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Article in [[:Category:Juvenile Fiction|Juvenile Fiction]]
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Article in [[:Category:Juvenile Fiction|Juvenile Fiction]] and [[:Category:Adventure|Adventure]].
  
 
These are books with Boy Appeal!
 
These are books with Boy Appeal!
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==Books for Older Guys==
 
==Books for Older Guys==
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?origami+yoda'''The Strange Case of Origami Yoda'''] by Tom Angleberger
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?house+called+awful+end '''A House Called Awful End'''] by Philip Ardagh.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?house+called+awful+end '''A House Called Awful End'''] by Philip Ardagh.
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=t&searcharg=pirates+of+crocodile+swamp&searchscope=9&sortdropdown=-&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=tpirates+of+crocodile+swamp '''The Pirates of Crocodile Swamp'''] by Jim Arnosky.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?pirates+of+crocodile+swamp '''The Pirates of Crocodile Swamp'''] by Jim Arnosky.
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?windcatcher+avi '''Windcatcher'''] by Avi.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?windcatcher+avi '''Windcatcher'''] by Avi.
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=t&searcharg=williwaw&searchscope=9&sortdropdown=-&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=tstranger+came+ashore '''Williwaw!'''] by Tom Bodett.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?williwaw! '''Williwaw!'''] by Tom Bodett.
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?white+mountains '''The White Mountains'''] by John Christopher.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?white+mountains '''The White Mountains'''] by John Christopher.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?bud+not+buddy '''Bud, Not Buddy'''] by Christopher Paul Curtis.  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?bud+not+buddy '''Bud, Not Buddy'''] by Christopher Paul Curtis.  
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9?/tweasel/tweasel/1%2C4%2C5%2CB/exact&FF=tweasel&1%2C2%2C/indexsort=- '''Weasel'''] by Cynthia DeFelice.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?weasel+defelice '''Weasel'''] by Cynthia DeFelice.
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=t&searcharg=The+last+apprentice&searchscope=9&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=%3B%2Bbk.%2B1.&searchorigarg=tThe+last+apprentice+%3B+bk.+1. '''The Last Apprentice series'''] by Joseph Delaney.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?the+last+apprentice '''The Last Apprentice series'''] by Joseph Delaney.
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?tiger+rising '''Tiger Rising'''] by Kate DiCamillo.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?tiger+rising '''Tiger Rising'''] by Kate DiCamillo.
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=t&searcharg=twenty-one+balloons&searchscope=9&sortdropdown=-&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=ttarantula+in+my+purse '''The Twenty-One Balloons'''] by William Pène Du Bois.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?twenty-one+balloons '''The Twenty-One Balloons'''] by William Pène Du Bois.
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=t&searcharg=The+ranger%27s+apprentice&searchscope=9&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=dThe+ranger%27s+apprentice '''The Ranger's Apprentice series'''] by John Flanagan.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?ranger's+apprentice '''The Ranger's Apprentice series'''] by John Flanagan.
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?thief+lord '''The Thief Lord'''] by Cornelia Funke.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?thief+lord '''The Thief Lord'''] by Cornelia Funke.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?joey+pigza+swallowed+the+key '''Joey Pigza Swalloed the Key'''] by Jack Gantos.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?joey+pigza+swallowed+the+key '''Joey Pigza Swalloed the Key'''] by Jack Gantos.
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9?/tcrossroads/tcrossroads/1%2C13%2C25%2CB/frameset&FF=tcrossroads&6%2C%2C7/indexsort=- '''The Crossroads'''] by Chris Grabenstein.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?crossroads+grabenstein '''The Crossroads'''] by Chris Grabenstein.
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?nightmare+at+the+book+fair '''Nightmare at the Book Fair'''] by Dan Gutman.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?nightmare+at+the+book+fair '''Nightmare at the Book Fair'''] by Dan Gutman.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?Baseball+Card+Adventure+gutman '''The Baseball Card Adventure'''] series by Dan Gutman.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?Baseball+Card+Adventure+gutman '''The Baseball Card Adventure'''] series by Dan Gutman.
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=t&searcharg=old+willis+place&searchscope=9&sortdropdown=-&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=told+willis+place '''The Old Willis Place: A Ghost Story'''] by Mary Downing Hahn.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?old+willis+place '''The Old Willis Place: A Ghost Story'''] by Mary Downing Hahn.
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?chet+gecko+mystery '''Chet Gecko Mystery'''] series by Bruce Hale.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?chet+gecko+mystery '''Chet Gecko Mystery'''] series by Bruce Hale.
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=t&searcharg=well-witched&searchscope=9&sortdropdown=-&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=tweasel '''Well witched'''] by Frances Hardinge.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?well+witched '''Well witched'''] by Frances Hardinge.
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=t&searcharg=stranger+came+ashore&searchscope=9&sortdropdown=-&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=twell-witched '''A Stranger Came Ashore: A Story of Suspense'''] by Mollie Hunter.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?stranger+came+ashore '''A Stranger Came Ashore: A Story of Suspense'''] by Mollie Hunter.
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?redwall '''Redwall'''] by Brian Jacques.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?redwall '''Redwall'''] by Brian Jacques.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?leon+and+the+spitting+image '''Leon and the Spitting Images'''] by Allen Kurzweil.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?leon+and+the+spitting+image '''Leon and the Spitting Images'''] by Allen Kurzweil.
