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The Luck Uglies (The Luck Uglies #1)
Enter into the village of Drowning, where Bog Nobles once lived. Or do they still? Eleven-year-old Rye lives there with her two good friends, her moth ...more
Jul 03, 2014
Jul 08, 2014
The Small Adventure of Popeye and Elvis
Barbara O'Connor knows how to tell a story about ordinary folks. Not much is happening in Popeye's NC town and it looks like a long boring summer stre ...more
Feb 22, 2010
Feb 25, 2010
Take Away the A
Word play par excellence! "Without the A the Beast is the Best, "Without the A
the BEAST is BEST. Without the B the BRIDE goes for a RIDE. Without the
Jul 15, 2014
Jul 16, 2014
Ed and Kip
Two young elephants happily play with a round rock dropped by Monkey—until it rolls into a cave and seems lost to them. Bug crawls out, rolling the ro ...more
Dec 05, 2014
Dec 09, 2014
My Grandfather's Coat
A young immigrant lad arrives in America and becomes a tailor; for his wedding day, he crafts himself a handsome blue coat. In this skilled retelling ...more
Oct 10, 2014
Dec 05, 2014
No Nap! Yes Nap!
Mama says it’s time to nap, but Baby has other ideas and quickly scampers under the table. When Mama tries to tease him out with a soft toy, he demand ...more
Dec 06, 2014
Dec 09, 2014
Etiquette & Espionage (Finishing School, #1)
Fourteen-year-old Sophronia is driving her mother crazy! Sophronia is most unladylike and tinkers with machinery, leading her mother to jump at the ch ...more
Jul 06, 2014
Sep 30, 2014
The Case of the Deadly Desperados (The P.K Pinkerton Mysteries, #1)
Twelve-year-old P.K. Pinkerton is on the run after discovering his foster parents murdered and scalped in their cabin. He quickly realizes the dastard ...more
Feb 24, 2012
Feb 24, 2012
Lion vs. Rabbit
It’s brains against brawn in this tale of bullying. Lion bullies the animals of the savanna, who politely ask him to cease and desist. They are too ti ...more
Jul 09, 2013
Aug 01, 2013
5,000 Awesome Facts (About Everything!)
Here’s a book that will rival the Guinness Book of World Records in popularity. It is filled with fun and interesting facts on all sorts of topics of ...more
May 08, 2013
May 08, 2013
Yoo-Hoo, Ladybug!
“Ladybug loves to hide” and youngsters will delight in trying to find her amidst rooms filled with shelves, toys, pictures taped to walls, and blocks— ...more
Aug 21, 2013
Aug 23, 2013
Yes, Let's
Fun family day in the woods, from sun-up to sun-down. Rhyming text takes the reader through waking up, packing gear, riding there, hiking, playing, sw ...more
Apr 16, 2013
Apr 23, 2013
Thumpy Feet
Meet an adorable new feline, an energetic orange cat with big green eyes and a wonderfully expressive face. His day is spent eating, bathing, playing, ...more
Aug 02, 2013
Aug 02, 2013
Forgive Me, I Meant to Do It: False Apology Poems
Using William Carlos Williams’ famous non-apology poem to his wife, Levine carries his formatting to a humorous high with her spoofs of nursery rhymes ...more
Mar 22, 2012
Mar 23, 2012
Fall Mixed Up
Hear the word "fall" and images of brightly colored leaves, trick or treaters, rosy red apples and bright orange pumpkins, geese flying overhead and m ...more
Sep 29, 2011
Sep 29, 2011
Nasty Bugs
Sixteen poems, three of which were commissioned for this book, inform and entertain readers. Poets include Hopkins, X. J. Kennedy, Marilyn Singer, J. ...more
Jul 17, 2012
Jul 17, 2012
Up, Tall, and High!
Three very brief stories illustrate the meaning of the words up, down, tall, small, and high—and power plays gone awry. Brightly colored, simply drawn ...more
Jul 16, 2012
Jul 16, 2012
Nanny Piggins and the Wicked Plan
The Green children—Derrick, Samantha, and Michael—absolutely adore their Nanny Piggins, a glamorous flying pig who ran away from the circus and came t ...more
Jun 24, 2012
Jul 06, 2012
Utterly Lovely One
A fluffy blue crane introduces her “utterly lovely one” to the other utterly lovely creatures in their habitat. Among them are fancy, fabulous frilled ...more
Apr 25, 2012
May 08, 2012
The Bunny's Night-Light: A Glow-in-the-Dark Search
Bunny can’t sleep for “There’s too much dark at night.” He and Papa go off on a search for night-light and find many things that light up the night; t ...more
Apr 11, 2012
Apr 11, 2012
The Hop
Young, fearful toad Tad awakens from his winter sleep with a bump on his forehead and frightening dreams on his mind—dreams of his dear woodland and p ...more
Apr 10, 2012
Apr 11, 2012
Three Times Lucky
Murder, mystery, abandonment, abuse, and kidnapping are a lot to pack into any book, let alone one for young people. But Turnage manages not only to d ...more
Aug 21, 2012
Aug 24, 2012
The Extraordinary Education of Nicholas Benedict (The Mysterious Benedict Society, #0.5)
Nine-year-old Nicholas Benedict is sent to yet another orphanage, Rothschild’s End. He is an extraordinarily intelligent lad, with a photographic memo ...more
Aug 16, 2012
Aug 14, 2012
Applewhites at Wit's End (Applewhites, #2)
When their bookkeeper absconds with most of their funds, the Applewhites know desperate times are at hand. They decide to turn their large property, a ...more
Aug 31, 2012
Aug 28, 2012
Shy, sensitive Wahoo Cray (named for the wrestler, not the fish) and his parents live in the Everglades, where his dad is an animal wrangler. His fath ...more
Nov 14, 2011
Nov 14, 2011
Marty McGuire
Marty was really looking forward to third grade; after all, her second grade teacher had promised it would be even better than second had been. Unfort ...more
Jan 17, 2011
Jan 17, 2011
Penny and Her Song
Henkes successfully enters the world of early readers in this gentle story of Penny's attempt to divert her parents' attention from the babies to her. ...more
Mar 09, 2012
Mar 09, 2012
Fashion Kitty and the B.O.Y.S.: (Ball of Yellow String)
In this fourth installment about Kiki Kittie, aka known to readers as super-hero Fashion Kitty, she must come to the rescue of – herself! Her good fri ...more
Mar 09, 2012
Mar 09, 2012
The Ghosts of Tupelo Landing
Welcome back to Tupelo Landing! Mo and Dale, the Desperado Detectives who solved a murder mystery three months back, are about to start the sixth grad ...more
Mar 04, 2014
Feb 19, 2014
Alien on a Rampage
David is excited about spending a second summer at Grandma’s Intergalactic Bed & Breakfast, where aliens looking to spend time on Earth vacation. ...more
Jun 18, 2012
Jun 21, 2012
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