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Thunder underground / poems by Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Jos©♭e Masse.

Thunder underground /  poems by Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Jos©♭e Masse.
A collection of poems explores the wonder underground, from animal burrows and subways to caves and magma.


Wolf Island / Ian McAllister & Nicholas Read.

Wolf Island /  Ian McAllister & Nicholas Read.
This nonfiction picture book is illustrated with stunning wildlife photographs and tells the story of a lone wolf who swims to an island in the Great Bear Rainforest.--


Why do families change? : our first talk about separation and divorce / Dr. Jillian Roberts ; illustrated by Cindy Revell.

Why do families change? : our first talk about separation and divorce / Dr. Jillian Roberts ; illustrated by Cindy Revell.
A nonfiction picture book that introduces very young children to the concept of separation and divorce in a resassuring and straightforward way.--


Come look with me : exploring landscape art with children / Gladys S. Blizzard.

Come look with me : exploring landscape art with children / Gladys S. Blizzard.
Presents twelve color reproductions of landscape paintings by such artists as Vincent Van Gogh, M.C. Escher, and Georgia O'Keeffe, with questions to stimulate discussion and background information on each artist and painting.


LGBTQ human rights movement / Theresa Morlock.

LGBTQ human rights movement /  Theresa Morlock.


Phones keep us connected / by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld ; illustrated by Kasia Nowowiejska.

Phones keep us connected /  by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld ; illustrated by Kasia Nowowiejska.
Explains how the invention of the telephone changed the world and outlines concept-introducing scientific activities, including how to build a string phone.


Insects : the most fun bug book ever / Sneed B. Collard III.

Insects : the most fun bug book ever / Sneed B. Collard III.
Presents a look at insects, describing their physical features, defense mechanisms, communication skills, life cycle, predatory behavior, and the adaptation abilities that make them one of the most successful life forms on Earth.


Rhino in the house : the true story of saving Samia / Daniel Kirk.

Rhino in the house : the true story of saving Samia / Daniel Kirk.
This is a nonfiction picture book for young children. It tells the true story of Anna Merz, a wildlife protector in Africa, and Samia, a black rhinoceros she saved after it was abandoned by its mother.--


Utterly amazing Earth / written by Dougal Jerram ; illustrators, Dan Crisp, Molly Lattin.

Utterly amazing Earth /  written by Dougal Jerram ; illustrators, Dan Crisp, Molly Lattin.
Provides information about the planet Earth, covering land, atmosphere, and climate, in a book that includes flaps, pop-ups, and wheels.


The book of chocolate : the amazing story of the world's favorite candy / HP Newquist.

The book of chocolate : the amazing story of the world's favorite candy / HP Newquist.


Down comes the rain / by Franklyn M. Branley ; illustrated by Mary Ann Fraser.

Down comes the rain /  by Franklyn M. Branley ; illustrated by Mary Ann Fraser.
Explains how the water cycle leads to different types of weather patterns.


Keep a pocket in your poem : classic poems and playful parodies / written and selected by J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrated by Johanna Wright.

Keep a pocket in your poem : classic poems and playful parodies / written and selected by J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrated by Johanna Wright.
Collects thirteen classic poems by such masters as Robert Frost, Langston Hughes and Emily Dickinson that are paired with lighthearted parodies.


The wild swans : also includes the nightingale / Hans Christian Andersen ; translated by Misha Hoekstra ; illustrated by Helen Crawford-White.

The wild swans : also includes the nightingale / Hans Christian Andersen ; translated by Misha Hoekstra ; illustrated by Helen Crawford-White.


Sioux code talkers of World War II / Andrea M. Page.

Sioux code talkers of World War II /  Andrea M. Page.
The author's great-uncle John Bear King was a Sioux Indian in the First Cavalry in the Second World War. Her book follows seven Sioux who put aside a long history of prejudice against their people and joined the fight against Japan, using their native language as a secret code for the Americans. The Sioux and other tribal code-talking groups have historically taken a backseat to the Navajo Code Talkers, until a presidential act of recognition was signed in 2008.--Provided by publisher.


Monkey king : a classic Chinese tale for children / by David Seow ; illustrations by L.K. Tay-Audouard.

