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A fiendish arrangement by Bracken, Alexandra, author. A fiendish arrangement

A modern New England boy must rid himself of the ancient demon inhabiting his body and break his family's curse.

Aug 13, 2017
A home for Sandy by Webb, Holly. A home for Sandy

Anna has been worried about feeling lonely on vacation with only her baby sister to play with. So she is delighted when she meets some new friends on the beach. And when a beautiful puppy, Sandy, joins in their games, it looks like this could be the best summer ever! But there's something about Sandy that Anna doesn't know: it's been such a long time since Sandy had an owner. Then she meets Anna, and she doesn't feel so alone anymore. But will Anna be able to give Sandy the home she's been looki

Aug 13, 2017
A properly unhaunted place by Alexander, William (William Joseph), 1976- author. A properly unhaunted place

"In a world full of ghosts, Rosa and Jasper live in the only unhaunted town--but must spring to action when they realize the ghosts are lying in wait to take the town back"--

Aug 17, 2017
Abby in Wonderland by Mlynowski, Sarah, author. Abby in Wonderland

Instead of the usual fairy tale, Abby finds herself in the middle of a book, Alice in Wonderland, with two of her friends, plus bossy Penny (who is definitely not a friend), and in order to get back to reality she must solve a curious riddle, find one ofher friends who is missing, and somehow avoid getting her head cut off by the Red Queen--and figure out what she is going to tell the other girls if they ever get out of Wonderland.

Aug 13, 2017
Almost paradise by Shofner, Corabel, author. Almost paradise

When twelve-year-old Ruby's mother goes to jail, Ruby finds her Aunt Eleanor, an ornery nun with some dark secrets, who Ruby hopes will help free her mother.

Aug 16, 2017
Alone in the night by Webb, Holly, author. Alone in the night

"Jasmine is thrilled when her neighbors ask her to cat-sit while they go away for Christmas. Now she'll be able to spend her entire vacation with their beautiful cat named Star. Star loves playing with Jasmine, and soon the pair are inseparable. But what Jasmine doesn't know is that Star has a secret. Although it is cold and dark outside, the time has come for Star to leave Jasmine and her warm, safe home and find a place to hide. But where should she go?"--page [4] of cover.

Aug 17, 2017
Bad news by Bosch, Pseudonymous, author. Bad news

In his second summer at a magical camp for juvenile delinquents, aspiring dragon tamer Clay faces his biggest challenges yet, as he unites with characters from the Secret Series to rescue friends and uncover dangerous secrets.

Aug 16, 2017
Barkus. Book 1 by MacLachlan, Patricia, author. Barkus. Book 1

Barkus is a large and very smart dog who comes to live with seven-year-old Nicky when Nicky's Uncle Everton goes traveling--and soon he is a family and school favorite.

Aug 16, 2017
Beware the Glop! by Behling, Steve, author. Beware the Glop!

"Warning! Do not read at night. Drip. Drop. That's how it starts. When Ben Lee and his sister, Cindy, discover a creature from another planet taking over the town statue, their lives get a whole lot...stickier. With the help of famous monster expert Kid Kaiju, Ben and Cindy must battle the most dangerous (and slimiest) creature yet-the Glop! The gang's strange adventure includes a special appearance by Hulk, as well as some other familiar faces from the Marvel Universe"--Page [4] of cover.

Aug 16, 2017
Beyond infinity by Ford, Martyn, 1987- author. Beyond infinity

"Timothy Hart is getting used to the good life with his new Imagination Box. Anything he can imagine, he can create! There's only one rule: the Box must not leave Tim's room at the hotel where he lives. But Tim has never been good at following rules--especially when there's the opportunity to 'imagine' his homework into being without actually having to do it. Tim is feeling pretty good... Until he notices the strange people following him, and then chasing him, and then his beloved Imagination Bo

Aug 17, 2017
Beyond the doors by Neilsen, David, author. Beyond the doors

Fans of A Series of Unfortunate Events and Coraline will devour this dark and creepy, humor-laced tale about four siblings who discover a mysterious world where secrets hide around every corner. When a family disaster forces the four Rothbaum children to live with their aunt Gladys, they immediately know there is something strange about their new home. The crazy, circular house looks like it stepped out of a scary movie. The front entrance is a four-story-tall drawbridge. And the only food in Au

Aug 17, 2017
Blue bottle mystery - an Asperger adventure by Hoopmann, Kathy, 1963- Blue bottle mystery - an Asperger adventure

Ben finds an unusual old bottle buried in the school yard, and in a roundabout way it helps Ben and his family find out what is causing some of the persistent problems he has both at home and at school.

