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Andrew Clements followed up the wildly successful novel, Frindle, with a series of school stories with main characters working to push through adversity. The School Story is about two middle school girls who are determined to show that they have what it takes to...
The One and Only Ivan is a favorite book of mine. I was so excited to learn that Katherine Applegate wrote a sequel, this time showcasing Bob, Ivan's loyal stray dog companion. Applegate takes the heartwarming, humorous, and thought-provoking recipe of her creation of...
A Taste of Blackberries by Doris Buchanan Smith is a poignant tale of friendship and loss. It is a great book to use in your classroom or homeschool for a whole class novel study, small book groups, or individual book studies. A Taste of Blackberries was published in...
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