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    Shark girl

    Bingham, Kelly L., 1967-

    After a shark attack causes the amputation of her right arm, fifteen-year-old Jane, an aspiring artist, struggles to come to terms with her loss and the changes it imposes on her day-to-day life and her plans for the future.

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    Going bovine

    Bray, Libba.

    Cameron Smith, a disaffected sixteen year-old who, after being diagnosed with Creutzfeld Jakob's (aka mad cow) disease, sets off on a road trip with a death-obsessed video gaming dwarf he meets in the hospital in an attempt to find a cure.

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    White midnight

    Calhoun, Dia.

    While barbarians threaten the land, mysterious visions help guide fifteen-year-old Rose when she is given the chance to free her family from servitude, if only she will provide a wicked old man an heir fathered by his deformed grandson, "the Thing" locked in the attic.

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    Dovey Coe

    Dowell, Frances O'Roark.

    When accused of murder in her North Carolina mountain town in 1928, Dovey Coe, a stronged-willed twelve-year-old girl, comes to a new understanding of others, including her deaf brother.

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    Out of my mind

    Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)

    A brilliant, impatient fifth-grader with cerebral palsy discovers a technological device that will allow her to speak for the first time.

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    Five flavors of Dumb

    John, Antony.

    Eighteen-year-old Piper becomes the manager for her classmates' popular rock band, called Dumb, giving her the chance to prove her capabilities to her parents and others, if only she can get the band members to get along.

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    Freak the Mighty

    Philbrick, W. R. (W. Rodman)

    At the beginning of eighth grade, learning disabled Max and his new friend Freak, whose birth defect has affected his body but not his brilliant mind, find that when they combine forces they make a powerful team.

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    Following Christopher Creed

    Plum-Ucci, Carol, 1957-

    Legally-blind college reporter Mike Mavic hopes to get a story about a body found in Steepleton, believed to be that of long-missing teen Christopher Creed, but finds something odd about the town, including Justin Creed's obsessive drive to learn what really happened to his older brother.

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    Saving Red

    Sones, Sonya, author.

    A novel in verse follows the experiences of Molly, who is forced to confront painful realities in her own life while struggling to help a spirited but mentally ill homeless girl during the holiday season.

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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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    The running dream

    Van Draanen, Wendelin.

    When a school bus accident leaves sixteen-year-old Jessica an amputee, she returns to school with a prosthetic limb and her track team finds a wonderful way to help rekindle her dream of running again.

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    And then there were four

    Werlin, Nancy, author.

    "When five high school students are brought together under mysterious circumstances, they begin to piece together a theory that their parents are working together to kill them all"-- Provided by publisher.

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    Freak the Mighty

    Philbrick, W. R. (W. Rodman)

    At the beginning of eighth grade, learning disabled Max and his new friend Freak, whose birth defect has affected his body but not his brilliant mind, find that when they combine forces they make a powerful team. An established writer of adult suspense makes a stunning entry into children's literature with this extraordinary novel about two boys - a slow learner too large for his age, and a tiny, crippled genius - who pair up to create on formidable human force.

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    Silent Days, Silent Dreams

    Say, Allen.

    A fictional biography of James Castle, a deaf, autistic artist whose drawings hang in major museums throughout the world.

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    The war that saved my life / #1

    Bradley, Kimberly Brubaker.

    A young disabled girl and her brother are evacuated from London to the English countryside during World War II, where they find life to be much sweeter away from their abusive mother.

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    The secret garden

    Dubose, Martha Hailey.

    An abridged version of the tale of ten-year-old Mary who, after the death of her parents, comes to live in a lonely house on the Yorkshire moors where she discovers an invalid cousin and the mysteries of a locked garden.

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    The book of Boy

    Murdock, Catherine Gilbert.

    In 1350, a boy with a large hump on his back becomes the servant of a shadowy pilgrim on his way to Rome, who pulls the boy into a dangerous expedition across Europe to gather the seven precious relics of Saint Peter.

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    School of Laughs / I Funny Series / #5

    Patterson, James, 1947-

    When a new principal threatens to close the school library, Jamie Grimm tries to save the day by teaching a comedy class for his fellow students.

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    I Totally Funniest / I Funny Series / #3

    Patterson, James.

    As the Planet's Funniest Kid Comic finals near, Jamie faces a whirlwind of attention at school and in the media and the fame starts to go to his head, but in Hollywood with Uncle Frankie, some of his fellow comedians quickly show him what competition and pressure are all about.

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    Roll with it

    Sumner, Jamie.

    Twelve-year-old Ellie, who has cerebral palsy, finds her life transformed when she moves with her mother to small-town Oklahoma to help care for her grandfather, who has Alzheimer's Disease.

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    My three best friends and me, Zulay

    Best, Cari.

    "Zulay is a blind girl who longs to be able to run in the race on field and track day at her school"--Provided by publisher.

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    The deaf musicians

    Seeger, Pete, 1919-2014.

    Lee, a jazz pianist, has to leave his band when he begins losing his hearing, but he meets a deaf saxophone player in a sign language class and together they form a snazzy new band.

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