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2013 Boston Marathon by Williams, Heather, 1974- author. 2013 Boston Marathon

Oct 18, 2018
21st century bridges by Furgang, Kathy, author. 21st century bridges

"One of the most important things about living in today's modern world is the ability to travel. Bridges are one of the most important aspects of our modern transportation system. Since the beginning of civilizations, simple bridges have been used to get people over rivers, across valleys, and even across mountains. Today, technology allows engineers to design the most amazing architectural marvels in the world. This resource explores the fascinating history of bridge building and focuses on the

Oct 17, 2018
21st Century Tunnels by Blankenship, Leeann 21st Century Tunnels

Oct 18, 2018
21st-century airplanes by Idzikowski, Lisa, author. 21st-century airplanes

"This title spotlights aircraft building projects for the next century and beyond, highlighting the need for sustainable, safe construction--and the indispensable element of engineering mastery and skill. Anchored in the growing STEM field, this volume will contrast the feats of the past and the present--including the materials, builders, and creative problem-solvers behind them--to champion engineering masterpieces being built today and planned for tomorrow."--

Oct 17, 2018
A day in a forested wetland by Kurtz, Kevin, author. A day in a forested wetland

"Come along on a journey through the aquatic habitat of a forested wetland. Meet birds and bobcats, along with the beavers and beetles that call the soggy forest home. Kevin Kurtz continues his award-winning "A Day In" series, and once again delights readers with a rhythmic, nonfiction look into a typical day for the animals that live in this wet habitat."--

Oct 18, 2018
A day in the deep by Kurtz, Kevin. A day in the deep

"Travel deep into the ocean way below the surface and you'll encounter some creatures you never knew existed! This book takes you on a journey through the dark depths of the sea towards the ocean floor. Most ecosystems need sunlight, but deep in the ocean where the sun doesn't shine animals have adapted some very interesting ways to see, protect themselves, and eat. Discover the unique habitats, adaptations, and food chains of these deep-sea creatures"--Amazon.com.

Oct 18, 2018
A fearless leader - a Bible story about Deborah by Weaver, Rachel Spier, author. A fearless leader - a Bible story about Deborah

Oct 16, 2018
A first book of the sea by Davies, Nicola, 1958- author. A first book of the sea

Ours is a blue planet. The oceans cover more than two-thirds of its surface and constantly calls to us to play, explore, and dream. Our fascination with the sea is as endless as our means of enjoying it -- whether building sand castles, navigating by the stars, or observing strange and beautiful marine creatures. In a volume brimming with information, Nicola Davies and Emily Sutton capture the magic and majesty of the ocean with stunning words and pictures. Poems about manta rays, flying fish, a

Oct 16, 2018
A frog's life cycle by Dunn, Mary R, author. A frog's life cycle

Oct 19, 2018
A history of pictures for children - from cave paintings to computer drawings by Hockney, David, author. A history of pictures for children - from cave paintings to computer drawings

"A History of Pictures takes young readers on an adventure through art history. From cave paintings to video games, this book shows how and why pictures have been made, linking art to the human experience. Hockney and Gayford explain each piece of art in the book, helping young minds to grasp difficult concepts. The book tracks the many twists and turns toward artistic invention, allowing readers to fully appreciate how and why art has changed and includes an illustrated timeline of inventions.

Oct 16, 2018
A journey with Francisco Vázquez de Coronado by Kallen, Stuart A., 1955- author. A journey with Francisco Vázquez de Coronado

Oct 19, 2018
A Pandemonium of Parrots and Other Animals by Skipp, Hui (ILT) A Pandemonium of Parrots and Other Animals

Oct 19, 2018
Absolutely Everything! - A History of Earth, Dinosaurs, Rulers, Robots and Other Things Too Numerous to Mention by Lloyd, Christopher/ Forshaw, Andy (ILT) Absolutely Everything! - A History of Earth, Dinosaurs, Rulers, Robots and Other Things Too Numerous to Mention

Oct 19, 2018
Ada Lovelace by Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author. Ada Lovelace

Presents information about Ada Lovelace, from her childhood in England and her studies in mathematics to her development of the first computer programming language.

Oct 18, 2018
All about Anne by Metselaar, Menno, author. All about Anne

"Anne Frank's life story is told by answering the most frequently asked questions posed by young people visiting the Anne Frank House Museum in Amsterdam. Text, detailed photographs and beautiful illustrations combine to give the fullest picture of Anne's life, her diary and the Secret Annex. The book provides both an overview of the history of World War II and the Holocaust as well as intimate insights into the life of Anne Frank."--

Oct 17, 2018
Amazing makerspace DIY slippery slime by Crane, Cody, author. Amazing makerspace DIY slippery slime

"Shows the reader how to make slippery slime."--

Oct 18, 2018
Amazing migrations / Caribou! Elephants! Penguins! by Herrington, Lisa M, author. Amazing migrations / Caribou! Elephants! Penguins!

Oct 18, 2018
Amelia Earhart by Thomas, Isabel, 1979- author. Amelia Earhart

Presents an overview of the life and accomplishments of Amelia Earhart, describing her trailblazing nature and lasting influence.

Oct 16, 2018
American Indian Rights Movement by Braun, Eric American Indian Rights Movement

Oct 18, 2018
An illustrated treasury of Scottish folk and fairy tales by Breslin, Theresa, author. An illustrated treasury of Scottish folk and fairy tales

Amazon.com.

Oct 16, 2018
An inconvenient alphabet - Ben Franklin and Noah Webster's spelling revolution by Anderson, Beth, 1954- author. An inconvenient alphabet - Ben Franklin and Noah Webster's spelling revolution

Details the origins of Noah Webster's first American English dictionary and the struggles of Webster and Ben Franklin to help unify the new country through language in the 1780s.

Oct 16, 2018
Ancient Aliens - Did Historic Contact Happen? by Thomas, Rachael L. Ancient Aliens - Did Historic Contact Happen?

Oct 18, 2018
Animal antipodes - global opposites by Allen-Fletcher, Carly, author, illustrator. Animal antipodes - global opposites

Explores animal habitats around the globe by showing antipodes: locations that on opposite sides of the Earth. Each page must be turned upside-down to read the text for the antipode.

Oct 16, 2018
Animal facts or fibs by Russo, Kristin J., author. Animal facts or fibs

Oct 19, 2018
Animals of the World by Reynolds, Toby Animals of the World

Oct 18, 2018
Animation and presentation from Scratch / A 4D Book; an Augmented Reading Experience by Ziter, Rachel, author. Animation and presentation from Scratch / A 4D Book;  an Augmented Reading Experience

Learn the basics of coding using Scratch by focusing on simple coding techniques and language. This visual, hands-on guide will teach junior makerspace users how to recreate stories, make their stories, create presentations, and construct unique quizzes,all using Scratch. Download the Capstone 4D app to access a variety of bonus content--

Oct 18, 2018
Anne Frank by Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author. Anne Frank

Presents information about Anne Frank, including her childhood in Holland, her years in hiding, her death, and her legacy.

Oct 18, 2018
Apollo 8 - the mission that changed everything by Sandler, Martin W., author. Apollo 8 - the mission that changed everything

"A nation in need of hope, the most powerful rocket ever launched, and the first three men to break the bounds of Earth: Apollo 8 was headed to the moon. In 1957, when the USSR launched Sputnik I, the first man-made satellite to orbit Earth, America's rival in the Cold War claimed victory on a new frontier. The Space Race had begun, and the United States was losing. Closer to home, a decade of turbulence would soon have Americans reeling, with the year 1968 alone seeing the assassinations of Mar

Oct 18, 2018
Art in action - make a statement, change your world by Chavez, Matthew, author. Art in action - make a statement, change your world

"In this DIY guide, Chavez shows young readers how to create their very own art projects with a purpose. Young artists will be inspired to share their own perspectives and make a difference in their own worlds-from their homes to schools to neighborhoods and the whole broader world"--

Oct 16, 2018
At the Battle of Antietam - an interactive battlefield adventure by Doeden, Matt, author. At the Battle of Antietam - an interactive battlefield adventure

"This book explores various perspectives surrounding the Battle of Antietam in the Civil War. Readers are immersed in the action as their choices guide the narrative."--Provided by publisher.

Oct 18, 2018
At the Battle of Bull Run - an interactive battlefield adventure by Braun, Eric, 1971- author. At the Battle of Bull Run - an interactive battlefield adventure

Uses a choose-your-own adventure style to explore the Battle of Bull Run, including the experiences of a slave forced to fight for the South and a woman disguising herself as a man to fight for the Union.

Oct 18, 2018
At the Battle of the Ironclads - an interactive battlefield adventure by Doeden, Matt, author. At the Battle of the Ironclads - an interactive battlefield adventure

Uses a choose-your-own adventure style to explore the Battle of the Ironclads, including what it was like to serve aboard a Union ship during the battle.

Oct 18, 2018
At the Battle of Yorktown - an interactive battlefield adventure by Braun, Eric, 1971- author. At the Battle of Yorktown - an interactive battlefield adventure

Uses a choose-your-own adventure style to explore the Battle of Yorktown, including the experiences of a French officer fighting with the patriots, a slave promised freedom in exchange for fighting, and a woman working in the army.

Oct 18, 2018
ATVs by Marx, Mandy R, author. ATVs

"ATV races challenge drivers with jumps, sharp turns, and rough terrain. But these tough machines aren't just for racing. They can take you to more places than any other vehicle on land. Find out what makes ATVs so versatile and why they remain one of themost popular vehicles around."--

Oct 18, 2018
Bangladesh by Whyte, Mariam, author. Bangladesh

Bangladesh is a friendly and colorful country, known for its contradictions. It has a distinct culture, although the Bangladeshi people have fought for their own political identity for many years. Bangladesh is also one of the ten most populous countries in the world, although its borders have been hotly contested. Readers will explore this complex nation in this informative text through engaging sidebars, interesting facts, and vibrant photographs.

Oct 16, 2018
Basketball's best and worst - a guide to the game's good, bad, and ugly by McCollum, Sean, author. Basketball's best and worst - a guide to the game's good, bad, and ugly

Basketball is a game of makes and misses, dunks and doinks, wins and losses. Check out the very best and worst that basketball has to offer with Basketball's Best and Worst.

Oct 16, 2018
Beans to chocolate by Ridley, Sarah, 1963- author. Beans to chocolate

Oct 18, 2018
Bee to honey by Ridley, Sarah, 1963- author. Bee to honey

"Honey is a tasty food, but do you know where it comes from and how it ends up on supermarket shelves? Find out what worker bees are busy collecting from flowers, how it becomes honey in the hive, and the process that brings it to your table! Simple textis accompanied by large, attractive photographs"--

Oct 18, 2018
Belarus by Levy, Patricia, 1951- author. Belarus

Belarus as an official autonomous country only achieved independence in 1991. With a history of conflict, culture, and many different rulers, this former member of the Soviet Union must now strives to balance influence and values from both the East and the West. The people of Belarus have struggled to find a national identity, but today they hold strong to their traditions, language, beliefs, lifestyle, and culture. Through detailed text and photographs, readers will learn about historic and mod

Oct 19, 2018
Birds from head to tail by Roderick, Stacey, author. Birds from head to tail

Amazon.com.

Oct 16, 2018
Blossom to apple by Ridley, Sarah, 1963- author. Blossom to apple

"Apples are a tasty food, but do you know where they come from and how they end up on supermarket shelves? Follow the story of an apple from the first pink buds on an apple tree, through the farming process to packing houses and eventually to your fruit bowl! Simple text is accompanied by large, attractive photographs"--

Oct 16, 2018
Bugs don't hug - six-legged parents and their kids by Montgomery, Heather L., author. Bugs don't hug - six-legged parents and their kids

Meet the mamas and papas of the insect world in this fresh and funny nonfiction look at how bugs are like us from popular science author and teacher Heather Montgomery. Most insects don't take care of their young, but some do--in surprising ways. Some bugs clean up after their messy little ones, cater to their picky eaters, and yes--hug their baby bugs. A fun and clever look at parenting in the insect world, perfect for backyard scientists and their own moms and dads. Back matter includes furthe

Oct 16, 2018
Built for speed / Kangaroos! Cheetahs! Lizards! by Herrington, Lisa M, author. Built for speed / Kangaroos! Cheetahs! Lizards!

"Introduces the reader to fast animals."--

Oct 18, 2018
Camera tricks by Green, Sara, 1964- author. Camera tricks

"Engaging images accompany information about camera tricks. The combination of high-interest subject matter and narrative text is intended for students in grades 3 through 8"--

Oct 18, 2018
Caring for cats - a 4D book by Gagne, Tammy, author. Caring for cats - a 4D book

Oct 18, 2018
Caring for dogs - a 4D book by Gagne, Tammy, author. Caring for dogs - a 4D book

Learn how readers feed, clean up after, and care for a dog to keep it happy, healthy, and safe.

