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You're mine, captain! by Stilton, Geronimo, author.

You're mine, captain!

When Space mouse Geronimo Stiltonix helps an alien spacecraft get back to its home planet, their queen becomes enchanted by Geronimo, and tries to force him to marry her and stay on the planet Flurkon forever.

Mar 30, 2015
Wonder Woman / An Origin Story by Sazaklis, John, author.

Wonder Woman / An Origin Story

Born an Amazon princess on the island of Themyscira, Diana leaves the island to become Wonder Woman, defender of Earth.

Mar 30, 2015
Wonder at the edge of the world by Helget, Nicole Lea, 1976-

Wonder at the edge of the world

Lu Wonder, a bright, curious girl who hopes to be a scientist, sets out from her Kansas home in 1855 with her best friend Eustace, a slave, on a journey to Antarctica to protect a mysterious artifact and hide it from the man responsible for her father's death.

Mar 30, 2015
Witherwood Reform School by Skye, Obert, author.

Witherwood Reform School

"Siblings Charlotte and Tobias are trapped within a creepy reform school--and entangled in its dark secrets"--

Mar 30, 2015
Wish girl by Loftin, Nikki.

Wish girl

Twelve-year-old Peter has never felt at home with his noisy family, but begins to find the strength to live and to be himself when he discovers a special valley in the Texas Hill Country and meets Annie, a girl dying of cancer who knows and accepts him from the start.

Mar 30, 2015
Wind dancer by Platt, Chris, 1959-

Wind dancer

Having lost her beloved pony in a traumatic accident, thirteen-year-old Ali is reluctant to help her parents care for a neglected, malnourished Appaloosa, but working with Wind Dancer is a good distraction from problems surrounding her brother, who recently returned from Afghanistan with a missing leg and PTSD.

Mar 30, 2015
Willie & me - a baseball card adventure by Gutman, Dan, author.

Willie & me - a baseball card adventure

"Joe "Stosh" Stoshack uses his power to time travel using baseball cards to go back to 1951, when Bobby Thomson hit the famous Shot Heard Round the World home run to win the National League pennant for the New York Giants"--

Mar 30, 2015
Vacation dreams by Bentley, Sue, 1951-

Vacation dreams

"Becky's vacation isn't at all what she expected, and she is feeling lonely. But when she meets magical bunny Arrow, her summer starts looking up"--

Mar 30, 2015
Two steps back by Payton, Belle, author.

Two steps back

"Twintercepted! Alex is thrilled to find out she's won a contest to produce her own piece on the local news. What a great way to show her crush, high-schooler Luke, that she's supermature for her age! And then a juicy story falls in her lap. The Tiger Cubs' biggest rival is refusing to play Ava's team because she's a girl! Ava doesn't know what to do: Should her team not play, or should she spend this game on the bench? She does know one thing--she's not interested in being the subject of Alex'

Mar 30, 2015
Treading water by Anderson, Laurie Halse.

Treading water

When they find abandoned ducklings, the vet volunteers must educate the community about keeping baby animals as Easter pets while also teaching the ducklings how to swim.

Mar 30, 2015
Trash Mountain by Yolen, Jane.

Trash Mountain

When the gray squirrels kill his parents, a young red squirrel vows revenge, finding unlikely allies in the rats and gulls of Trash Mountain.

Mar 30, 2015
Tiger boy by Perkins, Mitali, author.

Tiger boy

A tiger cub has escaped from a reserve in the Sunderbans in West Bengal, India, and Neel, a poor boy from the islands, is determined to find her in order to save her from being captured and sold on the black market by Mr. Gupta and his men.

Mar 30, 2015
Theodore Boone - the fugitive by Grisham, John, author.

Theodore Boone - the fugitive

Aspiring lawyer Theodore Boone is still dispensing legal advice to friends and family when a new case comes up.

Mar 30, 2015
Thea Stilton and the lost letters by Stilton, Thea, author.

Thea Stilton and the lost letters

It is up to the Thea sisters to investigate when their friend is falsely accused of theft and barred from competing in a figure skating championship in Russia.

Mar 30, 2015
The year we sailed the sun by Nelson, Theresa, 1948- author.

The year we sailed the sun

In St. Louis, Missouri, in 1911, orphaned eleven-year-old Julia Delaney rails against countless disappointments and the nun's strict rules at the House of Mercy, especially after her sister Mary turns fourteen and must leave, but she, her family, and best friend get tangled up with a gangster and a decade-old mystery.

Mar 30, 2015
The Wren and the Sparrow by Lewis, J. Patrick.

The Wren and the Sparrow

"An allegorical tale about Nazi occupied Poland in which a town's residents are forced to turn over their musical instruments. A young student rescues the hurdy-gurdy of her teacher, who has presumably befallen a terrible fate, and later, a young boy finds the instrument and intends to pass it--and the importance of remembering--on to his future grandchildren"--

Mar 30, 2015
The Whisperer by McIntosh, Fiona

The Whisperer

Mar 30, 2015
The whisper by Starmer, Aaron, 1976-

The whisper

Twelve-year-old Alistair continues his quest to find his missing friend, Fiona, in Aquavania, a world where wishes can nearly come true, but he learns that the Whisper, once a boy named Charlie from his own world, has plans for Alistair and has used Fiona to try to get to him.

Mar 30, 2015
The volume of possible endings - Dorrity's tale in five parts by Else, Barbara, author.

The volume of possible endings - Dorrity's tale in five parts

Dorrity, the only child in Owl Town, finds an enchanted book that makes strange predictions. The she meets the strange Metalboy, and embarks on an adventure to uncover her past.

Mar 30, 2015
The trap by Arntson, Steven, 1973-

The trap

In 1963, when twins Henry and Helen and their best friends, Alan and Nicki, try to find Alan's missing brother, Carl, they stumble into the knowledge of their "subtle forms" that can separate from their physical bodies, and into a criminal's plot to makehimself immortal--at any expense.

Mar 30, 2015
The Thickety - the whispering trees by White, J. A., author.

The Thickety - the whispering trees

"Deep within the dangerous Thickety, Kara and her brother, Taff, must figure out who and what to trust in order to escape and stop the evil Sordyr"--Provided by publisher.

Mar 30, 2015
The Tapper Twins Go to War (With Each Other) by Rodkey, Geoff

The Tapper Twins Go to War (With Each Other)

Mar 30, 2015
The syndrome - a Kingdom Keepers adventure by Pearson, Ridley, author.

The syndrome - a Kingdom Keepers adventure

Amanda, Jess, and Mattie must use their special abilities to find a missing Kingdom Keeper.

Mar 29, 2015
The Sweetest Heist in History by Spencer, Octavia/ To, Vivienne (ILT)

The Sweetest Heist in History

Mar 27, 2015
The smuggler's secrets - a Caroline mystery by Ernst, Kathleen, 1959-

The smuggler's secrets - a Caroline mystery

During the War of 1812, Caroline finds evidence that someone is smuggling precious supplies to the British and fears that the traitor may be her own uncle. Includes an "Inside Caroline's World" essay about smuggling during the War of 1812.

