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Molly's pilgrim

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Molly's Pilgrim - 1998

by Barbara Cohen

Summary: Told to make a Pilgrim doll for the Thanksgiving display at school, Molly is embarrassed when her mother tries to help her out by creating a doll dressed as she herself was dressed before leaving Russia to seek religious freedom.


Knights vs. dinosaurs

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Knights Vs. Dinosaurs - 2018

by Matt Phelan

Summary: With the realm at peace and few dragons about, the Knights of the Round Table are bored, so Merlin sends them to face the most terrible lizards of all--dinosaurs.


The perfect secret

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The Perfect Secret - 2014

by Sue Bentley

Summary: Storm is a magic puppy who uses his spells wherever they are needed most. Can Storm help Madison discover a surprise in her backyard?


The worst sleepover

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The Worst Sleepover - 2013

by Sally Rippin

Summary: "Jack loves sleeping at Jem's house. He has so many cool games! But why is Jem acting so weird?" --


The crazy cousins

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The Crazy Cousins - 2012

by Sally Rippin

Summary: Jack's in the mood for playing quietly with his Legos, but his loud, crazy cousins are coming for a visit. Will his bad mood spoil the day?


The circus lesson

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The Circus Lesson - 2013

by Sally Rippin

Summary: Jack's new babysitter is awesome, but a bit crazy. Pizza for dinner, juggling lessons and sleeping outside with no tent! But will Jack let his worrying get in the way of having fun?


The interrupted tale

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The Interrupted Tale - 2013

by Maryrose Wood

Summary: When Miss Penelope Lumley receives an invitation to speak at her alma mater on the occasion of the Celebrate Alumnae Knowledge Exposition, she expects the trip to be a piece of cake -- or rather, CAKE. But preparing a great oration in the style of Cicero is the least of her problems. The Swanburne board of trustees is now led by none other than Judge Quinzy, and Baroness Hoover is wreaking mayhem on the school's beloved traditions. Meanwhile, Lord Fredrick has demanded some rather unexpected...  read more »


The Velveteen Rabbit, or, How toys become real

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The Velveteen Rabbit, Or, How Toys Become Real - 2005

by Margery Williams Bianco

Summary: By the time the Velveteen Rabbit is dirty, worn out, and about to be burned, he has almost given up hope of ever finding the magic called Real.


A big day for baseball

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A Big Day For Baseball - 2019

by Mary Pope Osborne

Summary: When Jack and Annie travel back in time to 1947 Brooklyn, New York, they participate in a history-making baseball game with Jackie Robinson.


The season of Styx Malone

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The Season Of Styx Malone - 2018

by Kekla Magoon

Summary: Caleb Franklin and his big brother, Bobby Gene, spend an extraordinary summer with their new, older neighbor, Styx Malone, a foster boy from the city.


The secrets of Winterhouse

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The Secrets Of Winterhouse - 2018

by Ben Guterson

Summary: Back at the Winterhouse hotel for another holiday season, Elizabeth and Freddy, who love puzzles, dig deeper into the mystery surrounding a hotel guest who left behind odd artifacts, including a magical book that evil Gracella Winters once attempted to use to gain destructive power over the entire Falls lineage.


I survived the battle of D-Day, 1944

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I Survived The Battle Of D-Day, 1944 - 2019

by Lauren Tarshis

Summary: When Paul, a French boy living in a Nazi controlled village, finds an American paratrooper in a tree near his home, he has a chance to play a role in the Allies plan to crush the Nazis.


Dr. Snow has got to go!

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Dr. Snow Has Got To Go! - 2019

by Dan Gutman

Summary: Ella Mentary School is having a science fair! Guest scientist Dr. Snow has arrived to help A.J. and his friends conduct their own cool experiments. But what is "the snowman" really planning? And what does STEM even stand for anyway?


Finding Langston

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Finding Langston - 2018

by Lesa Cline-Ransome

Summary: Discovering a book of Langston Hughes' poetry in the library helps Langston cope with the loss of his mother, relocating from Alabama to Chicago as part of the Great Migration, and being bullied.


Inkling

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Inkling - 2018

by Kenneth Oppel

Summary: When an inkblot, who can write, listen, learn, and draw, jumps out of Mr. Rylance's sketchbook, Ethan believes he may be the answer to their problems and names him Inkling.


Cats vs. robots

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Cats Vs. Robots - 2018

by Margaret Stohl

Summary: The longstanding and galaxy-spanning war between cats and robots escalates when each learns of inventions designed to extend their lives, and the potential of the devices is revealed when two kittens come into the lives of twin siblings on Earth. --


Secrets from the deep

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Secrets From The Deep - 2018

by Linda A Fairstein

Summary: While on vacation in Martha's Vineyard, twelve-year-old Devlin Quick discovers a genuine pirate doubloon and investigates its origins.


Wed wabbit

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Wed Wabbit - 2018

by Lissa Evans

Summary: You're called Fidge and you're nearly 11. You've been hurled into a strange world. You have three companions: two are unbelievably weird and the third is your awful cousin Graham. You have to solve a series of nearly impossible clues. You need to deal with a cruel dictator and three thousand Wimbley Woos (yes, you read that sentence correctly). And the whole situation - the whole, entire thing - is your fault.


Just under the clouds

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Just Under The Clouds - 2018

by Melissa Sarno

Summary: Since her father's death, Cora, twelve, longs for a permanent home for herself, her special-needs sister, and their mother while navigating middle school and studying trees using her father's field notes.


The end of the world and beyond

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The End Of The World And Beyond - 2019

by Avi

Summary: After his thievery conviction in 1724, Oliver Cromwell Pitts is sent from England across the Atlantic to America where he is enslaved on a tobacco farm, never giving up on finding his sister, Charity, brought to the colonies on a different ship.


Diary of a wimpy noob. Natural disaster survival

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Diary Of A Wimpy Noob. Natural Disaster Survival - 2017

by Nooby Lee

Summary: Thanks to a generous payment from the MARVL Corporation, Noob finally had the money to take a long deserved vacation. Little did Noob know that this vacation takes an unexpected turn for the worse. He has to escape a series of large-scale, deadly and unprecedented disasters. Friendship vs. survival. Which one will Noob choose?


Blaire cooks up a plan

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Blaire Cooks Up A Plan - 2018

by Jennifer Castle

Summary: "A goat that does tricks. A lamb in pajamas. A celebrity who offers Blaire the opportunity of a lifetime. Things are never boring at Pleasant View Farm! Things get interesting at school, too. Blaire's determined to find a BIG idea for the Community Service Challenge. Her project becomes personal when she befriends a young girl at the local food pantry. With a love of cooking and a farm full of fresh ingredients, Blaire soon has a plan for making a difference. But it's going to take help from...  read more »


Geronimo on ice!

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Geronimo On Ice! - 2019

by Geronimo Stilton

Summary: When Geronimo Stilton learns someone wants to steal the antique silver skates being offered as a prize in Mouse Island's annual winter Ice Skating Championships, he races to uncover the mysterious thief and save the prize.


The train to impossible places

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The Train To Impossible Places - 2018

by P G Bell

Summary: Eleven-year-old Suzy Smith joins the troll-operated Impossible Postal Express, but she botches her first delivery by stealing a cursed snow globe containing a boy who claims there is a plot to take control of the Union of Impossible Places.


Fido

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Fido - 2018

by Kate Klimo

Summary: A stray dog's moving tale about life with Abraham Lincolnour sixteenth American president and a true animal lover!


Thanos

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Thanos - 2018

by Barry Lyga

Summary: Time. Reality. Space. Mind. Soul. Power. The infinity stones wait in the cosmos for someone with the will to weld them. Thanos sees them as a way to save his home and the people of Titan for generations to come. Exiled from his home planet, Thanos is determined to implement his plan... no matter how many billions have to die to bring balance to the universe. --


A Mouseford musical

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A Mouseford Musical - 2015

by Thea Stilton

Summary: There's going to be a musical at Mouseford, and the students can't stop squeaking about it! Everyone wants a role, but the auditions won't be easy. Plus, sneaky Ruby Flashyfur has some tricks up her sleeve! Will the Thea Sisters come out on top ... or will they be singing a different tune when the auditions are over? -- Back cover


Sleepover scientist

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Sleepover Scientist - 2019

by Kelly Starling Lyons

Summary: "Jada is hosting her first sleepover, and she has the perfect plan for a night of unforgettable fun: science experiments! But when her friends complain about her ideas, Jada worries the slumber party might actually be a snooze. Can she find a solution that will make her sleepover a smash?" --


Blaire

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Blaire - 2018

by Jennifer Castle

Summary: "Meet Blaire Wilson! She's a creative girl with bold ideas and a big heart. Chef. Decorator. Chicken wrangler. Blaire does it all at her family's restaurant, inn and farm. Her recent food allergy has made her time in the kitchen--and the time with friends--a little tough. But now she's got the perfect distraction--a wedding to plan! With her BFF by her side, and a million creative ideas saved on her tablet, Blaire is sure she can make the farm's first wedding an epic celebration. But between...  read more »


Astrid the unstoppable

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Astrid The Unstoppable - 2018

by Maria Parr

Summary: Speed and self-confidence, that's Astrid's motto. Nicknamed "the little thunderbolt," she loves to spend her days racing down the hillside on her skis or sled, singing merrily as she goes, and drinking hot chocolate made from real chocolate bars with her grumpy best friend and godfather, Gunnvald. She just wishes there were other children to share in her hair-raising adventures. But her world is about to be turned upside down, first by the arrival of a family with children to her village,...  read more »


Digging for trouble

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Digging For Trouble - 2017

by Linda A Fairstein

Summary: "When twelve year old aspiring detective Devlin Quick goes on a fossil dig in the badlands of Montana, she realizes that she's uncovering more than just dinosaur bones, but clues indicating that a crime is afoot." --


Dactyl Hill squad

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Dactyl Hill Squad - 2018

by Daniel José Older

Summary: It is the summer of 1863, and as the Civil War rages between dinosaur-mounted armies down south, and a tense New York City seems on the brink of exploding into riots, Magdalys Roca and the other children at the Colored Orphan Asylum are trying to survive; but when she receives a letter telling her that her brother Montez was wounded, Magdalys knows that somehow she must reach him--and just possibly her ability to communicate telepathically with dinosaurs may come in handy.


Zora and me

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Zora And Me - 2018

by T R Simon

Summary: A fictionalized account of Zora Neale Hurston's childhood with her best friend Carrie, in Eatonville, Florida, as they learn about life, death, and the differences between truth, lies, and pretending. Includes an annotated bibliography of the works of Zora Neale Hurston, a short biography of the author, and information about Eatonville, Florida.


Blended

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Blended - 2018

by Sharon M Draper

Summary: Piano-prodigy Isabella, eleven, whose black father and white mother struggle to share custody, never feels whole, especially as racial tensions affect her school, her parents both become engaged, and she and her stepbrother are stopped by police.


Bridge to Terabithia

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Bridge To Terabithia - 2017

by Katherine Paterson

Summary: Living in rural Virginia, ten-year-old Jess and Leslie become special friends as they create a magical secret world that they call Terabithia. But when a tragic accident causes Leslie's death during a storm, Jess is forced to face life alone.


All-of-a-kind family

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All-of-a-kind Family - 1989

by Sydney Taylor

Summary: The adventures of five sisters growing up in a Jewish family in New York's East Side in the early twentieth century.


The house with chicken legs

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The House With Chicken Legs - 2018

by Sophie Anderson

Summary: "All 12-year-old Marinka wants is a friend. A real friend. Not like her house with chicken legs. Sure, the house can play games like tag and hide-and-seek, but Marinka longs for a human companion. Someone she can talk to and share secrets with. But that's tough when your grandmother is a Yaga, a guardian who guides the dead into the afterlife. It's even harder when you live in a house that wanders all over the world ... carrying you with it. Even worse, Marinka is being trained to be a Yaga....  read more »


Finding perfect

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Finding Perfect - 2016

by Elly D Swartz

Summary: "With some help from her siblings and friends, Molly is able to face her OCD and be strong enough to get help for it." --


Solomon Snow and the silver spoon

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Solomon Snow And The Silver Spoon - 2007

by Kaye Umansky

Summary: Ten-year-old Solomon Snow, a foundling who was discovered with a distinctive silver spoon in his mouth, sets out to find his parents and receives help along the way from a sharp-minded girl named Prudence, a charming child called the Infant Prodigy, and a filthy (yet extremely cheerful) chimney sweep. Can Solly's new friends help him to reclaim his spoon -- and his true identity?


Solomon Snow and the stolen jewel

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Solomon Snow And The Stolen Jewel - 2006

by Kaye Umansky

Summary: While trying to rescue Prudence's father from prison, Solomon, Prudence, the Infant Prodigy, and Mr. Skippy the rabbit find themselves caught up in the mad plans of the villainous Dr. Calimari to steal a fabulous and cursed ruby.


Endling

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Endling - 2018

by Katherine Applegate

Summary: "Byx is the youngest member of her dairne pack. Believed to possess remarkable abilities, her mythical doglike species has been hunted to near extinction in the war-torn kingdom of Nedarra. After her pack is hunted down and killed, Byx fears she may be the last of her species. The Endling. So Byx sets out to find safe haven, and to see if the legends of other hidden dairnes are true. Along the way, she meets new allies--animals and humans alike--who each have their own motivations for joining...  read more »


Treasure of the Gold Dragon

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Treasure Of The Gold Dragon - 2019

by Tracey West

Summary: Having taken the silver key, the evil wizard Maldred is after the gold key, which is protected by the Gold Dragon and her Dragon Master, Darma, but by the time Drake and Rori get there, Eko and her Thunder Dragon have seized the gold key--so together the three dragon masters, follow her through the portal to Maldred's tower, but without their dragons will they be able to stop Maldred and his deluded helper, or even save themselves?


