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Warhead: The True Story of One Teen Who Almost Saved the World
Henigson, Jeff
ISBN: 9780525647904
Grades: Grades 9 to 12, Teacher Resource

Written thirty years after his brain cancer diagnosis, Jeff Henigson’s hilarious and relevant memoir follows his fifteen-year-old self as he…

Smile: How Charlie Chaplin Taught the World to Laugh (and Cry)
Golio, Gary
ISBN: 9780763697617
Grades: 9 to 12, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grades 7 to 12

This homage to one of the first stars of film is luminous and compelling. Most of our students will not…

Sun is Kind of a BIG DEAL, The
Seluk, Nick
ISBN: 9781338166972

“The sun has always been a star. Now everyone knows it.” – Milky Way Herald Using emojicon characters, the sun,…

A to Z of Science: A Visual Dictionary for Curious Scientists
Jackson, Tom et al
Grades: Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grades 7-12

Do you know your amino acid from your zygote? Fear Not! Basher is here to teach you the A to…

We Are Displaced: My Journey and Stories From Refugee Girls Around the World
Yousafzai, Malala with Liz Welch
ISBN: 9780316523646
Grades: Grades 7-12

Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai, a highly visible advocate for women’s rights and education, briefly retells her own story …

Map My Community (Mapping My World)
Brundle, Harriet
ISBN: 9780778750017
Grades: K-6

Part of a series on mapping, this book introduces elementary-aged students to basic mapping skills about one’s community.  It covers…

Map My School (Mapping My World)
Brundle, Harriet
ISBN: 9780778750000

Part of a series on mapping, this book helps elementary-aged students learn geographical terms by learning how map a familiar…

Sun! One in a Billion
McAnulty, Stacy
ISBN: 9781250199324
Grades: K-6

Once upon a time-about 4.6 billion years ago- a magnificent and important star was born. Unlike most informational books about…

Too Young to Escape: A Vietnamese Girl Waits to be United with Her Family
Ho, Van & Skrypuch, Marsha Forchuk
ISBN: 9781772780666
Grades: Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5

One day, (Van Ho’s) parents will send for her, but will that day ever arrive? Following the take-over of South…

Mangoes, Mischief and Tales of Friendship: Stories from India
Soundar, Chitra
ISBN: 9781536200676
Grades: Grade 3, Grade 4

Can Prince Veera and his best friend Suku, outsmart the king’s subjects?   Indian Prince Veera and his best friend Suku,…


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