by Ahrens, Niki, J507.8 AHRENS

Hack Your Kitchen : Discover a World of Food Fun with Science Buddies

"Young scientists can learn about different scientific principles and properties using everyday tools and ingredients from their kitchen. Make a lemon volcano, flour craters, edible paper, and more with these hands-on science projects"--…

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by Milroy, Liz J523.45 MILROY

Explore Jupiter

"Find out what makes Jupiter different from other planets in this scientific exploration. Readers will learn about the planet's weather, moons, space missions, and more"--…

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by McBrien, Thomas J794.8 MCBRIEN

Minecraft Bite-size Builds : over 20 Exciting Mini-projects

Written in official partnership with the experts at game-creator Mojang, a collection of 20 mini Minecraft builds includes such customizable projects as firefighter planes, deep-sea submarines and mini arcade games.…

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National Geographic Kids Almanac.

Amazing animals will take readers into the wild and into the water. Discover cultural connections from food, currency, literature and lots more from around the world.…

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by Breslin, Theresa J398.2454 BRESLIN

An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Mythical Creatures

"Mysterious selkies, bad-tempered giants, devious fairies, and even Loch Ness's most famous resident--these are the mythical beasts of Scottish folklore. In the ... companion volume to ... An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Folk and Fairy Tales ... Breslin brings together a ... collection of tales from across Scotland…

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by Hirsch, Rebecca E. J591.38 HIRSCH

Living Fossils : Survivors from Earth's Distant Past

"Blue-blooded crabs? Platypus that sting? One-hundred-year old reptiles? Meet some of nature's longest-surviving species! Discover the stories of these incredible animals and find out how they help scientists piece together evolutionary history."--…

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by Wainewright, Max J005.1 WAINEWR

How to Code : a Step-by-step Guide to Computer Coding

"Welcome to the world of computer coding! Become a master coder, with these step-by-step instructions and robot helpers too! How to Code teaches you all the basic concepts, including Loops, Variables, and Selection, and then develops your skills further until you can create your own website . . . and more! Learn how to…

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by Sidman, Joyce J811.54 SIDMAN

Hello, Earth! : Poems to Our Planet

"Poems addressed to the earth itself explore scientific concepts including plate tectonics, water cycles, and the creation of tides"--…

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by Rusch, Elizabeth J551.21 RUSCH

Will It Blow? : Become a Volcano Detective at Mount St. Helens

"This book is an update to a title published in 2007. Mount St. Helens is constantly erupting. It is pushing up a ridge of thick lava that is rebuilding the peak of the mountain that was blown off in 1980. The mountain is being monitored by geologists and volcanologists, all trying to answer the same question: Will it …

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by Zajac, Linda, J794.85 ZAJAC

The Unofficial Guide to Minecraft Creative Mode

"Flying around and building without having to worry about zombie mobs? It's all fun and games when you play Minecraft in Creative mode! Tips, STEM content, and a fun coding feature round out this offering"--…

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by Huebner, Dawn J155.4124 HUEBNER

What to Do when You Worry Too Much : a Kid's Guide to Overcoming Anxiety

"Teaches school-age children cognitive-behavioral techniques to reduce and overcome anxiety, fears, and worry, through writing and drawing activities and self-help exercises and strategies. Includes introduction for parents"--Provided by publisher.…

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by Holland, Simon J398.2454 HOLLAND

Magnificent Magical Beasts : Inside Their Secret World

"Enter an incredible world of magical beasts, dare to draw near to their captivating powers, and discover the spellbinding stories of sixteen favorite mythical creatures from around the world. Venture into this world and you'll discover why griffins collect a gem called agate, how to put out dragonfire, how mischievous…

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by Lasky, Kathryn JB FLEMING LASKY

She Caught the Light : Williamina Stevens Fleming : Astronomer

"Ever since Williamina Fleming was little she was curious, and her childhood fascination with light inspired her life's work. Mina became an astronomer in a time when women were discouraged from even looking through telescopes. Yet Mina believed that the universe, with its billions of stars, was a riddle--and she wante…

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by Reid, Megan JB MIRZAKHAN REID

