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    • The question of miracles
      The question of miracles
      Elana K. Arnold.
      Unhappy about moving from sunny California to rainy Corvallis, Oregon, and grieving over the death of her best friend, sixth-grader Iris looks for a miracle and may find one in new friend Boris.
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    • Benji Franklin : kid zillionaire
      Benji Franklin : kid zillionaire
      by Raymond Bean
      Rewritten for a new audience, this compilation of two separately published works tells the story of Benji Franklin, a twelve-year-old genius who becomes an overnight zillionaire after writing a computer application that generates excuses--and soon discovers that a lot of people want him to solve their problems.
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    • The scandalous sisterhood of Prickwillow Place
      The scandalous sisterhood of Prickwillow Place
      Julie Berry.
      "Seven very proper Victorian young ladies conspire to hide a murder from the authorities at their boarding school"-- Provided by publisher.
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    • Imagination according to Humphrey
      Imagination according to Humphrey
      Betty G. Birney.
      "During a creative writing unit at Longfellow School, the students in Mrs. Brisbane's class practice using their imagination with their very own writing journals--and Humphrey finds out that writing from his imagination is harder than it looks"-- Provided by publisher.
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    • Always, Abigail
      Always, Abigail
      Nancy J. Cavanaugh.
      Sixth grader Abigail, assigned a different homeroom than her two best friends and made only the alternate on the pom-pom squad, learns a lot about popularity and true friendship when paired with unpopular Gabby for a year-long "Friendly Letter Assignment."
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    • Beast keeper
      Beast keeper
      by Lucy Coats
      Eleven-year-old Demon had never met his father, the god Pan, until the day he was whisked away to the stables of Olympus and charged with looking after all of the mythical creatures there, a task which is complicated by the tempestuous gods and goddesses and Heracles, who keeps killing the immortal beasts.
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    • Hansel & Gretel : a Toon graphic
      Hansel & Gretel : a Toon graphic
      Neil Gaiman, Lorenzo Mattotti.
      Two abandoned children come upon a gingerbread cottage inhabited by a cruel witch who wants to eat them.
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    • The honest truth
      The honest truth
      Dan Gemeinhart.
      A boy named Mark, tired of being sick with cancer, conceives a plan to climb Mount Rainier, and runs away from home with his dog, Beau--but with over two hundred miles between him and his goal, and only anger at his situation to drive him on nothing will be easy, and only his best friend, Jessie, suspects where he is heading.
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    • A new friend
      A new friend
      by Poppy Green
      Eight-year-old Sophie Mouse is excited to return to school after the long winter break, but there is a new student--a snake--and Sophie and the other animals are afraid to sit near him, much less ask him to play with them, because they have heard snakes are awful.
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    • Chasing freedom : the life journeys of Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony, inspired by historical facts
      Chasing freedom : the life journeys of Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony, inspired by historical facts
      by Nikki Grimes
      In this imaginative biographical story, Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony sit down over a cup of tea in 1904 to reminisce about their struggles and triumphs in the service of freedom and women's rights.
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    • License to thrill
      License to thrill
      Dan Gutman.
      "Tween twins Coke and Pepsi McDonald have finally reached the last leg of their wacky and dangerous cross-country road trip, but they must fend off a host of strange assassins before they reach their home in California"-- Provided by publisher.
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    • Gabriel Finley & the raven's riddle
      Gabriel Finley & the raven's riddle
      George Hagen.
      Eleven-year-old Gabriel, with the help of the young raven Paladin, which whom he has a magical bond, travels to the foreboding land of Aviopolis, where he must face challenges and unanswerable riddles to rescue his long-missing father.
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    • Alien encounter
      Alien encounter
      Charise Mericle Harper.
      Nine-year-old Morgan of the Pacific Northwest is fascinated with aliens and the sasquatch, but his real adventures begin when he meets Lewis, whose parents just bought a motel named the Sasquatch Inn.
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    • The spider ring
      The spider ring
      Andrew Harwell.
      Inheriting a spider-shaped ring from her grandmother, Maria discovers her very useful ability to communicate with and control spiders before catching the attention of the magic-hungry Black Widow.
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    • The Book of Storms
      The Book of Storms
      Ruth Hatfield.
      When his parents disappear after a fierce storm, eleven-year-old Danny, unaccustomed to acts of bravery, comes to their rescue after finding a valuable shard of wood that enables him to talk to plants and animals and battle terrifyingly powerful enemies, including the demonic Sammael.
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    • Waiting for unicorns
      Waiting for unicorns
      Beth Hautala.
      "After her mother dies, twelve-year-old Talia McQuinn goes to the Arctic with her father, a whale researcher. Over the course of one summer, and through several unlikely friendships, Talia learns that stories have the power to connect us, to provide hope, and to pull us out of the darkness"-- Provided by publisher.
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    • Babymouse burns rubber
      Babymouse burns rubber
      by Jennifer L. Holm & Matthew Holm.
      Babymouse's dreams of being a race car driver come true when she and her best friend Wilson enter a soap box derby.
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    • Babymouse : cupcake tycoon
      Babymouse : cupcake tycoon
      by Jennifer L. Holm and Matt Holm.
