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Reed, M. K.

Summary: "As snowpocalypse descends once again, one temperamental weatherman is determined to set the record straight on the myths and misconceptions surrounding the elements. What is the difference between weather and climate? How do weather satellites predict the future? Can someone outrun a tornado? Does the rotation of the Earth affect wind currents? And does meteorology have anything to do with...

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Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2019

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Woollcott, Tory

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Summary: "In this volume, Fahama has been kidnapped by a mad scientist and his zombie assistant, and they are intent on stealing her brain! She'll need to learn about the brain as fast as possible in order to plan her escape! How did the brain evolve? How do our senses work in relation to the brain? How do we remember things? What makes you, YOU? Get an inside look at the human brain, the most advanced...

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Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2018

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Chad, Jon

Summary: Aurora, a young explorer, introduces the science and characteristics of volcanoes, discussing lava, tetonic plates, the creation of new land masses, and magma vents.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 551.2 CHA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 551.2 Chad 2016

Hirsch, Andy

2 holds on 1 copy

Summary: Bean, a calico kitten abandoned on the streets, explores the history of domesticated cats, detailing how evolution and selective breeding have developed such traits in cats as retractable claws, slit pupils, and sense of balance.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2019

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Drozd, Anne

Summary: "Meet the visionary physicists, chemists, engineers, and entertainers (as well as mice, bears, tortoises, and more) who took rockets from illuminations in the sky to the most powerful vehicles ever known. You'll also find out how using a gyroscope, swinging on a swing set, and spraying water from a garden hose are the keys to understanding space travel"--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Lobby Display, Call number: J 629 DRO

Hirsch, Andy

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: How well do you know our favorite furry companion? Did they really descend from wolves? What's the difference between a Chihuahua and a Saint Bernard? And just how smart are they? Join one friendly mutt on a journey to discover the secret origin of dogs, how genetics and evolution shape species, and where in the world his favorite ball bounced off to.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2017

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Wilgus, Alison

Summary: "In an era of dirigibles and hot air balloons, the Wright brothers were among the first innovators of heavier-than-air flight. But in the hotly competitive international race toward flight, Orville and Wilbur were up against a lot more than bad weather. Mechanical failures, lack of information, and even other aviators complicated the Wright brothers' journey. But thanks to their carefully...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second, an imprint of Roaring Brook Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 920 WIL

Hirsch, Andy

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Follows an acorn as it learns about its future as a tree, describing each stage of the plant's life from seed germination to maturation, and includes information on different types of trees and their role in the planet's ecosystem.

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Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2018

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Koch, Falynn

Summary: In Bats, we follow a little brown bat whose wing is injured by humans on a nature hike. He is taken to a bat rehabilitation center where he meets many different species of bats. They teach him how they fly, what they eat, and where they like to live --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 599.4 KOC

Viola, Jason

Summary: "Do you have what it takes to live in one of the harshest places in the world? What if you had just a couple years to gain the knowledge you'll need to survive on your own? Join two curious polar bear cubs as they play, hunt, and navigate life in the Arctic. With each season, they learn polar bear biology and behavior, as well as strategies and skills that will help them thrive in a landscape...

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Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 599.786 VIO

Zettwoch, Dan

Summary: Presents the history of automobiles and how they work, examining the functions of the internal combustion engine, the development of car culture in the United States, and the effect automobiles have on the environment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2019

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Flood, Joe

Summary: Presented in comic book format, this in-depth introduction to sharks examines their undersea terrain, their cunning adaptability, and their staggering variety. Includes glossary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2018

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Koch, Falynn

Summary: In gloriously gross detail, you'll meet dangerous microscopic invaders like protozoa, fungi, viruses, and foreign bacteria - then see how our bodies work to fight back and defend us against future infections. We get to know the critters behind history's worst diseases. We delve into the biology and mechanisms of infections, diseases, and immunity, and also the incredible effect that technology...

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Publisher / Publication Date: First Second Books 2017

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Scott, Mairghread

Summary: Presents the history of robotics, from the world's earliest mechanized robots to modern machines used in the home, in the military, and in space exploration.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 629.8 SCO

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