The relatives come to visit from Virginia and everyone has a wonderful time.
Genre: Juvenile Fiction, Editor: Turtleback Books, Pages: 32 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 0785713913


Everyone loves family reunions. Well everyone except Russell, whose family of big, brawny, and boisterous wrestlers has him on the run in this vibrant celebration of what it means to be a family. When the Relatives Came meets Wrestlemania in debut author Cindy Chambers Johnson’s rollicking picture book about a family reunion with a most colorful cast of characters—from Lorry and Tory (the Twin Tornadoes) to Cousin Cora “The Cleaner” to Uncle “el monstruo” Marcoy. Family reunions mean lots of hugging, handshaking, and hair tousling. And Russell’s relatives? Well, they are more…enthusiastic than most. BIGGER than most. BRAWNIER than most. They’re wrestlers! Skinny and scrawny Russell will have to meet, greet, and defeat this clan with some spectacular moves of his own!
Genre: Juvenile Fiction, Editor: Simon and Schuster, Pages: 40 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 9781481491600


This critically acclaimed winner of the Newbery Medal joins the Scholastic Gold line, which features award-winning and beloved novels. Includes exclusive bonus content! Ever since May, Summer's aunt and good-as-a-mother for the past six years, died in the garden among her pole beans and carrots, life for Summer and her Uncle Ob has been as bleak as winter. Ob doesn't want to create his beautiful whirligigs anymore, and he and Summer have slipped into a sadness that they can't shake off. They need May in whatever form they can have her -- a message, a whisper, a sign that will tell them what to do next. When that sign comes, Summer with discover that she and Ob can keep missing May but still go on with their lives.
Genre: Juvenile Fiction, Editor: Scholastic Inc., Pages: 128 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 9780545630788


Here are twelve deeply moving short stories from the perceptive pen of Cynthia Rylant. Each captures the moment when someone's life changes -- when an animal causes a human being to see things in a different way, and, perhaps, changes his life.
Genre: Juvenile Fiction, Editor: Simon and Schuster, Pages: 96 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 1439136165


In Newbery Medalist Cynthia Rylant's classic bestseller, the author comforts readers young and old who have lost a dog. Recommended highly by pet lovers around the world, Dog Heaven not only comforts but also brings a tear to anyone who is devoted to a pet. From expansive fields where dogs can run and run to delicious biscuits no dog can resist, Rylant paints a warm and affectionate picture of the ideal place God would, of course, create for man's best friend. The first picture book illustrated by the author, Dog Heaven is enhanced by Rylant's bright, bold paintings that perfectly capture an afterlife sure to bring solace to anyone who is grieving.
Genre: Juvenile Fiction, Editor: Scholastic Inc., Pages: 40 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 9780545337533


Living with his grandfather on an island off British Columbia, orphaned ten-year-old Daniel feels deep loneliness until the night he meets a mermaid whose identity he tries to learn.
Genre: Juvenile Fiction, Editor: Turtleback, Pages: 112 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 0613230027


Describes the autumn activities and traditions that November's cooling temperatures bring.
Genre: Juvenile Fiction, Editor: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Pages: 44 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 0152010769


Celebrates the Appalachian region and its people, looks at Appalachian homes, foods and surroundings, and gives their views of the outside world.
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction, Editor: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Pages: 36 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 015201893X


Newbery Medal–winning author Cynthia Rylant and Caldecott Honor-winning, bestselling illustrator Christian Robinson pair up to tell this wintry story about five little penguins enjoying a snowy day. Snowflakes? Many snowflakes. Winter is coming. So begins this ever-so-simple story. As the snow starts to fall, the excited penguins pull out scarves, mittens, heavy socks, and boots, and Mama helps them bundle up. But when it’s time to go out, one timid penguin decides to stay home. Filled with waddling baby penguins, playful text, and delightful illustrations, this book feels like a young picture-book classic in the making. "Visually stunning. . . . Pair with Ezra Jack Keats’s classic The Snowy Day." —Booklist, Starred "An excellent tale for the very young. A very warm and satisfying bedtime book and a paean to penguins and winter delights." —Kirkus Reviews Winners of the National Parenting Product Award A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year
Genre: Juvenile Fiction, Editor: Schwartz & Wade, Pages: 36 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 9781984830586


Text and illustrations describe the sights and sounds of nighttime in the country.
Genre: Juvenile Fiction, Editor: Turtleback Books, Pages: 32 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 0833570277