Balancing Act by Ellen Stoll Walsh (jj WALSH)
Two mice have fun playing on a teeter-totter, but as more and larger friends join them, it becomes increasingly difficult to stay balanced.
Blue Chicken by Deborah Freedman (jj FREEDMA)
An enterprising chicken attempts to help an artist paint the barnyard and accidentally turns the whole picture blue.
Bones: Skeletons and How They Work by Steve Jenkins (j 573.7 JENKINS)
A guide to human and animal skeletons provides informative comparisons while sharing such facts as the number of bones in the human body and the ways that skeletal structures work.
Case Closed?: Nine Mysteries Unlocked by Modern Science by Susan Hughes, illustrated by Michael Wandelmaier (j 902 HUGHES)
Examines how developments in modern science, such as DNA analysis and spectroscopy, have helped to reopen archaeological mysteries about ancient cities, Egypt's first female pharaoh, a missing expedition to find the Northwest Passage, and more.
Charlie’s Superhero Underpants by Paul Bright and Lee Wildish (jj BRIGHT)
When a gusting wind blows the laundry off the clothesline, Charlie travels the world searching for his favorite scarlet superhero underpants.
The Chiru of High Tibet: A True Story by Jacqueline Briggs Martin, illustrated by Linda Wngerter (j 599.64 MARTIN)
The true story of how scientist George Schaller and four mountain men set out to save the chiru (antelope-like creatures that cannot survive captivity and live on the high plains of Tibet) from near extinction.
Coral Reefs by Jason Chin (j577.7 CHIN)
During an ordinary visit to the library, a girl pulls a not-so-ordinary book from the shelves. As she turns the pages in this book about coral reefs, the city around her slips away and she finds herself surrounded by the coral cities of the sea and the mysterious plants and animals that live, hunt, and hide there.
The Cow Loves Cookies by Karma Wilson, illustrated by Marcellus Hall (jj WILSON)
While all the other animals on the farm enjoy eating their regular food, the cow chooses to eat the one thing that she loves best.
Danger! written by Laura Buller, Susan Kennedy, Jim Pipe, and Richard Walker (j 500 BULLER)
A collection of facts and statistics about dangerous and/or nasty things in nature, on the Earth, in space, the human body, science, places, sports, culture, and the past.
Dinosaur Discovery: Everything You Need to Be a Paleontologist by Chris McGowan, illustrated by Erica Lyn Schmidt (j 560 MCGOWAN)
Hands-on activities present information about dinosaurs and to show how paleontologists study the prehistoric creatures.
Fiesta Babies by Carmen Tafolla, illustrated by Amy Córdova (jj TAFOLLA)
Babies enjoy the colorful fiesta with singing, dancing, hugs, and kisses.
Grandpa Green by Lane Smith (jj SMITH)
A child explores the ordinary life of his extraordinary great-grandfather, as expressed in his topiary garden.