131 Results
131 Results
Ragweed & Poppy —Avi, 1937- author.
3 available of 5 items

Ragweed, independent and newly citified, boards a freight train out of Amperville, leaving his dear friends behind. On the train, he meets Lotar, a most bothersome young raccoon, who greatly complicates his journey. But ...

Poppy —Avi, 1937-
11 available of 15 items

Poppy the deer mouse urges her family to move next to a field of corn big enough to feed them all forever, but Mr. Ocax, a terrifying owl, has other ideas.

Poppy's return —Avi, 1937-
4 available of 7 items

Poppy, accompanied by her troublesome son Junior, his skunk friend, and Uncle Ereth the porcupine, responds to a summons to return to her ancestral home, Gray House, to save the mice there from destruction by a bulldozer...

Ragweed —Avi, 1937-
1 available of 5 items

Ragweed, a young country mouse, leaves his family and travels to the big city, where he finds excitement and danger and sees cats for the first time.

Poppy and Ereth —Avi, 1937-
5 available of 8 items

After a long, hard winter in Dimwood forest, Poppy the deer mouse finds new adventure thrust upon her while rescuing Ereth the porcupine from the mud.

Poppy and Rye —Avi, 1937-
7 available of 9 items

When their home next to a brook is destroyed by beavers, a large family of golden mice is aided by Poppy the deer mouse and her grumpy porcupine friend, who in the process forges a relationship with the son he had abando...

Ereth's birthday —Avi, 1937-
0 available of 2 items

Feeling neglected on his birthday, Ereth, the cantankerous old porcupine, sets out looking for his favorite treat and instead finds himself acting as "mother" to three young fox kits.

Prairie school —Avi, 1937-
12 available of 15 items

In 1880, Noah's aunt teaches the reluctant nine-year-old how to read as they explore the Colorado prairie together, Noah pushing Aunt Dora in her wheelchair.

Crispin : the cross of lead —Avi, 1937- author.
30 available of 32 items

Falsely accused of theft and murder, an orphaned peasant boy in fourteenth-century England flees his village and meets a larger-than-life juggler who holds a dangerous secret.

The true confessions of Charlotte Doyle —Avi, 1937-
15 available of 17 items

As the lone "young lady" on a transatlantic voyage in 1832, Charlotte learns that the captain is murderous and the crew rebellious.

The end of the beginning : being the adventures of a small snail (and an even smaller ant) —Avi, 1937-
3 available of 3 items

Avon the snail and Edward, a take-charge ant, set off together on a journey to an undetermined destination in search of unspecified adventures.

S.O.R. losers —Avi, 1937-
3 available of 3 items

Each member of the South Orange River seventh-grade soccer team has qualities of excellence, but not on the soccer field.

Gold rush girl —Avi, 1937- author.
3 available of 4 items

Victoria (Tory) Blaisdell longs to live a life as adventurous and independent as that of her heroine, Jane Eyre. When Tory's father loses his job and decides to seek a share of the newly discovered gold in California, To...

The true confessions of Charlotte Doyle —Avi, 1937-
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1 available of 1 items

The button war : a tale of the Great War —Avi, 1937- author.
9 available of 9 items

Patryk and Jurek are as much friends as rivals in the small Russian-occupied Polish village where they live. When, in August 1914, Patryk finds an old button on the forest floor, Jurek becomes wildly jealous. Not long af...

The player king —Avi, 1937- author.
8 available of 8 items

In 1486 England, a penniless kitchen boy named Lambert Simnel is told by a mysterious friar that he, Lambert, is actually Prince Edward, the true King of England, setting him on a dangerous course to regain the throne. B...

The most important thing : stories about sons, fathers, and grandfathers —Avi, 1937- author.
12 available of 12 items

"One of the most beloved writers of our time presents seven short stories exploring the vital ties between fathers and sons. Luke sees the ghost of his father but can't figure out what Dad wants him to do. Paul takes a c...

Lord Kirkle's money. —Avi, 1937-
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Into the storm —Avi, 1937-
1 available of 2 items

Escaping their impoverished Irish village and boarding a ship to America, 15-year-old Maura and 12-year-old Patrick endure a treacherous journey, wondering what the new world will bring, while helping a young stowaway av...

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