by Collard, Sneed B. J599.328 COLLARD

Hopping Ahead Of Climate Change : Snowshoe Hares, Science, And Survival

Scientists seek to answer the critical question "Can snowshoe hares and other animals that change their coat color each winter adapt to shorter winters caused by climate change?"…

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by Hirsch, Rebecca E. J578.77 HIRSCH

Birds Vs. Blades? : Offshore Wind Power And The Race To Protect Seabirds

Shares information on how scientists are using implants in sea birds to study the impact wind farms have on the birds.…

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by Cottman, Michael H. J382.4409 COTTMAN

Shackles From The Deep : Tracing The Path Of A Sunken Slave Ship, A Bitter Past, And A Rich Legacy

Presents an investigation into the wreck of the Henrietta Marie and how it reflects the tragic history of slavery in England, West Africa, the Caribbean, and America.…

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J973.099 PRESIDE

Presidents Of The United States

Profiles the Presidents of the United States, from George Washington to Barack Obama, highlighting major events during their presidency and providing an overview of their lives.…

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by Fox, E. T. J910.45 FOX

Pirates

Provides information on pirates, describing their daily living practices and culture, and includes a timeline, maps, and a quiz.…

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by McDonald, Angela J932 MCDONAL

Ancient Egypt

Provides information on Ancient Egypt, describing art, culture, and daily living, and includes a timeline and quiz.…

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by Janulis, Klint J930.12 JANULIS

Stone Age

Provides information on the Stone Age, describing people's daily lives and survival practices during this time, and includes a timeline and quiz.…

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by Fowler, Sarah L J597.3 FOWLER

Sharks

Provides information on sharks, describing different species and their unique characteristics, and includes a shark family tree and quiz.…

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by Hansen, Dustin J794.8 HANSEN

Game On! : Video Game History From Pong And Pac-Man To Mario, Minecraft, And More

"A middle-grade nonfiction book about the history and impact on pop culture of video games"--…

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by Hoobler, Dorothy J954.2 HOOBLER

Where Is The Taj Mahal?

Describes the building of the Taj Mahal, an ivory-white marble mausoleum in the Indian city of Agra.…

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by Howell, Catherine Herbert J597.9 HOWELL

Reptiles & Amphibians

Provides a guide to reptiles and amphibians found in North America, including information on the animal's size, habitat, and behavior, identification tips, and jokes.…

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by Jack, Zachary Michael J324.623 JACK

March Of The Suffragettes : Rosalie Gardiner Jones And The March For Voting Rights

Shares the story of how "General" Rosalie Gardner Jones marched an army of women nearly one hundred seventy-five miles to win support for voting rights for women.…

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by Kostyal, K. M. J973.3092 KOSTYAL

Benjamin Franklin's Wise Words : How To Work Smart, Play Well, And Make Real Friends

Presents a collection of the Founding Fathers famous quotes as culled from Poor Richards Almanack, his personal letters and other writings, and offers advice on subjects ranging from good citizenship and manners to friendship and happiness.…

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by Krull, Kathleen J973.099 KRULL

A Kids' Guide To America's First Ladies

Examines America's first ladies and how they helped advance women's rights, political causes and other important progressive changes.…

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by Lee, Susan Schader J975.3 LEE

Secrets Of Our Nation's Capital : Weird And Wonderful Facts About Washington, DC

A treasury of facts and trivia about Washington, D.C. includes entries about the Capitol basement's ghost cat, the one-eared bust of President Lincoln, and the famous memorials at the National Mall.…

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by Macy, Sue J629.283 MACY

Motor Girls : How Women Took The Wheel And Drove Boldly Into The Twentieth Century

Presents the first generation of female motorists who drove cars for fun, profit, and to make a statement about the evolving role of women.…

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by Michelson, Richard JB NIMOY MICHELS

Fascinating : The Life Of Leonard Nimoy

Presents a portrait of the late actor best known as Spock from "Star Trek," including his early dreams of becoming an entertainer and the ways his character reflected his experiences of being different.…

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by Mihulka, Krystyna JB MIHULKA MIHULKA

Krysia : A Polish Girl's Stolen Childhood During World War II

The author describes her family's deportation to Russia during World War II and their harsh life working for two years on a remote Soviet collective farm in Kazakhstan before they were allowed to leave and became refugees in Iran.…

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by O'Connor, Jim J937.6 OCONNOR

Where Is The Colosseum?

