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  • MerlinMerlin

    Lord, Cynthia.

    When second-grader Suzannah arrives to volunteer at the animal shelter she finds that the newest arrival is Merlin, a mischievous ferret with a talent for hiding and stealing shiny things, so the Shelter Pet Squad needs to find a home that is a perfect match for a ferret.

  • Duke EllingtonDuke Ellington : the piano prince and his orchestra

    Pinkney, Andrea Davis.

    Looks at the life of jazz musician Duke Ellington, discussing his accomplishments and lasting popularity over the course of his fifty-year career.

  • Attack of the shadow smashersAttack of the shadow smashers

    Cummings, Troy.

    The latest monsters threatening Stermont Elementary are shadowy shapeshifters that attach themselves to people, eat their shadows, and block out all light--but before he can think of a way to deal with them, Alexander has to deal with a startling revelation from his friend Nikki.

  • The energy bus for kidsThe energy bus for kids : a story about staying positive and overcoming challenges

    Gordon, Jon, 1971-

    George is having a bad day until he gets on the Energy Bus and learns how to stay positive and overcome his challenges.

  • The Baby-sitters clubThe Baby-sitters club

    Galligan, Gale.

    As a new member of the Baby-sitters Club, Dawn tries to win the acceptance of the club's president by tackling a tough babysitting job.

  • CatStronautsCatStronauts : mission moon

    Brockington, Drew.

    Alerted to a global energy crisis, the President consults with the World's Best Scientist, who suggests sending a special group of astronauts to turn the Moon into a solar power plant.

  • Save me a seatSave me a seat

    Weeks, Sarah.

    Ravi has just moved to the United States from India and has always been at the top of his class; Joe has lived in the same town his whole life and has learning problems--but when their lives intersect in the first week of fifth grade they are brought together by a common enemy (the biggest bully in their class) and the need to take control of their lives.

  • The spell thiefThe spell thief

    Percival, Tom, 1977-

    "Jack (of the beanstalk fame) and his magical talking chicken, Betsy, have always been great at making new friends, like their BFFs Red and Rapunzel. But when Jack spots Anansi, the new kid in town, talking to a troll in the Deep Dark Woods, everything changes. Everyone knows that trolls mean trouble, and Jack will do anything to prove to the rest of his friends that Anansi is a troll spy. Even if that means using stolen magic!"--Provided by publisher.

  • Jelly BeanJelly Bean

    Lord, Cynthia.

    "No pets are allowed in the apartment where Suzannah and her family live, so she volunteers at a local pet shelter and plays with the dogs and cats there--but when a child whose family is moving brings in her pet guinea pig, Jelly Bean, Suzannah promises that she will find him the perfect home"--Provided by publisher.

  • The golden age of piratesThe golden age of pirates : an interactive history adventure

    Temple, Bob.

    Describes the people and events of the golden age of piracy, sharing historical details from the perspective of a pirate, a navy sailor, and a merchant ship crew member.

  • Hello universeHello universe

    Kelly, Erin Entrada.

    The lives of four misfits are intertwined when a bully's prank lands shy Virgil at the bottom of a well and Valencia, Kaori, and Gen band together in an epic quest to find and rescue him.

  • PalomaPaloma

    Lord, Cynthia.

    A group of sato puppies, homeless dogs of various breeds from Puerto Rico, has arrived at the animal shelter, and second grade volunteer Suzannah immediately falls in love with one puppy, Paloma--but it is her job to get the puppy ready for adoption, a separation that could easily break her heart.

  • Day of the night crawlersDay of the night crawlers

    Cummings, Troy.

    Alexander and his new friend, Rip, are worried that the worms the rain has brought out are really the megaworms that Notebook of Doom describes but they soon discover that the night crawlers are trying to warn them about the monster tunnel fish that are threatening Stermont Elementary.

  • How to be a fashion designerHow to be a fashion designer

    Ware, Lesley.

    An introduction to fashion design, covering drawing and designing clothes, fashion lingo, and more.

  • The lost stoneThe lost stone

    Quinn, Jordan.

