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Home of the Brave, Katherine Applegate

Home of the Brave

by Katherine Applegate

Rent: $6.39

Kek comes from Africa. In America, he sees snow for the first time, and feels its sting. He’s never walked on ice, and he falls. He won...

Unabridged: 2 hr 47 min
Narrator: Dominic Hoffman
Published: 12/18/2007
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The Breadwinner, Deborah Ellis

The Breadwinner

by Deborah Ellis

Rent: $6.36

Imagine living in a country in which women and girls are not allowed to leave the house without a man. Imagine having to wear clothes that c...

Unabridged: 3 hr
The Breadwinner #1
Narrator: Rita Wolf
Published: 07/23/2002
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Tears of A Tiger, Sharon M. Draper

Tears of A Tiger

by Sharon M. Draper

Rent: $7.49

Coretta Scott King award-winner and National Teacher of the Year, Sharon M. Draper uses a brilliant variety of styles and voices to tell this...

Unabridged: 3 hr 46 min
The Hazelwood High Trilogy #1
Narrator: J. D. Jackson
Published: 04/10/2006
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Forged by Fire, Sharon M. Draper

Forged by Fire

by Sharon M. Draper

Rent: $6.49

Gerald is only three years old when his mama leaves him alone in the house while she visits her drug dealer. He finds the hot thing she uses ...

Unabridged: 3 hr 43 min
The Hazelwood High Trilogy
Narrator: Thomas Penny
Published: 06/11/2003
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Parvana's Journey, Deborah Ellis

Parvana's Journey

by Deborah Ellis

Rent: $6.99

‘My life is dust and rocks and rude boys and skinny babies, and long days of searching for my mother when I don’t have the fainte...

Unabridged: 3 hr 48 min
The Breadwinner #2
Narrator: Meera Simhan
Published: 08/11/2009
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Magic Tree House #28: High Tide in Hawaii, Mary Pope Osborne

Magic Tree House #28: High Tide i...

by Mary Pope Osborne

Rent: $4.59

The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system! Catch the...

Unabridged: 41 min
Narrator: Mary Pope Osborne
Published: 07/24/2007
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Magic Tree House #40: Eve of the Emperor Penguin, Mary Pope Osborne

Magic Tree House #40: Eve of the ...

by Mary Pope Osborne

Rent: $5.79

The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system! Jack and ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 17 min
Narrator: Mary Pope Osborne
Published: 09/23/2008
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Hey Black Child, Useni Eugene Perkins

Hey Black Child

by Useni Eugene Perkins

Rent: $2.02

Six-time Coretta Scott King Award winner and four-time Caldecott Honor recipient Bryan Collier brings this classic, inspirational poem to li...

Unabridged: 5 min
Narrator: Pe'Tehn Raighn-Kem...
Published: 11/14/2017
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Amina's Voice, Hena Khan

Amina's Voice

by Hena Khan

Rent: $7.49

"Amina's anxieties are entirely relatable, but it's her sweet-hearted nature that makes her such a winning protagonist." -Entertainment Weekl...

Unabridged: 4 hr 20 min
Narrator: Soneela Nankani
Published: 06/02/2017
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Nightjohn, Gary Paulsen

Nightjohn

by Gary Paulsen

Rent: $5.99

Life on the Waller plantation is harsh and bleak. Twelve-year-old Sarny knows that it won't be long before she will be forced to leave Mammy ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 29 min
Sarny #1
Narrator: Michele-Denise Woo...
Published: 07/05/2001
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Magic Tree House #20: Dingoes at Dinnertime, Mary Pope Osborne

Magic Tree House #20: Dingoes at ...

by Mary Pope Osborne

Rent: $4.59

The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system! Wildfire!...

Unabridged: 37 min
Magic Tree House (R) #20
Narrator: Mary Pope Osborne
Published: 03/13/2007
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Iqbal, Francesco D'Adamo

Iqbal

by Francesco D'Adamo

Rent: $6.49

Iqbal, a 13-year-old boy, fights for children's liberation. Bravely, he speaks out against children working long hours in carpet factories in...

Unabridged: 2 hr 54 min
Narrator: Christina Moore
Published: 04/29/2004
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Magic Tree House #12: Polar Bears Past Bedtime, Mary Pope Osborne

Magic Tree House #12: Polar Bears...

by Mary Pope Osborne

Rent: $4.59

The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system! It's icic...

Unabridged: 42 min
Narrator: Mary Pope Osborne
Published: 01/23/2007
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Sarny, Gary Paulsen

Sarny

by Gary Paulsen

Rent: $7.49

As the Civil War rages around the plantation where Sarny lives, she hears of other slaves running away. They are following the sparkling drin...

