Follow Your Dreams to Adventure
From a magical garden to the wild blue yonder, dreams and imagination can take us many places--and so can books. Check out the titles below to fuel your dreams or ask your local librarian for suggestions on your favorite topics.
Tiny Titans: The Treehouse and Beyond!
From a trip to the center of the Earth to the halls of Sidekick Elementary, the Tiny Titans are ready for any adventure.
Fred and Ted's Road Trip
Dogs Fred and Ted pack up their cars and go on a road trip, and their different ways of doing things have interesting results.
Ignatius MacFarland, Frequenaut!
Bullied in school and called "Piggy MacFartland," twelve-year-old Iggy longs to travel to another planet and live among extraterrestrials, until an explosion transports him to a scary alternate reality.
On a cross-country vacation with their parents, twins Coke and Pepsi, soon to be thirteen, fend off strange assassins as they try to come to terms with their being part of a top-secret government organization known as The Genius Files.
After helping her mother weed, water, and chase the rabbits from their garden, a young girl imagines her dream garden complete with jellybean bushes, chocolate rabbits, and tomatoes the size of beach balls.
We Are Not Eaten by Yaks
As the children of two world-famous explorers, eleven-year-old twins Celia and Oliver prefer television-watching to adventure-seeking until their father takes them to Tibet to help search for their long-lost mother.
Princess Super Kitty
Maggie, a little girl with a huge imagination, becomes a cat, a superhero, a princess, and more in the course of a day.
A boy who may be part changeling, twins involved in a bizarre secret experiment, and a clurichaun in a red tracksuit try to save the world from an evil cereal company whose ultimate goal is world domination.
In this choose-your-own adventure graphic novel, a boy stumbles on the laboratory of a mad scientist who asks him to choose between testing a mind-reading device, a time machine, and a doomsday machine.
Zoe and Robot: Let's Pretend!
A young girl tries to teach her robot how to pretend. Presented in comic book format.
Big City Otto
Otto the elephant and his parrot pal Crackers set off for America to find Otto's friend Georgie, a chimpanzee who was taken from the African jungle by the Man with the Wooden Nose. Presented in comic book format.
Amelia Earhart: This Broad Ocean
Grace, an aspiring young journalist, is excited when Amelia Earhart arrives in her town of Trepassey, Newfoundland, on June 4, 1928. Earhart wants to become the first female passenger to cross the Atlantic Ocean by air and Grace is there both to see her off and to receive Earhart's telegram announcing her arrival in Ireland after twenty hours and forty minutes in flight.
Frankie Pickle and the Pine Run 3000
Fourth-grader Frankie Piccolini's vivid imagination does not help him advance in rank with the rest of his Possum Scout troop, but winning the Pine Run 3000 model car race would give him the points he needs.
Go, Go America
A collection of odd facts, including festivals, contests, and laws, about the states of the United States.