Book List:34 titles
  • Tall and thin, Ruth envies the golden femininity of her older sister, Janet, and the delicate wistfulness of her younger sister. Ruth tries to imitate Janet, even simulating her interest in a theatrical career, but in the end it becomes apparent to h...


  • "What makes 'Written in the Stars' striking and quite wonderful is the ease and sagacity with which Ms. Duncan writes about adolescence (at an astonishingly young authorial age) and the emotional resonance she creates with characters we will know onl...


  • Louis Duncan's 1958 young adult classic tells the story of what happens when the debutante tradition comes to one small town: the parties, the ball gowns, as well as one girl's growing sense of right and wrong.Lynn Chambers is popular, wealthy, and g...


  • The hilarious sequel to HOTEL FOR DOGS (made into the hit movie!) and NEWS FOR DOGS! Andi and her canine friends are back for their biggest adventure yet -- Hollywood! When Andi's brother Bruce wants to enter a dog-themed film-making contest, Andi...


  • From beloved author Lois Duncan comes the sequel to HOTEL FOR DOGS -- a brand-new adventure with Andi, her brother Bruce, and their canine companions!Now that Andi is no longer running a hotel for dogs, she decides to start a new project -- a newspap...



  • A collection of powerful stories reveals what it is like to live life on the edge and features such contributors as Terry Davis, Margaret Peterson Haddix, Alden R. Carter, Rich Wallace, and Ellen Wittlinger. Reprint....


  • As the night approaches, the friendly house cat is set free from his home whereupon he becomes a prowler of the night, yet when the morning comes, his adventure ends and the cat returns to be the friendly family pet once more....








  • The crystal paperweight should have been clear, but it was not.Handsome, popular Eric Garrett decides that Sarah Zoltanne is just the right person to play a fortune-teller at the high-school fair.  Sarah is surprised and pleased.  After all, she ...


  • A collection of eleven original stories about the dark features chilling works by Joan Aiken, Alane Ferguson, Madge Hurrah, Annette Curtis Klause, Chris Lynch, Harry Mazer, Norma Fox Mazer, Joan Lowry Nixon, Richard Peck, Ted Taylor, and Patricia Win...



  • Dan and Larry’s hiking trip ends in a missing persons search. Can Joan find her brother before it’s too late? When high school buddies Larry Drayfus and Dan Cotwell take a backpacking trip into the Mogollon Mountains, nobody is concerned when ...


  • On July 16, 1989, Kaitlyn Arquette was shot to death in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The police gave up, but her mother would not . . . In this tragic memoir and investigation, Lois Duncan searches for clues to the murder of her youngest child, eighte...


  • The new guy at Tracy's school is handsome, intense, and desperately needs her helpbut there's something about him that isn't quite right High school junior Tracy Lloyd is unsure about the new guy in school. Brad Johnson is attractive, smart, an...



  • Nore Roberts didn't ask for a new life, but now that her mom is gone and her dad is newly married, she has to settle in at Shadow Grove, the old Civil War mansion her stepfamily calls home. When she meets her stepmother, Lisette, Nore is shocked by h...


  • Have you ever been haunted by the feeling that someone is spying on you, lurking around your house and yard, even entering your bedroom? Are your friends plotting against you when they say they've seen you do things you know you haven't done? What's ...



  • If you had the perfect life, would you be able to walk away forever? April has no choice. It's senior year, and April has everything -- great friends, a handsome boyfriend, and a shot at the state tennis championships. Until she learns that her...






  • The girls at Modesta High School feel like they're stuck in some anti-feminist time warp-they're faced with sexism at every turn, and they've had enough. Sponsored by their new art teacher, Ms. Stark, they band together to form the Daughters of Eve. ...


  • The plan was only to scare their English teacher... They never actually intended to kill Mr. Griffin. But sometimes plans go wrong. ...


  • What is it about lovely cousin Julia that fills Rachel with terror? From the moment Julia arrived that summer, she seemed to seep into Rachel Bryant's life like a poison. Rachel knew she should feel sorry for her seventeen-year-old cousin. But why...


  • The terror is real only in her dreams. Kit knows that evil waits for her in the dark halls of Blackwood School for Girls. But she doesn't know it has already entered her life. Who will believe her if her fears are real only when she sleeps? ...






  • THEY THOUGHT IT WAS OVER Last summer, four terrified friends made a desperate pact to conceal a shocking secret. But now, someone has learned the truth. The horror is starting again. There is an unknown avenger out there who is stalking them in a...



  • EVERY DOG HAS ITS DAY… LIZ WALKER LONGS TO ADOPT the scruffy stray she finds on her doorstep one day. But she can't take her home -- her aunt Alice is allergic to dogs. With the help of her brother, Bruce, Liz manages to find the perfect home...



  • The lives of five captives hang in the balance while their families gather the ransom. Two brothers, their family frantic to find their sons. A loner whose uncle doesn't even know he's missing. An army brat whose family will never be able to raise...