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Owen & Mzee: The True Story of a Remarkable Friendship
Owen & Mzee: The True Story of a Remarkable Friendship
by Isabella Hatkoff and Craig Hatkoff and Paula Kahumbu
Staff Pick
The true tale of an unlikely friendship, Owen and Mzee is an important illustration of peace and camaraderie, especially in these fraught times. Filled with wonderful photographs that will warm the heart, this is truly a story to be savored.... (read more)

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A Hat Full of Sky
A Hat Full of Sky
by Terry Pratchett
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This is a wonderful fantasy full of wit, witches, and suspense. Written by the well-known author of the Discworld series, A Hat Full of Sky follows the marvelous We Free Men but stands well on its own. So sit back and enjoy this great summer read.... (read more)

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The Young Elites
The Young Elites
by Marie Lu
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Adelina is scarred from a disease and has become an abomination in her world. Gaining a mysterious, powerful gift, she joins the outcasts of the Young Elites to battle the wickedness of her Kingdom and the darkness in her heart. Following the Legend... (read more)

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Pennyroyal Academy
Pennyroyal Academy
by M.A. Larson
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When a girl with no name enters an enchanted kingdom, she is enlisted in a war battling witches and dragons trained by a fairy drill sergeant. This unusual fantasy intriguingly combines adventure and magical mischief with the witty and compassionate... (read more)

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Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures
Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures
by Kate DiCamillo and K.G. Campbell
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In her new novel, Kate DiCamillo once again weaves an enchanting tale, this time involving an eccentric squirrel and Flora, a true cynic. A story filled with warmth, hope, change, and magic, featuring full-page graphic-style illustrations, Flora and... (read more)

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A Hat Full of Sky: The Continuing Adventures of Tiffany Aching and the Wee Free Men
A Hat Full of Sky: The Continuing Adventures of Tiffany Aching and the Wee Free Men
by Terry Pratchett
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This is a wonderful fantasy full of wit, witches, and suspense. Written by the well-known author of the Discworld series, A Hat Full of Sky follows the marvelous We Free Men but stands well on its own. So sit back and enjoy this great summer read.... (read more)

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Nanny Mcphee
Nanny Mcphee
by Christianna Brand
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This delightful, entertaining tale was written forty years ago and is finally back in print. Nanny McPhee is a British version of Mrs. Piggle Wiggle, complete with extremely naughty children and a governess who knows how to deal with them with warmth and... (read more)

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Owen y Mzee: La Verdadera Historia de Una Amistad Increible (Owen and Mzee)
Owen y Mzee: La Verdadera Historia de Una Amistad Increible (Owen and Mzee)
by Craig M. Hatkoff
Staff Pick
The true tale of an unlikely friendship, Owen and Mzee is an important illustration of peace and camaraderie, especially in these fraught times. Filled with wonderful photographs that will warm the heart, this is truly a story to be savored.... (read more)

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Frostborn (Thrones and Bones)
Frostborn (Thrones and Bones)
by Lou Anders
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Drawing on Norse legends is the first of a series involving Karn, a farm boy who would rather play board games, and Thianna, a half-frost giantess. They join together to battle trolls, walking dead, and a fire-breathing dragon. This is a wonderful summer... (read more)

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I Kill the Mockingbird
I Kill the Mockingbird
by Paul Acampora
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Three book-loving friends form a plan to make all the copies of one title — To Kill a Mockingbird — disappear, because naturally people will desire it more. But their experiment has unintended consequences. This small, wholly original wonder... (read more)

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Jackaby
Jackaby
by William Ritter
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A unique mystery set in 1892 New England told with warmth, humor, and suspense. The narrator, Abigail, sees the details in the ordinary, and Jackaby (a combination of Dr. Who and Sherlock Holmes) has the power to see the supernatural. This is a promising... (read more)

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Sword of the Rightful King: A Novel of King Arthur
Sword of the Rightful King: A Novel of King Arthur
by Jane Yolen
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This old legend retold by a master storyteller is woven with great respect, giving the well-known characters added depth and new life. Yolen captures the reader from the very beginning, luring one in without letting go until the spellbinding conclusion... (read more)

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The Witch's Boy
The Witch's Boy
by Kelly Barnhill
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Ned is a boy with a curse and Aine is the child of a bandit king. Together they encounter an enchanted forest, powerful stones, feuding kingdoms, magic, greed, death, war, forgiveness, and peace when they discover friendship conquers all. This is a true... (read more)

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Odin's Ravens (Blackwell Pages #2)
Odin's Ravens (Blackwell Pages #2)
by K. L. Armstrong and M. A. Marr
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In the second Blackwell Pages book — an enthralling, fast-paced series that draws on Norse mythology — three young heroes, who are modern-day descendants of Thor and Loki, take on monstrous beasts and powerful enemies to save the world... (read more)

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Brides of Eden: A True Story Imagined
Brides of Eden: A True Story Imagined
by Linda Crew
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This is a hauntingly written young adult novel, that is called "a true story imagined." It takes place in Corvallis, Oregon in the early 1900s, weaving a strong tale of the town being taken over by a cult and its frightening consequences.... (read more)

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Bread and Roses, Too
Bread and Roses, Too
by Katherine Paterson
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Bread and Roses, Too is a beautifully written novel set in 1912. It tells the story of a young woman coming of age as her family participates in the groundbreaking strike at the Vermont Mills. Well-researched and important, this book paints a full... (read more)

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The Silver Donkey
The Silver Donkey
by Sonya Hartnett and Don Powers
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In this poignant and captivating story, two sisters find a wounded soldier in the woods. They take care of him, and in return, he tells them four beautiful tales about a humble donkey. This is a moving story of war and peace, devotion and compassion... (read more)

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Alphablock
Alphablock
by Christopher Franceschelli and Peskimo
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This highly inventive board book encourages children to explore the alphabet and associated words. Using guessing games and touch, it teaches the child all the different features of each letter, with vintage-style illustrations that celebrate the... (read more)

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Mister Max: The Book of Lost Things
Mister Max: The Book of Lost Things
by Cynthia Voigt
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From the Newbery award–winning author comes the first book in a mystery trilogy starring a unique, problem-solving detective. Mister Max is an exciting, funny, touching story with characters that draw you in and leave you awaiting the next installment.... (read more)

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The Castle Corona
The Castle Corona
by Sharon Creech
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A wonderfully illustrated tale that will delight and entertain readers. Creech's stories are full of wisdom, and tales woven with wizards, kings, queens, and peasants still ring true in our present age. A wonderful gift for this time of the year.... (read more)

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