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The Wonderful Baron Doppelgänger Device (The Bizarre Baron Inventions #3) by Eric Bower

W.B. is up against the cleverest, deadliest, most dangerous villain he’s ever faced—himself. Before we get to that, there’s some good news: the new boy at school is the best friend W.B. has ever had! Of course, he is only the third friend W.B.’s ever had though, so… Anyway, his name is B.W. and he… Continue reading The Wonderful Baron Doppelgänger Device (The Bizarre Baron Inventions #3) by Eric Bower

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Everlasting Nora by Marie Miranda Cruz

After a family tragedy results in the loss of both father and home, 12-year-old Nora lives with her mother in Manila's North Cemetery, which is the largest shanty town of its kind in the Philippines today. When her mother disappears mysteriously one day, Nora is left alone. With help from her best friend Jojo and… Continue reading Everlasting Nora by Marie Miranda Cruz

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The Girl in the Locked Room by Mary Downing Hahn

A family moves into an old, abandoned house. Jules's parents love the house, but Jules is frightened and feels a sense of foreboding. When she sees a pale face in an upstairs window, though, she can't stop wondering about the eerie presence on the top floor—in a room with a locked door. Could it be… Continue reading The Girl in the Locked Room by Mary Downing Hahn

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The Splendid Baron Submarine (The Bizarre Baron Inventions #2) by Eric Bower

Waldo “W.B.” Baron is back with another amazing adventure in another incredible invention! Pirate treasure? A clandestine meeting? A terribly rude monkey with personal boundary and hygiene issues? Two of those things sound like a dream come true to W.B, whose clever inventor parents are hired―by the Vice President!―to go on a super secret and… Continue reading The Splendid Baron Submarine (The Bizarre Baron Inventions #2) by Eric Bower

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Short Review: The Great Wall of Lucy Wu by Wendy Wan-Long Shang

Lucy Wu, aspiring basketball star and interior designer, is on the verge of having the best year of her life. She's ready to rule the school as a sixth grader and take over the bedroom she has always shared with her sister. In an instant, though, her plans are shattered when she finds out that… Continue reading Short Review: The Great Wall of Lucy Wu by Wendy Wan-Long Shang

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The Magnificent Flying Baron Estate (The Bizarre Baron Inventions #1) by Eric Bower

Release Date: May 16, 2017 Waldo Baron awakes one morning to find his inventor parents have turned their house into a flying machine, and they intend to enter into a race across the country in the hopes of winning the $500 prize. His parents' plans go astray when they are kidnapped by Rose Blackwood, the… Continue reading The Magnificent Flying Baron Estate (The Bizarre Baron Inventions #1) by Eric Bower