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Books You May Have Missed – School Stories

SCHOOL STORIES New teachers and students. Friendships and bullies. School projects and life lessons. Public, prep, elementary, middle, and even magic schools – these stories will introduce you to memorable characters dealing with real and fantastic academic dilemmas. Come to the Stratford Library Children’s Department and check out a new SCHOOL STORY you may have […]

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Kids Books You May Have Missed – Historical Fiction

Fighting for survival and acceptance. Confronting racial injustice. Escaping wars and oppression. Overcoming disease and physical challenges. Acts of bravery and rocket launches. Adventure, danger, mystery, and even humor are within the pages of these enthralling books. Come to the Stratford Library Children’s Department and check out a new HISTORICAL FICTION BOOK you may have […]

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Books You May Have Missed – Adventure

Enjoy some adventure books you may have missed! A Talent for Trouble by Natasha Farrant. Catalog description: “Eleven-year-old Alice Mistlethwaite persuades her boarding school friends, Jesse and Fergus, to set out on an off-the-grid adventure in which they face storms, illness, injury, and international jewel thieves.” Gold Rush Girl by Avi. Catalog description: Victoria Blaisdell […]

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Books You May Have Missed – Famous People

A biography is a book about a famous person. Favorite authors, artists, and musicians! Important scientists and builders! Heroes and activists! Groundbreaking athletes! These biographies with pictures, illustrations, and photos are great introductions to the lives of fascinating people. Come to the Stratford Library Children’s Department and check them out! Biographies can be found on the green […]

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