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Zeke Meeks vs. the stinkin' science fair by Green, D. L. (Debra L.)

Zeke Meeks vs. the stinkin' science fair

Third-grader Zeke Meeks needs to win the prize in the science project contest because the class bully is threatening him, but so far all his ideas are ending in messy disasters--can his friend Hector save the day?

May 4, 2015
Zeke Meeks vs. the putrid Puppet Pals by Green, D. L. (Debra L.)

Zeke Meeks vs. the putrid Puppet Pals

All the children in the third grade except Zeke Meeks are playing with the newest fad, Puppet Pals finger puppets--will Zeke give in to the pressure and join them, even though he would much rather play basketball?

May 4, 2015
Zeke Meeks vs. the pain-in-the-neck pets by Green, D. L. (Debra L.), author.

Zeke Meeks vs. the pain-in-the-neck pets

Zeke wants to bring home the class hamster, so to prove that he is responsible he promises his mother that he will take care of the family dog for a whole week--after that it is one disaster after another.

May 4, 2015
Zeke Meeks vs. the horrifying TV-Turnoff Week by Green, D. L. (Debra L.)

Zeke Meeks vs. the horrifying TV-Turnoff Week

It is Television-Turnoff Week, and Zeke and his friends are wondering what they will do with their time without their favorite programs and videogames.

May 4, 2015
Zeke Meeks vs. the gruesome girls by Green, D. L. (Debra L.)

Zeke Meeks vs. the gruesome girls

Third-grader Zeke Meeks already has two sisters, so he is bitterly disappointed when his new neighbor proves to be a girl--can Charlie change his mind and prove to him that boys and girls can play together?

May 4, 2015
Zeke Meeks vs. his big phony cousin by Green, D. L. (Debra L.), author.

Zeke Meeks vs. his big phony cousin

As if coming up with a school project at the last minute is not enough trouble, Zeke also has to deal with his cousin Sam--who is just too perfect to be completely believable.

May 4, 2015
Zeke Meeks vs the super stressful talent show by Green, D. L. (Debra L.)

Zeke Meeks vs the super stressful talent show

Zeke's class is having a talent show, and Brassy Glass, from America's Next Superstar, will be coming to the show as the judge--but Zeke cannot figure out what talent he actually has and, as usual, his sisters are no help at all.

May 4, 2015
Zeke Meeks vs the stinky soccer team by Green, D. L. (Debra L.), author.

Zeke Meeks vs the stinky soccer team

Third-grader Zeke's soccer experience is proving to be a disaster--all of his friends are on a different team, while his team is dominated by a bully who hogs the ball and knocks down anyone who gets in his way.

May 4, 2015
Zeke Meeks vs the no-fun fund-raiser by Green, D. L. (Debra L.)

Zeke Meeks vs the no-fun fund-raiser

Zeke's school is having a fund-raiser and the student who sell the most cake mix will get four tickets to Thrillsville Amusement Park, but Zeke is not having much luck until his great-grandmother gives him a lesson in salesmanship--and he takes his little sister with him.

May 4, 2015
Zeke Meeks vs the Mother's Day meltdown by Green, D. L. (Debra L.), author.

Zeke Meeks vs the Mother's Day meltdown

Annoyed because his mother has been packing boring, healthy lunches, third-grader Zeke has not made either a card or a gift for Mother's Day--then at the last moment he has a change of heart and has to scramble to make both.

May 4, 2015
Zeke Meeks vs the horrendous Halloween by Green, D. L. (Debra L.)

Zeke Meeks vs the horrendous Halloween

Usually Zeke loves Halloween, but this year things just seem to be going wrong--he is having trouble finding a good costume, the costume parade at school is a disaster, and he has to take his little sister trick-or-treating.

May 4, 2015
Zeke Meeks vs the crummy class play by Green, D. L. (Debra L.), author.

Zeke Meeks vs the crummy class play

Zeke's third grade class is putting on a play and Zeke is unhappy and annoyed with what he sees as too small a role--until his mother teaches him the meaning of the saying "there are no small parts, only small actors."

May 4, 2015
Zeke Meeks vs the big blah-rific birthday by Green, D. L. (Debra L.)

Zeke Meeks vs the big blah-rific birthday

Zeke Meeks will be nine soon, but he is not looking forward to a party that his sisters want to take over and nobody but his closest friends want to attend--but the alternative is going to Grace Chang's party on the same day, and she is really scary.

May 4, 2015
Zeke Meeks vs the annoying princess sing-along by Green, D. L. (Debra L.), author.

Zeke Meeks vs the annoying princess sing-along

When his little sister's friends cannot go with her to the Princess Sing-Along concert, Zeke feels he has to go to cheer her up on her birthday--but on Monday morning he has to give a report in class about what he did on the weekend.

May 4, 2015
Wonder Woman vs. Circe by Sutton, Laurie.

Wonder Woman vs. Circe

In her quest to destroy Wonder Woman, Circe the immortal sorceress has unleashed the Trinity Beast, an ancient, magical monster which steals her powers--and Wonder Woman must fight to save both the world and her mortal enemy.

May 4, 2015
Toy box trouble! by Weingartner, Amy, author.

Toy box trouble!

"A sparkling star transports Elsa, Anna, Jack Sparrow, and several other friends and enemies into the exciting world of the Toy Box. They quickly find themselves on a wild adventure that can only be found inside Disney Infinity!"--Page [4] of cover.

May 4, 2015
The poisoned planet by Manning, Matthew K.

The poisoned planet

In an attempt to force the Daily Planet newspaper to stop wasting paper, Poison Ivy creates a vine of kryptonite that covers the whole building, and a seriously weakened Superman must find a way to stop her before she kills Lois and his other friends.

May 4, 2015
The Penguin's crime wave by Sutton, Laurie.

The Penguin's crime wave

The Penguin hijacks a luxury yacht with his penguin-shaped submarine and it is up to Batman to stop him and rescue the passengers and crew.

May 4, 2015
The mystery across the secret bridge by Paris, Harper. author.

The mystery across the secret bridge

While in Machu Picchu, Peru, with their parents, eight-year-old twins Ethan and Ella cross a secret bridge and discover a mysterious stone sculpture.

May 4, 2015
The moon bandits by Sonneborn, Scott.

The moon bandits

A team of Xenoformers from Galaxy X are stealing the Moon and causing havoc on Earth, and while Superman tries to stop the aliens, he has to depend on Lex Luthor to defend Metropolis from massive tidal waves--but Lex has his own nefarious plans.

May 4, 2015