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Countdown - by Deborah Wiles (2010)

This book, with its “historic fiction” sticker, caught my eye as I walked through my local library. The setting was one not often tackled – what the Cuban missile crisis was like for a kid in 1962. 357 more words

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Book review: The Aurora County All-Stars, by Deborah Wiles

Wiles, Deborah.  The Aurora County All-Stars. Harcourt, Inc., 2007.  $16.00.  ISBN 978-0-15-206068-8. 237 p.  Gr. 5 and up. P8Q8

House Jackson’s elbow has healed and he’s ready to resume his duties as star pitcher and captain of the Aurora County All-Stars, an all boys baseball team that gets to play one game this summer.  157 more words

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