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The Hope Chest
The Hope Chest
Written by Karen Schwabach
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307495945
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The Hope Chest

Written by Karen Schwabach


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2009
Price: $6.99

A perfect Common Core tie-in, The Hope Chest includes nonfiction backmatter with period photographs, historical notes about the suffrage movement, and a Voting in America timeline. It's also a New York State Curriculum title for fourth grade.

Eleven-year-old Violet has one goal in mind when she runs away from home: to find... Read more >
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Alligator Bayou
Alligator Bayou
Written by Donna Jo Napoli
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385746540
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Alligator Bayou

Written by Donna Jo Napoli


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2009
Price: $16.99

Talullah, Louisiana. 1899.

Calogero, his uncles, and cousins are six Sicilian men living in the small town of Tallulah, Louisiana. They work hard, growing vegetables and selling them at their stand and in their grocery store.

To 14-year-old Calogero, newly arrived from Sicily, Tallulah is a lush world full of contradictions, hidden rules... Read more >
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Who I Am
Who I Am
Written by Melody Carlson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307564979
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Who I Am
Diary Number 3
Written by Melody Carlson


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2009
Price: $9.99

It's challenging enough to be a normal high school senior -- but Caitlin O'Conner has a host of new difficulties to deal with in the third book of Melody Carlson's widely popular and fascinating teen series.

Time is critical to help the orphans in Mexico, missions-minded Caitlin believes, but Mom and... Read more >
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The Confessional
The Confessional
Written by J.L. Powers
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375891717
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The Confessional

Written by J.L. Powers


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2009
Price: $6.99

When longtime animosities between a Mexican and a white American student at a Texas high school finally flare into violence, one ends up in the hospital with a broken arm and a fractured ego. A few hours later, the other ends up dead. In the reverb, friends and enemies alike are... Read more >
Dear Austin: Letters from the Underground Railroad
Dear Austin: Letters from the Underground Railroad
Written by Elvira Woodruff, Illustrated by Nancy Carpenter
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ISBN: 9780307555533
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Dear Austin: Letters from the Underground Railroad
Letters from the Underground Railroad
Written by Elvira Woodruff
Illustrated by Nancy Carpenter


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: December 24, 2008
Price: $6.99

Now in paperback! In this companion novel to Dear Levi, told in letters,11-year-old Levi helps a young African American in a harrowing flight for freedom along the Underground Railroad.


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read more >
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Darkness Under the Water
Darkness Under the Water
Written by Beth Kanell
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763637194
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Darkness Under the Water

Written by Beth Kanell


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2008
Price: $16.99

This gripping, ultimately hopeful tale of an Abenaki-French Canadian girl in 1920s Vermont explores a dark episode in New England history.

Just as the waters of a river roar through her town, Molly Ballou's life is riding on a swift current, where change comes faster than a spring flood. As a half... Read more >
Down Sand Mountain
Down Sand Mountain
Written by Steve Watkins
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763638399
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Down Sand Mountain

Written by Steve Watkins


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $16.99

In a tale full of humor and poignancy, a sheltered twelve-year-old boy comes of age in a small Florida mining town amid the changing mores of the 1960s.

It's 1966 and Dewey Turner is determined to start the school year right. No more being the brunt of every joke. No more "Deweyitis."... Read more >
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Wide Awake
Wide Awake
Written by David Levithan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375834677
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Wide Awake

Written by David Levithan


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $8.99

In the not-too-impossible-to-imagine future, a gay Jewish man has been elected president of the United States. Until the governor of one state decides that some election results in his state are invalid, awarding crucial votes to the other candidate, and his fellow party member. Thus is the inspiration for couple Jimmy... Read more >
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Wide Awake
Wide Awake
Written by David Levithan
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ISBN: 9780375891465
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Wide Awake

Written by David Levithan


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $8.99

In the not-too-impossible-to-imagine future, a gay Jewish man has been elected president of the United States. Until the governor of one state decides that some election results in his state are invalid, awarding crucial votes to the other candidate, and his fellow party member. Thus is the inspiration for couple Jimmy... Read more >
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Good-bye Marianne
Good-bye Marianne
Written by Irene N.Watts, Illustrated by Kathryn E. Shoemaker
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887768309
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Good-bye Marianne
A Story of Growing Up in Nazi Germany
Written by Irene N.Watts
Illustrated by Kathryn E. Shoemaker


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2008
Price: $12.95

A heartbreaking story of loss and love.

