New Arrivals · Kids’ Nonfiction

March 23, 2019
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

America's national parks

March 22, 2019
Ward, Alexa, author.
Carlton, Victoria : Lonely Planet Global Limited, 2019.
255 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 27 cm.
Includes index.
Explores America's 60 national parks, from Acadia's seaside cliffs and coves to Zion's red valleys, uncovering each destination's best secrets, surprises, sights, activities, and animals.

Revenge of the sis : a Christina Starspeeder story

March 22, 2019
Krosoczka, Jarrett, author, artist.
New York, NY : Scholastic Inc., [2019]
175 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Chiefly illustrations.
After graduating from the Jedi Academy on Coruscant, Christina Starspeeder goes to Jedha City to apprentice under legendary Jedi Skia Ro.

Zen happiness

March 22, 2019
Muth, Jon J., author.
New York : Scholastic Press, 2019.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 16 cm
"This is a book to cherish. Every saying inspires delight, and each picture is worth a thousand words!" -back cover page.

Catwad : it's me

March 21, 2019
Benton, Jim, author, illustrator.
New York, NY : Graphix, an imprint of Scholastic, 2019.
125 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 23 cm
Meet Catwad. He's blue, he's a bit of a grouch, and his best friend is a happy-go-lucky cat named Blurmp who can see the bright side of anything. From pizza and computers to love and happiness, this burball has a funny take on just about everything, and he's not afraid to share it. It's an all-new, laugh-out-loud series that will make even the grumpiest of grumblers smile!"--Back cover.

Cleopatra in space

March 19, 2019
Maihack, Mike.
New York, NY : Graphix, an imprint of Scholastic, 2014-
v. : chiefly col. ill. ; 23 cm.
v. 1. Traget practice -- v. 2. The thief and the sword -- v. 3. Secret of the time tablets -- v. 4. The golden lion -- v. 5. Fallen empires

Buddha

March 19, 2019
Crété, Patricia, author.
New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2019.
28 unnumbered pages : color illustrations, map ; 15 x 19 cm.
First published in France in 2014 by Quelle Histoire, Paris.

Marie Antoinette

March 19, 2019
Jubert, Romain, author.
©2013
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations, map ; 15 x 19 cm.
First published in France in 2013 by Quelle Histoire, Paris.

Pocahontas

March 19, 2019
Crété, Patricia, author.
New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2019.
28 unnumbered pages : color illustrations, color map ; 15 x 19 cm.
First published in France in 2016 by Quelle Histoire, Paris.

Vincent van Gogh

March 19, 2019
Crété, Patricia, author.
©2015
28 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 15 x 19 cm.
First published in France in 2015 by Quelle Histoire, Paris.

Big Nate : payback time!

March 19, 2019
Peirce, Lincoln, author.
Kansas City, Missouri : Andrews McMeel Publishing, [2019]
173 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Selections appeared in newspapers from September 22, 2014, through March 14, 2015.
Includes 1 folded poster.
Continues the adventures of Nate Wright as he develops a mysterious allergy to Mrs. Godfrey, wages a snowball fight, and has a disastrous run-in with Randy.

The tornado scientist : seeing inside severe storms

March 15, 2019
Carson, Mary Kay, author.
Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2019]
75 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 24 x 29 cm
A southern twist -- Storm chaser genesis -- Twister science 2.0 -- Scanning the skies -- A tragic year -- Setting a tornado net -- Future forecasts -- Words to know.
"What if tornadoes could be stopped or slowed down? In this addition to the critically-acclaimed Scientist in the Field series, scientist Robin Tanamachi and her team are trying to come up with a way to predict tornadoes with even greater accuracy, and save countless lives across America's heartland."-- Provided by publisher.

This book is cute

March 15, 2019
Flynn, Sarah Wassner, author.
Washington, DC : National Geographic Kids, [2019]
111 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Includes index.
Oh, baby! -- Aww-some animals! -- Cute around the world! -- So cute (you can eat it!) -- The business of cute -- Everyday adorable -- Adorable in action!.
"Information about why certain people, animals and things are considered "cute" and the scientific background, for children"-- Provided by publisher.

