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- Thirteen moons on turtle's back : a Native American year of moons
Celebrates the seasons of the year through poems from the legends of such Native American tribes as the Cherokee, Cree, and Sioux.
- Bob Dylan : voice of a generation
Chronicles the life of singer-songwriter Bob Dylan, describing his childhood in Minnesota, his period in Greenwich Village's folk scene, his changing musical styles, and his significance in music history, and includes a selected discography and a list of further resources.
Forced into an internment camp at the start of World War II, eighteen-year-old Yuki enlists in the Army to fight for the Allies as a member of the "Four-Four-Two," a segregated Japanese American regiment.
The third installment of a lonely girl who attempts to get the attention of her father, only to turn to a fantasy world of friendship and adventure when her efforts fail.
An enormous storm unleashes evil forces that threaten to end the world, and the Gatekeepers--Matt, Pedro, Scott, Jamie, and Scar--come together to prevent destruction.
- Wiley and the Hairy Man [adapted from an American folk tale]
With his mother's help, Wiley outwits the hairy creature that dominates the swamp near his home by the Tombigbee River.
- Raymie Nightingale
Hoping that if she wins a local beauty pageant her father will come home, Raymie practices twirling a baton and performing good deeds as she is drawn into an unlikely friendship with a drama queen and a saboteur.
- Gunpowder girls : the true stories of three Civil War tragedies
"With thousands of men off fighting in the Civil War, the government hired women and girls--some as young as ten--to make millions of rounds of ammunition. Poor immigrant girls and widows paid the price for carelessness at three major arsenals. Many of these workers were killed, blown up and burned beyond recognition. ... Gunpowder Girls tells an amazing war story that finally gives its subjects their due. Hidden history comes alive through primary-source research and page-turning narrative. Gunpowder Girls is a story of child labor and immigrant hopes and the cruel, endless demands of an all-consuming war"--Amazon.com.
- The fever code
"Once there was a world's end. The forests burned, the lakes and rivers dried up, and the oceans swelled. Then came a plague, and fever spread across the globe. Families died, violence reigned, and man killed man. Next came WICKED, who were looking for an answer. And then they found the perfect boy. The boy's name was Thomas, and Thomas built a maze. Now there are secrets. There are lies. And there are loyalties history could never have foreseen. This is the story of that boy, Thomas, and how he built a maze that only he could tear down"--Provided by publisher.
Eleven-year-old Olive finds herself drawn to the grimoire of the witches who built her house and tries to use its spells to uncover the house's magic and control the cats themselves, but the book is more wicked than it seems.
- Rob Gronkowski
Profiles the life and career in profession football of Rob Gronkowski.
- The wyrm king
Nick, Julies, Laurie, and their friends try to prevent a hydra from destroying Florida.
""In a world where disease has been eliminated, the only way to die is to be randomly killed ('gleaned') by professional reapers ('scythes'). Two teens must compete with each other to become a scythe--a position neither of them wants. The one who becomes a scythe must kill the one who doesn't"--
- Search and destroy
Recent high school graduate Rick Ward, undecided about his future and eager to escape his unhappy home life, joins the army and experiences the horrors of the war in Vietnam.
- Brown v. Board of Education : a fight for simple justice
"In 1954, one of the most significant Supreme Court decisions of the twentieth Century aimed to end school segregation in the United States. Although known as Brown v. Board of Education, the ruling applied not just to the case of Linda Carol Brown, an African American third grader refused entry to an all-white Topeka, Kansas school, but to cases involving children in South Carolina, Delaware, Virginia, and Washington, DC. Here is the story of the many people who stood up to racial inequality, some risking significant danger and hardship, and of careful strategizing by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)"--Dust jacket.
- Dinosaurs : fossils and feathers
In graphic novel format looks at the mystery of what happened to the dinosaurs.
