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Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH

Robert C. O'Brien · Sunburst Communications [production company]
Pages: 233
Format: Paperback

Some extraordinary rats come to the aid of a mouse family in this Newbery Medal Award-winning classic by notable children's author Robert C. O'Brien.Mrs. Frisby, a widowed mouse with four small children, is faced with a terrible problem. She must move her family to their summer quarters...
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The Borrowers

Mary Norton · Harcourt
Pages: 180
Format: Paperback

The Borrowers - the Clock family: Homily, Pod, and their fourteen-year-old daughter, Arrietty, to be precise - are tiny people who live underneath the kitchen floor of an old English country manor. All their minuscule home furnishings, from postage stamp paintings to champagne cork chairs,...
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The Birchbark House

Louise Erdrich · Hyperion Paperbacks for Children
Pages: 244
Format: Paperback

"[In this] story of a young Ojibwa girl, Omakayas, living on an island in Lake Superior around 1847, Louise Erdrich is reversing the narrative perspective used in most children's stories about nineteenth-century Native Americans. Instead of looking out at 'them' as dangers or curiosities,...
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The Book of Three

Lloyd Alexander · Henry Holt & Co.
Pages: 190
Format: Paperback

The Newbery-winning fantasy series now available in gorgeous new paperback editions! Since The Book of Three was first published in 1964, young readers have been enthralled by the adventures of Taran the Assistant Pig-Keeper and his quest to become a hero. Taran is joined by an engaging...
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Half Magic

Edward Eager · Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

It all begins with a strange coin on a sun-warmed sidewalk. Jane finds the coin, and becasue she and her sblings are having the worst, most dreadfully boring summer ever, she idly wishes something exciting would happen. And something does: Her wish is granted. Or not quite....
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Charlotte's Web

E. B. White · Sundance
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

This beloved book by E. B. White, author of Stuart Little and The Trumpet of the Swan, is a classic of children's literature that is "just about perfect."Some Pig. Humble. Radiant. These are the words in Charlotte's Web, high up in Zuckerman's barn. Charlotte's spiderweb tells...
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Esperanza renace:

Pam Munoz Ryan · Scholastic Paperbacks
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

A Mexican "Grapes of Wrath," based on a family story, from the award-winning author of Riding Freedom.Esperanza Ortega tiene todos los tesoros que una chica pueda desear: hermosos vestidos, una linda casa llena de sirvientes en México, y la promesa de que un día llegará...
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The Giver

Lois Lowry · Laurel Leaf
Pages: 179
Format: Paperback

Jonas's world is perfect. Everything is under control. There is no war or fear of pain. There are no choices. Every person is assigned a role in the community. When Jonas turns 12 he is singled out to receive special training from The Giver. The Giver alone holds the memories of the true...
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From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

E.L. Konigsburg · Aladdin Books
Pages: 162
Format: Paperback

In this winner of the Newbery Medal from E.L. Konigsburg, when suburban Claudia Kincaid decides to run away, she knows she doesn't just want to run from somewhere, she wants to run to somewhere - to a place that is comfortable, beautiful, and, preferably, elegant.Claudia knew that she could...
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Grandfather's Journey

Allen Say · Sandpiper
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

Lyrical, breathtaking, splendid - words used to describe Allen Say's Grandfather's Journey when it was first published. At once deeply personal yet expressing universally held emotions, this tale of one man's love for two countries and his constant desire to be in both places captured readers'...
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Grandfather's Journey

Allen Say · Turtleback Books
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

A picture book masterpiece from Caldecott medal winner Allen Say now available in paperback Lyrical, breathtaking, splendid--words used to describe Allen Say's Grandfather's Journey when it was first published. At once deeply personal yet expressing universally held emotions, this tale...
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Holes

Louis Sachar · Dell
Pages: 8
Format: Paperback

This winner of the Newbery Medal and the National Book Award features Stanley Yelnats, a kid who is under a curse. A curse that began with his no-good-dirty-rotten-pig-stealing-great-great-grandfather and has since followed generations of Yelnats. Now Stanley has been unjustly sent to a boys'...
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Hatchet

