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It's Cloudy Today

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

Clouds drift and float. They move above Earth. Sometimes they are white and puffy. Sometimes they are dark and cover the sky. What happens when the weather is cloudy? Read this book to find… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: 551.57'6

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

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 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 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]

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 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

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

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

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

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

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 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 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 Secret Ghost: A Mystery with Distance and Measurement

From the Series Manga Math Mysteries

Sam's little sister Michelle thinks there's a ghost in the creepy old house their dad bought. With help from a couple of friends on the soccer team, Sam, Amy, and Michelle use an old ghost… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 741.5'973

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

The Gateway Arch

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Famous Places

The Gateway Arch is the tallest monument in the United States. At 630 feet, it is more than twice the height of the Statue of Liberty. The Gateway Arch honors all the settlers who passed… Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: 977.8'66

The Clock Struck One: A Time-Telling Tale

From the Series Math Is Fun!

When the clock strikes one, a fun-loving mouse runs up the clock. But what happens when the clock strikes two? A cat gets hungry for mouse-tail stew . . . and the chase is on! Hour by hour… Read More →

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

Let's Look at Pigeons

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

What animal has feathers, a round body, and a head that bobs when it walks? Pigeons! But do you know how fast pigeons fly? Or where pigeons build their nests? Read this book to find out!… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: 598.6'5