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Breakdown by Monninger, Joseph, author.

Breakdown

When the bus carrying a group of kids home from summer camp breaks down on an abandoned road during a heatwave, the group must survive the elements and find help, over sixty miles away.

Sep 2, 2014
Hunter Moran digs deep by Giff, Patricia Reilly, author.

Hunter Moran digs deep

Twin siblings Hunter and Zack, along with neighborhood pest Sarah Yulefsky, dig for treasure--the hidden hoard of town founder Lester Dinwitty.

Sep 2, 2014
Courage for beginners by Harrington, Karen, 1967-

Courage for beginners

"Twelve-year-old Mysti Murphy of Texas wishes she were a character in a book. If her life were fiction, she'd know how to solve her problems at school, take care of her family when her dad has to spend time in the hospital, and deal with her family's secret: that her mother is agoraphobic and never leaves the house"--

Sep 2, 2014
The 8th Continent by London, Matt

The 8th Continent

Sep 2, 2014
Emperor Pickletine rides the bus by Angleberger, Tom, author, illustrator.

Emperor Pickletine rides the bus

In this final book in the series, the seventh graders of McQuarrie Middle School and their Star Wars-inspired Origami finger puppets go on a field trip to Washington, D.C., on what proves to be a very long trip full of shifting alliances, betrayals, carsickness, and sugar rushes.

Sep 2, 2014
Barbie and the secret door - the junior novelization by

Barbie and the secret door - the junior novelization

Barbie stars as Alexa, a shy princess who discovers a secret door that unlocks a whimsical fantasy world. When Alexa meets a mermaid and a fairy who have lost their powers, the three friends must come together to save all the magic in the land.

Sep 2, 2014
He laughed with his other mouths by Anderson, M. T.

He laughed with his other mouths

"In this sixth Pals in Peril adventure, Jasper Dash is off into the universe to search for his long lost father!"--

Sep 2, 2014
Half a world away by Kadohata, Cynthia.

Half a world away

Twelve-year-old Jaden, an emotionally damaged adopted boy fascinated by electricity, feels a connection to a small, weak toddler with special needs in Kazakhstan, where Jaden's family is trying to adopt a "normal" baby.

Sep 2, 2014
Alfred Ollivant's Bob, son of Battle - the last gray dog of Kenmuir by Davis, Lydia, 1947-

Alfred Ollivant's Bob, son of Battle - the last gray dog of Kenmuir

On the border of Scotland and England beginning in the early 1880s, two sheep farmers and their sheepdogs engage in a years-long battle to prove their superiority in handling sheep--a battle which must end in death.

Sep 2, 2014
Island of legends by McMann, Lisa, author.

Island of legends

Divided by their society into Wanted and Unwanted at thirteen, estranged twin brothers Aaron and Alex have both run into trouble--as mage of Artime, Alex must defend the island from attack, while Aaron continues to scheme to take over the islands and get rid of the Unwanteds altogether.

Sep 2, 2014
Heidi Heckelbeck gets the sniffles by Coven, Wanda.

Heidi Heckelbeck gets the sniffles

Heidi is excited about Brewster's fall festival, but she catches a cold and her magic may not be enough to make her well in time .

Sep 2, 2014
Dead in the water by Lynch, Chris, 1962- author.

Dead in the water

After America is drawn into World War II, Hank McCallum finds himself on the USS Yorktown, an aircraft carrier in the Pacific, separated from his brother Theo, in constant danger from torpedoes, and just learning about the prejudice and segregation that plague his new friend from Tonga, Bradford.

Sep 2, 2014
Compass of dreams by Baccalario, Pierdomenico, author.

Compass of dreams

Life in the small town of Applecross has gotten stranger since the Lily family took over the magical Enchanted Emporium--but when animals start to vanish from the area, fourteen-year-old Finley McPhee finds himself caught up in the mystery of the missing Sherwood Compass and the legend of the Green Man.

Sep 2, 2014
Claude on the slopes by Smith, Alex T.

Claude on the slopes

Claude and his best friend, Sir Bobblysock, go to the Snowy Mountains where they throw snowballs, learn to ski, and more until Claude's loud voice starts an avalanche, trapping Sir Bobblysock and the only Mountain Rescue person under a huge pile of snow.

Sep 2, 2014
The case of the weird blue chicken - the next misadventure by Cronin, Doreen.

The case of the weird blue chicken - the next misadventure

When a weird blue chicken comes to Chicken Squad headquarters for help, siblings Dirt, Sugar, and Sweetie help find her missing house.

Sep 2, 2014
The broken spell by McGann, Erika.

The broken spell

Bored with studying pure theory, Grace and her four best friends jump at the chance to learn practical witchcraft from the glamorous Ms. Gold, but they make a magical mistake that drags the past into the present.

Sep 2, 2014
Bramblestar's storm by Hunter, Erin, author.

Bramblestar's storm

"As the new leader of ThunderClan, Bramblestar must prepare to weather a storm the likes of which the warrior Clans have never seen--and might not survive"--

Sep 2, 2014
Bella's birthday unicorn by Burkhart, Jessica, author.

Bella's birthday unicorn

Excited to receive a pet unicorn on her eighth birthday, Princess Bella worries because her friends are fighting and her parents seem to be hiding something, which Bella fears might mean that she won't get the unicorn of her dreams.

Sep 2, 2014
The Emerald Shore by Mariconda, Barbara.

The Emerald Shore

"Lucy travels to Ireland in her magical house-turned-ship to find the pirate treasure that will end the magical curse haunting her family once and for all"--

Sep 2, 2014
Cinnabar, the one o'clock fox by Henry, Marguerite, 1902-1997, author.

Cinnabar, the one o'clock fox

Cinnabar, a clever fox, comes out of his home every day at one o'clock to tease the fox hunters nearby and let them chase him until nightfall.

Sep 2, 2014
Fall of Heroes by Kraatz, Jeramey

Fall of Heroes

Sep 2, 2014
Greenland by Wheeler, Patti/ Hemstreet, Keith

Greenland

Sep 2, 2014
Get lost, Odysseus by McMullan, Kate, author.

Get lost, Odysseus

In this humorous version of Greek mythology, Hades, King of the Underworld, tells the true story of Odysseus and his ten-year journey home from Troy.

Sep 2, 2014
The case of the stolen sixpence by Webb, Holly, author.

The case of the stolen sixpence

Junior sleuth Maisie Hitchins, who lives in her grandmother's boarding house in Victorian London, uncovers an intriguing plot involving stolen sausages, pilfered halfpennies, and a fast-paced bicycle chase.

Sep 2, 2014
Digging a hole to heaven - coal miner boys by Nelson, S. D.

Digging a hole to heaven - coal miner boys

Discusses what life was like for the boys who worked in America's coal mines in the early nineteenth and twentieth centuries, and shares the story of a young coal miner who endeavors to save miners trapped in a collapsed tunnel.

Sep 2, 2014
The Blazing Star by Hunter, Erin.

The Blazing Star

After facing their first battle, the remaining mountain cats must seek the Blazing Star in order to survive a new threat: a deadly disease sweeping through their territory.

Sep 2, 2014
Dolphin tale - the junior novel by Reyes, Gabrielle.

Dolphin tale - the junior novel

Sawyer, having found an injured dolphin on the beach, forms a unique bond with the creature while trying to help it heal and return to the ocean.

Sep 2, 2014
The book of bad things by Poblocki, Dan, author.

