Framed!

Aladdin - Florian is twelve years old and has just moved to Washington. Get to know the only kid on the fbi director’s speed dial and several international criminals’ most wanted lists all because of his Theory of All Small Things in this hilarious start to a brand-new middle grade mystery series. So you’re only halfway through your homework and the director of the FBI keeps texting you for help…What do you do? Save your grade? Or save the country? If you’re Florian Bates, you figure out a way to do both.

It’s a technique he invented to solve life’s little mysteries such as: where to sit on the on the first day of school, or which Chinese restaurant has the best eggrolls. Can florian decipher the clues and finish his homework in time to help the fbi solve the case? Kirkus Reviews praised the “solid, realistic friendship bolstered by snappy dialogue, ” and School Library Journal said “mystery buffs and fans of Anthony Horowitz’s Alex Rider series are in for a treat.

Framed! - Aladdin. He’s learning his way around using TOAST, which stands for the Theory of All Small Things. In fact, it’s huge, and it involves the National Gallery, the FBI, and a notorious crime syndicate known as EEL. But when he teaches it to his new friend Margaret, they uncover a mystery that isn’t little.





Vanished! Framed!

Aladdin - Doing both at the same time—well that’s just crazy. But that’s all about to change! his fbi handler, marcus, has a job for him! is it a bank robbery? Counterfeit ring? International espionage? Actually it’s middle school pranks… Sounds pretty ordinary except that the pranks are happening at a prestigious private school attended by the President’s daughter who may—or may not—be involved.

Then a student vanishes in the middle of a concert at the Kennedy Center and things take a sinister turn! Can Florian and Margaret save the day? Or are they about to get toasted? So florian and margaret are going undercover to see if they can use their TOAST skills to figure out what’s going on before the media gets hold of the story.

Vanished! Framed! - But that doesn’t stop florian bates! after helping the fBI solve an art theft at the National Gallery and uncovering a DC spy ring, Florian’s finding life at Alice Deal Middle School a little boring. An edgar award winner for juvenile fiction perfect for mystery buffs with “elements of Alex Rider, James Bond, and Sherlock Holmes, ” School Library Journal the Framed! series stars the only kid on the FBI Director’s speed dial and several international criminals’ most wanted lists!Middle school is hard.

Solving cases for the FBI is even harder. However, once the crime-solving pair arrive at the school, they discover that there’s a lot more than a few pranks going on and the conspiracy of silence reaches all the way to the top.





Trapped! Framed!

Aladdin - For florian and Margaret, it just got personal. A top-shelf test of courage, friendship, and ingenuity. Kirkus reviews starred review florian bates—the only kid on the FBI Director’s speed dial and several international criminals’ most wanted lists—must save his friend from being framed for a crime he didn’t commit in this hilarious third novel in the Framed! series.

Middle school is hard. They’re going to catch the spy and clear Marcus’s name…even if they have to break into and out of the Library of Congress to do it. When florian and margaret’s fbi supervisor, it’s up to this mystery solving duo to jump into action and clear his name, Marcus Rivers, is accused of a crime, because Marcus is more than their boss—he’s family.

Trapped! Framed! - The case involves one of Marcus’s first investigations for the FBI and a Russian spy ring. Solving cases for the FBI is even harder. Doing both at the same time, well that’s just crazy. However, the tables are turned, including theft, and Marcus finds himself implicated in a variety of crimes, when the spy they are chasing learns what they’re up to, corruption, and espionage.

But that doesn’t stop florian bates! along with his best friend, and Watson to his Sherlock, Margaret, Florian’s making the case that kids can do anything.





Maxi's Secrets: Or, What You Can Learn from a Dog

Puffin Books - But he gets a great consolation prize in Maxi—a gentle giant of a dog who the family quickly discovers is deaf. Perfect for fans of Wonder and Because of Winn-Dixie. It turns out there’s more to everyone than what’s on the surface, Maxi, whether it comes to Abby, or even Timminy himself. But when the going gets rough for timminy, who spends a little too much time getting shoved into lockers at school, Maxi ends up being the one to help him—along with their neighbor, Abby, who doesn’t let her blindness define her and bristles at Timminy’s “poor-me” attitude.

