• The Magician's Elephant

    by Kate DiCamillo Year Published: 2009 Fiction

    When ten year old orphan Peter Augustus Duchene encounters a fortuneteller in the marketplace one day and he tells him that his sister, who is presumed dead, is in fact alive, he embarks on a remarkable series of adventures as he desperately tries to find her.

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  • The Chocolate Touch

    by Patrick Skene Catling Year Published: 1979 Fiction

    A boy acquires a gift that makes everything he touches turn to chocolate.

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  • Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt

    by Deborah Hopkinson Year Published: 1993 Easy

    A young slave stitches a quilt with a map pattern which guides her to freedom in the North.

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