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It's Windy Today

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — What's the Weather Like?

Wind is moving air. Sometimes it blows softly. Sometimes it whips and whooshes. Wind pushes waves in the ocean. It rustles the leaves and makes flags flap. What happens when the weather is… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • Dewey: 551.51'8

Let's Look at Snails

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Animal Close-Ups

What animal hides in a shell, has a soft body, and can leave a slimy trail behind it when it moves? Snails! But do you know where snails live? Or what they like to eat? Read this book to find… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: 594'.3

Let's Look at Bats

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Animal Close-Ups

What animal flies, has sharp claws, and hangs upside down to rest? Bats! But do you know what bats do at night? Or how they find food? Read this book to find out! Learn all about different… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 2.5
  • Dewey: 599.4

Let's Look at Iguanas

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Animal Close-Ups

What animal has sharp claws, scaly skin, and likes to bask in the sun? Iguanas! But do you know what iguanas eat? Or how they protect themselves from enemies? Read this book to find out!… Read More →

  • Lexile: 470
  • ATOS: 2.7
  • Dewey: 597.95'421754

What Is Hearing?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Your Amazing Senses

A fire alarm’s wail. A cat’s quiet purr Your ears let you hear all kinds of sounds, both loud and soft. But how do your ears work? And how does your sense of hearing help you? Read this book… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: 612.8'5

What Is Taste?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Your Amazing Senses

Salty popcorn. Sweet watermelon. Your tongue lets you taste these things and more. But how does your sense of taste work? And how does it help you? Read this book to find out! Learn all about… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • Dewey: 612.8'7

What Is Touch?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Your Amazing Senses

A furry dog. A scaly lizard. Your sense of touch lets you feel these things and more. But how does your sense of touch work? And how does it help you? Read this book to find out! Learn all… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • Dewey: 612.8'8

What Is Sight?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Your Amazing Senses

A green frog. An orange Popsicle. A flashing “walk” sign. Your eyes let you see everything around you. But how do your eyes work? And how does your sense of sight help you? Read this book to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • Dewey: 612.8'4

Windows, Rings, and Grapes — a Look at Different Shapes

From the Series Math Is CATegorical ®

In this humorous look at shapes, Brian P. Cleary and Brian Gable introduce circles, ovals, triangles, squares, and rectangles. The comical cats of the wildly popular Words Are CATegorical®… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: 516'.15

Alien Expedition

From the Series Alien Agent

In the third book in the series, young Alien Agent Zack Gaither is sent to Mongolia to liaise with his fellow agent Vraj, whom we met in Camp Alien. Vraj’s people, the Tirgizians, are… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • ATOS: 5.2
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Let's Look at Prairie Dogs

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Animal Close-Ups

What animal has a furry body, a short tail, and sharp claws? Prairie dogs! But do you know where prairie dogs live? Or what sounds a prairie dog makes? Read this book to find out! Learn all… Read More →

  • Lexile: 470
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: 599.36'7

Let's Look at Brown Bears

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Animal Close-Ups

What animal has lots of fur, small ears, and a long nose? Brown bears! But do you know what brown bears eat? Or what they do in the winter? Read this book to find out! Learn all about… Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • ATOS: 2.1
  • Dewey: 599.784

Do You Know about Fish?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Meet the Animal Groups

What do a shark, a seahorse, and a ray have in common? They’re all fish! But do you know what makes a fish a fish? Read this book to find out! Learn all about reptiles, insects, mammals, and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: 597

Do You Know about Mammals?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Meet the Animal Groups

What do an elephant, a mouse, and a dolphin have in common? They’re all mammals! But do you know what makes a mammal a mammal? Read this book to find out! Learn all about birds, insects… Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • ATOS: 2.6
  • Dewey: 599

Skin Like Milk, Hair of Silk: What Are Similes and Metaphors?

From the Series Words Are CATegorical ®

Are you as clever as a fox? Or perhaps you're as sharp as any spike? If so, this book will be a piece of cake! Clever rhymes from Brian P. Cleary and humorous illustrations from Brian Gable… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • Dewey: 808

Do You Know about Insects?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Meet the Animal Groups

What do a bee, a butterfly, and an ant have in common? They’re all insects! But do you know what makes an insect an insect? Read this book to find out! Learn all about reptiles, fish… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: 595.7

Do You Know about Birds?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Meet the Animal Groups

What do a penguin, a pigeon, and a peacock have in common? They’re all birds! But do you know what makes a bird a bird? Read this book to find out! Learn all about reptiles, insects, mammals… Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • ATOS: 2.5
  • Dewey: 598

The Erie Canal

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Famous Places

Have you ever heard of a road that was built for boats? That’s what the Erie Canal is. In the 1800s, people dug a canal that was 363 miles long. It helped link the Atlantic Ocean to the Great… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: 386'.4809747

Do You Know about Reptiles?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Meet the Animal Groups

What do a sea turtle, an iguana, and a python have in common? They’re all reptiles! But do you know what makes a reptile a reptile? Read Do this book to find out! Learn all about birds… Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: 597.9

The Golden Gate Bridge

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Famous Places

The Golden Gate Bridge is an important structure in San Francisco, California. Before this bridge was built, people had to take a ferry across the dangerous stretch of water to get to Marin… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: 979.4'61

The Lost Key: A Mystery with Whole Numbers

From the Series Manga Math Mysteries

At Sifu Faiza's Kung Fu School, kids learn to be strong and fast. They also learn to be smart, cool-headed, and honest. So Joy, Adam, Sam, and Amy are surprised when the key to the school is… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 741.5'973

The Hoover Dam

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Famous Places

The Hoover Dam is one of the largest dams in the world! It provides power and water to people in Arizona, Nevada, Utah, and California. Just how does the Hoover Dam work? And how many people… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: 627'.820979313

The Kung Fu Puzzle: A Mystery with Time and Temperature

From the Series Manga Math Mysteries

Is what Adam and Tom overhear true? Is Sifu Faiza selling the kung fu school? And can they find a way to change her mind in time? All the kids get together to help, but they'll have to figure… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: 741.5

The Hundred-Dollar Robber: A Mystery with Money

From the Series Manga Math Mysteries

Somebody has stolen money from the soccer team. Everyone thinks Tom, the team's big bully, did it, but he says it wasn't him. Should Adam, Amy, Joy, and Sam believe him and help? They will… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: 741.5'973