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Larson, Kirby.

Summary: After inheriting her uncle's homesteading claim in Montana, sixteen-year-old orphan Hattie Brooks travels from Iowa in 1917 to make a home for herself and encounters some unexpected problems related to the war being fought in Europe.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2006

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION LAR

Larson, Kirby.

Summary: After inheriting her uncle's homesteading claim in Montana, sixteen-year-old orphan Hattie Brooks travels from Iowa in 1917 to make a home for herself and encounters some unexpected problems related to the war being fought in Europe. Alone in the world, teen-aged Hattie is driven to prove up on her uncle's homesteading claim. For years, sixteen-year-old Hattie's been shuttled between relatives....

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC LAR

Larson, Kirby.

Summary: "In this story, a little girl and her Bitty Baby doll are all ready for bed and can't wait for a bedtime story. So the girl tells one of her own--about Princess Bitty Baby, a dragon, and an enchanted frog--and discovers the power of her own storytelling.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Larson, Kirby.

Summary: "Bobbie and Bob Cat are the best of friends. When their hometown of New Orleans was struck by Hurricane Katrina, they lost everything, as did so many others. Only by staying together could Bobbi and Bob Cat survive. This is the true story of their remarkable friendship."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 636.0832 LAR

Larson, Kirby

Summary: In 1940s New Orleans, Fish Elliot is a polio-survivor with a knack for inventing and building things, and his African American neighbor Olympia is a girl with a talent for messing things up, but they are united in an effort to save a starving stray dog they call Liberty--and when Liberty is caged by a nasty farmer, they find an unlikely ally in a German prisoner of war, Erich, who is not much...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Larson, Kirby.

Summary: "A little girl and her Bitty Baby doll encounter a scary noise in Grammy and Grampa's basement. After an imaginary jungle adventure involving a gorilla, a boa, and an elephant, Bitty Baby and the little girl learn that friends can help you face your fears."--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Larson, Kirby.

Summary: In 1944 Hobie Hanson's father is flying B-24s in Europe, so Hobie decides to donate his beloved German shepherd, Duke, to Dogs for Defense in the hope that it will help end the war sooner--but when he learns that Duke is being trained for combat he is shocked, frightened and determined to get his dog back.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Larson, Kirby.

Summary: Thirteen-year-old Piper Davis records in her diary her experiences beginning in December 1941 when her brother joins the Navy, the United States goes to war, she attempts to document her life through photography, and her father--the pastor for a Japanese Baptist Church in Seattle--follows his congregants to an Idaho internment camp, taking her along with him. Includes historical notes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Larson, Kirby

Summary: In 1910, Audacity Jones is an eleven-year-old orphan living a monotonous life at Miss Maisie's School for Wayward Girls, and wondering why nothing exciting ever happens--but when the mysterious Commodore Crutchfield whisks her away to Washington D.C., she finds herself involved in a sinister and dangerous plot against the president of the United States.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC LAR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION LAR

Larson, Kirby

Summary: When her family is forced into an internment camp, Mitsi Kashino is separated from her home, her classmates, and her beloved dog Dash; and as her family begins to come apart around her, Mitsi clings to her one connection to the outer world--the letters from the kindly neighbor who is caring for Dash.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION LAR

Larson, Kirby.

Summary: "In this story, a little girl and her Bitty Baby doll are getting ready for a ballet recital. To calm her pre-performance jitters, the little girl tells Bitty Baby a story about a bunny who overcomes stage fright to win a hopping contest."--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Larson, Kirby

Summary: Looking forward to swimming lessons before finding out that she will have to put her face underwater, a little girl tells her doll, Bitty Baby, a story about a brave little duckling who teaches his brothers and sisters that practice makes perfect.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl Pub. 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Lar

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Larson, Kirby.

Summary: "In this story, a little girl wants to build a snowman with her brother--but he's too busy sledding. So instead, she tells her Bitty Baby doll a story about Bitty Baby and a polar bear and how they learn to play together. By the time her brother shows up, she no longer needs help, and he admires the snow caterpillar she has built!"

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Larson, Kirby.

Summary: In 1919, seventeen-year-old Hattie leaves the Montana prairie--and her sweetheart Charlie--to become a female reporter in San Francisco.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC LAR

Larson, Kirby.

Summary: "A little girl introduces her new doll, Bitty Baby, to her family , including her prickly big sister. At nap time, the little girl tells Bitty Baby a story about a magical mermaid adventure - but the best magic of all is the creative way the girl makes her wish come true and gets her older sister to play with her."--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E LAR

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Larson, Kirby.

Summary: Wanting to share a tea party with a new next-door neighbor, a little girl and her doll, Bitty Baby, overcome their trepidation about making new friends with someone who is different by remembering the story about Bitty Baby and a hedgehog.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl 2014

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Summary: A collection of stories about the Pawley Rescue Center, where rescued dogs find their way into hearts and homes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION LUC

Dennis, Brian

Summary: The story of a wild dog who befriended Marine Major Brian Dennis in Iraq, and, when they were separated, trekked seventy miles through the desert winter to rejoin his friend.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 636.7 DEN

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 636.7092 Nub

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J636.7 DEN

Swanson, Jennifer

Summary: "Pearl Harbor features real stories of that fateful Sunday morning in 1941 when Japanese planes executed a surprise attack on the American base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. American Girl Nanea Mitchell shares her own experiences adjusting to the drastic changes to everyday life in Hawaii following the attack"--Amazon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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