It's not easy being Mimi

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It's Not Easy Being Mimi - 2018

by Linda Davick

Summary: "Mimi and her cat Marvin must adjust when an unexpected new neighbor moves into the Periwinkle Tower. Meet Mimi! She's a cat-loving, convertible-driving, bucket-cake-baking girl who loves living in the Periwinkle Tower with her best pals, Yoshi and Tonya. When the friends learn that someone new is moving into the building just before Thanksgiving, Mimi hopes it will be a girl just like her to share all of her hobbies and adventures. But the new neighbor is not what Mimi envisioned at all. And...  read more »


Heidi Heckelbeck

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Heidi Heckelbeck - 2018

by Wanda Coven

Summary: "Brewster Elementary School is going to have its very own weekly news program, and both Heidi and her nemesis, Melanie Maplethorpe, want to be the star of the show." --


Warriors in winter

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Warriors In Winter - 2019

by Mary Pope Osborne

Summary: "Jack and Annie are about to meet the fiercest warriors of all--the soldiers of the ancient Roman legion! When the magic tree house whisks them back to a ROman army camp, they learn their mission: Be like warriors. That is easier said than done--Roman soldiers are the best fighters in the world! When Jack and Annie find themselves in the wrong place at the wrong time, they're in big trouble. Who will save Jack and Annie?" --


Grump

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Grump - 2018

by Liesl Shurtliff

Summary: "Ever since he was a dwarfling, Borlen (nicknamed Grump) has dreamed of visiting The Surface, so when opportunity knocks, he leaves his cavern home behind. At first, life aboveground is a dream come true. Queen Elfrieda Veronika Ingrid Lenore (E.V.I.L.) is the best friend Grump always wanted, feeding him all the rubies he can eat and allowing him to rule at her side. But as time goes on, Grump starts to suspect that Queen E.V.I.L. may not be as nice as she seems. When the queen commands him to...  read more »


The celery stalks at midnight

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The Celery Stalks At Midnight - 1983

by James Howe

Summary: Chester the cat is more than ever convinced that Bunnicula is a vampire when there is a harvest of white vegetables on the morning after the night that Bunnicula was probably wandering through the neighborhood.


Bunnicula

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Bunnicula - 2004

by Deborah Howe

Summary: "It all begins when the Monroes go to see the movie Dracula. At the theater, Toby finds something in his seat- a baby rabbit, which the family takes home and names Bunnicula. It proves to be an apt name, at least as far as Chester the cat is concerned. Well-read and observant, Chester soon decides that there is something odd about the newcomer. For one thing, he seems to have fangs. And the odd markings on his back look a bit like a cape. Furthermore, Bunnicula sleeps from sunup to sundown and...  read more »


Diary of an 8-bit warrior. Quest mode

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Diary Of An 8-bit Warrior. Quest Mode - 2018

by Cube Kid

Summary: "There's no time to enjoy his newfound stardom. To save Villagetown, Runt embarks on a perilous quest far beyond the safety of the wall. Between bizarre towns, terrifying dungeons, and epic boss battles, Runt must summon the hero within and say, "so long" to the noob!" --


Babysitting nightmares

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Babysitting Nightmares - 2019

by Kat Shepherd

Summary: Clio has already had one brush with the paranormal and she's dead set on making it her last. But her new babysitting job is in a haunted house! At first, Clio's excited to work at the Victorian mansion in town - until doors start closing behind her, objects move on their own, and messages appear from beyond the grave.


The Terrible Two's last laugh

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The Terrible Two's Last Laugh - 2018

by Mac Barnett

Summary: As the Terrible Two face the end of their time together in Yawnee Valley, they are determined to pull a prank that changes the town forever.


Resistance

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Resistance - 2018

by Jennifer A Nielsen

Summary: In 1942 sixteen-year-old Chaya Lindner is a Jewish girl living in Nazi-occupied Poland, a courier who smuggles food and documents to the isolated Jewish ghettos in southern Poland, depending on her forged papers and "Aryan" features--but when a mission goes wrong and many of her colleagues are arrested she finds herself on a journey to Warsaw, where an uprising is in the works.


Dog diaries

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Dog Diaries - 2018

by James Patterson

Summary: When the evil Mrs. Stricker threatens to send Junior, Rafe Khatchadorian's dog, back to the pound, Junior and Rafe go to obedience school to learn how to follow the rules.


Finchosaurus

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Finchosaurus - 2018

by Gail Donovan

Summary: Finch has trouble paying attention in school. He's just too busy dreaming about uncovering a dinosaur fossil and naming a new species after himself--until he digs up a note in the fifth-grade class garden with the word HELP on it. He is determined to come to the aid of the mystery note-writer. But when the quest turns out to be harder than expected, Finch risks losing two things that he really wants --his best friend Noah, and a field trip to Dinosaur State Park.


The friendship war

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The Friendship War - 2019

by Andrew Clements

Summary: Grace and Ellie have been best friends since second grade. Ellie's always right in the center of everything--and Grace is usually happy to be Ellie's sidekick. But what happens when everything changes? This time it's Grace who suddenly has everyone's attention when she accidentally starts a new fad at school. It's a fad that has first her class, then her grade, and then the entire school collecting and trading and even fighting over . . . buttons?! A fad that might also get her in major trouble...  read more »


The impossible crime

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The Impossible Crime - 2019

by Mac Barnett

Summary: In 1989 someone is threatening to steal the crown jewels, so the Queen of England summons Mac B. to England to protect them--and when they are stolen from a locked dungeon cell, where Mac and Holcroft, one of the warders, are supposed to be guarding them, it is up to Mac to figure out how they were stolen, and whether the thief is the descendant of an Irish soldier-of-fortune who tried to steal them in 1671, or someone else entirely.


The exact location of home

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The Exact Location Of Home - 2017

by Kate Messner

Summary: Believing his long-absent father is missing and leaving clues behind through geocaching, Zig, thirteen, relies on his love of electronics, a garage sale GPS unit, and his best friend, Gianna, to search for answers.


The rose legacy

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The Rose Legacy - 2018

by Jessica Day George

Summary: "Orphaned Anthea Cross-Thornley has been shuttled between family members her whole life. When she receives a letter from a long-lost uncle, she dares to dream that she will finally find a home. Upon her arrival she is shocked to learn that her uncle secretly breeds horses--animals that have been forbidden in their kingdom for centuries. More alarming is Anthea's strange ability to sense the horses' thoughts and feelings, an ancient gift called The Way. Confused and terrified, Anthea is...  read more »


EllRay Jakes rocks the holidays!

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EllRay Jakes Rocks The Holidays! - 2014

by Sally Warner

Summary: Third-grader EllRay dreads the upcoming Winter Wonderland school assembly in which he must emcee and sing "Jingle Bell Rock."


EllRay Jakes and the beanstalk

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EllRay Jakes And The Beanstalk - 2013

by Sally Warner

Summary: When one of EllRay's best friends starts skateboarding with the meanest boy in class, EllRay tries to learn how to skateboard to win him back.


EllRay Jakes is magic

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EllRay Jakes Is Magic - 2014

by Sally Warner

Summary: Third-grader EllRay, a "shrimpy, goof-up kid," discovers magic all around him when he and his schoolmates participate in the Oak Glen Primary School talent show and work together on a wedding shower gift for their teacher.


Traitor

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Traitor - 2018

by Chris Bradford

Summary: Young bodyguard Charley Hunter is all that stands between demanding rock star Ash Wild and his would-be killer as his sold-out U.S. tour continues.


The unteachables

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The Unteachables - 2019

by Gordon Korman

Summary: Told in alternating voices, the teacher and students in room 117 find their lives changed over the course of a school year.


Disaster on the Titanic

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Disaster On The Titanic - 2019

by Kate Messner

Summary: This time the mysterious box transports the golden retriever Ranger back to the shipyards of Belfast in 1912, where a ship is being prepared for her maiden voyage, and when he saves young Patrick Murphy from being crushed by falling boards, Ranger expects to be transported home; when he is not, he knows that somehow his job is not finished--but then, Ranger has never heard of the Titanic, and knows nothing of the fate that awaits Patrick, and all the other people on board.


Cilla Lee-Jenkins

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Cilla Lee-Jenkins - 2018

by Susan Tan

Summary: Priscilla "Cilla" Lee-Jenkins is on a tight deadline. Her baby sister is about to be born, and Cilla needs to become a bestselling author before her family forgets all about her. So she writes about what she knows best -- herself!


The 91-Story Treehouse

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The 91-Story Treehouse - 2018

by Andy Griffiths

Summary: New York Times- bestselling team Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton invite readers to come hang out with them in their 91-Story Treehouse—the seventh book in the illustrated chapter book series filled with Andy and Terry; s signature slapstick humor! Andy and Terry live in a 91-story treehouse. (It used to be a 78-story treehouse, but they keep getting ideas for new stories!) It has a submarine sandwich shop that serves sandwiches the size of actual submarines, an air-traffic control tower,...  read more »


Adventure According to Humphrey

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Adventure According To Humphrey - 2010

by Betty G. Birney

Summary: Humphrey the classroom hamster has adventures going to the library, learning about the ocean, and sailing across a pond on a sailboat.


The Adventures of a Girl Called Bicycle

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The Adventures Of A Girl Called Bicycle - 2018

by Christina Uss

Summary: Left at the Mostly Silent Monastery as a toddler and home-schooled by a retired nun, twelve-year-old Bicycle rides cross-country to meet a famous cyclist who she hopes will be her first friend.


Amal Unbound

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Amal Unbound - 2018

by Aisha Saeed

Summary: "Saeed; s timely and stirring middle-grade debut is a celebration of resistance and justice."—Kirkus Reviews, starred review The compelling story of a girl; s fight to regain her life and dreams after being forced into indentured servitude. Life is quiet and ordinary in Amal; s Pakistani village, but she had no complaints, and besides, she; s busy pursuing her dream of becoming a teacher one day. Her dreams are temporarily dashed when—as the eldest daughter—she must stay home...  read more »


Annie B., Made for TV

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Annie B., Made For TV - 2018

by Amy Dixon

Summary: Eleven-year-old Annie, who always feels not quite as good as her best friend, feels her time to shine has come when she gets to audition for a local show.


Apple Pie with Amelia Earhart

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Apple Pie With Amelia Earhart - 2015

by Kyla Steinkraus

Summary: Fiona and Finley bake up a storm in their parent; s Sweet Shop, but nothing; s sweeter than the magic that happens when their parrot, Tick Tock, squawks: Look at the time! That means a special customer has arrived, and a new adventure is set to begin. Each title features a notbale figure from US history, who takes the siblings along for an adventure, and tells them a bit about him or herself in the process.


The Art Show Attacks!: A Branches Book

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The Art Show Attacks!: A Branches Book - 2018

by Jack Chabert

Summary: Sam is working on making a clay dinosaur for the school art show and sale when the clay suddenly comes to life and attacks him, a sure sign that once again Orson Eerie, whose spirit inhabits the school, is up to something--and it is up to Sam, Antonio, and Lucy, to discover how a self-portrait of Orson figures into his evil plan.


Babysitting Nightmares: The Shadow Hand

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Babysitting Nightmares: The Shadow Hand - 2018

by Kat Shepherd

Summary: When babysitter Rebecca discovers that a sinister ruler of darkness has replaced the baby with a changeling, she and her friends must save him by surviving a chilling journey through the Nightmare Realm.


The Bad Guys

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The Bad Guys - 2016

by Aaron Blabey

Summary: They sound like bad guys, they look like bad guys . . . and they even smell like bad guys. But Mr. Wolf, Mr. Piranha, Mr. Snake, and Mr. Shark are about to change all of that... Mr. Wolf has a daring plan for the Bad Guys; first good mission. They are going to break two hundred dogs out of the Maximum Security City Dog Pound. Will Operation Dog Pound go smoothly? Will the Bad Guys become the Good Guys? And will Mr. Snake please stop swallowing Mr. Piranha?!


Ballpark Mysteries #11: The Tiger Troubles

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Ballpark Mysteries #11: The Tiger Troubles - 2015

by David A. Kelly

Summary: "When Mike and Kate visit Detroit, someone is blackmailing the Tigers' famous slugger, Tony Maloney." --


Ballpark Mysteries #12: The Rangers Rustlers

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Ballpark Mysteries #12: The Rangers Rustlers - 2016

by David A. Kelly

Summary: Cousins Mike and Kate set out to catch the person who is selling counterfeit baseball shirts in the Texas Rangers' ballpark.


Ballpark Mysteries #14: The Cardinals Caper

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Ballpark Mysteries #14: The Cardinals Caper - 2018

by David A. Kelly

Summary: When a beloved Dalmatian goes missing while cousins Mike and Kate are in St. Louis for a Cardinals game, they rush to investigate and find a ransom note.


Ballpark Mysteries Super Special #1: The World Series Curse

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Ballpark Mysteries Super Special #1: The World Series Curse - 2016

by David A. Kelly

Summary: Mike and Kate must solve a mystery during a World Series between the Cubs and the Red Sox when someone starts ruining equipment, getting players in trouble, and even stirring up an old baseball curse.


Ballpark Mysteries Super Special #2: Christmas in Cooperstown

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Ballpark Mysteries Super Special #2: Christmas In Cooperstown - 2017

by David A. Kelly

Summary: Mike and Kate are volunteering in Cooperstown, helping wrap gifts for needy families, when a very valuable baseball card disappears, and they have a new mystery to solve.


Ballpark Mysteries Super Special #3: Subway Series Surprise

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Ballpark Mysteries Super Special #3: Subway Series Surprise - 2018

by David A. Kelly

Summary: In New York City for the annual series between rival teams, the Yankees and the Mets, Mike and Kate investigate a spate of pranks, thefts, and sabotage.


Be Prepared

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Be Prepared - 2018

by Vera Brosgol

Summary: A misfit girl and her brother attend summer camp, where they struggle with primitive plumbing, snobby tentmates, and boys-versus-girls competitions.


Beezus And Ramona

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Beezus And Ramona - 2013

by Beverly Cleary

Summary: Beezus' biggest problem is her 4-year-old sister Ramona. Even though Beezus knows sisters are supposed to love each other, with a sister like Ramona, it seems impossible.