The book of bad things

Although twelve-year-old Cassidy Bean keeps a book of bad things, she did not expect her summer with the Tremont family in rural New Jersey to be one of them--but this year Ursula, a local hoarder, has died under mysterious circumstances, and Cassidy finds that there a great many bad and dangerous things hidden in her house, including, perhaps, her vengeful ghost.

Sep 2, 2014
Awake and Dreaming by Pearson, Kit/ Oppel, Kenneth (INT)

Awake and Dreaming

Sep 2, 2014
Home by Prineas, Sarah.

Home

"Young Wizard's apprentice Connwaer disguises himself as a chimney swift in order to identify who has been stealing the locus stones in Wellmet"--

Sep 2, 2014
The Double-cross by Burchett, Jan.

The Double-cross

Sep 2, 2014
Into the blue by Baglio, Ben M.

Into the blue

"Jody can't believe her dolphin voyage has begun. A whole world of discovery awaits her abord the Dolphin Dreamer. But an unexpected passenger threatens to spoil the trip of a lifetime. And when a sudden storm puts Jody's life in danger, who can she turn to for help?"

Sep 2, 2014
The composition by Skármeta, Antonio.

The composition

When a government official comes into a third grade classroom and tells the students to write a composition entitled "What My Family Does at Night," Pedro must decide how he feels about the military dictatorship that is running his country.

Sep 2, 2014
Amelia Bedelia shapes up by Parish, Herman. author.

Amelia Bedelia shapes up

Picked last for kickball, Amelia Bedelia gets another chance to prove her athleticism when her class holds a mini-Oylympics.

Sep 2, 2014
The Iron Trial by Black, Holly/ Clare, Cassandra

The Iron Trial

Sep 2, 2014
Always, Abigail by Cavanaugh, Nancy J.

Always, Abigail

Sixth grader Abigail, assigned a different homeroom than her two best friends and made only the alternate on the pom-pom squad, learns a lot about popularity and true friendship when paired with unpopular Gabby for a year-long "Friendly Letter Assignment."

Sep 2, 2014
Alvin Ho - allergic to the Great Wall, the Forbidden Palace, and other tourist attractions by Look, Lenore, author.

Alvin Ho - allergic to the Great Wall, the Forbidden Palace, and other tourist attractions

Fearful seven-year-old Alvin Ho goes on a trip to China with his family.

Sep 2, 2014
I Survived the Destruction of Pompeii, AD 79 by Tarshis, Lauren.

I Survived the Destruction of Pompeii, AD 79

"During the infamous eruption of Mount Vesuvius, one boy struggles to escape. Can he survive the most devastating disaster of ancient times? In this thrilling addition to the bestselling I SURVIVED series, readers are taken back to antiquity with a young boy trying to escape as the giant Mount Vesuvius erupts. Does he have what it takes to survive the epic destruction of Pompeii?" --

Sep 2, 2014
Greenglass House by Milford, Kate.

Greenglass House

At Greenglass House, a smuggler's inn, twelve-year-old Milo, the innkeepers' adopted son, plans to spend his winter holidays relaxing but soon guests are arriving with strange stories about the house sending Milo and Meddy, the cook's daughter, on an adventure.

Sep 2, 2014
Finding Ruby Starling by Rivers, Karen, 1970- author.

Finding Ruby Starling

Through e-mails, letters, blog entries, and movie scripts, twelve-year-old Ruth, an American girl, and Ruby, an English one, discover that they are long-lost twins.

Sep 2, 2014
Dash by Larson, Kirby, author.

Dash

When her family is forced into an internment camp, Mitsi Kashino is separated from her home, her classmates, and her beloved dog Dash; and as her family begins to come apart around her, Mitsi clings to her one connection to the outer world--the letters from the kindly neighbor who is caring for Dash.

Sep 2, 2014
Clara Dillingham Pierson's complete Among the people series by Pierson, Clara Dillingham.

Clara Dillingham Pierson's complete Among the people series

Sep 2, 2014
Captain Underpants and the tyrannical retaliation of the Turbo Toilet 2000 by Pilkey, Dav, 1966- author.

Captain Underpants and the tyrannical retaliation of the Turbo Toilet 2000

The monstrous Turbo Toilet 2000 is determined to take revenge on George, Harold, and Captain Underpants.

Sep 2, 2014
Fantastic beasts & where to find them by Scamander, Newt.

Fantastic beasts & where to find them

A description of beasts, believed by Muggles to be mythical, like the Quintaped, the Puffskein, and the Knarl.

Sep 2, 2014
Iris the colorful by Holub, Joan.

Iris the colorful

"Iris is the most colorful goddess girl at Mount Olympus Academy. In fact, her hair and delicate wings can change color according to her mood! When Principal Zeus entrusts her with the job of fetching some magic water, Iris is tickled pink--until she realizes she'll have to get the water from the gray, gloomy River Styx in the Underworld! And when Iris figures out how to create magical rainbow slides that will allow her to travel from Mount Olympus to Earth and back in a flash, she suddenly beco

Sep 2, 2014
Death by toilet paper by Gephart, Donna, author.

Death by toilet paper

Contest-crazed twelve-year-old Ben uses his wits and way with words in hopes of winning a prize that will keep his family from being evicted until his mother can pass her final CPA examination.

Sep 2, 2014
Diary of a girl next door, Betty by Del Rio, Tania, author.

Diary of a girl next door, Betty

Freshman year is off to a rocky start with some major BFF drama. Betty's longtime best friend Veronica is rich, ruthless and snobby--the total opposite of Betty. And in high school, where social status means everything, it seems like Betty and Veronica can't be besties anymore. Luckily, Betty is armed with her trusty diary to document her ups and downs.

Sep 2, 2014
Frostborn by Anders, Lou, author.

Frostborn

Destined to take over his family farm in Norrøngard, Karn would rather play the board game Thrones and Bones, until half-human, half frost giantess Thianna appears and they set out on an adventure, chased by a dragon, undead warriors, an evil uncle, and more.

Sep 2, 2014
Guinea dog 3 by Jennings, Patrick.

Guinea dog 3

"When Pedro admits that he has a paralyzing fear of water, his friends try to cheer him up with a pet. Only this one won't leave the water! The third installment of the Guinea Dog series"--

Sep 2, 2014
Chloe by design - making the cut by Gurevich, Margaret, author.

Chloe by design - making the cut

In this compilation of four separately published books, sixteen-year-old Chloe Montgomery gets a chance to travel from Santa Cruz to New York City to compete in Teen Design Diva, a competitive game show for aspiring teenage fashion designers.

Sep 2, 2014
Cheesie Mack is sort of freaked out by Cotler, Stephen L.

Cheesie Mack is sort of freaked out

"Cheesie and his best friend, Georgie, pull off a fantastic UFO prank, but when things go wrong, the victims of the prank plan a sinister plot as payback"--

Sep 2, 2014
Charlie Bumpers vs. The Squeaking Skull by Harley, Bill, 1954-

Charlie Bumpers vs. The Squeaking Skull

As Halloween nears, Charlie and Tommy hope to get out of taking their little sisters trick-or-treating and go by themselves to Alex's upscale neighborhood instead, then attend a sleepover at Alex's house, but when Charlie learns that partygoers will be watching a very scary horror movie he panics.

Sep 2, 2014
The categorical universe of Candice Phee by Jonsberg, Barry, 1951- author.

The categorical universe of Candice Phee

Candice is a twelve-year-old optimist, with a literal mind, the very best of intentions, and an unwavering determination to fix all the problems of her family, friends, pets, and everyone in her life.

