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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer - 1995

by Mark Twain

Join Tom Sawyer's wild adventures along the banks of the Mississippi River in this exciting addition to the Step into Classics line. Tom and his best friend, Huck Finn, share exciting make-believe escapades as treasure hunters, swashbuckling pirates, and soldiers in battle. They also unwittingly become real-life witnesses to a terrible crime! - Amazon


Always, Abigail

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Always, Abigail - 2016

by Nancy Cavanaugh

From the award-winning author of This Journal Belongs to Ratchet, a hilarious and heartwarming story told exclusively through lists and letters.
Sixth Grade To Do List:
1. Make the Pom Pom Squad!
2. Be best friends forever with Alli and Cami
3. Don't panic when #1 and #2 look like they're totally not going to happen
Abigail and her two best friends are poised for a life of pom-poms and popularity. But not only does Abigail end up in a different homeroom, she doesn't make the...  read more »


Anna & Elsa #9: Anna Takes Charge

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Anna & Elsa #9: Anna Takes Charge - 2017

by Erica David

When Elsa has to leave Arendelle for a day, Anna is left in charge! Princess Anna, Queen Elsa, Olaf the snowman, and all the characters from Disney Frozen star in this magical chapter-book series perfect for newly independent readers ages 6 to 9. - Amazon


Ballpark Mysteries #13: The Capital Catch

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Ballpark Mysteries #13: The Capital Catch - 2017

by David A. Kelly

Batter up! Baseball action and exciting whodunits star in this series! Next up is Washington D.C. and the Nationals team!
 
Mike and Kate are about to face their biggest, most important mystery yet! Why? It involves the president of the United States! The president's brother is a catcher on the Nationals baseball team, and someone is stealing his equipment! Can these super-sleuths help the commander in chief catch a criminal?
 
Ballpark Mysteries are the all-star matchup of...  read more »


Batgirl at Super Hero High

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Batgirl at Super Hero High - 2017

by Lisa Yee

Get your cape on with the DC Super Hero Girls™- the unprecedented new Super Hero universe especially for girls! Readers of all ages can fly high with the all-new adventures of Wonder Woman™, Supergirl™, Batgirl™, and some of the world's most iconic female super heroes as high schoolers!
 
Batgirl has always hidden in the shadows-but does she have what it takes to stand in the spotlight at Super Hero High?
 
Barbara Gordon has always been an off-the-charts,...  read more »


The Beast Within: A Tale of Beauty's Prince

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The Beast Within: A Tale of Beauty's Prince - 2014

by Serena Valentino

A cursed prince sits alone in a secluded castle. Few have seen him, but those who claim they have say his hair is wild and nails are sharp--like a beast's! But how did this prince, once jovial and beloved by the people, come to be a reclusive and bitter monster? And is it possible that he can ever find true love and break the curse that has been placed upon him? - Amazon


Big Nate: Revenge of the Cream Puffs

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Big Nate: Revenge of the Cream Puffs - 2016

by Lincoln Peirce

Here come the Cream Puffs! Nate and his baseball team, saddled with the most embarrassing moniker in Little League history, want to show the world they; re not just a bunch of cupcakes. But it won; t be easy. Their opponents mock them. The local sports section misprints Nate; s name—THREE TIMES. And now, on the day of the big game, illness and injuries have the team facing a crushing defeat . . . unless the unlikeliest Cream Puff of all can come in from the bullpen and save the day. With...  read more »


Bonita

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Bonita - 2016

by Ellen Miles

Charles and Lizzie Peterson love puppies. Their family fosters these young dogs, giving them love and proper care, until they can find the perfect forever home.

Lizzie is shocked to see that Aunt Amanda has returned home from her vacation to Puerto Rico with an injured puppy. Bonita is a street dog with a hurt leg. Lizzie and her friends decide to raise the money for the puppy's operation. Will Lizzie be able to help this sweet dog?
- Amazon


Boomer

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Boomer - 2015

by Ellen Miles

Welcome to the Puppy Place--where every puppy finds a home!

Charles and Lizzie Peterson love puppies. Their family fosters these young dogs, giving them love and proper care, until they can find the perfect forever home.

