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Sting by Watson, Jude, author.

Sting

March and Jules are teenage twins, following in their father's footsteps as jewel thieves, but when their latest job goes wrong they end up with one jewel, a sapphire called the Morning Star, one of three cursed jewels--and the only way they can break the curse is to elude the FBI, Interpol, and a gang of international criminals, find the other two jewels, and reunite them.

Jul 25, 2016
Stay a spell by Time, Nicholas O., author.

Stay a spell

Three middle schoolers travel back in time to 1977 with the help of a magical library book.

Jul 25, 2016
The Snake Trap by Brooks, Kevin

The Snake Trap

Jul 25, 2016
The rat prince by Hodder, Bridget.

The rat prince

A new take on the Cinderella story, told from her point of view as well as that of a royal rat turned coachman.

Jul 25, 2016
Ranger in Time. Race to the South Pole by Messner, Kate, author.

Ranger in Time. Race to the South Pole

Once again the mysterious box takes the golden retriever Ranger back in time, and he finds himself on Robert Falcon Scott's ship, the Terra Nova, headed for Antarctica, where his mission is to save Jack Nin, a Chinese-Maori stowaway from New Zealand, from the blizzards, unstable ice, and the other hazards that lie ahead for the doomed expedition.

Jul 25, 2016
Not as we know it by Avery, Tom (Children's story writer).

Not as we know it

Can a mysterious sea creature save eleven-year-old Jamie's very sick twin brother?

Jul 25, 2016
Penny Dreadful causes a kerfuffle by Nadin, Joanna.

Penny Dreadful causes a kerfuffle

Penny Dreadful is a magnet for disaster. Penny creates mishap, mayhem and misadventure wherever she goes.

Jul 25, 2016
Penny Dreadful cooks up a calamity by Nadin, Joanna.

Penny Dreadful cooks up a calamity

Penny can't help but attract mischief, no matter where she goes. Follow Penny's disastrous misadventures in her fourth book, featuring three more brilliant stories -she's a national treasure in the making!

Jul 25, 2016
Penny Dreadful is a complete catastrophe by Nadin, Joanna.

Penny Dreadful is a complete catastrophe

Penny Dreadful is a magnet for disaster. Starring in three brand-new stories, Penny creates mishap, mayhem and misadventure wherever she goes!

Jul 25, 2016
Penny Dreadful is a magnet for disaster by Nadin, Joanna.

Penny Dreadful is a magnet for disaster

"My name is not actually Penny Dreadful. It is Penelope Jones. The 'Dreadful' bit is my dad's joke. But I do not see the funny side. Plus it is not even true that I am dreadful. It's just that sometimes my brilliant ideas don't work out completely brilliantly. Like, I didn't mean for my cousin to end up bald and covered in superglue, and I also didn't mean to steal our neighbour's dog and make him speak Russian. It is not my fault. I can't help it. I'm just a Magnet for Disaster"--Back cover. Fi

Jul 25, 2016
Penny Dreadful is incredibly contagious by Nadin, Joanna, author.

Penny Dreadful is incredibly contagious

Jul 25, 2016
Penny Dreadful is a record breaker by Nadin, Joanna.

Penny Dreadful is a record breaker

"Three hilarious short stories in one book: Penny Dreadful versus the Vampire, in which Penny is worried about growing up to be a clown and decides to embark on a career as a vampire hunter instead; Penny Dreadful Looks on the Bright Side, in which miserable Grandma Grimshaw comes to stay and Penny and her best friend Cosmo appeal to her softer side, and Penny Dreadful and the World Record, in which Penny attempts to get her name in the record books."--Publisher information. First person recount

Jul 25, 2016
Swamp - Louisiana, 1851 by Duey, Kathleen, author.

Swamp - Louisiana, 1851

"No one in Lily LeGrand's Cajun community is willing to help search for Paul Courville, who is missing in the bayou along with his mean-spirited older brothers, William and Mark. Why should they? Paul's wealthy plantation-owner father has made no secret of his disdain for Cajuns. But Paul has always been kind to Lily, defending her against his brothers' merciless taunts and humiliating pranks--and Lily refuses to turn her back on him when his life is in danger. On her own in the maze of the dang

Jul 25, 2016
William Henry Harrison- young Tippecanoe by Peckham, Howard Henry

William Henry Harrison- young Tippecanoe

Jul 24, 2016
Skeleton Island by Sage, Angie, author.

Skeleton Island

Stranded overnight during a school trip to Skeleton Island, Araminta and her best friend Wanda must thwart a terrifying crew of pirate skeletons.

Jul 24, 2016
Big wish by Robshaw, Brandon, author.

Big wish

When a shooting star grants Sam a million wishes (as long as they are logically possible) he thinks that he will be able to make his life better at his new school--but he soon learns that you have to be very careful, because wishes can have unexpected consequences.

Jul 24, 2016
Dara Palmer's major drama by Shevah, Emma, author.

Dara Palmer's major drama

Dara Palmer dreams of being an actress, but when she does not get a part in the school play she wonders if it is because of her different looks as an adopted girl from Cambodia, so Dara becomes determined not to let prejudice stop her from being in the spotlight.

Jul 22, 2016
School of the dead by Avi, 1937- author.

School of the dead

For most of Tony Gilbert's life, he has thought of his uncle as "Weird Uncle Charlie." That is, until Uncle Charlie moves in with Tony and his family. Uncle Charlie is still odd, of course--talking about spirits and other supernatural stuff--but he and Tony become fast friends, and Tony ends up having a lot of fun with Uncle Charlie. When Uncle Charlie dies suddenly, Tony is devastated. Then he starts seeing Uncle Charlie everywhere! It doesn't help that Tony switched schools--it was Uncle Charl

Jul 22, 2016
The secret fire by Ringwald, Whitaker, author.

The secret fire

Epimetheus wants to control the magical urns that used to belong to Pandora's daughter, and Jax, Ethan, and Tyler's only chance to fight him is a secret weapon--and to realize their family ties are stronger than any magic.

Jul 22, 2016
Ms. Bixby's last day by Anderson, John David, 1975- author.

Ms. Bixby's last day

Loving their gifted teacher, three boys are dismayed when the teacher falls ill and leaves for the rest of the school year, a situation that compels them to share their stories while cutting class and journeying across town together on a fateful day.

Jul 22, 2016