Mar 30, 2015
The secret cipher by Ringwald, Whitaker, author.

The secret cipher

Jax and Ethan must decode an ancient Greek cipher to uncover the location of two magical urns before the urns are used to remove all faith and love from the world.

Mar 30, 2015
The search for treasure - the sixth adventure in the Kingdom of Fantasy by Stilton, Geronimo, author.

The search for treasure - the sixth adventure in the Kingdom of Fantasy

Once again Geronimo Stilton is pulled into the Kingdom of Fantasy, where he is needed to fulfill the ancient Gemstone Prophecy, and prevent Scorcher, the evil Empress of Witches, from obtaining the Royal Sapphire which will give her immense power.

Mar 30, 2015
The red bicycle - the extraordinary story of one ordinary bicycle by Isabella, Jude, author.

The red bicycle - the extraordinary story of one ordinary bicycle

Mar 30, 2015
The queen's shadow - a story about how animals see by Young, Cybèle, 1972- author, illustrator.

The queen's shadow - a story about how animals see

Uses the story of someone stealing a Queen's shadow at a ball to illustrate the different types of vision that various animals have, including chameleons, sharks, lancehead snakes, dragonflies, pigeons, and sea urchins.

Mar 30, 2015
The pet and the pendulum by McAlpine, Gordon, author.

The pet and the pendulum

Back in Baltimore, twelve-year-old identical twins Edgar and Allan think they have encountered the ghost of their great-great-great-great granduncle, Edgar Allan Poe, asking them to solve his murder--but really it is their arch-nemesis, Professor Perry, looking for revenge.

Mar 30, 2015
The Penderwicks in spring by Birdsall, Jeanne, author.

The Penderwicks in spring

As spring arrives on Gardam Street, there are surprises in store for each Penderwick, from neighbor Nick Geiger's expected return from the war to Batty's new dog-walking business, but her plans to use her profits to surprise her family on her eleventh birthday go astray.

Mar 30, 2015
The pearl earring by Weyn, Suzanne, author.

The pearl earring

After Lily visits the Haunted Museum and is captivated by a series of portraits, she begins having vivid nightmares, which only worsen when Daniella, the owner of the paintings, asks her to pose for a new portait.

Mar 30, 2015
The Lost Treasure of Little Snoring by Gardner, Lyn/ Asquith, Ros (ILT)

The Lost Treasure of Little Snoring

Mar 30, 2015
The Lost Track of Time by Britt, Paige/ White, Lee (ILT)

The Lost Track of Time

Mar 27, 2015
The lost prince by Myklusch, Matt.

The lost prince

When thirteen-year-old Dean Seaborne's latest spy mission for the Pirate King takes him to the mythical island of Zenhala, his life changes as he fights to prove that he is the island's long-lost prince.

Mar 30, 2015
The Jungle Temple Oracle by Cheverton, Mark

The Jungle Temple Oracle

Mar 27, 2015
The journey through time by Stilton, Geronimo, author.

The journey through time

From the Jurassic period and the dinosaurs, to a medieval castle, Geronimo Stilton and a few members of his family embark on an adventure through time in Professor von Volt's new time machine, the Mouse Mover 3000.

Mar 30, 2015
The jazzman's trumpet - a Kit mystery by Kimmel, Elizabeth Cody.

The jazzman's trumpet - a Kit mystery

Before Kit can write a news story about an upcoming sold-out jazz concert, sinister pranks threaten to cancel the show and Kit is falsely accused of stealing a valuable trumpet. Includes an "Inside Kit's World" essay about the popularity of jazz and swing music during the Depression.

Mar 30, 2015
The island of Dr. Libris by Grabenstein, Chris.

The island of Dr. Libris

A twelve-year-old boy, worried that his parents may divorce, discovers that an island in the middle of the lake where he is spending the summer is the testing grounds of the mysterious Dr. Libris, who may have invented a way to make the characters in books come alive.

Mar 24, 2015
The island of Dr. Libris by Grabenstein, Chris, author.

The island of Dr. Libris

A twelve-year-old boy, worried that his parents may divorce, discovers that an island in the middle of the lake where he is spending the summer is the testing grounds of the mysterious Dr. Libris, who may have invented a way to make the characters in books come alive.

Mar 30, 2015
The imaginary by Harrold, A. F., 1975- author.

The imaginary

Rudger, an imaginary playmate, must find his friend Amanda before he fades away to nothing, while eluding the only other person who can see him, evil Mr. Bunting, who hunts--and possibly even eats--imaginaries.

Mar 30, 2015
The hunt for the golden book - plus a bonus mini mystery and cheesy jokes! by Stilton, Geronimo, author.

The hunt for the golden book - plus a bonus mini mystery and cheesy jokes!

As the tenth anniversary of Geronimo Stilton's first book approaches, his laptop with the manuscript for his latest book is stolen and he and his friends must track it down in time to share the new book at his anniversary party.

Mar 30, 2015
The hunt for the curious cheese by Stilton, Geronimo, author.

The hunt for the curious cheese

When the rodent residents of New Mouse City begin succumbing to stomachaches, hiccups, and weird green warts, Geronimo Stilton and his detective friend, Hercule Poirat, race against time to investigate before they also fall ill.

Mar 30, 2015
The Great War - Stories Inspired by Items from the First World War by Kay, Jim (ILT)

The Great War - Stories Inspired by Items from the First World War

Mar 27, 2015
The Girl With the Glass Bird by Kerr, Esme

The Girl With the Glass Bird

Mar 27, 2015
The forgotten sisters by Hale, Shannon, author.

The forgotten sisters

Miri's eager to return to her beloved Mount Eskel after a year at the capital, but the king and queen ask her to first journey to a distant swamp and start her own miniature princess academy for three royal cousins, but once there she must solve a mystery before she can return home.

Mar 25, 2015
The flying classroom by Kästner, Erich, 1899-1974, author.

The flying classroom

"Martin's school is no ordinary school. There are snowball fights, kidnappings, cakes, a parachute jump, a mysterious man called 'No-Smoking' who lives in a railway carriage and a play about a flying classroom. As the Christmas holidays draw near, Martin and his friends - nervous Uli, cynical Sebastian, Johnny, who was rescued by a sea captain, and Matthias, who is always hungry (particularly after a meal) - are preparing for the end of term festivities. But there are surprises, sadness and trou

Mar 30, 2015
The first case by Nilsson, Ulf, 1948- author.

The first case

Mar 30, 2015
The Evertree by Lu, Marie

The Evertree

Mar 27, 2015
The Detective's Assistant by Hannigan, Kate

The Detective's Assistant

Mar 30, 2015
The curse of the king by Lerangis, Peter, author.

The curse of the king

Racing against time to unearth the last four Loculi, Jack and his friends prepare for battle against the seven ancient wonders as well as the Massa who have taken over the Karai Institute and convinced Marco to change sides.

