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Books By Walter Dean Myers

The story of the friendship between Len, Cameron, and Carla-three loners. Each has been bullied, but when one decides to take matters into his own hands to get back at his tormentor, their lives are forever changed.

At Her Majesty´s Request
The story of Sarah Forbes Bonetta, an African princess who is rescued by a British naval officer after her family is killed by enemy warriors.

Returning home to Harlem for Christmas after his first semester away at a posh Connecticut prep school, Anthony Witherspoon ("Spoon") finds that everything-his parents, his girlfriend Gabi, his neighborhood-all seem different. Gabi has changed, too, and Spoon briefly suspects a new boyfriend is the reason.

The Glory Field
This novel follows five generations of one African-American family from Africa to a South Carolina plantation through the Civil War, to the end of segregation.

Sixteen-year-old Steve is on trial for murder and could face the death penalty. During the trial, Steve, an amateur filmmaker, pictures all of the events as if he were directing a movie.

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    How I Became a Pirate

    How I Became a Pirate

    by Melinda Long and David Shannon

    Jeremy is on a beach vacation with his family, when -- shiver me timbers! -- a band of pirates shows up and invites him to come along on their voyage. Jeremy is thrilled to learn about life as a swashbuckling pirate. But after they've buried a treasure and sung sea chanteys, he realizes what's missing when the pirates refuse to tuck him in at night or read a bedtime story. By story's end, Jeremy realizes there's no place like home!

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    Complete with jolly scenes of scar-faced pirates by a Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator, Jeremy's experiences will inspire fantasy play.

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    Billy Bully

    Billy Bully

    by Galan, Ana and Galan, Alvaro

    "When Billy Bully comes to play he always takes the fun away." As Billy Bully does one rotten thing after another, his friends dwindle to zero. With a little effort, Billy Bully realizes that a real friend doesn't think only of himself. Kids will love to count down--and most importantly--back up, as Billy Bully makes it up to his friends and gets the whole gang back together!

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    Ages 4-8 $5.99
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