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Ocean animals from head to tail / written by Stacey Roderick ; illustrated by Kwanchai Moriya.
Ocean animals from head to tail /  written by Stacey Roderick ; illustrated by Kwanchai Moriya.


STEAM guides in app development / Ruth M. Kirk.
STEAM guides in app development /  Ruth M. Kirk.


Ultimate mapping guide for kids / Justin Miles.
Ultimate mapping guide for kids /  Justin Miles.


Girls play lacrosse / Kate Rogers.
Girls play lacrosse /  Kate Rogers.


Frightlopedia : an encyclopedia of everything scary, creepy, and spine-chilling, from arachnids to zombies / by Julie Winterbottom, with contributions by Rachel Bozek ; illustrated by Stefano Tambellini.
Frightlopedia : an encyclopedia of everything scary, creepy, and spine-chilling, from arachnids to zombies / by Julie Winterbottom, with contributions by Rachel Bozek ; illustrated by Stefano Tambellini.
Discover Borneos Gomantong Cave, where literally millions of bats, cockroaches, spiders, and rats coexistin pitch darkness. Learn about mythical creatures like the Mongolian Death Wormand scarily real ones like killer bees, which were accidentally created by scientists in the 1950s. Visit New Orleanss Beauregard-Keyes house, where Civil War soldiers are said to still clash in the front hall. Plus ghost stories from around the world, a cross-cultural study of vampires, and how to transform into a zombie with makeup. Each entry includes a “Fright Meter” measurement from 1 to 3, because while being scared is fun, everyone has their limit--Amazon website.


The deadliest creature in the world / Brenda Z. Guiberson ; illustrated by Gennady Spirin.
The deadliest creature in the world /  Brenda Z. Guiberson ; illustrated by Gennady Spirin.
Which creature is the deadliest? Is it the insect that bites, the ostrich that kicks, the snake that squeezes, or the shrew that paralyzes? Is it the most venemous, the most poisonous, or the one that infects its victims with a fatal disease? Fascinating facts and spectacular illustrations will inspire young readers to choose which creature they think is the deadliest in this newest picture book collaboration between Guiberson and Spirin. --Publisher


The amazing animal adventure : an around-the-world spotting expedition / text and research by Anna Claybourne ; illustrations by Brendan Kearney.
The amazing animal adventure : an around-the-world spotting expedition / text and research by Anna Claybourne ; illustrations by Brendan Kearney.


Vincent's starry night and other stories : a children's history of art / Michael Bird ; illustrated by Kate Evans.
Vincent's starry night and other stories : a children's history of art / Michael Bird ; illustrated by Kate Evans.
Presents a history of world art from cave paintings to present day through seventy tales about artists and the way they created their work.


Animals that make me say look out! / Dawn Cusick.
Animals that make me say look out! /  Dawn Cusick.
Sharp-eyed readers will need to keep their eyes peeled in this engaging look at how animals of all shapes and sizes blend in and survive in their native ecosystems. How do animals deal with danger? From crocodiles standing on their tails to great white sharks with their jaws wide open to well-camouflaged venomous snakes, prospective naturalists and conservationists will have a lot to look out for in this exploration of dynamic ecosystems and the animals that hide and hunt in them--Publisher.


Ranger Rick goes to the national parks! / Stacy Tornio & Ken Keffer.
Ranger Rick goes to the national parks! /  Stacy Tornio & Ken Keffer.


Been there, done that : school dazed / edited by Mike Winchell.
Been there, done that : school dazed / edited by Mike Winchell.
An anthology of stories inspired by the real-life school experiences of many of today's celebrated authors includes contributions by such writers as Wendy Mass, Varian Johnson, and Bruce Coville.


The amazing history of monsters / Fiona Macdonald.
The amazing history of monsters /  Fiona Macdonald.