Mar 30, 2015
The Curious Cat Spy Club by Singleton, Linda Joy, author.

The Curious Cat Spy Club

"Classmates Kelsey, Becca, and Leo have nothing in common--until they rescue three kittens and form a secret club to help animals"--

Mar 30, 2015
The Casey chronicles by Gilbert, Matthew, author.

The Casey chronicles

There's a new vigilante in the sewers named Casey Jones. Can the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles trust him?

Mar 30, 2015
The case of the vanishing emerald by Webb, Holly.

The case of the vanishing emerald

In Victorian London, Maisie Hitchins, a young detective who lives in her grandmother's boarding house, finds herself immersed in the excitement and glamour of the theater when she investigates the theft of a valuable necklace belonging to an actress friend of a longtime boarder.

Mar 30, 2015
The box and the dragonfly by Sanders, Ted, 1969- author.

The box and the dragonfly

Horace F. Andrews, armed with a strange wooden box, and Chloe Burke, wearing a mysterious dragonfly pendant, become entangled in a secret and ancient society striving to protect powerful devices from the evil Riven.

Mar 30, 2015
The book that proves time travel happens - a novel by Clark, Henry, 1952-

The book that proves time travel happens - a novel

Twelve-year-olds Ambrose, Tom, and Frankie are transported to the boys' hometown of Freedom Falls, Ohio, in 1852 when Frankie blows her Romani family's magical trombone, and to return home they will have to use both Morse code and the ancient form of divination known as the I-Ching.

Mar 30, 2015
The black reckoning by Stephens, John, 1972-

The black reckoning

"In the final book of the Books of Beginning trilogy, Kate and Michael must help the magical world prepare for the final war against the Dire Magnus, while Emma must travel to find the final book--the Book of the Dead"--

Mar 30, 2015
The best friend battle by Eyre, Lindsay, author.

The best friend battle

Nine-year-old Sylvie Scruggs and Miranda Tan have been best friends their whole lives, but Georgie, a new boy in the neighborhood, could change that--and Sylvie will do just about anything to hold on to her friend.

Mar 30, 2015
Ten turtles on Tuesday - a story for children about obsessive-compulsive disorder by Burns, Ellen Flanagan.

Ten turtles on Tuesday - a story for children about obsessive-compulsive disorder

Eleven-year-old Sarah is confused, embarrassed, and frustrated by her need to count things but finally talks with her mother and a therapist, who diagnoses Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and gives Sarah techniques for coping with her symptoms. Includes note to readers.

Mar 30, 2015
Teddy Mars - almost a world record breaker by Burnham, Molly B., author.

Teddy Mars - almost a world record breaker

Ten-year-old Teddy Mars seeks to stand apart from his six siblings, none of whom could be called "normal," by earning a listing in the Guinness Book of World Records.

Mar 30, 2015
Teddy Mars - almost a world record breaker by Burnham, Molly B.

Teddy Mars - almost a world record breaker

Ten-year-old Teddy Mars seeks to stand apart from his six siblings, none of whom could be called "normal," by earning a listing in the Guinness Book of World Records.

Mar 25, 2015
Tales from a not-so-dorky drama queen / Tales from a Not-so-dorky Drama Queen by Russell, Rachel Renée, author.

Tales from a not-so-dorky drama queen / Tales from a Not-so-dorky Drama Queen

Springtime brings crazy adventures to Nikki and her friends Chloe, Zoey, and Brandon.

Mar 30, 2015
Surfing for secrets by Stilton, Geronimo, author.

Surfing for secrets

When a pirate gets shipwrecked on Mouse Island, Geronimo Stiltonoot and his family offer to help the stranger look for a hidden treasure.

Mar 30, 2015
Superman / An Origin Story by Manning, Matthew K, author.

Superman / An Origin Story

An alien orphan from the planet Krypton crash lands on Earth, and is adopted by a human couple--one day he will become Superman, defender of the people of Earth.

Mar 30, 2015
Supercat vs. the fry thief by Willis, Jeanne, author.

Supercat vs. the fry thief

"Meet Tiger, an ordinary, tubby tabby cat. But Tiger has a secret! Just one lick of a toxic sock and he is transformed into Supercat! With his brand-new powers and his best friend James, can Supercat save the world, and all the fries, from the dastardly Count Backwards...? When the world needs saving, there's only one cat to call"--Page 4 of cover.

Mar 30, 2015
Supercat vs. the Fry Thief by Willis, Jeanne

Supercat vs. the Fry Thief

Mar 25, 2015
Summer's friendship games by Allen, Elise, author.

Summer's friendship games

After secretly becoming friends with Thunderbolt, one of the mischievous Weeds, Summer invites him to her beach party but his brothers tag along, ruining the party, and the two teams of magical siblings decide to settle their disagreements with a competition, judged by Mother Nature and Bluster Tempest.

Mar 30, 2015
Strike of the sweepers by Whitesides, Tyler, author.

Strike of the sweepers

Spencer, Daisy, and their team witness a Sweeper warlock eat Professor DeFleur whole and they must once again launch into a fight against evil.

Mar 30, 2015
Stone angel by Yolen, Jane, author.

Stone angel

While trying to escape with her family from the Nazis, a young Jewish French girl feels protected by angels.

Mar 30, 2015
Stink Moody in Master of Disaster by McDonald, Megan, author.

Stink Moody in Master of Disaster

"Look up! Look out! A comet is coming, a comet is coming! Stink is camped out in the backyard with his sister, Judy, and he can't wait to lay eyes on P/2015 OZ4, also known as the Sherman-Holm Comet. But then news of an asteroid hitting Russia reaches Stink, and suddenly he's feeling squeamish (and squash-ish) about close encounters of the outer-space kind. Will donning an aluminum-foil cape and building a bunker in the basement help keep him safe? Can this fearless Asteroid Boy save Earth from

Mar 30, 2015
Star Wars Rebels. Servants of the empire. 02, Rebel in the ranks by Fry, Jason, 1969- author.

Star Wars Rebels. Servants of the empire. 02, Rebel in the ranks

Using all of his skills to pass as a model cadet at Lothal's Imperial Academy, rebel spy Zare Leonis works diligently to uncover the truth about his missing sister and work against the Empire.

Mar 30, 2015
Star Wars rebels. Ezra's duel with danger by Kogge, Michael, author.

Star Wars rebels. Ezra's duel with danger

When Ezra Bridger runs into an old friends from his past, secrets about Ezra's missing parents are finally brought to light. Can Ezra unravel the mystery of their disappearance while still helping the rebels fight the Empire? The stakes are higher than ever as Imperial Agent Kallus and the fearsome Inquisitor join forces to stop the rebels. With such dangerous enemies, the team is in for the fight of their lives!

Mar 30, 2015
Star Bright and the looking glass by Luna, Jonathan, author, artist.

