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===Spine Crackers is a Tween Book Group for older elementary level readers ages 9- 12 at the Central Library.===
  
===Book Bag is a Tween Book Group for older elementary level readers ages 9- 12 at the Central Library.===
 
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===We are currently reading===
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Out+Of+My+Mind'''Out of My Mind'''] by Sharon M. Draper
 
  
  
 
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===Winter/Spring 2016===
 
*January [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?May+B.:+A+Novel'''May B.: A Novel'''] by Caroline Starr Rose
 
*February [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Out+Of+My+Mind'''Out of My Mind'''] by Sharon M. Draper
 
*March [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?El+Deafo'''El Deafo'''] by Cece Bell
 
*April [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Because+of+Winn-Dixie'''Because of Winn Dixie'''] by Kate DiCamillo
 
*May [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Fourteenth+Goldfish'''The Fourteenth Goldfish'''] by Jennifer L. Holm
 
  
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===We are currently reading:===
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?When+You+Reach+Me'''When You Reach Me'''] by Rebecca Stead
  
===Fall 2015===
 
*September [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Ninja+Librarians:+The+Accidental+Keyhand'''The Ninja Librarians: The Accidental Keyhand'''] by Jen Downey
 
*October [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Cavendish+Home+For+Boys+and+Girls'''The Cavendish Home For Boys and Girls'''] by Claire Legrand
 
*November [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Flora+&+Ulysses:+The+Illuminated+Adventures'''Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures'''] by Kate DiCamillo
 
*December [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Peter+Nimble+and+His+Fantastic+Eyes:+A+Story'''Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes: A Story'''] by Jonathan Auxier
 
  
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===Summer 2015===
 
*June [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Stargirl'''Stargirl'''] by Jerry Spinelli
 
*July [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Dragonsong'''Dragonsong'''] by Anne McCaffrey
 
*August [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Dolphin+Song'''Dolphin Song'''] by Lauren St. John
 
  
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===Winter/Spring 2018===
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*January [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Wolf+Wilder'''The Wolf Wilder'''] by Katherine Rundell
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*February [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?When+You+Reach+Me'''When You Reach Me'''] by Rebecca Stead
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*March [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Ghost'''Ghost'''] by Jason Reynolds
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*April [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Wild+Robot'''The Wild Robot'''] by Peter Brown
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*May [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Boom!'''Boom!'''] by Mark Haddon
  
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===Fall 2017===
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*September [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Firegirl'''Firegirl'''] by Tony Abbott
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*October [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Castle+Hangnail'''Castle Hangnail'''] by Ursula Vernon
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*November [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Graveyard+Book'''The Graveyard Book'''] by Neil Gaiman
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*December [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Space+Case:+A+Moon+Base+Alpha+Novel'''Space Case: A Moon Base Alpha Novel'''] by Stuart Gibbs
  
