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A wrinkle in time by L'Engle, Madeleine, author. A wrinkle in time

Thirteen-year-old Meg Murry, her little brother Charles Wallace, and their friend Calvin are guided by unearthly strangers as they go on a journey through space and time to search for Meg's and Charles' scientist father who disappeared while experimenting with a new form of space travel.

Apr 21, 2018
Alien scout by Newton, A. I., author. Alien scout

Harris invites Zeke to join him for a weekend at Beaver Scout Camp, but Zeke needs help understanding the activities and hiding his alien abilities from the other campers.

Apr 23, 2018
Aliens for dinner?! by Newton, A. I., author. Aliens for dinner?!

In the second book of the Alien Next Door series, Harris and Roxy go over to Zeke's house and meet his strange family. Will Harris be able to prove to Roxy that Zeke and his family are aliens? Harris has his suspicions that the new kid at school, Zeke, is an alien, but he hasn't been able to prove it to his best friend, Roxy. When they're both invited over to Zeke's house, Harris thinks this is the perfect opportunity for him to research Zeke's alien family and show Roxy that they're all from an

Apr 20, 2018
Aru Shah and the end of time by Chokshi, Roshani, author. Aru Shah and the end of time

Twelve-year-old Aru stretches the truth to fit in at her private school, but when she is dared to prove an ancient lamp is cursed, she inadvertently frees an ancient demon.

Apr 20, 2018
Aru shah and the end of time [Large print edition] by Chokshi, Roshani, author. Aru shah and the end of time [Large print edition]

Apr 24, 2018
Bat and the waiting game by Arnold, Elana K., author. Bat and the waiting game

When Bat's older sister Janie gets a part in the school play, and can't watch him after school, it means some pretty big changes. For one, someone else will have to take care of the skunk kit in the afternoons.

Apr 20, 2018
Black Panther - the junior novel by McCann, Jim, 1974- Black Panther - the junior novel

T'Challa, as the Black Panther and warrior King of Wakanda, must team up with elite members of the Dora Milaje--Wakanda's special forces--and C.I.A. agent Everett K. Ross to defend his kingdom in this epic junior novel based on the upcoming film Marvel's Black Panther.

Apr 23, 2018
Black Panther. Battle for Wakanda by Black Panther. Battle for Wakanda

There is a crisis in Wakanda. The sacred Mound is being attacked by an evil cult and Wakandans are growing angry with their new king, T'Challa, aka the super hero Black Panther. So it's bad timing when Black Panther receives a call from the Avengers. There is strong evidence that the king has stolen a highly classified weapon. But how? Black Panther has been in Wakanda the entire time. With help from some familiar faces in S.H.I.E.L.D and some new ones like the Dora Milaje, Black Panther will ba

Apr 23, 2018
Bone's gift by Smibert, Angie, author. Bone's gift

In this supernatural historical mystery, twelve-year-old Bone possesses a Gift that allows her to see the stories in everyday objects. When she receives a note that says her mother's Gift killed her, Bone seeks to unravel the mysteries of her mother's death, the schisms in her family, and the Gifts themselves. In a southern Virginia coal-mining town in 1942, Bone Phillips has just reached the age when most members of her family discover their Gift. Bone has a Gift that disturbs her; she can sens

Apr 22, 2018
Bug Girl 2 - Fury on the Dance Floor by Harper, Benjamin/ Hines-Stephens, Sarah/ Syed, Anoosha (ILT) Bug Girl 2 - Fury on the Dance Floor

Apr 23, 2018
Change is in the air, Mallory by Friedman, Laurie B., 1964- Change is in the air, Mallory

Ten-year-old Mallory is not looking forward to the summer as her friends are either moving or away on vacation, but she soon learns that some changes can be good, and some things are forever.

Apr 20, 2018
Checked by Kadohata, Cynthia, author. Checked

From Newbery Medalist Cynthia Kadohata comes a brilliantly realized sports novel about a hockey player who must discover who he is without the sport that defines him. Hockey is Conor's life. His whole life. He'll say it himself, he's a hockey beast. It's his dad's whole life too--and Conor is sure that's why his stepmom, Jenny, left. There are very few things Conor and his dad love more than the game, and one of those things is their Doberman, Sinbad. When Sinbad is diagnosed with cancer, Conor

Apr 21, 2018
Code word courage by Larson, Kirby, author. Code word courage

In September 1944 eleven-year-old Billie lives with her great aunt, Doff, eagerly waiting for her older brother Leo to return from boot camp, and desperate to find the father that left when she was little; but Leo brings a friend with him, a Navajo named Denny, and the injured dog they have rescued and named Bear--and when the two young men go off to war Bear becomes the thread that ties them all together, and helps Billie to find a true friend.

