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Cooking the Turkish Way

From the Series Easy Menu Ethnic Cookbooks 2nd Edition

Bordering the Mediterranean, the Middle East, Europe, and Asia, Turkey draws on the cuisine traditions of each different area. The resulting combination of fruits, savory spices, meats, and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1130
  • Dewey: 641.59561

Formula One Race Cars

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Mighty Movers

Have you ever heard of a car that has wings? A Formula One race car has two! But instead of helping them fly, they keep the car on the ground. You can see Formula One cars racing in a Grand… Read More →

  • Lexile: 410
  • ATOS: 2.3
  • Dewey: 629.228

I and You and Don't Forget Who: What Is a Pronoun?

From the Series Words Are CATegorical ®

The latest addition to the best-selling Words Are CATegorical® series, this fun-filled guide uses playful puns and humorous illustrations to creatively clarify the concept of pronouns. Key… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.0
  • Dewey: 428.2

If I Should Die Before I Wake

From the Series Lurlene McDaniel Books

Deanne doesn't want to spend her summer on silly debutante activities, like hanging out at the country club and flirting with the rich boys. She’d rather spend time with the kids in the… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Motorcycles

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Mighty Movers

There are all kinds of different motorcycles. Superbikes are sleek and fast for racing on tracks; dirt bikes have knobby tires made for dirt and mud tracks; street bikes are perfect for the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 270
  • ATOS: 2.2
  • Dewey: 629.227'5

Musical Genius: A Story about Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

From the Series Creative Minds Biographies

A musical prodigy, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart began playing the piano and composing when he was just three years old. Able to play multiple instruments, among them the piano and violin, Mozart… Read More →

  • Lexile: 830
  • ATOS: 5.5
  • Dewey: 780'.92

Polar Bears

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Animals

Living in the icy cold of the Arctic, polar bears keep warm because they have thick white fur all over their bodies—even on the bottoms of their feet! They hunt and eat other animals, mostly… Read More →

  • Lexile: 430
  • ATOS: 2.5
  • Dewey: 599.786

Quiet Owls

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Animals

Gliding quietly through the night sky on silent wings, owls search for their prey. Swooping down, they grab small animals like mice or squirrels to eat and feed to their young. Tiny… Read More →

  • Lexile: 380
  • ATOS: 2.1
  • Dewey: 598.9'7

Rainbow Soup: Adventures in Poetry

Come romp with me amongst the words/Come play amongst the phrases/Swing and climb from pun to rhyme/And hop through versey mazes. Swim through rivers thick with thought/Rejoice from head to… Read More →

  • Dewey: 808.1

Red Foxes

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Animals

Moving slowly and quietly through the forest, a red fox stalks a mouse. With a leap, it pounces on its prey and eats it. Red foxes use their pointy ears and sharp eyes to help them hunt. Baby… Read More →

  • Lexile: 440
  • ATOS: 1.7
  • Dewey: 599.775

Robins: Songbirds of Spring

As springtime approaches, the air fills with the sound of robins singing. Discover how these cheerful little birds with red feathers and gray fluttering wings live and grow. Rhyming verse and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 3.0
  • Dewey: 598.8'42

Sail Away, Little Boat

Through charming illustrations and rhyming verse, readers follow a toy sailboat on its journey from brook to river to sea. Along the way, the boat passes by a variety of habitats and… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.3
  • Dewey: [E]

Stock Cars

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Mighty Movers

Stock cars are the cars that race in NASCAR races. They can drive more than 200 miles per hour! In case of crashes, there are special seat belts, steel bars, and padding to keep the drivers safe. Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: 796.72

The Schoolchildren's Blizzard

From the Series On My Own History

When nine-year-old Sarah and her little sister, Annie, set out on their way to school on January 12, 1888, they have no idea what their day will hold. The weather’s so warm they go outside to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 3.0
  • Dewey: [E]

Tony Hawk

From the Series Amazing Athletes

When extreme skateboarder Tony Hawk completed the 900, spinning two and a half times in the air before landing, he made sports history. A professional skateboarder from the age of fourteen… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: 796.22'092

Almost to Freedom

Lindy and her doll Sally are best friends - wherever Lindy goes, Sally stays right by her side. They eat together, sleep together, and even pick cotton together. So, on the night Lindy and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Art Is...

From the Series Bob Raczka's Art Adventures

When you think of art, do you think of painting and sculpture? Bob Raczka shows us that even these traditional artistic mediums can be created in untraditional ways. Art can also be draped… Read More →

  • Dewey: 701

Christmas around the World, 2nd Edition

From the Series On My Own Holidays

In Mexico at Christmas time, children carry candles in nine nights of parades. German children listen for Kris Kringle to bring presents on Christmas Eve. Families in Australia like a picnic… Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: 394.2663

Cooking the North African Way

From the Series Easy Menu Ethnic Cookbooks 2nd Edition

The countries of North Africa--Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, and Egypt--feature delicious cuisine, rich in colorful spices. A variety of different peoples brought a mosaic of customs… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1050
  • Dewey: 641.5961

Day of the Dead

From the Series On My Own Holidays

The Day of the Dead is a special holiday celebrated in many places like Mexico and parts of the United States to honor people who have died. It's celebrated between October 31 and November 2… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: 394.266

Demanding Justice: A Story about Mary Ann Shadd Cary

From the Series Creative Minds Biographies

Mary Ann Shadd Cary spent her entire lifetime fighting for justice and equality for African Americans. Born a free African American in the 1820s, Cary started schools for black children and… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.9
  • Dewey: 305.48'896073'0092

Earth Cycles

From the Series Cycles

The Earth is round like a ball and it moves in circular motions. It changes in patterns that go round and round like the wheels of a bike. So begins EARTH CYCLES, a book that describes three… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.3
  • Dewey: 525

Earth Day, 2nd Edition

From the Series On My Own Holidays

Earth Day is celebrated on April 22 each year to remind people about the dangers of pollution. Senator Gaylord Nelson organized the first Earth Day in 1970. On that day, peope marched… Read More →

  • Lexile: 670
  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: 333.7'2

Franklin D. Roosevelt

From the Series History Maker Biographies

Franklin Delano Roosevelt made history by being the first United States President to run for a third term, and in fact, he was elected to the presidency four consecutive terms. Go back in… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.8
  • Dewey: 973.917'092