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Nim's Island
by Wendy Orr

A girl. An iguana. An island. And e-mail.

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The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane
by Kate DiCamillo Illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline

A timeless tale by the incomparable Kate DiCamillo, complete with stunning full-color plates by Bagram Ibatoulline, honors the enduring power of love.

"Someone will come for you, but first you must open your heart..."

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The Invention of Hugo Cabret
by Brian Selznick Illustrated by Brian Selznick
Caldecott Honor artist Brian Selznick's lavishly illustrated debut novel is a cinematic tour de force not to be missed!

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Horrible Harry Goes to Sea
Series: Horrible Harry, Book #13
by Suzy Kline Illustrated by Frank Remkiewicz

Miss Mackle's class is learning about their ancestors, and everyone just found out that Ida's great-great grandmother sailed on the Titanic and lived to tell about it. Miss Mackle decides to take the class on a riverboat ride to help them imagine what it was like to travel on the high seas like their ancestors did.

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Gremlins Don't Chew Bubble Gum
Series: Bailey School Kids, Book #13
by Marcia Thornton Jones , Debbie Dadey

The gang trails a new school secretary to find out why electrical appliances seem to blow whenever she walks by.

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Gooney Bird Greene
by Lois Lowry Illustrated by Middy Thomas

Two-time Newbery Medalist Lois Lowry introduces the reader to a new girl in town-- Gooney Bird Greene. There's never been anyone quite like her at Watertower Elementary School. What other new kid comes to school wearing pajamas and cowboy boots one day, and a polka-dot t-shirt and tutu on another?

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The Capture
Series: Guardians of Ga'Hoole, Book #1
by Kathryn Lasky

Ga'Hoole is a classic hero mythology about the fight between good and evil. 

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Antarctic Adventure: Exploring the Frozen Continent
by Meredith Hooper
The history of the exploration of the southernmost continent is filled with victory and defeat. These stories testify to the courage of the human spirit
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