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by Park, Barbara; Brunkus, Denise, illustrator
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Originally published: New York : Random House, ©2000
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Topics: School field trips, Farms, Fear, School field trips, Farms, Fear, Farms, Fear, School field trips
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by Achebe, Chinua
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[This book is] a simple story of a "strong man" whose life is dominated by fear and anger ...Uniquely ...African, at the same time it reveals [the author's] ... awareness of the human qualities common to men of all times and places.-Back cover
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Topics: Igbo (African people), British, Men, Race relations
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by Riordan, Rick
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Glossary, p. 555-7
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 4, Reading Level-Grade 5, Reading Level-Grade 6, Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading...
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by Riordan, Rick
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Annabeth is terrified. Just when she's about to be reunited with Percy -- after six months of being apart, thanks to Hera -- it looks like Camp Jupiter is preparing for war. As Annabeth and her friends Jason, Piper, and Leo fly in on the Argo II, she can't blame the Roman demigods for thinking the ship is a Greek weapon. With its steaming bronze dragon masthead, Leo's fantastical creation doesn't appear friendly. Annabeth hopes that the sight of their praetor Jason on deck will reassure the...
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Topics: Reading Level-Grade 6, Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading...
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by Todd, Anna
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"Book One of the After series--the Internet sensation with millions of readers. Tessa didn't plan on meeting H. during her freshman year of college. But now that she has, her life will never be the same"--
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Topics: Man-woman relationships, FICTION, FICTION, Man-woman relationships
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by DiCamillo, Kate
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Ten-year-old India Opal Buloni describes her first summer in the town of Naomi, Florida, and all the good things that happen to her because of her big ugly dog Winn-Dixie
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Topics: Dogs, City and town life, Friendship, Dogs, City and town life, Friendship
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by Schwartz, Alvin
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Topics: Ghost stories, American, Tales -- United States, Ghosts -- Folklore, Horror stories, Folklore --...
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by Riordan, Rick
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ix, 318 pages : 32 cm
Topics: Fiction, Gods, Greek -- Juvenile fiction, Jackson, Percy (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile...
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A Valentine's Day dance at Greg's middle school has turned his world upside down until an unexpected twist gives Greg a partner for the dance and leaves his best friend Rowley the odd man out
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Topics: Middle schools, Schools, Valentine's Day, Dance parties, Best friends, Friendship, Family life,...
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by King, Stephen, 1947-
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x, 1138 pages ; 24 cm
Topics: Horror stories, Horror tales, Good and evil -- Fiction, Maine -- Fiction, Horror fiction
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by Gaines, Ernest J., 1933-
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In his first novel in ten years, Ernest Gaines, the highly acclaimed author of the best-selling The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman, brings us a wrenching story of death and identity in a small Cajun Louisiana community in the late 1940s. A young black named Jefferson is a reluctant party in a shoot-out in a liquor store in which the three other men involved are all killed, including the white store owner. Jefferson, the only survivor, is accused of murder. At the trial, the essence of the...
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Topics: African American men, Death row inmates, Race relations, Friendship, Roman américain
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by Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)
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Topics: Cerebral palsy, Children with disabilities, Communication, Interpersonal relations, Genius, People...
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by Kinney, Jeff
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Middle-schooler Greg Heffley nimbly sidesteps his father's attempts to change Greg's wimpy ways until his father threatens to send him to military school
Topics: Middle schools, Schools, Family life, Diaries, Humorous stories, Middle schools, Schools, Families,...
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by Hosseini, Khaled
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An epic tale of fathers and sons, of friendship and betrayal, that takes us from Afghanistan in the final days of the monarchy to the atrocities of the present. The unforgettable, heartbreaking story of the unlikely friendship between a wealthy boy and the son of his father's servant, The Kite Runner is a beautifully crafted novel set in a country that is in the process of being destroyed. It is about the power of reading, the price of betrayal, and the possibility of redemption, and it is also...
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Topics: Male friendship, Social classes, Betrayal, Boys
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by Roth, Veronica
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Topics: Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading Level-Grade 10,...
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Book 1 in series
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Topics: Middle schools, Friendship, Schools, Diaries, Middle schools, Friendship, Schools, Diaries,...
