Grade 2

Fall 2021 6 titles

All Kinds of People (Early Bird Stories ™) — Hardcover Set

From the Series All Kinds of People (Early Bird Stories ™)

In these delightful, illustrated stories, diverse young narrators explore different cultures by comparing and contrasting their own lives to their friends' and neighbors' lives.… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2022
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $175.92
  • Your Price: $131.94
  • 6 titles

All New Crafts for Earth Day

From the Series All New Holiday Crafts for Kids

The world officially celebrates Earth Day on April 22, but for those who really care about the environment, every day is full of opportunities to recycle the earth’s resources! Best-selling… Read More →

  • Dewey: 745.5
  • Copyright: 2006

All New Crafts for Easter

From the Series All New Holiday Crafts for Kids

Kathy Ross, America's crafts-for-kids expert, shares some very original hands-on ideas for celebrating Easter. There are two terrific Easter Basket projects, one made from a tissue box and… Read More →

  • Dewey: 745.594'1667
  • Copyright: 2004

All New Crafts for Halloween

From the Series All New Holiday Crafts for Kids

Kathy Ross has created an amazing new collection of crafts ranging from Skeleton Scatter Pins to an Owl Goodie Bag that glows in the dark. For those who like to wear their crafts, the Ghost… Read More →

  • Dewey: 745.594'1646
  • Copyright: 2003

All New Crafts for Kwanzaa

From the Series All New Holiday Crafts for Kids

The family Kwanzaa celebration can be made even more special when children contribute to the festive air. Youngsters can enhance their family's Kwanzaa celebration with a "Light the Candles"… Read More →

  • Dewey: 745.594'1612
  • Copyright: 2007

All New Crafts for Mother's Day and Father's Day

From the Series All New Holiday Crafts for Kids

What better occasion for a hand-made gift than Mother's Day or Father's Day? The youngest children aren't able to go out and shop-but they can easily gather up materials in the house and… Read More →

  • Dewey: 745.594'1628
  • Copyright: 2007

All New Crafts for Thanksgiving

From the Series All New Holiday Crafts for Kids

All New Crafts for Thanksgiving is newest title in the updated and completely new series All New Holiday Crafts for Kids. It features crafts such as gourd turkeys, pilgrim place cards, and a… Read More →

  • Dewey: 745.594'1649
  • Copyright: 2006

All New Crafts for Valentine's Day

From the Series All New Holiday Crafts for Kids

Of all the holidays, Valentine’s Day is the one that most calls for a do-it-yourself approach. Kids traditionally get out the scissors and glue and work some creative magic with red… Read More →

  • Dewey: 745.594'1618
  • Copyright: 2002

All of a Sudden and Forever: Help and Healing after the Oklahoma City Bombing

A profoundly moving nonfiction picture book about tragedy, hope, and healing from award-winning author Chris Barton. Sometimes bad things happen, and you have to tell everyone. Sometimes… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • ATOS: 4.6
  • Dewey: 363.325/140976638
  • Copyright: 2020

All's Happy That Ends Happy

From the Series My Happy Life

It's spring and Dani is going to Rome for her father's wedding. But Ella is not invited; Dad said no. What will Ella think when she learns she hasn't been invited to her best friend's dad's… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2020

All the Dear Little Animals

"One summer's day we started a business called Funerals Ltd., to help all the poor dead animals in the world. Esther did the digging, I wrote the poems, and Esther's little brother, Puttie,… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2020

All Year Long

When robins sing, you know its spring. When summer’s come, campfires light the dark of night. When days grow short and cool, and leaves turn gold, it must be fall. When winter’s welcomed,… Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 2004

Almost to Freedom

Lindy and her doll Sally are best friends - wherever Lindy goes, Sally stays right by her side. They eat together, sleep together, and even pick cotton together. So, on the night Lindy and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2003

Alternate Reality Game Designer Jane McGonigal

From the Series STEM Trailblazer Bios

Do you like the challenge and adventure of video games? As Jane McGonigal was growing up, she had fun playing early video games. As an adult, she saw games as an outlet for problem solving… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • ATOS: 4.8
  • Dewey: 794.8'1526
  • Copyright: 2014

Always an Olivia: A Remarkable Family History

An elderly black grandmother passes on the story of the family’s Jewish origins to her young granddaughter, Carol Olivia. As family members flee the Spanish Inquisition, are kidnapped by… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: 813'.54
  • Copyright: 2007
Fall 2021

A Maker's Guide to Axles

From the Series A Maker's Guide to Simple Machines

What is an axle, and how does it make life easier for us Earthlings? Join Maker, a supersmart alien engineer, in a deep dive into axles, from wind turbines to rolling pins. Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: 621.8/2
  • Copyright: 2022
Fall 2021

A Maker's Guide to Levers

From the Series A Maker's Guide to Simple Machines

A smart but silly alien companion and toy-making activity make learning about levers tons of fun! Readers can discover how levers work and the types of levers we see in our everyday lives. Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • Dewey: 621.8
  • Copyright: 2022
Fall 2021

A Maker's Guide to Pulleys

From the Series A Maker's Guide to Simple Machines

Inquisitive makers will love learning about pulleys and how they work thanks to Maker, a wacky alien with a passion for simple machines! A hands-on back matter activity adds to the fun. Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • Dewey: 621.8
  • Copyright: 2022
Fall 2021

A Maker's Guide to Screws

From the Series A Maker's Guide to Simple Machines

From lightbulbs and bottle caps to water taps and peanut butter lids, screws are everywhere! Learn about screws and make your own spinning top with the help of an alien engineer. Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • Dewey: 621.8/82
  • Copyright: 2022
Fall 2021 6 titles

A Maker's Guide to Simple Machines — Hardcover Set

From the Series A Maker's Guide to Simple Machines

Learn about axles, screws, wedges and more with a silly alien engineer who guides readers through hands-on projects that demonstrate the use of simple machines. Read More →

  • Copyright: 2022
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $159.90
  • Your Price: $119.93
  • 6 titles
Fall 2021

A Maker's Guide to Wedges

From the Series A Maker's Guide to Simple Machines

Join Maker, an alien who knows all about machines, for a look at wedges. Readers will learn about different types of wedges and how they help make life on Earth easier. Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • Dewey: 621.8
  • Copyright: 2022
Fall 2021

A Maker's Guide to Wheels

From the Series A Maker's Guide to Simple Machines

What is a wheel and how is it used? Readers will learn the answer to these questions and more in this title all about wheels. A project where readers make a toy car adds opportunity for… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • Dewey: 621.8
  • Copyright: 2022

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… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 2019

A Map into the World (Chinese Edition)

"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 →

  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 2021