USA : 300 fascinating facts about the fifty states

March 15, 2019
Washington, DC : National Geographic Kids, [2019]
207 pages : color illustrations ; 18 cm
Includes index.

Where on earth? : dinosaurs and other prehistoric life

March 15, 2019
Barker, Chris, author.
New York, NY : DK Publishing, 2019.
160 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 31 cm
"Part of the best-selling What's Where on Earth series, this atlas is packed with maps of early Earth and more than 50 profiles of dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals. Stare down a T. Rex in North America. Watch out for the Velociraptors' slashing claws in the Gobi Desert. Trek across the Siberian tundra and discover a woolly mammoth. This stunning book makes every animal come to life using breathtaking computer-generated imagery"--Amazon.com

WWE tag teams and team-ups

March 15, 2019
Pantaleo, Steve, author.
New York, NY : Dorling Kindersley, 2019.
46 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Includes index.
Discover how WWE Superstars team up and take down their greatest rivals in the ring. With dynamic photos of some of WWE's most popular tag teams, such as The New Day, The Bellas and The Usos, and descriptions of their biggest championship wins, young readers will love exploring the action-packed world of WWE. DK's reading scheme is levelled into stages to help every child progress and become a confident reader. This Level 2 book features engaging and highly illustrated topics with true kid appeal. Narrative spreads are supported with captions and annotations, and a quiz, to encourage children to develop comprehension skills.

