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Dungy, Tony.

Summary: Justin, Jordan, and Jade's mother agrees to buy cupcakes if the trio will wait until after dinner to eat them, but one cupcake goes missing and until the mystery is solved, no one will get dessert.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Spotlight 2013

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE DUN

Sohn, Emily

Summary: "With help from his friends Ben and Eva, Astro the Alien learns about honesty when he lies about breaking a toy and cleaning up his room. Includes a note to caregivers, reading activities, and a word list"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Norwood House Press 2020

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE SOH

Coulthurst, Audrey

Summary: In a novel in two voices, a popular teen and an artistic loner forge an unlikely bond -- and create an entire universe -- via texts. But how long before the real world invades Starworld? Sam Jones and Zoe Miller have one thing in common: they both want an escape from reality. Loner Sam flies under the radar at school and walks on eggshells at home to manage her mom's obsessive-compulsive...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2019

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Taddonio, Lea

Summary: Damien is afraid of the dark. That's no big deal except for the fact that his dad happens to be the bogeyman, and worse, he expects Damien to grow up and follow in his footsteps, scaring human children on Halloween night. Can Damien convince his dad that he'd rather make candy than scare children?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spellbound, an imprint of Magic Wagon 2020

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE TAD

Mullarkey, Lisa

Summary: After campers and their horses dress alike during Twin Day at Storm Cliff Stables, Paisley and Zoey decide to be twins for the whole summer. This starts to bother Paisley and prompts her to complain to Aunt Jane, but she gets warned about tattling. When Zoey puts herself in danger, should Paisley tell?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Calico, an imprint of Magic Wagon 2020

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

O'Connor, Jane.

Summary: Nancy writes a report for school about her great-grandfather, making things up so he seems less ordinary, but when she learns that Grandpa will be there to hear her read the report aloud she realizes she was dishonest.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2010

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE OCO

Friedman, Laurie B.

Summary: When Mallory cannot decide what to be on Career Day, it makes her feel like she is not good at anything and she ends up telling a lie that quickly gets out of control.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Carolrhoda Books 2007

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

Park, Barbara.

Summary: Junie B. Jones experiences glee while showing off her new furry mittens in kindergarten, but disaster strikes when they disappear from the playground.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1997

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE PAR

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED JBJ 9

Pennypacker, Sara

Summary: Feeling "bloopy and love-swoggled" in the presence of Catherine, the elegant ballet teacher, a humble fisherman tries to muster the courage to reveal his affection for her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books 2007

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE PEN

Park, Barbara

Summary: Junie B. Jones experiences glee while showing off her new furry mittens in kindergarten, but disaster strikes when they disappear from the playground.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2019

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Khan, Hena

Summary: Fourth-grader Zayd yearns to play basketball on the Gold Team, but when he skips orchestra rehearsal to practice, his parents forbid anything basketball-related, and tryouts are coming soon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Salaam Reads 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC KHA

Magoon, Scott.

Summary: Ben has so often tried to convince people he has seen Bigfoot that when a real yeti arrives and borrows his bicycle, no one comes to see if Ben is telling the truth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2013

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Patchett, Ann

Summary: From the creators of Lambslide, comes a hilarious children's story about a scapegoat who escapes blame just in time. The Farmer family has a big problem! Every day their goat escapes, and every day, Mr. Farmer brings him back. So when things start to go awry on the farm, it must be the goat's fault. Who's to blame when Mrs. Farmer's petunias are trampled? Or when all the cupcakes for Archie's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE PAT

Cole, Henry

Summary: Celeste is hundreds of miles from home following an unexpected journey aboard a Mississippi steamboat. After mishaps and disasters, she finds herself on the frontier in southern Indiana. It's 1822, and Celeste meets a tall, lanky boy wielding an ax: a young Abraham Lincoln.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC COL

Richards, Kitty.

Summary: After lying to spare a friend's feelings, Prilla, a mainland-visiting, clapping-talent fairy, finds herself spending a day as a butterfly herder, while strange things keep happening to her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2007

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: J FIC DIS

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

Giff, Patricia Reilly.

Summary: When Destiny Washington cannot think of a discovery during Discovery Week at school, she makes up a story, but finds that she cannot keep on pretending it is true.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wendy Lamb Books 2010

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1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Giff 2010

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE GIF

Nicholson, Sue

Summary: "Jack loves climbing, but he's not allowed to climb the new beanstalks in the garden. Will he be able to resist once the beanstalks grow high into the sky?"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Quarto Library, an imprint of The Quarto Group 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE NIC

Stevens, Janet.

Summary: A jackrabbit who wishes to be feared asks his fairy godrabbit for horns and becomes the first jackalope, but there's one condition: he must not tell lies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2003

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC STE

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE STE

Dungy, Tony

Summary: When they find a lost wallet at the parade, the Dungy children learn an important lesson about telling the truth and doing the right thing.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Spotlight 2014

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1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN DUN

Kirby, Stan.

Summary: "When Eugene goes mini-golfing for Meredith Mooney's birthday party, he realizes he's actually an excellent mini-golfer! But Meredith realizes this too, and she starts to cheat so that she'll win. Will Eugene reveal her cheating ways?"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Simon 2014

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

Reiss, Kathryn.

Summary: In 1977 San Francisco, Julie wants to be just like her new friend Carla, until she discovers that Carla is either in big danger or telling big lies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl Pub. 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC REI

Lionni, Leo

Summary: The blue mushroom says only one strange word but Theodore the mouse convinces his friends that it means he should be praised above all his animal friends, but when they learn that they've been deceived, Theodore discovers that he does have a special talent--running away very fast!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf Books for Young Readers 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE LIO

Rusu, Meredith

Summary: A retelling of the classic story emphasizing the role of honesty in exposing the fraud of the two thieves and their invisible clothes. With questions and guidelines for parents and educators.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 RUS

Paulsen, Gary.

Summary: Fourteen-year-old Kevin is very good at lying and doing so makes life easier, but when he finds himself in big trouble with his friends, family, and teachers, he must find a way to end his lies forever.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wendy Lamb Books 2011

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2 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC PAU

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION PAU

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Paulsen 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC PAU

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