It was the cover art that captured my attention. Is that almost always the case for you, too? So many books pass through my hands, but the stark design on the front of this one made me hold onto it. It is labeled for our Y section which means it is g...read more
Seventh grader Dorso Clayman is a victim of thirty second surprises. They appear in his locker then they vanish. Oh, and they happen to be dead things from the past! Someone is playing strange techno-practical jokes on him. But they're not funny, jus...read more
Question: How can 14 cows be a gift of comfort and friendship, especially for a country as big as America? The answer: When given as a gift from the Maasai village in Kenya, Africa.
Nine months after the tragedies of September 11, 2001, the Maasai t...read more
Sidewalk chalk is such fun! All you have to do is look at the pictures the children draw and you will figure out the story. That's a good thing because there are no words in this book! Watch the children's faces as the magical chalk does its trick. I...read more
Don't just learn it, DO it! Explore interesting stuff with fun experiments and activities like these: turn a hot dog into a mummy, make a hypsometer (see page 147), and find out that you taste with your nose!
Clarice has been writing all her worries in a notebook. And now she's faced with her worst worry of all - her best friend is moving away!