Ten-year-old Megan Brady tells of her family's lifestyle, spending summers traveling in a caravan through the Irish countryside getting work where they can, and winters in Dublin so the children can attend school.
Great book about one tough little girl and her strong mom! Ferocious pirate Captain Firebeard THINKS that he and the ruthless crew of the "Horrible Haddock" rule the high seas. But Firebeard and his band meet their match when they kidnap a small but feisty girl named Molly, then have to reckon with the fiercest pirate on the sea - her mother!
Ephraim Edelstein is about to leave home forever. Before his family sets out on the long and perilous journey to settle in the Land of Israel, his grandfather gives him a mysterious jewel, and a strange riddle that holds its secret. For ages 9-12. Author: Miriam Walfish Hardcover | 5.5" x 8.5" | 208 pages
Make a Stand is a beautiful and inspiring book about how big things have small beginnings... Learn how Vivienne turned a moment into a movement, what inspired her, how it all came together, and what you should do next time someone tells you, "No" -- make a stand. Make A Stand: When Life Gives You Lemons, Change The World! on www.amightygirl.com
Wow! We were lucky enough to meet Jacqueline Woodson at NCTE 2013 and have sign her newest book - This is the Rope – A Story from the Great Migration. This is the Rope is a fictional tale about a family passing a piece of rope down through three generations. The rope begins as a skipping rope for one young girl and then becomes the rope for tying suitcases onto the car as the family leaves South Carolina and moves to New York City.