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The Reading Club's Featured Books

Our featured selections are award-winning books that are obtainable in print from libraries and bookstores, and are also available in alternate formats (electronic or braille). Grade levels are approximate.


Grades 4-7

The Fear Place

By Phyllis Reynolds Naylor

1994. Atheneum-Macmillan Publishing Co.


Available in braille or electronic formats from the following sources:

1. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Available in braille and Web-braille.
www.loc.gov/nls
(202) 707-5100)



In The Fear Place, 12-year-old Doug has been terrified of a narrow ledge on a Colorado mountainside ever since he tried to cross it on a family camping trip two years ago. Now Doug must face "the fear place" all alone to find his missing brother, Gordon.

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