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    General Fiction

    Mar-2018

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    General Fiction

    Oct-2017

    The first four books of Lois Lowry’s beloved series about precocious tween Anastasia Krupnik are collected in this ebook edition. Over the course of these stories, Anastasia deals with a new baby in the family, a move to the suburbs, a summer job, ...

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    General Fiction

    May-2016

    From the moment Gooney Bird makes her grand entrance at the Watertower Elementary School, her fellow second-graders are immediately intrigued. After all, it’s not every day that a new student shows up to Mrs. Pidgeon’s classroom wearing pajamas a...

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    General Fiction

    Jul-2015

    Anastasia's seventh-grade science project becomes almost more than she can handle, but brother Sam, age three, and a bust of Freud nobly aid her....

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    General Fiction

    Jan-2014

    Gooney Bird Greene -

    “It’s March!” Mrs. Pidgeon said as she wrote the day’s date on the chalkboard. “In like a lion, out like a lamb!” The morning bell has rung at Watertower Elementary School, and it’s time for Mrs. Pidgeon’s class to turn to page 52 ...

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    Science Fiction

    Oct-2012

    The Giver Quartet - 4

    They called her Water Claire. When she washed up on their shore, no one knew that she came from a society where emotions and colors didn’t exist. That she had become a Vessel at age thirteen. That she had carried a Product at age fourteen. That it ...

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    General Fiction

    Nov-2011

    Gooney Bird Greene -

    Mrs. Pidgeon's second grade class has a lot to celebrate in February: presidents' birthdays, Valentine's Day, and school vacation. Of course, the students are talking about their awesome vacation plans every chance they get. It can be hard to focus o...

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    Action Adventure

    Apr-2011

    A church mouse is no ordinary mouse, and Hildegarde -- the Mouse Mistress of Saint Bartholemew’s -- is no ordinary mouse leader. It falls to her to keep all the church mice safe and out of sight. But when a few parishioners report mouse sighting...

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    Historical

    Jan-2011

    In 1918, while WWI rages in Europe, Spanish Influenza ravages the United States, and Lydia Pierce sees her hometown changing as a result. Makeshift hospitals are set up in schools and churches, and Portland's streets and shops are empty. Then, the un...

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    General Fiction

    Apr-2010

    Princess Patricia Priscilla is bored with her royal life and the excitement surrounding her 16th birthday ball. Doomed to endure courtship by three grotesquely unappealing noblemen, she escapes her fate--for a week. What begins as a cure for boredom ...

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    General Fiction

    Oct-2009

    Two-time Newbery medalist Lois Lowry has crafted a beautiful picture book about the power of longing and the importance of reconnection between a girl and her father in post-WWII America. This is the story of young Liz, her father, and their strained...

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    General Fiction

    Apr-2009

    Gooney Bird Greene -

    The fourth hilarious title in Lowis Lowry's popular Gooney Bird series It s a cold January at the Watertower Elementary School the perfect weather for Gooney Bird Greene to break out her special brain-warming hat It's a good thing she has one. Goon...

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    General Fiction

    Apr-2008

    The Willoughby's Timothy; his twin brothers, Barnaby A and Barnaby B; and their little sister, Jane are old-fashioned children who adore old-fashioned adventures. Unfortunately, the Willoughby parents are not very fond of their children, and the trut...

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    General Fiction

    May-2007

    Gooney Bird Greene -

    Gooney Bird Greene has a fabulous idea after her teacher reads fables to the class. The children learn that fables are stories with animal characters that teach something important. Gooney s fabulous idea is that each student create their own fable a...

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    General Fiction

    May-2007

    In this thoughtful and engaging collection, 11 acclaimed authors explore the highs and lows of growing up and shining on in the face of obstacles. A parent's departure, a sister's illness, a cheerleader's breakup, a family's secrets . . . these stori...

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    General Fiction

    Sep-2006

    When Jonas turns 12, he is singled out for special training from The Giver. Now, it's time for Jonas to receive the truth. There is no turning back.*Kira, an orphan with a twisted leg, lives in a world where the weak are cast aside. When she is given...

