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Fish Girl

David Wiesner & Donna Jo Napoli

A young mermaid, called Fish Girl, in a boardwalk aquarium has a chance encounter with an ordinary girl. Their growing friendship inspires Fish Girl's longing for freedom, independence, and a life beyond the aquarium tank. Ages 10 to 12.

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Little Legends: The Great Troll Rescue

Tom Percival

Jack, Red, and Rapunzel couldn't be happier with their decision to welcome new-kid Anansi to their group of friends. So when Anansi receives a note from his mother asking for help breaking the curse that has turned her into a troll, the whole group is ready to lend a helping hand. But when Red's trusting nature leads to the capture of Anansi's mom-along with all of her friends-the crew gets into a scrape they're not sure they can escape. Ages 7 to 10.

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Lucia the Luchadora

Cynthia Leonor Garza

Lucía zips through the playground in her cape just like the boys, but when they tell her “girls can’t be superheroes,” suddenly she doesn’t feel so mighty. That’s when her beloved abuela reveals a dazzling secret: Lucía comes from a family of luchadoras. Cloaked in a flashy new disguise, Lucía returns as a recess sensation! But when confronted with a case of injustice, she must decide if she can fight for what is right, even if it means breaking the sacred rule of never revealing her identity. Ages 3 to 7.

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Middle School: Escape to Australia

James Patterson and Martin Chatterton

After winning a school-wide art competition, Rafe sets off to Australia on an adventure, but he soon finds himself facing unwelcoming host-siblings, torturous temperatures, and animals ready to sting him or eat him alive all around. So with the help of some new misfit friends, Rafe sets out to show everyone what he does best: create utter mayhem! Ages 8 to 12.

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Noisy Night

Mac Barnett

It's a noisy night in this city building! The residents of each floor can hear their neighbors above them, and are wondering what's going on above their heads. Climb floor by floor and page by page to find out whose singing, dancing, cheering, and cooing are keeping a grumpy old man awake. Ages 4 to 8.

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