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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 Crane, Cody E536 CRANE

Heating and Cooling

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

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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 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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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 Slade, Suzanne EB JOHNSON SLADE
by Dylan, Bob, E782.4216 DYLAN

Forever Young

Bob Dylan's classic 1974 anthem Forever Young is reimagined by award-willing illustrator Rogers. In this picture book, the lyrics follow the story of a young boy who travels through Dylan's life, living in the footsteps of a musical legend.…

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by Robeson, Teresa, EB WU ROBESON

Queen of Physics : How Wu Chien Shiung Helped Unlock the Secrets of the Atom

"When Wu Chien Shiung was born in China 100 years ago, girls did not attend school. But her parents named their daughter "Courageous Hero" and encouraged her love of science. This biography follows Wu as she battles sexism at home and racism in the United States of America to become what Newsweek magazine called the "Q…

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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 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 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 Sotomayor, Sonia, E362.4 SOTOMAY

Just Ask! : Be Different, Be Brave, Be You

In this creative non-fiction story, Sonia and her friends plant a garden, and each one contributes in his or her own special way, in a book that celebrates the many differences among humans. In this warm and inclusive story by U.S. Supreme Justice Sonia Sotomayor, inspired by her own childhood diagnosis of diabetes, re…

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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 Maynard, Thane E599.635 MAYNARD

Saving Fiona : the Story of the World's Most Famous Baby Hippo

Describes the life of Fiona, a baby hippopotamus who was born prematurely and raised by humans at the Cincinnati Zoo, and details how the hippo became a worldwide Internet sensation. Includes general information about hippos as a species.…

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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 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 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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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 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 Jenkins, Steve, E591.472 JENKINS

Look Again : Secrets of Animal Camouflage

Introduces young readers to some of the stealthiest camouflaged animals in the natural world and asks them to seek out these animals hiding in plain sight.…

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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 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 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 Crane, Cody E531.6 CRANE

Push and Pull

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

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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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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 Seluk, Nick E523.7 SELUK

The Sun is Kind of a Big Deal

"The Sun never stops working to keep things on Earth running smoothly. (That's why it's been Employee of the Month for 4.5 billion years.) So why does the Sun get to be center of attention? Because it's our solar system's very own star! This funny and factual picture book from Awkward Yeti creator Nick Seluk explains e…

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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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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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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 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 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 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 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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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 Adler, David A. E516.152 ADLER

Circles

"The characteristics of circles as well as how to find the radius, diameter, circumference, and area of a circle are explained and illustrated in this geometry picture book"--…

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by Crane, Cody E535 CRANE

Light

"Introduces the reader to light"--…

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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 Crane, Cody E534 CRANE

Sound

"Introduces the reader to sound"--…

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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 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 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 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 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 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 Davies, Nicola, E598.764 DAVIES

Hummingbird

Every spring, birds small enough to fit in the palm of your hand fly two thousand miles north to lay their eggs. This is the story of one tiny hummingbird's amazing journey.…

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Under the Sea.

"Introduction to animals that live in the sea 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 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 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 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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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 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 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 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 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 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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My Body.

"Introduction to the human body and how it works 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 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 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 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 Gladstone, James, E525.0222 GLADSTON

Earthrise : Apollo 8 and the Photo That Changed the World

"Earthrise tells the story of the first time the planet Earth was photographed in colour from space. The photo, later called Earthrise, was taken in 1968 by the astronauts on Apollo 8, the first US space mission to break free of Earth's orbit and circle the Moon. The Apollo 8 astronauts were surveying the lunar surface…

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by Tapper, Alice Paul E155.2 TAPPER

Raise Your Hand

"When Alice Tapper noticed that the girls in her class weren't participating as much as the boys, she knew she had to do something about it. With help from her Girl Scout troop and her parents, she came up with a patch that other girls could earn if they took a pledge to be more confident in school. Alice even wrote an…

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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 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 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 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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Tough Trucks.

"Introduction to heavy-duty trucks such as cranes, fire engines, tractors, and others, 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 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 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 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 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 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 Jenkins, Martin, E597.982 JENKINS

Beware of the Crocodile

"All is quiet on the water. Then, in a flash, there's a sudden lunge and a tremendous splash. And then? Oh dear. There's a lot of twirling and thrashing: a hungry crocodile has found something to eat. But crocodiles also love to nap on warm sandbanks and cool off in calm waters. And they're very gentle with their babie…

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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 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 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 Sayre, April Pulley E599.36 SAYRE

Squirrels Leap, Squirrels Sleep

"Squirrels wrestle. Squirrels leap. Squirrels climb. Squirrels sleep. If you followed a squirrel for a day, what would you see? Climbing branches, storing seeds, making homes in tree holes, and maybe even flying! [The creators of this book offer] a glimpse into this fascinating world. Discover different kinds of squirr…

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Animal Homes.

"Introduction to animal homes 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 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 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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by Novesky, Amy EB BLAIR NOVESKY

Mary Blair's Unique Flair : the Girl Who Became One of the Disney Legends

"Young Mary Browne Robinson loved color, even her name had a color in it. All she wanted to do was to make art. But becoming an artist wasn't an easy. Her parents worked hard to provide her paper and paints, and Mary worked hard to enter contests and earn a spot at a school for the arts. She even had to work hard to fi…

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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 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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