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The Bottlestopper’s Christmas Tree Farm

Author: Sarah Graham Cork Publisher: Sevgo Pr

Little Porcupine’s Christmas

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Joseph Slate Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Little Porcupine’s mother calls him the “light of her life,” but it’s not until the night before Christmas, the very night of the Christmas play, that Little Porcupine sees the truth in her words.

The Chocolate War (Readers Circle)

Rating: (387 reviews) Author: Robert Cormier Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers Product Description IN 1974, AFTER SUFFERING rejections from seven major publishers, The Chocolate War made its debut. An uncompromising portrait of conformity and corruption, it quickly became a bestselling—and provocative—classic for young adults. “Masterfully structured and rich in theme; the action is well […]

Christmas With Mother Goose

Author: Publisher: Childrens Pr

Children’s Christmas Woodbook

Author: Publisher: Barrons Juveniles

Goldilocks at the Bears Christmas

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Gunderson Publisher: Blem Pubns

It’s Sports Day! (Lazytown)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Magnús Scheving Publisher: Simon Spotlight/Nickelodeon

Christmas Tree!

Author: Florence Minor Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books Product Description If you were a Christmas tree, what kind of tree would you be? A mighty tree or a tiny tree? A city tree or a country tree? A tree with curious features or a tree made just for creatures? Voyaging from cities to plains and in […]

The Luck of the Irish (Ready-to-Read. Level 1)

Author: Margaret McNamara Publisher: Simon Spotlight Product Description It’s St. Patrick’s Day! Katie makes shamrocks to help celebrate and ends up learning what it means to be lucky.

Math Advantage Grade 5

Author: Harcourt Brace Publishing Publisher: Harcourt School Publishers

Math Advantage Grade 6

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

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 […]

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.

Beezus and Ramona

Rating: (48 reviews) Author: Beverly Cleary Publisher: HarperCollins e-books Product Description Ramona Quimby is the youngest of all the famous characters in Mrs. Cleary’s wonderful Henry Huggins stories. She is also far and away the most deadly. Readers of the earlier books will remember that Ramona has always been a menace to Beezus, her older […]

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 […]

Harry Potter y la cámara secreta

Rating: (20 reviews) Author: J. K. Rowling Publisher: Lectorum Publications Product Description Harry está en su segundo año en la escuela de magia y hechicería. En este episodio Harry tiene que defender la escuela de los malvados que pretenden destruirla. Se tiene que enfrentar con arañas gigantes, serpientes encantadas y fantasmas enfurecidos.

Monster

Rating: (709 reviews) Author: Walter Dean Myers Publisher: HarperCollins e-books Product Description Sometimes I feel like I have walked into the middle of a movie. Maybe I can make my own movie. The film will be the story of my life. No, not my life, but of this experience. I’ll call it what the lady […]

Punk’d and Skunked (Rotten School, No. 11)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: R. L. Stine Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Bernie Bridges has always dreamed about going to PPP—the exclusive Preppy Prep Prep school. All the kids at PPP are rich, rich, rich! And if there is one thing that Bernie loves it’s money, money, money! But how will Bernie get to PPP? All […]

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 […]

Stargirl

Rating: (918 reviews) Author: Jerry Spinelli Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers Product Description Leo Borlock follows the unspoken rule at Mica Area High School: don’t stand out–under any circumstances! Then Stargirl arrives at Mica High and everything changes–for Leo and for the entire school. After 15 years of home schooling, Stargirl bursts into tenth […]

Evernight

Rating: (162 reviews) Author: Claudia Gray Publisher: HarperCollins e-books Product Description Bianca wants to escape. She’s been uprooted from her small hometown and enrolled at Evernight Academy, an eerie Gothic boarding school where the students are somehow too perfect: smart, sleek, and almost predatory. Bianca knows she doesn’t fit in. Then she meets Lucas. He’s […]

Curious George and the Firefighters

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Anna Grossnickle Hines Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Product Description George and the man with the yellow hat take a trip to the firehouse where George finds all sorts of new things to explore. When one curious monkey meets a company of unsuspecting firefighters, a big adventure is sure to […]

