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Horrible Harry Says Goodbye

SUZY KLINE · Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 80
Format: Hardcover

Horrible Harry says goodbye in the 30th anniversary finale of a beloved series!The last day of third grade is approaching fast, but a farewell to Room 3B isn't the only goodbye Doug has to say this year. Song Lee and Mary are busy preparing an end-of-year present for their favorite...
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Herbert Henry & Santa's Secret Society

Amber Ste Stewart · Curiosity Books
Pages: 220
Format: Hardcover

Come on a magical Christmas quest with Herbert Henry as he journeys to Santa's kingdom to bring home to his family the only gift that matters - happiness.Herbert Henry is nearly eight years old and lives contentedly in a little town with his father, the factory foreman. Their simple...
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Flat Stanley8217;s Worldwide Adventures #15: Lost in New York

JEFF BROWN · HarperCollins
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

Flat Stanley and his family are on another adventure in this fifteenth book in the renowned Flat Stanley's Worldwide Adventures series. This time, the Lambchops are visiting the Big Apple! Stanley Lambchop has been invited to New York City to take part in an International Declaration...
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Astrid the Unstoppable

Maria Parr · Candlewick
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Pippi Longstocking meets Heidi meets Anne Shirley in this tale of an irrepressible girl in a mountain village who navigates unexpected changes with warmth and humor.Speed and self-confidence, that's Astrid's motto. Nicknamed "the little thunderbolt," she loves to spend...
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It Wasn't Me

Dana Alison Levy · Delacorte Books for Young Readers
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

THE BREAKFAST CLUB meets middle school with a prank twist in this hilarious and heartwarming story about six very different seventh graders who are forced to band together after a vandalism incident.When Theo's photography project is mysteriously vandalized at school there are five...
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Ellie, Engineer: The Next Level

Jackson Pearce · Bloomsbury Children's Books
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

Ellie the Engineer is back in another charming, hilarious, illustrated story filled with creative, STEM-powered fun! "Look out, Junie B. Jones! Ellie the engineer is thinking, making, creating, and showing enthusiasm and brilliance with her creations!" -School Library Connection...
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The Real McCoys: Two's a Crowd

Matthew Swanson · Imprint
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

The sequel to the critically acclaimed The Real McCoys!When a baffling mystery strikes Tiddlywhump Elementary, sibling detectives and absolute opposites Moxie and Milton McCoy are on the case. She's the doer. He's the thinker. She's the heart. He's her heartburn.Moxie's...
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Blended

SHARON M DRAPER · Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Eleven-year-old Isabella's blended family is more divided than ever in this thoughtful story about divorce and racial identity from the award-winning and New York Times bestselling author of Out of My Mind, Sharon M. Draper.Eleven-year-old Isabella's parents are divorced, so she has to switch...
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Island War

Patricia Reilly Giff · Holiday House
Format: Hardcover

A two-time Newbery Honor-winning author spins a tale of children surviving on their own on a remote Japanese-occupied island during World War II.Izzy has come to the remote Aleutian Island in 1941 because her mother is studying the rare birds there. Matt has been dragged there by his father,...
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The Cat Who Ate Christmas

LIL CHASE · Running Press Kids
Pages: 96
Format: Hardcover

A charming Christmas story for the whole family about a cat who is up to no good!It's Christmas, and Jingles the kitten has knocked over the Christmas tree and unwrapped all of the presents! What a naughty kitty. When Jingles eats the entire Christmas turkey, it's the final straw!...
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