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Brown, Monica

Summary: Second-grader Lola has a wonderful family, a great teacher, and the best friend ever, Josh, and they all help her feel better after she is teased and forbidden to play team sports at recess for having accidentally hurt classmate Juan during a soccer game.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2015

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1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC BRO

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED BRO

Brown, Monica

Summary: "Lola Levine is given a non-speaking part after getting stage fright during her class play audition. She saves the play after a couple of obstacles with the help of her grandmother"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2016

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1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC BRO

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Brown, Monica

Summary: "When a little girl's cherished baby blanket becomes old and worn, it is made into a dress, and over the years it is made into even smaller and smaller items, eventually ending up as a bookmark and inspiring the creation of a book. Includes an author's note and a glossary"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Book Press, an imprint of Lee & Low Books Inc. 2015

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Brown, Monica

Summary: Meet Tito Puente-the King of Mambo. From musical prodigy on the streets of Harlem to five-time Grammy Award winner, Tito's life was full of rhythm. He grew up to lead his own big band and win five Grammys. Includes a brief biography and music for a simple rumba beat.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harpercollins Childrens Books 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 PUE

Brown, Monica

Summary: When a man brings to a remote village two burros, Alfa and Beto, loaded with books the children can borrow, Ana's excitement leads her to write a book of her own as she waits for the BiblioBurro to return.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tricycle Press 2016

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Brown, Monica

Summary: "A new girl has joined Lola Levine's second-grade class. When they get off on the wrong foot, they are forced to spend time together ... and learn they have more in common than they thought"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2016

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED BRO

Brown, Monica

Summary: Gabriela Mistral loved words, sounds and stories. Born in Chile, she would grow to become the first Nobel Prize-winning Latina woman in the world. As a poet and a teacher, she inspired children across many countries to let their voices be heard.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Luna Rising 2005

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 MIS

Brown, Monica

Summary: "Chronicles Frida's life -- from her childhood to her rise as one of the world's most influential painters -- capturing the beauty and strength of Frida's creative spirit, which carried her through tragedy and triumph, and the animals that inspired her along the way." -- Book jacket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: NorthSouth Books, Inc. 2017

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Brown, Monica

Summary: A bilingual portrait of the "Queen of Salsa" describes her childhood in Cuba, her musical career, and her move to the United States, and explains how her music brought her native Cuba to the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rising Moon 2004

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 CRU

Brown, Monica

Summary: Marisol McDonald, a biracial, nonconformist, soccer-playing pirate-princess with brown skin and red hair, celebrates her uniqueness.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Book Press 2011

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Brown, Monica

Summary: As a boy, Gabito had the ability to imagine many things. He lived in a small house with a large family. He would grow up to become a writer known as Gabriel Garća Márquez.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rising Moon 2007

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB MARQUEZ BRO

Brown, Monica

Summary: As a boy, Gabito had the ability to imagine many things. He lived in a small house with a large family. He would grow up to become a writer known as Gabriel García Márquez.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Luna Rising 2007

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 GAR

Brown, Monica

Summary: Describes the life and times of the Nobel Prize-winning Chilean poet.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Co. 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 NER

Brown, Monica

Summary: When a man brings to a remote village two burros, Alfa and Beto, loaded with books the children can borrow, Ana's excitement leads her to write a book of her own as she waits for the Bibliburro to return. Includes glossary of Spanish terms and a note on the true story of Columbia's Biblioburro and mobile libraries in other countries

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tricycle Press 2011

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Brown 2011

González, Saraí

Summary: Fourth grader Saraí Gonzalez can do anything. She can bake, dance, and run her own cupcake business. But when Saraí's grandparents are forced to move, even Saraí's not sure what to do. So she hatches a super-awesome plan with her younger sisters and cousin to buy back the house. Will Saraí find a way to save the day?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2018

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Janeczko, Paul B./ Jones, Richard (ILT)

Summary: A collection of poems acts as a whimsical instruction manual to feats both practical and fanciful, including how to mix a pancake, how to make a snow angel, how to be a mole, and how to build a poem.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Porowski, Antoni

Summary: Feeling your best is about far more than deciding what color to paint your accent wall or how to apply nightly moisturizer. It's also about creating a life that's well-rounded, filled with humor and understanding--and most importantly, that suits you. At a cultural moment when we are all craving people to admire, Queer Eye offers hope and acceptance. After you get to know the Fab Five, together...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarkson Potter 2018

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Summary: Travel back in time and relive the '90s with some of the decade's biggest pop hits.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Music Entertainment 2017

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