Middle-School Real-Life Stories

Blind middle-schoolers will undoubtedly identify with these realistic Braille titles encompassing school, friends and family in everyday life.

101 books on this shelf.

Greg Heffley's Journal
Series: Diary of a Wimpy Kid 1
Written by Jeff Kinneyn, 111 pages. In this first volume of three, this serial records a middle-school everykid's triumphs and (more often) tribulations through the course of a school year. Largely through his own fault, mishaps seem to...
Item Number: 3526
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Rodrick Rules
Series: Diary of a Wimpy Kid 2
Written by Jeff Kinneyn, 123 pages. The highly anticipated sequel to the #1 New York Times bestselling book!

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules chronicles Greg's attempts to navigate the hazards of middle school, impress the girls, ...
Item Number: 3527
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The Last Straw
Series: Diary of a Wimpy Kid 3
Written by Jeff Kinneyn, 119 pages. "This highly anticipated third book in the critically acclaimed and bestselling series takes the art of being wimpy to a whole new level."--Publishers Weekly, 2009

Greg and his family and friends, ...
Item Number: 3528
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Tales from a Not-So-Fabulous Life
Series: Dork Diaries #1
by Rachel Renee Russell, 171 pages. Meet Nikki Maxwell! She's starting eighth grade at a new school - and her very first diary packed with hilarious stories in Book One of the #1 New York Times bestselling Dork Diaries series!

Nikki ...
Item Number: 2575
$26.95 in Grade 2 Braille
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A Mother to Embarrass Me
by Carol Lynch Williams, 141 pages. Laura Stephan has the most embarrassing mother in Mapleton--maybe even in the whole state of Utah. Since there's no place big enough to hide her mom, Laura has to think of a way to change her. So she ...
Item Number: 3529
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Almost Famous
by David Getz, 91 pages. "If there's one thing pushy Maxine knows, it's that she's destined to be an inventor. When an anonymous benefactor sends her an application for the Inventions of Children Contest, she thinks she's fou...
Item Number: 3530
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Anna Casey's Place in the World
by Adrian Fogelin, 351 pages. "Anna Casey is a twelve-year-old girl who is trying to adjust to life with Miss Dupree, her foster parent. Anna has lived with her grandmother, and later with her aunt and uncle; now, she wants to hav...
Item Number: 3531
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An Occasional Cow
by Polly Horvath, 151 pages. Mosquitoes and freakish pigs? If this is Iowa, Imogene wants nothing to do with it! Imogene's summer camp has burned down, and, typically, her parents won't let her stay in New York. Instead, they are...
Item Number: 3532
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A Share of Freedom
by June Rae Wood, 309 pages. "With her alcoholic mother frequently incapacitated, thirteen-year-old Freedom has learned to look out for herself and her younger half-brother, Jackie. Fearing that they will be sent to a foster home...
Item Number: 3533
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Being Youngest
by Jim Heynen, 309 pages. Henry and Gretchen are the youngest children in two Iowa farm families. Being youngest, they get left out, blamed, ignored, and picked on all the time. At least that's how, being youngest, they tend t...
Item Number: 3534
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Bridge to Terabithia
by Katherine Paterson, 169 pages. A Newbery Medal Book
All summer, Jess pushed himself to be the fastest boy in the fifth grade, and when the year's first school-yard race was run, he was going to win. But his victory was stolen by...
Item Number: 3535
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Cairo Kelly and the Mann
by Kristin Butcher, 223 pages. Kelly Romani is a renowned troublemaker and a pitching phenomenon. With the playoffs approaching and scouting interest heating up, his future looks bright. Unfortunately, his independent streak usuall...
Item Number: 3536
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Changing Tunes
by Donna Jo Napoli, 129 pages. How do you deal with changes in your life when they seem totally beyond your control? Ten-year-old Eileen must learn to cope with the changes that ensue when her father moves out of the house and take...
Item Number: 3537
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Chicken Boy
by Frances O'roark Dowell, 177 pages. Tobin McCauley's got a near- certifiable grandmother, a pack of juvenile- delinquent siblings, and a dad who's not going to win father of the year any time soon. To top it off, Tobin's only friend tru...
Item Number: 3538
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Coaster
by Betsy Duffey, 111 pages. "The last thing that Hart, twelve, wants to do is get to know his mother's new boyfriend, Dub Dugan. Compared to his father, Dub is a dud - even if he is a well-known weatherman with a Willard Scott p...
Item Number: 3539
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Colder than Ice
by David Patneaude, 159 pages. Josh Showalter, an insecure and overweight sixth-grader, hopes for a new start when he transfers to a school in northern Idaho, but he and his new friends are soon the target of a cold-hearted bully. ...
Item Number: 3540
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Counting by 7s
by Holly Goldberg Sloan, 389 pages. In the tradition of Out of My Mind, Wonder, and Mockingbird, this is an intensely moving middle-grade novel about being an outsider, coping with loss, and discovering the true meaning of family.

