To avoid his boarding school bullies, a loner hides in a grandfather clock at the beginning of Casper Tock and the Everdark Wings (Aladdin, $17.99). When Casper steps out of his hiding place he finds himself in another realm where he helps free the Unmapped Kingdoms and finds friendship. Fast-paced and fun, this is the start of a new fantasy series by author Abi Elphinstone. Ages 9-12. Maria Salvadore

 

 

 

 

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Published: Aladdin - January 7th, 2020

A summer camp project becomes so much more when five kids team up to find a lost treasure. This is no ordinary treasure hunt—after all, nothing is ordinary in Windrose Valley. With Francesco Sedita and Prescott Seraydarian’s tight plotting and deliciously spooky illustrations by Steve Hamaker, The Pathfinders Society: Mystery of the Moon Tower (Viking, $12.99) will delight fans of mystery and adventure. Ages 8-12. Elli Bloomberg

 

 

 

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ISBN: 9780425291870
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - April 21st, 2020

The year 1968 was one of the most fraught, tumultuous years in recent U.S. history. But when sisters Delphine, Vonetta and Fern hop on a plane to Oakland, CA, they’re not concerned with social issues but with re-uniting with their mother. They haven’t seen her since she abandoned them and moved across the country, and will spend One Crazy Summer (Harper Collins, $6.99) getting to know her and uncovering the secrets of their pasts. Rita Williams-Garcia’s award-winning novel is an engaging journey through histories both political and familial. Ages 11-13
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ISBN: 9780060760908
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Published: Quill Tree Books - December 27th, 2011

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