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03/30/2015 - 3:47pm

A dragon's guide to the care and feeding of humans Cover
Laurence Yep
Joanne Ryder
Mary GrandPré, illustrator
Crusty dragon Miss Drake's new pet human, precocious ten-year-old Winnie, not only thinks Miss Drake is her pet, she accidentally brings to life her "sketchlings" of mysterious and fantastic creatures hidden in San Francisco, causing mayhem among its residents.
J FIC Yep
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Mar 27, 2015
A warm welcome Cover
Erica David
Bill Robinson, illustrator
When Olaf brings news of a faraway summer queen who has magical powers involving fire and heat, Anna and Elsa embark on a journey to the queen's land, which is trapped in an eternal summer.
J FIC Dav
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Mar 30, 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
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Mar 27, 2015
Blue birds Cover
Caroline Starr Rose
As tensions rise between the English settlers and the Native peoples on Roanoke Island, twelve-year-old Alis forms an impossible friendship with a native girl named Kimi..
J FIC Ros
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Mar 27, 2015
Close encounters of the nerd kind Cover
Jeff Miller
Eagerly agreeing to help NASA after tiring of simulated flying games, thirteen-year-old supernerd Neil and his friends head into outer space to reclaim a stolen super-secret spacecraft.
J FIC Mil
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Mar 27, 2015
Clover's luck Cover
Kallie George
Alexandra Boiger, illustrator
Clover, who wants to change her bad luck, accepts a volunteer position at a pet adoption agency unlike any other and soon finds herself in a world of fairy horses, dragons with temperamental snouts, wizards, princesses, and, unfortunately, witches.
J FIC Geo
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Mar 16, 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
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Mar 30, 2015
Great ball of light Cover
Evan Kuhlman
Jeremy Holmes, illustrator
When a ball of light appears with the power to bring the dead back to life, twins Fiona and Fenton are determined to catch it and perform some experiments.
J FIC Kuh
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Mar 27, 2015
Half a man Cover
Michael Morpurgo
Gemma O'Callaghan, illustrator
Follows the experiences of a young man who after years of being told not to ask his World War II veteran grandfather about his injuries learns how his grandfather survived a torpedo attack on his ship.
J FIC Mor
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Mar 9, 2015
Has anyone seen Jessica Jenkins? Cover
Liz Kessler
Manifesting an ability to become invisible, Jessica, along with her best friend Izzy, organizes a band of fellow students who also demonstrate supernatural abilities only to be targeted by an unscrupulous adult.
J FIC Kes
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Mar 9, 2015
Humphrey's world of pets Cover
Betty Birney
Humphrey, the pet hamster of Longfellow School's Room 26, provides facts, puzzles, and other information about different animals and pet care for prospective pet owners.
J FIC Bir
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Mar 16, 2015
I'm a scaredy-mouse! Cover
Geronimo Stilton
Giuseppe Facciotto, illustrator
Daniele Verzini, illustrator
After saving a baby dinosaur from the river, Geronimo Stiltonoot discovers that it is incredibly mischievous and tries to find a way to get it back to its herd.
J FIC Sti
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Mar 16, 2015
Jasper John Dooley, you're in trouble Cover
Caroline Adderson
Ben Clanton, illustrator
When Jasper John Dooley buys a can of Torpedo High Energy Drink accidentally, he knows he shouldn't drink it. His parents had warned him about "bad" drinks that are full of things like sugar and caffeine. But Jasper finds the drink irresistible. Before Jasper knows what hit him, the caffeine and sugar in the energy drink fuels all kinds of misbehavior. Is there anything that can bring him back to his senses?
J FIC Add
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Mar 30, 2015
My life as a joke Cover
Janet Tashjian
Jake Tashjian, illustrator
Derek Fallon discovers all the angst that comes with being twelve--he just wants to feel grown up, but life gets in the way with a series of mishaps that make him look like a baby.
J FIC Tas
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Mar 16, 2015
My near-death adventures (99% true!) Cover
Alison DeCamp
In 1895, twelve-year-old Stan decides to find his long-lost father in the logging camps of Michigan, documenting in his scrapbook his travels and encounters with troublesome relatives, his mother's suitors, lumberjacks, and more.
J FIC DeC
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Mar 9, 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
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Mar 30, 2015
Sammy Keyes and the kiss goodbye Cover
Wendelin Van Draanen
Sammy Keyes has spent the last few years solving other people's mysteries; now her friends (and some foes) come together to unmask the fiend who has put Sammy in a coma.
