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SPLENDORS AND GLOOMS

by Laura Amy Schlitz

Schlitz’s prose is perfect in every stitch, and readers will savor each word. Full review >

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    THREE TIMES LUCKY

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IN A GLASS GRIMMLY

by Adam Gidwitz

Not so much a set of retellings as a creative romp through traditional and tradition-based story-scapes, compulsively... Full review >

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An outstanding addition to a first-rate series. Full review >

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by Lauren Oliver & illustrated by Iacopo Bruno

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by Shelley Moore Thomas

Though it’s filled with incident, emotion, magic and adventure, what stands out most is Trinket’s clear voice and loving... Full review >

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    THE MIGHTY MISS MALONE

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THE MIGHTY MISS MALONE

by Christopher Paul Curtis

Deza is one great heroine in her own right, a fitting literary companion to Bud Caldwell. Full review >

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    THE WILD BOOK

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    JUNE 5, 2012

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SADIE AND RATZ

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A real slice of family life, the sweet with the bitter. (Fiction. 5-8) Full review >

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by R.J. Palacio

A memorable story of kindness, courage and wonder. Full review >

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