by Citro, Asia J CITRO

Unicorns and Germs

An earthquake shakes Zoey's house. Or maybe it's a unicorn-quake? An enormous new friend arrives in a lot of pain, and it's getting worse every day. Zoey must work with her mom and Sassafras to find a cure--and quickly!--…

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by Horvath, Polly J HORVATH

Very Rich

Ten-year-old Rupert, from a very large, very poor family, accidentally becomes part of an eccentric rich family's life beginning at Christmas, and soon sees that wealth is not everything.…

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Sal & Gabi Break the Universe

In order to heal after his mother's death, thirteen-year-old Sal learns to reach into time and space to retrieve things--and people--from other universes.…

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by Garretson, Dee J GARRETS

The Khipu and the Final Key

In this all-new very special miniseries, the Aldens have been recruited by a secret society to return lost artifacts and treasures to their rightful locations--all around the world! The final leg of the Aldens' journey brings them to South America and to the Salt Flats in northern Argentina. But when they hit a dead en…

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by Anderson, Sophie J ANDERSO

The House with Chicken Legs

"All 12-year-old Marinka wants is a friend. A real friend. Not like her house with chicken legs. Sure, the house can play games like tag and hide-and-seek, but Marinka longs for a human companion. Someone she can talk to and share secrets with. But that's tough when your grandmother is a Yaga, a guardian who guides the…

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by Cody, Matthew J CODY

The Loch Ness Lock-in

During the annual Strange Scouts Loch Ness Lock-In, Ben and the other Strange Scouts of Troop D try to foil a dastardly plot to frame the famous monster for destroying a wind farm.…

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Everlasting Nora

After surviving a fire in which her father dies, Nora and her mother live in a cemetery, but when her mother disappears and a loan shark steals her savings, Nora finds support from her cemetery neighbors to earn some money and search for her mother.…

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by Lysiak, Hilde, J LYSIAK

Thief Strikes!

Hilde and her sister/photographer Izzy have two cases to investigate for their paper, the Orange Street News: someone is stealing vegetables from the local greenhouse, and a lot of people seem to be getting sick eating the hot dogs from a local food stand--and soon Hilde starts to believe that the two cases may be rela…

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by Garretson, Dee J GARRETS

The Shackleton Sabotage

Following clues provided by the secretive Reddimus Society, the four Alden siblings travel to a dingo sanctuary in Australia and to Shakleton's hut in Antarctica to deliver the fifth and sixth artifacts, and then they work to unmask the traitor traveling with them.…

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by Perl, Erica S. J PERL

All Three Stooges

While preparing for their bar mitzvahs, comedy-obsessed Noah and Dash find their friendship threatened by a personal tragedy.…

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by Harvey, Jacqueline J HARVEY

Alice-miranda in Scotland

Reunions and rivalries in the land of the brave! Alice-Miranda and her friends have been invited to attend the Queen's Colours inaugural leadership program in Scotland and they just might be joined by a few familiar faces from around the globe. There are plenty of skills to be learned and challenges to conquer, and the…

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by Barkley, Callie J BARKLEY

Marion Takes a Break

When a broken ankle forces Marion to withdraw from the horse show, she finds a way to stay active by helping her friends at the Critter Club animal shelter find homes for a litter of kittens.…

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by Hunter, Erin J HUNTER

The Exile's Journey

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.…

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by Bruel, Nick J BRUEL

Bad Kitty. Camp Daze

Kitty's life is really hard. Like really, REALLY hard. All she asks for is twenty-two hours a day to sleep and food to be delivered morning and night. But does she get it? No. And when Puppy and Baby get a little rambunctious during her naptime, Kitty gets bonked on the head and starts to believe she's ... a dog.…

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The Scaredy Cat

"The purrmaids' homework assignment is to find something special to bring to class. Will they be brave enough to swim far away from Kittentail Cove and explore Tortoiseshell Reef to find the perfect thing? Or will they be scaredy cats?"--…

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by Barkley, Callie J BARKLEY

Marion Strikes a Pose

While her friends in the Critter Club babysit frogs, second-grader Marion enters a fashion design contest.…

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by Marko, Cyndi J MARKO

The Birdy Snatchers

Superheroes Kung Pow Chicken and Egg Drop must stop the evil Birdbrain from zapping the smartest chickens in Fowladelphia into zombies.…