Star Bright and the looking glass

When Star Bright, a forest maiden, encounters an evil sorceress who steals her beauty, she must embark on a dangerous journey with her friends, Toad, Owl, and Capybara, to retrieve it.

Mar 30, 2015
Sly the sleuth and the food mysteries by Napoli, Donna Jo, 1948-

Sly the sleuth and the food mysteries

Sly uses her detective skills to help her friends solve the case of something fishy, something cooking, and something seedy.

Mar 30, 2015
Should you be a river - a poem about love by Young, Ed.

Should you be a river - a poem about love

"A personally inspired poem that celebrates the trials and triumphs of unconditional love"--

Mar 30, 2015
Shivers!- The pirate who's afraid of everything by Bondor-Stone, Annabeth, author.

Shivers!- The pirate who's afraid of everything

"Shivers, the pirate who's afraid of everything, battles a giant squid, discovers hidden treasures, and gets pooped on by a pigeon to save his parents from the clutches of evil"--

Mar 28, 2015
Shadows on Society Hill - an Addy mystery by Coleman, Evelyn, 1948-

Shadows on Society Hill - an Addy mystery

When her family moves to Philadelphia's Society Hill neighborhood in 1866, Addy discovers that her new home holds dangerous secrets--including one connected to the North Carolina plantation she had escaped from only two years earlier. Includes a brief overview of the experiences of African Americans during Reconstruction, the period immediately following the Civil War.

Mar 30, 2015
Secrets of New Forest Academy by Whitesides, Tyler, author.

Secrets of New Forest Academy

The Bureau of Educational Maintenance (BEM) is after Spencer, and the only place he is safe is within the walls of the New Forest Academy--or so he thinks.

Mar 30, 2015
Saturday, the twelfth of October by Mazer, Norma Fox, 1931-2009.

Saturday, the twelfth of October

After spending almost a year with cave people from an earlier time, a young girl is transported back to the present greatly changed, both by her experience and by the fact that no one believes her.

Mar 30, 2015
Rarity and the curious case of Charity by Berrow, G. M.

Rarity and the curious case of Charity

"Rarity is excited to welcome her new apprentice, Charity, to Ponyville. Rarity is sure that the two of them will become best friends, bonding over their love of fashion and glamour. But after Charity dyes her mane and tail to look more like her mentor, and begins to copy the fashionista's every move, Rarity realizes this pony is a problem!"--

Mar 30, 2015
Rainbow Dash and the Daring Do double dare by Berrow, G. M., author.

Rainbow Dash and the Daring Do double dare

"Rainbow Dash is a huge fan of the Daring Do book series, but after the newest book comes out, she's not alone! Suddenly, every pony in Ponyville is reading the books! To prove she's' the ultimate fan, Rainbow Dash decides to show her friends that she can be just as brave and "daring" as her hero. But Twilight Sparkle and Rainbow's other friends worry about how far she's willing to go. Just how daring should one pony be?"--

Mar 30, 2015
Public School Superhero by Patterson, James, 1947- author.

Public School Superhero

"In Kenny Wright's active imagination he's a world famous superhero, but in the real world he's a sixth grade "Grandma's Boy" whose struggles to fit in at his Washington D.C. inner city school will put his grades and family loyalty to the test"--

Mar 30, 2015
Princess in disguise by Baker, E. D.

Princess in disguise

When everything starts going wrong on Annie and Liam's wedding day, Queen Karolina decides that they need the help of her fairy godmother, Moonbeam, but a magical fog keeps messengers from leaving so Annie and Liam themselves set out to discover who ruined the wedding, and why.

Mar 30, 2015
Pizza is the best breakfast - (and other lessons I've learned) by Gutknecht, Allison, author.

Pizza is the best breakfast - (and other lessons I've learned)

"When a visit from Mandy's cousin turns out to be more frustrating than fun, the girls discover that they just might cook up a solution in the kitchen in this sweet and spirited story."--Publisher's description.

Mar 29, 2015
Pinocchio by Collodi, Carlo/ Adreani, Manuela (ILT)

Pinocchio

Mar 30, 2015
Pieces and Players by Balliett, Blue

Pieces and Players

Mar 27, 2015
Once upon the end by Riley, James, 1977-

Once upon the end

"Knights, fairy godmothers, giants and beanstalks--all of these and more fill the pages of the conclusion to the Half Upon a Time trilogy"--

Mar 30, 2015
Once upon a time - a story collection by Hale, Shannon, author.

Once upon a time - a story collection

"A new chapter is about to begin at Ever After High, and all students are preparing to return to school and start their Legacy Year, when they will commit to living out their fairytale destinies, repeating the famous stories of their parents"--

Mar 30, 2015
Nightbird by Hoffman, Alice, author.

Nightbird

Twig lives in Sidwell, where people whisper that fairy tales are real. After all, her town is rumored to hide a monster. And two hundred years ago, a witch placed a curse on Twig’s family that was meant to last forever. But this summer, everything will change when the red moon rises. It’s time to break the spell.

Mar 30, 2015
Night circus by Delessert, Étienne, author, illustrator.

Night circus

"Artist Etienne Delessert reflects on his lifelong pursuit of art using the dreamlike scenario of a circus procession filled with fairy-tale allusions and literary inspirations"--

Mar 30, 2015
Mystery in Mayan Mexico by Wells, Marcia.

Mystery in Mayan Mexico

"On vacation in Mexico, Eddie Red and his best friend Jonah must once again rely on Eddie's talent for drawing and his photographic memory to uncover clues to catch a crook when Eddie's father is falsely accused of a crime"--

Mar 30, 2015
My secret guide to Paris by Schroeder, Lisa, author.

My secret guide to Paris

Twelve-year-old Nora has always dreamed of going to Paris with her grandmother, but when her grandmother dies it seems like Paris is gone with her--until Nora finds three airline tickets in a trunk, and sets out to persuade her mother to use them.

Mar 25, 2015
My near-death adventures (99% true!) by DeCamp, Alison.

My near-death adventures (99% true!)

In 1895, twelve-year-old Stan decides to find his long-lost father in the logging camps of Michigan, documenting in his scrapbook his travels and encounters with troublesome relatives, his mother's suitors, lumberjacks, and more.

Mar 25, 2015
Ms. Rapscott's girls by Primavera, Elise, author.

Ms. Rapscott's girls

"At Great Rapscott School for Girls of Busy Parents, Ms. Rapscott teaches her students How to Get Lost on Purpose, resulting in a series of fantastical adventures that makes each learn a little something about courage, strength, bravery, and teamwork"--

Mar 30, 2015
More about Paddington by Bond, Michael.

More about Paddington

The Peruvian bear decorates, turns detective, and helps with Christmas shopping, along with other disasters.

Mar 30, 2015
Moon bear by Lewis, Gill, author.

Moon bear

In Laos, twelve-year-old Tam must work at a bear farm where bears are cruelly caged and milked for their bile, but when a familiar cub is brought to the farm, Tam will do anything to free both the cub, and himself.

