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Petals in the Ashes

by Mary Hooper Bloomsbury Publishing (July 04, 2011)

I could barely explain how much I wanted to go back to London, for I hardly understood myself. I'd hated the stinking city when we'd left, could hardly bear to think on its name, but now the plague had disappeared...


Searching for Silverheels

by Jeannie Mobley Margaret K. McElderry Books (September 02, 2014)

A starry-eyed girl and a gruff suffragette decipher the myth of a dancer-turned-local-hero in this gorgeous novel from the author of Katerina’s Wish that Kirkus Reviews called “an engrossing, plausible story...


Half a World Away

by Cynthia Kadohata Atheneum Books for Young Readers (September 02, 2014)

A kid who considers himself an epic fail discovers the transformative power of love when he deals with adoption in this novel from Cynthia Kadohata, winner of the Newbery Medal (Kira-Kira) and the National Book...


At Your Service

by Jen Malone Aladdin (August 26, 2014)

Chloe loves working as a junior concierge at an exclusive NYC hotel—but when three royal kids come to stay, her hospitality is put to the ultimate test!

Chloe Turner has pretty much the BEST life. She gets...


Cinnabar, the One O'Clock Fox

by Marguerite Henry & Wesley Dennis Aladdin (July 22, 2014)

George Washington meets his match in a wily fox in this legendary hunting tale from Newbery Award–winning author Marguerite Henry, back in print by popular demand.

Cinnabar is a fox. He lives in a den with...


The A-List #3: Blonde Ambition: An A-List Novel

by Zoey Dean Poppy (September 03, 2007)

The third novel in this witty and risqué series takes readers behind the scenes of the intoxicating world of Hollywood glitterati. Upper East Side blueblood Anna Percy came to L.A. to learn how to have a good...


The Trouble with Chickens

by Doreen Cronin & Kevin Cornell Balzer + Bray (March 01, 2011)

From the bestselling, award-winning author-illustrator team of Doreen Cronin and Kevin Cornell comes the first book in a heavily illustrated, hilarious chapter book series about the adventures of a dog detective....


Famous

by Todd Strasser Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (January 25, 2011)

A teenage paparazzo makes a dangerous discovery in this timely look at celebrity “that is likely to be snapped up and make a lasting impression” (School Library Journal).

All Jamie Gordon wants to do is to...


Disenchanted Princess

by Julie Linker Simon Pulse (May 11, 2010)

I may be in the middle of nowhere,

but I still have standards!

Like it's not bad enough Daddy's in jail for embezzlement (he's a super-successful Hollywood agent, btw, and totally innocent), but since my fashion-model...


The Acting Bug

by Kathryn Ellis Dundurn (September 01, 1995)

It's the chance of a lifetime for Kate Merriman when she lands a small role in a new TV series called Backbeat. But it's less fun when Kate's best friend Maria turns down the part she's been offered in the show....


Stella Stands Alone

by A. LaFaye Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (February 09, 2010)

Stella Reid is fighting to save the home she loves. After her father is killed and her mother succumbs to yellow fever, it's up to Stella to run Oak Grove, her family's plantation. Unlike most Southerners, Stella...


Angels on Sunset Boulevard

by Melissa de la Cruz Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (June 16, 2008)

Pay to get in,

Pray to get out.

Johnny Silver is the world's soon-to-be biggest rock star, but on the eve of his debut concert in Los Angeles, he mysteriously disappears, causing global pandemonium. His friend...


Homefront

by Doris Gwaltney Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (December 29, 2009)

For as long as Margaret Ann Motley can remember, she has been waiting and hoping for one thing -- a room to call her very own. And when Margaret's older sister leaves for college, it looks like Margaret's days...


If I Grow Up

by Todd Strasser Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (February 24, 2009)

"WHEN YOU GREW UP IN THE PROJECTS, THERE WERE NO CHOICES. NO GOOD ONES, AT LEAST."

In the Frederick Douglass Project where DeShawn lives, daily life is ruled by drugs and gang violence. Many teenagers drop...


Rooftoppers

by Katherine Rundell & Terry Fan Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (September 24, 2013)

“The beauty of sky, music, and the belief in ‘extraordinary things’ triumph in this whimsical and magical tale” (Publishers Weekly) about a girl in search of her past who discovers a secret rooftop world...


Street Pharm

by Allison Van Diepen Simon Pulse (September 03, 2013)

Ty Johnson knows survival. Since inheriting his pop’s business at sixteen, Ty’s developed smarts, skills, and mad discipline. The supply game’s in his blood. And life is pretty sweet when you’re on top....


After the River the Sun

by Dia Calhoun & Kate Slater Atheneum Books for Young Readers (July 09, 2013)

Will Eckhart find the courage to rise from his past—and climb to his future? This quest for home is a stunning companion to Eva of the Farm.

