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Just Watch Me!

by Erin Silver
edition: Paperback
  • age: 11 to 14
  • Grade: 5 to 8
tagged: science & technology, friendship, marriage & divorce

Twelve-year-old Simon Rosen has qualified for the Canadian Video Game Championships in Vancouver. If he can get straight As in school, his parents have agreed to take him. The stakes are especially high. His parents are always fighting, and if he can just get them to Vancouver - the place where they fell in love - maybe he can save his family from …

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Nikki Tesla and the Traitors of the Lost Spark (Elements of Genius #3)

by Jess Keating, illustrated by Lissy Marlin
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: humorous stories, science & technology

Ocean's 11 meets Spy School in this hilarious illustrated middle-grade adventure series featuring the world's greatest tween geniuses.

 

Genius Academy is under attack! When a routine operation goes horribly wrong, Nikki Tesla and the team take the blame for an international incident of epic proportions, and the school is shut down indefinitely. A li …

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Nikki Tesla and the Ferret-Proof Death Ray (Elements of Genius #1)

illustrated by Lissy Marlin, by Jess Keating
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: science & technology, humorous stories

"Let the official record show that, I, Nikki Tesla, did not intend to destroy the world."

 

There are only so many times a kid can invent an instrument of global destruction without getting grounded. So when Nikki's death ray accidentally blows up her bedroom (if you can call a pet ferret with an itchy trigger finger an accident), she's sent to the o …

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Margot and the Moon Landing

by A.C. Fitzpatrick, illustrated by Erika Medina
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: self-esteem & self-reliance, science & technology, emotions & feelings

A universal story about speaking, listening, and being heard.

Margot loves space. Astronauts, the stars, and especially the moon landing. So she can’t understand why all of her attempts to communicate her passion fall on disinterested ears. Her mom is patient but distracted; her classmates would rather play kickball; and her teacher just wants her …

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Busy Noisy Construction

edited by Cottage Door Press, by Carmen Crowe, illustrated by Tommy Doyle
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 2 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: business, careers, occupations, cars & trucks, science & technology

Bzz, bzz, bzzrt! A noisy construction crew is busy building in the neighborhood leaving lots of curious neighbors guessing what the new building will be. A toy store? A castle? A carrot café perhaps? Join panda and his animal pals as they investigate the new addition to the neighborhood while also prepping for their biggest basketball game yet. Fo …

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Nikki Tesla and the Fellowship of the Bling (Elements of Genius #2)

by Jess Keating, illustrated by Lissy Marlin
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: humorous stories, science & technology

Ocean's 11 meets Spy School in this hilarious illustrated middle-grade adventure series featuring the world's greatest tween geniuses.

 

"For a group of geniuses who are supposed to help people, we do an awful lot of stealing."

Nikki Tesla and the rest of the Genius Academy team have agreed to pilfer a completely priceless, totally lethal high-tech ri …

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Scientist, Scientist, Who Do You See?

A Scientific Parody

by Chris Ferrie
edition: Hardcover
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: science & technology

A scientific twist on a beloved children's classic that's sure to delight both parent and child!

Scientist, Scientist, Who do you see?
I see Marie Curie in her laboratory!

The adored children's classic Brown Bear, Brown Bear gets a nerdy makeover in this board book by the #1 bestselling science author for kids! Young readers will delight at taking a …

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Acadia Files

Winter Science

by Katie Coppens, illustrated by Holly Hatam
edition: Hardcover
tagged: science & technology

In Book Three of the Acadia Files series, Acadia Greene carries her search for answers into winter. A melting snowman leads her to explore climate change and how to reduce her carbon footprint. The helium balloons at her eleventh birthday party beg questions of molecular structure, weights of gases, and neutral buoyancy. An afternoon making paper a …

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