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A case of the clones by Hopper, Ada, author. A case of the clones

Dr. Bunsen is just trying to help. Really, he is. This time, when Dr. Bunsen overhears the kids complaining about all their chores, he lends an extra hand by creating clones out of Gabe, Laura, and Cesar! But when the clones start acting out and Bunsen s solution goes haywire, can the kids undouble the DATA Set trouble?

Sep 28, 2016
A surprise visitor by Green, Poppy, author. A surprise visitor

"Sophie Mouse gets a surprise visitor when a little bird lands in her yard and hurts his wing"--

Sep 28, 2016
Anna, Banana, and the big-mouth bet by Rissi, Anica Mrose, author. Anna, Banana, and the big-mouth bet

After telling her dog Banana about her loose tooth and discovering that some of her friends do not believe in the Tooth Fairy, Anna makes an impulsive bet with a pesky boy who also has a loose tooth.

Sep 28, 2016
Bagels come home! by Stuchner, Joan Betty, author. Bagels come home!

When Bagels the puppy is expelled from obedience school, Josh and his little sister, Becky, are worried that if he doesn't shape up, their parents will send him back to the animal shelter. Can Bagels redeem himself before it's too late?

Sep 22, 2016
Bagels on board! by Stuchner, Joan Betty, author. Bagels on board!

"When Bagels sneaks aboard a no-dogs-allowed cruise ship, Josh and his little sister Becky have to keep him a secret. But then an onboard mystery begins to unfold. Can Bagles help crack the case?"--Back cover.

Sep 22, 2016
Barbie & her sisters in a puppy chase by McGuire Woods, Molly, author. Barbie & her sisters in a puppy chase

Sep 28, 2016
Bonita by Miles, Ellen, author. Bonita

Lizzie is shocked to see that Aunt Amanda has returned home from her vacation with an injured puppy. Bonita is a street dog with a hurt leg. Lizzie and her friends decide to raise the money for the puppy's operation. Will Lizzie be able to help this sweet dog?

Sep 28, 2016
Books vs. looks by Dadey, Debbie, author. Books vs. looks

Kiki wants to start a book club, but Pearl tries to steal the spotlight with a rival fashion club in this sparkling Mermaid Tales adventure.

Sep 28, 2016
Geronimo Stilton. Creepella von Cacklefur. 8, The phantom of the theater by Geronimo Stilton. Creepella von Cacklefur. 8, The phantom of the theater

"The famous opera singer Violetta von Cacklefur is in Gloomeria to perform at the Royal Mosetropolitan Theater! But the mischievous phantom of the theater has an old grudge against her. It's up to Creepella and Geronimo to track him down in the theater's spooky basement ... before the curtains rise and he ruins the show!"--Back cover.

Sep 22, 2016
Geronimo Stilton. Micekings. 2, The famouse fjord race by Stilton, Geronimo, author. Geronimo Stilton. Micekings. 2, The famouse fjord race

Preparing to watch the Famouse Fjord Race, mouseking Geronimo Stiltonord, a family member from the ancient far north, is dragged onto a boat, despite his lack of sailing skills, before learning that the dragons are preparing for another attack.

Sep 28, 2016
Giselle the Christmas Ballet Fairy by Meadows, Daisy, author. Giselle the Christmas Ballet Fairy

Every year, Giselle the Christmas Ballet Fairy's special magic helps every ballet show run perfectly. But when naughty Jack Frost turns up and steals her magical objects, it looks like everything will be ruined! Can Rachel and Kirsty get them back in time for the Fairyland Christmas Eve performance?

Sep 28, 2016
Hailey the Hedgehog by Small, Lily, author. Hailey the Hedgehog

"A special story for Christmas introducing Hailey the Hedgerow Hedgehog, the newest addition to the Fairy Animals of Misty Wood"-- Provided by publisher.

Sep 28, 2016
Heidi Heckelbeck and the big mix-up by Coven, Wanda, author. Heidi Heckelbeck and the big mix-up

An embarrassing rumor about Lucy spreads at school and she thinks Bruce is behind it so Heidi gets involved and uses some magic to bring the trio of friends back together.

Sep 28, 2016
Inspector Flytrap by Angleberger, Tom, author. Inspector Flytrap

Hoping to become the greatest detective that ever grew, Inspector Flytrap, a Venus Flytrap, and his assistant, Nina the Goat, investigate "big deal" mysteries at an art museum, a cookie shop, and a garden.

Sep 22, 2016
Louise Trapeze can so save the day by Ostow, Micol, author. Louise Trapeze can so save the day

The Sweet Potato Circus is in trouble, and Louise and her best friend, Stella, will do anything to save their circus--even if it means joining forces with their sworn enemy, Ferret-breath Fernando.

Sep 28, 2016
Message in a bottle by Saxon, Victoria. Message in a bottle

"Four bottles wash up on the beach-- and each one has a strange note inside! Will Barbie and her sisters [Skipper, Stacie, and Chelsea] be able to follow the clues and solve the mystery of the secret messages?"--Back cover.