Wicked Christmas

Author: Nury Vittachi Publisher: PPP Company Limited Product Description Ho ho ho? No, no, no! Global warming melts the North Pole and Santa has to find a new home. But he knows little about the modern world, since he only visits it once a year in the dead of night. Santa s operations room is […]

Madeline’s Christmas (Picture Puffins)

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Ludwig Bemelmans Publisher: Viking Juvenile Product Description It’s the night before Christmas and everyone is sick in bed. All except brave Madeline, who is up and about and feeling just fine. Taking care of eleven little girls and Miss Clavel is hard work, but Madeline finds help from a magical merchant […]

Horrible Harry and the Christmas Surprise

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Suzy Kline Publisher: Puffin Product Description It’s Christmastime, but with Miss Mackle in the hospital, no one feels much like celebrating. Maybe Harry can think of a way to cheer up Miss Mackle and put the holiday spirit back in Room 2B.

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

Rating: (184 reviews) Author: Sherman Alexie Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Product Description Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all-white farm town […]

The Luxe

Rating: (113 reviews) Author: Anna Godbersen Publisher: HarperCollins e-books Product Description Pretty girls in pretty dresses, partying until dawn. Irresistible boys with mischievous smiles and dangerous intentions. White lies, dark secrets, and scandalous hookups. This is Manhattan, 1899. Download a LUXE screensaver! PC VersionMac Version Get this widget! Beautiful sisters Elizabeth and Diana Holland rule […]

Fancy Nancy: Spectacular Spectacles (I Can Read Book 1)

Author: Jane O’connor Publisher: HarperCollins

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 […]

The Christmas Ghost (Sweet Valley Twins)

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Francine Pascal Publisher: Sweet Valley Product Description Jessica Wakefield is determined to meet Beau Dillon, teen actor, even if it means double-crossing her own sister. But Jessica begins to feel guilty, and that night her actions catch up with her in a dream sequence similar to A Christmas Carol.

A Christmas Without Elizabeth (Sweet Valley Twins)

Rating: (12 reviews) Author: Francine Pascal Publisher: Sweet Valley Product Description When the entire school thinks she has stolen the money raised for the Christmas party–money she has secretly given to a homeless family–Elizabeth wishes she has never been born, and a friendly Christmas angel gives her wish.

Tweak: Growing Up on Methamphetamines

Rating: (152 reviews) Author: Nic Sheff Publisher: Atheneum Product Description Nic Sheff was drunk for the first time at age eleven. In the years that followed, he would regularly smoke pot, do cocaine and Ecstasy, and develop addictions to crystal meth and heroin. Even so, he felt like he would always be able to quit […]

Evernight (Evernight, Book 1)

Rating: (157 reviews) Author: Claudia Gray Publisher: HarperTeen Product Description Bianca wants to escape. At the eerily Gothic Evernight Academy, the other students are sleek, smart, and almost predatory. Bianca knows she doesn’t fit in. When she meets handsome, brooding Lucas, he warns her to be careful—even when it comes to caring about him. But […]

Looking for Alaska

Rating: (138 reviews) Author: John Green Publisher: Speak Product Description Before. Miles “Pudge” Halter’s whole life has been one big non-event. Then he heads off to the sometimes crazy, possibly unstable, and anything-butboring world of Culver Creek Boarding School, and his life becomes the opposite of safe. Because down the hall is Alaska Young. The […]

Don’t Judge a Girl by Her Cover (Gallagher Girls)

Rating: (34 reviews) Author: Ally Carter Publisher: Hyperion Book CH Product Description When Cammie “The Chameleon” Morgan visits her roommate Macey in Boston, she thinks she’s in for an exciting end to her summer break. After all, she’s there to watch Macey’s father accept the nomination for vice president of the United States. But when […]

Cirque Du Freak #6: The Vampire Prince: Book 6 in the Saga of Darren Shan (Cirque Du Freak: the Saga of Darren Shan)

Rating: (34 reviews) Author: Darren Shan Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Product Description Branded a traitor, betrayed by a friend, hunted by the vampire clan-Darren Shan, the Vampire’s Assistant, faces certain death. Can Darren reverse the odds and outwit a Vampire Prince? Darren’s initiation on Vampire Mountain draws to a stunning, bloody conclusion-but […]

