Jack and Rapunzel are back, this time finding Jack’s home city in the Wild West overtaken by the evil Blunderboar. Trouble follows the duo from Rapunzel’s Revenge to CALAMITY JACK (Bloomsbury, $14.99), a retelling of the classic tale of Jack and the Beanstalk. Accompanied by new friends Pru (a pixie) and Freddy (a journalist), Rapunzel and Jack will be lucky to survive Shyport’s current ordeal. Shannon, Dean, and Nathan Hale have done it again!Ages 8-14. JEH
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By Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, Nathan Hale (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781599903736
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Published: Bloomsbury USA Childrens - January 1st, 2010

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By Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, Nathan Hale (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781599902883
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Published: Bloomsbury USA Childrens - September 1st, 2008

The Galactic Security Agency’s special agent, MISSILE MOUSE (in The Star Crusher) (Scholastic, $10.99), needs to be a little more careful in his assignments. His boss tells him he’s not allowed to fly solo anymore and assigns him a partner for his newest mission: to save a GSA scientist from evil forces in space. But Missile Mouse’s new partner may not be who says he is – and this is only the beginning of our special agent’s problems. Cartoonist Jake Parker creates an adventurous, action-packed universe for Missile Mouse to save. Volume #2 will be available in January 2011. Ages 7 and up. JEH
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$10.99
ISBN: 9780545117159
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Published: Graphix - January 1st, 2010

In LUNCH LADY AND THE AUTHOR VISIT VENDETTA (Knopf, $5.99), a famous author, Lewis Scribson, visits Thompson Brook School. Lunch Lady and her sidekick Betty know something is wrong when the PE teacher goes missing and they suspect the visiting author is involved. The pair head for their secret headquarters behind the cafeteria refrigerator and, armed with high tech cooking gadgets, “serve justice while serving lunch.” Jarrett J. Krosoczka’s newest title will delight Lunch Lady’s fans. Click here to see more from this series. Ages 7-10. ESL
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$6.99
ISBN: 9780375860942
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - December 22nd, 2009

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