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America's Struggle against Poverty in the Twentieth Century -- by James Patterson (Author) (Book)

"This new edition of Patterson's widely used book carries the story of battles over poverty and social welfare through what the author calls the "amazing 1990s," those years of extraordinary...

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Age groups: Adulthood (22+)

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Asphalt Angels -- by Ineke Holtwijk, Wanda Boeke (Authors) (Book)

"Abandoned on the streets of Rio de Janeiro, thirteen-year-old Alex joins a group of children like him and finds himself adapting to his new life." Publisher (barnesandnoble.com)

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Age groups: School Age (6-12), Adolescence (13-21)

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Wheel on the School -- by Meindert De Jong (Author) (Book - Child)

"This 1955 Newbery Award-winner by Meindert De Jong, set in a small Dutch fishing village, tells the story of a young girl and her simple composition about the storks that build their nests in...

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Age groups: School Age (6-12)

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The Enormous Egg -- by Oliver Butterworth (Author) (Book - Child)

"When Nate Twitchell discovers that one of his family's hens has the biggest egg he has ever seen, he is determined to see it hatch. And when it does, neither he nor his parents, townspeople, the...

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Age groups: School Age (6-12)

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Pie Biter -- by Ruthanne McCunn (Author) (Book - Child)

"Based on real characters in the 1800s, Hoi, a young Chinese immigrant, was left to his own devices after the Continental Railroad was finished. With the help of Spanish Louis, he turned creativity...

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Age groups: School Age (6-12)

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Gobs of Goo -- by Vicki Cobb (Author) (Book - Child)

"Describes various types of sticky substances and shows how they are made and used in everyday life." From Card Catalog

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Age groups: School Age (6-12)

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Street Talk -- by Ann Turner (Author) (Book - Child)

"A child's perspective of the city, its people, places, and activites provide the focus for these 29 original poems. Highlights of the zoo, the museum, the park, and memorable people such as the...

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Age groups: School Age (6-12)

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Unmaking of Rabbit -- by Constance Greene (Author) (Book - Child)

"A lonely eleven-year-old boy living with his grandmother tries to come to terms with the facts of his life as he waits in vain for his divorcd mother to take him to live with her." From Card Catalog

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Age groups: School Age (6-12)

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The Buffalo Nickels Blues Band -- by Judie Angell (Author) (Book - Child)

"Twelve-year-old Eddy Levy relates the very short history of his 'blues' band." From Card Catalog

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Age groups: School Age (6-12)

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Last Was Lloyd -- by Doris Smith (Author) (Book - Child)

"A friendless, overweight twelve-year-old with an overprotective mother begins to change the monotonous pattern of his life." From Card Catalog

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Age groups: School Age (6-12)

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