The Lunch Witch 1

Author: Deb Lucke
Publisher: Papercutz
ISBN: 9781629913209
Release Date: 2015-03-17
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

For generations and generations, the women of Grunhilda's family have stirred up trouble in a big, black pot. Grunhilda inherits her famous ancestors' recipes and cauldron, but no one believes in magic anymore. Despite the fact that Grunhilda's only useful skill is cooking up potfuls of foul brew, she finds a job listing that might suit her: lunch lady. She delights in scaring the kids until she meets a timid little girl named Madison with a big set of glasses who becomes an unlikely friend. Madison needs help at school and at home, but helping people goes against everything Grunhilda's believes in as a witch! Will this girl be able to thaw the Lunch Witch's icy heart? Or will Grunhilda turn her back on a kindred spirit?

Lunch Witch 2 Knee deep in Niceness

Author: Deb Lucke
Publisher: Papercutz
ISBN: 9781629916705
Release Date: 2016-12-13
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Grunhilda the Witch has a weakness...a tiny soft spot on her black and crusty heart. She continues to hide the nice feelings she has when she gets a letter from former Salem Elementary student Madison. But she can’t keep up the ruse for long because her familiars are onto her...and so are her ancestors! The familiars search her hovel and find her collection of letters from Madison. Mr. Williams has a solution, but it involves making a meanness potion from the book that IS-NOT-TO-BE-USED-BY-ANYONE-OTHER-THAN WITCHES (ESPECIALLY-NOT-WITCHES’-PETS). But anything that can go wrong does when he accidentally mixes up a positivity potion instead...and it starts to affect everyone in town. Birds are singing. Flowers are growing. The principal cancels school! Grunhilda hurries to mix up a potion to fix the town, her familiars, and her own black crusty heart before the positivity succeeds in making everything bright and cheerful.

Apocalypse Bow Wow

Author: James Proimos
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 9781619634435
Release Date: 2015-01-06
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The end has come. The world is in shambles. Everyone is gone . . . except for the dogs! Brownie and Apollo are two dogs living in bliss with a big, comfy couch to laze on. But unbeknownst to them and seemingly overnight, the world has turned to utter chaos. What they do know is their owners are MIA, they are starting to get on each other's nerves, and it's dinner time. What has happened? Who will feed them? What if their people are gone for good?! With bellies rumbling, Brownie and Apollo decide to set out into the wide world, where they discover other pets and stray animals who have been left behind. But not everyone is man's best friend. It's a dog-eat-dog world now! With the help of a friendly neighborhood police dog and a small but mighty side-kick tick, Apollo and Brownie must figure out how to survive these dark times and locate their ultimate goal: dinner!

The Lunch Witch

Author: Deb Lucke
Publisher:
ISBN: 1629913235
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Children's stories

For generations and generations, the women of Grunhilda's family have stirred up trouble in a big, black pot. Grunhilda inherits her famous ancestors' recipes and cauldron, but no one believes in magic anymore. Despite the fact that Grunhilda's only useful skill is cooking up potfuls of foul brew, she finds a job listing that might suit her: lunch lady. She delights in scaring the kids until she meets Madison, a girl with thick glasses and unfinished homework who doesn't fit in. The two outsiders recognize each other. Madison needs help at school and at home, but helping people goes against everything Grunhilda's believes in as a witch! Will this girl be able to thaw the Lunch Witch's icy heart? Or will Grunhilda turn her back on a kindred spirit?

Executive Lunch

Author: Maria E Schneider
Publisher: Bear Mountain Books
ISBN:
Release Date: 2014-10-21
Genre: Fiction

Sedona is given the opportunity of a lifetime: play an up-and-coming executive with all the trappings of wealth with someone else footing the bill. The catch: find out who is stealing company funds before the criminals find out that their program is being debugged. Sedona runs into danger, the corporate glass ceiling, and an occasional chance at romance in her quest to figure out who is stealing money from Strandfrost. Unfortunately, Sedona is better at writing computer code than deciphering political vitriol, and if she doesn’t find a way to wade through the red tape and red herrings, she could lose both her job and her quarry! The Sedona O'Hala cozy mystery series follows Sedona through several capers when she accepts undercover jobs for Steve Huntington. She has a chance at romance and is constantly in danger, but she continues to strive to break through the company glass ceiling--if not, she's sure to break a window or two in these zany and fun mysteries. The order of the series: Executive Lunch Executive Retention Executive Sick Days Executive Affairs/Executive Gardening (free) Executive Dirt is scheduled for 2015

April Witch

Author: Majgull Axelsson
Publisher: Katha
ISBN: 818902017X
Release Date: 2004
Genre:

Majgull Axelson is the author of four works of non-fiction as well as one previous novel, Far from Nitetheim, for which she was awarded the 1994 Moa Stipend. The 1997 publication of April Witch in Sweden earned her the prestigious August Prize. She is married, has two children and lives in Stockholm.

