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  • BoneBone

    Smith, Jeff, 1960 February 27-

    The Bone cousins must find a treasure in order to save the ancient city of Atheia from a tyrant.

  • The destruction of Pompeii, AD 79The destruction of Pompeii, AD 79

    Tarshis, Lauren.

    "No one in the bustling city of Pompeii worries when the ground trembles beneath their feet. The beast under the mountain Vesuvius, high above the city, wakes up angry sometimes--and always goes back to sleep, but Marcus is afraid. He knows something is terribly wrong--and his father, who trusts science more than mythical beasts, agrees. when Vesuvius explodes into a cloud of fiery ash and rocks fall from the sky like rain, will they have time to escape--and survive the epic destruction of Pompeii?"--Back cover.

  • FrindleFrindle

    Clements, Andrew, 1949-.

    When he decides to turn his fifth grade teacher's love of the dictionary around on her, clever Nick Allen invents a new word and begins a chain of events that quickly moves beyond his control.

  • Harry Potter and the Chamber of SecretsHarry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

    Rowling, J. K.

    When the Chamber of Secrets is opened again at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, second-year student Harry Potter finds himself in danger from a dark power that has once more been released on the school.

  • Hello, Nebulon!Hello, Nebulon!

    O'Ryan, Ray.

    Moving from Earth to the futuristic planet Nebulon in 2120, eight-year-old Zack is nervous about starting school and meeting people.

  • Journey to JunoJourney to Juno

    O'Ryan, Ray.

    On the planet Nebulon in 2120, Zack joins his school's Explorer's Club and visits Juno, a planet made of crystals, but he is less than thrilled when he is partnered with the class bully.

  • The Kissing handThe Kissing hand

    Penn, Audrey, 1947-

    When Chester the raccoon is reluctant to go to kindergarten for the first time, his mother teaches him a secret way to carry her love with him.

  • The lucky snow leopardThe lucky snow leopard

    Cobb, Amelia (Children's author)

    Zoe helps a snow leopard that's scared to be a big brother.

  • The Prehistoric PlanetThe Prehistoric Planet

    O'Ryan, Ray.

    Zack and his father are invited to join the Nebulon Navigators as they set out to return a lost baby pterosaur to the Prehistoric Planet, where Zack sees animals and plants he had only read about in books.

  • Smurfs graphic novelSmurfs graphic novel


    Papa Smurf rushes to find a cure when a strange fly sets off an epidemic in Smurf Village, turning the Smurfs purple and making them act crazy. Then, in "The Flying Smurf," one Smurf decides he wants to fly and, in "The Smurf and his neighbors," another Smurf tries moving to the forest to get some peace and quiet.

  • The puzzled penguinThe puzzled penguin

    Cobb, Amelia (Children's author)

    Pip, the new penguin at the zoo, does not seem to realize he is a penguin.

  • The silky seal pupThe silky seal pup

    Cobb, Amelia.

    "The Rescue Zoo is Zoe's home--and her favorite place in the whole world. When she finds out it might have to close, she is determined to come up with a plan to save it. If she doesn't, friendly seal pup, Star, might end up homeless!"--Back cover.

  • The tail of Emily WindsnapThe tail of Emily Windsnap

    Kessler, Liz.

    After finally convincing her mother that she should take swimming lessons, twelve-year-old Emily discovers a terrible and wonderful secret about herself that opens up a whole new world.

  • What do you do with an idea?What do you do with an idea?

    Yamada, Kobi.

    "This is the story of one brilliant idea and the child who helps bring it into the world"--Dust jacket.

  • What do you do with a problem?What do you do with a problem?

    Yamada, Kobi.

    When a problem becomes too big from worrying about it, a child decides to face the problem and learns that problems can make us stronger.

  • Growing up with a bucket full of happinessGrowing up with a bucket full of happiness : three rules for a happier life

    McCloud, Carol.

    Uses the metaphor of a bucket filled with good feelings to show how easy and rewarding it is to express kindness, appreciation, and love on a daily basis.

