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Jacky Daydream
By Bolinda Audio
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ean: 9781486249893, isbn: 1486249892,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 20 reviews
Lots of Jacqueline Wilson's characters are well-known and well-loved by thousands of readers: Hetty Feather, Ruby and Garnet, Pearl and Jodie, Elsa, Lily and, of course, the brilliant Tracy Beaker! But how much do you know about Jacqueline herself? Jacqueline takes a look back at her own childhood and teenage years in this captivating story of friendships, loneliness, books, family life and much more. She explores her past with the same warmth and lightness of touch that make her novels so

Hole in My Life (Lib)(CD)
By Listening Library
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ean: 9780307286031, isbn: 0307286037,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 116 reviews
In the summer of 1971, Jack Gantos was an aspiring author desperate for adventure, college cash, and a way out of a dead-end job. For ten thousand dollars, he recklessly agreed to help sail a sixty-foot yacht loaded with hashish from the Virgin Islands to New York City, where he and his partners sold the drug until federal agents finally caught up with them in a bust at the Chelsea Hotel. For his part in the conspiracy, the twenty-year-old Gantos was sentenced to serve up to six years in a

Rumi: Whirling Dervish
By Amazon Childrens Publishing
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mpn: FBA-|301145, ean: 9780761455271, isbn: 0761455272,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 71 reviews
Born in Afghanistan in the thirteenth century, Rumi settled in Turkey and became a great mystical poet. From a holy man, Shamsuddin, Rumi learned to listen for the sacred sound of God within himself. When his creative spirit was awakned, he recited more than 50,000 rhymed couplets. He also wrote about the love that resides in the soul of everyone, regardless of religion or background. He founded the order of the whirling dervishes, who believed their spinning dances put them in touch with God

House of Dreams: The Life of L.M. Montgomery
By Candlewick on Brilliance Audio
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ean: 9781543687323, isbn: 1543687326,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 116 reviews
An affecting biography of the author of Anne of Green Gables is the first for young readers to include revelations about her last days and to encompass the complexity of a brilliant and sometimes troubled life.Once upon a time, there was a girl named Maud who adored stories. When she was fourteen years old, Maud wrote in her journal, ''I love books. I hope when I grow up to be able to have lots of them.'' Not only did Maud grow up to own lots of books, she wrote twenty-four of them herself as

Collins Elt Readers — Amazing Writers (Level 4) (Collins English Readers)
By HarperCollins UK
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ean: 9780007545063, isbn: 0007545061,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 140 reviews
The inspiring stories of 6 people who changed history..

My Life in Dog Years (Playaway Children)
By Brilliance Audio
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ean: 9781611065855, isbn: 1611065852,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 132 reviews
The author describes some of the dogs that have had special places in his life, including his first dog, Snowball, in the Philippines; Dirk, who protected him from bullies; and Cookie, who saved his life..

By Candlewick on Brilliance Audio
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ean: 9781511323598, isbn: 1511323590,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
Books contain countless tales—but what if Book told its own story? From clay tablets to e-readers, here is a quirky, kid-friendly look at the book.Books are one of humankind’s greatest forms of expression, and now Book, in a witty, idiosyncratic voice, tells us the inside story. A wonderfully eccentric character with strong opinions and a poetic turn of phrase, Book tells of a journey from papyrus scrolls to medieval manuscripts to printed paper and beyond—pondering, along the way, many

26 Fairmount Ave: 1-4(lib)(CD) (26 Fairmount Avenue)
By Listening Library
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ean: 9780807215968, isbn: 0807215961,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 78 reviews

Jump Back, Paul: The Life and Poems of Paul Laurence Dunbar
By Candlewick on Brilliance Audio
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ean: 9781491502372, isbn: 1491502371,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 128 reviews
Experience the breadth and depth of Paul Laurence Dunbar’s poetry—and learn how it reflects his singular life as a late-nineteenth-century black man.Did you know that Paul Laurence Dunbar originated such famous lines as ''I know why the caged bird sings'' and ''We wear the mask that grins and lies''? From his childhood in poverty and his early promise as a poet through his struggles to find acceptance as a writer and his tumultuous romance with his wife, to his immense fame and his untimely

Knucklehead: Tall Tales and Almost True Stories About Growing Up Scieszka
By Brilliance Audio
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ean: 9781423399759, isbn: 1423399757,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 89 reviews
Have you ever: • Had your brother try to sell you your own shirt? • Made a list of all the bad words you know – for your teacher who is a nun? • Believed one of those AMAZING! ads in the back of a comic book? • Broken your brother’s collarbone playing football – four times? • Tied your little brother into his bed with your dad’s ties? Jon Scieszka has. Which is probably why Jon’s dad used to call him and his five brothers KNUCKLEHEADS. Here is Jon’s side of the story. And

My Secret Diary
By Bolinda Audio
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ean: 9781486250011, isbn: 1486250017,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 87 reviews
A wonderfully written and engaging teenage memoir: listen to Jacqueline's problems with her family, her first love, her school life and her friends. Listen to extracts from her real diaries and the stories she wrote as a teenager; learn all about the music and books she loved, her troubled school life and her parents' difficult relationship. Written in Jacqueline's usual and inimitable style, this will be fascinating listening for her fans, and for anyone who's interested in what life in the UK

Agatha Christie (Little People, BIG DREAMS)
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mpn: 9781847809605 AC, ean: 9781847809605, isbn: 184780960X,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
In this book from the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Agatha Christie, the most famous crime writer of all time. When Agatha was young, she read books every night, but always had her own idea for how they should end! As an adult, her crime novels, with their twists and turns and peculiar detectives, challenged the minds of millions of readers, making her the queen of mystery and the best-selling novelist of all time. This stirring book features

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