If I Built a School

16 September 2019 | By Chris Van Dusen | Filed in: school.

In this exuberant companion to If I Built a Car, a boy fantasizes about his dream school from classroom to cafeteria to library to playground My school will amaze you My school will astound.By far the most fabulous school to be found Perfectly planned and impeccably clean.On a scale, 1 to 10, it

The King of Kindergarten

16 September 2019 | By Derrick Barnes | Filed in: school.

A confident little boy takes pride in his first day of kindergarten The morning sun blares through your window like a million brass trumpets.It sits and shines behind your head like a crown Mommy says that today, you are going to be the King of Kindergarten Starting kindergarten is a big milesto

Truman

16 September 2019 | By Jean Reidy | Filed in: school.

An enchanting tale of bravery, heroism, and undying devotion The New York Times Book ReviewAfter his best friend Sarah leaves for her first day of school, a tortoise named Truman goes on an adventure across the living room and learns to be brave in this thoughtful and heartwarming twist on a fir

Unicorn Is Maybe Not So Great After All

16 September 2019 | By Bob Shea | Filed in: school.

You remember Unicorn You know, Goat s friend The one who can fly, make it rain cupcakes, and turn things into gold On the first day of school, Unicorn expects to make his usual big splash But no one pays him much attention the other kids are much interested in the latest trend in toys rub

Not Quite Snow White

16 September 2019 | By Ashley Franklin | Filed in: school.

Tameika is an African American girl who loves musical and dreams of starring in one as a princess one day But she fears that having brown skin and a plump frame might keep her from her dreams.

Take Your Pet to School Day

16 September 2019 | By Linda Ashman | Filed in: school.

Wouldn t it be fun to bring your pet to school Now imagine if EVERYONE brought their pet to school That s exactly what happens in this hilarious picture book and it gets pretty wild A lighthearted way to tackle classroom etiquette with new students When pets show up with their kids at Maple Vie

On Thin Ice

16 September 2019 | By Michael Northrop | Filed in: school.

Ked Eakins is about to lose everything He s just discovered that his dad has gambled away their rent money They re going to get kicked out of their home But Ked is determined to fight back He hatches a plan to save their apartment by rebuilding a vintage minibike in his school s maker space, whi

Sorry, Grown-Ups, You Can't Go to School!

16 September 2019 | By Christina Geist | Filed in: school.

This fun role reversal picture book will help reluctant students see the appeal of school It s just another school morninguntil Mom, Dad, Grandma, and even Bow wow the dog BEG the kids to let them come to school, too Dad can tie his own shoes why can t he come Mom is all ready with her brand

Do Not Take Your Dragon on a Field Trip

16 September 2019 | By Julie Gassman | Filed in: school.

Things really heat up when you bring your dragon on a field trip to the fire station Between the bus ride and rules and the fire trucks and hoses, there are lot of things that could go wrong Stop, drop, and roll into this humorous picture book by Julie Gassman Do Not Bring Your Dragon to the Libr

The Gifted School

16 September 2019 | By Bruce Holsinger | Filed in: school.

Smart and juicy, a compulsively readable novel about a previously happy group of friends and parents that is nearly destroyed by their own competitiveness when an exclusive school for gifted children opens in the community This deliciously sharp novel captures the relentless ambitions and fears that