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New Fiction for Children
New fiction titles from all types of genres on order or recently arrived at Hennepin County Library. Updated daily. See also New Nonfiction for Children.
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  Cover Art: Poacher panic Burchett, Jan
Poacher panic
Twins Ben and Zoe are recruited by their mysterious uncle Dr. Stephen Fisher, a famous zoologist, to rescue a Sumatran tiger from poachers.
146 p. 2012
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Polar meltdown Burchett, Jan
Polar meltdown
The twins Ben and Zoe are sent to an Alaskan village in the far north to investigate the death of a mother polar bear and find and rescue her two orphaned cubs.
147 p. 2012
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Rainforest rescue Burchett, Jan
Rainforest rescue
Twins Ben and Zoe are sent to the jungles of Borneo to rescue an orangutan and save his refuge from illegal logging.
146 p. 2012
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Dreamtreaders Batson, Wayne Thomas
Dreamtreaders
After discovering that he is a Dreamtreader, one who can enter and explore his own dreams, fourteen-year-old Archer must protect the waking world from the Nightmare Lord, who wreaks chaos in the Dream World.
viii, 289 pages 2014
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Nanny X Rosenberg, Madelyn
Nanny X
Ten-year-old Alison and eight-year-old Jake discover that their nanny is working undercover to catch criminals.
vi, 106 pages 2014
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Somebody on this bus is going to be famous Cheaney, J. B.
Somebody on this bus is going to be famous
During a torrential rainstorm, a school bus goes off the road and, with the driver unconscious, it is up to her passengers to try to rescue each other and go for help.
296 pages 2014
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The magnificent Lizzie Brown and the mysterious phantom Lockwood, Vicki
The magnificent Lizzie Brown and the mysterious phantom
In nineteenth-century London Lizzie Brown wants nothing more than to escape from the slums and her drunk, abusive father, so finding work and friends in a passing circus seems like a dream come true--but when she starts to have visions she finds herself confronting the mysterious phantom of London.
197 pages ; 20 cm. 2014
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The secrets within Rivers, Phoebe
The secrets within
"Sara's abilities have been growing ever since she moved to Stellamar. First she was able to communicate with the ghosts. Next came the visions. And then the mind reading started. It seems like things have settled down and returned to normal--or as close to normal as things ever are for Sara--when Lady Azura informs her that a shift has occurred and change is coming. At first Sara isn't sure what that means, but before long, she finds out. A new ability allows Sara to know impossible things, like secrets kept by long-dead people, and answers to decades-old mysteries. But having such an awesome power comes with great responsibility. Can Sara shoulder the burden of her newest ability? Is "normal" completely out of reach?"-- P. [4] of cover.
152 p. 2013
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Call me Athena : Greek goddess of wisdom Bridges, Shirin Yim.
Call me Athena : Greek goddess of wisdom
"Athena, Greek Goddess of Wisdom, steps fully formed from her father's head into the already established world of the Olympians. A motherless newcomer, she has to find her own place and purpose. Her adventures bring her down to Earth, where she forms close bonds with the Greek Heroes. Her attachment to three in particular--Diomedes, Odysseus, and--draws her into the Trojan War. How will she protect her friends and end the conflict? What are the ramifications on Olympus? Where does Athena finally find herself at home--and where can you find her now?"--Page 4 of cover.
155 pages 2014
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Call me Isis : Egyptian goddess of magic Maurer, Gretchen
Call me Isis : Egyptian goddess of magic
"Isis, Egyptian Goddess of Magic, thinks herself destined for a charmed life as the Goddess-Queen of Egypt. But in one fell swoop she loses her love, her home, even her magical powers. For the sake of Egypt and her infant son, Horus, she has to put this topsy-turvy world aright. Her adventures take her out into the realm of humans and down into the underworld. How will she reclaim Egypt's throne for Horus against the will of the evil usurper Seth? Will she be able to save Egypt from ruin? And where will you find her now? "--Page 4 of cover.
156 pages 2014
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Call Me Ixchel : Mayan Goddess of the Moon Havemeyer, Janie
Call Me Ixchel : Mayan Goddess of the Moon
2014
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The magnificent Lizzie Brown and the devil’s hound Lockwood, Vicki
The magnificent Lizzie Brown and the devil’s hound
Lizzie is now an established member of Fitzy's Circus, but when the circus arrives in Kensal Green they are plagued by accidents and sickness--and Lizzie needs to put her psychic talents to use to solve the mystery of a graveyard haunted by a devil hound.
197 pages 2015
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: A Hall Lot of Trouble at Cooperstown Aretha, David.
A Hall Lot of Trouble at Cooperstown
2014
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: A Simple Case of Angels Adderson, Caroline
A Simple Case of Angels
2014
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Backwards moon Losure, Mary.
Backwards moon
When the magical veil that protects their valley from humans is broached and the Wellspring Water needed to repair it is polluted, it is up to two young witches, Bracken and Nettle, to save the coven.
134 pages 2014
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Phineas L. Macguire . . . Gets Cooking! Dowell, Frances O'Roark.
Phineas L. Macguire . . . Gets Cooking!
2014
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Shadows of the silver screen Edge, Christopher
Shadows of the silver screen
At the dawn of the age of silent films, a mysterious filmmaker proposes turning Montgomery Flinch's sinister stories into motion pictures and, with Monty as the star, filming begins but is plagued by a series of strange and frightening events of which only Penny can uncover the cause.
247 pages 2014
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The orphan and the mouse Freeman, Martha
The orphan and the mouse
In 1949 Philadephia, Mary Mouse and an orphan named Caro embark on an adventure when they team up to expose criminals and make the Cherry Street Orphanage a safe haven for mice.
220 pages 2014
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Twice As Silly : Twice As Silly Lin, Grace.
Twice As Silly : Twice As Silly
2014
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: A Nightmare on Clown Street Stine, R. L.
A Nightmare on Clown Street
2015
Children's Fiction Book
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