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04/22/2014 - 3:24pm

Everyone prays : celebrating faith around the world Cover
Alexis York Lumbard
Alireza Sadeghian, illustrator
Shows young readers that the practice of prayer can be found in religions around the world.
J 204 Lum
Book
Apr 9, 2014
Cities : discover how they work Cover
Kathleen M. Reilly
Tom Casteel
Profiles the systems that work together to keep urban areas running safely, discussing how cities have evolved since the first riverside settlements while outlining projects that explain facts about transportation, water systems, and architecture.
J 307.76 Rei
Book
Apr 22, 2014
Every last drop Cover
Michelle Mulder
Bringing clean water home.
J 333.91 Mul
Book
Apr 1, 2014
Bugged : how insects changed history Cover
Sarah Albee
Robert Leighton, illustrator
Chronicles the rivalry between the human and insect worlds that draws on myriad disciplines to explain the varying roles that bugs have played in building and toppling empires as well as the bug stories behind infamous disasters.
J 595.7 Alb
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Apr 22, 2014
Everything dinosaurs Cover
B. A Hoena
Paul C Sereno
Franco Tempesta
Explores the world of dinosaurs, examining fossil remains and explaining how scientists use them to determine what dinosaurs ate, how they raised their young, and how they may have become extinct.
J 567.9 Hoe
Book
Apr 22, 2014
Grizzly bears of Alaska : explore the wild world of bears Cover
Debbie S Miller
Patrick Endres
Describes grizzly bears' behaviors, habitats, and life cycles.
J 599.784 Mil
Book
Apr 22, 2014
Handle with care : an unusual butterfly journey Cover
Loree Griffin Burns
Ellen Harasimowicz, photographer
Explores how caterpillars turn into butterflies through the journey of a chrysalis that originates in a butterfly farm in Costa Rica and winds up in a museum in Boston.
J 595.789 Bur
Book
Apr 1, 2014
Shimmer & splash Cover
Jim Arnosky
The sparkling world of sea life.
J 591.77 Arn
Book
Apr 7, 2014
Cat champions : caring for our feline friends Cover
Rob Laidlaw
Looks at the problems faced by lost, abandoned, and feral cats, and offers examples of children whose volunteer efforts help improve the lives of cats.
J 636.8 Lai
Book
Apr 1, 2014
Lion rescue : all about lions and how to save them Cover
Ashlee Brown Blewett
Daniel Raven-Ellison
Meet the magnificent wild lion. Once, more than a million roamed all of Africa and beyond. Far fewer remain today. Your mission is to learn all about how lions live, the challenges they face, and what you can do to help rescue them.
J 639.9 Ble
Book
Apr 10, 2014
Wolf rescue : all about wolves and how to save them Cover
Kitson Jazynka
Daniel Raven-Ellison
Meet the legendary wild wolf. Once, millions roamed across most of the world. Far fewer remain today. Your mission is to learn all about how wolves live, the challenges they face, and what you can do to help rescue them.
J 639.9 Jaz
Book
Apr 10, 2014
Draw comic book characters Cover
Mark Bergin
David Antram
J 741.5 Ber
Book
Apr 22, 2014
The color book Cover
Sophie Benini Pietromarchi
Presents a journey into the world of color, offering techniques for creating a personal diary filled with the colors and designs that memories evoke.
J 752 Ben
Book
Apr 22, 2014
Eskimo : Inuit, Saami & Arctic peoples : learn all about the inhabitants of the frozen north, with 15 step-by-step projects and over 250 exciting pictures Cover
Jen Green
Introduces the culture, history, domestic life, traditions, and beliefs of Eskimos, and features instructions for making handicraft items related to those who live in the most northerly regions of the Earth.
J 998 Gre
Book
Apr 22, 2014
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Alexis York Lumbard
Alireza Sadeghian, illustrator
J 204 Lum
Jim Arnosky
J 591.77 Arn
Kathleen M. Reilly
Tom Casteel
J 307.76 Rei
Rob Laidlaw
J 636.8 Lai
Michelle Mulder
J 333.91 Mul
Ashlee Brown Blewett
Daniel Raven-Ellison
J 639.9 Ble
Sarah Albee
Robert Leighton, illustrator
J 595.7 Alb
Kitson Jazynka
Daniel Raven-Ellison
J 639.9 Jaz
B. A Hoena
Paul C Sereno
Franco Tempesta
J 567.9 Hoe
Mark Bergin
David Antram
J 741.5 Ber
Debbie S Miller
Patrick Endres
J 599.784 Mil
Sophie Benini Pietromarchi
J 752 Ben
Loree Griffin Burns
Ellen Harasimowicz, photographer
J 595.789 Bur
Jen Green
J 998 Gre