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Spirit Hunters
by Ellen Oh

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English

Pages

307

Publication Date

July 25, 2017

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<p><strong>“Oh has crafted a truly chilling middle grade horror novel that will grab readers’ imaginations.” <em>—</em><em>Publishers Weekly</em> (starred review)</strong></p><p><strong><strong>“Even more impressive than the shiver factor is the way the author skillfully uses the compelling premise to present a strong, consistent message of not rejecting what you don’t understand.” <em>—</em><em>Booklist </em>(starred review)</strong></strong></p><p><strong>“This mystery thriller infused with diverse characters and intriguing themes will appeal to horror fans and to reluctant readers who enjoy a good scare.” —<em>School Library Journal</em></strong><br /></p><p>We Need Diverse Books founder Ellen Oh returns with <em>Spirit Hunters</em>, a high-stakes middle grade mystery series about Harper Raine, the new seventh grader in town who must face down the dangerous ghosts haunting her younger brother.</p><p>A riveting ghost story and captivating adventure, this tale will have you guessing at every turn!</p><p>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.</p><p>The whole atmosphere gives Harper a sense of déjà 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?</p>
Surrender the Key (The Library Book 1)
by D. J. MacHale

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English

Pages

252

Publication Date

September 19, 2017

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<b>Previously published as <i>Curse of the Boggin</i>. A fast-paced, thrilling series opener from bestselling author D. J. MacHale. Check out a book—and unlock an adventure!</b><br />  <br />There's a place filled with tales that don't have an ending. Puzzles that won't be solved until someone steps in to finish them.<br /><br />Enter the Library.<br />  <br /> Marcus and his friends have found the key to open it. And they need to use it, because, clearly, something is up. A strange guy in a bathrobe haunts them; fires rage and flare out in an instant; a peculiar old lady keeps telling them, “Surrender the key. . . .” At first Marcus thinks he’s going nuts, until the mystery gets personal. The Library may hold some answers, but the clock is running out. Because on these library shelves, the stories you don’t finish might just finish <i>you</i>. . . .<br />  <br /> Kids love <i>Surrender the Key </i>(The Library, Book 1):<br />  <br /> “A mysterious, hard-to-put-down book with a twisting plot, funny characters, and haunting souls. I can’t wait to hear what adventures they have next.” —A.J. H., age 11<br />  <br /> “I read enough in just one day to fill my school reading log for a week.” —Michael C., age 10<br />  <br /> “A unique, intriguing book filled with page-turning adventures.” —Madeline H., age 12<br />  <br /> “Couldn’t put it down. I stayed up reading until 11:00 p.m. with only one thought in my mind: one more chapter!” —Ben H., age 11
Death By Chowder (Shipwreck Cafe Mysteries Book 1)
by Donna Walo Clancy

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English

Pages

202

Publication Date

August 09, 2018

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Jay Hallett leaves a flourishing law career in Boston to return to his hometown of Anchor Point on Cape Cod. He secretly purchases the local lighthouse and surrounding property to open The Shipwreck Cafe. <br />Rich in history, the lighthouse is rumored to be haunted by multiple ghosts and hiding a buried treasure worth millions.<br />Robbie, Jay's brother, surfs by day and tends bar at the cafe by night. He doesn't like the ghosts, but it's okay because they don't like him either.<br />Stormy, an abandoned golden retriever who has been living at the lighthouse, is adopted by Jay. Together, they move in to the keeper's cottage.<br />Two murders in as many weeks transpire in Anchor Point. Who is killing the locals and why?<br />Jay, Robbie and Roland Knowles, one of the ghosts, must work together to bring answers and peace back to their beloved town.
Fancy Nancy: Nancy Clancy, Star of Stage and Screen (Nancy Clancy...
by Jane O'Connor

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English

Pages

131

Publication Date

February 03, 2015

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<p><strong>For young readers who grew up with the bestselling picture books, Nancy Clancy stars in her own chapter books!</strong></p><p>Nancy Clancy is ready for her close-up in the fifth installment in the Nancy Clancy chapter book series by <em>New York Times</em> bestselling team Jane O'Connor and Robin Preiss Glasser!</p><p>It's Nancy's time to shine as she takes center stage in the school play! There's no way Nancy will get stuck in the chorus again this year—she's been practicing guitar for months and her audition was superb.</p><p>So when Nancy gets a callback, she's overwhelmed with joy! But after Nancy's performance during the play is captured on video and gets posted on YouTube, it seems her stardom has gone viral. Will Nancy's humiliation get the best of her, or will she find a way to embrace her newfound fame?</p><p>Fans will enjoy watching Nancy sparkle in the spotlight!</p>
The Tom Swift Collection: 28 Novels in One Volume (Halcyon Classi...
by Victor Appleton

