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Thomas King, Natasha Donovan
Description: A boy and his mother refuse to identify themselves as American or Canadian at the border and become caught in the limbo between nations when they claim their citizenship as Blackfoot.
Call Number: J FIC Kin
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 20, 2022
Matthew Cordell
Description: Cautious Cornbread and carefree Poppy are best friends, so when Poppy fails to prepare for winter, Cornbread ventures up Holler Mountain with her to help her find food.
Call Number: J FIC Cor
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 5, 2022
Megan Shepherd
Description: Nina, a young girl unsure of her role in her communist society, befriends a dog from her father's lab named Laika, who dreams of finding a home.
Call Number: J FIC She
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 11, 2022
Coco Simon
Description: Casey is planning lots of fun things to do over spring break with her BFF Lindsay. But her parents ruin her plans when they tell her she has to join them on a family trip to look at colleges with her older sister, Gabby. Casey is devastated until things take a surprising turn for the better when she runs into her summer crush, Matt! Matt is not only as smart and cute as Casey remembered, but he gives her an idea to make Donut Dreams donuts even more famous!
Call Number: J FIC Sim
Format: Book
Date Added: Dec 30, 2021
Lois Ruby
Description: Thirteen-year-old Eddie's Mitzvah Project takes him to Silver Brook retirement home, where his assumptions about the elderly are upended by a ghost, a thief, long-running disagreements, and unexpected romance.
Call Number: J FIC Rub
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 5, 2022
Andy Marino
Description: A historical thriller chronicling one family's desperate bid to escape the deadly Chernobyl disaster. -- Adapted from publisher's description.
Call Number: J FIC Mar
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 3, 2022
Judy Allen Dodson, Nigel Chilvers
Description: For twins Jo Jo and Sophie Dupre, Hurricane Katrina isn't the most important thing on their minds--not compared their mother's cancer treatments, Sophie's swim meet, and Jo Jo's upcoming coding competition. But when the storm intensifies and there's only one seat in their aunt's car, Mom has to be the one to evacuate. The twins and their father are stuck at home in the Lower Ninth Ward of New Orleans. The winds rise-and with them, the waves. The levees break and floodwater rages through the city. During the chaos, Jo Jo and Sophie are swept away. Together, they must find their way to the Superdome, where their father should be waiting-but can they escape the wrath of one of the deadliest storms in history?
Call Number: J FIC Dod
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 20, 2022
Tina Wells, Stephanie (Ghost writer) Smith, Brittney (Illustrator) Bond
Description: Eleven-year-old June Jackson has always been good at making the people around her happy, even if that means avoiding telling them what you really think, but as she starts middle school her fairy godmother puts a spell on her that forces her to speak only the truth--even to her friends and family.
Call Number: J FIC Wel
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 3, 2022
Lee Durfey-Lavoie, Veronica Agarwal
Description: Maggie, who struggles with anxiety and OCD, gets through her first year of middle school by making friends, finding the best after-school clubs, and using her twenty-sided dice to help her make decisions.
Call Number: J FIC Dur
Format: Book
Date Added: Dec 30, 2021
Nikki Shannon Smith, Markia Jenai
Description: Twelve-year-old Lena is aware of racism, but she lives a comfortable life in the segregated but relatively wealthy Greenwood District in Tulsa, Oklahoma; but on May 31, 1921 racial tensions explode, and men from downtown Tulsa invade Greenwood, set on killing and destroying the district--and as the violence escalates Lena, her parents, and her older sister search desperately for a safe place to hide from the mob.
Call Number: J FIC Smi
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 12, 2022
Mac Barnett, Mike Lowery
Description: To crack a secret code, Mac follows the clues to France and Japan where he must use his gaming skills and defeat his enemy, the KGB Man.
Call Number: J FIC Bar
Format: Book
Date Added: Dec 30, 2021
Gary Paulsen
Description: When sickness decimates his fishing village, an orphan named Leif flees north in a cedar canoe, journeying along a brutal but beautiful coastline.
Call Number: J FIC Pau
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 11, 2022
Jon Agee
Description: A graphic novel told entirely in palindromes about a young boy named Otto who goes on a strange and fantastical adventure while searching for his dog, Pip.
Call Number: J FIC Age
Format: Book
Date Added: Dec 30, 2021
Sherri Duskey Rinker, Alex Willan
Description: Revver the squirrel is now an accepted part of the race team (more or less), but he still has a lot to learn, and when the team travels to the airport for a distant race, Revver wanders into the terminal looking for his friends, and gets lost.
Call Number: J FIC Rin
Format: Book
Date Added: Dec 30, 2021
John David Anderson
Description: Locked in the science closet after hours by the cool girls who have rejected her, Riley escapes to discover that all the school doors are locked, the phones are dead, and the lights aren't working, and as she roams through the building seeking a way out, she starts to suspect that she isn't alone.
Call Number: J FIC And
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 11, 2022
Nic Stone
Description: The royal palace of Wakanda is one of, if not the most secure facilities on this planet--or any other. So the anxiety Shuri feels when she's jolted out of sleep by the queen mother with the news that someone attempted to break into the palace--and succeeded--is significant. And as quickly as they broke in, they vanished. The search for this interloper, a mysterious "symbiote" with superhuman speed and strength, will lead Shuri to the Jabari Lands, a remote, unforgiving part of the country she has never seen. And what she discovers will be more shocking than she could have imagined.
