Naya Nuki: Shoshoni Girl Who Ran

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Naya Nuki: Shoshoni Girl Who Ran By Kenneth Thomasma, Eunice Hundley (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kenneth Thomasma, Eunice Hundley (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780801088681
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Published: Baker Books - April 1st, 1983

This is the incredible tale of a smart, tough, and courageous girl, defying odds with all her strength. That is was inspired by a true story makes it even more impressive, and very moving. [Raissa]


The Boatmaker

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The Boatmaker By John Benditt Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781935639985
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Published: Tin House Books - March 3rd, 2015

A stirring, lyrical allegory full of strong characters, incredible description, and very real dialogue. The poet's debut novel is just excellent. [Mike]


Adventures of Beekle: the Unimaginary Friend

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The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend (Caldecott Medal Winner) By Dan Santat Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316199988
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 8th, 2014

Beautiful illustrations! Fun and poignant read! This is a great take on the childhood tradition of imaginary friends from the perspective of a yet-to-be-imagined friend. [Jennifer]


Spoon River Anthology

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Spoon River Anthology: 100th Anniversary Edition By Edgar Lee Masters, John Hollander (Introduction by), Ronald Primeau (Afterword by) Cover Image
By Edgar Lee Masters, John Hollander (Introduction by), Ronald Primeau (Afterword by)
$8.95
ISBN: 9780451530585
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Published: Signet - July 3rd, 2007

It's been 100 years since Masters published his seminal work. Told through the voices of dead residents of a fictional Illinois town, Masters weaves familial, municipal, and historical tales into an important collection that helps usher American poetry into the modern era. [Mike]


Blood Lyrics

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Blood Lyrics: Poems By Katie Ford Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555976927
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Published: Graywolf Press - October 21st, 2014

One part meditations on the birth of her daughter, one part meditations on war, Ford's latest collection of poetry is lyrical, introspective, sometimes dark, but always accomplished. One of 2014's better collections. [Mike]


The Smallest Girl in the Smallest Grade

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The Smallest Girl in the Smallest Grade By Justin Roberts, Christian Robinson (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780399257438
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - September 4th, 2014

Adorably illustrated and rhythmically written. This book reminds us all to pay attention and that kindness is the most important thing we have to share. Lovely. [Jennifer]


Hocus Pocus

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Hocus Pocus By Kurt Vonnegut Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780425130216
Published: Berkley - November 1st, 1991

It's irreverent, funny, subversive, opinionated, curious Vonnegut, casting a wry eye over society and its unsettling future. My favorite Vonnegut. [Raissa]


Charlotte's Web

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Charlotte's Web: A Newbery Honor Award Winner By E. B. White, Garth Williams (Illustrator), Kate DiCamillo Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780064400558
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Published: HarperCollins - April 10th, 2012

A 'terrific' story about 'some pig' named Wilbur and the spider who altruistically saves him. Charlotte is one of my all-time literary she-roes. A great book for beginning and expert readers alike. One of the best books ever! [Mike]


The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing

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The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing (The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up) By Marie Kondo Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781607747307
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Published: Ten Speed Press - October 14th, 2014

Kondo's philosophy of inspiration and joy is infinitely more exciting than typical attempts at cleaning and purging. An inspirational approach to tackling material excess. [Raissa]


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