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June 2018

Running through Sprinklers By Michelle Kim

Summary:
Sara and Nadine have been like two halves of the same person, but when Nadine skips a grade and begins high school first, Sara must discover who she is without Nadine.

Genre: 5/6, Fiction
December 2016

Ryan Quinn and the Rebel's Escape By Ron McGee

Summary:
Ryan Quinn hopes his traveling days are over. The son of a United Nations worker, he has grown up in Europe, the Middle East, Asia, Africa, everywhere but home. He is finally settled at a great school in New York and is making friends when, suddenly, his world is turned upside down. Ryan is blindsided when his father disappears and his mother is abducted.

Genre: 5/6, Fiction
June 2018

Sandapalooza Shake-up By Chris Grabenstein

Summary:
In order to save the reputation of the Wonderland, P.T. and Gloria must find the culprit who stole a royal tiara from the hotel. Book 3 in the series.

Genre: 5/6, Fiction
April 2017

See You In The Cosmos By Jack Cheng

Summary:
Eleven-year-old Alex Petroski, along with his dog, Carl Sagan, makes big discoveries about his family on a road trip and he records it all on a golden iPod he intends to launch into space.

Genre: 5/6, Fiction
July 2018

See you on a Starry Night By Lisa Schroeder

Summary:
After Juliet, her newly separated mother, and her older sister move to Mission Beach, she receives an email inviting her to join the Starry Night Society and all she has to do is make someone else's wish come true.

Genre: 5/6, Fiction
September 2017

Side Tracked By Diana Harmon Asher

Summary:
Joseph Friedman spends most of his time avoiding the class bully until a teacher encourages him to join the school cross country team, and he meets Heather, a new student who's tough and athletic and refuses to be pushed around by anybody.

Genre: 5/6, Fiction
April 2017

Silo And The Rebel Raiders By V. Peyton

Summary:
A ten-year-old boy who can see the future is recruited by the Capitol to help keep the people safe.

Genre: 5/6, Fiction
September 2018

Smack Dab in the Middle of Maybe By Jo Watson Hackl

Summary:
When Cricket's Aunt Belinda accidentally forgets her in the grocery store, Cricket decides to run away once and for all. But Cricket has to stay close by because even though her mama hasn't been in touch since she disappeared, she'll surely come back. And Cricket has to be there when she does. Because she needs answers.

Genre: 5/6, Fiction
August 2018

So Done By Paula Chase

Summary:
When best friends Metai and Jamila are reunited after a summer apart, their friendship threatens to combust from the pressure of secrets, middle school, and looming auditions for a potentially life-changing new talented-and-gifted program

Genre: 5/6, Fiction
May 2017

Strangers In Atlantis By Matt Myklusch

Summary:
When reformed pirate Dean Seaborne is blackmailed into one last job, robbing a secret resort for globetrotting royals, he discovers the underwater kingdom of Atlantis, on the brink of civil war.

Genre: 5/6, Fiction
January 2018

Super Gifted By Gordon Korman

Summary:
A sequel to Ungifted follows the experiences of a boy whose incredibly high IQ and struggles with high expectations prompt his transfer into Donovan Curtis' school, where clashes with a competitive cheerleader and an alpha jock lead to unexpected popularity.

Genre: 5/6, Fiction
March 2017

Team Awkward By Katy Birchall

Summary:
If everything Anna does is going to be seen by more than 10 million people, then she's determined to find something that she's really good at. Everyone else seems to have a 'thing' - especially the new girl at school, who's been distracting Connor with their shared love of art. Luckily the school sports day is looming, and Anna is limbering up! What could go wrong?

Genre: 5/6, Fiction
March 2018

The 11:11 Wish By Kim Tomsic

Summary:
Megan Meyers has a foolproof plan to reinvent herself at her new school. Good-bye, nerd; hello, friend magnet! When she’s dared to make something exciting happen for Spirit Week, Megan wishes for “some magic” as her classroom’s cat clock chimes 11:11. But magic can be dangerous and Megan begins to wonder if wishing was such a "purrfect" idea.

Genre: 5/6, Biography
May 2018

The Alcatraz Escape By Jennifer Chambliss Bertman

Summary:
Book 3
Sleuthing duo Emily and James engage in a literary escape-room challenge on Alcatraz Island, but soon find that an invisible enemy is trying to sabotage the team at any cost.

Genre: 5/6, Fiction
February 2018

The Ambrose Deception By Emily Ecton

Summary:
Three Chicago students, Melissa, Wilf, and Bondi, are unlikely participants in a competition for a ten thousand-dollar scholarship, unaware that there is much more at stake.

Genre: 5/6, Fiction
June 2018

The Backward Season By Lauren Myracle

Summary:
Now that her sisters Natasha and Darya have had their turn, Ava Blok finally gets her Wishing Day. But after seeing the unintended consequences of the wishes her sisters made, she's not sure what to wish for. The only thing she's certain of is that it's her job to set things right.

Genre: 5/6, Fiction
May 2018

The Battle of Junk Mountain By Lauren Abbey Greenberg

Summary:
Twelve-year-old Shayne looks forward to spending her summers with her grandmother, but she is disappointed when her best friend is more interested in boys than making bracelets and her grandmother's hobby becomes a hoarding problem.

Genre: 5/6
May 2017

The Candymakers By Wendy Mass

Summary:
When four twelve-year-olds, including Logan, who has grown up never leaving his parents' Life Is Sweet candy factory, compete in the Confectionary Association's annual contest, they unexpectedly become friends and uncover secrets about themselves during the process

Genre: 5/6, Fiction
December 2016

The Charming Life of Izzy Malone By Lenny Lundquist

Summary:
Izzy Malone isn’t your typical sixth grader. She wears camouflage combat boots and tie dye skirts and she’d rather climb trees or shoot hoops than talk about boys and makeup. Thanks to those multiple trips to the Principal’s office, Izzy’s parents force her to enroll in Mrs. Whippie’s Charm School, or they won’t let her race in the Dandelion Falls annual pumpkin regatta.

Genre: 5/6, Fiction
December 2016

The Courage Test By James Preller

Summary:
Dragged along on his father's wilderness adventure that follows the trail of Lewis and Clark, young Will meets fascinating strangers and has courage-challenging experiences that are overshadowed by growing fears that something is not quite right.

Genre: 5/6, Fiction