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A goat called Willow by Peters, Helen (Children's fiction writer), author. A goat called Willow

"Jasmine has secretly rescued a baby goat. She's gorgeous but she's really naughty! Will her amazing antics persuade Jasmine's parents to let her stay, or will Jasmine have to say goodbye to Willow for ever?"--Publisher's description.

Sep 27, 2021
A Kind of Spark by Mcnicoll, Elle A Kind of Spark

Sep 24, 2021
A lamb called Lucky by Peters, Helen (Children's fiction writer), author. A lamb called Lucky

It's lambing time on the farm and Jasmine has her hands full. She has two orphaned baby birds to care for, as well as a tiny motherless lamb who needs her attention. She's determined to look after little Lucky and keep him safe. But there are bigger dangers facing the flock, ones that come in the dead of night.

Sep 27, 2021
A tiny bit lucky by Pichon, Liz, author. A tiny bit lucky

Sep 24, 2021
A wish in the dark by Soontornvat, Christina, author. A wish in the dark

"A boy on the run. A girl determined to find him. A compelling fantasy looks at issues of privilege, protest, and justice. All light in Chattana is created by one man--the Governor, who appeared after the Great Fire to bring peace and order to the city. For Pong, who was born in Namwon Prison, the magical lights represent freedom, and he dreams of the day he will be able to walk among them. But when Pong escapes from prison, he realizes that the world outside is no fairer than the one behind bar

Sep 27, 2021
A wizard's wings by Barron, T. A. A wizard's wings

Merlin's fragile home on the isle of Fincayra is threatened by the attack of a mysterious warrior with swords for arms and by the escape of Stangmar from his imprisonment, as Merlin continues to move toward his ultimate destiny.

Oct 15, 2021
Ben Y and the ghost in the machine by Holt, K. A., author, illustrator. Ben Y and the ghost in the machine

School and life have become much more difficult since Ben Y's older brother died, especially since the indefinable Ace seems determined to seek her out without clarifying what kind of relationship she wants; mostly Ben Y tries to cope with her situation by going to the chatroom and obsessively typing messages to her brother who is no longer there--but when she starts getting messages from the ghost in the machine (apparently) she finds that her deepest secrets are suddenly exposed.

Oct 5, 2021
Biscuits, bands and very big plans by Pichon, Liz, author, illustrator. Biscuits, bands and very big plans

"Tom has some very BIG plans! Tom and his band, The DogZombies, have some big plans! First they need to catch a glimpse into Delia's secret diary. But that'll mean taking a BIG risk: snooping in her room! Then they're going to write a new smash-hit single. (Which means stocking up on essential snacks.) Plus, Tom's got to doodle as much as possible, especially when Marcus is watching! It's lucky Tom's fuelled by biscuits, or he'd never have the energy for it all . . ."--

Sep 24, 2021
Born on the water / Born on the Water by Hannah-Jones, Nikole, author. Born on the water / Born on the Water

Stymied by her unfinished family tree assignment for school, a young girl seeks Grandma's counsel and learns about her ancestors, the consequences of slavery, and the history of Black resistance in the United States.

Sep 24, 2021
Burying the Moon by Poulin, Andree/ Zohra, Sonali (ILT) Burying the Moon

Oct 15, 2021
Candidly Cline by Ormsbee, Kathryn, author. Candidly Cline

Cline Alden's grandmother says that music is in the family's blood, but Cline's mother is dead-set against her daughter's dreams of becoming a country music singer; Cline is determined to find the money to attend a Young Singer-Songwriter Workshop in Lexington (not too far from her Paris, Kentucky home), so now she has a lot on her mind--she is hiding things from her mother, she is losing her beloved grandmother to Alzheimer's, and she has begun to acknowledge, to herself at least, that she is m

Oct 12, 2021
Concealed by Gonzalez, Christina Diaz, 1969- author. Concealed

"Katrina doesn't know any of the details about her past, but she does know that she and her parents are part of the Witness Protection Program. Whenever her parents say they have to move on and start over, she takes on a new identity...Until their location leaks and her parents disappear. Forced to embark on a dangerous rescue mission, Katrina and her new friend Parker set out to save her parents-and find out the truth about her secret past and the people that want her family dead"--

Oct 15, 2021
Crashing in Love by Jacobson, Jennifer Richard Crashing in Love

Sep 24, 2021
Creatures of the flood by Hunter, Erin, author. Creatures of the flood

"Three young pandas set out on separate journeys to save their homes and families in the Bamboo Kingdom"--

Oct 5, 2021
Cuba in my pocket by Cuevas, Adrianna, author. Cuba in my pocket

In 1961 Cuba, with the threat of military service for children looming, twelve-year-old Cumba's parents send him to Miami, where he lives with a new family and misses his homeland.

