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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

Beni's War

In this sequel to The Six-Day Hero, by Tammar Stein, Beni is unhappy when his family moves from bustling Jerusalem to a remote moshav, a collective farm. There Beni makes a new friend, Sara… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

Sammy Spider's First Book of Prayers

A first Jewish prayer book introduces children to daily and Shabbat prayers, plus special prayers. Sammy Spider watches Josh Shapiro and his family as they recite standard prayers for a… Read More →

  • Dewey: 296.4/5
Fall 2020

A Garden in Your Belly: Meet the Microbes in Your Gut

“A Garden in Your Belly's colorful world helped me wake up…This book is as powerful as it is beautiful!” —Eric Carle, author of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Your belly is full of tiny… Read More →

  • Dewey: 612.3/2
Fall 2020

The Most Beautiful Thing

A warmhearted and tender true story about a young girl finding beauty where she never thought to look. Drawn from author Kao Kalia Yang's childhood experiences as a Hmong refugee, this… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • Dewey: 305.8959/72073
Fall 2020

A Home for Luna

When Luna washes up on a strange shore, she is scared and lonely. She soon discovers there is beauty in her new land, and along the way makes unexpected friends. But will she ever feel at… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

Bear Was There

Love is the first thing Mouse feels as he lies in the warmth of his mother's fur. Then one day, Mouse meets Bear. He feels frightened, but what if Bear is not as scary as he seems? A gentle… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

Boo Loves Books

Phoebe is nervous about reading—she is embarrassed that she will say things wrong, so she just doesn't read at all. When Mrs. Spinelli's class goes on a field trip to the animal shelter to… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

Bricks

Pig wants the biggest, finest new house for the cheapest price, even if that involves telling a little lie . . . He's about to find out what happens to greedy pigs who fleece their workers!… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

Detective Editor

From the Series Scoop McLaren

What do you do when an evil reporter wreaks havoc in a quiet coastal town? Sonny Fink writes online news that is uploaded at one minute past midnight every night. The news is always… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

Migrants

The migrants must leave the forest. Borders are crossed, sacrifices made, loved ones are lost. It takes such courage to reach the end. At last the journey is over and the migrants arrive… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

Mouse in the House

Mr. and Mrs. Homeowner have a mouse in their house, and they want it gone. Big chief mouse-catcher, Mr. Bosh, and assistant mouse-catcher, Mr. Bumble, arrive on the scene. They try all the… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

Pelican in Peril

From the Series Eco Rangers

When Ebony and Jay, the famous Eco Rangers, rescue a frightened-looking pelican covered in fuel, they know something terrible has happened. Why is the sea full of oil? And where does it come… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

The Crumbling Castle

From the Series The Fabulous Cakes of Zinnia Jakes

When Zinnia Jakes gets a new pastry order for a special medieval crumbling cake, she has no idea where to start! It needs to be ready in less than a day for the school fair and the clock is… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

The Kiosk

For years, the kiosk has been Olga’s life, but she dreams of distant places. One day a chance occurrence sets her on an unexpected journey. Absurd, contemporary, heart-lifting, this is an… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

The Knight Who Might

The Knight Who Might tries really hard to be a knight, but things don't always go to plan—even with a magic horse, sword, and helmet! However, when The Knight Who Might spots a knight… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

Timeline Science and Technology

A visual introduction to our planet and society told through the history of our greatest inventions and the technology that has changed the world. In his signature playful style, Peter Goes… Read More →

Fall 2020

Under the Same Sky

Two children on opposite sides of the world crave friendship. Is it possible to be friends across the miles? These two children certainly think so, and they are going to prove it with… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

Why?: A Sciencey, Rhymey Guide to Rainbows

Dad is quite confident in explaining how a rainbow is made to his curious daughter, but when she keeps repeating "why?" his explanation spirals deep into sciencey lingo that has his brow… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

Noah Green Saves the World

Noah is a would-be filmmaker who has trouble making friends and understanding people. In Noah Green Saves the World, by Laura Toffler-Corrie, Noah thinks that this summer, the best place for… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

The Book of Secrets

This exciting graphic novel presents a series of puzzling mystical Jewish stories weaving together a daring adventure tale, following siblings Rose and Ben as they search for their missing… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • Dewey: 741.5/973
Fall 2020

Behind the Bookcase: Miep Gies, Anne Frank, and the Hiding Place

Anne Frank’s diary is a gift to the world because of Miep Gies. One of the protectors of the Frank family, Miep recovered the diary after the family was discovered by Nazis, and then returned… Read More →

  • Dewey: 940.53/18092 [B]
Fall 2020

Dino-Thanksgiving

From the Series Dino-Holidays

Lisa Wheeler's bouncy, rhyming text and Barry Gott's energetic illustrations invite readers to celebrate a dino-style Thankgiving! Follow along as dinos travel over the river and through the… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

Like Spilled Water

Nineteen-year-old Na has always lived in the shadow of her younger brother, Bao-bao, her parents' cherished son. Years ago, Na's parents left her in the countryside and went to work in the… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]