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  • Lucy Rose, here's the thing about me [downloadable ebook]

    Lucy Rose, here's the thing about me2008

    by Katy Kelly

    (279)

    Summary: Eight-year-old Lucy Rose keeps a diary of her first year in Washington, D.C., her home since her parents separation, where she spends time with her grandparents, makes new friends, and longs to...  more »

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  • Flipped [downloadable ebook]

    Flipped2008

    by Wendelin Van Draanen

    (97,452)

    Summary: In alternating chapters, two teenagers describe how their feelings about themselves, each other, and their families have changed over the years.

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  • Flipped [downloadable ebook]

    Flipped2010

    by Wendelin Van Draanen

    (97,451)

    Summary: In alternating chapters, two teenagers describe how their feelings about themselves, each other, and their families have changed over the years.

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  • Cheesie Mack is not a genius or anything [downloadable ebook]

    Cheesie Mack is not a genius or anything2011

    by Stephen L Cotler

    (421)

    Summary: Eleven-year-old Ronald "Cheesie" Mack relates events he and his best friend, Georgie, experience as fifth grade comes to an end and their summer plans are drastically changed, due in part to an old,...  more »

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  • Mountain solo [downloadable ebook]

    Mountain solo2003

    by Jeanette Ingold

    (158)

    Summary: Back at her childhood home in Missoula, Montana, after a disastrous concert in Germany, a teenage violin prodigy contemplates giving up life with her mother in New York City and her music as she, her...  more »

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  • The best bad luck I ever had [downloadable ebook]

    The best bad luck I ever had2009

    by Kristin Levine

    (2,977)

    Summary: In Moundville, Alabama, in 1917, twelve-year-old Dit hopes the new postmaster will have a son his age, but instead he meets Emma, who is black, and their friendship challenges accepted ways of...  more »

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  • The replacement [downloadable ebook]

    The replacement2010

    by Brenna Yovanoff

    (19,114)

    Summary: Sixteen-year-old Mackie Doyle knows that he replaced a human child when he was just an infant, and when a friend's sister disappears he goes against his family's and town's deliberate denial of the...  more »

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  • Judy Moody and the bad luck charm [downloadable ebook]

    Judy Moody and the bad luck charm2012

    by Megan McDonald

    (1,351)

    Summary: "The lucky penny in Judy Moody's pocket sure does seem to be working. She can't stop winning-at bowling, spelling, the unbeatable Prize Claw, everything! For sure and absolute positive, she'll ride...  more »

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  • The ballad of Lucy Whipple [downloadable ebook]

    The ballad of Lucy Whipple1996

    by Karen Cushman

    (2,418)

    Summary: In 1849, twelve-year-old California Morning Whipple, who renames herself Lucy, is distraught when her mother moves the family from Massachusetts to a rough California mining town.

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  • Feathers [downloadable ebook]

    Feathers2009

    by Jacqueline Woodson

    (6,650)

    Summary: When a new, white student nicknamed "The Jesus Boy" joins her sixth grade class in the winter of 1971, Frannie's growing friendship with him makes her start to see some things in a new light.

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  • Tall tales [downloadable ebook]

    Tall tales2008

    by Karen Day

    (191)

    Summary: Sixth-grader Meg Summers and her family move to a new state every few years as her alcoholic father tries to get a fresh start, but when they land in Indiana and Meg finally makes a real friend and...  more »

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  • Calli be gold [downloadable ebook]

    Calli be gold2011

    by Michele Weber Hurwitz

    (680)

    Summary: Eleven-year-old Calli, the third child in a family of busy high-achievers, likes to take her time and observe rather than rush around, and when she meets an awkward, insecure second-grader named Noah...  more »

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  • A crooked kind of perfect [downloadable ebook]

    A crooked kind of perfect2007

    by Linda Urban

    (12,295)

    Summary: Ten-year-old Zoe Elias, who longs to play the piano but must resign herself to learning the organ, instead, finds that her musicianship has a positive impact on her workaholic mother, her jittery father, and her school social life.

