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Product Description: Kyna likes her friends, her purple hair, and taking photographs. But there's something she definitely doesn't like: the water. Every time she comes near it, she feels the sinister pull of the depths trying to draw her down to a watery grave...read more

Hardcover:

9781571316875 | Milkweed Editions, April 1, 2009, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Kyna likes her friends, her purple hair, and taking photographs.

Paperback:

9781571316868 | Milkweed Editions, April 1, 2009, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Kyna likes her friends, her purple hair, and taking photographs.

By Full Cast Family (narrator) and A. Lafaye

CD/Spoken Word:

9781501236488 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, May 29, 2015), cover price $14.99

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Product Description: Born into a family with artistry in their fingers, Lyza laments that her only talent is carving letters into wood. That is until her life is turned upside down when her mother succumbs to the influenza pandemic of 1918, which is devastating their small coastal town in Maine...read more

Hardcover:

9781571316929 | Milkweed Editions, April 1, 2010, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Born into a family with artistry in their fingers, Lyza laments that her only talent is carving letters into wood.

Paperback:

9781571316943 | Milkweed Editions, April 1, 2010, cover price $8.00 | About this edition: Born into a family with artistry in their fingers, Lyza laments that her only talent is carving letters into wood.

Thirteen-year-old Nissa leaves her Louisiana home where she lives with her father and new stepmother and goes to stay with her eccentric mother in Chicago.

Paperback:

9781571316974 | Reprint edition (Milkweed Editions, April 1, 2010), cover price $8.00
9780689842504 | Reprint edition (Aladdin Paperbacks, May 1, 2001), cover price $4.99 | About this edition: Thirteen-year-old Nissa leaves her Louisiana home where she lives with her father and new stepmother and goes to stay with her eccentric mother in Chicago.

School and Library:

9780689826108 | Simon & Schuster, September 1, 1999, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Thirteen-year-old Nissa leaves her Louisiana home where she lives with her father and new stepmother and goes to stay with her eccentric mother in Chicago

Reinforced:

9780606213554 | Demco Media, February 1, 2002, cover price $13.41 | About this edition: Thirteen-year-old Nissa leaves her Louisiana home where she lives with her father and new stepmother and goes to stay with her eccentric mother in Chicago.

Prebinding:

9780613733410 | Turtleback Books, June 1, 2001, cover price $13.40 | About this edition: Thirteen-year-old Nissa leaves her Louisiana home where she lives with her father and new stepmother and goes to stay with her eccentric mother in Chicago.

Fourteen-year-old Stella, orphaned just after the Civil War, fights to keep her family's plantation and fulfill her father's desire to turn land over to the people who have worked on it for generations, but first she must find her father's hidden deed and will.

Hardcover:

9781416911647 | 1 edition (Simon & Schuster, May 6, 2008), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Fourteen-year-old Stella, orphaned just after the Civil War, fights to keep her family's plantation and fulfill her father's desire to turn land over to the people who have worked on it for generations, but first she must find her father's hidden deed and will.

Paperback:

9781416986478 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, February 9, 2010), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Stella Reid is fighting to save the home she loves.

Miscellaneous:

9781416974963 | Simon & Schuster, February 9, 2010, cover price $7.99

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Product Description: Before the accident Nathaniel's life seemed pretty good. His help around the farm made his father proud. But now, with a busted leg, Nathaniel can't do farmwork anymore, so his father adopts another son through the Orphan Train. Feeling replaced and useless, Nathaniel attends school for the first time...read more

Hardcover:

9780689857300 | Simon & Schuster, May 1, 2004, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: After breaking his leg, eleven-year-old Nate feels useless because he cannot work on the family farm in nineteenth-century Nebraska, so when his father brings home an orphan boy to help with the chores, Nate feels even worse.

Paperback:

9781595197665 | Pap/cas edition (Live Oak Media, July 30, 2006), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: After breaking his leg, eleven-year-old Nate feels useless because he cannot work on the family farm in nineteenth-century Nebraska, so when his father brings home an orphan boy to help with the chores, Nate feels even worse.
9781595197672 | Pap/com edition (Live Oak Media, July 30, 2006), cover price $28.95 | About this edition: After breaking his leg, eleven-year-old Nate feels useless because he cannot work on the family farm in nineteenth-century Nebraska, so when his father brings home an orphan boy to help with the chores, Nate feels even worse.
9781416916246 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, May 9, 2006), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: After breaking his leg, eleven-year-old Nate feels useless because he cannot work on the family farm in nineteenth-century Nebraska, so when his father brings home an orphan boy to help with the chores, Nate feels even worse.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781595197658 | Unabridged edition (Live Oak Media, July 30, 2006), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: After breaking his leg, eleven-year-old Nate feels useless because he cannot work on the family farm in nineteenth-century Nebraska, so when his father brings home an orphan boy to help with the chores, Nate feels even worse.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781595197641 | Unabridged edition (Live Oak Media, July 30, 2006), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: After breaking his leg, eleven-year-old Nate feels useless because he cannot work on the family farm in nineteenth-century Nebraska, so when his father brings home an orphan boy to help with the chores, Nate feels even worse.

