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100 friends by Bernstein, Ariel, author. 100 friends

"Warren is a seven-year-old boy. Dragon is a seven-hundred-year-old dragon. Not that most people believe that. Most people are sure that Dragon is a stuffed animal. People such as Warren's twin sister, Ellie, who challenges Warren to a contest at their new school: making 100 new friends. Warren isn't so good at making friends, but he doesn't like losing to Ellie, and Dragon will help him. But the first day of school doesn't exactly turn out the way he'd hoped, and even worse, Dragon disappears!

Oct 19, 2018
9 from the nine worlds - stories by Riordan, Rick, author. 9 from the nine worlds - stories

"Beloved characters from the Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard series star in these hilarious and inventive new short stories, each set in a different one of the Nine Worlds from Norse mythology"--

Oct 19, 2018
A dastardly plot by Healy, Christopher, 1972- author. A dastardly plot

In 1883 New York, while trying to introduce her mother's flying machine to the men-only Inventors' Guild, twelve-year-old Molly uncovers a plot to destroy the World's Fair.

Oct 19, 2018
A Dragon in the Castle? by Brody, Jessica/ Disney Storybook Art Team (COR) A Dragon in the Castle?

Oct 16, 2018
After zero by Collins, Christina, 1987- author. After zero

Elise carries a notebook full of tallies, each page marking a day spent at her new public school, each stroke of her pencil marking a word spoken. A word that can't be taken back. Five tally marks isn't so bad. Two is pretty good. But zero? Zero is perfect. Zero means no wrong answers called out in class, no secrets accidentally spilled, no conversations to agonize over at night when sleep is far away. But now months have passed, and Elise isn't sure she could speak even if she wanted to?not to

Oct 19, 2018
Angel and Bavar by Wilson, Amy Angel and Bavar

Oct 16, 2018
Anna, Banana, and the sleepover secret by Rissi, Anica Mrose, author. Anna, Banana, and the sleepover secret

"Anna and Sadie are excited to sleepover at Isabel's for the first time, but when a game of Truth or Dare goes wrong, they're left with a horrible secret"--

Oct 16, 2018
Aurora plays the part by Roehl, Tessa, author. Aurora plays the part

"Disney Princess Aurora doesn't even know she's a princess! She's lived her entire life in a cottage in the forest with her Aunt Flora, Aunt Fauna, and Aunt Merryweather. When she meets a young girl who is part of a traveling troupe of actors, Aurora's whole world opens up"--

Oct 16, 2018
Bad Hare Day by Skye, Obert/ Vieira, Eduardo (ILT) Bad Hare Day

Oct 16, 2018
Bah! Humbug! by Rosen, Michael, 1946- author. Bah! Humbug!

Harry Gruber has the starring role in his school's production of "A Christmas Carol," but his work-obsessed father cannot put his cell phone down long enough to watch.

Oct 19, 2018
Ballet breakdown by Gurevich, Margaret, author. Ballet breakdown

Moving to New Jersey from Philadelphia was stressful, but at least Jada has found Ms. Marianne's Academy of Dance, where she can continue to dance ballet--but she is not sure that the other girls at the Academy welcome her, and when she sprains her anklein practice she is sure that the whole universe is against her.

Oct 16, 2018
Ballet breakdown by Gurevich, Margaret, author. Ballet breakdown

Moving to New Jersey from Philadelphia was stressful, but at least Jada has found Ms. Marianne's Academy of Dance, where she can continue to dance ballet--but she is not sure that the other girls at the Academy welcome her, and when she sprains her ankle in practice she is sure that the whole universe is against her.

Oct 17, 2018
BFF breakup by Gurevich, Margaret, author. BFF breakup

When Gabriela hears about tryouts for a solo dance at the next dance competition she is super excited, but when Brie, her best friend at Ms. Marianne's Academy of Dance, decides to try out as well, it seems like it might be the end of a beautiful friendship--because Gabby really wants this opportunity, and she is having trouble dealing with the idea of competing against a friend.

Oct 16, 2018
BFF breakup by Gurevich, Margaret, author. BFF breakup

When Gabriela hears about tryouts for a solo dance at the next dance competition she is super excited, but when Brie, her best friend at Ms. Marianne's Academy of Dance, decides to try out as well, it seems like it might be the end of a beautiful friendship--because Gabby really wants this opportunity, and she is having trouble dealing with the idea of competing against a friend.

Oct 18, 2018
Big trouble by Forbeck, Matt, author. Big trouble

Evil giants wreak havoc in Ardeep Forest, in a book where the reader's choices determine the ending of the story.

Oct 19, 2018
Blood and bone by Hunter, Erin, author. Blood and bone

"A new Great Father now rules over the animals of Bravelands, but he is not what he seems, and unless the elephant Sky, the baboon Thorn, and the lion Fearless can fight his lies and unite the animals of the plains, the balance of Bravelands may be destroyed forever"--

Oct 20, 2018
Bluecrowne - a Greenglass House story by Milford, Kate, author. Bluecrowne - a Greenglass House story

In 1810, Lucy Bluecrowne, twelve, is bored living ashore with her stepmother and half brother until two nefarious strangers identify her little brother as the pyrotechnical prodigy they need for their evil plan.

Oct 20, 2018
Boo crew by Keene, Carolyn, author. Boo crew

When every kid in town auditions for a television talent show, Nancy, Bess, and George must uncover who is sabotaging the auditions.

Oct 19, 2018
Bounce back by Khan, Hena, author. Bounce back

When an injury sidelines new captain Zayd, he must find another way to be a leader for his basketball team.

Oct 19, 2018
Charlie Hernández and the league of shadows by Calejo, Ryan, author. Charlie Hernández and the league of shadows

Steeped in Hispanic folklore since childhood, middle schooler Charlie Herna´ndez learns the stories are true when, shortly after his parents disappearance, he grows horns and feathers and finds himself at the heart of a battle to save the world.

Oct 16, 2018
Clash of beasts by McMann, Lisa, author. Clash of beasts

Project Chimera scientists try to figure out a way to give Charlie Wilde and her friends new powers from the animal kingdom to use against Dr. Gray and his followers, who are bent on transforming humanity into a monstrous new species, subservient to them.

Oct 20, 2018
Cloud castle by Davidson, Zanna, author. Cloud castle

"Zoe and her friend Astra, the fairy unicorn, can't wait for the Midsummer Festival on Unicorn Island. But the island is growing hotter by the minute and the flowers are all wilting ... Has Shadow, the evil fairy pony, stolen the clouds?"--Page [4] cover.

Oct 19, 2018
Counting to perfect by LaFleur, Suzanne M, author. Counting to perfect

Ignored by her parents since her "perfect" older sister, Julia, had a baby, Cassie, twelve, foregoes her summer plans to join Julia and baby Addie on a road trip.

