Book List in Order:24 titles

  • In this trio of stories by two-time Newbery Honor author Bruce Brooks, cousins devise a fiendishly clever way to circumvent the law and give a loved one a proper burial; a boy begrudgingly tries to fulfill his dying uncle's last wishes; and a young g...


  • A series of events, some centering around the older brother she idolizes, captures the life of a free-spirited girl as she grows from a savvy six-year-old to a self-assured sixteen-year-old. Reader's Guide available....


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    Whiz loves playing baseball, but his team, the Breadhurst Newts, just isn't up to snuff. Something has to change, especially after they lose a game to the Mudcats, the worst team around. That's when Whiz gets an idea. It's far-fetched, its wild -- bu...


  • Alice just can't stop crying. To her, it seems as if it should be simple. If your parents split up, you live with the one who understands you best. Alice's father had always been the one to "get" her. But somehow she had ended up living with her mom,...


  • The critically acclaimed series, aimed at young hockey players, concludes as Woodsie, having become one of the leaders of the hockey team, contends with a teammate who is using marijuana, to the team's detriment. Simultaneous....










  • Dooby hopes he will be elected team captain at the start of the Wings' Peewee season, but when the new girl on the hockey team gets the position, Dooby's anger hinders his performance and he soon realizes that the new captain isn't doing such a good ...


  • When Billy's overbearing, loud-mouthed, victory-obsessed father insists that his son spend twice as long at summer hockey camp as his teammates, Billy looks to his friends to help him finally stand up to his dad. Original....


  • Because Billy's father is overly involved in Billy's hockey training and continuously expects more from him, when the summer comes, Billy is told he must attend two weeks of training rather than only one and feels it is time for him to take a stand o...


  • When the grade-school basketball coach approaches Prince and asks him to join the team, Prince finds himself facing a serious dilemma as he must decide whether to pursue the sport he loves, hockey, or choose the game everyone else thinks he should pl...


  • The Wolfbay Wings get a new weapon to use this season, bodychecking, and all the members in the league are using it, but Boot does not feel comfortable doing this to other players, decides to take a stand against it, and, in the process, risks his pl...


  • When Zip and Cody--the coach's son, Wing's captain, high scorer, and guitar player--are hired for a musical gig the night before an important hockey game, Cody is forced to decide between team morale or a lot of money. Simultaneous....


  • After the coach of the Wolfbay Wings leaves the team and takes five of the team's best players with him, rookie hockey player Dixon Woods must do all he can to make the team the champions they once were, despite the devastating loss of his coach and ...


  • Zip and Kenny had been close friends, until Kenny left the Wolfbay Wings to play for the rival team, now Zip must control his anger and channel it to become the best goalie possible to save his team from finishing in last place. Original....



  • An award-winning writer presents a series of essays in which he examines the likes and dislikes, fears and attractions, hopes and worries of boys everywhere, as well as the nature of courage, heroism, and maturity. Reprint....


  • On the Move STRAIGHT A's AND AN EMPTY HOUSE The day Asa wins school prizes, he loses a home, takes a night ride on the roller coaster, and finds out life doesn't run on tracks. THE VARIETY SHOW Asa's a lone operator, but he's needed on his fr...




  • Runaway’s Basketball Buddy Tells All Bix Rivers has disappeared, and who's going to tell his story? His stepfather? Man, that dude does not know Bix deep. Can Bix's momma tell you? I reckon not -- she is crazy in the hospital. Ain't nobody but m...


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