Winlock Timberland Library
Summer 2015

Books that Jamie and Althea talked about included...

    
Batgirl. The lesson


Baltazar, Art     
Who is the Purple Superman?
A mysterious Purple Superman has appeared in Metropolis and he is making Superman sick.


Bausum, Ann     
Stubby the war dog : the true story of World War I 's bravest dog
American soldier J. Robert Conroy befriended a stray dog with a stumpy tail while training to fight overseas in WWI. They bonded so closely that Conroy smuggled him to Europe, where Stubby accompanied Conroy's regiment on the Western Front, lending both his superior olfactory senses and amiable temperament to the war effort.


Bellisario, Gina     
Let's meet a firefighter


Castaldo, Nancy F     
Sniffer dogs : how dogs (and their noses) save the world
"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."--|cProvided by publisher.


Cosentino, Ralph     
Wonder Woman : the story of the Amazon princess
Wonder Woman tells how she came to be the protector of humankind, who her enemies are, and how she keeps her identity secret.


DiCamillo, Kate     
Flora & Ulysses : the illuminated adventures
Rescuing a squirrel after an accident involving a vacuum cleaner, comic-reading cynic Flora Belle Buckman is astonished when the squirrel, Ulysses, demonstrates astonishing powers of strength and flight after being revived.


Irvine, Alexander     
Iron Man
"Read the complete adventures that turned Tony Stark into the hero Iron Man."--Page 4 of cover.


King, Bart     
The big book of superheroes
As a child, Bart King discovered he could punch people into outer space. Sadly, he lost a lot of friends that way. Today, Bart is one of the world's most in-demand superhero experts. So if you're wondering if you have what it takes to be a superhero--of course you do! All you need is a burning desire to fight evildoers.


Lipsyte, Robert     
Heroes of baseball : the men who made it America's favorite game|cRobert Lipsyte.


Markle, Sandra     
Animal heroes : true rescue stories
Presents true stories of animals helping humans, including animals trained to assist people with disabilities and pets that saved their families in life-threatening situations.


Osborne, Mary Pope     
Heroes for all times
Jack and Annie learn amazing facts about six history-changing individuals, including Susan B. Anthony, Mahatma Ghandi, Martin Luther King, Jr., John Muir, Florence Nightingale ,and Harriet Tubman.


Pierce, Tamora     
Alanna : the first adventure
Eleven-year-old Alanna, who aspires to be a knight even though she is a girl, disguises herself as a boy to become a royal page, a learning many hard lessons along her path to high adventure.


Pierce, Tamora     
First test
Ten-year-old Keladry of Mindalen, daughter of nobles, serves as a page but must prove herself to the males around her if she is ever to fulfill her dream of becoming a knight.


Rhatigan, Joe     
People you gotta meet before you grow up : get to know the movers and shakers, heroes and hotshots in your hometown
A tribute to the heroes who help keep our neighborhoods safe and provide routine services explains the world-changing roles of farmers, entrepreneurs, artists, politicians and other community contributors.


Spinelli, Eileen     
Hero cat
A cat gives birth to a litter of kittens in an abandoned building that catches fire while she is out searching for food.


  June 2015