Mar 30, 2015
Monstrous by Connolly, MarcyKate, author.

Monstrous

Kymera, who has a raven's wings, a snake's tail, and a cat's eyes and claws, loves the father who brought her back to life after a wizard killed her, but she begins to question his motives, especially after she connects with a boy in the town from which she is rescuing sick girls.

Mar 30, 2015
Mission Titanic by Watson, Jude, author.

Mission Titanic

The Outcast recreates the conditions for the Titanic disaster and gives Dan and Amy Cahill just days to stop the shipwreck from taking place.

Mar 25, 2015
Masks by Anderson, Laurie Halse.

Masks

After Sunita's beloved pet cat, Mittens, gets injured on her watch, she wonders if vet work is right for her. She takes an internship at a research lab, but learns that they test on animals and eventually put them to sleep. Sunita loves animals, but can she find a way to work with them without harming them?

Mar 30, 2015
Marvel Avengers. Battle against Ultron by Forbeck, Matt, author.

Marvel Avengers. Battle against Ultron

Some Super Villains are just too powerful for one Super Hero alone to conquer -- and this is where The Avengers come in! These brave adventurers have been using their powers to protect the Earth for many years -- but once they join forces, they become truly unbeatable. From Iron Man to the Hulk, meet all the fascinating Heroes that make up Earth's mightiest team of Super Heroes in the new DK Adventures.

Mar 30, 2015
Lucky strike by Pyron, Bobbie, author.

Lucky strike

Nathaniel Harlow lives with his grandfather in a trailer park in Franklin County, Florida, and he has always been unlucky--but when he is struck by lightning on his eleventh birthday and survives, it seems like his luck starts to change.

Mar 25, 2015
Love or something like it by Friedman, Laurie B., 1964-

Love or something like it

"As summer approaches, April is conflicted about going to camp and missing time with new boyfriend Matt and her friend Sophie, who'll be visiting. Is her flame with Matt strong enough to survive a long absence?"--

Mar 30, 2015
Lost in Paris by Callaghan, Cindy, author.

Lost in Paris

"Gwen Russell is thrilled to hear she will be heading to Paris with her family. Even though the main reason for the trip is to see her three older brothers play lacrosse, Gwen and her Mom have plans to tour the city when they can -- As soon as they land, Gwen is swept up in the city she has always wanted to see, and even meets a cute boy named Henri. If that wasn't enough excitement, Gwen finds out that her all-time favorite band is playing a one-night only concert in Paris---and there are ticke

Mar 30, 2015
Lost in London by Callaghan, Cindy, author.

Lost in London

When Jordan participates in a London exchange program, she finds herself at odds with her host sister, Caroline, and their relationship is put to the test when they are locked in the world's largest department store together overnight.

Mar 30, 2015
Lost boy by Green, Tim, 1963- author.

Lost boy

After a near-fatal car accident, twelve-year-old Ryder's mother needs an operation they cannot afford and while a new friend tries to raise funds, Ryder travels with a grouchy, disabled neighbor, from Yankee Stadium to Turner Field seeking the major league baseball player who might be Ryder's father.

Mar 30, 2015
Lost at Khe Sanh by Watkins, Steve, 1954- author.

Lost at Khe Sanh

"Anderson finds himself drawn to the old trunk of military relics in the basement of his family's junk shop again. His friends Greg and Julie warn him to stay away from it, but he can't help himself. This time Anderson discovers an old grenade with a strange message scratched into it. But an old grenade is dangerous...especially when the ghost of a soldier appears, claiming that it's his lucky grenade during his service in the Vietnam War. What does this ghost want from Anderson, Greg, and Juli

Mar 30, 2015
Loch Ness punster by Klise, Kate.

Loch Ness punster

Twelve-year-old Seymour Hope and his ghostly "mother" Olive go to Scotland to claim a castle inherited from Ignatius Grumply's punster uncle, Ian, but while they tend an aged tortoise and face an unscrupulous developer, Iggie deals with Ian's ghost and an inept insurance agent.

Mar 30, 2015
LEGO Ninjago masters of Spinjitzu. The search for Zane by Howard, Kate, author.

LEGO Ninjago masters of Spinjitzu. The search for Zane

Ninjago: Rebooted! The wise-cracking ninja are back with all-new adventures on Cartoon Network and all-new toys on sale everywhere. The Masters of Spinjitzu and the wise Sensei Wu are back in this brand new chapter book based on the latest season of the hit LEGO Ninjago television series on Cartoon Network! Join the ninja warriors as they fight enemies old and new and encounter challenges that will test their strength. Will they be victorious in the battles ahead? Only time will tell!

Mar 25, 2015
Killer Croc of doom! by Sutton, Laurie.

Killer Croc of doom!

A mysterious villain has kidnapped hundreds of the homeless people of Gotham City and turned them into an army of mutated half-crocodile zombies led by Killer Croc, and when Batman himself is infected he must find a cure before it is too late.

Mar 30, 2015
Julia and the art of practical travel by Blume, Lesley M. M., author.

Julia and the art of practical travel

In 1968, eleven-year-old Julia and her Aunt Constance are forced to sell their family home, Windy Ridge, in New York's Hudson Valley and embark on a cross-country automobile trip in search of Julia's mother, bringing only three travel trunks and some "practical travel things."

Mar 30, 2015
Jinx's fire by Blackwood, Sage.

Jinx's fire

"Jinx travels throughout the Urwald to unite its people and creatures against encroaching threats"--

Mar 30, 2015
Janitors by Whitesides, Tyler, author.

Janitors

A sixth grader stumbles upon a secret that threatens to turn schoolchildren everywhere into mindless automatons.

Mar 30, 2015
InterWorld by Gaiman, Neil.

InterWorld

At nearly fifteen years of age, Joey Harker learns that he is a Walker, able to travel between dimensions, and soon joins a team of different versions of himself, each from another dimension, to fight the evil forces striving to conquer all the worlds.

Mar 30, 2015
In Todd we trust by Galveston, Louise, author.

In Todd we trust

Twelve-year-old Todd Butroche has been rather distracted by a girl in middle school and other concerns, and the Toddlians, the tiny civilization created by his benevolent grossness, are convinced that he is angry with them--especially when they are confronted with a vile red thing (a moldy apple) and its horrifying inhabitant (a worm).

Mar 30, 2015
If you find this by Baker, Matthew, 1985-

If you find this

When the grandfather he never knew is released from prison suffering from dementia, eleven-year-old Nicholas, a mathematical and musical genius, tries to save the family's home by helping search for heirlooms Grandpa claims to have buried.

Mar 30, 2015
I survived the Great Chicago Fire, 1871 by Tarshis, Lauren, author.

I survived the Great Chicago Fire, 1871

Oscar Starling never wanted to come to Chicago. But then Oscar finds himself not just in the heart of the big city but in the middle of a terrible fire! No one knows exactly how it began, but one thing is clear: Chicago is like a giant powder keg about to explode. An army of firemen is trying to help, but this fire is a ferocious beast that wants to devour everything in its path, including Oscar! Will Oscar survive one of the most famous and devastating fires in history?

