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 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 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 Kregenow, Julia E523.8 KREGENO

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star, I Know Exactly What You Are

Two siblings going to bed describe what stars really are--giant balls of hot, dense gas millions of miles from the Earth--in a book that examines constellations, atmospheric turbulence, and black holes.…

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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 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 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 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 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 Wilding, Karen E510 WILDING

Visual Guide to Math : a First Reference Book for Children

Learn all about counting, numbers, calculating, measuring, shapes, and more with this helpful visual guide. Supports STEM curriculum for ages 4-8.…

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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 Wick, Walter, J535 WICK

A Ray of Light : a Book of Science and Wonder

Introduces light, discussing what it is made of, incandescence, light waves, and the color spectrum.…

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by Crane, Cody, E535 CRANE

Light

"Introduces the reader to light"--…

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by Eggers, Dave E323.65 EGGERS

What Can a Citizen Do?

Rhyming text explores citizenship, showing readers how seemingly unrelated actions, such as planting a tree or joining a cause can create a community.…

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by Andrews, Troy EB ANDREWS ANDREWS

The 5 O'clock Band

After letting his band down by missing rehearsal, Shorty has some serious questions about what it means to be a leader so he hits the New Orleans streets to find some answers.…

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by Renaud, Anne, EB SWAN RENAUD

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

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

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by 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 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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by Wood, Susan, EB WARREN WOOD

Elizabeth Warren : Nevertheless, She Persisted

"This picture book biography will outline the incredible history of Elizabeth Warren, the first female senator from Massachusetts. Elizabeth came from a struggling middle-class family in Oklahoma City. After a heart attack put Elizabeth's father out of work, Elizabeth helped out by babysitting, waitressing, and sewing …

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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 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 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 Barton, Chris EB JORDAN BARTON

What Do You Do with a Voice Like That? : the Story of Extraordinary Congresswoma

"A picture book of lawyer, politician, and civil rights leader Barbara Jordan."--Provided by publisher.…

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by Gates, Mariam E613.7046 GATES

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

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

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by Sorell, Traci E975.0049 SORELL

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 Lambert, Jonathan E577 LAMBERT

Where in the Wild

"Animals are found in every environment around the world from the rain forest to the savanna to the desert. Some creatures, like butterflies and foxes, can survive in many different habitats. Lyrical text and stunning illustrations bring to life the inhabitants of these unique environments"--Jacket.…

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by Cusolito, Michelle E627.704 CUSOLIT

Flying Deep : Climb Inside Deep-sea Submersible Alvin

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

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by Gardner, Kate E590 GARDNER

Lovely Beasts : the Surprising Truth

The author lists several animals that many people would consider scary (sharks), ugly (bats), or creepy (spiders) then explains how they benefit their biological niche, and humans!…

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by 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 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 Ward, Jennifer, E591.564 WARD

Mama Dug a Little Den

"An exploration of all the different kinds of dens animals build for their babies."--…

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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 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 Siegel, Randy E737.4973 SIEGEL

One Proud Penny

Follows the experiences of a penny born in Philadelphia that travels everywhere from New York to Portland, Oregon, to Puerto Rico describing in detail his many adventures along the way.…

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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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by Higginbotham, Anastasia E305.8009 HIGGINB

Not My Idea : a Book About Whiteness

A white child sees a TV news report of a white police officer shooting and killing a black man. "In our family, we don't see color," his mother says, but he sees the colors plain enough. An afternoon in the library's history stacks uncover the truth of white supremacy in America. Racism was not his idea and he refuses …

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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 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 Kimmelman, Leslie EB BERLIN KIMMELM

Write On, Irving Berlin!

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

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by Bardoe, Cheryl, EB GERMAIN BARDOE

Nothing Stopped Sophie : the Story of Unshakable Mathematician Sophie Germain

"A biography of Sophie Germain, who grew up during the French Revolution and followed her dream of studying mathematics, becoming the first woman to win a grand prize from the Royal Academy of Sciences and changing the world with her discoveries"--…

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by Sanders, Rob, EB MILK SANDERS

Pride : the Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag

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

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by Rosenstock, Barb EB CHAGALL ROSENST

Through the Window : Views of Marc Chagall's Life and Art

"Known for both his paintings and stained-glass windows, Marc Chagall rose from humble beginnings to become one of the world's most renowned artists. Admired for his use of color and the powerful emotion in his work, Chagall led a career that spanned decades and continents, and he never stopped growing. This lyrical na…

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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 Chin, Jason, E531.14 CHIN

Gravity

"What keeps objects from floating out of your hand? What if your feet drifted away from the ground? What stops everything from floating into space? Gravity ... Jason Chin has taken a complex subject and made it brilliantly accessible to young readers in this unusual, innovative, and very beautiful book.…

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by Easton, Emily E323 EASTON

Enough! : 20 Protesters Who Changed America

"From Samuel Adams to the students from Parkland, march through history with the heroic revolutionary protesters who changed America. These heroic protesters were not afraid to stand up for what they believed in. They are among the twenty change-makers in this book who used peaceful protests and brave actions to rewrit…

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by Wick, Walter, J535 WICK

A Ray of Light : a Book of Science and Wonder

"The wonder of light has fascinated readers for ages. Walter Wick's mesmerizing photographs paired with simple yet fascinating text and scientific observations help readers understand the secrets and complexity of light. You will learn what light is made of and how it fits alongside everything else in the world. Walter…

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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 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 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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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 Alexander, Kwame E811.6 ALEXAND

The Undefeated

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

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by Fishman, Seth E510.2 FISHMAN

A Hundred Billion Trillion Stars

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

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by 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 Weider, Shoshana E629.454 WEIDER

Moon Landings

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

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by Robertson, Joanne, E304.2097 ROBERTS

The Water Walker

"This is the story of a determined Ojibwe Grandmother (Nokomis) Josephine Mandamin and her great love for Nibi (Water). Nokomis walks to raise awareness of our need to protect Nibi for future generations, and for all life on the planet. She, along with other women, men, and youth, have walked around all of the Great La…

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by Lamothe, Matt E305.23 LAMOTHE

This is How We Do It : One Day in the Lives of Seven Kids from Around the World

Follows the daily lives of seven children from around the world, including such places as Japan, India, Uganda, and Italy, and discusses how schools, meals, and play can be different or similar in different places in the world.…

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by Singer, Marilyn E591.5 SINGER

Who Are You Calling Weird?

