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Spring 2019

A Hoopoe Says Oop!: Animals of Israel

Preschool - Preschool

Ibexes on crater ledges Call out, "Maa!" and walk the edges. A rhyming introduction to some of Israel's unique animals like the hoopoe (the national bird of Israel), hyrax, and sand cats. Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2019

Listen!: Israel's All Around

Preschool - Preschool

In Eilat, a blub, blub… Swimmers' snorkels glub, glub, glub. Tour Israel's most fun places--kibbutz, beach, market, and more--and discover each spot's special sound in this rhyming tri Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2019

Sammy Spider's First Wedding

Preschool - Grade 3

Uh oh! Curious Sammy Spider slips from his web and accidentally accompanies the Shapiro family to a wedding. Sammy watches the Jewish ceremony as the bride and groom stand under the beautiful… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2019

Grover Goes to Israel

Preschool - Preschool

Shalom! Hop aboard a plane with Grover to visit Israel in this board book from Kar-Ben featuring characters from Sesame Street. Join Grover as he tours the sights of Israel, munching on pita… Read More →

Spring 2019

Matzah Belowstairs

Preschool - Grade 2

Miriam Mouse's family always celebrates Passover Belowstairs, while the human Winklers celebrate Abovestairs. But this year Miriam is finding it hard to get a piece of matzah to use for the… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2019

The Best Four Questions

Preschool - Grade 3

Marcy is finally old enough to ask The Four Questions at her family's Passover seder. She's sure when it's her time to shine, her questions will be the best ever. Though her four (funny)… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2018

All Eyes on Alexandra

Preschool - Grade 2

Alexandra Crane is terrible at following her family in their flying Vee. She can't help it that the world is so full of interesting and distracting sights! When it's time for the Cranes to… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2018

An Unlikely Ballerina

Kindergarten - Grade 4

Young Lily Marks loves to stand on her tiptoes. When her parents notice weakness in her legs, her doctor suggests dancing lessons to strengthen them. Lily falls in love with ballet--but can… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
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

Light the Menorah!: A Hanukkah Handbook

Preschool - Grade 5

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 →

  • Dewey: 296.4/35
Fall 2018

Simchat Torah Is Coming!

Preschool - Preschool

The eighth in the popular Jewish holiday board book series, a family and their adorable dog celebrate Simchat Torah! Simchat Torah celebrates the ending of one cycle of Torah reading and the… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2018

Spectacular Sports: New for Fall 2018

Series

Sports fans will cheer for these exciting titles, which capture some of the most thrilling moments in college and professional sports. From buzzer-beater basketball shots and amazing trick… Read More →

Fall 2018

The Edelweiss Pirates

Grade 3 - Grade 6

In Germany in 1938, playing and dancing to jazz music is forbidden. The Hitler Youth patrol the night streets looking for anyone who breaks the rules. Albert is a member of the Edelweiss… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2018

Where's the Potty on This Ark?

Preschool - Preschool

Uh-oh! The animals need to go. Not just on a journey on Noah's Ark, but to the potty, too! Noah's wife, Naamah, helps each animal--owl, giraffe, monkey, raccoon, and even elephant--go potty… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2018

Who's Got the Etrog?

Preschool - Grade 2

Auntie Sanyu builds a sukkah in her Ugandan garden. Curious wildlife--the Warthog, the Lion, the Giraffe, the Elephant, and other animals--come to celebrate the Sukkot holiday. They all want… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2018

Chef Roy Choi and the Street Food Remix

Kindergarten - Grade 5

Describes the L.A. street cook's life, including working in his family's restaurant as a child, figuring out what he wanted to do with his life, and his success with his food truck and restaurant. Read More →

Fall 2018

Esquivel!: Space-Age Sound Artist

Kindergarten - Grade 4

Juan Garcia Esquivel was born in Mexico and grew up to the sounds of mariachi bands. He loved music and became a musical explorer. Defying convention, he created music that made people laugh… Read More →

Fall 2018

Meteors

Grade 1 - Grade 2

Blast off on a trip to discover the fascinating world of meteors. In this image-packed book, kids will learn all about these objects hurtling through space and into our atmosphere. Written in… Read More →

Fall 2018

Sylvia's Spinach

Preschool - Grade 2

Sylvia Spivens always says no to spinach. But one day Sylvia's teacher gives her a packet of spinach seeds to plant for the school garden. Overcoming her initial reluctance and giving the… Read More →

Fall 2018

Trapped!: A Whale's Rescue

Kindergarten - Grade 2

In the icy waters of the Pacific, a massive humpback whale unexpectedly finds herself tangled in a net abandoned by fishermen. When a rescue boat and a convoy of divers arrive to help the… Read More →

Fall 2018

Trombone Shorty

Preschool - Grade 3

The stunning story and exquisite illustrations in this Caldecott Honor and Coretta Scott King Award-winning book can now be savored along with Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews reading the words… Read More →

Fall 2018

Wildfires

Grade 1 - Grade 2

Learn all about wildfires--how they happen, why they're important, and when they're dangerous--in this fascinating reader. It's sure to ignite your interest, with color photographs… Read More →

Spring 2018

Astronaut and Physicist Sally Ride

Grade 2 - Grade 5

Have you ever dreamed of going to outer space? When Sally Ride was a little girl, she watched on TV as astronaut John Glenn launched into space. Twenty years later, she became the first… Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
  • ATOS: 5.6
  • Dewey: 629.45/0092 [B]
Spring 2018

Attack on Pearl Harbor

Grade 3 - Grade 6

Early on the morning of December 7, 1941, Japanese aircraft and ships attacked the US military base at Pearl Harbor in Oahu, Hawaii. Following the attack, the United States would officially… Read More →

  • Lexile: 940
  • ATOS: 5.9
  • Dewey: 940.54/26693