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Cici's Journal: The Adventures of a Writer-in-Training

Joris Chamblain · First Second
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

Cici dreams of being a novelist. Her favorite subject: people, especially adults. She's been watching them and taking notes. Everybody has one special secret, Cici figures, and if you want to write about people, you need to understand what's hiding inside them. But now she's...
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Silent Days, Silent Dreams

Allen Say · Arthur A. Levine Books
Pages: 64
Format: Hardcover

James Castle was born two months premature on September 25, 1899, on a farm in Garden Valley, Idaho. He was deaf, mute, autistic and probably dyslexic. He didn't walk until he was four; he would never learn to speak, write, read or use sign language.Yet, today Castle's artwork hangs...
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The Bad Mood and the Stick

Lemony Snicket · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

New York Times bestselling author Lemony Snicket sheds light on the way bad moods come and go.
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Where, Oh Where, Is Baby Bear?

Ashley Wolff · Beach Lane Books
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

Baby Bear is back in this cozy, seek-and-find companion to the celebrated Baby Bear Sees Blue and Baby Bear Counts One.When Mama and Baby Bear go out to look for food one night, curious Baby Bear wants to wander and explore. Each time his Mama Bear calls for him, Baby Bear turns up in a different...
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The Keeper

David Baldacci · Scholastic Inc.
Pages: 428
Format: Paperback

Vega Jane was always told no one could leave the town of Wormwood. She was told there was nothing outside but the Quag, a wilderness filled with danger and death. And she believed it--until the night she stumbled across a secret that proved that everything she knew was a lie.Now just one thing...
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Frazzled #2: Ordinary Mishaps and Inevitable Catastrophes

BOOKI VIVAT · HarperCollins
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

The New York Times bestselling Frazzled series continuesThings are looking up for Abbie Wu: this year she'll run for class president and get a brand-new shiny locker. Until - she doesn't ... In her second tumultuous misadventure, Abbie Wu tackles more unbelievably unfair and calamitous...
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The Griffin's Riddle (The Imaginary Veterinary Series #5)

Suzanne Selfors · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Format: Paperback(Reprint)

A mysterious sickness from the Imaginary World is sweeping the town of Buttonville. Dr. Woo, Metalmouth, and even the sasquatch have fallen ill. According to Mr. Tabby, the only known cure is a griffin's feather, but there is none in the hospital. Keeping an eye out for Maximus Steele,...
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The Fairy Swarm

Suzanne Selfors · Little
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

"Ten-year-olds Ben Silverstein and Pearl Petal have had quite a busy summer as apprentices of Dr. Woo, veterinarian for imaginary creatures. When a swarm of sugar fairies escapes into Buttonville, Ben and Pearl must protect the townspeople, keep the fairies safe, and outsmart the dangerous...
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The Jake Drake Collection: Jake Drake, Know-It-All; Jake Drake, Bully Buster; Jake Drake, Teacher's Pet; Jake Drake, Class Clown

Andrew Clements · Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books
Pages: 384
Format: Paperback

The four book school story series by the multimillion-copy bestselling author of Frindle and Extra Credit, Andrew Clements.I'm Jake - Jake Drake. I've seen a whole lot of craziness while in third and fourth grade. I've duked it out for first place in the science fair (against...
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The Explorer

Katherine Rundell · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

From Boston Globe-Horn Book Award winner Katherine Rundell comes an exciting new novel about a group of kids who must survive in the Amazon after their plane crashes.Fred, Con, Lila, and Max are on their way back to England from Manaus when the plane they're on crashes and the pilot...
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