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  1. page Bibliotherapy Titles edited ... Rotner, Shelley & Kelly, Sheila M. (2011). I'm adopted! New York: Holiday House. Insightf…
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    Rotner, Shelley & Kelly, Sheila M. (2011). I'm adopted! New York: Holiday House.
    Insightful photographs, matched with simple text, encourage children to reflect and ask questions about adoption. Gr. PreS-Gr. 1.
    Ageing
    This includes books about problems with ageing, including memory loss, etc.
    ERC PROF BK Call#
    Cummings, P. (2016). Newpaper hats. Watertown, MA: Charlesbridge.
    Georgie visits her grandfather in the nursing home where he is suffering from memory loss, and manages to reconnect with him when they make newspaper hats for everyone. Gr. PreS-Gr. 3.

    Anger
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    Bottner, B. (1992). Bootsie Barker bites. New York: Putnam & Grosset Group.
    Bootsie Barker only wants to play games in which she bites, until one day her friend comes up with a better game. Gr. PreS-3.
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    Bully Project, The: Educator's DVD and Toolkit. (n.d.) The Bully Project.
    This comprehensive kit includes a DVD, thumbdrive with printables, posters, handouts and information on how to present the kit for teens and for younger audiences. (DVD, posters and more). Gr. 3-up.

    ERC PROF BK PZ7.C2677 Bu 2001 Check availability
    Caseley, J. (2001). Bully. New York: Greenwillow/HarperCollins.
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Thursday, January 18

  1. page Banned & Challenged Books edited ... Baker, Keith. (1990). Who Is the beast? San Diego: Harcourt Brace/Trumpet Club. NOTE: The c19…
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    Baker, Keith. (1990). Who Is the beast? San Diego: Harcourt Brace/Trumpet Club.
    NOTE: The c1990b book is in Big Book format.
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    Bannerman, Helen. (1925). Little Black Sambo. Illustrated by Eulalie. New York: Platt & Munk.

    Available at Dunbar Library PZ7 .B5245 Fi c.2 Check Availability
    Bishop, Claire Huchet. (1938). The five Chinese brothers. Illustrated by Kurt Wiese. New York: Coward-McCann/Penguin Putnam.
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    Brannen, Sarah S. (2008). Uncle Bobby's wedding. New York: G.P. Putnam's.
    ERC Non-Circulating.
    Carle, Eric. (1992). Draw me a star. New York: Philomel.

    ERC PROF BK HQ53 .C64 1996 Check Availability
    Cole, Babette. (1993). Mommy laid an egg. San Francisco: Chronicle Books.
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  2. page Banned & Challenged Books edited ... Dahl, Roald. (1993). The Enormous Crocodile. New York: Puffin Books. ERC PROF BK PZ8 .D34 J36…
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    Dahl, Roald. (1993). The Enormous Crocodile. New York: Puffin Books.
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    Puffin Books.
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    Dahl, Roald. (1990). Matilda. New York: Puffin Books .
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    Hitzhugh, Louise. (2000). Harriet the Spy. New York: Delacorte Press.
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    PROF BK PZ7 .K6232 Dia 2007 Check Availability
    Kinney, Jeff. (various). Diary of a Wimpy Kid series.
    ERC PROF BK PZ7 .N24 1992 Check Availability
    Naylor, Phyllis. (1992). Shiloh. New York: Dell.
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    Park, Barbara. (various). Junie B. Jones series. Publishing information.
    ERC PROF BK PZ7 .P273 Br 1995 Check Availability
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  3. page Audiobooks edited ... Little Fish has all sorts of fishy friends in his underwater home, but loves one of them most …
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    Little Fish has all sorts of fishy friends in his underwater home, but loves one of them most of all. Read by Emilia Fox. (1 CD/DVD, book, poster with stickers). Gr. Pre-K.
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    Strega Nona. ??:Weston, CT: Weston Woods.
    When Strega Nona leaves him alone with her magic pasta pot, Big Anthony is determined to show the townspeople how it works. Read by Rex Robbins. (1 cassette/book). Gr. Pre-3
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    Five Level 1 Beginning Reading titles: And I Mean It Stanley , Fat Cat Sat on a Mat , Harry and the Lady Next Door , No More Monsters for Me , and Morris the Moose . (1 CD/book). Gr. Pre-2
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    Island Christmas. ??: Charlesberry Productions.Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Co.
    Read by Anne Marie Quammie-Alleyne. (1 cassette/book). Gr. Pre-3
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    London, Jonathan. (2002). Froggy goes to the doctor. Prince Frederick, MD: Recorded Books. Read by John McDonough. (1 CD/book). Gr. Pre-3
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    ( 2007). Brown Bear, Brown
    Children explore the colors found in various animals. Read by Gwyneth Paltrow. (1 CD/book). Gr. Pre-K
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Wednesday, January 17

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    Mackler, Carolyn. (2004). The Earth, My Butt, and Other Big Round Things. Prince Frederick, MD: Recorded Books.
