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08/04/2015 - 1:35pm

Amelia Bedelia sets sail Cover
Herman Parish
Lynne Avril, illustrator
Amelia Bedelia and her mother share a summer vacation home at the shore with her aunt Mary and her cousin Jason, who has a wicked sense of adventure and a nose for trouble.
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Jul 20, 2015
Another kind of hurricane Cover
Tamara Ellis Smith
The world, itself, seems to bring together Henry, whose best friend died near their home in the mountains of Vermont, and Zavion, who lost his home in Hurricane Katrina, so that the boys can help each other heal.
J FIC Smi
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Jul 20, 2015
Beyond the kingdoms Cover
Chris Colfer
Brandon Dorman, illustrator
The Masked Man possesses a powerful magic potion that turns every book it touches into a portal, and he is recruiting an army of literature's greatest villains. So begins a race through the magical Land of Oz, the fantastical world of Neverland, the madness of Wonderland, and beyond. Can twins Alex and Conner catch up to the Masked Man?
J FIC Col
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Jul 13, 2015
Cheating for the chicken man Cover
Priscilla Cummings
High school freshman Kate has a lot on her mind, what with taking care of her heartbroken mother and looking after the family chicken farm in Maryland, but she promised her dying father to look after her older brother who is just back from juvenile detention--and this year that seems to involve paying off the bullies at school by doing their school work.
J FIC Cum
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Jul 20, 2015
Cronus and the threads of dread Cover
Joan Holub
Suzanne Williams
With a giant spiderweb in the sky with the words "Surrender Olympians" written in it, Zeus and his friends know they are in for a fight, but the webs actually contain a hidden gem, Athena's magical item.
J FIC Hol
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Jul 27, 2015
Discord and the Ponyville Players dramarama Cover
G. M Berrow
Discord is a relatively new student of the Magic of Friendship. So when he receives a secret invitation from Princess Celestia to join the ponies of Ponyville in their Spring Musical, he jumps at the opportunity to practice what he's learned so far. Things go as smoothly as they can at first, but it's not long before the former king of Chaos seems to leave a trail of disaster in his wake and everypony second-guesses including him in their community production. What's a draconequus to do?
J FIC Ber
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Jul 13, 2015
Dory and the real true friend Cover
Abby Hanlon
Dory, a highly imaginative youngest child, makes a new friend at school but her brother and sister are sure Rosabelle is imaginary, just like all of Dory's other friends.
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Jul 13, 2015
Escape from Baxter's barn Cover
Rebecca Bond
When Burdock, a young barn cat, sneaks into the house to get warm he hears that the farmer, Dewey Baxter, has terrible plans that will endanger all the animals, and he leads them in an attempt to escape before it is too late.
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Jul 13, 2015
Frozen 5 minute stories Cover
Join Anna and Elsa as they discover a mysterious mountain monster, have a royal sleepover, babysit the trolls, and more.
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Aug 4, 2015
Fuzzy mud Cover
Louis Sachar
Two middle-grade kids take a shortcut home from school and discover what looks like fuzzy mud but is actually a substance with the potential to wreak havoc on the entire world.
J FIC Sac
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Aug 4, 2015
Ghostlight Cover
Sonia Gensler
A summer film project turns spooky when the setting turns out to actually be haunted.
J FIC Gen
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Aug 4, 2015
Heidi Heckelbeck says "cheese!" Cover
Wanda Coven
Priscilla Burris, illustrator
Distraught when her loose tooth falls out before Student Picture Day, second-grader Heidi Heckelbeck turns to her Book of Spells for a remedy.
J FIC Cov
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Jul 27, 2015
Mac in the city of light Cover
Christopher Ward
On a school trip to Paris, fourteen-year-old Mackenzie meets up with a cab driver who was an old musician friend of her father and falls in with his cabbie friends as they try to stop the theft and destruction of the city's monuments.
J FIC War
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Jul 27, 2015
Mac on the road to Marseille Cover
Christopher (Vocalist) Ward
While in Paris to attend a wedding, Mac partners with cabbie Blag Lebouef and takes part in a road rally that includes clues to some missing works of art.
