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The Spelling Bee Before Recess
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As the annual school spelling bee nears its finish, two students compete with equal success until the principal breaks the tie with an unusual word.
The Spelling Bee Before Recess
by   Details
As the annual school spelling bee nears its finish, two students compete with equal success until the principal breaks the tie with an unusual word.
A Splash of Red: The Life and Art of Horace Pippin
by Jen Bryant Details
Presents an illustrated introduction to the life and work of artist Horace Pippin, describing his childhood love for drawing and the World War I injury that challenged his career.
The Day the Crayons Quit
by Drew Daywalt Details
When Duncan arrives at school one morning, he finds a stack of letters, one from each of his crayons, complaining about how he uses them.
Picture Day Perfection
by Deborah Diesen Details
After planning for months to have the perfect school picture taken, a boy's moment of weakness ruins everything.
The Matchbox Diary
by Paul Fleischman Details
Follow a girl's perusal of her great-grandfather's collection of matchboxes and small curios that document his poignant immigration journey from Italy to a new country.
Wilfred
by Ryan T Higgins Details
When Wilfred, a big, hairy, and lonesome giant, enters a town full of tiny bald people, he finds only one friend but that proves to be enough when the other townspeople trick him out of his warm hair.
Trouper
by Meg Kearney Details
Trooper, a three-legged dog, remembers his life as a stray, before he was adopted.
The Invisible Boy
by Trudy Ludwig Details
Brian has always felt invisible at school, but when a new student, Justin, arrives, everything changes.
The Spelling Bee Before Recess
by Deborah L. Rose Details
As the annual school spelling bee nears its finish, two students compete with equal success until the principal breaks the tie with an unusual word.
Memoirs of a Hamster
by Devin Scillian Details
A pet hamster is enticed by the family cat to venture outside his well-equipped cage to the sunroom only to very quickly discover life outside his cage is not the best for him.
As Fast As Words Could Fly
by Pamela M. Tuck Details
A thirteen-year-old African American boy in 1960s Greenville, North Carolina, uses his typing skills to make a statement as part of the Civil Rights movement. Based on true events.
Updated 06/18/2015

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