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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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Feb 21, 2020 McAnulty, Stacy, author
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293 pages : 22 cm
Topics: People with mental disabilities -- Fiction, School stories, Interpersonal relations, Home...
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Oct 5, 2019 Kashyap, Keshni
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242 p. : 22 cm
Topics: California, Southern -- Fiction, Individuality -- Fiction, Graphic novels, High schools -- Fiction,...
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Oct 5, 2019 Spencer, Nick
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1 v. (unpaged) : 26 cm
Topics: High school students -- Comic books, strips, etc, Boarding schools -- Comic books, strips, etc,...
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Jul 11, 2019 De Groat, Diane
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1 volume (unpaged) : 27 cm
Topics: Earth Day -- Juvenile fiction, Environmental protection -- Juvenile fiction, Creative ability --...
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Jun 10, 2019 Stevens, Janet, author, illustrator
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1 volume (unpaged) : 30 cm
Topics: Pens -- Juvenile fiction, Office equipment and supplies -- Juvenile fiction, Schools -- Juvenile...
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Jul 25, 2018 Peirce, Lincoln
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216 p. : 22 cm
Topics: Contests -- Fiction, Middle schools -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Scouting (Youth activity) --...
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Jul 17, 2018 Holub, Joan
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272 p. ; 20 cm
Topics: Artemis (Greek deity) -- Juvenile fiction, Artemis (Greek deity) -- Fiction, Apollo (Deity) --...
Source: Sony Alpha-A6300 (Control)
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May 8, 2018 Walden, Mark, author
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Topics: H.I.V.E (Imaginary organization), Artificial intelligence, Genius, Good and evil, Schools,...
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Mar 14, 2016 Peirce, Lincoln; Peirce, Lincoln. Big Nate. Selections
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Collects sixth-grader Nate Wright's adventures with his best friends, Francis and Teddy, exchange student, Artur, and annoying teacher's pet, Gina
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Topics: Big Nate (Fictitious character), Middle schools, Friendship, Schools, Cartoons and comics,...
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Aug 17, 2015 Shepard, Sara, 1977-
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Rule number one of being an effective stalker: get to know your prey, the trouble they get into, the messes they make, and the secrets they keep. Hanna's desperate for a very personal session with her gym trainer. Emily is number one on Santa's naughty list. Aria's old flame from Iceland is about to land her in hot water. And Spencer's resorting to some backhanded tactics to get what she wants
Topics: Friendship, Conduct of life, High schools, Schools, Friendship, Conduct of life, High schools,...
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Jul 30, 2015 Simon, Charnan
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Lucy has her life planned out: she'll graduate and then join her boyfriend, Luke, at college in Austin. She'll become a Spanish teacher, and they'll get married. Deciding there's no reason to wait, and despite trying to be careful, Lucy gets pregnant. Now, none of Lucy's options are part of her picture-perfect plan. Together, she and Luke will have to make the most difficult decision of their lives
Topics: Pregnancy, High schools, Schools, Teenage pregnancy, Pregnancy, High schools, Teenage pregnancy
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Jul 27, 2015 Russell, Rachel Renee
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When scholarship student Nikki Maxwell, whose father is the school exterminator, decides to enter the talent show at her expensive private school, her nemesis MacKenzie threatens to reveal Nikki's status to the rest of the school
Topics: Talent shows, Friendship, Popularity, Middle schools, Schools, Diaries
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Jul 14, 2015 Lowry, Lois; Thomas, Middy Chilman, 1931- ill
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When her second-grade classmates are envious of the three students who are going away on winter vacation, the creative and ingenious Gooney Bird Greene thinks of a geography activity to cheer them all up
Topics: Schools, U.S. states
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Mar 17, 2015 Sawyer, Kim Vogel
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When high school sophomore Katy Lambright is invited to the Homecoming Dance, she must find a way to reconcile her desire to be popular with her mennonites beliefs
Topics: Mennonites, Mennonites, Christian life, Individuality, Dating (Social customs), High schools,...
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Wilson's Children, October 2010
Topics: Popularity, Best friends, Friendship, Schools, Scrapbooks, Popularity, Best friends, Friendship,...
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Feb 26, 2015 Wells, Rosemary
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Ages 3-6
Topics: Alligators, Behavior, Interpersonal relations, Kindergarten, Schools
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Feb 25, 2015 Urdahl, Catherine; Kemble, Mai S., ill
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On the first day of kindergarten, Polka-dot uses the fix-it kit her grandpa has prepared for her to help her make a friend
Topics: First day of school, Kindergarten, Grandparent and child, Schools, Repairing, Friendship, First day...
