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UNBROKEN
$ 4.95
TITLE: LET THE CIRCLE BE UNBROKEN
AUTHOR: MILDRED D. TAYLOR
ISBN#: 0-14-034892-1
PRICE: $4.95
For the Logan family, it is a frightening and turbulent time. First, their friend T.J. must go on trial for murder and confront an all white jury. Then cousin Suzella tries to pass for white, with humiliating consequences. And when Cassie's neighbor, Mrs. Lee Annie stands up for her right to vote, she and her family are driven from their home.
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ROLL
$ 4.99
TITLE: ROLL OF THUNDER HEAR MY CRY
AUTHOR: MILDRED D. TAYLOR
ISBN#: 0-14-034893-X
PRICE: $4.99
Why is the land so important to Cassie's family? It takes the events of one turbulent year-the year of the night riders and the burnings, the year a white girl humiliates Cassie in public simply because she is black -to show Cassie that having a place of their own is the Logan family's lifeblood. It is the land that gives the Logans their courage and pride-no matter how others may degrade them.
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MEMPHIS
$ 4.99
TITLE: THE ROAD TO MEMPHIS
AUTHOR: MILDRED D. TAYLOR
ISBN#: 0-14-036077-8
PRICE: $4.99
The third book in the powerfully written Logan family saga finds the 17year old Cassie Logan dreaming of college and law school. But no amount of schooling can prepare her for the violent explosion that takes place when her friend Moe lashes out at his white tormentors and action unheard of in Mississippi.
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CHEVROLET
$ 4.99
TITLE: CHEVROLET SATURDAYS
AUTHOR: CANDY DAWSON BOYD
ISBN#: 0-14-036859-0
PRICE: $4.99
Last year, Joey Davis was the best science student in Miss Alder's fourth-grade class. But last year he didn't have to deal with a teacher who didn't like him, a class bully -- and a new stepfather.. Mr. Johnson seems to be a good man, and Joey's mother loves him, but Joey just wants his real family back.
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GET
$ 4.99
TITLE: GET ON OUT OF HERE, PHILIP HALL
AUTHOR: BETTE GREEN
ISBN#: 0-14-130311-5
PRICE: $4.99
Beth Lambert's got everything going for her----she's the best student in her sixth-grade class, the president of the Pretty Pennies Girls Club, and winner of a major4-H prize. She's sure all of her dreams will come true,, and nothing will go wrong. But that's before Philip Hall becomes number one again.
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WHATS
$ 15.00
TITLE: WHAT'S HEAVEN
AUTHOR: MARIA SHRIVER
ISBN#: 0-307-44043-5
PRICE: $15.00
The idea for What's Heaven came out of a discussion I had with our oldest daughter, Katherine, when her great grandmother Rose died. She was six years old at the time. Most of the questions and answers are from her and from our daughter Christina, who was only five. This book is for them and their two little brothers, Patrick and Christopher.
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145th
$ 15.95
TITLE: 145th STREET
AUTHOR: WALTER DEAN MYERS
ISBN#: 0-385-32137-6
PRICE: $15.95
One street, One block, Ten unforgettable stories. Get to know fine peaches and her girl, Squeezie: or Monkeyman. Come to a block party. Spend Christmas with Mother Fletcher. Meet Kitty, who knows that love can save; Billy, a fighter, Big Joe, who plans a bang up funeral while he's still around to enjoy it.
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MILES
$ 15.00
TITLE: MILES SONG
AUTHOR: ALICE MCGILL
ISBN#: 0-395-97938-2
PRICE: $15.00
The voices closed in on the hushed crowd. Two older men began to pound the rhythm on the boards with long sticks. The crowd swayed together. The caller, two men and two women, emerged from behind the bushes and trees. Their raised heads took on the look of kings and queens, never mind the field hand garments that draped around their bodies.
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ANOTHER
$ 4.50
TITLE: ANOTHER WAY TO DANCE
AUTHOR: MARTHA SOUTHGATE
ISBN#: 0-440-21968-X
PRICE: $4.50
Fourteen year old Vicki Harris's dream has come true. She has been accepted into the summer program at New York City's prestigious School of American Ballet. It will be hard work and highly competitive. But Vicki feels ready. She is totally committed to dancing.
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SONG_OF
$ 3.99
TITLE: SONG OF THE TREES
AUTHOR: MILDRED D. TAYLOR
ISBN#: 0-440-22699-6
PRICE: $3.99
Cassie's mother told her times are hard, honey with jobs scarce, Cassie's daddy had gone to Louisiana to lay track for the railroads to get money to feed his children back in Mississippi. That was when the trouble started. Mr. Anderson dared cheat Big Ma by forcing her to sell the giant old trees in the forest surrounding the house.
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MAIZON
$ 3.99
TITLE: MAIZON AT BLUE HILL
AUTHOR: JACQUELINE WOODSON
ISBN#: 0-440-40899-7
PRICE: $3.99
Maizon Singh takes the biggest step of her life when she accepts a scholarship to boarding school and leaves her grandma and her best friend, Margaret, behind on Madison Street. There are only five black students at Blue Hill, and Maizon's the only seventh grader among them.
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JUNEBUG
$ 4.50
TITLE: JUNEBUG
AUTHOR: ALICE MEAD
ISBN#: 0-440-41245-5
PRICE: $4.50
Reeve McLain Jr. June bug has a big dream that keeps him going. June bug dreams that someday he and his younger sister and mother will move from the awful housing project where drugs, gangs and guns are part of everyday life. June bug's tenth birthday is coming up and he knows the gangs and drug dealers will be after him to join them. But June bug has a big birthday plan to keep his hope alive.
