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Product Description: Rebecca worries about the things a normal twelve-year-old girl would worry about: starting junior high, her friends, her family. But when she witnesses a kidnapping and finds herself transported into a terrifying world of the future, Rebecca not only must find her way home - she must figure out a way to alter the course of history...read more

Paperback:

9781554551989 | Reprint edition (Fitzhenry & Whiteside Ltd, February 15, 2012), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Rebecca worries about the things a normal twelve-year-old girl would worry about: starting junior high, her friends, her family.

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Product Description: Since 1997, young readers have been enthralled by the story of Jade, a 15-year-old girl struggling to adapt to her unexpected gift of psychic ability. Now, all three titles in Carol Matas’ Freak series are available in one volume...read more

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9781554702039 | Key Porter Books, October 1, 2009, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Since 1997, young readers have been enthralled by the story of Jade, a 15-year-old girl struggling to adapt to her unexpected gift of psychic ability.

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Product Description: Holly Springs, Mississippi, 1862: The Green family owns a general store in this small Southern town where they have lived for many years. But ever since the Union army occupied her beloved town, Hannah Green has been furious. Her sister, Joanna, has fallen in love with Captain Mazer of the Union -- the same Union that has been fighting against her brothers in the Confederate army to destroy the Southern way of life...read more

Paperback:

9780689843587 | Reprint edition (Aladdin Paperbacks, September 1, 2002), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: When an order is given by General Grant during the Civil War that forces all Jews to evacuate his territory in the South, Hannah Green and her family flee to Ohio where she sees similarities between her situation and that of the slaves.

Reinforced:

9780606255219, titled "War Within" | Demco Media, December 1, 2002, cover price $13.41 | About this edition: Holly Springs, Mississippi, 1862: The Green family owns a general store in this small Southern town where they have lived for many years.

Prebinding:

9781439528433 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Holly Springs, Mississippi, 1862: The Green family owns a general store in this small Southern town where they have lived for many years.

Product Description: Daniel barely remembers leading a normal life before the Nazis came to power in 1933. He can still picture once being happy and safe, but memories of those days are fading as he and his family face the dangers threatening Jews in Hitler's Germany in the late 1930's...read more

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9780590465885, titled "Daniel's Story" | Reissue edition (Scholastic, April 1, 1993), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Daniel, whose family suffers as the Nazis rise to power in Germany, describes his imprisonment in a concentration camp and his eventual liberation

Miscellaneous:

9781605147659, titled "Daniel's Story" | Findaway World Llc, July 1, 2008, cover price $59.99

School and Library:

9780590469203, titled "Daniel's Story" | Scholastic, April 1, 1993, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Daniel, whose family suffers as the Nazis rise to power in Germany, describes his imprisonment in a concentration camp and his eventual liberation

Reinforced:

9780606074124, titled "Daniel's Story" | Demco Media, April 1, 1993, cover price $13.60 | About this edition: Daniel, whose family suffers as the Nazis rise to power in Germany, describes his imprisonment in a concentration camp and his eventual liberation

Prebinding:

9781435245938, titled "Daniel's Story" | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Daniel barely remembers leading a normal life before the Nazis came to power in 1933.
9780785710608, titled "Daniel's Story" | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $17.20 | About this edition: Daniel, whose family suffers as the Nazis rise to power in Germany, describes his imprisonment in a concentration camp and his eventual liberation

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Product Description: Molly and Adam aren’t thrilled about their dad’s upcoming birthday. Whether it’s a family curse or just bad luck, the Barnett males have a distressing tendency to drop dead the day before they turn 35. Their mom has a plan, though: a trip to the family’s lakeside cottage...read more

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9781554700141, titled "The Proof That Ghosts Exist: The Proof That Ghosts Exist" | Key Porter Books, July 28, 2008, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Molly and Adam aren’t thrilled about their dad’s upcoming birthday.