Begone the Raggedy Witches

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Begone The Raggedy Witches - 2018

by Celine Kiernan

Summary: From multi-award-winning Irish author Celine Kiernan comes a fantasy adventure about witches and forbidden magic. " Ireland; s answer to JK Rowling." Sunday Independent A middle-grade fantasy adventure perfect for fans of Frances Hardinge, Katherine Rundell and Sally Gardner. On the night that Aunty dies the Raggedy Witches come for Mup; s mam. Pale, cold, relentless, they will do anything to coax Mam back to Witches; Borough, a suppressed magical realm. When they kidnap Mup; s dad, Mup and...  read more »


Big Foot and Little Foot

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Big Foot And Little Foot - 2018

by Ellen Potter

Summary: "Hugo is a young Sasquatch who longs for adventure. Boone is young boy who longs to see a Sasquatch. When their worlds collide, they become the unlikeliest pair of best friends." --


Big Nate Blasts Off

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Big Nate Blasts Off - 2016

by Lincoln Peirce

Summary: For fans of the hilarious Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, here comes the eighth novel in the New York Times bestselling series Big Nate. BIG NATE IS BLASTING OFF! Nate has a crush on Ruby. But after his scrap with Randy Betancourt makes headlines in the Weekly Bugle, he; s got a problem WAY worse than detention! Can Nate bounce back? And will the annual Mud Bowl be a blast . . . or a bust? Meet BIG NATE, P.S. 38; s coolest doodler and definitely NOT the teacher; s pet.


Big on Plans

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Big On Plans - 2009

by Katy Kelly

Summary: I; m Lucy Rose, and here; s the thing about this summer: I am big on fun and big on plans. I am desperate to make a lanyard keychain, and Jonique is feeling the same about potholders. Plus I have to get rid of 78 or more squirrels that are climbing all over Madam and Pop; s apricot tree and taking bites out of the puny fruits and flinging them to the ground which is maddening to Madam who wants to make them into jam. The apricots, not the squirrels. Plus I have to figure out what to do about...  read more »


Bink and Gollie: Best Friends Forever

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Bink And Gollie: Best Friends Forever - 2013

by Kate DiCamillo

Summary: Bink and Gollie's friendship remains strong, even in the face of Gollie's "royal blood," Bink's Stretch-O-Matic machine, and the pursuit of a world record.


Bodyguard: Hijack

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Bodyguard: Hijack - 2017

by Chris Bradford

Summary: Teen bodyguard Connor's new assignment seems more like a vacation as he and Ling protect wealthy twins on a yacht, until Somali pirates attack.


Bodyguard: Hostage

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Bodyguard: Hostage - 2017

by Chris Bradford

Summary: Teenage bodyguard Connor Reeves must learn a new set of skills when hired to protect an Australian media mogul's twin daughters aboard a yacht in the dangerous Indian Ocean.


Bodyguard: Ransom

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Bodyguard: Ransom - 2017

by Chris Bradford

Summary: "In the middle of the ocean somewhere off the coast of Somalia, Connor Reeves and the twin daughters of an Australian media-mogul he is tasked to protect are under attack--and the odds are far from even." --


Bodyguard: Recruit

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Bodyguard: Recruit - 2017

by Chris Bradford

Summary: As the son of a British bodyguard who sacrificed his life in the line of duty, teenage kickboxing champion Connor Reeves is proud to join the ranks of a top-secret young bodyguard squad, but his first assignment, to guard the First Daughter, may test his limits.


Boo Crew

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Boo Crew - 2018

by Carolyn Keene

Summary: When every kid in town auditions for a television talent show, Nancy, Bess, and George must uncover who is sabotaging the auditions.


Brave Like My Brother

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Brave Like My Brother - 2016

by Marc Tyler Nobleman

Summary: When Charlie's older brother Joe is called up in 1942, Charlie learns about the tedium and dangers of war through Joe's letters--and his brother's bravery in dealing with a spy as D-Day approaches, finally gives Charlie the strength to stand up to the local bully.


Caitlin in Charge

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Caitlin In Charge - 2018

by Clare Hutton

Summary: With a talent for trivia, Caitlin believes she and her friends Emma, Zoe, and Natalia will be a shoe-in to win the school trivia contest, but she finds that being a team captain is more complicated than she thought.


Cal Ripken, Jr.'s All Stars The Closer

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Cal Ripken, Jr.'s All Stars The Closer - 2017

by Cal Ripken Jr.

Summary: "Danny Connelly, the Dulaney Orioles' back-up pitcher, must step up to the plate and out of his brother's shadow to become the dependable closer his team needs." --


Cal Ripken, Jr.'s All-Stars Out at Home

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Cal Ripken, Jr.'s All-Stars Out At Home - 2016

by Cal Ripken Jr.

Summary: Twelve-year-olds Mickey Labriogla and Zach "Zoom" Winslow, rivals on and off the baseball field, must learn to work together as teammates to help the Dulaney Orioles win a regional championship game against Zoom's former team.


Cal Ripken, Jr.'s All-Stars Squeeze Play

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Cal Ripken, Jr.'s All-Stars Squeeze Play - 2015

by Cal Ripken

Summary: Corey Maduro and his team, the Orioles, are going to the Grand Slam Tournament, but Corey's in a hitting slump, is being hassled by Katelyn Morris, and is embarrassed by his dad's temper at his games.


Cal Ripken, Jr.'s All-Stars Super Slugger

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Cal Ripken, Jr.'s All-Stars Super Slugger - 2013

by Cal Ripken

Summary: Thirteen-year-old Cody Parker moves to Baltimore, Maryland, where as a fat eighth-grader, he has to deal with brutal teasing from a baseball teammate, and his school is beset by a rash of mysterious thefts that threaten to sideline Cody and ruin a golden season for his team.


Cal Ripken, Jr.’s All Stars Wild Pitch

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Cal Ripken, Jr.’s All Stars Wild Pitch - 2014

by Cal Ripken

Summary: "Robbie Hammond is the hardest throwing pitcher in the Babe Ruth League. But what good is all that heat when he can't seem to find the plate? With Robbie struggling, the Dulany Orioles are suffering through a nightmare season, still looking for their first win. Robbie's teammates are whispering that the only reason he's even pitching is because he's the coach's kid. What they don't know is that Robbie is still haunted by something that happened in last year's all-star game-- Will he be able to overcome his past in time to save the Orioles' season?" --


The Case Of The Missing Mage

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The Case Of The Missing Mage - 2017

by Liam O'donnell

Summary: "In this illustrated middle-grade novel and third book in the Tank and Fizz series, a goblin detective and technology-tinkering troll must mix magic and gadgetry to defeat the evil doom mages." --


Cats vs. Robots, Volume 1

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Cats Vs. Robots, Volume 1 - 2018

by Margaret Stohl

Summary: The longstanding and galaxy-spanning war between cats and robots escalates when each learns of inventions designed to extend their lives, and the potential of the devices is revealed when two kittens come into the lives of twin siblings on Earth. --


The Changelings Series, Book 1

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The Changelings Series, Book 1 - 2016

by Christina Soontornvat

Summary: All Izzy wants is for something interesting to happen in her sleepy little town. But her wish becomes all too real when a mysterious song floats through the woods and lures her little sister Hen into the forest...where she vanishes. A frantic search leads to a strange hole in the ground that Izzy enters. But on the other side, she discovers that the hole was not a hole, this place is not Earth, and Hen is not lost. She; s been stolen away to the land of Faerie, and it; s up to Izzy to bring her...  read more »


Chasing the Nightbird

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Chasing The Nightbird - 2016

by Krista Russell

Summary: As the son of famous Black Jack Valera, the best whaler on the eastern seaboard, thirteen-year-old Lucky Valera led a charmed life at sea, until his father dies and his estranged older half-brother, Fortuna, kidnaps him. Lucky; s hopes of joining the crew of the whaling ship, Nightbird, are dashed as Fortuna forces him into servitude at the nearby mill. But when Lucky meets Emmeline, a spirited girl with abolitionist sympathies, and Daniel, a fugitive slave from the South, his dream to return...  read more »


Civil War On Sunday

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Civil War On Sunday - 2000

by Mary Pope Osborne

Summary: Jack and Annie are transported by their magic tree house to the time of the Civil War where they meet Clara Barton.


The Cricket in Times Square

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The Cricket In Times Square - 1960

by George Selden

Summary: The adventures of Chester, a very musical country cricket, who unintentionally arrives in New York and is befriended by Tucker Mouse and Harry Cat.


The Cryptid Catcher

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The Cryptid Catcher - 2018

by Lija Fisher

Summary: Thirteen-year-old Clivo Wren learns that his recently deceased father was not an archaeologist as he was told, but rather a cryptid catcher, known for finding elusive mythological creatures, and now Clivo must pick up where his father left off and track down a cryptid whose blood grants immortality before the knowledge falls into the wrong hands. --


Daring Dreamers Club #1: Milla Takes Charge

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Daring Dreamers Club #1: Milla Takes Charge - 2018

by Erin Soderberg

Summary: "Like Belle, Milla loves nothing more than imagining bold adventures in the great wide somewhere. It's up to the rest of the Daring Dreamers Club--Piper, Zahra, Mariana, and Ruby--to help Milla prove she is ready for a real grand adventure!" --


The Day of the Dead Mystery

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The Day Of The Dead Mystery - 2018

by Gertrude Chandler Warner

Summary: The Aldens are visiting friends for a big Dia de los Muertos celebration. The kids love learning about the holiday and helping out - that is until mysterious events threaten to ruin everyone's preparations. Can the Aldens figure out what's going on and help their friends save the celebration?


The Diamond Mystery

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The Diamond Mystery - 2014

by Martin Widmark

Summary: Somebody is stealing diamonds from the jeweler Mohammed Carat! It looks like the culprit is someone on his staff, but who? Is it Luke Smith, the recently hired fitness fanatic with a taste for the finer things in life? It surely can't be Vivian Leander, the loyal shop assistant who is now short of money ... The police in the little town of Valleby are stuck, so they contact young detectives Jerry and Maya, classmates who run their own detective agency. Will Jerry and Maya be able to use their detective skills to find the thief? As they well know, even a tiny clue is worth its weight in gold.


Diary of a Roblox Noob: Roblox Phantom Forces

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Diary Of A Roblox Noob: Roblox Phantom Forces - 2018

by Robloxia Kid

Summary: Noob is finally a big shot! In fact, he is part of the toughest and most fearsome unit in the entire game - the elite Phantom Forces squad. But everything changes once Noob's mistake brings defeat to the team. Angered by this turn of fortune, the squad fires Nob and forces him to join a low-ranked team called Team Wiki. Now Noob must face his former teammates on the field of battle!"-- back cover.


Don't Sneeze! #2

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Don't Sneeze! #2 - 2017

by Nancy Krulik

Summary: When the strange symptoms of Zeke's flu cause him to ruin a skit he is in with his human classmates, he uses his alien powers to try to set things right.


Dork Diaries 13

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Dork Diaries 13 - 2018

by Rachel Rene Russell

Summary: It's Nikki's birthday, and it is up to her whether it is a blast or a bust.


Dork Diaries 13: Tales from a Not-So-Happy Birthday

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Dork Diaries 13: Tales From A Not-So-Happy Birthday - 2018

by Rachel Renee Russell

Summary: It's Nikki's birthday, and it is up to her whether it is a blast or a bust.


Dork Diaries 1: Tales from a Not-So-Fabulous Life

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Dork Diaries 1: Tales From A Not-So-Fabulous Life - 2009

by Rachel Renee Russell

Summary: Nikki confesses all in her first diary ever: her epic battle with her mom for an iPhone, meeting her new soon-to-be BFFs Chloe and Zoey, falling for adorably sweet crush Brandon, dealing with her zany little sister Brianna's antics--and the immediate clashes with mean girl Mackenzie, who becomes Nikki's rival in a schoolwide art competition. --


The Dragon's Eye

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The Dragon's Eye - 2018

by Sarwat Chadda

Summary: "Conor, Abeke, Meilin, and Rollan are prisoners. Framed for a crime they didn't commit, the four young Greencloaks have been captured by the ruthless Oathbound. Rather than facing trial with the rest of their order, the friends and their spirit animals find themselves smuggled to a remote palace. There they discover that the plot against them runs deeper -- and is far more sinister -- than anyone realized. Someone has been manipulating both the Greencloaks and Erdas's leaders, all to uncover a...  read more »


Dragonwatch

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Dragonwatch - 2017

by Brandon Mull

Summary: In the long-awaited sequel to Fablehaven, the dragons who have been kept at the dragon sanctuaries no longer consider them safe havens, but prisons and they want their freedom. The dragons are no longer our allies... . In the hidden dragon sanctuary of Wyrmroost, Celebrant the Just, King of the Dragons, plots his revenge. He has long seen the sanctuaries as prisons, and he wants nothing more than to overthrow his captors and return the world to the Age of Dragons, when he and his kind ruled and...  read more »


The Eagle's Quill

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The Eagle's Quill - 2017

by Sarah L. Thomson

Summary: In Glacier National Park, middle school geniuses Sam, Martina, and Theo follow clues related to Thomas Jefferson as they tackle a new round of puzzles, riddles, and traps to find the next key left behind by the Founding Fathers, but Gideon Arnold, descendant of the infamous Benedict Arnold, is hot on their trail.


El catalejo lacado

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El Catalejo Lacado - 2017

by Philip Pullman

Summary: LA MATERIA OSCURA III «Si, iremos a la tierra de los muertos y luego regresaremos.» LA GRAN SERIE DE FANTASIA DE TODOS LOS TIEMPOS, ESCRITA POR UNO DE LOS MEJORES NARRADORES DE NUESTRA EPOCA. Will y Lyra, cuyos destinos estan entrelazados en virtud de unas fuerzas radicadas mas alla de sus propios mundos, se han visto separados de forma violenta. Deben volver a encontrarse, porque tienen por delante la mayor guerra que haya habido nunca... y un viaje a un tenebroso lugar del que nunca ha...  read more »


Emma Moves In

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Emma Moves In - 2017

by Clare Hutton

Summary: "Emma's big move is changing everything. She's always fantasized about living in the same seaside town as her twin cousins, Natalia and Zoe. But now that she's there, things aren't going quite the way she expected. The beautiful old mansion the girl's mothers are renovating isn't finished, and Emma misses her dad, who's stuck in Seattle. Worse, the twins lead separate lives at school, and Natalia's friend Caitlin is giving Emma the cold shoulder. But Emma and her cousins have always felt just...  read more »


Escape from Egypt: A Branches Book

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Escape From Egypt: A Branches Book - 2018

by Wendy Mass

Summary: Ava and Chase want some more information before they embark on another adventure in time, but the woman who gave them the suitcase filled with magical objects is not being helpful, and when Chase picks up the scarab of King Tutankamun they find themselves transported not to ancient Egypt, but to Egypt on the day King Tut's tomb is discovered--and they must get the artifact back into the tomb while avoiding Randall who has arrived before them.