    Feeling like she does not fit in with the other members of her family, who are all thin, brilliant, and good-looking, fifteen-year-old Virginia tries to deal with her self-image, her first physical relationship, and her disillusionment with some of the people closest to her. Read by Johanna Parker. 6 hours. Gr. 9-12.
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    Martin, Ann M. (2014). Rain reign. Grand Haven, MI: Brilliance Audio.
    Struggling with Asperger's, Rose shares a bond with her beloved dog, but when the dog goes missing during a storm, Rose is forced to confront the limits of her comfort levels, even if it means leaving her routines in order to search for her pet. Ready by Laura Hamilton. Approx. 4 hours. Gr. 5-8.
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    Myers, Walter Dean. (2000). Monster. Prince Frederick, MD: Recorded Books.
    While on trial as an accomplice to a murder, sixteen-year-old Steve Harmon records his experiences in prison and in the courtroom in the form of a film script as he tries to come to terms with the course his life has taken. Read by Peter Francis James. 4 hours. Gr. 7-up.
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    Nelson, Jandy. (2014). I'll give you the sun. Grand Haven, MI: Brilliance Audio.
    A story of first love and family loss follows the estrangement between daredevil Jude and her loner twin brother, Noah, as a result of a mysterious event that is brought to light by a beautiful, broken boy and a new mentor. Read by Julia Whelen & Jesse Bernstein. Approx. 12 hours. Gr. 8-12.
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    Reedy, Trent. (2011). Words in the Dust. Solon, OH: Playaway.
    Zulaikha, a thirteen-year-old girl in Afghanistan, faces a series of frightening but exhilirating changes in her life as she defies her father and secretly meets with an old woman who teaches her to read, her older sister gets married, and American troops offer her surgery to fix her disfiguring cleft lip. Read by Ariana Delawari. 8 1/2 hours. Gr. 5-8.
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    Rhodes, Jewell Parker. Sugar. Grand Haven, MI: Brilliance Audio.
    In 1870, Reconstruction brings big changes to the Louisiana sugar plantation where spunky ten-year-old Sugar has always lived, including her friendship with Billy, the son of her former master, and the arrival of workmen from China. Read by Bahni Turpin. Approx. 5 1/2 hours. Gr. 4-8.
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    Riordan, Rick. The Maze of Bones (The 39 Clues, Bk.1). New York: Scholastic Audio.
    Rick Riordan's mystery centers around the Cahills - the most powerful family the world has ever known. The source of its power is a mystery that can only be unraveled by assembling 39 clues that have been hidden around the world throughout history. Read by David Pittu. 5 1/4 hours. Gr. 4-8.
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    Ryan, Pam Munoz. (2015). Echo. New York: go reader Audiobooks.
    Lost in the Black Forest, Otto meets three mysterious sisters and finds himself entwined in a prophecy, a promise, and a harmonica--and decades later three children, Friedrich in Germany, Mike in Pennsylvania, and Ivy in California find themselves caught up in the same thread of destiny in the darkest days of the twentieth century, struggling to keep their families intact, and tied together by the music of the same harmonica. Read by Mark Bramhall, David de Vries, MacLeod Andrews & Rebecca Soler. Approx. 10 1/2 hours. Gr. 4-8.
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    Slayton, Fran Cannon. (2009). When the Whistle Blows. Grand Haven, MI: Brilliance Audio.
    Jimmy Cannon tells about his life in the 1940s as the son of a West Virginia railroad man, loving the trains and expecting one day to work on the railroad like his father and brothers. Read by Peter Berkrot. 4 hours. Gr. 5-8.
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    Timberlake, Amy. (2010). One came home. Grand Haven, MI: Brilliance Audio.
    In 1871 Wisconsin, thirteen-year-old Georgia sets out to find her sister Agatha, presumed dead when remains are found wearing the dress she was last seen in, and before the end of the year gains fame as a sharpshooter and foiler of counterfeiters. Read by Tara Sands. 6 1/2 hours. Gr. 5-8.
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    Turnage, Sheila. (2014). The ghosts of Tupelo Landing. Grand Haven, MI: Brilliance Audio.
    When Miss Lana accidentally buys a haunted inn at the TupeloLanding town auction, Desperado Detectives--aka Mo LoBeau and her best friend Dale--opens up a paranormal division to solve the ghost's identity before the town's big 250th anniversary bash. Read by Lauren Fortgang. 8 hours, 11 min. Gr. 4-8.
