In the book Samantha Spinner and the Spectacular Specs, Samantha and her brother, Nipper, are trying to save their Uncle Paul. He was helping Buffy, Samantha's older sister, with a movie. When Uncle Paul left, he tried to help Samantha and Nipper find him by leaving them notes. Before they can find Uncle Paul, they will need to defeat the SUN and the RAIN. Will they be able to rescue Uncle Paul and be able to defeat the SUN and the RAIN?
Troy Kandoya is a typical government employee who just wants to live his life in peace. But his brother, Lee, a religious leader in the mysterious and highly distrusted Kota, is making that difficult. When strange lights start appearing in the sky and some of the prophecies the Kota released start to come true, the public hatred towards the Kota rises. Lee then approaches Troy with the craziest idea of all.
The book The Newcomers is about a group of high school students trying to find their place in America. These students are from all over the world and most don’t know English. They are all placed in Mr. Williams' newcomers class with a lot to learn. Their teacher, Mr. Williams, does his best to help his students find their place in America, but it is hard when their languages are so different from his own. The author Helen Thorpe sits in on Mr. Williams' class and tells the story from her perspective.
Journey Of The Pale Bear is about a runaway kid named Arthur and his friend, a polar bear. They journey across a fictional world similar to ours. The bear was a gift from the Norwegian King. It's Arthur’s goal to take care of the bear on his way to England. The two outcasts, Arthur and the bear, go on an adventurous journey finding a family and people that he can call friends.
Rad Girls Can is a book about amazing young women who have stepped up in their communities and countries to make a difference. Rad Girls Can touches on 91 stories, some are short, a paragraph or two, and some are long, spanning two to three pages. The book also has stories about different ethnic groups, races, religions, and more! Some of the stories are about women many of us have heard of, like Anne Frank, Lorde, Ruby Bridges, Helen Keller, and others.