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Zora and Me
Zora and Me
Written by Victoria Bond and T.R. Simon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763658144
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Zora and Me

Written by Victoria Bond and T.R. Simon


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: December 27, 2011
Price: $6.99

Winner of the 2011 John Steptoe New Talent (Author) Award!

Racial duplicity threatens an idyllic African American community in the turn-of-the-century South in a dazzling debut inspired by the early life of Zora Neale Hurston.

Whether she’s telling the truth or stretching it, Zora Neale Hurston is a riveting storyteller. Her latest creation... Read more >
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Crouching Tiger
Crouching Tiger
Written by Ying Chang Compestine, Illustrated by Yan Nascimbene
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763646424
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Crouching Tiger

Written by Ying Chang Compestine
Illustrated by Yan Nascimbene


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: December 13, 2011
Price: $16.99

A Chinese-American boy gains a new understanding of his Chinese grandfather in this celebratory story of family, martial arts, and the Chinese New Year.

Vinson is very excited when his grandfather comes from China for a visit. When Grandpa practices tai chi in the garden, Vinson asks to learn, hoping it will... Read more >
The Red Umbrella
The Red Umbrella
Written by Christina Gonzalez
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375854897
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The Red Umbrella

Written by Christina Gonzalez


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: December 13, 2011
Price: $6.99

The Red Umbrella is the moving tale of a 14-year-old girl's journey from Cuba to America as part of Operation Pedro Pan—an organized exodus of more than 14,000 unaccompanied children, whose parents sent them away to escape Fidel Castro's revolution.

 

In 1961, two years after the Communist revolution, Lucía Álvarez still leads...

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A to Z Mysteries Super Edition #5: The New Year Dragon Dilemma
A to Z Mysteries Super Edition #5: The New Year Dragon Dilemma
Written by Ron Roy, Illustrated by John Steven Gurney
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375868801
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A to Z Mysteries Super Edition #5: The New Year Dragon Dilemma

Written by Ron Roy
Illustrated by John Steven Gurney


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $5.99

Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose are in San Francisco, home of the biggest Chinatown outside of Asia! Their tour guide, Holden, is going to take them to the famous Chinese New Year parade. Best of all, Holden's girlfriend, Lily, is Miss Chinatown. She gets to ride a giant float and wear... Read more >
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A to Z Mysteries Super Edition #5: The New Year Dragon Dilemma
A to Z Mysteries Super Edition #5: The New Year Dragon Dilemma
Written by Ron Roy, Illustrated by John Steven Gurney
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ISBN: 9780375899638
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A to Z Mysteries Super Edition #5: The New Year Dragon Dilemma

Written by Ron Roy
Illustrated by John Steven Gurney


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $5.99

Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose are in San Francisco, home of the biggest Chinatown outside of Asia! Their tour guide, Holden, is going to take them to the famous Chinese New Year parade. Best of all, Holden's girlfriend, Lily, is Miss Chinatown. She gets to ride a giant float and wear... Read more >
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A to Z Mysteries Super Edition #5: The New Year Dragon Dilemma
A to Z Mysteries Super Edition #5: The New Year Dragon Dilemma
Written by Ron Roy, Illustrated by John Steven Gurney
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375968808
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A to Z Mysteries Super Edition #5: The New Year Dragon Dilemma

Written by Ron Roy
Illustrated by John Steven Gurney


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 144 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $12.99

Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose are in San Francisco, home of the biggest Chinatown outside of Asia! Their tour guide, Holden, is going to take them to the famous Chinese New Year parade. Best of all, Holden's girlfriend, Lily, is Miss Chinatown. She gets to ride a giant float and wear... Read more >
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I Will Save You
I Will Save You
Written by Matt De La Peņa
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385738286
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I Will Save You

Written by Matt De La Peņa


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $8.99

Kidd is running from his past and his future. No mom, no dad, and there’s nothing for him at the group home but therapy. He doesn’t belong at the beach where he works either, unless he finds a reason to stay.
   Olivia is blond hair, blue eyes, rich dad. The prettiest...

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Julian's Glorious Summer
Julian's Glorious Summer
Written by Ann Cameron
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307800183
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Julian's Glorious Summer

Written by Ann Cameron


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2011
Price: $4.99

Bicycles–shiny, whizzing, wobbly bicycles–scare Julian more than lions or tigers. But how can he tell that to his best friend, Gloria? She can already ride with no hands. So instead of telling the truth, Julian makes up a little fib. And he almost gets away with it–until his fib backfires and... Read more >
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More Stories Julian Tells
More Stories Julian Tells
Written by Ann Cameron, Illustrated by Ann Strugnell
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307801845
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More Stories Julian Tells

Written by Ann Cameron
Illustrated by Ann Strugnell


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2011
Price: $4.99

"Reflecting incidents true to children (making a bet with a friend, sending a message in a bottle, attempting to be brave), these stories are the sort that will make children ask for more."--School Library Journal,starred review  


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The Stories Julian Tells
The Stories Julian Tells
Written by Ann Cameron, Illustrated by Ann Strugnell
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307801197
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The Stories Julian Tells

Written by Ann Cameron
Illustrated by Ann Strugnell


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2011
Price: $4.99

Julian is a quick fibber and a wishful thinker. And he is great at telling stories. He can make people—especially his younger brother, Huey—believe just about anything. Like the story about the cats that come in the mail. Or the fig leaves that make you grow tall if you eat them...