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Feb 24, 2015 Edwardson, Debby Dahl
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Ages 12 up
Topics: Indians of North America, Indians of North America, Interpersonal relations, Catholic schools,...
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Feb 24, 2015 Tsang, Evonne; Görrissen, Janina, ill
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St. Petersburg High school juniors Dicey Bell, a baseball star, and Jack Chen, who loves science and role-playing games, discover a mutual attraction when paired for a project, but on their first date, a zombie-producing fungus sends them on the run
Topics: Graphic novels, Interpersonal relations, Zombies, High schools, Schools, Chinese Americans, Horror...
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Feb 3, 2015 Simon, Coco
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Ages 8-12
Topics: Middle school students, Friendship, Cupcakes, Baking, Interpersonal relations, Interpersonal...
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Feb 3, 2015 Simon, Coco
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Ages 8-12
Topics: Friendship, Middle school students, Cupcakes, Baking, Interpersonal relations, Softball, Middle...
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Oct 21, 2014 Simone Elkeles
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Topics: Mexican Americans, Gangs, High schools, Schools, Juvenile fiction, Family life, Fiction
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Oct 13, 2014 Erin Dionne
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Topics: Family life, Marching bands, Fathers and daughters, Interpersonal relations, Musicians, High...
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Sep 12, 2014 Ursu, Anne; McGuire, Erin, ill
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"Hazel and Jack are best friends until an accident with a magical mirror and a run-in with a villainous queen find Hazel on her own, entering an enchanted wood in the hopes of saving Jack's life" -- Provided by publisher
Topics: Magic mirrors, Friendship, Rescues, Children, Magic, Mirrors, Best friends, Friendship, Rescues,...
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Jul 11, 2014 Bass, Karen, 1962-; Peetoom, Laura
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"Edited by Laura Peetoom"--T.p. verso
Topics: High school, Teenagers, Women drummers (Musicians), Rock groups, High schools, Schools, Identity,...
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Jun 3, 2014 Johnson, J. J., 1973-
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Having always been homeschooled by her counterculture mother, Evie has decided to spend her senior year at the local public high school, an experience that challenges her preconceptions about friendship, boundaries, and power
Topics: High schools, Schools, Hippies, Individuality, Interpersonal relations
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May 14, 2014 Herbach, Geoff
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Sequel: Nothing special
Topics: Family problems, Emotional problems, High schools, Schools, Football, Dysfunctional families,...
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Mar 19, 2014 Zevin, Gabrielle
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In a dystopian future where chocolate and caffeine are contraband, teenage cellphone use is illegal, and water and paper are carefully rationed, sixteen-year-old Anya Balanchine finds herself thrust unwillingly into the spotlight as heir apparent to an important New York City crime family
Topics: Organized crime, Celebrities, High schools, Schools, Family life, Science fiction
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Jul 16, 2013 Sitomer, Alan Lawrence
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All Bobby Connor wants is to survive middle school, but puberty is making that difficult for him as his body conspires against him
Topics: Puberty, Penis, Middle schools, Schools, Interpersonal relations, Family life, Humorous stories
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Apr 29, 2013 Stilton, Thea; Battan, Alessandro, 1974-
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"Original title: Grosso guaio a New York"--T.p. verso
Topics: Stilton, Thea, Stilton, Thea, Mice, Journalists, Schools, Mice, Journalists, Schools, Teachers,...
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Feb 20, 2013 Hautman, Pete, 1952-
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June is starting at her sixth school in four years when she meets Wes, who has just broken up with a girlfriend, and although they do not share an instant or intense connection, attraction turns to love and they wonder where it will lead
Topics: Dating (Social customs), High schools, Schools, Moving, Household, Family life, Dating (Social...
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Dec 14, 2012 Charlotte Bacon
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Topics: Interns (Education), Fiction, High school students, Crimes against, Boarding schools
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Dec 10, 2012 Korman, Gordon
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Reprint. Originally published: ©1996. With additional material
Topics: Chickens, Science projects, Hockey stories, Schools, Hockey, Humorous stories, Hockey, Schools,...
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Sep 8, 2012 Seifert, Christine
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The whole school is freaking out about PROFILE, an experimental program that can predict students' future behavior. The only question Daphne wants answered is whether Jesse will ask her out, but he's a Predicted, and there's something about his future he's not telling her
Topics: Forecasting, Prophecies, Secrets, Young adult fiction, Forecasting, Prophecies, Secrets, Science...
