When home schooled farm girl When 12 year-old Steve Brixton, a When the Sudanese civil war reaches Piper reveals her ability to fly, she is fan of Bailey Brothers detective his village in 1985, 11 year-old Salva quickly taken to a secret novels, is mistaken for a real becomes separated from his family and government facility to be trained detective, he must elude librarians, must walk with other Dinka tribe with other exceptional kids, but she police, and the mysterious Mr. E members through southern Sudan, realizes that something is wrong and as he seeks a missing quilt Ethiopia, and Kenya in search of a safe As her 13th birthday nears, JoEllen begins working with brilliant and containing coded information. haven. decides to bring together her two Grades 4-6 wealthy Conrad to escape. separate lives - one as Joey, who enjoys weekends with her father on a farm, and another as Ellen, who Three lives merge as abuse and lives with her mother in a Cincinnati rescue bring them together to the apartment near her school friends. DiLima Stables. Two weeks after Billy’s father leaves his home in Alaska for the Yukon Runaway ferrets, former BFF drama- Territory to the gold fields his mother trauma, and one gigantic (and very suddenly dies of fever. Against the In parallel stories, Bone, an orphaned public) belly flop. No doubt about it, plan of being sent to live with realities dog, finds and loses a series of homes, While traveling to her aunt’s home by train In 1935, when her mother gets a job Callie’s summer was crummy. The Billy and his older sister, Edna, decide Molly, a family pet, helps Charlie and stagecoach, quiet Emily and her turtle, housekeeping for a woman who does only things keeping her afloat are dive to set out to make the grueling trek through the grief of his brother’s Rufus, team up with Jackson, fellow orphan not like kids, 11 year-old Turtle is practice with her dad and a top-secret over the mountains to Canada to find death, and lonely Henry pleads for a and troublemaker, to outsmart mean Uncle sent to stay with relatives she has Olympic dream. their father. dog of his own. Victor, who is after Emily’s inheritance. never met in far away Key West, FL. In the summer of 1968, after traveling from Brooklyn to Oakland, CA, to spend a month with the mother they When 13 year-old Logan and his family move into a run-down old Grades 6-9 barely know, Delphine and her two house in rural Virginia, he discovers a younger sisters arrive to a cold Considered by many to be mentally woman was murdered there and welcome as they discover that their retarded, a brilliant, impatient 5th becomes involved with his neighbor mother, a dedicated poet and printer, grader with cerebral palsy discovers Arthur in a dangerous investigation to 12 year-old Thaddeus, who considers Middle school student, Zach has an is resentful of the intrusion of their a technological device that will try to uncover the killer. it a duty to share his knowledge and uncanny ability to see and talk with visit and wants them to attend a allow her to speak for the first time. talent with others, refutes each of the ghosts. nearby Black Panther summer camp. charges which have sent him into “In- School Suspension” for the remainder of 7th grade. In 1973, when a renowned Canadian Nicknamed for his incredible behavioral psychologist pursues his swimming abilities, Fish, has gone 14 year-olds Raphael and Gardo team latest research project - an experiment 13 year-old Eric discovers there are 12-year-old Liam looks like he’s to the city to take a job as a courier up with a younger boy, Rat, to figure to determine whether chimpanzees consequences to not standing by and thirty. Stuck in an adult world, Liam for his uncle. Fish is waylaid by out the mysteries surrounding a bag can acquire advanced language skills- watching as the bully at his new school decides to flip things around. He pirates, who steal the package he’s Raphael finds during their daily life of he brings home a baby chimp named hurts people, but although school cons his way into being the adult carrying. He soon learns that it’s the sorting through trash in a third-world Zan and asks his 13 year-old son to officials are aware of the problem, Eric chaperone on the fist space ship to key to locating a legendary treasure. country’s dump. treat Zan like a little brother. may be the one with the solution. take civilians into space.