October 2012

Our picks for October 2012...

Olivia and the Fairy Princesses Cover Image
By Ian Falconer, Ian Falconer (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781442450271
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - August 28th, 2012

Olivia is back and her latest adventure is as charming and hysterical as ever! All the girls in Olivia’s class want to be princesses, but Olivia knows she was born to stand out. But just how can she do it? Don’t miss this fabulous new read aloud.

Oh No, Little Dragon! Cover Image
By Jim Averbeck, Jim Averbeck (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781416995456
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - August 14th, 2012

Little Dragon has a spark in his heart and he loves to breathe fire! So when he accidentally extinguishes the spark he’s horrified. It’s the end of life as he knew it; will Mama Dragon even love him anymore without his dragon breath? Find out in this fantastic new picture book!

Captain Underpants and the Terrifying Return of Tippy Tinkletrousers (Captain Underpants #9) Cover Image
By Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator), Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780545175340
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Inc. - August 28th, 2012

The latest installment in George and Harold’s story centers on a flashback to their kindergarten days. Instead of saving the world from mad scientists their nemesis is Kipper Krupp, the sixth grade nephew of Principal Krupp and the worlds biggest bully. Can George and Harold be able to beat the bully without the help of Captain Underpants (who doesn’t exist until they are in fourth grade after all)? Find out in Pilkey’s ninth epic novel!

Every Day Cover Image
ISBN: 9780307931887
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - August 28th, 2012

Each day A wakes up in the body of a different person. He must live their lives for a day, careful to never interfere beyond everyday activities, and each night his essence is ripped from one body and thrown into another. A has made peace with this life and doesn’t waste time wishing for anything else. That is, until he meets Rhiannon, the girlfriend of one of his hosts, and suddenly drifting through existence with no ties or relationships is not enough. But how can you be with someone when you can never be the same person from day to day? This original story is thought provoking and heart felt. It touches on issues important to teens today in a way that is as entertaining as it is unexpected.

The Kill Order (Maze Runner, Book Four; Origin): Book Four; Origin (The Maze Runner Series #4) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780385742887
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Published: Delacorte Press - August 14th, 2012

13 years before Thomas entered the glade the earth was decimated by sun flares. In this prequel to Maze Runner, James Dashner brings us a fast paced, thrilling adventure in a world unlike any we’ve read before. It’s perfect for both fans of the Maze Runner Trilogy and of the post apocalyptic genre as a whole!