    Eight-year-old Lucas, Prince of Wrenly, is eager to explore and Clara, daughter of the queen's seamstress, knows the kingdom well, so they team up to find a lost jewel and visit all of the land's main attractions as they search.

  • Ricky Ricotta's mighty robot vs. the uranium unicorns from UranusRicky Ricotta's mighty robot vs. the uranium unicorns from Uranus

    Pilkey, Dav, 1966-

    Evil Uncle Unicorn attempts to dominate earth by using a Ladybot to trick Mighty Robot.

  • I survived the American Revolution, 1776I survived the American Revolution, 1776

    Tarshis, Lauren.

    "Nathaniel Fox never imagined he'd find himself in the middle of a blood-soaked battlefield, fighting for his life. He was only eleven years old! He'd barely paid attention to the troubles between American and England. How could he, while being worked to the bone by his cruel uncle, Uriah Storch? But when his uncle's rage forces him to flee the only home he knows, Nate is suddenly propelled toward a thrilling and dangerous journey into the heart of the Revolutionary War. He finds himself in New York City on the brink of what will be the biggest battle yet"--Provided by publisher.

  • Wonderful wordsWonderful words : poems about reading, writing, speaking, and listening

    Presents an illustrated collection of poems that celebrate words, featuring selections by Emily Dickinson, Nikki Grimes, Carl Sandburg, and others.

  • Stampy's lovely bookStampy's lovely book

    Garrett, Joseph, 1990-

    A collection of puzzles, games, comic strips, activites, and other recreations for young readers that features Stampy Cat and some of his vlogger friends.

  • My mouth is a volcano!My mouth is a volcano!

    Cook, Julia, 1964-

    Louis must learn not to interrupt people when he talks to them.

  • Dog Man and Cat KidDog Man and Cat Kid

    Pilkey, Dav, 1966-

    "Dog Man, ... the heroic hound with a real nose for justice, now has a furry feline sidekick, and together they have a mystery to sniff out! When a new kitty sitter arrives and a glamorous movie starlet goes missing, it's up to Dog Man and Cat Kid to save the day! Will these heroes stay hot on the trail, or will Petey the world's most evil cat send them barking up the wrong tree?"--Provided by publisher.

  • Creating cultures of thinkingCreating cultures of thinking : the 8 forces we must master to truly transform our schools

    Ritchhart, Ron.

    "[Argues that] creating a culture of thinking is more important to learning than any particular curriculum and ... outlines how any school or teacher can accomplish this by leveraging 8 cultural forces: expectations, language, time, modeling, opportunities, routines, interactions, and environment."--Provided by publisher.

  • Sea monster!Sea monster!

    Quinn, Jordan.

    When a legendary sea monster starts making waves in the Sea of Wrenly, Prince Lucas and his friend Clara travel to the Island of Primlox seeking information that might help them calm the beast.

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  • Press herePress here

    Tullet, Hervé.

    Using no special effects other than the reader's imagination, a series of dots multiplies, grows, or changes color by pressing, tilting, or blowing on the previous page.

  • The Pig's AdventureThe Pig's Adventure

    Alex Belsky.

  • Stanley will probably be fineStanley will probably be fine

    Pla, Sally J., author.

    Stanley has entered Trivia Quest---a giant comics-trivia treasure hunt---to prove he can tackle his worries, score VIP passes to Comic Fest, and win back his ex-best friend.

  • Tamba HaliTamba Hali

    Seigerman, David, author.

    Long before he was sacking quarterbacks, Tamba Hali was facing bigger challenges. Learn about his life in this second book in a brand-new nonfiction series about the childhoods of your favorite athletes.

  • The breadwinnerThe breadwinner : a graphic novel

    Tanaka, Shelley, author.

    This beautiful graphic-novel adaptation of The Breadwinner animated film tells the story of eleven-year-old Parvana who must disguise herself as a boy to support her family during the Taliban's rule in Afghanistan.

  • ValensteinsValensteins : (a love story)

    Long, Ethan, author, illustrator.

    On a cold, dark night perfect for scaring, Fran is making a valentine, causing other members of Fright Club to howl and hiss over the idea of being in love.

