Babymouse is a young, sassy mouse who seeks to add a few things to her boring daily routine --- glamour, adventure, excitement and the chance to be queen of the world. Her graphic novel adventures find her in a variety of scenarios, including the beach, a rock concert and summer camp.
A must-have for newly independent readers and fans of IVY & BEAN and CLEMENTINE! A new series starring three young girls and a mysterious visitor who appears exactly when you need her --- with just the right amount of magic --- begins.
Bad Kitty is bad. Very bad. But she doesn't always mean to be. Whether she is trying to be a good little kitty and eat her vegetables or be a quiet little kitty and behave at a birthday party, it seems that trouble finds a way to her. Children will fall in love with Bad Kitty --- and be roaring with laughter at all of her antics.
THE FIRES OF CALDERON is Book One in Lindsay Cummings’s epic Balance Keepers series. These exciting fantasy-adventure books are full of magic, mystery, friendship and humor, and are perfect for fans of books like Brandon Mull’s THE CANDY SHOP WAR or the Unwanteds series by Lisa McMann.
“What do you want to be when you grow up?” is one of the quintessential questions kids are asked (and ask of themselves). Often the answer is “I don’t know,” or the answer changes every time the question is asked. The Be What You Want series helps kids explore a variety of possible pursuits and passions that can be an interesting pastime or even turn into a career. Through the series, kids will discover who the leaders and up-and-comers are in the field, what it takes to be in that field, where to go to find further resources and information and how to get started right now.
Kids ages 8-12 become one of the Duck Commander characters in each zany adventure and they’ll see firsthand the value of making good choices. Readers are given an option at the end of each section, and their decisions will impact the way their adventures unfold. A special note from John Luke at the end of each book highlights its lesson.
This series follows the life of a family of grizzly bears who are always working through a new dilemma, whether it’s being scared of the dark, having to clean a messy room or learning to get along with others.
Everyone is talking about Billy Sure, genius inventor and business entrepreneur, and the inventions that made him a millionaire, like the All Ball, the Cat-Dog Translator, and the Candy Toothbrush. Billy might be the most famous boy in the world, but he still has to go to school, eat his dad's terrible cooking, and deal with his annoying older sister.
The Boxcar Children --- those same lovable orphans that have entertained generations of young readers --- are still discovering new adventures after 60 years! Check out the 90 plus mystery reviews in our feature, accompanied by a word scramble, a challenging maze, and information on how THE BOXCAR CHILDREN MYSTERIES first began.
Up until Bridget’s birthday the most exciting moment in her life was when Dale Tookey maybe, sort of, smiled at her one time. But that was before --- before she found a mysterious present at her doorstep, before she was transported to a covert CIA agency called Section 23, and before she became Bridget Wilder: Spy-in-Training. Now Bridget’s busting boys out of detention, being chauffeured by a talking car, and infiltrating the popular girls’ clique to steal secret codes, all while undercover as a semi-awkward middle school girl.
In this companion series to the global phenomenon Ranger’s Apprentice, Hal and his crew of fellow Skandian outcasts embark on seafaring adventures and epic battles sure to thrill readers. Perfect for fans of The Lord of the Rings and Game of Thrones.
Books On Screen
As Halloween is coming up, you're probably brainstorming costumes --- should you go for a classic character or something spooky? Well, whatever your preference, there are some great movies coming out that are sure to match your mood. For those of you who love dressing up as a favorite fictional character, whether a Disney princess or a Hogwarts student, we know you'll be all about Pan, which tells the backstory of the boy who never grows up.