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#BookReview: Grayling’s Song by Karen Cushman

Grayling’s Song by Karen Cushman My rating: 4 of 5 stars Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers Coming June 2016! middle grade fantasy Grayling’s mother is a local wise woman that folks come to for ailments and problems. One day a mysterious magic roots her mother, and all of the other wise folk,… Continue reading #BookReview: Grayling’s Song by Karen Cushman

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Book Review: The Game of Love and Death by Martha Brockenbrough

The Game of Love and Death by Martha Brockenbrough My rating: 3 of 5 stars Publisher: Arthur A. Levine Books ya, fantasy, magical realism Henry and Flora. Chosen at birth to be players in an ill-fated game by Love and Death. Worlds apart in Depression-era Seattle, Flora is an African American jazz singer and pilot.… Continue reading Book Review: The Game of Love and Death by Martha Brockenbrough

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Book Review: Vampies Don’t Wear Polka Dots by Debbie Dadey

Vampires Don’t Wear Polka Dots by Debbie Dadey My rating: 3 of 5 stars publisher: Scholastic middle grade fantasy A class of third grade students at Bailey Elementary School are getting a new teacher after they ran off Mrs. Deedee. They get Mrs. Jeepers, an woman from Romania that wears a strange green brooch that… Continue reading Book Review: Vampies Don’t Wear Polka Dots by Debbie Dadey

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Book Review: The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern My rating: 4 of 5 stars Publisher: Doubleday fantasy, Alex Award, audiobook In her debut novel, Morgenstern creates a mystical circus that arrives without warning and is only open at night. Le Cirque des Rêves lives up to its name filled with black and white stripped tents filled with… Continue reading Book Review: The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern