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Old gods new tricks by Thiago de Moraes

Old gods new tricks

Thiago de Moraes

Trixie dos Santos is always getting into trouble for her pranks. She loves tricks, magic and epic myths - so when the world is suddenly plunged into darkness, Trixie knows exactly what she has to do to bring back the light. Step one: Summon the most...

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Dark and sparkling by Harriet Muncaster

Dark and sparkling

Harriet Muncaster

'It had been so long since Victoria Stitch had done anything dangerous ... And she would need dangerous and forbidden magic for an adventure like this ...' Victoria Stitch is finally Queen of Wiskling Wood, along with her sister Celestine. She is also proud...

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Emerald collection by Harriet Muncaster

Emerald collection

Harriet Muncaster

Emerald and the Ocean Parade: Emerald is learning how to be a mermaid princess, but she doesn't feel like one at all. She's not very good at waving to crowds, and royal headdresses just aren't her thing - her hair is too spiky and wild. Emerald's wriggly pet...

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Magic animal friends treasury. Vol. 8 by Daisy Meadows

Magic animal friends treasury. Vol. 8

Daisy Meadows

Jasmine Whizzpaws' Rescue Race: Join best friends Lily and Jess in the magical land of Friendship Forest, where animals can talk! The wicked witch Grizelda has a nasty plan to take over the forest by forcing everyone out with a horrible bad-weather spell. Can...

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Deep is the fen by Lili Wilkinson

Deep is the fen

Lili Wilkinson

Merriwether Morgan doesn't need a happily-ever-after. Her life in the idyllic town of Candlecott is fine just as it is - simple, happy and with absolutely no magic. Magic only ever leads to trouble. But Merry's best friend, Teddy, is joining the Toadmen - a...

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Crossing the line by Tia Fisher

Crossing the line

Tia Fisher

SHORTLISTED FOR THE YOTO CARNEGIE MEDAL 2024. 'Do you feel safe?' A powerful novel exploring how teenagers can be swept up into county lines. Erik's life has been falling apart ever since his dad died. Homework and being good at school stop feeling important...

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What walks these halls by Amy Clarkin

What walks these halls

Amy Clarkin

A prickling sensation grew on the back of her neck, spreading up her scalp. It was the feeling of being watched. She whirled to face the doorway but it was empty. Raven O'Sullivan doesn't remember what happened in Hyacinth House five years ago. When her father...

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The reappearance of Rachel Price by Holly Jackson

The reappearance of Rachel Price

Holly Jackson

18-year-old Bel has lived her whole life in the shadow of her mum's mysterious disappearance. Sixteen years ago, Rachel Price vanished, and young Bel was the only witness. Rachel is gone, presumed dead. The case is dragged up from the past when the Price...

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King of nothing by Nathanael Lessore

King of nothing

Nathanael Lessore

From the Yoto Carnegie Medal shortlisted author of Steady For This comes a hilarious and heartwarming new teen comedy! ANTON AND HIS FRIENDS ARE THE KINGS OF YEAR 9. They're used to ruling the school and Anton wears the crown. The other kids run away when he's...

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Mission microraptor by Philip Kavvadias

Mission microraptor

Philip Kavvadias

Two boys and a microraptor. A dark, mysterious forest. And a squad of army-trained mercenaries searching for them. What could possibly go wrong? Falling behind their classmates on a school trip to the Alps, Finn and Milo stumble upon an egg buried in ice....

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Magic animal friends treasury. Vol. 8 by Daisy Meadows

Magic animal friends treasury. Vol. 8

Daisy Meadows

Jasmine Whizzpaws' Rescue Race: Join best friends Lily and Jess in the magical land of Friendship Forest, where animals can talk! The wicked witch Grizelda has a nasty plan to take over the forest by forcing everyone out with a horrible bad-weather spell. Can...

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It's not the end of the world by Judy Blume

It's not the end of the world

Judy Blume

Karen's parents have always argued, and lately they've been getting worse. But when her father announces that they're going to get divorced, it seems as if Karen's whole world will fall apart. Her brother, Jeff, blames their mum. Her kid sister, Amy, asks...

