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SNEAK PEEK PREVIEW: The Midnight Palace

The Midnight Palace by Carlos Ruiz Zafon, translated by Lucia Graves; published by Little, Brown & Company, New York, 2011; 298 pages.

NOTE: This review is based on an ARC (advance reading copy) provided for free by the publisher.   601 more words

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13 Treasures illuminates the dark side of fairies

13 Treasures by Michelle Harrison, inside illustrations by Kelly Louise Judd; published by Little, Brown & Company, New York, 2010; 353 pages.

NOTE: This review is based on an ARC (advance reading copy) provided for free by the publisher.   503 more words

The Way It Could Be (Science Fiction Or Fantasy)

The Prince of Mist is scary, atmospheric ghost story

The Prince of Mist by Carlos Ruiz Zafon; translated by Lucia Graves; published by Little, Brown and Company, New York, 2010; 200 pages.

NOTE: This review is based on an ARC (advance reading copy) provided for free by the publisher.   547 more words

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SNEAK PEEK PREVIEW: You Killed Wesley Payne

You Killed Wesley Payne by Sean Beaudoin; published by Little, Brown & Co., New York, 2011; 360 pages.

NOTE: This review is based on an ARC (advance reading copy) provided for free by the publisher.   427 more words

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Shift gears or consciousness?

Shift by Jennfier Bradbury; published by Atheneum Books for Young Readers, New York, 2008; 245 pages.

Chris Collins’ life changed in third grade, when Winston “Win” Coggans’ family moved to town and the teacher sat them side-by-side.  513 more words

On The Edge Of Your Seat (Mystery, Suspense, Thriller)

Puns and wordplay and wit, oh my! It's the Westing Game

The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin; published by Scholastic, Inc., New York, 1978; 216 pages.

“Uncle Sam” Westing is a powerful man in Westingtown, having built the city through his paper product industriousness.  259 more words

Young Adult Literature

Into the Volcano by Don Wood

Wood, Don. Into the Volcano: A Graphic Novel.

New York, N.Y.: The Blue Sky Press, 2008. 176 p.

Into the Volcano is a whirlwind of action and adventure. 1,090 more words

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