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Wings of War
Wings of War
Written by John Wilson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385678308
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Wings of War

Written by John Wilson


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: June 24, 2014
Price: $9.99

A boy-friendly book set during World War One, published for the centennary of the war and accompanied by a digital component to boost interest from the school and library market.
     It's the early 1900s and Edward Setten is growing up in the prairies fascinated by his uncle, who is one of... Read more >
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Wings of War
Wings of War
Written by John Wilson
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ISBN: 9780385678315
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Wings of War

Written by John Wilson


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: June 24, 2014
Price: $9.99

A boy-friendly book set during World War One, published for the centennary of the war and accompanied by a digital component to boost interest from the school and library market.
     It's the early 1900s and Edward Setten is growing up in the prairies fascinated by his uncle, who is one of... Read more >
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Personal Effects
Personal Effects
Written by E.M. Kokie
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763669362
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Personal Effects

Written by E.M. Kokie


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $7.99

After his older brother dies in Iraq, Matt makes a discovery that rocks his beliefs about strength, bravery, and honor in this page-turning debut.

Ever since his brother, T.J., was killed in Iraq, Matt feels like he’s been sleepwalking through life — failing classes, getting into fights, and avoiding his dad’s lectures... Read more >
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Caminar
Caminar
Written by Skila Brown
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763665166
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Caminar

Written by Skila Brown


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $15.99

Set in 1981 Guatemala, a lyrical debut novel tells the powerful tale of a boy who must decide what it means to be a man during a time of war.

Carlos knows that when the soldiers arrive with warnings about the Communist rebels, it is time to be a man and... Read more >
The Children of the King
The Children of the King
Written by Sonya Hartnett
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763667351
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The Children of the King

Written by Sonya Hartnett


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $16.99

Internationally acclaimed author Sonya Hartnett tells a hauntingly beautiful story set during World War II.

Cecily and Jeremy have been sent to live with their uncle Peregrine in the English countryside, safe from the war, along with a young refugee named May. But when Cecily and May find two mysterious boys... Read more >
The Silver Donkey
The Silver Donkey
Written by Sonya Hartnett, Illustrated by Don Powers
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763672119
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The Silver Donkey

Written by Sonya Hartnett
Illustrated by Don Powers


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $16.99

From extraordinary novelist Sonya Hartnett comes a gently told fable of a lost soldier, heroic children, and a steadfast donkey.



One morning in the woods of World War I France, two young sisters stumble upon an astonishing find — a soldier, temporarily blinded by war, who has walked away from battle longing... Read more >
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The Silver Donkey
The Silver Donkey
Written by Sonya Hartnett, Illustrated by Don Powers
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763673147
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The Silver Donkey

Written by Sonya Hartnett
Illustrated by Don Powers


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $8.99

From extraordinary novelist Sonya Hartnett comes a gently told fable of a lost soldier, heroic children, and a steadfast donkey.



One morning in the woods of World War I France, two young sisters stumble upon an astonishing find — a soldier, temporarily blinded by war, who has walked away from battle longing... Read more >
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Fallout
Fallout
Written by Todd Strasser
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763655341
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Fallout

Written by Todd Strasser


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $16.99

What if the bomb had actually been dropped? What if your family was the only one with a shelter?

In the summer of 1962, the possibility of nuclear war is all anyone talks about. But Scott’s dad is the only one in the neighborhood who actually prepares for the worst. As the... Read more >
The Trojan Horse: How the Greeks Won the War
The Trojan Horse: How the Greeks Won the War
Written by Emily Little
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307771483
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The Trojan Horse: How the Greeks Won the War

Written by Emily Little


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 28, 2013
Price: $3.99

Illus. in full color. "An ancient history lesson emerges from this account of the way the Greeks tricked the Trojans and rescued Helen of Troy. The book is well tailored to younger readers with careful explanations and short sentences; a pronunciation guide is appended. Drawings portray the story's main events. A... Read more >
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Hero on a Bicycle
Hero on a Bicycle
Written by Shirley Hughes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763660376
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Hero on a Bicycle

Written by Shirley Hughes


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $15.99

In her first novel, beloved author Shirley Hughes presents a World War II adventure proving that in extraordinary circumstances, people are capable of extraordinary things.

