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Kindergarten to 3rd Grade Preview Collection Option 1

Animals of the Arctic (Blastoff! Readers Level 2)

The Arctic is a barren land of blustering winds and subzero temperatures unfit for many of Earth's animals. But some have evolved to make this frozen world their home. Each title in Animals of the Arctic is filled with descriptions of adaptations, from special coats to inventive behaviors, explaining how animals survive in the Arctic!

Bellwether Media © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Bearcub Bios

Be prepared to be inspired! Beginning readers will learn all about the lives and accomplishments of incredible women who are trying to make the world a better place for everyone. Readers will explore who and what inspired these women to make a difference.

Bearport Publishing © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Community Helpers

There are some jobs that keep our communities' wheels spinning. Doctors and dentists help us stay healthy and strong. Police officers keep our streets safe. Teachers prepare us for our changing world. This series explores the community helpers of today and how their work keeps our communities running safely and smoothly.

Bellwether Media © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Facing Life's Challenges

Life throws us many challenges, often without warning. Facing Life's Challenges describes these specific life events or situations and the emotions they can elicit, as well as how we can cope with them mindfully and learn from them. Readers will learn to recognize, reflect on, and communicate their feelings, ask for help, and lend help to family members and friends who may also be experiencing these life challenges. Try This! and Grow with Goals activities in each title help readers actively reflect on the subject matter and set their own goals to promote a growth mindset and hone helpful social and emotional learning (SEL) skills. Each title includes Side Bars, a table of contents, Glossary, Index, and tips for educators and caregivers.

Jump! © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

Horse Crazy

Saddle up, and get ready to learn about some of the world's favorite horse breeds. Explore the traits and features of each breed, their common uses, and the care they need through closely levelled text, engaging infographics, and vibrant photography. Are you ready to get Horse Crazy?

Black Rabbit Books © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Individual Non-Fiction

Lerner Publications (Maverick Arts) © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

Picture Books

Lerner Publishing Group (Andersen Press © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

Seasons

We experience different sights, activities, and weather each season. Books in this series introduce and label the unique sights of each season, helping new readers learn to read while also learning about the four seasons. Tightly controlled vocabulary and repetitive text patterns work together with crisp and colorful photographs to create an engaging and supportive reading experience. Includes tools for teachers and caregivers as well as introductory nonfiction features such as labels, a table of contents, words to know, and an index. A Let's Review! feature proposes a photo and question to help readers review and expand learning on the topic.

Jump! © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
PK

U.S. Armed Forces

What does the U.S. Coast Guard do? How does the U.S. Marine Corps work with other military branches? U.S. Armed Forces answers these questions and more, while introducing readers to the military branches, their training, missions, and careers. Each title reviewed by a member of the branch to ensure accuracy of text and images. Bright, full-color photographs complement the carefully leveled text to make reading for understanding easy and fun. Compelling What Do You Think? Side Bars encourage deeper inquiry. A Quick Facts & Tools feature in each book includes a timeline of the branchs history, along with facts and statistics about the branch. Also includes a table of contents, infographic, Glossary, Index, and reading tips for teachers and parents.

Jump! © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

Kindergarten to 3rd Grade Preview Collection Option 2

Animals of the Desert

The desert is one of the most extreme biomes on Earth! Temperatures skyrocket as the sun rises and quickly plummet as it sets. These extremes have not stopped animals from making it their home. From roadrunners excreting salt to conserve water to bighorn sheep going days without a drop, this series explores the special ways animals of the desert have adapted to survive in this harsh biome.

Bellwether Media © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Awesome Animal Lives

It's no doubt that animals lead awesome, exciting lives, and this series shares those adventures with readers through clear text, vibrant photography, and engaging graphics that emphasize visual literacy.

Black Rabbit Books © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1-2

Beginning to End

Most things have a beginning and end that are easily identified. But what about all the steps in between? Each title in this low-level series allows early readers to follow a product's path from start to finish! Maps point out where each product begins its journey, while another feature displays the important elements needed to get a finished product. Life cycle charts offer readers a visual summary of what they have learned, and impact features highlight how each product affects the world.

Bellwether Media © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Creepy Crafts & More

Creepy crafts, spooky costumes, and alien food! Make all of these and more in this superfun new series. Clear, step-by-step instructions guide readers as they make their own costumes, bake a fun treat, and create new crafts. All projects use easy-to-find supplies and can easily be made at home or in the classroom.

Bearport Publishing © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

Danger Below!

This graphic narrative nonfiction series about underwater attacks will make you think twice before getting into the water. Fascinating information and amazing graphic illustrations will keep readers engaged as they learn about the natural habitats, physical characteristics, diets, and behaviour of these extremely dangerous-and sometimes deadly-creatures.

Bearport Publishing © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

Picture Books

Lerner Publishing Group (Andersen Press © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

Spot African Animals

Take a safari and read about popular animals native to Africa. The search-and-find feature highlights interesting characteristics of these animals while guiding early readers to learn about adaptations and habitats of these animals.