As autumn turns toward winter in 1938 Berlin, life for Marianne Kohn, a young Jewish girl, begins to crumble. First there was the burning of the neighbourhood shops. Then her father, a mild-mannered bookseller, must leave the family and go into hiding. No longer allowed... Read more >
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Hot, Sour, Salty, Sweet
Hot, Sour, Salty, Sweet
Written by Sherri L. Smith
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ISBN: 9780375846397
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Hot, Sour, Salty, Sweet

Written by Sherri L. Smith


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 12, 2008
Price: $6.99

Ana Shen has what her social studies teacher calls a “marvelously biracial, multicultural family” but what Ana simply calls a Chinese American father and an African American mother. And on eighth-grade graduation day, that’s a recipe for disaster. Both sets of grandparents are in town to celebrate, and Ana’s best friend... Read more >
Penny from Heaven
Penny from Heaven
Written by Jennifer L. Holm
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375836893
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Penny from Heaven

Written by Jennifer L. Holm


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: December 26, 2007
Price: $7.99

Jennifer Holm's New York Times bestselling, Newbery Honor Winner is the story of a summer of adventures and secrets that will change everything, at a time in America’s history, just after World War II, when being Italian-American meant confronting prejudice because you'd been the enemy not that long ago .

It’s 1953 and 11-year-old... Read more >
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Penny from Heaven
Penny from Heaven
Written by Jennifer L. Holm
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ISBN: 9780375849268
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Penny from Heaven

Written by Jennifer L. Holm


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 26, 2007
Price: $7.99

Jennifer Holm's New York Times bestselling, Newbery Honor Winner is the story of a summer of adventures and secrets that will change everything, at a time in America’s history, just after World War II, when being Italian-American meant confronting prejudice because you'd been the enemy not that long ago .

It’s 1953 and 11-year-old... Read more >
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Project Mulberry
Project Mulberry
Written by Linda Sue Park
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780440421634
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Project Mulberry

Written by Linda Sue Park


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: January 23, 2007
Price: $6.99

Julia Song and her friend Patrick want to team up to win a blue ribbon at the state fair, but they can't agree on the perfect project. Then
Julia's mother suggests they raise silkworms as she did years ago in Korea. The optimistic twosome quickly realizes that raising silkworms is a lot... Read more >
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Kanada
Kanada
Written by Eva Wiseman
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ISBN: 9780887767296
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Kanada

Written by Eva Wiseman


Format: Trade Paperback, 264 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2006
Price: $9.95

Kanada. The name meant untold riches and promise to Jutka, a young Hungarian girl who was captivated by stories of a vast, majestic country where people were able to breathe free of hatred and prejudice. Freedom was in short supply, but hatred was everywhere in Hungary as hundreds of thousands of... Read more >
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Candy Shop
Candy Shop
Written by Jan Wahl, Illustrated by Nicole Wong
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570916687
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Candy Shop

Written by Jan Wahl
Illustrated by Nicole Wong


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2005
Price: $7.95

Daniel can't wait to get to the candy shop. But Angry words are scrawled on the sidewalk in front of the store and Miz Chu, the owner, is scared. Daniel wants to help--but how? Read more >
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Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy
Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy
Written by Gary D. Schmidt, Read by Sam Freed
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307207265
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Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy

Written by Gary D. Schmidt
Read by Sam Freed


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 12, 2005
Price: $17.00

Not only is Turner Buckminster the son of the new minister in a small Maine town, he is shunned for playing baseball differently than the local boys. Then he befriends smart and lively Lizzie Bright Griffin, a girl from Malaga Island, a poor community founded by former slaves. Lizzie shows Turner... Read more >
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