Jodi Lyn Anderson
Before there was Wendy, there was Tiger Lily. Tinker Bell narrates this story about the adopted daughter of Tik Tok, the shaman of the Sky Eater tribe of Neverland. Tiger Lily has many adventures including rescuing a shipwrecked Englishman and falling in love with a boy named Peter Pan. This book tells more of the Neverland back story and is darker than the Disney version.
Young fourteen year old Sherlock Scott Holmes learns that John Wilkes Booth is alive and living in England. In addition, Sherlock’s tutor, Amyus Crowe, is a member of the Pinkerton Dectective Agency and is trying to keep Booth and other Southern Sympathizers from returning to America. Sherlock and his friends Matty and Virginia cross the Atlantic in this mystery that takes place on two continents.
Sharon G. Flake
Autumn and Adonis are ninth-graders who seem to have little in common, but they both are dealing with a disability. Autumn has a learning disability and reading is a struggle. She is also the only girl on the wrestling team. Adonis is the wrestling team manager. He is super smart, conceited, and stuck in his wheelchair as he has no legs. Each chapter is told in alternating points of view.