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Many Kinds of Matter: A Look at Solids, Liquids, and Gases

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Exploring Physical Science

Ice cubes clink in a glass. Steam rises from a pot of boiling water. Solids, liquids, and gases are all around you. But what exactly are solids, liquids, and gases? And how do you tell them… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 530.4

How Big? How Heavy? How Dense?: A Look at Matter

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Exploring Physical Science

A light beach ball floats on the water. A heavy rock sinks in the mud. Matter is all around us. But what makes a beach ball different from a rock? And what properties do we use to compare… Read More →

  • Lexile: 450
  • Dewey: 530

Shattered Star

From the Series Surviving Southside

What's the price of fame? Cassie is the best singer in Southside High's Glee Club and dreams of being famous. She skips school to try out for a national talent competition. But her hopes sink… Read More →

  • Lexile: 390
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Benito Runs

From the Series Surviving Southside

Running away is the only option. Benito's father, Xavier, had been in Iraq for more than a year. When he returns, Benito's family life is not the same. Xavier suffers from PTSD—post-traumatic Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: [Fic]

All Charged Up: A Look at Electricity

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Exploring Physical Science

Lightning streaks across the sky. A lamp lights up a room. Electricity is all around you. But where does electricity come from? And how do we bring it into our homes? Read this book to find… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: 537

Bad Deal

From the Series Surviving Southside

It's not going to hurt anyone. Fish hates having to take ADHD medication. It helps him concentrate, but it also makes him feel weird. So when his crush, Ella, needs a boost to study for… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Recruited

From the Series Surviving Southside

He's destined for the NFL. Kadeem Jones is a star quarterback for Southside High. He is thrilled when college scouts seek him out. His visit to Teller College is amazing. College… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Beaten

From the Series Surviving Southside

Are they really the perfect couple? Paige, cheerleading captain at Southside High, and Ty, star running back, appear to be the perfect couple. But when they have their first fight, Ty… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Maltese Mummy: Book 2

From the Series Chicagoland Detective Agency

A friend has vanished, a mummy's amulet is missing, and there's a weirdo out there looking for human brains and hearts. The Chicagoland Detective Agency—run by Megan, Raf, and his talking dog… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: 741.5'973

I Love Him to Pieces: Book 1

From the Series My Boyfriend Is a Monster

Can love survive the zombie apocalypse? Maybe Dicey's first chance at a real relationship was dead from the start. She's the star of her high school baseball team, and Jack's the star of the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 260
  • ATOS: 2.4
  • Dewey: 741.5'973

Made for Each Other: Book 2

From the Series My Boyfriend Is a Monster

Tom Stone stepped into Seward High and into Maria McBride's life like a bolt of lightning. He's the perfect guy for Maria—nice, smart, and well-built. There's just one problem: his family… Read More →

  • Lexile: 340
  • ATOS: 2.4
  • Dewey: 741.5'973

The Daytona 500: The Thrill and Thunder of the Great American Race

From the Series Spectacular Sports

Who won the first Daytona 500? What do teams do to prepare their cars for 500 miles of hard, high-speed racing? Who gave the Daytona 500 the nickname the "Great American Race"? Learn all… Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
  • ATOS: 5.9
  • Dewey: 796.720975921

Elephant Talk: The Surprising Science of Elephant Communication

On a hot day in the African savannah, a group of elephants searches for food. While foraging they often lose sight of one another. Yet at the end of the day, in one coordinated movement, the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1220
  • ATOS: 8.8
  • Dewey: 599.67'4159

Seasons

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Discovering Nature's Cycles

Winter, spring, summer, and fall—the seasons are one of natures most familiar cycles. But why does the weather change? Learn why weather patterns change over the seasons. Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • Dewey: 508.2

Hibernation

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Discovering Nature's Cycles

Hibernation is a cycle that some animals go through every year. Most people know that bears hibernate. But why do they hibernate? And what other animals hibernate? Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • Dewey: 591.56'5

Migration

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Discovering Nature's Cycles

What does it mean to migrate? Discover which animals migrate and why they migrate through detailed photographs and simple text. Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • Dewey: 591.56'8

Alien Contact

From the Series Alien Agent

Most humans know that scientists are combing outer space for evidence of intelligent life in the universe. And most aliens know that the Galactic Union has been diligently jamming those… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • ATOS: 5.0
  • Dewey: [Fic]

What Holds Us to Earth?: A Look at Gravity

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Exploring Physical Science

A ball drops to the ground. Leaves fall from a tree. Gravity is at work all around you. But what exactly is gravity? And how does it affect different objects? Read this book to find out!… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • Dewey: 531'.14

Earth's Water Cycle

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Discovering Nature's Cycles

From lakes, to clouds, to rain that falls back to Earth—discover how water changes through various processes to form the water cycle. Read More →

  • Lexile: 450
  • Dewey: 551.48

What Is Smell?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Your Amazing Senses

The sweet smell of roses. The rotten smell of garbage. Your nose lets you smell these scents and more. But how does your nose work? And how does your sense of smell help you? Read this book… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: 612.8'6

A-B-A-B-A—a Book of Pattern Play

From the Series Math Is CATegorical ®

In this playful look at patterns, Brian P. Cleary and Brian Gable provide many examples of repeating sequences of shapes, colors, objects, and more. The comical cats of the wildly popular… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • Dewey: 003'.52

The Night Sky

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Discovering Nature's Cycles

Every month a cycle happens in the sky. Read about the patterns of the moon and how it changes throughout each month. Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • Dewey: 523.3

Many Ways to Move: A Look at Motion

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Exploring Physical Science

An airplane soars through the sky. A wind gust blows through the leaves. Objects are in motion all around you. But what makes objects move? And what are some different ways that objects move?… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • Dewey: 531'.11

Unthinkable

From the Series Night Fall ™

Omar Phillips is Bridgewater High's favorite local teen author. His Facebook fans can't wait for his next horror story. But lately Omar's imagination has turned against him. Horrifying… Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: [Fic]