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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
  • Elliott's Guide to Dinosaurs
  • by Elliott Seah
  • Elliott 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
  • Charlie loves his red purse above all else, and isn’t afraid to let the world know it! When he brings his purse to school one day, everyone questions him. But Charlie stands firm with his choice and this begins to inspire others.
  • 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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