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Undefeated: Jim Thorpe and the Carlisle Indian School Football Team
Undefeated: Jim Thorpe and the Carlisle Indian School Football Team

Steve Sheinkin · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

Jim Thorpe: Super athlete, Olympic gold medalist, Native American Pop Warner: Indomitable coach, football mastermind, Ivy League grad Before these men became legends, they met in 1907 at the Carlisle Indian Industrial School in Pennsylvania, where they forged one of the winningest teams...
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Girl Rising: Changing the World One Girl at a Time
Girl Rising: Changing the World One Girl at a Time

Tanya Lee Stone · Wendy Lamb Books
Pages: 208
Format: Print book

A gorgeous, full-color oversized book about educating girls across the world inspired by the documentary that Entertainment Weekly says "every mother, sister, daughter, should see, as well as the men who love and support them." This is the right book for the present moment and perfect...
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The Last Message Received
The Last Message Received

Emily Trunko · Crown
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

Named one of the Top 10 Most Viral Blogs by Mashable, the Tumblr The Last Message Received - created by 16-year-old Emily Trunko - is now available as a gift book! What if a message someone sends you today is the last you'll ever receive from them? Would you respond differently, or even...
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Advanced Programming and Design
Advanced Programming and Design

Kevin McCombs · Cavendish Square Publishing
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

As students transition to higher levels of robotics, the problems they are asked to solve become more difficult. This book covers some more advanced tasks such as soldering and welding, and using CAD to design the robot. Also included are examples of how physics can be used to see if elements...
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Gunpowder Girls: The True Stories of Three Civil War Tragedies
Gunpowder Girls: The True Stories of Three Civil War Tragedies

Tanya Anderson · Quindaro Press
Pages: 160
Format: Print book

A Junior Library Guild Selection. 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...
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Applying Statistics and Probability to Everyday Life
Applying Statistics and Probability to Everyday Life

Erik Richardson · Cavendish Square Publishing
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

Stopping a plague (even zombies) , tomorrows likelihood of rain, and buying a lottery ticket are united by chance. Wildlife conservation, a baseball box score, and governmental spending are united by the need to record numbers. Statistics and probability measure the current state of something...
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Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence

Madelyn Beauregarde · Cavendish Square Publishing
Pages: 112
Format: Print book

Jennifer Lawrence is not just an Academy Awardwinning actress, she is an outspoken critic of discrimination and pay disparity in the world of film. Lawrences cinematic roles as well as her journey to stardom are examined in this book, as well as her apt criticisms against unequal pay for women...
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Exploring the Life, Myth, and Art of Japan
Exploring the Life, Myth, and Art of Japan

Tony Allan · Rosen Publishing
Pages: 146
Format: Print book

According to Japanese mythology, the cosmos took form spontaneously from chaos. Lighter elements formed the abode of the gods, while heavier ones became the shapeless Earth. Many divinities emerged in these two realms, but the seventh celestial couple consisted of Izanagi and Izanami, a god and goddess...
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Exploring the Life, Myth, and Art of South America
Exploring the Life, Myth, and Art of South America

Tony Allan · Rosen Publishing
Pages: 146
Format: Print book

Focusing on both the ancient (Inca) and living (Yanomami) cultures of South America, this volume captures the South American mythmakers fascination with shape shifting and magic. It includes the tale of the first Inca, who built the city of Cuzco on the spot where his staff disappeared...
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American Life and Best Sellers from the Catcher in the Rye to the Hunger Games
American Life and Best Sellers from the Catcher in the Rye to the Hunger Games

Diane Dakers · Cavendish Square Publishing
Pages: 112
Format: Hardcover

A good book has the power to touch readers and provide insightful commentary into the human condition and current events. This title examines the greatest literary hits to take America by storm from the 1950s to present day.
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Teen Guide to Paying for College
Teen Guide to Paying for College

Carla Mooney · ReferencePoint Press
Pages: 64
Format: Print book

Having a solid understanding of credit and debt, saving and investing, and how to pay for college is essential knowledge for today's teens. The Teen Guide to Finances series walks teens through these and other topics (including how to start a business) in clear, straightforward language....
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Zombie Spotting and Survival Basics
Zombie Spotting and Survival Basics

Sean T Page · Rosen Publishing
Pages: 47
Format: Print book

If one has any hope of surviving the coming zombie apocalypse, one must do the homework and learn everything possible about the history, science, behaviors, and characteristics of zombies. Historical accounts and a deep dive into the science of zombiology are paired here with in depth analysis...
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Women in Sports
Women in Sports

Sue Bradford Edwards · Essential Library
Pages: 112
Format: Library Binding

Discusses the history of women in sports, as well as important female athletes and managers.
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Find Your Style: Boost Your Body Image Through Fashion Confidence
Find Your Style: Boost Your Body Image Through Fashion Confidence

Sally McGraw · Twenty-First Century Books
Pages: 88
Format: Print book

Style can be a flag we wave, a declaration of who we are. Discover awesome tips about understanding your body type so you can build flattering outfits, using colors, shapes, patterns, and accessories to your advantage. Learn how to build self-esteem by busting media myths about beauty standards...
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Depression: A Teen's Guide to Survive and Thrive
Depression: A Teen's Guide to Survive and Thrive

Jacqueline B Toner · Magination Press
Pages: 208
Format: Print book

Depression: A Teen's Guide to Survive and Thrive is a guidebook for teenagers who are depressed or at risk for depression. This guide discusses depression and provides guidance on cognitive behavioral therapy principles to help teens take a problem-solving, strategy-based approach to deal...
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In the Heart of the Sea
In the Heart of the Sea

Chris Hemsworth · Warner Home Video
Format: DVD

In the Heart of the Sea (DVD) In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex was assaulted by something no one could believe: a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human sense of vengeance. The real-life maritime disaster would inspire Herman Melville's Moby-Dick....
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