Apr 21, 2018
Confusion is nothing new by Acampora, Paul, author. Confusion is nothing new

Fourteen-year-old Ellie Magari's mother left shortly after Ellie was born, and her father has raised her, but Ellie always figured that one day she would meet her mother and ask her some pertinent questions--but now her mother has died, and Ellie does notknow exactly how to feel about that, but she is determined, with the help of her friends in the St. Francis of Assisi's Howling Wolves marching band (where she plays the glockenspiel), to make some kind of connection with her mother's memory.

Apr 23, 2018
Darling, mercy dog of World War I by Hart, Alison, 1950- author. Darling, mercy dog of World War I

In Cosham, England, in 1917, Darling, a mischievous collie, must leave the children who love her when she is chosen for training as a mercy dog, seeking out injured soldiers on the battlefield and leading medics to them.

Apr 24, 2018
Deep water by Key, Watt, author. Deep water

When a dive off the coast of Alabama goes horribly wrong, twelve-year-old Julie and one of her father's scuba clients struggle to survive after reaching an abandoned oil rig.

Apr 23, 2018
Ebb and flow by Smith, Heather, 1968- author. Ebb and flow

"After "rotten bad year" on the mainland, eleven-year-old Jett returns to Newfoundland to spend the summer with his sprightly Grandma Jo (whose hair is dyed cotton candy blue to match her house), bringing along a shameful secret involving the betrayal of a friend. As summer unfolds, Grandma Jo nurtures in Jett his sense of caring for others while giving him space to breathe. Jett finds himself examining memories of his past like bits of sea glass-arranging them in a way he can make sense of as h

Apr 21, 2018
Emily Windsnap and the falls of the Forgotten Island by Kessler, Liz, author. Emily Windsnap and the falls of the Forgotten Island

Emily is headed to a tropical island for a relaxing vacation with friends and family. And this time, Emily promises her best friend, Shona, there will be absolutely no adventure just plenty of fun. But somehow excitement always seems to find Emily, and before she knows it, she ends up on the other side of a powerful waterfall on a forgotten island no one else can get to.

Apr 20, 2018
Feel the fear by Child, Lauren, author. Feel the fear

How do you catch a thief who isn’t there? Ruby discovers the perils of throwing caution to the wind as she embarks on her fourth adventure. Ruby Redfort has a lot of reasons to feel confident. Undercover agent, code cracker, thirteen-year-old genius — she’s one fearless kid, buster. Unmasking an evil villain? Done. Honing her parkour skills by climbing skyscrapers and leaping across roofs? All in a day’s work. Heeding the warning signs? Well, not so much. When a ghostly foe begins stealing from

Apr 23, 2018
First class murder - A Wells & Wong mystery by Stevens, Robin, 1988- author. First class murder - A Wells & Wong mystery

On holiday with Hazel's father, Daisy and Hazel secretly investigate a murder on the Orient Express, rushing to solve it before another murder occurs, or someone else finds the killer.

Apr 22, 2018
Following Baxter by Kerley, Barbara, author. Following Baxter

When Professor Reese moves in next door, eleven-year-old Jordie enjoys helping her new neighbor take care of her dog and assisting in her laboratory, but she is not sure what to do when the professor goes missing.

Apr 23, 2018
Frances Hodgson Burnett's A little princess by McClintock, Barbara. Frances Hodgson Burnett's A little princess

A simplified retelling of the fate of Sara Crewe who, after her father's death leaves her penniless, loses her privileged status at Miss Minchin's London boarding school and endures many hardships and cruel treatment until she is helped by a mysterious benefactor.

Apr 22, 2018
Freya and the magic jewel by Holub, Joan, author. Freya and the magic jewel

Unlike her twin brother Frey, twelve-year-old girlgoddess Freya is not excited about their invitation to Asgard Academy, especially after she loses her magical jewel, leaving her powerless and worried about making friends.

