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Grow your child's love of reading in a new way. Check out our kids and teens eAudiobooks and audiobooks on CD. This list updates when we add new titles to our collection.

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How we got to now by Steven Johnson

How we got to now

Steven Johnson

Did you drink a glass of water today? Did you turn on a light? Did you think about how miraculous either one of those things is when you did it? Of course not--but you should, and New York Times bestselling author Steven Johnson has. This adaptation of...

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Ogre enchanted by Gail Carson Levine

Ogre enchanted

Gail Carson Levine

Set in the world of the Newbery Honor-winning Ella Enchanted, this tale by beloved author Gail Carson Levine stars a clever heroine who is determined to defy expectations--and outwit a fairy's curse.Evie is happiest when she is healing people, diagno...

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Crown of thunder by Tochi Onyebuchi

Crown of thunder

Tochi Onyebuchi

"Taj is headed west, but the consequences of leaving Kos behind confront him at every turn. Innocent civilians flee to refugee camps as Karima's dark magic continues to descend on the city. Taj must return, but first he needs a plan. With Arzu's help,...

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What is the Declaration of Independence? by Michael C. Harris

What is the Declaration of Independence?

Michael C. Harris

Step back in time to the birth of America and meet the real-life rebels who made this country free!On a hot summer day near Philadelphia in 1776, Thomas Jefferson sat at his desk and wrote furiously until early the next morning. He was drafting the D...

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Have sword will travel by Garth Nix

Have sword will travel

Garth Nix

"When Odo and Eleanor stumble upon an ancient sword in a river outside their village, something very unexpected happens...the sword starts to talk! Much to Odo's dismay he discovers that he's awoken a famous enchanted blade called Biter, and thus has...

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The karate Princess to the rescue by Jeremy Strong

The karate Princess to the rescue

Jeremy Strong

"When Princess Belinda rushes off to rescue her karate teacher, held captive by evil warlord Utagawa, she runs into trouble. Utagawa has an army of sumo wrestlers, and Belinda's very best karate fails to defeat them. Is she finally in for the chop?"-...

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The brilliant death by Amy Rose Capetta

The brilliant death

Amy Rose Capetta

Teodora di Sangro is used to hiding her magical ability to transform enemies into music boxes and mirrors. Nobody knows she's a strega--and she aims to keep it that way. The she meets Cielo--and everything changes. A strega who can effortlessly swap back...

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Counting to perfect by Suzanne M. LaFleur

Counting to perfect

Suzanne M. LaFleur

From the author of Eight Keys comes a loving story of sisters who are trying to find their way back to each other.Julia used to be the perfect big sister: she played great games and took good care of Cassie. Now life at home revolves around Julia and...

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Climbing the stairs by Padma Venkatraman

Climbing the stairs

Padma Venkatraman

Fifteen-year-old Vidya dreams of going to college--an unusual aspiration for a girl living in British occupied India during World War II. Then tragedy strikes, and Vidya and her brother are forced to move into a traditional household with their exten...

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Gorilla tactics by Sheila Grau

Gorilla tactics

Sheila Grau

Runt Higgins needs answers, fast. Someone cursed him to die on his sixteenth birthday--but no one seems to know who cursed him or why. He decides he must find the Great Library, where all true knowledge is stored. Unfortunately, the only people who know...

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The quest Book one, Tale of a hero  by Mark Mulle

The quest Book one, Tale of a hero

Mark Mulle

One of Minecraft's most loved stories is now an audio book! Listen to the story, join Steve in his quest and discover what it truly takes to be a hero! In a single player mode where Steve is the only one playing, he considered himself as the sole her...

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Please don't tell my parents you believe her by Richard Roberts

Please don't tell my parents you believe her

Richard Roberts

Middle school supervillain Penny Akk has defeated every challenge thrown against her. She has bested heroes, villains, weirdos who can't make up their minds, robots, aliens, friends, rivals, enemies, natural disasters, secret admirers, and her own shyness....

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The Tooth Fairy legend by John Arthur Long

The Tooth Fairy legend

John Arthur Long

At last, the reason behind the Tooth Fairy's visits to children is revealed in The Tooth Fairy Legend: The Touch of Kindness. Never before has this timeless myth of childhood been so clearly defined in story and song. Learn why the teeth collected by...

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50 things every young lady should know by Kay West

50 things every young lady should know

Kay West

A modern update on the ageless idea that girls should know appropriate and courteous responses to any situation. Good manners aren't just a quaint and old-fashioned concept. They're an essential aspect of every young lady's path to adulthood and the ...