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  2. page Audiobooks edited ... Lipsyte, Robert. (1996). The Contender. Prince Frederick, MD: Recorded Books. A Harlem high s…
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    Lipsyte, Robert. (1996). The Contender. Prince Frederick, MD: Recorded Books.
    A Harlem high school dropout escapes from a gang of punks into a boxing gym, where he learns that being a contender is hard and often discouraging work, but that you don't know anything until you try. Read by Peter Francis James. 5 hours. Gr. 7-up.
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    Lockhart, E. (2014). We were liars. New York: go reader Audiobooks.
    Spending the summers on her family's private island off the coast of Massachusetts with her cousins and a special boy named Gat, teenaged Cadence struggles to remember what happened during her fifteenth summer. Read by Ariadne Meyers. 6 1/2 hours. Gr. 9-up.
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Tuesday, January 16

  1. page Audiobooks edited ... Schmidt, G. D. (2008). Trouble. New York: Scholastic. Fourteen-year-old Henry, wishing to hon…
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    Schmidt, G. D. (2008). Trouble. New York: Scholastic.
    Fourteen-year-old Henry, wishing to honor his brother Franklin's dying wish, sets out to hike Maine's Mount Katahdin with his best friend and dog. But fate adds another companion--the Cambodian refugee accused of fatally injuring Franklin--and reveals troubles that predate the accident. Read by Jason Culp. 9 hours, 1 min. Gr. 7-up.
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    Sheinkin,
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    Vietnam War. ??:Freemont, CA: Go Reader
    Ellsberg was a Pentagon insider who helped plan a war in Vietnam during the Cold War, turning against the war when it escalated. He ultimately blew the lid off of years of government lies by exposing their secrets. Read by Ray Porter. 8 hours. Gr. 7-up.
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    Ward, R. (2009). Num8ers. Grand Haven, MI: Brilliance Audio.
    Fifteen-year-old Jem knwos when she looks at someone the exact date they will die, so she avoids relationships and tries to keep out of the way, but when she meets a boy named Spider and they plan a day out together, they become more involved than either of them had planned. Read by Sarah Coomes. 9 hours, 2 min. Gr. 9-up.
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    NON PRNT Call#E441 .A37 2000 Check Availability
    Wiles, D. (2014). Revolution. New York: Listening Library.
    It's 1964 in Greenwood, Mississippi, and Sunny's town is being invaded by people from up north who are coming to help people register to vote. Her personal life isn't much better, as a new stepmother, brother, and sister are crowding into her life, giving her little room to breathe. Read by Stacey J. Aswad and Francois Battiste. 12 hours. Gr.7-up.
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    Durrow, H. W. (2010). The Girl Who Fell From the Sky. Minneapolis, MN : HighBridge Audio.
    Rachel, the daughter of a Danish mother and a black G.I., is the sole survivor of a tragic family incident. With her strict African American grandmother as her new guardian, Rachel moves to a mostly black community, where her light brown skin, blue eyes, and beauty bring a constant stream of mixed attention her way. As she attempts to come to terms with an unfathomable past, she confronts her own identity as a biracial young woman in a world that wants to see her as either black or white. Read by cast of readers. 7 hours. Adult.
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    BJ2121 .F54 2004 Check Availability
    Fine,
    D. (2004).
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    small talk. ??:Longmont, CO: Small Talk
    Learn the uses of small talk and its power as a conversational tool. Read by the author. ?? long. Adult.
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    Golding, W. (2002). Lord of the Flies. New York: Listening Library/Random House.
    A group of British schoolboys are marooned on a tropical island so begin to forge their own society; in the process, they expose the duality of human nature itself. Red by William Golding. Approx. 7 hours. Adult.
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    NON PRNT HF5386 .G585238 2007 Check Availability
    Goldsmith, M. (2007). What got you here won't get you there. New York: Random House Audio.
    Abridgement of Goldsmith's classic work about how to be successful in business. Read by the author. 6 hours. Adult.
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    Gross, J. & Jordan, "Mack" J.. (2009). The Harlem Renaissance Remembered: Duke Ellington, Langston Hughes, Countee Cullen and the Sound of the Harlem Renaissance. Grand Have, MI: Brilliance Audio.
    New York City, uptown, the 1920s. This unique recording tells the Harlem Renaissance story through the spoken word and live music of some of its most famous works. Recorded by the authors. 1 hour. All Ages.
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    NON PRNT D767 .25.H6D767.25 .H6 H47 2000
    Hersey, J. (2000). Hiroshima. Prince Frederick, MD: Recorded Books.
    Masterpeice by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist hersey, this reveals what happens the day of thehe atomic bomb blast, told through the memories of six survivors. Includes what Hersey discovered when he returned to Hiroshima forty years later to find these survivors and their fates. Read by George Guidall. 6 hours. Adult.