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=t&searcharg=dog+friday&searchscope=9&sortdropdown=-&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=tcastle+in+the+attic '''Dog Friday'''] by Hilary McKay.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?dog+friday '''Dog Friday'''] by Hilary McKay.
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=t&searcharg=something+wicked%27s+in+those+woods&searchscope=9&sortdropdown=-&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=tThe+last+apprentice '''Something Wicked's in Those Woods'''] by Marisa Montes.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?something+wicked's+in+those+woods '''Something Wicked's in Those Woods'''] by Marisa Montes.
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=t&searcharg=gentle+ben&searchscope=9&sortdropdown=-&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=tcrossroads '''Gentle Ben'''] by Walt Morey.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?gentle+ben '''Gentle Ben'''] by Walt Morey.
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=t&searcharg=kensuke%27s+kingdom&searchscope=9&sortdropdown=-&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=tinto+the+volcano '''Kensuke's Kingdom'''] by Michael Morpurgo.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?kensuke's+kingdom '''Kensuke's Kingdom'''] by Michael Morpurgo.
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?max's+logbook '''Max's Logbook'''] by Marissa Moss.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?max's+logbook '''Max's Logbook'''] by Marissa Moss.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?midnight+for+charlie+bone '''Midnight for Charlie Bone'''] by Jenny Nimmo.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?midnight+for+charlie+bone '''Midnight for Charlie Bone'''] by Jenny Nimmo.
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9?/tblack+pearl/tblack+pearl/1%2C6%2C8%2CB/frameset&FF=tblack+pearl&3%2C%2C3/indexsort=- '''The Black Pearl'''] by Scott O'Dell.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?black+pearl+o'dell '''The Black Pearl'''] by Scott O'Dell.
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9?/tairborn/tairborn/1%2C6%2C9%2CB/exact&FF=tairborn&1%2C4%2C '''Airborn'''] by Kenneth Oppel.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?airborn+oppel '''Airborn'''] by Kenneth Oppel.
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?silverwing '''Silverwing'''] by Kenneth Oppel.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?silverwing '''Silverwing'''] by Kenneth Oppel.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?brian+paulsen '''Hatchet'''] and the '''Brian books''' by Gary Paulsen.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?brian+paulsen '''Hatchet'''] and the '''Brian books''' by Gary Paulsen.
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=t&searcharg=how+angel+peterson+got+his+name&searchscope=9&sortdropdown=-&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=tgentle+ben '''How Angel Peterson Got His Name'''] by Gary Paulsen.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?how+angel+peterson+got+his+name '''How Angel Peterson Got His Name'''] by Gary Paulsen.
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?lightning+thief '''The Lightning Thief'''] by Rick Riordan.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?lightning+thief '''The Lightning Thief'''] by Rick Riordan.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?holes+sachar '''Holes'''] by Lois Sachar.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?holes+sachar '''Holes'''] by Lois Sachar.
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=t&searcharg=Septimus+Heap&searchscope=9&sortdropdown=-&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=tmagyk '''Septimus Heap series'''] by Angie Sage.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?septimus+heap '''Septimus Heap series'''] by Angie Sage.
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=t&searcharg=night+of+the+howling+dogs&searchscope=9&sortdropdown=-&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=tkensuke%27s+kingdom '''Night of the Howling Dogs'''] by Graham Salisbury.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?night+of+the+howling+dogs '''Night of the Howling Dogs'''] by Graham Salisbury.
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?invention+of+hugo+cabret '''The Invention of Hugo Cabret'''] by Brian Selznick.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?invention+of+hugo+cabret '''The Invention of Hugo Cabret'''] by Brian Selznick.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?cabin+on+trouble+creek '''Cabin on Trouble Creek'''] by Jean Van Leeuwen.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?cabin+on+trouble+creek '''Cabin on Trouble Creek'''] by Jean Van Leeuwen.
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=t&searcharg=castle+in+the+attic&searchscope=9&sortdropdown=-&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=tcastle+in+the+attic '''The Castle in the Attic'''] by Elizabeth Winthrop.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?castle+in+the+attic '''The Castle in the Attic'''] by Elizabeth Winthrop.
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9?/tinto+the+volcano/tinto+the+volcano/1%2C2%2C2%2CB/frameset&FF=tinto+the+volcano+a+graphic+novel&1%2C1%2C/indexsort=- '''Into the Volcano: A Graphic Novel'''] by Don Wood.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?into+the+volcano+wood '''Into the Volcano: A Graphic Novel'''] by Don Wood.
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=t&searcharg=ghost+in+the+family&searchscope=9&sortdropdown=-&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=tdog+friday '''A Ghost in the Family'''] by Betty Ren Wright.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?ghost+in+the+family '''A Ghost in the Family'''] by Betty Ren Wright.
  
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?winchell+mink+the+misadventure+begins '''Winchell Mink: The Misadventure Begins'''] by Steve Young.
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?winchell+mink+the+misadventure+begins '''Winchell Mink: The Misadventure Begins'''] by Steve Young.
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[[Category:Juvenile Fiction]]
 
[[Category:Juvenile Fiction]]
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[[Category:Adventure]]

Latest revision as of 19:39, 24 November 2010

Article in Juvenile Fiction and Adventure.

These are books with Boy Appeal!

Books for Younger Guys

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Books for Older Guys

  • Hatchet and the Brian books by Gary Paulsen.