Escape from the Carnival of Horrors

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Escape From The Carnival Of Horrors - 1995

by R. L. Stine

Summary: "Late on night you and your friends visit the old fairgrounds. They're putting up rides and booths for the annual carnival. But this year things look really different. Really odd. Really scary.The place is lit up by a hundred fiery torches. And spooky music is coming from the main tent. Then you meet Big Al, the creepy carnival manager He's invited you in to test some of the rides. Will you brave the terrifying Supersonic Space Coaster Risk the horrors of the Reptile Petting Zoo? Slice through...  read more »


Families, Families, Families!

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Families, Families, Families! - 2015

by Suzanne Lang

Summary: No matter your size, shape, or pedigree—if you love each other, you are a family! Moms, dads, sisters, brothers — and even Great Aunt Sue — appear in dozens of combinations, demonstrating all kinds of nontraditional families! Silly animals are cleverly depicted in framed portraits, and offer a warm celebration of family love. From School Library Journal PreS-Gr 1—Imagine a house with many rooms, whose walls each have a different color or wallpaper, accenting a family...  read more »


Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald ― The Original Screenplay

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Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of Grindelwald € The Original Screenplay - 2018

by J.K. Rowling

Summary: This screenplay in book form describes the dialogue and action of the film. After Newt Scamander helps to capture Gellert Grindelwald, the criminal soon escapes custody and begins gathering followers under his ideology of keeping magic for pure-blood wizards only. Albus Dumbledore, Grindelwald's truest friend, has no choice but to resist the charismatic leader and ask Newt to help thwart the plans for (wizarding) world domination.


Finding Mighty

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Finding Mighty - 2017

by Sheela Chari

Summary: Along the train lines north of New York City, twelve-year-old neighbors Myla and Peter search for the link between Myla; s necklace and the disappearance of Peter; s brother, Randall. Thrown into a world of parkour, graffiti, and diamond-smuggling, Myla and Peter encounter a band of thugs who are after the same thing as Randall. Can Myla and Peter find Randall before it; s too late, and their shared family secrets threaten to destroy them all? Drawing on urban art forms and local history, Finding Mighty is a mystery that explores the nature of art and the unbreakable bonds of family.


Flashback

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Flashback - 2018

by Shannon Messenger

Summary: "Sophie Foster doesn|t know what|or whom|to believe. And in a game with this many players, the worst mistake can be focusing on the wrong threat. But when the Neverseen prove that Sophie|s far more vulnerable than she ever imagined, she realizes it|s time to change the rules. Her powerful abilities can only protect her so far. To face down ruthless enemies, she must learn to fight. Unfortunately, battle training can|t help a beloved friend who|s facing a whole different danger|where the only...  read more »


Flashback

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Flashback - 2018

by Shannon Messenger

Summary: "Sophie Foster doesn|t know what|or whom|to believe. And in a game with this many players, the worst mistake can be focusing on the wrong threat. But when the Neverseen prove that Sophie|s far more vulnerable than she ever imagined, she realizes it|s time to change the rules. Her powerful abilities can only protect her so far. To face down ruthless enemies, she must learn to fight. Unfortunately, battle training can|t help a beloved friend who|s facing a whole different danger|where the only...  read more »


For Magnus Chase

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For Magnus Chase - 2016

by Rick Riordan

Summary: So you; ve made it to Valhalla. Now what? This "who; s who" guide to the gods, goddesses, and other important figures of Norse mythology was commissioned by Helgi, who, after more than a millennium as manager of Hotel Valhalla, became fed up with answering the same questions from newly deceased heroes at check-in. The profiles provide essential stats, interviews, and personal reflections so you can identify the gods and avoid those awkward introductions. Handy facts about other beings round out...  read more »


The Fourth Stall, Part II

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The Fourth Stall, Part II - 2012

by Chris Rylander

Summary: The life of crime is good.Mac has taken down legendary high school crime boss Staples, business has been booming, and Mac and Vince are getting ready for middle school baseball tryouts. But this can; t last. Mac has always tried to keep his friends close and his enemies closer. But what happens when you can; t tell the difference? This dilemma walks into the fourth stall in the form of Trixie Von Parkway—an eighth grader with a mean look and an even meaner predicament. The new science...  read more »


Free Verse

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Free Verse - 2016

by Sarah Dooley

Summary: A moving, bittersweet tale reminiscent of Sharon Creech; s Walk Two Moons set in a West Virginia coal-mining town When her brother dies in a fire, Sasha Harless has no one left, and nowhere to turn. After her father died in the mines and her mother ran off, he was her last caretaker. They; d always dreamed of leaving Caboose, West Virginia together someday, but instead she; s in foster care, feeling more stuck and broken than ever. But then Sasha discovers family she didn; t know she had, and...  read more »


Fuzzy

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Fuzzy - 2016

by Tom Angleberger

Summary: From the minds of Tom Angleberger, the New York Times bestselling author of the wildly popular Origami Yoda series, and Paul Dellinger, an adult science-fiction writer, comes a funny middle school story with a memorable robot title character. Reluctant readers and robot lovers in elementary and middle school will enjoy this fast-paced read that shows just how strange a place middle school can be, particularly when the new student is a state-of-the-art robot. When Max—Maxine...  read more »


The Genius Experiment

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The Genius Experiment - 2018

by James Patterson

Summary: *#1 New York Times Bestseller* What Harry Potter did for magic, Max Einstein does for kids; imaginations! #1 bestselling author James Patterson has written the first and only children; s adventure novel officially approved by the Albert Einstein Archives. Max Einstein is not your typical genius. She... -Hacks the computer system at NYU to attend classes -Builds inventions to help the homeless -And talks to Albert Einstein! (Okay that; s just in her imagination) But everything changes when Max...  read more »


A Ghostly Gathering

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A Ghostly Gathering - 2018

by Mary Downing Hahn

Summary: A bewitched doll, a vengeful spirit, and a haunted mansion populate three haunting tales from award-winning author Mary Downing Hahn. Spine-chilling and spooky, these stories of the supernatural will thrill readers who love to be scared . . . just enough. In Took, a witch called Old Auntie is lurking near Dan; s family; s new home. He doesn; t believe in her at first, but is forced to accept that she is real and take action when his little sister, Erica, is "took" to become Auntie; s slave for...  read more »


Ghoulia

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Ghoulia - 2018

by Barbara Cantini

Summary: Ghoulia lives in Crumbling Manor with her Auntie Departed and spends most of her time playing with Tragedy, her beloved albino greyhound. But things aren't as easy as they seem for this little zombie girl--all she wants is a real friend. She tries to venture past the manor's walls, but she can't hide her pale green skin or the deep purple circles under her eyes. The other children will be afraid of her, and no one will want to be her friend. But when Halloween rolls around, Ghoulia hatches a...  read more »


The Girl in the Locked Room

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The Girl In The Locked Room - 2018

by Mary Downing Hahn

Summary: Told in two voices, Jules, whose father is restoring an abandoned house, and a girl who lived there a century before begin to communicate and slowly, the girl's tragic story is revealed.


Going Wild

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Going Wild - 2016

by Lisa Mcmann

Summary: Spider-Man meets Animorphs in this thrilling middle grade series from Lisa McMann, New York Times bestselling author of the Unwanteds series. Katherine Applegate— Newbery Medal winning author of The One and Only Ivan, Wishtree, and Endling— calls this book "gripping, action-packed, and filled with humor and heart." Charlie Wilde knew her life would change forever when her family moved from the city of Chicago to the suburbs of Arizona...and that was before she found the bracelet....  read more »


The Golden Tower

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The Golden Tower - 2018

by Holly Black

Summary: As Callum begins his final year at the Magisterium, he is estranged from most of his friends and a furtive darkness haunts him.


The Guardian of the Realm

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The Guardian Of The Realm - 2018

by Geronimo Stilton

Summary: Geronimo is in the Kingdom of Fantasy for training on the "Balanced Path" when he learns that Queen Blossom has had a beautiful baby girl, Winglet, and that the baby princess has been kidnapped--and it is up to the brave mouse as Guardian of the Realm to discover who has taken Winglet, and return her to her distraught parents.


Half Upon a Time

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Half Upon A Time - 2010

by James Riley

Summary: Jack lives in a fantasy world. Really. He; s the son of the infamous Jack who stole the magic beans from the giant, and he; s working hard to restore his family; s reputation. He finds the perfect opportunity when a "princess" lands in front of him, apparently from the land of Punk, as her Punk Princess sweatshirt implies. May is from our world, and she; s utterly confused to find herself in the midst of the fairy tale characters she has read about. But Jack and May have more in common than...  read more »


Hank Zipzer: The Cow Poop Treasure Hunt

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Hank Zipzer: The Cow Poop Treasure Hunt - 2018

by Theo Baker

Summary: In this book in the series of books based on the hit CBBC TV show, Hank is desperate to prove to his parents that he can be responsible, and roughing it seems like the perfect test. He didn't count on being paired up with his nemesis, McKelty, or a leaky tent in a field of cow pies, though. Can life get much worse for Hank?


The Heat Is On

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The Heat Is On - 2018

by Charise Mericle Harper

Summary: The second week of Next Best Junior Chef features family and traditions, as Caroline, Oliver, and Rae, ages eleven to twelve, face more challenges and another elimination.


Heather Has Two Mommies

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Heather Has Two Mommies - 2015

by Lesla Newman

Summary: Candlewick relaunches a modern classic for this generation with an all-new, beautifully illustrated edition. Features an audio read-along! Heather; s favorite number is two. She has two arms, two legs, and two pets. And she also has two mommies. When Heather goes to school for the first time, someone asks her about her daddy, but Heather doesn; t have a daddy. Then something interesting happens. When Heather and her classmates all draw pictures of their families, not one drawing is the same. It...  read more »


Heidi Heckelbeck Is So Totally Grounded!

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Heidi Heckelbeck Is So Totally Grounded! - 2018

by Wanda Coven

Summary: Having decided housecleaning is too much for her to handle, Heidi Heckelbeck pulls out her Book of Spells and conjures up a helper, with disastrous results.


Hero

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Hero - 2016

by Jennifer Li Shotz

Summary: "Hero, a retired police search-and-rescue dog, is not prepared for a stray puppy to come into his life. But when he and twelve-year-old Ben find Scout injured and afraid, the new addition leads them down an unexpected and dangerous path. When Scout goes missing, it's up to Hero to use his search-and-rescue skills to find Scout and bring him home. Get ready for a canine adventure full of danger, loyalty, and the unbreakable bond between a boy and his best friend." --


Hero: Hurricane Rescue

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Hero: Hurricane Rescue - 2017

by Jennifer Li Shotz

Summary: When a hurricane strikes their community, Hero and Ben race to find their missing friend, Jack, and his dog, Scout, only to be trapped in the forest by a dangerous storm surge.


Hero: Rescue Mission

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Hero: Rescue Mission - 2017

by Jennifer Li Shotz

Summary: Ben and Hero, the incredible search-and-rescue dog, have saved the day before--but never like this. Ben's town is in trouble when two convicts escape from a nearby prison. His dad, a police officer, sets off to find the men and bring them to justice, but then Ben's dad disappears and the trail goes cold. Ben knows that it's up to him and Hero to solve the case. As they embark on their most dangerous mission yet, the two best friends must stock up on their bravery and courage in order to outwit...  read more »


The Hogwarts Collection

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The Hogwarts Collection - 2017

by J. K. Rowling

Summary: <p>Pottermore Presents is a collection of J.K. Rowling; s writing taken from the Pottermore archives: short reads originally featured on pottermore.com with some exclusive new additions. These eBooks, with writing curated by Pottermore, will take you beyond the Harry Potter stories as J.K. Rowling reveals her inspiration, intricate details of characters; lives and surprises from the wizarding world.</p><br><p>The Hogwarts Collection gathers together three Pottermore...  read more »


The House in Poplar Wood

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The House In Poplar Wood - 2018

by K. E. Ormsbee

Summary: Haunted Mansion meets Stranger Things ★ "A smart, thrilling mystery" - Publishers Weekly , starred review ★ "Magical elements, evocative, intelligent writing, and ever-ratcheting suspense."- Kirkus Reviews, starred review "The foreboding atmosphere perfectly matches the dark mystery and high stakes confronting the middle-schoolers." – Booklist For as long as the Vickery twins can remember, Lee and his mother have served Memory, while Felix and his father assist Death. This is...  read more »


The House You Pass On the Way

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The House You Pass On The Way - 2010

by Jacqueline Woodson

Summary: Jacqueline Woodson is the 2018-2019 National Ambassador for Young People; s Literature A lyrical coming-of-age story from a three-time Newbery Honor winning author Thirteen-year-old Staggerlee used to be called Evangeline, but she took on a fiercer name. She; s always been different—set apart by the tragic deaths of her grandparents in an anti-civil rights bombing, by her parents; interracial marriage, and by her family; s retreat from the world. This summer she has a new reason to feel...  read more »


Humphrey's Big Birthday Bash

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Humphrey's Big Birthday Bash - 2018

by Betty G. Birney

Summary: "The students in Room 26 are throwing a birthday party, and Humphrey is surprised when he finds out who it's for!" --


I Survived the Attack of the Grizzlies, 1967

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I Survived The Attack Of The Grizzlies, 1967 - 2018

by Lauren Tarshis

Summary: Eleven-year-old Melody Vega and her family visit Glacier National Park every summer, but this year Mel comes face-to-face with a terrifying grizzly bear.


