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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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Going West (My First Little House Books)
Going West (My First Little House Books)
by Laura Ingalls Wilder
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Now there are three more My First Little House Books in paperback format. In Christmas in the Big Woods, Laura and Mary enjoy a very memorable holiday when their cousin comes to visit and Laura receives a special gift. In Going West the Ingalls family... (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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Hannah of Fairfield (Pioneer Daughters)
Hannah of Fairfield (Pioneer Daughters)
by Jean Van Leeuwen
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The Pioneer Daughters series is "a heartwarming portrait of a colonial girl and her family struggling to meet the challenges of pioneer life during the Revolutionary War." --Kirkus Reviews In Hannah of Fairfield, Hannah would rather be nursing a fragile... (read more)

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The People Could Fly: American Black Folktales
The People Could Fly: American Black Folktales
by Virginia Hamilton
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"The well-known author retells 24 black American folk tales in sure storytelling voice: animal tales, supernatural tales, fanciful and cautionary tales, and slave tales of freedom. All are beautifully readable. With the added attraction of 40 wonderfully... (read more)

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Gifts from the Sea
Gifts from the Sea
by Natalie Kinsey-warnock
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Quila MacFarlane is devastated by the death of her mother, especially now that it's just her and her father on Devils Rock where her father is the lighthouse keeper. They can't leave and almost no one ever comes to visit them. But the morning after a... (read more)

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A Brighter Tomorrow: My Journey with Julie (American Girl: Beforever Journey)
A Brighter Tomorrow: My Journey with Julie (American Girl: Beforever Journey)
by Megan Mcdonald
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What if you suddenly found yourself in Julie's world--sunny San Francisco in the 1970s? How would you feel with lots of changes happening at once, and what could you do to make things change for the better? Join Julie on this adventure where the two of... (read more)

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Finding Freedom: An Addy Classic Volume 1 (American Girl: Beforever)
Finding Freedom: An Addy Classic Volume 1 (American Girl: Beforever)
by Connie Porter
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Addy Walker's family is planning a dangerous escape from slavery during the summer of 1864. But before they can leave, the most terrible thing Addy can imagine happens--her Poppa and her brother, Sam, are sold! Addy and her Momma decide they must head... (read more)

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Winter on the Farm (My First Little House Books)
Winter on the Farm (My First Little House Books)
by Laura Ingalls Wilder
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The Little House books tell the story of a little pioneer girl and her family as they traveled by covered wagon across the Midwest. Laura Ingalls Wilder's classic books, illustrated with Garth Williams' timeless artwork, have been cherished by millions... (read more)

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Gifts from the Sea
Gifts from the Sea
by Natalie Kinsey Warnock
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Fiesta Fiasco
Fiesta Fiasco
by Ann Whitford Paul
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When shopping for Culebra's birthday, Conejo convinces his friends Iguana and Tortuga to buy all the wrong presents. Includes a glossary of Spanish words used.... (read more)

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Sunlight and Shadows: A Josefina Classic Volume 1 (American Girl: Beforever)
Sunlight and Shadows: A Josefina Classic Volume 1 (American Girl: Beforever)
by Valerie Tripp
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A special surprise brings a lot of newness to the rancho, including learning how to read, play the piano, and weave. But how will these new skills help her family and keep memories of Mamá close? Then, Josefina is grateful for a new idea that helps save... (read more)

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Rocking the Cradle of Liberty
Rocking the Cradle of Liberty
by Barbara Leigh Partridge
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Taken to a slave auction with his father in Charleston, South Carolina, in 1836, twelve-year-old John Wilder tensed as he heard a pregnant black teenage girl's pleas not to be separated from her son. While others in the crowd told John that black people... (read more)

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A Heart Full of Hope: An Addy Classic Volume 2 (American Girl: Beforever)
A Heart Full of Hope: An Addy Classic Volume 2 (American Girl: Beforever)
by Connie Porter
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Having Poppa home fills Addy's heart with happiness, and moving to a boarding house brings a new special friend----one who encourages Addy to always stay hopeful for the future. Then Addy enjoys the victory of having her idea chosen for a fair fundraiser,... (read more)

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Dakota Dugout (Reading Rainbow Book)
Dakota Dugout (Reading Rainbow Book)
by Ann Warren Turner
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Tell you about the prairie years? I'll tell you, child, how it was. And through a combination of spare, poetic text and expansive illustrations, readers can learn of life on the prairie as the settlers knew it -- seen through the eyes of a woman who... (read more)

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Ghosts of the White House
Ghosts of the White House
by Cheryl Harness
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andlt;bandgt;Join Sara On A Magical Tour Of The White Houseandlt;/bandgt; andlt;BRandgt; The ghost of George Washington steps out of his White House portrait to introduce Sara -- and the reader -- to the ghosts of thirty-five other presidents. Brief... (read more)

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Splendor (Luxe)
Splendor (Luxe)
by Anna Godbersen
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New beginnings. Shocking revelations. Unexpected endings. A spring turns into summer, Elizabeth relishes her new role as a young wife, while her sister, Diana, searches for adventure abroad. But when a surprising clue about their father's death comes to... (read more)

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We Rode the Orphan Trains
We Rode the Orphan Trains
by Andrea Warren
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They were “throwaway” kids, living on the streets or in orphanages and foster homes. Then Charles Loring Brace, a young minister in New York City, started the Childrens Aid Society and devised a plan to give these homeless waifs a chance at... (read more)

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