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How Otis Oaktree opened his eyes by Wendy K. Gray

How Otis Oaktree opened his eyes

Wendy K. Gray

In the second Sidewalk Stories edition, we experience a classic story of redemption as the search for Otis's courage takes them to places only dreamers could imagine. As a special bonus this audiobook contains four produced songs. Join Bethany Butterfly...

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50 things every young gentleman should know by John Bridges

50 things every young gentleman should know

John Bridges

50 Things Every Young Gentleman Should Know is a young man's guide to becoming the type of guy that people respect and enjoy.

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Minecraft by Tracey Baptiste


Tracey Baptiste

The second official Minecraft tie-in novel, following the Sunday Times bestseller The Island. The brand-new official Minecraft novel is an action-packed thriller! When a new virtual-reality version of the game brings her desires--and doubts--to life,...

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Creighton Hill by Morgan Elizabeth Huneke

Creighton Hill

Morgan Elizabeth Huneke

"No one can mysteriously disappear leaving no trace. It isn't realistic." "You're right, Emily," her grandfather said thoughtfully. "It isn't realistic. However, a good many things happen in this world that are not realistic, things supernatural." Em...

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The blanket and the bear by Buffy Ford Stewart

The blanket and the bear

Buffy Ford Stewart

The Blanket and the Bear, A Whimsical Story of the Endless Possibilities of Love, is a magical fantasy of make-believe in which a Blanket and a Bear fall in love and get married. This musical poem for children is a charming poetic tale by famous songwriter...

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I'm a girl by Eunice Olsen

I'm a girl

Eunice Olsen

Inspired by the International Emmy nominated online video series WomenTalk, this collection of poems features stories of 10 strong and courageous Asian women who hail from Singapore, The Philippines, Nepal and Thailand. This book is written by Eunice...

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Just William 2  by Richmal Crompton

Just William 2

Richmal Crompton

A second wonderful collection of Just William stories, selected and read by Martin Jarvis. Richmal Crompton's stories featuring irrepressible schoolboy William Brown have been firm favourites with both young and old for decades. Perpetually scruffy,....

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The Spook's revenge by Joseph Delaney

The Spook's revenge

Joseph Delaney

Random House presents the audiobook edition of The Spook's Revenge by Joseph Delaney, read by Thomas Judd. 'He's the seventh son of a seventh son. His name is Thomas J. Ward and he's my gift to the County. When he's old enough we'll send you word. Train...

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Sparkey to the parkey by author Kalena

Sparkey to the parkey

author Kalena

Listen to this sweet heartwarming true story about a runaway dog who arrived late one stormy night at my home nestled in the forest on a hilltop on the island of Maui. He had a frayed yellow nylon cord rope wrapped tightly around his neck, and his fur...

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Belle by Beverly Jenkins


Beverly Jenkins

Belle Palmer is finally free! Separated from her father on the harrowing escape, Belle is lost and alone until she finds shelter with the Bests, the first free family she's ever known. For the first time in her sixteen years, Belle can speak her mind...

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Ollie and the starchaser by Tanya Southey

Ollie and the starchaser

Tanya Southey

Nanoo is Ollie's beloved grandmother and an astronomer who discovered the planet Terenza, in a gentle galaxy east of the moon. When Nanoo disappears on a trip to the Outback, Ollie cannot accept that she is gone. He is worried, sad and refuses to believe...

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Flight by Jae Waller


Jae Waller

A rebellious heroine faces a colonial world coming unstitched in Jae Waller's stunning debut fantasy. Seventeen-year-old Kateiko doesn't want to be Rin anymore--not if it means sacrificing lives to protect the dead. Her only way out is to join another...

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Captain Underpants and the big, bad battle of the Bionic Booger Boy. Part 1, The night of the nasty nostril nuggets by Dav Pilkey

Captain Underpants and the big, bad battle of the Bionic Booger Boy. Part 1, The night of the nasty nostril nuggets

Dav Pilkey

The sixth book in Dav Pilkey's mega-bestselling Captain Underpants series, now available in Sound-O-Rama!George and Harold are up to their old tricks again, and when their latest prank makes a direct hit on school brainiac Melvin Sneedly, he decides to...

