Cartboy and the time capsule Campbell, L. A., 1962-
Sixth-grader Hal gets a year-long journal-keeping assignment in his least favorite class, history, much to the delight of his history buff father.
Starring Jules (super-secret spy girl) Ain, Beth Levine, author.
Second grade is over and Jules is on her way to Quebec to film a spy movie, but she misses all her friends, and with only a hockey player and a diva starlet as cast mates in a place where nobody speaks English, she is feeling lonely--and her mother will not even let her go bungee-jumping.
Half a world away Kadohata, Cynthia.
Twelve-year-old Jaden, an emotionally damaged adopted boy fascinated by electricity, feels a connection to a small, weak toddler with special needs in Kazakhstan, where Jaden's family is trying to adopt a "normal" baby.
The perfect place Harris, Teresa E.
Twelve-year-old Treasure Daniels and her younger sister must move in with Great-aunt Grace until their mother sorts herself out, but life in Black Lake, Virginia, where segregation lingers, is hard and Grace is a nightmare--at least on the surface.
Rogue knight Mull, Brandon, 1974-
When the hunt for his lost friends leads Cole Randolph to the kingdom of Elloweer, he and new friends Mira, Twitch, and Jace team up with the resistance movement to search for Mira's sister, Honor, but enemies abound and Cole and Mira must use a new kind of magic to protect themselves.
Puerto Rico : isle of enchantment Owings, Lisa.
"Developed by literacy experts for students in grades three through seven, this book introduces young readers to the geography and culture of Puerto Rico"--Provided by publisher.
New Zealand Frazel, Ellen.
"Developed by literacy experts for students in grades three through seven, this book introduces young readers to the geography and culture of New Zealand"--Provided by publisher.
Madagascar Frazel, Ellen.
"Developed by literacy experts for students in grades three through seven, this book introduces young readers to the geography and culture of Madagascar"--Provided by publisher.
Delaware : the first state Schnobrich, Emily.
"Developed by literacy experts for students in grades three through seven, this book introduces young readers to the geography and culture of Delaware"--Provided by publisher.
South Carolina : the palmetto state Schuetz, Kristin.
"Developed by literacy experts for students in grades three through seven, this book introduces young readers to the geography and culture of South Carolina"--Provided by publisher.
Michigan : the Great Lakes state Rechner, Amy.
"Developed by literacy experts for students in grades three through seven, this book introduces young readers to the geography and culture of Michigan"--Provided by publisher.
Utah : the beehive state Hoena, B. A.
"Developed by literacy experts for students in grades three through seven, this book introduces young readers to the geography and culture of Utah"--Provided by publisher.
Maryland : the old line state Perish, Patrick.
"Developed by literacy experts for students in grades three through seven, this book introduces young readers to the geography and culture of Maryland"--Provided by publisher.
War of the world records : a fantastic family Whipple novel Ward, Matthew (Children's writer), author.
When the rivalry between the Whipples and the Goldwins escalates to an all-out war as the World Record World Championships draw near, recordless Arthur Whipple and his unlikely ally Ruby Goldwin unravel the mystery of the Lyon's Curse and the secrets of their fathers' shared past.
Grassland animals Owen, Ruth, 1967- author.
Jungle animals Owen, Ruth, 1967- author.
Yorkipoos Owen, Ruth, 1967- author.
Peekapoos Owen, Ruth, 1967- author.
The life of Duke Ellington : giant of jazz Old, Wendie C.
Examines the life and career of the talented jazz composer, bandleader, and pianist, from his childhood in Washington, D.C., through his battle against racism, to his influence on the world of jazz.
The life of Benjamin Banneker : astronomer and mathematician Litwin, Laura Baskes, author.
The story of free African American Benjamin Banneker, who, despite growing up in a time of slavery, pushed through to make his dream of being an astronomer come true.
The life of Frederick Douglass : speaking out against slavery Schraff, Anne E.
The life of Louis Armstrong : king of jazz Old, Wendie C.
Explores the life and career of the renowned trumpeter and bandleader of the jazz era.
The life of Paul Robeson : actor, singer, political activist Wright, David K.
The life of Paul Laurence Dunbar : portrait of a poet Reef, Catherine.
Coding for kids for dummies McCue, Camille, author.
An easy-to-grasp introduction to coding concepts for kids. Coding For Kids For Dummies breaks coding into a series of small projects, each designed to teach elementary-to-middle-school-aged students a core concept to build a game, application, or other tool. In this his hands-on, friendly guide readers will get access to a leading coding tool that has been designed specifically for kids, showing them how to create the projects provided in the book as well as how to implement them into their own creative work.
Warsaw, Lodz, Vilna : the Holocaust ghettos Altman, Linda Jacobs, 1943- author.
Marie Curie : physics and chemistry pioneer Krieg, Katherine.
Temple Grandin : inspiring animal-behavior scientist Sepahban, Lois.
Photosynthesis Zuchora-Walske, Christine, author.
"Explores how photosynthesis constantly powers the inner workings of our world."--
Pakistan Murray, Julie, 1969- author.
Photographs and text provide information about the country of Pakistan.
