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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.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Pub. Co. 2013

Copies Available at Interlochen

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

Summary: In the 1930s, most girls were happy playing with dolls. But Betty Skelton liked playing with airplanes. When Betty was young there weren₂t many women flying airplanes or racing cars, but she wouldn₂t let that stop her. She was always ready to take on a challenge. Betty rode motorcycles, raced cars, jumped out of planes, and flew jets, helicopters, gliders, and blimps. And by the time she was an...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV DAR

Richards, Kitty.

Summary: Readers can mix and match by flipping three panels to form over two hundred stories about Lighting McQueen, Mater, and all of their car friends. On board pages.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Press 2011

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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.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Books 2000

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.228 COO

Maddox, Jake.

Summary: Quarter-midget car racer Michael Haynes and his twin brother Mark, the team's mechanic, are used to winning their races, but when a new, unscrupulous racer starts competing, even causing Michael to be injured in a race, the twins are tempted to start using different tactics themselves.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2007

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MAD

Summary: Race the hottest, fully customizable real world cars and superbikes day to night across stunning real-world. L.A. Midnight Club Los Angeles Complete Edition make L.A. even bigger adding the iconic South Central area plus new vehicles, aftermarket parts, music and races including delivery missions, red-light races, and all-new battle maps for when it's time to race online.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Rockstar Games 2009

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Summary: There are monster-sized surprises around every turn in these four wild episodes. From dinosaur rescues to monster mayhem to a Dragon Island Duel, Blaze is revved up and ready to go!

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Viacom International 2016

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Summary: A deranged stuntman stalks his victims from the safety of his killer car, but when he picks on the wrong group of babes, all bets are off. He becomes involved in an automotive duel of epic proportions.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Weinstein Co. 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Thriller DVDs, Call number: DVD THRILLER DEA

Garner, Art.

Summary: "Just before high noon on May 30th, 1964, the Indy 500 stopped for the first time in history. Seven cars had crashed in a fiery accident, killing two drivers, and threatening the very future of the 500. In this tight, fast-paced narrative, Art Garner expertly reconstructs the events, circumstances, and fatal decisions leading up to the sport's blackest day. Recalling a bygone era when drivers...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St Martins Pr 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.72 GAR

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.

Format: text

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

McCarthy, Meghan.

Summary: A picture book introduction to the life of the mid-twentieth-century aviation and auto racing pioneer describes her fascination with vehicles during childhood and the daring achievements that earned her the title, "First Lady of Firsts."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2013

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J629.13 MCC

Amerikaner, Susan.

Summary: Lightning McQueen, the race car from Cars 2 movie, will race against cars in Japan and Italy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2011

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Beginning Readers - Pre-Reader (Orange), Call number: JBR ORANGE AME

Morey, Allan

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

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bullfrog Books 2014

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

Crane, Cody

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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"--

Format: text

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

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Henry, Alan

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Motorbooks International 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.72 HEN

Gregory, Josh

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

Format: text

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

Summary: Lucky Jackson arrives in town with his car literally in tow ready for the first Las Vegas Grand Prix. At least, he will be ready to race once he has the money to buy an engine. He gets the cash easily enough, but loses it when a pretty swimming pool manager takes his mind off things. It seems he will lose both the race and the girl. His problems don't get any easier when rival Elmo Mancini, a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2007

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1 available in Musicals DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSICALS ELV

Houtz, Thomas Calvin.

Summary: Farmer Paddy Dolan's racing potato was ready to compete in the Coupe des Legumes. Could it compete with Austria's carrot and Germany's cucumber? Patterned after the historic French Grand Prix races of the early 20th Century, author and artist Houtz matches the underdog Paddy with the "wilting lettuce", the "poor timing of the artichoke" and others with surprising results!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Racemaker Press 2007

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Houtz 2007

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....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2015

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

Valderrama, Wilmer

Summary: Manny and Elliot team up to build a race car to enter into the Wood Valley 500 race.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment 2010

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2 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV HAN

Summary: Race on one of 29 tracks from the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, NASCAR XFINITY Series, and Monster Energy NASCAR Cup series.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Video Games, Call number: GAME XBOXONE NAS

Summary: Comedy about a turn-of-the-century automobile race from New York to Paris.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2002

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2 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY GRE

Summary: Compete in races or participate in espionage missions as you train to become a secret agent.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Interactive Studios 2011

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1 available in Video Games, Call number: GAME 3DS CAR

Summary: "Jump into the driver's seat with more tracks, modes, and features than ever before! New faces to race with! Duke it out in a new-and-improved battle mode"--Container.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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