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Kindergarten to 3rd Grade Preview Collection Option 1

Early Bird Readers-Yellow

Discover silly, fun, and simple stories perfect for building reading skills. Capture the attention and imaginations of emergent readers with charming art and age-appropriate text for guided reading levels C-E. Suggested activities to test reading comprehension add to the fun!

Lerner Publishing Group © 2024

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K-1

Read about Dinosaurs

Go back millions of years in time to meet the dinosaurs that used to walk the Earth. Detailed images, diagrams, and STEM snapshots help bring these animals to life for beginning readers.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2024

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Read about the Past

Give young readers a peek at life in the past, comparing and contrasting how things were for previous generations with how they are now. The books contain prompts for SEL connections, making this series is a great fit for classrooms and libraries.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2024

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Sesame Street® Directional Words

This series is a fun, interactive way to explore spatial language. Each book features the Sesame Street friends with a fun guessing-game format that invites readers to test their knowledge.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2024

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K-1

Stand Alone Nonfiction Titles

Various © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

What Can I See?

Join the friendly, but sometimes accident-prone, Stickmen as they spot new discoveries in four very different environments and learn about animal habitats and behavior. There is so much to see and explore!

Hungry Tomato® © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Kindergarten to 6th Grade Preview Collection Option 1

Building Character

Engaging, story-driven titles follow diverse characters through age-appropriate situations in which they need to draw on character values, such as learning to listen and treating others fairly.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1-2

Countries on the World Stage

Explore the world's most influential countries and how they became economic, military, and political powers. Chapters focus on the country's history, economy, government, and leaders. The conclusion of each title looks at current events and the country's future. With maps and a timeline, readers will expand their understanding of global powers.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2024

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4-5

Military Machines

US military technology is among the best in the world. Some of the strongest machines are on the front lines. Learn more about the high-tech military equipment that supports our troops.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2024

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1-2

Scary Tales Retold

Traditional and familiar fairy tales retold with surprising twists and turns. Beautifully & originally illustrated for the bravest young readers! Rich, engaging art and page-turning pacing makes each book perfect for reluctant readers.

Red Chair Press © 2024

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

Sports VIPs

Explore the lives of the world's best and hottest sports superstars. From childhood to the present, find out how they rule their sports, prepare for big events, and help their communities.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-4
Accelerated Reader
5.0 (Quiz #0.5)

Stand Alone Nonfiction Titles

Various © 2024

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

Wonderfully Weird

Celebrate all things weird! This series centers on unusual and eye-catching places, animals, sports, and more. Additional features offer fun facts and further examples, and encourage readers to explore the topic in-depth.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2024

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4-5

Kindergarten to 6th Grade Preview Collection Option 2

Graphic Novels

Graphic Universe © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
5

Leaders Are Readers

The Leaders are Readers series is designed to inspire early readers to discover joy in reading. These books support hands-on learning, feature relatable characters, and foster leadership development.

Planting People Press © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K-2
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

Minecraft 101

From construction to playing in different modes, learn about the fun aspects of Minecraft in the Minecraft 101 series-part of the Lightning Bolt Books collection. With bright designs, engaging photos, and lively text, Lightning Bolt Books bring nonfiction topics to life!

Lerner Publishing Group © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

My World

Explore aspects of everyday life, including clothes, food, homes, holidays, school, and transportation. Simple text and full-color photos support young children learning to read.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

Science Essentials

This series takes a in-depth look at key areas of elementary science, full of factual tidbits on sciences from geology to astronomy! Designed for students to enjoy and as a helpful resource for teachers planning science lessons, these books encourage students to ask questions and then answer them using investigations and experiments. The pages offer discussion topics and critical thinking questions, while high-impact, accessible designs and beautiful imagery provide a fresh approach to curriculum science.

Ruby Tuesday Books © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

Shark Safari

Dive into the wonderful world of sharks! From their prehistoric past to their uncertain future, discover what makes these mysterious creatures so special and learn why they need our protection. Stunning illustrations and fantastic facts bring loads of remarkable sharks to life, including the infamous great white, gruesome goblin shark, and even some that can glow in the dark! The Shark Safari series offers a fresh take on a popular topic, drawing attention to some of the world's most endangered species and the dangers they face. This vibrant series is sure to become a bookshelf favourite.

Hungry Tomato © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

Sports VIPs

Explore the lives of the world's best and hottest sports superstars. From childhood to the present, find out how they rule their sports, prepare for big events, and help their communities.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2024

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-4

Stand Alone Nonfiction Titles

Various © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

Top Secret

Examine some of the top secrets and unsolved mysteries in history with this spooky series. Readers will gather facts and learn from researchers as they dive deep into the Bermuda Triangle, wander into Area 51, and other locations around the globe. Features like sidebars and timelines encourage critical thinking to solve the mysteries.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4-5

4th to 8th Grade Preview Collection Option 1

Chapter Books

Carolrhoda Books © 2023

Binding Type
Trade Hardcover
Reading Level
5

Deadly History

History is deadly! From brutal battles and scary sacrifices through evil empires and bloodthirsty games, readers will love digging up the past and discovering its frightening facts in this fascinating exploration of ancient civilizations. Primary sources, colorful designs, and engaging text bring to life the chilling practices of ancient people in gripping detail.

Cheriton Children's Books © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
6

Edge of Medicine

Explore the spirit of innovation behind the greatest breakthroughs in medicine, including achievements from Mayo Clinic and beyond. From the discovery of the COVID vaccine to groundbreaking transplants, scientific inquiry comes alive in this celebration of medicine. Photos highlight the diverse researchers, physicians, and others who make medical breakthroughs possible, while a Scientist Spotlight feature celebrates the Mayo Clinic figures behind some of the most impactful medical advancements in history.

Mayo Clinic Press © 2024

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4

Focus on Endangered Species

Focus on Endangered Species explores the threats facing endangered animals today and the conservation efforts that are underway. The series introduces readers to endangered birds, insects, mammals, sharks, and whales. Each book includes a graphic that presents key information visually, source notes, and resources to aid in further research.

