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Alice Paul and the Fight for Women’s Rights: From the Vote to the Equal Rights Amendment – by Deborah Kops

      Alice Paul and the Fight for Women’s Rights: From the Vote to the Equal Rights Amendment – by Deborah Kops, Calkins Creek, (9781629793238), 2017. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5:  (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 … Continue reading

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How Dare the Sun Rise: Memoirs of a War Child – Sandra Uwiringiyimana with Abigail Pesta

        How Dare the Sun Rise: Memoirs of a War Child – Sandra Uwiringiyimana with Abigail Pesta, Katherine Tegen Books, (9780062470140), 2017 Format: hardcover nonfiction memoir Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: memoir … Continue reading

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  You Don’t Have to Say You Love Me, A Memoir – Sherman Alexie

  You Don’t Have to Say You Love Me, A Memoir – Sherman Alexie, hachette audio, read by the author, (9781478972914), 2017 Format: cd audiobook, 10 discs Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 What did … Continue reading

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A Stitch of Time: The Year a Brain Injury Changed My Language and Life – Lauren Marks

  A Stitch of Time: The Year a Brain Injury Changed My Language and Life – Lauren Marks, Tantor Media, read by Tavia Gilbert, (9781515968887), 2017 Format: MP3-cd Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre: … Continue reading

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Who Was Bob Marley? – by Katie Ellison, illustrated by Gregory Copeland

     Who Was Bob Marley? (Who Was…?) – by Katie Ellison, illustrated by Gregory Copeland, Grosset & Dunlap, (9780515157970), 2017. Format: Hard cover Rating: 1-5:  (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre: Biography What did you … Continue reading

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The Music of Life: Bartolomeo Cristofori and the Invention of the Piano -Elizabeth Rusch, illustrated by Marjorie Priceman

  The Music of Life: Bartolomeo Cristofori and the Invention of the Piano –Elizabeth Rusch, illustrated by Marjorie Priceman, Atheneum Books for Young Readers, (9781481444842), 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: … Continue reading

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Who Was Pete Seeger? – by Noel MacCarry, illustrated by Stephen Marchesi

       Who Was Pete Seeger? (Who Was…?) – by Noel MacCarry, illustrated by Stephen Marchesi, Grosset & Dunlap, (9780448484754), 2017. Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5:  (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Non-fiction What did you … Continue reading

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