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Do Not Pass Go

Deets world turns upside down when his father is arrested for drug use. It doesnt seem possible that kind, caring Dad could be a criminal! After all, he only took the pills to stay awake so he could work two jobs. Now what will happen? How will Deet be able to face his classmates? Where will they get money? And most importantly, will Dad be okay in prison?Hurt, angry,

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The Girl Across the Street

You would think Tim and Ashley were brother and sister since they have always been inseparable. They have lived across the street from each other since they were four years old. As they approach their teen years, Tim has fallen hopelessly in love with her but is afraid to tell her for fear it will affect their closeness. His love leads him down a path he never would have i

Books in Realistic Fiction

The Five Lives of Our Cat Zook

In this warmhearted middle-grade novel, Oona and her brother, Fred, love their cat Zook (short for Zucchini), but Zook is sick. As they conspire to break him out of the vet�s office, convinced he can only get better at home with them, Oona tells Fred the story of Zook�s previous lives, ranging in style from fairy tale to grand epic to slice of life. Each of Zook�s lives ha

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Homecoming(Tillerman Cycle 1)

Diceys mother didnt make many explanations. Maybe thats why she didnt explain her mysterious behaviour the night she packed up the whole family and sped off into the night... Or why she pulled the car into a shopping center the next morning and just walked away without a goodbye.Now Dicey, James, Sammy, and Maybeth were stranded in an unknown town, and it seemed that

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Homecoming(Tillerman Cycle 1)

Readers will be riveted to their seats with these new installments of the thrilling series filled with strange phenomena, monsters, black magic, and ghosts.

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Homecoming(Tillerman Cycle 1)

The iconic start to the timeless, Newbery-winning series from Cynthia Voigt is repackaged with a fresh new look.�It�s still true.� That�s the first thing James Tillerman says to his older sister, Dicey, every morning. It�s still true that their mother has abandoned the four Tillermans in a mall parking lot somewhere in the middle of Connecticut. It�s still true that they h

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The Road to Paris

Paris has just moved in with the Lincoln family, and isnt thrilled to be in yet another foster home. She has a tough time trusting people, and she misses her brother, whos been sent to a boys home. Over time, the Lincolns grow on Paris. But no matter how hard she tries to fit in, she cant ignore the feeling that she never will, especially in a town thats mostly white

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