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Bet You Didn't Know: Fascinating, Far-out, Fun-tastic Facts!

Bet You Didn't Know: Fascinating, Far-out, Fun-tastic Facts!

By National Geographic Kids
4.7
10 ratings4 reviews
  • sugarsweets8155
    This book seems awesome even though I haven't seen it. But National Geographic is one of the best series for me and I would like this book even though I haven't read this.
Where the Red Fern Grows

Where the Red Fern Grows

By Wilson Rawls
4.51
82 ratings112 reviews
  • leap415
    leap41555 stars
    SPOILER ALERT!!! IF YOU HAVE NOT READ THIS STORY, DO NOT READ! SPEAK NOW OR FOREVER HOLD YOUR PEACE!!! 3...2...1...Where the Red Fern Grows is a heart-melting story about two coon hounds, Little Ann the brains and Old Dan the brawn, that can't survive without each other. Billy, their determined t...
The Land of Stories: Worlds Collide

The Land of Stories: Worlds Collide

By Chris Colfer
4.44
9 ratings38 reviews
  • lrohne2005
    lrohne200555 stars
    It is the thrilling and page-turning conclusion to the Land of Stories, and what Alex and Conner have been dreading is finally happening: worlds have collided. All the characters from the Land of Stories, good and bad, have escaped to New York City! The Literary Army is creating vicious plans to ...
Dead Girls Don't Lie

Dead Girls Don't Lie

By Jennifer Shaw Wolf
0 ratings8 reviews
  • football15
    this book is about a girl named jaycee whos friend died and she has hits to try and find who killed her.
When You Reach Me

When You Reach Me

By Rebecca Stead
4.6
130 ratings143 reviews
  • callie_b
    callie_b44 stars
    Miranda lives with her mom and her mom's boyfriend Richard in a shabby little apartment. Life is normal... for the time being. One day on their walk home from school, Miranda's best friend Sal gets punched by a kid in their grade, Marcus. And then everything begins happening to Miranda all at onc...
The One and Only Ivan

The One and Only Ivan

By Katherine Applegate
4.71
216 ratings264 reviews
  • palindrome
    Katherine Applegate's The One and Only Ivan makes you think about what it means to be human by showing you the world through the eyes of a non-human. This book is narrated in the first person by its protagonist, Ivan. Ivan is quiet, easygoing, artistic, and a gorilla. Until a baby elephant called...
The Invention of Hugo Cabret

The Invention of Hugo Cabret

By Brian Selznick
4.66
244 ratings336 reviews
  • callie_b
    callie_b44 stars
    Young Hugo Cabret runs the a clock tower in a train station in Paris. He watches the old man running the toy stand in the train station often, rubbing his notebook anxiously. Hugo attempts to snatch a small blue mechanical mouse, but gets caught by the old man. As punishment, the withered man tak...
Old School (Diary of a Wimpy Kid)

Old School (Diary of a Wimpy Kid)

By Jeff Kinney
4.5
280 ratings981 reviews
  • Bob
    ( Spoilers Alert ) This book in the wimpy kid series is probably my favorite. It all started when Greg thinks electronics is the key to family happiness. Greg's mom is the complete opposite. Greg is banned from electronics for a week and his mom says " Electronics make your brain mushy and you sh...
Holes

Holes

By Louis Sachar
4.49
293 ratings415 reviews
  • callie_b
    callie_b55 stars
    If I had to choose one word to describe this book, it would be: AWESOME! Hit rewind-- flashback time! The great-great-great grandfather of present day Stanley is chasing after a girl. Not just any girl, but the most beautiful girl in town. But someone else also wants to marry her- an old 60-year...
Caveboy Dave: More Scrawny Than Brawny

Caveboy Dave: More Scrawny Than Brawny

By Aaron Reynolds
4.83
6 ratings13 reviews
  • super10
    super1055 stars
    When I first saw this book, I thought it was your average, run of the mill, prehistoric fiction book. But when I finished it, I knew that this was a book that I would reread over and over again! In this book, Caveboy Dave, dreams to be a big time engineer. But when he and his friends are thr...