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The Science Unfair (Alien in My Pocket, Bk. 2)
Ever since Amp crash-landed his spaceship through Zack McGee's bedroom window, Zack's grades have gone from bad to worse. But how will Zack ever find time to do his schoolwork when he's got an alien invasion of Earth to stop? Like every book in the Alien in My Pocket series, The Science UnFair mi...
What Was the March on Washington?
On August 28, 1963, more than 200,000 people gathered in Washington, DC, to demand equal rights for all races. It was there that Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his "I Have a Dream" speech, and it was this peaceful protest that spurred the momentous civil rights laws of the mid-1960s. With black...
Jake the Fake Goes for Laughs (Jake the Fake, Bk. 2)
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The most original, entertaining, and instructive all-in-one book for kids ever published. Vibrantly designed and illustrated, it's crammed with activities that are not only fun and do-able, but get kids engaged in the wider world.
Lights, Camera, Middle School! (Babymouse Tales from the Locker, Bk. 1)
Holm, Jennifer L.
For Babymouse, middle school is like a monster movie. You can never be sure who's a friend and who's an enemy, and the halls are filled with mean-girl zombies. Instead of brains, the zombies hunger for stuff - the perfect wedge sandals or the right shade of sparkly lip gloss - and they expect ev...
The Emperor's Silent Army: Terracotta Warriors of Ancient China
Describes the archaeological discovery of thousands of life-sized terracotta warrior statues in northern China in 1974, and discusses the emperor who had them created and placed near his tomb. Ages 9-12.
Summer might be coming to an end, but the fun doesn't have to! A.J. and the gang from Ella Mentry School have had some wild adventures outside of school too, from a zookeeper who believes animals are smarter than humans to a museum tour guide who says that dinosaur skeletons come to life at night...
Your Amazing Digestion from Mouth through Intestine (Your Amazing Body Books)
Dr. Joanne Settel has all the answers to our most burning questions in this wacky and informative book of poems about our digestive systems.Have you ever wondered . . .Why spicy foods can make you sweat?Why garlic makes your breath so stinky?Just how long your long intestine is?What a pizza slice...
A Pocketful of Princess Posey (Princess Posey, First Grader Books 1-3)
Combines the first three books of the Princess Posey, First Grader series: Princess Posey and the First Grade Parade, Princess Posey and the Perfect Present, and Princess Posey and the Next-Door Dog.
Animal Jam Official Insider's Guide (Second Edition, National Geographic Kids)
Explore the amazing world of Animal Jam, the online virtual world where you take on an awesome avatar and start exploring. This book reveals insider information about the game's world and its animal inhabitants. Packed with photos, facts, and fun, it's also a great guide to real-world animals, ma...
Operation Frog Effect
If one small act can create a ripple across the universe . . . what happens when a whole group of kids join together and act?Told in eight perspectives--including one in graphic novel form--Operation Frog Effect is perfect for fans of Andrew Clements, Rob Buyea, and Sarah Weeks, and for anyone wh...
The Pretty Brilliant Experiment Book (Project Mc2)
Pick up S.T.E.A.M. with experiments in science, chemistry, technology, engineering and more!Inspired by Netflix’s original series, Project Mc2 (TM), The Pretty Brilliant Experiment book has over 20 experiments introduced by our favorite Nov8 (that’s Innovate) agents: McKeyla McAlister, Adrienne A...
The Book of Chocolate: The Amazing Story of the World's Favorite Candy
Join science author HP Newquist as he explores chocolate’s fascinating history. Along the way you’ll meet colorful characters like the feathered-serpent god Quetzalcoatl, who gave chocolate trees to the Aztecs; Henri Nestlé, who invented milk chocolate while trying to save the lives of babies who...
Miss Communication (Babymouse Tales from the Locker, Bk.2)
Holm, Jennifer L.
Watch out, middle school! In her second foray out of graphic novels and into middle grade, Babymouse has a smartphone, and she's not afraid to use it. . . .Ping! Ping! The sound of texting is in the air. Everyone at middle school has a cell phone. Babymouse just has to get one, too.But having a p...