ReferencePoint Press © 2024

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
3-4

Graphic Novels

In this poetic adventure across medieval China, roguish bands of "seekers" chase a plantlike treasure that may lead to fortune and even eternal life. Acclaimed artist and storyteller Nie Jun (My Beijing: Four Stories of Everyday Wonder) presents an environmental fantasy rich with mystery, betrayal, and an adorable baby deity.

Graphic Universe © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
7

Military Machines

US military technology is among the best in the world. Some of the strongest machines are on the front lines. Learn more about the high-tech military equipment that supports our troops.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2024

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1-2

Mission Survival: Saving Earth

Some of the world's most beautiful creatures are threatened because of human action. Find out why some people are making it their mission to try to save them, what kids on a mission are doing to save them, and what readers can do to make it their mission too in this call-to-action series. Mission Survival includes case studies that explore the work people are undertaking to save threatened animals, and career information that shows children how they can build their own careers in animal conservation.

Cheriton Children's Books © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
6

Mythology of the World

Mythology of the World introduces readers to mythological traditions around the world. The series covers the gods, goddesses, heroes, villains, monsters, and themes that have been important to a wide variety of cultures. Each book includes a graphic that presents key information visually, source notes, and resources to aid in further research. Hi-Lo YA nonfiction.

ReferencePoint Press © 2023

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
3-4

Strange Science

Reality can be harsh—so why not jump to a new reality? Is that even possible?Explore some of the most popular sci-fi tropes from popular books, shows, and movies. Then, learn how they're grounded in reality. From alternate realities to time travel, these ideas are now part of our everyday lives, even if they're not quite "real" yet. But is there any scientific basis behind them? Could we someday make things like warp drives, simulations, and cybernetic limbs reality? Or are we just in a perpetual plot hole? Strange Science is the series that will find out.

Full Tilt Press © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4

Young Adult Preview Collection Option 1

Are They Real?

Are They Real? explores modern-day myths, legends, and paranormal phenomena. The series examines each phenomenon's history, evidence of its potential existence, and its cultural impact. Each book includes a graphic that presents key information visually, source notes, and resources to aid in further research.

ReferencePoint Press © 2024

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
3-4

Exploring Solutions

There is no shortage of ideas for how to solve big societal problems, but disagreement is seemingly endless when it comes to deciding which solutions will work, whether they will cause more or different problems down the road, and even whether they should ever be attempted. The goal of the Exploring Solutions series is to examine some of the most interesting, most prominent, and most innovative solutions to seemingly intractable societal problems. Books in the series explore the rationale behind these ideas, their strengths, their weaknesses, and where they might lead.

ReferencePoint Press © 2024

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
6-12

Graphic Novels

Graphic Universe © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4

Guide to Financial Responsibil

At some point in their lives, most teens will think about some or all of these: getting a job, applying for a loan, using a credit card, going to college, investing, and maybe even starting a business. Negotiating these events and making good decisions requires basic knowledge, which in turn can be used to build good financial habits. The Guide to Financial Responsibility series provides essential knowledge in all of these areas along with how to apply this knowledge toward building good, lifelong habits. All books in the series include first-hand accounts, glossaries of key terms, and useful resources for more information.

ReferencePoint Press © 2024

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
6-12

Sinkhole

Ever since the first sinkhole appeared in Foggy Creek, Texas, weird things have been happening. Unexplained phenomena-power surges, a purple mist, a glowing coin-seem to precipitate strange behaviors in this creepy, paranormal series, sure to hook reluctant and striving readers.

Darby Creek © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4

STEM Career Choices

Choosing a STEM career can be tough. There are so many options and choices available-how do you figure out what is right for you?This series takes students by the hand and helps them explore their interests, personality type, likes and dislikes, and hopes for the future so they can navigate a pathway to their perfect career. With flowchart quizzes that allow the reader to narrow down their options and find a route that is right for them, STEM Career Choices helps take the stress out of making a good career choice.

Cheriton Children's Books © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
7-12

Young Adult Preview Collection Option 2

Are They Real?

Are They Real? explores modern-day myths, legends, and paranormal phenomena. The series examines each phenomenon's history, evidence of its potential existence, and its cultural impact. Each book includes a graphic that presents key information visually, source notes, and resources to aid in further research.

ReferencePoint Press © 2024

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
3-4

Developing Digital and Media Literacy

The sources of news and information seem limitless, but they are not all equally good or useful, and some are actually dangerous. Today's teens have never known life without the internet, social media, and digital devices. Even so, they don't alwaysunderstand what they're looking at, how to find good information, and how to avoid false and misleading content. Developing Digital and Media Literacy Skills provides a down-to-earth look at the digital and media landscape and what teens can do to enhance their ability to thoughtfully negotiate this ever-changing world.

ReferencePoint Press © 2024

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
6-12

Sinkhole

Ever since the first sinkhole appeared in Foggy Creek, Texas, weird things have been happening. Unexplained phenomena-power surges, a purple mist, a glowing coin-seem to precipitate strange behaviors in this creepy, paranormal series, sure to hook reluctant and striving readers.

Darby Creek © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4

Thinking Critically

The Thinking Critically series introduces students to the complex issues that dominate public discourse and challenges them to become discerning readers, to think independently, and to engage and develop their skills as critical thinkers. Chapters are organized in a pro/con format, in which a single author synthesizes the predominant arguments for and against an issue into clear, accessible discussions supported by details and evidence including relevant facts, direct quotes and current examples.