Lizzie's mom has three of her best friends coming over to visit for a long weekend when the Peterson's get a call about Boomer, a big mixed breed puppy who needs a place to stay. Can Lizzie take care of him without ruining mom's plans?
- Amazon


A Boy Called Bat

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A Boy Called Bat - 2017

by Elana K. Arnold

From acclaimed author Elana K. Arnold and with illustrations by Charles Santoso, A Boy Called Bat is the first book in a funny, heartfelt, and irresistible young middle grade series starring an unforgettable young boy on the autism spectrum.
For Bixby Alexander Tam (nicknamed Bat), life tends to be full of surprises-some of them good, some not so good. Today, though, is a good-surprise day. Bat's mom, a veterinarian, has brought home a baby skunk, which she needs to take care of until she...  read more »


The Boy Who Knew Everything

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The Boy Who Knew Everything - 2015

by Victoria Forester

Conrad Harrington III doesn't want to be a super genius; he just wants to live a normal life. But with Conrad's father the newly-elected President of the United States, he knows being normal isn't really an option. When suspicious disasters suddenly start happening all over the globe, his best friend Piper McCloud knows the world needs Conrad's gifts―and that all of the exceptional children need him to lead them in order to put a stop to it.
Can they work together to save themselves. . ....  read more »


Candy Kingdom Chaos

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Candy Kingdom Chaos - 2017

by Carolyn Keene

Help Nancy and her friends solve a sweet mystery at the new Candy Kingdom amusement park in the seventh book in the interactive Nancy Drew Clue Book mystery series.

The new Candy Kingdom theme park is opening in River Heights and Nancy, Bess, and George can't wait! The park is supposed to have candy-themed rides, attractions, arcade games, and more, so when Bess wins four free passes to the park, she invites Nancy, George and their good friend, Nadine Nardo to check it out.

But...  read more »


Charlotte's Web

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Charlotte's Web - 2012

by E. B. White

The forty-seven black-and-white drawings by Garth Williams have all the wonderful detail and warmhearted appeal that children love in his work. Incomparably matched to E.B. White's marvelous story, they speak to each new generation, softly and irresistibly.
Sixty years ago, on October 15, 1952, E.B. White's Charlotte's Web was published. It's gone on to become one of the most beloved children's books of all time. To celebrate this milestone, the renowned Newbery Medalist Kate DiCamillo has...  read more »


City in the Clouds

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City in the Clouds - 1999

by Tony Abbott

Uh-oh! Neal has a problem. He's turned into a bug-again. Eric andJulie hope someone in Droon can help. Princess Keeah thinks theremight be a cure in the City in the Clouds. Too bad the friends only have one day before the city disappears! - Amazon


Claws!

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Claws! - 2011

by R.l. Stine

The Hall of Horrors is open. Step into the nightmare! Mickey is put in charge of his vacationing neighbors; cat, Bella. His best friend Amanda comes along to help out. All they have to do is make sure Bella has enough to eat and doesn; t destroy the furniture. Seems simple enough. But Bella escapes from the house and is hit by a car. Mickey feels awful. What is he going to do? Amanda has an idea to replace the cat with a look-alike from the local pet store, Cat Heaven. They find a cat that...  read more »


Curse of the Boggin

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Curse of the Boggin - 2016

by D. J. MacHale

Leave the lights on for this first book in a new thriller series! The author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Pendragon invites you to enter The Library, where the stories you can't finish just might finish you.

There's a place beyond this world where spirits tell their tales-stories that ended too soon, or don't end at all. It's a place for unexplainable things: mysteries without solutions. Ghosts. Boogeymen. They all have a story.
 
Marcus and his friends have found the...  read more »


Dark Shadows: Yes, Another Misadventure

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Dark Shadows: Yes, Another Misadventure - 2017

by Doreen Cronin

The Chicken Squad is back for their fourth (mis)adventure, and this time they're facing their darkest mystery yet: shadows! A hilarious, "easy to read" (Booklist) chapter book from the bestselling author of Click, Clack, Moo and The Trouble with Chickens.

