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Lewin, Ted.

Summary: Recounts an expedition through the Moremi Wildlife Reserve in Botswana, describing the vegetation and wildlife, and culminating in the sighting of an African elephant herd.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2000

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 591.96 LEW

Lewin, Ted

Summary: A boy goes for a walk where he sees a dog, trucks, flowers, a bird, and other things; and then goes home to draw them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2016

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Lewin, Ted.

Summary: The authors recount how the trained elephants of southern India, in particular the one chosen to be the lead elephant in the Mysore Dasara, are raised, cared for, and prepared for performing in ceremonial processions. Includes background information and glossary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lee & Low Books 2009

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Lewin, Ted.

Summary: Describes the types of work that different animals do, including donkeys, camels, goats, sheep, and elephants.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2014

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Bartone, Elisa.

Summary: Peppe's father is upset when he learns that Peppe has taken a job lighting the gas street lamps in his New York City neighborhood.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books 1993

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E BAR

Borden, Louise.

Summary: With the help of his teacher, a young boy realizes that he not only shares his birthday and similar physical appearance with Abraham Lincoln, but that he is like him in other ways as well.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 1999

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

Helfer, Ralph.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Born on the same day in the same German town, Bram and his elephant, Modoc, grew up side by side. Their circus act brought them wide fame, but their incredible bond would also lead to a series of adventures with danger at every turn.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 791.32 HEL

McDonald, Megan.

Summary: Grandpa tells stories of the fruit and vegetable huckster in his childhood neighborhood, a man he learns to appreciate after a rocky start.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books 1991

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MCD

Bunting, Eve

Summary: While on a school field trip to an orchard to make cider, a young immigrant named Farah gains self-confidence when the green apple she picks perfectly complements the other students' red apples.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books 2006

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BUN

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

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FICTION Bunting

Heide, Florence Parry.

Summary: A young Egyptian boy describes the city of Cairo as he goes about his daily work and waits for the evening to share a special surprise with his family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books 1990

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HEI

Weller, Frances Ward.

Summary: Aboard a whale-watching boat, a youngster observes the activities of a humpback whale. Includes factual information on the characteristics of whales spotted off the New England coast.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 1991

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

Bartone, Elisa.

Summary: Peppe's father is upset when he learns that Peppe has taken a job lighting the gas street lamps in his New York City neighborhood.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books 1993

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BAR

Hodges, Margaret.

Summary: A young man rejects his wealthy background to lead a life of poverty and good works, always befriending animals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 1991

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High, Linda Oatman.

Summary: Eight-year-old Ivy Cordelia spends the summer of 1936 in Atlantic City with her photographer father, and dreams of being the girl who perches on a horse as it dives into a tank of water.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2003

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HIG

Kudlinski, Kathleen V.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 1989

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 CAR

Kudlinski, Kathleen V.

Summary: A biography of the scientist and writer whose book "Silent Spring" warned of the dangers of pesticides and launched a popular movement to control their use.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking Kestrel 1988

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 CAR

McDonald, Megan.

Summary: An old man tells his grandchildren how he and a friend accidentally smashed the pumpkin his sister was growing and had to find a replacement.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books 1992

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MCD

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MCD

Summary: A collection of seventeen stories, poems, and excerpts from books about horses, by well-known authors over several centuries.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 1989

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

Banks, Lynne Reid

Summary: In this third book about Omri and his magic cupboard, Omri and his friend Patrick must risk grownups' discovering their secret when they find themselves in need of a friend's toy plastic doctors to save wounded people from the dangerous world of the Old West which the cupboard enables them to enter.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avon 1990

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

Summary: A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV TWI

Levin, Ted

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Georgia Press 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 508.759 LEV

Dewan, Ted.

Summary: A sorcerer's robot-apprentice attempts to create an apprentice for himself, with near disastrous results.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday Book for Young Readers 1998

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE DEW