Third and Fourth Graders
Neo Leo : The Ageless Ideas of Leonardo da Vinci
Learn about Leonardo da Vinci, artist, inventor, engineer, and scientist.
Bad Kitty vs. Uncle Murray
Kitty's owners are taking a week off and leaving Kitty and Puppy at home with Uncle Murray. It isn't long before Uncle Murray is driven to near madness by shenanigans of epic proportions.
The Story of Snow
This book about the science of snow features photos of snow crystals in their beautiful diversity and includes how snow crystals are formed into different shapes and snow-crystal-catching instructions in the back of the book.
How to Train Your Dragon
Chronicles the adventures and misadventures of Hiccup Horrendous Haddock the Third as he tries to pass the important initiation test of his Viking clan, the Tribe of the Hairy Hooligans, by catching and training a dragon.
Dave the Potter : Artist, Poet, Slave
Chronicles the life of Dave, a nineteenth-century slave who went on to become an influential poet, artist, and potter.
Turtle in Paradise
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.
Having moved to Montana from Tennessee in the 1830s, fearless Angelica Longrider--also known as Swamp Angel--changes the state's landscape, tames a wild horse, and captures some desperadoes.
Bones : Skeletons and How They Work
A guide to human and animal skeletons provides informative comparisons while sharing such facts as the number of bones in the human body and the ways that skeletal structures work.
The Wimpy Kid Movie Diary
Go behind the scenes with Jeff Kinney and the making of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid movie and learn how a book gets adapted into a major motion picture
Lunch Lady and the League of Librarians
The school lunch lady, a secret crime fighter, sets out to stop a group of librarians bent on destroying a shipment of video games, while a group of students known as the Breakfast Bunch provides back-up.
Why is Snot Green? : And Other Extremely Important Questions (and Answers)
Explains everything from black holes to belly-button lint in an easy-to-understand, silly question-and-answer format.
Big Nate Strikes Again
Sixth-grader and self-proclaimed genius Nate Wright faces his all-time enemy, Gina, when they are paired to work on a research paper together and she also gets a position on his intramural team.
The Adventures of Captain Underpants : An Epic Novel
When George and Harold hypnotize their principal into thinking that he is the superhero Captain Underpants, he leads them to the lair of the nefarious Dr. Diaper, where they must defeat his evil robot henchmen.
Guyku : A Year of Haiku for Boys
A humorous haiku collection perfect for guys (big and small) that celebrates outdoor fun throughout the seasons.
What in the wild? : Mysteries of Nature Concealed - and Revealed
Uncover ten mysteries of the natural world in these riddles paired with mystifying images that offer clues. Guess what creature made that pile of twigs, mass of leaves, frothy spittle, etc. And why? Answers are found by opening a generous gatefold and revealing full-color photographs.
The Invention of Hugo Cabret
When twelve-year-old Hugo, an orphan living and repairing clocks within the walls of a Paris train station in 1931, meets a mysterious toyseller and his goddaughter, his undercover life and his biggest secret are jeopardized.
Keena Ford and the Secret Journal Mix-up
When she accidentally leaves her journal in Tiffany's apartment, Keena is afraid that Tiffany will reveal all of her secrets.
Ripley's Believe it or Not! Enter if You Dare
For the legions of dedicated Ripley's fans, and anyone else on the planet who loves unbelievable facts and jaw-dropping images, the latest annual in our bestselling series is a feast of delights.
The author describes Christmas at his grandmother's apartment in Spanish Harlem the year she introduced him to the Metropolitan Museum of Art and Diego Velazquez's portrait of Juan de Pareja, which has had a profound and lasting effect on him.
Art From Her Heart : Folk Artist Clementine Hunter
Clementine Hunter's paintings went from hanging on her clothesline to hanging in museums, yet because of the color of her skin, a friend had to sneak her in when the gallery was closed.