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Anne of Green Gables

by L. M. Montgomery & Susan O’Malley Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

Anne Shirley, the orphan child who brings happiness and love into the lives of her foster family, is one of the most beloved heroines in all of literature. This wildly imaginative, red-headed chatterbox tries...

From Texas with Love

by Dan Gutman & Michael Goldstrom Blackstone Publishing (January 28, 2014)

The wackiest road trip in history continues in book four ofthe New York Times bestselling Genius Files series, following twins Cokeand Pepsi as they dodge villains and visit weird-but-true landmarks from Texasall...

The Memory Wall

by Lev AC Rosen & Prentice Onayemi Blackstone Publishing (September 13, 2016)

There's a fine line between real life and video games in this engrossing novel that's part Kathryn Erskine's Mockingbird, part Patrick Ness' A Monster Calls.

Severkin is an elf who slinks through the shadows...

The Lost Flower Children

by Janet Taylor Lisle & Caitlin Davies Blackstone Publishing (November 01, 2012)

Motherless Olivia and Nellie go to live with their elderly Great-Aunt Minty, who knows little about children, but a lot about her overgrown garden. Then one day, Olivia finds an old teacup in a flowerbed--and...


by Jeff Probst, Chris Tebbetts & Charles Carroll Blackstone Publishing (November 14, 2013)

Eleven days down, and no end in sight. How long could you survive?

It's been days since Buzz, Vanessa, Carter, and Jane were stranded on a deserted island in the middle of the South Pacific. Four kids left to...

90 Miles to Havana

by Enrique Flores-Galbis Blackstone Publishing (August 01, 2013)

Winner of a Pura Belpré Award, this middle grade Cuban American coming-of-age novel is inspired by the author's own experience.

When Julian's parents make the heartbreaking decision to send him and his two...

Gold Medal Summer

by Donna Freitas & Jaselyn Blanchard Blackstone Publishing (July 01, 2012)

Joey Jordan loves gymnastics: the thrill of performing a backflip on the beam, the cheers of the audience when she sticks a landing. But even with all her talent and style, she's never quite made it to that...

Summer on Wheels

by Gary Soto & Anthony Perez Blackstone Publishing (June 01, 2012)

Hectorand his amigo Mando are looking for adventure as they hit the road on aleisurely bike trip from their East LA neighborhood to the beach in SantaMonica during summer vacation.

They havejust set out when...

Little Men

by Louisa May Alcott & C. M. Hébert Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

Little Men, written by legendary author Louisa May Alcott, is widely considered to be one of the greatest books of all time. This great classic will surely attract a whole new generation of readers.

The lovable...

Tales of Beatrix Potter

by Beatrix Potter & Wanda McCaddon Blackstone Publishing (June 14, 2010)

Beatrix Potter's charming stories have enchanted children for over a hundred years. She brilliantly evokes the beauty of nature and country life, and each story brings to life characters listeners will remember...

Elsie's Motherhood

by Martha Finley & Marguerite Gavin Blackstone Publishing (August 07, 2008)

In a frightening incident, Elsie’s husband, Edward Travilla, narrowly survives an accidental shooting when friends tease son Edward, Jr., into firing a loaded pistol. The shot grazes Edward’s head, and he...

The Christmas Doll

by Elvira Woodruff & Bernadette Dunne Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

Lucy Wolcott and her younger sister Glory are two young orphans who have no one in the world but each other. Every day, they labor from dawn to dusk in the bleak, cold shelter of a public workhouse in old London...

Time Pieces

by Virginia Hamilton, Lisa Reneé Pitts, Patrick Fraley & Hillary Huber et al. Blackstone Publishing (June 27, 2005)

Time Pieces is a quietly beautiful coming-of-age story from a master storyteller.

Eleven-year-old Valena, her family, and dog live in rural Ohio, where she and her cousin Melinda share experiences that include...

Crazy Weekend

by Gary Soto & Anthony Perez Blackstone Publishing (September 01, 2012)

When Hector's mother suggests that he and his amigo, Mando, get out of East LA for the weekend and see some of the world, he's thinking Paris. So he's a little disappointed when they end up in Fresno, sleeping...

