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Clements, Andrew

Summary: Sixth-grader Ben Pratt's life is full of changes that he does not like--his parents' separation and the plan to demolish his seaside school to build an amusement park--but when the school janitor gives him a tarnished coin with some old engravings and then dies, Ben is drawn into an effort to keep the school from being destroyed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2010

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC CLE

Clements, Andrew

Summary: When his seaside school is going to be sold to a company planning to build a new amusement park, Benjamin Pratt becomes determined to save the 200-year-old building. Along with his fellow classmates, Ben prepares to defend the school from a multimillion-dollar conglomerate.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon and Schuster Audio 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD CLE

Lund, Deb.

Summary: After spending time sailing, some seasick dinosaurs decide they have had enough of the high seas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Voyager Books/Harcourt 2008

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Doller, Trish

Summary: Willa and Taylor fulfill the dying wish of Finley, who had held their friendship together, by sailing from Ohio to Key West after high school graduation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2019

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1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA FIC DOL

Bagley, Jessixa

Summary: Vincent lives on a cargo ship. His paws have never touched land. He spends his days chasing seagulls and eating fresh fish, and at night he stares at the stars that chart his ship's course.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BAG

Appelt, Kathi

Summary: On the night of the blue moon when mermaids are said to gather on a sandbar in the Gulf of Mexico, ten-year-old Keeper sets out in a small boat, with her dog BD and a seagull named Captain, determined to find her mother, a mermaid, as Keeper has always believed, who left long ago to return to the sea.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2010

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC APP

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC APP

Creech, Sharon.

Summary: Thirteen-year-old Sophie and her cousin Cody record their transatlantic crossing aboard the Wanderer, a forty-five foot sailboat, which, along with uncles and another cousin, is en route to visit their grandfather in England.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Joanna Cotler Books 2000

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

Rylant, Cynthia.

Summary: Poppleton the pig goes stargazing, tries out a new bed before he buys it, and goes sailing for the first time.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 1997

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

Piedra, Tony

Summary: Eliot's grandfather, El Capitán, has retired from the sea, and after listening to his grandfather's stories, Eliot is ready for an adventure--so they set out together to find one they can share.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE PIE

Mitton, Tony.

Summary: A boy and a girl build a boat and sail off to find Captain Bart's buried treasure.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: David Fickling Books 2006

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FICTION Mitton

Palace, Alice

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bearpaw Books 2007

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

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FICTION Palace

Neale, Jonathan.

Summary: A brother and sister recount their harrowing experiences as they sail a small yacht across the Atlantic Ocean, after their mentally unstable mother's boyfriend is washed overboard.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2002

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

Avi

Summary: While learning to sail during a visit to his grandmother's at the Connecticut shore, eleven-year-old Tony becomes excited about the rumors of sunken treasure in the area and starts following a couple who seem to be making a mysterious search for something.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2002

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD AVI

Crews, Donald.

Summary: A family takes an enjoyable trip in their sailboat and watches the weather change throughout the day.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwillow Books 1995

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE CRE

Denton, Terry.

Summary: A young boy and his penguin friend set sail to find cooler waters and meet a stranded old sailor in search of the Land of the Midnight Sea.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1989

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Avi

Summary: As the lone "young lady" on a transatlantic voyage in 1832, Charlotte learns that the captain is murderous and the crew rebellious.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 1992

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD AVI

Velasquez, Crystal

Summary: Jasmine Arroyo loves volunteering with her veterinarian mom at the Kew Gardens Animal Shelter. When Jasmine learns that the shelter will have to turn away new animals unless it can raise funds to expand, she is determined to help in any way she can. The shelter is throwing a fundraiser and the girls decide to create a kids craft corner. They can draw pictures of all the shelter animals to help...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2017

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

Mills, Deborah

Summary: Alfredo y su papá deben cruzar la frontera en un viaje difícil de México a los Estados Unidos. ¿Encontrarán el nuevo hogar que están buscando en el otro lado? Basándose en hechos reales, esta historia cobra vida gracias a la ilustradora Mexicana Claudia Navarro, y está repleta de notas al final del texto para iniciar conversaciones sobre inmigración.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barefoot Books 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Foreign Language, Call number: J SPANISH 325 MIL

Qualey, Marsha

Summary: Gracie LaRoo's synchronized swimming team trades out water for snow. But Gracie is afraid of heights and has never been on skiis. Can she overcome her fears in time to shine, or is this trip going downhill fast?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2019

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