Around America to win the vote : two suffragists, a kitten, and 10,000 miles / Mara Rockliff ; illustrated by Hadley Hooper.
Around America to win the vote : two suffragists, a kitten, and 10,000 miles / Mara Rockliff ; illustrated by Hadley Hooper.
In April 1916, Nell Richardson and Alice Burke set out from New York City in a little yellow car, embarking on a bumpy, muddy, unmapped journey ten thousand miles long. They took with them a teeny typewriter, a tiny sewing machine, a wee black kitten, and a message for Americans all across the country: Votes for Women! The womens suffrage movement was in full swing, and Nell and Alice would not let anything keep them from spreading the word about equal voting rights for women. Braving blizzards, deserts, and naysayersnot to mention a whole lot of tires stuck in the mudthe two courageous friends made their way through the cities and towns of America to further their cause. One hundred years after Nell and Alice set off on their trip, Mara Rockliff revives their spirit in a lively and whimsical picture book, with exuberant illustrations by Hadley Hooper bringing their inspiring historical trek to life,--Amazon.com.


Peace dancer / Roy Henry Vickers and Robert Budd ; illustrated by Roy Henry Vickers.
Peace dancer /  Roy Henry Vickers and Robert Budd ; illustrated by Roy Henry Vickers.
The children of the Tsimshian village of Kitkatla love to play at being hunters, eager for their turn to join the grown-ups. But when they capture and mistreat a crow, the Chief of the Heavens, angered at their disrespect, brings down a powerful storm. The rain floods the Earth and villagers have no choice but to abandon their homes and flee to their canoes. As the seas rise, the villagers tie themselves to the top of Anchor Mountain, where they pray for days on end and promise to teach their children to value all life. The storm stops and the waters recede. From that point on, the villagers appoint a chief to perform the Peace Dance at every potlatch and, with it, pass on the story of the flood and the importance of respect--


The people of the town : nursery-rhyme friends for you and me / selected and illustrated by Alan Marks.
The people of the town : nursery-rhyme friends for you and me / selected and illustrated by Alan Marks.
An illustrated collection of traditional and classic nursery rhymes.


Adventures in lettering : 40 exercises to improve your lettering skills / Dawn Nicole Warnaar.
Adventures in lettering : 40 exercises to improve your lettering skills / Dawn Nicole Warnaar.
This hand-lettering workbook features hand-lettering lessons for beginners, from playing with style and brush calligraphy basics to illustrated hand-lettered designs and lettering styles.--


The wild washerwomen = Ugra dhobinīharu / John Yeoman ; [illustrations] Quentin Blake ; Nepali translation by Smita Neupane and Sudhir Lama.
Seven washerwomen meet seven woodcutters. Riotous colour illustrations.


Keeping up with Cheetah / written by Lindsay Camp ; illustrated by Jill Newton ; Nepali translation by Kamal Regmi.


Ma timīlāī samātna āun̐daichu! = I'm coming to get you! / Tony Ross.
After wreaking havoc on all the planets of its own galaxy, a hungry monster gets a big surprise when it comes to Earth and tries to capture a little boy.


SWAT teams / by Kirsten W. Larson.
SWAT teams /  by Kirsten W. Larson.
This photo-illustrated book describes the life of SWAT officers, including the work they do to catch dangerous criminals and free hostages. Describes what it takes to become a SWAT officer and includes real-life missions--


Match! incredible stats & facts! / compiled by James Bandy.
Match! incredible stats & facts! /  compiled by James Bandy.


International Space Station : an interactive space exploration adventure / by Allison Lassieur.
International Space Station : an interactive space exploration adventure / by Allison Lassieur.
Humans have walked on the moon, but can people really live in space? A global team of engineers and scientists are joining forces to design and launch a permanent international space station. You've always been excited by the idea of space exploration, but do you have what it takes to join the crew? Will you: Be an engineer designing robotics, life support, and other systems on the station? Be a shuttle astronaut, delivering and installing modules during the station's construction? Be an astronaut living and working on the completed station? Everything in this book happened to real people. And you choose what you do next. The choices you make either lead you and the project to success--or to failure. -- back cover.~Explores various perspectives on the International Space Station. The reader's choices reveal the historical details--


Mars exploration rovers : an interactive space exploration adventure / by Steve Kortenkamp.
Mars exploration rovers : an interactive space exploration adventure / by Steve Kortenkamp.
In 1971, engineers succeeded in placing a spacecraft into Mars's orbit with the hope of finding out what was on Mars: Intelligent life? Water? A place where humans could live? Since then, more missions to Mars have been launched. Now is your chance to help continue the exploration of Mars. Will you: Join teams working on Mars orbiters? Join teams working with Mars landers and rovers? Everything in this book happened to real people. And you choose what you do next. The choices you make either lead you and the project to success--or to failue. -- back cover.


