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Future Flash

by Kita Helmetag Murdock Sky Pony (June 03, 2014)

For as long as she can remember, Laney’s been having “future flashes”—visions of the future that she sees when she makes physical contact with another person. Left on a doorstep as a baby, Laney’s past...


Sky Run

by Alex Shearer Sky Pony (May 06, 2014)

Peggy Piercy, a 112-year-old crofter, lives on a remote island in farm, raising her great, great grandniece Gemma and her great, great grandnephew Martin. Eight years ago, Gemma and Martin were brought to Peggy...


The E. Nesbit MEGAPACK ®: 26 Classic Novels and Stories

by E. Nesbit Wildside Press (January 28, 2014)

"The E. Nesbit Megapack" collects 26 novels and short stories by Edith Nesbit (who wrote as E. Nesbit), including her most famous novels and series (The Bastable family stories, The Psammead series, etc.) Included...


Emma in Buttonland

by Ulrike Rylance & Silke Leffler Sky Pony (October 01, 2013)

Emma is staying with her cranky Uncle Hubert and strict Aunt Mechthild during the holiday. At first it appears that this will be a long and dull visit, filled with lonely activities. However, Emma soon discovers...


My Brother Sammy is Special

by Becky Edwards & David Armitage Sky Pony (November 21, 2011)

Sammy does not go to school with his older brother—Sammy has to go to school on a special bus. The brothers cannot play in the park together—Sammy lies under the tree and watches the leaves. Sammy’s brother...


My New Granny

by Elisabeth Steinkellner & Michael Roher Sky Pony (September 01, 2012)

Fini’s granny has changed. Before, she would comment on Fini’s strange hair styles, help her feed the ducks in the park, had traveled all over the world, and was an amazing cook. Now, Fini’s granny admires...


The Secret Garden (Mermaids Classics)

by Frances Hodgson Burnett eBookIt.com (May 18, 2013)

The Secret Garden (1911) by Frances Hodgson Burnett (1849-1924) is a classic children's novel based on a young ten year old rude and spoiled girl named Mary Lennox who is the child of wealthy parents. Her parents...


It Took a Village

by Rubin Scott & Alma Buenavista eBookIt.com (April 10, 2013)

By: Alma Buenvista

Oakland Public School Teacher

With so much to say about Rubin Scott's book, It Takes a Village, if I had to choose one word to encapsulate the essence I would say: inspiring. Rubin Scott unpacks...


The Secret Room

by Antonia Michaelis Sky Pony (December 18, 2012)

Achim is eleven years old when he moves from the orphanage to the house by the sea. Here everything is strange and new. But one day he discovers an unusual door that leads to a circular room with walls made...


Pepper

by Danielle Inc. Findlay & Sean and Cody Domnizelles Publications Inc. (February 21, 2013)

Mr. and Mrs. Greene get the surprise of a lifetime when they discover a baby girl in their prized pepper patch. Pepper blossoms into a beautiful girl with fiery red hair, emerald eyes and a kind and caring spirit....


It's Like This, Cat

by Emily Cheney Neville & Emil Weiss HarperCollins (September 03, 2019)

The Newbery-winning classic novel about a young New Yorker who figures out the world on his own terms with the help of one prickly tomcat, for readers who enjoy such books as Al Capone Does My Shirts and Hoot...


All Your Fault

by Cath Howe Nosy Crow (February 06, 2019)

Maya and Rose won't talk to each other. Even though they are sisters. Not since the accident. Maya is running wild, and Rose doesn't know what to do. Now Maya and Rose have to go away together on a week-long...


Room 555

by Cristy Wilson Orca Book Publishers (January 29, 2019)

Fourteen-year-old Roonie loves hip-hop almost as much as she loves her grandmother. She cannot wait to compete in her school's dance competition. But as her grandmother's health deteriorates, Roonie becomes...


Embrace the Chicken

by Mahtab Narsimhan Orca Book Publishers (January 29, 2019)

Even though she only left Mumbai a few months ago, Shivani isn't feeling like such an outsider anymore. She likes her new school. She finally has a best friend. But when her mother volunteers for the school's...


Eustace & Clyde

by Marina Aizen Sky Pony (June 06, 2017)

Eustace and Clyde couldn’t be more different. Eustace likes to laze around. Clyde likes adventure. But they care about each other deeply. So when their home in the tree becomes too loud and crowded, the koalas...


Back on the Map

by Lisa Ann Scott Sky Pony (June 27, 2017)

With their mother long dead and their father unknown, eleven-year-old Penny Porter and her twin brother Parker have been bouncing around foster homes for as long as they can remember. Inspired by the historical...


Apple Pie Promises

by Hillary Homzie Sky Pony (October 02, 2018)

Lily has lived with her mom since her parents got divorced several years ago, and her dad has recently remarried to a woman with a daughter her age named Hannah. But now, Lily's mom has gotten a once-in-a-lifetime...


