In this powerful novel, a teenage heroine delivers a blow to the hypocritical world of high school.
Is eternal life a blessing or a curse?
Before Rosa Parks, there was 15-year-old Claudette Colvin. Now available in paperback: her National Book Award–wining story, told by the incomparable Phillip...
Three very different characters, one simple goal: to fit in.
When Freedom Airlines flight 121 went down over the Pacific Ocean, no one ever expected to find survivors. Which is why the sixteen-year-old girl discovered...
Anna Bloom has just come home from a three-week stay in a mental hospital. She feels . . . okay. It's time to get back to some sort of normal life, whatever...
A deeply poetic and affecting novel about the contemporary immigrant experience.
Author of War Horse, and bestselling storyteller Michael Morpurgo touched our hearts with this beautiful story of a boy, his lost dog, and the lengths he would...
A deeply felt, deeply personal story of immigration from beloved Newbery Medalist Karen Hesse.
Eli’s father built the Compound to keep their family safe. Now, they can’t get out. He won’t let them.
Gabie drives a Mini Cooper. She also works part-time as a delivery girl at Pete’s Pizza. One night, Kayla—another delivery girl—goes missing. To her horror,...
A seventh grade boy must choose between being a witness to bullying—or becoming a victim.
The colorful boyhood of a popular author comes to life in this personal account
Imagine learning from a nosy classmate that your mother is having yet...
Cheyenne, a blind sixteen year-old, is kidnapped and held for ransom; she must outwit her captors to get out alive.
A terrible accident ends one life, but is just the beginning for another. . . .
Haven’t you ever just known something deep in your heart without reason?
A Jewish boy name Felix looks for his parents in Poland during WWII.
Is it possible to grow up while getting younger?
A missing diamond, a mysterious neighbor, a link to Shakespeare—can Hero uncover the connections?
Set in the current day, this is the final book in Morris Gleitzman's series that began with Once, continued with Then and is . . . Now.
Felix is a...
The mata gente.
The “people killer.”
An ordinary freight train.
And the only way North without paying a peso.
"Leon's Story is a powerful, wonderful thing!" -- Nikki Giovanni
I remember that as a young boy I used to look in the mirror and I would curse my color, my...
In this National Book Award finalist, Joey Pigza tries hard to be a good kid trapped in a wired body.
After losing his father, a boy has to find a way to survive on his own.