Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Central Library Ewald Library Woods Branch Central Library Ewald Library Woods Branch
Home | Youth & Teen Picks | Youth Fiction

Youth Fiction


              Restart by Gordon Korman Chase does not remember falling off the roof, in fact he does not remember anything about himself, and when he gets back to middle school he begins to learn who he was through the reactions of the other kids–trouble is, he really is not sure he likes the Chase ... Read More »

Mrs. Smith’s Spy School for Girls

              Mrs. Smith’s Spy School for Girls by Beth McMullen Twelve-year-old Abigail is shocked to discover her elite boarding school is really a cover for a huge spy ring, and must undergo Spy Training 101 in order to save her mother, who happens to be the spy ring’s top agent.     Read More »

Wedgie & Gizmo

              Wedgie & Gizmo by Suzanne Selfors ; illustrated by Barbara Fisinger While his human Elliot adjusts to his new home and stepfamily, Gizmo, an evil genius guinea pig, searches for a new evil lair where he can plot to take over the world, but Gizmo is constantly thwarted by Elliot’s little stepsister Jasmine ... Read More »

A Tale of Two Kitties

              A Tale of Two Kitties by Dav Pilkey The less-than-stellar police canine, Dog Man, confronts two rivals in the form of Petey the cat and a super-cute but mischievous kitten who is dragged into the police force, challenging Dog Man’s status as top dog.   Read More »

Rufus and Friends

            Rufus and Friends : School Days — Traditional Poems Extended and Illustrated  by Iza Trapani A collection of traditional rhymes illustrated and adapted to a school setting, with hidden objects for the reader to find in the illustrations.     Read More »

Laugh Out Loud

              Laugh Out Loud by James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein ; illustrated by Jeff Ebbeler Imaginative middle schooler Jimmy follows his dream to start a unique book company while he is still a child.   Read More »

Kyle Finds Her Way

          Kyle Finds Her Way by Susie Salom On her first day in sixth grade Kyle Constantini punches a bully who is bothering Marcy, a deaf classmate–and so begins her tumultuous year at Georgia O’Keeffe Middle School, in a different school than her twin brother, with new friends, new enemies, and the regional NAVS competition to ... Read More »

Ally-Saurus & The First Day of School

              Ally-Saurus & the First Day of School by Richard Torrey Setting off for her first day at school, Ally, a little girl with a dinosaur’s spirit, hopes she’ll meet other dinosaur-mad children in class, but instead, she discovers her classmates have their own vivid imaginations and strong personalities.   Read More »