Charlotte s Web

Author: E. B. White
Publisher: Turtleback Books
ISBN: 0808537725
Release Date: 2012-04
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Fern raises the little runt pig, Wilbur, only to have her father give him away

A Lighthouse Story

Author: O. F. Walton
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 9783861953135
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Fiction

Reprint of the children's adventure novel originally published in 1887.

Charlotte s Web

ISBN: 0439571715
Release Date: 2003-08-01
Genre: Creative activities and seat work

Author biography, chapter summaries, discussion questions, vocabulary builders, reproducibles, cross-curricular activities for students of all learning styles for the novel Charlotte's web by E.B. White.

The Trumpet of the Swan

Author: E. B. White
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062406804
Release Date: 2015-03-17
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Now available for the first time as an ebook! Illustrations in this ebook appear in vibrant full color on a full-color device and in rich black-and-white on all other devices. This beloved book by E. B. White, author of Charlotte's Web and Stuart Little, is a classic of children's literature that perfectly describes what it's like to march to the beat of your own drummer. Louis is a trumpeter swan, but unlike the rest of his family, he can't make a sound. And since he can't trumpet his love, the beautiful swan Serena pays no attention to him. But when his father steals him a real brass trumpet, Louis has to find out if it's the key to what he's wanted all along. E. B. White's classic book is a tender novel of overcoming the odds and learning to do things on your own terms. It will continue to be enjoyed by generations to come. It contains evocative illustrations by Fred Marcellino, the acclaimed illustrator of Puss in Boots and I, Crocodile, among many other books. Correlates to the Common Core State Standards in English Language Arts

Indian Captive

Author: Lois Lenski
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 9781453227527
Release Date: 2011-12-27
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Mary Jemison has been captured by a Shawnee war party! How will she survive? When twelve-year-old Mary Jemison and her family are captured by Shawnee raiders, she’s sure they’ll all be killed. Instead, Mary is separated from her siblings and traded to two Seneca sisters, who adopt her and make her one of their own. Mary misses her home, but the tribe is kind to her. She learns to plant crops, make clay pots, and sew moccasins, just as the other members do. Slowly, Mary realizes that the Indians are not the monsters she believed them to be. When Mary is given the chance to return to her world, will she want to leave the tribe that has become her family? This Newbery Honor book is based on the true story of Mary Jemison, the pioneer known as the “White Woman of the Genesee.” This ebook features an illustrated biography of Lois Lenski including rare images and never-before-seen documents from the author’s estate.

Mieko and the Fifth Treasure

Author: Eleanor Coerr
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101077054
Release Date: 2003-04-14
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When the bomb was dropped on Nagasaki, Mieko's nearby village was turned into ruins, and her hand was badly injured. Mieko loves to do calligraphy more than anything, but now she can barely hold a paintbrush. And she feels as if she has lost something that she can't paint without-the legendary fifth treasure, beauty in the heart. Then she is sent to live with her grandparents and must go to a new school. But Mieko is brave and eventually learns that time and patience can help with many things, and may even help her find the fifth treasure.

Some Writer

Author: Melissa Sweet
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780544998483
Release Date: 2016-11-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

A New York Times Bestseller A Washington Post Best Book of 2016 A Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2016 Caldecott Honor winner Sweet mixes White’s personal letters, photos, and family ephemera with her own exquisite artwork to tell the story of this American literary icon. Readers young and old will be fascinated and inspired by the journalist, New Yorker contributor, and children’s book author who loved words his whole life. This authorized tribute, a New York Times bestseller, includes an afterword by Martha White, his granddaughter.

Beautiful Blackbird

Author: Ashley Bryan
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442436862
Release Date: 2011-04-19
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Black is beautiful, uh-huh! Long ago, Blackbird was voted the most beautiful bird in the forest. The other birds, who were colored red, yellow, blue, and green, were so envious that they begged Blackbird to paint their feathers with a touch of black so they could be beautiful too. Although Black-bird warns them that true beauty comes from within, the other birds persist and soon each is given a ring of black around their neck or a dot of black on their wings -- markings that detail birds to this very day. Coretta Scott King Award-winner Ashley Bryan's adaptation of a tale from the Ila-speaking people of Zambia reso-nates both with rhythm and the tale's universal meanings -- appreciating one's heritage and discovering the beauty within. His cut-paper artwork is a joy.

