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Kit and the nine-tailed fox by Lauren Magaziner

Kit and the nine-tailed fox

Lauren Magaziner

From Case Closed author Lauren Magaziner and award-winning artist Mirelle Ortega comes the third book in the highly illustrated middle grade fantasy series full of action, adventure, friendship, and mythical creatures. It's been eight weeks since Pairing Day...

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Hailey and the dragon by Lauren Magaziner

Hailey and the dragon

Lauren Magaziner

Case Closed author Lauren Magaziner and artist Mirelle Ortega return for the second installment in the middle grade fantasy series full of action, adventure, friendship, and mythical creatures. After Pairing Day didn't go as planned for the Mythics--Marina,...

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Windy night with wild horses by Mary Pope Osborne

Windy night with wild horses

Mary Pope Osborne

The #1 bestselling Magic Tree House series for chapter book readers is ready to whisk you away across the world with Jack and Annie--this time to rescue little horses! Perfect for readers ages 6-9! The wind started to blow. . . and a new magical journey...

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Cul-de-Sac kids. collection three, books 13-18 by Beverly Lewis

Cul-de-Sac kids. collection three, books 13-18

Beverly Lewis

The Cul-de-Sac Kids is a lighthearted chapter-book series for young listeners written by the talented Beverly Lewis. Each book centers on the often-humorous escapades of these endearing neighborhood friends as they learn together the value of friendship and...

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Cul-de-Sac kids. Collection one, books 1-6 by Beverly Lewis

Cul-de-Sac kids. Collection one, books 1-6

Beverly Lewis

The Cul-de-Sac Kids is a lighthearted chapter-book series for young listeners written by the talented Beverly Lewis. Each book centers on the often-humorous escapades of these endearing neighborhood friends as they learn together the value of friendship and...

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Wishypoofs and hiccups by Asia Citro

Wishypoofs and hiccups

Asia Citro

Oh dear ... when Pip shows up with a new look that's just as much of a surprise to him as to Zoey and Sassafras, the trio knows something strange is happening in the forest. They retrace Pip's steps only to see another magical friend change right before their...

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Finding perfect by Kendra C. Highley

Finding perfect

Kendra C. Highley

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Ankylosaurus by Jeri Ranch

Ankylosaurus

Jeri Ranch

Learn about the massive, armored Ankylosaurus. Carefully leveled text and full-color images help these prehistoric creatures come to life.

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Celia and the fairies by Karen McQuestion

Celia and the fairies

Karen McQuestion

When Celia Lovejoy's grandmother moves in with her family, she tells her granddaughter magical stories of fairies living in the woods behind the Lovejoy home. Ten-year-old Celia believes they are just that--stories--until the day she receives an unexpected...

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A light in the darkness, a lock in the door by Haiko Hörnig

A light in the darkness, a lock in the door

Haiko Hörnig

Henrietta Achilles, the heir of a legendary wizard, has a serious plumbing problem. When flooding from the wizard's house threatens to destroy everything around it, Henrietta must rally a group of unlikely allies to stop the deluge. Alongside Captain Booner's...

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Break by Clare Littlemore

Break

Clare Littlemore

Broken. It's been three months since Quin transferred to Patrol and discovered the terrifying truth about the community she lives in. Citizens of The Beck are disposable and those in charge are capable of terrible cruelty. Vowing to protect those around her,...

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The raider's promise by Lois Walfrid Johnson

The raider's promise

Lois Walfrid Johnson

During her years as a captive of Mikkel, the Viking raider, Briana O'Toole has longed to return to her family and resume her life in Ireland. Yet she has changed. Bree finds herself excited to be on Leif Erikson's ship and be part of the discovery and...

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How does soap clean your hands by Madeline J. Hayes

How does soap clean your hands

Madeline J. Hayes

Have you ever wondered how soap cleans your hands, or how eating healthy makes your body stronger? How medicine works, or why exercise keeps you energized? The science behind healthy habits is explored in this newest addition to the How Do series. The How Do...

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In the garden collection by Rob Ramsden

In the garden collection

Rob Ramsden

In the Garden is a collection of four stories which encourage young children to explore and experience the natural world. These fully immersive audio stories include I Saw a Bee, We Found a Seed, We Planted a Pumpkin, and I Heard a Bird.