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by Toriyama, Akira, 1955-; Jones, Gerard, 1957-; Morimoto, Mari
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"In the original Japanese edition, Dragon Ball and Dragon Ball Z are known collectively as the 42-volume series Dragon Ball. The English Dragon Ball Z was originally volumes 17-42 of the Japanese Dragon Ball"--Prelimimary page
Topics: Graphic Novels-Manga, Fiction, Comics & Graphic Novels - General, Juvenile Fiction, Movie Tie -...
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by Cass, Kiera
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"Sixteen-year-old America Singer is living in the caste-divided nation of Illéa, which formed after the war that destroyed the United States. America is chosen to compete in the Selection--a contest to see which girl can win the heart of Illéa's prince--but all she really wants is a chance for a future with her secret love, Aspen, who is a caste below her"--
Topics: Marriage, Contests, Social classes, Princes, Love, Revolutionaries, JUVENILE FICTION / Love &...
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by Palacio, R. J
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Ten-year-old Auggie Pullman, who was born with extreme facial abnormalities and was not expected to survive, goes from being home-schooled to entering fifth grade at a private middle school in Manhattan, which entails enduring the taunting and fear of his classmates as he struggles to be seen as just another student
Topics: Abnormalities, Human, Self-acceptance, Middle schools, Schools
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by Mitch Albom
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Topics: Schwartz, Morris S, Brandeis University -- Faculty -- Biography, Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis --...
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by Jakes, T. D
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Bishop T.D. Jakes offers inspired advice for women who want to enrich their relationships -- with themselves, their men and their God
Topics: Women, Women, Christian women, Christian women, Marriage
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by Todd, Anna, author
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671 pages ; 22 cm
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Topics: College students -- Fiction, Man-woman relationships -- Fiction
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by Kinney, Jeff; Kinney, Jeff, book designer, cover designer; Beckerman, Chad, cover designer; Amulet Books, publisher
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"Book design by Jeff Kinney ; Cover design by Chad W. Beckerman and Jeff Kinney."--T.p. verso
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Topics: Wit and humor, Juvenile, Humorous stories, Summer, Diaries, Vacations, Video games, Mothers and...
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by Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi, 1977-
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"A young woman from Nigeria leaves behind her home and her first love to start a new life in America, only to find her dreams are not all she expected"--
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading Level-Grade 10,...
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by Kinney, Jeff, author
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The Heffley family road trip starts off full of promise, then quickly takes several wrong turns--with everything from a fender bender to crazed seagulls--but even the worst road trip can turn into an adventure, and this is one the Heffleys will not soon forget
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Topics: Automobile travel, Vacations, Families, Diaries, Humorous stories, JUVENILE FICTION, Humorous...
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by Kinney, Jeff
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Gift of William A. Gosling
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Topics: Maturation (Psychology), Families, Friendship, Diaries, Humorous stories, Maturation (Psychology),...
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by David R. Hawkins
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Topics: Consciousness., Kinesiology., Human behavior.
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by Ben Carson
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199 pages : 21 cm
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Topics: Diary of a wimpy kid (Motion picture), Diary of a wimpy kid (Motion picture), Diary of a wimpy kid...
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by Dangarembga, Tsitsi
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"This U.S. edition first published in 1989 by Seal Press"--T.p. verso
Topic: Women
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by Swokowski, Earl William, 1926-; Olinick, Michael; Pence, Dennis
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Includes index
Topic: Calculus
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by Card, Orson Scott
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Sequel: Ender's Shadow
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading Level-Grade 10,...
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by Lowry, Lois
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137 p. ; 22 cm
Topics: World War, 1939-1945 -- Denmark -- Juvenile fiction, World War, 1939-1945 -- Denmark -- Fiction,...
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by Neil Strauss
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Introduction to astrology: Twelve astrological roles of the Sun -- Archetypes and roles for the twelve zodiac signs -- Twelve astrological signs -- Ten planets -- Decanates -- Progressions -- Introduction to fixed stars: Fixed stars basic rules of interpretation -- List of fixed stars -- Introduction to numerology: How to calculate your holistic number -- Nine basic numbers -- How to calculate your personal year number -- Nine personal year interpretations -- Thirty-one personal day...
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Topics: Birthdays, Astrology and psychology, Numerology, Personality, Astrology and psychology, Birthdays,...
