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Product Description: The hilarious chapter book series about an accidental rule breaker from Katherine Applegate—Newbery Medal winning and bestselling author of The One and Only Ivan, Crenshaw and Wishtree—returns with a fresh new look from artist Brian Biggs and bonus material!If Roscoe guesses the weight of a giant pumpkin, he’ll win a bunch of new books for the school library and a ton of candy! Easy, right? But a little black cat keeps trying to cross his path! Will the bad-luck kitty jinx Roscoe and ruin his chance to win?Roscoe and his comical misadventures will appeal to fans of Megan McDonald’s Stink series; Nancy Krulik’s George Brown, Class Clown series; Rebecca Elliott’s Owl Diaries series; and Dan Gutman’s My Weirder School series...read more
By Katherine Applegate and Brian Biggs (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780062392541 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins Childrens Books, January 17, 2017), cover price $4.99 | also contains Never Race a Runaway Pumpkin | About this edition: The hilarious chapter book series about an accidental rule breaker from Katherine Applegate—Newbery Medal winning and bestselling author of The One and Only Ivan, Crenshaw and Wishtree—returns with a fresh new look from artist Brian Biggs and bonus material!

Prebinding:

9780606060905 | 1 edition (Turtleback Books, September 1, 2009), cover price $14.75 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: The hilarious chapter book series about an accidental rule breaker from Katherine Applegate—Newbery Medal winning and bestselling author of The One and Only Ivan, Crenshaw and Wishtree—returns with a fresh new look from artist Brian Biggs and bonus material!If Roscoe guesses the weight of a giant pumpkin, he’ll win a bunch of new books for the school library and a ton of candy! Easy, right? But a little black cat keeps trying to cross his path! Will the bad-luck kitty jinx Roscoe and ruin his chance to win?Roscoe and his comical misadventures will appeal to fans of Megan McDonald’s Stink series; Nancy Krulik’s George Brown, Class Clown series; Rebecca Elliott’s Owl Diaries series; and Dan Gutman’s My Weirder School series...read more
By Brian Biggs (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780061783722 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, September 1, 2009, cover price $15.99

Paperback:

9780062392541 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins Childrens Books, January 17, 2017), cover price $4.99 | also contains Never Race a Runaway Pumpkin | About this edition: The hilarious chapter book series about an accidental rule breaker from Katherine Applegate—Newbery Medal winning and bestselling author of The One and Only Ivan, Crenshaw and Wishtree—returns with a fresh new look from artist Brian Biggs and bonus material!
9780061783708 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, September 1, 2009, cover price $4.99

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Product Description: Thanks to her superstitious mother, Esther knows some tricks for avoiding bad luck: toss salt over your left shoulder, never button your shirt crooked, and avoid black cats. But even luck can't keep her family safe from the Great Depression...read more

Hardcover:

9780399163524 | Putnam Pub Group, February 20, 2014, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Fans of the Little House books will fall in love with Esther.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781681414003 | Mp3 una edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, August 11, 2015), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Thanks to her superstitious mother, Esther knows some tricks for avoiding bad luck: toss salt over your left shoulder, never button your shirt crooked, and avoid black cats.
9781681413969 | Unabridged edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, August 11, 2015), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Thanks to her superstitious mother, Esther knows some tricks for avoiding bad luck: toss salt over your left shoulder, never button your shirt crooked, and avoid black cats.

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Product Description: Bird

Hardcover:

9781442450899 | Atheneum, January 28, 2014, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Entrenched secrets, mysterious spirits, and an astonishing friendship weave together in this extraordinary and haunting debut.

Paperback:

9781848531253 | Gardners Books, July 2, 2015, cover price $11.55 | About this edition: Bird
9781442450912 | Reprint edition (Atheneum, January 27, 2015), cover price $7.99

CD/Spoken Word:

9780804167741 | Unabridged edition (Listening Library, January 28, 2014), cover price $40.00

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Product Description: Is it Luck? Or is it Destiny? Rory Chasen never thought superstitions were real--until her beloved fiance is killed after walking under a ladder. To find closure and the truth about superstitions, Rory takes her dog Pluckie to a town called Destiny, where superstitious beliefs are a way of life...read more

Paperback:

9781410476845 | Large print edition (Wheeler Pub Inc, April 15, 2015), cover price $25.99 | About this edition: Is it Luck?
9780738740775 | Midnight Ink, October 8, 2014, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Is it Luck?
9780416377200, titled "Sensibility: An Introduction" | Routledge, December 1, 1986, cover price $24.95 | also contains Sensibility: An Introduction | About this edition: Here".

