Kids Fiction

These kids fiction books are new to our shelves in the last 30 days (most recent on top).

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The disappearance of Dinosaur Sue / [Joseph Kchodl] ; with Wendy Caszatt-Allen.
Eleven-year-old junior paleontologist Shelly helps PaleoJoe investigate the disappearance from Chicago's Field Museum of Dinosaur Sue, the most complete skeleton of a tyrannosaurus rex ever discovered.
Mysterious mammoth / [Joseph Kchodl] ; with Wendy Caszatt-Allen.
"In this adventure PaleoJoe and his Dinosaur Detective Club, Shelly, and Dakota help PaleoJoe search for rare blue mammoth tusks in Siberia where our heroes meet up with their old nemesis -- Buzzsaw!" --provided by publisher.
Stolen stegosaurus / [Joseph Kchodl] ; with Wendy Caszatt-Allen]
PaleoJoe, his eleven-year-old assistant Shelly, her classmate Dakota, and Detective Franks go on a dinosaur dig, where Shelly makes a rare find and Dakota goes undercover in an attempt to foil a plot to steal fossils.
Secret sabertooth / [Joseph Kchodl ; with Wendy Caszatt-Allen]
"PaleoJoe, and the Dinosaur Detective Club follow clues to help their new friend Sarra find her missing brother and solve the mystery of a unique Sabertooth skull which leads them to the La Brea tar pits." --provided by publisher
Raptor's revenge / [Joseph Kchodl] ; with Wendy Caszatt-Allen.
"PaleoJoe and the Dinosaur Detective Club work to get a rare fossil in the museum, while following clues to solve mysterious happenings in the Raptor Room" --provided by publisher
Rabbit's bad habits / story by Julian Gough ; illustrations by Jim Field.
"When Bear wakes up early from her hibernation, she decides to build a snowman. Her grumpy neighbor, Rabbit, decides to build an even better one. Rabbit & Bear: Rabbits Bad Habits is full of laugh-out-loud moments and chronicles the forming of an unlikely…
Auto body parts / by Michael Dahl ; illustrated by Euan Cook.
Aboard a strange bus, a girl hears a sound coming from a hatch under her seat. When she lifts the hatch, a hand reaches out and grabs her. Then another hand and another! Are the body parts reaching for help or do they want something more?
Curious George's big book of discovery : 8 stories + activities, experiments, facts, photos, and more!
"Curious young readers will learn right along with George as he explores science, math, engineering, and technology concepts in eight fun, full-length stories filled with educational content. Packed with facts, photos, activities, experiments, and more, …
Into the wind / Ginger Zee.
While visiting her friend Mia in Texas and helping at Aunt Suze's bed and breakfast, Helicity Dunlap gets caught in a derecho and loses track of her older brother, Andy.
Training camp : Rain, Twig, Cash, Peño, Lab / written by Wesley King ; created by Kobe Bryant.
A struggling team of kids from a poor neighborhood is transformed by the appearance of a mysterious coach.
Phoebe and her unicorn : Unicorn bowling [graphic novel]  / Dana Simpson.
A collection of stories featuring Phoebe and her unicorn best friend Marigold finds the pair bowling, visiting the exclusive Camp Shimmerhorn, and writing songs.
Pokémon adventures. Volume 2 / story by Hidenori Kusaka ; art by Mato ; [English adaptation, Gerard Jones ; translation, Kaori Inoue].
"Red's Pokemon training journey is full of exciting challenges. Join Red as he competes with his rival Blue travels through the dangerous Safari Zone, battles gym leaders for badges, and descover the secret of a mysterious Eevee! And watch out for Team …
Marvel action Avengers : the new danger / written by Matthew K. Manning ; art by Jon Sommariva ; colors by Protobunker ; letters by Christa Miesner.
Thor, Black Widow, Captain America, Black Panther, and Captain Marvel team together when the villainous A.I.M. kidnaps Tony Stark and his Iron Man armor.
Uncle Scrooge. Treasure above the clouds / Carl Barks, Giorgio Fontana ; art by Giorgio Cavazzano, Marco Rota, Marco Mazzarello.
Is Scrooge McDuck always sharper than the sharpies? Find out in these tales from around the world, many never before published in the U.S.! In "Treasure Above the Clouds," Scrooge battles playboy plutocrat John D. Rockerduck for ownership of an awesome In…
The great bake off /by Poppy Green ; illustrated by Jennifer A. Bell.
