This book is heartwarming. 11 year old Carley is left in foster care due to an accident at her home. She is left in the care of the Murphy's, who quickly begin to feel like her real family. She makes a new friend and bonds with the Murphys. Will she stay with the Murphys forever?
Boys can like sports, boys can be funny, or nerdy or girl-obsessed. BUT Sonnenblick's book shows us that books also have hearts - and need understanding, one and patience. I haven't read a Sonnenblick book that I haven't loved.
When Georges (the S is silent) moves into a Brooklyn apartment building, he meets Safer, a coffee-drinking loner and self-appointed spy. Georges becomes Safer's first spy recruit. His assignment? Tracking the mysterious Mr. X, who lives in the apartment upstairs. But as Safer becomes more demanding, Georges starts to wonder: how far is too far to go for your only friend?
The last dragonslayer / "Fifteen-year-old Jennifer Strange runs an agency for underemployed magicians in a world where magic is fading away, but when visions of the death of the world's last dragon begin, all signs point to Jennifer--and Big Magic