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My Writing and Reading Life: Dan Scott

| July 6, 2015 | 0 Comments
My Writing and Reading Life: Dan Scott

Dan Scott was born in Surrey, England. Growing up, he became interested in ancient Rome and his love of historical fiction provided plenty of inspiration for the adventure stories he began to write as a child. Eventually, his characters and stories developed into the action-packed Gladiator School series.

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Best Selling Young Adult Books | July 2015

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

This month, the award-winning classic Hatchet, by Gary Paulsen, is The Children’s Book Review’s best selling young adult book.

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Best Selling Middle Grade Books | July 2015

| July 3, 2015 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Middle Grade Books | July 2015

It’s true TCBR readers are fans of Star Wars! That’s why, this month, Star Wars: The Complete Visual Dictionary – The Ultimate Guide to Characters and Creatures from the Entire Star Wars Saga is The Children’s Book Review’s best selling middle grade book.

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Sheryl Berk and Carrie Berk, Authors of Fashion Academy | Selfie and a Shelfie

| July 1, 2015 | 0 Comments
Sheryl Berk and Carrie Berk, Authors of Fashion Academy | Selfie and a Shelfie

Sheryl Berk and Carrie Berk snapped this selfie at BookCon in May where they launched Fashion Academy!

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A New Book to Spark an Interest in World War II History

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments
A New Book to Spark an Interest in World War II History

INTO THE KILLING SEAS is a fictional retelling of the sinking of the USS Indianapolis in the waning days of World War II.

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Witches Protection Program, by Michael Phillip Cash | Dedicated Review

| June 29, 2015 | 0 Comments
Witches Protection Program, by Michael Phillip Cash | Dedicated Review

If you’re looking for a good fantasy book to transition from the young adult genre into the new adult genre, Michael Phillip Cash’s Witches Protection Program is your next read.

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Tuxedo’s Tales: Little Pearls of Wisdom from a Horse’s Point of View | Dedicated Review

| June 26, 2015 | 0 Comments
Tuxedo’s Tales: Little Pearls of Wisdom from a Horse’s Point of View | Dedicated Review

Tuxedo’s Tales is packed with sweet teachable moments and has a strong emphasis on friendship. This book offers the kind of wisdom kids can use on a daily base.

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Five Family Favorites with J&P Voelkel | Authors of the Jaguar Stones Series

| June 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
Five Family Favorites with J&P Voelkel | Authors of the Jaguar Stones Series

The following titles are favorite middle-grade read-alouds, books that inspired our own books.

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Top Historical Fiction Books That Sweep Away Barriers Between Then and Now

| June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
Top Historical Fiction Books That Sweep Away Barriers Between Then and Now

Any author will tell you that one of the questions we get asked the most is What are your favorite books? When it comes to historical fiction, coming up with a short list is pretty much impossible.

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5 Amazing Middle Grade Books | Selected by Kelly Jones, Author of Unusual Chickens for the Exceptional Poultry Farmer

| June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments
5 Amazing Middle Grade Books | Selected by Kelly Jones, Author of Unusual Chickens for the Exceptional Poultry Farmer

I’d recommend these middle grade novels to kids who enjoy … [a] strong voice and humor and who might like a peek into someone else’s world.

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