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Wasted

From the Series Lorimer SideStreets

If there's one person Jacob is never going to be like, it's his alcoholic father. But Jacob is brought face-to-face with his own addictions when his father ends up in the hospital. Certain… Read More →

  • Lexile: 970
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Winning Gold: Canada's incredible 2002 Olympic victory in women's hockey

From the Series Lorimer Recordbooks

The 2002 Winter Olympics were hosted by Salt Lake City, Utah. Just four years previous, Women's Hockey had become an official Olympics sport, at Nagano, Japan. There, the Canadian team had… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • Dewey: 920

50 American Heroes Every Kid Should Meet, 3rd Edition

Heroes come in all sizes, colors, and ages, and 50 American Heroes Every Kid Should Meet (2nd Revised Edition) introduces readers to a diverse cast of great Americans. The remarkable stories… Read More →

  • Lexile: 920
  • ATOS: 7.4
  • Dewey: 920.073

A Twist of Fate

From the Series The Mostly Miserable Life of April Sinclair

April is stunned when her grandma announces she has cancer. And rather than undergo difficult treatment, Gaga wants to cross an item off her bucket list: going skiing in the mountains. So… Read More →

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

Birds vs. Blades?: Offshore Wind Power and the Race to Protect Seabirds

It's a chilly winter evening. A northern gannet lets out a loud graaak. Swiftly and carefully, a scientist scoops the bird off the surface of the water into a net so that a team of experts… Read More →

  • Lexile: 960
  • ATOS: 6.2
  • Dewey: 578.77

Bleed, Blister, Puke, and Purge: The Dirty Secrets Behind Early American Medicine

Riots over the medical use of cadavers, public access to institutions for the insane, and full-blown surgeries without the aid of anesthetics or painkillers. Welcome to the middle ages of… Read More →

Connect with Electricity — Library Bound Set

From the Series Connect with Electricity

Set

This highly curricular, STEM-focused series outlines how electrical components work—including circuits, batteries, LEDs, conductors, transistors, and sensors. Designed to support engineering… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $183.90
  • Your Price: $137.93
  • 6 titles

Connect with Electricity — eBook Set

From the Series Connect with Electricity

Set

This highly curricular, STEM-focused series outlines how electrical components work—including circuits, batteries, LEDs, conductors, transistors, and sensors. Designed to support engineering… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $279.90
  • Your Price: $209.93
  • 6 titles

How Batteries Work

From the Series Connect with Electricity

Have you ever wondered how a set of batteries power the remote for your TV? Or have you ever wanted to examine the battery inside a car? Without batteries, we would not be able to power many… Read More →

  • Lexile: 980
  • ATOS: 6.4
  • Dewey: 621.31/242

How Circuits Work

From the Series Connect with Electricity

Have you ever wondered how electricity powers your home or school? What about how that electricity travels? In any device that uses electricity, inside is a small path called a circuit… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1060
  • ATOS: 6.9
  • Dewey: 621.319/2

How Conductors Work

From the Series Connect with Electricity

Did you know that trees, buildings, and even people can act as conductors for electricity? Or have you ever wondered why we're warned not to go outside during a thunderstorm? Scientists… Read More →

  • Lexile: 930
  • ATOS: 6.1
  • Dewey: 537.6/2

How LEDs Work

From the Series Connect with Electricity

Have you ever wondered how the lights in your alarm clock work? Or have you ever considered how that tiny red light in your TV remote control sends a signal that helps you find your favorite… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1050
  • ATOS: 6.5
  • Dewey: 621.3815/22

How Sensors Work

From the Series Connect with Electricity

Have you ever seen lights turn on automatically when you step into a room? Or have you ever wondered how a garage door knows to not close when someone is standing beneath it? What these and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 900
  • ATOS: 6.2
  • Dewey: 621.3815

How Transistors Work

From the Series Connect with Electricity

Did you know that electric current can be controlled? Have you ever wondered how that might be done? Transistors can act as amplifiers, taking in a small current and sending out a larger one… Read More →

  • Lexile: 980
  • ATOS: 6.9
  • Dewey: 621.3815/28

Rescues!

A woman is buried in an avalanche. Miners are trapped underground. A sailor's boat capsizes in the ocean. A powerful tsunami sweeps people out to sea. Who will come to their rescue? And how… Read More →

  • ATOS: 7.0
  • Dewey: 363.34'81

Taking Action for Civil and Political Rights

From the Series Who's Changing the World?

Do you ever worry about people being treated unfairly? Do you wish you could help make things better? The civil rights activists profiled in this book do that every day. One teenager… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1070
  • ATOS: 7.1
  • Dewey: 323

Taking Action to Help the Environment

From the Series Who's Changing the World?

Do you ever worry about the environment? Do you wish you could help make things better? The environmental activists profiled in this book do that every day. One eleven-year-old sold drawings… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1080
  • ATOS: 7.0
  • Dewey: 363.7

Taking Action to Improve People's Health

From the Series Who's Changing the World?

Have you ever wished you could stop the spread of diseases? Or help fight hunger? It can be as easy as taking a picture of your school lunch and posting it online. That's what a nine-year-old… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1050
  • ATOS: 7.0
  • Dewey: 362.0425

Taking Action to Improve Schools

From the Series Who's Changing the World?

Do you ever think about the kids who don't have school supplies? Do you wonder what you could do to make their school year better? The education activists in this book saw problems like this… Read More →

  • Lexile: 980
  • ATOS: 6.3
  • Dewey: 371.2/07

The Great Leopard Rescue: Saving the Amur Leopards

From the Series Sandra Markle's Science Discoveries

In 2007 only thirty Amur leopards remained in the wild. Scientists knew they needed to do more to help these big cats. However, details of the leopards' wild lives in their high-altitude… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1110
  • ATOS: 6.5
  • Dewey: 599.75/54

Who's Changing the World? — Library Bound Set

From the Series Who's Changing the World?

Set

Meet people who turned their frustration about injustice and inequality into motivation to take action and improve the world. These inspiring individuals noticed pollution damaging Earth… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $133.28
  • Your Price: $99.96
  • 4 titles

Who's Changing the World? — eBook Set

From the Series Who's Changing the World?

Set

Meet people who turned their frustration about injustice and inequality into motivation to take action and improve the world. These inspiring individuals noticed pollution damaging Earth… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $202.60
  • Your Price: $151.95
  • 4 titles

Doodling For... — Library Bound Set

From the Series Doodling For...

Set

Each book in the Doodling For... series is packed with fun and inspirational prompts, doodling exercises, and quirky facts. Whimsical and comedic art make these doodle books perfect for… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $159.95
  • Your Price: $119.96
  • 5 titles

Doodling for Bookworms

From the Series Doodling For...

Packed with fun and inspirational prompts, doodling exercises, and literature factoids, this title sparks the imagination and inspires book lovers to explore, experiment, and brainstorm ways… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • Dewey: 745.8/39