Sophie's mom has finally decided to enter the annual Firefly Springs Bake Off! Sophie knows her mom will do great. After all, she owns the bakery in town. But the best part? Sophie's mom has asked Sophie to be her assistant in the competition! Will t…
The seeing stone / Tony DiTerlizzi and Holly Black.
When Mallory and Jared attempt to rescue Simon from goblins, they use a magical stone which enables them to see things that are normally invisible.
The biggest little hero / by John Sazaklis ; illustrated by Art Baltazar.
Ray Palmer has found a way to shrink himself and his dog Spot to atomic size and become the superhero Atom--so when friend and rival Doris Zeul comes up with a way of increasing her size and becomes Giganta, it is up to Atom and Spot to convince her of th…
Jack & Louisa. Act 1 / by Andrew Keenan-Bolger and Kate Wetherhead.
Twelve-year-olds Jack and Louisa tell, in their separate voices, of his reluctant departure from New York City and Broadway stardom to live in Shaker Heights, Ohio, where new neighbor Louisa, a "musical theater nerd," urges him to audition for the local t…
The ersatz elevator / by Lemony Snicket ; illustrations by Brett Helquist.
The woeful saga of the Baudelaire orphans continues as evil Count Olaf discovers their whereabouts at Esme̹ Squalor's seventy-one bedroom penthouse and concocts a new plan for stealing their family fortune.
Jack and Louisa. : Act 2 / by Andrew Keenan-Bolger and Kate Wetherhead.
Jack and Louisa are excited to be the leads in Shaker Heights Middle School's upcoming production of Guys and Dolls, but a mysterious new director threatens to upend their dreams.
Masters of mischief / Rachel Renee Russell.
Max and Erin continue the fight to protect South Ridge Middle School from Ralph and his henchmen, but Max's greatest challenge may be keeping his crush on Erin a secret.
All-American adventure / by James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein ; illustrated by Juliana Neufeld.
When they uncover a conspiracy against America and its fundamental freedoms, the Kidd children, accompanied by their great uncle, crisscross the country in a race to prove that a newly-discovered copy of the Bill of Rights is a forgery.
Ricky Ricotta's mighty robot vs. the uranium unicorns from Uranus / story by Dav Pilkey ; art by Dan Santat.
Evil Uncle Unicorn attempts to dominate earth by using a Ladybot to trick Mighty Robot.
Crush hour / by Michael Dahl ; illustrated by Euan Cook.
Ella does not like being touched so she usually sits at the back of the bus, but today she is at the front of the school bus when something strange happens--the actual seats at the back start pushing forward like a giant compacter, driving all the childre…
A squirrelly situation / by Jacqueline Kelly, with illustrations by Jennifer L. Meyer.
When Callie's little brother Travis brings home an abandoned baby squirrel and names him Fluffy, Mother isn't so sure that Fluffy will make a good family pet, and neither is Thud, the cat. Can Fluffy find a home in the Tate household?
Other words for home / Jasmine Warga.
Sent with her mother to the safety of a relative's home in Cincinnati when her Syrian hometown is overshadowed by violence, Jude worries for the family members who were left behind as she adjusts to a new life with unexpected surprises.
Pokémon adventures. Volume 5 / story by Hidenori Kusaka ; art by Mato.
Pokémon trainer Red vanishes and Trainer Yellow Caballero and Pikachu must rescue him.
A lion to guard us / by Clyde Robert Bulla ; illustrated by Michele Chessare
Left on their own in London, three impoverished children draw upon all their resources to stay together and make their way to the Virginia colony in search of their father.
The last ever after / Soman Chainani ; illustrations by Iacopo Bruno.
Everything old is new again as Sophie and Agatha fight the past as well as the present to find the perfect end to their fairy tale. Once best friends, now enemies, Sophie and Agatha thought their ending was sealed when they went their separate ways. Agath…
A.r.c.h.i.e. as The man from R.I.V.E.R.D.A.L.E. / written by Frank Doyle ; art by Bob White, Bill Vigoda, Dan DeCarlo, Vince DeCarlo, Marty Epp, Mario Acquaviva, Victor Gorelick & Jon D'Agostino.
A series of stories in which Archie Andrews and his friends are spies working as part of the world defense organization Protect our Planet, or P.O.P.
Peter & Ernesto : the lost sloths / Graham Annable.
