Tag Archives: Action & Adventure

Catching Fire (The Second Book of the Hunger Games)

Author: Suzanne Collins Publisher: Scholastic Press Product Description Suzanne Collins continues the amazing story of Katniss Everdeen in the phenomenal Hunger Games trilogy. Against all odds, Katniss Everdeen has won the annual Hunger Games with fellow district tribute Peeta Mellark. But it was a victory won by defiance of the Capitol and their harsh rules. […]

Gone

Author: Michael Grant Publisher: HarperCollins e-books Product Description In the blink of an eye. Everyone disappears. GONE. Except for the young. Teens. Middle schoolers. Toddlers. But not one single adult. No teachers, no cops, no doctors, no parents. Just as suddenly, there are no phones, no internet, no television. No way to get help. And […]

Pretties

Author: Scott Westerfeld Publisher: Simon Pulse Product Description Gorgeous. Popular. Perfect. Perfectly wrong. Tally has finally become pretty. Now her looks are beyond perfect, her clothes are awesome, her boyfriend is totally hot, and she’s completely popular. It’s everything she’s ever wanted. But beneath all the fun — the nonstop parties, the high-tech luxury, the […]

The Phantom Tollbooth

Author: Norton Juster Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers Product Description Illustrated in black-and-white. We’re celebrating the thirty-fifth anniversary (1996) of this modern kids’ classic with a special hardcover edition! This ingenious fantasy centeres around Milo, a bored ten-year-old who comes home to find a large toy tollbooth sitting in his room. Joining forces with […]

Eclipse (The Twilight Saga, Book 3)

Author: Stephenie Meyer Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Product Description Readers captivated by Twilight and New Moon will eagerly devour Eclipse, the much anticipated third book in Stephenie Meyer’s riveting vampire love saga. As Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her quest for revenge, Bella […]

Witch & Wizard: The Gift

Author: James Patterson Publisher: Little, Brown and Company Product Description When Whit & Wisty were imprisoned by the wicked forces of the totalitarian regime known as the New Order, they were barely able to escape with their lives. Now part of a hidden community of teens like themselves, Whit and Wisty have established themselves as […]

Pretty Little Liars

Author: Sara Shepard Publisher: HarperCollins e-books Product Description Gossip thrives amid the Mercedes-Benzes, mega mansions, and perfectly manicured hedges in the exclusive town of Rosewood, Pennsylvania. Behind their big Gucci sunglasses, beneath their perfectly pressed Polos, everyone has something to hide, especially high school juniors Spencer, Aria, Emily, and Hanna. Spencer covets her sister’s gorgeous […]

Harold’s Circus (Purple Crayon Books)

Author: Crockett Johnson Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Purple crayon in hand, Harold draws a tightrope and falls into a circus [where he has many adventures].As in the previous books, the dauntless Harold is resourceful and loveable.” SLJ.

Let’s Cruise! (Friendship Box, 4 board books in a box) (Cars movie tie in)

Author: RH Disney Publisher: RH/Disney Product Description Ready, set, GO! Lightning McQueen, the rookie hot-shot race car, is screaming his way down the track on his way to winning the Piston Cup. But when he gets stuck in a slow little town called Radiator Springs, McQueen must learn a valuable lesson about friendship—fast. This beautifully […]

The Big Book of Christmas Plays: 21 Modern and Traditional One-Act Plays for the Celebration of Christmas

Author: Sylvia E. Kamerman Publisher: Plays Product Description Twenty-one, royalty-free plays about Christmas for ages from elementary through high school. Includes both modern and classic plays.

Christmas Kiddoodles: Fun Pad With Stickers No 6

Author: Publisher: Mcclanahan Book Co

Christmas Kiddoodles: Play Pad With Stickers No 7

Author: Publisher: Mcclanahan Book Co

The Christmas Book

Author: Caroline Royds Publisher: Putnam Juvenile Product Description Poems, stories, and carols for each of the twelve days of Christmas.

A Deadly Christmas (Sweet Valley High)

Author: Francine Pascal Publisher: Sweet Valley Product Description Jessica is convinced that her fiance+a7 Jeremy is a two-timing criminal and plots to get even, but she could get caught in her own trap and burn to death unless her sister Elizabeth can help her.

The Christmas Killer

Author: Patricia Windsor Publisher: Scholastic Trade Product Description At Christmastime, as young girls are disappearing, Rose is having disturbing dreams that reveal where their dead bodies can be found.

Christmas Alphabet Book (ABC Adventures/Big Book/Sl-Bc038)

Author: Patricia Whitehead Publisher: Troll Communications Llc Product Description While Santa belatedly leaves on his Christmas Eve trip around the world, the reader is introduced to the letters of the alphabet.

Santa’s Christmas Kitten/Sticker Book (A Sticker Picture Storybook)

Author: Sara James Publisher: Troll Communications Llc

Nedobeck’s Twelve Days of Christmas

Author: Don Nedobeck Publisher: Childrens Pr Product Description On each of the twelve days of Christmas, unusual or extravagant gifts arrive from a young woman’s true love.