Apr 23, 2018
Geronimo Stilton - special editions. The hunt for the Colosseum ghost by Geronimo Stilton - special editions. The hunt for the Colosseum ghost

Geronimo is taking his Benjamin on a trip to Rome to learn the city's history (and keep him from failing fifth grade), but when they arrive they are immediately pulled into the investigation of the "ghost" of a gladiator that seems to be haunting the Colosseum and scaring tourists away.

Apr 20, 2018
Ghost boys by Rhodes, Jewell Parker, author. Ghost boys

"After seventh-grader Jerome is shot by a white police officer, he observes the aftermath of his death and meets the ghosts of other fallen black boys including historical figure Emmett Till"--

Apr 22, 2018
Gone to drift by McCaulay, Diana, author. Gone to drift

Gone to Drift tells the story of a 12-year-old Jamaican boy, Lloyd, and his search for his beloved grandfather, Maas Conrad, a fisherman who is lost at sea. Lloyd suspects that his grandfather has witnessed an illegal capture of dolphins for the tourist trade and that he has come to harm. Interspersed with Lloyd's quest on land and sea is a second voice - of Maas Conrad himself, who, unknown to Lloyd is alive; marooned on a rock, he describes his life growing up in a rural fishing village in a l

Apr 20, 2018
Good dog by Gemeinhart, Dan, author. Good dog

Brodie was a good dog. And good dogs go to heaven. Except Brodie can't move on. Not just yet. As wonderful as his glimpse of the afterlife is, he can't forget the boy he left behind. The boy he loved, and who loved him in return. The boy who's still in danger. So Brodie breaks the rules of heaven. He returns to Earth as a spirit. With the help of two other lost souls -- lovable pitbull Tuck and surly housecat Patsy -- he is determined to find his boy and to save him. Even if it costs him paradis

Apr 20, 2018
Good night sleep tight - eleven-and-a-half Good Night Stories with Fox and Rabbit by Andres, Kristina, author, illustrator. Good night sleep tight - eleven-and-a-half Good Night Stories with Fox and Rabbit

"Heartwarming stories of friendship, fun and going to bed"--Publisher information.

Apr 25, 2018
Hardscrabble by Dallas, Sandra, author. Hardscrabble

Twelve-year-old Belle Martin and her family move to Mingo, Colorado, in 1910 when the U.S. government offers 320 acres of land free to homesteaders.

Apr 20, 2018
How to sell your family to the aliens by Noth, Paul, author. How to sell your family to the aliens

Ten-year-old Hap's grandmother has experimented on his family and confined them to the basement of a mansion paid for by his father's inventions, but his plan to sell her to aliens goes awry.

Apr 22, 2018
Hurricane child by Callender, Kheryn, author. Hurricane child

Born on Water Island in the Virgin Islands during a hurricane, which is considered bad luck, twelve-year-old Caroline falls in love with another girl--and together they set out in a hurricane to find Caroline's missing mother.

Apr 20, 2018
Ice wolves by Kaufman, Amie, author. Ice wolves

Everyone in Vallen knows that ice wolves and scorch dragons are sworn enemies who live deeply separate lives. So when twelve-year-old orphan Anders takes one elemental form and his twin sister, Rayna, takes another, he wonders whether they are even related. Still, whether or not they're family, Rayna is Anders's only true friend.

Apr 22, 2018
Into the Nightfell Wood by Bailey, Kristin, author. Into the Nightfell Wood

Provided by publisher.

Apr 23, 2018
Iqbal and his ingenious idea - how a science project helps one family and the planet by Suneby, Elizabeth, 1958- author. Iqbal and his ingenious idea - how a science project helps one family and the planet

"It's monsoon season in Bangladesh, and that means Iqbal's mother must cook indoors over an open flame, even though the smoke is making her and the family sick. When Iqbal learns about the district science fair, with the theme of sustainability, he is determined to win first prize. With the cash reward, he can buy a pipe stove that draws smoke out of the house. Then Iqbal is struck with an ingenious idea! For his science fair project, he will build a cook stove that doesn't produce smoke. He res

Apr 23, 2018
Kasey & Ivy by Hughes, Alison, 1966- author. Kasey & Ivy

Provided by amazon.com.

Apr 23, 2018
Knockout by Holt, K. A., author. Knockout

Told in assonant free verse, Levi was once a premature baby who suffered from respiratory problems; he recovered, and now in seventh grade, he struggles to demonstrate to his divorced mother and overprotective brother that he is okay--so when his father suggests he take up boxing, he falls in love with the sport, but he still must find a way to convince his family to set him free to follow his dream.

