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Starting from Scratch (Spring 2012)

Whether they’re moving across the world or just to the next town over, starting a family, or making new friends, we’re celebrating characters who aren’t afraid to start from scratch! List published Fall 2011

 
Eleanor’s Story: An American Girl in Hitler’s GermanyEleanor’s Story
by Eleanor Ramrath Garner
 
A Place to Call HomeA Place to Call Home
by Alexis Deacon
 
A Storm Called KatrinaA Storm Called Katrina
by Myron Uhlberg
 
All The Way To AmericaAll The Way To America
by Dan Yaccarino
 
Also Known as Rowan PohiAlso Known as Rowan Pohi
by Robin Benway
 
Always With YouAlways With You
by Ruth Vander Zee
 
Anna Casey’s Place in the WorldAnna Casey’s Place in the World
by Adrian Fogelin
 
Annie’s WarAnnie’s War
by Jacqueline Levering Sullivan
 
AshfallAshfall
by Mike Mullin
 
Barn Boot BluesBarn Boot Blues
by Catherine Friend
 
Bigger Than A Bread BoxBigger Than A Bread Box
by Laurel Snyder
 
Birdie’s Big-Girl DressBirdie’s Big-Girl Dress
by Sujean Rim
 
BluefishBluefish
by Pat Schmatz
 
BreadcrumbsBreadcrumbs
by Anne Ursu
 
Clementine and the Family MeetingClementine and the Family Meeting
by Sara Pennypacker
 
Cleopatra’s MoonCleopatra’s Moon
by Vicky Alvear Shecter
 
Cold KissCold Kiss
by Amy Garvey
 
Dark EdenDark Eden
by Patrick Carman
 
Dear Bully: Seventy Authors Tell Their StoriesDear Bully
by Megan Kelley Hall
 
DivergentDivergent
by Veronica Roth
 
DixieDixie
by Grace Gilman
 
Dixie Loves School Pet DayDixie Loves School Pet Day
by Grace Gilman
 
Dog SenseDog Sense
by Sneed B. Collard III
 
Ellie McDoodle: New Kid in SchoolEllie McDoodle
by Ruth McNally Barshaw
 
Ethan, SuspendedEthan, Suspended
by Pamela Ehrenberg
 
Eva’s StoryEva’s Story
by Eva Schloss (Written with Evelyn Julia Kent)
 
Everybody Sees the AntsEverybody Sees the Ants
by A.S. King
 
First Grade StinksFirst Grade Stinks
by Mary Ann Rodman
 
For the Love of StrangersFor the Love of Strangers
by Mary B. Kelly
 
Gabriel’s JourneyGabriel’s Journey
by Alison Hart
 
Ghetto CowboyGhetto Cowboy
by G. Neri
 
Girl WonderGirl Wonder
by Alexa Martin
 
Good FortuneGood Fortune
by Li Keng Wong
 
Half a World AwayHalf a World Away
by Libby Gleeson
 
How To Save A LifeHow To Save A Life
by Sara Zarr
 
Invisible InklingInvisible Inkling
by Emily Jenkins
 
Island StingIsland Sting
by Bonnie J. Doerr
 
Kindergators: Hands Off, Harry!Kindergators
by Rosemary Wells
 
Kit Feeny: On the MoveKit Feeny
by Michael Townsend
 
Knuffle Bunny FreeKnuffle Bunny Free
by Mo Willems
 
Life, AfterLife, After
by Sarah Darer Littman
 
Mo Wren, Lost and FoundMo Wren, Lost and Found
by Tricia Springstubb
 
Moon Over ManifestMoon Over Manifest
by Clare Vanderpool
 
My Name is Not EasyMy Name is Not Easy
by Debby Dahl Edwardson
 
My Name is SangoelMy Name is Sangoel
by Karen Lynn Williams & Khadra Mohammed
 
Night of the Spade Foot ToadsNight of the Spade Foot Toads
by Bill Harley
 
Olive and SnowflakeOlive and Snowflake
by Tammie Lyon
 
Rosa’s RoomRosa’s Room
by Barbara Bottner
 
SizzleSizzle
by Lee McClaine
 
Small as an ElephantSmall as an Elephant
by Jennifer Richard Jacobson
 
Something to HoldSomething to Hold
by Katherine Schlick Noe
 
Squish #2: Brave New PondSquish #2
by Jennifer L. Holm and Matthew Holm
 
StolenStolen
by Lucy Christopher
 
Strings AttachedStrings Attached
by Judy Blundell
 
The Cheshire Cheese Cat: A Dickens of a TaleThe Cheshire Cheese Cat
by Carmen Agra Deedy and Randall Wright
 
The Emperer’s Cool ClothesThe Emperer’s Cool Clothes
by Lee Harper
 
The House Baba BuiltThe House Baba Built
by Ed Young, as told by Libby Koponen
 
The Midnight ZooThe Midnight Zoo
by Sonya Hartnett
 
The Park Our Town BuiltThe Park Our Town Built
by Diane Gonzales Bertrand
 
The PassageThe Passage
by James Kilgore
 
The Red UmbrellaThe Red Umbrella
by Christina Gonzales
 
The Unforgotten CoatThe Unforgotten Coat
by Frank Cottrell Boyce
 
This Girl Is DifferentThis Girl Is Different
by J.J. Johnson
 
Touch BlueTouch Blue
by Cynthia Lord
 
UnforgettableUnforgettable
by Loretta Ellsworth
 
What Comes AfterWhat Comes After
by Steve Watkins
 
WildwoodWildwood
by Colin Meloy
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