Timminy knows that moving to a new town just in time to start middle school when you are perfect bully bait is less than ideal. Timminy is determined to do all he can to help Maxi—after all, his parents didn't return him because he was a runt. When a big, wonderful things happen that help him become a bigger, lovable, does-it-her-way dog wiggles her way into the heart of a loudmouth pipsqueak of a boy, better person.





The Seventh Wish

Bloomsbury USA Childrens - When charlie brennan goes ice fishing on her town's frozen lake, she's hoping the fish she reels in will help pay for her dream: a fancy Irish dancing dress for her upcoming competition. Bloomsbury. Acclaimed author kate messner expertly weaves fantasy into the ordinary, in an important story of self-reliance and hope that will open readers' eyes to the wonders and challenges of their world.

. Charlie quickly learns that the real world doesn't always keep fairy-tale promises and life's toughest challenges can't be fixed by a simple wish. But when charlie's first catch of the day happens to be a talking fish offering her a wish in exchange for its freedom, her world quickly turns upside down, as her wishes go terribly and hilariously wrong.

The Seventh Wish - Just as charlie is finally getting the hang of communicating with a magical wishing fish, a family crisis with her older sister brings reality into sharp focus.





Counting Thyme

G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - She finds herself even more mixed up when her heart feels the tug of new friends, a first crush, and even a crotchety neighbor and his sweet whistling bird. Owens accepts a full-time position in the city, Thyme has to face the frightening possibility that the move to New York is permanent. Bloomsbury. But it also means the owens family has to move to New York, thousands of miles away from Thyme’s best friend and everything she knows and loves.

For all our books; Cargo will be delivered in the required time. Thyme loves her brother, and knows the trial could save his life—she’d give anything for him to be well—but she still wants to go home, although the guilt of not wanting to stay is agonizing. The island of manhattan doesn’t exactly inspire new beginnings, but Thyme tries to embrace the change for what it is: temporary.

Counting Thyme - After val’s treatment shows real promise and Mr. This item condition is used. 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! Newbery-winning rules meets counting by 7s in this affecting story of a girl’s devotion to her brother and what it means to be homeWhen eleven-year-old Thyme Owens’ little brother, is accepted into a new cancer drug trial, Val, it’s just the second chance that he needs.

All thyme can do is count the minutes, and days, the hours, and hope time can bring both a miracle for Val and a way back home. With equal parts heart and humor, melanie Conklin’s debut is a courageous and charming story of love and family—and what it means to be counted.





Unbound

Scholastic Press - 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! With candor and compassion, Ann E. Uncle jim warns her to keep her thoughts tucked private in her mind or they could bring a whole lot of trouble and pain. Suddenly, where they brave deadly animals, Grace and her family must flee deep into the woods, slave patrollers, and the uncertainty of ever finding freedom.

When that voice escapes without warning, it sets off a terrible chain of events that prove Uncle Jim's words true. But the more grace sees of the heartless master and hateful Missus, the more a rightiness voice clamors in her head--asking how come white folks can own other people, sell them on the auction block, and separate families forever.

Unbound - For all our books; Cargo will be delivered in the required time. The day grace is called from the slave cabins to work in the Big House, Mama makes her promise to keep her eyes down. This item condition is used. Burg sheds light on a startling chapter of American history--the remarkable story of runaways who sought sanctuary in the Great Dismal Swamp--and creates a powerful testament to the right of every human to be free.

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When Friendship Followed Me Home

Puffin Books - As a former foster kid, he knows people can up and leave without so much as a goodbye. Scruffy little flip leads ben to befriend a fellow book-lover named Halley—yes, like the comet—a girl unlike anyone he has ever met. If you have middle schoolers who are too young to fully grasp John Green’s The Fault in Our Stars and love dogs, give them this sweet tearjerker.

