MEET THE KITTYTUBERS! Quiet on the set! Come behind the scenes of your favorite cat videos in this funny adventure for chapter book and intermediate readers. Kirkus Reviews: “…Pattison’s characters delight…” On a glittering night of destiny, a cat star is born.The Majestic Kennels, home to the famous cats of KittyTube, welcomes a new kitten, Angel Persian. Angel is eager to follow in the footsteps of her famous mother and father and become a Kittytube sensation. You’ll be there when Angel aces her first screen test She opens her eyes – what will she see? She shivers–and charms–her way through her first snow storm. Will Angel become a water cat, paddling around bathtubs or splashing in sinks of water, a piano cat, walking the black & white keys, a ghost cat, jumping out to frighten kids, or something new? Will this tiny kitten find her courage–and her audience on KittyTube? Will she have what it takes to win? What will it take for this tiny kitten to become a star? Which cats are the best at purring? PURR-sians! Read Angel’s story today! Ages7-12; 450L Read more
Could there be alien sleeper cells on Earth? A test-tube baby, Jake Rose is half human and half alien; he has both lungs and gills. He’s comfortable breathing air—or water. He’s been raised on the “other blue planet,” Rison. However, in a horrifying science-gone-wrong scenario, Rison will soon implode. Jake evacuates to Earth to live with his human father’s parents on Bainbridge Island in Puget Sound. His mother, Dayexi Quad-de is Rison’s ambassador to Earth. She’s tasked with finding Risonians a new home in Earth’s oceans in a peaceful manner. Jake accidentally discovers that Earth’s elite ELLIS forces are trying to sabotage Mt. Rainier. They plan to force Mt. Rainier to erupt…and then blame it on the Risonian aliens. Working to thwart them, Jake suddenly realizes his mother—the ambassador—is missing. Kidnapped! Sleepers is the first novel in the action-packed science fiction The Blue Planets World series. This classic children’s novel of finding your place in society combines with thrilling science fiction that delivers a punch. Perfect for readers in fourth to eighth grade.