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When the Sea turned to Silver

By Grace Lin

This book came out on Tuesday! I am not that fast of a reader, but a book fairy let me read their copy early. 237 more words

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Grannie's Stories

In Where the Sea Turned to Silver, author-illustrator Grace Lin’s character Pinmei tells her grandmother’s stories.

As the novel opens, young Pinmei lives high on Never-Ending Mountain with Amah, , a famed storyteller. 123 more words


2016 National Book Awards Longlist for Young People's Literature

2016 National Book Awards Longlist for Young People’s Literature Revealed

September 12, 2016

The National Book Foundation has announced the 2016 National Book Awards Longlist for Young People’s Literature. 143 more words

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Where the mountain meets the moon

By Grace Lin

My bff, Guy Raz, recommended I read this book. When Guy tells you to do something, you should.

This is the story of a girl who wants to change her family’s fortune. 158 more words

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2016 National Book Awards Longlist: Young People's Literature

The list arrived this morning and we are so excited for all of the contenders! The New Yorker has a full rundown on the National Book Awards and if you haven’t had a chance to check out the work from these great authors, click on the title to place a hold at your favorite CCPL branch! 1,397 more words

Kwame Alexander

Review: When the Sea Turned to Silver by Grace Lin

When the Sea Turned to Silver by Grace Lin

My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Received: Hachette Book Group Canada
Publication Date: October 4th 2016… 452 more words

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Where the Mountain Meets the Moon

“Don’t judge a book by its cover” is a common mantra in my family, including anything from literal books to gifts that come in boxes with misleading labels.  569 more words