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  • The penultimate peril [downloadable audiobook]

    The penultimate peril2005

    by Lemony Snicket

    (81,838)

    Summary: After any harrowing struggle, it is nice to consider checking into a hotel for a rest. In fact, this might be just the break Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire could use after their wearying...  more »

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  • The dangerous days of Daniel X [downloadable audiobook]

    The dangerous days of Daniel X2008

    by James Patterson

    (16,243)

    Summary: Fifteen-year-old Daniel has followed in his parents' footsteps as the Alien Hunter, exterminating beings on The List of Alien Outlaws on Terra Firma, but when he faces his first of the top ten...  more »

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  • Willow [downloadable ebook]

    Willow2010

    by Julia Hoban

    (30,970)

    Summary: Sixteen-year-old Willow, who was driving the car that killed both of her parents, copes with the pain and guilt by cutting herself, until she meets a smart and sensitive boy who is determined to help her stop.

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  • Kiss me kill me [downloadable ebook]

    Kiss me kill me2008

    by Lauren Henderson

    (4,036)

    Summary: Longing to be part of the in-crowd at her exclusive London school, orphaned, sixteen-year-old Scarlett, a trained gymnast, eagerly accepts an invitation to a party whose disastrous outcome changes her life forever.

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  • The girl death left behind [downloadable ebook]

    The girl death left behind1999

    by Lurlene McDaniel

    (1,758)

    Summary: Numb with grief when an accident kills her entire family, fourteen-year-old Beth suddenly finds herself living with her spoiled cousin Terri and trying to make friends at a new school.
  • Goose chase [downloadable ebook]

    Goose chase2010

    by Patrice Kindl

    (5,085)

    Summary: Rather than marry a cruel king or a seemingly dim-witted prince, an enchanted goose girl endures imprisonment, capture by several ogresses, and other dangers, before learning exactly who she is.

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  • Splendors and glooms [downloadable ebook]

    Splendors and glooms2012

    by Laura Amy Schlitz

    (8,711)

    Summary: When Clara vanishes after the puppeteer Grisini and two orphaned assistants were at her twelfth birthday party, suspicion of kidnapping chases the trio away from London and soon the two orphans are...  more »

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  • The hostile hospital [downloadable audiobook]

    The hostile hospital2004

    by Lemony Snicket

    (89,624)

    Summary: On the run after being falsely accused of murder, the three Baudelaire orphans find themselves in the Heimlich Hospital, with the evil Count Olaf in close pursuit.

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  • Pictures of Hollis Woods [downloadable audiobook]

    Pictures of Hollis Woods2003

    by Patricia Reilly Giff

    (26,471)

    Summary: A troublesome twelve-year-old orphan, staying with an elderly artist who needs her, remembers the only other time she was happy in a foster home, with a family that truly seemed to care about her.

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  • Bicycle mystery [downloadable ebook]

    Bicycle mystery2010

    by Gertrude Chandler Warner

    (2,336)

    Summary: While on bicycle trip to their aunt's farm, the four Aldens help solve a mystery.

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  • The Shakespeare stealer [downloadable ebook]

    The Shakespeare stealer1998

    by Gary L Blackwood

    (5,711)

    Summary: A young orphan boy is ordered by his master to infiltrate Shakespeare's acting troupe in order to steal the script of "Hamlet," but he discovers instead the meaning of friendship and loyalty.

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  • The misadventures of Maude March, or, Trouble rides a fast horse [downloadable ebook]

    The misadventures of Maude March, or, Trouble rides a fast horse2005

    by Audrey Couloumbis

    (1,571)

    Summary: After the death of the stern aunt who raised them since they were orphaned, eleven-year-old Sallie and her fifteen-year-old sister escape their self-serving guardians and begin an adventure resembling those in the dime novels Sallie loves to read.

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  • Escape to Witch Mountain [downloadable ebook]

    Escape to Witch Mountain2009

    by Alexander Key

    (3,081)

    Summary: When an evil man claiming to be their uncle removes them from an orphanage, Tony and Tia, siblings with unusual powers, run away and try to find other people like themselves in hopes of learning something of their mysterious past.