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    NON PRNT Call#PA4025 .A2 F58 2005 Check Availability
    Homer. (1994). The Iliad. Prince Frederick, MD: Recorded Books/Borders Classics.
    The classic story of love and war. Paris of Troy falls in love with Helen of Sparta and takes her to his homeland. The princes of Greece launch a fleet of a thousand ships to bring her back, ending with the tragic battle against the city of Troy. Read by George Guidall. 16 3/4 hours. Gr. 9-adult.
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    Maguire, G. (2008). Mirror, Mirror. New York: Harper Audio.
    Similar to the classic Snow White story, this version takes place in Renaissance Italy. Seven-year-old Bianca is sent to live with father's farm staff when he is ordered to reclaim a branch of apples from the Tree of Knowledge. When an evil woman becomes jealous of Bianca, she begins to plot her death. Read by John McDonough, with Kate Forbes, Barbara Rosenblat, and Richard Ferrone. 9 hours. Adult.
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    Moore, L. (2009). A gate at the stairs. North Kingstown, RI: BBC Audiobooks American.
    In the Midwest just after the September 11 attacks, twenty-year-old Tassie Keltjin comes of age amid such challenges as racism, the War on Terror, and cruelty in the name of love, as she leaves her family's farm to attend college and takes a part-time job as a nanny. Read by Mia Barron. 12 hours. Adult.
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    Mortenson, G. (2009). Stones into Schools: Promoting Peace with Books, Not Bombs, in Afghanistan and Pakistan. New York: Penguin Audio.
    Mortenson recounts his relentless, ongoing efforts to establish schools for girls in Afghanistan; his extensive work in Azad Kashmir and Pakistan after a massive earthquake hit the region in 2005; and the unique ways he has build relationships with Islamic clerics, militia commanders, and tribal leaders even as he was dodging shootouts with feuding Afghan warlords and surviving an eight-day armed abduction by the Taliban. Read by Atossa Leoni. Approx. 12 hours. Adult.
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    Senge, P. (2008). The necessary revolution: How individuals and organizations are working together to create a sustainable world. New York: Random House Audio.
    Abridgement of Senge's book with the same title about sustainability in the workplace. Read by Patrick Frederic. 6 hours. Adult.
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    Verne, Jules. (2004). Around the World in 80 Days. New York: Listening Library.
    In 1872, English gentleman Phileas Fogg has many adventures as he tries to win a bet that he can travel around the world in eighty days. Read by Jim Dale. 7 hours, 53 min. Gr. 5-adult.
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    Wells, H.G. (2005). The War of the Worlds. Ashland, OR: Blackstone Audio.
    This spellbinding tale describes the martian invasion of earth. Following the landing in England of ten huge and indefatigable creatures, complete chaos erupts in this classic chiller. Read by Christopher Hurt. Approximately 6 hours. Gr. 7-up.
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    SYNC
    SYNC offers FREE audiobook downloads during the summer of Young Adult audiobooks and Classic literature. Note: these titles are available for free download for one week only. http://www.audiobooksync.com/
    SYNC Titles for Summer 2016:
    MP3 Format
    This includes audiobooks in MP3 format. Listen to these on an MP3-enabled CD player or transfer your audiobook to iTunes and listen on your personal device.
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    Great Expectations. ??Old Saybrook, CT : Tantor
    An unabridged version of Dicken's classic work, read by Library Journal's first Voice of Choice. Read by Simon Vance. (MP3, 18 hours). Gr. 9-up.
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    Anderson, Laurie Halse. (2008). Chains. Grand Haven, MI: Brilliance Audio.
    When her former owner breaks his promise to set her free and ends up sending her to live with a cruel loyalist family at the start of the Revolutionary War, Isabel is heartbroken and so becomes determined to do whatever is necessary to win her freedom, including spying on her family to help the rebels win the war. Read by Madisun Leigh. 8 hours. Gr. 7-up.
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    Anderson, Laurie Halse. (2014). The impossible knife of memory. Grand Haven, MI: Brilliance Audio.
    Hayley Kincaid and her father move back to their hometown to try a 'normal' life, but the horrors he saw in the war threaten to destroy their lives. Read by Julia Whelan and Luke Daniels. 9 hours, 7 min. Gr. 9-up.
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    Bloor, Edward. (2001). Tangerine. Prince Frederick, MD: Recorded Books.
    Twelve-year-old Paul, who lives in the shadow of his football hero brother Erik, fights for the right to play soccer despite his near blindness and slowly begins to remember the incident that damaged his eyesight. Read by Ramon de Ocampo. 10 hours. Gr. 7-up.
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    Bradley, Kimberly Brubaker. (2015). The war that saved my life. New York: go reader Audiobooks.
