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Tooth Trouble

Abby Klein · The Blue Sky Press; Reprint edition
Pages: 96
Format: Paperback

Watch out, Junie, there's a new kid on the block! It's Freddy Thresher, a first grader who knows it's a jungle out there. A new chapter book series written by an elementary teacher who's seen it all!Freddy Thresher has a problem: a really, really, big problem. He's the only...
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Amelia Bedelia Chapter Book #1: Amelia Bedelia Means Business

Herman Parish · Greenwillow Books
Pages: 149
Format: Hardcover

Amelia Bedelia makes her chapter book debut! In Amelia Bedelia Means Business, a New York Times bestseller and the first book in the new chapter book series, young Amelia Bedelia will do almost anything for a shiny new bicycle. Amelia Bedelia's parents say they'll split the cost of a new bike...
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My Weird School #1: Miss Daisy Is Crazy!

Dan Gutman · HarperCollins
Pages: 83
Format: Paperback

With more than 11 million books sold, the My Weird School series really gets kids reading!In the first My Weird School book ever, second-grade teacher Miss Daisy is in over her head. She doesn't even know how to add or subtract! But the kids have other things on their minds. Principal...
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Captain Awesome to the Rescue!

Stan Kirby · Little Simon
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Bad guys beware! Eugene McGillicudy just happens to be the most awesome superhero of all time ... Captain Awesome. MI-TEE!Now readers between the ages of five and seven can read chapter books tailor-made for a younger level of reading comprehension. Heavily illustrated with large type,...
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Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle

Betty MacDonald · HarperCollins; First Edition edition
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

The incomparable Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle loves children good or bad and never scolds but has positive cures for Answer-Backers, Never-Want-to-Go-to-Bedders, and other boys and girls with strange habits. Now in paperback . . . for a new generation of children to enjoy. San Francisco Examiner...
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A Brand-New Me! #17

Henry Winkler · Grosset & Dunlap

It’s graduation time for Hank Zipzer and all his friends— time to move on from PS 87 to middle school. Trouble is, there are tests Hank has to pass to get into the same middle schools as his friends, and his learning differences might get in the way. Luckily, a life-altering...
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The Terrible Two

Mac Barnett · Harry N. Abrams
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

New York Times Bestseller "A double helping of fun and mischief!" - Jeff kinney, author of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series "Hilarious." - Dav Pilkey, author of the Captain Underpants series Miles Murphy is not happy to be moving to Yawnee Valley, a sleepy town...
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Fart Squad

Seamus Pilger · HarperCollins
Format: Print book

It was an average day at Harry Buttz Elementary until . . . KABLAM! The five-bean burritos churning in Darren Stonkadopoliss stomach exploded in a fart so volcanic it melted his desk seat, knocked out his whole class, and got him sent to the nurse—and hes not alone.Something fishy is going...
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Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow! #34

Nancy Krulik · Grosset & Dunlap
Format: Paperback

The beginning band has a concert coming up, and Suzanne convinces Katie that she has to look her best for the big night. And that includes a new haircut from Cherrydale's newest - and sparkliest - hair salon. But when the magic wind switcheroos Katie into Suzanne's stylist right...
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Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book 1

Jeff Kinney · Amulet Books
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Boys don't keep diaries -- or do they?The launch of an exciting and innovatively illustrated new series narrated by an unforgettable kid every family can relate toIt's a new school year, and Greg Heffley finds himself thrust into middle school, where undersized weaklings share the hallways...
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Let's Pretend This Never Happened

Jim Benton · Scholastic; Reissue edition
Format: Paperback

Take a peek inside the diaries of Jamie Kelly! She's cool (sometimes) , nice (mostly) , and funny (always) . Kid-friendly humor & art, along w/JKBenton's signature style make this series a standout!Read the hilarious, candid (& sometimes mean) diaries of Jamie...
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Clementine

Sara Pennypacker · Hyperion Books for Children
Pages: 133
Format: Paperback

Clementine is having not so good of a week.On Monday she's sent to the principal's office for cutting off Margaret's hair. Tuesday, Margaret's mother is mad at her. Wednesday, she's sent to the principal again. Thursday, Margaret stops speaking to her. Friday starts...
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Judy Moody Saves the World!

