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Fall 2020

The Summer Olympics: World's Best Athletic Competition

From the Series The Big Game (Lerner ™ Sports)

Explore the excitement of the Summer Olympics through stories of the greatest gold-medal moments in the history of the event, from Nadia Comaneci's perfect 10.0 gymnastics score to barefoot… Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.48
Fall 2020

The Super Bowl: Football's Game of the Year

From the Series The Big Game (Lerner ™ Sports)

At the end of every season, football fans watch the Super Bowl to see the top teams in the NFL (National Football League) battle for the Vince Lombardi Trophy. The biggest game of the year… Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.332/648
Fall 2020

The Unofficial Guide to Minecraft Creative Mode

From the Series My Minecraft (Alternator Books ®)

Flying around and building without having to worry about zombie mobs? It's all fun and games when you play Minecraft in Creative mode! Fun tips, STEM content, and a fun coding feature will… Read More →

Fall 2020

The Unofficial Guide to Minecraft Enchantments

From the Series My Minecraft (Alternator Books ®)

Enchanted tools, weapons, and armor in the hit game Minecraft make playing more fun. Learn how to create them in this overview. Sidebars highlight elements of game play related to STEM and… Read More →

  • Dewey: 327.12
Fall 2020

The Unofficial Guide to Minecraft Maps

From the Series My Minecraft (Alternator Books ®)

Explore the ins and outs of making and using maps in the super popular game Minecraft. Tips and tricks help game-lovers master the craft while sidebars that highlight STEM and coding round… Read More →

  • Dewey: 794.8
Fall 2020

The Unofficial Guide to Minecraft Redstone

From the Series My Minecraft (Alternator Books ®)

Discover the different uses for redstone ore in the hit game Minecraft. Readers will learn all kinds of tips and tricks! STEM sidebars connect game play to real-world applications. Read More →

  • Dewey: 794.8
Fall 2020

The World Cup: Soccer's Greatest Tournament

From the Series The Big Game (Lerner ™ Sports)

Get an inside look at the men's and women's soccer World Cup. Explore the phenomenal performances, jaw-dropping goals, and biggest celebrations that have made the World Cup the most popular… Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.334/668
Fall 2020

The World Series: Baseball's Fall Classic

From the Series The Big Game (Lerner ™ Sports)

From the greatest pitching performances to the thrilling extra-inning wins of the MLB (Major League Baseball) World Series, discover the history of the most-watched games in baseball. Plus… Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.357/646
Fall 2020

Tiger Woods: Major Winner

From the Series Epic Sports Bios (Lerner ™ Sports)

Tiger Woods became a famous golfer when he was two. As an adult, he's won 81 PGA Tour events and 15 major tournaments (and counting). Read about one of the world's most recognizable athletes. Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.352092 [B]
Fall 2020

Wilma Rudolph: Running for Gold

From the Series Epic Sports Bios (Lerner ™ Sports)

Sprinter Wilma Rudolph's life was defined by epic triumphs on and off the track. As a child, Rudolph suffered from polio, but later became the first US woman to win three gold medals in track… Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.42092 [B]
Fall 2020

Zion Williamson

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

After one breakout season playing college basketball at Duke, Zion Williamson was drafted into the NBA (National Basketball League) by the New Orleans Pelicans. Learn about one of the NBA's… Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.323092 [B]
Fall 2020

50 Animals That Have Been to Space

From the Series Beginner's Guide to Space

Since the early days of flight, animals have helped researchers learn how to survive in the sky, and their role continues as humanity voyages into outer space. In 1783, a rooster, a duck, and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1110
Fall 2020

Ace of Hearts

From the Series Lorimer Real Love

Everyone around Alvin seems to be obsessed with one thing—sex. Alvin finds it uncomfortable to think and talk about it and he knows he isn't ready. His friends, however, think that all Alvin… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

Behind the Scenes with Marsai Martin

From the Series Teen Strong

At age five, Marsai Martin started acting in commercials. Before long, she earned a role on the TV show Black-ish, which has earned her awards and national attention. The next steps were to… Read More →

Fall 2020

Biohackers

From the Series STEM Body

A woman waves her hand and her car roars to life. She touches her unadorned ear to take a call in the car as she drives to a cryotherapy parlor. She is a biohacker. What other technologies… Read More →

Fall 2020

Bionic Bodies

From the Series STEM Body

The first prosthetic limb was discovered in an Egyptian tomb. This simple technology allowed an amputee to walk again. Over 2,000 years, advances in materials, science, medicine, and computer… Read More →

Fall 2020

Cloning Humans

From the Series STEM Body

What makes a person who they are? This is one of the fundamental questions of human life. Scientists of the 21st century have made rapid advances in cloning and editing human DNA and cells… Read More →

Fall 2020

Cretaceous Dinosaurs

From the Series In Focus: Dinosaurs

From velociraptor to triceratops, this book reveals amazing facts about the dinosaurs and other amazing reptiles who ruled the planet for 150 million years. With amazing images and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
Fall 2020

Dawn of the Dinosaurs

From the Series In Focus: Dinosaurs

From paramammals to dimetrodon, this book reveals amazing facts about the creatures that existed before the very first dinosaurs arrived. With amazing images and jaw-dropping facts, learn all… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
Fall 2020

Easy Out

From the Series Lorimer Sports Stories

Westlock is a small town with a long baseball history. But registrations are down, and there are only enough kids in town to fill one team. So Mo Montpetit's team is entered into the Baseball… Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

Fashion Rules!: A Closer Look at Clothing in the Middle Ages

During the Middle Ages, your position in life was based on birth. This position would follow you throughout your life. To make it easy for others to know your social class, rules about what… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

Fighting Climate Change with Greta Thunberg

From the Series Teen Strong

When Greta Thunberg learned about climate change, she was deeply troubled. The young woman then took action. Through protests and outspoken speeches, she has taken the world by storm… Read More →

Fall 2020

How Dinosaurs Lived

From the Series In Focus: Dinosaurs

From paramammals to dimetrodon, this book reveals amazing facts about the creatures that existed before the very first dinosaurs arrived. With amazing images and jaw-dropping facts, learn all… Read More →

  • Lexile: 920
Fall 2020

In the Running with Ntando Mahlangu

From the Series Teen Strong

Ntando Mahlangu was born with a condition that prevented his legs from developing. At age 10, both legs were amputated. Later, Ntando worked with an organization that outfitted him with… Read More →