Weather.

"Introduction to weather using simple text, question and answer format, illustrations and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--Provided by publisher.…

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by Renaud, Anne, EB SWAN RENAUD

The True Tale of a Giantess : the Story of Anna Swan

When Anna Swan came into the world, people chattered. They whispered over tea and gossiped across fences. Because even when she was small, Anna was ... tall. By the time she was four, she'd risen higher than a rain barrel. At six, she was taller than her mother. By ten, she towered over her father. And still she grew, …

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by Clinton, Chelsea E591.68 CLINTON

Don't Let Them Disappear : 12 Endangered Species Across the Globe

Profiles twelve endangered species around the world, including giraffes, gorillas, giant pandas, and polar bears, and describes why it is important to save each animal from extinction.…

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by Stewart, Melissa E581.467 STEWART

A Seed is the Start

Beautiful photography and lyrical text pair with comprehensive picture captions in award-winning author Melissa Stewart's story about the surprisingly diverse world of seeds. Learn all about the plant cycle, from how seeds grow, the fascinating ways they travel, and what it takes for a seed to become a plant.…

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World of Dinosaurs

"Introduction to dinosaurs using simple text, question and answer format, illustrations and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, resource list, and index"--Provided by publisher.…

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by Gibbons, Gail E523.3 GIBBONS

The Moon Book

Identifies the moon as our only natural satellite, describes its movement and phases, and discusses how we have observed and explored it over the years.…

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by Kimmelman, Leslie EB BERLIN KIMMELM

Write On, Irving Berlin!

"Escaping persecution for being Jewish, the Baline family flee Russia and arrive by ship in New York Harbor in September 1893. Little Israel Isidore Baline is only five years old. After arriving at Ellis Island, the first stop for all immigrants, Israel and his family are ready to begin a new life in America. His famil…

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by McAnulty, Stacy E523.3 MCANULT

Moon! : Earth's Best Friend

"A light-hearted nonfiction picture book about the formation and history of the moon and its history in relation to earth--told from the perspective of the moon itself!"--…

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by Jenkins, Steve, E591.47 JENKINS

Stinkiest! : 20 Smelly Animals

Describes the odors that some animals have developed to stay safe and thrive in their environments, including the striped skunk, the bombardier beetle, and the honey badger.…

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by Cline-Ransome, Lesa E796.342 CLINE

Game Changers : the Story of Venus and Serena Williams

Shares the story of the sisters and tennis stars, including their special relationship as sisters and best friends, their constant training as children, and their incredible success in professional tennis.…

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by Hickman, Pamela E582.1609 HICKMAN

Trees

"In this first book in the Nature All Around series, kids will learn all about trees and the vital role that they play for people and animals. This introduction to the topic covers the different kinds of trees, how they grow and change throughout the seasons and how they provide a home to a variety of animals. Readers …

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by Fulton, Lynn EB SHELLEY FULTON

She Made a Monster : How Mary Shelley Created Frankenstein

On a stormy night two hundred years ago, a young woman sat in a dark house and dreamed of her life as a writer. She longed to follow the path her own mother, Mary Wollstonecraft, had started down, but young Mary Shelley had yet to be inspired. As the night wore on, Mary grew more anxious. The next day was the deadline …

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by Sayre, April Pulley E581 SAYRE

Bloom Boom!

An exploration of flowers found in the desert, woodlands, gardens, and meadows introduces the parts of flower, different habitats, and specific species.…

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by McCloud, Carol E170.83 MCCLOUD

Have You Filled a Bucket Today? : a Guide to Daily Happiness for Kids

Uses the metaphor of a bucket filled with good feelings to show how easy and rewarding it is to express kindness, appreciation, and love on a daily basis.…

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by Hale, Christy E551 HALE

Water Land : Land and Water Forms Around the World

Based on Montessori teachings, die-cut pages identify and contrast types of water bodies and their corresponding land masses to help young readers understand how connected the earth and the water really are.…

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by Weatherford, Carole Boston, E782.4216 WEATHER

The Roots of Rap : 16 Bars on the 4 Pillars of Hip-hop

Presents the history of hip-hop including how it evolved from folktales, spirituals, and poetry, to the showmanship of James Brown, to the culture of graffiti art and breakdancing that formed around the art form.…

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by Slade, Suzanne E629.454 SLADE

