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Dalen and Gole

Dalen and Gole

Scandal in Port Angus
illustrated by Mike Deas
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : science fiction, environment, mystery & detective

With seconds to the finish line, Dalen and Gole lead the distant world of Budap's annual Junior-Jet Race. Suddenly they are overtaken. Left behind in a cloud of mysterious purple exhaust, they realize something doesn't add up. Looking for clues, the two friends uncover a tunnel that leads them to Earth.
They arrive in Port Angus, once a lively west …

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Ramp Rats

Ramp Rats

A Graphic Guide Adventure
by Liam O'Donnell, illustrated by Mike Deas
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : skateboarding, bullying, mystery & detective

Fresh from his adventures in Wild Ride, Marcus is back and helping his cousin, Bounce, learn to skate. Between learning how to ollie and do a 50-50 grind, Bounce and his friends also have to avoid the skate-park goons and take on the outlaw bikers who are terrorizing the small town. Excitement, action and some radical skating tips. Hang on for anot …

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Media Meltdown

Media Meltdown

A Graphic Guide Adventure
by Liam O'Donnell, illustrated by Mike Deas
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : science & technology, mystery & detective, action & adventure

When Karl Reed, Owner of Oasis Developments, tries to force the sale of a local fruit farm—through whatever means necessary—Pema, Bounce and Jagroop decide to expose him through the media. Little do they realize that when it comes to the news and the advertisers who make it possible, the truth is not always part of the story and nothing can be …

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Food Fight

Food Fight

A Graphic Guide Adventure
by Liam O'Donnell, illustrated by Mike Deas
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : environment, mystery & detective, action & adventure

While Devin and Nadia spend summer vacation at a university camp for little kids Nadia as a counselor and Devin as an unwilling participant—their mother's research project is vandalized and her motives are questioned. Devin, Nadia and Simon stumble upon shady characters, corporate conspiracy and a plot to take over the nation's food supply with g …

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Soccer Sabotage

Soccer Sabotage

A Graphic Guide Adventure
by Liam O'Donnell, illustrated by Mike Deas
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : mysteries & detective stories, soccer, mystery & detective

Nadia is playing for her local soccer team, and they have made it all the way to the national tournament—against some very determined opposition. Unfortunately, Nadia's challenges don't just come from her opponents but from her teammates as well. After their coach is injured in a suspicious accident and the threats against the team mount, it is u …

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Power Play

Power Play

A Graphic Guide Adventure
by Liam O'Donnell, illustrated by Mike Deas
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : values & virtues, mystery & detective, action & adventure

Devin and Nadia team up with Bounce, Pema and Marcus as they all travel to Northern Ontario to watch their parents present to the Summit of World Leaders. A swarm of politicians, lobbyists, corporate bosses and protestors have all converged on the summit to get their messages heard. A tragic accident just hours before their parents' presentation p …

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Pocket Rocks

Pocket Rocks

by Sheree Fitch, illustrated by Helen Flook
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age: 3 to 5
Grade: p to k
Reading age: 3 to 5
tagged : special needs, imagination & play, school & education

No matter how hard he tries, even with the help of his classroom aide, Ian Goobie can't do the things that the other children in his class can do. Every day he dreads going to school. Then he finds a rock, a rock that fits perfectly in his pocket, a rock that touches all his senses and whisks him away into a whole other world. From then on, as long …

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Camp Disaster

Camp Disaster

by Frieda Wishinsky
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : bullying, values & virtues, camping & outdoor activities

Charlotte Summers is sure that summer camp is going to be a disaster. And she’s right. But it’s not as disastrous for her as it is for her counselor, Abby. Abby has no control over the girls in her charge. The control is held by the cabin’s mean girl. Charlotte realizes that she could tip the balance of power and unseat the bully, but does sh …

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Salamander Rescue

Salamander Rescue

by Pamela McDowell, illustrated by Kasia Charko
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age: 6 to 8
Grade: 1 to 3
Reading age: 6 to 8
tagged : reptiles & amphibians, environment

Cricket McKay has lived in Waterton all her life, so she is surprised to discover an animal she hasn’t seen before: the long-toed salamander. She finds a band of them migrating from the pond to their hibernation grounds at Crandell Mountain. Crossing the road that lies between the pond and the mountain is dangerous enough, but now a newly-constr …

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Lucy Tries Soccer

Lucy Tries Soccer

by Lisa Bowes, illustrated by James Hearne
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age: 6 to 8
Grade: 1 to 3
Reading age: 6 to 8
tagged : soccer, new experience