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

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by 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 Kelley, Kitty EB KING KELLEY

Martin's Dream Day

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

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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 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 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 Eaton, Maxwell E599.532 EATON

The Truth About Dolphins

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

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by Gillibrand, Kirsten, E324.623 GILLIBR

Bold & Brave : Ten Heroes Who Won Women the Right to Vote

Profiles ten women who fought hard to gain the right to vote in the United States, including Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony, Sojourner Truth, and Inez Milholland.…

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by Driscoll, Laura E610.695 DRISCOL

I Want to Be a Doctor

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

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by Duncan, Alice Faye E331.8928 DUNCAN

Memphis, Martin, and the Mountaintop : the Sanitation Strike of 1968

Recounts the 1968 sanitation workers strike in Memphis, Tennessee, where Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. gave his final speech to strikers the night before his assassination, and details the perseverance of strikers before and after his death.…

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by McCloskey, Kevin E594.3 MCCLOSK

Snails Are Just My Speed!

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

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by 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 Sayre, April Pulley E598.8721 SAYRE

Warbler Wave

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

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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 Morales, Yuyi EB MORALES MORALES

Dreamers

"An illustrated picture book autobiography in which award-winning author Yuyi Morales tells her own immigration story"--…

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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 Winter, Jonah, EB PRESLEY WINTER

Elvis is King!

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

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by 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 Rosenstock, Barb E551.4609 ROSENST

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 Sayre, April Pulley E581 SAYRE

Bloom Boom!

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

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by Danielson, Christopher E516.15 DANIELS

Which One Doesn't Belong? : Playing with Shapes

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

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by Fox, Janet S. E551.0978 FOX

Volcano Dreams : a Story of Yellowstone

In lyrical prose and luminous paintings, readers tour the Yellowstone supervolcano and the animals who now take refuge there.…

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by Cooke, Joanna E634.9758 COOKE

The Sequoia Lives on

Nonfiction picture book explains how giant sequoias grow, shares general characteristics and trivia about the trees, and discusses their conservation.…

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by Sayre, April Pulley E598.8721 SAYRE

Warbler Wave

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

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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 Churnin, Nancy EB BERLIN CHURNIN

Irving Berlin : the Immigrant Boy Who Made America Sing

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

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by 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 Holt, Hannah EB HALL HOLT

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

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

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by 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 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 Jenkins, Steve, E591.564 JENKINS

A House in the Sky : and Other Uncommon Animal Homes

"Dual layers of text explain how and why diverse animals make homes specific to their needs. From the turtle's shell, the beaver's lodge, or the seal's cave, each animal requires a special kind of home."--…

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by Matheson, Christie E MATHESO

Bird Watch

"Count backward from ten as you search for hidden birds (and insects and animals) in this seek-and-find picture book"--…

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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 Raschka, Christopher E227.06 RASCHKA

Paul Writes (a Letter)

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

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by Borgert-Spaniol, Megan, E599.858 BORGERT

Spider Monkeys

"Developed by literacy experts for students in kindergarten through grade three, this book introduces spider monkeys to young readers through leveled text and relatd photos"--…

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by Kulling, Monica EB BAKER KULLING

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

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

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by 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 Desmond, Jenni E599.67 DESMOND

The Elephant

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

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by 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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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 Higginbotham, Anastasia E305.8009 HIGGINB

Not My Idea : a Book About Whiteness

"A necessary children's book about whiteness, white supremacy, and resistance. Important, accessible, needed." --…

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by Jones, Carrie, EB BERG JONES

The Spy Who Played Baseball

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

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by 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 Bauer, Marion Dane E523.18 BAUER

The Stuff of Stars

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

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by Lord, Cynthia E632.6932 LORD

Borrowing Bunnies : a Surprising True Tale of Fostering Rabbits

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

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by Dufayet, Danielle E DUFAYET

You Are Your Strong

A child explains how to find your "Strong," conquering fear, anger, and other emotions or emotional reactions either alone or with help. Includes note to parents and caregivers.…

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by Eaton, Maxwell E599.635 EATON

The Truth About Hippos

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

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by Glaser, Linda EB LAZARUS GLASER

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

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

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by Salas, Laura Purdie E508.2 SALAS

Snowman - Cold = Puddle : Spring Equations

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

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by Greenwood, Elinor E152.4 GREENWO

My Mixed Emotions : Help Your Kids Handle Their Feelings

Feelings can be complicated, and learning to express them is a skill that must be developed. My Mixed Emotions is here to coach children through a variety of emotions and situations including dealing with bullying, understanding grief, and coping with large family changes, such as divorce. Divided into happiness, fear,…

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by Fitzgerald, Juniper E306.8743 FITZGER

How Mamas Love Their Babies

Mamas work in different ways to take care of their babies, but everything they do is because of love.…

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