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The shadow hand / Kat Shepherd ; illustrated by Rayanne Vieira.

The shadow hand /  Kat Shepherd ; illustrated by Rayanne Vieira.
When babysitter Rebecca discovers that a sinister ruler of darkness has replaced the baby with a changeling, she and her friends must save him by surviving a chilling journey through the Nightmare Realm.


The Sphinx's secret / Gwenda Bond & Christopher Rowe ; illustrated by Glenn Thomas.

The Sphinx's secret /  Gwenda Bond & Christopher Rowe ; illustrated by Glenn Thomas.
Hidden among the buildings of New York City is a very unusual hotel-- a hotel that is definitely not for the average tourist. --front flap.


Double cross / Tia and Tamera Mowry.

Double cross /  Tia and Tamera Mowry.
In this fourth and final book, tween twins Cassie and Caitlyn Waters are excited to be returning to their hometown, San Antonio, on a class trip. But as they reach their destination, trouble finds them as quickly as a vision, and one of their friends soon disappears. Using their Sight and their street smarts to try and save the day, the twins also begin to see things they didn't expect--a man in captivity who looks exactly like their father's pictures. Could he really be alive? And can they use the clues they see to save him before it's too late?--Amazon.com.


MVP summer / Iva-Marie Palmer ; illustrations by Marta Kissi.

MVP summer /  Iva-Marie Palmer ; illustrations by Marta Kissi.
Everyone's favorite pitcher Gabby Garcia is back and better than ever in the second installment of this laugh-out-loud illustrated middle grade series full of doodles, sports trivia, and home-run humor! Summer is here, and pitching phenom Gabby Garcia has another hot streak all planned out! After she's invited to join an elite baseball league and asked out by her crush, it seems like Gabby is bound to achieve her MVP dreams. But life loves throwing Gabby curveballs. And when her BFF Diego returns from Costa Rica with a totally oddball new hobby, it feels like their once solid friendship is suddenly biting the dust. Thank goodness Gabby has her playbook!


Daisy's decorating dilemma / written by Brandi Dougherty ; illustrated by Renée Kurilla.

Daisy's decorating dilemma /  written by Brandi Dougherty ; illustrated by Renée Kurilla.
Spring is in the air in Sugar Oak! But before the fairies can smell the flowers, they must plan the biggest party of the year--the Blossom Bash! Normally, Daisy would love leading her fairy friends, but when each of the fairies has a different vision for the bash's decorations, she's left stumped. Thistle wants thistle flowers! Dahlia wants dahlias! And Poppy wants lots of red. Daisy has a difficult decision to make, and with first bloom right around the corner, she better decide fast. -- Page [4] cover.


Cracks in the cone / Coco Simon.

Cracks in the cone /  Coco Simon.
Now that the girls all work at the ice cream shop on Sundays, Allie sees her friends' jobs through a different lens. If they mess up the cash register by a few dollars Tamiko simply shrugs, but Allie knows that by the end of the week all those little misses can add up. She doesn't want to be their boss, but somehow she needs to figure out a way to make sure she's part of a team that can see things from her perspective, too. She just has to do it before the cracks in the cone melt their friendship.--Amazon.com


Bites back / by Landry Q. Walker ; illustrated by Keith Zoo.

Bites back /  by Landry Q. Walker ; illustrated by Keith Zoo.
Elara just wants to learn how to build new worlds with her best friends Knot, Beezle, Sabik, and her alien-sponge roommate, Clare. But when an evil time-hopping force threatens to take down the galactic order, Elara's 'normal' school year might turn into something weird--


Life according to Og the frog / Betty G. Birney.

Life according to Og the frog /  Betty G. Birney.
Og the Frog tells the story of how he first came to Room 26, where he meets Humphrey the hamster, befriends the students, and writes poems and songs--


The ring of honor / Sarah L. Thomson.

The ring of honor /  Sarah L. Thomson.
Seeking the third key, middle school geniuses Sam, Martina, and Theo must navigate New York City following clues related to Alexander Hamilton, solving--and surviving--puzzles and traps along the way.


