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The Impossible Crime – Mac Barnett, illustrated by Mike Lowery

     The Impossible Crime (Mac B., Kid Spy #2) – Mac Barnett, illustrated by Mike Lowery, Scholastic/Orchard Books, 9781338143683, 2018 Format: Paperback, 160 pages Rating 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a starred review) 4 What did you like about … Continue reading

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Astrid the Unstoppable – Maria Parr

     Astrid the Unstoppable – Maria Parr, Candlewick Press,  9781536200171, 2018 Format: Hardcover, 306 pages Rating 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? I was completely absorbed in this story about … Continue reading

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Princess Pistachio Treasury – Marie-Louis Gay

    Princess Pistachio Treasury – Marie-Louis Gay, Pajama Press,  9781772780482, 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a starred review) 5 Genre: Juvenile Fiction What did you like about the book? If you are a fan of the … Continue reading

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Sweet Black Waves – Kristina Perez

  Sweet Black Waves – Kristina Perez, Imprint, (9781250132857), 2018 Format:  Hardcover Genre:  Fantasy Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 3 What did you like about the book?  This is the first novel in a trilogy that … Continue reading

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The Wizard’s Dog Fetches the Grail – Eric Kahn Gale, illustrated by Dave Phillips

  The Wizard’s Dog Fetches the Grail – Eric Kahn Gale, illustrated by Dave Phillips, Crown Books for Young Readers, (9780553537406), 2018 Format:  Hardcover Genre:  Fantasy Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like … Continue reading

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One Snowy Day –  Diane Murray, illustrated by Diana Toledano

 One Snowy Day –  Diane Murray, illustrated by Diana Toledano, S0urcebooks Jabberwocky, (9781492645863), 2018 Format:  Advance reader copy Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:  Picture Book What did you like about the book? A … Continue reading

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The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers – Maxwell King

  The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers – Maxwell King, Abrams Press, (9781419727726), 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book?  This in-depth biography … Continue reading

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