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04/24/2015 - 1:41pm

A pig called Heather Cover
Harry Oulton
When Heather the pig's best human friend, Isla, must leave the farm for London, Heather sets out on a quest to find her.
J FIC Oul
Book
Apr 1, 2015
Almost a world record breaker Cover
Molly B Burnham
Trevor Spencer, illustrator
Ten-year-old Teddy Mars seeks to stand apart from his six siblings, none of whom could be called "normal," by earning a listing in the Guinness Book of World Records.
J FIC Bur
Book
Apr 6, 2015
Anywhere but paradise Cover
Anne Bustard
In 1960 twelve-year-old Peggy Sue and her family move to the island of Oahu, and she is finding it anything but paradise, because from the first day at school she is bullied and made fun of by the Hawaiian children, and she is worried sick about her beloved cat who is in manditory quarantine--and then the tsunami hits Hilo where her parents have gone on business.
J FIC Bus
Book
Apr 6, 2015
Big Nate lives it up Cover
Lincoln Peirce
As his school's centennial is coming up, Big Nate is stuck showing the dorky new kid around.
J FIC Pei
Book
Mar 27, 2015
Catch you later, traitor Cover
1937- Avi
It's 1951, and twelve-year-old Pete Collison is a regular kid in Brooklyn, New York, who loves Sam Spade detective books and radio crime dramas. But when an FBI agent shows up at Pete's doorstep, accusing Pete's father of being a Communist, Pete is caught in a real-life mystery. Could there really be Commies in Pete's family?
J FIC Avi
Book
Apr 2, 2015
Dear Hank Williams Cover
Kimberly Willis Holt
In Rippling Creek, Louisiana, in 1948, eleven-year-old Tate writes letters to her favorite country singer, sharing her dreams of becoming a singer and revealing that her mother is in prison.
J FIC Hol
Book
Apr 24, 2015
Disney lands Cover
Ridley Pearson
With the defeat of the Overtakers behind them, the five teenagers known as the Kingdom Keepers should be celebrating. By all accounts they saved Disneyland from certain destruction. Why then did their mentor leave one last puzzle for them to decipher? The Keepers must solve a puzzle of the past, or be crushed under an evil that makes the Overtakers seem like gentle souls.
J FIC Pea
Book
Apr 8, 2015
Dog eat dog Cover
Jake Marcionette
Victor Rivas, illustrator
Sixth-grader Jake Ali Mathews is slowly settling in at his new school and has a new best friend, Michael, but a substitute teacher arrives who instructs by having her students help with a fledgling pet-grooming company, which strains his friendship and tests his growing popularity.
J FIC Mar
Book
Apr 7, 2015
Edison's alley Cover
Neal Shusterman
Eric Elfman
Nick and his friends race against their foes to retrieve more pieces of Tesla's free energy transmitter, only to see them fall into the hands of the Accelerati's shadowy leader.
J FIC Shu
Book
Apr 24, 2015
Flunked Cover
Jen Calonita
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.
J FIC Cal
Book
Apr 24, 2015
Flying solo Cover
Sienna Mercer
Ivy settles in to life at Wallachia Academy and tries to adjust to the school's strict rules, while back in Franklin Grove, Olivia begins dressing like Ivy in order to get into a vampire rock concert.
J JFIC Mer
Book
Apr 7, 2015
Frozen fever : the deluxe novelization Cover
Victoria Saxon, adaptor
Disney Enterprises
Elsa and Kristoff are planning Anna's birthday celebration, but Elsa's icy powers may get in the way.
J FIC Sax
Book
Mar 30, 2015
Genuine Sweet Cover
Faith Harkey
Genuine Sweet, twelve, of tiny, impoverished Sass, Georgia, inherited the ability to grant any wish except her own but with help from new friends, her life and town are improving until unexpected trouble arrives and Genuine learns the difference between wishing for a better life and building one.
J FIC Har
Book
Apr 21, 2015
Get mooned Cover
SerWacki
Chris Pallace
Best friends and ninjas-in-training Joey and Johnny are sent on a special mission to investigate their rival ninja school's use of advanced technological weapons.
J FIC Ser
Book
Apr 22, 2015
Good ogre Cover
Platte F Clark
After saving three worlds, Max has trouble settling back into middle school and life at home, but when he tries to return to the magical planet of Magrus, the evil Maelshadow begins changing humans into monsters in an effort to take over the planet.
J FIC Cla
Book
Apr 22, 2015
Horrible Harry and the wedding spies Cover
Suzy Kline
Amy Wummer, illustrator
When Harry and his pals in Room 3B aren't invited to their teacher's wedding, they invite themselves, and wind up saving the day.
J FIC Kli
Book
Apr 24, 2015
Horse dreams Cover
Dandi Daley Mackall
Horse-crazy fourth-grader Ellie James constantly dreams about having a horse of her own, and God finally seems to have answered her prayers, but not with the gleaming black stallion she has been longing for.
J FIC Mac
Book
Apr 22, 2015
Justice Cover
Jeffrey Salane
M, the daughter of a master criminal and former Lawless School student, teams up with her new friends to prevent the use of a weapon that threatens all life on Earth.
