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Catcher in the Rye

Little, Brown | May 1, 1991 | 240 pages
Professor:  Prof. Rob Holton
Course Codes:  ENGL 3702
Semester:  Fall-2017
Anyone who has read J.D. Salinger's New Yorker stories ? particularly A Perfect Day for Bananafish, Uncle Wiggily in Connecticut, The Laughing Man, and For Esme ? With Love and Squalor, will not be surprised by the fact that his first novel is fully of children. The hero-narrator of THE CATCHER IN... More Info
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The I'M NOT SCARED Book

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | July 25, 2017 | 32 pages
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The Land of Stories: An Author's Odyssey

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | June 13, 2017 | 496 pages
The fifth book in Chris Colfer's #1 New York Times bestselling series The Land of Stories! The Masked Man has captured all the royal families from the Land of Stories with the help of his army of literature's greatest villains, including the Wicked Witch of the West, the Queen of Hearts, and... More Info
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You Don't Have to Say You Love Me

Little, Brown | June 13, 2017 | 320 pages
A searing, deeply moving memoir about family, love, and loss from the critically acclaimed, bestselling National Book Award winner. When his mother passed away at the age of 78, Sherman Alexie responded the only way he knew how: he wrote. The result is this stunning memoir. Featuring 78 poems, 78... More Info
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Trollbella Throws a Party

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | July 11, 2017 | 32 pages
Celebrate Queen Trollbella's birthday in this companion picture book to Chris Colfer's #1 New York Times bestselling Land of Stories series. It's Queen Trollbella's birthday and she's throwing herself an epic celebration. She has everything a troll girl would want: musicians, magical creatures,... More Info

Do I Make Myself Clear?

Little, Brown | January 10, 2017 | 304 pages
A wise and entertaining guide to writing English the proper way by one of the greatest newspaper editors of our time. Harry Evans has edited everything from the urgent files of battlefield reporters to the complex thought processes of Henry Kissinger. He's even been knighted for his services to... More Info
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The Family Book

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | October 1, 2003 | 32 pages
Represents a variety of families, some big and some small, some with only one parent and some with two moms or dads, some quiet and some noisy, but all alike in some ways and special no matter what.  More Info
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The Dinner Party

Little, Brown | May 2, 2017 | 256 pages
The first collection of short stories from the critically acclaimed, prize winning author of To Rise Again at a Decent Hour. Few writers encapsulate the deeply felt yearnings, heartbreaking absurdity, and redemptive humor of life quite like Joshua Ferris. Full of the keenly observed, mordant wit... More Info
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If You Ever Want to Bring a Circus to the Library, Don't!

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | May 2, 2017 | 40 pages
The third book in the bestselling MAGNOLIA SAYS DON'T! series is another loud and cautionary tale of what not to do--this time, at the library! If you see a poster that says "You Can Do Anything at the Library!", it is NOT giving you permission to put on a circus! But Magnolia doesn't see any... More Info
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The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | May 9, 2017 | 40 pages
A classic read-aloud favorite addressing the perennially hot topic of bullying, retold by multi-acclaimed artist Jerry Pinkney. Jerry Pinkney puts his indelible stamp on another beloved folktale in the same vein as the Caldecott Medal-winning The Lion & the Mouse and the highly acclaimed The... More Info
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Theft by Finding

Little, Brown | June 6, 2017 | 560 pages
From bestselling author David Sedaris, for the first time in print: selections from the diaries that are the source of his remarkable autobiographical essays. For nearly four decades, David Sedaris has faithfully kept a diary in which he records his thoughts and observations on the odd and funny... More Info

Utopia for Realists

Little, Brown | March 14, 2017 | 336 pages
From one of Europe's leading young thinkers, a brief history of utopia and a pragmatic manifesto for how to improve the lives of the 99 percent today A majority of Americans report that they would take two extra weeks of vacation above two extra weeks of salary, half of all business professionals... More Info

CatStronauts: Mission Moon

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | April 18, 2017 | 160 pages
CatStronauts, you are needed! When the world is thrust into darkness due to a global energy shortage, the Worlds Best Scientist comes up with a bold plan to set up a solar power plant on the moon. But someone has to go up there to set it up, and that adventure falls to the CatStronauts, the best... More Info
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The Star Thief