Describes the construction and history of the Colosseum, the largest oval amphitheater in the center of Rome, Italy.…

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by Reilly, Kathleen M. J551.136 REILLY

Fault Lines & Tectonic Plates : Discover What Happens When The Earth's Crust Moves, With 25 Projects

Explains how plate tectonics causes earthquakes and volcanoes, discussing the movement of the Earth's crust and offering twenty-five science activities to explore geological principles.…

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by Shamir, Ruby J352.2309 SHAMIR

What's The Big Deal About First Ladies?

Discusses what made each first lady unique and describes their role, ambitions, and partnerships with their presidential husbands.…

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by Weeks, Marcus J330 WEEKS

Heads Up Money

Offers a general introduction to money, finance, and economics, including basic concepts and broader related questions and concerns.…

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by Weintraub, Aileen J363.6809 WEINTRA

Secrets Of The National Parks : Weird And Wonderful Facts About America's Natural Wonders

A guide to some of America's most significant national parks reveals lesser-known points of interest and trivia about such sites as the Great Smoky Mountains, the Grand Canyon, Yosemite, Yellowstone, and Denali.…

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by Pascal, Janet B. J977.311 PASCAL
by Hoobler, Dorothy J979.461 HOOBLER
by Brown, Martin J590 BROWN

Lesser Spotted Animals : The Coolest Creatures You've Never Heard Of

Find out all about the amazing animals you need to know but never get to see, from the numbat to the zorilla, and everything in between.…

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by Napoli, Donna Jo J398.22 NAPOLI

Tales From The Arabian Nights : Stories Of Adventure, Magic, Love, And Betrayal

A collection of tales told by Scheherazade to amuse the cruel sultan and stop him from executing her as he had his other daily wives.…

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by Macaulay, David J600 MACAULA

The Way Things Work Now : From Levers To Lasers, Windmills To Wi-Fi, A Visual Guide To The World Of Machines

Text and numerous detailed illustrations introduce and explain the scientific principles and workings of hundreds of machines.…

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by Edwards, Roberta JB-GOODALL EDWARDS

Who Is Jane Goodall?

Profiles the life of the primatologist who was the first scientist to study wild chimpanzees in their natural environment.…

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by Bader, Bonnie JB-KING BADER

Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.?

An introduction to the life Martin Luther King, Jr. Including how he organized the Montgomery Bus Boycott and African American people across the country in support of the right to vote, desegregation, and other basic civil rights.…

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by Herman, Gail JB-ROBINSON HERMAN

Who Was Jackie Robinson?

An introduction to the life and career of baseball's Jackie Robinson.…

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by Pollack, Pam JB-MANDELA POLLACK

Who Was Nelson Mandela?

Describes the life of the South African president and revolutionary, from his childhood and his work as a peaceful protestor to his twenty-seven-year imprisonment, his election as president, and his work to end apartheid in South Africa.…

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by McDonough, Yona Zeldis JB-PARKS MCDONOU

Who Was Rosa Parks?

In 1955, Rosa Parks refused to give her bus seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama. This seemingly small act triggered civil rights protests across America and earned Rosa Parks the title "Mother of the Civil Rights Movement."…

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by Agnone, Julie Vosburgh J793.73 AGNONE

What In The World? : A Closer Look

Offers a series of diverse types of picture puzzles intended to strengthen visual skills, cognitive skills, and memory.…

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by Bader, Bonnie JB ONASSIS BADER
by Blobaum, Cindy J591.53 BLOBAUM

Explore Predators And Prey!

