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Kranz, Linda

Summary: After exploring his ocean home and seeing many different types of sea life, a young fish named Adri talks to his parents and learns that differences make the world colorful and beautiful.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Taylor Trade Pub. 2011

Copies Available at Interlochen

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

Palacio, R. J.

Summary: Ten-year-old Auggie Pullman, who was born with extreme facial abnormalities and was not expected to survive, goes from being home-schooled to entering fifth grade at a private middle school in Manhattan, which entails enduring the taunting and fear of his classmates as he struggles to be seen as just another student.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Espan̋ol 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: J468 PAL SPANISH

Sloan, Holly Goldberg

Summary: "Very short for her age, Julia grows into her sense of self while playing a munchkin in a summer regional theater production of The Wizard of Oz"--

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Harvey, Amanda.

Summary: Self-conscious about its ears, a dog tries doing a number of things to make them look better.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday Book for Young Readers 2002

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Har

Byers, Grace

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: This is a gorgeous, lyrical ode to loving who you are, respecting others, and being kind to one another.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: [Library Ideas, LLC] 2019

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Boteju, Tanya

Summary: Perpetually awkward Nima Kumara-Clark is bored with her insular community of Bridgeton, in love with her straight girlfriend, and trying to move past her mother's unexpected departure. After a bewildering encounter at a local festival, Nima finds herself suddenly immersed in the drag scene on the other side of town. Macho drag kings, magical queens, new love interests, and surprising allies...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Oversize, Call number: YA FIC BOT

Forester, Victoria (Victoria Lakeman)

Summary: When homeschooled farm girl Piper McCloud reveals her ability to fly, she is quickly taken to a secret government facility to be trained with other exceptional children, but she soon realizes that something is very wrong and begins working with brilliantand wealthy Conrad to escape.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel and Friends 2008

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Stone, Tamara Ireland

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: Hidden beneath the straightened hair and expertly applied makeup is a secret that her friends would never understand: Samantha has Purely-Obsessional OCD and is consumed by a stream of dark thoughts and worries that she can't turn off. When Sam meets Caroline, she has to keep her new friend with a refreshing sense of humor and no style a secret. Caroline introduces Sam to Poet's Corner, and she...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC STO

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC STO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC STO

Levine, Gail Carson.

Summary: In a land where beauty and singing are valued above all else, Aza eventually comes to reconcile her unconventional appearance and her magical voice, and learns to accept herself for who she truly is.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTrophy 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Cooner, Donna D. (Donna Danell)

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Maisie Fernandez has just about convinced herself that she does not care about her weight or her looks, or about only having one friend in Fort Collins High School (nerdy Owen Carpenter), but "Sienna", the internet profile she creates, is beautiful, skinny, and confident; the profile is part of her plan to humiliate the popular kids who bully and make fun of her, but suddenly the deception gets...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Point, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

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Murray, Martine

Summary: Molly longs for normalcy but when her mother accidentally turns herself into a tree, Molly must embrace all the things she has tried to run away from.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MUR

Howe, James

Summary: Outspoken thirteen-year-old Addie Carle learns about love, loss, and staying true to herself as she navigates seventh grade, enjoys a visit from her grandmother, fights with her boyfriend, and endures gossip and meanness from her former best friend.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2011

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

Palacio, R. J.

Summary: Ten-year-old Auggie Pullman, who was born with extreme facial abnormalities and was not expected to survive, goes from being home-schooled to entering fifth grade at a private middle school in Manhattan, which entails enduring the taunting and fear of his classmates as he struggles to be seen as just another student.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2012

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Steers, Billy

Summary: After seeing a plane flying through the sky, Mac the tractor decides that he wants to fly.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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Colfer, Chris

Summary: A friendless girl who is teased for being different runs away from her village in tears and finds herself having a conversation with a very unusual tree, who tells a story of how his differences not only saved his life, they helped him see that he is not so very different after all.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE COL

Burkhart, Kiersi

Summary: Twelve-year-old Rivka is tired of everything about being Jewish, but during a summer at Quartz Creek Ranch, she is inspired to explore and embrace her heritage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Darby Creek 2017

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

Schoonmaker, Elizabeth.

Summary: Eulah the cat is square and, while she longs to be round like other cats, her friends show her the benefits of the shape that she has.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2011

Copies Available at Interlochen

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

Miller, Sam J.

Summary: A bullied gay teen boy with an eating disorder believes he's developed super powers via starvation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen 2017

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Grover, Lorie Ann

Summary: Rhyming text and colorful illustratons remind young reader to love everything about themselves, from the top of their heads to the tips of their toes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cartwheel Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

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Clipston, Amy.

Summary: After her mother dies and she and her father move in with her wealthy aunt and cousin, Emily struggles when her car-loving, tomboy identity and her way of expressing her faith clash with the expectations of others.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zondervan 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC CLI

Palacio, R. J.

Summary: Ten-year-old Auggie Pullman, who was born with extreme facial abnormalities and was not expected to survive, goes from being home-schooled to entering fifth grade at a private middle school in Manhattan, which entails enduring the taunting and fear of his clasassmates as he struggles to be seen as just another student.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

6 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC PAL

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC PAL

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION PAL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Palacio 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC PAL

Stokes, Maura Ellen

Summary: Fourteen-year-old Sam is struggling to get by without her best friend, Reagan, who died suddenly the summer before high school, but Regan's "reappearance" only helps temporarily.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Palacio, R. J.

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: Auggie Pullman was born with a facial deformity that prevented him from going to a mainstream school, until now. He's about to start 5th grade at Beecher Prep, and is nervous about being the new kid at school. The thing is Auggie's just an ordinary kid, with an extraordinary face. But can he convince his new classmates that he's just like them, despite appearances?

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD J PAL

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD FIC PAL

Harrison, Hannah E.

Summary: "Jane the dog doesn't have a unique talent in the circus like the rest of her family, until the ringmaster discovers what is truly special about her"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2014

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