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Series That Hook New Readers on Books

Whether you want to encourage your beginning reader to dream, help him work things out, or teach him about the world, these series are perfect.
 
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Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Series: Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book #1
by Jeff Kinney Illustrated by Jeff Kinney
"Boys don't keep diaries, or do they?"
It's a new school year, and Greg Heffley finds himself thrust into middle school, where undersized weaklings share the hallways with kids who are taller, meaner, and already shaving.
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Hardcover Book: $9.76

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The New Captain Underpants Collection (Books #1-5 plus sticker)
Illustrated by Dav Pilkey
It's got FIVE times the action! FIVE times the adventure! FIVE times the Flip-O-Rama! Now you can have the first FIVE Captain Underpants books in one boxed set!
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Sea Serpents Don't Juggle Water Balloons
by Marcia Thornton Jones , Debbie Dadey Illustrated by John Steven Gurney

Though they are used to some pretty strange grown-ups in Bailey City, Eddie and his friends are not sure what to think of Eddie's new math tutor.

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The Enchanted Charms
by Geronimo Stilton

Geronimo's seventh quest in the Kingdom of Fantasy!

I, Geronimo Stilton, was so excited to find myself in the Kingdom of Fantasy for a seventh time. Blossom, Queen of the Fairies, needed me to find the seven enchanted charms before the Wizard of the Black Pearl could get to them!

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Paperback Book: $11.99

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I Survived Collection #2
Series: I Survived
by Lauren Tarshis
Four thrilling books in the bestselling I SURVIVED series!

Includes I SURVIVED THE SAN FRANCISCO EARTHQUAKE, 1906; I SURVIVED THE ATTACKS OF SEPTEMBER 11, 2001; I SURVIVED THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, 1863; and I SURVIVED THE JAPANESE TSUNAMI, 2011.
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Ricky Ricotta's Mighty Robot vs. the Stupid Stinkbugs from Saturn
Series: Ricky Ricotta, Book #6
by Dav Pilkey Illustrated by Martin Ontiveros

Ricky Ricotta and his Mighty Robot battle for the safety of the solar system once again! This time, smelly Sergeant Stinkbug arrives on Earth with a plan to kidnap the king of the world, but he ends up with Ricky's little cousin Lucy instead.

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Paperback Book: $4.79

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Rescue on the Oregon Trail
Series: Ranger in Time, Book #1
by Kate Messner Illustrated by Kelley McMorris
Meet Ranger! He's a time-traveling golden retriever who has a nose for trouble . . . and always saves the day!
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Paperback Book: $4.79

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Schol Rdr Lvl 2: Rainbow Magic: The Rainbow Fairies
by Daisy Meadows

Meet the Rainbow Fairies in their early reader debut! These seven colorful sisters call Fairyland their home, and they would love to show you around. See the toadstool houses gleaming red and white, the river bright and blue, and the pink shining fairy palace, floating on the highest hill.

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Paperback Book: $3.19

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Notebook of Doom #1-4 Collection
by Troy Cummings

Enjoy the first four books of The Notebook of Doom, now available as a collection!

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Kiki
Series: Lotus Lane, Book #1
by Kyla May

Meet the Lotus Lane Girls!


Kiki and her best friends, Coco and Lulu, all live on Lotus Lane, attend Amber Acres Elementary School, and have their own club, so when a when a Japanese girl named Mika moves in next door and also chooses fashion design for her art project, Kiki is seriously annoyed.

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Paperback Book: $3.99

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The Bad Beginning
Series: Series of Unfortunate Events, Book #1
by Lemony Snicket Illustrated by Brett Helquist

When the Baudelaire children become orphans, they are sent to live with a distant relative. Fourteen-year-old Violet, twelve-year-old Klaus, and baby Sunny are very unhappy in their new home. Will Count Olaf succeed in his evil plan to steal their inheritance?null
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