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New Juvenile Fiction
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New Juvenile Fiction
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J SERIES AMERICAN GIRL. Ten-year-old Grace is crushed to learn that her grandparents' bakery might close after thirty years and wonders how her own business, which they inspired, can survive if theirs cannot, but she and her friends use their talents and newly-acquired business skills to try to save the day.
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Polar Bear Sweater Set - American Girl Wiki
American Girl Grace Thomas book
Grace makes it great
J SERIES AMERICAN GIRL. Inspired by her grandparents' bakery and her recent visit to Paris, nine-year-old Grace leads her friends in starting La Petite Patisserie, making and selling French pastries at school and special events, but they soon discover that starting a new business is not always easy--or fun.
Grace stirs it up
J SERIES AMERICAN GIRL. Nine-year-old Grace likes having a plan but she must find a way to be flexible and open to new ideas when she goes to Paris with her mother and has trouble getting along with her cousin, while at home her friends start the business she proposed without her.
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American Girl Book Giveaway!
Girl of the Year 2015 Book 1 - Kindle edition by Mary Casanova. Children Kindle eBooks @ Amazon.com.
Grace (American Girl of the Year Series)
J SERIES DEAR DUMB DIARY. When Jamie inherits her grandmother's trunk, she discovers an old diary and, after reading it, realizes that everyone is the same deep down.
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Dear Dumb Diary Year Two #6: Live Each Day to the Dumbest
Live each day to the dumbest
J SERIES MONSTER JUICE. When Chris Taylor starts volunteering at Raven Hill Retirement Home, he has no idea that his duties will include changing mummy wrappings, barfing on command, and battling a swarm of super roaches. And he definately doesn't expect the monster gang to follow him on a school field trip, turning it into a fart-filled underwater nightmare! It's a wild ride, but Chris's journey is only beginning.
Sickening secrets from raven hill
J FIC CAB. A middle-grade spinoff of The Princess Diaries, about the long-lost sister of Mia Thermopolis, Princess of Genovia
Long Lost Sisters, Middle Schools, The Notebooks, The Princesses Diaries, Meg Cabot, Princess Diaries, Children Books, Schools Princesses, Mia Thermopoli
From the Notebooks of a Middle School Princess by Meg Cabot. As a fan of the Princess Diaries series I had to check this book out! It was cute!! My 12 year old daughter loved it!!
From the Notebooks of a Middle School Princess: Meg Cabot welcomes new fans into her Princess Diaries series with this charming middle grade introduction to Princess Olivia. When her story begins, Olivia doesn’t think she’s anything special at all, but everything changes when a limo pulls up outside of her school and out steps Princess Mia Thermopolis of Genovia! Turns out, Mia is Olivia’s half sister, meaning that Olivia is far more than just your average 12-year-old.
From the notebooks of a middle school princess
J FIC WAT. Stick Dog and his feral friends are looking for relief on a very hot day--and this time they have their eyes on a ice cream truck.
Dogs Dreams, Books Kids, 2015, Comic Books, Sticks Dogs, Ice Cream, Junior Fiction, Chapter Books, Toms Watson
Stick Dog Dreams of Ice Cream, by Tom Watson
Stick Dog dreams of ice cream
J FIC GRA. As Trent Zimmerman struggles to move past a traumatic event that took place several months earlier, he befriends class outcast Fallon Little, who helps him understand that he can move on
Reading, Lost, 2015, Middle Grade, Class Outcast, Befriend Class, Lisa Graff, Children Books, Sun
"Lost in the Sun" is not your typical coming of age book for a couple of reasons. First, the main character is a boy who is filled with rage and insecurity instead of a girl... It catches you off guard. Trent has killed someone. It wasn't his fault, just a strange hockey accident but it has damaged him... To read the full review see : http://www.kimsbookstack.com/ To check out the book see : www.laketravislibrary.org
Lost in the Sun by Lisa Graff (May 2015).
Lost In The Sun by Lisa Graff. "As Trent Zimmerman struggles to move past a traumatic event that took place several months earlier, he befriends class outcast Fallon Little, who helps him understand that he can move on"-- Provided by publisher. (Junior Fiction) 6/30/15
Lost in the sun
J FIC PIL. In trouble with their principal because of their comic books, George and Harold decide to create a new epic novel.
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In trouble with their principal because of their comic books about poop, George and Harold decide to create a new graphic novel about an entirely different subject: pee.
Super Diaper Baby 2 - the Invasion of the Potty Snatchers by Dav Pilkey, http://www.amazon.com/dp/1407130919/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_pLwGsb09HV0YM
What do you get when you mix poo-poo, pee-pee and a huge pile of baby diapers? You get Super Diaper Baby!
Super Diaper Baby 2 : the invasion of the potty snatchers : the third epic novel
J FIC JON. Through a series of letters, Sophie Brown, age twelve, tells of her family's move to her Great Uncle Jim's farm, where she begins taking care of some unusual chickens with help from neighbors and friends.