Megan McDonald · Candlewick; 1 Reissue edition
Format: Book

The mercurial Judy returns - and she’s in a mood to take on the world! Get ready for the newest installment in the hilarious Judy Moody series. Rare!Judy Moody did not set out to save the world. She set out to win a contest. A Band-Aid contest.It all started with the Crazy-Strip contest...
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Heidi Heckelbeck and the Magic Puppy

WANDA COVEN · LITTLE SIMON
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

In the twentieth Heidi Heckelbeck adventure, Heidi gets in some magic puppy trouble!When Heidi stumbles across a lost puppy at the park, she promises to find the cute critter's family. Along with Bruce and Lucy, Heidi tries her hardest to solve this mystery. They check the local dog park,...
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Fancy Nancy: Nancy Clancy, Super Sleuth

Jane O'Connor · HarperCollins
Pages: 124
Format: Hardcover

For young readers who grew up with the bestselling Fancy Nancy picture books, Nancy Clancy is now starring in her own chapter books!In this first in a series of delightful chapter books, Fancy Nancy takes on the role of detective. When one of Nancy's classmate's most treasured possessions...
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Stink and the Attack of the Slime Mold

Megan McDonald · Candlewick Press (MA)
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

Aaagh! Crawl slowly for your lives! Stink kicks off his second decade with a super-funny homage to an oozy-goozy organism.Glip! Glop! Gloop! What looks like dog vomit, smells like a corpse flower, and stars in one of the scariest movies Stink Moody has ever seen? Is it the Blob? The Glob?...
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Roscoe Riley Rules #3: Don't Swap Your Sweater for a Dog

Katherine Applegate · HarperTrophy
Pages: 79
Format: Paperback

A trophy for Roscoe? It seems like everyone has an award of some kind. Except Roscoe. But a pet-trick contest is coming up, and first prize is a big, shiny trophy. Roscoe really wants that trophy - would he even borrow someone else's dog to win?
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Bird & Squirrel on Ice

James Burks · Graphix
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

After Bird and Squirrel crash land in the South Pole during a raging blizzard, a penguin named Sakari thinks Bird has come to rid her village of a hungry Killer Whale. But when Squirrel finds out that Bird will actually be fed to the Killer Whale as a sacrifice, they hatch a crazy plan...
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Princess Posey and the Perfect Present

Stephanie Greene · G. P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 96
Format: Audio CD

First grade is fantastic. Posey loves her new best friends, they do fun things in class, and she adores her teacher. Then it's Miss Lee's birthday and Posey thinks her home-grown roses will be the best present of all. But when her friend brings a huge bouquet from a florist, Posey's...
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Lunch walks among us.

Jim Benton
Format: Hardcover

Franny K. Stein is a mad scientist who prefers all things spooky and creepy, but when she has trouble making friends at her new school she experiments with fitting in--which works until a monster erupts from the trashcan.
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Bad Kitty: Puppy's Big Day

Nick Bruel · Square Fish
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

Bad Kitty's in a bad mood . . . a very bad mood, and Puppy is not helping.Enter Uncle Murray, who's tasked with taking care of Puppy for the day, but that's when the trouble begins. When they go on a walk through the park, Uncle Murray almost gets himself arrested while Puppy ends up in the pound,...
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The Bad Guys in Attack of the Zittens

AARON BLABEY · Scholastic Paperbacks
Pages: 159
Format: Paperback

It's a zombie kitten apocalypse!Can the Bad Guys save the world from evil Dr. Marmalade's meowing monsters?!? They'll need help from foxy Agent Fox, a swampy secret zombie antidote, and the feistiest, toothiest, hungriest granny around. Get ready to watch the fur fly!
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The Case of the Weird Blue Chicken: The Next Misadventure

Kevin Cornell · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

The Chicken Squad is back for their second (mis) adventure, and this time they're solving the mystery of a kidnapped ... HOUSE? A hilarious chapter book from the bestselling author of Click, Clack, Moo and The Trouble with Chickens.Dirt, Sugar, Sweetie, and Poppy are the four members...
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Live and Let Swim: My Big Fat Zombie Goldfish

Mo O'Hara · Feiwel & Friends
Pages: 2
Format: Print book

Frankie was a completely normal pet goldfish . . . until Tom's evil-scientist big brother tried to murder him with toxic gunge! Luckily Tom and his best friend shocked Frankie back to life with a battery, and ever since he's been a BIG FAT ZOMBIE GOLDFISH. A normal trip to the aquarium...
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The Dragonsitter

Josh Lacey · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 96
Format: Hardcover

