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Bone Hollow

Kim Ventrella · Scholastic Press
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Gabe knows it was foolish to save that chicken. On the roof. In the middle of a storm. Yet Gabe also knows that his guardian, Ms. Cleo, loves the chicken more than him. After falling off the roof, Gabe wakes up to find his neighbors staring at him tearfully. To his confusion, none of them...
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The Unbudgeable Curmudgeon

Matthew Burgess · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

What do you do with a curmudgeon that just won't budge? Why, shake off the grumpy 'tude and embrace the fun!Have you ever seen a curmudgeon that looks like your brother, but is in such a bad mood you hardly recognize him? You can try all the peanut butter sandwiches and brownies...
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Lord of the Mountain

Ronald Kidd · Albert Whitman & Company
Pages: 296
Format: Hardcover

Nate's family has a secret, and it's wrapped up in a song. The problem is, his preacher father hates music, and when he catches Nate hanging around downtown Bristol with musicians like Jimmie Rodgers and the Carter Family, he comes down hard on him. So Nate sets out in search of himself...
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The House With Chicken Legs

SOPHIE ANDERSON · Scholastic Press
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

All 12-year-old Marinka wants is a friend. A real friend. Not like her house with chicken legs. Sure, the house can play games like tag and hide-and-seek, but Marinka longs for a human companion. Someone she can talk to and share secrets with. But that's tough when your grandmother...
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Dear Boy,

Paris Rosenthal · HarperCollins
Pages: 40
Format: Hardcover

The follow-up picture book to the #1 New York Times bestseller Dear Girl, by beloved children's book author Amy Krouse Rosenthal and her daughter, Paris RosenthalParis Rosenthal teams up with her father, Jason Rosenthal, the author of the Modern Love article "My Wife Said You May Want...
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Dragons in a Bag

Zetta Elliott · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

The dragon's out of the bag in this diverse, young urban fantasy from an award-winning author!When Jaxon is sent to spend the day with a mean old lady his mother calls Ma, he finds out she's not his grandmother--but she is a witch! She needs his help delivering baby dragons to a magical...
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Birth of the Star-Spangled Banner: A Fly on the Wall History

Thomas Kingsley Troupe · Picture Window Books
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

From a launchpad in Florida to the lunar surface ... Two cartoon flies join readers as they blast off into space and step foot on the moon with Neil Armstrong, providing a blend of facts and fun while telling the story of a great moment in space-exploration history.
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Sun and Shade

Mary Lindeen · Norwood House Press
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

"The sun gives off heat to keep plants and animals warm and alive. Sometimes the sun can be too hot and it is necessary to find a less sunny area. Shade can come from nature or can be manmade. This title includes science and reading activities and a wordlist"--
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Volunteering

Vincent Alexander · Jump!, Inc.
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

In this book, readers will learn about one of the important duties of active citizens. Why should we volunteer? What are organizations you can support? Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage young readers as they learn more. Compelling questions encourage further...
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The Friendship War

Andrew Clements · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

Stickers, Silly Bandz, Rainbow Looms, fidget spinners . . . buttons?! A brand-new school story about friendship and fads from the bestselling author of Frindle.This is war. Okay--that's too dramatic. But no matter what this is called, so far I'm winning.And it feels wonderful.Grace...
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