On the Horizon

26 May 2020 | By Lois Lowry | Filed in: juvenile.

n From Lois Lowry comes an account of the lives lost in two of WWII s most infamous events Pearl Harbor and Hiroshima With black and white illustrations by Kenard Pak nLois Lowry looks back at history through a personal lens as she draws from her own memories as a child in Hawaii and Japan, as we

The Deceivers (Greystone Secrets, #2)

26 May 2020 | By Margaret Peterson Haddix | Filed in: juvenile.

12 days since Mrs Greystone and Ms Morales disappeared 372 attempts Emma Greystone has made to decode the letter her mother left 56 lies Natalie Morales has told to try to cover their tracks 4 children who are determined to bring back their mothers 2 worlds n nIt all began when the Greysto

Wayside School Beneath the Cloud of Doom (Wayside School, #4)

26 May 2020 | By Louis Sachar | Filed in: juvenile.

For the first time in twenty five years, Wayside School is back in session in this brand new, fourth installment in the perennially beloved and bestselling series by Newbery Medal winning author Louis Sachar n nWelcome back to Wayside School n nYour favorite students and teachers are all here That in

The Only Black Girls in Town

26 May 2020 | By Brandy Colbert | Filed in: juvenile.

Award winning YA author Brandy Colbert s debut middle grade novel about the only two black girls in town who discover a collection of hidden journals revealing shocking secrets of the past Beach loving surfer Alberta has been the only black girl in town for years Alberta s best friend, Laramie, is

Efrén Divided

26 May 2020 | By Ernesto Cisneros | Filed in: juvenile.

While his father works two jobs, seventh grader Efr n Nava must take care of his twin siblings, kindergartners Max and Mia, after their mother is deported to Mexico Includes glossary of Spanish words.

The Lonely Heart of Maybelle Lane

26 May 2020 | By Kate O\'Shaughnessy | Filed in: juvenile.

Maybelle Lane is looking for her father, but on the road to Nashville she finds so much courage, brains, heart and true friends n nEleven year old Maybelle Lane collects sounds She records the Louisiana crickets chirping, Momma strumming her guitar, their broken trailer door squeaking But

Mañanaland

26 May 2020 | By Pam Muñoz Ryan | Filed in: juvenile.

Maximiliano C rdoba loves stories, especially the legend Buelo tells him about a mythical gatekeeper who can guide brave travelers on a journey into tomorrow.If Max could see tomorrow, he would know if he d make Santa Maria s celebrated f tbol team and whether he d ever meet his mother, who disappea

Prairie Lotus

26 May 2020 | By Linda Sue Park | Filed in: juvenile.

Prairie Lotus is a book about a girl determined to fit in and realize her dreams getting an education, becoming a dressmaker in her father s shop, and making at least one friend Hanna, a half Asian girl in a small town in America s heartland, lives in 1880 Hanna s adjustment to her new surroundin

Black Brother, Black Brother

26 May 2020 | By Jewell Parker Rhodes | Filed in: juvenile.

From award winning and bestselling author, Jewell Parker Rhodes comes a powerful coming of age story about two brothers, one who presents as white, the other as black, and the complex ways in which they are forced to navigate the world, all while training for a fencing competition n nDonte wishes he

A Wish in the Dark

26 May 2020 | By Christina Soontornvat | Filed in: juvenile.

A boy on the run A girl determined to find him A compelling fantasy looks at issues of privilege, protest, and justice n nAll light in Chattana is created by one man the Governor, who appeared after the Great Fire to bring peace and order to the city For Pong, who was born in Namwon Prison, the

The Blackbird Girls

26 May 2020 | By Anne Blankman | Filed in: juvenile.

On a spring morning, neighbors Valentina Kaplan and Oksana Savchenko wake up to an angry red sky A reactor at the nuclear power plant where their fathers work Chernobyl has exploded Before they know it, the two girls, who ve always been enemies, find themselves on a train bound for Leningrad to

The Secret of White Stone Gate (Black Hollow Lane, #2)

26 May 2020 | By Julia Nobel | Filed in: juvenile.

In this exciting sequel to The Mystery of Black Hollow Lane, Emmy s adventures continue as she deals with a sinister organization, a missing father, and secrets she s not sure who to trust with n nAfter spending the summer at home, Emmy cannot wait to return to Wellsworth for the new school year and

Be You!

26 May 2020 | By Peter H. Reynolds | Filed in: juvenile.

Peter H Reynolds creates a celebration of individuality and staying true to Y O U Be curiousBe adventurousBe braveBE YOU Discover a reminder of the ways that every child is unique and special.

I Found A Kitty

26 May 2020 | By Troy Cummings | Filed in: juvenile.

Arfy the dog is trying to find a forever home for an abandoned kitten n nLucky dog Arfy has a home When he discovers a homeless kitten, Arfy hopes Scamper can come live with him, but achoo his person is allergic to cats So, Arfy writes persuasive letters to prospective owners about what a great pe

The One and Only Bob

26 May 2020 | By Katherine Applegate | Filed in: juvenile.

Bob sets out on a dangerous journey in search of his long lost sister with the help of his two best friends, Ivan and Ruby As a hurricane approaches and time is running out, Bob finds courage he never knew he had and learns the true meaning of friendship and family.

Wrecking Ball (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, #14)

26 May 2020 | By Jeff Kinney | Filed in: juvenile.

In Wrecking Ball, Book 14 of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series from 1 international bestselling author Jeff Kinney an unexpected inheritance gives the Heffley family a chance to make major improvements to their home But they soon find that construction isn t all it s cracked up to be When things ge