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February 23, 2018

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Hundreds of books are added to the Library's collection each month. Here are the most popular Fiction books for children.

 

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Double Down

Double Down
Kinney, Jeff

The pressure's really piling up on Greg Heffley. His mom thinks video games are turning his brain to mush, so she wants her son to put down the controller and explore his creative side. As if that's not scary enough, Halloween's just around the corner and the frights are coming at Greg from every angle. When Greg discovers a bag of gummy worms, it sparks an idea. Can he get his mom off his back by making a movie... and will he become rich and famous in the process? Or will doubling down on this plan just double Greg's troubles?


Format: Book
Holds: 6 on 84 copies

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Secret of the Water Dragon

Secret of the Water Dragon
West, Tracey, 1965-

When Drake discovers that his friend and fellow Dragon Master, Bo, is trying to steal the Dragon Stone, he wonders if the dark wizard might be behind it, and he must try to find a way to protect the stone while keeping Bo's family out of danger.


Format: Book
Holds: 6 on 7 copies

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El Deafo

El Deafo
Bell, Cece

The author recounts in graphic novel format her experiences with hearing loss at a young age, including using a bulky hearing aid, learning how to lip read, and determining her "superpower."


Format: Graphic Novel
Holds: 15 on 65 copies

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Ghost

Ghost
Reynolds, Jason

Aspiring to be the fastest sprinter on his elite middle school's track team, gifted runner Ghost finds his goal challenged by a tragic past with a violent father.


Format: Book
Holds: 7 on 29 copies

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Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library

Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library
Grabenstein, Chris

"Twelve-year-old Kyle gets to stay overnight in the new town library, designed by his hero (the famous gamemaker Luigi Lemoncello), with other students but finds that come morning he must work with friends to solve puzzles in order to escape"--Provided by publisher.


Format: Book
Holds: 6 on 20 copies

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The Terrible Two

The Terrible Two
Barnett, Mac

When master prankster Miles Murphy moves to sleepy Yawnee Valley, he challenges the local, mystery prankster in an epic battle of tricks but soon the two join forces to pull off the biggest prank ever seen.


Format: Book
Holds: 6 on 15 copies

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Book Scavenger

Book Scavenger
Bertman, Jennifer Chambliss

Just after twelve-year-old Emily and her family move to San Francisco, she teams up with new friend James to follow clues in an odd book they find, hoping to figure out its secrets before the men who attacked Emily's hero, publisher Garrison Griswold, solve the mystery or come after the friends.


Format: Book
Holds: 6 on 19 copies

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The Hidden Oracle

The Hidden Oracle
Riordan, Rick

"After angering his father Zeus, the god Apollo is cast down from Olympus. He must learn to survive in the modern world until he can somehow find a way to regain Zeus's favor"--Provided by publisher.


Format: Book
Holds: 6 on 38 copies

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A Swiftly Tilting Planet

A Swiftly Tilting Planet
L'Engle, Madeleine

The youngest of the Murry children must travel through time and space in a battle against an evil dictator who would destroy the entire universe.


Format: Book
Holds: 6 on 15 copies

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Cabin Fever

Cabin Fever
Kinney, Jeff

"Greg Heffley is in big trouble. School property has been damaged, and Greg is the prime suspect. But the crazy thing is, he's innocent. Or at least sort of. The authorities are closing in, but when a surprise blizzard hits, the Heffley family is trapped indoors. Greg knows that when the snow melts he's going to have to face the music, but could any punishment be worse that being stuck inside with your family for the holidays?"--P. [4] of cover.


Format: Book
Holds: 6 on 72 copies

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