Peter and Ernesto loved their tree. Then a hurricane came and blew it away! Now, Peter, Ernesto, and the rest of their sloth friends must venture into the jungle to find a new-great-tree. But the jungle is full of dangers, including angry ants, slithering…
Watch out for clever women = cuidado con las mujeres astutas / folktales told in Spanish and English by Joe Hayes ; illustrations by Vicki Trego Hill.
A bilingual collection of Southwestern folktales with some tricky women teaching people simple lessons.
The rambling / Jimmy Cajoleas.
Buddy Pennington is headed to river country. No one in his village will miss him anyway-- not even his mom, after what he and his bad luck did. He'll be better off with his daddy, Davey Boy Pennington, a wandering soul who has the best luck of anyone Budd…
Scorch dragons / by Amie Kaufman.
"After the fateful battle between the ice wolves and the scorch dragons, Anders and his twin sister, Rayna, have been reunited. But there's no time for celebrating. In the mountain stronghold of Drekhelm, Anders and his wolf friend Lisabet are seen as th…
Through the mirror / adapted by G. M. Berrow.
"When her new crown is stolen from the Crystal Empire, Princess Twilight Sparkle pursues the thief, Sunset Shimmer, into an alternate world, where she finds herself turned into...a girl! To regain her crown and return to Equestria, Twilight must learn to …
Ooze control / by Michael Dahl ; illustrated by Euan Cook.
After school, a boy boards an odd-looking bus. Inside, the floor, the seats, and even the ceiling are covered with chewed up wads of gum and other sticky gunk. Soon the sticky wads grow thicker and climb higher! Can the boy escape before the ooze takes co…
Shocks! / by Michael Dahl ; illustrated by Euan Cook.
"A young boy steps out of a thunderstorm and onto a strange bus. Like a flash of lightning, his long-gone grandmother suddenly appears on the bus too! Is she there to offer him a gift . . . or a warning? The boy is in for a shocking surprise. " --Amazon.
Trapper's grounding / Dawn Chevoya.
Brennon Trapper isn't sure who he really is since there are two Brennons ticking inside his head. At school, he does whatever he must do to be liked, but at home inside his trailer, he crawls back inside himself, wishing he could disappear. His father lik…
Night shift / by Michael Dahl ; illustrated by Euan Cook.
After band rehearsal, students trudge through a snowstorm and onto a bus hat no one recognizes. The driver is missing, so one student begins to fool with the steering wheel and gearshift. That's a big mistake, maybe the last mistake he'll ever make!
My little pony. Friendship is magic. Volume 7 / written by Katie Cook ; art by Andy Price ; colors by Heather Breckel ; letters by Neil Uyetake.
"Applejack's great granduncle, Chili Pepper, has misteriously disappeared from his ranch, so the group heads out to Canter Creek to investigate, in "The Good, the Bad, and the Ponies." Then, Timberwolves invade Ponyville but that is just the beginning of …
Magic by the lake / Edward Eager ; illustrated by N.M. Bodecker.
On a vacation with their mother and stepfather, Jane, Mark, Katharine, and Martha find themselves overwhelmed with a lakeful of magical adventures after Mark captures an ancient turtle that seems to have extraordinary powers.
Theodore Boone : the accomplice / John Grisham.
"Theo has been worried about his good friend Woody Lambert. Woody is struggling at school and making bad choices. But when Woody is arrested--an unwitting accomplice to armed robberty--Theo knows his is innocent. Racing hte clock while Woody sits in ja…
A wolf called Wander / Rosanne Parry ; illustrations by Mónica Armiño.
"A young wolf cub, separated from his pack, journeys 1000 miles across the Pacific Northwest, dealing with forest fires, hunters, highways, and hunger before finding a new home. Based on the true story of a wolf called OR-7. Includes facts about wolves a…
Finding Orion / John David Anderson.
"When Rion Kwirk comes from a rather odd family. His mother named him and his sisters after her favorite constellations, and his father makes funky-flavored jilly beans for a living. One sister acts as if she's always onstage, and the other is a walking…
What is NASA? / by Sarah Fabiny ; illustrated by Ted Hammond.
"Find out all about NASA in this out-of-this-world addition to the What Was? series. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration, better known as NASA, began in 1958. With its creation, the United States hoped to ensure it won the space race against…
Shouting at the rain / Lynda Mullaly Hunt.
