Desperate to return home while staying with her aunt, Laura finds a puppy and decides that if she can train the puppy to become a therapy dog, she might be allowed to visit her parents - and then maybe things will go back to the way they should be.
The final book in Max Brooks's official Minecraft trilogy, details the story of two stranded heroes whose block-breaking expedition lands them squarely in the middle of a conflict that only they can resolve.
Witnessing the devastation caused by the poison tide, Roz the wild robot sets out to stop it in order to save her island and everything she loves, encountering amazing geological formations and incredible creatures along the way.
To get her life back and escape the darkness, shadow bruja Ren Santiago makes a deal with Ixtab, queen of Xibalba, and to accomplish the queen's task without magic, she must recognize the power that's always been inside her.
Sixth grader Andy Zhou grapples with fitting in, befriends a bully, drifts apart from his childhood best friend, and gets to know grandparents who have just moved from Shanghai to live with his family.
Heidi is settling in at Broomsfield Academy. She and Melanie are trying to get along and Heidi is getting used to her classes, all her new friends, and her very first crush, Hunter! The problem is: Hunter is really popular. How will Heidi get him to notice her? Her friends tell her to just be herself, but that sounds so boring! After all, Heidi is a witch-in-training. What good is having magic if you can't use it? She knows she can find the perfect love spell to make Hunter fall in love with her. What could possibly go wrong?
Have you ever awakened from a dream and thought, what was that?! A platypus waddling through my school while singing the word farfanoogle? That dream was performed by a dream theatre, and this is the story of one such place: The Lunarian Grand. The Lunarian is a magical theatre with a mind of its own. The theatre's troupe call themselves the Dreamatics, and together they grow sets from seeds, sew costumes that can change an actor's shape. Each night when Luna goes to sleep, they produce her dreams: of memories, family, and her beloved dog. When something devastating happens in Luna's waking life, the theatre falls under new management in the form of the Bad Dreams. Now it's up to a loyal stagehand named Dormir and the Dreamatics to put things right and restore balance in their world and in Luna's.
While investigating a series of old, spooky photos of a seemingly transparent boy for their friend Ree, who lives above a funeral home, best friends Colin and Neveah follow the clues to solve this mystery from the Great Depression.
Coming back from the dead after a tragic accident, Shane is pulled into a dark world where the evil Nightmare King collects children and keeps them as treasure, forcing him to hold onto the good in himself long enough to destroy the King.
While playing an old fantasy videogame, Ash encounters Ruby, who seems far more than a pre-programmed side character, and together they discover she's a sentient AI originally designed as a weapon, trapping them both in deadly game that blurs the lines between real and virtual.
Plagued by strange flashes of memory that don't belong to them while, at the same time, their own memories begin to fade, Reef, who is trying to remember his late mother, and Theo, who discovers a newfound sense of freedom, must discover what's happening before it's too late.
Twelve-year-old Indian-American Pandita Paul plans to spend her summer break writing in her favorite secret space - the abandoned mansion across the street, but when the town announces the old home will be demolished, Pandita must find her voice in order to give her community hope.
Gilbert's visit to his injured brother takes a haunting turn when he discovers a mysterious satchel of cassette tapes containing chilling stories that seem to hold the key to saving his brother, but he may be opening a door to something much, much worse.
While attending Baskerville Hall, a secret school for extraordinarily gifted children, Arthur Conan Doyle and his friends (and enemies) are invited into the Clover, an illustrious social club that requires them to pass three tests, an endeavor that leads them on a dangerous adventure.
Secretly building an airplane to help with disaster relief, daughter of survivalists Gerty gets some unexpected help from Hayes, who has his own problems, and while flying off into danger, the duo realize they can't escape their roots, which could be the key to their survival.
During the summer before seventh grade, Sage meets Freddy, a new kid who truly gets her, and together they reflect on missing the things that get left behind as time moves on, living in the moment and supporting each other in times of need.
