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Book review: 100 Days, by Nicole McInnes

McInnes, Nicole. 100 Days. Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers, 2016. $17.99. ISBN 9780374302849. 387 pages. Grades 8-12. P7Q8

100 Days chronicles the struggles, conquests, amusements, and inevitabilities between three unlikely friends as the chapters count down from Day 100 to Day 1. 222 more words

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Book review: The Underdogs, by Sara Hammel

Hammel, Sara. The Underdogs. Farrar Straus Giroux, 2016. $16.99. ISBN 9780374301613. 310 pgs. Ages 12-16. P8Q7

Through much of this book, the reader thinks the big mystery is who killed beautiful teen Annabel Harper at the tennis club. 113 more words

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Book review: On the Run, by Tristran Bancks

Bancks, Tristan. On the Run. Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 2015. 227 pages. ISBN 978-0-374-30153-8. Gr. 6+. P7 Q6

Bancks weaves a relatable tale about a boy and his family on the run from the police. 118 more words

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The 7 Fishes

Now that the holidays are here, I can’t help but think back to what I like to call the “Festival of the Seven Fishes,” the annual Christmas Eve feast in my Calabrian home. 206 more words


Book review: Fugitives, by Alexander Gordon Smith

Smith, Alexander Gordon. Fugitives. (Escape from Furnace, #4). Farrar Straus Giroux, 2010. $15.99. ISBN 978-0-374-32484-1. 277 p. Gr. 6 – 12. P6Q8… 114 more words

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Book review: Compass South, by Hope Larson, illustrations by Rebecca Mock

Larson, Hope. Compass South. Illustrations by Rebecca Mock. Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers, 2016. $17.99. ISBN 9780374300432. 224 pages. Ages 8-12. P8Q7… 147 more words

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City Life in Picture Books

I love city life. There is always so much going on. It seems at any hour of the day or night, you can find something interesting happening in the city. 517 more words

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