Mar 25, 2015
Hurry Up and Wait by Kalman, Maira/ Handler, Daniel/ Meister, Sarah Hermanson (AFT)

Hurry Up and Wait

Mar 30, 2015
Horrible Harry and the wedding spies by Kline, Suzy.

Horrible Harry and the wedding spies

"When Harry and his pals in Room 3B aren't invited to their teacher's wedding, they invite themselves, and wind up saving the day"--

Mar 30, 2015
Hopper's destiny by Fiedler, Lisa, author.

Hopper's destiny

A brave pet shop mouse named Hopper attempts to rebuild a fallen empire in the underground rat civilization of Atlantia, located in the subway tunnels of Brooklyn, while Queen Felina and her band of street cats declare open season on the rodents.

Mar 30, 2015
Home - the chapter book by West, Tracey, 1965- author.

Home - the chapter book

When aliens invade the earth, Tip, a human girl, and Oh, a banished alien, become friends and begin a search for Tip's mother.

Mar 30, 2015
Hidden treasure by Burkhart, Jessica, author.

Hidden treasure

When Princess Bella throws a farewell party for her cousin, her evil aunt shows up and demands that Bella find a magic crystal hidden in the castle or lose Glimmer forever.

Mar 30, 2015
Helping hands by Anderson, Laurie Halse.

Helping hands

Jules and Josh are so excited when their parents hire ponies to attract customers to their sidewalk sale. But the Vet Volunteers notice that the ponies don't seem to be very healthy, and after an examination, they learn that the handler, Gus, has been mistreating them. Can the Vet Volunteers help the ponies get well and find a better life for them?

Mar 30, 2015
Haunted - the junior novel by Finn, Perdita, author.

Haunted - the junior novel

When Principal Revenant learns that Spectra has brought non-ghosts to the Ghost World, she punishes the student with detention chains that prevent her from returning to Monster High! Now the ghouls have to assume new forms and travel back to Haunted High to save their friend and uncover the true nature of Principal Revenant's punishment.

Mar 25, 2015
Has anyone seen Jessica Jenkins? by Kessler, Liz, author.

Has anyone seen Jessica Jenkins?

Manifesting an ability to become invisible, Jessica, along with her best friend Izzy, organizes a band of fellow students who also demonstrate supernatural abilities only to be targeted by an unscrupulous adult.

Mar 25, 2015
Grounded - The Adventures of Rapunzel by Morrison, Megan

Grounded - The Adventures of Rapunzel

Mar 30, 2015
Great ball of light by Kuhlman, Evan, author.

Great ball of light

When a ball of light appears with the power to bring the dead back to life, twins Fiona and Fenton are determined to catch it and perform some experiments.

Mar 30, 2015
Gone Crazy in Alabama by Williams-Garcia, Rita

Gone Crazy in Alabama

Mar 30, 2015
Get mooned by SerWacki.

Get mooned

"Best friends and ninjas-in-training Joey and Johnny are sent on a special mission to investigate their rival ninja school's use of advanced technological weapons"--

Mar 27, 2015
Geronimo Stilton Cavemice. 7, I'm a scaredy-mouse! by Stilton, Geronimo, author.

Geronimo Stilton Cavemice. 7, I'm a scaredy-mouse!

Mar 25, 2015
Genuine Sweet by Harkey, Faith.

Genuine Sweet

Genuine Sweet, twelve, of tiny, impoverished Sass, Georgia, inherited the ability to grant any wish except her own but with help from new friends, her life and town are improving until unexpected trouble arrives and Genuine learns the difference between wishing for a better life and building one.

Mar 30, 2015
Gargoyles gone AWOL by Beauvais, Clémentine.

Gargoyles gone AWOL

Eleven-year-old self-proclaimed supersleuth Sophie "Sesame" Seade tracks down the culprit behind a series of gargoyle thefts in Cambridge, England.

Mar 30, 2015
Frozen fever - the deluxe novelization by Saxon, Victoria, adapter.

Frozen fever - the deluxe novelization

Elsa and Kristoff are planning Anna's birthday celebration, but Elsa's icy powers may get in the way.

Mar 30, 2015
Friends of a Feather - Friends of a Feather by Myracle, Lauren/ Henry, Jed (ILT)

Friends of a Feather - Friends of a Feather

Mar 30, 2015
Frank Einstein and the Electro-Finger by Scieszka, Jon, author.

Frank Einstein and the Electro-Finger

"Frank Einstein (kid-genius scientist and inventor) and his best friend, Watson, along with intelligent robots Klink and Klank once again find themselves in competition with T. Edison, their classmate and archrival--this time in the quest to unlock the power behind the science of energy"--

Mar 30, 2015
Framed in France by Greenhut, Josh, author.

Framed in France

"Stanley Lambchop is whisked away to Paris, where he must help catch a mastermind art thief at the historical Louvre museum by posing a painting"--

Mar 30, 2015
Fork-tongue charmers by Durham, Paul (Paul Joseph), 1972- author.

Fork-tongue charmers

"When Rye O'Chanter is declared an outlaw from her own village, she finds herself stuck on a strange remote island. But the island comes to feel much less remote when the battle over the future of the Luck Uglies moves to its shores"--

Mar 30, 2015
Footer Davis probably is crazy by Vaught, Susan, 1965- author.

Footer Davis probably is crazy

Eleven-year-old Footer and her friends investigate when a nearby farm is burned, the farmer murdered, and his children disappear, but as they follow the clues, Footer starts having flashbacks and wonders if she is going crazy like her mother, who is back in a mental institution near their Mississippi home.

Mar 30, 2015
Fluttershy and the Fine Furry Friends Fair by Berrow, G. M., author.

Fluttershy and the Fine Furry Friends Fair

"Fluttershy is shocked to discover that her pet bunny Angel wants to enter the annual Fine Furry Friends Fair herding contest. Who's ever heard of a bunny herding cows and sheep? Fluttershy agrees to train him, but their first practice is a disaster. Fluttershy is too afraid of failure to continue, until all her friends bring something special to help out"--

Mar 30, 2015
Fluffy bunnies 2 - the Schnoz of Doom by Beaty, Andrea, author.

Fluffy bunnies 2 - the Schnoz of Doom

Film-loving twins Joules and Kevin face new evil bunnies from outer space when odorous extraterrestrials that use "smellepathy" to control their prey's brain arrive to conquer the world.

Mar 30, 2015
Flood - Mississippi, 1927 by Duey, Kathleen/ Bale, Karen A.

Flood - Mississippi, 1927

Mar 24, 2015
Flood - Mississippi, 1927 by Duey, Kathleen, author.

Flood - Mississippi, 1927

When the raging Mississippi threatens their secret cache of hard-earned nickels and pennies, Molly and her white friend Garrett risk their lives to retrieve the money.