Tale of a scaredy-dog / written and illustrated by Deborah Zemke.

Tale of a scaredy-dog /  written and illustrated by Deborah Zemke.
Bea Garcia loves art, especially when she gets to draw pictures of her dog, Sophie. When Sophie runs away after an encounter with the neighbor's cat, Bea has to find a way to bring her home again--


Much too much birthday / by J.E. Morris.

Much too much birthday /  by J.E. Morris.
Maud the koala has happily invited all fifty-six of her friends to her birthday party, but when the crowd arrives she feels overwhelmed and needs to be alone. Includes note to caregivers.


Midnight Arcade : Crypt quest/Space battles / by Gabe Soria ; art by Kendall Hale.

Midnight Arcade : Crypt quest/Space battles / by Gabe Soria ; art by Kendall Hale.
After entering an abandoned mall, readers must pick to play one of two games and their choices will determine if they beat the game or die.


Ant-Man and the Wasp adventures.

Ant-Man and the Wasp adventures.
Marvel's size-changing superstars in astonishing adventures! Meet scientist Hank Pym - and find out how he became the man in the anthill! Hank soon harnesses his shrinking prowess to become Ant-Man - joined by his partner-in-crime-fighting, Janet Van Dyne, the high-flying Wasp! And in an all-time classic, Scott Lang - Hank's successor as Ant-Man - races into action with Hawkeye against the Taskmaster! Plus, it's Ant-Man and Hulk versus the Mad Thinker, while Wasp must save Captain America from the Wendigo! Tiny foes cause Jan big trouble when invaders from the Microverse attack! And Hawkeye puts Scott Lang through his paces on Monster Island!


The heroes' journey / adapted by Steve Behling ; written by Chris McKenna & Erik Sommers and Paul Rudd & Andrew Barrer & Gabriel Ferrari ; directed by Peyton Reed ; produced by Kevin Feige, p.g.a.

The heroes' journey /  adapted by Steve Behling ; written by Chris McKenna & Erik Sommers and Paul Rudd & Andrew Barrer & Gabriel Ferrari ; directed by Peyton Reed ; produced by Kevin Feige, p.g.a.
Scott Lang, also known as Ant-Man, grapples with the choices he has made as a superhero and as a father, while Hope Van Dyne takes up the mantle of the Wasp to solve the mysteries of the Quantum Realm.


My hutong : tales of everyday wonder in Beijing / Nie Jun ; translation by Edward Gauvin.

My hutong : tales of everyday wonder in Beijing / Nie Jun ; translation by Edward Gauvin.
Three short stories set in a hutong, or residential alleyway, of Beijing, China. Yu Er, her grandfather, and their eccentric neighbors and experience the magic of everyday life--


Lily's water woes / written by Brandi Dougherty ; illustrated by Renée Kurilla.

Lily's water woes /  written by Brandi Dougherty ; illustrated by Renée Kurilla.
The second installment of the Wild Fairies series, Lily's Water Woes, follows wild fairy (and mermaid) Lily, who is feeling left out. While her fairy friends get to travel to beautiful beaches and lush forests, Lily is always stuck at home, unable to be away from the water for very long. Her froggy pal, Splash, tries his best to cheer her up, but Lily still wishes she could stay out late and play like the other fairies. Wanting to help their friend, the fairies come together to build an awesome surprise for Lily that just might make it easier for her to travel beyond her small pond.


Halfway to happily ever after / by Sarah Aronson.

Halfway to happily ever after /  by Sarah Aronson.
With two levels of fairy godmother training behind her, Isabelle is actually looking forward to Level Three. But when half the trainees go on strike, regular training seems to go up in sparkles again.


I am Fartacus : electric Boogerloo / Mark Maciejewski.

I am Fartacus : electric Boogerloo / Mark Maciejewski.
Chub and The Arch are accused of stealing a sculpture of their school mascot and will be expelled by the strict new principal if they, aided misfit friends, old and new, cannot produce it in forty-eight hours.


The game masters of Garden Place / Denis Markell.

