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Mia the Melodramatic

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

Mia the Melodramatic is a 2008 young adult novel by Eileen Boggess, the second in the Mia Fullerton series following Mia the Meek. Both novels are published by Bancroft Press. Summer has finally arrived, but Mia Fullerton doesn’t have much to celebrate. Her best friend, Lisa, is spending the summer at a Mensa camp, and […]

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Back Creek

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

Back Creek is a 2007 young adult novel by Leslie Goetsch, published by Bancroft Press. It’s the summer of 1975. Eighteen-year-old Grace Barnett knows she should be preparing to leave for college in September. But a strange Memorial Day boating accident on the creek near her Virginia home–she’s the only witness to the apparent suicide–kicks […]

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The Case Against My Brother

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

The Case Against My Brother is a 2007 young adult mystery by Libby Sternberg, published by Bancroft Press. It is the fall of 1922. World War I is over, the Jazz Age is beginning, and Americans everywhere fear the spread of Bolshevism. Orphaned and penniless in Baltimore, Maryland, 15-year-old Carl Matuski and 17-year-old Adam Matuski […]

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A Northern Thunder

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

A Northern Thunder is a 2007 military thriller by retired U.S. Marine Corps Colonel Andy Harp, published by Bancroft Press. Bancroft Press took the unusual step of releasing a trailer for this novel: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p1nM99Cv8Sk North Korea, a Communist nation in desperate financial straits, concentrates its military resources on a scientist bent on swiftly creating missile […]

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Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes are High

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

“Infobox Book “ name Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes are High image image caption Cover of Crucial Conversations author Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, Al Switzler country United States language English subject Self-help, business genre Self-help, business publisher McGraw-Hill release date 2002 media type Paperback pages 240 isbn 0071401946 Crucial Conversations: Tools […]

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Werther

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

Lo mas maravilloso parte de Las desventuras del joven Werther es presentada como una colección de cartas escritas por Werther, un joven artista de temperamento sensible y apasionado, y dirigidas a su amigo Wilhelm. En estas cartas, Werther revela datos íntimos de su estancia en el pueblo ficticio de Wahlheim (basado en la ciudad de […]

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Black

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

Summary Black is The first book part of the Circle Trilogy by Ted Dekker. Has a green cover with the title in Black. Involves Thomas Hunter is an ordinary guy until he gets shot one day because of some money owed, and he is thrown into a new world. He can go back and forth […]

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The Truth About Innovation

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

“infobox Book” name The Truth About Innovation orig title translator image author Max Mckeown cover_artist country United Kingdom language English series classification Non-Fiction genre publisher Prentice Hall release_date 2008 media_type Print (Paperback) pages 264 isbn ISBN-10: 0273719122 (first edition) preceded_by followed_by Executive Summary Max Mckeown, an influential management consultant, further established his credibility with his […]

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The Mozart Season

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

“Infobox Book” name The Mozart Season title_orig translator image image_caption author Virginia Euwer Wolff illustrator cover_artist country language series subject genre publisher release_date media_type pages isbn preceded_by followed_by Executive Summary Main Themes Characters Chapters CH1 “Now that you’re warmed up, let’s revisit Mr. Mozart,” Mr. Kaplan, who teaches Allegra violin said, but she heard it […]

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Mr. Majeika and the Ghost Train

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

“Infobox Book” name Mr. Majeika and the Ghost Train title_orig translator image image_caption author Humphrey Carpenter illustrator Franck Rodgers cover_artist country England language English series Mr. Majeika and the subject genre Adventure publisher Puffin Books release_date 1995 media_type pages 95 isbn 0-140-36641-5 preceded_by followed_by Executive Summary Characters Mr. Majeika Class Three’s magician teacher, but he […]

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The Pushcart War

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

“Infobox Book” name The Pushcart War title_orig translator image image_caption author Jean Merrill illustrator cover_artist country language series subject genre publisher release_date media_type pages isbn preceded_by followed_by Executive Summary Characters Major Characters Minor Characthers Chapters Chapter 1 to 4 Chapter 5 to 8 Trucks kept becoming bigger and bigger. A well known movie star called […]

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