Stages of Life Books



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Sharks!

He's quick. He's silent. He has five rows of deadly teeth. Chomp Meet the shark--the fish who ruled the deep before dinosaurs roamed the Earth This fish has soft cartilage so he can glide, twist, and...
Sharks!

Stingrays! Underwater Fliers

Combines engaging photographs, illustrations and facts about stingrays, providing skill-building coverage of such topics as how they find food, how they protect their young and how they are related to...
Stingrays! Underwater Fliers

Octonauts and the Whale Shark

When Dashi is accidentally swallowed by a whale shark, Barnacles, Peso, and Kwazii respond to the Octoalert and venture inside the giant ocean animal to rescue her.
Octonauts and the Whale Shark

Octonauts and the Decorator Crab

When an important object goes missing from the ship, the increasingly worried Octonauts resolve to catch the thief as more and more pieces of Octokit go missing. Original. TV tie-in.
Octonauts and the Decorator Crab

King Cecil the Sea Horse

When Sally and Nick need to learn about babysitting, the Cat in the Hat takes them to meet an expert: King Cecil the Sea Horse That's because when it comes to having babies, sea horses give birth in a...
King Cecil the Sea Horse

Eloise's New Bonnet

Spring is here and Eloise needs a new bonnet. Follow her around The Plaza as she tries to find the perfect one.
Eloise's New Bonnet

Busybody Nora

Relates the adventures of an inquisitive little girl who lives in a large apartment building in New York with her parents and little brother Teddy.
Busybody Nora

The Little House

"Once upon a time there was a Little House way out in the country. She was a pretty Little House and she was strong and well built." So begins Virginia Lee Burton's classic The Little House, winner of...
The Little House

Good Thing You're Not an Octopus!

If you were an octopus, you′d have eight legs to put into pants Follow one little boy through his day as he playfully considers how mealtime, bath time, nap time, and many other activities would be di...
Good Thing You're Not an Octopus!

Shark Swimathon

As members of a swim team do laps to qualify for swim camp, readers can practice subtracting two-digit numbers to see how many laps are left to go.
Shark Swimathon

Tucket's Ride

When fifteen-year-old Francis and two younger children lose their way in the wilderness of the Southwest, they face capture at the hands of dangerous men
Tucket's Ride

Wish for a Fish

In rhyming text, the Cat in the Hat introduces Sally and Dick to the various inhabitants of the ocean, including herring, mackerel, jellyfish, sharks, manatees, and whales
Wish for a Fish

Pippy

Pippy is the smallest baby seahorse and she is shy. But she wants to play with the other seahorses. It looks like so much fun. Will Pippy find a way to come out from the coral and join the group?
Pippy

Swimmy

A little black fish in a school of red fish figures out a way of protecting them all from their natural enemies.
Swimmy

Sharks

Exceptional nonfiction for children from two of the most trusted names in science education: Seymour Simon and the Smithsonian Institution.
Sharks

Bronx Masquerade

While studying the Harlem Renaissance, students at a Bronx high school read aloud poems they've written, revealing their innermost thoughts and fears to their formerly clueless classmates.
Bronx Masquerade

Bigmama's

Down on Bigmama's farm, young Donald Crews finds his relatives full of news and the old place just the same as it had been the summer before--full of fun, adventure, and family love
Bigmama's

I Am Small

Cuddle up with your little penguin this winter "The world is big and I am small." From the eyes of a baby penguin the world is a great big place. The sky so high, the ocean so deep, and the mountains...
I Am Small

Commotion in the Ocean

This delightful collection of poems includes fun rhymes about the creatures who live in and around the ocean. Children are sure to delight in the snappy poems about whales, walruses, penguins, polar b...
Commotion in the Ocean

The Clique #8: Sealed With a Diss

Massie Block: Stands at the threshold of the most ah-mazing secret room at OCD. But to prove the Pretty Committee is worthy of the honor, the girls need dates to Skye Hamilton's "famous couples" costu...
The Clique #8: Sealed With a Diss

Into The Abyss

Gray, Barkley, and the alliance of Rogue, Coral, and AuzyAuzy Shivers have defeated the maniacal emperor Finnivus and his vicious Indi Shiver armada. But Finnivus is still plotting. This is the ruler...
Into The Abyss

Life in a Farming Community

People first domesticated wild animals and plants more than10,000 years ago. The first peoples of North America quickly learned to farm using hand- and animal-power. As technology developed, farming m...
Life in a Farming Community

The First Four Years

During their first four years of marriage, Laura and Almanzo Wilder have a child and fight a losing battle in their attempts to succeed at farming on the South Dakota prairie. Reprint.
The First Four Years

Arf! Arf!

Five lavishly illustrated spreads; large, recessed flaps; and a host of animals to spot, name and mimic combine in these delightful little board books for the very young.
Arf! Arf!

Hey, Al

A city janitor and his treasured canine companion are transported by a large colorful bird to an island in the sky, where their comfortable paradise existence threatens to turn them into birds as well...
Hey, Al

Rooftoppers

When authorities threaten to take Sophie, twelve, from Charles who has been her guardian since she was one and both survived a shipwreck, the pair goes to Paris to try to find Sophie's mother, and the...
Rooftoppers

The Whalemaster

Paperback, Ingram Pub Services, 2015, ISBN13 9781927018798, ISBN10 192701879X
The Whalemaster

Gossip Girl #9: Only in Your Dreams

Welcome to New York City's Upper East Side, where the girls are dazzling, the guys are gorgeous, and the summer heat is the perfect excuse to throw a fabulous roof-deck pool party. As if we need a rea...
Gossip Girl #9: Only in Your Dreams