Wi...
Item Number: 2530
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Crossing Jordan
by Adrian Fogelin, 239 pages. A moving, coming-of-age story of a young white girl who overcomes family prejudice and cultural differences when she befriends a black girl in a small working-class town.

For ages 9 to 12.

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Item Number: 3541
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Darnell Rock Reporting
by Walter Dean Myers, 167 pages. Thirteen-year-old Darnell Rock is not the kind of kid who would normally volunteer on a school newspaper--it sounds way too much like homework. But Darnell is being given one last chance by the princi...
Item Number: 3542
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Dear Mr. Henshaw
by Beverly Cleary, 95 pages. A Newbery Medal Winner
"Dear Mr. Henshaw,

I wish somebody would stop stealing the good stuff out of my lunchbag. I guess I wish a lot of other things, too. I wish someday Dad and Bandit would pu...
Item Number: 3543
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Dynamite Dinah
by Jane Mills, 143 pages. Mischievous Dinah struggles to remain the center of attention when her baby brother comes home from the hospital and her best friend gets a lead role in the class play.

For ages 9 to 12.

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Item Number: 3544
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Do Bananas Chew Gum?
by Jamie Gilson, 167 pages. Sam acts like a smart aleck to keep from looking dumb. Sam Mott's made it most of the way through sixth grade barely able to read and write. Now Sam's family's moved again, and none of the kids in his...
Item Number: 3545
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Doing Time Online
by Jan Siebold, 71 pages. Twelve-year-old Mitch is sentenced to community service after his prank harms an elderly woman. To make amends he must chat online with a nursing home resident twice a week. Over time he bonds with Wo...
Item Number: 3546
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Don't Bug Me!
by Pam Zollman, 123 pages. Megan Hollander has a lot to worry about. For her science project, she needs to collect twenty-five different species of bugs--and she doesn't even like bugs! To make matters worse, her little brother...
Item Number: 3547
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Ellie and the Bunheads
by Sally Warner, 239 pages. About my feet, let me just announce that they're way too big. They look like clown feet, and pink satin toe shoes don't help. Advance self-improvement: start saving now for when I finally stop dancing...
Item Number: 3548
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Emily's Runaway Imagination
by Beverly Cleary, 179 pages. Can imaginative Emily make her biggest dream come true?

Spunky Emily Bartlett lives in an old farmhouse in Pitchfork, Oregon - at a time when automobiles are brand-new inventions and libraries are ...
Item Number: 3549
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Fifth Grade Fever
by Michele Granger, 151 pages. There's this gorgeous new guy in Marty's fifth grade class--her teacher. Everyone has a crush on him. So how can she and her best friend, Nina, get the attention of the handsome Mr. Truesdale? By beco...
Item Number: 3550
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Flipped
by Wendelin van Draanen, 303 pages. The first time she saw him, she flipped. The first time he saw her, he ran.

