Secret Keepers by Trenton Lee Stewart
Reuben discovers an extraordinary antique watch, he soon learns it has
a secret power and his life takes an intriguing turn. At first he is
thrilled with his new treasure, but as one secret leads to another,
Reuben finds himself torn between his innately honest nature and the
lure to be a hero.
he is on a dangerous adventure--full of curious characters, treacherous
traps, and hairsbreadth escapes--as he races to solve the mystery
before it is too late. Even with fearless Penny, mighty Jack, and the
wise Mrs. Genevieve on his side, can Reuben outwit and outmaneuver the
sly villain called The Smoke and his devious defenders the Directions
and save the city from a terrible fate?
this ingeniously crafted novel, acclaimed New
York Times bestselling
author Trenton Lee Stewart invites readers to join the adventure,
decipher the clues, and ask themselves the question: Is knowing a
secret a gift or a curse?
Brave Kitten by Holly Webb
story is about a young girl called Helena who helps out at the local
vet surgery where her older cousin, Lucy works. On the way to the
surgery one day, they find an injured kitten under a car. They feel
sorry for the kitten and take him straight to the clinic. Helena loves
this cat and takes care of him as longs as he's at the surgery. There
he is operated on and gets a cast. Caramel (as Helena calls him) has no
chip or collar. He has nobody to claim him. He's homeless. Caramel is
fed up of being stuck in the clinic! Will anyone give this poor kitten
a home? Who will claim him? Find out in The Brave Kitten.
Pete the Cat: Five Little Pumpkins by James Dean
the Cat takes on the classic favorite children's song "Five Little
Pumpkins" in New York Times bestselling author
James Dean's Pete the Cat: Five Little Pumpkins.
Join Pete as he rocks out to this cool adaptation of the classic
President by Charles Schulz
for Snoopy in this 8x8 storybook just in time for the 2016 Presidential
Pigpen and Linus are running against each other for class president,
and they each decide to get their photos taken with a dog to improve
their likability. But after the photos, Snoopy realizes he’s popular
enough to run on his own! Good Grief! Can a dog even be elected class
president? Looks like Snoopy can!
Around the World: 4 Beloved Tales by Cari Meister
Think there's just
one fairy tale with an overworked girl and wicked stepsisters? Think
again! Cultures all around the world have their own Cinderella stories.
Visit Canada, China, Egypt, and France, and find out whose glass
slippers are made of red silk, and whose fairy godmother is a fish.
Also in the series check out "Snow White Stories
Around the World: 4 Beloved Tales"
by Michael Dahl
the arrival at the stadium to the last goodnight, Goodnight Baseball is
a sweet, nostalgic tale—told in gentle, fun rhyme—about the thrill of
the game and a day at the ballpark.
Also in the series check out " Goodnight Football"
and "Goodnight Hockey"
Hank's Big Day by Evan
Hank is a
pill bug with a busy life—for a pill bug, that is. His daily routine
involves nibbling a dead leaf, climbing up a long stick, avoiding a
skateboarder, and playing pretend with his best friend, a human girl
named Amelia, in her backyard. And when day is done, Hank likes nothing
better than returning home to his cozy rock.
The Best Man by Richard Peck
When Archer is in sixth grade, his beloved uncle
Paul marries another man—Archer’s favorite student teacher. But that’s
getting ahead of the story, and a wonderful story it is. In Archer’s
sweetly naďve but observant voice, his life through elementary school
is recounted: the outspoken, ever-loyal friends he makes, the teachers
who blunder or inspire, and the family members who serve as his role
models. From one exhilarating, unexpected episode to another, Archer’s
story rolls along as he puzzles over the people in his life and the
kind of person he wants to become…and manages to help his uncle become
his best self as well.
