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Warriors: Power of Three #6: Sunrise

Rating: (49 reviews) Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description There will be three, kin of your kin . . . who hold the power of the stars in their paws. The secret of Hollyleaf’s, Jayfeather’s, and Lionblaze’s true identities has been revealed, but one shocking question remains unanswered. Now, in the harshest days of […]

The 39 Clues: Book 9

Author: Linda Sue Park Publisher: Scholastic Inc. Product Description This title is from “The New York Times” bestselling series. On the hunt for the 39 Clues, Amy and Dan Cahill uncovered shocking information about their past – from what happened the night their parents died to the shattering discovery about their family branch. But the […]

Warriors: Ravenpaw’s Path #2: A Clan in Need

Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Ravenpaw and Barley have been driven away from their farm by a group of vicious cats. Now the two loners must turn to ThunderClan—led by Ravenpaw’s friend Firestar—for shelter. Firestar takes them in and promises to help them take back their home as soon as possible, but ThunderClan […]

Barron’s AP Music Theory with Audio Compact Discs

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Nancy Scoggin Publisher: Barron’s Educational Series Product Description This brand-new addition to Barron’s series of Advanced Placement test prep manuals presents a comprehensive review of music theory, followed by two full-length practice tests with all questions answered and explained. These practice tests include both aural and non-aural sections. The four audio […]

Pride and Prejudice

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Jane Austen Publisher: HarperTeen Product Description “Darcy had never been so bewitched by any woman as he was by her.” With all the forces of the world conspiring to keep Mr. Darcy and Elizabeth Bennet apart, how will fate manage to bring them together? It certainly won’t be easy if they’re […]

Wintergirls

Rating: (84 reviews) Author: Laurie Halse Anderson Publisher: Speak Product Description Lia and Cassie are best friends, wintergirls frozen in fragile bodies, competitors in a deadly contest to see who can be the thinnest. But then Cassie suffers the ultimate loss—her life—and Lia is left behind, haunted by her friend’s memory and feeling guilty for […]

The Insider’s Guide to the Colleges, 2010: Students on Campus Tell You What You Really Want to Know, 36th Edition

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Yale Daily News Staff Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin Product Description The Straight-Talking Student’s Guide to the Best Colleges For more than thirty-five years, The Insider’s Guide to the Colleges has been the favorite resource of high school students across the country because it is the only comprehensive college reference written and […]

Dark Magick (Sweep, No. 4)

Rating: (37 reviews) Author: Cate Tiernan Publisher: Puffin Product Description Evil forces are after Morgan, forces connected with a dark wave of magick. And she knows something is wrong with the way Cal is acting, although she can’t put her finger on it. Cal is definitely hiding something, but is he out to hurt her, […]

Dark Avengers, Vol. 2: Molecule Man

Author: Brian Michael Bendis Publisher: Marvel Comics Product Description The Dark Avengers are pitted against a foe they cannot defeat: A man with the power over every molecule in the world! Norman can’t talk his way out of this one as the world gets turned upside down, and no joke… someone dies! Plus, poor Marvel […]

Fancy Nancy: Explorer Extraordinaire!

Rating: (14 reviews) Author: Jane O’connor Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description For the fanciest girl around, the outdoors are out of this world! Fancy Nancy and her best friend, Bree, set out to explore the fascinating world of wildflowers, trees, leaves, birds, and, of course, butterflies in their exclusively glamorous Explorers’ Club. With recipes for pinecone […]

Greek Myths for Young Children (Stories for Young Children)

Rating: (20 reviews) Author: Publisher: Usborne Books Product Description The Greek myths are a fascinating part of our cultural heritage, and young children will find these stories of gods, mortals and monsters irresistible. This collection of the best-known stories are retold in a magical and sensitive way.’

Need

Rating: (143 reviews) Author: Carrie Jones Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Children’s Books Product Description Zara collects phobias the way other girls collect Facebook friends. Little wonder, since life’s been pretty rough so far. Her father left, her stepfather just died, and her mother’s pretty much checked out. Now Zara’s living with her grandmother in sleepy, cold […]

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

Cracking the SAT Math 1 & 2 Subject Tests, 2009-2010 Edition (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description The Princeton Review realizes that acing the SAT Math Subject Tests is very different from earning straight A’s in school. We don’t try to teach you everything there is to know about math—only the techniques and information you’ll need to maximize your score. In […]

Fancy Nancy: Poet Extraordinaire!

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Jane O’connor Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Calling all poets! Fancy Nancy Clancy is so poetic, even her name rhymes. And with limericks, couplets, free verse, and more, poetry is plenty fancy! So when her teacher Ms. Glass gives Nancy and her classmates an assignment to come up with their very own […]

The Secret Circle: The Captive Part II and The Power (Secret Circle (Harper Teen))

Rating: (15 reviews) Author: L. J. Smith Publisher: HarperTeen Product Description Caught in the struggle between good and evil . . . Cassie has joined the most alluring—and deadly—in-crowd imaginable. But power comes with a price, and it’s more dangerous than she knows. Torn between the dueling desires of the two leaders of the Secret […]

Awakening (Sweep, No. 5)

Rating: (25 reviews) Author: Cate Tiernan Publisher: Puffin Product Description For now, Morgan is safe from the dark wave that has been attacking witches. Betrayed by her first love, she is trying to come to grips with her Woodbane heritage and with Wicca—its thorn and its rose.