A velocity of being : letters to a young reader

March 15, 2019
New York : Enchanted Lion Books , 2018.
256 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Jacqueline Woodson Lara Hawthorne -- Laura Brown-Lavoie Ping Zhu -- Alexandra Horowitz Frank Viva -- Neil Gaiman Sophie Blackall -- Alain De Botton Mouni Feddag -- Diane Ackerman Olivier Tallec -- Jane Goodall Christian Robinson -- David Byrne Daniel Salmieri -- Jad Abumrad Joohee Yoon -- Martha Nussbaum Michela Buttignol -- Rebecca Solnit Liniers -- Elizabeth Gilbert Marianne Dubuc -- David Whyte Felicita Sala -- Claudia Guadalupe Martinez Ashleigh Corrin -- Alexander Chee Taeeun Yoo -- Amanda Palmer Øyvind Torseter -- Rose Styron Cindy Derby -- Dani Shapiro Yara Kono -- Emily Levine Kristin Roskifte -- Lucianne Walkowicz Violeta Lopiz -- Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie Esme Shapiro -- Helen Fagin Ingrid Godon -- Debbie Millman Dasha tolstikova -- Shonda Rhimes Matthew Forsythe -- Thomas Page Mcbee Mandana Sadat -- Alan Lightman Josh Cochran -- Amanda Stern Carson Ellis -- Roz Chast -- Ruth Ann Harnisch Maisie Paradise Shearring -- Annalee Newitz Chloe Bonfield -- Judy Blume Decur -- Robin Wall Kimmerer Valerio Vidali -- Cory Doctorow You Jung Byun -- Aracelis Girmay Ariana Fields -- Isabel Minhós Martins Christopher Silas Neal -- Sarah Kay Lisa D'andrea -- Seth Godin Katrin Stangl -- Ariel Schrag -- Mary Oliver Marc Johns -- Naomi Wolf Hyewon Yum -- Susan Orlean Wendy Macnaughton -- Bruce Handy Albertine -- Andrew Solomon Catarina Sobral -- Richard Branson William Grill -- Anne-Marie Slaughter Anne Slaughter -- Laurel Braitman Cecilia Ruiz -- Mohammed Fairouz Nahid Kazemi -- Matthew Burgess Jenni Desmond -- Aaron Koblin Tallulah Fontaine -- Sylvia Earle Sophie Gilmore -- Felicia Day Emily Hughes -- Jerome Bruner Mo Willems -- Lena Dunham Tim Miller -- Terry Teachout Kenard Pak -- Mara Faye Lethem Ofra Amit -- Parker Palmer Hadley Hooper -- Eve Ensler Zoey Abbott -- Tim Ferriss Benjamin Chaud -- Ev Williams Brian Floca -- Maud Newton Peter Brown -- Steven Pinker Marine Rivoal -- David L. Ulin Gemma Correll -- Natascha Mcelhone Bernardo P. Carvalho -- Lise Solomon Zachariah Ohora -- Dean Wareham Benoît Delhomme -- Mariska Hargitay Samantha Cotterill -- Hans Ulrich Obrist Serge Bloch -- Kevin Kelly Andrea Tsurumi -- Courtney E. Martin Isol -- David Delgado The Brothers Hilts -- Chris Anderson Brian Rea -- Leonard S. Marcus Julia Rothman -- Thao Ngyuen Sean G. Qualls -- Tavi Gevinson Vittoria Facchini -- William Powers Christoph Niemann -- Chris Ware -- Paul Holdengräber Maira Kalman -- Liz Danzico Ohara Hale -- Samantha Cristoforetti John Parra -- Holland Taylor Oliver Jeffers -- Brandon Stanton Sara Varon -- Maria Bustillos Sergio Ruzzier -- Rebecca Mead Sonia Sánchez -- Krista Tippett Judith Clay -- Emily Spivack Liz Starin -- Regina Spektor Benji Davies -- Marina Abramović Lia Halloran -- Ellen Handler Spitz Sandra Jarvera -- Sarah Lewis Julie Paschkis -- Dona Ann Mcadams Marc Drumwright -- Baba Brinkman Lizi Boyd -- Paola Antonelli Kris Di Giacomo -- Daniel Handler Lisa Brown -- Shirley Manson Rumisu -- J.D. McClatchy Chip Kidd -- Steven Heller Pascal Blanchet -- Morley Kamen Miguel Pang Ly -- Françoise Moulley Art Spiegelman -- Jon Scieszka Henrik Drescher -- Isabel Quintero Sabina Hahn -- Tomi Ungerer -- Pamela Paul Alessandro Sanna -- Meehan Crist Jon Klassen -- Rebecca Newberger Goldstein Giselle Potter -- Dawn Landes Elise Hurst -- Caroline Paul Grant Snider -- Lisa Randall Luke Ramsey -- John Maeda Katie Harnett -- Jacqueline Novogratz Isabelle Arsenault -- Chris Sacca Carla torres -- Tom De Blasis Shaun Tan -- Ursula K. Le Guin Charles Vess -- Yo-Yo Ma Narges Mohammadi -- Ann Patchett Vladimir Radunsky -- Ann Martin Robin Rosenthal -- Kaisa Leka Christoffer Leka -- James Gleick Benoit Tardif -- Adam Gopnik Beatrice Alemagna -- Janna Levin The Fan Brothers -- Anne Lamott Andrea Dezsö.
"A collection of 121 letters by authors, artists, scientists, entrepreneurs, and philosophers about the impact reading has had on their lives. Every letter is accompanied by a full page illustration"-- Provided by publisher.

Seeds move!

March 15, 2019
Page, Robin, 1957- author.
New York, New York : Beach Lane Books, [2019].
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm

Capacity

March 15, 2019
Pluckrose, Henry, 1931- author.
©2018
32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Includes index.
"Explains to the reader about mathematical capacity."-- Provided by publisher.

Length

March 15, 2019
Pluckrose, Henry, 1931- author.
©2018
32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Includes index.
"Explains to the reader about mathematical length"-- Provided by publisher.

Sorting

March 15, 2019
Pluckrose, Henry, 1931- author.
©2018
32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Includes index.
Explains to the reader about mathematical sorting"-- Provided by publisher.

Rising water : the story of the Thai cave rescue

March 15, 2019
Aronson, Marc, author.
New York : Atheneum Books For Young Readers, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing Division, 2019.
xi, 148 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
Includes index.
Prologue : snatch and grab -- Wild Boars -- SEALS and cave divers -- The cave system -- The most dangerous sport -- "Empty the water here" -- "How many?" -- "This is our best shot" -- The impossible rescue -- "Fish on" -- Rebirth -- How I researched and wrote this book.
"The incredible true story of the twelve boys trapped with their coach in a flooded cave in Thailand and their inspiring rescue"-- Provided by publisher.

