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The Children’s Book Review | January 15, 2014

Candlewick Young Adult BooksEnter to win a prize pack with 6 of the listed Candlewick titles from TIME Magazine’s Top 100 Young Adult Books.

One (1) winner receives:

  • A copy of The Tiger Rising, by Kate DiCamillo.
  • A copy of Feed, by M.T. Anderson.
  • A copy of A Monster Calls, by Patrick Ness
  • A copy of The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane.
  • A copy of Boy Proof, by Cecil Castellucci.
  • A copy of The Knife of Never Letting Go, by Patrick Ness.

Giveaway begins January 15, 2015, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends January 31, 2015, at 11:59 P.M. PST.

Sometimes, as I ponder tactics for encouraging the “reluctant readers” in my life (typically late-elementary through middle-school boys), I cast my mind back to an earlier generation’s paragon of averseness, Mikey [Life cereal commercial]. Only instead of confronting Mikey with healthy breakfast cereal, in