by Taylor, Sonya Renee J613.0424 TAYLOR

Celebrate Your Body (and Its Changes, Too!)

Discusses the physical changes that girls undergo during puberty, along with advice on maintaining good health and dealing with emotions and relationships with friends.…

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by Mulder, Michelle J712 MULDER

Going Wild : Helping Nature Thrive In Cities

Part of the nonfiction Orca Footprints series for middle readers, illustrated with many color photographs. Readers will find out what urban rewilding is and how it can make our lives (and our planet) safer and healthier.…

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by Nobleman, Marc Tyler J398.45 NOBLEMA

Fairy Spell : How Two Girls Convinced The World That Fairies Are Real

The true story of British cousins who fooled the world for more than 60 years with a remarkable hoax: photographs of real fairies. Exquisitely illustrated with art by Eliza Wheeler as well as the original photos taken by the girls.…

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by Bisantz, Kate JB SELENA BISANTZ
by Chopra, Mallika. J158.1208 CHOPRA

Just Breathe : Meditation, Mindfulness, Movement, And More

A meditation guide for teens offers specific mindfulness exercises to help deal with day-to-day challenges and includes tips to lead a happier, healthier, and more connected life.…

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by Dawson, Eric David J303.66 DAWSON

Putting Peace First : 7 Commitments To Change The World

"Seven strategies that children can use to make an impact in their communities and promote peace and tolerance"--…

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J503 SCIENCE

Science : A Visual Encyclopedia.

"Discusses key concepts in biology, physics, chemistry, and other scientific fields, and includes fast fact boxes, images and diagrams, and information about key scientists and their work."--…

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by Steele, Philip J948.022 STEELE

Vikings

Discusses Vikings and their history, including how they lived, the gods they worshipped, and what they believed about the afterlife.…

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by Sparrow, Giles J523.1 SPARROW

Universe

Explores the stars, galaxies, planets, and other phenomena in the universe, and describes the history of human space exploration.…

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by Heinecke, Liz Lee J745.5083 HEINECK

Star Wars Maker Lab

Offers young Star Wars fans projects and experiments inspired by the Star Wars universe, including instructions on making Jabba slime, Kyber crystals, and an Ewok catapult.…

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by Hopkins, Lee Bennett J811.6 HOPKINS

A Bunch Of Punctuation

A collection of humorous poems about the functions of different punctuation marks.…

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by Jarrow, Gail J791.4472 JARROW

Spooked! : How A Radio Broadcast And The War Of The Worlds Sparked The 1938 Invasion Of America

Describes the panic induced when listeners believed Orson Welles' radio broadcast of "The War of the Worlds" to be news of an alien invasion, discussing the context in which the broadcast was aired and why it was so convincing.…

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by Lynch, Dan R. J552.0075 LYNCH

Rock Collecting For Kids : An Introduction To Geology

With this book, you'll experience the excitement of finding, collecting, and identifying rocks and minerals.…

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by Muhammad, Ibtihaj JB MUHAMMAD MUHAMMA
by Osborne, Mary Pope J976.4 OSBORNE

Texas : A Nonfiction Companion To Magic Tree House #30: Hurricane Heroes In Texas

"A history of the state of Texas including the Galveston hurricane of 1900"--…

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by Schmermund, Elizabeth. J720.483 SCHMERM

Skyscrapers! : With 25 Science Projects For Kids

Learn about the principles of engineering that are used in building skyscrapers, as well as the history of tall buildings and answer the burning question of how do skyscrapers stay standing?…

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by Smith, Sherri L. J940.5449 SMITH
by Socha, Piotr J595.799 SOCHA
by Thimmesh, Catherine J599.789 THIMMES

Camp Panda : Helping Cubs Return To The Wild

From the Sibert medal winning author of TEAM MOON and the bestselling GIRLS THINK OF EVERYTHING comes a riveting, timely account of panda conservation efforts in China, perfect for budding environmentalists and activists.…

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by Hirsch, Rebecca E. J595.789 HIRSCH

