Blood and Guts

Author: Linda Allison
Publisher: Turtleback
ISBN: 0613033930
Release Date: 1976-10-30
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Discusses the elements of the human body with suggestions for related experiements and projects.

Math For Smarty Pants

Author: Marilyn Burns
Publisher: Turtleback
ISBN: 0613827309
Release Date: 1982-04-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Text, illustrations, and suggested activities offer a common-sense approach to mathematic fundamentals for those who are slightly terrified of numbers.

Gee Wiz

Author: Linda Allison
Publisher: Little Brown
ISBN: 0316034452
Release Date: 1983
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Presents projects to perform, using materials commonly found around the house, that enable Smart Art to present logical explanations for the magic and mystery created by Wiz.

The Book of Think

Author: Marilyn Burns
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0316117439
Release Date: 1976
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Compilation of puzzles, exercises and brain teasers requiring the use of problem-solving skills.

Brown Paper School book Blood and Guts

Author: The Yolla Bolly Press
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0316034436
Release Date: 1976-10-30
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Discusses the elements of the human body. Includes suggestions for related experiments and projects.

The Body Book

Author: Donald M. Silver
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 059049239X
Release Date: 1993
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides a variety of projects and lessons to teach elementary students about the workings of the human body.

The Shift

Author: Theresa Brown
Publisher: Algonquin Books
ISBN: 9781616206024
Release Date: 2016-05-03
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Practicing nurse and "New York Times" columnist Theresa Brown invites us to experience a day in the life of a nurse working on a hospital s busy cancer ward. In the span of twelve hours, patients' lives can be lost, life-altering medical treatment decisions made, and dreams fulfilled or irrevocably stolen. Brown gives an unprecedented view into individual struggles as well as larger truths about medicine in this country, hope, healing, and humanity. "

Look Alikes Jr

Author: Joan Steiner
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780316713474
Release Date: 2003-10-17
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Welcome to Look-Alike Land, where the more you look, the more you see! Like its predecessor, Look-Alikes Jr. features 3-D picture puzzles, but this time invites even the youngest child to join in the fun by featuring simpler, easier-to-find look-alikes in childlike settings. There are 11 scenes - house, parlor, kitchen, bedroom, school bus, classroom, construction site, movie lobby, train, farm, and rocket - each with 50+ objects to identify (700+ in total). Look for a cement mixer made out of a mustard bottle, kitchen cabinets made out of cakes of soap, and a bed built with crayons and pasta! Fun for all ages. This best-selling book is back with a brand new series design and a striking new cover.


Author: Jeanne Ryan
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101601556
Release Date: 2015-03-03
Genre: Young Adult Fiction

A heartracing thriller from the New York Times bestselling author of NERVE, the book that launched the major motion picture! Aislyn suffers from crippling shyness—that is, until she’s offered a dose of Charisma, an underground gene therapy drug guaranteed to make her shine. The effects are instant. She’s charming, vivacious, and popular. But strangely, so are some other kids she knows. The media goes into a frenzy when the disease turns contagious, and then deadly, and the doctor who gave it to them disappears. Aislyn must find a way to stop it, before it's too late. Part medical thriller, part social justice commentary, Charisma will have readers on the edge of their seats. From the Hardcover edition.

Our Lady of the Flowers

Author: Jean Genet
Publisher: Open Road + Grove/Atlantic
ISBN: 9780802194244
Release Date: 1994-01-12
Genre: Fiction

'Our Lady of the Flowers', which is often considered to be Genet's masterpiece, was written entirely in the solitude of a prison cell. the exceptional value of the work lies in its ambiguity.

Razzle Dazzle Doodle Art

Author: Linda Allison
Publisher: Little Brown & Company
ISBN: 0316034657
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Shows parents and caregivers how preschoolers can play and express themselves with art--at home and away from home--by using easily found items

The I Hate Mathematics Book

Author: Marilyn Burns
ISBN: 0521336597
Release Date: 1987-10-01
Genre: Education

Hundreds of mathematical events, jokes, riddles, puzzles, investigations and experiments showing maths is relevant and fun.

The Book of Where Or How to be Naturally Geographic

Author: Neill Bell
Publisher: Little Brown
ISBN: 0316088315
Release Date: 1982
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Text, illustrations, and suggested activities outline such basic concepts of geography as scale, maps, the globe, continental plates, and oceans.

Understanding Your Body

Author: Rebecca Treays
Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited
ISBN: 0794510175
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Introduces basic concepts about the human body, including how muscles make a skeleton move, how the brain works, and how blood flows to and from the heart.

The Reasons for Seasons

Author: Gail Gibbons
ISBN: 0823412385
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

A simple description of how seasons are caused by the positions of the Earth and the Sun also discusses the delights of each of the seasons