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  • Ada's Ideas: The Story of Ada Lovelace, the World's First Computer Programmer
  • by Fiona Robinson
  • Ada spends her childhood studying math and dreaming up inventions, later going on to become the world\'s first computer programmer. 
  • Ages
    Ages 6-8
  • ISBN
    9781419718724
  • Publisher
    Abrams Books for Young Readers
  • Year
    2016
  • Medium a6826b35c4cd1271859662086f14187e
  • All Four Stars
  • by Tara Dairman
  • When her parents forbid her from cooking after another kitchen mishap, Gladys expresses her passion for food in other ways.
  • Ages
    Ages 8-12
  • ISBN
    9780399162527
  • Publisher
    G.P. Putnam's Sons (Penguin)
  • Year
    2014
  • Medium f75cdd3b253af2f77def7b149dca4981
  • The Amazing Crafty Cat
  • by Charise Mericle Harper
  • After a cupcake disaster threatens to ruin her birthday, Birdie calls on Crafty Cat to save the day.
  • Ages
    Ages 6-10
  • ISBN
    9781626724860
  • Publisher
    First Second
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium e3a67ad21dcb597d9280f343d2c13c70
  • Antsy Ansel: Ansel Adams, A Life in Nature
  • by Cindy Jenson-Elliott
  • A camera and a trip to Yosemite provide the focus Ansel Adams needs to share his love of nature.
  • Ages
    Ages 5-8
  • ISBN
    9781627790826
  • Publisher
    Christy Ottaviano Books (Henry Holt and Co.)
  • Year
    2016
  • Medium 98792d205c53f2cea5efa2902a4de011
  • Ball
  • by Mary Sullivan
  • The need to play fetch with his red ball is almost unbearable for this eager, lonely dog.
  • Ages
    Ages 4-7
  • ISBN
    9780547759364
  • Publisher
    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Year
    2013
  • Medium eb7c6ef0d7f454d9630a4aff967c1555
  • Ballerina Dreams: From Orphan to Dancer
  • by Michaela DePrince and Elaine DePrince
  • Traveling from Sierra Leone to America, an orphan pursues her dream of becoming a ballerina and dancing in The Nutcracker.
  • Ages
    Ages 6-8
  • ISBN
    9780385755153
  • Publisher
    Random House
  • Year
    2014
  • Medium e534fa15509053ca1aac196f75106cfa
  • The Bear and the Piano
  • by David Litchfield
  • Although Bear’s talent leads him to fame in the big city, his heart draws him back to the most important place.
  • Ages
    Ages 4-7
  • ISBN
    9780544674547
  • Publisher
    Clarion Books (HMH)
  • Year
    2015
  • Medium 1a9ff524b17b76c46a4cfa75d2633de1
  • Ben Draws Trouble
  • by Matt Davies
  • Ben’s sketchbook is never out of reach, and sometimes that causes problems. Can he use his powers for good?
  • Ages
    Ages 4-7
  • ISBN
    9781596437951
  • Publisher
    Roaring Brook Press
  • Year
    2015
  • Medium 21d311c0c86739f96680564320608ce0
  • Bertolt
  • by Jacques Goldstyn
  • A little boy shows his devotion to his favourite tree, Bertolt, and shares how it brings him happiness and comfort.
  • Ages
    Ages 4-9
  • ISBN
    9781592702299
  • Publisher
    Enchanted Lion Books
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium dbedc1ada9ea31685918d3f9d936bcbc
  • Bicycles
  • by Patricia Lakin
  • Aaron loved bicycles so much that he learned how to make them by hand. He hopes you\'ll be inspired to make stuff, too!
  • Ages
    Ages 8-12
  • ISBN
    9781481478960
  • Publisher
    Aladdin (Simon & Schuster)
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium 943e57584eb43971d8e0d3cd93f51ec1
  • Booked
  • by Kwame Alexander
  • When a rising soccer star suffers an injury, he\'s forced to face other challenges in his life. 