And from the second grade to the seventh, that's how it was. She says: "My Bryce. Still walking around with my first kiss...
Item Number: 3551
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From Anna
by Jean Little, 217 pages. Anna has always been the clumsy one in the family. Somehow she can never do anything right! She bumps into tables, and she can't read the blackboard at her school. Her perfect brothers and sisters cal...
Item Number: 3552
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From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
by E. L. Konigsburg, 165 pages. When Claudia decided to run away, she planned very carefully. She would be gone just long enough to teach her parents a lesson in Claudia appreciation. And she would go in comfort - she would live at ...
Item Number: 3553
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Happily Ever After ... Almost
by Judie Wolkoff, 263 pages. You are cordially invited to the rain-or-shine outdoor wedding of Kitty and Sarah Birdsall's mother to R.J. Krampner's father and to all the hullaballoo created by twenty-four members of their "revise...
Item Number: 3554
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Harriet the Spy
by Louise Fitzhugh, 311 pages. Harriet M. Welsch is a spy. In her notebook, she writes down everything she knows about everyone, even her classmates and her best friends. Then Harriet loses track of her notebook, and it ends up in ...
Item Number: 3555
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Hold Fast to Dreams
by Andrea Davis Pinkney, 151 pages. For twelve-year-old Deirdre "Camera Dee" Willis, home is Redmond Avenue in Baltimore, where she loves to take photographs of her friends and jump rope with her double-dutch team, the Jumpin' Jive Five...
Item Number: 3556
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Homer Price
by Robert McCloskey, 111 pages. In six preposterous tales, Robert McCloskey takes a good look at the face of mid-western America with humorous and affectionate eyes. No matter how old or young the reader, the strange skulduggery of ...
Item Number: 3557
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Hoot
by Carl Hiaasen, 353 pages. Unfortunately, Roy's first acquaintance in Florida is Dana Matherson, a well-known bully. Then again, if Dana hadn't been sinking his thumbs into Roy's temples and mashing his face against the school-...
Item Number: 3558
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How do You Spell Geek?
by Julie Anne Peters, 151 pages. Best friends Kimberly and Ann both have a dream to make it to the National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.c. Eighth grade is the last year they can qualify, so they are practicing day and night. But th...
Item Number: 3559
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Inside Out and Back Again
by Thanhha Lai, 145 pages. (A Newbery Honor Book)

"No one would believe me, but at times I would choose wartime in Saigon over peacetime in Alabama ..."

For all the ten years of her life, Ha has only known Saigon: the thr...
Item Number: 2542
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Kinda Like Brothers
by Coe Booth, 301 pages. Eleven-year-old Jarrett doesn't trust Kevon. But he's got to share a room with him anyway.

It was one thing when Jarrett's mom took care of foster babies who needed help. But this time it's differe...
Item Number: 2576
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Little Audrey
by Ruth White, 151 pages. "What else would you wish for?" Daddy says. "If you could have anything in the world, what would you wish for?"

I shrug. "Oh, I don't know. Maybe ..."

"Maybe what?"

"For us to live better tha...
Item Number: 3560
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Lucky Breaks
by Susan Patron, 199 pages. "Riding the same wave of warmth and quirkiness that distinguished Patron's Newbery-winning The Higher Power of Lucky, this sequel continues the musings of Lucky Tipton as she looks for adventur...
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Mitch and Amy
by Beverly Cleary, 195 pages. DOUBLE TROUBLE!