There's a big, SHADOWY, mystery lurking about on what was supposed to be a nice chicken-family vacation to a farm. Sugar is certain that she is being watched, and when Poppy's beloved shoe (the shoe that keeps her safe and snug) goes...  read more »


Dash

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Dash - 2016

by Kirby Larson

Although Mitsi Kashino and her family are swept up in the wave of anti-Japanese sentiment following the attack on Pearl Harbor, Mitsi never expects to lose her home -- or her beloved dog, Dash. But, as World War II rages and people of Japanese descent are forced into incarceration camps, Mitsi is separated from Dash, her classmates, and life as she knows it. The camp is a crowded and unfamiliar place, whose dusty floors, seemingly endless lines, and barbed wire fences begin to unravel the...  read more »


The Disappearing Floor

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The Disappearing Floor - 1992

by Franklin W. Dixon

Once again Frank and Joe Hardy take on a puzzling case when their famous detective father asks the boys to assist him in tracking down a notorious jewel thief and his accomplices. The trail leads to the outskirts of the Hardys' home town and to a weirdly guarded mansion on the old Perth estate. With their pal Chet Morton, the brothers must tackle the mystery of the mansion heir's sudden death. A disappearing floor, a huge, savage-looking, hound, a galloping ghost, and a college professor's...  read more »


Dog Diaries #10: Rolf

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Dog Diaries #10: Rolf - 2017

by Kate Klimo

A dachshund loses a leg and finds his life's calling-as a therapy dog!
 
Scrappy dachshund Rolf von Noodle may be missing a hind leg, but he's got attitude and can-do spirit to spare! If anything, his tripod status gives him something special: real empathy for people overcoming physical challenges. And as his owner Mindy discovers, it makes him an ideal choice to become a therapy dog. With realistic black-and-white illustrations and an appendix that includes photographs and information...  read more »


Dragon; s Breath

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Dragon; s Breath - 2008

by E. D. Baker

E. D. Baker is the author of The Tales of the Frog Princess series, including The Frog Princess , which was in part the inspiration for a new Disney movie which will be released this fall ( The Princess and the Frog ). Baker is also the author of Wings: A Fairy Tale . She lives with her family and many pets in Maryland. Visit www.edbakerbooks.com Also available in hardcover ISBN: 1-58234-858-8 ISBN-13: 978-1582-34858-2 Price: $15.95 (hardcover) Don; t miss the companion volumes The Frog...  read more »


Dream on, Amber

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Dream on, Amber - 2015

by Emma Shevah

My name is Amber Alessandra Leola Kimiko Miyamoto. I have no idea why my parents gave me all those hideous names but they must have wanted to ruin my life, and you know what? They did an amazing job . As a half-Japanese, half-Italian girl with a ridiculous name, Amber; s not feeling molto bene (very good) about making friends at her new school. But the hardest thing about being Amber is that a part of her is missing. Her dad. He left when she was little and he isn; t coming back. Not for her...  read more »


Ever After High: The Secret Diary of Raven Queen

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Ever After High: The Secret Diary of Raven Queen - 2017

by Heather Alexander

An exciting paper-over-board middle grade novel featuring Raven Queen, daughter of the Evil Queen!

Dear Diary,

I'm so hexcited for spring break! It's royally disappointing that Dad has to cut our time together short, but it's royally cool that I get to spend the break with my best friends forever after, Madeline Hatter and Cerise Hood! I just hope I can shake this fairy, fairy weird feeling I've been having. It's almost as if my mom, the Evil Queen, put a curse on me! But she's...  read more »


Fancy Nancy: Nancy Clancy, Late-Breaking News!

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Fancy Nancy: Nancy Clancy, Late-Breaking News! - 2017

by Jane O'Connor

From New York Times bestselling team Jane O'Connor and Robin Preiss Glasser comes the eighth and final installment of the Fancy Nancy chapter book series: Nancy Clancy and the Late-Breaking News!
Nancy Clancy is working to be the star reporter of the Third Grade Gazette-that's a fancy word for newspaper. When the latest issue comes out, Nancy and Bree decide the articles just aren't interesting enough and set out to find some really exciting news to report on. But when Nancy overhears...  read more »


Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them - 2017

by Newt Scamander

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Newt Scamander's classic compendium of magical creatures, has delighted generations of wizarding readers. Now, in this updated edition with a new foreword by Newt himself and the unveiling of six beasts little known outside the American wizarding community, Muggles too have the chance to discover where the Thunderbird lives, what the Puffskein eats, and why shiny objects should always be kept away from the Niffler. - Amazon


The Flickering Torch Mystery

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The Flickering Torch Mystery - 1971

by Franklin W. Dixon

Two unexplainable plane crashes near an airport on the East Coast plunge Frank and Joe Hardy into a bizarre case. From the moment Frank and Joe find a radioactive engine in an airplane junkyard, unexpected dangers strike like lightning. Despite the repeated attempts on their lives, the teenage detectives pursue their investigation, discovering two vital clues and others that provide the solution to one of the most baffling mysteries the boys and Mr. Hardy have ever encountered. - Amazon


Forever, or a Long, Long Time

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Forever, or a Long, Long Time - 2017

by Caela Carter

From rising new talent Caela Carter, author of My Life with the Liars, comes an achingly beautiful and endearing story about two foster children who want desperately to believe that they've found their forever home. Perfect for fans of Rebecca Stead's When You Reach Me, Leslie Connor's All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook, and Sarah Pennypacker's Pax.
Flora and her brother, Julian, don't believe they were born. They've lived in so many foster homes, they can't remember where they came...  read more »


Forge

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Forge - 2011

by Laurie Halse Anderson

For many readers, Forge "will be one of the best novels they have ever read" (starred review from Kirkus Reviews )! Blistering winds. Bitter cold. And the hope of a new future. In this compelling sequel to Chains , a National Book Award Finalist and winner of the Scott O; Dell Award for Historical Fiction, acclaimed author Laurie Halse Anderson shifts perspective from Isabel to Curzon and brings to the page the tale of what it takes for runaway slaves to forge their own paths in a world of...  read more »


Geronimo Stilton #52: Mouse in Space!

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Geronimo Stilton #52: Mouse in Space! - 2013

by Geronimo Stilton

Each Geronimo Stilton book is fast-paced, with lively full-color art and a unique format kids 7-10 will love.

New Mouse City was in danger! An evil professor was threatening us all with his terrible inventions. The authorities called upon me, Geronimo Stilton, to thwart his plans by traveling on a top secret mission--to outer space! I was totally unprepared to go. But moldy mozzarella, my trip was out of this world! - Amazon


Guardians of Ga'Hoole: The Rise of a Legend

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Guardians of Ga'Hoole: The Rise of a Legend - 2013

by Kathryn Lasky

An owlet hatches out onto Stormfast Island and into a world torn by war. For one hundred years, his people have fought off enemy owls from the Ice Talons, but the tide has turned. An invasion is coming, one the Kielian League won't have the strength to resist. Soon the tyrant owl Bylyric will rule over everything, and no honorable owl will be safe.
 
Only the small owl from Stormfast stands between Bylyric and total victory. Lyze is not very impressive to look at, but he has a wild idea...  read more »


The Harlem Charade

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The Harlem Charade - 2017

by Natasha Tarpley

WATCHER. SHADOW. FUGITIVE.

Harlem is home to all kinds of kids. Jin sees life passing her by from the window of her family's bodega. Alex wants to help the needy one shelter at a time, but can't tell anyone who she really is. Elvin's living on Harlem's cold, lonely streets, surviving on his own after his grandfather was mysteriously attacked.

When these three strangers join forces to find out what happened to Elvin's grandfather, their digging leads them to an enigmatic artist...  read more »


The Hawk Bandits of Tarkoom

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The Hawk Bandits of Tarkoom - 2001

by Tony Abbott

When Neal's dog Snorky slips into the magical closet, the kids have no choice but send him to Droon. It's a lucky thing they do, though, because a strange thing has just occured in the land of Oobja, an earthquake has uncovered the remains of an ancient Droon city called Tarkoom - and, what's more, the city has started to come back to life! - Amazon


Heidi Heckelbeck Tries Out for the Team

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Heidi Heckelbeck Tries Out for the Team - 2017

by Wanda Coven

In the nineteenth Heidi Heckelbeck adventure, Heidi looks for the perfect sport to play.

