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The Voice Inside My Head, by S.J. Laidlaw | Book Review

| July 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
The Voice Inside My Head, by S.J. Laidlaw | Book Review

Seventeen-year-old Luke has always relied on listening to Pat, his elder sister, to help him tackle difficult decisions in life, but when Pat goes missing from a tiny island off the coast of Honduras, Luke doesn’t expect to still have to listen to her words.

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The Cynja, by Chase Cunningham & Heather C. Dahl | Dedicated Review

| June 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
The Cynja, by Chase Cunningham & Heather C. Dahl | Dedicated Review

Get ready for some serious action in the first volume of a new comic-book-style picture book series about malicious cyber attacks, The Cynja.

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Learn About “The Cynja” with Chase Cunningham and Heather C. Dahl

| June 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
Learn About “The Cynja” with Chase Cunningham and Heather C. Dahl

The cyber world is filled with battles between good and evil—it’s as thrilling as any comic book—and yet it didn’t have its own superhero. So we started thinking, what would you call someone with super powers in cyberspace? What would they look like? They’d need to be smart and stealthy, wouldn’t they? And have awesome weapons? And before you could say “DDoS attack!” we had “the Cynja”—a cyber ninja!

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Artmaster Shirow Di Rosso Discusses “The Cynja”

| June 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
Artmaster Shirow Di Rosso Discusses “The Cynja”

Shirow Di Rosso is the Artmaster behind the new comic-book-style picture book series about malicious cyber attacks, The Cynja.

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The Wacky Winter on Wiggly Way, by David Cunningham | Dedicated Review

| May 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
The Wacky Winter on Wiggly Way, by David Cunningham | Dedicated Review

In The Wacky Winter on Wiggly Way, David Cunningham has weaved an intriguing character-driven story that induces thought-provoking moments based on hope, faith and perseverance.

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Orion Poe and the Lost Explorer, by Will Summerhouse | Dedicated Review

| May 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
Orion Poe and the Lost Explorer, by Will Summerhouse | Dedicated Review

Orion Poe is an eleven-year-old boy who lives in Maine with his grandfather who is the caretaker of a lighthouse. When a large storm rolls in one evening, Orion discovers a washed-up boat and an injured man. From this moment on, he finds himself fighting for survival on a mysterious expedition full of unexpected and non-stop adventure that is connected to the historic event of an explorer, John Franklin, who was lost in the Arctic in 1847.

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The Maze Runner | Movie Trailer

| May 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
The Maze Runner | Movie Trailer

When Thomas (Dylan O’Brien) wakes up trapped in a massive maze with a group of other boys, he has no memory of the outside world other than strange dreams about a mysterious organization known as W.C.K.D. Only by piecing together fragments of his past with clues he discovers in the maze can Thomas hope to uncover his true purpose and a way to escape.

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Little Frog’s Tadpole Trouble, by Tatyana Feeney | Book Review

| April 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
Little Frog’s Tadpole Trouble, by Tatyana Feeney | Book Review

A beautifully drawn, charming tale about the difficulties of becoming a big brother.

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Potty Training Books for a Diaper-Free Existence

| April 23, 2014 | 2 Comments
Potty Training Books for a Diaper-Free Existence

And then there’s potty training. It’s a world unto itself, with special videos, portable potties, stickers, colorful underwear, and, of course, books. But the pay-off is huge: a diaper-free existence. We’re big readers in our household, so why not read about it, too?

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Me & Mr. Bell: A Novel, by Philip Roy | Book Review

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
Me & Mr. Bell:  A Novel, by Philip Roy | Book Review

This book will appeal to middle grade readers who like stories about inventions, airplanes, famous people, overcoming difficulties, and life in earlier times.

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