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A bandit's tale the muddled misadventures of a pickpocket by Hopkinson, Deborah.

A bandit's tale the muddled misadventures of a pickpocket

In March of 1887, Rocco, an eleven-year-old from an Italian village, arrives in New York CIty where he is forced to live in squalor and beg for money as a street musician, but he finds the city's cruelty to children and animals intolerable and sets out to make things better, whatever the cost to himself.

May 28, 2016
A clatter of jars by Graff, Lisa (Lisa Colleen), 1981- author.

A clatter of jars

In this magical companion to the National Book Award nominee A Tangle of Knots, it's summertime and everyone is heading off to camp. For Talented kids, the place to be is Camp Atropos, where they can sing songs by the campfire, practice for the Talent show, and take some nice long dips in the lake. But what the kids don't know is that they've been gathered for a reason--one that the camp's director wants to keep hidden at all costs.

May 30, 2016
A tiny piece of sky by Stout, Shawn K.

A tiny piece of sky

War is coming in Europe. At least that's what Frankie Baum heard on the radio. but from her small town in Maryland, in the wilting summer heat of 1939, the war is a world away. Besides, there are too many other things to think about. First, Frankie's father up and bought a restaurant with out telling anyone and now she has to help in the kitchen, when she'd rather be racing to Wexler's Five and Dime on her skates. Plus her favorite sister, dealy departed Joanie Baloney, is away for the summer an

May 28, 2016
Abe's honest words - the life of Abraham Lincoln by Rappaport, Doreen.

Abe's honest words - the life of Abraham Lincoln

An introduction to the life and career of America's 16th president.

May 30, 2016
All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook by Connor, Leslie.

All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook

Eleven-year-old Perry was born and raised by his mom at the Blue River Co-ed Correctional Facility in tiny Surprise, Nebraska. His mom is a resident on Cell Block C, and so far Warden Daugherty has made it possible for them to be together. That is, until a new district attorney discovers the truth, and Perry is removed from the facility and forced into a foster home. When Perry moves to the 'outside' world, he feels trapped. Desperate to be reunited with his mom, Perry goes on a quest for answer

May 30, 2016
American ace by Nelson, Marilyn, 1946- author.

American ace

Sixteen-year-old Connor's grandmother leaves his dad a letter when she dies, and the letter's confession shakes their tight-knit Italian American family: the man who raised Dad is not his birth father. But the only clues to this birth father's identity are a class ring and a pair of pilot's wings. So, Connor takes it upon himself to investigate. What he discovers will lead him and his father to a new, richer understanding of race, identity, and each other.

May 28, 2016
Arf - a Bowser and Birdie novel by Quinn, Spencer, author.

Arf - a Bowser and Birdie novel

The death of Birdie's father may be a cold case, but Bowser can tell it's heating up fast. Someone is coming after Birdie and her family, and Bowser must be ready to protect them from anything. Even that awful cat.

May 30, 2016
Arf by Quinn, Spencer.

Arf

The death of Birdie's father may be a cold case, but Bowser can tell it's heating up fast. Someone is coming after Birdie and her family, and Bowser must be ready to protect them from anything. Even that awful cat.

May 24, 2016
Brother Hugo and the bear by Beebe, Katy.

Brother Hugo and the bear

Brother Hugo can't return his library book, the letters of St. Augustine, because, it turns out, the precious book has been devoured by a bear! Instructed by the abbot to borrow another monastery's copy and create a replacement, the hapless monk painstakingly crafts a new book, copying it letter by letter and line by line. But when he sets off to return the borrowed copy, he finds himself trailed by his hungry new friend. Once a bear has a taste of letters, it appears, he's rarely satisfied. Inc

May 30, 2016
Demon dentist by Walliams, David, 1971-

Demon dentist

Something strange is happening in Alfie's town. Instead of shiny coins from the tooth fairy, kids are waking up to dead slugs, live spiders, and other icky, terrible things under their pillows. Who would do something so horrific? Alfie is sure that Miss Root, the new dentist in town, is behind it all. There's nothing Alfie hates more than going to the dentist, but to solve this mystery, he may have to book a dreaded appointment.

