Nine-year-old Isabelle is an inspired dancer with a flair for fashion design. (Read more...)
She's thrilled to be studying ballet at a prestigious performing arts school, but her classmates are so talented, and she can't help feeling that she's always in the shadow of her
perfect older sister Jade.
So when Isabelle's idol, a famous ballerina, encourages her to audition for a professional ballet, Isabelle isn't sure she can land the role.
Galileo. Newton. Salk. Oppenheimer. Science can change the world... but can it go too far? (Read more...)
Eleven-year-old Ellie has never liked change. She misses fifth grade. She misses her old best friend. She even misses her dearly departed goldfish. Then one day a strange boy shows up. He's bossy. He's cranky.
Weirdly enough, he looks a lot like Ellie's grandfather, a scientist who has always been slightly obsessed with immortality. Could this pimply boy really be Grandpa Melvin? Has he finally found the secret to eternal youth?
With a lighthearted touch and plenty of humor, Jennifer Holm celebrates the wonder of science and explores fascinating questions about life and death, family and friendship, immortality, and possibility.
Many dogs have human owners. Not this dog. He fetches his own slippers, curls up at his own feet, and gives himself a good scratch. But there is one spot, in the middle of his back, that he just can't reach. (Read more...)
So one day, he lets a human scratch it. And the poor little fella follows him home. What can the dog do but get a leash to lead the guy around with? Dog lovers of all ages will revel in the humorous role-reversal as this dog teaches his human all the skills he needs to be a faithful companion.
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