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Rivera, Andrea

Summary: "From paddles to sails, learn about the science and technologies that help boats float across the water. Easy-to-read text and vibrant, full-color photos captivate young readers. Plus, bolded glossary terms and a key stats section make it easy to zoom in and learn more. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards." -- Publisher's website.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abdo Zoom 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 623.82 RIV

Summary: Marshall, Skye, Rubble, and the rest of Nickelodeon's PAW Patrol take to the sea to rescue Cap'n Turbot's sunken boat. Will they save the day, or will a giant octopus leave them high and dry?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2018

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Richardson, Gillian

Summary: "Ships have sailed through human history for thousands of years. Sometimes, their dramatic voyages have even changed the course of the world. For centuries, ships have brought cultures together in peace or conflict, played a role in wars and revolutions, and transformed societies. Climb on deck for 10 ocean adventures, starting with the groundbreaking exploits of Zheng He's 15th-century...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Annick Press 2015

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Condie, Allyson Braithwaite

Summary: Seeking to avenge the murder of her true love while on a dredge ship searching for gold, fifteen-year-old captain Poe Blythe becomes the architect of new defenses designed to destroy her enemies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Books for Young Readers 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC CON

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC CON

Kentley, Eric.

Summary: A history of the development and uses of boats, ships, and rafts, from birch-bark canoes to luxury liners.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1992

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 623.8 KEN

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 623.8 KEN

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 623.8 KEN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 623.8 KEN

Hospodar, George

Summary: "This trip resulted in their first book, Reflection on America's Great Loop, a personal, light-hearted, real-life account of the couple's travels while circumnavigating the waters of the United States and Canada. Their newest book, The Great Loop Experience--from Concept to Completion, is a comprehensive guide written to help others plan, prepare, and successfully execute their own Great Loop...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic Publishing Group, Inc. 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917 NOR

Aiken, Zora.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: International Marine 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 797.129 AIK

Kennedy, Maxwell Taylor

Summary: "Maxwell Taylor Kennedy takes readers on a wild ride as he relates the harrowing voyage to deliver his boat, Valkyrien, a 90-foot dilapidated wooden schooner, from San Francisco to Washington, DC. From day one, Kennedy and his skeleton crew face difficult odds and personal danger in their quest to make the crossing. Rich in nautical detail and humor, Kennedy recounts his adventure -- its...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Publishing 2019

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Bagley, Jessixa

Summary: Buckley and his mother cope with the loss of their father/husband by sending small wooden boats, built by Buckley, off into the ocean.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BAG

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE BAG

Gibbons, Gail.

Summary: Introduces many kinds of boats and ships, including rowboats, canoes, sailboats, speedboats, cruise ships, submarines, tugboats, and tankers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 1983

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE GIB

Rockwell, Anne F.

Summary: Depicts boats and ships of varying sizes and uses.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Unicorn 1985

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ROC

Lamb, Albert.

Summary: A bear, followed by a boy and his dog, use a rowboat to float to an abandoned lighthouse where they all spend the day fishing, cooking their catch, and then joining together to make the lighthouse work again.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2011

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Paulsen, Gary.

Summary: Gary Paulsen, author of Hatchet and other adventure novels, tells about his lifelong love of sailing, boats he has owned, and the storms, sharks, and peaceful lagoons he has experienced on his voyages.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2001

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC Pauls

Skene, Rona

Summary: LEGO figures present information on such moving machines as a race car, a concrete mixer, a kayak, an ambulance, a steam train, and a jumbo jet.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2019

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Bunting, Eve

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Summary: When Little Bear can no longer fit into his boat he finds someone else who can use it.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2012

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Gomi, Tar

Summary: Little Boat has a lot to watch out for: big boats, waves, rain, and rough weather--but he is brave and determined, and in the end he is reunited with his parents.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books LLC 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE GOM

Rylant, Cynthia.

Summary: To relieve the boredom of a long, hot summer, Mr. Putter and his cat Tabby join their fun-loving neighbor, Mrs. Teaberry, and her mischievous dog Zeke on an adventurous sightseeing boat cruise.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Children's Books 2010

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

Bunting, Eve

Summary: When Big Bear outgrows his old boat, he gives it to Little Bear and builds himself a new one--just like it except bigger--until his friends start making suggestions that result in something very different.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E BUN

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE BUN

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BUN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Bunting 2013

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: O'Meara-Brown Publications 1998

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1 available in Reference, Call number: R 797.1097 Lake

6 holds on 3 copies

Summary: A family looking to start a charter-boat business buys a ship that holds terrifying secrets once out on isolated waters.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE MAR

Gornall, Jonathan

Summary: "Once an essential skill, the ability to build a clinker boat, first innovated by the Vikings, can seem incomprehensible today. Yet it was the clinker, with its overlapping planks, that afforded us access to the oceans, and its construction has become a lost art that calls to the do-it-yourselfer in all of us. John Gornall heard the call. A thoroughly unskilled modern man, Gornall set out to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Publishing 2019

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Rylant, Cynthia.

Summary: To relieve the boredom of a long, hot summer, Mr. Putter and his cat Tabby join their fun-loving neighbor, Mrs. Teaberry, and her mischievous dog Zeke on an adventurous sightseeing boat cruise.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Children's Books 2010

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR Purple Rylant 2010

Barton, Byron.

Summary: Depicts several kinds of boats and ships.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperFestival 1998

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BAR

Beyer, Mark (Mark T.)

Summary: Describes boats throughout history, including dugout canoes, steamboats, and steel hulls.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 623.82 BEY