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Swindle

Gordon Korman · Scholastic Paperbacks; Reprint edition
Pages: 256
Format: Mass Market Paperback

Oceans with -year-olds in a super stand-alone heist caper from Gordon KormanAfter a mean collector named Swindle cons him out of his most valuable baseball card Griffin Bing must put together a band of misfits to break into Swindles compound and recapture the card There are many things...
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The Mouse and the Motorcycle

Beverly Cleary · W. Morrow
Pages: 158
Format: Print book

In this imaginative adventure from Newbery Medal-winning author Beverly Cleary, a young mouse named Ralph is thrown into a world of excitement when a boy and his shiny toy motorcycle check into the Mountain View Inn.When the ever-curious Ralph spots Keith's red toy motorcycle, he vows to ride...
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Mac Undercover

Mac Barnett · Orchard Books
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

Before Mac Barnett was an author, he was a kid.And while he was a kid, he was a spy. Not just any spy. But a spy...for the Queen of England. James Bond meets Diary of a Wimpy Kid with this groundbreaking new fully-illustrated chapter book series Mac B., Kid Spy. The precious Crown Jewels...
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The Chocolate Rose (Candy Fairies)

Helen Perelman · Aladdin
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

The Candy Fairies put on a sweet show for some special visitors to Sugar Valley in this delectable story.When Princess Lolli’s parents visit the Candy Kingdom, the Candy Fairies know the perfect way to entertain their guests: a talent show! There’s singing! There’s dancing!...
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Red Rackham's Treasure

Hergé · Joy Street Books
Pages: 62
Format: Paperback

The classic graphic novel. Tintin and Captain Haddock set sail aboard the Sirius to find the sunken remains of the Unicorn ship and notorious pirate Red Rackham's treasure.
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The Zoo With the Empty Cage (Field Trip Mysteries)

Steve Brezenoff · Stone Arch Books
Pages: 81
Format: Library Binding

Edward G. Garrison, better known as Egg, is pretty excited about the Science Club's field trip to the zoo. They'll get to see a rare display of Island Foxes, an endangered species. But when the club arrives, they learn that the foxes have been nabbed! Can Egg and his friends find...
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Mission Atomic

Sarwat Chadda · Scholastic (Us)
Pages: 192
Format: Print book

Confidential until July 2016!
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Dork Diaries 1: Tales from a Not-So-Fabulous Life

Rachel Renée Russell · Aladdin
Pages: 282
Format: Hardcover

Meet Nikki Maxwell! She's starting eighth grade at a new school - and her very first diary packed with hilarious stories and art in this SUPER SQUEE updated edition of Book One of the #1 New York Times bestselling Dork Diaries series!Nikki confesses all in her first diary ever: her epic...
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The Genius Files: Mission Unstoppable

Dan Gutman · HarperCollins; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

The most exciting road trip in history begins! In this action-packed, New York Times bestselling adventure, twelve-year-old twins Coke and Pepsi McDonald embark on a family vacation youll have to read to believe.With the real-kid humor that has earned Dan Gutman millions of fans around...
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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

J.K. Rowling · Scholastic Paperbacks; Reprint edition
Pages: 652
Format: Paperback

The war against Voldemort is not going well; even the Muggles have been affected. Dumbledore is absent from Hogwarts for long stretches of time, and the Order of the Phoenix has already suffered losses. And yet . . . as with all wars, life goes on. Sixth-year students learn to Apparate....
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Seekers #6: Spirits in the Stars

Erin Hunter · HarperCollins
Format: Hardcover

On the unforgiving Arctic Ice . . .United once again, Toklo, Lusa, Kallik, and Ujurak continue across the ice. Conditions are harsh and especially treacherous for the black bear and grizzly bears who are not used to the brutal cold, never-ending snow, and limited food. But the bears are certain...
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The True Story of the Civil War

Willow Clark · Powerkids Pr
Format: Book

The Civil War was a pivotal event in American history. Readers gain insight about both the war itself and how those telling its story shape our understanding. Topics covered include the complicated, troubling history of slavery in the United States and the daily life of soldiers on both...
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On the Far Side of the Mountain

Jean Craighead George · Dutton Books for Young Readers
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

Two years ago, Sam ran away from New York City to live in the Catskill Mountains. Now his younger sister Alice has joined him and is quietly living in a tree house of her own nearby. Their peaceful life is shattered when a conservation officer confiscates Sam's falcon, Frightful, and Alice...
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I Survived The Battle Of Gettysburg, 1863

Lauren Tarshis · Turtleback; Reprint edition
Format: Print book

FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Witnessing the harrowing events of the Civil War from the Pennsylvania sidelines, 11-year-old Henry endures the most grueling challenges of his life throughout a hot July week when he becomes inadvertently involved in the historic battle.
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DK Readers L4: LEGO Friends: Welcome to Heartlake City

Helen Murray · DK CHILDREN
Format: Paperback

Come on a tour of Heartlake City! Meet the LEGO® Friends as they hang out at all the hotspots such as the tree house, beauty parlor, the idyllic Whispering Woods, and their favorite café. There are always lots of cool things to do in the city. But most of all, the girls just like...
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