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by Archer, Jeffrey, 1940-
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Topics: United States. Central Intelligence Agency, Intelligence officers, Assassins, World politics
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by Meyer, Stephenie, 1973-
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"Megan Tingley books."
Topics: Vampires, High schools, Schools, Vampires, High schools
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by White, E. B. (Elwyn Brooks), 1899-1985; Williams, Garth
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Wilbur, the pig, is desolate when he discovers that he is destined to be the farmer's Christmas dinner until his spider friend, Charlotte, decides to help him
Topics: Swine, Domestic animals, Spiders, Pigs, Farm life, Friendship, Swine
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by Raymond A. Moody
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Topics: Future life -- Case studies, Death -- Case studies
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A young boy living in the Ozarks achieves his heart's desire when he becomes the owner of two redbone hounds and teaches them to be champion hunters
Topic: Dogs
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by Frank, Katherine
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 537-544) and index
Topics: Gandhi, Indira, 1917-1984, Gandhi, Indira, Prime ministers, Biographie
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by Jamie McGuire
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Topics: Man-woman relationships, Fiction
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by David J. Magee
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Topics: Orthopaedics & fractures, Physiotherapy, Orthopedics, Diagnosis, Medical / Nursing, Medical,...
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by Coerr, Eleanor
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Staying with her grandparents after the atomic bomb has been dropped on Nagasaki, ten-year-old Mieko feels that the happiness in her heart has departed forever and she will no longer be able to produce a beautiful drawing for the contest at school
Topics: Juvenile Historical Fiction, Historical - Asia, Juvenile Fiction, Children's Books/Ages 9-12...
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by Cooper, Geoffrey M
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 648-650) and index
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Topics: Cellular biology, Molecular biology, Microchemistry, Science, Science/Mathematics, General, Life...
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by Pichon, Liz
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238 pages : 20 cm
Topics: Englisch, .., Boys -- Juvenile fiction, Families -- Juvenile fiction, School children -- Juvenile...
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Examining the complexities of the problems of black youths from an insider's perspective, an African-American journalist recalls his own troubled childhood, his rehabilitation while in prison, and his successful Washington Post career. Reprint. 150,000 first printing. The author remembers his journey from a working class African American neighborhood to prison to a prestigious position on the Washington Post
Topics: McCall, Nathan, African Americans, Journalists, African American youth, African American men
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by Atkins, P. W. (Peter William), 1940-; Jones, Loretta
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Includes index
Topics: Chemistry, Chemie, Química, Einführung, Chemie, Einführung
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by Cho, Yong-gi, 1936-
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Topics: Cho, Yong-gi, 1936-, Holy Spirit, Baptism in the Holy Spirit, Gifts, Spiritual, Pentecostalism
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by William D. Thornbury
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Topic: Geomorphology.
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by Riordan, Rick
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A Junior Library Guild selection
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Topics: Reading Level-Grade 4, Reading Level-Grade 5, Reading Level-Grade 6, Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading...
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by McNaught, Judith
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Abducted from her covent school, headstrong Scottish beauty Jennifer Merrick does not easily surrender to Royce Westmoreland, Duke of Claymore
Topic: Historical fiction
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by Riordan, Rick
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Percy is confused. When he awoke from his long sleep, he didn't know much more than his name. His brain fuzz is lingering, even after the wolf Lupa told him he is a demigod and trained him to fight with the pen/sword in his pocket. Somehow Percy manages to make it to a camp for half-bloods, despite the fact that he has to keep killing monsters along the way. But the camp doesn't ring any bells with him. The only thing he can recall from his past is another name: Annabeth ... Hazel is supposed...
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 4, Reading Level-Grade 5, Reading Level-Grade 6, Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading...
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by Eddings, David
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Garion and his companions must locate his son before Zandramas uses the child in a rite that will raise the Dark Prophesy
Topics: Mallorea (Imaginary place), Garion (Fictitious character), Garion (Fictitious character), Mallorea...
