Flora & Ulysses: the illuminated adventures by Kate DiCamillo
Rescuing a squirrel after an accident involving a vacuum cleaner, comic-reading cynic Flora Belle Buckman is astonished when the squirrel, Ulysses, demonstrates astonishing powers of strength and flight after being revived.
The princess of Trelian by Michelle Knudsen
Princess Meglynne of Trelian will soon be named the princess-heir but her link to the dragon Jakl makes the kingdom's people more than a little uneasy, while a mysterious magical attack reveals that a much more powerful enemy may soon reappear and endanger them all.
The mystery of Meerkat Hill by Alexander McCall Smith
Precious Ramotswe's two new friends have the funniest and most resourceful pet you can imagine but they are upset that their family's most valuable possession, their cow, has gone missing. Precious has a plan to find the missing animal but she needs the help.
Playing with fire by Bruce Hale
Reluctant orphan-turned-spy Max Segredo discovers intrigue at the Merry Sunshine Orphanage and must confront an international group bent on world domination, while uncovering mysteries from his past.
The heartbreak messenger by Alexander P. Vance
Quentin is the Heartbreak Messenger--someone who, for a fee, will deliver a breakup message to the soon-to-be ex. His business is surprisingly successful, but as he interacts with his clients, message recipients, and his best friend Abigail, he wonders if his own heart can remain intact.