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The Catfish Club

Mermaid kittens and best friends Angel, Shelly, and Coral dive headfirst into working on their art project together, until their fun is nearly ruined when they run into their rivals, a trio of purrmaids called the Catfish Club.…

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by Park, Linda Sue J PARK

Cavern of Secrets

Hoping to return home after a winter in the Sudden Mountains so he can join his parents in the fight against the evil Chancellor, Raffa must use his apothecary skills while enlisting the help of human and animal friends to survive the journey.…

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by Lord, Cynthia J LORD

Because of the Rabbit

On the last night of summer, Emma and her Maine game warden father rescue a small domestic rabbit stuck in a fence; the very next day Emma starts fifth grade after years of being home schooled, excited and apprehensive about making new friends, but she is paired with Jack, a hyperactive boy, who does not seem to fit in…

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by Milford, Kate J MILFORD

Bluecrowne : a Greenglass House Story

Lucy Bluecrowne is beginning a new life ashore with her stepmother and half brother, though she's certain the only place she'll ever belong is with her father on a ship of war as part of the crew. She doesn't care that living in a house is safer and the proper place for a twelve-year-old girl; its boring. But then two …

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by Blabey, Aaron J BLABEY

The Bad Guys in Do-you-think-he-saurus?

The Bad Guys find themselves sixty-five million years in the past where they must avoid being eaten by dinosaurs, fix their broken time machine, and get back home before an evil alien destroys the world.…

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by Henkes, Kevin J HENKES

Sweeping Up the Heart

"Amelia Albright dreams about going to Florida for spring break like everyone else in her class, but her fathera cranky and stubborn English professorhas decided Florida is too much adventure. Now Amelia is stuck at home with him and her babysitter, the beloved Mrs. OBrien. The week ahead promis…

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by Stine, R. L. J STINE

Escape from Shudder Mansion

Riley Shiner is obsessed with a video game based on a real haunted house in his neighborhood. He has played the game so often he knows it by heart, but there's a level he just can't seem to beat. Riley and his twin sister Scarlet know the haunted house is full of monsters and evil spirits, but decide to spend the night…

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by Gibbs, Stuart, J GIBBS

Spy School Goes South

Thirteen-year-old spy in training Ben Ripley is sent to Mexico to try to thwart the evil organization, SPYDER--the CIA's main enemy.…

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by Messenger, Shannon J MESSENG

Flashback

"After the Neverseen prove how vulnerable she is, Sophie decides to learn how to fight, but battle training won't help her friend facing a different kind of danger." --…

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by Mlynowski, Sarah J MLYNOWS

Seeing Red

Abby tries to use the magic mirror to get to her friend's house, but she ends up with her brother in the tale of Little Red Riding Hood; where, having accidently knocked out the Huntsman, they set out to save Red (named Lali) and her rather unpleasant grandmother themselves--but end up having to save the wolf (who actu…

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by Choldenko, Gennifer, J CHOLDEN

One-third Nerd

Ten-year-old Liam and his two younger sisters, precocious third-grader Dakota and second-grader Izzy, who has Down syndrome, face the possibility of losing their beloved dog, Cupcake, who keeps urinating on their apartment's carpet.…

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by Koehler, Fred J KOEHLER

Garbage Island

"In the midst of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, Archibald Shrew and Garbage Island's mouse mayor, Mr. Popli, constantly clash over Archibald's bungled inventions. In fact, Archie and Mayor Popli are so busy arguing that they don't realize their island is falling apart until it's too late. Caught in a current, these u…

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by Weissman, Elissa Brent J WEISSMA

The Length of a String

"Imani is adopted, and she's ready to search for her birth parents. But when she discovers the diary her Jewish great-grandmother wrote chronicling her escape from Holocaust-era Europe, Imani begins to see family in a new way. Imani knows exactly what she wants as her big bat mitzvah gift: to find her birth parents. Sh…

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by Sutherland, Tui, J SUTHERL

The Hive Queen

Growing up in the hives, Cricket has always had a million questions. Why are trees forbidden, even in art? Why do her parents seem to hate her? And the biggest, most dangerous and secret question of all: why is Cricket immune to Queen Wasp's powers? Whenever the queen takes control of all the HiveWings, speaking throug…