It's time to sign up for sports at school and Heidi is excited (and a little nervous) to find the perfect fit. Lucy is great at soccer. Bruce is great at baseball. Heidi, well, the only thing she's great at is being awful at every sport she plays! Can Heidi shake off her slump with a little magic or will Melanie's teasing make her throw in the towel for good?

With easy-to-read language and...  read more »


Hello, Universe

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Hello, Universe - 2017

by Erin Entrada Kelly

Acclaimed and award-winning author Erin Entrada Kelly's Hello, Universe is a funny and poignant neighborhood story about unexpected friendships. Told from four intertwining points of view-two boys and two girls-the novel celebrates bravery, being different, and finding your inner bayani (hero), and it's perfect for fans of Lynda Mullaly Hunt, Thanhha Lai, and Rita Williams-Garcia.
In one day, four lives weave together in unexpected ways. Virgil Salinas is shy and kindhearted and feels out...  read more »


Hidden Rock Rescue

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Hidden Rock Rescue - 2017

by K.E. Rocha

Ever since Spencer Plain's parents disappeared, he's been staying in Bearhaven--a secret city where bears talk, go to school, develop secret technology, and plan missions to rescue others who need help.

Spencer's been planning, too. He's in training as an operative with the Bear Guard, so that he's ready to go help rescue his parents. They've been captured by Pam, who runs an illegal ring of rare animal trading and has been training an army of bears under his control. The Plains are...  read more »


Hugs and Sprinkles

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Hugs and Sprinkles - 2017

by Sheryl Berk

PLC is about to find out that secrets and crushes are a recipe for disaster...
The fifth graders at Blakely Elementary are having their very first dance! The girls of Peace, Love, and Cupcakes are all thrilled...except for Kylie, who confides in Lexi that she wishes she had a special someone to go with. Before long, notes and gift show up in Kylie's locker from a "secret admirer" who seems to know her perfectly!
Kylie is over the moon―until the discovery of her admirer's identity leads to two feuding friends! Can PLC pull it together in time for the festivities?
- Amazon


I Funny: School of Laughs

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I Funny: School of Laughs - 2017

by James Patterson

Teaching other kids how to be funny is the toughest gig that Jamie Grimm has ever had, and with the highest stakes. If he fails, his school library will be shut down for good!

Even though he has a national contest trophy and a TV show under his belt, Jamie Grimm isn't one to sit back and relax. When his school has a major funding crisis, Jamie hits on a bright idea to save the day--a comedy class for the other students. Little does he know that making jokes and teaching jokes are...  read more »


In the Ice Caves of Krog

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In the Ice Caves of Krog - 2003

by Tony Abbott

Hailed as the perfect series for kids not quite ready for Harry Potter, THE SECRETS OF DROON series is enchanting young readers everywhere!

Forget Frosty... there's a new snowman tromping through Droon! An ancient snow beast named Murn has woken up from a deep sleep, and he is NOT a morning person. In fact, Murn is destroying villages all over Droon! Eric and his friends must journey up north to the mysterious ice caves to stop the beast. Finding the cave entrance is tricky, but...  read more »


It's Raining, It's Pouring

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It's Raining, It's Pouring - 2017

by Poppy Green

Sophie Mouse and her furry friends prepare for a big storm that's headed right for Silverlake Forest in this tenth charming book of The Adventures of Sophie Mouse series!

Sophie Mouse has been preparing for the first-ever Silverlake Forest Spring Fling for weeks. She has come up with activities, like a Lily Pad Dance, she's thought of games to play, and she's created all sorts of fun hats, masks, and other costumes for her friends to wear. But the day of the Spring Fling is approaching,...  read more »


Journey through Ash and Smoke

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Journey through Ash and Smoke - 2017

by Kate Messner

Ranger is a time-traveling golden retriever with search-and-rescue training. In this adventure, he goes to Viking age Iceland, which proves to be tough terrain for Ranger to navigate. Usually it's Ranger's job to save the day before he can return to his family, but he meets a girl named Helga who rescues him more than once. And when a nearby volcano threatens to erupt and Helga's new baby brother or sister starts to come early, they must journey through ash and smoke to find Helga's father. But if Helga doesn't need Ranger's help, how will he ever get home? - Amazon

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