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Mary Had a Little Lab
Mary Had a Little Lab Illustrated by Petros Bouloubasis, By Sue Fliess

A funny, modern take on a classic nursery rhyme featuring a crafty, science-minded girl. Mary is an enterprising young inventor. She wants a pet, but it isn't one she can easily buy…so she makes one with the Sheepinator! Mary's pet sheep and her new invention make her popular with her classmates. But when she starts making sheep for her new friends, things go hilariously awry. Can Mary invent a way to fix this mess?
Tiny Whale
Tiny Whale By Joshua George, Illustrated by Puy Pinillos

A laugh-out-loud tale about bravery, friendship and big lies from a small fish. When a little orange fish with a very big family feels ignored, he starts to look for attention elsewhere. This humorous story about bravery, friendship and tall tales shows that sometimes even the littlest fish can make a big difference! A funny book to boost self esteem and teamwork.
Route 66 Then and Now®
Route 66 Then and Now® By Joe Sonderman

Putting archive and contemporary photographs of the same landmark side by side, Route 66 Then and Now® takes in the motels, cafes, gas stations, roadside attractions and key towns and sites along the route. The "Mother Road" has been open since 1926. Its heyday was the WWII and post-war era, with many roadside structures springing up to cater to the "tin-can tourists" making the journey from East to West. Gas stations, motels, and diners all had to compete for business and what better way to attract attention than with a wacky feature such as a wigwam motel, an iceberg cafe, or a whale-themed diner. Route 66 Then and Now® revisits some of these bizarre (and not-so-bizarre) structures to see what's left before time takes its toll. Route 66 historian Joe Sonderman takes readers on the 2,500-mile trip, starting in Chicago, to the Blue Whale in Catoosa, past Angel Delgadillo's store in Seligman, Arizona, to the end point in Santa Monica.
The Book of Havana
The Book of Havana Edited by Orsola Casagrande, By Daniel Chavarría, By Irina J. Davidenko, By Eduardo del Llano Rodríguez, By Laidi Fernández de Juan, By Jorge Enrique Lage, By Eduardo Heras Léon, By Cinthia Paredes, By Ahmel Echevarría Peré, By Francisco López Sacha, By Eduardo A. Santiesteban

The stories gathered in this anthology reflect the many complex challenges Havana's citizens have had to endure as a result of their country's political isolation—from the hardships of the "Special Period," to the pitfalls of Cuba's schizophrenic currency system, to the indignities of becoming a cheap tourist destination for well-heeled Westerners. Moving through various moments in its recent history, as well as through different neighbourhoods—from the prefab, Soviet-era maze of Alamar, to the bars and nightclubs of the Malecón and Vedado—these stories also demonstrate the defiance of Havana: surviving decades of economic disappointment with a flair for the comic, the surreal and the fantastical that remains as fresh as the first dreams of revolution.
100 Things Phish Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die
100 Things Phish Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die By Jason Gershuny, By Andy P. Smith, Foreword by Mike Greenhaus

Few music groups have been able to sustain a fan base as passionate and dedicated as that of Phish, and this entertaining guide rewards those fans with everything they need to know about the band in a one-of-a-kind format. Packed with history, trivia, lists, little-known facts, and must-do adventures that every Phish fan should undertake, it ranks each item from one to 100, providing an indispensable, engaging road map for devotees old and new.
Cool Japan
Cool Japan By Sumiko Kajiyama

A beautifully illustrated guide that explores everything from Japanese historic heroes to recent kawaii culture. Written by local expert Sumiko Kajiyama, Cool Japan explores the heart of Japanese culture and must-see places from a uniquely Japanese perspective. First, visit Kyoto, where you will discover 1,000 years of history, from the ancient love story the Tale of Genji to the traditional tea ceremony. Then head to Tokyo to experience Japan's cutting-edge capital, where the 21st-century kawaii culture collides with landmarks like the Kabuki-za Theater and the Imperial Palace. For a different perspective, venture outside the city to the serene towns of Tohoku, the region largely affected by the 2011 tsunami disaster. Informative, entertaining, and useful, this book is an ideal introduction for any traveler looking for a deeper understanding of Japanese culture, past and present.
Hasib & The Queen of Serpents
Hasib & The Queen of Serpents By David B.

