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30 days of no gossip by Faris, Stephanie.

30 days of no gossip

"Can a middle school gossip queen change her ways, or will she lose her BFF for good? Find out in this M!X original novel. Maddie Evans prides herself on being the gossip queen of Troy Middle School. She is the first person her classmates go to when they need the latest news on the ins-and-outs of TMS--and Maddie never disappoints. Her best friend since birth, Vi, isn't crazy about Maddie's penchant for passing on rumors, but it's never been an issue in their friendship. Until the day Maddie let

Apr 16, 2014
A cast is the perfect accessory (and other lessons I've learned) by Gutknecht, Allison, author.

A cast is the perfect accessory (and other lessons I've learned)

"Eight-year-old Mandy Berr is spirited, sassy, and determined to shine--even if she's not the center of attention! After learning the hard way that polka dot underwear and white pants are not the best combination, Mandy Berr has gotten over that fashion faux pas, and has (almost) recoverd from not being named George Washington in the recent Presidential Pagent. But just when things seem like they might be back in her favor, her former nemesis, Natalie, manages to steal Mandy's spotlight--again.

Apr 16, 2014
A dark inheritance by D'Lacey, Chris, author.

A dark inheritance

When Michael Malone saves a dog, he discovers that he has paranormal abilities, which bring him to the attention of a secret organization, UNICORNE--but he plans to use the ability to find out what happened to his father, who mysteriously vanished three years earlier, and save his new friend, Freya.

Apr 16, 2014
A house called Awful End by Ardagh, Philip.

A house called Awful End

When eleven-year-old Eddie Dickens's sickly parents become "a bit crinkly round the edges," he is taken in by his great-uncle and great-aunt, Mad Uncle Jack and Mad Aunt Maude, and embarks on adventures that involve strolling actors, St. Horrid's Home for Grateful Orphans, and a carnival float shaped like a giant cow.

Apr 16, 2014
A Path Begins by White, J. A./ Offermann, Andrea (ILT)

A Path Begins

Apr 16, 2014
A tangled thread by Taylor, Chloe.

A tangled thread

While trying to launch an online store, Zoey promises to create special outfits for friends and finds herself overwhelmed when things do not work as she expected.

Apr 16, 2014
A true patriot - the journal of William Thomas Emerson, a Revolutionary War patriot by Denenberg, Barry.

A true patriot - the journal of William Thomas Emerson, a Revolutionary War patriot

Apr 16, 2014
A World Without Princes by Chainani, Soman

A World Without Princes

Apr 16, 2014
Aftershock by Walden, Mark, author.

Aftershock

Scheming, extorting, menacing and general evilness are nothing new in the world of villainy - indeed it's expected. But there are codes of conduct. Until now. In an attempt to purge the Global League of Villainous Enterprises of its more destructive elements, Dr Nero has underestimated the cunning and resources of those who oppose him. Meanwhile, Otto and the rest of the Alpha stream have been sent to begin their most feared exercise: The Hunt, in the icy wastes of Siberia. But there is a traito

Apr 16, 2014
Alien encounter by Harper, Charise Mericle, author, illustrator.

Alien encounter

Nine-year-old Morgan of the Pacific Northwest is fascinated with aliens and the sasquatch, but his real adventures begin when he meets Lewis, whose parents just bought a motel named the Sasquatch Inn.

Apr 14, 2014
Alien encounter by Harper, Charise Mericle, author, illustrator.

Alien encounter

Nine-year-old Morgan of the Pacific Northwest is fascinated with aliens and the sasquatch, but his real adventures begin when he meets Lewis, whose parents just bought a motel named the Sasquatch Inn.

Apr 16, 2014
Also Known As Elvis by Howe, James

Also Known As Elvis

Apr 16, 2014
Amelia Bedelia goes wild! by Parish, Herman.

Amelia Bedelia goes wild!

"Amelia Bedelia is sick the day her class goes to visit the zoo. She doesn't want to be left out, so she comes up with a brilliant idea--she'll create a zoo in her backyard, using all her classmates' pets. But she doesn't know exactly how to tell her parents about her great plan"--

Apr 16, 2014
Amelia Earhart - Lady Lindy by Hood, Ann, 1956- author.

Amelia Earhart - Lady Lindy

Apr 11, 2014
Annika Riz, Math Whiz by Mills, Claudia/ Shepperson, Rob (ILT)

Annika Riz, Math Whiz

Apr 16, 2014
Another Day As Emily by Spinelli, Eileen/ Lew-Vriethoff, Joanne (ILT)

Another Day As Emily

Apr 16, 2014
Aviary Wonders Inc. Spring Catalog and Instruction Manual - renewing the world's bird supply since 2031 by Samworth, Kate, author, illustrator.

Aviary Wonders Inc. Spring Catalog and Instruction Manual - renewing the world's bird supply since 2031

In a future when deforestation and other environmental factors have caused many bird species to go extinct, businessman Alfred Wallis offers a catalog of parts for creating replacements, from hand-carved beaks to Italian-leather feet.

Apr 16, 2014
Aviary Wonders Inc. spring catalog and instruction manual - renewing the world's bird supply since 2031 by Samworth, Kate, author, illustrator.

Aviary Wonders Inc. spring catalog and instruction manual - renewing the world's bird supply since 2031

In a future when deforestation and other environmental factors have caused many bird species to go extinct, businessman Alfred Wallis offers a catalog of parts for creating replacements, from hand-carved beaks to Italian-leather feet.

Apr 15, 2014
Back to School, Weird Kids Rule! by Gutman, Dan/ Paillot, Jim (ILT)

Back to School, Weird Kids Rule!

Apr 16, 2014
Battle of the beasts by Columbus, Chris, author.

Battle of the beasts

Cordelia, Brendan, and Eleanor Walker, aged fifteen to eight, must rely on a mysterious book to face the Wind Witch and her father, the Storm King, who have kidnapped Dr. and Mrs. Walker and brought them to a strange world of magic.

Apr 16, 2014
Beyond the door by McQuerry, Maureen, 1955-

Beyond the door

When mythical creatures appear, a mystery of unparalleled proportions begins to unfold for Timothy, his sister Sarah, and school bully Jessica, who must defeat the powers of the Darkness.

Apr 16, 2014
Beyond the grave - an Up2U mystery adventure by Enderle, Dotti, 1954-

Beyond the grave - an Up2U mystery adventure

Dylan's hobby is getting interesting gravestone rubbings from the old cemetery, and he thinks that one from Dr. Naper, Cedarville's own Dr. Frankenstein, would be the perfect addition to his class history project--so which of three possible endings will you choose for Dylan?

Apr 16, 2014
Beyond the grave - an Up2U mystery adventure by Enderle, Dotti, 1954-

Beyond the grave - an Up2U mystery adventure

Dylan's hobby is getting interesting gravestone rubbings from the old cemetery, and he thinks that one from Dr. Naper, Cedarville's own Dr. Frankenstein, would be the perfect addition to his class history project--so which of three possible endings will you choose for Dylan?

Apr 14, 2014
Big Birthday Bash by Cammuso, Frank

Big Birthday Bash

Apr 16, 2014
Big Nate - in the zone by Peirce, Lincoln, author, artist.

