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Just Try It Wyatt by Kelsey Fox
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Just Try It Wyatt by Kelsey Fox

My toddler can be picky about books but she loved “Just Try It Wyatt.” Wyatt is a little red fox who doesn’t like to try new things but after having a tough day, he realizes that trying new things is sometimes necessary and not so bad after all. It’s a […]

Need by Joelle Charbonneau
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Need by Joelle Charbonneau

  Synopsis: “No one gets something for nothing. We all should know better.” Teenagers at Wisconsin’s Nottawa High School are drawn deeper into a social networking site that promises to grant their every need . . . regardless of the consequences. Soon the site turns sinister, with simple pranks escalating […]

The Dairy Queen Trilogy and Heaven Is Paved With Oreos- Catherine Gilbert Murdock
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The Dairy Queen Trilogy and Heaven Is Paved With Oreos- Catherine Gilbert Murdock

  Synopsis: Dairy Queen When you don’t talk, there’s a lot of stuff that ends up not getting said. Harsh words indeed, from Brian Nelson of all people. But, D. J. can’t help admitting, maybe he’s right. When you don’t talk, there’s a lot of stuff that ends up not […]

This World We Live In by Susan Beth Pfeffer
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This World We Live In by Susan Beth Pfeffer

  Synopsis: It’s been a year since a meteor collided with the moon, catastrophically altering the earth’s climate. For Miranda Evans, life as she knew it no longer exists. Her friends and neighbors are dead, the landscape is frozen, and food is increasingly scarce. The struggle to survive intensifies when […]

Zero Tolerance by Claudia Mills
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Zero Tolerance by Claudia Mills

Synopsis: Seventh-grader Sierra Shepard has always been the perfect student, so when she sees that she accidentally brought her mother’s lunch bag to school, including a paring knife, she immediately turns in the knife at the school office. Much to her surprise, her beloved principal places her in in-school suspension […]

Sweet by Emmy Laybourne
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Sweet by Emmy Laybourne

Synopsis: The luxurious celebrity cruise launching the trendy new diet sweetener Solu should be the vacation of a lifetime. But Laurel is starting to regret accepting her friend Viv’s invitation. She’s already completely embarrassed herself in front of celebrity host Tom Forelli–the hottest guy ever!–and she’s too sick to even try the […]

Counting by 7’s by Holly Sloan
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Counting by 7’s by Holly Sloan

Synopsis: Willow Chance is a twelve-year-old genius, obsessed with nature and diagnosing medical conditions, who finds it comforting to count by 7s. It has never been easy for her to connect with anyone other than her adoptive parents, but that hasn’t kept her from leading a quietly happy life . […]

Parallel by Lauren Miller
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Parallel by Lauren Miller

Synopsis: A romantic, mind-bending novel about parallel worlds, soul mates, destiny, and the big-time consequences of even our smallest choices, perfect for fans of The Future of Us and Before I Fall. Abby Barnes had it all planned out—high school, college, career—but one decision made in her senior year of high school changed […]

All the Bright Places- Jennifer Niven
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All the Bright Places- Jennifer Niven

  Synopsis: Theodore Finch is fascinated by death, and he constantly thinks of ways he might kill himself. But each time, something good, no matter how small, stops him. Violet Markey lives for the future, counting the days until graduation, when she can escape her Indiana town and her aching grief in […]

Nightbird- Alice Hoffman
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Nightbird- Alice Hoffman

  Synopsis: In her first novel for middle-grade readers , bestselling author Alice Hoffman tells a bewitching story of love and friendship that is truly magical. Twig lives in Sidwell, where people whisper that fairy tales are real. After all, her town is rumored to hide a monster. And two […]

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