New Kids' Fiction Books

The darkest hour / Erin Hunter. cover
ThunderClan's darkest hour is upon them and Fireheart, the warrior cat, must protect his clan from a threat unlike any the forest has ever seen, as the time comes for prophecies to unfold and heroes to rise.
Mr. Will needs to chill! / Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot. cover
When Mr. Will, the local ice cream man, brings treats to the students at Ella Mentry School, Dr. Carbies will stop at nothing to ensure no one breaks his latest rule banning desserts.
Pokemon adventures. Black 2 & white 2, Volume 2 / story by Hidenori Kusaka ; art by Satoshi Yamamoto. cover
Two years have passed since Team Plasma was defeated and Trainer Black was sucked into the Light Stone along with Legendary Pokémon Reshiram ... Now Team Plasma is back to their wicked ways, controlling other people's Pokémon and even wild Pokémon with technology. Luckily, a new young hero and Looker of the International Police are on their trail.
Home again / Kallie George ; illustrated by Stephanie Graegin. cover
"Summer has come to Fernwood Forest, and the staff of the Heartwood Hotel must trust each other as they contend with their biggest challenge yet"-- Provided by publisher.
Belle takes flight / by Kathy McCullough. cover
When the Prince goes missing, Belle discovers that he is being held captive in a far-away kingdom, and sets out with Lumiere and Cogsworth to rescue him.
The lost continent / by Tui T. Sutherland ; [maps by Mike Schley ; illustrations by Joy Ang]. cover
For centuries there have been rumors of another continent on the dragons' planet -- another land far across the ocean, populated by tribes of dragons very different from those we know. But there's never been any evidence, and most dragons dismissed the rumors as fairy tales. Until now. Because it turns out the stories are true. And the other tribes are coming.
The scroll of kings / Sarah Prineas. cover
When the books of the palace library become infected with an evil magic, unlikely friends Alex and Kenneret set out to find who or what is behind the books and what they plan for the rest of the kingdom.
The risky rescue / by Eric Luper ; illustrated by Lisa K. Weber. cover
When Evan and Cleo sneak into the enchanted library at night they find that Locke has already forced his way into a book, and when they follow they find themselves in a plane that promptly crashes into the Amazon rainforest--and with the help of a boy named Gabriel, (and a friendly sloth) they have to survive the jungle and find the golden statue that is the next treasure in their quest before Locke gets his hands on it.
Life according to Og the frog / Betty G. Birney. cover
"Og the Frog tells the story of how he first came to Room 26, where he meets Humphrey the hamster, befriends the students, and writes poems and songs"-- Provided by publisher.
Pru's diary / Stacia Deutsch. cover
Lucky, Abigail, and Pru are traveling to a circus exhibition with El Circo dos Grillos where Pru gets to perform a clown act, but Catalina keeps acting like her performance is going to be better than Pru's.
Power play / Beth McMullen. cover
When the creator of a new, popular reality game is kidnapped, Abigail Hunter and her friends go on their first official mission for The Center and if they are lucky they might just save the world.
Willa of the wood / Robert Beatty. cover
In the late 1800s, a twelve-year-old nightspirit living in the Great Smoky Mountains despairs as homesteaders destroy her forest habitat, until a chance encounter with a "day-folk" man changes everything she thought she knew about her people--and their greatest enemy.
Payback / Gordon Korman. cover
Fighting for survival after being separated into pairs in the aftermath of a betrayal, the Project Osiris clones search for notorious mob boss Gus Alabaster while tracking down Eli's elusive DNA donor alongside a surprising new ally.
The door to the lost / Jaleigh Johnson. cover
"After a mysterious accident that closes a portal to another world, magic is banned in Talhaven. But there are those like Rook who are stranded in Talhaven and still have the power to wield magic. Living in exile, a stranger offers Rook and her friend safety, but appearances can be deceiving and the pair soon find themselves in serious danger"-- Provided by publisher
Red moon rising / Erin Hunter. cover
The pack is in high spirits following the rescue of Alpha and Beta's pups, but Storm must convince them to remain on edge as she anticipates another attack by the traitor dog.
Little Bigfoot, big city / Jennifer Weiner. cover
After discovering that she is not human, twelve-year-old Alice Mayfair is on a mission to find out who and what she is, but she must do it alone because her best friend Millie Maximus, an undersized Bigfoot who lives in the forest near Alice's school in upstate New York, is focused on fulfilling her dream to sing for a nationally televised talent competition.
Funny girl : funniest. stories. ever. / edited by Betsy Bird. cover
Presents a collection of humorous stories from over two dozen contemporary female writers, as well as autobiographical essays, comics, poems, and comic strips.
Freddie Mole, lion tamer / Alexander McCall Smith ; illustrated by Kate Hindley. cover
When Freddie gets a job at the circus to help his family financially, he is surprised--and frightened--to learn he will be the understudy for some of the acts.
Smack dab in the middle of maybe / Jo Watson Hackl ; illustrations by Gilbert Ford. cover
"When Cricket's Aunt Belinda accidentally forgets her in the grocery store, Cricket decides to run away once and for all. But Cricket has to stay close by because even though her mama hasn't been in touch since she disappeared, she'll surely come back. And Cricket has to be there when she does. Because she needs answers"-- Provided by publisher.
The Basque dragon / by Adam Gidwitz & Jesse Casey ; illustrated by Hatem Aly ; created by Jesse Casey, Adam Gidwitz, and Chris Lenox Smith. cover
"Elliot and Uchenna join Professor Fauna on another adventure--a trip to the Basque country where they have to save a herensuge from the billionaire Schmoke Brothers"-- Provided by publisher.
Rise of the Isle of the Lost / Melissa de la Cruz. cover
When King Triton's trident enters the Isle of the Lost, Mal, Evie, Carlos, and Jay devise a plan to find the magical object before Mal's wicked rival Uma can get her hands on it.
The list / Patricia Forde. cover
Letta, charged with collecting and saving words, uncovers a sinister plan to suppress language, robbing the people of Ark of the power of speech, and realizes she must also save the culture, itself.
Danger down the Nile / by James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein ; illustrated by Juliana Neufeld. cover
"Twelve-year-old twins Bickford and Rebecca Kidd and their two older siblings travel to Africa to track down priceless artifacts that will keep the family's treasure hunting business afloat long enough to rescue their kidnapped mother--and possibly find their missing father"-- Provided by publisher.