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Product Description: It's been a few months since Jade discovered her strange new "powers" — and she's pretty sure that a dream is no longer just a dream. How else to explain seeing someone in your sleep who ends up murdered the next day? And what happens when one of the intended victims turns out to be someone close to home? Jade is willing to use her abilities to solve the murder, but can she figure it out in time? A swift, compelling narrative and vivid characters make this a worthy addition to Carol Matas' acclaimed canon...read more

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9781552639320, titled "Visions: Visions" | Key Porter Books, June 28, 2008, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: It's been a few months since Jade discovered her strange new "powers" — and she's pretty sure that a dream is no longer just a dream.

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Product Description: At age eleven, Rosie Lepidus's main concerns are winning ring-a-levio, going to school, and staying out of trouble. But when Mama falls ill with pneumonia and Papa throws all the family's savings into the nickelodeon business, the burden of caring for her family falls on Rosie's shoulders...read more

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9780689857140, titled "Rosie in New York City: Gotcha!" | Aladdin Paperbacks, June 1, 2003, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: When Mama falls ill and Papa invests all of the family's savings into the nickelodeon business, eleven-year-old Rosie Lepidus takes her mother's place sewing sleeves at a shirtwaist factory, and standing in the local union's picket lines.

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9780606314534, titled "Rosie In New York City: Gotcha!" | Demco Media, September 30, 2003, cover price $13.45 | About this edition: When Mama falls ill and Papa invests all of the family's savings into the nickelodeon business, eleven-year-old Rosie Lepidus takes her mother's place sewing sleeves at a shirtwaist factory, and standing in the local union's picket lines.

Prebinding:

9781435265660, titled "Rosie in New York City: Gotcha!" | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 25, 2008), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: At age eleven, Rosie Lepidus's main concerns are winning ring-a-levio, going to school, and staying out of trouble.
9780613664691 | Turtleback Books, December 1, 2003, cover price $20.85 | About this edition: When Mama falls ill and Papa invests all of the family's savings into the nickelodeon business, eleven-year-old Rosie Lepidus takes her mother's place sewing sleeves at a shirtwaist factory, and standing in the local union's picket lines.

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Product Description: After the murder of her husband, 19-year-old Ros and her one-year-old son relocate to live with her parents. Palm Springs — full of sunlight, small and safe — should be the perfect place to bring up a child. But things aren't always as they appear...read more

Paperback:

9781552638415 | Key Porter Books, June 18, 2007, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: After the murder of her husband, 19-year-old Ros and her one-year-old son relocate to live with her parents.

Prebinding:

9781435265257 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 25, 2008), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: After the murder of her husband, 19-year-old Ros and her one-year-old son relocate to live with her parents.

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Product Description: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

Hardcover:

9780385320979 | Delacorte Pr, October 1, 1994, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: After her father's sudden death, fourteen-year-old Rose Rives finds that sixteenth-century France is a dangerous place for women, when some greedy, vindictive men charge her mother and others with being witches

Paperback:

9781551436241 | Reprint edition (Orca Book Pub, October 30, 2007), cover price $11.00 | About this edition: Set against the backdrop of sixteenth-century witch trials in France, Rose Rivas is forced to make a choice between abandoning her imprisoned mother and saving her own life, or facing the terrors of the torture chamber and execution.
9780440219781 | Reprint edition (Bantam Books, January 1, 1996), cover price $3.99 | About this edition: After her father's sudden death, fourteen-year-old Rose Rives finds that sixteenth-century France is a dangerous place for women when some greedy, vindictive men charge her mother and others with being witches

Reinforced:

9780606091183 | Demco Media, January 1, 1996, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: After her father's sudden death, fourteen-year-old Rose Rives finds that sixteenth-century France is a dangerous place for women when some greedy, vindictive men charge her mother and others with being witches

Prebinding:

9781435255647 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 25, 2008), cover price $17.95 | also contains Burning Time | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

Prebinding:

9781435265677 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 25, 2008), cover price $18.95

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Product Description: During the Nazi occupation of Denmark, Lisa and other teenage Jews become involved in an underground resistance movement and eventually must flee for their lives.