May 30, 2016
Demon Dentist by Walliams, David.

Demon Dentist

Something strange is happening in Alfie's town. Instead of shiny coins from the tooth fairy, kids are waking up to dead slugs, live spiders, and other icky, terrible things under their pillows. Who would do something so horrific? Alfie is sure that Miss Root, the new dentist in town, is behind it all. There's nothing Alfie hates more than going to the dentist, but to solve this mystery, he may have to book a dreaded appointment.

May 24, 2016
Escape the vortex by DuPrau, Jeanne.

Escape the vortex

Earth is in danger! The only thing that can save our planet are six essential elements that can fuse into a new source of clean energy. But the elements are scattered throughout the galaxy. And it's up to the Voyagers--a team of four remarkable kids and an alien--to gather them all and return to Earth.

May 30, 2016
Esperanza rising by Ryan, Pam Munoz

Esperanza rising

May 30, 2016
Froggy goes to the library by London, Jonathan

Froggy goes to the library

May 30, 2016
Gallery by Fitzgerald, Laura Marx

Gallery

May 30, 2016
Ghostfaces by Flanagan, John A.

Ghostfaces

May 30, 2016
Green bicycle by Al-Mansour, Haifaa

Green bicycle

May 26, 2016
Harlem Summer by Myers, Walter Dean

Harlem Summer

May 30, 2016
Leo- a ghost story by Barnett, Mac

Leo- a ghost story

May 30, 2016
Lily and Dunkin by Gephart, Donna, author.

Lily and Dunkin

"Lily Jo McGrother, born Timothy McGrother, is a girl. But being a girl is not so easy when you look like a boy. Especially when you're in the eighth-grade. Norbert Dorfman, nicknamed Dunkin Dorfman, is bipolar and has just moved from the New Jersey town he's called home for the past thirteen years. This would be hard enough, but the fact that he is also hiding from a painful secret makes it even worse. One summer morning, Lily Jo McGrother meets Dunkin Dorfman, and their lives forever change"--

May 28, 2016
Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster boy by Schmidt, Gary D.

Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster boy

May 26, 2016
Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster boy by Schmidt, Gary D.

Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster boy

In 1911, Turner Buckminster hates his new home of Phippsburg, Maine, but things improve when he meets Lizzie Bright Griffin, a girl from a poor, nearby island community founded by former slaves that the town fathers--and Turner's--want to change into a tourist spot.

May 30, 2016
Lucky leopards by Newman, Aline Alexander

Lucky leopards

May 30, 2016
Niño wrestles the world by Morales, Yuyi, author

Niño wrestles the world

Fwap! Slish! Bloop! Krunch! He takes down his competition in a single move! No opponent is too big a challenge for the cunning skills of Nino - popsicle eater, toy lover, somersault expert, and world champion lucha libre competitor!

May 30, 2016
Otter by Rylant, Cynthia

Otter

May 30, 2016
Pictures of Hollis Woods by Giff, Patricia Reilly

Pictures of Hollis Woods

May 27, 2016
Pictures of Hollis Woods by Giff, Patricia Reilly.

Pictures of Hollis Woods

A troublesome twelve-year-old orphan, staying with an elderly artist who needs her, remembers the only other time she was happy in a foster home, with a family that truly seemed to care about her.

May 30, 2016
Quiet power by Cain, Susan

Quiet power

May 27, 2016
Quiet power the secret strengths of introverts by Cain, Susan.

Quiet power the secret strengths of introverts

Passionately argued, impressively researched, and filled with indelible stories of real people, taking the reader on a journey from Dale Carnegie's birthplace to Harvard Business School, from a Tony Robbins seminar to an evangelical megachurch, Susan Cain charts the rise of the Extrovert Ideal in the twentieth century and explores its far-reaching effects. She talks to Asian-American students who feel alienated from the brash, backslapping atmosphere of American schools. She questions the domina

May 30, 2016
Red the true story of Red Riding Hood by Shurtliff, Liesl.