Maryam's Magic : the Story of Mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani

The true story of Maryam Mirzakhani, an Iranian girl whose creativity and love of stories helped her and the world see math in a new way, and who was the only woman ever to win the Fields Medal, the most prestigious honor in mathematics.…

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by Grimes, Nikki J811.54 GRIMES

Legacy : Women Poets of the Harlem Renaissance

From Children's Literature Legacy Award-winning author Nikki Grimes comes a feminist-forward new collection of poetry celebrating the little-known women poets of the Harlem Renaissance-- paired with full-color, original art from today's most talented female African-American illustrators. Taking inspiration from the uns…

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by Kyi, Tanya Lloyd, J303.385 KYI

This is Your Brain on Stereotypes : How Science is Tackling Unconscious Bias

"Double Take is a fact-packed look at how science is tackling stereotypes. In the intermediate grades, students are likely to encounter and recognize all kinds of stereotypes. Our brains constantly use categories to sort and label the things (and people) around us -- both with good results and frightening ones. This bo…

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by Lee, Jen Sookfong J304.82 LEE

Finding Home : the Journey of Immigrants and Refugees

"What drives people to search for new homes? From war zones to politics, there are many reasons why people have always searched for a place to call home. In Finding Home: The Journey of Immigrants and Refugees we discover how human migration has shaped our world. We explore its origins and the current issues facing imm…

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by Grossman, Emily J502 GROSSMA

What Breathes Through Its Butt? : Mind-blowing Science Questions Answered

"Why is your elbow called your funny bone? How could you escape the grip of a crocodile's jaw? Which animal can breathe through its butt? This book uncovers the amazing scientific explanations behind all sorts of questions that can pop into our heads. Can an egg bounce? How can a giraffe's ridiculously long neck contai…

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Weird but True! Halloween : 300 Spooky Facts to Scare You Silly.

"Funny facts and information about Halloween, for kids"--…

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by Pirotta, Saviour J823.92 PIROTTA

Aesop's Fables

This collection of eight fables brings Ancient Greece to life. The stories are retold with introductions that tell the reader all about Aesop's life as a slave and a storyteller, and explain the inspiration that lies behind his best-loved tales. Glorious illustrations by Richard Johnson complement Saviour Pirotta's war…

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by Jaggar, Louisa JB BANNING JAGGAR

Sprouting Wings : the True Story of James Herman Banning, the First African Amer

"James Herman Banning always dreamed of touching the sky. But how could a farm boy from Oklahoma find a plane? And how would he learn to fly it? None of the other pilots looked like him. In a journey that would span 3,300 miles, take twenty-one days, and inspire a nation, James Herman Banning proved that you can't put …

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The Complete Diy Cookbook for Young Chefs

"Ever wondered how ketchup is made? How do you bake the most-awesome-ever cheese crackers (fish-shaped, of course)? Can you really make homemade butter in 10 minutes? The third title in this bestselling series of complete cookbooks for young chefs goes back to basics to make many of today's store-bought staples better …

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by Nguyen, Angela J743.8964 NGUYEN

How to Draw Cute Food

The world of cute art has a delicious style of fusing food and character drawings--and this ultra-adorable book by Angela Nguyen features a menagerie of irresistibly sweet creatures. How about a hot dog with an actual dog inside, kitty sushi, or bear eggs on toast? It's all so simple: ellipses and circles become a plat…

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by Soontornvat, Christina J796.525 SOONTOR

All Thirteen : the Incredible Cave Rescue of the Thai Boys' Soccer Team

On June 23, 2018, twelve young players of the Wild Boars soccer team and their coach enter a cave in northern Thailand seeking an afternoon's adventure. But when they turn to leave, rising floodwaters block their path out. The boys are trapped! Before long, news of the missing team spreads, launching a seventeen-day re…

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World Atlas.

