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Katschke, Judy

Summary: Ms. Frizzle takes the class on a camping trip, but Arnold is worried about monsters, and sets out to create a "Monster Scaring Perimeter" powered by a generator to keep the lights on--and in the process the class learns about sources of clean energy (and maybe monsters).

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC KAT

Bakke, Gretchen Anna

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "The grid is an accident of history and of culture, in no way intrinsic to how we produce, deliver and consume electrical power. Yet this is the system the United States ended up with, a jerry-built structure now so rickety and near collapse that a strong wind or a hot day can bring it to a grinding halt. The grid is now under threat from a new source: renewable and variable energy, which puts...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury USA, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc 2016

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Brearley, Laurie

Summary: "This book details the history, current uses, and potential future applications of solar energy."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 333.79 BRE

Summary: Bill Nye illustrates how various types of transportation utilize friction, from traction in trains and the "roll" of ball bearings in skateboards and automobiles, to the lack of friction in a hovercraft.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Educational Productions 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Spiro, Ruth

Summary: "Accurate enough to satisfy an expert, yet simple enough for baby, this clever board book explores the science of global warming and shows how we can use green energy to help combat climate change."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Charlesbridge 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: BOARD SPI

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE SPI

Nye, Bill

Summary: Jack, his genius siblings, and inventor Hank Witherspoon go to Hawaii and help technology billionaire Ashley Hawking find out who is sabotaging her revolutionary electric plant that harvests energy from the deep ocean. Includes facts about the deep ocean,the scientific process, and green power, as well as instructions for an experiment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC NYE

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Series Nye 2017

Redding, Anna Crowley

Summary: "Elon Musk is the visionary behind SpaceX and CEO of the electric car company Tesla. He is working on unique and daring improvements to both public transit and solar energy. And then, there's his highly-publicized plans for colonizing Mars... But behind the mind-blowing headlines and legendary drive is the story of a bullied and beaten school boy, who through creativity and determination...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel and Friends 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 921 MUS

Funk, McKenzie.

Summary: "An investigation into how entrepreneurial people and institutions around the globe are cashing in on the new world being created by global warming--and who will pay the price for it"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 338.4 FUN

Bradley, Kimberly Brubaker.

Summary: Simple language and humorous illustrations show how forces make things move, prevent them from starting to move, and stop them from moving. There are forces at work whenever you throw a ball, run up the stairs, or push your big brotheroff the couch. Want to learn more about the forces around you? Read and find out!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2005

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 531.6 BRA

Vance, Ashlee

Summary: In the spirit of Steve Jobs and Moneyball, Elon Musk is both an illuminating and authorized look at the extraordinary life of one of Silicon Valley's most exciting, unpredictable, and ambitious entrepreneurs-a real-life Tony Stark-and a fascinating exploration of the renewal of American invention and its new "makers." Elon Musk spotlights the technology and vision of Elon Musk, the renowned...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Collins Publishers 2015

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Barnes, Julian.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2006

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR

Summary: A repressed minister with a devoted wife must come to terms with his adulterous feelings for a beautiful, free-spirited woman.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA SAN

Moreno, Nina

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Rosa Santos, a Cuban American, works to save her Florida town, seeks admittance to study abroad in her homeland, and wonders if love can break her family's curse. Rosa Santos is cursed by the sea-at least, that's what they say. Dating her is bad news, especially if you're a boy with a boat. But Rosa feels more caught than cursed. Caught between cultures and choices. Between her abuela, a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2019

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Speck, Katie

Summary: When Mrs. Peabody makes her Ten Layer Tower of Taste for the school bake sale, Maybelle the cockroach cannot resist sampling the cake, but when she wakes up to find herself on the way to the lunchroom she knows she is in big trouble--especially after she discovers she has to rescue her friend, Henry the flea.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC SPE

Summary: "Sunvault: Stories of Solarpunk and Eco-Speculation is the first anthology to broadly collect solarpunk short fiction, artwork, and poetry. A new genre for the 21st Century, solarpunk is a revolution against despair. Focusing on solutions to environmental disasters, solarpunk envisions a future of green, sustainable energy used by societies that value inclusiveness, cooperation, and personal...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Upper Rubber Boot Books 2017

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Strathie, Chae

Summary: When five hungry animals visit Sam's ice cream shop, he whips up some amazing creations, including a yummy blue-cheese sundae for Mouse and a wormy, squirmy cone for Hen. But then along comes a very special customer with the most surprising choice of all.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barron's 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE STR

Thayne, RaeAnne

Summary: Welcome to Cape Sanctuary, where three women--two sisters and the young aunt who raised them--are each facing their own crossroads. Can they let go of past mistakes and welcome joy and love into their lives?

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC THA

Simon, Coco

Summary: While everyone around her seems to be in love, Tamiko is more interested in her own creative projects and does not see what all the fuss is about.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Spotlight 2018

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Krulik, Nancy E.

Summary: Determined to cure his bothersome burps, George returns to where it all began, Ernie's Ice Cream Emporium.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED KRU

Dorgan, Byron L.

Summary: When covert agents acquire a computer virus capable of shutting down an entire country's power systems, an ensuing attack unleashes chaos throughout the U.S., pitting North Dakota sheriff Nate Osborne and journalist Ashley Borden against an elite terrorist.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DOR

Summary: SpongeBob uncovers the secrets of the deep, including Trenchbillies, the Bikini Bottom Triangle, Hagfish Hex, and the Main Drain!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Spotlight/Nickelodeon 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Kids' Favorite Characters, Call number: JE SPO

Summary: The true story of the most notorious pediphile priest in the modern history of the Catholic church. Amy Berg travels to Ireland where Father Oliver O'Grady now lives free under church protection.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC DEL

Colgan, Jenny

Summary: Polly and her puffin friend Neil have wrapped presents, practised for the village nativity and written their lists for Santa. But Christmas is taking a very long time to arrive. And Polly isn't enjoying the wait. What's worse, Neil is busy helping to keep an egg warm, so he hasn't got much time to play. Will it EVER be Christmas? And will a tiny little puffling hatch in time for the big day?e...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC COL

Watson, Tom

Summary: Stick Dog and his feral friends are looking for relief on a very hot day--and this time they have their eyes on an ice cream truck.

Format: text

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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