  • Better togetherBetter together

    George, Kallie, author.

    Spring is here and the animal staff at the Heartwood Hotel are busy arranging a series of festivals and competitions to drum up business and to show its patrons that Heartwood is the greatest hotel in Fernwood Forest.

  • The trials of Morrigan CrowThe trials of Morrigan Crow

    Townsend, Jessica, 1985- author.

    This is a breathtaking, enchanting new series by debut author Jessica Townsend, about a cursed girl who escapes death and finds herself in a magical world---but is then tested beyond her wildest imagination.

  • Just like JackieJust like Jackie

    Stoddard, Lindsey, author.

    For as long as Robinson Hart can remember, it's just been her and Grandpa. Robbie knows they look like an odd pair, because her blond hair and pale skin don't match his dark complexion---but those differences don't mean anything to her.

  • A dash of troubleA dash of trouble

    Meriano, Anna, author.

    Leonora Logro{tilde}no's family owns the most beloved bakery in Rose Hill, Texas. Leo discovers that her mother, aunt, and four older sisters have been keeping a big secret: they're brujas---witches of Mexican ancestry---who pour a little bit of sweet magic into everything that they bake.

  • Pass the ball, MoPass the ball, Mo

    Adler, David A., author.

    Mo's latest obsession is basketball. He's determined to learn how to pass, but as the shortest member of the team, he can't seem to launch the ball high enough.

  • Made for each otherMade for each other : why dogs and people are perfect partners

    Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw, author.

    Dog lovers everywhere will enjoy this insightful, adorable, and fact-filled photographic picture-book exploration of why dogs really are a man's best friend.

  • The dragon slayerThe dragon slayer : folktales from Latin America

    Hernandez, Jaime, author, illustrator.

    Famed Love and Rockets creator Jaime Hernandez transforms beloved myths into bold, stunning, and utterly contemporary comics.

  • Mystery of the bear cubMystery of the bear cub

    Wight, Tamra, author.

    The boys are down in the dumps---literally! Someone is dumping trash on the Wilder Family Campground's property.

  • Mystery of the eagle's nestMystery of the eagle's nest

    Wight, Tamra, author.

    When Cooper and Packrat find their geocache box full of illegal eagle parts, their lazy summer is over. Someone wants those valuable parts back. And if they can't get the parts back, they'll settle for holding one of the rare Pine Lake eaglets hostage instead.

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  • SquishSquish

    Holm, Jennifer L.

    The young amoeba Squish, inspired by his favorite comic book hero, Super Amoeba, tries to navigate his way through school and save his friends and the world from the evils that lurk in the halls.

  • Derek CarrDerek Carr : football star

    Scheff, Matt.

    A biography of American football player Derek Carr.

  • Emma on thin icingEmma on thin icing

    Simon, Coco.

    The girls in the Cupcake Club are ecstatic when Mia asks them to be junior bridesmaids in her mother's wedding and they find the perfect dress, but while trying to pay for the dress without the help of her parents, Emma must balance babysitting her brother, a dog-walking business, flute practice, and baking for the Cupcake Club.

  • Avalanche!Avalanche!

    Johnson, Terry Lynn.

    Twelve-year-old twins Ashley and Ryan are tested to the extreme when faced with a powerful avalanche while skiing in Wyoming's Grand Teton mountains. Includes survival tips from the National Avalanche Center and U.S. Forest Service.

  • The little red catThe little red cat : who ran away learned and his A-B-C's (the hard way)

    McDonnell, Patrick, 1956-

    "In this nearly wordless alphabet book, a little red cat runs away and gets caught up in a wild chase that goes everywhere from A to Z and back home again"--Provided by publisher.

  • The 13-story treehouseThe 13-story treehouse

    Griffiths, Andy, 1961-

    Andy and Terry are trying hard to write their next book but they are constantly distracted by the many animals and special rooms in their thirteen story treehouse.

  • The world of MinecraftThe world of Minecraft

    Schwartz, Heather E.

    An introduction to the videogame Minecraft.

