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Spilsbury, Richard

Summary: Multiple sclerosis, a progressive autoimmune disorder that affects the central nervous system, usually develops between the ages of twenty and fifty. This guide to multiple sclerosis describes the difference between the four types of the disease and how sufferers can manage their symptoms through medications such as corticosteroids. Though scientists are unsure what causes MS or how to prevent...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Rosen Central 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 616.8 SPI

Spilsbury, Richard

Summary: Describes the physical characteristics, life cycle, habitat, and individual and group behavior of the chimpanzee.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2003

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: P-J Basket SPI

Spilsbury, Richard.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.8 Spilsbury 2016

Spilsbury, Richard

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 623 Spilsbury 2016

Spilsbury, Richard

Summary: This book describes the rise in power of Shaka Zulu, a leader from the Zulu Kingdom in Africa, as well as day-to-day life for the Zulu people.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Raintree 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 SHA

Spilsbury, Richard

Summary: "In 2000, the FDA approved the Da Vinci surgical robotic system. The Da Vinci is a robot controlled by a surgeon used to do delicate and technical surgeries, and it represents a whole segment of robots used to aid doctors, pharmacists, and others in the medical field. Readers are introduced to cutting-edge medical technology with full-color photographs of robots actually used in hospitals and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629 SPI

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.8 Spilsbury 2016

Spilsbury, Richard

Summary: Describes the evolution of communication from telegrams to cell phones, focusing on the invention of the telephone by Alexander Graham Bell in 1876 and explaining how this technology changed America.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 621.385 SPI

Spilsbury, Richard

Summary: Explores the behaviors and daily life of a chimpanzee troop, as well as their habitat, environmental threats, and the advantages of group living.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.885 SPI

Spilsbury, Richard

Summary: This book describes Geronimo's rise to power from his point of view and what it was like to live as a Native American in the Southwest.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Raintree 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 GER

Spilsbury, Richard

Summary: Profiles the life and career of rap musician and businessman, Jay-Z.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2013

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 JAY

Spilsbury, Richard

Summary: Discusses how amphibians differ from other animals, their habitat, how they are born and develop, what they eat, how they reproduce, and their typical life expectancy.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2003

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 597.8 SPI

Spilsbury, Richard.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 623.8 Spilsbury 2016

Spilsbury, Richard

Summary: Provides a guide to creating a band, including choosing an instrument, working with others, and finding the perfect bandmates.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Raintree 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 781.4 SPI

Spilsbury, Richard

Summary: Discusses how insects differ from other animals, their habitat, what they eat, how they are born and develop, how they reproduce, and their typical life expectancy.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2003

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 595.7 SPI

Spilsbury, Richard.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.8 Spilsbury 2016

Spilsbury, Richard.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.43 Spilsbury 2016

Spilsbury, Louise.

Summary: "Describes forms of sculpture, the textures of materials used, and provides project ideas, including wire sculpture and junk art"--Provided by publisher.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Cherrytree Books 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 731.4 SPI

Spilsbury, Louise

Summary: Explains the concept of volume with examples and hands-on experiments.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 534 SPI

Spilsbury, Louise.

Summary: Describes the physical characteristics and habitat of the Asiatic elephant, and explains why their numbers are threatened and what can be done about it.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2006

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.676 SPI

Spilsbury, Louise

Summary: "Rivers and lakes are home to some of the world's most captivating creatures. Diving beetles, water lilies, salmon, and fish eagles are just some of the diverse life-forms readers will learn about in this information-rich title. Readers learn how creatures adapt and survive in this fascinating biome."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 577.6 SPI

Spilsbury, Louise

Summary: No one lives on Antarctica other than scientists who study it and those who support their work. Many live at the McMurdo Research Station, but others may do their work in mobile stations, battling the cold, dry environment while trying to make fantastic science discoveries. Readers are introduced to some of the most extreme and fascinating STEM careers there are. From climate study to research...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 577.5 SPI

Spilsbury, Louise

Summary: Beautiful coral reefs are teeming with life that's not found anywhere else on the planet. This diverse and fascinating biome is home to thousands of fish, octopi, sea slugs, and sharks. Readers learn about these creatures and many more in this science-rich title that uses age-appropriate language and fun fact boxes to discuss adaptation and survival, ecosystem balance, interdependency, and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 577.7 SPI

Spilsbury, Louise

Summary: There's only so far people can go underground. Eventually, heat and pressure become too much, and scientists have to rely on technology to record information for them. Readers learn all about the latest science being done underground, including research on fossils and fossil fuels, volcanoes, soil, and more. From geology to seismology, several different kinds of science are discussed,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 550 SPI

Spilsbury, Louise.

Summary: Introduces sound and how it is made, explaining how sound waves travel through the air, and includes activities to help readers understand how to make sound.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann Library 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 534 SPI