Book Title
Author
3-Sentence Summary
Teacher Initials
1.The Mysterious Guest House
Ken Munro
The story is about two kids name Sammy and Brian and they solve the mystery of the guest house.They are invited to a guest house and solve a mystery there.They are solving the mystery of the missing brooch that was stolen everyone in the house is a suspect.
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2.Alligators
Melanie Zola
Alligators are similar to crocodile.A crocodile has a narrow
snout and a alligator broad snout.Alligators are meat eaters
and they usually live in fresh water,but they also live in salt water,
swamps,marshes,streams,and ponds.
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3.Bats
Bill Ivy
It tells about bats like what they eat,
,sleep,and what their predators is.They eat insects
and the animals that hunt the bat is hawks and falcons.
They sleep upside down and they lick themselves like a cat.
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4.Bleach Volume 25 No Shaking Throne
Tite Kubo
This story is about how Ichigo trying not to let his inner hollow breaks free.Ichigo gets into a battle with a person
name Zangetsu.Ichigo thinks thats not Zangetsu.Then the battle continues.Then some other people think Ailez are
going to attack so they train for the battle.
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5.Thirteen ways to sink a sub
Janie Gilson
The story starts out with a kid named Hobie and Nick kicking a soccer ball on the way to school.When they reached school they teacher Mr.Star is sick and he never missed one day of school.Then a girl named Molly made a scoreboard in the class room and it was boys against girls.Then Mr.Star is still sick so the sub teaches again the next day.
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6.Bleach volume
48 God is dead
Tite Kubo
As the Aizen stroll through Karakura town.Ichigo undergoes a furious training in order to master the one technique that could bring the end to the conflict.When Ichigo and the Captian of the group called Aizen start battling how will the battle end.How will Ichigo`s world change.
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7.Skinny
Donna Cooner
This girl named Ever Davies and she is over three hundred pounds and she always made fun of because she so heavy. Then Ever undergoes surgery to make her loose weight and start her life over. Skinny is a thought in her head and Skinny tells Ever bad things about her. Then Ever is going to try out for the school musical to get a part in the play.
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8.Diary of a Wimpy Kid The Ugly Truth
Jeff Kinny
Rowley and Greg were always friend to they got in a big fight and stop being friends. Greg tries out for a for a commercial on t.v. but Greg doesn`t get the part.Then he finds out that his uncle is getting married for the third time and he has to go to the wedding. Then He has to take care of an egg for health class and when he was supposed to bring in his egg his mom cooked it for breakfast. Then they get a maid that doesn`t do any work and she gets fired and theres a lock-in and anyone can go. At the end the have Greg`s uncle wedding and Rowley and Greg become friends again.
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9.Guinea dog
Patrick Jennings
A kid named Rufus wants a dog so bad ,but his dad won`t allow him to get one. Then his mom got him a guinea pig and the guinea pig obeys his every command. His guinea pig runs, fetches and eat his homework.Rufus`s dad thinks dogs are trouble wait to he lives with Fido the guinea pig. Rufus`s friend can buy Fido because Fido screeches a lot so his mom is trying to find the place they bought her.
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10.Mudshark
Gary Paulson
Mudshark is cool, fast thinking and fast moving.Mushark can answer any question you can think of.Theres this other guy named Psychic parrot that can outsmart Mudshark.Mushark solves the mystery of the missing erasers then he plans to solves psychic parrot.
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11.Diary of a Wimpy Kid The Third Wheel
Jeff Kinny
The third wheel starts out with a kid named Greg Heffly remembering his childhood. Then his uncle comes and stays there for a while then eventually leaves. Then at school there having a Valentine`s dance and Greg is finding someone to go with and finds someone to go with.Then everything doesn`t go as planned and the dance is ruined for him ,but not for his friend Rowley and his date.
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12.Dog Lost
Ingrid Lee
A boy named Mackenzie was about to go to bed and he saw a shadow on his bed and it turned out to be a dog his dad bought him and he name her Cash. Everyday is teacher was wondering why he was so at school happy. Whenever cash made mistakes around the house Mackenzie`s dad would abuse it like kick the dog in the stomach. One day Mackenzie`s dad got so mad at the dog he picked it up and threw it in his truck and drove away. He dropped it off and Mackenzie was looking for Cash in the animal shelter. Then a man named Darren found Cash and lock Cash up. Eventually Mackenzie found cash and and went home and saw his brother and his brother asked him to live with him and Mackenzie said yes.
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13.The Toy Factory
Ken Munro
Three kids named Sammy and Brian and Joyce team up to solve a mystery. They think a top secret decoder could go into the wrong hands. John Moore has a store and a big teddy bear has been stolen from it .They then later find it in a toy factory and there wondering how it got there. Someone in the factory might be involved. Will the secret decoder get in the wrong hand and will they solve the mystery of how the teddy bear got there.
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14.Bone 5 Rock Jaw
Jeff Smith
Fone Bone and Smiley bone are having a picnic and Smiley bone come backs with a rat creature. They were trying to take it home and then they walked into the eastern border. They saw the master of the eastern border Rock Jaw. Rock Jaw hate rat creature and he tricks Fone Bone and Smiley Bone.They find some orphans who are animals and they help. Rock Jaw attack them and brought them to the master of the rat creatures.
