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BISAC Subject JUV039120

JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Prejudice & Racism

Captain Lilly and the New Girl

From the Series Formac First Novels

Lilly is excited about playing with the community league girls' soccer team. When the new girl, Sara, joins the team, there is controversy over her headscarf caused by their competing team's… Read More →

  • Lexile: 430
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Lorimer Sports Stories Fall 2018 New Releases — Library Bound Set

From the Series Lorimer Sports Stories

Set

Realistic, action-packed sports stories for reluctant middle-grade readers. Each book covers a contemporary theme—like bullying, friendship or prejudice—set against the backdrop of a specific… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $111.96
  • Your Price: $83.97
  • 4 titles

Lorimer Sports Stories — Library Bound Set

From the Series Lorimer Sports Stories

Set

Realistic, action-packed sports stories for reluctant middle-grade readers. Each book covers a contemporary theme—like bullying, friendship or prejudice—set against the backdrop of a specific… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $335.88
  • Your Price: $251.91
  • 12 titles

Lorimer Sports Stories — Paperback Set

From the Series Lorimer Sports Stories

Set

Realistic, action-packed sports stories for reluctant middle-grade readers. Each book covers a contemporary theme—like bullying, friendship or prejudice—set against the backdrop of a specific… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $35.96
  • Temporarily out of stock
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Picture Perfect

When Ian Slater's best friend, Teddy, suddenly vanishes, it's up to Ian to find out what happened. He and Teddy were supposed to take photographs together on the day Teddy disappeared—but… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • ATOS: 5.1
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Play Ball, Jackie!

Batter up! It's Jackie Robinson's first game in the major leagues. April 15, 1947, is a big day for ten-year-old Matty Romano. His dad is taking him to see his favorite team—the Brooklyn… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: [E]

Raffi's New Friend

From the Series Formac First Novels

Although the new girl at Raffi's school is small and fragile looking, he notices that she is quick on her feet. She ducks out of the way of classmates that try to grab her head scarf. It… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2020

Red Menace

A suspenseful and heartfelt story about an era whose uncertainties, controversies, and dangers will seem anything but distant to contemporary readers. If thirteen-year-old Marty Rafner had… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Roughing

From the Series Lorimer Sports Stories

In this sequel to Interference, Josh is off to an elite hockey camp for the summer, where he shares a room with a talented player from the Northwest Territories named Peter Kuiksak. Peter is… Read More →

  • Lexile: 640
  • Dewey: [Fic]
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Snow Soccer

From the Series Lorimer Sports Stories

Sarimah has played soccer in her home in Syria but everything changes when her family suddenly moves to Canada. Now, Sarimah must learn English and adapt to the cold winter weather. Her… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Soccer United: Team Refugee — Library Bound Set

From the Series Soccer United: Team Refugee

Set

Give reluctant readers insight into the lives of young refugees from war-torn areas of the world with these novels. United by the world's most popular sport—soccer—the characters in these… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $111.96
  • Your Price: $83.97
  • 4 titles

Team Fugee

From the Series Soccer United: Team Refugee

Two years after his birth parents disappeared from their home in Nigeria, newly adopted Ozzie moves to Canada. At his new school, Ozzie and the other Nigerian kids compete for time on the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 690
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2019

The Wolf in Underpants

From the Series The Wolf in Underpants

In this witty graphic novel, a community of forest animals trades scary rumors about a nearby wolf. Some critters have even gone into business selling wolf traps and anti-wolf fences. But… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • Dewey: 741.5/973
Spring 2020

The Wolf in Underpants Freezes His Buns Off

From the Series The Wolf in Underpants

In the second tale of The Wolf in Underpants, winter has arrived and the whole forest is freezing! As animals stock up on nuts, bread, and cheese wheels, they notice the Wolf is in a frosty… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • Dewey: 741.5/973
Spring 2020

Too Far From Home

"There's an Ethiopian; there's an Ethiopian!" I heard them shouting. I looked behind me, but I couldn't see any Ethiopian. Children began crowding round me, and I still didn't realize that… Read More →

  • Lexile: 700
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Two Strikes

From the Series Lorimer Sports Stories

KaLeah has just moved from Halifax to the small town of Trail, B.C. KaLeah's a natural at baseball, and it's what she loves to do most. But she is excluded and bullied by Nikki and her… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • Dewey: [Fic]