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Cronus and the threads of dread by Holub, Joan, author.

Cronus and the threads of dread

With a giant spiderweb in the sky with the words "Surrender Olympians" written in it, Zeus and his friends know they are in for a fight, but the webs actually contain a hidden gem, Athena's magical item.

Jan 22, 2015
Green with envy by Burkhart, Jessica, author.

Green with envy

Anticipating a visit from her favorite cousin, Princess Bella experiences jealousy when Ivy, Clara, and the unicorn Glimmer instantly fall in love with her guest.

Jan 28, 2015
Big Bad Detective Agency by Hale, Bruce, author.

Big Bad Detective Agency

"The houses of all Three (not-so-) Little Pigs were broken into and ransacked, and the Pigs are squealing for justice. So Prince Tyrone, ruler of Fairylandia, drags in the obvious suspect: Wolfgang. The lone wolf has big teeth, sharp claws, no alibi -- and a single day to find the real culprit and clear his big bad name. When Wolf (reluctantly) teams up with the fourth Little Pig to crack the case, the Big Bad Detective Agency -- and an adventure way funnier than your average fairy tale -- is bo

Jan 28, 2015
Captain Awesome and the Easter egg bandit by Kirby, Stan.

Captain Awesome and the Easter egg bandit

When their classmates' decorated Easter eggs go missing, Eugene and his friends turn into Captain Awesome and the Sunnyview Superhero Squad and pursue a supervillain.

Jan 28, 2015
The haunted house by Montgomery, R. A.

The haunted house

An adventure story featuring a dog that disappears into an abandoned, possibly haunted, house. The reader makes choices throughout the story which will determine the outcome.

Jan 28, 2015
Dino-Mike and the T. Rex attack by Aureliani, Franco, author, illustrator.

Dino-Mike and the T. Rex attack

Michael Evans is in Montana on a dinosaur dig with his paleontologist father, but he certainly never expected to find a live Tyrannosaurus Rex plucked out of its own time and looking for dinner, nor encounter a girl with some very advanced technology trying to trap the beast.

Jan 28, 2015
Girls don't have cooties by Krulik, Nancy E.

Girls don't have cooties

Katie wants to go to Suzanne's sleepover party, but Jeremy wants her to ride the new roller coaster with him. Annoyed, Jeremy and the other boys decide that all girls have cooties. When Katie literally finds herself in Jeremy's shoes, she tries to reunite the boys and girls. Illustrations.

Jan 28, 2015
Heidi Heckelbeck is not a thief! by Coven, Wanda.

Heidi Heckelbeck is not a thief!

Accused on stealing her best friend's cool new pen, young witch Heidi Heckelbeck must turn to her Book of Spells to clear her name.

Jan 28, 2015
Lila and Myla the twins fairies by Meadows, Daisy, author.

Lila and Myla the twins fairies

Rachel and Kirsty must help twin fairies Lila and Myla after Jack Frost steals their twin magic in order to duplicate himself.

Jan 28, 2015
Sniffing for clues collection by Meddaugh, Susan, author.

Sniffing for clues collection

Jan 28, 2015
Your very own robot by Montgomery, R. A.

Your very own robot

The reader is asked to make choices which will determine the fate of a discarded robot.

Jan 28, 2015
Teacup - Belle's star pup by Redbank, Tennant, author.

Teacup - Belle's star pup

When a very special guest visits the castle, Belle's puppy Teacup tries to put on a perfect performance.

Jan 28, 2015
Whack of the P-rex by Cummings, Troy, author.

Whack of the P-rex

When Alexander and his friends find a very large footprint and piles of candy everywhere, they realize the school is being threatened by a Pin~ata-saurus Rex, a sweet-tasting monster who likes to smash things--and they find that the solution may be as near as a broken ant farm.

Jan 28, 2015
Pop of the bumpy mummy by Cummings, Troy, author.

Pop of the bumpy mummy

Alexander's class is going on a sleepover at the Stermont Museum, but something is stealing bright, shiny objects from all over town, including the museum's treasured Ruby Scorpion, and on the night of the visit the young monster hunters finally confront the town's newest monster--a warrior covered entirely by bubble-wrap.

Jan 28, 2015
Your very own robot goes cuckoo-bananas! by Montgomery, R. A.

Your very own robot goes cuckoo-bananas!

The reader is asked to make choices which will determine the fate of a beloved robot.

Jan 28, 2015
The annoying crush by O'Ryan, Ray, author.

The annoying crush

Zack is happy to test a new android his father helped develop for Nebulonics before she goes into production, but her ability to learn causes problems when she develops a crush on Zack after watching a romantic movie.

Jan 28, 2015
Bad Kitty. Puppy's big day by Bruel, Nick, author, illustrator.

Bad Kitty. Puppy's big day

Uncle Murray takes Puppy on a walk on a day that Bad Kitty is being unusually difficult, but has several unpleasant encounters with a police officer and one mean dog along the way. Text is interspersed with information about dog behavior, pet care, and more.

Jan 28, 2015
The mystery of the suspicious spices by Paris, Harper, author.

The mystery of the suspicious spices

In a Mumbai market, twin detectives Ethan and Ella investigate why a spice seller's spices have suddenly gone bad.

Jan 28, 2015
Oh, Valentine, we've lost our minds! by Gutman, Dan, author.

Oh, Valentine, we've lost our minds!

"Prepare for weirdness when Ella Mentry School gets a French foreign exchange student just in time for Valentine's Day!"--

Jan 28, 2015
Heroes on the side by Marko, Cyndi, author, illustrator.

Heroes on the side

When the Blue family travels to New Yolk City, Egg Drop wants to go to the first-ever Sidekick Super-Con--a big party for sidekicks--but Ticklebeak and his Bad Eggs soon chicknap the sidekicks and it is up to Kung Pow Chicken to save them.

Jan 28, 2015