Daring Dozen : the Twelve Who Walked on the Moon

"From Neil Armstrong's first small step to Gene Cernan's last footprint, award-winning author Suzanne Slade captures the experiences of the twelve astronauts who walked on the moon. The book reveals how the Apollo moon missions (1969-1972) built upon one another and unveiled important new discoveries about our nearest …

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by Talbott, Hudson EB COLE TALBOTT

Picturing America : Thomas Cole and the Birth of American Art

"The story of artist Thomas Cole, founder of America's first formal art movement: the Hudson River school of painting"--…

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by McGinty, Alice B., E523.4922 MCGINTY

The Girl Who Named Pluto : the Story of Venetia Burney

When Venetia Burney's grandfather reads aloud from the newspaper about a new discovery--a "ninth major planet" that has yet to be named--her eleven-year-old mind starts whirring. She is studying the planets in school and loves Roman mythology. "It might be called Pluto," she says, thinking of the dark underworld. Grand…

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by Churnin, Nancy EB BERLIN CHURNIN

Irving Berlin : the Immigrant Boy Who Made America Sing

Describes the life of the famous composer, who immigrated to the United States at age five and became inspired by the rhythms of jazz and blues in his new home.…

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by Gates, Mariam E613.7046 GATES

Yoga Friends : a Pose-by-pose Partner Adventure for Kids

"From the creators of Good Night Yoga and Good Morning Yoga comes an illustrated city adventure that introduces children to the delights and benefits of partner yoga. Perfect for teaming up with a friend, sibling, parent, or caregiver, each easy practice shows how cooperation helps us to imagine, move, and have fun in …

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by Page, Robin, E581.467 PAGE

Seeds Move!

Every seed, big or small, needs sunlight, water, and an uncrowded place to put down roots. But how do seeds get to the perfect place to grow? This exploration of seed dispersal covers a wide range of seeds and the creatures that help them move, from a coconut seed floating on waves to an African grass seed rolled by a …

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by Jones, Carrie, EB BERG JONES

The Spy Who Played Baseball

"Biography of Major League Baseball catcher and coach who was a spy for the Office of Strategic Services during World War II"--Provided by publisher.…

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by Eaton, Maxwell E599.635 EATON

The Truth About Hippos

"Did you know that there are two types of hippo: the common hippo and the pygmy hippo (which is like a common hippo but smaller)? Did you know that all hippos live in Africa? Did you know that hippos can't actually swim?"--Jacket.…

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by Hoopmann, Kathy, E618.9285 HOOPMAN

All Birds Have Anxiety

"Life as a bird can be stressful! From worrying about airplanes, windows and getting enough worms to eat, it is clear that birds can be anxious beings. Through a humorous, quizzical depiction of bird behaviour, this book validates everyday experiences of anxiety, provides an understanding of the associated symptoms and…

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by Slade, Suzanne EB JOHNSON SLADE
by Pattison, Darcy E571.8642 PATTISO

Pollen : Darwin's 130 Year Prediction

How long does it take for science to find an answer to a problem? On January 25, 1862, naturalist Charles Darwin received a box of orchids. One flower, the Madagascar star orchid, fascinated him. It had an 11.5 inch nectary, the place where flowers make nectar, the sweet liquid that insects and birds eat. How, he wonde…

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by Moore, Lindsay, E599.786 MOORE

Sea Bear : a Journey for Survival

A polar bear waits patiently for spring when the ice breaks up, but after months of hunting, paddling, and resting on ice floes, summer ends and the bear must swim very far to find land. Includes facts about polar bears and the effect of climate change on their environment.…

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by Carter, James, E523.1 CARTER

Once Upon a Star : a Poetic Journey Through Space

"In this poetic tour of the universe, children learn about the Big Bang and the origins of life on Earth."--…

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by Eaton, Maxwell E599.78 EATON

The Truth About Bears

Did you know that polar bears smell seals through the ice and snow in order to find and eat them? Did you know that when a bear is born, it weighs less than a picture book? Did you know that bears sleep all winter and don't go to the bathroom while they hibernate?…

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by Weider, Shoshana E629.454 WEIDER

Moon Landings

Describes the Apollo spacecraft missions to the Moon, detailing each mission's voyage, the astronauts of the Apollo program, and what it takes to be an astronaut.…

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by Rosenstock, Barb EB CHAND ROSENST