ReferencePoint Press © 2023

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
6-12

YA Fiction

Lorimer Children & Teens © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level

Kindergarten to 1st Grade Nonfiction

A First Look at Physical Science

What is the difference between transparent and opaque? How can water take the form of ice and vapour? What keeps the moon in Earth's orbit? Explore the concepts of gravity, sound, light, and the states of matter in this introductory series. Carefully levelled text coupled with vibrant, color photos will introduce young readers to curricular physical science topics and help build nonfiction reading skills.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K
Accelerated Reader
1.5 (Quiz #195571)

A Journey Through

These delightful picture books explore fascinating facts about nature, space, weather, and our bodies and how they work. Combining bright illustrations with engaging facts about each topic, these books are sure to amaze young children.

QEB Publishing © 2022

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K-3

Colorful Biomes

Red deserts, gold prairies, green forests, and more await in this Colorful look at world biomes. Readers explore the climate, plants, and animals of six environments, while a zoom-in feature highlights the most vivid details.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Community Helpers Tools of the Trade

Teach emergent readers all about the tools that allow community helpers to get the job done. A fun, kid-friendly approach to a topic with strong curricular connections is sure to excite young readers.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

Crayola© Concepts

Vibrant photos and engaging text present important early childhood concepts with a splash of Crayola® color. Each title includes simple illustrations that encourage readers to create art inspired by the shapes, patterns, Colors, and concepts all around them. A special feature shows the Crayola® colors in photos throughout the book.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Crayola© World of Color

Celebrate color with Crayola©! Crisp photos and engaging text encourage readers to notice the colors all around us. Back matter includes art prompts using shades of a single color and Crayola colors found in photos.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
1.6 (Quiz #503591)

Crayola© Colorful Biomes

Red deserts, gold prairies, green forests, and more await in this Colorful look at world biomes. Readers explore the climate, plants, and animals of six environments, while a zoom-in feature highlights the most vivid details.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Easy Readers

A fun series of simple information books for emergent readers that is perfect for building reading confidence. These easy-to-read books are ideal for young animal lovers that are beginning to read on their own.

QEB Publishing © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

Extreme Sports Guides

Extreme competitions are a thrill-seeker's delight! This series introduces readers to different extreme sports competitions and explains how athletes prepare for these extreme challenges.

Lerner Publications © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level

Fantastic Creatures

Spark young readers' imaginations with these introductions to fantastical creatures. Carefully levelled text, photo glossaries, and age-appropriate critical thinking questions help build nonfiction learning skills.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

First Words and Pictures

Specially created to support early childhood teaching, this series is perfect for children learning to read. As young readers turn the pages, they will have lots of opportunities to: make comments and ask questions; make descriptions; discuss their own lives and experiences; read and understand words and simple sentences; improve their skills in counting, understanding, and using numbers; find out about people, places, technology, and the environment.

Lerner Publishing Group (Ruby Tuesday Books) © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Go Green

Ready to help planet Earth? These fun narratives feature diverse characters learning how to protect the environment. The inviting stories are punctuated with critical thinking and recall questions to get readers more involved with the stories. Photo-illustrated fast facts and a downloadable reading organizer round out these early reader titles.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Hello Neighbor

You may know the neighbors that live next door to you. Think about how your family and your neighbors are alike and how they are different. This series compares our country with its neighbors. Readers will contrast and compare holidays, customs, foods, and more with colorful photos and simple text.

Red Chair Press © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Let's Draw with Crayola® !

Combining simple shapes makes drawing fun and easy. Simple step-by-step instructions call out the shapes that become charming monsters, robots, aliens, and animals. A back matter feature shows the Crayola® colors used in the drawings.

Lerner Publications © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Let's Look at Animal Habitats

Explore all the places that animals can live-under the desert sand, on top of polar ice, in a rainforest tree, on the ocean floor, and more. Emergent readers will build literacy skills will these instructionally leveled nonfiction texts.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K
Accelerated Reader
1.2 (Quiz #503189)

Life Cycles

Discover the amazing stages of different life cycles and learn how species are born, grow up, and reproduce. Each book includes labeled diagrams, photographs of every stage, fascinating facts, and discussion points for further learning.

QEB Publishing © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
3.5 (Quiz #506201)

Machines That Go

Come along for the ride with these compelling introductions to a wide variety of fascinating vehicles. Carefully levelled text and vibrant photos engage young readers and show how each type of vehicle works and what it does. Age-appropriate critical thinking questions and a photo glossary help build nonfiction learning skills.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2017

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
1.5 (Quiz #184668)

Meet a Community Helper

Who are the helpers in your community? From librarians to construction workers, young readers will meet a variety of neighborhood heroes. Each book features critical thinking and recall questions, plus a fast facts section to encourage reader engagement.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
2.1 (Quiz #198475)

Mighty Dinosaurs

Dinosaurs of many shapes and sizes once roamed Earth. Readers will love sinking their teeth into this approachable, informative series about these fascinating creatures from the past.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2022

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K-1

Monster Math

Is the math monster biting at your brain? Charming, simple illustrated stories with cute monster characters introduce counting and concepts such as measuring, shapes, and patterns.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

My Community

Explore a farm, go grocery shopping, ride the bus, and enjoy looking at photos from yesteryear in this series that explores communities. Each story features appealing, full-Color illustrations and engaging, instructionally levelled text.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

Nature is All Around Me

The color of an apple, the shape of the moon. From small ant hills to tall mountains. Let's discover what other surprises nature has all around us. Look! Books introduce early nonfiction topics with large Colorful photos, captions and fast facts. A glossary, resource list and index further enhance success with early nonfiction.

Red Chair Press © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
2.5 (Quiz #198768)

Places We Go

What are the important places that make up a community? Explore the fire station, the library, the zoo, and many more fun places, through carefully levelled text and vivid pictures. The helpful photo glossary and age-appropriate critical thinking questions offer excellent tools for all young readers learning to read nonfiction.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K
Accelerated Reader
1.4 (Quiz #190116)

QEB Essentials Let's Talk

This series introduces key social, emotional and academic skills to help prepare children for school and support their journey through elementary grades and beyond. The books cover topics that children can relate to, encouraging an interest in the world and supporting familiarization of specific subjects.