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by Elliott, Zetta J ELLIOTT

Dragons in a Bag

In Brooklyn, nine-year-old Jax joins Ma, a curmudgeonly witch who lives in his building, on a quest to deliver three baby dragons to a magical world, and along the way discovers his true calling.…

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by Clark, Zack Loran J CLARK

Twilight of the Elves

"In the second book of The Adventurers Guild, Zed and Brock must save the elven city"--…

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by Beatty, Robert, J BEATTY

Willa of the Wood

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.…

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by Maldonado, Torrey J MALDONA

Tight

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.…

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by Vernon, Ursula J VERNON

Whiskerella

"When a fairy godmouse forces Whiskerella to wear glass slippers and attend balls night after night in search of a happily ever after, it's up to Princess Harriet Hamsterbone to break the spell and save the day"--…

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by Reedy, Trent J REEDY

Gamer Army

Even though he is only twelve, Rogan Weber is an obsessed gamer, whose motto, ego sum maximus, declares his confidence in his own abilities, and whose parents are also deeply involved in ultra high tech (a little too deeply sometimes); naturally he is thrilled to receive an invitation to join a tech giant's virtual rea…

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by Tanquary, Kathryn J TANQUAR

The Night Parade

When thirteen-year-old Saki Yamamoto unintentionally invokes a death curse, she must enter the dangerous spirit world at the Night Parade and attempt to perform deeds that can break the curse.…

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by Joyce, William, J JOYCE

Jack Frost : the End Becomes the Beginning

After Nightlight, a Guardian, transforms into Jack Overland Frost, he is entrusted by Father Time with a great secret, but he must revisit his past if he is to understand the secret and defeat an old enemy who threatens the world with destruction.…

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by Schmidt, Gary D. J SCHMIDT

Pay Attention, Carter Jones

Sixth-grader Carter must adjust to the unwelcome presence of a know-it-all butler who is determined to help him become a gentleman, and also to deal with burdens from the past.…

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by Kirby, Lee J KIRBY

Super Turbo Gets Caught

When Super Turbo gets caught in a mousetrap in the school cafeteria, he must ally with his archnemesis Whiskerface to help him escape.…

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by Gravel, Elise J GRAVEL

We're out of Here!

Olga decides she would like to figure out what planet Meh is from and begins to conduct some research on space travel.…

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by Pierce, Tamora J PIERCE

The Realms of the Gods

While in the mystical realms of the gods along with Numair, Daine learns the secrets of her past and the implications for her future as she and Numair are compelled to return to the mortal world of Tortall to help fight against the immortals.…

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by Hunter, Erin J HUNTER

The Final Battle

"The traitor behind the sabotage and divisions within the Wild Pack has been unmasked, and one final confrontation will decide whether the Pack survives"--…

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by Krishnaswami, Uma, J KRISHNA

Step Up to the Plate, Maria Singh

"Nine-year-old Maria Singh learns to play softball just like her heroes in the All-American Girls' League, while her parents and neighbors are struggling through World War II, working for India's independence, and trying to stay on their farmland"--…

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by Deen, Natasha J DEEN

Lark Takes a Bow

"In this early chapter book, amateur detectives Lark and Connor Ba figure out which of their follow actors is playing pranks on the local theater company."--…

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by Citro, Asia J CITRO

The Pod and the Bog

An old friend visits Zoey with a glowing seed pod. Zoey, Sassafras and Pip must work together to discover what this mysterious and rare magical plant needs to grow before all the seeds crumble to purple dust!--from book jacket.…

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Naomis Too

Naomi E.'s dad is married to Naomi Marie's mom. The two girls have learned to do a lot of things together, while also dealing with the ups and downs of middle school.…

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by Williams, Alicia, J WILLIAM

Genesis Begins Again

Thirteen-year-old Genesis tries again and again to lighten her black skin, thinking it is the root of her family's troubles, before discovering reasons to love herself as is.…

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by Gidwitz, Adam J GIDWITZ

Sasquatch and the Muckleshoot

"Elliot and his friend Uchenna join Professor Fauna as they travel to the Pacific Northwest and help keep a sasquatch family safe from a pack of journalists and a logging company"--…

