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A Light in the Attic

A Light in the Attic

By Shel Silverstein
4.59
39 ratings44 reviews
  • headream100
    Really? I thought the poet did a great job on the poems. And the illustrations aren't horrible, they're realistic and fun to look at. Also I don't know how you liked the poem about the girl who wanted a pony. That's just sad. But this is just my opinion.
Chinese Cinderella: The true story of an unwanted daughter

Chinese Cinderella: The true story of an unwanted daughter

By Adeline Yen Mah
4.33
12 ratings17 reviews
  • thumsup
    thumsup33 stars
    The main character of this book is the author, and she talks about her childhood through a girl whose family doesn't love her. It doesn't concern a glass slipper, mind you, but the reason why Adeline is disliked is because her mother died giving birth to her. This book is about her trying to ap...
I Survived #11: I Survived the Great Chicago Fire, 1871

I Survived #11: I Survived the Great Chicago Fire, 1871

By Lauren Tarshis
4.68
34 ratings87 reviews
  • BOB
    Could an entire city really burn to the ground? Oscar Starling never wanted to come to Chicago. But then Oscar finds himself not just in the heart of the big city, but in the middle of a terrible fire! No one knows exactly how it began, but one thing is clear: Chicago is like a giant powder keg ...
I Survived the Joplin Tornado, 2011 (I Survived #12)

I Survived the Joplin Tornado, 2011 (I Survived #12)

By Lauren Tarshis
4.41
22 ratings20 reviews
  • zuberdoge
    "I Survived the Joplin Tornado" is about a kid called Dexter and while he was riding his bike and gets hit by a car but it was Docter Norman Gage the storm chaser.He invites Dexter to ride with him tomorrow.When the day comes he is exicited but after the detect a super cell they turn around but t...
No Ordinary Sound:  A Classic Featuring Melody (American Girl Beforever Classic)

No Ordinary Sound: A Classic Featuring Melody (American Girl Beforever Classic)

By Denise Lewis Patrick
2.83
6 ratings10 reviews
  • scigirlronni
    scigirlronni55 stars
    This book looks cool and awesome and also I would love to have it.I love American Girl and I'm a bookworm.Melody live during the Civil Rights Movement.She grew up in Detroit and she is so happy because she gets to see at the Youth Club at church.She gets help from her older sister and older broth...
The Day the Women Got the Vote: A Photo History of the Women's Rights Movement

The Day the Women Got the Vote: A Photo History of the Women's Rights Movement

By George Sullivan
4.0
1 ratings1 reviews
  • vickyh
    vickyh44 stars
    “Tuesday, November 2, 1920, was a day of triumph. For The first time in history, women across the united States were allowed to vote.” In the book, The Day The Women Got The Vote, the author illustrates the women’s struggle for equal rights in history by showing a significant amount of photos. Wi...
Midnight Rider

Midnight Rider

By Joan Hiatt Harlow
5.0
2 ratings2 reviews
  • oreo
    oreo55 stars
    This book is about the revolutionary war and I have read it more than twice. It is a good scary nerve racking book!!! I hope you read it because this book changed my life!!!!!!
Cujo

Cujo

By Stephen King
5.0
5 ratings6 reviews
  • redhood
    I love Stephen King books. He is an amazing writer. This book is, wait for it, legendary. King is one of my favorite writers. Also, I love horror.
I Survived the Eruption of Mount St. Helens, 1980

I Survived the Eruption of Mount St. Helens, 1980

By Lauren Tarshis
5.0
1 ratings2 reviews
  • beanblob
    I have read almost every I Survived book except this one! I have to read this or else i'm going to go crazy!
I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916

I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916

By Lauren Tarshis
4.31
35 ratings57 reviews
  • fuzzle
    I have to admit, this cover totally scared me when I first saw the book. To be perfectly honest when ever I was holding the book while reading, I always put my fingers FAR, far away from the sharks mouth. No joke. I only stopped that at the middle of the end chapter. Speaking of the honest truth ...

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