The Nazi invasion,1944 Tarshis, Lauren.
A young Jewish boy escapes the ghetto and finds a group of resistance fighters in the forests of Poland, and he must determine if he has what it takes to survive the Nazis and fight back.
Esme the ice cream fairy Meadows, Daisy, author.
When the fairies discover that frozen treats are melting, Rachel and Kirsty are enlisted to help Esme the ice cream fairy retrieve her magical charm from a thieving Jack Frost.
Layla the cotton candy fairy Meadows, Daisy, author.
When Layla the cotton candy fairy discovers that her charm is missing, Rachel and Kirsty are enlisted to help her retrieve it from a thieving Jack Frost.
Lisa the lollipop fairy Meadows, Daisy, author.
When the fairies discover that candy has lost its sweetness, Rachel and Kirsty are enlisted to help Lisa the lollipop fairy retrieve her magical charm from a thieving Jack Frost.
Madeline the cookie fairy Meadows, Daisy, author.
Sugar & Spice make everything nice! The Sugar & Spice Fairies' magic protects sweet treats in both Fairyland and the human world. When mean Jack Frost steals the fairies' delicious magical items, dessert everywhere takes a sour turn. When Madeline the Cookie Fairy's charm goes missing, cookies everywhere start to crumble. Will Rachel and Kirsty find Madeline's magic?
Nina the birthday cake fairy Meadows, Daisy, author.
"The Sugar & Spice Fairies' magic protects sweet treats in both Fairyland and the human world. When mean Jack Frost steals the fairies' delicious magical items, dessert everywhere takes a sour turn. Rachel and Kirsty only have one more sugar & spice charm left to find, and it belongs to Nina the Birthday Cake Fairy. If they can't find it, birthday celebrations will never be the same! Find the sugar & spice charm in each book and help save the fairy magic!" --
Thea Stilton and the great tulip heist Stilton, Thea.
Attending an art class in the Netherlands, Violet journeys through the flower gardens, windmills and canals of Holland to investigate the untimely disappearance of her friend's father, a renowned botanist whose absence is linked to a rare black tulip.
A pond full of ink Schmidt, Annie M. G.
This delightfully humorous collection of poems offers children and the young at heart a refreshing, inventive look at the world from the well-known Dutch author, Annie Schmidt. Ordinary events and places become extraordinary adventures full of imagination.
The finisher Baldacci, David, author.
Vega Jane has never left the village of Wormwood. But this isn't unusual, nobody has ever left the village of Wormwood. At least not until Quentin Herms vanishes into the unknown. Vega knows Quentin didn't just leave, but that he was chased. And he's left behind a very dangerous trail of clues that only she can decode. The Quag is a dark forest filled with terrifying beasts and bloodthirsty Outliers. But just as deadly are the threats that exist within the walls of Wormwood. It is a place built on lies, where influential people are willing to kill to keep their secrets. Vega is determined to uncover the truth. But the closer she gets, the more she risks her life.
Creature teacher : the final exam Stine, R. L.
When Tommy is sent to a special camp to make him into a "winner," he discovers that his fellow campers are competitive to the point of obsession, and that a particular teacher, Mrs. Maargh, takes winning very seriously.
Coco the cupcake fairy Meadows, Daisy, author.
When the fairies discover that baked goods are falling flat, Rachel and Kirsty are enlisted to help Coco the cupcake fairy retrieve her magical charm from a thieving Jack Frost.
Clara the chocolate fairy Meadows, Daisy, author.
When the fairies discover that chocolate is tasteless, Rachel and Kirsty are enlisted to help Clara the chocolate fairy retrieve her magical charm from a thieving Jack Frost.
Lice check Krulik, Nancy E., author.
During an outbreak at school, George tries to remain lice-free while ensuring that his dad's booth at Career Day is more popular than his rival Louis Farley's dad's.
A home for Mr. Emerson Kerley, Barbara, author.
Before Ralph Waldo Emerson was a great writer, he was a city boy who longed for the broad, open fields and deep, still woods of the country, and then a young man who treasured books, ideas, and people. When he grew up and set out in the world, he wondered, could he build a life around these things he loved? This biography illustrates the rewards of a life well-lived, one built around personal passions: creativity and community, nature and friendship.
Angel Island : gateway to Gold Mountain Freedman, Russell.
A middle-grade history of the "other Ellis Island" traces how Angel Island served as an entry point for one million Asian immigrants to the United States in the early 20th century, drawing on memoirs, diaries, letters and "wall poems" discovered at the facility long after it closed to describe the center's screening process, immigration policies and eventual renaissance as a historic site.
Beauty and the beast : a retelling Lee, H. Chuku.
Through her great capacity to love, a kind and beautiful maid releases a handsome prince from the spell which has made him an ugly beast.
Ice dogs Johnson, Terry Lynn.
In this survival story set in Alaska, fourteen-year-old Vicky and her dog sled team find an injured sledder in the wilderness.
Operation Bunny Gardner, Sally.
When Emily Vole inherits an abandoned shop, it is up to her to battle a fairy-snatching witch and get to the bottom of Operation Bunny.
Sorry you're lost Blackstone, Matt.
"A boy deals with the recent loss of his mother and his odyssey to find a date for the end-of-year school dance"--
Dare the wind Fern, Tracey E.
Ellen Prentiss's papa said she was born with saltwater in her veins, so he gave her sailing lessons and taught her how to navigate. As soon as she met a man who loved sailing like she did, she married him. When her husband was given command of a clipper ship custom-made to travel quickly, she knew that they would need every bit of its speed for their maiden voyage: out of New York City, down around the tip of Cape Horn, and into San Francisco, where the Gold Rush was well under way. In a time when few women even accompanied their husbands onboard, Ellen Prentiss navigated their ship to set the world record for speed along that route.
Sonic the hedgehog archives. Volume 22
Sonic and his Freedom Fighter friends journey to the lost city of Station Square and find its mysterious human inhabitants! Plus, Super Sonic and Hyper Knuckles take on the gigantic monster Perfect Chaos in a battle that will leave you breathless!
How to be a detective! : crack the case with 25 devious disguises and devices! Beak, Nick Huckleberry.
Pokémon essential handbook : the need-to-know stats and facts on over 640 Pokémon.
Get all the details you need about over 640 Pokémon characters, find out how each evolved and which region they hail from. Then you can master almost any Pokémon training challenge.
The garden gate Kinde, Christa.
"While ranks of the Faithful rally to defend what's most precious, Prissie discovers that angels aren't the only ones who are Sent"--
Palace of dreams Epstein, Adam Jay.
