It's Showtime! Summer Reading Program - Kids

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Linda Urban, Tai Alexandra Ricci
Description: Ten-year-old Zoe Elias, who longs to play the piano but must resign herself to learning the organ, instead, finds that her musicianship has a positive impact on her workaholic mother, her jittery father, and her school social life.
Call Number: J FIC Urb
Format: Audiobook
Date Added: Mar 21, 2019
Tim Federle
Description: An eighth-grader who dreams of performing in a Broadway musical concocts a plan to run away to New York and audition for the role of Elliot in the musical version of "E.T."
Call Number: J FIC Fed
Format: Book
Date Added: Mar 21, 2019
Debbie Allen, Kadir Nelson
Description: In this contemporary retelling of the fairy tale "Twelve Dancing Princesses," an African-American reverend in Harlem endeavors to discover why the shoes of his twelve sons are worn to pieces every morning.
Call Number: J 398.2 All
Format: Book
Date Added: Mar 21, 2019
Karen Latchana Kenney
Call Number: J 792.026 Ken
Format: Book
Date Added: Mar 21, 2019
L Rowland-Warne
Description: Photographs and text document the history and meaning of clothing, from loincloths to modern children's clothes.
Call Number: J 391 Row
Format: Book
Date Added: Mar 21, 2019
Lisa Fiedler, Anya Wallach
Description: After twelve-year-old Anya fails to make the soccer team, she decides to pursue her true passion, musical theater, and, with the help of her sister and new friend Austin, pulls together a summer theater troupe.
Call Number: J FIC Fie
Format: Book
Date Added: Mar 21, 2019
Bob Shea
Description: Ballet Cat and her friend Butter Bear have practiced a dance to perform for an audience, but Butter Bear will need a lot of encouragement to try the super high leaps.
Call Number: E She
Format: Book
Date Added: Mar 21, 2019
Bonnie Christensen
Description: A visual introduction to the early years and musical debut of Elvis Presley describes his shy nature and childhood musical experiences before recording a song for his mother's birthday that prompted his discovery and launch into fame.
Call Number: JB Pre
Format: Book
Date Added: Mar 21, 2019
Nancy K Wallace, Lucy Fleming
Description: Provides instructions and guidance on putting on a children's play about a group of kids who investigate an old mansion they think may be haunted.
Call Number: J 812.6 Wal
Format: Book
Date Added: Mar 21, 2019
Janice Weaver, Christopher Lane
Description: Explores the life of Harry Houdini including his childhood, marriage, and death.
Call Number: JB Hou
Format: Book
Date Added: Mar 21, 2019
Barbara Park, Denise Brunkus
Description: Junie B.'s journal entries start with Room One's stomach virus excitement, the first-grade Columbus Day play, and getting the part of the Pinta, the fastest ship.
Call Number: J FIC Par
Format: Book
Date Added: Mar 21, 2019
Lynne Barasch
Description: Presents a picture book biography of Clayton "Peg Leg" Bates, an African American who lost his leg in a factory accident at the age of twelve and went on to become a world-famous tap dancer.
Call Number: JB Bat
Format: Book
Date Added: Mar 21, 2019
Robbie Robertson, Jim Guerinot, Sebastian Robertson, Jared Levine, Chuck Berry
Description: A tribute to more than two dozen legendary music artists who significantly influenced the landscape of music for generations to come, from Ray Charles and Bob Dylan to Chuck Berry and Johnny Cash.
Call Number: KIT J 782.42 Rob
Format: Kit
Date Added: Mar 21, 2019
Valerie Tripp
Call Number: J 792.0226 Tri
Format: Book
Date Added: Mar 21, 2019
Lisa Bany-Winters
Description: Covers basic theater vocabulary, puppetry and pantomime, sound effects, costumes, props, and makeup; includes several play scripts.
Call Number: J 792 Ban
Format: Book
Date Added: Mar 21, 2019
Sheryl Berk
Description: Drama ensues for the Dancing Divas, a team of eight- to twelve-year-old girls who live to dance, as they rehearse in the studio and travel all around competing for titles.
