Grade 5

The Whispering Town

The dramatic story of neighbors in a small Danish fishing village who, during the Holocaust, shelter a Jewish family waiting to be ferried to safety in Sweden - based on a true story. It is… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: [E]

The White Zone

Nouri and his cousin Talib can only vaguely remember a time before tanks rumbled over the streets of their Baghdad neighborhood—when books, not bombs, ruled Mutanabbi Street. War has been the Read More →

  • Lexile: 710
  • ATOS: 4.7
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Wild World of a Zoo Vet

From the Series Get to Work with Science and Technology

A newborn orangutan is seriously ill with a mysterious stomach ailment. An alligator with an agonizing toothache needs an urgent operation. And a chubby tiger must be put on a diet. It's all… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • ATOS: 5.2
  • Dewey: 636

The Wild World of Gaming Culture

From the Series ShockZone ™ — Games and Gamers

Just how dedicated can gamers be? Video games inspire people to write fan fiction, draw characters, and even dress up in costume to act out video game scenes. Read this book and dive into… Read More →

  • Lexile: 990
  • ATOS: 6.2
  • Dewey: 794.8

The Wind in the Willows

From the Series First Avenue Classics ™

Spring has finally arrived, and with it, new adventures. Friends Rat and Mole go on a river cruise or stop by Toad Hall to visit their friend Toad. Toad is a friendly fellow, but he obsesses… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1060
  • ATOS: 8.2
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Winter Solstice

From the Series Traditions of the Seasons

The winter solstice—the shortest day of the year—marks the beginning of the coldest, darkest season. Discover the scientific reasons for this phenomenon and learn how cultures past and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • ATOS: 5.4
  • Dewey: 394.2'683

The Wizard of Sound: A Story about Thomas Edison

From the Series Creative Minds Biographies

In 1877 a young man developed a way to reproduce sounds so they could be heard again and again. This young man, Thomas Edison, has since been heralded as one of the world's greatest… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • ATOS: 6.0
  • Dewey: 621.3'092

The Wizards of Wyrd World

From the Series Way-Too-Real Aliens

Josh Higgins and his sister Maggie have vowed not to use the alien gizmo that lets them visit other worlds. But when Josh's favorite writer comes to town, the temptation is too much. Along… Read More →

  • Lexile: 700
  • ATOS: 4.6
  • Dewey: [Fic]

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 2021

The Wolf in Underpants at Full Speed

From the Series The Wolf in Underpants

It's race day in the forest—but someone has ruined the posters for the big event! When other animals ask the Wolf to investigate, he discovers a chickadee with a chip on its shoulder. After… Read More →

  • Lexile: 470
  • Dewey: 741.5/973
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The Wolf in Underpants — eBook Set

From the Series The Wolf in Underpants

In the Wolf in Underpants books, a wolf's fearsome reputation has other forest animals running scared . . . until the wolf shows up wearing a comfy striped pair of underpants. These hilarious Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $79.98
  • Your Price: $59.99
  • 2 titles

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
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The Wolf in Underpants — Hardcover Set

From the Series The Wolf in Underpants

In the Wolf in Underpants books, a wolf's fearsome reputation has other forest animals running scared . . . until the wolf shows up wearing a comfy striped pair of underpants. These hilarious Read More →

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The Wolf in Underpants — Paperback Set

From the Series The Wolf in Underpants

In the Wolf in Underpants books, a wolf's fearsome reputation has other forest animals running scared . . . until the wolf shows up wearing a comfy striped pair of underpants. These hilarious Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $17.98
  • Your Price: $17.08
  • 2 titles

The Wolfling's Bite

From the Series The Nightmare Club

The Nightmare Club is not for just ANYBODY. Only the spookiest, scariest stories get told at Annie's Halloween sleepovers—and if you can't take it, well, tough! Jonah's little sister loves… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Women's Rights Movement

From the Series Movements That Matter (Alternator Books ® )

Women have come a long way since the first women's rights convention took place in Seneca Falls, New York, in 1848—but women's rights activists are still working to expand rights today. What… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1000
  • ATOS: 6.2
  • Dewey: 323.3/4

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

From the Series First Avenue Classics ™

Dorothy lives a peaceful though dull life on the Kansas prairie with Aunt Em and Uncle Henry. When Dorothy and her dog Toto are carried off by a tornado to the land of Oz, magical adventures… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1030
  • ATOS: 7.0
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Wonderful Worlds of a Video Game Designer

From the Series Get to Work with Science and Technology

The fantasy world that started out in your imagination is slowly coming to life. That new level is looking great on your computer screen. And after playing for hours, you have finally fixed… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • ATOS: 5.3
  • Dewey: 794
Spring 2021

The Woodcarver's Daughter

After a pogrom forces Batya's Russian Jewish family to leave their home and make the journey to America, Batya hopes her new life will offer her a chance to become a woodcarver like her… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Woolly Monkey Mysteries: The Quest to Save a Rain Forest Species

From the Series Sandra Markle's Science Discoveries

In the cloud forests of the Amazon Basin, scientists are installing extraordinary numbers of camera traps in the hopes of learning more about an elusive species—woolly monkeys. No one knows… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1160
  • ATOS: 6.5
  • Dewey: 599.8/58

The Workers' Detective: A Story about Dr. Alice Hamilton

From the Series Creative Minds Biographies

Dr. Alice Hamilton's accomplishments were many, but one in particular changed her life forever. Working as a social worker in the Chicago slums, Alice noticed that lead factory workers were… Read More →

  • Lexile: 960
  • ATOS: 6.8
  • Dewey: 616.9'803'092

The World Cup: Soccer's Global Championship

From the Series Spectacular Sports

The World Cup is international soccer's championship tournament, and it rules the global sports stage. Award-winning author Matt Doeden explores the history of international soccer and covers Read More →

  • Lexile: 990
  • ATOS: 6.7
  • Dewey: 796.334/66809
Fall 2020

The World Cup: Soccer's Greatest Tournament

From the Series The Big Game (Lerner ™ Sports)

Get an inside look at the men's and women's soccer World Cup. Explore the phenomenal performances, jaw-dropping goals, and biggest celebrations that have made the World Cup the most popular… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • ATOS: 4.8
  • Dewey: 796.334/668

The World of Angry Birds

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — The World of Gaming

Do you know the names of the most famous Angry Birds characters? Or why they are so angry? Read on to learn more about the Angry Birds games, movies, and TV shows, and find out the scientific Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • Dewey: 794.8