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by West, Jacqueline, J WEST

The Collectors

Van has always been an outsider. Most people don't notice him. But he notices them. And he notices the small trinkets they drop, or lose, or throw away--that's why his collection is full of treasures. Then one day, Van notices a girl stealing pennies from a fountain, and everything changes. He follows the girl, Pebble,…

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by Wilson, Amy J WILSON

Angel and Bavar

"After the death of her parents, Angel has a lot to get used to: a new home, a new family, a new school. The last thing she's interested in is making new friends. Until she meets Bavar--a strange boy who slips through the shadows, a boy who might understand her nightmares. But Bavar doesn't want to let anyone in. Every…

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by Bowling, Dusti J BOWLING

24 Hours in Nowhere

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 bes…

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by Vernon, Ursula J VERNON

Little Red Rodent Hood

A little girl in a red cape asks for Princess Harriet Hamsterbone's help with a pack of weasel-wolves who want to eat her grandmother, but after meeting everyone, Harriet is not sure whom to trust.…

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by Kelly, Lynne J KELLY

Song for a Whale

Twelve-year-old Iris and her grandmother, both deaf, drive from Texas to Alaska armed with Iris's plan to help Blue-55, a whale unable to communicate with other whales.…

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by Citro, Asia J CITRO

Caterflies and Ice

"When an unexpected snowstorm causes trouble for the magical creatures of the forest, Zoey and Sassafras come to the rescue. But their first attempt to save trapped caterfly eggs results in a big mistake. Can they figure out a way to fix things before the baby caterflies hatch?"--Jacket.…

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by Manternach, Karla J MANTERN

Meena Meets Her Match

"Third-grader Meena Zee navigates the triumphs and challenges of family, friendship, and school while being diagnosed with epilepsy"--…

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by Youngblood, Leslie C. J YOUNGBL

Love Like Sky

Eleven-year-old Georgie is still adjusting to leaving Atlanta for a small town, having a stepfather, and being unable to get close to her stepsister when her six-year-old sister, Peaches, suddenly becomes very ill.…

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by Kinney, Jeff J KINNEY

Diary of a Wimpy Kid : the Meltdown

When snow closes Greg Heffley's middle school, he and his best friend, Rowley Jefferson, face a fight for survival as warring gangs turn the neighborhood into a wintry battlefield.…

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by McConnochie, Mardi, J MCCONNO

The Flooded Earth

Forty years after a devastating flood changed the face of the earth, new consequences and challenges are still surfacing. Twins Will and Annalie thought the hardest part about this year was going to be their separation when bookish Annalie began life at a prestigious Admiralty-run boarding school and avid sailor Will s…

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by Cowell, Cressida J COWELL

Twice Magic

"The Wizard boy Xar and the Warrior girl Wish must learn to work together in order to find the ingredients for an ancient Witch-killing spell if they are to save the wildwoods"--…

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by Park, Linda Sue J PARK

Beast of Stone

A conclusion to the trilogy finds apothecary Raffa and his ragtag band of allies preparing to battle the heartless Chancellor's armies, a conflict he fears will cause untold suffering for the animals being forced to fight.…

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by Binns, Barbara J BINNS

Courage

"Ever since T'Shawn's dad died, his mother has been struggling to keep the family afloat. So when he's offered a spot on a prestigious diving team at the local private swim club, he knows that joining would only add another bill to the pile. But T studies hard and never gets into trouble, so he thinks his mom might be …

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by Marko, Cyndi J MARKO

Bok! Bok! Boom!

Superheroes Gordon Blue and his brother Benny must rescue an opera star from the evil Dr. Screech before he turns her super high voice into a supersonic weapon.…

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by Portes, Andrea J PORTES

Henry & Eva and the Castle on the Cliff

Henry's and Eva's lives are forever changed when their parents die in a mysterious boating accident. That was a very bad day, but things are going to get worse. Their uncle Claude the Clod and his awful girlfriend, Terri the Terrible, have moved into the children's house on the cliff "to take care of them," but Eva has…

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by Emerson, Kevin J EMERSON

The Oceans Between Stars : Book Two of the Chronicle of the Dark Star

Liam and Phoebe, having barely escaped the exploding sun with their lives, travel to the rogue planet Delphi, where they hope to find help for their injured parents and pass along the truth they discovered about the destruction of Earth.…