Oct 19, 2018
Crowfeather's trial by Hunter, Erin, author. Crowfeather's trial

In this Super Edition, set just after the events of Omen of the Stars, WindClan warrior Crowfeather must conquer the ghosts of his past to make way for his Clan's future. When a terrible threat rises within WindClan's territory, it heightens tensions that are already growing in the wake of the battle with the Dark Forest. Crowfeather is caught between his son, Breezepelt, and their Clanmates...but with the Clan in danger, the time for doubt is over. Join the legion of fans who have discovered th

Oct 16, 2018
Dance team bully by Gurevich, Margaret, author. Dance team bully

Ms. Marianne's Academy of Dance is Grace's refuge from middle school, but when Ella, the girl that makes fun of her at school, decides to join the Academy, Grace has two choices--let Ella's snide comments mess up her dance practice, or find her voice and,with the support of her friends, stand up to the bully.

Oct 16, 2018
Dance team bully by Gurevich, Margaret, author. Dance team bully

Ms. Marianne's Academy of Dance is Grace's refuge from middle school, but when Ella, the girl that makes fun of her at school, decides to join the Academy, Grace has two choices--let Ella's snide comments mess up her dance practice, or find her voice and, with the support of her friends, stand up to the bully.

Oct 18, 2018
Diy Pet Shop by Maker, Martha/ Yan, Xindi (ILT) Diy Pet Shop

Oct 19, 2018
Dodger boy by Ellis, Sarah, 1952- author. Dodger boy

In 1970 Vancouver, thirteen-year-old Charlotte and her best friend Dawn want to skip "teenhood" completely, but when a draft dodger from Texas comes to stay with Charlotte's family, she begins to see the world differently.

Oct 16, 2018
Dragons in a bag by Elliott, Zetta, author. Dragons in a bag

In Brooklyn, nine-year-old Jax joins Ma, a curmudgeonly witch who lives in his building, on a quest to deliver three baby dragons to a magical world, and along the way discovers his true calling.

Oct 19, 2018
Earth to Dad by Van Dolzer, Krista, author. Earth to Dad

After Astra Primm arrives at Minnesota's Base Ripley, eleven-year-old Jameson O'Malley begins to discover that people are hiding plenty from him about his father and the Mars colony where he lives, and about the strain between Jameson's parents.

Oct 19, 2018
Eliza Bing is (not) a star by Van Vleet, Carmella, author. Eliza Bing is (not) a star

Amazon.com

Oct 19, 2018
Escape the underdark by Forbeck, Matt, author. Escape the underdark

A group of prisoners try to escape the Underdark before they are taken to the drow city of Menzoberranzan and sold off as slaves, in a book where the reader's choices determine the ending of the story.

Oct 19, 2018
Eva's big sleepover by Elliott, Rebecca, author. Eva's big sleepover

Eva is planning a big sleepover for her "hatchday" celebration, but one of her friends, Sue, does not seem to want to attend--so Eva must find out what is bothering Sue, and help her get over her first-sleepover jitters.

Oct 16, 2018
Firefighter by Shotz, Jennifer Li Firefighter

Oct 19, 2018
Forgotten city by Ford, Michael, 1980- author. Forgotten city

Growing up in a world where a deadly virus has wiped out or mutated most of humanity, Kobi embarks on a search for his missing father only to uncover a conspiracy more deadly than the plague itself.

Oct 19, 2018
Fox Girl and the White Gazelle by Williamson, Victoria Fox Girl and the White Gazelle

Oct 17, 2018
Friday night stage lights by Alpine, Rachele, 1979- author. Friday night stage lights

Brooklyn Gartner eats, sleeps, and breathes ballet. But after her mom gets remarried and moves them to Texas, everything changes. Thanks to her star football player stepbrother, her family is football obsessed. And thanks to a new conditioning program, the middle school football team starts to take classes at her dance studio--the only place Brooklyn felt like she belonged. She has a chance to escape if she can get into her dream high school, The Texas School of the Arts, where she'll be able to

Oct 19, 2018
Frost fair by Davidson, Zanna, author. Frost fair

"Winter has arrived on Unicorn Island, and Zoe can't wait to visit the Frost Fair with her best friend, Astra, the fairy unicorn. But when cursed snowflakes begin falling, the unicorns are turned to ice. Who could be behind this evil plan--and can Zoe and Astra stop them?"--Page [4] cover.

Oct 19, 2018
Game changer by Greenwald, Tom, 1962- author. Game changer

An Amazon Best Book of the Month. Thirteen-year-old Teddy Youngblood is in a coma fighting for his life after an unspecified football injury at training camp. His family and friends flock to his bedside to support his recovery—and to discuss the events leading up to the tragic accident. Was this an inevitable result of playing a violent sport, or was something more sinister happening on the field that day? Told in an innovative, multimedia format combining dialogue, texts, newspaper articles, tr

Oct 19, 2018
Garbage Island - the nearly always perilous adventures of Archibald Shrew by Koehler, Fred, author, illustrator. Garbage Island - the nearly always perilous adventures of Archibald Shrew

"In the midst of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, Archibald Shrew and Garbage Island's mouse mayor, Mr. Popli, constantly clash over Archibald's bungled inventions. In fact, Archie and Mayor Popli are so busy arguing that they don't realize their island is falling apart until it's too late. Caught in a current, these unlikely companions are swept far from home on a rip-roaring adventure neither could have imagined. As they try to fight their way back, they'll face many perils--a massive storm, d

Oct 18, 2018
Geronimo Stilton. 70, The phantom bandit by Stilton, Geronimo, author. Geronimo Stilton. 70, The phantom bandit

adapted from cover description.

Oct 16, 2018
Ghosted by Margolis, Leslie, author. Ghosted

After hitting her head, Ellie Charles, thirteen, encounters a mysterious girl who takes her to moments in her past that explain how she became a manipulative, unhappy person in a story reminiscent of Dickens' "A Christmas Carol."

Oct 19, 2018
Grenade by Gratz, Alan, 1972- author. Grenade

On April 1, 1945 with the battle of Okinawa beginning, fourteen-year-old native Okinawan Hideki, drafted into the Blood and Iron Student Corps, is handed two grenades and told to go kill American soldiers; small for his age Hideki does not really want tokill anyone, he just wants to find his family, and his struggle across the island will finally bring him face-to-face with Ray, a marine in his very first battle--and the choice he makes then will change his life forever.

Oct 19, 2018
Hamstersaurus Rex gets crushed by O'Donnell, Tom, author. Hamstersaurus Rex gets crushed

"Sam Gibbs and his super-strong tiny buddy, Hamstersaurus Rex, keep encountering creepy abnormal objects like a floating sports jersey and a runaway go-kart. Could bizarre mutant animals be the cause."--Back of jacket.

