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- West to a land of plenty : The diary of Teresa Angelino Viscardi
While traveling in 1883 with her Italian-American family (including a meddlesome little sister) and other immigrant pioneers to a utopian community in Idaho, fourteen-year-old Teresa keeps a diary of her experiences along the way.
- Standing in the light : the captive diary of Catherine Carey Logan
A Quaker girl's diary reflects her experiences growing up in the Delaware River Valley of Pennsylvania and her capture by Lenape Indians in 1763.
- A journey to the New World : the diary of Remember Patience Whipple
Twelve-year-old Mem presents a diary account of the trip she and her family made on the Mayflower in 1620 and their first year in the New World.
- Eva and the new owl : Owl diaries
Eva wants to be friends with Hailey, the new owl in her class, but when Hailey seems to prefer Lucy's company, Eva starts to feel left out, and even a little jealous of her best friend.
- Charge of the lightning bugs : The Notebook of Doom
It is the first day of the brand-new Stermont Elementary School, but everything electrical seems to be going haywire, and it looks like strange green lightning bugs are draining off the power--but when they see green lightning in a clear blue sky Alexander and his friends know there must be a monster involved.
- Song of the poison dragon : Dragon Masters
Petra, the newest dragon master, is scared to death of the Hydra dragon she is supposed to bond with--but when the Hydra accidentally poisons the King, and then her fellow dragon master, Drake, she must find a way to connect with her dragon, because only the Hydra's song can cure them.
- Blue's Road Trip through Indiana
- Fight for life
With the help of her veterinarian grandmother and the other volunteers at the Wild at Heart Animal Clinic, eleven-year-old Maggie rescues sick puppies from an illegal puppy mill.
- The bombing of Pearl Harbor, 1941
Eleven-year-old Danny Crane witnesses the bombing of Pearl Harbor and must find his way home in the midst of the terror, smoke, and chaos of the attack.
- Hurricane Katrina, 2005
Barry's family prepares to evacuate before Hurricane Katrina hits, but when his little sister gets very sick, they are forced to stay home and face the floodwater that sweeps Barry away.
- A tail of two kitties
When Stick Cat hears terrible noises and a violent crash, he must navigate his way across the alley to rescue a man trapped in a building.
- Big Bad Detective Agency
When the houses of the three pigs are ransacked, Wolf and the fourth pig form the Bid Bad Detective Agency to find the real culprit.
- Show me the bunny!
When Patrick scares away the Easter Bunny by mistake, SpongeBob decides to put on a bunny suit and hide eggs, and Patrick finds the biggest egg either one has ever seen.
- Scaredy squirrel has a birthday party
Scaredy Squirrel is planning his own birthday party for one, but despite his detailed plans, things get out of control when the party animals arrive.
- Stick Dog wants a hot dog
Stick Dog and his friends must execute a master plan for stealing hot dogs.
- Stick dog
Stick Dog and his four friends, Stripes, Mutt, Poo-Poo and Karen, will do anything to steal some sweet-smelling hamburgers from a family at Picasso Park, in chapter-book format.
- Let's go for a drive!
Elephant Gerald and Piggie want to go for a drive, but as Gerald thinks of one thing after another that they will have to take along, they come to realize that they lack the most important thing of all.
- Scaredy Squirrel makes a friend
Scaredy Squirrel chooses not to have any friends because he thinks they bite, until he discovers the true meaning of friendship.
The author relates, in graphic form, her experiences after she injured her two front teeth and had to have surgeries and wear embarrassing braces and headgear, all while also dealing with the trials and tribulations of middle school.
- Diary of a wimpy kid : the ugly truth
While trying to find a new best friend after feuding with Rowley, middle-school slacker Greg Heffley is warned by older family members that adolescence is a time to act more responsibly and to think seriously about his future.