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Amazing Olympic Athlete Wilma Rudolph by
Call Number: B Rud
Publication Date: 2013-03-01
Read about Wilma Rudolph-an Olympic track and field gold medallist who overcame polio to win three gold medals. Book jacket.
The Last Kids on Earth and the Zombie Parade by
Call Number: F Bra
Publication Date: 2016-09-06
A very funny post-apocalyptic graphic novel, now a New York Times bestseller! "Terrifyingly fun! Delivers big thrills and even bigger laughs."--Jeff Kinney, author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Diary of a Wimpy Kid The zombies are disappearing. This might seem like a good thing, since zombies eat your brains, but normal human kid Jack Sullivan is suspicious. He keeps hearing an eerie shrieking noise that seems to be almost summoning the zombies--but to where, and for what (probably) foul purpose? Jack, his three best friends (maybe the only people left on Earth), and their pet monster Rover need to get to the bottom of this. Along the way they encounter a lot more than they bargained for, including a giant Wormungulous, a pizza parlor monster hangout, an ancient evil who destroys worlds, and a stereo system that is totally the bomb. Can Jack figure out why the zombies are vanishing . . . before he and his friends are next?
Call Number: 629.22 Niv
Publication Date: 2011-01-01
Eye-catching Camaros have been cruising the street and track for five generations. This book takes a look at one of our most popular muscle cars. From the Indianapolis 500 to the blockbuster movie Transformers, this model is an American icon. Readers will explore the fascinating designs and learn which celebrities are proud to call themselves Camaro owners.
Grandma Moses by
Call Number: B Mos
Publication Date: 2007-01-01
Self-taught American folk artist Anna Mary Moses became a painter late in life after working on farms in New York and Virginia. This biography introduces the rural childhood, family life, early yarn pictures, discovery by Louis J. Caldor, first exhibition at Otto Kallir's gallery, Hallmark Christmas cards, documentary interview by Edward R. Murrow, illustration of Clement C. Moore's "The Night Before Christmas," and primitive style of the woman who would become Grandma Moses. Sidebars, a glossary, an index, and a phonetics section accompany easy-to-read text and full-color reproductions of Moses's artwork, including Taking in Laundry, Deep Snow, The Old Automobile, and The Eisenhower Home.
Do You Want to Be My Friend? by
Call Number: E Car
Publication Date: 1987-03-01
This classic tale of friendship tracks a small gray mouse's search for the perfect pal. He asks various animals the same question: "Do you want to be my friend?" But it's not until he meets another mouse that he is answered with a heartwarming "Yes!" Fans of The Secret Birthday Message and The Mixed-Up Chameleon will delight in this ingenious picture book by Eric Carle. Do You Want to Be My Friend? was selected as an ALA Notable Children's Book, a Library of Congress Children's Book Pick, and a Book World Spring Book Festival Honor Book. It supports the Common Core State Standards.
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