Grine, Chris, adaptor, illustrator.
Sometimes weird things happen to people. Ask Jake. He could tell you about the night he and his friends saw a strange light in the sky that seemed to be heading right for them. That was the night five normal kids learned that humanity is under a silent attack -- and were given the power to fight back. Now Jake, Rachel, Cassie, Tobias, and Marco can transform into some of the most dangerous creatures on Earth. And they must use that power to outsmart an evil greater than anything the world has ever seen...
Boldt, Mike, author, illustrator
A little girl gets a cat as a new pet but insists it's a dog, even if it doesn't act very dog-like.
Yang, James, 1960-
Imagines a day in the boyhood of Japanese American artist, Isamu Noguchi, while wandering through an outdoor market, through the forest, and then by the ocean, seeing things Isamu sees through the eyes of a young artist.
Spires, Ashley, 1978-, author, artist
Some bugs have super-power like abilities. And then there's Burt the beetle. He's not strong and he can't run fast. He doesn't even bite. He's more of a hugger, really. But Burt wants more. He wants a SUPERPOWER. There's just one tiny problem: what kind of special abilities do June beetles have?
Mercado, Yehudi, author, illustrator
"In this full-color middle grade graphic memoir, Yehudi Mercado draws inspiration from his childhood struggle with his weight while finding friendship with his imaginary mascot, Chunky, as he navigates growing up in a working class Mexican-Jewish family"-- Provided by publisher.
Hale, Bruce, author
Clark the Shark is excited about the School Sing! He can't wait to sing. La-la-laaa! But when Mrs. Inkydink asks the class to sing and dance at the same time, Clark discovers that doing two things at once can be really challenging! Clark the Shark and the School Sing is a Level One I Can Read Comic, which means it's perfect for shared reading with young readers new to graphic novel storytelling.
Thummler, Brenna, author, artist
Marjorie Glatt's life hasn't been the same ever since she discovered a group of ghosts hiding in her family's laundromat. Wendell, who died young and now must wander Earth as a ghost with nothing more than a sheet for a body, soon became one of Marjorie's only friends. But when Marjorie finally gets accepted by the popular kids at school, she begins to worry that if anyone learns about her secret ghost friends, she'll be labeled as a freak who sees dead people. With Marjorie's insistence on keeping Wendell's ghost identity a secret from her new friends, Wendell begins to feel even more invisible than he already is.
Cotter, Bill, author, illustrator.
The only rule in Larry's book is that the reader not push the button, but when no one is looking, it may be irresistible.
A galore of Dachshunds dressed in clever costumes gather in the park to celebrate Dachshund Day.
Scrivan, Maria, author, illustrator
For the first time in her life, Natalie feels confident. Her talents are being recognized, she has supportive friends, and she's spending a ton of time with her crush, Derek! But when Derek tells Natalie that he just wants to be friends, Natalie's self-confidence quickly changes to self-doubt. As she tries to recover from her broken heart, Natalie casts aside her talents and even her friends. With no one to turn to, Natalie will have to pull herself out of this mess on her own.
Ganeri, Anita, 1961-
Explains waste management problems humans have encountered throughout history and how we deal with it now, highlighting key global concerns related to garbage disposal, such as space waste, the problem of plastic, and growing landfills.
This German vocabulary book will lay the foundations for your child's journey to learn and understand German at school or home. It introduces vocabulary in bite-sized chunks every day to make learning a new language feel less intimidating.
Stilton, Geronimo, author
While visiting a filmmaker friend on the set of a new movie with Thea, Benjamin, and Pandora, reporter Geronimo Stilton investigates mysterious accidents that are plaguing production and causing the film to go off course.
Flynn, Sarah Wassner, author
An introduction to gymnastics history, events, and competitions covers athletic training, competition scoring, and the sport's sophisticated aerial moves, mounts, and dismounts on a variety of equipment.
The colorful and illustrated workbook makes learning Italian fun! Each day, children learn five new words that they can listen to, write down and say aloud -- an excellent foundation for your child's journey to language learning.
Chanani, Nidhi, author
"A mysterious jukebox, old vinyl records, and cryptic notes on music history, are Shaheen's only clues to her father's abrupt disappearance. She looks to her cousin, Tannaz, who seems just as perplexed, before they both turn to the jukebox which starts ... glowing? Suddenly, the girls are pulled from their era and transported to another time! Keyed to the music on the record, the jukebox sends them through decade after decade of music history, from political marches to landmark concerts. But can they find Shaheen's dad before the music stops?" --Provided by publisher.
Ritchie, Scot, author, illustrator
"Lilliana, a young nature lover, adores chorus frogs. Her room is already full of frog posters and toys but one night as she listens to frogs singing, she decides to bring home some real, live frogs. Chorus frogs are hard to find and catch, but that won't stop Lilliana! Oh dear. Chorus frogs are very small and very fast and very loud. The frogs have escaped! But Lilliana, with a little inspiration, knows just what to do."-- Publisher's description.
Laird, Jenny, 1969- adapter
Retells, in graphic novel form, the tale of eight-year-old Jack and his younger sister Annie, who find a magic treehouse which whisks them back to an ancient time zone where they see live dinosaurs.
DePalma, Kate, author
A rainbow of rocks -- from red to violet and beyond! Eye-popping close-up photos of real, vibrant rocks and minerals in a rainbow of colors are brought to life by lyrical, rhyming text about the many facets of geology. Includes educational notes perfect for STEM learning.
A vibrant vocabulary workbook aimed for children--teaches and tests Spanish, five words at a time. Your first 1,000 Spanish words--five words a day. Over the course of a year, Five Words a Day: Spanish teaches new vocabulary to children who are starting to learn Spanish. Presenting 20 new words between Monday and Thursday, the final day of each week's teaching allows the child to practice the vocabulary they have just learned. A mix of nouns and verbs are taught through beautifully illustrated scenes, with each new word clearly labeled. Five Words a Day first encourages the child to copy out the words before covering them with the flaps on the jacket and testing their new knowledge. Accompanying audio means that children are also able to practice their Spanish pronunciation as many times as they want. With over 1,000 Spanish words, Five Words a Day is a colorful, clear, and comprehensive workbook that will lay the foundations for your child's journey in learning and understanding Spanish, at school or at home.
"From multiplication to fractions and from algebra to geometry, this guide makes complex topics easy to grasp at a glance"-- Provided by publisher.
Holm, Jennifer L., author.
In 1935, when her mother gets a job housekeeping for a woman who does not like children, eleven-year-old Turtle is sent to stay with relatives she has never met in far away Key West, Florida.
Explore the fascinating life and legacy of groundbreaking primatologist and conservationist Dian Fossey, who made it her life's mission to study and protect mountain gorillas, in this powerful biography from author Anita Silvey.
Beer, Julie (Children's author)
Dive into these fishy facts: Did you know that the prehistoric shark, megalodon, had jaws so big that it could swallow a car? Or that goats, pigs, dogs, cats, and even an alpaca have all learned how to surf? And if that's not weird enough for ya, one man even rowed solo across the Pacific Ocean for 312 days! In this book filled with 300 wacky facts and pictures, you'll glimpse the ocean's weirdest wildlife, uncover shocking shipwrecks, and meet sensational seafarers, from pirates and sailors to ground-breaking marine scientists. Perfect for ocean enthusiasts and trivia-loving landlubbers alike!