Paperback:

9780590435178 | Reissue edition (Point, May 1, 1995), cover price $2.99 | About this edition: Lisa, a Danish teenager, and her family become involved in the Resistance during the Nazi occupation of Denmark during World War II, and they work to smuggle Danish Jews to safety in Sweden

School and Library:

9780684190105 | Atheneum, March 1, 1989, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: During the Nazi occupation of Denmark, Lisa and other teenage Jews become involved in an underground resistance movement and eventually must flee for their lives.

Reinforced:

9780606049665 | Demco Media, May 1, 1992, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Lisa, a Danish teenager, and her family become involved in the Resistance during the Nazi occupation of Denmark during World War II, and they work to smuggle Danish Jews to safety in Sweden

Prebinding:

9781435249493 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $20.95 | also contains Lisa's War | About this edition: During the Nazi occupation of Denmark, Lisa and other teenage Jews become involved in an underground resistance movement and eventually must flee for their lives.

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Product Description: "Didn't the gas ovens finish you all off?" is the response that meets Ruth Mendenberg when she returns to her village in Poland after the liberation of Buchenwald at the end of World War II. Her entire family wiped out in the Holocaust, the fifteen-year-old girl has nowhere to go...read more

Paperback:

9780689807220 | Reprint edition (Simon Pulse, November 1, 1997), cover price $4.99 | About this edition: After being released from Buchenwald at the end of World War II, fifteen-year-old Ruth risks her life to lead a group of children across Europe to Palestine

School and Library:

9780689803505 | Simon & Schuster, April 1, 1996, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: After being released from Buchenwald at the end of World War II, fifteen-year-old Ruth risks her life to lead a group of children across Europe to Palestine

Reinforced:

9780606130776 | Demco Media, June 1, 1997, cover price $13.41 | About this edition: After being released from Buchenwald at the end of World War II, fifteen-year-old Ruth risks her life to lead a group of children across Europe to Palestine

Prebinding:

9781435246508 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 18, 2008), cover price $13.99 | About this edition: "Didn't the gas ovens finish you all off?
9780613044424 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: After being released from Buchenwald at the end of World War II, fifteen-year-old Ruth risks her life to lead a group of children across Europe to Palestine

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Product Description: Conventional wisdom says that any teenager would be thrilled to suddenly have psychic abilities. They could figure out of if that person they have a crush on returns the feeling, or find out what their friends really think of them...read more

Paperback:

9781552639306 | Key Porter Books, February 28, 2008, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Conventional wisdom says that any teenager would be thrilled to suddenly have psychic abilities.

In 1941, fourteen-year-old Ben flees Nazi Germany with his family, hoping to find stability in Seattle, but when his new friend John, a Japanese American, is sent to an internment camp, he does not feel safe anywhere.

Paperback:

9781551437033 | Orca Book Pub, March 1, 2007, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: In 1941, fourteen-year-old Ben flees Nazi Germany with his family, hoping to find stability in Seattle, but when his new friend John, a Japanese American, is sent to an internment camp, he does not feel safe anywhere.

Prebinding:

9781435216556 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, November 1, 2007), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: In 1941, fourteen-year-old Ben flees Nazi Germany with his family, hoping to find stability in Seattle, but when his new friend John, a Japanese American, is sent to an internment camp, he does not feel safe anywhere.
9781417775989 | Turtleback Books, March 20, 2007, cover price $20.80 | About this edition: In 1941, fourteen-year-old Ben flees Nazi Germany with his family, hoping to find stability in Seattle, but when his new friend John, a Japanese American, is sent to an internment camp, he does not feel safe anywhere.

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After an incident renders one of the casts’ best trick riders unavailable, Rosie decides to volunteer for the position in order for her father to film his movie, but Rosie knows that learning the moves won’t be easy when she discovers that annoying Zach is her appointed teacher. Original.

Paperback:

9780689857164 | Aladdin Paperbacks, February 10, 2004, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: After an incident renders one of the cast's best trick riders unavailable, Rosie decides to volunteer for the position so that her father may film his movie, but learning the moves won't be easy with annoying Zach as her teacher.

