Filled with up-to-date information, photographs, illustrations and fun tidbits from Jack and Annie, the Magic Tree House Fact Trackers are the perfect way for kids to find out more about the topics they discover in their favorite Magic Tree House adventures. And teachers can use Fact Trackers alongside their Magic Tree House fiction companions to meet Common Core text pairing needs.
Cinderella’s wicked stepmother has founded the Fairy Tale Reform School with the mission of turning the wicked and criminally mischievous into upstanding young citizens. Would you send a villain to do a hero’s job?
September is a 12-year-old girl, Somewhat grown and somewhat heartless, and she longs for adventure. So when a Green Wind and a Leopard of Little Breezes invite her to Fairyland... well, of course, she accepts. Wouldn't you?
Kids who grew up with Jane O’Connor’s Fancy Nancy picture books can spend some quality time with their BFFs because Nancy Clancy is now starring in her own chapter books! Fans of Nancy will be charmed by this middle-grade mystery series as sassy Nancy takes on detective work with her signature liveliness, wit and fanciness!
"Project Runway" meets Fame in this fresh, fun new series from the mother-daughter writing team who created the successful Cupcake Club series. MacKenzie "Mickey" Williams is the new student at FAB Middle School (Fashion Academy of Brooklyn), a training ground for the fashion designers of tomorrow.
From the makers of SHADOW SQUADRON comes another elite crew of heroes, but these heroes fight a very different battle: the war against wildfires. With the climate changing and the population growing, wildfires have increased in number, size, and severity. Only an elite group of men and women are equipped to take on these immense infernos: Firestormers!
The For Kids series introduces kids to presidents, artists, musicians, scientists, events and ideas that have changed the world, but have often been avoided or oversimplified in other books. Abraham Lincoln, Monet, Beethoven, Einstein, World War I, World War II, New York City history and Frank Lloyd Wright are just a fraction of the topics the series covers. Written in a straightforward manner that does not skip over sometimes controversial subjects, they mix lively biography and engaging history with hands-on activities featuring writing, art, math and science.
Over the course of the six books in the Frank Einstein series, Jon Scieszka --- a former teacher --- takes his readers from Matter to Energy to Humans to Life to Earth and on through the Universe --- from the smallest objects (atoms) to the largest (the cosmos).
From Academy Award-winning actress Julianne Moore, this series follows the adventures of Freckleface --- a curious and comedic kid who is confronted by the excitement and challenges of elementary school.
Eleven-year-old Friday Barnes is in serious trouble: she has just been arrested on suspicion of terrorism. Luckily, being an experienced detective, Friday is quickly able to prove not only her own innocence but that of a stranger being held at the police station for stealing. This is only the beginning of Friday's latest series of madcap adventures, which include uncovering a case of cheating in a cooking class, solving a kidnapping, and discovering why large holes keep popping up all over the school grounds.
Return to Genovia and the world of the beloved Princess Diaries series with 12-year-old Olivia Grace Clarisse Mignonette Harrison, a completely average 12-year-old (except for her name, her ability to draw animals and the fact that she is a half orphan who has never met her father and has been forced to live with her aunt and step-uncle).
Fans young and old will laugh out loud at the irrepressible wit of Peter Hatcher, the hilarious antics of mischievous Fudge and the unbreakable confidence of know-it-all Sheila Tubman in Judy Blume’s five Fudge books, TALES OF A FOURTH GRADE NOTHING, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS SHEILA THE GREAT, SUPERFUDGE, FUDGE-A-MANIA and DOUBLE FUDGE.
Join FunJungle’s resident zoo sleuth, Teddy Fitzroy, as he solves mysteries and strives to protect the animals at the zoo with the first three funny and suspenseful novels of the bestselling FunJungle series from New York Times bestselling author Stuart Gibbs.
It all starts when the hippo goes belly up --- and it’s a wild ride from there.
Books On Screen
As Halloween is coming up, you're probably brainstorming costumes --- should you go for a classic character or something spooky? Well, whatever your preference, there are some great movies coming out that are sure to match your mood. For those of you who love dressing up as a favorite fictional character, whether a Disney princess or a Hogwarts student, we know you'll be all about Pan, which tells the backstory of the boy who never grows up.