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Zoehfeld, Kathleen Weidner

Summary: An introduction to rocks and minerals including how they are formed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JBR BLUE ZOE

Green, Dan

Summary: The Rock and Gem Book is packed full of photos of natural wonders, including rocks, minerals, gems, shells and fossils. This children's encyclopedia displays more than 1,200 full-color specimens, from sapphires and rubies to silver and pearl, revealing the unique qualities of each material and how it is used in industry, architecture, art and science. Including precious metals, rare fossils,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dorling Publishing 2016

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Burgan, Michael

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Summary: "Impress your friends and family with all these weird but true facts about everything rock and mineral"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2022

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Wood, Alix

Summary: Rocks and minerals are the building blocks of our world, but there's a huge and fascinating variety of these materials, from the roundest gray pond rock to the most brilliant and sparkly diamond. Readers will learn about all manner of rocks and minerals, as well as their properties, types, and uses. Color photos and diagrams allow curious geologists in training to study rocks and minerals in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2022

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in JT Non-Fiction, Call number: JT Geology 549 Wood 2022

Chasek, Ruth.

Summary: Provides general information about rocks and minerals and descriptions of a few common types as well as explaining how to create a collection.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Donohue, Moira Rose

Summary: Featuring more than two hundred photos, this interactive introduction to the Earth's rocks, minerals, gemstones, fossils, and shells is filled with fascinating facts as well as breathtaking natural sites.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2021

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Symes, R. F

Summary: "Unearth a treasure trove of geological knowledge with this in-depth guide to over 500 rocks and minerals"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK 2021

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Lynch, Dan R.

Summary: With this book, you'll experience the excitement of finding, collecting, and identifying rocks and minerals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Adventure Publications 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Davidson, Rose M.

Summary: "Information about gems, rocks, and other shiny objects on the planet, for children"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Tomecek, Steve.

Summary: An introduction to rocks and minerals that features color photographs and facts about the world, the life and death of rocks, and gems.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2011

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O'Donoghue, Michael.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thunder Bay Press 1994

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

Crane, Cody

Summary: What are minerals and how do they form? What do they look like and where are they found? This introduction to minerals covers the basics, from their role as the building blocks of rocks to the most common minerals on Earth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 549 CRA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 549 CRA

Martin, Claudia

Summary: Provides information about rocks, minerals, and gems, describing the ways in which they are formed, their physical characteristics, and where they can be found.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: QEB 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Daly, Ruth

Summary: "Rocks and minerals are natural resources found in Earth. They are used as fuel, for building, and to make items sush as smartphones. Some minerals, including gold and silver, are prized for their beauty. Find out about the different types of rocks and minerals, how they formed, how they are used, and what we can do to conserve and recycle them"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crabtree Publishing Company 2021

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J553 DAL

Walker, Sally M.

Summary: Readers learn about minerals, their properties, and their uses.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Publications Co. 2013

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Aston, Dianna Hutts.

Summary: Introduces readers to rocks and minerals, describing how they are created, what they can be used for, and their different forms and types.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Lewis, Gary

Summary: "Everything you need to become a real rock hound! The world of rocks and minerals is massive, amazing, and full of cool new things to discover! A true identification guide for young geologists, My Awesome Field Guide to Rocks and Minerals helps you learn the skills you need to collect, identify, and catalogue your own treasures. Not only does this book teach you all about rocks and minerals,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rockridge Press 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Dennie, Devin

Summary: Provides information about rocks, minerals, and gems, describing the ways in which they are formed, their physical characteristics, and where they can be found.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2017

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Petersen, Christine.

Summary: Mighty Minerals introduces readers to what minerals are, how they form, and how we use them today.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Pub. Co. 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 549 PET

Simon, Seymour

Summary: Describes types of rocks and minerals, looking as such stones as granite, emerald, sandstone, basalt, quartz, and crystal.

Format: text

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

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Rivera, Andrea

Summary: From table salt to graphite pencils, learn all about minerals and how we use them in five easy-to-read chapters. This book captivates young readers through vibrant, full-color photographs. Zoom in even deeper with a key stats section and bolded glossary words. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Abdo Zoom is a division of ABDO.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abdo Zoom 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 549 RIV

Symes, R. F.

Summary: Text and photographs examine the creation, importance, erosion, mining, and uses of rocks and minerals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dorling Kindersley 2008

Copies Available at East Bay

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

2 holds on 1 copy

Summary: "Profiles nearly 200 types of rocks and minerals from volcanic rocks and granite to sparkling diamonds and explosive sulfur, and tells what they are made of, how they are formed and what they are used for"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Pub. 2012

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Squire, Ann.

Summary: Introduces different types of minerals and where they are found.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2013

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 549 SQU

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