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Angel by Miles, Ellen, author. Angel

Charles and Lizzie Peterson love puppies. Their family fosters these young dogs, giving them love and proper care, until they can find the perfect forever home. While hiking with her new environmental club, Lizzie sees a dog stranded in the woods. After a dramatic rescue, the Petersons decide that they have to foster Angel, an adorable Havanese. With everything this playful pup has been through, will she find the right new owner?

Sep 19, 2017
Dinosaur detectives by Stamper, Judith Bauer. Dinosaur detectives

The Magic School Bus takes Ms. Frizzle and her class on a trip to the Museum of Natural History. During the trip the class travels back to the Mesozoic Era and experiences a first hand Jurassic adventure!

Sep 16, 2017
Escape of the deadly dinosaur - USA by Hunt, Elizabeth Singer. Escape of the deadly dinosaur - USA

Meet Jack Stalwart. Code name: COURAGE. Jack is an ordinary kid who becomes a secret agent by night, thwarting evil all over the world as he searches for his missing brother, Max. An eager young scientist has brought to life a dangerous flesh-eating dinosaur by crossing its DNA with that of his pet dog, Freddie. Can Jack capture the dinosaur before it destroys New York City?

Sep 20, 2017
Geronimo Stilton, Micekings. 5, The mysterious message by Geronimo Stilton, Micekings. 5, The mysterious message

When they receive a damaged message in a bottle from the Oofa Oofa rodents in the ancient far north, Geronimo Stiltonord and the micekings set sail to Oofadale but are attacked by a band of dragons while on their voyage.

Sep 19, 2017
Humphrey's treasure hunt trouble by Birney, Betty G., author. Humphrey's treasure hunt trouble

Humphrey might be the only one who can solve the mystery of the missing treasure hunt prize! Garth has a surprise for his friends when they get to his party—a treasure hunt! Riddles are hidden all around his backyard and he put the prize in the best hiding spot of all—Humphrey’s cage. Only Humphrey knows something Garth doesn’t: someone stole the prize! Humphrey doesn’t know who took it, but he is good at solving mysteries. Can he put the clues together and save the treasure hunt? With sweet ill

Sep 19, 2017
Isadora Moon goes camping by Muncaster, Harriet, author. Isadora Moon goes camping

Half-fairy, half-vampire Isadora Moon goes on a family camping trip to the beach and loses her father's heirloom comb.

Sep 19, 2017
Knights vs. dragons by Kent, Jaden, author. Knights vs. dragons

"Twin dragons Ella and Owen are on the wrong side of Fright Mountain--the side where there are castles and knights in shining armor. But these knights hate dragons! Will Ella and Owen find their way home before the knights catch them?"--

Sep 16, 2017
Lucky jars & broken promises by Perry, Chrissie, author. Lucky jars & broken promises

Penelope tries to impress her father with her booth at the school fair in the third book in the charming Penelope Perfect chapter book series.Penelope Kingston is absolutely certain that her stall at the school fair will be a huge success. She and Oscar are in charge of the lucky jars, and Penelope wants to break last year's record. This is even more important because Penelope's dad is coming to the fair. She and her brother don't get to see him very much these days so Penelope is about to burst

Sep 19, 2017
Maggie and the flying pigs by Baker, E. D., author. Maggie and the flying pigs

Maggie's adventures in the Enchanted Forest continue in the fourth book of a new chapter book series by E. D. Baker! Maggie's newest chore at her friend Bob's stable is taking care of flying pigs -- but they're not so easy to deal with! Maggie's used to putting up with a lot though, like her step-mother Zelia, who is trying to get Maggie's step-brother Peter a job at the stable. Peter working with Maggie? Yeah, right! Maybe when pigs fly . . .This black-and-white illustrated series is perfect fo

Sep 20, 2017
Maggie and the unicorn by Baker, E. D. Maggie and the unicorn

Maggie's adventures in the Enchanted Forest continue in the third book of a new chapter book series by E. D. Baker! Eight-year-old Maggie has a keen eye for noticing things in the Enchanted Forest that no one else does – like magical fish, griffins and ... unicorns! Maggie is loving her new life now that she gets to help her friend, Bob, take care of magical animals at his stable. Not only does she help out in his barn, but she also accompanies him on special trips to help injured animals. When

Sep 20, 2017
Peril at the Grand Prix - Italy by Hunt, Elizabeth Singer. Peril at the Grand Prix - Italy

Destination: Italy. Jack's car-racing hero, Morgan Parks, is in danger. Someone has already tried to kill him once, and they're about to try again. Can Secret Agent Jack Stalwart save his idol and the Italian team's chance to win the Monza Grand Prix?

