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11 before 12 by Greenwald, Lisa, author. 11 before 12

Fans of Lauren Myracle and Wendy Mass will love acclaimed author Lisa Greenwald’s new duology about two best friends who kick-start middle school with a bucket list of eleven things they need to do to become AMAZING before their joint twelfth birthday party. The first day of middle school means trading in freeze tag at the pool for new schedules, fabulous outfits, and a fresh start. But for eleven-year-old Kaylan, the chaos of new locker combinations, cafeteria cliques, and potential first kisse

Aug 20, 2017
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 21, 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 21, 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 21, 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
And so it goes by Valdivia, Paloma. And so it goes

Explores the way that some people leave the world and others come into it, and how those who come into it eventually leave it.

Aug 20, 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
Bat to the bone by Colleen, Marcie, author. Bat to the bone

"Flying Blind. The bat-only punk rock band. Coming to the Grumpy Woods. The Super Happy Party Bears love rock 'n' roll! The other Grumpy Woods residents do not. To them, this "music" sounds like BOOM! BOOM! REEN-REEN-WAAAHHHHH! And the band's nighttime shows are keeping everyone awake! When the bears join the band and get groovin', the rest of the Grumpy Woods townscritters go undercover to wreak havoc at the show. Will the bears rock the party or will Mayor Quill stop the music?--Page [4] of co

Aug 20, 2017
Battlesong by Tanner, Lian, author. Battlesong

While Gwin, a Fetcher, and her family defy the Devouts by sharing song and story, the Oyster's crew and the Sunkers continue fighting to bring light back to the dark world.

Aug 20, 2017
Beanstalker and other hilarious scary tales by White, Kiersten, author. Beanstalker and other hilarious scary tales

Snow White is a vampire, Little Red Riding Hood is a zombie, and Cinderella is an arsonist--and that is only some of the mayhem the reader will find in this collection of fractured fairy tales.

Aug 20, 2017
Best. Night. Ever - a story told from seven points of view by Alpine, Rachele, 1979- author. Best. Night. Ever - a story told from seven points of view

On the night of a middle school dance, excitement yields to complications for seven students, some who perform with their rock band, some who attend, and some who have other obligations.

Aug 20, 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
Darkness of dragons by Sutherland, Tui, 1978- author. Darkness of dragons

When a young NightWing has the first prophecy in generations of the end of Pyrrhia, five young dragons are tasked with saving the world.

Aug 20, 2017
Deadly Wish by Thomson, Sarah Deadly Wish

Aug 20, 2017
Diego and the Rangers of the Vastlantic by Baltazar, Armand. Diego and the Rangers of the Vastlantic

"In a world where past, present, and future have collided, Diego and his friends must rescue Diego's father from an evil group of renegades, otherwise their whole existence is threatened"--

Aug 20, 2017
Dirt by Orenstein, Denise Gosliner, 1950- author. Dirt

Eleven-year-old Yonder stopped talking when her mother died, and she stopped going to school because of the bullies, knowing that her father would never even notice (although the social worker did); indeed the only creature that seems to care about her is the one-eyed Shetland pony called Dirt who lives on the neighboring farm--so when she discovers that Dirt is about to be sold for horsemeat she is determined to find a way to save him.

Aug 20, 2017
Dork Diaries 12 by Russell, Rachel Renee Dork Diaries 12

Aug 20, 2017
Durinda's dangers by Baratz-Logsted, Lauren. Durinda's dangers

One month after their parents' disappearance, the third-grade Huit octuplets deal with a malfunctioning refrigerator and try to win the love of the only boy in their class at Valentine's Day, while Dorinda discovers her special power and gift.

Aug 20, 2017
Elizabeth and Zenobia by Miller, Jessica, 1985- author. Elizabeth and Zenobia

When timid Elizabeth's father takes her and her fearless friend, Zenobia, to his family home, Zenobia becomes obsessed with finding a ghost there, and then Elizabeth learns she had an aunt who disappeared from the house years ago.