      When her school library holds a fundraiser, the imaginative Babymouse is determined to sell the most cupcakes and win the grand prize.
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    • Fish in a tree
      Fish in a tree
      Lynda Mullaly Hunt.
      "Ally's greatest fear is that everyone will find out she is as dumb as they think she is because she still doesn't know how to read"-- Provided by publisher.
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    • Searching for super
      Searching for super
      Marion Jensen.
      "The superheroes of Split Rock are hunkering down, which is really just a fancy way of saying they're hiding. Ever since those supervillainous Joneses took away their real powers, the Baileys and the Johnsons have been living in fear. But Rafter has had a taste of what saving the day feels like, and now he's desperate to do something important. So when he gets an opportunity to fight with a real superpower - as long as he promises not to tell his parents - he is going to take it, no questions asked. With the help of his brother Benny, his cousin Thimon, and his best friend, Juanita, Rafter Bailey is searching for super. Filled with heart and humor, Searching for Super is a family adventure of heroic proportions"--Publisher's website.
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    • Entombed
      Entombed
      by Christopher Krovatin.
      "In this final installment of the series, Ian, Kendra, and PJ face their most dangerous zombie-fighting mission of all, deep in the caves of Indonesia"-- Provided by publisher.
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    • Pokemon black and white. Vol.14
      Pokemon black and white. Vol.14
      story by Hidenori Kusaka
      Meet Pokemon Trainers Black and White. His entire life, Black has dreamed of winning the Pokemon League. Now he embarks on a journey to explore the Unova region and fill a Pokedex for Professor Juniper. White has an exciting career as the Trainer of a talented troupe of performing Pokemon. She dreams of making her Tepig Gigi a star. Together, Black and White continue on their journey.
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    • My heart is laughing
      My heart is laughing
      written by Rose Lagercrantz
      Dani's been trying her best to stay happy ever since her best friend Ella moved away. But when some girls in Dani's class start being cruel to her, it starts a chain of rather unhappy events ... It would all be okay if only Ella would move back. The standalone sequel to the acclaimed illustrated chapter book, My Happy Life.
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    • The year of shadows
      The year of shadows
      Claire Legrand.
      Forced to move into a haunted concert hall with her distant father, "The Maestro," and aging grandmother, Nonnie, twelve-year-old Olivia and classmate Henry try to lay to rest ghosts tied to the Hall's past before time and money run out.
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    • Green Arrow. Volume 5, The Outsiders War
      Green Arrow. Volume 5, The Outsiders War
      Jeff Lemire, writer
      "Oliver Queen thought he had it all figured out. As the heroic archer Green Arrow, he'd finally found a sense of purpose, friends to aid him, even a place on the Justice League of America. But now, he's not even sure where he came from... or who he came from. As Green Arrow discovers that his stranding on a desert island was more than just an accident, there seem to be more sinister forces at work behind all these sudden revelations. The Queen family is embroiled in a war generations old. A war of clans. A war of outsiders"-- Provided by publisher.
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    • The courage of Cat Campbell
      The courage of Cat Campbell
      by Natasha Lowe.
      Although her mother, Poppy Pendle, believes magic ruins lives, eleven-year-old Cat Campbell is a late-blooming witch whose magical abilities are bursting to be mastered.
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    • Rain reign
      Rain reign
      Ann M. Martin.
      Struggling with Asperger's, Rose shares a bond with her beloved dog, but when the dog goes missing during a storm, Rose is forced to confront the limits of her comfort levels, even if it means leaving her routines in order to search for her pet.
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    • Fairy tail. 46
      Fairy tail. 46
      Hiro Mashima
      "As the bloody battle against the Nine Demon Gates and their king Mard Geer engulfs all of Fairy Tail, the guild learns a terrible secret: the threat from Face, the magic pulse bomb, isn't over yet! Meanwhile, the ice demon slayer known as Silver faces off against Gray, and the bond that ties their fates together is revealed! The truth sends Gray from shivering terror into an icy rage, but what greater sadness waits in the fight ahead?"--Page 4 of cover.
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    • All the answers
      All the answers
      Kate Messner.
      Twelve-year-old Ava finds an old pencil in her family's junk drawer and discovers, during a math test, that it will answer factual questions, so she and her best friend Sophie have a great time--and Ava grows in self-confidence--until the pencil reveals a truth about her family that Ava would rather not know.
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    • Book of the dead
      Book of the dead
      Michael Northrop.
      When Alex Sennefer's mother uses the Lost Spells from the Egyptian Book of the Dead to bring her son from the brink of dying, she also brings back five Death Walkers, leaving Alex and his best friend to find his mother and save the world.
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    • Dinosaur boy
      Dinosaur boy
      Cory Putman Oakes.
      Sprouting a tail and spikes over the summer before fifth grade, Sawyer, a boy with the dinosaur gene, is bullied in school, but when his tormentors begin to disappear, it is up to Sawyer, his best friend Elliot, and a mysterious new girl to rescue them from a galactically horrible fate.
