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Building A Skyscraper

author: Macken, Joann Early
Photographs and simple text describe the people, tools, and machines needed to build a skyscraper.
720
year: 2008
copies: 8
call number/section: 720
lexile: 320
subjects: skyscrapers [X]

City

author: Siemens, Jared
Young readers will learn that about half of the people on Earth live in cities.
307.76
year: 2016
copies: 3
call number/section: 307.76
lexile: 350

Tall And Sleek

author: Markovics, Joyce L
Young children will love showing off their beginning reading skills as they learn about the Empire State Building--one clue at a time!.
FIC
year: 2018
copies: 1
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 380

Building The Empire State Building

author: Olson, Elsie
The Empire State Building is a famous skyscraper. It was once the tallest building in the world! In Building the Empire State Building, young readers will find out more about this engineering marvel and how it was built.
FIC
year: 2018
copies: 1
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 470

Skyscrapers

author: Bowman, Chris
"As the tallest buildings on Earth, skyscrapers tower over cities! These massive buildings house offices, shops, and apartments in cities around the world.
FIC
year: 2019
copies: 4
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 520
subjects: skyscrapers [X], easy reading materials

Empire State Building

author: Dittmer, Lori
"Examining the building process from the ground up, this . . . title covers the history and construction of the Empire State Building, one of New York City's most well-known landmarks"--Provided by publisher.
FIC
year: 2020
copies: 1
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 600

Build It

author: Spielman, Madison
Provides a definition for skyscrapers, their purpose, basic construction, and the names of some of the tallest skyscrapers.
720
year: 2012
copies: 9
call number/section: 720
lexile: 630
subjects: skyscrapers [X]

Engineer It! Skyscraper Projects

author: Bernhardt, Carolyn
Kids will learn about the history of skyscrapers with Engineer It! Skyscraper Projects.
FIC
year: 2018
copies: 13
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 660
subjects: skyscrapers [X], structural engineering

One World Trade Center

author: Murray, Julie
"[An introduction to] One World Trade Center, which is also known as the Freedom Tower.
FIC
year: 2019
copies: 1
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 660

The Story Behind Skyscrapers

author: Price, Sean
Discusses the history of skyscrapers around the world, with photographs, illustrations, information on the first tall buildings, and various design and engineering considerations, and includes a timeline.
720
year: 2009
copies: 1
call number/section: 720
lexile: 700
subjects: skyscrapers [X]

Building Skyscrapers

author: Stefoff, Rebecca
Examines the development and building of skyscrapers though history.
690
year: 2016
copies: 4
call number/section: 690
lexile: 700
subjects: skyscrapers [X]

How Tall Is Tall?

author: Parker, Victoria
Learn about some of the world's tallest structures. Find out how we measure height and see how different types of structures compare.
720
year: 2011
copies: 6
call number/section: 720
lexile: 720

Skyscraper Builder

author: Perish, Patrick
"Engaging images accompany information about skyscraper builders.
690
year: 2015
copies: 1
call number/section: 690
lexile: 730

Skyscrapers

author: Landau, Elaine
Details development, design, and construction of the modern skyscraper.
720
year: 2001
copies: 4
call number/section: 720
lexile: 750
subjects: skyscrapers [X]

Skyscrapers

author: Romero, Libby
"Learn all about the world's most amazing skyscrapers--from the first, to the tallest, to how they're built, and everything in between--in this new National Geographic Kids Reader.
FIC
year: 2017
copies: 1
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 790
subjects: skyscrapers [X], readers

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