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A Book For Every Type: Ages 8-10

Whether your kid is an athlete, animal lover, history buff, or loves fantasy — these are books for every type of interest.
 
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The Boy Who Saved Baseball
by John H. Ritter

Twelve-year-old Tom Gallagher loves baseball. He also loves the old ballpark in his hometown, which is about to be destroyed. Tom  finds himself in a tight spot. The fate of Dillontown, his small California town, rests on the outcome of one baseball game, winner take all.

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My Side of the Mountain
by Jean Craighead George Illustrated by Jean Craighead George

Fifteen-year-old Sam Gribley has decided to run away from his crowded apartment home, but unlike most kids who rarely get beyond their block, Sam goes from New York City all the way to the ruined farm of Great-grandfather Gribley in the Catskill Mountains of upstate New York.

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Paperbacks : $6.99

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Pirateology: The Pirate Hunter's Companion
by William Captain Lubber

Aar! Hoist the sails for a lavish new discovery filled with treasures — a magnificent resource for pirate lovers everywhere. The eagerly awaited new title in the best-selling 'Ology' series — more than 5 million sold worldwide!

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Because of Winn-Dixie
by Kate DiCamillo

Ten-year-old India Opal Buloni's mother walked out on her seven years ago, and she's been asking about her ever since — so that she won't forget her mom.

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Paperbacks : $6.29

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The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg
by Rodman Philbrick

A dramatic, witty Civil War tale from bestselling author Rodman Philbrick.

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Hardcover Picturebooks : $13.59

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Paperback Picturebooks : $5.59

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The Graveyard Book
by Neil Gaiman Illustrated by Dave McKean

Nobody Owens, known to his friends as Bod, is a normal boy. He would be "completely" normal if he didn't live in a sprawling graveyard, being raised and educated by ghosts, with a solitary guardian who belongs to neither the world of the living nor of the dead.

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