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Winnie's great war / by Lindsay Mattick and Josh Greenhut ; art by Sophie Blackall.

Winnie's great war /  by Lindsay Mattick and Josh Greenhut ; art by Sophie Blackall.
An imagining of the real journey undertaken by the extraordinary bear, from her early days in the Canadian forest to her travels with the Veterinary Corps across the country and overseas, all the way to the London Zoo, where she met Christopher Robin Milne and inspired the creation of Winnie-the-Pooh--


Snazzy cat capers / Deanna Kent ; illustrated by Neil Hooson.

Snazzy cat capers /  Deanna Kent ; illustrated by Neil Hooson.
Life is short. Diamonds are fur-ever. Internationally famous cat burglar Ophelia von Hairball V adores jewels--the only thing she loves more is a challenge. She's never met a safe she couldn't crack. Now the Furry Feline Burglary Institute (FFBI) offers her the ultimate caper: steal the giant Himalayan diamond and win their top award! There's a catch! The FFBI sends an enthusiastic inventor to help Ophelia...but this cat works alone, and Oscar Fishgerald Gold smells fishy. Can the smartest, stealthiest, and snazziest of cats learn to work with a fintastic sidekick and prove she's still the world's most purr-fect burglar?--


The storm runner / by J.C. Cervantes.

The storm runner /  by J.C. Cervantes.
To prevent the Mayan gods from battling each other and destroying the world, thirteen-year-old Zane must unravel an ancient prophecy, stop an evil god, and discover how the physical disability that makes him reliant on a cane also connects him to his father and his ancestry.


Battle for Loot Lake : an unofficial Fortnite adventure novel / Devin Hunter.

Battle for Loot Lake : an unofficial Fortnite adventure novel / Devin Hunter.
Grey and his squad have been stuck in Fortnite Battle Royale for three weeks now and they aren't close to making it to the top 5 so they can come home.


Quit buggin' me! / by Nancy Krulik ; art by Ben Balistreri.

Quit buggin' me! /  by Nancy Krulik ; art by Ben Balistreri.
When Princess Pulverizer and her friends, Lucas and Dribble the dragon, hear about an evil beast capturing townspeople, the trio set out to find and rescue the prisoners, but their mission is imperiled when Lucas and Dribble are abducted.


Saving Winslow / Sharon Creech.

Saving Winslow /  Sharon Creech.
When his father brings home an ailing, newborn donkey, Louie names the animal Winslow and takes care of him, but everyone, including Louie's quirky friend Nora, thinks Winslow is not going to survive.


Freddie Ramos hears it all / Jacqueline Jules ; Art by Miguel Benítez.

Freddie Ramos hears it all /  Jacqueline Jules ; Art by Miguel Benítez.
Freddie Ramos uses his super hearing to help a lost child during a class trip to the Air & Space Museum, but finds it hard not to become a sneaky snoop.


The last kids on earth and the cosmic beyond / Max Brallier & [illustrated by] Douglas Holgate.

The last kids on earth and the cosmic beyond /  Max Brallier & [illustrated by] Douglas Holgate.
During the first winter after the Monster Apocalypse, Jack and his buddies prepare for a monstrous Christmas celebration, but a supervillainess steals Jack's prized monster-slaying weapon, his Louisville Slicer, and he vows to get it back.


Solar system : our place in space / Rosemary Mosco and Jon Chad ; with color by Luke Healy.

Solar system : our place in space / Rosemary Mosco and Jon Chad ; with color by Luke Healy.
Get up close and personal with Earth's nearest neighbors--Venus with its acid rainstorms, Saturn and its rings of ice, and the heart of it all, the Sun. Humans have always been fascinated by outer space and we're learning more about our solar system every day. Did you know that our Solar System was born from a cloud of cosmic dust? That Jupiter's red spot is really a raging storm? Join Sara, Jill, and their space-faring pets on a quest to learn more about the wonders of our Solar System--and beyond!--Adapted from page [4] of cover.


Property of the rebel librarian / by Allison Varnes.

Property of the rebel librarian /  by Allison Varnes.
Twelve-year-old June Harper, shocked when her parents go on a campaign to clear the Dogwood Middle School library of objectionable books, starts a secret banned books library in an empty locker.


Mascot / Antony John.

