Grade 6

The Santa Fe Jail: Book 2

From the Series Mortensen's Escapades

A genius scientist has been kidnapped, and Mortensen is given a special assignment: deliver the ransom to the Santa Fe Jail. But the kidnappers are time travelers, so nothing is as simple as… Read More →

  • Lexile: 690
  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: 741.5'9489
Fall 2020

The Science of Cancer

From the Series STEM Body

New breakthroughs in particle acceleration allow tumors to be irradiated in milliseconds. Using genetics, doctors can attack cancers and their causes in ever more targeted ways. Nanoparticles… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
Fall 2020

The Science of the Coronavirus

From the Series COVID-19

COVID-19 has taken the entire world by storm. Many of the smartest people on Earth have been working to find treatments, a vaccine, and ultimately, a cure. So what exactly is COVID-19? What… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: 616.2/414

The Search for Olinguito: Discovering a New Species

From the Series Sandra Markle's Science Discoveries

In the dark, Kristofer Helgen and a group of scientists peered up into the treetops of the Ecuadorian cloud forest. Staring back at them was a furry, four-legged creature. Could it be the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
  • ATOS: 5.8
  • Dewey: 599.76/3

The Secret Garden

From the Series First Avenue Classics ™

Spoiled and rude, Mary Lennox has been raised by servants as her parents had no time for her. When her parents die in a cholera epidemic, Mary suddenly becomes an orphan. She moves to her… Read More →

  • Lexile: 970
  • ATOS: 6.3
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Secret Mummy: Book 4

From the Series Mortensen's Escapades

In the sleepy village of Brasov, nestled in a region of Romania better known as Transylvania, seven villagers have been found with fang marks on their necks. Mortensen isn't the superstitious… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: 741.5'9489

The Secret of Goldenrod

When Trina and her father move into an abandoned wreck of a mansion called Goldenrod, Trina thinks her life is finally coming together. She can put down roots at last. Maybe she'll even have… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Secret of Priest's Grotto: A Holocaust Survival Story

According to legend, a group of Jewish families survived the Holocaust by hiding out for months in the 77 miles of caves in Ukraine known as Priest's Grotto. Cavers Taylor and Nicola… Read More →

  • ATOS: 8.0
  • Dewey: 940.53'180922477

The Secret of the Puzzle Box

From the Series The Code Busters Club

The Code Busters are excited for their class field trip to Angel Island, known as the Ellis Island of the West. One of Mika's ancestors passed through the island's immigration station in the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 730
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Secret of the Skeleton Key

From the Series The Code Busters Club

Cody, Quinn, Luke, and M.E. may not have much in common with each other, but they do love playing around with codes. In fact, they love codes so much, they have their own private club, with a… Read More →

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

Theseus: Battling the Minotaur [A Greek Myth]

From the Series Graphic Myths and Legends

Raised by his mother and tutor, young Theseus finally learns the truth of his birth: he is the son of King Aegeus, ruler of Athens. Armed with his father’s shield, he sets out to claim his… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 741.5'973

The Shanghai Incident

From the Series Master Diplexito and Mr. Scant

The pursuit of an international crime syndicate sends British vigilante butler Mr. Scant and his protégé Oliver Diplexito on a globe-hopping trip. After defeating a sinister secret society in… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Shark Attack Files

From the Series Wild World of Sharks

A dark, triangular fin slicing through the water can be a terrifying sight. Read the stories of the brave (and lucky) people who have survived real-life shark attacks, such as spearfisher… Read More →

  • Lexile: 940
  • Dewey: 597.31566
5 titles

The Sharp Sisters — eBook Set

From the Series The Sharp Sisters

Former NFL star Stanley Sharp is running for mayor of Charlotte, North Carolina. Running means putting his family—including his five daughters—in the spotlight. Fortunately, these young women… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $213.25
  • Your Price: $159.94
  • 5 titles
4 titles

The Sickening History of Medicine — eBook Set

From the Series The Sickening History of Medicine

Before there was anesthesia, antibiotics, or even an understanding that germs can kill, what happened when people got sick? And how were our modern medical methods developed, anyway? This… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $170.60
  • Your Price: $127.95
  • 4 titles
4 titles

The Sickening History of Medicine — Library Bound Set

From the Series The Sickening History of Medicine

Before there was anesthesia, antibiotics, or even an understanding that germs can kill, what happened when people got sick? And how were our modern medical methods developed, anyway? This… Read More →

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

The Sickening History of Medicine — Paperback Set

From the Series The Sickening History of Medicine

Before there was anesthesia, antibiotics, or even an understanding that germs can kill, what happened when people got sick? And how were our modern medical methods developed, anyway? This… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $31.96
  • Your Price: $30.36
  • 4 titles

The Sinkhole

From the Series The Seven Stair Crew

With the arrival of a mysterious letter from Cale’'s estranged father, what looked to be a dull, hot summer becomes an exciting adventure for the Seven Stair Crew! A series of clues sends… Read More →

  • Lexile: 830
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Six-Day Hero

Motti knows that war is coming. Israel is only nineteen years old—the same age as Motti's brave older brother, Gideon—and the tiny country is surrounded by enemies. It's only a matter of time… Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Skies

From the Series Vanishing from

What do masked bobwhites, Hawaiian hawks, harpy eagles, and Kitti's hog-nosed bats have in common? They, along with many other birds, are endangered species. They are close to becoming… Read More →

  • Dewey: 598

The Smoking Mountain: The Story of Popocatépetl and Iztaccíhuatl [An Aztec Legend]

From the Series Graphic Myths and Legends

From the ancient legends of the Aztecs, comes the story of a love as enduring as a mountain: The Aztec Emperor has many children, but Princess Izta is dearest to his heart. The Emperor has… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: 741.5'973
Spring 2020

The Stanley Cup Playoffs: The Quest for Hockey's Biggest Prize

From the Series Spectacular Sports

Hockey is a thrilling, fast-paced sport, and the action gets even more intense during the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Fans can't get enough of the booming slap shots, the devastating body checks… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1040
  • Dewey: 796.962/648

The Star Snatcher’s Planet: Book 5

From the Series The Little Prince

The Chlorophyllians, a farming people, are having serious problems with their crops—all the plants are dying. The Little Prince can see that the problem is the fading starlight, which has a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: 741.5'944

The Starting Eleven

From the Series Cody Trilogy

Cody is no longer the kid with cancer, or the soccer player always sitting on the bench as a substitute. Then everything changes when a skilled younger player is added to the team, bringing… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • Dewey: [Fic]