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Ocean food chains by Royston, Angela, 1945- author. Ocean food chains

"This book explores the food chains and webs that exist in an ocean habitat. It equips readers with crucial vocabulary, using examples from that habitat to explain the roles of producers, consumers and decomposers, and illustrates how living things depend upon each other. Readers learn how fragile food chains can be, how they can be broken, and what we can do to prevent this."--

Jan 15, 2018
On the court with ... Stephen Curry by Page, Sam, author. On the court with ... Stephen Curry

"Discover the amazing achievements of fan favorite two-time MVP Stephen Curry in this brand-new, comprehensive biography. Stephen Curry is a two-time NBA Most Valuable Player, record-breaker, and Finals champion who electrifies fans with his incredible on-court feats. He's also a dedicated husband, father, and philanthropist who inspires people on and off the court. Learn more about this remarkable athlete in this biography, complete with stats and photographs"--

Jan 13, 2018
Owls by Dieker, Wendy Strobel, author. Owls

"This search-and-find book invites emergent readers to look for new vocabulary words and pictures while giving simple facts about an owl's body parts and behaviors"--

Jan 15, 2018
Paris by Rudolph, Jessica, author. Paris

Welcome to Paris: The City of Lights! Explore the Eiffel Tower, the Catacombs, and other iconic places around the city. Plus, learn fascinating factoids. You'll quickly see why millions of tourists visit this amazing city each year. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The playful text, colorful design, and captivating photos and map are sure to entice and excite beginning readers.

Jan 15, 2018
Snowy owl invasion! - tracking an unusual migration by Markle, Sandra, author. Snowy owl invasion! - tracking an unusual migration

"A historically large irruption of snowy owls during the winter of 2013-2014 brought them across the eastern US, and farther south than usual. Scientists used this opportunity to attach GPS tracking devices to some snowy owls to increase understanding of their winter behavior and migration."--

Jan 10, 2018
Squirrels by Dieker, Wendy Strobel, author. Squirrels

"This search-and-find book invites emergent readers to look for new vocabulary words and pictures while giving simple facts about a squirrel's habitat, body parts, and behaviors"--

Jan 15, 2018
Telescopes by Mooney, Carla, 1970- author. Telescopes

Introduces telescopes, discussing the types of telescopes, the civilizations and people who engineered them, and the advances in their construction.

Jan 15, 2018
The Buddha's apprentice at bedtime - tales of compassion and kindness for you to read with your child, to delight and inspire by Nagaraja, Dharmachari, author. The Buddha's apprentice at bedtime - tales of compassion and kindness for you to read with your child, to delight and inspire

Based on the ancient Jataka Tales, this collection is designed for you to share with your children at bedtime. Each story focuses on a message of the Eightfold Noble Path, the key set of Buddhist principles to guide behavior. By sharing the stories, you will reinforce key ideas such as making a commitment to self-improvement, developing and strengthening the depth of our concentration, and behaving with compassion.

Jan 15, 2018
The Lord is my shepherd - the Twenty-third Psalm by The Lord is my shepherd - the Twenty-third Psalm

Presents an illustrated version of the twenty-third Psalm.

Jan 13, 2018
The skin I'm in - a first look at racism by Thomas, Pat, 1959- The skin I'm in - a first look at racism

Educates readers about racism and the negative effects it has on humanity by giving examples of racist behavior and teaching about the acceptance of different cultures and lifestyles.

Jan 15, 2018
Unstoppable - true stories of amazing bionic animals by Furstinger, Nancy, author. Unstoppable - true stories of amazing bionic animals

"In this title, readers learn the stories of animals that are both benefitting from and helping out the world of prosthetic science - covering all species, situations, and science backgrounds. From the high-tech science of 3D printing, to inflatables, to toy wheels, this title has it all, including visits with subjects who are accessible for interviews and photography. INSPIRING is a perfect fit for animal lovers and science enthusiasts alike."--

Jan 10, 2018
Woof! - 100 fun facts about dogs by Carney, Elizabeth, 1981- author. Woof! - 100 fun facts about dogs

"Facts, pictures and information about dogs for young children"--

Jan 15, 2018
Young, Gifted and Black - Meet 52 Black Heroes from Past and Present by Pippins, Andrea (ILT)/ Wilson, Jamia Young, Gifted and Black - Meet 52 Black Heroes from Past and Present

Jan 15, 2018

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