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You Can’t Say That! edited by Leonard S. Marcus

You Can’t Say That! Writers for Young People Talk About Censorship, Free Expression, and the Stories They Have to Tell. Compiled and Edited by Leonard S. Marcus. Candlewick Press, 2021. 9780763690366 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or starred review) … Continue reading

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What Is the Story of Willy Wonka? By Steve Korté

What Is the Story of Willy Wonka? By Steve Korté. Penguin Workshop, 2021. 9780593224205 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Paperback What did you like about the book? While the title indicates that this … Continue reading

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The Worlds of Tomie dePaola: The Art and Stories of the Legendary Artist and Author – by Barbara Elleman

 The Worlds of Tomie dePaola: The Art and Stories of the Legendary Artist and Author – by Barbara Elleman, Simon and Schuster, 9781534412262, c1999, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Biography … Continue reading

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Jump at the Sun: The True-Life Tale of Unstoppable Storycatcher Zora Neale Hurston by Alicia D. Williams,  illustrated by Jacqueline Alcántara

        Jump at the Sun: The True-Life Tale of Unstoppable Storycatcher Zora Neale Hurston by Alicia D. Williams,  illustrated by Jacqueline Alcántara, Atheneum Books (an imprint of Simon & Schuster), 9781534419131, 2021  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent … Continue reading

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Jump at the Sun: The True Life Tale of Unstoppable Storycatcher Zora Neale Hurston by Alicia D. Williams, illustrated by Jacqueline Alcantara

         Jump at the Sun: The True Life Tale of Unstoppable Storycatcher Zora Neale Hurston by Alicia D. Williams, illustrated by Jacqueline Alcantara , Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 9781534419131, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or … Continue reading

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The Worlds of Tomie dePaola: The Art and Stories of the Legendary Artist and Author – Barbara Elleman

  The Worlds of Tomie dePaola: The Art and Stories of the Legendary Artist and Author – Barbara Elleman, Simon & Schuster, 9781534412262, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5+  What did you … Continue reading

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A Hopeful Heart: Louisa May Alcott Before Little Women by Deborah Noyes

A Hopeful Heart: Louisa May Alcott Before Little Women by Deborah Noyes, Random House, 9780525646235, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: BiographyWhat did you like about the book? This biography is … Continue reading

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