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This is Not My Hat

Tiny fish wearing a blue hat hopes not to wake up the trouble that might be following close behind.

Mr. Lincoln's Way

When Mr. Lincoln, "the coolest principal in the whole world," discovers that Eugene, the school bully, knows a lot about birds, he uses this interest to help Eugene overcome his intolerance.

Bark, George

George the puppy's mother is in for a big surprise when she takes him to the veterinarian to find out why he does not bark.

Step Right Up

A picture book biography of Dr. William Key, a former slave and self-trained veterinarian who taught his horse, Jim, to read and write and who together with Jim became one of the most famous traveling performance acts around the turn of the twentieth century.

Mother Bruce

Bruce is a grumpy bear who likes no one and nothing but cooked eggs, but when some eggs he was planning to boil hatch and the goslings believe he is their mother, he must try to make the best of the situation.

Thomas Jefferson

A brief introduction to the life of the third president, Thomas Jefferson.

George Washington

A brief introduction to the life of the first president, George Washington.

Woodrow Wilson

A brief biography of Woodrow Wilson, who went from a university president to president of the United States.

Twice as Good

A biography of William J. Powell, an African American golfer, discussing his becoming a caddie and learning to play golf, the discrimination he faced trying to compete, and building his own golf course where anyone was welcome.

My Freedom Trip

Based on the life of the authors' mother, this is the story of her escape from North Korea.

Galapagos George

An introduction to Pinta Island saddleback tortoises, describing how they came to be and why the species became extinct in 2012.

Giant Squid

A nonfiction picture book exploring the mysterious life of the elusive giant squid.

Meet the Tennessee Titans

An introduction to the Tennessee Titans professional football team. Includes information about the team's history, stadium, star players, and uniforms. Features include: a true/false quiz, photos, vintage trading cards reproductions, maps, and records.

Nubs

Chronicles the friendship between Marine Major Brian Dennis and Nubs, a pack leader of wild dogs in Iraq who bonded with Dennis, but when Dennis was relocated seventy miles away and could not bring the dog with him, Nubs traveled across the freezing desert to find his human friend.

Patrol

A frightened American soldier faces combat in the lush forests of Vietnam.

Long May She Wave

The story of Caroline Pickersgill, the girl who sewed the American flag that inspired the lyrics of the National Anthem ... Caroline Pickersgill came from a family of the best flag makers in Baltimore. She and her family proudly stitched the grand flag that gallantly whipped in the wind over Fort McHenry

Don't Forget, God Bless Our Troops

Five-year-old Natalie, misses her dad who is off to war, she sends him her artwork, packages of treats, and prays for him.

The Eagles are Back

Tells the true story of a boy who helped pull the American bald eagle back from the brink of extinction by encouraging a pair of eagles to adopt an egg from Alaska.

You Never Heard of Sandy Koufax?!

Offers a brief overview of the life of Sandy Koufax, discussing the obstacles and physical challenges he faced, his successful career, his retirement, and other related topics.

Solving the Puzzle Under the Sea

Tells the story of oceanographic cartographer Marie Tharp and her work charting the ocean floor.

Winnie

When Harry Colebourn saw a baby bear at a train station, he knew he could care for it. Harry named the bear Winnie, short for Winnipeg, his company's home town. But who could care for the bear when Harry went to war?

The Boy Who Harnessed The Wind

Tells the true story of William Kamkwamba, who studies the technology and engineering behind wind turbines to solve a major problem - lack of electricity for lights or to pump water - in his hometown.

Ronald Reagan

In this fascinating introduction, young readers will learn about Reagan's early life, his achievements as president, as well as the many ways he is remembered today.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Presents a brief biography of Franklin D. Roosevelt, and discusses events affecting his presidency and his accomplishments during his presidency.

Abraham Lincoln

Presents a brief biography of Abraham Lincoln, and discusses events affecting his presidency and his accomplishments during his presidency.

Andrew Jackson

An brief introduction to the life of the seventh president, Andrew Jackson.

James K. Polk

A brief biography of James K. Polk, who expanded the United States to the Pacific Coast.

Newton's Rainbow

A picture-book biography of young Isaac Newton, who 'discovered' gravity, developed calculus, and uncovered the secrets of light and color.

One Plastic Bag

Isatou Ceesay finds a way to recycle discarded plastic bags that have accumulated in dirty heaps in her Gambian village.

Incredible Inventions

A collection of poems selected by Lee Bennett Hopkins that celebrate some of history's greatest inventions.

Alfred Nobel

An illustrated exploration of Alfred Nobel's invention of dynamite and how his feelings about how it was used led him to create the Nobel Prizes.

The Man Who Walked Between the Towers

A lyrical evocation of Philippe Petit's 1974 tightrope walk between the World Trade Center towers.

Just Plain Fancy

Naomi, an Amish girl whose elders have impressed upon her the importance of adhering to the simple ways of her people, is horrified when one of her hen eggs hatches into an extremely fancy bird.

Charlotte's Web

Wilbur, the pig, is desolate when he discovers that he is destined to be the farmer's Christmas dinner until his spider friend, Charlotte, decides to help him.