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  • Eleventh grade burns [downloadable ebook]

    Eleventh grade burns2010

    by Heather Brewer

    (16,136)

    Summary: Another year at Bathory High goes bad for Vlad Tod when his former friend Joss, now a vampire slayer, returns to town, a mysterious and powerful new vampire, Dorian, arrives with a thirst for Vlad's...  more »

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  • Slob [downloadable ebook]

    Slob2009

    by Ellen Potter

    (3,670)

    Summary: Picked on, overweight genius Owen tries to invent a television that can see the past to find out what happened the day his parents were killed.

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  • A little princess [downloadable ebook] / being the whole story of Sara Crewe now told for the first time

    A little princess / being the whole story of Sara Crewe now told for the first time2009

    by Frances Hodgson Burnett

    (253,463)

    Summary: Sara Crewe, a pupil at Miss Minchin's London school, is left in poverty when her father dies but is later rescued by a mysterious benefactor.

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  • Skeleton Key [downloadable ebook]

    Skeleton Key2004

    by Anthony Horowitz

    (45,091)

    Summary: Reluctant teenage-spy Alex Rider, on a routine mission at the Wimbledon tennis championships, gets caught up in Chinese gangs, illegal nuclear weapons, and the suspect plans of his Russian host, General Sarov.

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  • Miracle's boys [downloadable audiobook]

    Miracle's boys2006

    by Jacqueline Woodson

    (2,867)

    Summary: Twelve-year-old Lafayette's close relationship with his older brother Charlie changes after Charlie is released from a detention home and blames Lafayette for the death of their mother.

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  • Where I'd like to be [downloadable audiobook]

    Where I'd like to be2009

    by Frances O'Roark Dowell

    (869)

    Summary: A group of foster children build a home of their own.

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  • My bonny light horseman [downloadable audiobook] / being an account of the further adventures of Jacky Faber, in love and war

    My bonny light horseman / being an account of the further adventures of Jacky Faber, in love and war2009

    by L. A. Meyer

    (6,720)

    Summary: While trying to run a respectable shipping business in 1806, teenaged Jacky Faber finds herself in France, spying for the British Crown in order to save her friends.

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  • Mississippi Jack [downloadable audiobook] / being an account of the further waterborne adventures of Jacky Faber, midshipman, fine lady, and the Lily of the West

    Mississippi Jack / being an account of the further waterborne adventures of Jacky Faber, midshipman, fine lady, and the Lily of the West2009

    by L. A. Meyer

    (7,751)

    Summary: In 1806, the exploits of Jacky Faber continue as she heads west to avoid capture by the British and discovers adventure aboard a keelboat on the mighty Mississippi River.

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  • The viper's nest [downloadable audiobook]

    The viper's nest2010

    by Peter Lerangis

    (42,167)

    Summary: When Amy and Dan Cahill trace the footsteps of a formidable military leader from the Cahill bloodline, they uncover a devastating secret about the family that changes everything.

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  • The mystery on Blizzard Mountain [downloadable ebook]

    The mystery on Blizzard Mountain2002

    by Gertrude Chandler Warner

    (304)

    Summary: When the Alden children go camping on Blizzard Mountain, a place said to be inhabited by a ghost looking for buried treasure, they begin to think someone or something is trying to scare them off.

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  • Clockwork princess [downloadable audiobook]

    Clockwork princess2013

    by Cassandra Clare

    Summary: Don't miss The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones, soon to be a major motion picture in theaters August 2013.Danger intensifies for the Shadowhunters as the New York Times bestselling Infernal Devices...  more »

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  • Clockwork prince [downloadable audiobook]

    Clockwork prince2011

    by Cassandra Clare

    Summary: It's time--for the riveting sequel to the #1 New York Times bestselling Clockwork Angel! The situation at the London Institute has never been more precarious. With Mortmain and his clockwork army...  more »

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  • Hattie Big Sky [downloadable ebook]

    Hattie Big Sky2007

    by Kirby Larson

    (14,924)

    Summary: After inheriting her uncle's homesteading claim in Montana, sixteen-year-old orphan Hattie Brooks travels from Iowa in 1917 to make a home for herself and encounters some unexpected problems related to the war being fought in Europe.

