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A seder for Grover by Sussman, Joni Kibort, author. A seder for Grover

Grover attends a traditional Passover seder with his friends Avigail, Big Bird, Moishe Oofnik, and Brosh.

Jun 25, 2020
A zombie ate my homework! by Greenwald, Tom, 1962- author. A zombie ate my homework!

"Undead and on the run! Arnold Z. Ombee has escaped a secret government lab that's developing zombies. Fortunately, he's found by the Kinders, a warmhearted human couple who are determined to help keep his zombie status under wraps. The Kinders decide Arnold will become part of their family. They help him disguise his zombie appearance and teach him how to act like a real human boy. After a lot of practice, he's ready for the ultimate test: Fifth grade!"--Page [4] of cover.

Jun 12, 2020
All the dear little animals by Nilsson, Ulf, 1948- author. All the dear little animals

"One summer's day we started a business called Funerals Ltd, to help all the poor dead animals in the world. Esther did the digging, I wrote the poems, and Esther's little brother, Puttie, cried."--Page [4] of cover.

Jun 15, 2020
All welcome here by Preller, James, author. All welcome here

A picture book collection of haiku poems celebrates the first day of school and all of its excitement, challenges, and anxieties, while multimedia paintings and collages by the Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator of The Noisy Paintbox depict diverse characters navigating relatable first day experiences.

Jun 25, 2020
Always, Jackie - the true story of a boy and his baseball hero by Rabinovitz, Ronnie, author. Always, Jackie - the true story of a boy and his baseball hero

"The unbelievable yet true story of how an eight-year-old white kid from Sheboygan, Wisconsin, met the legendary Jackie Robinson in the 1950s--and how the two became lifelong friends"--

Jun 25, 2020
Amazing Athletes by Billioud, Jean-michel/ Gonoh (CON) Amazing Athletes

Jun 25, 2020
American as paneer pie by Kelkar, Supriya, 1980- author. American as paneer pie

When a racist incident rocks her small Michigan town, eleven-year-old Lekha must decide whether to speak up or stay silent, even as she struggles to navigate her life at home, where she can be herself, and at school, where she is teased about her culture.

Jun 25, 2020
American Immigration - Our History, Our Stories by Krull, Kathleen American Immigration - Our History, Our Stories

Jun 25, 2020
Artemis & the awesome animals by Holub, Joan, author. Artemis & the awesome animals

Longing for the gift of courage, young Artemis teams up with new friends Athena, Persephone, and Aphrodite to ask Zeus to help her be less afraid in the face of things that scare her during a journey to Sparkle City.

Jun 25, 2020
Asha and the Spirit Bird by Bilan, Jasbinder Asha and the Spirit Bird

Jun 12, 2020
Barney by Miles, Ellen, author. Barney

While attending an equestrian competition, Lizzie Peterson rescues a dachshund that races onto the track and when she discovers that the puppy belongs to a family who is a bit overwhelmed, she decides to help them find him a new home.

Jun 25, 2020
Beastly bionics - rad robots, brilliant biomimicry, and incredible inventions inspired by nature by Swanson, Jennifer, author. Beastly bionics - rad robots, brilliant biomimicry, and incredible inventions inspired by nature

"Did you know that scientists have developed a bionic tool shaped like an elephant's trunk that helps lift heavy objects? Or that the needle-like pointed beak of the kingfisher bird encouraged engineers in Japan to change the design of the Shinkansen "bullet trains" to reduce noise? Across multiple fields of study and methods of problem-solving, scientists are turning to biomimicry, or engineering inspired by biology or nature, to make all kinds of cool technological advancements. From robots th

Jun 25, 2020
Behind the scenes of pro basketball by Velasco, Catherine Ann, author. Behind the scenes of pro basketball

"Explores what professional basketball players do beyond playing basketball"--

Jun 25, 2020
Bo-Bo's cave of gold by Berkman, Pamela, author. Bo-Bo's cave of gold

In 1852 California, stray mutt Bo-Bo and his friend, ten-year-old gold prospector Sheng, must risk great danger seeking a rumored treasure after Bo-bo's kindness leads Sheng into debt.

Jun 16, 2020
Brave like that by Stoddard, Lindsey, author. Brave like that

Eleven-year-old Cyrus knows he is not cut out to be a football hero or fireman like his adopted father, but it takes a skittish stray dog to teach him that he, too, can be brave.

Jun 25, 2020
Bunny will not be quiet! by Tharp, Jason, author, illustrator. Bunny will not be quiet!

Repeatedly asking his purple friend, Bunny, to try to be more quiet, Big the blue bear becomes exasperated as Bunny continues to be loud on the bus, at plays, and even at the library, before Big asks readers for help by encouraging better choices.

Jun 25, 2020
Busy bunny by Huntley, Tex, author. Busy bunny

Rox's bunny Violet skateboards out the door and Sunny, Rox, and Blair have to chase her down.

Jun 25, 2020
Call me Floy by Cooke, Joanna, 1975- author. Call me Floy

Floy Hutchings, nearly twelve, struggles against the expectations of 1876 society as she fights to protect her beloved Yosemite Valley and dreams of climbing Half Dome. Includes tips for visiting wild areas and historical note.

Jun 12, 2020
Call of the sound dragon by West, Tracey, 1965- author. Call of the sound dragon

The city of Remus is being torn apart by a duel between two wizards, and Drake, Petra, and Griffith have traveled there to assist a blind dragon master, Tessa, in sorting out the situation; using the sound dragon's unique power to manipulate sound waves,the dragon masters retrieve the Power Crystal which is embedded inside an unbreakable rock, but will it be able to absorb the cloud of uncontrolled magic that is threatening the city before it is too late?

Jun 25, 2020
Catch That Chicken! by Atinuke/ Brooksbank, Angela (ILT) Catch That Chicken!

Jun 25, 2020
Chicken Little - The Real and Totally True Tale by Wedelich, Sam Chicken Little - The Real and Totally True Tale

Jun 25, 2020
Connect the dots by Calabrese, Keith, author. Connect the dots

Twelve-year-olds Oliver Beane and Frankie Figge are starting middle school in their suburban town of Lake Grove Glen, but from the beginning things seem a little weird, starting with the mysterious girl Matilda Sandoval who seems to know a lot about the boys, and continuing with a series of apparently random events that may not be random at all; somehow it all leads back to Preston Oglethorpe, a former student genius at their school who won the Nobel prize in Physics for his work in applied chao

Jun 25, 2020
Crocodiles by Bodden, Valerie Crocodiles

Jun 25, 2020
Cursed by Calonita, Jen, author. Cursed

"The evil Rumpelstiltskin is planning to cast a curse that will erase Enchantasia as the world knows it, and a fairy prophecy declares that Gilly Cobbler will play a key role. Never one to shy away from adventure, Gilly and her friends embark on an epic, swashbuckling journey to stop Stiltskin from getting the ingredients he needs before it's too late." -- Provided by publisher.