Aug 16, 2017
Bones of the Sun God by Vegas, Peter, 1968- author. Bones of the Sun God

"Sam heads to Belize to continue his investigation into his parents' mysterious disappearance and to learn more about secret of the pyramids. But after being kidnapped by crocodile cultists, will he ever be able to find the answers he's looking for?"--

Aug 17, 2017
Change up by Jeter, Derek, 1974- author. Change up

"Young Derek Jeter is excited when his father becomes coach of his baseball team, but things don't go as he had planned"--

Aug 16, 2017
Confessions from the principal's kid by Mellom, Robin, author. Confessions from the principal's kid

During the school day, fifth-grader Allie West is an outsider. Everyone knows the principal's kid might tattle to her mom! But after school, Allie is an insider. She's friendly with the janitor, knows the shortest routes around the building, and hangs out with the Afters, a group of misfits whose parents are teachers at their school. Although Allie secretly loves her insider life, she's sick of being an outsider—so she vows to join the Pentagon, the popular math team led by her ex–best friend. B

Aug 17, 2017
Escape from the great earthquake by Messner, Kate, author. Escape from the great earthquake

This time Ranger, the time-traveling Golden retriever, finds himself in San Francisco in the middle of the great 1906 earthquake, and his mission is obviously to get a young Chinese immigrant, Lily Chen, to safety, but as they make their way through the ruined and burning city Ranger finds that he must also accomplish something else--finding Lily, who was sold as a servant by her parents, a new family who will care for her.

Aug 17, 2017
Ghost attack by Lubar, David, author. Ghost attack

When Alex and his cousin Sarah are visiting their grandparents, Alex gets terrible red, itchy hives. Yikes! He's allergic to a ghost! Even worse, the ghost won't leave him alone -- he wants Alex and Sarah's help. Can they solve the ghost's mystery and get rid of Alex's awful rash before it ruins everything?

Aug 16, 2017
Graveyard shift by Westwood, Chris. Graveyard shift

In an alternative London, thirteen-year-old Ben Harvester is recruited by the Ministry of Pandemonium, a secret organization responsible for shepherding lost souls to the afterlife, but soon learns there is another, more sinister soul-hunting organization that now considers him an enemy.

Aug 16, 2017
Great escape by London, C. Alexander, author. Great escape

When the wild animals of Ankle Snap Alley start disappearing and Kit the raccoon discovers that they are being taken to the zoo, he leads the Moonlight Brigade on a daring rescue operation to free his friends and family but runs into opposition from animals who prefer a life of protection in the zoo over one of freedom in the wild.

Aug 16, 2017
Isadora Moon goes to school by Muncaster, Harriet, author. Isadora Moon goes to school

Isadora Moon, a vampire fairy, has to decided which school she wants to go to--vampire or fairy.

Aug 16, 2017
Leven Thumps and the gateway to Foo by Skye, Obert. Leven Thumps and the gateway to Foo

When fate brings fourteen-year-old Leven and thirteen-year-old Winter together, they discover that for mankind to continue dreaming, the gateway between reality and dreams needs to be found and demolished.

Aug 13, 2017
Lights, camera, cook! by Harper, Charise Mericle, author. Lights, camera, cook!

Follows Tate, Rae, Caroline, and Oliver, ages nine to eleven, both on and off-camera as they compete in a televised cooking competition. Includes cooking tips.

Aug 16, 2017
Lisa and the lacemaker - an Asperger adventure by Hoopmann, Kathy, 1963- Lisa and the lacemaker - an Asperger adventure

Lisa, a girl with Asperger syndrome, discovers a series of basement rooms under her friend Ben's house and spends hours exploring the remnants of a past era.