Oct 5, 2021
Dear Austin - letters from the Underground Railroad by Woodruff, Elvira. Dear Austin - letters from the Underground Railroad

In 1853, in letters to his older brother, eleven-year-old Levi describes his adventures in the Pennsylvania countryside with his black friend Jupiter and his experiences with the Underground Railroad.

Sep 24, 2021
DogZombies rule (for now) by Pichon, Liz, author. DogZombies rule (for now)

Here's my excellent plan to make DogZombies the best band in the whole wide world! How hard can it be? (Very.) Right now I'm going to: Write more songs (not about teachers); Make a spectacular music video (easy); Get some sleep (tricky when you're being kept awake by loud noises); Annoy Delia (nothing to do with DogZombies but always fun).

Sep 24, 2021
Doomraga's revenge by Barron, T. A. Doomraga's revenge

The dragon Basil, now mighty in strength, size, and courage, seeks the cause of a new series of crises that threaten the stability of Avalon, while his friend Merlin is distracted by problems with his son, Krystallus.

Oct 15, 2021
Eighth Grade Vs. the Machines by Levy, Joshua S. Eighth Grade Vs. the Machines

Sep 24, 2021
Eleanor Amplified and the trouble with mind control by Sheehan, John, 1981- author. Eleanor Amplified and the trouble with mind control

"A quirky, radio-drama inspired middle grade novel based on the popular WHYY children's podcast Eleanor Amplified, following a tenacious investigative reporter on her latest adventure to get the whole story and save Union City from evil"--

Sep 24, 2021
Eleanor Amplified and the trouble with mind control by Sheehan, John, 1981- author. Eleanor Amplified and the trouble with mind control

"Based on the popular children's podcast, follow Eleanor Amplified as she teams up with middle-school reporter Miku to get the scoop and save the day! Join world-renowned investigative reporter Eleanor Amplified as she goes undercover to help a student reporter and fan, Miku Tangeroa, expose the corruption at her middle school. Together they discover that the new organic lunch program and tech-based learning systems are doing more harm than good and might actually be part of an evil plot that m

Sep 24, 2021
Elizabeth Webster and the chamber of stolen ghosts by Lashner, William, author. Elizabeth Webster and the chamber of stolen ghosts

Middle schooler Elizabeth Webster has a new case for the Court of Uncommon Pleas: a fourth grader who says her sister's ghosts were stolen; the case leads her to the Ramsberger Institute of the Paranormal, run by Frederick Ramsberger and his grandmother (deceased), who are imprisoning and controlling ghosts, and who have a connection to Elizabeth's enemy, the fearsome demon Redwing.

Oct 12, 2021
Epic adventure (kind of) by Pichon, Liz, author. Epic adventure (kind of)

Having two sets of grandparents is turning out to be very good for me. The Wrinklies are keen of giving presents and they're planning a family outing which is going to be epic! Even Delia wants to come.

Sep 24, 2021
Family, friends and furry creatures - my school project by Pichon, Liz, author. Family, friends and furry creatures - my school project

In the next hilarious illustrated instalment of Tom Gates, Mr Fullerman has a class assignment: a family tree! Tom's ready to learn all about the Gates family, his friends and a furry creature. But just what 'is' that squeaking sound coming from Tom's shoes?

Sep 24, 2021
Far from perfect by Smale, Holly, author. Far from perfect

Faith Valentine has it all - fame, money and extraordinary beauty. But what she wants more than anything is a quiet life away from the cameras. Except nobody ever asks Faith what she wants, and her family's expectations are crushing her.The world thinks she's perfect, but is there is more to perfection than meets the eye?

Sep 27, 2021
Fifty-four Things Wrong With Gwendolyn Rogers by Carter, Caela Fifty-four Things Wrong With Gwendolyn Rogers

Sep 24, 2021
Foxes in a fix by Cameron, W. Bruce, author. Foxes in a fix

Rescue dog Lily helps her owner Maggie Rosie find a missing family of Arctic foxes that escaped their cage at the zoo.

