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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (Oz, #1)
3.96
Dorothy Gale lives with her guardians, Aunt Em and Uncle Henry. Dorothy does not make it safely into the cellar when the tornado comes. She and her do...more
Apr 18, 2012
Apr 18, 2012
 
Breaking Stalin's Nose
3.79
Sasha Zaichik is a boy in a society on the road to communism. He is striving to become a Young Soviet Pioneer. His father has promised he will come ma...more
Mar 22, 2012
Mar 22, 2012
 
Dogs in the Dead of Night (Magic Tree House, #46)
4.03
This book is a part of the Merlin Missions. It tells the story of Jack and Annie traveling to the Swiss Alps to retrieve the second thing to break the...more
Apr 12, 2012
Apr 12, 2012
 
Chasing Vermeer (Chasing Vermeer, #1)
3.71
**spoiler alert** Chasing Vermeer is the story of 2 sixth graders, Calder and Petra, on a hunt to find a disappeared Vermeer painting. These 2 childre...more
Feb 16, 2012
Feb 16, 2012
 
Zin! Zin! Zin! A Violin
3.82
**spoiler alert** One instrument is a solo. A trumpet joins the trombone and becomes a duo. A bright and brassy golden yellow french horn joins and it...more
Jan 31, 2012
Jan 31, 2012
 
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane
4.30
**spoiler alert** Edward Tulane is placed in front of the dining room window to watch the outdoors all day by his owner, Abilene Tulane. She is a ten-...more
Feb 19, 2012
Feb 19, 2012
 
Hitler Youth: Growing Up in Hitler's Shadow
4.15
Hitler Youth is an informational book on how Adolf Hitler influenced the Germans. This book covers his rise to power. On April 20, 1936, Hitler's birt...more
Apr 19, 2012
Apr 19, 2012
 
Pink and Say
4.44
Pink found Sheldon Curtis, Say, wounded in a field during the civil war. He had been shot in the leg. Pink brought him back to his home where he and h...more
Apr 18, 2012
Apr 18, 2012
 
Miss Nelson Is Missing! (Miss Nelson, #1)
4.23
**spoiler alert** Miss Nelson is the teacher of a misbehaved classroom. Just when the students think they are without a teacher and can really act up,...more
Feb 10, 2012
Feb 10, 2012
 
Which Side Are You On?: The Story of a Song
3.69
**spoiler alert** This book is from the point of view of a child whose "Pa" is a coal miner. Pa has decided to create a union for the coal miners. Gun...more
Jan 24, 2012
Jan 25, 2012
 
Pig Enough
3.59
**spoiler alert** This book is about a guinea pig who tries to be "pig enough" for the pig scout troop. After an attempt to play an instrument, become...more
Feb 09, 2012
Feb 09, 2012
 
Woods Runner
3.81
**spoiler alert** This is the story of Samuel Smith set in colonial Pennsylvania. His mother and father have been taken by the Indians and the British...more
Mar 29, 2012
Mar 29, 2012
 
The Story of Johnny Appleseed
3.49
This is the story of how one man, John Chapman, planted many apple trees for his country. He traveled with bare feet and a sack full of apple seeds. H...more
Apr 16, 2012
Apr 16, 2012
 
Shark vs. Train
3.97
**spoiler alert** Two boys are playing with their toy train and toy shark. These toys tip off to a battle of "Who will win?" They compete in the ocean...more
Feb 09, 2012
Feb 09, 2012
 
Judy Moody, Girl Detective (Judy Moody, #9)
4.05
Judy Moody knows everything there is to know about Nancy Drew. She tries to be just like her. However, she has some fear of the series. She hides one...more
Apr 19, 2012
Apr 19, 2012
 
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
4.22
**spoiler alert** This book is about Alexander and his obstacles he faces throughout his day. The black and white illustrations depict his flustered l...more
Feb 09, 2012
Feb 16, 2012
 
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
4.27
**spoiler alert** On Monday, a small caterpillar eats through 1 apple. On Tuesday, he eats through 2 pears. On Wednesday he ate through 3 plums. Thurs...more
not set
Jan 31, 2012
 
Snip Snap! What's That?
3.98
**spoiler alert** As an alligator comes creeping up the steps, a group of three children tried to hide. The alligator slithered,creaked its mouth open...more
Feb 09, 2012
Feb 09, 2012
 
Ella Sarah Gets Dressed
3.65
**spoiler alert** Ella Sarah wants to wear her pink polka dot pants, her dress with the orange and green flowers, blue and purple striped socks, her y...more
not set
Jan 31, 2012
 
The Cat in the Hat
4.13
This is the story of a little boy and a little girl trapped inside on a rainy day. When their mother leaves for work, the Cat in the hat shows up. He...more
Apr 19, 2012
Apr 19, 2012
 
Honey, I Love and Other Love Poems
4.30
This book is a collection of poems that integrates the feelings of young children. I love the illustrations because there are drawings in what looks l...more
Feb 16, 2012
Feb 16, 2012
 
Warriors Don't Cry
4.02
This is the story of the Little Rock nine and the difficulties Melba Beals faced as an African American in the 50s. Brown vs. the board of education d...more
Apr 12, 2012
Apr 12, 2012
 
Click, Clack, Quackity-Quack
3.58
This book is about farm animals going on an adventure. Ducks, goats, hens, inch worms, kittens, mice, pigs, and sheep go on an adventure to see where...more
Jan 31, 2012
Jan 31, 2012
 
Naamah and the Ark at Night
3.81
The illustrations in this children's book are done through watercolors collage. I absolutely love the way the people and animals look layered against...more
Feb 02, 2012
Feb 02, 2012
 
Llama Llama Holiday Drama
4.11
**spoiler alert** This book is about Llama Llama waiting for the time to open presents. At the end of the story, Mama reminds Llama Llama that the hol...more
Feb 10, 2012
Feb 10, 2012
 
Lon Po Po: A Red-Riding Hood Story from China
4.01
Lon Po Po is a variation of Little Red Riding Hood. The characters include Shang, Tau, Potes, Good mother, and Po Po. The children's mother leaves and...more
Apr 19, 2012
Apr 18, 2012
 
Madeline in London
4.11
Madeline and her housemates make a trip to London to visit their friend, Pepito, for his birthday. They buy him a horse who eats up an entire garden....more
Apr 18, 2012
Apr 18, 2012
 
Hide and Snake
3.89
**spoiler alert** This book shows a snake slithering through different items and blending into them. He melts in ice cream, curls around hats, loops t...more
Feb 02, 2012
Feb 02, 2012
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