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Alien Investigation: Searching for the Truth about UFOs and Aliens

Imagine . . . you're in the woods after dark. Eerie green lights appear in the distance. Then there's a sudden flash and everything is dark again. You decide to take a closer look. You come… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1240
  • ATOS: 7.1
  • Dewey: 001.942

Anxiety Disorders

From the Series USA TODAY Health Reports: Diseases and Disorders

Millions of Americans—more than 16 percent of teens and adults—live with some type of anxiety disorder. Anxiety disorders are a group of disorders that include panic disorder, agoraphobia… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1140
  • Dewey: 616.85'22

Bears at the Beach: Counting 10 to 20

Everyone knows the three bears. Counting to three is easy! It's those numbers between 10 and 20 that are difficult for pre-schoolers to learn—unless, of course, they join these 11 bears at… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]

Catch & Release

I should have died quick. But I didn't. I'm a miracle of modern medicine, only the medicine doesn't get much credit, I notice. People say I'm lucky, or I'm blessed, and then they turn away… Read More →

  • Lexile: 690
  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Clyde Tombaugh and the Search for Planet X

From the Series On My Own Biography

Twelve-year-old Clyde Tombaugh stepped up and took his first look through a telescope. Gazing at the moon, he was thrilled by the sight of its craters and valleys. What other mysteries were… Read More →

  • Lexile: 700
  • ATOS: 4.5
  • Dewey: 520'.92

Crafts to Make in the Fall

From the Series Crafts For All Seasons

Simple but fun seasonal crafts from Kathy Ross and Vicky Enright! Twenty-nine easy-to-make craft projects with fall themes, including a fall tree lapel pin, a school bus picture frame, and a… Read More →

  • Dewey: 745.5

Crafts to Make in the Spring

From the Series Crafts For All Seasons

Simple but fun seasonal crafts from Kathy Ross and Vicky Enright! Twenty-nine easy-to-make craft projects with spring themes, including a crocus dish garden, a spring bird mask, and a necktie… Read More →

  • Dewey: 745.5

Crafts to Make in the Summer

From the Series Crafts For All Seasons

More simple but fun seasonal crafts from Kathy Ross and Vicky Enright. Twenty-nine easy-to-make craft projects with summertime themes, including a mouse sunglasses case, a firecracker finger… Read More →

  • Dewey: 745.5

Crafts to Make in the Winter

From the Series Crafts For All Seasons

Simple but fun seasonal crafts from Kathy Ross and Vicky Enright! Twenty-nine easy-to-make craft projects with winter themes, including a snowman pin, a reindeer puppet, and an icy sun catcher. Read More →

  • Dewey: 745.5

Death of a Dreamer: The Assassination of John Lennon

New York, December 8, 1980: The announcement shocked the world. Beatles founder and legendary musician John Lennon had been murdered in front of his New York home. With no warning, a lone… Read More →

  • Lexile: 940
  • ATOS: 6.7
  • Dewey: 782.42166092

Forced Out

From the Series Travel Team

Zack Waddell's baseball IQ makes him one of the Roadrunners' most important players. When a new kid, Dustin, immediately takes their catcher's spot, Zack is puzzled. Dustin doesn't have the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Friend Me!: 600 Years of Social Networking in America

Anyone who texts recognizes "LOL," "2G2BT," and "PRW" as shorthand for "laughing out loud," "too good to be true," and "parents are watching." But did you know that in the 1800s—when your… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1040
  • Dewey: 302.3

From Shoot to Apple

From the Series Start to Finish, Second Series

How does an apple tree produce a tasty fruit? Follow each step in nature's cycle—from starting a new tree to eating a juicy apple—in this fascinating book! Read More →

  • Lexile: 420
  • ATOS: 1.7
  • Dewey: 634'.11

From Tadpole to Frog

From the Series Start to Finish, Second Series

How does a tadpole become a frog? Follow each step in nature's cycle—from egg to adulthood—in this fascinating book! Read More →

  • Lexile: 420
  • ATOS: 1.7
  • Dewey: 597.8'9

Hannah's Way

After Papa loses his job during the Depression, Hannah’s family moves to rural Minnesota, where she is the only Jewish child in her class. When her teacher tries to arrange carpools for a… Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.4
  • Dewey: [E]

High Heat

From the Series Travel Team

Pitcher Seth Carter had Tommy John surgery on his elbow in hopes of being able to throw harder. Now his fastball cuts through batters like a 90-mph knife through butter. But one day, Seth's… Read More →

  • Lexile: 660
  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Last Chance

From the Series Robyn Hunter Mysteries

Robyn's scared of dogs—like, really scared. But she agrees to spend her summer working at an animal shelter anyway. (It's a long story.) Robyn soon discovers that many juvenile offenders also… Read More →

  • Lexile: 640
  • ATOS: 4.5
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Meltdown!: The Nuclear Disaster in Japan and Our Energy Future

Japan. March 11, 2011. 2:46 P.M. The biggest earthquake in Japan's history—and one of the world's five most powerful since 1900—devastated the Tohoku region, 320 kilometers (200 miles)… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1000
  • ATOS: 7.4
  • Dewey: 363.17'990952117

My Grandpa and the Sea

Lila and her grandpa live on the Caribbean island of St. Lucia, where Grandpa works as a fisherman. When huge boats begin to rob the sea of its fish, Grandpa has to find another way to make a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • Dewey: [E]

No Crystal Stair: A Documentary Novel of the Life and Work of Lewis Michaux, Harlem Bookseller

"You can't walk straight on a crooked line. You do you'll break your leg. How can you walk straight in a crooked system?" Lewis Michaux was born to do things his own way. When a white… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • ATOS: 5.5
  • Dewey: 381'.45002097471

Out of Control

From the Series Travel Team

Carlos "Trip" Costas is a fiery shortstop with many talents and passions. His father is Julio Costas—yes, the Julio Costas, the famous singer. Unfortunately, Julio is also famous for being… Read More →

  • Lexile: 700
  • ATOS: 4.5
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Power Hitter

From the Series Travel Team

Sammy Perez has to make it to the big leagues. After his teammate's career-ending injury, the Roadrunners decided to play in a wood bat tournament to protect their pitchers. And while Sammy… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Sadie and the Big Mountain

When her preschool plans a Shavuot hike just like Moses took up Mt. Sinai, Sadie is afraid she is too little to make it to the top, and tries to think of ways to be absent. But when the day… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: [E]

Secret Diary: Book 1

From the Series Lou!

Meet Lou! She's hardly your average 12 year old. Her handmade outfits are the talk of the school (even though they make the other girls laugh), and her homework gets a lot of attention from… Read More →

  • Lexile: 320
  • ATOS: 2.3
  • Dewey: 741.5'973