Aug 20, 2017
Ember Falls by Smith, S. D. (Sam Smith), author. Ember Falls

"The stage is set. It's war. Morbin Blackhawk, slaver and tyrant, threatens to destroy the rabbit resistance forever. Heather and Picket are two young rabbits improbably thrust into pivotal roles. The fragile alliance forged around the young heir seems certain to fail. Can Heather and Picket help rescue the cause from a certain, sudden defeat?"--Page 4 of cover.

Aug 20, 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
Fables you shouldn't pay any attention to by Heide, Florence Parry, author. Fables you shouldn't pay any attention to

Brief tales extolling the "virtues" of carelessness, greed, lying, selfishness, and other "admirable" qualities.

Aug 20, 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
Ghost of a chance by Schmid, Susan Maupin, author. Ghost of a chance

Darling Dimple, a young orphan, must use the enchanted dresses to find the ghost that is haunting the castle she calls home.

Aug 20, 2017
Giant Pumpkin Suite by Hill, Melanie Heuiser Giant Pumpkin Suite

Aug 20, 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
Inside Hudson Pickle by Ridge, Yolanda, 1973- author. Inside Hudson Pickle

Aug 20, 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
Karma Khullar's mustache by Wientge, Kristi, author. Karma Khullar's mustache

"A biracial Indian/Caucasian girl is nervous to begin middle school, especially since her mother is now the breadwinner of the family, her best friend may no longer be a bestie, and the appearance of the seventeen hairs over her lip that form a very unwanted mustache"--

Aug 20, 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 21, 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
Lonnie's warrior sword by Brody, Jessica, author. Lonnie's warrior sword

In order to prove herself a warrior, Lonnie takes her friends on a trip to the Imperial City to retrieve a sword that belonged to her mother, Mulan.

Aug 20, 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
Lost in the storm by Webb, Holly, author. Lost in the storm

Ella's kitten, Fluff loves to play outside especially when it's snowing.

Aug 20, 2017
Lucy and the rocket dog by Buckingham, Will, author. Lucy and the rocket dog

Provided by amazon.com.

Aug 16, 2017
Maggie and the flying pigs by Baker, E. D, author. Maggie and the flying pigs

"Maggie's newest chore at her friend Bob's stable is taking care of flying pigs--but they're not so easy to deal with! Maggie's used to putting up with a lot though, like her step-mother Zelia, who is trying to get Maggie's step-brother Peter a job at thestable. Peter working with Maggie? Yeah, right! Maybe when pigs fly..."--

Aug 20, 2017
Maggie and the Unicorn by Baker, E. D. Maggie and the Unicorn

Aug 20, 2017
Midnight Reynolds and the Spectral Transformer by Holt, Catherine Midnight Reynolds and the Spectral Transformer

Aug 21, 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 21, 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
Monster, Human, Other by Gale, Laurel Monster, Human, Other

Aug 20, 2017
Monsters unleashed by Kloepfer, John, author. Monsters unleashed

"When twelve-year-old outcast Freddie Liddle and his best (and only) friend, Manny Vasquez, accidentally bring their 3D monster creations to life, the boys must stop them before they take over the entire town"--

Aug 20, 2017
Mort Ziff is not dead by Fagan, Christine, 1961- author. Mort Ziff is not dead

A humorous coming-of-age middle-grade novel set in 1960s Florida. Battling obxious siblings, sunburns, and a corporate millionaire, Norman is determined to help an old comedian save his career. It's the winter of 1965. Norman Fishbein is enduring not only a cold winter but also the usual torments and annoyances from his two older brothers. When Norman wins a thousand dollars in the "Count-the-Doozy-Dots Contest" his parents let him choose how to spend it, strongly suggesting a new car is what th

Aug 20, 2017
My Life Is a Joke by Patterson, James/ Grabenstein, Chris/ Kerascoet (ILT) My Life Is a Joke

Aug 20, 2017
Never Say Die by Horowitz, Anthony Never Say Die

Aug 20, 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
Once upon a place by Once upon a place

Once Upon a Place features six new poems by Irish poets alongside 11 new short stories from many of Ireland’s leading children’s writers including Roddy Doyle, Derek Landy and former Laureate na nÓg (a position awarded in Ireland to children's book creators) Siobhán Parkinson, as well as the first ever story for children by Academy Award nominee Jim Sheridan, director of My Left Foot and In America. It also features new work by Eoin Colfer himself, along with Pat Boran, Seamus Cashman, John Conn

