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  Cover Art: Guinness World Records 2014 Guinness World Records 2014
Guinness World Records 2014 is crammed with new and updated records, and never-before-seen photography.
2013
Adult Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: William Shakespeare's Star Wars : Verily a New Hope Doescher, Ian
William Shakespeare's Star Wars : Verily a New Hope
A retelling of Star wars in the style of Shakespeare, in which a wise Jedi knight, an evil Sith lord, a beautiful captive princess, and a young hero coming of age reflect the valor and villainy of the Bard's greatest plays.
2013
Adult Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Weird Minnesota : Your Travel Guide to Minnesota's Local Legends and Best Kept Secrets Dregni, Eric
Weird Minnesota : Your Travel Guide to Minnesota's Local Legends and Best Kept Secrets
Hail Minnesota for its strange sites, bizarre history, and peculiar folks!
2006
Adult Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: The Familiars Epstein, Adam Jay
The Familiars
A scrappy alley cat named Aldwyn passes himself off as a magical animal companion to Jack, a young wizard in training, but must convince his fellow "familiars" that he is authentic.
2010
Children's Fiction Book
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  Cover Art: The Land of the Silver Apples Farmer, Nancy
The Land of the Silver Apples
After escaping from the Sea of Trolls, the apprentice bard Jack plunges into a new series of adventures, traveling underground to Elfland and uncovering the truth about his little sister Lucy.
2007
Children's Fiction Book FARMER
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  Cover Art: Eleven Giff, Patricia Reilly
Eleven
When Sam, who can barely read, discovers an old newspaper clipping just before his eleventh birthday, it brings forth memories from his past, and, with the help of a new friend at school and the castle they are building for a school project, his questions are eventually answered.
2008
Children's Fiction Book GIFF
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  Cover Art: Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library Grabenstein, Chris
Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library
Twelve-year-old Kyle gets to stay overnight in the new town library, designed by his hero (the famous gamemaker Luigi Lemoncello), with other students but finds that come morning he must work with friends to solve puzzles in order to escape.
2013
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Found Haddix, Margaret Peterson
Found
When thirteen-year-olds Jonah and Chip, who are both adopted, learn they were discovered on a plane that appeared out of nowhere, full of babies with no adults on board, they realize that they have uncovered a mystery involving time travel and two opposing forces, each trying to repair the fabric of time.
2008
Children's Fiction Book HADDIX
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  Cover Art: The Goose Girl Hale, Shannon
The Goose Girl
On her way to marry a prince she's never met, Princess Anidori is betrayed by her guards and her lady-in-waiting and must become a goose girl to survive until she can reveal her true identity and reclaim the crown that is rightfully hers.
2005
Teen Fiction Book HALE
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  Cover Art: Bunnicula : a Rabbit-tale of Mystery Howe, Deborah
Bunnicula : a Rabbit-tale of Mystery
Though scoffed at by Harold the dog, Chester the cat tries to warn his human family that their foundling baby bunny must be a vampire.
1979
Children's Fiction Book
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  Cover Art: One for the Murphys Hunt, Lynda Mullaly
One for the Murphys
Carley is sent to live with a foster family and struggles with opening herself up to their love.
2012
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Redwall Jacques, Brian
Redwall
When the peaceful life of ancient Redwall Abbey is shattered by the arrival of the evil rat Cluny and his villainous hordes, Matthias, a young mouse, determines to find the legendary sword of Martin the Warrior which, he is convinced, will help Redwall's inhabitants destroy the enemy.
1986
Children's Fiction Book
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  Cover Art: The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate Kelly, Jacqueline
The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate
In central Texas in 1899, eleven-year-old Callie Vee Tate is instructed to be a lady by her mother and studies the natural world with her grandfather, the latter of which leads to an important discovery.
2009
Children's Fiction Book
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  Cover Art: Icefall Kirby, Matthew J.
Icefall
Princess Solveig and her siblings are trapped in a hidden fortress awaiting news of the king's victory in battle, but as they wait for winter's end and the all-encompassing ice to break, acts of treachery make it clear that a traitor lurks in their midst.
2011
Children's Fiction Book
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  Cover Art: The Adventures of a South Pole Pig Kurtz, Chris
The Adventures of a South Pole Pig
Flora the pig ditches the sedentary life on the farm for an adventure in Antarctica, where she escapes the knife and lives her dream of pulling a sled with a team of dogs.
2013
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Limit Landon, Kristen
The Limit
When his family exceeds its legal debt limit, thirteen-year-old Matt is sent to the Federal Debt Rehabilitation Agency workhouse, where he discovers illicit activities are being carried out using the children who have been placed there.
2010
Children's Fiction Book LANDON
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  Cover Art: Savvy Law, Ingrid
Savvy
Recounts the adventures of Mibs Beaumont, whose thirteenth birthday has revealed her "savvy", a magical power unique to each member of her family, just as her father is injured in a terrible accident.
2008
Children's Fiction Book
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  Cover Art: Fairest Levine, Gail Carson
Fairest
In a land where beauty and singing are valued above all else, Aza eventually comes to reconcile her unconventional appearance and her magical voice and learns to accept herself for who she truly is.
2006
Children's Fiction Book LEVINE
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  Cover Art: 11 Birthdays Mass, Wendy
11 Birthdays
Amanda and Leo always celebrate their birthdays together but after a falling out on their tenth, peculiar things begin to happen as the day of their 11th birthday begins to repeat itself over and over again.
2009
Children's Fiction Book MASS
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  Cover Art: The Candymakers Mass, Wendy
The Candymakers
When four twelve-year-olds, compete in the Confectionary Association's annual contest, they unexpectedly become friends and uncover secrets about themselves during the process.
2010
Children's Fiction Book
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