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Golden Gate

Rebel surfer-turned-field ops specialist Sydney finds herself in hot water while undercover on a marine research vessel,…

Starfish

Bullied and shamed her whole life for being fat, twelve-year-old Ellie finally gains the confidence to stand up for…

Amina's Song

Feeling pulled between two cultures after a month with family in Pakistan, Amina shares her experiences with Wisconsin…

The One Thing You'd Save

If your house were on fire, what one thing would you save? Newbery Medalist Linda Sue Park explores different answers to…

The Elephant in the Room

Missing her mother who has returned to Turkey to resolve an immigration problem, sixth-grader Sila welcomes a very large…

Soul Lanterns

Twelve-year-old Nozomi's understanding of the bombing of Hiroshima in 1945 is transformed when she learns how those she…

Amber & Clay

"In a warlike land of wind and sunlight, "ringed by a restless sea," live Rhaskos and Melisto, spiritual twins with…

Bridge of Souls

Cassidy Blake and her ghostly friend, Jacob, have survived the ghosts of Edinburgh and Paris, but New Orleans is a…

The Mysterious Disappearance of Aidan S

Aidan disappeared for six days. Six agonizing days of searches and police and questions and constant vigils. Then, just…

The Many Mysteries of the Finkel Family

"Two sisters start a detective agency and solve a series of everyday mysteries about themselves and their family"--

The Magical Reality of Nadia

From Bassem Youssef, a.k.a. The Jon Stewart of the Arab World, comes a hilarious and heartfelt story about prejudice,…

The Last Rabbit

Albie, an enchanted rabbit who lived on the island of Hybrasil, visits each of her sisters, now living as humans, to…

Just Like That

With insight and a light touch, best-selling, Newbery Honor-winning author Gary D. Schmidt tells two poignant, linked…

Skunk and Badger

The last thing Badger wants is a roommate, and certainly not Skunk, but since the house does not belong to him he does…

Maya and the Rising Dark

"A twelve-year-old girl discovers her father is the keeper of the gateway between our world and The Dark, and when he…

The Good War

There's a new afterschool club at Ironville Middle School. Ms. Peterson is starting a video game club where the students…

Doggo and Pupper

Doggo, an older dog, learns how to welcome and accept a young puppy into the household.

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Edited by award-winning and bestselling author Cynthia Leitich Smith, this collection of intersecting stories by both new…

Ben Yokoyama and the Cookie of Doom

Eight-year-old Ben takes a fortune cookie literally, and believing he has only one day left to live, tries to do…

Amari and the Night Brothers

Thirteen-year-old Amari, a poor Black girl from the projects, gets an invitation from her missing brother to join the…

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