Sep 20, 2017
The adventure in the Amazon - Brazil by Hunt, Elizabeth Singer, author. The adventure in the Amazon - Brazil

"Meet Jack and Max Stalwart, Code Names: Courage and Wisdom. Jack and Max are ordinary kids who become secret agents by night, thwarting evil and saving priceless treasures as they solve mysteries around the world. Destination: Brazil. Secret agents Jack and Max Stalwart are sent to the Amazon jungle to investigate the disappearance of an important Global Protection Force scientist. Soon, they discover that the scientist's disappearance is no accident. A greedy outlaw is illegally mining for gol

Sep 20, 2017
The adventures of Caveboy by Bardhan-Quallen, Sudipta, author. The adventures of Caveboy

Caveboy loves banging his club, running really fast, and playing with his friends, but when his club breaks, he needs to find a new one, leading him to making a new friend and discovering his own bravery.

Sep 19, 2017
The battle for the Emerald Buddha - Thailand by Hunt, Elizabeth Singer, author. The battle for the Emerald Buddha - Thailand

"Meet Jack and Max Stalwart, Code Names: Courage and Wisdom. Jack and Max are ordinary kids who become secret agents by night, thwarting evil and saving priceless treasures as they solve mysteries around the world. Destination: Thailand. Temporarily retired from the GPF-Global Protection Force-and on family vacation, Jack Stalwart and his older brother, Max, are motivated to act when a band of thieves takes the Emerald Buddha from the Grand Palace in Bangkok. Without the help of the GPF, they're

Sep 20, 2017
The caper of the crown jewels - England by Hunt, Elizabeth Singer. The caper of the crown jewels - England

n The Caper of the Crown Jewels, Jack is summoned to solve a matter of grave national importance: the theft of the Crown Jewels of the British Empire from the Tower of London. Arriving on the scene, he is greeted by a traditional Tower guard- a Yeoman Warder (or Beefeater)- who explains what's missing: The Imperial State Crown, the Sovereign's Orb, and the Sovereign's Scepter with the cross containing the finest-cut diamond in the world, the Star of Africa. Jack identifies Ivan the Incredible an

Sep 20, 2017
The curse of the Cairo cat - a Lottie Lipton adventure by Metcalf, Dan, author. The curse of the Cairo cat - a Lottie Lipton adventure

"Welcome to the British Museum, home to Lottie Lipton: nine-year-old investigator extraordinaire! When the mysterious Golden Cat of Cairo disappears, Sir Trevelyan Taylor, the head curator of the British Museum, is NOT impressed. Can Lottie and her friends follow the clues and find the missing cat?"--

Sep 16, 2017
The deadly race to space - Russia by Hunt, Elizabeth Singer. The deadly race to space - Russia

Destination: Russia. On the eve of the first manned mission to Mars, Secret agent Jack Stalwart learns that the mission's chief rocket engineer has disappeared. When he finds out that engineer is his father, Jack vows the kidnapper will live to regret it. Can Jack keep his cool to save the day?

Sep 20, 2017
The dragonsitter - trick or treat? by Lacey, Josh, author. The dragonsitter - trick or treat?

On Halloween the night is full of strange creatures: witches, vampires, ghosts and dragons. In their seventh adventure Eddie and Emily take their uncle's pet dragons trick or treating. But the dragons have quite the sweet tooth, and it's not long before things go ghoulishly wrong ...

