Grade 5

The World of a Viking Warrior

From the Series It's a Fact: Real Life Reads

For more than 200 years, parts of Europe and even North America were raided and often terrorized by Vikings. These brutal warriors attacked from the sea, stealing gold and other precious… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • ATOS: 5.0
  • Dewey: 948
Fall 2020

The World of Esports

From the Series The Best of Gaming (UpDog Books ™)

With huge prize pools, skilled players, and huge tournaments, it's no wonder esports are making a splash around the globe. Readers of this high/low book will learn all about the biggest… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • Dewey: 794.8

The World of Mario Bros.

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — The World of Gaming

Do you know the first video game that featured the character Mario? Do you know what animators do, and how they turn drawings into fast-paced video game action? Read on to learn about Mario… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • Dewey: 794.8

The World of Minecraft

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — The World of Gaming

Do you know all the different ways that video game fans can play Minecraft? Do you know where the inventor of Minecraft got the idea for the game? This book explores the history and culture… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • Dewey: 794.8

The World of Pokémon

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — The World of Gaming

Do you know how to capture a Pokémon? Have you heard of Satoshi Tajiri, the man who turned his fascination with insects into one of the world's biggest video game franchises? Read on to learn Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • Dewey: 794.8

The World of the Samurai Warrior

From the Series It's a Fact: Real Life Reads

Enter the fascinating world of the Samurai and discover how these highly skilled warriors lived and served their masters, the nobility of medieval Japan. Understand the way of the warrior,… Read More →

  • Lexile: 700
  • ATOS: 4.5
  • Dewey: 950

The World Series: Baseball's Biggest Stage

From the Series Spectacular Sports

Baseball has long been dubbed America's national pastime. When the top teams face off in the World Series each season, team legacies and fans' hearts are on the line. Author Matt Doeden… Read More →

  • Lexile: 960
  • ATOS: 6.1
  • Dewey: 796.357'646
Fall 2020

The World Series: Baseball's Fall Classic

From the Series The Big Game (Lerner ™ Sports)

From the greatest pitching performances to the thrilling extra-inning wins of the MLB (Major League Baseball) World Series, discover the history of the most-watched games in baseball. Plus,… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.0
  • Dewey: 796.357/646

The Wren and the Sparrow

An old man, known as the Wren, plays his hurdy-gurdy, and with the help of his student, the Sparrow, brings hope and inspiration to the people of a small Polish town. A beautifully… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Yark

A very funny and cheerfully subversive chapter book about a monster who eats children—until one day he makes a friend. The Yark loves children . . . with the love of a gourmand! This hairy… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • Dewey: [Fic]

They're There on Their Vacation

Meet the Tuckabees. They're going on vacation. But not an ordinary vacation. They always choose the wackiest, weirdest destinations for their family trips. This year their stops include… Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: 428.1
6 titles

They Survived (Alternator Books ® ) — eBook Set

From the Series They Survived (Alternator Books ® )

Discover the harrowing details behind the most fascinating survival stories. Mesmerizing narrative text describes how ordinary people acted in extraordinary ways to overcome life-or-death… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $263.94
  • Your Price: $197.96
  • 6 titles
6 titles

They Survived (Alternator Books ® ) — Hardcover Set

From the Series They Survived (Alternator Books ® )

Discover the harrowing details behind the most fascinating survival stories. Mesmerizing narrative text describes how ordinary people acted in extraordinary ways to overcome life-or-death… Read More →

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

The Yucky Duck Rescue: A Mystery about Pollution

From the Series Summer Camp Science Mysteries

There's something fishy going on in the lake at Camp Dakota . . . and it sure isn't the fish! The campers have discovered some smelly, green gunk in the water. Yuck! The creek seems to be… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 741.5'973

Things to Make for Your Doll

From the Series Girl Crafts

Playing with a doll is all about imagination. Here are twenty creative craft projects to make play situations a lot more fun! They range from a doll bathing suit and beach bag made from a… Read More →

  • Dewey: 700

Think Outside the Box

From the Series Brain Benders

Are you ready to bend your mind and think in new ways? Pit your wits against these super-cool puzzles and see where they take you! Use your eyes and memory to... ● find your way through… Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
  • Dewey: 516'.15

Thor & Loki: In the Land of Giants [A Norse Myth]

From the Series Graphic Myths and Legends

Out of the great halls of Asgard, home of the Norse Gods...came one of the greatest Norse legends. Thor, powerful god of thunder, and his brother Loki, the trickster, were eager to resolve an Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: 741.5'973

Thor y Loki (Thor & Loki): En la tierra de los gigantes [Un mito escandinavo] (In the Land of Giants [A Norse Myth])

From the Series Mitos y leyendas en viñetas (Graphic Myths and Legends)

Out of the great halls of Asgard, home of the Norse Gods…came one of the greatest Norse legends. Thor, powerful god of thunder, and his brother Loki, the trickster, were eager to resolve an… Read More →

  • Dewey: 741.5'973

Thousand-Mile Fliers and Other Amazing Migrators

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Animal Superpowers

Many animals migrate during the year. But did you know that some animals migrate over incredibly long distances? The animals in this book make amazing migration trips—traveling thousands of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: 591.56/8
20 titles

Three Kingdoms — eBook Set

From the Series Three Kingdoms

Written more than six hundred years ago, Three Kingdoms is one of the oldest and most seminal works in all of Eastern literature. An epic story spanning decades and featuring hundreds of… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $479.80
  • Your Price: $359.85
  • 20 titles

Three Kingdoms Volume 01: Heroes and Chaos

From the Series Three Kingdoms

At the end of the second century, the lands of ancient China are thrown into turmoil when the Han Dynasty collapses, and when a tyrant overthrows the weak emperor, a group of regional lords… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Three Kingdoms Volume 02: The Family Plot

From the Series Three Kingdoms

The coalition has fallen apart. The treacherous Zhuo Dong remains in power. The 18 men who united to save China are now at war with themselves. Now, in order for the fight to continue, a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Three Kingdoms Volume 03: To Pledge Allegiance

From the Series Three Kingdoms

With Zhuo Dong gone and a weakened Emperor Xian in exile, a power vacuum has opened in the lands ruled by the Han Dynasty. Soon, Cao Cao, Shao Yuan, and Bu Lu are jockeying for position in… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Three Kingdoms Volume 04: Revenge and Betrayal

From the Series Three Kingdoms

The struggle for control of the empire is in full swing, as former allies in the war against a tyrant fight one another for control of various territories across the land. Who possesses the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • Dewey: [Fic]