Tale of a Scaredy-Dog (Bea Garcia)
Zemke, Deborah (Ilt)
Sophie is also Bea Garcia’s best friend ever. They both love peanut butter cookies and hanging out in the crabapple tree in the backyard. They also like to snuggle together and dream of all sorts of adventures. Bea and Sophie also share a strong dislike for Bert, the monster next door. When Bea's...
Sorry, Grown-Ups, You Can't Go to School!
This fun role-reversal picture book will help reluctant students get excited for the start of school--no matter what that looks like!It's just another school morning...until Mom, Dad, Grandma, and even Bow-wow the dog BEG the kids to let them come to school, too! Dad can tie his own shoes--why ca...
Ms. Rapscott's Girls
Nestled inside a lighthouse, Great Rapscott School for the Daughters of Busy Parents takes its motto from Amelia Earhart: Adventure is worthwhile in itself. Headmistress Ms. Rapscott couldn’t agree more, but her students, who are shipped to the school in boxes, could use a little convincing. Stil...
On Your Mark, Get Set, Grow!: A "What's Happening to My Body?" Book for Younger Boys
In her uniquely warm and funny style, Lynda Madaras wrote this entirely new book especially for younger boys to give them everything they need to know about the new and exciting changes that are happening to their bodies during puberty. Lynda Madaras has taught puberty and health education to boy...
Minor Incidents and Absolute Uncertainties (Frazzled, Bk. 3)
Abbie Wu thinks that she’s finally getting the hang of this middle school thing. That’s until her teacher announces that they’ll be going to . . . OUTDOOR SCHOOL!While Abbie’s usual clique seems to adjust fine at camp, she doesn’t quite fit in - with anyone! If that isn’t bad enough, her camp cou...
The Pout-Pout Fish Goes to School
Mr. Fish is nervously awaiting his first day of school, and he frets about not knowing how to write his name, how to draw shapes, and how to do math - until he's reassured that school is the perfect place to learn how to master all of these new skills, in Pout-Pout Fish Goes to School from Debora...
The Berenstain Bears Get Ready for School
Brother and Sister Bear get ready for school in this exciting new lift-the-flap storybook. Young readers will love helping the Bears find their backpacks, books, and pencils all in time to catch the bus. Share in the hustle and bustle with the classic New York Times bestselling Berenstain Bears f...
Dr. Floss Is the Boss! (My Weirder-est School, Bk. 3)
Grab your toothbrushes! It's National Dessert Day, and Ella Mentry School has brought in local dentist Dr. Floss to teach A.J. and his friends about the dental dangers of sweets. But Dr. Floss has other plans. She wants the kids to eat as many sweets as possible so that they'll need a dentist! Is...
Dr, Snow Has Got To Go! (My Weirder-est School, Bk. 1)
Ella Mentry School is having a science fair! Guest scientist Dr. Snow has arrived to help A.J. and his friends conduct their own cool experiments. But what is "the Snowman" really planning? And what does STEM even stand for anyway?
Ms. Joni Is a Phony! (My Weirdest School, Bk. 7)
It's picture day at Ella Mentry School! This year, Mr. Klutz has hired a weird photographer, Ms. Joni. She keeps saying "fabulous," and she wants to turn A.J. into a supermodel. But what happens when the Picture Day Zombie makes an appearance? Run for your lives!
School-Tripped (Babymouse Tales From the Locker, Bk. 3)
Holm, Jennifer L.
Watch out, Big City! Babymouse is on a field trip without a chaperone in the third book in the Babymousetastic, highly illustrated Babymouse: Tales from the Locker series.Babymouse's art class is headed to a museum in the Big City. And now that they're middle schoolers, she and her friends will b...
Like Carrot Juice on a Cupcake
I did a mean thing. A very mean thing. I HATE that I did it. But I did. This is worse than carrot juice on a cupcake or a wasp on my pillow or a dress that's too tight at the neck.the third installment from the team who created Like Pickle Juice on a Cookie and Like Bug Juice on a Burger, Eleanor...