That's Not the Monster We Ordered

by Tara Black, Richard Fairgray & Terry Jones Sky Pony (September 06, 2016)

The day the Turner family gets their very own monster is a momentous event in the neighborhood. Everyone gathers for the occasion. The monster can roar louder than a lion, leap down the stairs better than any...


Little Dragon and the New Baby

by Deborah Cuneo Sky Pony (March 20, 2018)

Little Dragon is about to be a big brother...

A new baby dragon is on the way, and Little Dragon is not happy about it. There's no way this can be good! Little Dragon doesn't even want to look at the egg. He...


Rock Away Granny

by Dandi Daley Mackall & Mike DeSantis Sky Pony (May 02, 2017)

Getting dropped off at Grandma’s house could be a total snooze. Hours of sitting in the rocking chairs. But not this Grandma. Up she hops to wheel out the record player. And then, with kitty as the DJ—a...


A Blind Guide to Stinkville

by Beth Vrabel Sky Pony (August 02, 2016)

Before Stinkville, Alice didn’t think albinism—or the blindness that goes with it—was a big deal. Sure, she uses a magnifier to read books. And a cane keeps her from bruising her hips on tables. Putting...


Super Dorks

by Beth Vrabel Sky Pony (May 08, 2018)

Lucy is ready to be a superhero!

Lucy loves her best friends—her pack of dorks. But this year, everyone in the pack has become a hero . . . except for her! Sam rescues twin toddlers about to get hit by a car....


Spin the Sky

by Jill MacKenzie Sky Pony (November 01, 2016)

Magnolia Woodson wants nothing more than to get her and her sister, Rose, out of the pitifully small, clamming-obsessed Oregon town that hates them—she just doesn’t know how. Forced to put up with the snide...


A Kingdom in a Horse

by Maia Wojciechowska Sky Pony (June 14, 2016)

David Lee is twelve years old and disappointed in his father Earl, a once-famous rodeo clown who has quit the circuit and moved David to a small town in Vermont to start a new life. David has a hard time adjusting...


The Well of Prayers

by Anne Boles Levy Sky Pony (August 09, 2016)

The follow-up to The Temple of Doubt, by the author who Jonathan Maberry called “a powerful new voice in teen fantasy fiction. . . . Expect great things!”

Hadara, now sixteen years old, is still recovering...


Izzy the Very Bad Burglar

by Amy Proud Sky Pony (May 03, 2016)

Izzy comes from a family of excellent burglars. But every time Izzy takes something that doesn’t belong to her, she gets a bad feeling in her stomach that won’t go away. She tries to tell her parents about...


Hazel’s Theory of Evolution

by Lisa Jenn Bigelow HarperCollins (October 08, 2019)

The Thing About Jellyfish meets Raymie Nightingale in this tender middle grade novel from Lisa Jenn Bigelow, acclaimed author of Drum Roll, Please.

Hazel knows a lot about the world. That’s because when she’s...


The Trouble with Shooting Stars

by Meg Cannistra Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (August 20, 2019)

“A story brimming with hope and sparkling with magic. Meg Cannistra’s writing shines as bright as any shooting star.” —Cassie Beasley, author of Circus Mirandus

“Loving, imaginative, and gorgeously...


Honeybees and Frenemies

by Kristi Wientge Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (June 04, 2019)

Twelve-year-old Flor faces a bittersweet summer with a pageant, a frenemy, and a hive full of honey.

It’s the summer before eighth grade and Flor is stuck at home and working at her family’s mattress store,...


The Serendipity of Flightless Things

by Fiadhnait Moser little bee books (August 06, 2019)

This middle grade, magical-realism novel from the author of The Flourishing of Floralie Laurel is about an Irish girl who is sent to a mysterious town in Virginia to live with her long-lost mother, and is Alice...


A Place to Belong

by Cynthia Kadohata & Julia Kuo Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books (May 14, 2019)

A Japanese-American family, reeling from their ill treatment in the Japanese internment camps, gives up their American citizenship to move back to Hiroshima, unaware of the devastation wreaked by the atomic...


The One Safe Place

by Tania Unsworth Algonquin Young Readers (April 29, 2014)

“What is this place?”

In a drought-stricken world, Devin and his grandfather have barely scraped out a living on their isolated farm. When his grandfather dies, Devin knows he can’t manage alone and heads...


The Boatman

by Kat Hawthorne & Dora Mitchell Common Deer Press (April 30, 2018)

Isabel Wixon is weird. Not only does she see dead things, but her list of friends consists of a talkative ventriloquist’s dummy and the gentlemanly spider that lives in her hair. Real friends? Too hard. Inventing...


The Gift

by Jeri Anne Agee & Bryan Langdo Sky Pony (February 27, 2018)

A plucky girl from small-town Alabama is in for a big surprise!

