Fox Street means everything to Mo Wren, who is nearly eleven, and so she is very upset when a land developer offers to buy her father's house, especially since she has not yet found the fox she is sure lives in the nearby ravine.
Minli, an adventurous girl from a poor village, buys a magical goldfish, and then joins a dragon who cannot fly on a quest to find the Old Man of the Moon in hopes of bringing life to Fruitless Mountain and freshness to Jade River.
A headstrong girl. A stray cat. A wild boy. A man who plays with fire. Eleven-year-old Zoe trusts no one.
After a class trip to a floating zoo where animals are mistreated and Savannah's missing pet monkey is found in a cage, Long Island sixth-grader Griffin Bing and his band of misfits plan a rescue.
Amanda and Leo prepare to celebrate their eleventh birthday separately, but peculiar things begin to happen as the day of their birthday begins to repeat itself over and over again.
Hansel and Gretel walk out of their own story and into eight other tales, encountering witches, kindly strangers, and other helpful folk.
While spending the summer at their grandmother's Vermont inn, two siblings awaken young ghosts from the inn's distant past who refuse to "rest in peace."
Government regulations limit families to two children each, so Luke, an illegal third-born, must live his life in secret, hidden in his family's farmhouse. Until, that is, he finds Jen—another "shadow child."
Quiet young Emily and her turtle, Rufus, team up with a fellow orphan to outsmart mean Uncle Victor, who is after Emily's inheritance.
Tia Lola has been invited to teach Spanish at her niece and nephew's school. Before long, Tia Lola is organizing a Spanish treasure hunt and a "carnaval" fiesta at the school. Will Miguel be willing to join in the fun?