South Pointe Elementary 5th Grade Titles

Wonder Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780375869020
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - February 14th, 2012

NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE STARRING JULIA ROBERTS, OWEN WILSON, AND JACOB TREMBLAY!

Over 6 million people have read the #1 New York Times bestseller WONDER and have fallen in love with Auggie Pullman, an ordinary boy with an extraordinary face. 

The book that inspired the Choose Kind movement.


The Peculiar Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062195180
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Published: Greenwillow Books - September 18th, 2012

The international bestseller and debut novel by teenage author and classical musician Stefan Bachmann is part murder mystery, part gothic fantasy, part clockwork adventure. Best-selling author Rick Riordan said of The Peculiar, "Stefan Bachmann breathes fresh life into ancient magic."


The Red Umbrella Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780375861901
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - May 11th, 2010

The Red Umbrella is the moving tale of a 14-year-old girl's journey from Cuba to America as part of Operation Pedro Pan—an organized exodus of more than 14,000 unaccompanied children, whose parents sent them away to escape Fidel Castro's revolution.

 


A Thunderous Whisper Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780375869297
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - October 9th, 2012

Ani believes she is just an insignificant whisper of a 12-year-old girl in a loud world. This is what her mother tells her anyway. Her father made her feel important, but he's been off fighting in Spain's Civil War, and his voice in her head is fading. Then she meets Mathias. His family has just moved to Guernica and he's as far from a whisper as a 14-year-old boy can be.


Scat Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780375834875
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Published: Ember - April 27th, 2010

From Newbery Honoree Carl Hiaasen comes this New York Times bestseller set in Florida's Everglades in which an eccentric eco-avenger, a stuffed rat named Chelsea, a wannabe Texas oilman, a singing substitute teacher, and a ticked-off panther can’t stop two kids on a mission to find their missing teacher!
 


Liesl & Po Cover Image
By Lauren Oliver, Kei Acedera (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062014511
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Published: HarperCollins - October 4th, 2011

From New York Times bestselling author Lauren Oliver comes a luminous novel that glows with rare magic, ghostly wonders, and a true friendship that lights even the darkest of places. An E. B. White Read-Aloud Honor Book, it’s perfect for fans of the author’s other middle grade novels: The Spindlers and the Curiosity House series.


The Apothecary Cover Image
By Maile Meloy, Ian Schoenherr (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780399256271
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - October 4th, 2011

It's 1952 and the Scott family has just moved from Los Angeles to London. Here, fourteen-year-old Janie meets a mysterious apothecary and his son, Benjamin Burrows - a fascinating boy who's not afraid to stand up to authority and dreams of becoming a spy.


The Invention of Hugo Cabret  Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780439813785
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Published: Scholastic Press - March 1st, 2007

2008 Caldecott Medal winner



The groundbreaking debut novel from bookmaking pioneer, Brian Selznick!



The Dreamer Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780439269704
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Published: Scholastic Press - April 1st, 2010

Pura Belpré Award Winner



A tender, transcendent, and meticulously crafted novel from Newbery Honoree, Pam Muñoz Ryan, and three-time Caldecott Honoree, Peter Sís!



The Mysterious Benedict Society Cover Image
By Trenton Lee Stewart, Carson Ellis (Illustrator)
$19.00
ISBN: 9780316057776
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 7th, 2007

For fans of Lemony Snicket and Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library, this first book in the bestselling, award-winning Mysterious Benedict Society Series is not to be missed!


Wildwood (Wildwood Chronicles #1) Cover Image
By Colin Meloy, Carson Ellis (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062024688
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Published: Balzer + Bray - August 30th, 2011

For fans of The Chronicles of Narnia comes the first book in the Wildwood Chronicles, the New York Times bestselling fantasy adventure series by Colin Meloy, lead singer of the Decemberists, and Carson Ellis, acclaimed illustrator of The Mysterious Benedict Society.


Under Wildwood (Wildwood Chronicles #2) Cover Image
By Colin Meloy, Carson Ellis (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780062024718
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Published: Balzer + Bray - September 25th, 2012

Under Wildwood is the second book in the New York Times bestselling adventure series the Wildwood Chronicles from Colin Meloy, lead singer of the Decemberists, and Carson Ellis, the acclaimed illustrator of The Mysterious Benedict Society.