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The wishing wings by Castle, Jennifer, author. The wishing wings

Just after sisters Addie and Clara move to the country, they discover magical butterflies called Wishing Wings that need their help to lift a dark enchantment.

Jan 11, 2018
Tiger Streak's tale by Castle, Jennifer, author. Tiger Streak's tale

Sisters Addie and Clara are called upon by the Wishing Wings to help a newly-emerged butterfly, Tiger Streak, who was cursed to think she is a bee.

Jan 11, 2018
The sorcerer's shadow by Quinn, Jordan, author. The sorcerer's shadow

Prince Lucas, his friend Clara, and Ruskin the dragon travel with a team of knights to the forest of Trellis, where they discover that an evil sorcerer's shadow has cursed the land and only someone pure of heart and full of hope can save them.

Jan 11, 2018
The risky rescue by Luper, Eric, author. The risky rescue

When Evan and Cleo sneak into the enchanted library at night they find that Locke has already forced his way into a book, and when they follow they find themselves in a plane that promptly crashes into the Amazon rainforest--and with the help of a boy named Gabriel, (and a friendly sloth) they have to survive the jungle and find the golden statue that is the next treasure in their quest before Locke gets his hands on it.

Jan 11, 2018
Peter Powers and the swashbuckling sky pirates! by Clark, Kent, author. Peter Powers and the swashbuckling sky pirates!

"When a group of sky pirates steal everyone's abilities, Peter must help his family, save his friends, and battle the diabolical sky pirates without using his powers"--

Jan 11, 2018
On a mission for her majesty by Egan, Kate, author. On a mission for her majesty

When a ring is stolen from the queen, Stanley, who is on vacation in London with his family, teams up with the world-famous detectives of Scotland Yard to track it down.

Jan 11, 2018
Night of the living things by Benton, Jim, author, illustrator. Night of the living things

Fresh from his intergalactic adventure, Victor is casting about for something new to apply his formidable know how to. The obvious next step is cello-making. However, the not so mellifluous sounds that emanate from his creations are enough to wake the dead. That's right, there are zombies let loose and it's up to Victor, Patty, and the long-suffering, always faithful Dumpylumps to not get eaten.

Jan 11, 2018
The major eights - Battle of the bands by Reed, Melody, author. The major eights - Battle of the bands

Jasmine, Maggie, Becca, and Scarlet love jamming together, but are they ready to perform in front of a real audience in a Battle of the Bands competition? Find out in the first book of this early chapter book series! Jasmine, Maggie, Becca, and Scarlet love jamming together in Jasmine's basement. Maggie bangs on the drums, Becca strums her guitar, Jasmine plunks the keys of her keyboard, and Scarlet wails into her hairbrush mic. Even though they may not have the best equipment, or an audience, t

Jan 11, 2018
Freddie Ramos rules New York by Jules, Jacqueline, 1956- author. Freddie Ramos rules New York

On a visit to New York City to see Uncle Jorge, Freddie brings his special sneakers which give him super speed but are becoming too small for his growing feet.

Jan 11, 2018
Dionysus and the land of beasts by Holub, Joan, creator. Dionysus and the land of beasts

"Zeus and his friends discover another Olympian who might be able to help in their quest to defeat King Cronus in this Heroes in Training adventure. With a clue from their trusty oracle, Pythia, Zeus and his Olympian friends are off to the "Land of Grapes," where they discover a festival. The headline act is Dion and the Goat Guys, and Zeus has a funny feeling this Dion guy might be one of them. Athena points out that this Dion guy is the right age, and he's definitely not acting like a regular

Jan 11, 2018
The Crystal Caverns by Charman, Katrina, author. The Crystal Caverns

Tag the owl, Skyla the squirrel, and Blaze the newly hatched firehawk, journey north to the Crystal Caverns searching for the next piece of the magical Ember Stone--but the evil vulture Thorn is also after the stone, and his ice leopards are close behind the heroes.

Jan 11, 2018
Classes are CANCELED! by Chabert, Jack, author. Classes are CANCELED!

Eerie Elementary seems to be falling down around the students and teachers, so Principal Winik decides the school must be torn down, but Sam, Lucy, and Antonio suspect that somehow this is all part of Orson Eerie's evil plan to live forever--and if it is they must find a way to prevent the demolition.

Jan 11, 2018
Tales of Rapunzel. 4, Search for the sundrop by Tales of Rapunzel. 4, Search for the sundrop

Embark on the next adventure with Disney Princess Rapunzel and all her friends!