  • Ages
    Ages 10-12
  • ISBN
    9780544570986
  • Publisher
    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Year
    2016
  • Medium 24224a0bf369aea2b00146c141bd90e4
  • The Book Itch: Freedom, Truth and Harlem's Greatest Bookstore
  • by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson
  • Louie grows up witnessing his father’s hard work and determination as he builds his Harlem bookstore into a cornerstone for the community.
  • Ages
    Ages 7-10
  • ISBN
    9780761339434
  • Publisher
    Carolrhoda Books
  • Year
    2015
  • Medium cea1d7b4a860ffb65886d575a5b3a3b0
  • The Boy Who Loved Math: the Improbable Life of Paul Erdös
  • by Deborah Heiligman
  • Paul lives and breathes numbers and math all his life, becoming one of the most celebrated mathematicians ever.
  • Ages
    Ages 8-11
  • ISBN
    9781596433076
  • Publisher
    Roaring Brook Press
  • Year
    2013
  • Medium 37a702fa93d87398dea7973a31d7f0c6
  • Bunny's Book Club
  • by Annie Silvestro
  • Bunny loves stories and wants more! What will happen when he and his friends are caught in the library at night?
  • Ages
    Ages 3-7
  • ISBN
    9780553537581
  • Publisher
    Doubleday Books for Young Readers (Penguin)
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium 751e3e82d0369322a779cbe522d26082
  • Butterfly Park
  • by Elly MacKay
  • Who will help a young girl fulfil her dream and bring the butterflies back to Butterfly Park?
  • Ages
    Ages 3-8
  • ISBN
    9780762453399
  • Publisher
    RP Kids
  • Year
    2015
  • Medium 9ca3cfc257033b308ff93b3f4d3d29a4
  • Can Your Smartphone Change the World?
  • by Erinne Paisley
  • Get involved, raise awareness, and make a difference in the world using the power of social media.
  • Ages
    Ages 11-12
  • ISBN
    9781459813038
  • Publisher
    Orca Book Publishers
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium aed3f15e8efdad29fb3acfa41b5d1ecb
  • A Child of Books
  • by Oliver Jeffers
  • We’re all made from stories, and books can take us on an incredible journey of imagination, if we let them.
  • Ages
    Ages 4-12
  • ISBN
    9780763690779
  • Publisher
    Candlewick Press
  • Year
    2016
  • Medium c12ab16689b2c38360fc39a723fe2cf5
  • Clara Humble: Quiz Whiz
  • by Anna Humphrey
  • Will Clara and Bradley\'s friendship survive when they find themselves competing against each other on their favourite TV quiz show? 
  • Ages
    Ages 8-10
  • ISBN
    9781771472159
  • Publisher
    Owlkids Books
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium b3be5ccf2251232e82d6bc71916b19d1
  • The Dance of the Violin
  • by Kathy Stinson
  • Stories and music pour from young Joshua Bell\'s violin, colouring his whole world as he prepares for a big competition.
  • Ages
    Ages 5-8
  • ISBN
    9781554519002
  • Publisher
    Annick Press
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium 050ddebfc8697be0143691a50b74e164
  • Daniel Finds a Poem
  • by Micha Archer
  • Daniel looks to his animal friends to help him understand what poetry is, and together they make something beautiful.
  • Ages
    Ages 5-8
  • ISBN
    9780399169137
  • Publisher
    Nancy Paulsen Books (Penguin)
  • Year
    2016
  • Medium 2fe2d4e6cbcff425bf82cc491a223d91
  • Daredevil: The Daring Life of Betty Skelton
  • by Meghan McCarthy
  • Stunt plane pilot! Race car driver! Astronaut hopeful! Life was an endless thrill for the unstoppable Betty Skelton.
  • Ages
    Ages 4-7
  • ISBN
    9781442422629
  • Publisher
    Simon and Schuster
  • Year
    2013
  • Medium 02b38ddc40751322b3b79ff9d229cbf3
  • Drum Dream Girl: How One Girl's Courage Changed Music
  • by Margarita Engle
  • After constantly being told that only boys play drums, a young girl gets her opportunity to shine and to change people\'s minds.
