After his parents die, Jeffrey Lionel Magee's life becomes legendary, as he accomplishes athletic and other feats which awe his contemporaries.
Twelve-year-old Catherine just wants a normal life, which is near impossible when you have a brother with autism and a family that revolves around his disability. Catherine has to ask herself: What is normal, anyway?
Mibs Beaumont is turning 13, and discovers her "savvy"--a magical power unique to each member of her family--just as her father is injured in a terrible accident.
When their beloved Aunt Grace dies, Dan and Amy - along with other Cahill descendants - are faced with an unusual choice: inherit one million dollars or participate in a perilous treasure hunt.
An alley cat named Aldwyn passes himself off as a magical animal companion to a young wizard in training. Next thing they know, they are trying to save the kingdom!
Milo is a bored, bored young man who can't see the point to anything. He’s knocked out of his glum humdrum by the sudden appearance of a tollbooth in his bedroom. What ensues is a journey of mythic proportions, during which Milo encounters countless odd characters who are anything but dull.
5th-grader will stop at nothing to get himself on his favorite TV show. With stunts that range from photocopying his rear end to running onto the field in a bear suit during a professional football game, Tony takes everyone on a ride to remember.
12-year old Gratuity joins forces with a strange crew as she tries to save the world from aliens.
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.