Big Nate - in the zone

"The latest illustrated novel from Lincoln Peirce is a laugh-out-loud must-read starring the one and only cartooning genius, king of detention, and Cheez Doodle connoisseur, Nate Wright. Nate's not having the best of luck . . . in fact; he's not having ANY luck. But with a little boost thanks to Chad's lucky foot, suddenly good luck is everywhere Nate turns! Nate's in the zone! But how long will it last?" --

Apr 10, 2014
Blood in the library by Dahl, Michael.

Blood in the library

The Librarian was last seen heading toward the Under Library to confront the Eraser, and the Archivists fear that he is dead--but is he really?

Apr 16, 2014
Blood ties by Nix, Garth, author.

Blood ties

As the Conquerors try to destroy Erdas, Meilin -- fed up with waiting and ready to fight -- sets off into enemy territory with her spirit animal, a panda named Jhi. Her friends Conor and Abeke aren't far behind ... but they're not the only ones.

Apr 16, 2014
Bok! bok! boom! by Marko, Cyndi, author.

Bok! bok! boom!

Superheroes Gordon Blue and his brother Benny must rescue an opera star from the evil Dr. Screech before he turns her super high voice into a supersonic weapon.

Apr 16, 2014
Carrie the Snow Cap Fairy by Meadows, Daisy

Carrie the Snow Cap Fairy

Apr 16, 2014
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang over the moon by Cottrell Boyce, Frank, author.

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang over the moon

The Tootings are struggling to find and collaborate with Chitty's builders, the Potts family, when a fiendish criminal kidnaps Little Harry and steals the magical car.

Apr 16, 2014
Chomp of the meat-eating vegetables by Cummings, Troy, author.

Chomp of the meat-eating vegetables

Alexander is used to finding monsters everywhere in Stermont, but now the school is being turned into an icebox by giant meat-eating vegetables--and his friend Rip has gone missing.

Apr 16, 2014
Clawed! - an Up2U horror adventure by Enderle, Dotti, 1954-

Clawed! - an Up2U horror adventure

After he is clawed by a stray, Tray finds himself turning into a cat every night, so he sets out to find the old gray tomcat called Honcho who can reverse the curse, and the reader is invited to choose between three possible outcomes.

Apr 15, 2014
Clawed! - an Up2U horror adventure by Enderle, Dotti, 1954-

Clawed! - an Up2U horror adventure

After he is clawed by a stray, Tray finds himself turning into a cat every night, so he sets out to find the old gray tomcat called Honcho who can reverse the curse, and the reader is invited to choose between three possible outcomes.

Apr 16, 2014
Cool Beans - the adventure continues by Harkrader, Lisa.

Cool Beans - the adventure continues

"This sequel to The Adventures of Beanboy combines comic illustrations, a small-town bully facing off against a budding artist, and a rousing, decisive game of dodge ball"--

Apr 16, 2014
Coral the Reef Fairy by Meadows, Daisy

Coral the Reef Fairy

Apr 16, 2014
Cupcake cousins by Hannigan, Kate.

Cupcake cousins

During a family vacation at Lake Michigan, nine-year-old cousins Willow and Delia, desperate to avoid being flower girls in their aunt's wedding, try to demonstrate that they would do better as chefs for the reception.

Apr 16, 2014
Curiosity by Blackwood, Gary L.

Curiosity

In 1835, when his father's put in a Philadelphia debtor's prison, 12-year-old chess prodigy Rufus Goodspeed is relieved to be recruited to secretly operate a chess-playing automaton named The Turk, but soon questions the fate of his predecessors and his own safety.

Apr 16, 2014
Daisy's big night by Feder, Sandra V., 1963- author.

Daisy's big night

Apr 14, 2014
Dial M for Morna by Munday, Evan, author.

Dial M for Morna

October Schwartz is hot on the trail of the person (or persons) responsible for Morna MacIsaac's death in 1914--or as hot as one can be on a 100-year-old trail--when her living friend Yumi finds herself the target of harassment at school. The intrepid heroine in black eyeliner and her ghost friends sleuth their way through a mystery featuring a blizzard of suffragettes, ice-skating disasters, mystical telephones, and the Titanic, set against a backdrop of Yuletide pandemonium.

Apr 11, 2014
Double feature by DeVillers, Julia.

Double feature

"Twins Payton and Emma are off to Hollywood to star in a TV commercial but nothing goes as planned and it may take a twin switch or two to help things work out"--

Apr 16, 2014
Double feature by DeVillers, Julia.

Double feature

"Twins Payton and Emma are off to Hollywood to star in a TV commercial but nothing goes as planned and it may take a twin switch or two to help things work out"--

Apr 14, 2014
Double Fudge by Blume, Judy.

Double Fudge

His younger brother's obsession with money and the discovery of long-lost cousins Flora and Fauna provide many embarrassing moments for twelve-year-old Peter.

Apr 16, 2014
Double play by Cassidy, Sara, author.

Double play

Allie loves baseball. It's the one thing that has been consistent in her lately complicated life. Allie's father left recently, and now Allie has a new family -- her mother's new girlfriend, Phyllis, and son Miles have moved in. It's taking some adjustment, mostly because Miles seems determined to get under her skin. Things start looking up when Allie gets invited to join the boy's baseball team as their new pitcher. But then Miles announces he's quitting the boy's team and tries out for Allie's

Apr 16, 2014
Dragon on trial by Sutherland, Tui, 1978- author.

Dragon on trial

Someone or something has murdered the goose who laid the golden eggs, and the evidence points to a dragon named Scratch. But this mystery won't be that easy to solve, Zoe and Logan are back on the case in another exciting fantasy adventure.

Apr 16, 2014
Eddie Red undercover - mystery on Museum Mile by Wells, Marcia.

Eddie Red undercover - mystery on Museum Mile

"Sixth grader Edmund Xavier Lonnrot, codename "Eddie Red," has a photographic memory and talent for drawing anything he sees. When the NYPD is stumped by a mastermind art thief, Eddie becomes their secret weapon to solve the case"--

Apr 16, 2014
Edie the Garden Fairy by Meadows, Daisy

Edie the Garden Fairy

Apr 16, 2014
Eight cousins by Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888.

Eight cousins

Orphaned Rose Campbell finds it difficult to fit in when she goes to live with her six aunts and seven mischievous boy cousins.

Apr 16, 2014
Ellray Jakes is magic by Warner, Sally, 1946-

Ellray Jakes is magic

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.

Apr 16, 2014
Elsie's girlhood by Finley, Martha, 1828-1909.

Elsie's girlhood

"As Elsie Dinsmore grows up and becomes a young woman, her family undergoes major changes. Her father, Horace Dinsmore, falls in love and marries sweet Rose allison, whom Elsie has loved since childhood. Soon two new members--Horace, Jr., and Rosebud--join the happy family. Elsie spends a summer with her eccentric Aunt Wealthy and experiences the joy of first love and the dep pain of betrayal. In an attempt to cure her broken heart, Elsie's family takes her on a tour of Europe. Upon her return--

Apr 16, 2014
Elsie's holidays at Roselands by Finley, Martha, 1828-1909.

Elsie's holidays at Roselands

Eight-year-old Elsie believes that obeying a request her father has made would violate her conscience, and she must refuse him. He, in turn, believes Elsie is being willful and disobedient, failing to see her refusal as a matter of her deep, abiding faith in God.

Apr 16, 2014
Elsie's motherhood by Finley, Martha, 1828-1909.

