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Sisters & Champions: The True Story of Venus and Serena Williams by Howard Bryant, illustrated by Floyd Cooper

      Sisters & Champions: The True Story of Venus and Serena Williams by Howard Bryant, illustrated by Floyd Cooper. Philomel, 2018.  9780399169069 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Wrong Man and Power Girl by C. Alexander London, illustrated by Frank Morrison

  The Adventures of Wrong Man and Power Girl by C. Alexander London, illustrated by Frank Morrison. Philomel, 2018. 9780399548932 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book? When disaster strikes, … Continue reading

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Hope Nation: YA Authors Share Personal Moments of Inspiration – edited by Rose Brock

     Hope Nation: YA Authors Share Personal Moments of Inspiration – edited by Rose Brock, Philomel Books, 2018 ISBN: 978-1-5247-4167-9 Format: hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a starred review) 5 Genre: essay collection What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Rising Above: Inspiring Women in Sports by Gregory Zuckerman with Gabriel and Elijah Zuckerman

  Rising Above: Inspiring Women in Sports by Gregory Zuckerman with Gabriel and Elijah Zuckerman, Philomel Books, 9780399547478, 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Collective Biography What did you like about … Continue reading

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A Land of Permanent Goodbyes – Atia Abawi

 A Land of Permanent Goodbyes – Atia Abawi, Philomel, (9780399546839), 2018 Format: hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre: realistic fiction What did you like about the book?  Tareq is a young Syrian teenager whose life is rocked when bombs … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas, Peanut! – Terry Border

  Merry Christmas, Peanut! – Terry Border, Philomel Books, (9780399176210), 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review)  4 Genre:   Picture Book What did you like about the book?  This tale of a Christmas trip … Continue reading

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The Ring Bearer by Floyd Cooper

    The Ring Bearer by Floyd Cooper. Philomel, 2017. 9780399167409 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book?  The momentous job of being a ring … Continue reading

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