QEB Publishing © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
PK

Real-Life Royalty

Engage readers with the fabulous lives of real-life royalty. The high-interest topic is enhanced with kid-friendly and carefully leveled text, colorful photographs, and age-appropriate critical thinking questions.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K
Accelerated Reader
1.6 (Quiz #503662)

Science All Around Me

Inspire young scientists with these introductions to concepts such as food chains, forces and motion, life cycles, states of matter, and more. With simple text structures and close photo-text matches, these readers are designed to develop nonfiction reading skills.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

Seasons All Around Me

Emergent readers will become careful observers of the seasons in these simple, informational texts. High-frequency words and predictive text structures help students grasp new vocabulary and build nonfiction reading skills.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

Sesame Street® Character Guide

Elmo, Abby, Big Bird, and their Sesame Street friends join this positive introduction to character traits and social-emotional wellness. Hands-on activities help kids model each topic, while simple text and a Colorful design keep things engaging and fun.

Lerner Publications © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level

Sesame Street® Field Trips

Discover some of the amazing places in our communities-from the post office to the zoo-with the help of friends from Sesame Street. Hands-on back-matter activities help children engage with what they've read.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2022

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K-1

Sesame Street® Loves Community

These low-level introductions celebrate community helpers with the help of beloved characters from Sesame Street. Big Bird, Bert and Ernie, and others explore this core curriculum with the signature charm and fun of Sesame Street.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

Sports Coding Concepts

Introduce readers to computer coding through no-tech, sports-themed projects. Readers will move a soccer ball by writing an algorithm and use loops to create a winning football play. Sports fans will enjoy learning the basics of coding-with no computer needed! Author (and elementary librarian) Allyssa Loya designed this series to be intimidation-free for both readers and educators.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Sports Superstars

Introduce emergent readers to the lives of their favorite sports players! High-interest topics, eye-catching photos, and accessible text are sure to excite kids as they learn more about notable athletes.

Lerner Publications © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K
Accelerated Reader
1.7 (Quiz #500745)

Stickmen's Science Stars

Join the friendly, but sometimes accident-prone Stickmen as they explore the first steps in science. The Stickmen are science-mad and love to find out how stuff works. What makes stuff move and work or makes them bright and loud or what they are made of. These four books open the door to physics in an easy-to-read and simple-to-grasp format. Fun and simple illustrations are matched with simple text. These are interactive books with simple challenges to reinforce the science in each book.

Hungry Tomato © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Sweet Life

Get a taste of the Sweet Life with a series that oozes fun flavours. Each title features a real-life confectionary, ice cream parlour, cookie shop, or cupcakery that has taken a bite out of the world of desserts. Readers will discover the history of their sugary sweets, learn how they’re made, and then get the chance to make their own! Sweet Life is a series that will have kids coming back for seconds.

Full Tilt Press © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

The Young Astronaut's Guide to

Prepare for lift-off and let friendly astronaut guides take you on a tour of the universe! Take a closer look at the planets in our solar system. Orbit the Sun and learn why we only see the Moon at night. Explore far flung galaxies, uncover black holes, and discover the amazing technology behind space travel. This series is a fun and accessible introduction to space for younger readers, with a focus on helping them to understand their place in the universe. Stunning photography, fun illustrations and up-to-date facts bring the wonders of space to life. It's a must for all budding astronauts!

Hungry Tomato © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

We Love Cars and Trucks

Vehicle fans will love learning about the special parts of their favorite vehicles, from the many different kinds of race cars to the strength and power of a pickup truck.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K

2nd to 3rd Grade Nonfiction

30-Minute Makers

This maker-focused series features science projects that can be completed in half an hour or less. Created in partnership with science project database Science Buddies®, an organization focused on fostering science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) discovery through hands-on explorations.

Lerner Publications © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

A Maker's Guide to Simple Machines

Learn about axles, screws, wedges and more with a silly alien engineer who guides readers through hands-on projects that demonstrate the use of simple machines.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2022

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Adventure Sports

This high/low series takes a dive into some of the world’s most adventurous sports. Discover their history and how they have changed over the years. Explore the breath-taking locations for incredible sporting adventures, from snow-covered mountains, to the ocean’s wicked waves. Unpack the clothing, equipment and skills needed to go pro, and meet the sporting legends pushing themselves to the limit, to be the best. Combining stunning photography with clear and simple text, this series is sure to keep even the most reluctant readers turning the pages.

Hungry Tomato © 2022

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Amazing Migrators

Follow the journeys of some of the animal kingdom's most amazing migrators! See how they fly, swim, or run from summer locations to winter locations to find food, mate, have their young, and survive seasonal weather changes. Colorful photos and clear, lively text with plenty of kid appeal showcase the life cycle, migratory patterns, and threats facing each migrating animal.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2
Accelerated Reader
3.8 (Quiz #195425)

Awesome Animals

All the most awesome animals across one series! Each book boasts stunning Color images and fun information, exploring the traits and tendencies of everyone's favorite animals. Find out fascinating facts about each animal and the characteristics that make them so special. With dazzling photography, fun facts and fascinating profiles, the Awesome Animals series will delight and inspire animal lovers everywhere.

QEB Publishing © 2022

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

Awesome Jungle Animals

All the most adorable jungle animals across one series! Each book boasts stunning Color images and fun information, exploring the traits and tendencies of everyone's favorite wild animals. Find out fascinating facts about all kinds of animals and the characteristics that make them super-cute, be it the big, round eyes of a slender loris or the bushy tail of a kinkajou! With dazzling photography, fun facts and fascinating profiles, the Jungle Animals series will delight and inspire animal lovers everywhere.