Elsie's motherhood

Elsie and Edward take great delight in their burgeoning family. The aftermath of the Civil War provides them with many opportunities to uphold their heritage and faith in practical ways, but are caught up in a campaign against a powerful adversary -- the Ku Klux Klan -- as they fight to protect the innocent from unjust persecution.

Apr 16, 2014
Emma, lights! camera! cupcakes! by Simon, Coco.

Emma, lights! camera! cupcakes!

"Hollywood star Romaine Ford is back in town, and she needs cupcakes for her movie premiere ... and her wedding! But everything is top-secret. Emma is asked to make the cupcakes, but she can't tell the rest of the club who they are for! Romaine doesn't want any paparazzi to ruin her wedding, and she feels the less people who know, the better. Can Emma fulfill this order without spilling the secret to her best friends?"--Publisher's website.

Apr 16, 2014
Empire of bones by Wilson, Nathan D.

Empire of bones

"Hunted and on the run, Cyrus and Antigone Smith race to find the inheritance left to them by their benefactor, Billy Bones, before rampaging transmortals can descend on Ashtown and free their buried brothers"--

Apr 12, 2014
Equestria girls - through the mirror by Berrow, G. M., author.

Equestria girls - through the mirror

"When her new crown is stolen from the Crystal Empire, Princess Twilight Sparkle pursues the thief, Sunset Shimmer, in an alternate world, where she finds herself turned into...a girl! To regain her crown and return to Equestrian, Twilight must learn to fit in in this strange new world and defeat Sunset Shimmer in a competition to be crowned princess of the Fall Formal at Canterlot High. Luckily, she has the assistance of Spike and five girls who remind her of a certain group of ponies back ho

Apr 16, 2014
Fairy tales by Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875.

Fairy tales

Apr 16, 2014
Fairy tales from Hans Christian Andersen by Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875.

Fairy tales from Hans Christian Andersen

Presents nine of Andersen's well-known tales: The Emperor's New Clothes, The Princess and the Pea, Thumbelina, The Ugly Duckling, The Tinderbox, The Shepherdess and the Chimney Sweep, The Little Match Girl, The Nightingale, and The Little Mermaid.

Apr 16, 2014
File under- 13 suspicious incidents by Snicket, Lemony.

File under- 13 suspicious incidents

"Called upon to investigate thirteen suspicious incidents in Stain'd-by-the-Sea, young Lemony Snicket collects clues, questions witnesses, and cracks every case"--

Apr 16, 2014
Fire and Ice by Hale, Shannon

Fire and Ice

Apr 16, 2014
Fire- Chicago, 1871 by Duey, Kathleen.

Fire- Chicago, 1871

While spreading flames threaten to cut off all possibility of escape from the Chicago fire of 1871, twelve-year-old Nate attempts to save a wealthy young girl and to return home safely.

Apr 16, 2014
Flights and Chimes and Mysterious Times by Trevayne, Emma/ Thomas, Glenn (ILT)

Flights and Chimes and Mysterious Times

Apr 16, 2014
Frenzy by Lettrick, Robert.

Frenzy

Chaos ensues at Camp Harmony when a virus turns the animals in the surrounding wilderness into raging, foam-spewing predators.

Apr 16, 2014
Furious Jones and the assassin's secret by Kehoe, Tim.

Furious Jones and the assassin's secret

Upon witnessing his famous spy-novelist father's murder just seven months after his mother's death, twelve-year-old Furious, now an orphan, seeks clues in his father's latest novel to stop the murderer before he or she strikes again.

Apr 16, 2014
Furious Jones and the assassin's secret by Kehoe, Tim.

Furious Jones and the assassin's secret

Upon witnessing his famous spy-novelist father's murder just seven months after his mother's death, twelve-year-old Furious, now an orphan, seeks clues in his father's latest novel to stop the murderer before he or she strikes again.

Apr 14, 2014
Game over, Pete Watson by Schreiber, Joe, 1969- author.

Game over, Pete Watson

"When videogame obsessed Pete Watson discovers his dad is not only a super-spy but has been kidnapped and is now trapped inside a video game, he has to use his super gaming skills and enter the game to rescue him. And if he succeeds, who will save Pete from his massive crush on Callie Midwood?"--

Apr 16, 2014
Ghost writer by Dahl, Michael.

Ghost writer

Simon Skull, an embittered writer, is creating strange blank books, which turn the readers into phantoms--can the Librarian reverse the spell and rescue his friends?

Apr 16, 2014
Ghoulfriends 'til the end by Daneshvari, Gitty, author.

Ghoulfriends 'til the end

It is bad times at Monster High because a secret organization of older monsters is determined to preserve their hierarchy, and it is up to the ghoulfriends--Rochelle, Rebecca, and Venus--to stop ASOME, protect their school, and rescue their friends.

Apr 16, 2014
Greetings from the Graveyard by Klise, Kate.

Greetings from the Graveyard

"The unsuspecting trio at Spence Mansion starts a greeting card company--and winds up on the adventure of a lifetime!"--

Apr 16, 2014
Hope is a ferris wheel by Herrera, Robin.

Hope is a ferris wheel

After moving from Oregon to a trailer park in California, ten-year-old Star participates in a poetry club, where she learns some important lessons about herself and her own hopes and dreams for the future.

Apr 16, 2014
How I became a ghost - a Choctaw Trail of Tears story by Tingle, Tim, author.

How I became a ghost - a Choctaw Trail of Tears story

A Choctaw boy tells the story of his tribe's removal from the only land its people had ever known, and how their journey to Oklahoma led him to become a ghost--one with the ability to help those he left behind.

Apr 16, 2014
I, Q. Book five, The Windy City by Smith, Roland, 1951-

I, Q. Book five, The Windy City

"When Quest (Q) and his stepsister Angela head to Chicago for their parents' concert, they uncover another plot by the terrorist group Ghost Cell in the Windy City"--

Apr 16, 2014
Ice whale by George, Jean Craighead, 1919-2012.

Ice whale

In 1848, ten-year-old Toozak, a Yupik Eskimo, sees a whale being born and is told by a shaman that he and his descendants must protect that whale, which Toozak names Siku, as long as it lives.

Apr 16, 2014
Intruders at Rivermead Manor - a Kit mystery by Reiss, Kathryn, author.

Intruders at Rivermead Manor - a Kit mystery

During the Great Depression, aspiring reporter Kit Kittredge uncovers a mystery surrounding a secret room in the rundown mansion owned by elderly Miss Mundis.

Apr 11, 2014
Isabella the Air Fairy by Meadows, Daisy

Isabella the Air Fairy

Apr 16, 2014
Isabella's spring break crush by Darling, Angela, 1965-

Isabella's spring break crush

Isabella's spring break trip to visit her Grandma in Florida gets a whole lot more interesting when she meets Ryan, the handsome grandson of her Grandma's friend.

Apr 16, 2014
Journey's End by Holt, Christopher/ Douglas, Allen (ILT)

Journey's End

Apr 16, 2014
Just so stories - for little children. Volume 2 by Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936, author.

Just so stories - for little children. Volume 2

Apr 16, 2014
Killer app by Dahl, Michael.

Killer app

The new RavenWing app downloads more than horror stories: it unleashes a swarm of attacking ravens on the unwary user--can the Librarian return the birds to their proper book?

Apr 16, 2014
Kingdom Keepers VII - The insider by Pearson, Ridley, author.

