The Adventure Collection contains 5 non-fiction children's stories, each a different adventure. For grade levels 1-3.
Charlotte's Web by E. B. White (Read by)
Publication Date: 2006-10-01
Wilbur the pig is desolate when he discovers he is destined to be the farmer's Christmas dinner, until his spider friend Charlotte comes up with a plan to save him.
The Crossover by Kwame Alexander; Corey Allen (Narrated by)
Publication Date: 2014-07-15
Fourteen-year-old twin basketball stars Josh and Jordan wrestle with highs and lows on and off the court as their father ignores his declining health.
Duck on a Bike and Other Favorite Stories by David Shannon; Mo Willems (Narrated by); Barbara Bottner; Jack Kent; Walter M. Mayes (Narrated by); Halley Feiffer (Narrated by)
Publication Date: 2010-07-01
A collection of four children's stories, including the title work about a duck who decides to ride a bike and soon influences all the other animals on the farm to ride bikes too.
Funny animal stories by Giles Andreae and others
Publication Date: 2011
Presents three animal stories that teach children lessons about the golden rule, friendship, and encouragement.
Geronimo Stilton #13-#14 - the Phantom of the Subway/ the Temple of the Ruby Fire by Geronimo Stilton; Bill Lobley (Read by)
Publication Date: 2007-12-01
I'm Geronimo Stilton. I run a newspaper, but my true passion is writing adventure stories. In my next two adventures, I search the subway tunnels of New Mouse City for the latest ghost haunting, only to find the fright of my life the ghost turned out to be a cat I also try to keep a legendary gem hidden in the heart of the Amazon jungle from falling into the wrong paws.
Horton and the Kwuggerbug and More Lost Stories by Dr. Seuss
Publication Date: 2014-12-02
A follow-up to The Bippolo Seed and Other Lost Stories by Dr. Seuss!
Knuffle Bunny and Other Stories about Families by Mo Willems (Read by); Lynn Whitfield (Read by); Emily Jenkins (Read by); Cari Best; Rose Lewis; Stephanie Stuve-Bodeen; Ekaterina Gordeeva (Read by); Mia Farrow (Read by)
Publication Date: 2008-07-01
A collection of five stories about families including "Knuffle Bunny," "That New Animal," and "Elizabeti's Doll.".
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis; Michael York (Read by)
Publication Date: 2005-11-01
Two brothers and two sisters enter the magical land of Narnia through an enchanted wardrobe and find themselves caught up in the battle between Aslan, the lion King of Narnia, and the White Witch, who holds the land in her power.
Miss Nelson Is Missing and Other Storybook Classics by Gene Zion; Harry Allard; Marjorie Flack; Virginia Lee Burton; Bruce Johnson (Read by); Cindy B. Haynes (Read by); David de Vries (Read by); Francesl Kelley (Read by); David de Vries (Read by)
Publication Date: 2007-07-01
Contains five storybook classics for children, including "No Roses for Harry," "Miss Nelson is Missing," "The Story About Ping," "The Little House," and "Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel.".
My Teacher Is an Alien by Bruce Coville
Publication Date: 2016-02-01
"Sixth grade is just out of this world..." Susan Simmons can tell that her new substitute teacher is really weird. But she doesn't know how weird until she catches him peeling off his face -- and she realizes that "Mr. Smith" is really an alien! At first no one will believe her -- except Peter Thompson, the class brain. When Peter and Susan discover Mr. Smith's horrible plans for their classmates, they know they have to act fast. Only they can get rid of their extra-terrestrial visitor -- and save the rest of the sixth grade class from a fate worse than math tests!
Owen and Other Stories by Kevin Henkes; Sarah Jessica Parker (Read by); Meryl Streep (Read by); Mary Beth Hurt (Read by)
Publication Date: 2007-08-01
A collection of three stories by Kevin Henkes, including the title work about Owen who's neighbor Mrs. Tweezers convinces Owen's parents that their son is becoming a little too attached to Fuzzy, his beloved yellow blanket, Owen vehemently disagrees. "Can't bring a blanket to school," says nosy Mrs. Tweezers. What will Owen's parents do?
The Pinballs by Betsy Byars; George Guidall (Narrated by); Christina Moore (Narrated by)
Publication Date: 2007-09-28
When you're a pinball, life is a risky game, especially for three adolescent children placed in a foster home. Their hard-won defenses are firmly in place as these three uneasy strangers meet their foster parents. For each of these children who were failed by their families, caring for others is so scary it hurts. No one has been in control. But as their daily lives become dotted with fried chicken dinners, puppies, and birthdays, they begin to hope that even pinballs can be winners.
Star Wars: Rogue One by Disney Press
Publication Date: 2017-03-01
Relive the excitement of Rogue One with this junior novelization that retells the film!
The Strange Case of Origami Yoda by Tom Angleberger
Publication Date: 2011-02-10
A journalist and fiction author, Tom Angleberger has a knack for capturing the lives of today¿s youth. In The Strange Case of Origami Yoda, socially awkward Dwight shows up to school one morning waving a green finger puppet. Strange enough, but then Dwight starts talking in a funny voice and doling out advice. Is it the puppet, or is it Dwight? And will paper Yoda be able to help Dwight convince the girl of his dreams to go to the big dance with him?
Strega Nona and Other Stories from near and Far by Tomie dePaola; Pauline Brailsford (Read by); Arlene Mosel; Jack Kent; Verna Aardema; Ludwig Bemelmans; Rex Robbins (Read by); Peter Thomas (Read by); Melissa Leebaert (Read by); James Earl Jones (Read by)
Publication Date: 2007-08-01
Five stories from around the world.
The Summer Camp Mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner; Aimee Lilly (Read by)
Publication Date: 2007-09-01
Henry, Jessie, Violet, and Benny--four children who used to live alone in a boxcar and now reside with their grandfather--arrive at Camp Seagull overflowing with excitement, but they soon realize that some of the other campers are not above cheating in the annual camp Olympics.
The Teacher from the Black Lagoon and Other Back-to-School Stories by Mike Thaler; Steven Kellogg; Miriam Cohen; Trinka Hakes Noble; Harry Allard; Jonathan Lipnicki (Read by); Diana Canova (Read by); Neil Innes (Read by); David DeVries (Read by)
Publication Date: 2008-06-01
A collection of stories, starting with the "Teacher from the Black Lagoon", where, on the first day of school, a young boy expects only the worst when he discovers that his new teacher is the "monstrous" Mrs. Green.
The Wayside School Collection by Louis Sachar (Read by)
Publication Date: 2010-08-01
Sideways Stories from Wayside School: Presents humorous episodes from the classroom on the thirtieth floor of Wayside School, which was accidentally built sideways with one classroom on each story.
Wonder by R.J. Palacio.
Publication Date: 2018
Ten-year-old Auggie Pullman, who was born with extreme facial abnormalities and was not expected to survive, goes from being home-schooled to entering fifth grade at a private middle school in Manhattan, which entails enduring the taunting and fear of his classmates as he struggles to be seen as just another student.