Tyson, Neil deGrasse, author
America's most celebrated astrophysicist invites young readers to explore the mysteries of the universe.
Levy, Debbie, author
"From the New York Times bestselling author of I Dissent comes a biographical graphic novel about celebrated Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a modern feminist icon-a leader in the fight for equal treatment of girls and women in society and the workplace. She blazed trails to the peaks of the male-centric worlds of education and law, where women had rarely risen before. Ruth Bader Ginsburg has often said that true and lasting change in society and lawis accomplished slowly, one step at a time. This is how she has evolved, too. Step by step, the shy little girl became a child who questioned unfairness, who became a student who persisted despite obstacles, who became an advocate who resisted injustice,who became a judge who revered the rule of law, who became...RBG"-- Provided by publisher.
Noda, Satoru, author, artist
"Captured by rogue soldiers from the 7th Division, Sugimoto's life now rests in the hands of Asirpa and "Escape King" Shiraishi, who must work together to save him. Meanwhile, Sugitmoto's list of enemies continues to grow. Hijikata, a former leader of the legendary Shinsengumi, intensifies his own search for the hidden Ainu gold, and another adversary teams up with an expert hunter--who knows the wilderness of Hokkaido at least as well as Asirpa--to track Sugimoto down!"--Page 4 of cover.
Munroe, Randall, author
For any task you might want to do, there's a right way, a wrong way, and a way so monumentally bad that no one would ever try it. How To is a guide to the third kind of approach. It's full of highly impractical advice for everything from landing a plane to digging a hole.
Lindsay, Jeffry P., author
From the author of the wildly successful Dexter series comes a new, mesmerizing bad guy we can root for: Riley Wolfe. He's a master thief, expert at disguise, and not averse to violence when it's needed. It's no accident, though, that Riley targets the wealthiest 0.1 percent and is willing to kill them when they're in his way. Riley aims for an extraordinary target in a heist that will make history - the Crown Jewels of Iran. Stealing these jewels is absolutely impossible. But Riley always liked a challenge.
Levy, Buddy, 1960- author
In July 1881, Lt. A.W. Greely and his crew of 24 scientists and explorers were bound for the last region unmarked on global maps. Their goal: Farthest North. What would follow was one of the most extraordinary and terrible voyages ever made. Based on the author's exhaustive research, the incredible true story of the Greely Expedition, one of the most harrowing adventures in the annals of polar exploration.
The Alfredson Medical Center has operated since 1896 when lumber baron Marshall Alfredson built the hospital at the urging of surgeon, Evan McGrath. A hundred years later, William McGrath carries on his family's role as the center's medical head while the Alfredsons control its Board of Directors. Present-day disasters, doomed relationships, and shocking family secrets come together to threaten not only the Alfredson and McGrath families, but also the legendary hospital itself.
South America is an area rich in cultural diversity and sunshine, which explains why South American cuisine combines a variety of exotic fruits and vegetables with grains, meat and fish. In this cookbook, you will find a wide selection of recipes from Brazil, Ecuador and Peru - just to mention a few.
Ignotofsky, Rachel, 1989- author, illustrator
Covering a wide array of artistic mediums, this collection contains infographics about artistic movements throughout history, statistics about women's representation in museums, and notable works by women.