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    • Left behind
      Left behind
      written by Caroline Adderson
      Feeling left behind when his beloved Nan leaves for a week-long cruise, Jasper John Dooley realizes that he will be less lonely if he has his own adventures, which include a stapling mishap and a hamster escape.
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    • The one and only Ivan
      The one and only Ivan
      Katherine Applegate
      When Ivan, a gorilla who has lived for years in a down-and-out circus-themed mall, meets Ruby, a baby elephant that has been added to the mall, he decides that he must find her a better life.
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    • The creature from the 7th grade : boy or beast
      The creature from the 7th grade : boy or beast
      by Bob Balaban
      "When nerdy 12-year-old Charlie Drinkwater spontaneously morphs into a giant sea creature, the big question is: could this be his ticket to popularity at last?"-- Provided by publisher.
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    • The creature from the seventh grade : sink or swim
      The creature from the seventh grade : sink or swim
      by Bob Balaban
      "Shortly after spontaneously morphing into a giant mutant dinosaur, 12-year-old Charlie Drinkwater discovers he's not the only creature in town"-- Provided by publisher.
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    • The zero degree zombie zone
      The zero degree zombie zone
      Patrik Henry Bass
      Fourth-grader Bakari Katari Johnson is having a really bad day--class bullies Tariq and Keisha are mad at him, his best friend Wardell has nominated him for hall monitor, a pack of ice zombies from a frozen world are demanding he return the magic ring that Keisha has, and somehow he has to find a way to save the school.
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    • Sleuth on skates
      Sleuth on skates
      by Clementine Beauvais
      Precocious eleven-year-old self-made-supersleuth Sophie "Sesame" Seade investigates the disappearance of Jenna Jenkins, a student at Cambridge University, where Sophie's father is chaplain and her mother is Head of Christ's College.
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    • Doll bones
      Doll bones
      Holly Black
      Zach, Alice, and Poppy, friends from a Pennsylvania middle school who have long enjoyed acting out imaginary adventures with dolls and action figures, embark on a real-life quest to Ohio to bury a doll made from the ashes of a dead girl.
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    • The map trap
      The map trap
      Andrew Clements
      Sixth-grader Alton Barnes loves maps, and when his portfolio of secret maps is stolen, he begins getting notes with orders that he must obey to get the maps back but, with the help of a popular classmate, he just might succeed before his teacher, principal, or someone else learns he has been studying and mapping things about them.
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    • A royal tea
      A royal tea
      Debbie Dadey
      While Kiki and Echo help Shelly prepare for a royal tea with her visiting great-aunt, Queen Edwina, Shelly worries that the Queen will make her leave Trident City and move to Neptune Castle.
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    • Matilda
      Matilda
      Roald Dahl
      Matilda applies her untapped mental powers to rid the school of the evil, child-hating headmistress, Miss Trunchbull, and restore her nice teacher, Miss Honey, to financial security.
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    • Sonic Universe. The silver saga
    • Ophelia and the marvelous boy
      Ophelia and the marvelous boy
      Karen Foxlee.
      Ophelia, a timid eleven-year-old girl grieving her mother, suspends her disbelief in things non-scientific when a boy locked in the museum where her father is working asks her to help him complete an age-old mission.
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    • Dead end in Norvelt
      Dead end in Norvelt
      Jack Gantos.
      In the historic town of Norvelt, Pennsylvania, twelve-year-old Jack Gantos spends the summer of 1962 grounded for various offenses until he is assigned to help an elderly neighbor with a most unusual chore involving the newly dead, molten wax, twisted promises, Girl Scout cookies, underage driving, lessons from history, typewriting, and countless bloody noses.
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    • The League of Seven
      The League of Seven
      Alan Gratz
      When an alternate 1875 steam-driven America rediscovers electricity, the lifeblood of the Mangleborn monsters, and the secret society to protect humanity from the Mangleborn is compromised, twelve-year-old Archie must assemble a team of seven young heroes to save the world.
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    • Miss Child has gone wild!
      Miss Child has gone wild!
      Dan Gutman
      A.J. and his fellow third-graders from Ella Mentry School, including new student Alexia, go on a field trip to the zoo, where they meet a very strange zookeeper.
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    • Charlie Bumpers vs. the Really Nice Gnome
      Charlie Bumpers vs. the Really Nice Gnome
      Bill Harley
      Charlie has looked forward to being in the fourth-grade play, but is not at all happy when Mrs. Burke assigns him the role of the Nice Gnome.