Kingdom Keepers VII - The insider

Deception and betrayal rock the Kingdom Keepers as the merciless group of Disney villains known as the Overtakers stage an unexpected comeback. But a discovery by the Keepers provides them with one hope of victory -- a lost icon.

Apr 16, 2014
Knightley & son by Gavin, Rohan, author.

Knightley & son

A father and son detective team investigates the mystery surrounding a book that that makes its readers commit terrible crimes, and a sinister organization known as the Combination.

Apr 11, 2014
Lantern Sam and the Blue Streak bandits by Beil, Michael D.

Lantern Sam and the Blue Streak bandits

In 1937, ten-year-old Henry Shipley must rely on a talking cat named Lantern Sam and a kindly conductor named Clarence to help solve the kidnapping of a young heiress aboard the Lake Erie Shoreliner passenger train.

Apr 16, 2014
Laughing River by Vega, Elizabeth Haze

Laughing River

Apr 16, 2014
Lilibet's secret diary by Christou, Pauline. author

Lilibet's secret diary

"It's December 11th, 1936, ten year old Lilibet hears some news that will change her and her family's life forever. She decides to keep a secret diary chronicling the life changing events. Will she fulfil her destiny, and also remember which the main course fork is, and which the dessert fork is? Will her younger sister Margaret end her mischievous ways, and become a worthy member of the League of Ovaltineys? And will Dookie the dog stop disgracing himself?" -- back cover.

Apr 16, 2014
Lily the Rain Forest Fairy by Meadows, Daisy

Lily the Rain Forest Fairy

Apr 16, 2014
Lizzy Bennet's Diary - Inspired by Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice by Williams, Marcia/ Williams, Marcia (ILT)

Lizzy Bennet's Diary - Inspired by Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice

Apr 16, 2014
Lords of Trillium by Wagner, Hilary, author.

Lords of Trillium

"The conclusion to the Nightshade Chronicles reveals the secret of the Nightshade rats' unique powers and resolves old rivalries and conflicts"--

Apr 16, 2014
Lost children of the far islands by Raabe, Emily.

Lost children of the far islands

After their mother falls mysteriously ill, eleven-year-old twins Gus and Leo and their mute younger sister, Ila, learn that they share their mother's ability to transform into animals, and to defeat the evil King of the Black Lakes, they must harness this newfound power.

Apr 16, 2014
Lost in Bermooda by Litwin, Mike, author, illustrator.

Lost in Bermooda

"Bermooda is a tropical island that is full of walking, talking cows. Here in Bermooda the sun is perfectly bright and the breeze is perfectly warm. It's the kind of perfection that makes it seem like nothing in this mootopian paradise could ever change. But when a hu'man washes ashore, everything changes!"--from publisher's description.

Apr 16, 2014
Lulu's mysterious mission by Viorst, Judith.

Lulu's mysterious mission

When Lulu's parents go on vacation, the formidable Ms. Sonia Sofia Solinsky comes to babysit and Lulu behaves as badly as possible to get her to leave until Ms. Solinsky reveals her secret.

Apr 16, 2014
Lulu's mysterious mission by Viorst, Judith.

Lulu's mysterious mission

When Lulu's parents go on vacation, the formidable Ms. Sonia Sofia Solinsky comes to babysit and Lulu behaves as badly as possible to get her to leave until Ms. Solinsky reveals her secret.

Apr 15, 2014
Magic in the park by Chew, Ruth, author, illustrator.

Magic in the park

"Jen Mace and her new friend Mike Stewart find magical adventures in Prospect Park"--

Apr 16, 2014
Mickey Price - journey to oblivion by Stanley, John White.

Mickey Price - journey to oblivion

In 1977, shortly after the last Apollo mission to the moon, Orlando orphan Mickey Price, Nevada go-cart champion Trace Daniels, and Illinois scientist-in-the-making Jonah Trotsky are invited to a NASA training camp for a mission they could never have imagined.

Apr 16, 2014
Middle-school cool by Williams, Maiya.

Middle-school cool

Reporters for an experimental middle school's student newspaper face an ethical dilemma when they uncover a shocking secret about their eccentric principal that could tarnish the reputation of their beloved Kaboom Academy if revealed.

Apr 12, 2014
Milly the River Fairy by Meadows, Daisy

Milly the River Fairy

Apr 16, 2014
Mindscape by Vaughan, M. M., author.

Mindscape

Everywhere that Christopher Lane turns, he sees the face of the boy he killed. There is no escape from the guilt, not even on his return to Myers Holt, the secret London academy where he and five others are being trained to use their mental powers, their Ability. But now that the threat of Dulcia Genever has been dealt with, his friends are too busy working for the police, entering the minds of some of the country's most dangerous criminals, to sympathize. Chris's teachers are already concerned

Apr 16, 2014
Miss Emily by Mutén, Burleigh.

Miss Emily

"When an invitation to join Miss Emily in the garden appears, Mattie, Ned, Sally, and Mac know they're in for some fun because Miss Emily--Emily Dickinson to the rest of us--always has a surprise in store for her young friends. And today's may be the biggest adventure yet. Mac, the youngest member of the group, tells what happens when a reclusive poet and her band of pretend Gypsies wait for the midnight circus train to arrive."--Dust jacket.

Apr 16, 2014
Mouseheart by Fiedler, Lisa/ To, Vivienne (ILT)

Mouseheart

Apr 16, 2014
Mr. Ball makes a to-do list by Townsend, Michael (Michael Jay), 1981- author, illustrator.

Mr. Ball makes a to-do list

Mr. Ball loves to make to-do lists but never finishes his tasks, until one day he makes a list so simple it seems he cannot possibly fail.

Apr 16, 2014
Mr. Ball makes a to-do list by Townsend, Michael (Michael Jay), 1981- author, illustrator.

Mr. Ball makes a to-do list

Mr. Ball loves to make to-do lists but never finishes his tasks, until one day he makes a list so simple it seems he cannot possibly fail.

Apr 14, 2014
My big fat zombie goldfish - the seaquel by O'Hara, Mo, author.

My big fat zombie goldfish - the seaquel

Collects two new stories featuring Tom and his zombie goldfish, Frankie, including Frankie confronting a super-electric zombie eel and rescuing Tom's school play.

Apr 16, 2014
New kid by Green, Tim, 1963-

New kid

"A troubled kid finds his bearings in a new school after a baseball coach offers him a spot on the team"--

Apr 11, 2014
Nick and Tesla's robot army rampage - a mystery with hoverbots, bristlebots, and other robots you can build yourself by Pflugfelder, Bob, 1967- author.

Nick and Tesla's robot army rampage - a mystery with hoverbots, bristlebots, and other robots you can build yourself

After a series of robberies strike Half Moon Bay, sibling sleuths Nick and Tesla build robots out of household objects in order to catch the culprits.

Apr 16, 2014
Nick and Tesla's Secret Agent Gadget Battle by Pflugfelder, Bob/ Hockensmith, Steve

Nick and Tesla's Secret Agent Gadget Battle

Apr 16, 2014
Nicole the Beach Fairy by Meadows, Daisy

Nicole the Beach Fairy

Apr 16, 2014
Nightmareland by Preller, James/ Bruno, Iacopo (ILT)

Nightmareland

Apr 16, 2014
Operation Bunny by Gardner, Sally.

Operation Bunny

"When Emily Vole inherits an abandoned shop, it is up to her to battle a fairy-snatching witch and get to the bottom of Operation Bunny"--Page 4 of cover.

