5 Kinds of Nonfiction

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Allen Jay and the Underground Railroad

From the Series On My Own History

Allen Jay's family farm is a stop on the Underground Railroad. Allen's parents give food and shelter to slaves escaping from the South. One day in 1842, Allen's father asks him to help a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • ATOS: 3.3
  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 1993

Alligators and Crocodiles

From the Series Core Content Science — Animal Look-Alikes

Long snout. Big teeth. Hard scales. Lives in warm climates. Is it an alligator or a crocodile? Readers will learn how these beasts from the age of dinosaurs are alike and how they differ. Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 4.7
  • Dewey: 597.98
  • Copyright: 2018

All of a Sudden and Forever: Help and Healing after the Oklahoma City Bombing

A profoundly moving nonfiction picture book about tragedy, hope, and healing from award-winning author Chris Barton. Sometimes bad things happen, and you have to tell everyone. Sometimes… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • ATOS: 4.6
  • Dewey: 363.325/140976638
  • Copyright: 2020

Alternate Reality Game Designer Jane McGonigal

From the Series STEM Trailblazer Bios

Do you like the challenge and adventure of video games? As Jane McGonigal was growing up, she had fun playing early video games. As an adult, she saw games as an outlet for problem solving… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • ATOS: 4.8
  • Dewey: 794.8'1526
  • Copyright: 2014

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]
  • Copyright: 2019

Amanda Gorman: Inspiring Hope with Poetry

From the Series Gateway Biographies

Poet Amanda Gorman delivered her poem "The Hill We Climb" at the 2021 presidential inauguration, winning wide acclaim. Read about Gorman's early life, her children's and poetry books, and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 960
  • ATOS: 6.6
  • Dewey: 811/.6 [B]
  • Copyright: 2022
Spring 2023

Amazing Africa: A to Z

A fun and resourceful book that takes children and even adults on a visual journey throughout the continent of Africa. Readers will visit the pinnacle of Mount Kilimanjaro and learn a few… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2018

Amazing Animal Art

From the Series Wild Art Projects

Create a carnival of handmade animals using different shapes and patterns. Make dramatic black-and-white prints, a papier-mâché dog, a shark sculpture, and more. Simple step-by-step… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • Dewey: 745.54/2
  • Copyright: 2019
7 titles

Amazing Athletes — Audisee®—On Level Set

From the Series Amazing Athletes

Inspire sports fans with the success stories of Amazing Athletes. These attractive high-interest biographies include a description of an athlete's career from the beginning through his or her Read More →

  • Copyright: 2014
  • Audisee®—On Level
  • List Price: $326.55
  • Your Price: $244.91
  • 7 titles

Amazing Autumn

From the Series Seasons

The fall season can be truly amazing with colorful leaves in big soft piles, Halloween pumpkins and pumpkin pie. Oh my, what an Amazing Autumn. Read More →

  • Lexile: 370
  • ATOS: 1.3
  • Dewey: 508.2
  • Copyright: 2017

Amazing Bugs

From the Series In Focus: Bugs

From mantids to grasshoppers, scarab beetles to water bugs, meet the most amazing bugs and insects in the world in this exciting new title. Did you know that locusts can live in swarms of up… Read More →

  • Lexile: 960
  • ATOS: 5.6
  • Dewey: 595.7
  • Copyright: 2019
4 titles

Amazing Inventions — Hardcover Set

From the Series Amazing Inventions

Discover true stories of invention behind coveted pop-culture objects—from sneakers to smartphones. With high-interest graphic novel art, these books profile the products' creators and… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2021
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $111.96
  • Your Price: $83.97
  • 4 titles
6 titles

Amazing Life Cycles — Hardcover Set

From the Series Amazing Life Cycles

Meet some amazing animals—from caring crocodile mothers to meat eating plants, from the tallest parents in the woods to sea horse fathers looking after their young—with the occasional odd… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2019
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $175.92
  • Your Price: $131.94
  • 6 titles

Amazing Origami Animals

From the Series Amazing Origami

Create an origami menagerie including a cute guinea pig, floppy-eared rabbit, delicate butterfly, leaping frog, and more. Projects increase in difficulty so readers can learn new visual… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760
  • Dewey: 736/.982
  • Copyright: 2019

Amazing Origami Dinosaurs

From the Series Amazing Origami

Bring your favorite dinosaurs to life with these exciting origami projects. Create a scary T. Rex, a mighty Diplodocus, and a spiky Stegosaurus. Step-by-step instructions guide readers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 730
  • Dewey: 736/.982
  • Copyright: 2019

Amazing Origami Gifts

From the Series Amazing Origami

Create handmade origami gifts for your friends and family, such as a pencil case, a gift box, or a paper flower bouquet. Step-by-step instructions and photographs guide readers through… Read More →

  • Lexile: 720
  • Dewey: 736/.982
  • Copyright: 2019
4 titles

Amazing Origami — Hardcover Set

From the Series Amazing Origami

Interested in origami? Try these perfect introductions to the art of paper folding. Readers will create a variety of projects, first learning basic origami techniques, then advancing to… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2019
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $111.96
  • Your Price: $83.97
  • 4 titles

Amazing Origami Vehicles

From the Series Amazing Origami

Make and test drive origami machines, including a car, a van, and even a rocket. Readers are guided through projects of varied difficulty with step-by-step instructions and photographs. The… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • Dewey: 736/.982
  • Copyright: 2019
3 titles

Amazing Science Experiments — Hardcover Set

From the Series Amazing Science Experiments

Science comes alive through simple experiments that demonstrate scientific concepts including electricity, forces and motion, and states of matter. Simple step-by-step instructions describe… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2018
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $83.97
  • Your Price: $62.98
  • 3 titles

Ambulances on the Go

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Machines That Go

Carefully leveled text and fresh, vibrant photos engage young readers in learning about how ambulances work. Age-appropriate critical thinking questions and a photo glossary help build… Read More →

  • Lexile: 420
  • ATOS: 1.5
  • Dewey: 629.222/34
  • Copyright: 2017

American Jaguar: Big Cats, Biogeography, and Human Borders

In the borderlands between the United States and Mexico, America's largest cat—the jaguar—is fighting to regain its kingdom. Added to the endangered species list in 1997, the jaguar has… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1170
  • Dewey: 333.95/9755
  • Copyright: 2022
6 titles

American Slavery and the Fight for Freedom (Read Woke ™ Books) — Hardcover Set

From the Series American Slavery and the Fight for Freedom (Read Woke ™ Books)

This study of slavery in America balances accounts of oppression with true stories of resistance and resilience, centering on the voices of enslaved people. Page Plus QR codes link readers to Read More →

  • Copyright: 2022
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $175.92
  • Your Price: $131.94
  • 6 titles

A Mink, a Fink, a Skating Rink, 20th Anniversary Edition: What Is a Noun?

From the Series Words Are CATegorical ® (20th Anniversary Editions)

If it's a person, place, or thing—/Your dad, Detroit, a diamond ring,/If it's a boat or coat or clown,/It's simple, Simon, it's a noun! In this 20th anniversary edition of A Mink, a Fink, a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • Dewey: 428.2
  • Copyright: 2022

A Mink, a Fink, a Skating Rink: What Is a Noun?

From the Series Words Are CATegorical ®

What is a noun? It's easier to show than explain—and this book is brimming with examples. Author Brian Cleary and illustrator Jenya Prosmitsky creatively clarify the concept of nouns for… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.3
  • Dewey: 428.2
  • Copyright: 1999