. Which, of course, they will—won’t they? One thing’s for sure: it will be a summer the Penderwicks will never forget. The icy-hearted Mrs. Soon they are busy discovering the summertime magic of Arundel’s sprawling gardens, tame rabbits, treasure-filled attic, and the cook who makes the best gingerbread in Massachusetts.
The Penderwicks: A Summer Tale of Four Sisters, Two Rabbits, and a Very Interesting Boy - Over one million copies sold, now with a bright new look! This summer the Penderwick sisters have a wonderful surprise: a holiday on the grounds of a beautiful estate called Arundel. Tifton is not as pleased with the Penderwicks as Jeffrey is, though, and warns the new friends to stay out of trouble. Yearling Books.
Deliciously nostalgic and quaintly witty, this is a story as breezy and carefree as a summer day.
The Penderwicks on Gardam Street Penderwicks, Book 2Yearling - Enter the save-daddy plan—a plot so brilliant, so funny, so bold, that only the Penderwick girls could have come up with it. It’s high jinks, big laughs, and loads of family warmth as the Penderwicks triumphantly return. Over one million copies sold, now with a bright new look!The Penderwick sisters are home on Gardam Street and ready for an adventure! But the adventure they get isn’t quite what they had in mind.
Mr. Penderwick’s sister has decided it’s time for him to start dating—and the girls know that can only mean one thing: disaster. Yearling Books. This series of modern classics about the charming Penderwick family from National Book Award winner and New York Times bestseller Jeanne Birdsall is perfect for fans of Noel Streatfeild and Edward Eager.
The Penderwicks at Point MouetteYearling - Over one million copies sold, now with a bright new look!When summer comes around, it's off to the beach for Rosalind. And off to maine with aunt claire for the rest of the Penderwick girls, as well as their old friend, Jeffrey. That leaves skye as oap oldest available Penderwick—a terrifying notion for all, but for Skye especially.
This series of modern classics about the charming Penderwick family from National Book Award winner and New York Times bestseller Jeanne Birdsall is perfect for fans of Noel Streatfeild and Edward Eager. Yearling Books. Things look good as they settle into their cozy cottage, a just-right corner store, enthusiastic seagulls, with a rocky shore, and a charming next-door neighbor.
The Penderwicks at Point Mouette - But can skye hold it together long enough to figure out rosalind's directions about not letting Batty explode? Will Jane's Love Survey come to a tragic conclusion after she meets the alluring Dominic? Is Batty—contrary to all accepted wisdom—the only Penderwick capable of carrying a tune? And will Jeffrey be able to keep peace between the girls.
These girls who are his second, and most heartfelt, family?It's a rollicking ride as the Penderwicks continue their unforgettable adventures in a story filled with laughs and joyful tears! Yearling Books.
WishSquare Fish - She even has a list of all the ways there are to make the wish, such as cutting off the pointed end of a slice of pie and wishing on it as she takes the last bite. That is, and howard, a skinny stray dog who captures her heart, until she meets Wishbone, a neighbor boy who proves surprising in lots of ways.
But when she is sent to the blue ridge Mountains of North Carolina to live with family she barely knows, it seems unlikely that her wish will ever come true. A warm, real, and heartfelt tale. Kirkus reviews“o’connor again finds the sweet spot for young readers who are beyond early chapter books but not quite ready for the cynicism and/or complexity of much tween-into-teen lit.
Wish - Yearling Books. Bertha, gus, and the odoms are certainly awash in goodness, but their big-heartedness never devolves into sentimentality. The bulletin“like a generous portions of grits, Wish makes the world a little better. Bookpage “this heartwarming story is not to be missed. Kidsreads Yearling Books. This title has Common Core connections.
Praise for wish:“at school, but it’s the narrator’s convincing, at home, the characters and settings are well drawn, and in the community, compelling voice that will draw readers into the novel and keep them there until her wish finally comes true. Booklist“the many ways charlie wishes form something of a catalog of folk and family traditions and are delightful all by themselves.
The Penderwicks in SpringYearling - But when some unwelcome surprises make themselves known, the best-laid plans fall apart. Random house USA Inc. Yearling Books. Yearling Books. And some are ridiculous, like Batty’s new dog-walking business. Filled with all the heart, and charm that has come to define this beloved clan, The Penderwicks in Spring is about fun and family and friends and dogs, hilarity, and what happens when you bring what's hidden into the bright light of the spring sun.
Some surprises are just wonderful, like neighbor Nick Geiger coming home from war. Springtime is finally arriving on Gardam Street, and there are surprises in store for each member of the family. Batty is saving up her dog-walking money for an extra-special surprise for her family, which she plans to present on her upcoming birthday.
The Penderwicks in Spring - With over one million copies sold, from national book award winner and New York Times bestseller Jeanne Birdsall, this series of modern classics about the charming Penderwick family, is perfect for fans of Noel Streatfeild and Edward Eager.
The Girl Who Drank the Moon Winner of the 2017 Newbery MedalWorkman Publishing Company - Yearling Books. One year, xan accidentally feeds a baby moonlight instead of starlight, filling the ordinary child with extraordinary magic. Xan rescues the children and delivers them to welcoming families on the other side of the forest, nourishing the babies with starlight on the journey. Xan decides she must raise this girl, whom she calls Luna, as her own.