Oct 12, 2021
Frankie and Amelia by McGovern, Cammie Frankie and Amelia

Oct 15, 2021
Genius ideas (mostly) by Pichon, Liz author, illustrator. Genius ideas (mostly)

Tom Gates fills his notebooks with sketches and comments about his family and friends, including seeing his sister Delia without her sunglasses, trying to get in shape for Sport's Day, and forming a band, the Dogzombies, with his friends for the school talent show.

Sep 24, 2021
Ghost girl by Malinenko, Ally, author. Ghost girl

"Zee Puckett loves ghost stories. She just never expected to be living one. It all starts with a dark and stormy night. When the skies clear, everything is different. People are missing. And Zee is seeing frightening things: large, scary dogs that talk and maybe even . . . a ghost. When she tells her classmates, only her best friend Elijah believes her. Worse, mean girl Nellie gives Zee a cruel nickname: Ghost Girl. But whatever the storm washed up isn't going away. To fight for what's right, Ze

Sep 24, 2021
Giant - prequel to The Merlin saga by Barron, T. A., author. Giant - prequel to The Merlin saga

When a terrible attack forces young, peace-loving giant Shim and his mother to flee the magical isle of Fincayra and a wager shrinks him down to the size of a man's knee, they must embark on a perilous journey to reach the only person who could possibly help them, the mysterious Domnu.

Oct 15, 2021
Gussy by Cajoleas, Jimmy Gussy

Oct 15, 2021
Harry Potter - a magical year by Rowling, J. K., author. Harry Potter - a magical year

"This irresistible gift book takes readers on an unforgettable journey through the seasons at Hogwarts. Jim Kay's captivating illustrations, paired with much-loved quotations from J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter novels--one moment, anniversary, or memory forevery day of the year--bring to life all of the magic, beauty, and wonder of the wizarding world. In Harry Potter: A Magical Year, a selection of Kay's most iconic illustrations are joined by previously unseen pencil sketches and preparatory piec

Oct 15, 2021
Haven's Secret by Benoist, Melissa/ Benoist, Jessica/ Tamaki, Mariko Haven's Secret

Oct 15, 2021
Heroes by Calonita, Jen, author. Heroes

"Princess Devin didn't come to Royal Academy for fame, glory, or a crown. All she's ever wanted is to be a Magical Creature Caretaker. Just when Devin gets up the courage to ask about following her passion, disaster strikes. The evil Rumplestiltskin and Alva cast a curse that nearly destroys Enchantasia, a new villain is on the rise, and the students of Royal Academy find they now have to share their castle with the delinquents from the notorious Fairy Tale Reform School. Devin feels stuck--how

Oct 12, 2021
How to save a superhero by Freeman, Ruth, 1951- author. How to save a superhero

Fifth-grader Addie and two other children who spend afternoons at the Happy Valley retirement community, where their mothers work, investigate whether one of the residents is a superhero.

Oct 15, 2021
Howl of the wind dragon by West, Tracey, 1965- author. Howl of the wind dragon

The wizard Astrid is planning to cast the False Life spell which will bring to life the bones of giant ancient beasts and allow her to conquer all the kingdoms; in order to prevent her the Dragon Masters must find the Wind Dragon, the final dragon neededto undo the spell--but that dragon and her Dragon Master are captives, and it is up to Drake and his friends to rescue them, and hope they are in time to stop Astrid.

Sep 24, 2021
Imaginary by Bacon, Lee, author. Imaginary

Eleven-year-old Zach knows he is too old to have an imaginary playmate, but between grieving for the loss of his father and coping with bullying at school the only place he seems to find joy is in his fantasy world with his best friend Shovel.

Sep 24, 2021
Infestation by Lang, Heidi, author. Infestation

"Rae discovers that killer alien centipedes have overrun the town of Whispering Pines, while Caden deals with the fallout of his brother Aiden's return from the Other Place"--

Sep 27, 2021
Kingston and the echoes of magic by Moses, Rucker, author. Kingston and the echoes of magic

When his magician father's old rival, Maestro, finds a way to overwrite reality with an alternate timeline in which he rules over all, Kingston, Too Tall, and V must find a way into the Realm and travel back through time to stop Maestro and save Brooklynbefore it is erased for good.

