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Quiet Hero: The Ira Hayes Story

S. D. Nelson · Lee & Low Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

A biography of Ira Hayes, a Pima Indian who was one of the six soldiers to raise the United States flag on Iwo Jima during World War II, an event immortalized by Joe Rosenthal_s Pulitzer Prize-winning photograph. --This text refers to the Paperback edition.
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How to Get Married ... by Me, the Bride

Sally Lloyd-Jones · Schwartz & Wade Books
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Our know-it-all narrator is at it again, in this hilarious companion to the New York Times bestselling How to Be a Baby . . . by Me, the Big Sister. Take it from the six-year-old "bride-to-be": No one will marry you if you don't ever brush your hair and it looks like a bird's...
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The Negro Speaks of Rivers

Langston Hughes · Disney Jump at the Sun Books
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Langston Hughes has long been acknowledged as the voice, and his poem, The Negro Speaks of Rivers, the song, of the Harlem Renaissance. Although he was only seventeen when he composed it, Hughes already had the insight to capture in words the strength and courage of black people in America.
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Muncha! Muncha! Muncha!

Candace Fleming · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Tippy, tippy, tippy, Pat! That's the sound three hungry bunnies make when the sun goes down and the moon comes up and Mr. McGreely's garden smells yum, yum, yummy. While he's dreaming of his mouth-watering carrots, the bunnies are diving over fences and swimming trenches to get the veggies...
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Saying Grace: A Prayer of Thanksgiving (Traditions of Faith)

Virginia Kroll · Zonderkidz
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Find special mealtime prayers and Thanksgiving activities inside! Grace's mind was racing. What was that spelling word that meant 'great generosity in giving'? She squeezed her eyes shut, and it came to her. Bounty. That was the word! Journey back in time with Grace and relive both the hardships...
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The Great Snake: Stories from the Amazon

Sean Taylor · Frances Lincoln Children's
Pages: 60
Format: Print book

As the Rio Afuá ferry wends its way along the Amazon, Sean Taylor takes in not only the sights and sounds of this extraordinary landscape but also the stories of the people he meets. From sly jaguars and the slowest of sloths to spine-tingling giant serpents and white-suited strangers,...
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Anansi's Party Time

Eric A. Kimmel · Holiday House
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

The fifth book in the popular Anansi trickster tales series by acclaimed author-and-illustrator team Eric A. Kimmel and Janet Stevens. Anansi is throwing a party. He invites Turtle, but plays so many tricks on him that Turtle can't have any fun. So turtle decides to get even and throws...
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National Geographic Readers: Coral Reefs

Kristin Rattini · National Geographic
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

In this level 2 reader, young readers explore the amazing underwater world of coral reefs. Beautiful photos and carefully leveled text make this book perfect for reading aloud and for independent reading.From the Trade Paperback edition.
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The Superheroes Employment Agency

Marilyn Singer · Clarion Books
Format: Hardcover

From Blunder Woman and Muffy the Vampire Sprayer to Stuporman and The Bulk, meet the members of the Superheroes Employment Agency—lovable misfits with oddball powers who make up for their lack of fame with an eagerness to please and a can-do attitude. These humorous, kid-friendly poems...
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Pictures from Our Vacation

Lynne Rae Perkins · Greenwillow Books; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

SnapWith their new camerasSnapa brother and sisterSnaptake pictures of their vacationBut when they look at their photographs they see The back of Dads head Feet A container of noodlesThats it Does summer vacationWhat about how it felt to swim in the lake What about the stories their...
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Guess Again!

Mac Barnett · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

Here is a book that will keep you guessing again and again and...
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Flip-a-Word: Ice Mice

Harriet Ziefert · Blue Apple Books
Format: Book

Flip a page, find a rhyme!It's learning through fun - every time!Even kids who can't read a sentence can read one word, or a two-word phrase. By putting their hands on the pages, kids are pulled into the learning dynamic. They make the page turn, and they gain a new word that rhymes...
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Space Boy

Leo Landry · Houghton Mifflin Books for Children; None edition
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

This world, decides Nicholas, is too noisy for him. Time to take a trip. He packs a snack, puts on his suit, and takes off . . . to the utterly quiet craters and vast deserts of the distant moon. In this utterly charming picture book, the allure of space travel and the longing for peace...
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Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons

James Dean · HarperCollins
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Pete the Cat is wearing his favorite shirt - the one with the four totally groovy buttons. But when one falls off, does Pete cry? Goodness, no! He just keeps on singing his song - after all, what could be groovier than three groovy buttons? Count down with Pete in this rocking new story...
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My Weird School Fast Facts: Sports

Dan Gutman · HarperCollins
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

Think fast with A.J. and Andrea from My Weird School!Did you know that the only sport that's been played on the moon is golf? Did you know that an NFL quarterback once threw a touchdown pass to himself?!Learn more weird-but-true sports facts with A.J. and Andrea from Dan Gutman's...
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