== '''Other books we have read:'''==
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===Summer 2017===
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*June [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Secret+Tree'''The Secret Tree'''] by Natalie Standiford
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*July [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Tesla's+Attic'''Tesla's Attic'''] by Neal Shusterman and Eric Elfman
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*August [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Every+Soul+A+Star'''Every Soul A Star'''] by Wendy Mass
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==Other books we have read==
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?11+Birthdays'''11 Birthdays'''] by Wendy Mass
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?11+Birthdays'''11 Birthdays'''] by Wendy Mass
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?100+Cupboards'''100 Cupboards'''] by N. D. Wilson
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?100+Cupboards'''100 Cupboards'''] by N. D. Wilson
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Absolutely+Truly'''Absolutely Truly'''] by Heather Vogel Frederick
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Because+of+Mr.+Terupt'''Because of Mr. Terupt'''] by Wendy Mass
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Because+of+Mr.+Terupt'''Because of Mr. Terupt'''] by Wendy Mass
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Because+of+Winn-Dixie'''Because of Winn Dixie'''] by Kate DiCamillo
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Beswitched'''Beswitched'''] by Kate Saunders
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Beswitched'''Beswitched'''] by Kate Saunders
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Blue+Jasmine'''Blue Jasmine'''] by Kashmira Sheth
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Blue+Jasmine'''Blue Jasmine'''] by Kashmira Sheth
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=X&searcharg=t%3A+The+Boundless++a%3A+Kenneth+Oppel&searchscope=9&sortdropdown=-&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=tThe+Boundless '''The Boundless'''] by Kenneth Oppel
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Cavendish+Home+For+Boys+and+Girls'''The Cavendish Home For Boys and Girls'''] by Claire Legrand
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+City+of+Ember'''The City of Ember'''] by Jeanne DuPrau
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+City+of+Ember'''The City of Ember'''] by Jeanne DuPrau
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Dog+Friday'''Dog Friday'''] by Hilary McKay
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Dog+Friday'''Dog Friday'''] by Hilary McKay
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Dolphin+Song'''Dolphin Song'''] by Lauren St. John
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Down+The+Mysterly+River'''Down The Mysterly River'''] by Bill Willingham
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Down+The+Mysterly+River'''Down The Mysterly River'''] by Bill Willingham
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Dragonsong'''Dragonsong'''] by Anne McCaffrey
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?El+Deafo'''El Deafo'''] by Cece Bell
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Emerald+Atlas'''The Emerald Atlas'''] by John Stephens
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Emerald+Atlas'''The Emerald Atlas'''] by John Stephens
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Escape+From+Mr.+Lemoncello's+Library'''Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library'''] by Chris Grabenstein
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Escape+From+Mr.+Lemoncello's+Library'''Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library'''] by Chris Grabenstein
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Everything+on+A+Waffle'''Everything on A Waffle'''] by Polly Horvath
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9?/tFlora+&+Ulysses:+The+Illuminated+Adventures/tflora/1%2C31%2C38%2CB/exact&FF=tflora+and+ulysses&1%2C4%2C '''Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures'''] by Kate DiCamillo
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Fourteenth+Goldfish'''The Fourteenth Goldfish'''] by Jennifer L. Holm
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Gone+Crazy+In+Alabama'''Gone Crazy In Alabama'''] by Rita Williams-Garcia
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Half+Magic'''Half Magic'''] by Edward Eager
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Half+Magic'''Half Magic'''] by Edward Eager
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Half-Minute+Horrors'''Half-Minute Horrors'''] by Susan Rich
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Half-Minute+Horrors'''Half-Minute Horrors'''] by Susan Rich
  
