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  • One minutes till bedtimeOne minutes till bedtime

    Nesbit, Kenn.

  • The Invisible intruderThe Invisible intruder

    Keene, Carolyn.

  • The sign of the twisted candlesThe sign of the twisted candles

    Keene, Carolyn.

  • The Phantom of Pine HillThe Phantom of Pine Hill

    Keene, Carolyn.

  • The Mystery of the ivory charmThe Mystery of the ivory charm

    Keene, Carolyn.

  • The Millionaire MysteryThe Millionaire Mystery

  • The Secret of Red Gate FarmThe Secret of Red Gate Farm

  • The Whispering StatueThe Whispering Statue

  • Mystery of the brass-round trunkMystery of the brass-round trunk

  • The secret of the old clockThe secret of the old clock

  • The Ghost of blackwood hallThe Ghost of blackwood hall

  • Let's speak SpanishLet's speak Spanish : a first book of words

    Labeled pictures in Spanish and English introduce vocabulary for everyday scenes in the home, school, and neighborhood, as well as essential concepts such as colors, numbers and opposites.

  • Mouse & HippoMouse & Hippo

    Twohy, Mike, author, illustrator.

    "When Hippo saves Mouse after he falls into the lake, Mouse paints his new friend's portrait to thank him"--

  • Laundry dayLaundry day

    Bagley, Jessixa, author.

    "Two bored badgers have run out of things to do until their mom suggests they help with the laundry"--

  • I survived the destruction of Pompeii, AD 79I survived the destruction of Pompeii, AD 79

    Tarshis, Lauren, author.

    "During the infamous eruption of Mount Vesuvius, one boy struggles to escape. Can he survive the most devastating disaster of ancient times? In this thrilling addition to the bestselling I SURVIVED series, readers are taken back to antiquity with a young boy trying to escape as the giant Mount Vesuvius erupts. Does he have what it takes to survive the epic destruction of Pompeii?" -- summary from amazon.com.

  • I survived the Great Chicago Fire, 1871I survived the Great Chicago Fire, 1871

    Tarshis, Lauren, author.

    Robbed on the train platform as soon as he arrives in the city, eleven-year-old Oscar Starling soon finds himself in the middle of the Great Chicago Fire when he chases after his thief, who is herself in need of rescue.

  • I survived the Hindenburg disaster, 1937I survived the Hindenburg disaster, 1937

    Tarshis, Lauren, author.

    For eleven year-old Hugo Ballard, flying on the Hindenburg is a dream come true. Hugo, his parents, and his four-year-old sister Gertie, are making the thrilling four thousand mile journey across the Atlantic in a zeppelin as big as the Titanic. But as the zeppelin gets ready to land, a blast rocks the Hindenburg and fire consumes the ship. The entire disaster lasts a mere thirty-two seconds, but in those few seconds, Hugo finds himself separated from his family and in a desperate race to escape the flames. The Hindenburg is doomed. And so, it seems, is Hugo. Will he survive this historic disaster?.

  • The Joplin Tornado, 2011The Joplin Tornado, 2011 : I Survived

    Tarshis, Lauren.

    Joplin Tornado, 2011.

  • I survived the eruption of Mount St. Helens, 1980I survived the eruption of Mount St. Helens, 1980

    Tarshis, Lauren, author.

    On May 18, 1980, eleven-year-old Jessie Marlowe and her best friends, Eddie and Sam, are in a forest near Mount St. Helens when the months of wondering whether the volcano will erupt are finally answered--all three are badly burned, but it is up to Jessie to protect the boys as best she can and hope that somebody comes to rescue them.

  • I survivedI survived

    Tarshis, Lauren.

    Excited to board the Titanic with his aunt and little sister, ten-year-old George begins to explore the ill-fated ship's first-class storage cabin when the ship is rocked by a collision with an iceberg and begins to sink.

  • The shark attacks of 1916The shark attacks of 1916

    Tarshis, Lauren.

    The summer of 1916 local news tells of a Great White shark attacking and killing people along the Atlantic coast. One day ten-year-old Chet is swimming with some friends and they are attacked.

  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005Hurricane Katrina, 2005

    Tarshis, Lauren.

    Barry's family prepares to evacuate before Hurricane Katrina hits, but when his little sister gets very sick, they are forced to stay home and face the floodwater that sweeps Barry away.

  • The bombing of Pearl Harbor, 1941The bombing of Pearl Harbor, 1941

    Tarshis, Lauren.

    Sand flew up into Danny's eyes. And then from behind him, a huge explosion seemed to shatter the world. The force lifted Danny off his feet and threw him onto the ground. And then Danny couldn't hear anything at all.

  • The San Francisco Earthquake, 1906The San Francisco Earthquake, 1906

    Tarshis, Lauren.

    Leo, a newsboy in San Francisco, finds himself stranded in the city as it crumbles and burns after an earthquake.

  • The attacks of September 11, 2001The attacks of September 11, 2001

    Tarshis, Lauren.

    When Lucas decides to skip school because he wants to discuss football with a firefighter friend of his father, he finds himself caught up in the terrorist attacks on New York City.