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Double trouble at the dead zoo by Alan Nolan

Double trouble at the dead zoo

Alan Nolan

Dublin, 1859. Bram Stoker - boy seeking adventure (and things to write about) Molly Malone - part-time sneak thief and full-time Dublin legend! When Bram and his best pal Molly meet a lonely boy called Sanjit in Dublin's Natural History Museum, they can see he...

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Graeme Base collection: vol. 3 by Graeme Base

Graeme Base collection: vol. 3

Graeme Base

Listeners young and old will delight in this collection from award-winning multi-million copy bestselling Australian author Graeme Base. Get ready to explore and discover on this audio adventure that will take listeners from disasters in the garden to a big...

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Star girl. Space agent-in-training collection by Louise Park

Star girl. Space agent-in-training collection

Louise Park

Spilling Secrets: Planet Catlabrator is awash with water and the catralabs are drowning. When Space Agent Star Girl is sent to investigate with SA Asteroid she learns that some mission buddies are more trouble than they're worth. Can she work with Asteroid to...

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Sylvanian families. Freya's Birthday Surprise

Sylvanian families. Freya's Birthday Surprise

Come and celebrate Freya the Chocolate Rabbit's birthday with all her friends in the Sylvanian Village in this sweet audiobook, based on the animation Freya's Happy Diary, now showing on YouTube! It's Freya's birthday and she's having a party, but her best...

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Spellbinding stories by Enid Blyton

Spellbinding stories

Enid Blyton

From witches and wizards to spells and enchantments, there's a spellbinding story for everyone in this short story collection by Enid Blyton! These traditional tales are ideal for younger children and for newly confident listeners. Each story stands alone and...

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Fury of the dragon goddess by Sarwat Chadda

Fury of the dragon goddess

Sarwat Chadda

What would you do if you could change the past? What mistakes would you correct? What injustices would you prevent from ever happening? What do you want more than anything? There's only one thing Sikander Aziz wants: to have his brother, Mo, back. When Sik...

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The memory thieves by Dhonielle Clayton

The memory thieves

Dhonielle Clayton

Eager to wield their stapiers for Marvel Combat, Ella, Brigit and Jason are back for their second year at the Arcanum Training Institute. With Ella's celebrity growing throughout the Marvellian world after thwarting the Ace of Anarchy's diabolical plans, it's...

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Beep and Mort

Beep and Mort

Go on heart-stopping and exciting adventures with Beep and Mort in these three charming tales! Birdsong:Beep and Mort are enchanted by a bird's beautiful song. Mollyvale comes together to make the bird a gift so it might sing again. The Dream: When Pop tells...

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The friendship fairies. Volume 2 by Lucy Kennedy

The friendship fairies. Volume 2

Lucy Kennedy

Friendship Fairies Go to Sea Meet the Friendship Fairies - sisters Emme, Holly and Jess. They're just like regular girls, always messing and having fun, but they're also fairies. Their mum works as a spy and she has a new case to crack - and this time she's...

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Gorilla dawn by Gill Lewis

Gorilla dawn

Gill Lewis

Deep in the heart of the Congo, a baby gorilla is captured by a group of rebel soldiers. Imara and Bobo are also prisoners in the rebels' camp. When they learn that the gorilla will be sold into captivity, they swear to return it to the wild before it's too...

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Mission microraptor by Philip Kavvadias

Mission microraptor

Philip Kavvadias

Two boys and a microraptor. A dark, mysterious forest. And a squad of army-trained mercenaries searching for them. What could possibly go wrong? Falling behind their classmates on a school trip to the Alps, Finn and Milo stumble upon an egg buried in ice....

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Million dollar mess by James Patterson

Million dollar mess

James Patterson

When Rafe discovers that he's inherited a fortune, it's not all good news. Sure, he gets an all-expenses-paid trip to glamorous Beverly Hills, but he also has to go to school while he's in California. Blergh. And not just any school - St Benedict's, the...