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  • Dead is a state of mind [downloadable ebook]

    Dead is a state of mind2009

    by Marlene Perez

    (6,326)

    Summary: When a gorgeous new student's prediction that a teacher will be murdered comes true, seventeen-year-old Daisy is determined to solve the crime, but when all signs point to the killer being a werewolf, she fears she is in over her head.

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  • The accidental genius of Weasel High [downloadable ebook]

    The accidental genius of Weasel High2011

    by Rick Detorie

    (507)

    Summary: Larkin Pace, a film-obsessed high school freshman, chronicles his experiences as he tries to raise money for a new camcorder and get a date with the girl who has been his best friend since third grade.

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  • Anastasia on her own [downloadable ebook]

    Anastasia on her own1985

    by Lois Lowry

    (1,746)

    Summary: Her family's new organized schedule for easy housekeeping makes thirteen-year-old Anastasia confident that she can run the household while her mother is out of town, until she hits unexpected complications.

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  • All about Sam [downloadable ebook]

    All about Sam1988

    by Lois Lowry

    (1,453)

    Summary: The adventures of Sam, Anastasia Krupnik's younger brother, from his first day as a newborn through his mischievous times as a toddler.

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  • Trouble [downloadable ebook]

    Trouble2010

    by Gary D Schmidt

    (3,217)

    Summary: Fourteen-year-old Henry, wishing to honor his brother Franklin's dying wish, sets out to hike Maine's Mount Katahdin with his best friend and dog. But fate adds another companion--the Cambodian...  more »

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  • Brett McCarthy [downloadable ebook] / work in progress

    Brett McCarthy / work in progress2008

    by Maria Padian

    (207)

    Summary: Eighth-grader Brett McCarthy--once good student and best-friend-to-Diane, now suspended and friendless--faces school and family troubles as she grapples with her redefined life.

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  • When life gives you O.J. [downloadable ebook]

    When life gives you O.J.2011

    by Erica S Perl

    (1,553)

    Summary: Zelly Fried wants a dog more than anything, so at the urging of her grandfather, during the summer before sixth grade she takes care of a "practice dog" made out of an orange juice jug to show her...  more »

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  • Kidnapped at birth? [downloadable ebook]

    Kidnapped at birth?1992

    by Louis Sachar

    (1,544)

    Summary: Red-haired Marvin is convinced that the reason he looks different from the rest of his family is that he is really the lost prince of Shampoon.

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  • Here's a Penny [downloadable ebook]

    Here's a Penny2005

    by Carolyn Haywood

    (620)

    Summary: Follows the adventures of six-year-old William, an adopted boy nicknamed Penny for his copper-colored hair, as he attends a Halloween party, adopts kittens, and finds an older brother to join his family.

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  • Eleven [downloadable ebook]

    Eleven2005

    by Lauren Myracle

    (5,850)

    Summary: The year between turning eleven and turning twelve bring many changes for Winnie and her friends.

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  • The trouble with rules [downloadable ebook]

    The trouble with rules2008

    by Leslie Bulion

    Summary: Now that she is in fourth grade and is not supposed to be friends with boys anymore, Nadie must hide her friendship with Nick, her neighbor and lifelong best friend, but when a new girl arrives who...  more »

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  • The Chestnut King [downloadable ebook]

    The Chestnut King2010

    by Nathan D Wilson

    (4,485)

    Summary: Twelve-year-old Henry York, finally reunited with his family, works with them and the Chestnut King, the long-deposed and mythic leader of the faeren people, to destroy Nimiane and her forces of evil.

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  • The rule of three [downloadable ebook]

    The rule of three2011

    by Megan McDonald

    (1,058)

    Summary: In Acton, Oregon, sisters Alex, Stevie, and Joey take turns telling about their lives, including auditioning for the same part in the school musical, baking contest-worthy cupcakes, and becoming obsessed with "Little Women."

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  • For keeps [downloadable ebook]

    For keeps2010

    by Natasha Friend

    (2,242)

    Summary: Just as sixteen-year-old Josie and her mother finally begin trusting men enough to start dating seriously, the father Josie never knew comes back to town and shakes up what was already becoming a difficult mother-daughter relationship.