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Product Description: This novel tells of childhood on a remote island off the west African coast. Superstition dominates in dark times and the hard-pressed islanders sacrifice their possessions to the enraged ocean. What of their lives will they save?Both lyrical and unsparingly truthful, this novel draws on oral storytelling to illuminate a little-known corner of Africa...read more
By Jethro Soutar (trans)

Hardcover:

9780340645352, titled "The Chinese Civil Wars, 1911-1949" | Oxford Univ Pr, January 1, 2004, cover price $65.00 | also contains The Chinese Civil Wars, 1911-1949

Paperback:

9781908276407 | Consortium Book Sales & Dist, November 4, 2014, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: This novel tells of childhood on a remote island off the west African coast.

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Product Description: Mia Moore has spent her life searching for signs. A sign she'll fall in love. A sign she'll make it into a highly ranked university. A sign that the summer before senior year will be the best one ever. But when Mia is diagnosed with an aggressive form of leukemia, the only sign she wants to see is that she will survive cancer...read more

Hardcover:

9780802728401 | Walker & Co, October 2, 2012, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Mia is always looking for signs.

Paperback:

9780802735409 | Reprint edition (Walker & Co, January 14, 2014), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Mia Moore has spent her life searching for signs.

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Product Description: Amelia Bedelia Tries Her Luck is a funny I Can Read adventure, starring Amelia Bedelia as a young girl, that is just right for beginning readers. Amelia Bedelia, America's favorite housekeeper, has been making readers laugh for fifty years!America's favorite housekeeper investigates all kinds of good luck and bad luck in this beginning reader starring Amelia Bedelia as a young girl...read more
By Lynne Avril (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780062221285 | Greenwillow, August 27, 2013, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Amelia Bedelia Tries Her Luck is a funny I Can Read adventure, starring Amelia Bedelia as a young girl, that is just right for beginning readers.

Paperback:

9780062221278 | Greenwillow, August 27, 2013, cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Amelia Bedelia Tries Her Luck is a funny I Can Read adventure, starring Amelia Bedelia as a young girl, that is just right for beginning readers.

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Product Description: Offbeat illustrations perfectly complement this jazzy tale of a too-cool, witty kitty who strolls into town one day"Ooo, you didn't want to do that," said a black cat sitting nearby on the wall. "Terrible bad luck that is." "Listen, friend," snapped the white cat, "when you look this good, you don't need luck!"Let us introduce you to One Cool Cat...read more
By David Roberts (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781405230353 | Egmont Books, October 10, 2012, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Offbeat illustrations perfectly complement this jazzy tale of a too-cool, witty kitty who strolls into town one day"Ooo, you didn't want to do that," said a black cat sitting nearby on the wall.

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Product Description: These fun, illustrated early chapter books feature the adventures—and misadventures—of the Pine City Porcupines, a hapless baseball farm team, and their two batboys: Chad, an avid baseball fan with a huge baseball card collection, and Dylan, who doesn’t know a thing about the sport...read more
By Eric Wight (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781419704369 | Harry N Abrams Inc, September 1, 2012, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: These fun, illustrated early chapter books feature the adventures—and misadventures—of the Pine City Porcupines, a hapless baseball farm team, and their two batboys: Chad, an avid baseball fan with a huge baseball card collection, and Dylan, who doesn’t know a thing about the sport.

Paperback:

9781419704376 | Pap/crds edition (Harry N Abrams Inc, September 1, 2012), cover price $5.95 | About this edition: These fun, illustrated early chapter books feature the adventures—and misadventures—of the Pine City Porcupines, a hapless baseball farm team, and their two batboys: Chad, an avid baseball fan with a huge baseball card collection, and Dylan, who doesn’t know a thing about the sport.

