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Wood, John

Summary: Examines the animal species that live in the mountains, discussing what these animals eat, how they survive in the wild, and where they build their homes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: KidHaven Publishing, an imprint of Greenhaven Publishing, LLC 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 591.75 WOO

Wood, John

Summary: Many people know the dangers of coming in contact with different types of bacteria, but what they may not be familiar with are the good types of bacteria. This accessible text explains the various types of good and bad bacteria and their value to different ecosystems. Readers will deepen their understanding of these organisms after seeing what they look like under a microscope.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: KidHaven Publishing 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 579.3 WOO

Wood, John

Summary: "Crimes and criminals of yesteryear are an absorbing way to attract readers to learning about history. Pirates seeking treasure, gunslingers of the Wild West, and clever criminal masterminds are the focus of this high-interest volume. Readers will love learning who was clapped in irons, thrown into dungeons, and sentenced to the gallows. Captivating artwork and photographs complement the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 364.1 WOO

Wood, John

Summary: Fungi play an important part in our world. Some fungi are mushrooms that can be cooked into delicious meals, but others are poisonous. It's important to be able to tell them apart before eating them. Readers gain this valuable knowledge as they explore what fungi look like to the human eye and under the microscope.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: KidHaven Publishing, an imprint of Greenhaven Publishing, LLC 2020

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Wood, John

Summary: Examines the animal species that live in Antarctica, discussing what these animals eat, how they survive in the wild, and where they build their homes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: KidHaven Publishing, an imprint of Greenhaven Publishing, LLC 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 591.998 WOO

Wood, John

Summary: The desert is home to many different animal species. These animals make their habitats in this dry climate, which can sometimes be difficult to survive in because of the hot temperatures and scarce food sources. Fun facts about desert animals are presented through age-appropriate text, which covers common science curriculum topics such as animal adaptations and biomes. Vibrant, full-color...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: KidHaven Publishing, an imprint of Greenhaven Publishing, LLC 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 591.754 WOO

Wood, John

Summary: Readers will enjoy learning about marine life as they explore engaging text covering common science curriculum areas, such as ocean habitats and ecology. Where do marine animals catch and kill their prey? How do they stay safe and avoid predators? What animals have ventured to the deepest depths of the sea? Questions such as these are answered in the main text, which is accompanied by bold,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: KidHaven Publishing, an imprint of Greenhaven Publishing, LLC 2018

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Wood, John

Summary: "Modern medicine is such a marvel that it's hard to imagine how deadly it was to live in the past. Sometimes it was hard to stay alive, especially in the care of an ancient doctor. Readers will learn about deadly diseases such as the many plagues that killed off millions in the Middle Ages. They'll discover just how little people knew about the spread of illness and its prevention. Historical...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: 616.07 WOO

Wood, John

Summary: Immigration is a vital part of American history. Today, policies that center on immigration and the ways it has evolved are often the source of political debate and take center stage in current events. This book helps students understand these policies in addition to the major reasons people decide to live in new countries. It examines the ways immigrants have shaped culture and how many...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Enslow Publishing 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 325 WOO

Wood, John

Summary: Many maps present weather patterns, which can aid in helping people predict hurricanes, tornadoes, tsunamis, and other forms of extreme weather. These maps can help people understand the normal patterns of everyday weather as well. Readers are introduced to these kinds of weather maps through accessible main text. Detailed diagrams, useful graphic organizers, interesting fact boxes, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: KidHaven Publishing, an imprint of Greenhaven Publishing LLC 2020

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in JT Non-Fiction, Call number: JT STEM Map Wood

Wood, John

Summary: "What kinds of rocks and sticks can you spot in the woods? Come to forest school to find out! Engage your curiosity with exploration through the forest and hands-on activities. Colorful illustrations paired with bright photos make learning about the forest fun"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bearport Publishing 2022

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 577.3 WOO

Wood, John

Summary: Examines the animal species that live in the rain forest, discussing what these animals eat, how they survive in the wild, and where they build their homes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: KidHaven Publishing, an imprint of Greenhaven Publishing, LLC 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 591.734 WOO

Wood, John

Summary: "Certain disasters have left such an indelible mark on history that people never tire of learning about them and wanting to discover more details. That's true of the dreadful disasters in this captivating book, which describes what happened in a sensitive and accessible way. As riveted readers learn about history's biggest catastrophes, they'll feel like they're on the scene, including the deck...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 363.3409 WOO

Wood, John

Summary: What do different parasites look like under the microscope? Readers find out with this engaging look at a fascinating group of living things. The comprehensive main text discusses the different kinds of parasites that exist in the world and their specific functions within ecosystems.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: KidHaven Publishing, an imprint of Greenhaven Publishing, LLC 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 578.65 WOO

Wood, John

Summary: "Military history is a source of fascination for many young historians, but war is a truly gruesome part of history. From knights in suits of armor to the flying aces of the world wars, this eye-opening volume offers a comprehensive look at one part of humankind's nasty past. Readers examine the evolution of warfare. Along with riveting facts about deadly weapons and military maneuvers, readers...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 355.0202 WOO

Wood, John Norris.

Summary: Text and illustrations with movable flaps introduce the characteristics of a variety of marine animals whose shape and/or coloration helps camouflage them from their enemies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1985

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 591.92 WOO

Wood, John Norris.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mathew Price 0000

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WOO

Summary: Recovering addict and amputee John Wood finds himself in a stranger-than-fiction battle to reclaim his mummified leg from Southern entrepreneur Shannon Whisnant, who found it in a grill he bought at an auction. The stranger-than-fiction chain of events soon sets John heading to his certain demise. Just in time, however, another twist in these fantastical occurrences gives John a final shot at...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF FIN

Arthur, John Wood

Summary: "Beer: A Global Journey Through the Past and Present offers a comprehensible and readable worldwide perspective on the dynamic origin and impact of beer, as well as rich descriptions of its continued importance among Indigenous societies today. Ancient and contemporary beers from the Near East, Asia, Africa, Europe, and the Americas document the remarkable influence Indigenous beers have had in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2022

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 663 ART

Sweet, John Wood

Summary: Summer, 1793. A crime was committed in the back room of a New York brothel-- the kind of crime that even victims usually kept secret. Instead, seventeen-year-old seamstress Lanah Sawyer charged a gentleman with rape. Her accusation sparked a raw courtroom drama and a relentless struggle for vindication that threatened both Lanah's and her assailant's lives. The trial exposed a predatory sexual...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2022

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 345.73 SWE

Summary: HMS Pinafore: Ralph Rackstraw, a humble sailor, is smitten with the captain's daughter, Josephine, a woman far above his social rank. When Josephine declares her love for Ralph, the couple decide to elope. Their plans are thwarted, but the lovers are reunited when Ralph's true social position is revealed. Trial by jury: Jurors and reporters gather in a courtroom for a much-publicized case...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur 2005

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1 available in Opera DVDs, Call number: DVD OPERA GIL

Summary: Detective Chief Superintendent Christopher Foyle works in the English town of Hastings. As World War II tears at the social fabric of this once quiet coastal community, Foyle investigates crimes the conflict has fostered on the home front.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV FOY

Summary: Young electronics wizard David Lightman unwittingly hooks into America's supersecret wargames computer and the world is suddenly threatened with nuclear annihilation.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 1998

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Summary: "Orlando, an English nobleman, defies the laws of nature with surprising results. Immortal and highly imaginative, he undergoes a series of extraordinary transformations that humorously, hauntingly illustrate the eternal war between the sexes."--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Video 1999

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