From the multiple Eisner award-winning author David B. comes the story of Hâsib Karîm ad-Dîm. Heir to the wise Daniel, Hâsib is a young woodcutter promised to a great future. When his greedy companions abandon him in the middle of the forest, he meets the Queen of Serpents. She then tells her story, a fabulous adventure filled with gods and demons, princes and prophets. From Kabul to Cairo, journeys intertwine with intrigues and spiritual quests while the fabulous nights follow one another. An enchanting and intricately designed interpretation of the story of Hâsib Karîm ad-Dîm, through which David B. opens for us the gates of the Thousand and One Nights. For mature readers.
The Boys of Fairy Town
The Boys of Fairy Town By Jim Elledge

Exploring the origins and evolution of Chicago's queer community. A history of gay Chicago told through the stories of queer men who left a record of their sexual activities in the Second City, this book paints a vivid picture of the neighborhoods where they congregated while revealing their complex lives. Some, such as reporter John Wing, were public figures. Others, like Henry Gerber, who created the first "homophile" organization in the United States, were practically invisible to their contemporaries. But their stories are all riveting. Female impersonators and striptease artists Quincy de Lang and George Quinn were arrested and put on trial at the behest of a leader of Chicago's anti-"indecency" movement. African American ragtime pianist Tony Jackson's most famous song, "Pretty Baby," was written about one of his male lovers. Alfred Kinsey's explorations of the city's netherworld changed the future of American sexuality while confirming his own queer proclivities. What emerges from The Boys of Fairy Town is a complex portrait and a virtually unknown history of one of the most vibrant cities in the United States.
Fortnite
Fortnite By Triumph Books

A definitive player's guide to the game experiencing viral popularity. Fortnite: Battle Royale is taking the world by storm, combining the high-octane action of traditional shooters with the creative construction elements of sandbox games like Minecraft. With 40 million players and counting, competition is fierce, and strategy is essential. Once you jump from the Battle Bus onto the island below, there can be only one goal: survival. This guide has all the tips and tricks you need to master the melee, whether you're playing on a console, PC, or your phone. Illustrated with dozens of full-color screenshots, find essential information on big-picture offensive and defensive tactics, best practices for building, and indispensable combat techniques. Learn all about uncovering loot, optimizing weapons use, exploring map locations, establishing a fortress, completing challenges, and more—in solo, duo, or squad mode. 
Iver and Ellsworth
Iver and Ellsworth By Casey W. Robinson, Illustrated by Melissa Larson

From a factory rooftop, Iver and his good friend Ellsworth (a rooftop bear) are content to watch the busy world below. “Everyone’s going somewhere,” Iver says. “We can see the whole world from up here. That’s enough somewhere for me.” But after Iver retires, the friends must venture out in search of a new somewhere. Of course, the very best views are those you share with an old pal.
Peter Pan and Wendy
Peter Pan and Wendy By J.M. Barrie, Illustrated by Robert Ingpen

J.M. Barrie's classic children's tale of adventure and magic, newly abridged and illustrated by Andersen award-winner Robert Ingpen. When Peter Pan flies in through the Darling children's nursery window in search of his shadow, the scene is set for a wonderful tale of adventure and excitement that has captured the imagination of children and adults for more than a century. With its daring escapades and epic battles, Peter Pan and Wendy captures the spirit of childhood and has become one of the best-loved children's books of all time. This edition brings together an abridged text for younger readers with stunning illustrations. 
In the Zone
In the Zone By Clyde Brolin

