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Four Feet, Two Sandals
by Karen Lynn Williams and Khadra Mohammed
Four Feet, Two Sandals
Illustrated by: Doug Chayka
Ages 7-12
When relief workers bring used clothing to the refugee camp, . . . more
My Name Is Sangoel
by Karen Lynn Williams and Khadra Mohammed
My Name Is Sangoel
Illustrated by: Catherine Stock
Ages 4-6
Sangoel is a refugee. Leaving behind his homeland of Sudan, . . . more
Abayomi, The Brazilian Puma: The True Story of an Orphaned Puma
by Darcy Pattison
Abayomi, The Brazilian Puma: The True Story of an Orphaned Puma
Illustrated by: Kitty Harvill
Ages 4 to 6
A mother puma, an attempt to steal a chicken and . . . more
Sitting Bull: Lakota Warrior and Defender of His People
by S.D. Nelson
Sitting Bull: Lakota Warrior and Defender of His People
Ages 8-12
Sitting Bull (c. 1831–1890) was one of the greatest Lakota/Sioux . . . more
The Little Tree
by Muon Van
The Little Tree
Illustrated by: JoAnn Adinolfi
Ages 3-up
When the Little Tree sees the world around her narrowing, . . . more
Because You’ll Never Meet Me
by Leah Thomas
Because You’ll Never Meet Me
Ages 12-up
Ollie and Moritz are best friends, but they can never . . . more
The Hero Two Doors Down: Based on the True Story of Friendship Between a Boy and a Baseball Legend
by Sharon Robinson
The Hero Two Doors Down: Based on the True Story of Friendship Between a Boy and a Baseball Legend
Ages 8-12
Based on the true story of a boy in Brooklyn . . . more
Nurtured and Nuzzled ∙ Criados y Acariciados
by Editors at Platypus Media
Nurtured and Nuzzled ∙ Criados y Acariciados
Illustrated by: Mike Speiser
Ages 3-5
Celebrate the bond between parent and child in this richly . . . more
Toby and the Ice Giants
by Joe Lillington
Toby and the Ice Giants
Illustrated by: Joe Lillington
Ages 3-7
Join Toby the Bison in this fact-filled adventure as he . . . more
Liberty
by Darcy Pattison
Liberty
Ages 8-up
When Santiago is thrust into the farm’s pigsty, Penelope is . . . more
Shackleton’s Journey
by William Grill
Shackleton’s Journey
Illustrated by: William Grill
Ages 7-up
Grill’s impeccably researched, detailed and atmospheric illustrations recreate all the . . . more
Introducing Teddy
by Jessica Walton
Introducing Teddy
Illustrated by: Dougal MacPherson
Ages 0-5
Errol and his teddy, Thomas, are best friends who do . . . more
Christmas from Heaven: The True Story of the Berlin Candy Bomber
by Tom Brokaw
Christmas from Heaven: The True Story of the Berlin Candy Bomber
Illustrated by: Robert T. Barrett
Ages 5-up
For the Reader who enjoys an inspiring biography of a . . . more
The Sun is Also a Star
by Nicola Yoon
The Sun is Also a Star
Ages 12-up
#1 New York Times bestselling author Nicola Yoon is back with . . . more
Trailblazers: 33 Women in Science Who Changed the World
by Rachel Swaby
Trailblazers: 33 Women in Science Who Changed the World
Ages 10-up
This middle-grade work, inspired by the authors’ Headstrong: 52 Women Who . . . more
The Last Thirteen: 13
by James Phelan
The Last Thirteen: 13
Ages 10-up
Sam wakes from his nightmare to discover the terrifying reality: . . . more
Make Buildings: A Doodle Design Activity Book
by Christopher Harrisson
Make Buildings: A Doodle Design Activity Book
Illustrated by: Charlotte Farmer
Ages 7-10
Following the lead of the world’s greatest architects, doodlers of . . . more
Pass the Pandowdy, Please
by Abigail Zelz
Pass the Pandowdy, Please
Illustrated by: Eric Zelz
Ages 7-10
What do Napoleon, Cleopatra, George Washington, Gandhi, Queen Victoria, Columbus, . . . more
The Soda Bottle School
by Laura Kutner, Suzanne Slade
The Soda Bottle School
Illustrated by: Aileen Darragh
Ages 8-12
In a Guatemalan village, students squished into their tiny schoolhouse, . . . more
Lost Boy, Lost Girl: Escaping Civil War in Sudan
by John Bul Dau and Martha Arual Akech with Michael S. Sweeney and Karen M. Kostyal
Lost Boy, Lost Girl: Escaping Civil War in Sudan
Ages 12-up
Part adventure story, part inspirational survival story, all true, Lost . . . more
National Geographic Kids Chapters: Rhino Rescue
by Clara Hodgson Meeker
National Geographic Kids Chapters: Rhino Rescue
Ages 7-10
What happens when conservationists meet rhinos in trouble? They arrange . . . more
Paper Wishes
by Lois Sepahban
Paper Wishes
Ages 8-12
A moving debut novel about a girl whose family is . . . more
Can You Say Peace?
by Karen Katz
Can You Say Peace?
