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FAMILY & COMMUNITY: Grades 5+ GHETTO COWBOY G. Neri, read by JD Jackson This inspiring story is based on actual urban cowboys and illustrates unique alternatives to bad choices. Narrator JD Jackson splendidly captures the entire rich and colorful cast. THE WHALE RIDER Witi Ihimaera, read by Jay Laga'aia New Zealander Jay Laga'aia effortlessly navigates the Maori names, facilitating the listener's entrance into another culture. His pacing is confident, and his inflections allow for easy differentiation among characters. Laga'aia's narration acts as a guide as the story's characters move from traditional beliefs to new awareness. Colibrí Ann Cameron, read by Jacqueline Kim Emma-Jean Lazarus Fell Out of a Tree Emma-Jean Lazarus Fell in Love Lauren Tarshis, read by Mamie Gummer The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate Jacqueline Kelly, read by Natalie Ross Heart of a Shepherd Rosanne Parry, read by Kirby Heyborne Flush Carl Hiaasen, read by Michael Welch Hoot Carl Hiaasen, read by Chad Lowe Scat Carl Hiaasen, read by Ed Asner Chomp Carl Hiaasen, read by James Van Der Beek The True Meaning of Smekday Adam Rex, read by Bahni Turpin Audiobooks on the Go 2013

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