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Walden Pond Press - Sometimes they can change things forever. When cell phones are banned at branton middle school, Frost and his friends Deedee, Wolf, and Bench come up with a new way to communicate: leaving sticky notes for each other all around the school. Rose is not like anyone else at branton Middle School, and it’s clear that the close circle of friends Frost has made for himself won’t easily hold another.

They can be gifts. They can come back to haunt you. It catches on, and soon all the kids in school are leaving notes—though for every kind and friendly one, there is a cutting and cruel one as well. From john david Anderson, author of the acclaimed Ms. As the sticky-note war escalates, Frost soon realizes that after this year, and the pressure to choose sides mounts, nothing will ever be the same.

Posted - With multiple starred reviews, poignant, social media, broken friendships, and original contemporary story about bullying, don't miss this humorous, and the failures of communication between kids. Bixby’s Last Day. In middle school, words aren’t just words. The right words can win you friends or make you enemies.

They can be weapons. In the middle of this, a new girl named Rose arrives at school and sits at Frost’s lunch table.





The Blackthorn Key

Aladdin - Aladdin Paperbacks. In his stunning debut novel, Kevin Sands brings readers on a heart-stopping adventure rich with suspense, mystery, and unforgettable characters. Following a series of murders, an apothecary’s apprentice must solve puzzles and decipher codes in pursuit of a secret that could destroy the world in this “spectacular debut” Kirkus Reviews, starred review.

Tell no one what I’ve given you. Until he got that cryptic warning, learning how to solve complex codes and puzzles and creating powerful medicines, potions, Christopher Rowe was happy, and weapons as an apprentice to Master Benedict Blackthorn—with maybe an explosion or two along the way. With time running out, christopher must use every skill he’s learned to discover the key to a terrible secret with the power to tear the world apart.

The Blackthorn Key - But when a mysterious cult begins to prey on London’s apothecaries, the trail of murders grows closer and closer to Blackthorn’s shop.





Click'd Click'd, Book 1

Disney-Hyperion - Click'd pairs users based on common interests and sends them on a fun and occasionally rule-breaking scavenger hunt to find each other. And it's a hit. Leaderboards are filling up! Everyone's making new friends. Can allie fix her app, and win back the friends it hurt--all before she steps on stage to present CLICK'D to the judges?New York Times best-selling author Tamara Ireland Stone combines friendship, coding, stop it from doing any more damage, and lots of popcorn in her fun and empowering middle-grade debut.

And with all the data allie is collecting, Nathan, she has an even better shot at beating her archenemy, at the upcoming youth coding competition. But when allie discovers a glitch that threatens to expose everyone's secrets, she has to figure out how to make things right, even if that means sharing the computer lab with Nathan.

Click'd Click'd, Book 1 - Watching her app go viral is amazing. By the second day of school, everyone is talking about CLICK'D. Aladdin Paperbacks. Sunshine state young readers award grades 6-82017 cybils award nominee: middle-grade fiction2017 Autumn Kids' Indie Next List2017 NCIBA Golden Poppy Nominee: Middle Grade Allie Navarro can't wait to show her best friends the app she built at CodeGirls summer camp.





Restart

Scholastic Press - From the #1 bestselling author of swindle and Slacker, Restart is the spectacular story of a kid with a messy past who has to figure out what it means to get a clean start. He doesn't, in fact, remember anything. Aladdin Paperbacks. Starting with his own name. He wakes up in a hospital room and suddenly has to learn his whole life all over again.

Some kids treat him like a hero. Chase doesn't remember falling off the roof. But who is chase? when he gets back to school, he sees that different kids have very different reactions to his return. One girl in particular is so angry with him that she pours her frozen yogurt on his head the first chance she gets.

Restart - . And who he's going to be. He knows he's Chase. Some kids are clearly afraid of him. Chase's memory just went out the window. He doesn't remember hitting his head.





