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After the Ashes After the Ashes
by Sara K Joiner
Trade Binding | size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 | US $17.95 | ISBN: 9780823434411

Themes: Family & Relationships, 19th Century, Friendship, Survival
Recommendations: K
CCSS: W.7.4, 6-9, 9a, 10
RL.7.1-6, 9, 10
L.7.3, 4, 4a, 5, 5a, 5b, 5c, 6
SL.7.1, 1a, 1b, 1c, 1d, 4-6
Grade: SIXTH | Age: 10 up | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2015-08-30 | Pages: 288


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


Desert Dark Desert Dark
by Sonja Stone
Trade Binding | size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 | US $17.95 | ISBN: 9780823435623

Themes: Mystery & Suspense, Adventure, Survival, Love & Romance, Coming of Age, Good vs. Evil
Recommendations: A, K, PW
CCSS: L.9-10.1, 3, 4, 4a, 5, 5a, 5b, 6
SL.9-10.1, 1c, 1d, 6
W.9-10.4, 6, 7, 9, 10
RL.9-10.1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 10
Grade: EIGHTH | Age: 12 up | Season: SPRING
Pub date: 2016-01-31 | Pages: 336


Desert Dark Desert Dark
by Sonja Stone
Paperback | size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 | US $7.99 | ISBN: 9780823437665

Themes: Mystery & Suspense, Adventure, Survival, Love & Romance, Coming of Age, Good vs. Evil
Recommendations: A, K, PW
CCSS: L.9-10.1, 3, 4, 4a, 5, 5a, 5b, 6 SL.9-10.1, 1c, 1d, 6 W.9-10.4, 6, 7, 9, 10 RL.9-10.1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 10
Grade: EIGHTH | Age: 12 up | Season: SPRING
Pub date: 2017-01-31 | Pages: 336


A DOG ON HIS OWN A DOG ON HIS OWN
by Mary Jane Auch
Trade Binding | size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 | US $16.95 | ISBN: 9780823420889

Themes: Animals/Fiction, Friendship, Survival
Recommendations: A, C, K, SLJ
Grade: FOURTH | Age: 8 to 12 | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2008-10-15 | Pages: 160


THE GRAND MOSQUE OF PARIS THE GRAND MOSQUE OF PARIS
A Story of How Muslims Rescued Jews During the Holocaust
by Karen Gray Ruelle and Deborah Durland DeSaix
Karen Gray Ruelle and Deborah Durland DeS, Illustrator
Reinforced | size: 11 x 9 1/2 | US $18.95 | ISBN: 9780823421596

Themes: Judaica, Holocaust, Racism & Prejudice, Survival, Hope, Middle East Interest
Recommendations: A, C, K, PW, SLJ
Grade: FOURTH | Age: 8 up | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2009-07-01 | Pages: 40


The Grand Mosque of Paris The Grand Mosque of Paris
A Story of How Muslims Rescued Jews During the Holocaust
by Karen Gray Ruelle and Deborah Durland DeSaix
Karen Gray Ruelle and Deborah Durland DeS, Illustrator
Paperback | size: 11 x 9 1/2 | US $8.95 | ISBN: 9780823423040

Themes: Judaica, Holocaust, Racism & Prejudice, Survival, Hope, Middle East Interest
Recommendations: A, C, K, PW, SLJ
Grade: FOURTH | Age: 8 up | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2010-07-01 | Pages: 40


Hidden Hidden
by Miriam Halahmy
Trade Binding | size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 | US $16.95 | ISBN: 9780823436941

Themes: Immigrant Experience, Friendship, Racism & Prejudice, Survival, Middle East Interest, Coming of Age
Recommendations: SLJ, A, C
CCSS: RL.11-12.1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 10
L.11-12.4, 4a, 4c, 4d, 5, 5a, 5b, 6
W.11-12.4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
SL.11-12.1, 1a, 1b, 1c, 1d, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Grade: EIGHTH | Age: 12 up | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2016-09-30 | Pages: 224


