46 Results
46 Results
Ella enchanted —Levine, Gail Carson.
Book
1997
48 available of 55 items

In this novel based on the story of Cinderella, Ella struggles against the childhood curse that forces her to obey any order given to her.

The wheel on the school —De Jong, Meindert, 1906-1991.
Book
1954
0 available of 2 items

Storks came to the village of Shora after the children found a wheel for the schoolhouse roof. Grades 5-8.

The Westing game —Raskin, Ellen.
Book
2004
18 available of 22 items

The mysterious death of an eccentric millionaire brings together an unlikely assortment of heirs who must uncover the circumstances of his death before they can claim their inheritance.

Charlotte's web —White, E. B. (Elwyn Brooks), 1899-1985.
Book On CD
2002
13 available of 16 items

Wilbur, the pig, is desolate when he discovers that he is destined to be the farmer's Christmas dinner until his spider friend, Charlotte, decides to help him.

Bud, not Buddy —Curtis, Christopher Paul.
Book
1999
33 available of 39 items

Ten-year-old Bud, a motherless boy living in Flint, Michigan, during the Great Depression, escapes a bad foster home and sets out in search of the man he believes to be his father--the renowned bandleader, H.E. Calloway ...

Island of the blue dolphins —O'Dell, Scott, 1898-1989.
Book On CD
2 available of 5 items

Records the courage and self-reliance of an Indian girl who lived alone for eighteen years on an isolated island off the California coast.

Princess Academy —Hale, Shannon.
Book
2005
30 available of 32 items

While attending a strict academy for potential princesses with the other girls from her mountain village, fourteen-year-old Miri discovers unexpected talents and connections to her homeland.

The giver —Lowry, Lois.
Large Print
2004
0 available of 2 items

Given his lifetime assignment atthe Ceremony of Twelve, Jonas becomes the receiver of memories shared by only one other in his community and discovers the terrible truth about the society in which he lives.

Wringer —Spinelli, Jerry.
Book
1997
26 available of 27 items

As Palmer comes of age, he must either accept the violence of being a wringer at his town's annual Pigeon Day or find the courage to oppose it.

The dark-thirty : southern tales of the supernatural —McKissack, Pat, 1944-2017
Book
1992
9 available of 10 items

A collection of ghost stories with African American themes, designed to be told during the Dark Thirty--the half hour before sunset--when ghosts seem all too believable.

Sing down the moon —O'Dell, Scott, 1898-1989.
Book
1976
18 available of 18 items

A young Navajo girl recounts the events of 1864 when her tribe was forced to march to Fort Sumner as prisoners of the white soldiers.

Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster boy —Schmidt, Gary D.
Book
2004
6 available of 6 items

In 1911, Turner Buckminster hates his new home of Phippsburg, Maine, but things improve when he meets Lizzie Bright Griffin, a girl from a poor, nearby island community founded by former slaves that the town fathers--and...

Johnny Tremain —Forbes, Esther.
Book
1943
1 available of 1 items

A young man apprenticed to a silversmith takes part in the activities leading up to the battle of Lexington.

Balderdash! : John Newbery and the boisterous birth of children's books —Markel, Michelle, author.
Book
2017
0 available of 3 items

A chronicle of the life of children's book pioneer John Newbery describes how he imagined books filled with stories, science and games before becoming a celebrated author and publisher, changing the literary world foreve...

On my honor —Bauer, Marion Dane.
Book
1986
26 available of 27 items

When his best friend drowns while they are both swimming in a treacherous river that they had promised never to go near, Joel is devastated and terrified at having to tell both sets of parents the terrible consequences o...

The view from Saturday —Konigsburg, E. L.
Book
1996
27 available of 27 items

Four students, with their own individual stories, develop a special bond and attract the attention of their teacher, a paraplegic, who choses them to represent their sixth-grade class in the Academic Bowl competition.

Out of the dust —Hesse, Karen.
Book
1997
25 available of 26 items

In a series of poems, fifteen-year-old Billie Jo relates the hardships of living on her family's wheat farm in Oklahoma during the dust bowl years of the Depression.

Pictures of Hollis Woods —Giff, Patricia Reilly.
Book
2002
24 available of 26 items

A troublesome twelve-year-old orphan, staying with an elderly artist who needs her, remembers the only other time she was happy in a foster home, with a family that truly seemed to care about her.

Feathers —Woodson, Jacqueline.
Book
2007
30 available of 30 items

When a new, white student nicknamed "The Jesus Boy" joins her sixth grade class in the winter of 1971, Frannie's growing friendship with him makes her start to see some things in a new light.

Lily's crossing —Giff, Patricia Reilly.
Book
1997
9 available of 9 items

During a summer spent at Rockaway Beach in 1944, Lily's friendship with a young Hungarian refugee causes her to see the war and her own world differently.

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