Prebinding:

9780613910446, titled "Rosie in Los Angeles: Action!" | Turtleback Books, February 1, 2004, cover price $13.40 | About this edition: After an incident renders one of the cast's best trick riders unavailable, Rosie decides to volunteer for the position so that her father may film his movie, but learning the moves won't be easy with annoying Zach as her teacher.

When the move to Chicago leaves twelve-year-old Rosie without friends, she is thrilled when her brother asks her to fill in for his baseball team, even if it means dressing up like a boy.

Paperback:

9780689857157 | Aladdin Paperbacks, November 1, 2003, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: When the best player on the Chavarim baseball team gets injured, Rosie's brother Abe suggests that she disguise herself as a boy and take his place on the team, but playing with an all-male team is way out of Rosie's league.

Reinforced:

9780606309707 | Demco Media, August 30, 2004, cover price $13.45 | About this edition: When the best player on the Chavarim baseball team gets injured, Rosie's brother Abe suggests that she disguise herself as a boy and take his place on the team, but playing with an all-male team is way out of Rosie's league.

Prebinding:

9780613904704 | Turtleback Books, November 1, 2003, cover price $13.25 | About this edition: When the best player on the Chavarim baseball team gets injured, Rosie's brother Abe suggests that she disguise herself as a boy and take his place on the team, but playing with an all-male team is way out of Rosie's league.

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In 1862, after Union forces expel Hannah's family from Holly Springs, Mississippi, because they are Jews, Hannah reexamines her views regarding slavery and the war.

Hardcover:

9780786254996 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, June 1, 2003), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: In 1862, after Union forces expel Hannah's family from Holly Springs, Mississippi, because they are Jews, Hannah reexamines her views regarding slavery and the war.

School and Library:

9780689829352 | Simon & Schuster, May 1, 2001, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In 1862, after Union forces expel Hannah's family from Holly Springs, Mississippi, because they are Jews, Hannah reexamines her views regarding slavery and the war.

Prebinding:

9780613958646, titled "War Within: A Novel Of The Civil War" | Turtleback Books, September 1, 2002, cover price $20.80 | About this edition: Holly Springs, Mississippi, 1862: The Green family owns a general store in this small Southern town where they have lived for many years.

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Starting a new life in the city of Winnipeg proves difficult for twelve-year-old Rebecca Bernstein, a Jewish girl, when her father cannot find work and she is forced to live with the Kostianuks, a Ukrainian family, but she unexpectedly finds a friend and confidante in Sophie Kostianuk.

Hardcover:

9780618159642 | Clarion Books, March 15, 2002, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: In 1910, when a family of Russian Jews moves from Saskatchewan to Winnipeg, Canada, twelve-year-old Rebecca must live with Christians temporarily and struggles with anti-Semitism, confusion about God, and changing relationships with family and friends.

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When German soldiers arrive in Zloczow during World War II, a young Jewish girl must decide whether or not to conceal her identity and work for a Nazi in Germany in order to survive.

Paperback:

9780689824005, titled "In My Enemy's House" | Simon Pulse, August 1, 2000, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: When German soldiers arrive in Zloczow during World War II, a young Jewish girl must decide whether or not to conceal her identity and work for a Nazi in Germany in order to survive.

School and Library:

9780689813542, titled "In My Enemy's House" | Simon & Schuster, February 1, 1999, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: When German soldiers arrive in Zloczow during World War II, a young Jewish girl must decide whether or not to conceal her identity and work for a Nazi in Germany in order to survive

Reinforced:

9780606197120, titled "In My Enemy's House" | Demco Media, October 1, 2000, cover price $13.45 | About this edition: When German soldiers arrive in Zloczow during World War II, a young Jewish girl must decide whether or not to conceal her identity and work for a Nazi in Germany in order to survive.

Prebinding:

9780613299879, titled "In My Enemy's House" | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $13.25 | About this edition: When German soldiers arrive in Zloczow during World War II, a young Jewish girl must decide whether or not to conceal her identity and work for a Nazi in Germany in order to survive.

