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07/03/2015 - 2:19pm

Divorce is the worst Cover
Anastasia Higginbotham
This book provides, through honest language and imagery, a realistic view of how children experience divorce. While neither softening or white-washing this difficult topic, Higginbotham offers an ultimately comforting message to parents and children experiencing separation and divorce.
J 306.89 Hig
Book
Jul 1, 2015
Climate change : discover how it impacts spaceship earth Cover
Joshua Sneideman
Erin Twamley
Mike Crosier
Examine real studies concerning planetary science, Arctic ice bubbles, and migratory patterns. Kids explore the history of human impact from the Industrial Revolution to our modern-day technology, as well as the innovations underway around the world to address global climate change.
J 577.22 Sne
Book
Jun 12, 2015
Fly Guy presents : Bats Cover
Tedd Arnold
Fly Guy is buzzing over to the zoo today. Come along to learn all about bats.
J 599.4 Arn
Book
Jul 3, 2015
Sea dragons Cover
Cari Meister
This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells about the physical features of sea dragons, how they hide using camouflage, and how they have babies. Includes picture glossary.
J 597.67 Mei
Book
Jun 18, 2015
Sharks and other predators Cover
Mary Pope Osborne
Natalie Pope Boyce
Carlo Molinari, illustrator
When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #53: 'Shadow of the Shark,' they had lots of questions. How many teeth do sharks have? What is their favorite food? What are some other top predators? How do they keep life in balance? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts about sharks and other predators.
J 567.3 Osb
Book
Jun 18, 2015
Snapping turtles Cover
Cari Meister
This photo-illustrated book for beginning readers describes the physical features and behaviors of snapping turtles. Includes picture glossary and index.
J 597.92 Mei
Book
Jul 3, 2015
T is for time Cover
Marie Smith
Roland Smith
Renee Graef, illustrator
Following the alphabet, uses rhyming and expository text to explain the concept and science of time, showcasing famous inventors, methods of timekeeping, important structures and landmarks, and notable moments in history.
J 529 Smi
Book
Jul 1, 2015
Trees : a compare and contrast book Cover
Katharine Hall
Trees grow in many habitats all around the world. Some trees are short and some are tall. Some grow in hot deserts and others grow on cold mountains.
J 582.16 Hal
Book
Jul 1, 2015
Vultures Cover
Kate Riggs
A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of vultures, the carrion-eating birds of prey. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why vultures are bald.
J 598.9 Rig
Book
Jun 18, 2015
A trip through the body Cover
Laurie Blake
Follow Dan and Mya on their journey around the human body as they're shrunk using exciting new technology. Propelled around the blood stream, hurlted down windpipes and escaping from white blood cells Dan and Mya discover inside the human body.
J 611 Bla
Book
Jul 3, 2015
Survivor kid : a practical guide to wilderness survival Cover
Denise Long
Presents a guide to wilderness survival in both common and unusual situations, including how to build a shelter, find water and food, deal with dangerous animals, and navigate in the wild.
J 613.69 Lon
Book
Jul 1, 2015
13 architects children should know Cover
Florian Heine
Presents thirteen architects from various periods and styles--from Filippo Brunelleschi and Andrea Palladio to Le Corbusier, Frank Gehry, and Zaha Hadid--arranged chronologically with biographical details and comparisons to other architects.
J 720.92 Hei
Book
Jul 1, 2015
2015 basketball superstars Cover
K. C Kelley
Profiles top players from the 2015 basketball season, including LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Chris Paul, and Tim Duncan, providing interesting childhood facts, along with college and professional career highlights for each.
