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ASOUE - 7-9

The Vile Village, The Hostile Hospital, and The Carnivorous Carnival are where things just really go downhill for our Baudelaire friends. Things have obviously not been great thus far, but now we’re getting really messy. 428 more words


Inside Out and Back Again by Thanhha Lai

“Oh, my daughter,
at times you have to fight,
but preferably
not with your fists.”
Thanhha Lai, Inside Out & Back Again


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Chapter Books

Interview with J. Duddy Gill, author of THE SECRET OF FERRELL SAVAGE

J. Duddy Gill finds humor in weird places and under odd circumstances. She loves to make people laugh, especially kids. ‘The Secret of Ferrell Savage’ is her debut novel and she hopes it’s the first of many, many more to come. 972 more words


Broken Hearts, Fences and Other Things to Mend by Katie Finn: Clean, Sweet Romance for Middle-Grade Girls, but an Overall Disappointing Read

Gemma just got dumped and is devastated. She finds herself back in the Hamptons for the summer—which puts her at risk of bumping into Hallie, her former best friend that she wronged five years earlier.

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My very first author event

As I mentioned in my last post, I had the great good fortune this past weekend of participating in the first-ever Longmont Public Library Teen Author Night, which culminated the weeklong Longmont Library Festival. 279 more words

Middle Grade

Libros Latin@s: Saving Baby Doe

By Cindy L. Rodriguez

On Monday, author Danette Vigilante wrote about dream seeds and how she turned a teacher’s comment into a challgenge to become a better reader. 625 more words

Latin@ Literature