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Ruiz, Rachel (Rachel Marie)

Summary: Second-grader Harry, who loves superheroes and thinks he knows all about them, misunderstands a school assignment and presents a new a superhero invention to his class.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE RUI

Young, Jessica (Jessica E.)

Summary: When Finley decides that fashion is just wearable art, she sets out to create a new fad with her friend Henry: a forklet, a bracelet you can both wear and eat with and only one dollar each for her classmates--unfortunately her parents do not appreciate the disappearing silverware, and Finley has to rethink her invention.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED YOU

Blakemore, Megan Frazer

Summary: Frankie does not believe in leprechauns, but her best friend, Maya, claims that there is one living in her backyard; so Frankie builds a leprechaun trap to prove her point--but soon begins to doubt the validity of her own experiment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing 2020

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Pilkey, Dav

1 hold on 6 copies

Summary: George and Harold and their doubles, Yesterday George and Yesterday Harold, have been taking turns going to school, but when the doubles fall prey to their gym teacher, Mr. Meaner, and his method of mind control that turns students into attentive, obedient, perfect children, it is up to original George and Harold to strike back.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC PIL

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC PIL

Stine, R. L.

Summary: Bernie Bridges and his Rotten School friends win a trip to a local prep school to compete in the National School Make-A-Great-Invention Contest.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollinsPublishers 2007

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED STI

DeStefano, Lauren.

Summary: Neglected by her father who spends all of his time building the ghost machine to bring her mother back from the dead, twelve-year-old Emmaline decides that the only way to bring her father back will be to make the ghost machine work, or destroy it forever.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD DES

Korman, Gordon.

Summary: Griffin Bing and his friends are trying to locate Mr. Fielder's missing thirty million dollar lottery ticket, and thwart the local bully, Darren Vader, who wants to find it for himself--and Mr. Bing's latest invention may help.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2014

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC KOR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC KOR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION KOR

Baker, Keith

Summary: Mr. and Mrs. Green, a loving alligator couple, practice magic tricks, bake cookies, and dream up new inventions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2006

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE BAK

Kelley, Marty

Summary: In his science journal, Ian records that his experiments with a jet pack for his dog, Wilbur, lead to chaos and a lot of unhappy people.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2019

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KEL

Aronson, Billy

Summary: Melia is scientific and loves to create things in her backyard laboratory, but something is missing. Her inventions just aren't quite right. Enter Jo, her new friend with an artistic spirit. When you add the arts to sciences, something magical happens!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ARO

Ruiz, Rachel (Rachel Marie)

Summary: Harry's latest invention--a Superhero Robot programmed to do chores--malfunctions, and the robot goes out of control, creating chaos at school.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE RUI

McAnulty, Stacy

Summary: "When Goldie Blox lets down her BFF Ruby Rails, she is determined to make it up by throwing her friend the best birthday bash ever"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2018

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED MCA

McIntosh, Will

Summary: Seventeen-year-old Sam and his friends find themselves on the run after exposing their corrupt government using a highly-effective lie-detector they invented.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC MCI

Keating, Jess

Summary: Nikki Tesla is a genius, so mostly she finds school boring, and amuses herself by inventing things, like her mysterious missing father; trouble is most of her inventions have serious, lethal potential (like the death ray, which just blew a hole in her floor); so she and her ferret are hustled off to the special Genius Academy with classmates who are equally exceptional, although she still...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC KEA

David, Erica

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: When Kristoff and the ice harvesters challenge Oaken and his new invention to a friendly contest, Oaken, Elsa, and Anna becomes embroil in a mystery involving a missing ice harvesting machine.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION DAV

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction David 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: JBR RED DAV

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED DAV

Atwood, Megan

Summary: Ten-year-old Angie DelMar is sure that there is something creepy and dangerous about her new neighbor, Ms. Doody: somebody who has a book entitled The ABCs of World Domination is obviously up to no good; but when Angie and her friends steal the growth serum intended to create giant insects they accidentally release it at the local day care--and the town is suddenly besieged by giant screaming...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE ATW

Beaty, Andrea

Summary: "Rosie Revere is no stranger to flops and fails, kerfuffles and catastrophes. After all, she's an engineer, and engineering is all about perseverance! But sometimes, Rosie has a really important project to tackle -- one that feels much bigger than herself. When Rosie's beloved Aunt Rose and her pals the Raucous Riveters -- a gaggle of fun-loving gals who built airplanes during World War II --...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway 2018

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Beaty, Andrea.

1 hold on 7 copies

Summary: A young aspiring engineer must first conquer her fear of failure.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Books for Young Readers 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E BEA

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE BEA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE BEA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC BEA

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Beaty 2013

Ruiz, Rachel (Rachel Marie)

Summary: The new student in Harry's second grade class is ruining recess by being a bully--can one of Harry's superhero inventions help him befriend the bully and save recess?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE RUI

Grabenstein, Chris.

Summary: A twelve-year-old boy, worried that his parents may divorce, discovers that an island in the middle of the lake where he is spending the summer is the testing grounds of the mysterious Dr. Libris, who may have invented a way to make the characters in books come alive.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD GRA

George, Jennifer

Summary: Follows a young Rube Goldberg from morning until night as he uses one complicated invention after another to "simplify" his life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Books for Young Readers 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE GEO

Greenawalt, Kelly

Summary: In rhyming text Princess Truly, super girl, uses her magic curls to build things, including a bike for her brother, who has outgrown his old one, and a super snack machine.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2020

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1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN GRE

Soup, Cuthbert.

Summary: Ethan Cheeseman and his children, ages eight, twelve, and fourteen, hope to settle in a nice small town, at least long enough to complete work on a time machine, but spies and government agents have been pursuing them for two years and are about to catch up.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2010

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC SOU

Grabenstein, Chris

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: A twelve-year-old boy, worried that his parents may divorce, discovers that an island in the middle of the lake where he is spending the summer is the testing grounds of the mysterious Dr. Libris, who may have invented a way to make the characters in books come alive.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2015

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