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Antler, bear, canoe : a northwoods alphabet year —Bowen, Betsy.

Introduces the letters of the alphabet in woodcut illustrations and brief text depicting the changing seasons in the northern woods.

Johnny's pheasant —Minnema, Cheryl, 1973- author.

Johnny spies a pheasant which he believes is sleeping and his Grandma fears is dead, but they learn they were both wrong when the pheasant departs, leaving behind a gift.

Old town in the green groves : Laura Ingalls Wilder's lost little house years —Rylant, Cynthia.

After grasshoppers ruin the crops, eight-year-old Laura Ingalls and her family leave Plum Creek and move to Burr Oak, Iowa, where they experience life in a small town and help manage a hotel.

Kirsten saves the day : a summer story, 1854 —Shaw, Janet Beeler, 1937-

Ten-year-old Kirsten is proud and excited when she finds a bee tree full of honey, one of the natural treasures of her Minnesota frontier world, but she exposes herself to great danger by trying to harvest the honey by h...

The long way westward —Sandin, Joan.

Relates the experiences of two young brothers and their family, immigrants from Sweden, from their arrival in New York through the journey to their new home in Minnesota.

The Betsy-Tacy treasury —Lovelace, Maud Hart, 1892-1980, author.

"The Betsy-Tacy Treasury brings together the first four books in Maud Hart Lovelace's classic series: Betsy-Tacy, Betsy-Tacy and Tib, Betsy and Tacy go over the big hill, and Betsy and Tacy go downtown. Tracing the girls...

The brave —Bird, James, author.

Collin has a unique condition that causes him to count every letter spoken to him. After being kicked out of yet another school, Collin's father sends him to live with his Ojibwe mother whom he has never met. Collin rece...

Slap-shot slump —Maddox, Jake, author.

At his old school fourteen-year-old Simon Wahlberg was the best player on his hockey team, but when he tries out for the Edgewater High School's varsity team he discovers that the competition is pretty fierce--and not ju...

Erik vs. everything —Uss, Christina, author.

While staying with his rough-and-tumble cousins and older sister Brunhilde in Minnesota, Erik Sheepflattener, whose inner Viking motto is Avoid Stuff, must learn to speak up for himself when Brunhilde tries to conquer al...

Three Bird summer —St. Antoine, Sara, 1966- author.

An introspective boy and an adventurous girl uncover a poignant family mystery during a summer on the shores of Three Bird Lake.

Horse camp —Helget, Nicole Lea, 1976-

Told in their separate voices, twelve-year-old twins Percy and Penny are excited to spend a summer riding horses on their Uncle Stretch's Minnesota spread, until they discover it is a pig farm.

Gathering : a northwoods counting book —Bowen, Betsy.

A counting book featuring the seasons of the year and the natural history of the Minnesota woods.

The triple play twins —Kelly, David A. (David Andrew), 1964- author.

"Cousins Mike and Kate investigate after Marco and Pedro, the twin batters from the Minnesota Twins, are subjected to a water-balloon attack"-- Provided by publisher.

Defect —Weaver, Will.

After spending most of his life in Minnesota foster homes hiding a bizarre physical abnormality, fifteen-year-old David is offered a chance at normalcy, but must decide if giving up what makes him special is the right th...

The ice queen —Walker, Lane, author.

Gigantic walleyes and a search for the legendary Lost City await Josey and Mason. The only person that can help them is a loner who hates everything about the Ice Queen. Can the two kids catch the Ice Queen and save the ...

The revenge of the Shadow King —Benz, Derek.

When Max Sumner and three friends play a magical card game called Round Table, they realize that it is up to them to prevent the wicked creatures of the cards from destroying their town, indeed, their world.

Turn left at the cow —Bullard, Lisa.

"Thirteen-year-old Trav feels like a fish out of water in rural Minnesota in this coming-of-age mystery about a boy who discovers his dad may have been a bank robber"-- Provided by publisher.

Last things —West, Jacqueline, 1979- author.

"Anders Thorson, front man of his metal band, Last Things, is unusually gifted for a teenager, but strange things in the Minnesota woods near his hometown are threatening him. Thea, the new girl in town, says she's there...

Hooper —Herbach, Geoff, author.

For Adam Reed, basketball is a passport. Adam's basketball skills have taken him from an orphanage in Poland to a loving adoptive mother in Minnesota. When he's tapped to play on a select AAU team along with some of the ...

Mudville —Scaletta, Kurtis.

For twenty-two years, since a fateful baseball game against their rival town, it has rained in Moundville, so when the rain finally stops, twelve-year-old Roy, his friends, and foster brother Sturgis dare to face the cur...

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