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Tourmaline and the museum of marvels by Ruth Lauren

Tourmaline and the museum of marvels

Ruth Lauren

This was what she was made for - a wild adventure, friends at her side, danger all around and the wide world in front of her. Ever since she fell into the Source of all magic, Tourmaline has developed strange new powers that are causing chaos. She can't work...

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The cloud thief by James Nicol

The cloud thief

James Nicol

Mara lives with her father in a drought-stricken village, where rain comes at a price controlled by powerful cloud-makers. Without enough water, the village crops, animals and people will continue to suffer. When Mara's father's illness takes a turn for the...

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Double trouble at the dead zoo by Alan Nolan

Double trouble at the dead zoo

Alan Nolan

Dublin, 1859. Bram Stoker - boy seeking adventure (and things to write about) Molly Malone - part-time sneak thief and full-time Dublin legend! When Bram and his best pal Molly meet a lonely boy called Sanjit in Dublin's Natural History Museum, they can see he...

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The star that always stays by Anna Rose Johnson

The star that always stays

Anna Rose Johnson

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"Growing up on Beaver Island, Grand-père told Norvia stories--stories about her ancestor Migizi, about Biboonke-o-nini the Wintermaker, about the Crane Clan and the Reindeer Clan. He sang her songs in the old language, and her grandmothers taught her to make...

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City of Wishes (Legends of Lotus Island #3) by Christina Soontornvat

City of Wishes (Legends of Lotus Island #3)

Christina Soontornvat

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From three-time Newbery honor recipient Christina Soontornvat comes a compelling new young middle grade fantasy series for listeners who love stories about animals, magic, and kids like them embracing their power to change the world. During the New Year break,...

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Into the shadow mist by Christina Soontornvat

Into the shadow mist

Christina Soontornvat

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From two-time Newbery honor recipient Christina Soontornvat comes a compelling new young middle grade fantasy series for readers who love stories about animals, magic, and kids like them embracing their power to change the world. Plum and her friends are...

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Hope ablaze by Sarah Mughal Rana

Hope ablaze

Sarah Mughal Rana

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She lost her words but found her voice. All My Rage meets The Poet X in this electric debut that explores a Muslim teen finding her voice in a post-9/11 America. Nida has always been known as Mamou Abdul-Hafeedh's niece - the poet who will fill her uncle's...

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Coop knows the scoop by Taryn Souders

Coop knows the scoop

Taryn Souders

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Windy Bottom, Georgia, is usually a peaceful place. Coop helps his mom at her café and bookstore, hangs out with his grandpa, and bikes around with his friends Justice and Liberty. The town is full of all kinds of interesting people, but no one has ever caused...

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Cancelled by Farrah Penn

Cancelled

Farrah Penn

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With its clever snark and searing perspective, Cancelled is a funny, fearless novel about the realistic pitfalls and unforgettable moments high school has to offer, perfect for fans of Jenny Han and Emma Lord.Not to brag, but Brynn Whittaker is basically...

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Sona and the golden beasts by Rajani LaRocca

Sona and the golden beasts

Rajani LaRocca

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From Newbery Honor and Walter Award-winning author Rajani LaRocca comes a gripping middle grade fantasy perfect for fans of The Serpent's Secret and The Last Mapmaker. Though music is outlawed in the land of Devia, Sona hears it everywhere. Sona is a Malech, a...

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Pete the Cat's wacky taco Tuesday by Kim Dean

Pete the Cat's wacky taco Tuesday

Kim Dean

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Pete the Cat and his family are making tacos in this storybook by New York Times bestselling author-illustrator team Kimberly and James Dean. It's Tuesday, and Pete is hungry for delicious tacos. But the taqueria is closed! Pete has an idea--he and his family...

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Cougar clues by Kayla Whaley

Cougar clues

Kayla Whaley

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Solve Animal Mysteries from A to Z! Join Abbi and her friends on the hunt for proof of a cougar in the woods! Inspired by Ron Roy's A to Z Mysteries series, this bright and modern animal adventure story is perfect for budding young chapter book readers.No one...