  • The bad guys in mission unpluckableThe bad guys in mission unpluckable

    Blabey, Aaron.

    Still yearning to be seen as heroes, Wolf, Shark, Snake, and Piranha set out to rescue ten thousand chickens from a high-tech cage farm--but one unexpected problem is Mr. Snake himself, also known as "The Chicken Swallower."

  • Diary of a wimpy kidDiary of a wimpy kid : Rodrick rules

    Kinney, Jeff.

    Greg Heffley tells about his summer vacation and his attempts to steer clear of trouble when he returns to middle school and tries to keep his older brother, Rodrick, from telling everyone about Greg's most humiliating experience of the summer.

  • SusanSusan

    Klimo, Kate.

    "Susan--the corgi presented to Princess Elizabeth on her eighteenth birthday--reveals secrets of life in Buckingham Palace"--Provided by publisher.

  • Katie and the cupcake cureKatie and the cupcake cure

    Simon, Coco.

    Katie Brown learns how difficult middle school can be when her best friend ditches her for the Popular Girls Club, but she manages to find a great new group of friends and together they form their own cupcake club.

  • Katie, batter up!Katie, batter up!

    Simon, Coco.

    All of Katie's friends in the Cupcake Club have outside interests, so Katie sets out to find an extracurricular activity, but when she makes the softball team, Katie realizes that team sports are harder than she expected.

  • Real friendsReal friends

    Hale, Shannon.

    The graphic memoir of Shannon Hale in which she reflects on her childhood friendships.

  • Fenway and Hattie up to new tricksFenway and Hattie up to new tricks

    Coe, Victoria J.

    Even though Fenway is disappointed when his best human friend Hattie refuses to remove the Cone of Doom so he can care for his own injury, he is determined to cheer her up when she worries about her grandmother's visit.

  • Alexis and the perfect recipeAlexis and the perfect recipe

    Simon, Coco.

    Alexis Becker, who handles the financial side of the Cupcake Club, deals with her crush on her friend Emma Taylor's brother Matt and supplying the desserts for her sister Dylan's sweet sixteen party.

  • Beautiful oops!Beautiful oops!

    Saltzberg, Barney.

    Demonstrates the many ways that torn, crinkled, and smudged bits of paper can be transformed into various shapes and images.

  • The Bad GuysThe Bad Guys

    Blabey, Aaron.

    The Bad Guys, Mr. Wolf, Mr. Shark, Mr. Snake, and Mr. Piranha, want to be heroes, and they decide that the way to do it is free the 200 dogs in the city dog pound--but their plan soon goes awry.

  • The bad guys in the furball strikes backThe bad guys in the furball strikes back

    Blabey, Aaron.

    "Mr. Wolf and his bad buddies have messed with the wrong guinea pig--one who is secretly an evil mad scientist. And the nasty little furball wants revenge!"--Back cover.

  • The Battle of Bunker HillThe Battle of Bunker Hill : an interactive history adventure

    Burgan, Michael.

    Provides readers with multiple perspectives on the Battle of Bunker Hill.

  • SquishSquish

    Holm, Jennifer L.

    Afraid to watch horror movies with his friend, Pod, Squish the amoeba feels better after learning that even comic book superheroes get scared sometimes.

  • Humphrey's pet show panicHumphrey's pet show panic

    Birney, Betty G.

    When a dog gets too close to Humphrey at the town pet show, Og the Frog saves the day and Humphrey sees that having a great friend is the best prize he could possibly win.

  • Lights, camera, middle school!Lights, camera, middle school!

    Holm, Jennifer L.

    "Babymouse joins the school Film Club and writes the greatest cinematic masterpiece of all time! But when the movie gets shown to the entire school, will it be a box office hit or a flop?"-- Provided by publisher.

  • Lunch lady and the picture day perilLunch lady and the picture day peril

    Krosoczka, Jarrett.

    When eccentric photographer Stefani DePino comes to Thompson Brook to take school pictures in the midst of an acne epidemic, Lunch Lady, Betty, and the Breakfast Bunch learn that Stefani is using them to break into the world of high fashion.

