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Thursday, 26 June 2014
by Sherrie L. Smith. During World War II, a light-skinned African American girl passes for white in order to join the Women Airforce Service Pilots. This breakthrough title adds a compelling, new story to the shelves of World War II books.
THE WEDNESDAY WARS
by Gary Schmidt. During the 1967 school year, on Wednesday afternoons when all his classmates go to either Catechism or Hebrew school, seventh-grader Holling Hoodhood stays in Mrs. Baker's classroom where they read the plays of William Shakespeare and Holling learns much of value about the world he lives in. A Newbery Honor award-winner.
by John Green. One month before graduating from his Central Florida high school, Quentin "Q" Jacobsen basks in the predictable boringness of his life until the beautiful and exciting Margo Roth Spiegelman, Q's neighbor and classmate, takes him on a midnight adventure and then mysteriously disappears. An Edgar award-winner by the author of THE FAULT IN OUR STARS
THE HITCHHIKER'S GUIDE TO THE GALAXY
by Douglas Adams. "A towel is about the most massively useful thing an interstellar hitchhiker can have" says the guidebook galactic traveler Arthur Dent uses in this silly, sci-fi romp that chronicles his off-beat and occasionally extraterrestrial journeys, notions, and acquaintances. It's true for fans of this classic: "Resistance is useless!"