Marvel 5-Minute Stories ($0.99) For young/teen readers: Marvel Super Heroes are quite busy saving the day—from battling crooks and robbers to evil alien invaders, mutants, and super villains! Each of these twelve stories is the perfect length for reading aloud in about five minutes, making them perfect for jam-packed days.
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When Ira Fishman wins a prize in the machine outside a candy store, he’s disappointed it’s not the squirt gun he had his eye on. The little black plastic box looks like a camera, but when Ira presses the green button on top, nothing happens.
After dinner that night, Ira can’t believe what he sees in his room: a boy with the same clothes—and face—as Ira! He tries to get this second Ira to leave, but it’s no use. Deciding to have a little fun, Ira makes the boy go to school in his place—but it’s a disaster. The new Ira isn’t good at math like the real Ira, and he’s horrible at softball. Worst of all, he plays with the girls during recess! Ira’s clone is ruining his rep—fast. And when a third Ira shows up, Ira number one has to find a way to make the others disappear for good before his whole world is turned upside down. But how do you get rid of yourself?
Readers ages 9 – 12 will enjoy this book by R.L. Stine that is selling for $1.99 today. Audiobook: $1.99.
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When Ms. Wiz shows up in the hospital as a doctor, things will never be the same. Her stethoscope plays Disco music, a pickled appendix escapes from its jar, and the children’s ward is overrun by mice!
This fun book is for early readers in grades 1 – 3 and is selling for only $1.00 today.
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A crossroads can be a place of great power.
Few crossroads compare to the one being formed by the Brooklyn Bridge and the East River, and as the bridge’s construction progresses, forces of unimaginable evil seek to bend that power to their advantage. Only two orphans with unusual skills stand in their way. Can the teenagers Sam, a card sharp, and Jin, a fireworks expert, stop them before it’s too late?
Here is a richly textured, slow-burning thriller about friendship, courage, and the age-old fight between good and evil. This historical mystery is for readers in grades 8 – 12 and is selling for $1.99 today.
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Free now: Spirit Animals: Book 1: Wild Born – Fantasy for grades 4 – 7 – Free from Scholastic Books
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Four children separated by vast distances all undergo the same ritual, watched by cloaked strangers. Four flashes of light erupt, and from them emerge the unmistakable shapes of incredible beasts — a wolf, a leopard, a panda, a falcon. Suddenly the paths of these children — and the world — have been changed forever.
Enter the world of Erdas, where every child who comes of age must discover if they have a spirit animal, a rare bond between human and beast that bestows great powers to both. A dark force has risen from distant and long-forgotten lands, and has begun an onslaught that will ravage the world. Now the fate of Erdas has fallen on the shoulders of four young strangers . . . and on you.
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Ew! There’s a spider in my shoe! There are many things I don’t like, but spiders are the worst! Oh, it’s not because of their many fuzzy legs or their creepy crawly smiles. No, no. The reason that spiders are the worst is because…
Read along in this humorous rhyme to find out why this kid dislikes spiders.
This book is for ages 2 – 10 and is selling for only 99 cents today.
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Teenage Lynn has been taught to defend her pond against every threat: drought, a snowless winter, coyotes, and most important, people looking for a drink. She makes sure anyone who comes near the pond leaves thirsty—or doesn’t leave at all. Confident in her own abilities, Lynn has no use for the world beyond the nearby fields and forest. But when strangers appear, the mysterious footprints by the pond, nighttime threats, and gunshots make it all too clear Lynn has exactly what they want, and they won’t stop until they get it. . . .
This not-too-distant future survival novel is for readers in grades 9 – 12 and is selling for $1.99 today.
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After saving Olympus from the evil Titan lord, Kronos, Percy and friends have rebuilt their beloved Camp Half-Blood, where the next generation of demigods must now prepare for a chilling prophecy of their own: Seven half-bloods shall answer the call, To storm or fire the world must fall. An oath to keep with a final breath, And foes bear arms to the Doors of Death.
Now, in a brand-new series from blockbuster best-selling author Rick Riordan, fans return to the world of Camp Half-Blood. Here, a new group of heroes will inherit a quest. But to survive the journey, they’ll need the help of some familiar demigods. This first book in the popular fantasy series is for readers in grades 5 – 9 and is selling for $2.50 today.
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Wee folk who live up in the mountain keep secrets, cast spells, and cause mischief—these little men are the fairies in this classic poem by William Allingham.
Delightful illustrations evoke both enchantment and humor and are the perfect match for a rhythmic, lyrical text that is sure to cast a spell of its own.
This Kindle Fire book is for ages 3 – 7 and is selling for only $1.00 today.
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Rescued from the gallows in 1850s London, young orphan (and thief) Mary Quinn is surprised to be offered a singular education, instruction in fine manners — and an unusual vocation. Miss Scrimshaw’s Academy for Girls is a cover for an all-female investigative unit called The Agency, and at seventeen, Mary is about to put her training to the test.
Assuming the guise of a lady’s companion, she must infiltrate a rich merchant’s home in hopes of tracing his missing cargo ships. But the household is full of dangerous deceptions, and there is no one to trust — or is there?
Packed with action and suspense, banter and romance, and evoking the gritty backstreets of Victorian London, this breezy mystery debuts a daring young detective who lives by her wits while uncovering secrets — including those of her own past. Suitable for readers in grades 8 – 12, this historical mystery is selling for $1.99 today.
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