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Martin, Claudia

Summary: Cooking a meat-free meal doesn't have to be complicated. In fact, it often provides opportunities to try things we may otherwise never have eaten. Readers will learn about tofu and tabbouleh, and all sorts of other fun ingredients and dishes that do not involve meat. Readers learn how to cook for a vegetarian, and learn tips for how to get enough protein into each dish. This book offers...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Enslow Publishing 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 641.5636 MAR

Berman, Kathleen Cornell

Summary: Explores the childhood and early career of the noted jazz trumpeter who gained fame performing at the first Newport Jazz Festival in 1955.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Page Street Kids 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 DAV

Gholz, Sophia M.

Summary: As a boy, Jadav Payeng was distressed by the destruction deforestation and erosion was causing on his island home in India's Brahmaputra River. So he began planting trees. What began as a small thicket of bamboo, grew over the years into 1,300 acre forest filled with native plants and animals. The Boy Who Grew a Forest tells the inspiring true story of Payeng--and reminds us all of the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 PAY

Nargi, Lela

Summary: Karl is an Abyssinian ground hornbill with a special challenge. His lower bill had broken off and made eating difficult. Karl did a great job of adapting and finding new ways to eat, but he wasn't getting all the food he needed. His zookeepers at the National Zoo and friends at the Smithsonian Institute wanted to help. Could an old bird skeleton and a 3-D printer give Karl a new beak? Karl's...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Editions, a Capstone Imprint 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 636.089 NAR

Berne, Jennifer

Summary: "A biography of famed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and awe-inspiring facts about our universe"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 TYS

Bestor, Sheri Mabry

Summary: Nonfiction picture book gives a scientific look at a dragonfly's life-cycle. Includes sidebars with additional facts.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.7 BES

Tanumihardja, Patricia

Summary: Take a trip around the world to see amazing islands that have formed on Earth.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 551.42 TAN

Tanumihardja, Patricia

Summary: Take a trip around the world to see amazing mountains that have formed on Earth.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 551.43 TAN

Troup, Roxanne

Summary: Presents information about waterfalls that have formed around the world, including Niagra Falls, Victoria Falls, and Angel Falls.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press, a Capstone imprint 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 551.48 TRO

Ringstad, Arnold.

Summary: "Introduces the process of photosynthesis. Readers will gain insight into how photosynthesis works and its effects"-- www.childsworld.com.

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Publisher / Publication Date: The Child's World 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 572.46 RIN

Hamilton, Sue L.

Summary: This title introduces readers to crickets. Different types of crickets are examined such as Bull and Mole. Readers will learn about each cricket's body including its head, thorax, abdomen, and will also discover how they use their long antennae. Where each cricket can be found is covered, as well as how they are grown for food around the world.

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Publisher / Publication Date: A&D Xtreme, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.726 HAM

Stuart, Colin

Summary: Introduces the solar system, discussing how it formed; profiling the planets, Sun, and Moon; and providing a brief history of space travel.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Button Books 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 523.2 STU

Alkire, Jessie

Summary: This title takes readers to harp seal habitats to understand why harp seals are at risk, what humans are doing to make matters worse, and the ways humans can help to save harp seals and ultimately, Earth.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Checkerboard Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.748 ALK

Golkar, Golriz

Summary: "Introduces the oxygen cycle and its impact on Earth. Readers will gain insight into how oxygen is created and used, what happens when it combines with other elements, and how human activities have impacted the cycle"--Provided by publisher.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Child's World 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 546.721 GOL

Hirsch, Rebecca E

Summary: Introduces the reader to stinging plants, poisonous plants and plants that eat animals.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Millbrook Press 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 581.6 HIR

Brinkley, Douglas

Summary: "July 20, 1969. It's a day that has earned a spot in history. It's the day that America was the first nation to succeed in sending two astronauts--Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong--to the moon. But what led to this unforgettable event? What were the stakes riding on the Apollo 11's safe landing? In acclaimed author Douglas Brinkley's first young readers' edition, space fans will get the riveting...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973.922 BRI

Wolf, Allan

Summary: Hang on tight for a raucous bounce through the solar system and back -- propelled by funny, fanciful, factually sound poems and exuberant illustrations. The universe poured into me. My brain was overloaded. It smoked and glowed red-hot. And then it actually exploded. Ever wonder what the sun has to say about being the closest star to Earth? Or what Pluto has gotten up to since being demoted to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 811 WOL

Janes, Patricia

Summary: "Did you know that arctic foxes have the warmest fur of any animalor that they dont shiver until temperatures drop to around a frigid -112F (-80C)? Be surprised and awed by every page of this captivating book! Features include stunning photography; a fact file which breaks down vital data points in an easy-to-follow and understand format; fast facts; a family tree to show the evolution of and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.776 JAN

Shepherd, Jodie

Summary: Did you know that flamingos are very social animals and do most everything as a group--or that they get their pink color from the food they eat? Be surprised and awed by every page of this captivating book! Features include stunning photography; a fact file which breaks down vital data points in an easy-to-follow and understand format; fast facts; a family tree to show the evolution of and how...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 598.3 SHE

Fitzgerald, Stephanie

Summary: Did you know that alligators are the largest reptiles in North America or that they survived the mass-extinction that wiped out most animals on the planet 65 million years ago? Learn fascinating facts like these and more all in the pages of this book!

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Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 597.98 FIT

Mann, Dionna L.

Summary: Did you know that orcas live in family groups their entire livesand that their intelligent, collaborative hunting techniques are what earned them the nickname killer whales? Be surprised and awed by every page of this captivating book! Features include stunning photography; a fact file which breaks down vital data points in an easy-to-follow and understand format; fast facts; a family tree to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.53 MAN

Herrington, Lisa M.

Summary: "Did you know that a giant panda eats more than 600 bamboo stems a daybut that it doesnt stop these bears from being expert tree climbers? Be surprised and awed by every page of this captivating book! Features include stunning photography; a fact file which breaks down vital data points in an easy-to-follow and understand format; fast facts; a family tree to show the evolution of and how this...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

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Grunbaum, Mara

Summary: "Did you know that black bears are the most common bears on Earthbut that some black bears actually have white fur? Be surprised and awed by every page of this captivating book! Features include stunning photography; a fact file which breaks down vital data points in an easy-to-follow and understand format; fast facts; a family tree to show the evolution of and how this animal fits into the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.78 GRU

Unwin, Cynthia

Summary: Did you know that while a cheetah can reach speeds of up to 60 mph (96.6 km/h) in just three seconds, it can also stay perfectly still for half an hour while hunting? Be surprised and awed by every page of this captivating book! Features include stunning photography; a fact file which breaks down vital data points in an easy-to-follow and understand format; fast facts; a family tree to show the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.75 UNW