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Don't call me fat - a first look at being overweight by Thomas, Pat, 1959- author.

Don't call me fat - a first look at being overweight

Childhood obesity is explored in a way that encourages positive interaction among children, parents, and teachers.

Mar 28, 2015
Draft horses - horses that work by Spiotta-DiMare, Loren.

Draft horses - horses that work

"Opens with a true story about a man and his draft horses and follows with the history of draft horses, what breeds are used, the training involved, what the horses do on the job, and what happens to draft horses when they retire"--Provided by publisher.

Mar 26, 2015
Draft horses - horses that work by Spiotta-DiMare, Loren.

Draft horses - horses that work

"Opens with a true story about a man and his draft horses and follows with the history of draft horses, what breeds are used, the training involved, what the horses do on the job, and what happens to draft horses when they retire"--Provided by publisher.

Mar 31, 2015
Dragonflies by Schuh, Mari C., 1975- author.

Dragonflies

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells how dragonflies fly and hunt for food. Includes picture glossary."--

Mar 31, 2015
Drama, rumors & secrets - staying true to yourself in changing times by Holyoke, Nancy.

Drama, rumors & secrets - staying true to yourself in changing times

Shares expert advice for how to avoid and diffuse drama-related challenges including jealousy, gossip, and cyberbullying, offering insights into the psychology of drama based on the experiences of real girls.

Mar 28, 2015
Drawing by Calver, Paul, author.

Drawing

Introduces the art of drawing and outlines simple drawing projects using felt-tipped pens, colored pencils, crayons, and chalks.

Mar 31, 2015
Dreams of freedom. by

Dreams of freedom.

"This inspirational book, following We Are All Born Free, contains 17 quotations about many different aspects of freedom, from the freedom to have an education to that not to be hurt or tortured, the freedom to have a home and the freedom to be yourself. All the chosen quotations are in simple words that can be understood by young children."--

Mar 31, 2015
Early people by Pipe, Jim, 1966- author.

Early people

Describes the lives of early prehistoric peoples, describing their early migratory-based existence, the discovery of fire, the invention of tools, the domestication of animals, the creation of art, and the gradual transitions to agricultural settlements,and town life.

Mar 25, 2015
Early people by Pipe, Jim, 1966- author.

Early people

From the earliest human-like apes to the use of stone-age tools, from the discovery of fire to the dawn of agriculture and civilization, this book explores how the earliest people lived.

Mar 31, 2015
Earth's cycles by Dakers, Diane, author.

Earth's cycles

"This fascinating book explains the patterns and cycles created on Earth by the influence of the Sun and the Moon, as well as by the Earth's magnetic poles and the planet's rotation on an axis. Informative text, vivid photographs, and detailed diagrams help explain patterns such as day and night, the four seasons, the lunar cycle, the rise and fall of tides, and weather cycles"--

Mar 25, 2015
Earth's cycles by Dakers, Diane, author.

Earth's cycles

"This fascinating book explains the patterns and cycles created on Earth by the influence of the Sun and the Moon, as well as by the Earth's magnetic poles and the planet's rotation on an axis. Informative text, vivid photographs, and detailed diagrams help explain patterns such as day and night, the four seasons, the lunar cycle, the rise and fall of tides, and weather cycles"--

Mar 31, 2015
Economics through infographics by Kenney, Karen Latchana.

Economics through infographics

Uses infographics to explain economic concepts, including global markets, currency exchange, and e-cycling.

Mar 25, 2015
Economics through infographics by Kenney, Karen Latchana.

Economics through infographics

The charts, maps, and illustrations in this book tell a visual story to help you better understand key concepts about economics.

Mar 31, 2015
Ecuador by Owings, Lisa.

Ecuador

"Developed by literacy experts for students in grades three through seven, this book introduces young readers to the geography and culture of Ecuador"--

Mar 31, 2015
Edgar Degas by Cernak, Linda, 1953- author.

Edgar Degas

"Introduces Edgar Degas as one of the greatest Impressionist artists by exploring the multiple techniques he used to create oil paintings, pastel drawings, and sculptures --

Mar 31, 2015
Egg - nature's perfect package by Jenkins, Steve, 1952- author.

Egg - nature's perfect package

"Explore how a simple, often colorful, sometimes surprisingly shaped package, reveals nature's life cycle, unusual animal defensive strategies, parenting behavior, evolution, and more, in this beautifully illustrated non-fiction picture book" --

Mar 31, 2015
Elephant seal by Owings, Lisa.

Elephant seal

"Engaging images accompany information about elephant seals. The combination of high-interest subject matter and narrative text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7"--

Mar 26, 2015
Elephant seal by Owings, Lisa.

Elephant seal

"Engaging images accompany information about elephant seals. The combination of high-interest subject matter and narrative text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7"--

Mar 31, 2015
Emmanuel's dream - the true story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah by Thompson, Laurie Ann.

Emmanuel's dream - the true story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah

Born in Ghana, West Africa, with one deformed leg, he was dismissed by most people--but not by his mother, who taught him to reach for his dreams. As a boy, Emmanuel hopped to school more than two miles each way, learned to play soccer, left home at age thirteen to provide for his family, and, eventually, became a cyclist. He rode an astonishing four hundred miles across Ghana in 2001, spreading his powerful message: disability is not inability. Today, Emmanuel continues to work on behalf of the

Mar 31, 2015
Enormous Smallness - A Story of E. E. Cummings by Di Giacomo, Kris (ILT)/ Burgess, Matthew

Enormous Smallness - A Story of E. E. Cummings

Mar 28, 2015