Children’s Fiction

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    The science of breakable things

    Keller, Tae, author.

    Middle schooler Natalie's year-long assignment to answer a question using the scientific process leads to truths about her mother's depression and her own cultural identity.....

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    The doughnut whodunit

    Warner, Gertrude Chandler, 1890-1979..

    A hip new doughnut shop known for its bizarre recipes is opening up in Greenfield. At first, the owners of the other doughnut shop in town, Delilah’s, aren’t worried. But when the new shop starts making doughnuts that look just like some of Delilah’s grea....

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    Wed wabbit

    Evans, Lissa, author.

    You're called Fidge and you're nearly 11. You've been hurled into a strange world. You have three companions: two are unbelievably weird and the third is your awful cousin Graham. You have to solve a series of nearly impossible clues. You need to deal wit....

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    Double play

    Green, Tim, 1963- author.

    When New York Yankee James "JY" Yager tries to show that he can still hit in the majors without the help of twelve-year-old Jalen's baseball genius, Jalen focuses on his own baseball career as he tries to carve out a spot with the Rockton Rockets.....

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    Calonita, Jen, author.

    Gilly and her friends must prepare for a giant invasion after Jack plants magic beans, earning him a spot in Fairy Tale Reform School and reminding Gilly how good it feels to be bad.....

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    Stick dog crashes a party

    Watson, Tom, 1965- author.

    When Stick Dog and his friends arrive at Picasso Park they discover it has been transformed into a food-snatching wonderland.....

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    A possibility of whales

    Rivers, Karen, 1970- author.

    Twelve-year-old Natalia Rose Baleine Gallagher dreams of seeing whales on the beach near her new home, and is consumed with the prospect that her mother who abandoned her as a child loves and misses her, and wants Nat to find her.--from Publishers descrip....

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    The 11:11 wish

    Tomsic, Kim, author.

    When Megan makes a wish at 11:11 to reinvent herself at her new school, she finds herself with unexpected popularity, and wonders if magic was the key to her fresh start after all.....

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    Midnight Arcade : Crypt Quest/Space Battles

    Soria, Gabriel, author.

    After entering an abandoned mall, readers must pick to play one of two games and their choices will determine if they beat the game or die.....

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    Hazy Bloom and the tomorrow power

    Hamburg, Jennifer, author.

    When third-grader Hazel "Hazy" Bloom begins having visions of trouble that will come within twenty-four hours, she finds that this mysterious power provides her the ability to make things worse.....

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    The unbeatable Squirrel Girl : 2 fuzzy, 2 furious

    Fourteen-year-old Doreen Green's work as a superhero leads to problems with her life in middle school, but when a new shopping mall creates turmoil between two towns, Squirrel Girl is on the case.....

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    Strange star

    Carroll, Emma, 1970- author.

    Told primarily by servant Felix, a former slave, Lord Byron and friends gather to tell ghost stories on a stormy night in 1816 Switzerland, but a scarred girl arrives with her own dark and dangerous tale.....

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