5KN: Narrative Nonfiction

Environmental Activist Wangari Maathai

From the Series STEM Trailblazer Bios

Have you ever tried to come up with ways to solve a problem in your community? Wangari Maathai worked to solve an environmental crisis and help people at the same time. When Maathai was… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • ATOS: 5.3
  • Dewey: 333.72096762

Environmentalist Rachel Carson

From the Series STEM Trailblazer Bios

Do you enjoy spotting wild animals in the forest? As a little girl, Rachel Carson loved to explore the woods near her house. As an adult, she became an ecologist who helped change national… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • ATOS: 5.8
  • Dewey: 508.092
Fall 2020 8 titles

Epic Sports Bios (Lerner ™ Sports) — Hardcover Set

From the Series Epic Sports Bios (Lerner ™ Sports)

Some athletes' careers are so impressive that they become near-mythical figures! Learn about the lives of sports heroes and legends from the past and present. These biographies of the biggest… Read More →

  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $223.92
  • Your Price: $167.94
  • 8 titles
Spring 2021

Escape: One Day We Had to Run . . .

CLING. Don’t let go. Hold tight. Never give up. FLY. Rev up. Lift off. Soar. PEDAL. Set off. Cycle. Pedal for your life. Throughout history, ordinary people have been forced to leave their… Read More →

Ezekiel Elliott

From the Series Sports All-Stars (Lerner ™ Sports)

Ezekiel Elliott—the star running back for the Dallas Cowboys—spent his 2016 rookie season running past, and sometimes over, his opponents. He led the National Football League (NFL) in rushing… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • ATOS: 4.8
  • Dewey: 796.332092 [B]

Facebook Founder and Internet Entrepreneur Mark Zuckerberg

From the Series STEM Trailblazer Bios

Do you have friends or family members who use Facebook? That social networking website is the brainchild of Mark Zuckerberg. He has helped Facebook grow into a company that has almost one and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1010
  • ATOS: 6.1
  • Dewey: 302.30285
26 titles

Fall 2019 Grades K–6 Collection — Audisee®—On Level Set

Titles in this collection feature single word highlighting matched to real-voice narration at a pace appropriate for the specified reading level of each title. The on-level reading speed… Read More →

  • Audisee®—On Level
  • List Price: $1,172.88
  • Your Price: $879.66
  • 26 titles
Fall 2020

Fighting Climate Change with Greta Thunberg

From the Series Teen Strong

When Greta Thunberg learned about climate change, she was deeply troubled. The young woman then took action. Through protests and outspoken speeches, she has taken the world by storm… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760

Flickr Cofounder and Web Community Creator Caterina Fake

From the Series STEM Trailblazer Bios

Do you like to take pictures and share them online? Do you like to share comments on photos, places you've been, or articles? If so, you've probably heard of Flickr and other websites that… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760
  • ATOS: 5.0
  • Dewey: 005.1092

Follow Those Zebras: Solving a Migration Mystery

From the Series Sandra Markle's Science Discoveries

Every year in Namibia, about two thousand zebras suddenly disappear from their grazing area along the Chobe River. Months later, the herd returns. Where do they go? And why? Thanks to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1050
  • Dewey: 599.665/71568

Frida Kahlo: Artist and Activist

From the Series Gateway Biographies

Decades after her death, Mexican artist Frida Kahlo remains an icon for Chicanos as well as for the feminist and LGBTQ+ movements. Read about her life as an artist and political activist. Read More →

  • Lexile: 900
  • ATOS: 5.9
  • Dewey: 700.92

Gal Gadot: Soldier, Model, Wonder Woman

From the Series Gateway Biographies

In 2017 the movie Wonder Woman became a box-office hit, breaking records and earning hundreds of millions of dollars. Israeli actor Gal Gadot played Wonder Woman—a fierce and compassionate… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • Dewey: 792.02/8092 [B]

Game Changer: John McLendon and the Secret Game

When they piled into cars and drove through Durham, North Carolina, the members of the Duke University Medical School basketball team only knew that they were going somewhere to play… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1170
  • ATOS: 5.7
  • Dewey: 796.32307'7
27 titles

Gateway Biographies — eBook Set

From the Series Gateway Biographies

Discover the human side of key newsworthy and historical figures. Each biography in this easy-reading series is peppered with quotes and childhood stories, accounts of successes and failures… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $1,295.73
  • Your Price: $971.80
  • 27 titles
Fall 2020 4 titles

Gateway Biographies Fall 2020 New Releases — Hardcover Set

From the Series Gateway Biographies

Discover the human side of key newsworthy and historical figures. Each biography in this easy-reading series is peppered with quotes and childhood stories, accounts of successes and failures… Read More →

  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $127.96
  • Your Price: $95.97
  • 4 titles
34 titles

Gateway Biographies — Hardcover Set

From the Series Gateway Biographies

Discover the human side of key newsworthy and historical figures. Each biography in this easy-reading series is peppered with quotes and childhood stories, accounts of successes and failures… Read More →

  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $1,087.66
  • Your Price: $815.75
  • 34 titles
10 titles

Gateway Biographies — Paperback Set

From the Series Gateway Biographies

Discover the human side of key newsworthy and historical figures. Each biography in this easy-reading series is peppered with quotes and childhood stories, accounts of successes and failures… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $109.90
  • Your Price: $104.41
  • 10 titles

Genetics Expert Joanna L. Kelley

From the Series STEM Trailblazer Bios

Have you ever solved a tricky puzzle? As kids, Joanna Kelley and her siblings had fun solving the math and science challenges their parents invented at the dinner table. Later, Kelly's love… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • ATOS: 5.5
  • Dewey: 576.5092

Genius Physicist Albert Einstein

From the Series STEM Trailblazer Bios

Have you ever used your imagination to solve a problem? When Albert Einstein was young, he was fascinated by the way magnetism made a compass work. As an adult, he used thought experiments to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • ATOS: 5.4
  • Dewey: 530.092 [B]

Giancarlo Stanton

From the Series Sports All-Stars (Lerner ™ Sports)

Giancarlo Stanton is a New York Yankees outfielder. Fans know him as one of the most powerful hitters in baseball. He crushes the ball with so much force that he led Major League Baseball (MLB Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: 796.357092 [B]

Giannis Antetokounmpo

From the Series Sports All-Stars (Lerner ™ Sports)

Giannis Antetokounmpo is known to basketball fans as "The Greek Freak." Through dynamic photos and text, readers will learn more fun information about Antetokounmpo, from his childhood in… Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • ATOS: 4.7
  • Dewey: 796.323092 [B]

Google Cybersecurity Expert Parisa Tabriz

From the Series STEM Trailblazer Bios

Do you like to compete against other people? So did cybersecurity engineer Parisa Tabriz. She turned her toughness and her competitive spirit into a job as Google's top security expert. As a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • ATOS: 5.1
  • Dewey: 005.8/092 [B]

Google Glass and Robotics Innovator Sebastian Thrun

From the Series STEM Trailblazer Bios

Have you ever wished you could use technology to improve people's lives? Ever since he was a teenager, Sebastian Thrun wanted to build machines that helped people. So far, Thrun has… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: 629.8'92092

GoPro Inventor Nick Woodman

From the Series STEM Trailblazer Bios

Do you enjoy snapping photos or taking movies of your adventures? So does Nick Woodman—but when he was growing up, most of his activities weren't camera-safe. Woodman was a diehard surfer. He… Read More →

  • Lexile: 710
  • ATOS: 4.7
  • Dewey: 600