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Better Nate Than Ever Cover Image
ISBN: 9781534429130
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 18th, 2018

“The Nate series by Tim Federle is a wonderful evocation of what it’s like to be a theater kid.

Stand Up, Yumi Chung! Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525554998
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Published: Puffin Books - March 16th, 2021

One lie snowballs into a full-blown double life in this irresistible story about an aspiring stand-up comedian.

The Mortification of Fovea Munson Cover Image
By Mary Winn Heider, Chi Birmingham (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781368008334
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - June 4th, 2019

With a madcap sense of humor and a lot of heart (not to mention other body parts), The Mortification of Fovea Munson is a story about finding oneself, finding one's friends, and embracing the moment.

Echo Cover Image
ISBN: 9780439874021
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Published: Scholastic Press - February 24th, 2015

2016 Newbery Honor BookNew York Times BestsellerAn impassioned, uplifting, and virtuosic tour de force from a treasured storyteller!

Lost and alone in a forbidden forest, Otto meets three mysterious sisters and suddenly finds himself entwined in a puzzling quest involving a prophecy, a promise, and a harmonica.Decades later, Friedrich in Germany, Mike in Pennsylvania, and Ivy in Calif

Like Vanessa Cover Image
ISBN: 9781580898997
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Published: Charlesbridge - March 5th, 2019

Middle graders will laugh and cry with thirteen-year-old Vanessa Martin as she tries to be like Vanessa Williams, the first black Miss America.