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THIS WEEK'S BOOK LIST

November 30, 2012

16. RAYMOND AND GRAHAM RULE THE SCHOOL
by Mike Knudson and Steve Wilkinson (Puffin).

Raymond and Graham are best friends who are entering
fourth grade, which means they’re going to be the coolest kids in the entire school. The only thing in the way of their best year ever is that their teacher is Mrs. Gibson, the oldest, meanest teacher in the school. Will they still be able to rule the school, just as they had planned?


17. OUR ONLY MAY AMELIA by Jennifer L. Holm (HarperCollins).

It is 1899 in the state of Wash- ington. May Amelia Jackson is the only girl in a Finnish-American family with seven brothers. This historical fiction novel is based off of the actual diary of Alice Amelia Holm, the author’s great aunt.


18. BINK AND GOLLIE by Kate DiCamillo and Alison McGhee (Candlewick).

Bink and Gollie spend most of their time in a fancy tree house. Join them as they set out on exciting adventures that include a trip to the Andes mountains, roller- skating and buying bright socks, and gaining an unlikely new companion named Fred, all while learning about compromise and the importance of friendship.