Tag Archives: 9 – 12 años

The Bottlestopper’s Christmas Tree Farm

Author: Sarah Graham Cork Publisher: Sevgo Pr

Christmas Menorahs: How a Town Fought Hate

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Janice, D.S.W. Cohn Publisher: Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media Product Description THIS EDITION IS INTENDED FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Describes how people in Billings, Montana joined together to fight a series of hate crimes against a Jewish family.

Janey Junkfood’s Fresh Adventure!

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Barbara Storper Publisher: FoodPlay Productions Product Description “Finally–an enchanting new children’s book guaranteed to help kids get off the junk food track and make good eating GREAT FUN!” –Lauren Niemes, MEd, RD, Executive Director, The Nutrition Council “A painless way to get kids interested in healthy food!” –Dr. Andrew Weil, Founder […]

Math on Call

Rating: (47 reviews) Author: Great Source Education Group Publisher: Steck-Vaughn Company Product Description FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

Smiles to Go

Rating: (13 reviews) Author: Jerry Spinelli Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Everything changes the day ninth-grader Will Tuppence learns one startling fact: protons-those tiny atomic particles, the building-blocks to the building-blocks of life-can die. The one thing that was so certain in this world to Will has an expiration date. And Will′s carefully planned-out life? Not […]

Nick of Time

Rating: (56 reviews) Author: Ted Bell Publisher: Square Fish Product Description The setting is England, 1939, on the eve of war. Nick and his sister, Kate, begin gathering vital information for Winston Churchill as he tries to warn England of the imminent Nazi invasion. But the Nazis become the least of Nick’s problems after he […]

All-of-a-Kind Family

Rating: (94 reviews) Author: Sydney Taylor Publisher: Yearling Product Description A heartwarming story of five little girls living with their parents in New York City at the turn of the century. They have simple but happy times as they share adventures, holidays and surprises. When Mama tells them her big news, it’s the most wonderful […]

Math Advantage Grade 5

Author: Harcourt Brace Publishing Publisher: Harcourt School Publishers

Who Framed Art Decco?

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Margaret Benoit Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Contemporary Product Description What else is there for a hard-boiled, off-duty detective to do on a rainy Saturday but visit the local art gallery to see the works of renowned sculptor Bern T. Sienna and the painter Forrest Greene? Alas, Detective Angel Cordoni’s day off becomes an opportunity […]

Math Advantage Grade 6

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Harcourt Brace Publishing Publisher: Harcourt School Publishers

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Rating: (652 reviews) Author: C.S. Lewis Publisher: HarperCollins e-books Product Description Now considered a classic, The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe is C.S. Lewis’s second book of The Chronicles of Narnia, which has captured the imaginations of children for several generations.

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Book 4)

Rating: (5191 reviews) Author: J. K. Rowling Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks Product Description Harry Potter is midway through his training as a wizard and his coming of age. Harry wants to get away from the pernicious Dursleys and go to the International Quidditch Cup. He wants to find out about the mysterious event that’s supposed to […]

The Magician’s Nephew

Rating: (270 reviews) Author: C.S. Lewis Publisher: HarperCollins e-books Product Description In the first book of The Chronicles of Narnia, C.S. Lewis shows us how it all began — the glorious birth of Narnia at the hand of its unforgettable King. It is followed by six more books that collectively tell the history of a […]

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Book 3)

Rating: (2636 reviews) Author: J.K. Rowling Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks Product Description During his third year at Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry, Harry Potter must confront the devious and dangerous wizard responsible for his parents’ deaths. Amazon.com Review For most children, summer vacation is something to look forward to. But not for our 13-year-old hero, […]

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Book 6)

Rating: (3670 reviews) Author: J. K. Rowling Publisher: Scholastic, Inc. Product Description We could tell you, but then we’d have to Obliviate your memory. Amazon.com Review The long-awaited, eagerly anticipated, arguably over-hyped Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince has arrived, and the question on the minds of kids, adults, fans, and skeptics alike is, “Is […]

The Voyage of the Dawn Treader

Rating: (151 reviews) Author: C.S. Lewis Publisher: HarperCollins e-books Product Description Book five of The Chronicles of Narnia continues the saga of C.S. Lewis’s beloved land of fantastic creatures and unlikely heroes. Readers of any age will be entranced as the crew of the Dawn Treader approaches the “Worlds End.” Amazon.com Review The BBC Radio […]

Baby-Sitters’ Christmas Chiller (Baby-Sitters Club Super Mystery)

Rating: (13 reviews) Author: Ann M. Martin Publisher: Apple (Scholastic)

Main Street: Home for Christmas

Author: Susan E. Kirby Publisher: Bt Bound Product Description In 1932, with the country in the depths of the Great Depression, Suker and her family face a Christmas without presents or a tree, and Suker’s only consolation is that her older brother Razz might come home to brighten up the holiday.