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Jane Eyre by Patrice Lawrence

Jane Eyre

Patrice Lawrence

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As a young orphan, Jane Eyre is thrown upon the mercy of an aunt and cousins who are anything but merciful, and when they send her away to an austere boarding school for charity cases, it seems she will never be allowed to forget her humble beginnings....

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Overthinking by David Fenne

Overthinking

David Fenne

Emotions are hard . . . but mind games are the worst. Steven Percival has been thriving. After an idyllic summer with his boyfriend Troy, his emomancy powers are under control and he can't wait to start uni life in London. But things don't exactly go to plan...

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A mind full of murder by Derek Landy

A mind full of murder

Derek Landy

SIX YEARS AGO, THE UNIVERSE ENDED. When it restarted, blinking back into existence, it brought with it a darkness that remains hidden from the mortal population. A week ago - fuelled by unimaginable hatred and unstoppable rage - a masked sorcerer killed one of...

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The first state of being by Erin Entrada Kelly

The first state of being

Erin Entrada Kelly

"Life for twelve-year-old Michael is ordinary, until a boy named Ridge appears out of nowhere, the world's first time traveler. The boys become good friends. If Ridge returns home, must Michael say goodbye forever?"--Publisher's description.

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The big Mog collection by Judith Kerr

The big Mog collection

Judith Kerr

Join everyone's favourite family cat in this delightful collection of classic stories, full of her warm-hearted and funny escapades. Share in 50 years of a really remarkable cat. From the creator of The Tiger Who Came to Tea and Mog the Forgetful Cat comes a...

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Nina Peanut is amazing by Sarah.  author. Bowie

Nina Peanut is amazing

Sarah. author. Bowie

Nina Peanut creates amazing videos. So why is it only her nan and best friend Brian who watch them? Surely everyone should be interested in her SERIOUS and NOT-STUPID videos about potatoes with faces? Nina dreams about being as popular as class queen bee...

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Roar of the hungry beast by Annabelle Sami

Roar of the hungry beast

Annabelle Sami

"Meet the ultimate Dream Team! Tito LOVES spending his nights dreamweaving with Neena! Not only is it fun seeing his dreams come to life but he is also getting stronger. But with Darkweavers on a mission to break down the barrier between the dream and waking...

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Rules for rule breaking by Talia Tucker

Rules for rule breaking

Talia Tucker

Booksmart meets Never Have I Ever in this debut YA rom-com about two Korean American teens forced into a shared college visit road trip where they discover that the reasons they've been rivals their entire lives might actually be signs they're a perfect...

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An unlikely proposition by Rosalyn Eves

An unlikely proposition

Rosalyn Eves

A standalone companion to An Improbable Season, this Regency romance--perfect for fans of Bridgerton--is about following your heart, pursuing your dreams, and falling head over heels in love.Eleanor did not come to London to be proper and boring. After the...

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Ariel crashes a train by Olivia A. Cole

Ariel crashes a train

Olivia A. Cole

"A gorgeously kind, wonderfully gentle, and unfailingly compassionate depiction of OCD...bursting with light."-- Ashley Woodfolk, critically acclaimed author of NOTHING BURNS AS BRIGHT AS YOUExploring the harsh reality of OCD and violent intrusive thoughts in...

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Mermaids never drown by Julie Murphy

Mermaids never drown

Julie Murphy

A Vietnamese mermaid caught between two worlds. A siren who falls for Poseidon's son. A boy secretly pining for the merboy who saved him years ago. A storm that brings humans and mermaids together. Generations of family secrets and pain. Find all these and...

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The last bloodcarver by Vanessa Le

The last bloodcarver

Vanessa Le

"You'll gasp, you'll scream, you'll cry, and you'll be begging for the next book." -- Chloe Gong, #1 New York Times-bestselling author of These Violent Delights"Smart, lush, and utterly compelling." -- Marie Lu, #1 New York Times-bestselling author of...

