Breaking Cat News


Extra! Extra! Here’s what is happening in the cats’ world! Cartoonist Georgia Dunn brings you Breaking Cat News:Cats Reporting on the News that Matters to Cats! You’ll get the inside scoop on cats’ feelings towards boxes, food, midnight runs and yes, those mysterious glowing red dots. You will get more insight on why they have a lack of love for… Read more »

Mission Mumbai


Dylan Moore, is in for the adventure of his life! In Mahtab Narsiman’s Mission Mumbai, Dylan is excited to join his best friend Rohit on a trip with his family to India. Not only is a chance for him to escape his constantly fighting parents, but for a young photographer it’s a dream come true. Rohit isn’t nearly as enthusiastic… Read more »

We Will Not Be Silent


We Will Not Be Silent: the White Rose Student Resistance Movement That Defied Adolf Hitler by Russell Freedman   Freedman, the author of many award-winning children’s books, turns his attention to Austrian-born Hans Scholl and his sister Sophie. Although they joined the Hitler Youth as young children, they turned against the Nazi regime and formed the White Rose, a group that… Read more »

Holocaust Remembrance Day is May 5

Somewhere There is Still a Sun  by Michael Gruenbaum When the Nazis invade Czechoslovakia in 1941, twelve-year-old Michael and his family are deported from Prague to the Terezin concentration camp, where his mother’s will and ingenuity keep them from being transported to Auschwitz and certain death.       Adam and Thomas by Aharon Appelfeld Adam and Thomas, two nine-year-old… Read more »

Check It Out!: New Non-Fiction

Pink Is For Blobfish: Discovering the World’s Perfectly Pink Animals by Jess Keating The zoologist author of How to Outrun a Crocodile When Your Shoes Are Untied presents an introduction to some of the world’s pink-colored creatures, from monster slugs and ultra-intelligent dolphins to naked mole rats and bloated blobfish.     Glow: Animals with Their Own Night-Lights by W.H…. Read more »