Oct 19, 2018
Hamstersaurus Rex vs. the cutepocalypse by O'Donnell, Tom, author. Hamstersaurus Rex vs. the cutepocalypse

"Things are calm at last in Maple Bluffs. The evil manufacturer SmilesCorp is out of business, Hammie Rex is a new dad to three tiny mutant offspring (Stompy, Chompy, and Hatshepsut), and Sam Gibbs feels that he can resume normal life. But soon enough, things get weird. When Sam visits a toy store to buy Beefer a bar mitzvah gift, one of the toys comes alive and attacks Hammie and the babies! Who could be behind this latest diabolical scheme? Funny, highly illustrated, and fast-moving, the Hamer

Oct 18, 2018
Harbor me by Woodson, Jacqueline, author. Harbor me

"When six students are chosen to participate in a weekly talk with no adults allowed, they discover that when they're together, it's safe to share the hopes and fears they have to hide from the rest of the world"--

Oct 16, 2018
Hilda and the hidden people by Davies, Stephen, 1976- author. Hilda and the hidden people

When the tiny, invisible elves start harassing Hilda and her mother, Hilda must negotiate peace with the magical creatures so she doesn't have to move to Trolberg City.

Oct 19, 2018
Hip-hop road trip by Gurevich, Margaret, author. Hip-hop road trip

Brie and the rest of the dancers at Ms. Marianne's Academy of Dance are on their way to Florida to compete in the Citrus Jam which is held just outside of Orlando, and where first place includes the opportunity to march in the Main Street Parade at DisneyWorld--but the team from Austin, Texas, includes some girls who are planning to sabotage the other competitors.

Oct 16, 2018
Hip-hop road trip by Gurevich, Margaret, author. Hip-hop road trip

Brie and the rest of the dancers at Ms. Marianne's Academy of Dance are on their way to Florida to compete in the Citrus Jam which is held just outside of Orlando, and where first place includes the opportunity to march in the Main Street Parade at Disney World--but the team from Austin, Texas, includes some girls who are planning to sabotage the other competitors.

Oct 18, 2018
Home for the Holidays by Garland, Taylor Home for the Holidays

Oct 16, 2018
Horrible Harry says goodbye by Kline, Suzy, author. Horrible Harry says goodbye

As the last day of third grade looms, Doug learns that Harry is moving to a new town and wonders how he'll survive fourth grade without him, while Harry wonders about the new neighbors across the street and what they could mean for their friendship.

Oct 19, 2018
I lost my tooth! by Willems, Mo, author, illustrator. I lost my tooth!

Friends search for Zoom Squirrel's missing baby tooth. Includes "acorn-y jokes" and "cool facts."

Oct 19, 2018
I'm Ok by Kim, Patti, 1970- author. I'm Ok

Ok, a Korean American boy, tries a get rich quick scheme of starting a hair braiding business and winning the school talent competition to hide the fact that he is struggling with the loss of his father and the financial hardships he and his mother must now bear.

Oct 19, 2018
Ice Cream Sandwiched by Simon, Coco Ice Cream Sandwiched

Oct 16, 2018
If this were a story by Turley, Beth, author. If this were a story

Ten-year-old Hannah copes with the bullies at school and trouble at home through the power of her imagination.

Oct 19, 2018
In the land of happy tears - Yiddish tales for modern times by In the land of happy tears - Yiddish tales for modern times

A collection of stories from the early- and mid-20th century Yiddish literary tradition, in a variety of genres, by Eastern European writers such as Moyshe Nadir, Jacob Reisfeder, and Sonya Kantor.

Oct 19, 2018
In your shoes by Gephart, Donna, author. In your shoes

"Miles is an anxious boy who loves his family's bowling center. Amy is the new girl at school, who tries to write her way to her own happily-ever-after and does not want to live above her uncles funeral home. Then Miles and Amy meetin the most unexpected way ... and it is the beginning of everything." --

Oct 20, 2018
Incognito by Johannes, Shelley, author, illustrator. Incognito

"Beatrice Zinker's Operation Upside is finally in full swing, but when her overenthusiasm puts the mission in jeopardy, she'll have to do her best to lie low for awhile--which, for Beatrice, is not going to be easy"--

Oct 16, 2018
Into the jungle by Forbeck, Matt, author. Into the jungle

A cleric is hired to travel to the jungle-clad land of Chult and find a legendary adventurer named Artus Cimber, keeper of the Ring of Winter, in a book where the reader's choices determine the ending of the story.

Oct 19, 2018
Iron tide rising by Ryan, Carrie, author. Iron tide rising

"Fin and Marrill's final adventure takes them to the Mirrorweb, the heart of the Pirate Stream, where they must confront an old friend who has become their worst enemy"--

Oct 16, 2018
Island War by Giff, Patricia Reilly Island War

Oct 16, 2018
It Wasn't Me by Levy, Dana Alison It Wasn't Me

Oct 19, 2018
It's the end when I say it's the end by Pastis, Stephan, author, illustrator. It's the end when I say it's the end

Though I, Timmy Failure, have solved many notorious crimes and now wish to enjoy my retirement, my fans have begged me to turn my memoirs into a movie, an ode to my greatness. I am, however, beset by enemies, the worst of whom is Tom John John, the buffoonish movie director. What's more, my father is in town, working at a bar, which is obviously just a cover for our father-son crime-fighting partnership. And my dim-witted polar bear business partner, Total, wants to be reunited with his family.

Oct 16, 2018
Jack Frost - The End Becomes the Beginning by Joyce, William/ Joyce, William (ILT) Jack Frost - The End Becomes the Beginning

Oct 19, 2018
Johnny Tremain - a story of Boston in revolt by Forbes, Esther, author. Johnny Tremain - a story of Boston in revolt

Amazon.com.

Oct 16, 2018
Judy Moody and the right royal tea party by McDonald, Megan, author. Judy Moody and the right royal tea party

When Judy learns that some of her ancestors lived in England and possibly related to the Queen, her nemesis Jessica Finch finds more surprise relatives that Judy wishes she could hide in a dungeon somewhere.

Oct 16, 2018
Let It Snow! by Garland, Taylor Let It Snow!

Oct 16, 2018
Little man, little man - a story of childhood by Baldwin, James, 1924-1987, author. Little man, little man - a story of childhood

Four-year-old TJ spends his days on his lively Harlem block playing with his best friends WT and Blinky and running errands for neighbors. As he comes of age as a "Little Man" with big dreams, TJ faces a world of grown-up adventures and realities. Baldwin's only children's book celebrates and explores the challenges and joys of black childhood. This new edition includes a foreword by Baldwin's nephew Tejan "TJ" Karefa-Smart and an afterword by his niece Aisha Karefa-Smart, with an introduction b

Oct 19, 2018
Lord of the mountain by Kidd, Ronald, author. Lord of the mountain

In 1927, Nate Owens, thirteen, sets out from Bristol, Tennessee, against the wishes of his father, a self-proclaimed preacher, to find himself and the song he thinks will heal his broken family.

Oct 19, 2018
Love to everyone by McKay, Hilary, author. Love to everyone

In 1902 England, Clarry and Peter struggle with the challenges of living with an indifferent father, but the summers they spend in Cornwall with their grandparents and cousin Rupert provide much needed comfort, and in the years that follow Clarry looks back on those leisurely days to help her cope with the trying times of World War I and its aftermath.