  • Matt RyanMatt Ryan : football star

    Bates, Greg, 1978-

    A brief biography of professional football player Matt Ryan.

  • Mia in the mixMia in the mix

    Simon, Coco.

    When the popular girls club takes interest in Mia, she has to decide between being popular and her new cupcake club friends.

  • Ricky Ricotta's mighty robot vs. the unpleasant penguins from PlutoRicky Ricotta's mighty robot vs. the unpleasant penguins from Pluto

    Pilkey, Dav, 1966-

    Infuriated by the declaration that Pluto is no longer a planet, President Penguin and his penguins invade Earth and it is up to Ricky and his robot pal to defeat them--with some help from Ricky's cousin Lucy and her pets.

  • The greatest giftThe greatest gift

    George, Kallie, author.

    As the snow stacks higher, Mona the mouse will have to gather friends both old and new to keep the peace, finding help in some of the most unexpected places.

  • A true homeA true home

    George, Kallie, author.

    Mona the mouse is precisely the maid they need at the grandest hotel in Fernwood Forest, where animals come from far and wide for safety, luxury, and comfort.

  • The 65-story treehouseThe 65-story treehouse

    Griffiths, Andy, 1961-

    Andy and Terry travel through time trying to save their treehouse from highly talented, angry ants and Inspector Bubblewrap the building inspector while rushing to meet their publisher's deadline.

  • The wild robotThe wild robot

    Brown, Peter, 1979-

    Roz the robot discovers that she is alone on a remote, wild island with no memory of where she is from or why she is there, and her only hope of survival is to try to learn about her new environment from the island's hostile inhabitants.

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  • The Atlanta Falcons storyThe Atlanta Falcons story

    Mack, Larry.

    "Engaging images accompany information about the Atlanta Falcons. The combination of high-interest subject matter and light text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7"--

  • LEGOLEGO : absolutely everything you need to know

    Hugo, Simon.

    "Can you believe that a wooden duck was one of the LEGO Group's first toys? Or that 68,000 LEGO pieces are created every minute? Did you know that the evil Overlord is the only NINJAGO Minifigure to wear a skirt? Or that you'll find a LEGO croissant piece inside 44 LEGO sets? This book is crammed full of...trivia for LEGO fans of every age. From minuscule Minifigure mugs to the largest LEGOLAND model, it covers all the places, populations, pieces, and themes that make up the LEGO world. Produced in collaboration with the LEGO Group"--OCLC.

  • All's faire in middle schoolAll's faire in middle school

    Jamieson, Victoria, author, illustrator.

    Homeschooled by Renaissance Fair enthusiasts, eleven-year-old Imogene has a hard time fitting in when her wish to enroll in public school is granted.

  • A tale of two kittiesA tale of two kitties

    Pilkey, Dav, 1966-, author, artist.

    When a villain turns buildings into monsters that can eat anything in their path, Petey the cat's clone L'il Petey steps in to save the day, while Dog Man works to remain the top crimefighter in the city.

  • Graveyard shakesGraveyard shakes

    Terry, Laura, author, illustrator.

    Katia and Victoria are sisters and scholarship students at a private boarding school. While Victoria tries to fit in, Katia is unapologetic about her quirks, even though their classmates tease her.

  • Super Narwhal and Jelly JoltSuper Narwhal and Jelly Jolt

    Clanton, Ben, 1988-

    "Happy-go-lucky Narwhal and no-nonsense Jelly find their inner superheroes in three new under-the-sea adventures. In the first story, Narwhal reveals his superhero alter-ego and enlists Jelly to help him figure out what his superpower is. Next, Narwhal uses his superpower to help a friend find his way back home. In the third story, Jelly is feeling blue and Narwhal comes to the rescue"--Amazon.com.

  • Unicorn vs. goblinsUnicorn vs. goblins : another Phoebe and her unicorn adventure

    Simpson, Dana, 1977-

    "School's out! That means no more teachers, no more books, and lots of time to compliment Marigold Nostrils on her good looks. In this third volume, Phoebe and her obligational best friend, Marigold, learn that summer still has plenty of surprises. Have fun with Phoebe and Marigold as they continue the 'Phoebegold Detective Agency,' spend a week at Wolfgang Music Camp, and find themselves in more misadventures, thanks to Marigold's enchanted sparkles"--Back cover.