- Jason and the Argonauts : the first great quest in Greek mythology
"The story of Jason and the Argonauts' search for the Golden Fleece is one of the earliest recorded Greek myths, and Jason is one of the ancient world's mightiest heroes. With the famed Argonauts, Jason battled monsters, encountered sorceresses, and was aided and hindered in turn by the gods of Olympus on his epic quest. Award-winning author-illustrator Robert Byrd traces each step of our hero's journey to find the Golden Fleece and reclaim his throne. This...illustrated account of the legend brings Jason's life and times to a new generation of readers"--Dust jacket.
"On a rainy day in a city park, the girl who starred in 'Journey' and the boy introduced at the end take refuge by a doorway under a bridge. To their surprise, a king emerges from the door just long enough to pass the two a map before soldiers apprehend him. Returning to the magical Pallonezia, they find the walled city in flames, under siege."--OCLC.
- The perilous journey of the much-too-spontaneous girl
"Living a life of luxury in seventeenth-century France, Lady Marguerite falls for a commoner and follows him to New France, embarking on a tumultuous journey across the ocean"--OCLC.
- Code name Pauline : memoirs of a World War II special agent
World War II resistance fighter Pearl Witherington Cornioley describes her experiences as a special agent for the British Special Operations Executive (SOE).
- You in five acts
"Five friends at a prestigious New York City performing arts school connect over one dream: stardom. But for Joy, Diego, Liv, Ethan and Dave, that dream falters under the pressure of second-semester, senior year. Ambitions shift and change, new emotions rush to the surface, and a sense of urgency pulses between them: Their time together is running out. Diego hopes to get out of the friend zone. Liv wants to escape, losing herself in fantasies of the new guy. Ethan conspires to turn his muse into his girlfriend. Dave pines for the drama queen. And if Joy doesn't open her eyes, she could lose the love that's been in front of her all along"--Provided by publisher.
- The Borden murders : Lizzie Borden & the trial of the century
Discusses the trial of Lizzie Borden and the murders of her parents.
- Women heroes of World War II : the Pacific Theater : 15 stories of resistance, rescue, sabotage, and survival
Tells the stories of fifteen women who risked their lives through their activities as spies, medics, journalists, resisters and saboteurs in the Pacific Theater of Operations during World War II.
- Stars above : a Lunar Chronicles collection
Contains nine short stories set in the world of the Lunar Chronicles.
- The paper crane
A man, whose small restaurant began losing customers after a new highway was built, receives a strange visitor who rewards the man's kindness with a gift that changes his life.
- All the truth that's in me
"Judith can't speak. But when her close-knit community of Roswell Station is attacked by enemies, Judith is forced to choose: continue to live in silence, or recover her voice"--Publisher.
- Scaly spotted feathered frilled : how do we know what dinosaurs really looked like?
Examines the art of paleoartists and describes how we know what dinosaurs really looked like.
- Escape from Camp 14 : one man's remarkable odyssey from North Korea to freedom in the west
Chronicles the life of Dong-hyuk Shin, who was raised in a political prison camp in North Korea, and describes the inhuman conditions inside, his harrowing escape from the camp and the country, and his efforts to raise awareness of the camps to others.
- Amelia lost : the life and disappearance of Amelia Earhart
Traces the life of female aviator Amelia Earhart from her childhood to her final flight, discusses the extensive search for her and her missing plane, and includes photographs, maps, handwritten notes by Amelia, and sidebars.
- Pop! : the accidental invention of bubble gum
Full of fun historical facts, this book is the true story of how bubble gum was invented.
- The Easter egg
Hoppi the bunny wants to win the egg-decorating contest so the Easter Bunny will choose him to help distribute Easter eggs, but instead, while everyone else is working on their decorations, he finds himself guarding an egg that has fallen from a robin's nest.
- Anne Frank : her life in words and pictures from the archives of the Anne Frank House
A photographic introduction to the life and experiences of Anne Frank, who along with her family and others lived in hiding from the Nazis in a secret annex from July 1942 until their capture in August 1944.
- Shaun White
- Steve Nash
"Amazing Athletes Series".
- Swimming to Antarctica : tales of a long-distance swimmer
Distance swimmer Lynne Cox describes the challenges of swimming across the English Channel, the Bering Strait, the Strait of Magellan, Cook Strait in New Zealand, and in the cold waters of the Antarctic.