Ferocious Reads

I Promise

I Promise

David McPhail
EASY MCPHAIL

In this sweetly poignant story from celebrated artist David McPhail, a loving parent has just the right words for explaining that some things in life simply can’t be promised–but family love is forever.

New Red Bike!

New Red Bike!

James Ransome
EASY RANSOME

Up and down! Round and round! Tom is having a blast zooming all over the neighborhood on his new red bike. But when Tom stops by Sam’s house to show off his wheels, he’s in for an unhappy surprise.

Memorial Day

Memorial Day

R.J. Bailey
ORANGE READER 394.262 BAI

Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage emergent readers as they explore this unique holiday. A labeled diagram helps readers understand the symbols of Memorial Day, while a picture glossary reinforces new vocabulary.

Hokey Pokey

Hokey Pokey

Jerry Spinelli
JUV FICTION SPINELLI

Welcome to Hokey Pokey. A place and a time, when childhood is at its best: games to play, bikes to ride, experiences to be had. There are no adults in Hokey Pokey, just kids, and the laws governing Hokey Pokey are simple and finite. But when one of the biggest kids, Jack, has his beloved bike stolen—and by a girl, no less—his entire world, and the world of Hokey Pokey, turns to chaos.

The Silver Gate

The Silver Gate

Kristin Bailey
JUV FICTION BAILEY

In shepherd boy Elric’s tiny village, people think children like his younger sister, Wynn, are changelings—left by fairies and doomed to curse all around them. As a baby, Wynn was born with developmental delays, and according to the rules, she was supposed to be abandoned in the woods. Instead Elric’s mother saved his sister and hid her away for eleven years.

The Thoroughbred Horse

The Thoroughbred Horse

Sara Green
JUV 636.1 GRE

Ever seen a horse race? You may have been watching Thoroughbreds speed around the track. Pick up this exciting book and discover why the Thoroughbred is a hot-blooded horse breed known for its fierce spirit, incredible speed, and unstoppable energy!