Oct 15, 2021
Knights and bikes by Kent, Gabrielle, author. Knights and bikes

"Welcome to the sleepy island of Penfurzy, where nothing exciting ever really happens. OR DOES IT? Adventure awaits Demelza and her best friend in the whole world, Nessa, as they explore the island and uncover the mysteries of the Penfurzy Knights"--

Oct 5, 2021
Last gamer standing by Zhao, Katie, author. Last gamer standing

"In twelve-year-old Reyna Cheng's world, gaming is everything. Professional esports teams are the mainstream celebrities. Kids begin training from a young age, aspiring for the big leagues. Reyna is the up-and-coming junior amateur Dayhold gamer, competing in a VR battle royale against AI monsters and human players. But despite Reyna's rising popularity and skills, no one knows who she is. Gaming is still a boys' club and to protect herself against trolls and their harassment, she games as the m

Oct 5, 2021
Little Polar Bear Rescue by Delahaye, Rachel/ Davies, Jo Anne (ILT)/ Mason, Suzie (ILT) Little Polar Bear Rescue

Oct 12, 2021
Long road to the circus by Bird, Betsy, author. Long road to the circus

Twelve-year-old Suzy Bowles dreams of life outside the small town of Burr Oak Michigan, but when she stumbles on the opportunity to learn ostrich-riding with the infamous Madame Marantette her obligations to her family on the farm threaten to derail her dreams of a bigger life. Includes photographs and information on Madame Marantette.

Oct 12, 2021
Mega make and do and stories too by Pichon, Liz, author, illustrator. Mega make and do and stories too

"How has this scary beast escaped into Tom's sort-of-normal world? Is it one of his doodles? Is it Delia on the rampage? Is it Mr. Fullerman at full moon? For now it's a secret but all will (eventually) be revealed in this book. So, what do we actually know for sure? There will be laughs. There will be doodles. There will be all the bonkers excitement and brilliance that have launched Tom's books to global fame."--

Sep 24, 2021
Melting point by Cousteau, Philippe, 1980- author. Melting point

The Endangereds--animals with super abilities--find their mission to save the last of a species of nearly extinct sloths complicated by an enemy animal faction bent on saving the world by rendering humans extinct.

Oct 12, 2021
Merlin, the lost years by Barron, T. A. Merlin, the lost years

A young boy who has no identity nor memory of his past washes ashore on the coast of Wales and finds his true name after a series of fantastic adventures.

Oct 15, 2021
Nest of serpents by Jobling, Curtis, author. Nest of serpents

Waging a war that changes unexpectedly upon the return of the evil wereserpent, Drew is horrified when his friend Hector embraces dark powers and transforms into his most dangerous enemy.

Sep 24, 2021
Nest of serpents by Jobling, Curtis. Nest of serpents

"The entire kingdom of Lyssia is now at war, and the battle lines have been drawn. While Drew and his ragtag army defend the throne against Ratlords and Crowlords, Gretchen and Whitley venture on a harrowing journey through the perilous Dyrewood. But none of the Werelords counted on the return of the most terrifying monster of them all-- and enemy Drew thought he'd already slain"--Page 4 of cover.

Sep 24, 2021
Ottilie Colter and the withering world by Williams, Rhiannon (Australian children's author), author. Ottilie Colter and the withering world

"Sleeper comes for none...Ottilie and her friends are members of the Narroway Hunt, a secret organization that trains children to kill bloodthirsty monsters called dredretches. Now, the huntsmen are under attack--by something far worse than dredretches. Awitch is cursing them one by one, making them unwilling participants in a vengeful scheme. But what, exactly, is she planning--and will Ottilie have to join her to find out? The thrilling conclusion to a much-loved trilogy about friendship, chan

Oct 5, 2021
Pencilvania by Watson, Stephanie, 1979- author. Pencilvania

Twelve-year-old Zora finds herself transported into a fantastic world where all of her drawings have come to life.

Oct 12, 2021
Saint Ivy - kind at all costs by Morrison, Laurie, author. Saint Ivy - kind at all costs

"Ivy Campbell has always been a good kid...Ivy is 100 percent supportive when her mom decides to be a gestational surrogate, carrying and giving birth to her friends' baby. But when Ivy finds out the surrogacy treatment worked and her mom is pregnant...she's shocked that she's jealous and worried about what others will think...Ivy is determined to prove to herself that she's just as unselfish as she's always believed, and she gets the chance to do that when she receives an anonymous email from s

Sep 24, 2021
School of phantoms by Merritt, Kory, author, illustrator. School of phantoms

This follow-up to "No Place for Monsters" finds Levi and Kat trapped in the school overnight by freak weather and discovering that a cold-hearted new evil has emerged that they must stop before it eats the entire school.