The Secret Kingdom : Nek Chand, a Changing India, and a Hidden World of Art

The incredible story of the world's largest visionary environment: the Rock Garden of Chandigarh, kept secret by outsider artist Nek Chand for fifteen years.…

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by Gall, Chris E629.454 GALL

Go for the Moon : a Rocket, a Boy, and the First Moon Landing

Released in conjunction with the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, this nonfiction picture book offers a step-by-step explanation of how the Apollo 11 spacecraft worked, as told by a young enthusiast. Includes glossary.…

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by Hendrix, John, E232.955 HENDRIX

Miracle Man : the Story of Jesus

"This picture book written and illustrated by John Hendrix focuses on the Biblical accounts of miracles performed by Jesus and concludes with the Crucifixion and the Resurrection. There is a detailed author's note and a list of Biblical passages."--…

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by Lord, Cynthia E632.6932 LORD

Borrowing Bunnies : a Surprising True Tale of Fostering Rabbits

"From Newbery Honor author, Cynthia Lord, comes the heartwarming true story of the author's own journey in fostering two amazing bunnies, illustrated with photos and drawings"--…

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by Easton, Emily E323 EASTON

Enough! : 20 Protesters Who Changed America

Nonfiction picture book briefly introduces twenty protesters, including Cesar Chavez, Dolores Huerta, Tommie Smith, Ruby Bridges, and America Ferrera. Back matter gives additional biographical details on each featured protester.…

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by Sayre, April Pulley E598.8721 SAYRE

Warbler Wave

"A photographic exploration of warbler behavior and migration"--…

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by Schonfeld, Sara E629.295 SCHONFE

Birthday on Mars!

Invites readers to join a little robot named Curiosity for a tour of Mars, the planet that this rover calls home, and celebrate the rover's birthday together.…

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by Lapin, Joyce, E523.3 LAPIN

If You Had Your Birthday Party on the Moon

Introduces facts about the Moon, explaining the science behind how candles and balloons behave in the lunar atmosphere, why "moon angels" will last for thousands of years, and how gravity is different on the Moon.…

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by Teckentrup, Britta E551.5 TECKENT

Look at the Weather

"A meditative, immersive take on the weather around us. Sophisticated nonfiction picture book with informational content. Illustrated with striking atmospheric paintings. Includes calls to action for the reader, inviting them to observe and inquire about the outdoors. Through four chapters-sun, rain, ice and snow, and …

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by Ferry, Beth E599.36 FERRY

Squirrel's Family Tree

"What makes an oak tree an oak tree and what makes a squirrel a squirrel? In Squirrel's Family Tree, things aren't always what they seem. As squirrel searches for, finds, and hides her acorn treasures beneath the shadows of the great oak trees in the forest, little does she know the role she plays in creating the very …

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by Singer, Marilyn E591.5 SINGER

Who Are You Calling Weird?

Delve into the forests, burrow under the ground, and dive into the deep to discover nature's most peculiar creatures and learn about their behavior, diet, and habitat, as well as folk beliefs about each animal. Hidden away in Earth's forests, caves, and oceans, these creatures might look or behave in peculiar ways but,…

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by Gibbons, Gail E630 GIBBONS

Farming

An introduction, in simple text and illustrations, to farming and the work done on a farm throughout the seasons.…

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by Alexander, Kwame E811.6 ALEXAND

The Undefeated

"The Newbery Award-winning author of The Crossover pens an ode to black American triumph and tribulation, with art from a two-time Caldecott Honoree"--…

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by Horst, Marc ter E550 HORST

Hey There, Earth Dweller! : Dive into This World We Call Earth

A fun, educational journey into everything a pre-teen would want to know about the planet we call home.…

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by Gibbons, Gail E567.9 GIBBONS

Dinosaurs!

