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Aaron Becker · Candlewick Press
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Welcome the much-anticipated finale of Caldecott Honoree Aaron Becker's wordless trilogy - a spectacular, emotionally satisfying story that brings its adventurer home.Failing to get the attention of her busy father, a lonely girl turns back to a fantastic world for friendship and adventure....
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Basketball Time!

Brendan Flynn · Lerner Publications
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Carefully leveled text and fresh, vibrant photos engage young readers in learning about the basics of the sport of basketball. Age-appropriate critical thinking questions and a photo glossary help build nonfiction learning skills.
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Desert Biome

Grace Hansen · Abdo Kids
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Readers will learn about the four major desert biomes, which are hot and dry, semiarid, coastal, and cold deserts. The text will focus on the climate and the very special plants and animals that are found in deserts around the world. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state...
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Long-Haired Cat Breeds

Christina Mia Gardeski · Capstone Press
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

What do Main Coones, Ragdolls, and Persians have in common? They're all long-haired cats! Find out other similarities and even more differences in this fun and easy read.
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Are We There Yet?

Dan Santat · Little
Pages: 40
Format: Print book

Caldecott Medalist Dan Santat takes readers on the road trip of a lifetime!"Are we there yet?" Every parent has heard this classic kid question on a long car ride--and after reading this astonishingly inventive new book (that even turns upside down for several pages!) , you'll...
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Living in . . . South Africa

Chloe Perkins · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Discover what it's like to grow up in South Africa with this fascinating, nonfiction Level 2 Ready-to-Read, part of a series all about kids just like you in countries around the world!Dumela! My name is David, and I'm a kid just like you living in South Africa. South Africa is a country...
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American Paint Horses

GRACE HANSEN · ABDO KIDS
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

This title will focus on the unique history of the American Paint Horse, what it looks like, and what it excels in. While they are natural herders, their good nature and trainability make them able to do just about anything. Big full-bleed photographs, new glossary terms, and fun facts...
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Good Morning Yoga: A Pose-by-Pose Wake Up Story

Mariam Gates · Sounds True
Pages: 36
Format: Print book

Calm and awake, "I can do this!"is all I need to say.A deep breath in, a long breath out - I am ready for the day!This "wake up" story is so much more than a story. It's a practice for kids and parents to greet the morning with joy and embark on their daily adventures...
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How to Catch the Easter Bunny

Adam Wallace · Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

Is this the year you'll be able to catch the Easter bunny in action? Start an Easter tradition with this fun and funny children's book, from the New York Times bestselling creators of How to Catch a Leprechaun! "I've been working long and hardwith all my peeps and crew.We've...
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The Book of Mistakes

Corinna Luyken · Dial Books
Pages: 56
Format: Hardcover

Zoom meets Beautiful Oops! in this memorable picture book debut about the creative process, and the way in which "mistakes" can blossom into inspirationOne eye was bigger than the other. That was a mistake. The weird frog-cat-cow thing? It made an excellent bush. And the inky...
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Monster Trucks on the Go

Kerry Dinmont · Lerner Publications
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Carefully leveled text and fresh, vibrant photos engage young readers in learning about the incredible machines known as monster trucks. Age-appropriate critical thinking questions and a photo glossary help build nonfiction learning skills.
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Spot, the Cat

Henry Cole · Little Simon
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Simple and stunning images tell the story of a cat named Spot as he weaves his way in and out of a city in this wordless picture book from award-winning author-illustrator Henry Cole.Through this gorgeous visual narrative, Henry Cole shows us a day in the life of a cat named Spot. Spot...
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Fly Guy Presents: The White House

Tedd Arnold · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

It's time for a field trip! Fly Guy and Buzz are going to the White House. With straightforward text, humorous asides, and kid-friendly, full-bleed photographs throughout, young readers will love learning about the presidents and their famous house. Award-winning author/illustrator Tedd...
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Stegosaurus and Other Plated Dinosaurs: The Need-to-Know Facts

Kathryn Clay · Capstone Press
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Dinosaurs like Stegosaurus had stiff plates on their bodies. Some used their plates to heat themselves up or cool themselve off. Others had plates to scare off predators. Bold images, colorful maps, and interesting facts take readers back to a time when these scaly herbivores walked the earth.
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