by Maurer, Tracy, EB WEBSTER MAURER

Noah Webster's Fighting Words

Describes the life and times of the man made famous for writing the first dictionary of the English language.…

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by Cotton, Fearne, E613.7046 COTTON

Yoga Kids

Meet the Yoga Kids and have fun, relax, and learn a thing or two! Colorful pages are filled with simple stretches and lots of fun examples of yoga poses that anybody can do. This book isn't meant to be a "how-to" guide.…

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by Mosca, Julia Finley, EB GRANDIN MOSCA

The Girl Who Thought in Pictures : the Story of Dr. Temple Grandin

Describes the life and accomplishments of the animal scientist and designer of cruelty-free livestock facilities, from her early life and autism diagnosis through her journey to become a livestock expert.…

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by Jenner, Caryn E394.26 JENNER

Festivals and Celebrations

Celebrate different holidays around the world, from Chinese New Year to Diwali, and from the Mexican Day of the Dead to American Thanksgiving.…

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by Prottsman, Kiki E005.13 PROTTSM

My First Coding Book

Presents computer coding concepts on board pages that feature flaps, pull tabs, silders, and wheels, asking readers to build a robot, escape from a jungle, and hunt for bugs.…

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by Coombs, Kate E811.6 COOMBS

Breathe and Be : a Book of Mindfulness Poems

A collection of poems paired with imagery of the natural world reminds readers about the importance of staying calm, soothing emotions, and appreciating the world aroung them.…

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by Jenner, Caryn E910.911 JENNER

Frozen Worlds

Explore arctic environments, polar landscapes, animals, and people in and around the North and South Poles.…

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by Choudhury, Bipasha, E612 CHOUDHU

Human Body

From gooey gastric juices to our amazing brains, and everything in the human body in-between, this book will give kids the knowledge they want about how our bodies work. DK findout! Human Body explains the complex systems like digestion that keep us ticking over, and will satisfy any budding biologist.…

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by Raines, Shirley C. E598.097 RAINES

Birds : Discovering North American Species

Explores the world of such North American birds as the American robin, Carolina chickadee, ruby-throated hummingbird, Northern mockingbird, red-winged blackbird, Eastern bluebird, great horned owl, American crow, and Northern cardinal.…

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by Messner, Kate E593.6 MESSNER

The Brilliant Deep : Rebuilding the World's Coral Reefs : the Story of Ken Nedim

Looks at the life of the coral restoration pioneer Ken Nedimyer, from his early fascination with the ocean to his ongoing efforts to save and rebuild the world's coral reefs.…

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by Gladstone, James, E525 GLADSTO

When Planet Earth Was New

Describes the formation of planet Earth, from its beginnings as molten rock and poison gas, to the formation of oceans, to the evolution of life.…

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by Ritchie, Scot E641.3 RITCHIE

See What We Eat! : a First Book of Healthy Eating

"The book opens with Nick, Yulee, Pedro, Sally and Martin -- the five friends from Follow That Map! (2009), Look at That Building! (2011) and Look Where We Live! (2015) - about set off for Yulee's Aunt Sara's farm for some apple-picking. Their plan is to pick some apples to use in a dessert they will take to their neig…

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by Beer, Julie E598.47 BEER

Penguins Vs. Puffins

"A look at penguins and puffins through a humorous lens, for children"--…

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by Dennie, Devin, E552 DENNIE

My Book of Rocks and Minerals

"My Book of Rocks and Minerals is filled with fascinating facts about and amazing images of rocks, minerals, gems, and fossils from the deepest caves to outer space. Features introduce different categories, from crystals to glow-in-the-dark minerals, and illuminating images provide a closer look and show amazing geolog…

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by Stock, Lisa E791.4375 STOCK

What is a Droid?

