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Harper had a plan. It went south. Hand this utterly unique contemporary YA to anyone who loves ballet or is a little too wrapped up in their Plan A. (It's okay to fail, people!)   Harper Scott is a dancer. She and her best friend, Kate, have one goal: becoming professional ballerinas. And Harper won’t let anything—or anyone—get in the way of The Plan, not even the boy she and Kate are both drawn to.   Harper is a Scott. She’s related to Robert Falcon Scott, the explorer who died racing Amundsen and Shackleton to the South Pole. Amundsen won because he had a plan, and Harper has always followed his model. So when Harper’s life takes an unexpected turn, she finagles (read: lies) her way to the icy dark of McMurdo Station . . . in Antarctica. Extreme, but somehow fitting—apparently she has always been in the dark, dancing on ice this whole time. And no one warned her. Not her family, not her best friend, not even the boy who has somehow found a way into her heart. It will take a visit from Shackleton's ghost--the explorer who didn't make it to the South Pole, but who got all of his men out alive--to teach Harper that success isn't always what's important, sometimes it's more important to learn how to fail successfully.  A Kids' Indie Next List Selection   "Longo makes Harper a standout character of fire, commitment, and sass." —The Bulletin, Starred Review   "A stunning love letter to ballet and San Francisco, Jennifer Longo's (Six Feet Over It) quirky sophomore novel, Up to This Pointe, is the perfect meld of adorable and heart-wrenching." —Shelf Awareness, Starred Review   "One of the most breathtaking explorations of navigating heartbreak that I've ever read. This is one for the ages." —Martha Brockenbrough, author of The Game of Love and Death   "Longo's book brings the reader intimately into Harper's heartbreak and healing in a way that will speak to readers of all ages." —Anna Eklund, University Book Store, Seattle, WA "Incisively written. Longo makes it easy to commiserate with Harper as she tries to move past disappointment and envision a new path forward." —Publishers Weekly "A moving love letter to dance, dreams, and San Francisco." —Kirkus Reviews "Harper is a well-developed, relatable character. Her inner monologue is witty and dominates most of the novel, giving a unique perspective. . . . A recommended read for determined teens with an interest in following and exploring their dreams." —School Library Journal   "Harper’s temporary Antarctic life is evoked with as much vivid, fascinating detail as her 'second home,' the ballet studio. . . . An affecting, memorable examination of disappointment and loss." —The Horn Book Review   "Longo's fabulous depiction of McMurdo and the winter residents captures the beauty, humor, and danger of such an isolated existence. An adventure story with lots of heart." —Booklist

Hardcover:

9780553537673 | Random House Childrens Books, January 19, 2016, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Harper had a plan.

Paperback:

9780553537703 | Ember, January 3, 2017, cover price $9.99

Library:

9780553537680 | Random House Childrens Books, January 19, 2016, cover price $20.99

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Product Description: [Read by Kate Reading] Winner of the 2010 Audie Award for Science Fiction/Fantasy! Pop culture, chaos theory, and matters of the heart collide in this unique novella from the Hugo and Nebula Award-winning author of Doomsday Book. Sandra Foster studies fads and their meanings for the HiTek corporation...read more
By Kate Reading (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9781433246258 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, March 15, 2012), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: [Read by Kate Reading] Winner of the 2010 Audie Award for Science Fiction/Fantasy!

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Product Description: Will Lyza’s 1968 summer mystery lead to . . . pirate treasure?When Lyza helps her dad clean out her late grandfather’s house, a mysterious surprise brightens the sad task. In Gramps’s dusty attic, Lyza discovers three maps, carefully folded and stacked, bound by a single rubber band...read more

Hardcover:

9780375840487 | 1 edition (Alfred a Knopf Inc, May 12, 2009), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Will Lyza’s 1968 summer mystery lead to .

Library:

9780375940484 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, May 12, 2009, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Will Lyza’s 1968 summer mystery lead to .

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Product Description: A misdelivered package and a run of seemingly bad luck thrust together Sandra Foster, a sociologist who studies fads, and Bennet OReilly, a chaos theorist, for a surprising joint venture.
By Kate Reading (narrator) and Connie Willis

CD/Spoken Word:

9781433246265 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, February 1, 2009), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A misdelivered package and a run of seemingly bad luck thrust together Sandra Foster, a sociologist who studies fads, and Bennet OReilly, a chaos theorist, for a surprising joint venture.
9781433246241 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, February 1, 2009), cover price $60.00 | About this edition: A misdelivered package and a run of seemingly bad luck thrust together Sandra Foster, a sociologist who studies fads, and Bennet OReilly, a chaos theorist, for a surprising joint venture.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781433246234 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, February 1, 2009), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: A misdelivered package and a run of seemingly bad luck thrust together Sandra Foster, a sociologist who studies fads, and Bennet OReilly, a chaos theorist, for a surprising joint venture.

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Product Description: Jason is stuck with the most boring subject for a research paper— Alexander Fleming, the scientist who invented penicillin. Then he comes across the story about how Fleming rescued Winston Churchill from drowning. But the story circulating on the Internet might not be true...read more
By Erik Brooks (illustrator) and James Cross Giblin

Hardcover:

9780805081831 | Henry Holt Books for Young Readers, April 1, 2008, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Jason is stuck with the most boring subject for a research paper— Alexander Fleming, the scientist who invented penicillin.

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Product Description: When Peggy McAllister learns about the Rattletop Award for "excellence in eighth grade social studies," she is determined to win it with a research paper on a Great American Hero. But when she chooses Molly Pitcher, the famous Revolutionary War heroine of the Battle of Monmouth, as her subject, she runs into difficulties...read more

Hardcover:

9781430313458 | Lulu.Com, October 31, 2007, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: When Peggy McAllister learns about the Rattletop Award for "excellence in eighth grade social studies," she is determined to win it with a research paper on a Great American Hero.

Paperback:

9781435706071 | Lulu.Com, January 30, 2008, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: When Peggy McAllister learns about the Rattletop Award for "excellence in eighth grade social studies," she is determined to win it with a research paper on a Great American Hero.

When a friend dies mysteriously, Dr. Mike Ballantine's assumptions about the universe are challenged, and with the help of a gifted CIA agent, he fights a conspiracy to steal research regarding evidence of life after death

Hardcover:

9780312193348 | St Martins Pr, March 1, 1999, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: When a friend dies mysteriously, Dr.

Paperback:

9780312969288 | St Martins Pr, March 1, 2000, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Dr.

Miscellaneous:

9780312264680 | St Martins Pr, December 1, 2000, cover price $6.99 | also contains Drucker & Me: What a Texas Entrepreneur Learned From the Father of Modern Management

Miscellaneous:

9780312279370 | St Martins Pr, December 1, 2000, cover price $24.95 | also contains This Other London: Adventures in the Overlooked City

Statistician Sandra Foster and chaos theorist Bennett O'Reilly are brought together by a misdelivered package and urged into their own chaotic world of million-dollar grants, unlucky coincidences, setbacks, and eventually the ultimate answer. Reprint. PW. NYT.

Paperback:

9780553562965 | Reprint edition (Spectra, July 1, 1997), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Statistician Sandra Foster and chaos theorist Bennett O'Reilly are brought together by a misdelivered package and urged into their own chaotic world of million-dollar grants, unlucky coincidences, setbacks, and eventually the ultimate answer.
9780553375626 | Bantam Dell Pub Group, April 1, 1996, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Sandra Foster, a statistician trying to predict fads and trends, meets Bennett O'Reilly, a chaos theory scientist, who may provide her with the key

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