Category Archives: ARC

Wings of Ebony – J. Elle

Wings of Ebony – J. Elle, Denene Millner Books/ Simon & Schuster, 2021. 9781534470675 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Paperback Arc from 2020 Genre: Magic What did you like about the book? 17-year-old … Continue reading

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The List of Unspeakable Fears – J. Kasper Kramer

The List of Unspeakable Fears – J. Kasper Kramer, Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2021. 9781534480742 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Format: Paperback ARC Genre: Historical fiction/mystery What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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loveless – alice oseman

loveless – alice oseman, Scholastic Press, 2021. 9781338751932 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Paperback ARC (pub 11/2021) Genre: Realistic Fiction What did you like about the book? Georgia, Pip and Jason have been … Continue reading

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Chicken Frank, Dinosaur! by S.K. Wenger, illustrated by Jojo Ensslin

 Chicken Frank, Dinosaur! by S.K. Wenger, illustrated by Jojo Ensslin. Albert Whitman, 2021. 9780807511411 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: ARC (10/21 pub date) Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book? This picture … Continue reading

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No One Else by R. Kikuo Johnson

No One Else by R. Kikuo Johnson. Fantagraphics, 2021. 9781683964797 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: ARC (11/21 pub date) Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Single mom Charlene is barely … Continue reading

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Kaleidoscope by Brian Selznick

Kaleidoscope by Brian Selznick. Scholastic, 2021. 9781338777246 Format: ARC (9/21 pub date) Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? Brian Selznick has translated the longings of adolescence into … Continue reading

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Sugar and Spite by Gail D. Villanueva

Sugar and Spite by Gail D. Villanueva. Scholastic Press, 2021. 9781338630923 Format: Uncorrected Proof Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  Genre: Realistic fiction with a dash of magic  What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Taking Up Space  – Alyson Gerber

Taking Up Space  – Alyson Gerber. Scholastic Press, 2021. 9781338186000  Format: Uncorrected proof Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  Genre: realistic fiction What did you like about the book?  Seventh grader Sarah loves junk food, … Continue reading

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Being Mindful Like Grandpa – Sheri Mabry, Ilaria Urbinati

Being Mindful Like Grandpa – Sheri Mabry, Ilaria Urbinati, Albert Whitman & Co., 9780807506141, 2021 Format:  Paperback ARC Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4   Genre: Inspirational  What did you like about the book? In Haitian … Continue reading

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Word Travelers – by Raj Haldar, illustrated by Neha Rawat

Word Travelers: The Mystery of the Taj Mahal Treasure by Raj Haldar, illustrated by Neha Rawat. Sourcebooks, 2021. 9781728222059  Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: ARC Genre: Mystery, Fantasy, Adventure What did you like … Continue reading

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