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Strange Wonderful and Unique Books for Children and Young People

Forget everything you think you know about stories. It's time to change things up. After something a little different, that challenges your ideas about narrative and goes against the tide of formula fantasy and story telling? Then come on in an explore these books.
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39 books · 9 voters · list created December 11th, 2014 by Paul Day (votes) .
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Janice 1272 books
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Caitlin 923 books
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Clive 13 books
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