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Audience: 6th Grade - 8th Grade
Allison is an ordinary 9th grader until one day the devil pays her a visit. He tells her that she can appear to be gorgeous(like she has secretly hoped for)if in exchange the devil can have control over her cell phone. Allison agrees and basks over being gorgeous in people's eyes. She can't believe that she is a finalist in a modeling contest. The Devil, though, keeps texting her friends messages and he wants to share things about Allison's family that Allison's parents would not want shared. Join Allison as she tries to sort through the drama of her life.
Date read: 9/14/2009
Audience: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
Littlest One is learning to be a dream giver, a tiny creature able to extract memories from objects in a person's house and use them to bestow peaceful, happy dreams to people. When the dreaded Sinisteeds- dark, fearsome creatures that plague their victims with nightmares try to inflict horrifying nightmares on the inhabitants of her assigned house, Littlest One's fight to protect them helps her to learn what she is and find her true name.
Date read: 4/28/2009
Governor's Dog is Missing!
Governor's Dog is Missing!
Audience: 5th Grade - 8th Grade
Twelve-year-old Slate Stephens and his friend Daphne McSweeney are enjoying their summer in Montana, riding their bikes, stopping for milkshakes and just generally having a good time when they read the news that the beloved governor's dog, a border collie named Cat, is missing. Is this part of a conspiracy? Is it a move by the governor's opponent to level the playing field for the next election? Has Cat been kidnapped? What about all the grizzlies roaming the National Park near them? Slate and Daphne take it upon themselves to find Cat, but can they do it before it's too late?
Date read: 10/18/2011
Grace for President
Audience: 1st Grade - 3rd Grade
When Grace's teacher puts a poster up in her classroom with pictures of all the US Presidents, Grace is surprised and unhappy to see that there has been no woman President. She declares right then that she will be President when she grows up, to much laughter from several of her classmates. Her teacher suggests that the school run an election just like the United States' Presidential election, using students to represent the states. Grace, of course, will run. The most popular boy in school decides to run against her, and figures to win, since boys are representing the states with the most electoral votes. What can Grace do?
Awards nominated: Monarch Award Nominee 2012
Date read: 4/15/2011
Audience: Preschool - 1st Grade
Grandpa loves his yellow and red quilt. But the quilt is too short and Grandpa's toes are getting cold. So his 3 grandchildren set out to resew the quilt to fit grandpa.
Similar authors: Patricia and Fredrick McKissack
Similar books: Messy Bessey by Patrica and Fredrick McKissack;
Sam's Pet by Charnan Simon;
Wait,Skates! by Mildred D. Johnson
Date read: 7/1/2009
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