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The Bear Family: Nonny Bear and Great Uncle Philippe

Yael Mermelstein

Great Uncle Philippe has a lot of expectations from everyone, and now or else. Except from me. He doesn’t expect much from me at all

 

Jr. Tales: A Time to Renew

Rachel Stein

The rain wasn’t slowing down, and Doniel’s boredom was growing stronger with each bucket of water. What could he do to pass the time?

 

Hide & Seek: Chapter 1

Bracha Rosman

Jacob pouted. “I’m cold and hungry and I hate it here! It’s just not fair. Every day is the same. Nothing good ever happens”

 

Silver and Gold: Chapter 51

Zivia Reischer

“So you got what you wanted, and you’re miserable, and I got what I didn’t want, and I’m miserable. So where does that leave us?”

 

Jr. Visits Safebook

S. Levi

Do you love books? Bet you feel pretty bad when they get ripped. Well, imagine if you could wrap your books in something that would make them almost impossible to destroy. You can! That substance is called plastic, and a company called Safebook uses it to make books stronger than ever before.

 

Dearest Student

Chaiky Berger

You are not the total of one moment. My image of you is the total of all the moments in which I see you



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And Yet We Smile
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Out of This World
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Sick Note
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Eternal Joy
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The Appraiser: Part III
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Hidden Special Needs
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Dear Wealthy Friend
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