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Quake!
Oct.11.2011
From School Library Journal Grade 4-7?While their parents attend a World Series game in San Francisco, Franny, 14, and her once-best friend Jennie, now a tattooed stranger wearing headphones, are babysitting her bratty brother Sidney. Clearly, getting reacquainted with Jennie, who moved...
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Sep.28.2011
Bob never knew he was a human boy, after being abandoned outside a beauty parlor and then raised by a bunch of dogs. He barked at businessmen and burrowed under bushes. Fortunately for Bob, dimple-faced Dorinda, a distressed damsel down on her luck, found him and taught him how to be a real boy...
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Sep.28.2011
Playful, whimsical, and wry, Margaret Atwood’s story about two children who live up in a tree has attained classic status. When this charming book was first published in 1978, conventional wisdom stated that it was too expensive and risky to publish a children’s book in Canada. So Atwood not...
Story - how the Welsh flag came ito being
Sep.13.2011
This is a short story for children of all ages. You’ve all seen the wonderful dragon on the Welsh flag – well – this is how it came to be there. There’s a dragon, a wizard, a castle and a very cold king.  ‘The Story’ of how the Welsh flag came into being may be read at any time of the day or...
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Sep.08.2011
Hal Junior lives aboard a futuristic space station. His mum is chief scientist, his dad cleans air filters and his best mate is Stephen 'Stinky' Binn. As for Hal ... he's a bit of a trouble magnet. He means well, but his wild schemes and crazy plans never turn out as expected! Hal Junior: The...
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Aug.25.2011
When Homer Pudding receives a mysterious note emblazoned with the letters L.O.S.T., he knows the moment he has been waiting for has arrived. It is time to meet the Society of Legends, Objects, Secrets, and Treasures and become a true adventurer.With his best friends, Dog, at his side,...
Picture Book, the prince's new pet
Aug.23.2011
The Prince’s birthday was just like every other day in his father’s kingdom-drab, gloomy, and completely colorless. Years ago the Prince’s father had banned all color from the kingdom, so the Prince now received the same gray gifts wrapped in the same gray paper and ate the same gray birthday cake...
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Aug.16.2011
In the grimy London of 1935, eleven-year-old Dominic Walker has lost his voice. His mother is sick and his father’s unemployed. Rescue comes in the form of his Uncle Roo, who arrives to take him and his young sister, Marlo, to Cornwall. There, in a boarding house populated by eccentric...
Ellena and the Magic Lamp
Aug.10.2011
Ellena and The Magic Lamp tells the story of Ellena Wilson, whose life changes overnight when she receives a special lamp from her father stationed in Iraq. She quickly discovers the lamp she possesses has an actual genie and by keeping it, she is plunged into the eternal battle of good versus evil...
Dancing on the Inside
Jul.20.2011
Ever since her grandparents gave her a DVD of Swan Lake, twelve-year old Jenny Spark has wanted to be a dancer. But on her first day of ballet class, she suffers a panic attack and makes a horrifying discovery. She's terrified of dancing in front of the other kids, and as for actually...