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Marcus Sutter, Pat Kinsella, illustrator
Description: When Matt's older brother enlisted in the army, he left Matt his German Shepherd, Chief, a retired fire dog and the best pet ever. So Matt isn't happy when Chief starts paying attention to his foster sister Rachel instead of him. But when Nazi planes begin bombing the city, Matt finds himself in an impossible situation. Can he be a hero to his sister when it matters most? And when they get caught outside during the air raid, will Chief be there to save the day?
Call Number: J FIC Sut
Format: Book
Date Added: Sep 11, 2018
Stewart Foster
Description: Dan and his friends, Sophie and the Georges, are bullies who target obsessive-compulsive Alex, but when Dan is in trouble, Alex is the one who conquers his fears to show up.
Call Number: J FIC Fos
Format: Book
Date Added: Sep 5, 2018
Mark Lowery
Description: Thirteen-year-old Martin and his younger brother, Charlie, are on a very special trip. They're traveling 421 miles, all the way from Preston in northern England to the very tip of Cornwall in the southwest. By train, bus, and taxi, they're determined to get to the spot where they'll be able to catch a glimpse of the dophin that regularly visits the harbor and made last year's family vacation so special. But there's more to it than that. Their family isn't happy like it used to be. Mom stays in bed all day and Dad is always at work. Martin adores his little brother, but Charlie's not like other kids. Wild, eccentric, and completely fearless, he always keeps Martin on his toes. Martin is doing his best to be a good brother, but he'll have to come to terms with the real reasons behind their journey before he can ultimately find peace.
Call Number: J FIC Low
Format: Book
Date Added: Sep 5, 2018
Tom Greenwald
Description: While thirteen-year-old Teddy fights for his life after a football injury at training camp, his friends and family gather to support him and discuss events leading to his coma. Told through dialogue, text messages, newspaper articles, transcripts, an online forum, and Teddy's inner thoughts.
Call Number: J FIC Gre
Format: Book
Date Added: Sep 10, 2018
Patti Kim
Description: Ok, a Korean American boy, tries a get rich quick scheme of starting a hair braiding business and winning the school talent competition to hide the fact that he is struggling with the loss of his father and the financial hardships he and his mother must now bear.
Call Number: J FIC Kim
Format: Book
Date Added: Oct 16, 2018
Donna Gephart
Description: Miles is an anxious boy who loves his family's bowling center. Amy is the new girl at school, who tries to write her way to her own happily-ever-after and does not want to live above her uncles funeral home. Then Miles and Amy meet in the most unexpected way ... and it is the beginning of everything.
Call Number: J FIC Gep
Format: Book
Date Added: Oct 16, 2018
Susan Fletcher
Description: Twelve-year-old Arthur forms a bond with a polar bear given by King Haakon IV of Norway to King Henry III of England in 1252 while traveling as her handler. Includes historical notes.-- Provided by Publisher.
Call Number: J FIC Fle
Format: Book
Date Added: Oct 16, 2018
Megan McDonald, Peter H. Reynolds
Description: When Judy learns that some of her ancestors lived in England and possibly related to the Queen, her nemesis Jessica Finch finds more surprise relatives that Judy wishes she could hide in a dungeon somewhere.
Call Number: J FIC McD
Format: Book
Date Added: Sep 10, 2018
Antony John
Description: Noah Savino has been stuck in a wheelchair for months. He hates the way people treat him like he's helpless now. He's sick of going to physical therapy, where he isn't making any progress. He's tired of not having control over his own body. And he misses playing baseball--but not as much as he misses his dad, who died in the car accident that paralyzed Noah. Noah is scared he'll never feel like his old self again. He doesn't want people to think of him as different for the rest of his life. With the help of family and friends, he'll have to throw off the mask he's been hiding behind and face the fears that have kept him on the sidelines if he ever wants to move forward.
Call Number: J FIC Joh
Format: Book
Date Added: Sep 14, 2018
Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich, Audrey Vernick
Description: Naomi E.'s dad is married to Naomi Marie's mom. The two girls have learned to do a lot of things together, while also dealing with the ups and downs of middle school.
Call Number: J FIC Rhu
Format: Book
Date Added: Sep 14, 2018
Nora Raleigh Baskin
Description: Ask anyone: September 11, 2001, was serene and lovely, a perfect day - until 8:46 a.m., when a plane struck the World Trade Center. But that hasn't happened yet. Right now it is a few days earlier, and four kids in different parts of the country are going about their lives. Sergio, who lives in Brooklyn, is struggling to comes to terms with the absentee father he hates and the grandmother he loves. Will's father is gone too, killed in a car accident that left the family reeling. Naheed has never before felt uncomfortable about being Muslim, but at her new school, she's getting funny looks because of the head scarf she wears. Aimee is starting a new school in a new city and missing her mom, who has to fly to New York on business. These four don't know one another, but their lives are about to intersect in ways they never could have imagined. -- from back cover.
Call Number: J FIC Bas
Format: Book
Date Added: Aug 30, 2018
Susin Nielsen-Fernlund
Description: Twelve-year-old Felix's appearance on a television game show reveals that he and his mother have been homeless for a while, but also restores some of his faith in other people.
Call Number: J FIC Nie
Format: Book
Date Added: Sep 10, 2018
Amy Butler Greenfield, Sarah Horne
Description: In ancient Egypt, the Pharaoh's pampered cat Ra and his scarab-beetle sidekick question the royal palace's animal inhabitants, solve a crime, and exonerate a servant girl falsely accused of theft.-- Provided by Publisher.
