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Three Names by Patricia MacLachlan
Three Names
by Patricia MacLachlan
read in February, 2017
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This book has sat in my classroom library for many years. I don't recall any student ever reading it; I know I haven't. I believe it arrived in a large CLI purchase back when author studies were encouraged. MacLachlan was a suggested author. I am not ...more
Robert made a comment on his review of Black Road #6
Black Road #6 by Brian Wood
" Southern Bastards always seems to come in my searches. I'll have to begin that one. Thanks! I have read Brubaker's "The Fade Out". It was excellent! "
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Bob and Jack by Jeff Moss
Bob and Jack: A Boy and His Yak
by Jeff Moss
read in February, 2017
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I love this book! I picked this up in the mid-1990s and read it yearly with my students. A boy receives a yak as a pet. As he grows, the boy changes, as does his relationship with the yak.

While predictable, it is still a moving story. Jeff Moss was a
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Black Road #6 by Brian Wood
Black Road #6
by Brian Wood (Goodreads Author)
read in February, 2017
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I'm not feeling it with this one.

I am relatively new to comics. I found Black Road as I began searching for non-superhero comics I might like. I have subscribed from the beginning. But there's been a break in publishing. The story was never solid for
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Curse Words #1 by Charles Soule
Curse Words #1
by Charles Soule
read in February, 2017
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When my son began reading Poe Dameron, I learned of Charles Soule. Following him on Twitter I saw the anticipation of Curse Words and I bought into the hype. It sounded like maybe I would like this. Why I thought that I am not certain. Wizards aren't ...more
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I Hate Fairyland #4 by Skottie Young
I Hate Fairyland #4
by Skottie Young
read in February, 2017
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Gert learns from Queen Cloudia that Happy was brought in to compete for the key. Yes, if Happy finds the key first, she gets to leave Fairyland. That means Gert would no longer be a guest. If she's not a guest, then the Queen isn't restricted from ha ...more
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The Heist by Janet Evanovich
The Heist (Fox and O'Hare, #1)
by Janet Evanovich (Goodreads Author)
read in January, 2017
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This is a very light story. Very light.

I have read everything on my reading list. That affords me to read whatever I decide to read without having to slave through piles of books. Having finished my last book, I went to my local library's Overdrive c
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