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The Courage of Cat Campbell

by Natasha Lowe Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books (January 06, 2015)

“Lowe echoes the whimsy of J.K. Rowling with…charismatic characters.” —Publishers Weekly

“Fans of Matilda…will be happy to meet another spunky girl.” —School Library Journal

Cat Campbell is a...


Killing Time in Crystal City

by Chris Lynch Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (January 13, 2015)

A teen runs away from his broken life and invents a new one in this “absorbing and satisfying” (Booklist) adventure from Printz Honor winner and National Book Award finalist Chris Lynch.

Crystal City called...


Desolation Canyon

by Jonathan London & Sean London WestWinds Press (February 10, 2015)

This rapid-paced story for young readers from best-selling author Jonathan London churns with heart-stopping adventure as rafting novice Aaron confronts more than just white water on a life-changing trip in...


Diamond Boy

by Michael Williams Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (December 02, 2014)

My father says that a journey should always change your life in some way. Well, when you have nothing, I suppose a journey promises everything.

"Diamonds for everyone." That's what fifteen-year-old Patson Moyo...


The Emerald Casket

by Richard Newsome & Jonny Duddle Walden Pond Press (May 17, 2011)

It has only been a month since Gerald Wilkins be-came the richest kid on earth. One month since he found out his great-aunt Geraldine had left him all her fortune and, with it, a murder mystery, clues to a diamond...


House of Robots

by James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein & Juliana Neufeld Jimmy Patterson (November 24, 2014)

In this new highly-illustrated series from James Patterson, an extraordinary robot signs up for an ordinary fifth grade class... and elementary school will never be the same!

It was never easy for Sammy Hayes-Rodriguez...


Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang

by Emma Thompson Bloomsbury Publishing (April 05, 2010)

Nanny McPhee embarks on a brand new adventure in this brilliant, funny and captivating novel based on the new Nanny McPhee film.

The Green family is trying to survive the war in their house in the country, but...


The Year of the Rat

by Clare Furniss Margaret K. McElderry Books (November 04, 2014)

Pearl deals with death, life, and family in this haunting, humorous, and poignant debut that School Library Journal calls a “well-written depiction of adolescence and the pervasive, perplexing nature of loss.”...


Dead and Buried

by Anne Cassidy Bloomsbury Publishing (March 13, 2014)

It's been five years since Rose's mother Kathy went missing and, after recent events, all Rose wants to do is get on with her life. Which means taking a break from her complicated stepbrother, Joshua.

Then police...


Trolls on Hols

by Alan MacDonald & Mark Beech Bloomsbury Publishing (August 01, 2011)

It's summer and all of Ulrik's school friends seem to be going on something called 'holiday'. Mr and Mrs Troll investigate. Their neighbours, the Priddles have just bought a caravan, and after a muddled conversation,...


The Invisible Womble

by Elisabeth Beresford & Nick Price Bloomsbury Publishing (January 03, 2011)

Orinoco is certainly the tubbiest of the Wombles and is perhaps the Womble who needs the most encouragement to go out on the daily sortie to clear up and recycle all the rubbish that humans leave behind . ....


Iggy the Urk: BOOOM!

by Alan MacDonald & Mark Beech Bloomsbury Publishing (August 01, 2011)

Old Grumbly, a massive volcano that looms over the Urk valley, has begun to rumble and many Urks fear The End of the World is nigh. They agree that the only way to avoid catastrophe is for someone to climb the...


Euuugh! Eyeball Stew!

by Alan MacDonald & Mark Beech Bloomsbury Publishing (April 04, 2011)

Iggy discovers a young member of the Henna tribe lost in the jungle (Henna, so-named for their fiery red hair and penchant for covering their faces in mud). The girl is wearing some rare and precious firestones,...


Bringing the Summer

by Julia Green Bloomsbury Publishing (May 10, 2012)

It's the lazy end of summer and Freya is about to start her A levels. Her brother Joe died a year ago, but she is slowly coming to terms with his death. She is beginning to feel ready for something new - a change....


Butterfly Grave

by Anne Cassidy Bloomsbury Publishing (November 07, 2013)

Joshua's uncle has survived a near fatal accident and Rose and Joshua drive to Newcastle to visit him, along with their friend Skeggsie.

Joshua is convinced they are being followed. Can it be true, or is it just...


The Wombles to the Rescue

by Elisabeth Beresford & Nick Price Bloomsbury Publishing (March 07, 2011)

The Wombles have just gratefully returned to their burrow on Wimbledon Common. They had had to leave because heavy lorries thundering up and down the nearby road threatened to make the roof of the burrow cave...