Aug 20, 2017
One for sorrow - a ghost story by Hahn, Mary Downing, author. One for sorrow - a ghost story

"When unlikeable Elsie dies in the influenza pandemic of 1918, she comes back to haunt Annie to make sure she'll be Annie's best--and only--friend soon"--

Aug 20, 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
Ordinary Mishaps and Inevitable Catastrophes by Vivat, Booki Ordinary Mishaps and Inevitable Catastrophes

Aug 20, 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 21, 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
Questions asked by Gaarder, Jostein, 1952- author. Questions asked

"Follows a little boy traveling alone in an open landscape, asking questions about loss, love, friendship, language, magic, and what it means to be a human being"--

Aug 20, 2017
Refugee by Gratz, Alan, 1972- author. Refugee

Although separated by continents and decades, Josef, a Jewish boy living in 1930s Nazi Germany; Isabel, a Cuban girl trying to escape the riots and unrest plaguing her country in 1994; and Mahmoud, a Syrian boy in 2015 whose homeland is torn apart by violence and destruction, embark on harrowing journeys in search of refuge, discovering shocking connections that tie their stories together.

Aug 20, 2017
Renegades by Liss, David Renegades

Aug 20, 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
Rise of the jumbies by Baptiste, Tracey, author. Rise of the jumbies

Suspicion falls on half-jumbie Corinee when local children from her Caribbean island home begin to disappear, and she is forced to go deep into the ocean to seek the help of a dangerous jumbie who rules the waves.

Aug 20, 2017
Room of shadows by Kidd, Ronald, author. Room of shadows

--from Amazon.com

Aug 20, 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
Slider by Hautman, Pete Slider

Aug 20, 2017
Spirit hunters by Oh, Ellen, author. Spirit hunters

"Harper doesn't trust her new home from the moment she steps inside, and the rumors are that the Raine family's new house is haunted. Harper isn't sure she believes those rumors, until her younger brother, Michael, starts acting strangely. She knows that the memories she's blocking will help make sense of her brother's behavior and the strange and threatening sensations she feels in this house, but will she be able to put the pieces together in time?"--Provided by publisher.

Aug 20, 2017
Stick Dog craves candy by Watson, Tom, 1965- author. Stick Dog craves candy

Stick Dog and his friends discover candy while on their usual hunt for food and navigate crowds of trick-or-treating children, a haunted house, and other spooky surprises in order to get more.

Aug 20, 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 apprentice witch by Nicol, James (James E.), author. The apprentice witch

Sent away in disgrace after failing her witch's assessment, Arianwyn learns that the remote community where she works as a magic apprentice is under the shadow of a dark hex infestation.

Aug 20, 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 21, 2017
The Daybreak Bond by Blakemore, Megan Frazer The Daybreak Bond

Aug 21, 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 21, 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 forever court by Rudden, Dave, author. The forever court

Life is returning to normal for Denizen Hardwick. Well, the new normal, where he has to battle monsters in quiet Dublin bookshops and constantly struggle to contain the new powers he has been given by Mercy, the daughter of the Endless King. But Denizen may need those powers sooner than he thinks - not only are the Tenebrous stirring again but the Order of the Borrowed Dark face a new threat from much closer to home...

Aug 20, 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 Getaway by Kinney, Jeff The Getaway

Aug 20, 2017
The Glass Town Game by Valente, Catherynne M./ Green, Rebecca (ILT) The Glass Town Game

Aug 21, 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 21, 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 21, 2017
The legend of Shadow High by Hale, Shannon, author. The legend of Shadow High

"Epic worlds collide when Monster High's Frankie Stein and Draculaura and Ever After High's Raven Queen and Apple White unite to save the World of Stories from the Evil Queen and the danger that lurks in the mysterious Shadow High"--

Aug 20, 2017
The Losers Club by Clements, Andrew, 1949- author. The Losers Club

Provided by amazon.com.

