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    Dogs of war

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    Dogs of war

    Keenan, Sheila.

    Three fictional stories, told in graphic novel format, about soldiers in World War I, World War II, and the Vietnam War who were aided by combat dogs. Based on true stories.

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    The dead bird

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    The dead bird

    Brown, Margaret Wise, 1910-1952.

    When they find a dead bird, a group of children bury it in the woods, sing a song to it, and put flowers on the grave.

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    Magic kingdoms

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    820.9
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    All that remains

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    All that remains

    Brooks, Bruce.

    Three novellas explore the effects of death on young lives.

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    First meetings in the Enderverse

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    Odder than ever

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    Odder than ever

    Coville, Bruce.

    A collection of nine short stories featuring a ghost, a goblin, a giant, and other unusual creatures.

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    You don't even know me

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    You don't even know me : stories and poems about boys

    Flake, Sharon.

    Tow-Kaye just learned that the love of his life is pregnant--and though he knows what the right thing to do is, he's scared to death to do it. Jeffrey hates having a mom who dresses like a teenager, but when another sexy mom moves in next door--well, that's a different kind of problem. In these and twenty-two other short stories and poems, readers plumb the inner lives of African American teenage boys.

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    Flying lessons & other stories

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    Flying lessons & other stories

    From basketball dreams and family fiascos to first crushes and new neighborhoods, this anthology, written by award-winning children's authors, celebrates the uniqueness and universality in all of us.

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    A glory of unicorns

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    A glory of unicorns

    Thirteen short stories, by such authors as Nancy Varian Berberick, Gregory Maguire, and Margaret Bechard, about unicorns in both mythical and contemporary settings.

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    Half-human

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    Half-human

    A collection of stories about such creatures as mermaids and centaurs, who are part-human and part-animal or part-plant, and their struggles to understand their true identity.

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    I believe in water

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    I believe in water : twelve brushes with religion

    An anthology of stories for teenagers exploring the topics of religion, belief, and spirituality by award-winning authors, including M.E. Kerr, Kyoko Mori, and Virginia Euwer Wolff.

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    Aphrodite's blessings

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    Aphrodite's blessings : love stories from the Greek myths

    McLaren, Clemence.

    Atalanta, Andromeda, and Psyche, three female characters in Greek mythology, tell the stories of their marriages. Includes information on love and marriage in ancient Greece.

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    145th Street

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    145th Street : short stories

    Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-

    Ten stories portray life on a block in Harlem.

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    Period pieces

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    Period pieces : stories for girls

    A collection of twelve stories about girls' experiences as they begin to menstruate.

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    Read if you dare

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    Read if you dare : twelve twisted tales from the editors of Read magazine

    A collection of stories by such authors as Nathaniel Hawthorne, Ambrose Bierce, and Stephen King, exploring the notions of fate, destiny, and coincidence.

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    Stay true

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    Stay true : short stories for strong girls

    A collection of short stories by various authors, including Andrea Davis Pinkney, M.E. Kerr, and Anne Mazer, about adolescent girls coming of age.

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    Great writers & kids write mystery stories

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    Great writers & kids write mystery stories

    A collection of thirteen original tales by authors of adult fiction in collaboration with their children or grandchildren.

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    Secret garden

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    Secret garden ; A little princess ; Little Lord Fauntleroy

    Burnett, Frances Hodgson, 1849-1924.

    A collection of three well-known works, telling of orphans or near orphans, both penniless and heirs to fortunes, struggling to find a place for themselves in Victorian England.

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    In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson

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    In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson

    Lord, Bette.

    In 1947, a Chinese child comes to Brooklyn where she becomes Americanized at school, in her apartment building, and by her love for baseball.

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    The dark-thirty

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    The dark-thirty : Southern tales of the supernatural

    McKissack, Pat, 1944-

    A collection of ghost stories with African American themes, designed to be told during the Dark Thirty--the half hour before sunset--when ghosts seem all too believable.

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    The dead bird

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    The dead bird

    Brown, Margaret Wise, 1910-1952.

    When they find a dead bird, a group of children bury it in the woods, sing a song to it, and put flowers on the grave.

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    The quilt story

    Johnston, Tony, 1942-

    A pioneer mother lovingly stitches a beautiful quilt which warms and comforts her daughter Abigail; many years later another mother mends and patches it for her little girl.

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    The Stinky Cheese Man and other fairly stupid tales

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    The Stinky Cheese Man and other fairly stupid tales

    Scieszka, Jon.

    Madcap revisions of familiar fairy tales.

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    The Bippolo Seed and other lost stories

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    The Bippolo Seed and other lost stories

    Seuss, Dr.

    Presents seven Dr. Seuss stories first published in magazines between 1948 and 1959, with an introduction and commentary on each.

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    The napping house

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    The napping house

    Wood, Audrey.

    In this cumulative tale, a wakeful flea atop a number of sleeping creatures causes a commotion, with just one bite.

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    Summer girls, love boys, and other short stories

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    Lost

    Paperback Fiction - JH & HSPaperback Fiction - JH & HS

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    Boys and girls forever

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    820.9
    Lur

    Boys and girls forever

    Lurie, Alison.

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