Anderson, M.T. The Clue of the Linoleum Lederhosen. Harcourt, Inc., 2006.
Illustrations by Kurt Cyrus.
J FIC And
Join Katie, Jasper and Lily for another crazy mystery!
Budhos, Marina. Ask Me No Questions. Ginee Seo Books/Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2006.
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Read about life on the run for a family of illegal immigrants from Bangladesh.
Chaconas, Dori. Cork and Fuzz: Short and Tall. Viking, 2006.
Illustrated by Lisa McCue.
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Can a muskrat and a possum be friends? Find out in this title, a nice chapter book for younger readers transitioning from beginner books to longer pieces of fiction.
Corbett, Sue. Free Baseball. Dutton Children's Books, 2006.
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Will Felix find out the truth about his famous Cuban baseball star father?
Coy, John. Around the World. Lee & Low Books Inc., 2005.
Illustrated by Antonio Reonegro and Tom Lynch.
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See how the game of hoops is played all over the globe in this awesomely illustrated title!
DiCamillo, Kate. The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane. Candlewick Press, 2006.
Illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline.
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What is it like to get lost from your beloved owner? Find out as Edward Tulane does in this heart-wrenching tale.
Duble, Kathleen Benner. The Sacrifice. Margaret K. Mcelderry Books, 2005.
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A tale of what life was like for young women in New England during the Salem Witch Trials.
Kadohata, Cynthia. Weedflower. Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2006.
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Observe the struggles and surprising friendships developed while living in an internment camp following the attack on Pearl Harbor.
King-Smith, Dick. The Catlady. Alfred A. Knopf, 2004.
Illustrated by John Eastwood.
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Cats who used to be people?! Read this title to find out more!
Landry, Leo. Fat Bat and Swoop. Henry Holt and Company, 2005.
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Another good transitional title for younger readers! Fat Bat and Swoop are a troublemaking pair who learn that you can find friends in unexpected places.
Lubar, David. Punished! Darby Creek Publishing, 2006.
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Logan's trip to the library does not end well for him. Now he is making bad jokes all the time! Find out the connection between magic librarians and bad jokes in this title.
Mills, Claudia. Trading Places. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2006.
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See what life is like for twins Amy and Todd when their Dad loses his job and they seem to lose their talents.
Napoli, Donna Jo. The King of Mulberry Street. Wendy Lamb Books, 2005.
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See life through the eyes of a young boy, emigrating from Italy to the United States, in 1892.
Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds. Cuckoo Feathers. Marshall Cavendish, 2006.
Illustrated by Marcy Ramsey.
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Sarah has to deal with a pigeon problem in this transitional title for younger readers.
Nimmo, Jenny. Charlie Bone and the Castle of Mirrors. Orchard Books, 2005.
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The fourth novel in the "Charlie Bone" series.
Parkinson, Siobhan. Something Invisible. Roaring Brook Press, 2006.
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Jake has a new baby sister and finds a new friend, Stella, but when tragedy strikes what will it mean for all three of them?
Peters, Stephanie. Lacrosse Face-Off. Little, Brown and Company, 2006.
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From the Matt Christopher sports series comes this story about Garry and his brother Todd and their relationship on the lacrosse field and off.
Singh, Vandana. Younguncle Comes to Town. Viking, 2006.
Illustrated by B. M. Kamath.
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Experience India through the adventures of Younguncle!
Wiles, Deborah. Each Little Bird that Sings. Gulliver Books, 2005.
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Learn about how a young girl named Comfort deals with the death of a relative, an annoying cousin, her friend Declaration and her dog, named Dismay.