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To quote Mary Poppins in her new movie... "The Cover is Not the Book!"

Here are a few of the stories we like, with terrible book jackets!

Are you brave enough to look inside and discover what's beyond the cover?

Nine of us came here. We look like you. We talk like you. We live among you. But we are not you. We can do things you dream of doing. We have powers you dream of having. We are stronger and faster than anything you have ever seen. We are the superheroes you worship in movies and comic books--but we are real.

Two new friends create an imaginary world called Terabithia, which is inhabited by all manner of magical creatures. Though difficulties fill their ordinary lives, Jesse and Leslie rule as king and queen in Terabithia. Soon one of them must draw on the strength of their imaginary kingdom to cope with a tragedy.

Milo, a very little boy, receives an unusual package one day: a make- believe tollbooth. When he drives through it in his electric toy car, he is suddenly transported to the Lands Beyond, a fantastic world of imagination.

When a 12-year-old from Washington state learns he has cancer, again, he runs away—with his camera, notebook and beloved dog, Beau—he’s got a plan and a reason. “The mountain was calling me,”

Woodrow Prater is twelve years old when his mother disappears from their shack in the mountains. Unable to cope, his father sends him to live with his mother's parents, Granny and Grandpa Ball, in Coal Station, a small mining town in Virginia...

Ender Wiggin, a brilliant child prodigy, is put in a special training school as Earth's best hope of defeating an insect-like alien called the Buggers.

Check out for these fun font makers...!

Be a shark... gobble up all the brain food you can this year!

And BE NICE to the little fish, fish are friends!

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