Contains the latest data, maps of the world, and graphs as well as lively essays about the world, geography-themed games, crosswords, and picture puzzles.…

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by Milroy, Liz J523.42 MILROY

Explore Venus

"See how Venus compares to all the neighboring planets. Cool facts and scientific information will help young readers explore the hottest planet in our solar system"--…

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by Robillard, Evie J818.5209 ROBILLA

A Portrait in Poems : the Storied Life of Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas

"Poems, paintings and Paris all come to life in this enchanting picture book biography of Gertrude Stein. This story of imagination and expression introduces young readers to Gertrude and her life partner, Alice B. Toklas, who lived in Paris during a fascinating time in history. Divided into short chapters that chronic…

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by Hood, Susan, J628.44 HOOD

The Last Straw : Kids Vs. Plastics

"Hood's poems highlight the threat of plastic and shows how it is hurting the health of our planet. You'll discover how scientists are using jellyfish snot and other methods to break down plastic pollution faster. Hood then introduces readers to young activists who are standing up and speaking out for change-- and insp…

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by Lowery, Mike, J591.77 LOWERY

Everything Awesome About Sharks and Other Underwater Creatures!

Discover the ULTIMATE, book about all things sharks and underwater creatures, from the creative brain of Mike Lowery! Featuring fun facts, jokes, comics, maps, and more. Did you know that sharks can be as small as a banana, or bigger than a bus? Or that whale sharks have more than 3,000 teeth? Did you know that giant s…

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by Lee, Jen Sookfong J304.82 LEE

Finding Home : the Journey of Immigrants and Refugees

"A look at how human migration has changed the world. Part of the nonfiction Orca Think series for middle-grade readers, with photographs and illustrations throughout."--…

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by Takaki, Ronald T., J305.8009 TAKAKI

A Different Mirror for Young People : a History of Multicultural America

Focusing on a variety of groups-Jews, Chinese, Japanese, Africans, Irish, Mexicans, Afghans, Vietnamese, and more-this volume tells America's story through the millions of people who came here seeking the opportunity.…

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by Prottsman, Kiki J005.13 PROTTSM

Crayola Art of Coding : a Celebration of Creative Mindsets

"Crayola Art of Coding explores the basics of coding, such as sequencing and debugging, using unplugged activities that empower readers to think like coders"--…

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by Golusky, Jackie, J523.43 GOLUSKY

Explore Mars

"Beginning readers get a close-up look at the coolest facts and science about Mars. The latest scientific discoveries and space missions are discussed in this accessible and energetic text"--…

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by French, Jess J595.7 FRENCH

The Book of Brilliant Bugs

Learn about the amazing world of insects and minibeasts in this gorgeously illustrated book of bugs. From the world's biggest beetle to dancing bees, you'll learn all about the incredible secret world of creepy crawlies. Did you know that ladybirds love to snuggle or how fireflies glow so brightly? Find out inside. The…

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by Sheinkin, Steve J972.9106 SHEINKI

Fallout : Spies, Superbombs, and the Ultimate Cold War Showdown

"As World War II comes to a close, the United States and the Soviet Union emerge as the two greatest world powers on extreme opposites of the political spectrum. After the United States showed its hand with the atomic bomb in Hiroshima, the Soviets refuse to be left behind. With communism sweeping the globe, the two na…

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by Markle, Sandra J599.784 MARKLE

The Great Bear Rescue : Saving the Gobi Bears

"This fascinating look at Gobi bears--the rarest bears on the planet--includes the story of why so few of these bears remain and what scientists are doing to help this critically endangered species"--…

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by Fyvie, Erica, J659.1 FYVIE

Mad for Ads : How Advertising Gets (and Stays) in Our Heads

"A visual handbook that guides kids through an ad-saturated world. This fact-packed exploration of how advertising works is a vital, entertaining peek behind the curtain of an industry that influences everything we see. Through sample ads, eye-catching illustrations and funny, relevant examples, readers will learn all …

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by Lowery, Mike, J591.77 LOWERY

Everything Awesome About Sharks and Other Underwater Creatures!