Jun 16, 2020
Daring Dogs - 30 True Tales of Heroic Hounds by Hamilton, Kimberlie/ Runnion, Allie (ILT)/ Gardner, Andrew (ILT)/ Davies, Becky (ILT)/ Archer, Charlotte (ILT) Daring Dogs - 30 True Tales of Heroic Hounds

Jun 25, 2020
Dive in - swim with sea creatures at their actual size by Munro, Roxie, author. Dive in - swim with sea creatures at their actual size

"A scuba diver encounters 29 true-to-size sea creatures with information about their intriguing habits and more about the Caribbean coral reef they call home"--

Jun 25, 2020
Dolphin's grace - an unofficial Mincrafters novel by Marks, Maggie, author. Dolphin's grace - an unofficial Mincrafters novel

When Asher doesn't return from his hunt for buried treasure, Mason and Luna must befriend a pod of dolphins to uncover his whereabouts.

Jun 25, 2020
Dolphins by Riggs, Kate Dolphins

Jun 25, 2020
Doodlebug Elizabeth by Vail, Rachel/ Keiser, Paige (ILT) Doodlebug Elizabeth

Jun 25, 2020
Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz by Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919, author. Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz

During a California earthquake Dorothy falls into the underground Land of the Manaboos where she again meets the Wizard of Oz.

Jun 15, 2020
Dragon Ops by Mancusi, Mari, author. Dragon Ops

Twelve-year-old Ian is thrilled to beta test the mixed-reality version of his favorite game, but unless he, his sister, Lilli, and their cousin Derek defeat the dragon, it will be game over.

Jun 25, 2020
Dusk Explorers by Leslie, Lindsay/ Rooney, Ellen (ILT) Dusk Explorers

Jun 25, 2020
Dusty by Mason, Jane B./ Hines-Stephens, Sarah Dusty

Jun 12, 2020
Echo Mountain by Wolk, Lauren, 1956- author. Echo Mountain

When twelve-year-old Ellie and her family lose livelihood and move to a mountain cabin in 1934, she quickly learns to be an outdoors woman and, when needed, a healer.

Jun 25, 2020
Eels by Poliquin, Rachel/ Frith, Nicholas John Eels

Jun 25, 2020
Efrén divided - a novel by Cisneros, Ernesto, author. Efrén divided - a novel

While his father works two jobs, seventh-grader Efre´n Nava must take care of his twin siblings, kindergartners Max and Mia, after their mother is deported to Mexico. Includes glossary of Spanish words.

Jun 16, 2020
Eruption at Krakatoa by Charman, Katrina, author. Eruption at Krakatoa

A parakeet, a rhinoceros, and a tiger must team up to survive the catastrophic eruption of Krakatoa.

Jun 12, 2020
Escape from Camp California by Sheinmel, Courtney, author. Escape from Camp California

The magical RV takes twins Finn and Molly to Northern California, where they help keep campers safe during a wildfire.

Jun 25, 2020
Escape from the Twin Towers by Messner, Kate, author. Escape from the Twin Towers

Ranger the time-travelling Golden retriever was trained for search-and-rescue and even though he did not pass the tests he has used his training on his many trips to help people caught up in disasters; now he has arrived at the World Trade Center on the morning of September 11, 2001 just as the first plane hits, and he must rescue fifth-graders Risha and Max who are trapped in the wreckage, guide them to safety, and hopefully reunite them with Risha's mother who works on the ninety-first floor.

Jun 12, 2020
Every missing piece by Conklin, Melanie, author. Every missing piece

"Ever since her father died in a terrible accident, Maddy Gaines has worried a lot. She calls the police so often that she's on a first-name basis with the Sheriff. When a new boy moves to town, Maddy is convinced that he's not who he says he is-he's a boy who went missing six months ago. Maddy, her dog, her best friend, and her stepdad team up to see what he's hiding"--

Jun 12, 2020
Eyes on the prize by Kear, Nicole C, author. Eyes on the prize

Veronica Conti's desire to win a trophy is put to the test when she is paired up with her worst enemy Matthew Sawyer fo the 100 Day Contest, if they have any chance of winning they need help from the Fix It Friends.

Jun 25, 2020
Family recipe by Simon, Coco, author. Family recipe

When tasked with a family tree project at school, Molly, who is adopted, struggles with doubt before finding support from the people who have always given her love.

Jun 12, 2020
Finders Creepers by Fridolfs, Derek/ Nguyen, Dustin (ILT) Finders Creepers

Jun 25, 2020
Finding François - a story about the healing power of friendship by Gordon, Gus, 1971- author, illustrator. Finding François - a story about the healing power of friendship

Alice sends a message in a bottle that travels the River Seine and lands with Franc¸ois, who helps her heal from the loss of her beloved grandmother.

Jun 25, 2020
Finn and the intergalactic lunchbox by Buckley, Michael, 1969- author. Finn and the intergalactic lunchbox

"When Earth is threatened by an invading race of bugs called the Plague, 11-year-old Finn, his arch-nemesis, Lincoln, his crush, Julep, and one pink unicorn lunchbox become Earth's last best hope against destruction"--

Jun 25, 2020
First Day Critter Jitters by John, Jory/ Climo, Liz (ILT) First Day Critter Jitters

Jun 25, 2020
Five Things About Ava Andrews by Dilloway, Margaret Five Things About Ava Andrews

Jun 12, 2020
Flibbertigibbety Words - Young Shakespeare Chases Inspiration by Guthrie, Donna/ Gilland, ¿sa (ILT) Flibbertigibbety Words - Young Shakespeare Chases Inspiration

Jun 25, 2020
Foreverland by Kear, Nicole C., author. Foreverland

On the day that her father plans to move out of the house, twelve-year-old Margaret runs away to live in an amusement park, where a mysterious boy teaches her the basics of how to get food and avoid security.

Jun 25, 2020
Ghost Hunter's Daughter by Poblocki, Dan Ghost Hunter's Daughter

Jun 25, 2020
Gravity by Hansen, Grace Gravity

Jun 25, 2020
Grover by Posner-Sanchez, Andrea, author. Grover

Introduces Grover and what he likes to do, say, and play.

Jun 25, 2020
Guide Dogs for the Blind by Boynton, Alice Guide Dogs for the Blind

Jun 25, 2020
Happy birthday, Geronimo! by Stilton, Geronimo, author. Happy birthday, Geronimo!

While celebrating his birthday with his family, Geronimo realizes someone has replaced all of his money with counterfeit bills and sets out to find the thieves.