Italy, 1944: Florence is occupied by Nazi forces. The Italian resistance movement has not given up hope, though — and neither have thirteen-year- old Paolo and his... Read more >
Life: An Exploded Diagram
Life: An Exploded Diagram
Written by Mal Peet
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763663421
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Life: An Exploded Diagram

Written by Mal Peet


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $8.99

Carnegie Medalist Mal Peet ignites an epic tale of young love against the dramatic backdrop of the Cold War and the Cuban Missile Crisis.

Can love survive a lifetime? When working-class Clem Ackroyd falls for Frankie Mortimer, the gorgeous daughter of a wealthy local landowner, he has no hope that it can... Read more >
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Neversink
Neversink
Written by Barry Wolverton, Read by Emrhys Cooper
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780449014790
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Neversink

Written by Barry Wolverton
Read by Emrhys Cooper


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $40.00

Along the Arctic Circle lies a small island called Neversink, whose jagged cliffs and ice-gouged rocks are home to a colony of odd-looking seabirds called auks, including one Lockley J. Puffin. With their oceanfront views and plentiful supply of fish, the auks have few concerns—few, save for Lockley’s two best friends... Read more >
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Neversink
Neversink
Written by Barry Wolverton, Read by Emrhys Cooper
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780449014806
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Neversink

Written by Barry Wolverton
Read by Emrhys Cooper


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $20.00

Along the Arctic Circle lies a small island called Neversink, whose jagged cliffs and ice-gouged rocks are home to a colony of odd-looking seabirds called auks, including one Lockley J. Puffin. With their oceanfront views and plentiful supply of fish, the auks have few concerns—few, save for Lockley’s two best friends... Read more >
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Personal Effects
Personal Effects
Written by E.M. Kokie
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763655273
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Personal Effects

Written by E.M. Kokie


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $16.99

After his older brother dies in Iraq, Matt makes a discovery that rocks his beliefs about strength, bravery, and honor in this page-turning debut.

Ever since his brother, T.J., was killed in Iraq, Matt feels like he’s been sleepwalking through life — failing classes, getting into fights, and avoiding his dad’s lectures... Read more >
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After Eli
After Eli
Written by Rebecca Rupp
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763658106
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After Eli

Written by Rebecca Rupp


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2012
Price: $15.99

When Daniel’s brother Eli is killed at war, Daniel considers the history of unusual fatalities to determine what makes a death — or a life — matter.

Some people die heroically, others accidentally. When Daniel Anderson’s older brother dies, he wonders which category Eli’s death falls into. In an attempt to understand... Read more >
Life: An Exploded Diagram
Life: An Exploded Diagram
Written by Mal Peet
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763652272
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Life: An Exploded Diagram

Written by Mal Peet


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $17.99

Carnegie Medalist Mal Peet ignites an epic tale of young love against the dramatic backdrop of the Cold War and the Cuban Missile Crisis.

Can love survive a lifetime? When working-class Clem Ackroyd falls for Frankie Mortimer, the gorgeous daughter of a wealthy local landowner, he has no hope that it can... Read more >
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400 BC: The Story of the Ten Thousand
400 BC: The Story of the Ten Thousand
Written by Lewis Helfand, Illustrated by Lalit Kumar Singh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789380028613
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400 BC: The Story of the Ten Thousand
A Graphic Novel
Written by Lewis Helfand
Illustrated by Lalit Kumar Singh


Format: Trade Paperback, 72 pages
On Sale: September 27, 2011
Price: $9.99

Fortune favors the bold...