Monkey king : a classic Chinese tale for children / by David Seow ; illustrations by L.K. Tay-Audouard.
TRADITIONAL STORIES (CHILDREN'S / TEENAGE). BILINGUAL. IN ENGLISH / CHINESE. The Monkey King: The Classic Chinese Tale for Children is inspired by Chinese folktales and legends about Monkey, King of the Mountain of Flowers and Fruit, Great Sage Equal to Heaven. But his friends just call him Monkey! Hilariously mischievous and full of energy, Monkey has uniquely amazing magical powers. Long ago, the Jade Emperor, the ruler of the Heavens, was so unhappy that China was in great turmoil that he even considered destroying its people. The Goddess of Mercy, Guan Yin, suggested another way-find Lord BuddhaAEs scriptures in India and bring them back to China-this would help the Chinese to become peaceful and kind. This Chinese children's story is about the beginnings of this epic journey, and how Monkey, Pigsy, and Sandy join this quest. Ages 5+


And the tide comes in-- : exploring a Georgia salt marsh / by Merryl Alber ; illustrated by Joyce Mihran Turley.

And the tide comes in-- : exploring a Georgia salt marsh / by Merryl Alber ; illustrated by Joyce Mihran Turley.
Two cousins explore a Georgia coastal salt marsh and slowly build their knowledge of its unique ecosystem.


Totally epic, true and wacky soccer facts and stories by Puck / art by Jon Stollberg.

Totally epic, true and wacky soccer facts and stories by Puck /  art by Jon Stollberg.


When Jackie saved Grand Central : the true story of Jacqueline Kennedy's fight for an American icon / written by Natasha Wing ; illustrated by Alexandra Boiger.

When Jackie saved Grand Central : the true story of Jacqueline Kennedy's fight for an American icon / written by Natasha Wing ; illustrated by Alexandra Boiger.


Otis the owl / by Mary Holland.

Otis the owl /  by Mary Holland.
In beautifully detailed photographs, Mary Holland captures the first few months of a baby owl's life. The huge eyes and fluffy feathers will steal the hearts of readers as they learn how barred owl parents ready their young owlets for the big world outside the nest. Follow along as Otis learns to eat, fights with his sister, and prepares for flight.--


Bravo! : poems about amazing Hispanics / Margarita Engle ; illustrated by Rafael López.

Bravo! : poems about amazing Hispanics / Margarita Engle ; illustrated by Rafael López.
Bold, graphic portraits and beautiful poems present famous and lesser-known Latinos from varied backgrounds who have faced life's challenges in creative ways.--Provided by publisher.


A place for bats / written by Melissa Stewart ; illustrated by Higgins Bond.

A place for bats /  written by Melissa Stewart ; illustrated by Higgins Bond.
Examines the ecosystems that support the survival of bats as well as efforts to save the mammals, introducing readers to ways human action or inaction can affect bat populations.


100 things to be when you grow up / Lisa M. Gerry.

100 things to be when you grow up /  Lisa M. Gerry.


The amazing book of LEGO Star Wars / written by David Fentiman.

The amazing book of LEGO Star Wars /  written by David Fentiman.
Have you ever met an Ewok or seen the Empire's mighty Death Star? Have you faced the scary rancor, or joined the brave Jedi Knights? All of this and much, much more awaits you. Welcome to the amazing LEGO Star Wars galaxy. -- page 2.


Baby animals / Dorothea DePrisco.

Baby animals /  Dorothea DePrisco.
Describes animal babies and their developmental behaviors, discussing cats, otters, raccoons, snails, and kangaroos.


Animals on the move / Dorothea DePrisco.

Animals on the move /  Dorothea DePrisco.
Describes the ways in which animals move, including hopping, flying, and climbing, discussing such animals as frogs, worms, falcons, and cheetahs.


The hidden life of a toad / Doug Wechsler.

The hidden life of a toad /  Doug Wechsler.
Presents extreme close-up images of the life cycle of the American toad, from egg to tadpole to adult.


Just joking gross : 300 hilarious and disgusting jokes, tongue twisters, riddles and more! / Rosie Gowsell Pattison.

Just joking gross : 300 hilarious and disgusting jokes, tongue twisters, riddles and more! / Rosie Gowsell Pattison.
Brace yourself for some serious (seriously fun) ickiness! This delightfully disgusting book is a tribute to all kinds of everyday nastiness! Discover yucky jokes, laugh-out-loud lists, kooky knock-knocks, funny puns, strange tongue twisters, and more to share with friends and family. Funny profiles of super-gross animals and weird-but-true science show that grossness is also downright fascinating--


Little kids first big book of weather / by Karen de Seve.

