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Publisher: Ferguson Publishing Company (2009, Jul 30th).
"Careers in Focus: Medical Technicians and Technologists, Fifth Edition" profiles 21 careers for students interested in this fast-growing field. Job profiles include: biomedical equipment technicians; cardiovascular technologists; diagnostic medical sonographers; dietetic technicians; emergency medical technicians; medical laboratory technicians; medical technologists; orthotic and prosthetic technicians; phlebotomy technicians; surgical technologists; and, more. moreMore Info | Google Books | Check Availability
Author/Actors/Director/etc.: Joan Holub
Publisher: Aladdin (2013, Dec 3rd).
Meet Cassandra, the newest student at Mount Olympus Academy! She has an amazing talent—but will her new friends believe her?This Goddess Girls story is based on the myth of Cassandra, who has the gift of seeing the future—except no one believes her. Can Apollo, the god of prophecy, help his new crush? moreMore Info | Google Books | Check Availability
Author/Actors/Director/etc.: Sarah Mlynowski
Publisher: Scholastic Press (2013, Nov 26th).
Good night, sleep tight,Don't let the magic mirror bite . . .My friend Robin and I were going to have the best sleepover ever. We'd stay up late, eat s'mores, share secrets -- and NOT knock on my magic mirror. I was NOT getting pulled into another fairy tale.But the mirror STILL ends up pulling me and my brother, Jonah, into Sleeping Beauty's story -- and this time, Robin comes with us, too! When Robin pricks her finger on the spindle, I know we're in trouble. Now she's fast asleep, Sleeping Beauty is wide awake, and I have to:- Host a fake birthday party for Jonah- Find a prince to wake up Robin- Avoid getting cursed by scary fairiesWe only have ten hours to make things right . . . or this day will become a nightmare! moreMore Info | Google Books | Check Availability
Author/Actors/Director/etc.: Geronimo Stilton
Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks; Reissue edition (2013, Jun 25th).
Each Geronimo Stilton book is fast-paced, with lively full-color art and a unique format kids 7-10 will love.I, Geronimo Stilton, was selected by the mayor to give a special driving demonstration, but my drivers' license had expired! I had only a week to relearn everything to pass the test for a new one. Little did I know that my lessons would introduce me to a talking robot car! It was up to us to stop a thief and make the roads safer for everyone. moreMore Info | Google Books | Check Availability
Author/Actors/Director/etc.: Jeff Smith
Publisher: GRAPHIX (2011, Feb 1st).
A return to the enthralling world of BONE with book one in this gripping spin-off novel trilogy, illustrated in four-color!Twelve-year-old Tom Elm is just an ordinary turnip farmer from the Valley, but he's always felt destined for something bigger. So when he discovers everyone in his village is asleep and plagued by nightmares, he assembles a band of unlikely heroes. They must fight to preserve the Spark--a divine light born at the core of a vast, dark nothingness called the Nacht. The Nacht is trying to permeate the Waking World with nightmares of the Dreaming, and it's Tom's mission to defeat the Nacht and its most loyal follower, the Constable. If he fails, his family--and everyone--might never wake up again. moreMore Info | Google Books | Check Availability
Author/Actors/Director/etc.: Shannon Messenger
Publisher: Aladdin; Reprint edition (2013, Aug 6th).
In this riveting debut, a telepathic girl must figure out why she is the key to her brand-new world—before the wrong person finds the answer first.Twelve-year-old Sophie has never quite fit into her life. She’s skipped multiple grades and doesn’t really connect with the older kids at school, but she’s not comfortable with her family, either. The reason? Sophie’s a Telepath, someone who can read minds. No one knows her secret—at least, that’s what she thinks… But the day Sophie meets Fitz, a mysterious (and adorable) boy, she learns she’s not alone. He’s a Telepath too, and it turns out the reason she has never felt at home is that, well…she isn’t. Fitz opens Sophie’s eyes to a shocking truth, and she is forced to leave behind her family for a new life in a place that is vastly different from what she has ever known. moreMore Info | Google Books | Check Availability