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Ten Tales of Adventure

By giving your grade-schooler a book full of excitement and exploration, traveling to new worlds is just a page away.
 
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The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane
by Kate DiCamillo , Bagram Ibatoulline 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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Horrible Harry Goes to Sea
Series: Horrible Harry
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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Hatchet
by Gary Paulsen
Winner of the 1988 Newbery Honor
Brian is on his way to Canada to visit his estranged father when the pilot of his small prop plane suffers a heart attack.
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Paperback Book: $5.59

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Gremlins Don't Chew Bubble Gum
by Marcia Thornton Jones , Debbie Dadey Illustrated by John Steven Gurney
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 and the Room Mother
by Lois Lowry Illustrated by Middy Chilman Thomas
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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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CD: $20.96

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Hardcover Book: $19.99

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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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Paperback Book: $5.59

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Antarctic Adventure
Series: DK Readers
by Meredith Hooper
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The Abduction
by Gordon Korman

It's every brother's worst fear: As Aiden and his sister Meg are walking home from school one day, a van pulls over and Meg is kidnapped. There's no way for Aiden to stop it from happening. He's the only witness to his sister's disappearance.

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CD: $17.47

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Nim's Island
by Wendy Orr

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

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