They were an unstoppable force, hired to take the crown from the King of Persia. They were a fearless army of Greek soldiers, and one hundred thousand men fighting as one. They were led by the finest and most courageous generals in all of Greece. They were being... Read more >
Soldier's Heart
Soldier's Heart
Written by Gary Paulsen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307804242
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Soldier's Heart
Being the Story of the Enlistment and Due Service of the Boy Charley Goddard in the First Minnesota Volunteers
Written by Gary Paulsen


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: August 31, 2011
Price: $5.99

Gary Paulsen introduces readers to Charley Goddard in his latest novel, Soldier's Heart.  Charley goes to war a boy, and returns a changed man, crippled by what he has seen.  In this captivating tale Paulsen vividly shows readers the turmoil of war through one boy's eyes and one boy's heart, and gives a... Read more >
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The Ransom of Mercy Carter
The Ransom of Mercy Carter
Written by Caroline B. Cooney
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375899232
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The Ransom of Mercy Carter

Written by Caroline B. Cooney


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $8.99

Deerfield, Massachusetts is one of the most remote, and therefore dangerous, settlements in the English colonies. In 1704 an Indian tribe attacks the town, and Mercy Carter becomes separated from the rest of her family, some of whom do not survive. Mercy and hundreds of other settlers are herded together and... Read more >
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The Ransom of Mercy Carter
The Ransom of Mercy Carter
Written by Caroline B. Cooney
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ISBN: 9780385740463
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The Ransom of Mercy Carter

Written by Caroline B. Cooney


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $8.99

Deerfield, Massachusetts is one of the most remote, and therefore dangerous, settlements in the English colonies. In 1704 an Indian tribe attacks the town, and Mercy Carter becomes separated from the rest of her family, some of whom do not survive. Mercy and hundreds of other settlers are herded together and... Read more >
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Bloodline Rising
Bloodline Rising
Written by Katy Moran
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763645083
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Bloodline Rising

Written by Katy Moran


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $16.99

A story of loyalties tested, secrets exposed, and one boy’s search for identity amid the tangled political intrigue and deception of the Dark Ages.

A young thief known as "the Ghost" roams seventh-century Constantinople, tangling in political feuds and petty theft, using his eerie gifts of persuasion and stealth. With his father... Read more >
Stones for My Father
Stones for My Father
Written by Trilby Kent
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770492523
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Stones for My Father

Written by Trilby Kent


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $19.95

Corlie Roux’s farm life in South Africa is not easy: the Transvaal is beautiful, but it is also a harsh place where the heat can be so intense that the very raindrops sizzle. When her beloved father dies, she is left with a mother who is as devoted to her sons...

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Stones for My Father
Stones for My Father
Written by Trilby Kent
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ISBN: 9781770492608
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Stones for My Father

Written by Trilby Kent


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $10.99

Corlie Roux’s farm life in South Africa is not easy: the Transvaal is beautiful, but it is also a harsh place where the heat can be so intense that the very raindrops sizzle. When her beloved father dies, she is left with a mother who is as devoted to her sons...

Read more >
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Day of the Assassins
Day of the Assassins
Written by Johnny O'Brien, Illustrated by Nick Hardcastle
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763649951
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Day of the Assassins
A Jack Christie Adventure
Written by Johnny O'Brien
Illustrated by Nick Hardcastle


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: August 10, 2010
Price: $6.99

"Within the first suspenseful pages, readers will find an engaging historical/science fiction tale that has intrigue, danger, and a little romance. . . . From an explosive escape out of captivity to a muchanticipated scene that decides the fate of World War I, the end of the book has plenty of... Read more >
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The General
The General
Written by Jane Charters, Illustrated by Michael Foreman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763648756
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The General

Written by Jane Charters
Illustrated by Michael Foreman


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: February 9, 2010
Price: $16.99

Can a general who was once ruthless learn to spread peace and love? A stunning new edition of Michael Foreman’s debut picture book.

There once was a general who fell off his horse, only to discover the beauty of flowers and nature. From that day on, he vowed to change the world... Read more >
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