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Rescue tails. The treacherous tower by Stacy Hinojosa

Rescue tails. The treacherous tower

Stacy Hinojosa

From the author of the New York Times bestselling Wild Rescuers series comes Rescue Tails by YouTuber StacyPlays, a thrilling new adventure series about Stacy and her special wolves, with illustrations on every page!Stacy and her intelligent pack of wolves...

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I am a masterpiece! by Mia Armstrong

I am a masterpiece!

Mia Armstrong

Tween actress Mia Armstrong celebrates her fun, funny, beautiful childhood living with Down syndrome in this debut picture book - adapted for audio. Mia likes many of the things other people like--going to the beach, the color blue, drawing. But she doesn't...

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A ramadan to remember by Marzieh Abbas

A ramadan to remember

Marzieh Abbas

"Ramadan is almost here! It's Zain's favorite time of the year. Well, it usually is. After a recent move and with no mosque or Islamic school in his new neighborhood, will Zain find a new Muslim friend to celebrate with him? Children will learn what makes the...

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Summer at Squee by Andrea Wang

Summer at Squee

Andrea Wang

From Newbery Honor-winning author Andrea Wang, a new middle grade novel about a Chinese American tween who attends a Boston-based Chinese cultural overnight camp--and the many ways it transforms her.Phoenny Fang plans to have the best summer ever. She's...

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Under This Red Rock by Mindy McGinnis

Under This Red Rock

Mindy McGinnis

From award-winning author Mindy McGinnis comes a mesmerizing YA psychological mystery following a teen girl who is grappling with the death of her brother as she starts a new job in the caverns of Ohio?only to become the number one suspect in her coworker's...

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Gigi Shin is not a nerd by Lyla Lee

Gigi Shin is not a nerd

Lyla Lee

This first book in a sparkling middle grade series giving a fresh take on The Baby-Sitters Club follows a young Korean American girl who starts a business with her best friends to support her artistic dreams.Jiyoung "Gigi" Shin loves to create, from her zany...

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Kindling by Traci Chee

Kindling

Traci Chee

From bestselling and award-winning author Traci Chee comes a standalone fantasy set against a war-ravaged world where kindling warfare--the use of elite, magic-wielding teenage soldiers--has been outlawed. In this rich and evocative novel, seven kindlings...

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Heirs of bone and sea by Kay Adams

Heirs of bone and sea

Kay Adams

Climb the tower. Kill the princess. Evhen, princess--no, queen--of Vodaeard, is on a revenge mission. After witnessing her parents' brutal murder by the king of Marama and the horror of his undead army, she's vowed to kill his daughter. It'll be poetic justice...

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Cece Rios and the queen of brujas by Kaela Rivera

Cece Rios and the queen of brujas

Kaela Rivera

This stunning conclusion to the Cece Rios trilogy is perfect for fans of J. C. Cervantes and Kwame Mbalia!Cece Rios and her friends have escaped Devil's Alley, but the fight to save their world is just beginning.Despite her growing comfort with her curandera...

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The witch in the woods by Michaelbrent Collings

The witch in the woods

Michaelbrent Collings

Strange and terrifying things are suddenly happening in a mysterious town where people are disappearing and changing into characters from the Grimm fairy tales.Twins Willow and Jake Grimm are not prepared for the bizarre gadgets and scary changes in their new...

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Cece Rios and the king of fears by Kaela Rivera

Cece Rios and the king of fears

Kaela Rivera

In this thrilling sequel to the "spellbinding" (Booklist starred review) and "mesmerizing" (Publishers Weekly starred review) middle grade fantasy adventure Cece Rios and the Desert of Souls, Cece and her sister Juana must journey into the stronghold of...

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You are fearless

You are fearless

This audiobook features music and special effects. Listen along and enjoy the fun that is You Are Fearless: A Book for the Littlest Taylor Swift Fans.This uplifting read-aloud is a heartfelt wish for all children and a timeless introduction to the Grammy...