Aug 16, 2017
Lost boys by Rosenblatt, Darcey, author. Lost boys

In 1982 Iran, twelve-year-old Reza is more interested in music than war, but enlists in obedience to his devout mother and soon finds himself in a prison camp in Iraq.

Aug 17, 2017
Lucy and the rocket dog by Buckingham, Will, author. Lucy and the rocket dog

Provided by amazon.com.

Aug 16, 2017
Midnight Reynolds and the Spectral Transformer by Holt, Catherine Midnight Reynolds and the Spectral Transformer

Aug 13, 2017
Minnow on the Say by Pearce, Philippa. Minnow on the Say

Two English boys, David and Adam, spend the summer canoeing on the River Say and, with just an old riddle for a clue, try to find a treasure hidden along its banks by one of Adam's ancestors.

Aug 13, 2017
Mission to the moon by Cheverton, Mark, author. Mission to the moon

"Entity303, the cruel villain who has poisoned vanilla Minecraft with dangerous and bizarre mods, was able to escape the sky-islands of Mystcraft, leaving the surface of Minecraft in a giant rocket. Gameknight999 knows Weaver must be sent back into the past so the timeline can be repaired and the eventual destruction of all the Minecraft worlds can be stopped. But to send him back, they must find the time-traveling portal that brought Weaver to the future. And only Entity303 knows the location.

Aug 17, 2017
Of mice and aliens - an Asperger adventure by Hoopmann, Kathy, 1963- Of mice and aliens - an Asperger adventure

Provided by amazon.com.

Aug 16, 2017
Olive and the backstage ghost by Schusterman, Michelle, author. Olive and the backstage ghost

"Olive discovers an old theater where she'll finally have a chance to shine on stage, but this theater--and its mysterious owner--are hiding dark secrets"--

Aug 16, 2017
One mixed-up night by Newman, Catherine, 1968- author. One mixed-up night

"Unbeknownst to their parents, twelve-year-olds Frankie and Walter spend the night in an IKEA store"--

Aug 16, 2017
Pablo and Birdy by McGhee, Alison, 1960- author. Pablo and Birdy

Pablo, nearly ten, has many questions about his origins and how he arrived at Isla as a baby, but finding the answers may mean losing his lifetime companion, Birdy the parrot.

Aug 17, 2017
Patina by Reynolds, Jason Patina

Aug 13, 2017
Princess Pistachio and Maurice the magnificent by Gay, Marie-Louise, author, illustrator. Princess Pistachio and Maurice the magnificent

Princess Pistachio is worried about Dog. He has such a boring life. She thinks he needs more adventure and excitement. Pistachio brings him to school with disastrous results. Then she takes Dog to a theater audition and transforms him into Maurice the Magnificant, star of the stage. Maurice is an overnight success. That's when things start to go really wrong.

Aug 16, 2017
Return of a pig called Heather by Oulton, Harry, author. Return of a pig called Heather

In an attempt to cheer up her friend Isla, Heather breaks out of the zoo and embarks on a 500 mile journey to Scotland. On her travels she'll come face to face with several characters. An epic adventure for a Duroc Pig.

Aug 16, 2017
Royal crush by Cabot, Meg, author, illustrator. Royal crush

Being the newest princess of Genovia is WAY more complicated than she expected, but Olivia Grace Clarisse Mignonette Harrison is getting used to it. She gets to live in an actual palace with two fabulous poodles, a pet iguana, her very own pony, and, best of all, a loving family to help her figure things out! And right now Olivia, having finally admitted that she likes Prince Khalil as more than just a friend, could REALLY use some advice. What is a princess supposed to do once she's found a pri

Aug 17, 2017
Sam in winter by Vendel, Edward van de, author. Sam in winter

Provided by amazon.com.

Aug 16, 2017
See you when I see you by Lagercrantz, Rose, 1947- author. See you when I see you

Dani is on a school trip to the zoo. The teacher tells the children how to stay safe and not get lost. But Dani gets separated from the others. Suddenly another class is rushing up the path--and at the back of the noisy crowd is someone Dani recognizes: Ella! The good friends are so happy to be together again and Ella wants to play. What should Dani do? Follow her best friends in the whole world or do as the teach said? The first, of course!