"Discover all there is to know about sharks and other underwater creatures! Including: Amazing--but true!--shark facts; A deep dive into awesome marine science; Hilarious deep sea jokes; How to draw sharks instructions; A comprehensive underwater field guide; and so much more! It's time to find out everything awesome t…

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by Nguyen, Angela J743.6 NGUYEN

How to Draw Cute Animals

Step-by-step instructions teach kids how to draw a menagerie of adorable creatures, from cats, dogs, hedgehogs, and hamsters to dolphins, bunnies, swans, and unicorns. Includes miscellaneous animal facts and a brief introduction that explains the popular Kawaii style of art.…

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by Obama, Michelle, JB OBAMA OBAMA

Becoming : Adapted for Young Readers

This volume for young people is an honest and fascinating account of Michelle Obama's life led by example. She shares her views on how all young people can help themselves as well as help others, no matter their status in life. She asks readers to realize that no one is perfect, and that the process of becoming is what…

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by Jordan-Fenton, Christy JB POKIAK JORDAN

A Stranger at Home : a True Story

Traveling to be reunited with her family in the Arctic, 10-year-old Margaret Pokiak can hardly contain her excitement. It's been two years since her parents delivered her to the school run by the dark-cloaked nuns and brothers. Coming ashore, Margaret spots her family, but her mother barely recognizes her, screaming, "…

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by Romaine, Garret J550.78 ROMAINE

Geology Lab for Kids : 52 Projects to Explore Rocks, Gems, Geodes, Crystals, Fos

"Geology Lab for Kids features 52 simple, inexpensive, and fun experiments that explore the Earth's surface, structure, and processes. This family-friendly guide explores the wonders of geology, such as the formation of crystals and fossils, the layers of the Earth's crust, and how layers of rock reveal a record of tim…

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by Chopra, Mallika J152.4 CHOPRA

Just Feel : How to Be Stronger, Happier, Healthier, and More

"Featuring full-color illustrations, Just Feel is an engaging and easy-to-read guide that introduces kids to the building blocks of resilience and grit. The U.S. and other nations are quickly becoming aware of the importance of children's ability to be independent and meet challenges head on; parents are eager for reso…

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by Conley, Kate A., J529.7 CONLEY

How to Read Calendars and Clocks

Introduces the basics of telling time using clocks and calendars.…

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by Gray, Theodore W. J546 GRAY

The Kid's Book of the Elements: an Awesome Introduction to Every Known Atom in T

In this very special kids edition of Theodore Gray's The Elements, budding scientists, ages 6 to 9, will learn all about every element in the periodic table from the first element, Hydrogen (1), to the very last element, Oganesson (118). Filled with great big colorful photographs and fun facts for every element, The Ki…

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by Milroy, Liz J523.46 MILROY

Explore Saturn

"Learn about Saturn's vast and beautiful network of rings, and see how it is similar to or different from other planets. Updated scientific discoveries accompany this lively text for beginning readers"--…

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by Fletcher, Tiera, J509.252 FLETCHE

Wonder Women of Science : Twelve Geniuses Who Are Currently Rocking Science, Tec

The twelve scientists who are profiled here are women from all sorts of backgrounds who are currently rocking science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Each of them has a different story to tell about how she got to where she is today, but the one thing they have in common is that they are truly wonder women o…

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by Halls, Kelly Milner, J910.9163 HALLS

The Mystery of the Titanic : a Historical Investigation for Kids

"Photos, illustrations, and diagrams help you explore the scientific techniques that researchers used to locate the wreck of the Titanic and reconstruct what happened to it." -- Back cover.…

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by Simons, Lisa M. B., J912.014 SIMONS

How to Read a Map

Teaches young readers how to read maps, identifying basic map features, explaining how to measure distances, and showing how to use grid systems.…

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by Messner, Kate J973.099 MESSNER

The Next President : the Unexpected Beginnings and Unwritten Future of America's

This compelling exploration of the presidents before they were presidents-- as kids, adventurers, journalists, prospectors, gun-slingers, TV hosts, and more!-- brings across powerfully that the presidents of the future could be practically anyone... Including you…

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by Gutman, Dan JB EINSTEIN GUTMAN

Albert Einstein Was a Dope?

