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Mordicai Gerstein
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THE SLEEPING GYPSY author and illustrator!
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Mordicai Gerstein
Author PhotoMordicai Gerstein talks about his picture book, THE SLEEPING GYPSY!
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Gail Gibbons Is Back!

TRANSPORTATION

The author who "has taught more preschoolers and early readers about the world than any other children's writer-illustrator," according to the Washington Post, is back with the ultimate guide to transportation.

From cars and trains to planes and boats, youngsters will be enthralled with the many vehicles and diverse means and methods of travel.

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Check out the Lesson Plan.

E-book available

NONFICTION PICTURE BOOK

Hello Spring!
by Shelley Rotner

A sensory celebration of the return and unfurling of springtime with spectacular photographs.

E-book available

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NONFICTION PICTURE BOOK

Reach for the Moon, Little Lion
by Hildegard Müller
Hildegard Müller, Illustrator

In this charming picture book by the author of The Cowboy, a very little lion gains confidence, thanks to a raven who shows him that size is just a matter of perspective.

E-book available

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PICTURE BOOK

One Good Thing About America
by Ruth Freeman
Katherine Honesta , Illustrator

A nine-year-old immigrant from Africa ponders "crazy" American ways in a funny, heartwarming middle-grade novel that explores differences and common ground—across cultures.

E-book available

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MIDDLE-GRADE FICTION

This Month's Classroom Picks . . . It's All About STEM!
Magnets Push, Magnets Pull
by David A. Adler
Anna Raff, Illustrator

A dynamic, hands-on introduction to the fascinating powers of magnets; this perfect book on physical science for early elementary school includes a glossary.

E-book available
CCSS:
RI.3.1,2,3,4,5,7,9,10
W.3.1,2,3,4,7,8,10
SL.3.1,1c,1d,2,3,4,6
L.3.4,4a,4b,4c,4d,5,5b,6
RF.3.3,3b,3c,4,4a,4c
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Looking for STEM titles for your bookstore, classroom or library? First up is MAGNETS PUSH, MAGNETS PULL by David A. Adler, illustrated by Anna Raff! Check out more of this months STEM Classroom Picks here.