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Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald ― The Original Screenplay

JK Rowling · Arthur A. Levine Books
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

At the end of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, the powerful Dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald was captured in New York with the help of Newt Scamander. But, making good on his threat, Grindelwald escapes custody and sets about gathering followers, most unsuspecting of his true agenda:...
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Horrible Harry Says Goodbye

SUZY KLINE · Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 80
Format: Hardcover

Horrible Harry says goodbye in the 30th anniversary finale of a beloved series!The last day of third grade is approaching fast, but a farewell to Room 3B isn't the only goodbye Doug has to say this year. Song Lee and Mary are busy preparing an end-of-year present for their favorite...
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. . . If You Sailed on the Mayflower in 1620

Ann McGovern · Scholastic Paperbacks; Reprint edition
Format: Paperback

A different time...a different place...What if you were there? If you sailed on the Mayflower --What could you take with you? --How would you keep clean? --What would you do when you first got to shoer? Get ready to go back in time to 1620 to discover what it was like to sail the Mayflower!
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Cuddles

ELLEN MILES · Scholastic Paperbacks
Pages: 96
Format: Paperback

Lizzie loves her dog-walking job after school. It's the best way to be around so many different puppies. Then she meets Cuddles, a lonely and very adorable teddy bear pup. It looks like Cuddles is home alone all day and could use some extra attention. Can Lizzie help Cuddles get what...
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Bad Kitty: Kitten Trouble

NICK BRUEL · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

There's terrible news in the neighborhood next to Kitty's! A conflict there is growing worse and worse. It started as an argument and has now turned into a full-fledged fight. Worst of all: The cat shelter has been destroyed.Kitty's family decides it's time to do something...
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The Friendship War

Andrew Clements · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

Stickers, Silly Bandz, Rainbow Looms, fidget spinners . . . buttons?! A brand-new school story about friendship and fads from the bestselling author of Frindle.This is war. Okay--that's too dramatic. But no matter what this is called, so far I'm winning.And it feels wonderful.Grace...
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The End of the World and Beyond

Avi · Algonquin Young Readers
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Convicted of thievery and transported from England to America, Oliver Cromwell Pitts, shackled to his fellow prisoners, endures inedible food, filthy conditions, and deadly storms on his voyage across the Atlantic. But the hazardous shipboard journey is nothing compared to the peril that...
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Disaster on the Titanic

Kate Messner · Scholastic Press
Pages: 144
Format: Library Binding

Everyone says the Titanic is unsinkable, and Patrick Murphy believes this most of all. He grew up near the shipyard where the magnificent ship was built and officially started working there when he turned thirteen. He's even been chosen to be part of the crew during the Titanic's...
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Just My Luck

Cammie McGovern · HarperCollins
Pages: 228
Format: Hardcover

Critically acclaimed author Cammie McGovern's middle grade debut is a powerful and heartwarming story that will appeal to readers who loved R. J. Palacio's Wonder, Ann M. Martin's Rain Reign, and Holly Sloan's Counting by 7s.Fourth grade is not going at all how Benny Barrows...
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One Half from the East

Nadia Hashimi · HarperCollins
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Perfect for fans of Rita Williams-Garcia, Thanhha Lai, and Rebecca Stead, internationally bestselling author Nadia Hashimi's first novel for young readers is a coming-of-age journey set in modern-day Afghanistan that explores life as a bacha posh - a preteen girl dressed as a boy.Obayda's...
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