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Author: Kerr, Philip
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf/ Random House
Year Published: 2014
ISBN: 978-0-385755-43-6
Grades: Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

The Winter Horses

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In the dead of winter in 1941, Jewish orphan Kalinka ends up alone on the bleak Ukranian steppe, trying to escape the Nazis and survive. She befriends two remarkable Przewalski horses who may be the last of their kind, descendants of an ancient breed documented in cave drawings from seventeen centuries ago. With the help of an old man, his loyal dog, and the cunning and wise horses, this brave heroine takes us on an adventurous ride through the horrors of World War II, on a journey of love and survival.

Wish on All the Stars
Schroeder, Lisa
ISBN: 9781338195774
Grades: Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8

Prolific author Lisa Schroeder has written a sequel to “See You on a Starry Night” that can be read as…

Silverstein, Karol Ruth
ISBN: 9781580899406
Grades: Grades 7 to 12

Debut author and screenwriter Karol Ruth Silverstein pens an empowering and emotionally-charged novel about a teen with juvenile arthritis, based…

Something Like Gravity
Smith, Amber
ISBN: 9781534437180
Grades: Grades 9 to 12

New York Times best-selling author Amber Smith, who is an advocate for increased awareness of gender violence as well as…

Teen Titans: Raven
Garcia, Kami
ISBN: 9781401286231
Grades: Grades 7 to 12

Young adult author Kami Garcia writes her debut graphic novel with artist Gabriel Picolo, producing the first amazing installment of…

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