    A young disabled girl and her brother are evacuated from London to the English countryside during World War II, where they find life to be much sweeter away from their abusive mother. Read by Jayne Entwistle. 7 1/2 hours. Gr. 5-8.
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    Carleson, J.C. (2014). The tyrant's daughter: a novel. New York: go reader Audiobooks.
    Exiled to the United States after her father, a Middle Eastern dictator, is killed in a coup, fifteen-year-old Laila must cope with a completely new way of life, the truth of her father's regime, and her mother and brother's ways of adjusting. Read by Meera Simhan. 8 1/2 hours. Gr. 8-12.
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    Curtis, Christopher Paul. (2008). Elijah of Buxton. New York: Listening Library.
    In 1859, eleven-year-old Elijah Freeman, the first free-born child in Buxton, Canada, which is a haven for slaves fleeing the American South, uses his wits and skills to try to bring to justice the lying preacher who has stolen money that was to be used to buy a family's freedom. Read by Mirron Willis. 9 hours. Gr. 5-8.
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    Ulysses: The illustratedilluminated adventures. New
    Rescuing a squirrel after an accident involving a vacuum cleaner, comic-reading cynic Flora Belle Buckman is astonished when the squirrel, Ulysses, demonstrates astonishing powers of strength and flight after being revived. Read by Tara Sands. 4 1/2 hours. Gr. 3-7.
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    Flake, Sharon G. (2004). The Skin I'm In. Prince Frederick, MD: Recorded Books.
    Thirteen-year-old Maleeka, uncomfortable because her skin is extremely dark, meets a new teacher with a birthmark on her face and makes some discoveries about how to love who she is and what she looks like. Read by Sisi Aisha Johnson. 4 hours. Gr. 7-up.
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    Fleming, Candace. (2014). The family Romanov: Murder, rebellion, and the fall of Imperial Russia. New York: go reader Audiobooks.
    Traces the story of the Russian Revolution, the lives of the Romanov family, and the story of their tragic deaths, in an account that draws on primary source materials and includes period photography. Read by Kimberly Farr. 9 1/2 hours. Gr. 6-12.
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Thursday, January 11

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    Newman, Leslea. (2012). October Mourning: a song for Matthew Shepard. Grand Haven, MI: Brilliance Audio.
    Stunning cycle of sixty-eight poems explores the impact of the vicious murder of college student Matthew Shepard because he was gay. Performed by Emily Beresford, Luke Daniels, Tom Parks, Nick Podehl, Kate Rudd, and Christina Traister. 1 hour, 20 min. Gr. 8-up.
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    Niven, Jennifer. (2014). All the bright places. New York: Listening Library.
    This is a heart-wrenching, unflinching story of love shared, life lived, and two teens who find one another while standing on the edge. Read by Kirby Heyborne and Ariadne Meyers. 11 hours, 4 min. Gr. 10-up.
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    Reinhardt, Dana. (2010). The Things a Brother Knows. New York: Listening Library.
    Although they have never gotten along well, seventeen-year-old Levi follows his older brother Boaz, an ex-Marine, on a walking trip from Boston to Washington, D.C. in hopes of learning why Boaz is completely withdrawn. Read by Joshua Swanson. 6 hours, 25 min. Gr. 8-12.
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    Rowell, R. (2013). Eleanor & Park. New York: Listening Library.
    Set over the course of one school year in 1986, this is the story of two star-crossed misfits--smart enough to know that first love almost never lasts, but brave and desperate enough to try. Rebecca Lowman and Sunhil Malhotra. Approx. 9 hours. Gr. 7-10.
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    Ruby,
    L. (2015). Bone Gap. ??:Jacksonville, IL: Go Reader
    When Roza is kidnapped, Finn is the only witness and cannot remember the face of the man who did it in tis heartbreaking tale of love and loss, magic and mystery, egret and forgiveness. Read by Laura Ruby and Dan Bittner. 8 hours, 21 min. Gr. 10-up.
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    Schmidt, Gary D. (2011). Okay for now. New York: Listening Library.
    While Doug struggles to be more than the thug that his teachers and the police think him to be, he finds an unlikely ally in Lil Spider, as they explore Audubon's art. Read by Lincoln Hoppe. 9 1/ hours. Gr. 5-9.
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    Schmidt, G. D. (2008). Trouble. New York: Scholastic.
    Fourteen-year-old Henry, wishing to honor his brother Franklin's dying wish, sets out to hike Maine's Mount Katahdin with his best friend and dog. But fate adds another companion--the Cambodian refugee accused of fatally injuring Franklin--and reveals troubles that predate the accident. Read by Jason Culp. 9 hours, 1 min. Gr. 7-up.
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    Nimmo, J. (2008). Charlie Bone and the shadow. New York: Scholastic Audiobooks.