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    • The year of Billy Miller
      The year of Billy Miller
      Kevin Henkes.
      Seven-year-old Billy Miller starts second grade with a bump on his head and a lot of worries, but by the end of the year he has developed good relationships with his teacher, his little sister, and his parents and learned many important lessons.
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    • Hope is a Ferris wheel
      Hope is a Ferris wheel
      a novel by Robin Herrera.
      After moving from Oregon to a trailer park in California, ten-year-old Star participates in a poetry club, where she learns some important lessons about herself and her own hopes and dreams for the future.
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    • The fourteenth goldfish
      The fourteenth goldfish
      Jennifer L. Holm.
      Ellie's scientist grandfather has discovered a way to reverse aging, and consequently has turned into a teenager--which makes for complicated relationships when he moves in with Ellie and her mother, his daughter.
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    • Digby O'Day in the fast lane
    • Bramblestar's storm
      Bramblestar's storm
      Erin Hunter.
      "As the new leader of ThunderClan, Bramblestar must prepare to weather a storm the likes of which the warrior Clans have never seen--and might not survive"-- Provided by publisher.
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    • Amulet. Book six, Escape from Lucien
    • The boxtrolls : a novel
      The boxtrolls : a novel
      by Elizabeth Cody Kimmel.
      When the Boxtrolls are targeted by Archibald Snatcher, who is bent on eradicating them, the kindhearted band of trolls must turn to their adopted charge Eggs and rich girl Winnie to bridge two worlds.
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    • Flashpoint
      Flashpoint
      Gordon Korman.
      Amy and Dan Cahill have their final confrontation with twisted billionaire J. Rutherford Pierce, a man whose power has no limits and is one step away from being elected president.
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    • Lizzie!
      Lizzie!
      Maxine Kumin
      A bright, curious girl in a wheelchair who enjoys visiting a petting zoo in her Florida town uncovers a mystery surrounding a shack full of screeching monkeys.
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    • Half a chance
      Half a chance
      Cynthia Lord.
      Lucy, with her mother and her photographer father, has just moved to a small rural community in New Hampshire, and with her new friend Nate she plans to spend the summer taking photos for a contest, but pictures sometimes reveal more than people are willing to see.
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    • Fly away
      Fly away
      Patricia MacLachlan.
      While in North Dakota helping her Aunt Frankie prepare for a possible flood, Lucy finds her voice as a poet with the help of her two-year-old brother Teddy, the rest of their family, and a few cows.
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    • Space pup
      Space pup
      R.A. Montgomery
      "Have you ever read a book that's about you? This books is. Your best friends are your dog Homer and your cat Zogg. But there's a secret about them that no one knows but you: Zogg to Paris for two weeks, you're not sure if you can leave Homer and Zogg all alone. They had big plans to take you to outer space this summer. SPACE?! So what will you do? Should you let Squarks and diamond-covered mice teach you about different life-forms in the UNiverse? Or do you want to climb the Eiffel Tower and fight bandits in a riverboat along the Seine"--P.[4] of cover.
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    • Wild born
      Wild born
      Brandon Mull.
      As a dark force engulfs the land, the fate of Erdas has fallen on the shoulders of four young strangers who each have forged a rare bond with their spirit beasts -- a bond that gives great powers to all of them.
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    • Adventure time. Volume 2
      Adventure time. Volume 2
      created by Pendleton Ward
      Princess Bubblegum has finished her most important invention ever - a time machine. What will happen when Finn and Jake get their hands on it?
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    • Wonder
      Wonder
      R.J. Palacio.
      Ten-year-old Auggie Pullman, who was born with extreme facial abnormalities and was not expected to survive, goes from being home-schooled to entering fifth grade at a private middle school in Manhattan, which entails enduring the taunting and fear of his classmates as he struggles to be seen as just another student.
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    • Amelia Bedelia shapes up
      Amelia Bedelia shapes up
      by Herman Parish
      Picked last for kickball, Amelia Bedelia gets another chance to prove her athleticism when her class holds a mini-Oylympics.
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    • Danger down the Nile
      Danger down the Nile
      by James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein
      "Twelve-year-old twins Bickford and Rebecca Kidd and their two older siblings travel to Africa to track down priceless artifacts that will keep the family's treasure hunting business afloat long enough to rescue their kidnapped mother--and possibly find their missing father"-- Provided by publisher.