I Survived the Attack of the Grizzlies, 1967

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I Survived The Attack Of The Grizzlies, 1967 - 2018

by Lauren Tarshis

Summary: Eleven-year-old Melody Vega and her family visit Glacier National Park every summer, but this year Mel comes face-to-face with a terrifying grizzly bear.


Isadora Moon Goes Camping

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Isadora Moon Goes Camping - 2017

by Harriet Muncaster

Summary: Meet Isadora Moon! She; s half-fairy, half-vampire and totally unique! Camping is full of surprises when you; re a vampire-fairy! When Isadora Moon and her family go on a camping trip to the beach, they; re just like everybody else. They roast marshmallows and build sand castles and sleep in a tent! But in a magical family, anything can happen. And when Isadora goes on a nighttime adventure, she makes an unusual friend under the sea. . . .


Isadora Moon Goes to School

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Isadora Moon Goes To School - 2017

by Harriet Muncaster

Summary: Meet Isadora Moon! She; s half-fairy, half-vampire and totally unique! Isadora Moon loves sunshine — and nighttime. She loves her magic wand — and her black tutu. She loves spooky bats — and Pink Rabbit. Isadora is half-fairy, half-vampire, and she; s special because she is different! Now Isadora; s parents want her to start school, but she; s not sure where she belongs — fairy school or vampire school?


Isadora Moon Goes to the Ballet

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Isadora Moon Goes To The Ballet - 2018

by Harriet Muncaster

Summary: Fans of the Princess in Black and Vampirina Ballerina, meet Isadora Moon: half vampire, half fairy, and totally unique! Isadora Moon is special because she is different. But just like her other classmates, Isadora loves the ballet. That; s why Isadora can; t wait for a field trip with her class to see the performance of Alice in Wonderland . Everything is totally normal. And then the curtain rises and Isadora; s special best friend, Pink Rabbit, is not in his seat. . . .


Ivy and Bean and the Ghost That Had to Go

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Ivy And Bean And The Ghost That Had To Go - 2006

by Annie Barrows

Summary: Second-graders Ivy and Bean set out to expel the ghost who is living in the girls' bathroom at their school.


The Jigsaw Jungle

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The Jigsaw Jungle - 2018

by Kristin Levine

Summary: Claudia Dalton, twelve, embarks on an unexpected treasure hunt that she hopes will bring her missing father home and heal whatever is wrong with her family. Told through notes, emails, audio and video transcripts, and more from Claudia's scrapbook.


The Journey of Little Charlie

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The Journey Of Little Charlie - 2018

by Christopher Paul Curtis

Summary: When his poor sharecropper father is killed in an accident and leaves the family in debt, twelve-year-old Little Charlie agrees to accompany fearsome plantation overseer Cap'n Buck north in pursuit of people who have stolen from him; Cap'n Buck tells Little Charlie that his father's debt will be cleared when the fugitives are captured, which seems like a good deal until Little Charlie comes face-to-face with the people he is chasing.


Judy Moody and the Right Royal Tea Party

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Judy Moody And The Right Royal Tea Party - 2018

by Megan McDonald

Summary: When Judy learns that some of her ancestors lived in England and possibly related to the Queen, her nemesis Jessica Finch finds more surprise relatives that Judy wishes she could hide in a dungeon somewhere.


La brujula dorada

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La Brujula Dorada - 2017

by Philip Pullman

Summary: LA MATERIA OSCURA I «De no ser por esta nina, moririamos todos.» LA GRAN SERIE DE FANTASIA DE TODOS LOS TIEMPOS, ESCRITA POR UNO DE LOS MEJORES NARRADORES DE NUESTRA EPOCA. Lyra Belacqua y su animal daimonion llevan una vida un tanto salvaje y despreocupada entre los alumnos del Jordan College de Oxford. El destino que la aguarda la conducira a las heladas tierras del Artico, donde reinan los clanes de brujas y los osos polares libran virulentas luchas. Su extraordinario viaje tendra...  read more »


La daga

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La Daga - 2017

by Philip Pullman

Summary: LA MATERIA OSCURA II «¿Que es? ¿Amigo o enemigo?» «Es un asesino.» LA GRAN SERIE DE FANTASIA DE TODOS LOS TIEMPOS, ESCRITA POR UNO DE LOS MEJORES NARRADORES DE NUESTRA EPOCA. Will acaba de matar a un hombre. Es un fugitivo. Su huida lo llevara mucho mas alla de su propio mundo, al sobrecogedor desasosiego de una ciudad desierta, y a conocer a una nina, Lyra. El destino de esta se halla extranamente ligado al suyo y juntos deben encontrar el arma mas poderosa de todos los mundos... «La...  read more »


The Land of Forgotten Girls

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The Land Of Forgotten Girls - 2016

by Erin Entrada Kelly

Summary: In this acclaimed novel from Newbery Medalist Erin Entrada Kelly, two sisters from the Philippines, abandoned by their father and living in impoverished circumstances in Louisiana, fight to make their lives better. School Library Journal called The Land of Forgotten Girls "A charming and affecting novel about sisterhood, the magic of imagination, and perseverance." For readers of Pam Muñoz Ryan, Rita Williams-Garcia, and anyone searching for the true meaning of family. Winner of a Parents;...  read more »


The Landry News

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The Landry News - 2000

by Andrew Clements

Summary: A fifth-grader starts a newspaper with an editorial that prompts her burnt-out classroom teacher to really begin teaching again, but he is later threatened with disciplinary action as a result.


The Last Kids on Earth and the Cosmic Beyond

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The Last Kids On Earth And The Cosmic Beyond - 2018

by Max Brallier

Summary: During the first winter after the Monster Apocalypse, Jack and his buddies prepare for a monstrous Christmas celebration, but a supervillainess steals Jack's prized monster-slaying weapon, his Louisville Slicer, and he vows to get it back.


The Law of Finders Keepers

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The Law Of Finders Keepers - 2018

by Sheila Turnage

Summary: The heart-warming conclusion to the beloved Mo & Dale Mysteries by Newbery Honor author Sheila Turnage featuring the most shocking case yet! Pirate fever sweeps through the town after an opportunistic treasure hunter shows up looking to lay claim to Blackbeard; s lost gold buried somewhere in Tupelo Landing. When the (probably) world-famous Desperado Detectives—Mo and Dale and Harm—are hired by Mayor Little; s mother to find the pirate loot for her, and the high-stakes race for...  read more »


Left Out

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Left Out - 2017

by Tim Green

Summary: All Landon Dorch has ever wanted is to be like everyone else. His deafness and the way he talks have been obstacles all his life. But now he finally sees his chance to fit in. Bigger and taller than any other seventh grader in his new school, Landon plans to use his size to his advantage and join the school's football team. But the same speech problems and the cochlear implants that help him hear continue to haunt him. Just when it looks like Landon will be left out of football for good, an...  read more »


The Legend of the Howling Werewolf

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The Legend Of The Howling Werewolf - 2018

by Gertrude Chandler Warner

Summary: "The Aldens are helping out at a harvest festival in a town at the foot of the Rocky Mountains. But something in the hills is scaring people away! Are the local rumors about a werewolf true?" --


Lights, Camera, Cook!

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Lights, Camera, Cook! - 2017

by Charise Mericle Harper

Summary: Follows Tate, Rae, Caroline, and Oliver, ages nine to eleven, both on and off-camera as they compete in a televised cooking competition. Includes cooking tips.


Little Chick and Mommy Cat

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Little Chick And Mommy Cat - 2013

by Marta Zafrilla

Summary: Winner at the 2012 Moonbeam Children; s Book Awards A story that explores diversity in a fun way, raising awareness of how every child is entitled to a family based on love. Guided Reading Level: M, Lexile Level: 850L| Winner at the 2012 Moonbeam Children; s Book Awards A story that explores diversity in a fun way, raising awareness of how every child is entitled to a family based on love. Guided Reading Level: M, Lexile Level: 850L


The Little Prince

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The Little Prince - 2018

by Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Summary: An aviator whose plane is forced down in the Sahara Desert encounters a little prince from a small planet who relates his adventures in seeking the secret of what is important in life.


Little Women

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Little Women - 1969

by Louisa May Alcott

Summary: Louisa May Alcott wrote Little Women in two parts, each resoundingly popular and receiving critical acclaim. The novel follows the lives of the four March sisters, Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy, from childhood into maturity. The journey is not an easy one, and each is humbled and ultimately uplifted by her encounters with love, society and death. The work is based loosely on Alcott; s experiences growing up with three sisters.


Liz and the Nosy Neighbor

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Liz And The Nosy Neighbor - 2018

by Callie Barkley

Summary: "Liz has been assigned a class project that's perfect for her. She has to create a diorama of an animal habitat! Art plus animals? What could be better? Well, things could be better if Liz's new neighbor and classmate was a little nicer to her ... and a little less nosy!" --


The Lizard War

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The Lizard War - 2015

by Jack Patton

Summary: "Bug Island is under attack! The lizard army is invading and the Battle Bugs are losing. Their only hope against the intruders is a strange creature they've never seen before--a human being named Max. Max doesn't know how he ended up on Bug Island--but he does know the Battle Bugs need his help!" --


The Locker Ate Lucy!

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The Locker Ate Lucy! - 2014

by Jack Chabert

Summary: Sam Graves; s school is ALIVE! This series is part of Scholastic; s early chapter book line called Branches, which is aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina. Branches books help readers grow! In the second book in the series, Sam Graves; s friend Lucy disappears into her locker! Sam and his friend Antonio follow a trail of clues that leads them...  read more »


The Lost Continent

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The Lost Continent - 2018

by Tui T. Sutherland

Summary: For centuries there have been rumors of another continent on the dragons' planet -- another land far across the ocean, populated by tribes of dragons very different from those we know. But there's never been any evidence, and most dragons dismissed the rumors as fairy tales. Until now. Because it turns out the stories are true. And the other tribes are coming.


Louisiana's Way Home

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Louisiana's Way Home - 2018

by Kate DiCamillo

Summary: When Louisiana Elefante's granny wakes her up in the middle of the night to tell her that the day of reckoning has arrived and they have to leave home immediately, Louisiana isn't overly worried. After all, Granny has many middle-of-the-night ideas. But this time, things are different. This time, Granny intends for them never to return. Separated from her best friends, Raymie and Beverly, Louisiana struggles to oppose the winds of fate (and Granny) and find a way home. But as Louisiana's life...  read more »


Louisiana; s Way Home

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Louisiana; S Way Home - 2018

by Kate Dicamillo

Summary: When Louisiana Elefante's granny wakes her up in the middle of the night to tell her that the day of reckoning has arrived and they have to leave home immediately, Louisiana isn't overly worried. After all, Granny has many middle-of-the-night ideas. But this time, things are different. This time, Granny intends for them never to return. Separated from her best friends, Raymie and Beverly, Louisiana struggles to oppose the winds of fate (and Granny) and find a way home. But as Louisiana's life...  read more »


Lu

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Lu - 2018

by Jason Reynolds

Summary: Lu must learn to leave his ego on the sidelines if he wants to finally connect with others in the climax to the New York Times bestselling and award-winning Track series from Jason Reynolds. Lu was born to be cocaptain of the Defenders. Well, actually, he was born albino, but that; s got nothing to do with being a track star. Lu has swagger, plus the talent to back it up, and with all that—not to mention the gold chains and diamond earrings—no one; s gonna outshine him. Lu knows he...  read more »


Mac Undercover

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Mac Undercover - 2018

by Mac Barnett

Summary: One day, Mac (smartest boy in his class in a small town in California) receives a telephone call from the Queen of England, recruiting him to find the crown jewels (well, actually just the Coronation Spoon) and so Mac embarks on his first adventure as a secret agent--with the assurance that the Queen will give him a note excusing him from school.


Made of Stars

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Made Of Stars - 2013

by Kelley York

Summary: Made of Stars by Kelley York When eighteen-year-old Hunter Jackson and his half sister, Ashlin, return to their dad; s for the first winter in years, they expect everything to be just like the warmer months they; d spent there as kids. And it is—at first. But Chance, the charismatic and adventurous boy who made their summers epic, is harboring deep secrets. Secrets that are quickly spiraling into something else entirely. The reason they; ve never met Chance; s parents or seen his home is...  read more »


The Magic Thief: Found

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The Magic Thief: Found - 2011

by Sarah Prineas

Summary: Connwaer, the young thief-turned-wizard's apprentice, escapes from prison and follows the call of magic to the distant and mysterious Dragon Mountain on a quest to save Wellmet from Arhionvar, dread magic that can destroy the city.


Marc's Mission: Way of the Warrior Kid

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Marc's Mission: Way Of The Warrior Kid - 2018

by Jocko Willink

Summary: Marc hopes that his Uncle Jake can help him turn around his terrible summer, which he has to spend at camp with Nathan James, who is mean and annoying, while longing for a fancy new bike his parents will not buy him.


Marge in Charge

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Marge In Charge - 2017

by Isla Fisher

Summary: "Meet Marge, the mischievous babysitter with rainbow hair who loves to make a mess and bend the rules ... At dinnertime Chef Marge cooks up chocolate soup, and at school Marge the Musician conducts a chaotic concert in the playground! In these three stories, Jake and Jemima have brilliant fun with their new babysitter, but will they manage to tick off all the jobs on Mummy's list?


Marge in Charge and the Stolen Treasure

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Marge In Charge And The Stolen Treasure - 2018

by Isla Fisher

Summary: Meet Marge, the mischievous babysitter with rainbow hair who loves to make a mess and bend the rules ... At dinnertime Chef Marge cooks up chocolate soup, and at school Marge the Musician conducts a chaotic concert in the playground! In these three stories, Jake and Jemima have brilliant fun with their new babysitter, but will they manage to tick off all the jobs on Mummy's list?


Max Einstein: The Genius Experiment

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Max Einstein: The Genius Experiment - 2018

by James Patterson

Summary: Max Einstein and a group of international geniuses use their creativity and curiosity to help solve some of the world's toughest problems with science. --


Meet Tracker!