The Monarchs Are Missing : A Butterfly Mystery

Monarch butterfly populations have been declining for the last two decades, and scientists aren't sure why. This book takes readers on a quest to discover what is happening and what scientists know. --…

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by Grandin, Temple J507.8 GRANDIN

Calling All Minds

"Temple Grandin explores how to experiment and how to think about science for young readers."--…

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by Knight, Philip H. JB KNIGHT KNIGHT

Shoe Dog : A Memoir By The Creator Of Nike ; Young Readers Edition

"Phil Knight opens up about how he went from being a track star at an Oregon high school to the founder of Nike"--…

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by Crossley-Holland, Kevin J293.13 CROSSLE

Norse Myths : Tales Of Odin, Thor, And Loki

Long-recognized master of Norse mythology Kevin Crossley-Holland pairs with award-winning artist Jeffrey Alan Love for an exceptional look at the Viking gods.…

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by Lepora, Nathan J629.8924 LEPORA

Robots

Explores how robots function and are made, looking at their computing components and how engineers design them with specific capabilities.…

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by Hodge, Susie J700.3 HODGE

The Arts : A Visual Encyclopedia

"Full of stunning images and amazing facts, The Arts: a Visual Encyclopedia is the essential guide to painting, sculpture, photography, music, and dance."--Back cover.…

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by Drake, Jane J639.9 DRAKE

Rewilding : Giving Nature A Second Chance

"A comprehensive look at the environmental movement of rewilding whereby habitats are restored to their natural states and native plants and animals are reintroduced to these habitats around the world."--…

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by Ellwood, Nancy J597.3 ELLWOOD

Sharkpedia

Through hundreds of photographs, diagrams, maps, and illustrations, readers will learn where sharks lurk, what they eat, and why they do what they do, as well as hear from scientists and shark-attack survivors.…

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by Fabiny, Sarah JB CASTRO FABINY

Who Was Fidel Castro?

Describes the life of the man who ruled Cuba from 1959-2016, after leading a successful revolution overthrowing Batista's government and establishing a Communist regime in its place.…

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by Gantos, Jack J808.02 GANTOS

Writing Radar : Using Your Journal To Snoop Out And Craft Great Stories

A Newbery Award-winning author instructs young writers on drawing from their everyday lives to craft great stories, providing tips, illustrations, and sample stories.…

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by Jackson, Tom J546 JACKSON

The Elements Book : A Visual Encyclopedia Of The Periodic Table

Profiles every element on the periodic table and describes their properties, when they were discovered, and how they are used in household materials.…

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by Keating, Jess J591.6 KEATING

What Makes A Monster? : Discovering The World's Scariest Creatures

"An informative introduction to nature's scariest creatures, exploring why some animals are considered 'monsters.'"--…

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by O'Connor, Jim J781.66 OCONNOR

What Is Rock And Roll?

Looks at the history of rock music, its different styles, and its impact on a generation.…

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by Rubin, Susan Goldman J746.4609 RUBIN

The Quilts Of Gee's Bend

Explores the history and culture of a group of African American quilters from Gee's Bend, Alabama, offering details on the community and their traditions.…

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by Slingerland, Janet J530.078 SLINGER

Explore Atoms And Molecules!

Learn about atoms and molecules and how they connect with each other to form everything there is.…

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by Sylvester, Kevin J796.323 SYLVEST

Basketballogy : Supercool Facts You Never Knew

Presents interesting facts about the game of basketball, from how the color barrier was breached, to the rise of women's basketball, to the innovations that have made the game accessible to disabled athletes.…

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by Wallace, Sandra Neil. J910.9163 WALLACE

Bound By Ice : A True North Pole Survival Story

Recounts George W. De Long's expedition to reach the North Pole.…

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by Williams, Brian J940.3 WILLIAM

World War I

Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the end of WWI, discusses the build-up to the war, along with battles, history, technology, and more. Fun facts, amazing pictures, quizzes.…