Amicus © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

States of Mind

Readers experience a range of emotions and moods each day, and many are unsure why and how to respond to these feelings. Each book in States of Mind highlights a different mood, what can cause it, how we experience and show it, how we can identify it in others, how it affects our thinking and behaviors, and how we can best respond to and understand these moods and emotions. Try This! and Grow with Goals activities in each title help readers actively reflect on the subject matter and set their own goals to promote growth mindset. Includes Side Bars, full-color photographs, a table of contents, Glossary, Index, and tips for educators and caregivers.

Jump! © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

Super Potato

This hilarious, irreverent graphic novel series is perfect for fans of Captain Underpants. Spanish cartoonist Artur Laperla presents the adventures of a costumed crime-fighter who gets turned into a potato and becomes a bigger hero than ever.

Lerner Publishing Group (Graphic Universe) © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

Kindergarten to 6th Grade Preview Collection Option 1

Curious about Pets

Why do dogs wag their tails? Can birds talk? Adorably cute, pets are a constant source of entertainment and fun. Engage kids' natural curiosity about pet behavior, body language, and even training in a fun Q&A format that reinforces inquiry skills. A Stay Curious! feature models research skills while simple infographics support visual literacy.

Amicus © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

Dinosaur Discovery

Millions of years ago, giant dinosaurs and flying reptiles ruled the earth. Travel back in time, and discover what life was like for these amazing creatures.

Black Rabbit Books © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Natural Disasters

Natural disasters happen all around the world. From wicked winds to scorching lava, take a look at some of the most dangerous events in human history.

Black Rabbit Books © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Picture Books

Creative Editions © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1-3

Seedlings: Holidays

Hello, Chinese New Year and Hanukkah. Hello, Christmas and Kwanzaa. Hello, à fun! The popular Seedlings series now offers introductions to well-known holidays. Written in a friendly voice, filled with dynamic photos, and featuring text crafted for the youngest of readers, these newest books touch upon the history and traditions of holiday celebrations. Each book closes with a labeled-image guide for further review. As introductions to informational text, these titles will plant the seeds of knowledge!

Creative Education © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

Spot Ocean Animals

Dive deep into the sea and discover the ocean animals that thrive in the water. A search-and-find feature will make a splash as emergent readers explore new vocabulary about body parts, behavior, and ocean habitat. Carefully leveled text and full-page pictures captivate, making this series perfect as beginning animal books.

Amicus © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

Kindergarten to 6th Grade Preview Collection Option 2

Dinosaur Discovery

Millions of years ago, giant dinosaurs and flying reptiles ruled the earth. Travel back in time, and discover what life was like for these amazing creatures.

Black Rabbit Books © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

My Life With . . .

Who better to talk about experiences with disabilities and disorders than the kids who have them? These narrative nonfiction picture books feature real kids and their lives. Beautiful illustrations and a dyslexic-friendly font foster inclusivity. Includes tips for kids about interacting with someone with a disability or disorder.

Amicus (Amicus Illustrated) © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

On the Paranormal Hunt

The world is full of mysterious stories. A monster in Loch Ness? Ghosts in graveyards? No one knows if the stories are true. But hunting for answers is spooky fun.

Black Rabbit Books © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Picture Books

Creative Editions © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1-3

Seedlings: Holidays

Hello, Chinese New Year and Hanukkah. Hello, Christmas andKwanzaa. Hello, à fun! The popular Seedlings series now offersintroductions to well-known holidays. Written in a friendly voice, filledwith dynamic photos, and featuring text crafted for the youngest ofreaders, these newest books touch upon the history and traditions ofholiday celebrations. Each book closes with a labeled-image guide forfurther review. As introductions to informational text, these titles willplant the seeds of knowledge!

Creative Education © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

Spooky Spots

People say ghosts haunt cemeteries and wander around prisons. Are they telling the truth? It's time to investiage stories about these spooky spots, and find out for yourself.

Black Rabbit Books © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

4th to 8th grade Preview Collection

Chapter Books

Lerner Publishing Group (Creston Books) © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

Dead Max Comix

Middle school can be a survival of "fitting-in" at best. In Dead Max Comix, Derrick discovers that his secrets aren't really unusual. This series offers a light-hearted touch at accepting yourself and finding your own pack.

Lerner Publishing Group (Red Chair Press © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4

The Gross Human Body in Action

Get totally grossed out with amazing augmented reality experiences! With close-up pictures and lots of disgusting facts, this series tells all about the gross science behind your body's functions.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4

Individual Non-Fiction

Millbrook Press © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

Orca Currents

Orca Book Publishers © 2013

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
5-8

Origami Fun

Fold, bend, crease! Origami Fun just might make paper engineers out of hands-on learners. This makerspace series teaches the art of paper folding. Young crafters will work to build and fly airplanes, create festive decorations for the holidays, and even bring extinct dinosaurs back to life!

Bellwether Media © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4

Skilled and Vocational Trades

Skilled and Vocational Trades explores the career paths of electricians, plumbers, drone pilots and more. The books describe the jobs associated with each trade and provide information on training and education, life on the job, and the career outlook. Each book includes a fact sheet, a graphic that visually presents key information, source notes, and resources to aid in further research.

