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    Swing

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    Swing

    Alexander, Kwame, author.

    "Noah and his best friend Walt want to become cool, make the baseball team, and win over Sam, the girl Noah has loved for years. When Noah finds old love letters, Walt hatches a plan to woo Sam. But as Noah's love life and Walt's baseball career begin, the letters alter everything"-- Provided by publisher.

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    Why we broke up

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    Why we broke up : novel

    Handler, Daniel.

    Sixteen-year-old Min Green writes a letter to Ed Slaterton in which she breaks up with him, documenting their relationship and how items in the accompanying box, from bottle caps to a cookbook, foretell the end.

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    13 little blue envelopes

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    13 little blue envelopes

    Johnson, Maureen, 1973-

    When seventeen-year-old Ginny receives a packet of mysterious envelopes from her favorite aunt, she leaves New Jersey to criss-cross Europe on a sort of scavenger hunt that transforms her life.

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    The last little blue envelope

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    The last little blue envelope

    Johnson, Maureen, 1973-

    Seventeen-year-old Ginny Blackstone precipitously travels from her home in New Jersey to London when she receives a message from an unknown man telling her he has the letters that were stolen just before she completed a series of mysterious tasks assigned by her now dead aunt, an artist.

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    Undercover

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    Undercover

    Kephart, Beth.

    High school sophomore Elisa is used to observing while going unnoticed except when classmates ask her to write love notes for them, but a teacher's recognition of her talent, a "client's" desire for her friendship, a love of ice skating, and her parent's marital problems draw her out of herself.

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    The year of secret assignments

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    The year of secret assignments

    Moriarty, Jaclyn.

    Three female students from Ashbury High write to three male students from rival Brookfield High as part of a pen pal program, leading to romance, humiliation, revenge plots, and war between the schools.

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    Dear Martin

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    Dear Martin

    Stone, Nic, author.

    Writing letters to the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., seventeen-year-old college-bound Justyce McAllister struggles to face the reality of race relations today and how they are shaping him.

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    Because you'll never meet me

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    Because you'll never meet me

    Thomas, Leah, 1989- author.

    Ollie, who has seizures when near electricity, lives in a backwoods cabin with his mother and rarely sees other people, and Moritz, born with no eyes and a heart defect that requires a pacemaker, is bullied at his high school, but when a physician who knows both suggests they begin corresponding, they form a strong bond that may get them through dark times.

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    Heart on my sleeve

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    Heart on my sleeve

    Wittlinger, Ellen.

    From the end of high school to the beginning of college, Chloe and Julian deal with major changes in their families and friendships and explore their feelings for each other through emails, letters, and a visit.

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    Love, Amalia

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    Love, Amalia

    Ada, Alma Flor.

    Sixth-grader Amalia learns many important life-lessons while spending Friday afternoons with her beloved grandmother, and the teaching goes on even after Abuelita's sudden death as Amalia finds a way to connect with relatives and a friend who has moved away.

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    Love, Aubrey

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    Love, Aubrey

    LaFleur, Suzanne M.

    While living with her Gram in Vermont, eleven-year-old Aubrey writes letters as a way of dealing with losing her father and sister in a car accident, and then being abandoned by her grief-stricken mother.

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    Beethoven lives upstairs

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    Beethoven lives upstairs

    Nichol, Barbara.

    Letters exchanged by ten-year-old Christoph and his uncle show how the boy's feelings for Mr. Beethoven, the eccentric boarder that shares his house, change from anger and embarrassment to compassion and admiration. Background music includes over two dozen excerpts from Beethoven's works.

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    Dear Mr. Henshaw

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    Dear Mr. Henshaw

    Cleary, Beverly.

    In his letters to his favorite author, ten-year-old Leigh reveals his problems in coping with his parents' divorce, being the new boy in school, and generally finding his own place in the world.

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    Extra credit

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    Extra credit

    Clements, Andrew, 1949-

    Three young middle-school-age children, Abby, Amira, and Sadeed, exchange letters back and forth between the prairies of Illinois and the mountains of Afghanistan and begin to bridge a gap across cultural and religious divides.

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    The journal of curious letters / #1

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    The journal of curious letters / #1

    Dashner, James, 1972-

    Thirteen-year-old Atticus "Tick" Higginbottom begins receiving mysterious letters from around the world signed only "M.G.," and the clues contained therein lead him on a journey to the perilous 13th Reality and a confrontation with evil Mistress Jane.

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    Letters from Rifka

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    Letters from Rifka

    Hesse, Karen.

    In letters to her cousin, a young Jewish girl chronicles her family's flight from Russia in 1919 and her own experiences when she must be left in Belgium for a while when the others emigrate to America.

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    Same sun here

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    Same sun here

    House, Silas, 1971-

    A twelve-year-old Indian immigrant in New York City and a Kentucky coal miner's son become pen pals, and eventually best friends, through a series of revealing letters exploring such topics as environmental activism, immigration, and racism.

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    Dying to Meet You / 43 Old Cemetery Road / #1

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    Dying to Meet You / 43 Old Cemetery Road / #1

    Klise, Kate.

    In this story told mostly through letters, children's book author, I. B. Grumply, gets more than he bargained for when he rents a quiet place to write for the summer.

    Due 11/11/19

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    Letters from camp

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    Letters from camp

    Klise, Kate.

    Sent to Camp Happy Harmony to learn how to get along with each other, pairs of brothers and sisters chronicle in letters home how they come to suspect the intentions of the singing family running the camp.

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    Over My Dead Body / 43 Old Cemetery Road / #2

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    Over My Dead Body / 43 Old Cemetery Road / #2

    Klise, Kate.