Oct 12, 2021
Secret of the Ballet Book by Dello, Navita Secret of the Ballet Book

Sep 22, 2021
Shadows on the stars by Barron, T. A. Shadows on the stars

As the warlord Rhita Gawr tries to gather enough power to destroy Avalon, Tamwyn--the heir to the powers of his grandfather, Merlin--and his friends embark on separate quests to try to save their world.

Oct 15, 2021
Shelter by Matheson, Christie Shelter

Sep 24, 2021
Sparky by Miles, Ellen, author. Sparky

Lizzie has competition as a foster puppy parent at Caring Paws! While volunteering, she meets Harper, who might know more about dogs than Lizzie does! But when Sparky, a tiny Chihuahua mix, arrives with an injured leg, the two girls will have to team up to find this sweet, strong puppy a perfect home.

Oct 5, 2021
Spectacular school trip (really...) by Pichon, Liz, author. Spectacular school trip (really...)

"Tom's doing everything possible to stay out of trouble but somehow he's got THREE sad faces on the school achievement chart! And getting another sad face means Mr Fullerman won't let him go on the SCHOOL TRIP! Moany Marcus Meldrew is making things worse. If that's not enough, Tom's grandparents, The Fossils, are getting married (again). His mum's gone all 1970s, his dad's got a new novelty car, and grumpy Delia is FURIOUS about something. Can his best friend Derek help? Will Rooster the dog sto

Sep 24, 2021
Super good skills (almost ...) by Pichon, Liz, author. Super good skills (almost ...)

Sep 24, 2021
Sydney A. Frankel's Summer mix-up by Joseph, Danielle, author. Sydney A. Frankel's Summer mix-up

"Sydney is dreading the summer course she has to take at the community center-until her best friend, Maggie, comes up with a daring switcheroo plan so they can both take classes they like"--

Oct 15, 2021
Ten tremendous tales by Pichon, Liz, author, illustrator. Ten tremendous tales

A laugh-out-loud, fully illustrated collection of stories starring Tom Gates and his friends, family and foes! Featuring: a delicious chicken pie; getting stuck in a lift with Delia; a teacher swap at school; some tiny ants in tiny pants and the adventures of Wafer Boy.

Oct 11, 2021
Ten tremendous tales by Pichon, Liz, author. Ten tremendous tales

Sep 24, 2021
The Backyard Secrets of Danny Wexler by Pokras, Karen The Backyard Secrets of Danny Wexler

Oct 15, 2021
The Bookshop of Dust and Dreams by Thompson, Mindy The Bookshop of Dust and Dreams

Oct 15, 2021
The Christmas pig by Rowling, J. K., author. The Christmas pig

"Jack loves his childhood toy, Dur Pig. DP has always been there for him, through good and bad. Until one Christmas Eve something terrible happens -- DP is lost. But Christmas Eve is a night for miracles and lost causes, a night when all things can come to life... even toys. And Jack's newest toy -- the Christmas Pig (DP's replacement) -- has a daring plan: Together they'll embark on a magical journey to seek something lost, and to save the best friend Jack has ever known..."--

Oct 12, 2021
The circus at the end of the sea by Snyder, Lori R., author. The circus at the end of the sea

"Maddy Adriana knows that magic is real...One day, that tug leads her to a magical street circus...For the first time in Maddy's life, she finally feels like she belongs. But the circus is in grave danger. Maddy will need to confront the frightening sideof magic, as well as her own deepest fears, if she's to have any hope of saving the place she dreams of calling home"--

Oct 15, 2021
The dreamweavers by Schmidt, G. Z. (Gail Zhuang), author. The dreamweavers

"Twin siblings journey through the City of Ashes and visit the Jade Rabbit to save their grandpa in this Chinese folklore-inspired fantasy adventure"--

Sep 27, 2021
The Great Bear by Robertson, David, 1977- author. The Great Bear

"In this second book in the Narnia-inspired Indigenous middle-grade fantasy series, Eli and Morgan travel back to Misewa, only to realize they've travelled back farther than expected. At school, Eli is being bullied, and while he tries to hide what's happening to him from Morgan, she knows something is wrong. Morgan herself is also in turmoil when she is given the phone number of her birth mother, and she struggles to know what to do with it. They turn to the place where they know they can learn

Oct 12, 2021
The great tree of Avalon by Barron, T. A. The great tree of Avalon

In accordance with prophecy, Avalon's existence is threatened in the year that stars stop shining and at the time when both the dark child and Merlin's heir are to be revealed.