ReferencePoint Press © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-4

Swimming with Sharks

From the mighty great white to the alienlike goblin shark, earth's oceans are full of sharks. With speed, strength, and stealth, they make the perfect predators. They also make the ideal reading topics for young readers. Through diagrams, labeled images, and other graphics, this series emphasizes visual literacy while diving into the lives, habitats, and diets of the creatures children love to learn about.

Black Rabbit Books © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Young Adult Preview Collection Option 1

Drug Risks

This series gives readers a full understanding of the use of specific, commonly abused substances. Books will discuss the scope of the problem, addiction, other consequences of drug use, prevention strategies, and the challenges of treatment and recovery. Personal accounts, comments from experts, and relevant facts add insight and interest.

ReferencePoint Press © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
6-12

Giants of Rap and Hip-Hop

They come from different parts of the country and from different backgrounds. What these artists share is talent (they've all topped the charts); grit (they've worked hard to get there); and desire to make music that speaks to, for, and about the people and the world around them. The Giants of Rap and Hip-Hop series explores early life, the ups and downs of the artist's life and career, major influences, and new directions. Fully documented quotes, from the artists and from the people who know them and their work, add interest and insight.

ReferencePoint Press © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
6-12

Orca Soundings

Orca Book Publishers © 2013

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-5

Smartphones and Society

Smartphones and Society examines how smartphones have changed different aspects of daily life. Readers will learn how these devices have shaped society in both positive and negative ways. Each book includes a graphic that presents key information visually, source notes, and resources to aid in further research.

ReferencePoint Press © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
6-12

YA Fiction

Lerner Publishing Group (Carolrhoda Lab®) © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
7

YA Graphic Novel

Lerner Publishing Group (Graphic Universe)e) © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
7

Young Adult Preview Collection Option 2

AI High

After the government officially recognizes androids as living beings, Fitzgerald High starts a program integrating human and android students, earning it the nickname AI High. Whether they're human or android, teenagers will always have drama.

Lerner Publishing Group (Darby Creek) © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4

Ballpark Greats: Pro Baseball

From on the diamond exploits to off the diamond insights, Ballpark Greats: Pro Baseball's Best Players gives the reader a close-up look at some of the very best of todays Major League Baseball stars. Championship winners and statistical leaders are showcased in a fun to read and visually interesting examination of each player's outstanding career. The series gives the reader tangible evidence and insights into why each player is considered one of the best in pro baseball.

Mason Crest Publishers © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
7-12

Individual Non-Fiction

Soon after the sexual misconduct allegations against film producer Harvey Weinstein became public in late 2017, the #MeToo movement went viral, opening up an explosive conversation about rape culture around the globe. In the US, someone is sexually assaulted every 98 seconds. More than 320,000 Americans over the age of twelve are sexually assaulted each year. Men are victims too. One in thirty-three American men will be sexually assaulted or raped in his lifetime. Yet only 3 percent of rapists ever serve time in jail. Learn about the patriarchal constructs that support rape culture and how to dismantle them: redefining healthy manhood and sexuality, believing victims, improving social and legal systems and workplace environments, evaluating media with a critical eye, and standing up to speak out. Case studies provide a well-rounded view of real people on all sides of the issues.

Twenty-First Century Books © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
8

Jobs for Skilled Workers

This series is for teens who want to learn more about the types of jobs that are often called vocational careers, skilled trades, or professional trades. They usually require completion of a 2-year program and/or certification. The series introduces readers to various job possibilities within a given field and shows them what it’s like to do these jobs, the education and skills they’ll need, what kind of money they can earn, employment prospects, and more. All books in the series feature a Q&A interview with someone who works in the field.

ReferencePoint Press © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
6-12

Orca Currents

Orca Book Publishers © 2014

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
5-8

Orca Soundings

Orca Book Publishers © 2010

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-5

World of Drones

No longer just a toy or tool of war, drones are fast becoming another in a long line of life-changing technologies. This series examines the expanding use of drones for various purposes; the benefits, challenges, and concerns resulting from these uses; and where ongoing develops are leading. All books feature real-world examples, fully-documented quotes, and clear, thoughtful narrative.

ReferencePoint Press © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
6-12

Primary Spanish Collection Option 1

Cici: Un cuento de hada

Fairies have been in Cici's family for generations. When she turns 10, it's her turn to get wings! Now in Spanish, this graphic series follows Cici's life with separated parents, an eccentric abuela, and newfound powers.

Lerner Publishing Group (Graphic Universe) © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

Deportes

Young sports fans will love learning more about their favorite games in this Spanish-language series. A search-and-find feature guides early readers as they learn new vocabulary pertaining to different sport fundamentals, player positions, and rules. Carefully chosen photos and words are sure to captivate kindergarteners and other readers alike!

Amicus © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

El principio de los

Celebrating the life, growth, and development of baby animals, Starting Out narrates the tale of growing up in the wild. This Spanish-language series employs simple language and a unique first-person perspective to introduce foundational biological concepts as it follows the adorable animal through the start of its young life.

