Gingerbread Baby- A young boy and his mother bake a gingerbread baby
that escapes from their oven and leads a crowd on a chase similar to
the one in the familiar tale about a not-so-clever gingerbread man.
Space Shuttles- Introductory text and full-color images explore
the function and history of space shuttles in space. Intended for
students in kindergarten through third grade.
Perimeter, Area, and Volume- Grab your jumbo popcorn and 3-D glasses, because
you're invited to the premiere of a 3-D movie! The star-studded cast of
monsters will help you calculate the perimeter of the set, the area of
the movie screen, and the volume of your popcorn box. Learning about
dimensions has never been so entertaining.
Island of Silence- As the Wanteds, Unwanteds, and Necessaries
struggle to adjust to changes in their society, Mr. Today begins
training fourteen-year-old Alex to replace him as Artime's leader one
day while Alex's disgraced twin, Aaron, connives to take over Quill.
Bad Kitty: School Daze- When Kitty's owners have finally had enough of her bad behavior, it's time to ship her off to obedience school.
The Case of The Missing Dinosaur Egg- Seven-year-old Tessa and ten-year-old Cammie,
daughters of the first female president, and their dog Hooligan,
investigate when an ostrich egg is substituted for a rare dinosaur egg
on loan from another country.
The Center Of Everything- For Ruby Pepperdine, the center of everything is
on the rooftop of Pepperdine Motors, stargazing from the circle of her
grandmother Gigi's hug. That's how everything is supposed to be--until
it goes spinning out of control. Now Ruby's best friend, Lucy, is mad at
her. Her new friendship with Nero is pretty bumpy too. Worst of all,
Ruby regrets what happened with Gigi. How Ruby didn't listen. And now
it's too late to make things right. But Ruby has one last hope. It all
depends on what happens on Bunning Day, when the entire town will hear
her read her winning essay. And it all depends on her twelfth birthday
wish-- unless she messes that up too.
Here's Lily!- Sixth-grader Lily Robbins, after receiving a
compliment about her looks from a woman in the modeling business,
becomes obsessed with her appearance and with becoming a model.