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Book review: Writing Radar: Using Your Journal to Snoop out and Craft Great Stories, by Jack Gantos

Gantos, Jack. Writing Radar: Using Your Journal to Snoop out and Craft Great Stories. Farrar Straus Giroux, 2017. $17.99. ISBN 9780374304560. 203 pages.  Ages 10-14. P8 Q8… 141 more words

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Book review: The Half-True Lies of Cricket Cohen, by Catherine Lloyd Burns

Burns, Catherine Lloyd. The Half-True Lies of Cricket Cohen. Farrar Straus Giroux, 2017. $16.99, ISBN 9780374300418. 246 pages.  Ages 10-14. P8 Q7

Cricket is a young girl is full of imagination and white lies.  102 more words

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Peep and Egg debate the pros and cons of bathing: I'm NOT Taking a Bath!

Peep and Egg: I’m Not Taking a Bath, by Laura Gehl/Illustrated by Joyce Wan, (Oct. 2017, Farrar Straus Giroux), $16.99, ISBN: 978-0-374-30327-3

Recommended for readers 3-7… 456 more words

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Book review: Mimi and Bear Make a Friend, by Janee Trasler

Trasler, Janee. Mimi and Bear Make a Friend. Farrar Straus Giroux, 2017. $16.99. ISBN 9780374303600. 34 pages. Ages 2-6. P7 Q7

Mimi, a bear, was the best at everything. 130 more words

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Book Review: Sourdough

Title: Sourdough
Author: Robin Sloan
Publisher: MCD / Farrar, Straus & Giroux
Publication Date: September 5, 2017
Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

From FSG: Lois Clary is a software engineer at General Dexterity, a San Francisco robotics company with world-changing ambitions. 351 more words

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Fresh Complaint: Stories

“Fresh Complaints: Stories” by Jeffrey Eugenides
(First publication: 2017 / This edition: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2017)
Taken on an early coffee stop at Ceresia Coffee Roasters with my colleague…
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Book review: Simon Ellis, Spelling Bee Champ, by Claudia Mills, pictures by Rob Shepperson

Mills, Claudia. Simon Ellis, Spelling Bee Champ. Pictures by Rob Shepperson. (Franklin School Friends, book 4) Farrar Straus Giroux, 2015. $15.99. ISBN 978-0-374-30221-4. 130 pages. 85 more words

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