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Lois Peterson
Biography: Lois Peterson wrote short stories and articles for adults for twenty years before turning to writing for kids. She was born in England and has lived in Iraq, France and the United States. She now lives in Surrey, British Columbia, where she writes, reads and teaches creative writing to adults, teens and children.
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By author: Lois Peterson
ISBN: 9781554698165
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pub Date: April/01/2011
Lexile Level: HL480L
Fry Reading Level: 2.9
Pages: 128
Availability: In stock. Price: $9.95
Still grieving over the death of his father, Cam is worried that he is being stalked.
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By author: Lois Peterson
ISBN: 9781459801431
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pub Date: October/01/2012
Fry Reading Level: 2.3
Pages: 136
Availability: In stock. Price: $9.95
Fourteen-year-old Daria's addiction to technology creates serious problems in her life.
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By author: Lois Peterson
ISBN: 9781554690152
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pub Date: October/01/2008
Pages: 112
Availability: In stock. Price: $7.95
Tansy's mother is at a clinic being treated for depression, her father is busy at work and her new babysitter is old, wrinkly and meditates while she does calligraphy.
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By author: Lois Peterson
ISBN: 9781554692804
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pub Date: October/01/2010
Pages: 192
Availability: In stock. Price: $9.95
Elsie's father has gone to search for work as the Depression wears on, and the family is desperate for money. But is a dance marathon any way to solve a family's problems?
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By author: Lois Peterson
ISBN: 9781554692033
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pub Date: April/01/2010
Pages: 120
Availability: In stock. Price: $7.95
"After Kevin's mother abandons him, he takes refuge in his fantasy of becoming a cowboy, but his reality is a foster home and grandparents he doesn't know."
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By author: Lois Peterson
ISBN: 9781459800519
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pub Date: April/01/2012
Pages: 108
Availability: In stock. Price: $7.95
A mural on a tin shack brings hope and happiness to a girl in the slums of Nairobi.
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By author: Lois Peterson   Illustrated by: Amy Meissner
ISBN: 9781554698691
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pub Date: May/01/2012
Pages: 64
Availability: In stock. Price: $6.95
When Jack's grandpa dies, Jack boards the wrong bus, which turns out to be the right bus to say goodbye to his beloved grandfather.
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