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Come home soon : a first look at when a parent goes to war / Pat Thomas ; illustrated by Lesley Harker.

Come home soon : a first look at when a parent goes to war / Pat Thomas ; illustrated by Lesley Harker.
This reassuring picture book explores the issue of parents who are away from home while serving their country in the armed forces--Page 2 of cover.


Buried alive! : how 33 miners survived 69 days deep under the Chilean desert / Elaine Scott.

Buried alive! : how 33 miners survived 69 days deep under the Chilean desert / Elaine Scott.
Describes the 2010 mining accident in San José, Chile, in which thirty-three men became trapped underground for over sixty days, and details the rescue efforts and the worldwide media coverage of the event.


Night sky / Stephanie Warren Drimmer.

Night sky /  Stephanie Warren Drimmer.
Information about the stars in the sky for very young children--


Two truths and a lie : it's alive! / Ammi-Joan Paquette and Laurie Ann Thompson.

Two truths and a lie : it's alive! / Ammi-Joan Paquette and Laurie Ann Thompson.
Blends strange but true facts about the natural world with a handful of fictional accounts, challenging readers to discover which two out of every three stories are true.


A new school year : stories in six voices / Sally Derby ; illustrated by Mika Song.

A new school year : stories in six voices / Sally Derby ; illustrated by Mika Song.
Six children aged from kindergarten to the fifth grade share their excitement for the new school year, from meeting new teachers and friends to preparing to leave in the morning.


The girl who ran : Bobbi Gibb, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon / written by Frances Poletti & Kristina Yee ; illustrated by Susanna Chapman.

In 1966, the world believed it was impossible for a woman to run the Boston Marathon. Bobbi Gibb was determined to prove them wrong. She said she would do it, she wasn't a liar; she'd show them by running like the wind in the fire. -- back cover.


First words : English / illustrated by Andy Mansfield & Sebastien Iwohn.

First words : English / illustrated by Andy Mansfield & Sebastien Iwohn.


New bilingual visual dictionary. text by Sedat Turhan & Patricia Billings ; illustrated by Anna Martinez ; designed by Christangelos Seferadis.

New bilingual visual dictionary.  text by Sedat Turhan & Patricia Billings ; illustrated by Anna Martinez ; designed by Christangelos Seferadis.
Milet's New Bilingual Visual Dictionary series provides an entertaining way for children to learn words in two languages. The dictionary features useful, everyday words that will help learners to build their vocabulary. The words are grouped by subjects, so children can focus on one set of related words at a time. The text is large and easy to read, and the vector illustrations are colorful, detailed and highly realistic.


Magic tricks with coins, cards, and everyday objects / Jake Banfield.

Magic tricks with coins, cards, and everyday objects /  Jake Banfield.
Presents fifty magic tricks of varying levels of difficulty that can be performed with everyday objects instead of expensive props.


Curious about ice cream / by Bonnie Bader.

Curious about ice cream /  by Bonnie Bader.


No way . . . way! : USA / by Tracey West ; illustrations by Luke Flowers.

No way . . . way! : USA / by Tracey West ; illustrations by Luke Flowers.


Young Palestinians speak : living under occupation / Anthony Robinson & Annemarie Young ; with photography by Anthony Robinson.

Young Palestinians speak : living under occupation / Anthony Robinson & Annemarie Young ; with photography by Anthony Robinson.
An overview of the history of the Israel-Palestine conflict and interviews with Palestinian children living under occupation, presented as an educational resource for children ages 9 and up.


American Girl / by Sara Green.

American Girl /  by Sara Green.
Engaging images accompany information about American Girl. The combination of high-interest subject matter and narrative text is intended for students in grades 3 through 8--


Barbie / by Sara Green.

Barbie /  by Sara Green.
Engaging images accompany information about Barbie. The combination of high-interest subject matter and narrative text is intended for students in grades 3 through 8--


Lego / by Sara Green.

Lego /  by Sara Green.
Engaging images accompany information about Lego. The combination of high-interest subject matter and narrative text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7--


The ABCs of yoga for kids around the world / written by Teresa Anne Power ; illustrated by Kathleen Rietz.

The ABCs of yoga for kids around the world /  written by Teresa Anne Power ; illustrated by Kathleen Rietz.
The ABCs of Yoga for Kids around the World is a fun-filled tour of 29 countries, introducing kid-friendly, easy-to-learn yoga poses along the way. A follow-up to the bestselling The ABCs of Yoga for Kids and written in honor of International Kids Yoga Day, this book features beautiful illustrations, charming rhymes, and fun facts about this wonderful world in which we live.--


Minecraft / by Sara Green.

Minecraft /  by Sara Green.
Engaging images accompany information about Minecraft. The combination of high-interest subject matter and narrative text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7--


John Deere / by Sara Green.

John Deere /  by Sara Green.
Engaging images accompany information about John Deere. The combination of high-interest subject matter and narrative text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7--


The day the world went nuclear : dropping the atom bomb and the end of World War II in the Pacific / Bill O'Reilly.

The day the world went nuclear : dropping the atom bomb and the end of World War II in the Pacific / Bill O'Reilly.
Portrays the events of World War II in 1944, when escalating Pacific battles between the forces of General MacArthur and the Japanese army lead to the development of humanity's deadliest weapon and President Truman's impossible choice.


Around the world in a bathtub : bathing all over the globe / Wade Bradford ; illustrated by Micha Archer.

Around the world in a bathtub : bathing all over the globe / Wade Bradford ; illustrated by Micha Archer.
A look at bathtime around the world explores the many ways in which people bath.


Explorers, presidents, and toilets / Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot.

Explorers, presidents, and toilets /  Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot.
Presents a treasury of facts and stories from U.S. history, including that the word independence does not appear in the Declaration of Independence and that World War I soldiers used glowworms to help them see at night.


Space, humans, and farts / Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot.

Space, humans, and farts /  Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot.
A million hundred WeiRd facts about science and the universe! -- front cover.


Spacesuits / by James Buckley Jr.

Spacesuits /  by James Buckley Jr.


See ya later, calculator.

See ya later, calculator.
Cool math tricks that make complex concepts easier--


Visual guide to grammar and punctuation / written by Sheila Dignen.

Visual guide to grammar and punctuation /  written by Sheila Dignen.
A clear, precise, and comprehensive book that will give children the tools to build confidence in reading, writing, and comprehension through visual explanation.


Robots / Chris Oxlade.

Robots /  Chris Oxlade.
Kingfisher Readers are developed with literacy experts to span five levels, from Level 1 (beginning to read) to level 5 (reading fluently). Robots introduces children who can read alone with some help to these incredible inventions. It includes facts about different types of robots, such as automatons, humanoids, androids, drones, factory robots and domestic robots. Children will read about robots that have gone to space, robots that can play sports and robots that look a lot like people. See www.kingfisherreaders.com for series information--


 

 

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