"Step back in time ... to the Age of the Dinosaurs! Dinosaurs ruled Earth for milions of years. Some were small and could run very, very fast. Others were big and covered with spikes and plates for protection. Some were huge and terrified other dinosaurs with their long, sharp teeth. In this newly revised edition, Dino…

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by Fishman, Seth E510.2 FISHMAN

A Hundred Billion Trillion Stars

"A look at the numbers that surround us, big and small, on earth and in outer space."--…

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by Raschka, Christopher E227.06 RASCHKA

Paul Writes (a Letter)

Introduces the Apostle Paul, an early missionary of Christianity, and examines his writings to his friends on how to live a good life.…

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by Robbins, Dean, EB BEAN ROBBINS

The Astronaut Who Painted the Moon : the True Story of Alan Bean

"Journey to the Moon on the Apollo 12 mission with astronaut and artist Alan Bean! As a boy, Alan wanted to fly planes. As a young navy pilot, Alan wished he could paint the view from the cockpit. So he took an art class to learn patterns and forms. But no class could prepare him for the beauty of the lunar surface som…

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by Easton, Emily E323 EASTON

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 rewrit…

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by Salas, Laura Purdie E508.2 SALAS

Snowman - Cold = Puddle : Spring Equations

"A unique take on spring in a series of eye-opening equations. Whether it's breeze + kite = ballet or nest + robin = jewelry box, each equation prompts readers to pause and think about spring in unexpected ways. As a child in the art welcomes the change of seasons, sidebars provide more information about the science be…

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by Paul, Miranda E363.7288 PAUL

One Plastic Bag : Isatou Ceesay and the Recycling Women of the Gambia

"Plastic bags are cheap and easy to use. But what happens when a bag breaks or is no longer needed? In Njau, Gambia, people simply dropped the bags and went on their way. One plastic bag became two. Then ten. Then a hundred. ... Something had to change. Isatou Ceesay was that change. She found a way to recycle the bags…

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by McCloskey, Kevin E594.3 MCCLOSK

Snails Are Just My Speed!

"Did you know snails build roads like engineers and go undercover in camouflage like spies? Did you know they can be smaller than a seed or bigger than a grown-up's hand? [This book] mixes snail science, art, and hilarity [to answer these questions]"--Amazon.com.…

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by Kelly, Irene E597.89 KELLY

A Frog's Life

"This exciting survey of the world's frog species will introduce children to varieties as diverse as the golden poison frog (the planet's most toxic animal), the Amau frog (so tiny it's no bigger than a housefly), and the Chinese gliding frog (which can 'fly' up to 17 feet). Their different hunting techniques, preferre…

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by Ben-Barak, Idan E579.3 BEN

Do Not Lick This Book

Min is a microbe. She is small. Very small. In fact, so small that you'd need to look through a microscope to see her. Or you can simply open this book and take Min on an adventure to amazing places she's never seen before-- like the icy glaciers of your tooth or the twisted, tangled jungle of your shirt.…

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by Crane, Cody E536 CRANE

Heating and Cooling

"Introduces the reader to heating and cooling."--…

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by Cusolito, Michelle E627.704 CUSOLIT

Flying Deep : Climb Inside Deep-sea Submersible Alvin

"Climb aboard Alvin, the famous deep-sea submersible credited with helping to find the Titanic, and take a trip two miles down to the bottom of the ocean. Experience a day in the life of an Alvin pilot and join scientists at the seafloor to collect samples and conduct research. Along the way, discover what one wears, e…

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by Crane, Cody E530.4 CRANE

Matter

Did you know that everything on Earth is made up of matter--including you? Learn fascinating facts about matter, answer fun science questions, and complete a hands-on activity, all in the pages of this colorful book.…

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by Berne, Jennifer EB TYSON BERNE

Look Up with Me : Neil Degrasse Tyson : a Life Among the Stars

"A biography of famed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and awe-inspiring facts about our universe"--…

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by Kulling, Monica EB BAKER KULLING

Dr. Jo : How Sara Josephine Baker Saved the Lives of America's Children

Shares the story of a trailblazer who has inspired generations of girls to change the world. Sara Josephine Baker was a strong girl who loved adventure. Growing up in New York in the late 1800s was not easy. When she lost her brother and father to typhoid fever, she became determined to pursue her dream of becoming a d…

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by Buller, Laura E599.757 BULLER

The Lion's Tale

An introduction to lions discusses where they live, how they hunt, and how they take care of their young.…

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by Kirkfield, Vivian EB GOODE KIRKFIE

Sweet Dreams, Sarah

"Sarah E. Goode was one of the first African-American women to get a US patent. Working in her furniture store, she recognized a need for a multi-use bed and through hard work, ingenuity, and determination, invented her unique cupboard bed. She built more than a piece of furniture. She built a life far away from slaver…

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by Glaser, Linda EB LAZARUS GLASER

