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Alvin Ho: Allergic to the Great Wall, the Forbidden Palace, and Other Tourist Attractions

by Look, Lenore and Pham, Leuyen

Here's the sixth book in the beloved and hilarious Alvin Ho chapter book series, which has been compared to Diary of a Wimpy Kid and is perfect for both beginning and reluctant readers.

Big News! (Emma is on the Air #1)

by Siegal, Ida

WNBC reporter Ida Siegal makes her debut as a chapter book author with a hilarious look at one girl's journey into journalism, mystery-solving, and fame -- or at least two out of those three! This is Emma Perez, and I'm ON THE AIR!

Bradford Street Buddies: Backyard Camp-Out

by Henninger, Michelle and Nolen, Jerdine

The backyard camp-out is tonight. Jada and Jamal Perkins have never slept in a tent before. Neither have their best friends, Carlita Garcia and Josh Cornell. Camping is going to be so much fun. Or is it?

Celebritrees: Historic & Famous Trees of the World

by Preus, Margi and Gibbon, Rebecca

Some trees have lived many lifetimes, standing as silent witnesses to history. Some are remarkable for their age and stature; others for their usefulness.

Dory Fantasmagory

by Hanlon, Abby

Dory, the youngest in her family, is a girl with a very active imagination, and she spends the summer playing with her imaginary friend, pretending to be a dog, battling monsters, and generally driving her family nuts.

Emmanuel's Dream: The True Story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah

by Qualls, Sean and Thompson, Laurie Ann

Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah's inspiring true story--which was turned into a film, Emmanuel's Gift, narrated by Oprah Winfrey--is nothing short of remarkable.

Finding Winnie: The True Story of the World's Most Famous Bear

by Blackall, Sophie and Mattick, Lindsay

A woman tells her young son the true story of how his great-great-grandfather, Captain Harry Colebourn, rescued and learned to love a bear cub in 1914 as he was on his way to take care of soldiers' horses during World War I, and the bear became the inspiration for A.A. Milne's Winnie-the-Pooh.

Fine Dessert: Four Centuries, Four Families, One Delicious Treat

by Blackall, Sophie and Jenkins, Emily

In this fascinating picture book, four families, in four different cities, over four centuries, make the same delicious dessert: blackberry fool.

Funny Bones: Posada and His Day of the Dead Calaveras

by Tonatiuh, Duncan

A 2016 Sibert Award Winner and Pura Belpré (Illustrator) Honor Book, Funny Bones tells the story of how the amusing calaveras--skeletons performing various everyday or festive activities--came to be.

Hello, Nebulon! (Galaxy Zack #1)

by O'Ryan, Ray and Jack, Colin

Moving from Earth to the futuristic planet Nebulon in 2120, eight-year-old Zack is nervous about starting school and meeting people.

How To Swallow A Pig: Step-by-step Advice From The Animal Kingdom

by Jenkins, Steve and Page, Robin

In the latest eye-catching escape into the kingdom of Animalia, Steve Jenkins and Robin Page reveal the skills animals use to survive in the wild in an imaginative and humorous how-to format.

Josephine: The Dazzling Life of Josephine Baker

by Robinson, Christian and Powell, Patricia Hruby

In exuberant verse and stirring pictures, Patricia Hruby Powell and Christian Robinson create an extraordinary portrait of the passionate performer and civil rights advocate Josephine Baker

Leroy Ninker Saddles Up (Tales from Deckawoo Drive #1)

by Dicamillo, Kate

Leroy Ninker has a hat, a lasso, and boots. What he doesn't have is a horse -- until he meets Maybelline, that is, and then it's love at first sight. Maybelline loves spaghetti and sweet nothings, and she loves Leroy, too.

Lies and Other Tall Tales

by Hurston, Zora Neale

A compilation of tall tales collected by folklorist Zora Neale Hurston during her travels in the Gulf states during the 1930s.

Magic Tricks from the Tree House

by Murdocca, Sal and Boyce, Natalie Pope and Osborne, Mary Pope and Vilela, Luiz

It's a book of magic tricks perfect for chapter book readers! When Jack and Annie went back in time to meet Houdini, they learned that the most famous magician of all time didn't use real magic at all. It was a trick!

Mr. Ferris and His Wheel

by Davis, Kathryn Gibbs and Ford, Gilbert

How the American inventor George Ferris defied gravity and seemingly impossible odds to invent the world’s most iconic amusement park attraction, the Ferris wheel.

My New Team (Little Rhino #1)

by Howard, Krystle and Howard, Ryan and Madrid, Erwin

A new chapter book series from Major League Baseball's 2006 National League MVP, Ryan Howard! Every day when Little Rhino comes home from school, he finishes his homework, grabs his bat, his glove, and runs outside to meet Grandpa James.

On a Beam of Light: A Story of Albert Einstein

by Berne, Jennifer and Radunsky, Vladimir

A boy rides a bicycle down a dusty road. But in his mind, he envisions himself traveling at a speed beyond imagining, on a beam of light. This brilliant mind will one day offer up some of the most revolutionary ideas ever conceived.

Perro Grande. Perro Pequeno

by Eastman, P. D.

Bilingual edition of the children's classic "Big Dog, Little Dog."

Round Is a Tortilla

by Parra, John and Thong, Roseanne

In this lively picture book, children discover a world of shapes all around them: rectangles are ice-cream carts and stone metates, triangles are slices of watermelon and quesadillas.

Shiver Me Letters: A Pirate ABC

by Sobel, June

The captain of this brave and bumbling pirate crew has ordered them to capture the entire alphabet--and they'll walk the plank if they're missing a single letter!

Skateboard Party (Carver Chronicles #2)

by English, Karen and Freeman, Laura

Richard can't wait to show off his flat-ground Ollies at a friend's birthday party at the skate park, but a note home from his teacher threatens to ruin his plans. He really meant to finish his assignment on howler monkeys, but he just got . . .distracted.

Starry River of the Sky

by Lin, Grace

The moon is missing from the remote village of Clear Sky, but only a young boy named Rendi seems to notice! Rendi has run away from home and is now working as a chore boy at the village inn.

The Busy Body Book

by Rockwell, Lizzy

A celebration of the amazing human machine and a life on the move! Your amazing body can jump, sprint, twist, and twirl. Your body is built to move.

The Moon Shines Down

by Brown, Margaret Wise

Forgotten for decades in a dusty, tucked-away trunk, The Moon Shines Down brings to life once more the unmistakable voice of Margaret Wise Brown.

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