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Summary: Describes the parental behavior of Emperor penguins, focusing on how the male keeps the egg warm until it hatches and how the parents care for the chick after it is born. The "Did you know?" segment follows the story and presents short facts about Emperor penguins.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Nutmeg Media 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J DVD 598.47 Emperor's 2005

George, Isabel.

Summary: From horses and elephants carrying armies, to dogs parachuting from planes and dolphins detecting mines, animals have played a part in some of the bloodiest battles in history. Their stories are as compelling and tragic as those of the soldiers they served.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Usborne 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 355.4 GEO

Katschke, Judy

Summary: Ms. Frizzle takes the class on a trip to Hawaii, where the Magic School Bus provides them with individual submarines, and they learn about fish schools and the behavior of undersea animals--and try to avoid being eaten by a shark.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC KAT

Newman, Aline Alexander

Summary: Presents a collection of hilarious true stories about mischievous critters featuring a rascally band of bunnies, a rescue pup who will eat anything and a sneaky bear with a taste for treats.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 591.5 NEW

Summary: Clifford loves lending a helping hand, especially when his friends, T-Bone and Cleo, start looking for ways to be helpful around the island. The two worry about being too small to help out. But after saving the day, they learn that you don't have to be big to be a BIG help!

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Revolves around an elite team of FBI profilers who analyze the country's most twisted criminal minds, anticipating their next moves before they strike again. The Behavioral Analysis Unit's most prominent agent is David Rossi, a founding member of the BAU, who returns to help the team solve new cases, while pursuing some unfinished business of his own. Each member brings his or her own area of...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV CRI

Dahl, Michael.

Summary: Little Dino learns to use his strong hands and arms for helping instead of hitting.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2013

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Waal, F. B. M. de (Frans B. M.)

Summary: A renowned primatologist argues that ethical behavior witnessed in animals is the evolutionary and biological origin of human fairness and explains that morality has more to do with natural instincts than with religion.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 599.052 WAA

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Summary: FBI agent Jack Malone and his dedicated team of The Missing Persons Unit are on the case. These investigators track down missing persons by using advanced profiling techniques. Victims include a self-help guru, a soldier home from war, a college coach, a billionaire's family and children on a hijacked school bus.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2007

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Fleming, Meg

Summary: "A rhyming picture book about the loving parent-child relationship in animal and human families"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beach Lane Books 2016

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC FLE

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FLE

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.

Format: text

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Leannah, Michael

Summary: Looks at the goodness of most people, pointing out how many more people there are in the world who would like to help others than would like to hurt them, and even most of those who do bad things can change.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Leannah 2017

Summary: Ads targeting girls between the ages of 8 and 12 employ an increasing level of sexuality. Are advertisers responding to neo-feminist notions of "girl power" or are they leading girls toward harmful self-images? This program examines the trend by following a group of tween girls through their daily lives, recording their perceptions of fashion, celebrities, boys, and themselves. Interviews with...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2007

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Summary: Every 30 seconds in America, normal life stops. Someone is reported missing. That's where special agent Jack Malone comes in. On the behalf of victims and loved ones, Jack and his FBI team do the hard, exciting work of turning the missing into the found. Among the vanished: a man terrified of extraterrestrials, a spoiled celebrity heiress and an idealistic woman caught up in a romance with a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV WIT

Summary: Season four of this procedural drama about the Missing Persons Squad, a unique New York based FBI task force, finds Martin gravely injured in the line of fire and going through rehabilitation. Jack, Samantha, and Danny try not to let their concern for Martin hinder their efforts. Vivian's heart surgery appears to have been a success. Rookie, Elena Delgado, formerly of the NYPD, has joined the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2012

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV WIT

Carle, Eric

Summary: Shows different animals behaving as they normally do, such as running or pinching, and asks if a cat can do the same. Includes word list and follow-up questions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Spotlight 2018

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Golkar, Golriz

Summary: This book introduces readers to the large-billed bird of the rain forest: the toucan. Readers learn about the life cycle, behavior, physical characteristics, and habitat of toucans. Vivid photographs and easy-to-read text aid comprehension for early readers. Features include a table of contents, an infographic, fun facts, Making Connections questions, a glossary, and an index. QR Codes in the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cody Koala 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 598.72 GOL

Snider, Kellie

Summary: Learn how to harness the power of reward-based reinforcement to build safe, friendly behavior in your aggressive dog. The Constructional Aggression Treatment (CAT) technique, as described in Turning Fierce Dogs Friendly, has proven successful for pet owners and trainers around the world, offering a humane alternative to harsh training methods and giving hope to owners of aggressive and reactive...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: CompanionHouse Books 2018

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Zolotow, Charlotte

Summary: Simple text and pictures describe how different kinds of animals sleep.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2001

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC ZOL

Jacobs, Steve

Contents: The quiet revolution -- Your return on revolution -- Drivers of sustainable high performance -- Putting behavioral leadership into practice: seven essential steps -- Game-changing plan deployment -- Coaching for elite performance -- Changing the way organizations change -- Winning on culture -- Developing behavioral leaders -- Building enterprise advantage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenleaf Book Group Press 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 302.3 JAC

Oberschneider, Michael

Summary: Ollie wants to play outside and he'd like his family to join him in making a fort. But everyone is too busy with their electronics to come out. Ollie won't let disappointment stop him. Can he show them his fort and being outdoors is just as fun?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Spirit Publishing Inc. 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE OBE

Martin, Chia.

Summary: Covers various ways in which animals nurse their infants.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hohm Press 1995

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 599.051 MAR

Scout, Mike

Summary: Did you know that a group of wolves is called a pack? This book gives readers an up-close look at life within a wolf pack. Each wolf has a role to play in order for the pack to survive. Wolves are great communicators. They use their communication skills to work together, especially when hunting. Amazing photographs are paired with accessible text to make this book both educational and fun. Fact...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2018

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Waal, F. B. M. de (Frans B. M.)

Summary: One of the world's foremost primatologists explores what our two closest relatives in the animal kingdom--the violent, power-hungry chimpanzee and the cooperative, empathetic bonobo--can tell us about the duality of our own human nature. We have long attributed man's violent, aggressive, competitive nature to his animal ancestry. But what if we are just as given to cooperation, empathy and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 156 WAA