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The Cuckoo's Calling

Posted December 4, 2018

Although this series, written by J.K. Rowling under the pseudonym of Robert Galbraith, is thematically very different than our beloved Harry Potter, the magic is alive in Rowling’s writing and characters. Based squarely in the real world, this …

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Stella by Starlight

Posted October 27, 2017

For Stella, growing up in Depression-era North Carolina, life has a certain set of rules. Some stores she can enter, and others she cannot; some folks are friendly, and others are downright nasty to her and the other African American families in her …

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The War That Saved My Life

Posted July 28, 2017

It is World War II, and families throughout London are sending their children to the country to keep them safe from potential bombings. For nine-year-old Ada, who suffers from a twisted foot, this evacuation means the first time that she will leave h…

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The night circus : a novel

Posted June 28, 2017

Marco and Celia are the most powerful illusionists in the world. Trained from childhood by overbearing masters, they are trapped in a lifelong battle to prove their skills. The battleground is the night circus: a mysterious festival of contortionists…

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The Queen of the Tearling

Posted April 27, 2017

On her nineteenth birthday, Kelsea Raleigh must come out of hiding. As the rightful queen of the Tearling Empire, she faces assassination attempts from her enemies and cruel judgment from her assigned guards on her journey to the keep. Kelsea must le…

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Goodreads Best YA Books 2015Posted February 29, 2016
When Hunger StrikesPosted September 1, 2016

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