• Miracle in Music City

    By Natalie Grant

    Read by Simona Chitescu Weik

    The 3rd book in the Glimmer Girls series finds the sisters chasing mystery in Nashville, Tennessee!

    "This short novel, less focused on mystery than its predecessors, instead zeroes in on friendship, compassion, and humility. Grant's writing is getting stronger, and her character development fuller, lending the series added promise." - Booklist

    Released Tue Mar 14 00:00:00 UTC 2017
    English, Unabridged

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  • A Dolphin Wish

    By Natalie Grant

    Read by Simona Chitescu Weik

    The 2nd book in the Glimmer Girls series follows the sisters to aquatic adventure in San Diego!

    "Grant's background in Christian music is evident here; the girls' faith guides them through their adventures. God and Christianity play major roles in the story. When the girls face a dilemma, it is not only their family but their faith that shapes their choices. The sisters are sweet and innocent. As the slight mysteries unfold, Grant interjects some realistic life lessons about overcoming deceit and coping with everyday family issues. VERDICT Younger middle grade readers, especially those with a Christian faith, will enjoy these appealing and light mysteries filled with sisterly bonding." - School Library Journal

    Released Tue Feb 21 00:00:00 UTC 2017
    English, Unabridged

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  • London Art Chase

    By Natalie Grant

    Read by Simona Chitescu Weik

    The 1st book in the Glimmer Girls series follows the sisters to artistic adventure in London!

    "Blending travelogue, mystery, and family story, this novel from Christian recording artist Grant...will find a home with many conservative Christians and fans of Grant's music. First in the Glimmer Girls series, this light mystery gets some added sparkle as the book's adults encourage Maddie to find her own 'glimmer.'" - Booklist

    Released Tue Feb 21 00:00:00 UTC 2017
    English, Unabridged

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  • Light Up New York

    By Natalie Grant

    Read by Simona Chitescu Weik

    The 4th book in the Glimmer Girls series finds the sisters chasing mystery in New York City!

    "Though this is a mostly light and fluffy tale, Grant conveys some important life lessons. The girls struggle with jealousy and the temptation to break the rules. As the mystery unravels, readers are compelled to ask what is truly right and wrong and how sometimes those lines can become blurred. Readers will find themselves thinking about difficult decisions and how choices they make can affect themselves and others. VERDICT Fans of the series will be happy to have this next installment. Overall, tweens will enjoy the adventures of these spirited sisters." - School Library Journal

    Released Tue Jan 31 00:00:00 UTC 2017
    English, Unabridged

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  • Stars So Sweet

    By Tara Dairman

    Read by Kathleen McInerney

    Charming middle-grade foodie Gladys Gatsby reveals her secret life as a restaurant critic.

    "Dairman manages to blend an overabundance of ingredients into a tasty dish that series fans should eat up." - Kirkus Reviews

    Released Tue Aug 30 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • The Stars of Summer

    By Tara Dairman

    Read by Kathleen McInerney

    In this sequel to All Four Stars, foodie Gladys Gatsby runs into trouble with a jealous reviewer.

    "Give this one to foodies as well as readers looking for a fun summer tale." - Nancy P. Reeder (School Library Journal)

    Released Fri Jun 10 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    Bilingual - English & Spanish, Unabridged

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  • All Four Stars

    By Tara Dairman

    Read by Kathleen McInerney

    Gladys Gatsby, a secret eleven-year-old chef, strives to keep her identity from her parents.

    “Younger readers will be amused by Gladys’s reviews of her parents’ horrible cooking and her plot to get to New York City without alerting any adults. The triumphant conclusion makes this a tasty read.” - Publishers Weekly

    Released Tue May 10 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • Once Upon a Toad

    By Heather Vogel Frederick

    Read by Tara Sands

    Cat Starr is cursed by her Great Aunt Abyssinia, and after must deal with multitudes of toads.

    "…humorous, quick-moving story." - Publishers Weekly

    Released Tue Mar 08 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • Charmed

    By Jen Calonita

    Read by Kristin Condon

    Fairy Tale Reform School

    Gilly must face the most evil villain in the second installment of this twisted fairy tale series

    "Fans of Calonita's previous book in the series (Flunked, 2015) will enjoy this continuation of the story. New readers will be caught up within the first few pages thanks to a blog scroll ("Happily Ever After Scrolls") that recurs throughout the book. Tweens who are fans of fractured fairy tales like the "Whatever After" series by Sarah Mlynowski (Scholastic) will have no problem getting into this read." - School Library Journal

    Released Tue Mar 01 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • The Door by the Staircase

    By Katherine Marsh

    Read by Laural Merlington

    Mary is adopted by mysterious Madame Z and in her new life begins to uncover scary secrets.

    “…lovers of Harry Potter, and fans of dark fairy tales will appreciate this adventure.” - School Library Journal

    Released Tue Jan 05 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • Home For the Holidays

    By Heather Vogel Frederick

    Read by Cris Dukehart , Kate Rudd , Amy Rubinate , Emily Woo Zeller and Shannon McManus

    Join the mother-daughter book club for a holiday season with all the trimmings!

