Magic Tree House
Junie B. Jones
Sammy just can’t get away from crime. It finds her like a mosquito finds the one place you didn’t spray. First, the very large muumuu-wearing Mrs. Wedgewood, her grandmother’s...
When Abilene’s father puts her on a train headed for his boyhood home in Manifest, Kansas, she is none to happy, but her unhappiness turns to downright disappointment and abandonment...
Winner of the 2011 Newbery Award.
The movement of the train rocked me like a lullaby. I closed my eyes to the dusty countryside and imagined the sign I’d seen only in Gideon’s stories:...