The Plot to Kill Hitler: Dietrich Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Spy, Unlikely Hero

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Balzer + Bray #ad - Perfect for fans of suspenseful nonfiction such as books by Steve Sheinkin, this is a page-turning narrative about Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a pastor and pacifist who became an unlikely hero during World War II and took part in a plot to kill Hitler. He had put his papers in order—and left a few notes specifically for Hitler’s men to see.

It takes readers from his privileged early childhood to the studies and travel that would introduce him to peace activists around the world—eventually putting this gentle, scholarly pacifist on a deadly course to assassinate one of the most ruthless dictators in history. Dietrich bonhoeffer had been expecting this day for a long time.

Two ss agents climbed the stairs and told the boyish-looking Bonhoeffer to come with them. It was april 5, 1943, and the Gestapo would arrive any minute. He calmly said good-bye to his parents, put his Bible under his arm, and left. Written by two-time national book award finalist Patricia McCormick, author of Sold and Never Fall Down and coauthor of the young reader’s edition of I Am Malala.

The Plot to Kill Hitler: Dietrich Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Spy, Unlikely Hero #ad - The plot to kill hitler provides fascinating insights into what makes someone stand up for what’s right when no one else is standing with you. It is a question that every generation must answer again and again. With black-and-white photographs, fascinating sidebars, and thoroughly researched details, this book should be essential reading.

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Click Here to Start A Novel

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Yearling #ad - Readers who enjoyed schreiber's game over, pete watson will enjoy the video game component; fans of Fitzgerald's Under the Egg will enjoy reading more about the Monuments Men; detective story aficionados will revel in the inclusion of The Maltese Falcon story. With each puzzle ted and his friends solve, they get closer to unraveling the mystery—but someone dangerous is hot on their heels, and he’s not about to let them get away with the fortune.

Praise for click here to Start:"As addictive as your favorite video game. Young fans of ernie cline's ready Player One will love this classic video game inspired mystery filled with elements of Escape from Mr. So when his great-uncle dies and bequeaths him the all so-called treasure in his overstuffed junk shop of an apartment, Ted explores it like it’s another level to beat.

Click Here to Start A Novel #ad - This is a great book to hand to just about any middle grade reader. Ya books central   a school library guild selection   An Amazon Best Books of the Month Selection. Frankweiler. What if playing video games was prepping you to solve an incredible real-world puzzle and locate a priceless treasure? Twelve-year-old Ted Gerson has spent most of his summer playing video games.

And to his shock, ted sets off to win the greatest game he’s ever played, he finds that eccentric Great-Uncle Ted actually has set the place up like a real-life escape-the-room game! Using his specially honed skills, with help from his friends Caleb and Isabel. Basil E.

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Three Times Lucky Mo & Dale Mysteries

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Puffin Books #ad - Although mo hopes someday to find her "upstream mother, " she's found a home with the Colonel--a café owner with a forgotten past of his own--and Miss Lana, the fabulous café hostess. A newbery honor book"an irresistible Southern narrator—a literary descendant of Scout Finch of To Kill a Mockingbird.

Newsdayrising sixth grader miss moses LoBeau lives in the small town of Tupelo Landing, NC, where everyone's business is fair game and no secret is sacred. Look for all the mo & dale mysteries: the ghosts of tupelo landing,  the Odds of Getting Even, and The Law of Finders Keepers* “A wickedly awesome tale…Mo LoBeau is destined to become a standout character in children’s fiction.

Three Times Lucky Mo & Dale Mysteries #ad - Kirkus reviews, starred review * “Turnage’s lively novel features a distinctive voice and a community of idiosyncratic characters. Booklist, starred review* "Here is a writer who has never met a metaphor or simile she couldn't put to good use. Publishers Weekly, starred review Puffin Books. She washed ashore in a hurricane eleven years ago, and she's been making waves ever since.

So when a lawman comes to town asking about a murder, Dale Earnhardt Johnson III, Mo and her best friend, set out to uncover the truth in hopes of saving the only family Mo has ever known. She will protect those she loves with every bit of her strong will and tough attitude.

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The Twenty-One Balloons Puffin Modern Classics

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Puffin Books #ad - Puffin. But through a twist of fate, eccentric inhabitants, he lands on Krakatoa, and discovers a world of unimaginable wealth, and incredible balloon inventions. Winner of the 1948 newbery Medal, this classic fantasy-adventure is now available in a handsome new edition. William pene du bois combines his rich imagination, scientific tastes, and brilliant artistry to tell astory that has no age limit.

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Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth

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Walden Pond Press #ad - Second, he looks like a dog to everyone except Prez. That's important when you have a grandfather who is constantly forgetting. Puffin Books. Sputnik, and he's got a mission that requires prez's help: the Earth has been marked for destruction, it turns out is an alien, and the only way they can stop it is to come up with ten reasons why the planet should be saved.

Thus begins one of the most fun and eventful summers of Prez's life, as he and Sputnik set out on a journey to compile the most important list Prez has ever made—and discover just what makes our world so remarkable. Walden pond. Puffin. And it's even more important when your grandfather can't care for you anymore and you have to go live with a foster family out in the country.

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First, he can hear what Prez is thinking.

