Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Even More New Books!!

Caught- When Jonah and Katherine travel to early 1900s Switzerland and Serbia to return Albert Einstein's daughter, Lieserl, to history, her mother Mileva grasps entirely too much about time travel and has no intention of letting her daughter go. Also a sound recording.

 Books with a CD
Mr. Putter and Tabby Dance the Dance- Reluctantly, Mr. Putter and his cat, Tabby, agree to go ballroom dancing with Mrs. Teaberry and her dog, Zeke.

Ms. Lagrange Is Strange!- The new lunch lady at Ella Mentry School, Ms. LaGrange, writes secret messages in the mashed potatoes and tries her best to get A.J. and the other students to eat healthy foods.

Anna Hibiscus- Anna Hibiscus, who lives in Africa with her whole family, loves to splash in the sea and have parties for her aunties, but Anna would love to see snow.

The Forgiveness Garden- Inspired by the Garden of Forgiveness in Beirut, Lebanon, this moving tale examines two villages, long divided by a mutual grudge, and the act that finally makes them come together to reflect on their past, present, and future.

Wet and Wild!- Fourth-grader George gets help from his friend Alex in trying to control the magic burps that take control and cause him to misbehave in funny ways, but when the class bully celebrates his birthday at a water park, anything can happen. 

Little Blue Truck- A small blue truck finds his way out of a jam, with a little help from his friends.

It's A Tiger!- A child imagines that he is in a story where he encounters a tiger at every turn.

Bear Says Thanks- Bear thanks his friends for bringing food dishes to his dinner party and finds a way of sharing something of his own.

Ivy & Bean Make the Rules- Seven-year-old Bean is too young to go to the camp her sister Nancy is attending, so she and her best friend Ivy decide to create their own camp.

Balloons Over Broadway- Tells the story of the puppeteer Tony Sarg, capturing his genius, his dedication, his zest for play, and his long-lasting gift to America--the inspired helium balloons that would become the trademark of Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

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