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Calling Doctor Amelia Bedelia —Parish, Herman, author.

When the literal-minded Amelia Bedelia helps out at her doctor's office one busy day, nothing seems to go quite right until Amelia begins to treat the impatient patients.

A thousand questions —Faruqi, Saadia, author.

Told in two voices, eleven-year-olds Mimi, who is visiting her wealthy grandparents in Karachi, Pakistan, for the first time and Sakina, daughter of the grandparents' cook, form an unexpected friendship.

The tale of Despereaux : being the story of a mouse, a princess, some soup, and a spool of thread —DiCamillo, Kate, author.

The adventures of Desperaux Tilling, a small mouse of unusual talents, the princess that he loves, the servant girl who longs to be a princess, and a devious rat determined to bring them all to ruin.

Always Jane —Bennett, Jenn, author.

When eighteen-year-old chauffer's daughter Jane Marlow falls for Fen while still dating his brother Eddie, she lands in the middle of a longstanding competition between the two brothers that eventually threatens the futu...

Beneath my mother's feet —Qamar, Amjed.

When her father is injured, fourteen-year-old Nazia is pulled away from school, her friends, and her preparations for an arranged marriage, to help her mother clean houses in a wealthy part of Karachi, Pakistan, where sh...

Amelia Bedelia goes camping —Parish, Peggy, author.

As always, Amelia Bedelia follows exactly the instructions given to her on a camping trip, including pitching a tent and rowing boats.

Amelia Bedelia talks turkey —Parish, Herman.

When Amelia Bedelia volunteers to fill in as director of a third-grade Thanksgiving play, she misunderstands everything from one girl's desire to play a big role to an opening night wish that she "break a leg," but all i...

Lucy doesn't wear pink —Rue, Nancy N.

Lucy, an eleven-year-old tomboy, loves playing soccer and caring for her father, who was blinded by the bomb that killed her mother, but she begins losing control when a new teacher takes over her playground soccer games...

Leonardo's shadow, or, my astonishing life as Leonardo da Vinci's servant —Grey, Christopher.

Fifteen-year-old Giacomo--servant to Leonardo da Vinci--helps his procrastinating master finish painting "The Last Supper" while also trying to find clues to his parentage and pursue his own career as an artist in late f...

Lucy out of bounds —Rue, Nancy N.

Eleven-year-old tomboy Lucy feels betrayed by everyone when a bobcat stalks the neighborhood, her friend Mora suddenly becomes boy-crazy about Lucy's best friend, and the town considers selling the soccer field where she...

Bravo, Amelia Bedelia! —Parish, Herman.

From the time she is sent to pick up the guest conductor, Amelia Bedelia's normal confusion causes quite an uproar at the school concert.

The gilded girl —Colman, Alyssa, author.

Heartfelt, fast-paced, and utterly absorbing, The Gilded Girl is Alyssa Colman's sparkling debut novel about determination, spirit, and the magic of friendship. Any child can spark magic, but only the elite are allowed t...

Amelia Bedelia and the baby —Parish, Peggy, author.

Amelia Bedelia follows to the letter the list of instructions for looking after the Lanes' baby.

Lucy doesn't wear pink —Rue, Nancy N.

Lucy, an eleven-year-old tomboy, loves playing soccer and caring for her father, who was blinded by the bomb that killed her mother, but she begins losing control when a new teacher takes over her playground soccer games...

Hannah —Lasky, Kathryn.

In 1899, a fifteen-year-old orphan named Hannah obtains employment as a servant in the home of one of Boston's wealthiest families, where she meets a noted portrait painter who seems to know things about her that even sh...

Amelia Bedelia, cub reporter —Parish, Herman.

Amelia Bedelia helps with the school newspaper -- to rave reviews.

Amelia Bedelia and the surprise shower —Parish, Peggy.

While helping to prepare a surprise shower, Amelia Bedelia and her cousin make some arrangements that are not quite what the guests expected.

Amelia Bedelia —Parish, Peggy, author.

A literal-minded housekeeper causes a ruckus in the household when she attempts to make sense of some instructions.

Cecile : gates of gold —Casanova, Mary.

In 1711, twelve-year-old Cʹecile Revel unexpectedly gets the chance to serve Louis XIV's sister-in-law at the palace of Versailles, but instead of a dream come true, life at court proves to be complicated and precarious....

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