Category Archives: ARC

The Science Spell Book: Magical Experiments for Kids by Cara Florance

The Science Spell Book: Magical Experiments for Kids by Cara Florance. Sourcebooks Explore, 2022. 9781728232522 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Advanced reader copy paperback What did you like about the book? This visually … Continue reading

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I Must betray You by Ruta Sepetys,

            I Must betray You by Ruta Sepetys, Philomel, 2022, 9781984836038 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format:  Paperback ARC Genre: Historical fiction What did you like about the book? 17-year-old Christian lives with his … Continue reading

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I Love You, Blue by Barroux

I Love You, Blue by Barroux, both art and story, flyaway books, 2022. 9781947888364 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Paperback ARC Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? When a … Continue reading

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Loyalty by Avi

Loyalty by Avi, Clarion Books, 2022.  9780358248071  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Paperback ARC Genre: Historical fiction What did you like about the book? Thirteen-year-old Noah lives with his clergyman father, mother and … Continue reading

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Miss Quinces by Kat Fajardo

Miss Quinces by Kat Fajardo. Scholastic, 2022. 9781338535587  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: ARC (4/22 pub date) Genre:  Realistic fiction/graphic novel What did you like about the book? Sue is bummed to miss out … Continue reading

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Racing Ace: Drive It! Fix It! by Larry Dane Brimner, illustrated b Kaylani Juanita

Racing Ace: Drive It! Fix It! by Larry Dane Brimner, illustrated b Kaylani Juanita. Scholastic, 2022. 9781338553789 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: ARC (3/22 pub date) Genre:  Easy reader What did you like about … Continue reading

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The Aquanaut by Dan Santat

The Aquanaut by Dan Santat, graphix/Scholastic, 2022.  9780545497619 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Paperback graphic ARC (published March 1, 2022) Genre: Animal/Fantasy fiction What did you like about the book? Sophie’s Dad and … Continue reading

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Spy School: The Graphic Novel by Stuart Gibbs, illustrated by Anjan Sarkar

Spy School: The Graphic Novel by Stuart Gibbs, illustrated by Anjan Sarkar, Scholastic Graphix, 2022.  9781534455436 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Graphic Paperback ARC Genre: Mystery What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Wrecked by Heather Henson

Wrecked by Heather Henson,  A Caitlyn Dlouhy Book/Simon and Schuster Children’s Publishing, 2022. 9781442451056 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Paperback ARC (published March 2022) Genre: Realistic Fiction What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Set Me Free by Ann Clare LeZotte

            Set Me Free by Ann Clare LeZotte, Scholastic, 2021. 9781338742497  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Paperback ARC Genre: Historical fiction What did you like about the book? Fourteen-year-old Mary lives on Martha’s … Continue reading

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