Level 3 Reader,
Illustrated by Jez Tuya
Penguin Young Readers
As soon as Amelia Earhart took her first airplane ride, she knew she had to learn how to fly planes. Then she became one of the most famous pilots ever! Soar the skies with daring Amelia and discover her story.
Visit Jez Tuya at: https://jeztuya.carbonmade.com/
Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
George Ferris What A Wheel
An Oklahoma Book Award Finalist
Illustrated by Jerry Hoare
Grosset & Dunlap/Penguin Core Concepts
When the inventor of the Ferris wheel, George Ferris, first pitched his idea, everyone thought he was crazy. A two-hundred-fifty-foot bicycle wheel that goes around and carries people in train size cars? Can’t be done, they said. But George proved them wrong.
Visit Illustrator Jerry Hoare at: http://www.jerry-hoare.com/
Alexander Hamilton: American Hero
Level 4 Reader
Illustrated by George Ermos
Penguin Young Readers
June 26, 2018
With his face on the ten-dollar bill, and an award-winning musical about his life, it’s clear that Alexander Hamilton’s story is one worth telling. Despite feeling like an outsider, Hamilton fought hard to form a united nation with a strong central government — and many of his ideas are still relevant today! With this illustrated leveled reader, kids can learn more about the man who, in many ways, was a true American hero.
Sparky and Spike
Cameron + Company
Illustrated by Antonio Marinoni
Creative Editions/The Creative Company
Publishers Weekly: My Mastodon is based on the real-life Sybilla Peale, her artistic family, and their “pet” mastodon.
Books For The Educational Market
Engineering AT&T Stadium
Core Library, an imprint of ABDO Publishing
AT&T Stadium, home of the NFL’s Dallas Cowboys, is one of the newest and most advanced football stadiums in the country. Engineering AT&T Stadium tells how the stadium was designed, how workers brought the blueprints to life, and how art and architecture combine to create an exciting experience for fans. 3rd-6th grades.
Purchase at: https://abdopublishing.com/shop/show/10421
An AT&T Stadium built from Legos
Constructed by Lia Chan, Burleson, Texas
See more Lego stadium photos at: http://bit.ly/2ilAXKy
Six nonfiction books
Black Rabbit Books
Fall 2018, Fall 2019
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