Ulitmate eye twisters : a mesmerizing mass of optical illusions.

March 14, 2019
London, England, Carlton Books LTD, 2019.
1 volume : illustrations ; 17 cm
Enter a fascinating world where the impossible becomes real, and art and science come together to entice children. Here is a visual feast for young fans of optical illusions! It's filled with paradoxes: images that appear to be two or more objects at once; artfully camouflaged animals; shape and line puzzles that confuse our perception; patterns that look as if they're moving; psychedelic twisters, and so much more. Some are classic, while some are new adaptations of less well-known illusions. Simple explanations reveal the science behind the trick, so kids can understand why every design works the way it does.

Magic tricks from the tree house : a fun companion to Magic Tree House #50 : hurry up, Houdini!

March 14, 2019
Osborne, Mary Pope, author.
New York : Random House, [2013]
117 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
"A Stepping Stone book."
Steal-the-strength trick -- The disappearing paper clip -- Magical clinging pen -- The great pepper trick -- The cool and slightly gross thumb trick -- The missing coin -- Knotted rope trick -- Rising and sinking ketchup packet -- The big color trick -- The hopping rubber band -- The brilliant assistant's card trick -- The magnetic moving straw -- The self-slicing banana -- The disappearing saltshaker -- The old coin-elbow wow -- The trick cups -- The unpoppable balloon -- Flying paper clips -- Floating cup -- The disappearing marble -- Superstrong heavyweight -- Really silly leg trick -- The disappearing dime -- The floating needle -- The hole-in-the-pocket trick -- Where did the coin go? -- The ghost roll -- Bread roll eats coin -- Water in the upside-down glass -- A cool trick -- The cards and paper-clip mystery -- The rubbery, floppy pencil -- Sensing the chosen card -- The pen cap snapback.
A chapter-book companion to the fiftieth Magic Tree House adventure outlines how to perform basic magic tricks and is complemented by facts about famous historical magicians.

Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park

March 14, 2019
Hamalainen, Karina, author.
©2019
32 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 19 cm
Includes index.
Fiery mountains -- Lava rocks! -- Smells and sights -- Wild things -- Field guide -- Where is Ranger Red Fox? -- Wildflower tracker -- Glossary.

Numbers

March 14, 2019
Pluckrose, Henry, 1931- author.
©2018
32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Includes index.
Explains to the reader about mathematical numbers"-- Provided by publisher.

Shape

March 14, 2019
Pluckrose, Henry, 1931- author.
©2018
pages cm.
Includes index.
"Explains to the reader about mathematical shape."-- Provided by publisher.

Size

March 14, 2019
Pluckrose, Henry, 1931- author.
©2018
32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Includes index.
"Explains to the reader about mathematical size."-- Provided by publisher.

Time

March 14, 2019
Pluckrose, Henry, 1931- author.
©2018
32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Includes index.
"Explains to the reader about mathematical time."-- Provided by publisher.

Along came Coco : a story about Coco Chanel

March 13, 2019
Byrne, Eva, author.
New York, NY : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2019.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm.
Includes bibliographical references.

Alexander Hamilton : his life, our history

March 13, 2019
Blackaby, Susan, author.
©2019
188 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 20 cm.
"Patriot, soldier, lawyer, founding father, nation builder, and statesman: Alexander Hamilton was all those things and more. This fascinating biography introduces this prominent and popular figure in American history to children. Filled to the brim with photos, quotes, and maps, Alexander Hamilton is sure to be a hit with fans of both history and the smash Broadway musical. Engagingly written, it follows Hamilton from childhood to his tragic death, focusing on his hard work, cunning, and opportunistic zeal. It also shows Hamilton's darker side; his recklessness and the tragedies that ultimately kept him from even greater heights." -- ONIX annotation.