Delsie loves tracking the weather, living with her grandmother, and the support of friends and neighbors, but misses having a "regular family," especially after her best friend outgrows her.
The first / Katherine Applegate ; illustrated by Max Kostenko.
Byx and her friends continue their quest to uncover the truth of the legends of hidden dairnes, and soon find themselves unlikely leaders of the simmering rebellion.
Under the moon : a Catwoman tale / written by Lauren Myracle ; illustrated by Isaac Goodhart ; Jeremy Lawson, colorist ; Deron Bennett, letterer.
When living with her mother's abusive boyfriend becomes unbearable, fifteen-year-old Selina Kyle, the future Catwoman, runs away and struggles to find her own identity while living on the streets of Gotham.
Camp / by Kayla Miller.
When Willow and Olive go off to summer camp, Olive makes quick friends with the other campers while Willow struggles to form connections and latches on to the only person she knows, leaving Olive stretched thin.
Freestyle frenzy and other stories / David Lubar ; illustrated by Bill Mayer.
A selection of twelve stories about mermaids, wishes-come-true, and other peculiar things with comic-book style illustrations.
Beach battle blowout / Chris Grabenstein ; illustrated by Kelly Kennedy.
"The race to be the best on the beach is on, and this year the Wonderland is finally going to win! The competition is fierce! But who needs roller coasters and jet packs and pirates when you have not one but two secret weapons? That's right--me, P.T. W…
Lenny's book of everything / Karen Foxlee.
In 1970s Ohio, Lenny and her younger brother, Davey, who suffers from a rare form of gigantism, cope with his declining health by poring over each installment of Burrell's Build-It-at-Home Encyclopedia Set.
The line tender / by Kate Allen.
"Wherever the sharks led, Lucy Everhart's marine-biologist mother was ure to follow. In fact, she was on a boart far off the coast of Massachusetts, collecting shark data, when she died suddenly. Lucy was seven. Since then, Lucy and her father have kep…
Lizzie flying solo / Nanci Turner Steveson.
Lizzie St. Claire wants to be invisible. Forced to move out of her home, she and her mom now live in a transitional housing shelter, Good Hope, until they can get back on their feet. Lizzie just wants to keep her head down at Good Hope and her new school,…
Fast break / Derek Jeter with Paul Mantell.
"Young Derek bites off more than he can chew when he decides to enter the school talent show and try out for the basketball team"--Provided by publisher.
The chupacabras of the Río Grande / by Adam Gidwitz & David Bowles ; illustrated by Hatem Aly.
"A new adventure begins for Elliot and Uchenna when Professor Fauna bursts into their classroom with a frightening report from the Texas-Mexico border: something has completely drained the blood from a cow's body! The team must fly to Laredo, where tempe…
Summer of a thousand pies / Margaret Dilloway.
After her father goes to jail, Cady Bennett, twelve, is taken from foster care to spend a summer with her estranged Aunt Michelle, trying to save her failing pie shop.
Drew Pendous and the camp color war / adapted by David Lewman ; based on the screenplay by Rachel O. Crouse ; illustrated by Robert Dress ; art direction by Dan Markowitz ; based on the series Cool school and characters created by Rob Kurtz.
Drew Pendous and the Cool School crew are having fun at summer camp and having a color war with the kids from Cruel School, but when Grace Cale steals all the color in the color war, the two teams must come together to stop her.
Birdie / by Eileen Spinelli.
Still grieving for her father, twelve-year-old Birdie struggles to adjust to many changes, including when her grandmother, her mother, and her best friends all begin dating.
The Next Great Paulie Fink / Ali Benjamin.
Led by new student Caitlyn, seventh-graders at a tiny rural school in Vermont create a reality-show inspired competition to determine who will replace the school's legendary class clown, Paulie Fink.
The race to Kangaroo Cliff / Alexander McCall Smith ; illustrations by Iain McIntosh.
The students and crew aboard the School Ship Tobermory head to Australia to take part in a tall ships race, but an unexpected change of course brings a different kind of adventure.
The door at the end of the world / Caroline Carlson; map art by Virginia Allyn.
Thirteen-year-old Lucy Eberslee, the Gatekeeper's deputy at the end of the world, teams up with Arthur and Rosemary, who are from other worlds, to investigate why the doors between worlds are stuck.
Escape to the mesa / Stacy Hinojosa aka StacyPlays ; illustrated by Vivienne To.
