by Weatherford, Carole Boston E782.4216 WEATHER

The Roots Of Rap : 16 Bars On The 4 Pillars Of Hip-hop

Presents the history of hip-hop including how it evolved from folktales, spirituals, and poetry, to the showmanship of James Brown, to the culture of graffiti art and breakdancing that formed around the art form.…

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by KÞonnecke, Ole E796 KONNECK

Sports Are Fantastic Fun!

"Experience the highs and lows in this collection of sports from around the world for armchair players, small and big."--Back cover.…

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by Churnin, Nancy EB BERLIN CHURNIN

Irving Berlin : The Immigrant Boy Who Made America Sing

Describes the life of the famous composer, who immigrated to the United States at age five and became inspired by the rhythms of jazz and blues in his new home.…

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by Desmond, Jenni E599.67 DESMOND
by Easton, Emily E323 EASTON

Enough! : 20 Protesters Who Changed America

Nonfiction picture book briefly introduces twenty protesters, including Cesar Chavez, Dolores Huerta, Tommie Smith, Ruby Bridges, and America Ferrera. Back matter gives additional biographical details on each featured protester.…

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by Fishman, Seth E510.2 FISHMAN

A Hundred Billion Trillion Stars

"A look at the numbers that surround us, big and small, on earth and in outer space."--…

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by Kelley, Kitty EB KING KELLEY

Martin's Dream Day

Recounts Martin Luther King Jr.'s iconic "I Have a Dream" speech during the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, describing the hardships and triumphs King encountered along his journey.…

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by Kimmelman, Leslie EB BERLIN KIMMELM
by Lord, Cynthia E632.6932 LORD

Borrowing Bunnies : A Surprising True Tale Of Fostering Rabbits

"From Newbery Honor author, Cynthia Lord, comes the heartwarming true story of the author's own journey in fostering two amazing bunnies, illustrated with photos and drawings"--…

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by Wick, Walter J535 WICK

A Ray Of Light : A Book Of Science And Wonder

Introduces light, discussing what it is made of, incandescence, light waves, and the color spectrum.…

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by Hoopmann, Kathy E618.9285 HOOPMAN
by Sanders, Rob EB MILK SANDERS

Pride : The Story Of Harvey Milk And The Rainbow Flag

Traces the life of the Gay Pride Flag, from its beginnings with social activist Harvey Milk and designer Gilbert Baker to its spanning of the globe and its role in today's world.…

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by Buller, Laura E599.757 BULLER

The Lion's Tale

An introduction to lions discusses where they live, how they hunt, and how they take care of their young.…

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by Gibbons, Gail E567.9 GIBBONS
by Glaser, Linda EB LAZARUS GLASER

Emma's Poem : The Voice Of The Statue Of Liberty

The story of Emma Lazarus, who, despite her life of privilege, became a tireless advocate for the immigrants who arrived in New York City in the 1880s and wrote a famous poem for the Statue of Liberty.…

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by Hale, Christy E551 HALE

Water Land : Land And Water Forms Around The World

Based on Montessori teachings, die-cut pages identify and contrast types of water bodies and their corresponding land masses to help young readers understand how connected the earth and the water really are.…

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by Halfmann, Janet EB GRANDERSO HALFMAN

Midnight Teacher : Lilly Ann Granderson And Her Secret School

"The life of Lilly Ann Granderson, an enslaved teacher who strongly believed in the power of education and risked her life to teach others during slavery. Includes afterword and sources"--…

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by Jenkins, Steve E591.47 JENKINS

Stinkiest! : 20 Smelly Animals

Describes the odors that some animals have developed to stay safe and thrive in their environments, including the striped skunk, the bombardier beetle, and the honey badger.…

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by Jones, Carrie EB BERG JONES

The Spy Who Played Baseball

"Biography of Major League Baseball catcher and coach who was a spy for the Office of Strategic Services during World War II"--Provided by publisher.…