"Aldwyn, Skylar, and Gilbert must embark on a journey to clear their names and save a Vastia after a necklace they give to Queen Loranella puts her under a dangerous curse"--
The adventures of Tintin, reporter for le petit Vingtième-- in the land of the Soviets Hergé, 1907-1983.
Tintin the boy reporter is sent to Soviet Russia with his dog, Snowy, to report on the economy and the activities of the police.
Chupacabra Smith, Roland, 1951- author.
Searching faraway world regions for Grace, who has been kidnapped by a ruthless grandfather who has also stolen two dinosaur hatchlings, The Cryptid Hunters, Marty and his cryptozoologist uncle, Travis Wolfe, are distracted by a sighting of an elusive blood-drinking cryptid.
Alien worlds : your guide to extraterrestrial life Aguilar, David A., author.
Considers the plausibility of alien life and what creatures living on extrasolar planets might be like, drawing on scientific sources to depict alien creatures who have adapted to the unique characteristics of their respective environments.
A valiant quest for the misfit menagerie Resnick, Jacqueline, 1983- author.
Smalls the bear, Rigby the dog, and Wombat the wombat have escaped the circus and now they must rescue their friend Tilda the rabbit who is being held captive at an enormous toy store.
Kingdom hearts. 358 Amano, Shiro.
When Xion loses her Keyblade, it's Roxas's job to make sure no one finds out. As long as the two can go on missions together, no one will know that it's Roxas collecting all the hearts. But will Demyx blow their little secret?!
Kingdom hearts. 358 Amano, Shiro, author, artist.
Soon after his birth as a Nobody, Roxas joins the mysterious Organization XIII, knowing nothing of his identity. With the help of Axel, another member of the Organization, and the mysterious No. 14, who is also missing her memories, Roxas slowly begins to learn what it takes to be a part of Organization XIII...and what it means to have a heart.
Now look what you've done Pastis, Stephan, author.
Timmy Failure, founder, president, and CEO of the greatest detective agency in town, perhaps the nation, is about to crack the biggest case of his generation: a school competition to find a stolen globe.
The official book of me : tips for a lifestyle of health, happiness, & wellness Wallach, Marlene.
Counsels teens on how to both look and feel great, drawing on the expertise of a teen modeling agency president to offers nutrition and wellness information as well as beauty care tips, negotiation advice, and relaxation techniques.
What the moon said Rosengren, Gayle.
When Esther's family moves to a farm during the Great Depression, she soon learns that there are things much more important than that her superstitious mother rarely shows her any affection.
Good crooks. Book one, Missing monkey! Amato, Mary.
Tired of being pressured to help commit crimes and yearning for a more normal life, twins Jillian and Billy band together to do good deeds while their parents kidnap a monkey from the zoo, hoping to teach it to steal. Includes activities.
The broken path Hunter, Erin.
Lucky and Alpha have finally reached an uneasy peace, but tensions are still high -- and Alpha has made it clear that there are some dogs he will never fully accept. As the newly united Pack sets off in search of a home far away from the Fierce Dog camp, they discover that no territory is truly safe. When they encounter another group of dogs who survived the Big Growl, Lucky hopes that they can work together as allies -- but this new Pack may be their most dangerous enemy yet.
To the stars, Isabelle Yep, Laurence, 1948-
Ten-year-old Isabelle joins a ballet touring company headed by her dancing idol, world-class ballerina Jackie Sanchez.
The mystery of the stolen snowboard Warner, Gertrude Chandler, 1890-1979.
"The winter sports season is here, and the Aldens are excited about all the snow activities--especially snowboarding. But soon they find themselves in the middle of a mystery surrounding a star athlete and a stolen snowboard"--
The mystery of the Wild West bandit Warner, Gertrude Chandler, 1890-1979.
"The Aldens are at Wildcat Crossing, a recreated frontier town full of cowboy fun. But when horses disappear and other pranks threaten to ruin the Wild West show, the Boxcar Children must find out who's the varmint causing all the trouble"--
Champions of breakfast Rex, Adam.
When we last left our kid heroes, Emily had managed to halt Queen Titania's fairy invasion by closing a rift in the time-space continuum, thereby trapping Scott, Mick, and her other friends in the magical other-England known as Pretannica. But time is quickly running out before Nimue, who has been working with the corrupt Goodco Cereal Company, finds another portal and uses it to bring the mythical dragon Saxbriton into our world -- and launch the terrible fairy invasion. In the end, it's up to Scott and his companions to save the fate of two worlds and put an end to Goodco once and for all. (Series conclusion.)
Stink and the shark sleepover McDonald, Megan, author.
When Stink's parents win an aquarium sleepover, he and his two friends enjoy a scavenger hunt before trying to fall asleep while worrying about the frankensquid on the loose.
Poem depot : aisles of smiles Florian, Douglas.
An illustrated collection of silly nonsense poems about topics kids care about: talents, avoiding homework, friends and more.
My bedtime story Bible Syswerda, Jean, author.
The ultimate girls' body book : not-so-silly questions about your body Larimore, Walter L.
Winter sky Giff, Patricia Reilly.
Almost twelve-year-old Siria, who chases firetrucks in the middle of the night to ensure her fire fighter dad's safety, learns about bravery one winter as she tries to mend a broken friendship.
Spell robbers Kirby, Matthew J., 1976- author.
Ben Warner is invited to join a "science camp" led by a quantum physicist Dr. Madeleine Hughes, and with his new friend Peter he discovers the secret art of Actuation--the ability to change reality by imagining it differently--but he also finds that there are people willing to kill for that secret.
Five, six, seven, Nate! Federle, Tim.
Now on Broadway as second understudy for E.T., Nate Foster keeps in close contact with his best friend, Libby, as he faces his nemesis, Jordan Rylance, and his own insecurities as the cast member with the least training and experience.
Gameworld : a novel Farley, Christopher John, author.
Dylan Rudee's life is an epic fail. He's bullied at school and the aunt who has raised him since he was orphaned as a child just lost her job and their apartment. Dylan's one chance to help his family is the only thing hes good at, video games. The multibillion dollar company Mee Corporation has announced a televised tournament to find the Game Changers: the forty four kids who are the best in the world at playing Xamaica, a role playing fantasy game thats sweeping the planet. If Dylan can win the top prize, he just might be able to change his life. It turns out that Dylan is the greatest gamer anyone has ever seen, and his skills unlock a real life fantasy world inside the game. Now actual monsters are trying to kill him, and he is swept up into an adventure along with his too tall genius sister Emma, his hacker best friend Eli, and Ines Mee, the privileged daughter of Mee Corporations mysterious CEO and chief inventor. Along the way they encounter Nestuh, a giant spider who can spin a story but not a web, Baron Zonip, a hummingbird king who rules a wildly wealthy treetop kingdom, and an enchantress named Nanni who, with her shadow army, may be bent on conquering Xamaica and stealing its magic. In order to save his sister and his friends, Dylan must solve a dangerous mystery in three days and uncover secrets about Xamaica, his family, and himself. But will he discover his hidden powers before two worlds, Xamaica and Earth are completely destroyed?
