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Speak: The Graphic Novel by Laurie Halse Anderson

Spaek: The Graphic Novel by Laurie Halse Anderson. February 6, 2018. Farrar, Straus and Giroux Books for Young Readers, 374 p. ISBN: 9780374300289.  Int Lvl: 5-8; Rdg Lvl: 5.4. 681 more words


Albie Newton Illustrated by Josh Funk and Illustrated by Ester Garay

We have all experienced the new kid. Sometimes we are the new kid (like me in the sixth grade), and sometimes we are the kids in the class when the new kid comes. 214 more words

Children's Picture Book

Scanning the Mountainside

Raul stood on the top of his apartment building. He was careful not to get too close to the edge, a new habit he picked up after someone called the police thinking he was a jumper. 62 more words


Restart by Gordon Korman

When 14-year-old Chase Ambrose falls off his roof and wakes up in a hospital bed, he has no memory of who he was before. He can’t remember anything from his life, or what his personality was. 488 more words


Checked by Cynthia Kadohata

Checked by Cynthia Kadohata. February 6, 2018. Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books, 416 p. ISBN: 9781481446617.  Int Lvl: 5-8; Rdg Lvl: 5.9; Lexile: 760.

Hockey is Conor’s life. 694 more words


Out of the Blue by Gretta Mulrooney

After inheriting her grandmother’s cottage in Cork, Liv leaves London to clear her head and think things through while her husband goes to a clinic to try to get his alcoholism under control. 165 more words

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Skinny by Donna Conner

 Review written by Berenice

Skinny, by Donna Cooper, is about an overweight girl named Ever. The voice in her head, which she has nicknamed Skinny, makes sure she never forgets how overweight she is. 491 more words

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