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Long Shot

Timothy Tocher (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9780689843310

When 11-year-old Laurie Bird Preston learns her dad has accepted a new job in another town, she's disappointed and angry. Not only will Laurie have to leave her best friend, Christy, and her position on the middle-school basketball team, but she'll also have to make new friends in a new school and play for a new basketball team. Timothy Tocher's compelling series of sports books for girls ages 6-13 deal with sports action on the field and emotional issues off the field.

GTR, Best of--Girls Save the Day

Bruce Lansky (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9780689024689

Girls Save the Day features the 25 best stories from the Girls to the Rescue series about girls around the world who save the day through brains and bravery. This groundbreaking series for girls ages 7-13 has been endorsed by parents, teachers, and psychologists as an entertaining learning tool that provides positive role models. The selected stories in this edition rise above the rest and speak to today's girls. With international and multicultural appeal, it's a great alternative to American Girl.

GTR 6--Danger! Thin Ice

Bruce Lansky (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9780689825743

Each anthology in this critically acclaimed series contains short stories featuring clever, courageous, and determined girls from around the world. This groundbreaking series is perfect for girls ages 7-13. These books have multicultural and international appeal. They are a great alternative to the all-American formula of American Girl.

GTR 7--Stormy Flight

Bruce Lansky (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9780689840791

Each anthology in this critically acclaimed series contains short stories featuring clever, courageous, and determined girls from around the world. This groundbreaking series is perfect for girls ages 7-13. These books have multicultural and international appeal. They are a great alternative to the all-American formula of American Girl.

GTR--Young Marian's Adventures in Sherwood Forest

Stephen Mooser (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9780671575519

Thirteen-year-old Maid Marian is on her first adventure with young Robin of Loxley (the future Robin Hood). The Sheriff of Nottingham has thrown Marian's father into the dungeon, and only Marian can save her father from the hangman's noose. Marian proves herself the cleverest of heroes as she takes on a pack of hungry wolves, murderous thieves, and the Sheriff 's loyal soldiers. She also solves a heart-wrenching mystery--the disappearance of her mother, missing for three years and presumed dead.

The Wheels on the Bus

Baby Genius (author), Baby Genius (illustrator)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9781416976448

Six Baby Genius characters join together in this lively, interactive book to show kids how to move when they sing this popular children's song. Each character cleverly illustrates how to move hands and arms to simulate the actions throughout the book. What makes this book so much fun is that the children will be singing, learning, and moving with their favorite Baby Genius characters!

Newfangled Fairy Tales, Book #1

Bruce Lansky (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9780671577049

Newfangled Fairy Tales is a critically acclaimed series containing collections of ten contemporary fairy tales in each book, they put a delightful, new spin on classic stories and themes. * King Midas is a workaholic banker who'd rather play with his money than attend his son's Little League baseball games. * The Big Bad Wolf is running a successful scam on Little Red's grandma until Little Red catches him in the act. * The Three Bears invade Goldy's house because their forest home is being stripped to build a superhighway.

Newfangled Fairy Tales, Book #2

Bruce Lansky (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9780689822117

Newfangled Fairy Tales is a critically acclaimed series containing collections of ten contemporary fairy tales in each book, they put a delightful, new spin on classic stories and themes. * Michelle Koszlowski desperately wants to be a princess until her wish comes true and she discovers what a pain royal life can be. * The Little Tailor brags to everyone about his bravery until a giant comes along and teaches him a lesson. * Rapunzel is held captive in a high-rise apartment by an urban witch who owns a pizza parlor.

Troop 13--The Mystery of the Haunted Caves

Penny Warner (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9780689845628

Troop 13 Mysteries is a series for middle school readers featuring four adventurous, fun-loving 13-year-old Girl Scouts from California's Troop 13. Becca and her friends Sierra, CJ, and Jonnie are determined to win the gold medal for Troop 13 at the Gold Rush Jamboree. When a mysterious clue hints at treasure buried in the nearby Haunted Caves, Becca and her friends are determined to find that, too--even if that means sneaking away from camp, hanging out with bats, and being threatened by robbers....

Troop 13--The Mystery of the Missing Mustangs

Penny Warner (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9780689023705

Troop 13 Mysteries is a series for middle school readers featuring four adventurous, fun-loving 13-year-old Girl Scouts from California's Troop 13. While learning how to care for horses at a dude ranch in the western plains of Nevada, thirteen-year-old Sierra and her three best friends CJ, Becca, and Jonnie learn about the mysterious disappearance of government-protected wild horses, one of which was supposed to be adopted by their new friend Devyn. When the four friends decide to help Devyn find her horse, they discover it won't be easy, not with a suspicious rodeo owner standing in the scouts' way and leading them to believe someone is stealing the horses and using them for illegal purposes....

GTR 3--Hidden Courage

Bruce Lansky (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9780671575502

Each anthology in this critically acclaimed series contains short stories featuring clever, courageous, and determined girls from around the world. This groundbreaking series is perfect for girls ages 7-13. These books have multicultural and international appeal. They are a great alternative to the all-American formula of American Girl.

