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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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The Secret Hum of Daisies, by Tracy Holczer | Book Review

| December 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
The Secret Hum of Daisies, by Tracy Holczer | Book Review

This book will appeal to young readers whose families are or have been transient or who have unresolved family issues

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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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The Boys of Blur, by N. D. Wilson | Book Review

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
The Boys of Blur, by N. D. Wilson | Book Review

The Boys of Blur, by N.D. Wilson, will appeal to readers 8 to 12 who like football, scary tales, and stories about complex family situations.

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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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Manhunt, by Kate Messner | Book Review

| December 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
Manhunt, by Kate Messner | Book Review

Manhunt, by Kate Messner, will appeal to middle grade readers who enjoy solving mysteries and who like learning about other countries as well as famous artists and pieces of art.

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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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Best Selling Young Adult Books | December 2014

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Young Adult Books | December 2014

With so many strong novels on this list, everything remains the same on our hand-picked list from the Best Selling Young Adult list—including The Children’s Book Review’s number one best selling young adult book is The Children’s Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy—a classic must-read for all Greek mythology fans.

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Best Selling Middle Grade Books | December 2014

| December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Middle Grade Books | December 2014

This month, Secrets of a Christmas Box, a fantasy novel where the Christmas Tree ornaments come to life once the family go to bed, is The Children’s Book Review’s best selling middle grade book.

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Best New Kids Stories | December 2014

| December 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
Best New Kids Stories | December 2014

Hot New Releases & Popular Kids Stories

This month is all about middle grade mania; plus a bonus young adult novel! Here are our picks for five kids books that we feel represent some of the best new kids stories releasing this month.

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