Tate Animal Doctor in Training by Jacqueline Kelly
soft-hearted Travis discovers an abandoned baby skunk, he can't help
but bring him home and take care of him. Stinky, as Travis names him,
settles in pretty well. But when Travis discovers Stinky's litter-mate,
Winky, who is in need of some help, things get complicated around the
Tate house. One skunk is a piece of cake; two is just asking for
trouble. Will Travis and Callie be able to keep the critters away from
Mother's careful eyes―and nose?
of Bricks by Kurt Cyrus
a hard hat and all your tools, and get ready for a construction
adventure in counting! This clever, rhyming picture book leads readers
through a day in the life of a construction crew building with bricks.
A brick may seem like just a simple block, but in groupings of ten,
twenty, and more, it can create many impressive structures, from hotels
to schools to skyscrapers. This is a terrific introduction to counting
in quantities for children.
Next Door by Karen English
In the fourth book in the Carver Chronicles
series, third grader Calvin is dealing with his next door neighbors
moving away—and the school bully moving in. Meanwhile, competition at
the school science fair is heating up, and Calvin must decide what to
do when his data doesn't prove his theory. This lively installment in a
chapter book series about a diverse group of elementary schoolers by
Coretta Scott King Honoree Karen English offers spot-on storytelling,
relatable characters and situations, and plenty of action.
Ninjago: Ghost Ninja by Greg Farshtey
defeating Master Chen, the ninja have never been more united. But when
the cursed spirit of Morro--the Master of Wind and Master Wu's first
pupil--blows into town and possesses Lloyd, the ninja must find a way
to save their friend without their elemental powers.
Also includes a never-before-seen look into the secret world of Ninjago
in The Lost Scrolls of Spinjitzu.
The second in an epic graphic novel series of new stories and
action-packed adventures following the Masters of Spinjitzu. Features
exclusive content that holds more secrets and stories about the world
Pokemon XY, VOL. 1
by Kusaka Hidenori
adventures inspired by the best-selling Pokémon X and Y video games!
All your favorite Pokémon game characters jump out of the screen into
the pages of this action-packed manga!
Trouble at Trident
Academy by Debbie Dadey
Shelly and Echo are excited to begin third grade at the prestigious
Trident Academy, but snooty Pearl, jokester Rocky, brilliant Kiki,
grumpy Mr. Fangtooth, and an argument over their first project
challenge the best friends. Includes facts about marine plants and
animals and words to the Mermaid Tales Song.
Also in the series check out "Battle of the Best
Donatello by Brian
ŇbrainsÓ of the Turtles steps out on his own in this unique tale!
Intrigued by a cutting-edge science fair, Donatello goes incognito in
public to get his fill of the latest tech. Little does he know that the
fair is hosted by none other than Baxter StockmanŃand he's holding a
competition to see who can create the best gizmo to find the Turtles
first! It's up to Don to out-geek the geeks, all while keeping his
cover! Don't miss this awesome, fun-filled adventure! Art by Wet MoonŐs
Also in the series check out "Michelangelo",
"Leonardo" and "Raphael"
Little Bo Peep and
Her Bad, Bad Sheep: A Mother Goose Hullabaloo by A.L.Wegwerth
Bo Peep has lost her sheep as usual. What starts out as a simple
nursery rhyme quickly derails into mayhem. Bo Peep can t find her
sheep, but readers will, and they ll be coaching Bo from the sidelines
as they watch her mischievous sheep swiping mittens from kittens,
toppling Humpty Dumpty, and trampling Mary s garden. Dozens of beloved
Mother Goose characters have cameos and all have run-ins with the
sheep. Readers will giggle all the way to the end when at last they can
finish the rhyme, as the sheep (sheepishly) come home, wagging their
tails, of course."
Gertie's Leap to
Greatness by Kate Beasley
Reece Foy is 100% Not-From-Concentrate awesome. She has a daddy who
works on an oil rig, a great-aunt who always finds the lowest prices at
the Piggly Wiggly, and two loyal best friends. So when her absent
mother decides to move away from their small town, Gertie sets out on
her greatest mission yet: becoming the best fifth grader in the
universe to show her mother exactly what she'll be leaving behind.
There's just one problem: Seat-stealing new girl Mary Sue Spivey wants
to be the best fifth grader, too. And there is simply not enough room
at the top for the two of them.