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A skateboard cat-astrophe by Dixon, Franklin W., author. A skateboard cat-astrophe

Everyone in Bayport is talking about the first annual skateboard contest. The winner gets free mac and cheese balls from The Easy Cheesy food truck for the whole year! Frank and Joe just wish there was someone to beat the school's biggest bully, and best skateboarder, Diesel Diffendorfer. Then their best friend Chet shows them a video of Skeeter the skateboarding cat, a cat that happens to belong to the new kid in town, Carlos Martinez. Suddenly, a plan is hatched.

Dec 8, 2017
Cam Jansen and the millionaire mystery by Adler, David A. Cam Jansen and the millionaire mystery

Can Cam catch a jewel thief? Cam Jansen and her best friend, Eric Shelton, are at a charity function with their mothers to raise money for local firefighters. When the host's pearl necklace goes missing, the luncheon turns into a whodunit, and all the guests are suspects. Can Cam use her photographic memory to identify the culprit before the thief gets away?

Dec 8, 2017
Camp out by Dillard, Sarah, 1961- author, illustrator. Camp out

Badges are better when you earn them together! The Mouse Scouts are ready to earn a new badge . . . but can they make it in the wild without their fearless leader? The Scouts are hitting the nature trail to earn their “Camp Out” badge. But not all of the troopers are gung-ho about sleeping beneath the stars. Violet can’t bear the thought of leaving her comfy bed behind, while everything about the great outdoors seems to make Junebug sneeze. But when Miss Poppy goes missing, can the Scouts work t

Dec 8, 2017
Caterflies and ice by Citro, Asia, author. Caterflies and ice

"When an unexpected snowstorm causes trouble for the magical creatures of the forest, Zoey and Sassafras come to the rescue. But their first attempt to save trapped caterfly eggs results in a big mistake. Can they figure out a way to fix things before the baby caterflies hatch?"-- book jacket.

Dec 11, 2017
Champ by Miles, Ellen, author. Champ

"When Charles goes to his father's softball game, the last thing he expects to find is a puppy to foster. But when he meets Champ, a German shepherd with a big heart, Charles knows that he has to take care of the dog. Can he help find this talented pup a forever home?"--Page 4 of cover.

Dec 8, 2017
Cosmic blackout! by O'Ryan, Ray, author. Cosmic blackout!

Zack loves everything about his new planet, Nebulon, until there is a complete cosmic blackout and he must try to function without his Indoor Robotic Assistant and hyperphone.

Dec 8, 2017
Flora the dress-up fairy by Meadows, Daisy. Flora the dress-up fairy

"Rachel and Kirsty have been invited to a magnificent costume ball -- but will it be ruined by Jack Frost and his wicked goblins? This is our tenth Rainbow Magic Special Edition. Dress-up drama! Kirsty's cousin is throwing a fancy costume ball in a castle -- and Kirsty and Rachel are invited! It should be just like a fairy tale. But Jack Frost is planning his own chaotic costume party. If his goblins snag Flora the Dress-Up Fairy's three magical objects, the girls' costume ball will be a royal d

Dec 8, 2017
Freddie ramos makes a splash by Jules, Jacqueline, 1956- Freddie ramos makes a splash

When a bully shows up at Starwood Park, Freddie's super-powered zapatos go missing. Is the bully to blame? And how can Freddie investigate without his super-speed?

Dec 14, 2017
Freddie Ramos springs into action by Jules, Jacqueline, 1956- Freddie Ramos springs into action

Freddie has shoes that give him super speed. It's hard to be a superhero and a regular kid at the same time, especially when your shoes give you even more power! Freddie needs an on/off switch for his super speed, so Mr. Vaslov, who created the shoes, decides to invent a remote control, but he gets more than he planned. When his young neighbor's ball goes missing, Freddie uses his new powers to find it...and Mr. Vaslov!

Dec 14, 2017
Freddie Ramos stomps the snow by Jules, Jacqueline, 1956- Freddie Ramos stomps the snow

"When a freak spring blizzard buries Starwood Park, Freddie works with Mr. Vaslov to clear the sidewalks using a new invention--Zapato Power snowshoes. But not even the snow can stop a thief from causing trouble in the neighborhood. Can Freddie solve the case, even if it means helping Erika, the Starwood Park bully?"--

Dec 8, 2017
Freddie Ramos zooms to the rescue by Jules, Jacqueline, 1956- Freddie Ramos zooms to the rescue

Freddie’s super-speedy adventures continue—now he has superhero duties at school! Things are not going well at Starwood Elementary. A squirrel is running through the halls. A tree fell on the gym. The principal is acting weird! Can Freddie save the day with his Zapato Power?

