New Releases

Spring 2020

50 Things to See on the Moon: A First-Time Stargazer's Guide

From the Series Beginner's Guide to Space

Have you always wanted to explore the Moon like Neil Armstrong or the eleven other astronauts who have walked on its surface? You can tour the Moon from your own backyard with a small… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1190
  • Dewey: 520
Spring 2020

50 Things You Didn't Know about Ancient Egypt

From the Series 50 Things You Didn't Know About

Learn all about Pharaohs and daily life (and death) in Ancient Egypt. Discover 3,000 years of an ancient civilization through amazing and amusing facts about daily life, afterlife, and how… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1120
  • Dewey: 932.01
Spring 2020

50 Things You Didn't Know about Ancient Greece

From the Series 50 Things You Didn't Know About

Explore vending machines and flushing toilets in Ancient Greece. Discover the amazing and amusing marvels this fascinating ancient civilization has given us from democracy to geometry. Read More →

  • Lexile: 1040
  • Dewey: 938.01
Spring 2020

50 Things You Didn't Know about Ancient Rome

From the Series 50 Things You Didn't Know About

Explore daily life in Ancient Rome from the Colosseum to commode and how this powerful empire ruled much of the world for more than 1,000 years. Read More →

  • Lexile: 1050
  • Dewey: 937
Spring 2020

50 Things You Didn't Know about Colonial America

From the Series 50 Things You Didn't Know About

Toothless at twenty in Colonial America? Discover some of the most amazing and amusing facts about life in Colonial America and how the pilgrims survived it all. Read More →

  • Lexile: 990
  • Dewey: 973.2
Spring 2020

50 Things You Didn't Know About — eBook Set

From the Series 50 Things You Didn't Know About

Set

This fun and engaging series lets readers explore a new topic, broaden their knowledge on a favorite subject, or just have a few laughs. Each book in this series is filled with facts and… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $255.90
  • Your Price: $191.93
  • 6 titles
Spring 2020

50 Things You Didn't Know About — Library Bound Set

From the Series 50 Things You Didn't Know About

Set

This fun and engaging series lets readers explore a new topic, broaden their knowledge on a favorite subject, or just have a few laughs. Each book in this series is filled with facts and… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $167.94
  • Your Price: $125.96
  • 6 titles
Spring 2020

50 Things You Didn't Know about the Middle Ages

From the Series 50 Things You Didn't Know About

From castles and knights to the danger of bathroom breaks in the Middle Ages, readers discover amazing and amusing facts about cleaning up–or not–during the Middle Ages. Read More →

  • Lexile: 1050
  • Dewey: 940.1
Spring 2020

50 Things You Didn't Know about the Old West

From the Series 50 Things You Didn't Know About

The American West was once an unexplored frontier and the home of thousands of American Natives. Explore the Old West—from fool's gold to buckaroos—with amazing facts about Cowboys and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1090
  • Dewey: 978.02
Spring 2020

7 Days till Ice Cream: Coding

From the Series Makers Make It Work

It's Sunday—ice cream day! But sometimes the ice cream truck turns down a different street. Can Jerron, A.J., and Cha crack the ice cream man's code? They want him to come their way! Tying… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2020

ABCs at the Beach

From the Series ABC Adventures

Come along to the beach. How many letters of the alphabet can you find in the sand and sun? Remember your sunscreen! Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2020

ABCs in the Forest

From the Series ABC Adventures

Do you like to take a walk in nature? The forest is a great place to find all the letters of the alphabet. Be sure to look high and low! Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2020

ABCs on Skis

From the Series ABC Adventures

It's a beautiful winter day to spend on skis. Can you find all the letters of the alphabet on the slippery slopes? Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2020

A Bear Named Bjorn

Bjorn lives in a cave. The walls are soft, the ground is comfortable, and just in front there is new grass and a rough tree, perfect for back-scratching. A Bear Named Bjorn takes us into the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2020

A Bowl Full of Peace: A True Story

In this deeply moving nonfiction picture book, award-winning author Caren Stelson brings Sachiko Yasui's story of surviving the atomic bombing of Nagasaki and her message of peace to a young… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • Dewey: 940.54/252244092 [B]
Spring 2020

A Garfield ® Guide to Online Etiquette: Be Kind Online

From the Series Garfield's ® Guide to Digital Citizenship

Nermal is bored, so he decides to post a funny photo of his friend Otto. He thinks he is just joking, but as more people comment, Nermal begins to worry that he has accidentally become a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • Dewey: 395.5
Spring 2020

A Garfield ® Guide to Online "Friends": Not the Same as Real Friends!

From the Series Garfield's ® Guide to Digital Citizenship

Nermal is determined to beat Cheesequest 7: Attack of the Cheddar Zombies no matter what. But when an online friend offers to help Nermal win in exchange for his user info and password… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • Dewey: 004.67/8083
Spring 2020

A Garfield ® Guide to Posting Online: Pause Before You Post

From the Series Garfield's ® Guide to Digital Citizenship

Nermal uses social media to show what he's doing all the time, from what he's eating for breakfast to how he's celebrating the good grade he got on his giraffe report. But how much… Read More →

  • Lexile: 660
  • Dewey: 004.67/8083
Spring 2020

A Garfield ® Guide to Safe Downloading: Downloading Disaster!

From the Series Garfield's ® Guide to Digital Citizenship

Nermal is sick and can't go see the new Zombie Cats movie with his friends. Instead, he finds a website where he can download the new movie for free. But Nermal learns the hard way that some… Read More →

  • Lexile: 690
  • Dewey: 004.67/8083
Spring 2020

A Girl Like Me

"Once I dreamed I swam / the ocean / and saw everything deep, cool / and was part of the waves. / I swam on by the people / onshore / hollering, / 'A girl like you needs to / stay out of the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • Dewey: 811/.54
Spring 2020

A Is for Another Rabbit

A rabbit-obsessed narrator makes an owl increasingly irate by refusing to play by the rules of a conventional alphabet book. Every entry is about bunnies, from "delightful, dynamic, daredevil… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2020

Albert Einstein and the Theory of Relativity

From the Series Graphic Science Biographies

Albert Einstein's restless intelligence drove him to ponder the biggest topics the universe has to offer: light, time, mass, energy, and more. His conclusions changed the way people thought… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • Dewey: 530.092 [B]
Spring 2020

Albert Einstein: Relativity Rock Star

From the Series Gateway Biographies

Albert Einstein rewrote the rules of physics and changed how scientists see space and time forever. Learn how a boy who struggled in school became one of history's most renowned scientists. Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • Dewey: 530.092 [B]
Spring 2020

Alexander Hamilton: The Story of a Statesman

From the Series Gateway Biographies

A founder of the United States turned cultural phenomenon thanks to the hit Broadway musical Hamilton, Alexander Hamilton helped create American democracy. Follow his story from orphaned… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • Dewey: 973.4092 [B]