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The Adventures of Captain Underpants: Color Edition
by Dav Pilkey

George likes to write. Harold likes to draw. They figure all superheroes look like they're wearing underpants, and so a new comic-book superhero is born. And this one's got Wedgie Power! The boys are just as creative in real life.

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Hard Luck
Series: Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book #8
by Jeff Kinney

Greg Heffley's on a losing streak. His best friend, Rowley Jefferson, has ditched him, and finding new friends in middle school is proving to be a tough task. To change his fortunes, Greg decides to take a leap of faith and turn his decisions over to chance.

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Superworm
by Julia Donaldson Illustrated by Axel Scheffler
A wacky and fun new adventure from Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, starring a truly unforgettable hero!

Toad in trouble? Beetle in a jam? Never fear -- Superworm is here! And he's wiggling to the rescue!
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Sidekicks
by Dan Santat

Look up in the sky! It's a bold new graphic novel about superhero pets!

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Hardcover Graphic Novels : $17.49

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Superfudge
by Judy Blume

The unstoppable Farley Drexel Hatcher — better known as Fudge — is back with more adventures and sidesplitting hijinks. Even though this is the sequel to Judy Blume's Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing, this book can be read on its own.

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Magic Pickle: Graphic Novel
Series: Magic Pickle, Book #1
by Scott Morse Illustrated by Scott Morse

The full-color graphic novel version of the Magic Pickle legend!

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How to Eat Fried Worms
by Thomas Rockwell Illustrated by Emily Arnold McCully

Because of a bet, Billy is in the uncomfortable position of having to eat fifteen worms in fifteen days.

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Frindle
by Andrew Clements Illustrated by Brian Selznick

Fifth grader Nick Allen knows just how to make school more cool . In third grade, he transformed Miss Deaver's room into a tropical paradise with some paper palm trees and a sandy beach. In fourth grade, he taught his classmates to mimic the high-pitched calls of blackbirds.

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Let's Pretend This Never Happened
Series: Dear Dumb Diary, Book #1
by Jim Benton Illustrated by Jim Benton

Read the hilarious, candid (& sometimes mean) diaries of Jamie Kelly, who promises that everything in her diary is true...or at least as true as it needs to be.

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Cat and Mouse in a Haunted House
Series: Geronimo Stilton, Book #3
by Geronimo Stilton

Who Is Geronimo Stilton?

That's me! I run a newspaper, but my true passion is writing tales of adventure. Here on Mouse Island, my books are all best-sellers! What's that? You've never read one? Well, my books are full of fun. They are whisker-licking good stories, and that's a promise!

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Night of the Living Dummy
Series: Classic Goosebumps, Book #1
by R.L. Stine

Lindy finds a ventriloquist's dummy and names it Slappy. Slappy is kind of ugly, but he's a lot of fun. Lindy's having a great time learning to make Slappy move and talk.

But Kris is jealous of all the attention her sister is getting. It's no fair. Why does Lindy always have all the luck?

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Whatever After: Fairest of All
Series: Whatever After, Book #1
by Sarah Mlynowski

A fresh, modern spin on a classic fairy tale, from bestselling author Sarah Mlynowski!

Mirror, mirror, on the basement wall...

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Moving Day
by Meg Cabot

When nine-year-old Allie Finkle's parents announce that they are moving her and her brothers from their suburban split-level into an ancient Victorian in town, Allie is sure her life is over.

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Matilda
by Roald Dahl Illustrated by Quentin Blake

Poor, misunderstood Matilda fights back against an unappreciative world through a hidden talent: Matilda is the world's greatest practical joker!

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Judy Moody: Around the World in 8½ Days
Series: Judy Moody, Book #7
by Megan McDonald Illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds

A brand-new friend and a big class project put Judy in an international mood in this comical adventure.

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Tales from a Not-So-Fabulous Life
Series: Dork Diaries, Book #1
by Rachel Renée Russell

Fourteen-year-old Nikki Maxwell writes and sketches in her diary about her struggle to be popular at her exclusive new private school and about giving up on being part of the elite group, before figuring out a way to simply be herself.

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Creepella Von Cacklefur #3: Ghost Pirate Treasure: A Geronimo Stilton Adventure
by Geronimo Stilton

Breakout star Creepella von Cacklefur is back in another fur-raising adventure!

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Darth Paper Strikes Back
by Tom Angleberger

In this clever follow-up to the breakout bestseller The Strange Case of Origami Yoda, author Tom Angleberger once again captures the sometimes-hilarious intrigues and dramas of middle school, and also introduces a new Star Wars-based puppet: Darth Paper!

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