The game masters of Garden Place /  Denis Markell.
When five sixth-graders accidentally summon warriors from their favorite role-playing game to Brooklyn, they are taken on a wild adventure that tests their wits and their friendships--


The Wormworld saga Volume 1, The journey begins / Daniel Lieske.

The Wormworld saga Volume 1, The journey begins /  Daniel Lieske.
The summer after elementary school, daydreamer Jonas finds a doorway to another world in his grandmother's attic which leads to an adventure beyond his wildest dreams.


Marvel super hero adventures : Buggin' out! / by Mackenzie Cadenhead & Sean Ryan ; illustrated by Deerek Laufman.

Marvel super hero adventures : Buggin' out! / by Mackenzie Cadenhead & Sean Ryan ; illustrated by Deerek Laufman.
The school-wide science fair Peter Parker (a.k.a Spider-Man) has been eagerly awaiting has finally arrived! Peter has always excelled at science, and after getting the boot in a basketball game earlier that day, he could use a little pick-me-up. So imagine Peter's surprise and dismay when basketball great and all-around-bully Flash Thompson shows up with a totally awesome project! But when the science fair is put in jeopardy thanks to the antics of one Doc Ock, Peter will need to team up with fellow bugz' Ant-Man and the Wasp to save the fair and the people in it- even if it means someone else walking away with the prize. Great things-and even bigger surprises-come in tiny packages in this third installment in Marvel's Super Hero Adventures early chapter book series.--from Amazon.com website.


Stand up / written and illustrated by Matt Stanton.

Stand up /  written and illustrated by Matt Stanton.
Max was the boy who could make everyone laugh. Now he's become the un-funny kid right when he's trying to win the town talent quest!


Mr. Will needs to chill! / Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot.

Mr. Will needs to chill! /  Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot.
When Mr. Will, the local ice cream man, brings treats to the students at Ella Mentry School, Dr. Carbies will stop at nothing to ensure no one breaks his latest rule banning desserts.


The starlight slippers / Susan Maupin Schmid ; Illustrations by Lissy Marlin.

The starlight slippers /  Susan Maupin Schmid ; Illustrations by Lissy Marlin.
Darling and her friends locate Queen Candace's wedding slippers, which Princess Mariposa wants to wear on her own wedding day, unaware that they are laced with magic.


The rescue / Tom Huddleston ; interior art by David Buisan.

The rescue /  Tom Huddleston ; interior art by David Buisan.
Milo and Lina Graf have located the mysterious Wild Space planet where their parents are being held. They must infiltrate a secret base to free them. With an entire legion of Imperial troops to contend with, can the children at last succeed in the rescue?


The exile's journey / Erin Hunter.

The exile's journey /  Erin Hunter.
Exiled from her pack, Storm, who feels more lost than ever, searches for the two dogs that will never give up on her, Arrow and his mate Bella.


The dam keeper Volume 2, World without darkness / by Robert Kondo, Daisuke "Dice" Tsutsumi ; producer/agent, Kane Lee ; art lead, Yoshihiro Nagasuna ; art, Yohei Hashizume, JJ Jaehee Song, Kitikhun Pan Vongsayan ; additional art, Toshihiro Nakamura, Yohei Takamatsu, Eri Ando, Yoichi Nishikawa, Yui Kurita, ; production, Courtney Lockwood, Daisuke "Zen" Miyake, Kazuyuki Shimada.

The dam keeper Volume 2, World without darkness /  by Robert Kondo, Daisuke
Beyond the dam lies certain death--this is something every citizen of Sunrise Valley knows well. Yet, when a poisonous black tidal wave carries Pig, Fox, and Hippo over the dam and into the wastelands, they don't find death. Instead they find bustling cities, each with their own dams. Pig can't help but wonder, who is the mysterious dam keeper behind it all? But he doesn't have time to unravel this mystery. The wave of deadly black fog will return to Sunrise Valley in four days, and its dam can't withstand another assault. In a stolen truck and with a deranged lizard leading the way, Pig and his friends are in a race against the clock. but can they reach home in time?--Amazon.