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Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson by Kari A. Cornell

Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson

Kari A. Cornell

Do you play computer games' If you do, you've probably played Minecraft. When Minecraft creator Markus Persson was young, he wasn't very interested in the games themselves. He was more interested in the programing instructions in the computer's manual....

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101 amazing brainteasers by Jack (Writer on quiz book) Goldstein

101 amazing brainteasers

Jack (Writer on quiz book) Goldstei...

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NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson by Heather E. Schwartz

NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson

Heather E. Schwartz

What do you want to be when you grow up' When Katherine Johnson was young, women weren't expected to go into the math and science fields. Johnson loved math, but she never thought she could be a mathematician. After studying math in school and teaching...

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How do dinosaurs choose their pets? by Jane Yolen

How do dinosaurs choose their pets?

Jane Yolen

Come along on a playful romp as dinosaurs choose outrageous pets, shocking their parents in this fantastically comic new addition to Yolen and Teague's bestselling, award-winning series. "Can I keep it? It's so cute!" Brimming with laugh-aloud humor,...

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The squad of Lucky Landing by Devin Hunter

The squad of Lucky Landing

Devin Hunter

Grey never expected his best friend, Finn, to end up trapped in Battle Royale as well, but now they both have to fight to get out. And there are only a few more weeks to do it.If Ben and Tristan hadn't left Grey's squad, he would have been a lot closer...

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Stars above by Marissa Meyer

Stars above

Marissa Meyer

The enchantment continues...The universe of the Lunar Chronicles holds stories--and secrets--that are wondrous, vicious, and romantic. How did Cinder first arrive in New Beijing? How did the brooding soldier Wolf transform from young man to killer? When...

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The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963 by Christopher Paul. Curtis

The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963

Christopher Paul. Curtis

Enter the world of ten-year-old Kenny and his family, the "weird" Watsons of Flint, Michigan. When Mom and Dad decide to visit Grandma, the Watsons head off to Birmingham, Alabama, where they witness a tragic historic event.

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Double luck by Chi Fa Lu

Double luck

Chi Fa Lu

Born in war-torn China in 1942, Chi Fa was orphaned at the age of three. He was shuffled from relative to relative and sold to an abusive Communist village chief. At the age of nine, he was the caretaker for a mute epileptic. He briefly found a loving...

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Worst. Movie. Ever by Amy Sparkes

Worst. Movie. Ever

Amy Sparkes

When super-famous actor Jolly Roger comes to make a movie on Crossbones Island, Pirate Blunderbeard is determined to get the main part. He just has to convince Jolly that his pet chicken, Boris, is a parrot (oh dear), act alongside an evil Giant Deat...

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Attucks! by Phillip M. Hoose


Phillip M. Hoose

Attucks! is the true story of the all-black high school basketball team that broke the color barrier in segregated 1950s Indiana, masterfully told by National Book Award winner Phil Hoose.By winning the state high school basketball championship in 1955,...

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Stories from Shakespeare. The Plantagenets by David Timson

Stories from Shakespeare. The Plantagenets

David Timson

Presents the history of the Plantagenets as seen through the eyes of Shakespeare. These easy to understand introductions feature key speeches and scenes from the plays themselves, and are very accessible for children approaching Shakespeare for the first...

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Space crime conspiracy by Gareth P. Jones

Space crime conspiracy

Gareth P. Jones

In prison, accused of an intergalactic crime-the murder of President Vorlunar - things are not looking good for Stanley Bound. But when he escapes, matters get even worse! He discovers that his assumed crime has given him not only notoriety, but value....

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Ivy Aberdeen's letter to the world by Ashley Herring Blake

Ivy Aberdeen's letter to the world

Ashley Herring Blake

"Twelve-year-old Ivy Aberdeen's house is destroyed in a tornado, and in the aftermath of the storm, she begins to develop feelings for another girl at school"--

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The snow cat by Holly Webb

The snow cat

Holly Webb

Bel is nervous about spending the lead-up to Christmas with her grandma at Lamont House, a sheltered housing complex converted from a grand Victorian home. The mansion is beautiful, but eerie, too with its moving shadows and odd noises. One night, Bel...

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The girl, the cat & the navigator by Matilda Woods

The girl, the cat & the navigator

Matilda Woods

"Oona, nearly eleven, has longed to sail with her sea captain father but when she stows away on his ship headed to the far North, she faces great adventure and danger."--Publisher's description.

