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What new titles would you like to see in the Gladstone Library Media Center next year?
Which of these 10 books would you like to see in the Gladstone Library Media Center?
Click on the links to learn more about each title!
Itty-Bitty Animals: 2 votes (5.71%)
Learn to Draw Angry Birds: 0 votes (0%)
LEGO Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitsu: 3 votes (8.57%)
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Third Wheel: 9 votes (25.71%)
Superstars! One Direction: 16 votes (45.71%)
Beware the Ninja Weenies and Other Warped and Creepy Tales: 1 votes (2.86%)
Emeraldalicious: 1 votes (2.86%)
Z is for Moose: 0 votes (0%)
Whatever After: 1 votes (2.86%)
Dangerous Waters: 2 votes (5.71%)
Total Votes: 35
Beware the Ninja Weenies
Welcome to the Weenie Zone! Acclaimed author David Lubar is back with his sixth collection of Warped and Creepy Tales, which have sold more than 1.7 million copies Stranded aliens seek out Earth's most intelligent species. (Hint: It's not us.) A bully discovers the meaning of "spatial displacement." Two girls find out why you should never annoy a witch. When a swarm of sneaking, slashing, scurrying ninja weenies invades their neighborhood, a boy and his best friend find a way to fight back. Acclaimed author and master of the macabre David Lubar is back with his sixth collection of warped and creepy tales. Here are thirty-three hilarious and harrowing stories that will scare you, make you laugh, or see the world in a whole new way. Find out where David got the idea for each story at the end of the book. Don't be a weenie. Read these stories. If you dare!
A stowaway, a stolen book, a murderous villain: an adventure on the most famous shipwreck in history. The great ocean liner Titanicis preparing to cross the Atlantic. Onboard is a sinister thief bent on stealing a rare book that may be the key to unlocking infinite treasure; a wealthy academic traveling home to America with his rare book collection; and Patrick Waters, a twelve-year-old Irish boy who is certain that his job as a steward on the unsinkable ship will be the adventure of a lifetime. In Dangerous Waters, disguises, capers, and danger abound as the ship makes its way toward that fateful iceberg, where Patrick will have to summon all his wits in order to survive.
When Pinkalicious and Peter decide to visit their favorite park, they find that it's no longer their favorite place—the park is now filled with stinky trash! So, Pinkalicious decides to make an extra-special wand out of a stick and some flowers. Now whenever Pinkalicious makes a wish, adds a little love, and recites a pinkatastic rhyme, something amazing happens: It's pinkerrific magic! Join Pinkalicious as she turns an ordinary place into an Emeraldalicious world.
If the Shoe Fits
Once upon a time my brother and I found a magic mirror. Tonight the mirror swept us into Cinderella's fairytale. Now, we are NOT messing this story up. No way. Cinderella is going to marry her prince just like she's supposed to. Uh-oh. Cinderella broke her foot and there's massive swelling. The glass slipper won't fit, the prince won't know she's the one for him and they won't live happily ever after. And it's all our fault! To save the day we'll need to: 1. Learn how to use a dustpan 2. Stay out of jail 3. Find Cinderella a job 4. Make sure true love finds its way. We just have to get it all done before the clock strikes twelve and the chance for a happy ending is gone. . . forever!
Z Is for Moose
Z is for Zebra. Zebra is absolutely certain he’ll be able to direct everyone to appear on the correct page, at the appropriate time, without any mishaps, unnecessary drama, or hurt feelings. It’s the ABCs, for goodness’ sake. How difficult can it be? Oh, dear. Zebra forgot about moose.
Itty Bitty Animals
See a new batch of the world's itty bittiest animals! Similar to the highly successful Teeny Tiny Animals, Itty Bitty Animals will include a brand new batch of the world's smallest creatures. It will feature the littlest animals across species, including rabbits, hamsters, crocodiles, foxes, chameleons, bats and more! These mini pets might be small, but they are sure to get a big reaction.
Learn to Draw Angry Birds
The ever-growing popularity of the Angry Birds video game has sparked a worldwide phenomenon. What started as a fun, quirky game in 2009 has since evolved into a fullfledged movement with a huge online presence and fan base that includes hundreds of millions of children, teens, and adults. Now, with Learn to Draw Angry Birds, fans of the growing franchise will learn to draw all of the Angry Birds characters using easy-tofollow, step-by-step instructions.
Superstars! One Direction
Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson--a.k.a the boy band sensation One Direction--have just the right combination of raw talent and crush-worthy looks to have won over millions of fans around the world almost overnight. From rejection -as solo acts on Britain's "XFactor" TV show-to their stunning debut at number 1 on the Billboard charts, the boys' amazing story is the stuff of fairy tales. Read about their private lives and public successes, their little quirks and big dreams, and all of their fun, fabulous times along the way. Discover the boys behind the band.
The Challenge of Samukai
The "Masters of Spinjitsu" come to Papercutz in their first graphic novel appearance written by Greg Farshtey, the hit force behind the LEGO BIONICLE series. Under the tutelage of their master Sensei Wu, the "chosen four" ninjas Kai, Jay, Cole, and Zane must learn to use their elemental powers of fire, ice, lightning and earth. Their mission: defeat Sensei Wu's evil brother Garmadon and his army of skeleton warriors before they can take over the world!
The Third Wheel
Greg Heffley is not willing to be the odd man out.
A dance at Greg's middle school has everyone scrambling to find a partner, and Greg is determined not to be left by the wayside. So he concocts a desperate plan to find someone—anyone!—to go with on the big night.
But Greg's schemes go hilariously awry, and his only option is to attend the dance with his best friend, Rowley Jefferson, and a female classmate as a "group of friends." But the night is long, and anything can happen along the way. Who will arrive at the dance triumphantly, and who will end up being the third wheel?