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Fall 2019

Cassandra Steps Out: Book 1

From the Series Cassandra: Animal Psychic

Cassandra has a gift. Animals can show her what they're thinking. And she's done keeping her talent a secret. In the first volume of the Cassandra: Animal Psychic series, Cassandra sets out… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: 741.5/944
Fall 2019

More Than a Game: Race, Gender, and Politics in Sports

Sports has never been only about what takes place on the playing field. Author and sports fan Matt Doeden explores past and current controversies including black boxer Jack Johnson's fight… Read More →

  • Lexile: 980
  • ATOS: 6.9
  • Dewey: 306.4/83
Fall 2019

Stage Dreams

In this rollicking queer western adventure, acclaimed cartoonist Melanie Gillman (Stonewall Award Honor Book As the Crow Flies) puts readers in the saddle alongside Flor and Grace, a Latinx… Read More →

  • Lexile: 690
  • Dewey: 741.5/973
Fall 2019

Thanku: Poems of Gratitude

This poetry anthology, edited by Miranda Paul, explores a wide range of ways to be grateful (from gratitude for a puppy to gratitude for family to gratitude for the sky) with poems by a… Read More →

  • Dewey: 811/.60809282
Fall 2019

The Dozier School for Boys: Forensics, Survivors, and a Painful Past

Some true crimes reveal themselves in bits and pieces over time. One such case is the Florida School for Boys, a.k.a. the Dozier School, a place where—rather than reforming the children in… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1090
  • Dewey: 365/.975993
Fall 2019

The Truth Is

Named one of the best YA Latinx books of 2019 by Remezcla and HipLatina. A Bustle Book Club Selection A powerful exploration of love, identity, and self-worth through the eyes of a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2019

Idriss and His Marble

When war threatens their home, Idriss and his mother must flee. He clutches his lucky charm—a single marble—throughout their journey, walking over hazardous terrain, crawling under barbed… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2019

Lantana Global Picture Books Fall 2019 New Releases — Trade Hardcover Set

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Lantana Global Picture Books open up the world to young readers. These modern fables represent the best of contemporary writing, created by prize-winning authors and illustrators from around… Read More →

  • Trade Hardcover
  • List Price: $89.95
  • Temporarily out of stock
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Fall 2019

Old Man of the Sea

Every Sunday, Grandpa waited for me in his room, and I took my place at the foot of the bed. There were days when Grandpa wanted to talk, and days when we sat in silence. Then one day… Read More →

  • Lexile: 660
  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2019

Oscar Seeks a Friend

What if you could turn the world the other way around and take a peek at what's on the other side? Perhaps you'll find something you never expected. Such as friendship. The sad little… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2019

RHCB Nonfiction Picture Books — Library Bound Set

Set

Learn about remarkable historical figures and timely social topics with this nonfiction picture book collection. Explore today's issues through the stories of Thurgood Marshall, Tyrus Wong… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $125.94
  • Your Price: $113.35
  • 6 titles
Fall 2019

The Pirate Tree

The gnarled tree on the hill sometimes turns into a pirate ship. A rope serves as an anchor, a sheet as a sail, and Sam is its fearless captain. But one day another sailor approaches, and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 2.6
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2019

Thurgood

Thurgood Marshall—the first black justice on the Supreme Court and a giant of the civil rights movement—jumps to life in this inspiring picture-book biography from an award-winning author and… Read More →

Fall 2019

The American Dream?: A Journey on Route 66 Discovering Dinosaur Statues, Muffler Men, and the Perfect Breakfast Burrito

As a child growing up in Malaysia, Shing Yin Khor had two very different ideas of what "America" meant. The first looked a lot like Hollywood, full of beautiful people, sunlight, and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 970
  • Dewey: 917.804/34
Fall 2019

Colin Kaepernick: From Free Agent to Change Agent

From the Series Gateway Biographies

Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick drew positive and negative attention for kneeling during the national anthem to protest police violence against minorities in 2016. Two years later, he… Read More →

  • Lexile: 900
  • ATOS: 6.2
  • Dewey: 796.332092 [B]
Fall 2019

Dalai Lama: A Leader in Exile

From the Series Gateway Biographies

Forced into exile in India after Tibet's attempted revolt against occupying Chinese forces, the Dalai Lama launched a nonviolent campaign against the occupation that earned him a Nobel Peace… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • ATOS: 6.0
  • Dewey: 294.3/923092 [B]
Fall 2019

Disney Learning Discovery Books Fall 2019 New Releases — Library Bound Set

From the Series Disney Learning Discovery Books

Set

Some things seem like magic—until we find the science behind them. Favorite Disney and Pixar characters bring STEAM to life. Engaging nonfiction text delivers the facts for report writers… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $127.96
  • Your Price: $95.97
  • 4 titles
Fall 2019

Explore China: A Mulan Discovery Book

From the Series Disney Learning Discovery Books

Welcome to ancient China! Join Mulan, her family, and friends as you explore the history and culture of this great civilization. How long is the Great Wall of China? What amazing… Read More →

  • Lexile: 870
  • ATOS: 5.9
  • Dewey: 951
Fall 2019

Explore Mexico: A Coco Discovery Book

From the Series Disney Learning Discovery Books

Learn about the history and culture of Mexico with Miguel, Dante, Hector, and the rest of your favorite characters from Coco. Clear nonfiction text presents Mexico's geography, music, art… Read More →

  • Lexile: 950
  • ATOS: 6.1
  • Dewey: 972
Fall 2019

Francesco Tirelli's Ice Cream Shop

Francesco Tirelli loved to eat gelato from his uncle's cart. So when he moves from Italy to Hungary, Francesco decides to open his own ice cream store. There young Peter learns to love ice… Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2019

Gateway Biographies Fall 2019 New Releases — Library Bound Set

From the Series Gateway Biographies

Set

Discover the human side of key newsworthy and historical figures. Each biography in this easy-reading series is peppered with quotes and childhood stories, accounts of successes and failures… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $127.96
  • Your Price: $95.97
  • 4 titles
Fall 2019

Lin-Manuel Miranda: Revolutionary Playwright, Composer, and Actor

From the Series Gateway Biographies

Playwright and Broadway star Lin-Manuel Miranda is best known as the mind behind the smash-hit musical Hamilton. This title explores Hamilton and Miranda's other works, as well as his life off-stage. Read More →

  • Lexile: 1010
  • ATOS: 6.3
  • Dewey: 792.02/8092 [B]
Fall 2019

The Key from Spain: Flory Jagoda and Her Music

When Flory's ancestors are forced to leave Spain during the time of the Spanish Inquisition, they take with them their two most precious possessions—the key to their old house and the Ladino… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • ATOS: 4.6
  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2019

RHCB Fiction Picture Books — Library Bound Set

Set

Liven up your bookshelf with memorable picture books on everything from zoos to orchestras. Readers will delight in quirky characters like Elbow Grease the monster truck and Grumpy Monkey. Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $187.91
  • Your Price: $169.12
  • 9 titles