Mitch and Amy both think being twins is fun, but that doesn't stop them from squabbling. Amy is good at reading. Mitch is a math whiz. Amy likes to play pretend. Mitch would rather ...
Item Number: 3562
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Mockingbird
by Kathryn Erskine, 213 pages. In Caitlin's world, everything is black or white. Things are good or bad. Anything in between is confusing. That's the stuff Caitlin's older brother, Devon, has always explained. But now Devon's dead ...
Item Number: 2531
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Moving Mama to Town
by Ronder Thomas Young, 303 pages. After his daddy, Big Kenny, runs off, Freddy James Johnson figures he's man enough to follow suit and leave the farm behind himself. That would be an adventure. But then, moving Mama to town--helping ...
Item Number: 3563
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My Not-So-Terrible Time at the Hippie Hotel
by Rosemary Graham, 239 pages. Farnsworth House, a.k.a., the Hippie Hotel, on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, is a place where divorced parents bring their children for a summer of wholesome outings and compulsory fun. It's not exactly Tr...
Item Number: 3564
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Nasty, Stinky Sneakers
by Eve Bunting, 71 pages. Colin has spent weeks perfecting his sneaker odor for The Stinkiest Sneakers in the World contest. If he wins, he'll get three brand-new pairs of Slam Dunkers sneakers: one for himself, one for his li...
Item Number: 3565
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Nekomah Creek
by Linda Crew, 199 pages. Life at Robby Hummer's house is wild, fun, and a big mess - ever since his twin brother and sister were born. At school, he'd rather read quietly than play games at recess or watch a filmstrip. But hi...
Item Number: 3566
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Nekomah Creek Christmas
by Linda Crew, 183 pages. Robby Hummer loves everything about Christmas - except the school play. He dreads being an elf in green tights. But the joyful season wins him over to the play, as well as to the idea that, while some...
Item Number: 3567
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Noonday Friends
by Mary Stolz, 199 pages. A 1966 Newbery Honor Book

"Franny and her twin brother live in a home where every dollar counts, and Franny resents having to get a pass for a free lunch. She dreams of bringing her lunch to school...
Item Number: 3568
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Nothing's Fair in Fifth Grade
by Barthe DeClements, 151 pages. Jenny knows one thing for sure - Elsie Edwards is a fat thief who steals people's lunch money to buy candy. So when the book club money disappears, why is the whole class punished? Nothing's fair!

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Item Number: 3569
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Oh, Brother
by Johnniece Marshall Wilson, 143 pages. Brothers Alex and Andrew just can't seem to get along. Alex, the younger and more responsible, has a paper route and a bicycle. Andrew has a part time job for a while but spends most of his time at th...
Item Number: 3570
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Olive's Ocean
by Kevin Henkes, 183 pages. A Newbery Honor Book.
Martha Boyle and Olive Barstow could have been friends. But they weren't--and now all that is left are eerie connections between two girls who were in the same grade at schoo...
Item Number: 3571
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Onion John
by Joseph Krumgold, 277 pages. (A Newbery Medal Book)

It's one thing to have a father who wants to decide your future. It's quite another when he steals your best friend and tries to change his life, too.

Even though his fath...
Item Number: 3572
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Out of My Mind
by Sharon M. Draper, 309 pages. Eleven-year-old Melody has a photographic memory. Her head is like a video camera that is always recording. Always. And there's no DELETE button.

She's the smartest kid in her whole school - but no...
Item Number: 2529
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Racing the Sun
by Paul Pitts, 185 pages. The fact that he's an American Indian isn't something Brandon Rogers publicizes. His father abandoned his Navajo ways back in college. But when his grandfather moves in with the family, twelve-year-ol...
Item Number: 3573
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Radiance Descending
by Paula Fox, 87 pages. Five years separate Paul from his younger brother, Jacob, who has Down syndrome. With meticulous tenderness, this story gentles Paul out of his rage at a family situation he can't control. Slowly, dra...
Item Number: 3574
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Reaching for Sun
by Tracie Vaughn Zimmer, 65 pages. Schneider Family Book Award. Josie Wyatt knows what it means to be different. Her family's small farmhouse seems to shrink each time another new mansion goes up behind it. Her mom is demanding, her gr...
Item Number: 3575
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Regular Guy
by Sarah Weeks, 127 pages. Stranger than Strang! Guy Strang is convinced that the man and woman with whom he has lived all his life cannot possibly be what they claim to be--his parents. They're just too weird! Would anyone els...
Item Number: 3576
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Rickshaw Girl
by Mitali Perkins, 57 pages. Naima loves to create the traditional alpana patterns Bangladeshi women and girls paint in their homes for special celebrations. Her designs are always the best in her village. But Naima wishes she co...
Item Number: 3577
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Roger Friday, Live from the Fifth Grade
by Colleen O'Shaughnessy McKenna, 127 pages. "Roger causes plenty of mischief at his parochial school. He can't resist playing tricks on classmate Marsha, such as scaring her with a dead snake. But soon Roger, his best friend Patrick, and Marsha...
Item Number: 3578
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Rules
by Cynthia Lord, 215 pages. A Newbery Honor Book. Schneider Family Book Award.


Twelve-year-old Catherine just wants a normal life. Which is near impossible when you have a brother with autism and a family that revolves a...
Item Number: 3579
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Seedfolks
by Paul Fleischman, 59 pages. One by one, people of all ages transform a trash-filled inner-city lot into a productive and beautiful garden, and in doing so, the gardeners are themselves transformed. "This novel (a Newbery award w...
Item Number: 3580
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Sideways Stories from Wayside School
by Louis Sachar, 127 pages. There was a terrible mistake - Wayside School was built with one classroom on top of another, thirty stories high! (The builder said he was sorry.) Maybe that's why all kinds of funny things happened ...
Item Number: 3581
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Sixth-Grade Sleepover
by Eve Bunting, 151 pages. His name is Pebbles, and he's our mascot.

Everyone in the sixth-grade reading club will be going to the sleepover in the cafeteria--everyone except Janey. And that's because she has a horribly emba...
Item Number: 3582
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Snowboard Champ
by Matt Christopher, with Paul Mantell, 139 pages. When Matt Harper steps off the plane, he knows his life is about to change. For one thing, he'll be living with his uncle for a year while his mother works for the government in a mysterious job overs...
Item Number: 3583
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Soup for President
by Robert Newton Peck, 111 pages. Everyone in Miss Kelly's class is excited about the upcoming election for school president. The good news is that Rob's best friend, Soup, is the boys' candidate, and the bad news is that the girls' c...
Item Number: 3584
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Spider Boy
by Ralph Fletcher, 151 pages. After moving to another state, seventh grader Bobby deals with the change by telling people at school made-up stories - and then retreating into his world of pet spiders and books about spiders. Creat...
Item Number: 3585
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Strays Like Us
by Richard Peck, 199 pages. Her new town is a mystery to Molly even before she knows how many secrets it keeps. After a lifetime of following her mother through one faceless city after another, Molly finds herself dumped on her ...
Item Number: 3586
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Surviving the Applewhites
by Stephanie S. Tolan, 229 pages. Jake Semple is a scary kid. Word has it that he burned down his old school - and then was kicked out of every other school in his home state. Only weeks into September, the middle school in Traybridge...
Item Number: 3587
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Starshine and Sunglow
by Betty Levin, 95 pages. "For as long as Ben, Kate, and Foster can remember, the Flints, on the farm down the road, have grown sweet corn for the whole neighborhood, including the various critters who raid the fields. When th...
Item Number: 3588
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Stranger in Dadland
by Amy Goldman Koss, 223 pages. California, AKA Dadland doesn't exactly feel like home to John, who lives with his mom and sister in Kansas. But every summer John flies to L.a. to see his father, and every summer he hopes for a visi...
Item Number: 3589
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Tarantula Shoes
by Tom Birdseye, 135 pages. "Ryan O'Keefe knows it's bad when you're the shortest kid in your class. To make matters worse, his parents moved the family from Arizona to Kentucky. Could things become worse?

Of course! He'll be...
Item Number: 3590
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Tending to Grace
by Kimberly Newton Fusco, 143 pages. Lenore is Cornelia's mother - and Cornelia's fix-up project. What does it matter that Cornelia won't talk to anyone, and is always stuck in the easiest English class at school, even though she's read ...
Item Number: 3591
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The Best School Year Ever
by Barbara Robinson, 111 pages. A dangerous, shifty, fearless, cigar-smoking family of thieves and fight-instigators, the six horrible Herdmans are distributed one per grade at Woodrow Wilson Elementary School, and it is unclear whe...
Item Number: 3592
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The Best Halloween Ever
by Barbara Robinson, 81 pages. The Herdmans plus Halloween have always spelled disaster. Every year these six kids--the worst in the history of Woodrow Wilson School, and possibly even the world--wreak havoc on the whole town. They...
Item Number: 3593
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The Cat Ate My Gymsuit
by Paula Danziger, 135 pages. When the unconventional English teacher who helped her conquer many of her feelings of insecurity is fired, thirteen-year-old Marcy Lewis uses her new found courage to campaign for the teacher's reins...
Item Number: 3594
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The Crossover
by Kwame Alexander, 175 pages. (2015 Newberry Award Winner)