Christmas Treasure (Saddle Club Super #7)

Rating: (23 reviews) Author: Bonnie Bryant Publisher: Skylark Product Description Christmas is coming and Max wants Horse Wise to get in the holiday spirit. Heannounces that they are going to have Secret Santas, but there’s a catch: Youcan’t “give” something; you have to “do” something. It sounds like fun, untilthey draw names.

A Newbery Christmas

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Martin H. Greenberg Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers Product Description This Christmas collection, designed to add to the pleasures of the holiday season, contains 22 stories, vignettes, and poems ranging from heart-warming to humorous, by 16 Newbery Award-winning authors. Among the featured authors are: Rachel Field, E.L. Konigsberg, Madeleine L’Engle, […]

A Christmas Tree for All (Bookland Juvenile)

Author: Tom Guadagno Publisher: Carlton Pr

The Christmas Cup

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Nancy Ruth Patterson Publisher: Demco Media Product Description Eight-year-old Megan and her grandmother turn a worthless old cup to good use by saving money in it to buy a gift for a special person at Christmas.

Christmas Tree Hessian

Author: Cora Cheney Publisher: Independent Publishers Group

The Graveyard Book

Rating: (386 reviews) Author: Neil Gaiman Publisher: HarperCollins e-books Product Description Nobody Owens, known to his friends as Bod, is a normal boy. He would be completely normal if he didn’t live in a sprawling graveyard, being raised and educated by ghosts, with a solitary guardian who belongs to neither the world of the living […]

The Black Stallion Returns

Rating: (29 reviews) Author: Walter Farley Publisher: Yearling Product Description In this, the second book in the series, the heart-stopping adventures of the Black Stallion continue as Alec discovers that two men are after the Black. One claims to be the Black’s rightful owner and one is trying to kill the beautiful steed. An Arab […]

The Lord of the Rings

Rating: (1504 reviews) Author: J.R.R. Tolkien Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Product Description For over fifty years, J.R.R. Tolkien’s peerless fantasy has accumulated worldwide acclaim as the greatest adventure tale ever written. No other writer has created a world as distinct as Middle-earth, complete with its own geography, history, languages, and legends. And no one has created […]

Hatchet

Rating: (1229 reviews) Author: Gary Paulsen Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Product Description Since it was first published in 1987, the story of thirteen-year-old Brian Robeson’s survival following a plane crash has become a modern classic. Stranded in the desolate wilderness, Brian uses his instincts and his hatchet to stay alive for fifty-four harrowing […]

A Christmas Carol (Pacemaker Classic)

Author: Prescott Hill Publisher: Fearon

The Black Stallion’s Ghost (Black Stallion)

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: Walter Farley Publisher: Yearling Product Description While riding the Black in the Everglades one day, Alec meets a man astride a ghostly gray mare. Alec’s fascination with the man turns to fear as he realizes the man is dangerously close to insanity. Soon Alec and the Black are caught up in […]

Vampire Breath (Goosebumps)

Rating: (18 reviews) Author: R L Stine Publisher: Scholastic Inc. Product Description Tough. That’s Freddy Martinez and his friend, Cara. They’re not afraid of anything. But that was before they went exploring in Freddy’s basement. Before they found the secret room. Before they found the bottle of Vampire Breath.Poor Freddy and Cara. They should have […]

Amelia’s Most Unforgettable Embarrassing Moments

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Marissa Moss Publisher: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books Product Description A Note from the Author — Amelia! “I don’t know what’s worse — sharing a dorm with girls I don’t know or sharing one with a girl I know too well — my sister, Cleo. This school trip is a major […]

James And The Giant Peach

Rating: (226 reviews) Author: Roald Dahl Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers Product Description Roald Dahl was a champion of the underdog and all things little–in this case, an orphaned boy oppressed by two nasty, self-centered aunts. How James escapes his miserable life with the horrible aunts and becomes a hero is a Dahlicious fantasy […]

The Black Stallion’s Courage

Rating: (13 reviews) Author: Walter Farley Publisher: Yearling Product Description When Hopeful Farm burns down, Alec’s dreams for the future go up in smoke. How can he get the money to rebuild? To make matters worse, a strong young colt named Eclipse has taken the racing world by storm, threatening to replace the Black in […]

Troggs and Doogles in Thistledom: A Christmas Adventure

Author: John W. Lacroix Publisher: Vantage Pr

Magic Tree House #35: Night of the New Magicians

Rating: (21 reviews) Author: Mary Pope Osborne Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Product Description Merlin sends Jack and Annie on a mysterious mission to Paris, France, over a 100 years ago. There they must find four magicians and give them an urgent message from Merlin himself. When Jack and Annie land in Paris, […]

