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The City Jungle

by Felix Salten & Whittaker Chambers Aladdin (October 14, 2014)

Get to know the lives and longings of animals in a city zoo in this time-honored tale from the author of Bambi.

The animals of the city zoo miss their homes. While they appreciate the company of one another,...


The Secrets of the Storm Vortex

by Anne Cameron & Victoria Jamieson Greenwillow Books (May 05, 2015)

The funny, fast-paced third book in The Lightning Catcher series! Part Storm Chasers and part The 39 Clues, this school adventure story about twelve-year-old Angus McFangus and his dangerous gift for predicting...


Two Tiny Mice

by Alan Baker Sky Pony (September 02, 2014)

This delightfully sweet storybook follows a duo of harvest mice as they explore the countryside. A unique mouse-eye view shows creatures in their natural habitats as the two meet a quiet rabbit, get a peek in...


Violet Mackerel's Pocket Protest

by Anna Branford & Elanna Allen Atheneum Books for Young Readers (September 02, 2014)

In this sixth story of the Violet Mackerel series, Violet and Rose start a very small protest to make a very big impact.

Violet and Rose have shared their best secrets under the big oak tree in Clover Park. And...


The Legend of Thunderfoot

by Bill Wallace Aladdin (August 12, 2014)

The day of the Naming is an important one for young roadrunners. That's when roadrunner parents judge the speed, courage, and hunting skill of their offspring and choose fitting names for them.

One proud fledgling...


The Hound of Florence

by Felix Salten & Huntley Paterson Aladdin (June 03, 2014)

It’s a dog’s life for a boy when he magically turns into a hound in this classic story from the author of Bambi.

On a routine walk through the streets of his hometown of Vienna, Lucas Grassi sees an archduke’s...


Ancient, Strange, and Lovely

by Susan Fletcher Atheneum Books for Young Readers (September 21, 2010)

In a slightly futuristic, polluted world, fourteen-year-old Bryn watches an ancient egg hatch, and her life changes forever. Like her family before her, Bryn can “ken” with birds, so at first she doesn’t...


The Little Raindrop

by Joanna Gray & Dubravka Kolanovic Sky Pony (March 04, 2014)

From cloud to puddle, and puddle to stream, the Little Raindrop is making its way on the remarkable journey that is Earth’s water cycle. In this inviting story—illustrated with pastels for a soft, full color—readers...


Hector Afloat

by Elizabeth Shreeve & Pamela R. Levy Aladdin (May 11, 2010)

One night Hector falls asleep to the sound of rain rat-a-tat-tatting on the roof of his wumblebug hole. And even though the rain has been coming down for days, Hector is not worried. He's safe and snug.

But...


Bambi's Children

by Felix Salten, Richard Cowdrey, Barthold Fles & R. Sudgen Tilley Aladdin (February 18, 2014)

Meet the new fawns in the forest: the descendants of Bambi discover the woods in this refreshed edition of the sequel to Bambi, complete with new illustrations.

Twin fawns Geno and Gurri are the children of Faline...


A Forest World

by Felix Salten, Paul R. Milton & Sanford Jerome Greenburger Aladdin (October 15, 2013)

The forest is a whole different world…Felix Salten’s classic story of wild and tame animals coming together is brought vividly to life in this refreshed edition, ideal for collecting.

To the animals of Lodge...


The Storm Tower Thief

by Anne Cameron & Victoria Jamieson Greenwillow Books (May 27, 2014)

The funny, fast-paced second book in The Lightning Catcher series! Science, weather, and the fantastical combine for a school adventure story, part Storm Chasers and part Percy Jackson, about twelve-year-old...


Our House Is Round

by Yolanda Kondonassis & Joan Brush Sky Pony (February 28, 2012)

Called “the perfect children’s introduction to environmental issues” by Fred Krupp, president of the Environmental Defense Fund, Our House Is Round gently guides young readers through a smartly narrated...