  • Ages
    Ages 4-8
  • ISBN
    9780544102293
  • Publisher
    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Year
    2015
  • Medium 96ab6cba4df5d5684d8fc294a28dff67
  • The Elephant Keeper
  • by Margriet Ruurs
  • When he helps rescue a baby elephant, Aaron develops compassion for the species, despite the trouble they have caused his village.
  • Ages
    Ages 8-12
  • ISBN
    9781771385619
  • Publisher
    Kids Can Press
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium 29d3ce7f78e47d1fbb8162e7a5c5a9bf
  • Elliot's Guide to Dinosaurs
  • by Elliott Seah
  • Elliot loves dinosaurs so much that he wrote a book to share his passion with other kids just like you!
  • Ages
    Ages 7-10
  • ISBN
    9781771642378
  • Publisher
    Greystone Books
  • Year
    2016
  • Medium c22aae8a90b8f2c7de820b9a1d8047f4
  • Fancy Party Gowns: The Story of Fashion Designer Ann Cole Love
  • by Deborah Blumenthal
  • Ann\'s commitment to her dress-making talents remains strong and determined, even when treated unfairly simply because of her skin colour. 
  • Ages
    Ages 4-8
  • ISBN
    9781499802399
  • Publisher
    little bee books
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium f202e2f88d1992ca514763dcf95593c4
  • Frances Dean Who Loved to Dance and Dance
  • by Birgitta Sif
  • Frances Dean loves to dance! If only she could find the courage to share that love with others.
  • Ages
    Ages 4-7
  • ISBN
    9780763673062
  • Publisher
    Candlewick Press
  • Year
    2014
  • Medium cb168be29ab4de1acf4dd3d80df5fd9c
  • Gabby Garcia's Ultimate Playbook
  • by Iva-Marie Palmer
  • Although she draws up playbooks for everything, sports-obsessed Gabby Garcia learns that sometimes you just can\'t win!
  • Ages
    Ages 8-12
  • ISBN
    9780062391803
  • Publisher
    Katherine Tegen (Harper Collins)
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium b97c7bacfa73c84d0d8c176d531872ed
  • Goodnight, Hockey Fans
  • by Andrew Larsen
  • Even bedtime can’t keep this young hockey fan from his favourite game, with his dad’s old radio to keep him company.
  • Ages
    Ages 3-6
  • ISBN
    9781771381055
  • Publisher
    Kids Can Press
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium 6fc272024667f8b512cfda6a86a22e7f
  • Happy Dreamer
  • by Peter H. Reynolds
  • We should all let our dreams run wild and give them room to roam. What kind of dreamer are you? 
  • Ages
    Ages 4-8
  • ISBN
    9780545865012
  • Publisher
    Orchard Books
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium bc109474168626bd77126636d523b281
  • Hector the Collector
  • by Emily Beeny
  • When Hector notices that not all acorns are alike, his collecting begins. His friends laugh, but can he help them understand?
  • Ages
    Ages 3-6
  • ISBN
    9781626722965
  • Publisher
    Roaring Brook Press
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium 6d8c282cceb9839db04b337d12bcff0c
  • Hello Ruby: Adventures in Coding
  • by Linda Liukas
  • Ruby can build anything with her imagination and loves to use this talent to find solutions to problems alongside her friends.
  • Ages
    Ages 6-9
  • ISBN
    9781250065001
  • Publisher
    Feiwel and Friends
  • Year
    2015
  • Medium 041d3f8f18ef384e543cbc2c416552f3
  • He Who Dreams
  • by Melanie Florence
  • John discovers he has a talent for dancing, and struggles to embrace and find acceptance for both his Irish and Cree heritage.
  • Ages
    Ages 11-12
  • ISBN
    9781459811027
  • Publisher
    Orca Book Publishers
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium 96d00be13f237ac0e8f3577be521c1c5
  • Hockey Morning, Noon and Night
  • by Doretta Groenendyk
  • It’s non-stop hockey fun and excitement all day, every day for Pepper and his family!