Featuring high-quality images from the smash-hit movies and TV series, this Level 1 Reader takes a close look at the coolest droids in the Star Wars galaxy, from new favorites BB-8 (Star Wars: The Force Awakens), K-2SO (Star Wars: Rogue One), and Chopper (Star Wars: Rebels) to treasured old friends from the classic sag…

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by Pizzoli, Greg EB FAWCETT PIZZOLI

The Quest for Z : the True Story of Explorer Percy Fawcett and a Lost City in Th

"The true story of the British explorer Percy Fawcett, who set out on a doomed expedition to find a lost city in the Amazon jungle"--…

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by Mattison, Christopher E597.9097 MATTISO

Reptiles and Amphibians

Did you know that Komodo dragons can spit venom at their enemies, or spot the difference between crocodile and iguana scales? Amazing photos show reptiles and amphibians in incredible detail, while fun, kid-friendly text makes it easy to absorb key facts about life cycles, habitats, and what they eat.…

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by Sampson, Scott D. E560.23 SAMPSON

You Can Be a Paleontologist!

"Ever wondered how to find a dinosaur? Paleontologist Dr. Scott Sampson, host of Dinosaur Train on PBS Kids, tells kids how! How do paleontologists find dinosaur bones? How do they know what dinosaurs ate or looked like? And what is paleontology, anyway? Dr. Scott tackles all these questions and more while inspiring ki…

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First Spanish Dictionary.

"Discover 2,000 words and definitions to build vocabulary and spelling skills. Packed with colorful photographs that make learning new word meanings simple and fun. Explore easy-to-navigate sections filled with extra features such as useful phrases and opposites. Supports language learning for ages 7 and up."--Page [4]…

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by Zommer, Yuval E590 ZOMMER

The Big Book of Beasts

An animal fact book includes trivia on creatures from around the world, detailing their behaviors, physical characteristics, and life cycles.…

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by Arnold, Caroline E636.507 ARNOLD

Hatching Chicks in Room 6

Kindergartners learn about the life cycle of a chicken, incubating eggs, watching them hatch and raising them until they are old enough to go to the chicken coop.…

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by Boynton, Sandra E782.14 BOYNTON

Philadelphia Chickens Delux Illustrated Lyrics Book.

A family musical revue in the form of a book and compact disc.…

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by Bowman, Donna Janell E973.7092 BOWMAN

Abraham Lincoln's Dueling Words

Abraham Lincoln was known for his sense of humor. But in 1842, early in his adult life, it nearly got him into trouble. He had to use his imagination to save his career--and maybe even his life.…

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by Motum, Markus, E629.295 MOTUM

Curiosity : the Story of a Mars Rover

"Maybe you remember when a little robotic spacecraft landed on a far-off planet. On August 6, 2012, the rover Curiosity touched down on the rocky surface of Mars and now she's ready to guide you through her journey firsthand. From idea to creation and beyond, this fact-filled, stylish book introduces readers to Curiosi…

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by Hirsch, Rebecca E. E580 HIRSCH

Plants Can't Sit Still

Describes some ways in which plants can move, from sunflowers turning towards sunlight and vines creeping up a fence to tulips folding in at night and maple seeds whirling like helicopters in the wind.…

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by Maclear, Kyo, EB SCHIAPARE MACLEAR

Bloom : a Story of Fashion Designer Elsa Schiaparelli

By the 1930s Elsa Schiaparelli had captivated the fashion world in Paris, but before that, she was a little girl in Rome who didn't feel pretty at all. Bloom: A Story of Fashion Designer Elsa Schiaparelli is the enchanting story for young readers of how a young girl used her imagination and emerged from plain to extrao…

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by Jordan, Laurie E613.7046 JORDAN

Yawning Yoga

"Elements of yoga practice including stretching, posture, and breath work, are introduced through elegant artwork and poems like Mountain (Tadasana) and Seashell (Balasana), to help children and their caring adults ready their bodies for a restful sleep."--Amazon.…

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by Shaffer, Jody Jensen, E307.76 SHAFFER

City and Country

"Adult and child readers will learn all about urban and rural areas together in this new Co-reader from National Geographic Kids! Readers will take a tour through cities and rural areas around the world to learn what life is like downtown, in a farm community, in the mountains, and all around"--…

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Hawk Rising

A child observes a father hawk as the bird hunts prey in a suburban neighborhood to feed his family.…

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by Arnold, Caroline E636.507 ARNOLD

Hatching Chicks in Room 6

Kindergartners learn about the life cycle of a chicken, incubating eggs, watching them hatch, and raising them until they are old enough to go to the chicken coop.…