Jack: Secret Circles (Repairman Jack)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: F. Paul Wilson Publisher: Tor Teen Product Description When his five-year-old neighbor goes missing, Jack can’t help feeling responsible. He should have taken Cody home when he found him riding his bicycle near the Pine Barrens. And then a lost man wanders out of the woods after being chased all night […]

The Anger Workbook for Teens: Activities to Help You Deal With Anger and Frustration (Instant Help)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Raychelle Cassada Lohmann Publisher: Instant Help Books Product Description Between family life and the pressures of school, there’s no doubt that it’s stressful being a teenager. But if you’ve noticed yourself beginning to take out your frustrations on the people you love most-your parents, brothers or sisters, and friends-it may be […]

Guess How Much I Love You

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Sam McBratney Publisher: Candlewick Product Description Now in a deluxe new edition Guess how much kids will love this! The original family classic is now available in a fresh new hardcover featuring embossing on the cover — and a new, larger trim size, making it perfect for lap sharing.

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, […]

The Flat Stanley Collection Box Set

Rating: (16 reviews) Author: Jeff Brown Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Stanley Lambchop is an ordinary boy. At least he was, until the night his bulletin board fell off the wall and flattened him. At only half an inch thick, Stanley can slide under doors, mail himself across the country in an envelope, and fly like […]

Magic Tree House Boxed Set, Books 1-28

Rating: (19 reviews) Author: Mary Pope Osborne Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Product Description “I WISH WE COULD GO THERE!” When they are in the tree house, Jack and Annie only have to say those simple words and the tree house starts to spin, faster and faster. . . . And then, poof!—the […]

Ranger’s Apprentice, Book 9: Halt’s Peril

Author: John Flanagan Publisher: Philomel

Found (The Missing, Book 1)

Rating: (60 reviews) Author: Margaret Peterson Haddix Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Product Description Thirteen-year-old Jonah has always known that he was adopted, and he’s never thought it was any big deal. Then he and a new friend, Chip, who’s also adoped, begin receiving mysterious letters. The first one says, “You are one of […]

The Screwtape Letters: First Ever Full-cast Dramatization of the Diabolical Classic (Radio Theatre)

Rating: (24 reviews) Author: Publisher: Tyndale Entertainment Product Description From the award-winning audio drama team that brought you Radio Theatre’s Amazing Grace and The Chronicles of Narnia. In his enduringly popular masterpiece The Screwtape Letters, C. S. Lewis re-imagines Hell as a gruesome bureaucracy. With spiritual insight and wry wit, Lewis suggests that demons, laboring […]

Warriors: Power of Three #5: Long Shadows

Rating: (39 reviews) Author: Erin Hunter Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description The Clans are in turmoil. ShadowClan has turned its back on StarClan and pledged to follow the dark predictions of Sol, the strange cat who foretold the solar eclipse. But not all the cats have lost faith in their warrior ancestors. . . . Jaypaw […]

Eclipse (The Twilight Saga)

Rating: (1888 reviews) Author: Stephenie Meyer Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Product Description Readers captivated by Twilight and New Moon will eagerly devour the paperback edition Eclipse, the third book in Stephenie Meyer’s riveting vampire love saga. As Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her […]

The Help

Rating: (1716 reviews) Author: Kathryn Stockett Publisher: Amy Einhorn Books/Putnam Product Description Three ordinary women are about to take one extraordinary step. Twenty-two-year-old Skeeter has just returned home after graduating from Ole Miss. She may have a degree, but it is 1962, Mississippi, and her mother will not be happy till Skeeter has a ring […]

Medical School Admission Requirements (MSAR) 2010-2011: The Most Authoritative Guide to U.S. and Canadian Medical Schools (Medical School Admission Requirements, United States and Canada)

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Association of American Medical Colleges Publisher: Assn of Amer Medical Colleges Product Description This must-have book — often called the “bible of medical school guides” –is the #1 source for medical school applicants. The 2010-2011 edition features more information than ever before. The MSAR is the #1 source for:>/b> Information on […]

Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Phillip M Hoose Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) Product Description “When it comes to justice, there is no easy way to get it. You can’t sugarcoat it. You have to take a stand and say, ‘This is not right.’” – Claudette Colvin On March 2, 1955, an impassioned teenager, fed […]

Snowflake Bentley (Caldecott Medal Book)

Rating: (43 reviews) Author: Jacqueline Briggs Martin Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Product Description From the time he was a small boy, Wilson Bentley saw snowflakes as small miracles. And he determined that one day his camera would capture for others the wonder of the tiny crystal. Bentley’s enthusiasm for photographing snowflakes was often […]

The 39 Clues Book 1:The Maze of Bones

Rating: (58 reviews) Author: Rick Riordan Publisher: Scholastic Press Product Description Minutes before she died Grace Cahill changed her will, leaving her decendants an impossible decision: “You have a choice – one million dollars or a clue.” Grace is the last matriarch of the Cahills, the world’s most powerful family. Everyone from Napoleon to Houdini […]

The Three Pigs

Rating: (71 reviews) Author: David Wiesner Publisher: Clarion Books Product Description This picture book begins placidly (and familiarly) enough, with three pigs collecting materials and going off to build houses of straw, sticks, and bricks. But the wolf”s huffing and puffing blows the first pig right out of the story . . . and into […]

A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Writings (Penguin Classics)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: Penguin Classics Product Description This new selection of Dickens’s Christmas writings confirms his lasting influence upon our idea of the Christmas spirit: that Christmas is a time for celebration, charity, and memory. In addition to the beloved A Christmas Carol, this volume includes such festive works as “Christmas […]

The Lord of the Rings: 50th Anniversary, One Vol. Edition

Rating: (261 reviews) Author: J.R.R. Tolkien Publisher: Mariner Books Product Description One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, […]