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Five Guide Books for Girls on Body Changes, Growing Up, Friendships, and Etiquette

| January 25, 2015 | 0 Comments
Five Guide Books for Girls on Body Changes, Growing Up, Friendships, and Etiquette

These five books cover a wide range of topics, from changing bodies and friendships, to social manners and etiquette. Whether read together with a parent, amongst a group of girls, or individually, these books are great to have on hand as a reference guide to the myriad of changes girls experience as a result of growing up.

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Maya Van Wagenen Shares Her Tips on Becoming Popular

| January 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
Maya Van Wagenen Shares Her Tips on Becoming Popular

I recently came across a remarkable book by Maya Van Wagenen called Popular. Maya, who is now 16 and in the 11th grade, kindly agreed to answer my questions (and quite eloquently) despite preparing for her SAT exam.

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Best Selling Kids Series | January 2015

| January 5, 2015 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Kids Series | January 2015

There are no changes this month to our best selling kids series list. The Marvel Heroes of Reading line of early readers remains the best selling series from our affiliate store.

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Best Selling Young Adult Books | January 2015

| January 4, 2015 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Young Adult Books | January 2015

With so many strong novels on this list, all but one young adult novel—Gayle Forman’s Where She Went—remains the same on our hand-picked list from the Best Selling Young Adult list.

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Best New Kids Stories | January 2015

| January 1, 2015 | 2 Comments
Best New Kids Stories | January 2015

Popular series, a new addition to the American Girl conglomerate, and a Disney Frozen book make this month’s selection of best new kids books totally a kids’ choice list!

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Jex Malone, by C.L. Gaber and V.C. Stanley | Book Review

| December 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
Jex Malone, by C.L. Gaber and V.C. Stanley | Book Review

Jex Malone, by C.L. Gaber and V.C. Stanley, is an exciting mystery and just like a re-imagined Nancy Drew saga, where feisty girls get together to solve crimes and have fun along the way.

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Five Family Favorites with Patricia Dunn, Author of Rebels by Accident

| December 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
Five Family Favorites with Patricia Dunn, Author of Rebels by Accident

Patricia Dunn, author of Rebels by Accident, selected her family’s five favorite books with the help of her husband Allan Tepper. They are a beautiful collection of diverse characters and plots.

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Best Young Adult Books with Dorothy Hearst, Author of the Wolf Chronicles

| December 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
Best Young Adult Books with Dorothy Hearst, Author of the Wolf Chronicles

I read a lot of Young Adult books. I love the strong storylines, and the passion and honesty of the protagonists. Here are a few of the many YA books I love.

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Madame Tussaud’s Apprentice, by Kathleen Benner Duble | Book Review

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Madame Tussaud’s Apprentice, by Kathleen Benner Duble | Book Review

Madame Tussaud’s Apprentice is a fascinating historical drama. The rich background of revolutionary France provides readers with a fascinating look at that terrifying time.

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My Writing and Reading Life: Romina Russell, Author of Zodiac

| December 9, 2014 | 1 Comment
My Writing and Reading Life: Romina Russell, Author of Zodiac

Romina Russell is a Los Angeles based author who originally hails from Buenos Aires, Argentina. When she’s not working on the ZODIAC series, Romina can be found producing movie trailers, taking photographs, or daydreaming about buying a new drum set. She is a graduate of Harvard College and a Virgo to the core.

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