Pokémon adventures Black 2 & White 2 Volume 2 / story by Hidenori Kusaka ; art by Satoshi Yamamoto ; translation/Tetsuichiro Miyaki ; English adaptation/Annette Roman.

Pokémon adventures Black 2 & White 2 Volume 2 /  story by Hidenori Kusaka ; art by Satoshi Yamamoto ; translation/Tetsuichiro Miyaki ; English adaptation/Annette Roman.
With Team Plasma up to their old sinister tricks, a young inspector for the International Police arrives to stop the group from controlling other people's Pokémon with technology.


The 91-story treehouse / Andy Griffiths ; illustrated by Terry Denton.

The 91-story treehouse /  Andy Griffiths ; illustrated by Terry Denton.
When their over-the-top ideas expand their amazing treehouse to include a giant submarine sandwich shop and a human pinball machine, Andy and Terry find themselves babysitting Mr. Big Nose's three troublesome grandkids.


The Basque dragon / by Adam Gidwitz & Jesse Casey ; illustrated by Hatem Aly ; created by Jesse Casey, Adam Gidwitz, and Chris Lenox Smith.

The Basque dragon /  by Adam Gidwitz & Jesse Casey ; illustrated by Hatem Aly ; created by Jesse Casey, Adam Gidwitz, and Chris Lenox Smith.
Elliot and Uchenna join Professor Fauna on another adventure--a trip to the Basque country where they have to save a herensuge from the billionaire Schmoke Brothers--


My Little Pony Volume 10, The cutie re-mark / story by Josh Haber ; adaptation by Justin Eisinger ; edits by Alonzo Simon ; lettering and design by Gilberto Lazcano.

My Little Pony Volume 10, The cutie re-mark /  story by Josh Haber ; adaptation by Justin Eisinger ; edits by Alonzo Simon ; lettering and design by Gilberto Lazcano.
Has Princess Twilight Sparkle met her match in Starlight Glimmer, who has obtained a spell that could change the past, present, and future of Equestria?! It's a time-hopping, spell-chasing race to show just how strong the magic of friendship can really be--


Willa of the wood / Robert Beatty.

Willa of the wood /  Robert Beatty.
In the late 1800s, a twelve-year-old nightspirit living in the Great Smoky Mountains despairs as homesteaders destroy her forest habitat, until a chance encounter with a day-folk man changes everything she thought she knew about her people--and their greatest enemy.


Adventure Time Volume 5.

Adventure Time Volume 5.
Collects short comics featuring the citizens of the Land of Ooo.


Freddie Mole, lion tamer / Alexander McCall Smith ; illustrated by Kate Hindley.

Freddie Mole, lion tamer /  Alexander McCall Smith ; illustrated by Kate Hindley.
When Freddie gets a job at the circus to help his family financially, he is surprised--and frightened--to learn he will be the understudy for some of the acts.


A hint of hydra / Heidi Lang & Kati Bartkowski.

A hint of hydra /  Heidi Lang & Kati Bartkowski.
Thirteen-year-old chef Lailu must uncover the truth behind a murder before the elves and the scientists of Twin Rivers declare war on each other--


The rhino in right field / Stacy Dekeyser.

The rhino in right field /  Stacy Dekeyser.
In 1948, Nikko Spirakis, twelve, loves baseball but must get past his hard-working immigrant parents--and the rhino in the outfield--to become a batboy for the local minor league team.


Smack dab in the middle of maybe / by Jo Hackl.

Smack dab in the middle of maybe /  by Jo Hackl.
When Cricket's Aunt Belinda accidentally forgets her in the grocery store, Cricket decides to run away once and for all. But Cricket has to stay close by because even though her mama hasn't been in touch since she disappeared, she'll surely come back. And Cricket has to be there when she does. Because she needs answers--


My year in the middle / Lila Quintero Weaver.

My year in the middle /  Lila Quintero Weaver.
At Lu Olivera's school the white kids and black kids sit on different sides of the classroom while Lu just wants to get along with everyone, but growing racial tensions will not let Lu stay neutral about the racial divide in school.


 

 

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