Sep 2, 2014
Cartwheeling in thunderstorms by Rundell, Katherine, author.

Cartwheeling in thunderstorms

"Will must find her way after she's plucked out of a wonderful life in Zimbabwe and forced to go to boarding school in England"--Provided by publisher.

Sep 2, 2014
The brilliant world of Tom Gates by Pichon, Liz, author, illustrator.

The brilliant world of Tom Gates

Irritating his teachers with his lack of focus and creative excuses, Tom Gates spends his time drawing pictures and writing down observations about everything from his grumpy sister and annoying classmate to an unsatisfying camping trip.

Sep 2, 2014
The assistant vanishes! by Dahl, Michael.

The assistant vanishes!

When the magician Theopolis makes a boy from school disappear during the magic show at the Abracadabra Hotel, Charlie Hitchcock and Tyler Yu are determined to find out what really happened.

Sep 2, 2014
The boxtrolls - a novel by Kimmel, Elizabeth Cody, author.

The boxtrolls - a novel

When the Boxtrolls are targeted by Archibald Snatcher, who is bent on eradicating them, the kindhearted band of trolls must turn to their adopted charge Eggs and rich girl Winnie to bridge two worlds.

Sep 2, 2014
Flashpoint by Korman, Gordon, author.

Flashpoint

Amy and Dan Cahill have their final confrontation with twisted billionaire J. Rutherford Pierce, a man whose power has no limits and is one step away from being elected president.

Sep 2, 2014
First team - a New kid novel by Green, Tim, 1963-

First team - a New kid novel

"The companion novel to New Kid, where Brock is in another new town after being on the run with his dad again, and this time, he joins the football team"--

Sep 2, 2014
The fires of Calderon by Cummings, Lindsay.

The fires of Calderon

"Eleven-year-old Albert Flynn is trained to restore balance to the hidden earthly realms that have fallen into chaos and threaten to destroy the world"--

Sep 2, 2014
Infinity ring. 8, Eternity by de la Peña, Matt, author.

Infinity ring. 8, Eternity

Dak, Sera, and Riq fix the Great Breaks in history and prepare for the ultimate confrontation with the SQ.

Sep 2, 2014
Entombed by Krovatin, Christopher.

Entombed

"In this final installment of the series, Ian, Kendra, and PJ face their most dangerous zombie-fighting mission of all, deep in the caves of Indonesia"--

Sep 2, 2014
Disney Christmas storybook collection. by Risco, Elle D./ Glass, Calliope

Disney Christmas storybook collection.

Offers a collection of eighteen stories about Christmas featuring characters from popular Disney and Disney-Pixar movies, including "Monsters, Inc.," "Frozen," and "Wreck-It Ralph."

Sep 2, 2014
The contract by Jeter, Derek, 1974- author.

The contract

In Kalamazoo, Michigan, eight-year-old Derek Jeter, who dreams of playing for the New York Yankees, learns what it takes to be a champion on and off the field.

Sep 2, 2014
The classroom - trick out my school! by Mellom, Robin, author.

The classroom - trick out my school!

When a second documentary crew arrives at Westside Middle School to film a renowned Hollywood designer's renovations, seventh-grader Trevor Jones is chosen to join the design team and faces a makeover of his own.

Sep 2, 2014
The howling ghost by Pike, Christopher, 1955-

The howling ghost

"Cindy is playing by the ocean with her younger brother, Neil, when a ghost appears out of nowhere and grabs the little boy and carries him away. Cindy tries to tell people what happened, but everyone assumes that Neil drowned. Cindy is left heartbroken, with no one to help her find her brother. Until Sally reads about what happened. Sally believes in ghosts-and she knows there are plenty of them to be found in Spooksville. With Adam and Watch, Sally goes to Cindy and promises to help get her br

Sep 2, 2014
The Angel Tree by Benedis-Grab, Daphne, author.

The Angel Tree

Every Christmas in the small town of Pine River, a tree appears in the town square and people tie wishes to it, but nobody knows where the tree comes from--but this year four children are determined to solve the mystery of the Angel Tree.

Sep 2, 2014
Frank Einstein and the antimatter motor by Scieszka, Jon, author.

Frank Einstein and the antimatter motor

In his Grandpa Al's garage workshop, child genius Frank Einstein tries to invent a robot that can learn on its own, and after an accident brings wisecracking Klink and overly expressive Klank to life, they set about helping Frank perfect his Antimatter Motor until his archnemesis, T. Edison, steals the robots for his doomsday plan.

Sep 2, 2014
Dolphin tale 2 - the junior novel by Reyes, Gabrielle.

Dolphin tale 2 - the junior novel

A baby dolphin found off the coast of Florida is brought to the Clearwater Marine Aquarium for help. There Sawyer and Hazel name her Hope and work to help her. Will Winter accept her as a friend, and will Hope's health improve?

Sep 2, 2014
The book of secrets by Voigt, Cynthia.

The book of secrets

Self-reliant Max Starling, a twelve-year-old detective and problem solver, struggles to keep his identity a secret as he investigates a case of arson, while cryptic messages from his still missing parents indicate that they need rescuing.

Sep 2, 2014
Dolphin rescue by West, Tracey, 1965-

Dolphin rescue

"The LEGO Friends have entered a school science contest to create an invention that will protect dolphins in the wild. The prize is five tickets aboard a special dolphin sight-seeing cruise!"--

Sep 2, 2014
Going green by Pakkala, Christine, author.

Going green

Lola Zuckerman hates being last for everything. If only she were Lola Adams or Lola Appleby or anything but Z for Zuckerman. And she is having a particularly hard time right now. Her best friend Amanda Anderson is now her ex-best friend. Her grandparents have moved back to Texas, and her mother is launching a new career. Why is everything always changing? What would make things much, much better is if Lola were to win the Going-Green Contest at school and beat Amanda Anderson, who is determined

Sep 2, 2014
Fly, cherokee, fly by D'Lacey, Chris.

Fly, cherokee, fly

Sep 2, 2014
Android in the Attic by Allan, Nicholas

Android in the Attic

Sep 2, 2014
The amazing Wilmer Dooley - a Mumpley Middle School mystery by DeWitt, Fowler.

The amazing Wilmer Dooley - a Mumpley Middle School mystery

Hoping to impress Roxie with his dazzling project on bacteria, seventh-grader-to-be Wilmer Dooley enters the state science fair, where he encounters his arch nemesis, Claudius, who may be planning something terribly sinister.

Sep 2, 2014
Against the Tide - Library Edition by Sutherland, Tui

Against the Tide - Library Edition

Sep 2, 2014
I Am So over Being a Loser by Smith, Jim

I Am So over Being a Loser

Sep 2, 2014
Ambassador by Alexander, William

Ambassador

Sep 2, 2014
Danger down the Nile by Patterson, James, 1947- author.

Danger down the Nile

"Twelve-year-old twins Bickford and Rebecca Kidd and their two older siblings travel to Africa to track down priceless artifacts that will keep the family's treasure hunting business afloat long enough to rescue their kidnapped mother--and possibly find their missing father"--

Sep 2, 2014
Hook's revenge by Schulz, Heidi.

Hook's revenge

Captain Hook's swashbuckling daughter must avenge her infamous father's death at the jaws of the Neverland crocodile.

Sep 2, 2014
The Graham cracker plot by Tougas, Shelley.