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | April 11, 2017 | 416 pages
The constellations come to life in this imaginative fantasy adventure debut. Honorine's life as a maid at the Vidalia mansion is rather dull, dusting treasures from faraway places and daydreaming in front of maps of the world. But everything changes when she catches two brutish sailors ransacking... More Info
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The End of the Wild

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | April 11, 2017 | 272 pages
A modern, beautifully written story set against the backdrop of the controversial issue of fracking that explores the timely themes of poverty, environmental protection, what makes a family, and finding your place in the world. Eleven-year-old Fern's rundown home borders a pristine forest, where... More Info

Love Matters Most

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | December 6, 2016 | 32 pages
Perfect for Valentine's Day and a heartwarming read for the cold winter months, this cozy animal story explores the universal theme of a mother's love for her child. When a polar bear leaves the safety and warmth of her cave to travel all over a frozen wonderland, she must be looking for something... More Info

Wabi Sabi

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | October 1, 2008 | 40 pages
Wabi Sabi, a little cat in Kyoto, Japan, had never thought much about her name until friends visiting from another land asked her owner what it meant. At last, the master Says, "That's hard to explain." And That is all she says. This unsatisfying answer sets Wabi Sabi on a journey to uncover the... More Info
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The Thing About Jellyfish

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | September 13, 2016 | 352 pages
Now available in paperback, this 2015 National Book Award finalist and instant New York Times bestseller is a stunning debut novel about grief and wonder. Everyone says that it was an accident... that sometimes things "just happen". But Suzy won't believe it. Ever. After her best friend dies in a... More Info

The Grandma Book

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | April 12, 2011 | 24 pages
Featuring Todd Parr's signature colorful and kid-friendly illustrations, The Grandma Book portrays the different ways grandmothers show their grandchildren love, from offering advice and babysitting to making things and giving lots of kisses.  More Info

Me . . . Jane

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | April 5, 2011 | 40 pages
In his characteristic heartwarming style, Patrick McDonnell tells the story of the young Jane Goodall and her special childhood toy chimpanzee named Jubilee. As the young Jane observes the natural world around her with wonder, she dreams of "a life living with and helping all animals," until one... More Info

The Superfun Times Vegan Holiday Cookbook

Little, Brown | November 15, 2016 | 448 pages
Bestselling author, vegan goddess, and comfort food queen Isa Chandra Moskowitz is back with her biggest book ever--to prove that making festive vegan food for any occasion can be easy, delicious, and superfun. Gone are the days of stressing over how to please family and friends with different... More Info

Every Exquisite Thing

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | May 10, 2016 | 272 pages
Nanette O'Hare is an unassuming teen who has played the role of dutiful daughter, hardworking student, and star athlete for as long as she can remember. But when a beloved teacher gives her his worn copy of The Bugglegum Reaper--a mysterious, out-of-print cult classic--the rebel within Nanette... More Info

The Land of Stories: Beyond the Kingdoms

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | June 7, 2016 | 432 pages
Fairy tales are just the beginning. The Masked Man is on the loose in the Land of Stories, and it's up to Alex and Conner Bailey to stop him... except Alex has been thrown off the Fairy Council, and no one will believe they're in danger. With only the help of the ragtag group of Goldilocks, Jack,... More Info

Teachers Rock!

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | April 19, 2016 | 32 pages
A celebration of the countless ways teachers change the world-with a free Back-to-School poster! Teachers are amazing! They teach you new things, make you laugh, and help you meet new friends. They always encourage you to do your best. They make the classroom a great place to be! From admiring the... More Info
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Fortunate Son

Little, Brown | October 6, 2015 | 416 pages
The long-awaited memoir from John Fogerty, the legendary singer-songwriter and creative force behind Creedence Clearwater Revival. Creedence Clearwater Revival is one of the most important and beloved bands in the history of rock, and John Fogerty wrote, sang, and produced their instantly... More Info

The Dragonsitter Takes Off

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | November 3, 2015 | 96 pages
Dear Uncle Morton: I know you don't want to be disturbed, but I have to tell you some very bad news. Ziggy has disappeared! --Eddie Eddie had thought that dragonsitting would be easy -- until Ziggy disappears, only to be found in the linen closet, refusing to budge. Then, Eddie learns that his... More Info