"From the best-selling author behind My Weird School: a quirky new biography series that casts fresh light on high-interest historic figures. Did you know that Albert Einstein was a high school dropout, and that he failed his physics class when he finally made it to college? Or that when he died, his brain and eyeballs…

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by Lasky, Kathryn JB FLEMING LASKY

She Caught the Light : Williamina Stevens Fleming : Astronomer

Presents the life of Scottish-born astronomer Williamina Stevens Fleming and how her work chipped away at sexist barriers of the late nineteenth century.…

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by Kirby, Loll J363.7092 KIRBY

Old Enough to Save the Planet

Meet kids just like you taking action against climate change. Learn about the work they do and discover how the future of our planet starts here ... with you.…

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by Golusky, Jackie, J523.48 GOLUSKY

Explore Neptune

"Did you know that Neptune is the windiest planet in the solar system? Discover more about Neptune in this exciting look at the farthest planet from the sun"--…

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by Riley, Scott, J796.334 RILEY

The Floating Field : How a Group of Thai Boys Built Their Own Soccer Field

"On a tiny Thai island without room for a soccer field, a group of resourceful teen boys gathers scraps and work together to build a floating field so they can play the game they love"--…

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by Nguyen, Angela J741.2 NGUYEN

How to Draw Cute Stuff Around the World

Learn to draw anything from anywhere around the world and make it cute!…

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by Marrin, Albert J614.518 MARRIN

Very, Very, Very Dreadful : the Influenza Pandemic of 1918

In spring of 1918, World War I was underway, and troops at Fort Riley, Kansas, found themselves felled by influenza. By the summer of 1918, the second wave struck as a highly contagious and lethal epidemic and within weeks exploded into a pandemic, an illness that travels rapidly from one continent to another. It would…

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by Golusky, Jackie, J550 GOLUSKY

Explore Earth

"Readers learn what makes Earth so unique among the planets in our solar system. This title covers Earth's formation, the unique presence of life, and climate change"--…

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by Chopra, Mallika J152.4 CHOPRA

Just Feel : How to Be Stronger, Happier, Healthier, and More

Presents a guide to empowerment that counsels readers on how to harness their emotional awareness to promote independence and problem-solving.…

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by Golusky, Jackie, J523.47 GOLUSKY

Explore Uranus

"This cold, giant plant may be far away, but scientists know lots about it and are striving to discover even more. Learn all about Uranus and what makes it such a cool planet"--…

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by Doeden, Matt J796.08 DOEDEN

More Than a Game : Race, Gender, and Politics in Sports

"This book explores controversies in sports, including black boxer Jack Johnson, Jessie Owens in the 1936 Olympics, Jackie Robinson breaking baseball's color barrier, Muhammad Ali's refusal to fight in the Vietnam War, #MeToo and the US gymnastics team, and much more"--…

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by Gorman, Amanda, J811.6 GORMAN

The Hill We Climb : an Inaugural Poem for the Country

"On January 20, 2021, Amanda Gorman became the sixth and youngest poet to deliver a poetry reading at a presidential inauguration. Taking the stage after the 46th president of the United States, Joe Biden, Gorman captivated the nation and brought hope to viewers around the globe. Including an enduring foreword by Oprah…

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by Klein, Naomi, J363.7387 KLEIN

How to Change Everything : the Young Human's Guide to Protecting the Planet and

"An empowering, engaging young readers guide to understanding and battling climate change from the expert and bestselling author of This Changes Everything and On Fire, Naomi Klein. Warmer temperatures. Fires in the Amazon. Superstorms. These are just some of the effects of climate change that we are already experienci…

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by Albee, Sarah J930.1 ALBEE

Accidental Archaeologists : True Stories of Unexpected Discoveries

"A lighthearted but informative look at chance discoveries made by ordinary people, of artifacts (and treasures) from the past. Many of these discoveries have led to leaps in our knowledge of history and science. Each short chapter will begin with a dramatic story of discovery, followed by the significance of the artif…

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by Paulsen, Gary JB PAULSEN PAULSEN

Gone to the Woods : Surviving a Lost Childhood

Born into the middle of World War II, Gary Paulsen's turbulent childhood provided plenty of subject matter for his bestselling novels, and the librarians in his life gave him the inspiration and support to explore the world through books. As a soldier himself, his storytelling technique developed, and for the first tim…

