153 Results
153 Results
Macy McMillan and the rainbow goddess —Green, Shari, 1963- author.
Book
2017
38 available of 38 items

Olivia has been Macy McMillan's best friend ever since Macy transferred to Hamiliton Elementary from Braeside School for the Deaf. But then their sixth grade teacher assigned that embarrassing family tree project, and Ol...

Rumble —Hopkins, Ellen.
Book
2014
9 available of 10 items

Matthew Turner knows it doesn't get better. His younger brother Luke was bullied mercilessly after one of Matt's friends outed Luke to the whole school, and when Luke called Matt -- on the brink of suicide -- Matt was to...

Missing Mike —Green, Shari, 1963- author.
Book
2019
4 available of 15 items

"Twelve-year-old Caera Donovan and her family flee a wildfire bearing down on their hometown of Pine Grove, with no time to find Caera's beloved dog Mike. Faced with the loss of everything she knows, Caera can't stand to...

Karma : a novel in verse —Ostlere, Cathy.
Book
2012
7 available of 7 items

In 1984, following her mother's suicide, 15-year-old Maya and her Sikh father travel to New Delhi from Canada to place her mother's ashes in their final resting place. On the night of their arrival, Prime Minister Indir...

Unbound : a novel in verse —Burg, Ann E., author.
Book
2016
5 available of 6 items

The day nine-year-old Grace is called to work in the kitchen in the Big House, everyone warns her to keep her head down and her thoughts to herself, but the more she sees of the oppressive Master and his hateful wife, th...

Redwood and Ponytail —Holt, K. A., author.
Book
2019
0 available of 2 items

Told in verse in two voices, with a chorus of fellow students, this is a story of two girls, opposites in many ways, who are drawn to each other; Kate appears to be a stereotypical cheerleader with a sleek ponytail and a...

I heart you, you haunt me —Schroeder, Lisa.
Book
2008
6 available of 6 items

When Ava's boyfriend Jackson dies she is heartbroken, but now he's back from the dead as proof that love knows no bounds.

The crazy man —Porter, Pamela, 1956-
Book
2005
35 available of 40 items

Twelve-year old Emaline, living on a wheat farm in Saskatchewan, must deal with a family that is falling apart.

A slip of a girl —Giff, Patricia Reilly, author.
Book
2019
5 available of 5 items

"Set during the Irish Land Wars (1879-1882) this novel in verse follows Anna Mallon through a series of tragedies as her mother dies, older sibling immigrate to America, and she and her father and sister with special nee...

The geography of girlhood —Smith, Kirsten.
Book
2006
2 available of 2 items

A novel written in verse follows Penny Morrow in her transition from middle school to high school as her father remarries, she acquires a new stepbrother, and she experiences her first dance, first kiss, and other hazard...

The black flamingo —Atta, Dean, author.
Book
2020
3 available of 5 items

"Michael is a mixed-race gay teen growing up in London. All his life, he's navigated what it means to be Greek-Cypriot and Jamaican--but never quite feeling Greek or Black enough. As he gets older, Michael's coming out i...

The canyon's edge —Bowling, Dusti, author.
Book
2020
5 available of 12 items

A year after the death of her mother in a restaurant shooting, Nora is left struggling to stay alive when a climbing trip with her father goes terribly wrong.

Zorgamazoo —Weston, Robert Paul.
Book
2008
10 available of 10 items

Imaginative and adventurous Katrina eludes her maniacal guardian to help Morty, a member of a vanishing breed of zorgles, with his quest to uncover the fate of the fabled zorgles of Zorgmazoo as well as of other creature...

Being Toffee —Crossan, Sarah, author.
Book
2020
5 available of 7 items

Allison runs away and, in what she thinks is an abandoned house, finds a home with Marla, an elderly woman with dementia who believes her to be an old friend named Toffee.

Other words for home —Warga, Jasmine, author.
Book
2019
9 available of 13 items

Sent with her mother to the safety of a relative's home in Cincinnati when her Syrian hometown is overshadowed by violence, Jude worries for the family members who were left behind as she adjusts to a new life with unexp...

Bull : a novel —Elliott, David, 1947- author.
Book
2017
7 available of 8 items

A modern twist on the Theseus and Minotaur myth, told in verse.

The last fifth grade of Emerson Elementary —Shovan, Laura, author.
Book
2016
1 available of 1 items

"A story told in verse from multiple perspectives of the graduating fifth grade class of Emerson Elementary. The kids join together to try to save their school from being torn down to make way for a supermarket"-- Provid...

Libertad —Fullerton, Alma.
Book
2008
15 available of 15 items

"When a freak accident kills their mother, Libertad and his little brother Julio are no longer safe living on their own near the Guatemala City Dump. Libertad knows that surviving by their wits alone won't be enough to ...

Rebound —Alexander, Kwame, author.
Book
2018
15 available of 19 items

In the summer of 1988, twelve-year-old Chuck Bell is sent to stay with his grandparents, where he discovers jazz and basketball and learns more about his family's past.

Lifeboat 12 —Hood, Susan, 1954- author.
Book
2018
9 available of 13 items

In 1940, a group of British children, their escorts, and some sailors struggle to survive in a lifeboat when the ship taking them to safety in Canada is torpedoed. Includes historical notes.

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