Prebinding:

9780613288941 | Turtleback Books, September 1, 2000, cover price $12.40

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Anna, a teenaged German refugee, relates how she and other Jewish children were cared for by the citizens of Le Chambon-sur-Lignon, France, during the German occupation.

Paperback:

9780689830846 | Reprint edition (Simon Pulse, November 1, 1999), cover price $4.99 | About this edition: Anna relates how she and other Jewish children were cared for during the German occupation
9789990112108 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster Merchandise &, November 1, 1999), cover price $0.02

School and Library:

9780689813535 | Simon & Schuster, April 1, 1998, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Anna relates how she and other Jewish children were cared for during the German occupation

Reinforced:

9780606171960 | Demco Media, September 1, 1999, cover price $13.41 | About this edition: Anna relates how she and other Jewish children were cared for during the German occupation

Prebinding:

9780613229920 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2001, cover price $13.15 | About this edition: Anna relates how she and other Jewish children were cared for during the German occupation

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Traveling without their powers, Coren and Lenora find themselves in a model of a shopping center during a science-fiction convention and must find a way out in order to get back home in time for their pending wedding.

School and Library:

9780689819476 | Simon & Schuster, November 1, 1999, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: When Lenora and Coren find themselves trapped in a world created as part of the contest held in preparation for their marriage, they encounter the writers who are responsible for their existence

Product Description: Princess Lenora is supposed to be preparing for her wedding. But she and Prince Coren are sidetracked when the Balance, which holds two alternate worlds in place, begins to crumble. “Any sensible person would be heading away from the giant...read more

Paperback:

9780590394697 | Scholastic Paperbacks, June 1, 1998, cover price $4.50 | About this edition: Trouble comes to the kingdom of Gepeth in the form of a flying giant, the appearance of forbidden snow, a tornado, and the loss of Princess Lenora's extraordinary mental powers

School and Library:

9780689803888 | Simon & Schuster, September 1, 1996, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Trouble comes to the kingdom of Gepeth in the form of a flying giant, the appearance of forbidden snow, a tornado, and the loss of Princess Lenora's extraordinary mental powers

Prebinding:

9780613083843 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $12.15 | About this edition: Princess Lenora is supposed to be preparing for her wedding.

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After leading a group of Jewish refugees to Israel after World War II, sixteen-year-old Ruth joins the Haganah, the Jewish Army, and helps her people fight to keep the land granted to them by the United Nations

Paperback:

9780689807237 | Simon Pulse, December 1, 1998, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: After leading a group of Jewish refugees to Israel after World War II, sixteen-year-old Ruth joins the Haganah, the Jewish Army, and helps her people fight to keep the land granted to them by the United Nations

School and Library:

9780689803499 | Simon & Schuster, April 1, 1997, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: After leading a group of Jewish refugees to Israel after World War II, sixteen-year-old Ruth joins the Haganah, the Jewish Army, and helps her people fight to keep the land granted to them by the United Nations

Reinforced:

9780606155427, titled "Garden" | Demco Media, January 1, 1999, cover price $12.41 | About this edition: After leading a group of Jewish refugees to Israel after World War II, sixteen-year-old Ruth joins the Haganah, the Jewish Army, and helps her people fight to keep the land granted to them by the United Nations

Prebinding:

9780613115643 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: After leading a group of Jewish refugees to Israel after World War II, sixteen-year-old Ruth joins the Haganah, the Jewish Army, and helps her people fight to keep the land granted to them by the United Nations

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Lenora and Coren journey to Coren's home for their wedding, but it seems that the Andillans' power to live in their minds is not working, and Lenora believes the Skwoes are responsible for the disruption of the sacred Balance.

School and Library:

9780689819469 | Simon & Schuster, September 1, 1998, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: About to be married in Coren's homeland of Andilla, Coren and Leonora discover that before the wedding can proceed they must find out why the Andillan people have lost their special powers and why Leonora is having nightmares about the evil Hevak

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