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Deja Vu

Deja Vu Ian Hocking This is a fascinating book which tackles the paradox of time travel. Saskia Brandt wakes  and soon finds herself involved in a locked room mystery where the only logical suspect is Saskia herself. She is then … Continue reading

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Along Came a Wolf: The Yellow Hoods

Along Came a Wolf: The Yellow Hoods Adam Dreece Tee is an adventurous girl who we first meet barrelling down a hill on a sail cart with no brakes. She and her friends Elly and Richy wear yellow hoods while … Continue reading

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Elle Burton and the Reflective Portals

Elle Burton and the Reflective Portals Peggy McAloon Elle (pronounced Ellie) Burton is a middle grade book that weaves self esteem, dealing with grief and bullying and the choice between serving oneself or other people into an engaging and easy … Continue reading

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The Map to Everywhere

The Map to Everywhere Carrie Ryan & John Parke Davis Little, Brown and Company Nobody remembers Fin. Even if he is standing right in front of them. Friendships are very hard, but it makes thieving much simpler. Marril loves adventure, … Continue reading

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Discovering Aberration

Discovering Aberration S.C. Barrus Away & Away Publishing   Discovering Aberration is the story of Freddy Fitzgerald and his friend Professor Thaddeus Lumpen as they follow a map that the Professor acquired. Unfortunately, he acquired it in a less than … Continue reading

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The Blood Guard

The Blood Guard Carter Roy Amazon Children’s Publishing Two Lions I don’t often pay attention to the buzz around a book because usually I’m disappointed. This was not the case with the Blood Guard. Evelyn Trueblood, known as Ronan to … Continue reading

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The Lure of Fools

The Lure of Fools Jason King Curiousity Quills Press The Lure of Fools according to Ez, Jek’s uncle, is the call of adventure. Jek though wants adventure. He wants to see more of the world than just the little village … Continue reading

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