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Hobbit'''The Hobbit'''] by J.R.R. Tolkien
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=X&searcharg=t%3A+The+Hobbit+a%3A+J.R.R.+Tolkien&searchscope=9&sortdropdown=-&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=tThe+Hobbit '''The Hobbit'''] by J.R.R. Tolkien
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?How+To+Steal+A+Dog:+A+Novel'''How To Steal A Dog: A Novel'''] by Barbara O'Connor
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?How+To+Steal+A+Dog:+A+Novel'''How To Steal A Dog: A Novel'''] by Barbara O'Connor
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Lion+Boy'''Lion Boy'''] by Zizou Corder
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=X&searcharg=T%3A+A+Long+Walk+to+Water+a%3A+Linda+Sue+Park&searchscope=9&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=tA+Long+Walk+to+Water '''A Long Walk to Water'''] by Linda Sue Park
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Mysterious+Howling'''The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place: The Mysterious Howling'''] by Maryrose Wood
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Mysterious+Howling'''The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place: The Mysterious Howling'''] by Maryrose Wood
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?london+eye+mystery '''The London Eye Mystery'''] by Siobhan Dowd
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?london+eye+mystery '''The London Eye Mystery'''] by Siobhan Dowd
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Long+Walk+To+Water'''A Long Walk To Water'''] by Linda Sue Park
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Magic+Half'''The Magic Half'''] by Annie Barrows
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Magic+Half'''The Magic Half'''] by Annie Barrows
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Magician's+Elephant'''The Magician's Elephant'''] by Kate DiCamillo
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Magician's+Elephant'''The Magician's Elephant'''] by Kate DiCamillo
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?May+B.:+A+Novel'''May B.: A Novel'''] by Caroline Starr Rose
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Misadventures+of+the+Family+Fletcher'''The Misadventures of the Family Fletcher'''] by Dana Alison Levy
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Mr.+Lemoncello's+Library+Olympics '''Mr. Lemoncello's Library Olympics'''] by Chris Grabenstein
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Murder+For+Her+Majesty'''A Murder For Her Majesty'''] by Beth Hilgartner
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Murder+For+Her+Majesty'''A Murder For Her Majesty'''] by Beth Hilgartner
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=X&searcharg=t%3A+The+Night+Gardener++a%3A+Jonathan+Auxier&searchscope=9&sortdropdown=-&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=tThe+Night+Gardener '''The Night Gardener'''] by Jonathan Auxier
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Night+of+the+Howling+Dogs '''Night of the Howling Dogs'''] by Graham Salisbury
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Night+of+the+Howling+Dogs '''Night of the Howling Dogs'''] by Graham Salisbury
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Ninja+Librarians:+The+Accidental+Keyhand'''The Ninja Librarians: The Accidental Keyhand'''] by Jen Downey
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+One+And+Only+Ivan'''The One And Only Ivan'''] by Katherine Applegate
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+One+And+Only+Ivan'''The One And Only Ivan'''] by Katherine Applegate
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?One+Dog+and+His+Boy'''One Dog and His Boy'''] by Eva Ibbotson
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?One+Dog+and+His+Boy'''One Dog and His Boy'''] by Eva Ibbotson
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=X&searcharg=Out+Of+My+Mind+and+draper&searchscope=9&sortdropdown=-&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=tOut+Of+My+Mind'''Out of My Mind'''] by Sharon M. Draper
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Peter+Nimble+and+His+Fantastic+Eyes:+A+Story'''Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes: A Story'''] by Jonathan Auxier
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Roller+Girl'''Roller Girl'''] by Victoria Jamieson
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Rooftoppers'''Rooftoppers'''] by Katherine Rundell
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Rooftoppers'''Rooftoppers'''] by Katherine Rundell
  
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Savvy'''Savvy'''] by Ingrid Law
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9?/tSavvy/tsavvy/1%2C3%2C5%2CB/exact&FF=tsavvy&1%2C3%2C '''Savvy'''] by Ingrid Law
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Secret+Zoo'''The Secret Zoo'''] by Bryan Chick
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Secret+Zoo'''The Secret Zoo'''] by Bryan Chick
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Seer+of+Shadows'''The Seer of Shadows'''] by Avi
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+Seer+of+Shadows'''The Seer of Shadows'''] by Avi
  
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Shiloh'''Shiloh'''] by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=X&searcharg=t%3A+Shiloh++a%3A+Phyllis+Reynolds+Naylor&searchscope=9&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=tt%3A+Shiloh++a%3A+Phyllis+Reynolds+Naylor '''Shiloh'''] by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Small+As+An+Elephant'''Small As An Elephant'''] by Jennifer Richard Jacobson
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Small+As+An+Elephant'''Small As An Elephant'''] by Jennifer Richard Jacobson
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Star+in+the+Storm'''Star in the Storm'''] by Joan Hiatt Harlow
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Star+in+the+Storm'''Star in the Storm'''] by Joan Hiatt Harlow
  
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Theodosia+and+the+Serpents+of+Chaos'''Theodosia and the Serpents of Chaos'''] by R. L. La Fevers
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Stargirl'''Stargirl'''] by Jerry Spinelli
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9?/tTheodosia+and+the+Serpents+of+Chaos/ttheodosia+and+the+serpents+of+chaos/1%2C2%2C3%2CB/exact&FF=ttheodosia+and+the+serpents+of+chaos&1%2C2%2C '''Theodosia and the Serpents of Chaos'''] by R. L. La Fevers
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?the+thief+lord'''The Thief Lord'''] by Cornelia Funke
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?the+thief+lord'''The Thief Lord'''] by Cornelia Funke
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Three+Times+Lucky'''Three Times Lucky'''] by Sheila Turnage
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?time+stops+for+no+mouse'''Time Stops For No Mouse'''] by Michael Hoeye
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?time+stops+for+no+mouse'''Time Stops For No Mouse'''] by Michael Hoeye
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?walls+within+walls'''Walls Within Walls'''] by Maureen Sherry  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?walls+within+walls'''Walls Within Walls'''] by Maureen Sherry  
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[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?The+War+That+Saved+My+Life'''The War That Saved My Life'''] by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
  
