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Metal Man

Aaron Reynolds (author), Paul Hoppe (illustrator) (illustrator)

Publisher: Charlesbridge ISBN: 9781580891516

Devon visits the Metal Man at his fiery workshop every day, despite the scorching heat of the city where he lives. At the Metal Man's shop, sparks fly from his welding torch as he cuts and melts together old pieces of junk into works of art. Devon is fascinated by the Metal Man's creations. Then one day, the Metal Man lets Devon put his own imagination to work. Aaron Reynolds's urban voice and the gritty illustrations of Paul Hoppe bring an exciting beat and pulse to the story of a young boy discovering his own voice and vision in art with a kind mentor to lead the way.

I'll Be a Chef

Connie Colwell Miller (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607538585

A young boy pretends to be a master chef while cooking in the kitchen with his dad and shows what its like to be a professional chef. Includes hands-on activity and glossary of chef terms.

Saws

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624312373

Saws are among the most commonly used tools in any handyman's or handywoman's arsenal. This book will help students develop word recognition and reading skills while discovering what these incredible tools can do and how they do it. They will also find out how different kinds of saws can be used to tackle specialized projects. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate important information and learn new words.

Screwdrivers

Josh Gregory (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624312359

Screwdrivers are among the most commonly used tools in any handyman's or handywoman's arsenal. This book will help students develop word recognition and reading skills while discovering what these incredible tools can do and how they do it. They will also find out how different kinds of screwdrivers can be used to tackle specialized projects. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate important information and learn new words.

Tape Measures

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624312397

Tape measures are among the most commonly used tools in any handyman's or handywoman's arsenal. This book will help students develop word recognition and reading skills while discovering what these incredible tools can do and how they do it. They will also find out how tape measures can be used to tackle specialized projects. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate important information and learn new words.

Wrenches

Josh Gregory (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624312410

Wrenches are among the most commonly used tools in any handyman's or handywoman's arsenal. This book will help students develop word recognition and reading skills while discovering what these incredible tools can do and how they do it. They will also find out how different kinds of wrenches can be used to tackle specialized projects. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate important information and learn new words.

Levels

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624312380

Levels are among the most commonly used tools in any handyman's or handywoman's arsenal. This book will help students develop word recognition and reading skills while discovering what these incredible tools can do and how they do it. They will also find out how different kinds of levels can be used to tackle specialized projects. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate important information and learn new words.

Drills

Josh Gregory (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624312366

Drills are among the most commonly used tools in any handyman's or handywoman's arsenal. This book will help students develop word recognition and reading skills while discovering what these incredible tools can do and how they do it. They will also find out how different kinds of drills can be used to tackle specialized projects. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate important information and learn new words.

Hammers

Josh Gregory (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624312342

Hammers are among the most commonly used tools in any handyman's arsenal. This book will help students develop word recognition and reading skills while discovering what these incredible tools can do and how they do it. They will also find out how different kinds of hammers can be used to tackle specialized projects. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate important information and learn new words.

Kelly's Cabin

Linda Smith (author), Zorica Krasulja (illustrator)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 1551434083

Even a cardboard box can be a private (and magical) place. Kelly loves the cabin she has made from a refrigerator box. It has a window with curtains, pictures on the walls, a cabin-sized table and a wonderful view. It sits in the vacant lot next door, transformed into the rugged farm of a pioneer family. Now if only Kelly can find the right person to share it with.

Doll's Nose

Miranda Haxhia (author), Ursula Kohrer (illustrator)

Publisher: International Step by Step Association ISBN: 9781931854498

Mary wants to play with her friends Clara and Ana, but they're playing with their dolls, and Mary doesn't have a doll. Her mother suggests that she make one using wool and cotton and other things that they have around the house. So Mary makes a beautiful doll, but then she realizes: Her doll has to breathe, and how will it sneeze? What can she use for her lovely doll's nose?

Zip Lines

Kelli Hicks

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943595

Glide along a zip line through tree tops in exotic locations and examine necessary preparations and equipment.

Skydiving

Joanne Mattern

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943625

Jump into skydiving and examine the training and preparations in this risky sport.

Scuba Diving

Tom Greve

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943649

Explore scuba diving techniques, equipment and safety. Upclose photos capture the excitement of diving.

Hot Air Ballooning

Kelli Hicks

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943588

Soar through clouds while flying ultralight airplanes. See upclose photos of these exciting planes.

Riding Waverunners

Kelli Hicks

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943601

Excelerate through the waves on a wave runner and learn about potential dangers in this sport.

Rock Climbing

Tom Greve

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943632

Scale steep walls while rock climbing. Examine safety equipment and preparations in this thrilling sport.

Hang Gliding and Paragliding

Kelli Hicks

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943571

Explore the exciting sport of hang gliding and paragliding with close up pictures and examine necessary safety equipment.

Making a Quilt

Kathy Gleason (author), Matt Hill (illustrator)

Publisher: Snap! Learning ISBN: 9781620461471

In this narrative text, readers follow steps in a process as a girl learns from her grandmother how to make a quilt. Illustrations of the quilt at various stages allow readers to make and confirm predictions.

List-O-Mania

Harriet Ziefert (author), Simms Taback (illustrator)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781609052232

What kid wouldn't be interested in a book that's all about everything they like, wish for, think about, do, dream, fear, aspire to, etc. Less demanding and more fun than a journal, this is a catalyst for self-discovery, a means of expanding writing proficiency and a terrific gift. Discover, explore, comment, rate, remember, wish, plan - and make lists!

Please Pass The Doodles

Deborah Zemke (author)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781609052324

Doodle dynamo Deborah Zemke is back with 36 new placemats, featuring tongue-in-cheek table manner lessons from a crew of zany animal friends. Zemke has taught many readers - and eaters - how to make fun, easy, and personality-filled doodles in her best-selling Doodle books and placemats. This set is sure to be another hit with diners.

Max and the Dumb Flower Picture

James Rumford Martha Alexander (author), James Rumford Martha Alexander (illustrator)

Publisher: Charlesbridge ISBN: 9781580891561

It's time to color outside the lines Max's teacher wants the class to color-in pictures for Mother's Day presents, but Max knows that his mother would not want a dumb flower picture drawn by someone else. Determined to express his creativity, Max runs off to draw his own picture. Max's drawing not only inspires the rest of the class to create their own original artwork but also enlightens the teacher. This book is good for your brain because: Early Childhood Literacy, Self-Expression

Spanish Tortillas (Spanish)

Publisher: MightyBook ISBN:

Where do we get the tortilla we love to eat? Why, from the farmer, of course.

Beauty Day

Judith Caseley (author / illustrator)

Publisher: Tanglewood Press ISBN: 9781933718064

The story of Rosie and the day spent at her grandmother's workplace, a hair salon, is full of adventure and the intriguing world of beauty treatments! Readers will love the chance to participate by picking their own choices of hairstyles, lipstick colors, and hand lotions.

Little Yellow Pear Tomatoes

Demian Elainé Yumei (author), Nicole Tamarin (illustrator)

Publisher: Illumination Arts ISBN: 9780974019024

In the garden, a young girl marvels at the energy and collaboration it takes to grow her yellow pear tomatoes. She discovers the many intricate connections essential for growing the little fruits she loves so much.