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Nevada

Josh Gregory - Childrens Pr
Format: Library Binding

In Nevada, the seventh-largest state in the country, the vast majority of the population is concentrated in just a few areas. Huge parts of the state are largely uninhabited. Readers will take a tour of the state, from the bright lights and bustling activity of the Las Vegas strip to the dry,...
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The King of Jam Sandwiches

Eric Walters - Orca Book Publishers
Format: Paperback

Thirteen-year-old Robbie leads a double life. It's just Robbie and his dad, but no one knows that his dad isn't like most parents. Sometimes he wakes Robbie up in the middle of the night to talk about dying. Sometimes he just leaves without telling Robbie where he's going. Once...
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I'm a Javascript Games Maker: The Basics

Max Wainewright - Crabtree Pub Co
Format: Library Binding

Learn how to code your own fun games using JavaScript in this easy-to-understand book. Originally used to make web pages more interactive, JavaScript is now used to create online games that will run on computers and mobile devices. Enjoy creating the simple projects in this book, and you will...
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Q & A About Animals

Nancy Dickmann - Powerkids Pr
Format: Library Binding

Furry, scaly, feathery, slimy animals come in a myriad of shapes and sizes! This comprehensive look at the animal kingdom satiates readers curiosity about all of its diverse creatures. The innovative Q & A format encourages inquisitive readers to explore for answers. Theyll find explanations...
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Ethical Data Use

Jo Angela Oehrli - Cherry Lake Pub
Format: Paperback

How can you make sure you are using the data you collect responsibly and fairly? In this book, students will learn how the collection and use of data plays an important role in projects of all kinds. Fun, engaging text introduces readers to new ideas and builds on concepts they may already...
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Antarctica

Reese Everett - Rourke Pub Group
Format: Paperback

Did you know that Antarctica is considered the world's largest desert? It is the coldest and windiest place on Earth and has no permanent residents. Learn about the people who first explored this continent and the research that is now done there. Includes a glossary, websites, and fast...
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Arctic Wolves of the Tundra

Nick Christopher - Kidhaven Publishing
Format: Paperback

The tundra is very cold and difficult for animals to survive in. The ones who live there have developed special adaptations to help them stay warm and find food. For example, arctic wolves often have white fur to help them blend in with the snow, so they can sneak up on their prey. Readers...
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MARVEL'S BLACK PANTHER STORYBOOK

MARVEL. - LITTLE
Format: Print book

T'Challa, as the Black Panther and warrior King of Wakanda, must team up with elite members of the Dora Milaje--Wakanda's special forces--and C.I.A. agent Everett K. Ross to defend his kingdom in this epic storybook based on the upcoming film Marvel's Black Panther.
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I Am Fartacus

Mark Maciejewski - Turtleback Books
Format: Library Binding

FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Chub is a short, accidentally bald, middle school outcast with no chance of ever becoming one of the popular kids. With help from his personal band of like-minded misfits, Chub's determined to bring down his nemesis, class hero and now potential...
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World War II Code Breakers

Lisa L. Owens - Lerner Pub Group
Format: Library Binding

Discover the true stories of code breakers who worked behind the scenes during World War II. Men and women cracked enemy codes in order to gain information that helped the Allies win the war.
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