Apr 16, 2014
Operation Fireball by Farber, Erica.

Operation Fireball

Fish Finelli and his friends are fixing up their boat, the Fireball, for the Captain Kidd Classic race, and more than anything Fish wants to beat Bryce, the local bully, but a local girl named Clementine is complicating his plans for the race.

Apr 16, 2014
P.K. Pinkerton and the pistol-packing widows by Lawrence, Caroline.

P.K. Pinkerton and the pistol-packing widows

In 1860s Nevada, master-of-disguise P.K. Pinkerton uncovers a sinister plot when he takes a case that calls for him to shadow his friend and mentor, Poker Face Jace.

Apr 10, 2014
Pi in the sky by Mass, Wendy, 1967- author.

Pi in the sky

Joss, the seventh son of the Supreme Overlord of the Universe, must team up with a human girl to re-create Earth, when the planet is accidentally erased from existence.

Apr 16, 2014
Pirate fairy - the chapter book by Deutsch, Stacia.

Pirate fairy - the chapter book

Apr 12, 2014
Poached by Gibbs, Stuart, 1969-

Poached

Twelve-year-old Teddy Fitzroy is the prime suspect when FunJungle's newly-acquired koala goes missing, thanks to a prank staged by middle school bully Vance Jessup.

Apr 16, 2014
Princess Labelmaker to the rescue! - an Origami Yoda book by Angleberger, Tom, author, illustrator.

Princess Labelmaker to the rescue! - an Origami Yoda book

One month before the state standards test are to take place, the Origami Rebel Alliance has found powerful allies in unexpected places in their fight against the FunTime test preparation program, but Principal Rabbski has not yet declared her allegiance.

Apr 11, 2014
Prisoners of war by London, C. Alexander, author.

Prisoners of war

Newly arrived on the Western front and assigned as a medic, Rivera finds himself in the middle of the Battle of the Bulge, cut off behind enemy lines--and his only companion is a Nazi trained Doberman pinscher.

Apr 16, 2014
Rainbow rocks by Finn, Perdita, author.

Rainbow rocks

"Back in Equestria, Twilight Sparkle listens to the music of springtime...she lets the sounds take her away on a rock'n' roll daydream....DJ Pon-3 suggests the girls start a band in time for the Spring Fling."--Back cover.

Apr 16, 2014
Rebellion by Epstein, Adam Jay.

Rebellion

"Four young Starbounder students must once again risk their lives, travel throughout space,and dismantle an evil conspiracy to save their world"--

Apr 16, 2014
Red Wolf by Dance, Jennifer, author.

Red Wolf

"In the late 1800s, both Native people and wolves are being forced from the land. Starving and lonely, an orphaned timber wolf is befriended by a boy named Red Wolf. But under the Indian Act, Red Wolf is forced to attend a residential school far from the life he knows, and the wolf is alone once more. Courage, love, and fate reunite the pair, and they embark on a perilous journey home. But with winter closing in, will Red Wolf and Crooked Ear survive? And if they do, what will they find?"--Page

Apr 16, 2014
Revenge of the Flower Girls by Ziegler, Jennifer

Revenge of the Flower Girls

Apr 16, 2014
Running Scared by Terrell-deutsch, Bev

Running Scared

Apr 16, 2014
Rush Revere and the first patriots - time-travel adventures with exceptional Americans by Limbaugh, Rush H., author.

Rush Revere and the first patriots - time-travel adventures with exceptional Americans

Substitute middle-school history teacher Rush Revere takes his students back in time to eighteenth-century Boston to experience the start of the American Revolution as it happens.

Apr 11, 2014
Sasquatch in the paint by Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem, 1947-

Sasquatch in the paint

Eighth-grader Theo Rollins' growth spurt has Coach Mandrake trying to transform him into a basketball star, but training time is hurting the science club's chances of winning the "Aca-lympics," and being accused of stealing could mean Theo is off both teams.

Apr 16, 2014
Save Rafe! by Patterson, James, 1947-

Save Rafe!

"Middle schooler Rafe Khachadorian faces his greatest challenge yet as he struggles to complete a week-long wilderness survival course to prove to his school administrators that he can succeed"--

Apr 16, 2014
Saving Baby Doe by Vigilante, Danette.

Saving Baby Doe

"When best friends Lionel and Anisa find and save an abandoned baby, the fallout threatens to tear their relationship apart"--

Apr 16, 2014
Saving Lucas Biggs by De los Santos, Marisa, 1966-

Saving Lucas Biggs

"When thirteen-year-old Margaret's father is sentenced to death for a crime he didn't commit, she knows the only way to save him is to use the forbidden family power of time travel"--

Apr 16, 2014
Say it ain't so by Berk, Josh, author.

Say it ain't so

"Lenny gets jealous when Mike makes the school baseball team, but together they and Other Mike stumble upon a stealing signals scandal that could go further up than anyone knows"--

Apr 10, 2014
Screaming at the ump by Vernick, Audrey.

Screaming at the ump

Twelve-year-old Casey lives with his father and grandfather at their family-run umpire school, and as he deals with middle school and his mother's unwelcome return, he stumbles on a sensational story that has him questioning his dream of becoming a journalist.

Apr 16, 2014
Semper fido by London, C. Alexander.

Semper fido

Gus Dempsey is a newly trained dog handler in the United States Marine Corps, and when he is deployed to Afghanistan he is paired with Loki, a bomb-sniffing black Labrador with a mischievous streak.

Apr 16, 2014
Showdown at the Alamo by Greenhut, Josh.

Showdown at the Alamo

Autograph-seekers interfere with Stanley Lambchop's hopes for a fun vacation with friends while sightseeing in Texas.

Apr 16, 2014
Showdown at the Alamo by Greenhut, Josh.

Showdown at the Alamo

Autograph-seekers interfere with Stanley Lambchop's hopes for a fun vacation with friends while sightseeing in Texas.

Apr 15, 2014
Sky Raiders by Mull, Brandon, 1974- author.

Sky Raiders

Whisked through a portal to The Outskirts, an in-between world, sixth-grader Cole must rescue his friends and find his way back home--before his existence is forgotten.

Apr 10, 2014
Smasher by Bly, Scott, author.

Smasher

Charlie, a math genius with otherworldly skills, is plucked out of his own time by Geneva, a bionic girl from the future, and recruited to help defeat Gramercy Foxx, a tycoon who plans to unleash a deadly biological computer virus that will enslave the world--and the two children have only twenty days to accomplish their task.

Apr 16, 2014
Something upstairs by Avi, 1937-

Something upstairs

"When 12-year-old Kenny Huldorf moves to Providence, Rhode Island, he quickly discovers that his attic bedroom is haunted! Night after night Kenny watches as glowing smoke rises from the floor to sculpt the form of a troubled spirit. The ghost--a teenage slave named Caleb--summons Kenny back in time to correct a century-old injustice. Kenny soon finds that his fate is entangled with Caleb's murder. Will he be able to right the wrong? Or will he remain forever trapped in history?"--P.[4] of cover

Apr 16, 2014
Space rocks! by O'Donnell, Tom.

Space rocks!

Chorkle narrates the adventures of Earth children Hollins, Becky, Nicki, and Little Gus, marooned on his asteroid, Gelo, as he watches over them with his fives eyes, teaches them to fight a ferocious thyss-cat, and seeks a way to get them home.

