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October 23, 2011

This Week
 
 
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Rick Riordan. The Son of Neptune
Demigod Percy Jackson, still with no memory, and his new friends from Camp Jupiter, Hazel and Frank, go on a quest to free Death, but their bigger task is to unite the Greek and Roman camps so that the Prophecy of Seven can be fulfilled.
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Richard Dawkins. The Magic of Reality
 
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Shel Silverstein. Every Thing On It
The second original book to be published since Silverstein's passing in 1999, this poetry collection includes more than one hundred and thirty never-before-seen poems and drawings completed by the cherished American artist and selected by his family from his archives.
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Ransom Riggs. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
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Hannah Dolan. Lego Star Wars Character Encyclopedia
This illustrated encyclopedia features in-depth profiles showing interesting and never-before-seen elements of everyone's favorite LEGO Star Wars minifigures. Includes a LEGO minifigure.
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Brian Selznick. Wonderstruck
Having lost his mother and his hearing in a short time, twelve-year-old Ben leaves his Minnesota home in 1977 to seek the father he never knew in New York City, and meets there Rose, who is also longing for something missing from her life. Ben's story is told in words; Rose's in pictures.
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Rick Riordan. The Lost Hero
Jason, Piper, and Leo, three students from a school for "bad kids," find themselves at Camp Half-Blood, where they learn that they are demigods and begin a quest to free Hera, who has been imprisoned by Mother Earth herself.
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Pittacus Lore. The Power of Six
In a Spanish convent, seventeen-year-old Marina longs to join forces with her fellow Loriens to prepare for battle with the Mogadorians who destroyed their home planet, while in the United States, John, Six, and Sam elude authorities who think John is a terrorist.
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Tom Angleberger. Darth Paper Strikes Back
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Rick Riordan. The Throne of Fire
Carter Kane and his sister must prevent the chaos snake Apophis from breaking free in a few days' time or the world will come to an end. To have any chance of battling these Forces of Chaos, the Kanes must revive the sun god Ra.
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