by Stabler, David J709.22 STABLER

Kid Artists : True Tales Of Childhood From Creative Legends

Forget the awards, the sold-out museum exhibitions, and the timeless masterpieces. When the world's most celebrated artists were growing up, they had regular-kid problems just like you!…

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by Markle, Sandra J599.763 MARKLE

The Search For Olinguito : Discovering A New Species

"Learn about the olinguito, one of the most recently discovered mammal species, the discovery thereof, and the "cloud forests" in which they live."--…

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by Alexander, Kwame J808.1 ALEXAND

Out Of Wonder : Poems Celebrating Poets

Presents a collection of twenty poems written in tribute to well-known poets from around the world.…

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by MizieliÔnska, Aleksandra 551 MIZIELI

Under Earth : Under Water

An exploration of underground and undersea life depicts creatures and elements that vary from burrowing animals to man-made tunnels.…

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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 Bolden, Tonya J920.0092 BOLDEN

Pathfinders : The Journeys Of 16 Extraordinary Black Souls

Profiles sixteen high-achieving African Americans, including magician Richard Potter, concert singer Sissieretta Jones, and architect Paul R. Williams.…

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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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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 Lourie, Peter JB LONDON LOURIE

Jack London And The Klondike Gold Rush

"A middle grade biography of Jack London that sheds light on how he drew upon adventure and life experience to create works of literature"--…

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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 Aronson, Marc J770 ARONSON

Eyes Of The World : Robert Capa, Gerda Taro, And The Invention Of Modern Photojournalism

Recounts the achievements of photojournalism pioneers Robert Capa and Gerda Taro as they captured the tragedies of the Spanish Civil War and documented the fight against Facism.…

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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