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List created by Christina T. (mre) on Dec 4, 2017
List Votes: 1 Books: 52 Contributors: 1 Watchers: 0 List Type: Open
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Burned by Ellen Hopkins
I do know things really began to spin out of control after my first sex dream. It all started with a dream. Nothing exceptional, just a typical fantasy about a boy, the kind of dream that most teen girls experience. But Pattyn Von Stratten is not like most teen girls. Raised in a religious --...  more

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The Giver (Giver, Bk 1) by Lois Lowry
At the age of twelve, Jonas, a young boy from a seemingly utopian, futuristic world, is singled out to receive special training from The Giver, who alone holds the memories of the true joys and pain of life.

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Gathering Blue (Giver, Bk 2) by Lois Lowry
Kira, an orphan with a twisted leg, lives in a world where the weak are cast aside. She fears for her future until she is spared by the all-powerful Council of Guardians. Kira is a gifted weaver and is given a task that no other community member can do. While her talent keeps her alive and...  more

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A Child Called 'It': One Child's Courage to Survive by Dave Pelzer
This book chronicles the unforgettable account of one of the most severe child abuse cases in California history. It is the story of Dave Pelzer, who was brutally beaten and starved by his emotionally unstable, alcoholic mother: a mother who played tortuous, unpredictable games--games that left...  more

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The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Bk 1) by Lemony Snicket
Dear Reader, I'm sorry to say that the book you are holding in your hands is extremely unpleasant. It tells an unhappy tale about three very unlucky children. Even though they are charming and clever, the Baudelaire siblings lead lives filled with misery and woe. From the very first...  more

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The Wide Window (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Bk 3) by Lemony Snicket
Dear Reader, If you have not read anything about the Baudelaire orphans, then before you read even one more sentence, you should know this: Violet, Klaus, and Sunny are kindhearted and quick-witted, but their lives, I am sorry to say, are filled with bad luck and misery. All of the stories...  more

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The Reptile Room (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Bk 2) by Lemony Snicket & Brett...
Dear Reader, If you have picked up this book with the hope of finding a simple and cheery tale. I'm afraid you have picked up the wrong book altogether. The story may seem cheery at first, when the Baudelaire children spend time in the company of some interesting reptiles and a giddy...  more

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The Miserable Mill (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Bk 4) by Lemony Snicket
As the Baudelaire orphans look out the grimy window of the train taking them to the Lucky Smells Lumbermill to live, they can't help but wonder what lies ahead. For Violet, who is an inventor, perhaps there will be machines to observe. Machines that saw wood can be very interesting,...  more

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The Austere Academy (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Bk 5) by Lemony Snicket
Dear Reader, If you are looking for a story about cheerful youngsters spending a jolly time at boarding school, look elsewhere. Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire arc intelligent and resourceful children, and you might expect that they would do very well at school. Don't. For the...  more

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The Ersatz Elevator (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Bk 6) by Lemony Snicket
Like the previous books in A SERIES OF UNFORTUNATE EVENTS, there is nothing to be found in these pages but misery, despair, and discomfort, and you still have time to choose something else to read. Within the chapters of this story, Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire encounter a darkened...  more

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The Vile Village (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Bk 7) by Lemony Snicket
Dear Reader, You have undoubtedly picked up this book by mistake, so please put it down. Nobody in their right mind would read this particular book about the lives of Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire on purpose, because each dismal moment of their stay in the village of V.F.D. has been...  more

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The Hostile Hospital (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Bk 8) by Lemony Snicket
Fleeing the village of VFD, after some time in the Deluxe cell for a murder they did not commit, the Baudelaires hide with the Volunteers Fighting Disease on their way to the Heimlich Hospital. Addressed by Babs, who can only be contacted through an intercom speaker on a desk, the orphans start...  more

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The Slippery Slope (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Bk 10) by Lemony Snicket
Dear Reader, Like handshakes, house pets, or raw carrots, many things are preferable when not slippery. Unfortunately, in this miserable volume, I am afraid that Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire run into more than their fair share of slipperiness during their harrowing journey up -- and...  more