Prebinding:

9781435273054 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, May 9, 2008), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Before the accident Nathaniel's life seemed pretty good.
9781417732302 | Turtleback Books, May 1, 2006, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: After breaking his leg, eleven-year-old Nate feels useless because he cannot work on the family farm in nineteenth-century Nebraska, so when his father brings home an orphan boy to help with the chores, Nate feels even worse.

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Product Description: "Inside me, in a new place, sore with growth, I felt the solid weight of strength holding me up, pushing me forward to face what was sure to come next." Nissa Bergen is growing up...and finding that she's growing apart from childhood friends and facing adult decisions...read more

Paperback:

9781416958697 | Aladdin Paperbacks, June 21, 2007, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: "Inside me, in a new place, sore with growth, I felt the solid weight of strength holding me up, pushing me forward to face what was sure to come next.

School and Library:

9780689832000 | 1 edition (Simon & Schuster, June 1, 2002), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: In 1936, fourteen-year-old Nissa takes a stand against racial prejudice and for her own integrity and independence, drawing on the support of her individualistic mother, her father, stepmother, and some of the inhabitants of their Louisiana town.

Leaving her home in Wisconsin in 1865, sixteen-year-old Katherine sets out for Chicago to prove to her family that she can make a life for herself.

Paperback:

9780689842283 | Reprint edition (Simon Pulse, May 1, 2001), cover price $4.99 | About this edition: Leaving her home in Wisconsin in 1865, sixteen-year-old Katherine sets out for Chicago to prove to her family that she can make a life for herself.

School and Library:

9780670875986 | Viking Childrens Books, October 1, 1998, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Leaving her home in Wisconsin in 1865, sixteen-year-old Katherine sets out for Chicago to prove to her family that she can make a life for herself

Reinforced:

9780606211703 | Demco Media, February 1, 2002, cover price $13.45 | About this edition: Leaving her home in Wisconsin in 1865, sixteen-year-old Katherine sets out for Chicago to prove to her family that she can make a life for herself.

Prebinding:

9780613624961 | Turtleback Books, July 1, 2003, cover price $13.15 | About this edition: Leaving her home in Wisconsin in 1865, sixteen-year-old Katherine sets out for Chicago to prove to her family that she can make a life for herself.

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When his dad slips and falls into a coma, Ebon Jones starts noticing his father's ghostly spirit roaming around the house, thus he must find a way to get his spirit back to his body and make him whole once again before it's too late. (view table of contents)

School and Library:

9780689815140 | Simon & Schuster, June 1, 2001, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Ebon's father, who is in a coma, appears to the family as a wandering spirit, and Ebon must reunite the spirit and the body before it is too late.

During the summer of 1976, twelve-year-old Raleia Pendle feels like a misfit with her hippie parents and begins a friendship with the town recluse.

Paperback:

9780689829611 | Reprint edition (Aladdin Paperbacks, August 1, 2000), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: During the summer of 1976, twelve-year-old Raleia Pendle feels like a misfit with her hippie parents and begins a friendship with the town recluse.

School and Library:

9780689824418 | Simon & Schuster, June 1, 1999, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: During the summer of 1976, twelve-year-old Raleia Pendle feels like a misfit with her hippie parents and begins a friendship with the town recluse

Reinforced:

9780606199537 | Demco Media, October 1, 2000, cover price $14.09 | About this edition: During the summer of 1976, twelve-year-old Raleia Pendle feels like a misfit with her hippie parents and begins a friendship with the town recluse.

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Product Description: Eleven-year-old Nissa’s life has never been perfect. Living in the small town of Harper, Louisiana, with a mama like hers, circa 1933, has led to lots of mean rumors. But now Mama is gone, and all the townsfolk talk about is who she might have run off with...read more

Paperback:

9781571316790 | Reissue edition (Milkweed Editions, March 28, 2008), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Eleven-year-old Nissa’s life has never been perfect.
9780689831065 | Reprint edition (Aladdin Paperbacks, September 1, 1999), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: In 1934, when her mother leaves her and her father, eleven-year-old Nissa tries to cope with the gossip of her small Louisiana town and the changes in her own life

School and Library:

9780689815133 | Simon & Schuster, June 1, 1998, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In 1934, when her mother leaves her and her father, eleven-year-old Nissa tries to cope with the gossip of her small Louisiana town and the changes in her own life

Reinforced:

9780606179478 | Demco Media, April 1, 1999, cover price $12.97 | About this edition: In 1934, when her mother leaves her and her father, eleven-year-old Nissa tries to cope with the gossip of her small Louisiana town and the changes in her own life

Prebinding:

9780613226639 | Turtleback Books, September 1, 1999, cover price $13.15 | About this edition: In 1934, when her mother leaves her and her father, eleven-year-old Nissa tries to cope with the gossip of her small Louisiana town and the changes in her own life

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