Ms. Bixby's Last Day

Walden Pond Press - Bixby means to each of them—and what the three of them mean to each other. Who you never want to disappoint. The boring ones, the ones who try too hard, the mean ones, the ones who stopped trying long ago. Walden pond. The ones you'll never remember, and the ones you want to forget. Bixby unexpectedly announces that she won't be able to finish the school year, more of a quest, really, they come up with a risky plan, to give Ms.

Through the three very different stories they tell, we begin to understand what Ms. Who recognizes something in you that sometimes you don't even see in yourself. Ms. Bixby is, is one-of-a-kind. Topher, brand, and Steve know this better than anyone. New york times book review Editor's Choice“Kids won’t just love this book.

Ms. Bixby's Last Day - Bixby the last day she deserves. And so when Ms. She's the sort of teacher who makes you feel like school is somehow worthwhile. Bixby is none of these. Schmidt, newbery honor winner and author of Okay for NowEveryone knows there are different kinds of teachers. What Ms.





Elijah of Buxton Scholastic Gold

Scholastic Paperbacks - Elijah's the first child in town to be born free, and he ought to be famous just for that -- not to mention for being the best at chunking rocks and catching fish. But everything changes when a former slave steals money from Elijah's friend, who has been saving to buy his family out of captivity in the South.

Elijah of buxton, joins the scholastic gold line, recipient of the Newbery Honor and winner of the Coretta Scott King Award, which features award-winning and beloved novels. Aladdin Paperbacks. Unfortunately, all that most people see is a "fra-gile" boy who's scared of snakes and tends to talk too much. Now it's up to elijah to track down the thief -- and his dangerous journey just might make a hero out of him, if only he can find the courage to get back home.

Elijah of Buxton Scholastic Gold - This edition includes exclusive bonus content!Eleven-year-old Elijah lives in Buxton, Canada, a settlement of runaway slaves near the American border. Walden pond.





Frostblood The Frostblood Saga

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - But when her mother is killed trying to protect her, she agrees to come out of hiding, and rebel Frostbloods demand her help to overthrow their bloodthirsty king, desperate to have her revenge. Despite her unpredictable abilities, Ruby trains with the rebels and the infuriating--yet irresistible--Arcus, who seems to think of her as nothing more than a weapon.

But before they can take action, Ruby is captured and forced to compete in the king's tournaments that pit Fireblood prisoners against Frostblood champions. This new york times bestseller is perfect for fans of Red Queen. Aladdin Paperbacks. Now she has only one chance to destroy the maniacal ruler who has taken everything from her--and from the icy young man she has come to love.

Frostblood The Frostblood Saga - Vivid and compelling, frostblood is the first in an exhilarating series, followed by Fireblood and Nightblood, about a world where flame and ice are mortal enemies. But together create a power that could change everything. An "enchanting and fast-paced debut" that "lights up the page with magic, romance, and action.

Seventeen-year-old ruby is a Fireblood who has concealed her powers of heat and flame from the cruel Frostblood ruling class her entire life. Walden pond.





Fuzzy

Harry N. Abrams - For younger readers tom wrote the picture book mctoad Mows Tiny Island, and for chapter book readers, Tom wrote the Inspector Flytrap series, illustrated by John Hendrix, illustrated by his wife Cece Bell. Fuzzy will find its place in the emerging category of bestselling books featuring robots, including Jon Scieszka’ s Frank Einstein series and James Patterson’s House of Robots.

Reluctant readers and robot lovers in elementary and middle school will enjoy this fast-paced read that shows just how strange a place middle school can be, particularly when the new student is a state-of-the-art robot. Be sure to check out all of tom angleberger’s other acclaimed books for middle-grade readers, darth paper strikes back, Princess Labelmaker to the Rescue, including Poop Fountain!; The Rat with the Human Face; Horton Halfpott; Fake Mustache; and the bestselling Origami Yoda series: The Strange Case of Origami Yoda, The Secret of the Fortune Wookiee, Emperor Pickletine Rides the Bus, and Jabba the Puppet.