When Eckhart Lyon arrives at Sunrise Orchard, all he wants to do...


Gossip Girl, The Carlyles #4: Love the One You're With: Love the One You're With

by Cecily von Ziegesar Poppy (October 01, 2009)

It's Thanksgiving, and the Carlyle triplets are thankful to be escaping the New York City cold-they're jetting to the tropics and bringing all their friends along for the ride. The sun isn't the only thing that's...


Gossip Girl #9: Only In Your Dreams: A Gossip Girl Novel

by Cecily von Ziegesar Poppy (August 01, 2008)

Welcome to New York City's Upper East Side, where the girls are dazzling, the guys are gorgeous, and the summer heat is the perfect excuse to throw a fabulous roof-deck pool party. As if we need a reason!It's...


The A-List #7: American Beauty: An A-List Novel

by Zoey Dean Poppy (August 01, 2008)

It's graduation time for the A-List crew. That means lavish yacht parties, designer caps and gowns, and saying bye-bye to high school for good. Despite the festivities, Anna isn't in a partying mood. Ben's been...


The Thing About Luck

National Book Award for Young People's Literature 2013

by Cynthia Kadohata & Julia Kuo Atheneum Books for Young Readers (June 04, 2013)

There is bad luck, good luck, and making your own luck—which is exactly what Summer must do to save her family in this winner of the National Book Award by Newbery Medalist Cynthia Kadohata.

Summer knows that...


Rules of Summer

by Joanna Philbin Poppy (June 04, 2013)

There are two sides to every summer.

When seventeen-year-old Rory McShane steps off the train in East Hampton, it's as if she's entered another universe, one populated by impossibly beautiful people wearing pressed...


Kindred Souls

by Patricia Maclachlan Katherine Tegen Books (June 25, 2013)

Jake’s grandfather, Billy, hears the talk of birds, is eighty-eight years old, and is going to live forever. Even when Billy gets sick, Jake knows that everything will go on as always. But there’s one thing...


Skylark

by Patricia Maclachlan HarperCollins (June 25, 2013)

The second book in the series that began with the Newbery Medal–winning Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan.

My mother, Sarah, doesn't love the prairie. She tries, but she can't help remembering what...


Sarah, Plain and Tall

by Patricia Maclachlan HarperCollins (June 25, 2013)

This beloved Newbery Medal–winning book is the first of five books in Patricia MacLachlan's chapter book series about the Witting family.

Set in the late nineteenth century and told from young Anna's point...


More Perfect than the Moon

by Patricia Maclachlan HarperCollins (June 25, 2013)

The fourth book in the series that began with the Newbery Medal–winning Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan.

I am a watcher. I am a listener, too. I am invisible. I can make myself so small and quiet...


Grandfather's Dance

by Patricia Maclachlan HarperCollins (June 25, 2013)

The fifth book in the series that began with the Newbery Medal–winning Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan.

Jack leans back on Grandfather's shoulder. Aunt Mattie's knitting needles click in the dark....


Caleb's Story

by Patricia Maclachlan HarperCollins (June 25, 2013)

The third book in the series that began with the Newbery Medal–winning Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan.

Anna has done something terrible. She has given me a journal to fill.

"It's your job now,"...


Invisible Inkling: The Whoopie Pie War

by Emily Jenkins & Harry Bliss Balzer + Bray (July 23, 2013)

The adventures of Brooklyn boy Hank Wolowitz and his invisible—but not imaginary—friend continue with The Whoopie Pie War, the third book in the Invisible Inkling series by Emily Jenkins.

 

A truck selling...


Tags

by Walter Dean Myers HarperTeen (March 05, 2013)

From Walter Dean Myers, the New York Times bestselling author of Monster, comes this 20-page one-act play. Tags is a look at life and death in New York City, complete with a shocking end.

Four New York City teens...


Sea Star: Orphan of Chincoteague

by Marguerite Henry & Wesley Dennis Aladdin (December 18, 2012)

An orphaned Chincoteague colt restores happiness to his new owners in this beloved horse story from Newbery Award–winning author Marguerite Henry.

Movie men have come to Chincoteague to film the annual Pony...


Justin Morgan Had a Horse

by Marguerite Henry & Wesley Dennis Aladdin (December 11, 2012)

Joel Goss knows that Little Bub is a special colt, even though he’s a runt. And when schoolteacher Justin Morgan asks Joel to break the colt in, Joel is thrilled! Soon word about Little Bub has spread throughout...


Misty of Chincoteague

by Marguerite Henry & Wesley Dennis Aladdin (December 11, 2012)

Nobody could capture the Phantom. She was the wildest mare on Assateague Island. They said she was like the wind, that the white “map” on her shoulders was her mark of freedom.

Paul and Maureen Beebe had...