Curious Little Kitten’s First Christmas (First Little Golden Books)

Author: Linda Hayward Publisher: Goldencraft Product Description A curious little kitten puzzles over all the new things in the house at Christmastime.

The Christmas Story (Little Golden Readers)

Author: Jane Werner Publisher: Goldencraft Product Description Beautiful paintings by Eloise Wilkin and inspiring text, make this story of the birth of Jesus one to share again and again.

Christmas Stories from Grandma’s Attic

Author: Arleta Richardson Publisher: Chariot Victor Pub Product Description Still content with her life as a minister’s wife in a small Michigan farming community, Mabel observes with great interest the busy lives of family and friends.

The Twelve Days of Christmas

Author: Ian Beck Publisher: Oxford University Press Product Description Ian Beck’s delicate, nostalgic illustrations are known and loved throughout the world. His work evokes a gentle ideal of childhood in the tradition of Kate Greenaway and Edward Ardizzone, and his books for young children are full of humour and fun, while at the same time […]

Tale of the Christmas Mouse

Author: Judith Fringuello Publisher: Troll Communications Llc

Father Christmas Goes on Holiday

Author: Raymond Briggs Publisher: Putnam Pub Group Product Description Father Christmas visits France, Scotland, and Las Vegas while on his annual vacation.

Warton’s Christmas Eve Adventure

Author: Russell E. Erickson Publisher: Dell Pub Co Product Description Lost in a blizzard the day before Christmas, Warton the toad makes two new friends during his attempts to get home in time for his favorite part of Christmas Eve.

Christmas in the Stable (Sandcastle Book)

Author: Astrid Lindgren Publisher: Putnam Publishing Group Product Description As a young girl listens to her mother tell the story of the first Christmas, where else would she imagine the miracle taking place but in the stable and fields she knows so well? “Simple loving text and radiantly beautiful pictures in rich colors by Sweden’s […]

Pokemon Tales, Volume 8: Dragonite’s Christmas (Pokémon Tales)

Author: Akihito Toda Publisher: VIZ Media LLC Product Description Dragonite is very intelligent – a good thing when Santa needs help tracking down his lost reindeer. But Dragonite has a secret, too.

The Subtle Knife: His Dark Materials

Author: Philip Pullman Publisher: Yearling Product Description Here is the highly anticipated second installment of Philip Pullman’s epic fantasy trilogy, begun with the critically acclaimed The Golden Compass. Lyra and Will, her newfound friend, tumble separately into the strange tropical otherworld of Cittàgazze, “the city of magpies,” where adults are curiously absent and children run […]

Artemis Fowl (Artemis Fowl, Book One)

Author: Eoin Colfer Publisher: Disney Hyperion Product Description Twelve-year-old Artemis Fowl is a millionaire, a genius—and, above all, a criminal mastermind. But even Artemis doesn’t know what he’s taken on when he kidnaps a fairy, Captain Holly Short of the LEPrecon Unit. These aren’t the fairies of bedtime stories; these fairies are armed and dangerous. […]

The Final Warning (Maximum Ride, Book 4)

Author: James Patterson Publisher: Little, Brown and Company Product Description “Three cheers! Max is one of the smartest, strongest, funniest heroines around.” – Diane Garrett, Diane’s Books In this breathtaking new story from the astonishing imagination of James Patterson, a girl has to save herself from an army assembled just to capture her-and maybe save […]

The New Adventures of Curious George

Author: H. A. Rey Publisher: HMH Books Product Description This collection includes eight full-length stories including Curious George Goes to a Chocolate Factory, Curious George and the Puppies, Curious George Makes Pancakes, Curious George Feeds the Animals, Curious George Goes to a Movie, Curious George and the Hot Air Balloon, Curious George in the Snow, […]

Gingerbread Baby

Author: Jan Brett Publisher: Putnam Juvenile Product Description Remember how the Gingerbread Boy is eaten by the fox? Well, not this Gingerbread Baby in a delicious twist to a favorite old tale. It all begins when Matti opens the oven too soon and out jumps a cheeky little Gingerbread Baby. He leads Matti’s mother and […]

Best Dad in the Sea (Finding Nemo Step into Reading, Step 1)

Author: Amy J. Tyler Publisher: RH/Disney Product Description A Step into Reading Book. Nemo loves his father Marlin, and Marlin loves his little Nemo. In this Step 1 story based on Disney/Pixar’s new feature film Finding Nemo, young readers will love watching Marlin gain courage as he searches the ocean for his son–and seeing Nemo […]

Dora’s Storytime Collection (Dora the Explorer)

Author: Various Publisher: Simon Spotlight/Nickelodeon Product Description Dora and her best friend, Boots, go on more adventures than you can count. Now Dora fans can enjoy many of their favorite Dora stories all in one book! This best-selling collection includes: Dora’s Backpack Little Star Happy Birthday, Mami! Meet Diego! Dora Saves the Prince Dora’s Treasure […]