Goat Pie

by Alan MacDonald & Mark Beech Bloomsbury Publishing (August 01, 2011)

When Ulrik Troll invites Grumpa for Trollmas (trollish Christmas) he thinks he is doing a good thing. Little does he know his parents have spun a few white lies about life in Biddlesden - its forests, mountains...


The Wombles Go round the World

by Elisabeth Beresford & Nick Price Bloomsbury Publishing (March 07, 2011)

Great Uncle Bulgaria loves telling the ancient and revered history of the Womble clans to the younger Wombles. But to his great sadness he notices that the young Wombles are not nearly as interested in the history...


Feathers in the Wind

by Sally Grindley Bloomsbury Publishing (September 13, 2012)

Two children accompany their parents as they travel the world helping animals on the verge of extinction. As their parents work alongside international agencies, the children have their own thrilling adventures....


MosiÂ?s War

by Cathy MacPhail Bloomsbury Publishing (May 09, 2013)

Patrick is happy living with his mum. She lets him do what he wants, pretty much, and it's only when his granny comes to stay that he has to get down to his homework and go to bed early. Then Patrick meets Mosi,...


Paw Prints in the Snow

by Sally Grindley Bloomsbury Publishing (February 02, 2012)

Two children accompany their parents as they travel the world helping animals on the verge of extinction. As their parents work alongside international agencies, the children have their own thrilling adventures....


Danger in the Dust

by Sally Grindley Bloomsbury Publishing (July 04, 2013)

Two children accompany their parents as they travel the world helping animals on the verge of extinction. As their parents work alongside international agencies, the children have their own thrilling adventures....


The Wombles at Work

by Elisabeth Beresford & Nick Price Bloomsbury Publishing (January 03, 2011)

There has been a huge festival and no end of rubbish has been left behind - everything from umbrellas to shoes, drinks cans and bottles. Who would have thought humans could leave so much behind, not bothering...


Shadows under the Sea

by Sally Grindley Bloomsbury Publishing (May 10, 2012)

Two children accompany their parents as they travel the world helping animals on the verge of extinction. As their parents work alongside international agencies, the children have their own thrilling adventures....


Refugee Boy

by Benjamin Zephaniah Bloomsbury Publishing (July 04, 2011)

Alem is on holiday with his father for a few days in London. He has never been out of Ethiopia before and is very excited. They have a great few days togther until one morning when Alem wakes up in the bed and...


Helicopter Man

by Elizabeth Fensham Bloomsbury Publishing (August 01, 2011)

Pete's dad is being pursued by a secret organisation and both their lives are in danger. That's why they never stay in the same place long, and always stay out of sight. Pete knows he leads an unusual life for...


A Beautiful Lie

by Irfan Master Bloomsbury Publishing (January 04, 2011)

An extraordinarily rich debut novel, set in India in 1947 at the time of Partition. Although the backdrop is this key event in Indian history, the novel is even more far-reaching, touching on the importance...


Sektion 20

by Paul Dowswell Bloomsbury Publishing (September 05, 2011)

Alex lives in East Berlin. The cold war is raging and he and his family are forbidden to leave. But the longer he stays the more danger he is in.

Alex is no longer pretending to be a model East German, and the...


Mad Dog Moonlight

by Pauline Fisk Bloomsbury Publishing (December 01, 2013)

Mad Dog Moonlight is only a young boy when he is picked up by the police on a lonely Welsh mountain road with a baby in his arms, and nothing from his past except the memory of the name his mother gave him,...


Winter Damage

by Natasha Carthew Bloomsbury Publishing (August 01, 2013)

*Shortlisted for the prestigious Branford Boase Award*

On a frozen Cornish moor, a fourteen-year-old girl lives in a trailer with her dad and little brother. Ennor's mother left years ago, when things started...


Holly

by Mary Hooper Bloomsbury Publishing (January 31, 2013)

'Holly. I hope you won't mind me buying you this. I think it's the sort of thing you'll like. Am I right? And I think it matches your eyes. This comes with best wishes from (and I know it's corny). A Friend.'...


Megan 3

by Mary Hooper Bloomsbury Publishing (September 13, 2012)

It is Jack's , Megan's son, first birthday party and the atmosphere is very tense. But Megan is being distracted by the unusual amount of telephone calls that her mother is getting. Surely Mum hasn't got a boyfriend...


This Northern Sky

by Julia Green Bloomsbury Publishing (July 04, 2013)

Kate's parents are taking her on holiday with them to a cottage on a remote island in the Hebrides. Kate can't imagine anything more boring. But underneath her sulkiness, Kate is scared. Her parents have been...


The Finding of Freddie Perkins

by Liz Baddaley Bloomsbury Publishing (June 10, 2013)

Freddie Perkins has lost a lot. His mum, for a start. His friends and his home, now he's been dragged up to Scotland to live with his granny. And even his dad - because even though Dad's still there, he and...