Eager to try a summer sport, Lucy and her friends meet at the soccer field for their first game of three-on-three! Thanks to Coach Nick, Lucy and the rest of Team Blue learn a few basic skills as they prepare to face Team Red.
The Lucy Tries Sports series is designed to encourage children to get active and participate in sports and recreation. In L …

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Scam

Scam

by Lesley Choyce
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age: 12 to 18
Grade: 8 to 12
Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : friendship, death & dying, drugs, alcohol, substance abuse

Josh’s mother always had issues—with drugs and just getting by. And Josh has always been the one who kept them together. But when his mom dies, he really is on his own and must find a way to look after himself. On his way to his mother’s funeral he meets Lindsay, a cute girl who flirts with him but then steals his wallet. When he confronts he …

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Leggings Revolt

Leggings Revolt

by Monique Polak
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : values & virtues, school & education, politics & government

Eric and his buddies have left behind their all boys school to attend high school with girls. Eager to find his place in this exciting new world, Eric joins the student life committee, unaware that he is expected to enforce the school’s strict dress code. The dress code is particularly harsh on the girls he is keen to get to know. Eric finds this …

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Trial by Fire

Trial by Fire

A Riley Donovan mystery
by Norah McClintock
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Grade: 8 to 12
Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : country life, prejudice & racism, mysteries & detective stories

Riley Donovan is the new kid in a small town where her aunt (and guardian) has just started a job as a detective on the town’s police force. Riley is home alone when a neighbor’s barn catches on fire; when she realizes that he is trapped in the barn, she calls 9-1-1 and then tries to save him . But instead of being hailed as a hero, Riley finds …

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Upstaged

Upstaged

by Patricia McCowan
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : theater, self-esteem & self-reliance, dance

Ellie is used to getting leading roles in her small-town school’s musicals, but her place at center stage disappears when her dad becomes the host of a breakfast TV show and they have to move to the big city. When Ellie auditions for—and lands—a spot with the Youth Works Theater Company, she comes up against a tight-knit group of talented, ex …

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Centerville

Centerville

by Jeff Rud
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : law & crime, basketball, school & education

Basketball-crazy Jake Burnett is thrilled to be leaving home to attend prestigious Centerville Prep. It’s an opportunity to pursue his hoop dreams at the highest level. But things aren’t quite as advertised at his new school, and Jake soon finds himself struggling both on and off the court. At first, Jake is determined to play harder and ignore …

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Away Running

Away Running

by David Wright & Luc Bouchard
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Grade: 8 to 12
Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : prejudice & racism, football, europe

Matt, a white quarterback from Montreal, Quebec, flies to France (without his parents’ permission) to play football and escape family pressure. Freeman, a black football player from San Antonio, Texas, is in Paris on a school trip when he hears about a team playing American football in a rough, low-income suburb called Villeneuve-La-Grande. Matt …

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When Blood Lies

When Blood Lies

A Nicole Charles Mystery
by Linda L. Richards
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tagged : women sleuths, amateur sleuth, crime

Vancouver Post gossip columnist Nicole Charles is only slightly put out when she discovers she’s been downsized. She figures she’s lucky to still have a job. It just means she needs to get a desk so she can work out of her apartment. But the desk she buys at auction proves to have more history than she’d anticipated, and the cache she finds …

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Beach Baby

Beach Baby

by Laurie Elmquist, illustrated by Elly Mackay
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age: 0 to 2
Grade: p
Reading age: 0 to 2
tagged : environment, marine life

A gentle, poetic lullaby for baby, filled with memories from a perfect day playing on the beach. Castles, sand dollars, seals peering out of the waves and the beat of the ocean become sweet reminders of all the magical things that await baby tomorrow. A lyrical celebration of natural beauty and a soft, reassuring reminder for little ones being tuc …

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What Happens When a Loved One Dies?

What Happens When a Loved One Dies?