The Graham cracker plot

Calamity ensues when almost twelve-year-old Daisy and her sometimes best friend Graham try to break Daisy's father out of prison.

Sep 2, 2014
The fourteenth goldfish by Holm, Jennifer L., author.

The fourteenth goldfish

Ellie's scientist grandfather has discovered a way to reverse aging, and consequently has turned into a teenager--which makes for complicated relationships when he moves in with Ellie and her mother, his daughter.

Sep 2, 2014
The Forbidden Flats by Eddleman, Peggy, author.

The Forbidden Flats

When an earthquake causes the deadly band of air that covers the post World War III Earth to begin to sink over the town of White Rock, twelve-year-old Hope must lead a team through the Bomb's Breath and across the Forbidden Flats to obtain the mineral which will save the town.

Sep 2, 2014
Fleabrain loves Franny by Rocklin, Joanne.

Fleabrain loves Franny

"This middle-grade novel takes place in Pittsburgh in 1952-53. The protagonist is Franny, a young girl of imagination, curiosity, and stubbornness. While recovering from polio, she begins a correspondence with a flea named Fleabrain"--

Sep 2, 2014
Autumn's secret gift by Allen, Elise, author.

Autumn's secret gift

In Mother Nature's realm, sisters Autumn, Winter, Spring, and Summer are nature's royalty, responsible for each magical turn of the seasons, but Autumn has lost a special gift from Mother Nature and her siststers must help her find it.

Sep 2, 2014
Sherman's awesome adventures by McGuire Woods, Molly, author.

Sherman's awesome adventures

When Sherman takes his friend Penny back in time, they accidentally set the past on a collision course with the future, and only Mr. Peabody can set things straight before the whole universe implodes.

Sep 2, 2014
What flowers remember by Wiersbitzky, Shannon.

What flowers remember

"Delia and Old Red Clancy make quite a pair. He has the know-how and she has the get-up-and-go. When they dream up a seed- and flower-selling business, well, look out, Tucker's Ferry, because here they come. But something is happening to Old Red. And the doctors say he can't be cured. He's forgetting places and names and getting cranky for no reason. As his condition worsens, Delia takes it upon herself to save as many memories as she can. Her mission is to gather Old Red's stories so that no on

Sep 2, 2014
Jack and the wild life by Doan, Lisa.

Jack and the wild life

"Jack's parents have decided to guide safaris in Africa, much to Jack's chagrin and none of their previous schemes have worked"--

Sep 2, 2014
Kate the great - except when she's not by Becker, Suzy, author.

Kate the great - except when she's not

Fifth-grader Kate faces a challenge when her mother asks her to be especially nice to Nora, a classmate and fellow flute player who is sometimes mean.

Sep 2, 2014
The secret of the snow / A Geronimo Stilton Adventure by Stilton, Thea, author.

The secret of the snow / A Geronimo Stilton Adventure

The Thea sisters are called in to investigate when the lotus flowers begin to disappear from a magical land.

Sep 2, 2014
The Sea Monster by Burchett, Jan/ Vogler, Sara/ Hartas, Leo (ILT)

The Sea Monster

Sep 2, 2014
The scandalous sisterhood of Prickwillow Place by Berry, Julie, 1974-

The scandalous sisterhood of Prickwillow Place

"Seven very proper Victorian young ladies conspire to hide a murder from the authorities at their boarding school"--

Sep 2, 2014
Royal Icing by Berk, Sheryl/ Berk, Carrie

Royal Icing

Sep 2, 2014
Return to Planet Tad by Carvell, Tim/ Holgate, Doug (ILT)

Return to Planet Tad

Sep 2, 2014
Rapunzel Cuts Loose by Holub, Joan/ Williams, Suzanne

Rapunzel Cuts Loose

Sep 2, 2014
Mrs. Lane is a pain! by Gutman, Dan.

Mrs. Lane is a pain!

"It's time for the annual Ella Mentry School talent show, and this year Principal Klutz has hired a wacky professional, Mrs. Lane, to help the kids with their talents"--

Sep 2, 2014
Monkey Me and the School Ghost by Roland, Timothy

Monkey Me and the School Ghost

Sep 2, 2014
The tales of Beedle the Bard by Beedle (Bard)

The tales of Beedle the Bard

A collection fairy tales for young wizards and witches. Each story is followed by observations on Wizarding history, personal reminiscences, and information on the story's key elements by Hogwarts headmaster, Albus Dumbledore.

Sep 2, 2014
Revealed by Haddix, Margaret Peterson.

Revealed

After returning the missing children from history to their original time periods, thirteen-year-old Jonah must save time itself when aviator Charles Lindbergh mysteriously appears and kidnaps Jonah's sister.

Sep 2, 2014
Quidditch through the ages by Whisp, Kennilworthy.

Quidditch through the ages

A copy of the volume found in Hogwarts School Library, where it is consulted by Quidditch fans.

Sep 2, 2014
Secrets of the manor. Elizabeth's story, 1848 by Whitby, Adele, author.

Secrets of the manor. Elizabeth's story, 1848

While everyone at Chatswood Manor is busy planning a birthday ball, an Irish refugee who is searching for his wife arrives at the house, and Elizabeth and Katherine decide to investigate the woman's disappearance.

Sep 2, 2014
Magic Mountain by Banks, Rosie

Magic Mountain

Sep 2, 2014
The madman of Piney Woods by Curtis, Christopher Paul, author.

The madman of Piney Woods

Even though it is now 1901, the people of Buxton, Canada (originally a settlement of runaway slaves) and Chatham, Canada are still haunted by two events of half a century before--the American Civil War, and the Irish potato famine, and the lasting damagethose events caused to the survivors.

Sep 2, 2014
Life on Mars by Brown, Jennifer, 1972- author.

Life on Mars

Twelve-year-old Arcturus Betelgeuse Chambers' quest to find life on other planets seems at an end when his parents decide to move to Las Vegas, but while they look for a house he stays with his neighbor, an astronaut who soon becomes a friend.

Sep 2, 2014
The Slither sisters by Gilman, Charles.

The Slither sisters

Twins Sarah and Sylvia Price, two monsters in disguise at Lovecraft Middle School, are campaigning for student council with a secret plan to abduct the entire seventh grade, and Robert Arthur and his strange friends must stop their evil plot.

Sep 2, 2014
Truth and kisses by Friedman, Laurie B., 1964-

Truth and kisses

Diary entries reveal thirteen-year-old April Sinclair's complicated best-friend/love triangle, her new friendship, a busy dance team schedule, and a closer relationship with Matt Parker that surprises her and everyone else.

Sep 2, 2014
Star Wars rebels. Ezra's gamble by Windham, Ryder.

Star Wars rebels. Ezra's gamble

"Fourteen year old Ezra lives alone on the outer rim planet of Lothal. He fends for himself by picking up odd jobs and hustling the unsuspecting Stormtrooper. Arena Day arrives - an underground tournament where mighty beasts battle to the finish and all the swindlers, gamblers, and no-gooders come from all corners of the planet to make a profit - Ezra is whisked into an unlikely partnership with the fearsome bounty hunter Bossk and enmeshed in a high-stakes chase against an endless fleet of troo

Sep 2, 2014
Zorgoochi Intergalactic Pizza - Delivery of Doom by Yaccarino, Dan

Zorgoochi Intergalactic Pizza - Delivery of Doom

Sep 2, 2014
The secret path by Pike, Christopher, 1955-

The secret path

Sep 2, 2014
The mystery of the grinning gargoyle by Warner, Gertrude Chandler, 1890-1979.

