A Beautiful Lie
"Everybody lies. We all do it. Many years ago I told one lie that has taken on a life of its own."
In India in 1947 the country is coming apart--and so is thir...
Ages 13 and up
A Kiss Means I Love You
Kathryn Madeline Allen
A kiss means I love you,
a wave means hello,
a smile means I'm happy,
a tug means let's go!
Featuring engaging photographs of young children and sweet rhyming tex...
The Boxcar Children Beginning: The Aldens of Fair Meadow Farm
Before they were the Boxcar Children, Henry, Jessie, Violet, and Benny Alden lived with their parents at Fair Meadow Farm.
Although times are hard, the Aldens are happy--...
Today on Election Day
The school gym is a polling place, and Bailey, Ren, David, Meg, Aiden, and Isabella know all about Election Day and voting! Bailey helped her Aunt Julia run for a seat on the ...
Lulu and the Duck in the Park (Book 1)
Lulu loves animals. When Lulu finds a duck egg that has rolled out of its nest, she takes it to class to keep it safe. Lulu isn't allowed to bring pets to school. But she's no...
Heart on Fire
On November 5, 1872, Susan B. Anthony made history--and broke the law--when she voted in the US presidential election, a privilege that had been reserved for men. She was arre...
The No-Dogs-Allowed Rule
Ishan Mehra wants a dog, but his mother has a rule about dogs. (Guess what it is?) Ishan figures if he's helpful enough and does enough things right around the house, he can c...
Miss Fox's Class Gets It Wrong
When Miss Fox's class sees Officer Blue Fox leading Miss Fox into the police station, they think their beloved teacher has been arrested! When Miss Fox's mysterious behavior l...
The Last Free Cat
Jade has always trusted the authorities, but now she begins to question the very society in which she lives.
Not far in the future, cat breeding is strictly controlled an...
Ages 13 and up
Together at Christmas
It's Christmas Eve, and a family of ten mice shivers in the snow. One by one, each mouse finds a place to stay warm, only to discover that they'd rather huddle together on thi...
Vampire School: Stage Fright (Book 3)
Disaster strikes when the lead in the school play, Snow Fright and the Seven Dwarfs , loses her voice on the morning of the play. But Lee, Bella, and Billy concoct a plan to ...
Sarah Gives Thanks
During the nineteenth century, Sarah Josepha Hale dedicated her life to making Thanksgiving a national holiday, all while raising a family and becoming a groundbreaking writer...
Pip and the Wood Witch Curse: A Spindlewood Tale (Book 1)
Dark, scary, and magnificently illustrated, this is a new series not to be missed!
The great walled city of Hangman's Hollow is at war with the forest outside. Into this ...
Happy Birthday, Tree!
Tu B'Shevat is the Jewish holiday known as "New Year for Trees" or "Birthday of the Trees," a day that celebrates trees and taking care of our environment....
Vampire School: Teacher Screecher (Book 4)
When their teacher is out sick, Lee Price and his best friends are subjected to the world's meanest, most math-obsessed substitute teacher--and she's an actual monster, to boo...
Can We Share the World with Tigers?
Robert E. Wells
Robert E. Wells
Bengal tigers are an endagered species due to many human-caused factors, such as poaching, habitat destruction, and global warming. In Robert Wells's signature style, this boo...
In this rhyming picture book, a classroom of children goes on a field trip to the pumpkin patch, where they count everything in sight. The book is perfect for the fall season,...