J FIC War
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Jul 20, 2015
Medieval upheaval Cover
Franklin W Dixon
Scott Burroughs, illustrator
After Chet wins the ring joust and free tickets to the real joust at the King Arthur Faire, Frank and Joe are on the case when these tickets go missing.
J FIC Dix
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Aug 4, 2015
My brother is a superhero Cover
David Solomons
Eleven-year-old Luke, a hardcore fan of comics and superheroes, is jealous when his undeserving older brother Zack is zapped by an alien and turned into a superhero, until a plot to destroy the Earth incapacitates Zack, and Luke, accompanied by Lara, the nosey girl next door, must come to the rescue.
J FIC Sol
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Jul 27, 2015
Nightborn Cover
Lou Anders
Justin Gerard, illustrations
Karn Korlundsson must travel to the faraway city of Castlebriar, learn to play a new board game called Charioteers, decipher the Riddle of the Horn, and tangle with mysterious elves in order to rescue his best friend, Thianna Frostborn, facing great dangers at every step.
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Jul 20, 2015
Old wolf Cover
Avi
Brian Floca, illustrator
A wolf and bird must fight the starving time and find food, while a human boy learns to hunt.
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Aug 4, 2015
Pirate queen Cover
M. (Marci) Peschke
Tuesday Mourning, illustrator
Inspired by her report on a female pirate, and challenged by a boy in her class, Kylie Jean and her friends decide to form a pirate gang, complete with costumes, a secret hideout, and buried treasure--but when the treasure disappears Kylie makes an important discovery about the local haunted house.
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Jul 27, 2015
Princess Juniper of the Hourglass Cover
Ammi-Joan Paquette
Tired of all the rules of comportment at court, Princess Juniper asks for, and receives, a very small country of her own for her thirteenth name-day, one she can set up and rule with less formality and more simple friendship--but there is trouble at home and she has to find a way to thwart her distant cousin's ambitions.
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Jul 27, 2015
Public School Superhero Cover
James Patterson
Christopher Tebbetts
Cory Thomas, illustrator
In Kenny Wright's active imagination he's a world famous superhero, but in the real world he's a sixth grade "Grandma's Boy" whose struggles to fit in at his Washington D.C. inner city school will put his grades and family loyalty to the test.
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Jul 13, 2015
River runs deep Cover
Jennifer Bradbury
Twelve-year-old Elias is sent to Mammoth Cave in Kentucky to fight a case of consumption--and ends up fighting for the lives of a secret community of escaped slaves traveling along the Underground Railroad.
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Jul 27, 2015
Saving Mr. Terupt Cover
Rob Buyea
Seventh grade was going to be awesome. The only thing missing was Mr. Terupt. The kids from Mr. Terupt's fifth- and sixth-grade classes are entering their first year of junior high school. There's a lot to be excited about, but there are new challenges, too. Peter and Jeffrey face tough competition on their wrestling team. Alexia has a disastrous first day of school, and that's only the beginning. Anna is desperate for Charlie to propose to her mother--what is he waiting for?! Danielle isn't feeling so well, but she's trying to tough it out, like Grandma. Trouble with a bully makes Luke dread going to school for the first time ever. And Jessica is waiting anxiously for an acceptance to a theater retreat in New York City. Everyone is missing Mr. Terupt.
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Jul 20, 2015
Secrets of Selkie Bay Cover
Shelley Moore Thomas
Selkie Bay is a place where the old legends seem very near, and eleven-year-old Cordelia believes that her secretive mother is a selkie who has returned to the sea--a belief that offers some hope as she struggles to care for her two younger sisters and help her scientist father makes ends meet in their home by the sea.
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Jul 13, 2015
Semi-charming kind of life : a school story Cover
Suzanne Selfors
At Ever After High, a boarding school for the sons and daughters of fairytale characters, Darling Charming is expected to excel in Damsel-In-Distressing class, but she yearns for adventure and envies her brothers, Daring and Dexter, who are learning to joust in Hero Training class.
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Jul 13, 2015
Serafina and the black cloak Cover
Robert Beatty
In 1899, a twelve-year-old rat catcher on North Carolina's Biltmore estate teams up with the estate owner's young nephew to battle a great evil and, in the process, unlocks the puzzle of her past.
