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Cuba by Gregory, Joy, author. Cuba

Introduces Cuba, describing its geography and climate, industries, history, resources and wildlife, culture, politics, and sports.

Sep 26, 2016
Daytime visions - an alphabet by Isol, adapter, illustrator. Daytime visions - an alphabet

This alphabet book explores feelings, raises questions, and features rich, thought-provoking pictures.

Sep 26, 2016
Designer dog projects by Thomas, Isabel, 1979- Designer dog projects

Sep 26, 2016
Diego Rivera by Venezia, Mike. Diego Rivera

Introduces the life and work of the twentieth-century Mexican painter, describing and giving examples of his art.

Sep 26, 2016
Dining with dinosaurs - a tasty guide to Mesozoic munching by Bonner, Hannah, author. Dining with dinosaurs - a tasty guide to Mesozoic munching

"Sure you know T-Rex was the meat-eating king and brontosaurus munched on leaves, but what else was on the dino dining menu during the Mesozoic era? Meet the 'vores: carnivores, piscivores, herbivores, insectivores, "trashivores," "sunivores," and omnivores like us. Readers will be surprised and inspired to learn about dino diets and they'll get to explore how scientists can tell which dinosaurs ate what just from looking at fossils! Journey through artist and author Hannah Bonner's whimsical wo

Sep 26, 2016
District of Columbia - the nation's capital by Thomas, William, 1947- author. District of Columbia - the nation's capital

Sep 26, 2016
Do you really want to meet a badger? by Heos, Bridget, author. Do you really want to meet a badger?

"A boy goes to a prairie to look for a badger in the wild and observes how they hunt"--

Sep 26, 2016
Do you really want to meet a camel? by Heos, Bridget, author. Do you really want to meet a camel?

"A girl travels to the Gobi Desert, joins a group of photographers who are studying wild camels, and learns how camels have adapted to the desert and how they behave in the wild"--

Sep 26, 2016
Do you really want to meet a hippopotamus? by Heos, Bridget, author. Do you really want to meet a hippopotamus?

"A boy travels to Africa, observes hippopotamuses in the wild, and learns how dangerous they can be when defending their herds"--

Sep 26, 2016
Do you really want to meet a lion? by Meister, Cari, author. Do you really want to meet a lion?

"A child goes on a safari in Africa and observes lions hunting and lions' behavior in their pride"--

Sep 26, 2016
Do you really want to meet a moose? by Meister, Cari, author. Do you really want to meet a moose?

"A child goes on an adventure in a national park, learns how to track moose in the wild, and learns not to bother a baby moose with its mother"--

Sep 26, 2016
Do you really want to meet a shark? by Meister, Cari, author. Do you really want to meet a shark?

"A child learns about several shark species and then goes on a cage diving adventure to meet a great white shark"--

Sep 26, 2016
Do you really want to meet a wolf? by Heos, Bridget, author. Do you really want to meet a wolf?

"A girl visits Yellowstone National Park and observes a wolf pack's behavior in the wild"--

Sep 26, 2016
Do you really want to meet an elephant? by Meister, Cari, author. Do you really want to meet an elephant?

"A child learns about domesticated elephants and then goes on a trip to Sri Lanka to view Asian elephants in the wild"--

Sep 26, 2016
Do you really want to meet an orca? by Heos, Bridget, author. Do you really want to meet an orca?

"A girl goes to the coast of Norway to view killer whales in the ocean and observes their behavior in pods"--

Sep 26, 2016
Do you really want to meet an owl? by Heos, Bridget, author. Do you really want to meet an owl?

"After learning about several species of an owl, a boy goes to the wilderness nearby to observe owls' behavior in the wild"--

Sep 26, 2016
Droughts by Meister, Cari, author. Droughts

"Carefully leveled text and engaging full-color photos introduce early fluent readers to the science behind droughts, including where and why droughts happen and how to conserve water. Includes activity, glossary, and index."--

Sep 26, 2016
Duck hunting by Carpenter, Tom, 1962- author. Duck hunting

Learn what it takes to successfully harvest mallards, wood ducks, bluebills, and other waterfowl, known for being fast and elusive. --

Sep 26, 2016
Dyslexia by Squire, Ann, author. Dyslexia

"Learn all about dyslexia, from what causes it and how it affects people to how it is diagnosed and treated."--

Sep 26, 2016
Earthquakes by Meister, Cari, author. Earthquakes

"Carefully leveled text and engaging full-color photos introduce early fluent readers to the science behind earthquakes, including where and why earthquakes happen and how to stay safe when the ground starts to shake. Includes activity, glossary, and index."--

Sep 26, 2016