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American Libraries

The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.


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160 p. : 20 cm
Topics: English language -- Rhetoric, English language -- Style, Report writing
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Oct 15, 2019 Monroe, Barbara Jean, 1948-
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xiv, 154 p. : 24 cm
Topics: English language -- Composition and exercises -- Study and teaching -- United States, English...
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Jan 9, 2019 Roland, Marie-Claude
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219 pages ; 23 cm
Topics: Résumés (Employment) -- Handbooks, manuals, etc, English language -- Textbooks for foreign...
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Jul 31, 2018 Díaz, Katacha
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16 pages : 17 x 21 cm
Topics: English language -- Composition and exercises, Limited English Proficiency, English language --...
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256 pages ; 19 cm
Topics: French language -- Dictionaries -- English, English language -- Dictionaries -- French, English...
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Jul 18, 2018 Iacone, Salvatore J., author
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[6], 256 pages ; 22 cm
Topics: Business writing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc, Business communication -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,...
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Sep 25, 2015 Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888
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Sequel to: Little men
Topics: Large type books, Boarding schools, Schools, Family life, Large type books, Large type books
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Mar 10, 2015 Schwartz, Amy
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A young boy shares all of the things he learned and how he changed in second grade, what he still wonders about, and what he hopes to accomplish when he is in third grade
Topics: Learning, Schools, Learning, Schools, Learning, Schools
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Feb 25, 2015 Horse, Harry
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Little Rabbit takes his favorite toy, Charlie Horse, along for his first day of school and when there is trouble, he blames it all on Charlie
Topics: First day of school, Schools, Behavior, Rabbits, Toys
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Aug 26, 2014 David Wilton
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Topics: English language -- Etymology, Language and languages -- Folklore
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Jul 16, 2014 Clive Upton
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Topic: English language -- Rhyme -- Dictionaries
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May 22, 2014 Hammack, Floyd M
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: High schools, Education, Secondary, Educational change
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May 15, 2014 Peggy Moss
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Topics: Bullies -- Fiction., Assertiveness (Psychology) -- Fiction., Schools -- Fiction.
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Feb 12, 2014 Mercado, Nancy E., 1975-
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An anthology of ten humorous short stories about life in school, written by well-known authors of children's books
Topics: Schools, Children's stories, American, Schools, Short stories, Humorous stories, Children's...
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Feb 12, 2014 Stanley, George Edward; Murdocca, Sal
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Works issued back-to-back and inverted
Topics: Schools, Envelopes (Stationery), Earwax, Handkerchiefs, Schools, Mystery and detective stories,...
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Dec 13, 2013 Pam Peters
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Topics: English language -- Usage -- Dictionaries., English language -- United States -- Usage --...
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Jul 18, 2013 Nelson, Blake, 1960-
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Originally published: New York : Viking/Penguin, 2003
Topics: High schools, Schools, Interpersonal relations, Newspapers, Conduct of life, High schools, Schools,...
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Jun 3, 2013 Jean Claude Corbeil
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Topics: Picture dictionaries, French., Picture dictionaries, English., French language -- Dictionaries --...
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May 28, 2013 McDonald, Megan; Reynolds, Peter, 1961-; Isabel Mendoza
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When Judy Moody gets serious about protecting the environment, her little brother Stink thinks she is overdoing it, but she manages to inspire her third grade class to undertake an award-winning, environment-saving project
Topics: Juvenile Fiction, Fiction, Children's Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction, Virginia, Spanish: Kindergarten,...
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Dec 17, 2012 Bragg, Melvyn, 1939-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [303]-312) and index
Topic: English language
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Dec 13, 2012 Klein, Abby; McKinley, John, 1956- ill
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When Freddy falls out of a tree and breaks his arm, he finds inspiration for his oral report on nocturnal animals
Topics: Homework, Fractures, Schools, Bats
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Nov 30, 2012 Galván, Javier A., 1965-; Schier, Helga
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"Contents revised and updated in 2004"--T.p. verso
Topic: English language
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Nov 27, 2012 Lea, Christine. Oxford colour Spanish dictionary; Oxford University Press
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Rev. ed. of: The Oxford colour Spanish dictionary / Christine Lea
Topics: Spanish language, English language
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Nov 13, 2012 Robinson, Barbara, 1927-
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Grade 3+
Topics: Halloween, Brothers and sisters, Schools, Humorous stories
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Sep 26, 2012 Kay Winters
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Topics: Teachers -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction
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Aug 13, 2012 Lesley Ely
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Topics: Autism -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction
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Aug 10, 2012 Henry Winkler
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Topics: Schools -- Fiction, Japanese -- Fiction, Cookery, Mexican -- Fiction, Learning disabilities --...
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Jul 11, 2012 Lynch, Chris, 1962-
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Thirteen-year-old Earl Pryor is much too big for his age, and much too powerful for the anger that rages within him when classmates tease him, the girl he likes disappoints him, or his parents' problems get too real
Topics: Dysfunctional families, Anger, Violence, Schools, Interpersonal relations, Anger, Violence, Coming...
