Take Me to Your Weeder

#3 Take Me to Your Weeder by Kimberly Morris; illustrated by Jessica Warrick Character trait: Responsibility Everybody loves the class vegetable garden—except Jack. He doesn’t want to pick beans. He doesn’t even want to take care of the class hamster … Continue reading

The Secret of the Circle-K Cave

The Secret of the Circle-K Cave by Anna Jane Hays; illustrated by Jerry Smath Earth Science/Caves Did the Barton Boys really rob the stagecoach? If so, where’s the loot they stole? Rick and his cousins go spelunking to find out. … Continue reading

Picky Peggy

Picky Peggy by Jennifer Dussling; illustrated by Lynn Adams Life Science/Nutrition What’s wrong with Peggy’s new baby duck? His feathers droop and his eyes are dull. He’s a mess! Can Peggy solve the mystery? Suggested Ages: 5-7 Interest Level: Grades … Continue reading

A Moldy Mystery

A Moldy Mystery by Michelle Knudsen; illustrated by Barry Gott Life Science/Mold It’s gross! It’s aliiive! After a moldy mix-up, Jeff has to do the unthinkable—and fast! Suggested Ages: 6-8 Interest Level: Grades 1-3 Trim size: 6 1/2” x 9” … Continue reading

The Longest Yawn

The Longest Yawn by Jennifer Dussling; illustrated by Blanche Sims Life Science/Involuntary Reflexes Barry’s teacher says acting is all about control. But Barry can’t control his yawns. Will he ever become a real actor? Suggested Ages: 6-8 Interest Level: Grades … Continue reading