The mystery of the grinning gargoyle

When the Aldens visit a university campus, they must solve a mystery involving an old library whose stone gargoyles seem to move on their own.

Sep 2, 2014
Unstoppable Octobia May by Flake, Sharon, author.

Unstoppable Octobia May

In 1953 ten-year-old Octobia May lives in her Aunt's boarding house in the South, surrounded by an African American community which has its own secrets and internal racism, and spends her days wondering if Mr. Davenport in room 204 is really a vampire--or something else entirely.

Sep 2, 2014
Katie starting from scratch by Simon, Coco.

Katie starting from scratch

"Katie's mom asks Katie for a huge favor: will she spend some time with Emily, her boyfriend's daughter? Katie agrees and brings Emily to a Cupcake Club meeting. Things go well--almost too well. Everyone likes Emily so much, Katie wonders if her friends like Emily more than they like her! And if her mom marries Emily's dad, will Emily become her favorite daughter? Katie is an only child, so all this sibling stuff is new to her. She's starting from scratch!" --

Sep 2, 2014
Ride for your life! by Stilton, Geronimo, author.

Ride for your life!

"The fair has come to Mysterious Valley! Creepella is looking to forward a fun, thrilling day of rides and games with her family and friends. But one spooky rollercoaster seems to be making everyone who rides it disappear! Creepella is determined to get to the bottom of the mystery -- but what will happen when she rides the coaster herself?" --

Sep 2, 2014
Leroy Ninker saddles up by DiCamillo, Kate.

Leroy Ninker saddles up

Saddle up for this first volume in a spin-off series starring favorite characters from DiCamillo's "New York Times"-bestselling Mercy Watson books. Leroy Ninker has a hat, a lasso, and boots. What he doesn't have is a horse--until he meets Maybelline, and then it's love at first sight.

Sep 2, 2014
A million ways home by Dorisi-Winget, Dianna, author.

A million ways home

When her grandmother and guardian suffers a stroke, twelve-year-old Poppy Parker's life turns upside down--but when she witnesses a murder and has to go into witness protection with Detective Brannigan's mother it becomes hard to believe she will ever find a way home, let alone save Gunner, a beautiful German shepherd with an uncertain future.

Sep 2, 2014
Manners and mischief - a Samantha classic. Volume 1 by Adler, Susan S., 1946- author.

Manners and mischief - a Samantha classic. Volume 1

Sep 2, 2014
Thursdays with the crown by George, Jessica Day, 1976-

Thursdays with the crown

"Castle Glower's towers have transported Princess Celie, her siblings, and her pet griffin, Rufus, to an unknown land. As they set out on a dangerous adventure to discover their whereabouts, they find an entire lost people, divided by the wishes of two wizards in a centuries-old quarrel over their beloved home--Castle Glower"--

Sep 2, 2014
The Super Chef contest by Stilton, Geronimo, author.

The Super Chef contest

Geronimo tries to help his cousin Trap when he enters the Super Chef contest, but seems to have no idea how to cook.

Sep 2, 2014
Step it up by Berk, Sheryl.

Step it up

"Trouble is brewing between the Divas just before their big upcoming Dance Fusion competition. Miss Toni is mad, mad, mad--but she has an idea to fix the problem: a camping retreat, where these girls will have to learn the true meaning of teamwork or be left out in the dark"--

Sep 2, 2014
Stella Batts - none of your beeswax by Sheinmel, Courtney.

Stella Batts - none of your beeswax

"Eight-year-old Stella finds it is not easy or fun to keep secrets. The first secret is keeping her sister, Penny, from discovering that her pet fish has died and been replaced with a new fish. The second secret involves a school assignment which Stella cannot share even with her best friend"--Provided by the publisher.

Sep 2, 2014
The Serpent's Curse by Abbott, Tony/ Perkins, Bill (ILT)

The Serpent's Curse

Sep 2, 2014
Super Schnoz and the invasion of the snore snatchers by Urey, Gary.

Super Schnoz and the invasion of the snore snatchers

"When Super Schnoz and his friends find out that aliens are after his snores to take over Earth, they seek help from an exiled seismologist"--

Sep 2, 2014
Star Wars rebels. Rise of the rebels by Kogge, Michael.

Star Wars rebels. Rise of the rebels

"Your favorite Star wars rebels heroes are ready to fight the evil Empire! Kanan, Hera, and trusty old Chopper battle TIE fighters while Sabine uses her artistic talents to outsmart Stormtroopers. Zeb never misses an opportunity to take down troopers, and Ezra scores a special souvenir at the crash site of an Imperial fighter"--P. [4] of cover.

Sep 2, 2014
The mystery of the soccer snitch by Warner, Gertrude Chandler, 1890-1979.

The mystery of the soccer snitch

"A talented young soccer player in Greenfield is given the honor of being a child mascot at an international soccer tournament in Brazil, but when an anonymous letter insists that she doesn't deserve to go, the Aldens investigate"--

Sep 2, 2014
My friend the enemy by Smith, Dan, 1970- author.

My friend the enemy

In 1941, having a German plane crash near your house is exciting, but when twelve-year-old Peter Dixon and his friend Kim find a wounded German airman, Peter is faced with a dilemma--should he help take care of the man as Kim wants to do, or report him to the soldiers searching for him?

Sep 2, 2014
Teacher's pest by Gilman, Charles, author.

Teacher's pest

"DON'T BE FOOLED by his friendly smile, his perfect manners, or his shiny red apple. Student council president Howard Mergler is actually a sinister bug-monster in disguise and he's summoning swarms of roaches, wasps, fleas, and head lice into the corridors of Lovecraft Middle School! Twelve-year-old Robert Arthur is the only student who can stop him--but he'll need help from his best friends: the school bully, the school ghost, and an extremely courageous two-headed rat."--Amazon.com.

Sep 2, 2014
Lost and found - a Samantha classic. Volume 2 by Tripp, Valerie, 1951- author.

Lost and found - a Samantha classic. Volume 2

Samantha and her friends make some surprising discoveries about her past. Then word comes that Nellie and her sisters are in serious trouble. It's up to Samantha to save her friends before it's too late.

Sep 2, 2014
Reason to Read- Linking Literacy and the Arts by Landay, Eileen

Reason to Read- Linking Literacy and the Arts

Sep 2, 2014
Leonardo da Vinci - Renaissance master by Hood, Ann, 1956- author.

Leonardo da Vinci - Renaissance master

When their Great-Uncle Thorne falls ill, Felix and Maisie decide to travel back in time to Renaissance Italy to save him. There, they meet and befriend a young Leonardo da Vinci, dine with the great Medici family and celebrate Carnival while coming closer to solving the mysteries of Elm Medona and the Pickworth family.

Sep 2, 2014
Shadows of the silver screen by Edge, Christopher.

Shadows of the silver screen

At the dawn of the age of silent films, a mysterious filmmaker proposes turning Montgomery Flinch's sinister stories into motion pictures and, with Monty as the star, filming begins but is plagued by a series of strange and frightening events of which only Penny can uncover the cause.

Sep 2, 2014
Pirates 'n' pistols - ten swashbuckling pirates tales by Mould, Chris.

Pirates 'n' pistols - ten swashbuckling pirates tales

Sep 2, 2014
The Popularity Papers - The Less-than-hidden Secrets and Final Revelations of Lydia Goldblatt and Julie Graham-chang by Ignatow, Amy

The Popularity Papers - The Less-than-hidden Secrets and Final Revelations of Lydia Goldblatt and Julie Graham-chang

Sep 2, 2014
Watch out, Hollywood! - more confessions of a so-called middle child by Lennon, M. T. (Maria T.)