  • Ages
    Ages 4-8
  • ISBN
    9781927502303
  • Publisher
    Acorn Press
  • Year
    2014
  • Medium 29212f21711d85cf0a7a8dbd138a2d1e
  • I Am Drums
  • by Mike Grosso
  • Sam loves playing drums, but is she dedicated enough—and bold enough—to achieve her drumming dreams?
  • Ages
    Ages 9-12
  • ISBN
    9780544707108
  • Publisher
    Clarion Books (HMH)
  • Year
    2016
  • Medium 6e6cc75f58996529e73bf3c8f6842ea6
  • I Love My Purse
  • by Belle DeMont
  • Ages
    Ages 4-7
  • ISBN
    9781554519545
  • Publisher
    Annick Press
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium 913569cb761e703bb7d5f65144f46ae4
  • The Incredible Magic of Being
  • by Kathryn Erskine
  • Convinced he\'s going to die young, Julian takes comfort in the stars and the magic the universe has to show him. 
  • Ages
    Ages 8-12
  • ISBN
    9781338148510
  • Publisher
    Scholastic Press
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium 5f4ff946e0728a785fde1f43a5fe7dbe
  • Josephine: The Dazzling Life of Josephine Baker
  • by Patricia Hruby Powell
  • Nothing would stop Josephine Baker from becoming an international superstar and darling of the dancing world – especially not her skin colour.
  • Ages
    Ages 10-12
  • ISBN
    9781452103143
  • Publisher
    Chronicle Books
  • Year
    2014
  • Medium b2f2a66ca79b8bc649b1c1858ad48b7e
  • Joseph's Big Ride
  • by Terry Farish
  • Joseph longs to enjoy the freedom of riding a bicycle. With the help of a new friend, this dream becomes reality.
  • Ages
    Ages 4-7
  • ISBN
    9781554518067
  • Publisher
    Annick Press
  • Year
    2016
  • Medium 627f02f374d40572734296c235e18081
  • Keith Haring: The Boy Who Kept Drawing
  • by Kay A. Haring
  • Keith Haring never stops to talk about why or where he draws. He just has to keep drawing!
  • Ages
    Ages 5-8
  • ISBN
    9780525428190
  • Publisher
    Dial Books (Penguin)
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium 5cfefedb0d75f7d08cc9da6179f4e0d9
  • Kelsey Green, Reading Queen
  • by Claudia Mills
  • There’s a school-wide reading contest! Kelsey wants her class to win and can’t understand why others don’t love reading like she does.
  • Ages
    Ages 7-9
  • ISBN
    9780374374853
  • Publisher
    Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Year
    2013
  • Medium ff13deba273f3c4d5b6659d371893511
  • Let's Eat: Sustainable Food for a Hungry Planet
  • by Kimberley Veness
  • Where does your food come from? Learn about food sources and how you can contribute to a sustainable planet.
  • Ages
    Ages 9-12
  • ISBN
    9781459809390
  • Publisher
    Orca Book Publishers
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium 7a67ee3c9e5df5f09ce7a0e5841cf255
  • Letters to a Prisoner
  • by Jacques Goldstyn
  • Even a simple act like writing a letter can have a powerful impact when people unite to express their support.
  • Ages
    Ages 8-12
  • ISBN
    9781771472517
  • Publisher
    Owlkids Books
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium d974a8086fd8e742139d267c764113c5
  • The Liszts
  • by Kyo Maclear
  • Everyone in the quirky Liszt house is obsessed with making lists until a strange visitor arrives at their door.
  • Ages
    Ages 5-9
  • ISBN
    9781770494961
  • Publisher
    Tundra Books
  • Year
    2016
  • Medium 05f948dad39375296b3594ed3f0caa2f
  • The Little Gardener
  • by Emily Hughes
  • The little gardener has big dreams to grow a beautiful garden. All he needs is a bit of help.
  • Ages
    Ages 3-7
  • ISBN
    9781909263437
  • Publisher
    Flying Eye Books
  • Year
    2015
  • Medium b4b29a4b5a5c855231573b2c40b5f67c
  • Look Up! Bird-Watching in Your Own Backyard
  • by Annette LeBlanc Cate
  • Discover everything you need to know to get started bird-watching in this funny, cartoon-filled guide to our feathered friends!