Oct 18, 2018
Caring for fish - a 4D book by Gagne, Tammy, author. Caring for fish - a 4D book

Oct 18, 2018
Caring for hamsters - a 4D book by Gagne, Tammy, author. Caring for hamsters - a 4D book

Oct 18, 2018
Caring for hermit crabs - a 4D book by Gagne, Tammy, author. Caring for hermit crabs - a 4D book

Oct 18, 2018
Caring for rabbits - a 4D book by Gagne, Tammy, author. Caring for rabbits - a 4D book

Oct 18, 2018
Caring in sports by Kortemeier, Todd, 1986- author. Caring in sports

Presents the game-changing power of caring in sports, including what it is, what can happen when no one cares, and how it can affect individuals.

Oct 19, 2018
Charles Darwin by Green, Dan, author. Charles Darwin

Charles Darwin's ideas about evolution caused both outrage and wonder, and quickly made him one of the most famous men in history. From his five-year voyage across the high seas to 20 years of research, follow Darwin on his adventure to prove a theory that would change the world.--

Oct 16, 2018
Charles Darwin's On the origin of species by Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951- author. Charles Darwin's On the origin of species

Oct 16, 2018
Children in Japanese American Confinement Camps by MacCarald, Clara Children in Japanese American Confinement Camps

Oct 18, 2018
Children on the American Frontier by Hamby, Rachel Children on the American Frontier

Oct 18, 2018
City Trails Barcelona by Lonely Planet Kids (COR) City Trails Barcelona

Oct 16, 2018
City Trails Singapore by Lonely Planet Kids (COR) City Trails Singapore

Oct 16, 2018
Civil Rights Movement by Braun, Eric Civil Rights Movement

Oct 18, 2018
Code girls - the true story of the American women who secretly broke codes in World War II by Mundy, Liza, 1960- author. Code girls - the true story of the American women who secretly broke codes in World War II

"A nonfiction chronicle of the courageous efforts of remarkable young women recruited by the US government to crack German and Japanese military codes during World War II."--Provided by publisher.

Oct 16, 2018
Code girls - the true story of the American women who secretly broke codes in World War II by Mundy, Liza, 1960- author. Code girls - the true story of the American women who secretly broke codes in World War II

"A nonfiction chronicle of the courageous efforts of remarkable young women recruited by the US government to crack German and Japanese military codes during World War II."--Provided by publisher.

Oct 17, 2018
Coding games from Scratch / An Augmented Reading Experience- 4D Book by Ziter, Rachel, author. Coding games from Scratch / An Augmented Reading Experience- 4D Book

Learn the basics of coding using Scratch by focusing on simple coding techniques and language. This visual, hands-on guide will teach junior makerspace users how to recreate stories, make their stories, create presentations, and construct unique quizzes,all using Scratch. Download the Capstone 4D app to access video tutorials, tips, and bonus projects for an augmented reality experience that extends learning beyond the printed page--

Oct 18, 2018
Coding in transportation by Noll, Elizabeth, author. Coding in transportation

"Relevant images match informative text in this introduction to coding in transportation. Intended for students in kindergarten through third grade"--Provided by publisher.

Oct 18, 2018
Coding in your home by Noll, Elizabeth, author. Coding in your home

"Relevant images match informative text in this introduction to coding in homes. Intended for students in kindergarten through third grade"--

Oct 18, 2018
Computer evidence by Kortuem, Amy, author. Computer evidence

Oct 18, 2018
Continents of the world by Reynolds, Toby, author. Continents of the world

"This colorful atlas of the world makes it easy for readers to locate specific information such as famous landmarks, festivals around the world, farming facts, food and drink, natural wonders, ancient wonders, and much more. Divided by continents and regions, this engaging book uses maps, images, and a numbering system to present fascinating information, facts, and figures in an easy-to-absorb fashion."--

Oct 16, 2018
Cool camouflage / Giraffes! Tigers! Seals! by Herrington, Lisa M, author. Cool camouflage / Giraffes! Tigers! Seals!

"Introduces the reader to cool camouflage."--

Oct 18, 2018
Counting Birds - The Idea That Helped Save Our Feathered Friends by Stemple, Heidi E. Y./ Robin, Clover (ILT) Counting Birds - The Idea That Helped Save Our Feathered Friends

Oct 18, 2018
Creeping slime - slime molds by Lawrence, Ellen, 1967- author. Creeping slime - slime molds

Oct 18, 2018
Creepy & Crawly - Technology Inspired by Animals by Miller, Tessa Creepy & Crawly - Technology Inspired by Animals

Oct 18, 2018
Cutting-edge artificial intelligence by Leigh, Anna, author. Cutting-edge artificial intelligence

Filled with cool photos and information about the latest in artificial intelligence technology, this book shows readers how AI has developed, how it is used, and how it will continue to develop for the future--

Oct 16, 2018
Cutting-edge augmented reality by Peterson, Christy, author. Cutting-edge augmented reality

Oct 18, 2018
Cutting-edge computing with Raspberry Pi by Goddu, Krystyna Poray, author. Cutting-edge computing with Raspberry Pi

Did you know there was an easy-to-use, affordable device that can help teach computer programming in a fun, innovative way? Learn about the latest in Raspberry Pi, as well as how it's used in homes and schools--

Oct 18, 2018
Czech Republic by Sioras, Efstathia, author. Czech Republic

The landlocked Czech Republic is not a large country, but it has a rich history. Known for its architectural treasures, lush forests, and a strong literary heritage, the Czech Republic was part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire and was united with Slovakia under the name Czechoslovakia before its peaceful independence in 1993. Since then, the Czech Republic has become a stable and prosperous parliamentary republic. Readers will learn more about this complex country and its distinctive culture in th

Oct 16, 2018
Dan's first day of school - a book about emotions by Dinmont, Kerry, 1982- author. Dan's first day of school - a book about emotions

Shares the different emotions children feel on their first day of school.

Oct 16, 2018
David's new bike - a book about being active by Dinmont, Kerry, 1982- author. David's new bike - a book about being active

Introduces readers to David's day of riding his new bike, including the benefits of being active and bike safety.

Oct 16, 2018
Dc Super Hero Science by Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing (COR) Dc Super Hero Science

Oct 19, 2018
Dear Libby - will you answer my questions about friendship? by Kiszner, Libby M., author. Dear Libby - will you answer my questions about friendship?

Deep and lasting friendships are essential to our psychological and physical well-being. According to recent studies, they even lower blood pressure and improve brain function. Teens, in particular, benefit greatly from a network of friends they can trust. Unfortunately, between bullying, teen violence, social anxiety, online gaming, and other issues, many teens feel isolated. In Dear Libby, trusted columnist Libby Kiszner answers real questions from real teens about friendship: What should I do

Oct 16, 2018
Democratic Republic of the Congo by Heale, Jay, author. Democratic Republic of the Congo

Describes the geography, history, government, economy, people, lifestyle, religion, languages, arts, leisure, festivals, and food of the third largest country in Africa, a former colony of Belgium.

Oct 16, 2018
Dinosaurs discovered by Lomax, Dean R., author. Dinosaurs discovered

Introduces dinosaurs, describing where they lived, what they ate, and how humans uncover more information about them.

Oct 16, 2018
Dirt bikes by Doeden, Matt, author. Dirt bikes

"Dirt bike racers soar over jumps and race through mud to the finish line. From motocross and supercross tracks to freestyle motocross, see dirt bikes in action and learn about the design that makes it possible for bikes and their riders to get big air."--

Oct 18, 2018
Discover Earth by Goldstein, Margaret J., author. Discover Earth

'With a focus on STEM and late-breaking information, this book shows how scientists have made discoveries about Earth throughout history and how they will continue to do so in the future."--

Oct 16, 2018
Discover Jupiter by Goldstein, Margaret J, author. Discover Jupiter

"From its history to its future, learn all about Jupiter, what it looks like, and how scientists study this huge planet."--

Oct 18, 2018
Discover Mars by Beth, Georgia, author. Discover Mars

"Vivid photos and up-to-date information teach readers about Mars, including details on climate and geography, how scientists have explored the planet, and what they hope to find out about Mars in the future"--

Oct 16, 2018
Discover Mercury by Beth, Georgia, author. Discover Mercury

"Young readers can explore Mercury and learn what scientists hope to discover about it in the future. Engaging text discussing up-to-date scientific information paired with photos from NASA create an engaging learning experience."--

Oct 18, 2018
Discover Neptune by Goldstein, Margaret J, author. Discover Neptune

"STEM highlights and information about recent scientific discoveries teach readers about Neptune, from its geography and climate to the ways it has been explored and what scientists hope to find out in the future."--

Oct 18, 2018
Discover Saturn by Beth, Georgia, author. Discover Saturn

"Informative text filled with STEM highlights teaches readers about Saturn, including recent discoveries made by the Cassini spacecraft and information about how scientists' ideas about the planet have changed over time."--

Oct 18, 2018
Discover Uranus by Beth, Georgia, author. Discover Uranus

"Young learners will find out all there is to know about Uranus and read about what scientists hope to discover in the future. Up-to-date information and a focus on STEM will keep readers engaged and informed."--

Oct 16, 2018
Discover Venus by Goldstein, Margaret J, author. Discover Venus

"Up-to-date scientific information will engage readers as they learn about Venus. With a focus on STEM and new discoveries, this informative text examines the planet Venus and discusses what scientists hope to learn about it."--

Oct 18, 2018
Dive in! - exploring our connection with the ocean by Eriksson, Ann, 1956- author. Dive in! - exploring our connection with the ocean

"Part of the nonfiction Orca Footprints series for middle readers, with color photographs throughout. Find out why the ocean matters, why it is an amazing place and what you can do to keep it that way."--

Oct 16, 2018
Dracula by Abdo, Kenny Dracula

Oct 18, 2018
Dragonflies by Perish, Patrick, author. Dragonflies

"Developed by literacy experts for students in kindergarten through grade three, this book introduces dragonflies to young readers through leveled text and related photos"--

Oct 19, 2018
Draw astonishing warrior mash-ups by Bolte, Mari, author. Draw astonishing warrior mash-ups

Provides step-by-step instructions for drawing warriors in unconventional situations, including a ninja cat, a martial arts mouse, a pirate bear, and a coyote cowboy.

Oct 19, 2018
Draw wild robot mash-ups by Bolte, Mari, author. Draw wild robot mash-ups

Provides step-by-step instructions for drawing robots in unconventional situations, including a cowbot, dread pirate robots, and a solar-powered samurai.

Oct 19, 2018
Drawing aircraft, ships, and high-speed vehicles - an augmented reading drawing experience by Cella, Clara, author. Drawing aircraft, ships, and high-speed vehicles - an augmented reading drawing experience

Amazon.com.

Oct 19, 2018
Drawing princesses, trolls, and other fairy-tale characters - an augmented reading drawing experience by Cella, Clara, author. Drawing princesses, trolls, and other fairy-tale characters - an augmented reading drawing experience

Amazon.com.

Oct 19, 2018
Dreamers by Morales, Yuyi, author, illustrator. Dreamers

Amazon.com.

Oct 16, 2018
Duck hunting by Carpenter, Tom, 1962- author. Duck hunting

Oct 19, 2018
E-sports game design by McCarthy, Cecilia Pinto, author. E-sports game design

"Explores professional electronic sports game design and what is involved in creating some of the best games available. Topics include the technology used and the importance of developing the game's story, characters, graphics, and sound. Includes glossary, index, and bibliography for further reading"--

Oct 19, 2018
Earth satellites by Morey, Allan, author. Earth satellites

"Engaging images accompany information about Earth satellites. The combination of high-interest subject matter and light text is intended for students in grades 2 through 7"--

Oct 19, 2018
Ecclesiastes - to everything there is a season by Rylant, Cynthia, author illustrator. Ecclesiastes - to everything there is a season

In the spirit of her acclaimed Dog Heaven and Cat Heaven, Newbery Medalist Cynthia Rylant illustrates verses from the King James Bible chapter of Ecclesiastes in a simple yet powerful folk art style.

Oct 16, 2018
Eels by Duhaime, Darla, author. Eels

Introduces the major characteristics of marine eels--fish that look like snakes--and discusses their behavior, diet, and young.

Oct 19, 2018
Elephants by Simon, Seymour Elephants

Oct 18, 2018
Eliza - the story of Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton by McNamara, Margaret, author. Eliza - the story of Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton

Presents the life of Eliza Hamilton, wife of founding father Alexander Hamilton, covering her early years in New York, her married life with Alexander, and her later years as a generous philanthropist.

Oct 19, 2018
Ellis Island - gateway to America by Mattern, Joanne, 1963- author. Ellis Island - gateway to America

Describes the island's history, its role as an immigration station, the examinations immigrants faced there, its conversion into a national park, and how the National Park Service works to protect and maintain it.

Oct 19, 2018
Emily goes to the park - a book about healthy habits by Dinmont, Kerry, 1982- author. Emily goes to the park - a book about healthy habits

Introduces readers to Emily's day at the park, including ways to stay safe at the park.