Sep 19, 2017
The Egyptian enchantment - a Lottie Lipton adventure by Metcalf, Dan, author. The Egyptian enchantment - a Lottie Lipton adventure

"Welcome to the British Museum, home to Lottie Lipton: nine-year-old investigator extraordinaire! When Lottie reads a magic spell that brings some mischievous Egyptian statues to life, the museum ends up in a complete mess! Can Lottie and her friends track them down before they destroy the whole museum?"--

Sep 16, 2017
The evil pumpkin pie fight by Kent, Jaden, author. The evil pumpkin pie fight

In this fourth book in the Ella and Owen series, the dragon siblings run up against an evil pumpkin king, a hungry spider, and a witch. On top of that, they have to deal with an army of pumpkins that want to fight with pie, when all the twins really want to do is get home without getting lost. As the fourth book in the Ella and Owen series begins, Ella's sense of adventure gets the twins in trouble--yet again! The siblings are stuck outside at night, unsure of where they are, when a light in the

Sep 16, 2017
The fight for the frozen land - Arctic by Hunt, Elizabeth Singer. The fight for the frozen land - Arctic

A team of GPF scientists has vanished in the Arctic while doing research on global warming. While rescuing them from the jaws of a hungry polar bear, nine-year-old secret agent jack Stalwart learns of the malicious Black Arctic Project - a group of mysterious villains are speeding up global warming by blowing up glaciers. Can Jack stop them before the entire planet is doomed?

Sep 20, 2017
The home-alone kitten by Nolan, Tina, author. The home-alone kitten

"In a perfect world, there would be no need for Animal Magic. But Ella and Caleb Harrison, who live at the animal rescue center with their parents, know that life isn't perfect. Every day there's a new arrival in need of their help! When soccer star Jake Adams cancels his appearance at Animal Magic's anniversary celebration, Ella is determined to find out why. But when she and Caleb arrive at Jake's house, all they find is his adopted kitten, Charlie, meowing on the doorstep." --Page 4 of cover.

Sep 20, 2017
The homeless foal by Nolan, Tina, author. The homeless foal

When a new foal is born at Animal Magic, Ella wants to make sure that she can find a new home for him that is close enough for her to visit.

Sep 20, 2017
The hunt for the Yeti skull - Nepal by Hunt, Elizabeth Singer. The hunt for the Yeti skull - Nepal

Provided by amazon.com.

Sep 20, 2017
The injured fox kit by Nolan, Tina, author. The injured fox kit

Abandoned, lost, neglected? There's always a home at Animal Magic! In a perfect world, there would be no need for Animal Magic. But Ella and Caleb Harrison, who live at the animal rescue center with their parents, know that life isn't perfect. Every day there's a new arrival in need of their help! When Ella finds an injured fox kit, shes desperate to nurse him back to health at Animal Magic, her familys animal rescue center. She names him Copper and constantly picks him up to cuddle him. But wil

Sep 20, 2017
The lost duckling by Nolan, Tina, author. The lost duckling

"Abandoned...lost...neglected? There's always a home at Animal Magic! In a perfect world there'd be no need for Animal Magic. But Ella and Caleb Harrison, who live at the animal rescue center with their parents, know that life isn't perfect. Every day there's a new arrival in need of their help. When Ella sees a family of ducks on the river, she falls in love with a tiny, timid duckling she names Daisy. One day, Daisy gets hopelessly lost. With so many dangers facing a duckling who's all alone,

Sep 20, 2017
The mission to find Max - Egypt by Hunt, Elizabeth Singer. The mission to find Max - Egypt

The Global Protection Force refused to share any details with Jack about his brother's whereabouts, but on two previous missions, Jack had collected clues that pointed to Max being in Egypt. Now Jack has reason to believe that King Tut's diadem--a crown thought to have magical powers--is the cause of Max's disappearance. Can Jack prevent an ancient and terrible curse of the pharaohs from wreaking havoc and finally save Max?

Sep 20, 2017
The mystery of the Mona Lisa - France by Hunt, Elizabeth Singer. The mystery of the Mona Lisa - France

When the Mona Lisa is stolen, Jack Stalwart, a secret agent with the Global Protection Force, must find it before it leaves the country and is never seen again.

Sep 20, 2017
The Plant Pixies by Pearl, Alexa, 1967- author. The Plant Pixies

In book 5 of the Tales of Sasha series, the Plant Pixies are after the flying horses' feathers. Can Sasha find a way to stop them? Sasha has officially become a princess, but she doesn't have time to celebrate! The plant pixies are stealing feathers from the flying horses, and if they lose too many feathers, all of their magic will disappear. Will Sasha be able to find a way to stop the plant pixies and protect her fellow flying horses?