The secrets of peak performance and how to gain a champion's mindset, packed with more than 100 exclusive interviews with the world's top sports stars. How did Novak Djokovic and Nadia Comaneci peak as the world watched? How did Michael Phelps and Jessica Ennis-Hill see into their own future? How do champions suppress their fear of failure and find the belief to win? What separates those who live their dreams from those who don't? What exactly is "The Zone," and how do you get there? Drawing on more than 100 exclusive interviews with the world's elite stars of sports including Novak Djokovic, Jessica Ennis-Hill, Sebastian Vettel, Felix Baumgartner, Michael Phelps, Michael Johnson, and more, Clyde Brolin sets out to discover the secrets of true success. In the Zone investigates with intelligence and clarity the mental traits that make champions, and reveals how anyone can reach the magical state of mind where sport's greatest achievements happen . . . The Zone.
Tiny Town What did Busy Bunny Hear?
Tiny Town What did Busy Bunny Hear? By Oakley Graham, Illustrated by Lemon Ribbon

Follow the paths and peep through the windows for interactive preschool fun. Follow Busy Bunny on a journey around Tiny Town. This cute interactive book features clever textured paths and cut-outs for little fingers to follow, and peephole windows on every spread. Perfect for adults to share with children age three and up. 
Age in Place
Age in Place By Lynda Shrager OTR, MSW

Simple modifications that help seniors make their homes safer and easier to navigate. A practical step-by-step, room-by-room guide to simple modifications that can help seniors make their homes safer and easier to navigate, this reference offers readers clear and practical solutions. Author Lynda Shrager is a registered, national board certified occupational therapist, a master's level social worker and a Certified Aging in Place Specialist (CAPS) with more than thirty-seven years' experience in the field of geriatrics and more than thirteen years working with seniors in their homes. It is this mix of qualification and experience that makes her an expert in adapting the environment to increase patient safety and independence. This book is designed to help seniors and their caregivers address these new challenges together to make life at home safer, more manageable and less stressful for all.Features include:• Room-by-room walk through to evaluate and modify safety of the home• Photographs of modifications from patients' homes• Recommendations for the best home medical equipment• Where to obtain services and additional helpful resources• Check list for the reader to complete their own room by room walk through with a quick and easy guide to making each space safe and manageable• "Hacks for Health and Home" at the end of each chapter with occupational therapy tips• Vital Documents Guide for easy retrieval of important papers in case of an emergency
Good Night, Pepe & Millie
Good Night, Pepe & Millie By Yayo Kawamura, Illustrated by Yayo Kawamura

The latest in this sweet board book series is a perfect addition to any kid's bedtime ritual. It's bedtime for Pepe and Millie! They put away their toys, brush their teeth, and change into pajamas. With fun sliders and lift-the-flaps, toddlers will love to help Pepe and Millie get ready for bed.
Letters from New York
Letters from New York By Maree Coote, Illustrated by Maree Coote

A charming and engaging tour of New York City, using typography. Readers spell their way through the pictures of the city and its features and inhabitants, and every image is made from the letters that spell its name. This is a unique typographic device. Colors are bold and bright, and the portraits, buildings and animals are great fun. A playful verse accompanies each illustration. There's also a fun-facts quiz about the city and hide-and-find fun too. Supported by Teachers Notes via the back page and online.
Queer Magic
Queer Magic Edited by Lee Harrington, Edited by Tai Fenix Kulystin

A rare text highlighting intersectional LGBTQIA+ spirituality. In a wide variety of pagan paths, many forms of modern magic and mystery hold an expectation that all parties are heterosexual, cisgender, and, in many cases, white. In Queer Magic: Power Beyond Boundaries, Lee Harrington and Tai Fenix Kulystin bring together a diverse and passionate collection of authors and artists who break out beyond that belief and explore how being LGBT+ is not just acceptable when exploring magic, but powerful. Using the diverse tools of queer activism, education, and storytelling, through academic essays and first-person narratives to comics and poster-style art, this intersectional group exposes a world beyond what so many magical practitioners have presumed is "normal." The reality is that magic, whether in Wicca or Vodou, Heathenry or Polytheism, has been fueled by people and systems beyond the binary for millennia. For many within, magic and queerness are not separate, but deeply entwined pieces of identity, worldview, and culture experienced together, always. Drag queen magic, Inclusive witchcraft, and magic for healing and survival. Gender transition in Rome, possession practices, and DIY divination. Social justice, queer black tantra, and polarity beyond gender. Honoring ancestors, fluidity of consciousness, and reimagining the Great Rite. Queer sex magic, power sigils, deities that reflect diversity... and more. Whether you identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, asexual, transgender, agender, genderqueer, or some other queer orientation, or you are curious about tools to access magic beyond what is often discussed, this book is for you. Each piece is a unique and passionate chance to look into your own relationship with magic, break out of the tales of what your practice "should" look like, and expand your awareness into the queer magic as well as your own power beyond boundaries.
Behind Her Back
Behind Her Back By Jane Lythell

