Recommendations: Grades 4 to 8

Ghost (Track #1) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781481450164
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Published: Atheneum Books - August 29th, 2017

A National Book Award Finalist for Young People's Literature.
Nominated as one of America's best-loved novels by PBS's The Great American Read.


Exo Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781338232035
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - April 24th, 2018

It's been a century of peace since Earth became a colony of an alien race with far reaches into the galaxy. Some die-hard extremists still oppose their rule on Earth, but Donovan Reyes isn't one of them.


Shadowshaper (the Shadowshaper Cypher, Book 1) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781338032475
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - August 30th, 2016

The joyful, bold New York Times bestseller. Look for the sequel, Shadowhouse Fall, out 9/12

"Magnificent." --Holly Black, New York Times Book Review

"A must." --Kirkus Reviews, starred review

"Exceptional." --Publishers Weekly, starred review


Star-Crossed Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781481478496
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Published: Aladdin Paperbacks - March 13th, 2018

Twelve-year-old Mattie wrestles with her crush on Gemma as they participate in their school production of Romeo and Juliet in what School Library Journal calls "a fine choice for middle school libraries in need of an accessible LGBTQ stories."


Science Comics: Wild Weather: Storms, Meteorology, and Climate Cover Image
By Mk Reed, Jonathan Hill (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781626727908
Availability: Not yet published - available for pre-order now
Published: First Second - April 16th, 2019

As "snowpocalypse" descends once again, one temperamental weatherman is determined to set the record straight on the myths and misconceptions surrounding the elements. What is the difference between weather and climate? How do weather satellites help us predict the future? Can someone outrun a tornado? Does the rotation of the Earth affect wind currents?