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Meet Tracker! - 2016

by Nickelodeon Publishing

Summary: Join Nickelodeon; s PAW Patrol as they find adventure and make a new friend. Boys and girls ages 4 to 6 will love this Step 1 Deluxe Step into Reading leveled reader. Step 1 Readers feature big type and easy words. Rhymes and rhythmic text paired with picture clues help children decode the story. For children who know the alphabet and are eager to begin reading. This Nickelodeon read-along contains audio narration.


Meet Yasmin!

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Meet Yasmin! - 2018

by Saadia Faruqi

Summary: In this compilation of four separately published books, Pakistani American second grader Yasmin learns to cope with the small problems of school and home, while gaining confidence in her own skills and creative abilities.


Megabat

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Megabat - 2018

by Anna Humphrey

Summary: "Daniel Misumi has just moved to a new house. It's big and old and far away from his friends and his life before. AND it's haunted... or is it? Megabat was just napping on a papaya one day when he was stuffed in a box and shipped halfway across the world. Now he's living in an old house far from home, feeling sorry for himself and accidentally scaring the people who live there. Daniel realizes it's not a ghost in his new house. It's a bat. And he can talk. And he's actually kind of cute....  read more »


The Meltdown

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The Meltdown - 2018

by Jeff Kinney

Summary: When snow shuts down Greg Heffley's middle school, his neighborhood transforms into a wintry battlefield. Rival groups fight over territory, build massive snow forts, and stage epic snowball fights. And in the crosshairs are Greg and his trusty best friend, Rowley Jefferson. It's a fight for survival as Greg and Rowley navigate alliances, betrayals, and warring gangs in a neighborhood meltdown. When the snow clears, will Greg and Rowley emerge as heroes? Or will they even survive to see another day?


The Meltdown

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The Meltdown - 2018

by Jeff Kinney

Summary: When snow shuts down Greg Heffley's middle school, his neighborhood transforms into a wintry battlefield. Rival groups fight over territory, build massive snow forts, and stage epic snowball fights. And in the crosshairs are Greg and his trusty best friend, Rowley Jefferson. It's a fight for survival as Greg and Rowley navigate alliances, betrayals, and warring gangs in a neighborhood meltdown. When the snow clears, will Greg and Rowley emerge as heroes? Or will they even survive to see another day?


Merci Suarez Changes Gears

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Merci Suarez Changes Gears - 2018

by Meg Medina

Summary: Merci Sua´rez knew that sixth grade would be different, but she had no idea just how different. For starters, Merci has never been like the other kids at her private school in Florida, because she and her older brother, Roli, are scholarship students. They don't have a big house or a fancy boat, and they have to do extra community service to make up for their free tuition. So when bossy Edna Santos sets her sights on the new boy who happens to be Merci's school-assigned Sunshine Buddy, Merci...  read more »


Merci Suarez Changes Gears

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Merci Suarez Changes Gears - 2018

by Meg Medina

Summary: Merci Sua´rez knew that sixth grade would be different, but she had no idea just how different. For starters, Merci has never been like the other kids at her private school in Florida, because she and her older brother, Roli, are scholarship students. They don't have a big house or a fancy boat, and they have to do extra community service to make up for their free tuition. So when bossy Edna Santos sets her sights on the new boy who happens to be Merci's school-assigned Sunshine Buddy, Merci...  read more »


Meri Mercer Doesn't Lie, Mostly

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Meri Mercer Doesn't Lie, Mostly - 2014

by Jan Fields

Summary: Meri wants to share her magic mirror with her friends, so she has invited her whole reading group to a party--but when nobody else can see Mary Lennox from The secret garden in her mirror she has to lie and say she was making it up.


A Million Ways Home

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A Million Ways Home - 2014

by Dianna Dorisi Winget

Summary: A moving middle-grade story about love, loss, and the unlikely places we find home. Poppy; s life has been turned upside down after her grandma (and guardian) had a stroke and ended up in the hospital. But Poppy is working on a plan to help Grandma Beth so their life together can go back to normal. But when she witnesses an armed robbery, "back to normal" slips even further out of her reach. To keep Poppy safe, the budget-strapped police devise an unusual "witness protection program," wherein...  read more »


The Miscalculations of Lightning Girl

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The Miscalculations Of Lightning Girl - 2018

by Stacy Mcanulty

Summary: A lightning strike made Lucy, twelve, a math genius but, after years of homeschooling, her grandmother enrolls her in middle school and she learns that life is more than numbers.


Miss Communication

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Miss Communication - 2018

by Jennifer L. Holm

Summary: Watch out, middle school! In her second foray out of graphic novels and into middle grade, Babymouse has a smartphone, and she; s not afraid to use it. . . . Ping! Ping! The sound of texting is in the air. Everyone at middle school has a cell phone. Babymouse just has to get one, too. But having a phone is a lot of work! Building up a following on SoFamous, learning text lingo, keeping up with all the important koala videos . . . Babymouse is ready to tear her whiskers out. Why does it suddenly...  read more »


Missy Piggle-Wiggle and the Sticky-Fingers Cure

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Missy Piggle-Wiggle And The Sticky-Fingers Cure - 2018

by Ann M. Martin

Summary: Even though she, her upside-down house, and its animal occupants are under quarantine with the Winter Effluvia, Missy Piggle-Wiggle manages to dispense cures to the misbehaving children of Little Spring Valley.


The Monster Detector

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The Monster Detector - 2018

by Ellen Potter

Summary: Hugo, a young sasquatch, and his friend Gigi use a Monster Detector to find a Green Whistler, but when Hugo's human friend, Boone, joins in, surprises are in store.


Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress

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Morris Micklewhite And The Tangerine Dress - 2014

by Christine Baldacchino

Summary: Morris is a little boy who loves using his imagination. He dreams about having space adventures, paints beautiful pictures and sings the loudest during circle time. But most of all, Morris loves his classroom; s dress-up center — he loves wearing the tangerine dress.


The Mortification of Fovea Munson

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The Mortification Of Fovea Munson - 2018

by Mary Winn Heider

Summary: Forced to help in her parents' cadaver lab for the summer, Fovea Munson, twelve, discovers three talking heads in need of a favor.


My Father's Words

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My Father's Words - 2018

by Patricia MacLachlan

Summary: Declan O'Brien always had a gentle word to share, odd phrases he liked to repeat, and songs to sing while he played basketball. His favorite song was Dona Nobis Pacem, "Grant Us Peace." His family loved him deeply and always knew they were loved in return. But a terrible accident one day changes their lives forever, and Fiona and Finn O'Brien are left without a father. Their mother is at a loss. What words are there to guide them through such overwhelming grief... Perhaps with time, patience, and their father's gentle words in their hearts, hope will spark once more." --


My Life as a Book

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My Life As A Book - 2010

by Janet Tashjian

Summary: Summer; s finally here, and Derek Fallon is looking forward to pelting the UPS truck with water balloons, climbing onto the garage roof, and conducting silly investigations. But when his parents decide to send him to Learning Camp, Derek; s dreams of fun come to an end. Ever since he; s been labeled a "reluctant reader," his mom has pushed him to read "real" books—something other than his beloved Calvin & Hobbes. As Derek forges unexpected friendships and uncovers a family secret...  read more »


My Life as a Gamer

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My Life As A Gamer - 2015

by Janet Tashjian

Summary: Derek Fallon gets the chance of a lifetime—to participate in a gaming company focus group and to test out a new video game called "Arctic Ninja." Together with his friends Carly, Matt, and Umberto, Derek thinks his gaming talents will be showcased. But he soon realizes that everyone has got him beat, including whiz kid El Cid. On top of that, school reading tests have begun and Derek feels doubly off his game. Isn; t there anything he; s good at?


My Life as a Joke

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My Life As A Joke - 2014

by Janet Tashjian

Summary: Derek Fallon discovers all the angst that comes with being twelve—he just wants to feel grown up, but life gets in the way with a series of mishaps that make him look like a baby. He passes out during a worm dissection in science class, falls flat on his face in gym class and gets a fat lip that causes him to lisp all day, and his plans for a monster-truck party turn into a bouncy house disaster. Why isn; t being in middle school as great as Derek imagined? Thankfully, with a little help...  read more »


My Life as a Stuntboy

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My Life As A Stuntboy - 2011

by Janet Tashjian

Summary: Derek Fallon gets the opportunity of a lifetime—to be a stunt boy in a major movie featuring a pretty teen starlet. After accepting the job he learns that he is the star; s stunt double and must wear a wig! His friends are never going to let him live this down. If that weren; t his only problem, his parents are threatening to give away his pet monkey, and his best friend just posted an embarrassing video of him on Youtube. Can life get any worse? Still the irrepressible Derek takes it all in stride and even manages to save the day.


My Very UnFairy Tale Life Series, Book 1

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My Very UnFairy Tale Life Series, Book 1 - 2011

by Anna Staniszewski

Summary: You know all those stories that claim fairies cry sparkle tears and elves travel by rainbow? They; re lies. All lies. I; ve spent my life as an official adventurer. I travel across enchanted kingdoms saving magical creatures and fighting horrible beasts that most of you think are only myths and legends. I; ve never had a social life. My friends have all forgotten me. And let; s not even talk about trying to do my homework. So — I; m done!! I; m tired and I want to go back to being a normal...  read more »


My Weirdest School #12: Ms. Hall Is a Goofball!

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My Weirdest School #12: Ms. Hall Is A Goofball! - 2018

by Dan Gutman

Summary: New lunch lady Ms. Hall is obsessed with healthy food and she makes it her mission to get A.J. and the gang to eat more vegetables, but they won't take this sitting down.


Mystery of the Midnight Rider

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Mystery Of The Midnight Rider - 2013

by Carolyn Keene

Summary: When competition for lucrative prizes ranging from money to placement on the Olympic Team escalates to the point where one desperate participant drugs horses at the River Heights Horse Show, Nancy, Bess, and George track clues to identify the culprit.


Mystery of the Pink Owl Flu

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Mystery Of The Pink Owl Flu - 2015

by Jessica Anderson

Summary: Romy was having a bad morning. To top it off he didn; t get to be Nurse Strongman; s assistant because he was late to school. He felt really bad for letting Nurse Strongman down but maybe he could make it up to him! A new case just FLEW into his lap: who turned the owl mascot pink? Romy, hoping to solve the case alone, quickly accuses many of his friends without having all his facts. Can Romy solve the case and keep his friends? Will he make his parents and Nurse Strongman proud? These...  read more »


Natalia Takes the Lead

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Natalia Takes The Lead - 2018

by Clare Hutton

Summary: "Several dogs are staying at the inn with their owners and there's even going to be a wedding with dog ring bearers! Natalia is eager to help out because she loves dogs and wants to earn a little extra spending money. She volunteers to watch and walk all the guests' dogs --and volunteers Zoe and Emma to help her. But Zoe and Emma have their own commitments and Natalia is quickly overwhelmed. When one of the dogs involved in the wedding goes missing, Natalia is in big trouble. Can she find the runaway dog and save the guests' big day?" --


The Nerdiest, Wimpiest, Dorkiest I Funny Ever

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The Nerdiest, Wimpiest, Dorkiest I Funny Ever - 2018

by James Patterson

Summary: Comedian Jamie Grimm, accompanied by Uncle Frank, New Aunt Flora, and friends, circles the globe as host of regional competitions, then competes, himself, in the Planet's Funniest Kid Worldwide contest.--Provided by Publisher.


Night in the Gardens

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Night In The Gardens - 2016

by J.h. Low

Summary: Mei tossed and turned. She could not sleep; the night was too dark. Then she heard a gentle whisper. It was Adventurous Andy! Together, on the back of a giant kingfisher, they explore the mesmerising scenes of the Gardens by the Bay at night. As she takes in the beauty of the lights, Mei realises that the night isn; t so dark and frightening after all!


No Fixed Address

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No Fixed Address - 2018

by Susin Nielsen

Summary: For fans of Wendelin van Draanen and Cynthia Lord, a touching and funny middle-grade story about family, friendship, and growing up when you; re one step away from homelessness. Twelve-and-three-quarter-year-old Felix Knutsson has a knack for trivia. His favorite game show is Who What Where When; he even named his gerbil after the host. Felix; s mom, Astrid, is loving but can; t seem to hold on to a job. So when they get evicted from their latest shabby apartment, they have to move into a van....  read more »


Not So Normal Norbert

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Not So Normal Norbert - 2018

by James Patterson

Summary: Norbert Riddle lives in the United State of Earth, where normal means following the rules, never standing out, and being exactly the same as everyone else, down to the plain gray jumpsuits he wears everyday. He's been normal his whole life, until a moment of temporary hilarity when he does a funny impression of their dictator, and gets caught. Now, Norbert's been arrested and banished to planet Zorquat Three in the Orion Nebula, where kids who defy the rules roam free in the Astronuts camp....  read more »


Ogre Enchanted

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Ogre Enchanted - 2018

by Gail Carson Levine

Summary: Set in the world of the Newbery Honor - winning Ella Enchanted, this tale by beloved author Gail Carson Levine stars a clever heroine who is determined to defy expectations—and outwit a fairy; s curse. Evie is happiest when she is healing people, diagnosing symptoms and prescribing medications, with the help of her devoted friend (and test subject) Wormy. So when Wormy unexpectedly proposes to her, she kindly turns him down; she has far too much to do to be marrying anyone. And besides,...  read more »


Once Upon the End

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Once Upon The End - 2013

by James Riley

Summary: Will there be happily ever after? Don; t miss the fractured-fairy tale conclusion to the action-packed and humor-filled Half Upon a Time trilogy! Jack and May have gone their separate ways, and each is now set on course to fulfill their destiny...or are they? Nothing is ever quite as it seems in the world of fairy tales, and the two friends are in for some huge surprises as they prepare to battle the Wicked Queen once and for all. Knights, fairy godmothers, giants, and beanstalks—all come together thrilling and hilarious conclusion to the Half Upon a Time trilogy!


Out At Home

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Out At Home - 2015

by Cal Ripken Jr

Summary: Twelve-year-olds Mickey Labriogla and Zach "Zoom" Winslow, rivals on and off the baseball field, must learn to work together as teammates to help the Dulaney Orioles win a regional championship game against Zoom's former team.


