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Wish on All the Stars
Schroeder, Lisa
ISBN: 9781338195774
Grades: Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8

Prolific author Lisa Schroeder has written a sequel to “See You on a Starry Night” that can be read as…...

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Cursed
Silverstein, Karol Ruth
ISBN: 9781580899406
Grades: Grades 7 to 12

Debut author and screenwriter Karol Ruth Silverstein pens an empowering and emotionally-charged novel about a teen with juvenile arthritis, based…...

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Something Like Gravity
Smith, Amber
ISBN: 9781534437180
Grades: Grades 9 to 12

New York Times best-selling author Amber Smith, who is an advocate for increased awareness of gender violence as well as…...

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Teen Titans: Raven
Garcia, Kami
ISBN: 9781401286231
Grades: Grades 7 to 12

Young adult author Kami Garcia writes her debut graphic novel with artist Gabriel Picolo, producing the first amazing installment of…...

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Grade K – 3 Book Reviews

Didi Dodo, Future Spy
Angleberger, Tom
ISBN: 9781419733703
Grades: Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5

Tom Angelberger is back with a new, goofy spin-off from Inspector Flytrap. Didi Dodo rollerblades her way into mysteries, and…...

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Freya and Zoose
Butler, Emily
ISBN: 9781524717711
Grades: Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7

Freya is a Rockhopper Penguin. Rockhopper Penguins don’t travel, as Freya has been told over and over. However, with her…...

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Thundercluck!
Tillery, Paul
ISBN: 9781250155283
Grades: Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8

Look no farther than Thundercluck to add to your reluctant reader section! Thor (yes, Norse god Thor) has a pet…...

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My Father’s Words

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Grades: Grade 3, Grade 4

Patricia MacLachlan pens another stunning book about grief, love, loss, and hope. Fiona and Finn’s family revolves around their father,…...

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Grade 4 – 6 Book Reviews

Wish on All the Stars
Schroeder, Lisa
ISBN: 9781338195774
Grades: Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8

Prolific author Lisa Schroeder has written a sequel to “See You on a Starry Night” that can be read as…...

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Charlie Thorne and the Last Equation
Gibbs, Stuart
ISBN: 9781534424760
Grades: Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

New York Times best-selling author Stuart Gibbs begins a new series with an entertaining espionage thriller featuring twelve-year-old Charlotte ‘Charlie”…...

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Out to Get You: 13 Tales of Weirdness and Woe
Allen, Josh
ISBN: 9780823443666
Grades: Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

Author Josh Allen, who checks for monsters under his bed each night before switching off the lights, takes preteens and…...

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The 47 People You’ll Meet in Middle School
Mahoney, Kristin
ISBN: 9781524765132
Grades: Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8

With wit and humor, author Kristin Mahoney has written a realistic guide that captures the people and indignities of transitioning…...

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Grade 7 – 9 Book Reviews

Wish on All the Stars
Schroeder, Lisa
ISBN: 9781338195774
Grades: Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8

Prolific author Lisa Schroeder has written a sequel to “See You on a Starry Night” that can be read as…...

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Charlie Thorne and the Last Equation
Gibbs, Stuart
ISBN: 9781534424760
Grades: Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

New York Times best-selling author Stuart Gibbs begins a new series with an entertaining espionage thriller featuring twelve-year-old Charlotte ‘Charlie”…...

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Out to Get You: 13 Tales of Weirdness and Woe
Allen, Josh
ISBN: 9780823443666
Grades: Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

Author Josh Allen, who checks for monsters under his bed each night before switching off the lights, takes preteens and…...

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The 47 People You’ll Meet in Middle School
Mahoney, Kristin
ISBN: 9781524765132
Grades: Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8

With wit and humor, author Kristin Mahoney has written a realistic guide that captures the people and indignities of transitioning…...

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Grade 10 – 12 Book Reviews

One of Us is Lying
McManus, Karen M.
ISBN: 9781524714680
Grades: Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12

Everyone has secrets, right? What really matters is how far you would go to protect them. On a Monday afternoon,…...

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Two Truths and a Lie: It’s Alive!

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Grades: Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

What’s real and what’s not? Our society today is full of ‘fake news’, bogus websites and social media feeds that…...

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The Vimy Oaks: A Journey to Peace
Grandfield, Linda
ISBN: 9781443148504
Grades: Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

“A soldier, a handful of acorns – and a hundred-year legacy of hope, remembrance and renewal.” This narrative nonfiction story…...

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The School of Music
Bowen, Meurig & Rachel
ISBN: 9781847808615
Grades: Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

While this book is designed to be an instruction book about music, “The School of Music” can easily be read and…