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The Power of One

by Bryce Courtenay

In 1939, hatred took root in South Africa, where the seeds of apartheid were newly sown. There a boy called Peekay was born. He spoke the wrong language–English. He was nursed by a woman of the wrong color–black....


The Elf Legacy - Book Five of The Magi Charter

by Jordan David

Time marches on... Santas and Elves come and go at the North Pole complex. For some the reasons they choose to leave are personal, for others it's a dismissal. Santa's annual Mission must never fail despite...


A Time to Be Brave

by Joan Betty Stuchner & Cynthia Nugent

Previously published as Honey Cake. An approachable introduction to World War II for ages 7–10.

 

David Nathan’s home in Copenhagen has always been filled with laughter, family, and his father’s famous...


Gaudenzia, Pride of the Palio

by Marguerite Henry & Lynd Ward

An idealistic young man trains a workhorse to race in this classic horse story from Newbery Award–winning author Marguerite Henry, now available in a collectible hardcover gift edition.

Each year since medieval...


Benjamin West and His Cat Grimalkin

by Marguerite Henry & Wesley Dennis

Newbery Award–winning author Marguerite Henry’s beloved novel about a boy who would do anything to paint is now available in a refreshed paperback edition.

Benjamin West was born with an extraordinary gift—the...


Storm

by Donna Jo Napoli

A sixteen-year-old stowaway discovers her destiny on Noah’s ark in this riveting reimagining from award-winning author and “master storyteller” (SLJ) Donna Jo Napoli.

The rain starts suddenly, hard and...


Secret in St. Something

by Barbara Brooks Wallace & Richard Williams

One flight up the narrow, steep stairs, Robin finds himself swallowed up by the darkness, terrified and hating the thought of the misery and fear his knock will bring to the wretched families who huddle behind...


Semiprecious

by D. Anne Love

It's the middle of summer in Mirabeau, Texas, but already Garnet Hubbard looks forward to fall -- to entering seventh grade and becoming a teenager at last. With Opal, her beautiful and popular fourteen-year-old...


Around the World in 100 Days

by Gary Blackwood

Picking up where Jules Verne's Around the World in Eighty Days left off, Phileas Fogg's teenage son, Harry, is in trouble. He has made a bet that he can drive a steam-powered motor-car around the world in 100...


Star in the Storm

by Joan Hiatt Harlow

All non-sheepherding dogs have been outlawed from the rocky coastal village where Maggie lives. Unwilling to give up her beloved Newfoundland, Sirius, Maggie defies the law and hides Sirius away.

But when a steamer...


War Games

by Akila Couloumbis & Audrey Couloumbis

Based on a true story of World War II.

For 12-year-old Petros, World War II feels unreal and far away. What’s real is working in his papa’s garden. Playing marbles with his friends. Fighting with his older...


PaperQuake: A Puzzle

by Kathryn Reiss

Violet's paralyzing fear of the San Francisco earthquakes changes when her family renovates an old building. An aftershock dislodges a letter addressed in 1906 to Baby V—and Violet is certain the disturbing...


The Rainbow Necklace: An Australian Girl story

by Jacqueline Larsen

When five girls are brought together by circumstance in the middle of the dry, hot, dusty outback, the last thing they expect is the start of a lifetime of adventures.In just a few hours, the day becomes one...


The King of Mulberry Street

by Donna Jo Napoli

In 1892, nine-year-old Dom’s mother puts him on a ship leaving Italy, bound for America. He is a stowaway, traveling alone and with nothing of value except for a new pair of shoes from his mother. In the turbulent...


Clockwork Prince

by Cassandra Clare

True love is shrouded in secrets and lies in the enchanting second book in the #1 New York Times bestselling Infernal Devices Trilogy, prequel to the internationally bestselling Mortal Instruments series.

In...


Clockwork Angel

by Cassandra Clare

Magic is dangerous—but love is more dangerous still. Discover the riveting first book in the #1 New York Times bestselling Infernal Devices Trilogy, prequel to the internationally bestselling Mortal Instruments...


The Minister's Daughter

by Julie Hearn

"Powers of the air, be here now. So mote it be."

Conceived on May Morning, Nell is claimed by the piskies and faeries as a merrybegot, one of their own. She is a wild child: herb gatherer and healer, spell-weaver...


Currents

by Jane Petrlik Smolik

This middle-grade historical novel follows three young girls living very different lives who are connected by one bottle that makes two journeys across the ocean.

It's 1854 and eleven-year-old Bones is a slave...


One for Sorrow

by Philip Caveney

When Tom Afflick heads back to Edinburgh to stay with his mother and her partner, Hamish, he begins to think that he has finally come to terms with the breakup of his parent's marriage - but a sudden accident...


Crow Boy

by Philip Caveney

Set in Mary King's Close, an exciting historical adventure featuring a young boy - Tom Afflick who finds himself transported from Edinburgh in 2012 and apprenticed to a plague doctor in Edinburgh in 1645. Young...