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January 26, 2015
  1. The Book Thief
    by Markus Zusak
  2. Egg and Spoon
    by Gregory Maguire
  3. Starry River of the Sky
    by Grace Lin
  4. Kizzy Ann Stamps
    by Jeri Watts
  5. Finishing School #01: Etiquette & Espionage
    by Gail Carriger
  6. The Glass Sentence
    by S. E. Grove
  7. Will Grayson, Will Grayson
    by John Green
  8. Code Talker: A Novel about the Navajo Marines of World War Two
    by Joseph Bruchac
  9. Island of the Blue Dolphins
    by Scott O'Dell
  10. The Copernicus Legacy: The Forbidden Stone
    by Tony Abbott
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Military and War
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Heart of Steele (Ready-For-Chapters)

Brad Strickland

The hunt is on It is 1688 and the Aurora is still sailing under cover, searching for the real pirate king, Jack Steele. Young Davy Shea is a full member of the crew now, helping his uncle in the ship's surgery whenever casualties arrive. And there are... (read more)

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Is It Night or Day?

Fern Schumer Chapman

Its 1938, and twelve-year-old Edith is about to move from the tiny German village shes lived in all her life to a place that seems as foreign as the moon: Chicago, Illinois. And she will be doing it alone. This dramatic and chilling novel about one girls... (read more)

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Usagi Yojimbo

Stan Sakai

This excellent, old-timey, crazy-well-done comic is part of the Western world's love for all things manga. If you like Bone, you will love Usagi Yojimbo.... (read more)

United States
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Dead End in Norvelt

Jack Gantos

Dead End in Norvelt is the winner of the 2012 Newbery Medal for the year's best contribution to children's literature and the Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction! Melding the entirely true and the wildly fictional, Dead End in Norvelt is a... (read more)

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The Sea Monsters. by Terry Deary

Terry Deary

It's 1838, and Patrick and Grace Leary are aboard The Sirius, set to become the first ever ship to sail from Dublin to New York usingonly steam power. But their cousin Ben is on board Brunel's giant steamship the Great Western in Bristol, and he's... (read more)

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The Wager

Donna Jo Napoli

Don Giovanni was once the wealthiest, most handsome young man in Messina. Then a tidal wave changed everything. When a well-dressed stranger offers him a magical purse, he knows he shouldnt take it. Only the devil would offer a deal like... (read more)

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Catherine, Called Birdy

Karen Cushman

In 1849 a twelve-year-old girl who calls herself Lucy is distraught when her mother moves the family from Massachusetts to a small California mining town. There Lucy helps run a boarding house and looks for comfort in books while trying to find a way to... (read more)

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King Bidgood's in the Bathtub with CD (Audio) (Caldecott Honor Books)

Audrey Wood

In this delightful story, the king refuses to leave his bathtub and rule the kingdom. “Beauty aside, this also has a panache and sly wit that will please children and their parents, who will be called on to peruse the book again and again.”... (read more)

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  2. Egg and Spoon
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  3. Starry River of the Sky New Trade Paper $10.00
  4. Kizzy Ann Stamps Used Trade Paper $4.50
  5. Finishing School #01: Etiquette &...
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  6. The Glass Sentence
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  7. Will Grayson, Will Grayson
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  8. Code Talker: A Novel about the...
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  9. Island of the Blue Dolphins Used Trade Paper $4.95
  10. The Copernicus Legacy: The Forbidden... New Trade Paper $6.99
  11. Boy in the Striped Pajamas
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  12. Hurricane Dancers: The First... New Trade Paper $10.99
  13. The Scandalous Sisterhood of... New Hardcover $15.99
  14. The Apothecary
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  15. The Invention of Hugo Cabret
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  16. Fever 1793
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  17. The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate
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  18. Magic Treehouse 02 Knight At Dawn Used Trade Paper $2.50
  19. Dead End in Norvelt
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  20. Heart of a Samurai
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  21. The Trumpeter of Krakow New Trade Paper $6.99
  22. Asterix the Gaul (Asterix) New Trade Paper $10.95
  23. I Am the Messenger
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  24. One Crazy Summer
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  25. Between Shades of Gray
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