Oct 16, 2018
Endangered animals by Ganeri, Anita, 1961- author. Endangered animals

Thousands of animal species all around the world go extinct or are at risk of dying out every year. This enlightening book offers insight on what can be done to help combat some of the dangers that these animals face. Easy-to-digest sections focus on specific animals that are at risk, from tigers to turtles, and explain what hazards they face and what is being done to try to protect them. Colorful photographs and high-interest content will attract and captivate even the most reluctant readers.

Oct 16, 2018
Endangered people by Ganeri, Anita, 1961- author. Endangered people

Everyone has heard about endangered animals, but many people don't realize that humans can be endangered too. All around the world, groups of indigenous peoples' land and lives are being taken over, putting them at risk of being lost forever. This captivating book encourages readers to be globally conscious and offers a glimpse at what is being done to help save these unique communities. Colorful photographs and accessible text provide readers with a comprehensive look at some of the people and

Oct 16, 2018
Endangered places by Ganeri, Anita, 1961- author. Endangered places

Some of the world's most beautiful places are in danger of being lost to both natural and human-caused threats, but there may still be time to save them. This thought-provoking book takes readers on a journey around the world, looking at some of the most at-risk places on our planet. Colorful photographs and accessible text help readers understand the problems at hand and what is being done to try to combat them. This informative volume focuses on key environmental issues and encourages readers

Oct 16, 2018
Endangered plants by Ganeri, Anita, 1961- author. Endangered plants

When people hear about endangered species, they probably think about animals that are at risk of dying off, but many types of plants are considered endangered species, too. This thought-provoking book takes readers on a journey exploring the dangers that plants all over the world are facing, and what is being done to help combat these dangers. High-interest content will encourage readers to be environmentally conscious and think globally about important issues. Colorful photographs and accessibl

Oct 16, 2018
Engineer it! Canal projects by Bernhardt, Carolyn, author. Engineer it! Canal projects

Describes what canals are, how people use them, and how locks work, and provides step-by-step instructions for making six projects related to canals.

Oct 19, 2018
Engineer it! Dam projects by Bernhardt, Carolyn, author. Engineer it! Dam projects

Describes what dams are, how people use them, and different types, and provides step-by-step instructions for making five projects related to dams.

Oct 19, 2018
Engineer it! Road projects by Bernhardt, Carolyn, author. Engineer it! Road projects

Describes what roads are, how they are made, and different types, and provides step-by-step instructions for making six projects related to roads.

Oct 19, 2018
Engineer it! Tunnel projects by Bernhardt, Carolyn, author. Engineer it! Tunnel projects

Describes what tunnels are, how people use them, and how they are made, and provides step-by-step instructions for making five projects related to tunnels.

Oct 19, 2018
Engineering Mount Rushmore by Conley, Kate A., 1977- author. Engineering Mount Rushmore

"Mount Rushmore, a massive granite carving of four US presidents, is among the most famous landmarks in the United States. Engineering Mount Rushmore introduces readers to its designer, Gutzon Borglum, shows how workers turned a mountain into a monument,and explores how the US government protects the carving today. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resource

Oct 19, 2018
Engineering One World Trade Center by McCarthy, Cecilia Pinto, author. Engineering One World Trade Center

Oct 19, 2018
Engineering the Great Wall of China by LaPierre, Yvette, 1963- author. Engineering the Great Wall of China

Describes the building of the Great Wall of China, detailing the wall's purpose, the methods of engineering used, and conserving the wall today.

Oct 19, 2018
Enough! - 20 protesters who changed America by Easton, Emily, author. Enough! - 20 protesters who changed America

"From Samuel Adams to the students from Parkland, march through history with the heroic revolutionary protesters who changed America. These heroic protesters were not afraid to stand up for what they believed in. They are among the twenty change-makers in this book who used peaceful protests and brave actions to rewrite American history"--Jacket.

Oct 19, 2018
Epic fails by Loh-Hagan, Virginia, author. Epic fails

Oct 19, 2018
Everest by Sangma, Angela/ Feng, Lisk (ILT) Everest

Oct 16, 2018
Everglades by Hamalainen, Karina, author. Everglades

Learn true facts about Everglades National Park, including which plants and animals live there and how people are working to preserve the park.

Oct 16, 2018
Everything & everywhere - a fact-filled adventure for curious globe-trotters by Martin, Marc, author. Everything & everywhere - a fact-filled adventure for curious globe-trotters

"From Hong Kong to Reykjavi´k, Ulaanbaatar to New York City, enjoy a lush and unexpected journey around the world to discover what makes each place unique. Sleepy sloths, colorful cows, staggering skylines, terrible traffic--countless surprises await! All you need is a good guide and a little curiosity . . . so, what are you waiting for? Let's go! From award-winning author and illustrator Marc Martin comes a quirky, fact-filled adventure for curious globe-trotters, young and old"--

Oct 16, 2018
Exploring auroras by Kenney, Karen Latchana, author. Exploring auroras

Discusses how auroras occur, where they can be observed, and their history, and provides a timeline of aurora sightings and discoveries.

Oct 16, 2018
Exploring auroras by Kenney, Karen Latchana, author. Exploring auroras

Explore the amazing science behind auroras.

Oct 17, 2018
Exploring constellations by Latta, Sara L., author. Exploring constellations

Read this book to learn about the history of constellations in different cultures and how astronomers use constellations today.

Oct 16, 2018
Exploring meteor showers by Gallagher, Brigid, author. Exploring meteor showers

Learn about the history of meteor shower discoveries and how technology helps scientists study meteor showers today.

Oct 16, 2018
Eye Spy - Wild Ways Animals See the World by Duprat, Guillaume Eye Spy - Wild Ways Animals See the World

Oct 16, 2018
Eyewitness to the Harlem Hellfighters by Sherman, Jill, author Eyewitness to the Harlem Hellfighters

Describes the history and accomplishments of the 369th Infantry Regiment, a World War I unit of African American soldiers known as the Harlem Hellfighters, and explains the difficulties they and other African Americans faced at the time.

Oct 19, 2018
Fakers - an insider's guide to cons, hoaxes, and scams by Poole, Hilary W., author. Fakers - an insider's guide to cons, hoaxes, and scams

Offers an overview of some of the funniest, weirdest, and most influential cons, scams, and deceptions in history, looking at how the fakers do it, why people can be so easy to fool, and how readers can avoid becoming a sucker.

Oct 19, 2018
Farm animals by Hardyman, Robyn, author. Farm animals

"Information accompanies step-by-step instructions on how to make origami farm animals. The text level and subject matter are intended for students in grades 3 through 8"--

Oct 19, 2018
Fashion hacks - your fashion failures solved! by Rissman, Rebecca, author. Fashion hacks - your fashion failures solved!

"Fashion tips and tricks for teens and tweens"--

Oct 19, 2018
First generation - 36 trailblazing immigrants and refugees who make America great by Wallace, Sandra Neil, author. First generation - 36 trailblazing immigrants and refugees who make America great

"Artists and athletes. Educators and journalists. Activists and inventors. CEOs and comedians. Celebrate the genius, diversity, and grit of immigrants and refugees in this boldly illustrated guide to 36 American trailblazers. The men and women in this book represent nations from Somalia to Germany, from Syria to China, from Mexico to Sweden, and more. They are people like Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, international singing sensation Celia Cruz, star basketball player Dikembe Mutombo, wo

Oct 16, 2018
First words - Japanese by Lonely Planet Kids (COR) First words - Japanese

Labelled illustrations provide the English and Japanese words for foods, animals, buildings, workers, and other familiar topics, along with Japanese pronunciations.

Oct 16, 2018
First Words Italian by Lonely Planet Kids (COR)/ Mansfield, Andy (ILT)/ Iwohn, Sebastien (ILT) First Words Italian

Oct 16, 2018
First words Mandarin by First words Mandarin

"First Words Mandarin" features 100 words to use while traveling, from food and transport, to animals and weather.

Oct 16, 2018
Fish life cycles by Jacobson, Bray, author. Fish life cycles

From the candiru to the lionfish, there are so many kinds of fish on Earth. While all have different methods of production, the basic life cycle is the same, from egg to spawning swimmers. Readers are introduced to this general cycle as well as the important vocabulary needed to talk about it, such as fry and spawning. Accessible language and simple diagrams throughout the book provide a way for struggling readers to tackle science curriculum content.

Oct 16, 2018
Flags of the world by Coutts, Lyn, active 1998, author. Flags of the world

"Physical and political geography combine together in an appealing format that will interest kids doing reports and projects, as well as trivia seekers. Captivating photos with detailed captions accompany flag facts, high-interest tidbits, and geographical information on each country of the world."

Oct 18, 2018
Flippers & Fins by Miller, Tessa Flippers & Fins

Oct 18, 2018
Flowers by McNeilly, Linden, author. Flowers

Shares scientific and anecdotal information about each of the fifty states' official state flower.

Oct 19, 2018
Flying Fish by Duhaime, Darla Flying Fish

Oct 19, 2018
Food fight! - a mouthwatering history of who ate what and why through the ages by Steel, Tanya Wenman, author. Food fight! - a mouthwatering history of who ate what and why through the ages

"History of food, fun facts about food, plus recipes, for children"--

Oct 18, 2018
Football's best and worst - a guide to the game's good, bad, and ugly by Lyon, Drew, author. Football's best and worst - a guide to the game's good, bad, and ugly

Football is a game of touchdowns and fumbles, first downs and failures, wins and losses. Check out the very best and worst that football has to offer with Football's Best and Worst.

Oct 19, 2018
Fort McHenry - our flag was still there by Mattern, Joanne, 1963- author. Fort McHenry - our flag was still there

Describes the fort's construction, the man it was named for, the War of 1812 and the attack on the fort, Francis Scott Key's writing of the "Star-Spangled Banner,"and its current role as a national park.

Oct 19, 2018
Fossils by Rivera, Andrea, author. Fossils

Introduces readers to fossils, from dinosaur bones to leaf imprints, discussing what they are, how they are formed, and how they are used in art and engineering.

Oct 19, 2018
Four Square by Laughlin, Kara L. Four Square

Oct 19, 2018
Frankenstein by Abdo, Kenny Frankenstein

Oct 18, 2018
Freshwater ecosystems by Gagne, Tammy, author. Freshwater ecosystems

Presents the freshwater ecology of lakes, rivers, and ponds found around the world, describing the animals and plants that live in them, the effect they have on humans, and what humans can do to preserve thesm in the future.

Oct 19, 2018
Freshwater fishing by Carpenter, Tom, 1962- author. Freshwater fishing

Oct 19, 2018
Frida Kahlo by Thomas, Isabel, 1979- author. Frida Kahlo

"She endured great pain and hardship but used her bold, daring paintings to express her emotions and celebrate her identity. Discover one of the twentieth century's most fascinating artists in this colorful guide to her amazing life"--Back cover.

Oct 16, 2018
Fun experiments with electricity by Ives, Rob. Fun experiments with electricity

Oct 19, 2018
Fun experiments with forces and motion / Hovercrafts, Rockets, and More by Ives, Rob, author. Fun experiments with forces and motion / Hovercrafts, Rockets, and More

Oct 19, 2018
Fun experiments with matter / Invisible Ink, Giant Bubbles, and More by Ives, Rob, author. Fun experiments with matter / Invisible Ink, Giant Bubbles, and More

"Step-by-step instructions help readers conduct simple experiments to explore states of matter. Projects reveal how to create invisible ink, crystals, and more. Readers not only see science in action but come to understand the scientific concepts behind each project."--

Oct 19, 2018
Gallop! 100 fun facts about horses / 100 Fun Facts About Horses by Jazynka, Kitson, author. Gallop! 100 fun facts about horses / 100 Fun Facts About Horses

"Information about horses for children learning to read"--

Oct 16, 2018
Game design by Hackett, Jennifer, author. Game design

"Learn how video games are designed and find out how you can create games of your own."--

Oct 19, 2018
Gems by Rivera, Andrea, author. Gems

Presents facts about gem stones, covering how they are used and how they are formed.

Oct 19, 2018
Georgia by Spilling, Michael, author. Georgia

"Georgians enjoy life in proximity to mountains and the curative properties of the Black Sea. Exploring the strong presence of song, dance, and other cultural influences, this book brings Georgia into great focus. This volume explains the geography and people of Georgia, and is an excellent resource for anyone interested in learning more about this former Soviet republic."--

Oct 16, 2018
Girls think of everything - stories of ingenious inventions by women by Thimmesh, Catherine, author. Girls think of everything - stories of ingenious inventions by women

Expanded and revised, this new edition of the best-selling book celebrates the ingenious inventions of women throughout time. As inspiring as they are fascinating, these stories empower readers to imagine, to question, to experiment, and then to go forth... and invent.

Oct 18, 2018
Glam and gorgeous room - DIY projects for a stylish room by Wutschke, Heather, author. Glam and gorgeous room - DIY projects for a stylish room

Oct 19, 2018
Go show the world - a celebration of Indigenous heroes by Kinew, Wab, 1981- author. Go show the world - a celebration of Indigenous heroes

Using rhyming lyrics from a previously written rap song, Midewin author, Manitoba politician, and creator Kinew tells the stories of diverse Indigenous heroes both historical and contemporary from the U.S. and Canada.

