Fly High, John Glenn: The Story of an American Hero

by Kathleen Krull

This thorough overview of the life of John Glenn is accompanied by vibrant illustrations. Kathleen Krull captures Glenn’s full life in a book that reads easily and provides fascinating details about his childhood interests and the experiences that led to his being the first American to orbit the earth.

The Boy who grew Dragons

by Andy Shepherd

Tomas discovers a strange tree at the bottom of his grandpa's garden. It is growing a fruit that he takes back to his house, and he is amazed when a tiny dragon hatches. Life with his dragon, Flicker, is fun and unpredictable! Then something extraordinary happens - more dragonfruits appear on the tree.

Dandelion's Dream

by Yoko Tanaka

In this wordless book, a happy dandelion views the world with wonder.