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A new home for Truman by Hapka, Cathy.

A new home for Truman

"When Janey starts a blog where people can share cute pet photos and stories, she never imagines she'll receive a heartbreaking photo of a skinny, abandoned dog. She calls on her friends Lolli, Zach, and Adam to help - and that's just the start! When these animal-loving fourth graders discover how many animals need help in their suburban hometown, they just can't sit by and do nothing.."--

Mar 2, 2015
A passport to pastries! by Hiranandani, Veera, author.

A passport to pastries!

When third-grader Phoebe and her family are invited to visit Paris and her new friend Camille's family, she is thrilled--but when she is put off by snails on the menu, Phoebe starts to wonder if she is really as adventurous as she thought she was.

Mar 2, 2015
A tale of two sisters by Dadey, Debbie.

A tale of two sisters

Echo Reef is tail-flipping with excitement when she find a human object. But when her older sister claims the object for her own, how far will Echo go to reclaim it?

Mar 2, 2015
Annabelle the drawing fairy by Meadows, Daisy, author.

Annabelle the drawing fairy

Annabelle the drawing fairy needs Rachel and Kirsty's help to find her missing pencil sharpener in order to help keep Rainspell Island's Arts and Crafts Week on schedule.

Mar 2, 2015
Bad news nails by Santopolo, Jill, author.

Bad news nails

The Tanner sisters have a troublesome time when Aly's archnemesis Suzy begins to work at the Sparkle Spa and starts dictating the way things should run.

Mar 2, 2015
Chase the Chupacabra by Fields, Jan, author.

Chase the Chupacabra

In Texas to investigate Chupacabra sightings for their internet program, Discover Cryptids, Gabe and the rest of the crew find themselves caught between Chupacabra supporters who hope that tourism will save their town, and a vet who believes in coyotes with mange.

Mar 2, 2015
Death sentence by Dahl, Michael, author.

Death sentence

There is a book in the Library of Doom which contains only a single sentence, but when it is read, the reader vanishes into nothing--but now that book is creating havoc on a school bus, and it is up to the Blue Librarian to protect the children.

Mar 2, 2015
Ellie and the good-luck pig by Barkley, Callie.

Ellie and the good-luck pig

After winning the lead role in a play, acing a spelling test, and finding money, second-grader Ellie wonders if the Critter Club animal shelter's newest animal--a little pink pig--is bringing her good luck.

Mar 2, 2015
Fake snakes and weird wizards by Winkler, Henry, 1945- author.

Fake snakes and weird wizards

"Hank's sister Emily wants Ralph's Reptile Show to perform at her birthday party more than anything, but Ralph is booked solid. So Hank comes up with a plan: he'll disguise himself as a magician called The Westside Wizard and pull a snake from thin air! But when Hank's true identity is revealed during his performance, his good deed might just turn into a huge disaster"--

Mar 2, 2015
Girls don't have cooties by Krulik, Nancy E.

Girls don't have cooties

Katie wants to go to Suzanne's sleepover party, but Jeremy wants her to ride the new roller coaster with him. Annoyed, Jeremy and the other boys decide that all girls have cooties. When Katie literally finds herself in Jeremy's shoes, she tries to reunite the boys and girls. Illustrations.

Feb 26, 2015
Hunt for sewer gators by Fields, Jan, author.

Hunt for sewer gators

Looking for alligators in the sewers of New York City seems like a silly idea to Gabe Brown, but his brother is the creator of internet series, Discover Cryptids, so the filming crew sets out to explore the storm sewers--but when one of them panics, they get separated and lost.

Mar 2, 2015
Josie the jewelry fairy by Meadows, Daisy, author.

Josie the jewelry fairy

Josie the jewelry fairy needs Rachel and Kirsty's help to find her missing beaded ribbon in order to help keep Rainspell Island's Arts and Crafts Week on schedule.

Mar 2, 2015
Kayla the pottery fairy by Meadows, Daisy.

Kayla the pottery fairy

"Now that Kayla the Pottery Fairy's vase is missing, ceramic projects are in trouble! Can Rachel and Kirsty put a stop to Jack Frost's antics before he ruins everything?"--page 4 of cover.

Mar 2, 2015
Libby the writing fairy by Meadows, Daisy, author.

Libby the writing fairy

Libby the writing fairy needs Rachel and Kirsty's help to find her missing notebook in order to help keep Rainspell Island's Arts and Crafts Week on schedule.

Mar 2, 2015
Lost dog! by Montgomery, R. A.

Lost dog!

"Homer is your dog, and best friend. You two have a great time together. But Homer is not a dog who likes to sit at home with a bone in front of the television. One day, Homer vanishes. There are a trail of clues, but you'll have to decide where to look. And who will keep Homer out of trouble? YOU choose what happens next."--P. [4] of cover.

Feb 25, 2015
Martha speaks - puppy dog tales collection. by

Martha speaks - puppy dog tales collection.

Mar 2, 2015
Mr. Cooper is super! by Gutman, Dan, author.

Mr. Cooper is super!

"A.J. and the gang at Ella Mentry School are in for a super surprise when a new teacher, Mr. Cooper, take over their third grade class"--

Mar 2, 2015
My new team by Howard, Ryan, 1979- author.

My new team

A new chapter book series from Major League Baseball's 2006 National League MVP, Ryan Howard! Every day when Little Rhino comes home from school, he finishes his homework, grabs his bat, his glove, and runs outside to meet Grandpa James. They always practice catching and hitting in the backyard. Playing baseball with grandfather is Little Rhino's favorite thing to do, especially when he pretends to be a real Major League homerun hitter. One afternoon, after a long day of second grade, Little Rhi

Mar 2, 2015
Nancy Clancy, star of stage and screen by O'Connor, Jane, author.

Nancy Clancy, star of stage and screen

Nancy is elated to be in the school play, but when her embarrassing performance is posted on YouTube, she must overcome her shame and embrace her infamy.

Mar 2, 2015
Pop of the bumpy mummy by Cummings, Troy, author.

Pop of the bumpy mummy

Alexander's class is going on a sleepover at the Stermont Museum, but something is stealing bright, shiny objects from all over town, including the museum's treasured Ruby Scorpion, and on the night of the visit the young monster hunters finally confront the town's newest monster--a warrior covered entirely by bubble-wrap.

Feb 25, 2015