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Marge and the secret tunnel by Isla Fisher

Marge and the secret tunnel

Isla Fisher

"Life with Marge is NEVER boring! Even shopping for new shoes turns out to be an amazing adventure, especially when the lights go out and the children are stuck in the shop! And when Jakey decides he'd like to visit Australia, Marge has the best idea...

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The time-travelling cat and the Egyptian goddess by Julia Jarman

The time-travelling cat and the Egyptian goddess

Julia Jarman

Ka is the most beautiful cat that Topher Hope has ever seen. But Ka is no ordinary cat and though she chooses to live with Topher, in present-day England, she sometimes disappears for days at a time. Topher decides he must try and follow her. His fir...

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The imaginary by A. F. Harrold

The imaginary

A. F. Harrold

"Rudger is Amanda Shuffleup's imaginary friend. Nobody else can see Rudger--until the evil Mr. Bunting arrives at Amanda's door. Mr. Bunting hunts imaginaries. Rumor has it that he even eats them. And now he's found Rudger. Soon Rudger is alone, and ...

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Lily D., V.A.P. Volume one by Madeleine West

Lily D., V.A.P. Volume one

Madeleine West

Orphan Annie: Orphan Annie, from the musical Annie, has a hard-knock life. FACT! So when Lily D trains for the role of Orphan Annie, she insists on doing everything for herself. She makes a pillowcase dress, trades her favourite glittery pencil, does...

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Let sleeping dragons lie by Garth Nix

Let sleeping dragons lie

Garth Nix

"Sir Odo and Sir Eleanor still think of themselves as unlikely knights. But when their kingdom is threatened by forces of significant nefariousness, they and their talking swords join a bold quest to rescue a monarch, vanquish deadly beasts, confound...

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Alice-Miranda takes the lead by Jacqueline Harvey

Alice-Miranda takes the lead

Jacqueline Harvey

"Alice-Miranda is thrilled to be back at school, where the girls are preparing a play with the neighbouring boys' school. But it's not all glitter and stage lights: there are rumours of a witch in the woods, and Jacinta and Millie are clashing with a...

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Frankie Fish and the Viking fiasco by Peter Helliar

Frankie Fish and the Viking fiasco

Peter Helliar

"Best friends Frankie and Drew are desperate to win this year's Halloween costume parade, and they know exactly what will give them the edge: authentic Viking costumes from olden-day Norway! The plan is simple: use their secret Sonic Suitcase to get in,...

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The Terrible Two go wild by Mac Barnett

The Terrible Two go wild

Mac Barnett

"School's out, and Miles and Niles are running wild in the woods outside town: climbing trees, exploring caves, and, yes, pranking. But these leafy, lazy days of mischief darken when bully Josh Barkin and his cadets from a nearby kids' boot camp discover...

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The midnight peacock by Katherine Woodfine

The midnight peacock

Katherine Woodfine

"The festive season has come to Sinclair's and Sophie and Lil are spending the holidays at snowy Winter Hall. But it turns out that this is no ordinary house party ... As sinister secrets come to light, our intrepid heroines find themselves faced with...

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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 every day - even in July...

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The hidden beast by Christopher Pike

The hidden beast

Christopher Pike

A dragon causes flaming mayhem in this twelfth book in New York Times bestselling author Christopher Pike's Spooksville series. A fire-breathing dragon has appeared out of nowhere and is looking for its treasure in Spooksville. In fact, the dragon intends...

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Orphaned by Eliot Schrefer


Eliot Schrefer

Snub is a young gorilla, living in the heart of what will eventually be known as Africa. She is jealous of her mother's new baby and restless in her need to explore. When a natural disaster shakes up her family, Snub finds herself as the guardian of her...

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I am still alive by Kate Alice Marshall

I am still alive

Kate Alice Marshall

Cheryl Strayed's Wild meets The Revenant in this heart-pounding story of survival and revenge in the unforgiving wilderness.

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The lost sisters by Holly Black

The lost sisters

Holly Black

Sometimes the difference between a love story and a horror story is where the ending comes ...While Jude fought for power in the Court of Elfhame against the cruel Prince Cardan, her sister Taryn began to fall in love with the trickster, Locke.Half-apology...

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Lulu the Broadway mouse by Jenna Gavigan

Lulu the Broadway mouse

Jenna Gavigan

Ratatouille meets Broadway in this charming new middle grade novel about a little mouse with big dreams.Lulu is a little girl with a very big dream: she wants to be on Broadway. She wants it more than anything in the world. As it happens, she lives i...

