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Gift Books for Tweens Ages 9-13

  • CHILDREN'S

    BARELY FLOATING

    AUG. 29, 2023

CHILDREN'S

BARELY FLOATING

by Lilliam Rivera

A body-positive story of growing up that’s sure to make a splash. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    THE ASTRONAUT'S GUIDE TO LEAVING THE PLANET

    APRIL 11, 2023

CHILDREN'S

THE ASTRONAUT'S GUIDE TO LEAVING THE PLANET

by Terry Virts ; illustrated by Andrés Lozano

Finally, an astro-memoir for kids that really gets down to the nitty-gritty. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • CHILDREN'S

    THE A&A DETECTIVE AGENCY

    SEPT. 19, 2023

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