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Charlotte's web —White, E. B. (Elwyn Brooks), 1899-1985.
Book On CD
2002
Availability: 9 of 14

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.

Ella enchanted —Levine, Gail Carson.

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 Westing game —Raskin, Ellen.

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.

Princess Academy —Hale, Shannon.

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.

Island of the blue dolphins —O'Dell, Scott, 1898-1989.

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

Bud, not Buddy —Curtis, Christopher Paul.

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 ...

The view from Saturday —Konigsburg, E. L.

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.

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.

Sing down the moon —O'Dell, Scott, 1898-1989.

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.

Feathers —Woodson, Jacqueline.

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.

Surviving the Applewhites —Tolan, Stephanie S.

Jake, a budding juvenile delinquent, is sent for home schooling to the arty and eccentric Applewhite family's Creative Academy, where he discovers talents and interests he never knew he had.

Belle Prater's boy —White, Ruth, 1942-

When Woodrow's mother suddenly disappears, he moves to his grandparents' home in a small Virginia town where he befriends his cousin and together they find the strength to face the terrible losses and fears in their live...

The wheel on the school —De Jong, Meindert, 1906-1991.

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

Wringer —Spinelli, Jerry.

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.

Balderdash! : John Newbery and the boisterous birth of children's books —Markel, Michelle, author.

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...

Lily's crossing —Giff, Patricia Reilly.

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.

A wrinkle in time —L'Engle, Madeleine.
Large Print
1998
Availability: 2 of 2

Meg Murry and her friends become involved with unearthly strangers and a search for Meg's father, who has disappeared while engaged in secret work for the government.

Call it courage —Sperry, Armstrong, 1897-1976.
Book On CD
2007
Availability: 2 of 2

Relates how Mafatu, a young Polynesian boy whose name means Stout Heart, overcomes his terrible fear of the sea and proves his courage to himself and his people.

Pictures of Hollis Woods —Giff, Patricia Reilly.

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.

On my honor —Bauer, Marion Dane.

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...

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