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Aug 23, 2012 Scottoline, Lisa
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Topics: Mothers and daughters, Bullying in schools, Motherhood
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Aug 21, 2012 Lili St. Crow
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Topics: Werewolves, Psychic ability, Vampires, Schools, Supernatural, Orphans, Fiction
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Aug 14, 2012 Eva Gray
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Topics: Teenage girls, Science fiction, Juvenile fiction, Fiction, Private schools, Wilderness survival,...
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Jul 12, 2012 Night, P. J
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Reprint. Originally published: New York : Simon Spotlight, 2011
Topics: Ghost stories, Interpersonal relations, Middle schools, Schools, Interpersonal realtions,...
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Jun 26, 2012 Jeff Kinney
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Topics: Humorous stories, Middle schools, Diaries, JUVENILE FICTION / Humorous Stories, Family life,...
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May 16, 2012 Holub, Joan; Williams, Suzanne, 1953-
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Ages 8-12
Topics: Aphrodite (Greek deity), Atalanta (Greek mythology), Beauty, Personal, Goddesses, Greek, Gods,...
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May 7, 2012 Ellen Schreiber
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Topics: Clubs, Vampires, High schools, Schools, Juvenile fiction, Fiction
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May 7, 2012 Woon, Yvonne
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After her parents die under mysterious circumstances, sixteen-year-old Renee Winters is sent from California to an old-fashioned boarding school in Maine, where she meets a fellow student to whom she seems strangely connected
Topics: Boarding schools, Schools, Immortality, Paranormal fiction, Supernatural, Schools, Immortality,...
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May 7, 2012 John Shea
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Topics: Organized crime, Mothers and sons, Conduct of life, Boxing, Single-parent families, Fiction, High...
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May 7, 2012 Harris, Carrie
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Future physician Kate Grable is horrified when her high school's football coach gives team members steroids, but the drugs turn players into zombies and Kate must find an antidote before the flesh-eating monsters get to her or her friends
Topics: Zombies, Football, Steroids, High schools, Schools, Horror stories, Zombies, Steroids, High...
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May 7, 2012 Lynn Viehl
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Topics: Brothers and sisters, Vampires, Household Moving, Schools, Orphans, High schools, Fiction
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May 7, 2012 Lisi Harrison
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Topics: Schools, Friendship, Juvenile fiction, Social classes, Cliques (Sociology), Fiction
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May 3, 2012 Jones, Carrie; Wedel, Steven E
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When Alan, a half-Navajo in touch with the spiritual mysticism of his ancestors, meets Aimee, a gifted psychic in his new high school, they realize they've had precognitive dreams of each other and that they must confront an evil spirit that has been responsible for mysterious deaths in the river in their small Maine town for hundreds of years and which is now haunting Alan's cousin Courtney
Topics: Demoniac possession, Supernatural, Psychic ability, Navajo Indians, Indians of North America, High...
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Mar 5, 2012 Drago, Ty
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When the living dead invade Philadelphia, Will Ritter and a group of teenage resistance fighters, known as the Undertakers, are the only ones that can see them to stop the invasion
Topics: Zombies, Zombies, Middle schools, Schools, Survival, Zombies, Middle schools, Fiction, Adventure...
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Nov 4, 2011 Moss, Jenny, 1958-
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In 1985 in Clear Lake, Texas, home of the Johnson Space Center, high school senior Annie Porter struggles with her desire to become a poet, but her resolve to pursue her dream is strengthened when she meets Christa McAuliffe, the first teacher to go into space
Topics: McAuliffe, Christa, 1948-1986, Challenger (Spacecraft), Self-realization, Poetry, Interpersonal...
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Oct 28, 2011 Haines, Carolyn
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Originally published in hardcover: New York : Minotaur Books, 2010
Topics: Delaney, Sarah Booth (Fictitious character), Women private investigators, Cooking schools, Beauty...
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Sep 13, 2011 Patrick, Cat
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Sixteen-year-old London Lane forgets everything each night and must use notes to struggle through the day, even to recall her wonderful boyfriend, but she "remembers" future events and as her "flashforwards" become more disturbing she realizes she must learn more about the past lest it destroy her future
Topics: Memory, High schools, Schools, Dating (Social customs), Family life
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Aug 5, 2011 Kantor, Melissa
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Author Amanda Valentino is a fictitious character
Topics: Missing children, High schools, Schools
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Fourteen-year-old Kevin is very good at lying and doing so makes life easier, but when he finds himself in big trouble with his friends, family, and teachers, he must find a way to end his lies forever
Topics: Honesty, Interpersonal relations, Middle schools, Schools, Family problems, Humorous stories