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Fall 2018

Discover Jupiter

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Discover Planets

With up-to-date scientific information on scientists' latest discoveries and a focus on STEM, this engaging title shows readers what we already know about Jupiter and what scientists hope to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • Dewey: 523.45
Fall 2018

Discover Mars

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Discover Planets

Vivid photos and up-to-date information teach readers about Mars, including details on climate and geography, how scientists have explored the planet, and what they hope to find out about… Read More →

  • Lexile: 870
  • Dewey: 523.43
Fall 2018

Discover Mercury

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Discover Planets

Young readers will explore Mercury and learn what scientists hope to discover about it in the future. Engaging text discussing up-to-date scientific information paired with photos from NASA… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • Dewey: 523.41
Fall 2018

Discover Neptune

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Discover Planets

How have scientists explored Neptune? What do they hope to discover about the planet in the future? Through vibrant photos and STEM highlights on geography, climate, and more, readers will… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • Dewey: 523.48
Fall 2018

Discover Saturn

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Discover Planets

Informative text filled with STEM highlights teaches readers about Saturn, including recent discoveries made by the Cassini spacecraft and information about how scientists' ideas about the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • Dewey: 523.46
Fall 2018

Discover Uranus

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Discover Planets

Read about scientists' recent discoveries about Uranus and what they hope to find out about the planet in the future. Up-to-date information and a focus on STEM will keep readers engaged and informed. Read More →

  • Lexile: 920
  • Dewey: 523.47
Fall 2018

Discover Venus

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Discover Planets

Up-to-date scientific information will engage readers as they learn about Venus. With a focus on STEM and new discoveries, this informative text examines the planet Venus and discusses what… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • Dewey: 523.42
Fall 2018

Eavesdropping on Elephants: How Listening Helps Conservation

Can understanding how forest elephants communicate help scientists find ways to protect this vulnerable species? Researcher Katy Pane and others involved with Cornell University's Elephant… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1080
  • ATOS: 7.0
  • Dewey: 599.67/4
Fall 2018

Jane Austen: Her Heart Did Whisper

In a time of formal dances, courtyard courtships, and strict ideas about a woman's role in the world, Jane Austen looked at the England around her and created unforgettable art. Before she… Read More →

  • Lexile: 250
  • Dewey: 823/.7 [B]
Fall 2018

Light the Menorah!: A Hanukkah Handbook

In this Hanukkah manual for the contemporary Jewish family, holiday history, rituals, activities, songs, and recipes provide tools for creating meaningful family moments in the light of the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 920
  • Dewey: 296.4/35
Fall 2018

My Beijing: Four Stories of Everyday Wonder

A 2019 Batchelder Honor Book Yu'er and her grandpa live in a small neighborhood in Beijing—and it's full of big personalities. There's a story around every corner, and each day has a hint of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 240
  • ATOS: 2.4
  • Dewey: 741.5/973
Fall 2018

The Epic Origin of Super Potato: Book 1

From the Series Super Potato

Super Max has it all. He's a superhero with a flashy uniform and a great head of hair. Sure, sometimes the evil Dr. Malevolent pops up to cause trouble. But Super Max has defeated the villain… Read More →

  • Lexile: 250
  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: 741.5/973
Fall 2018

The Ghostly Carousel: Delightfully Frightful Poems

A zombie family reunion, a "Jekyll lantern," a giggling undertaker, a telekinetic warlock . . . are you scared yet? Sure to induce shrieks and giggles in equal measure, Calef Brown's poems… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760
  • ATOS: 4.8
  • Dewey: 811/.54
Fall 2018

The Great Rhino Rescue: Saving the Southern White Rhinos

From the Series Sandra Markle's Science Discoveries

Southern white rhinos are in trouble. For years, a rumor has been spreading that their horns can be used to cure cancer, and poachers have been targeting these gentle creatures. Sandra Markle… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1080
  • ATOS: 6.6
  • Dewey: 599.66/80968
Fall 2018

Detective Gordon: A Case for Buffy

From the Series Detective Gordon

The final story in this big-hearted series takes on the most important case ever investigated in Detective Gordon's forest—where is Buffy's mother? Gordon faces his old nemesis, the fox, in… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2018

Esquivel!: Space-Age Sound Artist

From the Series Live Oak Media eReadalong

Juan Garcia Esquivel was born in Mexico and grew up to the sounds of mariachi bands. He loved music and became a musical explorer. Defying convention, he created music that made people laugh… Read More →

Fall 2018

Queen Panda Can't Sleep

Queen Panda hasn't been able to sleep for days. Her subjects are worried and exhausted from serving her day and night. Something must be done! 
As news spreads throughout the kingdom that a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760
  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2018

Ride or Die

From the Series Lorimer SideStreets

When 15-year-old Kanika falls for Danny, an older guy she has always had a crush on, she becomes his "ride or die chick". Soon after establishing that she will do anything for him, Danny… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
Fall 2018

Saving Grad

From the Series Lorimer SideStreets

Vienna, a mixed-race teen and her mother experience racism and domestic violence while living with her stepfather. They try to escape the situation by moving to a big city where they begin to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
Fall 2018

The Visitor

Elise was frightened—of spiders, people, even trees. So she never went out, night or day. One day a strange thing flies in through the window and lands at her feet. And then there comes a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 470
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2018

Trombone Shorty

From the Series Live Oak Media eReadalong

The stunning story and exquisite illustrations in this Caldecott Honor and Coretta Scott King Award–winning book can now be savored along with Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews reading the words… Read More →

Blink

When Josh was four, a little girl named Rachel was kidnapped and never found. Twelve years later, Chatham Clairborne appears, apparently on the hunt for her runaway sister. But Josh suspects… Read More →

  • Lexile: 700
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Irving Berlin: The Immigrant Boy Who Made America Sing

Irving Berlin came to the United States as a refugee from Tsarist Russia, escaping a pogrom that destroyed his village. Growing up on the streets of the lower East Side, the rhythms of jazz… Read More →

  • Dewey: 782.42164092

All Out of Pretty

Andrea knows what it's like to be pretty. Thanks to her gorgeous, drug-addicted mother, she also knows where pretty can lead... At 16, Andrea is yanked from the safety of her Gram's home and… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]