Unabridged: 4 hr 15 min
Sarny #2
Narrator: Lynne Thigpen
Published: 11/07/2003
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Zia, Scott O'Dell

Zia

by Scott O'Dell

Rent: $7.49

For the millions of children around the world who loved The Island of the Blue Dolphins, Scott O'Dell continues the breathtaking story of Kar...

Unabridged: 3 hr 58 min
Narrator: Christina Moore
Published: 08/11/1993
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All the Right Stuff, Walter Dean Myers

All the Right Stuff

by Walter Dean Myers

Rent: $7.49

Paul DuPree is working at a soup kitchen in Harlem the summer his father dies, just trying to get by. But Elijah, the soup man, won't stop ta...

Unabridged: 4 hr 26 min
Narrator: Brandon Gill
Published: 07/05/2012
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Magic Tree House #18: Buffalo Before Breakfast, Mary Pope Osborne

Magic Tree House #18: Buffalo Bef...

by Mary Pope Osborne

Rent: $4.59

The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system! Hello, bu...

Unabridged: 38 min
Narrator: Mary Pope Osborne
Published: 03/13/2007
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Marching to the Mountaintop How Poverty, Labor Fights, and Civil Rights set the Stage for Martin Kuther King, Jr.'s Final Hours, Ann Bausum

Marching to the Mountaintop

by Ann Bausum

Rent: $6.49

In early 1968 the grisly on-the-job deaths of two African-American sanitation workers in Memphis, Tennessee, prompted an extended strike by t...

Unabridged: 2 hr 11 min
Narrator: Corey Allen
Published: 01/28/2013
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Jamaica's Find, Juanita Havill

Jamaica's Find

by Juanita Havill

Rent: $4.99

Jamaica has a problem. She's found a stuffed dog in the park, all dirty and worn from lots of hugging. Instead of taking it to the lost and f...

Unabridged: 7 min
Narrator: Kim Staunton
Published: 06/05/1998
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Jake the Fake Keeps it Real, Craig Robinson

Jake the Fake Keeps it Real

by Craig Robinson

Rent: $7.59

For fans of Diary of a Wimpy Kid and Big Nate comes the first book in a side-splitting illustrated series from comedian and film star Craig R...

Unabridged: 1 hr 47 min
Jake the Fake #1
Narrator: Sullivan Jones
Published: 03/28/2017
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Jim & Me, Dan Gutman

Jim & Me

by Dan Gutman

Rent: $7.49

Prolific young adult author Dan Gutman has hit home runs with many boys thanks to his spectacular baseball fan time-traveling tales-including...

Unabridged: 4 hr 2 min
The Baseball Card Adventures #8
Narrator: Johnny Heller
Published: 01/22/2009
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My Senator and Me, Edward M. Kennedy

My Senator and Me

by Edward M. Kennedy

Rent: $2.45

There's an old saying: "If you want a friend in Washington, get a dog." A few years ago, Senator Ted Kennedy decided to do just that. Now his...

Unabridged: 1 hr 22 min
Narrator: David de Vries &am...
Published: 10/01/2010
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X, Ilyasah Shabazz

X

by Ilyasah Shabazz

Rent: $6.48

Winner of the 2016 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work for Youth/TeensA 2016 Coretta Scott King Author Honor BookCowritten by Mal...

Unabridged: 8 hr 56 min
Narrator: Dion Graham
Published: 01/06/2015
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EllRay Jakes the Recess King!, Sally Warner

EllRay Jakes the Recess King!

by Sally Warner

Rent: $6.49

Eight-year-old EllRay is down to one-and-a-half best friends, which leads his little sister to point out the obvious: he needs new friends. A...

Unabridged: 3 hr 10 min
Ellray Jakes #8
Narrator: Corey Allen
Published: 05/22/2015
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Booked, Kwame Alexander

Booked

by Kwame Alexander

Rent: $6.49

In this middle grade novel-in-verse by the Newbery Medal-winning and Coretta Scott King Honor Award-winning author of "The Crossover," soccer...

Unabridged: 2 hr 26 min
Narrator: Kwame Alexander
Published: 03/30/2016
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Judy Moody Declares Independence (Book #6), Megan McDonald

Judy Moody Declares Independence ...

by Megan McDonald

Rent: $6.48

After visiting Boston, Judy Moody's in the mood for LIBERTY and FREEDOM—freedom from her parents' rules and her pesky little brother, t...

Unabridged: 1 hr 28 min
Narrator: Barbara Rosenblat
Published: 01/16/2012
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Bearstone, Will Hobbs

Bearstone

by Will Hobbs

Rent: $7.49

Growing up without parents and without schooling, 14-year-old Cloyd is trouble-trouble to himself and everyone else. Sent by his tribe to a h...