    Magically-gifted CharlieBone, accompanied by his best friend's dog, Runner Bean, comes to the rescue when the enchanter Count Harken takes revenge on the Red King's heirs by kidnapping and imprisoning Charlie's ancestors in the dark, forbidding land of Badlock. Read by Simon Jones. 7 hrs. 16 min. Gr. 5-8.
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    Nimmo, J. (2006). Emlyn's moon (The Magician Trilogy, bk. 2). New York: Scholastic Audiobooks.
    Nia, the middle girl in a large Welsh family, discovers her own special artistic talent as she uncovers the dark secret shared by the Llewelyn and Griffiths families. Read by John Keating. 4 hrs. 20 min. Gr. 3-6.
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    Nimmo, J. (2006). The snow spider (The Magician Trilogy, bk. 1). New York: Scholastic.
    A spell cast on Gwyn's family can be broken if he is truly a magician and uses the five strange gifts from his grandmother. Read by John Keating. 3 hours, 34 min. Gr. 5-8.
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    O'Dell, S. (2009). The king's fifth. Grand Haven, MI: Brilliance Audio.
    In this deeply affecting novel, Scott O'Dell envelopes the reader in the heroic world of the conquistadors, a world that is at once somber and many-colored. Ruthless they may have been, these steel-helmeted young men of Spain, but they lived their lies on the very edge of eternity with style and uncommon courage. Performed by Jonathan Davis. 7 hours, 59 min. Gr. 6-8.
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    NON PRNT PZ7 .P2197 Jun 2012ab Check Availability
    Park, B. (2012). Junie B., First Grader: Dumb bunny and Turkeys We Have Loved and Eaten (and Other Thankful Stuff). New York: Listening Library.
    Two short beginning chapter books from Park about June B. Jones, both with a holiday theme to them: Easter and Thanksgiving. Read by Lana Quintal. Approx. 3 hours.
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    Pennypacker, S. (2010). Clementine, friend of the week. Prince Frederick, MD: Recorded Books.
    With her kitten, Moisturizer, missing and having fought with her best friend, Margaret, eight-year-old Clementine finds it hard to do her best as her classmate's Friend of the Week. Read by Jessica Almasy. 2 hours. Gr. K-3.
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    Reeve, P. (2009). Fever Crumb. New York: Scholastic Audiobooks.
    Foundling Fever Crumb has been raised as an engineer although females in the future London are not believed capable of rational thought, but at age fourteen she leaves her sheltered world and begins to learn startling truths about her past while facing danger in the present. Read by the author. Approx. 7 hours. Gr. 5-8.
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    Reeve, P. (2011). A web of air. New York: Scholastic Audiobooks.
    In Mayda, a post-apocalyptic city off the coast of Portugal, a brilliant young engineer and a mysterious recluse race to build a flying machine, unaware that powerful enemies will kill to possess--or destroy--their new technology. Read by Jenny Agutter. Approx. 7 1/2 hours. Gr. 5-8.
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    Rex, A. (2010). The true meaning of Smekday. New York: Listening Library.
    Gratuity "Tip" Tucci must write five pages for the National Time Capsule contest, so she retells the story of her unlikely friendship with a renegade Boov mechanic named J.Lo, a futile journey south to find Tip's mother, a cross-country road trip in a hovercraft, and an outrageous plan to save Earth from yet another alien invasion. Read by Bahni Turpin. 10 1/2 hours. Gr. 4-8.
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    Richards, J. (2010). Three rivers rising. Grand Haven, MI: Brilliance Audio.
    Sixteen-year-old Celestia spends every summer with her family at a resort at Lake Conemaugh, an Allegheny Mountain reservoir held in place by a 70-foot dam. Tired of the society crowd, Celestia much prefers to swim and fish with peter, the hotel's hired boy. It's a friendship she must keep secret from her parents, and when companionship turns to romance, it's a love that could get Celestia disowned. These affairs of the hart become all the more wrenching on a single, tragic day in May of 1889. Read by multiple readers. 3 hours, 41 min. Gr. 5-9.
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    Rigal, E.A. (2015). Flawd. Holland, OH: Dreamscape Media.
    This is an energetic guide for seeing flaws as the doorway to something more. learn how to leverage your flaws instead of letting them lead your insecurities. Read by the author. 2 1/2 hours. Gr. 5-8.
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    Ryan, P. M. (2010). The dreamer. New York: Scholastic Audio.
    A fictionalized account of the Nobel Prize-winning Chilean poet Pablo Neruda (Neftali), who grew up a painfully shy child in the rain forests of Chile, ridiculed by his overbearing father, but who became one of the most widely-read poets in the world. Read by Tony Chiroles. 5 hours, 26 min. Gr. 5-up.
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    Ryan, P.M. (2015). Echo. New York: Scholastic Audio.
