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THE CASTLE IN THE ATTIC THE CASTLE IN THE ATTIC
by Elizabeth Winthrop
Trade Binding | size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 | US $17.95 | ISBN: 9780823405794

Themes: Fantasy, Adventure
Recommendations: A, BL, C, CE, CS, E, H, R*, SLJ, TE, WC
Grade: FOURTH | Age: 9 to 12 | Season: FALL
Pub date: 1985-09-01 | Pages: 192


The Cat with the Yellow Star The Cat with the Yellow Star
Coming of Age in Terezin
by Susan Goldman Rubin and Ela Weissberger
Paperback | size: 10 x 10 | US $8.99 | ISBN: 9780823421541

Themes: World War II, Holocaust, Judaica, Biography, Courage & Honor, Survival
Recommendations: K, SLJ*
Grade: FIFTH | Age: 8 to 12 | Season: SPRING
Pub date: 2015-01-15 | Pages: 40


Clayton Stone, At Your Service Clayton Stone, At Your Service
by Ena Jones
Trade Binding | size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 | US $16.95 | ISBN: 9780823433896

Themes: Adventure, Courage & Honor, Family & Relationships
Recommendations: A, K
CCSS: RL.6.1-6, 9, 10
L.6.3, 4, 4a, 5, 5b, 5c, 6
SL.6.1, 1a, 1b, 1c, 1d, 6
W.6.3, 3a, 3b, 3c, 3d, 3e, 5, 9, 9a, 10
Grade: FIFTH | Age: 8 to 12 | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2015-07-30 | Pages: 192


Genevieve's War Genevieve's War
by Patricia Reilly Giff
Becca Stadlander, Illustrator
Trade Binding | size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 | US $16.95 | ISBN: 9780823438006

Themes: Historical Fiction, World War II, Making Choices, Courage & Honor
Recommendations: A*, C, H, K, PW
CCSS: SL.5.1,1c,1d,2,3,4,5,5
RF.5.3,3a,4,4a,4c
L.5.3,3b,4,4a,4c,5,5a,5c,6
RL.5.1,2,3,4,5,6,9,10
W.5.1,2,3,4,7,8,9,9a,10

Grade: SIXTH | Age: 8 to 12 | Season: SPRING
Pub date: 2017-03-31 | Pages: 192


The Girls of Gettysburg The Girls of Gettysburg
by Bobbi Miller
Trade Binding | size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 | US $16.95 | ISBN: 9780823431632

Themes: Civil War , Girl Interest, African American Interest, Courage & Honor
Recommendations: A, K, LMC, SLJ
CCSS: RL. 6.1-6, 9-10
L. 6.3, 4, 4a-d, 5, 5a-c, 6
SL. 6.1, 1a-d, 3-6
W. 6.2, 2a-f, 7-9a
Grade: FIFTH | Age: 8 to 12 | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2014-08-01 | Pages: 160


Parched Parched
by Georgia Clark
Allen Garns, Illustrator
Trade Binding | size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 | US $17.95 | ISBN: 9780823429493

Themes: Courage & Honor, Loyalty, Making Choices, Survival, Poverty
Recommendations: A, C, K, LMC*, SLJ
CCSS: 7-8: RL. 2-3, W. 3-4
Grade: NINTH | Age: 12 up | Season: SPRING
Pub date: 2014-03-01 | Pages: 320


Reach for the Moon, Little Lion Reach for the Moon, Little Lion
by Hildegard Müller
Hildegard Müller, Illustrator
Reinforced | size: 11 x 7 7/8 | US $16.95 | ISBN: 9780823437771

Themes: Acceptance & Belonging, Animals/Fiction, Bullies, Courage & Honor, Self-Esteem
Recommendations: K, SLJ
CCSS: W.1.1,3,5,7,8
SL.1.1,1b,1c,2,3,4,5,6
RF.1.1,2,3,3f,4,4a,4b,4c
L.1.5c,5d,6
L.1.1,1f,1j,2,4,4a,4c,5,5a,5b
RL.1.1,2,3,4,5,6,7,9
Grade: PRESCHOOL | Age: 3 to 6 | Season: SPRING
Pub date: 2017-01-31 | Pages: 32


Revenge of the Star Survivors Revenge of the Star Survivors
by Michael Merschel
Reinforced | size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 | US $17.95 | ISBN: 9780823436675

Themes: Acceptance & Belonging, Bullies, Science Fiction, Humor, Friendship, Courage & Honor
Recommendations: A, C, K, SLJ
CCSS: RL.6.1,2,3,4,5,6,9,10
L.6.3,3a,3b,4,4a,5,5a,5b,5c,6
SL.6.1,1c,1d,3,4,5,6
W.6.3,4,6,7,8,9,9a,10

Grade: SIXTH | Age: 10 to 14 | Season: SPRING
Pub date: 2017-03-31 | Pages: 320


Viva, Rose! Viva, Rose!
by Susan Krawitz
Trade Binding | size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 | US $16.95 | ISBN: 9780823437566

Themes: Adventure, Courage & Honor, Family & Relationships, Girl Interest, Historical Fiction, Spanish Language
Recommendations: A, H, K, PW, SLJ
CCSS: RL.5.1,2,3,4,5,6,9,10
L.5.3,3b,4,4a,4c,5,5a,5c,6
RF.5.3,3a,4,4a,4c
SL.5.1,1c,1d,2,3,4,5,6
W.5.1,2,3,4,6,7,8,9,9a,10

Grade: SEVENTH | Age: 10 up | Season: SPRING
Pub date: 2017-03-31 | Pages: 220


WASHINGTON AT VALLEY FORGE WASHINGTON AT VALLEY FORGE
by Russell Freedman
Trade Binding | size: 10 1/2 x 9 | US $24.95 | ISBN: 9780823420698

Themes: Colonial America , Courage & Honor , Independence Day , American - General, President's Day , Perserverance
Recommendations: A*, C, H, K*, SLJ*, V
Grade: FIFTH | Age: 10 up | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2008-10-15 | Pages: 80