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I’m Smart! – by Kate and Jim McMullan

 I’m Smart! – by Kate and Jim McMullan, Balzer & Bray, (9780062449238), 2017. Format: Hardcover Picture Book Rating: 1-5:  (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book? This is the ninth book … Continue reading

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Ramona Blue – Julie Murphy

  Ramona Blue – Julie Murphy, Balzer + Bray, (9780062418357), 2017 Format: hardcover fiction Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Ramona lives on the Gulf shore of … Continue reading

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Gem & Dixie – Sara Zarr

 Gem & Dixie – Sara Zarr, Balzer + Bray, (9780062434593), 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Realistic contemporary family fiction What did you like about the book? Gem is 17 and … Continue reading

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The Upside of Unrequited – Becky Albertalli

 The Upside of Unrequited – Becky Albertalli, Balzer & Bray/Harperteen, 9780062348708, 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Realistic Fiction What did you like about the book? Molly and her sister, Cassie, are pretty inseparable … Continue reading

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The Wish Granter – by C.J. Redwine

 The Wish Granter – by C.J. Redwine, Balzer + Bray,  9780062360304, 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Fantasy What did you like about the book? The writing is fast-paced, intriguing, and very dark. There are no happy … Continue reading

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American Street – Ibi Zoboi

    American Street – Ibi Zoboi, Balzer and Bray, 9780062473042, 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Magical Realism What did you like about the book? This story focuses on American-born but Haitian-raised … Continue reading

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Samson The Piranha Who Went to Dinner – Tadgh Bentley

Samson The Piranha Who Went to Dinner – Tadgh Bentley, Balzer + Bray/Harper Collins, (9780062335371), 2017 Format: Paperback ARC Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? Samson … Continue reading

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