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The Steel Pan Man of Harlem

Once upon a time in the city of Harlem, there was a terrible problem. Rats had taken over the city. They were everywhere―subways, restaurants, even people’s homes! The mayor didn’t know what… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: [E]

When I First Held You: A Lullaby from Israel

This vibrant picture book is a lyrical lullaby capturing the instant bond between children and parents at the moment of birth. Filled with evocative art, When I First Held You will become a… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]

Why the Crab Has No Head

Nzambi Mpungu, creator of the earth and sky, has spent a long hard day making the Elephant. By nightfall, Nzambi still hasn't finished her next creation, the Crab, and she tells the little… Read More →

  • Lexile: 690
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 398.2

Zvuvi's Israel

Can you find Zvuvi the fly? He is hiding! With clever text and colorful pictures, Zvuvi takes readers on a tour of Israel, buzzing through the modern cities, ancient ruins, and nature… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: [E]

Elmer's Special Day

From the Series Elmer

Elmer, the patchwork elephant, has been a favorite of children around the world since the first book debuted in 1989. Elmer's Special Day is the latest book in this classic series. It's… Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: [E]

Flabby Cat and Slobby Dog

Flabby Cat and Slobby Dog are very lazy. They sit on the couch watching TV for days and days and days. They eat and eat and eat. They sleep and sleep and sleep. And when they wake up, they… Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: [E]

Howard B. Wigglebottom Learns About Mud and Rainbows

From the Series Howard B. Wigglebottom

Howard learns he can't fix everything, but he can change the way he thinks and feels about things. A simple version of the Serenity Prayer. Tips and lessons included. Resources/support:… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 2.5
  • Dewey: [E]

Millie's Marvellous Hat

Millie loves hats, but she can't afford to buy any of the beautiful ones in the hat shop. But the shopkeeper has an idea. He produces a box containing an amazing hat with the most perfect… Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: [E]

Jackson and Bud's Bumpy Ride: America's First Cross-Country Automobile Trip

Dr. Horatio Jackson wasn’t necessarily a betting man. But in 1903, he overheard a stranger saying that it was just not possible to drive across the United States in one of those unreliable… Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: 917.3

Monkey with a Tool Belt and the Noisy Problem

From the Series Monkey with a Tool Belt

Chico Bon Bon has a problem . . . a noisy problem. He wants to fix it. BUT HE CAN'T FIND IT! What's a monkey to do? Use his tools, of course. With his tool belt, Chico can do anything! Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: [E]

Nachshon, Who Was Afraid to Swim: A Passover Story

For generations Nachshon’s family has been enslaved by the Egyptian Pharaoh. Nachshon is afraid it will be his destiny too. Then Moses confronts the fearsome Pharaoh, and Nachshon’s dream of… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]

Sammy Spider's First Day of School

Sammy Spider thinks he’s picked the perfect day to hitch a ride to Josh’s preschool. The class is learning about kindness to animals! But what happens when the little spider is discovered in… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: [E]

Think Happy!

Feeling sad? Think happy! You can cheer yourself up in lots of ways. Try being friendly to someone in need of a friend. Do something you think is fun, like riding a bike or putting on a show… Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • Dewey: 646.7083

Engineer Ari and the Rosh Hashanah Ride

A Rosh Hashanah story based on the first historic train ride from Jaffa to Jerusalem in 1892, shortening the journey between the two cities from 3 days to 3 hours. Engineer Ari's train is… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: [E]

Hush Harbor: Praying in Secret

In the early nineteenth century, enslaved Africans are not allowed to gather together in groups. For Simmy and his family, that means they must worship in secret. If they are caught, the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • ATOS: 4.7
  • Dewey: [E]

I Know an Old Teacher

Meet Miss Bindley—an ordinary teacher with an unusual appetite. Miss Bindley doesn’t eat the usual fare like tuna melts and meatloaf. Instead, when her stomach grumbles, it’s the class pets… Read More →

  • Lexile: 370
  • ATOS: 2.4
  • Dewey: [E]

Jodie's Hanukkah Dig

When Jodie begs her dad to take her on an archaeological dig, he agrees to take her to Modi’in, the ancient home of the Maccabees. And when she volunteers to explore an underground cave, she… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: [E]

Late for School!

Oh no! Mr. Bungles has overslept and he’s going to be late for school. Teachers aren’t supposed to be late! Poor Mr. Bungles tries rushing off in his car, the train, and even a hot air… Read More →

  • Lexile: 390
  • ATOS: 1.1
  • Dewey: [E]

Rebecca's Journey Home

A Jewish family adopts a baby from Vietnam and her new brothers eagerly await her homecoming. Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: [E]

The Princess and the Ziz

Called on to watch over King Solomon's daughter, the Ziz takes Magda on a joyful trip around the world. But when she falls in love with a handsome young man, the Ziz's jealousy gets the giant… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]

The Wedding That Saved a Town

When Ziske's klezmer band is invited to play at a wedding in Pinsk, they arrive to discover many of the people in the town very sick. But tradition says that if two orphans get married in a… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: [E]

Used Any Numbers Lately?

Have you used any numbers this week? You might be trying to remember when you last did a math problem—but think again! Have you made a phone call? Have you written someone’s address? Have you… Read More →

  • Dewey: 513

Howard B. Wigglebottom Learns About Bullies

From the Series Howard B. Wigglebottom

Howard was being bullied and chose different strategies, which failed. He told the teacher, and she helped him feel safe. Tips/Lessons included. Reviews/support resources: www.wedolisten.org. Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: [E]

Howard B. Wigglebottom Learns to Listen

From the Series Howard B. Wigglebottom

Howard gets into lots of trouble for not listening. When he listens better, his life gets better. Tips, lessons and a poster are included. Reviews and supports resources: www.wedolisten.org. Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • ATOS: 2.2
  • Dewey: [E]