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by Albee, Sarah EB KING ALBEE

Martin Luther King Jr. : a Peaceful Leader

Profiles the civil rights leader, discussing his career as a pastor, his fight for African American rights, and his legacy.…

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by Adler, David A. E513.211 ADLER

Money Math : Addition and Subtraction

Introduces children to American currency values and the basics of adding and subtracting money.--…

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by Gates, Mariam E158.128 GATES

Meditate with Me : a Step-by-step Mindfulness Journey

"A classroom full of animals demonstrates the principles of mindfulness in this guide to meditation for children"--…

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by Walker, Sally M. E811.54 WALKER

Earth Verse : Haiku from the Ground Up

A collection of haiku poems celebrates the planet Earth, including such topics as rocks, earthquakes, fossils, volcanoes, and the water cycle. Includes Earth sciences fact pages.…

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by Fleming, Candace E700.92 FLEMING

The Amazing Collection of Joey Cornell

Joey Cornell collected everything -- anything that sparked his imagination or delighted his eye. His collection grew and grew until he realized that certain pieces just looked right together. He assembled his doodads to create wonderful, magical creations out of once ordinary objects.…

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by Buckley, James, E910.922 BUCKLEY

Great Explorers

"Discover the stories of explorers -- the most ancient to the modern day -- from the deepest depths of the ocean to the highest mountains in the world. In this book you'll find true stories about Marco Polo's Silk Road, Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay's conquest of Everest, and Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong's trip t…

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by McAnulty, Stacy E550 MCANULT

Earth! : My First 4.54 Billion Years

The Earth introduces readers to key moments in the planet's life, from its formation over four billion years ago to the present, including the Earth's position in the solar system, its layers, and when plants and animals began to inhabit the planet.…

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by Arnold, Tedd E031 ARNOLD

Why, Fly Guy? : a Big Question & Answer Book

"Come along with Fly Guy as he asks (and answers!) over 100 "why?" questions! Why do I have to brush my teeth? Why do cats climb trees if they can't get down? Why do elephants have trunks? And more! There are also science projects and fun activities -- so kids can use what they've learned in a hands-on way! With engagi…

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by Willey, Kira. E158.1208 WILLEY

Breathe Like a Bear : 30 Mindful Moments for Kids to Feel Calm and Focused Anyti

Provides thirty exercises to help readers find calm, gain focus, and feel energized during the day, and encourages establishing a consistent mindfulness practice at home and on the go.…

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by Davies, Nicola, E577.27 DAVIES

Many : the Diversity of Life on Earth

The more we study the world around us, the more living things we discover every day. The planet is full of millions of species of plants, birds, animals, and microbes, and every single one including us is part of a big, beautiful, complicated pattern. When humans interfere with parts of the pattern, by polluting the ai…

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by Cline-Ransome, Lesa EB TUBMAN CLINE

Before She Was Harriet : the Story of Harriet Tubman

A lush and lyrical biography of Harriet Tubman, written in verse. An evocative poem and opulent watercolors come together to honor a woman of humble origins whose courage and compassion make her larger than life.…

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by Tate, Don EB-HORTON TATE

Poet : the Remarkable Story of George Moses Horton

Relates the story of North Carolina slave George Moses Horton, who taught himself to read, learned to write, and became a well-known, published poet in spite of his slave status.…

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My Encyclopedia of Very Important Animals

From peacocks and frogs to sharks and dogs, My Encyclopedia of Very Important Animals is perfect for the curious little animal lover in your life. Mixing photography and charming illustration, kids will find out important things about the wonderful world of animals from what they eat, what they do, and why people are a…

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by Erskine, Kathryn EB MAKEBA ERSKINE

Mama Africa! : How Miriam Makeba Spread Hope with Her Song

A harrowing picture biography of civil-rights activist and Grammy Award-winning South African singer Miriam Makeba.…

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by Harshman, Marc E728.372 HARSHMA

Fallingwater

This book guides readers through the process American architect Frank Lloyd Wright used in designing Fallingwater, a now-famous house in Mill Run, Pennsylvania, perched atop a waterfall. Full color.…

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by Hannigan, Kate EB LOCKWOOD HANNIGA