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Product Description: Lavished with praise at the time of its 1925 publication, Leonard Cline’s phantasmagoric God Head is being republished so a new generation of readers can marvel at its dark magic. Cline’s mesmerizing debut follows the journey of Paulus Kempf, a fugitive labor agitator who takes refuge with a colony of Finns on the remote shores of Lake Superior in the upper peninsula of Michigan...read more

Paperback:

9780875806754 | Northern Illinois Univ Pr, May 15, 2012, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Lavished with praise at the time of its 1925 publication, Leonard Cline’s phantasmagoric God Head is being republished so a new generation of readers can marvel at its dark magic.

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Product Description: At Little League, Luis is catching fly balls, stealing bases, and hitting like a champ. But there is a problem: he thinks he's getting good luck from the snacks he samples at the supermarket before every game. Then one day his mom goes directly to the field and he has a horrible practice...read more
By Rhode Montijo (illustrator)

School and Library:

9780399245046 | Putnam Pub Group, March 1, 2012, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: At Little League, Luis is catching fly balls, stealing bases, and hitting like a champ.

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Product Description: Martha worries that her recent bouts of bad luck might be contagious! Uh-oh. Martha walked under a ladder—and then she broke a mirror—so now she thinks she’s jinxed! Helen tries to explain that all the accidents are just coincidence...read more
By Karen Barss (adapted by)

Paperback:

9780547576589, titled "Good Luck, Martha!: Good Luck, Martha!" | Houghton Mifflin, February 8, 2012, cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Martha worries that her recent bouts of bad luck might be contagious!

Prebinding:

9780606233897, titled "Good Luck, Martha: Good Luck, Martha" | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, February 8, 2012), cover price $13.55 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: Martha worries that her recent bouts of bad luck might be contagious! Uh-oh. Martha walked under a ladder—and then she broke a mirror—so now she thinks she’s jinxed! Helen tries to explain that all the accidents are just coincidence...read more
By Susan Meddaugh (creator)

Hardcover:

9780547576572, titled "Good Luck, Martha!: Good Luck, Martha!" | Houghton Mifflin, February 8, 2012, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Martha worries that her recent bouts of bad luck might be contagious!

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Product Description: If love is in the cards, then somebody stacked the deck. Los Angeles radio DJ Beryl “Berry” Lambert, whose name means luck, doesn’t much believe in it—although, thanks to her dear old gambling dad, she’s a bit superstitious, certain that everything happens for a reason...read more

Paperback:

9780553386240 | Bantam Dell Pub Group, July 26, 2011, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: If love is in the cards, then somebody stacked the deck.

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Product Description: It is Zululand in the 1870s; a bloodthirsty Zulu king is embroiled in bitter war with the English. Witches dwell in every cave and wizards are abroad in every village. The son of the chief of the Tshanini tribe, Benge, is a frail cripple, but he is believed by some to be a magic dwarf, a person set apart, with strange powers...read more

Paperback:

9781935597797, titled "Wizards' Country" | Amazonencore, May 10, 2011, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: It is Zululand in the 1870s; a bloodthirsty Zulu king is embroiled in bitter war with the English.
9781592642052, titled "Wizards' Country" | Toby Pr, February 1, 2008, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: It is Zululand in the 1870s; a bloodthirsty Zulu king is embroiled in bitter war with the English.

By Jon Rothschild (trans)

Paperback:

9781847673411 | Canongate Books Ltd, May 1, 2011, cover price $13.95

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Product Description: A mermaid haunts Adrianne's dreams . . . is she coming to warn her, save her, or drag her down into the depths of the briny sea forever?When Adrianne comes face-to-face with the mermaid of Windwaithe Island, of whom she has heard terrible stories all her life, she is convinced the mermaid means to take her younger sister...read more

Hardcover:

9780545097345 | 1 edition (Scholastic Pr, July 1, 2010), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A mermaid haunts Adrianne's dreams .

Believing that his batting successes are the result of his diligent superstitious rituals, Nicky Chong refuses to listen to his mother and his coach until he is 'jinxed' right before an important game
By Anna Dewdney (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780316140782 | Little Brown & Co, May 1, 1996, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Believing that his batting successes are the result of his diligent superstitious rituals, Nicky Chong refuses to listen to his mother and his coach until he is 'jinxed' right before an important game

Miscellaneous:

9780316094849 | Little Brown & Co, December 19, 2009, cover price $4.99

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Product Description: “SCREE . . . SCREE . . .”Terry is half asleep when he hears the wailing, rising and falling like the waves of the sea. He wishes it were a dream, but he knows it isn’t. It isn’t an owl screeching, either. Or the Flannerys’ old cat...read more
By Emily Arnold McCully (illustrator)

School and Library:

9780618821624 | Clarion Books, September 14, 2009, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: “SCREE .

