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Can Being Particular Get You Published? Mr. Particular’s Creator Answers

| May 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
Can Being Particular Get You Published? Mr. Particular’s Creator Answers

Jason Kirschner is the author and illustrator of Mr. Particular: The World’s Choosiest Champion. He’s pretty sure being particular got him published.

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Nathan Hale, Author of Hazardous Tales: Book 6: Alamo All Stars | My Writing and Reading Life

| May 18, 2016 | 0 Comments
Nathan Hale, Author of Hazardous Tales: Book 6: Alamo All Stars | My Writing and Reading Life

Nathan Hale is the #1 New York Times bestselling author and illustrator of the Nathan Hale’s Hazardous Tales series, including Alamo All-Stars.

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Where the Red Fern Grows, by Wilson Rawls | Book Review

| May 11, 2016 | 1 Comment
Where the Red Fern Grows, by Wilson Rawls | Book Review

Where the Red Fern Grows is the classic story of the bond between a boy and his dogs. It’s been making readers’ hearts skip beats since 1961 and now it has a special edition cover to celebrate the 50+ years it has been in print.

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Star Wars Books: The Ultimate List

| May 4, 2016 | 0 Comments
Star Wars Books: The Ultimate List

The force has been awakened and read you must with your young Padawan. Once again, The Children’s Book Review strikes back with the ultimate Star Wars book list.

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Rocket-Bye, by Carole P. Roman | Dedicated Review

| April 20, 2016 | 0 Comments
Rocket-Bye, by Carole P. Roman | Dedicated Review

Rocket-Bye is one of the latest and greatest picture books from award-winning author, Carole P. Roman.

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My Writing and Reading Life: Deborah Hopkinson, Author of A Bandit’s Tale: The Muddled Misadventures of a Pickpocket

| April 18, 2016 | 0 Comments
My Writing and Reading Life: Deborah Hopkinson, Author of A Bandit’s Tale: The Muddled Misadventures of a Pickpocket

Deborah Hopkinson is the award-winning author of more than 45 books for young readers.

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Black Day: The Monster Rock Band, by Marcus Sikora with Mardra Sikora | Dedicated Review

| March 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
Black Day: The Monster Rock Band, by Marcus Sikora with Mardra Sikora | Dedicated Review

Just as a Halloween tradition is created for the people in Brad’s neighborhood, we suspect that Black Day: The Monster Rock Band will find a place in many young readers’ annual Halloween reading lists.

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Johnny Foolish, by Julian Ledlin | Book Review

| February 24, 2016 | 0 Comments
Johnny Foolish, by Julian Ledlin | Book Review

Complete with bush walks and a vegemite sandwich, Johnny Foolish is an Australian tale worthy of a read—too right!

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Stay Where You Are & then Leave, by John Boyne | Book Review

| January 7, 2016 | 0 Comments
Stay Where You Are & then Leave, by John Boyne | Book Review

Stay Where You Are & Then Leave will appeal to middle grade readers interested in twentieth century history, life in England during World War I; also anyone who has had to deal with a parent changed by trauma.

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My Writing and Reading Life: Laurel Gale, Author of Dead Boy

| December 6, 2015 | 0 Comments
My Writing and Reading Life: Laurel Gale, Author of Dead Boy

Fans of Neil Gaiman’s The Graveyard Book will embrace this darkly funny debut novel from Laurel Gale about Crow, a dead boy, who has a chance at friendship—and a chance at getting his life back.

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