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If you were me and lived in... Greece - a child's introduction to culture around the world by Roman, Carole P., author.

If you were me and lived in... Greece - a child's introduction to culture around the world

See what life would be like if you lived in Greece.

May 21, 2015
If you were me and lived in... Hungary - a child's introduction to culture around the world by Roman, Carole P., author.

If you were me and lived in... Hungary - a child's introduction to culture around the world

See what life would be like if you lived in Hungary.

May 21, 2015
If you were me and lived in... Peru - a child's introduction to culture around the world by Roman, Carole P., author.

If you were me and lived in... Peru - a child's introduction to culture around the world

See what life would be like if you lived in Peru.

May 21, 2015
If you were me and lived in... Portugal - a child's introduction to cultures around the world by Roman, Carole P., author.

If you were me and lived in... Portugal - a child's introduction to cultures around the world

What types of foods would you eat if you lived in Portugal? What kind of games would you play? How would you greet your friends or tell your parents you love them? And where would you and your family go for fun?

May 21, 2015
If you were me and lived in... Scotland - a child's introduction to culture around the world by Roman, Carole P., author.

If you were me and lived in... Scotland - a child's introduction to culture around the world

See what life would be like if you lived in Scotland.

May 21, 2015
If you were me and lived in... South Korea - a child's introduction to cultures around the world by Roman, Carole P., author.

If you were me and lived in... South Korea - a child's introduction to cultures around the world

See what life would be like if you lived in South Korea.

May 21, 2015
Igneous rocks by Owings, Lisa, author.

Igneous rocks

"Get ready to get your hands dirty with Igneous Rocks. With its reader-friendly and interactive approach, this title covers key curriculum Earth science topics in an engaging way. This title explores the natural processes, how geologists study igneous rocks, and how igneous rocks relate to the reader's daily life"--

May 21, 2015
Igneous rocks by Owings, Lisa, author.

Igneous rocks

Introduces igneous rocks, discussing their characteristics; types; the rock cycle; how they are formed, classified, identified, and used; and landforms that are composed of them.

May 17, 2015
Iguanas by Hansen, Grace, author.

Iguanas

Learn all about scaly and cold-blooded iguanas through easy-to-read, simple text.

May 21, 2015
Illinois - the Prairie State by Price-Groff, Claire, author.

Illinois - the Prairie State

Surveys the history, geography, government, economy, and people of Illinois.

May 21, 2015
In Mary's garden by Kügler, Tina, author, illustrator.

In Mary's garden

Introduces Midwestern American artist Mary Nohl as a young girl who is just discovering her talent, and follows her as she transforms her home into a sculpture garden.

May 19, 2015
In Mary's garden by Kügler, Tina, author, illustrator.

In Mary's garden

"While the rest of her classmates were making pastries in cooking classes, Mary Nohl was making art--anything she fancied out of anything she could find. Inspiration struck Mary even when she wasn't looking for it. Mary used common objects to make uncommon art. And one day, her garden was a gallery"--Amazon.com.

May 21, 2015
In the waves by Stella, Lennon, author.

In the waves

A tale written to be sung to the tune of the debut original song by Lennon and Maisy finds the duo sharing a sunny day at the beach complete with boogie boards, homemade lemonade, and a sweet surprise ending.

May 18, 2015
Indianapolis 500 by Scarpati, Kevin, author.

Indianapolis 500

Looks into the history and rules of the five-hundred-mile car race in addition to the people who have played a part in it.

May 21, 2015
Investigating zombies and the living dead by Kamberg, Mary-Lane, 1948-

Investigating zombies and the living dead

Discusses the history and popularity of zombie lore.

May 21, 2015
iPod and electronics visionary Tony Fadell by Suen, Anastasia.

iPod and electronics visionary Tony Fadell

Do you spend hours tinkering with projects? Do you also love listening to and collecting music? So did inventor Tony Fadell. He combined two of his passions to create the iPod, the world's most popular music player. Even as a child, Fadell was curious about how things worked. He invented a new processor for his computer and sold it to Apple when he was still a teenager! Years later, Apple reached out to Fadell to create an iPod prototype, and he helped lead the team that revolutionized portable

May 21, 2015
iPod and electronics visionary Tony Fadell by Suen, Anastasia.

iPod and electronics visionary Tony Fadell

Discusses the life of the creator of the iPod, including his childhood interests in music and engineering, his early work with PDAs, and his current projects.

May 17, 2015
Ireland by Levy, Patricia, 1951-

Ireland

Provides comprehensive information on the geography, history, wildlife, governmental structure, economy, cultural diversity, peoples, religion, and culture of Ireland.

May 21, 2015
Issun Bôshi - the one-inch boy by Icinori (Publishing studio)

Issun Bôshi - the one-inch boy

Equipped with a needle and a rice bowl, Issun Bo^shi, an inch-tall boy, leaves home for the city and finds work as the companion to a nobleman's daughter, whom he uses his wits to save from a gigantic ogre.

May 21, 2015
Issun Bôshi - the one-inch boy by Icinori/ Grindell, Nicholas (TRN)

Issun Bôshi - the one-inch boy

Equipped with a needle and a rice bowl, Issun Bo^shi, an inch-tall boy, leaves home for the city and finds work as the companion to a nobleman's daughter, whom he uses his wits to save from a gigantic ogre.

May 17, 2015