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Goosebumps HorrorLand #2: Creep from the Deep

R. L. Stine · Scholastic Paperbacks
Format: Paperback

It's a whole new ride from master of horror and bestselling author R.L. Stine--with a story so fiendish that it can't be contained to just one book!Billy and Sheena always expect adventure when they join their uncle, Dr. Deep, aboard his hi-tech boat. What they don't expect...
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You Can't Eat Your Chicken Pox, Amber Brown

Paula Danziger · Putnam Juvenile
Pages: 100
Format: Hardcover

Amber's summer plans to visit her father in Paris are thwarted by an outbreak of the chicken pox, and Amber worries that her trip--and her plot to get her parents back together--is spoiled for good.
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Tommysaurus Rex

Doug TenNapel · GRAPHIX
Format: Hardcover

In the tradition of OLD YELLER comes the heartwarming friendship between a boy and his Tyrannosaurus RexWhen Elys beloved dog, Tommy, is hit by a car, he goes to his grandpas house for the summer to get his mind off things. While exploring a nearby cave one day he discovers a full-grown...
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Mr. Lemoncello's Great Library Race

Chris Grabenstein · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

#1 New York Times bestselling author Chris Grabenstein is back with the third fantastically fun, puzzle-packed MR. LEMONCELLO adventure!

On your marks. Get set. Lemon, cello, GO!

Everyone's favorite game maker, Mr. Lemoncello, is testing out his new FABULOUS FACT-FINDING...
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Alan Gratz · Scholastic Press
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

Alan Gratz, bestselling author of Refugee, weaves a stunning array of voices and stories into an epic tale of teamwork in the face of tyranny -- and how just one day can change the world.

June 6, 1944: The Nazis are terrorizing Europe, on their evil quest to conquer the world....
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Prodigal & Riven: The Lost Imperials

Sherry Ficklin · Clean Teen Publishing
Format: Print book

Welcome to the TIME WAR STEIN has been with the Hollows for as long as she can remember. Taken as a child, she has no memories of her pastand thats always been fine by her. Until the day she stumbles across a hidden journal containing the devastating truth about her paternity. Now everything...
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The Crossover

Kwame Alexander · HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

Kwame Alexander's New York Times bestseller and Newbery Medal-winning The Crossover is vividly brought to life as a graphic novel with stunning illustrations by star talent Dawud Anyabwile.

New York Times Bestseller · Newbery Medal Winner · Coretta Scott...
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The Rebellious Colonists and the Causes of the American Revolution

Christopher Forest · Capstone Press
Format: Book

The 13 American Colonies had many reasons to begin the Revolutionary War. From the Boston Tea Party to the Interolarable Acts, they felt it was time for independence. Read more about the conflict between the colonists and Great Britain and the events that led up to the American Revolution.
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Ramona's World

Beverly Cleary · HarperCollins; 1st Edotopm edition
Pages: 192
Format: Library Binding

To the delight of Ramona Quimby readers everywhere, Newbery Medal-winning author Beverly Cleary has just made Ramona's world a little bit bigger. As she starts the fourth grade, Ramona believes that this year will be "the best year of her life, so far." She can show off her calluses...
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Perfectly Princess #6: Yellow Princess Gets a Pet

Alyssa Crowne · Scholastic Paperbacks
Format: Paperback

A spunky series for any girl who dreams of being a princess. The book even looks magical --- it's printed on yellow pages!Printed on YELLOW pages!For as long as she can remember, Abby has wanted two things: to be a magical princess and to get a pet. And now one of her dreams is about...
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The Secret Keepers

Trenton Lee Stewart · Little
Pages: 501
Format: Print book

A New York Times Bestseller This heart-pounding mystery adventure, by the author of the New York Times bestselling series The Mysterious Benedict Society, is laced with magic and humor A magical watch A string of secretsA race against timeWhen Reuben discovers an extraordinary antique watch,...
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The Okay Witch

Emma Steinkellner · Aladdin
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

Sabrina the Teenage Witch meets Roller Girl in this hilarious, one-of-a-kind graphic novel about a half-witch who has just discovered the truth about herself, her family, and her town and is doing her best to survive middle school now that she knows everything!

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Magic Tree House #50: Hurry Up, Houdini!

Mary Pope Osborne · Random House Children's Books
Pages: 117
Format: Hardcover

The New York Times bestselling Magic Tree House series has a brand-new paperback! Jack and Annie travel to Coney Island, New York, to meet the master magician, Harry Houdini. Abracadabra! Mary Pope Osborne cleverly combines history, mystery, adventure, and trouble in this new Magic Tree...
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Misty of Chincoteague

Marguerite Henry · Aladdin; Rei Anv edition
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

Nobody could capture the Phantom. She was the wildest mare on Assateague Island. They said she was like the wind, that the white "map" on her shoulders was her mark of freedom. Paul and Maureen Beebe had their hearts set on owning her. They were itching to buy and tame her,...
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