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  • The decoding of Lana Morris [downloadable ebook]

    The decoding of Lana Morris2007

    by Laura McNeal

    (295)

    Summary: For sixteen-year-old Lana life is often difficult, with a flirtatious foster father, an ice queen foster mother, a houseful of special needs children to care for, and bullies harrassing her, until...  more »

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  • Stoner & Spaz [downloadable ebook]

    Stoner & Spaz2011

    by Ronald Koertge

    (2,994)

    Summary: For sixteen-year-old Ben Bancroft - a kid with cerebral palsy, no parents, and an overprotective grandmother - the closest thing to happiness is hunkering alone in the back of the Rialto Theatre...  more »

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  • Stuck in neutral

    Stuck in neutral2001

    by Terry Trueman

    Series: Shawn McDaniel Series - #1

    Summary: Fourteen-year-old Shawn McDaniel, who suffers from severe cerebral palsy and cannot function, relates his perceptions of his life, his family, and his condition, especially as he believes his father is planning to kill him.

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    Call #: YA F TRUEMAN

    Location: YA Fiction

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  • The giant-slayer [downloadable ebook]

    The giant-slayer2009

    by Iain Lawrence

    (629)

    Summary: When her eight-year-old neighbor is stricken with polio in 1955, eleven-year-old Laurie discovers that there is power in her imagination as she weaves a story during her visits with him and other patients confined to iron lung machines.

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  • Going bovine [downloadable ebook]

    Going bovine2009

    by Libba Bray

    (31,886)

    Summary: Cameron Smith, a disaffected sixteen year-old who, after being diagnosed with Creutzfeldt-Jakob's (aka mad cow) disease, sets off on a road trip with a death-obsessed video gaming dwarf he meets in the hospital, in an attempt to find a cure.

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  • The cardturner [downloadable ebook]

    The cardturner2010

    by Louis Sachar

    (9,320)

    Summary: When his wealthy uncle, a champion bridge player who has lost his vision, asks seventeen-year-old Alton to be a cardturner for him, Alton has no idea how much he will ultimately learn from his...  more »

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  • The truth about sparrows [downloadable audiobook]

    The truth about sparrows2007

    by Marian Hale

    Summary: Sadie Wynn doesn't want a new life; her old one suits her just fine. But times are hard in drought-plagued Missouri, and Daddy thinks they'll be better off in Texas. Sadie hates this strange new...  more »

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  • Letters from Wolfie [downloadable ebook]

    Letters from Wolfie2007

    by Patti Sherlock

    (516)

    Summary: Certain that he is doing the right thing by donating his dog, Wolfie, to the Army's scout program in Vietnam, thirteen-year-old Mark begins to have second thoughts when the Army refuses to say when and if Wolfie will ever return.

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  • Crazy beautiful [downloadable ebook]

    Crazy beautiful2011

    by Lauren Baratz-Logsted

    (1,704)

    Summary: In this contemporary retelling of "Beauty and the Beast," a teenaged boy whose hands were amputated in an explosion and a girl whose mother has recently died form a connection when they meet on their first day as new students.

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  • The door in the wall [downloadable ebook]

    The door in the wall1989

    by Marguerite De Angeli

    (15,213)

    Summary: A crippled boy in fourteenth-century England proves his courage and earns recognition from the King. Ever since he can remember, Robin, son of Sir John de Bureford, has been told what is expected of...  more »

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  • Going bovine [downloadable audiobook]

    Going bovine2009

    by Libba Bray

    (31,885)

    Summary: Cameron Smith, a disaffected sixteen year-old who, after being diagnosed with Creutzfeld Jakob's (aka mad cow) disease, sets off on a road trip with a death-obsessed video gaming dwarf he meets in the hospital in an attempt to find a cure.

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  • The Orange Houses [downloadable ebook]

    The Orange Houses2009

    by Paul Griffin

    (936)

    Summary: Tamika, a fifteen-year-old hearing-impaired girl, Jimmi, an eighteen-year-old veteran who stopped taking his antipsychotic medication, and sixteen-year-old Fatima, an illegal immigrant from Africa,...  more »

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  • Gathering blue [downloadable audiobook]

    Gathering blue2006

    by Lois Lowry

    (159,390)

    Summary: Lame and suddenly orphaned, Kira is mysteriously removed from her squalid village to live in the palatial Council Edifice, where she is expected to use her gifts as a weaver to do the bidding of the all-powerful Guardians.