Second in the Storyworld series, a twisty drama of power, rivalry and betrayal set in the glamorous, pressurized world of a television station. A new Head of Sales and Marketing, the scary Lori Kerwell, has arrived at the station and started to build her power base. Lori soon joins forces with the News Editor, who hates Liz for knowing his explosive secret. Liz must fight to retain control of the show.? Meanwhile at home Liz has started to date again, but her 15-year-old daughter deeply resents the new man in her life. In this gripping novel of power, rivalry, and backstabbing, Jane Lythell draws on her years of working in the glamorous, pressurized world of live TV.
Give Out Creek
Give Out Creek By JG Toews

The first in a new series, previously shortlisted for the Arthur Ellis Award for Best Unpublished Crime Novel. In the small mountain town of Nelson, newspaper reporter Stella Mosconi never speaks of her crippling fear of deep water. Now spring runoff is in the alpine, the creeks are on the rampage, and Stella watches the lake rise outside her door. When a new friend is found dead in her rowboat, she is drawn into the investigation despite a complicated history with the police officer in charge. The death of a second woman—a suspect in the case—brings more trouble Stella's way as she struggles to hold her family together. But can she find the courage to face her most intense fear if that's what it will take to solve the murders?
The Hookah Girl
The Hookah Girl By Marguerite Dabaie

A semi-autobiographical tale about growing up as a Christian Palestinian in America. In this current political climate, being a Palestinian is a hazard. However, there are common grounds where East meets West. The Hookah Girl is a semi-autobiographical graphic novel of a childhood as a Christian Palestinian in America. Told in short stories and with narrative ranging from growing up in a refugee family to how to roll waraq (stuffed grape leaves), this book is an account of living in two seemingly different cultures that actually aren't very different at all.
Courageous Women of the Vietnam War
Courageous Women of the Vietnam War By Kathryn Atwood, Foreword by Diane Carlson Evans

The untold stories of bravery exhibited by servicewomen and others involved in the Vietnam War. One of just a handful of women reporting on the Vietnam War, Kate Webb was captured by North Vietnamese troops and presumed dead—until she emerged from the jungle waving a piece of white parachute material after 23 days in captivity. Le Ly Hayslip enjoyed a peaceful early childhood in a Vietnamese farming village before war changed her life forever. Brutalized by all sides, she escaped to the United States, where she eventually founded two humanitarian organizations. Lynda Van Devanter was an idealistic young nurse in 1969 when a plane carrying her and 350 men landed in South Vietnam. Her harrowing experiences working in a combat zone hospital would later serve as inspiration for the TV series China Beach.  In these pages readers meet these and other brave women and girls who served in life-threatening roles as medics, journalists, resisters, and revolutionaries in the conflict in Vietnam. Author Kathryn J. Atwood presents a clear introduction to each of five chronological sections, guiding readers through the social and political turmoil that spanned two decades and the tenure of five US presidents. Each woman's story unfolds in a suspenseful, engaging way, incorporating plentiful original source materials, quotes, and photographs. Resources for further study, source notes and a bibliography, and a helpful map and glossary round out this exploration of one of modern history's most divisive wars, making it an invaluable addition to any student's or history buff's bookshelf.