Category Archives: Coming of Age

This Is How We Fly – Anna Meriano

  This Is How We Fly – Anna Meriano, Philomel Books, (9780593116876), 2020     Format:  Hardcover Genre: Coming of Age/ Realistic Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book? This coming of … Continue reading

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Séance Tea Party by Reimena Yee

Séance Tea Party by Reimena Yee. RH Graphic, 2020. 9781984894151 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Fantasy/ghosts What did you like about the book? Twelve year old Lora Xi does not want to … Continue reading

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Nineteen by Ancco

Nineteen by Ancco. Drawn & Quarterly, 2020. 9781770464100 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? This black and white graphic novel is a collection of … Continue reading

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This Boy by Lauren Myracle

 This Boy by Lauren Myracle – Walker Books, 9781536206050, 2020 Format: First Edition Hardcover Rating: (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 2 Genre: Realistic fiction  What did you like about the book? This Boy is a book that focuses … Continue reading

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Darius the Great Deserves Better by Adib Khorram

  Darius the Great Deserves Better by Adib Khorram, Dial Books (an imprint of Penguin Random House), 9780593108239, 2020  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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Forget Me Nat by Maria Scrivan

Forget Me Nat (Nat Enough, #2) by Maria Scrivan. Graphix, 2020. 9781338538250 Format: ARC (9/20 pub date) Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Middle schooler Nat feels good about … Continue reading

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Juliet Takes a Breath by Gabby Rivera

Juliet Takes a Breath by Gabby Rivera. Dial, 2019. 9780593108178 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Juliet, 19 yrs old and in college, plans to come out … Continue reading

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Joe Quinn’s Poltergeist – written by David Almond, illustrated by Dave McKean

 Joe Quinn’s Poltergeist – written by David Almond, illustrated by Dave McKean, Candlewick Press, 9781536201604, 2019  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover graphic novel Genre: Horror What did you like about the book?  In … Continue reading

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When I Was Summer – J.B. Howard

 When I Was Summer – J.B. Howard, Viking, (9780451480200), 2019 Format:  Hardcover Genre: Realistic Fiction Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book?  When her band gets a chance to … Continue reading

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Catching the Light – Susan Sinnott

 Catching the Light – Susan Sinnott, Vagrant Press, an Imprint of Nimbus Publishing, (9781771085960), 2018 Format: Paperback Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Realistic fiction  What did you like about the book? Cathy has … Continue reading

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