Category Archives: Bullying

The Night Bus Hero by Onjali Q. Raúf

The Night Bus Hero by Onjali Q. Raúf. Delacorte Press, 2022. 9780593382028 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Hector is a troublemaker and a … Continue reading

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The View from the Very Best House in Town by Meera Trehan

            The View from the Very Best House in Town by Meera Trehan, Walker Books US, 2022. 9781536219241  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Stuntboy, in the Meantime by Jason Reynolds, drawings by Raúl the Third

Stuntboy, in the Meantime by Jason Reynolds, illustrated by Raúl the Third. Caitlin Dlouhy/Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2021. 9781534418165 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Fantasy/superheroes What did you like about the … Continue reading

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 a Kind of Spark: Being different doesn’t mean your voice doesn’t count by Elle McNicoll

       a Kind of Spark: Being different doesn’t mean your voice doesn’t count by Elle McNicoll, Crown Books for Young Readers, 2020. 9780593374252  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic … Continue reading

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Flight of the Puffin by Ann Braden

Flight of the Puffin by Ann Braden. Nancy Paulsen Books, Penguin Random House, 2021. 9781984816061 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Four narrators … Continue reading

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La muñeca de Lucas / Benji’s Doll by Alicia Acosta & Luis Amavisca, illustrated by Amélie Graux

La muñeca de Lucas (9788418133398) / Benji’s Doll (9788418133404) by Alicia Acosta & Luis Amavisca, illustrated by Amélie Graux. Translation by Robin Sinclair. NubeOcho, 2021. Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic picture … Continue reading

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Violets are Blue by Barbara Dee

Violets are Blue by Barbara Dee. Aladdin, 2021. 9781534469181 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or starred review) 5 Format: Paperback ARC Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Wren’s parents are divorced and she lives with … Continue reading

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The Graveyard Riddle by Lisa Thompson

The Graveyard Riddle by Lisa Thompson. Scholastic, 2021. 9781338679038 Format: ARC (8/21 pub date) Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Mystery What did you like about the book? Melody lives with her Mom on Chestnut … Continue reading

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