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The Book of Air and Shadows by Michael Gruber
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Flora and Ulysses by Kate DiCamillo
Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures
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This book is definitely for a young audience, but the vocabulary is fairly advanced and the story is pretty entertaining. Flora is a pre-teen girl who wishes the world were more like the comic books she reads -- but then, suddenly, it is! She befrien ...more
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Shotgun Lovesongs by Nickolas Butler
Shotgun Lovesongs
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If you liked Unbroken, you'll enjoy The Boys in the Boat. Author even name-checks Zamperini--he competed in the same 1936 Berlin Olympics as this Seattle-based crew team.
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Colette
“I went to collect the few personal belongings which...I held to be invaluable: my cat, my resolve to travel, and my solitude.”
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