Olympic sport : the whole muscle-flexing story / Glenn Murphy ; illustrated by Mike Phillips.
Olympic sport : the whole muscle-flexing story / Glenn Murphy ; illustrated by Mike Phillips.
SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY: GENERAL INTEREST (CHILDREN'S / TEENAGE). Are Olympic athletes born stronger and faster than the rest of us? Why do tennis rackets have strings? How do gymnasts balance on their hands? Why do hurdlers do the splits when they jump? Glenn Murphy, author of Why is Snot Green?, answers these and lots of other brilliant questions in this fascinating book about the science of sport. From running a marathon to beating your friends at basketball or being the bendiest gymnast around, find out everything you ever wanted to know about sports and games and what it is that makes athletes the best at what they do. Ages 7+


Three-dimensional art adventures : 36 creative, artist-inspired projects in sculpture, ceramics, textiles, and more / Maja Pitamic and Jill Laidlaw.
Three-dimensional art adventures : 36 creative, artist-inspired projects in sculpture, ceramics, textiles, and more / Maja Pitamic and Jill Laidlaw.


Treecology : 30 activities and observations for exploring the world of trees and forests / Monica Russo ; photographs by Kevin Byron.
Treecology : 30 activities and observations for exploring the world of trees and forests / Monica Russo ; photographs by Kevin Byron.


LGBTQ+ athletes claim the field : striving for equality / Kirstin Cronn-Mills, with an introduction by Alex Jackson Nelson.
LGBTQ+ athletes claim the field : striving for equality / Kirstin Cronn-Mills, with an introduction by Alex Jackson Nelson.


The human microbiome : the germs that keep you healthy / Rebecca E. Hirsch.
The human microbiome : the germs that keep you healthy / Rebecca E. Hirsch.
This book explores the human microbiome--the trillions of microbes that share our bodies--and why it has become one of the hottest areas of research in human health. The book discusses the microbes that live on us and in us, how scientists study them, and how they relate to health issues such as infections, obesity, allergies, and autoimmune disorders. The book delves into the Human Microbiome Project (HMP), a US government/National Institutes of Health initiative launched in 2007, in which scientists are working to identify and study all of the microbes associated with human health and disease. The book also takes readers into stores to make informed choices about the many anti-microbial and probiotic products that line the shelves.--


The amazing history of castles & knights : [enter a world of romance and adventure, with over 350 exciting pictures] / Barbara Taylor ; consultant, William Klemperer.
The amazing history of castles & knights : [enter a world of romance and adventure, with over 350 exciting pictures] / Barbara Taylor ; consultant, William Klemperer.
Discover what lies behind the massive stones of a castle wall. Includes projects based on castle life.


An insider's guide to wrestling / Natalie Regis and David Chiu.
An insider's guide to wrestling /  Natalie Regis and David Chiu.
Learn about the history of wrestling as well as some basic moves, techniques, and training procedures.


How to build a house / written by Saskie Lacey ; illustrated by Martin Sodomky.
How to build a house /  written by Saskie Lacey ; illustrated by Martin Sodomky.
Follows the adventures of the three unlikely friends--Eli, Phoebe, and Hank--as they take on their latest engineering adventure, building a house! Follow the trio as they learn about how a house is constructed, from the foundation to the rafters. Detailed diagrams and illustrations help children and their parents visualize and conceptualize real-world home construction.


