Multcolib Kids Picks: 6-8th Grade--Adventure, Mystery, and Survival
Annotation:Kyle Keeley is one of 12 kids picked to spend the night playing games in the library. In the morning, they must solve every clue and secret puzzle to find the only escape.
Annotation:Jackson Greene has a reputation as a prankster at Maplewood Middle School, but after the last disaster his is trying to go straight. But when it looks like Keith Sinclair may steal the election for class president from Jackson's former best friend Gabriela, he assembles a team to make sure Keith doesn't succeed.
Annotation:After Peak Marcello is arrested for scaling a New York City skyscraper, he goes to live with his long-lost father, who runs a climbing company in Thailand. But Peak quickly learns that his father's interest in him has strings attached. He wants Peak to be the youngest person to reach the Everest summit--and his motives are selfish at best. Even so, for a climbing addict like Peak, tackling Everest is the challenge of a lifetime. But it's also one that could cost him his life.
Annotation:In this compelling biography, illustrated with Schaller's own photographs, Turner examines the amazing life and groundbreaking work of the man International Wildlife calls "the world's foremost field biologist." Schaller's landmark research revolutionized field biology, demonstrating that it is possible to study dangerous animals in their own habitats.
Annotation:Swept away to a hidden academy for training budding evil geniuses, Otto, a brilliant orphan, Wing, a sensitive warrior, Laura, a shy computer specialist, and Shelby, an infamous jewel thief, plot to beat the odds and escape the prison known as H.I.V.E.
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