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A Pinch of Phoenix

Lang, Heidi · Aladdin
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

With elves waging war on scientists, it's up to thirteen-year-old master chef Lailu Loganberry to save both her restaurant and her city in this final book in The Mystic Cooking Chronicles, which Kirkus Reviews calls "perfect for Top Chef fans with a penchant for the fantastical."Lailu...
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Marvel Absolutely Everything You Need To Know

DK · DK Children
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

Packed with fun facts, bizarre-but-true tales, and quirky insights into everyone's favorite Marvel comic characters, including The Avengers, Spider-Man, and Daredevil.Discover why the Hulk comes in three different varieties--green, gray, and red--and how a frog once gained Thor's...
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Thunder Run

Daniel Jose Older · Scholastic Press
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

"An unforgettable historical, high-octane adventure." -- Dav Pilkey, author-illustrator of the Dog Man seriesMagdalys's connection with the dinosaurs has led the US Army to some important victories, but the Civil War's not over yet and the squad members find themselves...
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Ragweed and Poppy

Avi · HarperCollins
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

The first new book about Poppy in more than ten years, from Newbery Medal-winning author Avi with illustrations throughout by Caldecott Medal-winning artist Brian Floca. How did Ragweed and Poppy meet and become friends? This book tells their hilarious story! Adventurous golden mouse Ragweed...
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In the Red Zone

Jake Maddox · Stone Arch Books
Pages: 72
Format: Library Binding

Star quarterback Alex has always played football with his best friend, Oscar. But when Oscar suddenly quits the team to join the school play, Alex feels blindsided and betrayed. Now pressure is mounting on and off the field. Can the two boys ever recover from their friendship fumble? Young...
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Running Overload

Jake Maddox
Format: Library Binding

Eighth-grader Nimo Mohamed has made the varsity cross-country team and she's determined to keep up with the older girls. So she's training harder than ever, maybe too hard. Soon the runner's grades are tumbling, her times are slipping, and her body is completely exhausted. Can Nimo...
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Pages & Co.: The Bookwanderers

Anna James · Philomel Books
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

A National Bestseller!"An affectionate ode to books and book lovers." --Publishers WeeklyAn enchanting story about the magic of books and the power of imagination from debut author Anna James. Perfect for fans of Inkheart, The Land of Stories, and Story Thieves. Soon to be a major...
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Nervous System

Simon Rose · Weigl Pub Inc
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

"Nervous System guides readers through the fascinating inner workings of the human body. The human body contains several complex systems that work closely together to support life and allow the body to function properly. Nervous System explores the characteristics and interactions...
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The Weirn Books, Vol. 1: Be Wary of the Silent Woods

Svetlana Chmakova · JY
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Graphic novelist extraordinaire Svetlana Chmakova returns with a brand-new series for middle grade readers!In the Night Realm, shifters, vampires, weirns, and other night things passing for human may prowl the streets, but school is still in session-and you still have to do your homework!
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Klawde: Evil Alien Warlord Cat: Target: Earth #4

Johnny Marciano · Penguin Workshop
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

"Applaud for KLAWDE. Two paws up!"--Dav Pilkey, creator of the Dog Man series."Funny, savage, and brilliant, Klawde is the pet I wish I had."--Max Brallier, New York Times Bestselling author of The Last Kids on Earth. Klawde is not your basic cat. He's an emperor...
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