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Recently Added Books
by Temple Grandin Year Published: 2018
The internationally renowned autism spokesperson, scientist and inventor shares stories and facts to introduce the ideas behind everyday items and innovations, inviting prospective young inventors to gain understanding about the mental processes behind tinkering, building and creating. By the best-selling author of Thinking in Pictures.
by Leigh Bardugo Year Published: 2017
"Diana, Princess of the Amazons, journeys to the World of Man in this coming-of-age young adult story"--Provided by publisher.
by Frances O'Roark Dowell Year Published: 2017
In the segregated south of Kentucky in 1953, twelve-year-olds Callie, who is black, and Wendell, who is white, are brought together by an old dog that is clearly seeking something or someone, but they not only face prejudice, they find trouble at a haunted cabin in the woods.
by Garth Nix Year Published: 2017
Odo is the seventh son of the village miller and he just wants to get away from work for awhile, Eleanor's mother was a soldier, and she yearns for adventure, but it is Odo who finds the magic talking sword named Biter, and thereby instantly becomes a knight--and together they set out on a quest (somewhat reluctantly on Odo's part) to save their kingdom from threats both human and dragon.
by Alan Gratz Year Published: 2017
This powerful novel tells the story of three different children seeking refuge: Josef a Jewish boy living in 1930s Nazi Germany, Isabel a Cuban girl in 1994, and Mahmoud a Syrian boy in 2015.