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Missing Since Monday
Audience: 4th Grade - 7th Grade
Maggie is babysitting her stepsister when her stepsister is kidnapped! Read this book to find out what happens!
Date read: 2/18/2010
Audience: 4th Grade - 8th Grade
In 1930's Mississippi, a 10-year-old white child, Jeremy Simms watches a bus driver order all black passengers, including his friends, the Logan family, off of a full bus because some white passengers, who arrived late, needed to board.
Date read: 4/13/2009
Audience: 5th Grade - 8th Grade
Arthur's life is saved by a key, shaped like the minute hand of a clock; but bizarre creatures from another realm are determined to take the key, even if it means killing Arthur. This is book one of The Keys to the Kingdom series.
Date read: 3/27/2009
Misty of Chincoteague
Audience: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
The band of wild ponies on Assateague Island includes the mysterious Phantom. Paul and his sister Maureen are determined to own a pony from this herd. What happens when the Phantom and her foal Misty are included in the annual pony roundup? If you enjoy this book, be sure to read the sequel: Stormy, Misty's Foal.
Awards won: Newbery Honor book 1948
Date read: 10/20/2011
Audience: 6th Grade - 8th Grade
Hank's secret dream is to become a professional tennis player, but he'll never measure up to his brother's innate talent. His family is in chaos since his parents' divorce, and Hank sees no chance to improve his tennis skills, much less gain any social status in his new town. His peculiar next door neighbor, Tremont, has taken to following him around and acting like his friend. Meanwhile, it's Hank's first week in a new school, and he's already failing algebra. Just when it seems nothing could get worse, Hank and Tremont hatch a plan. Can this unlikely pair give Hank a shot at his dream?
Date read: 12/28/2009
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