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BISAC Subject JUV013000

JUVENILE FICTION / Family / General (see also headings under Social Themes)

Fall 2019

A Map into the World

"Filled with wonder and sorrow and happiness." —Alison McGhee, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Someday A heartfelt story of a young girl seeking beauty and connection in a busy world… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • Dewey: [E]

A Summer of Sundays

A sweet middle-grade title about getting lost in a big family and unlikely friendship. Almost-twelve-year-old Sunday Fowler is a middle-of-the-middle child, and it's the absolute worst. Her… Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2019

A Time Traveler's Theory of Relativity

He believes in science, but only magic can help his mom. Twelve-year-old Finn is used to people in his family disappearing. His twin sister, Faith, drowned when they were three years old. A… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]

A Very Merry Guinea Dog

From the Series Guinea Dog

Rufus's first Christmas with Fido, the guinea pig that acts like a dog, is not what he expected. Shredded wrapping paper, opened presents, a toppled Christmas tree are only some of the… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2019

Baby's Blessings

In this charming board book, a Jewish family celebrates the arrival of a baby! Blessings in our house abound, Newest is the wondrous sound, Of baby whom we hold so dear, Crying out with joy… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • Dewey: [E]

Bubbe's Belated Bat Mitzvah

When Naomi convinces her 95-year-old great-grandmother that it’s not too late to become a Bat Mitzvah, all the cousins pitch in to help Bubbe celebrate her big day. While usually it’s the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 690
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Check It Out!: Historical Evidence

From the Series Social Studies Connects ®

Grandpa tells some amazing stories. Can they be true? Jamie plays detective to find out. Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Down in the Dumps: Book 3

From the Series Lou!

Lou's school year is off to a rocky start. Her BFF, Mina, won’t speak to her, but a new friend, Mary Emily, never shuts up. Lou's mom and her new boyfriend are madly in love, but all their… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • ATOS: 2.3
  • Dewey: 741.5'944
Fall 2019

Encyclopedia of Grannies

Why do grannies always tell us to speak up? Why do they have creases on their faces? Are grannies flexible? How do you cheer up a sad granny? How old are grannies, actually? Eric Veillé… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Finding Day's Bottom

After eleven-year-old Jane-Ery loses her father in a sawmill accident, Grandpap comes down from Salter’s Mountain to live with her and her mother. To Jane-Ery’s surprise, Grandpap’s funny… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: [Fic]

First Avenue Classics ™ Multi-User eBook Collection — eBook Set

From the Series First Avenue Classics ™

Set

From Alice and the Wizard of Oz to Hamlet and Don Quixote, your favorite characters from literature are now accessible from any digital device. First Avenue Classics transform unabridged… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $3,198.40
  • Your Price: $2,398.80
  • 160 titles
Spring 2019

First Avenue Classics ™ Spring 2019 New Releases — eBook Set: New for Spring 2019

From the Series First Avenue Classics ™

Set

From Alice and the Wizard of Oz to Hamlet and Don Quixote, your favorite characters from literature are now accessible from any digital device. First Avenue Classics transform unabridged… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $199.90
  • Your Price: $149.93
  • 10 titles

Growing Up — eBook Set

From the Series Growing Up

Set

Young children love a story they can interact with. Rocking Chair Kids books are perfect for read-alouds and one-on-one reading. This new series supports a child's feelings about growing up. Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $122.60
  • Your Price: $91.95
  • 4 titles

Growing Up — Library Bound Set

From the Series Growing Up

Set

Young children love a story they can interact with. Rocking Chair Kids books are perfect for read-alouds and one-on-one reading. This new series supports a child's feelings about growing up. Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $79.96
  • Your Price: $59.97
  • 4 titles

Guinea Dog

From the Series Guinea Dog

Rufus has been dreaming of getting a dog. His best friend has one. His worst friend has one. But his dad has a few objections: They whine. They gnaw. They bark. They scratch. They beg. They… Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Guinea Dog 2

From the Series Guinea Dog

Readers who loved Guinea Dog have been sitting, begging, and rolling over for a sequel. The beloved Patrick Jennings returns with the follow up to his award-winning and state list hogging… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Guinea Dog 3

From the Series Guinea Dog

When Rufus, Murphy, Lurena, and their pets go camping, they meet Pedro, a shy boy who seems afraid of just about everything—especially the water. One thing leads to another and the kids go… Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Guinea Dog Audisee® eBooks with Audio Bundle (Multi-User) — Audisee® eBook with Audio Set

From the Series Guinea Dog

Set

Rufus has always dreamed of getting a dog, but his dad has a few objections. They whine. They gnaw. They bark. They scratch. They beg. They drool. When Rufus's mom suggests a guinea pig for… Read More →

  • Audisee® eBook with Audio
  • List Price: $139.95
  • Your Price: $104.96
  • 3 titles

Guinea Dog — eBook Set

From the Series Guinea Dog

Set

Rufus has always dreamed of getting a dog, but his dad has a few objections. They whine. They gnaw. They bark. They scratch. They beg. They drool. When Rufus's mom suggests a guinea pig for… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $95.97
  • Your Price: $71.98
  • 3 titles

Guinea Dog — Paperback Set

From the Series Guinea Dog

Set

Rufus has always dreamed of getting a dog, but his dad has a few objections. They whine. They gnaw. They bark. They scratch. They beg. They drool. When Rufus's mom suggests a guinea pig for… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $20.97
  • Your Price: $19.92
  • 3 titles

Hissy Fitz

Hissy Fitz lives with some two-legged creatures who are destined to serve him in every possible way and understand his every whim. Sadly, these creatures are sorely lacking in their skills… Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • ATOS: 3.3
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Hockey Heroes

From the Series Lorimer Sports Stories

Cody Powell's Winnipeg hockey team, the Transcona Sharks, keeps getting better and better, especially with the addition of Kyle Kelley, the Sharks' top player and Cody's new best friend. At… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2019

Idriss and His Marble

When war threatens their home, Idriss and his mother must flee. He clutches his lucky charm—a single marble—throughout their journey, walking over hazardous terrain, crawling under barbed… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: [Fic]

I, Emma Freke

I, Emma Freke is a charming search-for-identity story about Emma—the only "normal" member of her quirky family. While Emma desperately tries to find her niche, she discovers that perhaps it's… Read More →

  • Lexile: 750
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: [Fic]