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Top 3 Mystery Novels set in London | Selected by Carina Axelsson, Author of Model Undercover: London

| February 12, 2016 | 0 Comments
Top 3 Mystery Novels set in London | Selected by Carina Axelsson, Author of Model Undercover: London

Mysteries and London go together like tea and cake or jeans and Converse. Although not all of my favourite English mysteries take place in London, many do. Here are three (okay, maybe a few more than just three) of my top mystery novels set in London.

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Harriet the Spy, by Louise Fitzhugh | Book Review

| January 25, 2016 | 0 Comments
Harriet the Spy, by Louise Fitzhugh | Book Review

Harriet the Spy, by Louise Fitzhugh, is an incredibly funny book—anyone who has ever felt like an outsider will certainly relate to Harriet.

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Charlotte’s Web, by E.B. White | Book Review

| January 14, 2016 | 0 Comments
Charlotte’s Web, by E.B. White | Book Review

Charlotte’s Web is is one of the best-selling children’s books of all time. It is about a barnyard pig named Wilbur that can talk, a barn spider named Charlotte that can write, and a young girl named Fern that stands up for her beliefs.

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Catherine Linka, Author of A Girl Undone | Selfie and a Shelfie

| July 31, 2015 | 0 Comments
Catherine Linka, Author of A Girl Undone | Selfie and a Shelfie

“I wanted my selfie to show that A GIRL UNDONE continues the story of A GIRL CALLED FEARLESS.”

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The Art of Writing About Villains

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments
The Art of Writing About Villains

I’m not sure if there is an “art” to writing about villains, but I do find that to write convincing and three-dimensional villains, one must be sympathetic to their plight.

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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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Illustration Inspiration: Jeffrey Brown

| September 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Illustration Inspiration: Jeffrey Brown

Jeffrey’s Darth Vader series was originally geared towards adults as it was about the experience of being a parent; however, parents shared it with their kids and now both adults & kids love the series. Goodnight Darth Vader was created with both audiences in mind.

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Best Selling Young Adult Books | September 2014

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

If you’re looking for a novel that will linger with you for days, The Children’s Book Review’s number one best selling young adult book is Love Letters to the Dead by Ava Dellaira. Our hand selected titles from the nationwide best selling young adult books, as listed by The New York Times, features titles by super-talents John Green, Ransom Riggs, and Markus Zusak.

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The Maze Runner, by James Dashner, and Inside the Maze Runner

| August 15, 2014 | 1 Comment
The Maze Runner, by James Dashner, and Inside the Maze Runner

Old and new fans will love the new movie tie-in version of The Maze Runner, complete with full-color pictures from the upcoming film.

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Best Selling Young Adult Books | May 2014

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

Everything has remained the same with our best selling young adult books for this month—proving just how these titles truly are popular books for teens (and many adults, too). With the March movie release of Divergent, it’s no wonder that our best selling young adult book list features the popular book for teens, Divergent, by Veronica Roth.

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