New Chapter Books for Budding Readers!

Isadora Moon Goes to the Ballet

Isadora Moon Goes to the Ballet By Harriet Muncaster

Fans of the Princess in Black and Vampirina Ballerina, meet Isadora Moon: half vampire, half fairy, and totally unique!

Isadora Moon is special because she is different. But just like her other classmates, Isadora loves the ballet.

That's why Isadora can't wait for a field trip with her class to see the performance of Alice in Wonderland. Everything is totally normal. And then the curtain rises and Isadora's special best friend, Pink Rabbit, is not in his seat. . . .

Mouse Scouts: Make Friends

Mouse Scouts: Make Friends By Sarah Dillard

Badges are better when you earn them together! The Mouse Scouts think their newest badge should be a cinch. But can old friends and new friends work side by side?

When Miss Poppy assigns the troop a new badge–Making Friends–the girls think it will easy. They’re already friends, so what more is there to do?! But when the Acorn Scouts learn they will need to team up with the boys in the Maple Scouts as part of the badge, everything changes. Suddenly, Tigerlily seems more interested in hanging out with her Maple Scout pal than in being friends with Violet. Friendships will be tested and opposites will find they have more in common than they thought as the Acorn Scouts figure out what it takes to be true friends.

A to Z Mysteries Super Edition #10: Colossal Fossil

A to Z Mysteries Super Edition #10: Colossal Fossil By Ron Roy; illustrated by John Steven Gurney

In the tenth A to Z Mysteries Super Edition, Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose have a sleepover . . . with a Spinosaurus!

It's sleepover night at a science museum in Boston. Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose can't wait to settle their sleeping bags near the museum's colossal fossil--a giant Spinosaurus skeleton--and tour the exhibits long after closing time. But after they fall asleep, they wake to a terrible crash! Is the dinosaur fossil damaged? Or is there another big problem at the science museum?

Help Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose solve mysteries from A to Z! From The Absent Author to The Zombie Zone, there's a mystery for every letter of the alphabet, plus ten super editions with even more A to Z fun. And don't miss Ron Roy's series for younger readers, Calendar Mysteries!

Ballpark Mysteries #14: The Cardinals Caper

Ballpark Mysteries #14: The Cardinals Caper By David A. Kelly; illustrated by Mark Meyers

Batter up! Baseball action and exciting whodunits star in this chapter book series! Next up is St. Louis Cardinals!

It’s a special day in St. Louis, and there’s a pregame celebration with Clydesdale horses that drive around the edge of the stadium before the game. Mike and Kate get to meet the horses and the Dalmatian that rides along. Then, during the game, they find out the Dalmatian is missing. They rush to investigate and find a ransom note. The criminal will return the dog if they can get one of St. Louis’s World Series trophies! Can Mike and Kate catch the crook and rescue the pup?

Purrmaids #3: Seasick Sea Horse

Purrmaids #3: Seasick Sea Horse By Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen

Part kitten, part mermaid, the Purrmaids series is purrfect for chapter book readers and for fans of the Magic Kitten and Fairy Animals of Misty Wood series!

Ms. Harbor’s classroom has a new pet. A sea horse! The students are excited to take care of the little guy during the week. And on weekends, someone gets to bring the sea horse home for a visit! Shelly is the first purrmaid to bring him home . . . but he gets lost! Shelly asks her friends to help her find him before they have to be back at school. Can the purrmaids find the little seahorse in time?

The adorable mermaid-kittens in this chapter book series will have readers paw-sitively hooked from page one!