Illustrated by: Karen Katz
Ages 5-7
A bright and colorful journey around the world to meet . . . more
The Runaway’s Gold
by Emilie Christie Burack
The Runaway’s Gold
Ages 8-14
In 1842, Christopher Robertson’s family lives a difficult life as . . . more
Riding Chance
by Christine Kendall
Riding Chance
Ages 10-up
A powerful novel about an urban kid’s redemption through the . . . more
Where Did My Clothes Come From?
by Christine Butterworth
Where Did My Clothes Come From?
Illustrated by: Lucia Gaggiotti
Ages 5-8
Did you know that the cotton for your jeans was . . . more
Gaia Warriors
by Nicola Davies, with an afterword by James Lovelock
Gaia Warriors
Ages 10-up
Inspired by the work of outstanding scientist and thinker James . . . more
Half Spoon of Rice
by Icy Smith
Half Spoon of Rice
Ages 9-up
Nine-year-old Nat is forced out of his Cambodian home and . . . more
A Year Full of Stories: 52 Folk Tales and Legends from All Around the World
by Angela McAllister
A Year Full of Stories: 52 Folk Tales and Legends from All Around the World
Ages 6-9
Celebrate your year from New Year’s Day to Christmas Eve . . . more
Journey Around the World (Playmobil)
by Richard Unglik
Journey Around the World (Playmobil)
Ages 6-12
Discover with Playmobil the most marvelous places on earth with . . . more
City Atlas: Travel the World with 30 City Maps
by Georgia Cherry
City Atlas: Travel the World with 30 City Maps
Illustrated by: Martin Haake
Ages 8-12
Take a tour of Toronto, look around Lisbon or hot-foot . . . more
Wheels of Change
by Darlene Beck Jacobson
Wheels of Change
Ages 8-12
Racial intolerance, social change, and sweeping progress make 1908 Washington, . . . more
Always With You
by Ruth Vander Zee
Always With You
Ages 4-6
After her mother is killed by an explosion that also . . . more
The Wizard Who Saved the World
by Jeffrey Bennett
The Wizard Who Saved the World
Illustrated by: Roberta Collier-Morales
Ages 7-12
Can a book that deals with global warming be inspirational . . . more
A Thirst for Home: A Story of Water Across the World
by Christine Ieronimo
A Thirst for Home: A Story of Water Across the World
Illustrated by: Eric Velasquez
Ages 4-8
Alemitu lives with her mother in a poor village in . . . more
Arcady’s Goal
by Eugene Yelchin
Arcady’s Goal
Illustrated by: Eugene Yelchin
Ages 9-12
From Newbery Honor–winning author Eugene Yelchin comes another glimpse into . . . more
This Side of Home
by Renée Watson
This Side of Home
Ages 12-up
Identical twins Nikki and Maya have been on the same . . . more
Black and White
by Dahlov Ipcar
Black and White
Illustrated by: Dahlov Ipcar
Ages 3-7
Two little dogs frolic and dream of adventures beyond their . . . more
In a Village by the Sea
by Muon Van
In a Village by the Sea
Illustrated by: April Chu
Ages 4-6
Written in a spare, lyrical style using fresh, evocative imagery, . . . more
Lailah’s Lunchbox
by Reem Faruqi
Lailah’s Lunchbox
Illustrated by: Lea Lyon
Ages 8-12
In this picture book, Lailah is excited that she finally . . . more
Kell, the Alien: Book 1, The Aliens, Inc. Series
by Darcy Pattison
Kell, the Alien: Book 1, The Aliens, Inc. Series
Illustrated by: Rich Davis
Ages 6-10
Shipwrecked on earth and desperate to make money, an alien . . . more
Give a Goat
by Jan West Schrock
Give a Goat
Illustrated by: Aileen Darragh
Ages 8-12
How can reading a picture book in one country make . . . more
I, Humanity
by Jeffrey Bennett
I, Humanity
Ages 4-12
What is our place in the universe, and how do . . . more
The Girl Who Saved Yesterday
by Julius Lester
The Girl Who Saved Yesterday
Illustrated by: Carl Angel
Ages 4-9
For the reader who loves powerful poetic language in the . . . more
Mira’s Diary: California Dreaming
by Marissa Moss
Mira’s Diary: California Dreaming
Ages 8-13
In the last book of the time-travel series, Mira explores . . . more
The Boy at the Top of the Mountain
by John Boyne
The Boy at the Top of the Mountain
Ages 10-14
 From the author of The Boy in the Striped Pajamas . . . more
She Stood for Freedom : The Untold Story of a Civil Rights Hero, Joan Trumpauer Mulholland
by Loki Mullholland
She Stood for Freedom : The Untold Story of a Civil Rights Hero, Joan Trumpauer Mulholland
Illustrated by: Charlotta Janssen
Ages 8-up
Joan Trumpauer Mulholland was a white teenager in the South . . . more
One Minute Mysteries: More Short Mysteries You Solve With Science!
