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September 26, 2019

Tuesdays at the Castle

Jessica Day George · Bloomsbury
Pages: 228
Format: Book

Tuesdays at Castle Glower are Princess Celie's favorite days. That's because on Tuesdays the castle adds a new room, a turret, or sometimes even an entire wing. No one ever knows what the castle will do next, and no one-other than Celie, that is-takes the time to map out the new additions....

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October 24, 2019

The Witches

Roald Dahl · Puffin; Unabridged edition
Format: Paperback

This is not a fairy tale. This is about real witches.Grandmamma loves to tell about witches. Real witches are the most dangerous of all living creatures on earth. Theres nothing they hate so much as children, and they work all kinds of terrifying spells to get rid of them. Her grandson...

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November 21, 2019

Number the Stars

Lois Lowry · Houghton Mifflin
Pages: 137
Format: Book

As the German troops begin their campaign to "relocate" all the Jews of Denmark, Annemarie Johansen's family takes in Annemarie's best friend, Ellen Rosen, and conceals her as part of the family.

Through the eyes of ten-year-old Annemarie, we watch as the Danish...

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January 23, 2020


Louis Sachar
Pages: 62
Format: Book

As further evidence of his family's bad fortune which they attribute to a curse on a distant relative, Stanley Yelnats is sent to a hellish correctional camp in the Texas desert where he finds his first real friend, a treasure, and a new sense of himself.
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February 27, 2020


Sharon Creech · HarperTrophy
Pages: 180
Format: Print book

Run run run.

That's what twelve-year-old Annie loves to do. When she's barefoot and running, she can hear her heart beating . . . thump-Thump, thump-Thump. It's a rhythm that makes sense in a year when everything's shifting: Her mother is pregnant, her grandfather is forgetful,...

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March 26, 2020

Everything on a Waffle

Polly Horvath
Pages: 160
Format: Book

By the author of The Trolls, a National Book Award Finalist.My name is Primrose Squarp. I am eleven years old. I have hair the color of carrots in apricot glaze (recipe to follow) , skin fair and clear where it isn't freckled, and eyes like summer storms.Readers will know right from...

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April 23, 2020

Charlotte's Web

E. B. White · HarperFestival;
Pages: 192
Format: Book

In his classic and beloved novel, E. B. White tells the memorable story of Wilbur, a little pig who becomes famous with the help of his clever friend Charlotte and their chatty animal neighbors. As the runt of the litter, Wilbur struggles to survive from the very beginning. Fern fights...

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