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It's the night before the Big Day—first grade. Penny is excited to start the year with her best friend right beside her in the same classroom. This humorous take on Clement C. Moore's classic tale has a perfect twist ending that will surprise readers—as well as the “heroine” of the story—and help all about-to-be first-graders through their own back-to-school jitters.
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • This inspiring meditation on kindness from the author of Lincoln in the Bardo is based on his popular commencement address.
With a simple, witty story and free-spirited illustrations, Peter H. Reynolds entices even the stubbornly uncreative among us to make a mark — and follow where it takes us.
Her teacher smiled. "Just make a mark and see where it takes you."
This fact-filled, colorful book looks at the amazing world of butterflies.
A simple act of kindness can transform an invisible boy into a friend...
Meet Brian, the invisible boy. Nobody ever seems to notice him or think to include him in their group, game, or birthday party . . . until, that is, a new kid comes to class.
What would you do if the ant you were about to step on looked up and started talking? Would you stop and listen? What if your friends saw you hesitate? That’s what happens in this funny, thought-provoking book. Originally a song by a father-daughter team, this conversation between two creatures, large and small, is bound to inspire important discussions.
When North American kids picture a school, odds are they see rows of desks, stacks of textbooks, and linoleum hallways. They probably don't picture caves, boats, or train platforms -- but there are schools in caves, and on boats and on train platforms. There's a whole world of unusual schools out there
Fossils are one of the most important tools we have for learning about long-extinct wildlife.$8.95ISBN: 9780778733065Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Crabtree Publishing Company - October 1st, 2010
Pollination by insects is a critical function of all land ecosystems. Most orchard fruits, vegetables, and some field crops are pollinated by insects. This book features photographs that focus on the critical fact that protecting pollinators means having food to eat. It helps children look at insects in a different way.$7.99ISBN: 9781561457632Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Peachtree Publishing Company - April 1st, 2017
This fact-filled, colorful look at the amazing world of bats includes a call to action to protect these creatures and their habitats.$6.95ISBN: 9780778779018Availability: BackorderedPublished: Crabtree Publishing Company - March 15th, 2012$27.99ISBN: 9781338635171Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Scholastic Press - May 19th, 2020Ambition will fuel him.
Competition will drive him.
But power has its price.
It is the morning of the reaping that will kick off the tenth annual Hunger Games. In the Capitol, eighteen-year-old Coriolanus Snow is preparing for his one shot at glory as a mentor in the Games.$23.00ISBN: 9780470100288Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Wiley - January 1st, 2007
The Energy Bus, an international best seller by Jon Gordon, takes readers on an enlightening and inspiring ride that reveals 10 secrets for approaching life and work with the kind of positive, forward thinking that leads to true accomplishment - at work and at home.$17.00ISBN: 9780735224315Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Penguin Books - May 7th, 2019
The #1 New York Times bestseller!
Now a Hulu original series starring Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington.
“I read Little Fires Everywhere in a single, breathless sitting.” —Jodi Picoult$5.99ISBN: 9780448449074Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Penguin Workshop - October 2nd, 2008
On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong stepped on the moon and, to an audience of over 450 million people, proclaimed his step a "giant leap for mankind." This Eagle Scout built his own model planes as a little boy and then grew up to be a test pilot for experimental aircraft before becoming an astronaut. Over 80 black-and-white illustrations bring Armstrong's story to life.$17.00ISBN: 9780345544971Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Ballantine Books - February 20th, 2018
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • With richly layered characters and a gripping moral dilemma that will lead readers to question everything they know about privilege, power, and race, Small Great Things is the stunning new page-turner from Jodi Picoult.
SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE$5.99ISBN: 9780448488516Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Penguin Workshop - February 6th, 2018
Learn how a slave became one of the leading influential African American intellectuals of the late 19th century.$11.99ISBN: 9781481438261Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - April 2nd, 2019
“An intense snapshot of the chain reaction caused by pulling a trigger.” —Booklist (starred review)
“Astonishing.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
“A tour de force.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review)
A Newbery Honor Book
A Coretta Scott King Honor Book
A Printz Honor Book
A$5.99ISBN: 9780142422885Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Puffin Books - September 12th, 2013
For fifty years, Encyclopedia Brown has been the best boy detective on the block and a favorite character for generations of middle-grade readers. Following the classic formula, this installment presents ten mysteries, complete with answers at the end of the book that allow the reader to solve the cases, too.$17.99ISBN: 9780374303235Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - October 17th, 2017
A New York Times Bestseller
Stonewall Book Award Winner—Mike Morgan & Larry Romans Children's & Young Adult Literature Award
YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults Finalist
One teenager in a skirt.
One teenager with a lighter.
One moment that changes both of their lives forever.