All about Helen Keller

March 13, 2019
Edwards, Chris, author.
Indianapolis. ID : Blue River Press, 2018.
117 pages : illustrations, map ; 19 cm

Charles Darwin's On the origin of species

March 13, 2019
Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951- author.
New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, [2018]
170 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 26 x 29 cm
Darwin's great discovery -- Sporting plants and blue pigeons -- Drawing borders between species -- The struggle for life -- Survival of the fittest -- The horse's stripes -- Difficulties of my theory -- Instinct -- Rules and mules -- Reading the rocks -- The rise and fall of species -- The geography of life -- What living things share -- This view of life.
Charles Darwin's famous theory of natural selection shook the world of science to its core, challenging centuries of orthodox beliefs about life itself. Darwin's boundary-shattering treatise was captured in On the Origin of Species, originally published in 1859, a groundbreaking and detailed study on ecological interrelatedness, the complexity of animal and plant life, and the realities of evolution. This Young Reader's Edition makes Darwin's cornerstone of modern science accessible to readers of all ages. Meticulously curated to honor Darwin's original text, this compelling edition also provides contemporary insight, photographs, illustrations, and more. This adaptation is a must-have for any reader with a curious mind and the desire to explore one of the most influential books of our time.

Dr. Seuss's 1 2 3.

March 13, 2019
Seuss, Dr., author.
New York : Beginner Books, a division of Random House, [2019]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Rhyming text introduces counting, in a text with art from Dr. Seuss books.

Swift Walker : a continental journey

March 13, 2019
Tarlton, Verlyn, author.
©2015
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Includes "Fun facts about our continents."
Swift Walker loved to walk fast. His sister warned him, "One day, you'll walk so fast you won't be able to stop!" Sure enough, his speedy legs took him on a journey across the world.

Swift Walker : a journey around the oceans

March 13, 2019
Tarlton, Verlyn, author.
[New Orleans] : Plum Street Press, [2015]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations, color maps ; 28 cm
"Swift Walker loved to walk fast. His sister warned him, "One day, you'll walk so fast you won't be able to stop!" Sure enough, his speedy legs took him on a journey to see all the oceans of the world. ...Kids love learning about the oceans with colorful illustrations and a fun character they can relate to."--Back cover.

Swift Walker : a space adventure

March 13, 2019
Tarlton, Verlyn, author.
[New Orleans] : Plum Street Press, ©2016.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Illustrator noted on front cover as Norma Andriani Eka Putri.
"Swift Walker loved to walk fast. His sister warned him, "One day, you'll walk so fast you won't be able to stop!" Sure enough, his speedy legs took him on a journey all the way to outer space. Join Swift as he travels through our solar system on his greatest adventure yet!"Swift Walker introduces kids to real facts about our solar system with a fun character they can relate to."--Back cover.

