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Amelia Bedelia goes wild! by Parish, Herman.

Amelia Bedelia goes wild!

"Amelia Bedelia is sick the day her class goes to visit the zoo. She doesn't want to be left out, so she comes up with a brilliant idea--she'll create a zoo in her backyard, using all her classmates' pets. But she doesn't know exactly how to tell her parents about her great plan"--

Apr 23, 2014
Archie takes flight by Mass, Wendy, 1967- author.

Archie takes flight

On "Take Your Kid to Work Day," eight-year-old Archie discovers that his father drives a space taxi that shuttles aliens from one area of the universe to another.

Apr 23, 2014
Beyond the grave - an Up2U mystery adventure by Enderle, Dotti, 1954-

Beyond the grave - an Up2U mystery adventure

Dylan's hobby is getting interesting gravestone rubbings from the old cemetery, and he thinks that one from Dr. Naper, Cedarville's own Dr. Frankenstein, would be the perfect addition to his class history project--so which of three possible endings will you choose for Dylan?

Apr 23, 2014
Blood in the library by Dahl, Michael.

Blood in the library

The Librarian was last seen heading toward the Under Library to confront the Eraser, and the Archivists fear that he is dead--but is he really?

Apr 23, 2014
Bok! bok! boom! by Marko, Cyndi, author.

Bok! bok! boom!

Superheroes Gordon Blue and his brother Benny must rescue an opera star from the evil Dr. Screech before he turns her super high voice into a supersonic weapon.

Apr 23, 2014
Captain Awesome and the missing elephants by Kirby, Stan.

Captain Awesome and the missing elephants

"On a class field trip to the Sunnyview Memorial Zoo, Eugene McGillicudy's favorite animals--the elephants--are missing! Is Randy the tour guide really the evil Raging Radonkey, trying to ruin the field trip? Can the Sunnyview Superhero Squad save the day and find the elephants?"--

Apr 23, 2014
Clawed! - an Up2U horror adventure by Enderle, Dotti, 1954-

Clawed! - an Up2U horror adventure

After he is clawed by a stray, Tray finds himself turning into a cat every night, so he sets out to find the old gray tomcat called Honcho who can reverse the curse, and the reader is invited to choose between three possible outcomes.

Apr 23, 2014
Daisy's big night by Feder, Sandra V., 1963- author.

Daisy's big night

Apr 23, 2014
Extraordinary Warren, a super chicken by Dillard, Sarah, 1961-

Extraordinary Warren, a super chicken

"A ordinary chicken discovers what makes him super--inside and out"--

Apr 19, 2014
Ghost writer by Dahl, Michael.

Ghost writer

Simon Skull, an embittered writer, is creating strange blank books, which turn the readers into phantoms--can the Librarian reverse the spell and rescue his friends?

Apr 23, 2014
Jasper John Dooley. Not in love by Adderson, Caroline, 1963-, author.

Jasper John Dooley. Not in love

Apr 18, 2014
Junie B. Jones and the stupid smelly bus - 20th-anniversary full-color edition by Park, Barbara.

Junie B. Jones and the stupid smelly bus - 20th-anniversary full-color edition

In her own words, a young girl describes her feelings about starting kindergarten and what she does when she decides not to ride the bus home.

Apr 23, 2014
Killer app by Dahl, Michael.

Killer app

The new RavenWing app downloads more than horror stories: it unleashes a swarm of attacking ravens on the unwary user--can the Librarian return the birds to their proper book?

Apr 23, 2014
Lost in Bermooda by Litwin, Mike, author, illustrator.

Lost in Bermooda

"Bermooda is a tropical island that is full of walking, talking cows. Here in Bermooda the sun is perfectly bright and the breeze is perfectly warm. It's the kind of perfection that makes it seem like nothing in this mootopian paradise could ever change. But when a hu'man washes ashore, everything changes!"--from publisher's description.

Apr 23, 2014
More of Monkey & Robot by Catalanotto, Peter.

More of Monkey & Robot

Presents four stories about best friends Monkey and Robot, who try out Halloween costumes, visit the beach, consider what to do with a tire they find, and figure out if it is morning or night.

Apr 19, 2014
Showdown at the Alamo by Greenhut, Josh.

Showdown at the Alamo

Autograph-seekers interfere with Stanley Lambchop's hopes for a fun vacation with friends while sightseeing in Texas.

Apr 23, 2014
The big bad blackout by McDonald, Megan.

The big bad blackout

As Hurricane Elmer hits, Judy, Stink, and the entire Moody clan hunker down and ride out the storm, but when the power goes out, Grandma Lou proposes some activities to pass the time in the dark.

Apr 23, 2014
The book that ate my brother by Dahl, Michael.

The book that ate my brother

Jack writes a letter to the Librarian because he needs help. His brother has been eaten by a book!

Apr 23, 2014
The flower show fiasco by Keene, Carolyn.

The flower show fiasco

"Nancy Drew and the Clue Crew are eager for some floral fun--but first they'll have to find the missing flowers! Nancy, Bess, and George couldn't be more excited. Because Nancy took care of her neighbor Mimsy Bourret's prize roses while she was in Paris, all three girls will be her VIP guests for the annual River Heights Flower Show. They can't wait for beautiful flowers, a fancy ballroom, and more desserts than they can imagine! But once the girls get to the show, disaster strikes. Mimsy Bourre

Apr 23, 2014
The ice diamond by Harrison, Paula.

The ice diamond

Princess Maya welcomes the Rescue Princesses to the kingdom of Lepari. It's a beautiful land, where the king has sworn to protect the rare snow leopards that live in the mountains. Maya and her new friends are devastated to learn about a secret plan that will harm the leopards. The girls want to save them, but first they must convince the Lepari royalty that the leopards are really at risk.

Apr 23, 2014
The vampire chapter by Dahl, Michael.

The vampire chapter

Someone, or something, is draining all the books of their ink.

Apr 23, 2014
Zombie in the library by Dahl, Michael.

Zombie in the library

Welcome to the Library of Doom where strange creatures and scary books reside.

Apr 23, 2014