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The Name of this Book Is Secret

Rating: (39 reviews) Author: Pseudonymous Bosch Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Product Description This is the story about a secret. but it also contains a secret story. When adventurous detectives, Cass, an ever-vigilant survivalist, and Max-Ernest, a boy driven by logic, discover the Symphony of Smells, a box filled with smelly vials of […]

Demonata #2, The: Demon Thief: Book 2 in The Demonata series (Demonata)

Rating: (12 reviews) Author: Darren Shan Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Book Description Kernel Fleck has always known he’s weird. He sees lights. Strange, multi-colored patches of light, swirling through the air. But it’s not until a window opens into a demon world, with horrific consequences, that Kernel discovers his powers. As a Disciple, his […]

You Read to Me, I’ll Read to You: Very Short Stories to Read Together

Rating: (32 reviews) Author: Mary Ann Hoberman Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Book Description oin the fun as 17 familiar nursery rhyme characters take starring roles in this latest addition to the New York Times bestselling series You Read to Me, I’ll Read to You. Designed with budding readers in mind, each of the tales […]

Mr. Popper’s Penguins

Rating: (122 reviews) Author: Richard Atwater, Florence Atwater Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Amazon.com More than 60 years have not dated this wonderfully absurd tale–it still makes kids (and parents) laugh out loud. Poor Mr. Popper isn’t exactly unhappy; he just wishes he had seen something of the world before meeting Mrs. Popper and settling […]

Sons of Destiny (Cirque Du Freak: The Saga of Darren Shan, Book 12

Rating: (25 reviews) Author: Darren Shan Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Book Description Time seemed to collapse… There was a sharp stabbing sensation in my stomach… Steve crowed, “Now I have you! Now you’re gonna die!” Dead if he loses – damned if he wins. The time has finally come for Darren to face his […]

The Dog That Stole Football Plays

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Matt Christopher Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers

Museum Shapes

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: The (NY) Metropolitan Museum of Art Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Book Description From circles and squares to arches and stars, Museum Shapes introduces children to basic and complex shapes through The Metropolitan Museums extensive and varied collections of art. Each shape has two spreads devoted to it; the first spread […]

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

Rating: (18 reviews) Author: Sherman Alexie Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Book Description In his first book for young adults, bestselling author Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the […]

The Demonata #5: Blood Beast (Demonata)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Darren Shan Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Book Description “Locked inside Dervish’s study. Breath coming quickly, raggedly. Trembling wildly. I still feel sick and dizzy, but maybe that’s fear. I force myself to breathe normally, evenly. When I’m in control, I study my reflection, looking for telltale signs. Am I turning […]

Twilight (The Twilight Saga, Book 1)

Rating: (1102 reviews) Author: Stephenie Meyer Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Amazon.com “Softly he brushed my cheek, then held my face between his marble hands. ‘Be very still,’ he whispered, as if I wasn’t already frozen. Slowly, never moving his eyes from mine, he leaned toward me. Then abruptly, but very gently, he rested his […]

Gossip Girl: The Second Collection (Gossip Girl)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Cecily von Ziegesar Publisher: Little, Brown

New Moon (Twilight, Book 2)

Rating: (492 reviews) Author: Stephenie Meyer Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Book Description Legions of readers entranced by Twilight are hungry for more and they won’t be disappointed. In New Moon, Stephenie Meyer delivers another irresistible combination of romance and suspense with a supernatural twist. The “star-crossed” lovers theme continues as Bella and Edward find […]

Firegirl

Rating: (14 reviews) Author: Tony Abbott Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Book Description “This novel may be brief, but it leaves a big impact.”-Publishers Weekly (starred review) “Tom’s a normal seventh-grader, negotiating a slightly prickly stage in his long friendship with Jeff…The arrival of new girl Jessica Feeney, however, changes everything; Jessica, who is attending […]

Eclipse (Twilight, Book 3)

Rating: (471 reviews) Author: Stephenie Meyer Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Book 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, […]

Eat Healthy, Feel Great

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: William Sears, Martha Sears, Christie Watts Kelly Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Book Description The authors of the acclaimed Sears Parenting Libraryintroduce two new books for young children to read with caregivers.Eat Healthy, Feel Great gives kids the tools to make their own wise food choices.Quick and easy recipes that kids […]

Eggs

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Jerry Spinelli Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Book Description Nine-year-old David has recently lost his mother to a freak accident, his salesman father is constantly on the road, and he is letting his anger out on his grandmother. Sarcastic and bossy 13-year-old Primrose lives with her childlike, fortuneteller mother, and a […]

Rich Dad Poor Dad for Teens: The Secrets About Money–That You Don’t Learn in School! (Rich Dad Poor Dad)

