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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?

Sep 22, 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.

Sep 22, 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.

Sep 22, 2016
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?

Sep 22, 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.

Sep 22, 2016
Sam the Man and the chicken plan by Dowell, Frances O'Roark, author. Sam the Man and the chicken plan

When seven-year-old Sam Graham, eager for some spending money, volunteers to look after a neighbor's chickens, the experience inspires him to get his own chicken--a special bird named Helga.

Sep 23, 2016
Mrs. Moody in the birthday jinx by McDonald, Megan, author. Mrs. Moody in the birthday jinx

Remembering the countless ways her mother's previous birthdays have been ruined, Judy Moody wants to get things right this time around and tries to organize the perfect birthday, complete with a parsnip and avocado cake.

Sep 27, 2016
Anna, Banana, and the big-mouth bet by Rissi, Anica Mrose, author. Anna, Banana, and the big-mouth bet

After telling her dog Banana about her loose tooth and discovering that some of her friends do not believe in the Tooth Fairy, Anna makes an impulsive bet with a pesky boy who also has a loose tooth.

Sep 27, 2016
Geronimo Stilton. Micekings. 2, The famouse fjord race by Stilton, Geronimo, author. Geronimo Stilton. Micekings. 2, The famouse fjord race

Preparing to watch the Famouse Fjord Race, mouseking Geronimo Stiltonord, a family member from the ancient far north, is dragged onto a boat, despite his lack of sailing skills, before learning that the dragons are preparing for another attack.

Sep 27, 2016
Heidi Heckelbeck and the big mix-up by Coven, Wanda, author. Heidi Heckelbeck and the big mix-up

An embarrassing rumor about Lucy spreads at school and she thinks Bruce is behind it so Heidi gets involved and uses some magic to bring the trio of friends back together.

Sep 27, 2016
Books vs. looks by Dadey, Debbie, author. Books vs. looks

Kiki wants to start a book club, but Pearl tries to steal the spotlight with a rival fashion club in this sparkling Mermaid Tales adventure.

Sep 27, 2016
Message in a bottle by Saxon, Victoria. Message in a bottle

"Four bottles wash up on the beach-- and each one has a strange note inside! Will Barbie and her sisters [Skipper, Stacie, and Chelsea] be able to follow the clues and solve the mystery of the secret messages?"--Back cover.

Sep 27, 2016
Snail has lunch by Peterson, Mary, author, illustrator. Snail has lunch

When Snail's bucket home is turned over, a ladybug takes him on a journey through the vegetable garden, discovering delicious new foods while encountering new animals.

Sep 27, 2016
Bonita by Miles, Ellen, author. Bonita

Lizzie is shocked to see that Aunt Amanda has returned home from her vacation with an injured puppy. Bonita is a street dog with a hurt leg. Lizzie and her friends decide to raise the money for the puppy's operation. Will Lizzie be able to help this sweet dog?

Sep 27, 2016
The rival detective by Styles, Walker, author. The rival detective

"Rider is faced with his greatest challenge yet, a rival detective. This new private eye is causing a stir in Pawston by solving mysteries and stealing the P.I. Pack's thunder"--

Sep 27, 2016
Poppy the Pony by Small, Lily, author. Poppy the Pony

"Poppy the Pony is very shy. She loves soaring through Misty Wood, but she's too scared to talk to any of the other fairy animals. One day a thunderstorm comes, and Poppy discovers she is braver than she ever knew. Includes activities"--

Sep 27, 2016
Hailey the Hedgehog by Small, Lily, author. Hailey the Hedgehog

"A special story for Christmas introducing Hailey the Hedgerow Hedgehog, the newest addition to the Fairy Animals of Misty Wood"-- Provided by publisher.

Sep 27, 2016
Science no fair! by Krulik, Nancy E., author. Science no fair!

When Logan Applebaum's mother invents a robotic cousin for him, Logan thinks this may give him an edge in the third grade science fair but the Silverspoon twins have other ideas.

Sep 27, 2016
The super-spooky fright night! by Corderoy, Tracey, author. The super-spooky fright night!

Pandora's grandmother is a witch! She's a lot of fun, but she gets in a lot of trouble, too, and causes magical mayhem wherever she goes, from a birthday party where the teddy bears come to life to a bus with a flat tire that turns into a circus train and a truly spellbinding Halloween party. In this first book in a new series, readers will find out that life with Granny is always full of surprises!"

Sep 27, 2016
Wild Cherry makes a wish by Le Quesne, Pippa. Wild Cherry makes a wish

Wild Cherry must save Pansy although the two of them have had a misunderstanding.

Sep 27, 2016