Jordan's days as the star player for her school's basketball team ended when an accident left her paralyzed. She is still the team captain, but her competition days seem to be behind her until an encounter with a mysterious elephant, who she names Marshmallow, helps Jordan discover a brand new sport.
In a time of war, a mysterious child appears at the monastery of the Order of the Chronicles of Sorrowing. Gentle Brother Edik finds the girl, Beatryce, curled in a stall, wracked with fever, coated in dirt and blood, and holding fast to the ear of a goat. As the monk nurses Beatryce to health, he uncovers her dangerous secret, one that imperils them all.
Vega's summer vacation is not going well. When her parents decide it's time to pack up and leave her hometown of Portland, Oregon, behind for boring Seattle, Washington, Vega is more than upset--she's downright miserable. Forced to leave her one and only best friend Halley behind, Vega is convinced she'll never make another friend.
Kate's humdrum life is transformed when her eccentric Uncle Herbert brings her a colossal locomotive train, the Silver Arrow, as her 11th birthday gift, leading her and her younger brother on a mysterious quest.
Every fact is connected in surprising and hilarious ways. Follow a wacky trail that hops from facts about dinosaurs to eggs to breakfasts to goats! And there isn't just one trail through these facts. Sometimes your path branches, and you can choose to jump to a completely different (but still connected) part of FACTopia! Where will your curiosity take you?
Garlic must believe in herself to confront a bloodthirsty vampire who has moved into a nearby castle in this humorous and heartwarming story, reminding readers that strangers are not always as scary as they seem.
Afraid of absolutely everything, 12-year-old Marvel momentarily forgets her anxiety when she rescues a fainting goat named Butter. She must fight for her new friend when told she might have to give up Butter forever.