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Return to Augie Hobble by Lane Smith

Return to Augie Hobble

New Mexico middle-schooler Augie Hobble grapples with adolescence, paranormal mysteries, an overdue Creative Arts project, and heartbreaking loss while working in his father's theme park, Fairy Tale Place.

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From the Notebooks of a Middle School Princess by Meg Cabot

From the notebooks of a middle school princess

Olivia Grace Clarisse Mignonette Harrison. Olivia, a biracial sixth grader with dreams of growing up to be a wildlife illustrator, believes herself to be completely ordinary and average. In fact, that's how she's being raised by her Aunt and Uncle O'Toole. Consumed with texting her BFF Nishi and avoiding an afternoon scrape with Annabeth, the most popular girl in middle school, Olivia's world is about to become a reality show when her sister Mia arrives in a chauffeured limousine, ready to whisk her back to her rightful home in Genovia.

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Diary of a Mad Brownie : with Supporting Documents by Bruce Coville

Diary of a mad brownie : with supporting documents

Angus Cairns is a brownie, a magical creature with a fastidious nature. Alex Carhart is the messiest eleven-year-old in the United States of America. Together, this unlikely pair embarks on an unforgettable adventure.

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Total Tractor by josephine Roberts

total tractor

Total tractor is the best ever book about tractors--from the oldest steam engines to the latest monster machines.

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Mrs. Noodlekugel and Drooly the Bear by Daniel Pinkwater

Mrs. Noodlekugel and Drooly the bear

In a wonderfully loopy third episode, Nick and Maxine are surprised to meet Captain Noodlekugel, back from the sea with a somewhat untrainable bear.

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Lulu and the Hamster in the Night by Hilary McKay

Lulu and the Hamster in the Night

Seven-year-old Lulu adopts a hamster and must keep it a secret from her grandmother when she and her cousin Mellie spend the night.

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Gabby Duran and the Unsittables by Elise Allen

Gabby Duran and the Unsittables

Twelve-year-old Gabby is recruited by a secret agency to take care of extraterrestrial children.

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The Fog diver by Joel Ross

The Fog diver

In this futuristic high-stakes adventure, humanity clings to cities on the highest mountain peaks above the deadly Fog, and airships transport the pirates of the skies. Daring 13-year-old tetherboy Chess and his salvage crew must face the dark plans of Lord Kodoc and work to save their beloved Mrs. E.

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Finding Audrey by Sophie Kinsella

Finding Audrey

Fourteen-year-old Audrey is making slow but steady progress dealing with her anxiety disorder when Linus comes into the picture and her recovery gains momentum.

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EllRay Jakes the recess king! by Sally Warner

EllRay Jakes the recess king!

ight-year-old EllRay Jakes of Oak Glen Primary School is looking for a new best friend, and he decides that the best way to find one is to come up with a bunch of amazing things to do at recess--and see who shares in the fun.

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Dragons Beware by Jorge Aguirre

dragons beware

When Claudette sets out to slay the dragon that ate her father's legs and his legendary sword, she'll need more help than ever from her friend Marie and her brother Gaston.

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The Book of Languages : Talk Your Way Around the World by Mick Webb

The book of languages:  talk your way around the world

Did you know that there are nearly 7,000 languages spoken around the world? This book introduces you to a wide variety of different languages to start you off on your language-learning journey. Find out where languages come from and where they are spoken. From Arabic to Zulu, Morse code to whale song, this book is packed with language facts and phrases to help you communicate all around the world. It includes: basic vocabulary and short dialogues to practise, maps and flags to show where languages are spoken and information on non-verbal languages, including sign language.

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