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The player king by Avi, 1937- author. The player king

From Newbery Award-winning author Avi comes the gripping and amazingly true tale of a boy plucked from the gutter to become the King of England. England, 1486. King Henry VII has recently snatched the English Crown and now sits on the throne, while young Prince Edward, who has a truer claim, has apparently disappeared. Meanwhile, a penniless kitchen boy named Lambert Simnel is slaving away at a tavern in Oxford--until a mysterious friar, Brother Simonds, buys Lambert from the tavern keeper and w

Dec 13, 2017
Oddity by Cannon, Sarah, author. Oddity

Join a tough eleven-year-old as she faces down zombie rabbits, alien mobs, and Puppet Cartels while trying to find her missing twin in Sarah Cannon's imaginative middle-grade debut, Oddity. Welcome to Oddity, New Mexico, where normal is odd and odd is normal. Ada Roundtree is no stranger to dodging carnivorous dumpsters, distracting zombie rabbits with marshmallows, and instigating games of alien punkball. But things haven’t been the same since her twin sister, Pearl, won the town’s yearly Sweep

Dec 13, 2017
In the country of Queens by Best, Cari, author. In the country of Queens

Eleven-year-old Shirley Alice Burns lives with her domineering mother, Hurricane Anna, and loving Grandmother. One day she unexpectedly discovers that her beloved father isn’t in Absentia as her family would have her believe, but dead. And she understands all too well why they haven’t told her; she’s always been shy and quiet, and Anna has always been protective of her. But if Shirley doesn’t start speaking up, she isn’t going to be able to do the things she wants to do: go on vacation to Lake W

Dec 13, 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 13, 2017
A Dash of Trouble by Meriano, Anna/ Ortega, Mirelle (ILT) A Dash of Trouble

Dec 13, 2017
Charlie Numbers and the man in the moon by Mezrich, Ben, 1969- author. Charlie Numbers and the man in the moon

Charlie is recruited to use his mathematical prowess to discover what happened to a box of stolen moon rocks in this follow up to Bringing Down the Mouse. Charlie Lewis is really good at math. So good, that he’s approached by a mysterious woman who needs his help. The woman is carrying an incredible item: an actual moon rock, one of the most valuable objects on Earth, and she’s investigating the theft of a box of moon rocks from NASA’s vault at the Johnson Space Center, and believes the stolen r

Dec 13, 2017
The things Owen wrote by Kerrin, Jessica Scott, author. The things Owen wrote

"Owen has always done well, even without trying that hard. He gets A's in school, is an avid photographer and knows he can count on his family's support. But then Owen makes a mistake. A big one. And now he must face his fear of disappointing his entire family. A last-minute trip to Iceland, just Owen and his granddad, seems like the perfect way out. For Owen's granddad, the trip is about paying tribute to a friend with Icelandic roots. But Owen has a more urgent reason for going: he must get ba

Dec 12, 2017
Secret of the Ron Mor Skerry by Fry, Rosalie K., author, illustrator. Secret of the Ron Mor Skerry

Fiona McConville is a child of the Western Isles, living on the Scottish mainland. City life doesn’t suit Fiona and at age ten she is sent back to her beloved isles to live with her grandparents. There she learns more about her mother’s strange ways with the seals and seabirds; hears stories of the selkies, mythological creatures that are half seal and half human; and wonders about her baby brother, Jamie, who disappeared long ago but whom fishermen claim to have seen. Fiona is determined to fin

Dec 12, 2017
The road to ever after by Young, Moira, author. The road to ever after

Davy David, an orphan, lives by his wits in the dead-end town of Brownvale. When a stray dog named George turns Davy’s life upside down just days before Christmas, Davy sets in motion a chain of events that forces them to flee. A mischievous wind blows the two of them to a boarded-up museum on the outskirts of town where they meet the elderly recluse, Miss Flint. She has planned one last adventure before her time is up and hires the reluctant Davy and George to escort her. As they travel, the mo

