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Impostors, Scott Westerfeld

Impostors

by Scott Westerfeld

Rent: $9.80

Deception. Risk. Betrayal. Redemption. Master storyteller Scott Westerfeld is at the top of his game, and back to his most famous realm. Fr...

Unabridged: 8 hr 40 min
Narrator: Thrse Plummer
Published: 09/11/2018
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Paper Things, Jennifer Richard Jacobson

Paper Things

by Jennifer Richard Jacobs...

Rent: $6.48

When forced to choose between staying with her guardian and being with her big brother, Ari chose her big brother. There's just one problem&#...

Unabridged: 7 hr 3 min
Narrator: Kate Rudd
Published: 02/10/2015
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A Bad Case of Stripes, David Shannon

A Bad Case of Stripes

by David Shannon

Rent: $2.45

Camilla Cream loves lima beans, but she never eats them. Why? Because the other kids in her school don't like them. And Camilla Cream is v...

Unabridged: 24 min
Narrator: Jane Casserly
Published: 02/01/2007
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My Weirder-est School #2: Miss Porter Is Out of Order!, Dan Gutman

My Weirder-est School #2: Miss Po...

by Dan Gutman

Rent: $6.49

With more than 23 million books sold, the My Weird School series really gets kids reading!In this second book in the My Weirder-est School se...

Unabridged: 1 hr
Narrator: Maxwell Glick
Published: 06/18/2019
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Curveball The Year I Lost My Grip, Jordan Sonnenblick

Curveball

by Jordan Sonnenblick

Rent: $6.48

There’s nothing All Star pitcher Peter Friedman loves more than baseball. It’s his life. He breathes baseball, dreams about it, a...

Unabridged: 4 hr 48 min
Narrator: Luke Daniels
Published: 03/01/2012
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I'd Know You Anywhere, My Love, Nancy Tillman

I'd Know You Anywhere, My Love

by Nancy Tillman

Rent: $1.98

There are things about you quite unlike any other.Things always known by your father or mother.So if you decide to be different one day,no wo...

Unabridged: 4 min
Narrator: Orlagh Cassidy
Published: 08/27/2013
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Big Whopper Zigzag Kids Book 2, Patricia Reilly Giff

Big Whopper

by Patricia Reilly Giff

Rent: $5.79

It’s Discovery Week at the Zigzag Afternoon Center! Everyone writes their discoveries on a big sheet of paper in the hallway. But Desti...

Unabridged: 45 min
Zigzag Kids #2
Narrator: Bailee Madison
Published: 08/10/2010
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Allie Finkle's Rules for Girls Book One: Moving Day, Meg Cabot

Allie Finkle's Rules for Girls Bo...

by Meg Cabot

Rent: $6.47

When nine-year-old Allie Finkle’s parents announce that they are moving her and her brothers from their suburban split-level into an an...

Unabridged: 4 hr 13 min
Narrator: Tara Sands
Published: 03/01/2008
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Change Up, Derek Jeter

Change Up

by Derek Jeter

Rent: $6.99

In the third book in the New York Times bestselling middle grade series inspired by the life of iconic New York Yankee Derek Jeter, Derek&rsq...

Unabridged: 3 hr 26 min
Jeter Publishing
Narrator: Chris Jackson
Published: 04/26/2016
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Making Friends with Billy Wong, Augusta Scattergood

Making Friends with Billy Wong

by Augusta Scattergood

Rent: $6.65

A powerful story set in small-town Arkansas in 1955 that illuminates the friendship surrounding the arrival of Chinese immigrants in the segr...

Unabridged: 4 hr 17 min
Narrator: Kate Simses; Todd ...
Published: 09/01/2016
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Tunes for Bears to Dance To, Robert Cormier

Tunes for Bears to Dance To

by Robert Cormier

Rent: $6.49

From one of the most thought-provoking writers of young adult fiction comes a bold exploration of hatred, bigotry, and the abuse of power. A ...

Unabridged: 2 hr 15 min
Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 12/15/1993
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I Am Enough, Grace Byers

I Am Enough

by Grace Byers

Rent: $1.98

I Am Enough is the audio edition of the New York Times bestseller everyone needs!This is a gorgeous, lyrical ode to loving who you are,...

Unabridged: 3 min
Narrator: Grace Byers
Published: 03/05/2019
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The World Needs More Purple People, Kristen Bell

The World Needs More Purple Peopl...

by Kristen Bell

Rent: $3.99

Actress, producer, and parent Kristen Bell (The Good Place, Veronica Mars, Frozen) and creative director and parent Benjamin Hart have a new ...