Jinx's magic Blackwood, Sage, author.
"A young wizard's apprentice, Jinx, learns that his forest home, the Urwald, is under threat, and to save it he must travel to a new land"--
The lost planet Searles, Rachel.
Just Grace and the super sleepover Harper, Charise Mericle, author, illustrator.
Just Grace is excited to attend her classmate Grace F's sleepover birthday party until she learns it will be a camp-out, and then her fears begin to cause trouble.
Dark Lord, school's out Thomson, Jamie, 1958-
Now acclimated to life as a thirteen-year-old Earthling, Dirk Lloyd has contacted his home in the Darklands but so has his friend Sooz, who is forming her own alliances.
Bookmarks are people too! Winkler, Henry, 1945- author.
Hoping to land the lead in the class play, Hank freezes during his audition and is only able to buzz like a fly, inspiring his teacher to create a special role for him as a silent bookmark that saves the show when a rival suffers an attack of stage fright.
Just Jake Marcionette, Jake, author.
Jake and his family have moved to a new state and now Jake must start at the bottom of the social ladder, but he is determined to make friends and get back on top with his box of "kid cards."
The ghosts of Tupelo Landing Turnage, Sheila, author.
"When Miss Lana accidentally buys a haunted inn at the Tupelo Landing town auction, Desperado Detectives--aka Mo LoBeau and her best friend Dale--opens up a paranormal division to solve the ghost's identity before the town's big 250th anniversary bash"--
I [heart] band! Schusterman, Michelle, author.
On her first day of seventh grade, Holly Mead learns that her new band director is surprisingly strict and that her best friend has replaced her with the new French horn player.
Wise Acres Basye, Dale E., author.
"Milton and Marlo Fauster are sent to the circle of Heck for kids who sass back, where the new vice principal, Lewis Carroll, has them debate in a War of the Words broadcast throughout the underworld, with a reward of heaven for the winner and the ultimate punishment, the real h-e-double-hockeysticks, for the loser"--
Let's get cracking! Marko, Cyndi, author, illustrator.
Gordon Blue and his brother Benny, unlikely superheroes, must save Fowladelphia from Granny Goosebumps, who has filled the city with cookies that cause innocent chickens' feathers to fall off.
Purple nails and puppy tails Santopolo, Jill, author.
At Aly and Brooke's new nail salon, anything goes. Well, almost anything. One of their mother's regular clients doesn't go anywhere without her beloved dog Sadie, who's a canine star. One paw leads to another, and the girls not only polish Sadie's nails, but also hatch a scheme to do doggy makeovers for the Annual Pup Adoption Day at the local shelter. But dogs aren't exactly ideal mani-pedi customers, are they? The girls are finding out the ruff way!
All that glitters Santopolo, Jill, author.
"Sisters Aly and Brooke love spending time at their mom's popular and successful nail salon--it's their "home away from home." At the end of another incredibly busy day, Mom complains she is completely overwhelmed at work, even more so by all the kids who come to have manis and pedis. That's when the sisters have a brilliant idea: Why don't they open up a mini nail salon just for kids within Mom's store? Their plan needs a bit of polish, but all signs point to success."--Publisher's website.
Tesla's attic Shusterman, Neal.
"With a plot combining science and the supernatural, four kids are caught up in a dangerous plan concocted by the eccentric inventor, Nikola Tesla"--
The blossoming universe of Violet Diamond Woods, Brenda (Brenda A.)
"A biracial girl finally gets the chance to meet the African American side of her family"--
Pippi fixes everything Lindgren, Astrid, 1907-2002.
"The world's most beloved strong-girl fights fires, saves babies, and causes mischief at a tea party. Pippi returns to fix everything in this latest book of comics. Not only do Pippi and her friends celebrate her birthday but we meet Pippi's long lost father, The Island King." -- Page 4 of cover.
Jane, the fox & me Britt, Fanny, author.
Hélène is an outcast in her grade. Her only consolation is reading Jane Eyre. Even seeing a lovely fox doesn't make her feel better, but maybe a new friendship will.
Florence Nightingale Demi.
"Florence Nightingale revolutionized the world of medicine by emphasizing cleanliness, food that was hot and nutritious, and organization in hospitals. What began as an attempt to make army hospitals safer and more effective became a lifelong mission, and remains relevant today. This new picture book biography of Florence Nightingale, from celebrated author and artist Demi, beautifully portrays the story of Florence's life and explores the long-lasting effects of her career. "--
Greek mythology Jennings, Ken, 1974-
Provides facts on the classic myths of the Greeks and Romans, from how Prometheus outsmarted the gods to how Achilles's heel led to his death.
101 Bible stories from creation to Revelation
Aesop's fables McGovern, Ann, author.
A retelling of over 50 classic Aesop fables, including The fox and the grapes and The donkey in the lion's skin.
Seven stories up Snyder, Laurel.
In 1987, while her mother sits in a Baltimore hotel at the deathbed of a grandmother twelve-year-old Annie never knew, Annie travels back fifty years and shares adventures with the lonely girl who will grow up to be her feisty grandmother.
The boy who swam with piranhas Almond, David, 1951- author.
"Stanley Potts's uncle Ernie has developed an over-the-top fascination with canning fish in the house, and life at 69 Fish Quay Lane has turned balmy. But there's darkness in the madness, and when Uncle Ernie's obsession takes an unexpectedly cruel turn, Stan has no choice but to leave. As he journeys away from the life he's always known, he mingles with a carnival full of eccentric characters and meets the legendary Pancho Pirelli, the man who swims in a tank full of perilous piranhas. Will Stan be bold enough to dive in the churning waters himself and choose his own destiny?"--Description from Amazon.com, viewed July 31, 2013.
Ophelia and the marvelous boy Foxlee, Karen, 1971-
Ophelia, a timid eleven-year-old girl grieving her mother, suspends her disbelief in things non-scientific when a boy locked in the museum where her father is working asks her to help him complete an age-old mission.
The junction of Sunshine and Lucky Schindler, Holly, 1977-
Auggie and her grandfather use found objects to transform the appearance of their home and, in the process, change a whole town's perceptions of beauty and art.