Red the true story of Red Riding Hood

"Followed by a wolf, a huntsman, and a porridge-sampling nuisance called Goldie, Red embarks on a quest to find a magical cure for her ailing grandmother"--

May 28, 2016
Royal wedding disaster by Cabot, Meg, author, illustrator.

Royal wedding disaster

Olivia Grace Clarisse Mignonette Harrison is a completely average twelve-year-old, who was a half orphan who has never met her father and is forced to live with her aunt and uncle. Then one completely average day, a limo containing Princess Mia Thermopolis of Genovia pulls up to invite her to New York to finally meet her father, who promptly invites her to come live with him, Mia, Grandme`re and her two fabulous poodles. Maybe Olivia Grace Clarisse Mignonette Harrison isn't so average after all!

May 30, 2016
Soar by Bauer, Joan, 1951-

Soar

Moving to Hillcrest, Ohio, when his adoptive father accepts a temporary job, twelve-year-old Jeremiah, a heart transplant recipient, has sixty days to find a baseball team to coach.

May 28, 2016
Star stuff - Carl Sagan and the mysteries of the cosmos by Sisson, Stéphanie Roth, author.

Star stuff - Carl Sagan and the mysteries of the cosmos

"A biography of Carl Sagan focusing on his childhood and culminating in the Voyager mission and the Golden Record"--Provided by publisher.

May 30, 2016
Sweet home Alaska by Dagg, Carole Estby

Sweet home Alaska

May 27, 2016
Sweet home Alaska by Dagg, Carole Estby.

Sweet home Alaska

In 1934, eleven-year-old Terpsichore's father signs up for President Roosevelt's Palmer Colony project, uprooting the family from Wisconsin to become pioneers in Alaska, where Terpsichore refuses to let rough conditions and first impressions get in the way of her grand adventure.

May 30, 2016
The dastardly deed - the League of Beastly Dreadfuls, book 2 by Grant, Holly, author

The dastardly deed - the League of Beastly Dreadfuls, book 2

Anastasia has barely managed to escape the nefarious clutches of C.R.U.D. when they are brought to the undergrown Cavelands, where she finds out she is Caveland royalty and her family figures into a centuries old scandal that began with the disappearance of her grandfather.

May 28, 2016
The family Fletcher takes Rock Island by Levy, Dana Alison, author.

The family Fletcher takes Rock Island

Summertime brings the Fletcher Family back to Rock Island where the good times never end, but this summer the boys' favorite lighthouse is all boarded up and with the help from their new neighbors, the Garcia girls, the boys are determined to find out what is really happening with their lighthouse and saving it, no matter what the cost.

May 30, 2016
The first four years by Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957.

The first four years

Laura and Almanzo Wilder have just been married. Their life on a small prairie homestead begins with high hopes. But each year seems to bring unexpected disasters--storms, sickness, fire, and unpaid debts. These first four years call for courage, strength, and a great deal of determination. Always, though, there is love, especially for the newest member of the family--baby Rose.

May 30, 2016
The gold medal mess by Kelly, David A. (David Andrew), 1964- author.

The gold medal mess

"Five friends are ready for their school's Olympics field day. But not everyone wants to play fair someone is trying to ruin the events! Can the kids in the Most Valuable Player club solve the mystery, save the Olympics, and take home the gold? Includes sports facts"--

May 28, 2016
The green bicycle by Al-Mansour, Haifaa, 1974-

The green bicycle

Spunky eleven-year-old Wadjda lives in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia with her parents. She desperately wants a bicycle so that she can race her friend Abdullah, even though it is considered improper for girls to ride bikes. Wadjda earns money for her dream bike by selling homemade bracelets and mixtapes of banned music to her classmates. But after she's caught, she's forced to turn over a new leaf (sort of), or risk expulsion from school. Still, Wadjda keeps scheming, and with the bicycle so closely in h

May 30, 2016
The hidden oracle by Riordan, Rick, author.

The hidden oracle

"After angering his father Zeus, the god Apollo is cast down from Olympus. He must learn to survive in the modern world until he can somehow find a way to regain Zeus's favor"--

May 28, 2016
The Mother-Daughter Book Camp by Frederick, Heather Vogel.