Oct 16, 2018
Grasshoppers by Perish, Patrick, author. Grasshoppers

"Developed by literacy experts for students in kindergarten through grade three, this book introduces grasshoppers to young readers through leveled text and related photos"--

Oct 19, 2018
Grassland ecosystems by Gagne, Tammy, author. Grassland ecosystems

Oct 19, 2018
Greatest female athletes of all time by Kortemeier, Todd, 1986- author. Greatest female athletes of all time

"Learn more about the best of the best in the history of women's sports. The title also features informative sidebars, a glossary, and further resources."--Publisher's website.

Oct 19, 2018
Greatest moments in women's sports by Kortemeier, Todd, 1986- author. Greatest moments in women's sports

"Learn more about the most exciting and important moments in the history of women's sports. The title also features informative sidebars, a glossary, and further resources."--Publisher's website.

Oct 19, 2018
Greek Gods and Heroes by Baussier, Sylvie/ Almasty (ILT) Greek Gods and Heroes

Oct 18, 2018
Green slimers - opossums by Lawrence, Ellen, 1967- author. Green slimers - opossums

Oct 18, 2018
Guatemala by Sheehan, Sean, 1951- author. Guatemala

A land of extremes, from active volcanic peaks to dense rain forests, Guatemala has sustained great civilizations and attracted foreign conquerors. While shadows of its vicious, decades-long civil war still linger, Guatemala's people work toward peace and stability. Illuminating photographs and insightful facts help the reader discover what it's like to live in Guatemala.

Oct 19, 2018
Guinness world records - gamer's edition 2019 by Guinness World Records (COR) Guinness world records - gamer's edition 2019

Oct 16, 2018
Guinness world records. 2019, Gamer's edition by Guinness world records. 2019, Gamer's edition

The Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition 2019 is the global authority on all things videogames. The 12th edition of the world's best-selling videogames annual is bursting with amazing records, remarkable feats and marvellous achievements by gamers just like you, who have been inspired by the games they love to play.

Oct 17, 2018
Hair hacks - your tresses troubles solved! by Boone, Mary, 1963- author. Hair hacks - your tresses troubles solved!

Shares advice on hair care, including how to handle frizz, fly-aways, and split ends.

Oct 19, 2018
Hammering for freedom - the William Lewis story by Hubbard, Rita L., author. Hammering for freedom - the William Lewis story

The inspirational story of William "Bill" Lewis, a hardworking blacksmith who slowly saved his money to free his family--Publisher-provided summary.

Oct 19, 2018
Hansel & Gretel by Woollvin, Bethan, author, illustrator. Hansel & Gretel

In a fairy tale twist, Hansel and Gretel ransack Willow the good witch's gingerbread cottage and play havoc with her spells, driving the poor witch to her wit's end.

Oct 16, 2018
Harvest Mouse by Owen, Ruth Harvest Mouse

Oct 18, 2018
Haunted houses by Bodden, Valerie, author. Haunted houses

"Feel goosebumps begin to form as this title explores haunted houses around the world, surveying common haunted-house features and creepy stories about these places"--

Oct 19, 2018
Hedy Lamarr and classified communication by Loh-Hagan, Virginia, author. Hedy Lamarr and classified communication

Provided by publisher.

Oct 19, 2018
Heredity by Anders, Mason, author. Heredity

Oct 19, 2018
HerStory - 50 women and girls who shook up the world by Halligan, Katherine (Children's book editor), author. HerStory - 50 women and girls who shook up the world

"Move aside history--it's time for herstory. Celebrate fifty inspiring and powerful women who changed the world and left their mark in this lavishly illustrated biography compilation that's perfect for fans of Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls and She Persisted. Throughout history, girls have often been discussed in terms of what they couldn't or shouldn't do. Not anymore. It's time for herstory--a celebration of not only what girls can do, but the remarkable things women have already accom

Oct 18, 2018
Hidden Critters - Can You Find Them All? by Tekiela, Stan Hidden Critters - Can You Find Them All?

Oct 18, 2018
Hip-hop dance by Lanier, Wendy Hinote, author. Hip-hop dance

Introduces the history and basic concepts of hip-hop dance. Easy-to-read text, vibrant photos, and dance tips will make readers want to get up and dance.

Oct 19, 2018
Historic Monuments by McNeilly, Linden Historic Monuments

Oct 19, 2018
History's mysteries. Freaky phenomena - curious clues, cold cases, and puzzles from the past by Jazynka, Kitson, author. History's mysteries. Freaky phenomena - curious clues, cold cases, and puzzles from the past

Oct 16, 2018
Hockey Super Stats by Savage, Jeff, 1961- author. Hockey Super Stats

"With a vibrant design and loads of charts and graphs, this engaging book presents some of the most incredible facts and statistics about hockey from past to present."

Oct 19, 2018
Hold the meat - vegetarian sandwiches for kids by Deering, Alison, author. Hold the meat - vegetarian sandwiches for kids

Oct 19, 2018
Holiday gifts by Suen, Anastasia, author. Holiday gifts

Presents instructions for making such holiday crafted gifts as styrofoam print cards, silver snowflake frames, and a no-sew scarf.

Oct 19, 2018
Holidays by Hardyman, Robyn, author. Holidays

"Information accompanies step-by-step instructions on how to make origami holiday decorations. The text level and subject matter are intended for students in grades 3 through 8"--

Oct 19, 2018
Hollywood trivia - what you never knew about celebrity life, fame, and fortune by Weitzman, Elizabeth, author. Hollywood trivia - what you never knew about celebrity life, fame, and fortune

"Includes surprising, interesting trivia facts about Hollywood stars and movies"--

Oct 19, 2018
Hong Kong by Kagda, Falaq, author. Hong Kong

The people of Hong Kong treasure their leisure time because of often long work days and commutes. This book brings these pursuits into splendid focus including the many parks, beaches, and games residents enjoy. The book also highlights the history and traditions of Hong Kong in detailed sidebars and vivid photographs to engage the young reader.

Oct 16, 2018
Hooray for chefs! by Waldendorf, Kurt, author. Hooray for chefs!

"Carefully leveled text and fresh, vibrant photos engage young readers in learning about how chefs provide for their community. Age-appropriate critical thinking questions and a photo glossary help build nonfiction learning skills"--

Oct 19, 2018
Hooray for nurses! by Parkes, Elle, author. Hooray for nurses!

Oct 19, 2018
Hooray for pilots! by Parkes, Elle, author. Hooray for pilots!

Oct 19, 2018
Hooray for teachers! by Parkes, Elle, author. Hooray for teachers!

Provides information about how teachers serve their community.

Oct 19, 2018
Horned lizard by Bluemel Oldfield, Dawn, author. Horned lizard

What's that lizard with the spikes all over its body? It's a horned lizard! Beginning readers will learn all about these strange yet wonderful creatures in this delightful title. They will also learn basic information about horned lizards, including what they eat and how they stay safe from their enemies by squirting blood from their eyes!

Oct 16, 2018
How are caves formed? by Best, B. J., 1976- author. How are caves formed?

Describes how caves are formed by the acidic action of water on limestone bedrock.

Oct 19, 2018
How Big Is Big? How Far Is Far? All Around Me by Little Gestalten (COR)/ Jun, Cen (ILT) How Big Is Big? How Far Is Far? All Around Me

Oct 18, 2018
How Do Bridges Not Fall Down? - A Book About Architecture & Engineering by Shand, Jennifer/ Bassani, Srimalie (ILT) How Do Bridges Not Fall Down? - A Book About Architecture & Engineering

Oct 18, 2018
How Do Seesaws Go Up and Down? by Shand, Jennifer How Do Seesaws Go Up and Down?

Oct 18, 2018
How does a lighthouse work? by Belyaev, Roman. How does a lighthouse work?

"How can we tell one lighthouse from another? What does a lighthouse keeper do? Where are the most unusual lighthouses in the world? Depart on an enchanting voyage with the school children in this book to discover the answers to these questions along with other fascinating facts about lighthouses and how they work."--Publisher's description.

Oct 18, 2018
How Does Congress Work? by Small, Cathleen How Does Congress Work?

Oct 18, 2018
How to be a good citizen - a question and answer book about citizenship by James, Emily, 1983- author. How to be a good citizen - a question and answer book about citizenship

Explains why it is important to be a good citizen and provides examples of children acting like good citizens.

Oct 19, 2018
How to be tolerant - a question and answer book about tolerance by James, Emily, 1983- author. How to be tolerant - a question and answer book about tolerance

Oct 19, 2018
How to draw cute animals by Nguyen, Angela, author, illustrator. How to draw cute animals

"Enter planet CUTE! This follow-up to How to Draw Cute Stuff teaches kids how to draw a menagerie of adorable creatures, from cats, dogs, hedgehogs, and hamsters to dolphins, bunnies, swans, and unicorns. An introduction explains the popular Kawaii style of art, step-by-step how-to sequences make the process simple enough for beginners, and interactive pages get budding artists practicing right away."--

Oct 16, 2018
How to draw cute stuff / Draw Anything and Everything in the Cutest Style Ever! by Nguyen, Angela, author. How to draw cute stuff / Draw Anything and Everything in the Cutest Style Ever!

Presents step-by-step, illustrated instructions for drawing in a style that emphasizes simple, rounded shapes; faces with large eyes and sweet expressions; and personifying inanimate objects, including such subjects as animals, food, and vehicles.

Oct 16, 2018
How to draw monsters and more scary stuff by Emberley, Ed, author, illustrator. How to draw monsters and more scary stuff

Using simple shapes and squiggles, learn how to draw all sorts of scary stuff--including monsters, witches, werewolves, bats, and more!

Oct 18, 2018
Hubots - real-world robots inspired by humans by Becker, Helaine, author. Hubots - real-world robots inspired by humans

Amazon.com.

Oct 19, 2018
Human environmental impact - how we affect Earth by Sawyer, Ava, author. Human environmental impact - how we affect Earth

Oct 19, 2018
Human rights for all by Hunt, Jilly, author. Human rights for all

Takes an in-depth look at stories related to human rights around the world, covering such topics as women's rights, the rights of children, and the role of the United Nations.

Oct 19, 2018
Humans and Earth's atmosphere - what's in the air? by Sawyer, Ava, author. Humans and Earth's atmosphere - what's in the air?

Oct 19, 2018
Humans and other life on Earth - sharing the planet by Sawyer, Ava, author. Humans and other life on Earth - sharing the planet

Explains how human influence has both positvely and negatively affected other life on the planet, from hunting affecting animal populations to pollution and deforestation affecting habitats and biomes.

Oct 19, 2018
Humans and the hydrosphere - protecting Earth's water sources by Sawyer, Ava, author. Humans and the hydrosphere - protecting Earth's water sources

Oct 19, 2018
I am Neil Armstrong by Meltzer, Brad, author. I am Neil Armstrong

"A biography of Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon"--

Oct 19, 2018
I want to be a police officer by Driscoll, Laura, author. I want to be a police officer

Explains what a police officer is and what their responsibilities are, including keeping people safe.

Oct 18, 2018
I want to be a veterinarian by Driscoll, Laura, author. I want to be a veterinarian

Explains what a veterinarian is and what their responsibilities are, including helping animals who are sick or hurt.

Oct 18, 2018
Ice dancing by Throp, Claire. Ice dancing

Introduces ice dancing, describing the skills needed and the rules of competition, and profiles some of the most notable ice dancers of yesterday and today.

Oct 19, 2018
If da Vinci painted a dinosaur by Newbold, Amy. If da Vinci painted a dinosaur

Amy Newbold writes on nineteen artists' styles while Greg Newbold illustrates the different artists such as Edgar Degas' dinosaur ballerinas, Cassius Coolidge's dinosaurs playing Go Fish, and Hokusai's dinosaurs surfing a giant wave.

Oct 16, 2018
If Picasso painted a snowman by Newbold, Amy, author, illustrator. If Picasso painted a snowman

Introduces a variety of nineteenth and twentieth century painters--including Picasso, O'Keefe, Seurat, and Jacob Lawrence--and their distinctive styles, through paintings of snowmen as each artist might have portrayed them.

Oct 19, 2018
Immigrants from Mexico and Central America by Berne, Emma Carlson, author. Immigrants from Mexico and Central America

"In today's uncertain world, many families are leaving their home countries and seeking a better life in the United States. Immigrants from Mexico and Central America explores the stories of two boys who left their home countries to find a better life inthe United States. Follow their journeys to find out why they left their homelands and understand the challenges they faced in moving to a new country."--

Oct 18, 2018
Insect life cycles by Jacobson, Bray, author. Insect life cycles

Many insects hatch from eggs and molt several times as they grow bigger. Others, such as butterflies, undergo a complete metamorphosis. A common science curriculum topic, insect life cycles may be confusing because of these differences. However, this book breaks down these cycles into easy-to-understand steps in both accessible language and colorful diagrams readers can turn to for review again and again. The most important vocabulary needed to talk about insect life cycles is further explained

Oct 16, 2018
Invention of Facebook and Internet privacy by Orr, Tamra, author. Invention of Facebook and Internet privacy

Imagines three different perspectives on the the founding of Facebook, one from a Harvard student, one from a Harvard professor, and one from a potential investor.

