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Fall 2020

The Future of Transportation

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Future Tech

The fossil fuels powering cars, trains, and planes are harming the environment, but scientists are creating innovative and clean transportation solutions. Explore the future of transportation… Read More →

  • Dewey: 388.01/12
Fall 2020

The Mouth (A Nauseating Augmented Reality Experience)

From the Series The Gross Human Body in Action: Augmented Reality

Explore how your body works through interactive augmented reality experiences! Your mouth is a battleground where saliva, amoebas, and bacteria wage war and die by the millions. Join the… Read More →

  • Dewey: 612.3/1
Fall 2020

The Stanley Cup Finals: Hockey's Greatest Tournament

From the Series The Big Game (Lerner ™ Sports)

Each season the two best teams in the NHL (National Hockey League) battle for hockey's biggest prize: the Stanley Cup. Follow the epic upsets, game-winning goals, and most amazing games from… Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.962/648
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

The World of Esports

From the Series The Best of Gaming (UpDog Books ™)

With huge prize pools, skilled players, and huge tournaments, it's no wonder esports are making a splash around the globe. Readers of this high/low book will learn all about the biggest… Read More →

  • Dewey: 794.8
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

What's the Weather?: An Alien's Guide

From the Series Early Bird Nonfiction Readers — Silver (Early Bird Stories ™)

There are many different types of weather on Earth. Learn about how humans measure and predict weather as well as its effects on our daily lives. Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • Dewey: 551.6
Fall 2020

Wild and Wacky Animals: An Alien's Guide

From the Series Early Bird Nonfiction Readers — Silver (Early Bird Stories ™)

Go on a tour of the world’s wackiest creatures, from axolotls to stick insects, and learn how their strange adaptations help them survive. Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • Dewey: 591.4
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

Women in Gaming

From the Series The Best of Gaming (UpDog Books ™)

Gaming used to be dominated by men, but some of the world's most popular streamers and esports players are women. Meet some of the women at the forefront of gaming and learn how they achieved… Read More →

  • Dewey: 794.8
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

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

Cesar Chavez: Friend to Farm Workers

From the Series Beginner Biography (LOOK! Books ™)

As a child, Cesar Chavez worked on farms with his family. He felt the workers were not treated well. Cesar used his voice to become a leader in making sure farm workers were paid better and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: 331.88
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 →