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The Lost Lake
The Lost Lake
by Allen Say
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Allen Say wrote and illustrated this story of a father and son who are living in the Pacific Northwest. The father wants to take his son camping at a secret spot where he loved to camp as a child. But when they get there, the secret spot is no longer a... (read more)

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Let It Snow: Three Holiday Romances
Let It Snow: Three Holiday Romances
by John Green
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Let It Snow is a collection of short stories by three of today's most popular authors of young adult fiction. These winter stories are interconnected — main characters from one story have cameo appearances in the others. It's a great way to read... (read more)

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Hero
Hero
by Perry Moore
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A fast-paced action-packed thrill-ride of a book! Thom Creed is an average high school student who discovers that he has superpowers. He tries to blend in at school, and hide all his secrets from his father, all the while falling in love. An excellent... (read more)

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Geektastic: Stories from the Nerd Herd
Geektastic: Stories from the Nerd Herd
by Holly Black and Cecil Castellucci
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Gamers, band geeks, science nerds, and Trekkies — this one's for you! Waiting impatiently for the new ? Have you finished Looking for Alaska, An Abundance of Katherines, and Paper Towns by John Green, but you still want more? Inside Geektastic, you... (read more)

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Totally Joe
Totally Joe
by James Howe
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This book continues the story of Joe Bunch, a character from The Misfits, an earlier book by James Howe. Joe is your average seventh-grade homosexual. He's funny and smart and excited about the future. That future may or may not include starting a gay... (read more)

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Enchantress from the Stars
Enchantress from the Stars
by Sylvia L Engdahl
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This book by Portland author Sylvia Engdahl was forgotten for nearly 20 years, but was rescued in a new edition a few years ago. It tells the story of Elana, a girl on a mission to save a planet from destruction. It explores how science and magic can co... (read more)

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It Looked Like Spilt Milk
It Looked Like Spilt Milk
by Charles G Shaw
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With just two colors, blue and white, and one repeating phrase, Charles B. Shaw created a picture book that has inspired imaginations for over 60 years. Its two-color illustrations are perfect for babies whose eyes are still developing, but are also... (read more)

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How They Met, and Other Stories
How They Met, and Other Stories
by David Levithan
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Every Valentine's Day since he was in high school, David Levithan has written a short story for his friends, and How They Met collects eighteen of them. Some are funny, some are sad, and others are romantic, but the genius of How They Met is that every... (read more)

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Guess Again!
Guess Again!
by Mac Barnett and Adam Rex
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Guess Again! makes me laugh out loud every time I read it, and I've read it 10 or 20 times. Adam Rex's illustrations are perfectly suited to the goofy, silly rhymes of Mac Barnett. See if you can guess the answers to any of the riddles. I was surprised... (read more)

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Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You
Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You
by Peter Cameron
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The New York Times Book Review already got it exactly right: "It's his best work....The novel demonstrates every kind of strength....It's as if Cameron had taken the tools earned over a whole career and applied them to the materials of a first book... (read more)

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Love Is the Higher Law
Love Is the Higher Law
by David Levithan
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Before 9/11, Claire, Jasper, and Peter didn't know each other, though they all lived in New York City. But after the World Trade Center collapses, the entire city feels like another planet, and they together are explorers of this new, terrible world. If... (read more)

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City Lights Pocket Poets #19: Lunch Poems
City Lights Pocket Poets #19: Lunch Poems
by Frank Ohara
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Most days, I carry a copy of Lunch Poems with me on my bus ride to work. It has been an icebreaker, a talisman, a security blanket, and much more. This 50th anniversary edition is a great opportunity to revisit one of the most celebrated poetry... (read more)

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My Dad's a Birdman
My Dad's a Birdman
by David Almond and Polly Dunbar
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David Almond struck a chord that resonated throughout the Kids' Team with My Dad's a Birdman, a novel that is whimsically illustrated and darkly comic in a very British way. The story of Lizzie and her dad bonding over the Great Human Bird Competition... (read more)

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The Sledding Hill
The Sledding Hill
by Chris Crutcher
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Chris Crutcher has been writing books for young adults for nearly 25 years now, and this is one of his best. Many of his books have been banned by schools across the country, and The Sledding Hill tackles censorship head-on. It has no profanity, no drug... (read more)

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A Tree Is Nice
A Tree Is Nice
by Janice May Udry and Marc Simont
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A Tree Is Nice is a perfect little book about all the wonderful things that trees can do for people, like keep us cool, protect us from storms, and give us something beautiful to look at. First published in 1956, this book's environmental theme was far... (read more)

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Last Night
Last Night
by Hyewon Yum
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Hyewon Yum's Last Night is a beautiful wordless picture book. It tells the story of a young girl and her teddy bear and the adventures they have in the woods one night. The story is reminiscent of Where the Wild Things Are, and the unique linocut... (read more)

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Toby Alone
Toby Alone
by Timothee De Fombelle
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Wonderful O
Wonderful O
by James Thurber
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