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42 is Not Just a Number by Rappaport, Doreen. 42 is Not Just a Number

An eye-opening look at the life and legacy of Jackie Robinson, the man who broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball and became an American hero.

Nov 21, 2017
Abby in Wonderland by Mlynowski, Sarah, author. Abby in Wonderland

The very first Special Edition in the enchanting New York Times bestselling Whatever After series.

Nov 21, 2017
Addison Cooke and the tomb of the Kahn by Stokes, Jonathan W. Addison Cooke and the tomb of the Kahn

Nov 21, 2017
Artemis Fowl - the Arctic incident by Colfer, Eoin. Artemis Fowl - the Arctic incident

Artemis is at boarding school in Ireland when he suddenly receives an urgent video-email from Russia. In it is a plea from a man who has been kidnapped by the Russian Mafiya: his father. As Artemis rushes to the rescue, he is stopped by captain Holly Short of the LEPrecon fairy police. But this time, instead of battling the fairies, he is going to have to join forces with them if he wants to save one of the few people in the world he loves.

Nov 21, 2017
Ban this book - a novel by Gratz, Alan, 1972- author. Ban this book - a novel

A fourth-grader fights back when her favorite book is banned from the school library--by starting her own illegal locker library.

Nov 21, 2017
Ben Franklin's in my bathroom! by Fleming, Candace, author. Ben Franklin's in my bathroom!

When ten-year-old Nolan and his little sister, Olive, find Ben Franklin in their kitchen, they do their best to guide Ben through the new world he helped form.

Nov 21, 2017
Black Moon rising by MacHale, D. J., author. Black Moon rising

Middle-schoolers Marcus, Theo, and Lu return to the Library to hlep figure out, and fix, what is going wrong at a school in Massachusetts.

Nov 16, 2017
Classics of childhood. Vol 2 - classic stories and tales read by celebrities by Classics of childhood. Vol 2 - classic stories and tales read by celebrities

A collection of six classic fairy tales.

Nov 21, 2017
Cyclone by Cronin, Doreen. Cyclone

Nora's whole world plummets faster than the Cyclone roller coaster when her cousin Riley falls into a coma that Nora thinks is her fault in this warm, big-hearted debut middle grade novel.

Nov 21, 2017
Diary of a wimpy kid. 12, The getaway by Kinney, Jeff. Diary of a wimpy kid. 12, The getaway

To escape the stress of the holidays, the Heffleys decide to get out of town and go to a resort instead of celebrating Christmas at home. But what's billed as a stress-free vacation becomes a holiday nightmare.

Nov 15, 2017
Digging for trouble by Fairstein, Linda A., author. Digging for trouble

"When twelve year old aspiring detective Devlin Quick goes on a fossil dig in the badlands of Montana, she realizes that she's uncovering more than just dinosaur bones, but clues indicating that a crime is afoot"--

Nov 21, 2017
Dirt by Orenstein, Denise Gosliner. Dirt

Things are hard for eleven year old Yonder. Her mother died and her father has sunk into sadness. She doesn't have a friend to her name, except for Dirt, the Shetland pony next door. So when Miss Enid decides to sell Dirt for horsemeat, Yonder knows she has to find a way to rescue him. Even if that means stealing Dirt away and sneaking him into her own house.

Nov 21, 2017
Dork Diaries. 12, Tales from a not-so-secret crush catastrophe by Russell, Rachel Renée, author. Dork Diaries. 12, Tales from a not-so-secret crush catastrophe

In Nikki Maxwell's newest diary, it's the countdown to the end of the school year, and Nikki's juggling some big questions about how she'll spend her summer. She's also facing an unexpected crush catastrophe; there's a new kid interested in Nikki, but the last thing she wants to do is accidentally hurt Brandon! It all comes down to a big decision Nikki has to make, and drama like she's never faced before!