  • Ages
    Ages 8-12
  • ISBN
    9780763645618
  • Publisher
    Candlewick Press
  • Year
    2013
  • Medium 13880b07c70c2edc7e6ecd3b7ccf5183
  • Maker Projects for Kids Who Love Paper Engineering
  • by Rebecca Sjonger
  • It’s not just something you write on. You too can create everything from amazing artwork to functional designs with paper!
  • Ages
    Ages 9-12
  • ISBN
    9780778725770
  • Publisher
    Crabtree Publishing Company
  • Year
    2016
  • Medium b4684ccdb27a3e7c0e0c22a8b926ae71
  • Maker Projects for Kids Who Love Robotics
  • by James Bow
  • Robots are here! Discover what it takes to design and make one of your very own.
  • Ages
    Ages 9-12
  • ISBN
    9780778722540
  • Publisher
    Crabtree Publishing Company
  • Year
    2016
  • Medium 91fb03a022183a74d1df1b3773ca0561
  • The Man Who Loved Libraries
  • by Andrew Larsen
  • Successful immigrant Andrew Carnegie can think of no greater gift than building libraries across the world.
  • Ages
    Ages 5-9
  • ISBN
    9781771472678
  • Publisher
    Owlkids Books
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium 1e70b833ce5ab485df9a8fd986eadac4
  • Martin Rising: Requiem for a King
  • by Andrea Davis Pinkney
  • Swirling colours and lyrical poems combine to tell of Martin Luther King Jr.’s life in the last few months before his death.
  • Ages
    Ages 9-12
  • ISBN
    9780545702539
  • Publisher
    Scholastic Press
  • Year
    2018
  • Medium 462768a2999546c1fce06ce8ef72290e
  • More-igami
  • by Dori Kleber
  • A boy just can’t stop folding paper once his creativity is sparked by an origami demonstration.
  • Ages
    Ages 4-8
  • ISBN
    9780763668198
  • Publisher
    Candlewick Press
  • Year
    2016
  • Medium 38afc741da35ffa92190a57ee8072307
  • Mr. Crum's Potato Predicament
  • by Anne Renaud
  • George\'s culinary creativity is challenged when a customer with a particular taste for potatoes visits his restaurant.
  • Ages
    Ages 4-8
  • ISBN
    9781771386197
  • Publisher
    Kids Can Press
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium bdfb7470f3829f127240fa9bebfb99ae
  • My Beautiful Birds
  • by Suzanne Del Rizzo
  • Inspired by the colourful birds flying in the sky, a refugee child’s hopes and dreams continue to soar free.
  • Ages
    Ages 6-8
  • ISBN
    9781772780109
  • Publisher
    Pajama Press
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium 1ca109a0f8b421f1b33ffefe0db83a05
  • Niko Draws a Feeling
  • by Bob Raczka
  • Niko finds inspiration all around him, but most people don\'t understand his drawings—until he meets Iris. 
  • Ages
    Ages 5-9
  • ISBN
    9781467798433
  • Publisher
    Carolrhoda Books
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium 0e1d63a095be97200c1d08b8e2c97824
  • One Piece of String
  • by Marthe Jocelyn
  • A single piece of string twists and turns into so many amazing things!
  • Ages
    Ages 0-3
  • ISBN
    9781459813182
  • Publisher
    Orca Book Publishers
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium 77c5dfd5660f62ca0a0bab423cb1731c
  • One Red Button
  • by Marthe Jocelyn
  • A balloon, a fire truck wheel, a lady bug – how many things can you see in just one red button?
  • Ages
    Ages 0-3
  • ISBN
    9781459813151
  • Publisher
    Orca Book Publishers
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium 6b51f00f8b51b05811a0933abdb3e6e1
  • The Pilot and the Little Prince: The Life of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
  • by Peter Sís
  • Dreams of flying carry Antoine on adventures around the world and inspire him to write The Little Prince. 