Gary Paulsen · Simon Pulse
Pages: 189
Format: Print book

This award-winning contemporary classic is the survival story with which all others are compared--and a page-turning, heart-stopping adventure, recipient of the Newbery Honor. LOST Brian Robertson, sole passenger on a Cessna 406, is on his way to visit his father when the tiny bush plane...
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Harriet the Spy

Louise Fitzhugh · Dell Yearling
Pages: 300
Format: Paperback

Harriet M. Welsch is a spy. In her notebook, she writes down everything she knows about everyone, even her classmates and her best friends. Then Harriet loses track of her notebook, and it ends up in the wrong hands. Before she can stop them, her friends have read the always truthful, sometimes...
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The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

C S Lewis · HarperTrophy
Pages: 206
Format: Paperback

A mass-market paperback edition of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, book two in the classic fantasy series, The Chronicles of Narnia. This edition features cover art by Cliff Nielsen and interior black-and-white illustrations by the series' original illustrator, Pauline Baynes. Four...
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The Little Prince

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry · Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
Pages: 96
Format: Paperback

Few stories are as widely read and as universally cherished by children and adults alike as The Little Prince. Richard Howard's translation of the beloved classic beautifully reflects Saint-Exupéry's unique and gifted style. Howard, an acclaimed poet and one of the preeminent translators...
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Matilda

Roald Dahl · Alfaguara
Pages: 264
Format: Paperback

Una niñita genio devoralibros con asombrosos y divertidos poderes.Matilda es una ávida lectora de solo cinco años. Sensible e inteligente, todos la admiran menos sus mediocres padres, que la consideran una inútil. Además, tiene poderes extraños y maravillosos ... Un día,...
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Mr. Popper's Penguins

Richard Atwater · Little
Pages: 138
Format: Print book

A classic of American humor, the adventures of a house painter and his brood of high-stepping penguins have delighted children for generations. "Here is a book to read aloud in groups of all ages. There is not an extra or misplaced word in the whole story."--The Horn Book. Newbery...
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The Phantom Tollbooth

Norton Juster · Epstein & Carroll ; distributed by Random House
Pages: 255
Format: Print book

With almost 4 million copies sold over 50 years after its original publication, generations of readers have now journeyed with Milo to the Lands Beyond in this beloved classic that Philip Pullman says "comes up bright and new every time I read it . . . it will continue to charm and delight...
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Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

Mildred D Taylor · Puffin Books
Pages: 276
Format: Paperback

The stunning repackage of a timeless Newbery Award Winner, with cover art by two-time Caldecott Honor Award winner Kadir Nelson!With the land to hold them together, nothing can tear the Logans apart. Why is the land so important to Cassie's family? It takes the events of one turbulent year...
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Ramona the Pest

Beverly Cleary · HarperTrophy
Pages: 211
Format: Paperback

Ramona Quimby is excited to start kindergarten. No longer does she have to watch her older sister, Beezus, ride the bus to school with all the big kids. She's finally old enough to do it too!Then she gets into trouble for pulling her classmate's boingy curls during recess. Even worse, her crush...
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Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing

Judy Blume · Puffin Books
Pages: 120
Format: Paperback

Celebrating 40 years of a Judy Blume classic! Millions of fans young and old have been entertained by the quick wit of Peter Hatcher, the hilarious antics of mischevious Fudge, and the unbreakable confidence of know-it-all Sheila Tubman in Judy Blume's five Fudge books. And now, Puffin...
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The Westing Game

Ellen Raskin · Puffin Books
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

A Newbery Medal Winner"A supersharp mystery...confoundingly clever, and very funny." - BOOKLIST , starred review A bizarre chain of events begins when sixteen unlikely people gather for the reading of Samuel W. Westing's will. And though no one knows why the eccentric, game-loving...
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Winnie-the-Pooh

A A Milne · Dell Co.
Pages: 174
Format: Paperback

For nearly seventy years, readers have been delighted by the adventures of Christopher Robin and his lovable friends. Paired with the perfectly suited drawings of Ernest H. Shepard, A.A. Milne's classic story continues to captivate children of all ages.
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