Gooney Bird and all her charms Lowry, Lois.
Gooney Bird's Great Uncle Walter lends her second grade class a skeleton while they study human anatomy, and at the end of the month the students use Gooney Bird's charm bracelet to present all they have learned.
Founding mothers : remembering the ladies Roberts, Cokie, author.
Brief portraits of women from the period of the Revolution and early United States.
The girl from the tar paper school : Barbara Rose Johns and the advent of the civil rights movement Kanefield, Teri, 1960-
Describes the peaceful protest organized by teenager Barbara Rose Johns in order to secure a permanent building for her segregated high school in Virginia in 1951, and explains how her actions helped fuel the civil rights movement.
Wildwood imperium Meloy, Colin, author.
In the aftermath of a young's girl's midnight seance that awakens a long-slumbering, malevolent spirit, a band of runaway orphans teams up with an underground collective of saboteurs to rescue friends imprisoned in an industrial wasteland.
A hundred horses Lean, Sarah.
Eleven-year-old Nell is not happy about spending her school vacation with relatives she doesn't know. Expecting nothing more than silly little cousins and boring farm life, she sneaks along a special suitcase that once belonged to her father. In it, she knows, are the parts of a music box and sixteen miniature painted horses, and she thinks maybe she can fit them all back together. But the countryside has unexpected surprises. When a half-wild and mysterious girl named Angel steals Nell's suitcase, the two girls are united in an adventure of Angel's devising. Nighttime meetings and a horse that might just be magical pique Nell's curiosity, and soon she may find a way to put together the mystery of who Angel truly is, understand the legends about the herd of a hundred horses, and also discover something special about herself.
Odd, weird, & little Jennings, Patrick.
Befriending a very strange new student, Toulouse, helps outsider Woodrow stand up to the class bullies who have been picking on them both.
Josephine : the dazzling life of Josephine Baker Powell, Patricia Hruby, 1951-
A portrait of the passionate performer and civil rights advocate Josephine Baker, the woman who worked her way from the slums of St. Louis to the grandest stages in the world. Meticulously researched by both author and artist, Josephine's powerful story of struggle and triumph is an inspiration and a spectacle, just like the legend herself.
Cleopatra's legacy. The emerald ring White, Dorine, 1973- author.
Sara slips on an old emerald ring from her grandmother and discovers she can talk to animals and change herself into a cat.
The dragon's eye Kingsley, Kaza.
Twelve-year-old Erec Rex stumbles upon a world where magic has not been forgotten, and must survive the ultimate test in order to save the magical kingdom he was born to rule.
Avatar, the last airbender : the lost adventures
A collection of "Avatar: the Last Airbender" comics from Nickelodeon's various magazines and from DVD releases of the animated series, as well as seventy-five pages of new adventures of Aang and his friends.
Radio-controlled car experiments Sobey, Edwin J. C., 1948-
"Presents several science projects dealing with radio-controlled cars" --Provided by publisher.
Secrets of the book Fry, Erin, author.
Sixth-grader Spencer Lemon has no idea why he was chosen to protect Pandora's Book, a book that contains famous dead people who can be brought back to life. Soon he discovers there are other people interested in the book, people who may have evil intentions, and it's up to Spencer and his friends to protect the book and save the world.
The Supreme Court Benoit, Peter, 1955- author.
Read about the highest court in the United States and learn how it has shaped our nation today.
Bill Clinton Gregory, Josh.
Bill Clinton served as President of the United States from 1993-2001.
Forms of government Benoit, Peter, 1955-
Read about the variety of governments that lead different countries and learn how they have shaped our world today.
Gun control Otfinoski, Steven.
Women's right to vote Benoit, Peter, 1955-
Read about the struggle for women's voting rights in the United States and learn how it has shaped our nation today.
The dark lady Adler, Irene (Fictitious character), author.
While on summer vacation at the seaside, twelve-year-old Irene Adler meets the young Sherlock Holmes, and his friend Arsène Lupin--and when a dead body floats ashore the three young friends set out to solve the mystery.
I can cook : recipes for kids shown step by step Maxwell, Sarah, author.
Asterix and the picts Ferri, Jean-Yves, author.
"When Asterix and Obelix rescue a mysterious Pict named MacAroon, they must journey to Caledonia, now Scotland, to return him to his lady love, Camomilla, the adopted daughter of the old king. However, the treacherous chieftain, MacCabaeus, plans to marry her and claim the throne, with the help of the Romans! What with caber-tossing, bagpipes, malted water and an enormous otter in the loch, can the Gauls reunited MacAroon and Camomilla and enjoy some Roman-bashing along the way?" --
Fantastic penguins : an exciting, fact-filled journey through the frozen world of these flightless birds, with more than 200 pictures Taylor, Barbara, 1954- author.
I can grow things : gardening projects for kids shown step by step Walton, Sally, author.
This exciting book contains 16 easy to follow projects suitable for every child. An informative introduction covers all the basics, including watering, weeding and materials, while helpful tips and ideas provide inspiration and encourage experimentation.
How the Beatles changed the world Sandler, Martin W.
Fifty years after the British invasion began, Martin Sandler explores The Beatles' long-lasting impact on the world.
Red Gleeson, Libby.
Vivid, compelling writing with topical themes. A cyclone devastating Sydney and a mystery that only Red can solve. Red can't remember the cyclone. She can't remember anything, her name, where she lived, who her family might be. What can she do to find out who she is and where she belongs? Is there anyone she can trust to help her?
Muybridge and the riddle of locomotion Braun, Marta, author.
What's your favorite animal?
"Everybody has a favorite animal. Some like little white dogs or big black cats or hoppy brown bunnies best. Others prefer squishy snails or tall giraffes or sleek black panthers. With beautiful illustrations and charming personal stories, 14 children's book artists share their favorite animals and why they love them"--
Thomas Jefferson : life, liberty and the pursuit of everything Kalman, Maira, author.
"Sheds light on the fascinating life and interests of the Renaissance man who was our third president"--
The ride of your life Night, P. J., author.
While visiting her friend Sydney in Iowa, Gabby and her pal head to a carnival, but when strange things start to happen, it becomes obvious to Gabby that this carnival is not what it seems.
Mia, fashion plates and cupcakes Simon, Coco, author.
Mia hears about someone at school starting a fashion club, and wonders if she can manage being in two clubs at the same time.
Bunny double, we're in trouble! Gutman, Dan.
"A. J. and his friends have the weirdest Easter in the history of the world when Mayor Hubble hosts an egg hunt at the mayor's mansion"--
Maps and geography Jennings, Ken, 1974-
Offers facts about the highest landmarks and mountains, the deepest depth of the seas, what countries are shaped like food, ocean inhabitants, and capital location changes.