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by Lien, Henry, J LIEN

Peasprout Chen : Battle of Champions

"Second book in a Taiwanese-inspired middle-grade fantasy series about a young girl's quest to become a champion of Wu Liu, an art form that blends figure skating with martial arts"--…

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by Lien, Henry, J LIEN

Peasprout Chen : Battle of Champions

Returning for her second year at Pearl Famous Academy to master wu liu, Peasprout finds a new rival in Yinmei, the exiled heir to the Shinian throne, and suspects that she is a spy.…

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by Arden, Katherine J ARDEN

Small Spaces

"After suffering a tragic loss, eleven-year-old Ollie only finds solace in books. So when she happens upon a crazed woman at the river threatening to throw a book into the water, Ollie doesn't think--she just acts, stealing the book and running away. As she begins to read the slender volume, Ollie discovers a chilling …

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by Weeks, Sarah J WEEKS

Soof

All her life Aurora has heard stories about how wonderful and lucky Heidi is, and soon this paragon (now grown up and expecting a baby) will be visiting; but before she arrives part of their house is damaged in a fire, and worse, Aurora's beloved dog disappears--and while her parents have always believed in "soof" (Hei…

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by McKay, Hilary J MCKAY

Love to Everyone

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…

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by Garretson, Dee J GARRETS

Journey on a Runaway Train

The Aldens are recruited by the secret Reddimus Society to return lost artifacts and treasures, but encounter enemies of Reddimus during a private train trip to New Mexico.…

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by Barkley, Callie J BARKLEY

Ellie's Lovely Idea

Valentine's Day is near, and to raise money for a charity called Puppy Love, Ellie persuades the other Critter Club girls to join her in selling and delivering singing telegrams.…

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by Hiaasen, Carl J HIAASEN

Squirm

Billy Dickens discovers that his mysterious father lives in Montana, so this summer Billy will fly across the country, hike a mountain, float a river, dodge a grizzly bear, shoot down a spy drone, and save his own father.…

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by Love, Damien J LOVE

Monstrous Devices

Alex, nearly thirteen, flees with his grandfather across snowy Europe to escape the human and mechanical assassins that pursue them, trying to retrieve a powerful object.…

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Tales from a Not-so-happy Birthday

It's Nikki's birthday, and it is up to her whether it is a blast or a bust.…

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by Mull, Brandon, J MULL

Wrath of the Dragon King

Seth and Kendra, newly appointed caretakers of Wyrmroost, soon find themselves in a fight for their lives when the dragons, led by Celebrant, rebel.…

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by Coakley, Lena, J COAKLEY

Wicked Nix

While the other fairies are away, mischievous Nix is charged with protecting the forest but he has no magic to prevent a man from moving into a woodland cottage.…

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by Marko, Cyndi J MARKO

Heroes on the Side

When the Blue family travels to New Yolk City, Egg Drop wants to go to the first-ever Sidekick Super-Con--a big party for sidekicks--but Ticklebeak and his Bad Eggs soon chicknap the sidekicks and it is up to Kung Pow Chicken to save them.…

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by Garretson, Dee J GARRETS

The Clue in the Papyrus Scroll

The orphaned Alden siblings travel to Egypt to return a lost artifact to its rightful location.…

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Children of Jubilee

Kiandra Watanaboneset reluctantly takes charge when she, her brothers Enu and Edwy, and some young friends are captured by Enforcers and sent to a prison on the planet Zacadi.…

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by Ellen, Tom J ELLEN

Never Evers

"Mayhem and romance ensue when tweens Mouse and Jack meet on the slopes during a school ski trip"--…

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by Citro, Asia J CITRO

Merhorses and Bubbles

Making a terrible discovery at the stream about a mysterious threat that is endangering its magical creatures, Zoey and Sassafras race against time to discover the source of the problem and save the Merhorse species.…

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by Tamaki, Mariko J TAMAKI

Lumberjanes : the Moon is Up

"Welcome to Miss Qiunzella Thiskwin Penniquiqul Thistle Crumpet's Camp for Hardcore Lady Types. The five scouts of Roanoke cabin--Jo, April, Molly, Mal, and Ripley--love their summers at camp. They get to hang out with their best friends, earn Lumberjane scout badges, annoy their no-nonsense counselor Jen ... and go on…

