Gertrude Chandler Warner. Summer vacation has begun and Benny thinks it will be boring. He decides to ask his friend Rory to spend a summer with him. They unfold a complex mystery dating back many years. Paper; Whitman.
Gertrude Chandler Warner. This book is from the Boxcar Children series. Great-aunt Jane needs help on her ranch. The Alden children go west to live with her on the ranch. Uranium is found on the ranch, bringing many problems and … Read More
Janet and Geoff Benge. Young Ben Carson had a tough start in life. His mother’s motto was to always do your best, and she taught Ben and his brother that reading books was the way to learn. Through some difficult … Read More
Janet & Geoff Benge. This book tells the story of Thomas Edison’s life, from when he was a young lad inadvisably playing with fire until he became a renowned inventor. This well-researched book tells the story without covering up his … Read More
Farley Mowat. When Awasin and Jamie’s canoe is destroyed by the rapids, they must face the wilderness with no food and no hope of rescue. To survive, they build an igloo, battle a grizzly bear, track several wolves, and slaughter … Read More
Elizabeth George Speare. Until the day his father returns to their cabin in the Maine wilderness, twelve-year-old Matt must try to survive on his own. Although Matt is brave, he is not prepared for an attack by swarming bees, and … Read More
Elizabeth Yates. Amos Fortune was born the son of a king in At-mun-shi tribe in Africa. When Amos was fifteen years old, he was captured by slave traders and brought to Massachusetts, where he was sold at an auction. Although … Read More