J FIC Sal
Book
Apr 24, 2015
My life as a gamer Cover
Janet Tashjian
Jake Tashjian, illustrator
Derek Fallon gets the chance of a lifetime when he is asked to test software for new video games, but he soon discovers that his dream job isn't all it's cracked up to be.
J FIC Tas
Book
Apr 21, 2015
Nightbird Cover
Alice Hoffman
Twig, aged twelve, is practically ignored by classmates and other residents of Sidwell, Massachusetts, but gets along fine with just her mother and brother, whose presence must be kept secret, until descendants of the witch who cursed her family move in next door and want to be her friends.
J FIC Hof
Book
Mar 30, 2015
Princess in disguise : a tale of the wide-awake princess Cover
E. D Baker
When everything starts going wrong on Annie and Liam's wedding day, Queen Karolina decides that they need the help of her fairy godmother, Moonbeam, but a magical fog keeps messengers from leaving so Annie and Liam themselves set out to discover who ruined the wedding, and why.
J FIC Bak
Book
Apr 21, 2015
Some kind of magic Cover
Adrian Fogelin
In their last summer before the big shift to high school, Cass, Jemmie, Ben, and Justin find a mysterious hat which leads them to an abandoned builidng with a tragic past that might just nudge open the door to the future for all of them.
J FIC Fog
Book
Apr 14, 2015
Stealing the game Cover
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Raymond Obstfeld
When eighth-grader Chris's older brother, Jax, is caught betting on the pick-up basketball games that Chris and his friends play, Chris becomes involved in the police investigation.
J FIC Abd
Book
Apr 21, 2015
The best friend battle Cover
Lindsay Eyre
Charles Santoso, illustrator
Nine-year-old Sylvie Scruggs and Miranda Tan have been best friends their whole lives, but Georgie, a new boy in the neighborhood, could change that--and Sylvie will do just about anything to hold on to her friend.
J FIC Eyr
Book
Apr 13, 2015
The black reckoning Cover
John Stephens
In the final book of the Books of Beginning trilogy, Kate and Michael must help the magical world prepare for the final war against the Dire Magnus, while Emma must travel to find the final book--the Book of the Dead.
J FIC Ste
Book
Apr 21, 2015
The box and the dragonfly Cover
Ted Sanders
Iacopo Bruno, illustrator
Horace F. Andrews, armed with a strange wooden box, and Chloe Burke, wearing a mysterious dragonfly pendant, become entangled in a secret and ancient society striving to protect powerful devices from the evil Riven.
J FIC San
Book
Mar 27, 2015
The case of the vanishing emerald Cover
Holly Webb
Marion Lindsay, illustrator
In Victorian London, Maisie Hitchins, a young detective who lives in her grandmother's boarding house, finds herself immersed in the excitement and glamour of the theater when she investigates the theft of a valuable necklace belonging to an actress friend of a longtime boarder.
J FIC Web
Book
Mar 27, 2015
The curse of the king Cover
Peter Lerangis
Torstein Nordstrand
Racing against time to unearth the last four Loculi, Jack and his friends prepare for battle against the seven ancient wonders as well as the Massa who have taken over the Karai Institute and convinced Marco to change sides.
J FIC Ler
Book
Mar 27, 2015
The detective's assistant Cover
Kate Hannigan
In 1859, eleven-year-old Nell goes to live with her aunt, Kate Warne, the first female detective for Pinkerton's National Detective Agency. Nell helps her aunt solve cases, including a mystery surrounding Abraham Lincoln, and the mystery of what happened to Nell's own father.
J FIC Han
Book
Apr 21, 2015
The evertree Cover
Marie Lu
After journeying across Erdas together, Conor, Abeke, Meilin, and Rollan have one chance to stop an ancient enemy desperate to break free from his prison, or the world will be foverer changed.
J FIC Lu
Book
Apr 21, 2015
The five o'clock ghost Cover
Dori Hillestad Butler
Aurore Damant, illustrator
Soon after Claire is called on to investigate a new case, her ghostly partner Kaz is reunited with his brother, Little John, who joins them in searching for the cause of strange phenomena that occur each afternoon at five o'clock.
J FIC But
Book
Mar 30, 2015
The girl with the glass bird Cover
Esme Kerr
At Knight's Haddon, a remote all-girls boarding school, feisty orphan Edie is assigned to spy on fragile, exotic Anastasia. Instead, the two become best friends--and discover a sinister mystery.
J FIC Ker
Book
Apr 21, 2015
The island of Dr. Libris Cover
Chris Grabenstein
A twelve-year-old boy, worried that his parents may divorce, discovers that an island in the middle of the lake where he is spending the summer is the testing grounds of the mysterious Dr. Libris, who may have invented a way to make the characters in books come alive.
J FIC Gra
Book
Apr 1, 2015
The Loch Ness punster Cover
Kate Klise
M. Sarah Klise
Twelve-year-old Seymour Hope and his ghostly "mother" Olive go to Scotland to claim a castle inherited from Ignatius Grumply's punster uncle, Ian, but while they tend an aged tortoise and face an unscrupulous developer, Iggie deals with Ian's ghost and an inept insurance agent.