Pretty Little Liars #7: Heartless

Rating: (14 reviews) Author: Sara Shepard Publisher: HarperTeen Product Description In picturesque Rosewood, Pennsylvania, neighbors gossip over picket fences, and gleaming SUVs sit in every crushed-granite driveway. But recently, friendly smiles have been replaced with suspicious glares and accusatory whispers—and it’s all because Hanna, Aria, Emily, and Spencer just can’t keep their mouths shut. . […]

Llama Llama Misses Mama

Rating: (45 reviews) Author: Anna Dewdney Publisher: Viking Juvenile Product Description Strange new teacher. Strange new toys. Lots of kids and lots of noise! What would Llama like to do? Llama Llama feels so new . . . It’s Llama Llama’s first day of preschool! And Llama Llama’s mama makes sure he’s ready. They meet […]

Felicity’s Surprise: A Christmas Story (American Girls Collection)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Valerie Tripp Publisher: American Girl Publishing Inc Product Description The American Girls Collection. Felicity, a spunky, spritely colonial girl, full of energy and independence. Read about her Suprise-Christmas.

Fancy Nancy: The 100th Day of School (I Can Read Book 1)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Jane O’connor Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description The 100th day of school is coming up, and Nancy doesn’t know what to bring in for the class project. Will she be able to think of something imaginative in time for the big day?

Fancy Nancy: Every Day Is Earth Day (I Can Read Book 1)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Jane O’connor Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Being green is important to Nancy—so important that she wants her family to take care of the Earth morning, noon, and night!

I’m a Big Sister

Rating: (95 reviews) Author: Joanna Cole Publisher: HarperFestival Product Description My Big Boy Potty My Big Girl Potty When You Were Inside Mommy Sharing is Fun

Morris Goes to School (I Can Read Book 1)

Rating: (20 reviews) Author: B. Wiseman Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Morris the moose has an exciting day in school learning the alphabet, counting, singing, spelling, and doing other things that make him a unique moose.

A Terrible Thing Happened – A story for children who have witnessed violence or trauma

Rating: (20 reviews) Author: Margaret M. Holmes Publisher: Magination Press Product Description Sherman Smith saw the most terrible thing happen. At first he tried to forget about it, but something inside him started to bother him. He felt nervous and had bad dreams. Then he met someone who helped him talk about the terrible thing, […]

Hooray for Diffendoofer Day!

Rating: (53 reviews) Author: Dr Seuss Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers Product Description Started by Seuss, finished by Prelutsky, and splendiferously illustrated by Lane Smith, this is the children’s book publishing event of the year! Big–56 pages–and bursting with energy, here is a joyous ode to individuality, starring an unsinkable teacher named Miss Bonkers […]

A Capeside Christmas (Dawson’s Creek)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: C.J. Anders Publisher: Simon Spotlight Entertainment Product Description Stress Much? Two days into rehearsal, the director of the Capeside Christmas Winter Follies drops out, so Dawson volunteers to direct the town show. But he’s finding out the hard way it’s easier to direct a small cast film than a giant Christmas […]

Hourglass (Evernight Novels)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Claudia Gray Publisher: HarperTeen Product Description Bianca will risk everything to be with Lucas. After escaping from Evernight Academy, the vampire boarding school where they met, Bianca and Lucas take refuge with Black Cross, a fanatical group of vampire hunters. Bianca must hide her supernatural heritage or risk certain death at […]

A Christmas Carol

Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: Dover Publications Product Description This illustrated edition of the Yuletide classic features 12 full-color plates plus 18 black-and-white drawings. The timeless appeal of Rackham’s evocative illustrations form the perfect complement to the master storyteller’s wise and witty prose. Dickens’s immortal tale still sends a message that strikes the reader’s heart and soul.

My Weird School Daze #8: Miss Laney Is Zany!

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Dan Gutman Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description The weirdness never stops! A.J. has to go see Miss Laney, the speech teacher, which makes no sense at all because he already knows how to talk. Miss Laney has him say weird tongue twisters and forces him to be the lead in the third-grade […]