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LISTEN
$ 4.99
TITLE: LISTEN CHILDREN
AUTHOR: DOROTHY S. STRICKLAND
ISBN#: 0-440-41555-1
PRICE: $4.99
Listen Children is an introduction to the world of black literature for all young people who are learning about values and feelings. It celebrates the joys and struggles of being young. the pride in being black, and, above all, the love we feel for others as we discover ourselves.
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LUCKY
$ 3.99
TITLE: THE LUCKY STONE
AUTHOR: LUCILLE CLIFTON
ISBN#: 0-440-45110-8
PRICE: $3.99
There is nothing Tee enjoys more than sitting out on the porch with her great grandmother, listening to the fascinating stories about the lucky stone. Shiny and black as night, it brought good fortune to each of its owners for over a hundred years.
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FREEMAN
$ 3.50
TITLE: WAR COMES TO WILLY FREEMAN
AUTHOR: JAMES L. COLLIER & CHRISTOPHER COLLIER
ISBN#: 0-440-49504-0
PRICE: $3.50
Willy Freeman's life changes forever when she witnesses her father's death and returns home to find that the British have taken her mother as a prisoner to New York City. Willy disguised as a boy, begins her long search for her mother.
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MOTOWN
$ 4.99
TITLE: MOTOWN AND DIDI
AUTHOR: WALTER DEAN MYERS
ISBN#: 0-440-95762-1
PRICE: $4.99
Motown lives in a burned-out building one floor above the rats,working his muscles every night, keeping strong, surviving. Didi lives in her cool dream bubble, untouched by the Harlem heat that beats down on her brother until only drugs can soothe him. Didi escapes, without needles, etchings of ivy-covered colleges where her true life will begin. Didi can survive inside her own safe mind.What about the future?
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WHAT
$ 3.99
TITLE: WHAT ARE FRIENDS FOR?
AUTHOR: RACHEL VAIL
ISBN#: 0-590-37454-0
PRICE: $3.99
Olivia's confident, smart, and not afraid to speak her mind. But lately it seems like her friends have turned into blithering idiots. They're always obsessing over boys, clothes, and who's in and who's out.But then olivia starts developing some strange feelings for a boy in her class. How mortifying!
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CIRCLE
$ 4.50
TITLE: CIRCLE OF GOLD
AUTHOR: CANDY DAWSON BOYD
ISBN#: 0-590-43266-4
PRICE: $4.50
"When Mattie's father was alive, everything seemed perfect. But her world would change when he died. Her mother is always angry and never smiles. Mattie does know that Mother's Day is coming, and she desperately wants to buy her mom the perfect gift: a beautiful golden pin.
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FORGOTTEN
$ 4.50
TITLE: THE FORGOTTEN HEROES
AUTHOR: CLINTON COX
ISBN#: 0-590-45122-7
PRICE: $4.50
The Story of the Buffalo Soldiers They escorted wagon trains, carried the mail when no one else could get through, and fought battles against Native Americans who were led by great men such as Geronimo. They came to be known as the Buffalo Soldiers. This is the tragic story of the African-American soldiers who had hoped to find a freedom they had never known by joining the Army.
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MAJESTYS
$ 15.95
TITLE: AT HER MAJESTY'S REQUEST
AUTHOR: WALTER DEAN MYERS
ISBN#: 0-590-48669-1
PRICE: $15.95
"I am deeply moved by Sarah's life and struggles. There is joy here, and sorrow. There is the triumph of the human spirit and more than a touch of tragedy, Here to the best of my ability is her story."
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SISTER
$ 3.99
TITLE: SISTER SISTER
AUTHOR: JANET QUIN - HARKIN
ISBN#: 0-671-00284-8
PRICE: $3.99
Not when Tia and Tamara get in the act! The problem is, Tia's mom, Lisa, thinks she's found Mr. Right. But as far as the twins are concerned, the relationship is all wrong. His name is Tex, and he's taking Lisa and Tia away from Detroit----to Buckeye's Texas. Separated once at birth, the sisters say: Once is enough!
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HUEY
$ 4.99
TITLE: THE STORY HUEY TELLS
AUTHOR: ROBERTA SMITH
ISBN#: 0-679-88559-5
PRICE: $4.99
When Huey has bad dreams, Julian says his are scarier. When Huey's trout dinner is served whole,, with a big,, sad eye staring straight at him, Julian reminds him he has to eat it all. And when Huey wants to study animal tracks, Julian says he's too young. But Huey isn't a little kid. He's an adventurer, a chef, a tracker,, and a scout. And he's about to show Julian and the world all that he cn do.
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FURAHA
$ 12.99
TITLE: FURAHA MEANS HAPPY
AUTHOR: KEN WILSON-MAX
ISBN#: 0-78680552-8
PRICE: $12.99
Wambui and her brother, Moses , live in Kenya, a country in Africa. One day, they go to the lake with their parents. As they have their picnic and play, they speak Swahili, an African language that is fun to learn. You can learn how to say the words with them, with a glossary and proninciation guide in the back of the book.
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KINGS,
$ 12.95
TITLE: KINGS, GODS & SPIRITS FROM AFRICAN MYTHOLOGY
AUTHOR: JAN KNAPPERT
ISBN#: 0-87226-917-5
PRICE: $12.95
The myths and legends of Africa are a rich mixture of ancient historyand traditional beliefes. They include tales of gods, ghosts and spirits, sagas about famous heroes, fables about magical animals and stories of powerful kingdoms of the past.
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GIFT_GIVER
$ 4.95
TITLE: THE GIFT-GIVER
AUTHOR: JOYCE HANSEN
ISBN#: 0-89919-852-X
PRICE: $4.95
Amir, a gentle loner, is the new boy on the block. Doris is amazed that he doesn't seem to care about what everyone else is does. As Doris and Amir become friends, he helps her to grow in self-confidence and in her understanding of others.