Nov 21, 2017
Fearsome Foursome, The/Midnight at Madame Leota's by Arcane, Amicus. Fearsome Foursome, The/Midnight at Madame Leota's

The Fearsome Foursome: Four kids look to out-scare each other. Midnight at Madame Leota's: The Haunted Mansion's resident librarian, Amicus Arcane, tells new terrifying tales while leading the Mansion's newest visitor to a secret seance with the mysterious Madame Leota.

Nov 21, 2017
Finding Gobi- The True Story of One Little Dog's Big Journey by Leonard, Dion. Finding Gobi- The True Story of One Little Dog's Big Journey

In this inspiring true story about an incredible friendship, Gobi, a stray dog, keeps pace with Dion Leonard, an ultramarathoner, during a race across a vast desert

Nov 21, 2017
Fires of Invention by Savage, J. Scott. Fires of Invention

Trenton Colman is a creative thirteen-year-old boy with a knack for all things mechanical. But his talents are viewed with suspicion in Cove, a steam-powered city built inside a mountain. In Cove, creativity is a crime, and invention is a curse word. Kallista Babbage is a repair technician and daughter of the notorious Leo Babbage, who died in an explosion, an event the leaders of Cove point to as an example of the dangers of creativity. Working together, Trenton and Kallista learn that Leo Babb

Nov 21, 2017
Freak the Mighty by Philbrick, W. R. (W. Rodman) Freak the Mighty

At the beginning of eighth grade, learning disabled Max and his new friend Freak, whose birth defect has affected his body but not his brilliant mind, find that when they combine forces they make a powerful team.

Nov 21, 2017
Fudge-a-mania by Blume, Judy Fudge-a-mania

Nov 16, 2017
Have sword, will travel by Nix, Garth, author. Have sword, will travel

Odo is the seventh son of the village miller and he just wants to get away from work for awhile, Eleanor's mother was a soldier, and she yearns for adventure, but it is Odo who finds the magic talking sword named Biter, and thereby instantly becomes a knight--and together they set out on a quest (somewhat reluctantly on Odo's part) to save their kingdom from threats both human and dragon.

Nov 17, 2017
How to twist a dragon's tale by Cowell, Cressida. How to twist a dragon's tale

Someone has stolen the Fire Egg. Now the volcano on Volcano Island is active and the tremors are hatching the eggs of the exterminator dragons! Can Hiccup return the Fire Egg to the volcano, stop the volcano from erupting, and save the Tribes from being wiped out by the terrible sword-claws of the Exterminators.

Nov 16, 2017
I am Slappy's evil twin by Stine, R. L., author. I am Slappy's evil twin

Luke Harrison's dad makes horror movies, and the props turn Luke's home into a cool and creepy monster museum. When two ventriloquist dummies join the collection, things get creepy for real.

Nov 21, 2017
In the Shadow of the Sun by O'Brien, Anne Sibley. In the Shadow of the Sun

An exciting adventure that offers a rare glimpse into a compelling, complicated nation. This is an unforgettable novel of courage and survival.

Nov 21, 2017
Jacky ha-ha. My life is a joke by Patterson, James, 1947- Jacky ha-ha. My life is a joke

Jacky Hart has found a hidden talent in the performing arts, and she's a triple threat onstage. She wants nothing more than to act and sing all summer, but her parents have other plans for her. Jacky reluctantly signs up for a summer job in her resort town of Seaside Heights, New Jersey, where tourists come to enjoy the beach and fun carnival atmosphere. Now she has serious responsibilities like her job and babysitting her younger sisters, but Jacky longs to perform in the summer stock performan

Nov 16, 2017
Kingdom keepers. 1, Disney after dark by Pearson, Ridley. Kingdom keepers. 1, Disney after dark

Thirteen-year-old Finn Whitman and four other young teens have been transformed into holgorams to be guides for visitors to Disney World. When Finn is unexpectedly transported to the Magic Kingdom in his hologram form, Wayne, an Imagineer, tells him that he and the other guides must save the park from the scheming witch Maleficent and the Overtakers.

