The Pinballs

This is a fictitious story about a young girl, Carlie, and her journey through foster care. She befriends the other children that she shares a…

Matilda

This is a classic fiction book about a precocious, intellectual girl and her journey through life and school. The protagonist (Matilda) is characterized as astonishingly…

The Boxcar Children

This is a book series following the four Alden siblings, who make their home in a boxcar. The books focus on themes such as family,…

Heidi

This is a story about a young orphan (Heidi) who lives with her grandfather. When Heidi goes to Germany to work in a wealthy household,…

Oliver Twist

This is a classic, fictitious story about a young orphan who runs away to live with a group of pickpockets. Dickens created an entirely new…