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Miller, Dean.

Summary: The fast-paced world of professional auto racing is fun and fiercely competitive. Those at the top worked long and hard to get there, perfecting their turns, tuning their cars just right, and finding lucrative sponsorships so they can enter the best races. Readers find out how many pro auto racers start out on the track through detailed main content and additional informative sidebars....

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Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796.7 MIL

Gregory, Josh

Summary: "Learn about the history of auto racing and find out what it takes to make it in this exciting career field."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 796.7 GRE

Cook, Nick.

Summary: Discusses the history and development of some of the world's fastest automobiles, describing the specific features and specifications of such cars as dragsters, Indianapolis 500 race cars, and the supersonic car.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Books 2000

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.228 COO

Morey, Allan

Summary: "This photo-illustrated book for early readers describes the parts of race cars that help it go fast and win races"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bullfrog Books 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.2 MOR

Crane, Cody

Summary: "Learn all about race cars, from how they are designed and built to which exciting new kinds of cars you might see in the future"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.2 CRA

Bodensteiner, Peter

Summary: Rev up your reading engines! Gearhead garage is ready to take you for a ride. From screaming fast F1 cars to custom choppers, get to know what's "under the hood" of your favorite vehicles. You're in the driver's seat now.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Black Rabbit Books 2016

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Piehl, Janet.

Summary: Describes cars driven in Formula One races, including their history and development through the years, including information on the tracks, race rules and culture, and famous drivers.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Publications Co. 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.228 PIE

Piehl, Janet.

Summary: Gives an overview of Formula One cars, including their design, parts, races, and drivers.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Publications 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796.72 PIE

Egan, Erin.

Summary: "Read about open-wheel race cars, the drivers, and the races they compete in, such as Formula One, the Indy Racing League, and the Champ series"--Provided by publisher.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Enslow Publishers 2008

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 796.72 Ega

Summary: From its earliest inception with modified cars painted in modest black and white to the logo-covered stock cars that race today, fans get the inside track on NASCAR and the people who turned it into a multi-million dollar industry. Lively biographies of the greatest drivers on the motorway are featured, including legends, young up-and-comers, and the courageous women who have been fearless...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Britannica Educational Publishing in association with Rosen Educational Services 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 796.7 NAS

Marquardt, Meg

Summary: This title examines the STEM concepts that make auto racing so thrilling. From the physics of drag and the chemistry of fuel to the technology of sensors and the engineering of car engines, chapters bring STEM concepts to life. The title also features sidebars on STEM in action, a glossary, and further resources.

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Publisher / Publication Date: SportsZone, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796.72 MAR

Tuchman, Gail.

Summary: Young readers are invited along on an automobile race, where they can see what it is like to race, take pit stops, and zoom around other cars.

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Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic Society 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 796.72 Tuc

Sutherland, Adam.

Summary: Looks at what it is like to be a race car driver, including racing-speak, profiles of top formula one drivers, and statistics.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Pub. Co. 2013

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 796.72 Sutherland 2013

Chapman, Giles

Summary: Racing Driver is a thrill-a-minute training course that shows children how the worlds fastest racing cars are driven. The book is divided into three types of spread that encourage the child to imagine speeding around the track and becoming a racing champion. Driving school looks at the engineering and science of driving. On the track puts the child behind the wheel in a variety of high-speed...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 796.72 CHA

Filipek, Steele

Summary: Introduces beginning readers to NASCAR driving, highlighting the rules of racing, the most popular and successful drivers, the best moments in NASCAR history, and other related topics.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2009

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Kulling, Monica.

Summary: Relates the excitement caused by Henry Ford as he drove the "horseless carriage" he built, particularly when he decided to win a race to get money to build a new car that anyone could afford.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2004

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE Kul

Colins, Luke

Summary: Rev up your reading engines! Gearhead garage is ready to take you for a ride. From screaming fast F1 cars to custom choppers, get to know what's "under the hood" of your favorite vehicles. You're in the driver's seat now.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Black Rabbit Books 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE COL

Kalman, Bobbie.

Summary: By introducing young readers to the colors of foods also teaches about healthy eating, as eating fruits and vegetables in as many colors of the rainbow as possible every day helps people get all the important vitamins.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crabtree Pub. 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Foreign Language, Call number: J SPANISH 612.3 KAL