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Kids Review: Gloria's Porridge (Elizabeth Laird)

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About This Book: Gloria is making a delicious porridge, but she's too hungry to share it with the cat. When Gloria goes to fetch some water, cat eats all the porridge . Angry Gloria shakes her spoon at the cat, and the scared cat runs away, starting a chaos around her....
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Middle Grade Review: Jadie in Five Dimensions (Dianne K. Salerni)

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About This Book: Jadie Martin was always told she was abandoned by her parents. Creatures from the 4th dimension rescued her and placed her with a loving adoptive family. Now, Jadie acts as an agent for the beings, also known as Seers. She uses the 4th dimension as a short-cut to...
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Featured Review: Ferryman (Claire McFall)

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About This Book: After a deadly train crash, the afterlife is waiting for Dylan. But that’s only if she and her intriguing Ferryman can make it across the demon-infested wasteland—and if she can bear to let him go. When Dylan wakes up after her train has crashed, she thinks she has...
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Giveaway: We're Better Than This (Elijah Cummings) ~ US Only

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We're Better Than This Author: Elijah Cummings Publisher: Harper Collins  Publish Date: September 21st, 2021       Meet We're Better Than This ! Part memoir, part call to action, this young readers’ edition dives into the inspiring life of the late U.S. Representative Elijah Cummings—from childhood through his time as...
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WHAT'S NEW IN YA? November 23, 2021

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WHAT'S NEW IN YA? NOVEMBER 23, 2021   The Ballad of Dinah Caldwel (Kate Brauning) Publisher: ‎  Page Street Kids (November 23, 2021) Reading age: ‎  14 - 17 years Grade level: ‎  10 - 12 True Grit meets Sadie in this #ownvoices near-future revenge thriller that tackles capitalism, queerness, and...
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Featured Review: Black Was the Ink (Michelle Coles)

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About This Book: Through the help of a ghostly ancestor, sixteen-year-old Malcolm is sent on a journey through Reconstruction-era America to find his place in modern-day Black progress. Forgotten heroes still leave their mark. Malcolm Williams hasn't been okay for a while. He's angry and despondent and feels like nothing good...
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Kids Review: Good Night, Toucan! (Joanne Partis)

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About This Book: This sweet and funny bedtime book explores how friendship is more important than material items. Toucan is having a sleepover for all of his friends, and he's so excited! But his friends are even MORE excited, and they are sure it's going to be the BEST SLEEPOVER EVER....
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Middle Grade Review: The Storm Leopards (Winter Journeys #4) (Holly Webb)

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About This Book: In this latest installment of the exciting Winter Journeys series, Isabelle catches a glimpse of the elusive snow leopard at the zoo and is magically transported to Mongolia to help a snow leopard family in danger. Includes black-and-white illustrations, a glossary, and further information about Mongolia, its people,...
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Check out this Exclusive Excerpt from No Beauties or Monsters (Tara Goedjen)!

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Today we're spotlighting   No Beauties or Monsters  by Tara Goedjen! Read on for more about Tara and an exclusive except from No Beauties or Monsters!         Meet Tara Goedjen ! Tara Goedjen never stays in one place for long. She has worked as a fiction editor in...
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GIVEAWAY: Bellocaro (P.S. Meraux) ~US ONLY

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Bellocaro Author: P.S. Meraux Publisher: Amazon Publishing  Publish Date: October 11th, 2020         About The Book:  Bellocaro A page-turning novel in the tradition of stories like  Twilight  or  Midnight Sun  by Stephenie Meyer, or  A Shade of Vampire  by Bella Forrest.  Bellocaro  is a paranormal vampire romance fueled...
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