    Lost in the Black Forest, Otto meets three mysterious sisters and finds himself entwined in a prophecy, a promise, and a harmonica--and decades later three children, Friedrich in Germany, Mike in Pennsylvania, and Ivy in California find themselves caught up in the same thread of destiny in the darkest days of the twentieth century, struggling to keep their families intact, and tied together by the music of the same harmonica. Read by a cast of characters. 10 hours, 32 min. Gr. 5-8.
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    Schlitz, L. A. (2008). Good masters! Sweet ladies! voices from a medieval village. Prince Frederick, MD: Recorded Books.
    A collection of short one-person plays featuring characters, between ten and fifteen years old, who live in or near a thirteenth-century English manor. Read by a full cast. 1 1/2 hours. Gr. 4-8.
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    Scieszka, J., ed. (2014). Guys read: True stories. ??: Go Reader Audiobooks.
    The fifth installment in this series features ten stories that are 100% amazing, 100% adventurous, 100% unbelieveable and 100% true, by award-winning non-ficiton authors and journalists. Read by Hilary Huber, Bruce Thomas and Robin Weigert. Approx. 5 hours. Gr. 4-6.
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    When twelve-year-old Hugo, an orphan living and repairing clocks within the walls of a Paris train station in 1931, meets a mysterious toy seller and his goddaughter, his undercover life and his biggest secret are jeopardized. Read by Jeff Woodman. 2 hours, 51 min. Includes bonus DVD. Gr. 3-6.
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    Dr. Seuss presents...g reenpresents... green eggs and
    Recording of five stories by Dr. Seuss: Green Eggs and Ham , Yertle the Turtle , The Rabbit the Bear and the Ziniga-Zanniga , The Big Brag and Bartholomew and the Oobleck . Read by Marvin Miller. 53 min. Gr. Pre-3.
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    Slayton, F. C. (2009). When the whistle blows. Grand Haven, MI: Brilliance Audio.
    Jimmy Cannon tells about his life in the 1940s as the son of a West Virginia railroad man, loving the trains and expecting one day to work on the railroad like his father and brothers. Read by Peter Berkrot. 4 hours. Gr. 5-8.
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    Smith, D. (2014). My Brother's Secret. Prince Frederick, MD: Recorded Books.
    Germany 1941 -- Karl is looking forward to joining the Hilter Youth. When his father is killed in the war, his faith in the Fuhrer is shaken and he learns what it means to be loyal to family and country. Read by Leon Williams. 6 hours. Gr. 5-8
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    Stilton, G. (2008). It's Halloween, you 'fraidy mouse!/Merry Christmas, Geronimo! New York: Scholastic.
    Books # 11 & 12 in the series, though they need not be read in order, put Geronimo into adventure stories during the two holidays. Read by Bill Lobley. 1 hour, 2 min./1 hour, 19 min. Gr. 2-5.
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    Trueit, Trudi. (2009). No girls allowed (Dogs okay) (Secrets of a Lab Rat series). New York: Scholastic Audiobook.
    Fearless nine-year-old "Scab" McNally tries to get his twin sister's help in convincing their parents to let them get a dog, but when he embarrasses her in school with a particularly obnoxious invention, it looks like he has lost her cooperation forever. Read by Oliver Wyman. Approx. 2 hours. Gr. 3-5.
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    Cusick, J. M. (2010). Girl parts. Grand Haven, MI: Brilliance Audio.
    The lives of David, wealthy and popular but still lonely, and Charlie, a soulful outsider, intersect when Rose, the female Companion bot David's parents buy to treat his dissociative disorder, forms a bond with Charlie. Read by Chris Patton. 5 hours, 33 min. Gr. 8-12.
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    Fama, E. (2012). Monstrous beauty. New York: Macmillan Audio.
    In alternating chapters, tells of the mermaid Syrenka's love for Ezra in 1872 that leads to a series of horrific murders, and present-day Hester's encounter with a ghost that reveals her connection to the murders and to Syrenka. Read by Katherine Kellgren. 8 hours. Gr. 9-up

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    Fisher, C. (2010). Incarceron. New York: Listening Library.
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    Green, J. & Levitan, D. (2010). Will Grayson, Will Grayson. Grand Haven, MI: Brilliance Audio.
    When two teens, one gay and one straight, meet accidentally and discover that they share the same name, their lives become intertwined as one begins dating the other's best friend, who produces a play revealing is relationship with them both. Read by MacLeod Andrews and Nick Podehl. 7 hours, 57 min. Gr. 9-up.
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    Griffin, A. (2005). Where I want to be. Prince Frederic, MD: Recorded Books.