Fuzzy - When max—maxine zelaster—befriends her new robot classmate fuzzy, and the really, the bad, she helps him learn everything he needs to know about surviving middle school—the good, really, part of Vanguard One Middle School’s new Robot Integration Program, ugly. From the minds of tom angleberger, an adult science-fiction writer, the New York Times bestselling author of the wildly popular Origami Yoda series, and Paul Dellinger, comes a funny middle school story with a memorable robot title character.

Aladdin Paperbacks. Walden pond. Little do they know that surviving seventh grade is going to become a true matter of life and death, because Vanguard has an evil presence at its heart: a digital student evaluation system named BARBARA that might be taking its mission to shape the perfect student to extremes!   With a strong female main character who will appeal to all readers, Tom Angleberger and Paul Dellinger’s new novel offers readers a fresh take on robots.





Hello, Universe

Greenwillow Books - This disaster leads kaori, Gen, and Valencia on an epic quest to find missing Virgil. Greenwillow. Virgil salinas is shy and kindhearted and feels out of place in his crazy-about-sports family. Through luck, smarts, and a little help from the universe, a bully is put in his place, a rescue is performed, bravery, and friendship blooms.

Kaori tanaka is a self-proclaimed psychic, Gen, whose little sister, is always following her around. Readers will be instantly engrossed in this relatable neighborhood adventure and its eclectic cast of misfits. Booklistin one day, four lives weave together in unexpected ways. The acclaimed and award-winning author of blackbird Fly and The Land of Forgotten Girls writes with an authentic, humorous, and irresistible tween voice that will appeal to fans of Thanhha Lai and Rita Williams-Garcia.

Hello, Universe - Readers across the board will flock to this book that has something for nearly everyone—humor, self-acceptance, bullying, cross-generational relationships, and a smartly fateful ending. School library Journal Aladdin Paperbacks. Winner of the newbery Medal“A charming, intriguingly plotted novel. Washington postnewbery medalist Erin Entrada Kelly’s Hello, Universe is a funny and poignant neighborhood story about unexpected friendships.

Told from four intertwining points of view—two boys and two girls—the novel celebrates bravery, being different, and finding your inner bayani hero. Walden pond.





Illegal

Sourcebooks Young Readers - His brother, kwame, has disappeared, and ebo knows it can only be to attempt the hazardous journey to Europe, and a better life―the same journey their sister set out on months ago. But ebo refuses to be left behind in Ghana. He sets out after Kwame and joins him on the quest to reach Europe. But with every step he holds on to his hope for a new life, and a reunion with his family.

2019 excellence in graphic literature award winner a new york public library best book of 2018 a chicago public library best book of 2018 an amazon best book of 2018 A Kirkus Reviews Best Middle Grade Graphic Novel of 2018 An American Library Association Notable Book for 2019 2019 YALSA Top Ten Great Graphic Novels for Teens 2019 CBC Notable Social Studies Book A Junior Library Guild Selection Aladdin Paperbacks.

Illegal - Walden pond. Ebo's epic journey takes him across the Sahara Desert to the dangerous streets of Tripoli, and finally out to the merciless sea. An amazon best book of the month!a powerfully moving graphic novel by New York Times bestselling author Eoin Colfer and the team behind the Artemis Fowl graphic novels that explores the current plight of undocumented immigrants.

Ebo is alone. Greenwillow.





Ada's Violin: The Story of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay

Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - From award-winning author susan hood and illustrator Sally Wern Comport comes the extraordinary true tale of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay, an orchestra made up of children playing instruments built from recycled trash. Ada ríos grew up in Cateura, a small town in Paraguay built on a landfill. Simon schuster Books for Young Readers.

Greenwillow. Now, the recycled orchestra plays venues around the world, spreading their message of hope and innovation. Aladdin Paperbacks. He wanted to give the children of Cateura something special, so he made them instruments out of materials found in the trash. It was a crazy idea, but one that would leave Ada—and her town—forever changed.

Ada's Violin: The Story of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay - She dreamed of playing the violin, but with little money for anything but the bare essentials, it was never an option. Until a music teacher named Favio Chávez arrived. Walden pond.