The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp

by Kathi Appelt Atheneum Books for Young Readers (July 23, 2013)

“Librarians often say that every book is not for every child, but The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp is” (The New York Times). Meet Bingo and J’miah, raccoon brothers on a mission to save Sugar Man...


Creature Crossing

by Betty Levin & Jos. A. Smith Greenwillow Books (November 02, 2010)

Ben, Kate, and Foster, the trio of friends from Starshine and Sunglow return in this satisfying sequel in which Ben finds a tiny creature in a ditch and is convinced he's stumbled upon something really big --...


Wildfire Run

by Dee Garretson HarperCollins (August 31, 2010)

The president's retreat, Camp David, is one of the safest places in the United States. So why can't the President's son, Luke, and his friends Theo and Callie stay there without Secret Service agents constantly...


Lost on a Mountain in Maine

by Donn Fendler & Joseph Egan HarperCollins (December 23, 2013)

Based on the true account of a boy's harrowing journey through the vast wilderness of the Katahdin Mountains, Lost on a Mountain in Maine is a gripping survival story for all ages.

Twelve-year-old Donn Fendler...


Bird Lake Moon

by Kevin Henkes Greenwillow Books (July 02, 2013)

Spencer thought the house might be haunted.

Mitch knew it wasn't. And he knew why.

The whole time Spencer and Mitch hung out together at Bird Lake that summer, there were secrets keeping them apart.

And maybe a...


Ripley's RBI 02: Dragon's Triangle

by Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Ripley Publishing (December 06, 2011)

Join the RBI—a group of teen agents with special gifts—on a series of action-packed adventures as they travel the world!

The coast of Japan is being terrorized by a mysterious creature. The RBI are sent to...


Bambi: A Life in the Woods

by Felix Salten & Richard Cowdrey Aladdin (February 19, 2013)

The beloved story of a deer in the forest reaches a new generation of readers with a fresh new look.

Bambi’s life in the woods begins happily. There are forest animals to play with and Bambi’s twin cousins,...


The Falcon’s Feather (Explorer Academy)

by National Geographic Kids National Geographic Kids (March 21, 2019)

Danger, mystery, and high adventure await as Cruz boards the Explorer Academy ship on a dangerous mission to the icy north in search of the first piece of his mother's hidden cypher.

In the exciting follow-up...


Just So Stories

by Rudyard Kipling, Paul Bransom & J. M. Gleeson Racehorse (September 20, 2016)

For Mowgli movie fans, the must-have companion to The Jungle Book!

Children all around the world are fascinated by the animal kingdom, and that’s what makes the Just So Stories a perennial classic… Elephants,...


The Jungle Book

by Rudyard Kipling & Ángel Domínguez Racehorse (June 14, 2016)

Mowgli movie fans will fall in love with this beautifully illustrated classic!

Since its inception in 1894, The Jungle Book has enchanted readers—both young and old—with its invaluable moral lessons. By bestowing...


The Day the Great Lakes Drained Away

by Charles Ferguson Barker Sky Pony (July 04, 2017)

A fascinating—and entertaining—cautionary story about what the Great Lakes would look like without water. What’s down there (garbage, lost sunglasses). And what would happen with no water (boats would...


Boys Camp: Zack's Story

by Cameron Dokey & Craig Orback Sky Pony (January 06, 2015)

So, Zack Wilson thought, almost laughing at himself. I’ve been at Camp Wolf Trail, what? Ten minutes? And already I’m having an adventure. At last! Being at Camp Wolf Trail is a dream come true for city...


A Spring to Remember

by Megan Atwood & Natalie Andrewson Aladdin (January 15, 2019)

Spring has sprung and the orchard crew tries their hand at matchmaking in this final novel of a sweet series about the bonds of friendship.

The orchard is putting on a Valentine’s Day dance! And the town is...


Hurricane

by Terry Trueman HarperCollins (July 24, 2012)

The powerful story of a boy's fear and courage in the face of a force of nature too huge to even imagine.

Based on Hurricane Mitch's devastation of Honduras in 1998, Terry Trueman's acclaimed Hurricane is a...