Oct 16, 2018
Magic forest by Davidson, Zanna, author. Magic forest

"Zoe is staying with her great-aunt when she discovers a magical world full of fairy unicorns. But soon Zoe finds out that Unicorn Island is in terrible danger. Can Zoe and her new unicorn friend, Astra, save the island--before it's too late?"--Page [4] cover.

Oct 19, 2018
Mary Poppins by Travers, P. L. (Pamela Lyndon), 1899-1996, author. Mary Poppins

An extraordinary English nanny blows in on the East Wind with her parrot-headed umbrella and magic carpetbag and introduces her charges, Jane and Michael, to some delightful people and experiences.

Oct 19, 2018
Max Einstein - the genius experiment by Patterson, James, 1947- author. Max Einstein - the genius experiment

Max Einstein and a group of international geniuses use their creativity and curiosity to help solve some of the world's toughest problems with science.--

Oct 16, 2018
Maya in the middle by Allen, Crystal, author. Maya in the middle

Frustated with being the middle child in her family, Mya begins a school newspaper, but when the project gives her nemesis Naomi Jackson a chance to prove that she is a better friend to two of Mya's friends who are twins, Mya again finds herself in the middle.

Oct 19, 2018
Merci Suárez changes gears by Medina, Meg, author. Merci Suárez changes gears

Merci Sua´rez knew that sixth grade would be different, but she had no idea just how different. For starters, Merci has never been like the other kids at her private school in Florida, because she and her older brother, Roli, are scholarship students. They don't have a big house or a fancy boat, and they have to do extra community service to make up for their free tuition. So when bossy Edna Santos sets her sights on the new boy who happens to be Merci's school-assigned Sunshine Buddy, Merci bec

Oct 16, 2018
Midnight arcade - Excellent Ernesto Cousins 3/Wrestlevania by Soria, Gabriel, author. Midnight arcade - Excellent Ernesto Cousins 3/Wrestlevania

"During a late-night stroll on your boring summer beach vacation, you discover a derelict video arcade managed by a ghostly attendant. Presented with a magical game token, you select one of two games you wish to play, the Excellent Ernesto Cousins 3 or Wrestlevania. Once you place the token in the slot, you have to make choices to advance through the games, and your decisions control whether you beat the game--or die"--

Oct 16, 2018
Midnight Reynolds and the agency of spectral protection by Holt, Catherine, author. Midnight Reynolds and the agency of spectral protection

Provided by amazon.com.

Oct 16, 2018
Misfits - Royal Academy rebels by Calonita, Jen, author. Misfits - Royal Academy rebels

Forced to attend Enchantasia's Royal Academy, Devin teams up with other misfits to investigate why Olivina, the fairy godmother/headmistress, is obsessed with villains rather than teaching them to be proper princes and princesses.

Oct 19, 2018
Missing Mike by Green, Shari, 1963- author. Missing Mike

"Twelve-year-old Caera Donovan and her family flee a wildfire bearing down on their hometown of Pine Grove, with no time to find Caera's beloved dog Mike. Faced with the loss of everything she knows, Caera can't stand to lose Mike as well and seeks a way to sneak back to Pine Grove. When her plans are thwarted, she must learn to embrace a new definition of "home.""--

Oct 16, 2018
My father's words by MacLachlan, Patricia, author. My father's words

Declan O'Brien always had a gentle word to share, odd phrases he liked to repeat, and songs to sing while he played basketball. His favorite song was Dona Nobis Pacem, "Grant Us Peace." His family loved him deeply and always knew they were loved in return. but a terrible accident one day changes their lives forever, and Fiona and Finn O'Brien are left without a father. Their mother is at a loss. What words are there to guide them through such overwhelming grief... Perhaps with time, patience, an

Oct 16, 2018
Naomis too by Rhuday-Perkovich, Olugbemisola, author. Naomis too

Naomi E.'s dad is married to Naomi Marie's mom. The two girls have learned to do a lot of things together, while also dealing with the ups and downs of middle school.

Oct 19, 2018
Nate expectations by Federle, Tim, author. Nate expectations

When E.T.: The Musical closes, Nate reluctantly returns home to begin high school and, with his best friend, Libby, makes a project of turning Dickens' Great Expectations into a musical.

Oct 16, 2018
No fixed address by Nielsen-Fernlund, Susin, 1964- author. No fixed address

Twelve-year-old Felix's appearance on a television game show reveals that he and his mother have been homeless for a while, but also restores some of his faith in other people.

Oct 16, 2018
No slam dunk by Lupica, Mike, author. No slam dunk

In Annapolis, Maryland, seventh-grader Wes is a good teammate but this basketball season has been challenging because of his ball hog teammate Dinero, who is determined to steal the spotlight, and Wes's army veteran father who is suffering from PTSD.

Oct 19, 2018
Oracle of doom by MacHale, D. J., author. Oracle of doom

Marcus is an agent of the Library, a place filled with tales that don't have an ending. Puzzles that won't be solved until Marcus and his friends step in to finish them. This time it's their own stories at stake. Theo just visited the Oracle Baz, an old amusement-park machine that spits out fortunes for the cost of a quarter. Fun, right? The only problem is, the oracle's cheap predictions have been coming true . . . and Theo's fortune says that life as he knows it will end on his fourteenth birt

Oct 20, 2018
Property of the rebel librarian by Varnes, Allison, author. Property of the rebel librarian

Amazon.com.

Oct 16, 2018
Ra the mighty - cat detective by Greenfield, Amy Butler, 1968- author. Ra the mighty - cat detective

In ancient Egypt, the Pharaoh's pampered cat Ra and his scarab-beetle sidekick question the royal palace's animal inhabitants, solve a crime, and exonerate a servant girl falsely accused of theft.--

Oct 19, 2018
Robyn the Christmas party fairy by Meadows, Daisy, author. Robyn the Christmas party fairy

When Jack Frost steals Robyn the Christmas party fairy's magical objects, Rachel and Kirsty rush to help Robyn find the lost items before the spirit of Christmas is lost forever.

Oct 16, 2018
Sasquatch and the Muckleshoot by Gidwitz, Adam, author. Sasquatch and the Muckleshoot

"Elliot and his friend Uchenna join Professor Fauna as they travel to the Pacific Northwest and help keep a sasquatch family safe from a pack of journalists and a logging company"--

Oct 19, 2018
Saving Winslow by Creech, Sharon, author. Saving Winslow

Louie doesn't have the best luck when it comes to nurturing small creatures - not even lightning bugs, worms, or goldfish. So when his father brings home a sickly, newborn mini donkey, he's determined to save him. He names him Winslow. Taking care of him helps Louie feel closer to his brother, Gus, who is far, far away in the army. Everyone worries that Winslow won't survive, especially Louie's quirky new friend, Nora. But as Louie's bond with Winslow grows, surprising events prove that this fra

Oct 20, 2018
Scout - national hero by Shotz, Jennifer Li, author. Scout - national hero

When a flash flood endangers their town, Scout and his twelve-year-old owner Matt try to survive the deluge and help others to safety, including Matt's sister.