Emma's Poem : the Voice of the Statue of Liberty

The story of Emma Lazarus, who, despite her life of privilege, became a tireless advocate for the immigrants who arrived in New York City in the 1880s and wrote a famous poem for the Statue of Liberty.…

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by Kelly, Scott, EB KELLY KELLY

My Journey to the Stars

"Scott wasn't sure what he wanted to be when he grew up. He struggled in school and often got in trouble with his twin brother, Mark. Then one day Scott discovered a book about test pilots and astronauts that set him on a new path. His new focus led him to fly higher and higher, becoming first a pilot and then an astro…

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by McCarney, Rosemary A. E362.87 MCCARNE

Where Will I Live?

"This stunning photo-based picture book for younger readers takes a look at the thousands of children around the world who have been forced to flee war, terror, hunger, sickness, and natural disasters - young refugees on the move with very little left except questions. It's hard to imagine, but the images here will hel…

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by Spilsbury, Louise E305.8 SPILSBU

Racism and Intolerance

In Racism and Intolerance, children can get answers to questions like: "What does it mean to be a racist--or intolerant?" and "How can I help?" Children will begin to understand the way others struggle with these issues and become empowered to make a difference.…

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by Quattlebaum, Mary E306.875 QUATTLE

Brother, Sister, Me and You

Little ones will delight in the similarities lion, turtle, and even bee siblings have with human brothers and sisters in this charming read-aloud book. It opens with 10 kinds of animal siblings and segues naturally into young human brothers and sisters. The children reprise the animal actions, from leaping and pouncing…

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by Mills, Deborah EB ALVA MILLS

La Frontera : El Viaje Con Papa = My Journey with Papa

Join a young boy and his father on a daring journey from Mexico to Texas to find a new life. They'll need all the resilience and courage they can muster to safely cross the border - la frontera - and to make a home for themselves in a new land.…

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by Maurer, Tracy, EB MORSE MAURER

Samuel Morse, That's Who!

From the author of "John Deere, That's Who!" comes a lively picture book biography of Samuel Morse that highlights how he revolutionized modern technology and communication. Full color.…

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by Cline-Ransome, Lesa E796.342 CLINE

Game Changers : the Story of Venus and Serena Williams

Two peas in a pod. Best friends. Above all: sisters. Venus and Serena Williams are two of the greatest tennis players of all time. Some say they are two of the greatest athletes of all time. Before they were world famous, they were little girls with big dreams. Six days a week they awoke before the sun came up to pract…

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by Barnett, Mac EB BROWN BARNETT

The Important Thing About Margaret Wise Brown

A picture book biography of the children's book author shares insights into her life and enduring literary influence.…

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Wild Animals.

"Introduction to wild animals that live in Africa using simple text, question and answer format, illustrations and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--Provided by publisher.…

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by Eaton, Maxwell E599.67 EATON

The Truth About Elephants

Introduces elephants, discussing everything from their constantly growing tusks and their six sets of teeth to their ability to purr and the ways readers can help conservation efforts.…

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by Holt, Hannah EB HALL HOLT

The Diamond and the Boy : the Creation of Diamonds & the Life of H. Tracy Hall

"Before a diamond is a gem, it's a common gray rock called graphite. Through an intense trial of heat and pressure, it changes into one of the most valuable stones in the world. Before Tracy Hall was an inventor, he was a boy--born into poverty, bullied by peers, forced to work at an early age. However, through educati…

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by Shetterly, Margot Lee E510.9252 SHETTER

Hidden Figures : the True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race

Explores the previously uncelebrated but pivotal contributions of NASA's African American women mathematicians to America's space program, describing how Jim Crow laws segregated them despite their groundbreaking successes. Includes biographies on Dorothy Jackson Vaughan (1910-2008), Mary Winston Jackson (1921-2005), K…

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by Danielson, Christopher E516.15 DANIELS

Which One Doesn't Belong? : Playing with Shapes

"Every page of this innovative picture book contains a thoughtfully designed set of four shapes and the question 'Which one doesn't belong?' Each of the shapes could be a correct answer to the question. Because there is no one right answer, children naturally shift their focus to justifications and arguments based on t…

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by Sorell, Traci E970.00497 CHEROKE