My Magical Life (Zach King)
Award-winning digital media star Zach King brings his unique brand of magic to the first installment of a lively, fun-filled trilogy about Zach, a middle schooler in search of his magical powers while navigating the crazy, confusing world of public school.
English Workbook (TinkerActive, Grade 1)
Butler, Megan Hewes
Tinker, make, and engineer to learn through play! With TinkerActive Workbooks, learning leaps off the page and into the real world.Start with interactive and entertaining exercises that cover the essential first grade English skills. Then, apply what you've learned with exciting hands-on tinkerin...
100th Day Worries
When Jessica's teacher tells everyone in class to find 100 things to bring to school for their 100th day, Jessica starts to worry. She wants to bring something really good. But what? 100 marshmallows? No, too sticky. 100 yo-yos? Nah, that's silly. When Jessica reaches the 99th day, she "really"...
It Wasn't Me
Levy, Dana Alison
When Theo's photography project is mysteriously vandalized at school there are five suspected students who all say "it wasn't me." Theo just wants to forget about the humiliating incident but his favorite teacher is determined to get to the bottom of it and has the six of them come into school ov...
Anderson, John David
In middle school, words aren’t just words. They can be weapons. They can be gifts. The right words can win you friends or make you enemies. They can come back to haunt you. Sometimes they can change things forever.When cell phones are banned at Branton Middle School, Frost and his friends Deedee,...
A Letter to My Teacher
Dear Teacher, Whenever I had something to tell you, I tugged on your shirt and whispered in your ear. This time I’m writing a letter. So begins this heartfelt picture book about a girl who prefers running and jumping to listening and learning—and the teacher who gently inspires her. From stomping...
Lucky Jars & Broken Promises (Penelope Perfect, Bk. 3)
Penelope Kingston is absolutely certain that her stall at the school fair will be a huge success. She and Oscar are in charge of the lucky jars, and Penelope wants to break last year's record.This is even more important because Penelope's dad is coming to the fair. She and her brother, Harry, do...
Bounce Back (Zayd Saleem, Chasing the Dream, Bk. 3)
From the critically acclaimed author of Amina’s Voice comes the third book in an exciting middle grade series about a scrawny fourth-grader with big dreams of basketball stardom.Zayd has a plan. He’s ready to take the reins as team captain of the Gold Team.But when an injury leaves him on the sid...
Liz and the Nosy Neighbor (The Critter Club, Bk. 19)
Liz has been assigned a class project that's perfect for her. She has to create a diorama of an animal habitat! Art plus animals? What could be better? Well, things could be better if Liz's new neighbor and classmate was a little nicer to her . . . and a little less nosy.
Expertly written, each book in this series will feature an arresting design, complete with dynamic, multi-layered CGI and 3-D model imagery that is complemented by fascinating, up-to-date information presented in a user-friendly format. Dinosaurs explores every aspect of the time when these real...
The Hadley Academy for the Improbably Gifted
Extraordinary abilities slumber inside each of us. But only some believe in themselves enough to discover their truest identity. These few are the improbably gifted.They are drafted into a secret school - the Hadley Academy. There, they develop their remarkable skills and train to save the world....
What Stars Are Made Of
From debut author Sarah Allen comes a pitch-perfect, heartwarming middle grade novel about growing up, finding yourself, and loving people with everything you’re made of.Twelve-year-old Libby Monroe is great at science, being optimistic, and talking to her famous, accomplished friends (okay, mayb...
Knights and Castles (Insiders)
INsiders brings knights & castles to life, with the most up-to-date information and state-of-the-art 3-D illustrations that practically leap off every page, stimulating minds and imaginations in a whole new way.
Cory has always been passionate about football. But life for him and his single mom has been hard, making it difficult for Cory to play. And though Cory is a good kid, he’s constantly surrounded by negative influences. But when the coach from an elite private school with one of the best football ...
PJ Masks Save the School!
Simon & Schuster
Romeo has stolen the school supplies . . . and Owlette's powers! But Owlette doesn't want to share her powers - even with her friends Catboy and Gekko. Will the PJ Masks be able to work together and save the school?