Sophia's War: A Tale of the Revolution

by Avi Beach Lane Books (September 25, 2012)

Lives hang in the balance in this gripping Revolutionary War adventure from a beloved Newbery Medalist.

In 1776, young Sophia Calderwood witnesses the execution of Nathan Hale in New York City, which is newly...


We Won An Island

by Charlotte Lo Nosy Crow (February 07, 2019)

When Luna's family win an island, Luna thinks it will solve everything AND she can finally get a donkey! But things don't go entirely to plan - no one expects Luna's younger brother to win a Sheep Pageant, for...


Downpour

by Emily Martin & Mara Shaughnessy Sky Pony (June 01, 2013)

Downpour is the enchanting story of a rainy day turned magical.  

A rainy day is usually the time to clomp around in rubber boots and discover worms and puddles and other such rainy day things. But this is...


The Little Black Dog Has Puppies

by J. B. Spooner & Terre Lamb Seeley Arcade (May 25, 2011)

Anyone who’s been to the island of Martha’s Vineyard knows the Black Dog. A stray that was adopted by Captain Bob Douglas, skipper of the beautiful topsail schooner Shenandoah, she became one of the greatest...


My Big Wimmelbook—On the Farm

by Max Walther The Experiment (September 04, 2018)

Designed for a color e-reader with a touch screen.

Welcome to Wimmelworld—a land of few words, yet endless entertainment!

This one-of-a-kind picture book features six panoramic scenes that are bursting with...


Bright Barnyard

by Dahlov Ipcar Down East Books (May 31, 2015)

A young boy scatters golden kernels of corn to feed the birds of the barnyard, and watches in delight as the birds of the farm parade before him to get to their meal. From fat speckled hens, to drakes with black...


The Survivors

by Will Weaver HarperTeen (August 21, 2012)

Two years ago, the ash started falling like gray snow. The volcanoes had erupted. . . .

For Miles and his sister, Sarah, the real disaster started in the violent aftermath—when they were forced to leave their...


The Circus Thief

by Alane Adams & Lauren Gallegos SparkPress (November 06, 2018)

The circus is in town, and Georgie has his heart set on going. When Papa agrees to take him and his friend Harley, the boys marvel at the amazing elephants and clowns. But the best act of all is the amazing...


Eva of the Farm

by Dia Calhoun & Kate Slater Atheneum Books for Young Readers (July 10, 2012)

A girl’s struggle to save her family’s farm, told in verse, stands as a testament to the power of hope.

Twelve-year-old Eva DeHart knows her family’s farm is the best, most magical place in the whole world....


What Was Daily Living Like in a Typical Greek Town? History Books for Kids | Children's History Books

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (June 15, 2017)

You don’t need to step into a time machine to know what life was like in a typical Greek Town. You can simply open this book to be transported to the olden times. If you do, you will begin to see how societies...


Angus and Sadie

by Cynthia Voigt & Tom Leigh HarperCollins (July 03, 2012)

Newbery Medalist Cynthia Voigt presents this charming middle grade novel about two border collie puppies growing up on a farm—a brother and sister who couldn't be more different from each other...or so...


Blood Moon Rider

by Zack C. Waters Pineapple Press (September 20, 2012)

Accelerated Reader Quiz #109073. Level 6.6

"I tried to block the legend of the blood moon—that it signaled the death of someone close to you—from my mind."

Harley Wallace has suffered through an incredible...


The Heavenly Tenants

by William Maxwell & Ilonka Karasz Dover Publications (July 24, 2017)

The Marvell family is on the move, driving from their Wisconsin farm to visit the children's grandmother in Virginia. The night before their departure, Mr. Marvell talks to Roger, Heather, and the twins about...


The Dog Poo Fairy

by Tracey Bryant & Ian D. Johnstone Tracey Bryant (August 08, 2017)

Tracey is a children’s author who lives with her two cats in rural Worcestershire. Her garden is full of fairies and the hedgerows nearby are very tidy. She overcame her dyslexia to write this entertaining...


The Santa Thief

by Alane Adams SparkPress (November 07, 2017)

• Total print sales in the US rose 2% in 2014, but children’s books were the key driver, with 13% growth. • The book includes lushly drawn illustrations. • A heartwarming tale of 1920s America. • Historical...


Messy

by Heather Cocks & Jessica Morgan Poppy (June 05, 2012)

Sometimes life gets Messy.

When sixteen-year-old Brooke Berlin catches a taste of fame and her movie-star father's attention, she decides it's time to take her career to the next level--by launching a blog that...


Middle School: Get Me out of Here!

Middle School #2

by James Patterson, Chris Tebbetts & Laura Park Jimmy Patterson (May 07, 2012)

James Patterson's winning follow-up to the #1 New York Times bestseller Middle School, The Worst Years of My Life--now a major motion picture!--is another riotous and heartwarming story about living large.

After...