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Jun 20, 2012 Wolff, Tobias, 1945-
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Determined to fit in at his New England prep school, the narrator has learned to mimic the bearing and manners of his adoptive tribe while concealing as much as possible about himself. His final year, however, unravels everything he's achieved, and steers his destiny in directions no one could have predicted. The school's mystique is rooted in Literature, and for many boys this becomes an obsession, editing the review and competing for the attention of visiting writers whose fame helps to...
Topics: Preparatory school students, Preparatory schools, Creative writing, Teenage boys, Authors
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May 10, 2012 Cormier, Robert
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Originally published: New York : Pantheon Books, c1974
Topics: High schools, Schools, High schools, Schools
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May 7, 2012 Nancy Elizabeth Wallace
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Topics: Valentine's Day -- Fiction., Schools -- Fiction., Rabbits -- Fiction.
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May 4, 2012 Kate McMullan
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Topics: Schools -- Fiction, Knights and knighthood -- Fiction, Dragons -- Fiction, Theater -- Fiction
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May 4, 2012 Flood, Pansie Hart; Wummer, Amy, illustrator
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Already so worried about the big second grade test that his stomach is upset, seven-year-old Tiger Turcotte, whose parents are Black, Meherrin Indian, and Hispanic, gets stuck on the question about race
Topics: Race awareness, Racially mixed people, Test anxiety, Schools, Race awareness, Racially mixed...
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May 4, 2012 Sheldon, Dyan
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Originally published: Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 1999
Topics: Identity (Philosophical concept), Interpersonal relations, High schools, Schools, Identity,...
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May 4, 2012 Eve Bunting
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Topics: Schools, Juvenile Fiction, Bunting, Eve, Children's Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction, Children: Kindergarten,...
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May 4, 2012 Nancy E. Krulik
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Topics: Models (Persons) -- Fiction, Best friends -- Fiction, Friendship -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction,...
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May 3, 2012 Jim Benton
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Topics: Dogs -- Fiction., Science -- Experiments -- Fiction., Valentine's Day -- Fiction., Schools --...
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May 3, 2012 Laurie B. Friedman
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Topics: Moving, Household -- Fiction., First day of school -- Fiction., Schools -- Fiction., Family life --...
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Apr 19, 2012 Spirn, Michele; Allen, Joy, illustrator
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"This edition is available for distribution only through the school market."--Back cover
Topics: Theater, Schools, Schools, Theater
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In Wisconsin, fourth-grader Ida B spends happy hours being home-schooled and playing in her family's apple orchard, until her mother begins treatment for breast cancer and her parents must sell part of the orchard and send her to public school
Topics: Family life, Schools, Nature, Sick, Cancer, Orchards
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Apr 9, 2012 McMullan, Kate; Basso, Bill, ill
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When a wizard's spell goes awry and turns Wiglaf and his friends, Angus and Eric, into dragons, they spend a few days at Dragon Slackers Academy--a school for dragons with bad attitudes
Topics: Wizards, Dragons, Schools
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Apr 4, 2012 Myracle, Lauren, 1969-
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The year between turning eleven and turning twelve bring many changes for Winnie and her friends
Topics: Friendship, Schools, Family
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pt. 1. The Kingsbridge Heights School, P.S. 86, the Bronx, New York -- pt. 2. Aland, Finland
Topics: Biography: general, Music, Secondary schools, Teaching Personnel, Instruction and study,...
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Apr 2, 2012 Harrison, Lisi
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Wealthy Massie is determined to exclude middle class Claire, the daughter of her father's old friend, from her seventh-grade clique at a very exclusive private school in Westchester, New York, but after Massie steals her only friend, Claire strikes back
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Topics: Cliques (Sociology), Social classes, Middle schools, Schools, Cliques (Sociology), Social classes,...
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Mar 1, 2012 Karen English
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Topics: Schools -- Fiction., San Francisco (Calif.) -- Fiction.
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Feb 23, 2012 Nancy E. Krulik
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Topics: Track and field -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Teamwork (Sports) -- Fiction, Magic -- Fiction
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Feb 16, 2012 Melissa Kantor
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Topics: Seduction -- Fiction, Interpersonal relations -- Fiction, Dating (Social customs) -- Fiction, High...
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Feb 14, 2012 Park, Barbara, author; Brunkus, Denise, illustrator
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Originally published: New York : Random House, 2003
Topics: Cheating (Education), Schools, Cheating, Humorous stories, Humorous stories, Cheating (Education),...
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Feb 14, 2012 Stine, R. L
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"A Parachute Press book."
Topics: Ghouls and ogres, Ghosts, Ghouls and ogres, Demoniac possession, Schools, Ghouls and ogres
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Feb 13, 2012 Tyne O'Connell
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Topics: Interpersonal relations -- Fiction, Fencing -- Fiction, Boarding schools -- Fiction, Princes --...
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Feb 13, 2012 Pollet, Alison
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Life in New York in the 1980s is made more difficult for a middle school girl by problems at home and at school
Topics: Preparatory schools, Schools, Family problems, Preparatory schools, Schools, Family problems
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Jan 13, 2012 Kate McMullan
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Topics: Ghosts -- Fiction, Knights and knighthood -- Fiction, Sex role -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction
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Jan 3, 2012 Zoey Dean
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Topics: Interpersonal relations -- Fiction., High schools -- Fiction., Schools -- Fiction., Substance abuse...