How do planes stay in the air? How does a space shuttle overcome gravity? Which was the first plane to fly faster than the speed of sound? Flight, a new book in the visually stunning, groundbreaking INSIDERS series, answers all these questions and more. Packed with high quality images and diagra...
Take Your Pet to School Day
When pets show up with their kids at Maple View Elementary, it's total chaos! These animals have no respect for school rules, and every class quickly gets out of hand. But why did they show up in the first place? Who said they could come? Could it have been...the pets themselves? It turns out the...
Girls Who Rocked the World
McCann, Michelle Roehm
"Young women looking for inspiration will surely find it" (Booklist) in these profiles of forty-six movers and shakers who made their mark before they turned twenty. This fun and inspiring collection of influential stories provides forty-six illustrated examples of strong, independent female rol...
Amanda Panda and the Bigger, Better Birthday
Amanda Panda's birthday is tomorrow. She'll be the first kid in her class to turn six! But when she gets to the bus stop, her best friend/worst enemy Bitsy announces that today is HER birthday! And her party is planned for Saturday, the same day as Amanda's! Birthday dreams ruined, Amanda's can't...
How To Talk To Girls
Are you smart enough to take over a girl's heart? Leave it to a nine-year-old to get down to the basics about how to win victory with a girl. How to Talk to Girls is for boys of all ages - from eight to eighty - and the girls they like. So read this book and then you're ready. Good luck! Tip...
Three Cups of Tea
This young readers edition of the worldwide bestseller Three Cups of Tea has been specially adapted for younger readers and updated by Greg Mortenson to bring his remarkable story of humanitarianism up to date for the present. Includes new photos and illustrations, as well as a special interview ...
Stanley Will Probably Be Fine
Pla, Sally J.
Nobody knows comics trivia like Stanley knows comics trivia.It’s what he takes comfort in when the world around him gets to be too much. And after he faints during a safety assembly, Stanley takes his love of comics up a level by inventing his own imaginary superhero, named John Lockdown, to help...
National Geographic Kids Almanac 2017
National Geographic Kids
This New York Times bestseller is packed with incredible photos, tons of fun facts, crafts, activities, and fascinating features about animals, science, nature, technology, and more. New features include highlights on National Geographic Explorers and their amazing projects (plus, ways you can ge...
Dictionary of Dinosaurs
Braun, Dieter (Ilt)
Find out about every dinosaur that's ever been discovered in this comprehensive illustrated dictionary. Featuring epic artwork from Dieter Braun, and bursting with up-to-date facts from top dinosaur experts, this book is the ultimate companion for young dinosaur fans everywhere.
Oh, Yikes! History's Grossest, Wackiest Moments
If kids think pus and gas are fun, wait until they hear the lowdown on the real Dracula, samurai, gladiators, guillotines and vomitoriums, pirates, Vikings, witch trials, and the world’s poxiest plagues. Impeccably researched, deliciously wry, and subversively educational (check out the toilet-pa...
The Twelve Days of Kindergarten: A Counting Book
Rose, Deborah Lee
Welcome to kindergarten, a wonderful world full of puzzles, pencils, and picture books! Each day promises an adventure as a teacher gives her students something new to do. Whether feeding fish or building with blocks, these kindergarten students discover what fun school can be!
Picture Day Perfection
It’s picture day, and the boy at the center of this charming picture book wants to make sure his picture is perfect. It seems as though everything’s going wrong for him - he has bedhead, a stained shirt, and a big scowl on his face. But when he goes up for his picture, he thinks about his terribl...
First 100 Words (Wipe Clean)
Help your child learn how to write and spell 100 key first words with this big, fun, wipe-clean book. The practical exercises and activities inside include dotted letter shapes to trace over, which will quickly allow pre-schoolers to master letter formation, improving their handwriting and pen co...
Life According to Og the Frog
Birney, Betty G.
Og the Frog has always loved making up songs and poems about life in the swamp - about juicy crickets, perfectly squishy mud and all of his friends. But when he ends up in Room 26 with a bunch of human children and an endlessly energetic furry neighbor named Humphrey, he has a lot of new things t...
