Never Say Genius (The Genius Files, Book 2) by Dan Gutman

By Dan Gutman

Today is Coke and Pepsi McDonald's 13th birthday. Someone's out to ensure they by no means make it to 13 and a part.

Racing throughout America,
the twins will approximately be
BOILED ALIVE
in a major basket of french fries,
FROZEN TO DEATH
by soft-serve ice cream,
STAMPEDED
in a wild stadium riot,
KIDNAPPED
from a high-speed
roller coaster, and
WORST OF ALL
their mom and dad think
they're completely joking!

Will they live on? Will they defeat Archie Clone? Will they be dropped out of a helicopter onto the top of the Washington Monument? Will they ever say "genius"?

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Ellen Tebbits (Ellen & Otis, Book 1) by Beverly Cleary, Tracy Dockray

By Beverly Cleary, Tracy Dockray

Ellen Tebbits has a mystery that she'll by no means proportion with somebody. that's, till she meets Austine—and discovers that Austine has a similar mystery! quickly the women are most sensible buddies who do every little thing together—attending dance type, horseback using, and dodging pesky Otis Spofford. yet then Ellen does anything negative, and now Austine isn't chatting with her. Will Ellen be ready to turn out how sorry she actually is?

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Doctor Who and the Ark in Space by Ian Marter

By Ian Marter

The survivors of a devastated destiny Earth lie in suspended animation on a good satellite tv for pc. while Earth is secure back, they'll wake up. but if the physician, Sarah, and Harry arrive at the Terra Nova, they locate the platforms have failed and the people by no means woke. The Wirrrn Queen has infiltrated the satellite tv for pc, and laid her eggs inside of one of many sleepers. because the first of the people wake, they face an assault by means of the rising Wirrrn. yet no longer everyone seems to be what they appear, and the single manner the general practitioner can detect in actual fact by way of becoming a member of with the lifeless brain of the Wirrrn Queen. the cost of failure is the Doctor's loss of life, and the top of humanity! that includes the Fourth surgeon as performed by way of Tom Baker, and his partners Sarah Jane Smith and Harry Sullivan, this novel relies on a physician Who tale which was once initially broadcast from January 25-February 15, 1975.

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Wintersmith (Discworld, Book 35) (UK Edition) by Terry Pratchett

By Terry Pratchett

Tiffany Aching is a trainee witch — now operating for the heavily frightening pass over Treason. but if Tiffany witnesses the darkish Dance — the crossover from summer time to iciness — she does what not anyone has ever performed prior to and leaps into the dance. Into the oldest tale there ever is. And attracts the eye of the wintersmith himself.

As Tiffany-shaped snowflakes hammer down at the land, can Tiffany take care of the implications of her activities? regardless of the aid of Granny Weatherwax and the Nac Mac Feegle — the fightin’, thievin’ pictsies who're ready to put down their lives for his or her “big wee hag.”

Wintersmith is the 3rd name in an exuberant sequence crackling with power and humour. It follows The Wee loose Men.

From the Hardcover edition.

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Kyle's Island by Sally Derby

By Sally Derby

For way back to Kyle can be mindful, he spent summers at Gram's cottage at the lake—fishing all day, and striking out with the entire relatives. yet this 12 months is various. His father has moved out, his grandmother has died, and his mom is promoting the cottage simply because they can't have the funds for the upkeep.

Sally Derby takes readers to a small lake in Seventies Michigan, the place thirteen-year-old Kyle involves remember the fact that loss isn't ceaselessly, and that individuals are extra complex than they seem.

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The Detective's Assistant by Kate Hannigan

By Kate Hannigan

The excellent story of America's first ever lady detective and her lively niece!

Eleven-year-old Nell Warne arrives on her aunt's doorstep lugging a heavy sack of sorrows. If her Aunt Kate rejects her, it's the depressing domestic for the Friendless.

Luckily, canny Nell makes herself imperative to Aunt Kate...and not only by way of assisting out with loved ones chores. For Aunt Kate is the first-ever lady detective hired by means of the mythical Pinkerton Detective corporation. And Nell has a knack for the type of shut listening and impressive motion that made Pinkerton detectives well-known in Civil War-era the United States. With large, nation-changing occasions simmering within the history, Nell makes use of talents new and previous to discover truths approximately her prior and remedy mysteries within the present.

Based at the outstanding real tale of Kate Warne, this fast paced event recounts feats of bold and danger...including saving the lifetime of Abraham Lincoln!

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Mystery in Mayan Mexico (Eddie Red Undercover, Book 2) by Marcia Wells

By Marcia Wells

Now that he has turn into the NYPD's youngest crime-solving hero, Eddie purple and his ally Jonah are able to sit back on a relatives holiday to Mexico. but if Eddie's father is falsely accused of stealing, what they locate is one other advanced secret. Can Eddie – together with his creative expertise and photographic reminiscence – and Jonah discover clues and seize the genuine criminal in time? "Fast-paced, humorous, and a yes pleaser for Cam Jansen Grads" (Kirkus), the Eddie pink sequence stars a hero worthy rooting for.

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