New Zealand Murray, Julie, 1969-
Photographs and text provide information about the country of New Zealand.
Anti-semitism and the "final solution" : the Holocaust overview Byers, Ann, author.
Wiesel, Wiesenthal, Klarsfeld : the Holocaust survivors Yeatts, Tabatha, author.
"Discusses the experiences of people who survived the Holocaust, the trials of Nazi leaders at Nuremberg, the establishment of the state of Israel, the search for justice, and efforts of the survivors to begin new lives"--Provided by publisher.
Auschwitz, Bergen-Belsen, Treblinka : the Holocaust camps Byers, Ann, author.
Schindler, Wallenberg, Miep Gies : the Holocaust heroes Fremon, David K.
Hitler, Goebbels, Himmler : the Nazi Holocaust masterminds Altman, Linda Jacobs, 1943-
Hawaii : the aloha state Oachs, Emily Rose.
"Developed by literacy experts for students in grades three through seven, this book introduces young readers to the geography and culture of Hawaii"--
West Virginia : the mountain state Owings, Lisa.
Young readers learn about the geography and history of West Virginia.
Rhode Island : the ocean state Rechner, Amy.
"Developed by literacy experts for students in grades three through seven, this book introduces young readers to the geography and culture of Rhode Island"--Provided by publisher.
The special secret Ryder, Chloe.
On Harvest Day, Pippa and her Princess Pony friend Stardust head to the grasslands to help--and to search for the remaining missing horseshoes needed to save the enchanted island of Chevalia.
Do you know hyenas? Bergeron, Alain M., 1957-
Facts about hyenas, presented in graphic novel format.
Schooled Stoudemire, Amar'e, author.
After the coach and principal approach Amar'e to join the school basketball team, Amar'e realizes the sport is different indoors than the street ball tournaments and he must prove to himself and his teammates he belongs on the team.
Most valuable Stoudemire, Amar'e, author.
Amar'e's idol, Overtime Tanner plans the biggest streetball tournament every year. But when Overtime gets hurt during a basketball game, he can't make the arrangements in time. Amar'e and his friends help set up the tournament. On top of that, each group of Amar'e's friends wants him to play for their team and he's torn on what to do. Planning a tournament is a lot more work than playing in one. Based on the life of All-Star NBA sensation Amar'e Stoudemire, who overcame many obstacles.
Keena Ford and the field trip mix-up Thomson, Melissa, 1979-
Keena and her second-grade class go on a field trip to the United States Capitol where they meet a congressman and Keena makes a big impression, which she documents in her new journal.
Furious Jones and the assassin's secret Kehoe, Tim, author.
Upon witnessing his famous spy-novelist father's murder just seven months after his mother's death, twelve-year-old Furious, now an orphan, seeks clues in his father's latest novel to stop the murderer before he or she strikes again.
Nevada : the battle born state Hoena, B. A.
"Developed by literacy experts for students in grades three through seven, this book introduces young readers to the geography and culture of Nevada"--Provided by publisher.
Dragon rider Funke, Cornelia Caroline.
After learning that humans are headed toward his hidden home, Firedrake, a silver dragon, is joined by a brownie and an orphan boy in a quest to find a legendary valley, known as the Rim of Heaven, while being pursued by an old enemy.
The less-than-hidden secrets and final revelations of Lydia Goldblatt & Julie Graham-Chang Ignatow, Amy, author, illustrator.
"Lydia and Julie have been through many adventures as they navigated junior high and the search for popularity, but as they near the end of seventh grade, life seems to be settling into a familiar rhythm. And then ... disaster strikes! Literally. The peaceful world of Hamlin Junior High is rocked when the students learn that they're going to have to play host to new students whose junior high school burned down. The outside threat bands the Hamlin kids together against a common enemy--for a while. When someone gets their hands on Lydia and Julie's notebook and starts papering the school with some of the girls' most private thoughts, no one from either school wants anything to do with them. With the big, combined-school dance looming, how can the girls stop the war and redeem their rotten reputations?"--Page 4 of cover.
King Thrushbeard Grimm, Jacob, 1785-1863, author.
Because of her hateful pride, the king gives his daughter in marriage to the first beggar that comes to the door.
Avatar, the last airbender. The promise Yang, Gene Luen.
The ultimate book about me Platt, Richard, author.
Explores what makes a person a person, including their genes, body, brain, memory, emotions, gender, and ancestors.
Starring Jules (third grade debut) Ain, Beth Levine, author.
Jules is starting third grade, but her new teacher seems a little strange, she has to choose and research a famous person for the class wax museum project, and rehearsals for the sitcom she is in are harder than ever--especially since the TV show is about to air.
Whack of the P-rex Cummings, Troy, author.
When Alexander and his friends find a very large footprint and piles of candy everywhere, they realize the school is being threatened by a Piñata-saurus Rex, a sweet-tasting monster who likes to smash things--and they find that the solution may be as near as a broken ant farm.
Dwyane Wade : basketball superstar Doeden, Matt.