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Knucklehead by Jon Scieszka


Jon Scieszka

How did Jon Scieszka get so funny, anyway? Growing up as one of six brothers was a good start, but that was just the beginning. Throw in Catholic school, lots of comic books, lazy summers at the lake with time to kill, babysitting misadventures, TV s...

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The deadly past by Christopher Pike

The deadly past

Christopher Pike

Dinosaurs create prehistoric hysteria in this eleventh book in New York Times bestselling author Christopher Pike's Spooksville series. There are dinosaurs in Spooksville! Huge meat-eating lizards attack people in their cars. Flying reptiles swoop down...

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Beneath the citadel by Destiny Soria

Beneath the citadel

Destiny Soria

In the city of Eldra, people are ruled by ancient prophecies. For centuries, the high council has stayed in power by virtue of the prophecies of the elder seers. After the last infallible prophecy came to pass, growing unrest led to murders and an ev...

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Using topographic maps by Tracy Maurer

Using topographic maps

Tracy Maurer

Want to know just how tall Mount Everest is? Or what the city of Denver's elevation is? Then look at a topographic map! These maps use lines to show the height and shape of Earth's surface. But how do you read the lines? And what other features do these...

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Fuzzy by Tom Angleberger


Tom Angleberger

In this sci-fi middle school adventure by the New York Times bestselling author of the Origami Yoda series, one girl and one robot team up to save their school From the minds of Tom Angleberger, the New York Times bestselling author of the wildly pop...

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Martin Rising by Andrea Davis Pinkney

Martin Rising

Andrea Davis Pinkney

With imagination and power, the award-winning Pinkney duo celebrates MLK's nonviolent struggle for civil rights--as he transforms America through the spirit of love. In a rich embroidery of visions, musical cadence, and deep emotion, Andrea and Brian...

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Using physical maps by Rebecca E. Hirsch

Using physical maps

Rebecca E. Hirsch

Have you ever wondered which countries have the most lakes? Or where the highest point in your state is? Physical maps show landscape features. They also often show land elevation, or how high the land is above sea level. But how do you use physical maps?...

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Smart internet surfing by Mary Lindeen

Smart internet surfing

Mary Lindeen

Websites include all kinds of interesting information. But how can you tell if a site is trustworthy? And how do you discern advertising from news? Learn to be a savvy Internet surfer with this book!

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Into the wild by Doreen Cronin

Into the wild

Doreen Cronin

The Chicken Squad is back for their third (mis)adventure, and this time they're facing off with whatever's hiding in a mystery box in the backyard. Our fluffy, fearless young detectives are back out sleuthing because there's a new cage in the yard, and...

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Three days in Moscow by Bret Baier

Three days in Moscow

Bret Baier

A gripping historical account of President Ronald Reagan's battle to end the Cold War, adapted for young readers from the book by #1 bestselling author and Fox News Channel anchor Bret BaierOn May 31, 1988, President Ronald Reagan stood before a pack...

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Hiawatha and the Peacemaker by Robbie Robertson

Hiawatha and the Peacemaker

Robbie Robertson

Born of Mohawk and Cayuga descent, musical icon Robbie Robertson learned the story of Hiawatha and his spiritual guide, the Peacemaker, as part of the Iroquois oral tradition. Now he shares the same gift of storytelling with a new generation. Hiawatha...

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Smart online communication by Mary Lindeen

Smart online communication

Mary Lindeen

What you put on the Internet may stay there forever. So how can you protect your online reputation? What can you to do keep your identity safe? Learn how to be a smart user of technology, why watching what you post is important, and what to do if som...

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Using road maps and GPS by Tracy Maurer

Using road maps and GPS

Tracy Maurer

Ever wonder what route would get you from coast to coast the fastest? Or where to find camping spots on a road trip? Road maps and GPS give details about routes and sites. But how do you use them? And how can you make the most of these tools to get t...

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Mary Poppins by P. L. (Pamela Lyndon) Travers

Mary Poppins

P. L. (Pamela Lyndon) Travers

Discover the joy and wonder of Mary Poppins in the classic adventures! Read by Olivia Colman, this stunning performance lifts P. L Travers's words off the page, transporting us back to a time where classic storytelling is at the heart of any story. When...

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The iron man by Ted Hughes

The iron man

Ted Hughes

"A mysterious creature arrives from nowhere, devouring farm equipment. The farmers are mystified - and terrified. And then they glimpse him in the night: The Iron Man, taller than a house, with glowing headlight eyes and an insatiable taste for metal....