QEB Publishing © 2022

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

Baby Australian Animals

Each title in this adorable and informative series gives young readers a peek into the lives of the cutest baby animals down under. Captivating photos and clear, lively text cover life science curriculum concepts such as life cycle, animal behavior, and animals interacting with their habitat.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2
Accelerated Reader
3.4 (Quiz #190122)

Climate Change

Are the number of extreme storms increasing? What happens when sea levels rise? What impact will new energy technology have? This series introduces readers to the causes and effects of climate change and examines potential solutions.

Lerner Publications © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

Crayola® Creature Colors

Jewel-toned beetles, rosy-pink salmon, and neon-green tree pythons are just a few of the countless Colorful animals that inhabit Earth. Young readers will explore different classes and types of animals and learn about their habitats, food webs, andlife cycles.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2022

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1-2
Accelerated Reader
2.7 (Quiz #512654)

Disney Great Character Guides

In this lighthearted approach to character education, readers learn what character traits are needed in their favorite Disney and Pixar characters' "jobs"-such as Elsa's role as Snow Queen or Woody's job as Andy's most beloved toy.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

Drawing School

Anyone can draw with these all-in-one drawing guides designed for beginners! Featuring hundreds of subjects, from animals to common objects, this series breaks down each subject into simple step-by-step lessons with basic shapes.

Lerner Publishing Group (Walter Foster Jr) © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

Emotion Ocean

Helping kids name, understand, and express their emotions is an important part of social and emotional learning. These entertaining stories feature ocean animal characters experiencing big feelings in situations kids will relate to. Readers will discover strategies to help manage their own emotions.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1-2

Hands-On Science

The Hands-On Science series is perfect for budding scientists keen to find out why things fizz, how Romans made soap or how to make it rain. Each experiment uses easy-to-find ingredients and objects.

QEB Publishing © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

Hooray for Community Helpers!

Who makes a difference in your community? Young readers are fascinated by how community helpers do their jobs. Simple text and vibrant photos introduce all kinds of community helpers and how their work contributes to their community. Age-appropriate critical thinking questions and a photo glossary help build nonfiction learning skills.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2
Accelerated Reader
1.5 (Quiz #190380)

In Focus: Dinosaurs

If you've ever wondered which dinosaurs lived during the Jurassic period, what the first dinosaurs were, or what other amazing reptiles ruled the planet for 150 million years, these guides are sure to satisfy your curiosity.

QEB Publishing © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

In Focus: Sports

Bring readers into the action on the court and the field in these comprehensive guides. Explore four of the USA's favorite sports-baseball, football, basketball, and hockey-with Color photographs and tips on how to get involved on your own.

QEB Publishing © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3
Accelerated Reader
5.0 (Quiz #506035)

Kids Get Coding

What's an algorithm? How do you fix bugs? And what is digital content? This series leads students through the basics of computer programming, bugs and fixes, online safety, and computer devices using simple text, real world examples, and online and offline practical activities.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2017

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

Laugh Your Socks Off!

Kids will have a blast reading these collections of the best (and worst!) jokes. Collected by themes and joke styles, these belly-busters, knee-slappers, and groaners are paired with humorous photos. Are you ready to laugh your socks off?

Lerner Publishing Group © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

Magic Tricks

You won't believe your eyes! This series teaches aspiring magicians to perform amazing optical illusions, disappearing tricks, prop tricks, and card tricks. Simple text, step-by-step instructions, and supporting photos engage and excite young readers.

Lerner Publications © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

Military Machines

How do airplanes land on a ship? How fast can fighter jets fly? Readers will love learning about popular military machines. Lively and informative text describes the vehicles' parts, history, and the machines in action.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2
Accelerated Reader
4.0 (Quiz #503622)

My Little Book Of

The ideal way to introduce early science, nature, and transportation topics to young readers, this vibrant and insightful series will encourage children to explore the world around them, from rocks and minerals to the stars and the planets. Fantastic photography and diagrams will engage children, and simple, easy-to-understand text addresses essential questions that young readers are dying to know.

QEB Publishing © 2022

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

My Minecraft

From surviving vicious mobs (mobile monsters) to building space needles and even entire cities, this series describes the mechanics behind some of Minecraft's most popular aspects. Learn the basics of mining for materials, planting crops, and changing the game with mods (modifications) and jump into the vast and creative world of Minecraft.

Lerner Publications © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

Optical Illusions

The brain is an amazing thing, but it doesn't always get things right when it comes to sight. This series is here to explain why, with astounding images, baffling puzzles and simple reveals which show the reader how each trick works.

QEB Publishing © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

Predators

From Orcas and tigers to pythons and wolves, nature's predators are amazing! Learn how they hunt, where they live, how they act, and what physical features set them apart from their prey.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3
Accelerated Reader
4.6 (Quiz #192320)

Shark World

Explore the world of sharks—the ultimate predators—with captivating photos and lively text. Each book covers life science curriculum concepts including shark life cycles, what sharks eat, how they behave, and how they interact with habitat. With plenty of fearsome photos and incredible facts, young shark fans will have plenty to sink their teeth into.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2
Accelerated Reader
3.4 (Quiz #190699)

Stand Alone Nonfiction Titles

Take a look at the many ways that teams use STEAM to solve problems. From developing smartphones to capturing images of black holes, there's nothing teams can't do when they work together!

Lerner Publishing Group © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

Supersmart Animals

This series will introduce primary grades readers to different kinds of intelligent animals-a key curricular topic that also has plenty of high-interest appeal. With colorful, captivating photos and clear, lively text, each book covers a different supersmart species.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2
Accelerated Reader
3.2 (Quiz #198691)

The World of Gaming

Learn about some of the world's most popular video games, from their history to the movies, costumes, and aspects of pop culture they've inspired. Fun and entertaining text delivers solid nonfiction information about each game. Age-appropriate visuals add to the fun, while sidebars discussing video game pioneers and STEM careers dive deeper into the world of video games.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

Unplug with Science Buddies®

It’s time to turn off your device! This fun, maker-focused series features projects from project database creators, Science Buddies®, and encourages readers to step away from the screen and create with their hands.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

US Military Branches

Explore the different branches of the US Military, including the Air Force, Navy, and Space Force. Carefully levelled text gives readers an inside glimpse at the vehicles and technology used by the military, examples of missions, and more.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1-2

Who's a Good Dog?

