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Kathy Stinson, author of internationally acclaimed Canadian children's classic, Red is Best and the TD Award Winner, The Man with the Violin, also writes novels, short stories, and nonfiction for young people of all ages. ...more

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Kathy Stinson Above all, read. Read lots. Read widely. And write.
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Company Town - Madeline Ashby
Orphan Train - Christina Baker Kline
A God in Ruins - Kate Atkinson
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milk and honey - rupi kaur
Company Town - Madeline Ashby
Orphan Train - Christina Baker Kline
A God in Ruins - Kate Atkinson
Ripper - Isabelle Allende
A Change of Climate - Hilary Mantel
They Fight Like Soldiers They Die Like Children - Romeo Dallaire
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Red Is Best

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The Man with the Violin

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Harry and Walter

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The Dance of the Violin

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What Happened to Ivy

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The Bare Naked Book

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101 Ways to Dance

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Summer Reading

Whether you’re spending your summer close to home or venturing farther afield, I hope you’re enjoying the luxury of some summer reading time. Whether on a beach or an apartment balcony, in a hammock or a tent, there’s something special about the longer, warmer days that says “Relax. Let yourself sink into one of those books you’ve been meaning to get to all year.”

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Not worth my time. Fine that the AF sounded robotic but all the humans did too, so much so I was sure someone was going to turn out to be one. Too many passages about how the AF’s vision worked, to no point I was ever able to discern. And plot points ...more
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5 stars for Dennis and Doug and the book about them, the logging industry, and environmentalists is well done, just more info than I needed.
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