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?the+white+giraffe'''The White Giraffe'''] by Lauren St. John
 
[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?the+white+giraffe'''The White Giraffe'''] by Lauren St. John
  
  
===Call 979-7151 x 3 or email tweens@jmrl.org to register!===  
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==Call 979-7151 x 3 or register on-line at www.jmrl.org==
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Revision as of 18:38, 12 January 2018

Article in Book Groups and Juvenile Fiction


Spine Crackers is a Tween Book Group for older elementary level readers ages 9- 12 at the Central Library.



We are currently reading:

When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead




Winter/Spring 2018

Fall 2017

Summer 2017


Other books we have read

11 Birthdays by Wendy Mass

100 Cupboards by N. D. Wilson

Absolutely Truly by Heather Vogel Frederick

Because of Mr. Terupt by Wendy Mass

Because of Winn Dixie by Kate DiCamillo

Beswitched by Kate Saunders

Bird in a Box by Andrea Davis Pinkney

Blue Jasmine by Kashmira Sheth

The Boundless by Kenneth Oppel

The Cavendish Home For Boys and Girls by Claire Legrand

The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau

Conch Bearer by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

Dog Friday by Hilary McKay

Dolphin Song by Lauren St. John

Down The Mysterly River by Bill Willingham

Dragonsong by Anne McCaffrey

El Deafo by Cece Bell

The Emerald Atlas by John Stephens

Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstein

Everything on A Waffle by Polly Horvath

Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures by Kate DiCamillo

The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer L. Holm

Gone Crazy In Alabama by Rita Williams-Garcia

Half Magic by Edward Eager

Half-Minute Horrors by Susan Rich

The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien

How To Steal A Dog: A Novel by Barbara O'Connor

Lion Boy by Zizou Corder

A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park

The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place: The Mysterious Howling by Maryrose Wood

Jeremy Fink And The Meaning Of Life by Wendy Mass

Jim Ugly by Sid Fleischman

The Kneebone Boy by Ellen Potter

The London Eye Mystery by Siobhan Dowd

A Long Walk To Water by Linda Sue Park

The Magic Half by Annie Barrows

The Magic Thief by Sarah Prineas

The Magician's Elephant by Kate DiCamillo

May B.: A Novel by Caroline Starr Rose

The Misadventures of the Family Fletcher by Dana Alison Levy

Mr. Lemoncello's Library Olympics by Chris Grabenstein

A Murder For Her Majesty by Beth Hilgartner

The Night Gardener by Jonathan Auxier

Night of the Howling Dogs by Graham Salisbury

The Ninja Librarians: The Accidental Keyhand by Jen Downey

The One And Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate

One Dog and His Boy by Eva Ibbotson

Out of My Mind by Sharon M. Draper

Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes: A Story by Jonathan Auxier

Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson

Rooftoppers by Katherine Rundell

Savvy by Ingrid Law

The Secret Zoo by Bryan Chick

The Seer of Shadows by Avi

Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor

Small As An Elephant by Jennifer Richard Jacobson

Star in the Storm by Joan Hiatt Harlow

Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli

Theodosia and the Serpents of Chaos by R. L. La Fevers

The Thief Lord by Cornelia Funke

Three Times Lucky by Sheila Turnage

Time Stops For No Mouse by Michael Hoeye

Tuesdays At the Castle by Jessica Day George

The Unsinkable Walker Bean by Aaron Renier

Walls Within Walls by Maureen Sherry

The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

The White Giraffe by Lauren St. John


Call 979-7151 x 3 or register on-line at www.jmrl.org