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    General Fiction

    May-2006

    Littlest One is a tiny creature slowly learning her job of giving dreams to humans. Each night she and her teacher, Thin Elderly, visit an old woman s home where she softly touches beloved objects, gathering happy memories, and drops of old scents an...

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    General Fiction

    Apr-2005

    Gooney Bird Greene -

    Gooney Bird Greene likes to be right smack in the middle of everything. That's why she wants to have the lead role of Squanto in her class Thanksgiving pageant. But that role will go to whoever finds someone to be the room mother. All the parents are...

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    Fantasy

    May-2004

    The Giver Quartet - 3

    For the past six years, Matty has lived in Village and flourished under the guidance of Seer, a blind man known for his special sight. Once, Village was a place that welcomed newcomers and offered hope and homes to people fleeing poverty and cruelty....

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    Suspense

    May-2003

    Katy Thatcher was the bright and curious daughter of the town doctor. She was fascinated by her father s work, and even as a child she knew that she too wanted to be a doctor. She wanted to know about people. Perhaps it was this, her insatiable curio...

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    General Fiction

    Oct-2002

    Gooney Bird Greene -

    There’s never been anyone like Gooney Bird Greene at Watertower Elementary School. What other new kid comes to school wearing pajamas and cowboy boots one day and a polka-dot t-shirt and tutu on another? Gooney Bird has to sit right smack in the mi...

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    Fantasy

    Oct-2000

    The Giver Quartet - 2

    Kira, an orphan with a twisted leg, lives in a world where the weak are cast aside. She fears for her future until she is spared by the all-powerful Council of Guardians. Kira is a gifted weaver and is given a task that no other community member can ...

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    General Fiction

    Oct-1999

    Sam Krupnik -

    "Everyone's favorite little brother is back, dressed as a zookeeper at his nursery school's Future Job Day." Sam Krupnik is all set for Future Job Day at school. He already knows that he wants to be a zookeeper when he grows up. Sam's mother and his ...

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    General Fiction

    Nov-1997

    This is the story of a dog who tells his own tale. As a pup he is separated from his mother and siblings. This unusual dog learns about living on the dangerous streets and even makes up poetry. He finds human friends, has the chance to win fame and f...

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    General Fiction

    Nov-1996

    Sam Krupnik -

    Sam Krupnik gets angry with his mother when she won't let him wear his new plastic fangs in the house. He plans to run away to Alaska, where walruses have tusks that sort of look like fangs. As Sam stops at neighbors' houses to say goodbye, he gets a...

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    General Fiction

    Oct-1996

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    General Fiction

    Nov-1995

    Anastasia Krupnik -

    As usual, Lowry delivers tight, page-turning prose, plenty of humor, and characters right out of readers' neighborhoods. Kirkus Reviews What could possibly go wrong when Anastasia Krupnik walks to a mailbox early one morning with two packages and a d...

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    General Fiction

    Aug-1995

    Anastasia Krupnik -

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    Fantasy

    May-1993

    The Giver Quartet - 1

    The riveting, unforgettable tale that has become a modern-day classic. Jonas's world is perfect. Everything is under control. There is no war or fear or pain. There are no choices. Every person is assigned a role in the community. When Jonas turns ...

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    General Fiction

    May-1992

    Sam Krupnik -

    Sam Krupnik is at it again. This time he wants to make a special surprise perfume for his mother's birthday. First he has to collect his mother's favorite smells in Ziploc bags. He uses an old grape juice bottle to hold everything from chicken soup t...

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    General Fiction

    May-1991

    Anastasia Krupnik -

    Unfazed by her friends' decision to give up boys, Anastasia Krupnik answers a personal ad she finds in a magazine. When the special "he" decides he wants to meet her, Anastasia finds herself in quite a predicament--especially since her letters might ...

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    General Fiction

    May-1990

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    General Fiction

    Aug-1989

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    Historical

    May-1989

    Ten-year-old Annemarie Johansen and her best friend Ellen Rosen often think about life before the war. But it's now 1943 and their life in Copenhagen is filled with school, food shortages, and the Nazi soldiers marching in their town. The Nazis wo...

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    General Fiction

    Jan-1989

    One of a series of top-quality fiction for schools. The adult world is a confusing, unfathomable picture in this sad, but humorous, story of a child learning to face life's realities. When Elizabeth goes to live in her grandfather's house in Pennsylv...