Oct 15, 2021
The hideaway by Smy, Pam, author, illustrator. The hideaway

Billy McKenna, fleeing violence in his family home, runs away to a cemetery where he meets an elderly man tending graves who is sure that supernatural events are about to happen in the near future.

Oct 15, 2021
The Ice House by Sherwood, Monica The Ice House

Oct 15, 2021
The Interplanetary Expedition of Mars Patel by Chari, Sheela The Interplanetary Expedition of Mars Patel

Sep 24, 2021
The last kids on Earth and the doomsday race by Brallier, Max, author. The last kids on Earth and the doomsday race

This much anticipated seventh book in the best-selling series finds Jack, Quint, June and Dirk continuing their journey with new friends, new stakes and a new ride.

Sep 24, 2021
The List of Unspeakable Fears by Kramer, J. Kasper, author. The List of Unspeakable Fears

In 1910 New York City, four years after her Irish immigrant father dies of tuberculosis, ten-year-old Essie's fear and anxiety continue to grow uncontrollably, so much that when her mother, a brave nurse, remarries and the family moves to North Brother Island, where Essie's new stepfather runs a quarantine hospital for the incurably sick, Essie imagines all manner of horrors, including the ghost of a little girl--which might not be imaginary after all.

Sep 27, 2021
The Midnight Brigade by Borba, Adam, author. The Midnight Brigade

"Three unexpected friends find a gruff yet kindhearted troll underneath their local Pittsburgh bridge who teaches them the importance of friendship and raising their voices"--

Sep 24, 2021
The Midnight Visitor by Webb, Holly/ Lodge, Sarah (ILT) The Midnight Visitor

Oct 12, 2021
The mirror of fate by Barron, T. A. The mirror of fate

Through adventures involving a haunted marsh, talking trees, and the creature called the ballymag, the young wizard Merlin continues to experience both his growing powers and his essential humanity.

Oct 15, 2021
The Night Ride by Coats, J. Anderson (Jillian Anderson), author. The Night Ride

Saving her coppers to buy a beloved horse that has been transferred to the royal stables of the king of Mael Dunn, new stablehand Sonnia must compete in a dangerous, highly illegal Night Ride to protect her horse.

Oct 15, 2021
The raging fires by Barron, T. A. The raging fires

Having voyaged to the Otherworld in his quest to find himself, the young wizard Merlin must face fire in many different forms and deal with the possibility of losing his own magical power.

Oct 15, 2021
The seven songs by Barron, T. A. The seven songs

Having stumbled upon his hidden powers, the young wizard Merlin voyages to the Otherworld in his quest to find himself and the way to the realm of the spirit.

Oct 15, 2021
The thirteenth hour by Sosna-Spear, Quinn, author. The thirteenth hour

When her dying aunt gives her a magical pocket watch, twelve-year-old Rosemary, as she begins to dream, enters a fantastical place where each hour of the watch takes her to a different world--until the class bully steals the watch, and Rosemary must gather the magic from all twelve worlds to rescue a boy she does not even like.

Sep 24, 2021
The Vanderbeekers make a wish by Glaser, Karina Yan, author. The Vanderbeekers make a wish

Excited for Papa's surprise fortieth birthday party, the Vanderbeeker children learn more about their mysterious grandparents while waiting for the celebration to start.

Oct 12, 2021
There's a dragon in my stocking! by Nicoll, Tom, author. There's a dragon in my stocking!

When disaster strikes during his family's Christmas Eve dinner party, Eric and his mini-dragon, Pan, along with Pan's parents, must find a way to save the day!

Oct 12, 2021
This is our rainbow - 16 stories of her, him, them, and us by Locke, Katherine (EDT)/ Melleby, Nicole (EDT) This is our rainbow - 16 stories of her, him, them, and us

Featuring contributions from Eric Bell, Katherine Locke and A.J. Sass, this first LGBTQA+ anthology for middle-grade readers presents stories of queer fantasy, historical and contemporary stories for every letter of the acronym.