Mysteries in Our National Parks: Wolf Stalker: A Mystery in Yellowstone National Park (Mysteries in Our National Park)

by Gloria Skurzynski, Alane Ferguson & National Geographic Kids National Geographic Kids (September 06, 2017)

In this fast-paced adventure, the Landons trail a wounded wolf in Yellowstone National Park. The park is abuzz with rumors of a wolf attack. Meanwhile, a killer stalks the woods. Unaware of the danger, Jack...


Mysteries in Our National Parks: Valley of Death: A Mystery in Death Valley National Park (Mysteries in Our National Park)

by Gloria Skurzynski, Alane Ferguson & National Geographic Kids National Geographic Kids (September 06, 2017)

Jack can’t believe what he’s hearing. His sister is being held hostage. Whoever snatched Ashley must have been following the Landons as they explored Death Valley National Park. But what do they want with...


Mysteries in Our National Parks: The Hunted: A Mystery in Glacier National Park (Mysteries in Our National Park)

by Gloria Skurzynski, Alane Ferguson & National Geographic Kids National Geographic Kids (September 06, 2017)

Grizzly cubs are disappearing from Glacier National Park, and the Landon family must figure out why! But for Jack, the real mystery is his sister Ashley's strange behavior. What was she doing alone in the woods...


Mysteries in Our National Parks: Over The Edge: A Mystery in Grand Canyon National Park (Mysteries in Our National Park)

by Gloria Skurzynski, Alane Ferguson & National Geographic Kids National Geographic Kids (September 06, 2017)

When Dr. Olivia Landon receives this anonymous e-mail shortly after broadcasting her controversial plan to save the condors, everyone thinks it’s a crank threat except Dr. Landon’s daughter Ashley. She’s...


Mysteries in Our National Parks: Night of the Black Bear: A Mystery in Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Mysteries in Our National Park)

by Gloria Skurzynski, Alane Ferguson & National Geographic Kids National Geographic Kids (September 06, 2017)

This thrilling series roars back to life with the release of Mystery #13, Night of the Black Bear. Something very strange is going on in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. A teenage girl is the latest victim...


Mysteries In Our National Parks: Ghost Horses: A Mystery in Zion National Park (Mysteries in Our National Park)

by Gloria Skurzynski, Alane Ferguson & National Geographic Kids National Geographic Kids (September 06, 2017)

Life-threatening accidents keep plaguing the Landon family as they investigate the mysterious deaths of white mustangs at Zion National Park in Utah. Even before they get to the park, Jack Landon knows that...


Mysteries in Our National Parks: Deadly Waters: A Mystery in Everglades National Park (Mysteries in Our National Park)

by Gloria Skurzynski, Alane Ferguson & National Geographic Kids National Geographic Kids (September 06, 2017)

The Landon family is Southbound—headed for Florida to investigate a mysterious illness plaguing endangered manatees in Everglades National Park. Jack, Ashley, and their friend Bridger soon find themselves...


Mysteries in Our National Parks: Cliff-Hanger: A Mystery in Mesa Verde National Park (Mysteries in Our National Park)

by Gloria Skurzynski, Alane Ferguson & National Geographic Kids National Geographic Kids (September 06, 2017)

When a cougar attacks a hiker in Mesa Verde National Park, the Landons have another mystery on their hands. Jack and Ashley are used to visiting parks with their wildlife veterinarian mother and photographer...


Mysteries in Our National Parks: Buried Alive: A Mystery in Denali National Park (Mysteries in Our National Park)

by Gloria Skurzynski, Alane Ferguson & National Geographic Kids National Geographic Kids (September 06, 2017)

Who was that man in the Park Service uniform who brought Jack and Ashley Landon into the wilds of Alaska’s Denali National Park along with their friend Nicky Milano? Whoever he was, he has given them a dogsled...


Storms

by Chris Vick HarperCollinsChildren’sBooks (April 06, 2017)

A thrilling and tempestuous novel of love and danger from the author of KOOK.

Every storm breaks in the end…

Jake never meant to fall for a girl that night. But plans change and soon Jake and Hannah are together,...