Random house USA Inc. The newbery medal winner from the author of the highly acclaimed novel The Witch’s Boy. As luna’s thirteenth birthday approaches, her magic begins to emerge--with dangerous consequences. Deadly birds with uncertain intentions flock nearby. Meanwhile, a young man from the Protectorate is determined to free his people by killing the witch.
The Girl Who Drank the Moon Winner of the 2017 Newbery Medal - Newbery medal winners. They hope this sacrifice will keep her from terrorizing their town. And the woman with the Tiger’s heart is on the prowl. Winner of the 2017 newbery award the new york times bestseller an entertainment weekly best middle grade book of 2016 a new york public library best book of 2016 a chicago public library best Book of 2016 An Amazon Top 20 Best Book of 2016 A Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2016 A School Library Journal Best Book of 2016 Named to KirkusReviews’ Best Books of 2016 2017 Booklist Youth Editors’ Choice Every year, the people of the Protectorate leave a baby as an offering to the witch who lives in the forest.
But the witch in the Forest, Xan, is kind. She shares her home with a wise Swamp Monster and a Perfectly Tiny Dragon.
Inside Out and Back AgainHarperCollins - Inside out and back again is a #1 new york times bestseller, a newbery honor book, and a winner of the National Book Award! Inspired by the author's childhood experience as a refugee—fleeing Vietnam after the Fall of Saigon and immigrating to Alabama—this coming-of-age debut novel told in verse has been celebrated for its touching child's-eye view of family and immigration.
Hà has only ever known saigon: the thrills of its markets, the joy of its traditions, and the warmth of her friends close by. This moving story of one girl's year of change, including one from Kirkus which proclaimed it "enlightening, dreams, poignant, grief, and healing received four starred reviews, and unexpectedly funny.
Inside Out and Back Again - An author's note explains how and why Thanhha Lai translated her personal experiences into Hà's story. HarperCollins Publishers. Yearling Books. But now the Vietnam War has reached her home. Newbery medal winners. Random house USA Inc. This paperback edition also includes an interview with the author, an activity you can do with your family, tips on writing poetry, and discussion questions.
Yearling Books. Hà and her family are forced to flee as Saigon falls, and they board a ship headed toward hope—toward America.
The One and Only IvanHarperCollins - Random house USA Inc. HarperCollins Publishers. Inspired by the true story of a captive gorilla known as Ivan, this illustrated book is told from the point of view of Ivan himself. Having spent twenty-seven years behind the glass walls of his enclosure in a shopping mall, Ivan has grown accustomed to humans watching him.
Soon to be a major motion picture!winner of the Newbery Medal and a #1 New York Times bestsellerThis unforgettable novel from renowned author Katherine Applegate celebrates the transformative power of unexpected friendship. Newbery Medal Winners. Instead, ivan occupies himself with television, his friends Stella and Bob, and painting.
But when he meets ruby, he is forced to see their home, a baby elephant taken from the wild, and his art, through new eyes. In the tradition of timeless stories like Charlotte's Web and Stuart Little, art, Katherine Applegate blends humor and poignancy to create an unforgettable story of friendship, and hope.
The One and Only Ivan - The one and only ivan features first-person narrative; author's use of literary devices personification, character development, imagery; and story elements plot, perspective. Plus don't miss katherine Applegate's Endling series! Yearling Books. He hardly ever thinks about his life in the jungle. Yearling Books.
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The Mysterious Benedict SocietyLittle, Brown Books for Young Readers 9780316003957 - Yearling Books. So, or happen to know morse Code, creative, if you're gifted, they could probably use your help. Only four children--two boys and two girls--succeed. Little Brown Young Readers. Yearling Books. Random house USA Inc. For fans of lemony Snicket and Escape from Mr. To accomplish it they will have to go undercover at the Learning Institute for the Very Enlightened, where the only rule is that there are no rules.
Lemoncello's library, award-winning mysterious benedict society series is not to be missed!"Are you a gifted child looking for special opportunities?" Dozens of children respond to this peculiar ad in the newspaper and are then put through a series of mind-bending tests, this first book in the bestselling, which readers take along with them.
The Mysterious Benedict Society - HarperCollins Publishers. Newbery medal winners. Newbery Medal Winners. Their challenge: to go on a secret mission that only the most intelligent and inventive children could complete. But what they'll find in the hidden underground tunnels of the school is more than your average school supplies.
Pippi LongstockingPuffin Books - Newbery Medal Winners. Little Brown Young Readers. The beloved story of a spunky young girl and her hilarious escapades. A rollicking story. The horn booktommy and his sister Annika have a new neighbor, and her name is Pippi Longstocking. HarperCollins Publishers. Puffin. Random house USA Inc. She has crazy red pigtails, no parents to tell her what to do, a horse that lives on her porch, and a flair for the outrageous that seems to lead to one adventure after another! Yearling Books.
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WhittingtonYearling - Random house USA Inc. Newbery Medal Winners. Tracking provided on most orders. HarperCollins Publishers. Little Brown Young Readers. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. He spins for the animals—as well as for ben and abby, the kids whose grandfather does the rescuing—a yarn about his ancestor, the nameless cat who brought Dick Whittington to the heights of wealth and power in 16th-century England.
This is an unforgettable tale about the healing, transcendent power of storytelling, and how learning to read saves one little boy. Isbn13: 9780375828652. This newbery-honor winning tale introduces Whittington, a roughneck Tom who arrives one day at a barn full of rescued animals and asks for a place there.
Whittington - Condition: New. Yearling Books. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! Yearling Books. Newbery medal winners. Puffin.