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Carry on : Poetry by Young Immigrants

The award-winning illustrator of The Big Monster Who Loved Reading Too Much presents an #OwnVoices collection that pairs expressive portraits with poems by immigrant newcomers to Canada who reflect on the experiences of leaving behind loved ones and adapting to a new culture.…

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by Cherrix, Amy E. J599.785 CHERRIX

Backyard Bears : Conservation, Habitat Changes, and the Rise of Urban Wildlife

"North Carolina's black bears were once a threatened species, but now their numbers are rising in and around Asheville. But what happens when conservation efforts for a species are so successful that there's a boom in the population? Can humans and bears live compatibly? What are the long-term effects for the bears? Au…

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by Nichols, Michelle J520.78 NICHOLS

Astronomy for Kids : 26 Family-friendly Activities to Explore Stars, Planets, an

Mini astronomers will learn about things such as the size and scale of planets using sandwich cookies and tennis balls, how to measure the speed of light with a flat candy bar and a microwave, how to make a simple telescope with magnifying glasses, and so much more! Children of all ages and experience levels can be gui…

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by Smith, Charles R., J973.0496 SMITH

28 Days : Moments in Black History That Changed the World

"A picture book look at many of the men and women who revolutionized life for African Americans throughout history"--…

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by Hoyt, Megan JB BARTALI HOYT

Bartali's Bicycle : the True Story of Gino Bartali, Italy's Secret Hero

"Gino Bartali pedaled across Italy for years, winning one cycling race after another, including the 1938 Tour de France. Gino became an international sports hero! But the next year, World War II began, and it changed everything. Soldiers marched into Italy. Tanks rolled down the cobbled streets of Florence. And powerfu…

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by Chopra, Mallika J155.2 CHOPRA

Just Be You : Ask Questions, Set Intentions, Be Your Special Self, and More

Teach your kids how to understand their emotions and communicate in a healthy and productive way with this full-color guide to growth from Mallika Chopra, the daughter of Deepak Chopra. Following in the footsteps of wellness author Mallika Chopra's successful Just Breathe and Just Feel, her third book, Just Be You, is …

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by Nichols, Michelle J520.78 NICHOLS

Astronomy for Kids : 26 Family-friendly Activities to Explore Stars, Planets, an

Parents and teachers will find astronomy-based activities and crafts for kids of all ages and experience levels. The projects can be completed with everyday items from around your house: sandwich cookies and tennis balls, and much more. Each two-page spread covers an experiment or craft, suggestions to enrich the exper…

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by Alexander, Lori J796.0456 ALEXAND

A Sporting Chance : How Ludwig Guttmann Created the Paralympic Games

"Telling the inspiring human story behind the creation of the Paralympics, this chapter book biography artfully combines archival photos, full-color illustrations, and a riveting narrative to honor the life of Ludwig Guttmann, whose work profoundly changed so many lives"--…

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by Bolden, Tonya J509.252 BOLDEN

Changing the Equation : 50+ Us Black Women in Stem

"Award-winning author Tonya Bolden explores the black women who have changed the world of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) in America. Including groundbreaking computer scientists, doctors, inventors, physicists, pharmacists, mathematicians, aviators, and many more, this book celebrates over 50 …

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by Hegedus, Bethany JB ANGELOU HEGEDUS

Rise : from Caged Bird to Poet of the People, Maya Angelou

"A biography of African American writer, performer, and activist Maya Angelou, who turned a childhood of trauma and emotional pain to become one of the most inspiring voices of our lifetime. Includes afterword, author's note, and sources"--…

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by Sidman, Joyce J811.54 SIDMAN

Hello, Earth! : Poems to Our Planet

"We walk on Earth's surface every day, but how often do we wonder about the incredible planet around us? From the molten cracks below to the shimmering moon above, Hello, Earth! explores the wonders of the natural world. This playful journey across our puzzle-piece continents does not hesitate to ask questions--even of…

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by Milton, Stephanie J793.93 MILTON

Minecraft Maps

"A Minecraft explorer creates a guide to different biomes within the games and the discoveries found there." --…