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  • Mare's war [downloadable ebook]

    Mare's war2009

    by Tanita S Davis

    (953)

    Summary: Teens Octavia and Tali learn about strength, independence, and courage when they are forced to take a car trip with their grandmother, who tells about growing up Black in 1940s Alabama and serving in...  more »

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  • A million miles from Boston [downloadable ebook]

    A million miles from Boston2011

    by Karen Day

    (168)

    Summary: Rising seventh-grader Lucy plans on a perfect summer at the Maine lake where her family has owned a cottage for decades, but family of a classmate she dislikes has bought a home there and her widowed father is bringing a girlfriend to visit.

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  • Dogtag summer [downloadable ebook]

    Dogtag summer2011

    by Elizabeth Partridge

    (219)

    Summary: In the summer of 1980 before she starts junior high school in Santa Rosa, California, Tracy, who was adopted from Vietnam when she was six years old, finds an old ammo box with a dog tag and picture...  more »

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  • The mermaid's mirror [downloadable ebook]

    The mermaid's mirror2010

    by L. K Madigan

    (4,199)

    Summary: Lena, almost sixteen, has always felt drawn to the waters of San Francisco Bay despite the fears of her father, a former surfer, but after she glimpses a beautiful woman with a tail, nothing can keep...  more »

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  • Powerless [downloadable ebook]

    Powerless2009

    by Matthew Cody

    (3,905)

    Summary: Soon after moving to Noble's Green, Pennsylvania, twelve-year-old Daniel learns that his new friends have super powers that they will lose when they turn thirteen, unless he can use his brain power to protect them.

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  • Lara's gift [downloadable ebook]

    Lara's gift2013

    by Annemarie O'Brien

    (745)

    Summary: In 1914 Russia, Lara is being groomed by her father to be the next kennel steward for the Count's borzoi dogs unless her mother bears a son, but her visions, although suppressed by her father, seem to suggest she has special bond with the dogs.

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  • Girl in the arena [downloadable ebook] / a novel containing intense prolonged sequences of disaster and peril

    Girl in the arena / a novel containing intense prolonged sequences of disaster and peril2009

    by Lise Haines

    (5,075)

    Summary: In Massachusetts, eighteen-year-old Lyn, who has grown up in the public eye as the daughter of seven gladiators, wants nothing less than to follow her mother's path, but her only way of avoiding...  more »

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  • If the witness lied [downloadable ebook]

    If the witness lied2009

    by Caroline B Cooney

    (1,241)

    Summary: Torn apart by tragedies and the publicity they brought, siblings Smithy, Jack, and Madison, aged fourteen to sixteen, tap into their parent's courage to pull together and protect their brother Tris,...  more »

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  • The morgue and me [downloadable ebook]

    The morgue and me2009

    by John C. Ford

    (691)

    Summary: Eighteen-year-old Christopher, who plans to be a spy, learns of a murder cover-up through his summer job as a morgue assistant and teams up with Tina, a gorgeous newspaper reporter, to investigate, despite great danger.

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  • Mockingbird [downloadable ebook]

    Mockingbird2010

    by Kathryn Erskine

    (30,155)

    Summary: Ten-year-old Caitlin, who has Asperger's Syndrome, struggles to understand emotions, show empathy, and make friends at school, while at home she seeks closure by working on a project with her father.

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  • The loud silence of Francine Green [downloadable ebook]

    The loud silence of Francine Green2006

    by Karen Cushman

    (901)

    Summary: In 1949, thirteen-year-old Francine goes to Catholic school in Los Angeles where she becomes best friends with a girl who questions authority and is frequently punished by the nuns, causing Francine to question her own values.

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  • The language inside [downloadable ebook]

    The language inside2013

    by Holly Thompson

    (1,320)

    Summary: Raised in Japan, American-born tenth-grader Emma is disconcerted by a move to Massachusetts for her mother's breast cancer treatment, because half of Emma's heart remains with her friends recovering from the tsunami.

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  • Theodosia and the Staff of Osiris [downloadable ebook]

    Theodosia and the Staff of Osiris2011

    by R. L LaFevers

    (3,564)

    Summary: When mummies go missing all over London, eleven-year-old Theodosia puts aside her fight against the Serpents of Chaos to save her father, who is suspected in the thefts, all the while avoiding a string of new governesses.

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