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Escape Book: Madam Mortell’s Haunted House – by Arthur Ténor

Escape Book: Madam Mortell’s Haunted House – by Arthur Ténor, Andrews McMeel Publishing, 9781524855925, 2021, c2019 Format: Paperback Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre: Adventure What did you like about the book? This book … Continue reading

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Escape from a Video Game: Mystery on the Starship Crusader by Dustin Brady, Illustrations by Jesse Brady

Escape from a Video Game: Mystery on the Starship Crusader by Dustin Brady, Illustrations by Jesse Brady, Published by Andrews McMeel , 9781524858841, 2021 Format: Soft cover, 189 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Adventure Fiction … Continue reading

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Cosmic Pizza Party – by Nick Murphy and Paul Ritchey/illustrated by Bea Tormo

Cosmic Pizza Party – by Nick Murphy and Paul Ritchey/illustrated by Bea Tormo, Andrews McMeel Publishing, 9781524867331, 2021 Format:  Graphic novel Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre: Adventure/Science Fiction What did you like about the book? The team … Continue reading

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The Boy Who Knew Nothing by James Thorp, illustrated by Angus MacKinnon

The Boy Who Knew Nothing by James Thorp, illustrated by Angus MacKinnon. Templar Books, 9781536217131, 2019 (first U.S. edition 2021) Format: Hardcover, 40 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:  Picture book-discovery What did you like about … Continue reading

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Invasion of the Living Ted by Barry Hutchison, illustrated by Lee Cosgrove

 Invasion of the Living Ted by Barry Hutchison, illustrated by Lee Cosgrove, Published by Delacorte Press, 9780593174326, 2019 Format: Hardcover, 191 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:  Action/Adventure/Science Fiction What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Blue, Barry, & Pancakes / Blue, Barry, & Pancakes: Escape from Balloonia – written and illustrated by Daniel Rajai Abdo and Jason Linwood Patterson

Blue, Barry, & Pancakes – written and illustrated by Daniel Rajai Abdo and Jason Linwood Patterson, First Second, an imprint of Roaring Brook Press, 9781250255556, 2021 Blue, Barry, & Pancakes: Escape from Balloonia – written and illustrated by Daniel Rajai Abdo and Jason … Continue reading

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Camp Time in California ) – Mary Pope Osborne

Camp Time in California (Magic Tree House, Book 35) – Mary Pope Osborne, illustrated by AG Ford, Random House, 2021. 9780593177464 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  Genre: time travel/adventure  What did you … Continue reading

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Alone by Megan E. Freeman

Alone by Megan E. Freeman, Aladdin, 9781534467569, c2021 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Novel in verse or Adventure What did you like about the book? Twelve year-old Maddie plans a secret sleepover … Continue reading

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The Last Gate of the Emperor by Kwame Mbalia and Prince Joel Makonnen

The Last Gate of the Emperor by Kwame Mbalia and Prince Joel Makonnen. Scholastic, 2021. 9781338665857 Format: ARC (5/21 pub date) Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Science fiction What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Wild Outside: Around the World with Survivorman – written by Les Stroud, illustrated by Andrew P. Barr

Wild Outside: Around the World with Survivorman – written by Les Stroud, illustrated by Andrew P. Barr, Annick Press, 9781773215075, 2021 Format: Paperback Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the … Continue reading

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