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Classroom Read Aloud - Chapter Books
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  Cover Art: The One and Only Ivan Applegate, Katherine
The One and Only Ivan
When Ivan, a gorilla who has lived for years in a down-and-out circus-themed mall, meets Ruby, a baby elephant that has been added to the mall, he decides that he must find her a better life.
305 p. 2012
Children's Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Joshua Dread Bacon, Lee
Joshua Dread
Besides being bullied, Joshua faces one more obstacle in middle school, trying to hide his identity as the son of supervillains, the Dread Duo.
258 p. 2012
Children's Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: School Days According to Humphrey Birney, Betty G.
School Days According to Humphrey
Humphrey the hamster is puzzled when unfamiliar students fill Mrs. Brisbane's classroom at summer's end, but he soon learns that his friends from last year are fine and that the new class needs his special help.
151 p. 2011
Children's Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Bad Kitty School Daze Bruel, Nick
Bad Kitty School Daze
Kitty's owners have finally had enough of her bad behavior, it's time to ship her off to obedience school.
158 p. 2013
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: No Talking Clements, Andrew
No Talking
The noisy fifth grade boys of Laketon Elementary School challenge the equally loud fifth grade girls to a no talking contest.
146 p. 2007
Children's Fiction Book
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  Cover Art: James and the Giant Peach Dahl, Roald
James and the Giant Peach
A young boy escapes from two wicked aunts and embarks on a series of adventures with six giant insects he meets inside a giant peach.
146 p. 1995
Children's Fiction Book
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  Cover Art: The Cheshire Cheese Cat : a Dickens of a Tale Deedy, Carmen Agra
The Cheshire Cheese Cat : a Dickens of a Tale
A community of mice and a cheese-loving cat form an unlikely alliance at an inn where Charles Dickens finds inspiration and Queen Victoria makes an unexpected appearance.
228 p. 2011
Children's Fiction Book
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  Cover Art: Kenny & the Dragon DiTerlizzi, Tony
Kenny & the Dragon
Kenny the rabbit has few friends, so when one, bookstore owner George, is sent to kill another, gentle dragon Grahame, Kenny must find a way to prevent their battle.
151 p. 2008
Children's Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: William Shakespeare's Star Wars : Verily a New Hope Doescher, Ian
William Shakespeare's Star Wars : Verily a New Hope
A retelling of Star wars in the style of Shakespeare, in which a wise Jedi knight, an evil Sith lord, a beautiful captive princess, and a young hero coming of age reflect the valor and villainy of the Bard's greatest plays.
174 p. 2013
Adult Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: The Porcupine Year Erdrich, Louise
The Porcupine Year
In 1852, forced by the United States government to leave their beloved Island of the Golden Breasted Woodpecker, fourteen-year-old Omokayas and her Ojibwe family travel in search of a new home.
193 p. 2008
Children's Fiction Book
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  Cover Art: Horten's Miraculous Mechanisms : Magic Mystery & a Very Strange Adventure Evans, Lissa
Horten's Miraculous Mechanisms : Magic Mystery & a Very Strange Adventure
As if being small and having S. Horten as his name isn't bad enough,10-year-old Stuart is on a quest to find his great-uncle Tony--a famous magician and his marvelous, long-lost workshop.
270 p. 2012
Children's Fiction Book
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  Cover Art: Diamond Willow Frost, Helen
Diamond Willow
In a remote area of Alaska, twelve-year-old Willow helps her father with their sled dogs unaware that the animals surrounding her carry the spirits of dead ancestors and friends who care for her.
111 p. 2008
Children's Fiction Book
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  Cover Art: Odd and the Frost Giants Gaiman, Neil
Odd and the Frost Giants
An unlucky twelve-year-old Norwegian boy named Odd leads the Norse gods Loki, Thor, and Odin in an attempt to outwit evil Frost Giants who have taken over Asgard.
117 p. 2009
Children's Fiction Book
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  Cover Art: Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library Grabenstein, Chris
Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library
Twelve-year-old Kyle gets to stay overnight in the new town library, designed by his hero (the famous gamemaker Luigi Lemoncello), with other students but finds that come morning he must work with friends to solve puzzles in order to escape.
291 pages 2013
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Clara Lee and the Apple Pie Dream Han, Jenny
Clara Lee and the Apple Pie Dream
Korean American fourth-grader Clara Lee longs to be Little Miss Apple Pie, and when her luck seems suddenly to change for the better, she overcomes her fear of public speaking and enters the competition.
149 p. 2011
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Year of Billy Miller Henkes, Kevin
The Year of Billy Miller
Seven-year-old Billy Miller starts second grade with a bump on his head and a lot of worries, but by the end of the year he has developed good relationships with his teacher, his little sister, and his parents and learned many important lessons.
229 pages 2013
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Bunnicula : A Rabbit Tale of Mystery Howe, Deborah
Bunnicula : A Rabbit Tale of Mystery
Though scoffed at by Harold the dog, Chester the cat tries to warn his human family that their foundling baby bunny must be a vampire.
98 p. 1979
Children's Fiction Book
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  Cover Art: Swindle Korman, Gordon
Swindle
After unscrupulous collector S. Wendell Palamino cons him out of a valuable baseball card, sixth-grader Griffin Bing puts together a band of misfits to break into Palomino's heavily guarded store and steal the card back.
252 p. 2008
Children's Fiction Book
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  Cover Art: Where the Mountain Meets the Moon Lin, Grace
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon
Minli, an adventurous girl from a poor village, buys a magical goldfish, and then joins a dragon who cannot fly on a quest to find the Old Man of the Moon in hopes of bringing life to Fruitless Mountain and freshness to Jade River.
278 p. 2009
Children's Fiction Book
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  Cover Art: A Snicker of Magic Lloyd, Natalie
A Snicker of Magic
The Pickles are new to Midnight Gulch, Tennessee, a town which legend says was once magic--but Felicity is convinced the magic is still there, and with the help of her new friend Jonah the Beedle she hopes to bring the magic back.
311 pages 2014
Children's Fiction Book
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