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Classic Literature

    Monster

    Monster

    Walter Dean Myers

    This New York Times bestselling novel from acclaimed author Walter Dean Myers tells the story of Steve Harmon, a teenage boy in juvenile detention and on trial. Presented as a screenplay of Steve's own imagination, and peppered with journal entries, the book shows how one single decision can change our…

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  • The Bluest Eye

    The Bluest Eye

    Toni Morrison

    New York Times BestsellerPecola Breedlove, a young black girl, prays every day for beauty. Mocked by other children for the dark skin, curly hair, and brown eyes that set her apart, she yearns for normalcy, for the blond hair and blue eyes that she believes will allow her to finally…

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  • Get a Life, Chloe Brown

    Get a Life, Chloe Brown

    Talia Hibbert

    "Absolutely charming... a flawless balance of humor, heat, sweetness, and depth, and I loved every page." – Helen Hoang, USA Today bestselling author of The Bride Test USA TODAY BESTSELLER A witty, hilarious romantic comedy about a woman who's tired of being "boring" and recruits her mysterious, sexy neighbor to…

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  • Clap When You Land

    Clap When You Land

    Elizabeth Acevedo

    In a novel-in-verse that brims with grief and love, National Book Award-winning and New York Times-bestselling author Elizabeth Acevedo writes about the devastation of loss, the difficulty of forgiveness, and the bittersweet bonds that shape our lives.Camino Rios lives for the summers when her father visits her in the Dominican…

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  • Elsie Mae Has Something to Say

    Elsie Mae Has Something to Say

    Nancy J. Cavanaugh

    Elsie Mae Has Something to Say is the perfect book for middle school girls and summer reading book for kids.From the award-winning author of This Journal Belongs to Ratchet, comes a sweet and uplifting coming of age tale about friendship, sensitivity, and the importance of protecting our planet, making this…

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  • Modo

    Modo

    Arthur Slade

    Modo, who first made his appearance in The Hunchback Assignments, is a young, disfigured spy trained to be the ultimate secret agent. Not only is Modo brilliant and strong, but he also has a special ability: he can temporarily take on the appearance of other people. While on holiday, Modo…

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  • Death on the Nile

    Death on the Nile

    Agatha Christie

    Soon to be a Major Motion Picture from Twentieth Century FoxFollowing the success of Murder on the Orient Express directed by and starring Kenneth Branagh, Twentieth Century Fox will next adapt this classic Hercule Poirot mystery for the big screen.Beloved detective Hercule Poirot embarks on a journey to Egypt in…

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  • Their Eyes Were Watching God

    Their Eyes Were Watching God

    Zora Neale Hurston

    One of the most important and enduring books of the twentieth century, Their Eyes Were Watching God brings to life a Southern love story with the wit and pathos found only in the writing of Zora Neale Hurston. Out of print for almost thirty years-due largely to initial audiences' rejection…

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  • 5-Minute Under the Sea Stories

    5-Minute Under the Sea Stories

    Disney Books

    Read along with Disney! Splash along with your favorite Disney and Pixar characters! Explore with Ariel, swim with Nemo, sail the seas with Moana, and more. Follow along with word-for-word narration in this collection that is a perfect fit for bedtime, story time, or any time!

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