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Spring 2020

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Political Headliner

From the Series Gateway Biographies

American politician Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is the youngest woman ever to serve in the US Congress. Learn about her young life, her work as an activist, and her career in the House of… Read More →

  • Dewey: 328.73/092 [B]
Spring 2020

Nancy Pelosi: Political Powerhouse

From the Series Gateway Biographies

Nancy Pelosi is the first woman to serve as Speaker of the House—and she's done it twice. Learn how the most powerful woman in US politics is redefining leadership for future generations. Read More →

  • Dewey: 328.73/092
Fall 2019

Anne Frank: Out of the Shadows

From the Series Gateway Biographies

While her family hid during the Holocaust, Anne Frank recorded her personal reflections as well as the harrowing circumstances she faced in her diary. Read about her life before and after the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 920
  • ATOS: 6.0
  • Dewey: 940.53/18092 [B]
Fall 2019

Dalai Lama: A Leader in Exile

From the Series Gateway Biographies

Forced into exile in India after Tibet's attempted revolt against occupying Chinese forces, the Dalai Lama launched a nonviolent campaign against the occupation that earned him a Nobel Peace… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • Dewey: 294.3/923092 [B]
Fall 2019

How Drones Work

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Military Machines

Carefully leveled text and full color photos introduce readers to military drones. The history of drones, drone parts, and uses of drones are discussed with high-interest appeal. Read More →

  • Lexile: 730
  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: 629.133/39
Spring 2019

30-Minute Chemistry Projects

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

Did you know that you can make plastic, snow, and even a lava lamp in less than 30 minutes? Clear, step-by-step instructions guide readers through the exciting science projects, and Science… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • Dewey: 540.78
Spring 2019

30-Minute Edible Science Projects

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

Step-by-step instructions and photos guide readers through projects that introduce them to the science of food. While shaking up butter and cooking candy, readers will learn about molecules… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • Dewey: 507/.8
Spring 2019

30-Minute Outdoor Science Projects

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

From blowing bubbles to launching rockets, young scientists will love these exciting outdoor science projects. Clear step-by-step instructions guide readers through the project, and Science… Read More →

  • Lexile: 870
  • Dewey: 507/.8
Spring 2019

Aly Raisman: Athlete and Activist

From the Series Gateway Biographies

US Olympian Aly Raisman is a leader on and off the mat. She is an outspoken voice against sexual assault. Learn about the most fascinating details of her life as a gold-winning gymnast. Read More →

  • Lexile: 940
  • ATOS: 6.3
  • Dewey: 796.44092 [B]

Cutting-Edge Artificial Intelligence

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Cutting-Edge STEM

Filled with cool photos and information about the latest in artificial intelligence technology, this book shows readers how AI has developed, how it is used, and what might be in store for… Read More →

  • Lexile: 870
  • ATOS: 5.4
  • Dewey: 006.3

Design and Build Your Own Website

From the Series Digital Makers (Alternator Books ® )

Are you really into cooking? Playing football? Doing fun and fancy crafts? You can design a website around whatever it is you love most! Learn how to set up a website of your very own in just… Read More →

  • Lexile: 960
  • Dewey: 006.7

Write and Record Your Own Songs

From the Series Digital Makers (Alternator Books ® )

Perhaps you've always dreamed about performing your music for others. Grab a mic and let's get going! Share your music with family, friends, or even the whole world by writing a song and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • Dewey: 782.42/13

Meet a Baby Kangaroo

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Baby Australian Animals

They hop, they have long tails, and as babies they're no bigger than a jelly bean! Take a closer look at baby kangaroos in this fun book. Did you know a baby kangaroo is called a joey and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: 599.2/223

Meet a Baby Wallaby

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Baby Australian Animals

Did you know that a newborn wallaby is about the size of a grape? Or that a baby wallaby drinks its mother's milk until it is one year old? Discover more fascinating facts about baby… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: 599.2/2139