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Dawn of Spies by Andrew Lane

     In the late 1600's, seventeen-year-old Robinson Crusoe and Friday, his female friend, have just been rescued from a deserted, Caribbean island. They are recruited by writer Daniel Defoe to work as agents for Segment W.  This spy group is investigating the mysterious Circle of Thirteen. Who are they plotting to kidnap? 

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Palm Island, near Young Island, The Grenadines, Windward Islands, West Indies, Caribbean, Central America. Photography. Britannica ImageQuest. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 25 May 2016. 
http://quest.eb.com/search/151_2546829/1/151_2546829/cite. Accessed 25 Oct 2016.
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Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void by Mary Roach

     Explore space travel and find the answers to a number of curious questions about what life would be like without gravity.  Will you be going?



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Mars. Photography. Britannica ImageQuest. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 25 May 2016. 
http://quest.eb.com/search/139_2012621/1/139_2012621/cite. Accessed 18 Oct 2016.
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Mrs. Heiden and her AP Spanish class worked in the Media Center computer lab today improving their listening and speaking skills.
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The Crown's Game  by Evelyn Skye

Vika Andreyeva and Nikolai Karimov are the only two enchanters in Russia, and the tsar needs their powers on his side. To determine which of the two will become the Imperial Enchanter, the tsar initiates the Crown Games. Who will become the most respected adviser to the empire?  Who will be sentenced to death?

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Row of books with colourful covers standing next to each other. Photograph. Britannica ImageQuest. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 25 May 2016. 
http://quest.eb.com/search/118_801334/1/118_801334/cite. Accessed 10 Oct 2016.
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Newt's Emerald by Garth Nix

When she turns eighteen, Lady Truthful, who goes by "Newt," will inherit the Newington Emerald, bestowing on her magical powers. Before her birthday arrives, the Emerald is stolen. Disguised as a man and sets out to recover the Emerald and has the adventure of a lifetime.

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Birthstone Series: Emerald. Photograph. Britannica ImageQuest. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 25 May 2016. 
http://quest.eb.com/search/119_1786333/1/119_1786333/cite. Accessed 4 Oct 2016.
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