• Humorous stories (Children's/YA)
      June 2017

      Monster's New Undies

      by Samantha Berger

      A hilarious read-aloud rhyming undie romp with a most surprising END!These are my undies!A sweet work of art!Uh-oh! My undies!They just fell apart. Monster is JUST FINE with his old undies, thank you very much. But when his undies fall apart, what's a mon

    • Classic fiction (Children's/YA)
      July 2017

      Jack and the Beanstalk and the French Fries

      by Mark Teague

      Award-winning author and illustrator Mark Teague tells his humorous version of beloved fairytale classic Jack and the Beanstalk with a delicious twist! FEE FI FO FUM! When Jack trades the family cow for a handful of magic beans, he gets more beans than he

    • Animal stories (Children's/YA)
      May 2017

      Big and Little Are Best Friends

      by Michael Garland

    • Children's & YA

      A Bird in the Orchard

      by Jin Bo

      This is a children’s essay collection which mainly describes birds. The author describes his observation and discovery towards the living habit of more than 30 kinds of birds by using flexible and elegant writing style. We can feel the relation of inte

    • Fiction
      March 2018

      The Orchard

      by Catherine Temma Davidson

      Lisa’s grandfather is turning 100, and her family is gathering from across the country to celebrate at Grandpa Joe’s home—a sprawling apricot orchard in southern California. The orchard is both the heart of their family and a reminder of its past. <br

    • Self-help & personal development
      June 2013

      The Food and Sex Book

      Recipes and Sexipes for the Caring Cook

      by AJ Orchard

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    • Biography: historical, political & military

      Here's To Our Far Flung Empire

      An account of a Colonial upbringing

      by Tony Orchard

      Here's To Our Far-Flung Empire is a fascinating and highly entertaining account of 17 unforgettable years of conflict and comradeship, war and romance, adventure and excitement around the world. Tony Orchard was a product of the British Empire at a time G

    • Teaching of specific groups & persons with special educational needs
      January 2003

      Themed Activities for People with Learning Difficulties

      by Orchard Hill College, Melinda Hutchinson

      User-friendly and practical, this is an excellent resource for all professionals looking to run creative sessions with people with profound and complex learning difficulties. Using a selection of twenty everyday objects, it provides resource materials,

    • General fiction (Children's/YA)
      March 2017

      Princess Truly in I Am Truly

      by Kelly Greenawalt

      Dream big with Princess Truly, an adorable new diverse character who knows she can be anything she wants to be! Princess Truly is strong and confident, beautiful and brave, bright and brilliant. She can do anything she sets her mind to... I can fly to the

    • Gardening: growing fruit & vegetables
      August 2015

      GROWING ORCHARD FRUITS

      A directory of varieties and how to cultivate them successfully

      by Richard Bird Kate Whiteman

      Orchard fruits can be some of the most enjoyable crops that come from the garden. Fruit trees can be decorative, grown either individually or trained as fans and espaliers. In this book, the main types of tree fruits are described and illustrated, and the

    • Garden design & planning
      August 2009

      How to Grow Orchard Fruits

      A practical gardening guide for great results, with step-by-step techniques and 140 colour photographs

      by Richard Bird Kate Whiteman

      The main types of tree fruit are described in this handy guide, with useful information about the varieties that can be grown, their history, cultivation requirements and cooking uses. There is essential advice on preparing the soil and making compost; ch

    • September 2017

      MARY MCSCARY 

      by Stine, R. L.

      Two children’s book icons unite in this zany, mischief-filled picture book that’s both spooky and laugh-out-loud funny! Mary McScary loves being scary. Only her cousin, Harry McScary, seems immune to her usual tricks. Little does Harry know, he’s in for

    • February 2010

      Ten Things I Hate About Me

      by Randa Abdel-fattah

      Randa Abdel-Fattah's new novel about about finding your place in life . . . and learning to accept yourself and your culture. "At school I'm Aussie-blonde Jamie -- one of the crowd. At home I'm Muslim Jamilah -- driven mad by my Stone Age dad. I should w

    • December 2009

      The Season

      by Sarah MacLean

      Murder, treason, ballgowns, and boys . . . Regency London has never been so deliciously treacherous, adventure-filled, or . . . romantic! Seventeen year old Lady Alexandra is strong-willed and sharp-tongued -- in a house full of older brothers and their

    • July 2015

      An Island Like You

      by Judith Ortiz Cofer

      Judith Ortiz Cofer's Pura Belpré award-winning collection of short stories about life in the barrio! Rita is exiled to Puerto Rico for a summer with her grandparents after her parents catch her with a boy. Luis sits atop a six-foot mountain of hubcaps in

    • May 2015

      Stuart Goes to School

      by Sara Pennypacker, Martin Matje

      "This hilarious sequel to Stuart's Cape is a witty chapter book about an eight-year-old worrier's first day of school. Our favorite worrier is back, and Stuart is about to start third grade. As he makes his way to the first day of school, wearing

    • November 2011

      Ready, Freddy! #20: Apple Orchard Race

      by Abby Klein, John McKinley

      With more than 3.2 million copies sold across all channels, READY, FREDDY! is a huge success with first-grade readers! Freddy Thresher's first-grade class is taking a field trip to the local apple orchard. Best of all, whoever finds the hidden wooden app

    • November 2010

      Children of the Lamp #6: The Five Fakirs of Faizabad

      by P.B. Kerr

      John and Philippa Gaunt are off on another spellbinding adventure in bestselling author P. B. Kerr's Children of the Lamp series! John and Philippa Gaunt are all ready for their lives to return to normal now that their mother has given up her djinn power

    • February 2016

      The Paperboy

      by Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey

      In the still before dawn, while the rest of the world is sleeping, a boy and his dog leave the comfort of their warm bed to deliver newspapers. As the boy pedals his bike along a route he knows by heart, his dog runs by his side, both enjoying a world tha

    • November 2011

      Children of the Lamp #7: The Grave Robbers of Genghis Khan

      by P. B. Kerr

      The final installment of bestselling P. B. Kerr's magical Children of the Lamp series! Djinn twins John and Philippa are off on another enchanting, and dangerous, adventure in the last book in the bestselling Children of the Lamp series. As volcanoes beg

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