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One Cool Friend by Toni Buzzeo
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" I loved this book, however, I also loved The Wednesday Wars, and the more I think about this book, the more it is a true companion book. Everything he ...more "
The Total Tragedy of a Girl Named Hamlet by Erin Dionne
" I have met this author before. She lives nearby and is a friend of a friend. So cool you are reading her book! "
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Ptolemy's Gate by Jonathan Stroud
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I've been listening to this book in the car as I drive around, having started the series a while ago and now finally trying to finish it. I got so engrossed with the story about half way through, that I had to grab the physical book and just finish i ...more
Cosmic by Frank Cottrell Boyce
" I think the crazy premise is what I liked so much about this. It allowed for some great humor. It was so well done. One of my favorites of the year. "
Okay for Now by Gary D. Schmidt
" I LOVED this book. Best I've read this year. He is my favorite author. "
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A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
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Seems unfair to give only 4 starts to one of Dickens most famous books. However, I will reserve the 5 stars for Great Expectations. I re-read this at the request of my 15 year old who sobbed at the end and placed it high on the top of her very high t ...more
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The Dreamer by Pam Muñoz Ryan
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Winner of this year's ALA's Pura Belpre award and Boston Globe Honor. I think Ryan has won or been honored several times by the ALA. It was in the running for a Newbery, but faced very mixed reviews. I was on the side who liked it. It read in such a ...more
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