Unabridged: 4 hr 8 min
Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 08/11/2003
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Rickshaw Girl, Mitali Perkins

Rickshaw Girl

by Mitali Perkins

Rent: $7.59

This acclaimed, award-winning novel by Mitali Perkins will soon be a movie!Naima is a talented painter of traditional alpana patterns, which ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 13 min
Narrator: Zehra Naqvi
Published: 03/06/2018
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Rain is Not My Indian Name, Cynthia Leitich Smith

Rain is Not My Indian Name

by Cynthia Leitich Smith

Rent: $6.39

Cassidy Rain Berghoff is a young girl in mourning. Her best friend was recently killed in a car accident, and the tragic death of her mother...

Unabridged: 3 hr 17 min
Narrator: Jenna Lamia
Published: 09/09/2008
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Sing Down the Moon, Scott O'Dell

Sing Down the Moon

by Scott O'Dell

Rent: $6.49

The Navajo tribe's forced march from their homeland to Fort Sumner by white soldiers and settlers is dramatically and courageously told by yo...

Unabridged: 2 hr 54 min
Narrator: Linda Stephens
Published: 10/07/2002
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The Broken Bike Boy and the Queen of 33rd Street, Sharon Flake

The Broken Bike Boy and the Queen...

by Sharon Flake

Rent: $7.59

Queen is a royal pain in the neck. Her Highness treats everyone as though they were her loyal subjects: her classmates, her teacher, even her...

Unabridged: 2 hr 32 min
Narrator: Bahni Turpin
Published: 04/10/2007
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The Well, Mildred D. Taylor

The Well

by Mildred D. Taylor

Rent: $7.59

Another powerful story in the Logan Family Saga and companion to Mildred D. Taylor's Newbery Award-winning Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry....

Unabridged: 2 hr 4 min
Narrator: Andre Montgomery
Published: 10/10/2017
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The Unfinished Angel, Sharon Creech

The Unfinished Angel

by Sharon Creech

Rent: $6.49

Peoples are strange!The things they are doing and saying–sometimes they make no sense. Did their brains fall out of their heads? And w...

Unabridged: 2 hr 21 min
Narrator: Samantha Quan
Published: 09/22/2009
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The Scrambled States of America, Laurie Keller

The Scrambled States of America

by Laurie Keller

Rent: $1.98

At the first annual "states party," Virginia and Idaho hatch a plan to swap spots so each can see another part of the country. Before the par...

Unabridged: 40 min
Narrator: Lorelei King
Published: 07/21/2009
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Alvin Ho: Allergic to Birthday Parties, Science Projects, and Other Man-made Cat, Lenore Look

Alvin Ho: Allergic to Birthday Pa...

by Lenore Look

Rent: $5.79

Here's the third book in the beloved and hilarious Alvin Ho chapter book series, which has been compared to Diary of a Wimpy Kid and is perfe...

Unabridged: 2 hr 33 min
Alvin Ho #3
Narrator: Everette Plen
Published: 09/13/2011
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Alvin Ho: Allergic to Dead Bodies, Funerals, and Other Fatal Circumstances, Lenore Look

Alvin Ho: Allergic to Dead Bodies...

by Lenore Look

Rent: $5.79

The fourth book in the beloved and hilarious Alvin Ho chapter book series, which has been compared to Diary of a Wimpy Kid and is perfect for...

Unabridged: 2 hr 44 min
Alvin Ho #4
Narrator: Everette Plen
Published: 09/13/2011
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Alvin Ho: Allergic to Camping, Hiking, and Other Natural Disasters Alvin Ho #2, Lenore Look

Alvin Ho: Allergic to Camping, Hi...

by Lenore Look

Rent: $5.49

Here's the third book in the hilarious Alvin Ho chapter book series, which is a Kirkus Reviews Best Continuing Series.Alvin Ho back and his w...

Unabridged: 1 hr 58 min
Narrator: Everette Plen
Published: 06/23/2009
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The Good Braider, Terry Farish

The Good Braider

by Terry Farish

Rent: $7.49

The Good Braider was selected as the 2013 Bank Street College of Education Best Book of the Year and a book of Outstanding Merit. In spare f...

Unabridged: 4 hr 33 min
Narrator: Cherise Boothe
Published: 01/17/2014
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Ling & Ting Share a Birthday, Grace Lin

Ling & Ting Share a Birthday

by Grace Lin

Rent: $4.99

Ling & Ting are twins. They share a birthday. They bake cakes, and they make birthday wishes. They tell stories and wrap gifts. They also sha...

