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The Mediterranean

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The Mediterranean

Armin Greder

Children's & Educational; Picture books, activity books & early learning material; Personal & social issues

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A lifeless body. One of many in the waters of the Mediterranean. Precarious boats navigate the waters of the sea, from south... [more]

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The Doldrums and the Helmsley Curse (The Doldrums, Book 2)

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The Doldrums and the Helmsley Curse (The Doldrums, Book 2)

Nicholas Gannon

Children's & Educational; Children's & young adult fiction & true stories; Family & home stories (Children's&YA); Humorous stories (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: family issues (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: sexuality & relationships (Children's&YA)

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Archer B. Hemsley and friends are back and yearning for adventure in this second beautifully told, stunningly-illustrated... [more]

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Fallen Angels

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Fallen Angels

Walter Dean Myers

Children's & Educational; Adventure stories (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues

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To commemorate the 20th anniversary of the publication of Fallen Angels, a gripping account of soldiers struggling to survive... [more]

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The Alphabet War: A Story about Dyslexia

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The Alphabet War: A Story about Dyslexia

Diane Burton Robb

Children's & Educational; Children's & young adult fiction & true stories; Family & home stories (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: family issues (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: disability & special needs (Children's&YA)

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Learning to read is a great struggle for Adam, but with expert help, hard work, and belief in himself, he wins The Alphabet... [more]

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Not in Room 204: Breaking the Silence of Abuse

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Not in Room 204: Breaking the Silence of Abuse

Shannon Riggs

Children's & Educational; Children's & young adult fiction & true stories; School stories (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: bullying, violence & abuse (Children's&YA)

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A teacher tells the children in her class to talk to an adult if they're being sexually abused. [more]

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Nobody Knew What to Do: A Story about Bullying

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Nobody Knew What to Do: A Story about Bullying

Becky Ray McCain

Children's & Educational; Personal & social issues: bullying, violence & abuse (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: self-awareness & self-esteem (Children's&YA)

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When bullies pick on a boy at school, a classmate is afraid, but decides that he must do something. [more]

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The Exact Opposite of Okay

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The Exact Opposite of Okay

Laura Steven

Children's & Educational; Romance & relationships stories (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: self-awareness & self-esteem (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: sexuality & relationships (Children's&YA)

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A hilarious, groundbreaking YA novel for anyone who's ever called themselves a feminist . . . and anyone who hasn't. Izzy... [more]

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Imagine

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Imagine

John Lennon, Amnesty International

Children's & Educational; Picture storybooks; Personal & social issues: racism & multiculturalism (Children's&YA); Social issues: war & conflict issues (Children's&YA)

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Set to the lyrics of John Lennon's iconic song Imagine, one little pigeon sets off on a mission to spread the word of peace... [more]

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Things I'm Seeing Without You

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Things I'm Seeing Without You

Peter Bognanni

Children's & Educational; Romance & relationships stories (Children's&YA); Family & home stories (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: family issues (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: death & bereavement (Children's&YA)

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Seventeen-year-old Tess talks to Jonah every day; through texts, tweets and emails. When she discovers Jonah has died, her... [more]

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Beautiful Broken Girls

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Beautiful Broken Girls

Kim Savage

Children's & Educational; Children's & young adult fiction & true stories; Crime & mystery fiction (Children's&YA); Family & home stories (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: death & bereavement (Children's&YA)

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Everyone wanted to touch us. Including you. So remember the seven places you touched me. That's where you'll find the truth.... [more]

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Flying Tips for Flightless Birds

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Flying Tips for Flightless Birds

Kelly McCaughrain

Children's & Educational; Romance & relationships stories (Children's&YA); Family & home stories (Children's&YA); Humorous stories (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: siblings (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: sexuality & relationships (Children's&YA)

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From debut author Kelly McCaughrain comes a sweet and kooky romcom for fans of Wonder, Sarah Crossan and Susin Nielsen's We... [more]

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Lily and Dunkin

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Lily and Dunkin

Donna Gephart

Children's & Educational; Children's & young adult fiction & true stories; General fiction (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: body & health (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: disability & special needs (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: sexuality & relationships (Children's&YA)

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For readers who enjoyed Wonder and Counting by 7's, award-winning author Donna Gephart crafts a compelling dual narrative... [more]