Explores the physical and behavioral adaptations of predators and prey and their impact on the environment, and includes activites that compare and contrast physical characteristics, behavioral patterns, and ecosystem dynamics.…

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by Cusick, Dawn J591.51 CUSICK
by Dagg, Anne Innis. J599.638 DAGG
by Demuth, Patricia JB CHAPLIN DEMUTH

Who Was Charlie Chaplin?

Describes the life and times of the actor and director, covering his youth in England, many films, and knighthood.…

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by Levesque, Haude. J333.956 LEVESQU

Fish Tricks : The Wild & Wacky World Of Fish

Explores how fish, including archerfish, anglerfish, and toadfish, use color, sound, and chemicals to communicate and avoid predators.…

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by Sheinkin, Steve. J796.3326 SHEINKI

Undefeated : Jim Thorpe And The Carlisle Indian School Football Team

"A great American sport and Native American history come together in this true story of how Jim Thorpe and Pop Warner created the legendary Carlisle Indians football team"--…

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by Smith-Llera, Danielle J972.9106 SMITH

Che Guevara's Face : How A Cuban Photographer's Image Became A Cultural Icon

"Discusses the iconic photograph of revolutionary Che Guevara taken in 1960 by Cuban photographer Alberto Korda"--…

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by Sutherland, Adam J338.04 SUTHERL

Be A Young Entrepreneur

Provides guidance for children looking to start their own businesses, offering advice on how to find and keep customers, generate effective marketing, and develop ideas.…

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by Treinish, Gregg J910.4 TREINIS

Danger On The Mountain! : True Stories Of Extreme Adventures

Recounts the author's experience hiking through North and South America, from the Appalachian Trail to the tip of South America, describing how he learned how to make the world a better place in the process.…

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by Kalman, Maira JB LINCOLN KALMAN

Looking At Lincoln

A brief look at the life of United States president Abraham Lincoln.…

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by Copeland, Misty JB-COPELAND COPELAN
by McVeigh, Chris J745.5941 MCVEIGH

The LEGO Christmas Ornaments Book : 15 Designs To Spread Holiday Cheer

"A LEGO construction book featuring 15 different kinds of Christmas ornaments built from LEGO bricks. Includes detailed step-by-step instructions"--…

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by Argueta, Jorge J861.64 ARGUETA

Somos Como Las Nubes = We Are Like The Clouds

Why are young people leaving their country to walk to the United States to seek a new, safe home? Over 100,000 such children have left Central America. This book of poetry helps us to understand why and what it is like to be them.…

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by Swartz, Clay J920.02 SWARTZ
by Gigliotti, Jim JB-WONDER GIGLIOT

Who Is Stevie Wonder?

"Discover more about Stevie Wonder, the music prodigy whose awards include 25 Grammy Awards and the Presidential Medal of Freedom,"--Amazon.com.…

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by Pollack, Pam J791.4302 POLLACK
by Tougias, Mike J910.9163 TOUGIAS

A Storm Too Soon : A Remarkable True Survival Story In 80-foot Seas

"When a forty-seven-foot sailboat disappears in the Gulf Stream in the throes of a calamitous storm, it leaves behind three weary passengers struggling to stay alive afloat a life raft in violent waves 80 feet tall"--Provided by publisher.…

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by Younker, J. Marin J610.973 YOUNKER

Bleed, Blister, Puke, And Purge : The Dirty Secrets Behind Early American Medicine

Bleed, Blister, Puke, and Purge exposes the extraordinary practices and major players of American medical history, from the colonial era to the late 1800s.…

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by O'Reilly, Bill J973.927 OREILLY

The Day The President Was Shot : The Secret Service, The FBI, A Would-be Killer, And The Attempted Assassination Of Ronald Reagan

A chronicle of the events leading up to the attempted assassination of Ronald Reagan. Includes a discussion of the aftermath and provides biographical information on the former president.…

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by Marrin, Albert J940.5317 MARRIN

Uprooted : The Japanese American Experience During World War II

"On the 75th anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor comes a harrowing and enlightening look at the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II--from National Book Award finalist Albert Marrin,"--Amazon.com.…

