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Charlie Joe Jackson’s Guide to Not Reading by Tommy Greenwald, illustrated by J.P. Coovert

Link to Harvest Park Library: Charlie Joe Jackson’s Guide to Not Reading  Reluctant readers, and avid readers, will really like this book.  Charlie Joe Jackson will do anything to avoid reading!  Narrated by middle schooler Charlie Joe, it reads a … Continue reading

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Love That Dog: A Novel

Creech, Sharon. Love That Dog:  A Novel. 86 p.  Scholastic.  2001.  ISBN 978-0-06-029287-4. They say great things come in small packages.  This book is no exception.  Creech has written a book that a lot of kids will be able to … Continue reading

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Rickshaw Girl by Mitali Perkins

Perkins, Mitali.  Illustrated by Jamie Hogan. Rickshaw Girl.  91 p.  Charlesbridge.  2007.  ISBN 978-1-58089-308-4. Imagine if you were forbidden to do something because you were a boy or a girl.  Imagine if you were a girl that wanted to help her … Continue reading

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Flipped

Van Draanen, Wendelin.  Flipped.  212 p. A. A. Knopf. 2001. ISBN 978-0-375-81174-6 . When Bryce Loski moves in across the street from Julie Baker  in 2nd grade, she immediately falls in love with him!  When Bryce meets her for the … Continue reading

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