Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by
PBS’s The Great American Read
The bestselling cult classic—now a major motion picture
directed by Steven Spielberg.
At once wildly original and stuffed with irresistible nostalgia,
READY PLAYER ONE is a spectacularly genre-busting, ambitious, and
charming debut—part quest novel, part love story, and part
virtual space opera set in a universe where spell-slinging mages
battle giant Japanese robots, entire planets are inspired by
Blade Runner, and flying DeLoreans achieve light speed.
The Newbery Medal and Coretta Scott King Award-winning
classic about a boy who decides to hit the road to find his
father—from Christopher Paul Curtis, author of The
Watsons Go To Birmingham—1963, a Newbery and Coretta
Scott King Honoree.
When Billie Jo is just fourteen she must endure heart-wrenching
ordeals that no child should have to face. The quiet strength she
displays while dealing with unspeakable loss is as surprising as it
Written in free verse, this award-winning story is set in the heart
of the Great Depression.
With over one million copies sold, this series of modern classics
about the charming Penderwick family from National Book Award
winner and New York Times bestseller Jeanne
Birdsall is perfect for fans of Noel Streatfeild and Edward Eager.
This is the story of Desperaux Tilling, a mouse in love with music,
stories, and a princess named Pea. It is also the story of Miggery
Sow, a slow-witted serving girl with a simple, impossible wish.
These characters are about to embark on a journey that will lead
them down into a horrible dungeon, up into a glittering castle, and
ultimately, into each other's lives.
When 10-year-old India Opal Buloni moves to Naomi, Florida, with
her father, she doesn't know what to expect -- least of all, that
she'll adopt Winn-Dixie, a dog she names after the supermarket
where they met.
Right away, Opal knows she can tell Winn-Dixie anything -- like the
fact that lately she's been thinking a lot about her mother, who
left when Opal was three.
Louis is a Trumpeter Swan, but he has no voice. Though he is
frightened when his father explains to him that he is different
from the other cygnets, Louis is resourceful and determined.
Leaving his wild and beautiful home, he finds a young human friend,
Sam Beaver, who helps him learn to read and write.