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Doubleborn: A Dragonborn Novel

Toby Forward · Bloomsbury USA Childrens
Format: Hardcover

For years, a cruel wizard named Ash has been trapped in a magical prison-but now, she is poised to escape and get her revenge by unleashing an army of vicious monsters. Only three stand in her way Sam, the apprentice of the wizard who imprisoned her, Starback, Sams steadfast dragon companion,...
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Nala

Ellen Miles · Scholastic Paperbacks

Charles and Lizzie Peterson love puppies. Their family fosters these young dogs, giving them love and proper care, until they can find the perfect forever home. Charles first spots this beautiful collie, a frightened stray, on his way to school. Its not easy to win her trust - shes very...
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Hamster Princess: Giant Trouble

URSULA VERNON · Dial Books
Pages: 211
Format: Hardcover

A magical beanstalk leads to a GIANT surprise in book four of the series that's chock-full of girl power and perfect for fans of Princess in Black and Babymouse Princess Harriet Hamsterbone doesn't go looking for trouble. She prefers to think of it as looking for adventure. But when she climbs...
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The Stonekeeper

Kazu Kibuishi · Scholastic
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Graphic novel star Kazu Kibuishi creates a world of terrible, man-eating demons, a mechanical rabbit, a talking fox, a giant robot---and two ordinary children on a mission.After the tragic death of their father, Emily and Navin move with their mother to the home of her deceased great-grandfather,...
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Lucy Longwhiskers Gets Lost

Daisy Meadows · Scholastic Paperbacks
Pages: 112
Format: Paperback

From the mind of Daisy Meadows comes a new fantasy world, with the same great magical voice as Rainbow Magic but brand-new adventures!Best friends Jess and Lily visit Friendship Forest, where animals can talk and magic exists!On their first adventure in Friendship Forest, can Lily and Jess...
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The Secret Life of Lincoln Jones

Wendelin Van Draanen Parsons · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

Award-winning author Wendelin Van Draanen gives us a fresh and funny story about a boy learning to become the brave hero of his own life. Perfect for fans of Counting by 7s and The Fourteenth Goldfish. My secret life is filled with psychic vampires, wheelchair zombies, chain-rattlin'...
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Dream on, Amber

Emma/ Crawford-white Helen Shevah · Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
Pages: 267
Format: Print book

My name is Amber Alessandra Leola Kimiko Miyamoto. I have no idea why my parents gave me all those hideous names but they must have wanted to ruin my life, and you know what? They did an amazing job.As a half-Japanese, half-Italian girl with a ridiculous name, Amber's not feeling molto...
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Flashback Four #2: The Titanic Mission

Dan Gutman · HarperCollins
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

In New York Times bestselling author Dan Gutman's all-new series, which blends fascinating real history with an action-packed adventure, four very different kids are picked by a mysterious billionaire to travel through time and photograph some of history's most important events.This time,...
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Rising Above: How 11 Athletes Overcame Challenges in Their Youth to Become Stars

Gregory Zuckerman · Philomel Books
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Discover inspirational real-life stories of superstar athletes in this collection of sports biographies featuring LeBron James, Stephen Curry, Tim Howard, and more! Team USA goalkeeper Tim Howard was diagnosed with Tourette Syndrome in 6th grade. He went on to become a national treasure...
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#26 High Five, Mallory!

Laurie B Friedman · Darby Creek
Pages: 159
Format: Print book

Mallory is excited to start fifth grade. She just got a cell phone, and Mary Ann's in her class. What could go wrong? For one thing, she gets off on the wrong foot with her new teacher. For another, Mary Ann seems to be avoiding her and spending all her time with their classmate Zoe. And then...
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Warriors Super Edition: Hawkwing's Journey

Erin Hunter · HarperCollins
Pages: 480
Format: Hardcover

An epic stand-alone adventure in Erin Hunter's #1 nationally bestselling Warriors series! Set just before the events of the books in A Vision of Shadows, this Super Edition follows Hawkwing, deputy of SkyClan, on a journey that will change the fate of all five warrior Clans. The cats of SkyClan...
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ESPN

Sara Green · Pilot
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

"Engaging images accompany information about ESPN. The combination of high-interest subject matter and narrative text is intended for students in grades 3 through 8"--
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Believe Your Eyes

Cori Doerrfeld · Graphic Universe
Pages: 48
Format: Print book

A lot is changing for Cici. Her parents are separating, her wacky abuela is moving in, and on her tenth birthday, she wakes up with fairy wings! Cici's new magical powers let her see people as they truly are. But what she learns about her friends and family isn't always easy to accept....
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GOTY and Camila

Kellen Hertz · American Girl Publishing Inc
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

For spring break, GOTY 2016 has invited her friend Camila to St. Louis for a stateside adventure. They find a stray kitten and make a mysterious discovery while visiting a grand but crumbling mansion. GOTY 2016 is determined to uncover the secrets of her discovery, but in her search for clues...
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Hoop Hustle

Jake Maddox · Stone Arch Books
Format: Print book

Brian Worth Jr. is excited to try out for his middle school's basketball team. His hoop dreams are in jeopardy, though, after his dad forces him to volunteer at the local senior center. But Brian really needs to practice he's always relied on his height to dominate, but that won't...
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