Patricia Reilly Giff - Juvenile Fiction - 2012 - 80 pages
Charlie has lots of ideas. Need something to go sky high? Ah-ha! The zinger-winger! Need to launch a cheese popper into soup? The amazing popper-upper! But the zinger-winger zings more than wings and the popper-upper plops.
Patricia Reilly Giff - Juvenile Fiction - 2008 - 176 pages
Yet behind all her plans, Hollis longs for her life with the Regans, fixing each moment of her time with them in pictures she’ll never forget. From the Hardcover edition.
Tracy Kidder - Education - 1989 - 340 pages
Among Schoolchildren provides the most realistic account of American education ever written — on every page we encounter the precisely rendered truth for which Tracy Kidder is famous. But this is more than a book about education.
Patricia Reilly Giff - Juvenile Fiction - 2009 - 176 pages
No crop means starvation. Twelve-year-old Nory must summon the courage and ingenuity to find food, to find hope, to find a way to help her family survive. From the Hardcover edition.
Michele Weber Hurwitz - Juvenile Fiction - 2011 - 192 pages
Michele Weber Hurwitz's debut is an endearing and gently humorous story about the true meaning of achievement and the important things an "ordinary" kid has to offer. From the Hardcover edition.
Richard Peck - Juvenile Fiction - 2002 - 144 pages
"Hilarious and poignant." —Publishers Weekly, starred review A Newbery Medal Winner A New York Times Bestseller An ALA Notable Book An ALA Best Book for Young Adults A Booklist Best Book of the Year A School Library Journal Best Book of ...