  • 365 things to do with LEGO bricks365 things to do with LEGO bricks

    Hugo, Simon.

    Contains pictures of 365 LEGO models to create.

  • Razzle dazzle unicornRazzle dazzle unicorn : another Phoebe and her unicorn adventure

    Simpson, Dana, 1977-

    Phoebe and Marigold deal with trouble at school, messy rooms, and a case of "Sparkle Fever," before returning to Camp Wolfgang where Sue and Ringo remind them why being weird is so much fun.

  • Dog ManDog Man

    Pilkey, Dav, 1966-

    "George and Harold have created a new hero who digs into deception, claws after crooks, and rolls over robbers. When Greg the police dog and his cop companion are injured on the job, a life-saving surgery changes the course of history, and Dog Man is born. With the head of a dog and the body of a human, this heroic hound has a real nose for justice. But can he resist the call of the wild to answer the call of duty?"--Amazon.com.

  • The call of the wildThe call of the wild

    Fison, Julie, 1966-, author.

    "Phoebe Wright and her besties, Annabel and Kimmi, have been invited to the coolest party of the year! But when Phoebe realizes it's on the same night as her Wild Club's movie-night fundraiser, she's totally torn about what to do"--Page [4] of cover.

  • Great LEGO setsGreat LEGO sets : a visual history

    Lipkowitz, Daniel.

    Contains photographs and profiles of more than 300 LEGO sets from the 1950s to the 2010s.

  • The Baby-sitters ClubThe Baby-sitters Club

    Telgemeier, Raina.

    Stacey's move to a new town and her struggle with diabetes are made easier by her friendships with Kristy, Claudia, and Mary Anne, and her participation as a member of the Baby-sitter's Club.

  • Treaties, trenches, mud, and bloodTreaties, trenches, mud, and blood : a World War I tale

    Hale, Nathan, 1976-

    Presents in graphic novel format a history of World War One.

  • Three times luckyThree times lucky

    Turnage, Sheila.

    Washed ashore as a baby in tiny Tupelo Landing, North Carolina, Mo LoBeau, now eleven, and her best friend Dale turn detective when the amnesiac Colonel, owner of a café and co-parent of Mo with his cook, Miss Lana, seems implicated in a murder.

  • DramaDrama

    Telgemeier, Raina.

    Callie rides an emotional roller coaster while serving on the stage crew for a middle school production of Moon over Mississippi as various relationships start and end, and others never quite get going.

  • The Lego ideas bookThe Lego ideas book : unlock your imagination

    Lipkowitz, Daniel.

    Six themed chapters offer inspiration for LEGO creations, with basic templates and instructions for creating new things out of LEGO bricks and sets.

  • Diary of a wimpy kidDiary of a wimpy kid : Greg Heffley's journal

    Kinney, Jeff.

    Greg records his sixth grade experiences in a middle school where he and his best friend, Rowley, undersized weaklings amid boys who need to shave twice daily, hope just to survive, but when Rowley grows more popular, Greg must take drastic measures to save their friendship.

  • WizardologyWizardology : the book of the secrets of Merlin

    Steer, Dugald.

    For any apprentice determined to learn the arcane arts of wizardry, could there be a better teacher than... Merlin himself? Originally discovered in 1588, this remarkable text by history's most respected wizard is revealed to the world for the very first time. Lavishly illustrated by four dedicated artists, Wizardology's intricate design even conceals a series of hidden symbols that spell out a secret message when their code is deciphered-if the reader is clever enough to find them.

  • Captain Underpants and the big, bad battle of the Bionic Booger BoyCaptain Underpants and the big, bad battle of the Bionic Booger Boy

    Pilkey, Dav, 1966-

    A snotty situation ensues when Melvin Sneedley, an academically-gifted student, turns into the Bionic Booger Boy and must be stopped by George, Harold, and Captain Underpants.

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