Book List:39 titles
  • He could be any man, any respectable, ordinary man. But he's not. This man watches the five Herbert girls--Beauty, Mim, Stevie, Fancy, and Autumn--with disturbing fascination. Unaware of his scrutiny and his increasingly agitated and forb...


  • Norma Fox Mazer's remarkable story of two sisters fighting to survive against a world without caring, reissued in a 10th anniversary paperback edition, to coincide with Mazer's new novel in hardcover.In the sad, shabby trailer where Em Thurkill lived...


  • The perennial game of hide-and- seek between parent and child inspires a lilting text and charming illustrations.It’s time for lunch, but where, oh, where is Emily Greene? Her father searches for her everywhere, but without any luck. Look carefully...


  • When Vicki's father is laid off from his job, everything changes. Her family moves to a city apartment, and Vicki has to forge a new path at her urban school. Worst of all, one night her depressed father simply disappears. Vicki soon finds herself li...


  • EVERYTHING TEN-YEAR-OLD SPRIG wants, her older sister, Dakota, already has. Everything Sprig does, Dakota does better. And anytime Sprig complains, Dakota just grins and calls her a baby. It's enough to make a kid wish her sister would disappear. ...


  • ""In adolescence we feel our losses as if for the first time, with a greater depth of pain and drama than we are aware of having experienced ever before,"" says James Howe in his introduction to this stunning collection of short stories in which some...


  • It all happened so suddenly... One minute, her mother is waking her in the middle of the night to dance with her in the rain. The next, Sarabeth is pulled out of class and told that her mother has died of a heart attack. All of a sudden, Sarabeth ...


  • in Places I Never Meant to Be

    "What effect does the climate of censorship] have on a writer?....It's "chilling." It's easy to become discouraged, to second-guess everything you write. There seemed to be no one to stand up to the censors....so I began to speak out about my exper...


  • Dearest Maman, In June 1940, twelve-year-old Karin Levi's world is torn apart as the German army occupies Paris. Karin, her older brother, Marc, and their maman must flee, seeking safety wherever they can find it. But Maman falls ill and is unable to...








  • Jessie's father has always been a missing piece of her life but if she were to find him, how would he feel about her? Jessie Wells thinks four is a good number. Things with four sides are sturdy and strong. A box, a chair, a room with four walls. But...


  • When four teenagers from diverse backgrounds land summer internships at a prestigious newspaper, they each hope that the experience will change their lives. By the authors of The Solid Gold Kid. Reprint....


  • It starts as an ordinary school day. Just the same asany other. Until Valerie Michon gets up and leaves theauditorium. And three boys decide to follow her.She heads for the stairs and the boys run after her.They are fast, they are quiet. They don't t...


  • Struggling with her parents' divorce and her father's remarriage, Emily thinks she is at the end of her rope when her mother starts dating an ugly guy and a twelve-year-old boy starts following her around. Reissue....


  • At fifteen, Toni Chessmore was happy with her life. She had parents who adored her and each other. Her best friend lived next door and was everyting a best friend should be. Toni's life was just about perfect...or so she thought.But that was before h...




  • Tod Ellerbee seems to have what every high school senior wants: good grades, good looks, plans for the future. But Tod knows better than to judge from outward appearances. He has no idea what he will do after graduation, and he can't shake the empty ...



  • My mother is determined that I will have a wonderful life -- better than her own. I guess she can't imagine what it is like for me, a kid from a trailer park, to transfer to the junior high school where all the rich kids go -- the kind of kids who co...


  • At fifteen, Rachel is a worrier. She worries about whether her family understands her, whether her friends like her, and whether she'll get her first kiss before she turns sixteen. And she worries about whether she can handlehaving a real boyfriend ...


  • Bunny hates her name and tells the older boy she meets at a concert that her name is Emily (her best friend's name), sparking a fight between the girls which is resolved only when Bunny experiences a family crisis. Reissue....


  • As her parents go through a trial separation, Ami stays with her father and her brother, Fred, and with the help of her supportive best friend, Mia, she comes to terms with the changes in her life. Reissue. PW. SLJ. ...


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  • Arriving on Earth from her inner space home of Argo City, Supergirl, disguised as beautiful Linda Lee, must battle the evil witch, Selena, and recapture her planet's life-sustaining source, the Omegahedron...


  • My name is Pete Connors and I've been leading a double life for eight years. I live with my uncle and tell people my parents are dead... but it's a lie. My whole life is a lie, because I could never risk telling anyone the truth. Now I've met Cary. S...







  • They Never Should Have Met -- But They Did... When Jenny meets Rob Montana she's happier than she's been in a long time. Theirs is the kind of love she thought existed only in movies. It seems that Jenny and Rob can talk about and share everything...