Sally Spylaw and the Flower Shop Mystery. P.

INFO:  Anderson, Joan.  Sally Spylaw and the Flower Shop Mystery.  P.  2004

DESC:  Sally and her friend Tom like to spend their weekends being detectives. One Saturday they notice some strange things happening outside of a flower shop.  They investigate the mystery.

TAGS:  Highland Park, P, Mystery, Fame, Detectives, detective story, level p, highland park-p, papa

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Jaguar Attack! P.

INFO:  Parsons, John.  Jaguar Attack.  P.  2000.

DESC:   This tells the story of a team of scientists traveling down a river in South America.  Although a jaguar attack is part of the story, the book mainly deals with the devastation of natural areas.

TAGS: Highland Park, P, Global Warming, Expeditions, South America, Scientists, Animals.

Chasing Tornadoes. P.

INFO:  McGuffee.  Chasing Tornadoes.  P.  2000

DESC: In this book, you’ll find out about scientists who chase tornadoes and study them up close.

TAGS: Highland Park, P, Tornadoes, Storms, Scientists, highland park-p, level p, papa, non-fiction, weather, cool jobs!

 

The Wright Brothers. O.

INFO:  Lynch, Emma.  The Wright Brothers.  O.  2005

DESC: This book introduces readers to the lives and work of the two brothers who invented the first engine-driven flying machine.

TAGS: Highland Park, O, Industry, Brothers, Ohio, Planes, Technology, History, highland park-o, level o, aviation, inventors, inventions, oscar

The Frog Prince Continued. O.

INFO:  Scieszka, Jon.  The Frog Prince Continued.  O.  1994

DESC:  After the Princess kissed the frog, he turned into a handsome prince and they lived happily ever after… or “did they?”  The Princess can’t stand the Prince’s froggy habits.  The Prince is unhappy, too, and decides that it would be best if he were changed back to a frog. But finding a witch who will do the job is harder than he expects.

TAGS:  Highland Park, O, Fantasy, Animals, Contentment, level o, highland park-o, fiction, chapter, oscar

Predators in the Rain Forest. O.

INFO:  Pirotta, Saviour.  Predators in the Rain Forest.  O 

DESC:  Introduction to the main features of rain forests, including transport, resources and environmental threats.

TAGS:  Highland Park, O, Ecosystem, Animals, Environment, level o, highland park-o, oscar, non-fiction, rainforests, predators