  • Your fantastic elastic brainYour fantastic elastic brain : stretch it, shape it

    Deak, JoAnn M., author.

    This innovative and timely picture book teaches children that they have the ability to stretch and grow their own brains. It also delivers the crucial message that mistakes are an essential part of learning. The book introduces children to the anatomy and various functions of the brain in a fun and engaging way.--

  • Sports Illustrated Sept. 2017Sports Illustrated Sept. 2017

  • Spirit huntersSpirit hunters

    Oh, Ellen, author.

    Harper Raine, the new seventh grader in town, must face down the dangerous ghosts haunting her younger brother in this riveting ghost story.

  • Chasing spaceChasing space : young readers' edition

    Melvin, Leland, 1964- author.

    Leland Melvin is the only person to have caught a football in the NFL and flown into space with NASA. Now young readers can learn all about Melvin's amazing journey from the gridiron to the international space station.

  • The stone cold ageThe stone cold age

    Brown, Jeffrey, 1975- author, illustrator.

    Neanderthal siblings Lucy and Andy are back to their paleo pranks. This time, they have to put up with more than just each other---the cave is feeling awfully cramped since the humans moved in.

  • TenTen : a soccer story

    Flint, Shamini, 1969- author.

    In 1986 Malaysia, as she worries about her parents' constant fighting, ardent soccer fan Maya, age eleven, trains herself and pulls together a team at her girls' school, despite soccer being a "boys' game."

  • The quest for ZThe quest for Z : the true story of explorer Percy Fawcett and a lost city in the Amazon

    Pizzoli, Greg, author, illustrator.

    The true story of the British explorer Percy Fawcett, who set out on a doomed expedition to find a lost city in the Amazon jungle.

  • Fergus and ZekeFergus and Zeke

    Messner, Kate, author.

    Meet Fergus and Zeke---a loveable classroom mouse and his streetwise buddy---in a brand-new series perfect for early readers.

  • Beyond the bright seaBeyond the bright sea

    Wolk, Lauren, 1956- author.

    Abandoned and set adrift on a small boat when she was just hours old, Crow's only companions are Osh, the man who rescued and raised her, and Miss Maggie, their fierce and affectionate neighbor.

  • Bon voyageBon voyage

    Alter, Anna, 1974- author.

    Mili loves her new home but misses the excitement of traveling, so she persuades her neighbors to join her on a trip to Paris.

  • The emperor's ostrichThe emperor's ostrich

    Berry, Julie, 1974- author.

    Young dairymaid Begonia has lost her cow, Alfalfa. So she has set on a search across the countryside even though she has nothing but a magical map to guide her.

  • The unexpected life of Oliver Cromwell PittsThe unexpected life of Oliver Cromwell Pitts : being an absolutely accurate autobiographical account of my follies, fortunes & fate

    Avi,, 1937- author.

    In 1724 England, twelve-year-old Oliver Cromwell Pitts embarks on a journey from his seaside home in Melcombe Regis to London to find his father and his older sister, a journey filled with thieves, adventurers, and treachery.

  • Take a picture of me, James VanDerZee!Take a picture of me, James VanDerZee!

    Loney, Andrea J., author.

    The story of a groundbreaking artist who chronicled an important era in Harlem and showed the beauty and pride of its people.

  • ThornhillThornhill

    Smy, Pam, author, illustrator.

    Parallel plotlines, one told in text and one in art, inform each other as a young girl unravels the mystery of a ghost next door.

  • The case of the stolen poodleThe case of the stolen poodle : & other mysteries

    Tashjian, Janet, author.

    Seven-year-old Marty Frye is on the job again, speaking in rhyme as he solves three new mysteries for the school nurse, the candy store owner, and a neighbor.

  • Macy McMillan and the rainbow goddessMacy McMillan and the rainbow goddess

    Green, Shari, 1963- author.

    Sixth grade is coming to an end, and so is life as Macy McMillan knows it. A "For Sale" sign already mars the front lawn of her beloved house.