Apr 21, 2018
Leo, dog of the sea by Hart, Alison, 1950- author. Leo, dog of the sea

"Leo is a hardened old sea dog who knows not to trust anyone but himself after four ocean voyages. But when he sets sail with Magellan on a journey to find a westward route to the Spice Islands, he develops new friendships as they experience hunger and thirst, storms and doldrums, and mutinies and hostile, violent encounters. Will they ever find safe passage?"--

Apr 24, 2018
Lights, camera, disaster by Dionne, Erin, 1975- author. Lights, camera, disaster

Eighth-grader Hester Greene suffers from Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, plus anxiety, which is why she loves making movies where she is behind the camera and in complete control of the action--but if she cannot improve her language arts grade she will not be allowed to enter her video in The Hoot (a showcase of student work) and write a satisfactory ending to her middle school career.

Apr 20, 2018
Love double Dutch! by Spicer-Dannelly, Doreen, author. Love double Dutch!

"Kayla must salvage her double Dutch dreams after her parents' rocky relationship takes her away from Brooklyn - and her beloved team - to spend the summer in North Carolina"--

Apr 25, 2018
Lulu is getting a sister - (who wants her? who needs her?) by Viorst, Judith, author. Lulu is getting a sister - (who wants her? who needs her?)

"Lulu is sent to Camp Sisterhood to learn how to be a big sister, but she makes it her mission to be the worst sister-in-training in camp history"--

Apr 25, 2018
Maggie & Abby's neverending pillow fort by Taylor, Will, author. Maggie & Abby's neverending pillow fort

A sparkling new series about two best friends on the adventure of a lifetime! Maggie’s been waiting for her best friend Abby to get home from Camp Cantaloupe for SIX. WHOLE. WEEKS. But now that Abby’s finally home, she’s…different. All New Abby wants to do is talk about camp things and plan campy activities—she even has the nerve to call Maggie’s massive, award-worthy pillow fort a “cabin.” But hey, at least she’s willing to build a “cabin” of her own. And when Maggie discovers that a pillow in

Apr 21, 2018
Marcy and the riddle of the sphinx by Todd-Stanton, Joe, author, illustrator. Marcy and the riddle of the sphinx

Determined to bring out Marcy's adventurous side, Arthur sets off to Egypt to bring back the legendary Book of Thoth. When Arthur doesn't return, Marcy must follow in his footsteps. Can she overcome her fears and rescue her father from the clutches of the great Sphinx?

Apr 25, 2018
Me, Frida, and the secret of the peacock ring by Cervantes, Angela, author. Me, Frida, and the secret of the peacock ring

When Lizzie and Gael share an irresistible challenge, to find the peacock ring that once belonged to artist Frida Kahlo, Paloma decides it is the perfect way to honor her father.

Apr 21, 2018
Out of the wild night by Balliett, Blue, 1955- author. Out of the wild night

Mary W. Chase died on Nantucket Island just over one hundred years ago, but she is still there, in the house she once lived in, and she wants to keep it that way-- but first she must somehow contact a group of children who are interested in preserving historic homes on the island.

Apr 20, 2018
Payback on Poplar Lane by Mincks, Margaret, author. Payback on Poplar Lane

A friendly neighborhood business competition between sixth-graders Rachel Chambers, so quiet she is practically invisible, and Peter S. Gronkowski, future mogul, turns into a ruthless rivalry.

Apr 21, 2018
Peanut butter friends in a chop suey world by Brammer, Deb, 1954- Peanut butter friends in a chop suey world

Sixth-grader Amy and her family move to Taiwan to do missionary work, but even at her school for English-speaking students Amy finds the adjustment difficult.

Apr 25, 2018
Princess before dawn by Baker, E. D., author. Princess before dawn

Annie and Liam call on their friends Francis and Zoe to help when a strange group visits Treecrest and takes over the hunting grounds.

Apr 21, 2018
R is for rebel by Coats, J. Anderson (Jillian Anderson), author. R is for rebel

Princess Academy meets Megan Whalen Turner in this stunning novel about a girl who won’t let anything tame her spirit—not the government that conquered her people, and definitely not reform school! Malley has led the constables on a merry chase across her once-peaceful country. With her parents in prison for their part in a failed resistance movement, the government wants to send her to a national school—but they’ll have to capture her first. And capture her they do. Malley is carted off be refo

Apr 21, 2018
Rebound by Alexander, Kwame, author. Rebound

In the summer of 1988, twelve-year-old Chuck Bell is sent to stay with his grandparents, where he discovers jazz and basketball and learns more about his family's past.