  • Ages
    Ages 8-11
  • ISBN
    9780374380694
  • Publisher
    Frances Foster Books
  • Year
    2014
  • Medium b1ff5c084e1f0f52f5a345b6e8db4ab3
  • Priscilla Gorilla
  • by Barbara Bottner
  • Priscilla loves dressing up like a mighty gorilla, but that doesn’t mean she can always have her way at school!
  • Ages
    Ages 4-7
  • ISBN
    9781481458979
  • Publisher
    Atheneum Books For Young Readers
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium 8b3c893758831ea827d88ea270af9ae4
  • The Right Word: Roget and His Thesaurus
  • by Jen Bryant
  • Shy Peter\'s love of writing lists helped him find the confidence he needed to share his talents with the world.
  • Ages
    Ages 7-10
  • ISBN
    9780802853851
  • Publisher
    Eerdmans Books For Young Readers
  • Year
    2014
  • Medium c7ed05b957ad5f30b1331735e85def77
  • Roller Girl
  • by Victoria Jamieson
  • Astrid\'s not the best checker or skater at roller derby camp, but nothing\'s going to stop her from playing! 
  • Ages
    Ages 9-12
  • ISBN
    9780803740167
  • Publisher
    Dial Books (Penguin)
  • Year
    2015
  • Medium dae6aebbc72ecd02e6dc06bb71e885d3
  • Rooting For Rafael Rosales
  • by Kurtis Scaletta
  • Baseball, and the drive and necessity to succeed, unexpectedly connects a Canadian girl and a Dominican ball player.
  • Ages
    Ages 10-12
  • ISBN
    9780807567425
  • Publisher
    Albert Whitman & Company
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium c86549fdabe7db5ec630c61ee182ee27
  • Sam Sorts
  • by Marthe Jocelyn
  • When you have as many things as Sam does, there are almost countless fun ways to sort them!
  • Ages
    Ages 3-5
  • ISBN
    9781101918050
  • Publisher
    Tundra Books
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium 7c66707054bf54c8febb0438ae264d20
  • Shadow Warrior
  • by Tanya Lloyd Kyi
  • Chiyome is dedicated to her ninja training. Will her hard work pay off, or will she be forced into a more traditional role? 
  • Ages
    Ages 8-12
  • ISBN
    9781554519651
  • Publisher
    Annick Press
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium 8e7f82714e7349a5f2eb58844cca2970
  • Shark Lady: The True Story of How Eugenie Clark Became the Ocean's Most Fearless Scientist
  • by Jess Keating
  • She not only studied sharks, she swam with them! Dive into the amazing life of fearless scientist, Eugenie Clark.
  • Ages
    Ages 4-8
  • ISBN
    9781492642046
  • Publisher
    Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium dc993fca8666beeade04e3d602fac28c
  • Slacker
  • by Gordon Korman
  • All Cameron wants to do is play video games, but his schemes to do so quickly get out of hand!
  • Ages
    Ages 9-12
  • ISBN
    9780545823159
  • Publisher
    Scholastic Press
  • Year
    2016
  • Medium 497a281050ab91baf028600f72524b99
  • Small Wonders: Jean-Henri Fabre and His World of Insects
  • by Matthew Clark Smith
  • Henri\'s fascination with insects leads to a scientific career and a desire to demonstrate the beauty in nature to all around him. 
  • Ages
    Ages 6-9
  • ISBN
    9781477826324
  • Publisher
    Two Lions
  • Year
    2015
  • Medium 48244eabb618bcbc288e587a3891f210
  • A Splash of Red: The Life and Art of Horace Pippin
  • by Jen Bryant
  • Horace was always a hard worker who made time to draw and paint, even when an injury threatened to stop him.
  • Ages
    Ages 8-11
  • ISBN
    9780375867125
  • Publisher
    Alfred A. Knopf (Random House)
  • Year
    2013
  • Medium fd83c449af9e3547d82953883cb5c923
  • The Summer We Saved the Bees
  • by Robin Stevenson
  • Before saving the world, Wolf must survive his family, his sister\'s boyfriend, and the embarrassment of wearing a bee costume.
