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Book Review: Song of the Lioness, Alanna The First Adventure, By Tamora Pierce

Katie again! I’m going to be  reviewing Alanna by Tamora Pierce. Probably my favorite author.  Alanna and Thom are twins. Alanna wants to be a knight but, girls are not allowed. 312 more words

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Book Review: Fablehaven Rise of the Evening Star - By Brandon Mull

Hello again! Its Katie! Today we’re going to review the second book of Fablehaven. So if you haven’t read the first yet try not to read this. 235 more words

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Middle Grade Book Review: Swipe by Evan Angler

Logan Langly is about to turn thirteen, an important age in this dystopian future. At thirteen, he is eligible to Pledge and receive “the Mark” that enables him to shop at a store, have a job, visit a doctor, and be a citizen. 522 more words

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Book Review - Grim Tuesday by Garth Nix

Title: Grim Tuesday

Author: Garth Nix

Format: Hardback

Published: 2004

Grim Tuesday is the second book in a series of seven known as the Keys to the Kingdom series each book named after a day of the week. 494 more words

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Review: Saffy's Angel

Saffy’s Angel

Author: Hilary McKay

Publisher: Margaret K. McElderberry Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Division, 2001

Source: Personal collection

It is purely by accident that Saffron Casson discovers that she is adopted. 479 more words

The Swift 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟

Eight months after his father was lost at sea, Pete’s mother still cries, his grandfather is suffering from Alzheimer’s, and his twin brother hates him. In fact, Henry blames Pete for everything. 353 more words

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Friday Favourites: Who Am I? The Diary of Mary Talence by Anita Heiss

Set in Sydney, Australia, 1937. This is the fictional diary of a young aboriginal girl, a member of the Stolen Generation.

Mary is given a diary by the Sister in charge of Bomaderry Aboriginal Children’s Home and through its pages she describes her life – from her arrival there, aged five, through her struggle to understand why she was taken from her real mother, to her adoption at ten years of age by a white Catholic family in St.Ives.

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