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A new friend by Green, Poppy, author.

A new friend

Eight-year-old Sophie Mouse's excited to return to school after the long winter break, but there's a new student--a snake--and Sophie and the other animals are afraid to sit near him, much less ask him to play with them, because they've heard that snakes are awful.

May 22, 2015
Anna & Elsa. 4, The great ice engine by David, Erica, author.

Anna & Elsa. 4, The great ice engine

When Kristoff and the ice harvesters challenge Oaken and his new invention to a friendly contest, Oaken, Elsa, and Anna becomes embroil in a mystery involving a missing ice harvesting machine.

May 22, 2015
Anna, Banana, and the friendship split by Rissi, Anica Mrose.

Anna, Banana, and the friendship split

Anna and Sadie have always been best friends so when Sadie suddenly starts being mean, Anna is very sad and seeks support from her dog Banana and classmate Isabel, as well as advice from her brother Chuck and her parents.

May 22, 2015
Batman undercover by Weissburg, Paul.

Batman undercover

The Cosmic Annihilator, a weapon capable of destroying entire planets, is missing, and it is up to Batman to defeat his enemies and recover it.

May 16, 2015
Batman vs. Catwoman by Bright, J. E.

Batman vs. Catwoman

When a priceless, jewel encrusted bird statue is installed atop a skyscraper in Gotham, Catwoman and the Penguin have their eyes on the prize, and it is up to Batman to stop them from stealing the jewels.

May 15, 2015
Camping chaos by Dixon, Franklin W., author.

Camping chaos

"Frank and Joe are excited to go camping with their friends in Bayport State Park for the annual "Fun With Camping" event. They are ready for hiking, bonfires, and s'mores--and especially for the tent decorating competition, which the boys are determined to win. But just a few nights into the trip, decorations start to go missing. First Frank and Joe hear strange noises outside their tent. Then they see a set of unique footprints at the campsite. It seems like someone--or something--is out to sa

May 22, 2015
Chelsea the congratulations fairy by Meadows, Daisy.

Chelsea the congratulations fairy

When Jack Frost steals Chelsea the Congratulations Fairy's magic items, no one can celebrate special occasions, and it is up to Rachel and Kirsty to help retrieve them.

May 22, 2015
Chloe the kitten by Small, Lily, author.

Chloe the kitten

Chloe, a Cobweb Kitten, is fluttering through Hawthorn Hedgerows in the enchanted realm of Misty Wood decorating cobwebs with dewdrops when she meets a baby mouse who is lost and afraid.

May 22, 2015
Demons of deep space by Sutton, Laurie.

Demons of deep space

The evil lord Darkseid is seeking the Infinity Particle--an object that will allow him to create, destroy, or reshape entire universes--and Superman, with the help of the New Gods, must stop him before it is too late.

May 16, 2015
Forget-Me-Not Lake by Green, Poppy.

Forget-Me-Not Lake

Sophie Mouse wants to prove how wonderful mice are for a school project she is doing with her brother, Winston, but starts to have doubts when, even with Hattie and Owen's help, she is unable to learn to swim.

May 22, 2015
Fossil frenzy by Dixon, Franklin W., author.

Fossil frenzy

"A missing dinosaur tooth makes for a massive investigation in this Hardy Brothers Secret Files Mystery. Frank and Joe are excited for their field trip to the Bayport Museum of Natural History with their science club. Not only will they get to see some awesome dinosaur skeletons on display, but they also get to go on their very own fossil dig on the museum grounds. At the dig, fellow classmate Tico uncovers an old dinosaur tooth--even though Tico's biggest competition in the club, Aisha, claims

May 22, 2015
Gooseberry Park and the Master Plan by Rylant, Cynthia.

Gooseberry Park and the Master Plan

Stumpy, Murray, Gwendolyn, and Kona recruit Herman the crow and 200 owls to help with their Master Plan to assist the animals of Gooseberry Park that are in trouble because of a months-long drought.

May 20, 2015
Gus by Miles, Ellen, author.

Gus

Mom Peterson has trouble finding a family good enough to adopt the adorable Labradoodle, Gus.

May 22, 2015
Izzy Barr, running star by Mills, Claudia, author.

Izzy Barr, running star

"The third book in the Franklin School Friends series is a fast and funny story about sports, friendship, and sibling rivalries."--

May 22, 2015
Maybelle and the haunted cupcake by Speck, Katie.

Maybelle and the haunted cupcake

Maybelle the cockroach is tired of all the rules she must follow to safely get food from Mr. and Mrs. Peabody's kitchen, but when Bernice, an ant with a head cold, insists on helping out, the situation only gets worse.

May 22, 2015
Maybelle goes to tea by Speck, Katie.

Maybelle goes to tea

Maybelle the cockroach follows the advice of her new fly friend Maurice and tumbles into a terrifying but tasty adventure during Mrs. Peabody's Ladies' Spring Tea.

May 22, 2015
Scarecrow's flock of fear by Manning, Matthew K.

Scarecrow's flock of fear

Supervillain Jonathan Crane, alias The Scarecrow, has always been afraid of birds and now he plans to use his experimental fear gas to revenge himself on Batman by terrifying Robin to death--but when his plan backfires, he finds himself more scared then ever.

May 15, 2015
Ship of secrets by Dixon, Franklin W., author.

Ship of secrets

"It's finally summer vacation, and the Hardy family is headed on a cruise to the Caribbean. As they board the ship with their parents, Frank and Joe can't believe all the fun that's in store for them. There are three-story slides, playgrounds, ball pits, four pools, and an arcade. There are concerts and magic shows at night, while jugglers and clowns wander the deck during the day. In addition to all of the fun, the Hardys discover that former pop idol and lead singer of the Lightening Bolts, Iz

May 22, 2015
Sniff a skunk! by Amato, Mary.

Sniff a skunk!

Unlike their thieving parents, ten-year-old twins Billy and Jillian Crook like to do good deeds, including rescuing a baby skunk. Features activities.

May 20, 2015
Sprout street neighbors - five stories. by Alter, Anna, 1974- author, illustrator.

Sprout street neighbors - five stories.

Relates the adventures of the animal residents of an apartment building on Sprout Street.

May 22, 2015