Unabridged: 7 min
Narrator: Kristen Bell
Published: 06/02/2020
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The Year of Billy Miller, Kevin Henkes

The Year of Billy Miller

by Kevin Henkes

Rent: $7.49

Things to know about Billy Miller: He's worried about 2nd grade He thinks bats are cool His little sister is annoying He had a s...

Unabridged: 2 hr 22 min
Narrator: Dan Bittner
Published: 09/17/2013
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Amber Brown Is Not a Crayon, Paula Danziger

Amber Brown Is Not a Crayon

by Paula Danziger

Rent: $5.49

Amber Brown and Justin Daniels are best friends. They sit next to each other in school, help each other with fractions and spelling, and alwa...

Unabridged: 52 min
Narrator: Alicia Witt
Published: 05/13/2008
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Ghost Buddy: Zero to Hero, Henry Winkler & Lin Oliver

Ghost Buddy: Zero to Hero

by Henry Winkler & Lin...

Rent: $6.12

A hilarious new series from Henry Winkler & Lin Oliver, authors of the bestselling HANK ZIPZER books! Billy Broccoli is new to the neighborh...

Unabridged: 3 hr 11 min
Narrator: Henry Winkler
Published: 01/01/2012
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Invisible, Pete Hautman

Invisible

by Pete Hautman

Rent: $6.49

National Book Award-winning author Pete Hautman crafts a powerful tale of one tormented boy's troubled life in Invisible. Seventeen-year-old ...

Unabridged: 3 hr 33 min
Narrator: Norm Lee
Published: 02/03/2006
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My Magic Breath, Nick Ortner

My Magic Breath

by Nick Ortner

Rent: $1.98

From New York Times bestselling author Nick Ortner comes a beautiful book that will help children discover calm through the magic of mindful...

Unabridged: 4 min
Narrator: Emily Woo Zeller
Published: 05/15/2018
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Kick, Walter Dean Myers

Kick

by Walter Dean Myers

Rent: $7.99

For the very first time in his decades-long career writing for teens, acclaimed and beloved author Walter Dean Myers writes with a teen, Ros...

Unabridged: 3 hr 46 min
Narrator: Michael Smith Rive...
Published: 02/01/2011
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Eggs, Jerry Spinelli

Eggs

by Jerry Spinelli

Rent: $6.18

EGGS is a quirky and moving audiobook about two very complicated, damaged children. David has recently lost his mother to a freak accident, ...

Unabridged: 4 hr 18 min
Narrator: Suzanne Toren
Published: 06/01/2007
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Freckle Juice & The One in the Middle Is the Green Kangaroo, Judy Blume

Freckle Juice & The One in the Mi...

by Judy Blume

Rent: $4.58

Two classic Judy Blume titles are available together!How exactly does one get freckles? For fifty cents, know-it-all Sharon has the answer--a...

Unabridged: 36 min
Narrator: Laura Hamilton
Published: 07/11/2006
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Missing May, Cynthia Rylant

Missing May

by Cynthia Rylant

Rent: $5.49

Since summer was six years old she lived with dear Aunt May and Uncle Ob. Now, six years later, Aunt May has died. Summer, who misses May wit...

Unabridged: 1 hr 57 min
Narrator: Frances McDormand
Published: 04/08/2008
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Otis Spofford, Beverly Cleary

Otis Spofford

by Beverly Cleary

Rent: $6.99

When it comes to stirring up a little excitement in class, Otis Spofford knows just what to do. He can turn a folk dance fiesta into a three...

Unabridged: 2 hr 30 min
Narrator: Johnny Heller
Published: 03/17/2009
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Clementine and the Spring Trip, Sara Pennypacker

Clementine and the Spring Trip

by Sara Pennypacker

Rent: $5.99

For Clementine, spring is a really big deal. It’s the time for seeing her apple tree start to grow, for watching her friend Margaret go...

Unabridged: 1 hr 50 min
The Clementine series #6
Narrator: Jessica Almasy
Published: 05/30/2013
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Ellen Tebbits, Beverly Cleary

Ellen Tebbits

by Beverly Cleary

Rent: $6.49

Sometimes saying sorry is harder than it seems ...Ellen Tebbits is convinced she'll die of embarrassment if any of the girls at school disco...

Unabridged: 2 hr 25 min
Narrator: Andrea Martin
Published: 05/31/2005
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Skinny, Donna Cooner

Skinny

by Donna Cooner

Rent: $6.12

Hopeless. Freak. Elephant. Pitiful. These are the words of Skinny, the vicious voice that lives inside fifteen-year-old Ever Davies's head. S...