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by Weatherford, Carole Boston, J306.362 WEATHER

Box : Henry Brown Mails Himself to Freedom

Henry Brown wrote that long before he came to be know as "Box," he "entered the world a slave." He was put to work as a child and passed down from one generation to the next - as property. When he was an adult, his wife and children were sold away from him out of spite. Henry Brown watched as his family left, bound in …

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by Zajac, Linda, J794.8 ZAJAC

The Unofficial Guide to Minecraft Maps

"Explore the ins and outs of making and using maps in the super popular game Minecraft. Tips and tricks help game-lovers master the craft while sidebars that highlight STEM and coding round out the experience"--…

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by Rose, Caroline Starr J910.4109 ROSE

A Race Around the World : the True Story of Nellie Bly & Elizabeth Bisland

In 1889, New York reporter Nellie Bly, inspired by Jules Verne's book Around the World in 80 Days, began an around-the-world journey that she hoped to complete in less time. Her trip was sponsored by her employer, the newspaper The World. Just hours after her ship set out across the Atlantic, the publisher of The Cosmo…

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by Krull, Kathleen JB PEACE KRULL

Walking Toward Peace : the True Story of a Brave Woman Called Peace Pilgrim

"Tells the true story of Peace Pilgrim, a female activist and spiritual leader who sacrificed everything to travel by foot around America promoting peace"--…

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by Crossley-Holland, Kevin J398.2094 CROSSLE

Between Worlds : Folktales of Britain & Ireland

"The definitive collection of British and Irish folktales from master storyteller and poet Kevin Crossley-Holland. Rich and strange, these eerie and magical folktales from across Britain and Ireland have been passed down from generation to generation, and are gathered together in a definitive new collection from the ma…

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by King, Shani M. J920.0092 KING

Have I Ever Told You Black Lives Matter

Black lives matter. King affirms the message repeatedly, tenderly, with cumulative power and pride. She celebrates 116 -- just a tiny sample-- of the Black lives who deserve to shine. Her book honors the fortitude of Black role models and celebrates their achievements in sports, music, art, literature, journalism, poli…

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by Levine, Sara J614.57 LEVINE

Germs Up Close

"Have you ever seen a germ up close? Really, really up close? Micrographs and illustrations combine with accessible text to introduce readers to viruses, bacteria, protozoa, and fungi-including COVID-19-that can make people sick"--…

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by Nguyen, Angela J741.51 NGUYEN

How to Draw Cute Beasts

"A sweet water dragon. A ghost whale. And an irresistible elephant with wings! This fourth book in the Draw Cute series is packed with fantastic creatures from a range of cultures, from giant puffballs to a flying lion. In the hands of author-teacher Angela Nguyen, all the instructions are easy to follow, and even a th…

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by Bishop-Stephens, Will J741.58 BISHOP

How to Create Animation in 10 Easy Lessons

"So you want to be an animator, but you don't have your own million-dollar studio? Don't let that stop you! From learning how to make a simple flip book to creating stop-motion claymation, you'll soon learn the many ways you can make great animated movies in your own home"--Back cover.…

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The Sea-ringed World : Sacred Stories of the Americas

Presents a collection of stories from nations and cultures across our two continents, the Sea-Ringed World, as the Aztecs called it, from the edge of Argentina all the way up to Alaska.…

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by Jaggar, Louisa JB BANNING JAGGAR

Sprouting Wings : the True Story of James Herman Banning, the First African Amer

"The true story of James Herman Banning, the first African American pilot to fly across the United States"--…

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by Poliquin, Rachel, J597.43 POLIQUI

Eels : the Superpower Field Guide

"Emergent readers will dive right into this search-and-find book about eels. Simple text and colorful underwater photos teach new vocabulary and facts on anatomy, markings, and ocean habitat"--…

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by Zajac, Linda, J794.8 ZAJAC

The Unofficial Guide to Minecraft Enchantments

"Readers will discover how to create enchanted tools, weapons, and armor in the hit game Minecraft. Sidebars highlight elements of game play related to STEM and coding concepts"--…