Jun 12, 2020
Heat by Hansen, Grace Heat

Jun 25, 2020
Hello from Renn Lake by Hurwitz, Michele Weber, author. Hello from Renn Lake

In Wisconsin, as her adoptive parents open their lake cabins for summer visitors, twelve-year-old Annalise, abandoned as an infant and able to communicate with the lake, discovers a growing toxic algae bloom and teams up with her friends to save the beloved body of water.

Jun 12, 2020
Hello neighbor! - the kind and caring world of Mister Rogers by Cordell, Matthew, 1975- author, illustrator. Hello neighbor! - the kind and caring world of Mister Rogers

"A biographical look at the life and career of Fred Rogers and the impact of his show, Mister Rogers' Neighborhood"--

Jun 25, 2020
Herding dogs by Furstinger, Nancy, author. Herding dogs

This title introduces young dog lovers to the sport of herding, covering everything from the history of the sport to conditioning, training, and competing.

Jun 25, 2020
Hidden pictures by Keene, Carolyn, author. Hidden pictures

In the sleepy town of Shady Oaks, Nancy Drew and her friends investigate an exhibit of photographs, rumored to be cursed, and their connection to the disappearance of two people.

Jun 12, 2020
Hide and seek by Mlynowski, Sarah, author. Hide and seek

When a flood forces Nory and her best friends to evacuate Dunwiddle and relocate to prestigious Sage Academy, the upside-down magic students have a hard time fitting in.

Jun 25, 2020
Homer's Excellent Adventure by Hoover, P. J. (Patricia J.), 1970- author. Homer's Excellent Adventure

"Homer is about to fail out of school unless he can come up with a story. An epic story. Oh, and it needs to be written in Dactylic Hexameter. No big deal ... except Homer has no idea what that is. But the Greek god Hermes has a story that needs a storyteller, and with a trick of immortal magic, he sends Homer and his best friend Dory back ten years to the end of the Trojan War. They meet up with the Greek hero Odysseus along with an entire crew of smelly sailors and set off on a journey filled

Jun 15, 2020
Hotel Bruce by Higgins, Ryan T. Hotel Bruce

Jun 25, 2020
How artists see play by Carroll, Colleen, author. How artists see play

"How Artists See is designed to teach children the art of observation and increase their visual literacy. These interactive, inquiry-based books-suitable for both home and classroom-invite young readers to compare and contrast the ways in which differentartists treat similar themes. They are an ideal way to introduce kids to art. This new edition of How Artists See Play is revised and redesigned. More than two-thirds of the featured artworks are newly selected, and they are even more stylistical

Jun 25, 2020
How artists see work by Carroll, Colleen, author. How artists see work

"How Artists See is designed to teach children the art of observation and increase their visual literacy. These interactive, inquiry-based books-suitable for both home and classroom-invite young readers to compare and contrast the ways in which differentartists treat similar themes. They are an ideal way to introduce kids to art. This new edition of "How Artists See Work" is revised and redesigned. More than two-thirds of the featured artworks are newly selected, and they are even more stylistic

Jun 25, 2020
How Georgie Radbourn saved baseball by Shannon, David, 1959- How Georgie Radbourn saved baseball

After Boss outlaws baseball in America, spring stops coming--until a young boy beats the tyrant at his own game.

Jun 25, 2020
I Am Alexander Hamilton by Parent, Nancy (ADP) I Am Alexander Hamilton

Jun 25, 2020
I Am Not a Label - 34 Disabled Artists, Thinkers, Athletes and Activists from Past and Present by Burnell, Cerrie/ Baldo, Lauren Mark (ILT) I Am Not a Label - 34 Disabled Artists, Thinkers, Athletes and Activists from Past and Present

Jun 25, 2020
I Wish I Was a Sea Turtle by Bov,̌ Jennifer I Wish I Was a Sea Turtle

Jun 25, 2020
Ick! - delightfully disgusting animal dinners, dwellings, and defenses by Stewart, Melissa, author. Ick! - delightfully disgusting animal dinners, dwellings, and defenses

"From award-winning author Melissa Stewart comes the grossest journey through the animal world you'll ever take. From ants to zorillas, get ready to discover some seriously strange animal behaviors. Slurp up soupy insides with houseflies, spit sticky saliva to build nests with birds, and fend off predators with poop-flinging caterpillars and farting snakes. And that's just the tip of the dung pile! These yucky habits may seem surprising to us, but they're totally normal for these animals. In fac

Jun 25, 2020
If you want a friend in Washington / Wacky, Wild & Wonderful Presidential Pets by McGill, Erin, author. If you want a friend in Washington / Wacky, Wild & Wonderful Presidential Pets

"A clever, funny, and informative look at the pets--from Calvin Coolidge's wallaby to Teddy Roosevelt's flying squirrels--that have passed through the White House gates"--

Jun 25, 2020
In the role of Brie Hutchens . . . by Melleby, Nicole, author. In the role of Brie Hutchens . . .

"When strong-willed, drama-loving eighth grader Brie Hutchens tells a lie because she isn't quite ready to come out to her mother, she must navigate the consequences in her relationships with her family, friends, and faith"--

Jun 25, 2020
It Happened on Sweet Street by Adderson, Caroline/ Jorisch, Stephane It Happened on Sweet Street

Jun 25, 2020
It is a tree by Batori, Susan, author. It is a tree

In this retelling of the fable from India, blindfolded children at a party play a guessing game.

Jun 25, 2020
It's girls like you, Mickey by Kim, Patti, 1970- author. It's girls like you, Mickey

Mickey faces a lot of challenges when starting seventh grade, but an instant connection with new student Sun Joo improves her outlook until Sydney, popular and mean, decides to make Sun Joo her friend.

Jun 25, 2020
It's not my fault! by John, Jory, author. It's not my fault!

A boy steadfastly blames everything from messy homework to a dirty face on inanimate objects until they visit his dreams, reminding him that he must take responsibility for his mistakes.

Jun 25, 2020
Jane Goodall - a champion of chimpanzees by Albee, Sarah, author. Jane Goodall - a champion of chimpanzees

Presents the life and accomplishments of the pioneering scientist who became the world's expert on chimpanzees.

Jun 25, 2020
Journey to freedom, 1838 by Winston, Sherri, author. Journey to freedom, 1838

In this retelling of an episode from Uncle Tom's Cabin, the slave Eliza Harris resolves to escape with her two-year-old son across the frozen Ohio River to prevent her master from selling the boy. Includes historical notes on Harriet Beecher Stowe, slavery in America, the Fugitive slave laws, and the Underground Railroad.

Jun 12, 2020
Journey to Jo'burg - a South African story by Naidoo, Beverley, author. Journey to Jo'burg - a South African story

Naledi and Tiro, two Black South African children, encounter the painful, confusing, and frightening realities of apartheid during a journey from their small African village to Johannesburg.