Unabridged: 7 hr 13 min
Narrator: Elizabeth Morton
Published: 10/01/2012
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Red A Crayon's Story, Michael Hall

Red

by Michael Hall

Rent: $1.98

A blue crayon mistakenly labeled as 'red' suffers an identity crisis in this picture book by the New York Times-bestselling creator of My Hea...

Unabridged: 5 min
Narrator: Robin Miles
Published: 02/03/2015
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The Crossing, Gary Paulsen

The Crossing

by Gary Paulsen

Rent: $6.49

A critically acclaimed tearjerker from a master storyteller: On one side of the border is brutality and heartache; on the other side--a new l...

Unabridged: 2 hr 38 min
Narrator: Mark Hammer
Published: 11/15/2002
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Where'd My Giggle Go?, Max Lucado

Where'd My Giggle Go?

by Max Lucado

Rent: $6.49

<p>A whimsical picture book from&nbsp;New York Times&nbsp;bestselling author Max Lucado,&nbsp;Where'd My Giggle Go?&nb...

Unabridged: 4 min
Narrator: Ben Holland
Published: 03/30/2021
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Arthur and the Lost Diary A Marc Brown Arthur Chapter Book #9, Marc Brown

Arthur and the Lost Diary

by Marc Brown

Rent: $4.58

Arthur and the Lost Diary — Sue Ellen confides everything to her trusty diary. But when she loses it in the library, the hunt is on. Th...

Unabridged: 36 min
Marc Brown's Arthur Books #9
Narrator: Mark Linn-Baker
Published: 10/09/2007
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Who's In Love with Arthur? A Marc Brown Arthur Chapter Book #10, Marc Brown

Who's In Love with Arthur?

by Marc Brown

Rent: $4.58

Who’s in Love with Arthur? When it comes to square dancing, there’s no better pair than Arthur and Francine. But does one of them...

Unabridged: 39 min
Marc Brown's Arthur Books #10
Narrator: Mark Linn-Baker
Published: 10/09/2007
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Francine, Believe It or Not A Marc Brown Arthur Chapter Book #14, Marc Brown

Francine, Believe It or Not

by Marc Brown

Rent: $4.58

Francine, Believe It or NotMuffy is so sure that Francine can’t be nice for a whole week that she bets her Princess Peach watch on it. ...

Unabridged: 38 min
Marc Brown's Arthur Books #14
Narrator: Mark Linn-Baker
Published: 11/13/2007
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Beacon Street Girls #3: Letters From the Heart, Annie Bryant

Beacon Street Girls #3: Letters F...

by Annie Bryant

Rent: $6.99

Meet the Beacon Street Girls... They're real, They're fun- They're just like you!Life seems perfect for Maeve and Avery ... until they find o...

Unabridged: 6 hr 20 min
Beacon Street Girls #3
Narrator: Various
Published: 06/03/2008
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Beacon Street Girls #6: Lake Rescue, Annie Bryant

Beacon Street Girls #6: Lake Resc...

by Annie Bryant

Rent: $6.99

Big time adventure awaits the Beacon Street Girls and the rest of the seventh grade. The class is heading to Lake Rescue in New Hampshire for...

Unabridged: 6 hr 25 min
Beacon Street Girls #6
Narrator: Various
Published: 11/04/2008
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The Snow Goose, Paul Gallico

The Snow Goose

by Paul Gallico

Rent: $4.81

On the desolate Essex marshes, a young girl named Fritha arrives at a remote lighthouse seeking help from its lonely inhabitant: Philip Rhaya...

Unabridged: 43 min
Narrator: Ralph Cosham
Published: 01/02/2014
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Allie Finkle's Rules for Girls Book Four: Stage Fright, Meg Cabot

Allie Finkle's Rules for Girls Bo...

by Meg Cabot

Rent: $6.47

Allie is crushed when she is cast as the evil queen in the fourth grade class play. But she soon learns it’s the size of the heart, not...

Unabridged: 3 hr 55 min
Narrator: Tara Sands
Published: 09/01/2009
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The Quilt, Gary Paulsen

The Quilt

by Gary Paulsen

Rent: $6.48

A six-year-old boy goes to spend the summer with his grandmother Alida in a small Minnesota town. With the men all gone off to fight, the wom...