An insider's guide to football / Don Van Pelt and Brian Wingate.
An insider's guide to football /  Don Van Pelt and Brian Wingate.
Football is America's most popular sport, with the Super Bowl nearly a national holiday. This accessible guide will appeal to young fans of all knowledge and experience levels. First, it covers football's origins and the rules and equipment of its early era. Today's game is described in detail, including rules and objectives, the playing field and equipment, and game officials and their roles. Readers glean tips on fundamentals for the offensive and defensive lines, such as tackling, catching, and throwing the perfect spiral. Aspiring youth players learn how they can get involved in the sport and where to go for more information.


An insider's guide to softball / Jayne Baker and Adam B. Hofstetter.
An insider's guide to softball /  Jayne Baker and Adam B. Hofstetter.
Presents a brief history of softball, looks at the game's rules and strategies, and discusses how people can become involved in the sport recreationally.


An insider's guide to baseball / Glen F. Stanley and Jason Porterfield.
An insider's guide to baseball /  Glen F. Stanley and Jason Porterfield.
Introduces the sport of baseball, discussing the history, rules and regulation, and preactice ideas for players.


An insider's guide to volleyball / Abigael McIntyre, Sandra Giddens, and Owen Giddens.
An insider's guide to volleyball /  Abigael McIntyre, Sandra Giddens, and Owen Giddens.
Introduces the sport of volleyball, discussing the history, rules and regulations, and practice ideas for players.


An insider's guide to soccer / Jeremy Cooperson and Brian Wingate.
An insider's guide to soccer /  Jeremy Cooperson and Brian Wingate.
Whatever you know the sport as--soccer, football, or association football--it is the world's most popular team sport. And the World Cup, played every four years, is the world's most popular sporting event. But that's on the global stage. As everyone who plays or watches soccer knows, sometimes the real action and excitement can be found on the local field or pitch. This concise guide is a useful tool for those interested in playing (or just learning about) the game--including its earliest days of play, up-to-date descriptions of the various positions, clear explanations of the sometimes-confusing rules of play, and much more.


An insider's guide to basketball / authors, Forest G. Campbell and Fred Ramen.
An insider's guide to basketball /  authors, Forest G. Campbell and Fred Ramen.
Introduces the sport of basketball, discussing the history, rules and regulations, and practice ideas for players.


I have cerebral palsy / by Mary Beth Springer.
I have cerebral palsy /  by Mary Beth Springer.
Sydney shares her firsthand account of life with cerebral palsy, which makes walking, talking, and using her hands difficult. But she likes to do the same things other kids do.


Hassan and Aneesa go to masjid / Yasmeen Rahim ; illustrated by Omar Burgess.
Hassan and Aneesa go to masjid /  Yasmeen Rahim ; illustrated by Omar Burgess.
Hassan and Aneesa go to their local masjid (mosque) for the first time to see how Islamic religious services are performed.


Cuba / Joy Gregory.
Cuba /  Joy Gregory.
Introduces Cuba, describing its geography and climate, industries, history, resources and wildlife, culture, politics, and sports.


Beauty and the beast stories around the world : 3 beloved tales / by Cari Meister.
Beauty and the beast stories around the world : 3 beloved tales / by Cari Meister.
Retells the classic French fairy tale of the enchanted beast and the maiden whose love rescues him, together with two similar tales from China and Switzerland.


Hansel and Gretel stories around the world : 4 beloved tales / by Cari Meister.
Hansel and Gretel stories around the world : 4 beloved tales / by Cari Meister.
Retells the classic Grimm fairy tale of the children who encounter a witch in the forest, together with three similar tales from Russia, Italy, and the Philippines.


What you need to know about allergies / by Nancy Dickmann.
What you need to know about allergies /  by Nancy Dickmann.
This book looks at causes, symptoms, and treatments of allergies with real-life examples from kids who have experienced them--


Wacky baseball trivia : fun facts for every fan / by Matt Chandler.
Wacky baseball trivia : fun facts for every fan / by Matt Chandler.
Describes a variety of trivia facts about baseball--


Bioengineering : discover how nature inspires human designs with 25 projects / Christine Burillo-Kirch ; illustrated by Alexis Cornell.
Bioengineering : discover how nature inspires human designs with 25 projects / Christine Burillo-Kirch ; illustrated by Alexis Cornell.
Readers ages 9-12 explore the innovative engineering solutions that have come from the natural world around us, and use their own interactions with nature to inspire new designs. Includes science projects, glossary, resources, and index.