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Endurance by Willow Rose

Endurance

Willow Rose

Death is only the beginning! Meghan's training at the academy is coming to an end. Everything is going great as she comes closer to graduation. She is engaged to be married, and the wedding is near, until she hears some disturbing news that makes her rethink...

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Cul-de-sac kids. Collection two, books 7-12 by Beverly Lewis

Cul-de-sac kids. Collection two, books 7-12

Beverly Lewis

The Cul-de-Sac Kids is a lighthearted chapter-book series for young listeners written by the talented Beverly Lewis. Each book centers on the often-humorous escapades of these endearing neighborhood friends as they learn together the value of friendship and...

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Mystery of the silver coins by Lois Walfrid Johnson

Mystery of the silver coins

Lois Walfrid Johnson

In this second installment of the Viking Quest series, Bree finds herself in a physical and spiritual battle for survival.Bree, along with another young slave, makes a daring escape from the ship as soon as it reaches harbor. They hide in the woods as Mikkel...

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The invisible friend by Lois Walfrid Johnson

The invisible friend

Lois Walfrid Johnson

Deep in the Norwegian fjords the Viking ship comes to shore. Mikkel, the prideful young leader, is home, but Briana O'Toole faces a new, uncertain life. What will happen to her and the other Irish prisoners?Soon Bree feels sure that Mikkel is hiding a dark...

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How do ants survive a flood? by Chason McKay

How do ants survive a flood?

Chason McKay

Have you ever wondered what makes bugs so special? The latest addition to the How Do series dives into all of the unique things spiders, worms, ladybugs, and many other insects can do. The How Do series is a great introduction to various STEM topics, each...

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The lost daughter by Haiko Hörnig

The lost daughter

Haiko Hörnig

Henrietta Achilles is making her last stand. As mysterious stone warriors invade Henrietta's inherited home, she'll use the last traces of the house's magic to protect the friends around her. But even if she survives the battle, nothing can prepare her for the...

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Brachiosaurus by Jeri Ranch

Brachiosaurus

Jeri Ranch

The Brachiosaurus will impress readers with its long features and enormous size. Photorealistic images and leveled text will help readers picture just how massive this dinosaur used to be.

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Here's to your dreams! by Dave Hollis

Here's to your dreams!

Dave Hollis

Read by the author. In this adventure book that reinforces a child's self-esteem, father of four and New York Times bestselling author Dave Hollis draws on the themes of his popular video series "Teatime with Noah" to help kids believe in themselves, have...

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Courageous by Willow Rose

Courageous

Willow Rose

The Amazon All-Star best-selling author Willow Rose draws you into a place that you never want to leave! Death is only the beginning! Meghan is pregnant and about to get married, but something is not right between her and Mick. She is hoping that the marriage...

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Fiona the hippo audio collection by Richard Cowdrey

Fiona the hippo audio collection

Richard Cowdrey

Fans of Fiona the Hippo, the internet and Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden sensation, can now experience full-length Fiona the Hippo books in audio download format with this 3-in-1 collection. These children's books feature inspiring and heartwarming...

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Serenity by Willow Rose

Serenity

Willow Rose

Death is only the beginning! It is Meghan's second year at The Academy. While trying to help and care for Jason on Earth, she is struggling to keep up in school, where they this year will learn to ride Pegasus' and fly through severe storms. Meanwhile, Mick is...

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Beyond by Willow Rose

Beyond

Willow Rose

The Amazon All-Star best-selling author Willow Rose draws you into a place that you never want to leave! Death is only the beginning! Meghan is 16 when she dies. She wakes up on a flying steamboat on her way to a school run by Angels in a white marble castle....

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My sense of taste by Ellen Lawrence

My sense of taste

Ellen Lawrence

When you take a bite of an apple, you taste sweet fruitiness. When you lick an ice cream cone, your mouth is filled with icy-cold creamy flavors. All day, every day, your sense of taste is hard at work. Explore how your tongue, nose, nerve cells, and brain...

