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Himawari House by Harmony Becker

Himawari House by Harmony Becker, First Second, 2021. 9781250235572 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5+ Format: Paperback graphic novel Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Nao was born in Japan to … Continue reading

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Julia’s House Goes Home by Ben Hatke

Julia’s House Goes Home by Ben Hatke, First Second, 2021. 9781250769329 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book?  Hatke’s previous story of Julia and her … Continue reading

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Whales: Diving Into the Unknown (Science Comics) by Kate Hannigan, illustrated by Casey Zakroff

Whales: Diving Into the Unknown (Science Comics) by Kate Hannigan, illustrated by Casey Zakroff, art by Pat Lewis. First Second, 2021. 9781250228383 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Paperback, nonfiction graphic novel  What did … Continue reading

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Bad Sister by Charise Mericle Harper, illustrated by Rory Lucey

Bad Sister by Charise Mericle Harper, illustrated by Rory Lucey. First Second, 2021. 9781250219053 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format:  Paperback graphic novel Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book?    This … Continue reading

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 Marshmallow & Jordan by Alina Chau

 Marshmallow & Jordan by Alina Chau. First Second, 2021. 9781250300614 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Graphic novel Genre:  Fantasy/sports What did you like about the book? Girls’ sports and friendships are the themes of … Continue reading

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The Golden Age (Book 2) by Roxanne Moreil, illustrated by Cyril Pedrosa

The Golden Age. Book 2. by Roxanne Moreil, illustrated by Cyril Pedrosa. Translated by Montana Kane. First Second, 2021. 9781250237958 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Other Boys by Damian Alexander

Other Boys by Damian Alexander. First Second, 2021. 9781250222817 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Paperback Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book?  In this graphic novel memoir, 7th grader Damian … Continue reading

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Blue, Barry, & Pancakes / Blue, Barry, & Pancakes: Escape from Balloonia – written and illustrated by Daniel Rajai Abdo and Jason Linwood Patterson

Blue, Barry, & Pancakes – written and illustrated by Daniel Rajai Abdo and Jason Linwood Patterson, First Second, an imprint of Roaring Brook Press, 9781250255556, 2021 Blue, Barry, & Pancakes: Escape from Balloonia – written and illustrated by Daniel Rajai Abdo and Jason … Continue reading

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Displacement – written and illustrated by Kiku Hughes

  Displacement – written and illustrated by Kiku Hughes, First Second, 9781250193544, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Graphic novel What did you like about the book?  In this semi-autobiographical memoir/time travel … Continue reading

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Julia’s House Moves On – Ben Hatke

 Julia’s House Moves On – Ben Hatke, First Second (an imprint of Roaring Brook Press), (9781250191373), 2020 Format: Hardcover picture book Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? In … Continue reading

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