All-time Favorites

$16.99
ISBN-13: 9780316013567
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 9/2009
All-Staff Pick! Gorgeous illustrations.

Owl Moon (Hardcover)

$16.99
ISBN-13: 9780399214578
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Published: Philomel, 10/1987

A young girl and her father embark on a night time adventure to see the great horned owl. Wonderfully illustrated.  

 Cindy 


$7.99
ISBN-13: 9780395259399
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Published: Sandpiper, 10/1977

First published in 1939, this is a terrific story about an obsolete machine that proves it’s still worthy.

Joanne


The Lemonade Club (Hardcover)

$17.99
ISBN-13: 9780399245404
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Published: Philomel, 9/2007

An inspirational book for children and adults touched by cancer.

Ann Marie


$17.99
ISBN-13: 9780375837388
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Published: Schwartz & Wade, 2/2009

This is a beautifully compiled book that appeals to my inner artist and inner baseball player! The combination of the gorgeous illustrations and the stats evokes the romance of baseball's golden age.

a Maegan pick


$7.99
ISBN-13: 9780142407738
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Published: Puffin, 10/2007

A stunning achievement. A lively rhyme scheme and detailed drawings spark the reader’s imagination. And soon you realize that everything has a house or is a house of some kind.

My favorite read-aloud.

Joanne


Old Turtle (Hardcover)

$17.99
ISBN-13: 9780439309080
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Published: Scholastic Press, 2/2001
a Maegan pick

Move Over, Rover! (Hardcover)

$16.00
ISBN-13: 9780152019792
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Published: Harcourt Children's Books, 9/2006

The charming rhyme scheme and colorful use of acrylics and watercolors enhance this story of animals who are trying to escape the rainstorm outside the doghouse. Reminiscent of Audrey Woods’ Napping House, this is a sure-to-please read-aloud.

Cindy


The Snow Leopard (Hardcover)

$17.95
ISBN-13: 9781845076009
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books, 9/2007

Jackie Morris has created one of the most beautifullyillustrated new myths of our time.

Cindy 


The Little House (Paperback)

$7.99
ISBN-13: 9780395259382
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Published: Sandpiper, 4/1978

Burton’s award winning classic which I loved as a child.

Ann Marie


Imagine a Day (Hardcover)

$18.99
ISBN-13: 9780689852190
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 1/2005
An Emily pick

$24.99
ISBN-13: 9780439813785
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Published: Scholastic Press, 3/2007

Selznick has crafted one of the most unique middle-grade novels with his charming storyline and beautiful illustrations. As one reads he feels like part of the extraordinary masterpiece.

Cindy


$7.99
ISBN-13: 9780064400558
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Published: HarperCollins, 5/1974

Definitely my favorite middle-grade book of all time!

Joanne


$6.99
ISBN-13: 9780689710681
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Published: Aladdin, 3/1986

O’Brien has written a creative story that makes you wonder.

Ann Marie


The Secret Garden (Hardcover)

$17.99
ISBN-13: 9780397321650
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Published: HarperCollins, 4/1998

Best comfort book ever! I still re-read it every few years, especially in the spring.

Joanne


$6.99
ISBN-13: 9780394820378
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Published: Yearling, 10/1988

I first read this book in fifth grade, and I'm thrilled that it's still in print. Clever and imaginative, this masterpiece of whimsical wordplay appeals to all ages. A modern classic.

Joanne


$5.99
ISBN-13: 9780140314205
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Published: Puffin, 7/1981

We all need to see the world through Charlie’s eyes.

Ann Marie


How to Steal a Dog (Paperback)

$6.99
ISBN-13: 9780312561123
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Published: Square Fish, 4/2009

Barbara O'Connor is a genius. The writing is superb and the story is touching.

Joanne


$11.99
ISBN-13: 9780142414736
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Published: Speak, 3/2009

I hope this book never goes out of print. The story of a rape victim and her depression and how she gradually heals is moving and beautiful and should be read by every teen, male or female.   

Joanne


$14.95
ISBN-13: 9780060736262
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Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics, 2/2005
All staff pick!

$24.99
ISBN-13: 9780439136358
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Published: Scholastic, 10/1999

My favorite Harry Potter!  Now if I only had a time-turner...

Joanne


A Northern Light (Paperback)

$9.99
ISBN-13: 9780152053109
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Published: Graphia, 9/2004

A true gem based on the story that prompted Theodore Dreiser’s “An American Tragedy.” The heroine, Mattie, realizes that she must choose between family obligations and her own self-worth.

Cindy


$21.99
ISBN-13: 9780375847226
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers, 4/2007
Both Joanne and Maegan love this beautifully-written trilogy.

Dairy Queen (Paperback)

$8.99
ISBN-13: 9780618863358
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Published: Graphia, 6/2007

A book that inspires you and make you think, wow!

Ann Marie


The Hunger Games (Paperback)

$8.99
ISBN-13: 9780439023528
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Published: Scholastic Press, 7/2010

Best of the trilogy, this amazing novel started the current dystopian trend.

Joanne


Looking for Alaska (Paperback)

$8.99
ISBN-13: 9780142402511
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Published: Speak, 1/2007
An Emily pick