June 2010

Our picks for June 2010...

Shark vs. Train Cover Image
By Chris Barton, Tom Lichtenheld (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780316007627
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 2010

Imagination goes a long way in this epic battle between two toys and two boys. Who will win in the water? Or at burping? Or at basketball? The illustrations are laugh out loud funny, and the story will have you cheering as Shark and Train battle it out in this friendly tale of competition. Don’t miss this gem!

The Kane Chronicles, Book One: The Red Pyramid Cover Image
ISBN: 9781423113386
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Disney-Hyperion - May 4th, 2010

Fans of the Percy Jackson series are sure to enjoy this epic new series for middle readers. Young Carter and Sadie are finally reunited with their brilliant Egyptologist father they’ve longed to spend time with. They soon find out the gods of Ancient Egypt are waking and out to get their father. Follow the Kanes on their dangerous quest to save their father, as they learn about their family’s ties to the Pharaohs.

Thirteen Days to Midnight Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316004039
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 12th, 2010

Local author Patrick Carman has written a page turning thriller that you won’t want to miss. What if you were indestructible? What if you used that power to do good and it came back to bite you? Meet Jacob – whose superpower becomes super evil despite his best intentions. Philosophical and entertaining, this book will make you think twice.