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For Liz McCormick, life seems good, as along as she can avoid dealing with her self-centered teenage sister, Sara Jane. Liz and her family live on a small farm where she takes care of animals and helps her parents with the chores. Sara Jane is too wrapped up in her social life, and is practically glued to her cell phone. When Liz's parents go away for a weekend, they decide toleave Sara Jane in charge. Suddenly, life takes a horrible turn for Liz, as Sara Jane becomes a great big pain.SARA JANE IS A PAIN is written for middle grade readers and depicts what life is like as experienced through eleven-year-old Lizzie McCormick. Liz is a tomboy who enjoys country life, being outdoors, and caring for her farm animals. Meanwhile, her big sister Sara Jane is a seventeen-year-old who is wrapped up in fashionable clothes, makeup, and texting her friends.The siblings differ greatly and despite their constant feuding, ultimately they realize they share one common bond; sisterly love.SARA JANE IS A PAIN is the first in a new series of books called "The Tale of Two Sisters," involving the dynamic relationship experiences between big and little sisters. You can follow the series on Facebook at Fans of Spindler Writing.
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Sara Jane Is a Pain
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Dixie Mason is just beginning to get used to her new home when she catches her mother sneaking out at midnight with a car full of teenage boys. As she begins searching for answers, she stumbles on an old book and a secret society. Dixie then finds a boy who is willing to help her find the answers she is so desperately seeking. Will Dixie find much more than she bargained for in her small East Tennessee town? Join the journey from the beginning in the first book of the exciting new series Lost Creek Saga, LOST CREEK.
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Lost Creek
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Sixth grade is not starting off great for 11-year-old Liz McCormick. Her best friend, Veronica, ditched her to hang out with the popular kids, she humiliates herself at the big homecoming parade and to top it all off, she has to come home every day to her pain of a big sister, Sara Jane. How is it that two sisters can be so different? Not only does Liz have school to worry about, but she also is preparing her unpredictable goat, Ginny for the 4-H Festival, and she discovers her parents are having financial difficulties. As her twelfth birthday draws nearer, Liz wonders how she is going to make it through the ever-changing world of middle school. Sixth grade continues, and Liz faces more challenges that come with growing up. She begins to realize that maybe boys aren't so gross, that true friends are hard to fi nd and that you can always count on family. As her tastes and priorities change along with everything else in her life, Liz discovers that becoming a teenager isn't as bad as she thought, and maybe she and Sara Jane are more alike than they think.
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Life According to Liz
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Spending the summer at Grandpa Will's farm with his family is the last thing ten-year-old Davy Murray wants. How will he survive without his friends, the pool and his computer? There isn't even a television at Grandpa's house Doesn't anyone see how miserable he will be? In his frustration, Davy turns his anger on his mother, Kate, his sister, Anna, and especially his stepfather, Jim. Davy is determined to make their summer as dismal and disappointing as he believes his will be. But, then, Davy has a most surprising and unexpected encounter . . . one which will change his heart, and his world, forever.
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A Trip, a Tryst and a Terror
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From the moment Dixie Mason caught her mother sneaking out of the house with a group of teenaged boys, who, unbeknownst to Dixie, were members of the Lost Creek Peace Society, she began to fall in love with not only the secret society but also its hottest member, farm boy Wade McClaine. As Dixie learned more and more about the society that had been helping to prevent wars for years, she couldn't wait to become a member. When she believes she will finally get her chance to be part of the Lost Creek Peace Society the waters around her seem to be rising as she tries desperately to use her gift while stumbling upon Wade's secret. In this second installment of the Lost Creek Saga series, will Dixie have to choose between the society and Wade? Lost Creek Rising holds the answers readers everywhere have been waiting for since the ending of last year's exciting debut of Lost Creek.
