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Little White Duck: A Childhood in China

The world is changing for two girls in China in the 1970s. Da Qin—Big Piano—and her younger sister, Xiao Qin—Little Piano—live in the city of Wuhan with their parents. For decades, China's… Read More →

  • Lexile: 710
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 741.5'973

Regine's Book: A Teen Girl's Last Words

Regine’s blog about living with Leukemia gained a huge following, and eventually became this book. She writes openly about emotional and physical aspects of her 15-month struggle to recover… Read More →

Scandalous!: 50 Shocking Events You Should Know About (So You Can Impress Your Friends)

Do you love a good scandal? This book includes 50 juicy pop culture, political, and entertainment-related scandals complete with photos, event synopses, and a look at why each one went down… Read More →

Sparrow, Eagle, Penguin, and Seagull: What Is a Bird?

From the Series Animal Groups Are CATegorical ™

What is a bird? Parrots, bluebirds, ostriches, and many other creatures are all birds! Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 2.7
  • Dewey: 598

Speak Up, Tommy!

Tommy’s classmates tease him about his Israeli accent and the way he speaks English. But his knowledge of Hebrew makes him a hero when a policeman and his dog come to visit Tommy’s school. Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: [E]

Tales from the Top of the World: Climbing Mount Everest with Pete Athans

The journey up Mount Everest is never easy. Climbers risk their lives as they struggle around jagged towers of ice, over snow-covered boulders, and across gaping crevasses. Pete Athans knows… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • ATOS: 5.7
  • Dewey: 796.522095496

The Bridge of Death

From the Series The Paranormalists

"Believe me, I don't like this any more than you do, but you're the only one who has the expertise and equipment. There's something going on at St. John's Bridge, and I want to hire you to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Curiosities: A Collection of Stories

From acclaimed and New York Times best-selling YA authors Maggie Stiefvater, Tessa Gratton, and Brenna Yovanoff comes The Curiosities: A Collection of Stories. • A vampire locked in a cage… Read More →

  • Lexile: 870
  • ATOS: 5.8
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Haunting of Apartment 101

From the Series The Paranormalists

Jinx felt something rumble through the room. She began to shake and moved closer to Jackson. "Do you feel that?" she whispered. Jackson nodded. When Jinx glanced at him, his face had turned… Read More →

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

The Lunch Bunch

From the Series Real Kids Readers — Level 2

Who do you eat lunch with? Ann and Lee sit together at lunch. Meg is new at school and would like to make friends with them. Is there room for three? Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • ATOS: 2.2
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Main Event: The Moves and Muscle of Pro Wrestling

From the Series Spectacular Sports

Nothing in wrestling can match the excitement of the main event. It's the match that everyone wants to see, the match that will have fans talking the next day. Author Patrick Jones takes… Read More →

  • Lexile: 990
  • ATOS: 6.6
  • Dewey: 796.812

The Mayhem on Mohawk Avenue

From the Series The Paranormalists

A dark, shiny poster was spread across the board, crowding out school lunch menus and events calendars: NEED TO BANISH A GHOST? CALL THE PARANORMALATOR. I SEEK KNOWLEDGE AND FIND THE SOURCE… Read More →

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

The Normal Kid

Sylvan has been angry ever since his parents split up. And now that an embarrassing photo has appeared in the paper, he's stuck with a lame nickname too. Charity is back in the United States… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Terror of Black Eagle Tavern

From the Series The Paranormalists

Jinx looked at the bar, then back at Devon and Todd. "You may want to duck, is all I'm saying." As the words left her mouth, three glasses came shooting from the bar, straight toward the… Read More →

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

Their Skeletons Speak: Kennewick Man and the Paleoamerican World

On July 28, 1996, two young men stumbled upon human bones in the shallow water along the shore of the Columbia River near Kennewick, Washington. Was this an unsolved murder? The remnants of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1140
  • ATOS: 8.7
  • Dewey: 970.01'1

Tortoise, Tree Snake, Gator, and Sea Snake: What Is a Reptile?

From the Series Animal Groups Are CATegorical ™

What is a reptile? Turtles, iguanas, crocodiles, and many other creatures are all reptiles! Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: 597.9

Wrapped Up in You: Book 6

From the Series My Boyfriend Is a Monster

Staci Glass feels cursed—whenever there's a crisis, she's stuck in the middle. Now her best friend, Faith, has a new hobby, and against her better judgment, Staci conjures up the courage to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 410
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: 741.5'973

Zombie Makers: True Stories of Nature's Undead

Are zombies real? As far as we know, dead people do not come back to life and start walking around, looking for trouble. But there are things that can take over the bodies and brains of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • ATOS: 5.3
  • Dewey: 578.6'5

Fly, Chick, Fly!

In the middle of a wood there is a chick who will not fly. "Not I!" she cries to Mother Owl and Father Owl. She flaps, she flips, she flops, and she hops back into the nest. Time passes and… Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.1
  • Dewey: [E]

Friends

Bubble is a goldfish who swims around and around unhappily in his tank. Cat is his friend and wishes he could show him the world. One day, Cat has an idea to set Bubble free. But is Bubble… Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.1
  • Dewey: [E]

Hippospotamus

Hippopotamus had a spotamus . . . on her bottomus! "It's a blister!" said her sister. "It's measles!" said Weasel. "It's hippopox!" said Fox. But in the end the spotamus turns out to be… Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.1
  • Dewey: [E]

The Day Louis Got Eaten

When Louis gets eaten up by a Gulper, his big sister Sarah knows she has to act fast, and she sets off in hot pursuit. But rescuing a boy from a Gulper's tummy isn't so simple—especially when… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: [E]

BZRK

From the Series BZRK

Love The Hunger Games? Action-adventure thrillers with a dystopian twist? BZRK (Berserk) by Michael Grant, New York Times best-selling author of the GONE series, ramps up the action and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • ATOS: 5.1
  • Dewey: [Fic]

A Leaf Can Be . . .

From the Series Can Be . . . Books

A leaf can be a...shade spiller, mouth filler, tree topper, rain stopper. Find out about the many roles leaves play in this poetic exploration of leaves throughout the year. Read More →

  • Lexile: 260
  • Dewey: [E]