Adventure & Mystery

Bank Street Children's Book Committee's Best Books of 2014 for Ages Five to Nine
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Chick-O-Saurus Rex Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781442451865
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - July 23rd, 2013

Chick learns that chickens are descended from dinosaurs and is inspired to be brave! 

 


Emma in Paris Cover Image
By Claire Frossard (Created by), Christophe Urbain (Photographer)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781592701391
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Published: Enchanted Lion Books - December 17th, 2013

A tour of Paris in photographs follows a New York sparrow when she goes to visit her cousin.  

 


Lulu and the Dog from the Sea Cover Image
By Hilary McKay, Priscilla Lamont (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780807548219
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Published: Albert Whitman & Company - March 1st, 2014

Lulu's family and her friend, Mellie, vacation at the beach where a mysterious dog saves the day. 

 


Open This Little Book Cover Image
By Jesse Klausmeier, Suzy Lee (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780811867832
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Published: Chronicle Books (CA) - January 1st, 2013

Brightly colored die-cut pages open to reveal readers and their gentle journeys that land at a library. 

 


The Pearl of Bengal Cover Image
By Steve Stevenson, Stefano Turconi (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780448462196
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Published: Grosset & Dunlap - February 7th, 2013

Dash and his spunky cousin Agatha join forces to discover who defiled the temple of Hindu goddess Kali.

 


Cinderella Smith: The Super Secret Mystery Cover Image
By Stephanie Barden, Diane Goode (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062004437
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Published: HarperCollins - April 23rd, 2013

All the third graders are involved in research projects about endangered animals, but some of the students face obstacles. 

 


Boris for the Win Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9780545484497
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Published: Scholastic - July 30th, 2013

Boris has big ideas that lead him and his friends on adventures.

 


Boris Gets a Lizard Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9780545484473
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Published: Scholastic - May 28th, 2013

Boris has big ideas that lead him and his friends on adventures.

 


Boris on the Move Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9780545484435
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Published: Branches - April 30th, 2013

Boris has big ideas that lead him and his friends on adventures.

 


Penny and Her Marble Cover Image
By Kevin Henkes, Kevin Henkes (Illustrator)
$3.99
ISBN: 9780062082053
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Published: Greenwillow Books - August 27th, 2013

During her walk, Penny finds a marble. Whose is it?  Should she keep it?

 


Pinch and Dash and the Terrible Couch Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781580893794
Availability: Special Order
Published: Charlesbridge Publishing - February 1st, 2013

Oh no! Pinch gets a very unwelcome surprise.  What can he do about it?

 


No Pirates Allowed Said Library Lou Cover Image
By Rhonda Gowler Greene, Brian Ajhar (Illustrator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781585367962
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Published: Sleeping Bear Press - May 1st, 2013

Big Pete storms the library looking for gold as Library Lou shows him a different treasure.