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E is for Earth by Claire Winslow

E is for Earth

Claire Winslow

From A to Z, explore our amazing planet and how you can help care for it in this introduction to going green! With inspiring language and vibrant illustrations, this alphabet book introduces readers to the exciting world of environmental activism and the big...

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My sense of smell by Ellen Lawrence

My sense of smell

Ellen Lawrence

When you sniff some milk that's bad, you smell the horrible, sour smell. When freshly baked cookies come out of the oven, the smell is wonderful. All day, every day, your sense of smell is hard at work. Explore how your nose, nerve cells, and brain work as a...

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My sense of sight by Ellen Lawrence

My sense of sight

Ellen Lawrence

When you open a book, you see words and pictures. When you play sports, you see the ball whizzing toward you at high speed. All day, every day, your sense of sight is hard at work. Explore how your eyes, nerve cells, and brain work as a team to help you see...

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Spinosaurus by Jeri Ranch

Spinosaurus

Jeri Ranch

A dinosaur the size of a humpback whale with spines on its back? Readers will be excited to learn about the Spinosaurus with leveled text and full-color images to help bring it to life.

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Bungo stray dogs. Volume 1, Osamu Dazai's entrance exam by Kafka Asagiri

Bungo stray dogs. Volume 1, Osamu Dazai's entrance exam

Kafka Asagiri

Doppo Kunikida is an idealist and a straitlaced detective at the Armed Detective Agency, an organization that takes on dangerous jobs even the police won't handle. Everything in his life is going just as he's planned...until one day, he's paired up with the...

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Therizinosaurus by Jeri Ranch

Therizinosaurus

Jeri Ranch

The Therizinosaurus had claws that were as long as baseball bats! With full-color images and easy-to-read text, readers can discover how the features of this dinosaur helped it survive.

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Pachycephalosaurus by Jeri Ranch

Pachycephalosaurus

Jeri Ranch

The Pachycephalosaurus had bony spikes on its head and a beak with sharp teeth. Photorealistic images and leveled text help young readers connect to the interesting features of this dinosaur.

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Pirates of Darksea by Catherine Doyle

Pirates of Darksea

Catherine Doyle

From the award-winning author of The Storm Keeper's Island, set sail on Catherine Doyle's latest perilous adventure to the magical islands of Darksea Deep in the heart of the Atlantic Ocean, where the full moon rests on the horizon, lies a secret kingdom...

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Minecraft Woodsword Chronicles. Vol. 2. by Nick Eliopulos

Minecraft Woodsword Chronicles. Vol. 2.

Nick Eliopulos

Books four, five and six in the OFFICIAL Minecraft fiction series for readers age 7+ Morgan, Ash, Harper, Po and Jodi return for three more adventures in the world of Minecraft. Ghast in the MachinePortals opening... Worlds colliding! It sounds impossible, but...

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Totally deceased by Sue H. author. Cunningham

Totally deceased

Sue H. author. Cunningham

A one-of-a-kind, hilarious, high-stakes murder mystery!"Funny, heartfelt and I loved the mystery" - Rosie Talbot, author of Sixteen Souls"How many weeks before the ghost of your unspeakably generous organ donor ascends the glitter escalator to heaven, Jess?...

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Peril on the Atlantic by A. M. (Ann-Marie) Howell

Peril on the Atlantic

A. M. (Ann-Marie) Howell

A twisty and heart-pounding mystery at sea, from award-winning A.M. Howell.July, 1936. As the Queen Mary sets sail across the Atlantic, Alice can't wait for the summer of adventure that lies ahead. She's excited to explore the huge ship, with its shops,...

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Seven Wherewithal Way by Samantha-Ellen Bound

Seven Wherewithal Way

Samantha-Ellen Bound

Celeste is having the worst summer ever. Her parents are off on an adventure and she's stuck at Gran's house with her annoying little sister, Esme, and strict instructions to be responsible. Or, as Esme says, boring. So when their eccentric cousin Ferd...

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The house at the end of the sea by Victoria M. author. Adams

The house at the end of the sea

Victoria M. author. Adams

Saffi doesn't want her new life, living with her dad, little brother and old-fashioned grandparents in their B&B by the sea. She is grieving for her mum and longs for things to go back to normal.But this new home is anything but normal: the walls change...

