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  •  Cover image Diary of a Wimpy Kid: No Brainer

    Diary of a Wimpy Kid - No Brainer

    by Jeff Kinney Year Published: 2023 Graphic Novel

    From the jacket:

    "Up until now, middle school hasn’t exactly been a joyride for Greg Heffley. So when the town threatens to close the crumbling building, he’s not too broken up about it.

    But when Greg realizes this means he’s going to be sent to a different school than his best friend, Rowley Jefferson, he changes his tune. Can Greg and his classmates save their school before it’s shuttered for good? Or is this the start of a whole new chapter for Greg?"

    Check this out at our library in January!

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  •  Hummingbird Book Jacket image

    Hummingbird

    by Natalie Lloyd Year Published: 2022 Fiction

    From the jacket:

    "Twelve-year-old homeschooled Olive is tired of being seen as “fragile” just because she has osteogenesis imperfecta (otherwise known as brittle bone disease) so she’s thrilled when she finally convinces her overprotective parents to let her attend Macklemore Elementary. Olive can’t wait to go to a traditional school and make the friends she’s always longed for, until a disastrous first day dashes her hopes of ever fitting in.

    Then Olive hears whispers about a magical, wish-granting hummingbird that supposedly lives near Macklemore. It’ll be the solution to all her problems! If she can find the bird and prove herself worthy, the creature will make her most desperate, secret wish come true.

    When it becomes clear that she can’t solve the mystery on her own, Olive teams up with some unlikely allies who help her learn the truth about the bird. And on the way, she just might learn that our fragile places lead us to the most wonderful magic of all . . ."

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  • Cover of the Graphic Novel, Squished

    Squished

    by Megan Wagner Lloyd and Michelle Mee Nutter Year Published: 2023 Graphic Novel

    From the jacket:

    "Eleven-year-old Avery Lee loves living in Hickory Valley, Maryland.  She loves her neighborhood, school, and end-of-summer fair she always goes to with her two best friends.  But she's tired of feeling squished by her six siblings! They're too noisy and chaotic and the younger kids love her a little too much.  All Avery wants is her own room - her ownspace to be alone and make art.  So she's furious when Theo, her grumpy older brother, gets his own room instead, and her wild baby brother, Max, moves into the room she already shares with her clinging sister Pearl! Avery hatches a plan to finally get her own room, all while trying to get Max to sleep at night, navigating changes in her friendships, and working on an art entry for the fair. And when Avery finds out that her family might move across the country, things get even more complicated."

     

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