Mascot /  Antony John.
Noah Savino has been stuck in a wheelchair for months. He hates the way people treat him like he's helpless now. He's sick of going to physical therapy, where he isn't making any progress. He's tired of not having control over his own body. And he misses playing baseball--but not as much as he misses his dad, who died in the car accident that paralyzed Noah. Noah is scared he'll never feel like his old self again. He doesn't want people to think of him as different for the rest of his life. With the help of family and friends, he'll have to throw off the mask he's been hiding behind and face the fears that have kept him on the sidelines if he ever wants to move forward.--


Love to everyone / Hilary McKay.

Love to everyone /  Hilary McKay.
In 1902 England, Clarry and Peter struggle with the challenges of living with an indifferent father, but the summers they spend in Cornwall with their grandparents and cousin Rupert provide much needed comfort, and in the years that follow Clarry looks back on those leisurely days to help her cope with the trying times of World War I and its aftermath.


Midnight Reynolds and the agency of spectral protection / Catherine Holt.

Midnight Reynolds and the agency of spectral protection /  Catherine Holt.
Spectral protector Midnight Reynolds investigates mysterious and dangerous robberies happening in town to find the culprit--


Every day is exciting / by Jacqueline Jules ; illustrated by Kim Smith.

Every day is exciting /  by Jacqueline Jules ; illustrated by Kim Smith.
When Sofia is around, every moment of every day is exciting. This spunky 7-year-old can even make having the hiccups fun! Can you imagine what kind of fun Sofia will have at her first quincea era or when the lights go out? No matter what happens, it will be memorable if Sofia is involved! This early chapter book from the Sofia Martinez series includes Spanish words in the text and a Spanish glossary.--


Genius ideas (mostly) / by Liz Pichon.

Genius ideas (mostly) /  by Liz Pichon.
Tom Gates is trying to gear himself up for sports day at school, his dad is training for the parents' race, and his band, DogZombies, is schedule to play at a school talent show.


Batman : a lot of Li'l Gotham / Dustin Nguyen & Derek Fridolfs, writers ; Dustin Nguyen, artist & colorist ; Saida Temofonte, John J. Hill, letterers ; Dustin Nguyen, collection & original series cover artist.

Batman : a lot of Li'l Gotham / Dustin Nguyen & Derek Fridolfs, writers ; Dustin Nguyen, artist & colorist ; Saida Temofonte, John J. Hill, letterers ; Dustin Nguyen, collection & original series cover artist.
Follows children versions of Batman, Robin, the Joker and other heroes and villains of Gotham City through the holidays.


Scout : Firefighter / Jennifer Li Shotz.

Scout : Firefighter / Jennifer Li Shotz.
It's official: Scout is now a K9 in the National Guard. But being a certified hero means Scout has his job cut out for him. He needs to work even harder to protect his country and his human best friend, Matt. When Matt's classmates get trapped in a raging wildfire, Matt knows that only Scout can track them down and bring them back safely. But when Matt's dad, a First Sergeant home on leave, gets wind of their plan, he insists on joining the rescue mission. Can the heroic team save Matt's friends from the dangerous fires before time runs out? This fast-moving tale of Scout the hero dog will grab even reluctant readers and is perfect for fans of Cracker!, Max, and Hero.--Amazon.com.


Where in the wild / illustrated by Jonny Lambert ; text by Poppy Bishop.

Where in the wild /  illustrated by Jonny Lambert ; text by Poppy Bishop.
Animals are found in every environment around the world from the rain forest to the savanna to the desert. Some creatures, like butterflies and foxes, can survive in many different habitats. Lyrical text and stunning illustrations bring to life the inhabitants of these unique environments--Jacket.


The law of finders keepers / Sheila Turnage.

The law of finders keepers /  Sheila Turnage.
A rumor that Blackbeard's buried treasure is somewhere near Tupelo Landing causes pirate fever to sweep through town just as clues about Mo's Upstream Mother surface and the Desperado Detectives--aka Mo LoBeau and her best friends Dale and Harm--take on the most important case of Mo's life--


Starstruck / by Melody Reed ; illustrated by Émilie Pépin.

Starstruck /  by Melody Reed ; illustrated by Émilie Pépin.
When Becca finds out about her school's free throw competition, she is ready to put her basketball skills to the test! And if she wins, she'll get to meet her favorite basketball player! But after a series of bad practices, her nerves start to get the best of her. Can the Major Eights help Becca regain her confidence and meet her hero?--


The new bandmate / by Melody Reed ; illustrated by Émilie Pépin.

The new bandmate /  by Melody Reed ; illustrated by Émilie Pépin.
Just before a big show, Jasmine breaks her arm causing the Major Eights to ask Leslie to stand in, but Jasmine worries the band will like Leslie better.


Wedgie & Gizmo vs. the great outdoors / Suzanne Selfors ; illustrated by Barbara Fisinger.

