Tag Archives: Ages 9-12

Cassandra Clare: The Mortal Instrument Series

Author: Cassandra Clare Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Product Description The Shadowhunters—touched by angels and charged with protecting innocents—battle demons and other evil in the bestselling Mortal Instruments series. City of Bones When Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a murder. Much less a murder […]

The Siege of Macindaw: Book Six

Author: John Flanagan Publisher: Puffin Product Description The kingdom is in danger. Renegade knight Sir Keren has succeeded in overtaking Castle Macindaw and is now conspiring with the Scotti. The fate of Araluen rests in the hands of two young adventurers: the Ranger Will and his warrior friend, Horace. Yet for Will, the stakes are […]

Awakened

Author: P. C. Cast Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin Product Description “My love, speak to me.  Tell me everything.”  Neferet went to Kalona, kneeling before him, stroking the soft, dark wings that unfurled loosely around the immortal. “What would you have me say?”  He didn’t meet her eyes.   “Zoey lives.” Neferet’s voice was flat, cold, lifeless. […]

Sun-Kissed Christmas

Author: Katherine Applegate Publisher: Simon Pulse Product Description A Simon & Schuster eBook

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

Author: Barbara Robinson Publisher: Harper Collins, Inc. Product Description The Herdmans are the worst kids in the history of the world. They lie, steal, smoke cigars, swear, and hit little kids. So no one is prepared when this outlaw family invades church one Sunday and decides to take over the annual Christmas pageant. None of […]

Hex Hall Book One

Author: Rachel Hawkins Publisher: Disney Hyperion Product Description Three years ago, Sophie Mercer discovered that she was a witch. It’s gotten her into a few scrapes. Her non-gifted mother has been as supportive as possible, consulting Sophie’s estranged father�an elusive European warlock�only when necessary. But when Sophie attracts too much human attention for a prom-night […]

Where the Red Fern Grows

Author: Wilson Rawls Publisher: Laurel Leaf Product Description A loving threesome, they ranged the dark hills and river bottoms of Cherokee country. Old Dan had the brawn. Little Ann had the brains, and Billy had the will to make them into the finest hunting team in the valley. Glory and victory were coming to them, […]

Angel: A Maximum Ride Novel

Author: James Patterson Publisher: Little, Brown and Company Product Description In the seventh book in the bestselling series, evil scientists are still trying to convince Max that she needs to save the world, this time by providing the genetic link in speeding up the pace of evolution. Worse, they’re trying to convince her that her […]

Mockingjay (The Final Book of The Hunger Games)

Author: Suzanne Collins Publisher: Scholastic Press Product Description Against all odds, Katniss Everdeen has survived the Hunger Games twice. But now that she’s made it out of the bloody arena alive, she’s still not safe. The Capitol is angry. The Capitol wants revenge. Who do they think should pay for the unrest? Katniss. And what’s […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

A Christmas Carol: A Young Reader’s Edition of the Classic Holiday Tale

Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: Running Press Kids Product Description Remarkable, sumptuous artwork by top children’s book illustrator, artist Christian Birmingham, enhances the faithful abridgement of this Dickens classic. Our other Christmas classics illustrated by Christian Birmingham, A Christmas Treasury, and The Night Before Christmas. With 35 full-color and black-and-white illustrations.

Fixing Delilah

Author: Sarah Ockler Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Product Description Things in Delilah Hannaford’s life have a tendency to fall apart. She used to be a good student, but she can’t seem to keep it together anymore. Her “boyfriend” isn’t much of a boyfriend. And her mother refuses to discuss the fight that […]

Christmas Ornaments

Author: Golden Books Publisher: Golden Books

Teddy’s Countdown to Christmas

Author: Amanda Davidson Publisher: Troll Communications

A Christmas Carol (Classics Illustrated)

Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: Berkley Publishing Group

Christmas in Today’s Germany (Christmas Around the World)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Publisher: Random House Trade

Snowman’s Christmas

Author: Delia Huddy Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers Product Description A snowman who is starting to melt as the weather gets warmer decides that he should go to the North Pole for Christmas.

