Mr. Lemoncello, everyone's favorite game maker, is back with a fun read by Chris Grabenstein. Fun fact-finding puzzles to solve in order to win a new game teaches research skills to young readers.
Fans of Alice in Wonderland will be drawn to Charis Cotter's The Painting, an engaging mystery that combines mystery with the angst of getting along with your mother as you grow up.
A timely new novel with a compelling story of the experiences of refugee children in today's society. A new school year finds a new refugee boy from Syria in a new classroom and his new classmates learn of his experiences in fleeing the war. They want to help him reunite with his loved ones.
Being the only deaf student in her class is a challenge for Iris. Iris does not let her disability stop her from being interested in all of the great technology that is available for learning to use. Iris creates a mission for herself to help a whale that cannot communicate with other whales.
Miss Petitfour bakes, takes her sixteen cats on magical adventures, and travels in the most wonderful way by using her tablecloth to fly. Five adventures are told in five chapters of fun. Miss Petitfour also reads to her beloved cats as a quiet activity. Come along for fun adventures.
A great way to expand a child's vocabulary is to expose them to fiction books that define words directly in the text. Unfortunately not a lot of book series explain word meaning within the story. These are some books that manage to define and entertain at the same time.
What kind of adventures do you have with your dog? Young readers will want to share these adventures with Sophie the dog that is Bea Garcia's best friend. Sophie is not a brave doggy and cats are definitely out of her comfort zone.
A list of engaging and fun books that teach elementary age kids about people, times and events in history. These books are great for homeschool use and many are available at libraries
1 in 4 children are on the the autism spectrum. Nova is a young girl on the spectrum who loves astronomy and all things associated with space. She is anxiously waiting for the launch of Challenger with the first teacher on board. Come along with Nova as she has hope for overcoming obstacles.
Do you love chickens? Kelly Jones writes with hilarity about a young girl who loves to raise chickens. Sophie must navigate a new home and school with new friends and she wonders if her chickens will get lonely in the new home. A few special chickens arrive that might have superpowers to help.