Unusualchicken, Katy Kath, Books Worth, Middle Grade, Kelly Jones, Reading Lists, Children Books, Poultry Farmers, Unusual Chicken
It’s easy to love Sophie, the half-Latina main character in this middle grade novel that UPGRADES the “new girl in town” idea by adding cool, magical chickens and letters from the beyond. Review from @LatinosInKidLit
Unusual Chickens for the Exceptional Poultry Farmer by Kelly Jones, illustrated by Katie Kath, from Knopf Books for Young Readers. Novel for ages 8-12.
Unusual chickens for the exceptional poultry farmer
J SERIES DISNEY. When Kristoff and the ice harvesters challenge Oaken and his new invention to a friendly contest, Oaken, Elsa, and Anna becomes embroil in a mystery involving a missing ice harvesting machine.
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Anna & Elsa #4: The Great Ice Engine (Disney Frozen) (A Stepping Stone Book(TM)) by Erica David et al., http://www.amazon.com/dp/0736434313/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_bYZJvb0EBGVKE
When Kristoff and the ice harvesters challenge Oaken and his new invention to a friendly contest, Oaken, Elsa, and Anna becomes embroil in a mystery involving a missing ice harvesting machine.
The great ice engine
J SERIES MONSTER JUICE. The boys continue their African adventure as a mysterious calling leads them to the heart of the Congo in search of a 'lost' group of monsters. Their expedition is cut short by the appearance of Inkanyamba, an ancient serpent-like creature that has caused the boys' skin to break out in tiny, snake-filled boils.
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Zits from python pit
J FIC SCA. Loomer, Texas, twelve-year-old Ivy Green, whose mother may have run off with a charismatic preacher to Panhandle, Florida, and classmate Paul Dobbs, who wants to see a Space Shuttle before the program is scrapped, team up for a summer adventure that is full of surprises.
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Twelve-year-old Ivy Green, whose mother may have run off with a charismatic preacher to Panhandle, Florida, and classmate Paul Dobbs, who wants to see a Space Shuttle before the program's scrapped, team up for a summer adventure that's full of surprises.
THE GREAT GOOD SUMMER is the middle grade debut of Liz Garton Scanlon, one of my very favorite picture book authors! (May 5)
The great good summer
J FIC CLA. After saving three worlds, Max has trouble settling back into middle school and life at home, but when he tries to return to the magical planet of Magrus, the evil Maelshadow begins changing humans into monsters in an effort to take over the planet.
J FIC MLY. Abby's first problem is that Jonah has lost all his memories of the magic mirror and their adventures, so when they get sucked through into Beauty and the Beast, he is unaware of the danger, and picks one of the Beast's roses--her second problem is locating Beauty and performing a match-making miracle in order to recover her brother, and still make it back to the real world before their parents miss them.
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Stacks for Kids | Scholastic.com
Beauty Queen (Whatever After Series #7) by Sarah Mlynowski
Whatever After #7: Beauty Queen
J FIC BAP. In a spine-tingling tale that is rooted in Caribbean folklore, 11-year-old Corinne must call on her courage and an ancient magic to stop an evil spirit and save her island home.
Magic Orange, Tracey Baptist, Caribbean Folklore, Haitian Folktale, Ancient Magic, Orange Trees, Children Books, Jumbi, Evil Spirit
The Jumbies by Tracey Baptiste. (Haiti) Fiction. 240 pages - Middle grades. Rooted in Caribbean folklore, this chilling story is about the fearless heroine, Corinne La Mer. Corrine must must call on her courage and her friends and learn to use ancient magic to save her family and island. "The Jumbies" is a reimagining of the Haitian folktale "The Magic Orange Tree" and a blend of other popular children's stories.
The Jumbies by Tracey Baptiste. Eleven-year-old Corinne must call on her courage and an ancient magic to stop an evil spirit and save her island home.
J SERIES RAINBOW MAGIC. When Jack Frost steals Chelsea the Congratulations Fairy's magic items, no one can celebrate special occasions, and it is up to Rachel and Kirsty to help retrieve them.
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Rainbow Magic Special Edition: Chelsea the Congratulations Fairy
When Jack Frost steals Chelsea the Congratulations Fairys magic items, no one can celebrate special occasions, and it is up to Rachel and Kirsty to help retrieve them.
Chelsea the congratulations fairy
J FIC PFL. Amateur inventors Nick and Tesla are on the case when a saboteur threatens the production of a Hollywood movie being filmed in their town, in a latest adventure that provides instructions for building kid-friendly contraptions at home.
Nick and Tesla's Special Effects Spectacular: A Mystery with Animatronics, Alien Makeup, Camera Gear, and Other Movie Magic You Can Make Yourself!
J FIC JET. Young Derek Jeter's friendship with a new student puts him at odds with his friends and seems to be hurting his baseball swing, plus he gets in trouble for confronting a student who is bullying his sister, in violation of the contract with his parents.