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Fall 2019

Cutting-Edge Journey to Mars

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — New Frontiers of Space

Take a voyage to the red planet! This book presents cutting-edge information about travelling to Mars and dives into related STEM topics. Sidebars and fascinating photos will thrill readers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • Dewey: 629.45/53
Fall 2019

Cutting-Edge Space Tourism

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — New Frontiers of Space

Take a trip into orbit with the most up-to-date information on space tourism. With a STEM-focused sidebars, engaging photos, and fascinating facts, this book enables readers to explore the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 730
  • Dewey: 910.919
Fall 2019

Cutting-Edge SpaceX News

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — New Frontiers of Space

Blast off with SpaceX, the company that builds and launches rockets and spacecraft. Up-to-date information and fact-filled sidebars help readers explore the world's most exciting space-travel… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • Dewey: 338.4/7629478
Fall 2019

Football Superstar Aaron Rodgers

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Sports Superstars

Aaron Rodgers is the star quarterback for the Green Bay Packers. With carefully leveled text and vibrant photos, this title will appeal to young football fans. Read More →

  • Lexile: 390
  • ATOS: 1.8
  • Dewey: 796.332092 [B]
Fall 2019

Kol Hakavod: Way to Go!

What is "kavod"? It's "gee!" It's "wow." It's honor, respect. It's "whoa, holy cow!" Even the littlest acts of kindness and the smallest good deeds can be hugely important in the world. Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • ATOS: 2.1
  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2019

Pro-Wrestling Superstar John Cena

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Sports Superstars

In addition to being a superstar wrestler in the WWE, John Cena is also a famous actor. This carefully leveled text with engaging photos and critical-thinking questions will be a hit with… Read More →

  • Lexile: 370
  • ATOS: 1.7
  • Dewey: 796.812092 [B]
Fall 2019

Shanah Tovah, Grover!

Shanah Tovah, everybodeeee! Help Grover get ready to welcome the Jewish New Year. Read More →

  • Lexile: 290
  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2019

Soccer Superstar Alex Morgan

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Sports Superstars

Alex Morgan helped the US Women's National Team to victory in the 2012 Olympics and the 2015 Women's World Cup. This title's reader-friendly text, critical-thinking questions, and bright… Read More →

  • Lexile: 450
  • ATOS: 1.8
  • Dewey: 796.334092 [B]
Fall 2019

Soccer Superstar Lionel Messi

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Sports Superstars

Lionel Messi plays for Barcelona and is considered to be one of the best soccer players in the world. With carefully leveled text, critical-thinking questions, and eye-catching photos, this… Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • ATOS: 2.0
  • Dewey: 796.334092 [B]
Fall 2019

The Elephant in the Sukkah

Henry, once a happy circus elephant, feels lonely and sad at the farm for old elephants, where nobody wants to hear him sing. One evening, he follows the sound of music and singing to the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2019

The Key from Spain: Flory Jagoda and Her Music

When Flory's ancestors are forced to leave Spain during the time of the Spanish Inquisition, they take with them their two most precious possessions—the key to their old house and the Ladino… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • ATOS: 4.6
  • Dewey: [E]

Mitzvah Pizza

Missy loves Saturdays with her dad. Every week they do something special together. Usually, Dad brings the funds and Missy brings the fun, but this week, it's Missy's turn to treat with her… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: [E]

Raisins and Almonds: A Yiddish Lullaby

Scribble-scrabble. Scribble-scrabble. What is the noise coming from under Annie's bed? It's a little white goat, says her mother. Together mother and child create a fantastical adventure in… Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • Dewey: [E]

A Hoopoe Says Oop!: Animals of Israel

Ibexes on crater ledges Call out, "Maa!" and walk the edges. A rhyming introduction to some of Israel's unique animals like the hoopoe (the national bird of Israel), hyrax, and sand cats. Read More →

  • Lexile: 470
  • Dewey: [E]

Listen!: Israel's All Around

In Eilat, a blub, blub, blub— Swimmers' snorkels glub, glub, glub. Tour Israel's most fun places—kibbutz, beach, market, and more—and discover each spot's special sound in this rhyming… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]

Sammy Spider's First Wedding

Uh oh! Curious Sammy Spider slips from his web and accidentally accompanies the Shapiro family to a wedding. Sammy watches the Jewish ceremony as the bride and groom stand under the beautiful… Read More →

  • Lexile: 640
  • Dewey: [E]

I Am Farmer: Growing an Environmental Movement in Cameroon

Discover the true story of how environmentalist Farmer Tantoh is transforming the landscape in his home country of Cameroon. When Tantoh Nforba was a child, his fellow students mocked him… Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: 338.1096711

A Scarf for Keiko

It's 1942. Sam's class is knitting socks for soldiers and Sam is a terrible knitter. Keiko is a good knitter, but some kids at school don't want anything to do with her because the Japanese… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • Dewey: [E]

A Seder for Grover

A Seder for Grover introduces very young readers to Passover traditions with friends from Sesame Street. Big Bird, Moishe Oofnik, and Avigail join their friend Grover to celebrate the spring… Read More →

  • Lexile: 450
  • Dewey: [E]

Grover Goes to Israel

Shalom! Hop aboard a plane with Grover to visit Israel in this board book from Kar-Ben featuring characters from Sesame Street. Join Grover as he tours the sights of Israel, munching on pita… Read More →

  • Lexile: 430
  • Dewey: [E]

Matzah Belowstairs

Miriam Mouse's family always celebrates Passover Belowstairs, while the human Winklers celebrate Abovestairs. But this year Miriam is finding it hard to get a piece of matzah to use for the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 640
  • Dewey: [E]

Pavel and the Tree Army

Pavel is a new American, excited about his new country. When his rabbi tells him that the Civilian Conservation Corps is hiring young people, Pavel is thrilled. As a member of the Corps, he… Read More →

  • Lexile: 700
  • Dewey: [E]

The Best Four Questions

Marcy is finally old enough to ask The Four Questions at her family's Passover seder. She's sure when it's her time to shine, her questions will be the best ever. Though her four (funny)… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • Dewey: [E]

Baseball Superstar Aaron Judge

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Sports Superstars

New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge became a fan favorite in his rookie season with the team. This title's reader-friendly text, critical thinking questions, and bright design will… Read More →

  • Lexile: 410
  • ATOS: 1.7
  • Dewey: 796.357092 [B]