The Book Thief
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A touching film based on the best-selling novel by Marcus Zusak. In WWII Germany, a young girl learns to survive through the beauty of books, with the help of her foster parents and the secret guest under the stairs.
Okay for Now
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Life for Doug Swieteck is not easy. The whole town thinks he is a trouble maker just like his brother, and he’s going to have to learn to trust others before he can make them trust him.
The Dead in Their Vaulted Arches
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This is the sixth book in the Flavia De Luce series. Flavia never knew her mother, believed to have died in a climbing accident soon after Flavia was born. But was it an accident? The young sleuth is determined to discover what really happened, and opens up some dark secrets of the DeLuce family.
Hey, Duck!
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A duckling just wants to make friends with what he thinks is another duck, but Cat wants no part of him. Great read aloud!
The Cabin Faced West
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This is a sweet historical fiction story. When Ann Hamilton's family survives a terrible storm and receives a surprise visit from George Washington, she realizes just how special and amazing her pioneer life really is.
Unbroken
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This amazing, true story of a man who survived a plane wreck, weeks on a raft, and being a prisoner of war is harrowing and inspiring. A true page turner.
A Giraffe and a Half
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This special anniversary edition celebrates the 50th anniversary of this book with vintage full-color jacket artwork. Loads of fun with stacks of stuff!
I Want My Hat Back
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This book has a great story with wonderfully simple illustrations.
Our Only May Amelia
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Inspired by true life stories - follow tomboy May Amelia on her many adventures. Living with seven older brothers, she has a hard time behaving like a girl. This is a great adventure read.
The Witness
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Dee Henderson is a fantastic Christian fiction writer. This is the story of Amy who has been on the run for years. The Witness is a very quick read.
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Eric, Julie, and Neal are best friends. One day, they discover a flight of rainbow-colored stairs in a basement, leading to a magical world they never knew existed. Before they know what happens, they are racing to save Droon from the evil Lord Sparr. The first book in "The Secrets of Droon" series, 7-10 years. Books stand alone, but form a story arc when read in sequence.
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My all time favorite movie, this beautiful climax to the Lord of the Rings Trilogy is a touching and powerful vision of courage, loyalty, sacrifice, and hope that will bring tears to your eyes.

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