Dear Uncle Morton: You'd better get on a plane right now and come back here. Your dragon has eaten Jemima. Emily loved that rabbit! I'd better go now. I can smell burning. --Eddie
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Captain Underpants and the preposterous plight of the purple potty people : the eighth epic novel

Dav Pilkey · Blue Sky Press
Pages: 172
Format: Book

George and Harold have entered an absurd alternate reality where teachers are nice, kids are allowed to read banned books, and the cafeteria food doesn't smell like dirty diapers. Even worse, they've discovered alternate versions of themselves who plan to unleash some preposterous...
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Dork Diaries 1: Tales from a Not-So-Fabulous Life

Rachel Renée Russell · Aladdin
Pages: 282
Format: Hardcover

Meet Nikki Maxwell! She's starting eighth grade at a new school - and her very first diary packed with hilarious stories and art in this SUPER SQUEE updated edition of Book One of the #1 New York Times bestselling Dork Diaries series!Nikki confesses all in her first diary ever: her epic...
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How to Eat Fried Worms

Thomas Rockwell · Yearling; Reprint edition

Because of a bet, Billy is in the uncomfortable position of having to eat fifteen worms in fifteen days. The worms are supplied by his opponent, whose motto is "The bigger and juicier, the better!" At first Billy's problem is whether or not he can swallow the worm placed before...
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Almost Super

Marion Jensen · Harpercollins Childrens Books
Pages: 251
Format: Hardcover

Perfect for fans of Pixar's The Incredibles, Almost Super is a fresh, funny middle grade adventure about two brothers in a family of superheroes who must find a way to be heroic despite receiving powers that are total duds. Filled with humor, heart, and just the right kind of heroics, Almost...
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Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures

Kate DiCamillo · Candlewick Press
Pages: 231
Format: Hardcover

Winner of the 2014 Newbery Medal Holy unanticipated occurrences! A cynic meets an unlikely superhero in a genre-breaking new novel by master storyteller Kate DiCamillo.It begins, as the best superhero stories do, with a tragic accident that has unexpected consequences. The squirrel never...
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Funny Girl: Funniest. Stories. Ever.

BETSY BIRD · Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Funny Girl is a collection of uproarious stories, rollicking comics, rib-tickling wit, and more, from 25 of today's funniest female writers for kids. What could be funnier than family? Read stories about Ursula Brown's grandmother driving her on a road trip to disaster, Lisa Brown's little...
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Funny Girl: Funniest. Stories. Ever.

BETSY BIRD · Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Funny Girl is a collection of uproarious stories, rollicking comics, rib-tickling wit, and more, from 25 of today's funniest female writers for kids. What could be funnier than family? Read stories about Ursula Brown's grandmother driving her on a road trip to disaster, Lisa Brown's little...
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The Tapper Twins Go to War

Geoff Rodkey · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 219
Format: Hardcover

This bestselling first book in the Tapper Twins series is a hilariously authentic showcase of what it's like to be in middle school in our digitally-saturated world, told as a colorful "oral history" with photos, screenshots, text messages, chat logs, and online gaming digital...
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Big Nate Lives It Up

Lincoln Peirce · Balzer & Bray/Harperteen
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

For fans of the hilarious Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, here comes the seventh novel in the New York Times bestselling series Big Nate.BIG NATE IS LIVING IT UP!Principal Nichols wants Nate to be buddies with new kid Breckenridge Puffington III and show him around. But that's no easy...
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I Funny: A Middle School Story

James Patterson · Little Brown and Company
Pages: 303
Format: Print book

Jamie Grimm is a middle schooler on a mission: he wants to become the world's greatest standup comedian--even if he doesn't have a lot to laugh about these days. He's new in town and stuck living with his aunt, uncle, and their evil son Stevie, a bully who doesn't let Jamie's wheelchair...
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I Funny: A Middle School Story

James Patterson · Little Brown and Company
Pages: 303
Format: Print book

Jamie Grimm is a middle schooler on a mission: he wants to become the world's greatest standup comedian--even if he doesn't have a lot to laugh about these days. He's new in town and stuck living with his aunt, uncle, and their evil son Stevie, a bully who doesn't let Jamie's wheelchair...
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Jacob Wonderbar and the Cosmic Space Kapow

Nathan Bransford · Dial
Pages: 281
Format: Hardcover

Jacob Wonderbar is used to detentions, but when a spaceship crashes near his house, he finds himself in a whole new level of trouble. After swapping a corn dog for the ship, he and his two best friends, Sarah Daisy and Dexter, take off on a madcap adventure. They accidentally cause an epic...
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