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by Phelan, Matt J PHELAN

Knights Vs. Dinosaurs

With the realm at peace and few dragons about, the Knights of the Round Table are bored, so Merlin sends them to face the most terrible lizards of all--dinosaurs.…

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Seasick Sea Horse

Purrmaid Shelly is taking care of sea horse and new class pet, Bubbles, who looks mysteriously unwell; luckily Shelly and her two best friends discover how to perk Bubbles up, and in the process learn why some animals are not meant to be pets.…

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by Peirce, Lincoln J PEIRCE

Max & the Midknights

"Max and a group of friends dubbed the Midknights go on a quest to rescue the Kingdom of Byjovia from the mean King Gastley!"--…

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A Star Purr-formance

When Purrmaid friends Shelly, Angel, and Coral team up with the Catfish Club to audition for the annual Founder's Day Showcase, they learn that singing well requires more than just practice.…

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by Vernon, Ursula J VERNON

Giant Trouble

"When Princess Harriet climbs an enormous beanstalk, she finds an even bigger surprise--a giant rabbit is keeping a goose and a girl who is half-harp-half-hamster as prisoner, and it's up to Harriet to save the day"--…

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by Barnett, Mac J BARNETT

The Terrible Two's Last Laugh

As the Terrible Two face the end of their time together in Yawnee Valley, they are determined to pull a prank that changes the town forever.…

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by Tamaki, Mariko J TAMAKI

Lumberjanes : the Good Egg

"When Ripley comes across an abandoned egg, she's determined to take care of it until the parent comes back. Unfortunately, her plan is quickly foiled by egg poachers, who steal the egg for their own collection"--…

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by Ormsbee, Katie J ORMSBEE

The House in Poplar Wood

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…

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by Jones, Kelly J JONES

Are You Ready to Hatch an Unusual Chicken?

Through a series of letters, Sophie Brown, age twelve, relates her adventures as two new unusual chickens come to the farm.…

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by Sage, Angie J SAGE

Syren

In this fifth book in the Magykal series, Septimus ends up on a captivatingly beautiful island, one of seven set in a sparkling sea. He's stranded there with his badly injured dragon, Spit Fyre, along with Jenna and Beetle. There are some strange things about the island, including a Magykal girl named Syrah, a cat-shap…

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by Brody, Jessica J BRODY

Better You Than Me

When two twelve-year-old girls--one a famous TV star, the other an obsessive fan--switch bodies the results are nothing but disastrous.…

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by West, Tracey, J WEST

Treasure of the Gold Dragon

Having taken the silver key, the evil wizard Maldred is after the gold key, which is protected by the Gold Dragon and her Dragon Master, Darma, but by the time Drake and Rori get there, Eko and her Thunder Dragon have seized the gold key--so together the three dragon masters, follow her through the portal to Maldred's …

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by Blabey, Aaron J BLABEY

The Bad Guys in Superbad

The Bad Guys have strangely acquired SUPERPOWERS! But their powers might be, well, defective. They can only do things like blow their own pants off in public. Not exactly what you'd call hero-caliber skills. Defective or not, the Bad Guys have a job to do. With Marmalade ready to destroy the world, Mr. Wolf, Mr. Snake,…

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by Braden, Ann J BRADEN

The Benefits of Being an Octopus

Seventh-grader Zoey Albro focuses on caring for three younger siblings and avoiding rich classmates at school until her fascination with octopuses gets her on the debate team and she begins to speak out.…

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King & Kayla and the Case of the Lost Tooth

Kayla places her tooth in a Tooth Fairy pillow, but it disappears before the Tooth Fairy has a chance to visit--can her dog King help Kayla find the missing tooth?…

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by Bruel, Nick J BRUEL

Kitten Trouble

When a nearby cat shelter is destroyed, Bad Kitty's family decides to foster some of the displaced kittens.…

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by Lee, Yoon Ha, J LEE

Dragon Pearl

"Min, a thirteen-year-old girl with fox-magic, stows away on a battle cruiser and impersonates a cadet in order to solve the mystery of what happened to her older brother in the Thousand World Space Forces." --…

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by Barkley, Callie J BARKLEY

Amy Meets Her Stepsister

Amy so looks forward to meeting her future stepsister, Chloe, that she is not prepared when Chloe first ignores her than is downright mean.…

