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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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Nico Bravo and the Hound of Hades and Nico Bravo and the Cellar Dwellers – written and illustrated by Mike Cavallaro

 Nico Bravo and the Hound of Hades and Nico Bravo and the Cellar Dwellers – written and illustrated by Mike Cavallaro, First Second, 9781250196989 and 9781250220370, 2020      Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: … Continue reading

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The Daughters of Ys by M.T. Anderson, illustrated by Jo Rioux

 The Daughters of Ys by M.T. Anderson, illustrated by Jo Rioux, First Second, 9781626728783, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Graphic novel Genre: Folklore/ Legend What did you like about the book?  This … Continue reading

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The Adventure Zone: Petals to the Metal by Clint McElroy, illustrated by Carey Pietsch

The Adventure Zone: Petals to the Metal by Clint McElroy, illustrated by Carey Pietsch. First Second, 2020. 9781250232625 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Fantasy/gaming What did you like about the book? With … Continue reading

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