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MANIAC MAGEE

by Jerry Spinelli

He wasn't born with the name Maniac Magee but when his life changed, so did his name. And Maniac Magee became a legend. Even today kids talk about how fast he could run; about how he hit a baseball; but the thing Maniac Magee is best known for is what he did for the kids from the East Side and those from the West Side.

TUCK EVERLASTING

by Natalie Babbitt

What if you could live forever?
The story of a family that finds the fountain of youth and a young girl who stumbles upon them and her choice of whether to live forever or not - and leave all that she loves behind.

BIG BLONDE
Short Stories for English Language Learners
by Dorothy Parker

Published in 1929, this story won the O. Henry prize for Best Short Story. Set during Prohibition, the story sketches the life of an aging 'party girl' as she searches for belonging, struggling with depression while still trying to maintain an image that is agreeable to those in her social circle.

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2) Why Do We Laugh?
3) Homeless Jesus
4) What Do Babies Think?
5) Our Worst Moments Make Us Who We Are
6) Closing the Word Gap
7) Preparing to Get Alzheimer's
8) Searching for Reincarnation

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3) The Lies Our Culture Tells Us
4) Do Animals Get Coronavirus?
5) There Is Another Way
6) The Power of Video Games
7) Abbott & Costello: "Who's On First?"
8) The Case for Having Kids
9) The Difference Between Healthy and Unhealthy Love

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