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Fall 2018

The Vast Wonder of the World: Biologist Ernest Everett Just

Grade 1 - Grade 4

Ernest Everett Just was not like other scientists of his time. He saw the whole, where others saw only parts. He noticed details others failed to see. He persisted in his research despite the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 890
  • Dewey: 570.92 [B]
Fall 2018

I, Claudia

Grade 8 - Grade 12

Disaffected teen historian Claudia McCarthy never expected to be in charge of Imperial Day Academy, but by accident, design, or scheme, she is pulled into the tumultuous and high-profile… Read More →

  • Lexile: 940
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2018

The Flight of Swans

Grade 4 - Grade 8

Based on the Brothers Grimm's fairy tale Six Swans, The Flight of Swans follows Ryn's journey to save her family and their… Princess Andaryn's six older brothers have always been her Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2018

You're Snug With Me

Kindergarten - Grade 2

At the start of winter, two bear cubs are born, deep in their den in the frozen north. "Mama, what lies beyond here?" they ask. "'Above us is a land of ice and snow." "What lies beyond the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2018

Inside the Villains

Kindergarten - Grade 3

An extraordinary pop-up book that reveals the secrets of the most famous fairy-tale villains--the giant, the wolf and the witch--with interactive flaps, a twist on well-known tales, and… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2018

Stories of the Night

Preschool - Kindergarten

"Tell me three good night stories, please, please, please," says Little… "Three!?" says her mother. "Yes--I said please three times!" First, Little Bear hears the story of the Night Guar Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2018

And There Was Evening, And There Was Morning

Preschool - Grade 3

The world began when God said… And changed the world from dark to bright. Gentle rhyming couplets tell the story of how God created the world, describing six days of work fashioning e Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2018

My Beijing: Four Stories of Everyday Wonder

Grade 2 - Grade 5

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… In one tale, Yu'er wa Read More →

  • Dewey: 741.5/973
Fall 2018

The Epic Origin of Super Potato: Book 1

Grade 2 - Grade 5

Super Max has it all. He's a superhero with a flashy uniform and a great head of hair. Sure, sometimes the evil Dr. Malevolent pops up to cause trouble. But Super Max has defeated the villain… Read More →

  • Dewey: 741.5/973
Fall 2018

The Great Rhino Rescue: Saving the Southern White Rhinos

Grade 4 - Grade 6

Southern white rhinos are in trouble. For years, a rumor has been spreading that their horns can be used to cure cancer, and poachers have been targeting these gentle creatures. Sandra Markle… Read More →

  • Dewey: 599.66/80968
Fall 2018

Queen Panda Can't Sleep

Preschool - Grade 3

Queen Panda hasn't been able to sleep for days. Her subjects are worried and exhausted from serving her day and night. Something must be done! 
As news spreads throughout the kingdom that a… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2018

The Visitor

Preschool - Kindergarten

Elise was frightened--of spiders, people, even trees. So she never went out, night or… One day a strange thing flies in through the window and lands at her feet. And then there comes a kn Read More →

  • Lexile: 470
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2018

Troublemakers

Grade 7 - Grade 12

When she was three, Alena's activist mother died. She's been raised by her half-brother and his boyfriend in East London, which is being targeted by a lone bomber. Alena desperately wants to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2018

You're Safe With Me

Preschool - Grade 2

When the moon rises high and the stars twinkle, it is bedtime for the baby animals of the Indian forest. But tonight, when the skies turn dark and the night grows stormy, the little ones… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2018

I Got a Chicken for My Birthday

Preschool - Grade 2

All the birthday girl wants from her Abuela is a ticket to the amusement park. Instead, she gets a chicken. But this chicken is no ordinary chicken; it has plans! With a lot of hard work, and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 320
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2018

Seeing into Tomorrow: Haiku by Richard Wright

Kindergarten - Grade 4

From walking a dog to watching a sunset to finding a beetle, Richard Wright's haiku puts everyday moments into focus. Now, more than fifty years after they were written, these poems continue… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • Dewey: 811/.52
Spring 2018

The Disturbed Girl's Dictionary

Grade 9 - Grade 12

Macy's school officially classifies her as "disturbed," but Macy isn't interested in how others define her. She's got more pressing problems: her mom can't move off the couch, her dad's in… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2018

Can I Touch Your Hair?: Poems of Race, Mistakes, and Friendship

Grade 3 - Grade 6

How can Irene and Charles work together on their fifth grade poetry project? They don't know each other . . . and they're not sure they want to. Irene Latham, who is white, and Charles… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.6
  • Dewey: 811/.6
Spring 2018

Economic Inequality: The American Dream under Siege

Grade 8 - Grade 12

Millions of Americans don't earn enough money to pay for decent housing, food, health care, and education. Increasingly, families and young people aren't doing better than their parents and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1110
  • Dewey: 339.2/20973
Spring 2018

Snowy Owl Invasion!: Tracking an Unusual Migration

Grade 3 - Grade 6

Late in 2013, snowy owls started showing up in places no one expected to find them--including Florida. What had caused so many of these majestic birds to leave their Arctic home and fly to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1080
  • Dewey: 598.9/7
Spring 2018

The Captain

Grade 6 - Grade 12

Malik's senior soccer season is off to a great start. He's the team captain, he plays with his best friend, and Coach Washington treats him more like a coach than player. But everything… Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2018

The Heir

Grade 6 - Grade 12

Rob Briggs is known for two things: being the son of a former soccer pro and being a varsity soccer star. He had plans to follow in his dad's footsteps, but after joining his friend's band… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2018

The Recruit

Grade 6 - Grade 12

Tessa knows a soccer scholarship is her best chance at going to college. She's the best player on her small-town high school team--but that doesn't mean much in the big world of college… Read More →

  • Lexile: 730
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2018

The World Cup: Soccer's Global Championship

Grade 5 - Grade 12

The World Cup is international soccer's championship tournament, and it rules the global sports stage. Award-winning author Matt Doeden explores the history of international soccer and covers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 990
  • Dewey: 796.334/66809