Our First Talk About Death
by Jillian Roberts, illustrated by Cindy Revell
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age: 3 to 5
Grade: p to k
Reading age: 3 to 5
tagged : death & dying, emotions & feelings

Whether children are experiencing grief and loss for the first time or simply curious, it can be difficult to know how to talk to them about death. Using questions posed in a child’s voice and answers that start simply and become more in-depth, this book allows adults to guide the conversation to a natural and reassuring conclusion. Additional q …

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Justine Mckeen, Bottle Throttle

Justine Mckeen, Bottle Throttle

by Sigmund Brouwer, illustrated by Dave Whamond
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age: 6 to 8
Grade: 1 to 3
Reading age: 6 to 8
tagged : recycling & green living, environment, humorous stories

Justine is back! She’s worried about what plastic is doing to the environment and to her classmates, so she sets out to ban bottled water school-wide. The only problem is, the new principal, Dr. Proctor, isn’t on board. Justine will have to convince him and persuade her classmates if Project Bottle Throttle is going to succeed!
Justine McKeen, …

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Forensics Squad Unleashed

Forensics Squad Unleashed

by Monique Polak
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : mysteries & detective stories, school & education, science & technology

Tabitha is thrilled to be attending a summer forensics camp, even if she has to go with her sort-of friend Mason. Soon she is learning to dust for fingerprints, photograph a crime scene and take footprint impressions. Even though the camp instructors have set up a “crime” for the kids to solve, Tabitha longs to use her newfound skills to solve …

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Lost

Lost

by John Wilson
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : exploration & discovery, mysteries & detective stories, polar regions

Sam and Annabel are pleased when they are selected to take a cruise to the Arctic. And they are thrilled when they learn that the cruise will take them past a site connected to the most famous mystery in Arctic history: the Franklin Expedition. But things on the cruise are not what they seem. When Sam and Annabel make a startling discovery on a sma …

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On Cue

On Cue

by Cristy Watson
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : special needs, theater

Randi wants to be an actress and is excited about practicing her craft in drama class. So she is devastated to learn the program has been cut. When her friends put together a successful proposal to have drama class taught as an extracurricular activity, Randi is thrilled. Until the reality sinks in. Extracurriculars are scheduled after school, and …

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Rodent

Rodent

by Lisa J. Lawrence
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Grade: 8 to 12
Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : drugs, alcohol, substance abuse, bullying, general (see also headings under social themes)

Just when Isabelle thinks her life can’t get any worse, something happens to her at school that makes her wonder how she can continue to look after her younger siblings, Evan and Maisie, work at the local mini-mart and deal with her alcoholic mother. It’s more than any sixteen-year-old should have to bear, but Isabelle can’t think of a way o …

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Everyday Hero

Everyday Hero

by Kathleen Cherry
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : special needs, friendship

Alice doesn’t like noise, smells or strangers. She does like rules. Lots of rules. Nobody at her new school knows she has Asperger’s, so it doesn’t take long for her odd behavior to get her into trouble. When she meets Megan in detention, she doesn’t know what to make of her. Megan doesn’t smell, she’s not terribly noisy, and she’s no …

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Breaking Big

Breaking Big

by Penny Draper
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : dance, self-esteem & self-reliance, friendship

Robin’s got everything it takes to be a principal dancer: the body, the feet, the strength and the passion. But his devil-may-care attitude plays havoc with discipline at the Premier Dance School. One more prank may be one too many. That’s why everyone is shocked when he’s the only student dancer picked to understudy with the company, even t …

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Epic Game

Epic Game

by William Kowalski
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tagged : contemporary women, family life, urban life

Kat is a tough, independent woman who makes her living as a professional poker player. She is single, childless and happy about it. But when her best friend, Josie, commits suicide, she names Kat as the temporary guardian of her ten-year-old son, David, until his father can come for him. In the few weeks that David is with her, Kat finds herself ch …

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Hamsters on the Go

Hamsters on the Go

by Kass Reich
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age: 0 to 2
Grade: p
Reading age: 0 to 2
tagged : mice, hamsters, guinea pigs, etc., humorous stories

Hamsters have many places to go and lots of ways to get there! Following the success of her previous board books on numbers, colors and opposites, Kass Reich once again presents her beloved, splayed-toed hamsters. This time, the adorable critters are on the move, demonstrating all the different ways they get from here to there. A lively and humorou …

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Love and Fear

Love and Fear

A Gulliver Dowd Mystery
by Reed Farrel Coleman
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tagged : crime, private investigators

When the daughter of the most powerful Mafia don in New York goes missing, the don’s right-hand man comes to Gulliver Dowd for help. Problem is, the right-hand man and Dowd despise each other. Plus, the don knows who murdered Dowd’s sister, Keisha, but refuses to share that knowledge with Gulliver. Still, Dowd makes a devil’s deal and hunts f …

