LYRC 2022-2023 3-5th Grade

All the Way to the Top: How One Girl's Fight for Americans with Disabilities Changed Everything Cover Image
By Annette Bay Pimentel, Jennifer Keelan-Chaffins (Foreword by), Nabi Ali (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781492688976
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Published: Sourcebooks Explore - March 10th, 2020

2021 Schneider Family Book Award Young Children's Honor Book (American Library Association)

The Arabic Quilt: An Immigrant Story Cover Image
By Aya Khalil, Anait Semirdzhyan (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780884487548
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Published: Tilbury House Publishers - February 18th, 2020


Children's Africana Book Award (CABA) 2021 Honor Book

NCSS 2021 Notable Social Studies Book

The Best of Iggy Cover Image
By Annie Barrows, Sam Ricks (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781984813329
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - January 4th, 2022

From the New York Times bestselling author of Ivy + Bean comes a hilarious new series featuring a high-energy, lovable troublemaker--now in paperback!

The Boy Who Grew Dragons Cover Image
ISBN: 9781499810110
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Published: Yellow Jacket - February 4th, 2020

"'The Boy Who Grew Dragons' is good-hearted fantasy fun."-New York Times Book Review

"This gently funny title is a must-purchase for public libraries, and a great recommendation for readers of all ages"-School Library Journal, STARRED REVIEW

"Never has so much toilet humor been so charming.&q

Claude: The True Story of a White Alligator Cover Image
ISBN: 9781632172693
Availability: Backordered
Published: Little Bigfoot - August 4th, 2020

Claude is the story of the California Academy of Sciences' beloved albino alligator, from his birth in Louisiana to his present day life in his swamp at the Academy.

"Ultimately, Claude’s hopeful tale is a celebration of individuality and the joy in finding those who appreciate you for exactly who you are."--Booklist

Dinosaur Lady: The Daring Discoveries of Mary Anning, the First Paleontologist Cover Image
ISBN: 9781728209517
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Published: Sourcebooks Explore - July 7th, 2020

A beautifully illustrated picture book biography of Mary Anning that will enlighten children about the discovery of the dinosaurs and the importance of female scientists, perfect for fans of The Girl Who Thought in Pictures

The Great Pet Heist Cover Image
By Emily Ecton, David Mottram (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781534455375
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - May 11th, 2021

Ocean’s Eleven meets The Secret Life of Pets in this “classic caper” (Booklist) following a ragtag group of pets who will do whatever it takes to avoid being sent to the pound.

Butterbean knew she wasn’t always a good dog. Still, she’d never considered herself a BAD dog—until the morning that her owner, Mrs.

Hello, Neighbor!: The Kind and Caring World of Mister Rogers Cover Image
ISBN: 9780823446186
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Published: Neal Porter Books - April 6th, 2020

Kindness, caring, and reliance on our neighbors are more important now than ever before. We all need more Mister Rogers in our lives.

In difficult times, Mister Rogers' Neighborhood provided a refuge for children and their families alike; a way to understand and talk about what was happening, and find hope for a brighter tomorrow.

The Messy Life of Blue Cover Image
ISBN: 9781499810257
Availability: Backordered
Published: Yellow Jacket - June 16th, 2020

"Readers will laugh out loud, cry, and commiserate with her every step of the way....The protagonist is a feisty, mixed-up, phenomenal delight." Kirkus Reviews

"Shawna Railey has crafted a funny, sensitive, yet relatable narrative around her title character. Anyone who has experienced loss can understand Blue's attempts to come to terms with it.

Midnight at the Barclay Hotel Cover Image
By Fleur Bradley, Xavier Bonet (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780593202913
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - August 24th, 2021

Hunting ghosts and solving the case before checkout? All in a weekend's work.

Read the novel that New York Times bestselling author, Chris Grabenstein calls, "My kind of mystery!"

The Polio Pioneer: Dr. Jonas Salk and the Polio Vaccine Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525646518
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - August 18th, 2020

A SYDNEY TAYLOR NOTABLE BOOK • Learn about the importance of vaccines and the scientific process through the fascinating life of world-renowned scientist Jonas Salk, whose pioneering discoveries changed the world forever.

Shirley Chisholm Is a Verb Cover Image
By Veronica Chambers, Rachelle Baker (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780803730892
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Published: Dial Books - July 28th, 2020

A timely picture book biography about Shirley Chisholm, the first Black woman in Congress, who sought the Democratic nomination to be the president of the United States.

The Silver Arrow Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316539548
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - August 31st, 2021

New York Times bestseller!

A PeopleMagazine Best Book of the Year

"I loved every page.

Swish!: The Slam-Dunking, Alley-Ooping, High-Flying Harlem Globetrotters Cover Image
By Suzanne Slade, Don Tate (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780316481670
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 10th, 2020

The true story of the high-flying Harlem Globetrotters -- the team that changed basketball forever.

In this book you will find one-finger ball-spinning, rapid-fire mini-dribbling, and a ricochet head shot!
You will find skilled athletes, expert players, and electrifying performers -- all rolled into one!

This Way, Charlie (Feeling Friends) Cover Image
By Caron Levis, Charles Santoso (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781419742064
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - April 21st, 2020

From the award-winning team behind Ida, Always comes a story about a friendship that grows between a blind horse and a gruff goat
All the animals at the Open Bud Ranch can see that Jack likes keeping his space to himself. But when Charlie arrives, he doesn’t see Jack at all.