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  • Runaway [downloadable ebook]

    Runaway2006

    by Wendelin Van Draanen

    (3,902)

    Summary: After running away from her fifth foster home, Holly, a twelve-year-old orphan, travels across the country, keeping a journal of her experiences and struggle to survive.

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  • Ace Lacewing, Bug Detective [downloadable ebook] / the big swat

    Ace Lacewing, Bug Detective / the big swat2010

    by David Biedrzycki

    (60)

    Summary: Springtime in Motham City means baseball, but the player who could lead the Stinkbugs to a rare winning season loses confidence when his special bat is stolen, and Ace Lacewing is hired to find it before the team misses the playoffs.

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  • Hourglass [downloadable ebook]

    Hourglass2011

    by Myra McEntire

    (18,850)

    Summary: Seventeen-year-old Emerson uses her power to manipulate time to help Michael, a consultant hired by her brother, to prevent a murder that happened six months ago while simultaneously navigating their undeniable attraction to one another.

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  • The boxcar children mysteries box set. [downloadable ebook] / Books one through twelve

    The boxcar children mysteries box set. / Books one through twelve2010

    by Gertrude Warner

    (1,005)

    Summary: Books one through twelve of the celebrated Boxcar children mysteries, now available as an ebook box set, twelve ebooks for the price of ten. Since its debut more than half a century ago, the Boxcar...  more »

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  • Mystery ranch [downloadable ebook]

    Mystery ranch2010

    by Gertrude Chandler Warner

    (5,485)

    Summary: Eccentric Aunt Jane needs help on her ranch. The Aldens overturn a plot against her.

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  • Mike's mystery [downloadable ebook]

    Mike's mystery2010

    by Gertrude Chandler Warner

    (4,671)

    Summary: When Mike is mistakenly blamed for starting a mysterious house fire, the Alden children help investigate and clear his name.

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  • Mouse [downloadable ebook]

    Mouse2009

    by Jeff Stone

    (1,323)

    Summary: In seventeenth-century China, orphaned ShaoShu, who can squeeze into small spaces, puts his life in danger when he becomes a spy for a young band of warrior monks known as the Five Ancestors and bravely infiltrates evil Tonglong's camp.

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  • Maude March on the run!, or, Trouble is her middle name [downloadable ebook]

    Maude March on the run!, or, Trouble is her middle name2008

    by Audrey Couloumbis

    (339)

    Summary: Due to a misunderstanding over her involvement in a botched robbery, Maude, with younger sister Sallie, hides out at the home of an uncle, but when she is discovered and arrested, the orphaned sisters flee, trying to clear Maude's name.

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  • Black hearts in Battersea [downloadable ebook]

    Black hearts in Battersea1999

    by Joan Aiken

    (3,874)

    Summary: Simon, the foundling from the earlier book, The wolves of Willoughy Chase, arrives in London to meet an old friend and pursue the study of painting, but he finds himself in the middle of a wicked...  more »

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  • The black pearl mystery [downloadable ebook]

    The black pearl mystery1998

    by Gertrude Chandler Warner

    (310)

    Summary: While visiting their cousin's pineapple plantation in Hawaii, the Aldens hear a local legend about a black pearl with a curse on it and investigate mysterious incidents on and around the plantation.

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  • The cereal box mystery [downloadable ebook]

    The cereal box mystery1998

    by Gertrude Chandler Warner

    (369)

    Summary: When the Alden children set out to solve a jewelry store robbery, they find they must also deal with a mysterious thief who steals their favorite cereal.

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  • The basketball mystery [downloadable ebook]

    The basketball mystery1996

    by Gertrude Chandler Warner

    (415)

    Summary: The Aldens investigate when the new coach of their community basketball league has her Most Valuable Player trophy stolen.

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  • The growling bear mystery [downloadable ebook]

    The growling bear mystery1997

    by Gertrude Chandler Warner

    (254)

    Summary: When the Aldens visit Yellowstone they discover a map showing the way to an old cabin where gold is supposedly hidden, but they encounter lots of interference in their attempts to hike the trail.

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  • The firehouse mystery [downloadable ebook]

    The firehouse mystery1997

    by Gertrude Chandler Warner

    (580)

    Summary: The Alden children draw upon their resourcefulness to save the neighborhood firehouse from being torn down, while they also face a series of mysterious incidents connected with it.

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