The Phantom Bandit

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The Phantom Bandit - 2018

by Geronimo Stilton

Summary: Geronimo visits Cacklefur Castle for a vacation, but a ghostly thief on the grounds is targeting the von Cacklefurs' special pumpkins.--


Philippa Fisher and the Dream-Maker's Daughter

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Philippa Fisher And The Dream-Maker's Daughter - 2015

by Liz Kessler

Summary: Philippa Fisher goes on vacation without her fairy godsister Daisy. She befriends Robyn, but she can't help feeling that her new friend is hiding something. When Daisy breaks the rules to visit Philippa, things go horribly wrong, putting all three girls in danger.


Philippa Fisher and the Fairy's Promise

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Philippa Fisher And The Fairy's Promise - 2010

by Liz Kessler

Summary: Philippa and her fairy godsister, Daisy, are asked by the High Counsel to go on a fantastic journey together to find a missing fairy and preserve the portals that connect the fairy and human realms.


The Poison Frog Assault

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The Poison Frog Assault - 2015

by Jack Patton

Summary: The battle bugs face assault in three dimensions: lizards in front of them, birds above, poison frogs below. Will Max's daring plan be approved, let alone successful?


The Princess in Black and the Science Fair Scare

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The Princess In Black And The Science Fair Scare - 2018

by Shannon Hale

Summary: When a goo monster crashes the science fair, the Princess in Black is on the job, and with the help of the Princess in Blankets, sets out to save the science fair.


Ramona Quimby, Age 8

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Ramona Quimby, Age 8 - 2016

by Beverly Cleary

Summary: The further adventures of the Quimby family as Ramona enters the third grade.


The Red Fox Clan

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The Red Fox Clan - 2018

by John Flanagan

Summary: #1 New York Times bestselling author John Flanagan returns to the world of Ranger; s Apprentice, beginning a new story arc starring fan favorites, Will and Maddie ( Ranger; s Apprentice: The Royal Ranger ) . Picking up where Ranger; s Apprentice: The Royal Ranger left off, this next installment continues the story arc featuring young apprentice, Maddie, and the student-turned-master, Will Treaty. The time has come for the next generation to assume the mantle and become protectors of the kingdom...  read more »


Rescue on the Oregon Trail

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Rescue On The Oregon Trail - 2015

by Kate Messner

Summary: Meet Ranger! He; s a time-traveling golden retriever who has a nose for trouble...and always saves the day! Ranger has been trained as a search-and-rescue dog, but can; t officially pass the test because he; s always getting distracted by squirrels during exercises. One day, he finds a mysterious first aid kit in the garden and is transported to the year 1850, where he meets a young boy named Sam Abbott. Sam; s family is migrating west on the Oregon Trail, and soon after Ranger arrives he helps...  read more »


The Ring of Honor

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The Ring Of Honor - 2018

by Sarah L. Thomson

Summary: Seeking the third key, middle school geniuses Sam, Martina, and Theo must navigate New York City following clues related to Alexander Hamilton, solving--and surviving--puzzles and traps along the way.


Robyn the Christmas Party Fairy

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Robyn The Christmas Party Fairy - 2018

by Daisy Meadows

Summary: When Jack Frost steals Robyn the Christmas party fairy's magical objects, Rachel and Kirsty rush to help Robyn find the lost items before the spirit of Christmas is lost forever.


Rosie Revere and the Raucous Riveters: The Questioneers Book #1

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Rosie Revere And The Raucous Riveters: The Questioneers Book #1 - 2018

by Andrea Beaty

Summary: Rosie Revere is no stranger to flops and fails, kerfuffles and catastrophes. After all, engineering is all about perseverance! But this time, Rosie has a really important project to tackle--one that feels much bigger than herself. Rosie's beloved Aunt Rose and her friends, the Raucous Riveters--a group of fun-loving gals who built airplanes during World War II--need help inventing something new. And Rosie is just the engineer for the job! After one flop . . . then another . . . and another . ....  read more »


Saving Winslow

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Saving Winslow - 2018

by Sharon Creech

Summary: When his father brings home an ailing, newborn donkey, Louie names the animal Winslow and takes care of him, but everyone, including Louie's quirky friend Nora, thinks Winslow is not going to survive.


The School Is Alive!

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The School Is Alive! - 2014

by Jack Chabert

Summary: Eerie Elementary is one scary school! This series is part of Scholastic; s early chapter book line called Branches, which is aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina. Branches books help readers grow! In this first book in the series, Sam Graves discovers that his elementary school is ALIVE! Sam finds this out on his first day as the school hall...  read more »


Secret Pony Society

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Secret Pony Society - 2011

by Janet Rising

Summary: Pia has always told her pony everything...but now he; s talking back! When a band of mysterious travelers sets up camp near Laurel Stables, everyone is shocked at how the newcomers treat their horses. No one at the stables trusts these strangers! When Pia goes spying, she can; t help being drawn to Jazz, a girl with real pony-whispering powers. Jazz soon becomes Pia; s secret friend-even Drummer likes her! But Jazz may lose her beloved horse forever unless Pia can help her. Will Pia risk her...  read more »


Seeing Red

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Seeing Red - 2018

by Sarah Mlynowski

Summary: Abby tries to use the magic mirror to get to her friend's house, but she ends up with her brother in the tale of Little Red Riding Hood; where, having accidentally knocked out the Huntsman, they set out to save Red (named Lali) and her rather unpleasant grandmother themselves--but end up having to save the wolf (who actually seems a lot nicer then Lali's grandmother), and discovering a surprising secret about their own Nana.


Sherlock Holmes and the Disappearing Diamond

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Sherlock Holmes And The Disappearing Diamond - 2018

by Sam Hearn

Summary: While on a school trip to the British Arts & Antiquities Museum, John Watson and his friends from the Baker Street Academy get involved in a mystery when the Alpine Star, a famous diamond, is stolen.


Shine of the Silver Dragon: A Branches Book

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Shine Of The Silver Dragon: A Branches Book - 2018

by Tracey West

Summary: Diego is under the spell of the wizard Maldred who wants to control the Naga, an enormous dragon that lives deep within the Earth, and plans to use Diego to steal the two keys necessary for that purpose; the first key is guarded by Argent, the silver dragon, and Jean his dragon master, so Drake, Bo, Carlos, and their dragons travel to Gallia to try and stop the theft and break the spell on Diego.


The Ship of Secrets

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The Ship Of Secrets - 2017

by Geronimo Stilton

Summary: On his way to the Grand Masked Ball and what promises to be a disaster of a date, Geronimo is once again whisked away to the Kingdom of Fantasy, and this time he must save the Princess of the Vanilla Fairies from an evil wizard who is using the pirate ship, Ship of Secrets, to gather magical objects to increase his power and take over the kingdom.


Show-Jumping Dreams #4

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Show-Jumping Dreams #4 - 2013

by Sue Bentley

Summary: After her pony is injured while attempting a jump, Alexandra meets Comet, a magical pony who needs her help to find his twin sister.


Sideways Stories from Wayside School

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Sideways Stories From Wayside School - 2017

by Louis Sachar

Summary: Bestselling and Newbery Medal-winning author Louis Sachar knows how to make readers laugh. And there are laughs galore in perennial favorite Sideways Stories from Wayside School, now available for the first time in ebook format! Accidentally built sideways and standing thirty stories high (the builder said he was very sorry for the mistake), Wayside School has some of the wackiest classes in town, especially on the thirtieth floor. That; s where you; ll meet Bebe, the fastest draw in art class;...  read more »


The Sign of the Twisted Candles

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The Sign Of The Twisted Candles - 1996

by Carolyn Keene

Summary: While solving the mystery of an old man's disappearing fortune, Nancy ends a family feud and reveals the identity of an orphan of unknown parentage.


Silhouette of a Sparrow

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Silhouette Of A Sparrow - 2012

by Molly Beth Griffin

Summary: WINNER OF THE MILKWEED PRIZE FOR CHILDREN; S LITERATURE WINNER OF THE 2013 PATERSON PRIZE FOR BOOKS FOR YOUNG READERS ALA RAINBOW LIST RECOMMENDED BOOK AMELIA BLOOMER PROJECT LIST RECOMMENDED BOOK LAMBDA LITERARY AWARD FINALIST MINNESOTA BOOK AWARD FINALIST FOREWARD REVIEWS BOOK OF THE YEAR HONORABLE MENTION In the summer of 1926, sixteen-year-old Garnet Richardson is sent to a lake resort to escape the polio epidemic in the city. She dreams of indulging her passion for ornithology and visiting...  read more »


Small Spaces

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Small Spaces - 2018

by Katherine Arden

Summary: "After suffering a tragic loss, eleven-year-old Ollie only finds solace in books. So when she happens upon a crazed woman at the river threatening to throw a book into the water, Ollie doesn't think--she just acts, stealing the book and running away. As she begins to read the slender volume, Ollie discovers a chilling story about a girl named Beth, the two brothers who both loved her, and a peculiar deal made with "the smiling man," a sinister specter who grants your most tightly held wish, but...  read more »


The Son of Neptune: The Graphic Novel

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The Son Of Neptune: The Graphic Novel - 2017

by Rick Riordan

Summary: Percy is confused. When he awoke after his long sleep, he didn; t know much more than his name. His brain-fuzz is lingering, even after the wolf Lupa told him he is a demigod and trained him to fight. Somehow Percy manages to make it to the camp for half-bloods, despite the fact that he had to continually kill monsters that, annoyingly, would not stay dead. But the camp doesn; t ring any bells with him. Hazel is supposed to be dead. When she lived before, she didn; t do a very good job of it....  read more »


A Special Wish #2

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A Special Wish #2 - 2013

by Sue Bentley

Summary: The same day Marcie learns that she will have to wait longer for the pony she yearns for, she meets Comet, a magical pony who needs her help to find his twin sister.


Spell and Spindle

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Spell And Spindle - 2018

by Michelle Schusterman

Summary: Doll Bones meets Splendors and Glooms as a boy who trades bodies with a wooden marionette. . . . The Museum of Peculiar Arts holds many oddities—a mechanical heart, a diary bound in its owner; s skin . . . and Penny, a child-size marionette who almost looks alive. Fog clouds Penny; s memories from before the museum, but she catches glimpses here and there: a stage, deep red curtains, long-fingered hands gripping her strings. One day, a boy named Chance touches Penny; s strings and hears...  read more »


The Spider Siege

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The Spider Siege - 2015

by Jack Patton

Summary: Max must return to Bug Island and help the Battle Bugs defeat General Komodo and his fleet of fearsome horned lizards.


Spirit

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Spirit - 2018

by Ellen Miles

Summary: "While walking in a snowstorm, Lizzie sees two dark eyes and a little black nose. It's Spirit, a white German shepherd puppy! Spirit's owners found new homes for all of his brothers and sisters, but they still don't have a place for him. Can Lizzie find a forever home for this helpful little pup?" --


The Splintered Light

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The Splintered Light - 2018

by Ginger Johnson

Summary: Reminiscent of The Giver , this literary debut middle-grade fantasy is beautifully written and stunningly creative. " A deep dive into a world-within-a-world, a heart-within-a-heart." —Kathi Appelt, Newbery Honor winner and National Book Award finalist "The joys of the senses and the glories of creation shine in this radiant debut." —Julie Berry, Printz Honor author of The Passion of Dolssa "Ginger Johnson; s debut is as vibrant as the colors her characters wield in this novel about...  read more »


Spy School Goes South

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Spy School Goes South - 2018

by Stuart Gibbs

Summary: Ben is taken to Mexico by his nemesis in the hopes that he; ll finally be able to take down SPYDER in this latest addition to the New York Times bestselling Spy School series. Thirteen-year-old Ben Ripley has been caught in the snares of SPYDER more than once and knows well enough to be suspicious of anything that seems too good to be true—despite needing special tutoring in advanced survival techniques. So when Murray Hill finally breaks his silence with an offer to hand over the SPYDER...  read more »


Squirm

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Squirm - 2018

by Carl Hiaasen

Summary: Billy Dickens discovers that his mysterious father lives in Montana, so this summer Billy will fly across the country, hike a mountain, float a river, dodge a grizzly bear, shoot down a spy drone, and save his own father.


Squirm

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Squirm - 2018

by Carl Hiaasen

Summary: Billy Dickens discovers that his mysterious father lives in Montana, so this summer Billy will fly across the country, hike a mountain, float a river, dodge a grizzly bear, shoot down a spy drone, and save his own father.


Stealing the Sword: A Branches Book

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Stealing The Sword: A Branches Book - 2018

by Wendy Mass

Summary: At the flea market nine-and-a-half-year-old Chase and his younger sister Ava acquire an old suitcase filled with rows of carefully packed strange objects, and when they handle one of the objects (a dragon-headed doorknob) they find themselves in King Arthur's castle, on a mission to save the King--and pursued by a strange man whom they first saw at the flea market, who is after their suitcase.--


Stick Cat: Two Cats and a Baby

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Stick Cat: Two Cats And A Baby - 2018

by Tom Watson

Summary: When Grandma Cobb arrives to babysit the new baby Millie, she gets trapped inside the bathroom, locked away from Millie, and Stick Cat needs to rescue her, but he also needs to help Edith in her new role as babysitter-in-chief.


A Stitch in Time

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A Stitch In Time - 2018

by Daphne Kalmar

Summary: "In 1927 Vermont, eleven-year-old Donut, recently orphaned after the death of her beloved pops, stands to lose everything when she learns her Aunt Agnes plans to move her to Boston, but little does her aunt know that Donut has no intentions of leaving her friends or her home." --


Stormspeaker

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Stormspeaker - 2018

by Christina Diaz Gonzalez

Summary: Framed for a crime they didn't commit, four fugitives travel the deserts of Nilo looking for a secret library that houses the wisdom of Erdas and is guarded by their old friends.


