Kids

The giver book cover

The giver

Lois Lowry

jFICTION Lowry, Lois
Kids, Science Fiction

Given his lifetime assignment at the Ceremony of Twelve, Jonas becomes the receiver of memories shared by only one other in his community and discovers the terrible truth about the society in which he lives.

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Number the stars

Lois Lowry

jFICTION Lowry, Lois
Kids, Historical Fiction

In 1943, during the German occupation of Denmark, ten-year-old Annemarie learns how to be brave and courageous when she helps shelter her Jewish friend from the Nazis.

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The lion, the witch, and the wardrobe

C. S. (Clive Staples) Lewis

jFICTION Lewis, C. S.
Kids, Classics, Fantasy

Four English school children enter the magic land of Narnia through the back of a wardrobe and assist Aslan, the golden lion, in defeating the White Witch who has cursed the land with eternal winter.

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Dragon pearl

Yoon Ha Lee

jFICTION Lee, Yoon Ha
Kids, Fantasy

Min, a thirteen-year-old girl with fox-magic, stows away on a battle cruiser and impersonates a cadet in order to solve the mystery of what happened to her older brother in the Thousand World Space Forces.

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Inside out & back again book cover

Inside out & back again

Thanhha Lai

jFICTION Lai, Thanhha
Kids, Historical Fiction, Poetry

Through a series of poems, a young girl chronicles the life-changing year of 1975, when she, her mother, and her brothers leave Vietnam and resettle in Alabama.

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A wrinkle in time

Madeleine L'Engle

jFICTION L'Engle, Madeleine
Kids, Science Fiction

Thirteen-year-old Meg Murry, her little brother Charles Wallace, and their friend Calvin are guided by unearthly strangers as they go on a journey through space and time to search for Meg's and Charles' scientist father who disappeared while experimenting with a new form of space travel.

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To the moon : the true story of the American heroes on the Apollo 8 spaceship book cover

To the moon : the true story of the American heroes on the Apollo 8 spaceship

Jeffrey Kluger

j629.454 Kluger
Kids, Nonfiction

The inspiring true story of Apollo 8, the first crewed American spaceship to break free of Earth's orbit and reach the moon.

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Diary of a wimpy kid : wrecking ball book cover

Diary of a wimpy kid : wrecking ball

Jeff Kinney

jFICTION Kinney, Jeff
Kids, Humor

When an unexpected inheritance gives Greg Heffley's family a chance to make big changes to their house, they soon discover that renovations may not be worth the effort.

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Diary of a wimpy kid : the meltdown

Jeff Kinney

jFICTION Kinney, Jeff
Kids, Humor

When snow closes Greg Heffley's middle school, he and his best friend, Rowley Jefferson, face a fight for survival as warring gangs turn the neighborhood into a wintry battlefield.

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Diary of a wimpy kid : the getaway

Jeff Kinney

jFICTION Kinney, Jeff
Kids, Humor

Greg Heffley and his family escape to a tropical island resort for some much-needed rest and relaxation, but sun poisoning, stomach troubles, and venemous creatures all threaten their vacation.

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