Wedgie & Gizmo vs. the great outdoors /  Suzanne Selfors ; illustrated by Barbara Fisinger.
Wedgie and Gizmo's humans are taking their first family vacation--to a campground by a lake! And their pets are too destructive to stay home alone. Wedgie the corgi is super-excited. He can't wait to chase squirrels and poop in the woods! But Gizmo, the evil genius guinea pig, has no time for games. He must convince the forest critters to join his Evil Horde and help him take over the world--one tent at a time. Muh-hah-hah!--


24 hours in nowhere / Dusti Bowling.

24 hours in nowhere /  Dusti Bowling.
Welcome to Nowhere, Arizona, the least livable town in the United States. For Gus, a bright 13-year-old with dreams of getting out and going to college, life there is made even worse by Bo Taylor, Nowhere's biggest, baddest bully. When Bo tries to force Gus to eat a dangerously spiny cactus, Rossi Scott, one of the best racers in Nowhere, comes to his rescue--but in return she has to give Bo her prized dirt bike. Determined to buy it back, Gus agrees to go searching for gold in Dead Frenchman Mine, joined by his old friends Jessie Navarro and Matthew Dufort, and Rossi herself. As they hunt for treasure, narrowly surviving everything from cave-ins to mountain lions, they bond over shared stories of how hard life in Nowhere is--and they realize this adventure just may be their way out.--


Crowfeather's trial / Erin Hunter.

Crowfeather's trial /  Erin Hunter.
In this Super Edition, set just after the events of Omen of the Stars, WindClan warrior Crowfeather must conquer the ghosts of his past to make way for his Clan's future. When a terrible threat rises within WindClan's territory, it heightens tensions that are already growing in the wake of the battle with the Dark Forest. Crowfeather is caught between his son, Breezepelt, and their Clanmates...but with the Clan in danger, the time for doubt is over. Join the legion of fans who have discovered the epic adventures, fierce warrior cats, and thrilling fantasy world of the mega-bestselling Warriors series. This stand-alone entry is perfect for new readers and dedicated fans alike.


Judy Moody and the right royal tea party / Megan McDonald ; illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds.

Judy Moody and the right royal tea party /  Megan McDonald ; illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds.
When Judy learns that some of her ancestors lived in England and possibly related to the Queen, her nemesis Jessica Finch finds more surprise relatives that Judy wishes she could hide in a dungeon somewhere.


Spirit / Ellen Miles.

Spirit /  Ellen Miles.
While walking in a snowstorm, Lizzie sees two dark eyes and a little black nose. It's Spirit, a white German shepherd puppy! Spirit's owners found new homes for all of his brothers and sisters, but they still don't have a place for him. Can Lizzie find a forever home for this helpful little pup?--Page 4 of cover.


Excellent Ernesto Cousins 3/Wrestlevania / by Gabe Soria ; art by Kendall Hale.

Excellent Ernesto Cousins 3/Wrestlevania /  by Gabe Soria ; art by Kendall Hale.
During a late-night stroll on your boring summer beach vacation, you discover a derelict video arcade managed by a ghostly attendant. Presented with a magical game token, you select one of two games you wish to play, the Excellent Ernesto Cousins 3 or Wrestlevania. Once you place the token in the slot, you have to make choices to advance through the games, and your decisions control whether you beat the game--or die--


Game changer / Tommy Greenwald.

Game changer /  Tommy Greenwald.
While thirteen-year-old Teddy fights for his life after a football injury at training camp, his friends and family gather to support him and discuss events leading to his coma. Told through dialogue, text messages, newspaper articles, transcripts, an online forum, and Teddy's inner thoughts.


Sarai and the meaning of awesome / Saraí González and Monica Brown

Sarai and the meaning of awesome /  Saraí González and Monica Brown
Fourth grader Saraí Gonzalez can do anything. She can bake, dance, and run her own cupcake business. But when Saraí's grandparents are forced to move, even Saraí's not sure what to do. So she hatches a super-awesome plan with her younger sisters and cousin to buy back the house. Will Saraí find a way to save the day?


Dactyl Hill Squad / Daniel José Older.

Dactyl Hill Squad /  Daniel José Older.
It is the summer of 1863, and as the Civil War rages between dinosaur-mounted armies down south, and a tense New York City seems on the brink of exploding into riots, Magdalys Roca and the other children at the Colored Orphan Asylum are trying to survive; but when she receives a letter telling her that her brother Montez was wounded, Magdalys knows that somehow she must reach him--and just possibly her ability to communicate telepathically with dinosaurs may come in handy.


