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Scott Westerfeld · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

This harrowing tale of supernatural suspense kicks off a new series from the visionary mind of #1 New York Times bestselling author Scott Westerfeld. When a plane crash-lands in the arctic, eight young survivors step from the wreckage expecting to see nothing but ice and snow. Instead they...
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Blossom the Flower Girl Fairy

Daisy Meadows · Scholastic (Us), 2016.
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

Here comes the bride!Rachel's Aunt Angela is a talented wedding planner. She's organizing the biggest wedding Tippington has ever seen -- and she needs Rachel and Kirsty's help!Rachel and Kirsty are put in charge of the bride's flower girls. But when Jack Frost's goblins...
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Aoleon The Martian Girl: Science Fiction Saga - Part 5 The Great Pyramid of Cydonia

LeVasseur Brent · Aoléon Press
Format: Hardcover

Will Aoléon and Gilbert discover the truth at last? It's been one difficult challenge after another, but Aoléon, Gilbert and their friends (Bizwat, Helios, and Zoot) make it to their final destination: the secret Martian base located under the Great Pyramid of Cydonia. But their...
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Attack of the Dragons

Geronimo Stilton · Scholastic Paperbacks
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Who is Geronimo Stiltonord?He is a mouseking -- the Geronimo Stilton of the ancient far north! He lives with his brawny and brave clan in the village of Mouseborg. From sailing frozen waters to facing fiery dragons, every day is an adventure for the micekings! Attack of the DragonsThe micekings...
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BeForever 2016 Book 1

Denise Lewis Patrick · American Girl
Pages: 222
Format: Print book

Melody is an optimistic, enthusiastic girl growing up in Detroit, Michigan during the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s. She is excited and proud to share a special surprise with her family. She's been chosen to sing a solo for Youth Day at her church! But what song will she choose? She gets...
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Fort Solitude

Derek Fridolfs · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 175
Format: Hardcover

The follow-up to the bestselling hit Study Hall of Justice! Clark Kent is thrilled when he receives an invite to a spring break academic retreat. After taking down the villains of Ducard Academy the previous year, going back to life on the farm was a bit dull. Better yet, his friends Bruce...
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Star Wars: The Force Awakens Incredible Cross Sections

Jason Fry · Dk Publishing, 2015.
Pages: 48
Format: Print book

See the vehicles of Star Wars: The Force Awakens in unparalleled detail with this newest addition to the Star Wars Incredible Cross Sections series. Twelve breathtaking artworks bring the new craft to life, showing all of the weapons, engines, and technology, while engaging text explains...
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Welcome to Mars: Making a Home on the Red Planet

Buzz Aldrin · National Geographic Society
Pages: 96
Format: Print book

Space is still the final frontier and Mars continues to make news and attract generations of young people. In this fascinating book, hero-astronaut Buzz Aldrin challenges curious kids to think about Mars as not just a faraway red planet but as a possible future home for Earthlings! What...
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Brambleheart #2: Bayberry Island: An Adventure About Friendship and the Journey Home

HENRY COLE · Katherine Tegen Books
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

In Henry Cole's beautifully illustrated sequel to Brambleheart, reminiscent of Brian Jacques's Redwall and Avi's Poppy series, Twig's fantastical adventures continue as he and his animal friends set sail to reunite Char with his dragon family. Twig never thought he would...
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The Thickety #4: The Last Spell

J A White · Katherine Tegen Books
Pages: 512
Format: Hardcover

The spellbinding conclusion in the critically acclaimed Thickety series, perfect for fans of Neil Gaiman. In The Thickety #4: The Last Spell, Kara and her brother Taff must find the hidden pieces of Princess Evangeline's grimoire to defeat Rygoth and her army of witches in one last good...
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Theodore Boone: The Scandal

John Grisham · Dutton Children's Books
Pages: 212
Format: Print book

Thirteen-year-old Theodore Boone knows every judge, police officer, and court clerk in Strattenburg. He has even helped bring a fugitive to justice. But even a future star lawyer like Theo has to deal with statewide standardized testing. When an anonymous tip leads the school board to investigate...
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Florida's Burmese Pythons: Squeezing the Everglades

Miriam Aronin · Bearport Publishing
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

"In this book, readers learn how the Burmese Python is an invasive species in the state of Florida."--
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Jacky Ha-Ha

James Patterson · Jimmy Patterson Books/Little
Pages: 363
Format: Print book

In his new middle grade novel that debuted at #1 on the New York Times bestseller list, James Patterson introduces his hilarious new heroine, Jacky Ha-Ha, a class clown who makes people laugh with her so they can't laugh at her.With her irresistible urge to tell a joke in every situation--even...
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Super Women: Six Scientists Who Changed the World

Laurie Lawlor · Holiday House
Pages: 48

Profiles of six amazing women who defied prejudice to succeed in the sciences using genius, ambition, and perseverance! Laurie Lawlor deftly paints portraits of each of these pioneers who refused to take no for an answer, pursuing their passions through fieldwork, observations, laboratories...
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