Nov 17, 2017
Little Bigfoot, big city by Weiner, Jennifer, author. Little Bigfoot, big city

Twelve-year-old Alice Mayfair has a secret. She's not human. But who, or what, is she? While Alice goes in search of her past, her best friend Millie Maximus, a tiny Bigfoot with a big voice, prepares for her future. Together they plan to sneak off to New York City, where Millie hopes to audition for The Next Stage, the TV show she's sure will rocket her to stardom. Meanwhile Jeremy Bigelow's Bigfoot research has put him on the radar of a shadowy government organization led by a mysterious man n

Nov 21, 2017
My brigadista year by Paterson, Katherine, author. My brigadista year

When thirteen-year-old Nora tells her parents that she wants to join Premier Castro's army of young literacy teachers, her mother screeches to high heaven and her father roars like a lion. Nora has barely been outside of Havana, why would she throw away her life in a remote shack with no electricity, sleeping on a hammock in somebody's kitchen? But Nora is stubborn: didn't her parents teach her to share what she has with someone in need? Surprisingly, Nora's abuela takes her side, even as she ma

Nov 21, 2017
One for Sorrow- A Ghost Story by Hahn, Mary Downing. One for Sorrow- A Ghost Story

Young listeners who revel in spooky stories will relish this chilling tale of a young girl haunted by the vengeful ghost of her former classmate.

Nov 21, 2017
Princesses Wear Pants by Guthrie, Savannah. Princesses Wear Pants

Princess Penelope loves her collection of pants! However, not everyone in the Pineapple Kingdom thinks pants are always appropriate princess attire.

Nov 21, 2017
Quests for glory by Chainani, Soman, author. Quests for glory

The students at the School for Good and Evil thought they had found their final ever after when they vanquished the malevolent School Master. Now, on their required fourth-year quests, the students face obstacles both dangerous and unpredictable, and the stakes are high: success brings eternal adoration, and failure means obscurity forever. For their quests, Agatha and Tedros are trying to return Camelot to its former splendor as queen and king. For her quest, Dean Sophie seeks to mold Evil in h

Nov 21, 2017
Rapunzel and the lost lagoon - a Tangled novel by Howland, Leila, author. Rapunzel and the lost lagoon - a Tangled novel

Join Rapunzel and her lady-in-waiting Cassandra on a new adventure filled with friendship and fun! This beautiful middle grade novel tells an original story set in the world of the Disney Channel show Tangled the Series.

Nov 21, 2017
Refugee by Gratz, Alan. Refugee

Josef is a Jewish boy living in 1930s Nazi Germany. With the threat of concentration camps looming, he and his family board a ship bound for the other side of the world. Isabel is a Cuban girl in 1994. With riots and unrest plaguing her country, she and her family set out on a raft, hoping to find safety in America. Mahmoud is a Syrian boy in 2015. With his homeland torn apart by violence and destruction, he and his family begin a long trek toward Europe. All three kids go on harrowing journeys

Nov 21, 2017
Rising Above by Zuckerman, Gabriel. Rising Above

Filled with first hand accounts from stars who exemplify the idea of enduring at all costs, this collection of sports biographies will serve as a must listen source of inspiration for kids and sports fans of all ages.

Nov 21, 2017
Roll of thunder, hear my cry by Taylor, Mildred D. Roll of thunder, hear my cry

A black family living in Mississippi during the Depression of the 1930s is faced with prejudice and discrimination which its children do not understand.

Nov 21, 2017
Rosie Revere, engineer by Beaty, Andrea, author. Rosie Revere, engineer

Rosie, a brilliant inventor who dreams of becoming a great engineer, works on building a contraption to fulfill the dream of her great-great-aunt, Rosie the Riveter.

Nov 21, 2017
Shai & Emmie Star in Break an Egg! by Wallis, Quvenzhane. Shai & Emmie Star in Break an Egg!

