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Margaret Ferguson Books

With a Name like Love

One of School Library Journal’s Best Fiction Books of 2011 When Ollie’s daddy, the Reverend Everlasting Love, pulls their travel trailer into Binder to lead a...

Tess Hilmo

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Jack Adrift: Fourth Grade Without a Clue

From the Newbery Medal–winning author of Dead End in Norvelt, eight side-splitting stories about a boy who is doing his best to keep his head above water...

Jack Gantos Jack Gantos

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Henry Holt and Co.

Piper Reed, Navy Brat

It’s not easy being the middle child, especially when your dad is a Navy Chief. Meet Piper Reed, a spunky nine-year-old who has moved more times than she can...

By Kimberly Willis Holt and Christine Davenier

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Henry Holt / Christy Ottaviano Books

Piper Reed Gets a Job

Piper Reed and her fellow Gypsy Club members are in need of a clubhouse. Raising money to buy one proves a challenge. Piper, being the resourceful fifth grader...

By Kimberly Willis Holt and Christine Davenier

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Roaring Brook Press

The Not-So-Great Depression

A TIMELY, WARMHEARTED NOVEL ABOUT LIFE IN HARD ECONOMIC TIMES. Jacki’s ninth–grade teacher is always going on about the unemployment index and the...

Amy Goldman Koss

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Melanie Kroupa Books

Blessing's Bead

Nutaaq and her older sister, Aaluk, are on a great journey, sailing from a small island off the coast of Alaska to the annual trade fair. There, a handsome...

Debby Dahl Edwardson Debby Dahl Edwardson

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Frances Foster Books

The Last Best Days of Summer

For twelve-year-old Lucy Crandall, the last week of August is the most perfect time in the world. It’s the week she gets to spend with Grams at the lake house,...

Valerie Hobbs Valerie Hobbs

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Henry Holt and Co.

Part of Me

Stories of a Louisiana Family

The lives of four generations of one Louisiana family, woven together by a master storyteller Tracing a family’s roots is like taking a journey through the...

"...The lives of four generations of one Louisiana family, woven together by a master storyteller Tracing a family’s roots is like taking a journey through the.... The lives of four generations of one Louisiana family, woven together by a master storyteller   Tracing a family’s roots is like taking a journey through the years. In the case of one Louisiana family, that journey can be charted by the books they read and loved. The journey begins in 1939 with Rose, who moves with her mother and sibling..."

Kimberly Willis Holt Kimberly Willis Holt

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Henry Holt and Co.

The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate

Calpurnia Virginia Tate is eleven years old in 1899 when she wonders why the yellow grasshoppers in her Texas backyard are so much bigger than the green...

Jacqueline Kelly Jacqueline Kelly

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Everything on a Waffle

By the author of The Trolls, a National Book Award Finalist. My name is Primrose Squarp. I am eleven years old. I have hair the color of carrots in apricot...

"...By the author of The Trolls, a National Book Award Finalist. My name is Primrose Squarp. I am eleven years old. I have hair the color of carrots in apricot.... By the author of The Trolls, a National Book Award Finalist. My name is Primrose Squarp. I am eleven years old. I have hair the color of carrots in apricot glaze (recipe to follow), skin fair and clear where it isn't freckled, and eyes like summer storms. Readers will know right from the start that the narrator of Everything on a Waffle ..."

Polly Horvath Polly Horvath

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux

The Friend

From the beloved husband-and-wife team of The Gardener, a Caldecott Honor Book Annabelle Bernadette Clementine Dodd Was a good little girl, though...

By Sarah Stewart and David Small

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Henry Holt and Co.

Also Known As Harper

Harper Lee Morgan is an aspiring poet, which isn’t surprising, seeing as how she’s named after her mama’s favorite writer, Harper Lee. And life is giving her a...

Ann Haywood Leal Ann Haywood Leal

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Henry Holt and Co.

Breaking Stalin's Nose

One of Horn Book’s Best Fiction Books of 2011 Sasha Zaichik has known the laws of the Soviet Young Pioneers since the age of six: The Young Pioneer is...

Eugene Yelchin Eugene Yelchin

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The Map of Me

The note Momma left on the fridge says only: “I HAVE TO GO.” But go where? Twelve-year-old Margie is convinced that Momma’s gone to the Rooster Romp at the...

