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Bella the bunny by Small, Lily, author.

Bella the bunny

Bella, a fairy rabbit, helps Lexi the ladybug understand that if she does her best she will be judged on what she accomplishes, rather than on her appearance.

Jul 1, 2015
Zac climbs high by Larry, H. I., author.

Zac climbs high

Jul 3, 2015
A royal pain in the burp by Krulik, Nancy E., author.

A royal pain in the burp

"George and his classmates are giving reports on their family trees, and their presentations will be broadcast on the local news. George is excited, but when he discovers he's related to the king of Arfendonia--a place no one has ever heard of--he panics. What if he makes a fool of himself on live TV? And even worse, what if his burp decides to make a guest appearance? Then George will be a total royal embarrassment!" --

Jul 6, 2015
Ms. Cuddy is nutty! by Gutman, Dan, author.

Ms. Cuddy is nutty!

"In this second book in the new My Weirdest School series, the students of Ella Mentry School are about to get a wonderful gift--a million dollars! A.J. and the gang vote to create an in-school, state-of-the-art TV station so the morning announcements can be broadcast to all the classes. There's even enough money to hire Ms. Cuddy, a new digital media arts teacher who knows a thing or two about broadcasting. But soon Ms. Cuddy decides the ratings on the announcements are too low, and the show ne

Jul 6, 2015
Liz and the sand castle contest by Barkley, Callie.

Liz and the sand castle contest

As her friends in the Critter Club animal shelter care for colorful aquarium fish, second-grader Liz and her family spend a long weekend at the beach, where Liz rescues a baby octopus and competes with an unfriendly young neighbor in a sand castle contest.

Jul 6, 2015
Eva sees a ghost by Elliott, Rebecca, author.

Eva sees a ghost

When Eva Wingdale sees something large and white flying above her she is convinced that it is a ghost, although most of the other owls just laugh at her--until something large and heavy and white lands on the school roof.

Jul 6, 2015
Cooking club chaos! by Hiranandani, Veera.

Cooking club chaos!

"Because Phoebe and Camille's best friend Sage has the same lunch every day, they come up with the idea of a cooking club to show Sage how many exciting foods there are.

Jul 6, 2015
Taffy trouble by Perelman, Helen.

Taffy trouble

When a troll disturbs the seawater and endangers all the taffy treats, Cocoa the Chocolate Fairy travels to the North Sea to assist her friend, Nellie the seahorse, to restore the water's salt balance.

Jul 6, 2015
Charge of the lightning bugs by Cummings, Troy, author.

Charge of the lightning bugs

It is the first day of the brand-new Stermont Elementary School, but everything electrical seems to be going haywire, and it looks like strange green lightning bugs are draining off the power--but when they see green lightning in a clear blue sky Alexander and his friends know there must be a monster involved.

Jul 6, 2015
The pirate pig by Funke, Cornelia Caroline, author.

The pirate pig

On Butterfly Island, sailer Stout Sam and his deckhand Pip must rescue their treasure-sniffing pig from nasty pirate Barracuda Bill.

Jul 6, 2015
A picture-perfect mess by Santopolo, Jill.

A picture-perfect mess

During school picture day, Aly's archnemesis Suzy decides to undermine the Sparkle Spa and set up shop in the bathroom to supply the rest of the girls with makeup.

Jul 6, 2015
The big city by Gilmore, Grace.

The big city

Logan Pryce and his father spend a day in the big city of Sherman, but despite his eagerness to leave "boring" Maple Ridge, Logan is glad to return to quiet, familiar surroundings after the hustle and bustle of the city.

Jul 6, 2015
Shadow of the shark by Osborne, Mary Pope.

Shadow of the shark

As a thank-you from Merlin and Morgan, Jack and Annie are sent on what should be a vacation at a luxurious resort in Cozumel, Mexico, but is, by mistake, an adventure with ancient Mayans, instead.

Jul 6, 2015