Creative Education © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

Planeta animal

This popular series-extended to include more Spanish-language titles-travels the planet to study fascinating mammals, birds, reptiles, fish, and invertebrates. Beautiful photos are paired with STEM-appropriate text to examine the featured creature's appearance, habitat, behaviors, and life cycle. Each book also presents a folk story that people have used to help explain the animal's appearance or behavior.

Creative Education © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Semillas del saber

The popular Semillas del saber series now offers introductions to well-known holidays. Written in a friendly voice, filled with dynamic photos, and featuring text crafted for the youngest of readers, these books touch upon the history and traditions of holiday celebrations. As introductions to informational text, these titles will plant the seeds of knowledge!

Creative Education © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Primary Spanish Collection Option 2

Clima extremo

This North American Spanish translation about extreme weather will teach early readers about science and weather. Using a search-and-find framework, emergent readers learn simple facts about earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes, blizzards, wildfires, and floods, and the impact they have. Picture prompts and an ending quiz help build new vocabulary and create a successful foundation for reading. Great early STEM books for kindergartners and first graders.

Amicus © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

El principio de las

Celebrating the life, growth, and development of baby animals, Starting Out narrates the tale of growing up in the wild. This series employs simple language and a unique first-person perspective to introduce foundational biological concepts as it follows the adorable animal through the start of its young life.

Creative Education © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

Planeta animal

This popular series-extended to include more Spanish-language titles-travels the planet to study fascinating mammals, birds, reptiles, fish, and invertebrates. Beautiful photos are paired with STEM-appropriate text to examine the featured creature's appearance, habitat, behaviors, and life cycle. Each book also presents a folk story that people have used to help explain the animal's appearance or behavior.

Creative Education © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Serpientes escurridizas

Giant anacondas slither through swamps. Boa constrictors travel through trees, looking for prey. Snakes slither all around the world. In these intriguing Spanish books, readers will learn all about these scaly reptiles, without becoming their lunch!

Black Rabbit Books © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Primary Spanish Collection Option 3

Animales del océano

Amicus © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

Coches épicos

Audi R8s zip past at hyper speeds. Superleggeras amaze with their power and beauty. Audi R8s race to top speed on electric power. These exotic and epic cars rule the road. Hop into the driver's seat and peek beneath the hood to discover just how they do it. The titles in this Spanish-language series include vibrant photography, labeled images, and other graphics.

Black Rabbit Books © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Deportes

Young sports fans will love learning more about their favorite games in this Spanish-language series. A search-and-find feature guides early readers as they learn new vocabulary pertaining to different sport fundamentals, player positions, and rules. Carefully chosen photos and words are sure to captivate kindergarteners and other readers alike!

Amicus © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

Gatos salvajes

Young animal lovers will love reading these fun and engaging Spanish-language books about some of the world’s most popular wild cats. The Wild Cats series highlights cats from across the globe through nature photos, Cat Facts, and a helpful glossary. Sidebars highlight similarities and differences between wild cats and housecats, giving readers relatable insights into these wild animals.

Amicus © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

Semillas del saber

The popular Semillas del saber series now offers introductions to well-known holidays. Written in a friendly voice, filled with dynamic photos, and featuring text crafted for the youngest of readers, these books touch upon the history and traditions of holiday celebrations. As introductions to informational text, these titles will plant the seeds of knowledge!

Creative Education © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Children's Fiction Titles

The Amazing Adventures of Batman!

Capstone (Picture Window Books) © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K-2

Amazing Adventures of the DC Super Pets

Capstone (Picture Window Books) © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K-2

Azaleah Lane

Capstone (Picture Window Books) © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1-3

Big Nate

Need a way to shut up some snooty kid when he gloats about his private school? Looking for the perfect response when your best friend joins the grammar police? Want a quick and easy way toout-snap even the snappiest comeback? Nate Wright has the answer: a good old-fashioned wedgie! Can Chad somehow survive on a diet of kale and soy nuts? Are Jenny and Artur EVER going to break up? And how is Nate supposed to concentrate on baseball when he's got a crush on his team's new pitcher?

Turtleback Books © 2017

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

DC Super Heroes

Capstone Editions © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
PK-2

DC Super Heroes Origins

Capstone (Stone Arch Books) © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K-2

Fables and Folktales

These Asian parables about imagination, youthful action, and success serve a dual purpose of letting pictures tell a story and bringing Asian messages to North America.

Black Rabbit Books © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K-3

Katie Woo's Neighborhood

Capstone (Picture Window Books) © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K-2

Pedro

Capstone (Picture Window Books) © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K-2

Sports Illustrated Kids Bedtime Storys

Capstone Editions © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
PK-2

Yasmin

Capstone (Picture Window Books) © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K-2

The Chalk Giraffe

Capstone Editions © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
PK-1

Do Not Bring Your Dragon to the Last Day of School

Capstone Editions © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
PK-2

The Coding Club

As members of their middle school's coding club, Grady Hopkins, Marco Martinez, and Ava Rhodes solve mysteries at their school using creativity, logic, and coding skills. These relevant titles will intrigue young readers with exciting plot lines, high-tech gadgets, and coding lingo.

