EllRay Jakes Stands Tall (EllRay Jakes, #9)
by Sally Warner
EllRay Jakes finally grows up (a little) by playing basketball in this ninth book in the series. There's a new game in town—basketball! Or in Ellray's case, pre-basketball. Coach Havens has all the third graders dribbling, passing, and shooting, and he's quick to compliment EllRay's skills. No one else seems to notice them, however, and as 'the shortest kid in the class,' EllRay is still chosen last for teams at recess. What's a short guy gotta do to get noticed?? When EllRay comes up with a p...
The Wishing Ball
by Elisa Kleven
A conniving crow convinces Nellie, a little cat, that his glittery rubber ball is a magical star which she can use to wish for a warm house, food, and a friend.
Best Friends (Learn to Read, Read to Learn: Social Studies) (Learn-To-Read)
by Sandi Hill
Sleeping Over (Sleepover Squad, #1) (THE PYJAMA GANG, #1)
by P. J. Denton
WANT TO SLEEP OVER? COME JOIN THE FUN! It's the last week of second grade, and Taylor has big news for her best friends, Emily, Jo, and Kara: She's inviting them to her house on Friday night to celebrate! But this is no ordinary party -- it's going to be their first sleepover party! The girls can't wait to stay up late, play games, and watch movies. But Emily is also secretly worried. She knows her parents aren't going to let her spend the night at Taylor's, and she doesn't want to be le...
Alice-Miranda at School (Alice-Miranda, #1)
by Jacqueline Harvey
Can one tiny girl change a very big school?Alice-Miranda Highton-Smith-Kennigton-Jones can't wait to start boarding school. When she arrives at Winchesterfield-Downsfordvale Academy for Proper Young Ladies, the adventure begins . . . only not quite as Alice-Miranda expects. The minute she sets foot on the school's manicured grounds, she senses that something is wrong: Miss Grimm, the headmistress, is nowhere to be seen, the gardens have no flowers, and a mysterious stranger seems to be hiding ou...
Vitello Becomes a Businessman (Vitello)
by Kim Fupz Aakeson
Vitello sets out to make a million pounds with the help of his friends Max and Harry, and the little squirt William. But what are the four businessmen going to sell? And does Vitello have a nose for business or just for trouble? Vitello lives in a terraced house by a ring road with his mum, where the traffic is noisy and his friends are annoying. He’s had other adventures and been in other scrapes too.
WILD CHILD - Book 7 - We're going to Camp! (Wild Child, #7)
by Kaz Campbell and Katrina Kahler
World of Colors! (Blue's Clues & You)
Learn colors with the characters from Nickelodeon's Blue's Clues & You! Boys and girls ages 0 to 3 will love to explore the world of colors with a new board book about Nickelodeon's Blue's Clues & You, featuring the new host, Josh, plus old friends like Shovel, Pail, and Blue!
Kat and Juju (Kat and Juju)
by Kataneh Vahdani
An unlikely duo star in a charming story about being different, finding courage, and the importance of friendship in the first book in a new series from an award-winning animation director. Kat likes doing things her very own way, but sometimes she doubts herself. So when a bird named Juju arrives, Kat hopes he’ll be the best friend she’s always wanted. He’s outgoing and silly and doesn’t worry about what others think—the opposite of who she is. Bit by bit, with Juju’s help, Kat discovers her s...
The Gentle Lion and Little Owlet
by Alice Shirley
A wonderful tale of an unlikely friendship between a plucky young owlet and a lion. A plucky young owlet decides to try and find his own dinner one day and so flies from the safety of his nest into the unknown world surrounding him. Little does he know that his nest is in a tree in the middle of a zoo – and he quickly finds himself face-to-face with a lion. Yet, instead of being eaten, the owlet and lion become friends. As the zookeeper tries in vain to rescue the owl, the owl comes up...
The Great Escape (Upchuck and the Rotten Willy)
by Bill Wallace
Spring has sprung-and so have we...even cats and dogs get crazy in the spring. After all, what self-respecting cat (that's me, Chuck) stays somewhere he doesn't want to be? And what self-respecting dog (that's Rotten Willy, who calls me Upchuck) won't let his best friend (me) goad him into action on a fine spring day? Believe me, it's not easy getting a lumpy Rottweiler over-or under-a big wooden gate! I figured it was about time I took Willy to my pal Luigi's restaurant for a great spaghetti an...
Celeste Sails to Spain
by Alison Lester
Seven children enjoy a variety of activities, such as going to the museum and having celebrations, each in his or her own way.
THE Wind in the Willows
by Kenneth Grahame and GRANDMA'S TREASURES
Meet Mole, Rat Known as "Ratty" to his friends, Mr. Toad, Mr. Badger, Otter,portly, the Weasels, Pan, The Wayfarer and squirrels and rabbits. Journey with them on their amazing light-hearted adventures of folly, mysticism, friendship, forgiveness, and morality. The Wind in the Willows by author Kenneth Grahame is a heartwarming children's story. It follows the lives of Mole, Water Rat, Otter, Badger, and Toad. The Wind in the Willows is full of fun and adventure. It is a timeless story of frien...
Jellyfish Feels Jealous (The Emotion Ocean)
by Katie Woolley
Jellyfish Feels Jealous is a picture book that helps young children discuss their feelings and build positive relationships. It offers a gentle introduction to the emotion of jealousy and offers some ways in which to deal with it. In the story, Jellyfish is so jealous when Swordfish is better at swimmimg that he reacts angrily and hurts Swordfish's feelings. Luckily, their teacher Mr Narwhal helps Jellyfish understand how he can deal with his feelings and together they work out how to repair Jel...
Holly's Christmas Eve
by Wendy Watson
Before Santa Claus arrives on Christmas Eve, two tree ornaments help another one recover her wooden arm after it is knocked off by a tree-climbing cat and then swept up by the vacuum cleaner.
Carly the School Fairy (Rainbow Magic Special Edition)
by Daisy Meadows