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Thanks for your request for a book match. Here are a few titles you might enjoy. The last one is by the same author, Kate DiCamillo as Because of Winn Dixie. Be sure to check out the link to all our lists which is provided at the end of this e-mail
Animals Who Have Won Our Hearts
by Jean Craighead George
Ten true stories about amazing animals like Koko, the gorilla that speaks sign language, and the real Smokey the Bear.
If you enjoy mysteries with girl sleuths, here are some other titles you may like:
Sammy Keyes and the Hotel Thief (a series!)
by Wendelin Van Draanen
The day before starting seventh grade, Sammy peers through her grandmother's binoculars and spots the latest in a rash of burglaries. The burglar spots her right back!
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I have looked for books that are similar to Our Teacher's Having A Baby by Eve Bunting.
I believe that you have found the only one that relates to a teacher having a baby.
The books that I found relate to birth-fiction.
Honkers by Jane Yolen
While staying at her grandparents' farm until the birth of her mother's baby, homesick Betsy learns a lesson about independence when she witnesses the birth and migration of a gosling.
If you enjoyed Knight's Castle, here are some other titles you may like:
A Wrinkle in Time
by Madeliene L'Engle
Meg's father has been missing for a year. When she finds out he's slipped through a tesseract, a wrinkle in time, she, Calvin, and Charles Wallace set out to rescue him!
by Christopher Paolini
In Aagaesia, a fifteen-year-old boy of unknown lineage called Eragon finds a mysterious stone that weaves his life into an intricate tapestry of destiny, magic, and power, peopled with dragons, elves, and monsters.
Thank you for your Book Match request. I'm glad to hear you have read so many great books. Here are some more titles you may enjoy:
A long way from Chicago : a novel in stories by Richard Peck
A boy recounts his annual summer trips to rural Illinois with his sister during the Great Depression to visit their larger-than-life grandmother.
Never cry "Arp!" and other great adventures by Patrick F. McManus
A sidesplitting collection of short stories about two very good friends growing up.
Thank you for visiting our website. Here are some book titles on Finn McCool.
The green hero : early adventures of Finn McCool by Bernard Evslin; illustrated by Barbara Bascove.
Retells the early exploits of the legendary Finn McCool before he went on to become a great Irish hero.
Mrs. McCool and the giant Cuhullin : an Irish tale / Jessica Souhami.
The very clever Oona saves her husband, the giant Finn McCool, by outwitting Cuhullin, who seeks to prove that he is the strongest giant in the world by beating Finn.
Other books I would suggest include:
The Great Brain by John Fitzgerald
The Pain and the Great One by Judy Blume
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing by Judy Blume
Hoot by Carl Hiaasen.
Let me know if we can be of more assistance.
There is another author that you might like. I think his books are
hilarious. His name is Daniel Pinkwater, and he has published many
humorous books. Here are some of his books that you might like:
I also enjoyed Peter and the Starcatchers. It was a fun read that included both adventure and magic.
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I liked Eragon too! Did you know that the author, Christopher Paolini, was only 15 years old when he wrote it? It is the first book in a planned trilogy called Inheritance. Book two, Eldest, is due out this August. I already have my name on the library's waiting list for this new title. You may want to go ahead and put yours on too.
Here are some other titles you should enjoy:
I have not read Millicent Min, Girl Genius yet but it sounds funny. It won the Sid Fleischman Humor award for 2004. The author has written a sequel but it has not been released yet. Be on the lookout for: