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  • The Lucy Variations
    Sara Zarr
    Hardcover: 05/07/2013
     
    Lucy Beck-Moreau once had a promising future as a concert pianist...but that was all before she turned ...
  • Dark Water
    Laura McNeal
    Paperback: 10/11/2011
     
    The catastrophic wildfires that struck Southern California in 2007 act as the backdrop for this compelling ...
  • The Year the Swallows Came Early
    Kathryn Fitzmaurice
    Paperback: 06/01/2011
     
    Eleanor "Groovy" Robinson loves cooking, but things start to go wrong the year she turns eleven - suddenly, ...
  • Al Capone Shines My Shoes
    Gennifer Choldenko
    Paperback: 01/22/2011
     
    Moose and the cons are about to get a lot closer in this much-anticipated sequel to Al Capone Does My Shirts. ...
  • Once Was Lost
    Sara Zarr
    Paperback: 01/04/2011
     
    Samara Taylor used to believe in miracles. But her mother is in rehab, and her father seems more interested ...
  • The Higher Power of Lucky
    Susan Patron
    Paperback: 01/06/2009
     
    Lucky, age ten, can't wait another day. The meanness gland in her heart and the crevices full of questions in ...
  • Molly Moon Stops The World
    Georgia Byng
    Paperback: 04/12/2005
     
    You are about to embark on an incredible journey to Hollywood with the dazzling young hypnotist Molly Moon, ...

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