We Are Grateful : Otsaliheliga

Otsaliheliga is a Cherokee word that is used to express gratitude. Journey through the year with a Cherokee family and their tribal nation as they express thanks for celebrations big and small. A look at modern Native American life as told by a citizen of the Cherokee Nation.…

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by Chin, Jason, E577.789 CHIN

Coral Reefs

During an ordinary visit to the library, a girl pulls a not-so-ordinary book from the shelves. As she turns the pages in this book about coral reefs, the city around her slips away and she finds herself surrounded by the coral cities of the sea and the mysterious plants and animals that live, hunt, and hide there.…

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by Bauer, Marion Dane E523.18 BAUER

The Stuff of Stars

Before the universe was formed, before time and space existed, there was ... nothing. But then ... BANG! Stars caught fire and burned so long that they exploded, flinging stardust everywhere. And the ash of those stars turned into planets. Into our Earth. And into us. In a poetic text, Marion Dane Bauer takes readers f…

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by Jenkins, Steve, E597.89 JENKINS

The Frog Book

An introduction to an assortment of the world's frog species discusses their colors, shapes, and sizes; many different habitats; their lifecycle; and how they find food, escape danger, and attract a mate.…

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by Crane, Cody E531.6 CRANE

Push and Pull

"Introduces the reader to push and pull"--…

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by Paul, Miranda E612.64 PAUL

Nine Months : Before a Baby is Born

"As a baby grows in her mother's tummy, a soon-to-be big sister and her family spend nine months preparing for the newest member of the family to arrive."--…

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by Davies, Nicola, E508.2 DAVIES

Outside Your Window : a First Book of Nature

Introduces the sights and sounds of the changing seasons, along city streets and in country meadow.…

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by Eaton, Maxwell E599.532 EATON

The Truth About Dolphins

Did you know that baby dolphins are usually born tail-first? Did you know that each dolphin has a unique whistle (like a human's fingerprints) that makes them instantly recognizable to their friends? Did you know that killer whales are actually a kind of dolphin?…

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by Crane, Cody E535 CRANE

Light

"Introduces the reader to light"--…

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by Ellis, Gerry E599.885 ELLIS

Little Larry Goes to School : the True Story of a Timid Chimpanzee Who Learned T

Little Larry is an orphaned chimpanzee who doesn't know much about being a chimp. He has to go to his first day at the forest school to learn what chimp life is all about. Nestled in a primate sanctuary in Cameroon, Little Larry and his group of chimp friends go to the school each day to learn how to play, communicate,…

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World of Insects.

"Introduction to insects, using simple text, question and answer format, illustrations, and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, resource list, and index"--Provided by publisher.…

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by Gibbons, Gail E525.5 GIBBONS

The Reasons for Seasons

A simple description of how seasons are caused by the positions of the Earth and the Sun also discusses the delights of each of the seasons.…

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by Chin, Jason, E585.5 CHIN

Redwoods

Offers general information about redwood trees such as height, how the bark protect them from fires, average age, and the types of plant and animal life that live in them.…

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by Lendroth, Susan E629.4553 LENDROT

Hey-ho, to Mars We'll Go! : a Space-age Version of "the Farmer in the Dell"

A Mars themed version of "The Farmer in the Dell," is paired with factual information about the exploration of Mars.…

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by Biebow, Natascha EB BINNEY BIEBOW

The Crayon Man : the True Story of the Invention of Crayola Crayons

"Celebrating the inventor of the Crayola crayon! This gloriously illustrated picture book biography tells the inspiring story of Edwin Binney, the inventor of one of the world's most beloved toys. A perfect fit among favorites like The Day the Crayons Quit and Balloons Over Broadway"--…

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by Winter, Jonah, EB PRESLEY WINTER

Elvis is King!

Presents the life and legacy of Elvis, from his birth in Mississippi through his music career, his time in the army, his marriage, and his induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.…

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by Gardner, Kate E590 GARDNER

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!…

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by Thorn, Theresa E305.3 THORN

It Feels Good to Be Yourself : a Book About Gender Identity

A picture book that introduces the concept of gender identity to the youngest reader from writer Theresa Thorn and illustrator Noah Grigni. Some people are boys. Some people are girls. Some people are both, neither, or somewhere in between. This sweet, straightforward exploration of gender identity will give children a…

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Rain Forest Animals.

