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Bravelands #1: Broken Pride

Erin Hunter · HarperCollins
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

Heed the call of the wild with this brand-new, action-packed animal fantasy series from the #1 nationally bestselling author of Warriors. Enter the Bravelands ... and discover the Erin Hunter series you've been waiting for.A lion cast out from his pride.An elephant who can read the bones...
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Magic Tree House #55: Night of the Ninth Dragon

Mary Pope Osborne · Random House
Pages: 121
Format: Print book

Magic Tree House is the #1 bestselling chapter book series! In their NEW adventure, Jack and Annie return to Camelot! Please come to Camelot. When Jack and Annie receive a mysterious note inviting them to Camelot, they wonder what their mission is -- and who has called for them! The magic...
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Superstars of the Miami Heat

Max Hammer · Amicus
Pages: 24
Format: Print book

Presents some of the Miami Heats greatest players and their achievements in pro basketball, including Alonzo Mourning, Dwyane Wade, and Chris Bosh.
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Mia's Recipe for Disaster

Coco Simon · Simon Spotlight
Format: Hardcover

Mia is excited to enter a Design-a-Dress contest, but shes pressed for time. And when she tries to finish working on her dress during a Halloween cupcake party, its a recipe for disaster! When Mia reads about a Design-a-Dress contest in a magazine for budding designers ages 1216 she is excited....
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Flunked

Jen Calonita · Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, 2016.
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

Would you send a villain to do a hero's job? An exciting new twisted fairy tale from the award-winning author of the Secrets of My Hollywood Life series. "Charming fairy-tale fun." -Sarah Mlynowski, author of the New York Times bestselling Whatever After series.Gilly wouldn't...
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A Kids' Guide to America's First Ladies

Kathleen Krull · HarperCollins
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

Children's Book Guild Nonfiction Award-winner Kathleen Krull is an expert at bringing history to life in her engaging titles and series, including Women Who Broke the Rules, Lives of . . . , Giants of Science, and A Kid's Guide to America's Bill of Rights. This time, she introduces...
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National Geographic Kids Everything Rocks and Minerals: Dazzling gems of photos and info that will rock your world

Steve Tomecek · National Geographic
Pages: 64
Format: Hardcover

Targeted to rock-crazy kids, this bold book is more energetic, more visually exciting, and more fun than anything else on the market - and with more information, too! Youngsters become geology experts as they browse eye-popping photos and absorb layers of information made extra fun through...
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Superstars of the New York Knicks

Paul Hoblin · Amicus High Interest
Format: Hardcover

24 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
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New Jobs, New Opportunities: British Immigrants Arrive in America

Pilar Alvarez · PowerKids Press
Pages: 24
Format: Paperback

During the Industrial Revolution of the 19th century, millions of British immigrants left their home to come to the United States. Leaving behind famine, poverty, and an overcrowded homeland, they came seeking opportunities in a new land. Readers will be transported back in time to the hardships...
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Claudia and Mean Janine: Full-Color Edition

M Martin Ann · GRAPHIX
Pages: 161
Format: Hardcover

This graphic novel adapted by Raina Telgemeier, the #1 New York Times bestselling, multiple Eisner Award-winning author of Smile, is now available in full color! Claudia and her sister, Janine, may as well be from two different planets. Claudia, who pays more attention to her artwork and The Baby-sitters...
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Dumbness Is a Dish Best Served Cold

Jim Benton · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 197
Format: Print book

Jamie Kelly is back and dumber than ever in this super-deluxe four-color Dear Dumb Diary special edition! Life at Mackerel Middle School is as dumb as ever -- but Jamie Kelly may have finally found the key to fame, fortune, and fabulousness. Together with Isabella and Angeline, she's come...
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The Lotterys Plus One

Emma Donoghue · Arthur A. Levine Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Sumac Lottery is nine years old and the self-proclaimed "good girl" of her (VERY) large, (EXTREMELY) unruly family. And what a family the Lotterys are: four parents, children both adopted and biological, and a menagerie of pets, all living and learning together in a sprawling...
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Immortal Guardians

Eliot Schrefer · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 192
Format: Print book

A heart-pounding new adventure from the New York Times bestselling series. In the world of Erdas, every child must discover if they will summon a spirit animal, a rare and incredible gift. Conor, Abeke, Meilin, and Rollan were rare even among those few. They summoned legendary animals--brave...
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The Dragonsitter to the Rescue

Josh Lacey · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 96
Format: Hardcover

Eddie takes the dragons with him on his vacation to London, but it's not long before disaster strikes and both dragons go missing. From the Natural History Museum to the London Eye, through tube stations, hotels and the London Zoo, Eddie chases his dragons, hoping to avert disaster....
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