Driven by humans from their forest home into an unknown desert, Stacy and her Arctic wolves face new dangers as the pack struggles to adapt to the unfamiliar territory.
Adventure Time. 17 / created by Pendleton Ward.
Collects short comics featuring the citizens of the Land of Ooo.
Clyde / Jim Benton.
When Clyde the bear decides to leave his peaceful life in Cubville and head off for the mean streets of Crizzly City, he learns--with the help of a reformed juvenile delinquent butterfly--that the bad life isn't always so great.
The runaways / Ulf Stark ; illustrated by Kitty Crowther ; translated by Julia Marshall.
When Grandpa ends up miserable in the hospital, Gottfried Junior makes a plan to help him get to the island where he lived with Grandma one last time.
Charlie Bumpers vs. the end of the year / Bill Harley ; illustrated by Adam Gustavson.
Charlie springs into action when he learns that one of his best friends, Hector, who will move back to Chile at the end of fourth grade, is being bullied.
The cosmic alliance / Jeramey Kraatz.
Stranded on the Moon and caught in the middle of a battle between the Alpha Maraudi aliens and humans, Benny Love and the Moon Platoon work together to get their leaders to end the conflict peacefully.
Dead end / by Michael Dahl ; illustrated by Euan Cook.
Braden is not looking forward to explaining a failed test to his parents, but when the afternoon school bus stops he finds himself at a cemetery that is crowded with zombie-like figures pushing him toward an open grave, and it looks like he may have reach…
The squeals on the bus / by Michael Dahl ; illustrated by Euan Cook.
Twelve-year-old Jordan and his friend Evan are picked up by a different school bus, driven by a shadowy figure, a bus where all the other children are bizarrely deformed, except for one girl at the back, and when the children see their reflections in the …
Under the hood / by Michael Dahl ; illustrated by Euan Cook.
Aaron can barely see anything without his glasses, which he just stepped on, so when he sees a monster crawl out from under the hood of the bus and begin to tear the engine apart he can not understand why none of the other children can see it--terrified h…
Riverland / Fran Wilde.
When their parents fight, sisters Eleanor and Mike hide, whispering stories and hoping house magic will protect them, until the night a river carries them to a place of dreams and nightmares.
Middle school misadventures / Jason Platt.
"In order to avoid extra work, middle schooler Newell agrees to participate in a school-wide talent show--without a talent"--Provided by publisher.
My little pony : friendship is magic / colors by Heather Breckel ; letters by Neil Uyetake.
Pinkie Pie gains extraordinary powers after eating a magic apple, while Rainbow Dash tries to give the elderly ponies of the retirement village more excitement in their lives.
The last last-day-of-summer / by Lamar Giles ; illustrated by Dapo Adeola.
When adventurous cousins Otto and Sheed Alston accidentally extend the last day of summer by freezing time, they find the secrets between the unmoving seconds are not as much fun as they expected.
Who was Norman Rockwell? / by Sarah Fabiny ; illustrated by Gregory Copeland.
"Brush up your knowledge on popular American painter and illustrator Norman Rockwell with this exciting Who Was? title. Norman Rockwell often painted what he saw around him in nostalgic and humorous ways. After hearing President Franklin Roosevelt's addr…
Who was H.J. Heinz? / by Michael Burgan ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi.
Presents the life of the business mogul who turned a small food packagaing company into a booming business known for its fair treatment of workers and pioneering safe food preparation standards.
The tragical tale of Birdie Bloom / Temre Beltz ; illustrations by Melissa Manwill
When Birdie Bloom, an orphan who is doomed to an unhappy ending, receives a letter from Agnes Prunella Crunch, a witch, they become accidental pen pals and end up changing the course of their lives.
Bat and the end of everything / written by Elana K. Arnold ; with pictures by Charles Santoso.
"Bat grows anxious as his third-grade year comes to an end and the time to release his pet skunk, Thor, out into the wild approaches"--Provided by publisher.
The wolves of Slough Creek / written by Judy Young.
Eleven-year-olds Buck and Toni and the Wild World of Buck Bray television crew head to Yellowstone National Park to film an episode about its famous geysers and gray wolf restoration program, but soon after arriving they suspect someone is operating drone…
Catstronauts : race to Mars / by Drew Brockington.
"With national pride and valuable scientific research on the line, the CatStronauts race against the CosmoCats and others to be the first cats to Mars"--Provided by publisher.