With Area 51 in danger from a hunk of space junk - a giant toilet - headed straight for the base, Sky Patel-Baum and her friends must expose a traitor in their midst to get out of this stinky situation.
Starting a new boarding school that has secret classes for witches-in-training, Heidi Heckelbeck is super excited until she discovers her roommate is her old rival, Melanie Maplethorpe, who is also less than thrilled, which leads to an epic prank war and magical mayhem.
Filomena, along with her Snow Country pals, sets off to find The League of the Seven - a group of fearless warriors devoted to fighting the ogres at any cost - in a last ditch effort to save the land from Queen Olga's clutches.
Petra Luna (The Barefoot Dreams of Petra Luna) is in America, having escaped the Mexican Revolution and the terror of the Federales. Now that they are safe, Petra and her family can begin again, in this country that promises so much. Still, twelve-year-old Petra knows that her abuelita, little sister, and baby brother depend on her to survive. She leads her family from a smallpox-stricken refugee camp on the Texas border to the buzzing city of San Antonio, where they work hard to build a new life. And for the first time ever, Petra has a chance to learn to read and write. Yet Petra wants more - isn't that what the revolution is about? Her strength and courage will be tested like never before as she fights for herself, her family, and her dreams.
On a mission to Palmara to help all magical creatures return to the human world, Jaxon and his friends must cross an enchanted bridge connecting the two realms that belongs to an unlikely ally they aren't sure they can trust.
When mysterious, unnatural sandstorms start appearing around the Desert, Barclay and his fellow classmates at the University of Al Faradh search for answers in an exclusive, magical library that appears out of nowhere.
While in Malibu with his girlfriend Summer, Teddy Fitzroy helps the head vet from FunJungle investigate a blown-up whale and the theft of tons of beach sand, determined to uncover the truth in a glittering world where nothing is as it seems.
When his ingestible knowledge jellybeans go missing right before his training with the secret agency known as the Consortium is about to start, Jake McQuade, the smartest kid in the universe, must solve this mystery fast while thwarting a high-tech heist. Simultaneous eBook.
In 2193, 12-year-old Zola wonders if she's been wrong about everything in her life when she receives a mysterious note that leads her to a shocking discovery and reveals her seemingly perfect utopian world is covering up a dark reality.
To fulfill their destinies as Dragon Speakers, the panda triplets must find their way back to each other and face their greatest fears to stop Sunset's nefarious plans for taking over the Bamboo Kingdom.
To save his Uncle Horatio from an enchanted sleeping spell cast by the Alchemist, book smuggler Milo Bolt, ready to be the hero of his own story, ends up at the magical treehouse of the Alchemist's sworn enemy to find the cure.
Embarking on a perilous journey to find their beloved mother, friend, and guardian, Elsinore the swan, who has disappeared, three brave beaver kits come to the rescue of innocent animals being held against their will for evil purposes.
Cut off from his friends and banished to the desolate frontier town of Glassblower's Gulch, which is run by a ruthless sheriff who has banned dragons, Abel is determined to be a model citizen until he discovers a baby wyvern who won't survive without his help.
Arriving at theater camp and looking forward to putting her comedy skills to good use, Jacky Hart realizes she's way out of her depth, but with the help of some new friends, sets out to earn her place in the spotlight.
Portico Reeves, or Stuntboy the greatest superhero people have never heard of, tries to manage his frets and navigate his new normal with divorced parents, bullies in his building, and a newfound friend.
While trying to track down the owner of a lost wallet, Ben Yokoyama seeks guidance from five perplexing fortune cookies while battling a librarian bent on revenge, a terrifying toilet and gaining a new appreciation for ducks, cardamom and his best friend, Janet.
In this thrilling sequel to Nightbooks, Alex is forced to complete a scary story each night when the witch who held him captive enters his dreams in a new way, plunging him into a nightmare - literally.