The Fourteenth Goldfish

By Jennifer L. Holm

Believe within the attainable . . . with this New York Times bestseller through three-time Newbery Honor winner Jennifer L. Holm.
 
Galileo. Newton. Salk. Oppenheimer. technology can swap the realm . . . yet can it cross too far?
 
Eleven-year-old Ellie hasn't ever cherished swap. She misses 5th grade. She misses her outdated ally. She even misses her dearly departed goldfish. Then at some point an odd boy indicates up. He’s bossy. He’s cranky. And weirdly adequate . . . he appears to be like much like Ellie’s grandfather, a scientist who’s regularly been somewhat passionate about immortality. might this gawky teen quite be Grandpa Melvin? Has he eventually chanced on the key to everlasting youth?
 
With a lighthearted contact and many humor, Jennifer Holm celebrates the beauty of technology and explores attention-grabbing questions on lifestyles and loss of life, family members and friendship, immortality . . . and chance. search for specific NEW fabric within the paperback—including Ellie’s gallery of scientists and different STEM-appropriate features.
 
“Warm, witty, and wise.” —The big apple Times
 
* “Written in a fresh, crisp variety, with vigorous discussion and wit, this hugely available novel will discover a prepared audience.” —Booklist, Starred
 
* “Top-notch middle-grade fiction.” —Publishers Weekly, Starred
 
* “Ellie’s memorable trip into the realm of technological know-how will motivate readers to discover the area round them and rejoice the possible.” —Shelf Awareness, Starred
 
“Awesomely unusual and startlingly true-to-life. It makes you ask yourself what’s possible.” —Rebecca Stead, Newbery Medal–winning writer of When You achieve Me

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What Happened at Midnight

By Franklin W. Dixon

Frank and Joe race opposed to time to retrieve a scientist’s top-secret invention prior to thieves get their fingers on it. however the younger detectives quickly observe that they're enthusiastic about a secret a long way higher in scope than simply safeguarding the discovery. while Joe is abducted, this incident begins Frank of on a chase that can finish disastrously for him and his associates.

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The Copernicus Legacy: The Forbidden Stone

By Tony Abbott

Bestselling writer Tony Abbott's epic new center grade sequence, the Copernicus Legacy, starts off with The Forbidden Stone, an exhilarating experience filled with puzzles, intrigue, and motion. fanatics of Rick Riordan and Ridley Pearson will love this primary ebook in an exhilarating sequence that takes the reader all around the globe in a race to discover items of a mysterious hidden past—before it is too late.

Wade, Lily, Darrell, and Becca fly from Texas to Germany for the funeral of an previous kin good friend. yet rather than simply paying their respects, they finally end up on a deadly, miraculous quest to liberate an old, guarded mystery which can damage the destiny of the world.

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The Masked Monkey (Hardy Boys, No. 51)

By Franklin W. Dixon

Frank and Joe are referred to as upon to discover a filthy rich industrialist’s son who has mysteriously disappeared. the one clue within the case leads the 2 younger detectives to South the United States, the place the intrigues of evil adversaries nearly expense them their lives. simply via their braveness and perseverance do the Hardys remedy one of many hardest instances they've got ever tackled.

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The Amphiblets

Professor Snipes is a loopy, warp-minded scientist who believes he's on par with God. After acting a diabolical scan, he's ultimately thrilled to work out the result of his endeavours and proudly names his most modern undertaking -The Amphiblets. Triplets, Riley, Ed and should, are half human, half amphibian, and feature been saved hidden from society all through their lives, besides a gradual vast known as Hugo. afterward a sad demise reasons the men to grieve for his or her misplaced brother. As snippets of fact from their prior are exposed, they're compelled to depart the sanctuary in their domestic and flee into the unknown. How will the amphibious brothers fare on this planet past with no the professor’s help and safeguard? discover during this technology fiction novel established within the actual global.

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Countdown to Terror (The Hardy Boys Casefiles, Book 28)

By Franklin W. Dixon

Outdated enemies consistently occur on the mistaken time.

Frank and Joe fly to Halifax, Canada, to take a look at an assurance rip-off. yet as they go away the airport their automobile is sprayed with bullets. quickly the brother detectives notice they're #1 on somebody's hit list.

First a pal in their father's is heavily harm in a bomb blast. Then considered one of their suspects lands up useless. What began as a white-collar crime has develop into an all-out battle. And except the younger sleuths tune down the beautiful mystery in the back of the vicious assaults -- they'll be crossing the border in a physique bag....

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The Secret of the Lost Tunnel (Hardy Boys, Book 29)

Tricky assignments are not anything new to the Hardy boys and this one who takes them to the Deep South is very demanding. Their venture: to vindicate a long-dead accomplice basic, disgraced throughout the Civil warfare simply because he was once accused of stealing hidden gold belonging to a bank.  Skillfully warding off booby traps and flying bullets, the lads persevere of their perilous quest. The laborious seek is stuffed with surprises that might thrill all fanatics of the Hardy boys.

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Dreamland (A Riley Bloom Book)

In Dreamland, the 3rd ebook in Alyson Noël's liked younger grownup sequence, Riley Bloom's discovering that the afterlife could be a lonely position whilst all you do is specialize in paintings. So she is going to where the place desires ensue, hoping to discover how to touch her sister, Ever. She meets the director, who tells her in regards to the how one can ship desires. As a Dream Jumper, someone can leap right into a dreamer's dream, percentage a message, and take part. As a Dreamweaver, a whole dream will be created in a studio and despatched to the dreamer. yet Dreamweaving was once outlawed a long time in the past, and the studio was once boarded up. considering it is her in simple terms method to achieve out to her sister, Riley is going looking for the outdated studio. There she unearths a ghost boy, who is been developing and sending nightmares to humans for years. that allows you to cease him and achieve out to Ever, Riley goes to need to confront and conquer her personal fears.

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