The Wishing Ball
by Elisa Kleven
A conniving crow convinces Nellie, a little cat, that his glittery rubber ball is a magical star which she can use to wish for a warm house, food, and a friend.
Max & Ruby's Trick or Treat (Max and Ruby)
by Unknown and Grosset & Dunlap
Finding Hope (Fiction Express)
by Marie-Louise Jensen
Orphan refugee Faly has a dark and troubled past. When she is adopted into a new family she finds it hard to adjust. So does Jake whole life of showjumping and caring for his horse Thunder is suddenly interrupted by a new sister that he never asked for - a sister who won't even speak to him. Faly has survived more than Jake can possibly imagine. Now she has a second chance at life. If only she could tell him...
The New Girl (The CHIX Adventures, #2)
by Cornelia Funke
Charlie, Hannah, Izzie and Xa are off to camp... But so is their rival boy gang. When a challenge is set, the girls find a secret spy - a new girl who's desperate to join the C.H.I.X. But the girls soon learn that being part of a gang isn't just about winning. When away from home, the real test is being there for each other.
New Voices (Angelwings S.) (Angelwings, #12)
by Donna Jo Napoli
Can T.J. accept her own voice? T.J. has always had a problem with certain words, and rather than say them wrong, sometimes she'd rather not talk at all. Can the Little Angel of Acceptance get her the help that she needs? Accept yourself.
Act I, Act II, Act Normal
by Martha Weston
Topher Blakely gets the lead in the eight-grade play, but unfortunately the play is "Rumpelstiltskin," the class bully picks on him relentlessly, and his beloved cat dies, all of which teach him a lot about compassion, friendship, and life.
Spirits of the Season (Saranormal, #4)
by Phoebe Rivers
It will be a Christmas Sara will never forget as secrets about who she is-and why she has powers-are revealed. It's Christmastime in Stellamar, which means the streets are buzzing with holiday shoppers-and ghostly activity. Sara is busy trying to figure out how to reunite Lady Azura with the spirit of her lost love...and wondering what to buy Jayden for Christmas! For the first time, Sara really feels like she belongs somewhere. But there are still secrets to be revealed: Why did she and her d...
Baby Loves Spring! (Karen Katz Lift-The-Flap Books)
by Karen Katz
On a fine spring day, Baby goes for a walk and wonders about what he sees and hears in a tree, in the dirt, and behind a bush.
The Whole Truth
by Kit Pearson
"It is 1932. Polly, almost ten, and her older sister, Maud, travel by train and boat from Winnipeg to an island between Vancouver and Victoria. There they will live with their grandmother, who will be their guardian. Maud will go to boarding school in Victoria, while Polly will live with her grandmother and attend the small school on the island. Their grandmother and other family members welcome the girls warmly; new-school jitters give way to new friendships and even a new puppy; and slowly Pol...
Cuentos para criar con amor y respeto / Stories to Raise Kids with Love and Resp ect
by Armando Bastida
El famoso enfermero de pediatría, Armando Bastida, presenta su segundo libro ilustrado de cuentos para criar con sentido común. Un fantástico libro que incluye cuatro cuentos ilustrados escritos por Armando Bastida, responsable del proyecto Criar con sentido común, con el que pretende ofrecer apoyo profesional a todo tipo de familias. Este libro ilustrado presenta los retos del crecimiento a los que se enfrentan todas las familias con cuentos dirigidos a los niños y explicaciones para que los...
The Christmas Genie
by Dan Gutman
It’s the last day of school before Christmas vacation and Alex, Chase, and the rest of Mrs. Walter’s fifth-grade class couldn’t wish more for the final bell to ring. But the day takes a crazy turn when a mysterious meteorite crashes through the classroom window—and a genie pops out! Bob, as he’s called, is willing to grant only one wish for the class to share, and if they can’t agree on something before the bell rings in an hour, they’ll get nothing at all. What follows is a debate that is at tu...
by Nicole Helget and Nate LeBoutillier
Told in their separate voices, twelve-year-old twins Percy and Penny, who have been homeschooled in different countries where their parents did missionary work, spend a life-changing summer on their Uncle Stretch's Minnesota pig farm.