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In the latest edition of Skylark adventure game novels, the reader is crossing the Pacific on an ocean liner when a gigantic wave sweeps him or her overboard. Washing up on a tropical island, the read…
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Frustrated fifth grader Jesse fashions a voodoo doll of his boring, overbearing teacher as a joke, but when the doll comes alive to seek revenge, he finds there are worse things than too much homework…
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The Great Gilly Hopkins
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Jeff Greene was only seven when Melody, his mother, left him with his reserved, undemonstrative father, the Professor. So when she reenters his life years later with an invitation to spend the summer …
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Sarah, Plain and Tall (Sarah, Plain and Tall, #1)
This beloved Newbery Medal–winning book is the first of five books in Patricia MacLachlan's chapter book series about the Witting family.

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Ramona Quimby can't wait to start fourth grade. With a new baby sister to brag about, new calluses to show off, and a new best friend to get to know, everything's going to be great!

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The Grass Is Always Greener over the Septic Tank
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There’s no escape from the past …As red-hot flames light up the dark night, a family is ripped apart. A father and his son watched helplessly as their home burns, killing their loved ones trapped insi…
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When push comes to shove, two Kentucky girls find strength in each other.

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Do Black Patent Leather Shoes Really Reflect Up?
“Hilarious, touching, beautiful . . .” —Detroit News

“A totally enjoyable novel with at least one laugh on every page.” —Fresno Bee
“. . . you’ll never forget it.” —Publishers Weekly



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Twin Spell
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Strangely attracted to an antique doll, twelve-year-old twins buy the toy and soon find themselves haunted by powerful and tragic memories of ancestral twins who had also been owners of the doll.

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Girl Walking Backwards
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Sometimes Val and Chloe wondered if their friendship was too close.

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This beautiful and deeply moving tale recounts educational psychologist Torey Hayden's battle to unlock the emotions of a troubled and sexually abused child who, with the help of Hayden, was finally a…
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Captured by the Indians: 15 Firsthand Accounts, 1750-1870
Astounding eyewitness accounts of Indian captivity by people who lived to tell the tale. Fifteen true adventures recount suffering and torture, bloody massacres, relentless pursuits, miraculous escape…
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The hilarious #1 New York Times bestseller: Erma Bombeck’s take on marriage and family life is “fun from cover to cover” (Hartford Courant).

Ever since she was a child, Erma Bombeck has been an expert …
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Roll of Thunder, Hear my Cry: By Mildred D. Taylor

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Beezus and Ramona (Ramona, #1)
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Nine-year-old Beezus Quimby has her hands full with her little sister, Ramona. Sure, other people have little sisters that bother them sometimes, but is there anyone in the world like Ramona? Whether …
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Don't Stand Too Close to a Naked Man
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In a dual biography and humorous information guide, the star of Home Improvement discusses his prison term and successful television show while offering hints on how to deal with the opposite sex and …
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