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Krosoczka, Jarrett

Summary: "In kindergarten, Jarrett Krosoczka's teacher asks him to draw his family, with a mommy and a daddy. But Jarrett's family is much more complicated than that. His mom is an addict, in and out of rehab, and in and out of Jarrett's life. His father is a mystery -- Jarrett doesn't know where to find him, or even what his name is. Jarrett lives with his grandparents -- two very loud, very loving,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Graphix, an imprint of Scholastic 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 KRO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC KRO

Falligant, Erin

Summary: Learn all about what Guinea Pigs need to be happy and playful pets. ¡Las mascotas! Las amamos y las cuidamos mucho. Aprende todo sobre qué necesitan los Cobayos para estar felices y ser mascotas juguetonas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cantata Learning 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Foreign Language, Call number: JE SPANISH FAL

Rosenblatt, Roger.

Summary: When his daughter, Amy, collapses and dies from an asymptomatic heart condition, Rosenblatt and his wife leave their home on Long Island to move in with their son-in-law and their three young grandchildren. He peels back the layers on this most personal of losses to create a testament to familial love.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 ROSENBLATT, ROGER ROS

Kraatz, Jeramey

Summary: In the year 2085, an elite group of kids, including twelve-year-old Benny, is selected for a life-changing trip to the Moon and end up as Earth's only defense against an alien invasion.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC KRA

Levy, Janice.

Summary: Simple text and color illustrations present the historical background and contemporary celebration of the Cinco de Mayo holiday.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Albert Whitman 2007

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J468 LEV SPANISH

Fleming, Meg

Summary: "A rhyming picture book about the loving parent-child relationship in animal and human families"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beach Lane Books 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC FLE

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FLE

Mills, Deborah

Summary: Alfredo y su papá deben cruzar la frontera en un viaje difícil de México a los Estados Unidos. ¿Encontrarán el nuevo hogar que están buscando en el otro lado? Basándose en hechos reales, esta historia cobra vida gracias a la ilustradora Mexicana Claudia Navarro, y está repleta de notas al final del texto para iniciar conversaciones sobre inmigración.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barefoot Books 2018

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Oelschlager, Vanita.

Summary: This book tells the story of how war separates families, and, at the same time, brings them together.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VanitaBooks 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE OEL

Rubio, Gwyn Hyman.

Summary: At the age of 10, an Appalachian girl develops croaks, jerks and spasms, which leads to her expulsion from school. After treatment--she has Tourette's syndrome--she learns to control herself, attends college and there is a happy ending.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RUB

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC RUB

Summary: How did an 89-year old grandmother turn a chance encounter into a revolution? In a small country town in Canada in 2004, ex-pat Australian Norma Geggie had a glimmer of an idea-a plan to support grandmothers in South Africa who had lost their children to AIDS and struggled to support their grandchildren. The idea took off and soon grew to involve thousands of grannies who combined efforts to...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2014

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Fatus, Sophie

Summary: "Follow a friendly family through their busy day. You'll find over 700 words in Spanish and English to learn and share!"--Page 4 of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barefoot Books 2016

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Gifford, Scott

Summary: Explains how in the language of mathematics, fractions, decimals and percents are three different ways of describing the same parts of things.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tricycle Press 2007

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 513.26 GIF

Kalman, Bobbie.

Summary: By introducing young readers to the colors of foods also teaches about healthy eating, as eating fruits and vegetables in as many colors of the rainbow as possible every day helps people get all the important vitamins.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crabtree Pub. 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Foreign Language, Call number: J SPANISH 612.3 KAL

Parr, Delia.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC PAR

Summary: Although mistreated by her stepmother and stepsisters, Cinderella meets her prince with the help of her fairy godmother.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ladybird Books 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: SPANISH J468 TAY

Harrington, Claudia

Summary: Lenny follows Layla for a school project and learns what it is like to live with grandparents.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Looking Glass Library, an imprint of Magic Wagon 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC HAR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HAR

Barner, Bob.

Summary: With sugar skulls, sweet-smelling marigold petals and joyful songs, Hispanic families welcome back ancestors on this holiday.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: SPANISH 468 BAR

Reinhardt, Dana.

Summary: Thirteen-year-old Drew starts the summer of 1986 helping in her mother's cheese shop and dreaming about co-worker Nick, but when her widowed mother begins dating, Drew's father's book of lists, her pet rat, and Emmett, a boy on a quest, help her cope.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD REI

Brown, Monica

Summary: As a boy, Gabito had the ability to imagine many things. He lived in a small house with a large family. He would grow up to become a writer known as Gabriel García Márquez.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Luna Rising 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 GAR

Simon, Seymour.

Summary: Suggestions for collecting and keeping as pets such small animals as snails, toads, worms, ants, butterflies, and starfish.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking Press 1975

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 639 SIM

Summary: Pongo and Perdita have a litter of 15 dalmatian puppies. Cruella De Vil takes a fancy to the puppies and tries to buy them from their human owners, Roger and Anita. Cruella wants to get ahold of those puppies, as well as more puppies, to make herself a lovely dalmatian skin coat. Cruella hires some thugs to kidnap the puppies and hold them at an abandoned mansion. Now Pongo and Perdita must use...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Home Entertainment 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY ONE

Boynton, Sandra.

Summary: Book of opposite words.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Libros para niños 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Foreign Language, Call number: JE SPANISH BOY

Holub, Joan.

Summary: Questions and answers present information about the behavior and characteristics of rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, and gerbils and their interaction with humans.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE HOL

Carle, Eric.

Summary: Spanish translation of "From head to toe". Encourages the reader to exercise by following the movements of various animals; presented in a question and answer format. For preschool and primary (K-3) school children.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rayo 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Foreign Language, Call number: JE SPANISH CAR