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Seasons

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Discovering Nature's Cycles

Winter, spring, summer, and fall—the seasons are one of natures most familiar cycles. But why does the weather change? Learn why weather patterns change over the seasons. Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • Dewey: 508.2

Sherlock Holmes and a Scandal in Bohemia: Case 1

From the Series On the Case with Holmes and Watson

Has Sherlock Holmes met his match? Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are asked to help the King of Bohemia find a very important photograph. It won’'t be easy. The King's former love, Irene… Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: 741.5'973

Sitting for Equal Service: Lunch Counter Sit-Ins, United States, 1960s

From the Series Civil Rights Struggles around the World

"We were hoping [the sit-in] would catch on and it would spread throughout the country, but it went even beyond our wildest imagination."―Ezell Blair Jr., North Carolina Agricultural &… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1100
  • Dewey: 323.1196'073

The Alamo

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Famous Places

Did you know that Davy Crockett fought in a famous battle at the Alamo? From behind the walls of the fort, Americans fought for independence. Thousands of people still visit the Alamo to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: 976.4'03

The Club

From the Series Night Fall ™

The club started innocently enough. Bored after school, Josh and his friends decided to try out an old game Sabina had found in her basement. Called "Black Magic," it promised the players… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Force Born of Truth: Mohandas Gandhi and the Salt March, India, 1930

From the Series Civil Rights Struggles around the World

Gandhi's Salt March united all Indians in peaceful protest for independence. Yet British forces met them with violence and imprisonment. In this story of India's struggle for freedom, we'll… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1000
  • Dewey: 954.03'5092

The Protectors

From the Series Night Fall ™

Luke's life has never been "normal." How could it be, with his mother holding séances and his half-crazy stepfather working as Bridgewater's mortician? But living in a funeral home never… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Statue of Liberty

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Famous Places

Have you ever seen an eye the size of a doorway? What about a finger bigger than a grown-up? Get ready to check out the Statue of Liberty! This statue stands for American freedom. Just… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 974.7'1

Tony Romo

From the Series Amazing Athletes

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo has one of the most high-profile jobs in sports. As the starting quarterback for "America's team" since 2006, Tony has amassed impressive stats and wowed… Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: 796.332092

United Kingdom

From the Series Country Explorers

Pack your bags! We’re headed to the United Kingdom. On this whirlwind tour, you’ll learn all about the country’s landscape, culture, people, and more. We’ll explore green valleys and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: 941

Unthinkable

From the Series Night Fall ™

Omar Phillips is Bridgewater High's favorite local teen author. His Facebook fans can't wait for his next horror story. But lately Omar's imagination has turned against him. Horrifying… Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: [Fic]

We Stand as One: The International Ladies Garment Workers Strike, New York, 1909

From the Series Civil Rights Struggles around the World

"Girls, from the bottom of my heart, I beg you not to go back to work. We are all poor, many of us are suffering hunger, none of us can afford to lose a day's wages. But only by fighting for… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1090
  • Dewey: 331.892'88709747109041

What Can Live in the Ocean?

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Animal Adaptations

Discover how adaptations make the ocean a perfect habitat for whales, lobsters, sea horses, and many, many more animals. Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • ATOS: 2.3
  • Dewey: 591.77

What Difference Could a Waterway Make?: And Other Questions about the Erie Canal

From the Series Six Questions of American History

In the early 1800s, many Americans living in the eastern states wanted to explore the western frontier. Vast amounts of land and resources lay to the west—but the Appalachian Mountains formed… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • ATOS: 5.7
  • Dewey: 386'.4809747

What Holds Us to Earth?: A Look at Gravity

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Exploring Physical Science

A ball drops to the ground. Leaves fall from a tree. Gravity is at work all around you. But what exactly is gravity? And how does it affect different objects? Read this book to find out!… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • Dewey: 531'.14

When Were the First Slaves Set Free during the Civil War?: And Other Questions about the Emancipation Proclamation

From the Series Six Questions of American History

When Abraham Lincoln became president in March 1861, the United States was on the brink of the Civil War. Six states had already left the Union. The North and the South fought over the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 750
  • ATOS: 5.8
  • Dewey: 973.7'14

Who Will Shout If Not Us?: Student Activists and the Tiananmen Square Protest, China, 1989

From the Series Civil Rights Struggles around the World

In this gripping story of a historic clash between repressive government forces and individuals seeking freedom, we'll explore the reasons that led students in China to defy authority. We'll… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1010
  • ATOS: 8.4
  • Dewey: 378.1'981095109048

Why Did Cherokees Move West?: And Other Questions about the Trail of Tears

From the Series Six Questions of American History

On May 26, 1838, U.S. soldiers surrounded Cherokee villages across Georgia. The soldiers came to force Cherokee families to move to a new territory in Oklahoma. The Cherokees had little time… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • ATOS: 5.7
  • Dewey: 975.004'97557

Frances Frog's Forever Friend

From the Series Animal Antics A to Z ®

Frances Frog is very funny! But sometimes she is a little foolish. Her favorite friend, Felicity Fox, helps Frances learn what it means to be a good friend...a forever friend! Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: [E]

Gertie Gorilla's Glorious Gift

From the Series Animal Antics A to Z ®

Gertie Gorilla is going to a birthday party―and she has a grand, great, glorious gift! But when the gift gets grubby in a soggy, boggy, gulch, what will Gertie do? Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 2.3
  • Dewey: [E]

Hanna Hippo's Horrible Hiccups

From the Series Animal Antics A to Z ®

Hanna Hippo is hungry. Her hope to have one of Homer Hog's huckleberry muffins has only one hitch―a horrible case of hiccups! Read More →

  • Lexile: 410
  • ATOS: 1.9
  • Dewey: [E]

Izzy Impala's Imaginary Illnesses

From the Series Animal Antics A to Z ®

Izzy is itching to see her grandpa, Doctor Impala, but he doesn't like to be interrupted. Is an imaginary illness the only way to see Doc? Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 2.3
  • Dewey: [E]

Jeremy Jackrabbit's Jumping Journey

From the Series Animal Antics A to Z ®

Jeremy Jackrabbit is excited to enter the jump rope contest. Will he get the jitters―or will his joyful jumping win him a trip to the Jump Rope Hall of Fame? Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • ATOS: 2.3
  • Dewey: [E]

The Case of the July 4th Jinx (Book 5)

From the Series The Milo & Jazz Mysteries ®

It's the Fourth of July! There are fireworks, parades, pies, games―and a jinx? When everything at the fair starts going wrong, detectives-in-training Milo and Jazz must find out: is it really… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: [Fic]