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English

Pages

3878

Publication Date

November 18, 2009

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THE TOM SWIFT COLLECTION includes 28 complete Tom Swift novels which follow the adventures of Tom Swift, an inventive and adventurous teenager who uses science and technology to thwart villains, solve crimes, and save the day.<br /><br />• Tom Swift and His Motor Cycle<br />• Tom Swift and His Motor Boat<br />• Tom Swift and His Airship<br />• Tom Swift and His Submarine Boat<br />• Tom Swift and His Electric Runabout<br />• Tom Swift and His Wireless Message<br />• Tom Swift Among the Diamond Makers<br />• Tom Swift in the Caves of Ice<br />• Tom Swift and His Sky Racer<br />• Tom Swift and His Electric Rifle<br />• Tom Swift in the City of Gold<br />• Tom Swift and His Air Glider<br />• Tom Swift in Captivity<br />• Tom Swift and His Wizard Camera<br />• Tom Swift and His Great Searchlight<br />• Tom Swift and His Giant Cannon<br />• Tom Swift and His Photo Telephone<br />• Tom Swift and His Aerial Warship<br />• Tom Swift and His Big Tunnel<br />• Tom Swift In the Land of Wonders<br />• Tom Swift and His War Tank<br />• Tom Swift and His Air Scout<br />• Tom Swift and His Undersea Search<br />• Tom Swift Among the Fire Fighters<br />• Tom Swift and His Electric Locomotive<br />• Tom Swift and His Giant Telescope<br />• Tom Swift and the Electronic Hydrolung<br />• Tom Swift and the Visitor from Planet X<br /><br />Victor Appleton was a house pseudonym used by the Stratemeyer Syndicate, a large publisher of books for young readers in the early and mid 20th century. The Tom Swift books were the work of Howard R. Garis (1873-1962) an American writer, journalist, and broadcaster. Garis used a number of pen names in producing works for the Stratemeyer Syndicate, including Laura Lee Hope (some of the Bobbsey Twins books), Clarence Young (the Motor Boys), Marion Davidson (the Camp Fire Girls), and Lester Chadwick (Baseball Joe). In addition to novels, Garis is perhaps best remembered as the creator of some 15,000 UNCLE WIGGLY stories, published nationally from 1910-1947 six times weekly.<br />
Codename Zero (Codename Conspiracy Book 1)
by Chris Rylander

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Language

English

Pages

384

Publication Date

February 04, 2014

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<p>From Chris Rylander, author of the breakout hit Fourth Stall saga, comes an incredibly funny and clever mash-up of middle grade school story and spy adventure.</p><p>There are places in the world where heroes are born. There are places where brave men and women fight a never-ending battle against evil in order to keep our country and all other countries safe. There are places where the fate of our planet is being decided, even at this very moment, the consequences of which will echo through history.</p><p>None of these places is in North Dakota.</p><p>Carson Fender, seventh grader and notorious prankster, knows this. He's lived in North Dakota for his entire life, going to the same boring school every day, the same boring movie theater every week, the same boring state fair every year. Nothing ever changes, and nothing ever happens. That is, until today. Because today a desperate man hands him a package with a dire set of instructions. And that package is going to lead Carson to discover that there's a secret government agency operating in his small, quiet North Dakota hometown. And that this agency needs his help.</p>
Black Moon Rising (The Library Book 2)
by D. J. MacHale

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English

Pages

301

Publication Date

October 03, 2017

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<b>Leave the lights on for The Library, Book 2, another thriller from bestselling author D. J. MacHale! Fans of R. L. Stine, <i>Nightmares!,</i> and Lockwood & Co., check out a book and fall under its spell . . . literally.</b><br />  <br /> Marcus is an agent of the Library—a place that exists outside time, filled with stories that don’t have an ending. Mysteries that won’t be solved until Marcus and his friends step in to finish them. Before it’s too late.<br />  <br /> An evil is plaguing a middle school in Massachusetts. Windows shatter for no reason. Bleachers collapse at a pep rally. Most of the students think they’re just having a string of bad luck, but Marcus and his friends suspect something a lot more sinister. Something like witchcraft. When the black moon rises, this story must come to an end . . . one way or another.<br />  <br /> Kids love <i>Curse of the Boggin </i>(The Library, Book 1):<br />  <br /> “A mysterious, hard-to-put-down book with a twisting plot, funny characters, and haunting souls. I can’t wait to hear what adventures they have next.” —A.J. H., age 11<br />  <br /> “I read enough in just one day to fill my school reading log for a week.” —Michael C., age 10<br />  <br /> “A unique, intriguing book filled with page-turning adventures.” —Madeline H., age 12<br />  <br /> “Couldn’t put it down. I stayed up reading until 11:00 p.m. with only one thought in my mind: one more chapter!” —Ben H., age 11
Gallows Hill
by Lois Duncan

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English

Pages

242

Publication Date

August 28, 2012

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<DIV><b>Seventeen-year-old Sarah doesn’t believe in magic, but she thinks it’s fun to pretend to be a psychic—until her startling visions of the future turn deadly</b></div><DIV><BR>When Sarah Zoltanne moves from sunny California to a small town in Missouri, she feels like she’ll never fit in. Her mother is dating a jerk, the kids at her school despise her, and she misses her old home. So when a popular boy asks her to tell fortunes at a school fair, she jumps at the chance. But soon her crystal ball begins to swirl with strange visions and her outlandish predictions start to come true with startling accuracy. Now Sarah must confront a community that not only mistrusts her, but also fears her strange powers.</div><DIV> </div><DIV><i>Gallows Hill</i> is a spine-chilling thriller based on the story of the Salem witch trials. </div><DIV> </div><DIV>This ebook features an illustrated biography of Lois Duncan including rare images and never-before-seen documents from the author’s personal collection.</div>
The Treasure Hunt
by Kate Willis

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English

Pages

55

Publication Date

May 31, 2016

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When they reached the gnarled, old apple tree something white lying in the compost pile caught David’s eye. He came to a sudden stop and jumped off his bike. Picking up the small package, he dusted off the grass mulch and carefully unwrapped a wooden block with strange carvings on one side. The paper, however, was more than just wrapping. “Your father’s favorite pastime and your favorite foods are the keys to this mystery. Signed, Das Alte und Langweilig,” read David as he studied the paper. They were silent a moment each thinking of the strange clue and even stranger signature. Anna was first to speak. “It seems like some sort of treasure hunt.”
LEGO City: Mystery on the LEGO Express
by Trey King

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English

Pages

24

Publication Date

August 26, 2014

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All aboard! Time to take a wild ride on the LEGO(R) Express train!<br /><br />When a famous actress loses her award statue on the LEGO Express, it is up to Mr. Clue to solve this action-packed and hilarious mystery-adventure!

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