Unabridged: 1 hr 38 min
Narrator: Susan Ericksen
Published: 03/20/2013
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When I Was Little, Jamie Lee Curtis

When I Was Little

by Jamie Lee Curtis

Rent: $1.98

New York Times bestselling author Jamie Lee Curtis perfectly captures a little girl's simple, joyous celebration of herself, as she looks ba...

Abridged: 42 min
Narrator: Jamie Lee Curtis
Published: 06/26/2007
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Horrible Harry's Secret, Suzy Kline

Horrible Harry's Secret

by Suzy Kline

Rent: $4.99

Horrible Harry's best friend, Doug, knows how much Harry loves "slimy things, hairy things, and creepy things." In Room 2B, the two classmate...

Unabridged: 32 min
The Horrible Harry series #4
Narrator: Johnny Heller
Published: 04/26/2006
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The Doldrums, Nicholas Gannon

The Doldrums

by Nicholas Gannon

Rent: $5.49

Archer B. Helmsley has grown up in a house full of oddities and treasures collected by his grandparents, the famous explorers. He knows ever...

Unabridged: 6 hr 19 min
Narrator: Bronson Pinchot
Published: 09/29/2015
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Ollie the Stomper, Olivier Dunrea

Ollie the Stomper

by Olivier Dunrea

Rent: $4.99

Ollie stomps behind Gossie and Gertie, but something is missing. Gossie and Gertie wear shiny boots. Ollie wants boots too! The two yellow go...

Unabridged: 3 min
Narrator: Linda Stephens
Published: 04/02/2004
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Where Are You Going, Baby Lincoln? Tales from Deckawoo Drive, Volume Three, Kate DiCamillo

Where Are You Going, Baby Lincoln...

by Kate DiCamillo

Rent: $6.99

What if timid Baby Lincoln broke free of her bossy sister and set off on an unexpected journey? Kate DiCamillo presents a touching new advent...

Unabridged: 58 min
Tales from Deckawoo Drive #3
Narrator: Lorna Raver
Published: 08/02/2016
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Irreversible, Chris Lynch

Irreversible

by Chris Lynch

Rent: $6.48

The accused date rapist from the “finely crafted and thought-provoking” (School Library Journal) National Book Award Finalist, In...

Unabridged: 8 hr 54 min
Narrator: Scott Merriman
Published: 09/06/2016
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Bionic, Suzanne Weyn

Bionic

by Suzanne Weyn

Rent: $7.35

From the author of The Bar Code Tattoo comes an exciting look at the not too distant future. Mira has always almost had it all... until it ...

Unabridged: 5 hr 25 min
Narrator: Elizabeth Morton
Published: 11/01/2016
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Falling Over Sideways, Jordan Sonnenblick

Falling Over Sideways

by Jordan Sonnenblick

Rent: $7.35

A new hilarious, honest, and hopeful novel from the author of Drums, Girls, and Dangerous Pie It's not easy being Claire. (Really.) Claire...

Unabridged: 5 hr 46 min
Narrator: Miriam Volle
Published: 10/01/2016
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Give a Boy a Gun, Todd Strasser

Give a Boy a Gun

by Todd Strasser

Rent: $6.49

A heartbreaking novel that offers no easy answers, Give a Boy a Gun addresses the growing problem of school violence. Although it is a work o...

Unabridged: 3 hr 24 min
Narrator: Jack Garrett
Published: 04/10/2002
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The Secret Sheriff of Sixth Grade, Jordan Sonnenblick

The Secret Sheriff of Sixth Grade...

by Jordan Sonnenblick

Rent: $6.65

A new hilarious, honest, and inspirational middle-grade novel about finding your inner hero, from the author of Drums, Girls & Dangerous Pie....

Unabridged: 4 hr 1 min
Narrator: Pierce Cravens
Published: 08/29/2017
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Garvey's Choice, Nikki Grimes

Garvey's Choice

by Nikki Grimes

Rent: $4.99

Garvey's father has always wanted Garvey to be athletic, but Garvey is interested in astronomy, science fiction, reading-anything but sports....

Unabridged: 51 min
Narrator: James Shippy
Published: 10/04/2016
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The Friendship, Mildred D. Taylor

The Friendship

by Mildred D. Taylor

Rent: $5.79

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: 40 min
Narrator: Allyson Johnson
Published: 02/13/2018
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Thankful, Eileen Spinelli

Thankful

by Eileen Spinelli

Rent: $1.98

Thankful, by bestselling and award-winning children’s author Eileen Spinelli, combines charming rhymes and whimsical illustrations to c...

Unabridged: 2 min
Narrator: Ben Holland
Published: 05/01/2018