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Jan 3, 2012 Codell, Esmé Raji, 1968-
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Originally published: New York : Hyperion Books For Children, ©2003
Topics: Self-esteem, Authorship, Teacher-student relationships, Schools, African Americans, Self-esteem,...
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"With academic material for AP exams, gifted and talented education, English language learners, recitals and slams, vocabulary enrichment & all English classes teaching poetry."
Topics: Poetry, English language, Hip-hop
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Dec 2, 2011 Pascal, Francine
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"A Paula Wiseman book."
Topics: Cliques (Sociology), High schools, Schools, Bullies, Revenge
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Nov 21, 2011 Mason, Jane B; Hines-Stephens, Sarah
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Topics: Princesses, Schools, Characters and characteristics in literature, Princesses, Schools, Characters...
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Nov 4, 2011 Rosa, Alfred F; Eschholz, Paul A
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Includes index
Topics: Language Arts & Disciplines, Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy, Language, Composition...
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Oct 24, 2011 Figueroa, Acton; Cosby, Bill, 1937-; Kipps, Charles
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Doris is having trouble making friends at school. When Fat Albert and the boys hear her crying, they climb right out of her TV set and into her living room! Can Fat Albert get Doris to finally start believing in herself? When Fat Albert is on your side, anything is possible
Topics: Juvenile Easy Readers, Juvenile Fiction, Children's 4-8 - Fiction - General, Children: Grades 1-2,...
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Oct 21, 2011 Look, Lenore; Wilsdorf, Anne, ill
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"An Anne Schwartz Book."
Topics: Chinese Americans, Chinese Americans, Neighborhoods, Friendship, Family life, Schools
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Oct 17, 2011 Robb, Diane Burton; Piazza, Gail, 1956- ill
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Learning to read is a great struggle for Adam, but with expert help, hard work, and belief in himself, he wins "The Alphabet War." Includes information about dyslexia
Topics: Dyslexia, Schools
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Oct 17, 2011 Millman, Isaac
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"Frances Foster books"
Topics: Deaf, Schools, Theater, Friendship
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Sequel to: Bloody Jack
Topics: Orphans, Sex role, Friendship, Schools
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Sep 26, 2011 Fawcett, Susan
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Includes index
Topics: English language, Report writing, College readers, College readers, College readers, English...
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Sep 21, 2011 Cruikshank, Jeffrey L
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Topics: Business teachers, Police, Children of the rich, Drowning victims, Business schools, College...
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Sep 13, 2011 Child, Lauren
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When Lola is worried about starting school, her older brother Charlie reassures her
Topics: First day of school, Schools, Brothers and sisters
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Sep 9, 2011 Von Ziegesar, Cecily
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Chronicles the spring break activities of two wealthy teenagers, Serena and Blair, and their group of friends, all of whom attend exclusive private schools in Manhattan
Topics: Interpersonal relations, High schools, Wealth, Schools
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Aug 24, 2011 Sutherland, Tui, 1978-
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"Based on A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare."
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Interpersonal relations, Theater, High schools, Schools
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Aug 15, 2011 Johnson, Maureen, 1973-
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The friendship of three high school girls and their relationships with their friends and families are tested when two of them fall in love with each other
Topics: Lesbians, Friendship, Coming out (Sexual orientation), Families, High schools, Schools, Family...
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Aug 5, 2011 Peterson, Linda H; Brereton, John C
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: College readers, Exposition (Rhetoric), English language, Report writing
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Jul 29, 2011 Robinson, Barbara, 1927-2013
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Grade 3+
Topics: Halloween, Brothers and sisters, Schools, Humorous stories, Halloween, Brothers and sisters,...
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Jul 20, 2011 Dower, Laura
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Move over star sleuths, Madison has traded in her laptop for a magnifying glass! After seeing a marathon of the TV show Crime Time, Maddie becomes convinced there are plenty of mysteries to solve in Far Hills. But what starts out as fun and games becomes more serious when she stumbles onto a real mystery
Topics: Teenagers, Middle schools, Schools, Mystery and detective stories, Teenagers
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Jul 20, 2011 Lawlor, Laurie; Himler, Ronald, ill
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Living on the nineteenth-century Indiana frontier with his parents and irritable older sister Louise, six-year-old Beansie dreads his first day of school, but his resilience surprises even his sister
Topics: Frontier and pioneer life, Schools, Brothers and sisters
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Jul 19, 2011 Kline, Suzy; Remkiewicz, Frank
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"Ages 7 & up"--Page 4 of cover
Topics: Honesty, Mushrooms, Schools, Honesty, Mushrooms, Schools, Honesty, Mushrooms, Schools
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Jul 6, 2011 Byars, Betsy Cromer; Duffey, Betsy; Myers, Laurie; Howard, Arthur, ill
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The students in Mr. Magro's class submit stories for the SOS file about their biggest emergencies, and then they read them aloud for extra credit
Topics: Storytelling, Schools