Code by Jeff Gottesfield
Fiction: Chris gets tired of Phil’s bullying at school and decides to do something about it, despite the fact that the other kids are too scared to do anything.
My New Team by Ryan & Krystle
Fiction: Little Rhino loves baseball and is excited that grandpa signed him up for a team. But he quickly learns that it is not always easy being a good teammate.
The Whispering Lake Ghosts: a Mystery
About Sound by Lynda Beauregard
Mystery: Braelin, Megan and the other campers at Camp Dakota hear whispering coming from the lake. They need to use their “sound” smarts to help them investigate.
The Best Friend Battle by Lindsay
Fiction: When it seems like Georgie is getting between Sylvie and her best friend Miranda, Sylvie sets out to make Miranda remember who her REAL best friend is, and forget about Georgie forever.
Whole New Ballgame by Phil Bildner
Fiction: Rip and Red are ready for 5th grade, but when their new teacher and basketball coach changes things up, the two boys are in for a crazy year.
Ballerina Dreams from Orphan to Dancer by Michaela & Elaine DePrince
Biography: Becoming a ballerina would seem like an impossible dream for orphan, Michaela. But after her adoption, she worked hard to make this dream come true.
Moonwalk: The First Trip to the Moon by Judy Donnelly
Nonfiction: With the space race on between Russia and the U.S. in the 1960’s, the United States Space Program works around the clock to put the first man on the moon.
Cool Beans: The Further Adventures of Beanboy by Harkrader
Graphic Novel: Tucker MacBean tries to keep his art club alive and faces a bully through a game of dodgeball.
Race the Wild #1: Rainforest Relay by Kristin Earhart
Adventure: Russell and his four friends enter The Wildlife Rainforest Relay competition deep in the Amazon. But when they get placed on different teams, Russell needs to use all of his skills to survive.
Malala: A Hero for All by Shana Corey
Biography: As a young girl in Pakistan, Malala spoke up about the importance of girls’ education. Because of her stance, Malala was shot, but she survived the attack and it did not silence her.
Sugar Plum Ballerinas:
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Fiction: Jerzey Mae desperately wants to be a ballet dancer, but she's frustrated by her own lack of talent. She is determined to learn her dance for the recital even if it means getting help in an unexpected way.
Billy Sure Kid Entrepreneur by Luke Sharpe
Fiction: Billy Sure, twelve-year-old inventor and CEO of Sure Things, Inc. invented the All Ball and now wants to help other kids achieve their inventing dreams just like he has!
Who Was George Washington Carver? by Jim Gigliotti
Biography: George began life as a slave, but with hard work and perseverance, his work with vegetables, especially peanuts, made him famous and changed agriculture forever.
Eddie Red Uncover: Mystery on Museum Mile by Marcia Wells
Mystery: Not many 6th graders work undercover for the NYPD, but Edmund Xavier Lonnrot, code name Eddie Red, does. Things get dangerous when Eddie is recruited to help track down the infamous Picasso Gang.
Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer Holmes