Christmas in the Trenches

A World War I veteran tells his grandson of his experiences in 1914, when British and German soldiers declared a truce from fighting to celebrate Christmas together.

The Legend of the Poinsettia

When Lucida is unable to finish her gift for the Baby Jesus in time for the Christmas procession, a miracle enables her to offer the beautiful flower we now call the poinsettia.

Click, Clack, Ho! Ho! Ho!

As Farmer Brown prepares the house for Christmas, Duck tries to play Santa--but he gets stuck in the chimney, along with all the other animals who try to help.

Bear Stays Up for Christmas

Bear is very tired, but he and his friends are determined to make sure he's awake for christmas.

Earmuffs for Everyone!

This picture book biography of Chester Greenwood explores the invention of the earmuffs and the patenting process.

How Santa Lost His Job

Frustrated by Santa's slowness at Christmastime, Muckle the elf creates a mechanical replacement called the Deliverator and proposes a series of contests to prove that it can do Santa's job better than he can.

Gingerbread Christmas

Matti, take his gingerbread band to the Christmas Festival where they are a hit--until the aroma of gingerbread reaches the children, signaling the time to run away.

An Invisible Thread

Based on: An invisible thread. A woman befriends a young boy while he is panhandling on the streets of New York City. A short time after they become friends, Laura realizes Maurice has never celebrated Christmas, and invites him to spend Christmas with her family.

Who's That Knocking on Christmas Eve?

A boy from Finnmark and his ice bear help scare away some hungry trolls so that Kyri and her father can enjoy their Christmas Eve meal.

XO, OX

The hilarious tale of an ox who is in love with a gazelle, told in correspondence.

Clemente!

A little boy named Clemente is proud to learn about the life, career, and charitable work of his namesake, baseball great Roberto Clemente, the first Latin American player inducted into the Hall of Fame.

El Deafo

A graphic novel memoir of author/illustrator Cece Bell who grew up hearing impaired.

Little Red Riding Hood

A sweet little girl meets a hungry wolf in the forest while on her way to visit her grandmother.

The Fisherman and His Wife

The fisherman's greedy wife is never satisfied with the wishes granted her by an enchanted fish.

Betsy Who Cried Wolf

A serious young shepherd finds that there is more than one way to keep a wolf from eating her sheep.

Little Red Gliding Hood

Little Red is an excellent ice skater, but she will need a good partner for the skating pairs competition and the only one available is a certain Wolf, who needs new skates as badly as Little Red does.

Goodnight Moon

As a little bunny says goodnight to many familiar objects, the illustrations are progressively darker.

Millions of Cats

A very old man and a very old woman are lonely, and so the very old man goes out in search of a cat to keep them company.

Pteranodon

Travel millions of years back in time to meet the pteranodon! Learn everything from what the pteranodon looked like to what it ate, and even where their goliath fossils have been found today.

Velociraptor

Travel millions of years back in time to meet the velociraptor ! Learn everything from what the velociraptor looked like to what it ate, and even where their goliath fossils have been found today.

Apatosaurus

Travel millions of years back in time to meet the Apatosaurus! Learn everything from what the Apatosaurus looked like to what it ate, and even where their goliath fossils have been found today

Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs

A spin on the traditional tale with dinosaurs who visit Norway as the main characters.

Chalk

Shows children drawing with chalk and how their creations subsequently become real. Suggests the power of imaginativeness and play.

Trouper

Trouper, a three-legged dog, remembers his life as a stray, before he was adopted.

Bulldogs

Get to know bulldogs from the tips of their wet noses to the ends of their wagging tails! Young readers will love the simple, easy-to-read text and beautiful full-bleed photographs.

Golden Retrievers

Get to know golden retrievers from the tips of their wet noses to the ends of their wagging tails! Young readers will love the simple, easy-to-read text and beautiful full-bleed photographs.

Thoroughbred Horses

A brief introduction to thoroughbred horses, discussing their characteristics, personality, training, and more.

American Paint Horses

Presents a short study of American paint horses and describes where they came from, how they are different from other breeds, and how they are used.

John Deere, That's Who!

Tells the story of John Deere, a young blacksmith from Vermont, who moved to Illinois and changed farming forever.

I Pledge Allegiance

Divides the Pledge of Allegiance into words and phrases in order to define its meaning.

Eleanor, Quiet No More

A biographical tribute to the upbringing and career of Eleanor Roosevelt, who taught children in poor neighborhoods in New York City and worked as an ambassador, activist, and champion of civil rights.

Wonder

Ten-year-old Auggie Pullman, who was born with extreme facial abnormalities and was not expected to survive, goes from being home-schooled to entering fifth grade at a private middle school in Manhattan, which entails enduring the taunts and fear of his classmates as he struggles to be seen as just another student.

We're All Wonders

Daisy, and using his imagination, but painfully endures the taunts of his peers because of his facial deformity

Nadia- The Girl Who Couldn't Sit Still

A biography of the young Romanian gymnast describes some of the ways her energy got her into trouble as a child, how she became involved in gymnastics, and how practice and determination led her to become an Olympic champion.