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Julie Murray
Description: Describes what it feels like to be afraid, what may cause one to feel this emotion, and what to do to cope with it.
Call Number: J 152.46 Mur
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 25, 2017
Kathleen M. Reilly, Chad Thompson, illustrator
Description: Learn about earthquakes and volcanoes and how the earth's surface is always changing.
Call Number: J 551.136 Rei
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 25, 2017
Bridget Heos, Daniele Fabbri, illustrator
Description: A girl travels to the Gobi Desert, joins a group of photographers who are studying wild camels, and learns how camels have adapted to the desert and how they behave in the wild.
Call Number: J 599.6362 Heo
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 2, 2017
Vanessa Black
Description: Carefully leveled text and vibrant photographs help early fluent readers understand how dust storms form, the damage they can cause, and how to stay safe in one. Includes activity, glossary, and index.
Call Number: J 551.559 Bla
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 31, 2017
Tammy Enz, Jodi Wheeler-Toppen
Description: "Details how to use cardboard tubes, craft sticks, plastic bottles and jugs, and snack packages in projects that demostrate scientific principles"-- Provided by publisher.
Call Number: J 507.8 Enz
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 25, 2017
Molly Bang, Penny Chisholm
Description: The sun explains its role in the movement of water around the Earth, from the lifting of fresh water from the seas, to the movement of underwater currents that nourish the world's oceans. The sun has a hand in moving rivers of water in its liquid, gaseous, and solid states all around the Earth, enabling life to exist on our planet. But human beings are interfering in this natural cycle, unbalancing the amount of fresh water available..
Call Number: J 551.48 Ban
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 2, 2017
Tammy Gagne
Description: Informative text and photos introduce readers to various herding dog breeds.
Call Number: J 636.737 Gag
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 31, 2017
Charlotte Hunter
Description: Looks at how cotton candy machines work to produce the colorful, fluffy, and sweet treat.
Call Number: J 641.853 Hun
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 31, 2017
Tammy Gagne
Description: Icelandic Sheepdogs are born with extra toes. Dalmatians are born without spots. Some Siberian Huskies have one blue eye and one brown eye. Learn all about the characteristics of various dog breeds and much more! Packed with amazing photographs and fun facts, dog owners and fans will get an in-depth look at these curious, lovable canines.
Call Number: J 636.7 Gag
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 8, 2017
Cyril Bassington
Description: Presents an introduction to the human heart, discussing its structure, function, and importance, and offering information on maintaining heart health.
Call Number: J 612.17 Bas
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 11, 2017
Kara L Laughlin
Description: Introduces the equipment and techniques used in cross-country skiing and describes the types of trails used by skiers.
Call Number: J 796.93 Lau
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 31, 2017
Stella Fields
Description: Step-by-step instructions help readers create decorations (alone or with friends) using basic craft supplies.
Call Number: J 745.5 Fie
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 31, 2017
Elizabeth Dowsett
Description: Presents an introduction to the settings, characters, and key battles of the "Star Wars" films, including Jedi masters, droids, evil Sith warriors, and alien enemies.
Call Number: J 791.4375 Dow
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 25, 2017
Leyla Aker
Description: Provides information on the physical characteristics, special abilities, and evolution of select Pokémon characters.
Call Number: J 794.8 Com
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 6, 2017
Russell Roberts
Description: Shares the history of the tower, including why it was built, how it was built, and what makes it such an extraordinary piece of architecture.
Call Number: J 725.97 Rob
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 2, 2017
S. A. (Stella A.) Caldwell, Clare Hibbert, Andrea Mills, Rona Skene
Description: Offers information on one hundred influential and extraordinary women from thoughout history who made their mark in the arts, science, social activism, politics, business, sports, and other arenas.
Call Number: J 920 Cal
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 8, 2017
Sean Sheehan, Barbara Cooke, Caitlyn Miller
Call Number: J 915.96 She 2017
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 6, 2017
Emily Rose Oachs
Description: An introduction to the Donner Party explores how their lack of supplies, delays, and an untested shortcut led to them being stranded in the mountains.
Call Number: J 978 Oac
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 31, 2017
Steven Gish, Winnie Thay, Zawiah Abdul Latif, Debbie Nevins
Description: Provides comprehensive information on the geography, history, wildlife, governmental structure, economy, cultural diversity, peoples, religion, and culture of Ethiopia.