Shai Williams was born to be a star (or a veterinarian, and maybe a dentist). She attends a special elementary school for the performing arts, and her grandma Rosa and aunt Mac-N-Cheese are both actresses. So Shai is shocked when she doesn't get the lead role in the third-grade musical. Instead, the part goes to the new girl, Gabby Supreme, who thinks she is better than everyone else. To add insult to injury, Ms. Gremillion has now asked Shai to help Gabby with the role. Shai reluctantly agrees

Nov 21, 2017
Shark Lady- The True Story of How Eugenie Clark Became the Ocean's Most Fearless Scientist by Keating, Jess. Shark Lady- The True Story of How Eugenie Clark Became the Ocean's Most Fearless Scientist

The true story of Eugenie Clark, a woman whose scientific contributions and passion for sea life led to her being nicknamed Shark Lady.

Nov 21, 2017
Snow & Rose by Martin, Emily Winfield, author. Snow & Rose

Provided by amazon.com.

Nov 21, 2017
Speed of Life by Weston, Carol. Speed of Life

Sofia finally finds a confidante, the columnist of the advice column Dear Kate, only to have her show up on her doorstep, with her dad, as his girlfriend.

Nov 21, 2017
Team BFF - race to the finish! by Deutsch, Stacia, author. Team BFF - race to the finish!

Sophia and her coding club BFFs have the best time together. Sure, they work on coding projects, but mostly they gossip about crushes, eat cookies, and do totally silly impersonations. Now they're about to participate in their first hackathon--a full day of coding and meeting other coders--so it's time to step up their game!

Nov 17, 2017
The bone thief by Noël, Alyson, author. The bone thief

Compared to other more ordinary towns, Quiver Hollows is a very strange, very curious place. It is also home to longtime friends Grimsly, Ollie, Ming, and Penelope. In a town where everyone is spectacularly abnormal, Grimsly feels bad about being terribly, unforgivably normal, as the town's pet funeral director. So when a series of strange and disturbing mundane occurrences begins plaguing Quiver Hollows, well, Grimsly fears his growing celebrity just might be to blame since everyone knows that

Nov 21, 2017
The Box and the Dragonfly by Sanders, Ted. The Box and the Dragonfly

From the moment Horace F. Andrews sees the sign from the bus--a sign with his own name on it--everything changes. The sighting leads him underground to the House of Answers, a hidden warehouse brimming with peculiar devices. But there he finds only questions. What is this curious place? Who are the strange, secretive people who entrust him with a rare and immensely powerful gift? And what is he to do with it?

Nov 21, 2017
The care and feeding of a pet black hole by Cuevas, Michelle, author. The care and feeding of a pet black hole

When eleven-year-old Stella Rodriguez shows up at NASA to request that her recording be included in Carl Sagan's Golden Record, something unexpected happens: A black hole follows her home, and sets out to live in her house as a pet. The black hole swallows everything he touches, which is challenging to say the least--but also turns out to be a convenient way to get rid of those items that Stella doesn't want around. Soon the ugly sweaters her aunt has made for her all disappear within the black

Nov 21, 2017
The girl who saved Christmas by Haig, Matt, 1975- author. The girl who saved Christmas

It is Christmas Eve 1842 and all is not well. Goodwill is decidedly lacking from Victorian London. Father Christmas's magic powers are fading. And one very special girl has gone missing. Kindness might just win. Magic might just triumph. Christmas might just be saved.

Nov 17, 2017
The Harp and the Ravenvine by Sanders, Ted. The Harp and the Ravenvine

As Horace and Chloe adjust to their newfound talents-Horace can see the future and Chloe can walk through walls-a girl called April is drawn toward the Keeper stronghold, the Warren. She comes with a Tan'ji of her own, though it is damaged and there is no telling what will happen if it cannot be made whole again. Accompanied by a mysterious woman with a power of her own and the young boy leading them in the right direction, April is being pursued by a pack of sinister hunters. Will she reach the

Nov 21, 2017
The magic misfits by Harris, Neil Patrick, 1973- author, narrator. The magic misfits

