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Pass go and collect $200 : the real story of how Monopoly was invented / Tanya Lee Stone ; illustrations by Steven Salerno.

Pass go and collect $200 : the real story of how Monopoly was invented / Tanya Lee Stone ; illustrations by Steven Salerno.
A nonfiction picture book history of Monopoly, one of the world's most famous games --


Minecraft : guide to : PVP minigames / written by Stephanie Milton and Craig Jelley ; illustrations by Ryan Marsh, Joe Bolder & Sam Ross.

Minecraft : guide to : PVP minigames / written by Stephanie Milton and Craig Jelley ; illustrations by Ryan Marsh, Joe Bolder & Sam Ross.
Offers minecrafters a guide on how to create and play player-versus-player minigames in Minecraft.


Letters from New York : making pictures with the A-B-C / Maree Coote.

Letters from New York : making pictures with the A-B-C / Maree Coote.
An introduction to typographic design for children of all ages. Letters From New York encourages letter recognition, observation, spelling and design skills -- cover [page 4].


Sisters and champions : the story of Venus and Serena Williams / Howard Bryant ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper.

Sisters and champions : the story of Venus and Serena Williams / Howard Bryant ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper.
An inspiring picture book sports biography about two of the greatest female tennis players of all-time, outsiders who just happen to be sisters--~An inspiring picture book sports biography about two of the greatest female tennis players of all-time, outsiders who just happen to be sisters. Everyone knows the names Venus & Serena Williams. They've become synonymous with championships, hard work, and with shaking up the tennis world. This picture book, by an award-winning sports journalist who knows the Williams family personally, details the sisters' journey from a barely-there tennis court in Compton, CA, to becoming the #1 ranked women in the sport of tennis--


JoJo loves BowBow / JoJo Siwa.

JoJo loves BowBow /  JoJo Siwa.
What do JoJo and BowBow like to do when they're off camera and relaxing at home? Thus duo is dedicated to sparkles, bows, cupcakes, and everything cute! Never-before-seen shots of BowBow and JoJo--plus exclusive JoJo quotes--offer readers an up-close-and-personal peek into the famous pair's daily lives in Los Angeles, where stars--and doggie divas--are born. -- Back cover.


First Earth encyclopedia.

First Earth encyclopedia.
Covering the essential curriculum areas of human geography, physical geography, geology, and ecology, First Earth Encyclopedia is a comprehensive introduction to the world around us. The engaging style of DK's First Reference series is applied to such topics as where and how people live, how to use maps, weather, world environments, and the changing climate -- inspiring younger readers to think about their own place in the world. -- Provided by publisher.


The everything book of cats & kittens.

The everything book of cats & kittens.
Discover the world of cats in this guide to our favorite fluffy friends. Find out what meowing and purring really mean. Then learn how to keep your pet healthy and happy with lots of cat care tips. There are more than 40 breeds to meet, from fluffy Persians to silky Bengals. Which one would you choose? -- Back cover.


The everything book of dogs & puppies.

The everything book of dogs & puppies.
Discover the world of dogs in this guide to our favorite furry friends. Find out what barking and tail wagging really mean. Then learn how to keep your pet healthy and happy with lots of dog care tips. There are more than 40 breeds to meet, from fluffy Poodles to spotted Dalmatians. Which one would you choose? -- Back cover.


Junior maker.

Junior maker.
Offers instructions for interactive activities, crafts, and experiments designed to supplement what young readers learn in school, including creating marshmallow constellations, a lion mosaic, and fizzing balloons.


LEGO DC super heroes ultimate quiz book : 1000 brain-busting questions! / written by Melanie Scott.

LEGO DC super heroes ultimate quiz book : 1000 brain-busting questions! / written by Melanie Scott.


Blast back! by Nancy Ohlin ; illustrated by Roger Simo.

Blast back!  by Nancy Ohlin ; illustrated by Roger Simo.
Presents information about Pearl Harbor covering everything from the history of WWII to the details of the attack.


Coding games in Python / Carol Vorderman MBE, Craig Steele, Dr. Claire Quigley, Daniel McCafferty, Dr. Martin Goodfellow.

Coding games in Python /  Carol Vorderman MBE, Craig Steele, Dr. Claire Quigley, Daniel McCafferty, Dr. Martin Goodfellow.
Presents an introduction to the Python programming language with illustrated steps for creating games, including puzzles, quizzes, and strategy games.


Thrilling thieves : liars, cheats, and cons who changed history / Brianna DuMont.