GTR 4--Fishing for Trouble

Bruce Lansky (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9780671577032

Each anthology in this critically acclaimed series contains short stories featuring clever, courageous, and determined girls from around the world. This groundbreaking series is perfect for girls ages 7-13. These books have multicultural and international appeal. They are a great alternative to the all-American formula of American Girl.

GTR 5--Where There's Smoke There's Fire!

Bruce Lansky (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9780689822100

Each anthology in this critically acclaimed series contains short stories featuring clever, courageous, and determined girls from around the world. This groundbreaking series is perfect for girls ages 7-13. These books have multicultural and international appeal. They are a great alternative to the all-American formula of American Girl.

CYSM 1--The Secret of the Long-Lost Cousin

Bruce Lansky (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9781442468993

Twelve-year-old amateur sleuths Hawkeye Collins and Amy Adams love to solve mysteries. They interview suspects and examine crime scenes looking for clues. Hawkeye and Amy share all their clues with readers, so readers can solve the mysteries too. As soon as the readers have come up with a solution, they can read Hawkeye and Amy's solutions in the back of the book (in mirror type) to find out if they've cracked the case. Each book contains 8 to 10 clue-filled mysteries that are exciting to read--and hard to put down. We're excited to present the first four titles in this series--redesigned to introduce the fun of solving mysteries to a new generation of readers. A stranger arrives at Hawkeye's house from Alaska, claiming he's a cousin of Hawkeye's mother. But something bothers Hawkeye. So in the middle of the night, he creeps to the living room to study an old family photo. His sharp eyes pick up important clues... How does Hawkeye decide whether the stranger is a real cousin or a phony?

CYSM 2--The Case of the Chocolate Snatcher

Bruce Lansky (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9781442469006

Twelve-year-old amateur sleuths Hawkeye Collins and Amy Adams love to solve mysteries. They interview suspects and examine crime scenes looking for clues. Hawkeye and Amy share all their clues with readers, so readers can solve the mysteries too. As soon as the readers have come up with a solution, they can read Hawkeye and Amy's solutions in the back of the book (in mirror type) to find out if they've cracked the case. Each book contains 8 to 10 clue-filled mysteries that are exciting to read--and hard to put down. We're excited to present the first four titles in this series--redesigned to introduce the fun of solving mysteries to a new generation of readers. A drugstore clerk reports that a masked thief has just stolen a small fortune in fancy chocolates. The getaway car leads Hawkeye, Amy, and Sergeant Treadwell to three suspects. Each of them has a perfect alibi, but Hawkeye makes a lightning-fast sketch and cracks the case... How did Hawkeye know which suspect was lying?

CYSM 3--The Case of the Video Game Smugglers

Bruce Lansky (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9781442469013

Twelve-year-old amateur sleuths Hawkeye Collins and Amy Adams love to solve mysteries. They interview suspects and examine crime scenes looking for clues. Hawkeye and Amy share all their clues with readers, so readers can solve the mysteries too. As soon as the readers have come up with a solution, they can read Hawkeye and Amy's solutions in the back of the book (in mirror type) to find out if they've cracked the case. Each book contains 8 to 10 clue-filled mysteries that are exciting to read--and hard to put down. We're excited to present the first four titles in this series--redesigned to introduce the fun of solving mysteries to a new generation of readers. Hawkeye, Amy, and Sergeant Treadwell must catch the crooks who stole the video game their computer club just invented. At the airport gate, Hawkeye sketches suspects who could be smuggling the flash drive. With only seconds to spare, he and Amy pick out the thief... How does Hawkeye spot the smuggler, and where is the flash drive hidden?

CYSM 4--The Case of the Mysterious Dognapper

Bruce Lansky (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9781442469020

Twelve-year-old amateur sleuths Hawkeye Collins and Amy Adams love to solve mysteries. They interview suspects and examine crime scenes looking for clues. Hawkeye and Amy share all their clues with readers, so readers can solve the mysteries too. As soon as the readers have come up with a solution, they can read Hawkeye and Amy's solutions in the back of the book (in mirror type) to find out if they've cracked the case. Each book contains 8 to 10 clue-filled mysteries that are exciting to read--and hard to put down. We're excited to present the first four titles in this series--redesigned to introduce the fun of solving mysteries to a new generation of readers. While Hawkeye and Amy are visiting Mrs. von Buttermore at her mansion, her Great Dane, Priceless, is stolen. Several people could be the dognapper, but Hawkeye and Amy take one look at the ransom note that arrives and immediately figure out who's guilty... How do Hawkeye and Amy know who took Priceless?

GTR 1--The Royal Joust

Bruce Lansky (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9780671899790

Each anthology in this critically acclaimed series contains short stories featuring clever, courageous, and determined girls from around the world. This groundbreaking series is perfect for girls ages 7-13. These books have multicultural and international appeal. They are a great alternative to the all-American formula of American Girl.

GTR 2--Lion on the Prowl

Bruce Lansky (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9780671573751

Each anthology in this critically acclaimed series contains short stories featuring clever, courageous, and determined girls from around the world. This groundbreaking series is perfect for girls ages 7-13. These books have multicultural and international appeal. They are a great alternative to the all-American formula of American Girl.