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Meet Felicity : an American girl —Tripp, Valerie, 1951-
Book
1991
3 available of 3 items

In Williamsburg in 1774, nine-year-old Felicity rescues a beautiful horse who is being beaten and starved by her cruel owner.

Molly saves the day : a summer story —Tripp, Valerie, 1951-
Book
0 available of 2 items

Molly conquers her fear of swimming underwater when she and the other campers at Camp Gowonagin divide into two teams to play Color War.

Happy birthday, Addy! : a springtime story —Porter, Connie Rose, 1959-
Book
2000
1 available of 2 items

In the spring of 1865, Addy finds inspiration from a new friend and chooses a birthday for herself as she and her parents try to shape a new life of freedom in Philadelphia despite the racial prejudice they encounter thr...

Samantha saves the day : a summer story —Tripp, Valerie, 1951-
Book
1998
3 available of 3 items

While spending the summer at Grandmary's summer home on Goose Lake, Samantha and her twin cousins decide to visit the island where Samantha's parents were drowned during a storm.

Meet Kit, an American girl —Tripp, Valerie, 1951-
Book
2000
1 available of 1 items

When her father's business closes because of the Great Depression forcing Kit to make changes in her life, the nine-year-old responds with resourcefulness.

Changes for Kit : a winter story —Tripp, Valerie, 1951-
Book
2001
0 available of 2 items

In 1934, during the Depression, Kit's cantankerous uncle comes to live in the Cincinnati boardinghouse run by her parents, enlisting her aid in transcribing his complaining letters to the editor of the local newspaper an...

Meet Julie : an American girl, 1974 —McDonald, Megan.
Book
2007
1 available of 1 items

In 1974, after Julie's parents divorce, she moves to a new San Francisco neighborhood where the school does not have a girls' basketball team, so she fights for the right to play on the boys' team.

Meet Molly : an American girl —Tripp, Valerie, 1951-
Book
1989
0 available of 2 items

While her father is away fighting in World War II, Molly finds her life full of change as she eats terrible vegetables from the victory garden and plans revenge on her brother for ruining her Halloween.

Happy New Year, Julie, 1974 —McDonald, Megan.
Book
2007
2 available of 2 items

The first Christmas since Julie's parents' divorce is difficult for the whole family, but Julie finds comfort sharing the Chinese New Year traditions of her best friend, Ivy Ling, and thinking about new beginnings.

Happy birthday, Molly! : a springtime story —Tripp, Valerie, 1951-
Book
1987
1 available of 1 items

When an English girl comes to stay at Molly's during World War II, she and Molly learn to bridge their differences and ultimately enjoy a wonderful, mutual birthday party.

Understanding families : feelings, fighting & figuring it out —Lynch, Amy, author.
Book
2019
1 available of 3 items

This book helps girls understand and get along with the people they are closest to: their families. It includes activities for bringing family closer together, tips on talking about tough topics with Mom and Dad, advice ...

Really truly Ruthie —Tripp, Valerie, 1951-
Book
2008
2 available of 2 items

"Goofy Ruthie" gets serious when her friend's family needs her help to prevent being evicted in 1932 as a result of the Great Depression.

Happy birthday, Samantha! : a springtime story —Tripp, Valerie, 1951-
Book
1987
1 available of 1 items

A ten-year-old girl discovers the modern delights of turn-of-the-century New York City when she travels there with her grandmother to visit relatives.

Luciana braving the deep —Teagan, Erin, author.
Book
2018
4 available of 5 items

"Luciana can't wait to take off for youth astronaut training camp. She hopes to be chosen to dive to an underwater habitat where real astronauts train for life in space."--Back cover.

Samantha learns a lesson : a school story —Adler, Susan S., 1946-
Book
1998
5 available of 5 items

When nine-year-old Nellie begins to attend school, Samantha determines to help her with her schoolwork and learns a great deal herself about what it is like to be a poor child and work in a factory.

Changes for Kaya : a story of courage —Shaw, Janet Beeler, 1937-
Book
2002
0 available of 1 items

While looking for Steps High, the horse that had been stolen from her, Kaya faces danger from a sudden mountain fire. Includes historical notes on the Nez Percé Indians.

Felicity saves the day : a summer story —Tripp, Valerie, 1951-
Book
1992
1 available of 2 items

During a visit to her grandfather's plantation in Virginia during the summer of 1775, Felicity's loyalty is torn between her father and Ben, her father's apprentice who needs her help as he runs away to join George Washi...

Good sport Gwen —Tripp, Valerie, 1951-
Book
2004
1 available of 1 items

Gwen learns that being a good sport means helping people on your team whether it is for soccer or the spelling bee.

Meet Josefina, an American girl —Tripp, Valerie, 1951-
Book
2000
1 available of 1 items

Nine-year-old Josefina, the youngest of four sisters living in New Mexico in 1824, tries to help run the household after her mother dies.

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