Traveling Home for Christmas: Four Stories That Journey to the Heart of Christmas (Radio Theatre)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Publisher: Tyndale Entertainment Product Description Celebrate the joy of the season with this collection of Christmas classics. Radio Theatre presents O. Henry’s “Christmas by Injunction” and everyone’s favorite “The Gift of the Magi.” Listen as Tolstoy’s Russian classic “Shoemaker Martin” and Anthony Trollope’s “Christmas at Kirkby Cottage” come alive! Radio Theatre […]

Christmas: A World of Holidays

Author: Catherine Chambers Publisher: Econo-Clad Books Product Description “World of Festivals” retells the stories and legends which are central to the origins of each festival. Also examined are the historical, cultural and religious importance of each festival, studied through all the features associated with it, such as religious costume and ceremonies.

The Twelve Days of Christmas (Favorite Christmas Tales)

Author: Publisher: Pub Intl

Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women at Christmas

Author: Publisher: Candy Cane Press Product Description As they prepare for Christmas, the March sisters have a difficult time deciding what gifts to give Marmee. Taken from the first two chapters of “Little Women,” with a new ending to the story.

Christmas Joys

Author: Publisher: Barrick Pubns

When Christmas Comes

Author: Elizabeth Starr Hill Publisher: Puffin Product Description With Christmas approaching, Callie is drawn into a confrontation about the meaning of family when her father decides to remarry.

A Series of Unfortunate Events #10: The Slippery Slope

Rating: (236 reviews) Author: Lemony Snicket Publisher: HarperCollins e-books Product Description Like bad smells, uninvited weekend guests or very old eggs, there are some things that ought to be avoided. Snicket’s saga about the charming, intelligent, and grossly unlucky Baudelaire orphans continues to alarm its distressed and suspicious fans the world over. The 10th book […]

A Series of Unfortunate Events #11: The Grim Grotto

Rating: (249 reviews) Author: Lemony Snicket Publisher: HarperCollins e-books Product Description Warning: Your day will become very dark – and possibly damp – if you read this book. Plan to spend this spring in hiding. Lemony Snicket is back with the eleventh book in his New York Times bestselling A Series of Unfortunate Events. Lemony […]

A Series of Unfortunate Events #9: The Carnivorous Carnival

Rating: (210 reviews) Author: Lemony Snicket Publisher: HarperCollins e-books Product Description Everybody loves a carnival! Who can fail to delight in the colourful people, the unworldly spectacle, the fabulous freaks? A carnival is a place for good family fun – as long as one has a family, that is. For the Baudelaire orphans, their time […]

A Series of Unfortunate Events #13: The End

Rating: (320 reviews) Author: Lemony Snicket Publisher: HarperCollins e-books Product Description Dear Reader, You are presumably looking at the back of this book, or the end of the end. The end of the end is the best place to begin the end, because if you read the end from the beginning of the beginning of […]

A Series of Unfortunate Events #12: The Penultimate Peril

Rating: (221 reviews) Author: Lemony Snicket Publisher: HarperCollins e-books Product Description Lemony Snicket returns with the last book before the last book of his bestselling Series of Unfortunate Events. Scream and run away before the secrets of the series are revealed! Very little is known about Lemony Snicket and A Series of Unfortunate Events. What […]

California Classic Christmas Trivia: Stories, Recipes, Activities, Legends, Lore and More

Author: Carole Marsh Publisher: Gallopade Intl Product Description On what day does the sun rise twice, water flow backward and the poke salad flower? Christmas, of course! This book is bursting with interesting trivia, games and recipes and PLENTY of ideas for easy inexpensive gifts for kids to make. Free teacher’s guide gives specific suggestions […]

Matilda

Rating: (391 reviews) Author: Roald Dahl Publisher: Viking Product Description Matilda applies her untapped mental powers to rid the school of the evil, child-hating headmistress, Miss Trunchbull, and restore her nice teacher, Miss Honey, to financial security. Amazon.com Review Matilda is a little girl who is far too good to be true. At age five-and-a-half […]

Criss Cross

Rating: (79 reviews) Author: Lynne Rae Perkins Publisher: Greenwillow Books Product Description She wished something would happen. Something good. To her. Checking her wish for loopholes, she found one. Hoping it wasn’t too late, she thought the word soon. Meanwhile, in another part of town, he felt as if the world was opening. Life was […]

Christmas in Canaan

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Kenny Rogers Publisher: Product Description “I reckon there’s nuthin’ worth learnin’ from the coloreds,” DJ answered, again turning to the window. “That right?” his father asked ‘Nuthin’ worth learning from them folks?” “Yeah,” DJ said. “Nuthin’. Completely nuthin’.” In the quiet, rural town of Canaan, Texas, a clash between two classmates […]