Pitch-perfect story about boy and family facing hard times.
By Katherine Applegate
Charming family series spotlights Batty in 4th volume.
By Jeanne Birdsall
Wonderful story of mute boy mysteriously left on farm.
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Adorable mouse learns patience waiting to sing for family.
By Kevin Henkes
Funny, honest novel pokes fun at sibling rivalry.
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