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by Mildred D. Taylor Year Published: 1976
Humiliation and fear seem to rule the lives of everyone in the Logan family, living in the Jim Crow south. But they have one thing that no one can take away -- their land. That, along with their love and intelligence will hold them together when everything seems to be trying to tear them apart.
by E.L. Konigsburg Year Published: 1967
This is a modern classic, a favorite of children and adults alike. We meet Claudia and her brother Jamie who run away from home to live in the Metropolitan Museum of Art! They also land right in the middle of a headline making mystery.
by Scott O'Dell Year Published: 1960
This is the story of Karana, the native girl who lived alone for years on a remote island in the Pacific. This is an unusual adventure story and a tale of survival wherein the reader can feel the natural beauty and persoanal discovery of the main character.