Through the mysterious powers of a cherished book of stories, they leave their world behind and find themselves in a foreign land full of wonder and magic where they come face-to-face with the fairy tale characters they grew up reading about.
In Wonder, readers were introduced to memorable English teacher Mr. This companion book features conversations between Mr.
Wade’s devoted his life to studying the puzzles hidden within this world’s digital confines—puzzles that are based on their creator’s obsession with the pop culture of decades past and that promise massive power and fortune to whoever can unlock them.
But when Wade stumbles upon the first clue, he finds himself beset by players willing to kill to take this ultimate prize.
Whether in the treetops of Central Park or in the bowels of the Manhattan subway system, Max and her adopted family take the ride of their lives. Sixteen-year-old Cheyenne Wilder is sleeping in the back of a car while her mom fills her prescription at the pharmacy.
Along the way Max discovers from her old friend and father-figure Jeb–now her betrayed and greatest enemy–that her purpose My disease is as rare as it is famous. I don’t leave my house, have not left my house in seventeen years. Humans and androids crowd the raucous streets of New Beijing. From space, a ruthless lunar people watch, waiting to make their move. Before Cheyenne realizes what’s happening, their car is being stolen–with her inside!Some of these are fine for all 7th graders, some are more mature, I am including them all so that you can make your own decision.All parents are informed of the range of books that are present in our classroom library so that students can choose something that speaks to them.Browne and Auggie, Julian, Summer, Jack Will, and others, giving readers a special peek at their lives after Wonder ends. Browne’s essays and correspondence are rounded out by a precept for each day of the year—drawn from popular songs to children’s books to inscriptions on Egyptian tombstones to fortune cookies.His selections celebrate the goodness of human beings, the strength of people’s hearts, and the power of people’s wills. Septimus Heap, the seventh son of the seventh son, disappears the night he is born, pronounced dead by the midwife. From the final idea of award-winning author Siobhan Dowd– whose premature death from cancer prevented her from writing it herself– Patrick Ness has spun a haunting and darkly funny novel of mischief, loss, and monsters both real and imagined.Twins, Connor and Grace, never dreamed that there was any truth to the Vampirate shanty their father sang to them before he died, but that was before the two were shipwrecked and separated from each other.For Connor, who is taken aboard a pirate ship, there’s the chance to learn to swordfight, but for Grace, aboard a mysterious ship of vampire pirates, the danger is great. Now their parents have moved them all to the country to live in a house that used to be a church, with a cemetery in the backyard.The first book in this enthralling series by Angie Sage leads readers on a fantastic journey filled with quirky characters and Magykal charms, potions, and spells. Only time, friendship, and a little luck will tell. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group, Hazel’s story is about to be completely rewritten. She and her twin sister, Wren, ensconced themselves in the Simon Snow series when they were just kids; it’s what got them through their mother leaving.Magyk is the original story of lost and rediscovered identities, rich with humor and heart. At seven minutes past midnight, thirteen-year-old Conor wakes to find a monster outside his bedroom window. Now that they’re going to college, Wren has told Cath she doesn’t want to be roommates. For years, he’s been studying sword-work and magic, toward one end.For generations, four Clans of wild cats have shared the forest according to the laws laid down by their ancestors.But the warrior code is threatened, and the Thunder Clan cats are in grave danger. Noble warriors are dying—and some deaths are more mysterious than others. The only time teenage Wade Watts really feels alive is when he’s jacked into the virtual utopia known as the OASIS.