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Wendy McClure · Razorbill, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC,
Pages: 211
Format: Print book

THE FIRST BOOK IN A HISTORICAL SERIES THAT'S PERFECT FOR FANS OF THE BOXCAR CHILDREN!Jack, Frances, and Frances's younger brother Harold have been ripped from the world they knew in New York and sent to Kansas on an orphan train at the turn of the century. As the train chugs closer...
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The Peculiar Incident on Shady Street

Lindsay Currie · Aladdin
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

A girl unravels a centuries-old mystery after moving into a haunted house in this deliciously suspenseful mystery.Tessa Woodward isn't exactly thrilled to move to rainy, cold Chicago from her home in sunny Florida. But homesickness turns to icy fear when unexplainable things start happening...
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Traitor in the Shipyard: A Caroline Mystery

Kathleen Ernst · American Girl
Format: Paperback

When Caroline learns that British spies may be lurking in Sackets Harbor, she is worried. Then, a long lost friend of Papas shows up in town. Papa is delighted to give him a job at Abbotts Shipyard, but soon, strange things start going wrong. Caroline is sure a spy is making trouble...
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Hunt the Ozark Howler

Jan Fields · Magic Wagon
Pages: 80
Format: Print book

When the Discover Cryptids crew arrives in Arkansas to investigate the Ozark Howler, possibly an escaped exotic big cat, they find themselves in direct competition with a rival television crew for the program Bump in the Night--but when they are examining signs of the monster Gabe falls...
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12 Tips for Managing Stress and Anxiety

Maddie Spalding · 12-Story Library
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

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Dork Diaries 10: Tales from a Not-So-Perfect Pet Sitter

Rachel Renée Russell · Aladdin
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

Nikki and her friends Brandon, Chloe, and Zoey are teamed up on an important mission in the tenth book in the #1 New York Times bestselling Dork Diaries series.Nikki has to hide seven ADORKABLE puppies from two parents, one nosy little sister, an entire middle school, and ... one mean girl...
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What Was Pompeii?

Jim O'Connor · Grosset & Dunlap an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC.
Pages: 105
Format: Print book

The morning of August 24, AD 79, seemed like any other in the Roman city of Pompeii. So no one was prepared when the nearby volcano Mount Vesuvius suddenly erupted, spouting ash that buried the city and its inhabitants. The disaster left thousands dead, and Pompeii was no more than a memory...
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What Was the March on Washington?

Kathleen Krull · Grosset & Dunlap
Pages: 105
Format: Paperback

On August 28, 1963, more than 200, 000 people gathered in Washington, DC, to demand equal rights for all races. It was there that Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his "I Have a Dream" speech, and it was this peaceful protest that spurred the momentous civil rights laws of the mid-1960s....
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The Super Bowl: Chasing Football Immortality

Matt Doeden · Millbrook Pr
Pages: 64
Format: Library Binding

The Super Bowl is the most popular US sporting event. This book features the greatest plays and most incredible moments, as well as the pomp and spectacle associated with the biggest game of the year.
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The Distance to Home

Jenn Bishop · Alfred A. Knopf
Pages: 230
Format: Print book

For fans of Lynda Mullaly Hunt and Rita Williams-Garcia, Jenn Bishop s heartwarming debut is a celebration of sisterhood and summertime, and of finding the courage to get back in the game. Last summer, Quinnen was the star pitcher of her baseball team, the Panthers. They were headed for the championship,...
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Minecraft: Redstone Handbook

Nick Farwell · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 93
Format: Print book

Revised edition with the most up to date stats, info, and sixteen pages of brand-new material! It's time to wire up and get connected to one of the most complex areas of Minecraft--redstone. Redstone experts guide you through all aspects of working with redstone including mining, smelting,...
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Jonny Jakes Investigates the Hamburgers of Doom

Malcolm Judge · Stone Arch Books
Pages: 231
Format: Print book

Meet Jonny Jakes, undercover reporter for banned school newspaper The Woodford Word. Nothing will stop his pursuit of the truth. Not teachers. Not parents. Not even detention. When a new principal arrives halfway through the semester, Jonny smells a rat. Teachers handing out candy? All-you-can-eat...
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Mousemobile

Prudence Breitrose · Disney-Hyperion
Format: Print book

Life is good for the four humans in Cleveland who know that mice have evolved into possibly the smartest species on earth. Eleven-year-old Megan and her cousin Joey have great summer jobs at the mouse-powered factory that makes Thumbtops-the tiny computers mice use to spread the word about...
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Elliott's Guide to Dinosaurs

Elliott Seah · Greystone Books Ltd.
Pages: 48
Format: Print book

Have you ever wondered what the world looked like when dinosaurs roamed the Earth? Eight-year-old author Elliott Seah did, and took it upon himself to find out more. In his first book, he takes readers on a fact-filled exploration of these amazing creatures from our planet's distant...
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Eight Keys

Suzanne LaFleur · Yearling; Reprint edition
Format: Paperback

Elise and Franklin have always been best friends. Elise has always lived in the big house with her loving Uncle and Aunt, because Elises parents died when she was too young to remember them.  Theres always been a barn behind the house with eight locked doors on the second floor. When Elise...
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