The Mother-Daughter Book Camp

After so many summers together, Emma, Jess, Megan, Becca, and Cassidy are reunited for one final hurrah as counselors at Camp Lovejoy before they go their separate ways.

May 30, 2016
The screaming statue by Oliver, Lauren, 1982- author.

The screaming statue

In this second book in the exceptional Curiosity House series, four extraordinary children must avenge their friend's death, try to save their home, and unravel the secrets of their past, before their past unravels them.

May 30, 2016
The soccer surprise by Kelly, David A. (David Andrew), 1964- author.

The soccer surprise

"A famous soccer star is coming to town, but can practice with a pro help the MVP kids score big at their next game?"--

May 30, 2016
The wild robot by Brown, Peter, 1979-, author

The wild robot

When robot Roz opens her eyes for the first time, she discovers that she is alone on a remote, wild island. Why is she there? Where did she come from? Most important, how will she survive in her harsh surroundings? Roz's only hope is to learn from the island's hostile animal inhabitants. When she tries to care for an orphaned gosling, the other animals finally decide to help, and the island starts to feel like home. Until one day, the robot's mysterious past comes back to haunt her. Heartwarming

May 30, 2016
The worst night ever by Barry, Dave.

The worst night ever

Last year, Wyatt Palmer was the hero of middle school, having foiled a plot against the president of the United States. But now he and his friends are in Coral Cove High School, home of the Fighting Conchs, and Wyatt is no longer a hero: He's just another undersized freshman, hoping to fit in, or at least not be unpopular. Things start to go wrong when Matt Diaz, who is Wyatt's best friend but also unfortunately an idiot, decides to bring his pet ferret, Frank, to school. Through an unfortunate

May 30, 2016
Theodore Boone, the scandal by Grisham, John.

Theodore Boone, the scandal

Thirteen-year-old Theodore Boone knows every judge, police officer, and court clerk in Strattenburg. He has even helped bring a fugitive to justice. But even a future star lawyer like Theo has to deal with statewide standardized testing. 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 kee

May 30, 2016
True Heroes - A Treasury of Modern-Day Fairy Tales Written by Bestselling Authors by

True Heroes - A Treasury of Modern-Day Fairy Tales Written by Bestselling Authors

An encouraging collection of short stories by bestselling middle-grade authors.This one-of-a-kind treasury brings together the talents of nearly two dozen bestselling middle-grade authors including Shannon Hale, Brandon Mull, Ally Condie, and Jennifer A. Nielsen--who have created original short stories and modern-day fairy tales, based on the lives and dreams of children they have met who all have two things in common: they have very big hopes and dreams, and they are all cancer patients. Each s

May 30, 2016
Voyagers- escape the vortex by DuPrau, Jeanne

Voyagers- escape the vortex

May 26, 2016
Wish You Were Eyre- Mother-Daughter Book Club by Frederick, Heather Vogel.

Wish You Were Eyre- Mother-Daughter Book Club

As the Mother-Daughter Book Club dives into Charlotte Bronte¨'s classic Jane Eyre, they find their personal lives all at different crossroads.

May 30, 2016
Wishing day by Myracle, Lauren, 1969- author.

Wishing day

The first book in an enchanting trilogy about three sisters, the magic of traditions, and the extraordinary power of hope. This heartwarming, timeless story is perfect for fans of Rebecca Stead and Ingrid Law.

May 30, 2016
Wolf Hollow - a novel by Wolk, Lauren, 1956- author.

Wolf Hollow - a novel

Growing up in the shadows cast by two world wars, Annabelle has lived a mostly quiet, steady life in her rural Pennsylvania town. Until the day Betty Glengarry moves to town. Betty quickly reveals herself to be cruel and manipulative, and while her bullying at first seems isolated, things quickly spin out of control, escalating until Betty mysteriously disappears. As the town searches for Betty and days pass, fingers begin to point toward Toby, a World War I veteran who carries deep and secret s

May 28, 2016