Crater A Helium-3 NovelThomas Nelson #ad - High adventure on the space frontier. Kirkus Reviews. But when he saves a fellow miner, his life changes forever. Crater doesn’t think he can do it, but he has no choice. He must go. With the help of maria, the mine owner’s frustrating but gorgeous granddaughter, and his gillie—a sometimes insubordinate clump of slime mold cells—Crater must fight both human and subhuman enemies.
. Impressed by his heroism, the owner of the mine orders Crater to undertake a dangerous mission. And beyond. Long-haul trucking on the Moon. A tough, pioneering people mine the moon for Helium-3 to produce energy for a desperate, war-torn Earth. Sixteen-year-old Crater Trueblood loves his job as a Helium-3 miner.
Crater A Helium-3 Novel #ad - . He’ll battle his way across a thousand miles of deadly lunar terrain and face genetically altered super warriors in his quest to recover an astonishing object that will alter the lives of everyone on the moon. With raiders, romance and a secret mission. New york times bestselling author of rocket Boys, takes us on a whole-your-breath adventure across the moon in the first of his young adult series, Homer Hickam, Crater.
Chinese Cinderella: The True Story of an Unwanted DaughterEmber #ad - Adeline and her siblings are subjected to the disdain of her stepmother, while her stepbrother and stepsister are spoiled with gifts and attention. Although adeline wins prizes at school, they are not enough to compensate for what she really yearns for -- the love and understanding of her family. Like the classic cinderella story, this powerful memoir is a moving story of resilience and hope.
Includes an author's note, a historical note, a 6-page photo insert, and the Chinese text of the original Chinese Cinderella. A pw best book of the year an ala-yalsa best book for young adults “one of the most inspiring books I have ever read. The guardian delacorte Press Books for Young Readers. More than 800, 000 copies in print! from the author of critically acclaimed and bestselling memoir Falling Leaves, this is a poignant and moving true account of her childhood, growing up as an unloved daughter in 1940s China.
Chinese Cinderella: The True Story of an Unwanted Daughter #ad - A chinese proverb says, "Falling leaves return to their roots. In her own courageous voice, adeline Yen Mah returns to her roots to tell the story of her painful childhood and her ultimate triumph in the face of despair. Adeline's affluent, powerful family considers her bad luck after her mother dies giving birth to her, and life does not get any easier when her father remarries.
Pictures of Hollis WoodsYearling #ad - . She’s escaped the system before; this time, she’s taking Josie with her. Dell Yearling. If social services finds out, they’ll take Hollis away and move Josie into a home. Still, even as she plans her future with josie, Hollis dreams of the past summer with the Regans, fixing each special moment of her days with them in pictures she’ll never forget.
Patricia reilly giff captures the yearning for a place to belong in this warmhearted story, which stresses the importance of artistic vision, creativity, and above all, family. When hollis is sent to Josie, an elderly artist who is quirky and affectionate, she wants to stay. This newbery honor book about a girl who has never known family fighting for her first true home “will leave readers.
Pictures of Hollis Woods #ad - . Well, hollis woods won’t let anyone separate them. Delacorte Press Books for Young Readers. Hollis woods is the place where a baby was abandoned is the baby’s name is an artist is now a twelve-year-old girl who’s been in so many foster homes she can hardly remember them all. Satisfied” Kirkus Reviews.
But josie is growing more forgetful every day.
Fair WeatherPuffin Books #ad - It's 1893, the year of the World's Columbian Exposition-the "wonder of the age"-a. K. A. The chicago World's Fair. Then a letter from her Aunt Euterpe arrives, and everything changes. Aunt euterpe is inviting the becketts to come for a visit and go to the fair! Award-winning author Richard Peck's fresh, realistic, and fun-filled writing truly brings the World's Fair-and Rosie and her family-to life.
Thirteen-year-old rosie Beckett has never strayed further from her family's farm than a horse can pull a cart. Delacorte Press Books for Young Readers. Dell Yearling.