Birdie Mae Hayes has pretty much the perfect life. Her best friend Sally lives just down the street, she's becoming friends with the new boy in...


Snakes and Stones

by Lisa Fowler Sky Pony (November 01, 2016)

Twelve-year-old Chestnut Hill’s daddy stole her and the triplets away from their mama. At least, that’s how Chestnut remembers it.

It’s 1921, and after nearly two years on the road with his traveling elixir...


The Ender Eye Prophecy

by Cara J. Stevens, David Norgren & Elias Norgren Sky Pony (November 22, 2016)

Phoenix is back—and on a quest to discover her true identity—in this thrilling third installment of the Unofficial Graphic Novel for Minecrafters series!

This adventure series is created especially for readers...


Quest for the Golden Apple

by Megan Miller Sky Pony (November 24, 2015)

  • Join the young hero Phoenix as she seeks the enchanted golden apple to save her brother
  • An unofficial Minecraft graphic novel for kids
  • The first of six books in a series continued by Megan Miller and Cara J. Stevens...


The Haunted House Project

by Tricia Clasen Sky Pony (October 11, 2016)

Since her mom died, Andie’s family has crumbled. Instead of working, her dad gambles away insurance money, while her sister, Paige, has put her future on hold in order to pick up extra waitressing shifts....


Hattie Peck

by Emma Levey Sky Pony (March 15, 2016)

Poor Hattie Peck simply loves eggs, but she has only ever laid one egg—and it never hatched. Eggs are all she thinks about, all she dreams about. No egg is too big; no egg is too small. So if she can’t lay...


Lilla's Sunflowers

by Colleen Rowan Kosinski Sky Pony (July 05, 2016)

Lilla and Papa enjoy spending magical times in Lilla’s sunflower patch. Before Papa leaves for a trip that will take him far away from home for a long time, Lilla gives him a sunflower seed. “To remember...


Avenging the Owl

by Melissa Hart Sky Pony (April 05, 2016)

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, Han Solo avenged the destruction of an innocent planet by helping Luke Skywalker blow up the Death Star. Han walked away with a gold medal and the love of his life....


My Grandpa Is a Dinosaur

by Richard Fairgray & Terry Jones Sky Pony (May 17, 2016)

This little girl has been watching her grandpa for a very long time, and she is almost absolutely certain that he is a dinosaur. So why is it that nobody believes her? Why can’t anyone else see what she sees?...


Camp Dork

by Beth Vrabel Sky Pony (May 03, 2016)

The pack of dorks heads to camp—and this time the bully they face might just be one of their own.

Sheldon convinces Lucy, Sam, April, and Amanda to join him at Camp Paleo. Like cavemen, the campers are going...


My Amazing Dad

by Ezekiel Kwaymullina & Tom Jellett Sky Pony (May 03, 2016)

This dad is not like other dads. He is not good at:

Mowing the lawn,

Getting his children to school on time,

Baking cakes,

Fixing a leaky faucet, or

Remembering bed time

But, he is good at:

Making mazes,

Getting his...


Wandering Wild

by Jessica Taylor Sky Pony (May 03, 2016)

"I believe in possibility. Of magic, of omens, of compasses, of love. Some of it's a little bit true."

Sixteen-year-old Tal is a Wanderer—a grifter whose life is built around the sound of wheels on the road,...


Rudy's New Human

by Roxanna Elden & Ginger Seehafer Sky Pony (January 05, 2016)

Life was good for Rudy the dog—until the new baby arrived . . .

Rudy loves being top dog in his family of three. When Rudy’s human parents tell him that they are having a baby, Rudy thinks the newest member...


A Blind Guide to Stinkville

by Beth Vrabel Sky Pony (October 13, 2015)

Before Stinkville, Alice didn’t think albinism—or the blindness that goes with it—was a big deal. Sure, she uses a magnifier to read books. And a cane keeps her from bruising her hips on tables. Putting...


The Wanderers

by Kate Ormand Sky Pony (September 01, 2015)

A Unique Twist on Shape-Shifters with Fast-Paced Action, Thrilling Adventure, Mystery, and a Bit of Romance

Flo lives an eccentric life—she travels with a popular circus in which the main acts star orphaned...


Wonder, Hope, Love, and Loss

by Gene Stratton-Porter & Scott Russell Sanders Sky Pony (June 23, 2015)

Three classic stories for young adults about the wonder and power of our connections with nature and each other.

Gene Stratton-Porter was a pioneer naturalist, wilderness advocate, and author. She wrote both...


Love, Lucas

by Chantele Sedgwick Sky Pony (May 05, 2015)

A 2015 Whitney Award Nominee!

A powerful story of loss, second chances, and first love, reminiscent of Sarah Dessen and John Green.

When Oakley Nelson loses her older brother, Lucas, to cancer, she thinks she’ll...