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Book Review: Left to Tell by Immaculee Ilibagiza

LEFT TO TELL by Immaculee Ilibagiza is  New York Times Best Seller.  Non-fiction recommended for ages 16+.  4.5 Stars

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Book Review: Walking Home to Rosie Lee by A. LaFaye

WALKING HOME TO ROSIE LEE by A. LaFaye is technically a picture book.  Award-winning fistorical Fiction recommended for ages 9+ (or younger).  (Awards include:  2012 Skipping Stone Honor Book, 2012 IRA Teachers’ Choice Selection, 2012 Bank Street School of Education Best Books of the Year Selection) 5 Stars

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Book Review: Marked by P.C. Cast

MARKED by P.C. Cast is a young adult fantasy recommended for ages 16+.  3.5 Stars

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Book Review: Finding Me: A Decade of Darkness, a Life Reclaimed: A Memoir of the Cleveland Kidnappings by Michelle Knight

FINDING ME by Michelle Knight is a memoir recommended for ages 21+.  4.5 Stars

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Book Review: Dust of Eden by Mariko Nagai

DUST OF EDEN by Mariko Nagai is middle grade/young adult historical fiction recommended for ages 12+.  5 Stars

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Back to School Books!

Recommended Middle Grade Books About School It is August and the kids are heading back to school. Wait, do you notice anything wrong with that statement?! The part with August and school in the same sentence? What happened to the good old days when school started after Labor Day and was done by Memorial Day? […]

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Book Review: Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson

WINTERGIRLS by Laurie Halse Anderson is young adult contemporary fiction recommended for ages 16+.  A New York Times Best Seller.  5 Stars

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Book Review: Landline by Rainbow Rowell

LANDLINE by Rainbow Rowell is fiction recommended for ages 18+.  4.5 Stars

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Book Review: Middle School Is Worse Than Meatloaf: A Year Told Through Stuff by Jennifer L. Holm

MIDDLE SCHOOL IS WORSE THAN MEATLOAF by Jennifer L. Holm is middle grade fiction recommended for ages 9+.  5 Stars

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What the Nanny Saw

Book Review: What The Nanny Saw by Fiona Neill

WHAT THE NANNY SAW by Fiona Neill is fiction recommended for ages 21+.  4 Stars

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