Penguins (100 Facts)
De La Bedoyere, Camilla
Explore the harsh, icy world of penguins and their clever survival techniques. Discover everything you need to know about these amazing birds with this brilliant book. One hundred facts, fantastic illustrations, and hilarious cartoons reveal the different types of penguins, while fun quizzes te...
Monkeys & Apes (100 Facts)
De La Bedoyere, Camilla
Step into the fascinating world of monkeys, apes, and the other members of the primate family. The lives of these amazing creatures are portrayed in detail through one hundred facts, fantastic images, and fun cartoons. Find out how chimpanzees communicate, explore the varied habitats of macaque...
Lincoln's Last Days
Lincoln’s Last Days is a gripping account of one of the most dramatic nights in American history - of how one gunshot changed the country forever. Adapted from Bill O’Reilly’s bestselling historical thriller, Killing Lincoln, this book will have young readers - and grown-ups too...
Middle School Misadventures
Newell is always getting into trouble--whether it's showing up tardy for most of the year, or mocking his teachers while authoritarian Mr. Todd is standing right behind him. When disaster strikes and Newell finds himself on track to summer school, he's given one last minute option to get out of i...
English Workbook (TinkerActive, Grade 2)
Butler, Megan Hewes
Megan Hewes Butler's TinkerActive Workbooks: 2nd Grade English is part of an exciting workbook series that blends traditional exercises with hands-on activities--featuring illustrations by Chad Thomas.Tinker, make, and engineer to learn through play! With TinkerActive Workbooks, learning leaps of...
Kids love to express themselves, and are designers by nature - whether making posters for school, deciding what to hang in their rooms, or creating personalized notebook covers. Go, by the award-winning graphic designer Chip Kidd, is a stunning introduction to the ways in which a designer communi...
First Grade Jitters
Here is the story of a young boy who is about to enter first grade and doesn't know quite what to expect. Will his friends be there? Will he have to know how to read and spell? What if he can't understand anything his teacher says? Looks like a case of first grade jitters! Robert Quackenbush and ...
Most Valuable Players (Rip and Red, Bk. 4)
In the fourth book of the Rip and Red series, the two boys have one last basketball thrill ride before the end of fifth grade.It’s fifth-grade graduation time for Rip and Red, and this year’s festivities are going to be extra special because Reese Jones Elementary is also celebrating its twenty-f...
Daniel Goes to School (Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood)
Friedman, Becky (Adapted by)
Daniel Tiger is going to school today. Would you like to join him? There's so much fun to be had at school!
Alexis Cool as a Cupcake (Cupcake Diaries, Bk. 8)
Alexis is the clear leader of the Cupcake Club: She's organized, punctual, and happy to take on the stuff like scheduling, budgets, invoicing, and the things that the other girls don't really want to do. In other words, the "unfun" things. But one day Alexis feels particularly unappreciated and i...
How They Choked: Failures, Flops, and Flaws of the Awfully Famous
Everyone makes mistakes. Sometimes, epic failures even lead to super successes . . . sometimes they become deep dark secrets. But remember--to fail is human, to laugh about our shortcomings divine. From Montezuma II's mistaking a conqueror for a god to Isaac Newton turning from science to alchemy...
National Geographic Kids Almanac 2018 (National Geographic Almanacs)
Kids can have fun keeping up with our quickly changing world with the New York Times best-selling Almanac, packed with incredible photos, tons of fun facts, crafts, activities, and fascinating features about animals, science, nature, technology, and more. New features include three chapters on en...
Mission: Wolf Rescue (National Geographic Kids)
Inspiring young animal lovers to get up close to howling wolves and the real-life challenges they face is what Mission: Animal Rescue: Wolves is all about. With fun and amazing adventure stories, gorgeous photography, hands-on activities, fascinating information, and more, this book tap...
Our Principal Is a Wolf! (QUIX)
A unique principal named Mr. Bundy runs PS 88 in this silly, fun-to-read Aladdin QUIX chapter book that’s perfect for emerging readers!In this Mr. Bundy (mis)adventure, the Big Bad Wolf has gobbled up Mr. Bundy and his assistant principal Ms. Moore! Will the kids of PS 88 outsmart the ravenous wo...
Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War
This captivating nonfiction investigation of the Pentagon Papers has captured widespread critical acclaim, including features in The Washington Post and on NPR, selection as a 2015 National Book Award finalist, and selection as a finalist for the 2016 YALSA Excellence in Nonfiction Award.From St...
Mermaid Mia and the Royal Visit
Mermaid Mia runs the school newspaper with her friends. But one day, there's nothing to report! Desperate, Mia makes up some front-page news about the queen visiting the Academy. With everyone talking about the visit, it isn't long until the news gets out of hand. Will Mia be forced to let down t...
Take Us to Your Sugar (Beep and Bob, Bk. 3)
It’s October in space, and Bob is getting excited for his favorite holiday: Halloween. When Bob tells Beep that soon they’ll get to dress up like monsters and get as much free candy as they can carry, Beep thinks he has gone to heaven. But Lani informs them that Halloween isn’t celebrated at Astr...
Shark Dog and the School Trip Rescue!
Splash! It's a shark! Woof! No wait, it's a dog!Hey! It’s Shark Dog: a one-of-a-kind pet! And this time, he’s joining Ms. Ablett’s class on their school trip.For Shark Dog, a trip to the woods means: Jumping in a pond full of frogs! Frolicking in mud! And shaking off mud!The great outdoors is loa...
Bear's Big Day
It's Bear's very first day of school! He wants to be grown up, so he leaves his stuffed bunny Floppy at home along with all his familiar things. But being away from his best friend is hard--and the first day doesn't turn out quite how Bear wanted it to. Bear learns that the first day of school mi...
The Sonic Breach (Tom Swift Inventors' Academy, Bk. 2)
Tom gets to take all sorts of cool classes at the Swift Academy of Science and Technology, but robotics may be the one he is most excited for. Their teacher is holding a battling robot tournament, and Tom has to build a machine that will come out on top.With the final battle coming up, Tom and hi...
Weird Sea Creatures
An illustrated look at the weird and wonderful creatures that live in the very deepest parts of the sea. Humans have always wondered, with a mixture of fear and fascination, what lurks beneath the surface in the depths of the ocean. In this book, Erich Hoyt introduces 50 of the oddest creatures y...
Mae's First Day of School
Berube, Kate (Ilt)
As Mae's first day of school approaches she decides she IS. NOT. GOING. School is scary! What if the other kids don't like her? Or what if she's the only one who doesn't know how to write? Or what if she misses her mom? Mae's anxiety only builds as she walks to school. But then she meets Rosie an...
Beyond Words: What Elephants and Whales Think and Feel
A young reader’s adaptation of The New York Times bestsellerFollow researcher Carl Safina as he treks with a herd of elephants across the Kenyan landscape, then travel with him to the Pacific Northwest to track and monitor whales in their ocean home. Along the way, find out more about the interio...
The Real Spy's Guide to Becoming a Spy
Created by the founding executive director of the International Spy Museum, who is also a former operative in the CIA's Clandestine Service, this is the official handbook for kids who dream of one day becoming a spy or working in the intelligence field.Have you ever wondered what spies really do....
Mammals (100 Facts)
Discover how mammals survive in oceans, deserts, ice and mountains through one hundred facts, fantastic images and fun cartoons. Find out how they hunt their food, why they care so well for their young, and how they have adapted to live all over the world.Key information is presented as 100 numb...
The Exceptionally, Extraordinarily Ordinary First Day Of School
On the first day back to school from summer vacation, John is the new kid. When the librarian asks him if the school is any different from his last one, he begins a wildly imaginative story about what it was like. What follows are hilarious scenarios - his old school bus was a safari jeep pulled ...
Solar System (100 Facts)
Embark on a journey through the wonders and mysteries of our incredible Solar System.Discover distant planets, volcanic moons and icy comets through one hundred facts, fantastic images and fun cartoons, Find out how the solar System formed, what Saturn's rings are made of and why life exists on E...
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