The Summer of Mrs. MacGregor

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The Summer Of Mrs. MacGregor - 2015

by Betty R. Wright

Summary: Twelve-year-old Caroline feels torn. She grieves over her sister who has a severe heart problem that keeps her in and out of the hospital. But at the same time, she is jealous of her sister; s beauty and sweet disposition, which causes everyone to admire her. Caroline longs to be beautiful, to get attention from her parents—just to be somebody, anybody, other than plain old Caroline Cabot. Her self-image changes, however, when she meets glamorous seventeen-year-old Lillina MacGregor....  read more »


The Supernormal Sleuthing Service #1: The Lost Legacy

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The Supernormal Sleuthing Service #1: The Lost Legacy - 2017

by Gwenda Bond

Summary: Stephen' father replaces Nana cooking for "supernormals" at an elite New York City hotel, but when a magical family heirloom is stolen, Stephen must quickly figure out his new world and clear his name, with help from new friends.


Supernova

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Supernova - 2018

by Kazu Kibuishi

Summary: When Emily loses control of her Amulet, she is imprisoned in the Void, where she must escape the influence of the Voice, while her brother, Navin, travels to a space station where the Resistance is preparing to battle the approaching Shadow forces.


Tank & Fizz: The Case of Firebane's Folly

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Tank & Fizz: The Case Of Firebane's Folly - 2018

by Liam O'Donnell

Summary: When their school bus veers off course while taking the kids from Gravelmuck Elementary on a field trip, monster detectives Tank and Fizz witness a crime that brings them snout to snout with Rockfall Mountain's oldest monster, the ancient dragon Firebane Drakeclaw.


Tank & Fizz: The Case of the Battling Bots

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Tank & Fizz: The Case Of The Battling Bots - 2016

by Liam O'Donnell

Summary: "For monster sleuths Tank and Fizz, proving fourth-grade bully Rizzo Rawlins is planning to cheat in the upcoming Battle Bot Cup should be a piece of cake. But cake crumbles fast, and the case soon leads the detectives to a mysterious hacker known only as the Codex, who threatens all of Rockfall Mountain with a very dark fate. With the help of their wizard-in-training partner, Aleetha, Tank and Fizz leap into action, dodging deadly battle bots and sinister spellbooks in a race to stop the...  read more »


Tank & Fizz: The Case of the Slime Stampede

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Tank & Fizz: The Case Of The Slime Stampede - 2015

by Liam O'Donnell

Summary: When Gravelmuck Elementary's cleaning slimes escape and destroy the schoolyard with their acidic ooze, all claws and tails point to Mr. Snag, the school's caretaker, as the culprit. Determined to clear Mr. Snag's name, Tank and Fizz dive into the case, only to discover that the goop under Rockfall Mountain runs deep. The detective duo must outwit their eight-legged principal and survive an ancient war between high-tech janitors and spell-slinging wizards. Can Tank and Fizz find the real...  read more »


Theodore Boone: The Scandal

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Theodore Boone: The Scandal - 2016

by John Grisham

Summary: When an anonymous tip leads the school board to investigate a suspicious increase in scores at another local middle school, Theo finds himself thrust in the middle of a cheating scandal. With insider knowledge and his future on the line, Theo must follow his keen instincts to do what's right.


There You; ll Find Me

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There You; Ll Find Me - 2011

by Jenny B. Jones

Summary: "Jones has incredible insight into her teen characters. They are complex, yet have a lighter side and irresistible charm. The story is truly an outpouring to young people about healing deep wounds and gaining a voice for truth and hope." —RT Book Reviews, 4½ stars, TOP PICK! Grief brought Finley to Ireland. Love will lead her home. Finley Sinclair is not your typical eighteen-year-old. She; s witty, tough, and driven. With an upcoming interview at the Manhattan music conservatory,...  read more »


The Third Mushroom

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The Third Mushroom - 2018

by Jennifer L. Holm

Summary: When thirteen-year-old Ellie's Grandpa Melvin, a world-renowned scientist in the body of a fourteen-year-old boy, comes for an extended visit, he teaches her that experimenting--and failing--is part of life. --


This Day In June

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This Day In June - 2014

by Gayle E. Pitman

Summary: In a wildly whimsical, validating, and exuberant reflection of the LGBT community, This Day In June welcomes readers to experience a pride celebration and share in a day when we are all united. Also included is a Reading Guide chock-full of facts about LGBT history and culture, as well as a Note to Parents and Caregivers with information on how to talk to children about sexual orientation and gender identity in age-appropriate ways. This Day In June is an excellent tool for teaching respect, acceptance, and understanding of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people.


Three Tales of My Father's Dragon

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Three Tales Of My Father's Dragon - 1998

by Ruth Stiles Gannett

Summary: Overview: The classic fantasy trilogy of Elmer Elevator and the flying baby dragon has delighted children and their parents for generations. Now, on the occasion of their fiftieth anniversary, Random House is proud to bring the three timeless tales together in one beautiful commemorative edition, complete with the original delightful illustrations.


Timmy Failure: It's the End When I Say It's the End

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Timmy Failure: It's The End When I Say It's The End - 2018

by Stephan Pastis

Summary: When his memoirs are being turned into a movie, Timmy must deal with a buffoonish movie director, while his polar bear business partner Total wants to be reunited with his family and Timmy's father is back in town working at a bar.


Twice Upon a Time

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Twice Upon A Time - 2012

by James Riley

Summary: Pirates and mermaids face off in this fractured-fairy tale sequel to Half Upon a Time ! Jack and May are back for another adventure in the world of fairy tales with a twist. Now that they know about May; s grandmother; s real intentions, they; re on the hunt to learn May; s true identity. The search for answers leads Jack and May to the world of the Sea King, where they land right in the center of a battle between mermaids and the Pirate Bluebeard. The laughter and action are nonstop in this book from author James Riley--the second in a trilogy!


A Twinkle Of Hooves

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A Twinkle Of Hooves - 2013

by Sue Bentley

Summary: Although she is sad that she has to give up the pony she has outgrown, Steph is soon distracted from her own problem when she meets Comet, a magical pony who needs her help to find his twin sister.


Unbelievably Boring Bart

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Unbelievably Boring Bart - 2018

by James Patterson

Summary: Brainy twelve-year-old Bart attracts little attention at his new middle school near Hollywood, California, but whenever he can get around his gym-coach father, he secretly hunts electricity-guzzling aliens.


Unbelievably Boring Bart

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Unbelievably Boring Bart - 2018

by James Patterson

Summary: Brainy twelve-year-old Bart attracts little attention at his new middle school near Hollywood, California, but whenever he can get around his gym-coach father, he secretly hunts electricity-guzzling aliens.


The Unflushables

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The Unflushables - 2018

by Ron Bates

Summary: James Patterson presents: The Titans of the Toilet! The Wonders from Down Under! Nitro City; s very own sewer superheroes: The Plumbers! Super Mario Bros meets Captain Underpants in this action-packed comedy sure to make a splash! Thirteen-year-old Sully Stringfellow has always admired the great plumber heroes of Nitro City. These wrench-wielding warriors guarded the sewers—until they were discredited by the powerful Ironwater Corporation, which has a sinister scheme to take over the...  read more »


The Unforgettable Guinevere St. Clair

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The Unforgettable Guinevere St. Clair - 2018

by Amy Makechnie

Summary: As ten-year-old Gwyn searches for a missing neighbor in her new town in Iowa, she learns much about her mother, who grew up there but has suffered from memory loss since Gwyn was four.


Unidentified Suburban Object

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Unidentified Suburban Object - 2016

by Mike Jung

Summary: The next person who compares Chloe Cho with famous violinist Abigail Yang is going to HEAR it. Chloe has just about had it with people not knowing the difference between someone who; s Chinese, Japanese, or Korean. She; s had it with people thinking that everything she does well — getting good grades, winning first chair in the orchestra, et CETera — are because she; s ASIAN. Of course, her own parents don; t want to have anything to DO with their Korean background. Any time Chloe asks them...  read more »


The Vanderbeekers and the Hidden Garden

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The Vanderbeekers And The Hidden Garden - 2018

by Karina Yan Glaser

Summary: "When catastrophe strikes their beloved upstairs neighbors, the Vanderbeeker children set out to build the best, most magical healing garden in Harlem--in spite of a locked fence, thistles and trash, and the conflicting plans of a wealthy real estate developer." --


Vilonia Beebe Takes Charge

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Vilonia Beebe Takes Charge - 2017

by Kristin L. Gray

Summary: "Vilonia must prove she is responsible enough to get a dog in order to help her mom get over her grief." --


The War I Finally Won

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The War I Finally Won - 2017

by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

Summary: A New York Times bestseller Like the classic heroines of Sarah, Plain and Tall , Little Women , and Anne of Green Gables , Ada is a fighter for the ages. Her triumphant World War II journey continues in this sequel to the Newbery Honor–winning The War that Saved My Life When Ada; s clubfoot is surgically fixed at last, she knows for certain that she; s not what her mother said she was—damaged, deranged, crippled mentally as well as physically. She; s not a daughter anymore, either....  read more »


Warriors

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Warriors - 2018

by Erin Hunter

Summary: Erin Hunter; s #1 bestselling Warriors series continues with the thrilling conclusion to the Vision of Shadows story arc. ShadowClan has returned under the leadership of a new Tigerstar, but their renewed strength has brought the tensions around the lake to an explosive breaking point. SkyClan; s place among the Clans is about to be decided once and for all. Full of epic adventure and thrilling intrigue, this fifth Warriors series is the perfect introduction for readers new to the Warriors...  read more »


Way of the Warrior Kid: From Wimpy to Warrior the Navy SEAL Way

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Way Of The Warrior Kid: From Wimpy To Warrior The Navy SEAL Way - 2018

by Jocko Willink

Summary: "Fifth grade was the worst year of Marc's life. He stunk at gym class, math was too hard for him, the school lunch was horrible, and his class field trip was ruined because he couldn't swim. But what was most awful thing about fifth grade? Kenny Williamson, the class bully, who calls himself the 'King of the Jungle.' When Marc's mother tells him that his Uncle Jake is coming to stay for the whole summer, Marc can't wait. Uncle Jake is a for real, super-cool Navy SEAL. And Uncle Jake has a plan." --


Weather or Not

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Weather Or Not - 2018

by Sarah Mlynowski

Summary: When Willa's upside-down magic rains, it pours. Clouds form under ceilings. Classrooms get flooded. Umbrellas must always be nearby, just in case Willa has an outburst. Willa hates being the source of such sogginess. Even worse, the more she rains, the badder she feels...and the badder she feels, the more she rains. All the storminess is threatening to drown her good grades and flood all her friendships. Is there any way to use magic to make the clouds disappear? Or is the storm of the century on its way? --


Whatever After: Fairest of All

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Whatever After: Fairest Of All - 2012

by Sarah Mlynowski

Summary: After moving to a new house, ten-year-old Abby and her younger brother Jonah discover an antique mirror that transports them into the Snow White fairy tale.


Wicked Nix

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Wicked Nix - 2018

by Lena Coakley

Summary: While the other fairies are away, mischievous Nix is charged with protecting the forest, but he has no magic to prevent a man from moving into a woodland cottage.


The Wildcat's Claw

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The Wildcat's Claw - 2017

by Varian Johnson

Summary: Continues the adventures of Conor, Abeke, Meilin, and Rollan and their spirit animals as they continue their efforts to protect Erdas from dark forces.


Willa of the Wood

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Willa Of The Wood - 2018

by Robert Beatty

Summary: In the late 1800s, a twelve-year-old nightspirit living in the Great Smoky Mountains despairs as homesteaders destroy her forest habitat, until a chance encounter with a "day-folk" man changes everything she thought she knew about her people--and their greatest enemy.


A Wind in the Door

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A Wind In The Door - 2007

by Madeleine L'Engle

Summary: With Meg Murry's help, the dragons her six-year-old brother saw in the vegetable garden play an important part in his struggle between life and death.


The Winner Is . . .

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The Winner Is . . . - 2018

by Charise Mericle Harper

Summary: The finalists face surprises as they find their culinary knowledge, ingenuity, and friendship tested in the final week of competition that will determine who earns the title of Next Best Junior Chef. Includes facts about foods' flavors and textures and how they can be combined.


Witch's Wishes

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Witch's Wishes - 2003

by Vivian Vande Velde

Summary: On Halloween, six-year-old Sarah encounters a witch who repays her kindness by making her magic wand real for the night, resulting in a series of wishes come true that the witch then has to fix.


The Wizards of Once

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The Wizards Of Once - 2017

by Cressida Cowell

Summary: The instant New York Times and International Bestseller! In the first book of a new series by the bestselling author of How to Train Your Dragon, the warring worlds of Wizards and Warriors collide in a thrilling and enchanting adventure. Once there were Wizards, who were Magic, and Warriors, who were not. But Xar, son of the King of Wizards, can; t cast a single spell. And Wish, daughter of the Warrior Queen, has a banned magical object of her own. When they collide in the wildwood, on the...  read more »


The Wizards of Once--Twice Magic

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The Wizards Of Once--Twice Magic - 2018

by Cressida Cowell

Summary: From the bestselling author of How to Train Your Dragon comes an exciting high-adventure series—set in a magical time, full of Wizards, Warriors, Giants and Sprites. This was once the story of a young boy Wizard and a young girl Warrior who had been taught since birth to hate each other like poison. But now, the boy Wizard and girl Warrior have been brought together in the Badwoods and they have witnessed the shocking consequences of the Stone That Takes Away Magic. They will need to cast...  read more »


Worlds Apart

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Worlds Apart - 2018

by James Riley

Summary: After Nobody destroys the connection between fictional and nonfictional worlds, causing nonfictional people to lose their imaginations, Owen and Bethany must risk everything to save multiple realities.


The Worst Fairy Godmother Ever

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The Worst Fairy Godmother Ever - 2018

by Sarah Aronson

Summary: Resolving to pass her fairy godmother training, Isabelle is given the daunting challenge of helping a non-royal "practice princess" who does not believe in fairy godmothers or happily ever-afters.


You Go First

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You Go First - 2018

by Erin Entrada Kelly

Summary: Charlotte, twelve, and Ben, eleven, are highly-skilled competitors at online Scrabble and that connection helps both as they face family issues and the turmoil of middle school.


Zoe is On the Air

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Zoe Is On The Air - 2018

by Clare Hutton

Summary: When Zoe and Emma start offering advice on a school television show, the relationships among her classmates begin to go all wrong.

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