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Remy Sneakers and the Lost Treasure

KEVIN SHERRY · Scholastic Press
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

Someone has ransacked Remy's home and stolen his prized possession, a book of Raccoon Family stories. But anyone could have done the dirty deed. Was it a sneaky pack of alley cats out for a quick buck? Or maybe Big Al, the notorious king of the sewers? Or could it be the work of a mysterious...
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5 Worlds Book 2: The Cobalt Prince

Mark Siegel · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

R. J. Palacio, #1 New York Times bestselling author of WONDER, hails this adventure series as "Mind-blowingly beautiful. . . . A must-read."Think Star Wars meets Avatar: The Last Airbender!5 Worlds. 3 Unlikely Heroes. 1 Epic Battle for the Galaxy!Oona Lee surprised everyone--including...
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All Summer Long

Hope Larson · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

Thirteen-year-old Bina has a long summer ahead of her. She and her best friend, Austin, usually do everything together, but he's off to soccer camp for a month, and he's been acting kind of weird lately anyway. So it's up to Bina to see how much fun she can have on her own. At first it's...
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Chloe #1: New Girl

GREG TESSIER · Charmz
Pages: 108
Format: Paperback

Everything was wonderful for young Chloe Blin -- she loved her family, even despite their affectionate nickname for her. But everything changes when she starts at a new school. Suddenly, her family is just embarrassing! Chloe wants to meet new people and make new friends, especially with...
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Gordon: Bark to the Future!

Ashley Spires · Kids Can Press
Pages: 72
Format: Paperback

It's all up to Gordon now. His partner has been captured. His superior officer has been neutralized. And his distress calls to P.U.R.S.T. (Pets of the Universe Ready for Space Travel) have gone unanswered. That means he must fight the aliens alone! But Gordon's not a fighter --- his deadliest...
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Be Prepared

VERA BROSGOL · First Second
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

All Vera wants to do is fit in -- but that's not easy for a Russian girl in the suburbs. Her friends live in fancy houses and their parents can afford to send them to the best summer camps. Vera's single mother can't afford that sort of luxury, but there's one summer camp in her price range...
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Into the Outlands: Quirk's Quest

Robert Christie · First Second
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

Setting out to explore the remote Outlands of Crutonia are the brave and multifarious crew of the H.M.S. Gwaniimander, under the command of Captain Quenterindy Quirk -- a leader whose confidence exceeds his competence by several lengths of his own bushy tail. Quirk's voyage of discovery...
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Evil Emperor Penguin

LAURA ELLEN ANDERSON · David Fickling Books
Pages: 64
Format: Paperback

Far away in the icy wastes of Antarctica lives a warm and cuddly, kind-hearted penguin who only wants to do good in the world . . . NOT! This is no ordinary penguin. This is . . . EVIL EMPEROR PENGUIN! And he wants to take over the world!Of course, every evil ruler needs a sidekick and a minion,...
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Anne of Green Gables: A Graphic Novel

MARIAH MARSDEN · Andrews McMeel Publishing
Pages: 231
Format: Paperback

Schoolyard rivalries. Baking disasters. Puffed sleeves. Explore the violet vales and glorious green of Avonlea in this spirited adaptation.The spirit of Anne is alive and well in Mariah Marsden's crisp adaptation, and it's a thrill to watch as the beloved orphan rushes headlong through...
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Chasma Knights

KATE REED PETTY · First Second
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

Beryl lives in a world full of toys. But these aren't your ordinary toys -- they're mechanical marvels that almost seem alive! And at the slightest touch, these toys "catalyze," that is, they merge with their owner and give them special abilities.But not Beryl. She's a Neon Knight,...
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Garfield Eats and Runs: His 65th Book

JIM DAVIS · Ballantine Books
Pages: 96
Format: Paperback

Garfield's back in this brand-new full-color compilation strip book--truly a must-have for fans!Garfield returns--weighing more than ever!--for his 65th book, a brand-new, full-color compilation strip book and another must-have for Garfield fans. They are all here--Jon, Odie, Nermal, and,...
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The Ghost, The Owl

Franco Aureliani · Action Lab Entertainment
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

On a cool evening on the swamp, a figure appears dancing across the water. A human figure, but far from a human form. A Ghost, a young girl spirit that seems to have lost its way. A good Samaritan owl decides to help against the wishes of his animal brethren. What mysteries does the ghost...
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