Little kids first big book of weather /  by Karen de Seve.
A fact-filled introduction to the wild and wonderful world of weather. You'll discover how a rainbow forms; learn why some places are hot and others cold; and even play some games!


Holy Bible : New International Readers' Version.

Holy Bible : New International Readers' Version.
The Bible is not a fairy tale, but every great story happened once upon a time. The NIrV Once Upon a Time Holy Bible contains a presentation page and also highlights six great stories from the Bible on 24 full-color inserts. Each story is told on four pages in full-color, illustrated splendor. Also contains the complete New International Reader's Version (NIrV) of the Bible.--


Raspberry Pi projects workbook / author and consultant, Sway Grantham.

Raspberry Pi projects workbook /  author and consultant, Sway Grantham.
Offers a workbook introducing readers to the basics of using Raspberry Pi, including projects that involve coding with Scratch, Python, and Sonic Pi.


Sir Cumference and the Fracton Faire : a math adventure / Cindy Neuschwander ; illustrated by Wayne Geehan.

Sir Cumference and the Fracton Faire : a math adventure / Cindy Neuschwander ; illustrated by Wayne Geehan.


A soldier's sketchbook : the illustrated First World War diary of R.H. Rabjohn / John Wilson.

A soldier's sketchbook : the illustrated First World War diary of R.H. Rabjohn / John Wilson.


What a waste! : where does garbage go? / by Claire Eamer ; illustrated by Bambi Edlund.

What a waste! : where does garbage go? / by Claire Eamer ; illustrated by Bambi Edlund.
What a Waste! explores the problem of garbage and how humans have dealt with it from prehistory to modern times. Topics include how archaeologists study ancient garbage; the growth of consumer culture and disposability; food waste; the environmental effects of garbage; problem garbage like electronic and toxic waste; sewage and dead bodies; and garbage in the oceans and in space. Sidebars highlight people and organizations around the world who are making efforts to reduce or reuse waste.--


Lighter than air : Sophie Blanchard, the first woman pilot / Matthew Clark Smith ; illustrated by Matt Tavares.

Lighter than air : Sophie Blanchard, the first woman pilot / Matthew Clark Smith ; illustrated by Matt Tavares.
Shares the life of the first female to work as a professional balloonist, making more than sixty ascents until 1819, she became the first woman to die in an aviation accident.


Come on in, America : the United States and World War I / Linda Barrett Osborne.

Come on in, America : the United States and World War I / Linda Barrett Osborne.


A dog in the cave : the wolves who made us human / Kay Frydenborg.

A dog in the cave : the wolves who made us human / Kay Frydenborg.
Explores the connection between dogs and humans from hunter-gatherer partners to modern day pets, focusing on how humans have influenced dogs' evolution and raising new questions about the species' shared future.


Out of wonder : poems celebrating poets / Kwame Alexander with Chris Colderley and Marjory Wentworth ; illustrated Ekua Holmes.

Out of wonder : poems celebrating poets / Kwame Alexander with Chris Colderley and Marjory Wentworth ; illustrated Ekua Holmes.
Presents a collection of twenty poems written in tribute to well-known poets from around the world.


We're going deer hunting / Shelby Moran.



We're going small-game hunting / Kaylee Gilmore.

We're going small-game hunting /  Kaylee Gilmore.


Martina & Chrissie : the greatest rivalry in the history of sports / Phil Bildner ; illustrated by Brett Helquist.

Martina & Chrissie : the greatest rivalry in the history of sports / Phil Bildner ; illustrated by Brett Helquist.
This nonfiction picture book takes you behind the scenes of the friendship and rivalry of tennis stars Martina Navratilova and Chris Evert. In the 1970s and 1980s they faced off in epic duels and classic showdowns. Since their retirements from tennis, they have remained friends and support each others in their efforts and endeavors.~Traces the friendship and rivalry of tennis stars Martina Navratilova and Chris Evert.


World War II : a nonfiction companion to Magic Tree House Super Edition #1 : World at War, 1944 / by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce ; illustrated by Carlo Molinari.