Oct 15, 2021
Tom Gates is absolutely fantastic (at some things) by Pichon, Liz, author. Tom Gates is absolutely fantastic (at some things)

Sep 24, 2021
Top of the class (nearly) by Pichon, Liz, author. Top of the class (nearly)

"How does this kid genius stay on top? Find out - and don't be shy about laughing like a raving looniac too! Doodle hero Tom Gates is sharing his tips for success. Want to be like him? Just follow these simple rules. 1. Stay awake in lessons (it helps). 2. Don't draw HILARIOUS pictures of your teachers. 3. AVOID the class bully. 4. NEVER let Mum and Dad touch your school planner. 5. Don't let your grumpy sister BOSS you about. OK: Tom didn't exactly follow his own rules. But he still rules the w

Sep 24, 2021
Treasures of the Twelve by Lin, Cindy, author. Treasures of the Twelve

"Usagi's quest to save her younger sister, Uma, and save Midaga from the Dragonlord continues in this sequel to The Twelve"--

Sep 24, 2021
Tristan Strong keeps punching by Mbalia, Kwame, author. Tristan Strong keeps punching

The Strong family is having a reunion in New Orleans, and twelve-year-old Tristan is supposed to be keeping an eye on his younger cousin Terrance when several things happen at once: he sees his archenemy, King Cotton, and a mysterious girl grabs his magic cellphone--her name is Seraphine, and she seems to know everything about Tristan and the god Anansi (currently inhabiting the cellphone), and she has a mission for Tristan, one that is going lead to a final confrontation with haint King Cotton.

Oct 12, 2021
Ultimate magic by Barron, T. A. Ultimate magic

The dragon Basil leads the ultimate battle to save the land of Avalon, and finally must decide whether to obey his dear friend Merlin's request, even though it means giving up his powers as a warrior.

Oct 15, 2021
War of the Werelords by Jobling, Curtis, author. War of the Werelords

Follows a chaotic Seven Realms war between the Catlords and the Wolf that forces Drew to take a final stand against Lyssia's deadliest villain and his best friend, Boarlord Hector.

Sep 24, 2021
Welcome back, Maple Mehta-Cohen by McGovern, Kate, author. Welcome back, Maple Mehta-Cohen

"Maple Mehta-Cohen has been keeping a secret: she can't read all that well. She has an impressive vocabulary and loves dictating stories into her recorder-especially the adventures of a daring sleuth who's half Indian and half Jewish like Maple herself-but words on the page just don't seem to make sense to her. Despite all Maple's clever tricks to hide her troubles with reading, her teacher is on to her, and now Maple has to repeat fifth grade"--

Oct 15, 2021
Welcome to Dweeb Club by Uhrig, Betsy, author. Welcome to Dweeb Club

Jason Sloane and his seventh-grade friends are the first to sign up for a strange new club that monitors school security footage, but when the new computers show the club members themselves as unlikable high school seniors five years in the future they scramble to solve the mystery.

Oct 12, 2021
What comes next by Buyea, Rob, author. What comes next

Twelve-year-old Thea, devastated after seeing her best friend die, begins to open to the possibility of new friendships and forgiveness, and comes to believe in what cannot be fully explained.

Oct 5, 2021
What monster? by Pichon, Liz, author, illustrator. What monster?

"How has this scary beast escaped into Tom's sort-of-normal world? Is it one of his doodles? Is it Delia on the rampage? Is it Mr. Fullerman at full moon? For now it's a secret but all will (eventually) be revealed in this book. So, what do we actually know for sure? There will be laughs. There will be doodles. There will be all the bonkers excitement and brilliance that have launched Tom's books to global fame."--

Sep 24, 2021
Worst-case Collin by Caprara, Rebecca, author. Worst-case Collin

"In the two years since his mother was killed in an automobile crash, Colin has been anticipating further disasters, writing down what to do in the event of an avalanche or mentally practicing the Heimlich maneuver just in case--but the real trouble is that his mathematician father is obsessed with a classic math problem and has a hoarding problems that is spiraling out of control, leaving Colin desperate to hide this chaos from his friends and everyone else, even as he struggles with his own gr

Oct 12, 2021
Yes! No. (Maybe ...) by Pichon, Liz, author. Yes! No. (Maybe ...)

Sep 24, 2021