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  • Miss Spitfire [Playaway] : reaching Helen Keller

    Miss Spitfire : reaching Helen Keller2008

    by Sarah Elizabeth Miller (read by Terry Donnelly )

    (2,957)

    Summary: At age twenty-one, partially-blind, lonely but spirited Annie Sullivan travels from Massachusetts to Alabama to try and teach six-year-old Helen Keller, deaf and blind since age two, self-discipline...  more »

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    Call #: J PLAYAWAY F MILLER

    Location: Junior Playways

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  • Out of left field [Playaway]

    Out of left field2018

    by Ellen Klages

    (786)

    Summary: In 1957, ten-year-old Katy Gordon fights to be allowed to play Little League baseball and uses what she learns about civil rights and the history of female baseball players to challenge the league ban on girls.

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    Call #: J PLAYAWAY F KLAGES

    Location: Junior Playways

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  • Hoodoo [Playaway]

    Hoodoo2016

    by Ronald L. Smith

    (1,240)

    Summary: In 1930s Alabama, twelve-year-old Hoodoo Hatcher is the only member of his family who seems unable to practice folk magic, but when a mysterious man called the Stranger puts the entire town at risk...  more »

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    Call #: J PLAYAWAY F SMITH

    Location: Junior Playways

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  • The secret of nightingale wood [Playaway]

    The secret of nightingale wood2017

    by Lucy Strange

    (2,725)

    Summary: "1919. Mama is ill. Father has taken a job abroad. Nanny Jane is too busy to pay any attention to Henrietta and the things she sees - or thinks she sees - in the shadows of their new home, Hope...  more »

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    Call #: J PLAYAWAY F STRANGE

    Location: Junior Playways

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  • The printer's devil [Playaway] : a story

    The printer's devil : a story2006

    by Paul Bajoria

    Series: Printer's Devil Series

    Summary: After printing the "Wanted" posters for some of London's most notorious inhabitants, a printer's boy is entangled, by a genuine convict, in a series of mistaken identities and events leading back to the boy's own mysterious past.

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    Call #: J PLAYAWAY F BAJORIA

    Location: Junior Playways

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  • The Star of Kazan [Playaway]

    The Star of Kazan2005

    by Eva Ibbotson

    (7,608)

    Summary: After twelve-year-old Annika, a foundling living in late nineteenth-century Vienna, inherits a trunk of costume jewelry, a woman claiming to be her aristocratic mother arrives and takes her to live in a strangely decrepit mansion in Germany.

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    Call #: J PLAYAWAY F IBBOTSON

    Location: Junior Playways

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  • The perilous road [Playaway]

    The perilous road2005

    by William O Steele

    (1,234)

    Summary: Fourteen-year-old Chris, bitterly hating the Yankees for invading his Tennessee mountain home, learns a difficult lesson about the waste of war and the meaning of tolerance and courage when he...  more »

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    Call #: J PLAYAWAY F STEELE

    Location: Junior Playways

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  • Anastasia [Playaway] : the last Grand Duchess : Russia 1914

    Anastasia : the last Grand Duchess : Russia 19142007

    by Carolyn Meyer

    (8,946)

    Summary: A novel in diary form in which the youngest daughter of Czar Nicholas II describes the last five years of her life, from her privileged life as a royal child, through her family's house arrest in 1917, to their exile in Siberia.

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    Call #: J PLAYAWAY F MEYER

    Location: Junior Playways

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  • Refugee [Playaway]

    Refugee2017

    by Alan Gratz

    (37,894)

    Summary: Josef is a Jewish boy living in 1930s Nazi Germany. With the threat of concentration camps looming, he and his family board a ship bound for the other side of the world. Isabel is a Cuban girl in...  more »

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    Call #: J PLAYAWAY F GRATZ

    Location: Junior Playways

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