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Mouse House Hunter
Mouse House Hunter

Geronimo Stilton · Scholastic Paperbacks
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

"When you're with me, Geronimo Stilton, it's always a fabu-mouse adventure! Sally Ratmousen broke some shocking news: The Rodent's Gazette was out of money and in danger of closing. Then Grandfather William broke even worse news to me: I needed to sell my comfy, cozy house...
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Dog Diaries #7: Stubby
Dog Diaries #7: Stubby

Kate Klimo · Random House Books for Young Readers
Format: Print book

A scrappy stray becomes one of the greatest dogs in military history! Stubby the war dog narrates the story of his life--from his days as a stray to his time on the battlefields of France! Adopted by Private John Robert Conroy in 1917 when the dog wandered into training camp, Stubby soon...
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The Smashing Scroll (Library of Doom (Zone Hardcover))
The Smashing Scroll (Library of Doom (Zone Hardcover))

Michael Dahl · Stone Arch Books
Pages: 40
Format: Library Binding

An ancient curse sends a stone silo crashing across the countryside. Houses, barns, and cars are crushed in its path. The silo contains a giant scroll, sent by the foul Spellbinder to imprison the entire earth within its vast, unrolling page. Even the mighty Librarian is overpowered...
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The lucky litter : wolf pups rescued from wildfire
The lucky litter : wolf pups rescued from wildfire

Jennifer Keats Curtis · Arbordale Publishing
Format: Print book

"As a huge wildfire roared along the Funny River in the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska, firefighters rushed to the rescue. When they found five three-week-old wolf pups in need, they raced into action to save the whole litter. With no wolf parents to help, zookeepers and vets...
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Mission Atomic
Mission Atomic

Sarwat Chadda · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

Confidential until July 2016!
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LEGO Ninjago: Tournament of Elements
LEGO Ninjago: Tournament of Elements

Greg Farshtey · Little Brown and Company
Pages: 79
Format: Print book

On Master Chen's island, nothing is as it seems, and no one is to be trusted. But if the Ninja want to find Zane, they must enter the Tournament of Elements. Join Lloyd, Kai, Cole, and Jay as they face off against dangerous traps, giant serpents, and the most villainous Elemental Masters....
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Stickmen' s guide to trains and automobiles
Stickmen' s guide to trains and automobiles

John Farndon · Hungry Tomato
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

"Whimsical stick figure guides take readers on a tour of various types of cars, motorcycles, and trains and how they work in this playful yet extremely informative guide to high-tech machines"--
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Who Was Robert Ripley?
Who Was Robert Ripley?

Kirsten Anderson · Grosset & Dunlap; DGS edition

Enter a world of shrunken heads, mystic holy men, shriveled aliens, and bizarre relics in the delightfully odd tale of Robert Ripley. Born in California, Ripley began his career as a sports cartoonist. He went on to chronicle global records and oddities in his weekly column, Believe It Or Not!...
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Isabella of Castile: Queen on Horseback
Isabella of Castile: Queen on Horseback

Joann Johansen Burch · Franklin Watts
Pages: 63
Format: Library Binding

Examines the life and accomplishments of the Spanish queen who brought political and religious unity to her kingdom and made it possible for Columbus to sail west.
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Edgar Degas
Edgar Degas

Alix Wood · Windmill Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

1 online resource.
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Full of Beans
Full of Beans

Jennifer L Holm · Random House
Pages: 208
Format: Print book

Newbery Honor Book Turtle in Paradise is beloved by readers, and now they can return to this wonderful world through the eyes of Turtle's cousin Beans. Grown-ups lie. That's one truth Beans knows for sure. He and his gang know how to spot a whopper a mile away, because they are the savviest...
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Mary Anne Saves the Day: Full-Color Edition
Mary Anne Saves the Day: Full-Color Edition

Ann M Martin · Graphix, an imprint of Scholastic, May 2015-
Pages: 160
Format: Print book

This graphic novel adapted by Raina Telgemeier, the #1 New York Times bestselling, multiple Eisner Award-winning author of Smile, is now available in full color! When The Baby-Sitters Club gets into a huge fight, Mary Anne is left to her own devices. She has to eat by herself in the school...
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Dolls Of Hope
Dolls Of Hope

Shirley Parenteau · Candlewick Press, 2015.
Pages: 317
Format: Print book

How daring is Chiyo prepared to be to keep the American Friendship Doll safe? Inspired by a little-known historical event, this engaging companion to Ship of Dolls is told from a Japanese girl's point of view.When eleven-year-old Chiyo Tamura is sent from her home in a small Japanese mountain...
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Took: A Ghost Story
Took: A Ghost Story

Mary Downing Hahn · Clarion Books
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

"Folks say Old Auntie takes a girl and keeps her fifty years - then lets her go and takes another one." Thirteen-year-old Daniel Anderson doesn't believe Brody Mason's crazy stories about the ghost witch who lives up on Brewster's Hill with Bloody Bones, her man-eating razorback...
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Star Wars: The Force Awakens Incredible Cross Sections
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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