The Dragonsitter

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | September 1, 2015 | 96 pages
Dear Uncle Morton: You'd better get on a plane right now and come back here. Your dragon has eaten Jemima. Emily loved that rabbit! I'd better go now. I can smell burning. --Eddie It had sounded so easy: Eddie was to look after Uncle Morton's unusual pet for a week while he went on vacation. But... More Info

The Name of this Book Is Secret

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | May 12, 2015 | 400 pages
Warning: this description has not been authorized by Pseudonymous Bosch. As much as he'd love to sing the praises of his book (he is very vain), he wouldn't want you to hear about his brave 11-year old heroes, Cass and Max-Ernest. Or about how a mysterious box of vials, the Symphony of Smells,... More Info

Scarlett Undercover

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | May 19, 2015 | 320 pages
Meet Scarlett, a smart, sarcastic fifteen-year-old, ready to take on crime in her hometown. When Scarlett agrees to investigate a local boy's suicide, she figures she's in for an easy case and a quick buck. But it doesn't take long for suicide to start looking a lot like murder. As Scarlett finds... More Info

Thor's Serpents

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | May 19, 2015 | 368 pages
For fans of Percy Jackson and the Olympians, the thrilling conclusion to The Blackwell Pages, written by New York Times bestselling YA authors, K.L. Armstrong and M.A. Marr. Thirteen-year-olds Matt, Laurie, and Fen have beaten near-impossible odds to assemble their fellow descendants of the Norse... More Info

The Night World

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | June 16, 2015 | 40 pages
Everyone in the house is sleeping, but outside, the night world is wide-awake. It's a wonderful night to explore! Perfect for bedtime, this book from Caldecott Medalist Mordicai Gerstein celebrates the secrets of the night world and the joys of the sunrise.  More Info

Daddy Sat on a Duck

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | May 5, 2015 | 32 pages
Do you ever hear strange noises in your house? (The bathroom in particular.) Are hairy creatures raiding the fridge at midnight? Does some animal keep leaving the toilet seat up? YOU ARE NOT ALONE! Join one little girl on her quest to catch the wild beasts in her home that HONK and ROAR and BELCH... More Info

Gus & Me

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | September 9, 2014 | 32 pages
Long before there was a band, there was a boy: a young Keith Richards, who was introduced to the joy of music through his beloved granddad, Theodore Augustus Dupree, affectionately known as "Gus," who was in a jazz big band and is the namesake of Keith's daughter, Theodora Dupree Richards. Gus... More Info

Rory the Dinosaur: Me and My Dad

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | May 5, 2015 | 40 pages
Meet Rory the dinosaur. He can't wait to tell his dad all about the things he can do all by himself, from crossing rivers to finding shelter from the rain. Little does Rory know, his father is never far behind. Comic artist Liz Climo celebrates the bond between father and child with her adorable,... More Info

Wherever You Go

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | April 21, 2015 | 32 pages
Roads give you chances to seek and explore. Want an adventure?Just open your door. Join an adventurous rabbit and his animal friends as they journey over steep mountain peaks, through bustling cityscapes, and down long, winding roads to discover the magical worlds that await them just outside their... More Info

Odin's Ravens

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | April 21, 2015 | 368 pages
Seven kids, Thor's hammer, and a whole lot of Valkyries are the only things standing against the end of the world. When thirteen-year-old Matt Thorsen and Fen and Laurie Brekke, modern-day descendants of Thor and Loki, discovered they were fated to take the places of the Norse Gods in a battle... More Info

I Will Always Write Back

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | April 14, 2015 | 400 pages
The true story of an all-American girl and a boy from an impoverished city in Zimbabwe and the letter that changed both of their lives forever. It started as an assignment. Everyone in Caitlin's class wrote to an unknown student somewhere in a distant place. All the other kids picked countries like... More Info

Mama Seeton's Whistle

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | April 14, 2015 | 40 pages
Without even thinking about it,Mama Seeton puckered her lips and whistled.It was not a loud whistle.Or a fancy whistle. Just a simple two-note whistle. When Mama Seeton whistles, her children run home for chocolate cake, hugs, kisses, and shared memories. But as time passes, they travel farther and... More Info

