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  • Sadie Shapiro is the heroine of one of the funniest, warmest novels in years. Sadie is seventy-two years old, or perhaps, seventy-five (she isn't quite sure) and lives in the Mount Eden Senior Citizens Hotel. When she submits 50 of her best knitting ...


  • When a new friend tells him that "the squeaky wheel gets the grease," Mark Baker realizes that unless he finds the courage to confront his life, things will probably get worse. Mark's world has been turned upside down by the split between his parents...


  • Ten-year-old Bobby Ellis loves everything about baseball, from the hits to the hot dogs. That's why he calls himself Bobby Baseball! Every day he dreams of becoming a major league pitcher and joining the stars in the Baseball Hall of Fame. And what b...


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    When Michael Marder receives a diary for his eleventh birthday he's disappointed. What a dumb present! But as he starts to write in it, Michael comes to like his diary very much. It's the one place where he can put down his private feelings. Graduall...


  • Peter is thrilled that Grandpa is coming to live with his family. That is, until Grandpa moves right into Peter's room, forcing him upstairs. Peter loves Grandpa but wants his room back and has no choice except to declare war! Together with his fr...


  • Jane's House is a beautiful, astonishing, heartbreaking novel of love and loss - and winning. It's the sort of novel that comes along every few years and touches something very personal in us. It's the story of a man and woman falling in love - and o...


  • Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster Notes: This is an OCR reprint. There may be typos or missing text. There are no illustrations or indexes. When you buy the General Books edition of this book you get free trial access to Million-Books.com wher...


  • It's tough for eleven-year-old Ned to stop eating. At four-feet-eight inches tall, he weighs one hundred and nine pounds, and he keeps growing -- wider. When his parents send him to a summer diet camp, he and his bunkmates can't quite give up their o...







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    HENRY GREEN WAS A BOY who loved chocolate. He liked it bitter, sweet, dark, light, and daily; breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks; in cakes, candy bars, milk, and in every other conceivable farm. Henry probably loved chocolate more than any boy in t...


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