A Lady Has the Floor : Belva Lockwood Speaks out for Women's Rights

Activist Belva Lockwood never stopped asking herself the question Are women not worth the same as men? She had big dreams and didn't let anyone stand in her way--not her father, her law school, or even the U.S. Supreme Court. She fought for equality for women in the classroom, in the courtroom, and in politics.…

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by McCarthy, Meghan E386.244 MCCARTH

All That Trash : the Story of the 1987 Garbage Barge and Our Problem with Stuff

"The true story of a garbage barge that didn't have a place to dock-- and was one of the events that led to the recycling movement."--Provided by publisher.…

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by Hughes, Langston, E811.54 HUGHES

That is My Dream! : a Picture Book of Langston Hughes's "dream Variation"

"Dream Variation," one of Langston Hughes's most celebrated poems, about the dream of a world free of discrimination and racial prejudice, is now a picture book stunningly illustrated by Daniel Miyares ... An African-American boy faces the harsh reality of segregation and racial prejudice, but he dreams of a different …

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by Veirs, Laura EB COTTEN VEIRS

Libba : the Magnificent Musical Life of Elizabeth Cotten

Elizabeth Cotten was only a little girl when she picked up a guitar for the first time. It wasn't hers (it was her big brother's), and it wasn't strung right for her (she was left-handed). But she flipped that guitar upside down and backwards and taught herself how to play it anyway. By age eleven, she'd written "Freig…

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by Paterson, John, E553.7 PATERSO

I Am the Rain

"Introduces various aspects of water in rhyming verse including: the water cycle, states of matter, and the importance of water in our lives."--…

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by Martin, Claudia, E552 MARTIN

My Little Book of Rocks, Minerals, and Gems

"For those with curious minds starting to take note of the world around them, the basic materials from which our planet is made raise a multitude of questions. What are rocks and minerals? Why are there so many different kinds? From the way that rocks are formed to identifying gem stones, [this book] provides the answe…

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by Ponzi, Emiliano E741.6092 PONZI

The Great New York Subway Map

"... tells the fascinating story of the map's creation by the great Italian designer Massimo Vignelli and introduces young readers to the idea of graphic design as a way to solve problems and shape our world."--publisher.…

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by Rockliff, Mara EB ARMSTRONG ROCKLIF

Born to Swing : Lil Hardin Armstrong's Life in Jazz

Ever since she was a young girl, Lil Hardin played music with a beat. She jammed at home, at church, and even at her first job in a music store. At a time when women's only place in jazz was at the microphone, Lil earned a spot playing piano in Chicago's hottest band.…

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by Stock, Lisa E791.4375 STOCK

What is a Droid?

Profiles the droids present in the Star Wars universe, describing the characteristics and functions of such characters as C-3PO, battle droids, GH-7, and mouse droids.…

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by Sierra, Judy EB SEUSS SIERRA

Imagine That! : How Dr. Seuss Wrote The Cat in the Hat

Presents an account of the early career of Ted Geisel, otherwise known as Dr. Seuss, describing how he adhered to strict literary guidelines while writing "The Cat in the Hat."…

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by Angus, Laurie, E598.1479 ANGUS

Paddle Perch Climb : Bird Feet Are Neat

"Introduces children to various types of bird feet. Each type is perfectly adapted to help a bird find food and escape predators in different habitats including: pond, river, desert, forest, and meadow."--…

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by Clinton, Chelsea E920.72 CLINTON

She Persisted : 13 American Women Who Changed the World

"A nonfiction picture book compilation of the stories of 13 American women who persisted in overcoming obstacles and changing the world"--Provided by publisher.…

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by Robbins, Dean, EB HAMILTON ROBBINS

Margaret and the Moon : How Margaret Hamilton Saved the First Lunar Landing

Margaret Hamilton loved numbers as a young girl. She knew how many miles it was to the moon (and how many back). She loved studying algebra and geometry and calculus and using math to solve problems in the outside world. Soon math led her to MIT and then to helping NASA put a man on the moon! She handwrote code that wo…

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by Gates, Mariam E158.128 GATES

Meditate with Me : a Step-by-step Mindfulness Journey

"This accessible and fun guide to meditation and mindfulness is the perfect introduction for young children Meditation does a body good, and can even help kids as young as four or five. This practical guide is gentle, clear, and a pleasure to use. Kids will learn how to focus on their breath, on the sensations in their…

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by Loney, Andrea J. EB VAN DER Z LONEY

Take a Picture of Me, James Vanderzee!