The Birchbark House

by Louise Erdrich & Nicolle Littrell Blackstone Publishing (December 01, 2011)

Omakayas and her family live on the land her people call the Island of the Golden-Breasted Woodpecker. Although the "chimookoman," white people, encroach more and more on their land, life continues much as it...

The Exceptionals

by Erin Cashman & Madeleine Lambert Blackstone Publishing (March 01, 2012)

In a famous family of exceptionally talented people, fifteen-year-old Claire Walker is ordinary--or so she leads everyone to believe. Yet the minute she steps out of line, her parents transfer her to Cambial...

Mary Poppins Comes Back

by P. L. Travers & Sophie Thompson Blackstone Publishing (October 01, 2013)

Another timeless story about Mary Poppins, the world'sfavorite nanny, and her magical adventures with the Banks family

From the moment Mary Poppins arrives at Number SeventeenCherry-Tree Lane, everyday life at...

The Outside of a Horse

by Ginny Rorby & Emily Bauer Blackstone Publishing (March 07, 2011)

“There’s nothing so good for the inside of a man as the outside of a horse.”—old English proverb

The stories Hannah Gale’s father told her of breaking wild horses in Nevada one glorious summer when...

The A-Word

by Joy Preble & Madeleine Lambert Blackstone Publishing (March 03, 2015)

It's been almost a year since Jenna Samuels' stonerbrother, Casey, bit the dust and returned as her guardian angel; a year sinceCasey and his "angel boss," Amber Velasco, saved Jenna's life and helped herfoil...


by Tim Green Blackstone Publishing (September 18, 2012)

On the field or off, it takes all you've got to be a winner. If anyone understands the phrase "tough luck," it's Harrison. As a foster kid in a cruel home, he knows his dream of one day playing for the NFL is...

Across Five Aprils

by Irene Hunt & Terry Bregy Blackstone Publishing (December 01, 2011)

Author Irene Hunt, who won the Newbery Medal for her novel Up a Road Slowly, went to live at her grandfather's farm in Illinois after her father's death in 1914. Her grandfather's stories of his boyhood during...

The Art of Keeping Cool

by Janet Taylor Lisle & Charles Carroll Blackstone Publishing (October 01, 2012)

It's World War II, and fear permeates the Rhode Islandcoastal town where Robert, his mother, and sister are living out the war withhis paternal grandparents. It is fear of Nazi submarines offshore; fear ofAbel...

Mary Poppins

by P. L. Travers & Sophie Thompson Blackstone Publishing (October 01, 2013)

The timeless story of Mary Poppins, the world's favorite nanny, and her magical adventures with the Banks family

Mary Poppins is like no other nanny the Banks children have ever seen. It all starts when their...

Stepping on the Cracks

by Mary Downing Hahn & Rachel Dulude Blackstone Publishing (July 01, 2013)

Margaret and her best friend Elizabeth both have brothers fighting the war against Hitler and, like everyone else they know, they are filled with feelings of patriotism. But the girls are also involved in their...

Save the Enemy

by Arin Greenwood & Andi Arndt Blackstone Publishing (November 12, 2013)

Zoey Trask is at the end of her rope. Her mother wasmurdered in a random mugging a year ago. Her younger brother, Ben, is on theautistic spectrum and needs constant supervision. It's senior year, and she'sthe...


by Eleanor H. Porter & S. Patricia Bailey Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

"Oh, Aunt Polly, I don't know how to be glad enough that you let me come to live with you!"

As soon as the orphaned Pollyanna arrives in Beldingsville to live with her strict and dutiful maiden aunt, she begins...

Good Wives

by Louisa May Alcott & C. M. Hébert Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

Three years after the close of Little Women, the March girls, four of the most beloved young women in American literature, are young adults carving out their futures. John Brooke is home and planning a life...

A Little Princess

by Frances Hodgson Burnett & Johanna Ward Blackstone Publishing (September 16, 2012)

Sara Crewe is the brightest, richest, and most generous girl in Miss Minchin's school for girls, and her father gives her everything she might desire. But when her beloved father dies, Sara's friends and prized...

The King of Slippery Falls

by Sid Hite & Patrick Lawlor Blackstone Publishing (June 27, 2005)

Lewis lives in the small town of Slippery Falls, Idaho, where for some time he has dreamed of catching an enormous trout that lives in a small pool behind a waterfall. But on Lewis’ sixteenth birthday, his...