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by Yoe, Craig J818.602 YOE

LOL: A Load Of Laughs And Jokes For Kids

"What do you get when you cross a wacky, jam-packed joke book with a kid who loves to LOL? A load of laughs and jokes for kids in this perfect book for young comedians!"--…

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by Baker, Kate J591.77 BAKER

Secrets Of The Sea

Traveling from the rock pools of the shoreline to the deepest depths of the ocean, a blending of illustrations and facts about marine animals provides an introduction to some of the ocean's rarely seen creatures.…

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by Buckley, James JB PELE BUCKLEY

Who Is PelÔe?

Presents the life of the soccer star, discussing his childhood in Brazil, his relationship with his father, who taught him the sport, his role on the first Brazilian team to win the World Cup, and scoring his thousandth goal.…

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by Carney, Elizabeth J636.7002 CARNEY

Woof! : 100 Fun Facts About Dogs

"Facts, pictures and information about dogs for young children"--…

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by Hornby, Hugh J796.334 HORNBY

Soccer

Examines all aspects of the game of soccer, including its history, rules, soccer skills, tactics, equipment, famous players, and playing fields.…

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by Dorling Kindersley Limited J550.3 DORLING
J612.003 FIRST

First Human Body Encyclopedia.

An illustrated introduction to the human body and how it works covers such topics as muscles, skeleton and bones, the brain and senses, skin, digestion, reproduction, and communication.…

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by Gifford, Clive J629.892 GIFFORD
by Gormley, Beatrice JB FRANCIS GORMLEY

Pope Francis : The People's Pope

A real-life story of Pope Francis, the 'People's Pope' and 266th leader of the Roman Catholic Church.…

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by Hutto, Joe J598.645 HUTTO

When I Was A Turkey : Based On The Emmy Award-winning PBS Documentary My Life As A Turkey

When I Was a Turkey is a middle-grade adaptation of the remarkable true story of a naturalist who raised a flock of wild turkeys using imprinting.…

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by Jones, Kari J658.408 JONES

A Fair Deal : Shopping For Social Justice

"This nonfiction book in the Orca Footprints series, illustrated with color photographs throughout, looks at trade from the perspective of making it fair for all people."--…

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by Lawrence, Sandra J305.4092 LAWRENC

Anthology Of Amazing Women : Trailblazers Who Dared To Be Different

From Aud the Deep-Minded to Malala Yousafzai, this beautifully illustrated collection introduces 50 diverse women who have pushed the boundaries of human excellence and endeavor to a new generation.…

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by Mullenbach, Cheryl J940.5429 MULLENB

Torpedoed! : A World War II Story Of A Sinking Passenger Ship And Two Children's Survival At Sea

Recreates the events surrounding the attack by a German U-boat on the Athenia in 1939 through firsthand accounts and interviews with survivors.…

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J031.02 WEIRD

Weird But True! 9 : 300 Outrageous Facts.

Offers a collection of true facts about animals, food, science, pop culture, outer space, geography, and weather.…

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by Newquist, H. P. J629.0409 NEWQUIS

From Here To There : The Story Of How We Transport Ourselves And Everything Else

"A history of transportation from primitive technology to driverless cars."--Provided by publisher.…

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by Pinkney, Andrea Davis J811.6 PINKNEY

Martin Rising : Requiem For A King

In a rich embroidery of visions, musical cadence, and deep emotion, Andrea and Brian Pinkney convey the final months of Martin Luther King's life -- and of his assassination -- through metaphor, spirituality, and multilayers of meaning.…

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by Stine, Megan J996.18 STINE

Where Is Easter Island?

Describes Easter Island and tell how people first came to live there and discusses how they built the enormous statues and why.…

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by Williams, Brian J940.53 WILLIAM
by Yasuda, Anita J398.2095 YASUDA

Explore Ancient Chinese Myths!

Explores ancient Chinese mythology through twenty-five projects, including making mooncakes, writing in Chinese, and designing a New Year's story board game.…

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