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The Forbidden Temptation of Baseball

by Dori Jones Yang

Despite his impulsive and curious nature, twelve-year-old Leon is determined to follow the Emperor’s rules—to live with an American family, study hard, and return home to modernize China. But he also must...


MAORI FOLKLORE or THE ANCIENT TRADITIONAL HISTORY OF THE NEW ZEALANDERS

by Sir George Grey

Herein you will find 23 Maori Myths and Legends collated and translated by Sir George Grey, Governor of New Zealand from November 1845 – January 1854 and again from December 1861 – February 1868. You will...


The Thumbtack Dancer

by Leslie Tyron & Jan Spivey Gilchrist

Gus is a most promising, most energetic and most talented young dancer who figures out how to make enough money to upgrade his tip-a-tap thumbtack sneakers to a new pair of real tap shoes that could slap-a-dee-dap,...


The Thumbtack Dancer

by Leslie Tyron & Jan Spivey Gilchrist

Gus is a most promising, most energetic and most talented young dancer who figures out how to make enough money to upgrade his tip-a-tap thumbtack sneakers to a new pair of real tap shoes that could slap-a-dee-dap,...


Bones of the Sun God

by Peter Vegas

Sam Force travels to Belize to investigate an ancient and evil secret society in this second novel of the Pyramid Hunters series, which School Library Journal called a mix of “Indiana Jones, National Treasure...


The Young Fur Traders

by R. M. Ballantyne

"The Young Fur Traders" is a children's adventure novel by Scottish author R. M. Ballantyne, first published in 1856. Set in the American Old West, this exciting tale is full of action and daring-do, making...


Further Adventures of Pelle No-Tail: Pelle No-Tail Book 2

by Gösta Knutsson, Stephanie Smee & Ann-Margrete Smee

All aboard!

Pelle might have no tail, but he never lets that get in the way of an adventure.

While on holiday with his family, he plays 'ship's cat' on an exciting outing to a desert island.

But as darkness...


The Travel Adventures of PJ Mouse: In New Zealand

by Gwyneth Jane Page & Megan Elizabeth

PJ Mouse, an adorble little stuffed animal, was lost and alone until young Emily heard his cries for help.  Now, along with his new family, PJ gets to travel the world - discovering exciting new places, people,...


The Travel Adventures of PJ Mouse: In Canada

by Gwyneth Jane Page & Megan Elizabeth

PJ Mouse, an adorable little stuffed animal, was lost and alone until young Emily heard his cries for help.  Now, along with his new family, PJ gets to travel the world.  Join PJ on his first adventure across...


Wulf the Saxon

by G. A. Henty

This is the story of a young boy who is a page for the Earl, King Harold of England. Wulf is entrusted by Harold to run errands, and he fights in quite a few famous battles, including the Battle of Stamford...


Charming Charlie and the Spectacular Sophia

by Fiona Ware & Samantha Zaleski

When Charlie gets teased one too many times, he and his new best friend Sophia come up with a master plan – but there is a major stumbling block!

Mr Dodds, the Principal of Warm Gully State School, is getting...


Friz the Bee's Royal Honeymoon

by John L.D. Barnett

Newly married, Sir Friz Bee and his royal bride Princess Bee-Atrice are invited by King Bongo III and Queen Fatty B of Beeswanna in Southern Africa to spend their royal honeymoon in the king's safari lodge in...


New Friends, New Places

by Susan Omar

New Friends, New Places is an exciting, adventurous account of a young British Muslim boy, Adam's stay on an Egyptian farm during his summer holidays. Apart from rejoicing in the simplicity and beauty of the...


Uncle Tom’s Cabin

by Harriet Beecher Stowe

Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life Among the Lowly is an anti-slavery novel by American author Harriet Beecher Stowe. Published in 1852, the novel helped lay the groundwork for the Civil War. The sentimental novel...


Tolstoi for the Young

by Leo Tolstoy

Leo Tolstoy was a Russian writer who is generally regarded as one of the greatest authors of all time. The stories in this book have been adapted for children, making them the perfect introduction to Tolstoy...


Riley Can Be Anything

by Hamilton Davina & Reinoso Elena

The inspiring rhyming story follows Riley as he discovers some of the wonderful things he can do when he grows up. With the help of his big cousin Joe, Riley is taken on a series of imaginative journeys that...


The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora

by Pablo Cartaya

“Sensational.” —Matt de la Peña, New York Times bestselling and Newbery Medal–winning author of The Last Stop on Market Street

Save the restaurant. Save the town. Get the girl. Make Abuela proud. Can...


Anne's House of Dreams

by L. M. Montgomery

In this fifth book of the Anne of Green Gables series, our red-haired heroine finally marries her childhood sweetheart and true love, Gilbert Blythe. After a ceremony in the sunshine of the old orchard at Green...


Valedictorian

by Guy Lodge & Orlando M. Jones

Maya and Mahlia have front-row seats as they watch their eldest sister Maelyn achieve her goal of becoming valedictorian of her school. Follow Maya as she teaches her younger sister, Mahlia, everything she has...


Valedictorian

by Guy Lodge & Orlando M. Jones

Maya and Mahlia have front-row seats as they watch their eldest sister Maelyn achieve her goal of becoming valedictorian of her school. Follow Maya as she teaches her younger sister, Mahlia, everything she has...