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{The Stonekeeper: Kazu Kibuishi}

{Synopsis} – Graphic novel star Kazu Kibuishi creates a world of terrible, man-eating demons, a mechanical rabbit, a giant robot—and two ordinary children on a life-or-death mission. After the tragic death of their father, Emily and Navin move with their mother to the home of her deceased great-grandfather, but the strange house proves to beContinue Reading

{Bear on the Loose!: Hilde Lysiak, Matthew Lysiak}

{Synopsis} – Pick a book. Grow a Reader! This series is part of Scholastic’s early chapter book line Branches, aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina. Branches books help readers grow! Nine-year-old crime reporter Hilde Lysiak isContinue Reading

{Hero Dog!: Hilde Lysiak, Matthew Lysiak}

{Synopsis} – Real-life super-sleuth and media sensation Hilde Lysiak’s reporting skills are put to the test in this fun early chapter book mystery series! Pick a book. Grow a Reader! This series is part of Scholastic’s early chapter book line Branches, aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrationsContinue Reading

{Giraffes Can’t Dance: Giles Andreae}

{Synopsis} – Gerald the giraffe longs to dance, but his legs are too skinny and his neck is too long. At the Jungle Dance, the warthogs waltz, the chimps cha-cha, and the lions tango. “Giraffes can’t dance,” they all jeer when it’s Gerald’s turn to prance. But with some sound advice from a wise cricket,Continue Reading

{Never Touch a Dragon: Rosie Greening}

{Synopsis} – A tactile touch-and-feel book all about dragons! You must never touch a dragon . . . except in this book! This dragon-themed touch-and-feel book is perfect for young children! They will love reading the funny rhyme that warns of the dangers of touching a dragon and then ignoring the advice! Innovative silicone touchesContinue Reading