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Dyson, Nikki

Summary: A gorgeously illustrated reference book with exactly 1000 things that are found in our oceans, from colorful fish and coral reefs to submarines and shipwrecks. Every picture is labelled with its name, and there's an index of all the names at the back of the book. A wonderful way to discover the wildlife and ecology of different ocean habitats.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: EDC Publishing 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 591.77 DYS

Kenan, Tessa

Summary: "In Buses, emergent readers learn about buses and how they're used as a mode of transportation. Carefully crafted text uses high-frequency words, repetitive sentence patterns, and strong visual references to support emergent readers, ensuring reading success by making sure they aren't facing too many challenges at once."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tadpole Books 2019

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Pre-Reader (Orange), Call number: JBR ORANGE KEN

Cole, Tayler

Summary: Introduces readers to the most interesting aspects of the muscular system, including how muscles make the heart work and move food through the stomach.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Sabelko, Rebecca

Summary: "Engaging images accompany information about ankylosaurus. The combination of high-interest subject matter and narrative text is intended for students in grades 3 through 8"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bellwether Media 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 567.915 SAB

Shaffer, Lindsay

Summary: "Relevant images match informative text in this introduction to snow leopards. Intended for students in kindergarten through third grade"--

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: [Library Ideas, LLC] 2020

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Summary: "Strayhorn: An Illustrated Life is a stunning collection of essays, photographs, and ephemera celebrating Billy Strayhorn, one of the most significant yet under-appreciated contributors to 20th century American music. Released in commemoration of Strayhorn's centennial, this luxurious coffee-table book offers intimate details of the composer's life from musicians, scholars, and Strayhorn's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bolden an Agate Imprint 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 STRAYHORN, BILLY STR

Ladwig, Tim

Summary: A version of the prodigal son parable, with text taken directly from Scripture. Themes of God's love and forgiveness come alive through the expressive illustrations of the two sons and their father. An application page at the end of the book encourages meaningful discussion.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Discovery House from Our Daily Bread Ministries 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 220.95 LAD

Kenan, Tessa

Summary: "In Trucks, emergent readers learn about trucks and how they're used as a mode of transportation. Carefully crafted text uses high-frequency words, repetitive sentence patterns, and strong visual references to support emergent readers, ensuring reading success by making sure they aren't facing too many challenges at once."--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tadpole Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Pre-Reader (Orange), Call number: JBR ORANGE KEN

Donohue, Moira Rose

Summary: "Did you know that a group of tree frogs is called an army -- or that a frog's tongue attaches to the front of its mouth? Nature's Children series provides young readers (Ages 8-10) with fascinating information about the planet's most incredible wildlife species. Each title offers a complete picture of the animal- from birth to adulthood- and describes its place in our world, including how...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 597.8 DON

London, Martha

Summary: Introduces the rock cycle and its impact on Earth, including the three basic forms of rocks, how they are formed, and how they change into each other.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Child's World 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 552 LON

Mahoney, Emily Jankowski

Summary: When talking about the digestive system, a few topics must be covered: vomit, the intestines, and poop! All readers can enjoy these and many more topics about the grossest of the body systems in this friendly, fun fact format. From the mouth and esophagus to the small and large intestine, readers take a journey through the human body via the digestive tract, and enjoy learning about processes...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 612.3 MAH

McAneney, Caitie

Summary: "In a time of increasing political and social tensions, students are sure to find themselves in complicated ethical situations. What happens if someone they know and love is racist? This book introduces readers to the concepts of prejudice and racism and gives them guidance on how to deal with these concepts in daily life. Readers will learn how to show their support for equality by celebrating...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 305.8 MCA

Cole, Tayler

Summary: Presents the basics of blood cells and blood vessels, including how the circulatory system moves nutrients, oxygen, hormones, and electrolytes to exactly where they need to go, from the brain to the feet.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 612.1 COL

Emminizer, Theresa

Summary: 20 fun facts give an overview of the skeletal system.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens 2019

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

Grunbaum, Mara

Summary: "Did you know that octopuses are among the most intelligent creatures on earth? Nature's children series provides young readers (Ages 8-10) with fascinating information about the planet's most incredible wildlife species. Each title offers a complete picture of the animal- from birth to adulthood- and describes its place in our world, including how humans impact it and its environment."--From...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 594 GRU

Mahoney, Emily Jankowski

Summary: Have you ever wondered how the brain is able to control so many important things in the human body? Or how the spinal cord is structured? This volume engrosses and engages reader in this fascinating topic in an easy-to-follow format.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 612.8 MAH

Myers, Dan

Summary: "Introduces readers to the Green Bay Packers, providing exciting details about today's stars and going deep inside the key moments of the team's history. The title also features informative "fast facts," a timeline, and a glossary."--Publisher's description.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: SportsZone, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796.332 MYE

Taylor, Diane C. (Diane Carol)

Summary: Who were the artists of the Renaissance? Why do we still learn from Renaissance art? Using an inquiry-based approach, readers are introduced to the Italian Renaissance as it was experienced by five of the world's most renowned artists: Sandro Botticelli, Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raphael, and Titian. Readers will learn about the biographies of these Renaissance artists through the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nomad Press 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 709 TAY

Aigner-Clark, Julie.

Summary: Thematically arranged colorful photographs are identified with simple words to help babies learn basic language skills.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Press 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: BOARD AIG

Sabelko, Rebecca

Summary: "Engaging images accompany information about diplodocus. The combination of high-interest subject matter and light text is intended for students in grades 2 through 7"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bellwether Media 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 567.913 SAB

Sabelko, Rebecca

Summary: "Engaging images accompany information about stegosaurus. The combination of high-interest subject matter and light text is intended for students in grades 2 through 7"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bellwether Media 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 567.915 SAB

Summary: "On December 7, 1941, the Japanese Empire stunned the world with a surprise attack on the United States Navel Base at Pearl Harbor. The courage and glory, the infamy and scandal, make that day one of the most important moments in American history. Here is that electrifying story, told in words and photographs, many of the pictures rare, others published here for the very first time. The...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Liberty Street, an imprint of Time Inc. Books 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.54 PEA

Swift, Earl

Summary: Tangier Island, Virginia, is a community unique on the American landscape. Mapped by John Smith in 1608, settled during the American Revolution, the tiny sliver of mud is home to 470 hardy people who live an isolated and challenging existence, with one foot in the 21st century and another in times long passed. They are separated from their countrymen by the nation's largest estuary, and a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dey St., an imprint of William Morrow 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 639.56 SWI

Kenan, Tessa

Summary: "In Skateboards, emergent readers learn about skateboards and how they're used as a mode of transportation. Carefully crafted text uses high-frequency words, repetitive sentence patterns, and strong visual references to support emergent readers, ensuring reading success by making sure they aren't facing too many challenges at once."--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: tadpole books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796.22 KEN

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