Jun 12, 2020
Joy by Ismail, Yasmeen, author. Joy

An exuberantly playful kitten scampers, wriggles and races throughout the house with a ball of yarn while her mother sleeps, before crashing into the family's big blue dog, in an energetic celebration of the bond between a parent and child.

Jun 25, 2020
Jules vs. the ocean by Sima, Jessie, author, illustrator. Jules vs. the ocean

Determined to build "the biggest, fanciest, most excellent sandcastle" to impress her sister, Jules is foiled again and again by the ocean.

Jun 25, 2020
June's wild flight by Brallier, Max, author. June's wild flight

While the kids plan their next move, an unexpected threat emerges and June gets separated from her friends, dragged miles away from Wakefield to a town overgrown with monstrous vines and never-before-seen creatures. Drawing on her post-apocalyptic survival and action skills--and with the help of some odd new companions--June attempts to make her way back home. But not before she uncovers critical information about the mysterious "Tower." Information that the future of our world may hinge upon ..

Jun 16, 2020
Katie, cupcakes, and wedding bells by Simon, Coco, author. Katie, cupcakes, and wedding bells

Excitedly joining her best friends to help organize her mother's wedding, Katie finds her enthusiasm waning after learning that she will be moving into a new home with her blended family.

Jun 12, 2020
Keep it together, Keiko Carter by Florence, Debbi Michiko, author. Keep it together, Keiko Carter

Keiko, Audrey, and Jenna have always been best friends, and Keiko desperately wants it to stay that way, but now they are starting seventh grade, and everything seems to be changing; Audrey is obsessed with the idea of them all securing boyfriends, but when she and Jenna focus on the same boy their friendship starts to break apart--and then Keiko finds herself attracted to Audrey's brother, Conner (who has generally been cast as the enemy), and suddenly she finds herself having to choose between

Jun 25, 2020
Kiki's Delivery Service by Kadono, Eiko/ Onoda, Yuta (ILT) Kiki's Delivery Service

Jun 25, 2020
Knock, knock! Who's there? by Ross, Anna, author. Knock, knock! Who's there?

Invites young readers to help the Sesame Street characters by lifting the flaps to find out who is hiding.

Jun 25, 2020
Korean Children's Favorite Stories - Fables, Myths and Fairy Tales by So-un, Kim/ Kyoung-Sim, Jeong (ILT) Korean Children's Favorite Stories - Fables, Myths and Fairy Tales

Jun 25, 2020
Late lunch with llamas by Osborne, Mary Pope, author. Late lunch with llamas

"The magic tree house whisks Jack and Annie away to South America, where they must climb Machu Picchu to save a baby llama"--

Jun 25, 2020
Let's Play Outdoors! - Exploring Nature for Children by Mcrae, Carla (ILT)/ Ard Catherine Let's Play Outdoors! - Exploring Nature for Children

Jun 25, 2020
Light by Hansen, Grace Light

Jun 25, 2020
Lions by Bodden, Valerie Lions

Jun 25, 2020
Little Bear's Treasures by Dreis, Stella Little Bear's Treasures

Jun 25, 2020
Little Critter goes to school by Mayer, Mercer, 1943- author, illustrator. Little Critter goes to school

Little Critter rides the school bus, meets a new teacher, and makes new friends at school.

Jun 25, 2020
Llamas and the Andes - late lunch with llamas by Osborne, Mary Pope, author. Llamas and the Andes - late lunch with llamas

"An overview of llamas, chinchillas, and other Andean animals, as well as a general look at the region and its people"--

Jun 25, 2020
Lost kingdom by Myklusch, Matt, author. Lost kingdom

When Fate puts the Secret Map of the World into Joey Kopecky, Shazad, and Leanora's hands, they set out to find a lost kingdom that could hold the key to a new age of magic.

Jun 12, 2020
Love by Sophia by Averbeck, Jim, author. Love by Sophia

Encouraged by her teacher to approach her art assignment from new points of view, Sophia produces a piece she is proud of, but can she persuade her hard-to-impress family to take a chance on a different perspective?

Jun 25, 2020
Lucky me, Lucy McGee by Amato, Mary, author. Lucky me, Lucy McGee

"While Lucy McGee tries to track down her missing ukulele, the members of the Songwriting Club must decide if it's worth competing against one another in a giveaway for free concert tickets"--

Jun 12, 2020
Lyddie by Paterson, Katherine, author. Lyddie

Impoverished Vermont farm girl Lyddie Worthen is determined to gain her independence by becoming a factory worker in Lowell, Massachusetts, in the 1840s.

Jun 25, 2020
Magnetism by Hansen, Grace Magnetism

Jun 25, 2020
Maisy gets a pet by Cousins, Lucy, author, illustrator. Maisy gets a pet

When Penguin's cat gives birth to kittens, Maisy takes one home, and learns how to properly take care of her new friend.

Jun 25, 2020
Match point by Sabino, David, 1969- author. Match point

"It's game day, and readers of Match Point are given a court-side view of the serves and volleys that make up a tennis match. Along the way, they'll learn all about the history of tennis dating all the way back to France in the 16th century! A special section in the back of the book is chock-full of even more facts about the game and its storied history and players. It is custom-made for the fan who loves all things tennis!"--

Jun 25, 2020
Michelle Obama - first lady and superhero by Howden, Sarah, author. Michelle Obama - first lady and superhero

Introduces the life and accomplishments of the first African American first lady.

Jun 25, 2020
Moonbeams - a lullaby of the phases of the moon by Bausum, Ann, author. Moonbeams - a lullaby of the phases of the moon

"I see the moon. Can the moon see me? Tell me, shadow moon, what do you see? Toward the sun, I shine quite bright, but down on Earth, there's darkest night. My first face is fresh and new. You'll see each phase before we're through. In this sweet bedtimestory is a universal truth-we are all connected by the moon. From Yosemite to the Taj Mahal to the coast of Greece, we all gaze upon the same moon. Told in dual perspectives from the phases of the moon and from people around the world, they work

Jun 25, 2020
Mountains by Guillain, Charlotte/ Madden, Chris (ILT) Mountains

Jun 25, 2020
Mr. Marty loves a party! by Gutman, Dan, author. Mr. Marty loves a party!

A.J. invites all his friends and favorite teachers to his birthday party, but hiring popular party planner Mr. Marty makes for one weird party.

Jun 25, 2020
Mr. Tiger, Betsy, and the blue moon by Gardner, Sally, author. Mr. Tiger, Betsy, and the blue moon

A humorous, perfect, modern fairytale for Christmas about a determined girl, Betsy K Glory, Mr Tiger and his troupe of circus acrobats, a lonely giant and an enchanted toad. This is the story of Betsy K Glory, the daughter of a mermaid and an ice-cream maker. She lives on an island that's been left off the map of the world where she wonders how to make wishes come true. She discovers that only Gongalong berries harvested when the moon is blue, then made into delicious-wishes ice cream will work.