Christmas Time in the Mountains

Author: Mildred Luton Publisher: DeVorss & Company

Mickey’s Christmas Party: Pop-Up

Author: Mouse Works Publisher: Mouse Works

A Doll-House Christmas

Author: Jean Marzollo Publisher: Scholastic

Fright Before Christmas-12 Copy Prepak

Author: James Howe Publisher: Avon Books

Family Read-Aloud Christmas Treasury

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Alice Low Publisher: Bt Bound Product Description A rich anthology of holiday favorites shares Christmas poems, songs and carols, and short stories for the entire family. Reprint. AB. SLJ.

Sesame St. Christmas (Look-Look)

Author: Golden Books Publisher: Golden Books

The Christmas Tree Book

Author: Golden Books Publisher: Golden Books

Jasmine’s Christmas Ride (Pony Tails)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Bonnie Bryant Publisher: Bt Bound Product Description horse show, the Pony Tails are off to a rocky start when Corey is chosen over Jasmine to compete in the show, and Jasmine cannot overcome her hurt feelings.

Miracle in a Shoe Box: A Christmas Gift of Wonder

Author: Franklin Graham Publisher: Thomas Nelson Inc Product Description A nine-year-old boy and his young sister learn the happiness that comes from giving their best in this touching story of compassion, sacrifice, and redemption. And across the ocean, their Bosnian counterparts find themselves the grateful recipients of something far more precious than money can buy.

The 39 Clues, Book 10: Into the Gauntlet

Author: Margaret Peterson Haddix Publisher: Scholastic Inc. Product Description Throughout the hunt for the 39 Clues, Amy and Dan Cahill have uncovered history’s greatest mysteries and their family’s deadliest secrets. But are they ready to face the truth about the Cahills and the key to their unmatched power? After a whirlwind race that’s taken them […]

Franny K. Stein’s Crate of Danger (Boxed Set): Lunch Walks Among Us; Attack of the 50-Ft. Cupid; The Invisible Fran; The Fran That Time Forgot (Franny K. Stein, Mad Scientist)

Rating: (12 reviews) Author: Jim Benton Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Product Description Franny K. Stein is not your average girl — she’s a mad scientist. She prefers poison ivy to daisies and piranha to goldfish, and when Franny jumps rope, she uses her pet snake. Being a mad scientist is exciting, but it […]

Twelve Days of Christmas Presents

Author: Harriet Ziefert Publisher: Sterling Product Description A fun twist on a favorite holiday song, and a truly dazzling countdown to Christmas. On the first day of Christmas, my mommy gave to me, A puppy under the tree. Kids will be singing with joy. What a magnificent Christmas present this beautiful book will be, with […]

Easy-To-Make Christmas Crafts (Easy Crafts & Projects)

Author: Judith Conaway Publisher: Troll Communications Llc Product Description Directions for tree ornaments, cards, and gifts to make at Christmas.

The Bottlestopper’s Christmas Tree Farm

Author: Sarah Graham Cork Publisher: Sevgo Pr

Christmas Menorahs: How a Town Fought Hate

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Janice, D.S.W. Cohn Publisher: Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media Product Description THIS EDITION IS INTENDED FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Describes how people in Billings, Montana joined together to fight a series of hate crimes against a Jewish family.

Once upon a Christmas

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: William Fillmore Publisher: Northwest Publishing

Firefighter’s Night Before Christmas (The Night Before Christmas Series)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Kimbra Cutlip Publisher: Pelican Publishing Product Description Who needs eight flying reindeer when Santa has a shiny red fire truck? It’s the Christmas Eve shift at Firehouse One, and all the firefighters are sitting down to bowls of hot chili when an old fireman stops by for a bite to eat. […]

Night Before Christmas in Texas, The (Night Before Christmas (Gibbs))

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Catherine Smith Publisher: Gibbs Smith Product Description A huge windstorm could stop Santa from getting across Texas, but a little armadillo spots Santa and his reindeer and helps them find their way!

