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Brett, Flora

Summary: "Engaging text and informative images help readers learn about their skeletal system"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press, a Capstone imprint 2015

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Simon, Seymour.

Summary: Describes the skeletal system and outlines the many important roles that bones play in the healthy functioning of the human body.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morrow Junior Books 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 612 SIM

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 612.7 SIM

Halvorson, Karin

Summary: Find out what goes on every day Inside the Bones! Detailed illustrations, color photos, and simple text combine to make a fun and easy introduction to how bones work. This book also includes simple activities and crafts like A Funny Bone, Grow a Spine and a pasta skeleton with how-to photos to further engage young learners.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Super Sandcastle, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J612 HAL

Treays, Rebecca.

Summary: A collection of activities designed to help children explore the parts and functions of muscles and bones.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Usborne 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 612.7 TRE

Beevor, Lucy

Summary: Bones are the framework of our bodies, but they are much more than that.This book looks at the functions of bones: what they are made of, how they connect to muscles, and how joints work.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Raintree, a Capstone imprint 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 611 BEE

Rajczak Nelson, Kristen

Summary: No athlete wants to break a bone on the field, but injuries are bound to happen when playing sports. Learning what steps to take and how to recover from serious injuries is an important part of being an athlete. This book teaches readers what to do in case of serious injury, the differences between bone breaks and less serious sprains or bruises, and what to do if they think they’ve suffered a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 617 RAJ

Adler, David A.

Summary: Junior sleuth Jeffrey Bones and his grandfather enjoy a day at the amusement park until their tickets to ride the giant roller coaster mysteriously disappear.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 2010

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Barner, Bob.

Summary: A rendition of a traditional African American spiritual.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 1996

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 611 BAR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE BAR

Summary: Behind the veil of secrecy, this documentary explores the origins, practices and influences of the Freemason organization.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: A & E Television Networks 2009

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 366.1 DVD Mysteries 2009

Catrow, David.

Summary: Max Spaniel searches for dinosaurs in his back yard.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books 2009

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE CAT

Searfoss, Glenn.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stackpole Books 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 599.0447 SEA

Balkan, Gabrielle

Summary: Young readers are shown a skeleton with a notable bone, from biggest in the animal kingdom to thinnest, and are asked to guess what animal it belongs to, with the answer revealed on the following page.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Phaidon Press Inc. 2017

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Mayer, Mercer

Summary: Little Critter celebrates fall by going to the Fall Festival, experiences a big storm, takes a trip to the firehouse, builds a snowman and feeds him snowball soup, searches for a missing triceratops bone at the museum, and helps a neighbor.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

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Rotner, Shelley

Summary: Photos show how different types of skeletons work. Full-color photographs of people and animals are overlaid with illustrations of bones to show these supporting frameworks. Readers will learn that bones come in all shapes and sizes to serve a myriad of functions and will be able to compare human skeletons to those of other vertebrates. Index, glossary of scientific terms.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 573.7 ROT

Tieck, Sarah

Summary: An illustrated introduction to the body's skeletal system, describing the main parts and what they do, and providing tips on nutrition and fitness.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO 2011

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 612.7 Set Tieck 2011

Summary: A collection of facts and trivia about human physiology and anatomy, usually framed in a question and answer format.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Southwestern Company 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 611 ARE

Summary: This program from The Doctor Is In uses case studies involving osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis to explore how a number of patients cope with these conditions. In addition, Dr. Michael Weinblatt, former director of the Robert B. Brigham Arthritis Center at Brigham and Women's Hospital and chairman of the American College of Rheumatology, and Dr. William...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Summary: Degenerative disk disease is not really a disease at all, but the result of aging, injury, or physical activity. Nonetheless, the condition can be both painful and debilitating, and by late middle age, most people exhibit some degree of spinal disk deterioration. This program profiles two patients with lumbar DDD-one an office worker, the other a firefighter-who get relief through two entirely...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2009

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Summary: Contains animated videos that take you inside the amazing machine that is the human body. Learn about organ systems, sound and the ear, the hemoglobin, what causes disease, and more.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Ignite! Learning 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Balestrino, Philip.

Summary: An introduction to the human skeletal system, explaining how the 206 bones of the skeleton join together, how they grow, how they help make blood, what happens when they break, and how they mend.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTrophy 1989

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 611 BAL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 611 BAL

Bell, Cece.

Summary: Itty Bitty may be a very, very tiny dog, but he finds a way to make a home in the big, big world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BEL

Brown, Jenny

Summary: Traces how the author lost a leg to bone cancer in childhood before connecting with farm animals and questioning her Southern Baptist upbringing to expose what she has learned about slaughterhouse abuses.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avery 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BROWN, JENNY BRO

Harvey, Katherine

Summary: "Bone broth is one of mankind's oldest foods--and healthiest, boasting one of the most complete nutritional profiles of any food on earth. The collagen, bone, skin, marrow, and fat that is extracted when animal bones simmer in water for hours (or days) are the building blocks of life, containing proteins that help to combat inflammation; boost immunity; strengthen bones; improve hair, skin, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Wave, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.5 HAR

Martin, David

Summary: When a fall causes Skelly B. Skeleton to come apart on Halloween, his animal friends try to put him back together based on their own bodies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: JE MAR