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Speculation by Nisi Shawl

Speculation

Nisi Shawl

After Winna's little sister breaks her glasses, her grandfather gives her an old-timey pair of spectacles that belonged to her great-aunt Estelle. The specs are silver and perfectly circular, with tiny stars on the bridge and earpieces that curl all the way...

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Harriet tells the truth by Elana K. Arnold

Harriet tells the truth

Elana K. Arnold

Harriet sets out to solve a poisoning on Marble Island in the third book in the acclaimed cozy mystery series from award-winning author Elana K. Arnold.There are some things you should know about Harriet Wermer:She used to lie a lot, but not anymore.Seriously,...

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Cranky by Phuc Tran

Cranky

Phuc Tran

From the #1 New York Times bestselling illustrator of the Food Group series, Pete Oswald, and debut picture book author Phuc Tran, this is a hilarious book about big trucks, big feelings, and even bigger friendships!It's the last day at the construction site...

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Swimming into trouble by Angela Ahn

Swimming into trouble

Angela Ahn

Temporarily sidelined from her swim team by an earache, Julia won't be kept down in this buoyant novel for ages 7 to 10 by acclaimed writer Angela Ahn.As a member of the Vipers Swim Team, Julia Nam's always in the pool. Mountainview Community Center is like...

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Beneath her skin by Gregg Olsen

Beneath her skin

Gregg Olsen

The girl was slumped over the edge of the old clawfoot tub, her eyes tiny shards of broken glass, her expression void of anything. Her long, wet hair dripped onto the floor. She was dead. The night Katelyn Berkley died, everything changed... For as long as...

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The library of the dead by T. L. Huchu

The library of the dead

T. L. Huchu

Opening up a world of magic and adventure, The Library of the Dead by T. L. Huchu is the first book in the Edinburgh Nights series.'A fast-moving and entertaining tale, beautifully written' - Ben Aaronovitch, bestselling author of Rivers of London When ghosts...

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Children of blood and bone by Tomi Adeyemi

Children of blood and bone

Tomi Adeyemi

Tomi Adeyemi conjures a stunning world of dark magic and danger in her West African-inspired fantasy debut Children of Blood and Bone. They killed my mother. They took our magic. They tried to bury us. Now we rise. Zľie remembers when the soil of Or̐sha hummed...

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My stolen life by Steffanie Holmes

My stolen life

Steffanie Holmes

Psst. I have a secret. Are you ready? I'm Mackenzie Malloy, and everyone thinks they know who I am. Five years ago, I disappeared. No one has seen me or my family outside the walls of Malloy Manor since.But now I'm coming to reclaim my throne:The Ice Queen of...

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Small talk by David Hill

Small talk

David Hill

Brad learns not to let his short height get him down.

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The right note by David Hill

The right note

David Hill

Lana's violin playing helps find a missing cat.

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Impossible to train by David Hill

Impossible to train

David Hill

Three friends discuss their silly, embarrassing, untrainable pets. It's not until the end that we discover the friends are dogs, and the pets they refer to are human!

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What the ladybird heard and other stories by Julia Donaldson

What the ladybird heard and other stories

Julia Donaldson

Make all the farmyard noises with the little ladybird and her friends, help Crab find a brand-new shell, rhyme along with the Rhyming Rabbit and see if Princess Eliza can escape from the Wizard. These fun stories are brought to life by David Tennant, Imelda...

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Luna loves stories by Joseph Coelho

Luna loves stories

Joseph Coelho

"Join Luna as she embarks on magical adventures including exploring the library bookshelves with her dad, finding friendship and appreciation for art, celebrating the magic of Christmas and discovering the power of community and the connection to the world...

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My nanna is a ninja and other stories by Damon Young

My nanna is a ninja and other stories

Damon Young

" Introducing an exciting collection of children's stories from award-winning authors Damon Young and Peter Carnavas! Get ready to meet some extraordinary family members and embark on thrilling adventures with the family. Experience the swashbuckling tales of...

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