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Charlie has had great luck; he has been one of the chosen children to visit the fabulous Willy Wonka Chocolate Factory. Charlie's tour through it reveals marvelous creations more intriguing and delicious than he had ever imagined. Sometimes a decision can transform your life in a radical way; that is what happens to Charlie. This selection was listed as an ALA Notable Book.
Despereaux is very different from all the other mice in the castle. He is romantic and heroic. He even falls in love with the princess and is banished to the dungeon by his father. This award-winning novel follows the mouse's adventures in his search for love and acceptance.
Given his lifetime assignment at the Ceremony of Twelve, Jonas becomes the receiver of memories shared by only one other in his community and discovers the terrible truth about the society in which he lives.
Esperanza Ortega tiene todos los tesoros que una chica pueda desear: hermosos vestidos, una linda casa llena de sirvientes en México, y la promesa de que un día llegará a presidir el Rancho como su mamá. Pero una tragedia inesperada destruye ese sueño, obligando a Esperanza y a su madre a escapar a California dónde tendrán que trabajar en una finca junto a otros mexicanos.$5.49ISBN: 9788496517097Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Entrelibros - December 2004Potentially Unavailable: Email or call Russo's for price and availabilityISBN: 9781589866300Availability: Hard to FindPublished: Santillana USA Publishing Company - January 1984
Envious of freckle-faced Nicky, second grader Andrew pays 50 cents for a secret freckle juice formula hawked by an enterprising classmate, Sharon. But the concoction made from Sharon's recipe fails. Andrew turns green!Potentially Unavailable: Email or call Russo's for price and availabilityISBN: 9789681658052Availability: Special Order -- Russo's will research title and do our best to get it for youPublished: Fondo de Cultura Economica USA - November 2000
When eleven-year-old Marty finds an abused beagle pup in his town in West Virginia, he feels so sorry for it he agrees to work for the dog's unscrupulous owner in exchange for the animal. This gentle and endearing story of friendship teaches many important lessons.$6.79ISBN: 9780374480110Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Square Fish - September 1993
"Problemente el mejor trabajo de nuestro mejor novelista para niños." —Harper's
"Un libro escribito bellamente y con respeto, que no se puede interrumpir ni olvidar." —Jean Stafford, The New YorkerPotentially Unavailable: Email or call Russo's for price and availabilityISBN: 9781933032771Availability: Out of PrintPublished: Lectorum Publications - April 2011