  • I survived the Battle of Gettysburg, 1863I survived the Battle of Gettysburg, 1863

    Tarshis, Lauren.

    "It's 1863, and Thomas and his little sister, Birdie, have fled the farm where they were born and raised as slaves. Following the North Star, looking for freedom, they soon cross paths with a Union soldier. Everything changes: Corporal Henry Green brings Thomas and Birdie back to his regiment, and suddenly it feels like they've found a new home. Best of all, they don't have to find their way north alone--they're marching with the army. But then orders come through: the men are called to battle in Pennsylvania. Thomas has made it so far... but does he have what it takes to survive Gettysburg?"--P. [4] of cover.

  • I survived the Japanese Tsunami, 2011I survived the Japanese Tsunami, 2011

    Tarshis, Lauren, author.

    A massive earthquake and devastating tsunami hit Japan while Ben is visiting his late father's hometown, pulling Ben's family apart and leaving him stranded in a strange country during an epic disaster.

  • Double Down - Diary of a Wimpy KidDouble Down - Diary of a Wimpy Kid

    Kinney, Jeff Diary of a Wimpy Kid Double Down.

  • Warriors field guideWarriors field guide : secrets of the clans

    Hunter, Erin.

    Provides background information about the history, characters, and places of significance to the warrior cats featured in the series "Warriors" and "Warriors, the new prophecy.".

  • Battles of the clansBattles of the clans

    Hunter, Erin.

    Onestar, leader of WindClan, introduces two young kittypets to the warrior code, the history of each of the Clans, and legendary battles that have been fought.

  • Enter the clansEnter the clans

    Hunter, Erin.

    Here, the secrets behind the Clans are revealed. Find out how apprentices learn to fight, hunt, and help their Clans. Explore the territories with an insiders-only tour. Discover the origins of the warrior code, which governs how Clan cats live side by side in times of war and peace.

  • The untold storiesThe untold stories

    Hunter, Erin.

  • OutcastOutcast

    Outcast Power of Three Warriors.

  • Tallstar's revengeTallstar's revenge

    Hunter, Erin.

    "As a young warrior, Talltail's life is marred by a tragedy that fills his heart with bitterness. He sets off on a dangerous path in search of revenge--far outside the bounds of the warrior code"--

  • Yellowfang's secretYellowfang's secret

    Hunter, Erin.

    "Yellowfang is a loyal ShadowClan cat through and through--but she is haunted by a dark secret from her past that could threaten the future of the warrior Clans"--

  • Into the Wild/WarriorsInto the Wild/Warriors

    Hunter, Erin.

    A collection of six books featuring the adventures of four clans of wild cats that roam a forest governed by rules set down by their feline warrior ancestors and begin to fulfill a string of prophecies that will change their lives forever.

  • Long ShadowsLong Shadows : Power of Three

    Hunter, Erin.

  • The SightThe Sight : Power of Threee

    Hunter, Erin.

  • Firestar's questFirestar's quest

    Hunter, Erin.

    Firestar, leader of the Thunder Clan, sets off on a harrowing journey to find a long-lost clan of cats that had been forced to leave the forest many moons ago.

  • Crookedstar's promiseCrookedstar's promise

    Hunter, Erin.

    As a young warrior, Crookedjaw pledges his undying loyalty to RiverClan in exchange for the promise of power, not realizing that his pledge will haunt him when he becomes the leader of his Clan.

  • Who was Alexander the Great?Who was Alexander the Great?

    Waterfield, Kathryn, author.

    "Alexander the Great conquers the New York Times best-selling Who Was...? series! When Alexander was a boy in ancient Macedon, he already had grand ambitions. He complained that his father, the great king of Macedon, wasn't leaving anything for him to conquer! This, of course, was not the case. King Alexander went on to control most of the known world of the time. His victories won him many supporters, but they also earned him enemies. This easy-to-read biography offers a fascinating look at the life of Alexander and the world he lived in"--

  • I survivedI survived. I survived the Nazi invasion, 1944

    Tarshis, Lauren, author.

    A young Jewish boy escapes the ghetto and finds a group of resistance fighters in the forests of Poland, and he must determine if he has what it takes to survive the Nazis and fight back.

  • Code of the clansCode of the clans

    Hunter, Erin.

    Explores the fifteen rules that govern the daily life of a warrior cat.

  • Cats of the ClansCats of the Clans

    Hunter, Erin.

    Rock, the keeper of the world beneath the world, tells about the most famous cats of the warriors Clans as well as the rogues, kittypets, and others, to three kits that have recently entered his realm.

  • Bluestar's prophecyBluestar's prophecy

    Hunter, Erin.

    Bluefur, a warrior of ThunderClan, struggles under the weight of a prophecy that promises her glory as Clan leader, but also spells out her ultimate demise.

  • I spy school daysI spy school days : a book of picture riddles

    Wick, Walter.

    Rhyming text presents clues whose solutions can be found in the accompanying pictures.

  • I spy ultimate challenger!I spy ultimate challenger! : a book of picture riddles

    Wick, Walter.

