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Maybelle goes to tea by Speck, Katie.

Maybelle goes to tea

Maybelle the cockroach follows the advice of her new fly friend Maurice and tumbles into a terrifying but tasty adventure during Mrs. Peabody's Ladies' Spring Tea.

May 5, 2015
Scarecrow's flock of fear by Manning, Matthew K.

Scarecrow's flock of fear

Supervillain Jonathan Crane, alias The Scarecrow, has always been afraid of birds and now he plans to use his experimental fear gas to revenge himself on Batman by terrifying Robin to death--but when his plan backfires, he finds himself more scared then ever.

May 5, 2015
Ship of secrets by Dixon, Franklin W., author.

Ship of secrets

"It's finally summer vacation, and the Hardy family is headed on a cruise to the Caribbean. As they board the ship with their parents, Frank and Joe can't believe all the fun that's in store for them. There are three-story slides, playgrounds, ball pits, four pools, and an arcade. There are concerts and magic shows at night, while jugglers and clowns wander the deck during the day. In addition to all of the fun, the Hardys discover that former pop idol and lead singer of the Lightening Bolts, Iz

May 5, 2015
Sniff a skunk! by Amato, Mary.

Sniff a skunk!

Unlike their thieving parents, ten-year-old twins Billy and Jillian Crook like to do good deeds, including rescuing a baby skunk. Features activities.

May 5, 2015
Star Wars rebels. Fight the Empire by Fentiman, David, author.

Star Wars rebels. Fight the Empire

Details the exploits of the crew of the Ghost and how they stand up to the fearsome Galactic Empire.

May 5, 2015
Summer's friendship games by Allen, Elise, author.

Summer's friendship games

After secretly becoming friends with Thunderbolt, one of the mischievous Weeds, Summer invites him to her beach party but his brothers tag along, ruining the party, and the two teams of magical siblings decide to settle their disagreements with a competition, judged by Mother Nature and Bluster Tempest.

May 2, 2015
Supergirl vs. Brainiac by Sonneborn, Scott.

Supergirl vs. Brainiac

Brainiac the evil android and clones have tricked Superman into straying far from Earth, leaving the planet unprotected--so it is up to Supergirl to save Metropolis from the super villain's army.

May 5, 2015
The Banana Bunch and the birthday party by Ziefert, Harriet.

The Banana Bunch and the birthday party

Friends who call themselves the Banana Bunch pitch in to plan and prepare a surprise birthday party for one of their regular members, Molly's dog Scruffy, and Scruffy repays them by finding their missing baseball. Includes ideas for making someone's birthday special.

Apr 30, 2015
The Banana Bunch and the magic show by Ziefert, Harriet, author.

The Banana Bunch and the magic show

Friends who call themselves the Banana Bunch go on a picnic, play in the park, agree on a secret club password, and raise money by putting on a magic show that ends with Scruffy the dog disappearing.

Apr 30, 2015
The best bat by Howard, Ryan, 1979- author.

The best bat

A new chapter book series from Major League Baseball's 2006 National League MVP, Ryan Howard. Little Rhino's baseball season is in full swing! Grandpa James even buys Rhino a new bat as a reward for keeping up with all of his schoolwork. But, after practice, Rhino's bat goes missing! With a big game coming up, will Rhino be able to find his bat in time to help his team?

May 5, 2015
The Boulder brothers - meet Mo and Jo by Lynn, Sarah, 1975-

The Boulder brothers - meet Mo and Jo

Mo and Jo are cavemen who, in three easy-to-read chapters, try to improve the smell of themselves and their cave, attempt to play hide-and-seek, and discover that there is more than one way to stay warm on a cold day.

May 5, 2015
The emerald berries by Green, Poppy.

The emerald berries

Eight-year-old Sophie learns about some special emerald berries that will make the perfect color for a painting she wants to do, so she asks her friend Hattie to go with her to Weedsnag Way, a part of the forest that is far from home and very frightening.

May 5, 2015
The great escape by Dixon, Franklin W, author.

The great escape

When television wildlife celebrities Jumpin' Jack and his son bring their menagerie to Bayport Elementary, Frank and Joe are on the case for a boa constrictor that goes missing.

May 5, 2015
The missing zucchini by Falcone, L. M. (Lucy M.), 1951- author.

The missing zucchini

May 5, 2015
The moon bandits by Sonneborn, Scott.

The moon bandits

A team of Xenoformers from Galaxy X are stealing the Moon and causing havoc on Earth, and while Superman tries to stop the aliens, he has to depend on Lex Luthor to defend Metropolis from massive tidal waves--but Lex has his own nefarious plans.

May 5, 2015
The mystery across the secret bridge by Paris, Harper. author.

The mystery across the secret bridge

While in Machu Picchu, Peru, with their parents, eight-year-old twins Ethan and Ella cross a secret bridge and discover a mysterious stone sculpture.

May 5, 2015
The Penguin's crime wave by Sutton, Laurie.

The Penguin's crime wave

The Penguin hijacks a luxury yacht with his penguin-shaped submarine and it is up to Batman to stop him and rescue the passengers and crew.

May 5, 2015
The poisoned planet by Manning, Matthew K.

The poisoned planet

In an attempt to force the Daily Planet newspaper to stop wasting paper, Poison Ivy creates a vine of kryptonite that covers the whole building, and a seriously weakened Superman must find a way to stop her before she kills Lois and his other friends.

May 5, 2015
Toy box trouble! by Weingartner, Amy, author.

Toy box trouble!

"A sparkling star transports Elsa, Anna, Jack Sparrow, and several other friends and enemies into the exciting world of the Toy Box. They quickly find themselves on a wild adventure that can only be found inside Disney Infinity!"--Page [4] of cover.

May 5, 2015
Wonder Woman vs. Circe by Sutton, Laurie.

Wonder Woman vs. Circe

In her quest to destroy Wonder Woman, Circe the immortal sorceress has unleashed the Trinity Beast, an ancient, magical monster which steals her powers--and Wonder Woman must fight to save both the world and her mortal enemy.

May 5, 2015