Wild animal neighbors : sharing our urban world Downer, Ann, 1960-
What would you do if you found an alligator in your garage? Or if you spotted a mountain lion downtown? In cities and suburbs around the world, wild creatures are showing up where we least expect them. Not all of them arrive by accident, and some are here to stay. As the human population tops seven billion, animals are running out of space. Their natural habitats are surrounded - and sometimes even replaced - by highways, shopping centers, office parks, and subdivisions. The result? A wildlife invasion of our urban neighborhoods. What kinds of animals are making cities their new home? How can they survive in our ecosystem of concrete, steel, and glass? And what does their presence there mean for their future and ours? Join scientists, activists, and the folks next door on a journey around the globe to track down our newest wild animal neighbors. Discover what is bringing these creatures to our backyards - and how we can create spaces for people and animals to live side by side.
Under the freedom tree VanHecke, Susan.
Tells of the Civil War's first contraband camp that began when three escaped slaves were granted protection at a Union-held fort, prompting runaway slaves to seek freedom there and build the country's first African American community.
Poem-mobiles : crazy car poems Lewis, J. Patrick.
Presents thirteen poems about wacky, imaginative cars, including the "Sloppy-Floppy-Nonstop-Jalopy," the "Bathtub Limousine," and the "High Heel Car."
Red wolves Gregory, Josh.
"Once driven to the brink of extinction, the red wolf is in the midst of an incredible comeback story. Readers will find out how this resilient species survives in the wild, hunts for prey, and avoids contact with its greatest enemy: humans. They will also learn about red wolves canine relatives and discover how wildlife experts are working to increase the species wild population."--
Plains zebras Raatma, Lucia, author.
"This book details the life and habits of plains zebras."--
Snowy owls Zeiger, Jennifer, author.
"In the harsh cold of the Arctic Circle, snowy owls circle the treeless tundra in search of prey. Readers will take a close look at these remarkable birds of prey, from how they communicate with each other and raise their young to why they migrate and how they interact with humans. They will also learn how snowy owls are related to other owls and how their physical features help them survive in a harsh habitat."--
Black widow spiders Marsico, Katie, 1980-
"With their distinctive red markings and notorious, venom-filled fangs, black widow spiders have earned a reputation as a terrifying arachnid species. Readers will learn how these fearsome predators ensnare prey in sticky webs, how they reproduce, and what kind of relationship they share with humans. They will also find out how scientists classify black widows and why these incredible spiders do not need to eat very often."--
White-tailed deer Marsico, Katie, 1980- author.
"This book details the life and habits of white-tailed deer."--
Spider monkeys Franchino, Vicky, author.
"This book details the life and habits of spider monkeys."--
Taiwan Somervill, Barbara A.
Describes the geography, history, government, economy, and culture of Taiwan.
Costa Rica Yomtov, Nelson, author.
Colombia Yomtov, Nelson, author.
Sweden Heinrichs, Ann.
Describes the geography, history, government, economy, and culture of Sweden.
Poland Mara, Wil.
Describes the geography, history, government, economy, and culture of Poland.
Kuwait Sonneborn, Liz.
Describes the geography, history, government, economy, and culture of Kuwait.
Thrill ride Dixon, Franklin W.
Frank and Joe travel to Massachusetts where they investigate a death and other mysterious events occurring at an amusement park.
School of mischief Bentley, Sue, 1951-
Julie, the new girl in town, overcomes her loneliness when she befriends and agrees to hide Storm, a magic wolf disguised as an Old English Sheepdog puppy, until he is ready to challenge his pack rival.
Gizmo Miles, Ellen, author.
After taking in Gizmo the Sheltie puppy, the Petersons learn this little puppy must have something to do before his energy destroys everything in Charles and Lizzie's house.
Lunch Lady and the schoolwide scuffle Krosoczka, Jarrett.
Lunch Lady and Betty have been fired but the Breakfast Bunch convinces them to return and stop the school's new superintendent and her minions from carrying out an evil plan for revenge.
Marshmallow mystery Perelman, Helen, author.
When the Fairy Code Book containing all of Sugar Valley's important secrets, history, and recipes goes missing, a frantic Raina, the Gummy Fairy, enlists the Candy Fairies to help her find the book before it ends up in the wrong hands.
The iron empire Dashner, James, 1972-
They've sailed on the Santa Maria, defended famous cities from Vikings and Mongols, and come face to face with some of the greatest figures in history. Now, at long last, Dak, Sera, and Riq travel back in time to the moment it all began. Their mission: to save the life of young Alexander the Great. But they are not the only time travelers in ancient Greece. An epic battle against their most dangerous foe awaits them, and history will be written by the victors. Fix the past. Save the future. It's now or never!
Three's company, Mallory! Friedman, Laurie B., 1964-
When Chloe Jennifer moves to Wish Pond Road, Mallory's friend Mary Ann starts including Chloe Jennifer in everything that she and Mallory do--but in Mallory's opinion, three is a crowd.
Addison the April Fool's Day fairy Meadows, Daisy, author.
Anticipating a fun-filled day of pranks and mischief on April Fool's Day, Rachel and Kirsty are enlisted to help Addison the April Fool's Day fairy retrieve her magical items from a thieving Jack Frost.
The fast and the frozen Stilton, Geronimo, author.
Geronimo Stilton's ancestor, Geronimo Stiltonoot, investigates a witness's claim of a moving mountain of ice.
Breakaway Hirsch, Jeff, author.
Dan Cahill and his sister Amy travel from the hottest to the coldest regions of the world in order to stop someone from using their own power against them.
Things to do on a rainy day project book : 50 step-by-step activities to keep kids entertained Boase, Petra, author.
Me and fat Glenda Perl, Lila.
Thin Sara's family is so unconventional and fat Glenda's so conventional that the differences put a real strain on the two girls' friendship.
Heidi Heckelbeck and the tie-dyed bunny Coven, Wanda, author.
Heidi is chosen to take the principal's rabbit home over Easter weekend and promises to follow all the rules, but she decides to break one and even her magic is not enough to set things right again.
Late edition Wise, Rachel.
A school statue has been destroyed, and it's up to star reporter Sam Martone to figure out who's responsible. But then Sam's supercrush (and writing partner) Michael Lawrence admits he knows the culprit, his friend, and it was an accident. Sam is shocked and stumped. Should she keep quiet or report the story?
Bird Chan, Crystal.
