Book of the Week

February 27, 2017 Doug Unplugged

Doug Unplugged
Yaccarino, Dan
AR Quiz No. 156935 EN Fiction
Doug the robot discovers that cities are much more than downloaded facts when he unplugs from the computer feed and explores one firsthand.

February 20, 2017

Extremely Cute Animals Operating Heavy Machinery
Extremely Cute Animals Operating Heavy Machinery
Gordon, David
AR Quiz No. 182441 EN Fiction
When bullies try to stop the extremely cute animals from building their sandcastle, they band together to build something bigger and better.

February 13, 2017 I love you, blue kangaroo

I Love You, Blue Kangaroo!
Chichester Clark, Emma
AR Quiz No. 29463 EN Fiction
Blue Kangaroo feels rejected when Lily, his owner, gets many more animals.

February 6, 2017

DiPucchio, Kelly
AR Quiz No. 167610 EN Fiction
A proper bulldog raised in a poodle family and a tough poodle raised in a bulldog family meet one day in the park.

January 30, 2017
Let Me Finish!

Let Me Finish!
Le, Minh
When our young hero settles in to read, the last thing he wants is for some noisy animals to ruin the ending of the story.
But ruin it they do.
And as it turns out, the boy is quickly approaching a surprise ending of his own! Maybe he should have listened to the animals after all. . . .

January 23, 2017 Dragon Was Terrible

Dragon Was Terrible
DiPucchio, Kelly
AR Quiz No. 184169 EN
An unruly dragon is tamed by the power of books.

January 16, 2017
Red: A Crayon's Story

Red: A Crayon's Story
Hall, Michael
AR Quiz No. 171697 EN
Red's factory-applied label clearly says that he is red, but despite the best efforts of his teacher, fellow crayons, and family members, he cannot seem to do anything right until a new friend offers a fresh perspective.

January 9, 2017 The Reader

The Reader
Hest, Amy
AR Quiz No. 153980 EN
A boy and his dog hike to the top of a very tall, snowy hill, where they play, enjoy a snack, and then share their favorite book before sledding home.

December 19, 2016
Click Clack, Ho Ho Ho

Click, Clack, Ho! Ho! Ho!
Cronin, Doreen
AR Quiz No. 177186 EN Fiction
As Farmer Brown prepares the house for Christmas, Duck tries to play Santa but gets stuck in the chimney, along with all the other animals who try to help.

November 28, 2016antlers forever

Antlers Forever!

Bloxam, Frances
Orville the moose is a likeable young fellow who tries very hard to do everything right, especially when it comes to taking care of his handsome pair of antlers. They are his pride and joy, but despite all his care, he wakes up one day to find that they are coming loose!

November 21, 2016
Gus the Pilgrim Turkey
Gus, the Pilgrim Turkey
Bateman, Teresa
AR Quiz No. 125319 EN Fiction
Gus the turkey has loved growing up on a farm, but when the other animals tell him he will soon become Thanksgiving dinner, he decides to go south to find a place of safety

November 14, 2016Otto the Book Bear

Otto the Book Bear
Cleminson, Katie
AR Quiz No. 149370 EN
Otto lives in a book in a house, but when no one is looking, he comes to life to read his favorite stories and practice his writing, until he is left behind and must set out in search of a new home.

November 7, 2016Duck For President

Duck for President
Cronin, Doreen
AR Quiz No. 77201 EN Fiction
When Duck gets tired of working for Farmer Brown, his ambition to be in charge eventually leads to his being elected President.

October 31, 2016
Bats at the Ballgame
Bats at the Ballgame
Lies, Brian
AR Quiz No. 138401 EN Fiction
Two teams of bats play an exciting nighttime baseball game.

October 24, 2016Skeleton Hiccups

Skeleton Hiccups
Cuyler, Margery
AR Quiz No. 65702 EN Fiction
Ghost tries to help Skeleton get rid of the hiccups.

October 17, 2016
Ghost Ship
Ghost Ships
Owings, Lisa
AR Quiz No. 172663 EN Nonfiction
Text and illustrations provide information about ghost ships
October 10, 2016
Lionni, Leo
AR Quiz No. 17549 EN Fiction
A little fish makes the most of his smallness in a big way.

October 3, 2016The Fire Station

The Fire Station
Munsch, Robert N.
AR Quiz No. 8009 EN Fiction
While visiting a fire station, an alarm sounds; and Michael and Sheila are carried away to a big fire.

September 26, 2016
the Uncorker of Ocean Bottles
The Uncorker of Ocean Bottles
Cuevas, Michelle
The Uncorker of Ocean Bottles, who lives alone atop a hill, has a job of the utmost importance. It is his task to open any bottles found at sea and make sure that the messages are delivered. He loves his job, though he has always wished that, someday, one of the letters would be addressed to him. One day he opens a party invitation--but there's no name attached. As he devotes himself to the mystery of the intended recipient, he ends up finding something even more special: the possibility of new friends.
September 19, 2016
How to Babysit a Grandma
How to Babysit a Grandma
Reagan, Jean
AR Quiz No. 165750 EN Fiction
A little girl provides instructions for properly babysitting one's grandmother, such as taking trips to the park and singing duets.
September 12, 2016
Score for the the Sloths
Score One for the Sloths
Lester, Helen
AR Quiz No. 53545 EN Fiction
Sparky, a new student at a sloth school, saves her lazy classmates when a wild boar from a government agency tries to shut the school down.

September 5, 2016 Beekle

The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend
Santat, Dan
AR Quiz No. 165778 EN
An imaginary friend waits a long time to be imagined by a child and given a special name. He finally does the unimaginable--he sets out on a quest to find his perfect match in the real world.

August 29, 2016
No T. Rex in the Library
No T. Rex in the Library
Buzzeo, Toni
AR Quiz No. 135588 EN
It is Tuesday morning in the library, and T. Rex is out of control. Tess thinks T. Rex needs some time in time-out, but if angry pirates and charging knights are no match for T. Rex, can Tess return this wild dino to the pages of history?