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Book Review: The Marvels by Brian Selznick

The Marvels by Brian Selznick My rating: 4 of 5 stars Publisher: Scholastic 2015 middle grade ONLY SLIGHTLY SPOILERY This is a beautiful book. The physical book itself is breathtaking. Gold-edged pages with a striking blue-and-gold foil cover. The spine and back cover shows a drawing of the face of the protagonist, a Selznick signature.… Continue reading Book Review: The Marvels by Brian Selznick

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#PictureBook Review: Sidewalk Flowers by JonArno Lawson

Sidewalk Flowers by JonArno Lawson My rating: 5 of 5 stars Publisher: Groundwood Books 2015 picture book, wordless A little girl on a walk with her father collects flowers growing up through the cracks in the sidewalk. She begins giving them away as gifts: one of them to a dead bird on the sidewalk, one… Continue reading #PictureBook Review: Sidewalk Flowers by JonArno Lawson