4th Grade Author Visit 2014: Cynthia Lord


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    Half A Chance
    Lucy, with her mother and her photographer father, has just moved to a small rural community in New Hampshire, and with her new friend Nate she plans to spend the summer taking photos for a contest, but pictures sometimes reveal more than people are willing to see.

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    Happy Birthday, Hamster
    Follows Hamster and his friend Dog as they prepare for a birthday party.

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    Hot Rod Hamster
    A hamster, with the help of a canine junkyard dealer and his mouse assistants, builts a hot rod and drives it in a race against some very large dogs.

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    Hot Rod Hamster : Monster Truck Mania
    Fearless Franco’s famous Monster Truck Mania has come to town, and Hot Rod Hamster and his friends are searching for the very best ride at the fair.

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    Hot Rod Hamster And The Wacky Whatever Race
    Hot Rod Hamster enlists the help of his friend Dog to build a super sleek soap box racer for the Wacky Whatever Race.

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    Jelly Bean

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    Rules
    Frustrated at life with an autistic brother, twelve-year-old Catherine longs for a normal existence but her world is further complicated by a friendship with a young paraplegic.

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    Touch Blue
    When the state of Maine threatens to shut down their island’s one-room schoolhouse because of dwindling enrollment, eleven-year-old Tess, a strong believer in luck, and her family take in a trumpet-playing foster child to increase the school’s population.