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Say What You Will

by Cammie McGovern

“A unique and unforgettable love.” —Teen Vogue

John Green's The Fault in Our Stars meets Rainbow Rowell's Eleanor & Park in this beautifully written, incredibly honest, and emotionally poignant novel.

Cammie...


A Trick of the Light

by Lois Metzger

Telling a story of a rarely recognized segment of eating disorder sufferers—young men—A Trick of the Light by Lois Metzger is a book for fans of the complex characters and emotional truths in Laurie Halse...


The Day Grandpa Bunny Forgot Ben's Name

by Isla Wynter

Grandpa Bunny is behaving strangely.

He forgets where he put the carrots.

He sits in a flower pot and doesn’t know why.

And one day, he even forgets Ben’s name.

What is going on with Grandpa Bunny?

The doctor...


The Great Googlini

by Sara Cassidy & Charlene Chua

Filip, the ten-year-old son of Croatian immigrants, lives in a boring suburb of the big city, where he passes his time either at school or in his cozy kitchen, googling everything from dinosaurs to the Hubble...


The Great Googlini

by Sara Cassidy & Charlene Chua

Filip, the ten-year-old son of Croatian immigrants, lives in a boring suburb of the big city, where he passes his time either at school or in his cozy kitchen, googling everything from dinosaurs to the Hubble...


Kasey & Ivy

by Alison Hughes

Through twenty-six letters to her friend Nina, twelve-year-old Kasey chronicles the often humorous observations and impressions of her unexpected, month-long stay in a geriatric ward for the treatment of a rare...


Wheels for Walking

by Sandra Richmond

Sally and Brian are in love. But at the end of a wonderful ski weekend together, a car accident leaves Sally fully paralyzed for life.

This powerful, honest book tells of Sally's struggle immediately following...


No Ordinary Day

by Deborah Ellis

Shortlisted for the SYRCA 2013 Diamond Willow Award, selected as an American Library Association 2012 Notable Children's Book, a Booklist Editors’ Choice, nominated for the OLA Golden Oak Tree Award, and a...


Roller Boy

by Marcia Strykowski

Mateo always assumed he’d make the baseball team with his buddy Jason, but when only Jason makes the team, his mood sinks low. So low, he knows he has to do something about it. But what? What can he be good...


Alexei’S Blue Marble

by Michael R. Robinson

Alexeis Blue Marble is set aboard a cruise ship embarking on a five-day journey to the Bahamas. Twelve-year-old Alexandre Kristian, originally from France, tells this story of his life and his crazy cruise,...


Being the Best You!

by Fayth Thomas

In a book that tackles a complex issue that faces children today, Fayth Thomas deliberates diabetes in a way that children can understand. Years ago, it was rare to hear about a child with type 2 diabetes. Now,...


Polly the Trolley

by L. J. Cook

When Mummy comes home from the hospital, needing to use a walker, nothing is the same. And all blame for Mummy being sick is placed on the walker, Polly the trolley.


Diabetic Daisy Starts School

by Sarah Louise

Diabetic Daisy is a fictional character created for children with type-1 diabetes. Daisy proves to people that even though she has diabetes, she can still do the things that other people do. With a little help...


Mom Had a Stroke

by Delanie L. Stephenson

Katie, a six-year-old girl, loved her life. She had everything she needed: a house in the country with pets, a devoted family, and a fun-loving mom who would do anything for her. Katie had no worries.

But, unexpectedly...


Kasey & Ivy

by Alison Hughes

Through twenty-six letters to her friend Nina, twelve-year-old Kasey chronicles the often humorous observations and impressions of her unexpected, month-long stay in a geriatric ward for the treatment of a rare...


I got a pink cast

by Olukemi Akinrinola

Children love to play in playgrounds. Monkey bars, swings, see-saws and other playground attractions give them a sense of freedom and excitement as they push themselves to the limits of their young bodies.

But...


Grandma and Me: A Kids Guide for Alzheimer's and Dementia

by Beatrice Tauber Prior, Psy.D. & Mary Ann Drummond, Rn

Grandma and Me addresses the difficult topic of dementia in an informative, yet age-appropriate way for young children and helps them maintain relationships with loved ones who may be suffering from the disease....


Sarey by Lantern Light

by Susan Beckhorn

This is a moving story with likeable and vividly drawn characters, simple but important values, and an insightful portrayal of the world seen through the eyes of a child with dyslexia.


Summary & Study Guide - Fat for Fuel

by Lee Tang

Combat Cancer

Increase Your Energy

Boost Your Brainpower

Lose Weight and Keep It off

The must-read summary of “Fat for Fuel: A Revolutionary Diet to Combat Cancer, Boost Brain Power, and Increase Your Energy”...


The Deadliest Diseases in History - Biology for Kids | Children's Biology Books

by Baby Professor

Did you know that some of the common diseases today were once very deadly because of the lack of proper knowledge against them? Take a step back in time and review some of the deadliest diseases in history....