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Stone Girl

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Stone Girl

Eleni Hale

Children's & Educational; Personal & social issues: drugs & addiction (Children's&YA)

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A heartbreaking novel of raw survival and hope, and the children society likes to forget. A stunning and unforgettable debut... [more]

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In Search Of Us

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In Search Of Us

Ava Dellaira

Children's & Educational; Romance & relationships stories (Children's&YA); Family & home stories (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: family issues (Children's&YA)

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At 17, she hopes to finally find out the truth about where she came from... [more]

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Ghost Boys

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Ghost Boys

Jewell Parker Rhodes

Children's & Educational; Family & home stories (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: racism & multiculturalism (Children's&YA)

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A heartbreaking and powerful story about a black boy killed by a white police officer, drawing connections with real-life... [more]

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Pap�, Por Favor, B�jame La Luna (Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me)

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Pap�, Por Favor, B�jame La Luna (Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me)

Eric Carle

Children's & young adult fiction & true stories; Classic fiction (Children's&YA); Family & home stories (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: family issues (Children's&YA); Languages & ESL

Paperback

Monica's father fulfills her request for the moon by taking it down after it is small enough to carry, but it continues to... [more]

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Black Flowers White Lies

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Black Flowers White Lies

Yvonne Ventresca

Horror & ghost stories; Thrillers (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: bullying, violence & abuse (Children's&YA)

Paperback

The award-winning novel BuzzFeed called a suspenseful psychological thriller [that] definitely won't disappoint is now available... [more]

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Tidy: Book and CD Pack

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Tidy: Book and CD Pack

Emily Gravett

Children's & Educational; Picture storybooks; Social issues: environment & green issues (Children's&YA)

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A hugely entertaining woodland story about an overly tidy badger, with a CD of the story read by Lenny Henry. [more]

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The Unicorn Quest

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The Unicorn Quest

Kamilla Benko

Children's & Educational; General fiction (Children's&YA); Fantasy & magical realism (Children's&YA); Animal stories (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: family issues (Children's&YA)

Paperback

In an antique-filled mansion, sisters Claire and Sophie find a ladder to the magical land of Arden, where wraiths roam freely,... [more]

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Natural Wonders: Great Barrier Reef

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Natural Wonders: Great Barrier Reef

Rector,,Rebecca Kraft

Children's & Educational; Nature, the natural world (Children's&YA); Educational: Geography; Social issues: environment & green issues (Children's&YA)

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Explores the Great Barrier Reef ecosystem, plants that grow there, the climate of the area, and what is being done to protect... [more]

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Children of Blood and Bone (#1 Orisha Legacy)

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Children of Blood and Bone (#1 Orisha Legacy)

Tomi Adeyemi

Fantasy; Children's & Educational; General fiction (Children's&YA); Adventure stories (Children's&YA); Fantasy & magical realism (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: racism & multiculturalism (Children's&YA)

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Magic can burn, turn tides, light the darkness and bring back the dead.... [more]

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Migration: Incredible Animal Journeys

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Migration: Incredible Animal Journeys

Mike Unwin

Children's & Educational; Animal stories (Children's&YA); Wildlife (Children's&YA); Social issues: environment & green issues (Children's&YA)

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Animals of all shapes and sizes make epic journeys across our planet, through harsh weather, avoiding hungry predators, in... [more]

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Boy 87

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Boy 87

Ele Fountain

Children's & Educational; General fiction (Children's&YA); Family & home stories (Children's&YA); Social issues (Children's&YA)

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Shif is just an ordinary schoolboy who loves chess and playing with his best friend. But, one day, he is forced to leave home... [more]

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I Am Sasha

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I Am Sasha

Anita Selzer

Children's & Educational; Social issues: war & conflict issues (Children's&YA)

Paperback

It is German-occupied Poland in 1942 and Jewish lives are at risk. Nazi soldiers order young boys to pull down their trousers... [more]

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Amelia Westlake

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Amelia Westlake

Erin Gough

Children's & Educational; Children's & young adult fiction & true stories; General fiction (Children's&YA); Romance & relationships stories (Children's&YA); School stories (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: sexuality & relationships (Children's&YA)

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From Ampersand Prize-winning author Erin Gough comes this ferociously funny romp through an elite private school, and a brilliant... [more]

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