  • Ages
    Ages 9-12
  • ISBN
    9781459808348
  • Publisher
    Orca Book Publishers
  • Year
    2015
  • Medium d44afbed33431c4f17ebaf31136d794f
  • Swan: The Life and Dance of Anna Pavlova
  • by Laurel Snyder
  • When young Anna attends her first ballet performance it awakens a song within her and sets her on a life-changing path.
  • Ages
    Ages 5-8
  • ISBN
    9781452118901
  • Publisher
    Chronicle Books
  • Year
    2015
  • Medium 7f98f965790e70fd7cae942c9f229570
  • Tek: The Modern Cave Boy
  • by Patrick McDonnell
  • Tek loves his tech maybe a bit too much. It’s a different world when he’s suddenly disconnected!
  • Ages
    Ages 4-8
  • ISBN
    9780316338059
  • Publisher
    Hachette Book Group
  • Year
    2016
  • Medium 919e97753b47f6c11b0e22a53a391e39
  • The Tiny Hero of Ferny Creek Library
  • by Linda Bailey
  • Tiny Eddie is a green bug whose aunt is missing! Can Eddie use book smarts to avoid Squishers and save her?
  • Ages
    Ages 8-11
  • ISBN
    9781101918326
  • Publisher
    Tundra
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium fab5c39f669844c703a2d0e2dafceafe
  • Trombone Shorty
  • by Troy Andrews
  • Troy wanted to play music so badly! After getting his first trombone (and nickname) at age four, there was no stopping him.
  • Ages
    Ages 6-8
  • ISBN
    9781419714658
  • Publisher
    Abrams Books for Young Readers
  • Year
    2015
  • Medium ae02b79bb14527a2bcc1d418bb715c6c
  • Unlocking the Truth: Three Brooklyn Teens on Life, Friendship and Making the Band
  • by Unlocking the Truth and Charisse Jones
  • Despite the expectations of others, three young friends achieve fame as hard metal rockers through dedication, determination, and faith.
  • Ages
    Ages 10-12
  • ISBN
    9780399174537
  • Publisher
    G.P. Putnam's Sons (Penguin)
  • Year
    2015
  • Medium c07700d79ff617f0c43a229c8f6ac758
  • What Do You Do With an Idea?
  • by Kobi Yamada
  • Ideas can be mysterious. Where do they come from? Great things might happen if you give your idea room to grow.
  • Ages
    Ages 4-8
  • ISBN
    9781938298073
  • Publisher
    Compendium Inc.
  • Year
    2013
  • Medium b8e80b7e4e870010dc4291cec7e74287
  • What's My Superpower?
  • by Aviaq Johnston
  • Inspired by her friends\' \"super\" abilities, Nalvana wonders if she will ever discover her own \"superpower.\"
  • Ages
    Ages 4-7
  • ISBN
    9781772271409
  • Publisher
    Inhabit Media
  • Year
    2017
  • Medium d1a30a17f01e9074b352ce5d77aa5a80
  • Whoosh!: Lonnie Johnson's Super-Soaking Stream of Inventions
  • by Chris Barton
  • Curiosity and the thrill of engineering leads to the invention of one of the most popular toys—the Super-Soaker! 
  • Ages
    Ages 7-10
  • ISBN
    9781580892971
  • Publisher
    Charlesbridge
  • Year
    2016
  • Medium 0ea87fccab6ffa36e45a3c58218d4901
  • Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World
  • by Rachel Ignotofsky
  • Through cool illustrations and quick facts, meet some amazing women scientists whose research and determination changed the world!
  • Ages
    Ages 9-12
  • ISBN
    9781607749769
  • Publisher
    Ten Speed Press
  • Year
    2016
  • Medium 40d09b3d0ebe4d9dba10b8bd2a33adba
  • The Word Collector
  • by Peter H. Reynolds
  • Jerome loves words so much that he collects his favourites every day! There\'s only one thing that makes him happier…
  • Ages
    Ages 4-8
  • ISBN
    9780545865029
  • Publisher
    Orchard Books
  • Year
    2018

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