The Nethergrim, by Matthew Jobin

NethergrimSummary:  An evil force has been awakened from years of sleep and it is up to fourteen-year-old Edmund, an aspiring sorcerer, and his friends to stop it.


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New Kid, by Tim Green

New KidSummary:  A troubled kid finds his bearings in a new school after a baseball coach offers him a spot on the team.


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Nick and Tesla’s Robot Army Rampage, by Bob Pflugfelder

Nick and Teslas Robot Army RampageSummary:  After a series of robberies strike Half Moon Bay, sibling sleuths Nick and Tesla build robots out of household objects in order to catch the culprits.

Quirk Publishing

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Nick and Tesla’s Secret Agent Gadget Battle, by Bob Pflugfelder

Nick and Teslas Secret Agent Gadget BattleAfter foiling a gang of kidnappers and fending off an army of robots, 11-year-old siblings Nick and Tesla Holt could use a little rest! But as their third mystery opens, they discover there’s a spy in their midst, searching for secrets in the home of their beloved (and slightly crazy) Uncle Newt. To expose the mystery agent, Nick and Tesla must engineer all kinds of outrageous contraptions, from code wheels and fingerprint powder to spy cameras and burglar detectors.

Quirk Publishing

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Nightingale’s Nest, by Nikki Loftin

Nightingales NestSummary:  In this twist on “The Nightingale,” Little John, despite his own poverty and grief, reaches out to Gayle, an unhappy foster child living next-door who sings beautifully and hides a great secret.


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Odd Weird and Little, by Patrick Jennings

Odd Weird and LittleSummary:  Befriending a very strange new student, Toulouse, helps outsider Woodrow stand up to the class bullies who have been picking on them both.


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Outside the Box, by Karma Wilson

Outside the BoxSummary:  This laugh-out-loud poetry collaboration from a New York Times and Publishers Weekly bestselling author and a Caldecott Honor illustrator is anything but ordinary.


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