Book List:23 titles
  • It's 1773, and Boston is in political turmoil. As tension rises between England and the colonies, lines are being drawn between the Loyalists and the Patriots. And Sally Gifford, a shoemaker's daughter, finds herself on the opposite side from her bes...



  • Fifth-grader Alison loves Sharkey, her adopted stray cat. But where did his mysterious collar come from, and why is he acting so weird? At the same time, Alison's best friend, Denise, seems to be ditching her for a mean but "popular" girl. Can Ali...


  • One of the most popular series ever published for young Americans, these classics have been praised alike by parents, teachers, and librarians. With these lively, inspiring, fictionalized biographies -- easily read by children of eight and up -- toda...


  • This story begins with Mariamne, a vulnerable girl who knows little of the ways of the world. Much as she wants to be in control of her own destiny, she soon learns she has no such power. She must do as her father and brother see fit, and when traged...


  • Her name is Salome. You may think you know her story . . . how her seductive Dance of the Seven Veils led to the beheading of John the Baptist. But you don't know it from her side. You don't know how a web of betrayal, and greed, and desire was spun ...


  • ""The soldier heaved me over his shoulder as if I were a spring lamb."I am not Israelite " I screamed.I beat his back, hurting my hands. "Let me go."""Adara has always longed to do the things that well-brought-up girls of her time are not supposed to...


  • Nine-year-old Andrea orders wingsguaranteed to fly!through an ad in her comic book. Incredibly, they work. This is the beginning of her exciting and disturbing adventures with the wings, culminating in a long flight and a difficult decision. A fast-p...







  • When their grandfather invents a time machine, Matt and Emily, accompanied by their scientific genius friend Jonathan, journey back to the night when President Lincoln was shot in the hopes of preventing the assassination. Original....


  • They're about to join the American Revolution! Matt and Emily's grandfather has invented a way to travel back in time. Now Matt, Emily, and Matt's best friend Jonathan are about to take a trip: to the night the American Revolution began. They a...


  • They’re really on the Titanic! Matt and Emily's great-grandfather is an inventor, and he's just created the greatest invention of all -- a way to travel through time. He plans to return to the Titanic, which he sailed on as a boy, and try to sa...












    • 1982
    • / General Fiction
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    Just One More Spell, Please... Ever since kindergarten, Gretchen Nichols has been waiting to star in the school play. Now at last she was in the fifth grade, and ready for the spotlight! So when her teacher chose the new girl, pretty blonde Amy S...