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Kissing Doorknobs

Terry Spencer Hesser - Juvenile Fiction - 2010 - 160 pages
Terry Spencer Hesser. from a cramp in my side, I took a few minutes to pull
myself back together. “I'm okay, I'm okay, I'm okay ... I'm cracked and worried and
tired. I'm scared and I have eczema. I have no idea what's happening to me but I'
m ...
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Can I tell you about Selective Mutism?: A guide for friends, family and ...

Alison Wintgens, Maggie Johnson - Medical - 2012 - 56 pages
This illustrated book is packed with accessible information and will be an ideal introduction to selective mutism.
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(Un)arranged Marriage

Bali Rai - Juvenile Fiction - 2011 - 272 pages
Set partly in the UK and partly in the Punjab region of India, this is a fresh, bitingly perceptive and totally up-to-the-minute look at one young man's fight to free himself from family expectations and to be himself, free to dance to his ...
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Ruby Tanya

Robert Swindells - Juvenile Fiction - 2011 - 256 pages
This is a contemporary tale about two friends - one of whom, Asra, is an asylum seeker from an unnamed Eastern European country.
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Shakespeare and Modern Culture

Marjorie Garber - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 326 pages
Shakespeare and Modern Culture is a brilliant recasting of our own mental and emotional landscape as refracted through the prism of the protean Shakespeare. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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If You Come Softly

Jacqueline Woodson - Juvenile Fiction - 2006 - 224 pages
In If You Come Softly, she delivers a powerful story of interracial love that leaves readers wondering "why" and "if only...."
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Kiffe Kiffe Tomorrow

Faďza Gučne - Fiction - 2006 - 192 pages
A funny, heartfelt story from a wise guy who happens to be a girl. If you've ever fallen in love, if you've ever had your heart broken, this story is your story.
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Stolen into Slavery: The True Story of Solomon Northup, Free Black Man

Judith Bloom Fradin, Dennis Brindell Fradin - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2012 - 128 pages
They were gone. This remarkable story follows Northupthrough his 12 years of bondage as a man kidnapped into slavery, enduring the hardships of slave life in Louisiana. But the tale also has a remarkable ending.
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Rani And Sukh

Bali Rai - Juvenile Fiction - 2011 - 320 pages
The two families part in violence and conflict. 2004 Leicester - Rani and Sukh fall in love, unaware of the terrible legacy of the past and the conflict between their two families-Can tragedy be averted or will the two young people be able ...
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The Persistence of the Color Line: Racial Politics and the Obama Presidency

Randall Kennedy - Social Science - 2011 - 288 pages
Timely—as the 2012 presidential election nears—and controversial, here is the first book by a major African-American public intellectual on racial politics and the Obama presidency.
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Don't Sleep, There are Snakes: Life and Language in the Amazonian Jungle

Daniel Leonard Everett - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 300 pages
Although Daniel Everett was a missionary, far from converting the Pirahas, they converted him.
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As Simple as Snow

Gregory Galloway - Fiction - 2006 - 320 pages
"Anna Cayne had moved here in August, just before our sophomore year in high school, but by February she had, one by one, killed everyone in town.
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The Challenge for Africa

Wangari Maathai - Social Science - 2009 - 190 pages
Infused with her unique luminosity of spirit, Wangari Maathai’s remarkable story of courage, faith, and the power of persistence is destined to inspire generations to come. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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The Age of Empathy: Nature's Lessons for a Kinder Society

Frans de Waal - Science - 2009 - 304 pages
In this thought-provoking book, the acclaimed author of Our Inner Ape examines how empathy comes naturally to a great variety of animals, including humans.
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Queer: The Ultimate LGBT Guide for Teens

Kathy Belge, Marke Bieschke - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2011 - 208 pages
Queer is a humorous, engaging, and honest guide that helps LGBT teens come out to friends and family, navigate their new LGBT social life, figure out if a crush is also queer, and rise up against bigotry and homophobia.
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Big Mouth & Ugly Girl

Joyce Carol Oates - Juvenile Fiction - 2009 - 288 pages
Big Mouth No I did not.
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Small Steps

Louis Sachar - Juvenile Fiction - 2006 - 257 pages
SMALL STEPS is a contemporary young adult novel from Louis Sachar, the New York Times bestselling author of the Newbery Award–winning smash hit phenomenon book and movie/DVD sensation Holes, and The Cardturner.
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Al Capone Shines My Shoes

Gennifer Choldenko - Juvenile Fiction - 2009 - 304 pages
After Natalie got accepted, a note appeared in Moose?s freshly laundered shirt that said: Done. As this book begins, Moose discovers a new note. This one says: Your turn. Is it really from Capone? What does it mean?
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