Behemoth (Leviathan)

Author: Scott Westerfeld Publisher: Simon Pulse Product Description The behemoth is the fiercest creature in the British navy. It can swallow enemy battleships with one bite. The Darwinists will need it, now that they are at war with the Clanker powers. Deryn is a girl posing as a boy in the British Air Service, and […]

Nancy Drew Starter Set

Author: Carolyn Keene Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Product Description The Nancy Drew Starter Set is the perfect gift for aspiring detectives, or longtime fans of the series! The first six books are packaged together in a collectible box set with an updated design. Titles included are #1 The Secret of the Old Clock, #2 The […]

Percy’s Chocolate Crunch: And Other Thomas the Tank Engine Stories (Thomas & Friends)

Author: Random House Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Product Description Straight from the latest Thomas video come three delightful new tales from the Island of Sodor. Thomas fans will laugh when Percy has an accident at the chocolate factory; meet a new engine named Salty, who has a secret; and go through a […]

Maid for Me

Author: Kathleen Lieu Publisher: Nummyz Productions Product Description Feisty Mina Lin waltzes on glass shards when she lands a job as billionaire Jaiden Daniels’s maid. What happens when Jaiden hires her to become his pretend girlfriend? Pretending to be in love with the hot Rich Boy is hard, when Mina’s heart only beats for her […]

Pretty Little Liars #6: Killer

Author: Sara Shepard Publisher: HarperCollins e-books Product Description In picture-perfect Rosewood, Pennsylvania, ash-blond highlights gleam in the winter sun and frozen lakes sparkle like Swarovski crystals. But pictures often lie—and so do Rosewood’s four prettiest girls. Hanna, Aria, Spencer, and Emily have been lying ever since they became friends with beautiful Alison DiLaurentis. Ali made […]

Bartimaeus: The Ring of Solomon

Author: Jonathan Stroud Publisher: Hyperion Book CH Product Description Bartimaeus, everyone’s favorite (wise-cracking) djinni, is back in book four of this best-selling series. As alluded to in the footnotes throughout the series, Bartimaeus has served hundreds of magicians during his 5,010 year career. Now, for the first time, fans will go back in time with […]

Pendragon (Boxed Set): The Merchant of Death, The Lost City of Faar, The Never War, The Reality Bug, Black Water

Author: D.J. MacHale Publisher: Aladdin Product Description Bobby Pendragon was a seemingly normal fourteen-year-old boy. He had a family, a home, and even Marley, his beloved dog. Then one day his uncle Press showed up telling Bobby that some people needed his help, and nothing has been the same since. Now Bobby knows that he […]

The Islands of the Blessed (Richard Jackson Books (Atheneum Hardcover))

Author: Nancy Farmer Publisher: Atheneum/Richard Jackson Books Product Description In this much-anticipated conclusion to the Sea of Trolls trilogy, Notland is no place to seek one’s true calling. Or is it?

A Christmas Card for Mr. McFizz (Green Tiger Storybooks)

Author: Obren Bokich Publisher: Childrens Pr Product Description A lonely chipmunk devises a way to receive more Christmas cards than the popular pack-rat family that lives next door.

I Shall Wear Midnight

Author: Terry Pratchett Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description It starts with whispers. Then someone picks up a stone. Finally, the fires begin. When people turn on witches, the innocents suffer. . . . Tiffany Aching has spent years studying with senior witches, and now she is on her own. As the witch of the Chalk, she […]

Daniel X: Demons and Druids – Free Preview

Author: James Patterson Publisher: Little, Brown Product Description Daniel X’s hunt to eliminate each and every intergalactic criminal on Earth is always relentless, but this time, it’s getting personal. Number Three on the List of Alien Outlaws takes the form of raging, soul-possessing fire. And fire transports Daniel back to the most traumatic event of […]

The Night Before Christmas

Author: Clement C. Moore Publisher: Goldencraft Product Description This timeless verse is brought back for a whole new generation, now at a sweet new size and classic price. Enjoy old memories and make new ones as you share this favorite Christmas tradition with the whole family.

Christmas Blessings: Baby’s Holiday Photo Album (Baby Blessings)

Author: Joyce Davidson Publisher: Standard Publishing Company

Merry Christmas, Little Mouse: A Scratch-The-Scent and Lift-The-Flap Book

Author: Noelle Carter Publisher: Henry Holth & Co (J) Product Description Little Mouse has presents to share with his friends for Christmas. The reader can guess what the present is before lifting the flap on the page by scratching and sniffing the package.

Christmas Time at Santa’s Workshop (A Troll Pop-Up Book)

Author: Barbara Burrow Publisher: Troll Communications Llc

The Story of Christmas for Children

Author: Publisher: Associated Publishers Group Product Description Simply told story of Jesus’ birth accompanied by soft lovely illustrations