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A Different Game
By (author): Sylvia Olsen
ISBN: 9781554691692
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 136
Price: $7.95
In this sequel to Murphy and Mousetrap, Murphy and his three friends are nervous about trying out for the soccer team at their new school, but a diagnosis of leukemia proves more challenging than anything they encounter on the field.
The Ballad of Knuckles McGraw
By (author): Lois Peterson
ISBN: 9781554692033
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 120
Price: $7.95
After Kevin's mother abandons him, he takes refuge in his fantasy of becoming a cowboy, but his reality is a foster home and grandparents he doesn't know.
Home Team
By (author): Eric Walters   Other primary creators: Jerome Williams, Johnnie Williams III
ISBN: 9781554692187
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 176
Price: $7.95
Against all odds, Nick and Kia set out to pursuade the Toronto Raptors' community relations department to send players to visit their school.
Jake Reynolds: Chicken or Eagle?
By (author): Sara Leach
ISBN: 9781554691456
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
540L
Pages: 112
Price: $7.95
Jake dreams of being a superhero, but he's not exactly brave, especially when it comes to the wolves on the island where he and his family are staying.
Addison Addley and the Trick of the Eye
ISBN: 9781554691890
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
690L
Pages: 96
Price: $7.95
Addison's mother wants to move, so Addison uses optical illusions and his own overheated imagination to convince her to stay in their old house.
On the Trail of the Bushman
By (author): Anita Daher
ISBN: 9781554690138
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $7.95
Junior Canadian Ranger Tommy Toner has a secret, and his guilt is eating away at him and putting his friends in danger.
Whiteout
By (author): Becky Citra
ISBN: 9781554690831
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 112
Price: $7.95
A near-fatal accident changes Robin's relationship with her cousin.
Poachers in the Pingos
By (author): Anita Daher
ISBN: 9781554690114
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $7.95
In this sequel to Racing for Diamonds, Colly and Jaz travel to Tuktoyaktuk and come face-to-face with a poaching operation involving protected birds.
Meeting Miss 405
By (author): Lois Peterson
ISBN: 9781554690152
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 112
Price: $7.95
Tansy's mother is at a clinic being treated for depression, her father is busy at work and her new babysitter is old, wrinkly and meditates while she does calligraphy.
Going Places
By (author): Fran Hurcomb
ISBN: 9781554690190
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $7.95
Girls' hockey has finally come to Fort Desperation, Northwest Territories, along with vandalism, a mystery and the possibility of a road trip.
Feather Brain
By (author): Maureen Bush
ISBN: 9781551438771
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 136
Price: $7.95
Lucas gets more than he bargained for when he orders a dinosaur-making kit off the Internet.
Addison Addley and the Things That Aren't There
ISBN: 9781551439495
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 96
Price: $7.95
Addison has to give a speech at school, but he'd rather be fishing or playing baseball that writing.
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