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Spring 2019

Castle of Lies

Grade 7 - Grade 12

Thelia isn't in line to inherit the crown, but she's been raised to take power however she can. She's been friends with Princess Corene her whole life, and she's scheming to marry Bayled, the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 660
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2019

Last of the Name

Grade 5 - Grade 8

Twelve-year-old Danny O'Carolan and his sister, Kathleen, arrive in New York City in 1863. Kathleen refuses to be parted from her only remaining relative, so she finds a job in domestic… Read More →

  • Lexile: 720
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2019

Lion of the Sky: Haiku for All Seasons

Kindergarten - Grade 3

you gasp as I… my mane exploding, sizzling— lion of the sky! Haiku meet riddles in this wonderful collection from Laura Purdie Salas. The poems celebrate the seasons and describe everyth Read More →

  • Dewey: 811/.6
Spring 2019

Undercover Ostrich

Preschool - Grade 3

Animals can be sneaky. But do you know who is especially sneaky? Undercover ostriches! They're everywhere, and they're masters at going undetected. You've probably seen one and just assumed… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2019

Mira's Curly Hair

Preschool - Grade 2

Mira doesn't like her hair. It curls at the front. It curls at the back. It curls everywhere! She wants it to be straight and smooth, just like her Mama's. But then something unpredictable… Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2019

Oink

Preschool - Kindergarten

A comical story akin to Five Minutes' Peace about a very busy bath. Pig is having a lovely bath. In come Sheep, Cow, Horse....They are very noisy! What can Pig do to make them go away? Pig… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2019

Stubby: A True Story of Friendship

Preschool - Grade 3

Stubby was a brave soldier, a loyal friend . . . and a dog. From an army training camp to the trenches in France, this is the incredible true story of Sergeant Stubby, the dog who served… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2019

The Runaways

Kindergarten - Grade 5

The Runaways is an inter-generational adventure filled with warmth and humor from one of the world's great writers for… Grandpa hates being in hospital. He thinks only of the place h Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2019

Be a Maker

Preschool - Grade 3

How many things can you make in a day? A tower, a friend, a change? Rhyme, repetition, and a few seemingly straightforward questions engage young readers in a discussion about the many things… Read More →

  • Lexile: 340
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2019

Flower Talk: How Plants Use Color to Communicate

Grade 2 - Grade 5

This new book from Sara Levine features a cantankerous talking cactus as a narrator, revealing to readers the significance of different colors of flowers in terms of which pollinators (bees… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • Dewey: 579/.178
Spring 2019

Seventh Grade vs. the Galaxy

Grade 4 - Grade 7

PSS 118 is just your typical school—except that it's a rickety old spaceship orbiting Jupiter. When the school is mysteriously attacked, thirteen-year-old Jack receives a cryptic message from… Read More →

  • Lexile: 670
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2019

The Manic Pixie Dream Boy Improvement Project

Grade 6 - Grade 12

Riley lives in TropeTown, where everyone plays stock roles in novels. Riley, a Manic Pixie Dream Boy, is sent to group therapy after going off-script. Riley knows that breaking the rules… Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2019

Don't Go There!

Preschool - Kindergarten

Lid up, pants down, bottom on the seat!… They must not have toilets in outer space, because this baby Martian keeps going in the wrong place: a bird bath, a bin, an up-turned hat. Perhaps if h Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2019

It's a Girl Thing!: Smart, Fierce, and Leading the Way

Kindergarten - Grade 3

What do girls like to do? What can they be? This fun and inspiring book answers those questions and stands as a reminder to girls that they are strong and capable. Illustrated with adorable… Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • Dewey: 331.4/024/055
Spring 2019

Maisie's Scrapbook

Preschool - Grade 2

As the seasons turn, Maisie rides her bull in and out of Dada's tall tales. Her Mama wears linen and plays the viola. Her Dada wears kente cloth and plays the marimba.They come from different… Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2019

Martin & Anne: The Kindred Spirits of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Anne Frank

Grade 3 - Grade 7

Anne Frank and Martin Luther King Jr. were born the same year a world apart. Both faced ugly prejudices and violence, which both answered with words of love and faith in humanity. This is the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • Dewey: 323.092/2 B
Spring 2019

Monkey on the Run

Preschool - Kindergarten

Papa Monkey and Little Monkey are on their way. But the street is very busy and they are moving so slowly! Little Monkey loses patience and jumps onto the fire engine. Up the ladder from… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2019

Nests

Preschool - Grade 3

Every bird's nest is unique! There are big nests and small nests. There are nests in high spots and nests in low spots. But no matter what, each bird family can call its nest "home." This… Read More →

  • Lexile: 390
  • Dewey: 598
Spring 2019

Pirates in Class 3

Preschool - Grade 3

While their teacher, Ms. Bitsy, is gone, Class 3 has an unexpected adventure when Captain Calamity shows up looking for treasure in their classroom! Eager to help, the students of Class 3… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2019

The Baby Beast

Preschool - Grade 3

When an egg arrives on his doorstep, Beast doesn't quite know what to do: feed it? Take it for a nice long walk? Drop it? Doctor Yoko tells him he must keep it warm and just wait, but exactly… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2019

The Night Bear

Preschool - Grade 3

After dark, the Night Bear goes on the hunt for his favorite snack: delicious nightmares. But one night, he almost munches on a dream of unicorns and rainbows by mistake—yuck! It might not be… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2019

Flight of a Starling

Grade 7 - Grade 12

Best friends and sisters Lo and Rita have spent their lives flying through the air on the trapeze under the lights in the big top. The nomadic circus community is a close-knit family, but… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2019

I Am Farmer: Growing an Environmental Movement in Cameroon

Grade 2 - Grade 5

Discover the true story of how environmentalist Farmer Tantoh is transforming the landscape in his home country of… When Tantoh Nforba was a child, his fellow students mocked him for Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • Dewey: 338.1096711
Spring 2019

Let 'Er Buck!: George Fletcher, the People's Champion

Grade 3 - Grade 6

"Nelson plaits her narrative with Western lingo and homespun similes. . . . James' painterly oils swirl with energy, visible daubs creating the dusty, monumental landscape and equally… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • Dewey: 791.8/4092 [B]