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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Hitchhiker, Bk 1) by Douglas Adams
Seconds before the Earth is demolished to make way for a galactic freeway, Arthur Dent is plucked off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher for the revised edition of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy who, for the last fifteen years, has been posing as an out-of-work...  more

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The Restaurant at the End of the Universe (Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, Bk 2) by ...
Facing annihilation at the hands of the warlike Vogons is a curious time to have a craving for tea. It could only happen to the cosmically displaced Arthur Dent and his curious comrades in arms as they hurtle across space powered by pure improbability -- and desperately in search of a place to...  more

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Mostly Harmless (Hitchhiker's Guide, Bk 5) by Douglas Adams
In this installment of the The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy saga, Ford Prefect of the planet Betelgeuse relies on serendipity and his own quick wits to protect a new edition of the Hitchhiker's Guide from the loathsome Vogons.

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So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish (Hitch Hikers Guide to the Galaxy, Bk 4) by Doug...
Back on Earth with nothing more to show for his long, strange trip through time and space than a ratty towel and a plastic shopping bag, Arthur Dent is ready to believe that the past eight years were all just a figment of his stressed-out imagination. But a gift-wrapped fishbowl with a cryptic...  more

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Life, the Universe and Everything (Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, Bk 3) by Douglas ...
The unhappy inhabitants of planet Krikkit are sick of looking at the night sky above their heads -- so they plan to destroy it. The universe, that is. Now only five individuals stand between the white killer robots of Krikkit and their goal of total annihilation. They are Arthur Dent, a...  more

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Dr. Seuss's ABC: An Amazing Alphabet Book! (Bright Early Board Books(TM)) by Dr. Seu...
With Dr. Seuss as your guide, learning the alphabet is as easy as A, B, C.  

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One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish by Dr. Seuss
No description available.

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Green Eggs and Ham (Beginner Books(R)) by Dr. Seuss
Illus. in color. Sam-I-Am mounts a determined campaign to convince another Seuss character to eat a plate of green eggs and ham. "Limited vocabulary but unlimited exuberance of illustration."--School Library Journal.  

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Hand, Hand, Fingers, Thumb by Dr. Seuss
No description available.

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The Poky Little Puppy (Little Golden Book) by Janette Sebring Lowrey & Gustaf Ten...
A puppy who is always late coming home one night finds there is no dessert for him.

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Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (Little Golden Book) by Unknown Author
This beloved story stars Rudolph, a young reindeer with a glowing nose. When the other reindeer make fun of him, Rudolph runs away. But with the help of a misfit elf named Herbie and a prospector named Yukon Cornelius, Rudolph learns that you shouldn't run away from your problems. Everyone is...  more

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Walt Disney's Cinderella by Walt Disney
The classic children's tale, retold by Disney and Little Golden Book.

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Walt Disney's Bambi Opossum Problem (Little Super Shape Book) by Mary Packard
No description available.

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The Berenstain Bears Trick or Treat by Jan Berenstain & Stan Berenstain
As Brother and Sister Bear don their costumes to go trick-or-treating by themselves for the first time, they plan to avoid Miz McGrizz's spooky home. But during their Halloween outing, the cubs discover that appearances can be deceiving.

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The Three Bears (A Little Golden Book) by Unknown Author
No description available.

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Piglet's Word Book (Shaped Little Nugget Book) by Unknown Author
No description available.

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The Night Before Christmas - A Little Golden Book by Clement C. Moore
No description available.

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It's Almost Christmas, Rudolph! (Little Nugget) by Alan Benjamin
Based on the bestselling video and television show, toddlers will love this charming board book that has everyone's favorite reindeer getting ready for the holidays.

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My first book of the planets (A Little golden book) by Elizabeth Winthrop
No description available.