    Rhyming text leads the reader to find objects hidden in the photographs.

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Recent Reviews

  • The crossover

    At Staples high school in Connecticut there were two brothers, Josh and his younger brother Jordan. Josh is seventeen years old and Jordan is sixteen.The brothers decide to take basketball lessons. ...

  • What was the Battle of Gettysburg?

    The Battle of Gettysburg took place on July 1, 1863, in Gettysburg Pennsylvania. This battle was very major.Why? Because many people lost their lives in this Civil War, because the South didnít want ...

  • Dinosaurs before dark

    Jack and his sister Annie were walking home from school when Annie decided to race ahead of Jack. Annie stumbled upon a tree house and Annie went up but Jack stayed down. ďItís full of books.Ē ...

  • The revealers

    This story takes place at Parkland Middle school.The Main characters are Russell and Richie.Russell made Richie mad and Richie started bullying Russell.Russell found some friends and created a site ...

  • Absolutely Almost

    New York City is the place, Albee a 5th grade boy moves to begin a new 5th grade class in a new school. Albee met a girl named Calista. Calista taught Albee how to draw and behave himself. During ...

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Recent Reviews

  • The crossover

    At Staples high school in Connecticut there were two brothers, Josh and his younger brother Jordan. Josh is seventeen years old and Jordan is sixteen.The brothers decide to take basketball lessons. ...

  • What was the Battle of Gettysburg?

    The Battle of Gettysburg took place on July 1, 1863, in Gettysburg Pennsylvania. This battle was very major.Why? Because many people lost their lives in this Civil War, because the South didnít want ...

  • Dinosaurs before dark

    Jack and his sister Annie were walking home from school when Annie decided to race ahead of Jack. Annie stumbled upon a tree house and Annie went up but Jack stayed down. ďItís full of books.Ē ...

  • The revealers

    This story takes place at Parkland Middle school.The Main characters are Russell and Richie.Russell made Richie mad and Richie started bullying Russell.Russell found some friends and created a site ...

  • Absolutely Almost

    New York City is the place, Albee a 5th grade boy moves to begin a new 5th grade class in a new school. Albee met a girl named Calista. Calista taught Albee how to draw and behave himself. During ...

  • Find more reviews...

Popular Titles

  • Ghosts in mansionsGhosts in mansions

    Owings, Lisa, author.

    "Engaging images accompany information about ghosts in mansions. The combination of high-interest subject matter and light text is intended for students in grades 2 through 7"--

  • Big carsBig cars

    Abramovitz, Melissa, 1954-

    "Simple text and color photographs describe nine big cars"--Provided by the publisher.

  • Mr. Wuffles!Mr. Wuffles!

    Wiesner, David.

    "Mr. Wuffles ignores all his cat toys but one, which turns out to be a spaceship piloted by small green aliens. When Mr. Wuffles plays rough with the little ship, the aliens must venture into the cat's territory to make emergency repairs"--

  • Scholastic 2013 book of world recordsScholastic 2013 book of world records

    Morse, Jenifer Corr.

    Contains full-page descriptions of hundreds of world records in such categories as pop culture, sports, and science; and includes photographs and illustrations.

  • Keys to the demon prinson:bk5Keys to the demon prinson:bk5

    Mull, Brandon, 1974-

    Since ancient times, the great demon prison Zzyzx has protected the world from the most dangerous servants of darkness, including Gorgrog, the Demon King. After centuries of plotting, the Sphinx is on the verge of recovering the five artifacts necessary to open the legendary prison. To thwart the Sphinx's designs and find a safe home for the five artifacts, Kendra, Seth, and the Knights of the Dawn must venture far beyond the walls of Fablehaven in a desperate struggle to control the keys to the demon prison.

  • Big trucksBig trucks

    Ipcizade, Catherine.

    "Simple text and photographs present big trucks"--Provided by publisher.

  • Philippa Fisher and the dream-maker's daughterPhilippa Fisher and the dream-maker's daughter

    Kessler, Liz.

    Twelve-year-old Philippa gets caught up in unraveling the mystery of a dream-catcher that threatens the life of her fairy friend Daisy and the happiness of her human friend Robyn, who is grieving over her mother's death.

  • BoneBone

    Smith, Jeff, 1960 Feb. 27-

    The war in the valley rages on while the Bones, Gran'ma Ben, and their loyal rat creature cub venture on a dangerous trek to Atheia, the old city of the royal family. The goal is to bring Thorn to safety, but to do so they must first travel through fields of the mysterious ghost circles where reality meets the supernatural -- and all this while fending off deadly attacks from Briar, Kingdok, and the rat creatures.

  • Bone Treasure HunterBone Treasure Hunter

    Smith, Jeff, 1960 Feb. 27-

    The Bone cousins must find a treasure in order to save the ancient city of Atheia from a tyrant.

  • Stock carsStock cars

    David, Jack, 1968-

    A photographic introduction to stock cars, explaining what they are, reviewing the history of stock cars, examining their parts, and looking at stock cars in action. Includes a glossary.

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