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Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

By John Boyne
4.51
35 ratings46 reviews
  • oscarinho
    The story of the book was called the Boy In The Striped Pyjamas. This story was about a boy who lived during the German Reich in which his father was a commandment of the Auschwitz Concentration Camp. He lives with his father Ralf, Mother Elsa, Sister Gretel, and maid Maria. Bruno now goes and st...
Who Was Harriet Tubman? (GB)

Who Was Harriet Tubman? (GB)

By Yona Zeldis McDonough
5.0
4 ratings8 reviews
  • carsb19
    carsb1955 stars
    this was a very great book!! Harriet Tubman was a very brave hero who took place at the time of slavery. She escaped her slavery and went all over to save everyone and bring them to their freedom on the Underground Railroad.
Dog Diaries #1: Ginger

Dog Diaries #1: Ginger

By Kate Klimo
4.8
5 ratings5 reviews
  • crystal123432
    I LOVE this book <3 It's about a golden retriever from a dog mill and she's from cage nine number six and she starts with a bad owner and goes into to the wild and then gets taken to bern who she finds a god home from a boy named " Corey" and she lives happily ever after.
Fallen in Fredericksburg (Ghosts of War #4)

Fallen in Fredericksburg (Ghosts of War #4)

By Steve Watkins
4.0
1 ratings1 reviews
  • atra
    atra44 stars
    I already read it now it is the best
I Survived the Joplin Tornado, 2011 (I Survived #12)

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

By Lauren Tarshis
4.41
27 ratings27 reviews
  • manuel6
    manuel655 stars
    I survived The Joplin Tornado, 2011 is mainly about a boy named Dex who ran in to his favorite guy from is show Dr.Gage and is now helping Dr.Gage with figure what Tornado sounds like when starting and run in to a tornado and Dr.Gage is almost about to die but Dex helps him with a first aid kit a...
The Hole Story of the Doughnut

The Hole Story of the Doughnut

By Pat Miller
5.0
1 ratings1 reviews
  • ellsworth2424
    I don't usually like history-type books, but this one seemed fun. The bonus? It was about doughnuts, one of my favorite topics. It was fun to learn about the history of doughnuts. It also taught me that people can play different roles in history.
Our Country's Presidents: A Complete Encyclopedia of the U.S. Presidency

Our Country's Presidents: A Complete Encyclopedia of the U.S. Presidency

By Ann Bausum
0 ratings2 reviews
  • lotsoflove.danc
    it tells a lot about our history wihich is important.
Benjamin Franklin's Wise Words: How to Work Smart, Play Well, and Make Real Friends (National Geographic Kids)

Benjamin Franklin's Wise Words: How to Work Smart, Play Well, and Make Real Friends (National Geographic Kids)

By Benjamin Franklin
0 ratings2 reviews
  • Wowsiesssssssss
    I love the art work it the best
Through My Eyes

Through My Eyes

By Ruby Bridges
4.67
3 ratings6 reviews
  • super10
    If I'm being honest, this was a truly mature book. It was not your everyday, boring biography. This was actually quite entertaining! In this book, Ruby Bridges explains how she felt, going to William Frantz Elementary School, in the harsh 1950's. She did this to inform the readers about her pers...
Tropical Secrets: Holocaust Refugees in Cuba

Tropical Secrets: Holocaust Refugees in Cuba

By Margarita Engle
4.0
1 ratings1 reviews
  • ty_fresh
    ty_fresh44 stars
    like a long poem very good book!!!

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