The Dagger Quick

by Brian Eames Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books (May 10, 2011)

It’s the pirate’s life for Kitto in this “exciting and richly detailed historical swashbuckler” (Publishers Weekly).

Twelve-year-old Christopher, aka Kitto, is seemingly doomed to follow in the footsteps...


Throwaway Girl

by Kristine Scarrow Dundurn (October 01, 2014)

Since she was thirteen years old, Andy Burton has learned about survival at Haywood House, a group home for girls. Now almost eighteen, Andy must find a new home. Can she build a life for herself and find happiness?...


Seven Sorcerers

by Caro King Aladdin (May 03, 2011)

The Bogeyman is all too real in this fantasy Publishers Weekly calls “energetic and absorbing.”

Nin Redstone wakes up to discover that her brother has vanished—and she’s the only one who remembers him....


Moonglass

by Jessi Kirby Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (May 03, 2011)

Sarah Dessen says this “incredible first novel” is “fresh and wise, all at once.”

I read once that water is a symbol for emotions. And for a while now, I’ve thought maybe my mother drowned in both.

    ...


Mom, There's a Dinosaur in Beeson's Lake

by Trudi Trueit & Jim Paillot Aladdin (March 22, 2011)

Fourth grader Scab McNally has a real quandary on his hands. During a fishing expedition with his two best friends and new favorite doggy companion, golden retriever Joe, he's convinced that he glimpsed some...


"Shouldn't You Be in School?"

by Lemony Snicket & Seth Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (September 30, 2014)

Before the Baudelaires became orphans, before he encountered A Series of Unfortunate Events, even before the invention of Netflix, Lemony Snicket was a boy discovering the mysteries of the world.

Is Lemony Snicket...


Go! Fight! Twin!

by Belle Payton Simon Spotlight (October 28, 2014)

Ava pretends to be Alex at the cheerleading tryouts in the fourth book of the It Takes Two series! Will the twins get away with their big switch?

All of Alex’s new friends are trying out for the cheerleading...


The Troubles of Johnny Cannon

by Isaiah Campbell Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (October 14, 2014)

“A boy with a highly original voice winces his way into the bewildering world of adults during a neglected moment in American history” (Newbery Medalist Richard Peck) in this heroic coming-of-age novel.

Johnny...


Racing in the Rain

by Garth Stein HarperCollins (May 03, 2011)

Soon to be a family friendly major motion picture from Fox 2000 Studios—featuring Milo Ventimiglia, Amanda Seyfried, and Kevin Costner as the voice of Enzo the dog!

In this young readers’ edition of the...


Confessions: The Paris Mysteries

by James Patterson & Maxine Paetro Jimmy Patterson (October 06, 2014)

The City of Lights sets the stage for romance, drama and intrigue in the latest Confessions novel from the world's bestselling mystery writer!

After investigating multiple homicides and her family's decades-old...


She Wore Red Trainers: A Muslim Love Story

by Na'ima B. Robert Kube Publishing Ltd (June 07, 2014)

An emotional romance that explores the possibilities and passions young Muslims face when falling in love.


Mean Margaret

by Tor Seidler & Jon Agee Atheneum Books for Young Readers (October 07, 2014)

Unconditional kindness is the key in this National Book Award Finalist from the author of The Wainscott Weasel about nontraditional families, adoption, love—and a little peace and quiet.

Margaret is a mean,...


Jessica Darling's It List 2: The (Totally Not) Guaranteed Guide to Friends, Foes & Faux Friends

by Megan McCafferty Poppy (September 16, 2014)

Is it impossible for old elementary-school friends and new junior-high friends to all get along as just, you know, friends? Good or bad, that's what I'm about to find out.

Jessica Darling is finally getting the...


True Colors

by Jill Santopolo Aladdin (October 07, 2014)

The Sparkle Spa salon has never been busier—which is why it’s a big problem when a broken arm puts Brooke out of commission!

When Brooke breaks her arm, it’s disastrous timing for the Sparkle Spa. The Auden...


Ambassador

by William Alexander Margaret K. McElderry Books (September 23, 2014)

Gabe Fuentes is in for the ride of his life when he becomes Earth’s ambassador to the galaxy in this alien sci-fi adventure from the National Book Award–winning author of Goblin Secrets.

Gabe Fuentes is reading...


Cold Case

by Julia Platt Leonard Aladdin (April 26, 2011)

A boy makes a terrible discovery and must clear his family’s name in this action-packed thriller.

When thirteen-year-old Oz Keiller stumbles upon a dead body, his life is thrown into a tailspin. His older brother...