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Baseball is fun in any country! In “Take Me Out to the Yakyu,” we learn how baseball in America...

What are three kids who aren't celebrating Christmas supposed to do in a small town? Plan and...

Eliza wants to attend a cake decorating class taught by the famous Caroline from her favorite TV...

What if you went to bed one day in June a slave and woke up a free person? That is what happens...

Everything is life as Celeste knows it … Nana Delfina is cooking, Abuela Frida is knitting,...

Miss Brooks is able to find just the right book for all the readers except one: Missy. Missy...

Doreen is a fish off to visit her cousin that just had 157 babies. Along the way she’s...

DJ Kool Herc grew up on the mean streets of the Bronx, NY. Kids and teens seemed to be always...

Kandinsky was a proper Russian boy; he dressed up for dinner, studied math and eventually became...

John Muir and President Roosevelt at first glance have nothing in common. Roosevelt was born...

Birds are amazing! Did you know that birds build all sorts of nests? From the tiny hummingbird...

Gandhi was an important person of the 20th century. But what was it like to be his grandson?...

Many women of the world have been making waves and paving the way for young women today. In ...

Ruby Goldberg has some BIG ideas. Sometimes her big ideas get her into trouble. Sometimes they...

Elephant seals belong in the sea, right? Well, one sea lion wanted to live in Christchurch, New...

Professor Lee Berger had spent most of his life digging up stuff. As a kid, he looked for...

Chickens don’t fly.
Salamanders can grow another tail if they lose their first one.
...

How did four-billion-year-old rock travel millions of miles from deep space to end up in an...

Lonesome George was the very the last of his species on Earth. He was discovered in 1970 and...

Will Everett’s whole life has been tied to the Canadian trans-continental railroad; his father...

There are alligators, rattlesnakes, raccoons and even a swamp creature in Sugar man Swamp. Why...

Felicity Pickle has finally moved home, or at least she has finally moved back to the place...

Ophelia Jane Worthington Whittard is stuck in a gloomy museum for the holidays with her father...

Lockwood & Co. is a small ghost hunting company. That’s right, Lucy, Anthony, ad George are...

Emma and her friends have cupcake business that is doing great! So great that a Hollywood movie...

A body has been found and buried. Everyone – Ma, Grandfather Bolte, the town – believes its...

Is swimming with sharks on your list of things to try before you die?
If the answer is yes...

Sidney and Sydney are both starting the 3rd grade in the same class. A boy and girl with the...

Jimmy, Andrew and Mia are best friends and are up to no good. They have big a math test and...

On November 22, 1963 the history was altered with the assassination of the vibrant, young, and...

The Penguin has made a ton of money at new club, Iceberg Lunge. He built a new tower with a...

Legacy Day is almost here and the students of Ever After High must sign the Storybook of Legends...

Think you have cold winter where you live? Not when you compare it to the animals that live at...

Think you have cold winter where you live? Not when you compare it to the animals that live at...

When the whole class gets invited to the principal’s birthday party, Mrs. Catnip asks everyone...

7th graders Sophie Young and Grace Yang are neighbors, best friends and wanna-be spies. They...

Gert loves dirt. She plays in it, she eats it, she has a great time with it. She loves it so...

Charlie Cooper (not as smart as her older sister Pen and not as cute as her little brother Felix...

Told entirely with picture and without a single word, Bluebird is a sweet tale of a lonely boy...

Two friends decide to have a sleepover. However, they are very different. One is a cute rabbit...

Willow has always been different from the other kids. Testing showed that she is highly...

Benji Wendell Barnsworth has been sick for his entire life. Being sickly and small has made him...

Leonardo Fibonacci had an obsession with numbers! He was so captivated by numbers, that people...

Irene Pepperberg had a theory: What if birds were smarter than people thought? What if birds...

Celeste is a little brown house mouse that loves to weave baskets. One day she is chased out of...

In Afghanistan, the Taliban has come into power and they have approached Fadi’s well-educated...

“Necessity is the mother of invention.”
James Naismith had a group of boys who were bored...

If you love a good game on your computer, Wii, or a board one like Sorry, then...

Do know who was the first woman to swim the English Channel?
Annette Kellerman!

Do...

“The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.”...

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