World War II  : a nonfiction companion to Magic Tree House Super Edition #1 : World at War, 1944 / by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce ; illustrated by Carlo Molinari.
Examines the historical events that the Magic Tree House book World at War, 1944 is based on, discussing the causes of the war and D-Day and providing photographs and illustrations.


Botanicum / illustrated by Katie Scott ; written by Kathy Willis.

Botanicum /  illustrated by Katie Scott ; written by Kathy Willis.
Showcases dozens of full-color plants from around the world in a gallery format, complemented by identification information and brief descriptions.


Fresh-picked poetry : a day at the farmers' market / Michelle Schaub ; illustrated by Amy Huntington.

Fresh-picked poetry : a day at the farmers' market / Michelle Schaub ; illustrated by Amy Huntington.
This collection of poems takes young readers to a day at an urban farmers' market. Who to see, what to eat, and how produce is grown--it's all so exciting, fresh, and delicious. Readers are invited to peruse the stands and inspect vendors' wares with poems like Farmer Greg's Free-Range Eggs, Summer Checklist, and Necessary Mess. Bright and vibrant, this is the perfect guide for little ones to take with them on marketing day to inspire literacy and healthy eating.


The Whydah : a pirate ship feared, wrecked, and found / Martin W. Sandler.

The Whydah : a pirate ship feared, wrecked, and found / Martin W. Sandler.
Describes what happend when a slave ship that was captured by pirates in 1717, packed with plunder, was sunk by a brutal storm, and the expedition to locate the wreck and what was uncovered.


How I learn : a kid's guide to learning disability / by Brenda S. Miles, PhD, and Colleen A. Patterson, MA ; illustrated by Jane Heinrichs.

How I learn : a kid's guide to learning disability / by Brenda S. Miles, PhD, and Colleen A. Patterson, MA ; illustrated by Jane Heinrichs.
How I Learn introduces the concept of a learning disability in concrete terms for younger students. This supportive and upbeat story reassures readers that they are capable, and can use 'smart strategies' to help themselves learn. And that's better than OK. That's GREAT! A note to parents, caregivers, and professionals is included, with suggestions to guide discussion and help children identify their particular strengths and challenges.--Back cover.


Mayflower Compact / Christine Honders.

Mayflower Compact /  Christine Honders.
Provides facts about the Mayflower Compact, the first document written by Europeans establishing a government in what would become the United States.


The hiding game / Gwen Strauss ; illustration by Herb Leonhard.

The hiding game /  Gwen Strauss ; illustration by Herb Leonhard.
At their new home in the Villa Air-Bel, Aube and her family are used to things being hidden. Among the secrets kept at the château are a radio, a cow, andmost secret of allAube herself. Even with the threat of Nazi capture looming over their heads, life at the villa has been colorful for the refugees awaiting their escape to safety. Joined by writers, musicians, artists, and great thinkers like Marc Chagall and Max Ernst, Aube spends each day singing, playing games, and creating art. Together, this lively congregation are able to fight back fear and hatred with bravery and laughternot just for young Aube, but for themselves as well.


Emancipation Proclamation / Ryan Nagelhout.

Emancipation Proclamation /  Ryan Nagelhout.
Explores the Emancipation Proclamation and its impact on American history.


Bill of Rights / Katie Kawa.

Bill of Rights /  Katie Kawa.
The Bill of Rights is a foundational document in American history that's still being analyzed and debated today. Readers gain a better understanding of these first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution through accessible text designed to reflect essential social studies curriculum topics. The main text is accompanied by fact-filled sidebars and eye-catching graphic organizers. Readers will have fun exploring historical images relevant to this topic, including parts of the Bill of Rights itself. Careful analysis of this landmark democratic document will guide readers in gaining a deeper understanding of American independence and equality--Provided by the publisher.


U.S. Constitution / Kristen Rajczak Nelson.

U.S. Constitution /  Kristen Rajczak Nelson.
Provides a history of the Constitution, and explains each section including the Bill of Rights and subsequent amendments.


Declaration of Independence / Sarah Machajewski.

Declaration of Independence /  Sarah Machajewski.
Explores the Declaration of Independence and how it continues to impact America today.


Articles of Confederation / Heather Moore Niver.

Articles of Confederation /  Heather Moore Niver.
Provides a history of the Articles of Confederation, and explains how it came to be written, the meaning of each section, and the reasons why it was eventually replaced by the Constitution.


 

 

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