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Product Description: Nicky is on his way to breaking the record for most runs batted in, but first he must overcome his superstitions, and someone who doesn't want to see the old record broken.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780788711152 | Unabridged edition (Recorded Books, May 1, 1998), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Nicky is on his way to breaking the record for most runs batted in, but first he must overcome his superstitions, and someone who doesn't want to see the old record broken.

Library:

9781599533209 | Norwood House Pr, July 15, 2009, cover price $23.93 | also contains Shadow over Second | About this edition: Nicky is on his way to breaking the record for most runs batted in, but first he must overcome his superstitions, and someone who doesn't want to see the old record broken.

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Product Description: Nicky is on his way to breaking the record for most runs batted in, but first he must overcome his superstitions, and someone who doesn't want to see the old record broken.

Library:

9781599533209 | Norwood House Pr, July 15, 2009, cover price $23.93 | also contains Shadow over Second | About this edition: Nicky is on his way to breaking the record for most runs batted in, but first he must overcome his superstitions, and someone who doesn't want to see the old record broken.

Prebinding:

9780613717854 | Turtleback Books, April 30, 1998, cover price $12.70 | About this edition: Believing that his batting successes are the result of his diligent superstitious rituals, Nicky Chong refuses to listen to his mother and his coach until he is 'jinxed' right before an important game

When sixth-grader Livvie decides to throw a chain letter in the trash, bad luck ensues.

Hardcover:

9780385731690 | Delacorte Pr, March 1, 2005, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: When sixth-grader Livvie decides to throw a chain letter in the trash, bad luck ensues.

Paperback:

9780440420118 | Reprint edition (Yearling Books, July 11, 2006), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: When sixth-grader Livvie decides to throw a chain letter in the trash, bad luck ensues.

Miscellaneous:

9780307517111 | Yearling Books, April 23, 2009, cover price $5.99

Library:

9780385902052 | Delacorte Pr, March 1, 2005, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: When sixth-grader Livvie decides to throw a chain letter in the trash, bad luck ensues.

Prebinding:

9781439522066 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Livvie isn’t superstitious like her best friend, Joyce, who thinks everything is bad luck.

Although everyone credits him and his superstitions for the Slugger's first winning streak in 108 baseball seasons, eleven-year-old Danny Gurkin believes that his discovery of a secret from the team's past may be the real reason behind the ball club's success.Although everyone credits him and his superstitions for the Slugger's first winning streak in 108 baseball seasons, eleven-year-old Danny Gurkin believes that his discovery of a secret from the team's past may be the real reason behind the ball club's success.

Hardcover:

9780375833489 | Random House Childrens Books, March 14, 2006, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Although everyone credits him and his superstitions for the Slugger's first winning streak in 108 baseball seasons, eleven-year-old Danny Gurkin believes that his discovery of a secret from the team's past may be the real reason behind the ball club's success.

Paperback:

9780375833496 | Reprint edition (Yearling Books, April 1, 2007), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Although everyone credits him and his superstitions for the Slugger's first winning streak in 108 baseball seasons, eleven-year-old Danny Gurkin believes that his discovery of a secret from the team's past may be the real reason behind the ball club's success.

Miscellaneous:

9780307498441 | Random House Childrens Books, December 24, 2008, cover price $6.99

Library:

9780375933486 | Random House Childrens Books, March 14, 2006, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Although everyone credits him and his superstitions for the Slugger's first winning streak in 108 baseball seasons, eleven-year-old Danny Gurkin believes that his discovery of a secret from the team's past may be the real reason behind the ball club's success.

Prebinding:

9781439518816 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, November 1, 2008), cover price $15.50 | About this edition: The Sluggers are a baseball team whose past is filled with hundreds of defeats and near misses.
9781417783021 | Turtleback Books, April 1, 2007, cover price $17.20 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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