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New August 2012

Non-Fiction

  • 47 things you can do for the environment
  • 9/11 and the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq: a chronology and reference guide
  • Acne and skin disorders
  • Addiction
  • ADHD
  • Admission possible the “dare to be yourself” guide to getting into the best colleges for you
  • AIDS
  • The Alamo the battle for Texas
  • All things medieval: an encyclopedia of the Medieval World
  • Allergies
  • Allergies and asthma: what every parent needs to know
  • Alternative medicine
  • American Indians of the Northeast and Southeast
  • Ancient agricultural technology: from sickles to plows
  • Ancient Egypt
  • Ancient Greece
  • Ancient Greece and Rome
  • Ancient India’s myths and beliefs
  • Ancient Rome
  • Anger and anger management
  • Animal behavior desk refence
  • Animal rights
  • Anorexia and bulimia
  • Architects of the information age
  • Are cell phones dangerous
  • Asthma
  • Astronomy understanding the universe
  • Barbiturates and other depressants
  • Baseball and softball
  • The Bermuda Triangle
  • The Bill of Rights
  • Biomedical ethics
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Brain tumors
  • Buckskin dresses and pumpkin breeches: colonoial fashions from 1580 to 1760s
  • A closer look at genes and genetic engineering
  • A closer look at plant classifications
  • A closer look at the animal kingdom
  • College financing information for teens
  • The complete history of aviation: from ballooning to supersonic flight
  • The complete history of ships and boats from sails and oars to nuclear powered vessels
  • Computing from the abacus to the Ipad
  • Conflict resolution smarts: how to communicate, negotiate, compromise and more
  • The Constitution
  • The Declaration of Independence
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Ear, nose, and throat
  • Early civilizations of the Americas
  • The Emancipation Proclamation
  • Encyclopedia of world writers, 1800 to present
  • The endocrine system
  • Estimating building costs
  • Exploring the life, myth, and art of ancient Greece
  • Exploring the life, myth, and art of ancient Rome
  • Exploring the life, myth, and art of the Maya
  • Exploring the life, myth, and art of the Vikings
  • Food security
  • Football
  • Fossil fuels
  • Frequently asked questions about birth control
  • Frequently asked questions about Cosmetic Surgery
  • Frequently asked questions about When a Friend Dies
  • Frequently asked questions about plagiarism
  • Frequently asked questions about Juvenile Detention
  • Gardening step by step
  • Genocide
  • The Great Depression: the Jazz Age
  • Gun control preventing violence or crushing constitutional rights?
  • Hallucinogens
  • Hawke’s Green Beret survival manual
  • The Holocaust
  • Hoopskirts, Union blues, and confererate grays: Civil War fashions from 1861 to 1865
  • How markets work
  • How should America respond to illegal immigration?
  • Human body from A to Z
  • Immigration
  • Investigating Earth’s desert, grassland and rainforest biomes
  • Investigating Earth’s weather
  • Investigating minerals, rocks and fossils
  • Investigating plate tectonics, earthquakes and volcanoes
  • Investigating the global climate
  • Investigating the history of the earth
  • Islamic beliefs and practices
  • Issues in cyberspace from privacy to piracy
  • Job smarts how to find work or start a business, manage earnings and more
  • Judaism history, belief, and practice
  • The kidneys and the renal system
  • Landmark Supreme Court Cases: the most influential decisions of the Supreme Court of the United States
  • Leukemia
  • The little black dress and the zoot suite: Depression and wartime fashions from the 1930s to the 1950s
  • Living with autism
  • Living with diabetes
  • Living with food allergies
  • Living with substance
  • Lupus
  • The man who broke into Auschwitz
  • Media in the 21st century: artists, animators, and graphic designers
  • The Mesozoic era age of dinosaurs
  • Money in sports
  • The Montgomery Bus Boycott
  • New thinking about genetics
  • Nonverbal communication: the art of body language
  • Nuclear accidents and disaster
  • Nuclear energy
  • Number the stars
  • Obesity
  • Organic agriculture: protecting our food supply or chasing imaginary risks?
  • Pencil, paper and stars: the handbook of traditional and emergency navigation
  • Phobias
  • Poisoning planet Earth: pollution and other environmental hazards
  • The politics of saving the environment
  • Presidents a biographical dictionary
  • Preventing hazing: how parents, teachers and coaches can stop the violence, harrassment and humiliation
  • Prisons
  • Professional connections: learning how to network
  • Relationship smarts: how to navigate dating, friendships, family relationships and more
  • The reproductive system
  • Reproductive technology
  • The right words: knowing what to say and how to say it
  • Scheduling smarts: how to get organized, prioritize, manage your time and more
  • Sickle cell disease
  • Soccer
  • STDs
  • Study skills for dummies
  • Teenage alcoholism
  • Teenage drug abuse
  • Teenage eating disorders
  • Teenage sex and pregnancy
  • Teenage suicide
  • The truth about prescription drugs
  • U.S. election campaigns : a documentary and reference guide
  • Understanding the Federal Reserve and Monetary Policy
  • Understanding the gross domestic product and the gross national product
  • Viruses
  • What happens to your body when you are weight training
  • What world is left
  • When a friend dies
  • Your career in the Air Force
  • Your career in the army
  • Your career in the Coast Guard
  • Your career in the Marines
  • Your career in the Navy

FICTION:

  • 1984
  • Animal farm a fairy story
  • Beautiful boy a father’s
  • Catching fire
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  • The great Gatsby
  • The Hunger Games
  • Mockingjay
  • Roanoke
  • Romeo and Juliet
  • The Kite Runner
  • Anthem
  • Number the stars
  • What World is Left

DID YOU KNOW? Follett Shelf offers an “app” for Ipad and Android tablets so you can download eBooks and read offline. There is even an offline reader for computers. The offline download of eBooks gives you more features to use such as book marking and offering table of contents. If you own a tablet or a computer, consider loading the offline reader.