New Elementary Titles
Palmer, Tom. Football academy : free kick. London : Puffin, 2009.
James has been a junior player at United for a long time. Everyone expects him to follow in his father's footsteps and play for England one day. But James isn't sure. There is something he wants to do even more than football – but he doesn't want to let his dad down. James has a difficult choice to make – will he remain on side or kick the ball into touch for good? STAY ON THE BALL THIS SEASON – don't miss any of the Academy action!.
Webb, Holly. Harry : the homeless puppy. New York : Scholastic, 2009.
Grace can't have a puppy of her own, but she loves walking the dogs at the local animal shelter; her favourite is Harry, a lively Jack Russell puppy. Harry loves going for walks with Grace, and soon the two are best friends. But then Harry is re-homed and Grace is heartbroken. Grace knows she should be pleased that Harry has a home of his own, but she misses him terribly ...and poor Harry doesn't understand at all - where has his beloved Grace gone?.
Capalija, Ann Marie. Butterfly hunt. New York : HarperFestival, .
Serendipity and Sparkleworks set off on a butterfly hunt and make a host of new friends who take them on a grand flying adventure.
Pelizzari, Nora. The princess promenade. New York : HarperFestival, c2006.
All the ponies of Poneyville are eager to celebrate Spring with a parade.
Eastman, P. D. (Philip D.). Perro grande-- perro pequeño : un cuento de las buenas noches = Big dog-- little dog : a bedtime story. New York : Random House, c1982.
Two dogs are opposite in every way, but are the very best of friends.
Rabe, Tish. There's a map on my lap! 1st ed. New York : Random House, 2002.
The Cat in the Hat teaches Dick and Sally about cartography and the uses of different kinds of maps.
Craven, Tracy Leininger, 1978-. Kathleen's shaken dreams. Franklin, Tenn. : Mission City Press, c2006.
In 1929, eleven year-old Christian Kathleen McKenzie struggles with her loss of opportunities due to the stock market crash.
Craven, Tracy Leininger, 1978-. Kathleen's unforgettable winter. Franklin, Tenn. : Mission City Press, c2006.
Kathleen McKenzie and her family are forced to move in with relatives on a farm in Ohio during the Great Depression.
Herman, Gail, 1959-. Ariel the birthday surprise. 1st ed. New York : Disney Press, c2010.
Ariel becomes excited about visiting her family to celebrate her sister Aquata's birthday, and her sister wishes Ariel could stay in the water forever; when a solar eclipse suddenly occurs, Ariel is transformed and may be prevented from returning to her life as a human.
Palmer, Tom. Football academy : striking out. London : Puffin, 2009.
Yunis can't believe that he's United leading scorer. It should be the happiest time of his life, but his father wants him to give up football and work hard at school. Can Yunis convince his dad that he can do both, or will he have to hang up his boots forever? Stay on the ball this season with all the action from Football Academy.
Palmer, Tom. Football academy : the real thing. London : Puffin, 2009.
Tomasz loves playing for United – but he isn't so keen on Ryan, the team captain – and bully. Ryan is always picking on him and making him feel bad about being Polish. When the club goes to Poland to play in a European tournament, Tomasz is excited and determined not to let Ryan spoil things. Can Ryan and Tomasz tackle their differences – or will Ryan's bullying foul his chance of success? STAY ON THE BALL THIS SEASON – don't miss any of the Academy action!.
Karpelenia, Jenny. The water cycle. Logan, Iowa : Perfection Learning, c2005.
Describes each phase of the water cycle, discussing how it impacts everyday life, and includes related experiments.
Latham, Donna. Tundra. White River Junction, VT : Nomad Press, c2010.
Describes the landscape and climate of the tundra, discusses how plants and animals have adapted to life there, examines environmental threats to the biome, and includes examples of how readers can benefit the environment.
Osborne, Mary Pope. American Revolution : a nonfiction companion to Revolutionary War on Wednesday. 1st ed. New York : Random House, c2004.
Presents a picture of life in colonial America and reviews the causes and major events of the American Revolution.
Heiligman, Deborah. The boy who loved math : the improbable life of Paul Erdős. 1st ed. New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2013.
Presents a brief biography of mathematician Paul Erdős.