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Death of Jayson Porter

By: Adoff, Jaime

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Jump at the Sun: 2008

Edition: First printing

Seller ID: 7084

ISBN: 1423106911

Condition: New


259 pp. signed by Adoff on the title page. Sixteen-year-old Jayson Porter wants to believe things will get better. But the harsh realities of his life never seem to change. Living in the inland-Florida projects with his abusive mother, he tries unsuccessfully to fit in at his predominately white school, while struggling to maintain even a thread of a relationship with his drug-addicted father. As the pressure mounts, there's only one thing Jayson feels he has control o... View more info

Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Little Brown & Co: 2007

Edition: Advance Reading Copy

Seller ID: 005100

ISBN: 031600202x

Condition: Fine


Advance Reading Copy in wraps, signed by Sherman Alexie, National Book Award winner for Young People's Literature. View more info

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Chains : Seeds of America

By: Anderson, Laurie Halse

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2008

Edition: First printing

Seller ID: 7010

ISBN: 1416905855

Condition: Fine


316 pp. Signed by Laurie Halse Anderson on the title page. View more info

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Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation

By: Anderson, M. T.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, U.S.A., Candlewick Pr: 2006

Edition: Advance Reading Copy

Seller ID: 005068

ISBN: 0763624020

Condition: Fine


Advance Reading Copy, softcover with marketing information on the back cover. Winner of the National Book Award for Young People's Literature. View more info

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Peter and the Shadow Thieves

By: Barry, Dave; Pearson, Ridley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Hyperion Books for Children: 2006

Seller ID: 005097

ISBN: 078683787x

Condition: New


First edition, second printing, signed by Pearson on the half-title page. Jacket protected in mylar. View more info

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Dreidels on the Brain

By: Ben Izzy, Joel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Dial: 2016

Seller ID: 12503

ISBN: 0803740972

Condition: New


As he tries to survive Hannukah 1971 in the suburbs of Los Angeles, middle-school magician Joel learns to appreciate life's small miracles with the help of an unusual stranger he meets on a bus"-- View more info

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Fat Angie

By: Charlton-Trujillo, e.E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Somerville, Mass., Candlewick Press: 2013

Edition: Second printing

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 10078

ISBN: 0763661198

Condition: New


Signed by Ms. Charlton-Trujillo on the half-title page. Winner of a 2014 Stonewall Book Award, no sticker on jacket. Fat Angie's sister was captured in Iraq, she's the resident laughingstock at school, and her therapist tells her to count instead of eat. Can a daring new girl in her life really change anything? View more info

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Bucking The Sarge

By: Curtis, Christopher Paul

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A., Wendy Lamb Books: 2004

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 004331

ISBN: 0385323077

Condition: New


First printing, signed by Christopher Paul Curtis on the title page. View more info

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Out of My Mind

By: Draper, Sharon M

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 2010

Seller ID: 7780

ISBN: 141697170X

Condition: New


From a multiple Coretta Scott King Award-winning author comes the story of a brilliant girl that no one knows about because she cannot speak or write. View more info

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Eleanor Roosevelt, A Life of Discovery

By: Freedman, Russell

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, clarion Books: 1993

Edition: First

Seller ID: 12997

ISBN: 0899198627

Condition: Fine


The intriguing story of Eleanor Roosevelt told by an award-winning author traces the life of the former first lady, from her early childhood through the tumultuous years in the White House to her active role in the founding of the United Nations after World War II. 140 photos. View more info

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The Gifted Teen Survival Guide: Smart, Sharp, and Ready for (Almost) Anything 4th ed.

