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    War brothers

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    War brothers : the graphic novel

    McKay, Sharon E.

    Portrays the criminality of adults who abduct kids to carry out crimes against humanity.

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    Insurgente

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    Insurgente

    Roth, Veronica.

    Tris Prior survives the Erudite simulation attacks that occur during the time she expected to be celebrating her achievement of being ranked first among the initiate class of her chosen faction, Dauntless. Even though the Dauntless have been freed from Erudite mind control, a war develops and secrets emerge.

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    Divergent / #1

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    Divergent / #1

    Roth, Veronica.

    In a future Chicago, sixteen-year-old Beatrice Prior must choose among five predetermined factions to define her identity for the rest of her life, a decision made more difficult when she discovers that she is an anomoly who does not fit into any one group, and that the society she lives in is not perfect after all.

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    The Hunters / Brotherband Chronicles #3

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    The Hunters / Brotherband Chronicles #3

    Flanagan, John (John Anthony)

    Determined to recover the Adomal and to prevent the pirate Zavac from doing more damage, Hal and his brotherband crew persue Zavac to the lawless fortress of Ragusa where, if Hal is to succeed, he will have to go beyond his brotherband training and face the pirate one-on-one in a fight to the finish.

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    The Invaders / Brotherband Chronicles #2

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    The Invaders / Brotherband Chronicles #2

    Flanagan, John (John Anthony)

    Hal and the Herons, having won the Brotherband competition, are accused of stealing the Skandians' most sacred artifact and face challenges on their journey to reclaim it and clear their names.

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    Fiction (Chapterbooks) - ElementaryFiction (Chapterbooks) - Elementary

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    Slaves of Socorro / Brotherband Chronicles #4

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    Slaves of Socorro / Brotherband Chronicles #4

    Flanagan, John (John Anthony)

    With their honor restored, Hal and his fellow Herons leave Skandia again on a new mission--to track down and stop Hal's nemesis, Tursgud, a bullying youth-turned vicious pirate and slave trader.

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    Willow Run

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    Willow Run

    Giff, Patricia Reilly.

    Eleven-year-old Meggie Dillon shares her feelings and experiences on the homefront during World War II after her family moves from Rockaway, New York to Willow Run, Michigan.

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    When my name was Keoko

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    When my name was Keoko

    Park, Linda Sue.

    With national pride and occasional fear, a brother and sister face the increasingly oppressive occupation of Korea by Japan during World War II, which threatens to suppress Korean culture entirely.

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    As brave as you

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    As brave as you

    Reynolds, Jason.

    "When two brothers decide to prove how brave they are, everything backfires -- literally."--Provided by publisher.

    Due 12/02/19

    Fiction (Chapterbooks) - ElementaryFiction (Chapterbooks) - Elementary

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    The next-door dogs

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    The next-door dogs

    Rodowsky, Colby F.

    Although terrified of dogs, nine-year-old Sara forces herself to face a Labrador retriever and a dalmatian in order to help her next-door neighbor, who has fallen and broken her leg.

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    Divergent / #1

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    Divergent / #1

    Roth, Veronica.

    In a future Chicago, sixteen-year-old Beatrice Prior must choose among five predetermined factions to define her identity for the rest of her life, a decision made more difficult when she discovers that she is an anomoly who does not fit into any one group, and that the society she lives in is not perfect after all.

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    Amal unbound

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    Amal unbound

    Saeed, Aisha.

    In Pakistan, Amal holds onto her dream of being a teacher even after becoming an indentured servant to pay off her family's debt to the wealthy and corrupt Khan family.

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    Wringer

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    SPI

    Wringer

    Spinelli, Jerry.

    As Palmer comes of age, he must either accept the violence of being a wringer at his town's annual Pigeon Day or find the courage to oppose it.

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    Homeless bird

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    Homeless bird

    Whelan, Gloria.

    When thirteen-year-old Koly enters into an ill-fated arranged marriage, she must either suffer a destiny dictated by India's tradition or find the courage to oppose it.

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    Ghost hands

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    Ghost hands : a story inspired by Patagonia's Cave of the Hands

    Barron, T. A.

    Auki, a young member of the Tehuelche tribe in Patagonia, wants to prove himself as a hunter but when he sets out on his own to face the puma, he stumbles upon a sacred cave and its guardian.

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    Jabari jumps

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    COR

    Jabari jumps

    Cornwall, Gaia.

    "Jabari is definitely ready to jump off the diving board. He's finished his swimming lessons. He's passed his swim test. It's just... maybe he should do some stretches first. 'Looks easy,' says Jabari, watching the other kids take their turns. But when his dad squeezes his hand, Jabari squeezes back"--Provided by publisher.

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    Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

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    Seven brave women

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    Seven brave women

    Hearne, Betsy Gould.

    A young girl recounts the brave exploits of her female ancestors, including her great-great-great grandmother who came to America in a wooden sailboat.

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    Sheila Rae, the brave

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    Sheila Rae, the brave

    Henkes, Kevin.

    When brave Sheila Rae, who usually looks out for her sister Louise, becomes lost and scared one day, Louise comes to the rescue.

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    Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

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    Library mouse

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    Library mouse : a world to explore

    Kirk, Daniel.

    When Sarah, an explorer mouse, meets Sam, she gives him the courage to finally climb to the highest library shelves--and beyond--and he shows her how to explore the world through reading.

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    Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

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    Becky the brave

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    Becky the brave : a story about epilepsy

    Lears, Laurie.

    Nothing seems to scare Sarah's big sister Becky, until having an epileptic seizure makes her reluctant to return to school, and so Sarah summons her own courage to explain the disease to the other students.

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    Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

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    Precious and the Boo Hag

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    Precious and the Boo Hag

    McKissack, Pat, 1944-

    Home alone with a stomachache while the family works in the fields, a young girl faces up to the horrifying Boo Hag that her brother warned her about.

    Due 11/19/19

    Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

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    Zero

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    Zero

    Otoshi, Kathryn.

    Zero, dismayed by her big, empty, roundness, tries to force herself into the shape of the much-admired One, but must finally accept that she can only be Zero.

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    Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

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    Tiger is a scaredy cat

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    PHI

    Tiger is a scaredy cat

    Phillips, Joan.

    Tiger, a scaredy cat who is even afraid of the mice in his house, conquers his fear in order to help Baby Mouse.

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    Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

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    JoJo's flying side kick

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    PIN

    JoJo's flying side kick

    Pinkney, J. Brian.

    Everyone gives JoJo advice on how to perform in order to earn her yellow belt in tae kwon do class, but in the end she figures it out for herself.

    Due 12/02/19

    Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

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    Testing the ice

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    Testing the ice : a true story about Jackie Robinson

    Robinson, Sharon, 1950-

    As a testament to his courage, Jackie Robinson's daughter shares memories of him, from his baseball career to the day he tests the ice for her, her brothers, and their friends.

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    Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

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    The thing Lou couldn't do

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    SPI

    The thing Lou couldn't do

    Spires, Ashley, 1978-

    One day Lou and her friends are looking for a ship to play pirates in when someone makes a suggestion to play up in the tree. Lou has never climbed a tree and isn't sure that she wants to. What will she do?.

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    Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

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    Friend on freedom river

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    WHE

    Friend on freedom river

    Whelan, Gloria.

    The Winter of 1850 finds young Louis alone with his mother when his father heads north for work, but when runaway slaves ask Louis for help being ferryed across the Detroit River he wonders what his father would do.

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