Call Number: J FIC Ber
Format: Book
Date Added: Mar 26, 2019
Daisy Meadows
Description: It's time for the Tippington Variety Show! Rachel and Kirsty have heped the Showtime Fairies find six magic stars, but one is still missing. Can they find it before mean Jack Frost and his goblins ruin the show?--cover.
Call Number: J FIC Mea
Format: Book
Date Added: Mar 26, 2019
Andy Mientus, Rian Sygh
Description: When Jory transfers to St. Genesius Prep, he joins the stage crew and discovers the magic that happens backstage but when some cast members play with a Spirit board, the ghost light goes out and strange things begin to happen.
Call Number: J FIC Mie
Format: Book
Date Added: Mar 21, 2019
Augusta Scattergood
Description: Sixth-grader Theo leaves everything behind to live with his Uncle Chester, a Vietnam War veteran and loner, in Destiny, Florida, but he is drawn to play the piano in Miss Sister's dance school and soon makes friends with the feisty Anabel, a baseball fanatic who invites Theo to help solve a mystery.
Call Number: J FIC Sca
Format: Book
Date Added: Mar 21, 2019
Richard T. Morris, Tom Lichtenheld
Description: Director Billy Waddler is trying to film a documentary about moose, but the moose in question has no intention of spending his life in the woods and his animal friends, who have dreams of their own, help him prove his point.
Call Number: E Mor
Format: Book
Date Added: Mar 21, 2019
Tim Federle, Mark Fearing
Description: Tommy has worn out his parents and sister with his bouncing, clomping, and leaping, but when they convince him to try tap dancing, he finds it the perfect outlet for his energy.
Call Number: E Fed
Format: Book
Date Added: Mar 21, 2019
Kristyn Crow, Molly Schaar Idle
Description: A young zombie gives a haunting performance in her first ballet dance recital.
Call Number: E Cro
Format: Book
Date Added: Mar 21, 2019
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A Crooked Kind Of Perfect [Audiobook]
Linda Urban, Tai Alexandra Ricci
J FIC Urb
Knockin' On Wood: Starring Peg Leg Bates
Lynne Barasch
JB Bat
Better Nate Than Ever
Tim Federle
J FIC Fed
Legends, Icons & Rebels: Music That Changed The World [Kit]
Robbie Robertson, Jim Guerinot, Sebastian Robertson, Jared Levine, Chuck Berry
KIT J 782.42 Rob
Brothers Of The Knight
Debbie Allen, Kadir Nelson
J 398.2 All
Molly's Theater Kit: A Play About Molly For You And Your Friends To Perform.
Valerie Tripp
J 792.0226 Tri
Cool Costumes: How To Stage Your Very Own Show
Karen Latchana Kenney
J 792.026 Ken
On Stage: Theater Games And Activities For Kids
Lisa Bany-Winters
J 792 Ban
Costume
L Rowland-Warne
J 391 Row
Showtime!
Sheryl Berk
J FIC Ber
Curtain Up
Lisa Fiedler, Anya Wallach
J FIC Fie
Taylor The Talent Show Fairy
Daisy Meadows
J FIC Mea
Dance! Dance! Underpants!
Bob Shea
E She
The Backstagers And The Ghost Light
Andy Mientus, Rian Sygh
J FIC Mie
Elvis: The Story Of The Rock And Roll King
Bonnie Christensen
JB Pre
The Way To Stay In Destiny
Augusta Scattergood
J FIC Sca
Ghosts And Gummy Worms: A Readers' Theater Script And Guide
Nancy K Wallace, Lucy Fleming
J 812.6 Wal
This Is A Moose
Richard T. Morris, Tom Lichtenheld
E Mor
Harry Houdini: The Legend Of The World's Greatest Escape Artist
Janice Weaver, Christopher Lane
JB Hou
Tommy Can't Stop
Tim Federle, Mark Fearing
E Fed
Junie B., First Grader: Shipwrecked
Barbara Park, Denise Brunkus
J FIC Par
Zombelina
Kristyn Crow, Molly Schaar Idle
E Cro