Twelve-year-old Jewel was born on the day her brother Bird died and lives in a house of silence and secrets, but a new boy in her Iowa town may help find the answers Jewel wants despite her Jamaican grandfather's warning that he is a "duppy," a malevolent spirit.
The journey through time Stilton, Geronimo, author.
From the Jurassic period and the dinosaurs, to a medieval castle, Geronimo Stilton and a few members of his family embark on an adventure through time in Professor von Volt's new time machine, the Mouse Mover 3000.
101 more improv games for children and adults Bedore, Bob.
Sonic the Hedgehog. Book 3
The forbidden stone Abbott, Tony, 1952-
"Wade, Lily, Darrell, and Becca fly from Texas to Germany for the funeral of an old family friend. But instead of just paying their respects, they wind up on a dangerous, mind-blowing quest to unlock an ancient, guarded secret that could destroy the fate of the world"--
Forest of wolves Hunter, Erin, author.
"The four bears have reached the mountains where Toklo spent his cubhood--but they soon discover that the home Toklo has returned to is nothing like the one he remembered"--
Sabotage at Willow Woods Keene, Carolyn, author.
Nancy goes undercover at the exclusive Green Club when George's cousin, a candidate for city council, is targeted by a mysterious saboteur who threatens the plans to build a new sports complex.
Amazing masks to make yourself : 25 projects for funny and frightening faces to wear! Smith, Thomasina, author.
Provides step-by-step, illustrated instructions for making a variety of masks from common household items such as balloons, kitchen sponges, paper plates, and strainers, including a tiger mask, witch mask, and clown mask.
Journey to Rainbow Island Hsiao, Christie.
When her idyllic life on Rainbow Island is destroyed by the dragon, Obsidigon, Yu-Ning must embark on a dangerous journey, guided by her master teacher, Metatron, in hopes of overcoming the darkness attacking her home and also the scars of sadness marking her own heart.
How I became a ghost : a Choctaw Trail of Tears story Tingle, Tim.
A Choctaw boy tells the story of his tribe's removal from the only land its people had ever known, and how their journey to Oklahoma led him to become a ghost--one with the ability to help those he left behind.
Friends, fugues, and fortune cookies Schusterman, Michelle, author.
Holly thinks the brass section will win the band's bake-sale fundraiser, and that her crush will ask her to the winter dance, but things don't go as planned.
Weird insects Worek, Michael, author.
Insects account for more than half of the more than 17,000,000 named species of living things. This fascinating book reveals a rare and close up look at the odd beauty of some of the strangest of these tiny creatures. Despite their large numbers, the world of these particularly weird insects exists largely hidden from our view. Included in the book are some of the most interesting
The ultimate devo for boys : 365 daily devotions Strauss, Ed, 1953-
Compiles material from Devotions to make you smarter, Devotions to make you stronger, and Devotions to make you deeper.
Crash Monninger, Joseph.
When the plane carrying the Junior Action News Team crash lands in Alaska, the group must try to stay alive in the wilderness.
Chomp of the meat-eating vegetables Cummings, Troy, author.
Alexander is used to finding monsters everywhere in Stermont, but now the school is being turned into an icebox by giant meat-eating vegetables--and his friend Rip has gone missing.
Designs by Isabelle Yep, Laurence, 1948-
Ten-year-old Isabelle finds a creative way to use her talent for fashion design to help her older sister Jade, who is performing the role of Clara in the Nutcracker ballet.
Hunted Stiefvater, Maggie, 1981- author.
Four children have discovered that they have spirit animals, a rare bond between human and animal that has launched them on a quest to save their world. The team heads to the forests of Eura, where another Great Beast is hidden.
Isabelle Yep, Laurence, 1948-
Isabelle, who attends a performing arts school in Washington, D.C., with her older sister, Jade, has a passion for ballet dancing but lacks self-confidence.
Flight of the Red Bandit Stilton, Geronimo, author.
Grandfather Shortpaws sends Geronimo Stilton on a hunt for his old friend, the Red Bandit, in Arizona.
Rutherford B., who was he? : poems about our presidents Singer, Marilyn, author.
Presents rhymes about presidents of the United States, from George Washington to Barack Obama.
Young justice. , Invasion Weisman, Greg (Gregory David), 1963-
"The Young Justice team adds to its ranks in an effort to battle the impending invasion by The Collector of Worlds, and one of the DC Universe's favorite villains, Braniac"--
Mask appeal Gold, Maya.
Diana finds the perfect gown and mask for the town's masquerade ball, and even gets to dance with her new crush, but the arrival of some unexpected guests threatens to unravel her perfect evening.
Farmer Will Allen and the growing table Martin, Jacqueline Briggs, author.
The story of former basketball star and current urban farmer and activist, Will Allen, whose vision of gardening from abandoned urban sites led to a grassroots feeding craze.
Army camels : Texas ships of the desert Fisher, Doris, author.
"The U.S. Army's oddest recruits: Camels! In this strange but true historical tale, 34 camels were imported to Texas to work as pack animals for the army in 1856."--Amazon.com.
To dare mighty things : the life of Theodore Roosevelt Rappaport, Doreen.
"President Theodore Roosevelt is known as "the man with a plan," the "rough rider." His figure stands tall in American history, his legacy stretching him to larger-than-life proportions. But before his rise to fame, he was just "Teedie," a boy with ambitious dreams to change the world, and the conviction to see his stupendous imaginings brought to fruition. As an American president, he left an impressive mark upon his country. He promised a "square deal" to all citizens, he tamed big businesses, and protected the nation's wildlife and natural beauty. His fearless leadership assured that he would always be remembered, and his robust spirit now dares others to do mighty things. In her moving picture book portrait, award-winning author Doreen Rappaport uses her well-honed approach of personal quotes and vivid prose to spin together the tale of a sickly boy who became a monumental man. Coupled with C.F. Payne's dramatic artwork, the story of President Teddy, touchstone of American history, is brought to life"--
Tokyo mew mew a la mode Ikumi, Mia, author, illustrator.
Making friends is an art! Cook, Julia, 1964-
Meet Brown, the least used pencil in the box. He discovers that in order to have friends, he needs to be a good friend. If Brown learns to use all of the friendship skills the other pencils have, he can make friends and have fun, too.
Pokémon adventures. 15, Ruby & Sapphire Kusaka, Hidenori.
Rather than following in their fathers' footsteps, Ruby and Sapphire both want to win Pokémon contests, so they hit it off when they meet. But then Sapphire challenges Ruby to a competition.
Togo Klimo, Kate.
"Sled dog Togo--the true hero of the 1925 Serum Run--narrates the story of his life working with musher Leonard Seppala"--
Wedding wings Thorpe, Kiki.
