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Mara, Wil

Summary: In Democracy at Work, readers will learn about another side of the American government, both past and present. Sidebars include thought-provoking trivia, and ask questions about current events as well as the readers' own lives.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cherry Lake Publishing 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 320.4 MAR

Mara, Wil

Summary: "In Local Action, readers will learn about another side of the American government, both past and present. Sidebars include thought-provoking trivia, and ask questions about current events as well as the readers' own lives. Questions in the backmatter ask for text-dependent analysis. Photos, a glossary, and additional resources are included." -- Publisher's website.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cherry Lake Publishing 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 320.8 MAR

Mara, Wil

Summary: Consisting of a diamond-shaped main island and dozens of other, smaller islands, Singapore is not a very large country. However, despite its small size, it plays a major role in the world economy. Readers will trace Singapore's fascinating history from ancient times to the latest developments. They will get a close look at the country's landscapes, animals, and people as they dive into the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 959.5 MAR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 959.5 MAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Mara, Wil.

Summary: Introduces to readers the life and legacy of the first female air pilot who disappeared over the Pacific Ocean in 1937 while on a flight around the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 EAR

Mara, Wil.

Summary: "Explore the life of a colonial farmer and his importance to the community, as well as everyday life, responsibilities, and social practices during that time"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marshall Cavendish Benchmark 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 630 MAR

Mara, Wil.

Summary: Introduces George Washington, first president of the United States.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 WAS

Mara, Wil.

Summary: Examines the events and aftermath of the massacre by the Chinese army of protestors in Beijing's Tiananmen Square in 1989.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 951.058 MAR

Mara, Wil

Summary: Bob Easton thinks he has a cold. Before he dies in agony, four days later, he infects dozens of people. Local health agencies become quickly overwhelmed by the sick and dying and beg the CDC for help. Dr. Michael Beck and Cara Porter, a member of the Epidemic Intelligence Service, race to identify the deadly bug. They can't cure it until they know what it is. Dennis and Andi Jensen and their...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Macmillan Audio 2012

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Mara, Wil

Summary: "This book details the history, culture, geography, and government of Norway"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Press Inc. 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 948.1 MAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Mara, Wil

Summary: "Learn about the history of software development and find out what it takes to make it in this exciting career field."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 005 MAR

Mara, Wil.

Summary: "Provides comprehensive information on President Gerald Ford and places him within his historical and cultural context. Also explored are the formative events of his times and how he responded"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marshall Cavendish Benchmark 2010

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Mara, Wil.

Summary: This book introduces the youngest readers to Harriet Tubman.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 TUB

Mara, Wil.

Summary: When Jackie Robinson joined the Brooklyn Dodgers he became the fir st African American to play on a white Major League Baseball team. Read about how Robinson changed the face of baseball when he broke the color barrier and opened the door for the non-white players that followed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 ROB

Mara, Wil.

Summary: Describes the oviraptor's looks, eating habits, and fighting style.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 567.9 MAR

Mara, Wil.

Summary: Describes the geography, history, government, economy, and culture of Poland.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 943.8 MAR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 943.8 MAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Mara, Wil

Summary: Located along the west coast of Europe’s Balkan Peninsula, Albania is a nation that has experienced tremendous changes in recent decades. Once a communist nation, its current government was established after a revolution in the early 1990s. Since then, it has been steadily growing and changing. Readers will find out what it is like to live in Albania today, explore the country’s long history,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 949.65 MAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Mara, Wil

Summary: The Internet offers a huge range of incredible benefits to its users. Unfortunately, it also provides criminals with a whole new way to lie, steal, and cheat from behind the safety of a computer screen. Readers will find out how these cutting-edge criminals hack into bank accounts, steal information, and much more while remaining a step ahead of the authorities. They will also learn how to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 364 MAR

Mara, Wil

Summary: "Learn about the history of deep sea exploration and find out what it takes to make it in this exciting career field"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 551.4 MAR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 551.4 MAR

Mara, Wil.

Summary: This book is a brief overview of the life of the man who was President of the United States during the difficult years of the Civil War, and who issued the Emancipation Proclamation, freeing the slaves.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 LIN

Mara, Wil.

Summary: Delivers facts about the apatosaurus and how it lived.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 567.9 MAR

Mara, Wil.

Summary: Uncover the evidence surrounding the assassination as you learn the official story of what happened that fateful day, as well as some of the many alternative theories about who shot President Kennedy, and why.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Franklin Watts 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y 973.922 MAR

Mara, Wil.

Summary: "Explore the life of a colonial innkeeper and his importance to the community, as well as everyday life, responsibilities, and social practices during that time"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marshall Cavendish Benchmark 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 647.94 MAR

Mara, Wil.

Summary: Rich in natural resources, Myanmar is one of the largest countries in Southeast Asia. Though the country has long experienced instable government and economic difficulties, it is lately seeing a great deal of progress and improvement. Readers will find out what these changes mean for the people of Myanmar, what role the country has played in historic events, and how it has gotten to where it is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 959.1 MAR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 959.1 MAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Mara, Wil.

Summary: "Explore the life of a colonial silversmith and his importance to the community, as well as everyday life, responsibilities, and social practices during that time"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marshall Cavendish Benchmark 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 739.23 MAR