Aug 17, 2017
Side tracked by Asher, Diana Harmon, author. Side tracked

"Seventh-grader Joseph Friedman is friendless and puny, with ADD to boot. He spends most of his time avoiding the class bully and hiding out in the Resource Room. But the Resource Room teacher encourages (i.e., practically forces) him to join the school cross country team, and he meets Heather, a new student who's tough and athletic and refuses to be pushed around by anybody"--

Aug 17, 2017
Super Happy Party Bears - the jitterbug by Colleen, Marcie, author. Super Happy Party Bears - the jitterbug

The Super Happy Party Bears are in awe of their new friend, Butter, a groovy caterpillar who’s got the moves. This Jitterbug can breakdance, tango, and boogie-woogie. Butter becomes an honorary Super Happy Party Bear dedicated to being goofy and spreading the party spirit! When Butter mysteriously disappears, the bears frantically search for him, only to discover that the Jitterbug has morphed into a beautiful butterfly! The bears must accept that jitterbug has grown up and must follow hi

Aug 16, 2017
Sydney & Simon - to the moon! by Reynolds, Paul A., author. Sydney & Simon - to the moon!

Twin mice Sydney and Simon compete to create the most interesting project about the Earth's moon for their elementary school, and win the first prize--a chance to meet a real astronaut.

Aug 16, 2017
Teddy in trouble by Webb, Holly, author. Teddy in trouble

Katie can't believe it when her parents agree that she can have a puppy. And when she sees the lively puppy named Teddy, she's sure her family will fall in love with him, just as she has.

Aug 16, 2017
The countdown conspiracy by Slivensky, Katie, author. The countdown conspiracy

Six kids from around the world have been chosen for the first-ever mission to Mars and Miranda Regent is one of them. But as soon as the announcement is made, protesters worldwide claim the selection process was rigged -- and that Miranda was only chosen because she's American. Soon she's getting anonymous threatening messages. When the training base is attacked, it looks like Miranda is the intended target. Now the entire mission and everyone's lives are at risk. And while it seems Miranda m

Aug 13, 2017
The Daybreak Bond by Blakemore, Megan Frazer The Daybreak Bond

Aug 13, 2017
The explorer by Rundell, Katherine, author. The explorer

Left stranded in the Amazon jungle when their plane crashes on their way back to England from Manaus, Brazil, four children struggle to survive for days until one of them finds a map that leads them to a ruined city and a secret hidden among the vines.

Aug 13, 2017
The first rule of punk by Pérez, Celia C., 1972- author. The first rule of punk

Twelve-year-old Mari´a Luisa O'Neill-Morales (who really prefers to be called Malu´) reluctantly moves with her Mexican-American mother to Chicago and starts seventh grade with a bang--violating the dress code with her punk rock aesthetic and spurning the middle school's most popular girl in favor of starting a band with a group of like-minded weirdos.

Aug 17, 2017
The friendship code by Deutsch, Stacia, author. The friendship code

Looking forward to joining the new coding club at school so that she can develop her app idea, Lucy is disappointed by the lukewarm reception she receives from the club's other members, who work with her to decipher mysterious coding notes.

Aug 17, 2017
The Glass Town Game by Valente, Catherynne M./ Green, Rebecca (ILT) The Glass Town Game

Aug 13, 2017
The Great Shelby Holmes meets her match by Eulberg, Elizabeth, author. The Great Shelby Holmes meets her match

Nine-year-old Shelby Holmes and eleven-year-old John Watson team up again, this time to investigate the new science teacher at the Harlem Academy of the Arts.

Aug 13, 2017
The gruesome Gorgilla! by Behling, Steve, author. The gruesome Gorgilla!

"Warning! Frightening beasts inside. The forest is quiet. Something has scared the animals. Something...unnatural. A monster is on the loose. And Amrita Lakhani needs to crack the case. With the help of famous monster expert Kid Kaiju and his own monster, Fireclaw. The young reporter is about to break the biggest story of her career when she comes face-to-face with the gruesome Gorgilla! Amrita's terrifying adventure includes a special appearance by Iron Man as well as some other familiar faces

Aug 16, 2017
The half-true lies of Cricket Cohen by Burns, Catherine Lloyd, author. The half-true lies of Cricket Cohen

In trouble at home and school again for turning in a not-quite honest memoir, eleven-year-old Cricket and her equally fanciful grandmother, Dodo, set out on a crosstown Manhattan adventure.

