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Attack of the Shark-Headed Zombie

By: Bill Doyle
illustrated by: Scott Altmann

New to the Random House list is author Bill Doyle with a tale of monsters, magic, and mayhem.After Keats and Henry lose their bikes, they need money—fast. So the help-wanted ad at the supermarket...

Magic Tree House #31: Summer of the Sea Serpent

By: Mary Pope Osborne
illustrated by: Sal Murdocca

Jack and Annie's summer vacation is no day at the beach!The bestselling, fan-favorite chapter-book series celebrates the summer solstice! In the paperback edition of the 31st Magic Tree House adventure,...

Alvin Ho: Allergic to Birthday Parties, Science Projects, and Other Man-made Catastrophes

By: Lenore Look
illustrated by: LeUyen Pham

Here's the third book in the beloved and hilarious Alvin Ho chapter book series, which has been compared to Diary of a Wimpy Kid and is perfect for both beginning and reluctant readers. Alvin Ho, an Asian...


Looking for Bigfoot

By: Bonnie Worth
illustrated by: Jim Nelson

Is Bigfoot (aka Sasquatch) a descendent of the extinct giant ape Gigantopithecus? Or is it a myth turned pop-culture phenom that we want to believe is real? In this objectively written graded reader, author...

The Fabled Fifth Graders of Aesop Elementary School

By: Candace Fleming

Here's a chapter book with all the kid appeal and absurd mayhem of Louis Sachar's classic Sideways Stories from Wayside School! These hilarious fables, complete with morals, will make you wish you went...

Magic Tree House #30: Haunted Castle on Hallows Eve

By: Mary Pope Osborne
illustrated by: Sal Murdocca

The bestselling, fan-favorite chapter-book series celebrates Halloween with this scarily affordable paperback!Jack and Annie have traveled all over the world in their magic tree house. But they've never...


The Gecko and Sticky: The Power Potion

By: Wendelin Van Draanen;illustrated by Stephen Gilpin

Dave Sanchez (aka The Gecko) and his pet gecko (aka Sticky) are back in their fourth dangerous encounter with the dastardly treasure hunter Damien Black! Thirteen-year-old Dave Sanchez is a daytime...

Miss Brooks Loves Books (And I Don't)

By: Barbara Bottner
illustrated by: Michael Emberley

With the help of Miss Brooks, Missy’s classmates all find books they love in the library—books about fairies and dogs and trains and cowboys. But Missy dismisses them all—“Too flowery,...