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  • The Great Recession (Cornerstones of Freedom: Third)

    The Great Recession (Cornerstones of Freedom: Third)

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Ann Heinrichs
    Format:   Library Binding
    Publisher:   Childrens Pr (2011, Sep 1st).
    Pages:   64

    Cornerstones of Freedom, Third Series—Bringing History to Life Even before the first glorious ring of the Liberty Bell, America was a land of freedom and promise. Read about what makes our country and form of government so great that it has inspired people from all over the world to start life anew here, endure the economic and social upheavals, and defend the land and rights that are unique to the United States of America. --This text refers to the Paperback edition. more

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  • Basic Genealogy for Kids

    Basic Genealogy for Kids

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Bonnie Hinman
    Format:   Library Binding
    Publisher:   Mitchell Lane Publishers (2011, May 31st).
    Pages:   48

    Have you ever heard someone say, My grandmother was with Ringling Brothers Circus when she was young ? Or perhaps a friend tells you that his great-great-great-grandfather was an outlaw who rode with Jesse James. You realize that you don t know if your family has ever done anything interesting, so you start digging into the past. Researching your family tree is fun and can be addictive. Once you start finding out about your ancestors or other relatives, you can t stop. Your grandmother says that her grandfather lived in San Francisco during the big earthquake in 1906. How did he end up in San Francisco, and after that, how did you end up in Missouri? Family tree research may give you the answers to these kinds of questions and much more. more

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  • Everything You Need To Know about the Human Body

    Everything You Need To Know about the Human Body

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Patricia Macnair
    Format:   Hardcover
    Publisher:   Kingfisher; First Edition edition (2011, Oct 25th).
    Pages:   160

    Understanding the human body is a core subject for early childhood education, but it is difficult to find a comprehensive reference that is both scientifically detailed and age appropriate for the youngest readers. Now the team behind Everything You Need to Know about Science brings children this fun and informative guide to all things bodily. Broken into ten easy-to-use thematic chapters covering a wide range of topics including parts of the body, food and digestion, the brain and the senses, the organs, movement, and growing and changing, and featuring over 2,000 full-color artworks, child-friendly writing, and supplementary materials like hands-on activities, vocabulary, stories, things to find, fascinating facts, and links for further exploration, this bookÕs comprehensive content and accessible approach make it the perfect resource for home or the classroom. more

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  • Go Easy on Energy (Cloverleaf Books: Planet Protectors)

    Go Easy on Energy (Cloverleaf Books: Planet Protectors)

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Lisa Bullard
    Format:   Library Binding
    Publisher:   Millbrook Pr (2011, Sep 1st).
    Pages:   24

    Earth has a pollution problem. How can you help? Join Tyler to learn what makes Earth's land, air, and water dirty. Find out cool ways to clean up our world. Do your part to be a planet protector!Discover how to reduce, reuse, recycle, and more with Tyler and Trina in the Planet Protectors series, part of the Cloverleaf Books(tm) collection. These nonfiction picture books feature kid-friendly text and illustrations to make learning fun! more

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  • 10 Valentine Friends

    10 Valentine Friends

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Janet Schulman
    Format:   Hardcover
    Publisher:   Knopf Books for Young Readers (2011, Dec 27th).
    Pages:   32

    It's Valentine's Day and the 10 little neighbors in this book are busy making Valentines for their closest friends.A dinosaur card, thinks little Pete,My pal Max would find really neat.Will everyone get a Valentine at the big Valentine's Day party? You can count on it!With its fun counting element, bouncy text, and adorable illustrations, this book is the perfect gift for young lovebugs. more

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  • Hedgehug: A Sharp Lesson in Love

    Hedgehug: A Sharp Lesson in Love

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Dan Pinto
    Format:   Hardcover
    Publisher:   HarperCollins (2011, Nov 22nd).
    Pages:   40

    Love is patient, and love is kind, but for Hedgehug love is prickly, too. Join this lonely hedgehog as he searches for someone to accept his heart . more

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  • The Kiss Box

    The Kiss Box

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Bonnie Verburg
    Format:   Hardcover
    Publisher:   Orchard Books (2011, Dec 1st).
    Pages:   32

    A reassuring story about separation and loveIn this soothing love story between mother and child, Mama Bear offers various vessels to contain their love while they are apart--but none seem right. It's not until Little Bear suggests that they make each other a Kiss Box--filled with a hundred kisses--that they are able to stay connected--no matter where they are.Whether it be an errand to the grocery store, a business trip, or the first day of school, this is a tender reminder that we are always together where it matters most: in our hearts. more

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  • Utahraptor and Other Dinosaurs and Reptiles from the Lower Cretaceous (Dinosaurs! (Gareth Stevens))

    Utahraptor and Other Dinosaurs and Reptiles from the Lower Cretaceous (Dinosaurs! (Gareth Stevens))

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   David West
    Format:   Library Binding
    Publisher:   Gareth Stevens Publishing (2012, Jan 1st).
    Pages:   32

    Details the changes the Earth and its inhabitants experienced during the Lower Cretaceous period. more

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  • Bun Bun Button

    Bun Bun Button

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Patricia Polacco
    Format:   Hardcover
    Publisher:   Putnam Juvenile (2011, Oct 27th).
    Pages:   40

    Bun Bun Button more

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  • The Boy Who Wanted to Cook

    The Boy Who Wanted to Cook

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Gloria Whelan
    Format:   Hardcover
    Publisher:   Sleeping Bear Press (2011, Sep 9th).
    Pages:   34

    La Bonne Vache (The Good Cow) is a little restaurant in the south of France. It takes its name from and is famous for its boeuf à la mode, a delicious beef stew. Ten-year-old Pierre longs to follow in the culinary footsteps of his father, Monsieur Valcourt. Monsieur Valcourt is the chef and owner of La Bonne Vache. Pierre spends as much time as possible in the restaurant's kitchen, hoping for a chance to demonstrate his cooking skills. But his parents shoo him away and he is not allowed to cook. One day Pierre meets a visitor who is on his way to eat at the restaurant. This is no ordinary visitor but an important food critic. His experience at La Bonne Vache could bring great honor to the restaurant. At last, Pierre sees his chance to prove himself. more

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