Ruby on the Outside
Nora Raleigh Baskin
Eleven-year-old Ruby Danes has a real best friend for the first time ever, but agonizes over whether or not to tell her a secret she has never shared with anyone--that her mother has been in prison since Ruby was five.
Pure Grit: How American WWII Nurses Survived Battle and Prison Camp in the Pacific
Mary Cronk Farrell
This well-researched volume tells the story of the army and navy nurses who were stationed in the Philippines during World War II.
All the Answers
In this heartfelt magical story, readers get a glimpse of their biggest fantasy: a magic pencil that helps you through the ups and downs of middle school.