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Child and Family WebGuide: Parent info on Child Development Research (Online - Parent)

Child and Family web search guide from Tufts University

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Age groups: Infancy (<1), Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5), School Age (6-12), Adulthood (22+), Toddlerhood (1-3), Adolescence (13-21)

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The Day the Sun Danced -- by Edith Hurd (Author) (Book - Child)

"A poetic book about the animals in the forest who gather to welcome spring." From Choosing Books for Kids

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Age groups: School Age (6-12), Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5)

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Red Fox and His Canoe -- by Nathaniel Benchley (Author) (Book - Child)

"Red Fox wants a big canoe. And when he gets it, he's off to catch a million fish. But Red Fox gets more than he bargained for in his roomy new canoe -- a bear and his buddies, two otters, a raccoon...

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Age groups: Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5), School Age (6-12)

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My Father's Dragon -- by Ruth Gannett (Author) (Book - Child)

"My Father's Dragon--a favorite of young readers since the 1940s and a Newbery honor book--captures the nonsensical logic of childhood in an amusingly deadpan fashion. The story begins when Elmer...

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Age groups: School Age (6-12)

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Skinnybones -- by Barbara Park (Author) (Book - Child)

Two comic novels portray the struggles of middle-grade boys trying to fit in. From Publishers Weekly

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Age groups: School Age (6-12)

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Stay Away from Simon -- by Carol Carrick (Author) (Book - Child)

"Lucy and her younger brother are frightened when they discover that Simon, the hulking miller's boy, is following them home from school." From Product description

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Age groups: School Age (6-12)

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Lifting up the Poor: A Dialogue on Religion, Poverty, and Welfare Reform -- by Lawrence Mead, Mary Jo Bane (Authors) (Book)

"Rarely is the influence of personal religious commitment on policy decisions examined. Two of the nation's foremost scholars and policy advocates break the mold in this lively volume. Mary Jo Bane...

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Age groups: Adulthood (22+)

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And the Poor get Welfare: The Ethics of Poverty in the U.S. -- by Rex Matthews, Warren Copeland (Authors) (Book)

"This overview of the poverty problem begins by summarizing our current situation, with emphasis on its spiritual dimensions. It then places these issues within the American historical context. The...

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Age groups: Adulthood (22+)

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The Ghost-Eye Tree -- by Bill Martin (Author) (Book - Child)

"The Ghost-Eye Tree tells of a young brother and sister sent by their mother to fetch a bucket of milk on a windswept night. To do so, they must pass the dread "Ghost-Eye tree," a shadowed and...

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Age groups: School Age (6-12)

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Lizard Magic -- by Daniel Pinkwater (Author) (Book - Child)

"When left to take care of himself, a young boy becomes involved with a community of intelligent lizards who tell him of a little known invasion from outer space." From Card Catalog

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Age groups: School Age (6-12)

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