Dec 12, 2017
The real McCoys by Swanson, Matthew, 1974- author. The real McCoys

Her name’s Moxie. Moxie McCoy. Bold, opinionated, and haplessly self-confident, the world’s greatest fourth-grade detective faces her biggest challenge! When someone kidnaps beloved school mascot Eddie the Owl, Moxie is on the case?but she’s forced to fly solo now that her best friend (and crime-solving partner) has moved away. Moxie must interview her classmates?both as potential new best friends and as possible suspects. She finds clues and points fingers but can’t save the owl on her own. Ent

Dec 12, 2017
The portal and the veil by Sanders, Ted, 1969- author. The portal and the veil

In the third book of Ted Sanders’ Keepers series, Horace and his friends discover their talismans of power may be dying out. Now the race is on to save their way of life—and the world as we know it. Horace F. Andrews and his friends are fighting the battle of their lives, a battle that will decide the fate of everyone and everything they love. As Wardens and Keepers of Tan’ji, the fabled talismans of power, it is their duty to keep the world safe from those who would destroy it. But all is not a

Dec 12, 2017
No way out by Poblocki, Dan, author. No way out

Four of the orphans who were lured to Larkspur House have made it out of the shadow house alive, but Poppy, Dash, Azumi, and Dylan are still on the grounds of the estate and far from safety--and unless they solve the mystery of what it is that the house wants from them they may never escape.

Dec 12, 2017
Niagara Falls, or does it? by Winkler, Henry, 1945- Niagara Falls, or does it?

Fourth-graders Hank, Ashley, and Frankie are excitedly preparing for a magic show at the Rock 'N Bowl when Hank's creative alternative to an English essay lands him in detention and grounded the week of the show.

Dec 12, 2017
Jim at the corner by Farjeon, Eleanor, 1881-1965, author. Jim at the corner

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Dec 12, 2017
How Oscar Indigo broke the universe - (and put it back together again) by Teague, David, 1964- author. How Oscar Indigo broke the universe - (and put it back together again)

Oscar Indigo has never been good at baseball, so naturally he's nervous when he has to fill in for his team's injured All-Star, Lourdes. Luckily, Oscar has a mysterious gold watch that can stop time, which he uses to fake a game-winning home run. Now Oscar's the underdog hero of his town and even Lourdes wants to be his friend. But the universe is a precarious place, and you can't just steal time without any consequences. If Oscar doesn't find a way to return the time he stole, the universe will

Dec 12, 2017
Hortense and the shadow by O'Hara, Natalia, author. Hortense and the shadow

Hortense hates her shadow for following her everywhere and thinks her shadow hates her, too, but when she faces bandits she finds that a shadow is just what she needs.

Dec 12, 2017
The Doldrums and the Helmsley curse by Gannon, Nicholas, author, illustrator. The Doldrums and the Helmsley curse

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Dec 12, 2017
Digging for trouble by Fairstein, Linda A., author. Digging for trouble

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Dec 12, 2017
Clutch by Camlot, Heather, author. Clutch

It is 1946 in a poor Jewish neighborhood in Montreal where a few dollars equals a fortune, and no matter where you go you will find the best home cooking anywhere on Earth. It is also a million miles away from the posh mansions on the other side of town. But a 12-year-old boy can still hope. On the other side of town something incredible is happening. Jackie Robinson is playing for the Montreal Royals. And he's going to change the world. If Jackie can do that, then there is hope that a poor Jewi

Dec 12, 2017
Better off undead by Preller, James, author. Better off undead

After becoming undead, a boy tries to survive middle school. Adrian Lazarus has met with a curious fate. He’s returned from the dead (after a bad bike accident, no helmet), yet not a lot has changed. He’s always been an outcast. But it’s not just being a zombie that makes Adrian feel different. He notices the world has changed, too: bees are vanishing, forest fires are burning, super-flus are spreading. The holographic advertisements in the night sky assure people that all is well. Adrian and hi

Dec 12, 2017

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