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BISAC Subject JNF033000

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Lifestyles / Farm & Ranch Life

Fall 2018

Balers Go to Work

Kindergarten - Grade 3

Balers take the stage in this title published jointly with New Holland Agriculture. From the different parts balers have to how farmers use these machines, readers will learn all about balers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • Dewey: 631.3

Bumba Books ® — Hooray for Community Helpers!

Series

Who makes a difference in your community? Young readers are fascinated by community helpers. Simple text and bright photos introduce how all kinds of community helpers contribute. Critical… Read More →

Bumba Books ™ en español — ¡Que vivan los ayudantes comunitarios! (Hooray for Community Helpers!)

Series

What do you want to be when you grow up? Learn about the daily lives of veterinarians, nurses, librarians, and more! Now in Spanish, the carefully leveled text and fresh, vibrant photos… Read More →

Bumba Books ™ en español — ¡Que vivan los ayudantes comunitarios! (Hooray for Community Helpers!): New for Spring 2018

Series

What do you want to be when you grow up? Learn about the daily lives of veterinarians, nurses, librarians, and more! Now in Spanish, the carefully leveled text and fresh, vibrant photos… Read More →

Bumba Books ™ — Machines That Go

Series

Ready, set, let's go! There are many ways to get from one place to another. You can take a train, a helicopter, even a monster truck! These compelling introductions help young readers explore… Read More →

Bumba Books ™ — Machines That Go: New for Spring 2018

Series

Ready, set, let's go! There are many ways to get from one place to another. You can take a train, a helicopter, even a monster truck! These compelling introductions help young readers explore… Read More →

Core Content Social Studies — On the Job

Series

Young readers will be surprised to discover the variety of jobs in different fields. This early introduction to careers features current on-the-job photos, and skills needed to "get the job… Read More →

Creative Minds Biographies

Series

Meet some of the world's most creative minds! Written in story format, these episodic biographies give clear, straightforward accounts of historical figures' lives. Each true story is… Read More →

Fall 2018

Cultivators Go to Work

Kindergarten - Grade 3

Readers will learn all about cultivators, from what parts they have and how they work to the way they are used by farmers, in this title published jointly with New Holland Agriculture. Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • Dewey: 631.5/1
Fall 2018

Fall Fun (Early Bird Stories ™)

Series

Entertaining stories follow diverse characters as they celebrate aspects of fall. Each book is sprinkled with critical thinking, recall, and text feature questions to encourage reader… Read More →

Fall 2018

Fall Harvest Fun

Kindergarten - Grade 2

Critical thinking and comprehension questions, fun facts, and engaging text and illustrations help readers learn and understand how people grow, harvest, and celebrate food in fall. Read More →

  • Dewey: 631.5/5
Fall 2018

Farm Machines at Work

Series

Readers will have fun learning about farm vehicles in this series published in partnership with New Holland Agriculture, a leader in farming machinery and equipment. Each title features… Read More →

Free-Range Farming

Grade 6 - Grade 8

Have you seen eggs labeled "free-range"? Maybe your family only buys meat from local farmers because you know and trust their practices when raising animals for food. So what exactly does… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1030
  • Dewey: 630

Growing Green

Series

Organic foods, sustainable agriculture, free-range farming, eating local—what do these terms mean? And how are these concepts influencing the way people farm, shop, cook, and eat? Readers… Read More →

Handle with Care: An Unusual Butterfly Journey

Grade 1 - Grade 4

Some farms grow vegetables or grains, and some raise cows, sheep, chickens, or pigs. But have you ever heard of a butterfly farm? How do you raise a butterfly?… On a farm in Costa Rica, worke Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: 595.78'9
Fall 2018

Harvesters Go to Work

Kindergarten - Grade 3

Learn about the role of harvesters on farms in this title published jointly with New Holland Agriculture. Explore how harvesters work and what is in store for the future of this piece of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • Dewey: 631.3/7

Hooray for Farmers!

Preschool - Grade 1

Carefully leveled text and fresh, vibrant photos engage young readers in learning about how farmers aid their community. Age-appropriate critical thinking questions and a photo glossary help… Read More →

  • Lexile: 440
  • ATOS: 1.5
  • Dewey: 630.92
Spring 2019

I Am Farmer: Growing an Environmental Movement in Cameroon

Grade 2 - Grade 5

Discover the true story of how environmentalist Farmer Tantoh is transforming the landscape in his home country of… When Tantoh Nforba was a child, his fellow students mocked him for Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • Dewey: 338.1096711

Life on a Cattle Farm

Grade 2 - Grade 5

What's the difference between a bull and a steer? How are calves born? Adam Smith could tell you. He lives on a beef cattle farm and describes in vivid detail what makes working and playing… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: 636.2'22

Life on a Chicken Farm

Grade 2 - Grade 5

Do you know how long it takes for a soft yellow chick to grow into a chicken? Why is it important to always keep lights on in chicken houses? Just ask Loren, a young farmer who helps his… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: 636.5'13

Life on a Crop Farm

Grade 2 - Grade 5

How big can a pumpkin grow? When is the best time to plant corn? Melissa Lehman knows. She lives on a crop farm and tells readers about the fun, and work, that goes into planting, growing… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: 630

Life on a Dairy Farm

Grade 2 - Grade 5

Do you know why a farmer would play music for cows? Or how long it takes to milk a cow? Just ask Robert, a young farmer who helps his family raise dairy cows. He’ll show you the fun and work… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: 636.2'142

Life on a Goat Farm

Grade 2 - Grade 5

Did you know that many people around the world drink goat milk instead of cow milk? Jimmy Search could have told you. He lives on a dairy goat farm and explains the work and fun that go into… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: 636.3'9142

Life on a Horse Farm

Grade 2 - Grade 5

Do you know the difference between a filly and a colt? How do you file a horse's teeth? Just ask Sarah Mills. She lives on a horse farm and describes the fun and hard work involved with… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: 636.1'2