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Duchess Harris, Laura Lane
Description: Every day throughout the world, people watch newscasts, read newspapers, and consume news online. But what goes into producing that news? How Journalists Work goes behind the scenes to give readers a glimpse at how reporters gather and synthesize information to produce the news reports that keep us informed.
Call Number: J 071.3 Har
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 16, 2018
David West
Description: Most people know what a frog looks like on the outside, but what goes on inside its body? With the help of this ingenious book, inquisitive readers will learn all about the internal features of frogs and other amphibians. Colorful diagrams show readers what the insides of animals such as newts, salamanders, and toads look like. Simple labels and captions help readers understand key functions of the different parts of the amphibians' bodies. Vibrant illustrations paired with accessible text support the understanding of key concepts in this exciting must-have book for young animal lovers.
Call Number: J 597.8 Wes
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 31, 2018
David West
Description: For those who have ever looked at a bird and wondered what makes them do the things they do, this book will prove invaluable. With the help of simple, colorful illustrations, young animal lovers can take a look inside the bodies of hummingbirds, hens, and other exquisite birds. Each bird is introduced with a brief summary, followed by their own diagram, which includes labels and captions to help readers understand the specific bird's key body parts and functions. The book's innovative layout makes learning about the life science of these animals fun and accessible.
Call Number: J 598 Wes
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 31, 2018
Rebecca Kraft Rector
Description: Explores the Great Barrier Reef ecosystem, plants that grow there, the climate of the area, and what is being done to protect it.
Call Number: J 551.424 Rec
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 31, 2018
Description: Good Housekeeping has created the perfect cookbook for kids of all ages eager to step in the kitchen. It features more than 100 delicious, fail-safe recipes from burgers and pizzas to salads and cookies accompanied by tempting photographs and basic kitchen and cooking how-tos.
Call Number: J 641.5123 Goo
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 16, 2018
Joanne Mattern
Description: Long floppy ears. Big teeth. Running or hopping. Is it a rabbit or a hare? Learn how these popular and cuddly animals are alike and how they differ.
Call Number: J 599.32 Mat
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 16, 2018
Jenny Fretland VanVoorst
Description: Color photos and carefully leveled text engage early fluent readers as they learn about the science, engineering, and physics behind helicopters.
Call Number: J 629.133 Fre
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 16, 2018
Nikole Brooks Bethea
Description: Introduces early fluent readers to the science and engineering behind hot air balloons.-- From statement provided by publisher.
Call Number: J 629.133 Bet
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 16, 2018
Melanie Scott
Description: Provides over one thousand questions and answers about LEGO DC superheroes and villains, including Wonder Woman, Batman, Lex Luthor, Catwoman, and Aquaman.
Call Number: J 688.725 Sco
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 16, 2018
Dorling Kindersley Inc.
Description: Discover the world of cats in this guide to our favorite fluffy friends. Find out what meowing and purring really mean. Then learn how to keep your pet healthy and happy with lots of cat care tips. There are more than 40 breeds to meet, from fluffy Persians to silky Bengals. Which one would you choose?
Call Number: J 636.8 Eve
Format: Book
Date Added: Aug 8, 2018
Shane Frederick
Description: What does true plus/minus have to do with hockey greatness? More than you think. In this fun and smart look at basketball, you will discover stories and uncover facts that will help you better understand and enjoy every pass, dribble, and shot all the more.
Call Number: J 796.962 Fre
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 16, 2018
Description: Offers instructions for interactive activities, crafts, and experiments designed to supplement what young readers learn in school, including creating marshmallow constellations, a lion mosaic, and fizzing balloons.
Call Number: J 745.5 Jun
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 16, 2018
Josie Jeffery, Alice V. Lickens, illustrator
Description: Provides suggestions for different outdoor activities, including bug hunting, counting stars, planting a garden, and building a woodland hideout.
Call Number: J 796.5 Jef
Format: Book
Date Added: Aug 8, 2018
Liz Lee Heinecke, Cole Horton
Description: Offers young Star Wars fans projects and experiments inspired by the Star Wars universe, including instructions on making Jabba slime, Kyber crystals, and an Ewok catapult.