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The Swiss Family Robinson by Johann Wyss
"For many days we had been tempest-tossed . . .the raging storm increased in fury on the seventh day all hope was lost." From these dire opening lines, a delightful story of adventure begins. One family will emerge alive from this terrible storm: the Robinson's -- a Swiss pastor, his wife, and...  more

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Swiss Family Robinson by Johann David Wyss
Sole survivors of a shipwreck, the Robinson family-father, mother and four sons-must use all their resourcefulness and ingenuity when they are cast away on a deserted island. How they make use of varied talents to produce everything needed for a wonderful life on the island is told in...  more

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The Swiss Family Robinson by Johann Wyss
Johann David Wyss (1743–1818) was an army chaplain with four sons; it was to entertain them that he wrote The Swiss Family Robinson. His son Johan Rudolf prepared the manuscript for publication in Zurich in 1812–13. The first English edition was translated by William Godwin in 1814. A first...  more

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Disney's Beauty and the Beast: The Tale of Chip the Teacup (First Little Golden Book)...
Through her great capacity to love, a kind and beautiful maid releases a handsome prince from the spell which has made him an ugly beast.

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Santa from Head to Toe (Little Nugget) by Andrea Posner
, As Santa prepares for Christmas Eve readers learn all about his body including his large stomach, rosy cheeks, and even how his nose compares to Rudolph's. The full-color pictures and fun text will have toddlers comparing their ears, feet, and arms to Santa's., , Also available now: Rudolph...  more

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The Three Billy Goats Gruff (First Little Golden Book) by Ellen Rudin & Lilien Ob...
This classic story is a favorite with toddlers, who will cheer on the three clever billy goats who outsmart a mean troll. With plenty of repetition, this adventure is perfect for reading aloud and for joining in, and a satisfying ending provides a reassuring touch.

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Walt Disney's Dumbo by Ron Dias (Illustrator) & Teddy Slater (Adaptor) & Anni...
This Little Golden Book tells the wonderful story of Dumbo -- a little elephant who uses his enormous ears to become the star of the circus.

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Walt Disney's Bambi (A Little Golden Book) by Disney
From the Disney movie. Tells the story of a young deer growing up in the forest.

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Frosty the Snowman (A Little golden book) by Annie North Bedford
No description available.

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The Poky Little Puppy's First Christmas by Justine Korman
The #1 bestselling children's book character of all time -- The Poky Little Puppy -- celebrates his first Christmas in this very affordable hardcover gift edition.

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Walt Disney's Three Little PIgs by Adapted by Milt Banta & A7.756.5l Dempster
A Little Golden Book

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Barbie The Big Splash (Little Golden Book) by Barbara Slate
No description available.

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Poky Little Puppy's Special Day (Little Golden Book) by Cindy West & Keenan Jones...
No description available.

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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs by Little Golden Staff
This is a warm, full picture-book retelling of a classic Disney movie and one of the most popular ever produced. From scenes of Snow White's jealous stepmother to life in the forest with seven friendly dwarfs and a rescue at last by the handsome prince, the story of Snow White holds young...  more

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Peter Pan (Little Golden Book) by Eugene Bradley Coco (Adapter) & Ron Dias (Illus...
No description available.

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Walt Disney's Alice in Wonderland (Little Golden Book) by RH Disney
Based on Walt Disney's animated classic, this vintage Little Golden Book from 1951 retells the story of Alice’s wild adventures in Wonderland.

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A Child Called It by Dave Pelzer
Dave Pelzer’s story is the story of a child brutally beaten and starved by his emotionally unstable, alcoholic mother: a mother who played tortuous, unpredictable games – games that left one of her three sons nearly dead. Dave had to learn how to play his mother’s games in...  more

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Bar Code Rebellion (Bar Code, Bk 2) by Suzanne Weyn
Kayla has resisted getting the bar code tattoo, even though it's meant forfeiting any chance she'd had at having a normal life. Without the tattoo, she's an exile. But when someone very important sets about to bring her back in again -- WITH a tattoo -- Kayla finds herself a part of...  more

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The People of Sparks (Ember, Bk 2) by Jeanne Duprau
When Lina and Doon lead their people up from the underground city of Ember, they discover a surface world of color and life. The people of a small village called Sparks agree to help the Emberites. Soon differences between the two groups escalate.

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The Prophet of Yonwood (Ember, Bk 3) by Jeanne Duprau
It's 50 years before the settlement of the city of Ember, and the world is in crisis. War looms on the horizon as 11-year-old Nickie and her aunt travel to the small town of Yonwood, North Carolina. There, one of the town's respected citizens has had a terrible vision of fire and destruction....  more

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