You are enough

March 13, 2019
Petro-Roy, Jen, author.
New York, NY : Feiwel and Friends, 2019.
xlviii, 283 pages ; 22 cm
MY JOURNEY. The fight -- Path to the other side -- My limitations -- ABOUT EATING DISORDERS. What types of treatments are available? -- Individual talk therapy -- Psychiatrists -- Family therapy -- Medical care -- Dietitians -- Support groups -- Family-based treatment -- Outpatient care -- Partial hospitalization -- Inpatient care --Residential care -- How to find a therapist -- TOOLS AND INFORMATION FOR RECOVERY. Listening to your body -- Why is eating so hard? -- Intuitive eating -- Exercise: are you hungry? -- Nutrition: more than a food group -- Healthy eating -- Chronic illness an eating disorders -- Nutritionists -- Fat isn't bad -- Retraining your body to eat regularly again -- Refeeding syndrome and dealing with discomfort -- Self-esteem -- The scale does not dictate your self-worth -- Why finding joy is hard --Feeling happier -- Finding contentment and joy -- Anxiety -- Trusting your body -- The diversity of people's brains -- Tool kit of distress tolerance skills -- Types of anxiety and techniques -- Distract -- Make a list of pros and cons -- IMPROVE the moment: Imagery-Meaning-Prayer-Relaxation-One thing at a time-Vacation-Encouragement --- Wise mind ACCEPTS: Activity-Contributing-Comparison-Emotions-Pushing away-Thoughts-Sensations -- Self-soothing: taste, smell, sight,hearing, touch -- Use your voice and feeling confident -- Speaking up to friends and family -- What are you afraid of? -- Cognitive reframing: changing your thoughts -- How thoughts, feelings, and emotions are connected -- Learning to accept others' opinions, even when they're negative -- Watching your thought cycle -- Changing negative thoughts -- Relaxation is important for recovery -- Learning to be still and other ways of relaxing -- Yoga -- Sleep -- Mindfulness exercises -- A peaceful minute -- Thinking of your eating disorder as a person -- Using your voice amid the clamor of "its" voice -- Admitting struggles and being vulnerable -- It's okay to need help -- It's okay to reach out -- Saying the things you're afraid to say -- SOCIETY, ROLE MODELS, FAMILY, & MEDIA. Is BMI nonsense? Why it exists -- "Obese" is a made-up label --Why you should ignore the media''s "war on obesity" -- Being underweight is dangerous -- Puberty and body diversity -- Gender and puberty -- How I feel about my appearance and fitting in -- It's okay to be different -- Size and appearance obsession can hurt us -- Find what you're good at --Impostor Syndrome and Perfectionism -- Sports and possible harmful messages about exercise -- Sometimes you feel bad about yourself, and that's okay -- What do you really want out of life? -- Adopting role models -- Admiration, not envy -- Media literacy -- How family and environment factor into eating disorders -- When family makes your disordered eating worse -- "Fat talk" -- Expressing with "I feel when..." statements -- Family issues -- Encouraging friends -- The pressure to look perfect -- AS YOU RECOVER. When your eating disorder is more important than family and friends -- Are you lying to hide your disorder or excessive exercise? -- Disordered eating may make you feel better in the moment, but it hurts in the end -- Connecting to people you love will make you feel better -- You can't have your eating disorder forever -- Making new friends -- Earning back the trust of people you've hurt -- Strengthening relationships -- Clothes shopping and sizes -- Don't let a tag determine your worth! -- Sizes are inconsistent -- Finding clothes that fit your body and budget -- Body image and changes -- Dieting doesn't help -- Your body is supposed to change throughout your life -- It gets better -- Will I relapse? Struggling is okay -- Keeping lapses from becoming relapses -- Scholarship funds for treatment -- Body-positive and inspirational fiction and nonfiction reads.
This self-help guide for young readers delivers real talk about eating disorders and body image; tools and information for recovery; and suggestions for dealing with the media messages that contribute so much to disordered eating, written in a easy-to-understand, conversational way.

Missing! : mysterious cases of people gone missing through the centuries

March 13, 2019
Guiberson, Brenda Z., author, illustrator.
©2019
x, 230 pages : illustrations, portraits, maps, genealogical table ; 24 cm
Missing! 1975: Jimmy Hoffa and the truckers -- Missing! 1971: D.B. Cooper, down, down, down, and gone -- Missing! 1939: Barbara Follett, a child author -- Missing! 1937: Amelia Earhart, the lost legend -- Missing! 1826: William Morgan and a book of secrets -- Missing! 1483: Two princes in the Tower of London.
The author profiles 6 cases of people who vanished and have never been found.

David and the giant.

March 12, 2019
Grand Rapids : Zonderkidz, 2019.
32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
"When David steps up to fight a giant, no one thinks he can win. But David has someone even bigger on his side. Will this brave young shepherd boy beat the giant?"--Back cover.

Billy Stuart in the Minotaur's lair. Book 2

March 12, 2019
Bergeron, Alain M., 1957- author.
[Custer, WA] : ORCA Book Publishers, 2019.
159 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 19 cm.
Originally published in French in 2011 by Éditions Michel Quintin under the title Billy Stuart dans l'antre du Minotaure.
"Includes puzzles and games"--Back cover.
"Billy Stuart and his loyal Scout group have inadvertently traveled through time and are trapped in a labyrinth with King Minos's Minotaur."--Provided by publisher.