    A story told mostly through letters in which busybody Dick Tater tries to ban Halloween and ghost stories, as well as to break up the popular writing team of I. B. Grumply, ghost Olive C. Spence, and eleven-year-old illustrator Seymour Hope.

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    Regarding the fountain

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    Regarding the fountain : a tale, in letters, of liars and leaks

    Klise, Kate.

    When the principal asks a fifth-grader to write a letter regarding the purchase of a new drinking fountain for their school, he finds that all sorts of chaos results.

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    Love, Aubrey

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    Love, Aubrey

    LaFleur, Suzanne M.

    While living with her Gram in Vermont, eleven-year-old Aubrey writes letters as a way of dealing with losing her father and sister in a car accident, and then being abandoned by her grief-stricken mother.

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    Letters from a slave girl

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    Letters from a slave girl : the story of Harriet Jacobs

    Lyons, Mary (Mary E.)

    A fictionalized version of the life of Harriet Jacobs, told in the form of letters that she might have written during her slavery in North Carolina and as she prepared for escape to the North in 1842.

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    Stink and the incredible super-galactic jawbreaker

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    Stink and the incredible super-galactic jawbreaker

    McDonald, Megan.

    Seven-year-old Stink Moody, having discovered that he can get free samples by writing letters of complaint to companies, gets so caught up in his letter writing campaign that he misses his best friend's birthday, but he plans a super surprise to make up for his mistake.

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    Dear Whiskers

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    Dear Whiskers

    Nagda, Ann Whitehead, 1945-

    Jenny is discouraged when her second grade pen pal turns out to be a new student from Saudi Arabia who does not speak English very well, but as she works with her they slowly become friends.

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    Beethoven lives upstairs

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    Beethoven lives upstairs

    Nichol, Barbara.

    The letters that ten-year-old Christoph and his uncle exchange show how Christoph's feelings for Mr. Beethoven, the eccentric boarder that shares his house, change from anger and embarrassment to compassion and admiration.

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    Love, Stargirl

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    Love, Stargirl

    Spinelli, Jerry.

    Still moping months after being dumped by her Arizona boyfriend Leo, fifteen-year-old Stargirl, a home-schooled free spirit, writes "the world's longest letter" to Leo, describing her new life in Pennsylvania.

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    Little Wolf's diary of daring deeds #2

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    Little Wolf's diary of daring deeds #2

    Whybrow, Ian.

    In letters home to Mom and Dad, Little Wolf describes his journey to rescue his little brother, Smellybreff, from a crafty cubnapper, Mister Twister the Fox.

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    Little Wolf's haunted hall for small horrors #3

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    Little Wolf's haunted hall for small horrors #3

    Whybrow, Ian.

    In a series of letters to his parents, Little Wolf describes his attempts to create "the scariest school in the world" and convince his ghostly Uncle Bigbad to teach a magic class.

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    Dear Papa

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    Dear Papa

    Ylvisaker, Anne.

    In September of 1943, one year after her father's death, nine-year-old Isabelle begins writing him letters, which are interspersed with letters to other members of her family, relating important events in her life and how she feels about them.

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    Dear Peter Rabbit

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    Dear Peter Rabbit

    Ada, Alma Flor.

    Presents letters between such fairy tale characters as Goldilocks, Baby Bear, Peter Rabbit, and the Three Pigs.

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    The yeoman's daring daughter and the Princes in the tower

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    The yeoman's daring daughter and the Princes in the tower

    Clayton, Elaine.

    In 1483, the daughter of a guard at the royal palace exchanges notes with two young princes who have been locked in the Tower of London by their uncle Richard, so he can become king.

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    Dear Mr. Washington

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    Dear Mr. Washington

    Cullen, Lynn.

    In April, 1796, young Charlotte Stuart writes a series of letters to George Washington, whose portrait is being painted by her father, reporting on her efforts and those of her brothers to follow the rules of good behavior in the book Mr. Washington gave them. Includes historical notes.

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    The day the crayons quit

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    The day the crayons quit

    Daywalt, Drew.

    When Duncan arrives at school one morning, he finds a stack of letters, one from each of his crayons, complaining about how he uses them.

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    Danitra Brown leaves town

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    Danitra Brown leaves town

    Grimes, Nikki.

    Recounts, in a series of poems and letters, Danitra's summer at her aunt's house in the country and her best friend Zuri's summer at home in town.

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    I wanna iguana

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    I wanna iguana

    Orloff, Karen Kaufman.

    Alex and his mother write notes back and forth in which Alex tries to persuade her to let him have a baby iguana for a pet.

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    Dear Daddy

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    Dear Daddy

    Schindel, John.

    Johnny's father lives across the country from him and letters help bring them closer.

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    Love, Mouserella

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    Love, Mouserella

    Stein, David Ezra.

    Mouserella describes the things that are happening in her life in a letter she writes to her grandmother who lives in the country.

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    The gardener

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    The gardener

    Stewart, Sarah, 1939-

    A series of letters relating what happens when, after her father loses his job, Lydia Grace goes to live with her Uncle Jim in the city but takes her love for gardening with her.

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    The quiet place

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    The quiet place

    Stewart, Sarah, 1939-

    A little girl moves to the United States from Mexico with her family and writes letters to her aunt in Mexico about her new life.

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    Dear Mrs. Larue

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    Dear Mrs. Larue : letters from obedience school

    Teague, Mark.

    Gertrude LaRue receives typewritten and paw-written letters from her dog Ike, entreating her to let him leave the Igor Brotweiler Canine Academy and come back home.

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    Dear Primo

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    Dear Primo : a letter to my cousin

    Tonatiuh, Duncan.

    Two cousins, one in Mexico and one in New York City, write to each other and learn that even though their daily lives differ, the boys are very similar at heart.

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