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Lost Creek Rising Volume 2 of the Lost Creek Saga Series
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Green tomatoes flying through the air A church picnic gone awry A brooding rattlesnake ready to strike An all-too-close encounter with Cousin Ronnie's surly sons These are just a few of the many adventures which await Davy and his friend, Grey, True Squirrel of the Old Ones, in Book 2 of The Glade Series, Children in the Garden. But, the adventures are only part of the story . . .As the relationship between Davy and Grey, blossoms, so does Davy's confidence, courage and determination to never revert to the angry boy he used to be. He discovers the meaning of true friendship, and decides that his family, even his stepfather, Jim, might not be so bad after all . . .
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Children in the Garden
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Sixteen-year-old William Saxton, called Blue, lies awake every night listening to the buzzsaw of his sickly father's lungs and worrying about his mother. Blue writes to Eleanor Roosevelt in Washington, D.C., asking for help, but she doesn't answer. With no more than food from the family icebox and a fishing pole, Blue runs away intending to hop the rails to D.C. where he plans to confront the First Lady. Blue is not prepared for the extent of the journey ahead, where he meets people who will help him, and others who have only their own interests in mind. Faced with hunger and the elements, but equipped with self-determination, Blue succeeds in reaching his destination. But the journey has changed his purpose, and Blue will never be the same.
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Breadline Blue
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Moving Out and Moving On is the final book in The Tale of Two Sisters. This book concludes the story of Liz and her older sister, Sara Jane. Liz and her parents busily prepare for Sara Jane's graduation from high school and departure for college. Sara Jane can't wait to leave her rural community and enter into an exciting and vibrant campus life. Each of the McCormick sisters is eager to embark on their new separate lives. Liz muddles through the unpredictable halls of Franklin Middle School and struggles with her fears when making new friendships. Meanwhile, Sara Jane ventures to the same college as her new hunky quarterback boyfriend. But Sara Jane's dreams shatter when her best friend becomes a nightmare of a roommate and the challenges of college take their toll. The sisters discover that being on their own isn't as great as they thought it would be. They must find a way to reconnect their relationship before their worlds turn even farther upside down.
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Moving Out and Moving on
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In The Moment of Truth, Book 3 of The Glade Series, ten-year-old Davy Murray's adventures continue not only with his friend, Grey, True Squirrel of the Old Ones, but with all the other mystical, magical creatures of The Glade whom he finally meets. Davy is beside himself with joy and wonder at it all. But, the idyllic quickly spirals into the horrific when the plans of crooked Cousin Ronnie threaten the home and the lives of Davy's new friends. It is up to Davy to help them, but will his plan work? Will he be able to save them in time? Don't miss the exciting conclusion to The Glade Series trilogy
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The Moment of Truth
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In this sequel to MARTY MATTERS, Marty Mitchell attempts to find a new normalafter the sudden death of his father and moving back to his grandparents' farm in Virginia. He knows nothing is the same as before his father's death, but he feels he must try to make life tolerable for his mother. Marty believes it is a job his father would have wanted him to do. He pushes his own feelings and happiness aside to put his mother fi rst. When someone else comes into the picture who wants to take care of his mom, too, Marty is conflicted about what to do.Marty also faces the challenge of beginning yet another new school. He fearshe will once again be the target of constant bullying and the poster child forloneliness. He knows the roles all too well. However, Marty finds himself in anunfamiliar role in his new school.Whatever else he faces, Marty and his dog, Boots, find daily life at the farmto be wonderful. While Boots roams the fields and chases critters, Marty feedsthe animals and tends to chores. Things seem to be going well until an unmarkedpackage arrives in the mail. Its simple presence indicates danger for his family as well as his friend Mark. Marty fi nds himself in a situation he has no control over; a situation that jeopardizes the life of his best friend, Boots.
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Marty Mayhem
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What would it be like without Washington? What would it be like without the state? No taxes, no welfare, no grants, no laws, no police, no restraints except what we put upon ourselves creates the backdrop in Anarchy in America. Could you shoot a bow? Could you survive off the land? Sew your own clothes? Would the skills you know be enough to survive? Luke and Sophia, brother and sister, left orphaned, were forced to answer these questions. They only have each other. Their world fell apart and anarchy reigned all around them. Anarchy in America takes you on their journey of survival. Exciting and great young adult reading.

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Anarchy in America
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