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Ninja Librarians


Ninja Librarians

A must-have for every librarian! In this swashbuckling middle grade series, 12-year-old Dorrie Barnes falls through a passage in her local library into the headquarters of a secret society of heroic librarians.  Your  mission should you choose to accept it: support and promote the unsung heroes of literature, the defenders of the Dewey Decimal system, the freedom fighters of free speech --- Ninja Librarians!

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Ninja Librarians

Books in this series

by Jen Swann Downey - Children's, Fiction, Science Fiction
Petrarch's Library travels through time to anywhere there's trouble, like the Spanish Inquisition, or ancient Greece, or...Passaic, New Jersey, where Dorrie and her brother Marcus accidentally find the library's secret society of ninja librarians. But when a traitor surfaces, Dorrie and Marcus are prime suspects. Can they clear their names before the only passage back home closes forever?
by Jen Swann Downey - Children's, Children's 9-12, Fantasy, Fiction

After stumbling upon the secret society of time-traveling ninja librarians, Dorrie has finally joined Petrarch's Library as an apprentice! One day, she'll actually go on missions to rescue people whose words have gotten them into trouble. For now she's taking some interesting classes. But on a training mission to 1912 England, Dorrie finds herself dangerously close to a member of the Stronghold --- the Library's biggest enemy. This is her opportunity! Dorrie can spy on the enemy, find the missing key...and become a real Librarian! But if she makes a mistake, Dorrie could lead their enemy right to the very place she's trying to save...and everyone she cares about.