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Loudmouth George and the Fishing Trip, 2nd Edition

George is always bragging. He says he runs the fastest, reads the thickest books, and catches the biggest fish. When Harriet invites him to join her family’s fishing trip, George is nervous… Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.3
  • Dewey: [E]

Marcel Marceau: Master of Mime

From the age of five, Marcel Marceau knew he wanted to be a silent actor, just like Charlie Chaplin. When World War II intervened, he joined the resistance, helping to get young Jews to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • ATOS: 5.1
  • Dewey: 792.302'8092

Monkey with a Tool Belt and the Seaside Shenanigans

From the Series Monkey with a Tool Belt

Clark has an enormous problem. Someone is sabotaging his uncle's seaside resort! What does he do? He calls Chico Bon Bon, the Monkey with a Tool Belt, of course. Chico and his tool belt… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: [E]

Nathan Blows Out the Hanukkah Candles

Jacob loves his autistic brother, Nathan, but when Hanukkah comes, Jacob worries that Nathan might embarrass him in front of his new friend. What if Nathan blows out the Hanukkah candles?! Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 2.6
  • Dewey: [E]

Not a Buzz to Be Found: Insects in Winter

Buzz! Zip! Zoom! When the weather is warm, insects are everywhere. But what do they do in winter? Honeybees huddle in their hive. Monarch butterflies fly south. Woolly bear caterpillars hide… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: 595.7

Only Nine Chairs: A Tall Tale for Passover

This whimsical, rhyming story presents a new solution to an old problem—the overcrowded seder. Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]

Red Bird Sings: The Story of Zitkala-Ša, Native American Author, Musician, and Activist

"I remember the day I lost my spirit." So begins the story of Gertrude Simmons, also known as Zitkala-Ša, which means Red Bird. Born in 1876 on the Yankton Sioux reservation in South Dakota… Read More →

  • Lexile: 940
  • ATOS: 6.1
  • Dewey: 978.004'975243

Sadie's Sukkah Breakfast

Waking up early in the morning on Sukkot, Sadie and Ori decide to serve breakfast in the sukkah. But when the table is set and the food is ready, they remember that a sukkah celebration needs… Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.3
  • Dewey: [E]

Say Something, Perico

P-p-p-paaak! Perico the parrot has something to say. But when he asks for agua, his new owner brings him to the opera. When he says he feels mal, another new owner takes him to the mall. Will… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: [E]

Talia and the Rude Vegetables

“How can a vegetable be ‘rude’?” Talia wonders, when she mis-hears her grandmother asking her to gather “root” vegetables for a Rosh Hashanah stew. As Talia digs in the garden, she collects… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]

The First Gift

A boy tells about the first gift he ever received -- his name! Named after the legendary King David, little David introduces the concept of names and where they come from, how nicknames… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]

The Shabbat Princess

Rosie likes queens, but she really loves princesses! One Shabbat eve, she persuades her parents to invite the Shabbat Princess to their home. As the family prepares for their royal visitor… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.3
  • Dewey: [E]

To Bathe a Boa

"A boa has no greater wrath / than when he doesn't want a bath!" In this rollicking verse story, the bathroom becomes a battleground between a clean-conscious youngster and his elusive… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: [E]

Bravo!

Helene loves her family, but she doesn't love the fact that her father is always so terribly loud. He never speaks normally. He always shouts. He's nice, but a shouter. One day Helene has had… Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.3
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Elmer's Christmas

From the Series Elmer

Elmer, the patchwork elephant, has been a favorite of children around the world for decades. It's Christmas, and the young elephants are very excited for Papa Red's annual visit! All the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 470
  • ATOS: 2.4
  • Dewey: [E]

Howard B. Wigglebottom Blends in Like Chameleons: A Fable About Belonging

From the Series Howard B. Wigglebottom

Howard helps his friend understand that to overcome difficulties with attention, following instructions, and finishing tasks, he needs to ask for help. Tips/lessons included. Reviews/support… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Howard B. Wigglebottom Learns Too Much of a Good Thing is Bad: A Story About Moderation

From the Series Howard B. Wigglebottom

Howard over does and over eats. He learns that through discipline and moderation, he can have a sense of personal power. Tips and lessons included. Reviews/support resources available:… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Howard B. Wigglebottom and the Power of Giving: A Christmas Story

From the Series Howard B. Wigglebottom

Howard liked owning but not sharing. At Christmastime, he learned the joy of giving and valuing real things instead of stuff. Tips/lessons included. Reviews/support resources: www.wedolisten.org. Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • ATOS: 3.0
  • Dewey: [Fic]

I Want a Party!

From the Series Little Princess

It's not Christmas or even her birthday, but the Little Princess wants a party! She sets out to organize the best party ever, with invitations, cake, games, and goodie bags. But when she… Read More →

  • Lexile: 430
  • ATOS: 2.4
  • Dewey: [E]

I'm Sure I Saw a Dinosaur

"One foggy, groggy morning by the salty, splashy sea, I'm sure I saw a dinosaur and I'm sure that he saw me." A dinosaur is coming ashore! Tell everyone you know! Gather at the beach to see… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: [E]

Odd Bird Out

Robert is different from all other ravens. He is a happy bird. But when he laughs and tells jokes, the other birds don’t like it at all. Nor do they like his colorful clothes and they hold… Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Lonely Beast

Have you heard of the Beasts? No? Well, I'm not surprised. Not many people have. That's because the Beasts are very rare. This is the tale of one Beast, the rarest of the rare, a Beast who… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: [E]

Warduff and the Corncob Caper

Warduff is a cat who loves naps and fish cakes. It's a tough job being a lazy, hungry cat, but somebody has to do it. One evening, his aftersnack snooze is disturbed by a call from… Read More →

  • Lexile: 410
  • ATOS: 2.7
  • Dewey: [E]

When I Woke Up I Was a Hippopotamus

"When I woke up I was a Hippopotamus! Yawning in the morning, I raised up my sleepy head, then took one look out of the window and got straight back into bed." A little boy transforms into… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: [E]