Charlotte s Tangled Web

Author: Laura Pavlov
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
ISBN: 1478362820
Release Date: 2012-10-01
Genre: Fiction

"A shy and sweet Charlotte Ford has her life planned out for her long before she is able to make decisions for herself. Charlotte's best friend, Daniel Hollingsworth, is the only person that truly understands her. Their friendship first began when they were very young children, and over the years it will continue to grow and to form an unbreakable bond between them. As Charlotte and Daniel begin their senior year in high school, their friendship will begin to change, and their love for one another will become stronger than either had ever imagined possible. As these two elite athletes are faced with unbelievable obstacles, their love will be tested, and they will find out if love really does conquer all"--P. [4] of cover.

The Defender

Author: Nicholas Kalashnikoff
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 9780486815695
Release Date: 2017-08-15
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Turgen, a shepherd in northeastern Siberia, defends the wild mountain rams and befriends a widow and her children.


Author: Jerry Spinelli
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780061757525
Release Date: 2009-10-13
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Newbery Honor Book * ALA Notable Children's Book "Deeply felt. Presents a moral question with great care and sensitivity." —The New York Times "A spellbinding story about rites of passage." —Publishers Weekly (starred review) "A realistic story with the intensity of a fable." —The Horn Book (starred review) "Thought-provoking." —School Library Journal (starred review) In Palmer LaRue's hometown of Waymer, turning ten is the biggest event of a boy's life. But for Palmer, his tenth birthday is not something to look forward to, but something to dread. Then one day, a visitor appears on his windowsill, and Palmer knows that this, more than anything else, is a sign that his time is up. Somehow, he must learn how to stop being afraid and stand up for what he believes in. Wringer is a powerful tour de force from Newbery Medal winner Jerry Spinelli.

Charlotte s Web Page

Author: Alan Trussell-Cullen
ISBN: 0769904343
Release Date: 1999-01-01
Genre: Children's stories, New Zealand

"Things couldn't be worse! Charlotte's family has moved her halfway around the world where she is completely cut off from her friends and surrounded by people who will never understand her. And now her father's trying to fob a computer off on her. He thinks computers are the most important things on earth, but Charlotte likes people not machines. It's not like the computer can keep her from feeling homesick. Or can it?"--Back cover. Suggested level: primary, intermediate.

David Copperfield

Author: Charles Dickens
Publisher: Om Books International
ISBN: 9789381607770
Release Date:

100 Best Books for Children

Author: Anita Silvey
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0618618775
Release Date: 2005-07-11
Genre: Literary Criticism

The author recommends one hundred of the best books for children, including a variety of works to suit diverse interests, reading levels, and special needs, while also revealing the sometimes humorous process she undertook in choosing entries for the list.

Just Grace

Author: Charise Mericle Harper
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 054734886X
Release Date: 2008-03-18
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The third-grader Grace Stewart gets stuck with the name “Just Grace” when she tries to distinguish herself from the three other Graces in her class. Grace is plenty different, though. She has a “teeny-tiny superpower,” for instance—she can tell if someone is unhappy and often tries to fix it. When she concocts an elaborate scheme to help her neighbor Mrs. Luther feel less lonely, however, her good intentions backfire rather dramatically. Headlines such as “What Happened At Home That Was Completely Surprising” and “Spying For A Good Reason Is Not Bad” keep things lively, as do various lists (“Boy Things,” “Rooms You Can Jump In”), comic strips, and the author’s cartoonish spot art. A funny glimpse into a third-grader’s madcap world of dashed hopes, perceived enemies, possible friends, cats, and sandwiches. Don’t miss the Just Grace website with its superpower quiz, podcasts, excerpts, and downloads . . . or the other books in the Just Grace series: Still Just Grace, Just Grace Goes Green, Just Grace Walks the Dog, Just Grace and the Snack Attack, Just Grace and the Terrible Tutu, and Just Grace and the Double Surprise!