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Worth (04 Edition)
Worth (04 Edition)
by A. Lafaye
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"Lyrical."andlt;BRandgt; -- andlt;iandgt;Publishers Weeklyandlt;/iandgt;... (read more)

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Under a Painted Sky
Under a Painted Sky
by Stacey Lee
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A powerful story of friendship and sacrifice, for fans of Code Name Verity  Missouri, 1849: Samantha dreams of moving back to New York to be a professional musician — not an easy thing if you're a girl, and harder still if you're Chinese... (read more)

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Something Strange and Deadly Trilogy #3: Strange and Ever After
Something Strange and Deadly Trilogy #3: Strange and Ever After
by Susan Dennard
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It has been a tumultuous time for Eleanor Fitt after all she's experienced in Philadelphia and Paris. Now Marcus has taken Jie, and Eleanor is determined to get her back. To do so, she must navigate the hot desert streets of nineteenth-century Egypt... (read more)

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Out of the Dust
Out of the Dust
by Karen Hesse
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This gripping story, written in sparse first-person, free-verse poems, is the compelling tale of Billie Jo's struggle to survive during the dust bowl years of the Depression. With stoic courage, she learns to cope with the loss of her mother and her... (read more)

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Down the Rabbit Hole: The Diary of Pringle Rose: Chicago, Illinois, 1871 (Dear America (New Titles))
Down the Rabbit Hole: The Diary of Pringle Rose: Chicago, Illinois, 1871 (Dear America (New Titles))
by Susan Campbell Bartoletti
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Newbery Honor author Susan Campbell Bartoletti brings the story of a young girl caught up in a web of murder, lies, and the Great Fire of Chicago to bold life. In the spring of 1871, fourteen-year-old Pringle Rose learns that her parents have been killed... (read more)

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Skylark (Sarah, Plain and Tall Saga)
Skylark (Sarah, Plain and Tall Saga)
by Patricia Maclachlan
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My mother, Sarah, doesn't love the prairie. She tries, but she can't help remembering what she knew first. Sarah came to the prairie from Maine to marry Papa. But that summer, a drought turned the land dry and brown. Fires swept across the fields... (read more)

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Elijah of Buxton
Elijah of Buxton
by Christopher Curtis
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Newbery Medalist and CSK Award winner Christopher Paul Curtis's debut middle-grade/young-YA novel for Scholastic features his trademark humor, compelling storytelling, and unique narrative voice. Eleven-year-old Elijah is the first child born into... (read more)

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Bound for Oregon
Bound for Oregon
by Jean Van Leeuwen
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Tales from Maple Ridge #03: The Big City
Tales from Maple Ridge #03: The Big City
by Grace Gilmore
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Logan ventures into the big city in this third book of a wholesome series thatand#8217;s like Little House on the Prairie for younger readers.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Welcome to Sherman! Logan canand#8217;t wait to leave and#8220;boringand#8221; Maple... (read more)

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Scraps of Time #02: Away West
Scraps of Time #02: Away West
by Mckissack
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Unlike his older brothers, thirteen-year-old Everett was "born in freedom," never knowing life as a slave. His most prized possession is the medal his father earned in the Civil War. Now, more than 125 years later, that treasure is kept in the Websters... (read more)

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When Will This Cruel War Be Over? (Dear America (Reissues))
When Will This Cruel War Be Over? (Dear America (Reissues))
by Barry Denenberg
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Acclaimed author Barry Denenberg's WHEN WILL THIS CRUEL WAR BE OVER? is now back in print with a gorgeous new package! The peaceful, traditional Southern life that Emma Simpson and her family know is shattered when the Civil War reaches their soil. Soon,... (read more)

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Tales from Maple Ridge #03: The Big City
Tales from Maple Ridge #03: The Big City
by Grace Gilmore
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Logan ventures into the big city in this third book of a wholesome series thatand#8217;s like Little House on the Prairie for younger readers.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Welcome to Sherman! Logan canand#8217;t wait to leave and#8220;boringand#8221; Maple... (read more)

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Secrets of the Manor #04: Katherine's Story, 1848
Secrets of the Manor #04: Katherine's Story, 1848
by Adele Whitby
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Trouble is brewing at Vandermeer Manor and it is up to Katherine and Elizabeth to reveal the truth before itand#8217;s too late in the fourth book of a fascinating historical fiction series.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Twins Katherine and Elizabeth... (read more)

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Orphan Train Adventures #03: In the Face of Danger
Orphan Train Adventures #03: In the Face of Danger
by Joan Lowery Nixon
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The Great Turkey Walk
The Great Turkey Walk
by Kathleen Karr
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"Readers will gobble up Karr's hilarious novel of a boy who resolves to walk 1000 turkeys from the Show-Me state to Denver, Colorado. Simon, who's 15 and newly graduated from the thrid grade, may not be too bright, but he figures he can make his fortune... (read more)

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The Cure for Dreaming
The Cure for Dreaming
by Cat Winters
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Olivia Mead is a headstrong, independent girl — a suffragist — in an age that prefers its girls to be docile. It’s 1900 in Oregon, and Olivia’s father, concerned that she’s headed for trouble, convinces a stage mesmerist to... (read more)

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Voices from the Oregon Trail
Voices from the Oregon Trail
by Kay Winters and Larry Day
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Learn about the courageous Americans who journeyed on the Oregon Trail in this picture book perfect for the Common Core Its 1848, and brave families band together in covered wagons to head west. Each spread introduces a different speaker to tell his or... (read more)

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Freedom Crossing (Apple Paperbacks)
Freedom Crossing (Apple Paperbacks)
by Margaret G Clark
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Laura Eastman returns to New York after living in the South with relatives for four years to discover that her brother and father are part of the Underground Railroad, helping fugitive slaves to escape to Canada. When a friend brings a runaway slave... (read more)

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Apples to Oregon: Being the (Slightly) True Narrative of How a Brave Pioneer Father Brought Apples, Peaches, Pears, Plums, Grapes, and C (Anne Schwartz Books)
Apples to Oregon: Being the (Slightly) True Narrative of How a Brave Pioneer Father Brought Apples, Peaches, Pears, Plums, Grapes, and C (Anne Schwartz Books)
by Deborah Hopkinson
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andlt;Iandgt;Kirkus Reviews,andlt;/Iandgt; starred review Delicious!... (read more)

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Incident At Hawk's Hill
Incident At Hawk's Hill
by Allan W. Eckert
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Allan W. Eckert is an historian, naturalist, novelist, poet, screenwriter and playwright. He is the author of thirty-nine published books, and has been nominated on seven separate occasions for the Pulitzer Prize in literature.... (read more)

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