Thrilling thieves : liars, cheats, and cons who changed history / Brianna DuMont.
What do Mother Theresa, Honest Abe, and Mahatma Gandhi have in common? They're all too good for this book, that's what. Sure, you'll find some familiar faces like Queen Elizabeth I and Thomas Edison in here, but you'll learn that behind their angelic smiles were cunning con artists who stole their way to gold and greatness. Follow the trail of twelve trouble-makers to learn what really made the Mona Lisa the most iconic painting in the world, meet the most powerful pirate from history (it's probably not who you're expecting), and watch empires rise and fall with the theft of a simple tea plant. Turns out our world owes a lot to those who dabble on the dark side. If you're not scared of crooks and criminals, take a peek at this new side of history. -- dust jacket.


Women's suffrage / by Nancy Ohlin ; illustrated by Roger Simó.

Women's suffrage /  by Nancy Ohlin ; illustrated by Roger Simó.
When people think about the women's suffrage movement, things like voting rights and protests may come to mind. But what was the movement all about, and what social change did it bring? This engaging nonfiction book, complete with black-and-white interior illustrations, will make readers feel like they've traveled back in time. It covers everything from the history of women's rights in the U.S. to women's suffrage movements across the world, and more. Find out interesting, little-known facts such as how the suffragists were the first people to ever picket the White House and how the nineteenth amendment granting women the right to vote passed by only one vote when a legislator changed his vote to yes after receiving a letter from his mother telling him to do the right thing. The unique details, along with the clever interior illustrations, make this series stand out from the competition--~Blast back to the past and learn all about the women's suffrage movement. When people think about the women's suffrage movement, things like voting rights and protests may come to mind. But what was the movement all about, and what social change did it bring? This engaging nonfiction book, complete with black-and-white interior illustrations, will make readers feel like they've traveled back in time. It covers everything from the history of women's rights in the U.S. to women's suffrage movements across the world, and more. Find out interesting, little-known facts such as how the suffragists were the first people to ever picket the White House and how the nineteenth amendment granting women the right to vote passed by only one vote when a legislator changed his vote to yes after receiving a letter from his mother telling him to do the right thing. The unique details, along with the clever interior illustrations, make this series stand out from the competition--


Shakespeare / edited by Marguerite Tassi, PhD ; illustrated by Mercè López.

Shakespeare /  edited by Marguerite Tassi, PhD ; illustrated by Mercè López.
A collection of thirty-one of playwright and poet William Shakespeare's most famous verses, sonnets and speeches.


Drawing cute with Katie Cook : 200+ lessons for drawing super adorable stuff / Katie Cook.

Drawing cute with Katie Cook : 200+ lessons for drawing super adorable stuff / Katie Cook.
Master of cute, Katie Cook, teaches you how to draw everything adorable in her first tutorial book with quick and easy-to-follow step-by-step lessons. All you need is a pencil and paper...or a napkin or a wall, depending on how confident you are in your drawing ability. Learn how to turn curvy blobs, shapes and squiggles into more than 200 different things, including fuzzy animals, cute food and inanimate objects like yarns balls, luggage and a toaster. Add nubbins, swishy bits, and little smiley faces to anything and everything to transform it into something really, really cute.


Champions of men's soccer / Ann Killion.

Champions of men's soccer /  Ann Killion.
From fields all across the United States to the streets of South America to pitches in Europe and Asia, the global passion and love for soccer knows no borders. It is simply the most popular sport in the world. Giants of the game like Cristiano Ronaldo, Tim Howard, and Lionel Messi have become international celebrities and role models to young fans across the globe. And as soccer continues to expand in America, with the growth of leagues like Major League Soccer and the rise in popularity of the US Men's Olympic team, there's no doubt that it's the fastest-growing sport in the United States.Featuring Top Ten Lists and stunning photos of history-making moments, this comprehensive men's pro soccer collection catalogs the greatest international players such as Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, and Pelé; the greatest Americans, including Tim Howard, Landon Donovan, and Clint Dempsey; the future class of superstars; and the most thrilling World Cup and Olympic matches. Here is the ultimate guide to men's soccer for young sports fans.


First human body encyclopedia.

First human body encyclopedia.
What's going on inside your insides? From the skeleton to muscles and blood flow and respiration, kids can discover how all parts of the human body fit and work together. Readers can answer quiz questions to make learning interactive and fun, and try out prompted activities to learn even more. This book also includes information on sleep, going to the doctor and dentist, and body language. A glossary at the back of the book highlights key words to enhance retention. -- Provided by publisher.


Human body : a visual encyclopedia / authors: Richard Walker, John Woodward, Shaila Brown, Ben Morgan.

Human body : a visual encyclopedia / authors: Richard Walker, John Woodward, Shaila Brown, Ben Morgan.
Presents comprehensive information on the human body, covering such topics as the musculoskeletal system, immunology, digestion and nutrition, the human life cycle, the nervous system, and the respiratory system.