Sep 28, 2016
Mrs. Moody in the birthday jinx by McDonald, Megan, author. Mrs. Moody in the birthday jinx

Remembering the countless ways her mother's previous birthdays have been ruined, Judy Moody wants to get things right this time around and tries to organize the perfect birthday, complete with a parsnip and avocado cake.

Sep 28, 2016
Pearl's ocean magic by Hapka, Cathy. Pearl's ocean magic

Welcome to Coral Cove Dolphin School. Pearl is a magical dolphin of the Salty Sea, and today is her first day of school. Her classmates Echo and Splash make great new friends! Together they start learning dolphin skills like magic, music, and jumping. But another student, Flip, just won't stop bragging. When he accepts a dare from an older student, he ends up in terrible danger from a shark! Can Pearl and her friends save him? It's an exciting first day at Dolphin School!

Sep 28, 2016
Pigsticks and Harold and the Tuptown thief by Milway, Alex, 1978- author. Pigsticks and Harold and the Tuptown thief

There's a thief on the loose in Tuptown, and the annual Butterfly Ball will be canceled unless someone is brought to justice. Luckily, Pigsticks has crime-fighting in his blood and a magnifying glass in his hand. Will Detective Pigsticks and his keen-eyed assistant, Harold, solve the crime in time to save the ball?

Sep 22, 2016
Poppy the Pony by Small, Lily, author. Poppy the Pony

"Poppy the Pony is very shy. She loves soaring through Misty Wood, but she's too scared to talk to any of the other fairy animals. One day a thunderstorm comes, and Poppy discovers she is braver than she ever knew. Includes activities"--

Sep 28, 2016
Sam the Man and the chicken plan by Dowell, Frances O'Roark, author. Sam the Man and the chicken plan

When seven-year-old Sam Graham, eager for some spending money, volunteers to look after a neighbor's chickens, the experience inspires him to get his own chicken--a special bird named Helga.

Sep 23, 2016
Science no fair! by Krulik, Nancy E., author. Science no fair!

When Logan Applebaum's mother invents a robotic cousin for him, Logan thinks this may give him an edge in the third grade science fair but the Silverspoon twins have other ideas.

Sep 28, 2016
Snail has lunch by Peterson, Mary, author, illustrator. Snail has lunch

When Snail's bucket home is turned over, a ladybug takes him on a journey through the vegetable garden, discovering delicious new foods while encountering new animals.

Sep 28, 2016
Soccer shocker! by Krulik, Nancy E., author. Soccer shocker!

"Anyone would love having the super-scoring robot Java on his soccer team. Well anyone except Java's human cousin, Logan. That's because, up until now, Logan has been the Wombat's top scorer--and he has no desire to share the field with the team's new star player. Especially because Java won't let the other kids get near the ball--never mind score any goals. If it were up to Logan, he would just kick Java right off the field. Because as far as Logan is concerned, there's no "I" in team, and ther

Sep 28, 2016
Splash's secret friend by Hapka, Cathy, author. Splash's secret friend

When Splash doesn't show up to dolphin school on time, Pearl, Echo, and Flip are worried.

Sep 28, 2016
The football fumble by Kelly, David A. (David Andrew), 1964- author. The football fumble

"The team from Hamilton Elementary School seems bigger and--even worse--just plain mean. Taking on a tough opponent is never easy. Will this bully blitz keep the MVPs off their game? Or can they find a way to huddle together and win the day?"--

Sep 28, 2016
The haunted howl by Luper, Eric, author. The haunted howl

In their third trip through the enchanted library, Cleo and Evan land in "The Werewolf's Curse" where Evan is promptly bitten by a werewolf, and the two need to find the cure--and the next key--before the full moon rises and Evan becomes stuck in this horror story forever.

Sep 28, 2016
The kitchen catastrophe by Redbank, Tennant, author. The kitchen catastrophe

When Chauncey accidentally causes a huge mess in Berry's kitchen and the oven no longer works, the other palace pets try to keep Berry busy while Chauncey attempts to fix the oven.

Sep 28, 2016
The rival detective by Styles, Walker, author. The rival detective

"Rider is faced with his greatest challenge yet, a rival detective. This new private eye is causing a stir in Pawston by solving mysteries and stealing the P.I. Pack's thunder"--

Sep 28, 2016
The super-spooky fright night! by Corderoy, Tracey, author. The super-spooky fright night!

Pandora's grandmother is a witch! She's a lot of fun, but she gets in a lot of trouble, too, and causes magical mayhem wherever she goes, from a birthday party where the teddy bears come to life to a bus with a flat tire that turns into a circus train and a truly spellbinding Halloween party. In this first book in a new series, readers will find out that life with Granny is always full of surprises!"

Sep 28, 2016
The World Series curse by Kelly, David A. (David Andrew), 1964- author. The World Series curse

Mike and Kate must solve a mystery during a World Series between the Cubs and the Red Sox when someone starts ruining equipment, getting players in trouble, and even stirring up an old baseball curse.

Sep 28, 2016
Wild Cherry makes a wish by Le Quesne, Pippa. Wild Cherry makes a wish

Wild Cherry must save Pansy although the two of them have had a misunderstanding.

Sep 28, 2016