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by Eagar, Lindsay J EAGAR

The Bigfoot Files

"Twelve-year old Miranda Cho used to believe in it all, used to love poring over every strange footprint, every stray hair, everything that proved the world was full of wonders. But that was before her mother's obsession with monsters cost Miranda her friends and her perfect school record, before Miranda found the stac…

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by Townsend, Jessica, J TOWNSEN

Wundersmith : the Calling of Morrigan Crow

"Morrigan Crow is now a proud scholar in the elite Wundrous Society, but must prove that she belongs in the Society, while battling a new evil"--…

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by Papademetriou, Lisa J PAPADEM

The Dreamway

After her twin brother is attacked, Stella Clay senses there is something different about him, but a talking mouse tells her that her brother has been kidnapped and taken prisoner in the Dreamway and it is up to her to rescue him.…

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Search for the Mermicorn

As a school project, best friends and purrmaids Angel, Coral, and Shelly set out in search of a mermicorn.…

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by Hunter, Erin J HUNTER

Blood and Bone

"A new Great Father now rules over the animals of Bravelands, but he is not what he seems, and unless the elephant Sky, the baboon Thorn, and the lion Fearless can fight his lies and unite the animals of the plains, the balance of Bravelands may be destroyed forever"--…

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by Shurtliff, Liesl J SHURTLI

Grump : the (fairly) True Tale of Snow White and the Seven Dwarves

"Ever since he was a dwarfling, Borlen (nicknamed Grump) has dreamed of visiting The Surface, so when opportunity knocks, he leaves his cavern home behind. At first, life aboveground is a dream come true. Queen Elfrieda Veronika Ingrid Lenore (E.V.I.L.) is the best friend Grump always wanted, feeding him all the rubies…

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by Baker, E. D. J BAKER

More Than a Princess

Aislin of Eliasind must rely on more than the magical gifts she has as a half-fairy, half-pedrasi when she becomes entangled in a sinister plot and saddled with difficult human princesses.…

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by Clements, Andrew, J CLEMENT

The Friendship War

When Grace takes boxes of old buttons from a building her grandfather bought, she starts a fad at school that draws her closer to one friend, but further from another.…

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by Weissman, Elissa Brent J WEISSMA

The Length of a String

Twelve-year-old Imani, the only black girl in Hebrew school, is preparing for her bat mitzvah and hoping to find her birthparents when she discovers the history of adoption in her own family through her great-grandma Anna's Holocaust-era diary.…

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by Kim, Patti, J KIM

I'm Ok

Ok, a Korean American boy, tries a get rich quick scheme of starting a hair braiding business and winning the school talent competition to hide the fact that he is struggling with the loss of his father and the financial hardships he and his mother must now bear.--…

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To Night Owl from Dogfish

Unhappy about being sent to the same summer camp after their fathers start dating, Bett and Avery, eleven, eventually begin scheming to get the couple back together after a break-up. Told entirely through emails.…

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by Vande Velde, Vivian J VANDE V

The Prince Problem

Prince Telmund has been cursed to transform into a new animal every time he falls asleep and Princess Amelia has been kidnapped by the dangerous Prince Sheridan; if either of them want a happy ending they will have to work together.…

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by Respicio, Mae J RESPICI

The House That Lou Built

Longing for an escape from her extended Filipino family, Lou plans to build a tiny house on land she inherited from her father, but difficulties quickly arise.…

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by Dixon, Franklin W. J DIXON

The Gray Hunter's Revenge

The Hardy Boys are asked to investigate when their favorite thriller writer dies in what may have been an accident, while the press swarms Bayport to get information about the author's last novel.…

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by Baragrey, Wen Jane J BARAGRE

What Goes Up

Robyn Tinkerbell Goodfellow, twelve, lives in a house that seems to attract trouble, so when a satellite is expected to crash she races to learn the truth about her long-lost father before it is too late.…

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by Avi, J AVI

The End of the World and Beyond : Continues The Unexpected Life of Oliver Cromwe

After his thievery conviction in 1724, Oliver Cromwell Pitts is sent from England across the Atlantic to America where he is enslaved on a tobacco farm, never giving up on finding his sister, Charity, brought to the colonies on a different ship.…

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