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If kids ran the world —Dillon, Leo, author, illustrator.
Book
2014
18 available of 22 items

In text and pictures, this book tells us how much better the world would be, if kids were allowed to run the world.

Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale —Aardema, Verna.
Book
1975
39 available of 45 items

A retelling of a traditional West African tale that reveals how the mosquito developed its annoying habit.

Love and the rocking chair —Dillon, Leo, author, illustrator.
Book
2019
9 available of 11 items

Before the baby arrives a couple orders a rocking chair, and as the family grows and changes, the rocking chair is always there, a center of love and continuity.

20,000 leagues under the sea —Verne, Jules, 1828-1905.
Book
1969
3 available of 4 items

Retells the adventures of a French professor and his two companions as they sail above and below the world's oceans as prisoners on the fabulous electric submarine of the deranged Captain Nemo.

Two little trains —Brown, Margaret Wise, 1910-1952.
Book
2001
6 available of 6 items

Two little trains, one streamlined, the other old-fashioned, puff, puff, puff, and chug, chug, chug, on their way West.

One winter's night —Herman, John, 1944-
Book
2003
19 available of 19 items

A lonely cow about to give birth on a cold winter's night finds shelter in a deserted shed with a man and a woman who are also having a baby.

Mother Goose : numbers on the loose —Dillon, Leo.
Book
2007
6 available of 7 items

Presents an illustrated collection of twenty-four counting rhymes, from "Baa, baa black sheep" to "Wash the dishes, wipe the dishes."

The tale of the mandarin ducks —Paterson, Katherine.
Book
1990
9 available of 9 items

A pair of mandarin ducks, separated by a cruel lord who wishes to possess the drake for his colorful beauty, reward a compassionate couple who risk their lives to reunite the ducks.

Mansa Musa : the lion of Mali —Burns, Khephra.
Book
2001
0 available of 1 items

A fictional account of the nomadic wanderings of the boy who grew up to become Mali's great fourteenth-century leader, Mansa Musa.

Many thousand gone : African Americans from slavery to freedom —Hamilton, Virginia.
Book
1993
3 available of 4 items

Recounts the journey of Black slaves to freedom via the underground railroad, an extended group of people who helped fugitive slaves in many ways.

Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears-- and more African folk tales
DVD
2011
4 available of 5 items

Perfect for celebrating Black History Month and learning about stories from the African tradition, Scholastic presents five stories on DVD, two of which are new! Stories include Why Mosquitos Buzz in People's Ears; Hot H...

Wayward Pines. [Season 1]
DVD
2015
4 available of 5 items

Secret Service agent Ethan Burke wakes up in a hospital in a strangely idyllic mountain town in Idaho. But the more Ethan tries to find out what happened to him, and to two missing fellow agents, the more he discovers th...

The people could fly : the picture book —Hamilton, Virginia, 1934-2002.
Book
2004
3 available of 3 items

In this retelling of a folktale, a group of slaves, unable to bear their sadness and starvation any longer, calls upon the African magic that allows them to fly away.

The hundred penny box —Mathis, Sharon Bell.
Book
1975
1 available of 1 items

Michael's love for his great-great-aunt who lives with them leads him to intercede with his mother who wants to toss out all her old things.

To every thing there is a season
Book
1998
10 available of 10 items

Presents that selection from Ecclesiastes which relates that everything in life has its own time and season.

Who's in Rabbit's house? —Aardema, Verna.
Kit
2002
2 available of 2 items

Rabbit has a problem - someone is inside her house and won't let her in.

Earth Mother —Jackson, Ellen, 1943-
Book
2005
3 available of 4 items

Portrays a day in the life of Earth Mother who, as she tends plants and animals around the world, meets three of her creations with advice on how to make the world more perfect.

Switch on the night —Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012
Book
1993
6 available of 6 items

Ashanti to Zulu : African traditions —Musgrove, Margaret.
Book
1976
10 available of 11 items

Explains some traditions and customs of 26 African tribes beginning with letters from A to Z.

20,000 leagues under the sea —Verne, Jules, 1828-1905.
Book
2000
1 available of 1 items

Retells the adventures of a French professor and his two companions as they sail above and below the world's oceans as prisoners on the fabulous electric submarine of the deranged Captain Nemo.

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