    The moms and daughters draw together as they work through issues like unemployment and a possible move. The multiple viewpoints and small-town simplicity that borders on quaintness remain the draws in this charming series. - Booklist

    Released Tue Nov 03 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English, Unabridged

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  • The Mother-Daughter Book Club

    By Heather Vogel Frederick

    Read by Amy Rubinate , Cris Dukehart , Kate Rudd and Emily Woo Zeller

    'The book club is about to get a makeover.... '

    Despite their initial resistance to the club, the girls experience joys and sorrows and develop a closer bond, just like the characters that they grow to love. The girls' relationships and feelings are complex...readers will be easily pulled along to find out how the four girls resolve their differences. - Booklist

    Released Thu Oct 15 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English, Unabridged

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  • Every Last Word

    By Tamara Ireland Stone

    Read by Amy Rubinate

    If you could read my mind, you wouldn’t be smiling- now a New York Times Bestseller!

    Best of 2015 - *Goodreads Best List*

    Released Wed Oct 07 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English, Unabridged

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  • Absolutely Truly

    By Heather Vogel Frederick

    Read by Amy Rubinate

    A Pumpkin Falls Mystery

    A treasure hunt ensues when a letter is found in first edition copy of Charlotte’s Web.

    "This realistic, heartwarming family story will have special appeal for children with parents in the armed forces. Amy Rubinate's soothing voice fits the cozy atmosphere of the novel well." - School Library Journal (audio review)

    Released Wed Oct 07 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English, Unabridged

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  • What the Moon Said

    By Gayle Rosengren

    Read by Laural Merlington

    A city family turned farmers during the Great Depression, are trying to stay positive in hard times

    "Laural Merlington performs this lovely, heartrending story of love, superstition, and determination to persevere in the face of bad luck and difficult days. The audiobook is perfect for preteen listeners, and adults will be charmed as well." - AudioFIle

    Released Tue Aug 11 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English, Unabridged

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  • Cold War on Maplewood Street

    By Gayle Rosengren

    Read by Amy Rubinate

    Cold War anxieties play out in a sensitively told story during the Cuban missile crisis in the 1960s

    Listeners will be unable to turn away from this superb performance of a gripping glimpse into the day-to-day life of a girl coming-of-age during a national crisis. - Booklist (audio review)

    Released Tue Aug 04 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English, Unabridged

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  • Nooks & Crannies

    By Jessica Lawson

    Read by Susan Riddell

    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory meets Clue when six children navigate a mansion full of secrets.

    Starred review. "The Dahl-esque story, humorously peopled by distinctive children and adults, poignantly captures the loneliness and longing of an unwanted child... Well thought-out and deftly executed, Lawson’s novel will appeal to a wide audience." - Publishers Weekly

    Released Tue Jun 30 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English, Unabridged

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  • Lost Boy

    By Tim Green

    Read by Tim Green

    From author Tim Green comes a captivating baseball novel about one kid's search of a lifetime.

    Released Tue Mar 03 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English, Unabridged

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  • Flunked

    By Jen Calonita

    Read by Kristin Condon

    Would you send a villain to do a hero's job?

    “This is a wonderful family audio whose open ending will have all ages of listeners clamoring for the next installment.” - School Library Journal

    Released Tue Mar 03 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English, Unabridged

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  • The Boy Who Lost Fairyland

    By Catherynne M. Valente

    Read by Heath Miller

    The fourth installment in Catherynne M. Valente's acclaimed Fairyland series.

    Starred Review. "Readers may wish the words were food, so they could eat them up." - Kirkus Reviews

    Released Tue Mar 03 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English, Unabridged

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  • The Chosen Prince

    By Diane Stanley

    Read by Robertson Dean

    The Tempest of two princes - one chosen, one lost - and a mysterious girl on a magical island.

    Starred review. "Alexos is a strong character, capable of accepting and adapting to change, even as he struggles with heartbreak and almost insurmountable odds. The language is lyrical and accessible, and the end is satisfying in the extreme." - School Library Journal

    Released Tue Feb 17 00:00:00 UTC 2015
    English, Unabridged

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  • The Case of the Stolen Sixpence

    By Holly Webb

    Read by Anna Bentinck

    In the tradition of the Sherlock Holmes mysteries comes The Mysteries of Maisie Hitchins!

    “…a quick, enjoyable listen…” - School Library Journal (audio review)

    Released Tue Oct 28 00:00:00 UTC 2014
    English, Unabridged

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  • Magic in the Mix

    By Annie Barrows

    Read by Cris Dukehart

    Brimming with lovable characters and spine-tingling magic!

    "The fast-paced plot is dramatically narrated by Cris Dukehart, with Southern accents, deep voices, or a snarky tone for villains and much lighter voices for the children. The narration accentuates the drama of the action and the children’s contemporary language." - School Library Journal (audio review)

    Released Tue Sep 16 00:00:00 UTC 2014
    English, Unabridged

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  • Still Life

    By Jacqueline West

    Read by Lexy Fridell

    The fifth and final book in The Books of Elsewhere.

    "A thoroughly satisfying reward for loyal fans of the series" - Kirkus Reviews

    Released Tue Jul 08 00:00:00 UTC 2014
    English, Unabridged

  • The Strangers

    By Jacqueline West

    Read by Lexy Fridell

    Olive thought she'd uncovered all the house's secrets. She was wrong.

    "... the series' many fans will be happy to revisit Olive and friends (including three memorable talking cats) and return to Elsewhere, the mysterious place within the house's paintings. They’ll even be glad to see the frightening Annabelle McMartin, whose reappearance leads to a stunning conclusion. And they'll certainly look forward to more Elsewhere." - Booklist

    Released Tue Jul 08 00:00:00 UTC 2014
    English, Unabridged

  • The Second Spy

    By Jacqueline West

    Read by Lexy Fridell

    What lurks below the house could be as dangerous as what's hidden inside.

    "Once again filled with clever talking cats, paintings that come alive, and nefarious goings-on, this light fantasy/mystery will be enjoyed by fans of the Elsewhere series, and since it makes a game effort to stand alone, new readers may be lured in as well." - Booklist

    Released Tue Jul 08 00:00:00 UTC 2014
    English, Unabridged

  • The Ghosts of Tupelo Landing

    By Sheila Turnage

    Read by Lauren Fortgang

    The anticipated sequel to the Newbery honor winner and New York Times bestseller, Three Times Lucky.

    "A superbly entertaining listen for those who love a rollicking, humorous adventure." - Booklist (audio review)

    Released Tue Feb 18 00:00:00 UTC 2014
    English, Unabridged
    Sales Rank 19

  • The Sittin' Up

    By Shelia P. Moses

    Read by J.D. Jackson

    Laced with humor and a lot of heart, this is an affecting, fun tale from a storytelling master.

    "With his smooth narration, vivid character depictions, and beautiful singing voice, Jackson enhances a plot that youngsters may find slow paced and a little morbid. He brings out the sorrowful emotions of the history of slavery as well as the deep spirituality and pride of the characters, along with their hope and joy as times begin to change for the better." - AudioFile Magazine

    Released Thu Jan 09 00:00:00 UTC 2014
    English, Unabridged
    Sales Rank 136
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  • The Girl Who Soared Over Fairyland and Cut the Moon in Two

    By Catherynne M. Valente

    Read by Catherynne M. Valente

    A rich and passionately layered book from New York Times bestselling author Catherynne M. Valente.

    "As narrator, Valente capably captures September’s character. Her reading has a lyrical—almost hypnotic—quality to it, and listeners will appreciate her restrained but effective vocal interpretations of the characters. And while her voice is more mature sounding than that of her young protagonist, fans of the series—both young and old—will doubtlessly find this a fun listen." - Publishers Weekly

    Released Tue Oct 01 00:00:00 UTC 2013
    English, Unabridged

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  • Sink or Swim

    By Bob Balaban

    Read by Bob Balaban

    More sea-creature mischief ensues when Charlie Drinkwater is forced to join the swim team.

    "The amiable drollery of The Creature From the Seventh Grade carries it a long way." - The New York Times

    Released Thu Aug 08 00:00:00 UTC 2013
    English, Unabridged
    Sales Rank 501

  • The Wells Bequest

    By Polly Shulman

    Read by Johnny Heller

    A Companion to The Grimm Legacy

    In this grand adventure, Polly Shulman blends classic science fiction with the contemporary fantasy.

    Released Tue Jul 02 00:00:00 UTC 2013
    English, Unabridged
    Sales Rank 216

  • The Apprentices

    By Maile Meloy

    Read by Cristin Milioti

    Maile Meloy weaves together magic and adventure in this breathtaking sequel to The Apothecary.

    Starred review. "Set in 1954, this sequel to The Apothecary features the same fun, fast-moving formula as the first book, with charming characters and exciting intrigue mixed with a handful of magic." - Publishers Weekly

    Released Tue Jun 25 00:00:00 UTC 2013
    English, Unabridged
    Sales Rank 243

  • The Grimm Legacy

    By Polly Shulman

    Read by Julia Whelan

    "A fizzy confection...the story buzzes along." - The New York Times

    Starred review. "The author brings the seemingly disparate elements together in the end, while still making certain that her protagonist's problems are not completely solved by the world of magic. Shulman's prose is fast paced, filled with humor, and peopled with characters who are either true to life or delightfully bizarre. Fans of fairy tales in general and Grimm stories in particular will delight in the author's frequent literary references, and fantasy lovers will feel very much at home in this tale that pulls out all the stops." - School Library Journal

    Released Tue Jun 18 00:00:00 UTC 2013
    English, Unabridged
    Sales Rank 291