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The Leading Edge of Now – by Marci Lyn Curtis

 The Leading Edge of Now – by Marci Lyn Curtis, Kids Can Press Loft (KCP Loft), 2018. 9781771389990 (hardcover) 9781525301391 (softcover). Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre:  Contemporary YA Fiction What did you like … Continue reading

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The Last Wish of Sasha Cade by Cheyanne Young

   The Last Wish of Sasha Cade by Cheyanne Young. Kids Can Press, 2018.  9781525301407 (paperback) 9781525300042 (hardcover). Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre:  Contemporary YA Fiction What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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The Pharaoh Key – Preston & Child

   The Pharaoh Key – Preston & Child, narrated by David W. Collins, Hachette audio, (9781549168799), 2018 Format: cd audiobook, 8 discs Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5+ Genre: Mystery/Adventure  What did you like about … Continue reading

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Fake Blood – written and illustrated by Whitney Gardner

       Fake Blood – written and illustrated by Whitney Gardner, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Division. 9781481495561, 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Fantasy (Graphic … Continue reading

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Endling: The Last – Katherine Applegate

   Endling: The Last – Katherine Applegate, HarperCollins, (9780062335524), 2018 Format:  Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? This is the first in a planned trilogy set … Continue reading

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Mama Dug a Little Den – Jennifer Ward, illustrated by Steve Jenkins

 Mama Dug a Little Den – Jennifer Ward, illustrated by Steve Jenkins, Beach Lane Books, (9781481480376). 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:Picture book non-fiction  What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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The Turtle Ship by Helena Ku Rhee, illustrated by Colleen Kong-Savage

The Turtle Ship by Helena Ku Rhee, illustrated by Colleen Kong-Savage. Shen’s Books (Lee & Low), 2018. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Historical fiction/picture book What did you like about the … Continue reading

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