The Orphan of Ellis Island

by Elvira Woodruff & Lloyd James Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

Dominic Cantori is an orphan. Ashamed of his situation, he avoids making friends for fear of exposing his terrible secret. One day on a class trip to Ellis Island, a tour guide asks everyone about their families....

A Garland for Girls

by Louisa May Alcott & C. M. Hébert Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

Louisa May Alcott’s lively and heartwarming stories are favorites with young readers everywhere. A Garland for Girls will be especially welcomed by those who read and treasure all of the famous books by this...

Mary Poppins Opens the Door

by P. L. Travers & Rosalyn Landor Blackstone Publishing (December 01, 2013)

Another timeless story about Mary Poppins, the world's mostexciting nanny, and her magical adventures with the Banks family

From the moment Mary Poppins arrives at Number SeventeenCherry-Tree Lane, everyday life...

The Golden Goblet

by Eloise Jarvis McGraw & Charles Carroll Blackstone Publishing (August 01, 2012)

A Newbery Honor winner!

Ranofer wants only one thing in the world: to be a master goldsmith like his beloved father was. But how can he when he is all but imprisoned by his evil half brother, Gebu? Ranofer knows...


by Peg Kehret & Rebecca Gibel Blackstone Publishing (February 01, 2013)

Matt is missing. Bonnie's brother left his classroom to use the bathroom--and disappeared. A police dog traces his scent to the curb, where he apparently got into a vehicle. But why would Matt go anywhere with...


by Jeff Probst, Chris Tebbetts & Charles Carroll Blackstone Publishing (February 12, 2013)

It was supposed to be a vacation--and a chance to get to know each other better. But when a massive storm sets in without warning, four kids are shipwrecked alone on a rocky jungle island in the middle of the...

Trial by Fire

by Jeff Probst, Chris Tebbetts & Charles Carroll Blackstone Publishing (June 13, 2013)

They thought it couldn't get any worse.

They were wrong.

Buzz, Vanessa, Carter, and Jane are no closer to being rescued than they were when they first found themselves stranded on a deserted island. If anything,...

Rear-View Mirrors

Morning Girl

by Michael Dorris, Riley Duggan, Eliza Duggan & Terry Bregy Blackstone Publishing (October 01, 2011)

Through the alternating voices oftwelve-year-old Morning Girl and her younger brother Star Boy, we step into theextraordinarily rich lives of an indigenous family on a Bahamian Island in 1492--justas their paradise...

Escaping the Giant Wave

by Peg Kehret & Terry Bregy Blackstone Publishing (October 01, 2011)

Thirteen-year-old Kyle thought spending a vacation on the Oregon coast with his family would be great. He'd never flown before, and he'd never seen the Pacific Ocean. But Kyle's perfect vacation becomes a nightmare...

The Linden Tree

by Ellie Mathews & Marguerite Gavin Blackstone Publishing (July 18, 2008)

When eleven-year-old Katy Sue loses her mother to meningitis, she and her family must adjust to life without her. The rural farm in the 1940s provides a natural backdrop that is rhythmic and routine but unforgiving,...

The Five Little Peppers and How They Grew

by Margaret Sidney & Grace Conlin Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

The five little Peppers are an adorable family of children growing up in a small town and cared for by their widowed mother. She is so poor that the pittance she earns as the town seamstress fails to support...

Five Children and It

by E. Nesbit & Johanna Ward Blackstone Publishing (February 07, 2012)

Curious to see if people on the other side of the globe walk upside down, Robert, Anthea, Cyril, Jane, and their baby brother start digging a hole to Australia. They don’t get too far, however, before they...

Drawing Lessons

by Tracy Mack & Marguerite Gavin Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

Twelve-year-old Aurora is an artist like her father. Through a hundred drawing lessons, he has guided her hand, trained her eye, taught her how to mix colors and achieve perspective. Together they plan to paint...

Space Boy

by Orson Scott Card & Stefan Rudnicki Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

Is it space travel that children dream of, or merely visiting other worlds? Todd had always set his heart on being an astronaut, but when he meets an alien and travels to another world, he doesn’t use a spaceship;...