Aug 17, 2017
The last panther by Mitchell, Todd, author. The last panther

"An eleven-year-old girl discovers a family of panthers that were thought to be extinct. But when others find out they are alive, too, she must risk everything to save the species"--

Aug 17, 2017
The League of Unexceptional Children - Get smart-ish by Daneshvari, Gitty, author. The League of Unexceptional Children - Get smart-ish

"Utterly average twelve-year-olds Jonathan Murray and Shelley Brown, agents with the League of Unexceptional Children, travel to the United Kingdom to help MI5 capture a rogue teenage spy"--

Aug 13, 2017
The Pokémon school challenge by Lane, Jeanette, author. The Pokémon school challenge

Ash, Pikachu and their friends are on a new quest through the Alola region. This action-packed adventure will see the beloved Trainer and his team take on foes new and old with some cool new Pokémon by his side. This illustrated chapter book is based on a thrilling three-part Pokemon Sun & Moon episode that can be seen on Disney XD.

Aug 16, 2017
The problem child by Buckley, Michael, 1969- author. The problem child

With the help of a long lost relative, and a little magic, Sabrina Grimm and her sister Daphne try to find out who has kidnapped their parents and rescue them.

Aug 16, 2017
The professor and the puzzle by Keene, Carolyn, author. The professor and the puzzle

Attending the annual Greek mythology gala at Oracle College, Nancy, Bess, and George race to assist when a student falls from a balcony in the middle of her speech, an accident the sleuthing trio links to collegiate sabotage.

Aug 16, 2017
The secret grave by Ruby, Lois, author. The secret grave

Hannah believes she has finally found a friend in Cady, but soon Cady is copying Hannah's style to be more like her and begging her to break her parents' rules and venture into the forbidden woods behind Hannah's home.

Aug 16, 2017
The spider's curse by Varian, H. K., author. The spider's curse

Determined to rescue Mack from the influence of their Shadow Fox enemy, Gabriella and her Changer friends attempt to break a curse that is preventing them from obtaining the magical protection they need to guard against the Shadow Fox's dark magic.

Aug 16, 2017
The unusual suspects by Buckley, Michael, 1969- author. The unusual suspects

Although filled with anger over her parents' disappearance, eleven-year-old Sabrina Grimm--along with her grandmother, sister, and several fairy-tale characters--tries to discover who has killed her teacher.

Aug 16, 2017
The warrior princess of Pennyroyal Academy by Larson, M. A., author. The warrior princess of Pennyroyal Academy

At year's end, witches attack every coach trying to leave Pennyroyal Academy, and Evie must devise a plan to save the day before their supplies are depleted.

Aug 17, 2017
Threads of blue by LaFleur, Suzanne M, author. Threads of blue

Mathilde escapes war-torn Sofarende and reunites with Megs and the other children who are working for the army to retake Sofarende from the enemy, but Mathilde must come to terms with her past treasonous actions and determine what she must do in order toprove her friendship to Megs.

Aug 13, 2017
Tigerheart's shadow by Hunter, Erin, author. Tigerheart's shadow

After the medicine cat has a dark vision during an already dark and uncertain period for ShadowClan, Tigerheart considers leaving the clan for good in order to save it.

Aug 16, 2017
Timo's party by Allenby, Victoria, 1989- author. Timo's party

Aug 13, 2017
Tricked by Calonita, Jen, author. Tricked

Rumpelstiltskin has taken over Fairy Tale Reform School, where Gilly's younger sister, Anna, has been sentenced, and Gilly must break in to save her.

Aug 16, 2017
Trolled by Coville, Bruce, author. Trolled

Ned Thump is a seven-foot troll who is made fun of for his love of words so he escapes from the Enchanted Realm to the human world and secretly becomes a night watchman at Grand Central Terminal.

Aug 16, 2017
Vanished! by Ponti, James, author. Vanished!

In Washington, D.C., twelve-year-old Florian Bates, a consulting detective for the FBI, and his best friend Margaret must uncover the truth behind a series of private middle school pranks that may or may not involve the daughter of the President of the United States.

Aug 17, 2017