Lloyd Alexander - Juvenile Fiction - 2001 - 199 pages
In Depression-era Philadelphia, when eleven-year-old David is too ill to attend school, he is tutored by the unique and adventurous Aunt Annie, whose teaching combines with his ...
Barbara O'Connor - Juvenile Fiction - 2007 - 192 pages
Georgina, who lives with her family in their car after their father leaves, persuades her younger brother to help her in a scheme to get money by stealing a dog and claiming ...
Lloyd Alexander - Juvenile Fiction - 1971 - 34 pages
A poor man tries to find someone wiser, stronger, and more clever than himself to persuade the king not to build a fountain that will cut off the city's water supply.
Ruth Sawyer - New York (N.Y.) - 1936 - 186 pages
For use in schools and libraries only. The discoveries and adventures of ten-year-old Lucinda, who spends a wonderful year exploring the New York City of the 1890s.
Dan Gutman - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1995 - 160 pages
Showcases some of baseball's worst moments with true stories of men like Fred Snodgrass, who dropped a fly ball in 1912, and Bill Buckner, who let an easy grounder dribble ...