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Gentle reads [electronic resource] : great books to warm hearts and lift spirits, grades 5-9 / Deanna J. McDaniel.

By: McDaniel, Deanna.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Children's and young adult literature reference series: Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited, 2008Description: 1 online resource (viii, 318 p.).ISBN: 9780313094514 (electronic bk.); 0313094519 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Middle school students -- Books and reading -- United States | Junior high school students -- Books and reading -- United States | Preteens -- Books and reading -- United States | Teenagers -- Books and reading -- United States | Young adult literature, American -- Stories, plots, etc | Conduct of life -- Juvenile literature -- Bibliography | Reference & resource series | LITERARY CRITICISM -- Books & ReadingGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Gentle reads.DDC classification: 028.5/5 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Preface; Annotated Bibliography; Picture Books; Fiction; Historical Fiction; Mystery and Detective Stories; Fantasy; Science Fiction; Novels in Verse; Short Stories; Mythology; Poetry; Biography; Nonfiction; Indexes; Author; Title; Subject; Series; Appendix; Accelerated Reader; Reading Counts; Junior Library Guild;
Summary: This volume recommends some 500 positive, heart-warming stories for young readers�Nstories of the human spirit and what it can accomplish; stories of loving families surviving crises in positive ways; historical tales full of quick-witted people (especially girls); fairy tales with strong women; true stories of survival; and more. These gentle and uplifting reads span every genre�Nfrom science fiction and fantasy, to mysteries, realistic fiction, biographies, and nonfiction. They are Accelerated Reader titles, Reading Counts titles, and Junior Library Guild selections. Primarily intended for gra.
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

This volume recommends some 500 positive, heart-warming stories for young readers�Nstories of the human spirit and what it can accomplish; stories of loving families surviving crises in positive ways; historical tales full of quick-witted people (especially girls); fairy tales with strong women; true stories of survival; and more. These gentle and uplifting reads span every genre�Nfrom science fiction and fantasy, to mysteries, realistic fiction, biographies, and nonfiction. They are Accelerated Reader titles, Reading Counts titles, and Junior Library Guild selections. Primarily intended for gra.

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Preface; Annotated Bibliography; Picture Books; Fiction; Historical Fiction; Mystery and Detective Stories; Fantasy; Science Fiction; Novels in Verse; Short Stories; Mythology; Poetry; Biography; Nonfiction; Indexes; Author; Title; Subject; Series; Appendix; Accelerated Reader; Reading Counts; Junior Library Guild;

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