Mar 30, 2015
Firstborn by Seidler, Tor, author.

Firstborn

"A wolf pack's alpha gets a disappointing surprise when his first born son is not like a normal wolf, but rather one who has fallen for a coyote"--

Mar 29, 2015
Ferals by Grey, Jacob

Ferals

Mar 30, 2015
End of the race by Anderson, Laurie Halse.

End of the race

After treating an injured greyhound at her grandmother's veterinary clinic, thirteen-year-old Maggie learns about the abuse of greyhounds in the dog-racing industry and vows to put a stop to it.

Mar 30, 2015
Drive me crazy by McVoy, Terra Elan.

Drive me crazy

"When Lana's and Cassie's grandparents marry each other, the girls find themselves stuck together on a crazy summer road trip that will change the course of their friendship and their lives"--

Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Critchlore's School for Minions by Grau, Sheila.

Dr. Critchlore's School for Minions

At his boarding school for monsters, a young werewolf learns a devastating truth about his family while uncovering a plot to sabotage the world's finest training program for aspiring minions to evil overlords.

Mar 24, 2015
Dr. Critchlore's School for Minions by Grau, Sheila, author.

Dr. Critchlore's School for Minions

At his boarding school for monsters, a young werewolf learns a devastating truth about his family while uncovering a plot to sabotage the world's finest training program for aspiring minions to evil overlords.

Mar 30, 2015
Dog Eat Dog by Marcionette, Jake/ Villa, Victor Rivas (ILT)

Dog Eat Dog

Mar 27, 2015
Dive. Book two - the deep by Korman, Gordon.

Dive. Book two - the deep

Kaz, Dante, Adriana, and Star think they will be studying marine life this summer, but they find sunken treasure.

Mar 30, 2015
Disney Lands by Pearson, Ridley

Disney Lands

Mar 27, 2015
Diary of a 6th grade ninja. 9. The scavengers strike back by Emerson, Marcus, author.

Diary of a 6th grade ninja. 9. The scavengers strike back

My name is Chase Cooper, and I'm a 6th grade ninja. The scavengers are back, and if you've followed my story up until now, then you'll know it's not all gumdrops and lollipops over here. If it were just the scavengers, I might've been all about the challenge, but this time they've brought their leader--an eighth grader named Victor. He's everything that Wyatt is, only a bajillion times worse.

Mar 30, 2015
Diary of a 6th grade ninja. 8. Spirit week shenanigans by Emerson, Marcus, author.

Diary of a 6th grade ninja. 8. Spirit week shenanigans

The name's Chase Cooper, and this is my eighth diary as a 6th grade ninja. After having the worst week of my life, you'd think I'd try to relax and maybe stay out of the limelight, right? Nope! Zoe has me in front of the entire school playing in the Spirit Week Competition that she's set up as the new president of Buchanan. The problem is that Wyatt's playing too, and if he wins, his red ninjas will become stronger than ever before. I've been recruited to keep that from happening, and all I have

Mar 30, 2015
Diary of a 6th grade ninja. 7. Scavengers by Emerson, Marcus, author.

Diary of a 6th grade ninja. 7. Scavengers

Buchanan School is holding an election for new class president, and Chase Cooper's sister, Zoe, is running. Meanwhile, Chase refuses to join a Scavenger club, who then responds by trying to ruin Chase with every opportunity. Everyone seems to hate him now, and a reporter tries to expose his secret ninja clan to the school. Worst. Week. Ever.

Mar 30, 2015
Diary of a 6th grade ninja. 6. Buchanan bandits by Emerson, Marcus, author.

Diary of a 6th grade ninja. 6. Buchanan bandits

A bandit is on the loose at 6th-grader Chase Cooper's school. As each day passes, the bandit's reach grows further and further.

Mar 30, 2015
Diary of a 6th grade ninja. 5. Terror at the talent show by Emerson, Marcus, author.

Diary of a 6th grade ninja. 5. Terror at the talent show

There's a big talent show at 6th-grader Chase Cooper's school. Everything is going well until someone sets a wild animal loose and trashed the stage during rehearsal. Now Chase is racing against the clock as he deals with a some new ninjas, an ugly moose costume and a missing bird.

Mar 30, 2015
Diary of a 6th grade ninja. 4. A game of Chase by Emerson, Marcus, author.

Diary of a 6th grade ninja. 4. A game of Chase

The day of the big science fair is approaching at 6th-grader Chase Cooper's school. Science fair projects are disappearing and found later completely destroyed. Now the fate of the science fair rests in Chase's hands.

Mar 30, 2015
Diary of a 6th grade ninja. 3. Rise of the red ninjas by Emerson, Marcus, author.

Diary of a 6th grade ninja. 3. Rise of the red ninjas

Someone steals the book bag of 6th-grader Chase Cooper and things get worse from there. Now Chase is number one on the Buchanan School's most wanted list and he discovers the Red Ninja Clan. Ninjas never quit - and neither do their enemies.

Mar 30, 2015
Diary of a 6th grade ninja. 2. Pirate invasion by Emerson, Marcus, author.

Diary of a 6th grade ninja. 2. Pirate invasion

At the school 6th-grader Chase Cooper attends, everyone is talking like a pirate. Soon there are rumors of a pirate invasion and now the entire school is in danger. Only Chase can save it.

Mar 30, 2015
Diary of a 6th grade ninja by Emerson, Marcus, author.

Diary of a 6th grade ninja

6th-grader Chase Cooper shares his experiences starting at a different school where he only knows his cousin Zoe, and he is recruited into a group of school-aged ninjas.

Mar 30, 2015
Dear Hank Williams by Holt, Kimberly Willis.

Dear Hank Williams

In Rippling Creek, Louisiana, in 1948, eleven-year-old Tate writes letters to her favorite country singer, sharing her dreams of becoming a singer and revealing that her mother is in prison.

Mar 30, 2015
Dante of the Maury River by Amateau, Gigi

Dante of the Maury River

Mar 30, 2015
Danger in Paris - a Samantha mystery by Buckey, Sarah Masters, 1955-

Danger in Paris - a Samantha mystery

Traveling to Paris in 1907 with Grandmary and the Admiral, Samantha and her adopted sister Nellie suspect that someone is trying to harm their beloved grandfather and stop his secret government mission. Includes a glossary of French words and an "Inside Samantha's World" essay about tourism and international tensions in Europe in the early 1900s.

Mar 30, 2015
Curse of the broomstaff by Whitesides, Tyler, author.

Curse of the broomstaff

Spencer, Daisy, and their little team of rebels must find the source of all magical Glop and destroy it before it destroys the world as they know it.

Mar 24, 2015
Curse of the broomstaff by Whitesides, Tyler, author.

Curse of the broomstaff

Spencer, Daisy, and their little team of rebels must find the source of all magical Glop and destroy it before it destroys the world as they know it.

Mar 30, 2015
Crystal keepers by Mull, Brandon, 1974- author.

