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Bagels come home! by Stuchner, Joan Betty, author.

Bagels come home!

When Bagels the puppy is expelled from obedience school, Josh and his little sister, Becky, are worried that if he doesn't shape up, their parents will send him back to the animal shelter. Can Bagels redeem himself before it's too late?

Aug 30, 2016
Bagels on board! by Stuchner, Joan Betty, author.

Bagels on board!

"When Bagels sneaks aboard a no-dogs-allowed cruise ship, Josh and his little sister Becky have to keep him a secret. But then an onboard mystery begins to unfold. Can Bagles help crack the case?"--Back cover.

Aug 30, 2016
Class pet squad - journey to the center of town by Yaccarino, Dan, author, illustrator.

Class pet squad - journey to the center of town

Who do you think makes sure everyone gets back on the bus after a class trip? Who doesn't let the scenery in the school play accidentally fall over? Who fights off a gang of rampaging squirrels trying to steal chocolate pudding cups from the cafeteria? The class pet squad, that's who! And when a student leaves his beloved action figure behind in class, the Squad--a hamster, a turtle, a rabbit, and a chameleon--has to find a way to get it back to him, even if it means crossing paths with a dog or

Aug 30, 2016
Digby O'Day up, up, and away by Hughes, Shirley, 1927- author.

Digby O'Day up, up, and away

Digby O'Day and his best friend, Percy, are headed to the air show to see gliders, helicopters, and hot-air balloons. Ariel, the new pet parrot of insufferable neighbor Lou Ella, sneaks out to tag along. But when the friends get to the air show, they notice that Lou Ella has followed them. They hide, but unfortunately, they're crouched in the basket of a hot-air balloon, and one big gust of wind sets the balloon flying. Between Digby's fear of heights and Percy's hungry tummy, they've got proble

Aug 30, 2016
Echo's lucky charm by Hapka, Cathy, author.

Echo's lucky charm

Echo is helping her friends, Pearl, Splash, and Flip study for their first test in Magic class at dolphin school, but when Echo loses her lucky shell necklace she is barely able to do any magic until the friends finally find the shell--and a big surprise.

Aug 30, 2016
Ellie the flower girl by Barkley, Callie, author.

Ellie the flower girl

"Ellie has always wanted to go to wedding, and her hopes finally come true when her cousin asks her to be a flower girl at her wedding. Then the Critter Club gets the cutest guest Ellie has ever seen: a little French bulldog. Ellie works hard to find a home for the puppy, but she's worried she won't be able to. Suddenly she has an idea that will guarantee that the puppy lives happily ever after!"-- Provided by publisher.

Aug 30, 2016
Geronimo Stilton. 63, The cheese experiment by Stilton, Geronimo, author.

Geronimo Stilton. 63, The cheese experiment

When the quest to find a cure to an epidemic targeting the citizens of New Mouse City is sabotaged, Geronimo Stilton must figure out who's behind it all before he ends up covered in blue spots too.

Aug 25, 2016
Geronimo Stilton. Creepella von Cacklefur. 8, The phantom of the theater by

Geronimo Stilton. Creepella von Cacklefur. 8, The phantom of the theater

"The famous opera singer Violetta von Cacklefur is in Gloomeria to perform at the Royal Mosetropolitan Theater! But the mischievous phantom of the theater has an old grudge against her. It's up to Creepella and Geronimo to track him down in the theater's spooky basement ... before the curtains rise and he ruins the show!"--Back cover.

Aug 30, 2016
Ghosts and goblins and ninja, oh my! by Styles, Walker, author.

Ghosts and goblins and ninja, oh my!

When a team of feline ninjas descends upon the animal town of Pawston and the sacred scroll of Bark-Jitsu disappears, Sensei, a skilled martial arts sea otter, asks Westie and the rest of the Pup Investigators to investigate.

Aug 30, 2016
Humphrey's mixed-up magic trick by Birney, Betty G., author.

