Archive for May, 2018

Books & Reading

New mystery by Kevin Brooks

November 26, 2008

Black Rabbit Summer by Kevin Brooks When two of sixteen-year-old Pete’s childhood classmates disappear from a carnival the same night, he is a suspect, but his own investigation implicates other old friends he was with th...

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What I Saw and How I Lied by Judy Blundell In 1947, with her jovial stepfather Joe back from the war and family life returning to normal, teenage Evie, smitten by the handsome young ex-GI who seems to have a secret hold on Joe,...

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Have You Read…

November 14, 2008

Letters to a Bullied Girl: Messages of Healing and Hope by Olivia Gardner with Emily and Sarah Buder One bullied girl, two sisters who cared, and thousands more who opened up their hearts.

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The hope of one girl’s survival

November 13, 2008

T4 by Ann Clare LeZotte When the Nazi party takes control of Germany, 13-year-old Paula, who is deaf, finds her world-as-she-knows-it turned upside down, as she is taken into hiding to protect her from the new law nicknamed T4.

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New Fantasy by Margo Lanagan

November 7, 2008

Tender Morsels by Margo Lanagan A young woman who has endured unspeakable cruelties is magically granted a safe haven apart from the real world and allowed to raise her two daughters in this alternate reality, until the barrier...