12-Story Library © 2016

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-5

Fairy Tale Reform School

Turtleback Books © 2017

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
5

Farah Rocks

Capstone (Stone Arch Books) © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-4

Jake Maddox Adventure

Capstone (Stone Arch Books) © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-4

Jake Maddox Girl Sports Stories

Capstone (Stone Arch Books) © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Jake Maddox JV

Capstone (Stone Arch Books) © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-4

Jake Maddox JV Girls

Capstone (Stone Arch Books) © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-4

Jake Maddox Sports Stories

Capstone (Stone Arch Books) © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Tartan House

Each high-interest story in the Tartan House line features edgy topics and crisp writing that resonate with today's upper-grade readers. The brisk but meaty storylines are guaranteed page-turners full of intrigue. Mystery, adventure, fantasy, and more can be found in Tartan House.

12-Story Library © 2016

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
5-8

Help Wanted, Must Love Books

Capstone Editions © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4-7

A Many Feathered Thing

Capstone Editions © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-7

Micah McKinney and the Boys of Summer

Capstone Editions © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-7

The Very Last Leaf

Capstone Editions © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K-2

Kindergarten to 3rd Grade Non-Fiction Titles

A Little Bit Spooky

From ghosts to Bigfoot sightings, paranormal topics and urban legends captivate even the most reluctant of readers. With clear text and simple graphics, this series safely introduces children to mysterious topics and invites them to investigate the things that might make their world just a little bit spooky.

Black Rabbit Books © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1-2

Animals Are Awesome

Each book in the Animals Are Awesome series offers insight into the fascinating lives of some of the world's most incredible animals. From what they eat and where they live to descriptions of different species and how they spend their days, readers will learn lots of fun facts about their favorite animals.

12-Story Library © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-5

Animals of the Arctic

The Arctic is a barren land of blustering winds and sub-zero temperatures unfit for many of Earth's animals. But some have evolved to make this frozen world their home. Each title in Animals of the Arctic is filled with descriptions of adaptations, from special coats to inventive behaviors, explaining how animals survive in the Arctic!

Bellwether Media © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Animals of the Desert

The desert is one of the most extreme biomes on Earth! Temperatures skyrocket as the sun rises and quickly plummet as it sets. These extremes have not stopped animals from making it their home. From roadrunners excreting salt to conserve water to bighorn sheep going days without a drop, this series explores the special ways animals of the desert have adapted to survive in this harsh biome.

Bellwether Media © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Can You Tell the Difference?

Nature is full of animal look-alikes, and this series will equip readers with all the knowledge they need to avoid misidentifying animals commonly mistaken for each other. With conversational text, witty comparisons, fun facts, and humorous imagery, this series is sure to have even the most reluctant readers laughing and learning.

Black Rabbit Books © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Caring for Your Magical Pets

Owning a pet is a huge responsibility, especially when that pet breathes fire or bursts into flames! Putting a spin on classic pet guides, this series details how to care for magical pets through witty, conversational text that explores life cycles, how much food and exercise, and special care each pet needs along with information about the joys and potential hazards each pet brings. With humorous imagery that works hand in hand with the text, this series is sure to spark young readers' imaginations and prove that reading can be fun.

Black Rabbit Books © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Cat Stats

Cats are always a popular topic. These titles dig into each breed's personality, appearance, and care needs. A quiz at the end will help readers determine if this is the cat for them.

Black Rabbit Books © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Community Helpers

There are some jobs that keep our communities' wheels spinning. Doctors and dentists help us stay healthy and strong. Police officers keep our streets safe. Teachers prepare us for our changing world. This series explores the community helpers of today and how their work keeps our communities running safely and smoothly.

Bellwether Media © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Crawly Creatures

They're creepy, they're crawly, and this series brings readers up close and personal with them. Through infographics, gross fun facts, and carefully levelled text, readers will learn about the lives of these creatures and the important roles they play in nature.

Black Rabbit Books © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Deep Space Discovery

It's time to go where no human and few robots have gone before. It's time for Deep Space Discovery. This series explores everything from the sun and other stars to the vast galaxies they make up. With up-to-date content, infographics, and closely levelled text, this series will have reluctant readers reaching for more.

Black Rabbit Books © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

The Disgusting Crafter

It's time for kids to learn how to make what they really want. With easy-to-follow instructions and simple supply lists, this series can turn any reader into a disgusting crafter.

Black Rabbit Books © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Gearhead Garage

Rev up those reading engines! Gearhead Garage explores the evolution, design, and technology of the most earth-shaking cars and motorcycles. With dynamic photos, diagrams, charts, and infographics galore, these hi/lo offerings will have reluctant readers racing for more.

Black Rabbit Books © 2017

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Grow With Me

An explanation of the life cycle and life span of chickens, using up-close photographs and step-by-step text to follow a chicken's growth process from egg to chick to mature chicken.

