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28 Results
The impact of food and farming —O'Brien, Cynthia (Cynthia J.), author.
Book
2020
4 available of 7 items

"Modern farming allows us to buy almost any kind of food at any time of the year. But this convenience comes at a cost. This important book shows how we can farm and grow food without harming the planet. Case studies sho...

Explore Nova Scotia! —O'Brien, Cynthia (Cynthia J.), author.
Book
2019
9 available of 10 items

"Take on a road trip across Nova Scotia visiting major cities as well as heading off the beaten path to explore the people, environment, foods, cultures, and history of each region. Detours add fun trivia and jokes to th...

Explore Ontario! —O'Brien, Cynthia (Cynthia J.), author.
Book
2019
10 available of 10 items

"Take on a road trip across Ontario visiting major cities as well as heading off the beaten path to explore the people, environment, foods, cultures, and history of each region. Detours add fun trivia and jokes to the ro...

Animals —O'Brien, Cynthia (Cynthia J.), author.
Book
2018
6 available of 6 items

"Canadian animals are adorable and adaptable -- here's how they survive our extremely wild winters! Grizzly bears sleep it way, while polar bears are in their element. Arctic hares and foxes change their looks to winter ...

Cultural traditions in Iceland —O'Brien, Cynthia (Cynthia J.), author.
Book
2018
2 available of 2 items

Iceland is a country full of unique traditions some stemming from its Norse heritage and others from religious observances. Readers will learn about the interesting cultural traditions of Iceland, from distinctive food f...

Your guide to knights and the age of chivalry —O'Brien, Cynthia (Cynthia J.), author.
Book
2017
2 available of 2 items

Meet the knights of the Age of Chivalry. This exciting title explores the work of a knight, from jousting tournaments and codes of honor to battlefields and life on campaign. Also examined are the legends surrounding Rob...

Encyclopedia of American Indian history & culture : stories, time lines, maps, and more —O'Brien, Cynthia (Cynthia J.), author.
Book
2019
4 available of 4 items

"More than 160 tribes are featured in this outstanding new encyclopedia, which presents a comprehensive overview of the history of North America's Native peoples. From the Apache to the Zuni, readers will learn about eac...

Dream jobs in green and sustainable living —O'Brien, Cynthia (Cynthia J.), author.
Book
2018
1 available of 1 items

Environmental concerns are at the forefront of many industries. From renewable energy sources to sustainable agricultural practices, green jobs are a growing part of many industries. If becoming a trained professional in...

Think like a computer scientist —O'Brien, Cynthia (Cynthia J.), author.
Book
2020
2 available of 2 items

"Computer scientists know how to follow steps, spot patterns, and fix problems to reach a goal. Read about how anyone can learn to think like a computer scientist!"-- Provided by publisher.

Mermaid myths —O'Brien, Cynthia (Cynthia J.), author.
Book
2018
2 available of 2 items

Discusses the myths and legends about mermaids.

Explore with Stanley and Livingstone —O'Brien, Cynthia (Cynthia J.), author.
Book
2016
1 available of 1 items

"This fascinating book follows the expeditions in Africa of Scottish missionary David Livingstone, to find the source of the Nile River, and British-American journalist Henry Stanley, to find the lost Livingstone. Histor...

Climate maps —O'Brien, Cynthia (Cynthia J.), author
Book
2013
3 available of 3 items

Want to know what the weather is like in different parts of the world? In this book, children will learn about maps that feature the world's different climate zones, temperature, and precipitation. They will also learn h...

Cultural traditions in Sri Lanka —O'Brien, Cynthia (Cynthia J.), author.
Book
2018
1 available of 1 items

Known for its diversity, Sri Lanka is a country with many unique cultural traditions. This intriguing book guides readers through a year of holidays and traditions in the country, from Buddhist celebrations such as Poya ...

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