Call Number: J FIC Gre
Format: Book
Date Added: Oct 16, 2018
Rebecca Shelley
Description: A lone Naga, betrayed by his family and left for dead, has bonded with a Great Red dragon and is out for revenge. Using his Naga powers, he sets out to conquer the world and reclaim Stonefountain. With Dharanidhar unable to fly, Kanvar leaves him behind and sails to Varna to stop the rogue Naga. Kanvar's attempt to save the human world lands him face-to-face with an old friend, now turned enemy, and ultimately leads him to the Great Red dragon's lair. Kanvar must make the critical choice of who is friend and who is foe, who he will save and who he will kill.
Call Number: J FIC She
Format: Book
Date Added: Sep 11, 2018
Sam Hay, Marek Jagucki, illustrator
Description: Young penguins Jackson, also known as Secret Agent 00Zero, and his inventor-friend, Quigley, investigate who is stealing rare fish from the Rookeryville aquarium, hoping to prove themselves to the Frosty Bureau of Investigation.
Call Number: J FIC Hay
Format: Book
Date Added: Sep 14, 2018
Walker Styles, Ben Whitehouse
Description: A new criminal in Pawston is stealing priceless works of art, but Rider, busy with an old friend, may not be able to prevent the theft of the Bona Lisa.
Call Number: J FIC Sty
Format: Book
Date Added: Oct 16, 2018
Winter Morgan
Description: When Farmer Brett and his apprentice Joe fall down a hole and land in the middle of the historic Wither War, they find out that their history is far more complicated than they learned in school.
Call Number: J FIC Mor
Format: Book
Date Added: Sep 11, 2018
Kekla Magoon
Description: Caleb Franklin and his younger brother, Bobby Gene, spend an extraordinary summer their new, older neighbor, Styx Malone, a foster boy from the city.
Call Number: J FIC Mag
Format: Book
Date Added: Oct 16, 2018
Jennifer L. Holm
Description: When thirteen-year-old Ellie's Grandpa Melvin, a world-renowned scientist in the body of a fourteen-year-old boy, comes for an extended visit, he teaches her that experimenting--and failing--is part of life.
Call Number: J FIC Hol
Format: Book
Date Added: Sep 4, 2018
Torrey Maldonado
Description: After his quick-tempered father gets in a fight and is sent back to jail, sixth-grader Bryan, known for being quiet and thoughtful, snaps and follows new friend Mike into trouble.
Call Number: J FIC Mal
Format: Book
Date Added: Sep 4, 2018
Polly Horvath
Description: Ten-year-old Rupert, from a very large, very poor family, accidently becomes part of an eccentric rich family's life beginning at Christmas, and soon sees that wealth is not everything.
Call Number: J FIC Hor
Format: Book
Date Added: Oct 16, 2018
Ross Welford
Description: Twelve-year-old Ethel Leatherhead only meant to cure her acne, not turn herself invisible. But that's exactly what happens when she combines herbs bought on the Internet with time spent in a secondhand tanning bed. At first it's terrifying to be invisible, and then it's fun, but when the effect doesn't wear off one day, Ethel is thrown into a heart-stopping adventure. With her friend Boydy by her side, Ethel struggles to conceal her invisibility, all the while unraveling the biggest secret of all: who she really is.
Call Number: J FIC Wel
Format: Book
Date Added: Oct 16, 2018
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Air Raid Search And Rescue
Marcus Sutter, Pat Kinsella, illustrator
J FIC Sut
No Fixed Address
Susin Nielsen-Fernlund
J FIC Nie
Alien Scout
A. I. Newton, Anjan Sarkar, illustrator
J FIC New
Ra The Mighty : Cat Detective
Amy Butler Greenfield, Sarah Horne
J FIC Gre
All The Things That Could Go Wrong
Stewart Foster
J FIC Fos
Red Dragon
Rebecca Shelley
J FIC She
Charlie And Me : 421 Miles From Home
Mark Lowery
J FIC Low
Royal Crown
Meg Cabot
J FIC Cab
Game Changer
Tom Greenwald
J FIC Gre
Spy Penguins
Sam Hay, Marek Jagucki, illustrator
J FIC Hay
I'm Ok
Patti Kim
J FIC Kim
Tale Of A Scaredy-Dog
Deborah Zemke
J FIC Zem
In Your Shoes
Donna Gephart
J FIC Gep
The Big Bad Woof
Walker Styles, Ben Whitehouse
J FIC Sty
Journey Of The Pale Bear
Susan Fletcher
J FIC Fle
The Clash Of The Withers
Winter Morgan
J FIC Mor
Judy Moody And The Right Royal Tea Party
Megan McDonald, Peter H. Reynolds
J FIC McD
The Pout-Pout Fish And The Can't-Sleep Blues
Deborah Diesen, Dan Hanna, illustrator
E Die
Mascot
Antony John
J FIC Joh
The Season Of Styx Malone
Kekla Magoon
J FIC Mag
Max's Story : A Dog's Purpose Puppy Tale
W. Bruce Cameron, Richard Cowdrey, illustrations
J FIC Cam
The Third Mushroom
Jennifer L. Holm
J FIC Hol
Megabat
Anna Humphrey, Kass Reich, illustrator
J FIC Hum
Tight
Torrey Maldonado
J FIC Mal
Naomis Too
Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich, Audrey Vernick
J FIC Rhu
Very Rich
Polly Horvath
J FIC Hor
Nine, Ten : A September 11 Story
Nora Raleigh Baskin
J FIC Bas
What Not To Do If You Turn Invisible
Ross Welford
J FIC Wel