Creative Education © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

Horse Crazy

Saddle up, and get ready to learn about some of the world's favorite horse breeds. Explore the traits and features of each breed, their common uses, and the care they need through closely levelled text, engaging infographics, and vibrant photography. Are you ready to get Horse Crazy?

Black Rabbit Books © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

How to Outsmart. . .

The humour shines in this witty series about tricking, teasing, and tickling some of the worst characters you could meet. Reluctant readers will find much to love in these quirky titles.

Black Rabbit Books © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Just for Laughs

Along with fun facts and hilarious graphics, Just for Laughs shares some of the best jokes and twisters about everything from parents to pets. Get ready to twist your tongue, tease your brain, and laugh out loud. With directions on how to make original jokes, the series will have readers laughing and asking for more.

Black Rabbit Books © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Mighty Bots

From entertaining battle bots to helpful robots that aid in surgery and exploration, robots are a big part of our world. Explore the different kinds of robots and the roles they play. Includes labelled diagrams, varying perspectives, and graphs.

Black Rabbit Books © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

On the Pitch

Score a goal with this fantastic series about the world's most popular sport. Explore soccer from many angles, from its popular players to the rules of the game, and get in on the action. Great for compare/contrast discussions. Are you ready to get On the Pitch?

Black Rabbit Books © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Silly Sketcher

Bring together art and laughter with this hilarious series. From putting food on human legs to silly bobblehead creations, step-by-step instructions and images will guide readers to create their own silly sketches.

Black Rabbit Books © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Spot African Animals

Take a safari and read about popular animals native to Africa. The search-and-find feature highlights interesting characteristics of these animals while guiding early readers to learn about adaptations and habitats of these animals.

Amicus © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

Versus!

Climb into the ring, and put some of your favorite animals and plants to the test. Could a tiny beetle be stronger than a huge elephant? Could a rhino win against a T. rex? These books pair two very unlikely animals or plants together for an imaginary fight. Readers will have to compare and contrast the features to decide what wins.

Black Rabbit Books © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

4th to 8th Grade Non-Fiction Titles

All-American Fighting Forces

African Americans, American Indians, and other groups committed heroic acts to protect their country. But they did so while overcoming violent discrimination. With primary source photos and infographics, the All-American Fighting Forces hi/lo books are almost as strong as the men and women they're about.

Black Rabbit Books © 2017

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

All-Time Worst Disasters

Kids are fascinated by natural disasters, and they will be engaged by this high-interest series that looks at the worst of various disasters. Each book is a collection of the 12 worst disasters and includes a "Staying Safe' section that covers safety procedures in the event of any of the disasters.

12-Story Library © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-5

Béisbol! Latino Heroes of Major League Baseball

Hit a grand slam with this new hi/lo baseball series. Profiling the very best of today’s pro ballplayers who learned the game in Latin America, Béisbol! is perfect for all your sports fans. Jam-packed with infographics, stats, and fun facts, these titles will have readers developing critical thinking skills while simply enjoying a fun book.

Black Rabbit Books © 2017

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Best of the Super Bowl

Young sports fans will love this information-packed series about the best of everything in Super Bowl history. Each book offers a collection of fascinating facts about the featured topic, from Super Bowl's best plays to its biggest upsets.

12-Story Library © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-5

Bot Maker

Get kids building and making with these first robot books. Step-by-step instructions and illustrations teach young engineers the basic construction of simple robots. Using simple materials readers will create basic robots that wiggle, scribble, and race.

Black Rabbit Books © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Career Files

The Career Files explore 10 high-interest fields and give readers a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to work in those areas. Each book shows readers some promising job options, how to get started in the field, and what skills they'll need in order to succeed.

12-Story Library © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-5

Earth's Ecosystems

Each book in the Earth's Ecosystems series offers a glimpse at the different landscapes found across the globe. Filled with facts about the climates, plants, animals, and other features that are unique to each ecosystem, this series is sure to instill a sense of wonder about the world.

12-Story Library © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-5

Epic Adventures

This picturesque series looks at some of the all-time greatest journeys and adventures that humans can take. Books act a bit like a travel guide, presenting some of the most awesome things people can do in each subject area. Series is perfect for armchair travellers.

12-Story Library © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-5

Exploring Ancient Civilization

Exploring Ancient Civilizations takes readers on a trip around the world, examining cultures from the past long ago. With detailed information and colorful images, these books provide a fascinating picture of how people from ancient times lived their daily lives.

12-Story Library © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-5

Football's All-Time Greats

Packed with statistics and infographics, this series takes a look at some of the best players and coaches in NFL history. From the era of leather helmets to today's finely tuned superstars, this hi/lo series takes a pass route through history à and is sure to be a touchdown for readers.

Black Rabbit Books © 2017

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Gods of Legend

Gods and goddesses from ancient stories still excite us today. Explore these legendary leaders' stories through powerful storytelling, infographics, and content that puts the stories in historical context.

Black Rabbit Books © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Got Game

This series has got game of its own. Perfect for looking at subjects from different perspectives, this series examines sports from all the angles. Throw in some STEM applications, and this is a winning set.

