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El Águila Calva (The Bald Eagle)

From the Series Libros para avanzar — Símbolos estadounidenses (Pull Ahead Books — American Symbols)

Did you kow that Benjamin Franklin wanted a turkey to be the symbol of America instead of the bald eagle? Discover interesting facts about why the bald eagle is important to Americans, how it… Read More →

  • Dewey: 900

Electricity

From the Series Early Bird Energy

Where does electricity come from? How does it make a computer run or a light bulb shine? Electricity is a form of energy that can be used in many ways. Starting with the tiny particles… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: 537

Evitar las drogas (Avoiding Drugs)

From the Series Libros para avanzar — La salud (Pull Ahead Books — Health)

Describes types of medicine, such as prescription and over the counter, and their proper use. Also provides an introduction to the dangers of tobacco and alcohol, and the illegal use of… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: 362

Fighter Planes

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Mighty Movers

Who flies fighter planes? The U.S. military uses fighter planes to help protect our country. Featuring some of the most recognizable machines in the military, this book shows how these… Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.7
  • Dewey: 623.74'64'0973

First Son and President: A Story about John Quincy Adams

From the Series Creative Minds Biographies

America’s sixth president and son of America’s second president, John Quincy Adams lived an extraordinary life. Beginning as a young boy as secretary for his father during the peace talks… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.0
  • Dewey: 973.5'5'092

Gases

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — What Earth is Made Of

Earth is made of different things—gases, rocks, soil, and water. A gas is something that can change shape and size. Gases helps beginning readers understand this basic element by looking at… Read More →

  • Dewey: 533

Great White Sharks

From the Series Animal Predators

Some of the fiercest and most skilled hunters in the world, great white sharks use intellect, camouflage, and a strong sense of smell, hearing, and sight to track and kill their prey. Watch… Read More →

  • Lexile: 900
  • ATOS: 5.1
  • Dewey: 597.3'3

Grocers

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Community Helpers

Grocers work in stores selling food. Grocers choose the types of foods people will want to buy, then order products, put them on the shelves, and sell them to customers. Whether they work in… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.3
  • Dewey: 381'.456413

Heat

From the Series Early Bird Energy

Why do some things heat up quickly while others don’t? How can heat cause matter to change form—from solid to liquid to gas and back again? Heat cannot be seen, but it can easily be felt… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 536

Herbívoros gigantes (Giant Plant-Eating Dinosaurs)

From the Series Conoce a los dinosaurios (Meet the Dinosaurs)

"Dino" Don Lessem brings readers face-to-face with various dinosaur species, detailing their habitats, way of life and how they became extinct. An acclaimed dinosaur expert, Don Lessem has… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: 500

How Much Can a Bare Bear Bear?: What Are Homonyms and Homophones?

From the Series Words Are CATegorical ®

This accessible, lighthearted look at language introduces homonyms and homophones. Playful rhymes and comical cartoons make both concepts memorable. Each corresponding pair of homonyms and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: 428.1

It's Tu B'Shevat!

Rhyming verse and brightly colored illustrations tell the story of a boy and his family planting a tree for Tu B’Shevat and watching it grow. This board book is just right for little hands. Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]

Jackie Robinson

From the Series Yo solo: Biografías (On My Own Biographies)

The first African American to break the color barrier in modern major league baseball, Jackie Robinson was one of the greatest players of all time. Forced to put up with angry, hateful fans… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: 796.357'092

Jazz Age Poet: A Story about Langston Hughes

From the Series Creative Minds Biographies

The author of such poems as I, To; Sing America; and The Negro Speaks of Rivers, Langston Hughes combined his experiences and emotions with the rhythms and themes he found in jazz music to… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.6
  • Dewey: 818'.5209

La Bandera Estadounidense (The American Flag)

From the Series Libros para avanzar — Símbolos estadounidenses (Pull Ahead Books — American Symbols)

Do you know why there are thirteen stripes and fifty stars on the American flag? Or how the American flag inspired Francis Scott Key to write "The Star Spangled Banner?" Find out the answers… Read More →

  • Dewey: 900

La Navidad alrededor del mundo (Christmas around the World)

From the Series Yo solo: Festividades (On My Own Holidays)

In Mexico at Christmastime, children carry candles in nine nights of parades. German children listen for Kris Kringle to bring presents on Christmas Eve. Families in Australia like a picnic… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: 300

Light

From the Series Early Bird Energy

Where does light come from? What do colors have to do with light? Light is a form of energy. Life on Earth is made possible because light from the sun carries heat to the earth. This book… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: 535

Los dinosaurios más pequeños (The Smallest Dinosaurs)

From the Series Conoce a los dinosaurios (Meet the Dinosaurs)

“Dino” Don Lessem brings readers face-to-face with various dinosaur species, detailing their habitats, way of life and how they became extinct. An acclaimed dinosaur expert, Don Lessem has… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: 500

Many Ways: How Families Practice Their Beliefs and Religions

From the Series Shelley Rotner's Early Childhood Library

Through vivid, full-color photographs and easily understood sentences, see how children from around the world practice their religious beliefs. Looking at the rich diversity as well as the… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.0
  • Dewey: 200

Matter

From the Series Early Bird Energy

What is matter and where can it be found? Everything in the world is made of matter, whether it is a solid, a liquid, or a gas. Important ideas about matter such as volume, mass, and how… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: 530

More of the Best Holiday Crafts Ever!

From the Series Crafts & Activities

Best-selling children's craft expert Kathy Ross offers a collection of 65 holiday-based craft projects, each one guaranteed to turn out beautifully. Patterned after Millbrook’s original BEST… Read More →

  • Dewey: 745.594'1

My First Hebrew Word Book

A first Hebrew vocabulary book for children, it includes 150 words used at home, in school, and on the playground in Hebrew, transliteration, and in English. With words arranged by category… Read More →

  • Dewey: 492.4'321

Mystery Fish: Secrets of the Coelacanth

From the Series On My Own Science

In 1938, off the coast of South Africa, a woman found a strange blue fish with four stubby fins, pointed spines, and a funny looking tail—it was a coelacanth! Until that very moment, the… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.3
  • Dewey: 597.3'9

Owls

From the Series Animal Predators

Some of the fiercest and most skilled hunters in the world, owls use stealth, power, and a strong sense of hearing and sight to stalk and kill their prey. Watch these cunning animals as they… Read More →

  • Lexile: 930
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: 598.9'7