Letters from RifkaSquare Fish #ad - Throughout her journey, Rifka carries with her a cherished volume of poetry by Alexander Pushkin. What will you do there?"I was silent for a little time. I will do everything there, " I answered. Rifka knows nothing about America when she flees from Russia with her family in 1919. In it, she records her observations and experiences in the form of letters to Tovah, the beloved cousin she has left behind.
Strong-hearted and determined, rifka must endure a great deal: humiliating examinations by doctors and soldiers, detainment on Ellis Island--and is if this is not enough, separation from all she has ever known and loved, murderous storms at sea, deadly typhus, the loss of her glorious golden hair. Based on a true story from the author's family, Letters from Rifka presents a real-life heroine with an uncommon courage and unsinkable spirit.
Letters from Rifka #ad - . From newbery media winner Karen Hesse comes an unforgettable story of an immigrant family's journey to America. Delacorte Press Books for Young Readers. Square Fish. But she dreams that in the new country she will at last be safe from the Russian soldiers and their harsh treatment of the Jews. America, " the girl repeated.
HushPuffin Books #ad - Speak. Now, everything is different. And evie, struggling to find her way in a new city where kids aren't friendly and the terrain is as unfamiliar as her name, wonders who she is. Her family has been forced to move to a new place and change their identities. Square Fish. Once her name was Toswiah. Her only sister is making secret plans to leave.
Hush #ad - But that's not all that has changed. Her mother leaves teaching behind and clings to a new-found religion. Dell Yearling. Once she had a best friend, a happy home and a loving grandmother living nearby. Her once lively father has become depressed and quiet. Jacqueline woodson weaves a fascinating portrait of a thoughtful young girl's coming of age in a world turned upside down A National Book Award Finalist Delacorte Press Books for Young Readers.
. A powerfully moving novel from a three-time newbery honor-winning authorJacqueline Woodson is the 2018-2019 National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature Evie Thomas is not who she used to be.
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No Promises in the WindBerkley #ad - Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! . At fifteen years of age, Josh has to make his own way through a country of angry and frightened people. Tracking provided on most orders. From the newbery award-winning author of across Five Aprils and Up a Road Slowly comes a tale of a brave young man’s struggle to find his own strength during the Great Depression.
A powerfully moving story. Chicago daily newsin 1932, american's dreams were simple: a job, a place to sleep, food to eat, and shoes without holes. Delacorte Press Books for Young Readers. Condition: New. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. Dell Yearling. This is the story of a young man’s struggle to find a life for himself in the most turbulent of times.
No Promises in the Wind #ad - Speak. Hyperion Kids. But for millions of people these simple needs were nothing more than dreams. Isbn13: 9780425099698. Square Fish.
Stand TallSpeak #ad - Tree, copes with his parents' recent divorce and his failure as an athlete by helping his grandfather, a six-foot-three-inch twelve-year-old, a Vietnam vet and recent amputee, and Sophie, a new girl at school. Condition: New. Dell Yearling. Isbn13: 9780425099698. Tracking provided on most orders. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold!
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RibbonsPuffin Books #ad - Hyperion Kids. If you asked her, Robin would say that ballet means everything to her. But no one's asking Robin. Not her grandmother, a demanding woman who can barely walk. Dell Yearling. It's hard for robin to hide her resentment of this foreign grandmother who's changed her whole life. Speak. Condition: New. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold!
Speak. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. And now, robin is even losing touch with her ballet friends, who are moving on without her. Square Fish. Tracking provided on most orders. Then robin uncovers a secret that leads to a new understanding of the many ways in which she and her tough old grandmother are alike.
Ribbons #ad - An appealing story that draws readers into the world of ballet, while offering an authentic and sometimes amusing look at the dynamics of Chinese-American family life. School library journal"Kids who appreciate a story about fighting for one's dream will enjoy Robin's saga. The bulletin of the center for Children's Books Delacorte Press Books for Young Readers.
Not her parents, who can no longer afford ballet lessons because all of their money is going toward bringing Robin's Chinese grandmother to America. Isbn13: 9780425099698.