Posted in 2013-2014 Club, Not Mock Newbery

The Art of Flying, by Judy Hoffman

Art of FlyingSummary:  Eleven-year-old Fortuna Dalliance is asked by the weird Baldwin sisters to convince Martin, a distinctly bird-like boy, to return to his true form as a swallow but Fortuna is not sure she is willing to lose her new friend.


Posted in 2013-2014 Club, Not Mock Newbery

Africa is my Home: a child of the Amistad, by Monica Edinger

Africa is my homeSummary:  Presents a tale of a child who arrives in America on the slave ship Amistad describing her capture, her witness to a mutiny, and the Supreme Court trial that prompts her return to Africa.


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