Apr 20, 2018
Riding lessons by Smiley, Jane, author. Riding lessons

When Ellen meets Ned, a beautiful colt who hurt his leg on his way to becoming a racehorse, she becomes determined to behave at school and at home so she can have more time at the ranch.

Apr 21, 2018
Rise of the Evening Star by Mull, Brandon, 1974- author. Rise of the Evening Star

"At the end of the school year, Kendra and her brother Seth find themselves racing back to Fablehaven, a refuge for mythical and magical creatures. Grandpa Sorenson invites three specialists -- a potion master, a collector of magical relics, and a trapper of mystical creatures -- to help protect the property from the Society of the Evening Star, an ancient organization determined to steal a hidden artifact of great power. Time is running out. If the artifact falls into the wrong hands, it could

Apr 19, 2018
Running through sprinklers by Kim, Michelle (Filmmaker), author. Running through sprinklers

Sara and Nadine have been like two halves of the same person, but when Nadine skips a grade and begins high school first, Sara must discover who she is without Nadine.

Apr 19, 2018
Seeker of the crown - a Prisoner of ice and snow novel by Lauren, Ruth, author. Seeker of the crown - a Prisoner of ice and snow novel

When Princess Anastasia goes missing the queen asks Valor to find and bring her home, and unless she succeeds, Valor and her new friends will be sent back to Tyur'ma prison.

Apr 23, 2018
Sherlock Gnomes - movie novelization by Tillworth, Mary, adapter. Sherlock Gnomes - movie novelization

When Gnomeo and Juliet notice that a bunch of garden ornaments have gone missing, they know there s only one gnome to turn to: the brilliant detective Sherlock Gnomes! Despite his gruff personality, they know there is no one better to solve a mystery. Young fans of the film can relive the fun with this hilarious novelization!

Apr 21, 2018
Sherlock Holmes and the disappearing diamond by Hearn, Sam, author, illustrator. Sherlock Holmes and the disappearing diamond

While on a school trip to the British Arts & Antiquities Museum, John Watson and his friends from the Baker Street Academy get involved in a mystery when the Alpine Star, a famous diamond, is stolen.

Apr 20, 2018
Spirit animals. Fall of the beasts. 6, The wildcat's claw by Johnson, Varian, author. Spirit animals. Fall of the beasts. 6, The wildcat's claw

Continues the adventures of Conor, Abeke, Meilin, and Rollan and their spirit animals as they continue their efforts to protect Erdas from dark forces.

Apr 23, 2018
Spirit animals. Fall of the beasts. 7, Stormspeaker by Gonzalez, Christina Diaz, 1969- author. Spirit animals. Fall of the beasts. 7, Stormspeaker

Framed for a crime they didn't commit, four fugitives travel the deserts of Nilo looking for a secret library that houses the wisdom of Erdas and is guarded by their old friends.

Apr 23, 2018
Spirit animals. Fall of the beasts. 8, The dragon's eye by Chadda, Sarwat, author. Spirit animals. Fall of the beasts. 8, The dragon's eye

Conor, Abeke, Meilin, and Rollan are prisoners. Framed for a crime they didn't commit, the four young Greencloaks have been captured by the ruthless Oathbound. Rather than facing trial with the rest of their order, the friends and their spirit animals find themselves smuggled to a remote palace. There they discover that the plot against them runs deeper -- and is far more sinister -- than anyone realized. Someone has been manipulating both the Greencloaks and Erdas's leaders, all to uncover a po

Apr 23, 2018
Stolen treasure - an unofficial minecrafter mystery. 1 by Morgan, Winter, author. Stolen treasure - an unofficial minecrafter mystery. 1

"Alchemist Edison and his treasure hunter friend Billy have just returned from a successful trip to the Nether, coming home with tons of valuable loot. But before they can trade their loot, the chest of treasures mysteriously disappears from Edison's home. Devastated, they start questioning all of their neighbors, but the chest is nowhere to be found."--

Apr 23, 2018
Stuck in the stone age by Rodkey, Geoff, 1970- author. Stuck in the stone age

A glitchy time machine strands a bumbling janitor and a brilliant scientist in the distant past, and they must find their way home before they're attacked by angry cavemen or eaten alive by a saber-toothed tiger.

