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Author: Bobbie Pyron | Narrator: Chuck Carrington and Emily Eiden
Release Date: June 26, 2012
Daddy says, “Most folks got a north star in their life—something that gives their life extra meaning. Mine is music.”
Without even thinking, I say, “Mine is Tam.”
 
Abby knows that Tam, her Shetland sheepdog, is her north star, and she’s pretty certain she’s his, too.
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Author: Jack London | Narrator: Jeff Daniels
Release Date: May 25, 2010
Jack London’s The Call of the Wild was written in 1903, but Buck’s gripping adventure makes for a thrilling listen on audio more than 100 years after it was first published.

This gripping story follows the adventures of the loyal dog Buck, who is stolen from his comfortable family home and forced into the harsh life of an Alaskan sled dog.
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Author: Karen Cushman | Narrator: Janet McTeer
Release Date: August 25, 2009
Orphaned Matilda is not at all pleased when she arrives at Blood and Bone Alley to become an assistant to Red Peg the Bonesetter. She is a religious, well-educated girl who can’t picture herself doing dirty chores or helping sickly patients.

Each day is very different from her former quiet life.
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ISBN: 9780307581990
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Author: Lenore Look | Narrator: Everette Plen
Release Date: June 23, 2009
ALSC Notable Children's Recordings

Allergic to Girls, School and Other Scary Things

Alvin Ho is an Asian American second grader who is afraid of everything–elevators, tunnels, girls, and, most of all, school. He’s so afraid of school that, while he’s there, he never, ever, says a word.
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Author: Elizabeth Winthrop | Narrator: Elizabeth Winthrop and Words Take Wing Repertory Co
Release Date: June 02, 2009
The adventure continues in this exciting companion to The Castle in the Attic.

As William turns twelve, he wonders if Jason is still his best friend. In the past year, Jason has grown a foot taller, while William is still a shrimp. When Jason challenges William to “jump the trains,” William is terrified.
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ISBN: 9780739373767
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Author: Margaret Peterson Haddix | Narrator: Kimberly Schraf
Release Date: March 31, 2009
Jessie lives with her family in the frontier village of Clifton, Indiana. When diphtheria strikes the village and the children of Clifton start dying, Jessie’s mother sends her on a dangerous mission to bring back help.
But beyond the walls of Clifton, Jessie discovers a world even more alien and threatening than she could have imagined, and soon she finds her own life in jeopardy.
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ISBN: 9780739372265
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Author: Suzanne Collins | Narrator: Paul Boehmer
Release Date: October 28, 2008
Rich in suspense and brimming with adventure, the New York Times-bestselling Underland Chronicles unfold the fate of the Underland and the great warrior, Gregor. Suzanne Collins is also the author of the bestselling Hunger Games trilogy.

Everyone has been trying to keep Gregor from seeing the final prophecy, The Prophecy of Time.
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Author: Susan Beth Pfeffer | Narrator: Robertson Dean
Release Date: June 10, 2008
When life as Alex Morales had known it changed forever, he was working behind the counter at Joey’s Pizza. He was worried about getting elected as senior class president and making the grades to land him in a good college. He never expected that an asteroid would hit the moon, knocking it closer in orbit to the earth and catastrophically altering the earth's climate.
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Author: Gennifer Choldenko | Narrator: Ariadne Meyers
Release Date: October 02, 2007
For Antonia MacPherson, lying is a way of life. If it weren’t for her best friend, Harrison, and a tiny ball of fluff named Pistachio, she would be miserable. No matter what she does, her mother thinks she’s wrong. Her younger sister, Katherine the Great, takes notes on Ant’s misbehaviors, which she keeps in a spiral notebook for their parents.
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Author: Robert Louis Stevenson | Narrator: Alfred Molina
Release Date: June 26, 2007
Robert Louis Stevenson’s cherished, unforgettable adventure magically captures the thrill of a sea voyage and a treasure hunt through the eyes of its teenage protagonist, Jim Hawkins. Crossing the Atlantic in search of the buried cache, Jim and the ship’s crew must brave the elements and a mutinous charge led by the quintessentially ruthless pirate Long John Silver.
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Author: Susan Cooper | Narrator: Alex Jennings
Release Date: April 17, 2007
On holiday in Cornwall, the three Drew children discover an ancient map in the attic of the house that they are staying in. They know immediately that it is special. It is even more than that–the key to finding a grail, a source of power to fight the forces of evil known as the Dark.
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Author: Susan Patron | Narrator: Cassandra Campbell
Release Date: January 16, 2007
BONUS FEATURE. EXCLUSIVE AUTHOR INTERVIEW

Lucky, age ten, can’t wait another day. The meanness gland in her heart and the crevices full of questions in her brain make running away from Hard Pan, California (population 43), the rock-bottom only choice she has.
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ISBN: 9780739348512
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