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A Handful of Stars

Posted October 3, 2016

I dare you to not peek inside.  A charming dog balancing a blueberry on his nose; what’s not to already love about this book when the cover is so adorable?  A Handful of Stars, for ages 9-12, explores friendships. Two 12 year old girl…

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A Paris Apartment

Posted August 1, 2016

Antiques, art, cafes, the past, the present; all in a French setting. Need I say more?  After reading this novel, I truly felt like I visited the city of lights and romance. The French language peppered the novel, a compliment to …

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The Mighty Miss Malone

Posted July 5, 2016

When asked if I know of any great girl stories or books about girls with strong character, I have a new first response.  I will respond with the newest addition that will be at the top of the list, The Mighty Miss Malone by Christopher Paul Curt…

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The Never Girls : Book 1 : In a Blink

Posted March 29, 2016

This sweet, new, adventure series involves the ever-popular Disney Fairies. The first book of nine in The Never Girls series is In a Blink written by Kiki Thorpe and illustrated by Jana Christy. In a Blink and The Never Girls is a New York Times Best…

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Ten Rules You Absolutely Must Not Break if You Want to Survive the School Bus

Posted March 2, 2016

Young Kyle is dreading his first school bus ride.  His very experienced, big brother, James is quite the bus- riding expert.  Big brother offers his carefully compiled list of ten rules for the bus.  This list guarantees that if the ri…

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