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Winter, Jeanette

Summary: At the top of the world, a polar bear hunts, swims, courts, raises cubs, and worries as they go off on their own.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beach Lane Books 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WIN

Heder, Thyra

Summary: Sophie is uninterested in writing a research report on polar bears until a polar bear named Olafur swoops her away to the Arctic, where she learns all about the playful bear's habits and habitat, from glacier mice to Northern Lights.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Books for Young Readers 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E HED

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HED

Summary: Horton is a the lovable elephant who tries to protect tiny creatures on a speck of dust. It seems that he is the only one who can hear the tiny people of the tiny planet.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2008

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD HOR RATED G

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

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1 available in Children's videos, Call number: J DVD Movie Horton 2008

Wallace, Sandra Neil

Summary: Recounts George W. De Long's expedition to reach the North Pole.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Calkins Creek 2017

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Allgor, Marie.

Summary: Discusses the tundra biome and the many endangered species that live there, including wild yaks, Siberian cranes, and Siberian marmots.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 591.68 ALL

Sill, Cathryn P.

Summary: Explores the major attributes of the Arctic and Antarctic biomes, showcasing the diversity of regional animals and their environments.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Peachtree Publishers 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 577 SIL

David, Erica.

Summary: "Diego needs to get two baby polar bears back to their mother. It's a big rescue, but he can do it with a little help from Dora, Baby Jaguar, Alicia, and you! Join Diego on his latest exciting adventure." -- [p. 4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Spotlight/Nickelodeon 2009

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George, Jean Craighead

Summary: Tigluk and his grandmother paddle out into the Arctic Ocean where they find a young polar bear whose mother has died because of the changes brought about by the warming climate, and they bring the cub back to their town so they can teach it how to survive in a changing world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Laura Geringer Books 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction George 2009

Fabiny, Sarah

Summary: "Without risking life or limb, readers can explore the wonders and beauty of the Amazon in this Where Is ...? title. Human beings have inhabited the banks of the Amazon River since 13,000 BC and yet they make up just a small percentage of the 'population' of this geographic wonderland. The Amazon River basin teems with life--animal and plant alike. It's a rainforest that is home to an estimated...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2016

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Stonehouse, Bernard.

Summary: Identifies various habitats found in tropical rainforests including swamplands, estuaries and marsh lands as well as the different types of plants, insects and wildlife that inhabit them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crabtree Pub. Co. 2001

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Summary: Contains fifteen prose stories about polar exploration by a variety of authors, including Barry Lopez, Nancy Mitford, Richard E. Byrd, Sir Ernest Shackleton, and others.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thunder's Mouth Press/Balliett & Fitzgerald 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 919.8 ICE

Marshall, Joseph

Summary: Teased for his fair coloring, eleven-year-old Jimmy McClean travels with his maternal grandfather, Nyles High Eagle, to learn about his Lakota heritage while visiting places significant in the life of Crazy Horse, the nineteenth-century Lakota leader andwarrior, in a tale that weaves the past with the present. Includes historical note and glossary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2015

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

Arnosky, Jim

Summary: Describes how some animals survive in frigid regions, including muskrats, walruses, and the Arctic fox.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Pub Co Inc 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Arnosky 2015

Messner, Kate

Summary: Once again the mysterious box takes the golden retriever Ranger back in time, and he finds himself on Robert Falcon Scott's ship, the Terra Nova, headed for Antarctica, where his mission is to save Jack Nin, a Chinese-Maori stowaway from New Zealand, from the blizzards, unstable ice, and the other hazards that lie ahead for the doomed expedition.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2016

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2 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC MES

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION MES

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MES

Brooks, Erik

Summary: Alex, a polar bear, and Zina, a penguin, are very different but they can still find ways to meet in the middle.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marshall Cavendish Children 2010

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE BRO

George, Jean Craighead

Summary: Bessie and a polar bear cub named Snow Bear play on the ice, while her older brother and the mother bear watch to make sure that everyone is safe.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion Books for Children 1999

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction George 1999

Gamble, Adam.

Summary: Easy-to-read text introduces the sights of the North Pole and Santa's Village.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Our World of Books 2012

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Carter, Sue

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910.92 CAR

London, Jonathan

Summary: Describes how a polar bear and the little fox that follows it survive over the course of a year in the Arctic. Includes afterword with facts about Arctic animals and Inuit peoples.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books 1998

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Allende, Isabel.

Summary: When fifteen-year-old Alexander Cold accompanies his individualistic grandmother on an expedition to find a humanoid Beast in the Amazon, he experiences ancient wonders and a supernatural world as he tries to avert disaster for the Indians.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rayo 2002

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1 available in Young Adult Foreign Language, Call number: YA FOREIGN SPANISH ALL

Moore, Lindsay

Summary: A polar bear waits patiently for spring when the ice breaks up, but after months of hunting, paddling, and resting on ice floes, summer ends and the bear must swim very far to find land. Includes facts about polar bears and the effect of climate change on their environment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwillow Books, an Imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE MOO

Summary: A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the general ecology and animal life of the two polar regions and to their place in human history.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2004

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD J 919.8 ARC

Cass, Kiera

Summary: Para treinta y cinco chicas, La Selecciónes una oportunidad que solo se presenta una vez en la vida. La oportunidad de escapar de la vida que les ha tocado por nacer en una determinada familia. La oportunidad de que las trasladen a un mundo de trajes preciosos y joyas que no tienen precio. La oportunidad de vivir en un palacio y de competir por el corazón del guapísimo príncipe Maxon. Sin...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roca Editorial 2012

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1 available in Young Adult Foreign Language, Call number: YA FOREIGN SPANISH CAS

Snedden, Robert.

Summary: Describes the climate, weather, flora, and fauna of the Arctic and Antarctic.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Smart Apple Media 2005

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 577.091 Snedden