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  • One For Sorrow: A Ghost StoryOne For Sorrow: A Ghost Story

    Hahn, Mary Downing.

    When unlikeable Elsie dies in the influenza pandemic of 1918, she comes back to haunt Annie to make sure she'll be Annie's best, and only, friend.

  • UnschooledUnschooled

    Woodrow, Allan.

    Fifth graders George and Lilly are best friends, but when they end up leading separate teams competing for the Spirit Week prize, it puts a strain on their friendship.

  • BobBob

    Mass, Wendy and Rebecca Stead.

    While visiting her grandmother in Australia, ten-year-old Livy is reminded of the promise she made five years earlier to Bob, a strange, green creature who cannot recall who or what he is. The coauthor is Rebecca Stead.

  • When You Reach MeWhen You Reach Me

    Stead, Rebecca.

    In 1979, as her mother prepares to be a contestant on the THE $20,000 PYRAMID, a twelve-year-old New York City girl tries to make sense of a series of mysterious notes received from an anonymous source that seems to defy the laws of time and space.

  • The LiftersThe Lifters

    Eggers, Dave.

    When things fall down, who lifts them up? Twelve-year-old Granite "Gran" Flowerpetal has just moved from the sunny coast to a hilly inland town full of trouble and mystery. He feels unheard at home and invisible at school-and then there's the issue of the many buildings in town collapsing into the earth.

  • The Land of Stories;  Worlds CollideThe Land of Stories; Worlds Collide : Book 6

    Colfer, Chris.

    Conner and Alex must brave the impossible. All the Land of Stories fairy-tale characters, heroes and villains. are no longer confined within their world. Book #6.

  • The Land of Stories: An Author's OdysseyThe Land of Stories: An Author's Odyssey : Book 5

    Colfer, Chris.

    To end the Masked Man's literary army, the twins and their friends must enter Conner's short stories, where they find allies in unexpected places. Book #5.

  • PostedPosted

    Anderson, John David.

    After cell phones are banned at Branton Middle School, Frost, Deedee, Wolf, and Bench decide to start communicating with each other through sticky-notes, replacing text messages. It quickly catches on in the rest of the school, but for every nice note there is a mean, bullying one. Then, when new girl Rose sits down at Frost's lunch table, her presence threatens to unravel Frost's circle of friends, and the sticky-note war escalates.

  • Biscuit Feeds the PetsBiscuit Feeds the Pets

    Capucilli, Alyssa Satin.

    From guinea pigs to fish to kittens and puppies, Biscuit makes sure everyone gets what they need!.

  • Pete the Cat and the Lost ToothPete the Cat and the Lost Tooth

    Dean, James.

    The tooth fairy gets some help from Pete the Cat! But it's not easy being the tooth fairy when a tooth goes missing.

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  • Creepy Pair of UnderwearCreepy Pair of Underwear

    Reynolds, Aaron.

    A young rabbit is frightened by his underwear.

  • Megalodon:  Prehistoric Predator of the DeepMegalodon: Prehistoric Predator of the Deep

    Owen, Ruth.

    In a prehistoric ocean, a huge predator is searching for food. It is hungry and ready to kill. Its powerful body is longer than a bus.

  • What Pet Should I Get?What Pet Should I Get?

    Dr., author, illustrator. Seuss, Dr.

    A boy wants all of the pets in a pet store but he and his sister can choose only one. End notes discuss Dr. Seuss's pets, his creative process, and the discovery of the manuscript and illustrations for "What Pet Should I Get?".

  • Softball SurpriseSoftball Surprise

    McDonald, Leigh.

    Jo is disappointed when she is not placed on the Red Angels team in the summer softball league, but when she is offered the chance to switch teams, Jo has to decide if she will leave her friends and play for the "winning" team or win with the Sonics.

  • What Was Ellis Island?What Was Ellis Island?

    Demuth, Patricia, author.

    Describes the history of Ellis Island, a gateway for many immigrants coming to the United States in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, and details the restoration of the landmark and its reopening as a museum.

  • Fighter PilotFighter Pilot

    Gordon, Nick.

    Engaging images accompany information about fighter pilots.

  • Rodeo ClownRodeo Clown

    Gordon, Nick.

    Engaging images accompany information about rodeo clowns.

  • Bad Kitty School DazeBad Kitty School Daze : Book 6

    Bruel, Nick.

    When Kitty's owners have finally had enough of her bad behavior, it's time to ship her off to obedience school.

  • Vanessa the Choreography FairyVanessa the Choreography Fairy : Book 3

    Meadows, Daisy.

    Rachel and Kristy are excited when their fairy friends take them to the Fairyland Music Festival, but after Jack Frost steals Vanessa's music notes, it is up to the girls to find them.

  • All Hands on Deck!All Hands on Deck!

    Easton, Marilyn.

    The LEGO crew takes to the sea, manning harbors, ships, docks, tug boats, and cranes.

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