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271 Results
The burning queen —Lasky, Kathryn, author.
Book
2019
7 available of 8 items

When Princess Mary ascends the throne in sixteenth-century England, Rose is forced to leave Princess Elizabeth and serve Mary. Mary's coronation is coming, and Rose will be put to work making elaborate gowns. But the rel...

The year we fell from space —King, A. S. (Amy Sarig), 1970- author.
Book
2019
7 available of 8 items

Middle schooler Liberty likes to make her own maps of the stars, in fact she is obsessed with them, especially since her family is falling apart; her parents are getting divorced, her nine-year-old sister will barely lea...

The king of jam sandwiches —Walters, Eric, 1957- author.
Book
2020
9 available of 21 items

"Fourteen-year-old Robbie never knows from one day to the next if there is going to be enough to eat or if his father will even come home"-- Provided by publisher.

The other side of silence —Mahy, Margaret.
Book
1995
2 available of 2 items

As a member of a gifted, idiosyncratic, and argumentative family, twelve-year-old Hero chooses mutism until she reconciles the true with the real in her life.

A thief in the house of memory —Wynne-Jones, Tim.
Book
2004
11 available of 11 items

The death of an apparent stranger in the Steeple family's old home triggers troubling questions for sixteen-year-old Declan as he tries to make sense of his fragmented dreams, random memories, and unexplained coincidence...

The undrowned —Alexander, K. R., 1986- author.
Book
2020
8 available of 10 items

"Samantha and Rachel used to be friends. But then Rachel betrayed Samantha . . . and Samantha decided to make her life a living nightmare. Then one day, Sam and Rachel found themselves in a fight by a lake. Samantha push...

A game of fox & squirrels —Reese, Jenn, author.
Book
2020
5 available of 7 items

After an incident shatters their family, eleven-year-old Samantha Littlefield and her older sister, Caitlin, are sent to live in rural Oregon with an aunt they've never met. Sam wants nothing more than to go back to the ...

No small thing —Ghent, Natale, 1962-
Book
2003
20 available of 21 items

When twelve-year-old Nathaniel and his two sisters, Cid and Queenie, discover an ad for a free pony in the paper, they can hardly believe their luck. The pony is theirs as long as they can afford to take care of it. But ...

My Jasper June —Snyder, Laurel, author.
Book
2019
5 available of 6 items

The school year is over, and it is summer in Atlanta. The sky is blue, the sun is blazing, and the days brim with possibility. But Leah feels ... lost. She has been this way since one terrible afternoon a year ago, when ...

Also known as Harper —Leal, Ann Haywood.
Book
2009
3 available of 4 items

Writing poetry helps fifth-grader Harper Lee Morgan cope with her father's absence, being evicted, and having to skip school to care for her brother while their mother works, and things look even brighter after she befri...

Running wild —Bledsoe, Lucy Jane, author.
Book
2019
6 available of 6 items

"When living in the Alaskan wilderness with her survivalist father becomes intolerable, 12-year-old Willa sets out on a journey of escape with her younger brothers"-- Provided by publisher.

Nellie's promise —Tripp, Valerie, 1951-
Book
2004
1 available of 2 items

Nellie and her younger sisters are about to be adopted by Samantha's aunt and uncle when Uncle Mike shows up and threatens to put a stop to the plan.

All of me —Baron, Chris (Christopher Leigh), author.
Book
2019
4 available of 5 items

Thirteen-year-old Ari faces what it is to be a man while dealing with a cross-country move, his parents' separation, being bullied for his weight, and belatedly starting bar mitzvah preparations.

I love you, Michael Collins —Baratz-Logsted, Lauren, author.
Book
2018
1 available of 3 items

In 1969, as her own family is falling apart, ten-year-old Mamie finds comfort in conducting a one-sided correspondence with the least famous astronaut heading toward the moon on Apollo 11.

The secret sheriff of sixth grade —Sonnenblick, Jordan, author.
Book
2017
10 available of 12 items

Maverick Falconer is just starting middle school and he wishes he were a hero like his father because maybe then he could deal with his mother's drinking and series of abusive boyfriends, not to mention the kids who bull...

Beverly, right here —DiCamillo, Kate.
Large Print
2019
3 available of 3 items

Beverly Tapinski has run away from home plenty of times, but that was when she was just a kid. By now, she figures, it's not running away. It's leaving. Determined to make it on her own, Beverly finds a job and a place t...

Blister —Shreve, Susan Richards.
Book
2002
9 available of 9 items

When a family tragedy occurs, ten-year-old Alyssa "Blister" Reed changes schools, moves to an apartment with her depressed mother while her father gets his own place, and tries to believe her grandmother, who tells her s...

Sara and the search for normal —King, Wesley, author.
Book
2020
9 available of 13 items

Seventh-grader Sara wants to be normal but her panic attacks and other episodes cause her to isolate herself until, in group therapy, she meets talkative and outgoing Erin, her first friend.

Finding Cooper —Matson, Stacey, author.
Book
2019
12 available of 14 items

"Twelve-year-old Cooper believes that his grandfather-- who is living in a locked Alzheimer's ward-- is actually D. B. Cooper, the famous (real) skyjacker who secured a small fortune and vanished in 1971. Cooper sets out...

Don't feed the boy —Latham, Irene.
Book
2012
5 available of 6 items

Eleven-year-old Whit's zookeeper parents have rarely allowed him to go outside of the Alabama zoo they run, but he stops seeing it as such a cage when he meets "Bird Girl, for whom the place is a refuge from problems at ...

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