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Roesser, Marie

Summary: Readers head into the forest and learn about just a few of the fascinating life-forms that call it home. Young forest rangers will learn to spot oak and maple seeds, how ants help forests grow, and more cool facts about this remarkable biome. Appealing low-ATOS text is coupled with perfectly chosen photographs to further engage readers. This charming book is a great resource to support the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 577.3 ROE

Roesser, Marie

Summary: "The Middle Ages aren't just an uninteresting period of history trapped between ancient times and the Renaissance, as the name suggests. It's 1,000 years of fascinating historical events, including the Crusades, the Black Death, and the longest war that has ever been fought. This comprehensible book takes young historians on the journey from the beginning of medieval times--with the fall of the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 940.1 ROE

Roesser, Marie

Summary: Even the smallest pond is teeming with plant and animal life. Ponds are essential food sources for so many animals, including miniscule minnows and big bass. Ducks and spiders live hidden in the grasses surrounding ponds, while crayfish swim pond waters in search of a tadpole snack. This accessible volume gives readers an understanding of parts of the intricate ecosystem of a pond and an...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 577.63 ROE

Roesser, Marie

Summary: "'Renaissance' means 'rebirth' in French. The Renaissance period of European history is aptly named because people had a rebirth, or renewed, interest in the ideas of ancient Greeks and Romans. This led to a new age of science and art. Readers will learn about the many aspects of the Renaissance as well as the prominent figures of this era, including Nicolaus Copernicus, Leonardo da Vinci, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 940.2 ROE

Roesser, Marie

Summary: For those who've wondered what fish can lay claim to the title "fastest" and "largest," this vibrant volume has the answers. A trip to the aquarium is the lens through which the reader becomes acquainted with such water-dwelling animals as alligators, whale sharks, and sea turtles. They'll learn fun facts about each, marvel at the impressive photographs, and most of all, find out that aquariums...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 639.34 ROE

Roesser, Marie

Summary: "The impact of the Norman Conquest in England can't be overstated. After William of Normandy conquered the Anglo-Saxons in 1066, the very culture of England changed, from the social structure to the written language. This carefully researched and accessible volume explains the Normans' strategy, significant events on and off the battlefield, and the key figures to know about this momentous...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 942.02 ROE

Summary: Where eagles dare: Commandos charged with freeing a U.S. general from an Alpine fortress should trust nothing -- including their own search-and-rescue orders.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Turner Entertainment Co. 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE ESS