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Fall 2020

Misty Copeland: Principal Ballerina

From the Series Boss Lady Bios (Alternator Books ®)

Misty Copeland is an author, global volunteer, and principal ballerina. But her path to success was not a straight one. Discover how Copeland used perseverance and talent to achieve her dream. Read More →

  • Lexile: 940
  • Dewey: 792.802/8092 [B]
Fall 2020

Muhammad Ali: I Am the Greatest

From the Series Epic Sports Bios (Lerner ™ Sports)

Cassius Clay began boxing at age twelve to protect himself from bullies. He spent endless hours training and dreaming of becoming the heavyweight champion of the world. In 1964, his dream… Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.83092 [B]
Fall 2020

Muscles and Bones (A Repulsive Augmented Reality Experience)

From the Series The Gross Human Body in Action: Augmented Reality

Explore how your body works through interactive augmented reality experiences! Examine a full-color cutaway of a human bone, explore the different ways bones can break, and much more in… Read More →

  • Dewey: 611/.71
Fall 2020

Mysteries of Alien Life

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Space Mysteries

Scientists have sent messages into space hoping that aliens will find them. But we may have already received messages of our own! Young readers will learn about the fascinating mysteries… Read More →

  • Dewey: 576.8/39
Fall 2020

Mysteries of Black Holes

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Space Mysteries

Readers who are curious about space will be fascinated exploring what we know about black holes! See what astronomers have discovered already and learn about the mysteries we have yet to… Read More →

  • Dewey: 523.8/875
Fall 2020

Mysteries of Deep Space

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Space Mysteries

Could astronauts use wormholes to travel from galaxy to galaxy? Learn what scientists understand about the shape of outer space and see what and other deep space mysteries they are trying to solve. Read More →

  • Dewey: 520
Fall 2020

Mysteries of Mars

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Space Mysteries

Could there be life on Mars? Scientists are trying to answer this and many other questions about our next-door planetary neighbor. Introduce young readers to the fascinating scientific… Read More →

  • Dewey: 523.43
Fall 2020

Mysteries of Stars

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Space Mysteries

Stars decorate our sky every night, but we're still learning things about how they form and what they're made of. Dive into the many mysteries surrounding stars that scientists are investigating! Read More →

  • Dewey: 523.8
Fall 2020

Mysteries of the Moon

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Space Mysteries

There are many mysteries surrounding the moon. Where did it come from? And what could be hiding on its dark side? Take a look at the research scientists are doing to learn about the Earth's moon. Read More →

  • Dewey: 523.3
Fall 2020

NBA and WNBA Finals: Basketball's Biggest Playoffs

From the Series The Big Game (Lerner ™ Sports)

Follow the spectacular shots, thrilling comebacks, and monumental moments of basketball's most exciting games. Readers learn about the history and greatest players of the NBA (National… Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.323
Fall 2020

Pete Alonso

From the Series Sports All-Stars (Lerner ™ Sports)

New York Mets first baseman Pete Alonso hit it out of the park during his 2019 rookie season playing Major League Baseball (MLB). The slugger won the Home Run Derby and also hit the most… Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.357092 [B]
Fall 2020

Russell Wilson

From the Series Sports All-Stars (Lerner ™ Sports)

Russell Wilson is the all-star quarterback for the Seattle Seahawks. A six-time Pro Bowl pick, he has led the Seahawks to two Super Bowls and in April 2019 became the highest paid player in… Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.332092 [B]
Fall 2020

Sandy Koufax: Lefty Legend

From the Series Epic Sports Bios (Lerner ™ Sports)

Sandy Koufax went from dreaming of playing in the NBA to pitching perfect games for the Los Angeles Dodgers. Learn how the left-handed Koufax honed his throwing arm, brought the Dodgers a… Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.357092 [B]
Fall 2020

Serena Williams

From the Series Sports All-Stars (Lerner ™ Sports)

Tennis legend Serena Williams has been competing for more than 20 years and continues to dominate the court while inspiring young tennis fans around the world. Learn about her 23 singles… Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.342092 [B]
Fall 2020

Skin and Hair (A Sickening Augmented Reality Experience)

From the Series The Gross Human Body in Action: Augmented Reality

Explore how your body works through interactive augmented reality experiences! Blisters and nits. Fungus, pimples, and pus. Human skin and hair attract a host of bugs and problems. Through… Read More →

  • Dewey: 612.7/9
Fall 2020

The Ears and Nose (A Disgusting Augmented Reality Experience)

From the Series The Gross Human Body in Action: Augmented Reality

Explore how your body works through interactive augmented reality experiences! Examine sticky, stinky earwax and find out exactly what's going on in your nose when you smell something nasty… Read More →

  • Dewey: 612.8/5
Fall 2020

The Future of Cities

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Future Tech

With Earth's population growing and water levels rising, city engineers will have to fit more people on less land. Learn about rooftop farms, floating cities, and other technologies that may… Read More →

  • Dewey: 307.76
Fall 2020

The Future of Communication

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Future Tech

New technologies such as augmented reality, brain-computer interfaces, and lifelike robots will change the way humans interact with one another and their environment. Discover the ways people… Read More →

  • Dewey: 303.48/330112
Fall 2020

The Future of Entertainment

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Future Tech

Explore the future of fun! With virtual reality, augmented reality, holograms, and even digital smells, technology is already changing the world of entertainment. What other innovations will… Read More →

  • Dewey: 793
Fall 2020

The Future of Food

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Future Tech

As Earth's human population grows, scientists and farmers must find new ways to create more food with less space. Learn about the challenges farmers face, how the meat industry may change… Read More →

  • Dewey: 338.1/9
Fall 2020

The Future of Medicine

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Future Tech

Doctors and scientists work hard to find ways to keep people healthy. Discover the innovations in medical technology that will help them in the future, from watches that track your body's… Read More →

  • Dewey: 610
Fall 2020

The Future of Transportation

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Future Tech

The fossil fuels powering cars, trains, and planes are harming the environment, but scientists are creating innovative and clean transportation solutions. Explore the future of transportation… Read More →

  • Dewey: 388.01/12
Fall 2020

The Mouth (A Nauseating Augmented Reality Experience)

From the Series The Gross Human Body in Action: Augmented Reality

Explore how your body works through interactive augmented reality experiences! Your mouth is a battleground where saliva, amoebas, and bacteria wage war and die by the millions. Join the… Read More →

  • Dewey: 612.3/1
Fall 2020

The Stanley Cup Finals: Hockey's Greatest Tournament

From the Series The Big Game (Lerner ™ Sports)

Each season the two best teams in the NHL (National Hockey League) battle for hockey's biggest prize: the Stanley Cup. Follow the epic upsets, game-winning goals, and most amazing games from… Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.962/648