Apr 16, 2014
Space rocks! by O'Donnell, Tom.

Space rocks!

Chorkle narrates the adventures of Earth children Hollins, Becky, Nicki, and Little Gus, marooned on his asteroid, Gelo, as he watches over them with his fives eyes, teaches them to fight a ferocious thyss-cat, and seeks a way to get them home.

Apr 15, 2014
Stay where you are & then leave by Boyne, John, 1971- author.

Stay where you are & then leave

Four years after Alfie Summerfield's father left London to become a soldier in World War I he has not returned but Alfie, now nine, is shining shoes at King's Cross Station when he happens to learn that his father is at a nearby hospital being treated for shell shock.

Apr 16, 2014
Steering toward normal by Petruck, Rebecca.

Steering toward normal

Newfound half-brother Wayne threatens eighth-grader Diggy's chances at the Minnesota State Fair steer competition, horns in on his girl, and rattles his easy relationship with Pop.

Apr 16, 2014
Stolen children by Kehret, Peg.

Stolen children

Fourteen-year-old Amy's excitement over her first babysitting job ends when she and her three-year-old charge are kidnapped, but a daily videorecording sent to little Kendra's parents allows Amy to send clues, in hopes of being rescued before the kidnappers decide they no longer need her.

Apr 16, 2014
Strays by London, C. Alexander, author.

Strays

As American troops are being pulled out of Vietnam, young soldier Chuck goes AWOL when he learns that the Army intends to euthanize his companion, military working dog Ajax.

Apr 16, 2014
Suitcase of stars by Baccalario, Pierdomenico, author.

Suitcase of stars

Finley McPhee is an ordinary thirteen-year-old living outside a small town in northern Scotland--until he meets Aiby Lily and is caught up in the deadly, centuries-old fight for ownership of the Enchanted Emporium, where genuinely magical items are safely stored.

Apr 16, 2014
Sunny Sweet is so dead meat by Mann, Jennifer Ann.

Sunny Sweet is so dead meat

When Sunny Sweet, age six, devises a science experiment that requires her big sister Masha to look weird all day, Masha will try almost anything to get them home from the science fair without causing a scene.

Apr 16, 2014
Susan Marcus bends the rules by Cutler, Jane.

Susan Marcus bends the rules

"As a New York-to-Missouri transplant in 1943, ten-year-old Susan Marcus discovers a world of prejudice right in her own backyard and makes a small but courageous stand toward equality"--

Apr 16, 2014
Terrors of the deep by Lock, Deborah, author.

Terrors of the deep

Marine biologists Dom and Jake explore the deepest ocean trenches in the world, where they encounter unique sea creatures, in a book describing the history of deep sea submersibles and the sea life that lives in the deepest parts of the ocean.

Apr 16, 2014
The 26-story treehouse by Griffiths, Andy, 1961- author.

The 26-story treehouse

Apr 16, 2014
The ACB with Honora Lee by De Goldi, Kate, 1959- author.

The ACB with Honora Lee

Visiting her memory-impaired grandmother at a rest home every week, Perry discovers that her grandmother has an unconventional interest in the alphabet and becomes involved in a group project to make a personalized alphabet book.

Apr 16, 2014
The Battle of Darcy Lane by Altebrando, Tara

The Battle of Darcy Lane

Apr 16, 2014
The big bad blackout by McDonald, Megan.

The big bad blackout

As Hurricane Elmer hits, Judy, Stink, and the entire Moody clan hunker down and ride out the storm, but when the power goes out, Grandma Lou proposes some activities to pass the time in the dark.

Apr 14, 2014
The birdy snatchers / A Branches Book by Marko, Cyndi, author.

The birdy snatchers / A Branches Book

Superheroes Kung Pow Chicken and Egg Drop must stop the evil Birdbrain from zapping the smartest chickens in Fowladelphia into zombies.

Apr 16, 2014
The blood guard by Roy, Carter.

The blood guard

When thirteen-year-old Ronan Truelove's seemingly ordinary mom snatches him from school, then sets off on a high-speed car chase, Ronan is shocked. His quiet, nerdy dad has been kidnapped? And the kidnappers are after him, too? His mom, he quickly learns, is anything but ordinary. In fact, she's a member of an ancient order of knights, the Blood Guard, a sword-wielding secret society sworn to protect the Pure, thirty-six noble souls whose safety is crucial if the world as we know it is to surviv

Apr 16, 2014
The book that ate my brother by Dahl, Michael.

The book that ate my brother

Jack writes a letter to the Librarian because he needs help. His brother has been eaten by a book!

Apr 16, 2014
The boy prediction - (notes and observations of Tabitha Reddy) by Kinard, Kami, author.

The boy prediction - (notes and observations of Tabitha Reddy)

Twelve-year-old Tabitha believes in signs and predictions, and, inspired by her best friend Kara, she is looking for the signs that will point her to the right boyfriend--and predict a successful conclusion to her quest.

Apr 16, 2014
The bravest princess - a tale of the wide-awake princess by Baker, E. D.

The bravest princess - a tale of the wide-awake princess

"Sleeping Beauty's younger, non-magical sister, Annie, still can't rest while trouble in the kingdom threatens her good friend, Snow White"--

Apr 16, 2014
The brightest night by Sutherland, Tui, 1978- author.

The brightest night

Sunny has always taken the Dragonet Prophecy very seriously, so Morrowseer's devastating news changes everything--now she must forge a new identity, and find a way to stop the futile and destructive war between the dragon clans.

Apr 16, 2014
The Castle Behind Thorns by Haskell, Merrie

The Castle Behind Thorns

Apr 16, 2014
The children of the king by Hartnett, Sonya.

The children of the king

"Cecily and Jeremy have been sent to live with their uncle Peregrine in the English countryside, safe from the war, along with a young refugee named May. But when Cecily and May find two mysterious boys hiding in the ruins of a nearby castle, an extraordinary adventure begins. "--publishers web site.

Apr 16, 2014
The Chupacabra by Flitcroft, Jean.

The Chupacabra

"Vanessa's summer holiday on a ranch in Mexico is turned upside down as she enters a shadowy world of mysterious animal death, magical curses and dark family secrets. As she tumbles headlong into the mystery of El Chupacabra she starts to understand why some call it the Mexican Devil"--

Apr 16, 2014
The crossover by Alexander, Kwame.

The crossover

Fourteen-year-old twin basketball stars Josh and Jordan wrestle with highs and lows on and off the court as their father ignores his declining health.

Apr 16, 2014
The day my father became a bush by Leeuwen, Joke van, author.

The day my father became a bush

"Toda's father has gone away to fight in the war. Luckily, he's read about camouflage and will be able to hide from the enemy by disguising himself as a bush. Toda is sent to stay with her mother where it'll be safer. Her journey across the border is full of danger and adventure, but she doesn't give up. She has to find her mother. A clear-eyed, funny, and off-beat novel about a girl making sense of a baffling world."--Page [4] of cover.

Apr 16, 2014
The deadly trap by Burchett, Jan.

The deadly trap

Everyone likes the Sea Wolf's newest crew member, Dick Gudgeon, but Jack is suspicious. Is Dick really as charming as he seems? Why is he so interested in Captain Silver? And how can Jack persuade the crew to listen to his fears before it's too late?

Apr 16, 2014
The Door by Marino, Andy

The Door

Apr 16, 2014
The eighth day by Salerni, Dianne K.