Animal lovers will adore learning about some of the world's most popular dogs with this high-interest series. Appealing and informative titles cover physical traits, behavior, and how to care for these furry friends.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2
Accelerated Reader
2.9 (Quiz #503287)

Wildlife Rescue

When humans build highways or clear land for development, they often put wild animals in danger. This series looks at ways people have made crossing the road a safer experience, as well as how a simple structure or garden can save an endangered species. Rope bridges for squirrels, tiny tunnels and crossing guards for turtles, overpasses built specially for bears and elks, and special houses and gardens are just some of the interesting solutions featured in this series, showing the many ways people can be a friend to animals-and save lives along the way.

Red Chair Press © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

4th to 6th Grade Nonfiction

Amazing Origami

Interested in origami? Try these perfect introductions to the art of paper folding. Readers will create a variety of projects, first learning basic origami techniques, then advancing to projects with jointed limbs and moving parts.

Lerner Publishing Group (Hungry Tomato®) © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4

Ancient Mysteries

Uncover the mysteries of some of the most intriguing places on the planet. What was Stonehenge used for? Are the Egyptian pyramids really cursed? While answers to some questions have been lost to history, discover what scientists have learned about some of the most fascinating ancient sites.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4

Boss Lady Bios

Featuring women from a variety of backgrounds who dominate their respective fields, these books celebrate women who rule their world like bosses-big-time change-makers, influencers, successes, and disrupters who weren’t afraid to shake up the system.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4
Accelerated Reader
5.0 (Quiz #509960)

COVID-19

Readers take a close look at the COVID-19 crisis. This high/low series helps students understand the virus and its impacts, and it offers a hopeful view of what a post-COVID-19 future might be like.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

Cutting-Edge Robotics

Get ready to explore robotics, one of the most fascinating demonstrations of STEM in action. Engaging text explores robot design, construction, operation, and competitions. Cool photos and geek-out robot details add to the fun. A hands-on project in each book encourages readers to engage with robotics in their world.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4
Accelerated Reader
5.4 (Quiz #190191)

Death Uncovered

Death Uncovered is a high-interest, low-level series that explores near-death experiences and ghost stories, as well as traditions and legends about what happens after we die. Each title features six engaging narrative stories centered around death and the afterlife.

Full Tilt Press © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3
Accelerated Reader
5.1 (Quiz #503851)

Dinosaurs Rule

Realistic art based on the latest scientific evidence takes readers back in time to when dinosaurs ruled the earth. Engaging text and a highly visual format explore dinosaurs and the habitats in which they lived.

Lerner Publishing Group (Hungry Tomato®) © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4

Earth in Danger

Earth in Danger is a series that visits topics that are grabbing worldwide attention because of climate change. Waste and Recycling, Climate Change, Pollution, Sustainable Living, Future Living, and Habitat Destruction look at environmental issues around the world and focus on what needs to be done to clean up our planet. Discover how climate change is causing droughts and floods and how habitat destruction is endangering animals. Learn how science and sustainable living and alternative future energy can help save our planet. Stunning photographs alongside sensitively written text shows how we can all help to make a difference. It’s a must-read series for young kids.

Hungry Tomato © 2022

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4-5

Experience Personal Power

Experience Personal Power is a 4-book series to help young readers build personal power to feel secure and confident with themselves. Each book helps kids learn to act, feel, and speak in ways that foster a life of balanced activity and self-care. Research shows that kids who spend time in nature, make thoughtful food choices, practice mindfulness, and make thoughtful media choices generally do well in school. Readers will learn to call frequently on their personal power for self-monitoring, self-control, planning and prioritizing.

Red Chair Press © 2019

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

Families of Fame & Fortune

This high-interest low-level series explores the lives of families who have found success in entertainment, music, and sports. Each book features one family, exploring their shared traits, values, and talents that have led to success.

Full Tilt Press © 2022

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

Hidden History-Spies

History books teach us important facts about big events that made a difference in the world. But as time passes, we discover some of the interesting hidden mysteries of history. With this series, you'll learn about men and women who played important roles in our nation's history as spies, hidden in plain sight!

Red Chair Press © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3
Accelerated Reader
5.4 (Quiz #195339)

Inside Military Machines

Explore the development of military machines from early catapults to modern sonar. This series combines history, technology, and engineering information with real-life stories about people who use these military machines

Hungry Tomato © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4
Accelerated Reader
6.6 (Quiz #190195)

Key Questions in Physical Science

What kinds of questions did Edison, Tesla, and others ask before they made their big breakthroughs? This high-interest informational series helps readers learn about physical science topics through questions that model scientific inquiry. Clear text, photos, and diagrams cover core physical science curriculum, while each title relates that information to everyday life experiences. A hands-on experiment in each book encourages readers to investigate physical science in their world.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4

Life Unplugged

Unplug, be adventurous, and take a walk on the wild side! Life Unplugged explores the different ways people have gone back to nature. From living green, to "glamping", to going off the grid, there are all sorts of living situations to explore, no matter where you are. Focusing on survival techniques, native culture, and respect for indigenous space and knowledge, this series explains what’s needed to live in the wildest areas in the world. And an activity challenges kids to live a little off the grid themselves.

Full Tilt Press © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

Mission: Code

Dive into the fascinating world of coding languages! These titles walk new programmers through the basics of creating their own code. Hands-on learn-to-code activities accessed through an online Page Plus link add to the fun!

Lerner Publishing Group © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4

My Minecraft

From surviving mobs (mobile monsters) to building cities, this series describes some of Minecraft's most popular aspects. Jump into the creative world of Minecraft!