Rating: (15 reviews) Author: Robert T. Kiyosaki, Sharon L. Lechter Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Book Description The #1 New York Times bestselling authors of the blockbuster Rich Dad Poor Dad series reveal their groundbreaking financial advice to teens. This special just-for-teens edition based on Rich Dad Poor Dad builds a foundation of self-confidence from […]

What’s the Big Secret?: Talking about Sex with Girls and Boys

Rating: (18 reviews) Author: Laurie Krasny Brown Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Book Description “If you’re having trouble talking to your children about sex–knowing what to say and when to say it–then here is the book for you.The talented team who created the acclaimed Dino Life Guides for Families is ready to help. With characteristic […]

The Adventures of Tintin – Red Rackham’s Treasure / The Seven Crystal Balls / Prisoners of the Sun (3 Complete Adventures in 1 Volume, Vol. 4)

Rating: (16 reviews) Author: Herge Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Amazon.com Volume 4 of the 3-in-1 Tintin series begins in the middle of an adventure, concluding the story begun in The Secret of the Unicorn. (Keeping all the two-part stories together was not possible in the 3-in-1 format because chronologically, the Unicorn/Rackham and Crystal/Prisoners two-parters […]

Maximum Ride #3: Saving the World and Other Extreme Sports (Maximum Ride)

Rating: (59 reviews) Author: James Patterson Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Book Description There’s one last chance to save the world in MAXIMUM RIDE: SAVING THE WORLD AND OTHER EXTREME SPORTS, the closing chapter of James Patterson’s thrilling trilogy. The time has arrived for Max and her winged “Flock” to face their ultimate enemy and […]

The Peace Book

Rating: (19 reviews) Author: Todd Parr Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Book Description Today everyone is talking about peace. But how do you explain this abstract conceptto young children? Todd Parr is here to help. Like his bestselling title It+s Okay to be Different, The Peace Book gives parents and teachers a valuable tool in […]

And Nobody Got Hurt 2!: The World’s Weirdest, Wackiest Most Amazing True Sports Stories

Author: Len Berman Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Book Description An Olympian who sacrificed a medal to save a competitor, a professional soccer player who was bribed out of retirement with pizza, a runaway pig who disrupted the start of a baseball game — truth is stranger than fiction, especially in sports! In this sequel […]

The Adventures of Tintin: The Broken Ear / The Black Island / King Ottokar’s Sceptre (3 Complete Adventures in 1 Volume, Vol. 2)

Rating: (19 reviews) Author: Herge Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers

Maximum Ride: School’s Out – Forever (Maximum Ride)

Rating: (95 reviews) Author: James Patterson Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Book Description “Adventure, fighting, backstabbing and love abound” (VOYA) in this action-packed follow-up to the #1 New York Times blockbuster MAXIMUM RIDE: THE ANGEL EXPERIMENT, now available in paperback. The heart-stopping quest of six winged kids–led by fourteen-year-old Max–to find their parents and investigate […]

And Nobody Got Hurt!: The World’s Weirdest, Wackiest True Sports Stories

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Len Berman Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Book Description A baseball player who ran the bases backwards, an indoor hockey game cut short due to fog, a basketball player who scored for both teams in the same game, a football quarterback who passed the ball to himself, a golf tournament with […]

The Mysterious Benedict Society

Rating: (32 reviews) Author: Trenton Lee Stewart Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Book Description Dozens of children respond to this peculiar ad in the newspaper and are then put through a series of mind-bending tests, which readers take along with them.Only four children-two boys and two girls-succeed.Their challenge: to go on a secret mission that […]

Toot & Puddle: Let It Snow (Toot and Puddle)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Holly Hobbie Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Book Description Celebrate the last book in the beloved series with a Christmas story about the gift of friendship and free limited edition Christmas ornaments. With a nod to previous books in the Toot Puddle series, Holly Hobbie, shows readers that the best kind […]

The Adventures of Tintin: The Crab With the Golden Claws / The Shooting Star / The Secret of the Unicorn (3 Complete Adventures in 1 Volume, Vol. 3)

Rating: (15 reviews) Author: Herge Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers

Maniac Magee

Rating: (700 reviews) Author: Jerry Spinelli Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Amazon.com Maniac Magee is a folk story about a boy, a very excitable boy. One that can outrun dogs, hit a home run off the best pitcher in the neighborhood, tie a knot no one can undo. “Kid’s gotta be a maniac,” is what […]

You Read to Me, I’ll Read to You: Very Short Scary Tales to Read Together (You Read to Me, I’ll Read to You)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Mary Ann Hoberman Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Book Description In an irresistible fourth You Read to Me collaboration, Mary Ann Hoberman and Michael Emberley have added spooky tales to their bestselling and award-winning series–and it’s a scary lot of fun.You’ve never met witches, zombies, ghosts, or ghouls like these before!