The Lady In Number 6
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Allice Herz-Sommer is the oldest holocaust survivor. She was a concert pianist with a husband and a son when WWII began. Music sustained her throughout her life.
The Myth Of Progress
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An analysis of economic ideals (such as continuous growth) in light of ecological principles (like the law of entropy) which demonstrates that all systems ultimately function within the boundaries of physical laws.
Assault With A Deadly Glue Gun
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Anastasia Pollack, crafts editor for a fashion magazine, has a lot of problems. Now on top of everything, she finds a dead body, and the police suspect her of murder. Can someone skilled in making crafts solve a murder?
A World Without Princes
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Sophie and Agatha’s happy ending is not what they expected, and when they return to the school for help, things there are dire as well. Will Agatha and Sophie survive to find their “happily ever after”?
Take Shelter
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A working-class family man struggles with his sanity after seeing signs of the apocalypse.
On This Spot
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A fun and informative look back through geologic time that transforms the busy streets of New York City into very different environments.
Dead End in Norvelt
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This funny and quirky story is part mystery, part historical fiction, part autobiography. Follow Jack Gantos through the strange world of a small (and dwindling) rural Pennsylvania community
The Midwife's Apprentice
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A homeless young woman travels from village to village seeking shelter and food. When a sharp-speaking midwife happens upon the girl, she takes her in to be an apprentice. Learn about life in Medieval society and the history of midwifery in this quick read.
Okay For Now
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Doug has a lot of troubles, including a rough home life and a propensity for attracting negative attention despite the fact that he doesn't want to be a jerk. In this painful yet heart-warming story, Doug finds friendship, love, and compassion from teachers, neighbors, and librarians who push him to discover his talents.
The Sleeping Dictionary
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A young woman’s turbulent life is set against the history of India and the Raj.
Quest For The Tree Kangaroo
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Follow conservation biologists into the field as they study the tree kangaroo in the high mountain cloud forests of Papua, New Guinea and learn about the important work of conservationists around the world.
The Three Pigs
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Follow these pigs on a thrilling postmodern adventure through the pages of various nursery rhymes and folk tales. Wiesner's vivid and sophisticated illustrations will captivate readers, young and old.

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