by Eric and Natalie Yoder
One Minute Mysteries: More Short Mysteries You Solve With Science!
Ages 8-12
Science knows no borders with the bilingual edition of this . . . more
All We Have Left
by Wendy Mills
All We Have Left
Ages 13-up
Now: Sixteen-year-old Jesse is used to living with the echoes . . . more
Marcel
by Eda Akaltun
Marcel
Illustrated by: Eda Akaltun
Ages 3-7
For the reader who knows their way around town!Marcel is . . . more
One Day on our Blue Planet… in the Antarctic
by Ella Bailey
One Day on our Blue Planet… in the Antarctic
Illustrated by: Ella Bailey
Ages 3-5
From breakfast to dinner, dusk to dawn, children will love . . . more
Learning to Swear in America
by Katie Kennedy
Learning to Swear in America
Ages 12-up
An asteroid is hurtling toward Earth. A big, bad one. . . . more
The Orphan Keeper
by Camron Wright
The Orphan Keeper
Ages 14-up
Seven-year-old Chellamuthu’s life is forever changed when he is kidnapped . . . more
Hopping Ahead of Climate Change — Snowshoe Hares, Science, and Survival
by Sneed B. Collard III
Hopping Ahead of Climate Change — Snowshoe Hares, Science, and Survival
Ages 8-up
Hopping Ahead of Climate Change describes one of the most . . . more
Beautiful Blue World
by Suzanne LaFleur
Beautiful Blue World
Ages 8-12
A thrilling and moving story of children who become a . . . more
The Tree in the Courtyard: Looking Through Anne Frank’s Window
by Jeff Gottesfeld
The Tree in the Courtyard: Looking Through Anne Frank’s Window
Illustrated by: Peter McCarty
Ages 5-8
Told from the perspective of the tree outside Anne Frank’s . . . more
Up from the Sea
by Lesa Lowitz
Up from the Sea
Ages 12-up
On the day the tsunami strikes, Kai loses nearly everyone . . . more
Chloe in India
by Kate Darnton
Chloe in India
Ages 9-12
A poignant and delightful story involving class, race, social customs, . . . more
Anna Hibiscus
by Atinuke
Anna Hibiscus
Illustrated by: Lauren Tobia
Ages 5-9
Anna Hibiscus lives in Africa. Amazing Africa. Anna Hibiscus loves . . . more
Moon Watchers
by Reza Jalali
Moon Watchers
Illustrated by: Anne Sibley O'Brien
Ages 6-9
Looking through the tall trees in their backyard in Maine, . . . more
Talking Walls: Discover Your World
by Margy Burns Knight
Talking Walls: Discover Your World
Illustrated by: Anne Sibley O'Brien
Ages 8-up
In this book walls really do talk, and oh, the . . . more
Seeking the Snow Leopard
by Jon Micelar
Seeking the Snow Leopard
Ages 9-12
The true story of a successful expedition to trap and collar . . . more
Satchi and Little Star
by Donna Marie Seim
Satchi and Little Star
Illustrated by: Susan Spellman
Ages 4-8
Satchi, a young, dark-skinned girl from Grand Turk Island, watches . . . more
A Cool Drink of Water
by Barbara Kerley
A Cool Drink of Water
Ages 4-8
An Italian boy sips from a fountain in the town . . . more
Every Human Has Rights: What You Need to Know About Your Human Rights
by National Geographic Kids
Every Human Has Rights: What You Need to Know About Your Human Rights
Ages 10-up
In 1948, the United Nations laid out 30 basic human . . . more
Untamed: The Wild Life of Jane Goodall
by Anita Silvey
Untamed: The Wild Life of Jane Goodall
Ages 8-12
Explore and discover the amazing life of world icon Dr. . . . more
1,001 Inventions and Awesome Facts from Muslim Civilization
by National Geographic Kids
1,001 Inventions and Awesome Facts from Muslim Civilization
Ages 8-12
We often think that people from a thousand years ago . . . more
Anna & Solomon
by Elaine Snyder
Anna & Solomon
Illustrated by: Harry Bliss
