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Caramagna, Joe

Summary: Twelve-year-old Aru stretches the truth to fit in at her private school, but when she is dared to prove an ancient lamp is cursed, she inadvertently frees an ancient demon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2022

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 CAR

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

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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Summary: A scuba-diving adventure leads to an unlikely investigation as Wooton and Penny try to find the owner of a camera they discovered at the bottom of Trickle Lake. And that's not the only long-hidden secret being uncovered in Odyssey! In these six thrilling adventures, discover the reason millions of people can't wait to hear another exciting adventure in Odyssey!

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Focus on the Family Pub 2018

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Summary: Being responsible is very important! Doing chores, saying please, and being honest are all parts of being responsible. Taking on responsibility is fun and helpful!

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV HIG

Ajayi Jones, Luvvie

Summary: "The world can feel like a dumpster fire, with endless things to be afraid of. It can make you feel powerless to ask for what you need, use your voice, and show up truly as your whole self. Add the fact that often, people might make you feel like your way of showing up is TOO MUCH. BE TOO MUCH, and use it for good. That is what it means to be a troublemaker. In this book, Luvvie Ajayi...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel 2022

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA 158.1 JON

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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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

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE NIC

Bergen, Lara

Summary: When Sophie confesses to a prank on her teacher Ms. Moffly, she begins to tell the truth so often that the other children in her class start calling her Sophie the Chatterbox.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Braun, Eric

Summary: "In a narrative nonfiction format, follows people who experienced the Challenger tragedy and controversy"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 363.12 BRA

Kubica, Mary

Summary: Heidi Wood has always been a charitable woman: she works for a nonprofit and takes in stray cats. Still, her husband and daughter are horrified when Heidi returns home one day with a young woman named Willow and her four-month-old baby in tow. Disheveled and apparently homeless, this girl could be a criminal--or worse. But despite her family's objections, Heidi invites Willow and the baby to...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio, Inc. 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: CD FIC KUB

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE PAT

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Atwood, Megan

Summary: When Olive makes up a story about a trip to Paris to impress her New York pen pal Molly, the lies quickly get out of hand, and threaten their long distance friendship.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC ATW

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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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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E MAG

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC PAU

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in JT Fiction, Call number: JT Fiction Paulsen 2011

Paulsen, Gary.

Summary: "Kevin has a big talent. Some might call it compulsive lying. He calls it common sense. Kev doesn't mean to cause trouble by lying all the time; he's just trying to make everything easier for everyone (and himself). And, of course, a few harmless, um, falsehoods are crucial to his plan to convince Tina that he's the perfect boyfriend for her..."--Container.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance 2011

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Summary: Takes place during one pivotal summer in the lives of famous children's book author Ted Cole and his beautiful wife, Marion. It is a provacative story about one couple's emotional journey into a world of daring sensuality and stunning honesty.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Focus Films 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA DOO

Amoroso, Cynthia

Summary: Explains what honesty is, describes the different forms honesty can take, and discusses why it is important to be honest.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 179.9 AMO

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Summary: Zach and Annie learn about different virtues with the help of their philosophical animal friends.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Porchlight Home Entertainment 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV ADV

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