The girl in the locked room : a ghost story / Mary Downing Hahn.

The girl in the locked room : a ghost story / Mary Downing Hahn.
Told in two voices, Jules, whose father is restoring an abandoned house, and a girl who lived there a century before begin to communicate and slowly, the girl's tragic story is revealed.--


Liz and the nosy neighbor / by Callie Barkley ; illustrated by Tracy Bishop.

Liz and the nosy neighbor /  by Callie Barkley ; illustrated by Tracy Bishop.
Liz has been assigned a class project that's perfect for her. She has to create a diorama of an animal habitat! Art plus animals? What could be better? Well, things could be better if Liz's new neighbor and classmate was a little nicer to her ... and a little less nosy! -- Back cover.


Merci Suárez changes gears / Meg Medina.

Merci Suárez changes gears /  Meg Medina.
Merci Suárez knew that sixth grade would be different, but she had no idea just how different. For starters, Merci has never been like the other kids at her private school in Florida, because she and her older brother, Roli, are scholarship students. They don't have a big house or a fancy boat, and they have to do extra community service to make up for their free tuition. So when bossy Edna Santos sets her sights on the new boy who happens to be Merci's school-assigned Sunshine Buddy, Merci becomes the target of Edna's jealousy. Things aren't going well at home, either: Merci's grandfather and most trusted ally, Lolo, has been acting strangely lately -- forgetting important things, falling from his bike, and getting angry over nothing. No one in her family will tell Merci what's going on, so she's left to her own worries, while also feeling all on her own at school.


No fixed address / Susin Nielsen.

No fixed address /  Susin Nielsen.
Twelve-year-old Felix's appearance on a television game show reveals that he and his mother have been homeless for a while, but also restores some of his faith in other people.


Race to the North Pole / by Erin Soderberg ; illustrated by Russ Cox.

Race to the North Pole /  by Erin Soderberg ; illustrated by Russ Cox.
Wally and the Puppy Pirates compete in a dogsled race at the North Pole--


This is war / Margaret Stohl & Lewis Peterson ; illustrated by Kay Peterson.

This is war /  Margaret Stohl & Lewis Peterson ; illustrated by Kay Peterson.
The longstanding and galaxy-spanning war between cats and robots escalates when each learns of inventions designed to extend their lives, and the potential of the devices is revealed when two kittens come into the lives of twin siblings on Earth.--


Hilda and the hidden people / written by Stephen Davies ; illustrated by Seaerra Miller ; based on the Hildafolk series of graphic novels by Luke Pearson.

Hilda and the hidden people /  written by Stephen Davies ; illustrated by Seaerra Miller ; based on the Hildafolk series of graphic novels by Luke Pearson.
Hilda encounters her very first troll, negotiates with some very persnickety elves, and seeks to discover the mystery behind the giant who only appears at midnight as she faces the prospect of leaving her beloved wilderness home with her mom for Trolberg City.


Voyage of the dogs / Greg Van Eekhout.

Voyage of the dogs /  Greg Van Eekhout.
SOS. Lopside the rescue mutt and his canine crew are working alongside their humans onboard the spaceship Laika. We are the dogs. Then the dogs are abandoned, millions of miles from civilization, and survival seems impossible. We are alone. But these are all good dogs--and good dogs always complete their mission. --


Missing Mike / by Shari Green.

Missing Mike /  by Shari Green.
Twelve-year-old Caera Donovan and her family flee a wildfire bearing down on their hometown of Pine Grove, with no time to find Caera's beloved dog Mike. Faced with the loss of everything she knows, Caera can't stand to lose Mike as well and seeks a way to sneak back to Pine Grove. When her plans are thwarted, she must learn to embrace a new definition of home.--


The magic of Melwick Orchard / by, Rebecca Caprara.

The magic of Melwick Orchard /  by, Rebecca Caprara.
While her sister Junie, six, is in the hospital fighting cancer, Isa, an eleven-year-old loner, feels forgotten until a magic tree helps her whole family to heal.


Undercover princess / Connie Glynn.

Undercover princess /  Connie Glynn.
Lottie Pumpkin is an ordinary girl who has spent her life longing for the extraordinary. Ellie Wolf is the crown princess of Maradova, who wants nothing more than a chance at an ordinary life. When fate puts Lottie and Ellie in the same dorm room at the prestigious Rosewood Hall, there's only one solution: for the girls to swap identities, and live the lives they've always dreamed of. But at Rosewood, a secret never stays secret for long. Someone in the school is on to them--and if the truth is revealed, the results may be more treacherous than they ever expected. Undercover Princess is the first book in the Rosewood Chronicles series.