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The last straw by Jeff Kinney

The last straw

Jeff Kinney

Middle-schooler Greg Heffley nimbly sidesteps his father's attempts to change Greg's wimpy ways until his father threatens to send him to military school.

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Love does for kids by Bob Goff

Love does for kids

Bob Goff

Faith in God can be exciting, daring, and fun. Love Does for Kids, the follow up to Bob Goff's New York Times bestselling Love Does, shares some of the Goff family's wild adventures--from holding a neighborhood parade to writing presidents from around...

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How it works. The Internet and smartphones

How it works. The Internet and smartphones

This close-up look at the internet and smartphones introduces young listeners to the science and technology that makes these amazing inventions possible. Each audiobook in the set explores the history of these inventions, how they are used today, and...

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Dragons in a bag by Zetta Elliott

Dragons in a bag

Zetta Elliott

The dragon's out of the bag in this diverse, young urban fantasy from an award-winning author!When Jaxon is sent to spend the day with a mean old lady his mother calls Ma, he finds out she's not his grandmother--but she is a witch! She needs his help...

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Who is Jeff Kinney? by Patrick Kinney

Who is Jeff Kinney?

Patrick Kinney

Even as a kid, everyone thought Jeff Kinney was talented. People loved his drawings, and when he went to college, his comic strip Igdoof was so popular that it spread to other universities! Still, Jeff faced challenges. His cartoons were rejected by ...

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Cutting-edge technology

Cutting-edge technology

This in-depth look at today's hottest technology trends introduces listeners to the fascinating world of 3D printing, app coding, online gaming, and more. Each audiobook explores multiple facets of cutting-edge technology, including the science behind...

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Who was Jackie Robinson? by Gail Herman

Who was Jackie Robinson?

Gail Herman

As a kid, Jackie Robinson loved sports. And why not? He was a natural at football, basketball, and, of course, baseball. But beyond athletic skill, it was his strength of character that secured his place in sports history. In 1947 Jackie joined the B...

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Who is Hillary Clinton? by Heather Alexander

Who is Hillary Clinton?

Heather Alexander

Who Is Hillary Clinton? Readers of our New York Times best-selling series can find out now!At age fourteen, Hillary Clinton thought it would be thrilling to become an astronaut, so she sent an application to NASA. The reply was a flat out rejection: the...

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Chinese Cinderella by Adeline Yen Mah

Chinese Cinderella

Adeline Yen Mah

A Chinese proverb says, "Falling leaves return to their roots." In Chinese Cinderella, Adeline Yen Mah returns to her roots to tell the story of her painful childhood and her ultimate triumph and courage in the face of despair. Adeline's affluent, po...

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The missing kitten by Holly Webb

The missing kitten

Holly Webb

Scarlett chooses Bootle, a ginger kitten with four white socks, and the two of them become inseparable. Then Scarlett has to start at her new school... Bootle tries following Scarlett to school each day. But when there's a downpour, he gets lost. How...

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The kitten nobody wanted by Holly Webb

The kitten nobody wanted

Holly Webb

But one day, just before Christmas, she finds out that her friend's cat has had kittens. Over the holidays she goes round to play with them. Mia's parents think she has coped with Tibby's loss, and surprise her by saying she can have the last kitten,...

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Paddy the puppy & Mia the mouse  by Lily Small

Paddy the puppy & Mia the mouse

Lily Small

In Paddy the Puppy, it's Paddy's birthday! As Paddy flies all over Misty Wood, spreading pollen to make the flowers grow, he invites his fairy animal friends to come to his party. And when he arrives home, he's in for a lovely surprise! In Mia the Mouse,...

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Fairy animals of Misty Wood by Lily Small

Fairy animals of Misty Wood

Lily Small

In Chloe the Kitten, Chloe's wings sparkle as she flutters through Misty Wood decorating the cobwebs with shining dewdrops. Along the way, she meets a little mouse who is lost and afraid. Can Chloe help him find his way home? In Bella the Bunny, Bella...

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How to train your parents by Pete Johnson

How to train your parents

Pete Johnson

Louis's parents want him and his brother to get straight A's at school and join lots of after-school clubs like the other kids. Then Louis meets Maddy, who has trained her parents to ignore her.

