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Humphrey's Treasure Hunt Trouble by Betty G. Birney

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Humphrey is spending the weekend at Garth's house when the prize for his scavenger hunt is stolen from its hiding place in Humphrey's cage.

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The Losers Club by Andrew Clements

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Alec, a sixth-grade bookworm always in trouble for reading instead of listening and participating in class, starts a book club, solely to have a place to read, and discovers that real life, although messy, can be as exciting as the stories in his favorite books.

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Who is Pope Francis? by Stephanie Spinner

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Ariel Makes Waves by Liz Marsham

ariel makes waves

Young Ariel doesn't think she's as smart or as strong as her older sisters. But when a wave sweeps them far from home, it's the littlest mermaid who comes up with the biggest ideas. Will Ariel find the confidence she needs to share her daring rescue plan?

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Ghost of a Chance by Susan Maupin Schmid

ghost of a chance

Darling Dimple, a young orphan, must use the enchanted dresses to find the ghost that is haunting the castle she calls home.

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Voyager's Greatest Hits by Alexandra Siy

voyagers greatest hits

A brief history and discussion of the planets and outer space objects encountered by spacecraft Voyager.

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The Boy's Body Book by Kelli S. Dunham

boys body book

Discusses the physical and emotional changes associated with puberty in boys and suggests ways to ease the adjustment to these changes.

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Royal Crush by Meg Cabot

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Being the newest princess of Genovia is WAY more complicated than she expected, but Olivia Grace Clarisse Mignonette Harrison is getting used to it. She gets to live in an actual palace with two fabulous poodles, a pet iguana, her very own pony, and, best of all, a loving family to help her figure things out! And right now Olivia, having finally admitted that she likes Prince Khalil as more than just a friend, could REALLY use some advice. What is a princess supposed to do once she's found a prince she likes? With her half-sister Mia busy enjoying her honeymoon, Olivia turns to Grandmere for help.

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Refugee by Alan Gratz

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Although separated by continents and decades, Josef, a Jewish boy living in 1930s Nazi Germany; Isabel, a Cuban girl trying to escape the riots and unrest plaguing her country in 1994; and Mahmoud, a Syrian boy in 2015 whose homeland is torn apart by violence and destruction, embark on harrowing journeys in search of refuge, discovering shocking connections that tie their stories together.

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Spirit Hunters by Ellen Oh

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Harper doesn't trust her new home from the moment she steps inside, and the rumors are that the Raine family's new house is haunted. Harper isn't sure she believes those rumors, until her younger brother, Michael, starts acting strangely. The whole atmosphere gives Harper a sense of d#65533;j#65533; vu, but she can't remember why. She knows that the memories she's blocking will help make sense of her brother's behavior and the strange and threatening sensations she feels in this house, but will she be able to put the pieces together in time?

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A Big Day for Baseball by Mary Pope Osborne

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Jack and Annie use the magic tree house to travel back in time to 1947 Brooklyn, New York, where they pretend to be batboys at Jackie Robinson's first game with the Brooklyn Dodgers against the Boston Braves.

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The Green Ember by S.D. Smith

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Heather and Picket are extraordinary rabbits with ordinary lives until calamitous events overtake them, spilling them into a cauldron of misadventures. They discover that their own story is bound up in the tumult threatening to overwhelm the wider world. Kings fall and kingdoms totter. Tyrants ascend and terrors threaten. Betrayal beckons, and loyalty is a broken road with peril around every bend. Where will Heather and Picket land? How will they make their stand?

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