Oct 19, 2018
Irish dance by Lanier, Wendy Hinote, author. Irish dance

Oct 19, 2018
Jane C. Wright and chemotherapy by Loh-Hagan, Virginia, author. Jane C. Wright and chemotherapy

"The 21st Century Junior Library Women Innovators series highlights the contributions of women to STEM fields. Jane C. Wright and Chemotherapy examines the life of this important woman and her contributions to cancer treatment. Sidebars encourage readersto engage in the material by asking deeper questions or conducting individual research. Full color photos, a glossary, and a listing of additional resources all enhance the learning experience."--

Oct 18, 2018
Jane Goodall by Vegara, Ma. Isabel Sanchez/ Cerocchi, Beatrice (ILT) Jane Goodall

Oct 18, 2018
Jazz dance by Ransom, Candice F., 1952- author. Jazz dance

Introduces the history and basic concepts of jazz dance. Easy-to-read text, vibrant photos, and dance tips will make readers want to get up and dance.

Oct 19, 2018
Josephine Baker by Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author. Josephine Baker

Presents information about Josephine Baker, from her childhood in St. Louis and her early career in New York to her rise to fame in France and her role as a spy in World War II.

Oct 18, 2018
Kid scientists - true tales of childhood from science superstars by Stabler, David, author. Kid scientists - true tales of childhood from science superstars

"Forget the moon landing, the Nobel prizes, and the famous inventions. When the world's most brilliant scientists were growing up, they had regular-kid problems just like you. Albert Einstein daydreamed instead of paying attention in class. Jane Goodall got in trouble for bringing worms and snails in her house. And Neil deGrasse Tyson had to start a dog-walking business to save up money to buy a telescope. Kid Scientists tells these stories and more with full-color cartoon illustrations on nearl

Oct 18, 2018
Kids' guide to camping - all you need to know about having fun outdoors by Winner, Cherie, author. Kids' guide to camping - all you need to know about having fun outdoors

Oct 18, 2018
Kids' guide to hiking - all you need to know about having fun while hiking by Olsson, Helen, author. Kids' guide to hiking - all you need to know about having fun while hiking

Oct 18, 2018
Kids' guide to paddling - all you need to know about having fun while paddling by Watson, Tom, 1947- author. Kids' guide to paddling - all you need to know about having fun while paddling

"A kids' guide to kayaking, canoeing, and paddle boarding, this book teaches kids how to comfortably and safely paddle for hours, what to bring on the trip, and how to traverse the water like a pro. Also learn of beautiful places to paddle" --

Oct 19, 2018
Kuwait by O'Shea, Maria, author. Kuwait

A book for young readers about the history and culture of the Middle Eastern country Kuwait.

Oct 16, 2018
L. M. Montgomery by Vegara, Maria Isabel Sanchez/ Allepuz, Anuska (ILT) L. M. Montgomery

Oct 18, 2018
Laos by Mansfield, Stephen, author. Laos

"A book about the history, geography, culture, religion, etc. of Laos"--

Oct 16, 2018
LEGO Star Wars ideas book by Dolan, Hannah, author. LEGO Star Wars ideas book

This book features 200 imaginative play and building ideas, from LEGO projects that take just a few minutes and a handful of bricks, to builds to keep you occupied for hours. Set up a game of LEGO Star Wars skittles, create a pencil pot shaped like your favorite Sith or Jedi, build a fleet of tiny TIEs, design Darth Vader's family tree, and customize a podracer. Challenge a friend to take on a rathtar, mix up your minifigures, stage your favorite movie battle scene with LEGO StarWars bricks-and

Oct 18, 2018
Leonardo da Vinci by Thomas, Isabel, 1979- author. Leonardo da Vinci

Presents an overview of the life and accomplishments of Leonardo da Vinci, describing his inventions and lasting influence.

Oct 16, 2018
Let's celebrate women's equality day by DeRubertis, Barbara, author. Let's celebrate women's equality day

American women fought for over 100 years to win the right to vote. From Susan B. Anthony to Ida B. Wells, many powerful American heroes lent their voices to this movement. Every year on Women's Equality Day and International Women's Day, we celebrate past victories and work toward a more equal future.

Oct 16, 2018
Liberia by Levy, Patricia, 1951- author. Liberia

The country of Liberia boasts a rich history and a vibrant culture. Founded as a home for former slaves and free blacks from the United States and the Caribbean, Liberia is unique among its African neighbors as the political, economic, and social structures of the country are derived from both American and African traditions. Reader will learn about the challenges facing Liberia today, as well as the customs, cuisine, and artistic contributions of the Liberian people.

Oct 16, 2018
Life Cycle of a Honeybee by Holmes, Kristy Life Cycle of a Honeybee

Oct 18, 2018
Life cycle of a shark by Holmes, Kirsty, author. Life cycle of a shark

Oct 18, 2018
Life With a Learning Disorder by Bow, James Life With a Learning Disorder

Oct 18, 2018
Life With ADHD by Bow, James Life With ADHD

Oct 18, 2018
Life With Autism by Ford, Jeanne Marie Life With Autism

Oct 18, 2018
Life With Blindness by Yasuda, Anita Life With Blindness

Oct 18, 2018
Life With Cancer by Wyskowski, Lindsay Life With Cancer

Oct 18, 2018
Life With Cerebral Palsy by Ford, Jeanne Marie Life With Cerebral Palsy

Oct 18, 2018
Life With Cystic Fibrosis by Ford, Jeanne Marie Life With Cystic Fibrosis

Oct 18, 2018
Life With Epilepsy by MacCarald, Clara Life With Epilepsy

Oct 18, 2018
Life With Food Allergies by Gulati, Annette Life With Food Allergies

Oct 18, 2018
Life With Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis by Bow, James Life With Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

Oct 18, 2018
Life With Spina Bifida by Ayarbe, Heidi Life With Spina Bifida

Oct 18, 2018
Life With Type 1 Diabetes by Maccarald, Clara Life With Type 1 Diabetes

Oct 18, 2018
Light the menorah! - a Hanukkah handbook by Jules, Jacqueline, 1956- author. Light the menorah! - a Hanukkah handbook

In this Hanukkah handbook for the contemporary Jewish family, holiday history, rituals, activities, songs, and recipes provide tools for creating meaningful family moments in the light of the menorah. Includes brief reflections to read aloud before reciting the candle-lighting blessings on each of the eight nights of Hanukkah.

Oct 18, 2018
Lights, camera, Alice! - the thrilling true adventures of the first woman filmmaker by Rockliff, Mara, author. Lights, camera, Alice! - the thrilling true adventures of the first woman filmmaker

Describes the life and achievements of Alice Guy-Blache´, the first woman filmmaker, who was one of the industry's first and greatest innovators.

Oct 16, 2018
Little Golden Book Bible favorites. by Ditchfield, Christin/ Cook, Ande (ILT) Little Golden Book Bible favorites.

A collection of Bible stories, including stories about Noah, Adam, David, and Jesus.

Oct 18, 2018
Living Through the Civil War by Pierre, Yvette Living Through the Civil War

Oct 18, 2018
Living Through World War II by Eboch, M.M. Living Through World War II

Oct 18, 2018
Lovely beasts - the surprising truth by Gardner, Kate, author. Lovely beasts - the surprising truth

The author lists several animals that many people would consider scary (sharks), ugly (bats), or creepy (spiders) then explains how they benefit their biological niche, and humans!

Oct 16, 2018
Madagascar by Heale, Jay, author. Madagascar

"Madagascar has a complex and varied history as a place where Southeast Asian and East African roots combined with French colonialism. Through full-color photographs, sidebars, maps, and a timeline, this book explores the government, traditions, people, and biodiversity of this unique island nation."--Amazon.com.

Oct 16, 2018
Make it yourself! - coloring & doodling by Polinsky, Paige V., author. Make it yourself! - coloring & doodling

Learn about makerspaces with Make It Yourself! Coloring & Doodling! Young makers will discover what makerspaces are and how to hold maker events. Kids will decorate tennis shoes, design CD art, make reusable doodle tables, and more. Each project has color photos and easy-to-follow instructions. Special techniques and tips help kids make the most of their makerspace experiences.

Oct 16, 2018
Make it yourself! - comics & graphic novels by Schneider, Christa, author. Make it yourself! - comics & graphic novels

Presents tips and guidance for creating comic and graphic novel crafts, including a hand-lettered promo poster, a graphic novel folder, and a story panel design.

Oct 16, 2018
Marie Curie by Thomas, Isabel, 1979- author. Marie Curie

Presents an overview of the life and accomplishments of Marie Curie, describing her work with radioactivity and lasting influence.

Oct 16, 2018
Markus Notch Persson, Minecraft mogul by Doeden, Matt, author. Markus Notch Persson, Minecraft mogul

Amazon.com.

Oct 19, 2018
Marshfield Memories - more stories about growing up by Fletcher, Ralph J, author. Marshfield Memories - more stories about growing up

"This heartfelt memoir sequel to Marshfield Dreams captures the boyhood years of twelve-year-old Ralph Fletcher in relatable episodes of everyday triumphs and disappointments"--

Oct 18, 2018
Martin and Bobby - a journey toward justice by Murphy, Claire Rudolf, author. Martin and Bobby - a journey toward justice

"Martin and Bobby follows the lives and final days of Martin Luther King, Jr., and Robert Kennedy, showing how and where their work intersected and how their initially wary relationship evolved from challenging and testing one another to finally "arriving in the same place" as allies fighting poverty and racism"--

Oct 16, 2018
Maserati GranTurismo by Oachs, Emily Rose, author. Maserati GranTurismo

"Engaging images accompany information about the Maserati GranTurismo. The combination of high-interest subject matter and light text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7"--

Oct 18, 2018
Memory fun - facts, trivia, and quizzes by Olson, Elsie, 1986- author. Memory fun - facts, trivia, and quizzes

Play some games and test your memory.

Oct 16, 2018
Mindfulness for kids with ADHD - skills to help children focus, succeed in school & make friends by Burdick, Debra E., author. Mindfulness for kids with ADHD - skills to help children focus, succeed in school & make friends

"Mindfulness for kids with ADHD offers fun and accessible mindfulness exercises to help your child successfully navigate all areas of life. The activities in this easy-to-use workbook will help your child develop self-awareness and self-reflection--two skills that kids with ADHD often need extra help with. Your child will also learn the process of setting intention, as well as specific mindfulness skills to regulate emotions and improve concentration, hyperactivity, behavior, stress level, and r

Oct 16, 2018
Mission Python - Code a Space Adventure Game! by McManus, Sean Mission Python - Code a Space Adventure Game!

Oct 16, 2018
Mother Teresa by Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), author. Mother Teresa

Presents information about Mother Teresa, from her childhood in Macedonia and her lifelong goal to help the sick and poor to her relief work in Calcutta and her status as a saint.

Oct 18, 2018
Mount Rainier by Mattern, Joanne, 1963- author. Mount Rainier

An active volcano that towers 14,410 feet above sea level, Mount Rainier is one of the most distinctive sights of the Pacific Northwest. Readers will explore the incredible national park that is centered around the enormous volcano, learning about the local wildlife and geography as they go. They will also learn about the natural history of the area, find out how it became a national park, and discover which environmental challenges the park is facing today.

Oct 16, 2018
Mrs. Nelson's class by Mrs. Nelson's class

Poems inspired by a 1955 family photo of Mrs. Nelson, a school teacher, and her 2nd grade elementary class. Mrs. Nelson was the only person of color in the photo with 20 white children. Twenty poets each "claimed" a child in the photo, and wrote one or two poems in the voice of the child, with perspectives about Mrs. Nelson and their own lives on a Salina, Kansas Air Force base.

Oct 16, 2018
Music Legends by Guilleminot, Herv/̌ Masi, Jřm̥e (ILT) Music Legends

Oct 18, 2018
Music trivia - what you never knew about rock stars, recording studios, and smash-hit songs by Klepeis, Alicia, 1971- author. Music trivia - what you never knew about rock stars, recording studios, and smash-hit songs

"Provides exciting, interesting trivia about popular music and the music industry"--

Oct 19, 2018
My first classical music book by Helsby, Genevieve. My first classical music book

Amazon.com.

Oct 16, 2018
My mixed emotions - help your kids handle their feelings by Greenwood, Elinor, author. My mixed emotions - help your kids handle their feelings

Feelings can be complicated, and learning to express them is a skill that must be developed. My Mixed Emotions is here to coach children through a variety of emotions and situations including dealing with bullying, understanding grief, and coping with large family changes, such as divorce. Divided into happiness, fear, anger, and sadness, My Mixed Emotions explores the four main emotions, the reasons why we feel them, and the science behind each one. Children will discover great things about the

Oct 19, 2018
Near-death experiences by Karst, Ken, author. Near-death experiences

"An investigative approach to the curious phenomena and mysterious circumstances surrounding near-death experiences, from survivors' personal accounts to psychological studies to hard facts"--

Oct 19, 2018
Nelson Mandela by Thomas, Isabel, 1979- author. Nelson Mandela

Presents an overview of the life and accomplishments of Nelson Mandela, describing his time in prison and lasting influence.