The Incredible Charlotte Sycamore The Incredible Charlotte Sycamore
by Kate Maddison
Trade Binding | size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 | US $17.95 | ISBN: 9780823427376

Themes: Steampunk, Friendship, Survival
Recommendations: A, C, K, PW, SLJ
CCSS: 6: RL.5
6-8: RL.3
Grade: SEVENTH | Age: 10 up | Season: SPRING
Pub date: 2013-03-15 | Pages: 336


Momentum Momentum
by Saci Lloyd
Trade Binding | size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 | US $16.95 | ISBN: 9780823424146

Themes: Human & Civil Rights, Government & Politics, Survival, Fairness, Justice & Equality, Determination, Contemporary Issues/Social Problems
Recommendations: A, C, H, K, LMC
Grade: SEVENTH | Age: 12 up | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2012-09-01 | Pages: 224


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


The Safest Lie The Safest Lie
by Angela Cerrito
Trade Binding | size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 | US $16.95 | ISBN: 9780823433100

Themes: Holocaust, Judaica, World War II, Survival, Family & Relationships
Recommendations: C, K, SLJ
CCSS: RL.7.1-4, 6, 9, 10
W.7.4, 6-9, 9a, 10
SL.7.1, 1a, 1b, 1c, 1d, 3-6
L.7.3, 4, 4a, 4c, 4d, 5, 5a, 5c, 6
Grade: FIFTH | Age: 8 to 12 | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2015-07-30 | Pages: 192


Seven Second Delay Seven Second Delay
by Tom Easton
Trade Binding | size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 | US $16.95 | ISBN: 9780823432097

Themes: Fairness, Justice & Equality, Survival, Government & Politics
Recommendations: A, K, PW, SLJ
CCSS: SL.9-10.1, 1a, 1c, 1d, 3, 4
W.9-10.4-6, 9, 10
RL.9-10.1-6, 10
L.9-10.3, 4, 4a, 5, 5a, 5b, 6
Grade: SEVENTH | Age: 12 up | Season: SPRING
Pub date: 2015-02-15 | Pages: 224


Storm Mountain Storm Mountain
by Tom Birdseye
Trade Binding | size: 5.5 x 8.25 | US $16.95 | ISBN: 9780823421305

Themes: Adventure, Family & Relationships, Death, Dying & Grief, Survival
Recommendations: A, K
Grade: SIXTH | Age: 8 to 12 | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2010-10-01 | Pages: 144


Stormstruck! Stormstruck!
by John Macfarlane
Trade Binding | size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 | US $16.95 | ISBN: 9780823433940

Themes: Family & Relationships, Growing Up, Contemporary Issues/Social Problems, Death, Dying & Grief, Survival
Recommendations: ★K
CCSS: RL.6.1-6, 9, 10
L.6.3, 4, 4a, 4c, 4d, 5, 5a, 5b, 5b, 6
SL.6.1, 1a, 1b, 1c, 1d, 3, 6
SL.6.1, 1a, 1b, 1c, 1d, 3, 6
W.6.1, 1a, 1b, 1c, 1d, 1e, 9, 9a, 10
Grade: FIFTH | Age: 8 to 12 | Season: FALL
Pub date: 2015-08-30 | Pages: 144


Thirteen Thirteen
by Tom Hoyle
Trade Binding | size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 | US $16.95 | ISBN: 9780823432943

Themes: Adventure, Survival, Fairness, Justice & Equality
Recommendations: C, PW, SLJ
CCSS: RL.11-12.1-6, 10
L.11-12.3, 4, 4a, 5, 5a, 5b, 6
W.11-12.2, 4-10
SL.11-12.1, 1a-d, 4-6
Grade: EIGHTH | Age: 12 up | Season: SPRING
Pub date: 2015-03-15 | Pages: 240