The Witch’s Boy, by Kelly Barnhill

Summary:  When a Bandit King comes to take the magic that Ned’s mother, a witch, is meant to protect, the stuttering, weak boy villagers think should have drowned rather than his twin summons the strength to protect his family and community, while in the woods, the bandit’s daughter puzzles over a mystery that ties her to Ned.

Algonquin

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Hunter Moran Digs Deep, by Patricia Reilly Giff

Summary:  Twin siblings Hunter and Zack, along with neighborhood pest Sarah Yulefsky, dig for treasure–the hidden hoard of town founder Lester Dinwitty.

Holiday House

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Magic in the Mix, by Annie Barrows

Magic in the MixSummary:  Life seems to be back to normal for “newly twinned” sisters Miri and Molly until their magical house sends them on a new time-traveling adventure to the Civil War, where they must risk everything to save two unusual soldiers and come to terms with the emotional truth about Molly’s past.

Bloomsbury

Crossover, by Kwame Alexander

CrossoverSummary:  Fourteen-year-old twin basketball stars Josh and Jordan wrestle with highs and lows on and off the court as their father ignores his declining health.

Houghton Mifflin

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Hunter Moran Hangs Out, by Patricia Reilly Giff

Hunter Moran Hangs OutSummary:  When neighbor Sarah Yulefski tells Zack and Hunter that she overheard someone talking about plans to kidnap someone in their town, the twins use the last four days of summer vacation to investigate.

Holiday House

The Tell-Tale Start, by Gordon McAlpine

TellTale StartThe Misadventures of Edgar & Allan Poe #1
Summary:  Edgar and Allan, the great-great-great-great-grandnephews of the famed writer Edgar Allan Poe, discover that they are entrapped in a nefarious plot that has been going on since their birth.

Penguin Group

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Unlucky Charms, by Adam Rex

Unlucky CharmsSummary:  Three kids must save the world from the diabolical schemes of an evil breakfast cereal company, which has been luring magical creatures to our world through a rift in the time-space continuum.

Balzer+Bray

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