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Duke's Den

Duke's Den

by Becky Citra
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : pets, friendship

Amelia’s world came crashing down when her parents separated and she was forced to relocate with her mother to a new part of town. But when Duke and Gabriella move into the suite downstairs with their menagerie of exotic animals, Amelia feels like she’s been thrown a lifeline. Helping care for the animals gives Amelia a sense of purpose, and sh …

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Under Threat

Under Threat

by Robin Stevenson
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age: 12 to 18
Grade: 8 to 12
Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : lgbt, values & virtues, law & crime

Franny is close to her parents, adores her horse and is head over heels in love with her girlfriend, Leah. But Franny’s parents are abortion providers at the local hospital, and an anonymous stranger is prepared to do whatever it takes to stop them. A stranger who phones at all hours. Who knows where they live. Who knows Franny’s name. When Lea …

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Tank & Fizz: The Case of the Battling Bots

Tank & Fizz: The Case of the Battling Bots

by Liam O'Donnell, illustrated by Mike Deas
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : fantasy & magic, mystery & detective, monsters
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My Heart Fills With Happiness

My Heart Fills With Happiness

by Monique Gray Smith, illustrated by Julie Flett
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age: 0 to 2
Grade: p
Reading age: 0 to 2
tagged : emotions & feelings, native canadian

The sun on your face. The smell of warm bannock baking in the oven. Holding the hand of someone you love. What fills your heart with happiness? This beautiful board book, with illustrations from celebrated artist Julie Flett, serves as a reminder for little ones and adults alike to reflect on and cherish the moments in life that bring us joy.
Inter …

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Stepping Out

Stepping Out

by Laura Langston
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : special needs, siblings

Laughter is fifteen-year-old Paige Larsson’s currency in life. It takes the sting out of life’s tough stuff. It eases the pain of nasty comments, agonizing moments in gym class and awkward pauses at parties. She likes it even more when others laugh with her, so she’s become a YouTube comedy vlogger.
Now Paige is about to step out of her comfo …

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Passover

Passover

Festival of Freedom
by Monique Polak
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : judaism, passover

During Passover, Jews are reminded of how, more than three thousand years ago, their ancestors emerged from slavery to become free men and women. Bestselling author Monique Polak explores her own Jewish roots as she tells the Passover story, which reminds us that the freedom to be who we are and practice our religion, whatever it may be, is a grea …

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Let Sleeping Dogs Lie

Let Sleeping Dogs Lie

Dirk Daring, Secret Agent (Book 2)
by Helaine Becker
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : friendship, school & education

Darren Dirkowitz thought his life was over when his tippity-top-secret alter ego, Dirk Daring, Secret Agent, was outed to the entire Preston Middle School student body. If only he’d been so lucky. Now the Wolf Lords—a gang of teen thugs bent on wringing every last penny out of Preston students—are breathing down his neck. There’s only one …

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Deep Roots

Deep Roots

How Trees Sustain Our Planet
by Nikki Tate
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : trees & forests, environmental science & ecosystems, environmental conservation & protection

Most of us see trees every day, and too often we take them for granted. Trees provide us with everything from food, fuel and shelter to oxygen and filtered water. Deep Roots celebrates the central role trees play in our lives, no matter where we live. Each chapter in Deep Roots focuses on a basic element—water, air, fire and earth—and explores …

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Spirit Level

Spirit Level

by Sarah N. Harvey
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Grade: 8 to 12
Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : dating & sex, alternative family, siblings

Harriet (known as Harry) is a donor-conceived child who has never wanted to reach out to her half-siblings or donor—until now. Feeling adrift after a breakup with her long-time boyfriend, Harry tracks down her half-siblings, two of whom are in Seattle, where Harriet lives. The first girl she meets is fifteen–year-old Lucy, an effervescent half- …

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Spare Dog Parts

Spare Dog Parts

by Alison Hughes, illustrated by Ashley Spires
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age: 3 to 5
Grade: p to k
Reading age: 3 to 5
tagged : dogs, pets, imagination & play

A stumpy tail, mismatched paws, a long, drooly snout and the biggest dog heart that ever beat. In a celebration of what makes a pet unique, a little girl imagines how an odd assortment of parts combined to make the perfect dog.
With spare, inviting text from Alison Hughes and charmingly offbeat illustrations by award-winning illustrator Ashley Spir …