J FIC Bea
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Jul 20, 2015
Stubby Cover
Kate Klimo
Tim Jessell, illustrator
Stubby the war dog narrates the story of his life, from his birth on the streets of New Haven, Connecticut, through his time spent in Europe with the American Expeditionary Force, to his eventual hero's welcome back in the U.S.
J FIC Kli
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Jul 13, 2015
Swamp monster Cover
James Preller
Iacopo Bruno, illustrator
Twins Lance and Chance LaRue are seeking a pet in the swamp near their Texas shack when they happen upon an egg and bring it home to hatch, but the creature's mother finds them, determined to rescue her little one.
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Jul 13, 2015
The curious world of Calpurnia Tate Cover
Jacqueline Kelly
In rural Texas in 1900, when a storm blows change into town in the form of a visiting veterinarian, twelve-year-old Callie discovers a life and a vocation she desperately wants. But with societal expectations as they are, she will need all her wits and courage to realize her dreams.
J FIC Kel
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Jul 13, 2015
The doublecross : (and other skills I learned as a superspy) Cover
Jackson Pearce
Overweight and non-athletic, twelve-year-old Hale may have been born and raised to be a spy for the Sub Rosa Society but it seems he is unlikely to become a Field Agent until his parents are captured by the evil League and Hale sets out on a solo mission to save them.
J FIC Pea
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Jul 20, 2015
The golden specific Cover
S. E. Grove
Thirteen-year-old Sophia Tims, with her friend Theo, continues to search for her parents, explorers who have vanished as the borders shift within a world transformed by the Great Disruption of 1799.
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Jul 20, 2015
The last ever after Cover
Soman Chainani
Iacopo Bruno, illustrator
While the two former best friends are separated, villains from the past attempt to create a new realm with Sophie as their queen, leaving only Agatha and Tedros to fight against the forces of evil.
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Jul 27, 2015
The lonely pony Cover
Cathy Hapka
Dana Regan, illustrator
While out walking a dog one day, Adam notices a shaggy, lonely pony standing by herself in a field, without food or water. When he continues to see her day after day, he realizes that this another case for the Pet Rescue Club--four animal loving fourth graders who come together to help animals in need in their suburban home town.
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Jul 27, 2015
The school is alive! Cover
Jack Chabert
Sam Ricks, illustrator
Sam Graves discovers that his elementary school is alive and plotting against the students, and,as hall monitor, it is his job to protect them--but he will need some help from his friends.
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Jul 20, 2015
The secrets of blueberries, brothers, Moose & me Cover
Sara Nickerson
In order to earn money, twelve-year-old Missy and her older brother Patrick spend the summer working on a blueberry farm, where they learn lessons about life and growing up.
J FIC Nic
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Jul 27, 2015
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Herman Parish
Lynne Avril, illustrator
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M. (Marci) Peschke
Tuesday Mourning, illustrator
J FIC Pes
Tamara Ellis Smith
J FIC Smi
Ammi-Joan Paquette
J FIC Paq
Chris Colfer
Brandon Dorman, illustrator
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James Patterson
Christopher Tebbetts
Cory Thomas, illustrator
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Priscilla Cummings
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Jennifer Bradbury
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Joan Holub
Suzanne Williams
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Rob Buyea
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G. M Berrow
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Shelley Moore Thomas
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Abby Hanlon
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Suzanne Selfors
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Rebecca Bond
J FIC Bon
Robert Beatty
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Kate Klimo
Tim Jessell, illustrator
J FIC Kli
Louis Sachar
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James Preller
Iacopo Bruno, illustrator
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Sonia Gensler
J FIC Gen
Jacqueline Kelly
J FIC Kel
Wanda Coven
Priscilla Burris, illustrator
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Jackson Pearce
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Christopher Ward
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S. E. Grove
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Christopher (Vocalist) Ward
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Soman Chainani
Iacopo Bruno, illustrator
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Franklin W Dixon
Scott Burroughs, illustrator
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Cathy Hapka
Dana Regan, illustrator
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David Solomons
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Jack Chabert
Sam Ricks, illustrator
J FIC Cha
Lou Anders
Justin Gerard, illustrations
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Sara Nickerson
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Avi
Brian Floca, illustrator
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