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Alvin Ho: Allergic to Birthday Parties, Science Projects, and Other Man-made Cat
Alvin Ho: Allergic to Birthday Parties, Science Projects, and Other Man-made Cat
Written by Lenore Look, Read by Everette Plen
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307941572
Our Price: $8.00

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Alvin Ho: Allergic to Birthday Parties, Science Projects, and Other Man-made Cat

Written by Lenore Look
Read by Everette Plen


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $8.00

Here's the third book in the beloved and hilarious Alvin Ho chapter book series, which has been compared to Diary of a Wimpy Kid and is perfect for both beginning and reluctant readers.

Alvin Ho, an Asian American second grader, is afraid of everything. For example, what could possibly be so... Read more >
Alvin Ho: Allergic to Dead Bodies, Funerals, and Other Fatal Circumstances
Alvin Ho: Allergic to Dead Bodies, Funerals, and Other Fatal Circumstances
Written by Lenore Look, Read by Everette Plen
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307941589
Our Price: $8.00

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Alvin Ho: Allergic to Dead Bodies, Funerals, and Other Fatal Circumstances

Written by Lenore Look
Read by Everette Plen


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $8.00

Here's the fourth book in the beloved and hilarious Alvin Ho chapter book series, which has been compared to Diary of a Wimpy Kid and is perfect for beginning and reluctant readers.

Alvin, an Asian American second grader who's afraid of everything, is facing something truly scary: the idea that someone... Read more >
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Alvin Ho Collection: Books 3 and 4
Alvin Ho Collection: Books 3 and 4
Written by Lenore Look, Read by Everette Plen
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780307941541
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Alvin Ho Collection: Books 3 and 4
Allergic to Birthday Parties, Science Projects, and Other Man-made Catastrophes and Allergic to Dead Bodies, Funerals, and Other Fatal Circumstances
Written by Lenore Look
Read by Everette Plen


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $22.00

Everyone's favorite neurotic second grader is back, with a collection of the funniest and most touching Alvin Ho books to date. 
 
Allergic to Birthday Parties, Science Projects, and Other Man-made Catastrophes
In the third hilarious book about Alvin Ho, a boy who’s afraid of everything, includes his fear of a birthday party.  What... Read more >
The Alvin Ho Super Collection: Books 1-4
The Alvin Ho Super Collection: Books 1-4
Written by Lenore Look, Read by Everette Plen
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307941596
Our Price: $20.00

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The Alvin Ho Super Collection: Books 1-4

Written by Lenore Look
Read by Everette Plen


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $20.00

Everyone's favorite neurotic second grader is back, with a complete collection of the funniest and most touching Alvin Ho books to date.
 
Lenore Look’s touching, drop-dead-funny book about an Asian American second grader—with pictures by New York Times bestselling illustrator LeUyen Pham—has tons of boy appeal and is great for reluctant... Read more >
Alvin Ho: Allergic to Birthday Parties, Science Projects, and Other Man-made Catastrophes
Alvin Ho: Allergic to Birthday Parties, Science Projects, and Other Man-made Catastrophes
Written by Lenore Look, Illustrated by LeUyen Pham
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375873690
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Alvin Ho: Allergic to Birthday Parties, Science Projects, and Other Man-made Catastrophes

Written by Lenore Look
Illustrated by LeUyen Pham


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $6.99

Here's the third book in the beloved and hilarious Alvin Ho chapter book series, which has been compared to Diary of a Wimpy Kid and is perfect for both beginning and reluctant readers.

Alvin Ho, an Asian American second grader, is afraid of everything. For example, what could possibly be so... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Alvin Ho: Allergic to Dead Bodies, Funerals, and Other Fatal Circumstances
Alvin Ho: Allergic to Dead Bodies, Funerals, and Other Fatal Circumstances
Written by Lenore Look, Illustrated by LeUyen Pham
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375898822
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Alvin Ho: Allergic to Dead Bodies, Funerals, and Other Fatal Circumstances

Written by Lenore Look
Illustrated by LeUyen Pham


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $6.99

Here's the fourth book in the beloved and hilarious Alvin Ho chapter book series, which has been compared to Diary of a Wimpy Kid and is perfect for beginning and reluctant readers.

