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The Care & Keeping of You: The Body Book for Girls (American Girl Library)
The Care & Keeping of You: The Body Book for Girls (American Girl Library)
by Valorie Schaefer
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The bestselling guide has sold more than 2 million copies It answers all the questions preteen girls have about their bodies, from healthy eating to bra buying to periods. It offers guidance on basic hygiene and health without addressing issues of... (read more)

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Meet Rebecca (American Girl)
Meet Rebecca (American Girl)
by Jacqueline D Greene
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Rebecca Rubin longs to be the center of attention, but it's not easy in a family of five children When mysterious cousin Max, the actor, tells her the secret to pleasing an audience, Rebecca can hardly wait to try it out. Then she learns that her young... (read more)

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One Eye Laughing, the Other Weeping: The Diary of Julie Weiss (Dear America)
One Eye Laughing, the Other Weeping: The Diary of Julie Weiss (Dear America)
by Barry Denenberg
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For the first time, a Dear America story is being told in two parts -- complete in one volume! Julie Weiss's world is suddenly torn apart by a war that will forever change the face of humanity. Her life as a privileged Jewish girl quickly becomes one of... (read more)

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Caroline's Secret Message (American Girl)
Caroline's Secret Message (American Girl)
by Kathleen Ernst
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Caroline and her mother make a dangerous journey across Lake Ontario to the British fort where Papa is being held prisoner. When Mama isn't allowed to see Papa, it's up to Caroline to pass a secret message to him--right under the nose of a British guard!... (read more)

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Molly Learns a Lesson: A School Story (American Girls Collection)
Molly Learns a Lesson: A School Story (American Girls Collection)
by American Girls
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Molly is determined that the third-grade girls will win her school's Lend-a-Hand Contest to help the war effort. When they choose an idea that Molly knows will never work, she talks two friends into doing their own secret project. But the project turns... (read more)

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Anastasia: The Last Grand Duchess (Royal Diaries)
Anastasia: The Last Grand Duchess (Royal Diaries)
by Carolyn Meyer
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A novel in diary form in which the youngest daughter of Czar Nicholas II describes the privileged life her family led up until the time of World War I and the tragic events that befell them.... (read more)

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Meet Molly: An American Girl (American Girls Collection)
Meet Molly: An American Girl (American Girls Collection)
by American Girls
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For Molly McIntire, life seems full of change. It's 1944 and the world is at war. Her father is far away caring for wounded soldiers. Her mother is busy working for the Red Cross. And everyone in America is so serious and practical that glamorous... (read more)

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Meet Josefina: an Amercian Girl (American Girls Collection)
Meet Josefina: an Amercian Girl (American Girls Collection)
by Valerie Tripp
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Josefina Montoya is growing up on a rancho near Santa Fe, New Mexico, in 1824. Ever since Mam died a year before, Josefina and her three sisters have been struggling to carry on without her. One bright fall day, happy news arrives--their beloved... (read more)

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Elisabeth, the Princess Bride
Elisabeth, the Princess Bride
by Barry Denenberg
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Author Barry Denenberg introduces us to a nineteenth-century Bavarian princess named Elisabeth who at age fifteen is engaged to the emperor of Austria and is swept into an unfamiliar world. Author Barry Denenberg brings us into the whirlwind that is the... (read more)

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The Royal Diaries: Cleopatra VII: Daughter of the Nile, Egypt, 57 B.C.
The Royal Diaries: Cleopatra VII: Daughter of the Nile, Egypt, 57 B.C.
by Kristiana Gregory
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Gripping journal entries tell a tale of ancient Egypt and Rome, where you'll meet one of history's most famous women, witness the pharaoh's attempted murder, and encounter Marc Antony. Cleopatra's journal brings to life the sights, sounds, and smells of... (read more)

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Anacaona, Golden Flower (Royal Diaries)
Anacaona, Golden Flower (Royal Diaries)
by Edwidge Danticat
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Danticat brings Haiti's beautiful and heroic queen to life. Queen Anacaona's island was peaceful until the Spanish explorers conquered it in 1492. The conquistadors were cruel to Anacaona's people, and when they revolted, their queen was resigned to a... (read more)

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The Journal of Scott Pendleton Collins: A World War II Soldier, Normandy, France 1944 (My Name Is America)
The Journal of Scott Pendleton Collins: A World War II Soldier, Normandy, France 1944 (My Name Is America)
by Walter Dean Myers
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Each harrowing day of battle in France convinces 17-year-old Scott Pendleton Collins that he may not survive. In desperation, he records his thoughts, fears, and hopes in a journal he has carried since his first days as a soldier in Basic Training at... (read more)

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Josefina's Surprise: A Christmas Story (American Girls Collection)
Josefina's Surprise: A Christmas Story (American Girls Collection)
by Valerie Tripp
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Josefina hopes her family will have a happy Christmas, although she knows they will miss Mam . When she and her sisters discover that the Christmas altar cloth Mam embroidered has been damaged, they are heartbroken. But T'a Dolores finds a way to help... (read more)

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Clue in the Castle Tower (American Girl Mysteries)
Clue in the Castle Tower (American Girl Mysteries)
by Sarah Masters Buckey
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When Samantha and Nellie travel to England with Grandmary and the Admiral, they visit an old friend of the Admiral's--an English knight who lives in an ancient manor house, next to castle ruins that are rumored to be haunted. They glimpse strange sights... (read more)

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Victoria: May Blossom of Britannia, England, 1829 (Royal Diaries)
Victoria: May Blossom of Britannia, England, 1829 (Royal Diaries)
by Anna Kirwan
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Meet Marie-Grace (American Girl)
Meet Marie-Grace (American Girl)
by Sarah Masters Buckey
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Marie-Grace Gardner has just arrived in New Orleans, and she hopes she never has to move again. The lively city is unlike any other place Marie-Grace has lived. When she meets Mademoiselle Oc ane, a talented opera singer, Marie-Grace longs to take... (read more)

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Julie Tells Her Story (American Girls Collection)
Julie Tells Her Story (American Girls Collection)
by Megan Mcdonald
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Julie is enjoying working on her school project, The Story of My Life, until she comes to the part about The Worst Thing That Ever Happened. That would be her parents' divorce, and she doesn't want to tell her class about that. Julie tries to find a... (read more)

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The Journal of Jasper Jonathan Pierce, a Pilgrim Boy (My Name Is America)
The Journal of Jasper Jonathan Pierce, a Pilgrim Boy (My Name Is America)
by Ann Rinaldi
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A young orphan journeys on the "Mayflower" to a new land full of adventure and mystery. When the crew members arrives at Plymouth, they find a countryside of magnificent beauty, but also a life of harsh struggle. Jonathan strikes out on his own and forms... (read more)

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Meet Samantha: An American Girl (American Girls Collection)
Meet Samantha: An American Girl (American Girls Collection)
by Susan Adler
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Samantha Parkington is an orpan who lives with her rich grandmother in 1904. There are many servants in Grandmary's busy, bustling household, but there is no one for Samantha to play with. That's why she's so excited when Nellie moves in next door... (read more)

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Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie: The Oregon Trail Diary of Hattie Campbell, 1847 (Dear America)
Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie: The Oregon Trail Diary of Hattie Campbell, 1847 (Dear America)
by Kristiana Gregory
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In her diary, thirteen-year-old Hattie chronicles her family's arduous 1847 journey from Missouri to Oregon on the Oregon Trail.... (read more)

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