Sep 19, 2017
The pursuit of the ivory poachers - Kenya by Hunt, Elizabeth Singer. The pursuit of the ivory poachers - Kenya

Jack finally receives a coded message from his brother Max, possibly detailing his whereabouts. But duty calls, and Jack is whisked away to the sweltering savannah of Kenya before he can decipher it. Once there, a wise and kind Masai chief alerts Jack to a series of elephant killings where the corpses have been robbed of their tusks. Jack must find the malevolent ring of poachers responsible before more of these endangered species are destroyed.

Sep 20, 2017
The runaway rabbit by Nolan, Tina, author. The runaway rabbit

"In a perfect world, there would be no need for Animal Magic. But Ella and Caleb Harrison, who live at the animal rescue center with their parents, know that life isn't perfect. Every day there's a new arrival in need of their help! When Beanie the baby rabbit arrives at Animal Magic, she's terrified of people and hides at the back of her hutch. Ella is determined to help the shy creaturebut can she solve the mystery of the rabbit's real owner?" --Page 4 of cover.

Sep 20, 2017
The search for the sunken treasure - Australia by Hunt, Elizabeth Singer. The search for the sunken treasure - Australia

Secret agent Jack Stalwart searches for a diver missing from the Great Barrier Reef and a treasure that has vanished from the wreck of the HMS Pandora while trying to defeat a deadly band of pirates.

Sep 20, 2017
The secret of the sacred temple - Cambodia by Hunt, Elizabeth Singer. The secret of the sacred temple - Cambodia

Provided by amazon.com.

Sep 20, 2017
The secrets of the stone - a Lottie Lipton adventure by Metcalf, Dan, author. The secrets of the stone - a Lottie Lipton adventure

"Welcome to the British Museum, home to Lottie Lipton: nine-year-old investigator extraordinaire! There's been a break-in at the British Museum and someone's after the priceless Rosetta Stone. When Lottie spots a hidden message, she and her friends might be on the verge of a great discovery. Can they follow the clues, and what will they find if they do?"--

Sep 16, 2017
The theft of the Samurai sword - Japan by Hunt, Elizabeth Singer. The theft of the Samurai sword - Japan

Under the cover of darkness, a band of ninja thieves has stolen some of Japan's most priceless treasures, including an ancient samurai sword. Can Secret Agent Jack Stalwart take on the gang before the treasures are lost forever?

Sep 20, 2017
The three little pugs by Jones, Noah (Noah Z.), author, illustrator. The three little pugs

Princess Pink has to shut down a shady car dealership run by the Three Little Pugs! This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line called Branches, which is aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina. Branches books help readers grow! In the Land of Fake-Believe, Princess Pink meets the Three Little Pugs--the trickiest car dealers in town.

Sep 19, 2017
The unwanted puppy by Nolan, Tina, author. The unwanted puppy

"Abandoned, lost, neglected? There's always a home at Animal Magic! In a perfect world there'd be no need for Animal Magic Rescue Centre. But Eva and Karl Harrison, who live at the centre with their parents, know that life isn't perfect. Every day there's a new arrival in need of their help. When Eva finds Honey, a beautiful golden retriever puppy, dumped on the doorstep of Animal Magic, she's desperate to find the lovable young dog a new home. But Karl has other ideas. He wants to follow up the

Sep 20, 2017
Timo's party by Allenby, Victoria, 1989- author. Timo's party

Big parties make Timo's fur stand on end. But hosting one might be the key to helping his friend Hedgewick's culinary dreams come true. A famous food critic is coming to town, and an apple festival in Timo's orchard would be just the thing to showcase Hedgewick's cooking. So the introverted rabbit begins to prepare the party, one invitation, decoration and arrangement at a time. But when the big day arrives, will the support from his friends and his belief in Hedgewick's cooking be enough to imp

Sep 19, 2017
Tiny Prancer by Colleen, Marcie, author. Tiny Prancer

A funny chapter book series filled with full-color illustrations and adorable animals! It's the most wonderful time of the year in the Grumpy Woods--the Great Hibernation! Mayor Quill, Humphrey Hedgehog, and the rest of the animals are looking forward to some much-needed rest, but the Super Happy Party Bears want to add more YAY to the holiday--by delivering homemade presents! When the critters of the Grumpy Woods wish for a heavy snowfall to avoid the bears' cheer, they end up getting completel

Sep 16, 2017
Wallace and Grace and the lost puppy by Alexander, Heather, 1967- author. Wallace and Grace and the lost puppy

Provided by amazon.com.

Sep 19, 2017