The eighth day

"Orphan Jax Aubrey doesn't expect much on his thirteenth birthday, but when he discovers there's an extra day squeezed between Wednesday and Thursday whose origins are rooted in Arthurian legend, it's clear his lfe will never be the same"--

Apr 16, 2014
The Emperor's New Clothes by Burton, Virginia Lee (ILT)/ Andersen, Hans Christian

The Emperor's New Clothes

Apr 16, 2014
The first battle by Hunter, Erin.

The first battle

A latest entry in the prequel story arc reveals new details about the history of the warrior cats and follows the efforts of Clear Sky to violently divide the territories of the forest cats in spite of Gray Wing's efforts to promote peace.

Apr 16, 2014
The forbidden library by Wexler, Django.

The forbidden library

When her father is lost at sea shortly after meeting a very unusual visitor, Alice must leave her home to live with an "uncle" whose rural Pennsylvania estate includes a massive and mysterious library that holds much more than books.

Apr 16, 2014
The Foundry's edge by Baity, Cameron.

The Foundry's edge

When twelve-year-old Phoebe Plumm and her father are abducted by his employer, The Foundry, a corporation holding a monopoly on metal production and technology, and taken to a savage world of living metal that is rising up against its oppressors, Phoebe and her irksome servant Micah fight back.

Apr 16, 2014
The Glass Sentence by Grove, S. E.

The Glass Sentence

Apr 16, 2014
The Gollywhopper Games - the new champion by Feldman, Jody.

The Gollywhopper Games - the new champion

Tired of living in his brother Spencer's shadow, twelve-year-old Cameron Schein considers taking an unfair advantage to win the second Golly Toy and Game Company's Gollywhopper Games, in which the brothers and other children compete by solving puzzles, answering riddles, and doing stunts.

Apr 16, 2014
The hangman's revolution by Colfer, Eoin.

The hangman's revolution

FBI agent Chevie Savano escapes into the past to elude the secret police after they kill Charles Smart just as he is telling her of the WARP program, and she and Riley team up to find Colonel Clayton Box before he can launch missles at the capitals of Europe.

Apr 16, 2014
The last wild by Torday, Piers.

The last wild

In a world where animals no longer exist, Kester Jaynes feels like he hardly exists either. He's been locked away in a home for troubled children and cannot speak. Then one night some talking pigeons come to help him escape-- and the animals need him to save them too.

Apr 16, 2014
The little mermaid - the classic edition by Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875.

The little mermaid - the classic edition

A little sea princess, longing to be human, trades her mermaid's tail for legs, hoping to win the love of a prince and earn an immortal soul for herself.

Apr 16, 2014
The Loch Ness monster by Flitcroft, Jean, author.

The Loch Ness monster

"Vanessa's dreams are haunted by cryptids, mysterious creatures that haven't been acknowledged by science. She longs to complete her mother's search for Nessie, the most famous one of them all. Can she finally solve the mystery of Loch Ness? She gets herchance on a surprise trip to Scotland, but no one could have foreseen the consequences"--

Apr 16, 2014
The luck uglies by Durham, Paul (Paul Joseph), 1972-

The luck uglies

Eleven-year-old Rye O'Chanter and her two friends delve into the secret lore of their village when mysterious creatures of legend reappear on the night of the Black Moon, leading them to the notorious secret society, the Luck Uglies.

Apr 16, 2014
The magic trap by Davies, Jacqueline, 1962-, author.

The magic trap

"A magic show, card tricks, and a disappearing rabbit named Professor Hoffman--the Treski kids are at it again as they try to put on a show in the face of an approaching hurricane. But nothing prepares them for what blows into town next: their long-lost dad"--

Apr 16, 2014
The mark of the dragonfly by Johnson, Jaleigh.

The mark of the dragonfly

Since her father's death in a factory in the Dragonfly territories, thirteen-year-old Piper has eked out a living as a scrapper in Merrow Kingdom, but the arrival of a mysterious girl sends her on a dangerous journey to distant lands.

Apr 16, 2014
The Meaning of Maggie by Sovern, Megan Jean

The Meaning of Maggie

Apr 16, 2014
The mystery of the gold coin by Paris, Harper, author.

The mystery of the gold coin

Second graders Ethan and Ella are sad about moving away from their hometown to travel the world with their mom, a journalist, and dad, who will home school them, but before they go they have a mystery to solve.

Apr 16, 2014
The mystery of the mosaic by Paris, Harper, author.

The mystery of the mosaic

In Venice, Italy, second graders Ethan and Ella hope to find a stolen gondola and a hidden mosaic before their parents realize they are missing.

Apr 16, 2014
The Nethergrim by Jobin, Matthew.

The Nethergrim

An evil force has been awakened from years of sleep and it's up to 14-year-old Edmund, an aspiring sorcerer, and his friends to stop it.

Apr 16, 2014
The Night Gardener by Auxier, Jonathan.

The Night Gardener

Irish orphans Molly, fourteen, and Kip, ten, travel to England to work as servants in a crumbling manor house where nothing is quite what it seems to be, and soon the siblings are confronted by a mysterious stranger and secrets of the cursed house.

Apr 16, 2014
The Pacific giants by Flitcroft, Jean.

The Pacific giants

"Vanessa discovers another beast, cadborosaurus willsi, or Caddy for short, off the west coast of Canada"--

Apr 16, 2014
The Rainbow Opal by Harrison, Paula

The Rainbow Opal

Apr 16, 2014
The riverman by Starmer, Aaron, 1976-

The riverman

"The first book in a trilogy about a girl who claims she is visiting a parallel universe where a nefarious being called The Riverman is stealing the souls of children and the boy she asks to write her biography because she fears her soul may be next"--

Apr 16, 2014
The secret of Ferrell Savage by Gill, Jennifer Duddy.

The secret of Ferrell Savage

Just as twelve-year-old Ferrell Savage is beginning to think of Mary Vittles, his life-long friend, as a potential girlfriend, a new boy at school blackmails them with a family secret--that one of Ferrell's ancestors ate one of Mary's.

Apr 16, 2014
The shark whisperer by Prager, Ellen J.

The shark whisperer

Gangly Tristan Hunt joins others who have special talents in the water at a special summer camp in the Florida Keys, but soon he must put fun and games aside to help respond to distress calls coming in from ocean animals.

Apr 16, 2014
The silver locket by Harrison, Paula, author.

The silver locket

When Rosalind's puppy Patch is dognapped, she asks her fellow Rescue Princesses to help find him.

Apr 16, 2014
The spy catchers of Maple Hill by Blakemore, Megan Frazer.

The spy catchers of Maple Hill

Hazel Kaplansky and new student Samuel Butler investigate rumors that a Russian spy has infiltrated their small Vermont town, amidst the fervor of Cold War era McCarthyism, but more is revealed than they could ever have imagined.

Apr 16, 2014
The Stinky Cheese Vacation by Stilton, Geronimo

The Stinky Cheese Vacation

Apr 16, 2014
The storm tower thief by Cameron, Anne.

The storm tower thief

When Scabious Dankhart engineers an outbreak of deadly spores called Ice Diamonds, causing chaos and illness, twelve-year-old Angus, who can predict and control catastrophic weather, and his school chums must find the legendary Lightning Heart--a stone of great power--in order to put everything right.

Apr 16, 2014
The stowaways by Marentette, Meghan, 1974- author.

