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Monkey Wars

(Available January 6, 2015)
Monkey Wars
Written by Richard Kurti
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385744416
Our Price: $17.99
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Monkey Wars

Written by Richard Kurti


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $17.99

“Striking” is how Anthony Horowitz, author of the Alex Rider series, describes Monkey Wars.

A dark fable in the vein of Animal Farm, Watership Down, and The Wave, this action-packed page-turner is told entirely from the monkeys' points of view and shines a light on the politics of power, the rise of tyrants, and the personal...

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Monkey Wars

Written by Richard Kurti


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $10.99

“Striking” is how Anthony Horowitz, author of the Alex Rider series, describes Monkey Wars.

A dark fable in the vein of Animal Farm, Watership Down, and The Wave, this action-packed page-turner is told entirely from the monkeys' points of view and shines a light on the politics of power, the rise of tyrants, and the personal...

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Monkey Wars

(Available January 6, 2015)
Monkey Wars
Written by Richard Kurti
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375991653
Our Price: $20.99
 Quantity: 1 
Monkey Wars

Written by Richard Kurti


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 416 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $20.99

“Striking” is how Anthony Horowitz, author of the Alex Rider series, describes Monkey Wars.

A dark fable in the vein of Animal Farm, Watership Down, and The Wave, this action-packed page-turner is told entirely from the monkeys' points of view and shines a light on the politics of power, the rise of tyrants, and the personal...

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Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Dog Diaries #6: Sweetie

(Available January 6, 2015)
Dog Diaries #6: Sweetie
Written by Kate Klimo, Illustrated by Tim Jessell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385392402
Our Price: $6.99
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Dog Diaries #6: Sweetie

Written by Kate Klimo
Illustrated by Tim Jessell


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $6.99

George Washington’s transformation from farmer to Father of Our Country—as told by his dog Sweetlips!
 
Sweetie was the finest foxhound in George Washington’s kennel. But Sweetie’s idyllic days at Mount Vernon were cut short when her master was chosen to represent Virginia at the first Continental Congress in Philadelphia—which he... Read more >
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Dog Diaries #6: Sweetie

Written by Kate Klimo
Illustrated by Tim Jessell


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $6.99

George Washington’s transformation from farmer to Father of Our Country—as told by his dog Sweetlips!
 
Sweetie was the finest foxhound in George Washington’s kennel. But Sweetie’s idyllic days at Mount Vernon were cut short when her master was chosen to represent Virginia at the first Continental Congress in Philadelphia—which he... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
Dog Diaries #6: Sweetie

(Available January 6, 2015)
Dog Diaries #6: Sweetie
Written by Kate Klimo, Illustrated by Tim Jessell
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780385392419
Our Price: $12.99
 Quantity: 1 
Dog Diaries #6: Sweetie

Written by Kate Klimo
Illustrated by Tim Jessell


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 160 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $12.99

George Washington’s transformation from farmer to Father of Our Country—as told by his dog Sweetlips!
 
Sweetie was the finest foxhound in George Washington’s kennel. But Sweetie’s idyllic days at Mount Vernon were cut short when her master was chosen to represent Virginia at the first Continental Congress in Philadelphia—which he... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Bel Ria
Dog of War
Written by Sheila Burnford


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $17.95

Sheila Burnford, the author of The Incredible Journey, offers the spellbinding tale of a small dog caught up in the Second World War, and of the extraordinary life-transforming attachments he forms with the people he encounters in the course of a perilous passage from occupied France to besieged England.

Nameless, Burnford’s hero... Read more >
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Once a Shepherd
Once a Shepherd
Written by Glenda Millard, Illustrated by Phil Lesnie
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763674588
Our Price: $16.99
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Once a Shepherd

Written by Glenda Millard
Illustrated by Phil Lesnie


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $16.99

In poignant verse, the story of one young shepherd makes the experience of soldiers in World War I accessible to children.

Once there sang a carefree shepherd
In a field of emerald green . . .
Once his world was all at peace.

Here is the tale of Tom Shepherd, tending his lambs and shearing... Read more >
Vango
Vango
Written by Timothee de Fombelle
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763671969
Our Price: $17.99
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Vango
Between Sky and Earth
Written by Timothee de Fombelle


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $17.99

A breathless adventure from international award winner Timothée de Fombelle charts a desperate search for identity across the vast expanses of Europe.

In a world between wars, a young man on the cusp of taking priestly vows is suddenly made a fugitive. Fleeing the accusations of police who blame him for a... Read more >
Wall
Wall
Written by Tom Clohosy Cole, Illustrated by Tom Clohosy Cole
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763675608
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Wall

Written by Tom Clohosy Cole
Illustrated by Tom Clohosy Cole


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $16.99

The story of one boy’s struggle to reunite his family, on the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.

A young boy and his mother and sister were separated from their father when the Berlin Wall was built between East and West Germany. This story shows the family’s struggle as... Read more >
Eyes of the Emperor
Eyes of the Emperor
Written by Graham Salisbury
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385386562
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Eyes of the Emperor

Written by Graham Salisbury


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $9.99

Eddy Okubo lies about his age and joins the army in his hometown of Honolulu only weeks before the Japanese bomb Pearl Harbor. Suddenly Americans see him as the enemy—even the U.S. Army doubts the loyalty of Japanese American soldiers.

Then the army sends Eddy and a small band of Japanese American... Read more >
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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
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385678315
Our Price: $9.99
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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 >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Personal Effects
Personal Effects
Written by E.M. Kokie
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763669362
Our Price: $7.99
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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 >
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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
Our Price: $3.99
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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
Our Price: $20.00

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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 >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD.
Personal Effects
Personal Effects
Written by E.M. Kokie
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763655273
Our Price: $16.99
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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 >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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