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  • Saving the world and other extreme sports [downloadable ebook]

    Saving the world and other extreme sports2007

    by James Patterson

    (86,416)

    Summary: The time has come for Max, Fang, Iggy, Nudge, Gasman, and Angel to face their ultimate enemy and, despite many obstacles, try to save the world from a sinister plan to re-engineer a select population into a scientifically superior master race.

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  • Theodosia and the Staff of Osiris [downloadable ebook]

    Theodosia and the Staff of Osiris2011

    by R. L LaFevers

    (3,535)

    Summary: When mummies go missing all over London, eleven-year-old Theodosia puts aside her fight against the Serpents of Chaos to save her father, who is suspected in the thefts, all the while avoiding a string of new governesses.

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  • Toad heaven [downloadable ebook]

    Toad heaven2008

    by Morris Gleitzman

    (551)

    Summary: Despite the opposition of Ancient Eric and Malcolm, Limpy goes on a quest to find a place where cane toads can be safe from humans and live in harmony. In the hysterically funny sequel to Toad Rage,...  more »

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  • Theodosia and the eyes of Horus [downloadable ebook]

    Theodosia and the eyes of Horus2011

    by R. L LaFevers

    (2,862)

    Summary: Eleven-year-old Theodosia's ability to detect black magic raises her suspicions about a magician known as the Great Awi Bubu, while Henry, home for the spring holidays, discovers an artifact at the...  more »

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  • The red pyramid [downloadable ebook]

    The red pyramid2011

    by Rick Riordan

    (300,115)

    Summary: Brilliant Egyptologist Dr. Julius Kane accidentally unleashes the Egyptian god Set, who banishes the doctor to oblivion and forces his two children to embark on a dangerous journey, bringing them...  more »

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  • Stravaganza [downloadable ebook] / city of ships

    Stravaganza / city of ships2010

    by Mary Hoffman

    Summary: Feeling inferior to her talented twin brother, teenaged Isabel is transported to a parallel world that resembles the Italian Renaissance city-state of Ravenna, where she tries to save the city from attack by the fierce Gate people.

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  • Scorpia [downloadable ebook]

    Scorpia2006

    by Anthony Horowitz

    (51,217)

    Summary: After being told that his father was an assassin for a criminal organization, fourteen-year-old Alex goes to Italy to find out more and becomes involved in a plan to kill thousands of English school children.

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  • Theodosia and the Serpents of Chaos [downloadable ebook]

    Theodosia and the Serpents of Chaos2011

    by R. L LaFevers

    (7,416)

    Summary: Twelve-year-old Theo uses arcane knowledge and her own special talent when she encounters two secret societies, one sworn to protect the world from ancient Egyptian magic and one planning to harness...  more »

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  • Airman [downloadable ebook]

    Airman2008

    by Eoin Colfer

    (18,433)

    Summary: In the late nineteenth century, when Conor Broekhart discovers a conspiracy to overthrow the king, he is branded a traitor, imprisoned, and forced to mine for diamonds under brutal conditions while...  more »

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  • Artemis Fowl [downloadable ebook] / the eternity code

    Artemis Fowl / the eternity code2009

    by Eoin Colfer

    (116,667)

    Summary: After Artemis uses stolen fairy technology to create a powerful microcomputer and it is snatched by a dangerous American businessman, Artemis, Juliet, Mulch, and the fairies join forces to try to retrieve it.

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  • The Gentleman Outlaw and me [downloadable ebook]

    The Gentleman Outlaw and me2007

    by Mary Downing Hahn

    (443)

    Summary: In 1887 twelve-year-old Eliza, disguised as a boy and traveling toward Colorado in search of her missing father, falls in with a Gentleman Outlaw and joins him in his illegal schemes.

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  • The magician's elephant [downloadable ebook]

    The magician's elephant2009

    by Kate DiCamillo

    (19,747)

    Summary: When ten-year-old orphan Peter Augustus Duchene encounters a fortune teller in the marketplace one day and she tells him that his sister, who is presumed dead, is in fact alive, he embarks on a...  more »

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  • Maude March on the run!, or, Trouble is her middle name [downloadable ebook]

    Maude March on the run!, or, Trouble is her middle name2008

    by Audrey Couloumbis

    (349)

    Summary: Due to a misunderstanding over her involvement in a botched robbery, Maude, with younger sister Sallie, hides out at the home of an uncle, but when she is discovered and arrested, the orphaned sisters flee, trying to clear Maude's name.