Unabridged: 13 min
Ling & Ting #2
Narrator: Angela Lin
Published: 12/27/2013
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EllRay Jakes and the Beanstalk, Sally Warner

EllRay Jakes and the Beanstalk

by Sally Warner

Rent: $6.49

EllRay Jakes may be the shortest kid in his class, and he may get into trouble from time to time, but he can always count on his best friends...

Unabridged: 2 hr 33 min
Ellray Jakes #5
Narrator: Corey Allen
Published: 08/22/2014
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EllRay Jakes the Dragon Slayer!, Sally Warner

EllRay Jakes the Dragon Slayer!

by Sally Warner

Rent: $6.49

EllRay Jakes is a small kid with big problems! EllRay Jakes may be the smallest kid in his class at Oak Glen Primary School, but he's also hi...

Unabridged: 2 hr 50 min
Ellray Jakes #4
Narrator: Corey Allen
Published: 05/09/2014
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The Mystery of the Missing Lion A Precious Ramotswe Mystery for Young Readers(3), Alexander McCall Smith

The Mystery of the Missing Lion

by Alexander McCall Smith

Rent: $5.49

A detective in the wild.   Precious Ramotswe gets a very special treat. She gets a trip to visit her Aunty Bee at a safari camp. On her ...

Unabridged: 56 min
Precious Ramotswe Mysteries for Young Readers
Narrator: Adjoa Andoh
Published: 10/21/2014
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The Loch Mess Monster, Helen Lester

The Loch Mess Monster

by Helen Lester

Rent: $4.99

Ever since Angus was a wee baby monster, living below the surface of Loch Ness, his parents tried to teach him to be a proper monster. But as...

Unabridged: 10 min
Narrator: Robert Ian Mackenz...
Published: 04/08/2014
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Santiago the Dreamer in Land Among the Stars /, Ricky Martin

Santiago the Dreamer in Land Amon...

by Ricky Martin

Rent: $3.99

When you reach for the moon…sometimes you land among the stars. Santiago’s biggest dream is to perform on stage.  But w...

Unabridged: 8 min
Narrator: Ricky Martin
Published: 11/12/2013
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Edmund Unravels, Andrew Kolb

Edmund Unravels

by Andrew Kolb

Rent: $4.99

This delightful debut picture book celebrates both the joy of venturing into the unknown and the value of staying connected to loved ones bac...

Unabridged: 3 min
Narrator: Richard Poe
Published: 05/01/2015
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Mumbet's Declaration of Independence, Gretchen Woelfle

Mumbet's Declaration of Independe...

by Gretchen Woelfle

Rent: $5.99

Everybody knows about the Founding Fathers and the Declaration of Independence in 1776. But the founders weren't the only ones who believed t...

Unabridged: 15 min
Narrator: Susie Berneis
Published: 02/10/2015
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The Adventures of Bella & Harry, Vol. One Lets Visit London!, Lets Visit Paris!, and Christmas in New York City!, Lisa Manzione

The Adventures of Bella & Harry, ...

by Lisa Manzione

Rent: $3.71

The Adventures of Bella & Harry is a book series that chronicles the escapades of a pup named Bella, her little brother Harry, and their ...

Unabridged: 30 min
The Adventures of Bella & Harry
Narrator: Gabrielle de Cuir
Published: 10/06/2015
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The Adventures of Bella & Harry, Vol. 2 Lets Visit Venice!, Lets Visit Cairo!, and Lets Visit Rio de Janeiro!, Lisa Manzione

The Adventures of Bella & Harry, ...

by Lisa Manzione

Rent: $3.71

The Adventures of Bella & Harry is a book series that chronicles the escapades of a pup named Bella, her little brother Harry, and their ...

Unabridged: 32 min
The Adventures of Bella & Harry
Narrator: Gabrielle de Cuir
Published: 12/08/2015
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The Adventures of Bella & Harry, Vol. 3 Lets Visit Athens!, Lets Visit Barcelona!, and Lets Visit Beijing!, Lisa Manzione

The Adventures of Bella & Harry, ...

by Lisa Manzione

Rent: $3.71

The Adventures of Bella & Harry is a book series that chronicles the escapades of a pup named Bella, her little brother Harry, and their ...

Unabridged: 32 min
The Adventures of Bella & Harry
Narrator: Gabrielle de Cuir
Published: 02/09/2016
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Junebug, Alice Mead

Junebug

by Alice Mead

Rent: $6.49

In the dingy Auburn Street project where Junebug lives, ten is the age when young boys start joining gangs and helping drug dealers. Junebug ...

Unabridged: 2 hr 48 min
Junebug #1
Narrator: Peter Francis Jame...
Published: 09/20/2007
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