Ideal for today's young investigative reader, each A True Book includes lively sidebars, a glossary and index, plus a comprehensive "To Find Out More" section listing books, organizations, and Internet sites. A staple of library collections since the 1950s, the new A True Book series is the definitive nonfiction series for elementary school readers.
What Marion Taught Willis
by Brook Berg; Nathan Alberg (Illustrator)
Call Number: 025.4 BER
Publication Date: 2005-01-01
Young Marion the hedgehog, who wants to be a librarian when she grows up, shows Willis that libraries aren't the boring, dull places he thought they were.
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The Shelf Elf Helps Out
by Jackie Hopkins; Rebecca McKillip Thornburgh (Illustrator)
Call Number: P 372.4 HO
Publication Date: 2006-01-01
"Skoob is back and ready to take students on a journey through the neighborhoods in the library. With help from Stacks, the Grand Dewey Daddy Shelf Elf, Skoob explains the three kinds of addresses a book might have. He elaborates on the addresses from the zero hundreds to the 900s, and includes his trademark rhyme with each category. The included library lessons booklet includes fun ideas and activities for each Dewey category." -- publisher's web site
The Great Dewey Hunt
by Toni Buzzeo; Sachiko Yoshikawa (Illustrator)
Call Number: P 372.4 BUZ
Publication Date: 2009-01-01
Twins Hugh and Louis Abernathy take the lead when their fourth grade class hosts Mr. Hester's second grade class for Mrs. Skorupski's Great Dewey Hunt.