School library journal"in this beguiling tearjerker, a foster kid's luck slowly changes after he befriends a scruffy pup he finds outside the library. People magazine Ben Coffin has never been one for making friends. This item condition is used. 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! Ben prefers to spend his time with the characters in his favorite sci-fi books…until he rescues an abandoned mutt from the alley next-door to the Coney Island Library.

When Friendship Followed Me Home - For all our books; Cargo will be delivered in the required time. Ben begins thinking of her as “rainbow Girl” because of her crazy-colored clothes and her laugh, pure magic, the kind that makes you smile away the stormiest day. Rainbow girl convinces Ben to write a novel with her. But as their story unfolds ben’s life begins to unravel, and Ben must discover for himself the truth about friendship and the meaning of home.

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Soar

Puffin Books - When a weak heart keeps him from playing his beloved baseball, Jeremiah appoints himself the team coach. When walt has to move for another new assignment, Jeremiah sees it as a great chance to explore a new town. For all our books; Cargo will be delivered in the required time. This item condition is used. Newbery honor winner joan Bauer hits a home run with her newest protagonist, who always sees the positive side of any situation.

Jeremiah is not one to let anything keep him down. Puffin Books. Starting with his adoption by computer genius Walt, Jeremiah has looked on his life as a series of lucky breaks. But no sooner do they arrive than a doping scandel is revealed and the town feels betrayed and disgraced. Bloomsbury. 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed!

Soar - Jeremiah takes it as his personal mission to restore the town's morale and help the teams bounce back and remember how to soar. Full of humor, and baseball lore, heart, Soar is Joan Bauer at her best.





Nine, Ten: A September 11 Story

Atheneum Books for Young Readers - Aimee is starting a new school in a new city and missing her mom, who has to fly to New York on business. Award-winning author nora raleigh Baskin weaves together their stories into an unforgettable novel about that seemingly perfect September day—the day our world changed forever. Will’s father is gone, too, killed in a car accident that has left the family reeling.

But right now it is a few days earlier, and four kids in different parts of the country are going about their lives. 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! This item condition is used. These four don’t know one another, but their lives are about to intersect in ways they never could have imagined. Bloomsbury. Sergio, who lives in brooklyn, is struggling to come to terms with the absentee father he hates and the grandmother he loves.

Nine, Ten: A September 11 Story - . From the critically acclaimed author of anything but typical comes a “tense…and thought-provoking” Kirkus Reviews, starred review look at the days leading up to the tragic events of September 11, 2001, and how that day impacted the lives of four middle schoolers. Ask anyone: september 11, 2001, was serene and lovely, a perfect day—until a plane struck the World Trade Center.

For all our books; Cargo will be delivered in the required time. Naheed has never before felt uncomfortable about being Muslim, but at her new school she’s getting funny looks because of the head scarf she wears.





My Brother Is a Superhero

Puffin Books - Luke parker was just your average comic book fan until his boring, teacher’s pet, helps-old-ladies-across-the-street brother Zack got turned into a superhero. Luke can’t believe the unfairness of it all—he’s the one with the encyclopedic knowledge of everything from Ant-Man to Wolverine! At least he can help Zack—aka Star Guy—with all the important parts of becoming a superhero, like using his newfound powers and deciding whether or not to wear a cape.

. 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! This item condition is used. Puffin Books. The award-winning #1 international bestseller that's perfect for fans of The Last Kids on Earth and Diary of a Wimpy Kid. For all our books; Cargo will be delivered in the required time. But when star guy gets into super-size trouble, with a little luck, it’s up to Luke—and his intrepid neighbor, Lara—to rescue his big brother and, help him save the world.

My Brother Is a Superhero - A non-stop action-packed, laugh-out-loud winner of a story. School library journal, supervillains, starred review“A loving tribute to the genre consumed with capes, masks, and great responsibility. Kirkus reviews"readers will enjoy the deadpan narration that reveals the unexpected difficulties of being a modern-day superhero.

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