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The Music of Dolphins

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ISBN: 9780590897983
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - February 1st, 1998

The beautiful imagery created in this story of a young girl raised by dolphins will have you wishing you were also raised by dolphins. A teenager when she is discovered, Mila has been raised by dolphins since the age of four. Being indoctrinated into contemporary society is no easy task and has Mila longing for her ocean home. Beautifully written; Karen Hesse is a true master of her craft. ~ Reviewed by Jessica Wood


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ISBN: 9780618070329
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - May 22nd, 2000

You will get a concise history of Rome while learning about the amazing lives of the Gladiators and their history. Perfectly illustrated in black and white drawings.

Blue Coyote

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ISBN: 9780595331895
Availability: Special Order
Published: iUniverse - October 6th, 2004

Companion novel to Twelve Days in August, this book tackles the issues of adolescent friendship, family, relationships, and sexual identity through the central character, 16-year-old Alex. Surfing is a sport portrayed here as a way for Alkex to focus his strength, skill, and sense of purpose. Extremely empathetic, both stories are highly recommended for young adults on up.

The Bear That Heard Crying

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ISBN: 9780140558548
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Published: Puffin Books - March 1st, 1997

This is a true story based on the author's great-great-great-great-great aunt Sarah Whitcher. In June 1783 Sarah wandered into the woods and a few days later she safely returned home. When questioned on how the three-year old survived the New Hampshire wilderness, Sarah answered that the big black dog kept her safe. Her parents never told her it was a bear. A funny and thrilling adventure of one little girl's amazing adventure. ~ Reviewed by Jeanette

Running Out of Time

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ISBN: 9780689812361
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - February 1st, 1997

Before there was "The Truman Show" there was Clifton, a fabricated historical village. Escape becomes essential when old diseases threaten the lives of all in this experiment gone awry.

Waiting for Anya

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ISBN: 9780140384314
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Published: Puffin Books - January 1st, 1997

In one of the most touching stories of WWII, residents in a remote town on the border of France and Spain help Jewish children and families across and into safety. It will move you.


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