J FIC Van
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Mar 30, 2015
Super Sasquatch showdown Cover
Charise Mericle Harper
When Morgan and Lewis receive a cryptic letter and a key from Mr. Lee, they get to see more of his life-like costume creations. Robots, aliens, and Sasquatches abound and the big question through it all is--what's real and what's pretending to be real?
J FIC Har
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Mar 16, 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
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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
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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
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Mar 27, 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
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Mar 30, 2015
The griffin's riddle Cover
Suzanne Selfors
Dan Santat, illustrator
Ten-year-olds Pearl and Ben, continuing their apprenticeships at Dr. Woo's Worm Hospital, discover that Dr. Woo and the sasquatch are both sick with Troll Tonsillitis, and they must travel to the Imaginary World to find the only cure: a griffin's feather.
J FIC Sel
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Mar 9, 2015
The jazzman's trumpet : a Kit mystery Cover
Elizabeth Cody Kimmel
Excited to cover a jazz concert for the paper, Kit instead finds herself playing detective once pranks threaten to cancel the show, a trumpet goes missing, and she is accused of theft.
J FIC Kim
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Mar 26, 2015
The rookie Blue Jay Cover
David A. (David Andrew) Kelly
Mark Meyers, illustrator
Through the window of their hotel room in the Toronto Blue Jays baseball stadium, cousins Mike and Kate spot strange blue lights flashing across the bullpen and decide to investigate.
J FIC Kel
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Mar 10, 2015
The sabotage Cover
Jeff Probst
Christopher Tebbetts
While stranded on Shadow Island, Jane, Buzz, Carter, and Vanessa face another crisis when one of their group goes missing.
J FIC Pro
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Mar 30, 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
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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
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Mar 30, 2015
Very short fairy stories : a treasury Cover
Celeste Sisler
Presents a treasury of stories about favorite Pixie Hollow fairies, including Tinker Bell, Rosetta, Fawn, Iridessa, Vidia, Periwinkle, and Silvermist. The fairies are always busy using their talents to solve mysteries, organize parties, rescue fairy friends, and discover new treasures.
J FIC Sis
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Mar 30, 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
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Mar 30, 2015
Wish girl Cover
Nikki Loftin
Twelve-year-old Peter has never felt at home with his noisy family, but begins to find the strength to live and to be himself when he discovers a special valley in the Texas Hill Country and meets Annie, a girl dying of cancer who knows and accepts him from the start.
J FIC Lof
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Mar 9, 2015
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Laurence Yep
Joanne Ryder
Mary GrandPré, illustrator
J FIC Yep
Wendelin Van Draanen
J FIC Van
Erica David
Bill Robinson, illustrator
J FIC Dav
Charise Mericle Harper
J FIC Har
Lincoln Peirce
J FIC Pei
Ted Sanders
Iacopo Bruno, illustrator
J FIC San
Caroline Starr Rose
J FIC Ros
Holly Webb
Marion Lindsay, illustrator
J FIC Web
Jeff Miller
J FIC Mil
Peter Lerangis
Torstein Nordstrand
J FIC Ler
Kallie George
Alexandra Boiger, illustrator
J FIC Geo
Dori Hillestad Butler
Aurore Damant, illustrator
J FIC But
Victoria Saxon, adaptor
Disney Enterprises
J FIC Sax
Suzanne Selfors
Dan Santat, illustrator
J FIC Sel
Evan Kuhlman
Jeremy Holmes, illustrator
J FIC Kuh
Elizabeth Cody Kimmel
J FIC Kim
Michael Morpurgo
Gemma O'Callaghan, illustrator
J FIC Mor
David A. (David Andrew) Kelly
Mark Meyers, illustrator
J FIC Kel
Liz Kessler
J FIC Kes
Jeff Probst
Christopher Tebbetts
J FIC Pro
Betty Birney
J FIC Bir
Aaron Starmer
J FIC Sta
Geronimo Stilton
Giuseppe Facciotto, illustrator
Daniele Verzini, illustrator
J FIC Sti
J. A White
Andrea Offermann, illustrator
J FIC Whi
Caroline Adderson
Ben Clanton, illustrator
J FIC Add
Celeste Sisler
J FIC Sis
Janet Tashjian
Jake Tashjian, illustrator
J FIC Tas
Greg Trine
James (James R.) Burks, illustrator
J FIC Tri
Alison DeCamp
J FIC DeC
Nikki Loftin
J FIC Lof
Alice Hoffman
J FIC Hof