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The freedom summer murders / Don Mitchell.
cover imageCoinciding with the fiftieth anniversary of the Freedom Summer murders, traces the events surrounding the KKK lynching of three young civil rights activists who were trying to register African Americans for the vote.

Comics : investigate the history and technology of American cartooning / written and illustrated by Sam Carbaugh.
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Frogs play cellos : and other fun facts / by Laura Lyn DiSiena and Hannah Eliot ; illustrated by Pete Oswald and Aaron Spurgeon.
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Lifesize rainforest / written by Anita Ganeri ; illustrated by Stuart Jackson-Carter.
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Beetle busters : a rogue insect and the people who track it / Loree Griffin Burns ; photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz.
cover imageThis book about the tree-killing Asian longhorned beetle reveals how the help of everyday people, their neighborhoods, teams of beetle-sniffing dogs, and a nationwide effort from bug scientists to tree doctors are working to eradicate this invasive pest.

Time for kids X why Z space / by Mark Shulman and James Buckley Jr..
cover imageAnswers commonly asked questions about space and includes sections on the sun, the solar system, the stars, and space exploration.

Branching out : how trees are part of our world / by Joan Marie Galat.
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Little humans / Brandon Stanton.
cover imageThe creator of Humans of New York combines an original narrative with some of his favorite children's photos from the blog, in addition to all-new exclusive portraits.

Children of the Holocaust / Alex Woolf.
cover imageProvides an introduction to the Holocaust through the personal testimonies and diaries of those who survived.

Monsters unchained! : over 1,000 drop-dead funny jokes, riddles, and poems about scary, slimy,... creatures for kids and groan ups / Richard Lederer.
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Let's talk about animals / illustrated by Britta Teckentrup ; text by Harriet Blackford.
cover imageLooks at all sorts of different animals, while presenting facts on where they live, the shapes they come in, colors and patterns they have, how they move, what they eat, and how they poop.

Let's talk about vehicles / illustrated by Britta Teckentrup ; text by Ronne Randall.
cover imageLooks at all sorts of different vehicles, from bicycles, roller skates, and pogo sticks to the space shuttle.

Our heroes : how kids are making a difference / written and illustrated by Janet Wilson.
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Bear on the homefront / Stephanie Innes & Harry Endrulat ; art by Brian Deines.
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Hello from 2030 : the science of the future and you / Jan Paul Schutten.
cover image"Would you like to know the future? And, will it be what we think it will be, or will today's predictions be laughably wrong? In Hello from 2030, middle graders get a peek at what's coming just around the corner. In the year 2030, today's kids will be grappling with issues adults are just starting to address now. No, not flying cars: real world conundrums like, what will 8 billion people eat? How can humans produce less trash? Which cool technologies will be used to figure all this out? And, how do people predict the future anyway? This book gives kids not only plenty to dream, argue, and think about, but also a first-hand look at futurology, the science of predicting the future."-- Provided by publisher.

The green sea turtle / Isabel Müller ; translated by David Henry Wilson.
cover imageFollows one green sea turtle for twenty years as it travels around the Indian Ocean and returns to its birthplace on Raine Island to lay eggs that will produce a new generation of sea turtles.

Orangutan houdini / Laurel Neme ; illustrated by Kathie Kelleher.
cover imageThis is the true story of Fu Manchu, an adult male orangutan, who relishes outsmarting his friend, zookeeper Jerry Stones.

The magician of Auschwitz / written by Kathy Kacer ; illustrated by Gillian Newland.
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Tastes like music : 17 quirks of the brain and body / written by Maria Birmingham ; illustrations by Monika Melnychuk.
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Ivan : the remarkable true story of the shopping mall gorilla / Katherine Applegate ; illustrated by G. Brian Karas.
cover image"The true story of Ivan, known as the Shopping Mall Gorilla, who lived alone in a small cage for almost 30 years before being relocated to the gorilla habitat at ZooAtlanta."-- Provided by publisher.

Creature features : twenty-five animals explain why they look the way they do / by Robin Page and Steve Jenkins ; illustrated by Steve Jenkins.
cover image"Packed with many cool facts and visuals on where certain animals live and what they eat, this book captures twenty-five humorous--and very true--explanations of why animals look the way they do in order to exist in this world."--Amazon.com.

The LEGO neighborhood book : build your own town! / Brian Lyles and Jason Lyles.
cover imageProvides complete step-by-step instructions for multistory buildings, recliners, and traffic lights constructed with LEGO pieces.

Strike! : the farm workers' fight for their rights / Larry Dane Brimner.
cover imageA history of Cesar Chavez and the farm workers movement.



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