Apr 25, 2018
Superhero Harry by Ruiz, Rachel (Rachel Marie), author. Superhero Harry

Harry wants to be a superhero and invents things to help make that happen but, in the meantime, he learns to be a real hero at school and home.

Apr 23, 2018
Surf's up, creepy stuff! by Miedoso, Andres, author. Surf's up, creepy stuff!

"Desmond and Andres battle beach bullies who also happen to be creepy monsters"--

Apr 23, 2018
Team players by Lupica, Mike, author. Team players

"A girl with Asperger's joins Cassie's softball team but not everyone on the team welcomes her, creating a rift between Cassie and her teammates"--

Apr 25, 2018
The assassin's curse by Sands, Kevin, author. The assassin's curse

Christopher Rowe is back and there are more puzzles, riddles, and secrets to uncover in this third novel of the award-winning Blackthorn Key series. Wherever Christopher Rowe goes, adventure—and murder—follows. Even a chance to meet King Charles ends in a brush with an assassin. All that’s recovered from the killer is a coded message with an ominous sign-off: more attempts are coming. So when Christopher’s code-breaking discovers the attack’s true target, he and his friends are ordered to Paris

Apr 20, 2018
The backward season by Myracle, Lauren, 1969- author. The backward season

"Now that her sisters Natasha and Darya have had their turn, Ava Blok finally gets her Wishing Day. But after seeing the unintended consequences of the wishes her sisters made, she's not sure what to wish for. The only thing she's certain of is that it's her job to set things right. Hopeful that she can put her broken family back together, and eager to prove her pessimistic older sisters wrong, Ava realizes that fixing the future means changing the past. Will the journey her wishes take her on e

Apr 21, 2018
The Bad Guys in Alien vs. Bad Guys by Blabey, Aaron, author. The Bad Guys in Alien vs. Bad Guys

A creature with tons of teeth and way too many butts is stealing the Bad Guys one by one.

Apr 20, 2018
The battle of Junk Mountain by Greenberg, Lauren Abbey, author. The battle of Junk Mountain

Twelve-year-old Shayne looks forward to spending her summers with her grandmother, but she is disappointed when her best friend is more interested in boys than making bracelets and her grandmother's hobby has become a hoarding problem.

Apr 21, 2018
The boy who went magic by Winter, A. P., author. The boy who went magic

Magic doesn't exist in Bert's world... or does it? The mages of Ferenor were outlawed and destroyed by the royal family centuries ago for performing incredible feats and powering wondrous machines with their magic, and the world is a much duller place. Bert is a young boy who's lived in an orphanage longer than he can remember, with no friends and the most ordinary life. He's told that magic is just a myth. But then a chain of strange and inexplicable mishaps causes Bert's life to spiral out of

Apr 21, 2018
The creature of the pines by Gidwitz, Adam, author. The creature of the pines

A fully illustrated, globe-trotting new middle grade fantasy-adventure series about mythical creatures and their cultures of origin, from the Newbery Honor-winning author of The Inquisitor's Tale. Elliot Eisner isn't exactly excited about starting at a brand-new school in a brand-new town; he'd much rather stay at home and read a book. But things take an unexpected turn when he finds out his weird new teacher, Professor Fauna, has planned a field trip for Elliot's very first day. Along with a ne

Apr 23, 2018
The crooked castle by Horwitz, Sarah Jean, author. The crooked castle

When magician's apprentice Felix Carmer III and his faerie companion Grit come across a magical flying circus, it becomes clear that there is something not normal about it or its inventor, and that it may be related to regional airship disasters.

Apr 23, 2018
The doughnut fix by Janowitz, Jessie, author. The doughnut fix

An Amazon Best Book of the Month! Superfudge meets The Lemonade War in this funny, heartwarming series debut about change, adventure, family, and of course, doughnuts. Tristan isn't Gifted or Talented like his sister Jeanine, and he's always been okay with that because he can make a perfect chocolate chip cookie and he lives in the greatest city in the world. But his life takes a turn for the worse when his parents decide to move to middle-of-nowhere Petersville?a town with one street and no res

Apr 23, 2018
The family with two front doors by Ciddor, Anna, author. The family with two front doors

The days and nights of the Rabinovitch family--a rabbi, his wife, and their nine children who live in the Jewish quarter of Lublin, Poland, in the 1920s--are filled with joy, adventure, and ritual, but the biggest adventure occurs one summer when the oldest daughter Adina is betrothed to a young man from Warsaw. Based on the history of the author's Nana Nomi.

