August 2018 Kids
Kids' books bestsellers were helped by a wonderful back to school display.
A contemporary classic celebrates its 25th birthday.
Twenty-five years in the Big House and A. Wolf is still sticking to his story: he was framed! As for that huffing and puffing stuff? A big lie. A. Wolf was just trying to borrow a cup of sugar to make his poor old granny a birthday cake.
Who should you believe, the pigs or the wolf? You read. You decide.
Profiling nearly 200 types of rocks and minerals from volcanic rocks and granite to sparkling diamonds and explosive sulfur, Pocket Genius: Rocks and Minerals digs deep beneath the surface, informing young readers what each rock is made of, how they are formed and what they are used for, how to be a rock collector, and how to identify rocks and minerals.
It's the first day of school for Penelope Rex, and she can't wait to meet her classmates. But it's hard to make human friends when they're so darn delicious! That is, until Penelope gets a taste of her own medicine and finds she may not be at the top of the food chain after all. . .$4.99ISBN: 9780448456942Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Grosset & Dunlap - March 31st, 2011
Soon to be a major motion picture!$18.99ISBN: 9781250170972Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - March 6th, 2018
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2018 Kirkus Prize Finalist$7.99ISBN: 9780440412670Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Yearling - September 1st, 1996
Where the Red Fern Grows is a beloved classic that captures the powerful bond between man and man’s best friend. This edition also includes a special note to readers from Newbery Medal winner and Printz Honor winner Clare Vanderpool.
$7.99ISBN: 9780140564341Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Puffin Books - February 1st, 1999
"Robert McCloskey's unusual and stunning pictures have long been a delight for their fun as well as their spirit of place."—The Horn Book$9.99ISBN: 9780394800165Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - August 12th, 1960
“Do you like green eggs and ham?” asks Sam-I-am in this Beginner Book by Dr. Seuss. In a house or with a mouse? In a boat or with a goat? On a train or in a tree? Sam keeps asking persistently. With unmistakable characters and signature rhymes, Dr. Seuss’s beloved favorite has cemented its place as a children’s classic.$3.99ISBN: 9780394856407Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 12th, 1983
This classic Berenstain Bears story is a perfect way to teach children about the importance of honesty!$4.99ISBN: 9780448425009Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Grosset & Dunlap - July 9th, 2001
'Twas the night before kindergarten,
and as they prepared,
kids were excited,
and a little bit scared.