A Week of Reading Adventures
Middle Grade Fiction
Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library by Chris Grabenstein – Student prize-winning essayists must solve a series of challenging puzzles in order to escape a library.
Sideckicked by John David Anderson – Are Drew’s unusual powers, those of heightened senses, able to make up for his absent Super? Find out how a group of sidekicks in training measure up against a new threat in town.
A Hero’s Guide to Storming the Castle by Christopher Healy – The Princes Charming are back in this humorous sequel to A Hero’s Guide to Saving the Kingdom. Gustav, Duncan and Frederic try to save Liam from his unwanted upcoming marriage to Briar Rose.
Seven Stories Up by Laurel Snyder* – Waking up in the top floor of a hotel opens a time of unexpected adventures for Annie Jaffin. For she has woken up in 1937 when her grandmother is is just a girl.
The Night Gardener by Jonathan Auxier* – Molly has found work and lodging for herself and her younger brother. Getting there is a challenge though as no one wants to explain where the sourwoods can be found. After a storyteller named Hester reveals the way for a price, Molly begins to discover why she was warned away…
Joshua Dread: The Nameless Hero by Lee Bacon
Counting by 7s by Holly Goldberg Sloan
*Arc received from the publisher at AASL