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Fall 2020

Name Tags and Other Sixth-Grade Disasters

Twelve-year-old Lizbeth always has a plan, and those plans have usually worked—until now. No matter what she tries, she can't get rid of her dad's new girlfriend, Claire. And when she and her… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

There Was a Young Rabbi: A Hanukkah Tale

Hanukkah is a very busy time! Join the young rabbi as she makes festive preparations—spinning the dreidel, cooking a tasty meal, lighting the menorah, and more—in this cumulative, rhyming… Read More →

  • Lexile: 470
  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

A Super Sticky Mistake: The Story of How Harry Coover Accidentally Invented Super Glue!

Everyone makes mistakes, and Harry Coover is no different. A brilliant scientist, Harry keeps making the same extra-sticky mistake, but he begins to wonder whether it's not such a mistake… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

Bibbit Jumps

Bibbit is a little frog who sometimes forgets how to swim—but he's a jumping expert. He can jump very high, very far, and in many different ways. Although this is a great advantage, he feels… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

From Maybe to Forever: An Adoption Story

Waiting for a baby brother or sister is hard to do when you aren't sure what when happen or when. It helps when you can tell yourself a story about how a maybe baby can become your very own… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

Mister T.V.: The Story of John Logie Baird

John Logie Baird loves inventing things! When he hears about another inventor who has built a machine to show real live pictures, John sets about trying to do the same. Equipped with bits and… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

Selma

Selma is asked: What is happiness? She says: Happiness is eating a little grass at sunrise, playing with the children until lunchtime, doing a little exercise after lunch, eating a little… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

The Case of the Bad Apples: A Wilcox & Griswold Mystery

From the Series Wilcox & Griswold Mysteries

Wilcox and Griswold are on the case, trying to discover who poisoned the apples Porcini pigged out on. Was it Sweet Pea, the piglet next door; Herman the Rat; or Hot Dog the nosy pooch? Who… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

The Huffalots

When Mom wakes up her Huffalots, nothing is right—they don't like their clothes, their breakfast is yucky, and they just don't like each other. When one of them trips, the other offers a hug… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

The MOOsic Makers

Nutmeg and Celery love their MOO-grass music, and when Farmer Joni needs a new barn roof it seems the perfect way to help raise money. Will MOO-grass music be enough, or will they have to… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

The Mouse's Apples

Mouse is having a wonderful day: she's foraged four plump apples for her tea, the most she's ever found! But here comes Bear, and he's feeling especially greedy and mean. He wants every apple… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

The One Great Gnome

In the spirit of Alice in Wonderland and The Wizard of Oz, this story introduces readers to the hidden magical—and mysterious—world of gnomes, elves, and trolls. Eleven-year-old Sarah moves… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

The Rocking Dead: Book 2

From the Series Dead Max Comix

Seventh grader Derrick's "Dead Max Comix" are such a hit in the school paper that he and Max start an advice column. Derrick and Doug should have asked for advice before they started a band… Read More →

  • Lexile: 230
  • Dewey: 741.5
Fall 2020

How to Live on the Edge

Eighteen-year-old Cayenne barely remembers her mother, who died of breast cancer when Cayenne was four. The women in her family have a history of dying young. Cayenne figures she'll meet the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 710
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

Monkey with a Tool Belt Blasts Off!

From the Series Monkey with a Tool Belt

Come along on an out-of-this-world journey with Chico Bon Bon in this rollicking new adventure from author and illustrator Chris Monroe. Oh no, the Moon Malt machine at the Superstar Space… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

All's Happy That Ends Happy

From the Series My Happy Life

It's spring and Dani is going to Rome for her father's wedding. But Ella is not invited; Dad said no. What will Ella think when she learns she hasn't been invited to her best friend's dad's… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

How Do You Make a Baby?

In How Do You Make a Baby? Anna Fiske answers the questions all children are curious about: How does a baby get into the mother's stomach? Who can make a baby, and how is it actually done?… Read More →

Fall 2020

I Didn't Do It!

Quick, quick! The Big Cycle Race is coming to town, and Milo does not want to miss it. On his way to the finish line, Milo unwittingly causes havoc that follows him all along the route . . … Read More →

  • Lexile: 270
  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

Second Dad Summer

Jeremiah just wants a normal summer with his dad. But his dad has moved in with his new boyfriend Michael who serves weird organic food and is constantly nagging him. Worst of all, Michael… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

Trailblazer: Lily Parr, the Unstoppable Star of Women's Soccer

With one of the most powerful kicks in soccer, young Lily Parr is becoming a soccer star. That is until in 1921, when the Football Association in England bans women's soccer—a decision that… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

Hillel Builds a House

All year, Hillel builds treehouses and forts. His structures—in the backyard, under the stairs and even in the living room—can get in the way when the family is busy with holiday… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

Nicanor's Gate

Set in biblical times, the story of Nicanor's Gate—one of the entrances to the Temple in Jerusalem—shows how a man's faith is important to living a happy, fulfilled life. Nicanor, a wealthy… Read More →

  • Lexile: 710
  • Dewey: [E]
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

I'll Believe You When . . .: Unbelievable Idioms from Around the World

You've probably heard the expression "when pigs fly," but have you heard the Spanish phrase "when frogs grow hair" or the Yoruba saying "when chicken have teeth"? This fun-filled collection… Read More →

  • Lexile: 280