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Terry Deary's pirate tales: pirate lord, pirate queen, pirate prisoner & pirate captain by Terry Deary

Terry Deary's pirate tales: pirate lord, pirate queen, pirate prisoner & pirate captain

Terry Deary

In 'The Pirate Lord', Tom is a cabin boy for Captain Francis Drake, on a mission to defeat the Spanish galleons and steal their plundered gold. 'The Pirate Queen' tells of Cassia O'Malley, the terror of the Irish sea. Her gang of sea-robbers rule the...

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Terry Deary's knights' tales by Terry Deary

Terry Deary's knights' tales

Terry Deary

In The Knight of Spurs and Spirits, Roger the stable boy fails to have a horse ready for cruel Sir Robert and suffers a terrible punishment. The Knight of Sticks and Straw tells of cowardly serving girl Cristina, who must find the courage to save Castile...

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Alice-Miranda on holiday by Jacqueline Harvey

Alice-Miranda on holiday

Jacqueline Harvey

Alice-Miranda Highton-Smith-Kennington-Jones has survived her first term at Winchesterfield-Downsfordvale. And now Jacinta Headlington-Bear, the school's second best tantrum thrower, is joining Alice-Miranda's family for term break. Who would have thought...

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Swallowdale by Arthur Ransome


Arthur Ransome

Originally published over a half-century ago, the twelve books are still eagerly read by children and adults alike by all those captivated by the world of adventure and imagination. Such longevity is not only due to Ransome's unparalleled gift of...

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Peter Duck by Arthur Ransome

Peter Duck

Arthur Ransome

Originally published over a half-century ago, the twelve books are still eagerly read by children and adults alike - by all those captivated by the world of adventure and imagination. Such longevity is not only due to Ransome's unparalleled gift of.....

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The secret puppy by Holly Webb

The secret puppy

Holly Webb

Daisy is thrilled when she finds out the farm dog has just had puppies! Daisy can't help falling in love with Barney, the smallest of the litter of German Shepherd pups. Barney takes to the friendly new girl who sneaks him food and smuggles him into ...

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The firework-maker's daughter by Philip Pullman

The firework-maker's daughter

Philip Pullman

What Lila wants to be more than anything else in the world is ... a Firework-Maker! But firework-making is not just about being able to make Crackle-Dragons and Golden Sneezes. There is also one special secret: every Firework-Maker must make a perilous...

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Necropolis by Anthony Horowitz


Anthony Horowitz

An ancient evil is unleashed. Five have the power to defeat it. But one of them has been taken. Fifteen-year-old Scarlett Adams is caught in a media storm after her strange disappearance - which she refuses to explain. But far away, in Peru, Matt Fr...

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Oblivion by Anthony Horowitz


Anthony Horowitz

Having escaped from Hong Kong, the Five Gatekeepers - Matt, Pedro, Scott, Jamie and Scarlett - are scattered in a hostile and dangerous world. As they struggle to re-group and plan their next move, the malevolent King of the Old Ones gathers his forces...

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Secrets by Jacqueline Wilson


Jacqueline Wilson

India lives in a large, luxurious house with a mum she can't stand and a dad she adores, though he hasn't had much time for her recently. She seeks solace in her journal, which she keeps in sincere imitation of her heroine, Anne Frank. Treasure lives...

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The shadow in the north by Philip Pullman

The shadow in the north

Philip Pullman

Sally Lockhart is twenty-two, and running her own financial consultancy - a thoroughly modern woman in a world of pompous men - but she's about to be thrown headlong into a vicious web of murder, mystery and pure evil. When a client's lost investment...

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The ruby in the smoke by Philip Pullman

The ruby in the smoke

Philip Pullman

Soon after Sally Lockhart's father drowns at sea, she receives an anonymous letter. The dire warning it contains makes a man die of fear at her feet. Determined to discover the truth about her father's death, Sally is plunged into a terrifying mystery...

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27 hours by Tristina Wright

27 hours

Tristina Wright

Rumor Mora fears two things: hellhounds too strong for him to kill and failure. Jude Welton has two dreams: for humans to stop killing monsters and for his strange abilities to vanish. But in no reality should a boy raised to love monsters fall for a...

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I survived the attack of the grizzlies, 1967 by Lauren Tarshis

I survived the attack of the grizzlies, 1967

Lauren Tarshis

New York Times bestselling author Lauren Tarshis tackles the historic grizzly bear attacks in Glacier National Park in this latest installment of the groundbreaking I Survived series.Since the opening of Glacier National Park in 1910, there were no r...

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