Jun 16, 2020
Mulan by Rudnick, Elizabeth, author. Mulan

When China is invaded by the Huns, Mulan decides that she must disguise herself as a male soldier to fight in place of her ill father, who has been called up for war.

Jun 12, 2020
Mulan by Rudnick, Elizabeth, author. Mulan

When China is invaded by the Huns, Mulan decides that she must disguise herself as a male soldier to fight in place of her ill father, who has been called up for war.

Jun 12, 2020
Music for Tigers by Kadarusman, Michelle Music for Tigers

Jun 25, 2020
My Art Book of Happiness by Gozansky, Shana My Art Book of Happiness

Jun 25, 2020
Nana Akua goes to school by Walker, Tricia Elam, author. Nana Akua goes to school

Zura is worried about how her classmates will react to her Ghanaian Nana's tattoos on Grandparents Day, but Nana finds a way to show how special and meaningful they are.

Jun 25, 2020
Nature's Light Spectacular - 12 Stunning Scenes of Earth's Greatest Shows by Flint, Katy/ Li, Cornelia (ILT) Nature's Light Spectacular - 12 Stunning Scenes of Earth's Greatest Shows

Jun 25, 2020
Night animals by Marino, Gianna, author, illustrator. Night animals

Possum is hiding from the sounds in the night, and his fear sets off a chain reaction in the other night animals.

Jun 25, 2020
Nightshade by Horowitz, Anthony, 1955- author. Nightshade

Alex Rider is sent by MI6 Special Operations to infiltrate a new and sinister organisation known only as Nightshade. He is sent to a maximum security facility in Gibraltar to impersonate Julius Grief, who may know something about the organization and their plans to attack London. In protecting his home city Alex is on his own, with the fate of thousands of people resting in his hands. -- adapted from jacket and perusal of book

Jun 16, 2020
Nola's Scribbles Save the Day by Lalli, Cristina Nola's Scribbles Save the Day

Jun 25, 2020
Not your all-American girl by Rosenberg, Madelyn, 1966- author. Not your all-American girl

Sixth-graders Lauren and Tara have always done everything together so it is only natural that they both try out for their middle school musical play, about an "all-American" girl in 1958; Tara gets the lead role, as usual, because in the teacher's mind Lauren, half-Jewish and half-Chinese, does not fit the image of all-American girl--Lauren is hurt but resolved to support her friend, but her two grandmothers are furious and they intend to do something about it.

Jun 25, 2020
Odin, dog hero of the fires by Smith, Emma Bland, author. Odin, dog hero of the fires

"The real-life story of a heroic dog during the 2017 Tubbs Fire in Northern California"--

Jun 25, 2020
One last shot by Anderson, John David, 1975- author. One last shot

Miniature golf becomes an escape for Malcolm during a time when his home life feels tumultuous and he must navigate tournaments, new friendships, and growing tensions at home.

Jun 25, 2020
Only the cat saw by Wolff, Ashley, author, illustrator. Only the cat saw

As Tessa and her family get ready to settle down for the night, the cat gets ready to explore and sees many things.

Jun 25, 2020
Onward - the junior novelization by Francis, Suzanne, author. Onward - the junior novelization

When elf brothers Ian and Barley try to bring their father back with a magical spell, only half of him appears, and the brothers must embark on an adventurous journey to complete the spell.

Jun 12, 2020
Optical illusions by Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR) Optical illusions

An interactive introduction to optical illusions features a wealth of lift-flaps, pull-tabs, and visual eye tricks including a spinning thaumatrope, a stereoscope, and a 3-D sculpture that "follows" observers around the room, in a volume that also sharesaccessible explanations for why illusions work.

Jun 25, 2020
Otto Tattercoat and the forest of lost things by Woods, Matilda, author. Otto Tattercoat and the forest of lost things

Left alone in Hodeldorf, the coldest city anywhere, Otto joins forces with Nim and other tattercoats, street children who steal to survive, to face evil forces and save the day.

Jun 25, 2020
Our favorite day of the year by Ali, A. E., author. Our favorite day of the year

Four kindergartners who think they have nothing in common become friends after sharing traditions of their holidays, including Eid-ul-Fitr, Rosh Hashanah, Christmas, and Pi Day.

Jun 25, 2020
Paws for a Cause by May, Kyla Paws for a Cause

Jun 25, 2020
Penny and Clover, Follow That Ball! by Perl, Erica S./ Martin, Leire (ILT) Penny and Clover, Follow That Ball!

Jun 25, 2020
Pete the Cat and the unicorn's missing colors by Dean, Kim, 1969- author. Pete the Cat and the unicorn's missing colors

When his friend Steve the unicorn mysteriously loses all the colors from his rainbow tail, Pete the Kitty grabs his magical paint brush and joins the unicorn on a search for the missing colors.

Jun 25, 2020
Play in the wild - how baby animals like to have fun by Judge, Lita, author. Play in the wild - how baby animals like to have fun

"An adorable nonfiction picture book by Lita Judge about the many ways baby animals engage in play and how play helps them grow"--

Jun 25, 2020
Play like an animal! - why critters splash, race, twirl, and chase by Gianferrari, Maria, author. Play like an animal! - why critters splash, race, twirl, and chase

Jun 25, 2020
Polar Bears by Bodden, Valerie Polar Bears

Jun 25, 2020
Pony on the Twelfth Floor by Faber, Polly/ Jennings, Sarah (ILT) Pony on the Twelfth Floor

Jun 25, 2020
Popper the poltergeist - the first haunting shown on tv by Atwood, Megan, author. Popper the poltergeist - the first haunting shown on tv

"In February 1958, the Hermann family began to experience strange events at their home in Seaford, New York. The first occurrences were harmless--just caps popping off of bottles. But soon things escalated. Dishes were smashed, bookshelves toppled over, and objects moved. Could these unexplained events have been the work of a devious poltergeist named Popper?"--

Jun 25, 2020
Ragweed & Poppy by Avi/ Floca, Brian (ILT) Ragweed & Poppy

Jun 12, 2020
Rescuing Mrs. Birdley by Reynolds, Aaron, 1970- author. Rescuing Mrs. Birdley

Self-proclaimed animal expert Miranda Montgomery sees her teacher at the grocery store and decides to return her to her natural habitat, the classroom.

Jun 25, 2020
Restoring the Great Lakes by McClanahan, Ben, 1978- author. Restoring the Great Lakes

"Describes threats to the biodiversity of the Great Lakes and steps that are being taken to prevent further damage. Includes fun facts and a "Look at That!" special feature"--

Jun 25, 2020
Return to Black Bear Mountain by Dixon, Franklin W, author Return to Black Bear Mountain

Brother detectives Frank and Joe return to dangerous Black Bear Mountain to help locate a scientist gone missing from a remote research station.

