Books: New at CADL

New at CADL

New Kids Non-Fiction

These kids non-fiction books are new to our shelves in the last 30 days (most recent on top).

"Venture into the exciting world of LEGO Legends of Chima and discover everything there is to know about all the tribes and their vehicles, weapons, enemies, and allies. Meet all the new characters and discover which side they stand on in the ongoing figh…
Explore the diversity of reptiles and amphibians from around the world with this compact and easy-to-use guide. Packed with more than 430 species.
Discusses how different animals use their senses to find food, attract a mate, detect danger, and bond with their young.
"This handbook features every Pokémon ever--it's truly the ultimate guide for every Pokémon fan!"--Cover back.
Provides biographical information about actress Audrey Hepburn, from her youth in Nazi-occupied Europe, through her rise to stardom in some of the era's most popular films, to her dedication to UNICEF.
Travel the galaxy far, far away and experience Star Wars® Rebels firsthand with the companion to the new Star Wars animated series, Star Wars® Rebels. Featuring key scenes and iconic moments, you'll learn the ins and outs of the rebel legion. With…
Provides information about the Earth's water, including rivers, lakes, oceans, the water cycle, climate, water pollution, and conservation.
In this level 1 reader, young readers will explore the feathery world of adorable owls. Follow these curious-looking creatures through their wooded habitats, learn how owls raise their young, hunt, and protect themselves. Beautiful photos and carefully le…
In this level 1 reader, young readers will explore the fun-filled world of lovable otters. Follow these playful critters through their aquatic habitats, learn how otters raise their young, and discover their curious and social natures. Beautiful photos an…
"Follow along with your favorite Angry Birds characters as they fly around the world, exploring cool places, new cultures, and wild creatures on all seven continents. Meet ocelots, lemurs, and other exotic animals and get a bird's-eye view of their habita…
"The Peanuts gang is ready to play ball in this collection of baseball-themed comic strips"--Cover page [4].
Learn all about Daniel Bryan, the fan-favorite Superstar who ushered in WWE's era of "YES!" Follow Daniel Bryan's meteoric rise to become one of WWE's most popular Superstars. Discover the ins and outs of his surge to prominence, his biggest rivalries and…
What is it that makes Garfield America’s favorite feline? Maybe it’s the way he flies through the fat lane without losing his cool or without missing a meal! You’ll marvel as Garfield finds new ways to evade exercise and beat boredom. Bu…
Discover the fascinating world of Mars in this colorful book packed with amazing imagery. In this inviting and entertaining format, kids will learn about the newest information on Mars, the Mars Rover, and our ongoing exploration of the Red Planet. This L…
Describes the life of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain from 1837 to 1901, and the social and political conditions in Great Britain during her lifetime.
Provides an introduction to snakes from around the world and includes information about their growth process, diet, behaviors, habitats, and physical characteristics, along with facts about other reptiles.
The Kratt Brothers use their creature powers to swim with sharks, whales, and other wild sea creatures, in a book that identifies the characteristics of sperm whales, tiger sharks, blowfish, and dolphins.
"Illus. in full color. Difficult dinosaur names are simplified with phonics"--Provided by publisher.
Discusses the ins and outs of weather forecasting, and explains how weather forecasters do their jobs.
Collects three stories about animals causing chaos, including Mariska, the horse escape artist, Milkshake, the charging cow, and Pony, the runaway goat.
Profiles a range of dinosaur and prehistoric animal species from the Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous Eras, featuring such animals as allosaurus, diplodocus, and mosasaurus.
Discusses key concepts in biology, physics, chemistry, and other scientific fields, and includes fast fact boxes, images and diagrams, and information about key scientists and their work.
Presents the stories of three amazing animals, including Einstein the genius parrot, Otis the skydiving dog, and Mudslinger a performing pig.
Provides twenty-five rubber band loom projects for creating such small toy creations as a superhero, robot, duck, Medusa, and crab.
Demonstrates how various insects blend into their surroundings through camouflage, including walking leaves, cicadas, and treehoppers.
Provides an introduction to physics, explaining how skateboarders use force and motion to perform tricks, how gravity determines the path of a baseball throw, and how electricity is used to power toasters and put on rock shows.
Describes the concept of time, explaining the different divisions of the day, week, month, and calendar year.
"Is it rainy? Cloudy? Stormy? Readers will learn the ins and outs of observing weather conditions in this book"--Provided by publisher.
A comprehensive guide to the fifty U.S. states includes fun facts about each state, including their mottos, state birds, flags, and state flowers.
Introduces ancient Greek, Norse, Egyptian, and Roman mythologies, including Zeus, father of the Greek gods, Norse Freyja, goddess of love, beauty, war, and death, and Egyptian Bastet, goddess of cats.
Describes the struggles and accomplishments in building the Panama Canal and its current status.
"Why do I have a belly button? What happens to the food I eat? Why am I different from everyone else on Earth? All children want to understand how their body works, and this lively illustrated book explains it all, from what DNA is to how their heart pump…
"In a simple, accessible question-and-answer format, this Good Question! book asks the questions and gives the answers about bugs and insects that young readers really want to know: what the difference is between bugs and insects, how they grow and live, …
A portrait of the iconic "man behind the mouse" traces his humble early years on a Missouri farm, World War I service, and early ambitions that prompted the creations of Mickey Mouse and other major characters and films.
Presents in question and answer format the world of dinosaurs and the various species of land, sea, and air creatures.
"Is each snowflake unique? What comes first: thunder or lightning? What causes the seasons? Whatever the weather question a child has--from sunshine to storms or snow--the fascinating answers are right here!"--Provided by publisher.
Answers questions about the ocean, including how water gets to the ocean, what causes waves, and how rubber duckies helped ocean scientists learn more about how the ocean's waters move.
Discusses the life and work of Mahavira, a young prince of India who renounced his throne to become a monk and spiritual teacher, promoting nonviolence and non-absolutism.
Recreates the immediacy and excitement of being behind the wheel of race cars, describing the basic mechanics and providing driving tips for on-track and off-road racing.
"By the time Sandy had hit New York City on October 22, 2012, it had left a trail of death and destruction across the Caribbean and the eastern seaboard of the United States. Affecting 24 U.S. states, Sandy is the second-costliest superstorm in United Sta…
Provides information about the 2011 nuclear disaster that occurred on the eastern coast of Japan and how the radioactive materials released into the air continue to threaten the health of the country's environment and people today.
Looks at religious, historical, and cultural traditions that occur in Canada.
Explains what natural resources are and the importance of conserving these resources through reducing, reusing, and recycling, with fun facts, trivia, and such easy-to-follow projects as growing crystals and a purifying water experiment.
Introduces puppets created out of found objects by describing each with a poem.
Highlights the life and accomplishments of the professional wrestler and three-time winner of the WWE World Championship.
Words taken from a diary by an unknown French soldier are paired with illustrations depicting the action.
A fan's reference to LEGO friends sets and mini-dolls profiles such favorites as Mia, Stephanie, and Andrea, revealing their likes and dislikes, cool outfits, pets, hobbies, vehicles, activities, and secrets.
"Readers will discover how detection dogs are able to use their noses to find everything from people, both alive and dead, to explosives to . . . whale poop. These working dogs work to please, work to play, and work for love."--Provided by publisher.
Profiles of favorite Skylanders Universe characters include Giants and swapped variations from all three video games and are complemented by fun facts and new insights for vehicles and battles.
A humorous and informative look at the five senses answers such questions as why sprouts and ice cream taste so different, why sweaty socks smell so bad, and what can be found inside the ear canal.
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