Special Topics and Holidays

Flunked

*This item also available on Cloud Library, Hoopla, and Libby. When petty thief Gilly, who lives with five younger brothers and sisters in a run-down boot, gets caught stealing, she is sentenced to three months at Fairy Tale Reform School, where all of the teachers are former villains, including the Big Bad Wolf, the Evil

Flunked

Jen Calonita
(Juvenile Fiction - J Calonit)
Series: Fairy Tale Reform School Series

*This item also available on Cloud Library, Hoopla, and Libby. When petty thief Gilly, who lives with five younger brothers and sisters in a run-down boot, gets caught stealing, she is sentenced to three months at Fairy Tale Reform School, where all of the teachers are former villains, including the Big Bad Wolf, the Evil Queen, and Cinderella's Wicked Stepmother.

Imagine Your Story!

Charlie Hernández and the League of Shadows

*This item also available on Cloud Library and Libby. Steeped in Hispanic folklore since childhood, middle schooler Charlie Hernández 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.

Charlie Hernández and the League of Shadows

Ryan Calejo
(Juvenile Fiction - J Calejo)

*This item also available on Cloud Library and Libby. Steeped in Hispanic folklore since childhood, middle schooler Charlie Hernández 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.

Imagine Your Story!

The Tragical Tale of Birdie Bloom

*This item also available on Libby. In the fairy-tale kingdom of Wanderly, everyone has a role. Birdie Bloom is a Tragical, an orphan doomed to an unhappy ending. Agnes Prunella Crunch is a witch. The wicked kind. In Wanderly, a meeting between a witch and a Tragical can only end one way: tragically.

The Tragical Tale of Birdie Bloom

Temre Beltz
(Juvenile Fiction - J Beltz)

*This item also available on Libby. In the fairy-tale kingdom of Wanderly, everyone has a role. Birdie Bloom is a Tragical, an orphan doomed to an unhappy ending. Agnes Prunella Crunch is a witch. The wicked kind. In Wanderly, a meeting between a witch and a Tragical can only end one way: tragically. But with the help of some mysterious Winds, a few wayward letters, and a very unusual book, the two might just form the kingdom's unlikeliest friendship; and together, rewrite their story into one that is not very Tragical at all.

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The Girl Who Drank the Moon

*This item also available on Cloud Library, Hoopla, and Libby. Every year, the people of the Protectorate leave a baby as an offering to the witch who lives in the forest. They hope this sacrifice will keep her from terrorizing their town. But the witch in the Forest, Xan, is kind.

The Girl Who Drank the Moon

Kelly Barnhill
(Juvenile Fiction - J Barnhil)

*This item also available on Cloud Library, Hoopla, and Libby. Every year, the people of the Protectorate leave a baby as an offering to the witch who lives in the forest. They hope this sacrifice will keep her from terrorizing their town. But the witch in the Forest, Xan, is kind. She shares her home with a wise Swamp Monster and a Perfectly Tiny Dragon. Xan rescues the children and delivers them to welcoming families on the other side of the forest, nourishing the babies with starlight on the journey. One year, Xan accidentally feeds a baby moonlight instead of starlight, filling the ordinary child with extraordinary magic. Xan decides she must raise this girl, whom she calls Luna, as her own. As Luna's thirteenth birthday approaches, her magic begins to emerge - with dangerous consequences.

Imagine Your Story!

The Magic Mirror

*This item also available on Libby. The Ice Princess's magic mirror is broken, one piece is missing, and without it the Enchanted Kingdom is locked in a terrible, unseasonable, heat wave (even the palace is melting); two children, Kara and Zed, are determined to help, but first they must figure out whether the break is the result of the sibling rivalry between the Ice Princess and her sister the Sun Princess--or did the monkey do it?

The Magic Mirror

Anna Staniszewski
(Juvenile First Chapter -J Stanisz)

*This item also available on Libby. The Ice Princess's magic mirror is broken, one piece is missing, and without it the Enchanted Kingdom is locked in a terrible, unseasonable, heat wave (even the palace is melting); two children, Kara and Zed, are determined to help, but first they must figure out whether the break is the result of the sibling rivalry between the Ice Princess and her sister the Sun Princess--or did the monkey do it?

Imagine Your Story!

Zeus and the Thunderbolt of Doom

*This item is also available on Libby. When ten-year-old Zeus is kidnapped, he discovers he can defend himself with a magical thunderbolt.

Zeus and the Thunderbolt of Doom

Joan Holub
(Juvenile First Chapter - J Holub)
Series: Heroes In Training

*This item is also available on Libby. When ten-year-old Zeus is kidnapped, he discovers he can defend himself with a magical thunderbolt.

Imagine Your Story!

A Computer Called Katherine: How Katherine Johnson Helped Put America on the Moon

Shares the story of the pioneering African American mathematician, Katherine Johnson, who helped calculate America's first manned flight into space, its first manned orbit of Earth, and the world's first trip to the moon. 

A Computer Called Katherine: How Katherine Johnson Helped Put America on the Moon

Suzanne Slade
(Juvenile Nonfiction - J 921 Johnson Sla)

Shares the story of the pioneering African American mathematician, Katherine Johnson, who helped calculate America's first manned flight into space, its first manned orbit of Earth, and the world's first trip to the moon. 

Women Who Changed the World

Girls Think of Everything: Stories of Ingenious Inventions by Women

An updated edition of the best-selling guide features seven new chapters that reflect today's diverse and increasingly technological world.

Girls Think of Everything: Stories of Ingenious Inventions by Women

Catherine Thimmesh
(Juvenile Nonfiction - J 609.2 Thi)

An updated edition of the best-selling guide features seven new chapters that reflect today's diverse and increasingly technological world.

Women Who Changed the World

She Persisted Around the World: 13 Women Who Changed the World

Profiles the lives of thirteen women who have left their mark on world history, including Caroline Herschel, Marie Curie, Mary Verghese, and Malala Yousafzai.

She Persisted Around the World: 13 Women Who Changed the World

Chelsea Clinton
(Juvenile Nonfiction - J 920 Cli)

Profiles the lives of thirteen women who have left their mark on world history, including Caroline Herschel, Marie Curie, Mary Verghese, and Malala Yousafzai.

Women Who Changed the World

Shaking Things Up: 14 Young Women Who Changed the World

An ensemble of leading women picture book creators join together to promote education and celebrate the Women's March through tributes to 14 of history's young female revolutionaries, including Malala Yousafzai, Molly Williams and Nelly Bly. 

Shaking Things Up: 14 Young Women Who Changed the World

Susan Hood
(Juvenile Nonfiction - J 305.4 Hoo)

An ensemble of leading women picture book creators join together to promote education and celebrate the Women's March through tributes to 14 of history's young female revolutionaries, including Malala Yousafzai, Molly Williams and Nelly Bly. 

Women Who Changed the World

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