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Sugar Town queens —Nunn, Malla, author.

Annalisa, has had another vision: If Amandla wears a blue sheet her mother has loosely stitched as a dress and styles her normally braided hair in a halo around her head, Amandla's father will come home. Annalisa always ...

زيزفونتي تعزف : وعندليبي يغني Zayzafūnatī taʻzif wa-ʻandalībī yughnī —ليندجرين, استريد, 1907-2002 —Lindgren, Astrid, 1907-2002.

A young girl brings hope to the poorhouse with words of encouragement. When Maria comes to live in the poorhouse, she wants terribly to bring happiness and beauty to the lives of the poor and old people who live there, a...

Sounder —Armstrong, William H. (William Howard), 1914-1999, author.
EBook
2011

This powerful Newbery-winning classic tells the story of the great coon dog Sounder and his family. This middle grade novel is an excellent choice for tween readers in grades 5 to 6, especially during homeschooling. It's...

Una bicicleta como la de Sergio —Boelts, Maribeth, 1964- author.

"Ruben se siente como si fuera el único niño que no tiene bicileta. Desearía tener una bicicleta como la de su amigo Sergio, pero sabe que los deseos no se cumplen sin dinero. Un día, cuando Ruben ve un billete de ...

The Jacob ladder —Hausman, Gerald.

After his father leaves their family, twelve-year-old Uton Hinds, known as Tall T, tries to earn extra money in his Jamaican village and tries to further his education as he ponders how he feels about his father's behavi...

The can man —Williams, Laura E.
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
2013

After watching a homeless man collect empty soft drink cans for the redemption money, a young boy decides to collect cans himself to earn money for a skateboard until he has a change of heart.

The Traitors' Gate —Avi, 1937-
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
2011

When his father is arrested as a debtor in 1849 London, fourteen-year-old John Huffman must take on unexpected responsibilities, from asking a distant relative for help to determining why people are spying on him and his...

Grace and the bully drought on the frontier —Lutz, Norma Jean.
EBook
2013

Time Period: 1819 Grace Morgan can't stand the dirty, unkempt boy who harasses her meek and quiet cousin. But Grace soon gets a taste of the bully's hard life of poverty when her hometown of Cincinnati is struck by a ser...

Cô bé bán diêm = The little match girl.

A poor girl who sells matches is visited by visions that bring some beaty to her brief, tragic life.

Lupita Mañana —Beatty, Patricia, 1922-1991

To help her poverty-stricken family, 13-year-old Lupita enters California as an illegal alien and starts to work while constantly on the watch for "la migra."

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