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Fever 1793

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Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers #ad - Puffin Books. Disease sweeps the streets, destroying everything in its path and turning Mattie's world upside down. Walden pond. But then the fever breaks out. Great product! Mattie spends her days avoiding chores and making plans to turn the family business into the finest Philadelphia has ever seen. Puffin. At her feverish mother's insistence, Mattie flees the city with her grandfather.

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But she soon discovers that the sickness is everywhere, and Mattie must learn quickly how to survive in a city turned frantic with disease.

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When the Sea Turned to Silver

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Little, Brown Books for Young Readers #ad - Together, the two must face obstacles usually found only in legends to find the Luminous Stone and save Pinmei's grandmother--before it's too late. A fast-paced adventure that is extraordinarily written and beautifully illustrated, When the Sea Turned to Silver is a masterpiece companion novel to Where the Mountain Meets the Moon and Starry River of the Sky.

Puffin. Great product! Determined to have her grandmother returned, Pinmei embarks on a journey to find the Luminous Stone alongside her friend Yishan, a mysterious boy who seems to have his own secrets to hide. However, the peace is shattered one night when soldiers of the Emperor arrive and kidnap the storyteller.

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Pinmei's gentle, loving grandmother always has the most exciting tales for her granddaughter and the other villagers. Walden pond.

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The Bicycle Spy

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Scholastic Press #ad - Now there are soldiers everywhere, interrupting Marcel's rides with checkpoints and questioning. Then marcel learns two big secrets, and he realizes there are worse things about the war than a canceled race. When he later discovers that his friend's entire family is in imminent danger, Marcel knows he can help -- but it will involve taking a risky bicycle ride to pass along covert information.

The Bicycle Spy #ad - And when nothing ends up going according to plan, it's up to him to keep pedaling and think quickly. Scholastic. He dreams of someday competing in the Tour de France, the greatest bicycle race. But ever since germany's occupation of France began two years ago, in 1940, the race has been canceled. Puffin Books.

Walden pond. Puffin. Great product! Because his friend, her family, and his own future hang in the balance. Marcel loves riding his bicycle, whether he's racing through the streets of his small town in France or making bread deliveries for his parents' bakery.

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Dry

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Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers #ad - The authors do not hold back. Booklist starred review “The palpable desperation that pervades the plot…feels true, giving it a chilling air of inevitability. Publishers weekly starred review “The Shustermans challenge readers. School library journal starred review “No one does doom like Neal Shusterman.

Kirkus reviews starred review when the california drought escalates to catastrophic proportions, one teen is forced to make life and death decisions for her family in this harrowing story of survival from New York Times bestselling author Neal Shusterman and Jarrod Shusterman. The drought—or the tap-Out, as everyone calls it—has been going on for a while now.

Dry #ad - Great product! Puffin Books. Puffin. Walden pond. Everyone’s lives have become an endless list of don’ts: don’t water the lawn, don’t fill up your pool, don’t take long showers. Scholastic. And when her parents don’t return and her life—and the life of her brother—is threatened, Alyssa has to make impossible choices if she’s going to survive.

Until the taps run dry. Suddenly, alyssa’s quiet suburban street spirals into a warzone of desperation; neighbors and families turned against each other on the hunt for water.

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Finding Gobi: Young Reader's Edition: The True Story of One Little Dog's Big Journey

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Thomas Nelson #ad - Follow their unlikely friendship through the challenges of an 80-mile race and Dion’s struggle to bring Gobi home for good. Finding gobi: the true story of one little dog's big journey is the incredible true story of Dion Leonard, a New York Times bestselling author and athlete, who was befriended by a stray dog while running an ultramarathon through the Gobi Desert.

Bring home the incredible true story of a friendship so strong that it crosses the globe! You will love the inspiring tale of Gobi, a lost dog who kept pace with an ultramarathon runner, Dion Leonard, across a vast desert. The scrappy little pup ran mile after mile alongside Dion, through treacherous conditions and across raging rivers.

Finding Gobi: Young Reader's Edition: The True Story of One Little Dog's Big Journey #ad - Great product! Scholastic. In a town of more than 3 million people, but this tale of friendship will surprise and delight you as you find out what happens!Join the almost too-good-to-be-true story of hope, friendship, the search seemed hopeless, and beating incredible odds in Finding Gobi: The True Story of One Little Dog's Big Journey by Dion Leonard.

Puffin Books. Puffin. Walden pond. He let her sleep in his tent and share his food, and eventually, his focus shifted from winning to the newfound friendship he and Gobi shared. They crossed the finish line together—not first, but together—and Dion decided to bring Gobi home to Scotland.

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Soldier X

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Puffin Books #ad - Soldier X #ad - Until, covered in blood and seriously injured, he conceives of another way to survive. Puffin. Scholastic. Filled with gritty and visceral detail, Soldier X will change the way every reader thinks about the reality of war. It's kill or be killed, and it seems clear that Erik's days are numbered. Great product!

. Puffin Books. Sixteen-year-old erik brandt barely knows what Germany is fighting for when he is drafted into Hitler's army in 1944. Walden pond. Sent to the killing fields of the Eastern Front, he is surrounded by unimaginable sights, more horrific than he ever thought possible.

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