Dec 8, 2017
Geronimo Stilton. Cavemice. 15, A mammoth mystery by Geronimo Stilton. Cavemice. 15, A mammoth mystery

All the mammoths have fled Old Mouse City! It's a total cat-astrophe! Not only because mammoths are valuable allies of the cavemice, but also because without them, the cavemice can't make mammoth milkshakes, their delicious national drink. Geronimo Stiltonoot must embark on a daring journey to find the mammoths...and avoid going extinct before he gets back!

Dec 14, 2017
Gimme shelter - misadventures and misinformation by Cronin, Doreen, author. Gimme shelter - misadventures and misinformation

The Chicken Squad uncovers mysterious remains while digging a meteor/storm shelter, and they stop work to investigate just as a big storm is approaching.

Dec 13, 2017
Horrible Harry and the field day revenge by Kline, Suzy, author. Horrible Harry and the field day revenge

Horrible Harry is at it again in a rollicking story of Field Day adventures, mishaps...and revenge! It’s one of the best days at South School: Field Day! That means bean bag tosses, relay races, and tug of war. When Mr. Deltoid announces students will pair up to compete for a mystery prize, Harry and Doug are determined to win. But at what cost? Harry's sneaky tactics leave Sid and Mary grumbling. They even claim he’s cheating. Harry insists he's playing fair and square. Doug doesn’t know what

Dec 9, 2017
Inky, the Indigo Fairy by Meadows, Daisy. Inky, the Indigo Fairy

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Dec 8, 2017
Joy, the summer vacation fairy by Meadows, Daisy. Joy, the summer vacation fairy

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Dec 8, 2017
Kylie, the carnival fairy by Meadows, Daisy. Kylie, the carnival fairy

Jack Frost is at it again! He and his goblins are always causing trouble. This time, theyv'e stolen the three magic hats that make Wetherbury's summer carnival so much fun. If Kylie the Carnival Fairy doesn't get them back soon, the carnival will be ruined.

Dec 8, 2017
Out of remote control by Hopper, Ada. Out of remote control

Dr. Bunsen has built an all-controlling TV remote that the DATA Set use to fast-forward and rewind through real time. But things get out of remote control when they accidently change the channel! Now the kids must hop back and forth from train-robbing, Wild West cowboys to hungry underwater sharks to evil space aliens until they get back to their own reality show. Can the DATA Set find a way to reset time before the universe is broken forever?

Dec 8, 2017
Pedro the ninja by Manushkin, Fran, author. Pedro the ninja

After watching a ninja cartoon, Pedro dreams of being a ninja himself. Luckily, his dad gets him karate lessons. With hardwork and a little practice, maybe Pedro can become ninja star, just like the ones he sees in the movies! A glossary and reading questions make this title a black-belt level book.

Dec 8, 2017
Phone-y friends by Krulik, Nancy E., author. Phone-y friends

Logan auditions for the school play and is chosen for the role of Chipmunk Number Three, but unfortunately, Java, Logan's robot cousin, doesn't get a part, which means he and Logan won't be hanging out together every day after school. Logan's excited to have something to himself and starts spending more and more time with his new friends. Now with so much time on his hands, Java is determined to make some new friends, too--the dishwasher, the electric mixer, the refrigerator . . . But his favori

Dec 8, 2017
Pigsticks and Harold lost in time! by Milway, Alex, 1978- author. Pigsticks and Harold lost in time!

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Dec 8, 2017
Piper Morgan plans a party by Faris, Stephanie, author. Piper Morgan plans a party

Piper is excited to help her mom plan a big party for another girl her age. After all, who doesn t love a good party? But when Piper and her mom arrive, they are in for an unpleasant surprise: A spoiled little girl, a huge mansion, and a list of impossible demands from the birthday girl that includes a real-life princess and grape jelly beans. How will they ever pull off the show-stopping party that Emmy is demanding? It seems like no matter what they suggest, Emmy is never happy. Can Piper help

Dec 8, 2017
Shai & Emmie star in Break an egg! by Wallis, Quvenzhané, 2003- author. Shai & Emmie star in Break an egg!

When Shai Williams, who plans to become a star on Broadway, loses the lead role in the third-grade musical at her performing arts elementary school in Atlanta, she learns an important lesson about adaptability, from her mother, aunt, and grandmother, all actresses.

Dec 13, 2017
Wild cards by Szpirglas, Jeff, author. Wild cards

Matt loves Monster Zap cards. No, no, Matt LOVES Monster Zap cards. He has Monster Zap toys, reads Monster Zap books and wears Monster Zap underwear. Matt and his friends like to trade the cards at school, as the schoolyard is so empty and dirty, there isn't much else for them to do at recess. But when kids start fighting over Monster Zap and the cards are banned, Matt realizes that the school has big problems, maybe even bigger problems than the fights the cards caused. With the help of their t

Dec 11, 2017