Spring 2021

A Map into the World (Mandarin 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]

Ambulances on the Go

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Machines That Go

Carefully leveled text and fresh, vibrant photos engage young readers in learning about how ambulances work. Age-appropriate critical thinking questions and a photo glossary help build… Read More →

  • Lexile: 420
  • ATOS: 1.5
  • Dewey: 629.222/34

Ambulancias en acción (Ambulances on the Go)

From the Series Bumba Books ® en español — Máquinas en acción (Machines That Go)

Las ambulancias son importantes porque ayudan a la gente. ¿Cómo trabajan? Aprenda acerca de las ambulancias y los EMT que trabajan en ellos en esta introducción a la no ficción para los… Read More →

  • Lexile: 430
  • ATOS: 2.5
  • Dewey: 629.222/34

A Mezuzah on the Door

Moving is tough! Young readers will relate to the story of a little boy who moves from an apartment in the city to a house in the suburbs and must adjust to his new surroundings. The Jewish… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: [E]

Amor y pollo asado (Love and Roast Chicken): Un cuento andino de enredos y engaños

One day, high in the Andes Mountains, Cuy the Guinea Pig is searching for wild spinach to eat when Tío Antonio the Fox comes in search of Cuy to eat! Tio Antonio thinks he’s found dinner, but… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: 398.2'098'045293592
Spring 2021

A Mother Is a House

A mother is a nest, a mirror, a moon. The baby sees their mother in every aspect of their day. As the pages go by, the child grows. The mother who was a refuge becomes a road, a story, and a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 410
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Ana and the Pet Show

From the Series My Reading Neighborhood: First-Grade Sight Word Stories

Ana and her friends enter their favorite pets in a show. But not everything goes as planned. This simple story incorporates words from the first grade-level Dolch Sight Word List to build… Read More →

  • Dewey: 428.1

Ana and the Rainy Day

From the Series My Reading Neighborhood: First-Grade Sight Word Stories

It's raining outside. Can Ana still find something fun to do? This simple story incorporates words from the first grade-level Dolch Sight Word List to build literacy skills. Read More →

  • Dewey: 428.1

An Ambush of Tigers: A Wild Gathering of Collective Nouns

Have you ever heard of a prickle of porcupines? Or a tower of giraffes? What about a parcel of penguins? This fun-filled romp through the animal kingdom introduces collective nouns for… Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • Dewey: 372.61

Anansi and the Magic Stick

From the Series Live Oak Media eReadalong

"Terheyden's narration makes the characters come alive. A truly delightful addition to any collection." - School Library Journal Read More →

Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock

From the Series Live Oak Media eReadalong

"Anansi the Spider, a master trickster, uses the powers of a magical rock to dupe his neighbors...a musical introduction sets the mood...the text of the book is read clearly and… Read More →

Anansi and the Talking Melon

From the Series Live Oak Media eReadalong

"The expressive male narrator charms the listener by impersonating the characters...Short segments of music and brief sound effects add interest...useful for all reading and listening… Read More →

Anansi Goes Fishing

From the Series Live Oak Media eReadalong

Anansi the Spider's plan to trick his friend Turtle into doing all the work while he teaches Anansi to catch fish somehow gets turned around. While Anansi doesn't learn his lesson, he does… Read More →

Anansi's Party Time

From the Series Live Oak Media eReadalong

"....Jerry Terheyden's narration alternates between the slow pace of a turtle and the bounce of an exuberant spider.... Balloons filing with air and underwater bubbles are among the fitting… Read More →

Spring 2021

And a Cat from Carmel Market

Bubbe goes to the outdoor Carmel Market in Tel-Aviv to shop for Shabbat, but in addition to buying the challah, candles, chicken, tablecloth, flowers, and other necessities, she also finds… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: [E]

Andrew the Seeker

From the Series Game for Adventure

When Andrew spots a friendly forest monster outside his window, he knows it's time to play. Get ready to follow along with Andrew as he starts the strangest round of hide-and-seek you've ever… Read More →

  • Dewey: 741.5/973

And Then Another Sheep Turned Up

Mama set another place. Papa found an extra seat. Hannah squeezed to make more space, Thrilled to have a guest to greet. Uh-oh! As the sheep family Passover seder begins, more and more… Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • Dewey: [E]

And There Was Evening, And There Was Morning

The world began when God said "Light," And changed the world from dark to bright. Gentle rhyming couplets tell the story of how God created the world, describing six days of work fashioning… Read More →

  • Lexile: 630
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2021

An Egg for Shabbat

Every day Ben’s mom sends him out to fetch an egg from the chicken pen. But each day, havoc ensues and Ben comes back empty-handed. Until finally, just in time for Shabbat, he achieves his goal. Read More →

  • Lexile: 390
  • Dewey: [E]

A New Friend: A lesson on friendship

From the Series Problem Solved! Readers

When things begin to disappear, the friends want to know who is responsible. Can they forgive the thief and turn a fiend into a friend? Read More →

  • Lexile: 430
  • ATOS: 1.9
  • Dewey: [E]

Animal Antics: The Beast Jokes Ever!

From the Series Make Me Laugh!

Perfect for beginning readers, this laugh-out-loud joke book about amusing animals will put a smile on your face! Read More →

  • Dewey: 818'.5402
4 titles

Animal by Animal — Hardcover Set

From the Series Animal by Animal

How are you similar to animals? How are you different? These entertaining picture books from educator and veterinarian Sara Levine and illustrator T.S Spookytooth explore comparative anatomy… Read More →

  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $106.60
  • Your Price: $79.95
  • 4 titles

Animal Detectives

From the Series Animals That Help Us (LOOK! Books ™)

Animals have many ways to help, but some are uniquely suited to help solve mysteries. In Animal Detectives, kids will discover how dogs, pigs, and even bees are used to sniff out danger. Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 3.0
  • Dewey: 363.25

Animal Friends: A step-by-step drawing & story book

From the Series Watch Me Read and Draw

What could be better than reading or drawing? Reading and drawing at the same time! Young artists will follow along with the adorable story while they learn to draw their favorite pets, step… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: 743.6