Recommended reading for children ages 9-12. Available in print or ebook.
During our rich publishing history, we’ve had the privilege of working with an amazing array of literary talent. Our authors span almost every publishing genre and include best-selling names and burgeoning talent.
SPIN THE GOLDEN LIGHT BULB
It’s the year 2071 and eleven-year-old Kia Krumpet is determined to build her 67 inventions, but she won't have the opportunity to unless she earns a spot at PIPS, the Piedmont Inventor’s Prep School. After she and four of her classmates are selected to compete for a spot at PIPS, they travel by aero-bus to Camp Piedmont to solve a task against 49 other state teams to earn their place at the best inventor's school in the country.
The Crimson Five series is full of stories that encourage kids interested in STEM+ to improve their skills and practice good teamwork.
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Michael Bond poured his personal feelings about the events of his era–the refugee children his family had hosted in the countryside, a war-torn country in recovery, the bustling immigrant neighborhood where he lived–into the story of a little bear from Peru who tries very, very hard to do things right. The result was A Bear Called Paddington. An incredible true tale, this is the first biography about the writer behind the beloved series.
An introduction for middle-grade readers to one of America's most celebrated poets. In Becoming Emily, young readers will learn how as a child, an adolescent, and well into adulthood, Dickinson was a lively social being with a warm family life.