Wildheart : the daring adventures of John Muir

March 12, 2019
Bertagna, Julie, author.
©2019.
128 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
First published in 2014 in Great Britain under the title John Muir: Earth--Planet, Universe, by Scottish Book Trust in partnership with Creative Scotland and Scottish Natural Heritage.
This is the story of John Muir's adventurous life, from his wild and playful boyhood in Scotland to his legendary exploits in America, where he became an inventor, a global explorer, and the first modern environmentalist--and even made friends with a president! His heart was always in the outdoors and he aimed to experience all he could. Most importantly, thought, John Muir told the world about the wonders of nature. His words made a difference and inspired people in many countries to start protecting planet Earth--and they still do.

Clackety track : poems about trains

March 12, 2019
Brown, Skila, author.
Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2019.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm

Gloria takes a stand : how Gloria Steinem listened, wrote, and changed the world

March 12, 2019
Rinker, Jessica M., author.
New York : Bloomsbury Childrens Books, [2019]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
From an unconventional childhood, to Smith College, to Ms. magazine, to the women's liberation movement, to feminist icon, this book brings to the page a spirited look at Gloria Steinem's influential life, engergizing a new generation of feminists to stand up and demand equal rights for all people.

A green place to be : the creation of Central Park

March 12, 2019
Yazdani, Ashley Benham, author, illustrator.
Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2019.
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 x 30 cm

Brush your teeth!

March 12, 2019
Jenkins, Pete, author.
©2019
16 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Includes index.
Cover title.
Brush your teeth! Up and down, all around. Brush your teeth to keep them clean and healthy! Then show off your beautiful smile.

Eyes on animals

March 12, 2019
Acampora, Courtney, author.
San Diego, CA : Silver Dolphin Books, an imprint of Printers Row Publishing Group, [2018]
80 pages : color illustrations ; 38 cm

Eyes on dogs

March 12, 2019
Fischer, Maggie.
San Diego, CA : Silver Dolphin Books, [2018].
80 pages : color illustrations ; 38 cm
"A nose-to-tail guide to pawsome pups!"--Cover.
Man's best friend -- Australian Shepherds -- Basset Hounds -- Beagles -- Bernese Mountain Dogs -- Bloodhounds -- Boston Terriers -- Boxers -- Bulldogs -- Chihuahuas -- Chow Chows -- Collies -- Corgis -- Dalmatians -- Dachshunds -- Doberman Pinschers -- German Shepherds -- Golden Retrievers -- Great Danes -- Greyhounds -- Jack Russell Terriers -- Labradors -- Mastiffs -- Newfoundlands -- Old English Sheepdogs -- Pit Bulls -- Pomeranians -- Poodles -- Pugs -- Rottweilers -- Schnauzers -- Shiba Inus -- Shih Tzus -- Siberian Huskies -- Spaniels -- Saint Bernards -- Weimaraners -- Yorkshire Terriers -- Paws-itively perfect.
"From the giant Great Dane to the tiny Chihuahua, Eyes On Dogs provides an up-close view of man's best friend. Which breed is nicknamed the "puffy-lion dog"? Why are greyhounds used as universal blood donors? Which breed is believed to be the world's oldest? Learn the answers to all of these questions and more as each dog breed is introduced with stunning photos, interesting facts, and fascinating information about everyone's favorite pet."--Page 4 of cover.

The hair book

March 12, 2019
Tether, Graham, author.
New York : Beginner Books, a Division of Random House, [2019]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Originally published with a different illustrator: New York : Beginner Books, 1979.
"A celebration of hair--and all the things you can do with it!"-- Provided by publisher.

Hilda and the great parade

March 12, 2019
Davies, Stephen, 1976- author.
©2019
169 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Sequel to: Hilda and the hidden people.
"Now a Netflix original series"--Cover.
Hilda and her mom have settled into their new home in the city of Trolberg. Pining for her magical friends and the wonder-filled wilderness, Hilda is finding it hard to fit in, especially at school. But when Hilda makes a new friend she soon begins to uncover some surprising secrets. Perhaps this concrete labyrinth is a place where wonderful and magical things can happen too?

Super scientists : 40 inspiring icons

March 12, 2019
Blanchard, Anne, author.
©2019
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Shares brief biographies of forty influential scientists, including Roger Bacon, Isaac Newton, and James Clerk Maxwell.

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