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No big deal by Bethany Rutter

No big deal

Bethany Rutter

A fierce and body-positive celebration of friendship, first crushes and loving yourself.Emily knows she's smart. Emily knows she's funny. Emily knows she's awesome. Emily knows she's fat.She doesn't need anyone to tell her any of these things - she likes...

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Puppet by David Almond

Puppet

David Almond

What should a puppet master do when he's old and alone, and all his puppets are gone? Sylvester makes one last puppet. But this one is different. When the old man speaks to him, Puppet speaks back. And then he walks...While Sylvester shows Puppet the town, the...

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Remarkably Ruby by Terri Libenson

Remarkably Ruby

Terri Libenson

From bestselling author Terri Libenson, this is a story about how there's more to everyone than meets the eye. Pride. Popularity ... Poetry? Middle school. Ruby and Mia are total opposites:Ruby is a little awkward, not a "joiner," and loves to write poetry....

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Invisible Emmie by Terri Libenson

Invisible Emmie

Terri Libenson

Perfect for fans of Raina Telgemeier and Jennifer L. Holm, Invisible Emmie is a humorous and surprising debut novel by Terri Libenson, creator of the internationally syndicated, Reuben Award-winning comic strip The Pajama Diaries. This is the story of two...

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The lost heir by E. G. Foley

The lost heir

E. G. Foley

Strange new talents ... Jake is a scrappy orphaned pickpocket living by his wits on the streets of Victorian London. Lately he's started seeing ghosts and discovers he can move solid objects with his mind! He has no idea why. Next thing he knows, a Sinister...

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A garden in your belly by Masha D'yans

A garden in your belly

Masha D'yans

Your belly is full of tiny creatures--and they love to eat! Along the river of your gut, tiny creatures move, eat, and grow. Learn more about the garden of microscopic flora growing inside the body and come on a journey that explains an important biological...

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Defying gravity by Kendra C. Highley

Defying gravity

Kendra C. Highley

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Edgar by Elaine Rowe

Edgar

Elaine Rowe

Elaine Rowe is a Toronto writer who likes to write for children (and others) about unexpectedly talented animals and resourceful women. After years of hiding her light under a bushel, she decided to see if anyone else likes her stories. This one is about her...

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Light on Dumyat by Rennie McOwan

Light on Dumyat

Rennie McOwan

Are you ready for an adventure? Meet Gavin, Clare, Michael and Mot - a group of friends with an unstoppable imagination for creating outdoor adventures in the remote Scottish countryside. But what happens when their latest expedition takes them down a perilous...

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Currents by Jeremy Scott

Currents

Jeremy Scott

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The white stag adventure by Rennie McOwan

The white stag adventure

Rennie McOwan

Get ready to join Gavin, Clare, Michael and Mot on another thrilling adventure! After successfully taking down a gang of crazy criminals, the kids are now busy converting a ruined island castle into a den for themselves. But things are about to take a...

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The little vampire moves in by Angela Sommer-Bodenburg

The little vampire moves in

Angela Sommer-Bodenburg

Rudolph the little vampire moves into Tony's apartment building in this spooky and funny second book in the classic middle grade Little Vampire series--perfect for listeners who love Hotel Transylvania and The Addams Family! Rudolph the little vampire has been...

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Moby Dick by Herman Melville

Moby Dick

Herman Melville

Share the classic novel by Herman Melville in a chapter book made for young readers! Full of adventure and excitement, beginner readers will find the epic tale of Kid Classics Moby Dick irresistible! The sailor Ishmael tells the tale of whaling ship Captain...

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The Little Vampire  by Angela Sommer-Bodenburg

The Little Vampire

Angela Sommer-Bodenburg

An unlikely friendship forms between a young boy and vampire in this sweet and funny first book in the classic middle grade Little Vampire series-newly translated from the original German and perfect for listeners who love Hotel Transylvania and The Addams...

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Physics for curious kids by Laura Baker

Physics for curious kids

Laura Baker

What is sound? How does gravity work? Why do the tides change? It's all physics, of course!This audiobook is packed with clear explanations of the world of physics, including matter and motion, space and time, energy and forces. A fascinating, immersive STEM...