When street magician Carter runs away, he never expects to find friends and magic in the small, sleepy hamlet of Mineral Wells. But the circus has come to town and, like any good trick, things change instantly as greedy B.B. Bosso and his crew of crooked carnies arrive to steal anything and everything they can get their sticky fingers on. After a fateful encounter with Dante Vernon, the local purveyor of illusion, Carter teams up with a group of five other like-minded kids. Together, using both

Nov 21, 2017
The mystery of Meerkat Hill - [a Precious Ramotswe mystery for young readers] by McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- The mystery of Meerkat Hill - [a Precious Ramotswe mystery for young readers]

Precious wants to be a detective when she grows up. She is always practicing at being a detective by asking questions and finding out about other people's lives. There are two new students in her class, a girl called Teb and a boy called Pontsho. She learns that they are brother and sister, and even more exciting, that Pontsho has a clever pet meerkat named Kosi.

Nov 21, 2017
The mystery of the missing lion - a Precious Ramotswe mystery for young readers by McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- author. The mystery of the missing lion - a Precious Ramotswe mystery for young readers

Staying with Aunty Bee at a safari camp in the Botswana countryside where a film crew is making a movie about a lion, nine-year-old Precious Ramotswe and her resourceful new friend Khumo use their detective skills to find the movie star lion when he goes missing.

Nov 21, 2017
The Nutcracker Mice by Kladstrup, Kristin. The Nutcracker Mice

Hidden in Saint Petersburg's famed Mariinsky Theater are the world's tiniest ballet fans: the Mariinsky mice, including Esmeralda, a rising dancer in the Russian Mouse Ballet Company. Despite being unable to control her tail, Esmeralda has just been assigned the lead role of Clara in a new ballet debuting at Christmas: The Nutcracker. But when she learns that the new ballet features mice as villains, her excitement turns to horror.

Nov 21, 2017
The Portal and the Veil by Sanders, Ted. The Portal and the Veil

Horace F. Andrews and his friends are fighting the battle of their lives, a battle that will decide the fate of everyone and everything they love. As Wardens and Keepers of Tan'ji, the fabled talismans of power, it is their duty to keep the world safe from those who would destroy it. But all is not as it seems. Sometimes there are too many secrets, and too many places to stumble in the dark. When one powerful Keeper and his Tan'ji are kidnapped, the Wardens have to ask who could have betrayed th

Nov 21, 2017
The secret sheriff of the sixth grade by Sonnenblick, Jordan, author. The secret sheriff of the sixth grade

A new hilarious, honest, and inspirational middle grade story about finding the inner hero, from the author of Drums, Girls & Dangerous Pie.

Nov 21, 2017
The stars beneath our feet by Moore, David Barclay, author, narrator. The stars beneath our feet

"A boy tries to steer a safe path through the projects in Harlem in the wake of his brother’s death in this outstanding debut novel that’s been described as a “fast and furious read in which we meet some amazing people, people that stay with us” by Jacqueline Woodson, Newbery Honor and National Book Award-winning author. It’s Christmas Eve in Harlem, but twelve-year-old Lolly Rachpaul and his mom aren’t celebrating. They’re still reeling from his older brother’s death in a gang related shooting

Nov 21, 2017
The trials of Morrigan Crow by Townsend, Jessica, 1985- The trials of Morrigan Crow

A cursed girl who escapes death and finds herself in a magical world, but is then tested beyond her wildest imagination Morrigan Crow is cursed. Having been born on Eventide, the unluckiest day for any child to be born, she's blamed for all local misfortunes, from hailstorms to heart attacks: and, worst of all, the curse means that Morrigan is doomed to die at midnight on her eleventh birthday. But as Morrigan awaits her fate, a strange and remarkable man named Jupiter North appears. Chased by b