A Squirmy, Wormy Surprise

Friendship Garden #6

by Jenny Meyerhoff & Éva Chatelain Aladdin (September 12, 2017)

Anna starts a new school year with a new teacher who is very different in this sixth book in the Friendship Garden series.

It’s a new school year, which means new books, new sharpened pencils, and a new beginning!...


Forest World

by Margarita Engle Atheneum Books for Young Readers (August 29, 2017)

From Young People’s Poet Laureate and award-winning author Margarita Engle comes a lively middle grade novel in verse that tells the story of a Cuban-American boy who visits his family’s village in Cuba...


The Swiss Family Robinson

by Johann David Wyss & Suzanne Fisher Staples Aladdin (February 28, 2012)

Originally written to entertain his four young sons, Johann David Wyss based The Swiss Family Robinson on Daniel Defoe's classic shipwreck story, Robinson Crusoe (1719). Upon its initial publication in 1812,...


The Mouse House

The Adventures of Sophie Mouse #11

by Poppy Green & Jennifer A. Bell Little Simon (August 15, 2017)

At a birthday party, Sophie feels jealous when her friend gets a present that she’s been wanting in this eleventh charming book of The Adventures of Sophie Mouse series!

Sophie is so excited to go to her friend...


I Am So Bored!

by Henrike Wilson Sky Pony (September 13, 2016)

A little bear is bored and has no idea what to do with himself. He tries to find a friend to play with him, but no one is around or available yet. Dejected, the little bear lays down on the ground with nothing...


Shiver

by Bill Kitson, Christina Jones, Andrea Frazer & Caroline Dunford et al. Accent Press (January 08, 2015)

A selection of spooky, scintillating, and scary stories from some of Accent Press's best-loved authors. Featuring gruesome crime from Bill Kitson and Andrea Frazer, a frighteningly modern fairy tale from Helena...


Starry Skies and Fireflies

Friendship Garden #5

by Jenny Meyerhoff & Éva Chatelain Aladdin (February 07, 2017)

The fifth book in the Friendship Garden series finds Anna and her friends sleeping under the stars in the garden’s first-ever urban campout!

Calling all campers! The Friendship Garden is having a summer sleepover...


Lilla's Sunflowers

by Colleen Rowan Kosinski Sky Pony (July 05, 2016)

Lilla and Papa enjoy spending magical times in Lilla’s sunflower patch. Before Papa leaves for a trip that will take him far away from home for a long time, Lilla gives him a sunflower seed. “To remember...


Fiendish Deeds

by P.J. Bracegirdle Margaret K. McElderry Books (August 05, 2008)

Do you dare set foot in Spooking?

It's the terrible town on the hideous hill -- and Joy Wells is a proud resident. A fan of classic horror stories, Joy is convinced that famous author E. A. Peugeot based...


Beardance

by Will Hobbs Atheneum Books for Young Readers (September 08, 2008)

Saving The Last Grizzlies

As this action-packed sequel to Bearstone opens, Cloyd Atcitty and his rancher friend Walter Landis are heading back into the mountains, this time chasing the old man's dream of finding...


Wild Wings

by Gill Lewis & Yuta Onoda Atheneum Books for Young Readers (May 24, 2011)

This “vividly imagined and well-written novel” (Booklist, starred review) tells a gripping story about a boy from Scotland and a girl from West Africa who join together to save a migrating Osprey—and end...


Unearthly Asylum

by P.J. Bracegirdle Margaret K. McElderry Books (August 10, 2010)

Joy Wells is fascinated by the strange noises coming from the old Spooking Asylum. She knows all about the famous legends that surround the place, and is certain that she is hearing the guns of long-dead soldiers....


Bearstone

by Will Hobbs Atheneum Books for Young Readers (June 20, 2008)

A Dramatic Tale of Grizzlies and Gold

Fourteen-year-old Cloyd Atcitty has been skipping school for years. He's run away from a group home for Native American boys, and is now being sent to work for Walter Landis,...