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  • The story of Cirrus Flux [downloadable ebook]

    The story of Cirrus Flux2010

    by Matthew Skelton

    (383)

    Summary: In 1783 London, the destiny of an orphaned boy and girl becomes intertwined as the boy, Cirrus Flux, is pursued by a sinister woman mesmerist, a tiny man with an all-seeing eye, and a...  more »

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  • Afternoon on the Amazon [downloadable ebook]

    Afternoon on the Amazon1995

    by Mary Pope Osborne

    (13,399)

    Summary: Eight-year-old Jack, his seven-year-old sister, Annie, and Peanut the mouse ride in a tree house to the Amazon rain forests, where they encounter giant ants, flesh-eating piranhas, hungry crocodiles, and wild jaguars.

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  • The mysterious Benedict Society and the prisoner's dilemma [downloadable ebook]

    The mysterious Benedict Society and the prisoner's dilemma2009

    by Trenton Lee Stewart

    (32,285)

    Summary: When an unexplained blackout engulfs Stonetown, Benedict Society members Reynie, Kate, Sticky, and Constance follow clues on an adventure that threatens to separate them from their families, friends, and even one another.

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  • Toys go out [downloadable ebook] / being the adventures of a knowledgeable Stingray, a toughy little Buffalo, and someone called Plastic

    Toys go out / being the adventures of a knowledgeable Stingray, a toughy little Buffalo, and someone called Plastic2008

    by Emily Jenkins

    (4,219)

    Summary: Six stories relate the adventures of three best friends, who happen to be toys.

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  • The miraculous journey of Edward Tulane [downloadable ebook]

    The miraculous journey of Edward Tulane2009

    by Kate DiCamillo

    (75,972)

    Summary: Edward Tulane, a cold-hearted and proud toy rabbit, loves only himself until he is separated from the little girl who adores him and travels across the country, acquiring new owners and listening to their hopes, dreams, and histories.

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  • Crocodile Tears [downloadable ebook]

    Crocodile Tears2010

    by Anthony Horowitz

    (28,313)

    Summary: "Targeted by a hitman and under threat of his past being exposed by the media, Alex reluctantly turns to MI6. But their help doesn't come cheap: they need Alex to spy on the activities at a GM crop...  more »

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  • The assault [downloadable ebook]

    The assault2012

    by Brian Falkner

    (468)

    Summary: In the year 2030, six teens who have been modified to look like the aliens who are battling for control of Earth go behind enemy lines and discover a shocking, secret alien project.

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  • The final warning [downloadable ebook]

    The final warning2008

    by James Patterson

    (64,775)

    Summary: While on a mission to Antarctica to save the world from global warming, fourteen-year-old Maximum Ride and the other members of the Flock--a band of genetically modified children who can fly--are...  more »

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  • This book is not good for you [downloadable ebook]

    This book is not good for you2009

    by Pseudonymous Bosch

    (20,347)

    Summary: Cass's mom is kidnapped by the evil dessert chef, Señor Hugo, who requests the legendary tuning fork as ransom, leading Cass and Max-Ernest to try finding the magical instrument in time.

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  • The monstrous memoirs of a mighty McFearless [downloadable ebook]

    The monstrous memoirs of a mighty McFearless2006

    by Ahmet Zappa

    (350)

    Summary: With the help of Dr. Devilstone and a book called the Monstranomicon, Minerva and her brother Max go to the evil Zarmaglorg's Castle Doominstinkinfart to rescue their father, whom they have discovered comes from a long line of monsterminators.

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  • Museum of thieves [downloadable ebook]

    Museum of thieves2010

    by Lian Tanner

    (4,396)

    Summary: Goldie, an impulsive and bold twelve-year-old, escapes the oppressive city of Jewel, where children are required to wear guardchains for their protection, and finds refuge in the extraordinary Museum...  more »

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  • A conspiracy of kings [downloadable ebook]

    A conspiracy of kings2010

    by Megan Whalen Turner

    (20,033)

    Summary: Kidnapped and sold into slavery, Sophos, an unwilling prince, tries to save his country from being destroyed by rebellion and exploited by the conniving Mede empire.

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  • Snakehead [downloadable ebook]

    Snakehead2007

    by Anthony Horowitz

    (41,204)

    Summary: While working with the Australian Secret Service on a dangerous mission, teenaged spy Alex Rider uncovers information about his parents.

