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Treasure Chest: The Time-Traveling Adventures of the Robbins Twins #08: Amelia Earhart: Lady Lindy
Treasure Chest: The Time-Traveling Adventures of the Robbins Twins #08: Amelia Earhart: Lady Lindy
by Ann Hood
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Travel back in time to Renaissance Italy with the Robbins twins! In book nine of The Treasure Chest, Maisie and Felix continue to learn the magic of Elm Medona and the Pickworth family history. In the latest adventure, the twins travel to fifteenth... (read more)

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Smoke on the Wind: A Kaya Classic Volume 2 (American Girl: Beforever)
Smoke on the Wind: A Kaya Classic Volume 2 (American Girl: Beforever)
by Janet Shaw
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Feeling lonesome and missing her sister and her horse who were captured by enemy raiders, Kaya befriends a dog that has wandered near camp. Although others warn her not to trust the animal, Kaya senses something different. Then, an annual gathering makes... (read more)

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Freedom School, Yes! (01 Edition)
Freedom School, Yes! (01 Edition)
by Littlesugar
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Amy Littlesugar lives in Columbia, Maryland. When Floyd Cooper discovered children's book illustrating, he found a way to complement his career in advertising. An apprentice of Mark English, Mr. Cooper began his freelance career while still a student at... (read more)

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Rose's Journal: The Story of a Girl in the Great Depression (Young American Voices)
Rose's Journal: The Story of a Girl in the Great Depression (Young American Voices)
by Marissa Moss
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Explore the trials--and the miracles--of the Dust Bowl through the eyes of eleven-year-old Rose Samuels... (read more)

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The Glow of the Spotlight: My Journey with Rebecca (American Girl: Beforever Journey)
The Glow of the Spotlight: My Journey with Rebecca (American Girl: Beforever Journey)
by Jacqueline Greene
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What if you suddenly found yourself in Rebecca's world in 1914? Can you imagine welcoming family from a faraway land or waiting for your turn to light candles during a special holiday? Join Rebecca on adventures where the two of you can try out for a... (read more)

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The Big Break: A Julie Classic Volume 1 (American Girl: Beforever)
The Big Break: A Julie Classic Volume 1 (American Girl: Beforever)
by Megan Mcdonald
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It's 1974, and Julie Albright has just moved to a new neighborhood and started at a new school. So when she finds out the basketball team is "boys only," Julie is determined to fight for her right to play. Will a petition with 150 names be enough to make... (read more)

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Treasure Chest #07: Alexander Graham Bell: Master of Sound
Treasure Chest #07: Alexander Graham Bell: Master of Sound
by Ann Hood
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Ann Hoods “delightful” (NYT) historical series continues with one of Americas great female heroes! Great-Uncle Thorne sends Maisie, Felix, and the Ziff twins on a dangerous trip back in time through The Treasure Chest and into the Congo to... (read more)

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George Washington's Mother (All Aboard Reading)
George Washington's Mother (All Aboard Reading)
by Washington
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Everyone has a mother. Even George Washington. But Mary Washington is nothing like you'd think! She hates to dress up. And she always thinks she knows what's best for George. After all, she's his mother! You can read more about her in this true story by... (read more)

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Woodrow for President: A Tail of Voting, Campaigns, and Elections
Woodrow for President: A Tail of Voting, Campaigns, and Elections
by Peter W Barnes
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What Important American Citizens Are Saying About Woodrow for President: A Tail of Voting, Campaigns, and Elections “Woodrows warmth and charm will delight children, parents, and teachers as they follow his path to the presidency. This is a... (read more)

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Ladies-In-Waiting
Ladies-In-Waiting
by Kate Douglas Wiggin
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It may be urged that all proper heroines go through a period of uncertainty before giving their hands and hearts in marriage. Occasionally, however, there are longer seasons of indecision, incident to pride, high temper, or misunderstanding on the lady's... (read more)

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Come Juneteenth
Come Juneteenth
by Ann Rinaldi
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For as long as Luli can remember, the Confederate states have been at war with the Union. But the fighting has always been far from the Texas plantation where Luli lives with her pa and ma, her brothers, and her "almost" sister, Ruth, whom everyone calls... (read more)

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Penelope's Postscripts
Penelope's Postscripts
by Kate Douglas Wiggin
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BACK ACROSS THE ATLANTIC One difficulty about the faithful study of Italian frescoes is that they can never be properly viewed unless one is extended at full-length on the flat of one's honorable back (as they might say in Japan), a position not suitable... (read more)

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The Poison Place
The Poison Place
by Mary E. Lyons
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Mary E. Lyons is the author of many books for children and young adults, including Roy Makes a Car, Feed the Children First, Dear Ellen Bee, Letters from a... (read more)

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Chasing George Washington (Kennedy Center Presents: Capital Kids)
Chasing George Washington (Kennedy Center Presents: Capital Kids)
by The Kennedy Center
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Based on plays performed at The Kennedy Center and on tour nationally as part of an initiative to educate American youth about past presidents, these two books—each available in paperback for the first time and featuring a brand-new line look... (read more)

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The Bird's Christmas Carol
The Bird's Christmas Carol
by Kate Douglas Wiggin
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Mrs. Bird thought, as the Christmas music floated in upon her gentle sleep, that she had slipped into heaven with her new baby, and that angels were bidding them welcome. But the tiny bundle by her side stirred a little, though it was scarcely more than... (read more)

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Secrets of the Manor #06: Kay's Story, 1934
Secrets of the Manor #06: Kay's Story, 1934
by Adele Whitby
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In this stunning conclusion to the Chatswood familyand#8217;s story, the first story arc of the Secrets of the Manor series, a mysterious benefactor helps the Vandermeers during the Great Depressionand#8212;and readers finally discover the familyand#8217;... (read more)

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The Aviary
The Aviary
by Kathleen Odell
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Twelve-year-old Clara Dooley has spent her whole life in the Glendoveer mansion, where her mother is a servant to the kind and elderly matron of the house. Clara has never known another home. In fact, she's confined to the grand estate due to a... (read more)

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The Salem Witch Trials: An Interactive History Adventure (You Choose: History)
The Salem Witch Trials: An Interactive History Adventure (You Choose: History)
by Matt Doeden
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The colony of Massachusetts in 1692 was a harsh place. Disease, hunger, and the threat of war made life stressful. Colonists clung to their religious faith and looked for someone to blame. Some accused their fellow colonists of causing the troubles... (read more)

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Tricking the Tallyman
Tricking the Tallyman
by Jacqueline Davies
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Are kids interested in learning about the very first American census? Probably not. Do young readers clamor for stories set in the very, very olden days of the late 18th century? Uh, not really. Okay, but do they like nutty cat-and-mouse trickery, wacky... (read more)

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The Lilac Tunnel: My Journey with Samantha (American Girl: Beforever Journey)
The Lilac Tunnel: My Journey with Samantha (American Girl: Beforever Journey)
by Erin Falligant
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What if you suddenly found yourself in Samantha's world at the start of the 20th century? If you were meeting her for the first time, Samantha may tuck one leg behind the other and dip into a curtsy, the way girls did a very long time ago. But what other... (read more)

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