Jan 13, 2018
Wolfie & Fly- band on the run by Fagan, Cary, author. Wolfie & Fly- band on the run

A classic story of imagination, friendship, rock bands and high-speed helicopter chases. For fans of Ivy & Bean, Judy Moody or Nate the Great. Everyone's favorite odd couple is back. Our heroine, Renata Wolfman (Wolfie) does everything by herself. Friends just get in the way, and she only has time for facts and reading. But friendship finds her in the form of Livingston Flott (Fly), the slightly weird and wordy boy from next door. This time, Fly has convinced Wolfie to join him in his one-ma

Jan 17, 2018
Spook in the stacks by Robertson, K. A. (Karen A.), author. Spook in the stacks

Books tumbling from shelves. Lights flickering off, and then on again. Strange smells. Darting shadows. All the evidence points to a hauntings at the once-quiet local library. When Mags hears the librarians talking about all the spooky stuff they've experienced, she tells Luna and Scarlett to come quick -- the G.H.O.S.T. Squad has a new case! But this ghost isn't like the others they've helped cross over. This one is determined to stick around. Forever.

Jan 17, 2018
Scarlett, the garnet fairy by Meadows, Daisy, author. Scarlett, the garnet fairy

Rachel and Kirsty must retrieve the magic garnet which Jack Frost has stolen so that Scarlett, the garnet fairy, can control the size of things.

Jan 17, 2018
Scarlet's big break by Reed, Melody, author. Scarlet's big break

In book 2 of the Major Eights series, Scarlet goes solo and risks alienating her bandmates. After their Battle of the Bands competition, the girls are famous! Everyone knows who they are now--even strangers recognize them! But the attention starts to go to Scarlet's head, and she decides to sign up for the school's talent show as a solo artist. But what about the Major Eights? Should she really leave the band and her friends behind? With each book told from a different girl's perspective, this s

Jan 17, 2018
The royal island by Pearl, Alexa, 1967- author. The royal island

In book seven of the Tales of Sasha series, Sasha, Wyatt, and Kimani travel to the royal island of flying horses! Sasha, Kimani, and Wyatt are flying to the island of royal flying horses where the King and Queen are waiting to meet Sasha! The journey is going well until a powerful storm forces them to take shelter on a small island until the next morning. But the King and Queen will be leaving the royal island in a few hours, and the trio is off course and without their map! Will Sasha find a wa

Jan 17, 2018
Phantom at the funhouse by Canasi, Brittany, author. Phantom at the funhouse

The G.H.O.S.T. Squad's school is having its annual carnival, but something isn't right this year. Something creepy is lurking in the funhouse. Guests are spooked and refusing to come to the carnival. If Mags, Scarlett, and Luna can't solve the case in time, their school won't be able to raise the money it badly needs. The problem is, how do you get a ghost to move on if they don't want to leave?

Jan 17, 2018
Make friends by Dillard, Sarah, 1961- author, illustrator. Make friends

"When Miss Poppy assigns the troop a new badge--Making Friends--the girls think it will easy. They're already friends, so what more is there to do?! But when the Acorn Scouts learn they will need to team up with the boys in the Maple Scouts as part of the badge, everything changes"--

Jan 17, 2018
Geronimo Stilton, Micekings. 6, The helmet holdup by Geronimo Stilton, Micekings. 6, The helmet holdup

"Oh, no! One of the special miceking helmets in miceking chief Sven the Shouter's private collection has been stolen! Could it have been taken by the vilekings-- the rival mouse clan? The micekings journey to the vilekings' village to find out... and while they're there, the dragons attack! Can all the mice work together to save their fur?"--Page 4 of cover

Jan 17, 2018
Emily, the emerald fairy by Meadows, Daisy. Emily, the emerald fairy

Rachel and Kirsty must retrieve the magic emerald which Jack Frost has stolen so that Emily, the emerald fairy can see the future.

Jan 17, 2018
Chloe, the topaz fairy by Meadows, Daisy. Chloe, the topaz fairy

Rachel and Kirsty must retrieve the magic topaz which Jack Frost has stolen so that Chloe, the topaz fairy can change girls into fairies and goblins into teddy bears.

Jan 17, 2018
Bad kitty camp daze by Bruel, Nick, author, illustrator. Bad kitty camp daze

Kitty's life is really hard. Like really, REALLY hard. All she asks for is twenty-two hours a day to sleep and food to be delivered morning and night. But does she get it? No. And when Puppy and Baby get a little rambunctious during her naptime, Kitty gets bonked on the head and starts to believe she's... a dog.

Jan 17, 2018
Amy, the amethyst fairy by Meadows, Daisy. Amy, the amethyst fairy

Amy, the amethyst fairy, does not know what to do when the magic amethyst disappears.

Jan 17, 2018