Oct 19, 2018
Secrets from the deep by Fairstein, Linda A, author. Secrets from the deep

While on vacation in Martha's Vineyard, twelve-year-old Devlin Quick discovers a genuine pirate doubloon and investigates its origins.

Oct 19, 2018
Shadows of the lost sun by Ryan, Carrie, author. Shadows of the lost sun

"Marrill and Fin continue their adventures as they race to stop the destruction of the Pirate Stream by a frightening ancient power whose coming was prophesized in The Map to Everywhere"--

Oct 16, 2018
Shine of the silver dragon by West, Tracey, 1965- author. Shine of the silver dragon

Diego is under the spell of the wizard Maldred who wants to control the Naga, an enormous dragon that lives deep within the Earth, and plans to use Diego to steal the two keys necessary for that purpose; the first key is guarded by Argent, the silver dragon, and Jean his dragon master, so Drake, Bo, Carlos, and their dragons travel to Gallia to try and stop the theft and break the spell on Diego.

Oct 16, 2018
Skyward - the story of female pilots in WWII by Deng, Sally, author. Skyward - the story of female pilots in WWII

Follows three young girls in the United States, England, and Russia as they grow up wanting to be pilots and end up flying for their respective countries during World War II.

Oct 19, 2018
Small spaces by Arden, Katherine, author. Small spaces

"After eleven-year-old Ollie's school bus mysteriously breaks down on a field trip, she has to take a trip through scary woods, and must use all of her wits to survive. She must stick to small spaces"--

Oct 19, 2018
Snazzy cat capers by Kent, Deanna, author. Snazzy cat capers

Life is short. Diamonds are fur-ever. Internationally famous cat burglar Ophelia von Hairball V adores jewels--the only thing she loves more is a challenge. She's never met a safe she couldn't crack. Now the Furry Feline Burglary Institute (FFBI) offers her the ultimate caper: steal the giant Himalayan diamond and win their top award! There's a catch! The FFBI sends an enthusiastic inventor to help Ophelia...but this cat works alone, and Oscar Fishgerald Gold smells fishy. Can the smartest, stea

Oct 19, 2018
Someone else's shoes by Wittlinger, Ellen, author. Someone else's shoes

A road trip unites three young people in search of family and acceptance. Twelve-year-old Izzy's life just seems to get more and more complicated: she is upset by her father's new marriage, and a new baby on the way; she is expected to look out for her ten-year-old cousin, Oliver, who has moved in with her family since his mother committed suicide, because his father is depressed and having trouble coping; and now Ben, the rebellious sixteen-year-old son of Izzy's mother's boyfriend, is also liv

Oct 16, 2018
Sooty the birthday cat by Moonheart, Ella, author. Sooty the birthday cat

After learning that Sooty, a local cat, does not know what a birthday party is, Kitty decides to throw one for him, although her visiting cousin Max is already keeping her very busy.

Oct 19, 2018
Spy school goes south by Gibbs, Stuart, 1969- author. Spy school goes south

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Oct 19, 2018
Squirm by Hiaasen, Carl, author. Squirm

Amazon.com.

Oct 19, 2018
Star spell by Davidson, Zanna, author. Star spell

"The time has come to defeat Shadow, the evil fairy pony, once and for all, and Zoe returns to Unicorn Island to help. But her best friend, Astra, the fairy unicorn, is in terrible danger, and only Zoe can save her ..."--Page [4] cover.

Oct 19, 2018
Stick pick by Sandor, Steven, 1971- author. Stick pick

"A car accident injures her parents and paralyzes Janine from the waist down. Her best friend and teammate urges Janine to look into sledge hockey. At first dismissing the sport as being just for the disabled, Janine agrees to play if her friend does too. They both learn that sledge hockey is an accessible sport, with fiercely competitive players, requiring a strength and skill set all its own. Adapting to her new life, Janine meets frustration at every turn. Soon her experiences lead her to spe

Oct 16, 2018
Swallow's dance by Orr, Wendy, 1953- author. Swallow's dance

Leira is training to be a priestess, but after an earthquake on her island forces her and her family to flee to Crete, there is a volcanic eruption that destroys the island and a tsunami that throws Crete into chaos, as she and her mother struggle to survive.

Oct 19, 2018
The bad guys in Do-you-think-he-saurus? by Blabey, Aaron, author, illustrator. The bad guys in Do-you-think-he-saurus?

The Bad Guys find themselves sixty-five million years in the past where they must avoid being eaten by dinosaurs, fix their broken time machine, and get back home before an evil alien destroys the world.

Oct 19, 2018
The Bad Guys in Do-you-think-he-saurus? by Blabey, Aaron, author, illustrator. The Bad Guys in Do-you-think-he-saurus?

The Bad Guys find themselves sixty-five million years in the past where they must avoid being eaten by dinosaurs, fix their broken time machine, and get back home before an evil alien destroys the world.

Oct 20, 2018
The best party ever by Rippin, Sally, author. The best party ever

Oct 20, 2018
The big adventure by Rippin, Sally, author. The big adventure

Jack loves camping at the beach. He can sleep in a tent, make campfires and go exploring! But will his adventures take him too far?"--Page 4 of cover.

Oct 20, 2018
The bigfoot files by Eagar, Lindsay, author. The bigfoot files

Twelve-year-old Miranda Cho is embarrassed by her cryptozoologist mother, but she agrees to go on one last hunt in order to prove to her mother that Bigfoot is not real.

Oct 19, 2018
The bravest kid by Rippin, Sally, author. The bravest kid

"When Jack hurts his ankle, he tries really hard not to cry. He's not a baby! Surely he can be braver than that?"--Page 4 of cover.

Oct 20, 2018
The bumpy ride by Rippin, Sally, author. The bumpy ride

"Jack is going horseback riding--it's going to be awesome! But then he has to ride the slowest pony. How can he pretend he's a cowboy now?"--Page 4 of cover.

Oct 20, 2018
The Cat Who Ate Christmas by Chase, Lil/ Docherty, Thomas (ILT) The Cat Who Ate Christmas

Oct 19, 2018
The Christmasaurus by Fletcher, Tom, 1985- author. The Christmasaurus

Ten-year-old William loves dinosaurs and when Santa delivers a real one, the two set out on a wild Christmas adventure, while Hunter pursues them.

Oct 19, 2018
The circus lesson by Rippin, Sally, author. The circus lesson

Jack's new babysitter is awesome, but a bit crazy. Pizza for dinner, juggling lessons and sleeping outside with no tent! But will Jack let his worrying get in the way of having fun?