"With a bolt of lightning on my kicks ...
The court is SIZZLING.
My sweat is DRIZZLING.
Stop all that quivering.
Cuz tonight I'm delivering,"

announc...
Item Number: 2539
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The Great Brain
by John D. Fitzgerald, 233 pages. The best con man in the Midwest is only ten years old. Tom, AKA the Great Brain, is a silver-tongued genius with a knack for turning a profit. When the Jenkins boys get lost in Skeleton Cave, the Grea...
Item Number: 3595
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The Great Gilly Hopkins
by Katherine Paterson, 205 pages. (A Newbery Honor Book)

At eleven, Gilly is nobody's real kid. If only she could find her beautiful mother, Courtney, and live with her instead of in the ugly foster home where she has just been pla...
Item Number: 2548
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The Kid Coach
Series: All-Star Sport-Story Series #3
by Fred Bowen, 95 pages. "What is the team going to do? The coach, Mr. Skelly, just doesn't seem to make time for the team. Scott and his teammates come up with an idea. Scott will request that he be assigned as the player/co...
Item Number: 3596
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Playoff Dreams
Series: All-Star Sport-Story Series #4
by Fred Bowen, 87 pages. Brendan, one of the best players in the league, can't make his team win - no matter how hard he tries. But after meeting Ernie Banks, the legendary Cubs player and Hall-of-Fame member, Brendan realize...
Item Number: 3597
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The Kid in the Red Jacket
by Barbara Park, 103 pages. When ten-year-old Howard has to move with his family to a distant state, he is forced to live on a street named Chester Pewe, adjust to a new school, and get used to being shadowed by the little girl ...
Item Number: 3598
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The Mailbox
by Audrey Shafer, 263 pages. Vernon Culligan has been dead to the town of Drayford, Virginia, so long that when the crusty Vietnam veteran actually dies, only one person notices. Twelve-year-old Gabe grew up in the foster care sy...
Item Number: 3599
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The Million Dollar Kick
by Dan Gutman, 191 pages. Gooooooal!

Whisper Nelson's mental videotape remembers everything--including scoring a point for the opposing team in her last soccer match four years ago (yikes!). So when she wins a chance to kic...
Item Number: 3600
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The Penderwicks
by Jeanne Birdsall, 319 pages. A Summer Tale of Four Sisters, Two Rabbits, and a Very Interesting Boy. National Book Award Winner.