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15.Shipwreck
Rhoda Blumberg
The story take place in the 1800s.A boy named Manjiro and four other people when on a boat to explore the surroundings.Eventually the ship wrecked and the were stranded on a island and they had to survive there for a while.Manjiro saw a ship and wave a flag so they could see him and they saw him.Then the Japannese government made more strict laws and one of the laws were that once you leave Japan you can`t go back.
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16.Bone 8 Treasure Hunters
Jeff Smith
Fone,Phoney Bone,and Smiley Bone all help the Princess. A army tries to hunt all the bone creatures down but they have a hard time following them. There is this secret meeting and there planning to make an army to fight the evil. At the end Fone Bone and Princess Thorn get captured.
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17.Hugo Cabret
Brian Selznick
Hugo Cabret is a young boy who is a inventor. Hugo went to an old museum that caught on fire and he found a machine.The machine was a tiny man. Hugo's friend Isabelle had a key to make the machine start, but Isabelle wouldn`t give it to him. Then Isabelle grab the machine and put the key in it to make it start and it started. When she put the key in Hugo said it needed ink so they put in in it. The mechanical man started to draw a picture.
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18.Titanic Sinks
Barry Denenberg
Titanic Sinks is about how they built the Titanic, who helped build the Titanic, and why they built it. It took fourteen thousand people to build, and it took 3 years to build. While they were building it a fifth teen year old guy died because he fell of the ship while it was still being built. On April 14 1912 the Titanic sank and so many people lost their lives back then. In a matter of hours the Titanic sank and some people survived. This book is filled with information so it was a good book.
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19.Warriors,Gods and Spirits from Central and South American Mythology
Douglas Gifford
This book tells about stories in Central America, South America, Mexico and a little part of North America. The greatest civilization was the Mayans. Mayans flourished in three regions one was in the highlands. The Incas had recorded many creations in there lives. Tlacoc was one of the gods for the Aztecs.My favorite story was when this girl lived in this cold icy place and all she had was a hut to sleep in.When she was walking around she saw a whale wash up on shore and she used its blubber to eat.When the woman was sleeping she heard voices.She went outside to look and it was talking birds and she ask them for help.
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20.Hatchet
Gary Paulson
Hatchet is about a boy named Brian Robeson and he is going to see his father.When he was on the plane ride to Canada the plane crashed and the pilot died.Brian was a survivor and he knew he was lost so he had to survive on his own.When Brian thought of creating fire he did.It took him lots of tries but he finally got it thank to a hatchet he found.In the woods Brian wanted to create a signal fire for help which meant he had to get a lot of wood.At the end Brian saw a plane and the plane saw him and rescued him and he finally got to see his dad again.
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21.Gorilla Gorilla
Carol Fenner
A gorilla named Gorilla Gorilla who was born.His mother died and some zoo keepers captured him and put him in a zoo.People didn`t think he was a big attraction.He was alone until a girl gorilla came and the zoo keepers wanted them to have a good life together.
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22.Gifted Hands
Gregg Lewis and Deborah Shaw Lewis
This story start out with Ben Carson`s mother said something happened to their dad.Ben wonder what happened to him.When he was in fifth grade he was called then class dummy. Everyone would call him stupid or dummy.When he was in seventh grade he advanced in his subjects and he wasn`t the class dummy anymore.When he was older he got accepted into Yale university and graduate there a couple years late.When he was at Yale he met a girl named Candy and they eventually got married.They had three kids.Hater then be came a doctor and preformed surgery on many people.He did surgery on babies with bodies stuck together.All this happened because his mom encourage him to do all this and get successful.
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23.Stargirl
Jerry Spinelli
A girl named Stargirl is different from everyone else in the school.She is awkward but she gets popular really fast and she becomes likeable.Leo starts to like Stargirl and eventually they end up being together.She gets popular by becoming a cheerleader.Stargirl is happy with how her lfe change.She has a pet rat called Cinnamon and a boyfriend named Leo. Stargirl is starting to show an interest in Leo especially around Valentine's day when she leaves him a special gift.Leo however takes more of an interest in her.Leo and Stargirl are a couple at Mica High School and as a result Leo starts to be shunned.Stargirl is going to a dance at her school, When Stargirl leaves the dance it is the last anyone at Mica High School sees of her.
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24.Hunger Games
Suzanne Collins
It is a nervous time when it determines which boy and girl, ages 12 to 18, will serve as the district's tributes in the Hunger Games.Against all odds, Prim's name is selected.Katniss Everdeen offers to take spot of her sister.So she is enter in the Hunger Games in place of her sister.Peeta Mellark a boy Katniss age and the son of the baker is selected as the other tribute.When the Hunger Games start nearly half the tributes are killed in the first day of the Games. Katniss is in a alliance with Rue.She stays with Rue until she dies by a arrow another person had.When everyone else dies Katniss and Peeta are the last people to survive.When they said only one person can win Katniss and Peeta try to kill themselves.At the end they both become the winners.
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25.Phineas Gage A gruesome but true story about brain science
John Fleischman
A man named Phineas Gage had a iron rod shot right in his head and spectacularly survived.The most unlucky/lucky moment in the life of Phineas Gage. After Phineas Gage`s wounds were patched, he began acting in a way completely unlike his old self.His personality changed and he was different and awkward from his old self. He lost his ability to interact socially.He ended up dieing at 11 years old but how he survived was a lucky moment.This a remarkable story of how Phineas Gage survived a iron rod through his head and stayed alive for a while.
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