Water / Subhash Vyam with Gita Wolf.

Water /  Subhash Vyam with Gita Wolf.
After migrating to the city and seeing its immense water needs, the author uses an ancient fable to build a case for making a mindful pact with the natural world in order for all to survive with dignity.


Favorite children's stories from China & Tibet / by Lotta Carswell Hume ; illustrated by Lo Koon-chiu.

Favorite children's stories from China & Tibet /  by Lotta Carswell Hume ; illustrated by Lo Koon-chiu.
Collects popular Asian folk tales including How the Cock Got His Red Crown, The Tower That Reached from Earth to Heaven, and The Tiger in Court.


Flowers / Gail Gibbons.

Flowers /  Gail Gibbons.
Introduces flowers, describing the different types, life cycle, pollination, blooming seasons, and requirements for planting and caring for a flower garden.


Light waves / David A. Adler ; illustrated by Anna Raff.

Light waves /  David A. Adler ; illustrated by Anna Raff.
An introduction to the physics of light for young readers, with an overview of photons, transparency, the electromagnetic spectrum, and the mechanics of reflection--


Dogs, cats, and dung beetles / Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot.

Dogs, cats, and dung beetles /  Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot.
Presents a treasury of facts and trivia about animals, including dogs, cats, birds, and reptiles.


Dinosaurs, dodos, and woolly mammoths / Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot.

Dinosaurs, dodos, and woolly mammoths /  Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot.
Presents a treasury of facts and trivia about dinosaurs and other extinct animals.


Extreme records : the tallest, weirdest, fastest, coolest stuff on planet earth / Julie Beer and Michelle Harris.

Extreme records : the tallest, weirdest, fastest, coolest stuff on planet earth / Julie Beer and Michelle Harris.
A reference guide includes records and achievements made by humans, animals, and nature.


The American Heritage first dictionary / by the editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries.

The American Heritage first dictionary /  by the editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries.
A brand-new edition for 2019 of the award-winning First Dictionary for children in grades K-2, with more than 2,000 age-appropriate words. This edition is completely redesigned in a two-column format and features hundreds of new words, photographs, and drawings, as well as colored note boxes to help beginning readers build vocabulary, identify synonyms and antonyms, and recognize sound-alikes--


Inventions : a visual encyclopedia / [written by John Farndon [and 4 others]].

Inventions : a visual encyclopedia / [written by John Farndon [and 4 others]].
Packed with fascinating facts and awesome pictures, this book explores the greatest inventions and inventors through the ages.


How to be good at science, technology & engineering / [authors, Robert Dinwiddie, John Farndon, Clive Gifford, Derek Harvey, Peter Morris, Anne Rooney, Steve Setford ; illustrators, Acute Graphics, Sunita Gahir, Karen Morgan, Peter Radcliffe].

How to be good at science, technology & engineering /  [authors, Robert Dinwiddie, John Farndon, Clive Gifford, Derek Harvey, Peter Morris, Anne Rooney, Steve Setford ; illustrators, Acute Graphics, Sunita Gahir, Karen Morgan, Peter Radcliffe].
Little scientists will understand science in seconds with this essential homework-helping guide. Learn about everything from molecules and magnetism to rockets and radio waves and find out how a hot-air balloon rises, how erosion flattens mountains, how light waves zip through space, and how the human eye sees colours! With STEM (science, technology, engineering, and maths) subjects ever more important in today's technological world, How to be Good at Science, Technology, and Engineering is the perfect book to inspire and educate inquisitive young minds and prepare them for the future. This is the perfect homework guide for parents and their children, with all core curriculum areas of science included. Cool illustrations show the appliance of science in the real world: see how microchips, tractors, and suspension bridges work. Hands-on projects feature fun experiments to try at home or school: try polishing old coins in vinegar, or make an erupting volcano with baking soda.


All kinds of planes / a book by Carl Johanson.

All kinds of planes /  a book by Carl Johanson.
This partly true, partly fictitious book from the wonderfully wacky mind of Swedish illustrator Carl Johanson is a fantastic collection of planes and other zany forms of air transportation. From fighter jets, hot air balloons and hang gliders, to flying arks, abstract rockets and carrot planes, All Kinds of Planes is a playful mix of existing and imaginary that can be enjoyed by both children and adults.--Provided by publisher.


The Wright brothers : nose-diving into history / Erik Slader and Ben Thompson ; illustrations by Tim Foley.

The Wright brothers : nose-diving into history / Erik Slader and Ben Thompson ; illustrations by Tim Foley.
Describes the lives of the two American brothers who designed, built, and flew the first heavier-than-air aircraft to fly successfully, detailing the many mishaps and misadventures that preceded it.


 

 

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