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Book review: The Perfect Place, by Teresa E. Harris

Harris, Teresa E . The perfect place. Clarion Books, 2014. 263 pgs. $15.99 ISBN:978-547255194 Gr. 5+. P8Q9

For years Treasure’s dad has left her family, so that he can find the family’s perfect spot to live. 101 more words

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MG Book Review | Anni Moon and the Elemental Artifact | Melanie Abed

by Melanie Abed
Published September 30th 2014
by Oculus Print
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Kindle edition

Anni doesn’t know about Elementals, Funk, Zephyrs, excited talking Bat-Rat creatures, and, least of all, Dragons. 736 more words


Book review: The Turtle of Oman, by Naomi Shihab Nye

Nye, Naomi Shihab, The Turtle of Oman, Greenwillow Books, 2014, 299 pgs. $16.99 ISBN:978-0-06-20172-1   Gr. 4+. P7Q8

Aref Al-Amri and his family are moving from Oman to the United States. 122 more words

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Book review: First Team, by Tim Green

Green, Tim. First Team. Harper Collins Publishers, 2014. $16.99   ISBN 9780062208750 327 pgs.   Grades 4 and up, P7Q7

This is a companion story to Tim Green’s… 134 more words

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Book review: Human Body, by Steve Setford

Setford, Steve. Human Body. Scholastic, 2014. $15.99 ISBN 9780545667760 Unpaged. Grades 3 and up, P7Q8

The front cover of this book describes it perfectly, “The visual guide to what’s inside you.”   This is a wonderful book on the human body.   73 more words

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book review: Aoleon The Martian Girl: Science Fiction Saga - Part 3 - The Hollow Moon

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Spying on the Luminon, Aoléon and Gilbert uncover his plot to steal Earth’s milk cows and make the disturbing discovery that the Martian leader plans to disrupt Mars’s galact supply. 343 more words

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Anyone else experience the excitement of #PitchMadness? Man, oh man. It’s intense. Like a draft for writers. Take 900 pitches, whittle them down to 68, and watch agents select their favorites. 72 more words

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