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by Mone, Gregory J595.7022 MONE

Strange Nature : the Insect Portraits of Levon Biss

"Adapted from the adult title Microsculpture, this book for young readers is a unique photographic study of insects in mind-blowing magnification that celebrates the wonders of nature and science. Levon Biss's photographs capture in breathtaking detail the beauty of the insect world and are printed in large-scale forma…

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by Kirkfield, Vivian J629.046 KIRKFIE

From Here to There : Inventions That Changed the Way the World Moves

"Celebrating the invention of vehicles, this collective biography tells the inspiring stories of the visionaries who changed the way we move through air, water, and land. Perfect for fans of Mistakes that Worked and Girls Think of Everything"--…

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by Thierry, Jordan J305.8 THIERRY

A Kids Book About : Systemic Racism

"This book was made to help kids understand what systemic racism is and how it's built into laws, schools, stories, and other inistitutions in a way that collectively makes life much harder for people of color." -- back cover.…

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by Cherry-Paul, Sonja J305.8009 CHERRY

Stamped (for Kids) : Racism, Antiracism, and You

Kids will discover where racist ideas came from, identify how they impact America today, and meet those who have fought racism with antiracism. Along the way, they'll learn how to identify and stamp out racist thoughts in their own lives.…

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by Jenkins, Steve, J523.2 JENKINS

Solar System by the Numbers : a Book of Infographics

"Through infographics and illustrations readers will learn about the unfathomably huge and fascinating topic of solar systems. Explore the galaxy that surrounds our planet through astounding numbers, facts, and figures. With Steve Jenkins's signature art style, his By the Numbers reader series explores the most fascina…

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by Newbell, Trillia J. J230 NEWBELL

Creative God, Colorful Us

"God could have made us all exactly the same, but He didn't. And our differences are good! This short, colorful book (written with grade-schoolers in mind) will share the truth about how we were made, our differences, our sin problem, God's rescue, and how we should be motivated to love one another on earth"--…

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by Halls, Kelly Milner, J940.53 HALLS

Voices of Ordinary Heroes : a World War Ii Book for Kids

"Wars like World War II brings stories of common people doing extraordinary things. Voices of Ordinary Heroes, a standout among World War 2 books for kids ages 8-12, introduces you to 20 unforeseen heroes who showed bravery and helped others when it appeared all hope was lost.?"--Amazon.…

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by Macy, Sue J796.082 MACY

Breaking Through : How Female Athletes Shattered Stereotypes in the Roaring Twen

"Macy offers a rare and fascinating glimpse into the journey of women's rights through the lens of women in sports during the pivotal decade of the 1920s. With elegant prose, poignant wit, and fascinating primary sources, Macy explores the many hurdles presented to female athletes as they stormed the field, stepped up …

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by Stefoff, Rebecca, J593.6 STEFOFF

Corals : Secrets of Their Reef-making Colonies

Presents information about corals, including how both hard and soft corals build colonies, the threats to corals and their reefs, and how people can protect them.…

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by Milroy, Liz J523.41 MILROY

Explore Mercury

"Did you know Mercury doesn't have any moons? In this energetic text, readers will get a glimpse of interesting facts and scientific explanations about what makes Mercury unique"--…

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by King, Shani M. J920.0092 KING

Have I Ever Told You Black Lives Matter

Black lives matter. That message would be self-evident in a just world, but in this world and this America, all children need to hear it again and again, and not just to hear it but to feel and know it. This book affirms the message repeatedly, tenderly, with cumulative power and shared pride. Celebrating Black accompl…

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by Cherry-Paul, Sonja J305.8009 CHERRY

Stamped (for Kids) : Racism, Antiracism, and You

"A chapter book adaptation of Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning "Stamped from the Beginning."--…

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by McCann, Jacqueline J304.6 MCCANN

If the World Were 100 People : a Visual Guide to Our Global Village

"With almost 7.8 billion people sharing the earth, it can be a little hard to picture what the human race looks like all together. But if we could shrink the world down to just 100 people, what could we learn about the human race? What would we look like? Where and how would we all be living? This book answers all of t…

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