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by Woelfle, Gretchen J973.34 WOELFLE

Answering The Cry For Freedom : Stories Of African Americans And The American Revolution

This book provides the chance for young readers to learn about the death-defying attempts of black Americans to gain the inalienable rights promised in the Declaration of Independence.…

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by Danziger, Meryl JB-SEEGER DANZIGE
by Sabol, Stephanie JB-SPRINGSTEEN SABOL
by Williams, Dave J612.0145 WILLIAM

To Burp Or Not To Burp : A Guide To Your Body In Space

Explores how the human body behaves in zero gravity, answering questions about how astronauts go to the bathroom, why they grow taller, and why burping is risky in space.…

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J910.9173 CITIES

The Cities Book : A Journey Through 86 Of The World's Greatest Cities

"This book is jam-packed with pictures, facts, and stats about a host of incredible cities-- from Auckland, Beijing, and Copenhagen all the way to Zanzibar Town"--Page 4 of cover.…

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by Wadsworth, Ginger J636.7088 WADSWOR

Poop Detectives : Working Dogs In The Field

Describes the job scat-detection dogs do, what makes a good scat-detection dog, and the places they work.…

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by Winter, Jonah JB-HEMINGS WINTER
by Osborne, Mary Pope J031 OSBORNE

Magic Tree House Incredible Fact Book

"A nonfiction companion to the Magic Tree House series."--…

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by Bird, Michael J709 BIRD

Vincent's Starry Night And Other Stories : A Children's History Of Art

Presents a history of world art from cave paintings to present day through seventy tales about artists and the way they created their work.…

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by Lowry, Lois JB-LOWRY LOWRY
by Webster, Christy J031.02 WEBSTER

Guinness World Records.

This book explores the biggest and smallest records on the planet, from huge hounds and dinky donkeys to supersized snacks and micromachines.…

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by Barakat, Ibtisam JB-BARAKAT BARAKAT

Balcony On The Moon : Coming Of Age In Palestine

"Balcony on the Moon follows Ibtisam Barakat through her childhood and adolescence in Palestine from 1972-1981 and chronicles her desire to be a writer"--…

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by Lemke, Donald B. J032.02 LEMKE
by Eszterhas, Suzi J599.7695 ESZTERH

Sea Otter Rescue

Offers an illustrated look at the Alaska SeaLife Center's Wildlife Rescue Team and their efforts to treat young, orphaned sea otters.…

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by Thornhill, Jan J598.33 THORNHI
by Burns, Ken J973.099 BURNS

Grover Cleveland, Again! : A Treasury Of American Presidents

"A treasury of American Presidents by historian Ken Burns"--…

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by Eamer, Claire J579 EAMER

Inside Your Insides : A Guide To The Microbes That Call You Home

"...an informative and entertaining look at the good and the bad (and possibly a few ugly) microscopic organisms that live in you and on you."--Page [4] of cover.…

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by Grey, Paula J629.046 GREY
by Markle, Sandra J599.7554 MARKLE

The Great Leopard Rescue : Saving The Amur Leopards

"Amur leopards are the rarest big cats in the world. But thanks to scientists' new, innovative efforts to study them and breed a reserve population, these majestic cats have a chance to come back."--…

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by Hopkinson, Deborah J940.54 HOPKINS

Dive! : World War II Stories Of Sailors & Submarines In The Pacific

The story of America's little known war-within-a war -- that of the "silent service" -- U.S. submarine warfare during World War II.…

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by Shepherd, Jodie JB-CLINTON SHEPHER

Hillary Clinton

Introduces young readers to Hillary Clinton, senator, secretary of state, and advocate for the less fortunate.…

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by Sweet, Melissa JB-WHITE SWEET
by Milton, Stephanie J793.932 MILTON

Minecraft Combat Handbook

An official reference to Minecraft combat explains what players need to defend against hostile monsters and enemy players, covering subjects ranging from fort building and armor crafting to weapons and setting mob traps.…

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