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Floca, Brian.

Summary: Learn what it was like to travel on the transcontinental railroad in the 1860s.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 385.0973 FLO

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FLO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FLO

Copies Available at Interlochen

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

Floca, Brian.

Summary: Here is the story of the Apollo 11 mission to the Moon -- a story of leaving and returning during the summer of 1969, and a story of home, seen whole, from far away by steady astronauts in their great machines.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2009

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: J 629.45 Flo

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.45 Floca 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Lobby Display, Call number: J 629.454 FLO
1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.454 FLO

Floca, Brian.

Summary: An exciting day at the races highlights the letters of the alphabet as a variety of automobiles burn fuel speeding through the curves of the track.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2003

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Floca, Brian.

Summary: Five different trucks do five different jobs to get an airplane ready for takeoff.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Antheneum Books for Young Readers 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FLO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FLO

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FLO

Floca, Brian.

Summary: Lightships once served where lighthouses could not be built. They helped to guide sailors safely through the fog.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2007

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FLO

Avi

Summary: Asterel races against time to locate a token which will prevent the Kurbs from freezing the city.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books 1993

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Avi

Summary: When their home next to a brook is destroyed by beavers, a large family of golden mice is aided by Poppy the deer mouse and her grumpy porcupine friend, who in the process forges a relationship with the son he had abandoned.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avon Books 1999

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC AVI

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: JFIC AVI

Avi

Summary: Poppy, accompanied by her troublesome son Junior, his skunk friend, and Uncle Ereth the porcupine, responds to a summons to return to her ancestral home, Gray House, to save the mice there from destruction by a bulldozer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollinsPublishers 2005

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION Avi

Avi

Summary: Ragweed, a young country mouse, leaves his family and travels to the big city, where he finds excitement and danger and sees cats for the first time.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avon Books 1999

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC AVI

Lakin, Patricia

Summary: Max and Mo, the class hamsters, have fun after the students return from picking apples. Includes instructions for making apple prints and a recipe for applesauce.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin Paperbacks 2007

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Wheeler, Lisa

Summary: Each year, all seven of Octavia's unique uncles gather from far and near to join their favorite niece in a very special job.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2004

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

Avi

Summary: Feeling neglected on his birthday, Ereth, the cantankerous old porcupine, sets out looking for his favorite treat and instead finds himself acting as "mother" to three young fox kits.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2000

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC AVI

Avi

Summary: Poppy the deer mouse urges her family to move next to a field of corn big enough to feed them all forever, but Mr. Ocax, a terrifying owl, has other ideas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avon Books 1997

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Cox, Lynne

Summary: World-renowned swimmer and author Lynne Cox and Caldecott Medal-winning illustrator Brian Floca team up to bring us this inspiring story of an elephant seal who knew exactly where she belonged. Here is the incredible story of Elizabeth, a real-life elephant seal who made her home in the Avon River in the city of Christchurch, New Zealand. When Elizabeth decides to stretch out across a two-lane...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schwartz & Wade Books 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E COX

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE COX

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE COX

Lakin, Patricia

Summary: When it starts snowing one school day, Max and Mo, the art room hamsters, watch the "Big Ones" outside making snowmen, and they decide to make one too. Includes instructions for making a paper snowflake and snowman.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2007

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2 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN LAK

Summary: A latest anthology for tween boys collects ten true stories, biographies, essays, and other engaging short entries by leading nonfiction writers and journalists.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walden Pond Press, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 GUY

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION GUY

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC SCI

Avi

Summary: "A wolf and bird must fight the starving time and find food, while a human boy learns to hunt"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Avi 2015

Avi

Summary: After a long, hard winter in Dimwood forest, Poppy the deer mouse finds new adventure thrust upon her while rescuing Ereth the porcupine from the mud.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollinsPublishers 2009

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Avi 2009

Schlitz, Laura Amy

Summary: Unhappy queen-in-training Cora receives a pet crocodile from her fairy godmother, who disrupts her mundane daily routine.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E SCH

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE SCH

Summary: It is the summer of 1869, and trains, crews, and families are traveling together, riding America's brand new transcontinental railroad. The pages come alive with the details of the trip and the sounds, speed, and strength of the mighty locomotives; the work that keeps them moving; and the thrill of travel from plains to mountain to ocean. Come hear the hiss of the steam, feel the heat of the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Avi

Summary: Oscar Westerwit, a squirrel who loves baseball and Broadway musicals, fights back when a gangster rat named Big Daddy Duds and his thugs move uptown in the year 1900, invade Central Park, and evict Oscar and his animal friends from their homes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2003

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC AVI

Avi

Summary: Poppy, accompanied by her troublesome son Junior, his skunk friend, and Uncle Ereth the porcupine, responds to a summons to return to her ancestral home, Gray House, to save the mice there from destruction by a bulldozer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTrophy 2006

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Gianferrari, Maria

Summary: Early morning and a ruffle of feathers, a shadow gliding through the backyard. High above your house Father Hawk circles, sharp eyes searching for prey. Swoosh! He dives after chipmunks, crows, sparrows, squirrels. Screech! The sun hangs low in the sky as three hungry chicks wait. Will they eat today?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE GIA

Greenberg, Jan

Summary: Tells the story behind the creation of "Appalachian Spring," describing Aaron Copland's composition, Martha Graham's intense choreography and Isamu Noguchi's set design.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flash Point 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J792.8 GRE