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Newbery or Not: The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer L. Holm

Pub Stub: Random House Books for Young Readers, ISBN-10 0375870644, August 2014

Book Blurb: “Galileo. Newton. Salk. Oppenheimer. Science can change the world . . . 343 more words

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Limitations, by Scott Turow

It’s a little known fact, but the vocalist for one of the big-name bands out there also has the greatest chops as a legal novelist. And with  405 more words


Forest Born, by Shannon Hale

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This is the 4th book of the Books of Bayern series.

As a young girl, Rin took comfort in the trees, soaking up their soothing warmth. 125 more words

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Readers Advisory: The Zero Degree Zombie Zone by Patrik Henry Bass

Scholastic Press, $16.99 hardbound, ISBN-10 054513210X, August 2014

Shy fourth-grader Bakari Katari Johnson is having a bad day. He’s always coming up against Tariq Thomas, the most popular kid in their class, and today is no different. 407 more words

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A Storm in Flanders, by Winston Groom

August 2014 marks the centennial of the worldwide convulsion we call World War I. Many of the images we collectively identify with the war came from one region of the line: Flanders.   399 more words


what to read if you liked The Goldfinch

In my humble opinion…

The story of a woman whose gift for flowers helps her change the lives of others even as she struggles to overcome her own past. 257 more words


Good Book, by David Plotz

In a recent Gallup survey, 75% of the respondents said that the Bible is the inspired word of God; about half of those said it was literally the word of God.  391 more words