The case of the berry burglars / written by Liam O'Donnell ; illustrated by Aurélie Grand.

The case of the berry burglars /  written by Liam O'Donnell ; illustrated by Aurélie Grand.
The school garden has been trampled, and the main suspect (according to the principal) is raccoons. But Myron and Hajrah have other ideas. After all, why would raccoons have made off with the school's strawberry plants? Thankfully, Myron is supported by the friendship and talents of the kids in his class to solve the mystery. With Glitch's technical skills (she plots the thefts on a satellite image of the neighborhood), Jordan's artistic abilities (he makes a mold of the culprit's boot print), and Hajrah's incredible people skills (she's happy to interview anyone!), the West Meadows Detectives finally hone in on the thieves.--


Knights club Volume 1, the bands of bravery / Shuky ; Waltch ; Novy ; translated by Mélanie Strang-Hardy.

Knights club Volume 1, the bands of bravery /  Shuky ; Waltch ; Novy ; translated by Mélanie Strang-Hardy.
Three brothers who dream of joining the Royal Order of Knights must solve riddles, learn combat techniques, and gather magical objects, in a book where the reader's decisions determine the end of the story.


Geeky f@b 5 Volume 1, It's not rocket science / Lucy & Liz Lareau, writers ; Ryan Jampole, artist.

Geeky f@b 5 Volume 1, It's not rocket science /  Lucy & Liz Lareau, writers ; Ryan Jampole, artist.
Lucy Monroe's first day at Earhart Elementary is one for the yearbook: after meeting her new quirky 'pod' of girls in class, at recess, she has launched herself off the rusty monkey bars and splats face down on the blacktop. The principal closes the rickety playground, so now the whole school is mad! What's a new girl to do? Create a band of geeky friends to build a new play space together! The geeky f@b 5 is born! Meet animal lover Lucy; her sister and future Martian astronaut, Marina; math whiz and singer, Zara; robotics engineer, A.J.; computer coder and fashionista, Sofia; and Hubble, the snarky kitty. Can the gang convince classmates to build a new playground? Find out if the geeky f@b 5 can prove the meanies wrong, when they learn that when girls stick together, anything is possible! -- Back cover of volume 1.


The house in Poplar Wood / K.E. Ormsbee.

The house in Poplar Wood /  K.E. Ormsbee.
The Vickery twins, Lee and Felix, live in a house in Poplar Wood, where, because of the Agreement, their mother serves Memory, and their father assists Death, and only Lee is allowed to leave the house, except for Halloween; but when a local girl is murdered, Gretchen Whipple, daughter of the mayor, offers the boys a deal--help her solve the crime and she will help them break the Agreement, and regain their freedom.


Tight / Torrey Maldonado.

Tight /  Torrey Maldonado.
After his quick-tempered father gets in a fight and is sent back to jail, sixth-grader Bryan, known for being quiet and thoughtful, snaps and follows new friend Mike into trouble.


Uma's wicked book : (for villain kids).

Uma's wicked book : (for villain kids).
Uma and her pirate gang offer up the inside scoop, tips, info, and notes on life on the island and leading a life of villainy.


The monster detector / by Ellen Potter ; illustrated by Felicita Sala.

The monster detector /  by Ellen Potter ; illustrated by Felicita Sala.
Hugo, a young sasquatch, and his friend Gigi use a Monster Detector to find a Green Whistler, but when Hugo's human friend, Boone, joins in, surprises are in store.


The golden tower / Holly Black and Cassandra Clare ; with illustrations by Scott Fischer.

The golden tower /  Holly Black and Cassandra Clare ; with illustrations by Scott Fischer.
As Callum begins his final year at the Magisterium, he is estranged from most of his friends and a furtive darkness haunts him.


Someone else's shoes / Ellen Wittlinger.

Someone else's shoes /  Ellen Wittlinger.
A road trip unites three young people in search of family and acceptance. Twelve-year-old Izzy's life just seems to get more and more complicated: she is upset by her father's new marriage, and a new baby on the way; she is expected to look out for her ten-year-old cousin, Oliver, who has moved in with her family since his mother committed suicide, because his father is depressed and having trouble coping; and now Ben, the rebellious sixteen-year-old son of Izzy's mother's boyfriend, is also living with them--but when Oliver's father disappears, the three children put aside their differences and set out to find him. As the trio travels, they find a surrogate family in each other.


 

 

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