Watch out, Hollywood! - more confessions of a so-called middle child

The trials and tribulations of twelve-year-old Charlie C. Cooper, reformed bully, gifted hacker, and middle child, continue as Charlie tries to convert her overnight fame into a lucrative role on a television show.

Sep 2, 2014
Mallory McDonald, baby expert by Friedman, Laurie B., 1964-

Mallory McDonald, baby expert

When her best friends Mary Ann and Joey get caught up in the excitement of having a new baby brother, Mallory feels left out.

Sep 2, 2014
Manhunt by Messner, Kate, author.

Manhunt

Henry, Anna, and Jose, the junior members of the Silver Jaguar Society, are on a mission in Paris to recover the Mona Lisa--but when senior members of the Society are taken hostage, it is up to Henry to rescue them while continuing to pursue the missing masterpiece.

Sep 2, 2014
The locker ate Lucy! by Chabert, Jack, author.

The locker ate Lucy!

Only a week into his job as hall monitor and class protector, Sam Graves and his friends Lucy and Antonio are trying to uncover the secrets of Eerie Elementary, their living and malevolent school--and then Lucy gets eaten by her locker.

Sep 2, 2014
The lilac tunnel - my journey with Samantha by Falligant, Erin.

The lilac tunnel - my journey with Samantha

"What if you, as a girl trying to adjust to her new stepfamily, suddenly found yourself in Samantha's world at the start of the 20th century? Join Samantha on exciting adventures. Your journey back in time can take whatever twists and turns you choose, as you select from a variety of options in this multiple-ending story"--

Sep 2, 2014
Rocket man by Coates, Jan, 1960- author.

Rocket man

Feeling invisible as the middle child, Bob gets the chance to shine when he is asked to plan a basketball game to support cancer research, but his father, who suffers from cancer, may not be able to make the game when he lands in a wheelchair after a fall.

Sep 2, 2014
The Zoo at the Edge of the World by Gale, Eric Kahn, 1986-

The Zoo at the Edge of the World

"Marlin, a stutterer, can talk smoothly and freely with the jungle animals that populate his father's zoo in South America--until a mysterious man-eating black jaguar that his father catches and brings back home talks back"--

Sep 2, 2014
The turtle of Oman - a novel by Nye, Naomi Shihab.

The turtle of Oman - a novel

When Aref, a third-grader who lives in Muscat, Oman, refuses to pack his suitcase and prepare to move to Michigan, his mother asks for help from his grandfather, his Siddi, who takes Aref around the country, storing up memories he can carry with him to a new home.

Sep 2, 2014
Ship of dolls by Parenteau, Shirley, author.

Ship of dolls

It's 1926, and the one thing eleven-year-old Lexie Lewis wants more than anything is to leave Portland, where she is living with her strict grandparents, and rejoin her mother, a carefree singer in San Francisco. But Mama's new husband doesn't think a little girl should live with parents who work all night and sleep all day. Lexie's class has been raising money to ship a doll to the children of Japan in a friendship exchange, and when Lexie learns that the girl who writes the best letter to acco

Sep 2, 2014
Jackal by Stone, Jeff

Jackal

Sep 2, 2014
A wonderlandiful world by Hale, Shannon.

A wonderlandiful world

"When a mysterious being from Wonderland begins to infect Ever After High with a strange magic, everything goes topsy-turvy. Lizzie Hearts, Wonderland's future queen; Cedar Wood, daughter of Pinocchio; and Madeline Hatter, heir to the Mad Hatter's Haberdashery & Tea Shoppe, seem to be the only ones who haven't completely lost their heads. It's up to them to save their best friends forever after from a curse that threatens to give their school--and their lives--a very unhappy ending"--

Sep 2, 2014
The wizard and the wormhole by Dahl, Michael, author.

The wizard and the wormhole

When Brack and Ty go missing it is up to Charlie Hitchcock to find them before the evil magician Theopolis can take over the Abracadabra Hotel.

Sep 2, 2014
Nanny X by Rosenberg, Madelyn, 1966- author.

Nanny X

Ten-year-old Alison and eight-year-old Jake discover that their nanny is working undercover to catch criminals.

Sep 2, 2014
Quest for the diamond sword - an awesome minecraft adventure. by Morgan, Winter.

Quest for the diamond sword - an awesome minecraft adventure.

Steve lives on a wheat farm. He has everything he needs to live in the Minecraft world: a bed, a house, and food. Steve likes to spend his mornings in the NCP village and trade his wheat for emeralds, armor, books, swords, and food. One morning, he finds that Zombies have attacked the villagers. The Zombies have also turned the village blacksmith into a Zombie, leaving Steve without a place to get swords. To protect himself and the few villagers that remain, Steve goes on a quest to mine for for

Sep 2, 2014
Winter's flurry adventure by Allen, Elise.

Winter's flurry adventure

When Flurry, a pet polar bear, becomes jealous and runs off to play with the Weeds, who are always causing trouble, the adventurous Winter will need the help of all of her enchanted Sparkle Sisters to get him back.

Sep 2, 2014
The secrets of Eastcliff-by-the-Sea - the story of Annaliese Easterling & Throckmorton, her simply remarkable sock monkey by Beha, Eileen.

The secrets of Eastcliff-by-the-Sea - the story of Annaliese Easterling & Throckmorton, her simply remarkable sock monkey

Relates an abandoned sock monkey's adventurous quest to reunite his owner with the one person she most longs to know.

Sep 2, 2014
Pay it forward - young readers edition by Hyde, Catherine Ryan.

Pay it forward - young readers edition

"Trevor McKinney, a twelve-year-old boy in a small California town, accepts his teacher's challenge to earn extra credit by coming up with a plan to change the world. His idea is simple: do a good deed for three people and instead of asking them to return the favor, ask them to 'pay it forward' to three others who need help"--

Sep 2, 2014
The only thing worse than witches by Magaziner, Lauren.

The only thing worse than witches

Eleven-year-old Rupert cannot resist applying to an advertisement to be a witch's apprentice, but quickly finds himself over his head with the young witch-in-training who desperately needs his help.

Sep 2, 2014
The League of Seven by Gratz, Alan, 1972-

The League of Seven

When an alternate 1875 steam-driven America rediscovers electricity, the lifeblood of the Mangleborn monsters, and the secret society to protect humanity from the Mangleborn is compromised, twelve-year-old Archie must assemble a team of seven young heroes to save the world.

Sep 2, 2014
The key that swallowed Joey Pigza by Gantos, Jack.

The key that swallowed Joey Pigza

"Everything goes topsy-turvy for Joey as he becomes the man of the house, looking after his new baby brother, taking care of his troubled mother, and seeking out his missing father"--

Sep 2, 2014
Violet Mackerel's pocket protest by Branford, Anna, author.

Violet Mackerel's pocket protest

Violet and Rose organize a protest to save the big oak tree in Clover Park.

Sep 2, 2014
The terror of the tengu by Seven, John, author.

The terror of the tengu

When twenty-fifth century time-travelers Dawkins and Hypatia find a plastic artifact among the Neanderthals, it is an anomaly--but on their next assignment to Japan in 1595 they find much more significant evidence of tampering, using virtual reality to induce belief in a demon tengu, and causing mass hysteria.