Lerner Publishing Group © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-4

Narrative Nonfiction: Kids in War

Meet real-life kid heroes ages eight to sixteen who helped military forces during times of war. These exciting, illustrated narratives tell true stories of young people who bravely faced battles and endured bloodshed to help their country.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3
Accelerated Reader
4.5 (Quiz #195398)

One Planet

How was the Earth made and how is it changing? Answers to these questions and many incredible Earth facts lie ahead in this hands-on series, with spectacular photos, accessible diagrams, and cool experiments.

Hungry Tomato © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
5

Pro Sports Stats

Kids who love sports statistics—RBIs, rushing yards, free-throw percentages, shots on goal, winning and losing streaks, and much more—will score with this series. Each title presents the most telling sports stats in easy-to-read charts and graphics. Action-packed photos and engaging text support the data.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4
Accelerated Reader
5.2 (Quiz #190188)

Space in Action: Augmented Reality

It's like a pop-up book on your digital device! Explore outer space through interactive augmented reality experiences! Discover what scientists have learned about planets, stars, black holes, and more, and learn about the cutting-edge technology that astronauts use. Space fans will be thrilled by true augmented reality features that give readers a close-up look at the cosmos. Download the free Lerner AR app from your device's app store. As you read, look for the Lerner AR icon throughout the book. It means there is an augmented reality experience on that page! Use the app to scan the picture near the icon to access bonus augmented reality content related to that page. Watch a black hole eat a sun, see the moon's orbit, look around on Mars as if you're actually there. Each book contains 3-5 AR experiences based on real NASA models to explain planetary orbits, black holes, comets and asteroids, the solar system, space stations, and the machines and gear that astronauts use

Lerner Publishing Group © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4

Spooked!

Who doesn't love a good spooky story? Chilling tales of sea monsters, haunted houses, and more will keep readers turning pages as they discover what's fact and what's fiction.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2-3

Sports' Greatest of All Time

This series highlights the greatest athletes across the world's most popular sports in a fun, top-ten format! Packed with color photos, exciting stats, and thrilling action, each book is sure to appeal to sports fans.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3
Accelerated Reader
5.0 (Quiz #503726)

Spotlight on Climate Change

From causes and consequences to solutions and more, readers will learn up-to-date information about an important and evolving topic: climate change. A back matter feature encourages kids to take action against climate change.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-4

Spy Secrets

Readers are in for a thrill as they uncover true fascinating stories of spies, the people they worked for, the methods they used to complete their missions.

Lerner Publications © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
Accelerated Reader
5.2 (Quiz #511365)

STEM Smackdown

This myth-busting series highlights the most hotly contested invention credits in history. With the high-energy tone of color commentary, each book presents the race to claim first in creating pivotal inventions from history.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4
Accelerated Reader
5.3 (Quiz #195554)

Stickmen's Guides to Your Awes

With clever illustrations and detailed diagrams, this series makes the complex parts and systems of the body accessible, fun, and interesting. Humorous and informative text describes everything from the how the brain tells muscles to move to how the body gets energy from food.

Hungry Tomato © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4

Super Sports Teams

Learn about the history, greatest players, and most iconic moments of the world's most popular sports teams. Chock-full of stats and shareable information, sports fans will love the action-packed, high-interest text and thrilling photos.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2022

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3-4

The Real Science of Superpower

Fictional heroes can fly at the speed of light, go invisible at will, jump back and forth in time, and use their super strength or laser vision to save the day! Will mere mortals ever be able to super-size their physical abilities in the same way? Learn the real-life science behind superpowers and what scientists are doing to make those powers a reality.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2022

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4-5
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

The Secret Lives of Insects

The lives and habits of insects can be truly incredible. Some, however, are so gross you probably won’t even want to read about them. Oh. . . . You Do? From a wasp that turns spiders into zombies to help it take care of its larvae, to a beetle that repels predators with poisonous, boiling-hot farts-each book in this new series is packed with truly unbelievable facts. Perfect for reluctant readers, these books deliver life sciences in the creepiest, yuckiest way possible!

Ruby Tuesday Books © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3

Trivia Time!

Readers will eat up these fun and browse-able titles covering mind-blowing facts on everything from sports to technology. They're perfect for curious kids hungry for information!

Lerner Publishing Group © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4

Unexplained

This absorbing series explores high-interest paranormal topics for middle grade readers. From ghostly specters to spontaneous human combustion, each title searches for answers to explain mysterious and fascinating phenomena.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4
Accelerated Reader
5.2 (Quiz #503226)

When Nature Attacks

Nature can be ruthless. Explore the science behind the worst disasters to have hit the planet, including how they happen, what the environmental impact is, and how technological advancements help to predict and warn against disaster.

Hungry Tomato © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4
Accelerated Reader
6.6 (Quiz #191460)

7th to 8th Grade Nonfiction

All About Sharks

All About Sharks introduces readers to the fascinating world of sharks. The books examine the biology of sharks, weird and prehistoric sharks, endangered shark species, and shark attacks. Each book includes a graphic that presents key information visually, source notes, and resources to aid in further research.

ReferencePoint Press © 2023

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
3-4

Dealing with Addiction

Dealing with Addiction discusses several forms of addiction, from dependency on drugs and alcohol to the overuse of things such as social media and smartphones. The series explores the science behind addiction, how it affects people’s lives, and how treatment can help. Each book includes a graphic that presents key information visually, source notes, and resources to aid in further research.

ReferencePoint Press © 2023

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
3-4

Energy Evolutions

The energy industry is evolving-and fast. Find out why fossil fuels are being fast-tracked into history and how cleaner, greener, and science-smart energy is helping us build a sustainable future. This exciting and informative science series explores the harm fossil fuels have caused our planet and explains why it is so important that we replace them with sustainable energy. Discover the very latest, cutting-edge science and technology that is allowing the energy industry to undergo a green revolution to make tomorrow's world a more energy-smart place.