Oct 16, 2018
Never too young! - 50 unstoppable kids who made a difference by Weintraub, Aileen, 1973- author. Never too young! - 50 unstoppable kids who made a difference

"Meet 50 super-inspiring kids! It's never too early--and you're never too young-- to make a difference in the world! The amazing musicians, writers, scientists, athletes, activists, and other fascinating kids in this book accomplished great feats by the age of eighteen. They impacted people's lives by coming up with new inventions, making art and music, competing in sports, and speaking out about important issues. Let their incredible stories inspire you to follow your dreams, achieve your goals

Oct 16, 2018
Not my idea - a book about whiteness by Higginbotham, Anastasia, author. Not my idea - a book about whiteness

Explains that although many adults do not care to admit it, color does still matter in the United States; discusses racism and the fight against it; and argues that bias is a problem for whites, but that white people do not have to accept it.

Oct 18, 2018
Offbeat sports by Marthaler, Jon, author. Offbeat sports

Looks at some of the most unusual sports played today, from such traditional games as hurling and such nineteenth-century developments as bike polo to such new inventions as quidditch.

Oct 19, 2018
On the news - our first talk about tragedy by Roberts, Jillian, 1971- author. On the news - our first talk about tragedy

Introduces young readers to tragedy and gently explains what tragedy is, the feelings a tragedy can create, and how to manage those feelings.

Oct 16, 2018
P Is for Pterodactyl - The Worst Alphabet Book Ever by Haldar, Raj/ Beddia, Maria (ILT)/ Carpenter, Chris P Is for Pterodactyl - The Worst Alphabet Book Ever

Oct 16, 2018
Papua New Guinea by Gascoigne, Ingrid, author. Papua New Guinea

"A book about the history, economy, culture, religion, geography, etc. of Papua New Guinea"--

Oct 19, 2018
Paul writes (a letter) by Raschka, Christopher, author. Paul writes (a letter)

Chris Raschka breathes new life into the letters of Paul the Apostle with this inviting book. Each sumptuous page distills the main themes of Paul's epistles into approachable, appealing language. Chris Raschka expertly depicts Paul's sincerity and compassion, sadness and pain, giving readers a true sense of who Paul really was.

Oct 19, 2018
Peaceful fights for equal rights by Sanders, Rob, 1958- author. Peaceful fights for equal rights

"In Knit a Hat, Take a Knee, young readers are taken through their #resistance ABCs. Through lyrically sparse writing, Rob Sanders introduces abstract concepts like "fighting for what you believe in" and turns them into something actionable"--

Oct 16, 2018
People of Peace - 40 Inspiring Icons by Mirza, Sandrine/ Duo, Le People of Peace - 40 Inspiring Icons

Oct 18, 2018
Peter's bus ride - a book about bus safety by Dinmont, Kerry, 1982- author. Peter's bus ride - a book about bus safety

"Introduces readers to Peter and how he rides the bus to and from school. Discusses bus safety on and off the bus. Additional features to aid comprehension include vivid photographs, Common Core questions and activities, a phonetic glossary, and sources for further research."--

Oct 16, 2018
Pies from nowhere - how Georgia Gilmore sustained the Montgomery bus boycott by Romito, Dee, author. Pies from nowhere - how Georgia Gilmore sustained the Montgomery bus boycott

"Georgia decided to help the best way she knew how. She worked together with a group of women and together they purchased the supplies they needed--bread, lettuce, and chickens. And off they went to cook. The women brought food to the mass meetings that followed at the church. They sold sandwiches. They sold dinners in their neighborhoods. As the boycotters walked and walked, Georgia cooked and cooked. Georgia Gilmore was a cook at the National Lunch Company in Montgomery, Alabama. When the bus

Oct 16, 2018
Poison slimers - poison dart frogs, sea cucumbers & more by Lawrence, Ellen, 1967- author. Poison slimers - poison dart frogs, sea cucumbers & more

Oct 18, 2018
Pokémon super deluxe essential handbook - the need-to-know stats and facts on over 800 characters! by Pokémon super deluxe essential handbook - the need-to-know stats and facts on over 800 characters!

Amazon.com.

Oct 18, 2018
Police officers by Arnold, Tedd, author, illustrator. Police officers

Fly Guy and Buzz visit a police station and learn about police officers and what they do.

Oct 18, 2018
Politics and the media by Mara, Wil, author. Politics and the media

Oct 18, 2018
Pope Francis - builder of bridges by Otheguy, Emma, author. Pope Francis - builder of bridges

Amazon.com.

Oct 18, 2018
Powerful predators / Sharks! Polar Bears! Lions! by Herrington, Lisa M, author. Powerful predators / Sharks! Polar Bears! Lions!

Oct 18, 2018
Prince Harry & Meghan - royals for a new era by Sherman, Jill, author. Prince Harry & Meghan - royals for a new era

Amazon.com.

Oct 19, 2018
Pro basketball's underdogs - players and teams who shocked the basketball world by Braun, Eric, 1971- author. Pro basketball's underdogs - players and teams who shocked the basketball world

"Basketball fans love to cheer for the underdog, and every season they get reminded that anything can happen in pro basketball. An undrafted player can become and All-Star. A franchise known as a perennial loser can rise up and win the NBA championship. This book presents thrilling tales of players and teams who have shocked the basketball world."--

Oct 16, 2018
Pro football's underdogs - players and teams who shocked the football world by Bradley, Michael, 1962- author. Pro football's underdogs - players and teams who shocked the football world

"Football fans love to cheer for the underdog, and every autumn they get reminded that anything can happen on the gridiron. An undrafted player can become and All-Star. A franchise known as a perennial loser can rise up and win the Super Bowl. This book presents the thrilling tales of players and teams who have shocked the pro football world."--

Oct 16, 2018
Professional gaming careers by Edwards, Sue Bradford, author. Professional gaming careers

"Explores E-Sports as a professional career. Learn about competitions, sponsorship, and live streams that lead professional gamers to the top of the gaming world. Includes glossary, index, and bibliography for further reading"--

Oct 16, 2018
Reach Higher - An Inspiring Photo Celebration of First Lady Michelle Obama by Lucidon, Amanda Reach Higher - An Inspiring Photo Celebration of First Lady Michelle Obama

Oct 18, 2018
Rebel Voices - The Global Fight for Women|s Equality and the Right to Vote by Stewart, Louise Kay/ Knight, Eve Lloyd (ILT) Rebel Voices - The Global Fight for Women|s Equality and the Right to Vote

Oct 18, 2018
Resist - 35 profiles of ordinary people who rose up against tyranny and injustice by Chambers, Veronica, author. Resist - 35 profiles of ordinary people who rose up against tyranny and injustice

"A nonfiction collection of profiles of prominent activists for young readers"--

Oct 19, 2018
Respect in sports by Kortemeier, Todd, 1986- author. Respect in sports

Presents the game-changing power of respect in sports, including what it is, what can happen when respect is not given or recieved, and how it can affect individuals.

Oct 19, 2018
Rivers - A Visual History from River to Sea by Goes, Peter/ Goes, Peter (ILT) Rivers - A Visual History from River to Sea

Oct 18, 2018
Robot by Buller, Andrea, author. Robot

Explores the latest technology in robotics and describes the many different types of robots and how they are built and used in today's world.

Oct 18, 2018
Science! by Beall, Abigail, author. Science!

"Science! Incredible computer generated illustrations reveal and explain science as never before. Discover how atoms bond, why diamonds are so strong but metals bend, and how rocks and crystals form. See the survival secrets of life in a Bornean rainforest, the metamorphosis of a dragon fly, and how a flamingo feeds. Explore the energy that powers the universe, the forces at work on a motorcycle and the science behind floating and flying" -- back cover.

Oct 18, 2018
Seeds to bread by Ridley, Sarah, 1963- author. Seeds to bread

"Bread is an everyday food, but do you know where it comes from and how it ends up on supermarket shelves? Follow the story of a loaf of bread, from wheat farming to the manufacturing process. Simple text is accompanied by large, attractive photographs"--

Oct 18, 2018
Senegal by Berg, Elizabeth, 1953- author. Senegal

The westernmost country in mainland Africa, Senegal has a complex and varied history. Home to one of Africa's earliest recorded kingdoms in the early ninth century, Senegal was later colonized by both the Portuguese and the French. Since its independence in 1960, the country has managed to unite its various cultures and language traditions into a peaceful and stable society. Informative sidebars and colorful photographs accompany the text and allow readers to learn more about Senegal's rich cult

Oct 16, 2018
Sewers stink! - how does waste go down? by Flynn, Riley, author. Sewers stink! - how does waste go down?

"Ever wonder how the sewer system works? Look no further! Discover the story behind the pipes beneath our feet. From facts on the first plumbing systems to information about how wastewater gets treated and cleaned. Readers will learn about why we need sanitation and the journey our waste and used water takes through the pipes"--

Oct 18, 2018
She did it! - 21 women who changed the way we think by McCully, Emily Arnold, author. She did it! - 21 women who changed the way we think

Oct 18, 2018
Silent Night by Hawthorne, Lara Silent Night

Oct 19, 2018
Skylanders - a portal master's guide to Skylands by Hutchison, Barry, author. Skylanders - a portal master's guide to Skylands

Calling all Portal Masters! Dark forces are closing in, and this guide is the best hope for keeping Skylands safe. Learn all you can about the realms, from the Core of LIght to Mind Magic to Minions-- both irritating and menacing. To face Kaos and all his evil tricks, you will need to be as knowledgeable as the great heroes themselves, the Skylanders!

Oct 16, 2018
Slime crimes - hagfish by Lawrence, Ellen, 1967- author. Slime crimes - hagfish

Oct 18, 2018
Slime sleepers - parrotfish by Lawrence, Ellen, 1967- author. Slime sleepers - parrotfish

Oct 18, 2018
Slime travelers - slugs by Lawrence, Ellen, 1967- author. Slime travelers - slugs

Oct 18, 2018
So tall within - Sojourner Truth's long walk toward freedom by Schmidt, Gary D., author. So tall within - Sojourner Truth's long walk toward freedom

Sojourner Truth was born into slavery but possessed a mind and a vision that knew no bounds. So Tall Within traces her life from her painful childhood through her remarkable emancipation to her incredible leadership in the movement for rights for both women and African Americans.

Oct 19, 2018
Soccer Stars - 40 Inspiring Icons by Billioud, Jean-michel/ Almasty (COR) Soccer Stars - 40 Inspiring Icons

Oct 18, 2018
Someday is now - Clara Luper and the 1958 Oklahoma City sit-ins by Rhuday-Perkovich, Olugbemisola, author. Someday is now - Clara Luper and the 1958 Oklahoma City sit-ins

Oct 16, 2018
Someone like me - how one undocumented girl fought for her American dream by Arce, Julissa, author. Someone like me - how one undocumented girl fought for her American dream

"Julissa Arce explores her days in Mexico separated from her parents and her daily fears while growing up undocumented in Texas"--

Oct 18, 2018
Space - facts or fibs? by Russo, Kristin J., author. Space - facts or fibs?

"Look into the night sky. Humans have been trying to understand space for thousands of years. Sometimes the truth is more complicated than we originally thought. Get the real facts about outer space, and drop the fibs!"--

Oct 19, 2018
Special effects by Green, Sara, 1964- author. Special effects

"Engaging images accompany information about special effects. The combination of high-interest subject matter and narrative text is intended for students in grades 3 through 8"--

Oct 18, 2018
St. Francis and the Animals - A Mother Bird's Story by Gallery, Phil/ Mackenzie, Sibyl (ILT) St. Francis and the Animals - A Mother Bird's Story

Oct 18, 2018
Stag Beetle by Owen, Ruth Stag Beetle

Oct 18, 2018
Starstruck - the cosmic journey of Neil deGrasse Tyson by Krull, Kathleen, author. Starstruck - the cosmic journey of Neil deGrasse Tyson

"A picture-book biography on science superstar Neil deGrasse Tyson, the groundbreaking American astrophysicist whose work has inspired a generation of young scientists and astronomers to reach for the stars!"--

Oct 17, 2018
STEAM jobs for workers willing to get dirty by Rhodes, Sam (Samuel David), 1983- author. STEAM jobs for workers willing to get dirty

Oct 19, 2018
Stories for boys who dare to be different - true tales of amazing boys who changed the world without killing dragons by Brooks, Ben, 1992- author. Stories for boys who dare to be different - true tales of amazing boys who changed the world without killing dragons

Tells the stories of seventy-six heroic men and boys from around the globe and across history, including Mahatma Gandhi, Barack Obama, and Alan Turing.

Oct 16, 2018
Streaming TV by Mara, Wil, author. Streaming TV

Provided by publisher.

