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Hunter's Heart

Simon, age 14, is obsessed with weaponry, survival tactics, and hunting. Against his mother's wishes, he secretly orders a BB gun over the Internet and begins to practice with it. During a… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Jason: Quest for the Golden Fleece [A Greek Myth]

From the Series Graphic Myths and Legends

Jason was born a prince of the kingdom of Argos. But when Jason was a child, his uncle Pelias stole the throne and sent Jason into hiding. Now a young man, Jason returns to claim his… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: 741.5'973

Jeaneology: Crafty Ways to Reinvent Your Old Blues

What to do with all those old jeans? They no longer fit, or they’re no longer fashionable, but you can't bring yourself to toss them. Jeaneology is the solution. From cool flapper skirts and… Read More →

Living with the Senecas: A Story about Mary Jemison

From the Series Creative Minds Biographies

Mary Jemison was born in 1743 as her parents emigrated from Ireland to Pennsylvania. When she was fifteen years old, a group of raiding Shawnee Indians and French soldiers captured her and… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.9
  • Dewey: 974.7'8803092

Loudmouth George Earns His Allowance

It's summer vacation, and Loudmouth George is too busy having fun to do his chores. Now the house is a mess and his mom won't let him go to the movies with Harriet. So George comes up with a… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: [E]

Mallory on Board

From the Series Mallory

Bon Voyage! Mallory and her family and friends are setting sail on a cruise. But poor Mallory feels like she's sunk and she hasn't even set sail yet. Her two best friends' parents are getting… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Mendel's Accordion

A boy finds his great grandfather's accordion in the attic and with it the sweet history of klezmer music and the role the old accordion played in Jewish life through the years. Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 781.62'924

Our Leaders

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Government

This title offers emergent readers an introduction to the basics of leadership in school, in the state and in the country. Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.4
  • Dewey: 303.3'40973

Packed with Poison!: Deadly Animal Defenses

From the Series On My Own Science

In the ocean, a box jellyfish dangles tentacles covered with venom-filled stingers. The jellyfish uses its stingers to kill its prey. But its venom can also kill humans within minutes. The… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.5
  • Dewey: 591.6'5

Passover Around the World

Introduces children to the many different ways of celebrating Passover around the world, including customs that can be adopted for use in the child's own family seder. Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.7
  • Dewey: 296.4'3709

Peanut Butter and Jellyfishes: A Very Silly Alphabet Book

The very funny Brian P. Cleary takes on the alphabet in this whimsical tour of everyone's 26 favorite letters. Rhyming, giggle-inspiring verses are illustrated with colorful digital collage… Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.5
  • Dewey: [E]

Robin Hood: Outlaw of Sherwood Forest [An English Legend]

From the Series Graphic Myths and Legends

Fooled into committing a crime by the king’s foresters, young Robin Hood finds himself branded an outlaw. As he takes refuge in Sherwood Forest, he meets other hideaways who also unjustly… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 398.22

Rules and Laws

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Government

This title offers emergent readers an introduction to the creation of and reasons for rules and laws at home, at school, and in the community. Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.1
  • Dewey: 349.73

Sam Collier and the Founding of Jamestown

From the Series On My Own History

In April 1607, twelve-year-old Sam Collier and a group of Englishmen landed in North America. Arriving as an assistant to the solider John Smith, Sam was excited to discover what adventures… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Sammy Spider's First Haggadah

Sammy leads young children through the steps of the Passover seder, telling the story of the Exodus, asking and answering the Four Questions, and sampling the traditional foods. Includes… Read More →

  • Dewey: 296.4'5371

Shipwreck Search: Discovery of the H. L. Hunley

From the Series On My Own Science

What a discovery! Deep under the Atlantic Ocean, divers found a shipwreck like no other. It was the H. L. Hunley, a submarine that had sunk during the Civil War! A team of scientists from… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: 973.7'57

Slide and Slurp, Scratch and Burp: More about Verbs

From the Series Words Are CATegorical ®

One book is never enough to explore the wide range of verbs! The crazy cats deliver loads of additional examples to illustrate the power of both action verbs and linking verbs. Brian P… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: 428.2

Sometimes Love Isn't Enough

From the Series Lurlene McDaniel Books

"Junior high will be a blast," promises Andrea Manetti's best friend. But while exciting things are happening at school—new friends, boys, and a chance to star in the musical—Andrea's home… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Subways

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Mighty Movers

A fun, simple text closely paired with vivid color photos to explain how subways work and what they do. Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.4
  • Dewey: 625.4'2

Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal is undoubtedly one of the most spectacular buildings of the world, renowned for its architectual magnificence and aesthetic beauty. It is a rare book that can do justice to such… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.1
  • Dewey: [E]

Taxis

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Mighty Movers

This Mighty Mover book introduces kids to taxis—the vehicles that get people where they need to go—teaching kids how taxis work, what a fare is, what a taxi meter does, and more. Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.7

Tennis, Anyone?

What kind of birthday present is a TENNIS RACKET? For the boy who tells this winning story, it seems awfully boring at first. It doesn't beep or buzz or do anything cool. And who plays… Read More →

  • ATOS: 1.8
  • Dewey: [E]

The Mother Daughter Cookbook: Recipes to Nourish Relationships

This unique cookbook is designed to turn kitchen time into mother-daughter bonding time. The 24 recipes included were developed by professional chef Lynette Rohrer Shirk and approved by… Read More →

The Secret of Priest's Grotto: A Holocaust Survival Story

According to legend, a group of Jewish families survived the Holocaust by hiding out for months in the 77 miles of caves in Ukraine known as Priest's Grotto. Cavers Taylor and Nicola… Read More →

  • ATOS: 8.0
  • Dewey: 940.53'180922477