"The Never girls are going to a wedding, and Gabby is the flower girl. When the fairies hear about it, they wish they could go, too. One little fairy hiding in Gabby's basket couldn't cause too much trouble--right?"--
Tinker Bell and the Pixie Hollow games
"Tinker Bell and her fairy friends gather to compete in the Pixie Hollow Games, an incredible edge-of-your-seat sports spectacle filled with pixie pageantry, fantastic fairy events, and humorous surprises. But when Rosetta and new arrival Chloe set out to break the garden fairies' legendary losing streak, the reigning champion storm fairies ramp up the challenge, and set into motion one of the most thrilling and sensational competitions of all time." -- from publisher's web site.
High time for heroes Osborne, Mary Pope.
"Jack and Annie are magically transported to mid-1800's Thebes where they are saved from a dangerous accident by Florence Nightingale!"--
How do you say that in French? : 1000 words and phrases for kids Delaney, Sally, author.
Raids and rescues Chick, Bryan.
Noah, Megan, Richie, and Ella must navigate a maze of never-ending aquariums in the Secret Zoo to rescue their animal friends.
QB 1 Lupica, Mike.
Jake Cullen, fourteen, lives in the shadows of his father and older brother until he becomes the starting quarterback for the high school football team and finally has his chance to shine.
God's love for you : Bible storybook Stearns, Richard (Richard E.)
Henry Ford : big wheel in the auto industry Venezia, Mike.
An introduction to the life and career of the automobile engineer and industrialist Henry Ford.
Arduino O'Neill, Terence, 1984-
Explains how the Arduino microcontroller can be used to make a robot and perform other functions, and describes the device's different components and features.
Hit the road, Helen! McMullan, Kate.
In this updated version of Greek mythology, Hades, King of the Underworld, reveals the truth about Helen of Troy and the Trojan War.
Thomas Edison : inventor with a lot of bright ideas Venezia, Mike.
Presents the life and accomplishments of the scientist who was responsible for more than one thousand inventions, including the electric light bulb, the phonograph, and the first movie camera.
Cupcake chaos Keene, Carolyn.
"Spring has sprung in River Heights, along with a brand-new cupcake café! The Lucky Ladybug, run by twin bakers and celebrities Gwendolyn and Carolyn Porter, is the talk of the town. Nancy, Bess, and George can't wait to taste some of the delicious cupcakes! But on the day of the opening, the ceremony--and the cupcakes--are ruined by hundreds of live ladybugs that invade the store. It's up to Nancy and the Clue Crew to get to the bottom of this cupcake disaster before the Lucky Ladybug Cupcake Café has to close for good!"--P.  of cover.
Snowbound mystery Warner, Gertrude Chandler, 1890-1979.
A family, snowbound in a vacation cabin, discovers adventure in surrounding wild life, three children they find in the snow, and a search for a lost recipe.
The case of the fatal phantom Kennedy, Emma, author.
Amateur detective Wilma Tenderfoot and her dog Pickle find a key that will supposedly lead to a treasure guarded by a dangerous ghost.
Dueling with the three musketeers Samson, L. L., 1964-
Twins Linus and Ophelia and their friend, Walter, hope to rescue their friend's school from the headmistress' greedy brother with help from D'Artagnan of The Three Musketeers but their plans go horribly awry.
Sami's sleepaway summer Meyerhoff, Jenny.
Samantha Bloom is nervous about going to sleepaway camp for the first time, and her annoying cousin being there with her can only make things worse. When she gets there, however, she discovers that she underestimated the food, the friends, and even her cousin, Daniel.
Turkey trouble on the National Mall Roy, Ron, 1940-
"KC and Marshall convince the President of the United States to pardon more than one turkey for Thanksgiving, but all 117 of them are stolen off the National Mall"--
Earthfall Walden, Mark, author.
The adventures of Robin Hood Green, Roger Lancelyn.
Recounts the life and adventures of Robin Hood, who, with his band of followers, lived as an outlaw in Sherwood Forest dedicated to fighting tyranny.
How to betray a dragon's hero : the heroic misadventures of Hiccup the Viking Cowell, Cressida.
"Hiccup is in hiding in the Murderous Mountains with the Company of the Dragonmark, but he is determined to become King of the Wilderwest by defeating the witch's Vampire Spydragons and steal back the King's Things from Alvin the Treacherous"--
The fastest train in the west Stilton, Geronimo.
Traveling to the American west to stop the Pirate Cats' evil scheme, Geronimo Stilton makes sure that the work on the Transcontinental Railroad is completed.
Hunt for the Hydra Fry, Jason, 1969-
"A family of space privateers becomes embroiled in a solar system-wide conspiracy, all while the three sibling compete to determine who will become the next captain of the ship when their mother steps down"--
Hollow Earth. Bone quill Barrowman, John, 1968-
"Twins Matt and Em are animare. They have the ability to bring art to life, but someone wants to use their power to unleash demons from Hollow Earth where they are locked away. A journey through time will be necessary if Matt and Em are to stop this plot"--
Sonic universe. , Treasure team tango Flynn, Ian, 1982-
Tommysaurus rex TenNapel, Doug.
Presents the adventures of Ely and a forty-foot Tyrannosaurus Rex who he found trapped in a cave behind his grandfather's house.
What to do when you grumble too much : a kid's guide to overcoming negativity Huebner, Dawn.
The author, a clinical psychologist, guides children and parents through the cognitive-behavioral techniques used to treat negative thinking. Provides step-by-step instructions for becoming more positive.
Albert Einstein : universal genius Venezia, Mike.
Presents the life and accomplishments of the renowned physicist, discussing his theory of relativity and the ways in which it transformed the world's understanding about how the universe works.
Cooking camp disaster Keene, Carolyn.
"Nancy, Bess, and George are excited to be spending some of their summer at Kid Kuisine, a cooking camp where they are going to learn how to make delicious treats from Chef Giorgio. At the end of the camp, they will be cooking for their families-- and someone will win Best Chef! But after a few days, it's clear that one of their fellow campers is not as excited as they are. From salty brownies to super-spicy pizza, things are not as yummy as they should be: Someone is sabotaging the food. Could it be the stuck-up Jeremy, who is intent on winning Best Chef? Or the chef's assistant, who might have hidden motives of her own? It's up to the Clue Crew to figure out who's ruining the recipes-- and everyone's appetite!" -- from publisher's web site.
Ninja meerkats. , The tomb of doom Jones, Gareth P., author.
Ninja meerkats. , Big city bust-up Jones, Gareth P.
