If You Like the Magic Tree House...

Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle

By Betty MacDonald

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From her upside-down house, the eccentric Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle issues to parents her marvelous cures for such common children's diseases as Won't-Put-Away-Toys-itis, Answerbackism, and Fighter-Quarrelitis. Suggested for ages 8-12.
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Wonderful Wizard of Oz

By L. Frank Baum

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After a cyclone transports her to the land of Oz, Dorothy must seek out the great wizard in order to return to Kansas. Suggested for ages 9-12.
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Time Train

By Paul Fleischman

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A class takes a field trip back through time to observe living dinosaurs in their natural habitat. Suggested for ages 5-8.
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The Comic Book Kid

By Adam Osterweil

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When they are given an unusual comic book that allows them to travel in time, twelve-year-old Brian hopes that he and his friend will be able to replace his father's valuable Superman comic that Brian had ruined years before. Suggested for ages 9-12.
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Stuart Goes to School

By Sara Pennypacker

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Worried about his first day at a new school, eight-year-old Stuart wears his magic cape and hopes that it will help him. Suggested for ages 6-9.
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Me Oh Maya!

By Jon Scieszka

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Joe, Fred, and Sam find themselves whisked by The Book to the main ring-ball court in Chichin Itza, Mexico in 1000 A.D., where they must play for their lives against a Mayan High Priest who cheats. Suggested for ages 8-12.
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Joining the Boston Tea Party

By Diane Stanley

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With the help of their grandmother's hat, the twins journey back in time to the Boston Tea Party. Suggested for ages 6-9.
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Harriet's Hare

By Dick King-Smith

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A young girl's life with her father on their farm in England is changed when she befriends a talking hare that is really a shape-changing alien. Suggested for ages 7-10.
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Half-Magic

By Edward Eager

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Faced with a dull summer in the city, Jane, Mark, Katharine, and Martha suddenly find themselves involved in a series of extraordinary adventures after Jane discovers an ordinary-looking coin that seems to grant wishes . Suggested for ages 9-12.
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George Washington's Socks

By Elvira Woodruff

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"An overnight camp-out turns into a harrowing trip to colonial America in this action-packed novel, " PW; suggested for 9-12.
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