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My Little Pony: Friends Forever Volume 3

Ted Anderson · IDW Publishing
Format: Print book

The tales of friendship and fun continue! Granny visits an apple convention and is dismayed to see the Flim Flam brothers are up to their old tricks. Fluttershy gets an unexpected visit from the most aggressive guy around, Iron Will! Rainbow Dash is overjoyed when Wonderbolt Spitfire invites...
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Dark Shadows: Yes, Another Misadventure

Doreen Cronin · Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books
Pages: 115
Format: Hardcover

The Chicken Squad is back for their fourth (mis) adventure, and this time they're facing their darkest mystery yet: shadows! A hilarious, "easy to read" (BOOKLIST ) chapter book from the bestselling author of Click, Clack, Moo and The Trouble with Chickens.There's a big,...
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Mount Rushmore: Faces of Our History

Joanne Mattern · Red Chair Press
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

More than just a random display of U.S. Presidents, this imposing monument honors the leaders of America's founding, expansion, preservation, and unification. Discover how these faces ended up on a mountainside in South Dakota's Black Hills.
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Adventure Time Vol. 11

Christopher Hastings · Kaboom
Pages: 112
Format: Print book

Finn and Jake have to save all of Ooo from a life-sucking ghost!HELLO, PARTY OF LIVING THINGS! Jake just wants to have a nice relaxing weekend without any adventures. Not too much to ask for, right? Too bad the Governor of Ghost-A-Rica has plans of his own and that means releasing his ghost...
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Timepocalypse #3

Paul Tobin · Spotlight - (Graphic Novels)
Pages: 28
Format: Library Binding

The kids find the final piece of Zomboss's vacuum, but can they hold off a horde of zombies while Crazy Dave fixes the sun machine? Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Spotlight is a division of ABDO.
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Whatshisface

GORDON KORMAN · Scholastic Press
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

When 12-year-old Cooper Vega moves for the third time in five years, he receives a state-of-the-art smartphone to help him stay in touch with old friends. He's had phones before, but this one is buggy and unpredictable. When a boy named Roderick Northrop communicates with him through the phone,...
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Laugh Out Loud

James Patterson · jimmy patterson
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Get ready to Laugh Out Loud (a lot!) with James Patterson's newest illustrated middle grade story!Jimmy loves reading so much that he's inspired to start a book company for kids--run by kids. It's a big dream for a twelve-year-old boy--some would even say it's laugh-out-loud ridiculous!...
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My Family Divided: One Girl's Journey of Home, Loss, and Hope

DIANE GUERRERO · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Before landing a spot on the megahit Netflix show Orange is the New Black; before wow-ing audiences as Lina on Jane the Virgin; and before her incredible activism and work on immigration reform, Diane Guerrero was a young girl living in Boston. One day, while Guerrero was at school, her undocumented...
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Craft Like the Ancient Greeks

JILLIAN POWELL · Powerkids Pr
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

Comedy! Tragedy! The ancient Greeks were incredible storytellers. This book transports readers to ancient Greece, a culture of marvelous myths, brutal wars, and sacred traditions. Readers will love the diverse activities that reflect the many aspects of ancient Greek life: designing theater...
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Hamster Princess: Whiskerella

URSULA VERNON · Dial Books
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A funny, feminist twist on the Cinderella fairy tale for fans of fractured fairy talesPrincess Harriet Hamsterbone is not the kind of princess who enjoys fancy dresses or extravagant parties. Cliff-diving, fractions, and whacking people with swords are more her thing. So when she's forced...
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The Adventurers Guild

Zack Loran Clark · Disney-Hyperion
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Few ever asked to join the Adventurers Guild. . . . Their members often died young.In one of the last cities standing after the world fell to monsters, best friends Zed Kagari and Brock Dunderfel have high hopes for the future. Zed desperately wishes to join the ranks of the Mages Guild,...
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American Girl Baking: Recipes for Cookies, Cupcakes & More

Williams-Sonoma · Weldon Owen
Pages: 119
Format: Print book

Bake Like You Mean it! Williams-Sonoma and American Girl have partnered to bring you American Girl Baking - the perfect book for the girl in your family. It's packed with 40+ delicious, easy-to-follow recipes fit for any occasion, or just because you wanted to bake something! It's easy...
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Mega Princess

KELLY THOMPSON · KaBOOM!
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Max has the powers of every princess ever . . . too bad she just wants to be a detective.Budding detective or princess in training? These are just a few of the questions Princess Maxine Titan must ask herself on her tenth birthday. See, turning ten is the very important day when every princess...
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Marie Curie for Kids: Her Life and Scientific Discoveries, with 21 Activities and Experiments

Amy M O'Quinn · Chicago Review Press
Pages: 144
Format: Print book

One of the world's most famous scientists, Marie Curie is renowned for her work on radioactivity. She was the first woman to win a Nobel Prize, the first person to win in two fields (chemistry and physics) , and the first woman to hold a chair position at the Sorbonne. Marie Curie for Kids...
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Totally Amazing Facts About Creepy-Crawlies

PENELOPE NELSON · Capstone Press
Pages: 112
Format: Library Binding

Curious kids will be enthralled with this dip-into and dip-out-of book loaded with quirky facts about creepy-crawlies. Even reluctant readers will be fascinated with the fun facts and eye-catching images and design on each page. Creepy-crawlies never looked so enticing!
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