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    • How I survived bullies, broccoli, and Snake Hill
      How I survived bullies, broccoli, and Snake Hill
      James Patterson and Chris Tebbetts
      "When Rafe Khatchadorian is sent to Camp Wannamorra, he teams up with his bunk mates to fend off the more "popular" kids' plans to ruin their summer"-- Provided by publisher.
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    • My brother is a big, fat liar
      My brother is a big, fat liar
      James Patterson and Lisa Papademetriou
      Georgia Khatchadorian plans to excel at Hills Village Middle School in all the places her troublemaking brother failed.
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    • Ultimate showdown
      Ultimate showdown
      James Patterson and Julia Bergen
      Opinionated siblings Rafe and Georgia Khatchadorian debate a variety of topics relating to the ups and downs of middle school life and encourage readers to add their own contributions through write-in games and activities.
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    • Captain Underpants and the tyrannical retaliation of the Turbo Toilet 2000 : the eleventh epic novel
      Captain Underpants and the tyrannical retaliation of the Turbo Toilet 2000 : the eleventh epic novel
      by Dav Pilkey.
      The monstrous Turbo Toilet 2000 is determined to take revenge on George, Harold, and Captain Underpants.
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    • If you're reading this
      If you're reading this
      Trent Reedy.
      For a responsible sixteen-year-old, Michael Wilson has a lot of problems--his father was killed in Afghanistan in 2005, his overworked and overprotective mother will not talk about their situation, and does not want him playing football, and he has suddenly started to receive letters that his father wrote before his death.
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    • Percy Jackson's Greek gods
      Percy Jackson's Greek gods
      Rick Riordan
      "Percy Jackson, a modern-day demigod, tells the origin stories of the gods of Olympus and provides an insider's point of view - with plenty of attitude - in this illustrated collection"-- Provided by publisher.
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    • The demigod diaries
      The demigod diaries
      Rick Riordan.
      Four short stories plus original art, interviews, puzzles, and games, reveal new insights into the world of Percy Jackson and the other heroes of Olympus.
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    • The house of Hades
      The house of Hades
      Rick Riordan.
      "Greek and Roman demigods from the Prophecy of Seven must work together to seal the Doors of Death--and help Percy and Annabeth escape the Underworld in the process"-- Provided by publisher.
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    • Finding Ruby Starling
      Finding Ruby Starling
      by Karen Rivers.
      Through e-mails, letters, blog entries, and movie scripts, twelve-year-old Ruth, an American girl, and Ruby, an English one, discover that they are long-lost twins.
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    • Okay for now
      Okay for now
      by Gary D. Schmidt.
      As a fourteen-year-old who just moved to a new town, with no friends, an abusive father, and a louse for an older brother, Doug Swieteck has all the stats stacked against him until he finds an ally in Lil Spicer--a fiery young lady. Together, they find a safe haven in the local library, inspiration in learning about the plates of John James Audubon's birds, and a hilarious adventure on a Broadway stage.
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    • Mia, fashion plates and cupcakes
      Mia, fashion plates and cupcakes
      by Coco Simon.
      Mia hears about someone at school starting a fashion club, and wonders if she can manage being in two clubs at the same time.
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    • Sonic the Hedgehog. Book 1
      Sonic the Hedgehog. Book 1
      [written by] Michael Gallagher [et al].

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    • The Frankenstein journals
      The Frankenstein journals
      by Scott Sonneborn
      J.D. discovers that he is the son of Frankenstein's monster, and armed with the Doctor's journal he sets out to find his "relatives"--the descendants and relations of the people whose body parts Doctor Frankenstein used.
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    • Third grade angels
      Third grade angels
      by Jerry Spinelli
      "George 'Suds' Morton competes with his third-grade classmates to earn the first 'halo' of the year for good behavior, but being good turns out to be more stressful than he anticipated"-- Provided by publisher.
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    • Hunted
      Hunted
      Maggie Stiefvater.
      Four children have discovered that they have spirit animals, a rare bond between human and animal that has launched them on a quest to save their world. The team heads to the forests of Eura, where another Great Beast is hidden.
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    • The ghost of the Bermuda Triangle
      The ghost of the Bermuda Triangle
      by Laurie S. Sutton
      Scooby Doo and the gang are on the Magical Mystery Cruise, through the Bermuda Triangle, and the reader chooses which mystery to pursue--dangerous criminals, confused passengers, or a real ghost.
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    • The adventures of Huckleberry Finn