Ages 4-8
A true immigration love story, with pictures from a New . . . more
90 Miles to Havana
by Enrique Flores-Galbis
90 Miles to Havana
Ages 9-12
90 Miles to Havana is a 2011 Pura Belpré Honor . . . more
Every Falling Star
by Sungju Lee and Susan McClelland
Every Falling Star
Ages 13-up
Every Falling Star, the first book to portray contemporary North . . . more
Weather, Weather
by Maira Kalman and Daniel Handler
Weather, Weather
Illustrated by: Maira Kalman
Ages 3-up
Can a photograph capture the sensation of a warm spring . . . more
The Bamboo Sword
by Margi Preus
The Bamboo Sword
Ages 10-14
Master writer Margi Preus treats readers to an amazing adventure . . . more
First Flight Around the World
by Tim Grove
First Flight Around the World
Ages 10-up
In 1924, the U.S. Army sent eight young men on . . . more
Mission Mumbai: A Novel of Sacred Cows, Snakes, and Stolen Toilets
by Mahtab Narsimhan
Mission Mumbai: A Novel of Sacred Cows, Snakes, and Stolen Toilets
Ages 9-12
Travel to the colorful and chaotic streets of India from . . . more
Save Me a Seat
by Sarah Weeks and Gita Varadarajan
Save Me a Seat
Ages 8-12
From award-winning author of Pie, Sarah Weeks and debut author . . . more
Unidentified Suburban Object
by Mike Jung
Unidentified Suburban Object
Ages 8-12
Comic and satirical, but also full of painful truths about . . . more
Making Friends with Billy Wong
by Augusta Scattergood
Making Friends with Billy Wong
Ages 8-12
A powerful story set in small-town Arkansas in 1955 that . . . more
Children Growing Up with War
by Jenny Matthews
Children Growing Up with War
Ages 10-up
The right to adequate nutrition and medical care.The right to . . . more
Who We Are!: All About Being the Same and Being Different
by Robie H. Harris
Who We Are!: All About Being the Same and Being Different
Illustrated by: Nadine Bernard Westcott
Ages 2-5
Join Nellie, Gus, baby Jake, and their parents at Funland . . . more
Can We Help?
by George Ancona
Can We Help?
Ages 5-8
George Ancona celebrates the joy of kids giving back. In . . . more
Dolls of Hope
by Shirley Parenteau
Dolls of Hope
Ages 8-12
When eleven-year-old Chiyo Tamura is sent from her home in . . . more
Three Years and Eight Months
by Icy Smith
Three Years and Eight Months
Illustrated by: Jennifer Kindert
Ages 10-up
Based on true events during World War II, Three Years . . . more
Mei Ling in China City
by Icy Smith
Mei Ling in China City
Illustrated by: Gayle Garner Roski
Ages 8-up
Based on a true story of events during World War . . . more
What in the World!: Wild, Weird and Wonderful Adventures of a Wanderer
by Michael Smith
What in the World!: Wild, Weird and Wonderful Adventures of a Wanderer
Ages 12-up
Captivated, melancholy and shock are emotions stirred in this remarkable . . . more
My Village: Rhymes from Around the World in their Original Languages
by Danielle Wright
My Village: Rhymes from Around the World in their Original Languages
Illustrated by: Mique Moriuchi
Ages 3-6
In a new edition of this special book, 22 nursery . . . more
Spot the Seal Around the World
by Sarah Khan
Spot the Seal Around the World
Ages 2-5
From African elephants to Alaskan Eskimos, there’s so much to . . . more
The Hello Atlas
by Kenard Pak
The Hello Atlas
Ages 6-9
Look into the lives of children all over the world . . . more
Caravaggio: Painter on the Run
by Marissa Moss
Caravaggio: Painter on the Run
Ages 12-up
For the reader who loves learning about history and art . . . more

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