Mrs. Mustard’s Baby Faces (Mrs. Mustards)

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Jane Wattenberg Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description Nothing is more enticing to a baby than another baby. Now in a bigger sizeand with brand-new vibrantly colored backgrounds, Chronicle’s groundbreaking board book is better than ever! The 12 pictures of darling baby faces help infants and toddlers explore a complicated range of […]

Little Puppy Finger Puppet Book (Finger Puppet Brd Bks)

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Chronicle Books Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description With a plush finger puppet permanently attached to the book and peek-a-boo holes in every page, this charming board book is a fun way for parents and children to play and read together.

The Chocolate War (Readers Circle)

Rating: (387 reviews) Author: Robert Cormier Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers Product Description IN 1974, AFTER SUFFERING rejections from seven major publishers, The Chocolate War made its debut. An uncompromising portrait of conformity and corruption, it quickly became a bestselling—and provocative—classic for young adults. “Masterfully structured and rich in theme; the action is well […]

It’s Not Summer Without You (A Summer Novel)

Rating: (12 reviews) Author: Jenny Han Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Product Description Can summer be truly summer without Cousins Beach? It used to be that Belly counted the days until summer, until she was back at Cousins Beach with Conrad and Jeremiah. But not this year. Not after Susannah got sick again and […]

A Bridge to the Stars

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Mankell, Henning Publisher: Andersen Digital Product Description 12 year old Joel lives with his father in the cold northern part of Sweden. At night he often sneaks out of his father’s house to look for a lonely dog he has seen from his window. On the bridge across the icy river […]

The Boys Next Door

Rating: (21 reviews) Author: Echols, Jennifer Publisher: Simon Pulse Product Description Cute, available, and one cabin over Lori lives for summertime on the lake. She spends all season wakeboarding, swimming, and hanging with her friends — including the two hotties in the house next door. With the Vader brothers, Lori’s always been one of the […]

Janey Junkfood’s Fresh Adventure!

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Barbara Storper Publisher: FoodPlay Productions Product Description “Finally–an enchanting new children’s book guaranteed to help kids get off the junk food track and make good eating GREAT FUN!” –Lauren Niemes, MEd, RD, Executive Director, The Nutrition Council “A painless way to get kids interested in healthy food!” –Dr. Andrew Weil, Founder […]

Countdown to Christmas (Christmas Minis)

Author: Michael A. VanderKlipp Publisher: Zonderkidz Product Description Young children will enjoy counting all who came to visit baby Jesus, in this board book perfect for gift giving.

Math on Call

Rating: (47 reviews) Author: Great Source Education Group Publisher: Steck-Vaughn Company Product Description FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

The Hunchback Assignments

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Arthur Slade Publisher: Wendy Lamb Books Product Description A gripping new series combines Steampunk, spying, and a fantastic Victorian London. The mysterious Mr. Socrates rescues Modo, a child in a traveling freak show. Modo is a hunchback with an amazing ability to transform his appearance, and Mr. Socrates raises him in […]

Christmas Follow-the-Dots (Dover Little Activity Books)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Suzanne Ross Publisher: Dover Publications Product Description Connect the numbered dots and discover some delightful holiday surprises. 57 puzzles with solutions.

Smiles to Go

Rating: (13 reviews) Author: Jerry Spinelli Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Everything changes the day ninth-grader Will Tuppence learns one startling fact: protons-those tiny atomic particles, the building-blocks to the building-blocks of life-can die. The one thing that was so certain in this world to Will has an expiration date. And Will′s carefully planned-out life? Not […]

Nick of Time

Rating: (56 reviews) Author: Ted Bell Publisher: Square Fish Product Description The setting is England, 1939, on the eve of war. Nick and his sister, Kate, begin gathering vital information for Winston Churchill as he tries to warn England of the imminent Nazi invasion. But the Nazis become the least of Nick’s problems after he […]