Jun 12, 2020
Rick by Gino, Alex, author. Rick

Eleven-year-old Rick Ramsey has generally gone along with everybody, just not making waves, even though he is increasingly uncomfortable with his father's jokes about girls, and his best friend's explicit talk about sex; but now in middle school he discovers the Rainbow Spectrum club, where kids of many genders and identities can express themselves--and maybe among them he can find new friends and discover his own identity, which may just be to opt out of sex altogether.

Jun 16, 2020
Rock on, mom and dad! by Dean, James, 1957- author. Rock on, mom and dad!

Pete the cat wants to thank his parents for all the things they do for him, but he isn't sure how until he speaks to his brother and gets some inspiration.

Jun 25, 2020
Rocking the tide by Yolen, Jane, author. Rocking the tide

A guitar-playing fish and his friends in a band called the Fry are eager to perform in a school concert but they all have the jitters, afraid something will go wrong.

Jun 25, 2020
Rot, the bravest in the world! by Clanton, Ben, 1988- author, illustrator. Rot, the bravest in the world!

Rot the mutant potato must find a way to face his fear after his big brother, Snot, tells him there may be a dangerous Squirm in the magnificent mud pit he found.

Jun 25, 2020
Rowley Jefferson's awesome friendly adventure by Kinney, Jeff, author, illustrator. Rowley Jefferson's awesome friendly adventure

Rowley Jefferson, Greg Heffley's best friend, tells the story of "Roland the Kind" and "Garg the Barbarian" and their quest to vanquish the evil White Warlock.

Jun 25, 2020
Sara and the search for normal by King, Wesley, author. Sara and the search for normal

Seventh-grader Sara wants to be normal but her panic attacks and other episodes cause her to isolate herself until, in group therapy, she meets talkative and outgoing Erin, her first friend.

Jun 25, 2020
Seekers of the Wild Realm by Ott, Alexandra, author. Seekers of the Wild Realm

Twelve-year-old Bryn's only hope of becoming a Seeker like her father is to help rival Ari train a baby dragon in exchange for sharing his training, but holds many secrets.

Jun 25, 2020
Serena Williams by Savage, Jeff Serena Williams

Jun 25, 2020
Seven Clues to Home by Polisner, Gae/ Baskin, Nora Raleigh Seven Clues to Home

Jun 12, 2020
Shadow in the Woods and Other Scary Stories by Brallier, Max/ Rubegni, Letizia (ILT) Shadow in the Woods and Other Scary Stories

Jun 25, 2020
Sharks by Bodden, Valerie Sharks

Jun 25, 2020
She/he/they/them - understanding gender identity by Stanborough, Rebecca, author. She/he/they/them - understanding gender identity

"She/he/they/them. Why do we use gender pronouns? And why do some people wish to be referred to as "they"? What is gender identity all about? Students will learn to understand these terms and the reasons behind them. They will also learn how to deal withquestions they may have about gender identity"--

Jun 25, 2020
Sir Isaac Newton by Wood, Alix Sir Isaac Newton

Jun 25, 2020
Slush Puppy Love by Soontornvat, Christina Slush Puppy Love

Jun 25, 2020
Solar system by the numbers by Jenkins, Steve, 1952- author. Solar system by the numbers

Collects infographics and illustrations that visually represent interesting and easy-to-understand facts, figures, and comparisons intended to offer readers a better understanding about the solar system.

Jun 25, 2020
Sound by Hansen, Grace Sound

Jun 25, 2020
Space invaders by Ocean, Davy, author. Space invaders

Buzz Sharkfin is planning a mission to the mysterious surface world of Earth and Harry cannot wait to join the awesome adventure, but when his lifelong nemesis Rick Reef is chosen for the mission too it is anything but smooth sailing.

Jun 25, 2020
Starting from Seneca Falls by Schwabach, Karen, author. Starting from Seneca Falls

In 1848, eleven-year-old Bridie runs away to Seneca Falls, New York, where she meets a free black girl named Rose and gets caught up in Elizabeth Cady Stanton's plans for a women's rights convention. Includes historical notes.

Jun 12, 2020
Stephen Hawking - a life beyond limits by Woolf, Alex, 1964- author. Stephen Hawking - a life beyond limits

"With spot art, charts, and graphic panels, this biography celebrates the life and accomplishments of Stephen Hawking"--

Jun 25, 2020
Stolen jewels by Perelman, Helen, author. Stolen jewels

When the royal jewels are stolen, Princess Mini and her friends try to solve the mystery.

Jun 25, 2020
Summer and July by Mosier, Paul, author. Summer and July

When twelve-year-old goth girl Juillet and thirteen-year-old surfer girl Summer meet, they set aside their painful pasts and begin to transform into they people they would like to be.

Jun 12, 2020
Syd Hoff's Danny and the dinosaur ride a bike by Hale, Bruce, author. Syd Hoff's Danny and the dinosaur ride a bike

Danny is inspired by a new bicycle exhibit at the museum to learn how to ride a bike, and gets help from his best friend the dinosaur.

Jun 25, 2020
The Amelia Six - an Amelia Earhart mystery by Gray, Kristin L., author. The Amelia Six - an Amelia Earhart mystery

Eleven-year-old Millie and five other girls, snowed in at Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum in Atchison, Kansas, are on a scavenger hunt when the lights go out and Amelia's aviator goggles go missing.

Jun 25, 2020
The Appalachian Trail by Bauer, Marion Dane, author. The Appalachian Trail

"With her trademark simple but lyrical text enhanced by John Wallace's irresistible illustrations, Marion Dane Bauer describes the wonders of the Appalachian Trail for Level One beginning readers"--

Jun 25, 2020
The Battle of the Bulge - Nazi Germany's Final Attack on the Western Front by Burgan, Michael, author. The Battle of the Bulge - Nazi Germany's Final Attack on the Western Front

Jun 25, 2020
The Berenstain Bears and the rowdy crowd / An Early Reader Chapter Book by Berenstain, Stan, 1923-2005, author. The Berenstain Bears and the rowdy crowd / An Early Reader Chapter Book

Sister is worried when Brother joins the Too-Tall gang's basketball team.

Jun 25, 2020
The Berenstain Bears' nature rescue / An Early Reader Chapter Book by Berenstain, Stan, 1923-2005, author. The Berenstain Bears' nature rescue / An Early Reader Chapter Book

When Brother's class studies birds, the citizens of Bear Country end up choosing sides in a battle between environmentalists and those who want to cut down the trees in Birder's Woods to build houses.

Jun 25, 2020
The best seat in first grade by Kenah, Katharine, author. The best seat in first grade

On the first day of first grade, Sam tells his friends about how his elephant had a baby during the summer, before leading the class on a visit to the zoo.

