Akiko and the Alpha Centauri 5000

By Mark Crilley

Akiko and her crew–Spuckler Boach, Mr. Beeba, Poog, and Gax–are competing in an intergalactic race from one part of the universe to the opposite. alongside the way in which they need to make it throughout the slender passages of the Labyrinth of Lulla-ma-Waygo, the infamous virtually Black gap of Luzbert-7, and the lethal Jaws of McVluddapuck. All Akiko desires to do is make it again to Earth in a single piece!
But while Spuckler discovers that his outdated rival Bluggamin Streed is usually within the race, profitable turns into crucial factor. And Akiko fast unearths herself stuck up within the festival. Who will move domestic with the prestigious Centauri Cup?

From the Hardcover edition.

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Dogs Don't Tell Jokes

By Louis Sachar

A sidesplitting vintage from Newbery Medalist and nationwide e-book Award winner Louis Sachar (Holes), with a brand-new cover!
Gary W. Boone understands he used to be born to be a humorist. It’s the remainder of the youngsters in his category who imagine he’s only a goon. Then the Floyd Hicks Junior highschool expertise convey is introduced, and he starts off working towards his regimen nonstop to get it the best option. Gary’s certain this can be his enormous break—he’ll make everybody giggle and win the $100 prize. but if an outrageous shock threatens to show his debut right into a catastrophe, it looks like the most important funny story of all can be on Gary himself.

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George, Thomas, and Abe!: The Step into Reading Presidents Story Collection

This assortment positive aspects 3 of our hottest biographies: Washington, the stoic basic with a gentle spot for animals; Jefferson, the bright statesman who used to be a foodie at middle, and Lincoln, the absentminded attorney whose compassionate caseload foretold his presidency. starting readers will find out about little-known, illuminating occasions within the previous years of those notable males and the way, lengthy sooner than getting into the White residence, they lived lives full of intelligence, braveness, and kindness--the hallmarks of an excellent president.

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The Island Stallion Races (Black Stallion)

By Walter Farley

Greater than whatever, Steve Duncan desires of racing his large, wild stallion, Flame. the pony is untrained, yet exceedingly speedy and Steve simply desires to express him off. whilst strangers appear and supply to make Steve’s dream a fact, Steve can't think his good fortune. yet quickly he realizes expert racetrack is not any position for an unbroken stallion.

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Rascal (The Puppy Place #4)

By Ellen Miles

Welcome to the dog Place--where each dog unearths a home!

Lizzie and Charles Peterson love canines, in particular puppies.  So it's excellent that the Petersons are a foster kinfolk for younger canines. they'll undertake a puppy in their personal at some point, yet now they're chuffed to assist pups locate simply definitely the right domestic.  

The Petersons' most modern foster dog is Rascal.  he's a Jack Russell terrier, and his identify suits him well.  He should be small, yet he could cause massive trouble.  Lizzie and Charles are in for a challenge.  Will they manage to locate an individual who will take care of this pesky little puppy?


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A Kiss, a Dare and a Boat Called Promise

By Fiona Foden

A humorous, touching tale approximately existence adjustments, friendship and primary love. Josie has lived on her boat, Promise, her complete lifestyles. She reveals it more straightforward to stroll on deck than she does to stroll on land. yet Promise has been condemned, and in flip, Josie is condemned to survive dry land. Then she meets Leon, a boy from her neighbourhood...

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Lola macht Schlagzeilen (Lola, Band 2)

By Isabel Abedi

Ein Interview mit einer cost? Nichts Besonderes für Lola! Zumindest nicht, wenn sie sich nachts in die berühmte Reporterin Lo. Ve. verwandelt. Klar, dass sie zusammen mit ihrer besten Freundin Flo auch die Titelgeschichte der Schülerzeitung übernimmt. Doch schnell stellen die beiden fest, dass es in Wirklichkeit gar nicht so einfach ist, aufregende und außergewöhnliche Ereignisse zu finden. Und ihre neuen Patenkinder aus der ersten Klasse sorgen zwar für jede Menge Trubel, sind für eine Schlagzeile aber rein gar nicht geeignet. Kurzerhand beschließt Lola, über die Ergreifung des gefährlichen Wasserpistolenbanditen zu berichten, der die Stadt seit Wochen in Atem hält. Dazu muss sie ihn allerdings erst einmal schnappen ...

Die warmherzig und humorvoll erzählte Spiegel-Bestseller-Reihe der renommierten Autorin Isabel Abedi um das beliebte Mädchen Lola, ihre Familie und ihre Freunde.

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Judy Moody Declares Independence

By Megan McDonald

When a trip to Boston spurs Judy's curiosity in innovative heroes and heroines, she's quickly on a quest for extra independence during this hilarious new episode from Megan McDonald and Peter H. Reynolds. Huzzah!

She, Judy Moody, might hereby, at the present time, make the Judy Moody announcement of Independence. With alien rights and her personal handbag of Happiness and everything.

Hear ye! pay attention ye! we all know that Judy Moody has a temper for each celebration, and now a trip to Boston has placed our recognized 3rd grader in a innovative temper. whilst Judy meets an English woman named Tori on the Tea occasion send, she is gobsmacked to profit what number liberties her British buddy enjoys — her personal telephone, inner most bathroom toilet, and kilos of allowance. whilst an afternoon of cheerfully doing her chores does not earn Judy Moody extra rights, and staging a insurrection within the kind of a tea-throwing Boston bath get together has her dad interpreting the insurrection act, Judy is compelled into transitority retreat. Who could bet real-life challenge regarding her brother, Stink, could ultimately provide Judy an opportunity to teach her brave speedy considering - -and end up her independence, as soon as and for all?

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