"...The note Momma left on the fridge says only: “I HAVE TO GO.” But go where? Twelve-year-old Margie is convinced that Momma’s gone to the Rooster Romp at the.... The note Momma left on the fridge says only: “I HAVE TO GO.” But go where? Twelve-year-old Margie is convinced that Momma’s gone to the Rooster Romp at the International Poultry Hall of Fame, in search of additions to her precious flock of chicken memorabilia. And it’s up to Margie to bring her home. So she commandeers her daddy’s Faithf..."

Tami Lewis Brown Tami Lewis Brown

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux

The Cabinet of Wonders

The Kronos Chronicles: Book I

Petra Kronos has a simple, happy life. But it’s never been ordinary. She has a pet tin spider named Astrophil who likes to hide in her snarled hair and give...

"...Petra Kronos has a simple, happy life. But it’s never been ordinary. She has a pet tin spider named Astrophil who likes to hide in her snarled hair and give.... Petra Kronos has a simple, happy life. But it’s never been ordinary. She has a pet tin spider named Astrophil who likes to hide in her snarled hair and give her advice. Her best friend can trap lightning inside a glass sphere. Petra also has a father in faraway Prague who is able to move metal with his mind. He has been commissioned by ..."

Marie Rutkoski Marie Rutkoski

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Frances Foster Books

Dreamhunter

Book One of the Dreamhunter Duet

Laura comes from a world similar to our own except for one difference: it is next to the Place, an unfathomable land that fosters dreams of every kind and is...

"...Laura comes from a world similar to our own except for one difference: it is next to the Place, an unfathomable land that fosters dreams of every kind and is.... Laura comes from a world similar to our own except for one difference: it is next to the Place, an unfathomable land that fosters dreams of every kind and is inaccessible to all but a select few, the Dreamhunters. These are individuals with special gifts: the ability to catch larger-than-life dreams and relay them to audiences in the m..."

Elizabeth Knox Elizabeth Knox

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Starscape

Hidden Talents

American Library Association “Best Books for Young Adults” American Library Association “Quick Picks for Young Adults” Martin Anderson and his friends...

David Lubar David Lubar

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Tor Teen

Alosha

Thirteen-year-old Ali Warner discovers that she has been chosen to stop the elementals—mysterious beings from a neighboring dimension—from invading the Earth...

Christopher Pike

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Henry Holt / Christy Ottaviano Books

The Witch's Guide to Cooking with Children

When Sol and Connie Blink move to Grand Creek, one of the first people to welcome them is an odd older woman, Fay Holaderry, and her friendly dog, Swift, who...

By Keith McGowan and Yoko Tanaka

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Roaring Brook Press

The Other Felix

Felix has nightmares. Every night when he falls asleep he goes to the land of monsters, and when he wakes up he's back in his bed with mud on his feet and torn...

Keir Graff

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St. Martin's Griffin

The Chosen One

Thirteen-year-old Kyra has grown up in an isolated community without questioning the fact that her father has three wives and she has twenty brothers and...

"...Thirteen-year-old Kyra has grown up in an isolated community without questioning the fact that her father has three wives and she has twenty brothers and.... Thirteen-year-old Kyra has grown up in an isolated community without questioning the fact that her father has three wives and she has twenty brothers and sisters, with two more on the way. That is, without questioning them much---if you don’t count her secret visits to the Mobile Library on Wheels to read forbidden books, or her meetings w..."

Carol Lynch Williams Carol Lynch Williams

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Sunburst Paperbacks

Outcast

When a Roman ship is wrecked off the coast of Britain, an infant, Beric, is the only survivor. He is rescued by a British tribe who raise him as their own...

By Rosemary Sutcliff and Richard Kennedy

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Sunburst Paperbacks

Warrior Scarlet

In Bronze Age Britain, young Drem must overcome his disability-a withered arm-if he is to prove his manhood and become a warrior.

"...In Bronze Age Britain, young Drem must overcome his disability-a withered arm-if he is to prove his manhood and become a warrior.. In Bronze Age Britain, young Drem must overcome his disability-a withered arm-if he is to prove his manhood and become a warrior.. "[A] stark and beautifully written story." --Saturday Review. ..."

Rosemary Sutcliff Rosemary Sutcliff

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Henry Holt and Co.

Hachiko Waits

"Profoundly sad and hopeful at the same time . . . Hachiko Waits shows us the very best in life; loyalty, devotion, our ability to love-all taught by a...

By Lesléa Newman and Machiyo Kodaira

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