Meet the Penderwicks, four different sisters with one special bond. There's responsible, practica...
Item Number: 3601
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The Pizza Puzzle
by Susan Beth Pfeffer, 143 pages. Sometimes whispering is worse than shouting. At least it is for seventh-grader Taryn Powell. She knows her parents are fighting. But what can she do to stop them? At school she finds herself wondering...
Item Number: 3602
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The Railway Children
by E. Nesbit, 303 pages. England. When the father of a happy family in a comfortable London home is mysteriously called away on business, the mother and three children move to a small country cottage near a train station, whe...
Item Number: 3603
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The Sandy Bottom Orchestra
by Garrison Keillor and Jenny Lind Nilsson, 415 pages. Fourteen-year-old Rachel Green has always known her parents were a little ... eccentric. The Greens are the only people in town without a television, though they do have a piano in the dining room. He...
Item Number: 3604
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The Schernoff Discoveries
by Gary Paulsen, 97 pages. Harold Schernoff, fourteen-year-old science whiz and social outcast, has a theory to solve every problem, from dating, to dealing with bullies, to making money, to playing sports, to buying a car when...
Item Number: 3605
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The School Story
by Andrew Clements, 183 pages. Twelve-year-old Natalie Nelson has written a powerful school story. It's a short novel called "The Cheater," and her best friend Zoe is certain it should be published. All Natalie has to do is give th...
Item Number: 3606
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The Thing About Jellyfish
by Ali Benjamin, 263 pages. After her best friend dies in a drowning accident, Suzy is convinced that the true cause of the tragedy was a rare jellyfish sting. Retreating into a silent world of imagination, she crafts a plan to ...
Item Number: 2561
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The Tinker's Daughter
by Sheila Hayes, 263 pages. Holly Gerard wishes with all her heart that she had a normal mother. But the number she drew --in that big family lottery in the sky--is Paisley Gerard, a fugitive from the 60's, who would like nothin...
Item Number: 3607
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The Turnabout Shop
by Colby Rodowsky, 151 pages. Ann Olivia Lyons has only one relative, her mother. When her mother dies, Livvy finds herself transported from New York City to Baltimore, to live with her mother's old college friend--a woman Livvy h...
Item Number: 3608
$23.95 in Grade 2 Braille
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The Up and Down Spring
by Johanna Hurwitz, 79 pages. While vacationing at Bolivia's house in Ithaca, New York, eleven-year-old Rory tries to hide his fear of flying after Bolivia suggests a trip in her uncle's airplane.

For ages 8 to 11.

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Item Number: 3609
$11.95 in Grade 2 Braille
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The View from Saturday
by E. L. Konigsburg, 221 pages. (Newbery Medal Winner.)

How had Mrs. Olinski chosen her sixth-grade Academic Bowl team? She had a number of answers. But were any of them true? How had she really chosen Noah and Nadia and Ethan an...
Item Number: 2582
$34.95 in Grade 2 Braille
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The Wimp of the World
by Alison Cragin Herzig and Jane Lawrence Mali, 71 pages. "Ten-year-old Bridget wants to fit in with her three older brothers, and the boys are perfectly willing to help her out. It's easy for them to lay down the law: no flowered shorts, plenty of push-ups,...
Item Number: 3610
$10.95 in Grade 2 Braille
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There's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom
by Louis Sachar, 225 pages. Winner of seventeen Children's Choice Awards nationwide, here is Louis Sachar's most beloved novel. "Fifth grader Bradley Chalkers is bright, imaginative, antisocial and friendless. Unlike the kids at...
Item Number: 3611
$35.95 in Grade 2 Braille
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Trading Places with Tank Talbott
by Dori Hillestad Butler Who's Who?, 151 pages. All Jason Pfeiffer wants to do is finish his horror movie script. Lately, though, his whole life is full of horrors! He has to take swimming lessons, put his face in the water, and deal with Tank Talb...
Item Number: 3612
$23.95 in Grade 2 Braille
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Veronica the Show-off
by Nancy K. Robinson, 127 pages. The girls at Veronica's new school think she is showing off to get attention, but Veronica just wants to make friends.

For ages 8 to 11.

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Item Number: 3613
$19.95 in Grade 2 Braille
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When the Boys Ran the House
by Joan Carris, 151 pages. As if he doesn't have enough to handle with Mom sick in bed and Dad away on business, thirteen-year-old Jut's real problem is how to make the school basketball team. Now there's not much time at home ...
Item Number: 3614
$23.95 in Grade 2 Braille
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Wonder
by R. J. Palacio, 399 pages. "I won't describe what I look like. Whatever you're thinking, it's probably worse."

August Pullman was born with a facial deformity that, up until now, has prevented him from going to a mainstream ...
Item Number: 2523
$62.95 in Grade 2 Braille
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Word Nerd
by Susin Nielsen, 263 pages. "Twelve-year-old Ambrose Bukowski and his widowed, overprotective mother, an adjunct professor, move frequently. When he almost dies after he bites into a peanut that bullies put in his sandwich, just...
Item Number: 3615
$41.95 in Grade 2 Braille
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