Oct 18, 2018
Super simple sumi-e - easy Asian brush painting for all ages by Palka, Yvonne, author. Super simple sumi-e - easy Asian brush painting for all ages

"Creative children and curious adults will have fun learning the magic of sumi-e with the simple techniques illustrated in Super Simple Sumi-e. Learn how to make various sumi-e brush strokes and how to create animals, flowers, and bamboo with this friendly, easy-to-follow guide. Sumi-e means "ink picture" in Japanese. "Sumi" means ink and "e" means painting or picture. Since similar styles of painting with brush and ink are used throughout Asia this style of painting is often referred to as Asia

Oct 19, 2018
Sylvia's Bookshop - the story of Paris's beloved bookstore and its founder (as told by the bookstore itself!) by Burleigh, Robert, author. Sylvia's Bookshop - the story of Paris's beloved bookstore and its founder (as told by the bookstore itself!)

"The story of the legendary Shakespeare & Company bookstore and its owner Sylvia Beach and the many great writers who came to meet, read and share ideas"--

Oct 16, 2018
Tanzania by Heale, Jay, author. Tanzania

Tanzania is a home to spectacular sights like the Serengeti plains and Mount Kilimanjaro. Its rich wildlife population has led to conservation efforts, but also has allowed for more sinister workings to occur, such as poaching. Readers will learn about the country's past and present through vibrant photographs and text, offering a comprehensive view of the country today.

Oct 16, 2018
Teaching little fingers to play Disney tunes - piano solos with optional teacher accompaniments by Teaching little fingers to play Disney tunes - piano solos with optional teacher accompaniments

(Willis). Your students will love playing these early elementary level supplements with fantastic optional teacher accompaniments arranged by Glenda Austin. They complement and enhance the original Teaching Little Fingers to Play method, offering important guides and reminders to reinforce musical concepts. Our Teaching Little Fingers series successfully encourages advancement and also provides delightful recital material! 10 songs, including: The Bare Necessities * Can You Feel the Love Tonight

Oct 18, 2018
The American Indian Rights Movement by Braun, Eric, 1971- author. The American Indian Rights Movement

"This fresh perspective on the American Indian rights movement that young readers have been hearing about in the news includes engaging historic coverage that will hook the reader from start to finish."--

Oct 19, 2018
The Atlas Obscura explorer's guide for the world's most adventurous kid by Thuras, Dylan, author. The Atlas Obscura explorer's guide for the world's most adventurous kid

"Presents a kid's illustrated guide to 100 of the world's wonders, both natural and manmade, in 47 countries and on every continent on earth. Travel the world through common points of interest, from sacred skeletons (Trunyan Tree cemetery in Indonesia leads you to India's Skeleton Lake, for example) to wild waterfalls (while in Zambia visit the Devil's Swimming Pool--and then move on to Antarctica's Blood Falls) to ice caves to bioluminescence"--

Oct 16, 2018
The Complete Cookbook for Young Chefs - The Complete Cookbook for Young Chefs by America's Test Kitchen (COR) The Complete Cookbook for Young Chefs - The Complete Cookbook for Young Chefs

Oct 18, 2018
The Fifty States - Exploring the United States and Its Territories by Kennelly, Sean The Fifty States - Exploring the United States and Its Territories

Oct 19, 2018
The Fight against war and terrorism by Hunt, Jilly, author. The Fight against war and terrorism

Explores how terrorism, war, and peacekeeping are treated in the news media and how to separate truth from spin.

Oct 19, 2018
The First Amendment - freedom of speech and religion by Micklos, John, author. The First Amendment - freedom of speech and religion

Oct 19, 2018
The gay rights movement by Braun, Eric, 1971- author. The gay rights movement

Oct 18, 2018
The girl with a mind for math - the story of Raye Montague by Mosca, Julia Finley, author. The girl with a mind for math - the story of Raye Montague

This is a rhyming-text picture book about Raye Montague. After touring a German submarine in the early 1940s, young Raye set her sights on becoming an engineer. Little did she know sexism and racial inequality would challenge that dream every step of the way, even keeping her greatest career accomplishment a secret for decades. Through it all, the gifted mathematician persisted-- finally gaining her well-deserved title in history: a pioneer who changed the course of ship design forever.--Dust ja

Oct 18, 2018
The girls' book - how to be the best at everything by Foster, Juliana. The girls' book - how to be the best at everything

Finally the ideal guide for girls who want to know how to do ... everything! Ever wonder how to: Act like a celebrity? Flip to page 23. Make your own bubble bath? Find out on page 24. Give yourself a perfect manicure? Turn to page 51. Create an amazing dance routine? Flip to page 79. Knit with your fingers? Find out on page 99. Read body language? Turn to page 106. Grow a crystal? Flip to page 107. Plus 80 more other amazing things toy need to know! With this easy-to-follow directions and helpfu

Oct 16, 2018
The greatest football teams of all time by Fuchs, Jeremy, author. The greatest football teams of all time

"G.O.A.T. It takes something special to be a G.O.A.T., and it isn't horns. G.O.A.T. stands for Greatest of All Time. It's what every football player and team strives to be. Inside this book you'll find plenty of G.O.A.T.'s from every era and level of the game. Learn more about football's biggest stars and teams and see where they rank."--Back cover.

Oct 16, 2018
The groundbreaking Pony express by Quiri, Patricia Ryon, author. The groundbreaking Pony express

Oct 19, 2018
The history of computers by Oxlade, Chris, author. The history of computers

Presents an overview of computers from their origin less than 100 years ago through the present day, and looks at possible future directions enabled through such technologies as virtual reality.

Oct 19, 2018
The history of robots by Oxlade, Chris, author. The history of robots

Oct 19, 2018
The history of telecommunications by Oxlade, Chris, author. The history of telecommunications

Presents an overview of telecommunications from the days of horse-drawn carriages to the current era of advanced communications, and looks at possible future possibilities with increased connectivity of objects.

Oct 19, 2018
The history of transportation by Oxlade, Chris, author. The history of transportation

Presents an overview of transportation from its origins with the invention of the wheel through the present day, and looks at possible future directions with driverless cars and space travel.

Oct 19, 2018
The Mummy by Abdo, Kenny The Mummy

Oct 18, 2018
The news about Jesus and how he saved the world by Morse, Benjamin, author, illustrator. The news about Jesus and how he saved the world

"This New Testament is for people of all ages, colors, and creeds. It offers a faithful summary of the sacred writings about Jesus, his disciples, and God's love for the world. Like an illuminated manuscript of old, Scripture comes alive through expressive forms and vibrant colors. It weaves the four gospels, acts and letters of the apostles, and vision of John of Patmos into a single narrative. Its lively style makes the Good News of Christ as vital today as it was when the Son of God first cam

Oct 17, 2018
The period book - a girl's guide to growing up by Gravelle, Karen, author. The period book - a girl's guide to growing up

Explains what happens at the onset of menstruation, discussing what to wear, going to the gynecologist, and how to handle various problems.

Oct 16, 2018
The poetry of U.S. - with favorites from Maya Angelou, Walt Whitman, Gwendolyn Brooks, and more - more than 200 poems that celebrate the people, places, and passions of the United States by The poetry of U.S. - with favorites from Maya Angelou, Walt Whitman, Gwendolyn Brooks, and more - more than 200 poems that celebrate the people, places, and passions of the United States

Amazon.com.

Oct 16, 2018
The queen and the first Christmas tree - Queen Charlotte's gift to England by Churnin, Nancy, author. The queen and the first Christmas tree - Queen Charlotte's gift to England

To celebrate the beginning of 1800, Queen Charlotte invites 100 children to Windsor Castle, where England's first Christmas tree, laden with gifts, is the centerpiece. Includes biographical information about Queen Charlotte and a timeline.

Oct 19, 2018
The real Albert Einstein by Loh-Hagan, Virginia, author. The real Albert Einstein

"Everyone knows his story, but do you know the REAL history behind the story of Albert Einstein? History has never been so juicy! Written with a high interest level to appeal to a more mature audience and a lower level of complexity with clear visuals tohelp struggling readers along. Considerate text includes tons of wild facts that will hold the readers' interest, allowing for successful mastery and comprehension. A table of contents, timeline, glossary with simplified pronunciations, and index

Oct 18, 2018
The real Benedict Arnold by Loh-Hagan, Virginia, author. The real Benedict Arnold

Oct 18, 2018
The real Dolley Madison by Loh-Hagan, Virginia, author. The real Dolley Madison

Oct 18, 2018
The real Genghis Khan by Loh-Hagan, Virginia, author. The real Genghis Khan

Presents the life and accomplishments of the Mongol ruler, describing his childhood on the Asian steppes, his unification of the tribes in northern China, his establishment of the Mongol Empire, and his mysterious death.

Oct 18, 2018
The real King Tut by Loh-Hagan, Virginia, author. The real King Tut

Oct 18, 2018
The real Typhoid Mary by Loh-Hagan, Virginia, author. The real Typhoid Mary

"Everyone knows her story, but do you know the REAL history behind the story of Typhoid Mary? History has never been so juicy! Written with a high interest level to appeal to a more mature audience and a lower level of complexity with clear visuals to help struggling readers along. Considerate text includes tons of wild facts that will hold the readers' interest, allowing for successful mastery and comprehension. A table of contents, timeline, glossary with simplified pronunciations, and index a

Oct 18, 2018
The Renaissance Explorers - With History Projects for Kids by Klepeis, Alicia Z. The Renaissance Explorers - With History Projects for Kids

Oct 16, 2018
The Renaissance Inventors - With History Projects for Kids by Klepeis, Alicia Z. The Renaissance Inventors - With History Projects for Kids

Oct 16, 2018
The Renaissance Thinkers - With History Projects for Kids by Taylor, Diane C. The Renaissance Thinkers - With History Projects for Kids

Oct 16, 2018
The role of president by Small, Cathleen. The role of president

"The president of the United States' job is complex and has evolved throughout history. This informative text provides a clear understanding of how a person becomes president and their many responsibilities after their inauguration. Readers learn about how the president gets elected, their various roles, the power they have and how that is balanced with other branches of government, and controversies and hardships a president may face during their time in office. Full-color photographs, fact-fil

Oct 18, 2018
The Sahara Desert by Rector, Rebecca Kraft, author. The Sahara Desert

Explore the past, present, and future of the Sahara Desert. Beautiful photos, fact-filled text, and engaging infographics help readers learn all about this natural wonder and how to protect it long into the future.

Oct 19, 2018
The school's on fire! - a true story of bravery, tragedy, and determination by Jones, Rebecca C., author. The school's on fire! - a true story of bravery, tragedy, and determination

"Just in time for the 60th anniversary of the blaze that changed American fire laws, The School's on Fire! follows the path of the December 1958 fire that killed 92 kids and 3 teachers at Our Lady of the Angels School in Chicago. Recounted in a fast-paced, blow-by-blow and classroom-by-classroom narrative, the tragedy is made accessible to kids by focusing on the survivors' stories of courage, quick thinking, and luck. Informed by interviews with survivors and including a useful "In Case of Fire

Oct 16, 2018
The science of controlling electricity and weather by Scirri, Kaitlin, author. The science of controlling electricity and weather

"Since ancient Greece and stories of powerful gods, humans have been fascinated with controlling the weather. This book explores the science behind electricity and the weather, and ways in which scientists are attempting to control them. Readers will discover the science behind producing electricity, taming hurricanes, and creating rain on demand. Through photographs, fun facts, and examples of the latest technology, readers learn about new ways humans are attempting to harness some of nature's

Oct 17, 2018
The Scouting Guide to Survival - More Than 200 Essential Skills for Staying Warm, Building a Shelter, and Signaling for Help by Boy Scouts of America/ Fears, J. Wayne The Scouting Guide to Survival - More Than 200 Essential Skills for Staying Warm, Building a Shelter, and Signaling for Help

Oct 18, 2018
The true story of Monique - the hen who sailed around the world by Soudée, Guirec, author. The true story of Monique - the hen who sailed around the world

"Guirec Soude´e tells the true story of his 3,400 mile sea voyage with his pet hen, Monique."--

Oct 18, 2018
The Truth About Elephants - Seriously Funny Facts About Your Favorite Animals by Eaton, Maxwell, III/ Eaton, Maxwell, III (ILT) The Truth About Elephants - Seriously Funny Facts About Your Favorite Animals

Oct 16, 2018
The Twelve Days of Christmas by Wright, Anna The Twelve Days of Christmas

Oct 19, 2018
The Wolf Man by Abdo, Kenny The Wolf Man

Oct 18, 2018
There's a hole in the log on the bottom of the lake by Long, Loren, author, illustrator. There's a hole in the log on the bottom of the lake

An adaptation of the traditional folk song, "There's a Hole in the Bottom of the Sea," with additional repetition and tongue twisters. Includes sheet music.

Oct 16, 2018
Tigers & tea with Toppy - a true adventure in New York City with wildlife artist, Charles R. Knight, who loved saber-toothed cats, parties at the Plaza, and people and animals of all stripes by Kerley, Barbara, author. Tigers & tea with Toppy - a true adventure in New York City with wildlife artist, Charles R. Knight, who loved saber-toothed cats, parties at the Plaza, and people and animals of all stripes

Young Rhoda enjoys visiting the American Museum of Natural History, Central Park Zoo, and other places with her beloved grandfather, the famous wildlife artist, Charles R. Knight.