The College Dorm Survival Guide: How to Survive And Thrive in Your New Home Away from Home

The Ultimate Guide to Surviving and Thriving in the Dorm Dorm life offers you a great chance to meet new people and try new things. But leaving the comforts of home for the first time to enter the roo...
The College Dorm Survival Guide: How to Survive And Thrive in Your New Home Away from Home

Wally the Whale With the Crazy Wavy Hair: The Parade: Includes eLive Audio Download

Paperback, Tate Pub & Enterprises Llc, 2015, ISBN13 9781634187534, ISBN10 1634187539
Wally the Whale With the Crazy Wavy Hair: The Parade: Includes eLive Audio Download

Famous

All Jamie Gordon wants to do is to take pictures of celebrities...and maybe to become famous herself. She's only fourteen, but already her pictures are sought after by fanzines and websites, and she's...
Famous

Alien Deep: Revealing the Mysterious Living World at the Bottom of the Ocean

Named 2013 Outstanding Science Trade Book for Students K-12 by the National Science Teachers Association and the Children's Book Council Appealing to children over age ten, this engaging reference boo...
Alien Deep: Revealing the Mysterious Living World at the Bottom of the Ocean

Every Cowgirl Loves a Rodeo

Nellie Sue is keeping it fair at the fair Nellie Sue is back and she's taking her cowgirl flair to the county fair. There are games to play, animals to pet, and rides to go on. But of course, Nellie S...
Every Cowgirl Loves a Rodeo

Octopus Alone

Octopus leaves her cave in a lively reef because she is shy and the seahorses there find her fascinating, but when she finds a quieter, more peaceful spot she misses her home and friends.
Octopus Alone

In the Town All Year 'Round

Big, colorful illustrations and minimal text set the stage for a delightful cast of characters as they go about their day-to-day adventures in one little town throughout the year. Playing, chasing pet...
In the Town All Year 'Round

Swimmy

A little black fish in a school of red fish figures out a way of protecting them all from their natural enemies.
Swimmy

The Battle of Riptide

Ever since Gray, Barkley, and their friends defeated Goblin, an infamous great white, at Tuna Run, life in the Big Blue has become murkier than ever for this young shiver of sharks. Food is scarce. En...
The Battle of Riptide

Old Manhattan Has Some Farms: E-I-E-I-Grow!

In this new take on "Old MacDonald," farmers are city dwellers and farms consist of rooftops, empty lots, patios, hydroponic labs, and other urban nooks.
Old Manhattan Has Some Farms: E-I-E-I-Grow!

What If?

MULTIPLE STORIES . . . MULTIPLE STORIES. A story about choices from the "Queen of the Concept Book."--The Horn Book WHAT IF a boy found a beach ball and kicked it into the ocean? WHAT IF two seals fou...
What If?

Otis

**The New York Times bestseller and official 2013 Jumpstart Read for the Record selection ** "New York Times" bestselling author/artist Loren Long creates an unforgettable children's classic. Otis is...
Otis

To the Sea

Tim, a boy, and Sam, a blue whale lost in the city, both feel unnoticed until they meet, and they become best friends as Tim tries to help Sam get back home.
To the Sea

Clark the Shark

Clark finds everything about school fun and exciting, but his enthusiasm causes problems until he begins inventing rhymes to remind himself to stay cool at school.
Clark the Shark

The Farmer and the Clown

A nearly wordless picture book in which a farmer rescues a baby clown who has bounced off the circus train, and takes very good care of him until he can reunite the tot with his clown family.
The Farmer and the Clown

All the Places to Love

A young boy describes the favorite places that he shares with his family on his grandparents' farm and in the nearby countryside
All the Places to Love

Deep-Sea Treasury: Deep-Sea Disaster; Lights! Camera! Hammerhead!; Squid-Napped; The Boy Who Cried Shark

Hardcover, Simon & Schuster, 2015, ISBN13 9781481451154, ISBN10 1481451154
Deep-Sea Treasury: Deep-Sea Disaster; Lights! Camera! Hammerhead!; Squid-Napped; The Boy Who Cried Shark

Tina's Diner

When the sink is clogged at Tina's diner, the frantic search for J. P. Pettifog, the best plumber in town, takes the reader through the city's skyscrapers, museum, and even down into the sewers.
Tina's Diner

This Side of Home

Twins Nikki and Maya usually agreed on things, but as they head into their senior year they react differently to the gentrification of their neighborhood and the new family that moves in after their f...
This Side of Home

Seahorses

One day, a baby seahorse is born, turning and tumbling as he floats through ocean currents alongside his three hundred brothers and sisters. Like a tiny, mythical dragon, the seahorse is a fascinating...
Seahorses

Elsie's Bird

Elsie is a city girl. She loves the noise of the cobbled streets of Boston. But when her mother dies and her father moves them to the faraway prairies of Nebraska, Elsie hears only the silence, and sh...
Elsie's Bird

The First Four Years

During their first four years of marriage, Laura and Almanzo Wilder have a child and fight a losing battle in their attempts to succeed at farming on the South Dakota prairie.
The First Four Years

Class Three at Sea

In this follow-up to "Class Two at the Zoo," Class Three heads to the sea where they will watch dolphins, sea lions, flying fish, and an octopus. What they don't see is a pirate ship sneaking up from...
Class Three at Sea

Sea Bones

"Did you know that Jellies (not Jelly Fish--because they aren't actually fish) have no bones and no brains? Or that the largest animal on Earth is the blue whale? Join author-illustrator Bob Barner as...
Sea Bones

Deep Sea Farm

Hardcover, Natl Book Network, 2014, ISBN13 9781608933174, ISBN10 1608933172
Deep Sea Farm