Explore light and optics! : with 25 great projects / Anita Yasuda, illustrated by Bryan Stone.
Explore light and optics! : with 25 great projects / Anita Yasuda, illustrated by Bryan Stone.
An introductory text in the field of optics. Readers ages 7-10 discover how light works, how it shapes our world, and why we depend on it for survival. Includes projects, glossary, index.


The world's fastest cars / Sean McCollum.
The world's fastest cars /  Sean McCollum.
Supercars, race cars, and sports cars all have blazing speed. How do they go so fast?


Grow! Raise! Catch! : how we get our food / by Shelley Rotner.
Grow! Raise! Catch! : how we get our food / by Shelley Rotner.
A lively and informative look at how we get our food, and the people who produce it.


Mind-boggling numbers / by Michael J. Rosen ; [illustrated by Julia Patton].
Mind-boggling numbers /  by Michael J. Rosen ; [illustrated by Julia Patton].
This book presents a series of goofy questions that will help kids understand various mind-boggling math concepts.--


Reptiles & amphibians : a close-up photographic look inside your world / written by Heidi Fiedler.
Reptiles & amphibians : a close-up photographic look inside your world / written by Heidi Fiedler.
Explores all things cold-blooded, pairing extreme, hyper-detailed images of scaly skin, snake eyes, and webbed feeet with fun facts, activities, and brainteasers.


A year of slumber parties : 12 months of celebrations for you & your friends / by Aubre Andrus ; illustrated by Eva Byrne.
A year of slumber parties : 12 months of celebrations for you & your friends / by Aubre Andrus ; illustrated by Eva Byrne.
Here's a dreamy party for every month of the year, complete with decorating ideas, fun games and crafts, yummy recipes, and more.


Next round : a young athlete's journey to gold / John Spray.
Next round : a young athlete's journey to gold / John Spray.
Arthur Biyarslanov's journey to competitive boxing has been full of obstacles. As a young Muslim refugee, he fled with his family from Chechnya and eventually landed in Toronto where he became the Chechen Wolf, a school-aged soccer star. A broken leg interrupted his soccer career and he took up boxing, only to find that it was his greatest love. Now a gold medal winner at the 2015 Pan Am Games, the talented boxer will be on a quest for the ultimate gold medal at the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.--Page [4] of cover.


Picture this : how pictures work / Molly Bang.
Picture this : how pictures work / Molly Bang.


Smithsonian children's illustrated atlas / writer and consultant, Andrew Brooks ; illustrators, Maltings Partnership, Daniel Long.
Smithsonian children's illustrated atlas /  writer and consultant, Andrew Brooks ; illustrators, Maltings Partnership, Daniel Long.


The million stories of Marco Polo / Michael J. Rosen.
The million stories of Marco Polo /  Michael J. Rosen.
Among the millions of stories ever told, the tales of the legendary explorer Marco Polo are the most renowned. Listen as an old-time scribe tells his curious young neighbor about stories that are worth remembering--Provided by publisher--


No way...way! : stinky, sticky, sneaky stuff / by Tracey West ; illustrations by Luke Flowers.
No way...way! : stinky, sticky, sneaky stuff / by Tracey West ; illustrations by Luke Flowers.
300 fun facts about things that are stinky, sticky, or sneaky.


P is for president / by Wendy Cheyette Lewison ; illustrated by Valerio Fabbretti.
P is for president /  by Wendy Cheyette Lewison ; illustrated by Valerio Fabbretti.
Being President of the United States is a big job -- the biggest job in all of America! Follow the president as he (or she) campaigns, runs, moves into the White House, and works to fix problems. Learn about historically significant presidents along the way, and see what it takes to be president--


The Navajo code talkers / by J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrated by Gary Kelley.
The Navajo code talkers /  by J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrated by Gary Kelley.
Amidst a complicated history of mistreatment by and distrust of the American government, the Navajo people--especially bilingual code talkers--helped the Allies win World War II--


Inspiring Zentangle projects / Jane Marbaix.
Inspiring Zentangle projects /  Jane Marbaix.
Zentangle designs are used in a variety of craft projects.