Sep 2, 2014
Substitute creature by Gilman, Charles.

Substitute creature

While stuck in the school during a blizzard, Robert Arthur and his companions face off against an evil substitute teacher and an army of beasts.

Sep 2, 2014
Secrets of the manor. Katherine's story, 1848 by Whitby, Adele, author.

Secrets of the manor. Katherine's story, 1848

"Twins Katherine and Elizabeth Chatswood are on their way to visit their distant relatives at Vandermeer Manor in Rhode Island. Wedding bells will soon be ringing for their father's cousin in the grandest event on either side of the ocean since the twins' birthday ball a few months ago. But when something very precious inside the manor gets vandalized, the groom threatens to call off the wedding. ... The twins don't know it yet, but they might hold the key that will set true love back on its

Sep 2, 2014
Out for blood by Spradlin, Michael P., author.

Out for blood

It's a quiet night when Dylan takes his dog, Apollo, out for a walk in the backyard. Until the noise begins. Part bat screech, part insect buzz - it seems to be coming from the roof. Suddenly the sky is full of dark, beating shapes, and they're all headed straight for Dylan. Dr. Catalyst's newest creations are hungry, and only one thing will satisfy them. Blood.

Sep 2, 2014
The prisoners of the thirteenth floor by Dahl, Michael, author.

The prisoners of the thirteenth floor

On the newly discovered thirteenth floor of the hotel, Charlie finds his missing friends and statues of the twelve Olympians, but when one statue goes missing Charlie must figure out where it is while keeping his friends safe.

Sep 2, 2014
The mummy's curse by Chambers, Catherine, author.

The mummy's curse

The members of the time traveling club, SLIP, journey to ancient Egypt to uncover the truth about a mummy's curse.

Sep 2, 2014
Percy Jackson's Greek gods by Riordan, Rick, author.

Percy Jackson's Greek gods

"A publisher in New York asked me to write down what I know about the Greek gods, and I was like, Can we do this anonymously? Because I don't need the Olympians mad at me again. But if it helps you to know your Greek gods, and survive an encounter with them if they ever show up in your face, then I guess writing all this down will be my good deed for the week. So begins Percy Jackson's Greek Gods, in which the son of Poseidon adds his own magic--and sarcastic asides--to the classics. He explain

Sep 2, 2014
Professor Gargoyle by Gilman, Charles.

Professor Gargoyle

11-year-old Robert Arthur must vanquish Professor Gargoyle and learn the creepy origin story of the brand new Lovecraft Middle School (LMS).

Sep 2, 2014
The mysterious island by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905.

The mysterious island

After using a helium-filled balloon to escape from the Confederate Army, five men find themselves being swept across the ocean by hurricane winds.

Sep 2, 2014
The trouble with Abracadabra by Dahl, Michael.

The trouble with Abracadabra

When the great magician Abracadabra is challenged by the illusionist Theopolis, Charlie and Tyler must solve the mystery of how the illusions were done, or Abracadabra will forfeit the hotel.

Sep 2, 2014
A time to be brave by Stuchner, Joan Betty.

A time to be brave

David and his family live in Denmark during the Nazi occupation, until September 1943 when their neighbors help smuggle them to Sweden to escape Hitler's orders to send the Danish Jews to concentration camps. Includes honey cake recipe, World War II timeline, and "the story behind the story."

Sep 2, 2014
The thirteenth mystery by Dahl, Michael, author.

The thirteenth mystery

Abracadabra, owner of the Abracadabra Hotel, has disappeared, and Charlie Hitchcock and Tyler Yu team up again to solve the mystery of the hidden thirteenth floor and try to foil a theft that could cost the hotel millions.

Sep 2, 2014
The swap by Shull, Megan.

The swap

When seventh-grader Ellie, who is having best-friend problems, and eighth-grader Jack, who is under tremendous pressure from his father, switch bodies and lives, they learn a great deal about themselves and the opposite sex.

Sep 2, 2014
Last-but-not-least Lola and the wild chicken by Pakkala, Christine.

Last-but-not-least Lola and the wild chicken

In her ongoing campaign to win back her ex-best-friend Amanda Anderson, Lola continues to be thwarted by her last name, as "Zuckerman" keeps them far apart, whether it's on the bus, at recess, or a field trip to a farm. Lola knows she needs to rise above, but it may just take a week with grandma and a chance encounter with a chicken to give her the determination she currently lacks.

Sep 2, 2014
On impact by Ball, Nate, author.

On impact

Injured in a bicycle accident, Zack discovers that his alien houseguest has swiped his brakes, placing Zack's baseball season in jeopardy while subjecting him to an annoying little brother.

Sep 2, 2014
Of sorcery and snow by Bach, Shelby, author.

Of sorcery and snow

"Rory Landon sets off on another tale from The Ever After School in order to end the reign of the Snow Queen"--

Sep 2, 2014
The Odd Squad - King Karl by Fry, Michael, 1959-

The Odd Squad - King Karl

"Nick and the rest of the Safety Patrol investigate a secret organization in order to save Karl from embarrassment"--

Sep 2, 2014
Nuts to you by Perkins, Lynne Rae.

Nuts to you

After surviving being carried off by a hawk, a young squirrel resolves to find his way home, as his best friends begin their search for him.

Sep 2, 2014
Natalie the Christmas stocking fairy by Meadows, Daisy, author.

Natalie the Christmas stocking fairy

Never getting anything in his stocking, Jack Frost steals Natalie the fairy's three magical objects, forcing Rachel and Kirsty to try to retrieve them.

Sep 2, 2014
Shipwreck island by Bodeen, S. A. (Stephanie A.), 1965- author.

Shipwreck island

Sarah's dad and stepmom then decide to take the whole family on a special vacation in order to break the ice and have everyone get to know one another. They'll fly to Tahiti, charter a boat, and go sailing for a few days. It'll be an adventure, right? Wrong. Dead wrong.

Aug 31, 2014
Magic delivery by Smith, Clete Barrett, author.

Magic delivery

"When two boys stumble upon a seemingly abandoned truckload of costumes, they think they have hit the jackpot. There's just one small catch: The costumes are bewitched"--

Aug 31, 2014
Digby O'Day in the fast lane by Hughes, Shirley, 1927- author.

Digby O'Day in the fast lane

Aug 31, 2014
Cinnabar, the One O'Clock Fox by Henry, Marguerite

Cinnabar, the One O'Clock Fox

Aug 29, 2014
Last-But-Not-Least Lola and the Wild Chicken by Pakkala, Christine/ Hoppe, Paul (ILT)

Last-But-Not-Least Lola and the Wild Chicken

Aug 29, 2014
I'm not who you think I am by Kehret, Peg.

I'm not who you think I am

Thirteen-year-old Ginger becomes the target of a disturbed woman who believes that she is her dead daughter.

Aug 28, 2014
The haunted library by Butler, Dori Hillestad, author.

The haunted library

"When ghost boy Kaz's haunt is torn down and he is separated from his ghost family, he meets a real girl named Claire, who lives above the town library with her parents and her grandmother. Claire has a special ability to see ghosts when other humans cannot and she and Kaz quickly form a friendship."--Amazon website.

Aug 28, 2014
Violet Mackerel's Pocket Protest by Allen, Elanna (ILT)/ Branford, Anna

Violet Mackerel's Pocket Protest

Aug 28, 2014
Where's Glimmer? by Burkhart, Jessica.

Where's Glimmer?

