Fabulous new books for kids of all ages!
Beneath the Stone Forest: The Kingdom of Wrenly, Book 6
Clara invites Prince Lucas on her journey to map out the Stone Forest and visit the gnomes who live there. Unfortunately, Lucas has a visiting cousin who’s a royal pain and doesn’t want to get her hands dirty. But when Princess Bella’s puppy gets lost in the tunnels beneath the Stone Forest, she realizes that the subjects who make up a kingdom are just as important as their rulers. Ages 5 to 9.
The Chimpanzee Children of Gombe
This heartwarming book is filled with photos of many of the chimpanzee babies, toddlers, and young adults that live in the Gombe National Park in Tanzania, where the Jane Goodall research center of is located. Dr. Goodall has campaigned unceasingly for the protection of the chimpanzee - now an endangered species - and this moving, personal account will educate readers about the many threats to the animals in the wild and inspire readers of all ages to join in her vital work. Ages 5 to 10.
Meet Bear. He's exhausted and all he wants is to go to sleep. Meet Duck. He's wide awake and all he wants to do is hang out. Each time Bear is just about to fall asleep, Duck comes back with some increasingly crazy requests - let's play cards, let's watch a movie, let's start a band. Will Bear ever be able to catch some ZZZs? Ages 3 to 6.
Skateboard Party: The Carver Chronicles, Book Two
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. If only he could focus on his schoolwork, he wouldn't get into this kind of trouble! Can Richard manage to put off getting the note signed (and facing the consequences) until after the party, or will the deception make things even worse? Ages 6 to 10.
Violet and Victor Write the Best-Ever Bookworm Book
Violet and Victor Small are twins on a mission: to write the best book in the whole, entire world--together! Victor is reluctant, but Violet is determined, and soon the ideas can't come quickly enough.
They begin to write a story about a hungry Bookworm who is eating all the books in the library. Thanks to Victor's brilliant ideas, Violet is able to save the day (and the library). This delightful story-within-a-story is filled with good-natured sibling rivalry, and focuses on the spirit of cooperation, the satisfaction of a job well-done, and the magic of storytelling. Ages 3 to 7.
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