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New to You Books Oldies but Goodies. The Thieves of Ostia by Caroline Lawrence. If it’s not the dogs, who are the thieves of Ostia? Test your logic along with twelve year olds from ancient Rome. The Thieves of Ostia by Caroline Lawrence. Don’t you love a mystery?

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new to you books oldies but goodies
New to You Books

Oldies but Goodies

the thieves of ostia by caroline lawrence
The Thieves of Ostiaby Caroline Lawrence

If it’s not the dogs, who are the thieves of Ostia?

Test your logic along with twelve year olds from ancient Rome.

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The Thieves of Ostiaby Caroline Lawrence
  • Don’t you love a mystery?
  • Does it take you long to figure our “who dun it”?
  • Using your knowledge of Greek and Roman mythology, you probably will figure this out before the grown-ups in the story do.
the slave dancer by paula fox
The Slave Dancer by Paula Fox

How exciting to be a passenger aboard a ship for a trip

across the ocean to an exotic continent!

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The Slave Dancer by Paula Fox

Unless, like an African slave, you, are thirteen year old Jessie is kidnapped and forced against your will to work on a slave ship.

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The Slave Dancer by Paula Fox

This Newberry Award winning novel invites you to experience what Jessie sees and fears as this ship leaves his home in New Orleans, sails across the ocean to Africa and back to the island of Cuba.

hans brinker or the silver skates by mary mapes dodge
Hans Brinker or The Silver Skatesby Mary Mapes Dodge

This classic historical novel takes you on a tour of towns between Amsterdam and The Hague as you travel with the young boyswho ice skate over 30 miles down frozen canals of Holland.

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Hans Brinker or The Silver Skatesby Mary Mapes Dodge

A skillful as a movie maker, Mary Mapes Dodge paints word pictures so clearly you may be able to draw what you see in your mind as you read about daring speed-skating and life-long friendships.

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Hans Brinker or The Silver Skatesby Mary Mapes Dodge

You’ll learn about famous Dutch, Spanish, Russian, and English monarchs.

Discover new facts about art and artillery men; experience sacrifice and selfishness; marvel at the humble and the haughty, and even rejoice about a surprising medical miracle!

jack secret circles by f paul wilson
JACK: Secret Circlesby F. Paul Wilson

MYSTERY, MAGIC,

AND MAYHEM

  • Jack and Weezy find something weird and wonderful in the woods near their home.
  • Then, neighbor boy goes missing.
  • Few clues to who, what, when, where or how!
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JACK: Secret Circlesby F. Paul Wilson
  • What’s that pyramid shaped structure?
  • It’s big!
  • What’s that foul smell?
  • It’s coming from something big!
  • See how teens both help and hurt when they get involved.
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JACK: Secret Circlesby F. Paul Wilson

From the Jack, the Repairman series, this fast paced flashback entices you to read quickly.

Discover the secrets around the town, in the woods, and within a neighbor’s house when Jack was a teenager.

the seven tales of trinket by shelley moore thomas
The Seven Tales of Trinketby Shelley Moore Thomas

She sets out on the road with Thomas, the Pig Boy, following a map her father left.

What will Trinket, the Story Lass find and why does it matter?

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The Seven Tales of Trinketby Shelley Moore Thomas

What folk tales do you know that include a

feather, a harp, a mirror,

gold coins, a shovel,

a stool or a scroll?

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The Seven Tales of Trinketby Shelley Moore Thomas

Like the vines on the book cover, author Shelley Moore Thomas strings together seven ancient tales from the British Isles into one story about a young lass who inherits her father’s skill as a storyteller.

dragonsong by anne mccaffrey
Dragonsongby Anne McCaffrey
  • What could be more fun than a sweeping fantasy tale of dragons and flying lizards?
  • Dragonsong, part of the Chronicle of Pern series is just such a book of science fiction.
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Dragonsongby Anne McCaffrey
  • Fourteen year old Menolly is a talented harper, so very skillful, yet her father wants her to hide her music.
  • Her music even charms the fire lizards that people in her town onl believe are mythical creatures.
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Dragonsongby Anne McCaffrey

What’s a girl to do?

Read and find out for yourself.

airborn by kenneth oppel
AIRBORN by Kenneth Oppel

Ever seen the Goodyear Blimp hovering above a football stadium?

Ever thought of traveling on one?

Then, you’d probably like AIRBORN, a fantastic story about a teenager who works on such an airship.

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AIRBORN by Kenneth Oppel

Can you imagine a white panther that flies with bat-like wings?

Just one of the fantastic images in this thrilling adventure over the Pacificus island in an airship kept aloft by Hydrium.

(No these are not misspelllngs.)

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AIRBORN by Kenneth Oppel
  • Kenneth Oppel , a writer of science fiction who creates his own words to fit the fantasy worlds he creates.
  • He’s so descriptive, so believable this novel has been made into a movie.
  • Of course, you’ll want to read the book first.