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    • Nancy Clancy, star of stage and screen
      Nancy Clancy, star of stage and screen
      written by Jane O'Connor
      "When Nancy finds an old desk at a tag sale, she soon finds out that someone left behind a key. Nancy and Bree set out to unlock the secret of the silver key in the hopes of finding some treasure along the way."-- Page [4] of cover.
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    • A matter of souls
      A matter of souls
      Denise Lewis Patrick.
      A series of vignettes reveal life in the Deep South for African Americans as they experience discrimination in a doctor's office, lynching, and other forms of oppression, especially during the 1960s.
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    • I totally funniest : a middle school story
      I totally funniest : a middle school story
      James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein
      As the Planet's Funniest Kid Comic finals near, Jamie faces a whirlwind of attention at school and in the media and the fame starts to go to his head, but in Hollywood with Uncle Frankie, some of his fellow comedians quickly show him what competition and pressure are all about.
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    • Big Nate's greatest hits
      Big Nate's greatest hits
      by Lincoln Peirce.
      The more Big Nate, the better! Readers will have their fill of Nate's wisecracks and school-day shenanigans in this giant collection of hilarious comic strips.
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    • Dragons at Crumbling Castle : and other tales
      Dragons at Crumbling Castle : and other tales
      Terry Pratchett
      An illustrated collection of fourteen short stories featuring dragons and wizards, councilors and mayors, an adventurous tortoise and a monster in a lake, along with plenty of pointy hats and a few magic spells, written when the author was a teenaged newspaper reporter.
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    • West of the moon
      West of the moon
      Margi Preus.
      In nineteenth-century Norway, fourteen-year-old Astri, whose aunt has sold her to a mean goatherder, dreams of joining her father in America.
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    • Beauty : Aurora's sleepy kitten
      Beauty : Aurora's sleepy kitten
      by Tennant Redbank
      Princess Aurora's kitten, Beauty, loves to sleep, but she promised Aurora she would stay awake for the star shower at midnight and now must find a way to stop herself from sleeping.
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    • Blondie : Rapunzel's royal pony
      Blondie : Rapunzel's royal pony
      by Tennant Redbank
      Blondie loves being Princess Rapunzel's royal pony, but what will happen when Rapunzel gets another palace pet?
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    • The Rithmatist
      The Rithmatist
      Brandon Sanderson
      As Wild Chalklings threaten the American Isles and Rithmatists are humanity's only defense, Joel can only watch as Rithmatist students learn the magical art that he would do anything to practice.
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    • Vermont : the Green Mountain State
      Vermont : the Green Mountain State
      by Emily Schnobrich.
      "Developed by literacy experts for students in grades three through seven, this book introduces young readers to the geography and culture of Vermont"--Provided by publisher.
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    • Nightmares!
      Nightmares!
      Jason Segel, Kirsten Miller
      "Twelve-year-old Charlie and his friends must stop nightmares from taking over their town before it's too late"-- Provided by publisher.
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    • Back in time : the second journey through time
      Back in time : the second journey through time
      Geronimo Stilton
      Geronimo Stilton travels back in time to ancient Rome, the great Mayan Empire and the palace of Versailles during the age of the Sun King, where he experiences wild historical adventures.
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    • The whispering skull
      The whispering skull
      by Jonathan Stroud.
      "Lockwood & Co. are hired to investigate Edmund Bickerstaff, a Victorian doctor who reportedly tried to communicate with the dead, while Lucy is distracted by urgent whispers coming from the skull in a ghost jar"-- Provided by publisher.
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    • The last wild
      The last wild
      Piers Torday.
      Twelve-year-old Kester Jaynes, who has been locked away at a school for troubled children, is called upon to save the last animals living in a post-apocalyptic world where disease has killed most living things.
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    • Knight-napped!
      Knight-napped!
      by Ursula Vernon.
      "Danny Dragonbreath must save his cousin from the ultimate enemy: Knights!"-- Provided by publisher.
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    • Rose and the magician's mask
      Rose and the magician's mask
      Holly Webb.
      A mask of unimaginable power is stolen from the royal palace, perhaps by dark magicians, and the race to stop the thieves takes Rose to the mysterious city of Venice, where nothing is quite what it seems.
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    • The cafe mystery
      The cafe mystery
      by Martin Widmark
      A robber has struck at Cafe Marzipan, Pleasant Valley's best bakery, three times in the past year and the police chief once again calls upon the super sleuthing skills of best friends Jerry and Maya to help him catch the tricky thief.
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    • One crazy summer
      One crazy summer
      by Rita Williams-Garcia.
      In the summer of 1968, after travelling from Brooklyn to Oakland, California, to spend a month with the mother they barely know, eleven-year-old Delphine and her two younger sisters arrive to a cold welcome as they discover that their mother, a dedicated poet and printer, is resentful of the intrusion of their visit and wants them to attend a nearby Black Panther summer camp.
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    • The truth about Twinkie Pie
      The truth about Twinkie Pie
      by Kat Yeh.
      "When twelve-year-old GiGi and her big sister DiDi move to Long Island from South Carolina for GiGi to attend a fancy new private school, GiGi has a new recipe for success and makes new friends, but then discovers a family secret that turns her life upside-down"-- Provided by publisher.
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