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"This edition contains the complete text of the original hardcover edition. Not one word has been omitted"--T.p. verso
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 11, Reading Level-Grade 12
Source: inlibrary
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by Hinton, S. E
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Sixteen-year-old Mark and Bryon have been like brothers since childhood, but now, as their involvement with girls, gangs, and drugs increases, their relationship seems to gradually disintegrate
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Topics: Friendship, Social problems, Drug abuse, Drug abuse, Friendship, Social problems, Friendship
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by Santiago, Esmeralda; Santiago, Esmeralda. Almost a woman
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Continued by: Almost a woman
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 11, Reading Level-Grade 12
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by Sparks, Nicholas
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Originally published: Boston, Mass.: Warner, 1999; London: Bantam, 2000
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by Cann, Kate
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Sequel to: Ready?
Topics: Love, Sexual ethics, Teenagers, Man-woman relationships, Sexual ethics, Young adult fiction
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by Albom, Mitch, 1958-
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Weaves three stories about 83-year-old Eddie, the head maintenance person at Ruby Point Amusement park. Eddie meets 5 individuals in heaven each with a story to share, a secret to reveal and a lesson. The have profound meanings for Eddie on the real purpose of his life
Topics: Accident victims, Amusement parks, Amusement rides, Future life, Older men, Heaven, Death,...
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by Roleff, Tamara L., 1959-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 153-158) and index
Topics: Sex education & the facts of life, Sexual behavior, Social Problems (General) (Young Adult),...
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by Schaefer, Valorie Lee; Bendell, Norm, ill
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"American girl library."
Topics: Girls, Grooming for girls, Girls, Grooming
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by Patricia Mccormick
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Topics: Social Issues - Sexual Abuse, Social Issues - General, General, Juvenile Fiction, Children's Books...
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by Ries, Al; Trout, Jack
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Includes index
Topic: Positioning (Advertising)
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by Kaysen, Susanna, 1948-
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Topics: Kaysen, Susanna, 1948-, Kaysen, Susanna, 1948-, Psychiatric hospital patients, Commitment of...
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by Adiga, Aravind
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Balram Halwai is a complicated man. Servant. Philosopher. Entrepreneur. Murderer. Over the course of seven nights, by the scattered light of a preposterous chandelier, Balram tells the terrible and transfixing story of how he came to be a success in life--having nothing but his own wits to help him along
Topics: Chauffeurs, Poor, Ambition, Businesspeople
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by Dahl, Roald; Blake, Quentin, ill
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"A Trumpet Club special edition."
Topics: Giants, Orphans, Giants, Orphans
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by Dahl, Roald; Blake, Quentin, illustrator
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Kidsnatched from her orphanage by a BFG (Big Friendly Giant), who spends his life blowing happyb dreams to children, Sophie concocts with him a plan to save the world from nine other man-gobbling canibal giants
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Topics: Children's stories, English, Giants, Orphans, Giants, Orphans, Children's stories, English, Giants,...
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by Peirce, Lincoln
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"In this latest misadventure, Nate, the all-time record-holder for detentions, gets to see how the other half lives as he follows his best friend Francis's example and becomes a total neat freak; has Nate totally flipped out?"--
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Topics: Conduct of life, Orderliness, Friendship, Middle schools, Schools, Humorous stories, Behavior,...
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by Sheldon, Sidney
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In Paris, Washington, and at a breathtaking villa in Greece, an innocent American becomes a bewildered, horror-stricken pawn in a game of vengeance and betrayal, in this paperback reissue of Sheldon's #1 bestseller.
Topics: Capitalists and financiers, Married women, Americans, Fiction, Protected DAISY, Accessible book,...
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by Riordan, Rick
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When the goddess Artemis goes missing, she is believed to have been kidnapped. And now it's up to Percy and his friends to find out what happened. Who is powerful enough to kidnap a goddess? They must find Artemis before the winter solstice, when her influence on the Olympian Council could swing an important vote on the war with the titans. Not only that, but first Percy will have to solve the mystery of a rare monster that Artemis was hunting when she disappeared -- a monster rumored to be so...
Topics: Artemis (Greek deity), Jackson, Percy (Fictitious character), Titans (Mythology), Missing persons,...
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by Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961
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Topics: Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961, Authors, American
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by Steven D. Levitt
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Topics: Economics -- Psychological aspects, Economics -- Sociological aspects
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by Lad, Vasant, 1943-
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Includes bibliographical references (page 309) and index
Topics: Medicine, Ayurvedic., Medicine, Ayurvedic, Complementary Therapies
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by Andy Mulligan
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Topics: Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading Level-Grade 10, Reading Level-Grade 11,...