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Iggy

M.G. Higgins (author)

Publisher: Saddleback Educational Publishing ISBN: 9781630784287

It's the school holiday break, and Iggy is going to Las Vegas to spend time with her dad and stepmom Tiffany. How exciting! Her dad must be planning something big. The Strip. Amusement parks. Thrilling roller coaster rides. But that's not what happens. Iggy is stuck at home in suburbia with Tiffany while her dad works. Then she meets Lucas. His mom is a showgirl, and his dad is an Elvis impersonator. Their house is loud. Colorful. One night Iggy sneaks out and goes with Lucas on an adventure. Her seemingly meek stepmother boldly rescues them when the kids' plan goes awry.

Brother and Sister

Tora Stephenchel (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503846517

A simple story about a brother and a sister. This story helps readers learn the words brother, and, and sister. Bright pictures provide visual cues to help the reader. Additional features include a word list, an introduction to the author, and a letter to caregivers and educators.

Oh Brother

Sonya Spreen Bates (author)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781459824348

Moving to a new city and a new school is never easy. So Lauren is relieved when Callie, Treena and Maddy welcome her into their group. But then Lauren witnesses their reaction to a first grader in a wheelchair. That boy is her little brother, Will. But she’s afraid that if she tells them, they may not want to be friends with her. Soon Lauren finds herself living a double life as she struggles with the challenges of building new friendships and trying to make it up to Will for not acknowledging him at school. At some point Lauren will have to make a decision. What is more important? Friends or family?

My Family

Emily Humphrey (author) Amanda Erb (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641321808

A class assignment shows how different families can be, and what they have in common.

Follow the Signs

Emily Humphrey (author) Kat Uno (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641321761

A series of directions guides the narrator to a wonderful surprise in this vibrantly illustrated story.

Flying to See Grandma

Emily Humphrey (author) Patrick Corrigan (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641321754

Readers will follow along as a young boy packs a suitcase, goes to the airport, and travels by plane to a very special destination.

Different Families

Steffi Cavell-Clarke (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427122209

This timely and sensitive title helps define a family, from members related by birth to stepparents and same-sex parents. Children will learn that loving families look after each other, even if they sometimes disagree or argue.

All Kinds of Families

Anita Ganeri, Ayesha Rubio (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427124234

There are all kinds of families. Families can be big or small and they can change over time. Some families live together and others live apart. In every family there are people who love each other. Who's in your family?

High and Dry

Eric Walters (author) Sabrina Gendron (illustrator)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781459823112

Dylan lives on a remote island in the Pacific Northwest with his parents, but when they have to go to the mainland, his grandfather weathers a storm to come spend time with him. Grandpa’s brought Dylan a number of gifts, and one comes in handy the next day while they are exploring the coast. In fact, this gift leads the duo to a dangerous discovery: a young orca got stuck on the rocks during the storm. Racing against the sun and the heat, Dylan and Grandpa need to work together to figure out how to save the calf while his pod circles nearby.

Genius Jolene

Sara Cassidy (author) Charlene Chua (illustrator)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781459825307

On her annual trip in her father’s 18-wheeler, eight-year-old Jolene is headed to Los Angeles on a six-day road trip to deliver some newsprint with her dad. Just like last year, they tell each other stories and listen to music. They also keep up their favorite tradition: critiquing one type of food at every stop. This time it’s onion rings. But this year is also different. Unlike last year, Jolene’s parents are no longer together. They split up when her father came out as gay. These are big changes for Jolene, but she is spunky and smart and has a good heart. She’s ready for new adventures and to stand up for what’s right—both on and off the road.

Nick Goes Fishing

Joe Yukish (author) Kate Salley Palmer (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641324328

The whole family pitches in when Nick, the youngest, wants to catch a fish on his own.

What's For Dinner?

Karen Hoenecke (author) Bruce Biddle (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641324960

Readers learn the days of the week and basic food vocabulary as they find out what's for dinner.

Tree House

Karen Hoenecke (author) Dennis Graves (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641324854

Readers will follow along as Dad finishes an exciting project for his children.

Thanksgiving

Kathleen Urmston (author) Dennis Graves (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641324793

Celebrate the excitement around this family holiday.

A Surprise for Mom

Kathleen Urmston (author)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641324779

The kids have whipped up a little surprise for Mom. Repetitive text will help readers build fluency

Scary Monster

Kate Eifrig (author) Dennis Graves (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641324601

Can Dad act like a scary monster? Repetitive text will help readers build fluency while playful illustrations keep them laughing.

Paula's Pickle Picnic

Barbara J. Underwood (author) Judith Pfeiffer (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641324403

When her mom gets sick, Paula is worried that their plans might get cancelled. Can Paula save their special day?

My Brother Wants to Be Like Me

Jan Mader (author) Kate Salley Palmer (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641324236

This is a story about a warm loving relationship between two brothers.

Grocery Shopping

Deborah Yannone (author) Barbara Dragony (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641323697

What should Mom and Son buy at the grocery store?

The Fishing Contest

Joe Yukish (author) Kate Salley Palmer (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641323604

When the whole family heads out for a day on the lake, who will make the biggest catch?

Fishing

Joe Yukish (author) Kate Salley Palmer (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641323598

Sibling rivaly prompts two young children to find out who can reel in the biggest catch.

Sammy's Special Day

Kathleen Urmston (author) Gloria Gedeon (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641324571

Everyone in the family has a gift for Sammy and a special surprise planned! Repetitive text will help readers build fluency.

Sammy's Moving

Kathleen Urmston (author) Gloria Gedeon (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641324557

Sammy doesn't know where to turn in the confusion of a family move. Repetitive text will help readers build fluency.

Just Like Mom

Monica Hiris (author) Holly Sierra (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641323970

A boy wants to do everything Mom does on their camping trip.

Just Like Dad

Monica Hiris (author) Paul Drzewiecki (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641323963

Readers will relate to this story of a boy who wants to be just like his parent.