Category Archives: New Children Books

Seven Wonders of The Milky Way

by David A. Aguilar

In this unique space journey, blast off to the oldest star in our galaxy, zoom around planetary nebulae dubbed “the butterflies of space,”  circle humongous exoplanets, and close in on newly discovered orbs that just might support alien life.

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Stan On The Sky

by Erin Bow

Mongolia: Aisulu and her family are Kazakh nomads.  To help her sick brother and keep her family from losing their way of life, Aisulu decides to train the orphaned eaglet she’s rescued and try to win the annual Eagle Festival.

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Astrid the Unstoppable

by Maria Parr

Astrid is the only child in her small Norwegian village.  Then her world is turned upside down by two startling arrivals:  first a new family, then a mysterious, towering woman who everyone seems to know but Astrid.

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Hazy Bloom and the Mystery Next Door

by Jennifer Hamburg

Hazy Bloom is bored at the beginning of summer vacation.  But then her “tomorrow power” leads her to the empty neighbor’s house, where strange things keep happening.  Flickering lights.  A sudden gust of wind.  Could there be a ghost?

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Yasmin In Charge

by Saadia Faruqi

In this collection of four stories, Yasmin takes charge of some sticky situations!  At home, at school, or out and about,  Yasmin faces challenges head on with creativity and quick thinking.  Whether she’s creating a new recipe, finding a way to rescue a stuck toy for a little friend, or calming down monkeys (and classmates!), a clever solution to any problem is just around the corner!

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William Wakes Up

by Linda Ashman

“Wake up! It’s spring! Today’s the day–A special guest is on the way.  “There’s no time to lose, but will William’s animal friends rise and shine to help him get ready?

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Good Night Wind

by Linda Elovitz Marshall

Whooosh! Winter Wind works hard all season long, blowing leaves and sculpting snow drifts.  By the time spring arrives, Wind is exhausted, but who will allow such a chilly presence to settle in for a rest?

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Click, Clack, Peep!

by Doreen Cronin

It’s an exciting day at the farm with the arrival of Baby Duck.  But how will Farmer Brown’s animals get any sleep?  All night long, it’s peep peep peep!

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Pizza Party: The Carver Chronicles

by Karen English

Richard and his third-grade class are just days away from setting a record for excellent behavior and earning a pizza party.  But their beloved teacher is out sick, and the strictest, meanest substitute takes her place.

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