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Quell by Clare Littlemore

Quell

Clare Littlemore

One battle. One chance to change the future. Having survived the deadly virus that endangered her new community, Quin is devastated to learn that the same sickness threatens The Beck. With Adams and his Shadow Patrol in charge, Cam and her friends are in...

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A house divided. 1, The accursed inheritance of Henrietta Achilles by Haiko Hörnig

A house divided. 1, The accursed inheritance of Henrietta Achilles

Haiko Hörnig

"The life of Henrietta Achilles is about to change. After years of living as an orphan, she receives a summons to the strange town of Malrenard. To her surprise, she's the only living relative of Ornun Zol--a notorious wizard, now deceased, which leaves...

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Crush by Tracy Wolff

Crush

Tracy Wolff

"Everything feels off-especially me. I've returned to Katmere Academy, but I'm haunted by fragments of days I have no recollection of living and struggling to understand who, or what, I really am. Just when I start to feel safe again, Hudson is back with a...

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Do you know Dewey? by Brian P. Cleary

Do you know Dewey?

Brian P. Cleary

Are you ready for a library adventure? Join a group of children as they explore the Dewey decimal system! Search for ghosts in the 100s section, track down everything from costumes to cars in the 300s, and be on the lookout for sports and music in the 700s. By...

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Hell mode. Vol. 3 by author Hamuo

Hell mode. Vol. 3

author Hamuo

How is "No-life Gamers" as a party name? The Academy City arc starts off with a bang! After leaving the service of House Granvelle, Allen enrolls in the Academy together with Cecil, as well as Krena and Dogora who have come all the way from Krena Village. As...

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Orbits by Jeremy (Writer on cinema) Scott

Orbits

Jeremy (Writer on cinema) Scott

As a new generation of Ables learn to navigate their powers and what it means to be a superhero, a mysterious disease begins to wipe out the older population of heroes, and three generations of Ables must unite to uncover the secret lab that holds the cure.

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Gray's domain by Eva Pohler

Gray's domain

Eva Pohler

Dr. Gray is the master of her domain, but, for Daphne, it's payback time. After enduring Dr. Hortense Gray's experimental therapy on an island off the coast of California at a compound known as The Purgatorium, seventeen-year-old Daphne is delighted to learn...

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The worst class in the world, total mayhem! by Joanna Nadin

The worst class in the world, total mayhem!

Joanna Nadin

A laugh-out-loud young fiction series from bestselling author Joanna Nadin, perfect for fans of Horrid Henry. Head teacher Mrs Bottomley-Blunt thinks 4B is the WORST CLASS IN THE WORLD. She says school is not about footling or fiddle-faddling or FUN. It is...

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101 Awesome women who changed our world by Julia Adams

101 Awesome women who changed our world

Julia Adams

Discover the lives of 101 trailblazing women and the remarkable things they achieved! This audiobook is packed with bitesize biographies of activists, leaders, athletes, artists, explorers, and STEM innovators. From the celebrated to the overlooked, these...

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Highway 93 by Elaine Rowe

Highway 93

Elaine Rowe

Elaine Rowe is a Toronto writer who likes to write for children (and others) about unexpectedly talented animals and resourceful women. After years of hiding her light under a bushel, she decided to see if anyone else likes her stories. This one is about dogs,...

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Drift by Clare Littlemore

Drift

Clare Littlemore

She wanted freedom. But freedom comes at a price. Quin believed that a life away from The Beck would make her happy. But when a cruel twist of fate forces her to leave sooner than planned, she struggles to come to terms with her new reality. Haunted by...

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Grace and glory by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Grace and glory

Jennifer L. Armentrout

"The Finale To The New York Times Bestselling Harbinger Series, Perfect For Fans Of Romantic Fantasy! Trinity Marrow has lost the battle and her beloved Protector. Even with both demons and Wardens on her side, Trin may not win the war against the Harbinger....

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Afikotective by Amalia Hoffman

Afikotective

Amalia Hoffman

A family of bears is getting ready for the Passover seder, preparing all the items for the seder plate. When the time comes in the seder for hiding the afikomen, Grandma breaks the middle matzah into two pieces. She hides the bigger piece, the afikomen, that...

