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Goal!: The Fire and Fury of Soccer's Greatest Moment

From the Series Spectacular Sports

What goal caused the most legendary celebration in soccer history? Who invented the bicycle kick? Who was the first player to score 1,000 goals? Get the full story on scoring goals in soccer… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • ATOS: 5.8
  • Dewey: 796.334'26

Jewish Comedy Stars: Classic to Cutting Edge

From vaudeville to viral comedy on the web, here are more than 40 short biographies of Jewish comedians who heavily influenced the entertainment industry in the twentieth and early… Read More →

  • Dewey: 792.702'80923924073

Michael Jackson: Ultimate Music Legend

From the Series Gateway Biographies

Michael Jackson's journey to fame began in 1966 at age eight, when he started singing with his brothers in the Jackson 5. In the early 1970s, he launched a solo career, accumulating a dozen… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • ATOS: 5.8
  • Dewey: 782.42166092

Seven Wonders of Architecture

From the Series Seven Wonders

In every age, science and technology have played an important role in advancing human civilization. From architecture to engineering, communication to transportation, humans have invented and… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.4
  • Dewey: 720

Seven Wonders of Communication

From the Series Seven Wonders

In every age, science and technology have played an important role in advancing human civilization. From architecture to engineering, communication to transportation, humans have invented and… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.6
  • Dewey: 621.382

Seven Wonders of Engineering

From the Series Seven Wonders

In every age, science and technology have played an important role in advancing human civilization. From architecture to engineering, communication to transportation, humans have invented and… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.6
  • Dewey: 624

Seven Wonders of Exploration Technology

From the Series Seven Wonders

In every age, science and technology have advanced human civilization. From architecture to engineering, medicine to transportation, humans have invented extraordinary wonders. Explorers long… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.9
  • Dewey: 500

Seven Wonders of Green Building Technology

From the Series Seven Wonders

In every age, science and technology have advanced human civilization. From architecture to engineering, medicine to transportation, humans have invented extraordinary wonders. People have… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.0
  • Dewey: 720'.47

Seven Wonders of Medicine

From the Series Seven Wonders

In every age, science and technology have advanced human civilization. From architecture to engineering, medicine to transportation, humans have invented extraordinary wonders. Over the… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.4
  • Dewey: 610

Seven Wonders of Transportation

From the Series Seven Wonders

In every age, science and technology have advanced human civilization. From architecture to engineering, medicine to transportation, humans have invented extraordinary wonders. Transportation… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.7
  • Dewey: 629.04

Sonia Sotomayor: First Hispanic U.S. Supreme Court Justice

From the Series Gateway Biographies

When President Barack Obama nominated Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court of the United States, the country celebrated. Not only would the Supreme Court welcome its third woman justice but… Read More →

  • Lexile: 940
  • ATOS: 6.4
  • Dewey: 347.73'2634

"Super-Hungry Mice Eat Onions" and Other Painless Tricks for Memorizing Geography Facts

From the Series Adventures in Memory ™

How in the world will you memorize everything you need to know for your next geography test? Brian P. Cleary can help! He’s made up acronyms, poems, riddles, songs, and more to help those… Read More →

  • Dewey: 910

Breathe: A Ghost Story

Jack is not a normal boy. He can talk to ghosts. In his new home, an aging farmhouse, he meets the Ghost Mother, a grief-stricken spirit who becomes very attached to him…too attached. He… Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • ATOS: 4.8
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Count Your Way through Brazil

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way, from one to ten, through Brazil, home of the Amazon rain forest and the exciting city of Rio de Janeiro, a land of music and dancing, and people of all races. Readers are… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.7
  • Dewey: 981

Count Your Way through Canada

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way, from one to ten, through Canada, land of the five-pointed maple leaf and two official languages. Readers learn to count in French in this fascinating look at Canada's history… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.3
  • Dewey: 971

Count Your Way through France

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way, from one to ten, through France, a land of glorious cathedrals and charming countryside, crepes and croissants, and hundreds of cheeses. Readers are introduced to France as… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.0
  • Dewey: 944

Count Your Way through Germany

From the Series Count Your Way

Well-known author Jim Haskins takes children on a journey of ethnic discovery as he counts his way, one to ten, through Germany. Readers learn about three famous German composers and six… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.6
  • Dewey: 943

Count Your Way through Greece

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way, from one to ten, through Greece, the birthplace of Aristotle and the Olympic Games, a land of ancient temples and modern cities. Readers are introduced to Greece as they learn… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.8
  • Dewey: 949.5

Count Your Way through Ireland

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way, from one to ten, through Ireland, a land of leprechauns and limericks, soda bread and mulligan stew. Readers are introduced to the Emerald Isle--both Northern Ireland and the… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.9
  • Dewey: 941.5

Count Your Way through Israel

From the Series Count Your Way

In this book, popular author Jim Haskins counts his way through Israel, from one to ten, in the Hebrew language--one of Israel's two official languages. Rick Hanson's airbrush and watercolor… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.3
  • Dewey: 956.94

Count Your Way through Italy

From the Series Count Your Way

Well-known author Jim Haskins takes children on a tour of cultural discovery as he counts his way, from one to ten, through Italy. Readers learn about the two mythological brothers who… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.9
  • Dewey: 945

Count Your Way through Korea

From the Series Count Your Way

With the Korean numbers one through ten, Jim Haskins introduces young readers to diverse aspects of Korean culture. Describing such things as one ancient building and eight food seasonings… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.4
  • Dewey: 951.9

Count Your Way through Russia

From the Series Count Your Way

If it takes four days to go halfway across the Soviet Union by train, imagine how long it would take on two snowshoes! In this fascinating look at Russian culture, Jim Haskins introduces… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.1
  • Dewey: 947

Count Your Way through the Arab World

From the Series Count Your Way

Arabic is spoken by nearly two hundred million people throughout the world. It is the official language in nineteen countries, and the co-official language in two other countries. From one… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.7
  • Dewey: 909'.0974927