Jun 25, 2020
The Candy Caper Case by Jacobs, Paul Dubois/ Swender, Jennifer/ West, Karl (ILT) The Candy Caper Case

Jun 25, 2020
The Crankypants tea party by Bottner, Barbara, author. The Crankypants tea party

Clarissa invites all of her stuffed animals to a tea party, but they refuse to attend because they think she has mistreated them.

Jun 25, 2020
The day I was erased by Thompson, Lisa (Lisa Anne), 1973- author. The day I was erased

Twelve-year-old Maxwell, convinced his whole town hates him, wishes he had never been born then, realizing he actually is important, tries to get his life back with the help of an elderly neighbor, Reg.

Jun 12, 2020
The dream weaver by Alegre, Reina Luz, author. The dream weaver

"Twelve-year-old Latinx Zoey navigates the tricky waters of friendship and family while searching for a way to save her grandfather's bowling alley from closing"--

Jun 25, 2020
The eagle huntress - the true story of the girl who soared beyond expectations by Aisholpan, Nurgaiv, author. The eagle huntress - the true story of the girl who soared beyond expectations

"Eagle huntress Aisholpan Nurgaiv shares her story"--

Jun 25, 2020
The Evil Princess vs. the Brave Knight take turns by Holm, Jennifer L, author. The Evil Princess vs. the Brave Knight take turns

"Siblings Evil Princess and Brave Knight learn to take turns"--

Jun 25, 2020
The Fowl twins by Colfer, Eoin, author. The Fowl twins

"One week after their eleventh birthday, the Fowl twins--scientist Myles, and Beckett, the force of nature--are left in the care of house security (NANNI) for a single night. In that time they befriend a troll who has clawed his way through the earth's crust to the surface. Unfortunately for the troll, he is being chased by a nefarious nobleman and an interrogating nun, who both need the magical creature for their own gain, as well as a fairy-in-training who has been assigned to protect him. The

Jun 12, 2020
The Girl and the Witch's Garden by Bowman, Erin The Girl and the Witch's Garden

Jun 12, 2020
The great pet heist by Ecton, Emily, author. The great pet heist

When their elderly owner goes to the hospital, Butterbean the dachshund, Walt the cat, Oscar the mynah bird, and rats Marco and Polo plan a robbery to support themselves.

Jun 25, 2020
The Greenbrier ghost - a ghost convicts her killer by Atwood, Megan, author. The Greenbrier ghost - a ghost convicts her killer

"Elva Zona Heaster died in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, in January 1897. Her death was originally thought to be from natural causes. But when Zona's ghost began visiting her mother, the death began to look a lot more suspicious. This terrifying truestory details the trial of Zona's murderer and the evidence presented against him from Zona herself, beyond the grave"--

Jun 25, 2020
The grumpy pirate by Demas, Corinne, author. The grumpy pirate

Grumpy Gus is one pirate that complains about everything, even about seeking treasure, an attitude that annoys his fellow pirates--so the Pirate Queen gives Gus an equally grumpy parrot in hopes that it will teach Gus a lesson and make him change his grumpy ways.

Jun 25, 2020
The House of Madame M by Perrin, Clotilde The House of Madame M

Jun 25, 2020
The incredibly dead pets of Rex Dexter by Reynolds, Aaron, 1970- author. The incredibly dead pets of Rex Dexter

Cursed by an old carnival game, sixth-grader Rex Dexter uses his new ability to communicate with dead animals to investigate the mysterious deaths of endangered zoo animals.

Jun 25, 2020
The littlest voyageur by Preus, Margi, author. The littlest voyageur

In 1792, Jean Pierre Petit Le Rouge, a squirrel, eager for adventure, stows away in the canoe of a group of voyageurs, unaware of what they are traveling so far to trade. Includes pronunciation guide, historical notes, and a recipe.

Jun 15, 2020
The Lumberjanes BEASTiary - the most amazing guide to all the coolest creatures you've ever heard of and a few you haven't by Tamaki, Mariko, author. The Lumberjanes BEASTiary - the most amazing guide to all the coolest creatures you've ever heard of and a few you haven't

"Over the years, there have been countless magical creatures spotted at Miss Qiunzella Thiskwin Penniquiqul Thistle Crumpet's Camp for Hardcore Lady Types: mermaids, moon mice, griffins, Cloudies-you name it, the campers have seen it! But there's only onegroup of Lumberjanes equipped to catalog all the strange happenings at the camp: Roanoke cabin. Jo, April, Molly, Mal, Ripley, and Barney are working to earn their BEAST trophy, which is an epic project to collect all the knowledge they have abo

Jun 25, 2020
The magic eraser by Starmer, Aaron, 1976- author. The magic eraser

When Carson Cooper learns magical Locker 37's combination, he is only seeking something to fix the stain on his pants, but gets a pink rubber eraser that can erase absolutely anything.

Jun 25, 2020
The map of stars by Ruby, Laura, author. The map of stars

It was only a few days ago that Tess Biedermann, Theo Biedermann, and Jaime Cruz, along with a mysterious figure from the past, managed to survive an assault on the location of the latest clue in the Morningstarr cipher -- and, in the process, made a shocking discovery about their own connection to this one-hundred-sixty-year-old enigma. Now the friends are divided. Tess and Theo have no idea what the photo they found in Greenwood Cemetery means, but Jaime is convinced that they do, and that the

Jun 16, 2020
The Mayflower by Messner, Kate/ Meconis, Dylan (ILT) The Mayflower

Jun 25, 2020
The messy life of Blue by Railey, Shawna, author. The messy life of Blue

Eleven-year-old Beulah "Blue" Warren, a fearless girl surrounded by boys, is beginning to forget her deceased mother but a new revelation gives her the strength to grieve for her mother once and for all.

Jun 25, 2020
The next great Jane by Going, K. L. (Kelly L.) author. The next great Jane

"Jane, a budding writer and Jane Austen fan, discovers the true secret to writing when a famous author and her cute, but annoying, son come to her small coastal town and play seemingly unwitting roles in affecting the custody battle between Jane's Hollywood mother and marine biologist father"--

Jun 25, 2020
The ocean in your bathtub by Fishman, Seth, author. The ocean in your bathtub

"The Earth's five oceans and its water cycle connect all of us in important and unexpected ways"--

Jun 25, 2020
The popularity code by Faris, Stephanie, author. The popularity code

When the students in her middle school become obsessed with a new website called SlamBook, Faith Taylor decides to find out which classmates are leaving negative posts and retaliates with her own harmful comments.

Jun 12, 2020
The rider's reign by George, Jessica Day, 1976- author. The rider's reign

Anthea gathers her friends to meet with the antagonistic emperor of Kronenhof, hoping to find Coronami princess Margaret, the herd stallion, and other horses her mother has taken before war breaks out.

