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    A Wrinkle in Time (A Wrinkle in Time Quintet)

    by Madeleine L'Engle Year Published: 1962 Science Fiction

    Meg Murry and her friends become involved with unearthly strangers and a search for Meg's father, who has disappeared while engaged in secret work for the government.

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  •  Amelia Bedelia in coat with purse at door

    Amelia Bedelia

    by Peggy Parish Year Published: 1963 Fiction, Humorous stories

    Overdue for some fun?

    If so, check out everyone's favorite-minded housekeeper, Amelia Bedelia. Nothing makes Amelia Bedelia happier than helping people and doing exactly as she's told. And what could be more satisfying than a day spent volunteering at the library? 

    But Mrs. Page, the librarian, is surprised when Amelia Bedelia steals away in the bookmobile for a bookstore visit. Can Amelia Bedelia explain that she was just trying to go by the book? Or will she have the book thrown at her for this latest misunderstanding?

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  • Leroy Brown at table with toys and games

    Encyclopedia Brown, Boy Detective

    by Donald J. Sobol Year Published: 1963 Mystery and detective stories

    Fifth-grader "Encyclopedia" Leroy Brown solves ten mysteries and, by putting the solutions at the back of the book, challenges the reader to do the same.

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