Apr 21, 2018
The Flash - Johnny Quick by Lyga, Barry, author. The Flash - Johnny Quick

"Follows Barry Allen as he continues his mission to protect Central City from the sinister Hocus Pocus-- but this time, a new evil lurks beneath the city streets. The Flash plans to travel to Earth 2, but instead he lands in a world where everything is the exact opposite of what he knows. Including the villain in this town. Johnny Quick looks like the Flash. He runs like the Flash. He... may be the Flash? But the only way for the real Flash to get home is to beat this superspeedster at his own g

Apr 23, 2018
The half-court hero by Lupica, Mike, author. The half-court hero

"Someone is secretly renovating the basketball court at the local park, and Zach and Zoe are determined to find out who"--

Apr 23, 2018
The Helicity effect by Zee, Ginger, author. The Helicity effect

Helicity is well aware that her name is unusual - kind of like Helicity herself. The word Helicity means to spin, and for as long as she can remember, Helicity has been fascinated by the weather. The weather is Helicity's escape from her own reality - may that be school, her father's strict discipline, or her brother's imminent departure for college where he's all set to play football. One fateful day, Helicity and her horse head out on a long ride to take a break from life at home. Even with he

Apr 23, 2018
The horse and his boy by Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), 1898-1963. The horse and his boy

A boy and a talking horse share an adventurous and dangerous journey to Narnia to warn of invading barbarians.

Apr 21, 2018
The last grand adventure by Behrens, Rebecca, author. The last grand adventure

In 1967, unhappy with her newly-blended family, twelve-year-old Bea agrees to accompany Pidge, her grandmother, to Atchison, Kansas, where Pidge believes her long-lost sister, Amelia Earhart, will meet them. Includes historical notes, a brief biography, quotations from the Earharts, and resources for educators.

Apr 21, 2018
The legend of Jack Riddle by Easson, H., author. The legend of Jack Riddle

Provided by amazon.com.

Apr 23, 2018
The legend of the king by Morris, Gerald, 1963- The legend of the king

In this final installment of the Squire's Tale series, Terence and his fellow Knights of the Round Table must come together in a last stand to save Camelot. The characters Gerald Morris has brought to life throughout his series—“Terence and Gawain, Lynet and Gaheris, Luneta and Rhience, Dinadan and Palomides"—each have an important role to play in this climactic final conflict. Maintaining their faith, selflessness, and honor, Arthur's court bands together to try to defeat Morgause and Mordred a

Apr 22, 2018
The lifters by Eggers, Dave, author. The lifters

Twelve-year-old Gran and his new friend, Catalina, journey underground to defeat a strange force that threatens their town, Carousel.

Apr 25, 2018
The lion, the witch, and the wardrobe by Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), 1898-1963, author. The lion, the witch, and the wardrobe

Four English schoolchildren find their way through the back of a wardrobe into the magic land of Narnia and assist Aslan, the golden lion, to triumph over the White Witch, who has cursed the land with eternal winter.

Apr 19, 2018
The Miscalculations of Lightning Girl by McAnulty, Stacy The Miscalculations of Lightning Girl

Apr 23, 2018
The missing baseball by Lupica, Mike, author. The missing baseball

Eight-year-old twins Zach and Zoe follow clues to find Zach's missing baseball, signed by his favorite major league player, while competing in Spirit Week events at school.

Apr 23, 2018
The Parker inheritance by Johnson, Varian, author. The Parker inheritance

Twelve-year-old Candice Miller is spending the summer in Lambert, South Carolina, in the old house that belonged to her grandmother, who died after being dismissed as city manager for having the city tennis courts dug up looking for buried treasure--but when she finds the letter that sent her grandmother on the treasure hunt, she finds herself caught up in the mystery and, with the help of her new friend and fellow book-worm, Brandon, she sets out to find the inheritance, exonerate her grandmoth

Apr 20, 2018
The reckless rescue by Kress, Adrienne, author. The reckless rescue

"After nefarious, nameless thugs have separated Sam and Evie, the pair must travel the globe to reunite and piece together the remaining clues about the missing explorers from the Filipendulous Five"--

Apr 25, 2018
The robot ransom by Warner, Gertrude Chandler, 1890-1979, author. The robot ransom

Jessie and Henry's robotics team is competing in a big tournament. But when their robot is stolen, the Aldens have a high-tech mystery to decode!