"Introduces readers to the life of pro basketball star Dwyane Wade"--
Stitched paper art for kids : 22 cheeky pickle sewing projects Benyon, Ali, 1973- author.
Turn your resident amateur sewist into a master of paper craft with Stitched Paper Art. Sewing machine novices or not, kids will build their skills while creating bright, fun art. Varied projects include headbands and necklaces, bookmarks and buntings, and picture frames and purses. Mixing and matching designs and colors is part of the fun. The simplicity of the process practically guarantees that kids can finish a project in just one afternoon. And since paper is much more forgiving to work with than fabric, it gives them the confidence necessary to complete project after project after project!
Playing pro basketball Gitlin, Marty.
For a professional player, basketball isn't just a fun game--it's a job. Millions of people are watching your every move, expecting you to make every shot and block your competitors'. You have to give your all for every game, and when you're not playing, you're sharpening skills, working on plays, and studying your opponents. Dedication extends beyond the season. You must follow strict diets and workout plans to stay in shape throughout the year. You must learn to manage the pressure of constant travel and stardom. Is it worth it? This book, which was reviewed by 11-year National Basketball Association (NBA) veteran and three-time NBA champion Devean George, offers an authentic look at what life is like as a pro basketball player.
Minecraft hacks master builder : the unofficial guide to tips and tricks that other guides won't teach you Miller, Megan, author.
"With Minecraft hacks master builder, kids will learn how to build the coolest stuff, including an underwater house, a pirate ship, and a fortified castle! Other tips will help gamers: Find the best locations, choose their favorite style, learn how to get started with foundations and walls, become landscaping experts, learn how to decorate their living room, and much more! Packed with expert tips, cheats, and hacks on planning all types of buildings and with over one hundred screenshots, Minecraft Hacks Master Builder shows exactly how the experts bring their amazing structures to life, from designing realistic roofs and exteriors to planning crenelated castle battlements. Detailed step-by-step illustrated guides will let every kid follow along to build their very own awesome castles, bridges, and farms and add the decor and landscaping details that bring their creations to life."--Amazon.com
Do you know dinosaurs? Bergeron, Alain M., 1957-
Facts about dinosaurs, presented in graphic novel format.
Do you know praying mantises? Bergeron, Alain M., 1957-
Facts about praying mantises, presented in graphic novel format.
Starring Jules (in drama-rama) Ain, Beth Levine.
Jules, excited and nervous about her part in a sitcom pilot, is also concerned about her class moving up ceremony and her touchy relationships with ex-best friend Charlotte and new best friend Elinor--it is almost too much drama for one seven-year-old New Yorker to handle.
Keena Ford and the secret journal mix-up Thomson, Melissa, 1979-
When she accidentally leaves her journal in Tiffany's apartment, Keena is afraid that Tiffany will reveal all of her secrets.
Little Red Quacking Hood Jones, Noah (Noah Z.), author.
In her second adventure in the Land of Fake-Believe, Princess Pink meets Scaredy-Pants Wolf, a baker whose business has been robbed by Little Red Quacking Hood--and to save the bakery Princess must figure out why the ducks are suddenly so interested in pies.
Get to know dog breeds : the 200 most popular breeds Krämer, Eva-Maria.
"Discusses the appearance, origin, and temperament of more than two hundred dog breeds categorized into groups according to the tasks they were originally bred for, including herding dogs, hunting dogs, sled dogs, lap dogs, and more"--
Get to know cat breeds : over 40 best-known breeds Metz, Gabriele.
"Discusses the appearance, origin, and temperament of more than forty cat breeds grouped into categories established by the Fédération Internationale Féline (FIFe): Persians and exotic shorthairs, semi-longhair cats, short-haired cats and Somali, the Oriental family, and breeds recognized by the World Cat Federation (WCF). Includes a chapter on cat care"--
Get to know horse breeds : the 100 best-known breeds Behling, Silke.
"Discusses more than one hundred horse breeds categorized into groups according to temperament, build, and size: warm bloods, Thoroughbreds, Baroque horses, cold bloods, small horses and ponies, gaited horses, and Western horses"--
The life of Carter G. Woodson : father of African-American history Durden, Robert Franklin.
The life of Harriet Tubman : Moses of the Underground Railroad Schraff, Anne E.
The life of Martin Luther King, Jr. : leader for civil rights Schuman, Michael.
The life of Bessie Coleman : first African-American woman pilot Plantz, Connie, author.
Sonia Sotomayor : the Supreme Court's first Hispanic justice Barrington, Richard, 1961- author.
Aung San Suu Kyi : Myanmar's freedom fighter La Bella, Laura, author.
Pope Francis : the people's pontiff Machajewski, Sarah.
Mexico Buckley, A. M., 1968-
Provides information about Mexico, with emphasis on its geography, culture, history, economy, and government.
Pakistan Heiden, Pete.
Provides information about Pakistan, with emphasis on its geography, culture, history, economy, and government.
Italy Buckley, A. M., 1968-
Provides information about Italy, with emphasis on its geography, culture, history, economy, and government.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are battling their most evil enemies and need help as the reader moves swiftly through eight action scenes that lead the Turtles to victory.