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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

The World Needs Beautiful Things

Young Bezalel is different from the other Israelite slaves in Egypt. He loves to collect stones, bugs, bits of string—these all seem beautiful to him. He keeps everything in his Beautiful… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: [E]

Where's the Potty on This Ark?

Uh-oh! The animals need to go. Not just on a journey on Noah's Ark, but to the potty, too! Noah's wife, Naamah, helps each animal—owl, giraffe, monkey, raccoon, and even elephant—go potty… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • Dewey: [E]

Who's Got the Etrog?

Auntie Sanyu builds a sukkah in her Ugandan garden. Curious wildlife—the Warthog, the Lion, the Giraffe, the Elephant, and other animals—come to celebrate the Sukkot holiday. They all want to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • Dewey: [E]

Why We Eat Dairy

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Nutrition Matters

Calcium in dairy helps us grow strong bones and teeth! Dairy products such as milk, cheese, and yogurt are part of a well-balanced diet. Carefully leveled text and colorful photographs help… Read More →

  • Lexile: 400
  • ATOS: 1.8
  • Dewey: 613.2/8

Why We Eat Fruits

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Nutrition Matters

From apples and grapes to pears and bananas, learn about the wonderful things fruits can do for your body! Carefully leveled text and colorful photographs teach early readers about nutrition… Read More →

  • Lexile: 430
  • ATOS: 1.7
  • Dewey: 613.2/8

Why We Eat Grains

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Nutrition Matters

Grains contain fiber and vitamins for a healthy body! Wheat, oats, rice, and other grains are part of a balanced diet. Carefully leveled text and colorful photographs teach early readers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 400
  • ATOS: 1.8
  • Dewey: 613.2/8

Why We Eat Protein

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Nutrition Matters

Meat, poultry, seafood, nuts and eggs too, learn about the amazing things protein can do! Our bodies need protein to give us energy and make our muscles strong. Carefully leveled text and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 420
  • ATOS: 1.8
  • Dewey: 613.2/82

Why We Eat Vegetables

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Nutrition Matters

Learn about the wonderful things vegetables can do for your body! Veggies such as carrots, peas, corn, and broccoli are important for a balanced diet. Carefully leveled text and colorful… Read More →

  • Lexile: 390
  • ATOS: 1.9
  • Dewey: 613.2/8

The Spy Who Played Baseball

Moe Berg is not a typical baseball player. He's Jewish—very unusual for the major leagues in the 1930s—has a law degree, speaks several languages, and loves traveling the world. He also… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • Dewey: 796.357092 [B]

A Heart Just Like My Mother's

Shy Anna doesn't think she is anything like her outgoing, funny, clever mother. One day Anna sees a hungry man on the street and decides to find a way to help. When she uses her tzedakah… Read More →

  • Lexile: 630
  • Dewey: [E]

A Queen in Jerusalem

In Jerusalem, in the early 20th century, a little girl named Malka—"queen" in Hebrew—dreams of dressing up as Queen Esther. It is the festival of Purim, and all the kids are looking forward… Read More →

  • Lexile: 660
  • Dewey: [E]

Astronaut and Physicist Sally Ride

From the Series STEM Trailblazer Bios

Have you ever dreamed of going to outer space? When Sally Ride was a little girl, she watched on TV as astronaut John Glenn launched into space. Twenty years later, she became the first… Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
  • ATOS: 5.6
  • Dewey: 629.45/0092 [B]

Attack on Pearl Harbor

From the Series Heroes of World War II (Alternator Books ® )

Early on the morning of December 7, 1941, Japanese aircraft and ships attacked the US military base at Pearl Harbor in Oahu, Hawaii. Following the attack, the United States would officially… Read More →

  • Lexile: 940
  • ATOS: 5.9
  • Dewey: 940.54/26693

Behind the Screen

From the Series Mason Falls Mysteries

Hannah's sister, Alexis, has been acting different lately. For one thing, she's constantly on her phone when she never used to care that much about it. But after Hannah discovers that Alexis… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Can I Touch Your Hair?: Poems of Race, Mistakes, and Friendship

Two poets, one white and one black, explore race and childhood in this must-have collection tailored to provoke thought and conversation. How can Irene and Charles work together on their… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.6
  • Dewey: 811/.6

Can You Hear a Coo, Coo?

Was that noise a roar, roar? Lions! Shake the floor, floor. Animals board Noah's Ark two-by-two, heralding their arrival with sounds both ferocious and gentle. Introduce young readers to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 430
  • Dewey: [E]

Crayola ® Art of Color

From the Series Crayola ® Colorology ™

Shiny gold, bright yellow, soft green, and dark blue—artists use many different colors to create beautiful paintings. What do the colors mean? How do they make you feel? What stories do… Read More →

  • Lexile: 430
  • ATOS: 1.9
  • Dewey: 752

Crayola ® Color in Culture

From the Series Crayola ® Colorology ™

We can see colors all around the world! People everywhere use colors to decorate and to celebrate. Some colors even have special meanings. Encourage readers to explore the colors of the world… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • ATOS: 2.4
  • Dewey: 535.6

Crayola ® Color in Nature

From the Series Crayola ® Colorology ™

Bright blue, bold red, and pure white—plants and animals use many colors to help them survive. Sometimes they need to hide, and sometimes they need to stand out. Encourage readers to notice… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 2.3
  • Dewey: 591.47/2

Crayola ® Science of Color

From the Series Crayola ® Colorology ™

The world is full of color—but what exactly is color? Where does it come from, and why can we see so many different colors? Learn all about light and color. Science colors your world!… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 1.9
  • Dewey: 535.6

D-Day Invasion

From the Series Heroes of World War II (Alternator Books ® )

On June 6, 1944, Allied bombers flew overhead as a huge naval fleet landed on the beaches of Normandy, France. Under a hail of gunfire, thousands of Allied troops fought their way onto the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 900
  • ATOS: 5.4
  • Dewey: 940.54/21421

Ezekiel Elliott

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

Ezekiel Elliott—the star running back for the Dallas Cowboys—spent his 2016 rookie season running past, and sometimes over, his opponents. He led the National Football League (NFL) in rushing… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • ATOS: 4.8
  • Dewey: 796.332092 [B]

Japanese American Internment Camps

From the Series Heroes of World War II (Alternator Books ® )

During World War II, the United States was battling Japan. In 1942 the president of the United States signed an executive order, forcing more than one hundred thousand Japanese Americans to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
  • ATOS: 5.5
  • Dewey: 940.53/1773089956