J FIC Kli
Book
Apr 22, 2015
The Penderwicks in spring Cover
Jeanne Birdsall
As spring arrives on Gardam Street, there are surprises in store for each Penderwick, from neighbor Nick Geiger's expected return from the war to Batty's new dog-walking business, but her plans to use her profits to surprise her family on her eleventh birthday go astray.
J FIC Bir
Book
Apr 2, 2015
The Titanic locket Cover
Suzanne Weyn
After her sister opens a locket at the Haunted Museum in England prior to her family's cruise aboard the Titanic 2, Samantha begins noticing strange things during the voyage and her sister begins calling her by a different name.
J FIC Wey
Book
Apr 21, 2015
The whisper Cover
Aaron Starmer
Twelve-year-old Alistair continues his quest to find his missing friend, Fiona, in Aquavania, a world where wishes can nearly come true, but he learns that the Whisper, once a boy named Charlie from his own world, has plans for Alistair and has used Fiona to try to get to him.
J FIC Sta
Book
Mar 30, 2015
The whispering trees Cover
J. A White
Andrea Offermann, illustrator
Deep within the dangerous Thickety, Kara and her brother, Taff, must figure out who and what to trust in order to escape and stop the evil Sordyr.
J FIC Whi
Book
Mar 30, 2015
Tiger boy Cover
Mitali Perkins
Jamie Hogan, illustrator
A tiger cub has escaped from a reserve in the Sunderbans in West Bengal, India, and Neel, a poor boy from the islands, is determined to find her in order to save her from being captured and sold on the black market by Mr. Gupta and his men.
J FIC Per
Book
Apr 24, 2015
Trash Mountain Cover
Jane Yolen
Chris Monroe, illustrator
When the gray squirrels kill his parents, a young red squirrel vows revenge, finding unlikely allies in the rats and gulls of Trash Mountain.
J FIC Yol
Book
Apr 22, 2015
Watch the sky Cover
Kirsten Hubbard
The signs are everywhere, acccording to Jory's stepfather, Caleb. The end is coming, and they must be prepared. School is Jory's only escape from Caleb's tight grasp, and with the help of new friends, he begins to explore a world beyond his family's desert ranch.
J FIC Hub
Book
Apr 22, 2015
Willie's redneck time machine Cover
John Luke Robertson
Travis Thrasher
When Willie and John Luke find a strange outhouse in the Duck Commander warehouse which turns out to be a time machine, they go traveling through time and space, but they have to get back home in time for Korie's birthday party.
J FIC Rob
Book
Apr 21, 2015
Willy Maykit in space Cover
Greg Trine
James (James R.) Burks, illustrator
When Willy Maykit gets stranded on Planet Ed during a class trip to outer space, he's in for an adventure. But will he be able to outwit the monsters inhabiting Ed and find his way back home?
J FIC Tri
Book
Mar 30, 2015
Wonder at the edge of the world : a novel Cover
Nicole Lea Helget
Marcos Calo, illustrator
Lu Wonder, a bright, curious girl who hopes to be a scientist, sets out from her Kansas home in 1855 with her best friend Eustace, a slave, on a journey to Antarctica to protect a mysterious artifact and hide it from the man responsible for her father's death.
J FIC Hel
Book
Apr 24, 2015
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Harry Oulton
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Raymond Obstfeld
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Molly B Burnham
Trevor Spencer, illustrator
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Lindsay Eyre
Charles Santoso, illustrator
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Anne Bustard
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John Stephens
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Lincoln Peirce
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Ted Sanders
Iacopo Bruno, illustrator
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1937- Avi
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Holly Webb
Marion Lindsay, illustrator
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Kimberly Willis Holt
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Peter Lerangis
Torstein Nordstrand
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Ridley Pearson
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Kate Hannigan
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Jake Marcionette
Victor Rivas, illustrator
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Marie Lu
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Neal Shusterman
Eric Elfman
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Dori Hillestad Butler
Aurore Damant, illustrator
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Jen Calonita
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Esme Kerr
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Sienna Mercer
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Chris Grabenstein
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Victoria Saxon, adaptor
Disney Enterprises
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Kate Klise
M. Sarah Klise
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Faith Harkey
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Jeanne Birdsall
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SerWacki
Chris Pallace
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Suzanne Weyn
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Platte F Clark
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Aaron Starmer
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Suzy Kline
Amy Wummer, illustrator
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J. A White
Andrea Offermann, illustrator
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Dandi Daley Mackall
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Mitali Perkins
Jamie Hogan, illustrator
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Jeffrey Salane
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Jane Yolen
Chris Monroe, illustrator
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Janet Tashjian
Jake Tashjian, illustrator
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Kirsten Hubbard
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Alice Hoffman
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John Luke Robertson
Travis Thrasher
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E. D Baker
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Greg Trine
James (James R.) Burks, illustrator
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Adrian Fogelin
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Nicole Lea Helget
Marcos Calo, illustrator
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