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  • The secret garden [downloadable audiobook]

    The secret garden2003

    by Frances Hodgson Burnett

    Summary: Ten-year-old Mary comes to live in a lonely house on the Yorkshire moors and discovers an invalid cousin and the mysteries of a locked garden.

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  • Million-dollar throw [downloadable ebook]

    Million-dollar throw2009

    by Mike Lupica

    (8,037)

    Summary: Eighth-grade star quarterback Nate Brodie's family is feeling the stress of the troubled economy, and Nate is frantic because his best friend Abby is going blind, so when he gets a chance to win a...  more »

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  • The secret garden [downloadable ebook]

    The secret garden2012

    by Frances Hodgson Burnett

    (885,906)

    Summary: Ten-year-old Mary comes to live in a lonely house on the Yorkshire moors and discovers an invalid cousin and the mysteries of a locked garden.

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  • Return to Paradise [downloadable ebook]

    Return to Paradise2010

    by Simone Elkeles

    (32,656)

    Summary: In alternating chapters, Caleb and Maggie relate the struggles of being reunited after nearly a year apart when both join a group of teens affected by drunk driving, and finally facing their true feelings for one another.

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  • The door in the wall [downloadable audiobook]

    The door in the wall2008

    by Marguerite De Angeli

    (15,213)

    Summary: Ever since he can remember, Robin, son of Sir John de Bureford, has been told what is expected of him as the son of a nobleman. He must learn the ways of knighthood. But Robin's destiny is changed...  more »

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  • Alchemy and Meggy Swann [downloadable ebook]

    Alchemy and Meggy Swann2010

    by Karen Cushman

    (2,332)

    Summary: In 1573, the crippled, scorned, and destitute Meggy Swann goes to London, where she meets her father, an impoverished alchemist, and eventually discovers that although her legs are bent and weak, she has many other strengths.

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  • Shelter the sea

    Shelter the sea2017

    by Heidi Cullinan

    (1,072)

    Summary: When the State of Iowa restructures its mental health system and puts the independent living facility where he lives in jeopardy, Emmet Washington refuses to be forced into substandard, privatized...  more »

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    Call #: F CULLINAN

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • Say what you will

    Say what you will2014

    by Cammie McGovern

    (15,867)

    Summary: "Born with cerebral palsy, Amy can't walk without a walker, talk without a voice box, or even fully control her facial expressions. Plagued by obsessive-compulsive disorder, Matthew is consumed with...  more »

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    Call #: YA F MCGOVERN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • McKenna, ready to fly!

    McKenna, ready to fly!2012

    by Mary Casanova

    Series: American Girl McKenna Series - #2

    (680)

    Summary: When Seattle fourth-grader McKenna Brooks' cast comes off she dives back into gymnastics training in hopes of making the competitive team, but after volunteering at a therapeutic horseback riding center, she considers broadening her interests.

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    Call #: J F AMERICAN MCKENNA

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

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  • Tribal journey [downloadable ebook]

    Tribal journey2013

    by Gary Robinson

    (8)

    Summary: Sixteen-year-old Jason is left with a paralyzed leg after a car accident and it is only after becoming involved with his Duwamish mother's tribe and learning to "pull" a canoe that he begins to see himself as more than a boy in a wheelchair.

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  • I funny [downloadable audiobook] / a middle school story

    I funny / a middle school story2012

    by James Patterson

    Summary: Resolving to become the world's greatest stand-up comedian despite less-than-funny challenges in his life, wheelchair-bound middle school student Jamie Grimm endures bullying from his mean-spirited...  more »

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  • Freak the Mighty

    Freak the Mighty1993

    by W. R. Philbrick

    (44,551)

    Summary: At the beginning of eighth grade, learning disabled Max and his new friend Freak, whose birth defect has affected his body but not his brilliant mind, find that when they combine forces they make a powerful team.