Alvin, an Asian American second grader who's afraid of everything, is facing something truly scary: the idea that someone... Read more >
Alvin Ho: Allergic to Dead Bodies, Funerals, and Other Fatal Circumstances
Alvin Ho: Allergic to Dead Bodies, Funerals, and Other Fatal Circumstances
Written by Lenore Look, Illustrated by LeUyen Pham
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375968310
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Alvin Ho: Allergic to Dead Bodies, Funerals, and Other Fatal Circumstances

Written by Lenore Look
Illustrated by LeUyen Pham


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 208 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $18.99

Here's the fourth book in the beloved and hilarious Alvin Ho chapter book series, which has been compared to Diary of a Wimpy Kid and is perfect for beginning and reluctant readers.

Alvin, an Asian American second grader who's afraid of everything, is facing something truly scary: the idea that someone... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a trade paperback.
Belle, The Last Mule at Gee's Bend
Belle, The Last Mule at Gee's Bend
Written by Calvin Alexander Ramsey and Bettye Stroud, Illustrated by John Holyfield
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763640583
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Belle, The Last Mule at Gee's Bend
A Civil Rights Story
Written by Calvin Alexander Ramsey and Bettye Stroud
Illustrated by John Holyfield


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $15.99

A true story inspires the moving tale of a mule that played a key role in the civil rights movement-- and a young boy who sees history anew.

Sitting on a bench waiting for his mother, Alex spies a mule chomping on greens in someone's garden, and he can't help but ask... Read more >
De como tia Lola aprendio a ensenar
De como tia Lola aprendio a ensenar
Written by Julia Alvarez
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375857935
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De como tia Lola aprendio a ensenar

Written by Julia Alvarez


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $6.99

Tia Lola is going back to school in this Spanish translation of How Tia Lola Learned to Teach!

Tia Lola has been invited to teach Spanish at her niece and nephew's elementary school, but Miguel wants nothing to do with it. He hasn't had an easy time adjusting to his new school... Read more >
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De como tia Lola aprendio a ensenar
De como tia Lola aprendio a ensenar
Written by Julia Alvarez
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375984679
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De como tia Lola aprendio a ensenar

Written by Julia Alvarez


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $6.99

Tia Lola is going back to school in this Spanish translation of How Tia Lola Learned to Teach!

Tia Lola has been invited to teach Spanish at her niece and nephew's elementary school, but Miguel wants nothing to do with it. He hasn't had an easy time adjusting to his new school... Read more >
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How Tia Lola Learned to Teach
How Tia Lola Learned to Teach
Written by Julia Alvarez
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ISBN: 9780375857928
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How Tia Lola Learned to Teach

Written by Julia Alvarez


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $6.99

Tía Lola has been invited to teach Spanish at her niece and nephew’s elementary school. But Miguel wants nothing to do with the arrangement. He hasn’t had an easy time adjusting to his new school in Vermont and doesn’t like living so far away from Papi, who has a new girlfriend... Read more >
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Night of the Full Moon
Night of the Full Moon
Written by Gloria Whelan, Illustrated by Leslie Bowman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307789068
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Night of the Full Moon

Written by Gloria Whelan
Illustrated by Leslie Bowman


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: August 31, 2011
Price: $3.99

Based on true accounts of the Potawatomi Indians' forced migration from Michigan territory in 1840, this sequel to Next Spring an Oriole portrays the friendship between two families--one white, one Native American. "An exciting adventure sure to provoke strong feelings, this is for new or reluctant readers, and would make a... Read more >
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Nightjohn
Nightjohn
Written by Gary Paulsen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307804228
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Nightjohn

Written by Gary Paulsen


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: August 31, 2011
Price: $6.99

"To know things, for us to know things, is bad for them. We get to wanting and when we get to wanting it's bad for them. They thinks we want what they got . . . . That's why they don't want us reading." -- Nightjohn

"I didn't know what letters was... Read more >
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Sarny
Sarny
Written by Gary Paulsen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307804235
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Sarny

Written by Gary Paulsen


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: August 31, 2011
Price: $5.99

Many readers of Nightjohn have wanted to know what happened to Sarny, the young slave whom Nightjohn taught to read. Here is Sarny's story, from the moment she leaves the plantation in the last days of the Civil War, suddenly a free woman in search of her sold-away children. Her search... Read more >
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White Water
White Water
Written by Michael S. Bandy, Eric Stein and Shadra Strickland
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763636784
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White Water

Written by Michael S. Bandy, Eric Stein and Shadra Strickland


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $16.99

For a young boy growing up in the segregated south, a town drinking fountain becomes the source of an epiphany.

It's a scorching hot day, and going into town with Grandma is one of Michael's favorite things. When the bus pulls up, they climb in and pay their fare, get out, walk... Read more >
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