Humphrey's mixed-up magic trick

"The students of Room 26 are doing reports about the jobs they want to have when they grow up--and Humphrey the classroom pet hamster helps aspiring magician Miranda show the class about her own dream job"--

Aug 30, 2016
Inspector Flytrap by Angleberger, Tom, author.

Inspector Flytrap

Hoping to become the greatest detective that ever grew, Inspector Flytrap, a Venus Flytrap, and his assistant, Nina the Goat, investigate "big deal" mysteries at an art museum, a cookie shop, and a garden.

Aug 30, 2016
Inspector Flytrap in The president's mane is missing! and other thrilling mysteries, co-starring Nina the Goat by Angleberger, Tom, author.

Inspector Flytrap in The president's mane is missing! and other thrilling mysteries, co-starring Nina the Goat

Hoping to become the world's greatest detective, Inspector Flytrap, a Venus Flytrap, assisted by his assistant, Nina the Goat, investigates a thrilling mystery at the Capitol Building at the request of President Horse G. Horse.

Aug 28, 2016
Judy Moody and the bucket list by McDonald, Megan, author.

Judy Moody and the bucket list

Discovering Grandma Lou's mysterious "bucket list" of things that she wants to do in her lifetime, Judy Moody is inspired to create a list of her own goals, from learning to do a cartwheel to visiting Antarctica.

Aug 30, 2016
Lily - Tiana's helpful kitten by Redbank, Tennant, author.

Lily - Tiana's helpful kitten

When Lily the kitten loses Louis the alligator's trumpet, her helping nature aids her as she looks for it.

Aug 30, 2016
Night of the ninth dragon by Osborne, Mary Pope, author.

Night of the ninth dragon

"When a mysterious note invites them to Camelot, Jack and Annie travel in the magic tree house to the magical kingdom where they must find a lost dragon"--

Aug 25, 2016
Pigsticks and Harold and the pirate treasure by Milway, Alex, 1978-

Pigsticks and Harold and the pirate treasure

There is a thief on the loose in Tuptown, and the annual Butterfly Ball will be cancelled unless someone is brought to justice. Luckily, Pigsticks has crime-fighting in his blood and a magnifying glass in his hand. Will Detective Pigsticks and his keen-eyes assistant Harold solve the crime? And can they do it in time to save the Butterfly Ball?

Aug 30, 2016
Pigsticks and Harold and the Tuptown thief by Milway, Alex, 1978- author.

Pigsticks and Harold and the Tuptown thief

There's a thief on the loose in Tuptown, and the annual Butterfly Ball will be canceled unless someone is brought to justice. Luckily, Pigsticks has crime-fighting in his blood and a magnifying glass in his hand. Will Detective Pigsticks and his keen-eyed assistant, Harold, solve the crime in time to save the ball?

Aug 30, 2016
Slingshot and burp by Haynes, Richard, author.

Slingshot and burp

Yippee-ki-yay! Saddle up and hit the dusty trail with the wildest bike-ridin' kid cowboys west of the Mississippi! Slingshot and Burp--two pea-shootin', slingshot-totin' cowhands on two wheels--are on the lookout for action. Bleached bones? Bring 'em on! Lost outlaws? Let's go! Hidden loot? Yee haw! Rattlesnakes! Scorpions! Ghost cats! Wait, what . . . ? Whoa! Saddled up to battle the boredom of summer, these two double cousins, best friends, and next-door neighbors have fitted themselves out li

Aug 30, 2016
The hide-and-seek ghost by Butler, Dori Hillestad. author.

The hide-and-seek ghost

The wind separates Kaz the ghost from his family and carries him to a library far away. When he meets Claire - a human who can actually see him - they must work together and solve some mysteries to find Kaz's family.

Aug 30, 2016
The infamous Ratsos by LaReau, Kara, author.

The infamous Ratsos

Rat brothers Louie and Ralphie Ratso try to prove they can be as rough and tough as their father in the Big City, but every time they try to show how tough they are, they end up accidentally doing good deeds instead.

Aug 30, 2016