    Two teenaged sisters, separated by death but still connected, work through their feelings of loss over the closeness they shared as children that was later destroyed by one's mental illness, and finally make peace with each other. Read by Ruth Ann Phimistel and Jennifer Ikeda. 4.5 hours. Gr. 7-up.
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    Gray, K. (2010). Ostrich Boys. New York: Listening Library.
    After their best friend Ross dies, English teenagers Blake, Kenny, and Sim plan a proper memorial by taking his ashes to Ross, Scotland, an adventure-filled journey that tests their loyalty to teach other and forces them to question what friendship means. Read by Bruce Mann. 6 hours, 10 min. Gr. 6-10.
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    Grimm, J. & Grimm, W. (2016). Grimm's Fairy Tales. New York: Listening Library.
    Lyrically translated and beautifully narrated by an all-star cast, these 21 tales are selected from The Complete Grimm's Fairy Tales and presented just as Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm originally set them down: bold, primal, just frightening enough, and endlessly engaging. Read by a cast of readers. 3 hours, 38 min. Gr. 6-9.
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    child slave. ??:Old Saybrook, CT: Tantor Audio.
    Shyima Hall was born in Egypt in the year 1989, and when she was 8 years old, her parents sold her into slavery. This first person narrative describes her life journey -- how her ruthless captors smuggled her into the U.S., she was discovered and entered the foster home system, and finally became a U.S. citizen. Read by Robin Eller. 7 hours. Gr. 7-12.
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    Falls, K. (2011). Rip tide. New York: Scholastic Audiobooks.
    Ty discovers an entire township chained to a sunken submarine, its inhabitants condemned to an icy underwater grave. It's only the first clue to a mystery that has claimed hundreds of lives and stands to claim two more -- - lives very precious to Ty and his Topsider ally, Gemma. Read by Keith Nobbs. 7 hrs. 20 min. Gr. 5-8.
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    Federle, T. (2013). Better Nate than ever. Audioworks/Simon & Schuster.
    An eighth-grader who dreams of performing in a Broadway musical concocts a plan to run away to New York and audition for the role of Elliot in the musical version of "E.T." Read by the author. Approx. 6 hours. Gr. 3-7.
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    Latham, J. L. (2009). Carry on, Mr. Bowditch. Charlottesville, VA : GreatHall Productions.
    After finding a way to teach the ship's crew members to understand navigation, Nate, a self-taught mathematician and astronomer in eighteenth-century Salem, MA, writes down his explanations and compiles them into a book. Read by Jim Weiss. 6 1/2 hours. Gr. 4-8.
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    Levine, Gail Carson. (2008). Ever. New York: Scholastic Audiobook.
    Fourteen-year-old Kezi and Olus, Akkan god of the winds, fall in love and together try to change her fate--to be sacrificed to a Hyte god because of a rash promise her father made--through a series of quests that might make her immortal. Read by Jenna Lamia & Oliver Wyman. 5 hours, 7 min. Gr. 5-8.
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    Lin, G. (2009). Where the mountain meets the moon. New York: Listening Library.
    Minli, an adventurous girl from a poor village, buys a magical goldfish, and then joins a dragon who cannot fly on a quest to find the Old Man of the Moon in hopes of bringing life to Fruitless Mountain and freshness to Jade River. Read by Janet Song. 4 hours, 57 min. Gr. 3-6
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    Lloyd, N. (2014). A snicker of magic. New York: Scholastic Audiobooks.
    The Pickles are new to Midnight Gulch, TN, a town which legend says was once magic -- but Felicity is convinced the magic is still there, and with the help of her new friend Jonah the Beedle she hopes to bring the magic back. Read by Cassandra Morris. 8 hours, 14 min. Gr. 4-8.
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    Lowry, L. (2011). Like the willow tree: Portland, Maine, 1918. New York: Scholastic.
    As the Great War rages in Europe, the Spanish flu tears a brutal path across the U.S. As a result, Lydia and Daniel find themselves orphans and are taken in by a hard-working Shaker community. Lydia learns to accept her fate after Daniel runs away. Read by Sara Barnett. 4 hours, 17 min. Gr. 5-8.
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    Nelson Mandela's favorite African folktales. ( 2009). New York: Hachette Book Group.
    A collection of thirty-two traditional tales, compiled by nelson Mandela from different parts of Africa, featuring varied characters and themes, some familiar, some newer. Read by full cast. 3 hours. Gr. 2-up.
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    Nimmo, J. (2008). Charlie Bone and the shadow. New York: Scholastic Audiobooks.
    Magically-gifted CharlieBone, accompanied by his best friend's dog, Runner Bean, comes to the rescue when the enchanter Count Harken takes revenge on the Red King's heirs by kidnapping and imprisoning Charlie's ancestors in the dark, forbidding land of Badlock. Read by Simon Jones. 7 hrs. 16 min. Gr. 5-8.
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