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  • Simon and the Gelfin [downloadable ebook]

    Simon and the Gelfin2011

    by Jak Kelly

    Summary: The Gelfin is a cross between a goblin and an elf, his name is Gilton Donks. Gilton and his mother and father are exiled to an island where the mad goblin Mullatok lives. After escaping on the back...  more »

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  • The seven keys of Balabad [downloadable ebook]

    The seven keys of Balabad2009

    by Paul Haven

    (155)

    Summary: Unlike his news-reporter father and art-historian mother who find living in the ancient, war-torn country of Balabad endlessly interesting, twelve-year-old Oliver, homesick for New York City, feels...  more »

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  • If you're reading this, it's too late [downloadable ebook]

    If you're reading this, it's too late2008

    by Pseudonymous Bosch

    (22,919)

    Summary: Cass and Max-Ernest discover the Museum of Magic, unscramble more coded messages, and solve new mysteries in their attempt to thwart the Terces Society's ambitions of discovering immortality.

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  • The name of this book is secret [downloadable ebook]

    The name of this book is secret2007

    by Pseudonymous Bosch

    (49,026)

    Summary: Two eleven-year-old misfits try to solve the mystery of a dead magician and stop the evil Dr. L and Ms. Mauvais, who are searching for the secret of immortality.

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  • First light [downloadable ebook]

    First light2007

    by Rebecca Stead

    (5,519)

    Summary: When twelve-year-old Peter and his family arrive in Greenland for his father's research, he stumbles upon a secret his mother has been hiding from him all his life, and begins an adventure he never imagines possible.

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  • The mask wearer [downloadable ebook]

    The mask wearer2011

    by Bryan Perro

    (1,333)

    Summary: To defeat the forces of evil which threaten his world, young Amos Daragon, aided by mythical animal friends, sets out on a journey to find four masks that harness the forces of nature and sixteen powerful stones that give the masks their magic.

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  • Zorgamazoo [downloadable ebook]

    Zorgamazoo2008

    by Robert Paul Weston

    (1,901)

    Summary: Imaginative and adventurous Katrina eludes her maniacal guardian to help Morty, a member of a vanishing breed of zorgles, with his quest to uncover the fate of the fabled zorgles of Zorgmazoo as well...  more »

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  • The angel experiment [downloadable ebook]

    The angel experiment2005

    by James Patterson

    (201,590)

    Summary: After the mutant Erasers abduct the youngest member of their group, the "birdkids," who are the result of genetic experimentation, take off in pursuit and find themselves struggling to understand...  more »

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  • Masters of disaster [downloadable ebook]

    Masters of disaster2010

    by Gary Paulsen

    (790)

    Summary: Twelve-year-old Henry's grand adventures spell disaster for best chums Riley and Reed, who always seems to land in a pile of "smelly goo."

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  • The mysterious Benedict Society [downloadable ebook]

    The mysterious Benedict Society2008

    by Trenton Lee Stewart

    (117,991)

    Summary: After passing a series of mind-bending tests, four children are selected for a secret mission that requires them to go undercover at the Learning Institute for the Very Enlightened, where the only rule is that there are no rules.

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  • The mysterious Benedict Society and the perilous journey [downloadable ebook]

    The mysterious Benedict Society and the perilous journey2008

    by Trenton Lee Stewart

    (41,501)

    Summary: Reynie, Kate, Sticky, and Constance, all graduates of the Learning Institute for the Very Enlightened and members of the Benedict Society, embark on a scavenger hunt that turns into a desperate search for the missing Mr. Benedict.

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  • Rainstorm [downloadable ebook]

    Rainstorm2007

    by Barbara Lehman

    (972)

    Summary: In this wordless picture book, a boy finds a mysterious key which leads him on an adventure one rainy day.

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  • The adventures of Benny [downloadable ebook]

    The adventures of Benny2009

    by Steve Shreve

    (133)

    Summary: A resourceful young boy's adventures introduce him to a host of characters, including Bigfoot, a mummy, pirates, monkeys, and his very own Booger-Man.

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  • The dragon's eye [downloadable ebook]

    The dragon's eye2006

    by Dugald Steer

    (2,445)

    Summary: Something that I still could hardly make out was flying round and round th room, I could see wings, scales, and a wisp of smoke rising from its nostrils. I saw it fly over to the other side of the...  more »

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