J 796.323 Kel
Book
Jun 18, 2015
Disney Frozen Fever party book : 22 great ideas for creating your own Frozen party Cover
Ólafur Gunnar Guðlaugsson
Olina Thorvaldsdottir
Gassi.is, photographer
"Just like the royal sisters Anna and Elsa, anyone can throw a "Frozen Fever" party with the advice and step-by-step instructions in the beautifully illustrated book, Disney Frozen Fever Party Book. Everything you need to create the party of the year is included here -- from invitations and decorations to food, table settings, and games. Celebrate like the royal family of Arendell with the great suggestions contained within these pages."--provided from Amazon.com
J 793.21 Ola
Book
Jul 3, 2015
The ultimate Disney party book Cover
Jessica Ward
The Ultimate Disney Party Book is your perfect partner when throwing a party. Whether it's a birthday party, baby shower, celebration of a milestone or just a great bbq with friends and family, this book is your perfect partner in crime. The book is divided into chapters based on a theme for your party and in each chapter you can find great recipes for cakes and other dishes, perfect decorations ideas, fun invitations and the best games to play.
J 793.21 War
Book
Jun 18, 2015
Today's 12 hottest NBA superstars Cover
Tom Robinson
Profiles twelve of the most popular basketball players of today, including Carmelo Anthony, LeBron James, and Joakim Noah.
J 796.323 Rob
Book
Jun 18, 2015
What is the World Series? Cover
Gail Herman
David Grayson Kenyon, illustrator
Describes the history of the World Series, the championship series of major league baseball, and includes historical facts, trivia, and notable World Series players.
J 796.357 Her
Book
Jun 18, 2015
Bigfoot is missing! Cover
J. Patrick Lewis
Kenn Nesbitt
Minalima Design (Firm), illustrator
A poetry collection about cryptozoological creatures (the Loch Ness monster, Bigfoot, Chupacabra, etc.) from around the world, written so as to allow the design of the book to disguise the fact that the collection is poetry.
J 811.54 Lew
Book
Jul 1, 2015
Children's encyclopedia of American history Cover
David C King
Full-color maps, photographs, and paintings illustrate a comprehensive reference guide to American history.
J 973.03 Kin
Book
Jul 3, 2015
Albert Pujols Cover
Aaron Frisch
An elementary introduction to the life, work, and popularity of Albert Pujols, a professional baseball star who played first base and helped the St. Louis Cardinals win two World Series.
JB Puj
Book
Jun 18, 2015
The house that Jane built : a story about Jane Addams Cover
Tanya Lee Stone
Kathryn Brown, illustrator
Presents the story of Jane Addams, founder of the children's charity known as Hull House, and the first American woman to receive the Nobel Peace Prize.
JB Add
Book
Jul 1, 2015
Women who broke the rules : Judy Blume Cover
Kathleen Krull
David Leonard, illustrations
A biography of the author best known for her book, "Are you there God? It's me, Margaret," provides details on her childhood, career, and personal achievements.
JB Blu
Book
Jun 18, 2015
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Anastasia Higginbotham
J 306.89 Hig
Florian Heine
J 720.92 Hei
Joshua Sneideman
Erin Twamley
Mike Crosier
J 577.22 Sne
K. C Kelley
J 796.323 Kel
Tedd Arnold
J 599.4 Arn
Ólafur Gunnar Guðlaugsson
Olina Thorvaldsdottir
Gassi.is, photographer
J 793.21 Ola
Cari Meister
J 597.67 Mei
Jessica Ward
J 793.21 War
Mary Pope Osborne
Natalie Pope Boyce
Carlo Molinari, illustrator
J 567.3 Osb
Tom Robinson
J 796.323 Rob
Cari Meister
J 597.92 Mei
Gail Herman
David Grayson Kenyon, illustrator
J 796.357 Her
Marie Smith
Roland Smith
Renee Graef, illustrator
J 529 Smi
J. Patrick Lewis
Kenn Nesbitt
Minalima Design (Firm), illustrator
J 811.54 Lew
Katharine Hall
J 582.16 Hal
David C King
J 973.03 Kin
Kate Riggs
J 598.9 Rig
Aaron Frisch
JB Puj
Laurie Blake
J 611 Bla
Tanya Lee Stone
Kathryn Brown, illustrator
JB Add
Denise Long
J 613.69 Lon
Kathleen Krull
David Leonard, illustrations
JB Blu