Storm Warriors

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ISBN: 9780440418795
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Published: Yearling - November 12th, 2002

Just out in paperback, "Storm Warriors" is based on the actual events of the Pea Island Life-Saving station on the Outer Banks of North Carolina in the 1890's. Nathan is sent to live with his father and grandfather after the death of his mother. While Nathan's life has always been filled with prejudice, he is determined to fight this injustice when he witnesses the prejudice against the all black crew of the island's life saving station. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette

Parallel Journeys

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ISBN: 9780689832369
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Published: Aladdin - March 2000

Many students will study the Holocaust. Some might even have relatives who survived or died in the concentration camps. But how many know the other side? Follow the lives of a young Jewish woman and her family and one boy who was a proud member of the Hitler Youth group. Told to Ayer, the alternating chapters show what was happening to both characters at about the same time in history. Told with passion and honesty, Ayer has created a story that you won't forget anytime too soon. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette


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ISBN: 9780152753245
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - November 30th, 1993

Two different worlds. Two different girls. Beautiful tale of how two girls are trapped by being the best and how one tries to escape. However, as easy as you can flip the book over and read the story in Spanish, you can flip the girls around. So who really is who? ~ Reviewed by Jeanette

The Tree of Bells

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ISBN: 9780395905104
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children - April 1999

Sequel to The Ornament Tree. Clare's family is changing the world in 1920's America. Even China! Clare hopes hanging another wishing bell will help her find what she wants and help her family and friends too. Great for ages 10 on to adult. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette

How Do Dinosaurs Say Good Night?

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By Mark Teague (Illustrator), Jane Yolen, Jane Yolen
ISBN: 9780590316811
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Published: Blue Sky Press - April 2000

A great bedtime story for your little dinosaur. Mark Teague's fun illustrations accent Yolen's silly (but all too true) antics of children before they go to bed. With a good moral lesson, your little dinosaur will want to be like the big dinosaur of this story. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette


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