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Bullets, Blood and Stones: Book 1 - Stones Trilogy Series
Donna White
The first rule for survival when you’re a child soldier carrying an AK-47 is kill or be killed. But after you look at the blood of your first victim, you realize two things: one, you hate yourself. And two, there is no turning back. When Scott discovers a pouch of stones clasped in the bony fingers of a skeleton in an African cave, the magic of the ancients is released and he and his nemesis, Bruce, are whisked to Uganda. There they meet Charlie, a former child soldier who has escaped from Joseph Kony’s Lord’s Resistance Army. When Charlie is recaptured, the two teenagers set out on a daring rescue to save him and the children in a nearby village. Immersed in the insane evil of this rebel army, Scott and Bruce find themselves on a dangerous adventure beyond anything they could have ever imagined.
Bullets, Blood and Stones: Book 1 - Stones Trilogy Series
Minimize:  Book Two of The Stones of Bothynus Trilogy
D.K. Reed

In Book Two of The Stones of Bothynus trilogy, Minimize, the Greene sisters' escapades continue. This time it's Annie, Red's younger sister, whose life is changed by new experiences made possible by the Stones of Bothynus.

Fifteen-year-old Annie is bold, curious, and possibly in over her head when she ''borrows'' a device that Uncle Alistair brilliantly crafted from ancient and powerful artifact dust from the Stones of Bothynus. Using the device, she shrinks herself to explore a hidden cave behind a waterfall on her grandmother's Smoky Mountain farm. After glimpsing an angelic being in the cave she works feverishly to decipher ancient writings copied from the cave wall. Intrigued and awed she discovers that the writings reveal a half-angel's world of pain and longing and strives to learn more.

Minimize continues the sci-fi/fantasy adventures of the Greene family as they become more deeply enmeshed in adventure, this time in the angel realm.

Minimize: Book Two of The Stones of Bothynus Trilogy
The Game of VORs
Andrew Orange
Kier Vorsmith, the youngest son of an influential count, dreams of studying at the University and living a quiet life as a historian. However, when he fails his high school’s final exams, whirlwind events force Kier to become the official heir of the Vorsmiths’ county and an officer in the Imperial Special Corps. At the will of his father, the young man arrives at a remote arctic base to serve as a local weatherman...
The Game of VORs
The Greatest Wish
Amanda Yoshida
The Greatest Wish (An Everchanging Story), is a fun, beautifully illustrated one-of-a-kind children's book that taps into the young reader's imagination in a very unique way by asking questions, such as: If you could be anything in the world, what would you be? Would you fly like a bird or a rocket ship? Would you swim beneath the ocean, like a shark or an octopus? 

With rhyming phrases moving the adventure forward, the reader is given opportunities to make simple decisions, which affects how the story unfolds. This results in creating a different experience each time the book is read. Simple words are visually emphasized to help promote early reading development, comprehension and word recognition. Ultimately, the story ends with a positive moral lesson that plants the seeds for confidence and self-acceptance in young readers.

*2018 Mom's Choice Awards - Gold Metal Winner*2017 Purple Dragonfly Book Awards - Honorable Mention, Picture Books 6 & older*2017 Reader Views Award Winner for Best Children's Book - Toddler to age 5, Kids Award for Best Children s Book of the Year, and Book By Book Award for Best Children s Picture Book*2017 Second Place, Children's Category, Best Indie Book Award
The Greatest Wish
The Last Panther
Todd Mitchell
For animal lovers and fans of The One and Only Ivan and Hoot, this is the uplifting story of a girl who discovers a family of panthers that were thought to be extinct, and her journey to save the species.
 
Eleven-year-old Kiri has a secret: wild things call to her. More than anyone else, she’s always had a special connection to animals.
 
But when Kiri has an encounter with the last known Florida panther, her life is quickly turned on end. Caught between her conservationist father, who wants to send the panther to a zoo, and the village poachers, who want to sell it to feed their families, Kiri must embark on a journey that will take her deep into the wilderness.
 
There has to be some way to save the panther, and for her dad and the villagers to understand each other. If Kiri can’t figure out what it is, she’ll lose far more than the panthers—she’ll lose the only home she’s ever known, and the only family she has left.

"A powerful tale of a future to be avoided." —Kirkus Reviews

"An eerie cautionary tale about the dangers of not protecting the environment, tackles an important theme in a compelling way...a fantastical tale with roots in real-world issues." —Booklist

"Earnest, heartfelt, and passionate, this book will likely inspire new environmentalists." —Bulletin

"A boldly original, profoundly wise, deeply moving book. It’s a rare gift to any reader, as well as to our planet.”
—T. A. Barron, best-selling author of the Merlin Saga
The Last Panther
The MakerThe Maker
D.F. Anderson
When a mysterious drawing binder appears on thirteen-year-old Nate Smith’s windowsill, he starts having visions—and drawing them. Strange creatures come for his work, launching him on a space adventure to learn the alien art of making. Armed with an otherworldly pen that brings his drawings to life, Nate must save planets, and his parents, from the dark creations of an alien mastermind. If only he believed he had talent.Nate gave up on art. Then the aliens came. When a mysterious drawing binder appears on thirteen-year-old Nate Smith’s windowsill, he starts having visions—and drawing them. Strange creatures come for his work, launching him on a space adventure to learn the alien art of making. Armed with an otherworldly pen that brings his drawings to life, Nate must save planets, and his parents, from the dark creations of an alien mastermind. If only he believed he had talent. The Maker is a middle grade sci-fi novel for kids ages 9-12.
The Maker
Under the Light of a Full Moon
D.A. McGrath
Every family has its secrets, but Clara’s family secret is more amazing than most – for one member of each generation of Clara’s family inherits a magical ability. But with that ability also comes a curse.

Clara is an ordinary girl, living an ordinary, happy life. Then she starts to have problems getting to sleep. When she does sleep she has terrifying nightmares and she hears whispering voices in the night. She thinks she is going crazy. Then her Great Aunt Selina takes her to one side and tells Clara that she has inherited the gift of shape shifting, but those who inherit the gift also fall victim to a curse.

Clara struggles to come to terms with these revelations and accept her new destiny. Will she succeed in mastering this, so called, gift and conquering the threats triggered by the curse - to her happiness, her relationships, her sanity and ultimately her life?
Under the Light of a Full Moon
Winter of Elves
Joanne Vruno
Aly's strength as a guardian grows as she becomes closer to her band of light elves thanks to the lead elves, Agda and Beck. What becomes a challenge to both sisters is keeping Emily's new powers in control so their parents do not discover them. Thankfully, Emily masters controlling her powers right when Aly and their grandmother discover their villages are in danger.
Winter of Elves

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