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The Outsiders (M Books)

The Outsiders (M Books)

By S.E. Hinton
29 ratings33 reviews
  • bibliophile
    "Stay gold..." I read this when I was younger, but I never really understood it... due to the fact I read this book when I was in third grade, and I was too young to realize what it actually meant... I read this book earlier again during the summer... and wow... this book is really heartwarming.....
Andi Under Pressure (An Andi Boggs Novel)

Andi Under Pressure (An Andi Boggs Novel)

By Amanda Flower
9 ratings11 reviews
  • candyexpress
    candyexpress44 stars
    In the beginning, I found it quite boring, but I never quit on books and lucky for me, I didn't stop because this was a real adventure. Twelve-year-old Andora ‘Andi’ Boggs and her new best friend Colin Carter couldn’t be more excited to attend the prestigious science camp at the local university ...
The Giver (Cascades)

The Giver (Cascades)

By Lois Lowry
156 ratings157 reviews
  • sshans2
    sshans244 stars
    Jonas lives in a community with no colors, feelings, snow, or rain-- he lives in sameness, and doesn't know it...until he is chosen to become the next Memory Receiver. He is assigned for sessions with The Giver, who passes memories to him from long ago-- sledding down a snowy hill, gazing at a ra...
A Girl Named Disaster (Glencoe Literature Library)

A Girl Named Disaster (Glencoe Literature Library)

By Nancy Farmer
3 ratings9 reviews
  • Clancy G
    “A Girl Named Disaster,” by Nancy Farmer was an exciting, thrilling story that caught my attention and won’t be forgotten. The main character takes you on the adventure of a lifetime but is not too far from real life. Nhamo, the main character, has a hard time living in her village, always feelin...
Riley Mae and the Sole Fire Safari (Faithgirlz / The Good News Shoes)

Riley Mae and the Sole Fire Safari (Faithgirlz / The Good News Shoes)

By Jill Osborne
7 ratings6 reviews
  • loveeangelina
    Pre-teen shoe model Riley Mae laces up her flaming orange Sole Fire running shoes for another ad campaign―this time in Kenya, Africa! Kenya is the perfect place for runners to train, with its high elevation and encouragement from Olympic athletes. It’s also a great hiding place for Riley and her ...
Holes (Cascades)

Holes (Cascades)

By Louis Sachar
146 ratings161 reviews
  • catmoji
    catmoji55 stars
    Stanley Yelnats, falsely convicted of stealing a celebrity's sneakers, is sent to Camp Green Lake, a juvenile detention center in the middle of the desert, where the inmates are required to dig a large hole every day. Getting to know the other inmates and getting used to the grueling routine is o...
Samantha Sanderson Off the Record (FaithGirlz / Samantha Sanderson)

Samantha Sanderson Off the Record (FaithGirlz / Samantha Sanderson)

By Robin Caroll
6 ratings7 reviews
  • genius1326
    genius132633 stars
    I liked it, so Sam Sanderson is an cheerleader. She wants to be an award-winning journalist like her mother, so she tries looking for stories for her school newspaper where she wants to become the boss.One day, the grades are being tampered with, Sam must get Makayla’s help in hacking the system/...
Because of Winn Dixie - Teacher Guide by Novel Units, Inc.

Because of Winn Dixie - Teacher Guide by Novel Units, Inc.

By Novel Units, Inc.
1 ratings13 reviews
  • edmodo-p67jkvfuyu
    This is a great book.I think anybody that reads it will enjoy it very much.It is about a girl that finds a dog in a store called winn-dixie.So she claims the dog and brings it home.Thats how she got winn-dixie.
My Side of the Mountain (M-Books)

My Side of the Mountain (M-Books)

By Jean George
14 ratings20 reviews
  • 20sfrerichs
    I read this book and I loved it it was really good!!! I liked it because it is full of excitement and wonders!! It was about a boy who runs away from his mother father and 8 other siblings.He does survive but I can't tell you the rest I don't want to give it away if you want to read it!!!He finds...
Bridge to Terabithia

Bridge to Terabithia

By Katherine Paterson
56 ratings52 reviews
  • xxpish
    Jess(e) wants to be the fastest runner in the fifth grade. He practices every morning, before he has to go milk the cow. He lives on a farm with four sisters and their parents. One day when new neighbors move into the house next door, he meets Leslie, their 10-year-old daughter. After a few d...

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