Solving the Puzzle Under the Sea

Solving the Puzzle Under the Sea By Robert Burleigh Illustrated by Raul Colon Illustrated biographies are a great way to introduce your child to important historical figures without reading straight from a textbook. Solving the Puzzle Under the Sea is written in first person about the determined scientist Marie Tharp. Growing up the daughter of a […]

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I am Jackie Robinson

I am Jackie Robinson By Brad Meltzer Illustrated by Christopher Eliopoulos Brad Meltzer’s series Ordinary People Change the World show heroes all throughout history in a new light. Each book is told in first person, with the historical figure telling the story about their lives and accomplishments. The illustrations are comical and fun, making it an […]

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Grandfather Gandhi

Grandfather Gandhi by Arun Gandhi and Bethany Hegedus illustrated by Evan Turk Arun Gandhi lives with his family in Grandfather Gandhi’s village, where the days are thick and hot. Silence fills the air—but peace feels far away for the young Arun. When an older boy pushes him on the soccer field, Arun’s anger fills him […]

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The Pilot and the Little Prince: The Life of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

The Pilot and the Little Prince: The Life of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry by Peter Sís Antoine de Saint-Exupéry was born in France in 1900, when airplanes were just being invented. He had always dreamed of flying, and when he became a pilot as a young man, his adventures truly began. He was one of the […]

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