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Lane, Nick

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "A renowned biochemist's illuminating inquiry into the Krebs cycle and the origins of life. What brings the Earth to life, and our own lives to an end? For decades, biology has been dominated by the study of genetic information. Information is important, but it is only part of what makes us alive. Our inheritance also includes our living metabolic network, a flame passed from generation to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2022

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Knowles, Laura

Summary: "How can something so small grow into a tree, which is such an incredibly big thing to be? Journey through the seasons and years to watch as a single seed transforms into a mighty tree, and spot all the creatures that make it their home"--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Words & PIctures 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 580 KNO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE KNO

Hickman, Pamela

Summary: "An introduction to seasonal changes in nature, young readers will learn about the six animals that all share the same habitat of an oak tree. Throughout the seasons, readers see how the oak tree -- and its animal inhabitants -- change and adapt as the weather turns colder and then warmer. In a parallel story, told only in the art, readers will discover that the family living on the property...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kids Can Press 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 577.3 HIC

Weaver, Libby

Summary: How often does not having enough energy get in the way of what you want to achieve? If you had an abundance of energy, what things would you do differently in your life? Would you start a business, prioritise time for yourself, choose to study something new, or would your relationships be different? How would you impact the world around you? It's easy to pass off feeling tired and put it down...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hay House 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616 Wea

Bissonette, Aimaee M.

Summary: "Trees can live a very long time, but what happens when they die? This unusual book describes, in lyrical prose accompanied by colorful and graphic illustrations, that trees have a whole long second life, continuing to contribute to their habitat, the environment, and the cycle of life"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Albert Whitman & Company 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 582.16 BIS

Acosta, Jim

Summary: "From CNN's veteran Chief White House Correspondent Jim Acosta, an explosive, first-hand account of the dangers he faces reporting on the current White House while fighting on the front lines in President Trump's war on truth."--Publisher's description.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 323.44 ACO

Ferry, Beth

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Summary: "What makes an oak tree an oak tree and what makes a squirrel a squirrel? In Squirrel's Family Tree, things aren't always what they seem. As squirrel searches for, finds, and hides her acorn treasures beneath the shadows of the great oak trees in the forest, little does she know the role she plays in creating the very environment she forages in."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

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Dychtwald, Maddy

Summary: Life expectancy has soared to age seventy-seven and promises to rise further, and we are starting to make decisions based less on age and more on lifestyle and life stage. Maddy Dychtwald, a leading expert on generational marketing, offers a radical new view of how Americans live, work, and buy according to the new freedoms and responsibilities of our shifting age demographics, and the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 303.4 DYC

Summary: "Our hands-on kit highlights the life cycles of butterflies, chickens, and frogs - with five realistic manipulatives for each animal. Children can put them in sequential order or compare one animal's life cycle to another"--Container

Format: three dimensional object

Publisher / Publication Date: Lakeshore Learning Materials 2003

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1 available in STEM Kits, Call number: J STEM KIT 254

Shapiro, Sheryl.

Summary: Explores the idea of what is round -- from the spots on a ladybug's back to a ring on a finger or a wheel on a bike.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Annick Press 2013

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1 available in JE Concept Crates, Call number: JE SHA

Bulla, Clyde Robert.

Summary: Did you know that a tree is the biggest plant that grows? How does it get the food it needs? Read and find out about a tree's life cycle through the seasons.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 2001

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE LET

Bash, Barbara.

Summary: Text and pictures document the life cycle of this amazing tree of the African savannah, and portrays the animals and people it helps to support.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sierra Club Books 1989

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Lawrence, Ellen

Summary: From space, our planet looks mostly blue. That's because most of Earth's surface is covered in water. Learn about the Earth's water, and the water cycle.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bearport Publishing 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 551.48 LAW

Ross, Michael Elsohn

Summary: Describes the cycle of soil decomposition and the water cycle, as well as how to develop a compost pile for recycling peapods and other garden products into compost to feed a garden.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Millbrook Press 2002

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 551 ROS

Lyon, George Ella

Summary: "Where does water come from? Where does water go? Find out in this exploration of oceans and waterways that highlights an important reality: Our water supply is limited, and it is up to us to protect it."--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing Division 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE LYO

Moon, Emily Kate

Summary: "Drop the water droplet leads young readers on an adventure through the hydrologic cycle"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2021

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Summary: In 2010, the eyes of the world turned to Chile, where 33 miners had been buried alive by the catastrophic explosion and collapse of a 100-year-old gold and copper mine. Over the next 69 days, an international team worked night and day in a desperate attempt to rescue the trapped men as their families and friends, as well as millions of people globally, waited and watched anxiously for any sign...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD 33 RATED PG-13

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2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA THI

Thomas, Isabel

Summary: Learn all about the water cycle and find out how water shapes our planet. Make a precipitation gauge or grow your own stalactite. Find out how important it is to conserve water and harness its energy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: QEB Publishing 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 553.7 THO

Paul, Miranda.

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: "A spare, poetic picture book exploring the different phases of the water cycle in surprising and engaging ways"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2015

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE PAU

Summary: The extraordinary story of the iconic poet, musician and folksinger Violeta Parra, whose songs have become hymns for Chileans and Latin Americans alike. Director Andres Wood traces the intensity and explosive vitality of her life, from humble origins to international fame, her defense of indigenous cultures and devotion to her art.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN VIO

Franklin, Jonathan

Summary: This is the account of the 2010 San Jose mine rescue in Chile, after one of the longest human entrapments in history. With his coveted "rescue pass," the author was permitted access far past the police perimeter. It would be seventeen long days before the miners were discovered alive and the world press descended. It would be another fifty-two days before the miners were all successfully...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363.11 FRA

Ball, Nate

Summary: The PBS television host and his team of young scientists investigate how the water cycle works by shrinking themselves down to the size of a raindrop to explore such elements as ice, steam, estuaries, snowflakes, and puddles.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

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Diamant, Anita

Summary: "Explores the subject of menstruation, from toxic historic and religious roots to how young activists are challenging the silence and shame that can erode self-esteem and even threaten lives ..."--Page 4 of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2021

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 612.6 DIA

Makos, Adam

Summary: Adapted for young adults from the New York Times best-seller, this gripping true account of a WWII American tank gunner, who met his destiny in an armor duel and forged an enduring bond with his enemy, brings to life the perils of war.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2022

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1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA 921 SMO

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