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    Call #: YA F PHILBRICK

    Location: YA Fiction

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  • Angle of repose

    Angle of repose2000

    by Wallace Earle Stegner

    (53,547)

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    Call #: F STEGNER

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • Angle of repose [downloadable ebook]

    Angle of repose2000

    by Wallace Stegner

    (53,548)

    Summary: Stegner's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel is the story of four generations in the life of an American family. A wheelchair-bound retired historian embarks on a monumental quest: to come to know his...  more »

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  • Felicity discovers a secret

    Felicity discovers a secret2002

    by Valerie Tripp

    Series: American Girl Felicity Series

    (217)

    Summary: In 1774 Williamsburg, Virginia, Felicity helps the irritable Mrs. Burnie do laundry and learns a secret that seems to explain her behavior. Includes notes on the history of eyeglasses and...  more »

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    Call #: J F AMERICAN FELICITY

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

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  • Bucking the Sarge [downloadable audiobook]

    Bucking the Sarge2007

    by Christopher Paul Curtis

    (1,687)

    Summary: Luther T. Farrell has got to get out of Flint, Michigan. As his best friend, Sparky, says, "Flint's nothing but the Titanic." And as Luther's mother, aka the Sarge, says, "Take my advice and stay off...  more »

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  • A corner of the universe [downloadable audiobook]

    A corner of the universe2007

    by Ann M Martin

    (14,043)

    Summary: The summer Hattie turns 12, her predictable small-town life is turned on end when her uncle Adam returns home for the first time in over ten years. Hattie has never met him, never known about him....  more »

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  • My Louisiana sky [downloadable audiobook]

    My Louisiana sky2007

    by Kimberly Willis Holt

    Summary: Growing up in Saitter, Louisiana, in the 1950s, twelve-year-old Tiger Ann struggles with her feelings about her stern, but loving grandmother, her mentally slow parents, and her good friend and neighbor, Jesse.

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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

    (5,069)

    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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  • Desperate measures [downloadable ebook]

    Desperate measures2011

    by Laura Summers

    (148)

    Summary: Thirteen-year-old Vicky, her brain-damaged twin sister, and her delinquent little brother run away together to keep from being split up by the foster care system.

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  • Bucking the Sarge [downloadable ebook]

    Bucking the Sarge2009

    by Christopher Paul Curtis

    (1,687)

    Summary: Deeply involved in his cold and manipulative mother's shady business dealings in Flint, Michigan, fourteen-year-old Luther keeps a sense of humor while running the Happy Neighbor Group Home For Men,...  more »

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  • The silent boy [downloadable audiobook]

    The silent boy2009

    by Lois Lowry

    (5,599)

    Summary: Katy, the precocious ten-year-old daughter of the town doctor, befriends a retarded boy.

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  • The story of beautiful girl [downloadable audiobook] / a novel

    The story of beautiful girl / a novel2011

    by Rachel Simon

    (25,281)

    Summary: A novel about a woman who can't speak, a man who is deaf, and a widow who finds herself suddenly caring for a newborn baby.

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  • Gathering blue

    Gathering blue2000

    by Lois Lowry

    Series: Giver Quartet - #2

    (160,311)

    Summary: Lame and suddenly orphaned, Kira is mysteriously removed from her squalid village to live in the palatial Council Edifice, where she is expected to use her gifts as a weaver to do the bidding of the all-powerful Guardians.

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    Call #: YA F LOWRY

    Location: YA Fiction

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  • Handbook for dragon slayers

    Handbook for dragon slayers2013

    by Merrie Haskell

    (1,390)

    Summary: Thirteen-year-old Princess Matilda, whose lame foot brings fear of the evil eye, has never given much thought to dragons, attending instead to her endless duties and wishing herself free of her royal...  more »

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    Call #: YA F HASKELL

    Location: YA Fiction

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  • Cursed

    Cursed2019

    by Karol Ruth Silverstein

    (313)

    Summary: "Depicts young teen Ricky Bloom's struggles with her recent chronic illness diagnosis, which comes amid family upheaval and challenges at school." -- Provided by publisher

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    Call #: YA F SILVERSTEIN

    Location: YA Fiction

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  • Cursed [eBook]

    Cursed2019

    by Karol Ruth Silverstein

    (313)

    Summary: "Depicts young teen Ricky Bloom's struggles with her recent chronic illness diagnosis, which comes amid family upheaval and challenges at school." -- Provided by publisher

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