Princess Bella prepares to show off her new unicorn, Glimmer, to the people of the Crystal Kingdom, but when Glimmer disappears before Bella can go for her first ride, she and her friends must search the entire kingdom, even the Dark Forest.

Aug 28, 2014
Heidi Heckelbeck Gets the Sniffles by Coven, Wanda/ Burris, Priscilla (ILT)

Heidi Heckelbeck Gets the Sniffles

Aug 28, 2014
Teacher's pet by White, Jamie, author.

Teacher's pet

"When T.D. adds Martha's name to the substitute teacher list at Wagstaff Elementary, not even he expects a talking dog to actually fill in for Mrs. Clusky. Never one to ignore the call of duty, Martha takes the class under her wing-- er, paw-- but Helen's not sure their friendship survive Martha's teaching style. [And], is it cheating if a Spanish-speaking dog helps you with your homework? Fun word activities included!"--Page 4 of cover.

Aug 28, 2014
Hogwarts library-Fantastic beasts and where to bind them and others by Rowling, J.K.

Hogwarts library-Fantastic beasts and where to bind them and others

Aug 28, 2014
Copper magic by Gibson, Julia Mary.

Copper magic

"The year is 1906, and twelve-year-old Violet Blake unearths an ancient talisman -- a copper hand -- beside the stream where her mother used to harvest medicine. Violet is certain that the copper hand is magic--and if anyone is in need of its powers, it's Violet. Her mother and adored baby brother are gone, perhaps never to return. Her heartbroken father can't seem to sustain the failing farm on the outskirts of Pigeon Harbor, on the shores of Lake Michigan. Surely the magic of the copper hand c

Aug 27, 2014
Mia's boiling point by Simon, Coco, author.

Mia's boiling point

Mia tries to make friends with Olivia, the new girl, but when Olivia makes fun of the other Cupcake Club girls and tells Mia she shouldn't hang out with them, Mia must make a decision about her new friendship.

Aug 27, 2014
Oliver and the seawigs by Reeve, Philip.

Oliver and the seawigs

"When Oliver's explorer parents go missing, he sets sail on the rescue mission with some new, unexpected friends"--

Aug 27, 2014
Memory maze by Korman, Gordon, author.

Memory maze

Jackson Opus and his family have been forced into hiding because his identity as a powerful young hypnotist has been leaked out--but his enemy Dr. Mako is still out to find him to use his mesmerizing skills for evil purposes.

Aug 27, 2014
The map trap by Clements, Andrew, 1949-

The map trap

Sixth-grader Alton Barnes loves maps, and when his portfolio of secret maps is stolen, he begins getting notes with orders that he must obey to get the maps back but, with the help of a popular classmate, he just might succeed before his teacher, principal, or someone else learns he has been studying and mapping things about them.

Aug 27, 2014
Lovingly Alice by Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds.

Lovingly Alice

Fifth grade is tumultuous for Alice as she tries to help others through the many changes occurring at home and in school, including learning about sex when Rosalind gets her period and shares a book that explains what is happening.

Aug 27, 2014
Kidnapped by Burchett, Jan.

Kidnapped

Sam Silver and his crewmates come under enemy attack as they sail the Caribbean Sea aboard their pirate ship, the Sea Wolf! The third book in this action-packed adventure series.How to become an Undercover Pirate...1) Have a pirate captain as your ancient ancestor ; 2) Find a message in a bottle and a magic gold doubloon ; 3) Get whisked back in time to join a pirate crew ; 4) When you get home DON'T TELL ANYONE. Remember - you're undercover! A fearsome encounter with enemy ships leads to a huge

Aug 27, 2014
Emma, smile and say "cupcake!" by Simon, Coco.

Emma, smile and say "cupcake!"

The Special Day wedding salon is running an ad in the local newspaper, and they want Emma to model in the advertisement. The ad is a huge hit and suddenly Emma is very much in demand. But after running all over New York City for auditions, Emma realizes being a model is a lot tougher than she thought. Does Emma really want to be America's next top model, or is being a part of the Cupcake Club sweet enough?

Aug 27, 2014
A bird on water street by Dulemba, Elizabeth O., author.

A bird on water street

A Bird on Water Street is a coming of age story about Jack, a boy growing up in a Southern Appalachian town environmentally devastated by a century of poor copper-mining practices and pollution. Jack is opposed to the mine where so many of his relatives have died, but how can he tell that to his Dad who wants him to follow in the family trade? Jack just wants his dad safe and the land returned to its pre-mining glory with trees, birds, frogs, and nature--like he's learning about in school. After

Aug 27, 2014
Emma, sugar and spice and everything nice by Simon, Coco, author.

Emma, sugar and spice and everything nice

Emma's younger brother Jake has tonsillitis and makes life difficult for Emma, while the Cupcake Club girls are spoiling him with cupcakes and little gifts.

Aug 27, 2014
Katie, sprinkles & surprises by Simon, Coco, author.

Katie, sprinkles & surprises

When Katie learns that her mother's new boyfriend is her math teacher, Jeff Green, Katie is accused of getting special treatment in class, and it's the Cupcake Club to the rescue to help Katie deal with the rumors and the changes in her life.

Aug 27, 2014
The outlaw of Sherwood Forest by Seven, John, author.

The outlaw of Sherwood Forest

Their latest adventure takes teenagers Dawkins and Hypatia back to thirteenth-century Nottingham and Sherwood Forest, but when they find a time-traveling device in a cave they find themselves far in the future--and closer to the forces that are tampering with time.

Aug 27, 2014
Dragon fire by Burchett, Jan.

Dragon fire

When the Sea Wolf is forced to stop at Dragon Island for repairs, Sam can't wait to meet the island's legendary dragon ... at the risk of meeting a fiery end.

Aug 27, 2014
Blue sea burning by Rodkey, Geoff, 1970-

Blue sea burning

"In this final installment to the Chronicles of Egg trilogy, Egg and his friends must defeat the ruthless slave trader Roger Pembroke"--

Aug 27, 2014
Beyond the sunrise by Baglio, Ben M.

Beyond the sunrise

The McGraths have arrived in Sundarbans Delta, at the mouth of the great Ganges River. There, Jody hopes to see the rare and unusual Irrawaddy dolphins. Her wish comes true when at last she spots one, whom she names Sandhi, but her world is turned upside down when she learns there are poachers around, and Sandhi is missing. Does Sandhi have a secret hiding place, or has she been caught?

Aug 27, 2014
Libby's sweet surprise by Schroeder, Lisa, author.

Libby's sweet surprise

When she's not hanging out at her family's sweets shop, Libby loves walking her dog around London. She always meets the most interesting people like Ethan, who's her age and also has a dog. They become fast friends, until Libby finds out his family are the new owners of a competing store! Libby tries to keep her parents' business a secret, because she really likes Ethan and wants to be his friend. But the secrets start adding up. Libby needs the charm bracelet she shares with her besties to brin

Aug 27, 2014
Viminy Crowe's comic book by Jocelyn, Marthe, author.

Viminy Crowe's comic book

It seemed to Wylder that every time he turned around, he was inside of a different scene, each is more fantastic than the last.

Aug 27, 2014
The time of the fireflies by Little, Kimberley Griffiths, author.

The time of the fireflies

When Larissa Renaud starts receiving eerie phone calls on a disconnected phone in her family's shop, Bayou Bridge Antiques, she finds herself directed to the river bank near her house, where a cloud of fireflies take her on a journey through time to learn the secrets of her family's past--and save their future.

Aug 27, 2014