Book List:17 titles
  • Spunky the dog would be happy to share all of his secrets, if only his human family spoke his language. But no matter how hard he tries to talk, it's all "yerf!" to them. Through a series of unfortunate miscommunications, his family decides that Spun...


  • When Tzunun was little, her mother nicknamed her Colibri, Spanish for hummingbird. At age four, Colibri is kidnapped from her parents in Guatemala City and ever since she s traveled with Uncle, the ex-soldier and wandering beggar, who renamed her Ros...


  • Gloria is thrilled when she goes to the store to buy an onion and meets Dr. Grace Street, an astronaut. Dr. Street tells Gloria to have confidence in herself and that big problems aren't always as big as they seem. Gloria hopes Dr. Street is right, b...


  • Gloria is best friends with Julian and his little brother Huey, and she has as much to say as they do. There's the parrot that ruins the Valentine for her mother; Huey's dog, who needs to be cured of his squirrel obsession; and what happens when clas...


  • Huey is good at solving problems. Sometimes his older brother Julian tries to push him around, but Huey knows how to handle him. When Huey gets scared about their father's smoking, the boys work together to help him quit. But some problems are bigger...


    • 1998
    • / General Fiction
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    There are some things in your life you can't change -- and others you can. Amanda Woods is discovering that the person other people think she is and the person she really is are not the same. She doesn't want to be like her demanding mother or her...


  • If you loved The Stories Julian Tells, just wait until you meet his younger brother, Huey! This beloved and bestselling chapter book series is all about family, imagination, and friendship! It isn't easy being Julian's younger brother. When Huey has...


  • It's Dad's birthday, and Julian wants to get a special present. Something Dad has always dreamed about. But Dad's dream is prettyunusual, not to mention scary. Now that Julian has figured out what his dad wants, will he, Huey, and Gloria be brave eno...








  • Secret agents Julian, Huey, and Gloria are already heroes. They have rescued a dog and saved a toddler from drowning. But what they really want is to nab a real-live bank robber. Just when it looks like they might catch the crook, the police chief st...


  • Seven-year-old Juan lives in Guatemala, a place of stunning beauty and grim economic reality. Abandoned by his mother, Juan lives with his grandmother and shines shoes. He passionately wants to attend school, but fears Grandmother will say no. Finall...


  • Bestselling classic The Stories Julian Tells was just the beginning! Get ready for more of Julian's wonderful imagination in the Julian's World chapter book series! Julian isn't afraid of lions or tigers, but he is scared of . . . bicycles? J...


  • Never leave a yummy pudding lying around! Dad makes a pudding that tastes like a whole raft of lemons and a night on the sea. But then he does something really silly. He goes for a nap and leaves Julian in charge. Bad idea. Before he knows it, ...



    • 1981
    • / General Fiction
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    TALL TALES Julian, that quick fibber and wishful thinker, is great at telling stories. He can make people -- especially his younger brother, Huey -- believe just about anything. But some stories can get you into a pack of trouble, and that's exactly...


    • 1962
    • / Contemporary Romance
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    When Meg Wentworth suddenly found herself the possessor of a spacious villa in the Italian mountains she decided to turn it into a clinic for the people of the village and enlisted the help of her pretty friend and colleague, Alison Marford, and the ...