Cheriton Childrens Books © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
7

Exploring Social Injustice

Exploring Social Injustice introduces readers to different types of injustice present in today’s society. The series examines the history of each kind of injustice, examples of the injustice today, key moments in fighting the injustice, and what can be done to end it in the future. Each book includes a graphic that presents key information visually, source notes, and resources to aid in further research.

ReferencePoint Press © 2023

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
3-4

Flash Points

Flash Points is a nonfiction series that showcases critical turning points in history, with subjects ranging from space exploration to civil rights. Each Flash Points title focuses on one overarching subject, and each book highlights four related historical events. Students will be invited to consider the causes of these events, their consequences, and their broader impact on the world. Featuring fun facts, asides, key words, and comprehension questions, Flash Points is a high-interest low-level series that will keep students engaged while teaching them about important historical events.

Full Tilt Press © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3
Accelerated Reader
4.9 (Quiz #191369)

Mission Survival: Saving Earth Endangered Animals

Some of the world's most beautiful creatures are threatened because of human action. Find out why some people are making it their mission to try to save them, what kids on a mission are doing to save them, and what readers can do to make it their mission too in this call-to-action series. Mission Survival includes case studies that explore the work people are undertaking to save threatened animals, and career information that shows children how they can build their own careers in animal conservation.

Cheriton Childrens Books © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
6

Origins: Whodunnit

Origins: Whodunnit is a nonfiction series that presents the origins of different types of crimes, law enforcement groups, criminal organizations, and crime-fighting techniques. Each book features four distinct topics related to one overarching subject, from beat cops and the Secret Service, to fingerprinting and forensics. Each topic is presented in detail, and includes an informative timeline, fun facts, asides, key words, and comprehension questions. Origins: Whodunnit is a high-interest low-level series that will hold students' interest while they learn about the ever-changing nature of crime-related topics.

Full Tilt Press © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3
Accelerated Reader
5.3 (Quiz #191661)

Tech Titans

Explore the histories behind some of the world's most impactful technology companies. Learn about the people leading organizations like Amazon, Microsoft, and others, take a look at each company's revolutionary products and services, and glimpse where each company might be headed.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
4-5

TeenStrong

This high-interest low-level series focuses on teens taking the world by storm. Each book tells the life story of one teenager, explaining their field and detailing the challenges they have overcome to become the exemplary person they are.

Full Tilt Press © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3
Accelerated Reader
5.1 (Quiz #509813)

Time for Change

As the futuristic story begins, a teacher is tasked with educating his students about the past, and the fight for equality that led them to their present. Each book is an inspiring journey that sheds light on America’s ongoing struggle toward true equality. Titles focus on four types of racism: individual racism, interpersonal racism, institutional racism, and structural racism, using historical and modern events as examples. Readers will be immersed in dynamic graphic novels that will bring the lessons of past and present to life.

Full Tilt Press © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
3
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

The World of Greek Mythology

The World of Greek Mythology introduces readers to the gods, goddesses, heroes, monsters, and mortals that populate the world of Greek myths. The books examine these mythical stories, what they meant to the Greeks, and how Greek mythology continues to resonate today.

ReferencePoint Press © 2022

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
3-4

Young Adult Nonfiction

All About Anime and Manga

Anime and manga originated in Japan, but they are enjoying unprecedented, global popularity. The All About Anime and Manga series discusses the art, the artists, origins and evolving styles, and the legions of devoted fans who keep anime and manga at the forefront of popular culture.

ReferencePoint Press © 2022

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
6-12

Black Americans of Distinction

Black Americans have made important contributions in all areas of American life. This collective biography series profiles the lives and achievements of important Black Americans in science, business, politics, sports, and the arts. Every book focuses on five individuals (both historic and contemporary), all of whom are renowned in their fields of expertise. Primary and secondary source quotes add depth and enliven the narrative.

ReferencePoint Press © 2023

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
6-12

Mental Health Crisis

Health and medical experts have sounded the alarm about a troubling rise in anxiety and depression, eating disorders, drug overdoses, and teen suicide. This series examines what has been happening and why, how teens in particular have been affected, and ways to get help. In addition to real-world accounts, facts and commentary from knowledgeable sources add depth to every volume in this series.

ReferencePoint Press © 2023

Binding Type
Library
Reading Level
6-12

Stand Alone Nonfiction Titles

Zest Books © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
6-8
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

Picture Books and Children's Fiction

A Helping Hand

Providing a picture book approach to PSHE topics, A Helping Hand helps children understand and cope with upsetting situations they might face.

QEB Publishing © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1

Dino Holidays

Carolrhoda © 2018

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2
Accelerated Reader
2.6 (Quiz #198689)

Early Bird Nonfiction Readers-Silver

In this series, early fluent readers will improve on their reading independence with these quirky stories featuring levelled text and charming characters. These nonfiction topics are sure to capture the attention of young readers.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2021

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
2

Early Bird Readers-Blue

Fuel the imaginations and reading skills of emergent readers! These fun stories combine age-appropriate text and kid-friendly illustrations perfect for reading levels E-G.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2022

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K-1
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

Early Bird Readers-Green

Emergent readers in grades 1-2 will delight in these books that blend charming, leveled text and illustrations. From a pet whale to a horse who wishes he was a unicorn, the silly characters will delight children.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
1.6 (Quiz #503633)

Early Bird Readers-Purple

Readers will engage their imaginations and reading skills with these fully illustrated and carefully leveled stories for grades 2-3. From royal mishaps to cookies in outer space, these silly stories are sure to capture young readers' attention.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2020

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
1
Accelerated Reader
3.0 (Quiz #503601)

Early Bird Readers-Red

Emergent readers will delight in these silly, simple, and carefully levelled stories, featuring guided reading level C-D. With two tales in each book and charming illustrations, readers will have fun while developing reading skills.

Lerner Publishing Group © 2023

Binding Type
Library Bound
Reading Level
K-1
Accelerated Reader
Quizzes Available

Early Bird Readers-Yellow