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A wrinkle in time by L'Engle, Madeleine.

A wrinkle in time

Young Meg Murry, her brother Charles, and their friend Calvin, embark on a journey through space and time, assisted by three eccentric women, when they set out to find Meg's father, a physicist who disappeared while experimenting with time travel.

Nov 23, 2014
Alice in Wonderland & Through the looking glass by Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898.

Alice in Wonderland & Through the looking glass

By falling down a rabbit hole and stepping through a mirror, Alice experiences unusual adventures with a variety of nonsensical characters.

Nov 23, 2014
Anne of Avonlea by Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), 1874-1942.

Anne of Avonlea

Sixteen year old Anne Shirley is now a school teacher in a small village on Prince Edward Island.

Nov 23, 2014
Anne of Green Gables by Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), 1874-1942.

Anne of Green Gables

Anne, an eleven-year-old orphan, is sent by mistake to live with a lonely middle-aged brother and sister on a Prince Edward Island farm and proceeds to make an indelible impression on everyone around her.

Nov 23, 2014
Charlie Joe Jackson's guide to summer vacation by Greenwald, Tom.

Charlie Joe Jackson's guide to summer vacation

Bright but unenthusiastic middle school student Charlie Joe Jackson signs up for the school play in an attempt to get straight As on his last quarter report card in order to avoid having to go to Camp Rituhbukkee over the summer.

Nov 21, 2014
Dork Diaries. 8, Tales from a not-so-happily ever after by Russell, Rachel Renée, author.

Dork Diaries. 8, Tales from a not-so-happily ever after

A bump on the head suffered during gym class causes middle school drama queen Nikki Maxwell to have a crazy dream where all of her acquaintances assume the roles of familiar fairy tale characters.

Nov 21, 2014
Finding Nemo by Disney Press

Finding Nemo

Nov 20, 2014
Frozen - the junior novelization by Nathan, Sarah, adapter.

Frozen - the junior novelization

When the kingdom is trapped in an eternal winter, Anna, a young dreamer, must team up with Kristoff, a daring mountain man, and his reindeer on the grandest of journeys to find Anna's sister, the Snow Queen Elsa, and put an end to her icy spell. Encountering mystical trolls, a hilarious snowman named Olaf, Everest-like extremes, and magic at every turn, Anna and Kristoff battle the elements in a race to save the kingdom from destruction.

Nov 23, 2014
Geronimo Stilton. Book 20, Surf's up, Geronimo! by

Geronimo Stilton. Book 20, Surf's up, Geronimo!

Geronimo tries to enjoy his seaside vacation even though his hotel is dilapidated.

Nov 23, 2014
Geronimo Stilton. Book 22, The secret of Cacklefur Castle by

Geronimo Stilton. Book 22, The secret of Cacklefur Castle

Geronimo is invited by his friend Creepella von Cacklefur to her family's spooky castle, and he is surrounded by the gloom of the castle as well as by Creepella's creepy family!

Nov 23, 2014
Geronimo Stilton. Book 24, Field trip to Niagara Falls by

Geronimo Stilton. Book 24, Field trip to Niagara Falls

Geronimo Stilton recounts his trip to Niagara Falls when he accompanies some young mice there as part of a school field trip.

Nov 23, 2014
Judy Moody around the world in 8 1/2 days by McDonald, Megan.

Judy Moody around the world in 8 1/2 days

Judy Moody's new friendship with Amy Namey causes problems with her old friends and the school project they are working on together.

Nov 23, 2014
Land os stories- the enchantress returns by Colfer, Chris

Land os stories- the enchantress returns

Nov 20, 2014
Long walk to water by Park, Linda Sue

Long walk to water

Nov 20, 2014
Lost by Patterson, James

Lost

Nov 20, 2014
Marvel's guardians of the galazy by Wyatt, Chris

Marvel's guardians of the galazy

Nov 20, 2014
Monsters, Inc., collection by Disney Press

Monsters, Inc., collection

Nov 20, 2014
Mrs. Lane is a pain! by Gutman, Dan, author.

Mrs. Lane is a pain!

It's time for the Ella Mentry talent show! This year Principal Klutz has hired a professional, Mrs. Lane, to help the kids with their talents. But what will A.J.'s talent be? And what happens when the talent show gets put on TV?

Nov 21, 2014
Shouldn't you be in school? by Snicket, Lemony, author.

Shouldn't you be in school?

Young Lemony Snicket investigates a rash of fires that have plagued the town of Stain'd-by-the-Sea, revealing secrets that involve the Department of Education and the notorious villain Hangfire.

Nov 21, 2014
The amazing Spider-Man 2 - the junior novel. by

The amazing Spider-Man 2 - the junior novel.

Peter Parker continues to adjust to his ever-changing life of family, friends, and being the Super Hero wall-crawler known as the Amazing Spider-Man. Since gaining great power and great responsibility, Spidey has fought crime all over the city day in and day out, and it's taken its toll on Peter's life. Gwen has moved on from their relationship. His old friend Harry Osborn has returned and plans to take over Oscorp. And a new enemy has risen to wreak havoc across Manhattan: Electro! With the cit

Nov 23, 2014