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Dino-valentine's day by Lisa Wheeler

Dino-valentine's day

Lisa Wheeler

Will you be mine, Dino-Valentine? Dinos of all shapes and sizes make cards, munch on treats, and find romance at the Valentine Dance! Cheery rhyming text from Lisa Wheeler and delightfully goofy illustrations from Barry Gott invite readers to celebrate...

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First date by Krista McGee

First date

Krista McGee

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Hidden creature features by Jane Park

Hidden creature features

Jane Park

Some animal features are easy to see--long tails, large wings, patterned fur, or sharp beaks. But look closer--you might be surprised by what you find! A penguin's sharp beak hides a textured tongue that helps it grip fish. A red-eyed tree frog has a golden...

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Storm and fury by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Storm and fury

Jennifer L. Armentrout

"Enter a world of gargoyle protectors, rising demons, and one girl with an explosive secret. Eighteen-year-old Trinity may be going blind, but she can see and communicate with ghosts and spirits. Her gift is the reason she's been in hiding for years in a...

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Luminary by Krista McGee

Luminary

Krista McGee

Thalli thought escaping to the surface would mean freedom. But is she any less of an anomaly aboveground? After escaping an underground annihilation chamber, Thalli, Berk, Rhen, and John find themselves fleeing across the former United States, aboveground for...

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Undercover ostrich by Joe Kulka

Undercover ostrich

Joe Kulka

Animals can be sneaky. But do you know who is especially sneaky? Undercover ostriches! They're everywhere, and they're masters at going undetected. You've probably seen one and just assumed it was another woodpecker or owl. The narrator of this book is on the...

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Big bear and little fish by Sandra Nickel

Big bear and little fish

Sandra Nickel

Friendship comes in all sizes. At the carnival, Bear wants to win a teddy bear as big as she is. Instead, she gets a fish. A very little fish. Bear is so very big and Fish is so very small that Bear worries they have nothing in common. With the help of Fish,...

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Rage and ruin by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Rage and ruin

Jennifer L. Armentrout

"Half-angel Trinity and her bonded gargoyle protector, Zayne, have been working with demons to stop the apocalypse while avoiding falling in love. The Harbinger is coming...but who or what is it? All of humankind may fall if Trinity and Zayne can't win the...

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Niko draws a feeling by Bob Raczka

Niko draws a feeling

Bob Raczka

Niko loves to draw his world: the ring-a-ling of the ice cream truck, the warmth of sun on his face. But no one appreciates his art. Until one day, Niko meets Iris . . . This imaginative and tender story explores the creative process, abstract art, friendship,...

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Lioness rampant by Tamora Pierce

Lioness rampant

Tamora Pierce

With brilliant new livery to celebrate the 40th anniversary of this ground-breaking high fantasy series, Alanna the Lioness - the first woman knight - rides again. Alanna of Trebond has surpassed even her own impossible dreams of becoming the first female...

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The ruby in the smoke by Philip Pullman

The ruby in the smoke

Philip Pullman

Brought to you by Penguin.The first book in the Sally Lockhart Quartet, narrated by Adjoa Andoh.A gripping new recording of Philip Pullman's nerve-shattering thriller, set in the murky streets and opium dens of Old London.When 16-year old Sally's father drowns...

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The woman who rides like a man by Tamora Pierce

The woman who rides like a man

Tamora Pierce

On her first tour as a knight errant, Alanna assumes a position of influence with a fierce desert tribe, makes some changes in the role of women in the society, and continues her own emotional development.

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Christopher Columbus by Janet Benge

Christopher Columbus

Janet Benge

It was completely dark. The only things visible now were the two small beacon fires on the Pinta and the Nina. Christopher was glad the two fires calmed his, too. Their glow reminded him that the Santa Maria was not alone on the vast, uncharted Ocean Sea. The...

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Children of anguish and anarchy by Tomi Adeyemi

Children of anguish and anarchy

Tomi Adeyemi

The earth-shattering and magical epic finale to the Legacy of Orïsha trilogy: Children of Anguish and Anarchy by the New York Times-bestselling author Tomi Adeyemi. New allies rise. The Blood Moon nears. Zélie faces her final enemy. The king who hunts her...

