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Bigger than a Bread Box
4.04
I expected your run-of-the-mill fantasy story with this one. Girl finds magical bread box that gives her anything that she wishes for, so long as it f ...more
Jan 16, 2012
Oct 20, 2011
 
Every Day
4.00
Every day A wakes up in another body. One day a Beyonce look-alike. One day a big burly football player. One day a depressed, suicidal girl. One day a ...more
Oct 24, 2012
Oct 22, 2012
 
The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp
3.91
From the outset, The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp didn't seem like a book that I'd much enjoy. It has a folksy narrator (which is the reason th ...more
Jan 06, 2014
Jan 04, 2014
 
Bless Me, Ultima
3.72
Bless Me, Ultima, in true coming-of-age novel fashion, is a book full of conflict. The conflict between Catholicism and shamanism. Mother and father. ...more
Oct 16, 2012
Oct 01, 2012
 
Hokey Pokey
3.28
If you asked me what my favorite childhood authors were, a few names would inevitably come up. L.M. Montgomery. C.S. Lewis. E.L. Konigsburg. Norton Ju ...more
May 2013
Apr 24, 2013
 
The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake
3.15
After two failed attempts at reading this book, I finally finished The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake. After reading An Invisible Sign of My Own, I ...more
Mar 09, 2011
Jun 22, 2010
 
The Book Thief
4.36
The Book Thief, a story set in Nazi Germany and based on author Markus Zusak's grandmother, is mostly a work of historical fiction. The only thing tha ...more
Oct 04, 2011
Oct 21, 2010
 
The Night Gardener
4.09
Hooray! It's been a while since I've read a middle-grade or YA title that I really loved. As a result, though I think this is more of a 4.5 star book ...more
Aug 21, 2014
Mar 12, 2014
 
A Snicker of Magic
4.10
The first thing I noticed about A Snicker of Magic is that the cover art is similar to Sheila Turnage's Newbery Honor-winning Three Times Lucky, which ...more
Jun 04, 2014
Mar 18, 2014
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