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Thinkerox: A Brain in a Box, by Dr. Brian Whitestone | Dedicated Review

| May 24, 2015 | 0 Comments
Thinkerox: A Brain in a Box, by Dr. Brian Whitestone | Dedicated Review

Most everyone will agree that technology can be both beneficial and detrimental but how to explain this to children can often be difficult. Dr. Brian Whitestone, author of Thinkerox: A Brain in a Box, has depicted both aspects for children in an imaginative and vivid tale about a boy and his invention.

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Off the Page, by Jodi Picoult and Samantha van Leer | Book Review

| May 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
Off the Page, by Jodi Picoult and Samantha van Leer | Book Review

Fantasy meets reality in Off the Page, a romantic comedy written for the young adult audience by New York Times bestselling authors Jodi Picoult and her daughter and coauthor, Samantha van Leer.

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How Do Award Judges Feel About the Books They Were Unable to Honor?

| May 22, 2015 | 1 Comment
How Do Award Judges Feel About the Books They Were Unable to Honor?

Best YA and Middle-Grade novels selected by Pete Hautman. His latest book is Eden West, the story of a boy growing up in an isolated doomsday cult in Montana.

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Emma Pass, Author of The Fearless |
Selfie and a Shelfie

| May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments
Emma Pass, Author of The Fearless |<br />Selfie and a Shelfie

This is Emma Pass in front of her favorite bookshelf, with her latest novel, The Fearless (Delacorte Press, April 2015).

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My Writing and Reading Life: Heath McKenzie

| May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments
My Writing and Reading Life: Heath McKenzie

Heath McKenzie has illustrated numerous picture books and children’s book jackets. Latest published book … My Rules For Being A Pretty Princess

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Learning Patterns and Colors with Books

| May 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
Learning Patterns and Colors with Books

Learning patterns and colors with three kids books about color and patterns.

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Five Family Favorites with Kim T. Griswell, Author of Rufus Goes to the Sea

| May 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
Five Family Favorites with Kim T. Griswell, Author of Rufus Goes to the Sea

My five kids are grown now (four boys and one girl), and most of them have children of their own. … The list got longer and longer and soon it was tough to choose, but these five came out on top.

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Saaba Tahir, Author of An Ember in the Ashes | Speed Interview

| May 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
Saaba Tahir, Author of An Ember in the Ashes | Speed Interview

Which five words best describe An Ember in the Ashes (Razorbill, April 2015), by Saaba Tahir?

Adventurous, Brutal, Honest, Fast-Paced, Romance

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National Parks: Top 10 Kids’ Books

| May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments
National Parks: Top 10 Kids’ Books

For those of you planning to take your kids to a national park in 2015, here are some excellent books you need to take along for the ride.

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Promise of the Wolves, by Dorothy Hearst | Book Review

| May 9, 2015 | 0 Comments
Promise of the Wolves, by Dorothy Hearst | Book Review

Young or old, those looking for a unique and observant story will fall in love with spirited Kaala, rooting for her fight to keep the bond between humans and wolves alive.

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