Oct 19, 2018
Too Young to Escape by Skrypuch, Marsha/ Ho, Van (CON) Too Young to Escape

Oct 18, 2018
Tunisia by Brown, Roslind Varghese, author. Tunisia

A popular destination for European and American tourists, Tunisia is known for its bazaar-style markets, appreciation of outdoor sports, and healing thermal spas. This book provides an overview of the long history of Tunisia, as well as a snapshot of the people and culture today.

Oct 16, 2018
TV brings battle into the home with the Vietnam War / An Augmented Reading Experience- a 4d Book by Kenney, Karen Latchana, author. TV brings battle into the home with the Vietnam War / An Augmented Reading Experience- a 4d Book

"On-point historical photographs combined with strong narration bring the battles and controversies surrounding the Vietnam War to life. People saw the battles in real time, on the nightly news, changing forever how people viewed war. Readers will see itas well, both in the text and in the accompanying video clips via the free Capstone 4D app, creating an augmented reality experience that brings the printed page to life"--

Oct 18, 2018
TV captures terrorism on September 11 - 4D an augmented reading experience by Berne, Emma Carlson, author. TV captures terrorism on September 11 - 4D an augmented reading experience

"Primary source photographs combined with strong narration bring the horrific events of 9/11 to readers in historical context. People living at the time saw the planes flying into the towers in real time, on television, changing America's understanding ofterrorism. Readers will understand the significance behind this event through text and clips of the event itself via the Capstone 4D augmented reality app"--

Oct 18, 2018
TV shapes presidential politics in the Kennedy-Nixon debates - an augmented reading experience by Burgan, Michael, author. TV shapes presidential politics in the Kennedy-Nixon debates - an augmented reading experience

"On-point historical photographs combined with strong narration bring the story of the Nixon-Kennedy presidential debates to life. TV was new in those days, and these were both the first debates ever held between two presidential candidates and the firstto be televised. About 60 million people tuned into the first debate, or more than 1/4 of the country's population. Readers will learn just how much effect seeing the debates had on the results of the election and how they changed presidential ca

Oct 18, 2018
TV shows the world freedom as the Berlin Wall falls - an augmented reading experience by Smith-Llera, Danielle, 1971- author. TV shows the world freedom as the Berlin Wall falls - an augmented reading experience

"On-point historical photographs combined with strong narration bring the story of the Berlin Wall to life. Kids will learn about the partition of Berlin after WWII, the cold war tensions between the US and the USSR that led to the building of the wall, and the anti-communist pressures that led it to fall. The fall of the wall would become a symbol of democracy and freedom. Readers will understand the significance behind this event through text and clips of the event itself via the Capstone 4D a

Oct 18, 2018
U.S. Women's National Soccer Team by Skinner, J. E., author. U.S. Women's National Soccer Team

Oct 18, 2018
Universe by Sparrow, Giles, 1970- author. Universe

Explores the stars, galaxies, planets, and other phenomena in the universe, and describes the history of human space exploration.

Oct 18, 2018
Uruguay by Jermyn, Leslie, author. Uruguay

Meaning River of the Colorful Birds, Uruguay is a small country in South America that is covered by crisscrossing rivers and lush hills. Home to approximately 3.5 million people, the country is often regarded as the most stable and prosperous country in Central and South America. Uruguay produces 95 percent of its electricity from renewable energy and is known as one of the most socially progressive nations in the world. Allow your readers to learn more about Uruguay's unique culture through thi

Oct 16, 2018
Violence in pop culture by Mara, Wil, author. Violence in pop culture

Oct 19, 2018
Visual guide to math - a first reference book for children by Wilding, Karen, author. Visual guide to math - a first reference book for children

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Oct 18, 2018
Voices of the civil rights movement by Mortensen, Lori, 1955- Voices of the civil rights movement

"The Civil Rights Movement brought about major changes in the United States, including the legal end of segregation between African-Americans and white Americans. Explore the points of view of the activists who fought for change and the people who opposed them through powerful primary sources and historical photos"--

Oct 16, 2018
Volcano dreams - a story of Yellowstone by Fox, Janet S., author. Volcano dreams - a story of Yellowstone

In lyrical prose and luminous paintings, readers tour the Yellowstone supervolcano and the animals who now take refuge there.

Oct 16, 2018
Volunteering by Alexander, Vincent, author. Volunteering

"In this book, readers will learn about one of the important duties of active citizens. Why should we volunteer? What are organizations you can support? Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage young readers as they learn more. Compelling questions encourage further inquiry"--

Oct 18, 2018
Water isn't wasted! - how does water become safe to drink? by Flynn, Riley, author. Water isn't wasted! - how does water become safe to drink?

Describes the worlds water supply, discussing everything from water filters to water treatment plants.

Oct 18, 2018
What do you do with a voice like that? - the story of extraordinary congresswoman Barbara Jordan by Barton, Chris, author. What do you do with a voice like that? - the story of extraordinary congresswoman Barbara Jordan

"A picture book of lawyer, politician, and civil rights leader Barbara Jordan."--Provided by publisher.

Oct 16, 2018
What Does a Petitioner Do? by Santos, Rita What Does a Petitioner Do?

Oct 18, 2018
What Happened to Pompeii by Samuels, Charlie What Happened to Pompeii

Oct 16, 2018
What Happens at a Funeral by Crossmeister, David What Happens at a Funeral

Oct 18, 2018
What happens when my parent dies? by Shofner, Melissa Raé, author. What happens when my parent dies?

"The death of a parent isn't easy for a person of any age. Children, who do not yet fully understand death, may have an exceptionally hard time when their parent passes away. This book touches on many of the emotions that a child might feel during this difficult time--including grief, guilt, and fear--and offers advice on how to talk about these feelings. Some of the changes that may occur in a child's life after the death of a parent are also discussed."--

Oct 17, 2018
What Happens When My Parent Is in Jail? by Felice, Frank What Happens When My Parent Is in Jail?

Oct 18, 2018
What happens when my parents get divorced? by Orgullo, Marisa, author. What happens when my parents get divorced?

Oct 17, 2018
What Was Stonehenge For? by Croy, Anita What Was Stonehenge For?

Oct 16, 2018
What were the roaring twenties? by Mortlock, Michele, author. What were the roaring twenties?

"Flappers, flag-pole sitting, and the Ford Model T--these are just a few of the things that instantly conjure up a unique era--the Roaring Twenties. It was the bees' knees, the cat's meow. If you're not familiar with 1920s slang, all the more reason to read this fascinating look at that wild, exciting decade. It began on the heels of one tragedy--the flu pandemic of 1918--and ended with another: the start of the Great Depression. But in between there were plenty of good times--the Model T cars t

Oct 16, 2018
What's Life Like in Foster Care? by Hicks, Dwayne What's Life Like in Foster Care?

Oct 18, 2018
What's life like in foster care? by Hicks, Dwayne, author. What's life like in foster care?

Being placed into foster care can be a confusing experience for children. They might not understand why their parents can't care for them, and they may have trouble adjusting to life with a new family. This book shows readers what they might expect when entering foster care. The age-appropriate text provides guidance for dealing with the many emotions that come with a major life event such as meeting a new foster family. The book also touches on what to expect if a foster family situation doesn'

Oct 19, 2018
What's life like with a single parent? by Swinton, Patty, author. What's life like with a single parent?

Oct 17, 2018
When you grow up to vote - how our government works for you by Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962, author. When you grow up to vote - how our government works for you

"In the voice of one of the most iconic and beloved political figures of the twentieth century comes a book on citizenship for the future voters of the twenty-first century. Eleanor Roosevelt published the original edition of When You Grow Up to Vote in 1932, the same year her husband was elected president. The new edition has updated information and back matter as well as fresh, bold art from award-winning artist Grace Lin. Beginning with government workers like firefighters and garbage collect

Oct 16, 2018
Where is Area 51? by Manzanero, Paula, 1962- author. Where is Area 51?

Describes the isolated Nevada air base known as Area 51, covering its use for testing top-secret aircraft, and discusses speculation about a connection to unidentified flying objects.

Oct 16, 2018
Where is the Tower of London? by Pascal, Janet B., author. Where is the Tower of London?

"The Tower of London holds almost a thousand years' worth of secrets! The Tower of London draws more than 2 million visitors a year! Almost 1,000 years old and first built by William the Conqueror in 1066, the tower has been a fortress, a palace, a zoo, and an exhibit site for the amazing Crown Jewels. But the tower's reputation as a prison is probably what accounts for its popularity! Two young princes in the time of King Richard III were never again heard from after entering the castle, and tw

Oct 16, 2018
Who is Bono? by Pollack, Pam, author. Who is Bono?

"By age 16, Paul David Hewson was such a good singer that he had earned the nickname "Bono Vox," a Latin phrase that translates to "good voice." When he became the frontman of the newly formed rock band U2 in 1976, he adopted part of the nickname and "Bono" was introduced to the world. In addition to having stellar vocals and a compelling stage presence, Bono is also recognized for his commitment to social justice. This book shares the story of this charitable rock star..."--

Oct 19, 2018
Who is Judy Blume? by Anderson, Kirsten (Kirsten Stephanie), author. Who is Judy Blume?

"Learn how Judy Blume went from a stay-at-home mother to one of the most beloved American authors of the twentieth century. Readers adore Judy Blume for her personal stories about the journey from childhood to adolescence. She has always been an imaginative person and an avid reader. As a child, Judy spent time looking through library shelves for the perfect books, and if she couldn't find the right ones, she entertained herself by making up stories in her head. When she got older, Judy started

Oct 19, 2018
Why can't I feel the Earth spinning? - & other vital questions about science by Doyle, James, author. Why can't I feel the Earth spinning? - & other vital questions about science

Why Can't I Feel the Earth Spinning? is an irreverent and informative introduction to tricky questions about science. How do we know what dinosaurs looked like? Why does medicine taste so bad? Why don't airplanes fall down? Why Can't I Feel the Earth Spinning? encourages children to start asking and answering questions for themselves. The book is structured around twenty-two questions. Each section explores the question and answer with detailed illustrations, photographs, or diagrams and then as

Oct 16, 2018
Why do lobsters eat each other? - and other odd crustacean adaptations by Shea, Therese, author. Why do lobsters eat each other? - and other odd crustacean adaptations

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Oct 19, 2018
Wild buildings and bridges - architecture inspired by nature by Kaner, Etta, author. Wild buildings and bridges - architecture inspired by nature

"Many architects today are looking to plants and animals to help solve their design challenges. Inspired by how nature already works, these architects are coming up with innovative ways to cool buildings, withstand earthquakes and save energy. In Wild Buildings and Bridges, bestselling author Etta Kaner explores these wild and wonderful feats of architecture. Kids will discover buildings and bridges inspired by cactuses, beetles, termite towers, trees, grass - and more! In some cases, nature has

Oct 18, 2018
Wind power - sailboats, windmills, and wind turbines by Ziem, Matthew, author. Wind power - sailboats, windmills, and wind turbines

"This book details the history, current uses, and potential future applications of wind energy."--

Oct 16, 2018
Wings & Beaks - Technology Inspired by Animals by Miller, Tessa Wings & Beaks - Technology Inspired by Animals

Oct 18, 2018
Women's Rights Movement by Braun, Eric Women's Rights Movement

Oct 18, 2018
Working in music by Burling, Alexis, author. Working in music

Takes readers on a backstage tour of working in music, from singers to producers. Spreads highlight the skills and education readers will need, feature career spotlights, and show readers and where the future of the field is headed.

Oct 19, 2018
You wouldn't want to live without coding! by Woolf, Alex, 1964- author. You wouldn't want to live without coding!

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Oct 16, 2018
You wouldn't want to live without gaming! by Pipe, Jim, 1966- author. You wouldn't want to live without gaming!

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Oct 16, 2018
You wouldn't want to live without libraries! by Macdonald, Fiona, author. You wouldn't want to live without libraries!

"Explains to the reader how good it is to have libraries"--

Oct 16, 2018
You wouldn't want to live without satellites! by Graham, Ian, 1953- author. You wouldn't want to live without satellites!

A satellite is a small object traveling around something bigger. The Moon is a natural satellite of Earth. A spacecraft launched into orbit around Earth is an artificial satellite.

Oct 16, 2018
Your amazing skin from outside in by Settel, Joanne, author. Your amazing skin from outside in

Amazing skin is a nonfiction picture book of poems about skin. It takes a witty, scientific look at all types of questions kids have--why do I blush? Why do I have freckles? Why do I sweat? etc.--and answers them in a fun, unique, and informational way.

Oct 18, 2018
Zambia by Holmes, Timothy, 1936- author. Zambia

A culturally rich nation, Zambia has a history back to the twelfth century. Vivid storytellers, Zambians are known for passing on tradition and culture through word of mouth. This book contains vivid images, detailed sidebars, and informative references to engage and inform young readers.

Oct 16, 2018