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Written and Drawn by Henrietta: TOON Level 3

Liniers · TOON Books
Pages: 60
Format: Print book

A book unlike anything young readers have seen before!
National Geographic Readers: Night Sky

Stephanie Warren Drimmer · National Geographic
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Kids will learn all about the night sky, from the moon to constellations to planets, in this new National Geographic Reader. The level 2 text provides accessible, yet wide-ranging information for beginning readers.
An Eye for Color: The Story of Josef Albers

Natasha Wing · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

As a child, Josef Albers loved to watch his handyman father paint houses.When Josef grew up and became an artist, he reduced each image to its simplest shapes, breaking it down into blocks of color. He made an incredible discovery: he could alter the entire mood of a painting just by changing...
Gooney Bird and the Room Mother

Lois Lowry · Harcourt
Pages: 112
Format: Print book

Gooney Bird Greene knows exactly where she likes to be: "right smack in the middle of everything." Sure enough, her colorful fashion sense, exuberant personality, and "absolutely true" stories land her at the center of attention most of the time, but as Mrs. Pidgeon's...
The Secret Subway

Shana Corey · Schwartz & Wade Books
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

From an acclaimed author and a New York Times Best Illustrated artist comes the fascinating, little-known - and true! - story of New York City's first subway. New York City in the 1860s was a mess: crowded, disgusting, filled with garbage. You see, way back in 1860, there were no subways,...
13 Words

Lemony Snicket · HarperCollins; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

From bestselling author Lemony Snicket and celebrated illustrator Maira Kalman comes an uproarious, whimsical word book like no other.Together, Snicket and Kalman present a strikingly beautiful journey woven from a practical introduction to thirteen wonderful words, featuring such marvels...
The Dog That Pitched a No-Hitter

Matt Christopher · Little Brown
Pages: 48
Format: Paperback

Passport to Reading Level 3Newly independent readers will love this classic baseball story now illustrated in full color with brand new artwork Mike has a special relationship with his dog, Harry. They can read each other's minds Harry is able to help Mike out with tips about the opposing...
Judy Moody, Girl Detective

Megan McDonald · Candlewick
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

It's an honest-to-jeepers mystery! Agent Judy Drewdy sets out to solve the case of the missing puppy when a canine-cop-in-training vanishes into thin air.Judy Moody is in a mood. A sleuthing, Nancy Drew kind of mood. So what's a WBMS (world's best mystery solver) to do? Go find a mystery,...
Chip Wants a Dog

William Wegman · Penguin Young Readers
Format: Paperback

Chip has dreamed about owning a dog since he was a baby. A dog would be his best friend, for he would teach it to sit, stay, fetch, and roll over. But Chips parents refuse to buy him one. One night, Chips dream reveals a deep truth about who Chip is. Chip doesnt need a dog he is a dog!...
Best Frints in the Whole Universe

Antoinette Portis · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Yelfred and Omek have been best frints since they were little blobbies. They play and snack, and sometimes they even fight, all in a language similar to but slightly different from, English. When Omek decides to borrow Yelfred's new spaceship without asking (and then crashes it) , it sparks...
DK Readers L2: Astronaut: Living in Space

Deborah Lock · DK CHILDREN; Reprint edition
Format: Paperback

Perfect for kids who have started to read but still need some help, this Level 2 DK Reader explores the fascinating world of an astronaut and what it is like to live in space. With longer sentences, increased vocabulary, information boxes with fun facts, and a simple index, this book shows...
Captain Awesome Saves the Winter Wonderland

Stan Kirby · Little Simon; Original edition
Format: Book

A new villain threatens to put the big freeze on the second grades holiday play. Can the Sunnyview Superhero Squad save the show? Eugene and Charlie can hardly wait for Sunnyview Elementarys holiday spectacular, The Winter Wonderland. These superhero pals are prepared to give it all theyve...