Nov 21, 2017
The Way to Bea by Yeh, Kat. The Way to Bea

Everything in Bea's world has changed. She's starting seventh grade newly friendless and facing big changes at home, where she is about to go from only child to big sister. Feeling alone and adrift, and like her words don't deserve to be seen, Bea takes solace in writing haiku in invisible ink and hiding them in a secret spot. But then something incredible happens, someone writes back. And Bea begins to connect with new friends, including a classmate obsessed with a nearby labyrinth and determin

Nov 21, 2017
The Whiz Mob and the Grenadine Kid by Meloy, Colin. The Whiz Mob and the Grenadine Kid

It is an ordinary Tuesday morning in April when bored, lonely Charlie Fisher witnesses something incredible. Right before his eyes, in a busy square in Marseille, a group of pickpockets pulls off an amazing robbery. As the young bandits appear to melt into the crowd, Charlie realizes with a start that he himself was one of their marks. Yet Charlie is less alarmed than intrigued. This is the most thrilling thing that's happened to him since he came to France with his father. So instead of reporti

Nov 21, 2017
The wonderling by Bartók, Mira, author. The wonderling

The first in an exciting two-book set set in a futuristic Victorian land, starring a shy, one-eared fox-like character known only as Number Thirteen.

Nov 15, 2017
This is our constitution - discover America with a gold star father by Khan, Khizr, 1950- author, narrator. This is our constitution - discover America with a gold star father

Khizr Khan grew up in Pakistan, with few of the fundamental rights that are enshrined in the Constitution. He immigrated to America and became a citizen, raising his family to appreciate and honor all our nation has to offer. He is deeply passionate about the Constitution: the guarantees and protections it provides for each and every person and the beacon of light it shines throughout the world. A history of how the Constitution was drafted, passed, and amended.

Nov 21, 2017
Three tales of my father's dragon by Gannett, Ruth Stiles. Three tales of my father's dragon

Provided by amazon.com.

Nov 16, 2017
Wandmaker by Masessa, Ed. Wandmaker

Magic is real, and it runs in the family, in this charming fantasy adventure about a boy who must balance his magical education with the demands of big brotherhood. Henry Leach wants nothing more than for magic to be real and for his little sister, Brianna, to leave him alone. Both wishes come true, but not in the way he expects.

Nov 21, 2017
Wandmaker's Apprentice by Masessa, Ed. Wandmaker's Apprentice

Henry Leach the Eighth and his sister, Brianna, have survived a faulty spell, defeated a wicked spellcaster, and saved the world, but their greatest accomplishment might be convincing Grand Wand Master Coralis to take them on as official apprentices. For the first time in centuries, the reclusive Wand Master has opened the doors to his castle and invited a new generation of Wandmakers to learn the secrets of the craft. But danger lurks around every corner in a world of magic, curses, and fantast

Nov 21, 2017
Whichwood by Mafi, Tahereh Whichwood

Nov 21, 2017
Who Killed Darius Drake? by Philbrick, W. R. (W. Rodman), author. Who Killed Darius Drake?

From Newbery Honor author Rodman Philbrick comes a delicious, fast paced whodunit about two socially outcast boys who set out to find jewels hidden for a century, and unwittingly flush out a murderer.

Nov 21, 2017
Writing Radar by Gantos, Jack. Writing Radar

With the signature wit and humor that have garnered him legions of fans, Gantos instructs young writers on using their 'writing radar' to find story ideas in their own lives. Incorporating his own misadventures as a developing writer, Gantos inspires listeners to build confidence and establish good writing habits as they create and revise their stories.

Nov 21, 2017
Zombies Attack! by Cheverton, Mark. Zombies Attack!

The Far Lands is a hidden area located at the very edge of Minecraft's outer borders, unknown to normal users. There, the life of a young boy named Watcher is suddenly turned upside down when his village is destroyed by the vile zombie warlord Tu-Kar. Watcher and a handful of his friends vow to save those who were captured during the devastating battle and bring the zombie leader to justice. But along the way, they'll uncover a terrifying secret about the monsters in the Far Lands, one that coul

Nov 21, 2017