Island of the Blue Dolphin
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This amazing book is based on a true story. When Karana is left alone on an island, she has to learn how to fend for herself and overcome many years of hardship, danger, and isolation.
The Invention of Hugo Cabret
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This book is like nothing you have seen before - the story is told half in pictures, half in words. The drawings are amazing! The adventures of Hugo, an orphan who lives in a train station, will tug at your heart.