The Witch s Walking Stick

Author: Susan Meddaugh
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0618529489
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When a witch loses her magic walking stick, which has been used over the years to grant hundreds of miserable wishes, she tricks a young girl into finding and returning it, with unexpected results.

The Little Leftover Witch

Author: Florence Laughlin
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442486782
Release Date: 2013-08-27
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A little lost witch undergoes a magical transformation when she’s loved by a human family in this heartwarming story. When Felina, a little witch, breaks her broom on Halloween and can’t fly home, she is stuck with the Doon family and their black cat, Itchabody, for an entire year. Although she’s homesick and unhappy, the Doon parents and their daughter, Lucinda, do their best to make Felina feel welcome. (And she has no trouble with Itchabody at all!) As time passes, the mischievous Felina learns what it means to be part of a family—and how, with love, she will always belong. This timeless tale, originally published in 1971 and cherished ever since, brims with witchy whimsy and will find a home in the hearts of a new generation of readers.

Oddly Normal vol 3

Author: Otis Frampton
Publisher: Image Comics
ISBN: 9781632159489
Release Date: 2016-04-27
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

Oddly Normal's adventure in Fignation continues! Collects ODDLY NORMAL #11-15

Lunch Lady and the League of Librarians

Author: Jarrett J. Krosoczka
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780307978608
Release Date: 2012-02-29
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Serving justice . . . and lunch! Lunch Lady can sniff out something rotten like no one else—and there’s definitely something rotten going on in the library. The usually friendly librarians have become cold and secretive. Even Dee can’t seem to crack a smile out of them. What darkness may lurk in the hearts of librarians? Lunch Lady is on the case! And Hector, Terrence, and Dee are along for a wild ride!

Baba Yaga s Assistant

Author: Marika McCoola
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763669614
Release Date: 2015
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

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Tripping Over the Lunch Lady

Author: Kate Ritchey
Publisher:
ISBN: 1439516545
Release Date: 2008-08-11
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

An anthology of ten humorous short stories about life in school, written by well-known authors of children's books.

What the Spell

Author: Brittany Geragotelis
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781471117084
Release Date: 2013-01-31
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Brooklyn is nearly sixteen-years-old and feels like she's invisible. She desperately wants to be pretty and popular, and to be adored by a cute guy. Luckily for her, she's a witch about to come of age ~ so she's only a few spells away from making it all happen. On her milestone birthday, Brooklyn's conservative parents finally unbind her powers, and this newfound freedom leads to a spell-assisted dream makeover. Her crush, Asher, finally notices her, and so does the Queen Bee of the popular, cool clique. Even better, Brooklyn discovers her true power: the ability to magically match couples with a love spell. But Brooklyn's quest for popularity is not without its price, and as the clique escalates their initiation tests, the more she relies on her powers to complete the tasks. Can Brooklyn keep her magic hidden from their scrutiny? Like her Salem ancestors, if caught, she could be vilified. But worst of all, Brooklyn runs the risk of losing what she really cares about ~ Asher ~ unless she can work a little magic of her own.

Weather Witch

Author: Shannon Delany
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
ISBN: 9781250018540
Release Date: 2013-06-25
Genre: Young Adult Fiction

The first in an exciting new young adult series from 13 to Life writer Shannon Delany, Weather Witch is about a young woman enslaved for being a weather witch, and who must fight for her freedom to be with the boy she loves. Some fled the Old World to avoid war, and some fled to leave behind magick. Yet even the fiercely regulated New World--with its ranks and emphasis on decorum--cannot staunch the power that wells up in certain people, influencing the weather and calling down storms. Hunted, the Weather Witches are forced to power the rest of the population's ships, as well as their every necessity, and luxury, in a time when steam power is repressed. Jordan Astraea hails from a flawless background with no taint of magick, but on her seventeenth birthday she is accused of summoning an unscheduled storm. Taken from her family, Jordan is destined to be enslaved on an airship. But breaking Jordan may prove to be the very thing her carefully constructed society cannot weather. And losing Jordan forever may force her beau, Rowen, to be the hero he would have never otherwise dared become.

School Lunch

Author: True Kelley
Publisher:
ISBN: 0823418944
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When Harriet, the cook at Lincoln School, goes on a much-needed vacation, the staff and students send her letters complaining about her replacements and trying to persuade her to return.