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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

By Bianca Schulze, The Children’s Book Review
Published: December 17, 2010

When you enter, you could win a paperback copy of the Newbery award-winning When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead. Not to mention a book plate signed by this talented author. Giveaway begins December 17, 2010, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends January 16, 2011, at 11:59 P.M. PST.

Reading level: Ages 9-12

Paperback: 208 pages

Book overview: This remarkable novel holds a fantastic puzzle at its heart.