Call Number: J 916.3 Gis 2017
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 6, 2017
Stephen F Cunha
Description: This book promotes the concepts that the National Geography Standards say U.S. students in grades 4 to 8 should understand. It will serve as a creative road map for students and teachers preparing for the Bee.
Call Number: J 910 Cun 2012
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 25, 2017
Janey Levy
Description: The native peoples of the northwest coast are often known by the totem poles they create. Made from cedar trees, totem poles were painted bright colors and featured both animal and human forms. Why these amazing pieces of art are created is just one of the interesting details readers will learn about the many native peoples who lived in modern-day Alaska, Oregon, Washington, northern California, and British Columbia. The main content features many social studies curriculum topics, including customs, clothing, and spirituality of native peoples.
Call Number: J 978.004 Lev
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 8, 2017
Wil Mara
Description: This book details the history, culture, geography, and government of Nicaragua.
Call Number: J 917.285 Mor 2017
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 8, 2017
Walter Dean Myers, Floyd Cooper
Description: Frederick Douglass was a self-educated slave in the South who grew up to become an icon. He was a leader of the abolitionist movement, a celebrated writer, an esteemed speaker, and a social reformer, proving that, as he said, "Once you learn to read, you will be forever free."
Call Number: JB Dou
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 31, 2017
Brad Meltzer, Chris Eliopoulos, illustrator
Description: Presents the creator of the Muppets and describes the creative spirit, performance talents, and beliefs in the goodness of people that inspired his career and how he helped create the iconic programs Sesame Street and The Muppet Show.
Call Number: JB Hen
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 31, 2017
Afraid
Julie Murray
J 152.46 Mur
The Amazing Book Of Star Wars
Elizabeth Dowsett
J 791.4375 Dow
Fault Lines & Tectonic Plates : Discover What Happens When The Earth's Crust Moves : With 25 Projects /. Kathleen M. Reilly ; Illustrated By Chad Thompson.
Kathleen M. Reilly, Chad Thompson, illustrator
J 551.136 Rei
The Complete Pokémon Pocket Guide. Volume 2, #246-491 : Larvitar To Darkrai
Leyla Aker
J 794.8 Com
Do You Really Want To Meet A Camel?
Bridget Heos, Daniele Fabbri, illustrator
J 599.6362 Heo
The Eiffel Tower
Russell Roberts
J 725.97 Rob
Dust Storms
Vanessa Black
J 551.559 Bla
100 Women Who Made History : Remarkable Women Who Shaped Our World
S. A. (Stella A.) Caldwell, Clare Hibbert, Andrea Mills, Rona Skene
J 920 Cal
Recycled Science : Bring Out Your Science Genius With Soda Bottles, Potato Chip Bags, And More Unexpected Stuff
Tammy Enz, Jodi Wheeler-Toppen
J 507.8 Enz
Cambodia
Sean Sheehan, Barbara Cooke, Caitlyn Miller
J 915.96 She 2017
Rivers Of Sunlight : How The Sun Moves Water Around The Earth
Molly Bang, Penny Chisholm
J 551.48 Ban
Death In The Donner Party : A Cause-and-effect Investigation
Emily Rose Oachs
J 978 Oac
Collies, Corgis, And Other Herding Dogs
Tammy Gagne
J 636.737 Gag
Ethiopia
Steven Gish, Winnie Thay, Zawiah Abdul Latif, Debbie Nevins
J 916.3 Gis 2017
Cotton Candy Machines
Charlotte Hunter
J 641.853 Hun
How To Ace The National Geographic Bee : Official Study Guide
Stephen F Cunha
J 910 Cun 2012
The Dog Encyclopedia For Kids
Tammy Gagne
J 636.7 Gag
Native Peoples Of The Northwest Coast
Janey Levy
J 978.004 Lev
Your Heart
Cyril Bassington
J 612.17 Bas
Nicaragua
Wil Mara
J 917.285 Mor 2017
Cross-country Skiing
Kara L Laughlin
J 796.93 Lau
Frederick Douglass : The Lion Who Wrote History
Walter Dean Myers, Floyd Cooper
JB Dou
Decorating Projects For A Lazy Crafternoon
Stella Fields
J 745.5 Fie
I Am Jim Henson
Brad Meltzer, Chris Eliopoulos, illustrator
JB Hen