Oct 20, 2018
The clash of the withers by Morgan, Winter, author. The clash of the withers

When Farmer Brett and his apprentice Joe fall down a hole and land in the middle of the historic Wither War, they find out that their history is far more complicated than they learned in school.

Oct 19, 2018
The colors of the rain by Toalson, R. L., author. The colors of the rain

After his father is killed, Paulie is sent to live with his Aunt Bee in Houston, a city fighting desegregation, but as Paulie gets into fights with an African American boy, he is forced to accept that his father died defending his African American best friend.

Oct 16, 2018
The crazy cousins by Rippin, Sally, author. The crazy cousins

Jack's in the mood for playing quietly with his Legos, but his loud, crazy cousins are coming for a visit. Will his bad mood spoil the day?

Oct 20, 2018
The Creeper Attack - An Unofficial Minecrafters Time Travel Adventure by Morgan, Winter The Creeper Attack - An Unofficial Minecrafters Time Travel Adventure

Oct 19, 2018
The Day of the Dead mystery by Warner, Gertrude Chandler, 1890-1979, author. The Day of the Dead mystery

The Aldens are visiting friends for a big Dia de los Muertos celebration. The kids love learning about the holiday and helping out - that is until mysterious events threaten to ruin everyone's preparations. Can the Aldens figure out what's going on and help their friends save the celebration?

Oct 16, 2018
The den of forever frost by Lasky, Kathryn, author. The den of forever frost

"Cubs Stellan and Jytte survived their treacherous trek across the Nunquivik, but their quest to rescue their mother has only begun. Svenna is imprisoned at the sinister Ice Clock--the headquarters of the Gran Patek, whose dangerous influence is spreading throughout the bear kingdom. Only one bear has ever stood up to the Grand Patek--Svern, the cubs' father, a famous warrior who's been in exile for years. And so, along with their friend, Third, the cubs set out to find Svern in the legendary De

Oct 20, 2018
The dollar kids by Jacobson, Jennifer, 1958- author. The dollar kids

Twelve-year--old Lowen Grover, a budding comic-book artist, is still reeling from the shooting death of his friend Abe when he stumbles across an article about a former mill town giving away homes for just one dollar. It not only seems like the perfect escape from Flintlock and all of the awful memories associated with the city, but an opportunity for his mum to run her very own business. Fortunately, his family is willing to give it a try. But is the Dollar Program too good to be true? The home

Oct 19, 2018
The dragon of fortune / An Epic Kingdom of Fantasy Adventure by Stilton, Geronimo, author. The dragon of fortune / An Epic Kingdom of Fantasy Adventure

The enchanted Winged Ring which Queen Blossom gave to Geronimo is missing, apparently stolen by the dark fairy Wither and her dark crow allies, and whoever possesses it gains enormous power and can travel between the Kingdom of Fantasy and the real world--now nightmares are starting to affect Mouse Island, the entire Kingdom is furious with Geronimo, and it is up to one mouse to set things straight and recover the ring.

Oct 16, 2018
The Flash - the tornado twins by Lyga, Barry, author. The Flash - the tornado twins

Barry Allen has to do the impossible: run into the future. To the 64th century, to be exact, where he must uncover Hocus Pocus's secrets and face the evil Abra Kadabra. Meanwhile, on Earth 1, in the present, Kid Flash continues to investigate Earthworm, hoping to stop him before he strikes again.

Oct 19, 2018
The friendship bridge. by Disney Book Group (COR)/ Disney Storybook Art Team (COR) The friendship bridge.

When a stream prevents them from visiting the gardens that they love, the Disney princesses draw on each other's talents and work together to find a solution to the problem.

Oct 16, 2018
The ghost of Slappy by Stine, R. L, author. The ghost of Slappy

Shep Mooney discovers a ghost is living in his basement, but his spooky problems get even worse when the ghost of Slappy, the world's most evil ventriloquist dummy, shows up.

Oct 16, 2018
The ghost road by Cotter, Charis, author. The ghost road

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Oct 19, 2018
The girl with the dragon heart by Burgis, Stephanie, author. The girl with the dragon heart

Silke has an unexpected opportunity to learn what happened to her parents years before when Princess Katrin asks her to stay at the palace as a spy during a visit from the rulers of Elfenwald.

Oct 16, 2018
The Gray Hunter's Revenge by Dixon, Franklin W. The Gray Hunter's Revenge

Oct 16, 2018
The Guggenheim mystery by Stevens, Robin, 1988- author. The Guggenheim mystery

While visiting their cousin Salim in New York City, Ted and Kat investigate the theft of a famous painting from the Guggenheim Museum for which Salim's mother is the prime suspect.

Oct 19, 2018
The Hotel Between by Easley, Sean, author. The Hotel Between

Twelve-year-old Cameron discovers a magical hotel through which, with the help of new friend Nico, he hopes to find his long-lost father and help for his twin sister Cass's spina bifida.

Oct 19, 2018
The house with chicken legs by Anderson, Sophie, author. The house with chicken legs

"All 12-year-old Marinka wants is a friend. A real friend. Not like her house with chicken legs. Sure, the house can play games like tag and hide-and-seek, but Marinka longs for a human companion. Someone she can talk to and share secrets with. But that's tough when your grandmother is a Yaga, a guardian who guides the dead into the afterlife. It's even harder when you live in a house that wanders all over the world . . . carrying you with it. Even worse, Marinka is being trained to be a Yaga. T

Oct 20, 2018
The infinity year of Avalon James by Middleton, Dana, author. The infinity year of Avalon James

Facing bullying at school and her family being torn apart, Avalon anxiously waits with her best friend, Atticus, for the magical power they are supposed to inherit between their tenth and eleventh birthdays.

Oct 19, 2018
The last kids on earth and the cosmic beyond by Brallier, Max, author. The last kids on earth and the cosmic beyond

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Oct 16, 2018
The law of finders keepers by Turnage, Sheila, author. The law of finders keepers

"A rumor that Blackbeard's buried treasure is somewhere near Tupelo Landing causes pirate fever to sweep through town just as clues about Mo's Upstream Mother surface and the Desperado Detectives--aka Mo LoBeau and her best friends Dale and Harm--take on the most important case of Mo's life"--

Oct 16, 2018
The Loch Ness lock-in by Cody, Matthew, author. The Loch Ness lock-in

The ragtag scout troop returns in a new adventure--this time, to solve a mystery surrounding the famed Loch Ness Monster. Some scouts spend their weekends weaving baskets, but if you're a Strange Scout you spend them tagging Massachusetts Pukwudgies (harder than it sounds--Pukwudgies like to set things on fire). Troop Danger has come a long way from their Troop Dweeb days, but nothing can prepare them for what's next: The Strange Scouts Annual Loch Ness Lock-In! Once a year, Strange Scout troops

Oct 19, 2018
The magic misfits - the second story by Harris, Neil Patrick, 1973- author. The magic misfits - the second story

