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J 170.44 L
Descript.
119 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Contents
Words for a better world -- Acceptance -- Ally -- Belonging -- Compassion -- Courage -- Create -- Dialogue -- Diversity -- Dream -- Empathy -- Equality -- Exercise -- Experiment -- Forgiveness -- Freedom -- Fuel -- Gratitude -- (Epitaph for) hate -- Hope -- Humility -- Intention -- Justice -- Kindness -- Laughter -- Listen -- Love -- Mindfulness -- Nature -- Netiquette -- Open -- Pause -- Peace -- Question -- Reach -- Release -- Respect -- Service -- Shero -- Team -- Tenacity -- Upstander -- Vulnerable -- Voice -- (Bear) witness -- Wonder -- Xenial -- Yes -- Zest -- The etymology of progress.
Audience
Age: 8-12.
Grade: 4-6.
Bibliog.
Included bibliographical references (pages 112-115) and index.
Summary
"Organized as a dictionary, entries in this book for middle-grade readers present words related to creating a better, more inclusive world. Each word is explored via a poem, a quote from an inspiring person, and a short personal anecdote from one of the co-authors, a prompt for how to translate the word into action, and an illustration"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject
Genre
Alt Author
Waters, Charles, 1973-
Amini, Mehrdokht, illustrator.
ISBN/ISSN
9781541557758 (lb ; alk. paper)
1541557751 (lb ; alk. paper)
Call #
GN FIC PAD
Edition
First edition.
Descript.
315 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm.
text rdacontent.
still image rdacontent.
unmediated rdamedia.
volume rdacarrier.
Note
Chiefly illustrations.
"The (mostly) true story of the first computer"--Jacket.
Summary
Presents an alternate history in which Charles Babbage and Ada, Countess of Lovelace, build the "Difference Engine" and use it to explore the wilder realms of mathematics and fight crime for the sake of both London and science.
Subject
Genre
ISBN/ISSN
9780307908278
0307908275
Call #
818.02 L
Descript.
255 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.
Subject
ISBN/ISSN
1579124526 (pbk.)
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