Call Number: J FIC Sto
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 3, 2022
Catherine Egan
Description: When Ben Harp sees his teacher's watch crawling across the hallway, he thinks he must be dreaming. But no, he’s just seen his first Sneak—an interdimensional mischief-maker that can borrow the form of any ordinary object. He figured this school year would be bad—his best friend moved away, the class bully is circling, and he’s stuck doing a group project with two similarly friendless girls, Charlotte and Akemi. Still, he wasn’t expecting aliens!
Call Number: J FIC Ega
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 20, 2022
Nick Courage
Description: Three kids get stuck in a blizzard of epic proportions when they travel to New York City for Christmas.
Call Number: J FIC Cou
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 26, 2022
Jake Burt
Description: Copper Inskeep holds Windydown Vale's deepest and darkest secret: he is the ghoul that haunts the Vale, donning a gruesome costume to scare travelers and townsfolk away from the dangers of the surrounding swamps. When a terrified girl claims she and her father were attacked by a creature--one that could not have been Copper--it threatens not just Copper's secret, but the fate of all Windydown.
Call Number: J FIC Bur
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 26, 2022
Laura James, Charlie Alder
Description: Gizmo the city dog moves to the village of Puddle with his journalist human and helps his new neighbor Jilly find homes for her puppies by starting a newspaper.
Call Number: J FIC Jam
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 20, 2022
Catherine Doyle
Description: In the third book in the series, Fionn and his friends must use their wits to save Arranmore Island from the evil sorceress Morrigan.
Call Number: J FIC Doy
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 5, 2022
Dayna Lorentz
Description: Gabe doesn't know where he belongs anymore. His family is caught up in their own lives and his friends barely have time for him. In a desperate move for attention. Gabe sets off fireworks in the woods near his house and causes a small forest fire. In the chaos of the destruction, a coyote named Rill finds herself far from home. Gabe and Rill's paths irrevocably cross when Gabe is tasked with cleaning up the forest. The damage to the land and both their lives is beyond what the two can imagine. But together, they discover that sometimes it only takes one friend to find the place where you belong.
Call Number: J FIC Lor
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 11, 2022
K. Ibura
Description: Nobody expected a tiny little virus to change the whole world in such a big way, especially not Shayla, Liam, Ai, and Ben. But when school closes to keep everyone safe, their lives turn upside down. It is one thing to learn that the outside world isn't safe, but why does it seem that the virus is causing trouble inside their homes too? As they each struggle to adjust to life in quarantine, they discover they are not alone: their apartment building is full of people who need their help. Working together, they begin to see that there is power in numbers. When they cooperate, they can ease each other's challenges and help their neighbors through tough times.
Call Number: J FIC Ibu
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 26, 2022
Brenda (Brenda A.) Woods
Description: In August 1965, twelve-year-old Eden's older cousin from Mississippi comes to visit her in Los Angeles, and while the Watts Riots erupt around them, they continue their investigation of the disappearance of Winter's father ten years ago.
Call Number: J FIC Woo
Format: Book
Date Added: Jan 11, 2022
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Thomas King, Natasha Donovan
J FIC Kin
Otto : A Palindrama
Jon Agee
J FIC Age
Cornbread & Poppy
Matthew Cordell
J FIC Cor
Revver The Speedway Squirrel : The Big Race Home
Sherri Duskey Rinker, Alex Willan
J FIC Rin
Dog Star
Megan Shepherd
J FIC She
Riley's Ghost
John David Anderson
J FIC And
Donut Delivery!
Coco Simon
J FIC Sim
Shuri : Symbiosis
Nic Stone
J FIC Sto
Eddie Whatever
Lois Ruby
J FIC Rub
Sneaks
Catherine Egan
J FIC Ega
Escape From Chernobyl
Andy Marino
J FIC Mar
Snow Struck
Nick Courage
J FIC Cou
Escape From...hurricane Katrina
Judy Allen Dodson, Nigel Chilvers
J FIC Dod
The Ghoul Of Windydown Vale
Jake Burt
J FIC Bur
Honest June
Tina Wells, Stephanie (Ghost writer) Smith, Brittney (Illustrator) Bond
J FIC Wel
The Puppy Problem
Laura James, Charlie Alder
J FIC Jam
Just Roll With It
Lee Durfey-Lavoie, Veronica Agarwal
J FIC Dur
The Storm Keepers' Battle
Catherine Doyle
J FIC Doy
Lena And The Burning Of Greenwood : A Tulsa Race Massacre Survival Story
Nikki Shannon Smith, Markia Jenai
J FIC Smi
Wayward Creatures
Dayna Lorentz
J FIC Lor
Mac Cracks The Code
Mac Barnett, Mike Lowery
J FIC Bar
When The World Turned Upside Down
K. Ibura
J FIC Ibu
Northwind
Gary Paulsen
J FIC Pau
When Winter Robeson Came
Brenda (Brenda A.) Woods
J FIC Woo