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By Anna Humphrey. 2018
Daniel Misumi has just moved to a new house. It's big and old and far away from his friends and… his life before. AND it's haunted ... or is it? Megabat was just napping on a papaya one day when he was stuffed in a box and shipped halfway across the world. Now he's living in an old house far from home, feeling sorry for himself and accidentally scaring the people who live there. Daniel realizes it's not a ghost in his new house. It's a bat. And he can talk. And he's actually kind of cute. Megabat realizes that not every human wants to whack him with a broom. This one shares his smooshfruit. Add some buttermelon, juice boxes, a light saber and a common enemy and you've got a new friendship in the making! Winner of the 2020 Silver Birch Express Award. Grades 3-6. 2018.
By Scott O'Dell. 1967
From the depths of a cave in the Vermilion Sea, Ramon Salazar has wrested a black pearl so lustrous and… captivating that his father, an expert pearl dealer, is certain Ramon has found the legendary Pearl of Heaven. Such a treasure is sure to bring great joy to the villagers of their tiny coastal town, and even greater renown to the Salazar name. No diver, not even the swaggering Gaspar Ruiz, has ever found a pearl like this!<P><P> But is there a price to pay for a prize so great? When a terrible tragedy strikes the village, old Luzon’s warning about El Diablo returns to haunt Ramon. If El Diablo actually exists, it will take all Ramon’s courage to face the winged creature waiting for him offshore.<P> Newbery Honor book
By Alexander McCall Smith. 2017
From the bestselling adult author of The No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency series as well as the middle-grade series School Ship… Tobermory comes an exciting tale of bravery set in and around the circus, with fun, energetic illustrations throughout.Freddie Mole loves his family They are tight-knit, but they struggle day to day to make ends meet. Times are tough, and Freddie is determined to help.Then Freddie finds out about a job opening at a local circus--and he can't believe his luck when he is hired. At the circus, Freddie sweeps and cleans and is praised for his work. One thing leads to another, and he's asked to be understudy for some of the acts. The trapeze stunts are daunting enough--can Freddie face the lion's cage?
By John Churchman, Jennifer Churchman. 2018
A fourth book by the authors of the media sensation and instant New York Times bestseller The Sheepover, featuring an… adventurous young alpaca who discovers new foods growing around the farm. Poppy the alpaca is excited to discover new plants, fruits, and vegetables growing around Moonrise Farm. She tries dandelions in the spring, strawberries in the summer, pumpkins in the fall, and so much more! But when a frost arrives, Poppy can't find any more tasty treats. What happened to the mint and flowers? Where did the apples and squash go? What will she eat for lunch? Lucky for Poppy, someone has filled the barn to the brim with a surprise that she and her animal friends can eat all winter long.Alpaca Lunch encourages healthy eating and trying new foods as the animals explore an array of colorful fruits and vegetables--some that kids may never have seen before! This charming story by John and Jennifer Churchman features real animals on their bustling Vermont farm including a herd of adorable alpacas, as well as fan favorites from The SheepOver, Brave Little Finn, and A Farm for Maisie.
By Beverly Cleary. 1961
There are big dogs, little dogs, curly dogs, dogs that sniff, and dogs that wag their tails. But only one… dog will get biscuits from twins Jimmy and Janet -- or will it? Maybe dog biscuits aren't just for dogs after all!
By Connie Vines. 2018
With a dangerous reputation for taking chances and tempting fate, rugged cowboy Lynx Maddox had one goal in life—to win… the coveted Silver Buckle rodeo championship. But when he sets eyes on lovely Rachel Scott, he becomes determined to capture her as well. Rachel traveled the circuit with her famous rodeo rider dad until his fatal accident in the arena. Now, she wants nothing to do with that world—or the men who risk their lives for one brief moment of glory. But her attraction to Lynx becomes too powerful to deny. . . and his unexpected gentleness too seductive to resist. . .
By Beverly Cleary. 2000
Henry Huggins feels like nothing very exciting ever happens on Klickitat Street... until one day when a friendly dog sits… down and looks pleadingly at Henry's ice-cream cone. From that moment on, Henry and his new dog, Ribsy, are inseparable--and together, they cause more excitement than Klickitat Street can handle! <P><P> This collection includes four beloved classics: Henry Huggins, Ribsy, Henry and Beezus, and Henry and Ribsy. Boys and girls alike will be charmed by these funny stories about an average boy whose life is turned upside down when he meets a lovable puppy with a nose for mischief.
By Beverly Cleary. 1984
Vroom-vroom! Ratta-tatta,<P><P> ratta-tatta. Cha-kung! <P> Nobody can catch LUCKY CHUCK!<P> Speed along with Chuck in this reissue of a funny,… fast-paced tale by one of America's most beloved authors, Beverly Cleary. You'll quickly learn what happens when safety rules are ignored.
By Jez Patterson. 2018
By Lisa W. Cantrell. 2018
By Marilyn Bolchunos. 2018
By Katharine Weeks Folkes. 2018
By Marcie Aboff. 2017
Gorilla and Chimp are very excited because the Great King Ape is coming for dinner. Gorilla plans to cook a… delicious meal and Chimp wants to help. There's just one problem—Gorilla doesn't want Chimp's help.
By Kathleen Stevens. 2016
By Dan Crawford. 2018
By Rhonda Telfer. 2017
By Joette. 2018
By Cassandra Rose. 2017
By J. J. Reneaux. 2017
Everyone respects M'su Cocodrie, the king of the swamp, except the dogs, who taunt him and make lots of noise.… M'su Cocodrie wants to teach them a lesson, but the tables are turned and it is M'su Cocodrie who learns a lesson.