Grade 5

Valiant

Saville hates sewing. How can she not when her father, the Tailor, loves his bolts of velvet and silk far more than he's ever loved her? Yet, when he is struck ill shortly after they arrive… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Vampire Hunt: Book 7

From the Series Twisted Journeys ®

Vampire hunters are creeping through an ancient castle with garlic, stakes, and holy water—hunting for you! Every Twisted Journeys® graphic novel lets YOU control the action by choosing which… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]

Vampires on the Run: A Quinnie Boyd Mystery

From the Series Quinnie Boyd Mysteries

In the months after Quinnie Boyd cracked the mystery of her missing teacher, she expected life in her small Maine town to snap back to normal. But two writers from New York City have arrived… Read More →

  • Lexile: 690
  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Vapor, Rain, and Snow: The Science of Clouds and Precipitation

From the Series Weatherwise

How does a cloud form? When is the best time to see a rainbow in the sky? Why do ice cubes shrink in the freezer? The answers to these questions all involve water. So do the reasons why… Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • ATOS: 4.5
  • Dewey: 551.57'6

Vegetarian Cooking around the World

From the Series Easy Menu Ethnic Cookbooks 2nd Edition

With savory vegetarian recipes from around the world, this versatile cookbook provides a wealth of dishes that are exciting, easy-to-prepare, and delicious. Take a taste-filled trip to… Read More →

  • ATOS: 7.2
  • Dewey: 641.5'636

Venom

Beware! Poisonous things are all around you. Author Marilyn Singer brings kids the coolest info on creatures that can harm or even kill with a bite or sting Read More →

  • Lexile: 1100
  • ATOS: 7.8
  • Dewey: 592

Venus

From the Series Early Bird Astronomy

This book describes Venus, the second planet from the Sun. The text discusses Venus' distinguishing characteristics, its position in the solar system, its composition and atmospheric… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 523.42

Venus & Serena Williams, 3rd Edition

From the Series Amazing Athletes

The Williams sisters have been close since growing up together on the tough streets of southern California. But when Venus and Serena face each other on the tennis court, they each play to… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: 796.3420922

Vertical Takeoff Aircraft: From Drones to Jump Jets

From the Series Feats of Flight

Action-packed photos and engaging text explore the varied world of vertical takeoff aircraft, from jump jets launching off a ski jump on an aircraft carrier in the middle of the ocean to the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1060
  • Dewey: 629.133/35

Victoria Justice: Television's It Girl

From the Series Pop Culture Bios

You may know that Victoria Justice rose to fame on the hit Nickelodeon TV show Victorious. But did you know that she: • is a talented model in addition to being a great actor and singer? •… Read More →

  • Lexile: 750
  • ATOS: 4.6
  • Dewey: 791.4502'8092
Fall 2020 4 titles

Vidcode Coding Hacks — Library Bound Set

From the Series Vidcode Coding Hacks

Readers learn how to code with quick, customizable projects! Create filters and memes, use special effects, animate stories, and more while learning important building blocks of code. Page… Read More →

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

Viper Attack

From the Series Mission Alert

Tom and Zilla go undercover to protect a classmate who's being targeted by kidnappers. He's the son of an important physician with powerful enemies. But can Tom and Zilla keep him safe… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Voice of Freedom: A Story about Frederick Douglass

From the Series Creative Minds Biographies

Born a slave, Frederick Douglass grew up facing hunger, hard work, and terrible beatings. After overhearing that reading was the key to freedom, Frederick became determined to learn to read… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • ATOS: 5.5
  • Dewey: 973.8'092

Voice of the Paiutes: A Story about Sarah Winnemucca

From the Series Creative Minds Biographies

Sarah Winnemucca, a Northern Plains Indian, lived in the last half of the nineteenth century when white settlers were moving west into land the Paiutes had inhabited for thousands of years… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.1
  • Dewey: 979.004'9745769'0092

Volcanoes

From the Series Early Bird Earth Science

This book introduces young readers to volcanoes—what they are, how they form, and how they affect people. Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 551.21

Von Miller

From the Series Sports All-Stars (Lerner ™ Sports)

Von Miller is a talented football player for the Denver Broncos. He was selected by the Broncos as the second overall pick in the 2011 National Football League (NFL) Draft, and he's been a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760
  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: 796.332092 [B]

Wacky Inventions of the Future: Weird inventions that seem too crazy to be real!

From the Series Wacky Things

Have you ever heard of armpit air conditioners? Or a toilet paper hat? Wacky Inventions Throughout History describes some of the wackiest inventions that seem too crazy to be true—but are!… Read More →

  • Lexile: 930
  • ATOS: 5.0
  • Dewey: 600

Wacky Inventions Throughout History: Weird inventions that seem too crazy to be real!

From the Series Wacky Things

Have you ever heard of a bike TV? Or a bird diaper? Wacky Inventions Throughout History describes some of the wackiest inventions that seem too crazy to be true—but are! Whether useful… Read More →

  • Lexile: 920
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: 600

Wacky Sports

From the Series No Way!

Sure, you know baseball, soccer, and basketball. But have you heard about kiiking, the Estonian swinging competition? Or chess boxing, the perfect combination of brains and brawn? What about… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760
  • ATOS: 4.6
  • Dewey: 796

Wacky Things About Animals—Volume 1: Weird and amazing animal facts!

From the Series Wacky Things

Young animal lovers will delight in all the crazy things animals do that seem too crazy to believe, but are really true! This book describes real animals and their wacky quirks, whether… Read More →

  • Lexile: 900
  • ATOS: 5.0
  • Dewey: 590

Wacky Things About Animals—Volume 2: Weird and amazing animal facts!

From the Series Wacky Things

Young animal lovers will delight in all the crazy things animals do that seem too crazy to believe, but are really true! This book describes real animals and their wacky quirks, whether… Read More →

  • Lexile: 920
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: 590

Wacky Things About the Human Body: Weird and amazing facts about our bodies!

From the Series Wacky Things

Did you know that a sneeze moves at about 100 mph? These unbelievably weird things about the human body seem too crazy to be true, but are! Whether amazing, silly, or just plain gross, these… Read More →

  • Lexile: 990
  • ATOS: 5.6
  • Dewey: 612

Wacky Things Humans Do: Weird and amazing facts about our bodies!

From the Series Wacky Things

Did you know that an average person sheds up to 500 million skin cells a day? These unbelievably weird things about the human body that seem too crazy to be true, but are! Whether amazing… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • ATOS: 5.5
  • Dewey: 612
8 titles

Wacky Things — Library Bound Set

From the Series Wacky Things

With this series, readers will discover the weirdest and wackiest things from inventions throughout time to the human body and its functions. Some are gross, some are funny, and some are… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $223.92
  • Your Price: $167.94
  • 8 titles