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Lucky Luna

Diana López · Scholastic Press
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

Luna Ramos has too many primas to count, but there's one cousin that's always getting her into trouble, Claudia. After locking her in the bathroom at their other cousin's quinceañera, Luna is grounded for a month. Her punishment? Not being allowed to wear her signature hats,...
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Weather or Not

Sarah/ MyracleLauren/ JenkinsEmily Mlynowski · Scholastic Press
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

When Willa's upside-down magic rains, it pours. Clouds form under ceilings. Classrooms get flooded. Umbrellas must always be nearby, just in case Willa has an outburst.Willa hates being the source of such sogginess. Even worse, the more she rains, the badder she feels . . . and the badder...
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A Long Line of Cakes

DEBORAH WILES · Scholastic Press
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Emma Lane Cake has five brothers, four dogs, and a family that can't stay put. The Cake family travels from place to place, setting up bakeries in communities that need them. Then, just when Emma feels settled in with new friends . . . they move again.Now the Cakes have come to Aurora...
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Unbelievably Boring Bart

JAMES PATTERSON · jimmy patterson
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

There's more than meets the eye in James Patterson's newest illustrated middle grade novel--a book so fun kids will actually put down their games to read it!Invisible creatures are attacking the school, and 12-year-old Bartholomew Bean is the only one who can stop them! Okay, so maybe...
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The Secrets of Tutankhamun: Egypt's Boy King and His Incredible Tomb

Patricia Cleveland-Peck · Bloomsbury Children's Books
Pages: 64
Format: Hardcover

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Cats vs. Robots #1: This Is War

Margaret Stohl · Katherine Tegen Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

#1 New York Times bestselling author Margaret Stohl and Lewis Peterson's hilarious middle grade debut has it all: robot overlords, secret feline agents, and earthling humans who in for a real catastrophe.With examples of why coding is fun and other STEM applications cleverly woven into...
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The Crossroads

Alexandra Diaz · Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

Jaime and Ángela discover what it means to be living as undocumented immigrants in the United States in this timely sequel to the Pura Belpré Honor Book The Only Road. After crossing Mexico into the United States, Jaime Rivera thinks the worst is over. Starting a new school can't...
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The Third Mushroom

Jennifer L Holm · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

"Believe in the unexpected" with this hilarious, heartwarming, and much-anticipated sequel to the New York Times bestseller The Fourteenth Goldfish!Ellie's grandpa Melvin is a world-renowned scientist . . . in the body of a fourteen-year-old boy. His feet stink, and he eats...
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24 Hours in Nowhere

DUSTI BOWLING · Sterling Children's Books
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

"Reminiscent of Louis Sachar's Holes with its quirky characters and unique desert setting, this is a middle-grade read that will easily transport readers somewhere special." - School Library Journal (Starred review) When you come from Nowhere, can you ever really make...
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City of Ghosts

VICTORIA SCHWAB · Scholastic Press
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

Ever since Cass almost drowned (okay, she did drown, but she doesn't like to think about it) , she can pull back the Veil that separates the living from the dead . . . and enter the world of spirits. Her best friend is even a ghost.So things are already pretty strange. But they're...
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