Q: What do you need to become a great fairy godmother?
d) all of the above
Fairy-godmother-in-training Isabelle doesn't know what gusto is, but she's pretty sure she has what it takes to pass fairy godmother training with flying colors.
THE PET WAR is a hilarious story about the timeless battles of dog vs. cat, brother vs. sister, know-it-all vs. know-nothing.
Class 507 is the worst class Ms. Bryce has ever taught. And she would know -- she's been teaching forever. They are so terrible that when a science experiment goes disastrously wrong (again), Ms. Bryce has had it and quits in the middle of the lesson. But through a mix-up, the school office never finds out.
Which means ... Class 507 is teacher-free
Originally published in 1968, Ursula K. Le Guin's A Wizard of Earthsea marks the first of the six now beloved Earthsea titles. Ged was the greatest sorcerer in Earthsea, but in his youth he was the reckless Sparrowhawk. In his hunger for power and knowledge, he tampered with long-held secrets and loosed a terrible shadow upon the world.
This year's fifth graders are the worst Principal Klein has ever seen. But he's hoping that Spirit Week can teach them teamwork, with a top secret prize for the winning team as incentive.
JOSEF is a Jewish boy living in 1930s Nazi Germany. With the threat of concentration camps looming, he and his family board a ship bound for the other side of the world . . .
ISABEL is a Cuban girl in 1994. With riots and unrest plaguing her country, she and her family set out on a raft, hoping to find safety in America . . .
$8.99ISBN: 9780142422861Availability: On Our Shelves Now....best to call before coming in to pick up.Published: Puffin Books - September 16th, 2014
A New York Times BestsellerIn the tradition of Out of My Mind, Wonder, and Mockingbird, this is an intensely moving middle grade novel about being an outsider, coping with loss, and discovering the true meaning of family.$6.99ISBN: 9780547014401Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - March 18th, 2008Grace loves cats. She also loves taking pictures of cats and drawing Not-So Super comics. She doesn’t like Sammy Stringer, a boy in her class. She’s got lots and lots of ideas, and when her neighbor’s cat goes missing, Grace does her best to make Mrs. Luther feel less lonely.$16.99ISBN: 9781250043221Availability: On Our Shelves Now....best to call before coming in to pick up.Published: Feiwel & Friends - September 26th, 2017
The New York Times-bestselling story of kindness, friendship, and hope.
Trees can't tell jokes, but they can certainly tell stories. . . .$8.99ISBN: 9780152165413Availability: On Our Shelves Now....best to call before coming in to pick up.Published: Red Wagon Books - August 1st, 2002
Peekaboo What's hiding behind those paws? Why, it's something woolly, something fluffy, something fuzzy, and something squeaky . . . a colorful menagerie of playful animals, each eager to be covered with kisses.$5.99ISBN: 9780811849098Availability: On Our Shelves Now....best to call before coming in to pick up.Published: Chronicle Books (CA) - July 1st, 2007
The moment they saw each other, Bean and Ivy knew they wouldn't be friends. But when Bean plays a joke on her sister, Nancy, and has to hidequickIvy comes to the rescue, proving that sometimes the best of friends are people never meant to like each other. Vibrant characters and lots of humor make this a charmingand addictiveintroduction to Ivy and Bean.$8.95ISBN: 9781585363254Availability: On Our Shelves Now....best to call before coming in to pick up.Published: Sleeping Bear Press - August 27th, 2008
Fame has arrived for rockers Blaze and Roger Just married, leaving Los Angeles, and touring the United States with teenagers Q (Quest) and Angela in tow, the excitement heightens in Philadelphia when Angela realizes she's being followed. Q soon learns the secret about Angela's real mother--a former Secret Service agent.$7.99ISBN: 9780449818282Availability: On Our Shelves Now....best to call before coming in to pick up.Published: Yearling Books - August 23rd, 2016
"An exciting story about what really matters, Saving Mr. Terupt is warm, wise, and packed with hope."--JOAN BAUER, Newbery Honor Winner$17.99ISBN: 9780060245863Availability: On Our Shelves Now....best to call before coming in to pick up.Published: HarperCollins - October 6th, 2015
Celebrate the 30th anniversary of the award-winning If You Give a Mouse a Cookie, one of the most beloved children’s books of all time, from the #1 New York Times bestselling team Laura Numeroff and Felicia Bond$7.99ISBN: 9780307930460Availability: On Our Shelves Now....best to call before coming in to pick up.Published: Yearling Books - October 8th, 2013
The kids and teacher of Because of Mr. Terupt are back in this warm-hearted sequel.$8.99ISBN: 9781481435260Availability: On Our Shelves Now....best to call before coming in to pick up.Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - May 8th, 2018
Nora's whole world plummets faster than the Cyclone roller coaster when her cousin Riley falls into a coma that Nora thinks is her fault in this warm, big-hearted debut middle grade novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author, Doreen Cronin.$6.99ISBN: 9780763655921Availability: On Our Shelves Now....best to call before coming in to pick up.Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - March 10th, 2015
With stunning artwork and a rhyming text, the illustrator of the Mercy Watson books tells a tale of human-animal connection full of humor and heart. (Ages 4-8)$8.99ISBN: 9780142426425Availability: On Our Shelves Now....best to call before coming in to pick up.Published: Puffin Books - March 28th, 2017
"Fans of R.J. Palacio's Wonder will appreciate this feel-good story of friendship and unconventional smarts." --Kirkus Reviews$16.95ISBN: 9781454923220Availability: On Our Shelves Now....best to call before coming in to pick up.Published: Sterling Children's Books - March 6th, 2018
When a new kitten joins the family, can a top cat learn to share his chair--and (almost) everything else, too?
"I, Oswald Minklehoff Honey Bunny III, am the boss of this chair. You may look at it, and you may walk by it, but you may not sit in it.
Because I am the boss of this chair, and that's that."