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Summer Book Prizes
Prize books for Summer Reading online activities. Enter online through Aug. 17. Winners will be posted and contacted to choose a prize book from this list.
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  Cover Art: Butterflies & Caterpillars Berger, Melvin
Butterflies & Caterpillars
Asks readers a true-or-false question about the physical characteristics, diet, or behavior of butterflies or caterpillars that the reader can find the answer to by turning the page.
46 p. 2008
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Invisible Stanley Brown, Jeff
Invisible Stanley
One morning, after a terrible storm, Stanley's family discovers that Stanley is invisible.
87 p. 2003
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Biscuit Plays Ball Capucilli, Alyssa Satin
Biscuit Plays Ball
Biscuit is excited to be at the ball game, but no dogs are allowed to play. Can the determined puppy find a way to join in the fun?
28 p. 2012
Easy Reader
  Cover Art: Out at Second Christopher, Matt
Out at Second
When a key player on the Grizzlies' baseball team is hit on the head by a ball while practicing with his friends, they must decide whether to keep his injury a secret even after he starts behaving strangely.
134 p. 2011
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Watch Out! : the World's Most Dangerous Creatures Clarke, Ginjer L.
Watch Out! : the World's Most Dangerous Creatures
A collection of profiles of some of the world's deadliest animals includes coverage of the king cobra's ability to kill an elephant with one venomous bite and the blue-ringed octopus that develops bright markings when it feels threatened.
47 p. 2012
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Trouble-maker Clements, Andrew
Trouble-maker
When his older brother gets in serious trouble, sixth-grader Clay decides to change his own mischief-making ways, but he cannot seem to shake his reputation as a troublemaker.
140 p. 2011
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Mighty Miss Malone Curtis, Christopher Paul.
The Mighty Miss Malone
With love and determination befitting the "world's greatest family," twelve-year-old Deza Malone, her older brother Jimmie, and their parents endure tough times in Gary, Indiana, and later Flint, Michigan during the Great Depression.
307 p. 2012
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Spider-Man and Captain America. Stars Stripes and Spiders Dezago, Todd
Spider-Man and Captain America. Stars Stripes and Spiders
Spider-Man and Captain America join forces to battle the ghastly Grey Gargoyle.
24 p. 2006
Children's Graphic Novel
  Cover Art: Mercy Watson : Something Wonky this Way Comes DiCamillo, Kate
Mercy Watson : Something Wonky this Way Comes
Mr. and Mrs. Watson and their porcine wonder, Mercy, are off to the Bijou Drive-In. What will happen when the Lincoln Sisters, Frank, Stella, and a gaggle of familiar characters get the same idea for a night out?
86 p. 2009
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: NBA All-stars Fawaz, John
NBA All-stars
Find out what makes these six NBA players All-Stars: Kobe Bryant, Chris Paul, Kevin Durant, LeBron James, Dwight Howard and Carmelo Anthony.
32 p. 2013
Children's Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Gulliver in Lilliput Findlay, Lisa
Gulliver in Lilliput
On a voyage in the South Seas, an Englishman finds himself shipwrecked in Lilliput, a land of people only six inches high.
48 p. 2010
Easy Reader
  Cover Art: Yucky Worms French, Vivian
Yucky Worms
While helping Grandma in the garden, a child learns about the important role of the earthworm in helping plants grow.
28 p. 2010
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Rotten Ralph Helps Out Gantos, Jack
Rotten Ralph Helps Out
Sarah's cat Rotten Ralph tries to help her create a school project based on ancient Egypt, but he is more of a hindrance than a help.
48 p. 2012
Easy Reader
  Cover Art: Trains! Goodman, Susan E.
Trains!
Introduces the history of trains, from the nineteenth-century steam locomotives that bridged the American East and West to the Japanese "pusher" commuter trains and the Scottish train used as the Hogwarts Express in the "Harry Potter" films.
46 p. 2012
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Make Way for Dyamonde Daniel Grimes, Nikki
Make Way for Dyamonde Daniel
Spunky third-grader Dyamonde Daniel misses her old neighborhood, but when she befriends a boy named Free, another new student at school, she finally starts to feel at home.
74 p. 2009
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Junonia Henkes, Kevin
Junonia
The week of her tenth birthday, Alice and her parents go to Sanibel Island, Florida, just as they do every year, but this time some of the people who are always there are missing and some new people have come, which unsettles Alice, who wants things to be exactly the same as they alway are.
176 p. 2011
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Jackie's Wild Seattle Hobbs, Will.
Jackie's Wild Seattle
Fourteen-year-old Shannon and her little brother, Cody, spend the summer with their uncle, helping at a wildlife rescue center named Jacke's Wild Seattle.
200 p. 2003
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Extreme Babymouse Holm, Jennifer L.
Extreme Babymouse
It seems that everyone at school has taken up snowboarding, so Babymouse decides she must hit the slopes, too.
91 p. 2013
Children's Graphic Novel
  Cover Art: Penny Cai´da Del Cielo : Retrato De Una Familia Italoamericana Holm, Jennifer L.
Penny Cai´da Del Cielo : Retrato De Una Familia Italoamericana
RESUMEN: Conmovedora y multidimensional, esta novela relata la historia de Penny, una italoamericana de 11 an~os viviendo en Nueva Jersey en los an~os 50 que mira con anticipacio´n un verano lleno de helado de pecanas con mantequilla, natacio´n y be´isbol. Sin embargo, el idilio de Penny es interrumpido por varios eventos. Primero, su madre empieza a salir con el lechero. Entonces, el brazo de Penny se tranca en el escurridor de la lavadora. Finalmente, algunos detalles sobre la muerte de su padre, sobre el cual su familia ha rehusado hablar hasta este punto, empiezan a salir. Este cuento bien trazado describe elocuentemente las complejidades de la vida familiar.
252 p. 2009
Spanish Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Zeus and the Thunderbolt of Doom Holub, Joan
Zeus and the Thunderbolt of Doom
When ten-year-old Zeus is kidnapped, he discovers he can defend himself with a magical thunderbolt.
100 p. 2012
Children's Fiction Book
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