"Introduction to animals that live in the rain forest using simple text, question and answer format, illustrations and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--Provided by publisher.…

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by Sanders, Rob, EB MILK SANDERS

Pride : the Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag

Traces the life of the Gay Pride Flag, from its beginnings with social activist Harvey Milk and designer Gilbert Baker to its spanning of the globe and its role in today's world.…

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by Driscoll, Laura E610.695 DRISCOL

I Want to Be a Doctor

Explains what a doctor is and what their responsibilities are, including helping people who are sick or hurt.…

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by Fern, Tracey E. EB JOHNSTON FERN

Wild Horse Annie : Friend of the Mustangs

A picture book biography about activism, this is the story of Velma Johnston, a trailblazing woman who mobilized children in her crusade to save wild mustangs. Full color.…

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by Meisel, Paul E598.842 MEISEL

My Happy Year by E. Bluebird

"Narrative non-fiction, in journal form, relates the first year in the life of an Eastern bluebird."--…

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by Slade, Suzanne EB JOHNSON SLADE

A Computer Called Katherine : How Katherine Johnson Helped Put America on the Mo

Shares the story of the pioneering African American mathematician, Katherine Johnson, who helped calculate America's first manned flight into space, its first manned orbit of Earth, and the world's first trip to the moon.…

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by Rusch, Elizabeth E636.7088 RUSCH

Avalanche Dog Heroes : Piper and Friends Learn to Search the Snow

Follow along with Piper, a friendly border collie who came to the mountain as a smart but timid shelter dog, terrified by everything, as she confidently heads off to school on a chairlift to meet her canine classmates. Over a season they romp together through the snow, learning and practicing the skills they need to be…

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by Manley, Curtis E523.4 MANLEY

Just Right : Searching for the Goldilocks Planet

Follow a young girl as she explores questions about the wondrous search for another Goldilocks planet.…

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by Desmond, Jenni E599.67 DESMOND

The Elephant

"Elephants have roamed the Earth for millions of years, but only two species remain in the world today: the African elephant and the Asian elephant. Though African and Asian elephants are noticeably different, these enormous, intelligent animals have many similarities, too. Their trunks are powerful enough to pick up e…

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by Thornburgh, Blair E612.751 THORNBU

Skulls!

"A non-fiction picture book about skulls, and all the things they are good for."--…

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by Sayre, April Pulley E598.8721 SAYRE

Warbler Wave

"Discover the magic--and the science--behind the migration of warblers with this stunning photographic picture book from the award-winning author and photographer of Raindrops Roll, Best in Snow, and Full of Fall. The migrating warblers have arrived, to feed and preen, to refuel and rest before continuing on their amaz…

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Sports Are Fantastic Fun!

"Experience the highs and lows in this collection of sports from around the world for armchair players, small and big."--Back cover.…

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by Crane, Cody E534 CRANE

Sound

"Introduces the reader to sound"--…

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by Robeson, Susan, EB ROBESON ROBESON

Grandpa Stops a War : a Paul Robeson Story

"Daddy always said it takes a man of peace to stop a war." Based on the true story of Paul Robeson's visit to the front lines of the Spanish Civil War, comes this recollection of his bravery and activism by his granddaughter, Susan Robeson, with her debut book. When Susan was a child her father and grandfather told her…

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by Montgomery, Sy E594.5609 MONTGOM

Inky's Amazing Escape : How a Very Smart Octopus Found His Way Home

"The story of how in April 2016, Inky the octopus escaped from the New Zealand aquarium and became an international sensation."--…

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by Halfmann, Janet EB GRANDERSO HALFMAN

Midnight Teacher : Lilly Ann Granderson and Her Secret School

"The life of Lilly Ann Granderson, an enslaved teacher who strongly believed in the power of education and risked her life to teach others during slavery. Includes afterword and sources"--…

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by Floca, Brian E629.454 FLOCA

Moonshot : the Flight of Apollo 11

Here is the story of the Apollo 11 mission to the Moon -- a story of leaving and returning during the summer of 1969, and a story of home, seen whole, from far away by steady astronauts in their great machines.…

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by Fishman, Seth E612 FISHMAN

Power Up

"An exploration of the relationship between the human body and all the energy that it takes to make it go"--…

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by Kelley, Kitty EB KING KELLEY

Martin's Dream Day

Recounts Martin Luther King Jr.'s iconic "I Have a Dream" speech during the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, describing the hardships and triumphs King encountered along his journey.…

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