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Fall 2020

The World Cup: Soccer's Greatest Tournament

From the Series The Big Game (Lerner ™ Sports)

Get an inside look at the men's and women's soccer World Cup. Explore the phenomenal performances, jaw-dropping goals, and biggest celebrations that have made the World Cup the most popular… Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.334/668
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 →

  • Dewey: 796.357/646
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 →

  • Dewey: 794.8
Fall 2020

Tiger Woods: Major Winner

From the Series Epic Sports Bios (Lerner ™ Sports)

Tiger Woods became a famous golfer when he was two. As an adult, he's won 81 PGA Tour events and 15 major tournaments (and counting). Read about one of the world's most recognizable athletes. Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.352092 [B]
Fall 2020

What's the Weather?: An Alien's Guide

From the Series Early Bird Nonfiction Readers — Silver (Early Bird Stories ™)

There are many different types of weather on Earth. Learn about how humans measure and predict weather as well as its effects on our daily lives. Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • Dewey: 551.6
Fall 2020

Wild and Wacky Animals: An Alien's Guide

From the Series Early Bird Nonfiction Readers — Silver (Early Bird Stories ™)

Go on a tour of the world’s wackiest creatures, from axolotls to stick insects, and learn how their strange adaptations help them survive. Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • Dewey: 591.4
Fall 2020

Wilma Rudolph: Running for Gold

From the Series Epic Sports Bios (Lerner ™ Sports)

Sprinter Wilma Rudolph's life was defined by epic triumphs on and off the track. As a child, Rudolph suffered from polio, but later became the first US woman to win three gold medals in track… Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.42092 [B]
Fall 2020

Women in Gaming

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

Gaming used to be dominated by men, but some of the world's most popular streamers and esports players are women. Meet some of the women at the forefront of gaming and learn how they achieved… Read More →

  • Dewey: 794.8
Fall 2020

Zion Williamson

From the Series Sports All-Stars (Lerner ™ Sports)

After one breakout season playing college basketball at Duke, Zion Williamson was drafted into the NBA (National Basketball League) by the New Orleans Pelicans. Learn about one of the NBA's… Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.323092 [B]
Fall 2020

50 Animals That Have Been to Space

From the Series Beginner's Guide to Space

Since the early days of flight, animals have helped researchers learn how to survive in the sky, and their role continues as humanity voyages into outer space. In 1783, a rooster, a duck, and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1110
Fall 2020

Ace of Hearts

From the Series Lorimer Real Love

Everyone around Alvin seems to be obsessed with one thing—sex. Alvin finds it uncomfortable to think and talk about it and he knows he isn't ready. His friends, however, think that all Alvin… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

Behind the Scenes with Marsai Martin

From the Series Teen Strong

At age five, Marsai Martin started acting in commercials. Before long, she earned a role on the TV show Black-ish, which has earned her awards and national attention. The next steps were to… Read More →

Fall 2020

Biohackers

From the Series STEM Body

A woman waves her hand and her car roars to life. She touches her unadorned ear to take a call in the car as she drives to a cryotherapy parlor. She is a biohacker. What other technologies… Read More →

Fall 2020

Bionic Bodies

From the Series STEM Body

The first prosthetic limb was discovered in an Egyptian tomb. This simple technology allowed an amputee to walk again. Over 2,000 years, advances in materials, science, medicine, and computer… Read More →

Fall 2020

Cesar Chavez: Friend to Farm Workers

From the Series Beginner Biography (LOOK! Books ™)

As a child, Cesar Chavez worked on farms with his family. He felt the workers were not treated well. Cesar used his voice to become a leader in making sure farm workers were paid better and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: 331.88
Fall 2020

Cloning Humans

From the Series STEM Body

What makes a person who they are? This is one of the fundamental questions of human life. Scientists of the 21st century have made rapid advances in cloning and editing human DNA and cells… Read More →

Fall 2020

Consent: Deal with it before boundaries get crossed

From the Series Lorimer Deal with It

Consent isn't just about sex. From an early age, kids are taught to respect personal space. They learn to express themselves and how they feel. While they must be taught that kissing… Read More →

  • Lexile: 770
Fall 2020

Cretaceous Dinosaurs

From the Series In Focus: Dinosaurs

From velociraptor to triceratops, this book reveals amazing facts about the dinosaurs and other amazing reptiles who ruled the planet for 150 million years. With amazing images and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
Fall 2020

Daniel Inouye: World War II Hero and Senator

From the Series Beginner Biography (LOOK! Books ™)

Daniel Inouye was born in Hawaii to parents who came from Japan. He had a happy life as a child until 1941 when the Japanese military bombed Pearl Harbor in his hometown. As war broke out… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • Dewey: 328.73
Fall 2020

Dawn of the Dinosaurs

From the Series In Focus: Dinosaurs

From paramammals to dimetrodon, this book reveals amazing facts about the creatures that existed before the very first dinosaurs arrived. With amazing images and jaw-dropping facts, learn all… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
Fall 2020

Don't Be Cross, Goldilocks!: A Story about Forgiveness

From the Series Fairytale Friends

Goldilocks is fed up with her little brother, Eddy. He won't leave her alone! When he accidentally breaks one of her pottery bears, will she learn how to forgive him? Learn about forgiveness… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

Easy Out

From the Series Lorimer Sports Stories

Westlock is a small town with a long baseball history. But registrations are down, and there are only enough kids in town to fill one team. So Mo Montpetit's team is entered into the Baseball… Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

Fashion Rules!: A Closer Look at Clothing in the Middle Ages

During the Middle Ages, your position in life was based on birth. This position would follow you throughout your life. To make it easy for others to know your social class, rules about what… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

Fighting Climate Change with Greta Thunberg

From the Series Teen Strong

When Greta Thunberg learned about climate change, she was deeply troubled. The young woman then took action. Through protests and outspoken speeches, she has taken the world by storm… Read More →