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Book review: Aaron and Alexander: The Most Famous Duel in American History, by Dan Brown

Brown, Don. Aaron and Alexander: The Most Famous Duel in American History. Roaring Brook, 2015. $17.99 32p. 9781596439986. Ages 7-10. P6Q9

The parallels between the lives of founding fathers Aaron Burr and Alexander Hamilton should have brought them together—orphaned at early ages, exellent students who became lawyers, short, courageous, and passionate about politics. 108 more words

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Review: Sekret (Sekret #1) by Lindsay Smith

Sekret by Lindsay Smith
Publisher: Roaring Brook Press/Macmillan Children’s
Release Date: April 1, 2014
Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Paranormal, Historical Fiction

My rating: 3 of 5 stars… 347 more words


Devoted by Jennifer Mathieu

Received By: Goodreads Giveaway

Publishing Company: Roaring Brook Press, New York

Original Release Date: June 2, 2015

In honor of the upcoming anniversary of release I am writing a review. 359 more words

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The Inn Between: New Book by Marina Cohen

You may or may not be hearing some buzz about a new release for the middle grade crowd: THE INN BETWEEN by Marina Cohen (Roaring Brook Press 2016) 373 more words

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[Book Review #62] ARC: Unscripted Joss Byrd by Lygia Day Peñaflor

Hollywood critics agree. Joss Byrd is “fiercely emotional,” a young actress with “complete conviction,” and a “powerhouse.”

Joss Byrd is America’s most celebrated young actress, but on the set of her latest project, a gritty indie film called The Locals, Joss’s life is far from glamorous.

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The Vault of Dreamers continues with The Rule of Mirrors

The Rule of Mirrors, by Caragh O’Brien (Feb. 2016, Roaring Brook Press), $17.99, ISBN: 9781596439405

Recommended for ages 12+

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