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Dear Mr. Henshaw (Leigh Botts #1) by Beverly Cleary (1983) (Illustrated by Paul O.Zelinsky)
First HarperTrophy edition, 2000, paperback, 147 pages

Buku berbentuk epistolary (kumpulan surat) ini—seperti judulnya—ditujukan kepada seorang penulis bernama Boyd Henshaw oleh seorang bocah bernama Leigh Botts. 429 more words

Children's Lit


“Are you sure you’re okay with this?”

“… Yeah.”


“Of course.”

(I lipsync)

“I’m so happy! I can’t wait for you to meet him!” 69 more words


Review Rendezvous: 10/21/17

This is Where it Ends by Marieke Nijkamp
Book stats:
Genre(s): Young adult, contemporary, thriller
Medium: Print
Number of pages: 285
Publish date: January 5th, 2016… 389 more words


The Fever Code

The Fever Code

By: James Dashner

Once, there was a world’s end. A fever spread, violence reigned, and families torn apart. Then Wicked came into existence to find a cure, and they found a boy. 288 more words

Engaging new teen novel about classism and friendship from author great, Margaret Peterson Haddix

I love Margaret Peterson Haddix.  This new teen novel intrigued me.  It is about two very different girls from different backgrounds who are pushed together for a trip to Spain. 452 more words

Hickey Picks

The Art of Starving by Sam J. Miller

The Art of Starving by Sam J. Miller. July 11, 2017. HarperTeen, 372 p. ISBN: 9780062456717.  Int Lvl: YA; Rdg Lvl: YA; Lexile: 730.

Matt hasn’t eaten in days. 816 more words


Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie
Mystery, Classic, Fiction
My Rating: ★★★★★

Book#10 in Hercule Poirot Series


The famous Orient Express, thundering along on its three-day journey across Europe, came to a sudden stop in the night. 411 more words

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