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Review: Furmaid

Title: Furmaid
Author: Julia Dweck
Publisher: Kitereaders
Release Date: June 2012
Length: 32 pages
Ages?: 3-6
Genre: Children’s Literature

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On Dead Girls and My Own Hypocrisy

I don’t often think about John Green, though I’m thinking about him now.

He seems like a nice enough man, and his writing is quite good (I don’t love it, though I’m also not the target audience). 1,106 more words

Book review: Big Nate in the Zone, by Lincoln Peirce

Peirce, Lincoln. Big Nate: In the Zone (Big Nate series, #6). Harper, 2014. $13.99. ISBN 9780061996658. Unp. Ages 8-12. P8Q7.

Big Nate fans will enjoy the next book in the series. 51 more words

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Book review: Jack and the Box, by Art Spiegelman

Spiegelman, Art. Jack and the Box: A Toon into Reading book (Level 1). Candlewick Press (Toon Books), 2008. $4.99. ISBN 9781935179306. 32 pgs. Ages 4-8. P7Q7… 39 more words

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Book review: Monkey Me and the New Neighbor, by Timothy Roland

Roland, Timothy. Monkey Me and the New Neighbor (#3 in the Monkey Me series). Scholastic, 2014. $15.99. ISBN 9780545559867. 90 pgs. Ages 6-8. P8Q8.

This is a funny, lively chapter book, targeted toward grade 2. 84 more words

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Book review: Food Trucks!, by Mark Todd

Todd, Mark. Food Trucks! Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2014. $16.99. ISBN 9780544157842. Unp. Ages 4-8. P6Q7.

This is an odd but interesting book. Each spread talks about a different kind of food truck (or more specifically, a different kind of food). 68 more words

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Book review: Mysterious Traveler, by Mal Peet & Elspeth Graham, illustrated by P.J. Lynch

Peet, Mal & Graham, Elspeth. P.J. Lynch, ill. Mysterious Traveler. Candlewick Press, 2013. $15.99. ISBN 9780763662325. Unp. Ages 5-8. P8Q9.

The lovely mixed media illustrations and simple, uplifting story will make this a popular book with children. 104 more words

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