Jun 25, 2020
The robot who knew too much by West, Tracey, 1965- author. The robot who knew too much

Franken-Sci High is the only school in the world for aspiring mad scientists and it's located on a craggy island in the Bermuda Triangle, of course! While some mad scientists are power-hungry maniacs, the school was founded in 1536 as a refuge for generations of brilliant--and sometimes eccentric--young minds. Students are encouraged to use their brainpower for good, but the teachers accept that some kids will want to take over the world ... and the school cafeteria. When his robot friend, Ther

Jun 16, 2020
The stepmom shake-up by Lenz, Niki, author. The stepmom shake-up

When her widowed father threatens the integrity of Team Gravy by starting to date again, twelve-year-old Grace decides to sabotage all his romantic endeavors.

Jun 12, 2020
The sticky situation by Stilton, Geronimo, author. The sticky situation

Geronimo Stilton and Trap team with a group of beekeepers to start harvesting honey, but their efforts are complicated by the evil Madam No.

Jun 25, 2020
The truth according to Blue by Yohalem, Eve, author. The truth according to Blue

"Thirteen-year-old Blue Broen teams up with her diabetic alert dog and the spoiled daughter of a vacationing movie star on a treasure hunt to find her family's ancestral fortune"--

Jun 25, 2020
The turnover by Lupica, Mike, author. The turnover

"When a young basketball star decides to research his grandfather--and coach--for a school project, he uncovers a decades-old scandal that changes everything he thought he knew about his grandfather"--

Jun 25, 2020
The vanishing statue by Keene, Carolyn, author. The vanishing statue

While attending a fancy party hosted by Duchess Strickland, a wealthy philanthropist who owns a priceless art collection, teenaged Nancy Drew finds a new mystery to investigate when the goddess statue disappears.

Jun 25, 2020
The way to Rio Luna by Caordova, Zoraida, author. The way to Rio Luna

Eleven-year-old Danny Monteverde believes in magic, he believes that the enchanted land of Rio Luna in his older sister's favorite book is real, and most of all he believes that if he can find the way to Rio Luna he will find his sister Pili there, because he does not believe that his sister would run away from the group home where they lived and leave him behind; but after years of being passed from one foster family to another his faith begins to fade--until one day he finds a mysterious book

Jun 12, 2020
Thea Stilton and the race for gold by Stilton, Thea, author. Thea Stilton and the race for gold

The Thea Sisters help their friend Beatrice get ready for the Summer Olympics.

Jun 25, 2020
They Call Me the Night Howler! by Stine, R. L. They Call Me the Night Howler!

Jun 25, 2020
Three's a crowd by Kear, Nicole C, author. Three's a crowd

"Friends are like sprinkles on a birthday cake--you can never have too many! So when a new girl named Margot joins the class, Veronica and her BFF, Cora, welcome her with open arms. Everything about Margot is super exciting--from her fashion designer momto the perfect French she speaks--and everyone loves her. Especially Cora. Before long, Cora and Margot have matching outfits and rhyming nicknames. Veronica feels left out, big time, but she won't give up on her best friend without a fight. Tro

Jun 25, 2020
Thunder run by Older, Daniel Josae, author. Thunder run

Now that she has found her brother Montez, Magdalys and her squad have embarked on a secret mission for General Grant, taking them deep into the Louisiana swamplands, to New Orleans, and eventually to the Mexican border where Imperial troops are forming an alliance with the Confederates in pursuit of spreading slavery--and once more Magdalys will have to use her telepathic link to the dinosaurs to save herself, her squad, and the union she believes in.

Jun 25, 2020
Turtle boy by Wolkenstein, M. Evan, author. Turtle boy

Seventh-grader Will's Bar Mitzvah community service project, visiting an incurably ill older boy in the hospital, leads to a friendship that is life-changing for both them and those around them.

Jun 12, 2020
Twilight hauntings by Sage, Angie, author. Twilight hauntings

"Alex has a set of Enchanted cards. When she flutters her fingers above them, something magical happens: the cards come alive and create moving pictures of what is now and what is yet to come. But Enchantment is illegal in the city of Luma, and those who practice it are imprisoned forever in the Vaults--dark dungeons deep below the city. When Alex is betrayed by her foster sister Zerra, she knows she is in great danger. With the help of her little foster brother, Louie, she makes a daring escape

Jun 16, 2020
War is over by Almond, David, 1951- author. War is over

John, an English boy whose father is a World War I soldier while his mother works in a munitions factory, and who has been taught that he, too, is at war with the Germans, has a strange encounter with a German boy called Jan who is just like him.

Jun 25, 2020
We Dream of Space by Kelly, Erin Entrada We Dream of Space

Jun 25, 2020
When I hit the road by Cavanaugh, Nancy J, author. When I hit the road

Samantha's journal relates a boring visit to her grandmother's condominium that takes an unexpected turn when she, Gram, Gram's friend Mimi, and Mimi's grandson Brandon set out across Florida for a seniors' karaoke contest. Includes recipe for chocolate chip cookies.

Jun 12, 2020
Which way is home? by Kiely, Maria, author. Which way is home?

In 1948, following World War II, eleven-year-old Anna, her mother, and older sister must flee Czechoslovakia after Russian Communists take over the government. Includes notes about the author's family history, on which the story is based.

Jun 12, 2020
Wondrous Rex by MacLachlan, Patricia, author. Wondrous Rex

Newbery Medal-winning author Patricia MacLachlan has written a magical and funny tale about the joy found in using words, sharing stories, and loving a wondrous dog named Rex.

Jun 15, 2020
Yo-ho, yo . . . no! by Krulik, Nancy E., author. Yo-ho, yo . . . no!

With just one more good deed to do to complete her Quest of Kindness and gain admission to knight school, Princess Pulverizer, accompanied by pals Dribble and Lucas, tries to rescue a mermaid held captive on a pirate ship.

Jun 12, 2020
Zero to hero by Pastis, Stephan, author. Zero to hero

"Timmy Failure is not just any detective-he is the greatest detective in his town, perhaps the nation. He is so famous that there have been seven books written about his life. Plus a movie. And so he has agreed to provide the world with his extraordinary origin story, as dictated to his biographer and best friend, Charles "Rollo" Tookus. New York Times best-selling author Stephan Pastis is back with the hilariously heartwarming tale of how it all started for our favorite clueless detective-inclu

Jun 16, 2020
Zeus, dog of chaos by Tubb, Kristin O'Donnell, author. Zeus, dog of chaos

"Zeus, a German shepherd, is assigned to Madden as a diabetic alert dog and must help him navigate middle school"--

Jun 12, 2020
Zombies are people, too by Greenwald, Tom, 1962- author. Zombies are people, too

After scientists at the lab Arnold escaped from just want zombies and humans to be friends, Arnold agees to teach other zombies about humans, but he soon realizes that the new "zombies" being created are different and he is determined to discover their secret.

Jun 12, 2020