  • 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 Great Chicago Fire, 1871The Great Chicago Fire, 1871

    Tarshis, Lauren.

    Oscar Starling tries to survive during the Great Chicago Fire.

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Popular Titles

  • GhostsGhosts

    Telgemeier, Raina.

    Catrina and her family have moved to the coast of Northern California for the sake of her little sister, Maya, who has cystic fibrosis--and Cat is even less happy about the move when she is told that her new town is inhabited by ghosts, and Maya sets her heart on meeting one.

  • 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.

  • Diary of a wimpy kidDiary of a wimpy kid : old school

    Kinney, Jeff.

    "Life was better in the old days. Or was it? That's the question Greg Heffley is asking as his town voluntarily unplugs and goes electronics-free. But modern life has its conveniences, and Greg isn't cut out for an old-fashioned world. With tension building inside and outside the Heffley home, will Greg find a way to survive?"--Provided by publisher.

  • Lego Star WarsLego Star Wars : the visual dictionary : updated and expanded

    Beecroft, Simon.

    A visual dictionary that provides information on the spaceships, vehicles, creatures, equipment, and minifigures that are part of the LEGO Star Wars sets.

  • SistersSisters

    Telgemeier, Raina.

    In graphic novel format, Raina Telgemeier shares the story of her relationship with her younger sister.

  • FerrarisFerraris

    Power, Bob, 1959-

  • Lego Ninjago, masters of SpinjitzuLego Ninjago, masters of Spinjitzu

    Farshtey, Greg.

    Kai and the other ninja have a mystery to solve when Master Wu turns upin Kai's village, injured and acting very strangely.

  • Storms and HurricanesStorms and Hurricanes

    Bone, Emily.

    What different types of Storms are there? What makes thunder and lightning? What is a hurricane and why does it cause so much damage? In this book, you'll find the answers and lots more fascinating facts.

  • LamborghinisLamborghinis

    Power, Bob, 1959-

  • 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.

  • When a dragon moves inWhen a dragon moves in

    Moore, Jodi.

    A boy and his imaginary dragon have a wonderful time playing on the beach, braving the waves, roasting marshmallows, and roaming the shore, but when the boy tries to tell his friends about his dragon, no one will believe him.

  • SmileSmile

    Telgemeier, Raina.

    The author relates, in graphic form, her experiences after she injured her two front teeth and had to have surgeries and wear embarrassing braces and headgear, all while also dealing with the trials and tribulations of middle school.

  • Pigs make me sneeze!Pigs make me sneeze!

    Willems, Mo.

    Gerald, a cautious and pessimistic elephant, believes he is allergic to his best friend, the optimistic and occasionally reckless Piggie, and is concerned that he will need to stay away from his pal forever.

  • The cartoonist's big book of drawing animalsThe cartoonist's big book of drawing animals

    Hart, Christopher.

    Provides step-by-step instructions for drawing cartoon animals, including lions, elephants, rabbits, and others.

  • Scaredy Squirrel at the beachScaredy Squirrel at the beach

    Watt, Mélanie, 1975-

    Scaredy Squirrel has a wild adventure when he ventures to the beach to get a seashell.

  • Dangerous animalsDangerous animals

    Gilpin, Rebecca. (local)398496.

  • Knuffle Bunny tooKnuffle Bunny too : a case of mistaken identity

    Willems, Mo.

    Trixie's first day of pre-kindergarten gets off to a bad start when she and Sonja discover they have the very same "one-of-a-kind" Knuffle Bunnies.

  • Scaredy squirrel makes a friendScaredy squirrel makes a friend

    Watt, Mélanie, 1975-

    Scaredy Squirrel chooses not to have any friends because he thinks they bite, until he discovers the true meaning of friendship.

  • Shoo, Fly Guy!Shoo, Fly Guy!

    Arnold, Tedd.

    A pet fly searches for his favorite brown, oozy, lumpy, smelly food.

  • DogsDogs

    Helbrough, Emma. (local)375232.

    This book introduces dogs, describing their senses, behavior, and the jobs they perform.

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