Leila and the other Magic Misfits have the opportunity to perform with a famous stage psychic known as Madame Esmeralda, who may hold secrets to Leila's past.--

Oct 19, 2018
The marvelous adventures of Gwendolyn Gray by Williamson, B. A., author. The marvelous adventures of Gwendolyn Gray

"Gwendolyn evades thought police, enters a whimsical world, befriends world-jumping explorers and ragtag airship pirates, and fights the evil threatening to erase the new world she loves and her old world that never wanted her"--

Oct 20, 2018
The Mona Lisa key by Shurtliff, Liesl, author. The Mona Lisa key

Mateo, Ruby, and Corey Hudson's parents don't have too many rules. It's the usual stuff: Be good. Do your homework. And never ride the subway without an adult, EVER. But when the siblings wake up late for school, they have no choice but to break a rule. The Hudson siblings board the subway in Manhattan and end up on a frigate ship in Paris--in the year 1911. As time does tell, the Hudson family has a lot of secrets. The past, present, and future are intertwined--and a time-traveling ship called

Oct 16, 2018
The Monster Detector by Potter, Ellen, 1963- author. The Monster Detector

Hugo, a young sasquatch, and his friend Gigi use a Monster Detector to find a Green Whistler, but when Hugo's human friend, Boone, joins in, surprises are in store.

Oct 16, 2018
The new friend by Rippin, Sally. The new friend

Jack has found a lost puppy! It is so cute. But can he convince his mum and dad to let him keep it?

Oct 20, 2018
The No-Good Nine by Marciano, John Bemelmans, author. The No-Good Nine

In 1931, nine naughty children who received coal in their stockings travel from Pittsburgh to the North Pole to plead their case to Santa Claus.

Oct 19, 2018
The perfect secret by Buyea, Rob, author. The perfect secret

"Told from different viewpoints, five seventh-graders, who face their own personal challenges, are also determined as a group to help two very special people reconcile a long-standing dispute"--

Oct 18, 2018
The Phantom Tower by Graff, Keir, 1969- author. The Phantom Tower

"When the missing button for their new apartment building's thirteenth floor suddenly appears, identical twins Mal and Colm are pulled into an eerie adventure in an parallel dimension"--

Oct 19, 2018
The playground problem by Rippin, Sally, author. The playground problem

Jack's friend Billie is away, so he hangs out with Alex instead. They have heaps of fun together! But what will happen when Billie comes back?

Oct 20, 2018
The porch puppy by Nolan, Tina, author. The porch puppy

After Holly, a border collie, is left on the doorstep of Animal Magic, Ella and Caleb investigate where she came from and find that Holly was abandoned by her previous owner when she got sick.

Oct 16, 2018
The Princess in Black and the science fair scare by Hale, Shannon, author. The Princess in Black and the science fair scare

When a goo monster crashes the science fair, the Princess in Black is on the job, and with the help of the Princess in Blankets, sets out to save the science fair.

Oct 19, 2018
The raging storm by Hunter, Erin, author. The raging storm

"As StarClan warns of an oncoming storm, the five warrior Clans by the lake must decide what they are willing to sacrifice to make a permanent home among them for SkyClan"--

Oct 19, 2018
The robot blues by Rippin, Sally. The robot blues

"Jack has made an awesome robot suit for a costume party. But what if the other kids at the party think it's lame?"--Page 4 of cover.

Oct 20, 2018
The sad pony by Nolan, Tina, author. The sad pony

After her owner is injured and can no longer care for Rosie, her Shetland pony, Animal Magic agrees to find a new home for Rosie, but when they have a problem finding anyone, Ella comes up with an idea to save the day.

Oct 16, 2018
The scary solo by Rippin, Sally. The scary solo

Jack is mad that his best friend got the solo that he wanted. But when things go wrong at the concert, can Jack save the day?

Oct 20, 2018
The storm runner by Cervantes, Jennifer, author. The storm runner

Zane spends every day exploring the sleeping volcano in his backyard. A mysterious girl named Brooks shows up at Zane's doorstep, insisting that they meet at the volcano. Brooks tells him that the volcano is actually a centuries-old prison for the Maya god of death, whose destiny is directly tied to Zane's. Brooks shows him that he is at the center of an ancient prophecy that could mean the destruction of the world. Zane finds himself entangled in a web of secrets, on a quest that will take him

Oct 16, 2018
The Surprise Storm by Brody, Jessica/ Disney Storybook Art Team (COR) The Surprise Storm

Oct 16, 2018
The tales of Beedle the Bard by Rowling, J. K., author. The tales of Beedle the Bard

A collection of fairy tales for young wizards and witches. Each story is followed by observations on Wizarding history, personal reminiscences, and information on the story's key elements by Hogwarts headmaster, Albus Dumbledore.

Oct 20, 2018
The Thorn Queen by Holland, Elise The Thorn Queen

Oct 19, 2018
The top team by Rippin, Sally, author The top team

Jack wants to win the math competition, but it's not his best subject. Luckily, he's been paired with a math wiz! Can they work together to win?

Oct 20, 2018
The toy sale by Rippin, Sally, author. The toy sale

"Jack is selling his old toys to make some pocket money. But when he sees other kids having fun with his stuff, will he regret the whole idea?"--Back cover.

Oct 20, 2018
The truth about Martians by Savage, Melissa, author. The truth about Martians

When a flying saucer crash-lands next to Mylo's Roswell, New Mexico, ranch in 1947, he and his friends Dibs and Gracie set out to find and help the Martians.

Oct 19, 2018
The Turnaway Girls by Chewins, Hayley The Turnaway Girls

Oct 19, 2018
The unicorn emergency by Coats, Lucy, author. The unicorn emergency

"Demon returns to Olympus to find a mysterious note on his bed. Come quickly! Unicorn emergency! it says. The goddess Artemis's precious herd of wild unicorns are very sick, and if Demon doesn't save every single one, she has promised to make hound food of him!"--Page [4] of cover.

Oct 16, 2018
The unicorn emergency by Coats, Lucy, author. The unicorn emergency

"Demon returns to Olympus to find a mysterious note on his bed. Come quickly! Unicorn emergency! it says. The goddess Artemis's precious herd of wild unicorns are very sick, and if Demon doesn't save every single one, she has promised to make hound food of him!"--Page 4 of cover.

Oct 17, 2018
The Vanderbeekers and the hidden garden by Glaser, Karina Yan, author. The Vanderbeekers and the hidden garden

"When catastrophe strikes their beloved upstairs neighbors, the Vanderbeeker children set out to build the best, most magical healing garden in Harlem--in spite of a locked fence, thistles and trash, and the conflicting plans of a wealthy real estate developer"--

Oct 19, 2018
The Way of the Wizard by Hamilton, Richard Ashley The Way of the Wizard

Oct 16, 2018
The wind called my name by Sanchez, Mary Louise, author. The wind called my name

When ten-year-old Margari´ta Sandoval's family moves to Wyoming during the Great Depression, she faces racism, homesickness, and the possibility that her grandmother's land in New Mexico may be lost.