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Lucy Tries Short Track

Lucy Tries Short Track

by Lisa Bowes, illustrated by James Hearne
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age: 6 to 8
Grade: 1 to 3
Reading age: 6 to 8
tagged : winter sports, new experience, ice skating
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Lucy fait du patinage de vitesse

Lucy fait du patinage de vitesse

by Lisa Bowes, illustrated by James Hearne
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age: 6 to 8
Grade: 1 to 3
Reading age: 6 to 8
tagged : winter sports, ice skating, new experience
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The Goddaughter Caper

The Goddaughter Caper

A Gina Gallo Mystery
by Melodie Campbell
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tagged : women sleuths, humorous, amateur sleuth

In The Goddaughter Caper, Gina Gallo finds herself embroiled in her family's shady dealings when a body turns up at her uncle’s restaurant. But it’s just the beginning of her problems. Strange things keep happening in Steeltown. A body shows up in the trunk of Gina’s car. Another is mistakenly shipped to her cousin Nico’s new store. And th …

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At Ease

At Ease

by Jeff Ross
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : music, self-esteem & self-reliance, friendship

At fifteen, Will already knows he wants to spend his life playing classical violin. And when he is invited to take part in a summer program for young musicians, he realizes it is a chance to make his dream a reality. But years of playing only for Mr. Jorgensen, his elderly neighbor and mentor, haven’t prepared Will for what will happen when he st …

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Beatrice More Moves In

Beatrice More Moves In

by Alison Hughes, illustrated by Helen Flook
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age: 6 to 8
Grade: 1 to 3
Reading age: 6 to 8
tagged : new experience, humorous stories

Beatrice More is no average third-grader. She is a list-making, hyperorganized perfectionist whose laid-back parents and messy little sister consistently frustrate her high standards. And when a new house, a new neighborhood and new friends are thrown into the mix, Beatrice sends the family into a comic tailspin, all in the name of “professionali …

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Three Good Things

Three Good Things

by Lois Peterson
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : depression & mental illness, homelessness & poverty

Leni has lived in so many different places in the last few years that she’s not surprised when her mom wakes her in the middle of the night and tells her to pack up her things. The reason for this move? Her mom tells her they have won the lottery, and they have to go underground. Leni is still not surprised when they end up in a filthy motel. But …

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Sleight of Hand

Sleight of Hand

by Natasha Deen
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age: 12 to 18
Grade: 8 to 12
Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : bullying, law & crime, careers, occupations, internships

On a dare from his girlfriend's brother, Javvan steals a neighbor's car. Now he’s got a criminal record and a bigger problem: get a job or violate his parole. Endless interviews later and no one will hire him because of his criminal record. Whatever happened to a second chance? Finally, he gets a gig with a contractor named Kevin, and Javvan figu …

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Betting Game

Betting Game

by Heather M. O'Connor
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : soccer, siblings, thrillers & suspense

Jack’s a star player on an elite soccer team along with his brother, Alex. The Lancers are on top of the league, even favored to win the National Championship. But the game’s about to change. A slick bookie wins Jack’s friendship and introduces him to illegal betting. Before long, Jack is hooked on the adrenaline rush, and early wins convince …

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Where Do Babies Come From?

Where Do Babies Come From?

Our First Talk About Birth
by Jillian Roberts, illustrated by Cindy Revell
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age: 3 to 5
Grade: p to k
Reading age: 3 to 5
tagged : new baby, body, sexuality & pregnancy

An engaging introduction for very young children to the basic facts of life in a way that is gentle, age-appropriate and accessible. Research shows that children are learning about sex at an increasingly young age and often from undesirable sources. The Q&A format, with questions posed in the child’s voice and answers starting simply and becomin …

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Raising the Stakes

Raising the Stakes

by Romanek
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : theater, school & education, friendship

It’s the start of a new season for Harrington High’s improv team—and Chloe is determined that this will be the year they make it all the way to the top. Her teammates (who also happen to be her closest friends) are a talented bunch, and she knows they can do it. They have to. Because getting to nationals is Chloe’s best chance to prove—to …

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Burned

Burned

by Natasha Deen
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age: 12 to 18
Grade: 8 to 12
Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : orphans & foster homes, law & crime, homelessness & poverty

Two years ago, Josie Smith’s life went up in smoke. Literally. Everyone and everything she ever loved burned in a fire—one set by a crooked cop. To survive, Josie’s been living under the radar as a homeless kid while trying to find a way to knock the cop down a few notches and put her on the other side of the prison bars. But time’s runnin …

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