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Firekeeper’s Daughter by Angeline Boulley

I had worked closely with Angeline Boulley on putting together the Decolonizing Libraries panel for the KidLitCon 2020 that never happened, so naturally between that and being a book set in my home state, I went out and bought my … Continue reading

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Out of the Wild Night and Denis Ever After

Here are two middle grade ghost stories for late October, plus some others nominated for the Cybils award. Continue reading

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Cybils Teen Spec Fic: The Living, Death Sworn, and Glory O’Brien’s History of the Future

Here’s the first half of the Cybils Teen Speculative Fiction finalists, with more to come. Three very different speculative fiction books, but all good solid choices. Glory O’Brien’s History of the Future by A.S. King. Little, Brown 2014. Glory O’Brien, … Continue reading

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The Unwritten

The Unwritten Vol 1: Tommy Taylor and the Bogus Identity by Mike Carey and Peter Gross Metafiction! With action! Tommy Taylor is the star of a Harry Potter-like series, only it’s even more popular. And Tommy Taylor is not grateful … Continue reading

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