Preschool

Spring 2020

Tess the Tractor

From the Series Whizzy Wheels Academy

Join Tess the tractor as she learns all about becoming a farm vehicle at the Whizzy Wheels Academy. The story explores her journey of discovery—she learns not just about her purpose but about… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 3.0

Thank You, God!: A Jewish Child's Book of Prayers

A first prayer book for young children, with 21 traditional prayers in simple Hebrew, transliteration, and English. Contains blessings for a new day, bounty of our food, Sabbath, and holiday rituals. Read More →

  • Dewey: 296.7'2

Thank You, Trees!

Rhyming story giving thanks for the gifts trees provide on the occasion of Tu B’Shevat, Jewish Arbor Day. Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]

That's Not a Hippopotamus!

A class trip to the zoo descends into a chaotic hunt for the missing hippopotamus. Teacher, zookeeper and all the children join the search. The noise and drama reaches a pitch, and no one… Read More →

  • Lexile: 390
  • Dewey: [Fic]

That's Not Funny!

The most action-packed banana-peel gag ever! What happens when mischievous Hyena puts a banana peel on unsuspecting Giraffe's path? A lot of hilarious chaos, it turns out. Kids will laugh and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • ATOS: 3.3
  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

The Abba Tree

Hannah and Abba—Hebrew for "Dad"—are spending time together in nature on Tu B'Shevat, the Jewish Arbor Day. As Abba rests under a carob tree, Hannah declares that she wants to climb a tree… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

The ABC of Musical Instruments

Join a cast of lovable animals as they make music on instruments from A to Z. Jane Austen, the world-famous author, spent most of her life in Hampshire, England. Its houses, countryside and… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Apple Tree's Discovery

A little apple tree in a forest of oaks begs God for stars like those glimmering on the branches of the great oak trees beside her. As the seasons pass, she learns to appreciate her own gifts… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: [E]

The Art Lesson: A Shavuot Story

Shoshana loves spending time at Grandma Jacobs' art studio and for Shavuot, Grandma Jacobs has a very special art project in mind! Shoshana learns how to make papercuts by carefully folding… Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • Dewey: [E]

The Art of Freedom: How Artists See America

From the Series Bob Raczka's Art Adventures

What is America? Shape a fascinating image of the United States through the eyes of eighteen artists who have painted, sculpted, and photographed the U.S. landscape and culture. This latest… Read More →

  • Lexile: 140
  • Dewey: 704.9'49973

The Baby Beast

When an egg arrives on his doorstep, Beast doesn't quite know what to do: feed it? Take it for a nice long walk? Drop it? Doctor Yoko tells him he must keep it warm and just wait, but exactly… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: [E]

The Bath Monster

As your bath water drains, that slurping sound it makes is the Bath Monster—dirty bath water is his SECOND favorite food. No one wants to find out what his FIRST favorite food is . . . until… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • Dewey: [E]

The Bathtub: Growing

From the Series Step Up — Life

Wilbur's blue bathtub is too small for him to bathe in. But he can't let it go. Thanks to his parents, he can still keep the bathtub and enjoy wonderful time with it. Read More →

  • Lexile: 300
  • Dewey: 818

The Best Birthday Gift

From the Series Funny Bone Readers ™ — Developing Character

Nana teaches Nate that the best birthday gift doesn't come in a box. Character concept: Fairness: Listen to others. Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • Dewey: [E]

The Best Four Questions

Marcy is finally old enough to ask The Four Questions at her family's Passover seder. She's sure when it's her time to shine, her questions will be the best ever. Though her four (funny)… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • Dewey: [E]

The Best Sukkot Pumpkin Ever

It's almost Sukkot, and Micah and his family are heading to Farmer Jared's pumpkin patch. Micah wants to find the very best pumpkin to decorate his family's sukkah, but Farmer Jared says his… Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2020

The Big Bang Book

The Big Bang presents the mystery of how the universe began in a way we can all understand. Written by an astrophysicist, the pages describe what we know—and what we don't—in a compelling… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500

The Big Book of Animals of the World

A large format board book of animals from all over the world, illustrated with charm and humor. Each spread in this big book focuses on a continent or ocean and features animals unique to… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
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The Big Book of Words and Pictures

This large-format boardbook contains the whole world of childhood. There's a kitchen, and all the things in it. There are planes and ships, plants and animals, colors and clothing . . . with… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Big Box: A lesson on being honest

From the Series Problem Solved! Readers

The friends find a treasure that doesn't belong to them. Should they keep it? Or should they try to find the owner? Read More →

  • Lexile: 420
  • ATOS: 1.9
  • Dewey: [E]

The Big Race: A lesson on perseverance

From the Series Problem Solved! Readers

Sox can't wait for the big race. But Tab decides to run in the race and asks Sox to help him train. Sox knows Tab is slow. Will Tab slow Sox down or will Sox run to win? Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 2.0
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2020

The Bug Collector

After George visits the Museum of Wildlife with Grandad, all he can think about is bugs! The very next day he goes out hunting, but he soon finds there are no more insects left in the garden… Read More →

  • Lexile: 640
  • Dewey: [E]

The Bug in the Jug Wants a Hug: A Short Vowel Sounds Book

From the Series Sounds Like Reading ®

Come along with me and learn all about reading! Brian P. Cleary's wacky sentences and Jason Miskimins's colorful art will make phonics fun! Find activities, games, and more at www.brianpcleary.com. Read More →

  • ATOS: 1.3
  • Dewey: 428.1'3

The Cats on Ben Yehuda Street

There are lots of cats on Ben Yehuda Street, but it is the friendship between a little grey cat with a pink collar and a fluffy white stray cat that brings two lonely neighbors together. Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]