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My Adventures in Sillyville, by Richard Klein | Dedicated Review

| January 29, 2016 | 1 Comment
My Adventures in Sillyville, by Richard Klein | Dedicated Review

My Adventures in Sillyville is a zippy tale written in rhyme about a young boy’s daydream. Reminiscent of Dr. Seuss’s Wacky Wednesday, many things are topsy-turvy in Sillyville.

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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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Five Family Favorites with Linda Ashman, Author of Over the River & Through the Wood

| November 19, 2015 | 0 Comments
Five Family Favorites with Linda Ashman, Author of Over the River & Through the Wood

In looking at the list, the common themes seem to be naughtiness and humor—especially of the silly, slapstick variety. So here goes:

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Emma Shevah, the author of Dream on, Amber | Speed Interview

| October 19, 2015 | 0 Comments
Emma Shevah, the author of Dream on, Amber | Speed Interview

Which five words best describe Dream On, Amber?

Oh boy. That’s tricky. How about warm, witty, heartbreaking, upbeat and booyakasha.

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That One Time Lauren Oliver Interviewed H.C. Chester About Curiosity House

| September 30, 2015 | 0 Comments
That One Time Lauren Oliver Interviewed H.C. Chester About Curiosity House

Bestselling author Lauren Oliver and notorious relics collector H.C. Chester interview each other about Curiosity House: The Shrunken Head (HarperCollins, 2015).

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Everyone Loves Bacon, by Kelly DiPucchio | Book Review

| September 1, 2015 | 0 Comments
Everyone Loves Bacon, by Kelly DiPucchio | Book Review

This charming story centers on a strip of narcissistic Bacon. As the “toast of the town,” Bacon is loved by everyone, causing him to forget about his true friends.

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Finding Audrey, by Sophie Kinsella | Book Review

| August 20, 2015 | 1 Comment
Finding Audrey, by Sophie Kinsella | Book Review

Sophie Kinsella is the bestselling author of The Shopaholic Series. Her hilarious style of writing will entrance readers of any age.

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Coming Soon … The Day the Crayons Came Home, by Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers

| August 5, 2015 | 4 Comments
Coming Soon … The Day the Crayons Came Home, by Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers

The countdown is on for the release of The Day the Crayons Came Home (on sale August 18th 2015), the sequel to the New York Times best selling kids book The Day the Crayons Quit, written by Drew Daywalt and illustrated by Oliver Jeffers.

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Edda: A Little Valkyrie’s First Day At School, by Adam Auerbach | Book Review

Edda: A Little Valkyrie’s First Day At School, by Adam Auerbach | Book Review

This book, wonderfully written and illustrated by Adam Auerbach, provides a fun and imaginative tale, with a uniquely voiced female character at its center.

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Will Mabbitt, Author of The Unlikely Adventures of Mabel Jones | Speed Interview

| July 19, 2015 | 1 Comment
Will Mabbitt, Author of The Unlikely Adventures of Mabel Jones | Speed Interview

Will Mabbitt writes. He writes in cafes, on trains, on the toilet, and sometimes in his head when his laptop runs out of power. The Unlikely Adventures of Mabel Jones is his first book. Another one is coming soon.

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