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The tooth fairy and the crocodile by Julia Donaldson

The tooth fairy and the crocodile

Julia Donaldson

Full of fun and packed with adventure, The Tooth Fairy and the Crocodile tells the tale of Ruth Mary the tooth fairy, who gets more than she bargained for when she collects the teeth of some jungle animals, including a less-than-friendly crocodile! A...

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The story of Tracy Beaker by Jacqueline Wilson

The story of Tracy Beaker

Jacqueline Wilson

'I'm Tracy Beaker. This is a book all about me. I'd read it if I were you. It's the most incredible dynamic heart-rending story. Honest.' Tracy is ten years old. She lives in a Children's Home but would like a real home one day, with a real family. Meet Tracy,...

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Christmas with Princess Mirror-Belle by Julia Donaldson

Christmas with Princess Mirror-Belle

Julia Donaldson

From Julia Donaldson - the bestselling author of The Gruffalo - and Lydia Monks comes Christmas with Princess Mirror-Belle. A perfect book for fans of this bestselling picture book team who are beginning to read on their own. Beautifully illustrated by Lydia...

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The Gruffalo's child song and other songs by Julia Donaldson

The Gruffalo's child song and other songs

Julia Donaldson

Created by star pairing Axel Scheffler and Julia Donaldson, the Gruffalo's Child returns with her very own song to introduce a truly monster musical session! As well as being the UK's most successful picture book author and the 2011-2013 Children's Laureate,...

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The Gruffalo song and other songs by Julia Donaldson

The Gruffalo song and other songs

Julia Donaldson

Created by star pairing Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, the Gruffalo is a familiar and much-loved figure in nurseries, schools and homes everywhere. Now he returns in his very own song to offer truly monster music sessions! As well as being the UK's most...

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What the ladybird heard on holiday by Julia Donaldson

What the ladybird heard on holiday

Julia Donaldson

Join everyone's favourite crime-busting ladybird on holiday and come face to face with some familiar thieves in the third story in the What the Ladybird Heard series.

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A boy called Christmas by Matt Haig

A boy called Christmas

Matt Haig

You are about to read the true story of Father Christmas. It is a story that proves that nothing is impossible. If you are one of those people who believe that some things are impossible, you should put this book down right away. It is most certainly not...

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Father Christmas and me by Matt Haig

Father Christmas and me

Matt Haig

It isn't always easy, growing up as a human in Elfhelm, even if your adoptive parents are the newly married Father Christmas and Mary Christmas. For one thing, Elf School can be annoying when you have to sing Christmas songs everyday - even in July - and when...

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The girl who saved Christmas by Matt Haig

The girl who saved Christmas

Matt Haig

Journey to the Edge of Magic If magic has a beginning, can it also have an end? When Amelia wants a wish to come true she knows just the man to ask - Father Christmas. But the magic she wants to believe in is starting to fade, and Father Christmas has more...

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Chocolate mousse for greedy goose by Julia Donaldson

Chocolate mousse for greedy goose

Julia Donaldson

Join in the fun at this delicious dinner party, where good manners aren't on the menu! Perfect for listening to at home, in the car, at bedtime - or any time at all! Duck won't eat his carrots. Moth's eating the cloth, and Sheep would rather sleep than wash...

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The Dare game by Jacqueline Wilson

The Dare game

Jacqueline Wilson

I'm Tracy Beaker, the Great Inventor of Extremely Outrageous Dares - and I dare YOU not to say this is the most brilliant story ever! I've bought a big fat purple notebook for writing down all my mega-manic ultra-scary stories in. But especially for my own...

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The burning page by Genevieve Cogman

The burning page

Genevieve Cogman

When it's your job to save the day - where do you start? Librarian spy Irene has standards to maintain, especially while on probation. And absconding from a mission via a besieged building doesn't look good. But when her escape route home goes up in flames,...

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The rule of thirds by Chantel Guertin

The rule of thirds

Chantel Guertin

Sixteen-year-old Pippa Greene never goes anywhere without her camera. She and her best friend/supermodel-in-training Dace long ago mapped out their life plan: Pippa will be the noted fashion photographer, and Dace the cover girl. But ever since last spring,...

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