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Chasing Lincoln's Killer

Chasing Lincoln's Killer

By James L. Swanson

4.8312 ratings11 reviews

  • sanper1617
    sanper161755 stars
    The book “Chasing Lincoln’s killer” is a very good book because it tells you about not just the Assassination of Abraham Lincoln but more past that. And what had happened like, John Wilkes Booth being killed 12 days after the assassination that shocked me. I’d recommend this book to people that l...
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Smile

Smile

By Raina Telgemeier

4.731429 ratings3230 reviews

  • awesomeisme
    awesomeisme55 stars
    We have this book in the library, I've read it 5 times and I'm still not bored of it! I'm going to ask for it on my birthday. Here is a review for those who haven't read it: Raina is getting braces and is not looking forward to it. So at girls scout camp she asks her friends that have braces wha...
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Kid Authors: True Tales of Childhood from Famous Writers (Kid Legends)

Kid Authors: True Tales of Childhood from Famous Writers (Kid Legends)

By David Stabler

4.8116 ratings26 reviews

  • callie_b
    callie_b55 stars
    Ever wondered about your favorite authors' childhoods? Kid Authors tells the incredible and inspiring true tales of authors through the ages, authors that you may have heard of, and other authors that you'll enjoy learning about! Some of the authors had problems like mean teachers and bullies, wh...
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At School with Ruskin Bond

At School with Ruskin Bond

By Ruskin Bond

4.52 ratings4 reviews

  • lavender
    lavender44 stars
    This is a book packed with many short stories that tells about the childhood adventures of one of our most beloved authors today Ruskin Bond .
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The Diary of a Young Girl. Anne Frank

The Diary of a Young Girl. Anne Frank

By Anne Frank

4.5932 ratings47 reviews

  • olliebob
    olliebob55 stars
    This book is so meaningful. It's down to earth, but at the same time, I can't imagine anything that Anne went through happening to me. Anne is a real girl during the Holocaust. She lived a regular life, and then WWII started up. Her family and several others were forced into hiding to avoid c...
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The Jungle Book

The Jungle Book

By Rudyard Kipling

4.836 ratings5 reviews

  • wt19050
    wt1905055 stars
    Warning!! THIS REVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS.!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! The jungle book is an amazing book! If you are an animal lover, love action, fighting, and suspense then the jungle book is for you. I loved how the author keeps you at the edge of your seat the whole book. In my opinion my favorite part ab...
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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Book 6)

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Book 6)

By J. K. Rowling

4.83370 ratings296 reviews

  • sparklingirl
    Harry Potter starts another year at Hogwarts, knowing it will never be the same. Voldemort's reign of terror is in full force. Dumbledore has been mysteriously leaving Hogwarts for personal business. And we have yet another Defence Against the Dark Arts teacher. This time it's... SNAPE! Dumbledor...
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Our Story Begins: Your Favorite Authors and Illustrators Share Fun, Inspiring, and Occasionally Ridiculous Things They Wrote and Drew as Kids

Our Story Begins: Your Favorite Authors and Illustrators Share Fun, Inspiring, and Occasionally Ridiculous Things They Wrote and Drew as Kids

By Elissa Brent Weissman, Kwame Alexander, Tom Angleberger, Kathi Appelt, Ashley Bryan, Tim Federle, Candace Fleming, Marla Frazee, Chris Gall, Alex Gino, Chris Grabenstein, Gordon Korman, Jarrett J. Krosoczka, Thanhha Lai, Peter Lerangis, Gail Carson Levine, Grace Lin, Yuyi Morales, Phyllis Reynolds Naylor, R. J. Palacio, Linda Sue Park, Rohmann Eric, Dan Santat, Brian Selznick, Cynthia Leitich Smith, Rita Williams-Garcia

42 ratings2 reviews

  • tori3ghoul
    tori3ghoul44 stars
    This book tells different tales on how our favorite children's writers of today came to be famous. People like Chris Grabenstein, Gail Carson Levine, and many more are featured. One of my favorite stories was the childhood of Phyllis Reynold Naylor. Her house was covered with books!
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Who Was Helen Keller?

Who Was Helen Keller?

By Gare Thompson

4.837 ratings9 reviews

  • ajg16
    ajg1644 stars
    In 1882 two year old Helen Keller became Blind an Deaf. In 1887 Annie Sullivan came to help teach Helen. She learned How to read, write, even speak properly! I'm her life time Helen wrote and published three books, she starred in a silent film, she even toured Japan! In 1936 her dead friend and t...
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Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina Young Readers Edition

Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina Young Readers Edition

By Misty Copeland

4.899 ratings6 reviews

  • lidonopelutehy
    "Life in Motion-an unlikely ballerina" is a non-fiction autobiography by Misty Copeland and Brandy Colbert. The amount of pages cover to cover totals to the amount of 184 pages. The autobiography is mainly about Misty Copeland pursuing her dream of becoming a principal dancer in New York City. It...
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