"A biography of James Van Der Zee, innovative and celebrated African American photographer of the Harlem Renaissance. Includes an afterword, photos, and author's sources"--Publisher.…

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by Martin, Jacqueline Briggs EB CHOI MARTIN

Chef Roy Choi and the Street Food Remix

Describes the popular street cook's life, including working in his family's restaurant as a child, figuring out what he wanted to do with his life, and his success with his food truck and restaurant.…

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by Thimmesh, Catherine J599.789 THINMES

Camp Panda : Helping Cubs Return to the Wild

From the Sibert medal winning author of TEAM MOON and the bestselling GIRLS THINK OF EVERYTHING comes a riveting, timely account of panda conservation efforts in China, perfect for budding environmentalists and activists.…

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by Eszterhas, Suzi E591.563 ESZTERH

Baby Animals Playing

"The first in a new series, this book showcases ten species from three continents, each engaged in different forms of play. Stunning, intimate, full-color photographs by Suzi Eszterhas are each paired with a short sentence highlighting information about the animal. Designed both as a read-aloud and for young children t…

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by Shaw, Gina E529 SHAW

Tick-tock! : Measuring Time

An introduction to time discusses the inventions and communication used to tell time throughout history, including hour glasses and atomic clocks to calendars and chronometers.…

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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 Clinton, Chelsea E920.72 CLINTON

She Persisted : 13 American Women Who Changed the World

"Chelsea Clinton introduces tiny feminists, mini activists and little kids who are ready to take on the world to thirteen inspirational women who never took no for an answer, and who always, inevitably and without fail, persisted. Throughout American history, there have always been women who have spoken out for what's …

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by Herthel, Jessica EB JENNINGS HERTHEL

I Am Jazz!

From the time she was two years old, Jazz knew that she had a girl's brain in a boy's body. She loved pink and dressing up as a mermaid and didn't feel like herself in boys' clothing. This confused her family, until they took her to a doctor who said that Jazz was transgender and that she was born that way.…

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Wolf Pups Join the Pack

Traces the first year of a litter of baby wolves, from relying on their parents and other wolves for food and protection as pups to running and hunting with the pack as young wolves.…

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by Singer, Marilyn E811.54 SINGER

Echo Echo : Reverso Poems About Greek Myths

"What happens when you hold up a mirror to poems about Greek myths? You get a brand-new perspective on the classics! And that is just what happens in Echo Echo, the newest collection of reverso poems from Marilyn Singer. Read one way, each poem tells the story of a familiar myth; but when read in reverse, the poems rev…

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Otis and Will Discover the Deep : the Record-setting Dive of the Bathysphere

"A biographical account of engineer Otis Barton and naturalist Will Beebe's record-setting descent into the deep ocean in their Bathysphere craft, making the men the first humans to witness deep sea creatures in their natural habitat" --…

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by Wittenstein, Barry, E617.13 WITTENS

The Boo-boos That Changed the World : a True Story About an Accidental Invention

"Earle Dickson and his new bride Josephine begin their lives together. The end. (Not really. There's more.) Josephine has a proclivity for injuring herself. Earle attaches cotton to long strips of adhesive tape, telling Josephine to cut off a length when she needs one. Since Earle works as a cotton buyer at Johnson & J…

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by Quigley, Andrea E595.799 QUIGLEY

Bees

Bees are one of the hardest working insects on our planet. As they buzz from plant to plant, they spread pollen which helps our food to grow. Without them, the world would be a very different place. Discover all you need to know about bees and their place in our world through experiments, investigations and hands-on ta…

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by Burcaw, Shane EB BURCAW BURCAW

Not So Different : What You Really Want to Ask About Having a Disability

A picture book answering the questions young children ask Shane Burcaw about his wheelchair and life with Spinal Muscular Atrophy with equal parts optimism, humor, and empathy.…

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