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Fall 2018

Extreme Longevity: Discovering Earth's Oldest Organisms

Meet the science experts who study specimens of extreme longevity in both the plant and animal kingdoms, such as the 80,000-year-old root system of Pando (a colony of male quaking aspens)… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1100
  • Dewey: 571.8/79
Fall 2018

FC Barcelona: Soccer Champions

From the Series Champion Soccer Clubs

Spain's Football Club (FC) Barcelona has been one of the world's most successful soccer teams for more than 100 years. Learn about the team's history, greatest victories, and the superstar… Read More →

  • Lexile: 940
  • ATOS: 5.1
  • Dewey: 796.334/64094672
Fall 2018

Foul Play at Elm Tree Park: Case 3

From the Series Q & Ray

Q and Ray are stepping up to the plate! Q just joined a baseball team. Ray would rather be reading. But when someone steals a famous signed baseball, they both put their skills to use… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • Dewey: 741.5/973
Fall 2018

Gal Gadot: Soldier, Model, Wonder Woman

In 2017 the movie Wonder Woman became a box-office hit, breaking records and earning hundreds of millions of dollars. Israeli actor Gal Gadot played Wonder Woman—a fierce and compassionate… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
Fall 2018

Getting Home

From the Series Attack on Earth

Bailey and her brother, Blake, are traveling to their dad's house when aliens attack earth. After their bus breaks down, it's up to Bailey to get them home—but first she must figure out where… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2018

Harvesters Go to Work

From the Series Farm Machines at Work

Learn about the role of harvesters on farms in this title published jointly with New Holland Agriculture. Explore how harvesters work and what is in store for the future of this piece of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 631.3/7
Fall 2018

Jane Austen: Her Heart Did Whisper

In a time of formal dances, courtyard courtships, and strict ideas about a woman's role in the world, Jane Austen looked at the England around her and created unforgettable art. Before she… Read More →

  • Lexile: 250
  • Dewey: 823/.7 [B]
Fall 2018

LA Galaxy: Soccer Champions

From the Series Champion Soccer Clubs

The LA Galaxy are Major League Soccer's (MLS) most successful team with five MLS Cup victories. Learn about the team's origins, their championship success, and the famous players who make the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
  • ATOS: 5.0
  • Dewey: 796.334/6409794/94
Fall 2018

Let's Explore Engineering

From the Series Bumba Books ® — A First Look at STEM

STEM subjects are an important part of our everyday lives as well as early-childhood education! This introductory look at engineering is perfect for beginning readers. Vibrant photographs… Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • ATOS: 2.0
  • Dewey: 620
Fall 2018

Let's Explore Math

From the Series Bumba Books ® — A First Look at STEM

STEM subjects are an important part of our everyday lives as well as early-childhood education! This introductory look at math is perfect for beginning readers. Vibrant photographs, visual… Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • ATOS: 1.8
  • Dewey: 510
Fall 2018

Let's Explore Science

From the Series Bumba Books ® — A First Look at STEM

STEM subjects are an important part of our everyday lives as well as early-childhood education! This introductory look at science is perfect for beginning readers. Vibrant photographs, visual… Read More →

  • Lexile: 440
  • ATOS: 1.8
  • Dewey: 500
Fall 2018

Let's Explore Technology

From the Series Bumba Books ® — A First Look at STEM

STEM subjects are an important part of our everyday lives as well as early-childhood education! This introductory look at technology is perfect for beginning readers. Vibrant photographs… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • ATOS: 1.7
  • Dewey: 600
Fall 2018

Light the Menorah!: A Hanukkah Handbook

In this Hanukkah manual for the contemporary Jewish family, holiday history, rituals, activities, songs, and recipes provide tools for creating meaningful family moments in the light of the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 920
  • Dewey: 296.4/35
Fall 2018

Little Kitchen of Horrors: Hideously Delicious Recipes That Disgust and Delight

From the Series Little Kitchen of Horrors

Would you like Maggot Burgers for dinner? How about some Crispy Fried Mice for appetizers and Gooey Alien Limbs for dessert? You'll squeal with happy horror at the disgusting, terrifying (and… Read More →

  • Dewey: 641.86
Fall 2018

Lockdown

From the Series Attack on Earth

After aliens attack Earth, Sanjay is trapped inside his high school. A local group puts the school on lockdown, claiming they're looking out for the students. But when the teachers start to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • ATOS: 5.3
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2018

Manchester United: Soccer Champions

From the Series Champion Soccer Clubs

England's Manchester United is a soccer powerhouse, and they have the superstar players and championship moments to prove it. Learn about the legendary team's roots, their biggest triumphs… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • ATOS: 5.1
  • Dewey: 796.334/640942733
Fall 2018

Math in Art and Sports

From the Series The Amazing World of Math

Discover how the rules of math are at work when a basketball drops into a net and when creating a piece of art. Full-color photographs and related age-appropriate math questions engage young… Read More →

  • Lexile: 890
  • Dewey: 700.1/51
Fall 2018

Math in Nature

From the Series The Amazing World of Math

Learn about number patterns that exist in a sunflower, the reason behind the hexagonal shape of a honeycomb, and all about the Fibonacci sequence. High impact photographs will draw in young… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • Dewey: 510
Fall 2018

Math in Science

From the Series The Amazing World of Math

Explore how mathematics has shaped how we look at and understand the world. From figuring out Earth's circumference using geometry to developing load-bearing arches, young readers will be… Read More →

  • Lexile: 870
  • Dewey: 501/.51
Fall 2018

Math in Space

From the Series The Amazing World of Math

From the phases of the moon seen on Earth to the rotation of far-off galaxies, mathematics can be used to explain what's happening in the universe. Full-color photographs and related… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • Dewey: 520.1/51
Fall 2018

My Beijing: Four Stories of Everyday Wonder

A 2019 Batchelder Honor… Yu'er and her grandpa live in a small neighborhood in Beijing—and it's full of big personalities. There's a story around every corner, and each day has a hint of Read More →

  • Lexile: 240
  • ATOS: 2.4
  • Dewey: 741.5/973
Fall 2018

Next in Line

From the Series Suddenly Royal

It's junior year and Carly's been worried about what she'll do after graduating from high school. That is, until she learns that she's a member of the Evonian royal family and will someday be… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • ATOS: 4.7
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2018

Pandemic: How Climate, the Environment, and Superbugs Increase the Risk

How close are we to having another worldwide health crisis? Epidemiologists predict that another pandemic is coming—one that could kill hundreds of millions of people. Learn about factors… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1150
  • Dewey: 614.4
Fall 2018

Pickled Watermelon

It's the summer of 1986, and eleven-year-old Molly just wants to spend the summer with her friends at camp. Instead, she reluctantly heads to Israel to visit family she barely knows! With a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 720
  • Dewey: [Fic]