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    The evolution of Calpurnia Tate

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    The evolution of Calpurnia Tate

    Kelly, Jacqueline.

    In central Texas in 1899, eleven-year-old Callie Vee Tate is instructed to be a lady by her mother, learns about love from the older three of her six brothers, and studies the natural world with her grandfather, the latter of which leads to an important discovery.

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    Found

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    Found

    Haddix, Margaret Peterson.

    When thirteen-year-olds Jonah and Chip, who are both adopted, learn they were discovered on a plane that appeared out of nowhere, full of babies with no adults on board, they realize that they have uncovered a mystery involving time travel and two opposing forces, each trying to repair the fabric of time.

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    The graveyard book

    The graveyard book

    Gaiman, Neil.

    Nobody Owens is a normal boy, except that he has been raised by ghosts and other denizens of the graveyard.

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    The graveyard book

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    The graveyard book

    Gaiman, Neil.

    Nobody Owens is a normal boy, except that he has been raised by ghosts and other denizens of the graveyard.

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    The great and only Barnum

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    The great and only Barnum : the tremendous, stupendous life of showman P.T. Barnum

    Fleming, Candace.

    Biography of P.T. Barnum, showman and founder of the Barnum & Bailey Circus. Readers can visit Barnum's American Museum; meet Tom Thumb, the miniature man (only 39 in. tall) and his tinier bride (32 in.); experience the thrill Barnum must have felt when, at age 60, he joined the circus; and discover Barnum's legacy.

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    Greetings from nowhere

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    Greetings from nowhere

    O'Connor, Barbara.

    In North Carolina's Great Smoky Mountains, a troubled boy and his mother, a happy family seeking adventure, a man and his lonely daughter, and the widow who must sell the run-down motel that has been her home for decades, meet and are transformed by their shared experiences.

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    Into the volcano

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    Into the volcano : a graphic novel

    Wood, Don, 1945-

    While their parents are away doing research, brothers Duffy and Sumo Pugg go with their cousin, Mister Come-and-Go, to Kokalaha Island, where they meet Aunt Lulu and become trapped in an erupting volcano.

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    The mostly true adventures of Homer P. Figg

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    The mostly true adventures of Homer P. Figg

    Philbrick, W. R. (W. Rodman)

    Twelve-year-old Homer, a poor but clever orphan, has extraordinary adventures after running away from his evil uncle to rescue his brother, who has been sold into service in the Civil War.

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    Oggie Cooder, party animal

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    Oggie Cooder, party animal

    Weeks, Sarah.

    Neither a long list of rules, nor the inability to find the perfect gift--Cheddar Jam--nor being locked in a bathroom with a juggling bear will keep quirky fourth-grader Oggie Cooder from attending neighbor Donnica Perfecto's birthday pool party.

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    Savvy

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    Savvy

    Law, Ingrid, 1970-

    Recounts the adventures of Mibs Beaumont, whose thirteenth birthday has revealed her "savvy"--a magical power unique to each member of her family--just as her father is injured in a terrible accident.

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    Scat

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    Scat

    Hiaasen, Carl.

    Nick and his friend Marta decide to investigate when a mysterious fire starts near a Florida wildlife preserve and an unpopular teacher goes missing.

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    The seer of shadows

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    The seer of shadows

    Avi, 1937-

    In New York City in 1872, fourteen-year-old Horace, a photographer's apprentice, becomes entangled in a plot to create fraudulent spirit photographs, but when Horace accidentally frees the real ghost of a dead girl bent on revenge, his life takes a frightening turn.

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    Swindle

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    Swindle

    Korman, Gordon.

    After unscrupulous collector S. Wendell Palamino cons him out of a valuable baseball card, sixth-grader Griffin Bing puts together a band of misfits to break into Palomino's heavily guarded store and steal the card back, planning to use the money to finance his father's failing invention, the SmartPick fruit picker.

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    The truth about horses, friends, & my life as a coward

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    The truth about horses, friends, & my life as a coward

    Gibson, Sarah P., 1962-

    As she fearfully begins learning to ride and manage the horses she never wanted her family to own, Sophie Groves also begins to acquire friends on the Maine island she calls home.

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    When you reach me

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    When you reach me

    Stead, Rebecca.

    As her mother prepares to be a contestant on the 1980s television game show, "The $20,000 Pyramid," a twelve-year-old New York City girl tries to make sense of a series of mysterious notes received from an anonymous source that seems to defy the laws of time and space.

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    Written in bone

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    Written in bone : buried lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland

    Walker, Sally M.

    This book reports on the work of forensic scientists who are excavating grave sites in James Fort, in Jamestown, Virginia, to understand the people who lived in the Chesapeake Bay area in the 1600s and 1700s.

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    A thousand never evers

    Burg, Shana

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    All the world

    Scanlon, Elizabeth Garton

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    Almost astronauts : 13 women who dared to dream

    Stone, Tanya Lee

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    Bad news for outlaws : the remarkable life of Bass Reeves, deputy U.S. marshall

    Nelson, Vaunda Micheaux

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