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November 2012

New in Paperback

November 2012

November’s roundup of New in Paperback titles includes MIDDLE SCHOOL, THE WORST YEARS OF MY LIFE by James Patterson and Chris Tebbetts, which is about Rafe Khatchadorian's first day at Hills Village Middle School...and a  plan for the best year ever; PETER NIMBLE AND HIS FANTASTIC EYES, Jonathan Auxier's debut novel, which follows Peter Nimble as he steals a box that contains three pairs of magical eyes; and GUITAR BOY by MJ Auch, which is about a boy out on his own who who finds his way in the world through guitar and music.

Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes by Jonathan Auxier -


One fateful afternoon, Peter Nimble steals a box from a mysterious traveling haberdasher --- a box that contains three pairs of magical eyes. When he tries the first pair, he is instantly transported to a hidden island, where he is presented with a special quest: to travel to the dangerous Vanished Kingdom and rescue a people in need.

Middle School, The Worst Years of My Life written by James Patterson and Chris Tebbetts, illustrated by Laura Park - Fiction

It's Rafe Khatchadorian's first day at Hills Village Middle School, and it's shaping up to be the worst year ever. He has enough problems at home without throwing his first year of middle school into the mix, but luckily he's got an ace plan for the best year ever --- if only he can pull it off.

Guitar Boy by Mary Jane Auch - Fiction


Travis Tacey doesn’t have it easy: his mom’s in the hospital suffering from brain trauma after a terrible car accident, and his father has lost his good sense in the aftermath and kicked him out. Homeless, penniless, and only 14 years old, Travis tries to make money off of his singing and guitar playing skills. But when his beloved guitar is stolen, Travis grows desperate.

In the Forests of the Night : The Goblin Wars, Book Two by Kersten Hamilton - Fantasy


The battle against goblinkind continues...but which side will 17-year-old Teagan Wylltson be on? Teagan, Finn, and Aiden have escaped Mag Mell alive, but the Dark Man’s forces are on their heels. Teagan knows she doesn’t have much time left, and she refuses to leave Finn or her family to be killed.