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Remixed Classics: So Many Beginnings, Clash of Steel, and Travelers Along the Way

These first three books from Feiwel & Friends’ Remixed Classics series take the classics, still in their original time periods, and retell them from the point of view of people of color.  The first three include retellings of Little Women, Treasure Island, and Robin Hood – all fabulous. Continue reading

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Twofer: I’m with Cupid and Shadows of Sherwood

I’m with Cupid by Anna Staniszewski. Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, 2015. Marcus and Lena are middle school-aged matchmaker and soul collector, with both the strengths and the weaknesses to fit these skills.  Lena likes life to be neatly organized, enjoys being able … Continue reading

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Scarlet

This is one I’d been wanting to read since it first came out, and just now got around to. Scarlet by A.C. Gaughen. Walker and Co., 2012. This extra-dark Robin Hood retelling features a cross-dressing Will Scarlet with a haunted … Continue reading

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