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Gentle reads : great books to warm hearts and lift spirits, grades 5-9

Author: Deanna McDaniel
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited, 2008.
Series: Children's and young adult literature reference series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume recommends some 500 positive, heart-warming stories for young readersÑstories 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 genreÑfrom science fiction and fantasy,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Stories, plots, etc
Juvenile literature Bibliography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
McDaniel, Deanna.
Gentle reads.
Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited, 2008
(DLC) 2008018878
(OCoLC)227205737
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Deanna McDaniel
ISBN: 9780313094514 0313094519
OCLC Number: 659558332
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 318 pages).
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.
Series Title: Children's and young adult literature reference series.
Responsibility: Deanna J. McDaniel.
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Recommends some 500 stories of the human spirit and what it can accomplish for young readers. This volume is intended for ages 10 to 15, and for young adults who want an uplifting read.  Read more...

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"This will be a useful addition to the professional shelf." - ARBA "Gentle Reads provides an excellent overview of a variety of books children will enjoy. . ." - Christian Library Journal "...Each Read more...

 
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