Common Core Collection

Books organized on iTunes that are useful

iBooks

Blue Stem List of 2011-2012

TitleAuthorDRALexilePriceNon-FictionNotesLink 
Cam Jansen: The Chocolate Fudge Mystery #14David A. Adler20560L3.99
Amber Brown Sees RedDanziger30/34680L4.99
Flat Stanley, His Original AdventureParmintuan & Brown24640L.99
Mouse & the Motorcycle TheBeverly Cleary34860L5.99
Stories Julian Tells TheCameron & Strugnell30520L4.99
Silly Zoo Animal Jokes & RiddlesSeymour /Simon.99Read Aloud Edition with Highlighting
Sisters Grimm: The Fairy-Tale DetectivesMichael Buckley40840L6.99Bev recom'd
A Year Down YonderPeck50610L6.99
Tarantula Scientist TheMontgomery/Bishop605.99Xhttp://itunes.apple.com/us/book/the-tarantula-scientist/id427555466?mt=11
Kenny & the DragonTony Diterizizzi9.99Interest Level, GR 4-7http://itunes.apple.com/us/book/kenny-the-dragon/id403193672?mt=11
Year of the DogGrace Lin44690L1.99Great Reviewshttp://itunes.apple.com/us/book/the-year-of-the-dog/id357665225?mt=11
Pizza, Pigs and PoetryJack Z Prelutsky5.99XIdeas for writing Poetryhttp://itunes.apple.com/us/book/pizza-pigs-and-poetry/id360633943?mt=11
The JacketClements640L5.99http://itunes.apple.com/us/book/the-jacket/id381617547?mt=11
There’s a Boy in the Girl’s BathroomSachar40490L6.99http://itunes.apple.com/us/book/theres-boy-in-girls-bathroom/id436685899?mt=11
Dear Mr. HenshawBeverly Cleary40910L$5.99http://itunes.apple.com/us/book/dear-mr.-henshaw/id360635641?mt=11
The Indian in the CupboardLynne Reid Banks40780L$6.99A young man receives two presents that will change his life.http://itunes.apple.com/us/book/the-indian-in-the-cupboard/id420546983?mt=11
Why do Puppies Do That?Seymour Simon4.99XInteractive Read-Aloud Editionhttp://itunes.apple.com/us/book/why-do-puppies-do-that-interactive/id462890836?mt=11
Nat Geo Readers: PandasAnne Schreiber243.99XFor beginning readers (other books in the series, Dolphins, Safari)http://itunes.apple.com/us/book/national-geographic-readers/id443964239?mt=11
Being Teddy RooseveltClaudia Mills9.99http://itunes.apple.com/us/book/being-teddy-roosevelt/id385977997?mt=11
The World According to HumphreyBetty G. Birney38670L5.99Bev recom'd GLE 3.6http://itunes.apple.com/us/book/the-world-according-to-humphrey/id357921268?mt=11
Shredderman: Secret IdentityWendelin Van Draanen40520L6.99GLE 4.7There are 4 volumes.http://itunes.apple.com/us/book/shredderman-secret-identity/id420688655?mt=11
Faith, Hope and Ivy JunePhyllis Naylor6.99http://itunes.apple.com/us/book/faith-hope-and-ivy-june/id420683817?mt=11
Magic Tree House #47: Abe Lincoln at Last!Mary Pope Osborne9.99XThere are 54 Magic Tree House books in iBooks!http://itunes.apple.com/us/book/magic-tree-house-47-abe-lincoln/id442165349?mt=11
Ivy and BeanAnnie Barrows24510L9.99Girly, this is the first in a serieshttp://itunes.apple.com/us/book/ivy-and-bean/id475636713?mt=11
How to Steal a DogBarbara O'Connor700L6.99Interest Level 3-5; GLE 4.4http://itunes.apple.com/us/book/how-to-steal-a-dog/id431242264?mt=11
Dodger and MeJordan Sonneblick6.99http://itunes.apple.com/us/book/dodger-and-me/id418294571?mt=11
Where I LiveEileen Spinelli13.99Story Written in Poetryhttp://itunes.apple.com/us/book/where-i-live/id357990485?mt=11
Bunnicula: A Rabbit Tale of MysteryJames Howe40710L5.99GLE 4.9 Interest Level 3-6http://itunes.apple.com/us/book/bunnicula/id466398862?mt=11
Lincoln Library

If you have a library card from Lincoln Library you can check out ebooks for your iPad.
http://libraryonthego.org

Nook, Kindle

Already have a Nook or a Kindle? The iPad will read books from these accounts, just add the appropriate app.

Lincoln Library

Tumble Books, search for iPad to locate approximately 50 books ready for the iPad.

Smithsonian Prehistoric Pals

A link to several good non-fiction text apps from Smithsonian.