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Have you ever dreamed of traveling halfway around the world for summer vacation?  In the unusually named book Brother XII's Treasure, seven English boarding school friends have such an adventure.  One spring day in 1936, Ian, Sophie, Mark, Harriet, Molly, Leticia and Posy receive a  mysterious letter. Their Uncle Bert, aka Captain Gunn, wants them to spend the summer sailing the waters off British Colombia in his yacht. Their top secret mission is to find Brother XXI's treasure, eight mason jars filled with gold.

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Have you ever wondered what really happened in the labyrinth? Phillip W. Simpson’s Minotaur tells the story of the young Minotaur, Asterion, from birth. Asterion had it easy in the early stages of his life, living in King Minos’ palace and playing with his mother. He never met his supposed father, Minos, until Minos punished him for accidentally hurting his half-sister Phaedra. Asterion avoided Minos’ rage, and he was afraid that because Minos could not hurt him, he would take it out on his loved ones.

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The Bolds by Julian Clary is the story of a family of hyenas who pose as a human family because they think it will be fun. The Bolds try to fit in with the humans, and are so convincing that the humans around them do not know that the Bolds are hyenas. The Bolds are afraid that if the humans ever find out, they will be caught by animal control and be sent away. When they meet a pack of wild hyenas the Bolds realize the other hyenas are in trouble. They want to help, but can they without reavealing their secret to the world? 

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The main characters are Gorgon, Jake, Samantha and Charlie.

The quest to save their parents and KiraKu begins when Charlie comes flying in the window telling them they're in danger. Not one minute later, a huge flying komodo dragon crashes through the wall and chases them outside. Once outside, the komodo scratches their parents--poisoning them. The U.S army then takes Jake, Samantha and their parents into custody because they think they're a threat to the U.S.A. Gorgon is trying to destroy KiraKu, Samantha and Jake must stop him.

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The Ghost of Sephera continues the journey of Theodore and his friends as they attempt to save the world. In the first book, The Acolytes of Crane, they were drawn into an intergalactic war. In this second book, they are the key players in the battle of saving the galaxy.

 

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The Prince has just saved Cinderella from her evil stepmother. In the weeks following this traumatic experience, the Prince feels that Cinderella would benefit from studying with the Fairy Godmothers of the Four Directions. On this journey, Cinderella must face her past, present, and future to gain confidence, courage, patience, and the attributes of a princess. What are these challenges? Read to find out.

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Ruffleclaw is a red monster that lives under a toolsheld in Tommy's backyard. Ruffleclaw is tired of eating bugs, so he decides to explore the nearby house inhabited by humans.  He proceeds to eat everything in the young human's (Tommy) fridge. When Ruffleclaw is discovered, it is up to Tommy to keep him safe.  

Can Tommy teach Ruffleclaw how to behave so he can keep him a secret from his family? Or will Ruffleclaw be discovered? 

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The Acolytes of Crane is about a boy named Theodore Crane. Theo is coping with the trauma of growing up with an abusive father. He is a typical boy, alternating between pulling immature pranks and acting mature for his age.

 

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When 17-year-old Zach Ryan gets picked as the new drummer in a popular local band, he quickly learns about the challenges that come with life on the road during their summer tour. Playing in small venues, the band Bad Habit deals with a bar brawl and a manager who won't pay them.

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