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Summary: Text and "exploded view" photographs reveal the human body and how it works.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dorling Kindersley 1991

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Fromer, Liza

Summary: Learn about the sometimes yucky functions of the body: why are vomit, puss, and snot sometimes good for us? And yes, pee and poo are also on the list!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tundra Books 2011

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Fromer, Liza

Summary: Describes the digestive system and the many noises it creates, from burps to stomach growls to farts. Why do we hiccup? Sneeze? Snore?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tundra Books 2011

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Summary: "A groundbreaking series portraying the human body as you've never seen it before. This series takes us across continents, meeting those who have pushed their bodies to the max. The latest CGI and camerawork depicts their ordeals in vivid detail, both externally and through the internal workings of their bodies. Meanwhile our presenter puts his own body through its paces, pushing it to...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Discovery Communications 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 612 HUM
1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV HUM

Summary: Incredible pictures reveal how everything in the human body fits and works together. Shows what's inside the human body. The Human Body Encyclopedia is packed with fascinating facts and spectacular close-up photographs that make the subject accessible and fun. Covering every part of the body from major body systems to individual cells in language accessible to young children. This book is an...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Pub. 2005

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

Wicks, Maris

Summary: Welcome to the Human Body Theater, where your master of ceremonies is going to lead you through a theatrical revue of each and every biological system of the human body! Starting out as a skeleton, the MC puts on a new layer of her costume (her body) with each "act." By turns goofy and intensely informative, the Human Body Theater is always accessible and always entertaining.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2015

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Krieger, Paul A.

Summary: This book is designed for students enrolled in any human physiology or combined human anatomy and physiology course. This comprehensive guide uses visual analogies and conceptual illustrations to assist students in learning the fundamental concepts and mechanisms of human physiology.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 612 KRI

McMillan, Beverly.

Summary: Uses microphotography, advanced medical imaging, and annotated illustrations to provide scientific information about the human body, covering the body systems, bones, muscles and skin, sensory and digestive processes, and the brain and internal organs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Weldon Owen 2008

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 612 MCM

Summary: "Introduction to the human body and how it works using simple text, question and answer format, illustrations and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Book, Inc., a Scott Fetzer Company 2008

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 612 My 2008

Walker, Richard

Summary: Presents comprehensive information on the human body, covering such topics as the musculoskeletal system, immunology, digestion and nutrition, the human life cycle, the nervous system, and the respiratory system--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J612 WAL

Bryson, Bill

Summary: "Bill Bryson, bestselling author of A Short History of Nearly Everything, takes us on a head-to-toe tour of the marvel that is the human body. As compulsively readable as it is comprehensive, this is Bryson at his very best, a must-read owner's manual foreverybody. Bill Bryson once again proves himself to be an incomparable companion as he guides us through the human body--how it functions,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Wilsdon, Christina

Summary: This fun, smart guide answers kids' questions as it takes them on a journey through the human body and all its systems. The book is sprinkled throughout with plenty of health tips, top-10 lists, simple experiments, and weird-but-true wacky details. Full color.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic Society 2014

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J612 WIL

Beres, Samantha.

Summary: Presents a variety of facts in such areas of anatomy as major organs, major systems, the senses, diseases, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lowell House Juvenile/NTC/Contemporary 1999

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 612 BER

Summary: "Understand the human body as never before, from the smallest components of a cell to complex body systems. Explore human anatomy in incredible detail and clarity through virtually life-size 3-D illustrations and scans. Discover how the body works, how it changes from infancy to old age, and what can go wrong and why"--Page [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2016

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 610 ROB

Amsel, Sheri.

Summary: Provides an introduction to the functions of the human body, including vital information on the musculoskeletal system, the nervous system, the circulatory system, and the digestive system.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Adams Media 2012

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 611 AMS

Summary: This three-part series uses cutting-edge graphics to reveal the surprisingly beautiful biological processes that keep one alive. Discover the ingenious ways your body develops, adapts, and endures, and witness the fascinating and finely tuned systems that keep one's body motoring, and the scientists guessing.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS 2018

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV AMA

Walker, Richard

Summary: A unique and exciting visual guide to the human body, with specially commissioned illustrations that make this amazing machine accessible and engaging for children.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2017

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 611 WAL

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 611 WAL

Walker, Richard

Summary: Describes the parts and systems of the human body and discusses how they work.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 612 WAL

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

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

Summary: Introduces the component parts of the human body and explores the ways in which they function.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Pub. 1996

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 611 WILL

Alcamo, I. Edward.

Summary: Presents detailed information about human anatomy and physiology, with diagrams, tables, and review questions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barron's 2004

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Beevor, Lucy

Summary: Discusses the function of the muscles, how they work, what they are made of, and how to keep them strong and healthy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone 2017

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Adams, Jennifer

Summary: Introduces human anatomy using the monster from Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gibbs Smith 2014

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Murray, Julie

Summary: "Little readers will learn about their legs and feet while strengthening their reading skills. Simple, short sentences alongside colorful photographs"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR Purple 612.9 Murray 2016