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Unearthing Early Human Remains

Rebecca Felix · Checkerboard Library
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Investigate famous excavations and the archaeologists and paleontologists who led them with Excavation Exploration. Through artifacts such as fossils, mummies, and bones, readers will discover how we learn about the past through fossils and burial sites. Full-color photos and infographics...
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Uncovering Ancient Artifacts

RACHAEL L THOMAS · Checkerboard Library
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Investigate some of history's ancient artifacts and the archaeologists who uncover them in Uncovering Ancient Artifacts. Through artifacts such as pottery, cave paintings, and the Dead Sea Scrolls, readers will discover how we learn about the past through ancient art, writings, and burial...
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Terrible Two Go Wild

Mac Barnett and Jory John · Amulet Books
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Everyone's favorite pranksters are at it again! School's out, and Miles and Niles are running wild in the woods outside town: climbing trees, exploring caves, and, yes, pranking. But these leafy, lazy days of mischief darken when bully Josh Barkin and his cadets from a nearby kids'...
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The Sun

Heather C. Hudak · Checkerboard
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Climb Aboard! Explore how the sun was formed! Investigate spots, flares, and solar wind! Meet early astronomers working to understand the sun! Examine the sun, the moon, Earth, and gravity! Learn about solar observatories! See an infographicshowing the sun's layers! Did You Know? fact...
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Stars

Lauren Kukla · Checkerboard
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Climb Aboard! Explore planets and how they are formed! Meet key astronomers! Examine the history of mapping the stars! Investigate red giants, black and white dwarfs, neutron stars, supernovas, and black holes! See an infographicshowing our solar system's statistics! Did You Know? facts...
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Space Exploration

Kelly Doudna · Checkerboard
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Climb Aboard! Explore how NASA was formed! Meet early astronauts! Examine the Gemini and Apollo programs! Investigate Keck, Keck II, the Hubble Telescope, and the Chandra X-ray Observatory! Learn about space shuttles and stations! See an infographicshowing the electromagnetic spectrum!...
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Smile

Raina Telgemeier · Graphix
Pages: 213
Format: Hardcover

Raina Telgemeier's #1 New York Times bestselling, Eisner Award-winning graphic memoir based on her childhood! Raina just wants to be a normal sixth grader. But one night after Girl Scouts she trips and falls, severely injuring her two front teeth. What follows is a long and frustrating...
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Seeing Red

SARAH MLYNOWSKI · Scholastic Press
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

Over the river and through the woods, to grandmother's house we go! Abby and Jonah are off to visit their Nana, who knows ALL about fairy tales. But things go wrong when the siblings wind up in the classic fairy tale of Little Red Riding Hood. Will they escape the big, bad wolf in time?...
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Rosalind Franklin: Unlocking DNA

MEGAN BORGERT-SPANIOL · Checkerboard Library
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Readers will meet some of history's most influential female scientists, inventors and mathematicians in this appealing series that examines how each smart, determined woman overcame cultural barriers to make important scientific breakthroughs. Easy-to-read text, timelines and special...
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Warriors: A Vision of Shadows #6: The Raging Storm

Erin Hunter · HarperCollins
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

Erin Hunter's #1 bestselling Warriors series continues with the thrilling conclusion to the Vision of Shadows story arc. This edition includes a double-sided jacket with a bonus poster!ShadowClan has returned under the leadership of a new Tigerstar, but their renewed strength has brought...
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