Black Rabbit Books © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Hidden History

This series presents a collection of forgotten, secret, and/or otherwise lesser-known pieces of history, and brings their stories to light for young readers today.

12-Story Library © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-5

History's Warriors

From noble knights to stealthy ninjas, history is full of incredible warriors who went through gruelling training and led daring lives. Through labeled images, maps, and other graphics, this series brings history to life and takes readers back in time to see how some of the world's greatest warriors lived and fought.

Black Rabbit Books © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Make Your Own Fun

Rocket makerspace to a whole new level with this series as it details how to make awesome crafts and explores all of the fun that goes with them. With friendly, step-by-step instructions, clear imagery, and helpful hints, this series will lead readers to finished products they'll be proud of.

Black Rabbit Books © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Making a Difference

The Making a Difference series tells engaging, inspiring, and sometimes touching stories of people, organizations, and communities who are helping people, animals, and the planet. Each book profiles 12 stories about how people are making a difference in a respective area: animals, children, the community, after a disaster, education, immigrants and refugees, the planet, and seniors. Some work is on a national or global scale; other work is on a grassroots, local level. Readers will learn how others are trying to make the world a better place, and be inspired to do the same.

Bookstaves © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-5

Military Tech

Heavy guns, enormous tanks, and sonic-booming airplanes. Get up close with some of the world's most high-tech military tools. See how technology plays a key role in today's fighting forces. Great for current event and STEM lessons.

Black Rabbit Books © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

A Nation of Immigrants

America is a nation of immigrants. This series celebrates the contributions immigrants have made to our country. Each book highlights 12 different immigrants: where they came from, a brief biography, and their notable contribution(s).

12-Story Library © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-5

Origami Fun

Fold, bend, crease! Origami Fun just might make paper engineers out of hands-on learners. This makerspace series teaches the art of paper folding. Young crafters will work to build and fly airplanes, create festive decorations for the holidays, and even bring extinct dinosaurs back to life!

Bellwether Media © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4

Our Gross, Awesome World

It's time to take fun fact and trivia books to a whole new level with awesome, disgusting, and unusual facts that kids will rush to share with their friends. Through closely levelled text, readers will find themselves laughing and learning.

Black Rabbit Books © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Perspectives on US History

This series examines major episodes in US history and explores the different perspectives on each event. By examining a range of views and their various shades of gray, readers will come away with a comprehensive understanding of why each event happened and its lasting effects on US history.

12-Story Library © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-5

Play Like a Pro

Play Like a Pro covers the essentials of what you need to play six professional team sports, from starting early to what pros do once they retire from their careers as athletes. Readers learn about the drive, dedication, preparation, hard work, skills, sacrifices, choices, and decisions involved in becoming a top athlete. With illustrative examples from the lives of well-known athletes, readers will learn more about the sports and games they love.

Bookstaves © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-5

Prehistoric

The Prehistoric series is about early humans, the world they lived in, and the lives they led. The five titles span the Paleolithic Era (the Old Stone Age) through the Iron Age; from c 3.3 million years ago to c. 1000 years ago. Readers will learn how each era or age is defined, how we learned about each, the geographic locations of humans then, the animals that existed, tools that were used, how humans lived and the challenges of everyday life, culture, art, religion, and more.

Bookstaves © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-5

Rank It!

Compare and contrast lessons have never been this fun! Each book in the Rank It! series highlights 11 of the topic's most popular subjects. Using fun hi/lo text and infographics, readers quickly and easily compare how the subjects stack up. From deadly dinos to Olympic greats, see how the favorites rank.

Black Rabbit Books © 2017

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Sports Report

The Sports Report series celebrates and explores why we love the sports we love. Each book is packed with legendary history, superstar statistics, and fascinating facts. Full-color photos capture all the action. A must-read for anyone who enjoys playing or watching sports.

12-Story Library © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-5

Spy Kid

Everything kids need to know about being a spy (and more!) is at their fingertips with Spy Kid. From famous spies to how to master spy techniques, this series prepares readers for top secret missions of their own. Features conversational text, step-by-step instructions, and engaging fun facts.

Black Rabbit Books © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Strange...But True?

Catch readers' attention with these striking hi/lo books about popular paranormal topics. These books are great for lessons in evaluating arguments in a text and analyzing key ideas and details. With infographics, first-person accounts, and more, readers will have the data they need to decide if the stories are strange AND true.

Black Rabbit Books © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Survival Guides You Didn't Know You Needed

Ridiculous situations and even crazier suggestions meet up to leave readers rolling on the floor in laughter as a seemingly rogue author guides them through worst-case scenarios. Includes real-life situations, fun facts, and critical thinking questions.

Black Rabbit Books © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Technology Breakthroughs

Technology breakthroughs change history and society when they happen, and they are happening at a faster pace than ever. This series helps young readers gain perspective on developments in technology. Each book covers the context, contributing factors, key players, and effects of a major technology breakthrough. Good STEM connection.

12-Story Library © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-5

That's Just Spooky!

Take paranormal stories to the exteme. With a conversational voice, accessible text, and real-life stories, readers will explore the mysteries they love to fear.