The mystical Stone of Life has fallen into the wrong hands and an army of statues is causing chaos in the streets of London. The meerkats are summoned to clear the mess.
Dead end Jenkins, Jerry B.
Twins Ashley and Bryce face their toughest challenge yet when the terrorist responsible for their father's death seeks revenge against their stepfather, a government agent, and targets schools, beginning with theirs.
The interrupted tale Wood, Maryrose, author.
Miss Penelope Lumley assuages the disappointments of her sixteenth birthday by accepting an invitation to speak at her former school, the Swanburne Academy for Poor Bright Females, which will be closed if she cannot prove the academic progress of her incorrigible charges.
The grand escape Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds.
After years of being strictly house cats, Marco and Polo escape into the wonderful, but dangerous outside world and are sent on three challenging adventures by a group of cats known as the Club of Mysteries.
Nancy Clancy sees the future O'Connor, Jane.
Third-grader Nancy tries her hand at fortune-telling but quickly learns it is a bit more complicated than she thought.
Arthur Spiderwick's field guide to the fantastical world around you DiTerlizzi, Tony.
Meet the boggarts, changelings, pixies, goblins and other creatures of Arthur Spiderwick's magical, fantastical world. From clever and informative introductory sections explaining essential preparations for your own faerie investigations and faerie world basics, to 6 exhaustive sections featuring 31 fabulous faerie species, to an addendum created by Jared Grace, the long-awaited companion to the Spiderwick Chronicles is sure to please any fan of the popular series.
Nine days a queen : the short life and reign of Lady Jane Grey Rinaldi, Ann.
Presents a fictional autobiography of Lady Jane Grey in which she tells the story of her life, from age nine to sixteen when she was executed after being queen of England for only nine days.
The case of the putrid poison Kennedy, Emma, 1967-
As apprentice detective to Theodore Goodman, Wilma, a ten-year-old orphan of Cooper Island's Lowside Institute for Woeful Children, helps investigate who is poisoning actors at the Valiant Vaudeville Theater but when Theodore disappears, she must take action on her own.
Peter the Great Stanley, Diane.
A biography of the tsar who began the transformation of Russia into a modern state in the late seventeenth-early eighteenth centuries.
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The sound & the echoes Pellucid, Dew.
Imagine a world where everyone is a Sound, and everyone has an Echo, a mirror image living in another reality, where no Echoes are allowed to live once their Sound dies. Twelve-year-old Will Cleary is about to discover that he is the Prince's Sound, and that powerful forces in the world of Echoes are coming to kill his Sound.
The great good thing : a novel Townley, Rod.
Nothing ever changes inside the storybook kingdom inhabited by twelve-year-old Princess Sylvie, her parents, and many other characters until Sylvie discovers that by allying herself with the Reader she can experience new adventures beyond the confines of the book.
Mousemobile Breitrose, Prudence E.
"Eleven-year-old Megan and her cousin Joey have a summer job working with computer-savvy mice to spread the word about climate change. But when there's trouble at Headquarters, Megan and Joey find themselves on a cross-country journey to save Mouse Nation, and the planet, from a mysterious enemy"--
Truth runner Law, Jerel, author.
Having left Angel School and moved back to his home town to start high school as a "normal" person, Jonah sees the Fallen attacking his friends without their knowledge and must decide whether to continue forging his own path or remember who he really is, turn back to Elohim, and help.
The spotted dog last seen Kerrin, Jessica Scott, author.
When a new book arrives at the library with a secret code written inside, Derek, with the help of his friends, follows the clues from one novel to the next and makes a discovery that may help him get past a terrible loss.
Blue moon Ponti, James.
While helping the Omega team track down down the identity of the original thirteen zombies in New York City, Molly tries to keep her mother's secret and uncovers a sinister plan of the undead.
The dagger X Eames, Brian.
Twelve-year-old Kitto Quick, stranded with his stepmother, Van, a Wampanoag girl, and a baby rescued from a slave ship on the very island where Morris hid valuable spices, learns powerful secrets of his past.
Architecture according to pigeons Tailfeather, Speck Lee.
The world's most beautiful buildings are described from a bird's eye view by Speck Lee Tailfeather, a pigeon who is also an aficionado of architecture.
The secret pool Ridley, Kimberly.
A look at vernal pools, which form every year when low places on the forest floor fill up with rain and melted snow.
How the world works Gifford, Clive, author.
This essential book is brimming with information about pretty much everything! Encyclopedic in scope but fresh and exciting in presentation, this is a great value, information packed book about the workings of the world. Detailed and eye catching illustrations are paired with succinct, to the point text that explains the phenomena, processes, and systems that affect our world and way of life. Parents will also find this book an invaluable tool when they are tasked with answering all of those tricky How? and Why? questions!
Extreme physics Green, Dan, 1975 June 20- author.
"Get to know the universe on a different scale entirely and meet the characters that hold it all together!"--Page 4 of cover.
Ariol. , Happy as a pig-- Guibert, Emmanuel, author.
"Ariol is a donkey and his best friend Ramono is a pig. One is blue with long ears and big glasses, the other is pink with a snout like a light socket. They may not be similar, but they are friends. This third volume continues Ariol's adventures at home and at school, but also gives us a closer look at his life with his best friend, Ramono" -- from publisher's web site.
The winter of the robots Scaletta, Kurtis.
"There's something lurking in the junkyard in Jim Knox's neighborhood, and it's up to him and his friends (and science-fair rivals) to put their robot-building skills together in order to defeat it"--
The secrets of Stonehenge Manning, Mick.
"Why was this amazing monument erected? How did our Stone - Age ancestors bring such massive stones to the site from so far away? How did they raise the enormous stones to their upright positions? What was Stonehenge used for, and who lived around the site? With captions and pictures, and using up-to-the-minute research discoveries, Mick Manning and Brita Granstrom tell the incredible true story of this awe-inspiring monument. It is one of the greatest ancient sites in the world" -- From the publisher.
Glitter Girl Runkle, Toni, author.
Picked by a new cosmetics company to pre-test their products and blog her reviews, Kat Connors's popularity skyrockets, threatening her relationship with best friend Jules.
Pocahontas : a life in two worlds Jones, Victoria Garrett.
Examines the life and actions of Pocahontas, a young Native American woman who developed a friendship with English colonist John Smith and the people of Jamestown, and who later became a Christian and married colonist John Rolfe.
Meet Christopher Columbus De Kay, James T.
An easy-to-read biography of the sailor who never fully recognized the importance of his discovery which changed history.
Brilliant braids, beads & bows : 25 fantastic hairstyles that you can create yourself! Wadeson, Jacki, author.