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Fall 2020

Behind the Bookcase: Miep Gies, Anne Frank, and the Hiding Place

Anne Frank’s diary is a gift to the world because of Miep Gies. One of the protectors of the Frank family, Miep recovered the diary after the family was discovered by Nazis, and then returned… Read More →

  • Dewey: 940.53/18092 [B]
Fall 2020

Créele a tus ojos (Believe Your Eyes): Libro 1 (Book 1)

From the Series Cici: Un cuento de hada (Cici: A Fairy's Tale)

A lot is changing for Cici. Her parents are separating, her wacky abuela is moving in, and on her tenth birthday, she wakes up with fairy wings! Cici's new magical powers let her see people… Read More →

  • Lexile: 220
  • Dewey: 741.5/973
Fall 2020

Dino-Thanksgiving

From the Series Dino-Holidays

Lisa Wheeler's bouncy, rhyming text and Barry Gott's energetic illustrations invite readers to celebrate a dino-style Thankgiving! Follow along as dinos travel over the river and through the… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

Does Your Dog Speak Hebrew?: A Book of Animal Sounds

From the Series Very First Board Books

A dog says “bow, wow” in English and “hav, hav” in Hebrew. Whimsical animals in American and Israeli settings compare their varied noises and sounds. Readers can explore which sounds are the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 310
  • Dewey: 591.59/4
Fall 2020

Ever After

Vivi and Eva are two travelers in a countryside filled with the undead. After a train breaks down, stranding them between safe zones, the young women partner up to stay alive. Vivi is… Read More →

  • Dewey: 741.5/973
Fall 2020

Eye by Eye: Comparing How Animals See

From the Series Animal by Animal

An innovative look at animal eyes from the creators of Bone by Bone, Tooth by Tooth, and Fossil by Fossil. What kind of animal would you be if you had eight eyes? Or if your pupils were the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • Dewey: 573.8/8
Fall 2020

Garfield's ® Guide to Drawing the World's Best-Looking Cat (and His Friends)

This hands-on guide for drawing favorite Garfield characters including Garfield, Odie, Jon, and more uses basic shapes and techniques. Clear step-by-step instructions are punctuated by fun… Read More →

  • Lexile: 640
  • Dewey: 741.5/1
Fall 2020

Genomics: A Revolution in Health and Disease Discovery

Over the past 50 years, scientists have made incredible progress in the application of genetic research to human health care and disease treatment. Innovative tools and techniques, including… Read More →

  • Dewey: 572.8/6
Fall 2020

Go Green with Sesame Street ®

Sesame Street friends know it's important to care for Earth. Super Grover is water-wise, Cookie Monster learns about Earth Day, Big Bird fights pollution...how can you be kind to Earth? Read More →

  • Dewey: 363.7
Fall 2020

Kiyo Sato: From a WWII Japanese Internment Camp to a Life of Service

"Our camp, they tell us, is now to be called a 'relocation center' and not a 'concentration camp.' We are internees, not prisoners. Here's the truth: I am now a non-alien, stripped of my… Read More →

  • Dewey: 940.53/1779172092 [B]
Fall 2020

Like Spilled Water

Nineteen-year-old Na has always lived in the shadow of her younger brother, Bao-bao, her parents' cherished son. Years ago, Na's parents left her in the countryside and went to work in the… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
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

She Represents: 44 Women Who Are Changing Politics . . . and the World

In a complicated political era when the United States feels divided, this book celebrates feminism and female contributions to politics, activism, and communities. Each of the forty-four… Read More →

  • Dewey: 320.082/0973
Fall 2020

The Great Bear Rescue: Saving the Gobi Bears

From the Series Sandra Markle's Science Discoveries

Acclaimed science author Sandra Markle offers a fascinating look at Gobi bears—the rarest bears on the planet. These adorable animals face threats ranging from illegal gold miners to climate… Read More →

  • Dewey: 333.95/9784095173
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

Wild Style: Amazing Animal Adornments

Check out these cool critters and learn how their wacky adornments help them survive! What do a crab waving pom-poms, a bug with a backpack of dead ants, and a mud-spattered vulture have in… Read More →

  • Lexile: 830
  • Dewey: 591.4
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

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

The Inkberg Enigma

"Haven't you always thought there’s something WEIRD about this town, Miro?" Miro and Zia live in Aurora, a fishing town nestled in the shadow of an ancient castle. Miro lives in his books;… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
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 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

A Bowl Full of Peace: A True Story

In this deeply moving nonfiction picture book, award-winning author Caren Stelson brings Sachiko Yasui's story of surviving the atomic bombing of Nagasaki and her message of peace to a young… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • Dewey: 940.54/252244092 [B]