Oct 19, 2018
The winning goal by Rippin, Sally. The winning goal

It's Jack's first day at soccer. He really wants to kick a goal, but he coach has made him a goalie. There's no glory in goalkeeping, is there?

Oct 20, 2018
The worry monsters by Rippin, Sally. The worry monsters

"Jack hates spelling. He has a test coming up, but he doesn't want to study for it. What will happen if he leaves it too late?"--Page 4 of cover.

Oct 20, 2018
The worst sleepover by Rippin, Sally. The worst sleepover

"Jack loves sleeping at Jem's house. He has so many cool games! But why is Jem acting so weird?"--Page 4 of cover.

Oct 20, 2018
Thea Stilton. The secret of the crystal fairies by Thea Stilton. The secret of the crystal fairies

When Will Mystery calls, the Thea Sisters answer the call because there is trouble in one of the fairy kingdoms: a dragon has been turning all the fairies' precious gems into stone, and wrecking havoc throughout the Crystal Kingdom--and it is up to the sisters to find out why the dragon is destroying this Kingdom and stop him before it is too late.

Oct 18, 2018
Thundercluck! by Tillery, Paul, author, illustrator. Thundercluck!

Thundercluck is a powerful chicken favored by the gods and, with the help of the goddess Brunhilde, undertakes a dangerous mission to defeat the evil Cook and other villains who are threatening the kingdom of Asgard.

Oct 19, 2018
Tiana's best surprise by Roehl, Tessa, author. Tiana's best surprise

"Princess Tiana is planning a surprise. Her father's birthday is coming up and she wants to make him the best gumbo ever. But there's one problem--she's never made gumbo without her father's help"--

Oct 16, 2018
To catch a thief by Forbeck, Matt, author. To catch a thief

When a thief is caught picking the pocket of a civilar in Waterdeep, they are blackmailed into finding a baby griffon stolen by the leader of the Thieves' Guild, in a book where the reader's choices determine the ending of the story.

Oct 19, 2018
Trapped! - a Framed! novel by Ponti, James, author. Trapped! - a Framed! novel

Middle schoolers Florian and Margaret are determined to catch a spy who is implicating their FBI supervisor, Marcus Rivers, in a variety of crimes--even if they have to break into, and out of, the Library of Congress to do it.--

Oct 16, 2018
Twice magic by Cowell, Cressida, author, illustrator. Twice magic

"The Wizard boy Xar and the Warrior girl Wish must learn to work together in order to find the ingredients for an ancient Witch-killing spell if they are to save the wildwoods"--

Oct 20, 2018
Two's a Crowd by Swanson, Matthew/ Behr, Robbi (ILT) Two's a Crowd

Oct 16, 2018
Unicorns and germs by Citro, Asia, author. Unicorns and germs

An earthquake shakes Zoey's house. Or maybe it's a unicorn-quake? An enormous new friend arrives in a lot of pain, and it's getting worse every day. Zoey must work with her mom and Sassafras to find a cure--and quickly!--

Oct 18, 2018
Unicorns and Germs by Citro, Asia/ Lindsay, Marion (ILT) Unicorns and Germs

Oct 16, 2018
Very rich by Horvath, Polly, author. Very rich

Ten-year-old Rupert, from a very large, very poor family, accidentally becomes part of an eccentric rich family's life beginning at Christmas, and soon sees that wealth is not everything.

Oct 19, 2018
Voyage of the dogs by Van Eekhout, Greg, author. Voyage of the dogs

After Lopside, a rescue dog, and his canine crew find themselves abandoned by the human crew on a failing spaceship deep in space, the dogs must use all of their rescue skills if they are going to survive.

Oct 19, 2018
Weekend with Chewy by Bernstein, Ariel, author. Weekend with Chewy

When Warren has to take care of the class hamster, Chewy, for the weekend, he and his best friend, Dragon, think it will be easy, but Dragon complicates things when he thinks Chewy would like more space to roam and opens his cage.

Oct 19, 2018
What not to do if you turn invisible by Welford, Ross, author. What not to do if you turn invisible

When thirteen-year-old Ethel Leatherhead becomes invisible, her best friend, Boydy, helps keep her secret while she seeks a way to become visible again, keep herself safe, and solve the mystery of her birth.

Oct 19, 2018
Wicked Nix by Coakley, Lena, 1967- author. Wicked Nix

While the other fairies are away, mischievous Nix is charged with protecting the forest, but he has no magic to prevent a man from moving into a woodland cottage.

Oct 20, 2018
Wind charm by Davidson, Zanna, author. Wind charm

When Zoe visits Unicorn Island, she mistakenly opens the box of winds, unleashing a terrible storm over the island. Can Zoe and her best friend Astra, the fairy unicorn, stop the winds before it's too late?

Oct 19, 2018
Winnie's great war by Mattick, Lindsay, author. Winnie's great war

"An imagining of the real journey undertaken by the extraordinary bear, from her early days in the Canadian forest to her travels with the Veterinary Corps across the country and overseas, all the way to the London Zoo, where she met Christopher Robin Milne and inspired the creation of Winnie-the-Pooh"--

Oct 16, 2018
Worth by LaFaye, A., author. Worth

After breaking his leg, eleven-year-old Nate feels useless because he cannot work on the family farm in nineteenth-century Nebraska, so when his father brings home an orphan boy to help with the chores, Nate feels even worse.

Oct 16, 2018
You don't know everything, Jilly P! by Gino, Alex, author. You don't know everything, Jilly P!

When her new baby sister is born deaf, Jilly makes an online connection with a fellow fantasy fan, who happens to be black and deaf, and begins to learn about the many obstacles that exist in the world for people who are different from her.

Oct 19, 2018
Zeus's eagle by Coats, Lucy, author. Zeus's eagle

"Demon's life on Mount Olympus has never been busier. Thanks to the awful heroes down on Earth, Demon has even more injured beasts to care for. And worse still, the goddess Psyche wants Demon to "borrow" Zeus's prized eagle for an urgent mission. But is her task worth the risk of offending the king of the gods?"

Oct 16, 2018
Zeus's eagle by Coats, Lucy, author. Zeus's eagle

"Demon's life on Mount Olympus has never been busier. Thanks to the awful heroes down on Earth, Demon has even more injured beasts to care for. And worse still, the goddess Psyche wants Demon to "borrow" Zeus's prized eagle for an urgent mission. But is her task worth the risk of offending the king of the gods?"

Oct 17, 2018
Zora and me - the cursed ground by Simon, T. R. (Tanya R.), author. Zora and me - the cursed ground

A fictionalized account of Zora Neale Hurston's childhood with her best friend Carrie, in Eatonville, Florida, as they learn about life, death, and the differences between truth, lies, and pretending. Includes an annotated bibliography of the works of Zora Neale Hurston, a short biography of the author, and information about Eatonville, Florida.

Oct 16, 2018