Aug 20, 2017
The Marvelwood Magicians by Zahler, Diane The Marvelwood Magicians

Aug 20, 2017
The monster's daughter by Gamble, Paul, 1975- author. The monster's daughter

Twelve-year-old Jack Pease and his partner, Trudy, operatives of the Ministry of Strange, Unusual, and Impossible Things, investigate odd things happening at Belfast's aquarium.

Aug 20, 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 secret sheriff of sixth grade by Sonnenblick, Jordan, author. The secret sheriff of sixth grade

Maverick Falconer is just starting middle school and he wishes he were a hero like his father because maybe then he could deal with his mother's drinking and series of abusive boyfriends, not to mention the kids who bully him in middle school (pretty muchthe same ones who bullied him in elementary school)--but as the year passes he begins to realize that other kids have problems too, and maybe if they can all survive sixth-grade things will get better.

Aug 20, 2017
The shadow city by Jolley, Dan, author. The shadow city

Gabe and his friends are challenged to use the powers of the five elements to destroy Arcadia and prevent a sinister cult from tearing down the barrier between the worlds.

Aug 20, 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 trail by Hashimoto, Meika, author. The trail

Toby and his friend Lucas made a list of things to do the summer before they entered middle school, but now Lucas is gone, and Toby sets out to fulfill the promise he made to his friend, to finish the list by hiking the Appalachian Trail from Velvet Rocks to Mt. Katahdin, an undertaking that he is poorly prepared for--and which will become not only a struggle for survival, but a rescue mission for the starving and abused dog who he finds along the way.

Aug 20, 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 Vanderbeekers of 141st Street by Glaser, Karina Yan, author. The Vanderbeekers of 141st Street

Told that they will have to move out of their Harlem brownstone just after Christmas, the five Vanderbeeker children, ages four to twelve, decide to change their reclusive landlord's mind.

Aug 20, 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
The Wizards of Once by Cowell, Cressida The Wizards of Once

Aug 20, 2017
The Wonderling by Bartok, Mira/ Bartok, Mira (ILT) The Wonderling

Aug 20, 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 21, 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 21, 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
Wandmaker's apprentice by Masessa, Ed, author. Wandmaker's apprentice

Henry Leach and his sister Brianna survived one battle with an evil spellcaster, but the threat continues and their master Grand Wand Master Coralis has opened the doors to his castle and invited a new generation of apprentices to learn the secrets of his craft--but personalities clash and the greatest threat may come from the Wandmakers themselves.

Aug 20, 2017
Welcome to Camp Woggle by Griffin, Adele, author. Welcome to Camp Woggle

With school out Oona and her brother Bonk are busy helping their father gather food, but Oona's pet Stegosaurus is something of a cave wrecker when left at home all day, so the children start Camp Woggle where all the local pets can amuse themselves during the day--but Mauro's pet T-Rex is a problem because he has a tendency want to eat the other campers.

Aug 20, 2017
Wicked's way by Fienberg, Anna, author. Wicked's way

Will could walk a tightrope above the treetops, and juggle bananas as he went. 'One day you'll be the star of a circus, ' his mother told him. 'But until then, you must be a secret.' For each year the Captain and his pirates came to the islands to steal young boys for their crew. And if that happened to you, well, you may as well kiss your life goodbye ... So what's a young lad to do when his mother disappears and pirates arrive at his door?.. Kept stored in Will's heart is a Treasure of a girl,

Aug 20, 2017
Wormwood Mire by Rossell, Judith, author, illustrator. Wormwood Mire

The Aunts have sent eleven-year-old Stella away to the moldering old family estate, Wormwood Mire, where she discovers two odd cousins and more clues to the mysteries of her family and of herself.

Aug 20, 2017
Zinnia and the bees by Davis, Danielle, 1978- author. Zinnia and the bees

Seventh-grader Zinnia's last-day-of-school got off to a bad start when she ended up in the vice principal's office for yarn-bombing a statue of the school mascot, but it is about to get a whole lot worse--because, thanks to the incompetence of Bee 641, a colony of commercial, migratory bees escaping from a truck has settled their colony in her hair.

Aug 20, 2017