Apr 22, 2018
The super awful superheroes of Classroom 13 by Lee, Honest, author. The super awful superheroes of Classroom 13

After being struck by purple lightning, Ms. Linda and her students gain superpowers and in an effort to save the world, they nearly destroy it.

Apr 21, 2018
The unbeatable Squirrel Girl - 2 fuzzy, 2 furious by Hale, Shannon, author. The unbeatable Squirrel Girl - 2 fuzzy, 2 furious

Fourteen-year-old Doreen Green's work as a superhero leads to problems with her life in middle school, but when a new shopping mall creates turmoil between two towns, Squirrel Girl is on the case.

Apr 21, 2018
The war below - a novel by Skrypuch, Marsha Forchuk, author. The war below - a novel

Luka, a Ukrainian boy working in a slave labor camp, plays dead after an explosion at the factory and escapes, eventually joining a resistance group that opposes both the Nazis and the Soviets. Through the danger of the guerilla fighting he has two overriding goals--find out if his parents are still alive, and reunite with Lida, a girl who was a friend in the labor camp.

Apr 23, 2018
The wonderful flight to the Mushroom Planet by Cameron, Eleanor, 1912-1996. The wonderful flight to the Mushroom Planet

A mystery man inspires two boys to build a space ship which takes them to the planet of Basidium to help the Mushroom people.

Apr 19, 2018
Time jumpers by Mull, Brandon, 1974- author. Time jumpers

Trapped in a world where magic is powerful and dreams are real, Cole Randolph can barely remember what life was like back in Arizona. Now he and his friends are pushed to the limit as they make one final attempt to restore magic to the Outskirts. They must travel to the kingdom of Creon, where time itself can be manipulated and reality can bend and change. It's the last mission-- and the past, present and future are all at stake.

Apr 22, 2018
Timo Goes Camping by Allenby, Victoria/ Griffiths, Dean (ILT) Timo Goes Camping

Apr 23, 2018
Tortot the cold fish who lost his world and found his heart by Lindelauf, Benny, 1964- author. Tortot the cold fish who lost his world and found his heart

In the Great Wars a new battle is fought every week. Soldiers perish like mayflies, while friend and foe change more often than fashions in Paris. Struggling to survive amid the chaos is Tortot, the finest army cook in the land. With only his pots and pans and his flask of Eternal Soup he can magic up mouthwatering meals from the dullest of ingredients. But as well as being a genius in the kitchen, he also has an uncanny knack for saving his own skin, and people say he has a heart as cold as a f

Apr 21, 2018
Waste of space - a Moon Base Alpha novel by Gibbs, Stuart, 1969- author. Waste of space - a Moon Base Alpha novel

In 2041 on Moon Base Alpha, thirteen-year-old Dash must solve the mystery of how Lars was poisoned before the base loses oxygen, forcing the colonists to return to Earth.--Provided by publisher.

Apr 24, 2018
Wedgie & Gizmo vs. the Toof by Selfors, Suzanne, author. Wedgie & Gizmo vs. the Toof

While Gizmo continues his quest to take over the world, Wedgie and his best friend, a micro-pig who lives next door, team up to stop him.

Apr 20, 2018
Wild swans by Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875. Wild swans

A retelling of the Andersen tale in which eleven brothers, turned into wild swans by their stepmother, are saved by the sacrifices of their beautiful sister Eliza.

Apr 23, 2018
Without refuge by Mitchell, Jane (Writer of books for young people), author. Without refuge

Forced to leave his home in war-torn Syria, thirteen-year-old Ghalib makes an arduous journey with his family to a refugee camp in Turkey. Includes glossary.

Apr 21, 2018
You go first by Kelly, Erin Entrada, author. You go first

Charlotte, twelve, and Ben, eleven, are highly-skilled competitors at online Scrabble and that connection helps both as they face family issues and the turmoil of middle school.

Apr 21, 2018
Zoe is on the air by Hutton, Clare, author. Zoe is on the air

When Zoe and Emma start offering advice on a school television show, the relationships among her classmates begin to go all wrong.

Apr 20, 2018