Tom's third grade class has a pet hamster named Squeaks and a tarantula named Hairy. Hopscotch arrives, but the rabbit can't stay forever. Can the students of Room 202 find the rabbit a new home in... More > time? At home, Tom collects racecars and studies ballet. Tom's mother has recently remarried. Life has never been easy for a guy with two teenage sisters, but now he has little brothers, the terrible twosome! *****
Susan Clymer has eleven books published by Scholastic, including three other mysteries in the Animals in Room 202 Quartet: There's a Hamster in My Lunchbox; There's a Tarantula in My Homework; and There's a Frog in My Sleeping Bag. There's a Rabbit in My Backpack is a story about adapting to change for the seven to ten year old reader.< Less
Jake is the youngest and newest member of Adventure Sports, a club for visually impaired children and teenagers. More than anything, Jake wants to be friends with the older kids. To his dismay, the... More > next activity is the Stagecoach Run, a long distance community race. Will Jake overcome his fear of falling outdoors, in miles and miles of unknown space? Will Jake and his friend, Eva, save the litter of kittens at the School for the Blind? This lively, adventurous book will introduce readers to the exciting world of sports for the visually impaired. The illustrations depict the alphabet in Braille. ***** Susan Clymer has eleven books published by Scholastic, including There's a Hamster in My Lunchbox and Nine Lives of AdventureCat.< Less
Summer has arrived! Sylvia's three-year-old brother is driving her crazy and her father has turned into an absentminded inventor. She longs for summer vacation as it used to be. With the discovery of... More > an old family heirloom, her life changes. She meets a dragon and a cat and a motley band of thieves. Sylvia has spoken to animals all her life, but never ever has one talked back to her. And never ever has a fire-breathing creature needed her help so desperately!< Less
Long ago, Seahorse Island could be found on every map. Hundreds of tiny seahorses flitted through the coves like sparkling jewels. Huge seahorses played in the reefs. Or so the wind whispers...
... More > This first Tale of Seahorse Island is the legend of Jeba, a one-of-a-kind girl who loves to run and who dreams of making her own choices.< Less