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Race You: and Other Stories for Young Readers, Sally Gould

Action & Adventure, Anthology, Children & Picture Book, Literature & Fiction, Middle Grade Fiction

In Race You, Travis and his brother race each other everywhere. That changes when Travis breaks his leg, but then he discovers there is a bright side to having crutches. In The Pretender, Sam loves to pretend. Sometimes he pretends to be a knight. Sometimes he pretends to be a samurai. And sometimes he pretends to be a … Read more

Sophie and Scottie’s Adventures of the Monarch Mystery, Cindy Murray

Action & Adventure, Children & Picture Book, Literature & Fiction, Middle Grade Fiction

It’s finally summer at Shear Heaven Ranch, and Sophie and Scottie are looking forward to swimming in the cool ponds, climbing the huge oak trees, riding their horses, and taking care of their ewe, Fuzzy Mama. Scottie tells Sophie that she feels as if “something is going to happen to us,” and says they should … Read more

Dead Scary: The Ghost Who Refused to Leave, Sally Gould

Action & Adventure, Children & Picture Book, Literature & Fiction, Middle Grade Fiction, Supernatural & Paranormal

Adam is an ordinary boy, except for one thing. He can see and talk with ghosts. When his family moves into what seems like the home of his dreams, Adam finds out it isn’t his dream home after all. Edward Lawrence, a bossy ghost who was Adam’s age when he died, regards the home as his … Read more

Leap Year: Be Scared…Be Very Scared, Daniel M. Warloch

Children & Picture Book, Fantasy, Literature & Fiction, Middle Grade Fiction

Jordan, James and Thomas Waldron are three brothers who explore an old abandoned hall, only to find themselves trapped in time! When the clock strikes midnight on February 28th, the boys discover they’ve been transported to a leap year in the past. Terrifying adventures and unusual characters await the trio as they become separated within … Read more

Magical World, Ryan Cansdale

Fantasy, Literature & Fiction, Magic & Sword and Sorcery, Middle Grade Fiction

After her mother dies, Jessica finds her journal describing a magical world called Esteemia. In the journal her mother forbids her from going there, but Jessica is too curious to listen. Only the chosen are picked to enter this magical world, she meets Zicon, the leader of Esteemia.  Zicon, her, and a few others must … Read more

The Key To Survival, Daniel M. Warloch

Children & Picture Book, Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Magic & Sword and Sorcery, Middle Grade Fiction

The story begins when twelve-year-old Jake Hollywood finds an envelope on his way to school one morning. Unexplainably, he feels it is drawing him towards it, and he bends to pick it up.  And then it happens… Just as he touches the envelope, a stream of white light bursts from it, blinding him. He hears … Read more

Further Adventures in Barn Town, Eve Culley

Children & Picture Book, Humor & Satire, Literature & Fiction, Middle Grade Fiction

Written in feline narrative by a life-long resident, Ol’ Stripe (Deputy of Barn Town) shares with the reader the highlights of life in Barn Town – a barn situated on a large farm. Deputy Stripe does all he can to keep his eyes and ears open in order to maintain peace and order, with a … Read more