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    General Fiction

    Nov-1988

    Sam Krupnik -

    Everyone knows Sam Krupnik. He's Anastasia's pesty but lovable younger brother. This is Sam's big chance to tell things exactly the way he sees them. He has his own ideas about haircuts, nursery school, getting shots, and not eating broccoli. Sam ...

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    General Fiction

    Nov-1987

    Anastasia Krupnik -

    Anastasia Krupnik has exactly one week to work on her school assignment called "My Chosen Career." Determined to be a bookstore owner, she must first develop poise and self-confidence. So Anastasia takes the plunge and spends her life savings on a mo...

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    General Fiction

    May-1987

    Many things change for twelve-year-old Rabble Starkey, her mother, and her best friend, Veronica Bigelow, when Veronica's mother becomes mentally incapacitated and the Starkeys move in with the Bigelows....

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    General Fiction

    May-1986

    Anastasia Krupnik -

    "Humiliated," That's how Anastasia Krupnik feels whenever she tries to climb the ropes in gym class. How come everyone else can climb up those hateful ropes? Since Anastasia has decided to become a journalist, it should be easy to answer most questio...

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    General Fiction

    Nov-1985

    Caroline Tate -

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    General Fiction

    Apr-1985

    Anastasia Krupnik -

    Help Anastasia Krupnik's mother must organize her chaotic life. So Anastasia, who is a very organized person, and her father invent the solution to Mrs. Krupnik's problem: the Krupnik Family Nonsexist Housekeeping Schedule. But when Mrs. Krupnik goe...

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    Suspense

    Nov-1984

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    General Fiction

    May-1984

    Anastasia Krupnik -

    No one understands thirteen-year-old Anastasia Krupnic, least of all her parents and her little brother, Sam, who happens to be a genius. They're such an embarrassment. Why can't they be normal, like Anastasia? Then-presto! Anastasia realizes...

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    General Fiction

    Dec-1983

    Anastasia Krupnik -

    In the third book of the Anastasia series, Anstasia becomes an entrepeneur.When Anastasia's best friend goes off to camp for the summer, Anastasia decides sheneeds to do something too. So she starts her own business. Her first job is as a Lady's Comp...

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    General Fiction

    May-1983

    Fourteen-year-old Enid Crowley can't stand her name. When she takes a summer job babysitting young Joshua W. Cameron IV, Enid decides it's time for a change: she calls herself Cynthia, and Joshua becomes Tom Terrific. Every day they're off to Boston'...

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    Suspense

    1983

    Caroline Tate -

    Caroline Tate and her genius brother, J.P., have a big problem on their hands! Things are never the same after Caroline finds some letters belonging to their mysterious new neighbor, Frederick Fiske. When Caroline reads about "poison" and "getting...

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    General Fiction

    Nov-1981

    Anastasia Krupnik -

    In the second book in the Anstasia series, moves to the suburbs Anastasia is positive her family's moveis the going to ruin her young life. How can she deal with matching furniture, split-level homes, or mothers whose biggest worry is dirty laundry?...

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    General Fiction

    May-1980

    When her father leaves home to fight in World War II, Elizabeth goes with her mother and older sister to live in her grandfather's stately old house on Autumn Street. It's there that Elizabeth forms a special friendship with Tatie, the cook, and Tati...

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    General Fiction

    Nov-1979

    Anastasia Krupnik -

    To Anastasia Krupnik, being ten is very confusing. For one thing, she has this awful teacher who can't understand why Anastasia doesn't capitalize or punctuate her poems. Then, there's Washburn Cummings, a very interesting sixth-grade boy who doesn't...

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    General Fiction

    May-1978

    Natalie Armstrong has all a girl could want: beauty and intelligence, a loving family and a great boyfriend. But something is missing; the answer to a most important question: "Who is my mother?"To find that answer seventeen-year-old Natalie begins a...

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    Horror

    May-1977

    When Meg's family moves to a small house in the country, she must get used to many new things. She's annoyed about being stuck sharing a bedroom with her older sister, Molly. They have no common interests, and it's hard for Meg to hide her resentment...

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