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The Hollow Boy by Jonathan Stroud
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The Lie Tree by Frances Hardinge
The Lie Tree
by Frances Hardinge
read in August, 2016
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Writing was fabulous--strong characters, evocative writing--but the story of a tree that grew by feeding on lies was a little too creepy and uncomfortable for me.
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Zeroes by Scott Westerfeld
Zeroes (Zeroes, #1)
by Scott Westerfeld (Goodreads Author)
read in August, 2016
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Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple
Where'd You Go, Bernadette
by Maria Semple (Goodreads Author)
read in August, 2016
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Hilarious.
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Elena Vanishing by Elena Dunkle
Elena Vanishing
by Elena Dunkle
read in August, 2016
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A raw, gritty account of anorexia. May appeal to readers who liked A Child Called It.
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Run by Kody Keplinger
Run
by Kody Keplinger (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2016
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Bo Dickinson is a small town girl trapped by her family’s wild reputation. Good girl Agnes, who is also legally blind, longs to escape the confinement of her overprotective parents. Though as different as can be, their shared desire to flee expectati ...more
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When, Jen? by Marie Powell
When, Jen?
by Marie Powell
read in August, 2016
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New readers can practice their words in the “en” family, in this short story about two children and a bunch of missing pigs. The story is simple with enough action to keep a new reader’s interest. Ben visits his friend Jen who lives on a farm. When t ...more
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The King and the Sea by Heinz Janisch
The King and the Sea
by Heinz Janisch
read in August, 2016
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A proud but thoughtful king is bested by a variety of natural elements in this German import. The king, a creation of crayon and collage, converses with each figure, sometimes asking questions and other times asserting his own kingliness. “Don’t you ...more
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The Junkyard Bot by C.J. Richards
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Terabyte Heights is the high tech community of the future, with computers and robots doing everything from yardwork to security. Even though George, unlike most of the other students at Terabyte Heights Middle School doesn’t have the latest smart pho ...more
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Roald Dahl
“So please, oh please, we beg, we pray,
Go throw your TV set away,
And in its place you can install
A lovely bookshelf on the wall.
Then fill the shelves with lots of books.”
Roald Dahl, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Charles M. Schulz
“All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt.”
Charles M. Schulz

“We'll be friends forever, won't we, Pooh?" asked Piglet.
"Even longer," Pooh answered.”
Larry Clemmons

Katherine Mansfield
“This is not a letter but my arms about you for a brief moment.”
Katherine Mansfield

Madeleine L'Engle
“A self is not something static, tied up in a pretty parcel and handed to the child, finished and complete. A self is always becoming.”
Madeleine L'Engle, A Circle of Quiet

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