Stellar style : create your own unique Starland-inspired hair and accessories / author: Cynthia Littlefield, Kristjana Jochumsen, Olafur Gunnar Gudlaugsson.
Stellar style : create your own unique Starland-inspired hair and accessories / author: Cynthia Littlefield, Kristjana Jochumsen, Olafur Gunnar Gudlaugsson.
The Star Darlings of Starland are hard at work making all of our wishes come true! With this delightful book in hand, you will be able to duplicate their unique looks with fantastic hairstyles, great styling tips, and fun instructions for creating your very own Star Darling inspired jewellery. Do you love Sages unusual style or Libbys glamorous presence or are you more a fan of Leona, Scarlet, or Vega? Whichever you prefer, this amazing book helps you dress like your favorite Star Darling and aspire to make your own wishes come true!--Page [4] cover.


Soaring the skies : Superman and the science of flight / by Tammy Enz.
Soaring the skies : Superman and the science of flight / by Tammy Enz.
Explores the real-world science and engineering related to Superman's ability to fly--


Circles / by David A. Adler ; illustrated by Edward Miller.
Circles /  by David A. Adler ; illustrated by Edward Miller.
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--


Miss Colfax's Light / Aimée Bissonette and illustrated by Eileen Ryan Ewen.
Miss Colfax's Light /  Aimée Bissonette and illustrated by Eileen Ryan Ewen.
In 1861, at the age of 37, Harriet Colfax became the lighthouse keeper for the Michigan City Lighthouse off Lake Michigan. For 43 years, until the age of 80, Harriet kept her light burning, through storms, harsh winters, and changes in technology. This true story includes excerpts from her actual log.--Provided by the publisher.


23 ways to be an eco hero : a step-by-step guide to creative ways you can save the world.
23 ways to be an eco hero : a step-by-step guide to creative ways you can save the world.
Packed full of step-by-step projects, this is the perfect book for crafty kids eager yo reuse, recycle, and do their bit for the environment. With a mixture of simple and challenging projects, readers can learn how to create new objects from scrap materials, make their homes more eco-friendly, and turn even the smallest outdoor space into a wildlife haven. --cover.


Behind the wheel of a dirt bike / by Alex Monnig.
Behind the wheel of a dirt bike /  by Alex Monnig.


Behind the wheel of a dragster / by Alex Monnig.
Behind the wheel of a dragster /  by Alex Monnig.
Through narrative nonfiction text, readers go behind the wheel and experience the breathtaking acceleration of a dragster.--Publisher's website.


Behind the Wheel of a Monster Truck / by Alex Monnig.
Behind the Wheel of a Monster Truck /  by Alex Monnig.
Step inside the world of monster truck racing : feel the excitement, learn the history and race to the finish!~Through narrative nonfiction text, readers go behind the wheel of a monster truck and experience what it is like to race, crush cars, and do tricks. Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents, fact-filled captions and callouts, sources for further research, a selected bibliography, a glossary, and an introduction to the author.


Behind the wheel of a sportbike / by Alex Monnig.
Behind the wheel of a sportbike /  by Alex Monnig.
Through narrative nonfiction text, readers go behind the wheel of a speedy, nimble sportbike.--Publisher's website.


Behind the wheel of a sports car / by Alex Monnig.
Behind the wheel of a sports car /  by Alex Monnig.
Through narrative nonfiction text, readers go behind the wheel and settle in for a long endurance race in a state-of-the-art sports car.--Publisher's website.


Behind the wheel of a stock car / by Beth Bence Reinke.
Behind the wheel of a stock car /  by Beth Bence Reinke.
Through narrative nonfiction text, readers go behind the wheel of a stock car and experience what it's like to race inches apart from other high-speed vehicles.--Publisher's website.


Behind the wheel of an Indy car / by Alex Monnig.
Behind the wheel of an Indy car /  by Alex Monnig.


 

 

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