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by Kelly, Irene E597.89 KELLY
by Lendroth, Susan E629.4553 LENDROT

Hey-ho, To Mars We'll Go! : A Space-age Version Of "the Farmer In The Dell"

A Mars themed version of "The Farmer in the Dell," is paired with factual information about the exploration of Mars.…

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by Manley, Curtis E523.4 MANLEY

Just Right : Searching For The Goldilocks Planet

Follow a young girl as she explores questions about the wondrous search for another Goldilocks planet.…

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by Martin, Marc E030 MARTIN
by Raschka, Christopher E227.06 RASCHKA

Paul Writes (a Letter)

Introduces the Apostle Paul, an early missionary of Christianity, and examines his writings to his friends on how to live a good life.…

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by Rosenstock, Barb EB CHAND ROSENST

The Secret Kingdom : Nek Chand, A Changing India, And A Hidden World Of Art

The incredible story of the world's largest visionary environment: the Rock Garden of Chandigarh, kept secret by outsider artist Nek Chand for fifteen years.…

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by Sayre, April Pulley E598.8721 SAYRE

Warbler Wave

"A photographic exploration of warbler behavior and migration"--…

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by Stewart, Melissa E581.467 STEWART
by Talbott, Hudson EB COLE TALBOTT

Picturing America : Thomas Cole And The Birth Of American Art

"The story of artist Thomas Cole, founder of America's first formal art movement: the Hudson River school of painting"--…

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by Teckentrup, Britta E551.5 TECKENT
by Weider, Shoshana E629.454 WEIDER

Moon Landings

Describes the Apollo spacecraft missions to the Moon, detailing each mission's voyage, the astronauts of the Apollo program, and what it takes to be an astronaut.…

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by Winter, Jonah EB PRESLEY WINTER

Elvis Is King!

Presents the life and legacy of Elvis, from his birth in Mississippi through his music career, his time in the army, his marriage, and his induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.…

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by Bauer, Marion Dane E523.18 BAUER
by Montgomery, Sy E594.5609 MONTGOM

Inky's Amazing Escape : How A Very Smart Octopus Found His Way Home

"The story of how in April 2016, Inky the octopus escaped from the New Zealand aquarium and became an international sensation."--…

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by Gillibrand, Kirsten E324.623 GILLIBR

Bold & Brave : Ten Heroes Who Won Women The Right To Vote

Profiles ten women who fought hard to gain the right to vote in the United States, including Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony, Sojourner Truth, and Inez Milholland.…

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by Sayre, April Pulley E599.36 SAYRE
by Barton, Chris EB JORDAN BARTON

What Do You Do With A Voice Like That? : The Story Of Extraordinary Congresswoman Barbara Jordan

"A picture book of lawyer, politician, and civil rights leader Barbara Jordan."--Provided by publisher.…

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by Lamothe, Matt E305.23 LAMOTHE

This Is How We Do It : One Day In The Lives Of Seven Kids From Around The World

Follows the daily lives of seven children from around the world, including such places as Japan, India, Uganda, and Italy, and discusses how schools, meals, and play can be different or similar in different places in the world.…

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by Kregenow, Julia E523.8 KREGENO

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star, I Know Exactly What You Are

Two siblings going to bed describe what stars really are--giant balls of hot, dense gas millions of miles from the Earth--in a book that examines constellations, atmospheric turbulence, and black holes.…

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by Fox, Janet S. E551.0978 FOX

Volcano Dreams : A Story Of Yellowstone

In lyrical prose and luminous paintings, readers tour the Yellowstone supervolcano and the animals who now take refuge there.…

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by Robertson, Joanne E304.2097 ROBERTS
by Eggers, Dave E323.65 EGGERS

What Can A Citizen Do?

Rhyming text explores citizenship, showing readers how seemingly unrelated actions, such as planting a tree or joining a cause can create a community.…

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