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With so many books in each genre, it can be challenging to find the best books to use in the classroom. Booksource has combed through popular and classic children's literature and assembled the best books to enhance your next genre study.
Artist Biographies Grades 3-6 See All

Frida Kahlo: Famous Mexican Artist

Georgia's Bones

Get To Know Andy Warhol

How The Snail Found Its Colors: The Art Of Matisse

In Mary's Garden

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Author Biographies & Memoirs Grades 3-6 See All

Dr. Seuss: Imaginative Children's Book Writer And Illustrator

It Came From Ohio! My Life As A Writer

J.K. Rowling: Author Of The Harry Potter Series

Jeff Kinney

Judy Blume

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Diverse Biographies Grades 3-6 See All

Amazing Travels Of Ibn Battuta, The

Astrophysicist And Space Advocate Neil deDrasse Tyson

Black Elk's Vision: A Lakota Story

Diego Rivera: His World And Ours

Frederick Douglass And The North Star

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Douglas Florian See All

How To Draw A Dragon

In The Swim

Insectlopedia

Lizards, Frogs, And Polliwogs: Poems And Paintings

Mammalabilia

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Explorers & Adventurers Biographies Grades 3-6 See All

Amelia Earhart

Explore With John Cabot

Explore With Ponce De Leon

Explorers

Explorers Of North America

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Explorers & Adventurers Biographies Grades K-2 See All

Amazing Arctic Explorer Matthew Henson

Amelia Earhart

Into The Deep: The Life Of Naturalist And Explorer William Beebe

Life In The Ocean: The Story Of Oceanographer Sylvia Earle

Mae Jemison

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Folktales From Around The World See All

Chocolate Tree: A Mayan Folktale, The

Finn MacCool And The Giant's Causeway: An Irish Folk Tale

Ganesha's Sweet Tooth

How Tiger Got His Stripes: A Folktale From Vietnam

Hundredth Name, The

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Fractured Fairy Tales Grades 3-6 See All

Big Bad Detective Agency

Birthday Ball, The

Frogged

Rapunzel Cuts Loose

Rapunzel: The One With All The Hair

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Heroes & Leaders Biographies Grades 3-6 See All

Abraham Lincoln And Frederick Douglass: The Story Behind An American Friendship

Barack Obama: Son Of Promise, Child Of Hope

Big George: How A Shy Boy Became President Washington

Book Of Heroes: Tales Of History's Most Daring Guys, The

Book Of Heroines: Tales Of History's Gutsiest Gals, The

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I Am... See All

I Am Albert Einstein

I Am Cleopatra

I Am George Washington

I Am Harriet Tubman

I Am Helen Keller

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Immigrant Biographies Grades 3-6 See All

Always Inventing: A Photobiography Of Alexander Graham Bell

Electrical Wizard: How Nikola Tesla Lit Up The World

Escape! The Story Of The Great Houdini

Famous Immigrants

Genius: A Photobiography Of Albert Einstein

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Inventors & Scientists Grades 3-6 See All

Albert Einstein

Always Inventing: A Photobiography Of Alexander Graham Bell

Astrophysicist And Space Advocate Neil deDrasse Tyson

Electrical Wizard: How Nikola Tesla Lit Up The World

Gregor Mendel: The Friar Who Grew Peas

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Jack Prelutsky See All

Good Sports: Poems About Running, Jumping, Throwing, And More

It's Raining Pigs And Noodles

My Parents Think I'm Sleeping

New Kid On The Block, The

Pizza, Pigs, And Poetry: How To Write A Poem

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Lives Of... See All

Lives Of Extraordinary Women: Rulers, Rebels (And What The Neighbors Thought)

Lives Of The Artists: Masterpieces, Messes (And What The Neighbors Thought)

Lives Of The Athletes: Thrills, Spills (And What The Neighbors Thought)

Lives Of The Musicians: Good Times, Bad Times (And What The Neighbors Thought)

Lives Of The Scientists: Experiments, Explosions (And What The Neighbors Thought)

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New Biography & Memoir Grades 3-6 See All

Children Of Willesden Lane: A True Story Of Hope And Survival During World War II, The

Eleanor Roosevelt In Her Own Words

First Step: How One Girl Put Segregation On Trial, The

Gustave Eiffel's Spectacular Idea: The Eiffel Tower

Mars Science Lab Engineer Diana Trujillo

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New Fantasy & Science Fiction Grades 3-6 See All

Book That Proves Time Travel Happens, The

Girl Who Drank The Moon, The

How To Capture An Invisible Cat

Imaginary, The

Lowriders To The Center Of The Earth

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New Historical Fiction Grades 3-6 See All

Cimarron Girl: The Dust Bowl Years Of Abigail Brubaker

I Survived The Eruption Of Mount St. Helens, 1980

Isabel Feeney, Star Reporter

John Lincoln Clem: Civil War Drummer Boy

Lizzie And The Lost Baby

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New Humor Grades 3-6 See All

Apocalypse Bow Wow

Bad Guys, The

Bad Kitty Goes To The Vet

Dog Man

Fluffy Strikes Back

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New Mystery Grades 3-6 See All

Arf

Bad Luck

Bollywood Burglary

Case Of The Stolen Sculpture, The

Forensics Squad Unleashed

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New Poetry Grades 3-6 See All

Bravo! Poems About Amazing Latinos

Garvey's Choice

I Saw An Invisible Lion Today: Quatrains

Poetry For Kids: Emily Dickinson

Wet Cement: A Mix Of Concrete Poems

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New Realistic Fiction Grades 3-6 See All

Ban This Book

Booked

Cilla Lee-Jenkins: Future Author Extraordinaire

Extra Yard, The

Gertie's Leap To Greatness

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Poetry Anthologies Grades 3-6 See All

Death Of The Hat: A Brief History Of Poetry In 50 Objects, The

Kick In The Head: An Everyday Guide To Poetic Forms, A

Knock At A Star: A Child's Introduction To Poetry

No More Homework! No More Tests!

Poems I Wrote When No One Was Looking

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Shel Silverstein See All

Every Thing On It

Falling Up

Giraffe And A Half, A

Giving Tree, The

Light In The Attic, A

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Sports Biographies Grades 3-6 See All

Able To Play: Overcoming Physical Challenges

Becoming Babe Ruth

Gabby Douglas

Henry Aaron's Dream

LeBron James

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Trickster Tales Grades 3-6 See All

Anansi The Spider: A Tale From The Ashanti

How The Stars Fell Into The Sky

Jabuti The Tortoise: A Trickster Tale From The Amazon

Love And Roast Chicken: A Trickster Tale From The Andes Mountains

Monkey And The Crocodile: A Jakata Tale From India, The

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Who Is...? Biographies See All

Who Are Venus And Serena Williams?

Who Is Bill Gates?

Who Is Dolly Parton?

Who Is George Lucas?

Who Is J. K. Rowling?

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Who Was...? Biographies See All

Who Was Abraham Lincoln?

Who Was Amelia Earhart?

Who Was Betsy Ross?

Who Was Dr. Seuss?

Who Was Eleanor Roosevelt?

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