The Fishermen

Little, Brown | April 14, 2015 | 304 pages
In a Nigerian town in the mid 1990's, four brothers encounter a madman whose mystic prophecy of violence threatens the core of their close-knit family. Told from the point of view of nine year old Benjamin, the youngest of four brothers, THE FISHERMEN is the Cain and Abel-esque story of an... More Info

Wonder at the Edge of the World

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | April 14, 2015 | 384 pages
In this captivating quest that spans the globe, a young girl must challenge her assumptions about family, slavery, and friendship as she fights to save her father's legacy...and to begin creating her own. Hallelujah Wonder wants to become one of the first female scientists of the nineteenth... More Info

The Detective's Assistant

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | April 7, 2015 | 368 pages
The incredible tale of America's first ever female detective and her spirited niece! Eleven-year-old Nell Warne arrives on her aunt's doorstep lugging a heavy sack of sorrows. If her Aunt Kate rejects her, it's the miserable Home for the Friendless. Luckily, canny Nell makes herself indispensable... More Info

Space Taxi

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | April 1, 2014 | 112 pages
Archie Morningstar learns a big family secret and helps save the universe. All before breakfast! It's not every day a regular kid like Archie gets to wake up at midnight. But today is Take Your Kid to Work Day, and Archie is finally allowed to ride along in his dad's taxi cab. He has been waiting... More Info

Her

Little, Brown | January 6, 2015 | 272 pages
You don't remember her--but she remembers you. Two different women; two different worlds. On the face of it, Emma and Nina have very little in common. Isolated and exhausted by early motherhood, Emma finds her confidence is fading fast. Nina is sophisticated and assured, a successful artist who... More Info

Know Your Beholder

Little, Brown | March 3, 2015 | 352 pages
From a Pulitzer Prize finalist comes a hilarious and heartbreaking novel about a musician climbing back from rock bottom. As winter deepens in snowbound Pollard, Illinois, thirty-something Francis Falbo is holed up in his attic apartment, recovering from a series of traumas: his mother's death, his... More Info

The Land of Stories: The Enchantress Returns

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | June 3, 2014 | 544 pages
After decades of hiding, the evil Enchantress who cursed Sleeping Beauty is back with a vengeance. Alex and Conner Bailey have not been back to the magical Land of Stories since their adventures in The Wishing Spell ended. But one night, they learn the famed Enchantress has kidnapped their mother!... More Info

Wolfie the Bunny

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | February 17, 2015 | 40 pages
Families of all kinds will delight in this sweet tale of new babies, sibling rivalry, bravery, unconditional love...and veggies! The Bunny family has adopted a wolf son, and daughter Dot is the only one who realizes Wolfie can--and might--eat them all up! Dot tries to get through to her parents,... More Info

The Food Babe Way

Little, Brown | February 10, 2015 | 384 pages
Cut hidden food toxins, lose weight, and get healthy in just 21 days. Did you know that your fast food fries contain a chemical used in Silly Putty? Or that a juicy peach sprayed heavily with pesticides could be triggering your body to store fat? When we go to the supermarket, we trust that all our... More Info

Guantánamo Diary

Little, Brown | January 20, 2015 | 432 pages
An unprecedented international publishing event: the first and only diary written by a still-imprisoned Guantánamo detainee. Since 2002, Mohamedou Slahi has been imprisoned at the detention camp at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba. In all these years, the United States has never charged him with a crime. A... More Info

Baby Knows Best

Little, Brown | January 6, 2015 | 288 pages
Raise self-confident, self-reliant children using the RIE (Resources for Infant Educarers) Approach. Your baby knows more than you think. That's the heart of the principles and teachings of Magda Gerber, founder of RIE (Resources for Infant Educarers), and Educaring. BABY KNOWS BEST is based on... More Info

Violet and Victor Write the Best-Ever Bookworm Book

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | December 2, 2014 | 40 pages
Violet and Victor Small are twins on a mission: to write the best book in the whole, entire world--together! Victor is reluctant, but Violet is determined, and soon the ideas can't come quickly enough. They begin to write a story about a hungry Bookworm who is eating all the books in the library.... More Info

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