Call Number: J 745.5 Hei
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 16, 2018
Rachel Ignotofsky
Description: Illustrated profiles highlights the achievements and stories of fifty notable women athletes--from well-known figures like tennis player Billie Jean King and gymnast Simone Biles, to lesser-known athletes like skateboarding pioneer Patti McGee and Toni Stone, the first woman to play baseball in a men's professional league. Covering more than forty sports, this collection also contains infographics about notable women's teams throughout history, pay and media statistics for female athletes, and muscle anatomy. Women in Sports celebrates the success of the tough, bold, and fearless women who paved the way for the next generation of athletes. -- From statement provided by publisher.
Call Number: J 796.092 Ign
Format: Book
Date Added: Aug 8, 2018
E. Merwin, Melinda E. Ratchford
Description: It was the night of April 14, 1912. Jessie Sayre, a young orphan, tossed and turned in a feverish sleep. Meanwhile, hundreds of miles away, the Titanic cruised in the dark waters of the Atlantic Ocean toward an unseen iceberg. Yet somehow Jessie sensed the Titanic's doom. "I am so afraid. Can't you see that big ship sinking in the water?" she called out in the night. "Look at all those people who are drowning!" Then Jessie fell into a coma and died at 11:40 P.M.-- the same time an iceberg pierced the Titanic's hull. A Haunted Titanic uncovers the chilling stories, uncanny revelations, and ghostly premonitions surrounding the doomed ship.
Call Number: J 910.45 Mer
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 16, 2018
Iain C. Martin
Description: A thrilling true survival story that follows one of America's most beloved presidents, John F. Kennedy, as he fought to save his crew after a deadly shipwreck in the Pacific during World War II.
Call Number: J 940.54 Mar
Format: Book
Date Added: Aug 2, 2018
Lisa M. B. Simons
Description: Explore the past, present, and future of Niagara Falls. Photos, fact-filled text, and infographics help readers learn all about this natural wonder and how to protect it long into the future.
Call Number: J 917.13 Sim
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 31, 2018
Rebecca Kraft Rector
Description: Introduces the Grand Canyon while describing the formation of the canyon, its different parts, and the animals and plants that live there.
Call Number: J 917.91 Rec
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 31, 2018
Heather E Schwartz
Description: Biography of science educator, television host, mechanical engineer, and comedian Bill Nye.
Call Number: JB Nye
Format: Book
Date Added: Aug 8, 2018
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How Journalists Work
Duchess Harris, Laura Lane
J 071.3 Har
Hockey Is A Numbers Game
Shane Frederick
J 796.962 Fre
Frogs And Other Amphibians
David West
J 597.8 Wes
Junior Maker : Experiments To Try, Crafts To Create, And Lots To Learn!
J 745.5 Jun
Penguins And Other Birds
David West
J 598 Wes
My Great Outdoors Book : The Kids' Guide To Being Outside
Josie Jeffery, Alice V. Lickens, illustrator
J 796.5 Jef
The Great Barrier Reef
Rebecca Kraft Rector
J 551.424 Rec
Star Wars Maker Lab : 20 Craft And Science Projects
Liz Lee Heinecke, Cole Horton
J 745.5 Hei
Good Housekeeping Kids Cook! : 100+ Super-Easy, Delicious Recipes
J 641.5123 Goo
Women In Sports : 50 Fearless Athletes Who Played To Win
Rachel Ignotofsky
J 796.092 Ign
Hares And Rabbits
Joanne Mattern
J 599.32 Mat
A Haunted Titanic
E. Merwin, Melinda E. Ratchford
J 910.45 Mer
Helicopters
Jenny Fretland VanVoorst
J 629.133 Fre
In Harm's Way : JFK, World War II, And The Heroic Rescue Of PT 109
Iain C. Martin
J 940.54 Mar
Hot Air Balloons
Nikole Brooks Bethea
J 629.133 Bet
Niagara Falls
Lisa M. B. Simons
J 917.13 Sim
Lego DC Super Heroes Ultimate Quiz Book : 1000 Brain-Busting Questions!
Melanie Scott
J 688.725 Sco
The Grand Canyon
Rebecca Kraft Rector
J 917.91 Rec
The Everything Book Of Cats & Kittens
Dorling Kindersley Inc.
J 636.8 Eve
Science Educator And Advocate Bill Nye
Heather E Schwartz
JB Nye