Topical Term

A la orilla del cielo

"Zach's father died on an oil rig and he thinks he is headed toward a similar fate until he meets Vanessa, an optimistic and wealthy girl who wants to study astronomy"--OCLC.

Journey of a pioneer

Olivia Clark, a young girl who is moving with her family from Missouri to Oregon Territory during the middle of the nineteenth century, describes her five month journey traveling westward.

?Esto es el colmo!

Middle-schooler Greg Heffley nimbly sidesteps his father's attempts to change Greg's wimpy ways until his father threatens to send him to military school.

Seasons of the storm

"One cold, crisp night, Jack Sommers was faced with a choice--live forever according to the ancient, magical rules of Gaia, or die. Jack chose to live, and in exchange, he became a Winter, an immortal physical embodiment of the season on Earth. Every year, he must hunt the Season who comes before him. Summer kills Spring. Autumn kills Summer. Winter kills Autumn. And Spring kills Winter. Jack and Fleur, a Winter and a Spring, fall for each other against all odds. To be together, they'll have to escape the cycle that's been forcing them apart. But their creator won't let them go without a fight"--OCLC.

Fri?o fatal

When snow closes Greg Heffley's middle school, he and his best friend, Rowley Jefferson, face a fight for survival as warring gangs turn the neighborhood into a wintry battlefield.

Mooncakes =

La receta de la luna
"One fateful night, teen witch Nova Huang follows reports of a white wolf in the woods and discovers her childhood crush--werewolf Tam Lang, battling a horse-demon. Now, against the background of a slowly rekindling romance, Tam and Nova must investigate the dark supernatural forces eager to claim wolf magic for evil"--Back cover.

7 good reasons not to grow up

"To the students at exclusive Greycliff Academy, Kirby seems to have it all: charm, brains, and a lucky streak that won't quit. He's also the notorious mastermind behind the snarky videos, '7 Good Reasons Not to Grow Up,' which expose how being an adult isn't all it's cracked up to be. Why would any kid want to become one of them? But there's also a mystery about Kirby. And when his best friend, Raja, finds out that Kirby isn't the person he's pretending to be, Kirby, Raja, and their friends may be forced to grow-up sooner than they think and face the world head-on"--Provided by publisher.


"Discover why [Steve Rogers is] known as a living legend with some of Cap's . . . action-packed adventures! First, flash back in time for a . . . re-examination of Captain America's . . . origin story! See frail Steve Rogers become a super-soldier, and thrill to his first mission as the Fighting Avenger of World War II! Plus, the Black Panther and Agent 13 join Cap in battle with one of his greatest foes, Baron Zemo--but is more going on than meets the eye? And a classic team-up between Captain America and Spider-Man on a mission for S.H.I.E.L.D.! Can the shield-slinger and the web-slinger stop the stony Grey Gargoyle?"--Provided by publisher.

Dragon Ball, full color

"Gohan and Kuririn forced to team up with Vegeta, stand their ground against the Ginyu Force while Goku tries to get his body back. They must now use the seven Dragon Balls of Namek to summon the mighty Dragon Lord, who can grant any three wishes--but what will they wish for?"--Back cover.

?Doble o nada!

"The pressure's really piling up on Greg Heffley. His mom thinks video games are turning his brain to mush, so she wants her son to put down the controller and explore his creative side. As if that's not scary enough, Halloween's just around the corner and the frights are coming at Greg from every angle. When Greg discovers a bag of gummy worms, it sparks an idea. Can he get his mom off his back by making a movie...and will he become rich and famous in the process? Or will doubling down on this plan just double Greg's troubles?"--Provided by publisher.


Subscribe to RSS - fiction