By: Galbraith; Judy; Delisle, Jim

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Free Spirit: 2011

Edition: 4

Seller ID: 12381

ISBN: 1575423812

Condition: Near Fine


Based on new surveys of nearly 1,500 gifted teens, this book is the ultimate guide to thriving in a world that doesn't always support or understand high ability. Full of surprising facts, survey results, step-by-step strategies, inspiring teen quotes, and insightful expert essays, the guide gives readers the tools they need to appreciate their giftedness as an asset and use it to make the most of who they are. The fourth edition has been revised for a new generation of h... View more info

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The Path of Names

By: Goelman, Ari

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Arthur Levine: 2013

Edition: First printing

Seller ID: 9625

ISBN: 0545474302

Condition: New


Thirteen-year-old Dahlia's reluctance about attending Camp Arava changes to wonder as strange things begin to happen, and soon she is connecting with David Schank, a student of the kabbala, and the maze he built at the camp in the 1930s. View more info

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Mines of the Minotaur: Book Three, The Companions Quartet Revised, 2nd edition

By: Golding, Julia

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Frost Wolf: 2007

Seller ID: 12382

ISBN: 1910426040

Condition: New


Connie is a Universal - she can talk to animals and mythical creatures. But something dark is calling to her, giving her dangerous power, and her best friend Col doesn't know what to do. When her strange behaviour means Connie is rejected by the Society for the Protection of Mythical Creatures - the very group of people who are supposed to protect her - she hides in an abandoned tin mine. There she is befriended by a blinded Minotaur, and feels safe amongst the other wou... View more info

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The Chimera's Curse: Book Four, The Companions Quartet

By: Golding, Julia

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Frost Wolf, Two Lions: 2007

Seller ID: 12383

ISBN: 1910426040

Condition: New


The final book in an eco-fantasy series about a secret society sworn to protect mythical creatures View more info

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Anthony Burns: The Defeat and Triumph of a Fugitive Slave

By: Hanilton, Virginia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1988

Edition: First

Seller ID: 12366

ISBN: 0394881850

Condition: Very Good++


Index, bibliography. former owner's name on ffep with a stamped number, otherwise, unmarked, crispa nd clean. Blue boards with gold cloth spine. Jacket has wear at the base of the spine. This true story is the historically accurate account of the escape, capture, and sensational Boston trial in 1854 of the fugitive slave Anthony Burns. "As he waits in jail and then is tried, and as his case galvanizes the abolitionist movement, Burns remembers his life in bondage ... View more info

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Addie on the Inside

By: Howe, James

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 2011

Edition: Second printing

Seller ID: 8715

ISBN: 141691384X

Condition: New


Signed by Howe on the title page. Outspoken thirteen-year-old Addie Carle learns about love, loss, and staying true to herself as she navigates seventh grade, enjoys a visit from her grandmother, fights with her boyfriend, and endures gossip and meanness from her former best friend. View more info

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Lies, Knives, and Girls in Red Dresses

By: Koertge, Ron

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Candlewick Press: 2012

Edition: First printing

Seller ID: 8883

ISBN: 0763644064

Condition: New


Stated First Edition.Writing in free verse honed to a wicked edge, the incomparable Koertge ("Stoner & Spaz") brings dark and contemporary humor to 20 iconic fairy tales, including OThe Little Match Girl, O OThe Twelve Dancing Princesses, O and OThumbelina.O Illustrations. A View more info

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Going Under

By: Koja, Kathe

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2006

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 005570

ISBN: 0374303932

Condition: New


First printing, signed by the author. View more info

Walton Street Tycoons

By: Lesczynski, Jim

Price: $9.95

Publisher: East River Pr: 2007

Seller ID: 6644

ISBN: 0979128307

Condition: New


269 pp. View more info

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Invisible Emmie

By: Libenson, Terri

Price: $10.99

Publisher: New York, Balzer & Bray: 2017

Seller ID: 12502

ISBN: 0062484931

Condition: New


"Crushes, humiliation, drama: middle school. This is the story of two totally different girls--quiet, shy, artistic Emmie and popular, outgoing, athletic Katie--and how their lives unexpectedly intersect one day when an embarrassing note falls into the wrong hands"--Jacket. View more info