Crystal keepers

Cole Randolph ventures to a new kingdom as he continues his search for his friends -- and also pursues his quest to mend what has gone awry with the magic in The Outskirts.

Mar 30, 2015
Crius and the night of fright by Holub, Joan, author.

Crius and the night of fright

Zeus and the rest of the Olympians try to rescue Artemis from the clutches of a titan named Crius who has her under a sleeping spell.

Mar 30, 2015
Completely Clementine by Pennypacker, Sara, 1951- author.

Completely Clementine

Clementine faces changes at the end of her third grade year and anticipates the birth of her family's new baby.

Mar 29, 2015
Clothes minded by Taylor, Chloe, author.

Clothes minded

Zoey worries that she is closed-minded when she fouls things up trying to help someone who has a crush on her friend and when she tries to bar someone from joining the school's fashion club.

Mar 25, 2015
Close encounters of the nerd kind by Miller, Jeff, author.

Close encounters of the nerd kind

"Out of this world! Neil Andertol never thought playing video games would make him a real-life hero. But then his favorite game, Chameleon, turned out to be the training simulator for an actual fighter jet, and Neil and the eleven other high scorers of the game were recruited to fly a top-secret rescue mission for the United States Air Force. Now it's been four months since Neil and his friends saved the planet, and the thirteen-year-old supernerd is back to playing video games... except that af

Mar 30, 2015
Chasing freedom - the life journeys of Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony, inspired by historical facts by Grimes, Nikki, author.

Chasing freedom - the life journeys of Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony, inspired by historical facts

In this imaginative biographical story, Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony sit down over a cup of tea in 1904 to reminisce about their struggles and triumphs in the service of freedom and women's rights.

Mar 25, 2015
Charlie and the chocolate factory by Dahl, Roald, author.

Charlie and the chocolate factory

Each of five children lucky enough to discover an entry ticket into Mr. Willy Wonka's mysterious chocolate factory takes advantage of the situation in his own way.

Mar 30, 2015
Catch you later, traitor by Avi, 1937- author.

Catch you later, traitor

"It's 1951, and twelve-year-old Pete Collison is a regular kid in Brooklyn, New York, who loves Sam Spade detective books and radio crime dramas. But when an FBI agent shows up at Pete's doorstep, accusing Pete's father of being a Communist, Pete is caught in a real-life mystery. Could there really be Commies in Pete's family?"--

Mar 30, 2015
Blue birds by Rose, Caroline Starr, author.

Blue birds

"As tensions rise between the English settlers and the Native peoples on Roanoke Island, twelve-year-old Alis forms an impossible friendship with a native girl named Kimi"--

Mar 30, 2015
Blackbird fly by Kelly, Erin Entrada.

Blackbird fly

Bullied at school, eighth-grader Apple, a Filipino American who loves the music of the Beatles, decides to change her life by learning how to play the guitar.

Mar 30, 2015
Big Nate lives it up by Peirce, Lincoln, author.

Big Nate lives it up

"As his school's centennial is coming up, Big Nate is stuck showing the dorky new kid around"--

Mar 30, 2015
Big game by Smith, Dan, 1970- author.

Big game

Every boy in Oskari's remote mountain village must face a ritual hunt on his thirteenth birthday -- the Trial -- to become a man. It's Oskari's turn, and whatever animal he kills --if he succeeds -- will symbolize who he will become.

Mar 25, 2015
Battle against Ultron by Forbeck, Matt, author.

Battle against Ultron

Introduces Earth's mighty team of Super Heroes and offers insights into their powers and the ways they work together to protect the world from supervillains.

Mar 26, 2015
Batman / An Origin Story by Sazaklis, John, author.

Batman / An Origin Story

In simple text, this book tells the story of how Bruce Wayne grew up to become the Dark Knight of Gotham City.

Mar 30, 2015
Back in time - the second journey through time by Stilton, Geronimo, author.

Back in time - the second journey through time

Geronimo Stilton travels back in time to ancient Rome, the great Mayan Empire, and the palace of Versailles during the age of the Sun King, where he experiences wild historical adventures.

Mar 30, 2015
Astrotwins - project blastoff by Kelly, Mark E.

Astrotwins - project blastoff

"Young Mark Kelly and his brother and friends decide to build a rocket over the summer when their constant bickering starts to annoy their grandfather in this middle-grade novel based on the NASA astronauts' real childhoods"--

Mar 30, 2015
Anywhere but paradise by Bustard, Anne, 1951- author.

Anywhere but paradise

In 1960 twelve-year-old Peggy Sue and her family move to the island of Oahu, and she is finding it anything but paradise, because from the first day at school she is bullied and made fun of by the Hawaiian children, and she is worried sick about her beloved cat who is in manditory quarantine--and then the tsunami hits Hilo where her parents have gone on business.

Mar 30, 2015
Amelia Bedelia cleans up by Parish, Herman, author.

Amelia Bedelia cleans up

"Amelia Bedelia and her friends clean up a vacant lot and build a clubhouse--with surprising results! Includes a guide to idioms used in the book and features black-and-white art throughout"--

Mar 30, 2015
Alice in Wonderland by Francia, Giada, author.

Alice in Wonderland

Alice falls down a rabbit hole and discovers a world of nonsensical and amusing characters.

Mar 30, 2015
Alexis's cupcake Cupid by Simon, Coco, author.

Alexis's cupcake Cupid

"He loves me, he loves me not...Alexis leaves a Valentine's Day surprise for her crush. Does he like her back? Despite objections from her Cupcake Club pals, Alexis makes a special valentine cupcake for her crush, Emma's older brother Matt, and leaves it for him next to his computer. Alexis is secretly hoping Matt will get the hint and give her a valentine, too. But ever since Alexis left the cupcake, Matt's been acting really uncomfortable around her. Does Matt want to be her valentine or doesn

Mar 28, 2015
A warm welcome by David, Erica, author.

A warm welcome

When Olaf brings news of a faraway summer queen who has magical powers involving fire and heat, Anna and Elsa embark on a journey to the queen's land, which is trapped in an eternal summer.

Mar 30, 2015
A pig called Heather by Oulton, Harry.

A pig called Heather

"When Heather the pig's best human friend, Isla, must leave the farm for London, Heather sets out on a quest to find her"--

Mar 30, 2015
A nightmare on Clown Street by Stine, R. L.

A nightmare on Clown Street

Joining his uncle for a summer at the circus, Ray becomes a clown-in-training, but strange things start happening and he wonders about a place called "Clown Street" that even the other clowns are afraid to go to.

Mar 30, 2015
A dragon's guide to the care and feeding of humans by Yep, Laurence, 1948- author.

A dragon's guide to the care and feeding of humans

Crusty dragon Miss Drake's new pet human, precocious ten-year-old Winnie, not only thinks Miss Drake is her pet, she accidentally brings to life her "sketchlings" of mysterious and fantastic creatures hidden in San Francisco, causing mayhem among its residents.

Mar 30, 2015