The stowaways

The Stowaways aren't like the other Weedle mice. They are inventive and curious, they go on adventures, and they are much too clever for their own good. In fact, everyone knows that Grampa Stowaway was killed in a trap on one of his adventures. So who would want to associate with a family like that? There's something else about the Stowaways. They keep secrets. Rory has made friends with a bird their natural enemy and his twin brother, Morgan, dreams of sailing away. But Gran has the biggest sec

Apr 16, 2014
The summer I saved the world ... in 65 days by Hurwitz, Michele Weber.

The summer I saved the world ... in 65 days

Inspired by her late grandmother, 13-year-old Nina spends a summer secretly doing good deeds for her neighbors and enjoying the changes she brings about, even as she's dealing with changing friendships and family issues.

Apr 16, 2014
The Swift Boys & Me by Keplinger, Kody

The Swift Boys & Me

Apr 16, 2014
The thing about Georgie - a novel by Graff, Lisa (Lisa Colleen), 1981-

The thing about Georgie - a novel

Georgie's dwarfism causes problems, but he could always rely on his parents, his best friend, and classmate Jeanie the Meanie's teasing, until a surprising announcement, a new boy in school, and a class project shake things up.

Apr 16, 2014
The thing about Georgie - a novel by Graff, Lisa (Lisa Colleen), 1981-

The thing about Georgie - a novel

Georgie's dwarfism causes problems, but he could always rely on his parents, his best friend, and classmate Jeanie the Meanie's teasing, until a surprising announcement, a new boy in school, and a class project shake things up.

Apr 14, 2014
The traveler's tricks - a Caroline mystery by Calkhoven, Laurie, author.

The traveler's tricks - a Caroline mystery

On a three-day stagecoach ride to the big city of Albany during the War of 1812, eleven-year-old Caroline is fascinated by the other travelers, including a charming magician and a beautiful young woman with a sad past, and when Caroline's important package for her father disappears, she must unmask a thief.

Apr 11, 2014
The unfairest of them all by Hale, Shannon.

The unfairest of them all

In the aftermath of Legacy Day, Raven Queen, reluctant leader of the Rebels, and Apple White, head of the Royals, work together when an Ever After High student, Maddie, gets in trouble, threatening all of their Happily Ever Afters.

Apr 16, 2014
The vampire chapter by Dahl, Michael.

The vampire chapter

Someone, or something, is draining all the books of their ink.

Apr 16, 2014
Thicker than water by Hale, Bruce.

Thicker than water

"Max Segrado and the S.P.I.E.S. are on a mission to steal a powerful mind control device and to keep the Merry Sunshine Orphanage from closing"--

Apr 16, 2014
Three Bird Summer by St. Antoine, Sara

Three Bird Summer

Apr 16, 2014
Titanic - April 1912 by Duey, Kathleen.

Titanic - April 1912

"Gavin Reilly is working in the Titanic's galley to earn his passage from Ireland to America. He knows when he finally joins his brother in New York they'll live their big dreams together. Karolina Green is devastated after the loss of her parents. She's returning home to the United States from England with her Aunt Rose, and desperately dreams of fixing her shattered life in New York. But on a calm, clear night in April, those dreams turn into a nightmare. Rich and poor, famous and unknown, the

Apr 16, 2014
True enough by Brooke, Lauren.

True enough

When Ashley Grant appears at Heartland unannounced, Amy is immediately suspicious. Ashley has never been friendly -- she hasn't even been close to nice. Considering their history, Amy is intrigued when Ashley begs her to help train an expensive jumper purchased by Ashley's mom. Amy had noticed Ashley and Bright Magic at the last show. The horse exhibited amazing talent - despite its obvious agitation with its overbearing tack and Ashley's aggressive riding. Always thinking of the horse first, Am

Apr 16, 2014
Twister - a terrifying tale of superstorms by Bos, Samone, author.

Twister - a terrifying tale of superstorms

Visiting his cousins in Oklahoma, Jeremy joins them on a storm chasing adventure encountering giant hailstones, ground lightning and funnel clouds, but suddenly a tornado touches down and they must now escape it.

Apr 16, 2014
Two to tango by Berk, Sheryl, author.

Two to tango

When Miss Tony decides that rivals Liberty and Rochelle will both perform duets with Hayden in the next competition, the two girls develop their first crushes on one of the cutest twelve-year-olds in town.

Apr 11, 2014
Ultimate showdown by Patterson, James, 1947- author.

Ultimate showdown

Opinionated siblings Rafe and Georgia Khatchadorian debate a variety of topics relating to the ups and downs of middle school life and encourage readers to add their own contributions through write-in games and activities.

Apr 16, 2014
Under the egg by Fitzgerald, Laura Marx.

Under the egg

Her grandfather's dying words lead thirteen-year-old Theodora Tenpenny to a valuable, hidden painting she fears may be stolen, but it is her search for answers in her Greenwich Village neighborhood that brings a real treasure.

Apr 12, 2014
Upside down in the middle of nowhere by Lamana, Julie T., author.

Upside down in the middle of nowhere

At the end of August 2005, ten-year-old Armani is looking forward to her birthday party in the Lower Ninth Ward of New Orleans, where she and her extended family live, but Hurricane Katrina is on the way, bringing destruction and tragedy in its wake.

Apr 16, 2014
Welcome to Dog Beach by Greenwald, Lisa

Welcome to Dog Beach

Apr 14, 2014
Welcome to Dog Beach by Greenwald, Lisa.

Welcome to Dog Beach

Twelve-year-old Remy loves the traditions of Sea Gate, the island where her family spends every summer vacation, but after her grandmother and a special dog die, and her relationship with best friends Bennett and Micayla changes, Remy takes comfort in the company of the island's Dog Beach--where she hatches a plan to bring her friends closer and recapture the Sea Gate magic.

Apr 16, 2014
West of the moon by Preus, Margi, author.

West of the moon

In nineteenth-century Norway, fourteen-year-old Astri, whose aunt has sold her to a mean goatherder, dreams of joining her father in America.

Apr 16, 2014
When Audrey met Alice by Behrens, Rebecca, author.

When Audrey met Alice

When the Secret Service squashes yet another chance for the president's daughter, Audrey, to make any new friends, Audrey discovers former first daughter Alice Roosevelt's hidden diary, which gives Audrey endless ideas for having fun--and more problems than she can handle.

Apr 16, 2014
When Audrey met Alice by Behrens, Rebecca.

When Audrey met Alice

When the Secret Service squashes yet another chance for the president's daughter, Audrey, to make any new friends, Audrey discovers former first daughter Alice Roosevelt's hidden diary, which gives Audrey endless ideas for having fun--and more problems than she can handle.

Apr 14, 2014
Winter holiday by Ransome, Arthur

Winter holiday

Apr 15, 2014
Winter holiday by Ransome, Arthur, 1884-1967.

Winter holiday

Apr 16, 2014
Wolf and dog by Heede, Sylvia Vanden.

Wolf and dog

Dog is wolf's cousin. Wolf is dog's cousin. That's strange because: Wolf is wild and Dog is tame. Wolf lives in a forest on top of a hill. Dog doesn't. Dog has a basket. And a boss. These laugh-out-loud stories are about the important things in life-like food, family, and fleas.

Apr 16, 2014
Zombie in the library by Dahl, Michael.

Zombie in the library

Welcome to the Library of Doom where strange creatures and scary books reside.

Apr 16, 2014