19 Results
19 Results
Deep down popular : a novel —Stone, Phoebe, 1947-
Book
2008
16 available of 17 items

In a small, Virginia town, sixth-grader Jessie Lou Ferguson has a crush on the hugely popular Conrad Parker Smith, and when he suddenly develops a medical problem and the teacher asks Jessie Lou to help him, they become ...

Bring me some apples and I'll make you a pie : a story about Edna Lewis —Gourley, Robbin.
Book
2009
1 available of 1 items

From the whippoorwill's call on the first day of spring through the first snowfall, Edna and members of her family gather fruits, berries, and vegetables from the fields, garden, and orchard on their Virginia farm and tu...

Not so pure and simple —Giles, L. R. (Lamar R.), author.
Book
2020
6 available of 10 items

High school junior Del Rainey unwittingly joins a Purity Pledge class at church, hoping to get closer to his long-term crush, Kiera.

The girl in the locked room : a ghost story —Hahn, Mary Downing, author.
Book
2018
6 available of 12 items

Told in two voices, Jules, whose father is restoring an abandoned house, and a girl who lived there a century before begin to communicate and slowly, the girl's tragic story is revealed.

Sophie tracks a thief —Rue, Nancy N.
Book
2005
7 available of 7 items

As the Corn Flakes and other members of the Film Club work on a school project about Cuban refugees in the 1980s, a newcomer's prejudices hurt Maggie and challenge Sophie's ability to understand and practice Jesus' teach...

Flying the dragon —Lorenzi, Natalie Dias.
Book
2012
2 available of 2 items

When Skye's cousin Hiroshi and his family move to Virginia from Japan, the cultural differences lead to misunderstandings and both children are unhappy at the changes in their lives--will flying the dragon kite finally b...

Iva Honeysuckle discovers the world —Ransom, Candice F., 1952-
Book
2012
8 available of 9 items

Eight-year-old Iva Honeycutt is determined to make her first great discovery this summer--the treasure buried in her small town of Uncertain, Virginia, that her great-grandfather sought for years--if only she can keep he...

The promise quilt —Ransom, Candice F., 1952-
Book
1999
1 available of 1 items

After her father leaves the family farm on Lost Mountain to be General Lee's guide, Addie finds ways to remember him--even when he does not return at the end of the war.

Nothing pink —Hardy, Mark, 1965-
Book
2008
1 available of 1 items

Vincent Harris, the teenaged son of a Baptist minister, has always known he is gay and uses his faith to avoid any sinful thoughts or acts, but when his family moves to a new church in the late 1970s he meets Robert Ingl...

The search for Belle Prater —White, Ruth, 1942-
Book
2005
6 available of 6 items

In 1955, Woodrow and his cousin Gypsy befriend a new girl in their seventh grade class in rural Virginia, and the three of them set off to find Woodrow's missing mother, encountering unlikely and intriguing coincidences ...

Perfect Place. —Harris, Teresa E.
Book
2018
2 available of 2 items

Twelve-year-old Treasure Daniels and her younger sister must move in with Great-aunt Grace until their mother sorts herself out, but life in Black Lake, Virginia, where segregation lingers, is hard and Grace is a nightma...

Mockingbird —Erskine, Kathryn.
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
2011

Ten-year-old Caitlin, who has Asperger's Syndrome, struggles to understand emotions, show empathy, and make friends at school, while at home she seeks closure by working on a project with her father.

Little Audrey —White, Ruth, 1942-
Book
2008
1 available of 1 items

In 1948, eleven-year-old Audrey lives with her father, mother, and three younger sisters in Jewell Valley, a coal mining camp in Southwest Virginia, where her mother still mourns the death of a baby, her father goes on d...

Some friend —Bradby, Marie.
Book
2004
1 available of 1 items

In 1963, Pearl, an eleven-year-old black girl in Fairfax, Virginia, learns about the real nature of friendship from the popular but untrustworthy Lenore, and Artemesia, a poor girl who moves into the neighborhood for a b...

Judy Moody & Stink the holly joliday —McDonald, Megan.
Ebook
2011

Judy Moody has a long list of wishes for Christmas this year, but sibling Stink wants only one thing, and from pretending to be a snowflake in his school play to believing in help from Jack Frost, he hopes to get his wis...

Brotherhood —Westrick, Anne.
Book
2013
2 available of 2 items

The year is 1867, and the South has lost the Civil War. Those on the lowest rungs, like Shad's family, fear that the freed slaves will take the few jobs available. In this climate of despair and fear, a group has formed....

With the might of angels —Pinkney, Andrea Davis.
Eaudiobook
2011

In 1955 Hadley, Virginia, twelve-year-old Dawnie Rae Johnson, a tomboy who excels at baseball and at her studies, becomes the first African American student to attend the all-white Prettyman Coburn school, turning her wo...

Piper Reed, forever friend —Holt, Kimberly Willis.
Book
2013
1 available of 1 items

Ten-year-old Piper moves yet again when her father, who is a Chief Petty Officer in the Navy, gets assigned to Norfolk, Virginia, and although the move takes a bit of adjustment, she soon makes friends with the girl next...

The serendipity of flightless things —Moser, Fiadhnait, author.
Book
2019
4 available of 4 items

During the 1971 Troubles in Ireland, twelve-year-old Finn is sent to live with her estranged mother and half-sister in Virginia, where she finds life disturbingly similar to one of her grandmother's stories.

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