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130 Results
Ragweed & Poppy —Avi, 1937- author.
Book
2020
5 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's return —Avi, 1937-
Book
2005
6 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...

Poppy —Avi, 1937-
Book
1995
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.

Ragweed —Avi, 1937-
Book
1999
5 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.

The true confessions of Charlotte Doyle —Avi, 1937-
Book
1990
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.

Prairie school —Avi, 1937-
Book
2001
15 available of 16 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.

Poppy and Ereth —Avi, 1937-
Book
2009
8 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.

Ereth's birthday —Avi, 1937-
Book
2000
2 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.

Crispin : at the edge of the world —Avi, 1937-
Book
2008
7 available of 8 items

Branded as traitors by the king's authorities, Crispin and his guardian, Bear, flee to coastal towns in fourteenth-century England, where they perform a musical juggling act and bond as a family after befriending a disfi...

Crispin : the cross of lead —Avi, 1937- author.
Book
2002
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.

Crispin : the end of time —Avi, 1937-
Book
2010
6 available of 7 items

As Crispin tries to fulfill Bear's dream of moving to Iceland, he must leave Troth behind at a convent that needs a healer but, after falling in with thieves posing as musicians, he makes a new friend, Owen, and together...

Poppy and Rye —Avi, 1937-
Book
1998
9 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...

The button war : a tale of the Great War —Avi, 1937- author.
Book
2018
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...

Gold rush girl —Avi, 1937- author.
Book
2020
4 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 player king —Avi, 1937- author.
Book
2017
7 available of 7 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...

Something upstairs —Avi, 1937-
Book
2010
3 available of 3 items

When he moves from Los Angeles to Providence, Rhode Island, Kenny discovers that his new house is haunted by the spirit of a black slave boy who asks Kenny to return with him to the early nineteenth century and prevent h...

The good dog —Avi, 1937-
Book
2003
13 available of 14 items

McKinley, a malamute, is torn between the domestic world of his human family and the wild world of Lupin, a wolf that is trying to recruit dogs to replenish the dwindling wolf pack.

Lord Kirkle's money. —Avi, 1937-
Book
1 available of 1 items

Into the storm —Avi, 1937-
Book
2012
2 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...

Abigail takes the wheel —Avi, 1937-
Book
1999
8 available of 8 items

When the first mate of the freight boat Neptune falls ill, it is up to Abigail, the captain's daughter, to steer the ship up the Hudson River from New Jersey to New York City.

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