Black Rabbit Books © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

The Most Influential

Books in the 12 Most Influential series highlight the people, discoveries, and inventions that have shaped today's world. Innovations in science, the arts, and athletics are presented in a clear, historical context with an emphasis on their legacies.

12-Story Library © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-5

Unbelievable

The Unbelievable! series takes a look at some of the most amazing, astonishing, and incredible stories from around the world. Discover the secrets behind what makes the human body amazing, athletes legendary, and animals astonishing. Be fascinated by history and incredible stories from nature. Admire astounding human-made structures, dramatic discoveries, and incredible technologies.

12-Story Library © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-5

Women Who Changed the World

The Women Who Changed the World series profiles inspiring, influential women who challenged stereotypes, overcame barriers, and opened doors. Some were first women in their fields. Some rose to the top of companies (and nations) previously run by men. Some were activists, some were queens, some quietly did their jobs and had a lasting impact. Each book profiles 12 living and historical diverse women whose accomplishments in their field changed the world.

Bookstaves © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-5

Young Adult Reference Titles

Addicted

The trap of addiction ensnares millions. This series explores the struggles of those who have succumbed to addiction whether to opioids or social media or something else. It examines what it means to be addicted, how it occurs, the real-world effects, and the challenges of overcoming addiction. Personal accounts along with facts and quotes from authoritative sources are featured in every book as is an annotated list of organizations and websites where readers can get help and more information.

ReferencePoint Press © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
6-12

Art Scene

The art world is ever changing. Although painting and sculpture still have a strong following, many of today's artists are making names for themselves in other art forms including animation, tattoo, and even graffiti. The Art Scene series focuses onwhat some of today's new artists are doing, what they seek to communicate through their art, and how they are using new techniques and technology to create and promote their work. Each book introduces readers to influential artists and presents brief historical background as well as highlighting the work of a variety of contemporary artists and their art.

ReferencePoint Press © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
6-12

Career Discovery

Figuring out what career to pursue is no easy feat but here's one way to go about it: Follow your passion. The Career Discovery series shows students how their passions can play a big role as they ponder future careers. All books in the series profile a variety of jobs and career fields that are well-suited to particular interests. Included in every book are comments from industry insiders; information about pay and job prospects; a Q&A interview; and a list of sources for more information.

ReferencePoint Press © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
5-12

Career Exploration

With so many career possibilities, how does one decide which path to follow? One way is to focus on the things we like to do. Problem solvers might thrive as cybersecurity analysts or biomedical engineers and people who like social interaction might enjoy social work or sales. The Career Exploration series profiles a variety of jobs and career fields that are well-suited to particular interests.

ReferencePoint Press © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
6-12

Career Finder

Career Finder explores different career options for students after high school. Readers will learn useful and practical information about each career path, including the skills and training needed to succeed in the field. The books also show how different industries are growing and examine which job opportunities may be available in the future.

ReferencePoint Press © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-4

Careers For Creative People

STEM careers are all the rage but not everyone wants to be an engineer or actuary. What is a creative person to do? The Careers for Creative People series explores careers for creative types in the fields of fashion, music, the culinary arts, film, and more. These easy-to-use guides give teens with a creative streak a variety of ideas for career search and planning in a variety of fields. What the jobs entail, what they pay, and future prospects are discussed along with insights from industry insiders-and a Q&A interview in every book.

ReferencePoint Press © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
6-12

Careers in Engineering

Engineering is a top career field but differentiating between one engineering discipline and another is not always easy. The Careers in Engineering series provides easy-to-use guides for teens who are trying to understand the differences between various engineering careers and which of these careers might match their interests, skills, and talents. Each book focuses a single discipline, such as biomedical engineering or electrical engineering, among others. What the job entails, what it pays, and future prospects are discussed along with insights from industry insiders-and a Q&A interview in every book.

ReferencePoint Press © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
5-12

Cause & Effect: Ancient Civilizations

The Cause & Effect: Ancient Civilizations series examines causes and effects of historical events and time periods. Every book in the series includes thoughtful discussion—supported by facts, examples, and a mix of fully documented primary and secondary source quotes. Each title also includes an overview of the civilization so that readers have a broad context for understanding the more detailed discussions of specific causes and their effects.

ReferencePoint Press © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
5-12

Cause & Effect: Modern Wars

The Cause & Effect: Modern Wars series examines causes and effects of events that occur within the context of war. Every book in the series includes thoughtful discussion of questions like these—supported by facts, examples, and a mix of fully documented primary and secondary source quotes. Each title also includes an overview of the war so that readers have a broad context for understanding the more detailed discussions of specific causes and their effects.

ReferencePoint Press © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
5-12

Changing Families

American families are changing. New attitudes toward adoption, same-sex marriage, interracial relations, and more have influenced the makeup of families all across the nation. The Changing Families series helps young readers understand the experience of being part of a non-traditional family. Chapters examine the changes that are taking place, how young people within these families view themselves, and how they are affected by the views of outsiders. Each book also presents stories of well-known people who have grown up in non-traditional families.

ReferencePoint Press © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
5-12