Tag Archives: Ages 9-12 20100520

Easy-To-Make Christmas Crafts (Easy Crafts & Projects)

Author: Judith Conaway Publisher: Troll Communications Llc Product Description Directions for tree ornaments, cards, and gifts to make at Christmas.

The Bottlestopper’s Christmas Tree Farm

Author: Sarah Graham Cork Publisher: Sevgo Pr

Christmas at Long Pond

Author: William T. George Publisher: Greenwillow Product Description Father and son observe the plant and animal life around Long Pond before finding just the right Christmas tree.

Christmas Menorahs: How a Town Fought Hate

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Janice, D.S.W. Cohn Publisher: Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media Product Description THIS EDITION IS INTENDED FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Describes how people in Billings, Montana joined together to fight a series of hate crimes against a Jewish family.

Once upon a Christmas

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: William Fillmore Publisher: Northwest Publishing

Janey Junkfood’s Fresh Adventure!

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Barbara Storper Publisher: FoodPlay Productions Product Description “Finally–an enchanting new children’s book guaranteed to help kids get off the junk food track and make good eating GREAT FUN!” –Lauren Niemes, MEd, RD, Executive Director, The Nutrition Council “A painless way to get kids interested in healthy food!” –Dr. Andrew Weil, Founder […]

Working Together: Learning About Cooperation and Citizenship (Character Education Readers)

Author: Regina Burch Publisher: Creative Teaching Press

Math on Call

Rating: (47 reviews) Author: Great Source Education Group Publisher: Steck-Vaughn Company Product Description FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

It’s Sports Day! (Lazytown)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Magnús Scheving Publisher: Simon Spotlight/Nickelodeon

Goofball Malone: Smell That Clue! (All Aboard Reading)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Stephen Mooser Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap

A Children’s Guide to Worship

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Ruth L. Boling Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press Product Description This delightfully-illustrated book serves as a guide for parents and children to Sunday worship in traditional Presbyterian churches, enlisting parents as the primary tutors of their children in the life-changing, wonderful discipline of Christian worship.

The Hunchback Assignments

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Arthur Slade Publisher: Wendy Lamb Books Product Description A gripping new series combines Steampunk, spying, and a fantastic Victorian London. The mysterious Mr. Socrates rescues Modo, a child in a traveling freak show. Modo is a hunchback with an amazing ability to transform his appearance, and Mr. Socrates raises him in […]

Uh-oh, Calico!

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Karma Wilson Publisher: Little Simon Product Description Calico is having a bad day! She falls while chasing a bee, tramples a flower garden, and even spills her milk! Poor Calico! She feels like she can’t do anything right… until her mother reminds her that everyone makes mistakes, and she still loves […]

Transformers Mix & Match

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: David Roe Publisher: Reader’s Digest Product Description Inspired by the Transformers movie, Prime Directive, this colorful book lets kids create countless character combinations by simply flipping the die-cut panels on each page. Imagine a Transformer that has Optimus Prime’s head, Bumblebee’s body, and Jazz’s legs. That’s just one of more than […]

Smiles to Go

Rating: (13 reviews) Author: Jerry Spinelli Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Everything changes the day ninth-grader Will Tuppence learns one startling fact: protons-those tiny atomic particles, the building-blocks to the building-blocks of life-can die. The one thing that was so certain in this world to Will has an expiration date. And Will′s carefully planned-out life? Not […]

Nick of Time

Rating: (56 reviews) Author: Ted Bell Publisher: Square Fish Product Description The setting is England, 1939, on the eve of war. Nick and his sister, Kate, begin gathering vital information for Winston Churchill as he tries to warn England of the imminent Nazi invasion. But the Nazis become the least of Nick’s problems after he […]

The Sable Quean (Redwall)

Rating: (12 reviews) Author: Brian Jacques Publisher: Philomel Product Description He appears out of thin air and vanishes just as quickly. He is Zwilt the Shade, and he is evil. Yet he is no match for his ruler, Vilaya the Sable Quean. Along with their hordes of vermin, these two have devised a plan to […]

All-of-a-Kind Family

Rating: (94 reviews) Author: Sydney Taylor Publisher: Yearling Product Description A heartwarming story of five little girls living with their parents in New York City at the turn of the century. They have simple but happy times as they share adventures, holidays and surprises. When Mama tells them her big news, it’s the most wonderful […]

Stories of Dragons (Young Reading, Level 1)

Author: Christopher Rawson Publisher: Usborne Books Product Description Intended for beginner readers, these stories about dragons are written in simple text for readers who have, or are gaining confidence in reading alone.

The Luck of the Irish (Ready-to-Read. Level 1)

Author: Margaret McNamara Publisher: Simon Spotlight Product Description It’s St. Patrick’s Day! Katie makes shamrocks to help celebrate and ends up learning what it means to be lucky.

Math Advantage Grade 5

Author: Harcourt Brace Publishing Publisher: Harcourt School Publishers

Battling in the Pacific: Soldiering in World War II (Soldiers on the Battlefront)

Author: Susan Provost Beller Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books (CT)

Voices in St. Augustine (Mom’s Choice Award Recipient)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Jane R. Wood Publisher: Florida Kids Press, Inc. Product Description Thirteen-year-old Joey Johnson hears voices. Only he can’t find the people who belong to them. His curiosity leads him on a quest where he learns more than just history about the Nation’s Oldest City. He discovers he has a special connection […]

The Priest With Dirty Clothes A Timeless Story Of God’s Love And Forgiveness

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Dr. R. C. Sproul Publisher: Thomas Nelson Product Description Based on the story of Joshua the high priest, a priest desperately searches for a way to cleanse his dirty clothes and is sent to the Prince. The Prince offers the perfect gift – his own clothes. A dual story relates a […]

Who Framed Art Decco?

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Margaret Benoit Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Contemporary Product Description What else is there for a hard-boiled, off-duty detective to do on a rainy Saturday but visit the local art gallery to see the works of renowned sculptor Bern T. Sienna and the painter Forrest Greene? Alas, Detective Angel Cordoni’s day off becomes an opportunity […]

The Farm: Life in Colonial Pennsylvania (Adventures in Colonial America)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: James E. Knight Publisher: Troll Communications Llc Product Description Through dramatic depictions of significant moments in American history, this informative series gives young readers a vivid sense of Colonial American life — its farms and villages, cities and ports, and the struggles and dreams of its inhabitants. Illustrated and indexed.

Blue Takes a Dip! (Blue’s Clues)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Irene Kilpatrick Publisher: Simon Spotlight/Nickelodeon Product Description Join Blue at the beach for a romp in the waves!

Math Advantage Grade 6

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Harcourt Brace Publishing Publisher: Harcourt School Publishers